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Indian Tachinid Flies: Biocontrol Agents

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By: Sathe Tukaram Vithalrao(Author), Abhijit S Desai(Author), PM Bhoje(Author)

159 pages, 228 b/w photos, b/w illustrations, and b/w maps; 3 tables

Daya Publishing House

Hardback | Jan 2017 | #237462 | ISBN-13: 9789351247906
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NHBS Price: £29.99 $39/€34 approx

About this book

Language: English

Tachinid flies (Diptera) are potential biocontrol agents of several insect pests.Therefore, they are widely used in biological pest management at a global level. This book, focusing on their use in India, contains the following chapters:

1. General Introduction
2. Review of Literature
3. Collection and Preservation of Tachinids
4. Taxonomy of Tachinids
5. Abundance and Distribution of Tachinids
6. Summary and Conclusion
7. References

This book will be stimulatory and helpful to teachers, students, farmers, environmentalists and scientists in the field of pest management.

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