Conspecific transmission of insecticidal adhesive powder through mating in the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata

@article{Rogers2013ConspecificTO,
  title={Conspecific transmission of insecticidal adhesive powder through mating in the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata},
  author={Craig D. Rogers and Clare G. Armsworth and Guy M. Poppy},
  journal={Journal of Pest Science},
  year={2013},
  volume={87},
  pages={361-369}
}
The Mediterranean fruit fly Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Tephritidae) (medfly) is a polyphagous pest of global economic importance. This study tested the suitability of two different adhesive powders, EntostatTM and an adhesive metal powder, as insecticide carriers for use in a lure and kill pest control system, that would allow the auto… CONTINUE READING