• Some entomogenous fungal infections of a sporophagous Tubuliferan Elaphrothrips denticollis (Insecta: Thysanoptera)

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    • Keywords


      Elaphrothrips denticollis ; entomogenous fungi; Cunninghamella echinulata ; Metarrhizium anisopliae ; Penicillium sp.

    • Abstract


      Nature of infection, sites of localization and propagule production byCunninghamella echinulata (Matruchot) Thaxter,Metarrhizium anisopliae (Metchnikoff) Sorokin, andPenicillium Link ex. Gray, onElaphrothrips denticollis (Bagnall), a sporophagous tubuliferan, were studied using a scanning electron microscope.

    • Author Affiliations


      G Suresh1 T N Ananthakrishnan1

      1. Entomology Research Institute, Loyola College, Madras - 600034, India
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