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- Mbata, G.N.; Shapiro-Ilan, D.I.
- Environmental entomology 2005 v.34 no.3 pp. 676-682
- oviposition; Heterorhabditis; entomopathogenic nematodes; biological control agents; storage insects; Plodia interpunctella; larvae; insect control; imagos; virulence; mortality
- ... 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 ...