Evaluation of Dietary Toxicity of some Essential Oil Allelochemicals for The Management of Chilo Partellus (Swinhoe)

Journal title

Journal of Plant Protection Research




vol. 50


No 3


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze


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




DOI: 10.2478/v10045-010-0051-z ; ISSN 1427–4345 ; eISSN 1899–007X


Journal of Plant Protection Research; 2010; vol. 50; No 3


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