Invasive Species Compendium

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Advances in research on biological control of the coconut mite, Aceria guerreronis Keifer in Sri Lanka.

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This paper summarizes research on the potential of Neoseiulus baraki (a parasitic mite) and Hirsutella thompsonii (an entomopathogenic fungus) as biological control agents of A. guerreronis on coconut in Sri Lanka.