Conflicts between a fungal entomopathogen, Zoophthora radicans, and two larval parasitoids of the diamondback moth.

Abstract

Zoophthora radicans (Zygomycetes: Entomophthorales), Diadegma semiclausum (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae), and Cotesia plutellae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) are all natural enemies of the diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutidae). Adult C. plutellae are not susceptible to Z. radicans infection but the pathogen can infect and kill adult D… (More)

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@article{Furlong2000ConflictsBA, title={Conflicts between a fungal entomopathogen, Zoophthora radicans, and two larval parasitoids of the diamondback moth.}, author={Michael John Furlong and Judith K. Pell}, journal={Journal of invertebrate pathology}, year={2000}, volume={76 2}, pages={85-94} }