Control of the Clover Root Borer in New York1
Authors: HARDEE, D. D.; FORSYTHE, JR., H. Y.; GYRISCO, GEORGE G.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 57, Number 4, August 1964 , pp. 585-586(2)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:Heptachlor, lindane, and Telodrin®(1,3,4,5,6,7,8,8-octachloro- 1,3,3a,4,7,7a-hcxahydro-4,7-methanoisobenzofuran) applied at Dosages as low as 0.5 Ib/acre significantly reduced the number of clover root borers, Hylastinus obscurus (Marsham) (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), infesting red clover, whereas none of several new organophosphorous insecticides was effective at 1 Ib per acre.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: August 1, 1964
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