Effects of pesticides used on citrus grown in Spain on the mortality of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) Vienna-8 strain sterile males.

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Vienna-8 sterile males are currently released in Spain to reduce wild populations of the medfly. Because pesticides are required to maintain populations of some citrus key pests below economic thresholds, there is a need to evaluate the effects of pesticides commonly used in citrus on Vienna-8 males. Males were exposed to differently aged residues of eight… (More)

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@article{JuanBlasco2013EffectsOP, title={Effects of pesticides used on citrus grown in Spain on the mortality of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) Vienna-8 strain sterile males.}, author={Mar{\'i}a Juan-Blasco and Beatriz Sabatier-Mu{\~n}oz and Rafael Argil{\'e}s and Josep A. Jacas and F{\'e}lix Ortego and Alberto Urbaneja}, journal={Journal of economic entomology}, year={2013}, volume={106 3}, pages={1226-33} }