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- Rush, Charles M., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Crop protection 2019 v.116 pp. 188-195
- Bactericera cockerelli; Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum; Triozidae; imidacloprid; insecticide resistance; insects; pathogens; pesticide application; potatoes; progeny; thiamethoxam; zebra chip disease; California; Colorado; New Mexico; Texas
- ... The potato psyllid, Bactericera cockerelli (Šulc) (Hemiptera: Triozidae) is a vector of the pathogen (Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum) that causes zebra chip in potato. The insect and the disease are managed solely through insecticide applications. One of the primary insecticide chemistries used to suppress the psyllid includes various formulations of neonicotinoid (group 4A) insecticides and ...