Accession Number:

ADA499851

Title:

Mass-Rearing Hydrellia Pakistanae Deonier and H. balciunasi Bock for the Management of Hydrilla verticillata

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER LEWISVILLE TX LEWISVILLE AQUATIC ECOSYSTEM RESEARCH FACILITY

Report Date:

2009-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

This technical note summarizes the development and application of mass-rearing techniques using ponds at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center ERDC Lewisville Aquatic Ecosystem Research Facility LAERF, Lewisville, TX for the biological control agents Hydrellia pakistanae Deonier and H. balciunasi Bock for use on Hydrilla verticillata L.f. Royle. Information is provided on rearing methods, releases, and associated costs.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE