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A disposable insulated container for rearing fall webworm larvae in the laboratoryAuthor(s): William N., Jr. Cannon
Source: Research Note NE-123. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionPlastic-foam cups with plastic lids were found to be more suitable for rearing larvae of the fall webworm, Hyphantria cunea Drury, than other types of containers tested. These cups are inexpensive, lightweight, rigid, and translucent; and they protect the contents from rapid fluctuations in temperature.
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CitationCannon, William N., Jr. 1970. A disposable insulated container for rearing fall webworm larvae in the laboratory. Research Note NE-123. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
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