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COTTON INSECTS (Pink Bollworm)


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167.   Legner, E. F. & S. N. Thompson.  1977.  Effects of the parental host on host selection, reproductive potential, survival and fecundity

            of the egg-larval parasitoid Chelonus sp. near curvimaculatus, reared on Pectinophora gossypiella and Phthorimaea operculella. 

            Entomophaga 22(1):  75-84.


188.   Legner, E. F.  1979.  Emergence patterns and dispersal in Chelonus spp. near curvimaculatus and Pristomerus hawaiiensis, parasitic

             on Pectinophora gossypiella.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. 72(5):  681-686.


190.   Legner, E. F. & R. A. Medved.  1979.  Influence of parasitic Hymenoptera on the regulation of pink bollworm, Pectinophora

            gossypiella, on cotton in the lower Colorado Desert.  Environ. Entomol. 8(5):  922-930.


197.   Legner, E. F. & R. A. Medved.  1981.  Pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), suppression with

            Gossyplure, a pyrethroid, and parasite releases.  Canad. Entomol. 113:  355-357.


204.   Chiri, A. A. & E. F. Legner.  1982.  Host-searching kairomones alter behavior of Chelonus sp. nr. curvimaculatus, a hymenopterous

             parasite of the pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders).  Environ. Entomol. 11(2):  452-455.


208.   Chiri, A. A. & E. F. Legner.  1983.  Field applications of host-searching kairomones to enhance parasitization of the pink bollworm

           (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).  J. Econ. Entomol. 76(2):  254-255.


225.   Chiri, A. A. & E. F. Legner.  1986.  Response of three Chelonus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) species to kairomones in scales of six

           Lepidoptera.  Canad. Entomol. 118(4):  329-333.