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- LIU, TONG‐XIAN, et al. Show all 2 Author
- Ecological entomology 2006 v.31 no.4 pp. 307-315
- Brassica oleracea; Brassica rapa subsp. campestris; Chinese cabbage; Plutella xylostella; adults; artificial diets; cabbage; cocoons; females; foods; host plants; insects; larvae; learning; metamorphosis; oviposition; pupae
- ... 1. In holometabolous insects, learning has been demonstrated in both larval and adult stages. Whether learning can be retained through metamorphosis from larva via pupa to adult has long been a subject of debate. The present study is designed to distinguish between preimaginal and imaginal conditioning in the diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella L. (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) using oviposition pre ...