maidis (Hemiptera: Aphididae
) according to Fonseca et al.
Survey of entomopathogenic fungi naturally infecting aphids (Homoptera: Aphididae
) of irrigated grain crops in Southwestern Idaho.
They are commonly induced by nematodes and mites, and sometimes by insects (such as Thysanoptera, Hemiptera: Aphididae
and Hemiptera: Adelgidae) (Table 1).
However, since 2013 the sugarcane aphid, Melanaphis sacchari (Zehntner) (Hemiptera: Aphididae
), has become the most important pest for this crop in the state of Guanajuato (SENASICA 2014), causing crop losses of up to 100% (Lopez-Gutierrez et al.
APHIDS (HEMIPTERA: APHIDIDAE
) AND ITS PARASITOIDS (HYMENOPTERA) IN SORGHUM CROPS IN THE STATES OF COLIMA AND TAMAULIPAS, MEXICO
So far, six genera and 12 species (the genus Kaburagia including three subspecies) have been recognized in this group (Eastop and Lambers, 1976; Zhang et al., 1999; Yang et al., 2010; Ren et al., 2013, 2017), and they have been placed in the subtribe Melaphidina of tribe Fordini (Hemiptera, Aphididae
, Eriosomatinae) (Eastop and Lambers, 1976; Blackman and Eastop, 1994; Favret, 2013).
Commonly referred to as plant lice or greenflies, aphids are a taxon of small, soft bodied insects belonging to the order Hemiptera, suborder Sternorrhyncha, superfamily Aphidoidea and family Aphididae
(Blackman and Eastop, 2012).
Population dynamics of the wheat aphid, Schizaphis graminum, (Rondani) (Homoptera, Aphididae
) and its natural enemies in the field.
The green peach aphid, Myzus persicae Sulzer (Homoptera: Aphididae
) is considered to be with wide host range.
Propositions of using lacewings in integrated management programs include Alabama argillacea (Hubner, 1818) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae); aphids Aphis gossypii (Glover, 1877), Schizaphis graminum (Rondani, 1852) and Rhodobium porosum (Sanderson, 1900) (Hemiptera: Aphididae
); some citrus mealybugs Coccus sp (Hemiptera: Coccidea), Orthezia sp.
In the current study, the aphids were represented by only two species: Sitobion avenae, which exibited greater abundance (85%) (Hemiptera: Aphididae
), and Rhopalosiphum padi (15%) (Hemiptera: Aphididae
ABSTRACT: Field experiment was conducted at the farm of Faculty of Agriculture, Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan to determine integrated effect of nitrogenous fertilizer and synthetic insecticides on aphid, Lipaphis erysimi (Kaltenbach) (Homoptera: Aphididae
) population in canola crop during 2010-11.