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codling moth

A small grayish moth (Cydia pomonella) whose larvae are destructive to various fruits, especially apples.
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codling moth


codlin moth

(Animals) a tortricid moth, Carpocapsa pomonella, the larvae of which are a pest of apples
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cod′ling moth`

a small olethreutid moth, Carpocapsa pomonella, the larvae of which feed on the pulp of apples and other fruits.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.codling moth - a small grey moth whose larvae live in apples and English walnutscodling moth - a small grey moth whose larvae live in apples and English walnuts
tortricid, tortricid moth - any of numerous small moths having lightly fringed wings; larvae are leaf rollers or live in fruits and galls
Carpocapsa, genus Carpocapsa - codling moths
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Comparison of laboratory and field bioassays of laboratory-reared Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) quality and field performance.
To increase the competitiveness of irradiated Lepidoptera, Proverbs (1962) investigated the potential of using sub-sterilizing doses of radiation on the codling moth, Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), and discovered that at less than fully sterilizing doses, the sons of irradiated males were fully sterile.
The overall effectiveness of the IS technique at reducing lepidopteran pest populations has been demonstrated in operational programs against the pink bollworm, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in the United States and northern Mexico, the codling moth, Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Canada (Bloem et al.
Suppression or eradication was achieved using the SIT within area-wide programs for the codling moth, Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), the pink bollworm,, Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) (Bloem et al.
Mark-release--recapture studies and mating tables with virgin females were used to measure field competiveness of diapausing and non-diapausing codling moths, Cydia pomonella L.
(Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) (Maestro 1993) that facilitated the establishment and implementation of operational field programs for the codling moth, Cydia pomonella L.
Codling moth, Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) is a major pest of apples and pears throughout the temperate regions of the world (Barnes 1991; Boncheva et al.
Mobility of mass-reared diapaused and nondiapaused Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae): Effect of different constant temperatures and lengths of cold storage.
In trials examining the effects of larval rearing strategies and radiation dose for Cydia pomonella, Bloem et al.
Developing transgenic sexing strains for the release of non-transgenic sterile male codling moths Cydia pomonella, pp.
Alem dessas, mundialmente ocorre Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), entretanto nao esta presente em pomares comerciais na regiao de Fraiburgo--SC.