Project Number: 2092-22430-001-26-T
Project Type: Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Feb 15, 2012
End Date: Sep 30, 2015
Identify chemical attractants from wine and vinegar to develop a lure for spotted wing drosophila.
Chemical analysis of volatiles of attractive baits, isolation and identification of chemicals that are attractive to the fly, and field testing of chemical combinations in controlled release formulations as a trap lure.