Apheline AB (Aphelinus abdominalis) Vial of 250 Mummies/Adults
The parasitised aphid hardens into a leathery black coloured mummy. The adult parasitic wasp emerges through a hole with a jagged edge at the rear of the mummy. The first mummies can be seen in the crop a minimum of 2 weeks after the first introduction.
|Width||0.0000||Activity / Control||Controls a wide range of aphid species including Macrosiphum euphorbiae (potato aphid) and Aulacorthum solani (glasshouse potato aphid). It has a very long life span.|
|Application Method||Should be used at the first sign of aphids or better, as an early season preventative||Application Rate||1 wasp / 1 m2.|
|Technical Comments||Most crops can be infested with aphids. Damage is caused in three ways: sucking plant sap when feeding, excretion of honeydew leading to sooty mould and some species can transmit plant viruses leading to distortion and disfigured plant growth.||Volume||0.000000|
|VolumeUnit (lt or m3)||CubicMeters||Weight||0.008000|
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