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- Tomberlin, J. K.; Lohmeyer, K. H.; Kattes, D.
- Journal of Agriculture and Urban Entomology 2007 v.24 no.2 pp. 95
- Acrididae; Haematobia irritans; cattle feeds; diflubenzuron; grasshoppers; insect control; insect development; insecticide residues; larvae; livestock; pastures; pesticide application; pests; pupae; rangelands; survival rate
- ... Diflubenzuron is an insect growth regulator labeled for application to pastures and rangeland to suppress grasshopper (Orthoptera: Acrididae) populations. Livestock are permitted access to land immediately after treatment. We hypothesized the development and survivorship of horn fly Haematobia irritans (L.) larvae feeding on manure resulting from these animals would not be impacted due to the pres ...