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Journal of Tea Science ›› 2011, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (2): 95-99.doi: 10.13305/j.cnki.jts.2011.02.003

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Tendency to Different Colors by Ricaniidae Insects in Tea Garden

SUN Xiao-ling1, CAI Xiao-ming2, WANG Guo-chang3, GAO Yu1, WANG De-qiang1, CHEN Zong-mao1*   

  1. 1. Tea Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Hangzhou 310008, China;
    2. Institute of Quality and Standard for Agricultural Products, Zhejiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Hangzhou 310021, China;
    3. Henan Institute of Science and Technology, Xinxiang 453000, China
  • Received:2010-07-14 Revised:2010-09-27 Online:2011-04-15 Published:2019-09-06

Abstract: The phototaxis is the basic behavior of numerous insects. Different species of insects has different preference of spectral range. Eighteen different colors were used to test the preference of Ricaniidae adults in the tea plantation. The results showed that yellow cards with high saturation were the first preference of Ricaniidae adults. Further investigation about field control efficacy of yellow sticky cards should be developed.

Key words: tea plantation, ricaniidae, colored plate, tendency

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