Entomology quick bites-2

Entomology quick bites-2

1. Insecticide  Malathion can be safely used on vegetables.
2. The safest insecticide for honey bee is Endosuphan.
3. Bunchy top appearance in banana is caused by Top Borer( Scirpophaga excerptaels)
4. Bollguard is a variety of transgenic cotton.
5. Vector of virus causing tungro disease of rice is Green Leaf Hopper(NIlaparvata lugens).
6. Castor is the host plant for Eri silkworm.
7. Central Insecticide Laboratory is located at Faridabad.
8. Vector of Bud Necrosis Virus in Peanut is Thrips.
9. Central Silk Board is Located at Banglore.
10. The damaging stage of army worm is Caterpillar.
11. Trichogramma chilonisis is an egg parasitoid.
12. Endemic pest is pest occurring in the same area year after year.
13. First chemical pesticide used in India was DDT.
14. Pink Boll Worm causes rosetting of flowers.
15. The dwelling place of Termites is known as Mound.
16. Scientific name of Lac insect is Laccifera lacca.
17. First rank in raw silk production Karnataka.
18. GM Mustard which is glyphosate-resistant was developed by Pro Agro Seed Company.
19. Bt Cabbage was developed against DBM.
20. The Worker Bee is a sterile female.
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