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Main Title Biocontrol of medical and veterinary pests
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Laird, Marshall.
Publisher Praeger,
Year Published 1981
OCLC Number 07672382
ISBN 0275913465
Subjects Vector control--Biological control--Congresses ; Mosquitoes--Biological control--Congresses ; Flies--Biological control--Congresses ; Insect Control--congresses ; Mosquito Control--congresses ; Pest Control, Biological--congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJEM  RA639.3.B56 1981 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 07/28/2000
Collation xx, 235 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
"Symposium 11S-1, on which this book is based, was organized ... in Section 11 (Medical and veterinary entomology) of the Sixteenth International Congress of Entomology (Kyoto, Japan, 3-9 August 1980)"--Introd. Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Notes
World Health Organization research on the biocontrol of vectors of disease / H.D. Burges ... {et al.} -- The use of poeciliid fish in the control of mosquitoes / M. Sasa and T. Kurihara -- The present status of biocontrol of mosquitoes in China / Pao Ling Luh -- Further studies of pathogens of blackfly larvae in Guatemala / H. Takaoka -- Prospects for the use of Culicinomyces fungi for biocontrol of mosquitoes / A.W. Sweeney -- Biocontrol of mosquitoes associated with California rice fields / R.K. Washino -- Population dynamics and methodology for biocontrol of mosquitoes / M. Mogi -- Ecological considerations in biocontrol strategies against mosquitoes / M.W. Service -- Biocontrol of biting flies / M. Laird.