Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Flacherie

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3821

A term used to describe the flaccid condition (flaccidity) seen in silkworm larvae suffering from dysentery caused by bacteria, including Bacillus thuringiensis.

 Viral Flacherie

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