Anasa tristis


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Noun1.Anasa tristis - large black American bug that sucks sap of vines of the gourd familyAnasa tristis - large black American bug that sucks sap of vines of the gourd family
coreid, coreid bug - a true bug
Anasa, genus Anasa - squash bugs
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Ejemplos de especies consideradas como plagas son Anasa tristis De Geer, "el chinche de las cucurbitaceas" e Hypselonotus lanceolatus, cuyo hospedero es el araza (Eugenia stipitata M.
Similarly, other pests, for example the squash bug, Anasa tristis (DeGeer), and the American palm cixiid, Myndus crudus Van Duzee, are favored by the use of organic mulches (Howard & Oropeza 1998; Cranshaw et al.
Its feeding spreads wilt diseases, which can kill the vines overnight; its reproductive prowess is awesome; and it is tough: Even when I was still using "organically approved" insecticides, such as rotenone, Anasa tristis simply shrugged off my desperate applications.