Mexican bean beetle


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I have used Pediobius wasps for quite effective control of Mexican bean beetle.
Evaluation of vegetable soybean genotype for resistance to Mexican bean beetle (Coleoptera:Coccinrllidae).
maculiventris in an integrated pest management (IPM) program to control the Mexican bean beetle, Epilachna varivestis Mulsant, on snapbeans requires knowledge of predator susceptibility to recommended insecticides.
The strength and form of induced responses to Mexican bean beetle damage also varies among genotypes, and these induced responses affect beetle feeding preference, mortality, and growth in the lab (Kogan and Fischer 1991, Underwood 1997).
In contrast, female Mexican Bean beetles (Epilachna varivestis) reared as larvae on young, good-quality host foliage were heavier and flew longer than those reared on senescent, poor-quality foliage (Saks et al.
Field evaluation of soybeans for Mexican bean beetle resistance.
1971) as resistant to Mexican bean beetle (Epilachna varivestis Mulsant).
has stemmed from a discovery of three cultivars resistant to Mexican bean beetle (Epilachna varivestis Mulsant) (PI 171451, 229358, and 227687) (Van Duyn et al.
Both lines are determinate semidwarf [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] plant type and are resistant to Mexican bean beetle (Epilachna varivestis Mulsant).
Cousins to beneficial lady beetles, Mexican bean beetle adults are about a half inch long, with black spots on their copper-colored backs.
The Mexican bean beetle likewise has an early spring cycle and is best avoided by waiting until mid-June to sow beans.
Cynthia Westcott says the Mexican bean beetle is "doubtless the worst enemy of eastern home vegetable gardens.
Many a caterpillar, aphid, Mexican bean beetle, Colorado potato beetle, Japanese beetle, leafhopper, hornworm, and honeybee have met their fate between the bristly front legs of a hungry assassin.
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