Title: Manipulation of insect behavior with Specialized Pheromone & Lure Application Technology (SPLAT®)
Author: Mafra-Neto, Agenor; de Lame, Frédérique M.; Fettig, Christopher J.; Munson, A. Steven; Perring, Thomas M.; Stelinski, Lukasz L.; Stoltman, Lyndsie; Mafra, Leandro E.J.; Borges, Rafael; Vargas, Roger I.;
Source: Natural Products for Pest Management. Washington, DC: ACS Publications: 31–58. Chapter 4.
Publication Series: Book Chapter
Description: SPLAT® (Specialized Pheromone and Lure Application Technology) emulsion is a unique controlled-release technology that can be adapted to dispense and protect a wide variety of compounds from degradation, including semiochemicals, pesticides, and phagostimulants, in diverse environments. ISCA Technologies, Inc., in collaboration with colleagues in academia, government, and industry, has been developing SPLAT®-based insect control products for close to a decade. This chapter provides an overview of SPLAT® technology and existing commercial formulations and describes ongoing efforts to develop new SPLAT® mating disruption, attract-and-kill, and repellent products for pest control in agricultural and forest environments.
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Mafra-Neto, A.; de Lame, F.M.; Fettig, C.J.; Munson, A.S.; Perring, T.M.; Stelinski, L.L.; Stoltman, L.; Mafra, L.E.J.; Borges, R.; Vargas, R.I. 2013. Manipulation of insect behavior with Specialized Pheromone & Lure Application Technology (SPLAT®). In Beck, J.; Coats, J.; Duke, S; Koivunen, M., eds. Natural Products for Pest Management. Washington, DC: ACS Publications: 31–58. Chapter 4.
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