planthopper


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Noun1.planthopper - related to the leafhoppers and spittlebugs but rarely damages cultivated plants
homopteran, homopterous insect - insects having membranous forewings and hind wings
treehopper - small leaping insect that sucks juices of branches and twigs
lantern fly, lantern-fly - large brightly marked tropical insect with a process like a snout that was formerly thought to emit light
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Photosynthesis and translocation of assimilates in rice plants following phloem feeding by the planthopper Nilaparvatalugens (Homoptera: Delphacidae).
Influence of environment and climate on occurrence of the cixiid planthopper Hyalesthes obsoletus, the vector of the grapevine disease 'bois noir'.
5, 1985 banning the use of 57 varieties of pesticides in response to a serious outbreak of brown planthopper infestation.
That short list is comprised of one treehopper (Membracidae), two leafhoppers (Cicadellidae), one jumping plant lice (Psyllidae) and one planthopper (Cixiidae).
09 a Treatments Density of planthopper population (per hill) 03 Sept.
Transgenic cry1C or cry2A rice has no adverse impacts on the life-table parameters and population dynamics of the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens (Hemiptera: Delphacidae).
New research published in Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters identifies five chemicals that trigger rice plants to fend off a common pest the white-backed planthopper, Sogatella furcifera.
For example, in a study carried in the Philippines, insects in the order Odonata are listed as being recorded feeding on the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens (Stal) (Hemiptera: Delphacidae), a well-known pest of rice plants (Oryza sativa L.
This planthopper was recorded in Otamendi, Parana River delta, in the province of Buenos Aires (Argentina).
The effect of competition treatment, planthopper species, sex, and their interaction on survivorship (sexes pooled), development time, and body length was analyzed using ANOVA and treatment means were compared with Sidak's adjustment for multiple comparisons (SAS 1990).
Resistance to tungro and brown planthopper is being incorporated and several lines with resistance to blast and bacterial blight have been selected from earlier crosses.