Show simple item record

dc.contributor.authorUrbaneja, Alberto
dc.contributor.authorLlácer, Elena
dc.contributor.authorTomás,Ó.
dc.contributor.authorGarrido, A.
dc.contributor.authorJaques, Josep A.
dc.date.accessioned2017-06-01T10:10:36Z
dc.date.available2017-06-01T10:10:36Z
dc.date.issued1999
dc.identifier.citationUrbaneja, A., Llácer, E., Tomás,Ó., Garrido, A., Jacas, J. -A (1999). Effects of temperature on development and survival of Cirrospilus sp. near lyncus (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), parasitoid of Phyllocnistis citrella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Environmental Entomology, 28(2), 339-344.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11939/4634
dc.description.abstractCirrospilus sp. near lyncus is one of the most abundant indigenous parasitoids of the citrus leafminer Phyllocnistis citrella Stainton found in Spain. In this study, data on the influence of constant temperatures, ranging from 1 to 40°C, on survival and development of the parasitoid are presented. Complete development only occurred between 10 and 35°C, but eggs and pupae could survive at lower and higher temperatures, respectively. Upper and lower development thresholds were estimated to occur at 37.8 and 8.8°C, respectively. Maximal development rate occurred at 31.8°C and thermal constant was 182.0 DD. Therefore, under typical Mediterranean climatic conditions, development of C. sp. near lyncus could continue throughout the year. Because P. citrella populations usually collapse at the beginning of winter, and do not become conspicuous until the end of spring, provision of alternative hosts within citrus orchards would presumably favor the winter permanence of opportunistic C. sp. near lyncus, and thus increase the impact of this parasitoid early in the season, when parasitism on P. citrella is very low.
dc.language.isoen
dc.subjectBiological control
dc.subjectCirrospilus sp. near lyncus
dc.subjectPhyllocnistis citrella
dc.titleEffects of temperature on development and survival of Cirrospilus sp. near lyncus (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), parasitoid of Phyllocnistis citrella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae)
dc.typearticle
dc.authorAddressAffiliation: Dept. Proteccio Veg. i Biotecnologia, Inst. Valencia Investigacions A., Ctra. de Montcada a Naquera, km 5, E-4G113-Montcada, Spain
dc.identifier.urlhttp://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0344888966&partnerID=40&md5=8a682bcc38568b70593ad088e325e09c
dc.journal.abbreviatedTitleEnviron.Entomol.
dc.journal.issueNumber2
dc.journal.titleEnvironmental Entomology
dc.journal.volumeNumber28
dc.page.final344
dc.page.initial339
dc.rights.accessRightsopenAccess
dc.source.typeImpreso


Files in this item

FilesSizeFormatView

There are no files associated with this item.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record