Insects associated with wild plants in Europe and the Middle East. Biological control of weeds surveys

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1980
Authors:R. W. Pemberton, Hoover E. M.
Journal:Miscellaneaous publications, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Pagination:33 pp
Keywords:Biological control of weeds, host plants, insect feeding, insect rearing, weeds

This publication lists 351 species of European insects that were collected or reared from 71 weeds of European origin. The insects species— specimens of which are in the USDA's Biological Control of Weeds Laboratory-Europe insect collection in Rome, Italy— are listed taxonomically and by host plant. The host plant listing includes data on rearing, feeding, and other insect-plant associations.

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