Insect and Non-Insect Pests Associated with Drumstick, Moringa oleifera (Lamk.)
Kotikal YK and Math M*
Department of Entomology, University of Horticultural Sciences, Bagalkot-587 103, Karnataka, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Math M
Department of Entomology
University of Horticultural Sciences
Bagalkot-587 103, Karnataka, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: May 09, 2016; Accepted date: May 20, 2016; Published date: June 01, 2016
Citation: Kotikal YK , Math M (2016) Insect and Non-Insect Pests Associated with Drumstick, Moringa oleifera (Lamk.). Entomol Ornithol Herpetol 5:180. doi:10.4172/2161-0983.1000180
Copyright: © 2016 Kotikal YK, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
The aim of this review article is to provide the basic information on insect and non-insect pests of drumstick, Moringa oleifera Lam. at different stages of crop growth as well as their nature of damage. The literature on the insect and non-insect pests of drumstick and their seasonal incidence is scanty. Therefore this information will help to understand the different kinds of insect pests occurring on drumstick. It is also intended to determine type of control measures can adopt against these pests.