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    Author(s): Daniel R. Miller; John H. Borden
    Date: 2000
    Source: J. Entomol. Soc. Brit. Columbia 97. December 2000
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    The effect of pheromones of Dendroctonus ponderosae Hopkins on the attraction of Ips pini (Say) to its pheromone, ipsdienol, was investigated in stands of lodgepole pine. The mixture of cis- and trans-verbenol significantly reduced catches of I. pini in traps baited with ipsdienol at three locations in British Columbia. exo-Brevicomin had no effect on catches of I. pini, irrespective of the enantiomeric composition of exo-brevicomin. Ipsdienol did not significantly reduce the attraction of D. ponderosae to traps baited with cis- and trans-verbenol, and (±)-exo-brevicomin.

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    Citation

    Miller, Daniel R.; Borden, John H. 2000. Pheromone interruption of pine engraver, Ips pini, by pheromones of mountain pine beetle, Dendroctonus ponderosae (Coleoptera: Scolytidae). J. Entomol. Soc. Brit. Columbia 97. December 2000

    Keywords

    Coleoptera, Scolytidae, Ips pini, Dendroctonus ponderosae, pheromone interruption, synomone, exo-brevicomin, cis-verbenol, trans-verbenol, ipsdienol

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