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Insects that damage white oak acornsAuthor(s): Lester P. Gibson; Lester P. Gibson
Source: Res. Pap. NE-220. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 7 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionTo grow oak trees--either in forests or for shade trees--crops of good acorns are needed. Yet in some places and at some times, acorn crops are destroyed or badly damaged by insects. To prevent this we need to know, first of all, which insects do the damage.
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CitationGibson, Lester P. 1972. Insects that damage white oak acorns. Res. Pap. NE-220. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 7 p.
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