Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Factitious Host

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3737

Abnormal host. Insects, and biological control agents of insects or plants, sometimes are produced on abnormal hosts due to ease or economy of culture.

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