Forest Practices Code - Terminal Weevils Guidebook

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Doliner, L.H. and J.H. Borden. 1984. Pesterms: A glossary of forest pest management terms. Pest Manage. Report No. 3. B.C. Ministry of Forests.

Finck, K.E., P. Humphreys and G.V. Hawkins. 1989. Guidebook to pests of managed forests in British Columbia. FRDA Joint Public. No. 16. Forestry Canada, Pacific Forestry Centre/B.C. Ministry of Forests. 188 pp.

Furniss, R.L. and V.M. Carolin. 1977. Western forest insects. Misc. Publ. No. 1339. U.S. Dep. Agric. For. Serv.

Silviculture Interpretations Working Group. 1993. Guidelines for tree species selection and stocking standards for the ecosystems of British Columbia. Canada-B.C. Partnership Agreement on Forest Resource Development: FRDA II. 328 pp.

Spruce weevil

Alfaro, R.I. 1989. Stem defects in Sitka spruce induced by Sitka spruce weevil, Pissodes strobi (Peck). Proc. IUFRO Working Group on Insects Affecting Reforestation, Vancouver, B.C. pp. 177185. R.I. Alfaro and S.G. Glover (editors).

Alfaro, R.I., G. Kiss and R.G. Fraser. 1994. The white pine weevil: biology, damage and management. Proceedings of a symposium held on January 1921, 1994, Richmond, B.C. FRDA Report No. 226, Pacific Forestry Centre, Can. For. Serv./ B.C. Ministry of Forests/Pac. For. Prod. Ltd., Gold River, B.C.

Alfaro, R.I. and S.A.Y. Omule. 1990. The effect of spacing on Sitka spruce weevil damage to Sitka spruce. Can. J. For. Res. 20:179184.

Alfaro, R.I. and C.C. Ying. 1990. Levels of Sitka spruce weevil, Pissodes strobi (Peck), damage among Sitka spruce provenances and families near Sayward, British Columbia. Can. Entomol. 122:607615.

Brooks, J.E., J.H. Borden and H.D. Pierce, Jr. 1987. Foliar and cortical monoterpenes in Sitka spruce: potential indicators of resistance to the white pine weevil, Pissodes strobi Peck (Coleoptera:Curculionidae). Can. J. For. Res. 17:740745.

McMullen, L.H. 1976a. Effect of temperature on oviposition and brood development of Pissodes strobi (Coleoptera:Curculionidae). Can. Entomol. 108: 11671172.

_____. 1976b. Spruce weevil damage ecological basis and hazard rating for Vancouver Island. Info. Rep. BC-X-141. Pac. For. Res. Centre, Forestry Canada, Victoria, B.C.

McMullen, L.H. and S.F. Condrashoff. 1973. Notes on dispersal, longevity and overwintering of adult Pissodes strobi (Peck) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on Vancouver Island. J. Entomol. Soc. B.C. 70: 2226.

Taylor, S., R.I. Alfaro and K. Lewis. 1991. Factors affecting the incidence of white pine weevil damage to white spruce in the Prince George Region of British Columbia. J. Entomol. Soc. B.C. 88:37.

Lodgepole terminal weevil

Bella, I.E. 1985a. Pest damage incidence in natural and thinned lodgepole pine in Alberta. Forestry Chronicle 61:233238.

Cameron, E.A. and R.W. Stark. 1989. Variation in the life cycle of the lodgepole terminal weevil, Pissodes terminalis Hopping (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), in California. Can. Entomol. 121: 793801.

Maclauchlan, L.E. 1992. Attack dynamics, impact and biology of Pissodes terminalis Hopping, in regenerating lodgepole pine stands. PhD thesis, Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C.

Maher, T.F. 1982. The biology and impact of the lodgepole terminal weevil in the Cariboo Forest Region. MF thesis, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia.