Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

The increase of insect pests in Eucalyptus.

Abstract

Aprostocetus sp., Ophelimus eucalypti and Megastigmus sp. (probably Megastigmus eucalypti) identified in Italy are described. The extent of infestation and damage in Eucalyptus plantations is discussed. Possible methods of biological control are briefly examined.