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- Sharkey, M.J., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of economic entomology 2003 v.96 no.1 pp. 21-24
- Scymnus; predation; biological development; developmental stages; fecundity; longevity; gender differences; biological control agents; Glycine max; soybeans; predators; Aphis (Aphididae); life tables; Kentucky
- ... A field population of Scymnus louisianae Chapin (Coccinellidae) was found attacking soybean aphids, Aphis glycines Matsumura (Aphidae), a pest recently introduced into Kentucky. This coccinellid had not previously been found in Kentucky. A greenhouse population of S. louisianae was established and its predation on A. glycines studied under laboratory conditions. Total time to develop from egg to a ...