Researches on Population Ecology

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 69–77 | Cite as

Effects of short-duration sub-optimum pre-oviposition temperatures on progeny production and sex ratio in species ofAphytis (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae)

  • Paul DeBach
  • Loukia C. Argyriou
Article

Keywords

Virgin Female Female Progeny Progeny Production Test Female Small Vial 

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© The Society of Population Ecology 1966

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul DeBach
    • 1
  • Loukia C. Argyriou
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biological ControlUniversity of CaliforniaRiversideUSA

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