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Main Title Biological and biotechnological control of insect pests /
Author Rechcigl, Jack E.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Rechcigl, Nancy A.
Publisher Lewis Publishers,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 490525117
ISBN 1566704790; 9781566704793
Subjects Insect pests--Biological control ; Biological pest control agents ; Agricultural biotechnology ; Insectes nuisibles--Lutte biologique contre ; Agents de lutte biologique ; Biotechnologie agricole
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  SB933.3.R436 1999 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/17/2015
Collation 374 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Parasitoids and predators / David B. Off and Charles P.-C. Suh -- Microbial insecticides / J. Lindsey Flexner and Diane L. Belnavis -- Pheromones and other semiochemicals / D.M. Suckling and G. Karg -- Botanical insecticides, soaps, and oils / Richard A. Weinzierl -- Insect growth regulators / Nancy E. Beckage -- Genetic control of insect pests / Alan S. Robinson -- Plant resistance to insects / C. Michael Smith -- Genetic engineering of plants for insect resistance / John A. Gatehouse and Angharad M.R. Gatehouse -- Genetic engineering of biocontrol agents for insects / Robert L. Harrison and Bryony C. Bonning -- Environmental impact of biotechnology / Robert G. Shatters -- Regulatory aspects of biological control agents and products derived by biotechnology / J. Thomas McClintock [and others].