Effects of Azadirachtin, Cypermethrin, Methoxyfenozide and Pyridalil on Functional Response of Habrobracon Hebetor Say (HYM.: Braconidae)

Journal title

Journal of Plant Protection Research




vol. 52


No 3


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze


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




DOI: 10.2478/v10045-012-0058-8 ; ISSN 1427–4345 ; eISSN 1899–007X


Journal of Plant Protection Research; 2012; vol. 52; No 3


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