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Identity of Cyrtobagous sp. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) introduced into Australia for biological control of salvinia



Identity of Cyrtobagous sp. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) introduced into Australia for biological control of salvinia



Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 22(3): 200



The species of Cyrtobagous introduced into Australia from Brazil for the biological control of the weed Salvinia molesta is not C. singularis Hust., as previously reported, but a closely related undescribed species.

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DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-6055.1983.tb01873.x


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