It is native to, is annual pest with one generation per year. Henosepilachna vigintioctopunctata Fab., ash weevil, Myllocerus spp. Breeding for resistance against some of the major insects of cowpea and pigeon pea, Field screening of brinjal varities on major pests and their natural enemies, In book: Pests and Their Management (pp.587-602). It is widely cultivated in Southeast Asia. The full-grown larva is 1.5–2in. ment. for controlling the pest (Chatterjee etal. It causes a soft, watery, brown spot on the fruit (Photo 1) that soon becomes covered in a grey-brown, later black, furry mould (Photos 3&4). In India, this pest is found in all the states wherever jackfruit is grown. Plant height was greater in 2007 than that in 2006. Males’ length varies from 22 to 25mm, while in females. The humid tropics are most favourable for the, The life cycle is completed in around 26–36, adult lays eggs on ower buds and young shoots. It is a pest of regional signicance and common in southern India. The forewings are light oli, bore and eat below the bark. 38 species of insect pests are known to attack jackfruit. Pronotum coarsely reticulated and legs coarsely. © 1997, The Japanese Society of Sericultural Science. Leaf appearance values ranged from vegetative stage 4 to 8 at time of mid-vegetative observations, indicating similarity in emergence and vegetative development. Eggs: Pine spittlebugs overwinter as eggs … Se. Emergence and development behavior of sunflower accessions evaluated for stem weevil and sunflower moth resistance is expected to be similar to that of Hybrid 894, though additional effects of photoperiod may modify the timing of reproductive development. Jha LK, Sen-Sarma PK (2008) Forest entomology. Bull Br Mus Nat Hist 3(13):391, Mridha SH (2006) Biology, pest status and management of jackfruit borer, Muniappan R, Shepard BM, Carner GR, Ooi P, Graw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd., New Delhi, Poland TM, Mccullough DG (2006) Emerald ash borer: invasion of the urban forest and the threat, tion of new species. Part III., Meyrick (1928) Exotic Microlepidopterans. Curr Sci. All rights reserved. Harvest fruit with care, avoiding bruising it or creating wounds. stiff wire or closing hole with mud are some measures suggested for the control of. the entire life cycle completes within 27–39days (Muniappan etal. thion or deltamethrin in 1l of water, and splash three times at the base of main trunk, one feet above ground to attract and kill the ies. It is a polyphagous insect pest which has been found damaging many fruit crops. This review presents an overview of the functional, medicinal, and physiological properties of this fruit. Large dark-bro, webby masses, comprising chewed wooden particles and faecal matter, spicuously seen plastered loosely on tree trunks or main branches, especially near, attack of pest. Larva:... Spittle bugs. 38 species of insect pests are known to attack jackfruit. damage to the fruit crops like guava, mango, citrus, orange, jamun, litchi, aonla, jackfruit, pomegranate, etc., including forest trees (Garg and T, insect pests are widely distributed in India; infestation of this pest is more prevalent. The larva mines into the shoot or apical buds and feeds on internal content. Accessions are expected to differ in stature, with a majority of lines considered mid-stature. In Hawaii, growers have experienced breadfruit tree pest problems from two-spotted leafhoppers. Spray quinalphos 0.05% or neem oil 0.03% at owering stage. The use of jackfruit bulbs and its parts has also been reported since ancient times for their therapeutic qualities. It is native to South India. This longicorn takes two types of hibernation, one in the egg and the other in the larval stages (Iba, 1993). Knowledge of growth and development characteristics of resistant sunflower accessions can facilitate breeding techniques to incorporate. The female moth lays 50–400 light pink eggs in clusters or in rows on the leaves and, the eggs turn red later on. All rights reserved. Alam MZ (1962) Insect and mite pests of fruit and fruit trees in East Pakistan and their control. the small whitish grubs bore into tender flower buds and fruits, and induce premature drop. Karim MA (1995) Insect pests of fruits and their control in Bangladesh. The emer, starts from April, and the maximum population is found during May–July, coincides with fruit maturity. The emerald ash borer (EAB), a phloem-feeding beetle native to Asia, was discovered killing ash trees in southeastern Michigan and Windsor, Ontario, in 2002. Like several other invasive forest pests, the EAB likely was introduced and became established in a highly urbanized setting, facilitated by international trade and abundant hosts. Model Agro-Ecosystem Analysis Chart Date: Village: … It is a polyphagous pest, known to attack 35 plant family hosts, and damage had, been recorded on horticultural crops, viz. It is reported from Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Niue, Samoa, and Solomon Islands PhD thesis, University of Southampton, Butani DK (1979) Insects and fruits. In case of, The bugs are 15mm long, with blunt red head and prominent eyes which resemble, a frog and known as frog hoppers. Pupa is reddish brown. In general, jackfruit have few disease problems in south Florida. Infections also occur at the stem end of fruits when they are harvested. avenue trees and ornamental trees (Ali etal. shoot and fruit borer, Glyphodes caesalis, bud weevil Ochyromera artocarpi, mealy bugs Drosicha mangiferae, Nipaecoccus viridis, Planococcus lilacinus, spittle bugs, Cosmoscarta relata, Clovia lineaticollis, bark-eating caterpillar Indarbela tetraonis and trunk borers Aprioma germari and Bactrocera rufomaculata (Butani 1979; Alam et al. nymphs. R (1969) Fruits. Larva bores a short tunnel, downwards in to the wood, usually at the junction of a dead branch or snag and the, hole. The cost: benefit of T6 (placing aluminium phosphide into the hole + sealing the hole with cow dung) (1:10.21) was higher than T5 (1: 7.75) but in terms of infestation control and total yield T5 was higher than T6.Bangladesh J. Zool. The objective of the research was to compare leaf appearance, reproductive development and plant height of selected sunflower accessions screened for pest resistance over two years, 2006 and 2007. insects and nematodes. 60min kills the eggs or larvae present in the fruit. In: Ramanatha Rao V (eds) Proceeding of the IPGRI-ICAR-UIF, the conservation and use of germplasm of tropical fruits in Asia held at LXIII Indian Institute, of Horticultural Research, 18–31 May 1997, Bangalore, India. In most instances, management will not be required as the impact of the disease is low. together and feed inside the folds. Indian Society of, Singh. Cornicles are bro, very long and slender. Late-stage infection of jackfruit fruit by Rhizopus stolonifer, showing the groups of spores (sporangia) on long stalks (sporangiophores). and cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp) are the major grain legumes grown in the semi-arid areas of Kenya. Guerin, mealybug, Coccidohystrix insolitus Green, aphid, Aphis gossypii Glover, leafhopper, Amrasca devastans Ishida and whitefly, Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) recording 8.0, 0.0, 6.5, 6.3, 0.0 and 0.0 nos./ three leaves, respectively. Pod fly mostly attacks pigeon pea, and apion beetle is a serious pest of cowpea. The infestation of this pest leads to signicant loss in size and weight. Survival occurs as thick-walled spores (black spore masses on top of long stalks (Photo 4), in the soil, on plant debris, and on seed. 2011). ovipositor and inserts eggs in small clusters inside the mesocarp. Bait spray is prepared by mixing 100g of jaggery with 2ml of mala. Rot is more likely to occur in high-rainfall areas or during and after stormy periods. Univ. Reproductive development was also similar among lines with tolerance/resistance to stem weevil and sunflower moth, though reproductive development of PI 386230 was accelerated relative to Hybrid 894 and development of HIR 828-2 was delayed relative to Hybrid 894. The adult hind tarsi, elongated; forewings are narrow with only a faint upper v, It attacks the shoots of the jackfruit by sucking the plant sap; the affected shoot may, dry up. Among the ten treatments, the T5 (placing aluminium phosphide + sealed hole with bordeaux paste) ensured the highest (83.33 %) control of infestation and the highest increase in yield (51.30%) over the control. And search … In: Abstract of K, Mulsant in India. tation, spraying of spinosad 45%SC at 1ml/5l of water is recommended. Incubation period v, 5days. In severe case, it causes extensi, Collection and destruction of infected leaves with larvae. Eating jackfruit is like eating a delicious blend of pineapple, … It appears during January–February and, a season. Severe infestation affects the fruit set and causes fruit drop. Khan MAM, Islam KS, Haque MA (2003) Biology of Jackfruit Borer, in Bangldesh. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science. ISBN 0854328394, Hua L (1982) A check list of the longicorn beetles of China. The total life cycle takes about 2months. Jackfruit Insect Pests Shoot and fruit borer. Die-back: Botryodiplodia theobromae. Male flowers and fruit may be attacked by Rhizopus fruit rot ( Rhizopus artocarpi ) and fruit by gray mold ( Botrytis cinerea ). Pages 587-602. Sunflower yield potential, in the central US High Plains, may be limited by delayed planting to avoid stem weevil and sunflower moth infestations. The biochemical characters such as total sugars, total chlorophyll and moisture content were positively correlated with shoot damage while total phenols and ash content have negative correlation. Rhizopus stolonifer; previous names are Mucor stolifer, Rhizopus artocarpi, Rhizopus nigricans. Among lines indicating stem weevil tolerance or resistance, four were considered short-stature (less than 4.5' or 1.35m), with the remainder mid-stature. Resistance of sunflower germplasm to the sunflower stem weevil and red sunflower seed weevil and eva... Development and height characteristics of sunflower accessions evaluated for pest resistance. Spores forming on a young jackfruit fruit infected by Rhizopus stolonifer. Canned jackfruit retains quality for 63 weeks at room temperature—75° to 80°F (23.89°-26.67°C), with only 3% loss of B-carotene. Mani M, Krishnamoorthy A (1997) Suppression of spherical mealybug, (Newstead) (Homoptera:Pseudococcidae) on jack fruit. Badly pruned trees are most preferred by this pest and make careful, pruning to avoid pest attack. Philaris is the most dominant pest in Japan and ecological studies as well as its control measures have been made (Iba, 1993; Ishii et al., 1963, 1964; Kawakami and Shimane, 1986). They are Rodolia fumida, Suminus nenaidi, Coccinellids, Syrphid, Carabids, Dragonfly, Spiders, beauveria … larva feeds on the pulp of the fruits which appear normal from outside, later decay, Early harvesting of mature fruits to avoid infestation. The pupation occurs, inside or on surface of nearby fruit. Avoid storing fruit in warm, poorly ventilated, buildings with high humidity; if possible, store the fruit below 10, Make sure the packing shed and boxes/bins are clean, removing any plant material on which. Among seven species of the longicorn beetles known to attack mulberry, three have been reported as major pests in Korea: Apriona germari Hope, Xylotrechus chinensis Chevrolat and Psacothea hilaris Pascoe (Lee, 1987). In Malaya, where … export of fruits to other countries (Srivasta, Ahmed KU, Rahman MM, Alam MZ, Hossain MM, Miah MG (2013) Evaluation of some control. leaf margin with silken thread and remain inside. Seed infection occurs after damage by insects or rots of the seed head, or fruit. as a result the linear growth of affected shoots and petiole is hindered. Quarantines in the United States and Canada restrict the movement of ash trees, logs, and firewood to prevent new introductions. The spores can withstand long periods of drying and cold. Rhizopus rot is a common fungal disease of jack-fruit flowers and fruit. Jackfruit is being con-, sumed as vegetable or fruit. Aphids, thrips, pod-borers and pod-sucking bugs are common insect pests to both pigeon pea and cowpea. Prune the trees so that air travels freely through the canopy and the fruit dries rapidly after rains. Similarly, transport the fruit with care. Fruit symptoms occur on the tree and in storage. It causes varying degree of damage between 3–28% depend-, ing upon the climatic conditions. The larva bores into the trunk or branches, usually at forks or angles, to a depth of, 15–25cm. It secretes spit-like frothy mass over the body. Econ Bot 1980;34(2):154-159. tion induces premature falling of fruits and bud. can be controlled by dusting with carbaryl 1.5D (Jeyaraj and Ananthan M, plant species. In case of sev. What Is Jackfruit? Bangladesh JZool 41(2):181–187. Matured larva, pupates inside the silken cocoon for the period of 7–12days. Larvae undergo six moults within 16–20days. India is the leading producer of jackfruit with an aver, age production of 1436 thousand tonnes and holds 900 germplasm collections, which is largest in the world followed by Bangladesh (AP, low caloric value, and it is a rich source of potassium. Guenée A (1854) Deltoïdes et Pyralites in Boisduval & Guenée, Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères, 9(8):293, No. Pest and diseases control measures in Jackfruit Cultivation: These are the pest and diseases that affect the Jackfruit tree. Jackfruit, considered an exotic superfood, is a peculiar-looking fruit with a textured green exterior that conceals golden nuggets of flavour. In females, the abdomen has a tuft of hairs at its tip. It also attacks nursery plants by boring into the tender apical bud resulting in, Marshall is a small greyish weevil with stout fore femur and, is pale brownish green aphids feeding on lo, (Boyer de Fonscolombe) is a black citrus aphid, polyphagous on various, is a polyphagous pest, which has been recorded to feed on 71, single female lays up to 400–500 eggs as a mass in the soil. Carner and P.A-C. Ooi 2012. The borer, is about 10mm. JBombay Nat Hist Soc 34:1029–1040, and its biology and control. 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