Blissus leucopterus


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Noun1.Blissus leucopterus - small black-and-white insect that feeds on cereal grassesBlissus leucopterus - small black-and-white insect that feeds on cereal grasses
lygaeid, lygaeid bug - a true bug: usually bright-colored; pest of cultivated crops and some fruit trees
Blissus, genus Blissus - chinch bugs
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The fatty acid compositions of phospholipids and triacylglycerols from two chinch bug species Blissus leucopterus leucopterus and Blissus iowensis (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae) are similar in the characteristic dipteran pattern.
Infection of chinch bug, Blissus leucopterus leucopterus (Hemiptera: Lygaeidaea), adults by Beauveria bassiana (Deuteromycotina: Hyphomycetes) conidia in soil under controlled temperature and moisture conditions.
Muller]}, spring melting out [caused by Drechslera poae (Baudys) Shoem], seedling damping off (caused by Pythium, Rhizoctonia, and Fusarium spp.), and chinch bug (Blissus leucopterus hirtus Montandon).