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Effects of nutrient and water restriction on thermal tolerance: A test of mechanisms and hypotheses
(Elsevier Inc., 2017)
Nutritional deprivation or desiccation can influence thermal tolerance by impacting the insects' ability to evaporatively cool, maintain cell membrane integrity and conduct protective or repair processes. Recovery ...
Predicted decrease in global climate suitability masks regional complexity of invasive fruit fly species response to climate change
Climate change affects the rate of insect invasions as well as the abundance, distribution and impacts of such invasions on a global scale. Among the principal analytical approaches to predicting and understanding future ...
A synthesis for managing invasions and pest risks simultaneously for tephritid fruit flies in South Africa
(The Netherlands Entomological Society, 2018)
Developing a general management framework for monitoring and reporting biological invasions in agricultural contexts is crucial to assist in the planning and execution of intervention and control strategies. Here we make ...