Recent Advances in Research on Control and Biology of Pickleworm and Melonworm

USDA, ARS, in cooperation with other institutions, has been conducting research on pickleworm and melonworm (Diaphania spp.: Pyralidae) for several years. Recent advances in this research are given. Topics discussed include: research on plant resistance in cucumber and squash, role of oviposition stimulancs, foreign exploration and importation of parasites from South America and the Caribbean, and population dynamics of Diaphania spp. in tropical Florida.


Issue Date:
Oct 21 1984
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Language:
English
Total Pages:
4




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