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Laboratory Study to Evaluate the efficacy of Flavocide against Urban Insect Pests

Project Member(s): Miller, P.

Funding or Partner Organisation: BIO-GENE TECHNOLOGY LIMITED (BIOGENE)

Start year: 2015

Summary: We will undertake contract research to evaluate the efficacy of a new insecticide molecule developed from a native Australian plant. This will involve screening of the molecule to determine commercial active levels against selected urban pests such as mosquitoes, House flies and Cat fleas.

Keywords: mosquitoes, insects, insecticide

FOR Codes: Invertebrate Biology, Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health) not elsewhere classified, Invertebrate biology , Overweight and obesity