Danger of General Spread of the Gypsy and Browntail Moths Through Imported Nursery Stock

One of 1,872 pamphlets in the series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) available on this site.

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"This paper gives a record of the infested importations [of brown-tail and gypsy moths] during the last two years and descriptions of nursery conditions in Europe, showing the nature of the infestation there, and concludes with a brief description, with illustrations, of the two moth pests which are now being thus imported. The publication is, therefore, a warning to users of such imported stock and gives descriptions and figures enabling the prompt recognition of either of these pests wherever they may become established." -- p. 2

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22 p. ; 23 cm.

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Marlatt, C. L. 1911.

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  • Marlatt, C. L. "Entomologist and Assistant Chief, Bureau of Entomology."

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  • Main Title: Danger of General Spread of the Gypsy and Browntail Moths Through Imported Nursery Stock
  • Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
  • Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture); no. 453
  • Alternate Title: Danger of General Spread of the Gipsy and Brown-Tail Moths Through Imported Nursery Stock

Description

"This paper gives a record of the infested importations [of brown-tail and gypsy moths] during the last two years and descriptions of nursery conditions in Europe, showing the nature of the infestation there, and concludes with a brief description, with illustrations, of the two moth pests which are now being thus imported. The publication is, therefore, a warning to users of such imported stock and gives descriptions and figures enabling the prompt recognition of either of these pests wherever they may become established." -- p. 2

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22 p. ; 23 cm.

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Issued April 11, 1911. Includes bibliographical references.

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USDA Farmers' Bulletins

The United States Department of Agriculture Farmers' Bulletins were produced to disseminate information about agricultural topics. This collection includes bulletins published between the 1880's and the 1980's.

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  • 1911

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Marlatt, C. L. Danger of General Spread of the Gypsy and Browntail Moths Through Imported Nursery Stock, pamphlet, 1911; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc85690/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.