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experiment diagram

experiment diagram

In an experiment to test whether the imported cabbageworm (Pieris rapae) can be deterred using white-colored objects or artificial butterfly mimics, a plot of collards was planted and tested using the above layout, with the middle plant in each three-plant group in each row receiving a white flag, a white butterfly mimic, or no item. (Image credit: Ryan Gott, Ph.D., and Peter Coffey)

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