Effect Of Microwave Radiation And Cold Storage On Tribolium Castaneum Herbst (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) And Sitophilus Oryzae L. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Journal title

Journal of Plant Protection Research




No 2

Publication authors

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze


Polish Society of Plant Protection ; Institute of Plant Protection – National Research Institute ; Committee of Plant Protection PAS




eISSN 1899–007X ; ISSN 1427–4345


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