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- Mbata, G.N.; Shapiro-Ilan, D.I.
- Environmental entomology 2005 v.34 no.3 pp. 676
- Plodia interpunctella; entomopathogenic nematodes; biological control agents; Heterorhabditis; virulence; larvae; adult insects; mortality; oviposition; storage insects; insect control
- ... The Indianmeal moth, Plodia interpunctella (Hubner), is a cosmopolitan pest of stored products, infesting most commodities in warehouses and grain bins. We studied the susceptibility of Indianmeal moth adults and larvae to seven entomopathogenic nematode species and strains. The nematodes studied were Heterorhabditis bacteriophora Poinar (HP88, Lewiston, and Oswego strains); H. indica Poinar, Karu ...