entomogenous


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entomogenous

[‚ent·ə′mäj·ə·nəs]
(biology)
Growing on or in an insect body, as certain fungi.
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Susceptibility of 31 species of agricultural insect pests to the entomogenous nematode Steinernema feltiae and Heterorhabditis bacteriophora.
Entomogenous fungi: Entomophthora species with pear-shaped to almost spherical conidia (Entomophthorales: Entomophthoraceae).
Susceptibility of the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) to the entomogenous nematodes Steinernema feltiae, S.
Water and temperature relations of growth of the entomogenous fungi Beauveria bassiana, Metarhizium anisopliae, and Paecilomyces farinosus.
For human diseases, Entomogenous fungi are used as promising biopesticides for tick and sleeping sickness control [11, 12].
Influence of fungicides and insecticides on the entomogenous fungus, Metarhizium anisopliae, a pathogen of the vine weevil, Otiorhynchus sulcatus.
Doberski JW, Tribe FIT (1980) Isolation of entomogenous fungi elm bark and soil with reference to ecology of Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae.
Effect of neem oil on germination and sporulation of the entomogenous fungus Metarhizium anisopliae.