Submitted to: Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: June 30, 2008
Publication Date: July 15, 2008
Citation: Hall, D.G., Wenninger, E., Stelinski, L., Mankin, R.W. 2008. Reproductive biology and behavior of the Asian citrus psyllid [abstract]. The 91st Annual Meeting of the Florida Entomological Society, July 13-15, 2008, Jupiter Beach, Florida. p. 13. Technical Abstract: A review of research conducted during 2006-2008 on the reproductive biology and behavior of the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) will be presented. Information to be discussed will include daily patterns of mating; frequency of mating; pre-mating and pre-oviposition intervals; daily and seasonal patterns of abdominal color; and acoustic communication between sexes.