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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(2014) Combining 1,4-dimethoxybenzene, the major flower volatile of wild strawberry Fragaria vesca, with the aggregation pheromone of the strawberry blossom weevil Anthonomus rubi improves attraction.
2010), and the curculionids Anthonomus grandis Boheman (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Burke 1959; Grodowitz & Brewer 1987), Neochetina eichhorniae Warner (Coleoptera: Brachyceridae) (Grodowitz et al.
Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.), after harvest, normally regrowth and produces new reproductive structures (Greenberg et al., 2007), which in the off-season period serve as refuge and feed for the boll weevil (Anthonomus grandisYang et al., 2006; Greenberg et al., 2007; Santos, 2015), the main pest of the Brazilian cotton crop (Miranda & Rodrigues, 2015).
Selection of Beauveria bassiana sensu lato and Metarhizium anisopliae sensu lato isolates as microbial control agents against the boll weevil (Anthonomus grandis) in Argentina.
Effects of black-eyed pea trypsin/chymotrypsin inhibitor on proteolytic activity and on development of Anthonomus grandis.
Morphospecie 1 0 0 0 0 Coccinellidae Coleomegilla quadrifasciata 0 0 0 0 (Schonherr, 1808) Dermaptera Forficulidae Forficulidae morphospecie 1 0 0 0 0 Forficulidae morphospecie 2 1 0 1 0.3 Hemiptera Nabidae Nabidae morphospecie 1 0 1 1 0.3 Naucoridae Naucoridae morphospecie 1 0 0 0 0 Mesoveliidae Mesoveliidae morphospecie 1 0 0 0 0 Pentatomidae Asopinae morphospecie 1 1 0 1 0.3 88 42 130 35.0 PHYTOPHAGOUS Coleoptera Byrrhidae Byrrhidae morphospecie 1 1 0 1 0.3 Curculionidae Anthonomus sp.
The tiny pest, called Anthonomus Spilotus, has already hit harvests on continental Europe, some by as much as 25%.
Molecular diagnosis of populational variants of Anthonomus grandis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in North America.
The chilhuacle chili has various problems of a phytosanitary nature, such as the pepper weevil (Anthonomus eugenii Cano) and insect vectors of viruses (aphids and whiteflies).