DIABROTICA BALTEATA PDF
No Taxon (Section Diabroticites). Genus Diabrotica. Species balteata (Banded Cucumber Beetle). Explanation of Names. Diabrotica balteata LeConte The banded cucumber beetle, Diabrotica balteata LeConte, has become an increasingly important pest of sweet potato in Louisiana since In Louisi. () Banded Cucumber Beetle (Diabrotica balteata) Updated on 2/13/ PM Available online: PaDIL –
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Dedicated naturalists volunteer their time and resources here to provide this service. J Agric Entomol 1 4 HortScience 33 3 The number of days during which oviposition occurs ranged from 2 to 15, a single female laying as many as eggs in a lifetime.
Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report. Contributed by tom murray on 3 April, – Females normally deposit two to 15 egg clusters of up to eggs each.
Abstract The banded cucumber beetle, Diabrotica balteata LeConte, has become an increasingly important pest of sweet potato in Louisiana since Termination of Diapause in the Boll Weevil Coleoptera: A Natural Resource for the Tropics.
Diabrotica balteata (banded cucumber beetle)
Click the contributor’s name for licensing and usage information. Dedicated naturalists volunteer their time and resources here to provide this service. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The new larva is white and about 2. Effect of temperature on development and survival of the mermithid Filipjevimermis leipsandra. As larvae they eat roots and tubers exclusively, reducing plant vigour, growth rate and fruit set, as well as market value by leaving large unsightly holes in root crops such as sweet potatoes Schalk and Jones, Biological Control It has been demonstrated that excellent control of this species can be achieved with Heterorhabditis heliothidis nematodes.
Banded Cucumber Beetle
The eggs are yellow in color, oval in form, and measure about 0. Email alerts New issue alert. Host plant spectrum and temperature limitations of Diabrotica balteata. Beetle activity was observed in the field during every month of the year.
A search for resistance to the injury caused by species of Diabrotica in the corns of Guatemala. Journal of Economic Entomology Possibilities for biological control of the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte, in Central Europe.
Banded Cucumber Beetle, Diabrotica balteata
The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information diabrogica. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link from Wikidata. The adult mates at about six days of age. Throughout Mexico baoteata Central America D. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Diabrotica balteata. Except for nematodes, the natural enemies of banded cucumber beetle are poorly known.
This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible. Larvae feed only on the roots. In the best conditions there can ba,teata six or seven generations per year.
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