Destructive and Useful Insects

Destructive and Useful Insects

Their Habits and Control

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This classic reference, originally published in 1928, and most recently in 1962, has undergone an extensive revision that reflects one of the most important modern concepts in the field of economic entomology integrated pest management (IPM) which is concerned with biological controls, chemical ecology, and nontoxic chemical pesticides. Featuring comprehensive coverage of some 600 species of North American insect pests including every known economically and medically important species coverage includes: detailed life history and habits, field keys for species identification, a selected bibliography, and IPM-based control measures. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, [1993]
Edition: Fifth edition
Copyright Date: ©1993
ISBN: 9780070416925
Branch Call Number: 632.7 METCA
Characteristics: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes: Revised edition of: Destructive and useful instects / C.L. Metcalf, W.P. Flint. 4th edition c1962


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