Current and potential threat of psyllids (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) on eucalypts

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dc.contributor.author Makunde, P.T. (Privilege)
dc.contributor.author Slippers, Bernard
dc.contributor.author Burckhardt, Daniel
dc.contributor.author De Queiroz, Dalva L.
dc.contributor.author Lawson, Simon
dc.contributor.author Hurley, Brett Phillip
dc.date.accessioned 2021-04-12T05:30:52Z
dc.date.issued 2020
dc.description.abstract The introduction of Australian psyllids to non-native ranges across the globe is continually increasing. This is due to an increase in global trade and human movement, exacerbated by climate change. Several psyllids have been recorded as pests of eucalypts in the native range of these trees. With the current trend of eucalypt pest introductions, there is a concern that many more eucalypt-feeding psyllids in Australia will in time be introduced and become pests in eucalypt-growing regions of other continents. Here we examine the current and potential threat of psyllids on eucalypts. Specifically, we consider the diversity of eucalypt psyllids in their native range and those eucalypt psyllids that have been introduced outside Australia and become pests in their new ranges. In addition, the potential pathways and characteristics of these invasive psyllids are discussed. en_ZA
dc.description.department Biochemistry en_ZA
dc.description.department Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute (FABI) en_ZA
dc.description.department Genetics en_ZA
dc.description.department Microbiology and Plant Pathology en_ZA
dc.description.department Zoology and Entomology en_ZA
dc.description.embargo 2021-12-14
dc.description.librarian hj2021 en_ZA
dc.description.sponsorship Members of Tree Protection Co-operative Program (TPCP), DST-National Research Foundation (NRF) and the University of Pretoria, South Africa. en_ZA
dc.description.uri http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/tsfs20 en_ZA
dc.identifier.citation Privilege T Makunde , Bernard Slippers , Daniel Burckhardt , Dalva L de Queiroz , Simon A Lawson & Brett P Hurley (2020) Current and potential threat of psyllids(Hemiptera: Psylloidea) on eucalypts, Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science, 82:3,233-242, DOI: 10.2989/20702620.2020.1813650. en_ZA
dc.identifier.issn 2070-2620 (print)
dc.identifier.issn 2070-2639 (online)
dc.identifier.other 10.2989/20702620.2020.1813650
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2263/79378
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.publisher NISC (Pty) Ltd and Informa UK Limited (trading as Taylor and Francis Group) en_ZA
dc.rights © 2020 NISC (Pty) Ltd. This is an electronic version of an article published in Southern Forests, vol. 82, no. 3, pp. 233-242, 2020. doi : 10.2989/20702620.2020.1813650. Southern Forests is available online at : http://www.tandfonline.comloi/tsfs20. en_ZA
dc.subject Insect pests en_ZA
dc.subject Invasive species en_ZA
dc.subject Pathways en_ZA
dc.subject Plantation forests en_ZA
dc.title Current and potential threat of psyllids (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) on eucalypts en_ZA
dc.type Postprint Article en_ZA


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