B3   >>   BCANZ home     Search database     Browse database

Biocontrol introduction

Target pest: Pseudococcus calceolariae (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae) = Pseudococcus citrophilus, Pseudococcus fragilus, Pseudococcus gahani, Pseudococcus similans, citrophilus mealybug

Agent introduced: Coccophagus ochraceus (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae)

No introduction details are currently available.

References

Cameron PJ, Hill RL, Bain J and Thomas WP (1989). A Review of Biological Control of Invertebrate Pests and Weeds in New Zealand 1874-1987. Technical Communication No 10. CAB International Institute of Biological Control. DSIR Entomology Division. 424p.