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Thixcin-Thickened Sprays of Cue-lure + Naled: Investigation of Rates of Application for Use in Male Annihilation of Melon Fly

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Aerial sprays oE thickened cue-lure + 5% naled applied at rates of 0.8, 2.0, 3.4, 8.5 lb of formulation/mile2 reduced populations of the male of Dacus cucurbitae Coquillett by 92, 97, 93, and 95%, respectively, for 11–15 days in a 4-mi2 plot. Replicated small-plot tests (3–30 treated leaves/site) showed that small volumes of formulation at a site had reduced effectiveness. Small-plot data also demonstrated that toxicity was lost before attraction at sites treated with small volumes of formulation. However, in terms of number killed per unit of lure, numerous small deposits are more efficient initially than fewer large ones.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: December 15, 1975

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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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