Insects / mites

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Pests in stored products Stored products Infected stored product Screening: detection of insects and mites using stereomicroscope 4 days 106,12
Pests in stored products Stored products Infected stored product Morphological identification of all insect stages and mites using microscope after screening 4 days +69,71 per insect stage/mite
Thrips palmi Plants Symptomatic plant parts with thrips Screening: isolation of insects using Berlese funnel technique and stereomicroscope

BELAC
4 days 53,06
Thrips palmi Plants Symptomatic plant parts with thrips Morphological identification using microscope after screening
BELAC
4 days +69,71
Thrips palmi Plants Symptomatic plant parts with thrips Real-time PCR as further analysis for the first instar and other stages not possible to identify morphologically (e.g. too damaged) 6 days +106,12
Diabrotica virgifera Pheromone trap or beetle in recipient
BELAC
Suspicious beetle Screening: detection of beetles on the pheromone trap using stereomicroscope 4 days 42,66
Diabrotica virgifera Pheromone trap or beetle in recipient
BELAC
Suspicious beetle Morphological identification using stereomicroscope after screening 4 days +69,71
Tuta absoluta Pheromone trap Suspicious moth Screening: detection of moths on the pheromone trap using stereomicroscope 5 days 42,66
Tuta absoluta Pheromone trap Suspicious moth Morphological identification using microscope after screening 5 days +106,12
Tuta absoluta Pheromone trap Suspicious moth Real-time PCR as further analysis of positive screening result for adults not possible to identify morphologically (damaged genitalia) 6 days +106,12
Tuta absoluta Plants/fruit Suspicious caterpillar Screening: detection of caterpillars on plants/fruits using stereomicroscope 4 days 42,66
Tuta absoluta Plants/fruit Suspicious caterpillar Real-time PCR after screening 6 dagen +106,12
Liriomyza spp. Plants Leaves with mines Screening: detection of the caterpillars/pupae using stereomicroscope 5 dagen 69,71
Liriomyza spp. Plants Leaves with mines Real-time PCR after screening 5 dagen +106,12

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