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Nontarget Arthropods Captured in Cue-lure Baited Bucket Traps at Area-Wide Pest Management Implementation Sites in Kamuela and Kula, Hawaiian Islands

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Title: Nontarget Arthropods Captured in Cue-lure Baited Bucket Traps at Area-Wide Pest Management Implementation Sites in Kamuela and Kula, Hawaiian Islands
Authors: Uchida, Grant K.
McInnis, Donald O.
Vargas, Roger I.
Kumashiro, Bernarr R.
Jang, Eric
Keywords: Bactrocera dorsalis
Bactrocera cucurbitae
Ceratitis capitata
fruit flies
insect control
show 9 moreintegrated pest management
baits
cue-lure
insect traps
trapping
nontarget organisms
arthropods
Hawaii
Hawaii (island)

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Issue Date: Nov 2003
Publisher: Hawaiian Entomological Society
Citation: Uchida GK, McInnis DO, Vargas RI, Kumashiro BR, Jang E. 2003. Nontarget arthropods captured in cue-lure baited bucket traps at area-wide pest management implementation sites in Kamuela and Kula, Hawaiian Islands. Proc Hawaiian Entomol Soc 36:135–143.
Abstract: An area-wide integrated pest management (AWPM) program began in the Hawaiian Islands in October, 1999 to demonstrate the feasibility of suppressing populations of three economically important species of fruit flies (oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel), melon fly (Bactrocera curcurbitae (Coquillett), and Mediterranean fruit fly (Ceratitis capitata (Wiedmann)). Past concerns in Hawaii about the impact of fruit fly lures on nontarget species, especially endemic Hawaiian species, have prompted research on methyl eugenol and protein hydrolysate bait. The objective of this study was to collect, identify, and categorize field-collected nontarget arthropods captured in cue-lure baited bucket traps in the AWPM implementation sites. Attraction of nontarget species to cue-lure baited traps shows a need for future improvements in trap design.
Description: Scientific note.
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/111
ISSN: 0073-134X
Appears in Collections:Volume 36 - November 2003 : Hawaiian Entomological Society



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