Encarsia

Encarsia

a genus of parasitic wasp used in the BIOLOGICAL CONTROL of whitefly.
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A revision of the species of Encarsia Foerster (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) from India and adjacent countries.
Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Mexico, with description of a new species of Encarsia (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae).
2012), we obtained 2 species of egg parasitoids naturally occurring in tomato crops in Argentina: Trichogrammapretiosum (Riley, 1879) (Trichogrammatidae) and Encarsia porteri (Mercet, 1928) (Aphelinidae) (Luft et al.
Dozier (1928) propuso que Ablerus dozieri (Darling y Johnson 1984) era un parasitoide de Encarsia perniciosi Tower que parasitaba la escama de San Jose, Diaspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock).
parasitoides como Eretmocerus spp y Encarsia spp y entomopatogenos como Lecanicillium lecanii y Beauveria bassiana, se estan usando mas frecuentemente.
The use of Aphelinidae parasitoids (Hymenoptera) has yielded satisfactory results in numerous examples of biological control of whiteflies such as Encarsia formosa Gahan (Hoddle 2004; Pilkington et al.
Two new species of Encarsia Foerster (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) from the states of San Luis Potosi and Tabasco, Mexico.
The parasite-host relationship between Encarsia formosa (Hym: Aphelinidae) and Trialeurodes vaporariorum (Hom: Aleyrodidae).
2006) sostienen que el imidacloprid puede utilizarse dentro de una estrategia MIP debido a que este resulto poco toxico (20%) para ninfas de mosquita blanca (Trialeurodes vaporariorum (Westwood)) parasitadas con Encarsia formosa Gahan.
7-9), one of which, vouchered as slide E2016-2002, contained an adult female of Encarsia lounsburyi (Berlese & Paoli) (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) and is a new host association for this species.