Potential phytophagous insects of Pteridium revolutum (Blume) Nakai, an invasive fern

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M.S. Arjun
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0808-0565
S. Gopakumar
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2841-5414

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The article reports an observation on the phytophagous behaviour by the insect larvae of two insect species on a fern, Pteridium revolutum, which is fast emerging as an invasive plant species threatening local biodiversity and wildlife in Kerala State, India.

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Arjun, M. and Gopakumar, S. 2021. Potential phytophagous insects of Pteridium revolutum (Blume) Nakai, an invasive fern. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 13, 3 (Mar. 2021), 18030–18034. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.5157.13.3.18030-18034.
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M.S. Arjun, Department of Natural Resource Management, College of Forestry, Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur, Kerala 680656, India.

Arjun Memuttathu Sajeevan  

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