Induced Preference Improves Offspring Fitness in a Phytopathogen Vector.

@article{Stockton2017InducedPI,
  title={Induced Preference Improves Offspring Fitness in a Phytopathogen Vector.},
  author={Dara G. Stockton and L. E. Pescitelli and Timothy A. Ebert and Xavier Martini and Lukasz L. Stelinski},
  journal={Environmental entomology},
  year={2017},
  volume={46 5},
  pages={1090-1097}
}
In the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri Kuwayama), learning facilitates host recognition and mate preference; however, it is unclear whether induced female oviposition preference occurs in this species. We investigated the influence of natal host experience on adult oviposition preference when reared on either 'Valencia' orange (Citrus x sinesis) or… CONTINUE READING