The Reproducing Capacity of Gamma-irradiated Adult Males of the Confused Flour Beetle1,2
Author: VEREECKE, A.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 62, Number 2, April 1969 , pp. 357-359(3)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:After treatment with Co60gamma rays, adult ,Tnibolium collfuS1l1/1 Jacquelin duVal males were mated with un- treated females. fecundity and fertility were checked for 44 days after treatment. Fecundity was not affected. Fer- tility was considerably reduced but partially recovered by the end of the experiment.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: April 1, 1969
- Journal of Economic Entomology is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December. The journal publishes articles on the economic significance of insects and is divided into the following sections: apiculture & social insects; arthropods in relation to plant disease; forum; insecticide resistance and resistance management; ecotoxicology; biological and microbial control; ecology and behavior; sampling and biostatistics; household and structural insects; medical entomology; molecular entomology; veterinary entomology; forest entomology; horticultural entomology; field and forage crops, and small grains; stored-product; commodity treatment and quarantine entomology; and plant resistance. In addition to research papers, Journal of Economic Entomology publishes Letters to the Editor, interpretive articles in a Forum section, Short Communications, Rapid Communications, and Book Reviews.
- Editorial Board
- Submit a Paper
- Subscribe to this Title
- Information for Advertisers
- Visit this journal's homepage
- ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites