Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2007 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 10 No. 2, Issue of April 15, 2007
 

Table 5. Non-target insects of rice.


S. No.

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

Order

Non-Target Insects of Rice

1.

Rice Bug

Leptocorisa acuta (Thunberg)

Coreidae

Hemiptera

2.

Rice Thrips

Stenchaetothrips biformis Bagnall

Thripidae

Thysanoptera

3.

White-backed plant hopper

Sogatekka furcifera Horvath

Delphacidae

Homoptera

4.

Green leafhopper

Nephotellix cincticeps Ishihera

Deltocephalidae

Homoptera

5.

Brown Plant hopper

Nilapavata lugens Stal

Delpecidae

Homoptera

6.

White leafhopper

Cofana spectra (Dist.)

Cicadellidae

Homoptera

7.

Rice Grasshopper

Hieroglyphus banian Fb.

Acridae

Orthoptera

8.

Paddy Grasshopper

Oxya hyla (Serv.)

Acridae

Orthoptera

9.

Paddy Grasshopper

O. velox

Acridae

Orthoptera

10.

Rice Grasshopper

Atractomorpha crenulata F.

Acridae

Orthoptera

11.

Rice Grasshopper

Acrida exaltata Wlk.

Acridae

Orthoptera

12.

Rice Stink Bugs

Oebalus pugnax Fabricius.

Pentatomidae

Hemiptera

Predators

1.

Praying Mantid

Stagmomantis Carolina Johannson

Mantidae

Mantodea

2.

Dragon Fly

Sympetrum vulgatum

Aeshnidae

Odonata

3.

Damsen Fly

Coenagrion puella

Coenagrionidae

Odonata

4.

Spiders

Attacobius attarum

Corinnidae

Arachnida

Storage Pests

1.

Red Flour Beetle

Tribolium castaneum Herbst

Tenebrionidae

Coleoptera

Visiting Insects

1.

Red Pumpkin Beetle

Aulacophora foveicollis Lucas

Chrysomelidae

Coleoptera

2.

Sugarcane Pyrilla

Pyrilla perpusilla Walk.

Lophopidae

Hwmiptera


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