Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Biological Control of Pest and Vector Insects

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Vonnie D.C. Shields
Vonnie D.C. Shields

Towson University,
United States of America

Published05 April 2017

Doi10.5772/63274

ISBN978-953-51-3036-9

Print ISBN978-953-51-3035-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-4881-4

Copyright year2017

Number of pages360

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Table of Contents

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1. Semiochemicals and Their Potential Use in Pest Management

By Hamadttu Abdel Farag El-Shafie and Jose Romeno Faleiro

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2. The Sublethal Effects of Insecticides in Insects

By Solange M. de França, Mariana O. Breda, Douglas R. S. Barbosa, Alice M. N. Araujo and Carolina A. Guedes

4,635
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3. Conservation Biological Control Practices

By Nabil El-Wakeil, Mahmoud Saleh, Nawal Gaafar and Huda Elbehery

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2,329
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6. Reinvestigation of Cactoblastis cactorum (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Sex Pheromone for Improved Attractiveness and Greater Specificity

By Juan Cibrián‐Tovar, Jim Carpenter, Stephen Hight, Thom Potter, Guillermo Logarzo and Julio César Velázquez‐González

1,556
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8. Determination of Nucleopolyhedrovirus’ Taxonomic Position

By Yu-Shin Nai, Yu-Feng Huang, Tzu-Han Chen, Kuo-Ping Chiu and Chung-Hsiung Wang

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10. Culicoides spp. (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in Tunisia

By Darine Slama, Hamouda Babba and Emna Chaker

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12. Major Disease Vectors in Tanzania: Distribution, Control and Challenges

By Eliningaya J. Kweka, Epiphania E. Kimaro, Esther G. Kimaro, Yakob P. Nagagi and Imna I. Malele

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13. The African Chrysops

By Marc K. Kouam and Joseph Kamgno

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