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Genetics of Resistance to Phosphine in Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae)

Development of the Powderpost Beetle (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) at Constant Temperatures

Dispersal of Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in Different Habitats

Flight Activity of the Lesser Grain Borer, Rhyzopertha dominica F. (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae), in Relation to Weather

Sensitivity of Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) Flight Activity to Environmental Variables in Benin, West Africa

Movement and Orientation Decision Modeling of Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in the Grain Mass

Simulation Model of Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in Rural Maize Stores in the Republic of Benin

Susceptibility of Eight U.S. Wheat Cultivars to Infestation by Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae)

Responses of Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) to Its Aggregation Pheromones as Influenced by Trap Design, Trap Height, and Habitat

Pheromone Emission Rate by Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in Response to Adult Starvation and Presence of Conspecifics

Exploitation of a Woody Host Plant and Cerambycid-Associated Volatiles as Host-Finding Cues by the Larger Grain Borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae)

Host-Finding Behavior of Dinoderus bifoveolatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae), an Important Pest of Stored Cassava: the Role of Plant Volatiles and Odors of Conspecifics

Monitoring and Predicting Population Growth of Rhyzopertha dominic a (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) Over a Range of Enviromnental Conditions

Immediate and Delayed Mortality of Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Adults Exposed to Spinosad-Treated Commodities

Establishment, Spread, and Impact of Teretriosoma nigrescens (Coleoptera: Histeridae), an Exotic Predator of the Larger Grain Borer (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in Southwestern Benin

Contact Toxicity of Deltamethrin Against Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), and Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) Adults

Efficacies of Spinosad and a Combination of Chlorpyrifos-Methyl and Deltamethrin Against Phosphine-Resistant Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on Wheat

 

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; class Insecta, order Coleoptera)

Family of black or brown beetles, 3–20 mm long, with the head tucked under a rounded, rugose thorax. The elytra are sharply declined at the rear, with several projecting, horizontal spines. The antennae have a loose club. Larvae are curved, white, and fleshy, with a tiny head and enlarged thorax. They bore into felled or dying trees. There are many generations per year. There are 434 species, largely tropical.

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