Insect-pest management and control.

Publisher: National Academy of Sciences in Washington

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SeriesNational Research Council (U.S) Committee on Plant and Animal Pests. Principles of plant and animal pest control -- v. 3.
ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Plant and Animal Pests. Subcommittee on Insect Pests.
The Physical Object
Pagination508 p.
Number of Pages508
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Open LibraryOL17860489M

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