Biological Studies of Liriomyza huidobrensis (Diptera: Agromyzidae) on Chrysanthemum, Aster, and Pea

The full text article is not available for purchase.

The publisher only permits individual articles to be downloaded by subscribers.

Abstract:

Selected biological characteristics of Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) were determined under constant laboratory conditions, using chrysanthemum, aster, and pea as host plants. Larval development time was shorter on peas than on chrysanthemum or aster; no differences were found when durations of the egg or pupal stages or adult longevity were compared among the three hosts. The pattern of feeding and oviposition throughout the female life span was similar on all hosts. More feeding usually occurred on chrysanthemum; however, the largest number of pupae per female and the greatest pupal viability (73%) was obtained from insects reared on peas, suggesting that they are the optimal host for L. huidobrensis.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: April 1, 1984

More about this publication?
Related content

Tools

Favourites

Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more