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Temperature, irradiation and delivery as factors affecting spring-time flight activity and recapture of mass-reared male codling moths released by the Okanagan-Kootenay sterile insect programme
Laboratory flight-tunnel and field mark-release-recapture experiments were conducted to compare pheromone response, flight activity and recapture of wild codling moths, Cydia pomonella (L.), withExpand
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Leafhopper host plant associations for Anagrus parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia
Anagrus spp. are important natural regulators of leafhoppers infesting grapes, tree fruits, and other crops in south central British Columbia (BC). Predominantly four species of these eggExpand
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Evaluating the Use of Phenylacetonitrile Plus Acetic Acid to Monitor Pandemis pyrusana and Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Apple
Abstract Recent studies have demonstrated that key herbivore-induced foliage volatiles from apple, Malus domestica Borkhausen (Rosaceae), can be attractive to conspecific adult male and femaleExpand
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Modeling Temperature-Dependent Development and Hatch of Overwintered Eggs of Campylomma verbasci (Heteroptera: Miridae)
Temperature-dependent development of laboratory- and field-wintered eggs of Campylomma verbasci (Meyer) was described using data from constant-temperature laboratory experiments. Time required forExpand
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Assessing the Mating Status of Male Obliquebanded Leafrollers Choristoneura rosaceana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) by Dissection of Male and Female Moths
Abstract We tested several methods for assessing the mating status of male obliquebanded leafrollers, Choristoneura rosaceana (Harris) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). In four experiments, we establishedExpand
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Integrated management of tortricid pests of tree fruit
A group of relatively small moths in the family Tortricidae is commonly the most destructive insect pests of deciduous tree fruits throughout the world (van der Geest and Evenhuis 1991). Within eachExpand
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Acetic Acid Fumigation of Fruit Storage Bins to Control Diapausing Codling Moth Larvae
Fumigation with glacial acetic acid (AA) vapor successfully kills post-harvest pathogens on tree fruits and berries and reduces their spoilage in storage. In this study, we investigated whether aExpand
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Use of Phenylacetonitrile Plus Acetic Acid to Monitor Pandemis pyrusana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Apple
A recent discovery have demonstrated that herbivore induced plant volatile compounds from apple tree infested with leafrollers were highly attractive to con-specific adult male and femaleExpand
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TEMPERATURE-DEPENDENT DEVELOPMENT AND PREDICTION OF HATCH OF OVERWINTERED EGGS OF THE FRUITTREE LEAFROLLER, ARCHIPS ARGYROSPILUS (WALKER) (LEPIDOPTERA: TORTRICIDAE)
Thermal responses and temperature-dependent development of laboratory- and field-overwintered eggs of the fruittree leafroller, Archips argyrospilus (Walker), were described using data fromExpand
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