Phthorimaea


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Noun1.Phthorimaea - potato moths
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Gelechiidae, Gelechiidae - important economic pests
Phthorimaea operculella, potato tuberworm - larva of potato moth; mines in leaves and stems of e.g. potatoes and tobacco
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Integrated pest management in potato production in Yemen with special reference to the integrated biological control of the potato tuber moth (Phthorimaea operculella Zeller).
(2005), working with the potato tuber moth, phthorimaea operculella (Zeller), found that the water-trap caught in average 4 times more males that of the sticky trap and almost 15 times more than the funnel trap.
Selecao de linhagens de Trichogramma pretiosum para o controle das tracas Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) e Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller) (Lepidopteta: Gelechiidae).
Fertility life of Trichogramma pretiosum (Hym., Trichogrammatidae) in eggs of Tuta absoluta and Phthorimaea operculella (Lep., Gelechiidae) at different temperatures.
Resumen: El Laboratorio de Control Biologico de Corpoica desarrollo dos formulaciones con base en un aislamiento nativo dei granulovirus de Phthorimaea operculella extraido de larvas de Tecia solanivora para el control de estas polillas en campo.
Numerous life history studies of the potato tuberworm, Phthorimaea operculella Zeller (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), a serious pest that affects potato production worldwide, have been done (Langford & Cory 1932; Mukherjee 1949; Bartolini 1951; Stanev & Kaitazov 1962; Al-Ali et al.
Implementacion de tecnicas de control de calidad en el proceso productivo de un bioplaguicida a base del granulovirus de Phthorimaea operculella PhopGV.
solanivora y Phthorimaea operculella, evaluando como variables el ancho de la capsula cefalica, los signos de infeccion viral y la mortalidad.
Resistance of wild Lycopersicon species to the potato moth, Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).
The influence of food on Copidosoma koehleri (Hymenoptera Encyrtidae), and the use of flowering plants as a habitat management tool to enhance biological control of potato moth, Phthorimaea operculella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).
En la busqueda de alternativas para el manejo de plagas en papa, el Centro Internacional de la Papa (CIP) desarrollo un programa de mejoramiento para obtener materiales resistentes a las principales plagas del cultivo: polilla de la papa (Phthorimaea operculella Zeller, 1873), mosca minadora (Liriomyza huidobrensis Blanchard, 1926) y gorgojo de los Andes (Premnotrypes spp) (Raman et al.
Esta caracteristica ha sido observada en varias especies de lepidopteros (Boggs 1986), incluyendo la polilla de la papa Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller, 1873) (Gelechiidae) (Fenemore 1977).