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Abstract

Forficula auricularia damage to kiwifruits.

Abstract

This paper focuses on the biology of Forficula auricularia infesting kiwifruits in Italy. The damage and yield losses caused by this pest on kiwifruit production and the efficacy of the available control methods against this pest are also discussed.