Chapter 5

Natural Enemies

Carmelo Peter Bonsignore and Vincenzo Vacante


The major natural enemies of the citrus pests in the Mediterranean Region are briefly presented. The complexity of the topic has led to a simplification of the treatment. The more common Hemiptera, Neuroptera, Lepidoptera, Diptera, Coleoptera, Hymenoptera and Acari are discussed, along with the general features of each group.

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