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Noun1.Dysdercus - a genus of slender long-legged bugs that feed on the developing seeds of cotton and stain itDysdercus - a genus of slender long-legged bugs that feed on the developing seeds of cotton and stain it
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
cotton stainer - a true bug: bug that damages and stains the lint of developing cotton
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Toxicity, abnormalities and effect on protein pattern by methoprene (ZR-515) on 4th immature stages of red cotton stainer, Dysdercus koenigii (Fabr.).
and Farooq, M., 2014.Evaluation of three different insect pathogenic fungi for the control of Dysdercus koenigii and Oxycarenus hyalinipennis.
(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), and Dysdercus koenigii (F.) (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae) was reported by Ghatak & Bhusan (1995) and Suryakala et al.
Insecticidal action of the polyphenolic rich fraction from the stem bark of Sterlus asper on Dysdercus cingulatus.
This was also observed in eggs of Dysdercus cingulatus (F.) (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae) treated with the extract of Padina pavonica (L.) (Phaeophyceae), in which embryogenesis was interrupted after the third day of embryonic development, due to the action of the extract (SAHAYARAJ & KALIDAS, 2011).
Predatory potential and stage preference of reduviid predator, Allaeocranum quadrisignatum (Reuter) on Dysdercus cingulatus Fabricius.
coccus degeneren solo hasta el final de la vitelogenesis, sugiere que sus celulas nutricias, ademas de enviar ribosomas y mitocondrias a los ovocitos (Ramirez-Cruz 2012), pudieran proporcionar ademas por ejemplo lipidos, tal como sucede en Lygus lineolaris (Palisot de Beauvois, 1818) (Hemiptera:Miridae) (Ma y Ramaswamy 1987) o proteinas como en el caso de Dysdercus intermedius Distant, 1902 (Hemiptera:Pyrrhocoridae) (Biczkowski y Dittman 1995).
Red Cotton Bug, scientifically known as Dysdercus cingulatus, is small insect of about 12-14 mm in length, with deep red legs and antennae.
muricata (PARRAHENAO et al., 2007b); Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius, 1889) (Aleyrodidae) e Dysdercus koenigii (Fabricius, 1775) (Pyrrhocoridae) com A.