apple maggot

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Synonyms for apple maggot

larvae bore into and feed on apples

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The apple maggot fly offers a glimpse of how such developmental effects translate into real-world evolution, Gottlieb adds.
The scientists say similar decoys can be tailor-made for other insect pests closely related to the apple maggot fly.
Experiments were conducted in 2005 and 2006 in western Washington state to determine effects of adding ammonium carbonate (AC) and ammonium acetate (AA) to GF-120 NF Naturalyte[R] Fruit Fly Bait (Dow AgroSciences, Indianapolis, IN) on attraction, feeding, and control of the apple maggot fly, Rhagoletis pomonella (Wash).
The effects of field-aged residues of the new semi-synthetic spinosyn insecticide spinetoram (Dow AgroSciences, Indianapolis, IN) and the spinosad bait GF-120 (Dow AgroSciences, Indianapolis, IN) on mortality of apple maggot fly, Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsh), were determined in Washington State.