BeschreibungPlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Podisus maculiventris, the spined soldier bug is a species of insect common in North America. They are predators of gypsy moth caterpillars and the larvae of beetles such as the Colorado potato beetle and the Mexican bean beetle. Because they eat Mexican bean beetles, they are regarded as good things to have in the garden, since the Mexican bean beetle being widely regarded as a notorious agricultural pest in North America and probably Europe, which means that due to the lack of soldier bugs, they are quite reckless and destructrive.
Untertitel: Pentatomidae. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2011
Seitenanzahl: 92 Seiten