Optimization of Artificial Nutrient for Growing Соссinellidae

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Mycola MOROZ


Abstract. The technological parameters for the optimization of a diet for breeding predatory Соссinellidae are offered. An optimized diet contains: soy flour, sucrose, milk powder, palm kernel oil, Wesson salt, dry beer yeast, tocopherol, vitamin C, agar-agar, vitamin B1 , vitamin B6 , vitamin B12, metaben, inositol, egg yolks, cryopreserved eggs, larvae and imago of insect phytophages in the ratio 1: 1, and nano aqua citrate microelements. The components included in the diet at optimal concentrations act as biologically and physiologically active nutrients. The proposed nutrient diet at a reasonably high level ensures reproductive potential growth, the emergence of the imago, improving search capacity and increasing the appetite of Соссinellidae in the post-embryonal period. As a result of modification of qualitative and quantitative indices of the nutrient diet, there are positive changes in the biology of predatory Соссinellidae, which improve their competitive ability in biocenoses.

Key words: Соссinellidae; Nutrient diet; Survival; Reproductive potential; Search capacity

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MOROZ, Mycola. Optimization of Artificial Nutrient for Growing Соссinellidae. Stiinta agricola, [S.l.], n. 1, p. 38-44, july 2018. ISSN 2587-3202. Available at: <https://sa.uasm.md/index.php/sa/article/view/591>. Date accessed: 21 feb. 2019.
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