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Red oak borers become sterile when reared under continuous lightAuthor(s): Jimmy R. Galford
Source: Research Note NE-205. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionRed oak borers, Enaphalodes rufulus (Haldeman), reared under continuous light for 12 weeks became sterile. Sterility is thought to have been caused by light destroying vitamins essential for fertility
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CitationGalford, Jimmy R. 1975. Red oak borers become sterile when reared under continuous light. Research Note NE-205. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
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