• Corpus ID: 134879068

Possible new application of artificial diets

  title={Possible new application of artificial diets},
  author={Masahiro Osakabe and Yuka Ogawa},
Influence of mowing on dynamics of native phytoseiid mites and Tetranychus urticae in apple orchards in northern Japan
  • K. Funayama
  • Biology, Medicine
    Experimental and Applied Acarology
  • 2016
It is indicated that mowing strongly influences generalist phytoseiid mites in apple orchards and might increase the density of T. urticae in apple trees because increased nitrogen in the leaves increases fecundity; in addition, drought might promote the increase of mite numbers.