Study Shows Elevation Affects Fly’s Use as Natural Enemy of Invasive Weed

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In Nepal, the gall-inducing eupatorium gall fly (Procecidochares utilis) is deployed as a biological control agent against the invasive weed Ageratina adenophora. A new study by researchers at Tribhuvan University and the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Integrated Pest Management shows size and abundance of galls…

Source: Entomology Today

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