An index of acceptability to green peach aphids forSolanum germplasm and for a suspected non-host plant

Abstract

An electronic system that recorded feeding activity was used in replicated trials conducted to evaluate 25Solarium cultivars and 1Pelargonium (geranium) cultivar for acceptability to the green peach aphid,Myzus persicae (Sulzer). The number of probes and the time spent in probing were found to be indicators of relative acceptability; the number of feedings… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02852749

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