Chapter 15. State-Dependent Problems for Parasitoids: Case Studies and Solutions

  1. Éric Wajnberg,
  2. Carlos Bernstein and
  3. Jacques van Alphen
  1. Bernard Roitberg and
  2. Pierre Bernhard

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696200.ch15

Behavioral Ecology of Insect Parasitoids: From Theoretical Approaches to Field Applications

Behavioral Ecology of Insect Parasitoids: From Theoretical Approaches to Field Applications

How to Cite

Roitberg, B. and Bernhard, P. (2008) State-Dependent Problems for Parasitoids: Case Studies and Solutions, in Behavioral Ecology of Insect Parasitoids: From Theoretical Approaches to Field Applications (eds É. Wajnberg, C. Bernstein and J. van Alphen), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696200.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 15 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405163477

Online ISBN: 9780470696200

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Keywords:

  • parasitoid behaviors;
  • dynamic programming;
  • proovogenic gregarious parasitoids;
  • biological control;
  • egg load

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Egg-Laying Decision Problems

  • Final Remarks

  • Acknowledgments

  • References

  • Appendix: Proofs of Theorems 1 and 2