Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Mechanical Control

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1762

Control techniques that are based on the operation of machinery or manual operations to destroy insects. Examples of mechanical control techniques include vacuum machines and blacklight traps.

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