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Eretmocerus eremicus

$60.00

Eretmocerus eremicus

$60.00

TARGET PEST: whitefly

 

  • Eretmocerus eremicus is a tiny parasitic wasp (~1 mm in length) that is indigenous to the southern desert areas of California and Arizona (Rose and Zolnerowich, 1997) and is an important parasitoid of whiteflies in these areas (Hunter et al., 1996).

    E. eremicus attacks whiteflies (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) including greenhouse whitefly (Trialeurodes vaporarium), sweetpotato whitefly (B. tabaci), silverleaf whitefly (Bemisia argentifolii), and bandedwinged whitefly (T. abutlonea).

  • 0.5-20 predators per 10 square feet.
  • Yellow sticky cards should be removed prior to release.
  • Orders for E. eremicus must be received by noon on Thursday for shipment the following Wednesday, with exceptions for major holidays.