, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 479–482 | Cite as

Demonstration of host feeding by the parasitoidAphelinus asychis [Hymenoptera: Eulophidae]

  • R. H. Cate
  • J. R. Sauer
  • R. D. Eikenbary


Host feeding was demonstrated forAphelinus asychis (Walker) by incorporating “tagged” molecules (14C-carboxyl inulin and14C-glucose) into the artificial diet of the host,Schizaphis graminum (Rondani).


Plant Pathology Inulin Artificial Diet Host Feeding Schizaphis Graminum 
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L'alimentation aux dépens de l'hôte a été démontrée chezAphelinus asychis (Walker) en incorporant à l'aliment artificiel de l'hôte,Schizaphis graminum (Rondani) des molécules marquées (14C-carboxyl inuline et14C-glucose).


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© Le François 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. H. Cate
    • 1
  • J. R. Sauer
    • 1
  • R. D. Eikenbary
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EntomologyOklahoma State UniversityStillwaterU.S.A.

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