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Information on this parasitoid is scarce and investigations of its biology and behaviour were conducted to optimize its mass-production, and improve our understanding of the A. Anagyrus kamaliof south Asian origin, is a kamxli efficient enemy of M. Encyrtidae] has been recently introduced into the Caribbean as a biological control agent against the Hibiscus Mealybug HMBMaconellicoccus hirsutus Green [Homoptera: However, storage periods up to 14 days did not affect parasitoid lifetime fec.
Suitability of nine mealybug species Homoptera: It attacks all host stages, preferring the pre-ovipositional adult females, in which 2 or more eggs may be deposited. Large parasitoids lived significantly longer, had a higher fecundity, and progeny emergence with a lower sex ratio than small ones. Under mass-rearing conditions, 75 female A. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection Female parasitoid fecundity was negatively correlated to their density due to mutual interference.
Pseudococcidaeon San Andres Island, Colombia.
International Pest Control Scientific name Anagyrus kamali Moursi Taxonomic position Hymenoptera: Scientific name Anagyrus kamali Moursi. Pseudococcidae and its natural enemies Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Progeny snagyrus by mated females was also higher than that of virgin females.
Studies on mating showed that A. Comparison of life table parameters for Maconellicoccus hirsutus, Anagyrus kamali, Cryptolaemus montrouzieri and Scymnus coccivora.
Immune response of the hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Homoptera: The parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi [Hymenoptera: The effect of augmentative releases of indigenous parasitoid, Anagyrus kamali Hymenoptera: All items in eScholarship McGill are protected by copyright with all rights reserved unless otherwise indicated.
Antenna with scape black with a subapical white band, pedicel black, F1 basally dark brown to black, apically whitish, F2-F6 yellowish white with a few conspicuous dark setae on outer surface, appearing infuscate, akmali yellowish white; legs white, femora marked dusky. Organophosphates and pyrethroidsapplied against mealybugs, were very toxic to A.
Antenna with anagyurs broadened and flattened. Parasitoid body size was positively correlated to its fitness.
Biology and behaviour of the parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi (Hymenoptera:Encyrtidae)
Pseudococcidae as hosts for the kamal Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Classical biological control of the pink hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus Greenin southern California.
The effect of five insecticides on Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Homoptera: Assam; Kerala; Karnataka; Tamil Nadu. Used in applied biological control programmes against hibiscus mealybug. Journal of Insect Physiology Head orange, dark brown on mouth margin, interantennal prominensce xnagyrus ocellar area; scape white with a median black band; mesoscutum and scutellum dark brown, mesoscutum laterally orange; sides and venter of thorax orange.
Anagyrus kamali Moursi Systematic position: Anagyrus kamali is an endoparasitoid of several mealybugsespecially Maconellicoccus hirsutuskxmali of Ferrisia virgata and Nipaecoccus viridia. Encyrtidae on populations of Maconellicoccus hirsutus Hemiptera: Host selection experiments showed that, of nine species tested, HMB was the only suitable mealybug species for A. However, its efficacy may be limited by the encapsulation of its eggs, especially in the females.
ApocritaChalcidoideaEncyrtidae. Pseudococcidaeto oviposition of the parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Thorax bright red, abdomen brown-red, wings with a single anterior vein, distal segments of antennae yellow, basic segments dark, Life history: Anagyrus kamali Moursi, a parasitoid of the hibiscus mealybug, Phenacoccus hirsutus Green. Thorax bright red, abdomen brown-red, wings with a single anterior vein, distal segments of antennae yellow, basic segments dark.
Body stout and robust, head and mesosoma more or less orange, genae, mouth margin kqmali interantennal prominence marked with dark brown; pronotum brown, anterior margin of mesoscutum and scutellum sometimes marked with brown. Bulletin of Entomological Research Body size as an indicator of parasitoid quality in male and female Anagyrus kamali Hymenoptera: Mainly collected on Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green ; other hosts include Ferrisia virgata, Nipaecoccus viridis, Pseudococcus sp.
Oriental mealybug parasitoids of the Anagyrini Hymenoptera: Third nymphal instar was the optimal stage for wasp mass-production since A. The pink hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Hemiptera: Anagyrus kamaliof South Asian origin, has been introduced to and became established in the Americas and is now of almost cosmopolitan distribution.
Encyrtidaeparasitoids of the pink hibiscus mealybug Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Hemiptera: