Submitted to: Ecological Society of America Bulletin
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 3/12/2002
Publication Date: N/A
Technical Abstract: Abstract: Spined soldier bug (SSB) adults can be mass-trapped in early spr ith synthetic pheromone. These adults can then be released into field nurseries that retain the adults but w the SSB nymphs to escape and move out into the adjacent plants to prey upon pests.