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- Schuster, D.J., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Environmental entomology 1996 v.25 no.6 pp. 1415-1420
- parasitism; parasitoids; entomopathogenic nematodes; Scapteriscus borellii; biological control agents; Tachinidae; Scapteriscus vicinus; population density; Steinernema; natural enemies; biological control; Florida
- ... The effects of classical biological control on pest mole crickets, Scapteriscus spp., in Florida were examined. Incidence of infection of sound-trapped Scapteriscus spp. by the entomopathogenic nematode Steinernema scapterisci Nguyen & Smart ranged from 0 to 45.3% for collections made near Gainesville and Bradenton during 1991, 1992, and 1994. Twelve of 49 mole cricket collections from 15 counties ...