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What factors influence larval success and distribution of the fall webworm (Hyphantria cunea), a nuisance moth species native to Oklahoma?

Tree Crown Nesting Preferences

Do fall webworms prefer to build their webs in the lower, middle, or upper portions of tree crowns?

-Does geographic location affect preference?

-Does tree host identity affect preference?

Are fall webworms more successful in lower, middle, or upper portions of tree crowns?

-Does placement in the tree crown affect larval abundance?

-Does placement in the tree crown affect larval maturation?

 

 

Foliage and Chemical Preferences

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Trade-offs

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Local adaptation

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Positive Ecological Interactions

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Science Education

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