volume 168, issue 1, P28-40 2019
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12858
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Sahadatou Mama Sambo, Delano Ronald Togbé, Antonio A.C. Sinzogan, Aristide Adomou, Hippolyte Aimé Bokonon‐Ganta, Miriam Frida Karlsson

Abstract: Biotic and abiotic factors affect herbivores and their natural enemies and understanding of their requirements may permit habitat modification enabling conservation biological control. Ceratitis cosyra Walker (Diptera: Tephritidae), an African-native fruit fly pest is mostly parasitized by the parasitoid wasp Fopius caudatus Sz epligeti (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). To assess F. caudatus habitat, the wasp parasitism levels and infestation of its fruit fly host were examined in Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Br…

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