Biological insecticide formulated with spores of Paecilomyces fumosoroseus strain FE9901. New tool for controlling pest in horticultural crops compatible with natural enemies in IPM. Its registered, EU Annex 1 inclusion since May 2013 and OMRI listed since 2012.
Unique mode of infection, to reach the hemocele of the through cuticle openning. Death of the individual result from a combination of several factors. Damage caused by the development of hyphae which in the tissues and start segregating specific enzymes with protechitinolytic, lipolytic activity, depletion of the nutrients, toxicosis.