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.
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.