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- Henneberry, T.J.; Clayton, T.
- Annals of the Entomological Society of America 1980 v.73 no.4 pp. 382
- Pectinophora gossypiella; females; insect reproduction; laboratory rearing; longevity; males; Arizona; Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands
- ... Females of 2 laboratory-reared strains of pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders), (Lep.: Gelechiidae) mated more frequently in the laboratory than native females from Puerto Rico, from St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, or from Phoenix, AZ. Females of the laboratory-reared strains were equally receptive to mating with males of laboratory-reared or native strains. ...