SPRAYS OF GUAVA LEAF EXTRACT AND INSECTICDES TO CONTROL ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID AND CITRUS LEAFMINER ON ORANGE, 2007

Philip A. Stansly, Jawwad A. Qureshi, Barry C. Kostyk
2008 Arthropod Management Tests  
Asian citrus psyllid (ACP): Diaphorina citri Kuwayama Citrus leafminer (CLM), Phyllocnistis citrella Stainton Management of ACP and CLM is critical for profitable orange production. Both insect pests are responsible for the spread of two devastating diseases. Huanglongbing or citrus greening is caused by the bacterium, Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus vectored by ACP. Citrus canker is spread mainly by CLM larval feeding thus exposing leaf cuticle to infection by the bacterium,
doi:10.1093/amt/33.1.d13 fatcat:4s2oldrytvbulkjwspnaljfwmq