volume 168, issue 6-7, P502-512 2020
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12903
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Marysol Aceituno‐Medina, José Pedro Rivera‐Ciprian, Emilio Hernández

Abstract: Most artificial diets used for mass‐rearing of fruit fly larvae involve the purchase and independent weighing of each ingredient of the formulation, followed by mixing and diet preparation process. A ready‐to‐use formulation would avoid this time‐consuming task and simplify the preparation procedure, leading to a more standardized diet. In this work, we compared life‐history traits and survival and developmental parameters of Anastrepha ludens Loew and Anastrepha obliqua (Macquart) (Diptera: Tephritidae) reare…

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