The Diapause Phenomenon, in Insects, with Special Reference to Rhagoletis Completa Cress. (Diptera: Trypetidae)
Author: BOYCE, A. M.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 24, Number 5, October 1931 , pp. 1018-1024(7)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:Some of the more important facts relative to the diapause phenomenon in insects are summarized. Data are presented from preliminary experiments with various chemicals in an attempt to break the dormancy of pupae of the walnut husk fly, Rhagoletis compteta Cress.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: October 1931
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