Project Number: 6034-22320-004-11-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: May 1, 2014
End Date: Aug 30, 2016
Determine the molecular basis for host plant resistance to the Asian citrus psyllid in trifoliate rootstocks.
Chemical characterization and extraction of contrasting accessions; gas chromatograph-coupled electroantennogram and electropalpogram analysis of host plant volatiles and other host compounds. Laboratory behavioral assays.