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Application of semiochemicals to control Orgyia pseudotsugata, the Douglas-fir tussock moth

Mating disruption


Gray, T.G., and Hulme, M.A. 1995. Mating disruption of Douglas-fir tussock moth one and two years after the application of pheromone. J. Entomol. Soc. B.C. 9:101-105.

Hulme, M., and Gray, T. 1994. Mating disruption of Douglas-fir tussock moth (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) using a sprayable bead formulation of Z-6-Heneicosen-11-one. Environ. Entomol. 23:1097-1100.

Hulme, M., and Gray, T. 1996. Effect of pheromone dosage on the mating disruption of Douglas-fir tussock moth. J. Entomol. Soc. B.C. 93:99-103.

Sower, L.L., Daterman, G.E., Funkhouser, W., and Sartwell, C. 1983. Pheromone disruption controls Douglas-fir tussock moth (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) reproduction at high insect densities. Can. Entomol. 115:965-969.



Cook, S., Wenz, J., Ragenovich, I., Reardon, R., and Randall, C. 2005. Impact of mating disruption pheromone treatments to control Douglas-fir Tussock Moth, Orgyia pseudotsugata (McDunnough) (Lepidoptera : Lymantriidae) on egg parasitoids. Pan-Pacific Ent

Sower, L.L., and Daterman, G.E. 1977. Evaluation of synthetic sex pheromone as a control agent for Douglas-fir tussock moths. Environ. Entomol. 6:889-892.

Sower, L.L., and Torgersen, T.R. 1979. Field application of synthetic Douglas-fir tussock moth sex pheromone did not reduce egg parasitism by two Hymenoptera. Can. Entomol. 111:751-752.

Sower, L.L., Wenz, J.M., Dahlsten, D.L., and Daterman, G.E. 1990. Field testing of pheromone disruption on preoutbreak populations of Douglas-fir tussock moth (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae). J. Econ. Entomol. 83:1487-1491.

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