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Volume 2018, Article ID 8078049, 13 pages
Research Article

Population Dynamics of Native Parasitoids Associated with the Asian Chestnut Gall Wasp (Dryocosmus kuriphilus) in Italy

1Department of Agrifood Production and Environmental Sciences, University of Florence, Via Maragliano 77, 50144 Florence, Italy
2Plant Health and Molecular Biology Laboratory, National Food Chain Safety Office, Directorate of Plant Protection, Soil Conservation and Agri-Environment, Budaörsi Str. 141-145, Budapest 1118, Hungary

Correspondence should be addressed to Tiziana Panzavolta; ti.ifinu@atlovaznapt

Received 30 November 2017; Revised 18 January 2018; Accepted 8 February 2018; Published 13 March 2018

Academic Editor: Juan Corley

Copyright © 2018 Tiziana Panzavolta et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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