Toll Free Helpline (India): 1800 1234 070

Rest of World: +91-9810852116

Free Publication Certificate

Vol. 10, Issue 9 (2021)

Host preference studies of pulse beetle, Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) on different pulses

Author(s):
Geeta Kumari Meena, Hemant Swami, Lekha and Gaurang Chhangani
Abstract:
The present investigation, "Host preference studies of pulse beetle, Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) On different pulses” was carried out under laboratory conditions at Department of Entomology, Rajasthan College of Agriculture, MPUAT, Udaipur during 2020-21. The results of the present investigation revealed that green gram, cowpea and lentil (4.33) were found most preferred host in terms of incubation period, cowpea as most preferred host in terms of larval-pupal period (18.33) and fecundity (97.67), green gram was recorded as most preferred host in terms of pre-oviposition period (0.67) and total life cycle (42.67 for male, 44.00 for female), kabuli gram (6.00) was recorded as most preferred host in terms of oviposition period and chickpea (2.00) was found preferred host in terms of post-oviposition period.
Pages: 1046-1049  |  283 Views  94 Downloads


The Pharma Innovation Journal
How to cite this article:
Geeta Kumari Meena, Hemant Swami, Lekha, Gaurang Chhangani. Host preference studies of pulse beetle, Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) on different pulses. Pharma Innovation 2021;10(9):1046-1049.
Important Publications Links
The Pharma Innovation Journal

The Pharma Innovation Journal


Call for book chapter