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Sex differences in developmental response to yeast hydrolysate supplements in adult Queensland fruit fly
(Netherlands Entomological Society, 2011)
Post-teneral dietary supplements have been found to improve mating performance of male Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Q-fly) and show considerable promise for enhancement of sterile insect technique ...
Sexual development of wild and mass-reared male Queensland fruit flies in response to natural food sources
(The Netherlands Entomological Society, 2011)
Diet has a profound influence on the fitness of adult tephritid flies. Mass-reared flies are provided yeast hydrolysate as a rich source of nutrition that supports rapid sexual development and mating success. In contrast, ...