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Aspects of the biology and morphology of Anisoplaca ptyoptera meyrick (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), a potential biological control agent of gorse
(Lincoln University, 1990)
Anisoplaca ptyoptera Meyrick (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) is a stem miner which attacks some members of the tribe Cannichaelieae (Fabaceae). Carmichaelieae and A. ptyoptera are both endemic to New Zealand. Recently it was ...
Insect pest resistance : technological, biological and economic dimensions
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1984)
The literature on pest control technology, biology and economics is reviewed. The problem of resistance is considered in economic terms. Pest susceptibility is defined as a resource and because of a lack of property rights, ...
The biology and ecology of Coccinella undecimpunctata undecimpunctata L. : a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Agricultural Science with Honours in the University of Canterbury [Lincoln College]
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1966)
The majority of Coccinellid ladybirds are beneficial to man because of their predacious nature. In 1874 Coccinella undecimpunctata Linneaus, was introduced into New Zealand, (Dumbleton 1936), as one of the first attempts ...