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  • The Soybean Aphid, An Invasive Insect Of North America

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    soybean aphid, Aphis glycines is an invasive insect in North America. Kingdom: Animalia, Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Insecta, Order: Hemiptera, Family: Aphididae, Genus: Aphis, Species: A. glycines (“Soybean Aphid”). (Diers, et al. 2009) The soybean aphid is native to Asia and a common pest in China (“Soybean Aphid”). Asian countries that experience the soybean aphid as an occasional pest are Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand (“Soybean Aphid”). The

  • Population Density of Major Insect Pest as Influenced by Spatial Arrangement in Pechay

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    It is used as main ingredient for soup and stir-fried dishes. In Chinese cuisine, its green petioles and leaves are also used as garnish Damping-off, soft rot and clubroot are the most important diseases of pechay, while diamondback moth and aphids are the major insect pests Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus) On a per larva basis, the diamondback moth causes less damage than the other two species, however, populations can be high enough to cause severe damage. Crop damage is caused by larval feeding

  • Functional Response Of Lace Wing

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    Functional Response of lace wing to Aphid in control laboratory environment Muhammad Jawwad Adil, Muhammad Hasan Anis Teacher Sir. Amjad Sultan Abstract The experiment showed that the introduction of the different densities of the aphid had not a big change in the types, all 3 of the replications had the same kind of stable results and the average consumption rate were around 27.33 aphids per day being consumed by the C. carnea. Keywords Consumption rate, lace wing, funtional response, biological

  • Interesting Facts About Ladybugs

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    Interesting facts about the ladybug Ladybugs occur almost everywhere and if you have your own little garden that is healthy and you do not use any insecticides or artificial pesticide, then you will probably find one or two ladybugs in your garden. These little bugs have various names depending on the region, in some places they are referred to as lady beetles, ladybirds or ladybird beetles. Scientifically they are mostly known as coccinelids and there are currently over 6000 species that have been

  • The, The Most Popular Vegetable Of The Whole World

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    Cauliflower is the most popular vegetable in the whole world.it is a great green vegetable which is very good for our health.it is a term of cultivated plant.it also belong with the brassica family. Firstly cauliflower is a Latin word. Which meaning a great flower because, in the beginning it is belong Italy because Italy produce a large number of cauliflower production on that time.it is very familiar with the cabbage because it also belong to the brassica family. Therefore, both have a lot of similarities

  • The Importance Of Literacy As An Essential Life Skill

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    Rationale: Literacy is considered to be an essential life skill. Heckman (2000) simply discussed how literacy can master many other skills. There are different Literacy skills like reading, listening and writing. However, with the importance of technology these days, multimodal and digital literacy practices are also included as a key literacy skill. In addition, literacy is socially and culturally constructed (Hamilton & Barton, 2001; Flint, Kitson, Lowe & Shaw, 2014). When the students are engaged

  • Characteristics And Characteristics Of Treasure Flower

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    Treasure flower, a common name often applied to Gazania, originated because this plant is such a valuable asset in the garden. Many attributes recommend its inclusion in a variety of gardens, including drought tolerance once established, adaptability to many soil types, deer resistance, fire resistance, and tolerance of coastal conditions, heat, and wind. A member of the large Asteraceae (Compositae) family, commonly known as the aster, daisy, or sunflower family, Gazania is one of some 2,000 genera

  • Global Climate Change : A Threat Of Aphid Populations Essay

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    Global Climate Change: A Threat to Aphid Populations Abstract Global climate change is a matter of grave concern in the present scenario casting its significant and lasting effect on the flora and fauna dwelling over earth. A number of factors such as biotic processes, variations in solar radiation received by earth, plate tectonics, volcanic eruptions certain human activities can be considered as key components responsible for this devastating phenomenon. Aphid populations are also under potential

  • SEQUIVIRIDAE It is a family of virus which is divided into two genera Sequivirus and

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    which is divided into two genera Sequivirus and Waikavirus. Sequivirus This is one of important genera of family Sequiviridae.The word Sequivirus is derived from Latin word ‘sequi’ means to follow because transmission of Sequivirus is dependent on aphid. Waikavirus This genus is named after rice waika disease. The ‘Waika’ is a Japanese word which means stunting. Taxonomic status of family Order: Picornavirales Family: Sequiviridae Genus: Sequivirus Genus: Waikavirus Type species: Parsnip yellow

  • Coevolution And Evolutionary Responses At First Thought

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    Coevolution and Evolutionary Responses At first thought, it might seem as if everything is involved in coevolution. This assumption might be drawn due to the fact that basically every organism interacts with another organism and possibly influences their evolution in some way. However, this assumption depends entirely on one’s definition of coevolution. There are many other forms of evolutionary responses other than coevolution including: evolutionary relationships between antagonists, evolutionary