volume 165, issue 1, P19-28 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12601
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V. L. Nguyen, G. A. C. Beattie, A. W. Meats, P. Holford, R. N. Spooner-Hart

Abstract: Abstract Behavioural responses of wild and laboratory‐culture females of Queensland fruit fly, Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae), to mineral oil deposits on tomato fruit dipped in aqueous oil emulsions were assessed in a no‐choice test and three choice tests. The oils were two commercial products used to manage plant pests and diseases, Ampol D‐C‐Tron NR and SK EnSpray 99, one distillation fraction of the base oil of the former, and four distillation fractions of the base oil of the latter. …

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