African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 718

Full Length Research Paper

Distribution of kolanut weevil (Balanogastris kolae (Coleoptera:Curculionidae) in Cola nitida stored in baskets

Ndubuaku, T. C. N.
  • Ndubuaku, T. C. N.
  • Kola Research Programme, Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.
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Asogwa, E. U.*
  • Asogwa, E. U.*
  • Kola Research Programme, Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.
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Hassan, A. T.
  • Hassan, A. T.
  • Entomology Section, Zoology Department, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
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  •  Received: 21 November 2014
  •  Accepted: 12 January 2015
  •  Published: 31 January 2015

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