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- Coracini, Miryan D. A., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of pest science 2009 v.82 no.1 pp. 55-60
- Crambidae; Populus; control methods; flight; gases; males; moths; new methods; pheromone glands; population density; scotophase; sex pheromones; virgin females; Brazil
- ... The calling behaviour of virgin females Condylorrhiza vestigialis Guenée, 1854 (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) and the female pheromone gland extract activity were studied under laboratory conditions. Most of the females started calling from their first scotophase period after emergence. Maximum calling occurred between the seventh and tenth hours of the scotophase period. The length of the calling incre ...