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EPPO Reporting Service no. 06 - 1998 Num. article: 1998/117

Publication on Aphis gossypii

A monograph (in French) entitled ‘Aphis gossypii Glover (Hemiptera, Aphididae)’ has been recently published by J.P. Deguine and F. Leclant. It gives details on taxonomy, biology, host plants, natural enemies of Aphis gossypii and control methods. Special emphasis is given to problems caused by A. gossypii on cotton crops particularly in subsaharan Africa.

This publication: “Deguine, J.P.; Leclant, F. (1997) Aphis gossypii Glover (Hemiptera, Aphididae). Série les déprédateurs du cotonnier en Afrique tropicale et dans le reste du monde n°11, 113 pp” can be obtained at a price of 250 FRF from:

La librairie du CIRAD
Avenue d’Agropolis, BP 5035
34032 Montpellier Cedex 1, France
Tel: (33) 4 67 61 44 17
Fax: (33) 4 67 61 55 47


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