volume 164, issue 3, P340-349 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12608
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Jorge Toledo, Salvador Flores, Sergio Campos, Antonio Villaseñor, Walther Enkerlin, Pablo Liedo, Álvaro Valle, Pablo Montoya

Abstract: Abstract This study reports the pathogenicity of three formulations of Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin (Hypocreales) – Bb‐ET, GHA, and Bb‐AES – and their application in panel‐type and cylinder‐type autoinoculation devices, and using sterile males as vectors for the control of Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Tephritidae) in coffee‐producing areas of the Central Highlands of Guatemala. Using sterile adults of C. capitata under laboratory bioassays, mean lethal concentrations (LC50) of 1.4 × 107,…

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