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- Sandhu, S.S.; Rajak, R.C.; Agarwal, G.P.
- Biocontrol science and technology 1993 v.3 no.1 pp. 47-53
- entomopathogenic fungi; insect control; biological control; biological control agents; viability; environmental factors
- ... Unformulated conidia of Beauveria bassiana were stored at five different temperatures (0 degree 10 degrees, 20 degrees, 30 degrees and 40 degrees C) at six different relative humidities (RH) (0, 33, 53, 75, 85 and 98%). Conidial viabilities and virulence against third instar larvae of Helicoverpa armigera were determined over a 24-month period. Conidia survived longest at lower temperatures (2-20 ...