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- Manners, Andrew G.; Palmer, William A.; Burgos, Armando; McCarthy, Jayd; Walter, Gimme H.
- Biological control 2011 v.58 no.3 pp. 262-270
- Membracidae, etc ; Duranta; Hemiptera; Jacaranda mimosifolia; Lantana camara; Myoporum; Tecoma stans; biological control agents; host plants; insects; quarantine; surveys; weeds; Australia; Mexico; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... Aconophora compressa Walker (Hemiptera: Membracidae) was released in 1995 against the weed lantana in Australia, and is now found on multiple host plant species. The intensity and regularity at which A. compressa uses different host species was quantified in its introduced Australian range and also its native Mexican range. In Australia, host plants fell into three statistically defined categories ...