Journal of
Entomology and Nematology

  • Abbreviation: J. Entomol. Nematol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9855
  • DOI: 10.5897/JEN
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 122

Full Length Research Paper

Management of tef shoot fly, Atherigona hyalinipennis (Reg.) (Diptera: Muscidae) on tef at Ambo, West Showa of Ethiopia

Abebe Mideksa*
  • Abebe Mideksa*
  • Ambo district, West Shawa Zone Agricultureal and Rural Development office, Ambo, Ethiopia
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Mulugeta Negeri
  • Mulugeta Negeri
  • Department of Plant Sciences, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, Ambo University, Ethiopia.
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Tadele Shiberu
  • Tadele Shiberu
  • Department of Plant Sciences, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, Ambo University, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 30 June 2014
  •  Accepted: 04 September 2014
  •  Published: 13 October 2014

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