volume 162, issue 2, P188-196 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12537
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Abolfazl Masoumzadeh, Vahid Hosseininaveh, Mahboob Ghamari

Abstract: AbstractHabrobracon hebetor Say (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) is a cosmopolitan idiobiont ectoparasitoid wasp and one of the most important biological control agents of lepidopteran larvae, especially of larvae of the family Pyralidae such as Indian meal moth, Plodia interpunctella (H€ ubner). Using biological control agents in combination with other pest management approaches may enhance the efficiency of pest management. Acarbose, a non-proteinaceous inhibitor, is well known for its inhibitory effect on insect …

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