Péter Farkas

Péter Farkas
assistant research fellow

Research topics:

- The role of the predatory mites in the biological control of thrips:
    - measure the effectiveness of the predatory mites against economically important thrips species
    - study tritrophic interactions between predatory mites and phytophagous thrips species
- Reproductiv biology of onion thrips (Thrips tabaci Lind.) cryptic species complex:
    - ecological characterization of cryptic species complex on different host plants
    - study the effect of the host plants on the sex ratio of species complex
    - study the competitiveness of the onion thrips on different host plants
    - study the morphometric variation in onion thrips populations
    - analyze the population genetics and biodiversity of onion thrips
Building "A", 1st floor, room 100.
Phone: +36 1 305 7689
Fax: +36 1 305 7672
Building "K" Laboratory:
Phone: +36 1 305 7565