• Studies on cotton Jassid (Empoasca devastans Dist.) in the Punjab - X. Host plants

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      Solanum Tuberosum; Solanum Melongena; Cucurbita Maximum; Grape Vine; Nymphal Development

    • Abstract


      The list of alternate host plants ofE. devastans given by Husain and Lal can now be revised in the light of present knowledge and is given below in order of the importance of the plant:—

      1. Hibiscus esculentus (Bhindi).

      2. Althea rosea (Hollyhock).

      3. Solanum melongena (Brinjal).

      4. Solanum tuberosum (Potato).

      5. Hibiscus mutabilis (Changeable rose).

      6. Hibiscus tiliaceus.

      7. Helianthus annus (Sunflower).

      8. Datura fastuosa (Gul dhatura).

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      M A Ghani1

      1. Cotton Research Laboratory, India
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