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Red mite on citrus: Timing control treatments important and influenced by climate of growing areas


L. R. Jeppson

Author Affiliations

L. R. Jeppson is Associate Entomologist, University of California, Riverside.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 12(3):11-11. DOI:10.3733/ca.v012n03p11. March 1958.

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Populations of red mite—spider—on citrus are influenced by temperature and humidity, local air movements and weather variations.

Jeppson L. 1958. Red mite on citrus: Timing control treatments important and influenced by climate of growing areas. Hilgardia 12(3):11-11. DOI:10.3733/ca.v012n03p11

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