leaf miner

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Synonyms for leaf miner

any of various small moths or dipterous flies whose larvae burrow into and feed on leaf tissue especially of the family Gracilariidae

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According to the results of the study of the fluctuations of the different stages of the leafminer for the three varieties (Washington navel, Clementine and Portuguese), the activity of Phyllocnistis citrella is characterized by two distinct periods.
Chemical analysis of female volatiles and field response of the coffee leafminer moth (Lepidoptera: Lyonetiidae) to stereoisomers of its major sex pheromone component.
He suggested growers that they must use agriculture department recommended pesticides if Leafminer and other insects attack was witnessed.
Natural parasitism of Leafminer Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess) in jalapeno pepper in Northern Sinaloa, Mexico.
One dominant gene conferring the resistance to the leafminer, Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess) Diptera: Agromyzidae in melon (Cucumis melo L.
Key words: Phyllocnistis citrilla, Citrus leafminer, Genetic response.
Natural diet consisted of house fly Musca domestica, citrus leafminer Phyllocnistis citrella and mosquito larvae.
Effects of Melia azedarach (Meliaceae) fruit extracts on the leafminer Liriomyza huidobrensis (Diptera: Agromyzidae): assessment in laboratory and field experiments.
He tested phosphine fumigation under high oxygen levels against four different pests - western flower thrips, leafminer pupae, grape mealybug eggs and Indianmeal moth, eggs and purpae.
Leafminer pupae control was also improved when oxygen was introduced: At normal oxygen levels, more than 70 percent survived, but only 16 percent were still alive at 40 percent oxygen, and just 1 percent survived at 80 percent oxygen.
Molecular and biological characterization of native Bacillus thuringiensis strains for controlling tomato leafminer (Tuta absoluta Meyrick) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Colombia.
In his address, Alruichida said that tomato leafminer is considered as one of the most dangerous pest that originated from South America.
Common pests include leafminer, mites, and psyllid.
Pathogenicity of entomopathogenic fungi Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Clavicipitaceae) isolates to the adult pea leafminer (Diptera: Agromyzidae) and prospects of an autoinoculation device for infection in the field.