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Natural enemies handbook

the illustrated guide to biological pest control

by Mary Louise Flint

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Published by UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Sciences, University of California Press in Oakland, Calif, Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pests -- Biological control -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Pests -- Integrated control -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIllustrated guide to biological pest control
    StatementMary Louise Flint and Steve H. Dreistadt ; photographs by Jack Kelly Clark.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesPublication ;, 3386, Publication (University of California (System). Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources) ;, 3386.
    ContributionsDreistadt, Steve H., Clark, Jack Kelly., University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB993.3 .F59 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 154 p. :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL705229M
    ISBN 101879906414, 1879906376
    LC Control Number97062438
    OCLC/WorldCa39933890


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