Contents tagged with capsid

10 May 2021

Discover ways of monitoring mirid bug populations and reducing infestations in crops.

14 October 2021

The Miridae are a large and diverse family of insects. The most widely known capsids are species of agricultural pests that pierce plant tissues, feed on the sap, and sometimes transmit plant viruses. The aim of this factsheet is to improve current understanding of the capsid bugs that can infest celery crops and consider approaches to control.