TITLE

Managing Uraba lugens in New Zealand A Forest Research update

AUTHOR(S)
Kriticos, Darren
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2004, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on various research being conducted by Forest Research and HortResearch in New Zealand on the management of Uraba lugens, a native Australian moth that can defoliate eucalypt forests. Risk of larval feeding by U. lugens on native Myrtaceae; Benefits of biological control of U. lugens; Information on the effectiveness of different formulations of Btk and synthetic chemical insecticides against U. lugens.
ACCESSION #
15206627

 

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