Fir coneworm

Fir Coneworms, Dioryctria abietivorella

Resources:

Biology of the Fir Coneworm (Dioryctria abietivorella). Natural Resources Canada. <31 August 2017>

Species Dioryctria abietivorella - Fir coneworm. BugGuide. <31 August 2017.

Dioryctria abietivorella (D. abietella) (Pyralidae (Phycitidae)). University of British Colombia.

Willhite, E., Kegley, S. and J. Alegria. Testing Commercial Pheromones for Trapping Dioryctria abietivorella (Grote) in Western White Pine and Douglas-fir Seed Orchards. USDA Forest Service. WFIDSC-01-11. July 2011. < 31 August 2017>

Fir (Abies) coneworm. Pacific Northwest Pest Management Handbook. <31 January 2018>

Cook, S., B. D. Sloniker, and M.L. Rust. 2013. Efficacy of Two Bole-Injected Systemic Insecticides for Protecting Douglas-Fir From Damage by Douglas-Fir Tussock Moth and Fir Coneworm. Western Journal of Applied Forestry 28(4)<31 January 2018>

Thomas W. Koerber, Bruce Roettgering, and Gaylord Parks. 1973? Preventing fir coneworm damage to newly grafted ponderosa pine. USDA Forest Service. <31 January 2018>

Beverly McEntire. 1981. Pheromone-based Trapping and Life History of the Fir Coneworm, Dioryctria abievorella, (Lepidoptera:Pyralidae) in British Columbia. <31 January 2018>

Ward B. Strong. Jocelyn G. Millar, Gary G. Grant, Jardel A. Moreira, J. Michael Chong and Carline Rudolph. 2007. Optimization of pheromone lure and trap design for monitoring the fir coneworm, Dioryctria abietivorella. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. The Netherlands Entomological Society. 126: 67–77. <31 January 2018>

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