HOME
IPM Resources | Products | How to Order | About Us | Email | Cool Links

Beneficial Insects & Organisms | Index | Fly Control


• Beneficial Insects
& Organisms
Fly Control
Botanicals
Disease Control
Traps & Lures
Crawling Insect
Control
Flea Control
Flying Insect
Control
Mosquito Control
Bird Control
Creature Control
Tools & Equipment
Soil Care
Soil Testing
Tree Care
Composting
Lawn Care /
Weed Control
Pond, Water &
Septic Treatment
Personal Care
Home & Commercial
Pet Care
Delectibles
Pest Problem Guide
Index
Consultants

Beneficial Nematodes - Heterorhabditis bacteriophora

Among the most important entomopathogenic nematodes, H. bacteriophora possesses considerable versatility, attacking lepidopterous and coleopterous insect larvae among other insects. This cruiser species appears most useful against root weevils, particularly black vine weevil where it has provided consistently excellent results in containerized soil.

This nematode species is similar to Steinernema except that it can enter its prey directly through the body wall as well as through body openings. Considered by many to be more agressive.

A warm temperature nematode, H. bacteriophora shows reduced control when soil drops below 68°F (20°C).

Target Pest:
Weevils, Beetle grubs, Japanese beetle, Masked chaffers, May/June beetles, Black vine weevil, various white grubs, Banana weevil, Bill bug, Colorado Potato beetle, Cucumber beetle, Sweetpotato weevil, Asparagus beetle, Carrot weevil, Banana moth, Citrus root weevil group, Sugarcane stalk borer, Various tree and vine borers, Bagworms, Flea beetle, Flea and over 200 other species.

221311 Nematodes - Heterohabditus b., 5 million (1000 sq. ft.)      $19.40
221321 Nematodes - Heterohabditus b., 10 million (2200 sq. ft.)     $27.90
221331 Nematodes - Heterohabditus b., 50 million, 1/4 acre (1.2#)   $63.60
221341 Nematodes - Heterohabditus b., 100 million, 1/2 acre (3#)   $123.70
221351 Nematodes - Heterohabditus b., 200 million, 1 acre (6#)     $226.00
221361 Nematodes - Heterohabditus b., 600 million, 3 acre (6#)     $598.00
221371 Nematodes - Heterohabditus b., 1000 million, 5 acres (6#)   $950.00

qty:

"Order by Thursday for delivery the following week"

Preferred Shipping methods: UPS 2nd Day or Overnight.

Cart orders that have anything other than 2nd Day or Overnight shipping will be upgraded.

Permit required for shipment to Hawaii and many countries outside the USA.

"Live & perishable product sales, once shipped are final, non-cancelable
and non-refundable, unless approved by a Biocontrol Network officer."


How to Order | Shipping Guide | Contact Us



Webkeeper: E. W. Acosta - mailto:info@biconet.com Last Update: 12 Feb 14
Copyright © BICONET 1995 - 2014 All Rights Reserved.
http://www.biconet.com/biocontrol/nemasHbacteriophora.html