Effects of Diet on Development and Survivorship of Narnia femorata Nymphs (Hemiptera: Coreidae)

Fae Nageon De Lestang, Christine W. Miller

Abstract


We examined the influence of 2 natural nutritional environments on the development and survivorship of  Narnia femorata in a greenhouse setting.  Narnia femorata raised on cactus with fruits developed faster than those raised on cactus without fruits, yet no significant difference in survivorship was found between the 2 treatments.

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