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THE Resistance pattern in a strain of the cocoa capsid (distantiella theobroma (dist.)) resistant to bhc

Author:
DUNN, J.A.
Source:
Entomologia experimentalis et applicata 1963 v.6 no.4 pp. 304-308
ISSN:
0013-8703
Subject:
DDT (pesticide), Distantiella theobroma, capsid, chlorinated hydrocarbons, cross resistance, organophosphorus compounds, Ghana
Abstract:
BHC-resistance in the cocoa capsid, Distantiella theobroma, in Ghana was confirmed, and cross resistance found to extend to six other chlorinated hydrocarbons including Thiodan. There was no cross resistance to DDT, Sevin or to the organophosphorus compounds tested.
Agid:
188991