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Application of semiochemicals to control Anthonomus grandis, the Cotton boll weevil

Lure and kill
USA

Reference(s)

Lingren, P.D., and Dean, P. 1982. Confusing and killing cotton pests. Agric. Res. 31:4-5.

McKibben, G.H., Smith, J.W., and McGovern, W.L. 1990. Design of an attract-and-kill device for the boll weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). J. Entomol. Sci. 25:581-586.



Mass trapping
Colombia

Reference(s)

Gomez, H.S., and Ortega, L.A.C. 1990. Mass trapping of Anthonomus grandis Boheman with grandlure. Rev. Col. Entomol. 16:62-68.



Mating disruption
USA

Reference(s)

Villavaso, E.J. 1982. Boll weevil: isolated field plot studies of disruption of pheromonal communication. J. Ga. Entomol. Soc. 17:347-350.

Villavaso, E.J., and McGovern, W.L. 1981. Boll weevil: disruption of pheromonal communication in the laboratory and small field plots. J. Ga. Entomol. Soc. 16:306-310.



 
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