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Susceptibility of preimaginal western cherry fruit fly, Rhagoletis indifferens (Diptera: Tephritidae) to Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin Clavicipitaceae (Hypocreales).
Last-instar larvae of the western cherry fruit fly, Rhagoletis indifferens, were subjected to Beauveria bassiana GHA incorporated into sterile sand and non-sterile orchard soil. Mycosis in the pupalExpand
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The parasitoid complex affecting Choristoneura rosaceana and Pandemis limitata in organically managed apple orchards
Parasitism and density of obliquebanded leafroller,Choristoneura rosaceana (Harris), and thethree-lined leafroller, Pandemis limitata(Robinson) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), were studied in 1998–2001Expand
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Fruit Bins Washed with Steinernema carpocapsae (Rhabditida: Steinernematidae) to Control Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
A bin washing apparatus (drencher) was used to treat late-instar codling moth, Cydia pomonella Linnaeus-infested wooden fruit bins with the entomopathogenic nematode Steinernema carpocapsae .Expand
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Efficacy of the nematode, Heterorhabditis heliothidis (Rhabditida: Heterorhabditidae) against the peachtree borer, Synanthedon exitiosa (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) in peach trees
A suspension of Heterorhabditis heliothidis Khan, Brooks and Kirschmann, sprayed in mid-June onto the trunks of peach trees infested with peach tree borer (PTB) Synanthedon exitiosa (Say) larvaeExpand
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Impact of Nosema pyrausta, Nosema sp., and a nuclear polyhedrosis virus on Lydella thompsoni within infected Ostrinia nubilalis hosts☆☆☆
Abstract The individual impact of two microsporidia and a nuclear polyhedrosis virus infection within larvae of the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis , on a tachinid parasitoid, LydellaExpand
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Development of Macrocentrus grandii Goidanich within microsporidian-infected Ostrinia nubilalis (Hübner) host larvae
The impact of each of three microsporidia on the braconid parasitoid Macrocentrus grandii Goidanich within infected European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hubner), hosts was studied. NosemaExpand
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Fumigation of empty fruit bins with carbon dioxide to control diapausing codling moth larvae and Penicillium expansum link. ex thom spores
Wooden fruit bins are a source of diapausing codling moth and postharvest pathogenic fungi. The redistribution of codling moths within bins is a problem where codling moth populations are beingExpand
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Releases of Trichogramma platneri (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) in Apple Orchards under a Sterile Codling Moth Release Program
Abstract Based on the premise that augmented host numbers may help multiply and support parasitoid populations, the egg parasitoid Trichogramma platneri Nargarkatti was released in apple orchardsExpand
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Characterisation of Cydia pomonella granulovirus from codling moths in a laboratory colony and in orchards of British Columbia
Summary Sequence analyses indicate that a granulovirus isolated from a laboratory colony of codling moth in British Columbia, Canada is identical or very similar to the Mexican isolate of CydiaExpand
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