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Biological control of the Caribbean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae).
Parasitic Hymenoptera were introduced into Florida in an attempt to bring the Caribbean fruit fly (caribfly) under biological control. A total of 15 species of parasites from 4 families wereExpand
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The effects of locally applied capsaicin on conduction in cutaneous nerves in four mammalian species
1 By examination of compound action potentials in the saphenous nerve of the anaesthetized rat it has been shown that capsaicin causes a rapid, dose‐dependent, failure of conduction in many C‐fibresExpand
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Records of Trichospilus diatraeae, an Asian parasite (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) from the Caribbean and Florida
Trichospilus diatraeae Cherian and Margabandhu (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) is an Asian parasite of the pupae of graminaceous stem borers [Chilo spp. and Sesamia spp. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)].Expand
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How to know the true bugs (Hemiptera-Heteroptera).
How to know the true bugs (Hemiptera-Heteroptera) , How to know the true bugs (Hemiptera-Heteroptera) , مرکز فناوری اطلاعات و اطلاع رسانی کشاورزی
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Notes on the Biology of Ischnodemus oblongus and I. fulvipes with Descriptions of the Immature Stages (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae)
The habitat and host-plant relationships of Ischnodemus fulvipes and oblongus are discussed. The immature stages of both species are described and the 5th instar I. oblongus is illustrated.
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Long‐Term Reduction in the Number of C‐Fibre Nociceptors Following Capsaicin Treatment of a Cutaneous Nerve in Adult Rats
The structure and function of C‐ and A‐fibres have been studied 3–12 months following a single 30 min exposure of the saphenous nerve of adult rats to 1% capsaicin. Examination of nerveExpand
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Rearing and life history studies onBiosteres (Opius) longicaudatus [Hym.: Braconidae]
Efficient methods were developed for rearingBiosteres (Opius) longicaudatusAshmead, using the Caribbean fruit fly,Anastrepha suspensa (Loew), as the host. Evaluations were made of the influence uponExpand
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Dispersion Indices and Sampling Plans for the Broad Mite (Acari: Tarsonemidae) and the Citrus Rust Mite (Acari: Eriophyidae) on Limes
Taylor's power law and Iwao's patchiness regression were used to analyze spatial distributions of broad mite, Polyphagotarsonemus latus (Banks), and citrus rust mite, Phyllocoptruta oleivoraExpand
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Temperature Response of Two Strains of Ceranisus menes (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) Reared on Thrips palmi (Thysanoptera: Thripidae)
The development response to temperature of a Japanese uniparental strain and a Thai biparental strain of Ceranisus menes (Walker) (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) was studied. The parasitoids were reared onExpand
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Life History, Behavior and Natural Enemies of Philephedra Tuberculosa (Homoptera: Coccidae)
Philephedra tuberculosa Nakahara and Gill is a pest of papaya (Carica papaya L.), sugar apple (Annona squamosa L.), and various ornamentals. The life history of the scale and its natural enemies areExpand
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