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The opportunistic origin of a new citrus pest


Arthur M. Shapiro
Kenneth K. Masuda

Authors Affiliations

Arthur M. Shapiro is Associate Professor of Zoology and Associate Research Zoologist in the University of California Agricultural Experiment Station, Davis; Kenneth K. Masuda is a graduate student in the Department of Zoology, U.C., Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 34(6):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v034n06p4. June 1980.

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It prefers sweet fennel, but the anise swallowtail will quickly switch hosts and become a serious pest of citrus if no fennel is available. Control by trap-cropping is suggested.
Shapiro A, Masuda K. 1980. The opportunistic origin of a new citrus pest. Hilgardia 34(6):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v034n06p4
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