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HEMIPTERA AND COLEOPTERA ON CHENOPODIUM QUINOA


Abstract


Heteroptera and Coleoptera, collected in experimental fields of Chenopodium quinoa, are reported. Twelve species of Heteroptera and five species of Coleoptera were recorded; a large number of the phytophagous species, Lygus rugulipennis, Orthotylus flavosparsus, Aphis craccivora, A. fabae and Chaetocnema tibialis, and of the predator Hippodamia variegata were found.


Keywords

Hemiptera, Miridae, Anthocoridae, Rhopalidae, Lygaeidae, Coleoptera, Coccinellidae, Chrysomelidae.