M. Q. Rezende

M. Q. Rezende
Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia do Triângulo Mineiro, Patos de Minas, Brazil

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July 2008 - August 2014
Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV)
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  • PhD Student

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Publications (9)
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The effect of the presence of an extrafloral nectary-bearing tree (Inga sp., Fabaceae) on the control of coffee leaf miner (Leucoptera coffeella) and coffee berry borer (Hypothenemus hampei) in agroforestry coffee systems was assessed. The availability of nectar from Inga trees increased parasitism of coffee leaf miner and decreased damage on coffe...
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Plant diversity may increase natural enemy populations because some plants can provide alternative food to natural enemies. Extrafloral nectar is such an alternative food and plants producing extrafloral nectar are known to suffer less from herbivory. Little is known about the effect of plants with extrafloral nectaries on herbivory of neighbouring...
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Homegardens contain agroforestry systems that provide diverse resources for family consumption in rural communities. The aim of this study was to perform an ethnobotanical inventory of the tree species and their uses in the homegardens of two small-scale rural farming communities situated near the Mata Seca State Park, Minas Gerais, Brazil, and to...
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Mastigimas anjosi spec. nov. is described from Brazil. The species is a pest in plantations of Toona ciliata (Meliaceae), a fast-growing timber species of high economic value, though the native host is Cedrela fissilis, a close relative of Toona. Diagnostic characters are discussed and illustrations provided which separate M. anjosi spec. nov. from...
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Harmonia axyridis is a voracious aphid predator, which has been used in biological control programs in severalcountries. Due to its fast spreading, H. axyridis is becoming widely distributed across the world. Recently, it was detectedin Viçosa, Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil. This region shows climatic similarity to its native region and it may...

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