Controlled-release panel traps for the Mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae).


Solid, controlled-release dispensers containing 2 g of the synthetic attractant trimedlure now are used in Jackson traps to detect the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann). Panel traps consisting of trimedlure mixed in a sticky substance and spread on the surfaces of a plastic panel are used to delineate the limits of discovered insect… (More)


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@article{Leonhardt1994ControlledreleasePT, title={Controlled-release panel traps for the Mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae).}, author={Barbara A. Leonhardt and Roy T Cunningham and David L. Chambers and John Avery and Etienne Hart{\^e}}, journal={Journal of economic entomology}, year={1994}, volume={87 5}, pages={1217-23} }