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lesser

adjective ancillary, baser, diminished, humbler, inferior, junior, less considerable, lower, mediocre, minor, more modest, secondary, second-rate, shorter, simpler, slighter, smaller, subaltern, subordinate, subservient, under, unimportant
Associated concepts: lesser charge, lesser included offense
See also: ancillary, inferior, mediocre, minimal, minor, secondary, subaltern, subordinate, subservient, subsidiary
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Studies on the biological activity of azadirachtin lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus Panzer, pp.
The lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus: Field trials for control in a broiler house with insect growth regulators and pyrethroids.
The expansion of the poultry industry and the current breeding systems contributed to the development of an ideal habitat for lesser mealworms.
Although studies searching alternatives for the control of the lesser mealworm are still at an early stage, it can be said that factors such as environmental conditions and other techniques adopted in the poultry management can interfere with the nematode action.
Therefore, the use of EPN has to be part of the population of lesser mealworm management.
Susceptibility of the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleptera: Tenebrionidae) to the entomogenous nematodes Steinernema feltiae, S.
Effect of temperature on hemarode (Steinernemafeltiae [Nematoda: Steinemematidae]) treatment of soil for control of lesser mealworm (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) in turkey houses.