Original paper

First Record for Greece of Mesagroicus pilifer in Sugar beet Seedlings (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Papadopoulou, Smaro C

Entomologia Generalis Volume 28 Number 1 (2005), p. 65 - 67

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published: Jun 1, 2005

DOI: 10.1127/entom.gen/28/2005/65

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Serious weevil infestation has been observed on sugar beet seedlings in Central Greece during the last five years, particularly in 2003 and 2004. The weevil was found to be Mesagroicus pilifer Boheman 1833 which is reported for the first time infesting sugar beet in Greece.


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