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Oriental mealybug parasitoids of the Anagyrini Hymenoptera: Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection Immune response of the anagyru mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green Homoptera: Mainly collected on Maconellicoccus hirsutus Green ; other hosts include Ferrisia virgata, Nipaecoccus viridis, Pseudococcus sp. Third nymphal instar was the optimal stage for wasp mass-production since A.

Journal of Insect Physiology Bulletin of Entomological Research ApocritaChalcidoideaEncyrtidae. 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, club yellowish white; legs white, femora marked dusky.

Thorax bright red, abdomen brown-red, wings with a single anterior vein, distal segments of antennae yellow, basic segments dark, Life history: Scientific name Anagyrus kamali Moursi Taxonomic position Hymenoptera: Studies on mating showed that A. Insecta, HolometabolaHymenoptera.


Progeny production by mated females was also higher than that of virgin females. Parasitoid body size was positively correlated to its fitness.

Encyrtid Wasp, Anagyrus kamali

International Pest Control Used in applied biological control programmes against hibiscus mealybug. Information on this parasitoid is scarce and investigations of its biology and behaviour were conducted to optimize its kajali, and improve our understanding of the A.

Scientific name Anagyrus kamali Moursi. Anagyrus kamaliof south Asian origin, is a very efficient enemy of M.

Comparison of life table parameters anagjrus Maconellicoccus hirsutus, Anagyrus kamali, Cryptolaemus montrouzieri and Scymnus coccivora. Pseudococcidae and its natural enemies Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Pseudococcidaeon San Andres Island, Colombia.

However, its efficacy may be limited by the encapsulation of its eggs, especially in the females.

Anagyrus kamali

Classical biological control of the pink hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus Greenin southern California. Large parasitoids lived significantly longer, had a higher fecundity, and progeny emergence with a lower sex ratio kkamali small ones. 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.

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

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Pseudococcidaeto oviposition of the parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi Hymenoptera: Anagyrus kamali is an endoparasitoid of several anagyrueespecially Maconellicoccus hirsutusalso of Ferrisia virgata and Nipaecoccus viridia.

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Thorax bright red, abdomen brown-red, wings with a single anterior vein, distal segments of antennae yellow, basic segments dark. Anagyrus kamaliof South Asian origin, has been introduced to and became established in the Americas and is now of almost cosmopolitan distribution. Body size as an indicator of parasitoid quality in jamali and female Anagyrus kamali Hymenoptera: Organophosphates and pyrethroidsapplied against mealybugs, were very toxic to A.

The effect of augmentative releases of indigenous parasitoid, Anagyrus kamali Hymenoptera: Female parasitoid fecundity was negatively correlated to their density due to mutual interference. ajagyrus

However, storage periods up to 14 days did not affect parasitoid lifetime fec. The parasitoid Anagyrus kamali Moursi [Hymenoptera: Under mass-rearing conditions, 75 female A.