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- JENNIFER PETZOLDâMAXWELL; SARAH WONG; CONSUELO ARELLANO; FRED GOULD
- Ecological entomology 2011 v.36 no.6 pp. 700-708
- Heliothis subflexa; Physalis angulata; Physalis pubescens; field experimentation; greenhouse experimentation; hatching; host plants; leaves; moths; plant response; predation; probability; temperature
- ... 1. The insect Heliothis subflexa GuenÃ©e is a specialist on plants in the genus Physalis. In the present study, the physical response of Physalis leaves to egg deposition by H. subflexa is described. 2. It was observed that the leaves of Physalis plants respond to the eggs of H. subflexa, while coâoccurring nonâhost plants do not. Leaves of Physalis angulata L. and Physalis pubescens L. respon ...