Ecological Archives E089-084-A1

Daniel Zovi, Michael Stastny, Andrea Battisti, and Stig Larsson. 2008. Ecological costs on local adaptation of an insect herbivore host plants and enemies. Ecology 89:1388–1398.

Appendix A. Egg parasitism data from site Lombardia Tremosine.

Lombardia Tremosine: 10°45’ N, 45°46’ N, 920 m

Plantation of Pinus nigra, tree height 15–20 m, egg batches (no. 46) sampled from lower branches of several trees in spring 1970.

Emergence of the second generation of egg parasitoids monitored in the laboratories of Padova University during spring and summer of 1970.

Source: Volpi F. 1971. Ricerche sulle alternanze quantitative dei parassiti oofagi della Thaumetopoea pityocampa Schiff. Tesi di laurea in Scienze forestali, Università di Padova.

Available from: Library of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Padova.

Egg batch

Eggs

Hatched

Op

Bs

Others

1

184

184

0

0

0

2

248

247

0

0

0

3

144

128

0

2

0

4

198

177

0

5

0

5

234

230

0

2

0

6

126

125

0

0

0

7

162

135

0

17

0

8

206

168

0

3

6

9

136

119

0

0

7

10

168

116

0

33

4

11

196

171

0

3

3

12

136

126

0

2

1

13

210

178

0

20

3

14

240

238

0

0

1

15

171

136

0

14

4

16

208

176

0

8

0

17

152

140

0

8

4

18

152

133

0

3

0

19

200

195

0

0

0

20

232

230

0

0

0

21

240

220

0

0

2

22

152

139

0

0

0

23

144

79

0

0

0

24

230

194

0

0

2

25

160

145

0

8

0

26

193

193

0

0

0

27

232

218

0

0

2

28

156

145

0

9

0

29

215

199

0

7

1

30

136

103

0

26

1

31

189

175

0

11

0

32

153

148

0

0

0

33

226

219

0

4

1

34

126

123

0

0

0

35

174

165

0

0

3

36

168

164

0

0

2

37

184

135

0

30

1

38

154

150

0

0

1

39

126

82

0

16

3

40

160

131

0

14

0

41

184

179

0

5

0

42

144

141

0

0

0

43

212

184

0

18

1

44

176

165

0

2

0

45

184

169

0

9

0

46

212

184

0

6

4

           

Mean

181.2

163.1

0.0

6.2

1.2

SE

4.9

5.5

0.0

1.2

0.2

% paras.

4.10

       

% Op

0.00

       

% Bs

83.33

       

% others

16.67

       

Op: Ooencyrtus pityocampae

Bs: Baryscapus servadeii

Others: minor species of egg parasitoids


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