Peroral bioassay of nucleopolyhedrosis viruses in larvae of the western spruce budworm
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Peroral bioassay of nucleopolyhedrosis viruses in larvae of the western spruce budworm by Mauro E. Martignoni

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station in Portland, Or .
Written in English


  • Insects -- Larvae -- Diseases,
  • Western spruce budworm,
  • Virus diseases

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Edition Notes

StatementMauro E. Martignoni and Paul J. Iwai
SeriesResearch paper PNW -- 285
ContributionsIwai, Paul J, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Portland, Or.), Canada/United States Spruce Budworms Program
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13564809M

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