Uraba lugens (Lepidoptera: Nolidae) in New Zealand: pheromone trapping for delimitation and phenology.

@article{Suckling2005UrabaL,
  title={Uraba lugens (Lepidoptera: Nolidae) in New Zealand: pheromone trapping for delimitation and phenology.},
  author={David Maxwell Suckling and Andrew R. Gibb and P R Dentener and D. S. Seldon and Gordon Clare and Lisa Jamieson and Danielle Baird and Darren J. Kriticos and Ashraf M El-Sayed},
  journal={Journal of economic entomology},
  year={2005},
  volume={98 4},
  pages={
          1187-92
        }
}
A synthetic sex pheromone trapping survey of the leaf skeletonizer Uraba lugens Walker (Lepidoptera: Nolidae) demonstrated the unexpectedly widespread distribution of the insect across > 40,000 ha of urban Auckland, New Zealand. A survey of eucalyptus trees planted in parks and other public areas showed a significant spatial correlation between trap catch and breeding populations, validating the trap survey results. Traps in trees showing damage had four-fold higher catches than traps placed in… CONTINUE READING

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