volume 168, issue 3, P228-239 2020
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12897
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V.F. Canassa, E.L.L. Baldin, A.L. Lourenção, D.R.P. Barros, N.P. Lopes, M.M.P. Sartori

Abstract: The cabbage aphid, Brevicoryne brassicae (L.) (Hemiptera: Aphididae), is distributed throughout the tropical and subtropical areas of the world. The main crops attacked by B. brassicae are cabbage, collard greens, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, and cauliflower. To survive the attack of pest insects, plants have evolved various resistance mechanisms that may affect pest feeding behavior. The use of electronic monitoring through EPG (electrical penetration graph) can help characterize and distinguish the resistanc…

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