volume 168, issue 5, P371-380 2020
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12896
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Nathália A. Santos, Dagmara G. Ramalho, Hortência M. Marques, Joana D.S. Godoy, Caroline P. De Bortoli, Gustavo O. Magalhães, Alessandra Marieli Vacari, Sergio A. De Bortoli

Abstract: Xylocoris species (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae) are known to occur in various habitats and attack a diversity of agriculturally important prey. Other groups of organisms, such as strains of Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner (Bt) bacteria, also have been extensively studied and applied as biological control agents. The use of these Bt-bioinsecticides in association with predators may be a good strategy in integrated pest management. This work had the objective to study predator behaviour, predatory capacity, and fun…

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