Anthonomus


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Noun1.Anthonomus - weevils destructive of cultivated plantsAnthonomus - weevils destructive of cultivated plants
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Curculionidae, family Curculionidae - true weevils: snout beetles
Anthonomus grandis, boll weevil - greyish weevil that lays its eggs in cotton bolls destroying the cotton
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Mulrooney JE, Goli D (1999) Efficacy and degradation of fipronil applied to cotton for control of Anthonomus grandis grandis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
A supervised control program for the pepper weevil, Anthonomus eugenii Cano, in Honduras, Central America.
A POPULATION GENETICS STUDY OF ESTERASE-4 AND BODY COLOR IN THE BOLL WEEVIL, ANTHONOMUS GRANDIS.
Diversity and distribution of parasitoids of Anthonomus eugenii (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from Mexico and prospects for biological control.
Since its entry into the United States from Mexico in 1892, the insect scientifically known as Anthonomus grandis Boheman spread throughout the South, forcing radical economic and social changes in areas that had been almost completely dependent on cotton production.
These surveys resulted in the identification of 3 additional candidate natural enemies; a flower-bud feeding weevil, Anthonomus tenebrosus Boheman (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), collected from TSA in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, and 2 leaf-feeding beetles; Platyphora sp.
Just one Anthonomus eugenii larva among 100 peppers could be a harbinger of serious yield losses later in the season.
1992) found that variations in microclimate conditions around individual pheromone traps are responsible for considerable inter-trap variation in the capture of Anthonomus grandis Boheman.
Biochemistry and physiology of aestivo-hibernation in the adult apple blossom weevil, Anthonomus pomorum (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).