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dc.contributor.author Follett, Peter A en_US
dc.contributor.author Empy-Campora, Cara en_US
dc.contributor.author Jones, Vincent P en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2009-05-23T00:04:05Z en_US
dc.date.available 2009-05-23T00:04:05Z en_US
dc.date.issued 2000-05 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Follett PA, Empy-Campora C, Jones VP. 2000. Imidachloprid as a protectant for endangered plants attacked by Sophonia rufofascia. Proc Hawaiian Entomol Soc 34:179–181. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0073-134X en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10125/8412 en_US
dc.description Scientific note. en_US
dc.description.abstract An experiment was conducted to assess the efficacy of the systemic insecticide imidachloprid (Marathon® 1% granular) against the two-spotted leafhopper, Sophonia rufofascia (Kuoh and Kuoh). A high (3.3 ml) and low (1.6 ml) rate of imidachloprod was applied to the endangered Hawaiian plant Munroidendron racemosum (Forbes) Sherff in 30.5 cm pots. Early nymphal stages of S. rufofascia were placed on plants at 5, 12, 25, 37, and 50 d after application and counted 24 h later. At the high rate, leafhopper mortality was >80% for more than 5 wk. Imidachloprid is potentially a valuable tool for pest management of rare and endangered species in botanical gardens and in the wild. en_US
dc.format.extent 3 pages en_US
dc.language.iso en-US en_US
dc.publisher Hawaiian Entomological Society en_US
dc.subject endangered species en_US
dc.subject imidacloprid en_US
dc.subject indigenous species en_US
dc.subject insect control en_US
dc.subject insect pests en_US
dc.subject Munroidendron racemosum en_US
dc.subject Sophonia rufofascia en_US
dc.title Imidachloprid as a Protectant for Endangered Plants Attacked by Sophonia rufofascia en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US

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