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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Anoplophora glabripennis</i> (Motschulsky), Asian longhorned beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).

A. glabripennis is a wood borer (xylophagous) that develops in several families of broadleaf trees. This chapter presents information on the pest status in Canada, followed by a comprehensive background on previous studies on this pest, review of the application of biological control in these...

Author(s)
Turgeon, J. J.; Smith, M. T.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sirex noctilio</i> Fabricius (Hymenoptera: Siricidae).

Since first detection of S. noctilio in Canada in 2005, there has been considerable debate about its potential impact in the country. This debate stems from its pest status elsewhere; in its native range in Eurasia and northern Africa S. noctilio is typically a secondary pest of Pinus spp....

Author(s)
Ryan, K.; Smith, S. M.; Turgeon, J. J.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Strobilomyia neanthracina</i> Michelsen and <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">S. appalachensis</i> Michelsen, spruce cone maggots (Diptera: Anthomyiidae).

This chapter focuses on white spruce cone maggot (Strobilomyia neanthracina) and black spruce cone maggot (Strobilomyia appalachensis) attacking spruce (Picea spp.) in both natural stands and seed orchards in Canada, and provides an overview of the parasitoids, predators, entomophilic nematodes and ...

Author(s)
Sweeney, J. D.; Brockerhoff, E. G.; Kenis, M.; Turgeon, J. J.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Cydia strobilella</i> (L.), spruce seed moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae).

This chapter focuses on spruce seed moth, Cydia strobilella, infesting Picea spp., including Picea glauca, Picea engelmannii, Picea sitchensis, Picea mariana, Picea rubens and Picea pungens in Canada, and provides an overview of the biological control agents, entomopathogens (fungi and bacteria)...

Author(s)
Brockerhoff, E. G.; Kenis, M.; Turgeon, J. J.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter