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Bio Atheta

SKU: 6603705
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Also known as Atheta and the rove beetle, Dalotia coriaria is a fast moving, soil-dwelling predatory beetle known for its aggressive feeding behavior. This beetle spends most of it’s time in the substrate but can also fly. They have a wide range of feeding options, and in addition to thrips, they also predate shore flies, fungus gnats, and many other soil-dwelling insects. They can rapidly colonize an environment, and are an excellent preventative option for controlling many pests.

Use

Thrips, fungus gnat, shorefly

  • About GrowLiv

    GrowLiv's goal is to prove biological controls can work with or replace chemical pesticides by connecting growers with healthy, energetic insects to solve their pest problems.

  • Why Use Biologicals?

    One of the primary benefits of using beneficial insect release is that the process avoids chemical pest control methods such as pesticides. While pesticides are effective at controlling and eliminating pests, some plants and beneficial insects like bees can be affected negatively. Beneficial insects are a natural, organic, and environmentally sustainable way to control pests.

  • How to order

    TerraLink orders beneficials every Tuesday morning for delivery the following week. Order cut-off time is 4:30 pm Monday. Fly parasite orders are placed every other Thursday for delivery the following Wednesday. Email your order to the TerraLink Order Desk or call 1-800-661-4559.