Glassy-winged sharpshooter biocontrol

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in French Polynesia

Overview

Location:
French Polynesia
Target: Glassy-winged sharpshooter Homalodisca vitripennis (Germar)
Method: Classical biocontrol
Control agent : Parasitoid Gonatocerus ashmeadi
Bases: Gump Station (University of California Berkeley), Moorea
  Rural Development Service of French Polynesia, Papara
Convention: N°4.0328/PR/MAE/SDR du 8 avril 2004
Sponsors: French Polynesia
  University of California
  Secretariat of the Pacific Community
Period: may 2004 - may 2007
Brochure:
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Jérôme N. Petit © juillet 2006 - Gump station