Biological Control Agents

International Symposia on Biological
Control of Weeds


Selection of target weeds



ArticleLead AuthorYear
Current research on biological weed control in Southern CaliforniaGoeden1969
Unstructured colloquiumBennett1971
Aspects of weed biology important to biological controlBurdon1980
Narrow-leaved Hawk's-beard (Crepis tectorum) - Its suitability as a target weed for biological controlPeschken1984
Scentless chamomile (Matricaria perforata)- A new target weed for biological controlPeschken1988
Picking the target: A revision of McClay's scoring system to determine the suitability of a weed for classical biological controlPeschken1992
Biological control of Buddleja davidiiKay1992
The impact of introduced heather on the invertebrate fauna: Implications for biological control (ABSTRACT ONLY)Keesing1992
Scentless chamomile, a target weed for biological control in Canada: factors influencing seedling establishmentHinz1996
Is the Aquatic Weed Hygrophila, Hygrophila polysperma (Polemoniales: Acanthaceae), a Suitable Target for Classical Biological Control?Cuda1999
The potential for classical biological control of invasive grass species with special reference to invasive Sporobolus spp. (Poaceae) in AustraliaWitt2003
Prospects for classical biological control of torpedograss, Panicum repens (Poaceae), in the USA (ABSTRACT ONLY)Cuda2003
The role of ecology in selecting target species and agents for biological control (ABSTRACT ONLY)McEvoy2003
Biological control of invasive alien weeds in the UK: new initiatives (ABSTRACT ONLY)Shaw2003
biocontrol initiative against cat's claw creeper, Macfadyena unguis-cati (Bignoniaceae), in South Africa (ABSTRACT ONLY)Williams2003
Biology and host specificity of Puccinia arechavaletae, a potential agent for the biocontrol of Cardiospermum grandiflorum (ABSTRACT ONLY)Fourie2007
Could Fallopia japonica be the first target for classical weed biocontrol in Europe?Djeddour2007
Biological control of Rumex species in Europe: opportunities and constraintsHatcher2007
Potential for biological control of Hydrocotyle ranunculoides in Europe (ABSTRACT ONLY)Shaw2007
Alien poisonous weeds: a challenge for a biological control of weeds program in Europe (ABSTRACT ONLY)Sforza2007
Feasibility of biological control of common ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia) a noxious and highly allergenic weed in EuropeCoutinot2007
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