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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Lythrum salicaria</i> L., purple loosestrife (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Lythraceae</i>).

Purple loosestrife, L. salicaria, is an invasive wetland perennial of Eurasian origin that occurs in all Canadian provinces. Biological control is an important strategy for its long-term management. This chapter presents information on the weed status in Canada, followed by a comprehensive...

Author(s)
Corrigan, J.; Gillespie, D. R.; Clerck-Floate, R. de; Mason, P. G.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Risks and benefits of accidental introductions of biological control agents in Canada.

Author(s)
Mason, P. G.; Olfert, O. O.; Haye, T.; Gariepy, T. D.; Abram, P. K.; Gillespie, D. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Can native parasitoids benefit from accidental introductions of exotic biological control agents?

Author(s)
Haye, T.; Konopka, J. K.; Gariepy, T. D.; McNeil, J. N.; Mason, P. G.; Gillespie, D. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Impacts of North American native and introduced natural enemies on population dynamics of the invasive emerald ash borer.

Author(s)
Duan, J. J.; Bauer, L. S.; Driesche, R. G. van
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Exotic or native? Interspecific competition in the parasitization of the fruit fly <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Ceratitis cosyra</i>.

Author(s)
Souza, E. O. de; Ayelo, P.; Zannou, J.; Bokonon-Ganta, A. H.; Karlsson, M. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Info
Cover for Biological control programmes in Canada 2001-2012.

This volume (71 chapters), the fifth in a series documenting biological control programmes in Canada, presents new information on specific insect, weed or plant diseases, some of which are updates of on-going studies on historical biological control projects while other chapters report on...

Author(s)
Mason, P. G.; Gillespie, D. R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Acrolepiopsis assectella</i> (Zeller), leek moth (Lepidoptera: Acrolepiidae).

Leek moth, Acrolepiopsis assectella (Lepidoptera: Acrolepiidae), native to Europe, is an invasive alien pest of Allium spp. 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...

Author(s)
Mason, P. G.; Jenner, W. H.; Brauner, A.; Kuhlmann, U.; Cappuccino, N.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Cynoglossum officinale</i> (L.), houndstongue (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Boraginaceae</i>).

Houndstongue, C. officinale (Boraginaceae), is an invasive biennial or short-lived perennial of Eurasian origin that has been a problem particularly on rangelands in the southern interior of British Columbia and south-western Alberta in Canada. This chapter presents information on the status of the ...

Author(s)
Clerck-Floate, R. A. de
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Euphorbia esula</i> L., leafy spurge (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Euphorbiaceae</i>).

The primary focus of the leafy spurge biological control project in Canada since 2000 has been: (i) characterization of the relative abundance of Aphthona spp. in recently established and historical populations; (ii) understanding the impact and spread of the Aphthona spp.; and (iii) operational...

Author(s)
Bourchier, R. S.; Hezewijk, B. H. van
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Linaria dalmatica</i> (L.) Miller, Dalmatian toadflax (Plantaginaceae).

Dalmatian toadflax, Linaria dalmatica [L. genistifolia subsp. dalmatica], introduced to eastern North America from Europe at the turn of the 19th century, now occurs widely in Canada and the USA. Of the five insect agents tested and intentionally introduced for L. dalmatica biological control in...

Author(s)
Clerck-Floate, R. A. de; Turner, S. C.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642574)
Type
Book chapter

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