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Taxonomic revision of the genus Plutella Schrank, 1802 (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) from the Palaearctic region with notes on its phylogeny (part 1)

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... Some recent references have bee added. Povolny, 1994;Capinera, 2001Capinera, & 2007Robinson and Sattler, 2001;Sihvonen, 2005;Badr, 2007;Baraniak, 2007;Stringer, 2008;Powell & Opler, 2009;Erler et al., 2010;el-Rawy et al., 2011;Franklin, 2011;Marillo et al., 2013;Liu Hong & Li Houtlun, 2014). The present study aimed to give revision of the most economic lepidopterous insect pests belonging to seven families i.e., Gelechiidae, Geometridae, Noctuidae, Nolidae, Plutellidae, Pyralidae, and Pyraustidae attacking the vegetable and ornamental plants in Egypt. ...
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