By Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino

The Concise Illustrated Dictionary of Biocontrol Terms contains easy terminology concerning the organic regulate of pests, including cutting-edge clinical and sensible phrases, for expedient comprehension and research of current, forecasted or in situ pest administration difficulties. additionally, it additionally presents the names of the most typical insecticides and predators commercially to be had in numerous continents (Americas, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa), in addition to aim pests and ailments of those brokers, making it a tangible software for recommended administration activities. The dictionary is copiously illustrated with unique images clarifying the main common phrases and the identification of organisms in biocontrol expertise, with content material that's either scientifically rigorous and clear.

The organic regulate of pests utilizing dwelling organisms, or items from their actions, is an self reliant department of technology in line with a number of disciplines together with common biology, zoology, entomology, phytopathology, microbiology and others. consequently, the sector of organic keep watch over has its personal particular terminology that should be understood and utilized adequately throughout this number of disciplines, together with between these forthcoming the sphere from a special specialty and who could have trouble figuring out the phrases utilized by specialists within the box.

This compact illustrated consultant will entice the medical group operating in built-in pest administration disciplines, in addition to these discovering, learning, and dealing with curiosity in preserving ordinary assets at a world, neighborhood, and person point, in a number of destinations together with the lab, backyard, box, or forest.

  • Enables figuring out of the terminology utilized in organic regulate for execs, researchers and scholars in numerous clinical fields
  • Features transparent photos and images to aid establish bugs and pathogens
  • Ideal for in situ use in either the lab and box pest administration protocols

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Checkmate ORL-F synthetic pheromone for mating disruption in the control of the omnivorous leafroller, Platynota stultana. Manufactured by Suterra, LLCCP Pheromones, USA. Checkmate PTB-F synthetic pheromone for mating disruption in the control of the peach tree borer, Synanthedon exitiosa. Manufactured by Suterra, LLCCP Pheromones, USA. C Checkmate puffer CM/OFM synthetic pheromone for mating disruption in the control of the codling moth, Cydia pomonella; and oriental fruit moth, Grapholita molesta in apple, pear, peach, nectarine, and other crops.

Xylostella, and C. marginiventris (=Apanteles marginicentris) used for 50 C C Figure 22 Cottony cushion scale. Photo by permission of Clemson University, USDA Cooperative Extension Slide Series. Figure 21 Parasitoid wasp, Cotesia sp. Photo by permission of Andrew W Meeds, University of Missouri, USA. control of Lepidopteran larvae, such as diamondback moth (Figure 21). Crayfish plague see Krebspest. Cricket-paralysis virus viruses in the family Picornaviridae. Initially reported from the African field cricket, Gryllus bimaculatus, and subsequently from Australian species including oceanic field cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus, and black field crickets, T.

Bloomtime Biological trademark for bactericide based on the bacterium Pantoea agglomerans strain E325; used for control of fireblight disease on apples and pears. Figure 24 Blister beetle. Photo by permission of Joyce Gross, Berkeley Natural History Museum, University of California, Berkeley. Figure 25 Striped blister beetle adult. Photo by permission of Clemson University, USDA Cooperative Extension Slide Series. B 36 B Manufacturer by Northwest agricultural products, USA. Blue Circle trademark for mycofungicides based on the bacterium Burkholderia cepacia; used for control of soil pathogens in the genera of Fusarium, Pythium, and some species of phytonematodes.

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