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- Sheck, A.L.; Gould, F.
- Entomologia experimentalis et applicata 1993 v.69 no.2 pp. 157-172
- Heliothis subflexa, etc ; Glycine max; Gossypium hirsutum; Heliothis virescens; Nicotiana tabacum; Physalis pubescens; additive effect; backcrossing; cotton; dominance (genetics); environmental impact; epistasis; females; host plants; host range; hybrids; larvae; males; maternal effect; models; overdominance; parents; progeny; sex linkage; soybeans; tobacco; weight gain; Show all 27 Subjects
- ... Larval feeding was assayed in a generalist caterpillar (Heliothis virescens (F.)), a specialist caterpillar (Heliothis subflexa (Gn.)), their F₁ hybrids and a backcross with H.s. to gain a preliminary understanding of the genetic basis of host use in H.v. Plants used in these experiments were tobacco (Nicotiana tabaccum), cotton (Gossypium hirsutum), soybean (Glycine max) (hosts of H.v.) and groun ...