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ENY-842: Managing Insecticide and Miticide Resistance in Florida Landscapes

Figure 1. An adult southern chinch bug, Blissus insularis, the most damaging insect pest of turfgrasses in Florida. Populations of this pest have developed resistance to at least five classes of insecticides.

Credit: Lyle Buss, UF/IFAS Entomology and Nematology Department