African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6489

Full Length Research Paper

Studies on Cleistopholis patens (benth.) [Magnoliales: Annonaceae] powders as fumigant and contact insecticides to Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) [Lepidoptera: Pyralidae]

Adeyera O. J.
  • Adeyera O. J.
  • Department of Biology, School of Sciences, Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria.
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Akinneye J. O.
  • Akinneye J. O.
  • Department of Biology, School of Sciences, Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria.
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Odeyemi O. O.
  • Odeyemi O. O.
  • Department of Biology, School of Sciences, Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 11 May 2020
  •  Accepted: 05 January 2021
  •  Published: 31 March 2021

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