Navigation Links
Integrated pest managment techniques can help manage the Bagrada bug
Date:12/2/2013

The Bagrada bug, an invasive stink bug, was discovered in the western hemisphere in 2008 near Los Angeles, CA, presumably introduced via container shipments arriving at the Port of Long Beach. Since then it has spread throughout southern California, southern areas of Arizona, Nevada, and Utah, southern and west-central New Mexico, and western Texas.

In an article in the latest issue of the Journal of Integrated Pest Managment called "Bagrada hilaris (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), An Invasive Stink Bug Attacking Cole Crops in the Southwestern United States," the authors discuss the host plants that the Bagrada bugs feed on, and the times of the year when their populations are likely to peak. The artice also provides information on the insect's biology and host range in the United States that will facilitate the development of Integrated Pest Management strategies.


'/>"/>

Contact: Richard Levine
rlevine@entsoc.org
301-731-4535
Entomological Society of America
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Creating smaller, and more powerful, integrated circuits
2. Risk assessment team on Bt plants wins Integrated Pest Management Award
3. UT Arlington research to benefit quality, flow in 150-mile Integrated Pipeline
4. Emotient and iMotions Partner to Offer Unique Integrated Facial Expression Recognition, Bio Sensor and Eye Tracking Solution for Usability, Gaming, Market and Academic/ Scientific Research
5. Integrated Biometrics Introduces Sherlock
6. CellTrust SecureSMS PULSE Integrated to Santech Health for Secure Text Messaging of Biometrics and PHI will be Demonstrated at HIMSS 2013
7. EU BON: Working towards integrated and comprehensive global biodiversity data
8. Integrated Biometrics présente Sherlock, le capteur dempreintes digitales le plus léger, le plus mince et le plus petit, certifié conformément à lAnnexe F Mobile ID
9. Integrated Biometrics stellt Sherlock vor - die weltweit leichtesten, dünnsten und kleinsten Appendix F Mobile ID-Fingerabdrucksensoren
10. Integrated Biometrics Apresenta Sherlock, o Menor, Mais Leve e Fino Sensor Appendix F Mobile ID
11. Integrated Biometrics Introduces Sherlock The Worlds Lightest, Thinnest, Smallest, Appendix F Mobile ID Fingerprint Sensors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Integrated pest managment techniques can help manage the Bagrada bug
(Date:5/20/2016)... MINNEAPOLIS , May 20, 2016  VoiceIt ... technology partnership with VoicePass. By working ... user experience.  Because VoiceIt and VoicePass take slightly ... two engines increases both security and usability. ... expressed excitement about this new partnership. ...
(Date:5/9/2016)... 9, 2016 Elevay is currently ... expanding freedom for high net worth professionals seeking travel ... globally connected world, there is still no substitute for ... duplicate sealing your deal with a firm handshake. This ... taking advantage of citizenship via investment programs like those ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... First quarter 2016:   , Revenues amounted ... quarter of 2015 The gross margin was 49% (27) ... the operating margin was 40% (-13) Earnings per share ... operations was SEK 249.9 M (21.2) , Outlook   ... M. The operating margin for 2016 is estimated to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016  Regular discussions on a range of subjects ... the two entities said Poloz. Speaking at a ... , he pointed to the country,s inflation target, which ... "In certain areas ... have common economic goals, why not sit down and address ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... NC (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Researchers ... the most commonly-identified miRNAs in people with peritoneal or pleural mesothelioma. Their findings are ... to read it now. , Diagnostic biomarkers are signposts in the blood, lung ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016   Boston Biomedical , an ... designed to target cancer stemness pathways, announced that ... Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. Food and ... cancer, including gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancer. Napabucasin is ... inhibit cancer stemness pathways by targeting STAT3, and ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 Houston Methodist Willowbrook ... Cy-Fair Sports Association to serve as their official ... Houston Methodist Willowbrook will provide sponsorship support, athletic ... with association coaches, volunteers, athletes and families. ... Cy-Fair Sports Association and to bring Houston Methodist ...
Breaking Biology Technology: