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Dolichos Bean - Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet

Crop Protection > Insects & Management

Insects & Management

Types of Insects and Pests
Krishnamurthy, B., 1936: The avare pod borers (a new method of control).
Tarr, (1958): Experiments in the Sudan Gezira on control of wilt of Dolichos bean (D. Lablab) associated with attack by Cockchafer grubs (Schizonycha sp.).
Regupathy, et al., (1970): Assessment of loss in seed yield by pod borers in certain varieties of field bean.
Greatheada, 1971: A new species of Melanagromyza Hendel (Diptera, Agromyzidae) from pods of the bonavist bean (Dolichos lablab) in Uganda.
Tandon, et al., (1975): Sagra femorata Durray (Sagarinae: Chrysomelidae: Coleoptera)- A new insect pest of Dolichos lablab.
Kay, (1979): Food Legumes.
Govindan and Thontadarya, (1982): Studies on insect pests of field bean in Karnataka.
Chakravarthy, (1983): Relative abundance of field bean (Lablab niger) pod-borers and distribution patterns of the borer Adisura atkinsoni Moore.
Chakravarthy and Lingappa, (1984): Comparison of germplasm evaluation parameters in Lablab niger Medick to borer attack.
Singh et al. (1985)
Honda et al. (1985): Oviposition and larval feeding habits of the pea blue, Lampides boeticus L. (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) on the lablab bean, Dolichos lablab L.
Chakravarthy and Lingappa, (1986): Resistance to pod borers of Lepidoptera and Diptera in field bean.
Chakravarthy and Lingappa, (1988): Plant characteristics and mechanisms of resistance in Field bean to the pod borer, Adisura atkinsoni Moore and screening the germplasm to the aphid, Aphis Crassivora Koch damage.
Chakravarthy, (1988): Bird predators of pod borers.
Babu, (1988): Toxicity of insecticides to the aphid Aphis craccivora Koch. and to the coccinellid predator Menochilus sexmaculatus F. on cowpea and hyacinth bean.
Parsi, et al., (1989): Ovipositional behaviour and preference of the bean beetle, Callosobruchus phaseoli (Gyllehal): its extent of damage in stored seeds of different varieties of field bean.
Krishna Moorthya, P. N. and Srinivasana, K., 1989: Distribution and larval behaviour of Lampides boeticus in vegetable lablab.
Kulkarni, (1990): Bioecology and management Callosobruchus theobromae (L.) (Coleoptera:Bruchidae) infesting Field bean (Lablab purpureas Linn.).
Utomo et al. (1992): Nutrition value and the prospect of Egyptian bean (Dolichos lablab L.) to be cultivated in drylands and dry climate
Kumar, et al., (1997): Effect of coccinella (Coccinella septempunetata) predation on the aphid (Aphis craccivora Koch) population on Indian bean (Dolichos lablab Linn).
Joshi, et al., (1998): Influence of host plants on the biological parameters of Aphis craccivora Koch.
Thippeswamy and Rajgopal, (1998): Assessment of losses caused by the Lablab bug, Coptosoma cribrasia (Fabricius) to the field bean, Lablab purpureus var. lignosus Medikus.
Sharma, et al.,(1999): Reaction of field bean varieties to pod borer complex.
Patro and Behera, (2000): Variations in the life history of the black bean aphid, Aphis craccivora Koch reared on Dolichos lablab L.
Shantibala et al. (2001): New record of the blue butterfly, Lampides boeticus (Linn.) on pulse crops in Manipur.
Shah and Singh, (2002): Relative susceptibility by hyacinth bean (Lablab purpureus) genotypes to major insect pests.
Ghuguskar, 2003: Insect pests of field bean and tolerance of its new genotypes to pod borers.
Thakur and Banyal, (2004): Life history of Callosobruchus theobromae (L.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) on Dolichos lab lab (L.) in the field.
Rekha, (2006): Status and management of pod borer complex in Dolichos bean.
Jagadeesh Babu, et al., (2008): Screening of dolichos germplasm for pod borers and bruchids.
Thejaswi, et al., (2008): Studies on population dynamics of pest complex of field bean (Lablab purpureus L.) and natural enemies of pod borers.
Dalwadi et al., (2008): Bio-efficacy of some botanical insecticides against major insect pests of Indian bean, Lablab purpureus L.
Mallikarjuna, (2009): Studies on pod borer complex of Dolichos bean (Lablab purpureus) and their management.
Naveena, (2009): Management of pulse beetle, Callosobruchus theobromae on Dolichos.
Thejaswi, (2009): Bio- efficacy of new insecticide molecules against pod bore complex of field bean.
Rudra Naik et al., (2009): Evaluation of field bean germplasm for their reaction to pod borer, Adisura atkinsoni Moore.
Mallikarjun (2010): Physical and biochemical characters associated with resistance to bruchid Callosobruchus theobromae L. on field bean (Dolichos lablab L.)
Remya Kolarath (2010): Ecofriendly approaches for the management of pod borers in field bean, Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet.
Kamau et al., (2010): Screening of local lablab (lablab purpureus) accessions for resistance to cow pea aphid (Aphis craccivora KOCH).
Saravanan Manjula et al., (2010): Studies on the changes in the activities of digestive enzymes in the midgut of Silkworm, Bombyx mori. (L). (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae) fed with mulberry leaves supplemented with Indian bean (Dolichos lablab).
Jeer et al., 2011. Seasonal incidence of pod borer complex of Field bean, Lablab purpureus L. (Sweet).
Rajendra prasad et al., 2011. Pests and predators activity on new variety of Dolichos bean [Lablab purpures (L.) Sweet].
Parvathy Vinod, 2011: Incidence of pod borers in field bean, Lablab purpureus L. in unprotected conditions.
Rouf and Sardar, 2011: Effect of crude seed extract of some indigenous plants for the control of legume pod borer (Maruca vitrata F.) on country bean.
Jeer et al., 2012. Relative abundance of pod borer complex of Field bean, Lablab purpureus L. (Sweet).
Byrappa et al. (2012): Impact of biopesticides application on pod borer complex in organically grown field bean ecosystem.
Mallikarjuna, 2012: Seasonal incidence and abundance of pod borers in Dolichos bean, Lablab purpureus L. (Sweet) in Bengaluru, Karnataka, South India.
Mollah et al. (2013): Yield Performance of Heat Tolerant Country Bean (Lablab Purpureus Lin.) as Influenced by Insecticides during Kharif Season.
Shambhu Baddiyavar (2013): Studies on flower visitors of field bean Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet and their role in pollination and pod set
Rajendra Prasad et al. (2013): Screening Dolichos bean (Lablab purpureas L.) genotypes for resistance to pulse beetle, Callosobruchus theobromae in laboratory.
Rajendra Prasad et al. (2014): Genetic variability for morphometric traits and insect damage in Dolichos bean (Lablab purpureus L. Sweet) germplasms.
Rajendra Prasad, B. S. (2015): Identification of sources and mechanisms of resistance to pod borers in Dolichos bean (Lablab purpureus L. Sweet)
Chakravarthy and Rajendra Prasad (2016): Lablab pod borer, Adisura atkinsoni Moore: Over a decade of insights
Mondal, et al. (2017): Differential aphid colony establishment in dolichos lablab varieties correlated with some plant specific factors that impact on aphid fecundity.