• First finding of the parasitic fungus Hesperomyces virescens (Laboulbeniales) on native and invasive ladybirds (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae) in South Africa 

      Haelewaters, D.; Minnaar, I.A.; Clusella-Trullas, S. (EDP Sciences, 2016)
      Hesperomyces virescens is a fungal ectoparasite (Laboulbeniales) that infects adult ladybirds. Research has recently focused on this parasite due to the discovery of its prevalence on the globally invasive harlequin ladybird ...
    • The harlequin ladybird, Harmonia axyridis: global perspectives on invasion history and ecology 

      Roy, H.E.; Brown, P.M.J.; Adriaens, T.; Berkvens, N.; Borges, I.; Clusella-Trullas, S.; Comont, R.F.; De Clerq, P.; Eschen, R.; Estoup, A.; Evans, E.W.; Facon, B.; Gardiner, M.M.; Gil, A.; Grez, A.A.; Guillemaud, T.; Haelewaters, D.; Herz, A.; Honek, A.; Howe, A.G.; Hui, C.; Hutchison, W.D.; Kenis, M.; Koch, R.L.; Kulfan, J.; Lawson Handley, L.; Lombaert, E.; Loomans, A.; Losey, J.; Lukashuk, A.O.; Maes, D.; Magro, A.; Murray, K.M.; Martin, G.S.; Martinkova, Z.; Minnaar, I.A.; Nedved, O.; Orlova-Bienkowskaja, M.J.; Osawa, N.; Rabitsch, W.; Ravn, H.P.; Rondoni, G.; Rorke, S.L.; Ryndevich, S.K.; Saethre, M.-G.; Sloggett, J.J.; Soares, A.O.; Stals, R.; Tinsley, M.C.; Vandereycken, A.; van Wielink, P.; Viglasova, S.; Zach, P.; Zakharov, I.A.; Zaviezo, T.; Zhao, Z. (Springer, 2016)
      The harlequin ladybird, Harmonia axyridis (Pallas) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae), is native to Asia but has been intentionally introduced to many countries as a biological control agent of pest insects. In numerous countries, ...
    • Parasites of Harmonia axyridis: current research and perspectives 

      Haelewaters, D.; Zhao, S.Y.; Clusella-Trullas, S.; Cottrell, T.E.; De Kesel, A.; Fiedler, L.; Herz, A.; Hesketh, H.; Hui, C.; Kleespies, R.G.; Losey, J.E.; Minnaar, I.A.; Murray, K.M.; Nedvěd, O.; Pfliegler, W.P.; Raak-van den Berg, C.L.; Riddick, E.W.; Shapiro-Ilan, D.I.; Smyth, R.R.; Steenberg, T.; van Wielink, P.S.; Viglášová, S.; Zhao, Z.; Ceryngier, P.; Roy, H.E. (Springer, 2017)
      Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) has been introduced widely for biological control of agricultural pests. Harmonia axyridis has established in four continents outside of its native range in Asia and it ...