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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 (73)

Editorships

Phytoparasitiva

Co-Editor-in-Chief

2014 - Present

Phytoparasitiva

Associate Editor

2006 - 2014(8 years)

Publications (77)

Detecting early mealybug infestation stages on tomato plants using optical spectroscopy

  • Canário D
  • Figueiredo E
  • Franco J
European Journal of Horticultural Science (2017)
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First report of Epichrysocharis burwelli in Europe, a new invasive gall wasp atacking eucalypts

  • Franco J
  • Garcia A
  • Branco M
Phytoparasitica (2016)
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Hercinothrips dimidiatus Hood (Thysanoptera: Thripidae), a new pest of Aloe arborescens Miller in Europe

  • Mateus C
  • Franco J
  • Caetano M
Phytoparasitica (2015)
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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
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society (2015)
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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
Naturwissenschaften (2014)
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Technical University of Lisbon

November 1999 - Present

Training Assistant

ISA/UTL

August 2017

Assistant

ISA/UTL

August 2017

Education history

M.Sc.

ISA/UTL

August 2017

Graduation - Agronomy

ISA/UTL

August 2017

Ph.D.

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

August 2017