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Side-Effects of Pesticides on the Pollinator Bombus: An Overview

By Veerle Mommaerts and Guy Smagghe

Submitted: January 10th 2011Reviewed: April 8th 2011Published: October 3rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/25254

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Veerle Mommaerts and Guy Smagghe (October 3rd 2011). Side-Effects of Pesticides on the Pollinator Bombus: An Overview, Pesticides in the Modern World - Pests Control and Pesticides Exposure and Toxicity Assessment, Margarita Stoytcheva, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/25254. Available from:

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