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- Silva-Torres, C.S.A., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Bulletin of entomological research 2013 v.103 no.4 pp. 485-494
- Anthonomus grandis grandis; Aphididae; Eriopis connexa; Hemiptera; agroecosystems; at-risk population; canopy; cotton; crop production; fruit crops; insects; integrated pest management; lambda-cyhalothrin; pests; predators; pyrethrins; soil; Brazil; United States
- ... The ladybird beetle, Eriopis connexa (Germar) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae), is one of the commonest predators of aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in the cotton agroecosystem and in many other row and fruit crops in Brazil, and has been introduced into other countries such as the USA for purposes of aphid control. In addition, the boll weevil, Anthonomus grandis Boheman (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) is t ...