• Biological control of weeds with insects: A dynamic phenomenon of insect-plant interaction

    • Fulltext


        Click here to view fulltext PDF

      Permanent link:

    • Keywords


      Biocontrol; weeds; insect enemies

    • Abstract


      Extrinsic causes affecting the performance of insect enemies of weeds including climatic unsuitability, parasitism, predation and disease pathogens are discussed, giving examples of both weeds and their insect enemies selected with special relevance to India.

    • Author Affiliations


      T Sankaran1

      1. Biocontrol and Pest Management Consultant, 193, Gangenahalli Layout, Bangalore - 560 032, India
    • Dates


© 2021-2022 Indian Academy of Sciences, Bengaluru.