First Record of Termatophylum orientale Poppius (Hemiptera: Miridae: Deraeocorinae) from India with Biological Note

  • Richa Varshnay Indian council of agricultural research
  • Yeshwanth H M University of Agricultural science, Bangalore

Abstract

Termatophylum orientale Poppius is being reported for the first time from India. It was collected from Mangifera indica (Mango, Anacardiaceae), Carica papaya (Papaya, Caricaceae) and Peltophorum pterocarpum (Copperpod, Fabaceae) where it shares niche along with other predators like anthocorids, geocorids and pests like thrips, mites and lepidopteran larvae. For the first time rearing protocol and biology has been given for this mirid.

Published
2018-11-05
How to Cite
Varshnay, R., & M, Y. (2018). First Record of Termatophylum orientale Poppius (Hemiptera: Miridae: Deraeocorinae) from India with Biological Note. Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 20(3), 67-73. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/1402
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Journal of the Entomological Research Society