Animal indicators for side-effects of chemical vector control.

  • J W Everts
  • Published 1983 in Environmental monitoring and assessment


In many places in the tropics pesticides are applied in the natural environment to control insects either for crop protection, or for human health. The present study concerns the side-effects of insecticides that are applied in West Africa against tsetseflies (Glossina spp), which are the vectors of human and animal sleeping sickness. Pyrethroids and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00396216


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@article{Everts1983AnimalIF, title={Animal indicators for side-effects of chemical vector control.}, author={J W Everts}, journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment}, year={1983}, volume={3 3-4}, pages={229-36} }