Browsing by Subject "Temperature"
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The effect of temperature on the development and reproduction of Busseola fusca (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) (2015)Busseola fusca is an indigenous lepidopteran pest species in tropical Africa, attacking several grain crops. Crop loss caused by this pest can be as high as 100 % depending on conditions. Despite it being a major pest in ...
Efficacy of Bt proteins and the effect of temperature on the development of spiny bollworm in South Africa (North-West University (South Africa) , Potchefstroom Campus, 2016)Genetically modified cotton expressing Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) proteins has been cultivated in South Africa since 1998 for control of the bollworm complex. Spiny bollworms, Earias biplaga (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) ...