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Agasicles hygrophila

Definition of the noun Agasicles hygrophila

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Agasicles hygrophila is a species of Agasicles, described by Selman & Vogt in 1971.

Agasicles hygrophila is a kind of Agasicles, described by Selman & Vogt in 1971.

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Google previewe-Study Guide for: Conservation Biology for All (2014)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Agasicles hygrophila: Agasicles hygrophila is a species of leaf beetle known by the common name alligator weed flea beetle. It has been used successfully as an agent of biological pest control against the noxious aquatic plant known as ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

AW controlled with Alligator-Weed Flea Beetle, Agasicles hygrophila Selman & Vogt, and pyralid Vogita malloi Pastrana; both Species endemic to South America and moved to USA and Australia. Cf. Salvinia; Water Hyacinth; Water Lettuce.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

Flea beetle (Agasicles hygrophila) Thrips (Amynothrips andersoni ) Moth (Vogtia malloi) Hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata) Tuber weevil (Bagous affinis) Fly ...

Google previewConcise Illustrated Dictionary of Biocontrol Terms (2015)

by Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino

Agasicles hygrophila South American phytophagous beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (Figure 6), introduced into the United States (1964), Canada, China (1990s), and other countries for control of the alien aquatic plant Altemanthera ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

The South American flea beetle, Agasicles hygrophila, effectively controls alligatorweed in Florida. However, phytophagous insect crop pests impose enormous costs. The alfalfa weevil (Hypera postica) caused $500 million in losses in the ...

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