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Loch, A. D. and Matsuki, M. (2010) Effects of defoliation by Eucalyptus weevil, Gonipterus scutellatus, and chrysomelid beetles on growth of Eucalyptus globulus in southwestern Australia. Forest Ecology and Management 260 (8): 1324-1332


Loch, A. D. (2008) Parasitism of the Eucalyptus weevil, Gonipterus scutellatus Gyllenhal, by the egg parasitoid, Anaphes nitens Girault, in Eucalyptus globulus plantations in southwestern Australia. Biological Control 47: 1–7

Loch, A. D. (2006) Phenology of Eucalyptus weevil, Gonipterus scutellatus Gyllenhal (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), and chrysomelid beetles in Eucalyptus globulus plantations in south-western Australia. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 8: 155–165

Bulinski, J., Matthiessen J. N., Alexander, R. (2006) Development of a cost-effective, pesticide-free approach to managing African black beetle (Heteronychus arator) in Australian Eucalyptus plantations. Crop Protection 25: 1161–1166

Loch, A. D. (2005) Mortality and recovery of eucalypt beetle pest and beneficial arthropod populations after commercial application of the insecticide alpha-cypermethrin. Forest Ecology and Management 217: 255–265

Loch, A. D., Matthiessen, J. N., Floyd, R. B. (2004) Parasitism and seasonal phenology of leafblister sawfly, Phylacteophaga Froggatti (Hymenoptera: Pergidae), in Eucalyptus globulus plantations in south-western Australia Australian Journal of Entomology 43: 88–93.

dos Anjos, N., Majer, J. D., Loch, A. D. (2002) Occurrence of the eucalypt leaf beetle, Cadmus excrementarius Suffrian (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cryptocephalinae), in Western Australia Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, 85:161-164.

dos Anjos, N., Majer, J. D., Loch, A. D. (2002) Spatial distribution of a chrysomelid leaf beetle (Cadmus excrementarius Suffrian) and potential damage in a Eucalyptus globulus subsp. globulus plantation. Australian Forestry 65 (4): 227–231

Loch, A. D. (2001) Insect pests of Tasmanian blue gum, Eucalyptus globulus globulus, in south-western Australia: History, current perspectives and future prospects. Austral Ecology 26: 458–466

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