Identification and Behavioral Evaluation of Sex Pheromone in Xanthopimpla pedator (Fabricius)—A Serious Pupal Parasitoid of Tropical Tasar Silkworm Anthereae mylitta Drury
- Publisher: Elsevier BV
HAYATI Journal of Biosciences
Xanthopimpla pedator (Fabricius) | pheromone extraction chamber | olfactometer | pheromones | column chromatography | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5
Xanthopimpla is a major parasitoid of silk worm cocoons. The female Xanthopimpla pedator (Fabricius) lays the eggs in male cocoons. Control of this infestation with pesticides is not recommended because of its concealed behavior. Various control methods were found to be...