Detailed overview:
Diaspididae of the World
Title: Diaspididae of the World
Creator: Watson, Gillian W.
Publisher: NLBIF - Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility
Abstract: This web page introduce to the scale insects family Diaspididae. The important species are described. A general part provides information about morphology and biology. For each species, the following information are available: diagnosis, host plants (stage, affected part), biology, ecology, economical importance, detection, phytosanitary risk, enemies, similar species and distribution. An online key allows there determination. Interactions are summarized for several plants and diapidid species. Furthermore, this web page compries a comprehensive literature list and a glossary. [Editorial staff vifabio]
Table of contents: introduction (morphology, biology, life cycle) / classification / species / highertaxa / key / host plants / glossary / literature
Subject: Homoptera, Heteroptera, Anoplura, Mallophaga, Thysanoptera (595.75)
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Audience: Beginner; Intermediate; Experts
Language: English
Format: website
Resource type: Discipline based websites
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2011-02-14
Metadata provider: SDEI
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