Laboratory and Field Effectiveness of Selected Insecticides m Preventing Adult Emergence of Dacus dorsalis Hendel (Diptera: Tephritidae)

Mohamad, Rosli and Ibrahim, Yusof and Saud, Samsudin (1979) Laboratory and Field Effectiveness of Selected Insecticides m Preventing Adult Emergence of Dacus dorsalis Hendel (Diptera: Tephritidae). Pertanika, 2 (2). pp. 47-59.

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Abstract

Four insecticides were tested in the laboratory and field on their relative efficacy against the larvae and pupae of Dacus dorsalis Heudel. In the laboratory studies all the insecticides 'were found to he effective against the larvae although they were comparatively less effecive against the pupae in preventing adult emergence. In general, field insecticidal treatments resulted in lower numbers of adult emergence as compared to the laboratory treatments.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:Daci/s dorsalis Hendel; Adult emergence.
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Agriculture
ID Code:2028
Deposited By: Nur Izyan Mohd Zaki
Deposited On:09 Nov 2009 06:27
Last Modified:27 May 2013 06:58

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