Evaluating Spiders for their Potential to Control Cabbage White Butterflies (Pieris rapae)

Date
2007-05
Authors
Hooks, Cerruti R2
Pandey, Raju R.
Johnson, Marshall W.
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University of Hawaii
Abstract
Field experiments revealed that presence of spiders increased mortality of butterfly eggs and improved brocolli yield.
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Araneae, Pieris rapae, Hawaii, pest management, Brassica oleracea, biological control
Citation
Hooks CR, Pandy R, Jonson MW. 2007. Evaluating spiders for their potential to control cabbage white butterflies (Pieris rapae). Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. 4 p. (Insect Pests; IP-25).
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