It is a significant pest of chilli pepper, tomato, mango, citrus, castor, bean, cotton, onion, and other crops in tropical and subtropical regions of Asia, Africa and Japan. 12. Diseases (Pre-harvest) 19. Chilli thrips is a polyphagous species. In Malaysia, mango is one of the most consumed fruit that occupies ≈4,565 ha agricultural land area (Kwee and Chong 1994).This popular commodity is being threatened by various thrips species. This depends both on the plant species and the type of thrips. Although they rarely affect fruit-production and warrant control, pests like thrips, mites and scale occasionally infest mango trees. Read also: Insecticide or fungicide should be sprayed when necessary. Mango, Mangifera indica (L.) cultivation in the world is expanding as a result of the popularity of this fruit and ever increasing demand for fresh and processed mango products. Inflorescence caterpillar 13 18. Mango seed weevil ; Mango shoot caterpillar ; Mango leafhopper ; Mango stem miner ; Queensland fruit fly ; Red-banded mango caterpillar ; Red-banded thrips; Spiralling whitefly ; Fruit-spotting bug ; Mango tipborer; Diseases. Powdery mildew 14-15 20. Thrips can cause different types of damage to your plants. Termites 13 B. Key thrips damage symptoms. It is the national tree of Bangladesh. Thrips 10-11 13. The detection frequency of A. alternata also increased as Dothiorella spp. Thrips on mango Selenothrips rubrocinctus Vithiripi (Kiswahili) Kenya Share . ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Thrips associated with mango trees {Mangifera indica L. (Anacardiaceae)} were collected over a five year period in the main mango production areas of South Africa. Red tree ant 12 17. The red-banded thrips, Selenothrips rubrocinctus, at times heavily infests mango foliage in Florida, killing young leaves and causing shedding of mature leaves. Recommended dose: 20 grams in 60 litres or 100 grams in 300 litres of water. Adults thrips captured on the sticky traps were the most abundant between 0800-1000 and 1400-1600 hours. Tea Mosquito bug 11 14. Often combined with – plant virus, fungal diseases. Mealybugs, Phenacoccus citri and P. mangiferae, and Drosicha stebbingi and D. mangiferae may infest young leaves, shoots and fruits. Anthracnose 15-17 21. In the fall, rake and safely destroy all fallen leaves from infected trees and roses. Barrix Control When to use: Use from germination stage till harvesting stage. Seedlings are ready for grafting when the stems attain „pencil‟ size in diameter and are approximately 8 to 10 months old. MANGO PRODUCTION MANUAL Introduction Mango ... thrips and disease such as anthracnose. Leaf miner 12 16. Sunken streaks and patches – leaves and stems Colored spots or patches – usually silver-white Stunted growth – buds (flower and leaf). 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