Feeding Potential of Ischiodon scutellaris (Fabricius) (Diptera: syrphidae) on Green Peach Aphid, Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Homoptera: Aphididae)


Studies carried out on the feeding potential of Ischiodon scutellaris on green peach aphid, Myzus persicae, revealed that the third instar larvae consumed more aphids as compared to first and second instar. The total number of aphids consumed during November was 581 as compared to 497 aphids during January.


Feeding potential, Ischiodon scutellaris, Myzus persicae

Full Text:


  • There are currently no refbacks.