A Rating System for Evaluating the Suitability of Larval Diets for Cabbage loopers1, 2, 3
Authors: TOBA, H. H.; KISHABA, A. N.; PANGALOAN, R.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 63, Number 3, June 1970 , pp. 759-760(2)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:Pre- and post larval criteria were condensed into a single analyzable form expressed as percentage of control to evaluate the overall suitability of various larval dietary formulations for Trichoplusia ni (Hübner). By this system, a cottonseed meal-wheat bran diet was comparable to a modified Ignoffo diet.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 1970-06-01
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