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The smokybrown cockroach: potential new pest in California


A. G. Appel
Michael K. Rust
Donald A. Reierson

Authors Affiliations

A. G. Appel is Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology, Auburn University; Michael K. Rust is Professor, Department of Entomology, UC Riverside; Donald A. Reierson is Staff Research Associate, Department of Entomology, UC Riverside.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 44(4):23-24. DOI:10.3733/ca.v044n04p23. July 1990.

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Infestations of this introduced pest have spread to at least 17 locations in three California counties. Localized control may be possible by surveying for infestations, inspecting cargo vehicles, applying chemicals, and trapping.

Appel A, Rust M, Reierson D. 1990. The smokybrown cockroach: potential new pest in California. Hilgardia 44(4):23-24. DOI:10.3733/ca.v044n04p23
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