Bait-Stricken Termites Still Heed Call to Molt in Their Central Nest

This post Bait-Stricken Termites Still Heed Call to Molt in Their Central Nest appeared first on Entomology Today – The latest news about entomology, brought to you by the Entomological Society of America.

A recent study at the University of Florida found that termites baited with an insecticide known as a chitin synthesis inhibitor will still follow their natural compulsion to return to their central nest to molt, an important factor in the efficacy of such baits.

The post Bait-Stricken…

Source: Entomology Today

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close