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José Carlos Franco

  • Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor
  • Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Technical University of Lisbon
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Research interests

mealybugs Citrus pests Invasive alien species Sampling methodsPest management Biological control Semiochemicals Scale insects

About

I was born in Sacavém (Portugal) in 27 November 1960.

Co-authors (71)

Editorships

Phytoparasitiva

Co-Editor-in-Chief

2014 - Present

Phytoparasitiva

Associate Editor

2006 - 2014(8 years)

Publications (5)

  • Detecting early mealybug infestation stages on tomato plants using optical spectroscopy

    • Canário D
    • Figueiredo E
    • Franco J
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  • First report of Epichrysocharis burwelli in Europe, a new invasive gall wasp atacking eucalypts

    • Franco J
    • Garcia A
    • Branco M
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  • Hercinothrips dimidiatus Hood (Thysanoptera: Thripidae), a new pest of Aloe arborescens Miller in Europe

    • Mateus C
    • Franco J
    • Caetano M
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  • Phylogeographical patterns in Coenosia attenuata (Diptera: Muscidae): A widespread predator of insect species associated with greenhouse crops

    • Seabra S
    • Br?s P
    • Martins J
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  • Diel periodicity of pheromone release by females of Planococcus citri and Planococcus ficus and the temporal flight activity of their conspecific males

    • Levi-Zada A
    • Fefer D
    • David M
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Technical University of Lisbon

November 1999 - Present

Training Assistant

ISA/UTL

Assistant

ISA/UTL

Education history

M.Sc.

ISA/UTL

Graduation - Agronomy

ISA/UTL

Ph.D.

Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Technical University of Lisbon (ISA/UTL)