Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Chemical control of Sylepta derogata, a phyllophagous pest of cotton.

Abstract

The results are summarized of trials in several countries in Africa in 1981-87 with insecticides against the pyralid Syllepte derogata on cotton. A table is included showing dosages, efficacy and mammalian toxicity for >40 compounds.