Anthonomus grandis


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Related to Anthonomus grandis: Cotton Boll Weevil
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Noun1.Anthonomus grandis - greyish weevil that lays its eggs in cotton bolls destroying the cottonAnthonomus grandis - greyish weevil that lays its eggs in cotton bolls destroying the cotton
weevil - any of several families of mostly small beetles that feed on plants and plant products; especially snout beetles and seed beetles
Anthonomus, genus Anthonomus - weevils destructive of cultivated plants
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2010), and the curculionids Anthonomus grandis Boheman (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Burke 1959; Grodowitz & Brewer 1987), Neochetina eichhorniae Warner (Coleoptera: Brachyceridae) (Grodowitz et al.
Evaluation of the boll weevil Anthonomus grandis Boheman (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) suppression program in the state of Goias, Brazil.
What is the destructive cotton pest Anthonomus grandis better known as?
In typical agronomist/entomologist fashion, however, his were also the more scientific names like Anthonomus Grandis Grandis, Spodoptera Frugiperda and Erannis Tiliaria.
For years, the feeding habits and nutritional requirements of the boll weevil (Anthonomus grandis grandis) have been poorly understood, particularly in the subtropical and tropical region that extends from South Texas to Argentina.
Las especies consideradas como "plagas" incluyen: Trichapion godmani (Wagner), Scyphophorus acupunctatus Gyllenhal, Anthonomus eugenii Cano, Anthonomus grandis Boheman, Geraeus senilis (Gyllenhal) Nicentrites testaceipes (Champion), Hypera postica (Gyllenhal), Conotrachelus dimidiatus Champion.
Tamcot Pyramid has similar levels of resistance to aphids (Aphis gossypii Glover), thrips (Thrips and Frankliniella spp.), fleahopper [Pseudatomoscelis seriatus (Reuter)], boll weevil (Anthonomus grandis Boheman), tobacco budworm [Heliothis virescens (F.)], bollworm [Helicoverpa zea (Boddie)], and sweetpotato whitefly (Bemesia argentifolii Bellows & Perring), plus pathogens causing seed-seedling diseases (Pythium ultimum Trow and Rhizoctonia solani Kuhn), Verticillium wilt (Verticillium dahliae Kleb.), Fusarium wilt-root-knot nematode complex [F.