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BioControl 3/2022

Issue 3/2022


Table of Contents (10 Articles)

21-03-2022 | Forum Paper

Intraguild predation does not necessarily have negative effects on pest biological control: insights from a multiple consumer-multiple resource food web population model
Michel Iskin da S. Costa, Lucas dos Anjos


Ground beetle assemblages and distribution of functional traits in olive orchards and vineyards depend on the agricultural management practice
Lucija Šerić Jelaska, Lara Ivanković Tatalović, Fran Kostanjšek, Tomislav Kos

29-03-2022 | Original Article

Effects of intraguild predation and cannibalism in two generalist phytoseiid species on prey density of the pink citrus rust mite in the presence of high-quality food
Yuta Tsuchida, Shinichi Masui, Atsushi Kasai

Open Access 28-02-2022

Diets for Tamarixia triozae adults before releasing in augmentative biological control
Chen Chen, Xiong Z. He, Peng Zhou, Qiao Wang


The role of intercrops of eggplant and cowpea on the control of Leucinodes orbonalis guenee (Lepidoptera: Crambidae)
Seyed Ali Asghar Fathi

Open Access 09-04-2022

Molecular and morphological identification of the alfalfa weevil larval parasitoids Bathyplectes anura and Bathyplectes curculionis to estimate the rate of parasitism
Alexandre Levi-Mourao, Pilar Muñoz, Pedro Cerda-Bennasser, Roberto Meseguer, Xavier Pons


The effect of mixtures of Bacillus thuringiensis-based insecticide and multiple nucleopolyhedrovirus of Lymantria dispar L. in combination with an optical brightener on L. dispar larvae
Yuriy Akhanaev, Sergey Pavlushin, Olga Polenogova, Tatyana Klementeva, Darya Lebedeva, Olesya Okhlopkova, Alexey Kolosov, Vyacheslav Martemyanov


Chemotactic response and motility of the mollusc parasitic nematode Phasmarhabditis papillosa towards mucus from different mollusc species
Žiga Laznik, Kristijan Franin, Stanislav Trdan, Matej Vidrih, Ivana Majić


Biological control of a fungus Ustilaginoidea virens causing false smut of rice
Mathew S. Baite, S. R. Prabhukarthikeyan, S. Raghu


Best of both worlds: The thermal physiology of Hydrellia egeriae, a biological control agent for the submerged aquatic weed, Egeria densa in South Africa
Rosali Smith, Julie Angela Coetzee, Martin Patrick Hill

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