The Uneven Distribution ofHeliothis Obsoleta(Fabricius) on Cotton in Texas
Author: FLETCHER, ROBERT K.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 22, Number 5, October 1929 , pp. 757-760(4)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:Some of the possible causes for the uneven distribution ofHeliothis Obsoleta on cotton are briefly considered. These are rainfall, soil, the possible attraction of the moths to cotton plants because of an increased secretion of nectar in certain localities, or their possible attraction to cotton covered with honey-dew.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 1929-10-01
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