Workshop on Important Arthropod Pests of the Caribbean Basin Amenable to Biological Control: Homoptera, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera: Biological Control of Insect Pests of Crucifers in Selected West Indian Islands

M. M. Alam


In the Caribbean, cole crops are attacked by many insects and other pests, most of which are controlled by insecticides. This paper provides data on the potentials for biological control of diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella, cabbage looper, Trichoplusia ni, Armyworms, Spodoptera spp., Cabbage white butterfly, Ascia monuste monuste, Cabbage budworm, Hellula phidilealis, and Cabbage aphid, Brevicoryne brassicae.

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