Biological control agent of the navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella ), and other pests such as codling (Cydia pomonella) and carob moths (Ectomyelois ceratoniae)
Introduced from South America
Legner, E.F., & G. Gordh. 1992. Lower navel orangeworm (Lepidoptera: Phycitidae) population densities following establishment of Goniozus legneri (Hymenoptera: Bethylidae) in California. Journal of Economical Entomology 85(6): 2153-2160. Abstract
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