Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Crop pests and their management in Malaysia.

Abstract

This book on the pests of crops in Malaysia is divided into 7 chapters, entitled: biological control, some fundamentals; using pesticides effectively, efficiently and safely; Coleoptera; Hemiptera; Lepidoptera; Diptera, Orthoptera, Isoptera, Thysanoptera and Acarina; and Mammalia. There are appendices entitled: list of pesticides; calculating the amount of pesticides required; pest species listed according to food plant, order and family; and scientific names for common names of food plants mentioned. An index is provided.