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Out of 60 quarantine insect pests in Korea, 42 species are classified into tephritid fruit flies. Most of these fruit flies are attracted to two natural products, methyl eugenol (ME) or raspberry ketone. Paraffin wax has been devised to formulate these lures. The formulated lures were applied to...

Kim YongGyun; Imam, M.; Al-Baki, M. A.; Ahn JeongJoon
Korean Society of Applied Entomology, Suwon, Korea Republic
Korean Journal of Applied Entomology, 2018, 57, 1, pp 51-52
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Background: Tephritid fruit flies are serious agricultural pests. Knowledge of the host status of different fruits and vegetables is needed in support of the development of systems approaches to facilitate commodity exports as well as to readily permit quarantine regulatory officials to assess the...

Liquido, N.; McQuate, G.; Suiter, K.
International Fruit Fly Steering Committee, Bangkok, Thailand
Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance, 12-16 May 2014, Bangkok, Thailand, 2016, pp 420-434

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