Winter survival of an insect pest is important information to consider in management because the number of insects surviving the winter is closely related to the number colonizing crops early in the growing season. This article presents the estimated percentage of bean leaf beetles that overwintered, and the predicted relative population of the beetle this growing season.
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Lam, Wai-Ki Frankie and Pedigo, Larry P., "Bean leaf beetle and winter survival" (2001). Integrated Crop Management News. 1869.
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