Genetics and preliminary mechanism of chlorpyrifos resistance in Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae).

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Cotton mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley, is a serious pest of cotton and other crops and infestation by this pest results in yield losses that affect the economy of Pakistan. Various groups of insecticides have been used to control this pest but resistance development is a major factor that inhibits its control in the field. Chlorpyrifos is a common… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pestbp.2015.02.008

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@article{Afzal2015GeneticsAP, title={Genetics and preliminary mechanism of chlorpyrifos resistance in Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae).}, author={Muhammad Shahzad Afzal and Mamuna Ijaz and Zahra Farooq and Sarfraz Ali Shad and Naeem Abbas}, journal={Pesticide biochemistry and physiology}, year={2015}, volume={119}, pages={42-7} }