Many Nevroptera (which are biological control agents) have been caugt with insect samplings done for integrated control in apple and pear orchards. 17 species have been identified (by a specialist of this group) among which 1 Coniopterygidae, 10 Hemerobiidae and 6 Chrysopidae. The species Chrysoperla mediterranea Hölzel (Belg. sp. nov.) is new for Belgium. The list will be published soon.
apple, pear, orchard, integrated control, useful insects, Biological control, Culture , agri-, aqua-, sylvi-, etc., Systematics and taxonomy, Cultivated and artificial habitats, Systematics, Inventorying and Classification, Belgium, Wallonia, Namur, Gembloux, Bouge, Metazoa, Invertebrata, Insecta, Nevroptera, Neuroptera, Coniopterygidae, Chrysopidae, Hemerobiidae, Chrysoperla mediterranea
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|Integrated control of insect pests in orchards||partner|
created:2011-12-14 14:18:59 UTC, source:biodiv