Experientia

, Volume 28, Issue 10, pp 1260–1261 | Cite as

Zuchtmethode und semisynthetische Nährmedien für Apfelwickler

  • J. Huber
  • G. Benz
  • Käthe Schmid
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Summary

A method for the individual rearing of the codling mothLaspeyresia pomonella is described. The method allows the collection of exactly dated eggs and the rearing of a large number of larvae in a small space. By using the second medium described, it is possible to watch all developmental stages at any time without disturbing them. The average larval survival rate is 70–80%.

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Huber
    • 1
  • G. Benz
    • 1
  • Käthe Schmid
    • 1
  1. 1.Entomologisches InstitutEidg. Technische Hochschule ZürichZürich(Schweiz)

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