Corcyra


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Corcyra:

see KérkiraKérkira
or Corfu
, Lat. Corcyra, island (1991 pop. 104,781), 229 sq mi (593 sq km), NW Greece, in the Ionian Sea, the second largest of the Ionian Islands, separated by a narrow channel from the Albanian and Greek coasts.
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, Greece.
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43) Corcyra not only possessed a strong navy, but was situated on the best sailing route from Greece to Italy.
Corcyra cephalonica, Ephestia kuehniella and Tribolium confusum, species are the most common pests of wheat flour.
It suggested that maximum larval survival was obtained with eggs of Corcyra during all three instars with average of 95.
Corcyra cephalonica eggs, which had been laid by females reared on rice bran, were irradiated with ultraviolet light for 30 min to kill their embryos before being provided as the food of M.
Maria Pittordis, a lawyer for the group who owns the Hotel Louis Corcyra Beach, said the bungalow will be knocked down at the end of the summer season.
Speaking after the release of Thomas Cook's half-year results, Mr Fankhauser also vowed to apologise directly to the family of Bobby and Christi, from Horbury, near Wakefield, who died at the Louis Corcyra Beach Hotel on the Greek holiday island in 2006 when they were overcome by fumes from a faulty boiler.
Bobby and Christi Shepherd, from Horbury, near Wakefield, died at the Louis Corcyra Beach Hotel on the Greek holiday island in 2006 when they were overcome by fumes from a faulty boiler.
Patel and Vyas (1985) studied the biology of predator Chrysopa scelestes in the laboratory using eggs of Corcyra cephalonica.
Mass production of trichogrammatids was therefore first attempted in India using the fictitious host, Corcyra cephalonica (Staint) (Kannan, 1931).
The youngsters, of Wakefield, West Yorks, died after a faulty boiler leaked carbon monoxide into their bungalow at Louis Corcyra Beach Hotel, Gouvia, in October 2006.
During the trial the court heard that carbon monoxide fumes at the Louis Corcyra Beach Hotel in Gouvia leaked into the bungalow from an outhouse next door.