Keywords: red palm weevil

Paternity Analyses for the Planning of SIT Projects against the Red Palm Weevil

S. Belvedere, S. Arnone, M. Cristofaro, A. La Marca and A. De Biase,  Insects,  14. 2023.
The red palm weevil Rhynchophorus ferrugineus is an invasive pest from southeastern Asia and Melanesia that has spread widely across the Middle East and the Mediterranean Basin over the last 30 years. Its endophagous larvae cause huge amounts of damage to several palm tree ...
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A One-Sided Competition Mathematical Model for the Sterile Insect Technique

A. Ben Dhahbi, Y. Chargui, S. M. Boulaaras and S. Ben Khalifa,  Complexity,  2020:12. 2020.
We study a simple mathematical model describing the dynamics of a wild-type pest insects population experiencing competition from sterile insects (one-sided competition).
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