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SPWSocial and Political Worlds
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SPWSweet Potato Weevil (insect)
SPWSpencer, IA, USA - Spencer Municipal Airport (Airport Code)
SPWSigning Professionals Workgroup (notaries)
SPWServices per Week (various organizations)
SPWShelter in Place Warning
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SPWSpecial Purpose Weapon
SPWStationary Planetary Wave
SPWSpecialist, Chaplain's Assistant (US Navy)
SPWSouth Park Wrestlers
SPWSingle Project Wafer
SPWSingle Present Worth
SPWSelf Protection Weapon
SPWSecond-Order Position Width (noise model)
SPWSystematic Programming Workshop
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Banana planters, while they were raising bananas, multiply colonies of the predator ants Phidole megacephala, which are brought to sweet potato fields to kill the insect pest sweet potato weevil.
Farmers enumerated the most economic pests and diseases as sweet potato weevil (Cylas spp.) (42.3%), millipedes (22.3%), sweet potato virus disease (17.8%), and sweet potato butterfly (Acraea acerata) (7%).
(1990), studying the sweet potato weevil, Cylas formicarius elegantulus (Summers) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), found that this weevil was recaptured in pheromone-baited traps up to a distance of 280 m.
Sweet potato weevil (Cylas puncticollis) and sweet potato butterfly (Acraea acerata) are the two most important pests of sweet potato in Ethiopia.
As well, from October 1999 to December 2001, he was an Entomologist with the International Potato Centre (CIP) in North Eastern Uganda on collaborative project focusing on integrated pest management of the sweet potato weevil. The key project partners were the Natural Resources Institute (NRI), National Agriculture Research Organization (NARO) and CIP.
to be more efficacious against sweet potato weevil Cylas formicarius.
Within-vine distribution and damage of sweet potato weevil, Cylas formicarius elegantulus (Coleoptera: Curculionidael, on four cultivars of sweet potato in southern Florida.
Reproductive maturity of the female West Indian sweet potato weevil, Euscepes postfasciatus (Fairmaire) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
Takahisa Miyatake of Okayama University in Japan got interested in death feigning while researching ideas for wiping out sweet potato weevils (Cyclas formicarius) in Japan's southwestern islands.