Keywords: Anastrepha fraterculus
Improvement of the Mass-Rearing Protocols for the South American Fruit Fly for Application of the Sterile Insect TechniqueT. Mastrangelo, A. Kovaleski, B. Maset, M. D. Costa, C. Barros, L. A. Lopes and C. Caceres, Insects, 12. 2021.
The existing rearing protocols for Anastrepha fraterculus must be reviewed to make economically viable the production of sterile flies for their area-wide application. Additionally, evidence of sexual incompatibility between a long-term mass-reared Brazilian strain and wild ...
Keywords: Anastrepha fraterculus, genetic biocontrol, SIT, sterile insect technique