Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Microbial Pesticide

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_4591

Microbial organisms that are applied like chemical pesticides for the suppression of pest abundance. Examples including various bacterial, fungal, viral, and microsporidian pathogens.

 Microbial Control of Insects

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