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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: RESISTANCE FACTORS IN MAIZE FOR EUROPEAN CORN BORER OVIPOSITION)

Author
item Binder, Bradley

Submitted to: National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting
Publication Type: Abstract only
Publication Acceptance Date: 11/10/1998
Publication Date: N/A
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Technical Abstract: Maize, Zea mays, genotypes that are nonpreferred as hosts for oviposition of the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis are valuable for development of insect-resistant germplasm. Adult resistant and susceptible genotypes showed differences in female responses to their chemical extracts. The chemical identity of the compounds will be discussed.

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