Adelges


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Related to Adelges: Adelgidae, Hemlock woolly adelgid, Adelges tsugae, Balsam woolly adelgid
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Noun1.Adelges - type genus of the Adelgidae: plant liceAdelges - type genus of the Adelgidae: plant lice
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Adelges piceae, balsam woolly aphid - a variety of adelgid
Adelges abietis, spruce gall aphid - a variety of adelgid
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Sasajiscymnus tsugae (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) has been reared as a predator that specifically targets the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (HWA, Hemiptera: Adelgidae: Adelges tsugae), a very destructive pest of the Eastern and Carolina Hemlock.
Evidence of a polymorphic life cycle in the hemlock woolly adelgid, Adelges tsugae Annand (Homoptera: Adelgidae).
Over the past two decades, several exotic pests, such as the balsam woolly adelgid, Adelges piceae (Rathzeburg), beech scale, Cryptococcus fagisuga Lind.
Understanding the response of stands infested with hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA, Adelges tsugae) is a critical step in identifying the influences this introduced insect will have on ecosystem processes and landscape dynamics.
The exotic hemlock woolly adelgid, Adelges tsugae (Annand) (HWA), currently threatens to destroy the hemlock forests throughout the eastern United States (McClure, 1997).
Hemlock woolly adelgid, Adelges tsugae Annand (Hemiptera: Adelgidae), is an exotic insect species capable of rapidly reducing populations of eastern hemlock throughout the eastern United States (McClure & Fergione 1977; Buck et al.