Experientia

, Volume 23, Issue 5, pp 377–378 | Cite as

A synthetic attractant for the male spruce budworm mothChoristoneura fumiferana (Clem.)

  • J. A. Findlay
  • D. R. Macdonald
  • C. S. Tang
Specialia

Keywords

Synthetic Attractant 

Zusammenfassung

Die besondere Eigenschaft desn-Octadekanitrils als Lockstoff für die männliche MotteChoristoneura fumiferana (Clem.) wurde festgestellt.

Literatur

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    Palmitic acid (90%) obtained from Aldrich Chemical Co. Ltd., Milwaukee (Wisconsin, USA).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    The methods of field bioassay and collection of virgin female moth exudants have been described in an article byJ. A. Findlay andD. R. Macdonald, Chemy Can.18, 47 (1966).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    This paper is based on results of research supported in part by a grant from the Department of Forestry and Rural Development of Canada.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. Findlay
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. R. Macdonald
    • 1
    • 2
  • C. S. Tang
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of New BrunswickCanada
  2. 2.Department of Forestry and Rural DevelopmentForest Research LaboratoryFrederictonCanada

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