The role of chemicals in the location of host plants by midge pests of UK fruit crops

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Thomas, Helen Sarah;
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Gall midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) are important pests of many horticultural crops. They are difficult to control by conventional means as the larvae develop in galls surrounded by plant tissue. Gravid females need to locate suitable host plant material on which to la... View more
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