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Fruit pests and their natural enemies in Afghanistan



Fruit pests and their natural enemies in Afghanistan



FAO Plant Protection Bulletin 33(1): 19-25



A survey conducted in Afghanistan in 1981 on natural enemies of some dominant scale insect pests of fruit trees (including almond, apple, apricot, cherry, peach, pear, plum and quince) revealed the presence of several previously unknown natural enemies of Eulecanium bituberculatum (Palaeolecanium bituberculatum), Rhodococcus turanicus, Aonidiella citrina, Nilotaspis halli, Parlatoria oleae and Quadraspidiotus perniciosus, as well as of several other pests.

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