Kakimoto, K. 2020 Effectiveness of Available Insecticides against the Solanum Mealybug, Phenacoccus solani Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae).. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology 64: 183–191


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  • Notes: Three chemical insecticides (acetamiprid, nitenpyram, and sulfoxaflor)and two spiracle-blocking insecticides(decanoyloctanoylglycerol and hydrogenated starch hydrolysate(HSH))were particularly effective. The efficacy of selected insecticides(acetamiprid, sulfoxaflor, and HSH)was also evaluated in a greenhouse. The results showed that sulfoxaflor was the most effective, with acetamiprid in second place, and HSH in third.

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