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spotted-wing drosophila on leaf

spotted-wing drosophila on leaf

Research on the utility of repellents in reducing the impact of spotted-wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii) on fruit crops shows that one compound, octenol, shows potential. Another, geosmin, fared well in lab tests but had little efficacy in field experiments. (Photo credit: Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University, Bugwood.org)

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