The species composition and seasonal dynamics of thrips (Thysanoptera) populations on maize (Zea mays L.) in southeastern Poland
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Department of Zoology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Akademicka 19, 20-033 Lublin, Poland
Institute of Plant Protection – National Research Institute, Regional Exp erimental Station Langiewicza 28, 35–101 Rzeszów, Poland
Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Department of Applied Entomology Nowoursynowska 159, 02-776 Warsaw, Poland
Halina Kucharczyk
Department of Zoology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Akademicka 19, 20-033 Lublin, Poland
Paweł K. Bereś
Institute of Plant Protection – National Research Institute, Regional Exp erimental Station Langiewicza 28, 35–101 Rzeszów, Poland
Zbigniew T. Dąbrowski
Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Department of Applied Entomology Nowoursynowska 159, 02-776 Warsaw, Poland
Journal of Plant Protection Research 2011;51(3):210–216
Thrips species composition and seasonal abundance was studied on maize crops during two seasons (2006–2007), in southeastern Poland. Altogether 21 species have been identified, among them Frankliniella tenuicornis (Uzel 1895) and Haplothrips aculeatus (Fabricius 1803) which are a graminicolous species and were eudominants, comprising 96.8% in 2006 and 82.0% in 2007 of all collected specimens. Other species occurred only in low numbers. The frequent and numerous presence of F. tenuicornis species in their immature stages in the samples, confirmed the role of the maize plant as the host. H. aculeatus probably chose maize as a food source and substitute plant for breeding
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