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The principle pests of rice in Africa

Principaux ravageurs du riz en Afrique: 2

The principle pests of rice in Africa

Simple keys to the eggs, larvae and larvae of about 16 taxa of pests of rice in Africa (Tropical Region) are presented.

Accession: 001982118

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