Biological Control Agents

International Symposia on Biological
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Pre-release studies



ArticleLead AuthorYear
Preliminary studies of a strain of the waterhyacinth mite from ArgentinaPerkins1971
The role of pre-release studies in developing a biocontrol strategy for hound's-tongue in CanadaDe Clerck-Floate1996
Demonstrating the potential for classical biological control of a weed prior to release of agents (ABSTRACT ONLY)Balciunas1996
Pre-release studies: synthesis of session 3Schroeder1996
Pre-Release Studies and the Selection of Biological Control Agents (ABSTRACT ONLY)Wilson1999
Pre-release evaluation and host-range testing of Floracarus perrepae (Eriophyidae) genotypes for biological control of Old World climbing fernGoolsby2003
Studies in Argentina on two new species of Thrypticus (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) as agents for the biological control of water hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipesHernandez2003
Competition experiments for pre-release evaluation of the potential efficacy of new biological control agents (ABSTRACT ONLY)Center2003
Pre-release studies on Lixus aemulus, a new biocontrol agent on Chromolaena odorata: biology, host range and impact (ABSTRACT ONLY)Zachariades2003
Monitoring garlic mustard populations in anticipation of future biocontrol release (ABSTRACT ONLY)Van Riper2007
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