volume 169, issue 1, P3-5 2020
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12972
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Eric Conti, Eric Wajnberg, Leo W. Beukeboom

Abstract: This special issue contains papers presented at the 6th International Entomophagous Insects Conference. Entomophagous insects consume other insects. They are a fundamental component of ecosystems and are extensively used as biocontrol agents. The first article reviews the role of ladybirds in biological control and the second reviews the biological control of stink bugs. The following nine research articles cover the rearing, behavior, life history, and ecology of parasitoid and predator species.