de Paulo, H.H., Marchiori, J.J. sw P., de Almeida, F.S., Mayhé-Nunes, A.J., & Nobre, R.V.L. 2023 Interactions between ants and mealybugs in sugarcane: species and effects on insect pests [Interações entre formigas e cochonilhas em cana-de-açúcar: espécies e efeitos sobre os insetos pragas]. Revista Caatinga 36(3): 731-739


  • ant association
  • Notes: The objective of this work was to evaluate ant species interacting with mealybugs in sugarcane plantations, the frequency of occurrence, and the effects of the interaction with ants on mealybug population size.