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Abstract

Potential phytophagous insects of Pteridium revolutum (Blume) Nakai, an invasive fern.

Abstract

The article reports an observation on the phytophagous behaviour by the insect larvae of two insect species on a fern, Pteridium revolutum, which is fast emerging as an invasive plant species threatening local biodiversity and wildlife in Kerala State, India.