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- Xie, Hai‐Cui, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Insect science 2015 v.22 no.4 pp. 578-586
- Ostrinia furnacalis; cold tolerance; cooling; corn; diapause; geographical variation; larvae; multivoltine habit; overwintering; pests; population; provenance; supercooling point; survival rate; temperate zones; temperature; univoltine habit; winter; China
- ... Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis (Guenée), is a key corn pest in the Asian‐Western Pacific countries. It overwinters as full‐grown larvae in plant stalks or in a spun‐silk covering located in the plant debris in the temperate regions of China. Supercooling point (SCP) and survival rate after low sub‐zero temperature treatment were assessed for field‐collected populations in the laboratory usi ...