Contacts: projects on biological control

Natural Enemies

Biocontrol agent

Target pest

Countries of introduction

Contact person

Project/Activity

Pauesia juniperorum (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)

Cypress aphid (Cinara cupressivora)

Malawi

Kenya

Uganda

C.Z. Chilima

Peter Kiwuso

Benson Kanyi

Roger Day

Biological control of important tree pests in East, Central & Southern Africa. CIDA, ODA & FAO funded.

Tetraphleps raoi (Hymenoptera: Anthocoridae)

Pine woolly aphid (Pineus boerneri)

Uganda

Roger Day

C.Z. Chilima

Peter Kiwuso

Biological control of important tree pests in East, Central & Southern Africa. CIDA, ODA & FAO funded.

Avetianella longoi (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae)

Eucalyptus borer (Phoracantha spp.)

Zambia

Roger Day

Biological control of important tree pests in East, Central & Southern Africa. CIDA, ODA & FAO funded.

Tamarixia leucaenae(Hymenoptera: Eulophidae)

Psyllaephagus yaseeni (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae)

Leucaena psyllid (Heteropsylla cubana)

Malawi

Kenya

Tanzania

Zambia

Roger Day

C.Z. Chilima

Peter Kiwuso

Biological control of Leucaena psyllid Heteropsylla cubana (Forest Research Programme - DFID funded)