Biological Control Agents

International Symposia on Biological
Control of Weeds


Host range



ArticleLead AuthorYear
A comparison of strategies for screening biological control organismsWapshere1971
Nothanguina phyllobia, a nematode biocontrol of silverleaf nightshadeOrr1980
Host range of the haplontic phase of Uromyces rumicisSchubiger1984
Field experiment with the European knapweed rust (Puccinia jaceae) on safflower, sweet sultan and bachelor's buttonHasan1988
Biological control of Parthenium weed using two rust fungiParker1988
Field testing of two Bipolaris species as mycoherbicides for Johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense)Winder1988
Host range and evaluation of an isolate of Exserohilum turcicum on some populations of Johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense)Del Serrone1992
Host range screening of Puccinia abrupta var. partheniicola for the biological control of Parthenium hysterophorus in QueenslandHolden1992
Host range, specificity and recruitment: synthesis of session 2McClay1996
Oogenesis requirements and weed biocontrol: an essential part in host-range evaluation of insect agents or just wasted time?Schwarzlander1996
Combinations of stress and herbivory by a biological control mite on the growth of target and non-target native species of Hypericum in AustraliaWillis1996
Host Range Testing of the Psyllid, Boreioglycaspis melaleucae (Homoptera: Psyllidae), for Control of Melaleuca quinquenervia (Myrtales: Myrtaceae) (ABSTRACT ONLY)Wineriter1999
Potential Evolution of Host Range in Herbivorous Insects (ABSTRACT ONLY)Futuyma1999
Field Plot Experiments, a Method of Assessing the Host Range of Biological Control Agents for Melaleuca quinquenervia in Its Native Range (ABSTRACT ONLY)Purcell1999
Host Range of Puccinia melampodii: Implications for Its Use as a Biocontrol Agent of Parthenium Weed in Australia (ABSTRACT ONLY)Seier1999
The Role of Coincidence in Host-Range Expansion (ABSTRACT ONLY)Tallamy1999
Emphasizing Behavioural Host-Range: The Key to Resolving Ambiguous Host-Specificity Results on Lantana camara L.Baars1999
Aspects of the biology and host range of Alcidodes sedi (Curculionidae: Mecysolobini), a potential biological control agent for the introduced plant Bryophyllum delagoense (Crassulaceae) in South Africa and Australia (ABSTRACT ONLY)McConnachie2003
Ruling out a host-range expansion as the cause of the unpredicted non-target attack on tagasaste (Chamaecytisus proliferus) by Bruchidius villosusHaines2003
Host-range investigations of potential biological control agents of alien invasive hawkweeds (Hieracium spp.) in the USA and Canada: an overviewGrosskopf2007
Impact of insect herbivory on dispersal in Hydrilla verticillata (L.f.) Royle (ABSTRACT ONLY)Owens2007
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