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Application of semiochemicals to control Pectinophora gossypiella, the Pink bollworm

Lure and kill
USA

Reference(s)

Butler, G.D., Jr., and Las, A.S. 1983. Predaceous insects: effect of adding permethrin to the sticker used in gossyplure applications. J. Econ. Entomol. 76:1448-1451.

Flint, H.M., and Merkle, J.R. 1984. The pink bollworm (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): alteration of male response to gossyplure by release of its component Z,Z-isomer. J. Econ. Entomol. 77:1099-1104.

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



Mass trapping
Brazil

Reference(s)

Mafra-Neto, A., and Habib, M. 1996. Evidence that mass trapping suppresses pink bollworm populations in cotton fields. Entomol. Exp. Appl. 81:315-323.


Egypt

Reference(s)

El Adl, M.A., Hosny, M.M., and Campion, D.G. 1988. Mating disruption for the control of pink bollworm Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) in the delta cotton growing area in Egypt. Trop. Pest Manag. 34:210-214.

Hosny, M.M., 1988. The role of pheromones in the management of pink bollworm infestation in Egyptian cotton fields. Agric. Ecosystems Environ. 21:67-83.

Jutsum, A.R., Marrs, G.J., Gordon, R.F.S., Campion, D.G., Critchley, B.R., McVeigh, L.J., Cork, A., Hall, D.R., Nesbitt, B.F., Hosny, M.M., and Nasr, E.A. 1983.Control of crop pests with microencapsulated insect pheromones. Int. Congr. Plant Prot. 266-267

Nassef, M.A., Hamid, A.M., and Watson, W.M. 1999. Mass-trapping of pink bollworm with gossyplure. Alexandria J. Agri. Res. 44:327-334.

Salem, S.A., Radwan, S.M.E., and Hamaky, M.A. 1990. Prospects of using sex pheromone for the control of cotton bollworms, Earias insulana Boisd. and Pectinophora gossypiella Saund. in cotton fields. Ann. Agric. Sci., Moshtohor. 28:1743-1752.


India

Reference(s)

Nandihalli, B.S., Patil, B.V., and Hugar, P. 1993. Optimisation of pheromone traps for cotton pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella Saunders. Karnataka J. Agric. Sci. 6:300-301.


Pakistan

Reference(s)

Ahmad, Z., and Attique, M.R. 1993. Control of pink bollworm with gossyplure in Punjab, Pakistan. Bull. OILB-SROP. 16:141-148.


USA

Reference(s)

Huber, R.T., and Hoffmann, M.P. 1979. Development and evaluation of an oil trap for use in pink bollworm pheromone mass trapping and monitoring programs. J. Econ. Entomol. 72:695-697.

Huber, R.T., Moore, L., and Hoffmann, M.P. 1979. Feasibility study of area-wide pheromone trapping of male pink bollworm moths in a cotton insect pest management program. J. Econ. Entomol. 72:222-227.



Mating disruption
Brazil

Reference(s)

Busoli, A.C. 1993. Control of Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) and Heliothis spp. in cotton crop, using pheromones and by the mating disruption method. An. Soc. Entomol. Brasil. 22:139-148.


China

Reference(s)

Chen, Z.Q., Li, Y.P., Dai, X.J., and Tang, X.G. 1987. Investigation on the formulation of insect semiochemical III. Influence of isomers proportion and release rate of gossyplure on orientational behaviour of pink bollworm in China. Contr. Shanghai Inst.

Chen, Z.Q., Li, Y.P., Huang, C.B., and Tang, X.G. 1988. Investigation on the formulation of insect semiochemicals. V. Effect of mating disruption evaluated by response of host plant. Contr. Shanghai Inst. Entomol. 8:23-31.

Shu, C.N., Cao, C.Y., and Zhang, Y.X. 1987. Control of pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella by mating disruption with microencapsulated gossyplure. Chin. J. Biol. Control. 3:106-108.

Shu, C.N., Cao, C.Y., Bai, L.X., Cao, Y.P., Sun, H.W., Zhang, Y.X., Yan, Y.J., Lu, Z.Q., Jin, Z.S., and Qu, H.Z. 1994. Trials of new pheromone formulations for controlling pink bollworm (Pectinophora gossypiella Saunders) in cotton. Jiangsu J. Agric. Sci.


Egypt

Reference(s)

Boguslawski, C.V., and Basedow, T. 2001. Studies in cotton fields in Egypt on the effects of pheromone mating disruption on Pectinophora gossypiella (Saund.) (Lep., Gelechiidae), on the occurrence of other arthropods, and on yields. J. Appl. Entomol. 125:

Critchley, B.R., Campion, D.G., McVeigh, L.J., Hunter, J.P., Hall, D.R., Cork, A., Nesbitt, B.F., Marrs, G.J., Jutsum, A.R., Hosny, M.M., and Nasr, E.A. 1983. Control of pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), in Egy

Critchley, B.R., Campion, D.G., McVeigh, L.J., McVeigh, E.M., Cavanagh, G.G., Hosny, M.M., Nasr El Sayed, A., Khidr, A.A., and Naguib, M. 1985. Control of pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), in Egypt by mating di


Greece

Reference(s)

Lykouressis, D., Perdikis, D., Michalis, C., and Fantinou, A. 2004. Mating disruption of the pink bollworm Pectinophora gossypiella (Saund.) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) using gossyplure PB-rope dispensers in cotton fields. J. Pest Sci. 77:205-210.

Lykouressis, D., Perdikis, D., Samartzis, D., Toutouzas, S., and Fantinou, A. 2005. Management of the pink bollworm Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) by mating disruption in cotton fields. Crop Prot. 24:177-183.


India

Reference(s)

Sohi, A.S., Joginder, S., Brar, D.S., and Russell, D. 1999. Further studies on mating disruption in pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) using sex pheromone as a component of IPM programme in irrigated cotton fields in Punjab. Pest Manage. E


Pakistan

Reference(s)

Ahmad, Z., and Attique, M.R. 1993. Control of pink bollworm with gossyplure in Punjab, Pakistan. Bull. OILB-SROP. 16:141-148.

Critchley, B.R., Campion, D.G., Cavanagh, G.G., Chamberlain, D.J., and Attique, M.R. 1987. Control of three major bollworm pests of cotton in Pakistan by a single application of their combined sex pheromones. Trop. Pest Manag. 33:374.

Qureshi, Z.A., Ahmed, N., and Bughio, A.R. 1985. Efficacy of gossyplure for the control of pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saund.) (Lep., Gelechiidae). Z. Angew. Entomol. 100:476-479.

Qureshi, Z.A., Ahmed, N., and Hussain, T. 1993. Effectiveness of gossyplure in controlling pink bollworm at different infestation levels in cotton field. Pakistan J. Zool. 25:347-349.


Spain

Reference(s)

Collar Urquijo, J.L., and Galvez Manzano, V. 2002. Mating disruption strategies for the control of pink bollworm (Pectinophora gossypiella Saunders) in cotton fields. Bol. Sanidad Vegetal, Plagas. 28:193-198.


Turkey

Reference(s)

Mart, C., and Tarla, S. 1999. The use of "Mating disruption method" against pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saund.) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in cotton fields. Turkiye Entomol. Dergisi. 23:91-100.


USA

Reference(s)

Cardé, R.T., Mafra-Neto, A., and Staten, R.T. 1998. Behaviour of pink bollworm males near high-dose, point sources of pheromone in field wind tunnels: Insights into mechanisms of mating disruption. Entomol. Exp. Appl. 89:35-46.

Flint, H.M., and Merkle, J.R. 1983. Pink bollworm (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): communication disruption by pheromone composition imbalance. J. Econ. Entomol. 76:40-46.

Flint, H.M., and Merkle, J.R. 1984. Pink bollworm: disruption of sexual communication by the release of the Z,Z-isomer of gossyplure. Southwest. Entomol. 9:58-61.

Flint, H.M., and Merkle, J.R. 1984. Studies on disruption of sexual communication in the pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), with microencapsulated gossyplure or its component Z,Z-isomer. Bull. Entomol. Res. 74:2

Flint, H.M., Merkle, J.R., and Yamamoto, A. 1985. Pink bollworm (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): field testing a new polyethylene tube dispenser for gossyplure. J. Econ. Entomol. 78:1431-1436.

Galbreath, R.A., Doane, C.C., Brooks, T.W., and Weatherston, J. 1982. Insect control through mating disruption with pheromones. Insect Phero. Appl.

Gaston, L.K., Kaae, R.S., Shorey, H.H., and Sellers, D. 1977. Controlling the pink bollworm by disrupting sex pheromone communication between adult moths. Science. 196:904-905.

Haynes, K.F., Gaston, L.K., Pope, M.M., and Baker, T.C. 1984. Potential for evolution of resistance to pheromones: interindividual and interpopulational variation in chemical communication system of pink bollworm moth. J. Chem. Ecol. 10:1551-1565.

Henneberry, T.J., Gillespie, J.M., Bariola, L.A., Flint, H.M., Lingren, P.D., and Kydonieus, A.F. 1981. Gossyplure in laminated plastic formulations for mating disruption and pink bollworm control. J. Econ. Entomol. 74:376-381.

McLaughlin, J.R., Shorey, H.H., Gaston, L.K., Kaae, R.S., and Stewart, F.D. 1972. Sex pheromones of Lepidoptera. XXXI. Disruption of sex pheromone communication in Pectinophora gossypiella with hexalure. Environ. Entomol. 1:645-650.

Miller, E., Staten, R.T., Nowell, C., and Gourd, J. 1990. Pink bollworm (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): point source density and its relationship to efficacy in attracticide formulations of gossyplure. J. Econ. Entomol. 83:1321-1325.

Smith, R.L., Flint, H.M., and Forey, D.E. 1978. Air permeation with gossyplure: feasibility studies on chemical confusion for control of the pink bollworm. J. Econ. Entomol. 71:257-264.

Van Buskick, P., Hilton, R., and Westigard, P. 2002. Five years of mating disruption in combination with narrow-range petroleum spray oil to control pear pest in Southern Oregon. Acta Horticulturae. 596:501-505.



 
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