Leptocybe invasa References

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Doganlar, O. 2005 Occurrence of Leptocybe invasa Fisher & La Salle, 2004 (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) on Eucalyptus camaldulensis in Turkey, with a description of the male sex. Zoology in the Middle East 35, 112-114.

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Nyeko, P, Mutitu, EK & Day, RK. 2007 Farmers’ knowledge, perceptions and management of the gall-forming wasp, Leptocybe invasa (Hymenoptera : Eulophidae), on Eucalyptus species in Uganda. International Journal of Pest Management 53, 111-119.

Nyeko, P, Mutitu, EK & Day, RK. 2009 Eucalyptus infestation by Leptocybe invasa in Uganda. African Journal of Ecology 47, 299-307.

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