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Turfgrass Insects of the United States and Canada

Patricia J. Vittum


The first edition of this reference work became known as the bible of turfgrass entomology upon publication in 1987. It has proved invaluable to professional entomologists, commercial turf managers, and golf course superintendents and has been used widely in college extension courses. This classic of the field is now in its third edition, providing up-to-date and complete coverage of turfgrass pests in the continental United States, Hawaii, and southern Canada. This revised volume integrates all relevant research from the previous two decades. It provides expanded coverage of several pest spec ... More

Keywords: turfgrass entomology, turfgrass pests, bluegrass weevil, crane fly, chinch bugs, billbugs, mole crickets, white grubs, insect development, biological control

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Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781501747953
Published to Cornell Scholarship Online: January 2021 DOI:10.7591/cornell/9781501747953.001.0001


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Patricia J. Vittum, author

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