EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
53,517,315
Abstracts:
29,339,501
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Sitka spruce insects: past, present and future



Sitka spruce insects: past, present and future



Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, B Biological Sciences 93(1-2): 157-167



The status of insects on Sitka spruce in Britain is examined in relation to the attributes of this tree as a widely planted exotic. Both time in Britain and particularly the area planted influence insect species diversity. The abundance and status of selected insects of pest importance are examined. Future trends receive attention, particularly in relation to potential importation of pest insects, and this is examined for a number of species from Europe and N.

(PDF same-day service: $19.90)

Accession: 001684737

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

DOI: 10.1017/s0269727000006369



Related references

Insects associated with the sitka spruce weevil, Pissodes strobi on sitka spruce, Picea sitchensis, in British Columbia, Canada. Entomophaga 0(4): 415-418, 1985

Insects associated with the sitka spruce weevil pissodes strobi coleoptera curculionidae on sitka spruce picea sitchensis in british columbia canada. Entomophaga 30(4): 415-418, 1985

Importance of Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis seed and garden bird-feeders for Siskins Carduelis spinus and Coal Tits Periparus ater: Siskins and Coal Tits were present in gardens more often in years of poor Sitka Spruce cone crops, with synchrony across the UK. Bird Study 54(2): 236-247, 2007

On the past, present and future role of insects in pollination of plants. Jarovizacija, 2 (29), 110-21, 1940

Past, present, and future directions in the management of structure-infesting insects. Perspectives in urban entomology: 221-247, 1978

The Canadian National Collection (CNC) of insects and arachnids: past, present and future. Bulletin Entomological Society of Canada 24(1): 22-27, 1992

Research on cone and seed insects in North America, past, present and future. Information Report Newfoundland and Labrador Region, Forestry Canada ( N-X-274): 1-23, 1990

The past the present and the future of plant protection with a special review to the harmful insects. Savremena Poljoprivreda 32(9-10): 389-480, 1984

Serbian spruce is as vulnerable as Sitka spruce to damage by the Sitka spruce weevil. Western Journal of Applied Forestry 7(1): 5-9, 1992

Sitka spruce for construction timber: the relationship between wood growth characteristics and machine grade yields of Sitka spruce. Research Information Note Forestry Commission Research Division ( 212): 4 pp., 1992

Interception of precipitation by pole-stage Sitka spruce and lodgepole pine and mature Sitka spruce at Kielder Forest, Northumberland. Forestry 59(1): 29-38, 1986

Distribution of Sitka Spruce weevil eggs on leaders of open-grown Sitka Spruce in southwest Washington. Weyerhaeuser For. Pap., Centralia, Wash, 3, 11, 1965

Variation in attack by Sitka spruce weevil, Pissodes strobi (Peck), within a resistant provenance of Sitka spruce. Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia ( 90): 24-30, 1993

Levels of Sitka spruce weevil, Pissodes strobi (Peck), damage among Sitka spruce provenances and families near Sayward, British Columbia. Canadian Entomologist, 1227-8: 607-615, 1990

Stem defects in Sitka spruce induced by Sitka spruce weevil, Pissodes strobi (Peck.). Insects affecting reforestation: biology and damage: 177-185, 1989