Ephestia


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Related to Ephestia: Ephestia elutella
  • noun

Synonyms for Ephestia

small moths whose larvae spin silken tunnels and feed on stored food products

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axyridis larvae confined 3 individuals and offered them eggs of Ephestia kuehniella Zeller, 1879 (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) and pollen as food.
One Ephestia cautella pupa was introduced into each glass tube and the behavior of A.
1996) and may be important in using these wasps to manage Ephestia spp.
The colonies were maintained in 34 x 21 x 9 cm containers (Rubbermaid, Huntersville, North Carolina) with buckwheat hulls, fed on Ephestia kuehniella Zeller (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) eggs and Hydrocapsules[R] containing water (Hydrocapsule Inc.
For individuals fed on Ephestia kuehniella Zeller (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), the mean developmental time was shorter, 14.
Sex pheromone of Ephestia cautella (Walker) (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae): Influence of mating on pheromone titer and release rate.
Ephestia kuehniella Zeller, and Ostrinia nubilalis (Hubner) (Fry 1989; Wilson & Durant 1991; Pintureau et al.
This behavior is similar to that described for the females of several other species including: Plodia interpunctella (Hubner) and Ephestia cautella (Walker) (Pyralidae) (Coffelt et al.
Micanopy, FL), 1 mL Ephestia kuehniella Zeller eggs (Beneficial Insectary, Redding, CA), and 1 fresh green bean every other day.
The goal of this study was to compare molecular methods for the detection of Wolbachia in the Mediterranean flour moth Ephestia kuehniella (Keller) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), and potentially other endosymbiotic bacteria in their insect host, in preserved specimens over time.
punctipes; and Ephestia kuehniella Zeller eggs and pollen.
The cactus moth, Cactoblastis cactorum (Berg) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), belongs to the economically important subfamily Phycitinae, which includes such species as the Indian meal moth, Plodia interpunctella (Hubner), and the Mediterranean flour moth, Ephestia kuehniella (Zeller) (Borror et al.