Laboratory Evaluation of Commercial Trichogrammatid Products for Potential Use againstPlutella xylostella(L.) (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae)☆

  title={Laboratory Evaluation of Commercial Trichogrammatid Products for Potential Use againstPlutella xylostella(L.) (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae)☆},
  author={Leonardo Avenda{\~n}o Vasquez and Anthony M Shelton and Michael P. Hoffmann and Richard T. Roush},
  journal={Biological Control},
Abstract In laboratory experiments we compared the mortality of Plutella xylostella L. eggs induced by six products of trichogrammatid egg parasitoids. Five of the species were commercially available, and the sixth is under development. Each of the six products represented a single species of trichogrammatid ( Trichogrammatoidea bactrae Nagaraja, Trichogramma pretiosum Riley, T. ostriniae Pan & Chen, T. platneri Nagarkatti, T. minutum Riley, or T. brassicae Bezd.), concomitantly with any… 

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