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International Journal of Biological Chemistry
Year: 2011 | Volume: 5 | Issue: 5 | Page No.: 266-290
DOI: 10.3923/ijbc.2011.266.290  
Iranian Plant Essential Oils as Sources of Natural Insecticide Agents
Asgar Ebadollahi
 
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