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Genotypic Variation in Geographical Isolates of Oryctes Baculovirus
Summary Twelve geographical isolates of Oryctes baculovirus were cloned in DSIR-HA-1179 cells. The DNA of these isolates was analysed by restriction endonuclease digestion with the enzymes BamHI,Expand
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Ecology of baculovirus‐infected and healthy adults of Oryctes rhinoceros (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) on coconut palms in the Philippines
Abstract. 1 Males and females of Oryctes rhinoceros (L.), a serious pest of coconut palms, congregate in decaying coconut trunks to mate, oviposit and prepare the wood for the young larvae. AExpand
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Ecological methods for adult populations of Oryctes rhinoceros (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae)
ABSTRACT. 1. For comparing assessment methods, O.rhinoceros (L.) populations were monitored in five 30–50 ha plots in southern Luzon, Philippines. No consistent correlations were found between numberExpand
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Oryctes rhinoceros (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) Larva Abundance and Mortality Factors in the Philippines
Oryctes rhinoceros (L.) breeding and survival in decaying coconut wood was studied in 53 plots (each 9 ha) in southern Luzon, Philippines. Compared with stumps and coconut trunks on the ground, deadExpand
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INCREASED ATTRACTION OF ORYCTES RHINOCEROS AGGREGATION PHEROMONE, ETHYL 4-METHYLOCTANOATE, WITH COCONUT WOOD
Trapping experiments at the Zamboanga Research Center of the Philippine Coconut Authority provided evidence of the resultant synergistic activity of the combination of the Oryctes rhinocerosExpand
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Glass Permeation Chromatography for Purification of the Baculovirus of Oryctes rhinoceros (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)
A method for the purification of Oryctes rhinoceros (L.) baculovirus from the guts of infected beetles is decribed. This method requires only a bench top centrifuge, a freezer, and a controlled-poreExpand
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