This website uses cookies to ensure you have the best experience. Learn more

Integrated Pest Management Fo Rlady Beetle

2319 words - 10 pages

THE GAMBIA COLLEGE
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
TOPIC: LADY BEETLE
Presented by: Omar ceesay GC # 214426
Submitted to:
LECTURER: Mr. Fabakary minteh

Lady beetles, also known as “ladybugs” or “ladybird beetles”, are familiar insects. They belong to phylum arthropod and family of Coccinellidae. Some 70 species are native to Colorado and about 10 to 12 additional species have established during the past century. Adult Lady Beetles are round and small (1-10 mm) long.
This paper ...view middle of the document...

They belong to phylum arthropod and family of Coccinellidae. Some 70 species are native to Colorado and about 10 to 12 additional species have established during the past century. Adult Lady Beetles are round and small (1-10 mm) long.
Overwhelmingly, habits of lady beetles are highly beneficial to human interests. Both the adult lady beetles and the grub-stage larvae have chewing mouthparts and are voracious predators of other insects. Although each type of lady beetle has preferences for what they will eat (e.g., aphids, scales, spider mites, mealy bugs, etc.), they tend to have fairly broad tastes and feed on almost any small arthropods (insects, mites) or insect eggs that they can successfully attack and ingest.



Most people know lady beetles as small, round, red beetles with black spots on their backs. Not all lady beetles are red, and not all red lady beetles have spots. Some lady beetles are very little and are black and hairy. Lady beetles vary in color as red, orange, or yellow with black spots. They can also be black with red spots. Some are missing spots altogether. There are even a few kinds of ladybeetles with metallic blue iridescence, and some have checkerboard markings or stripes.
Most of the black part of the ladybeetle is the thorax, also called the pronotum. It sometimes has spots on it, and sometimes it is all black. Multi-spotted individuals tend to be females while those with few or no spots tend to be males. Most beetles have a small, dark "M" or "W"-shaped marking on the whitish area behind the head. Lady Beetle antennae are short, shorter than the front legs, and are thicker at the ends than the middle. Lady Beetle larvae are also colored in some combination of black and red or orange. They are very active, and have rather rough or bumpy looking bodies that are longer than the adults. Lady Beetle pupae look somewhat like the adults. It is nearly impossible for anybody but experts to tell male Lady Beetles from female ones, and even the experts sometimes can't tell without dissecting the beetle.

* 
Has a black spot on its light gray or yellowish wings. A black form with two red spots also
occurs. It feeds on aphids and psyllids
* 
 ranges from red to yellow with no spots or up to 19 spots on the wings. The thorax is often cream colored with black markings. This larger lady beetle feeds on aphids, scales, psyllids and other insects.
* 
It eats only cottony...

Other assignments on Integrated Pest Management Fo Rlady Beetle

Binus Essay

894 words - 4 pages integrated, struktural dan teknik-teknik personel, Storey (1995). Dari ke-3 definisi diatas dapat disimpulkan bahwa, Manajemen Sumber Daya Manusia berkaitan dengan cara pengelolaan sumber daya insani, dalam organisasi dan lingkungan yang mempengaruhinya, agar mampu memberikan kontribusi secara optimal bagi pencapaian organisasi. Sistem Informasi Sumber Daya Manusia, Pertemuan Ke 1 Fungsi MSDM Manajemen Sumberdaya Manusia terdiri dari dua

Dynamic Strategic Alignment Essay

4052 words - 17 pages PERFORMANCE The preceding analyses (PEST and 5-Forces, Strategy Triangle) generate the data that helps you to identify alignments and mis-alignments that have an impact on performance. The sources of a firm’s success can be understood by identifying the full set of alignments—both internal and with the environment—that complement each other and as an integrated whole enable the firm to achieve its goals. Conversely, understanding the sources of

Patton Fuller Networking Project

1602 words - 7 pages basic form of zeros and ones. The physical layer can be seen in the form of an appliance in PFCH’s OR, ICU, and Ward floor systems, in which it uses 24-port FO Hubs. Because the physical layer does not have addresses, hubs function as a splitter. Data Link Layer The data link layer is the next layer up, where the physical transmission of data is managed. The data link layer creates and recognizes message boundaries. At this


1134 words - 5 pages | Business Case Analysis | MEMO | Date: 9 October 2014 | | To: KIOTO Group Senior Management | | From: | | Re: Your deteriorating position in the global solar thermal market race | | European market is changing, your customers are backward integrating into your own business, the Chinese are dominating through price dumping and while your lobbying efforts are admirable, do you really think it is enough to put the Chinese dragon

What Is Bar?

7358 words - 30 pages Program(GAP) -- High Value Commercial Crops, and the Philippine Integrated Pest Management Program (KASAKALIKASAN) were the alternative sources of funds for other R&D activities of the Bureau. 1996 • The medium term implementation of the Gintong Ani for Corn R&D at the national level was entrusted to the Bureau. • The Bureau implemented the Corn-Techno-Demo Projects. • The DA-Research Monitoring System was redesigned to run via the


2313 words - 10 pages (Chartered Accountant) u,as engaged to perform the audit. The audit was targeted to be completed at the earliest possible to meet the bank's requirement. Accounting Systemso Information and Records A11 accounting records were maintained using the standard financial software "MYOB". The programme was not integrated lthe data was not processed and generated automatically between ;everal modules namely Procurement, HR, Accounts Payables (AP


2792 words - 12 pages website have been integrated in such a way that it helps Dell to market their product on the internet, besides providing customization of the products according the needs of the market. 2.2.2. Price for Performance: Dell use an integrated process management system that coordinate the company process from procurement to distribution and technical support to ultimate customer. This integrated process allows the company to use standardized policy

Air Asia

4256 words - 18 pages ) 2.0 Strategic Analysis Strategy analysis was known as the process of developing strategy for business by searching the business and environment in which it operates. (BusinessDictionary, 2013) 3.1 PEST analysis PEST will be the type of situation analysis in political, economic, socio-cultural and technological factors are investigate to chart of an organization’s long-term plans. (BusinessDictionary, 2013) In the political part

Agrium Research Paper

5988 words - 24 pages Directors and Agrium’s management team to allow them to make timely and effective decisions that comply with applicable laws and Agrium’s commitment to ethical conduct, integrity, and transparency. (CORPORATE GOVERNANCE GUIDELINES) Case Study of Agrium P age |3 The purpose of the Corporate Governance Guidelines for Agrium is one of the tools that they have leveraged to gain their global presence from a locally operated company and

Tivo Case

9001 words - 37 pages Table of contents 1. INTRODUCTION ✓ History ✓ Mission ✓ Company Strategies 2. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE ✓ Responsible of the board ✓ Board structure and members ✓ Board meeting ✓ Other board and governance matter 3. EXTERNAL ANALYSIS ✓ Issue priority matrix ✓ Porter’s 5 forces ✓ Industry matrix ✓ PEST


8604 words - 35 pages HEALTHCARE PORTFOLIO Contents Pharmaceuticals Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Vaccines and Diagnostics Sandoz Consumer Health CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP Contents Commitment to Patients Commitment to People and Communities Commitment to the Environment Commitment to Ethical Business Conduct Independent Assurance Report CORPORATE GOVERNANCE Contents Our Board of Directors Our Management COMPENSATION REPORT Contents Compensation

Similar Documents

Extra Credit Essay

1229 words - 5 pages dollars in damage. Homeowners can help by monitoring their trees and watch for signs of EAB throughout a year. People can also contact the USDA Emerald Ash Borer Hotline toll-free at 1-866-322-4512. Mountain pine beetle (MPB) is native to western North America. It is the most important insect pest of Colorado’s pine forest. MPB often kill large numbers of trees during outbreaks. MPB develop in pines like the lodgepole, ponderosa, Scotch, and limber

Barn Owls Essay

485 words - 2 pages ? Comprehending the Significance of the Discovery 1. Describe a technological advance in farming used with Barn Owls to help control pest species of all types. How do we know this is an advance? 2. Barn Owls are supposed to be valuable to farms as a form of integrated pest management. Describe what Barn Owls can do to help farmers get rid of two different types of crop pests. Be specific. 3. How does the use of all the appropriate conservation measures for Barn Owls add to human society?

Vw Case Analysis

6282 words - 26 pages including dealership, financing, leasing, banking, insurance activities as well as fleet management. As sales of Beetle was increasing, the increasing buying power of customers led Nordhoff to add to the range a station wagon and sedan based on Beetle. In 1964 he even purchased the unprofitable Audi from Daimler-Benz. This acquisition of Audi increased the production capacity of VW group. Kurt Lotz, Nordoff’s successor, with no automotive

Student Essay

3934 words - 16 pages analysis PEST analysis Porter’s five forces analysis four corner’s analysis value chain analysis early warning scans war gaming. An overview of these strategic analysis tools will be provided in this topic gateway. 3 Topic Gateway Series Strategic Analysis Tools Context In the current CIMA syllabus, students will study and may be examined on strategic analysis tools as part of the Management Level Paper 5, Integrated Management