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Effect of larval food plants and seasons on the quality of the African wild silkmoth, gonometa postica walker (lepidoptera: lasiocampidae) cocoons

@inproceedings{Fening2009EffectOL,
  title={Effect of larval food plants and seasons on the quality of the African wild silkmoth, gonometa postica walker (lepidoptera: lasiocampidae) cocoons},
  author={K. O. Fening and E. Kioko and S. Raina and J. Mueke},
  year={2009}
}
Proceeding of the 1st Kenyatta University Research conference held on 28th – 30th 2009 at Kenyatta University 
Oviposition Preferences of the African Wild Silkmoth, Gonometa postica Walker (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae) on Different Substrates
TLDR
The oviposition preferences of female G. postica on four substrates in a net-sleeved cage was studied in the laboratory in the long and short rainy seasons in 2007 to optimise the production of eggs in net sleeved cages in an indoor environment for the semi-captive rearing of the larvae. Expand