The distribution, abundance and life cycle of the pest mites Balaustium medicagoense (Prostigmata: Erythraeidae) and Bryobia spp. (Prostigmata: Tetranychidae) in Australia
Aston L Arthur, Andrew R Weeks, Matthew P Hill, Ary A Hoffmann
Australian Journal of Entomology | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2011
Awarded by Grains Research and Development Corporation
We thank John Roberts, Stewart Pearson and Stuart McColl for helping with distribution and seasonal abundance collections. We also thank the farmers who allowed us the use of their paddocks for the seasonal abundance sampling. We thank all the agronomists, farmers, researchers who took the time to collect and sent in samples for the pest status survey. This study was supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (grant number 83991).