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Robust predator that feeds on soil-dwelling pests - thrips pupae, fungus gnat and short fly larvae.  

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Hypoaspis-System – robust predator that dines out on soil pests

Well-adapted to controlling thrips, fungus gnat and shore flystages found in the soil

  • Feeds on harmful soil pests – thrips pupae and fungus gnat & shore fly larvae
  • Can be used preventatively – can survive on algae and plant debris in absence of prey
  • Healthy appetite – each mite consumes up to 5 prey a day
  • Robust - Stratiolaelaps scimitus (formerly Hypoaspis miles) can survive without prey for several weeks
  • Possibility for year round releases – predatory mite is effective at temperatures as low as 10 °C

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