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Optimization of Methodology for Rearing Spodoptera albula on Artificial Diet
Advances in techniques for rearing insects on artificial diets are fundamental to solving issues of basic and applied entomology. In this study, we evaluated the development of Spodoptera albula (Walker) (Lepidoptera: ...
Mass production of genetically modified Aedes aegypti for field releases in Brazil
(My Jove CorporationBoston, 2014-01-04)
New techniques and methods are being sought to try to win the battle against mosquitoes. Recent advances in molecular techniques have led to the development of new and innovative methods of mosquito control based around ...
Basis for the Development of a Rearing Technique of Aganaspis pelleranoi (Hymenoptera: Figitidae) in Anastrepha fraterculus (Tephritidae: Diptera).
(Journal of Economic Entomology, v. 109, n. 3, p. 1094-1101, 2016., 2016)
Biology and thermal requirements of Utetheisa ornatrix (L.) (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) reared on artificial diet
A study on the biology of Utetheisa ornatrix reared on the artificial diet, was conducted to determine the thermal requirements in each development stage. The aim was to find out the thermal regions in the São Paulo state ...
Rearing Africanized honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) brood under laboratory conditions
We developed a method for rearing larvae of Africanized bees under laboratory conditions to determine the amount of diet needed during larval development to obtain a worker bee. We started with larvae 18-24 h old, which ...
Improving mass rearing techniques for Cleruchoides noackae (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae)
The bronze bug, Thaumastocoris peregrinus, is an important pest affecting Eucalyptus plantations. The egg parasitoid Cleruchoides noackae was introduced in Brazil in 2012 for biological control of this pest. A mass rearing ...
Euschistus heros mass rearing technique for the multiplication of Telenomus podisi.
(Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira, Brasília, DF, v.43, n.5, p.575-580, maio 2008., 2008)