First evidence of thaumastocoris peregrinus (heteroptera: Thaumastocoridae) feeding from mesophyll of eucalyptus leaves

Article English RESTRICTED
Santadino, Marina; Brentassi, Maria Eugenia; Fanello, Diego Darío; Coviella, Carlos Eduardo;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1093/ee/nvw163
  • Subject: BRONZE BUG | CHLOROPHYLL | FEEDING BEHAVIOR | MESOPHYLL | SALIVARY DEPOSIT | Otras Ciencias Biológicas | Ciencias Biológicas | CIENCIAS NATURALES Y EXACTAS

The bronze bug, Thaumastocoris peregrinus Carpintero & Dellapé , 2006 (Heteroptera: Thaumastocoridae) originally restricted to Australia, is an important emerging pest of Eucalyptus plantations in the Southern Hemisphere. It feeds on mature leaves, causing the loss of p... View more
Share - Bookmark