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Plant-mediated effects of drought stress on host preference and performance of a grass miner

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Scheirs,  J.
Department of Entomology, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Max Planck Society;

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Scheirs, J., & De Bruyn, L. (2005). Plant-mediated effects of drought stress on host preference and performance of a grass miner. Oikos, 108(2), 371-385. doi:10.1111/j.0030-1299.2005.13715.x.


Cite as: http://hdl.handle.net/11858/00-001M-0000-0012-AB22-3
Abstract
The plant stress hypothesis predicts that environmental stress increases the suitability of plants as food for herbivores, especially for senescence feeders. Yet, performance is enhanced only at moderate stress intensities in several herbivores. Even mo