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Research Project: Cold-hardiness of Potato Psyllid Under Washington State Conditions: Implications of Host Plant, Psyllid Genetic Type, and Infection Status

Location: Temperate Tree Fruit and Vegetable Research

Project Number: 2092-22000-021-05-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: May 15, 2013
End Date: May 14, 2018

Examine cold-hardiness of potato psyllid under Washington State conditions.

a. Determine effects of sub-zero temperatures on potato psyllid, and determine if haplotype affects cold-hardiness. b. Examine survival of infected and uninfected psyllids when exposed to sub-zero temperatures.

Last Modified: 09/22/2017
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