Fatal interspecific mating of twoHeliothis species induced by synthetic sex pheromone


Field tests showed that 3 components of theHeliothis virescens sex pheromone when deployed individually, significantly disrupt pheromone communication of males of this species and ofH. zea. Field and wind tunnel tests indicated that males ofH. zea are attracted to and mate with the females ofH. virescens when the atmosphere is permeated with (Z)-9… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01943168


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