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Adult Japanese Beetles: Evaluation of Insecticides for Control

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When adult Popilla japonica Newman were allowed to feed on soybean foliage sprayed with 25 candidate insecticides applied at 3 rates (4-, 8-, and 16-ounces active ingredient per 100 gallons of water), acephate caused greater mortality than the standard, carbaryl, when the residues were subjected to either very heavy or light rainfall. Also, Shell SD-9098 (O-[2-chloro-1-(2, 5-dichlorophenyl) vinyl] (O,O-diethyl phosphorothioate) caused greater mortality than carbaryl after a heavy rainfall and was about equally effective when conditions were drier; ImidanĀ® (O,O-dimethyl phosphorodithioate S-ester with N-(mercaptomethyl)phthalimide) caused more mortality than carbaryl with relatively dry conditions; and Bay 37289 (O-ethyl O-(2,4,5-trichlorophenyl) ethylphosphonothioate), trichlorfon, Pennwalt TD-5032 (hexamethylditin), and phosalone caused more mortality than carbaryl after a heavy rainfall but were inferior at drier conditions.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: April 16, 1973

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  • 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.
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