J S Bentur
Articles written in Proceedings – Animal Sciences
Volume 91 Issue 2 March 1982 pp 165-176
Three species of egg parasites, viz.,
Developmental duration from oviposit ion to adult emergence noted for these parasites indicated that males of mymarids, in general, developed faster (10–11 days) than females (12–13 days) at 20–32° C prevailing during October, whereas
Volume 99 Issue 6 November 1990 pp 483-491
Dynamics of leaf feeding by the larvae of rice leaf folder
The proposed feeding test involved caging of individual V instar larvae for 48 h on 30–45 days old plants of test varieties and recording area of leaf damage. The test revealed varietal differences in area of leaf damaged by the leaf folder and displayed consistency over time. Based on feeding test, 19 rice varieties have been identified as resistant against leaf folder.