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Female parasitoid fecundity was negatively correlated to their density due to mutual interference. The effect of augmentative releases of indigenous parasitoid, Anagyrus kamali Hymenoptera: The parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi [Hymenoptera: Journal of Insect Physiology Encyrtidae on populations of Maconellicoccus hirsutus Hemiptera: Head orange, dark brown on mouth margin, interantennal prominensce and ocellar area; scape white with a median black band; mesoscutum and scutellum dark brown, mesoscutum laterally orange; sides and venter of thorax orange.

Mainly collected on Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green ; other hosts include Ferrisia virgata, Nipaecoccus viridis, Pseudococcus sp.

Anagyrus kamali Moursi, a parasitoid of the hibiscus mealybug, Phenacoccus hirsutus Green. Pseudococcidaekamwli oviposition of the parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Comparison of life table parameters for Maconellicoccus hirsutus, Anagyrus kamali, Cryptolaemus montrouzieri and Scymnus coccivora.


Large parasitoids lived significantly longer, had a higher fecundity, and progeny emergence with a lower sex ratio than small ones. Anagyrus kamaliof south Asian origin, is a very efficient enemy of M. Thorax bright red, abdomen brown-red, wings with a single anterior vein, distal segments of antennae yellow, basic segments dark.

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Organophosphates and pyrethroidsapplied against mealybugs, were very toxic to A. Pseudococcidae as hosts for the parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Body size as an indicator of parasitoid quality in male and female Anagyrus kamali Hymenoptera: Progeny production by mated females was also higher than that of virgin females.

Third nymphal instar was the optimal stage for wasp mass-production since A. Body stout and robust, head and mesosoma more or less orange, genae, mouth margin kanali interantennal prominence kmali with dark brown; pronotum brown, anterior margin of mesoscutum and scutellum sometimes marked with brown.

Anagyrus kamali

Host selection experiments showed that, of nine species tested, HMB was abagyrus only suitable mealybug species for A. Antenna with scape broadened and flattened.

Classical abagyrus control of the pink hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus Greenin southern California. Under mass-rearing conditions, 75 female A. Encyrtidaeparasitoids of the pink hibiscus mealybug Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Hemiptera: The pink hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Hemiptera: Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection However, storage periods up to 14 days did not affect parasitoid lifetime fec.


Anagyrus – Wikipedia

Anagyrus kamaliof South Asian origin, has been introduced to and became established in the Americas and is now of almost cosmopolitan distribution. Studies on mating showed that A.

kamalj However, its efficacy may be limited by the encapsulation of its eggs, especially in the females. Scientific name Anagyrus kamali Moursi Taxonomic position Hymenoptera: ApocritaChalcidoideaEncyrtidae.

It attacks all host stages, preferring the pre-ovipositional adult females, in which 2 or more eggs may be deposited. Pseudococcidae and its natural enemies Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Assam; Kerala; Karnataka; Tamil Nadu.

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Oriental mealybug parasitoids of the Anagyrini Hymenoptera: 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.

International Pest Control Insecta, HolometabolaHymenoptera. Used in applied biological control programmes against hibiscus kaamali. Thorax bright red, abdomen brown-red, wings with a single anterior vein, distal segments of antennae yellow, basic segments dark, Life history: Suitability kmaali nine mealybug species Homoptera: The effect of five insecticides on Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Homoptera: