volume 166, issue 8, P618-627 2018
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12717
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B. Graf, H. Höhn, H.U. Höpli, S. Kuske

Abstract: Abstract The effects of temperature on post‐diapause development, female lifespan, and reproduction of Cydia pomonella L. (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) were studied under controlled conditions to determine the respective parameters for a temperature‐driven phenology model. Lower thermal thresholds of 10.0 and 9.7 °C and thermal constants of 417.2 and 427.7 degree days were established for post‐diapause development of females and males, respectively. Female lifespan was found to be 202.6 degree days on average, w…

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