A new technique was used in the laboratory to determine the effectiveness of 62 compounds in dry Sugar baits against a susceptible and a resistant strain of house flies, Musca domestica L. Twenty-nine compounds were superior to the standard, trichlorfon. The resistant strain showed more than 2-fold cross-resistance to all compounds except naled.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: June 1, 1968
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