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- Son, Youngsoo; Groves, Russell L.; Daane, Kent M.; Morgan, David J.W.; Johnson, Marshall W.
- Environmental entomology 2009 v.38 no.5 pp. 1485
- longevity, etc ; Homalodisca vitripennis; insect pests; plant pests; Citrus limon; lemons; fruit crops; host plants; air temperature; mortality; temporal variation; cotton; growth models; mathematical models; feeding behavior; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... Survival of the glassy-winged sharpshooter, Homalodisca vitripennis (Germar) (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae), was studied under various constant temperatures and feeding conditions. When provided a host plant (Citrus limon L. Burm. f.) to feed on during a 21-d trial, 100% mortality occurred at 0.1, 3.2, and 40.1°C, whereas an average of 74–76% of adults survived in the 13.2–24.5°C range. When individual ...