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    Author(s): B.L. Strom; R.A. Goyer; J.L. Hayes
    Date: 1995
    Source: Louisiana Agriculture, Vol. 38, No. 4, Fall 1995
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    The southern pine beetle (SPB), Dendroctonus frontalis, is the most destructive insect pest of southern pine forests. This tiny insect, smaller than a grain of rice, is responsible for killing pine timber worth millions of dollars on a periodic basis in Louisiana.

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    Strom, B.L.; Goyer, R.A.; Hayes, J.L. 1995. Naturally Occurring Compound Can Protect Pines from the Southern Pine Beetle. Louisiana Agriculture, Vol. 38, No. 4, Fall 1995

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