volume 163, issue 2, P220-228 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12559
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S.M. Silva, K. Haddi, L.O. Viteri Jumbo, E.E. Oliveira

Abstract: Abstract The interest in and utilization of botanical insecticides, particularly essential oils, has become increasingly relevant to the control of insect pests. However, the potential ecotoxicological risks or flaws (including sublethal effects on the targeted pest generation and its subsequent progeny) of this pest control tool have been neglected frequently. Here, we evaluated the effects of sublethal exposure to clove, Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merrill & Perry (Myrtaceae), and cinnamon, Cinnamomum verum J.…

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