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Contact toxicity of 38 insecticides to pales weevil adultsAuthor(s): Jacqueline L. Robertson; Robert L. Lyon; Nancy L. Gillette
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology. 68: 124-126
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionThe pales weevil, Hylobius pales (Herbst), attacks all pine species in Eastern North America and is considered the most destructive pest of pine reproduction in the Eastern United States (Speers and Rauchenberger 1971). Large numbers of seedlings are damaged or killed by the adult weevils, which feed on the inner bark.
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CitationRobertson, Jacqueline L., Lyon, Robert L., Gillette, Nancy L. 1975. Contact toxicity of 38 insecticides to pales weevil adults. Journal of Economic Entomology. 68: 124-126
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