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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Phyllotreta cruciferae</i> (Goeze), crucifer flea beetle and <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">P. striolata</i> (Fabricius), striped flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae).

This chapter provides information on pest status of the crucifer flea beetle, Phyllotreta cruciferae, and striped flea beetle, P. striolata (primary pests of brassicaceous oilseed crops and vegetables across Canada), followed by a comprehensive background on previous studies, review of the use of...

Author(s)
Soroka, J. J.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Plutella xylostella</i> (L.), diamondback moth (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae).

The diamondback moth, P. xylostella, is globally distributed and a destructive oligophagous pest of Brassicaceae crops. This chapters presents information on pest status in Canada, followed by a comprehensive background on previous studies, review of the use of biological control in these...

Author(s)
Munir, S.; Dosdall, L. M.; Soroka, J. J.; Olfert, O.; Andrahennadi, R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Adelphocoris lineolatus</i> (Goeze), alfalfa plant bug (Hemiptera: Miridae).

This chapter focuses on alfalfa plant bug, Adelphocoris lineolatus, and provides an overview of its occurrence particularly on lucerne in Canada, the biological control agents and parasitoids that have been used to date for its management, the release of Peristenus adelphocoridis, Peristenus...

Author(s)
Soroka, J. J.; Carl, K.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Lygus</i> spp., plant bugs (Hemiptera: Miridae).

This chapter focuses on plant bugs (Lygus spp.) infesting vegetables, fruits, greenhouse crops, rape (Brassica napus [Brassica napus var. oleifera]), Brassica rapa [Brassica campestris] and lucerne in Canada, and provides an overview of the biological control agents and parasitoids that have been...

Author(s)
Broadbent, A. B.; Mason, P. G.; Lachance, S.; Whistlecraft, J. W.; Soroka, J. J.; Kuhlmann, U.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Delia radicum</i> (L.), cabbage maggot (Diptera: Anthomyiidae).

This chapter focuses on cabbage maggot, Delia radicum, infesting rape (Brassica napus var. oleifera), white mustard (Sinapis alba), rutabaga (Brassica napus var. napobrassica), radish (Raphanus sativus), turnip (Brassica rapa (Brassica campestris) var. rapa), broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage and ...

Author(s)
Soroka, J. J.; Kuhlmann, U.; Floate, K. D.; Whistlecraft, J.; Holliday, N. J.; Boivin, G.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter