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Excerpt from A Handbook Destructive Insects Victoria: With Notes on the Methods to Be Adopted to Check, and Extirpate ThemPreface to Part I.- Introduction to Entomology- Classification of Insects- The forming of Collections of Economic and otherMoreExcerpt from A Handbook Destructive Insects Victoria: With Notes on the Methods to Be Adopted to Check, and Extirpate ThemPreface to Part I.- Introduction to Entomology- Classification of Insects- The forming of Collections of Economic and other Insects recommended, with directions for collecting and preserving same- On the necessity for the preservation of our insect-destroying birds, with an alphabetical list of the principal kinds- Horticultural Quarantine Rules- The Woolly Aphis, or American Blight- The Codlin Moth- The Curve-winged Apple Moth- The Apple-tree Borer Beetle- The Light-brown Apple Moth- The Apple-root Borer- The Apple-bark Scale- The Apple Beetle- The Harlequin Fruit Bug- The Red Spider- The Pear and Cherry Slug- The Rutherglen Fly-pest- The Cherry-borer- The Pear Phytoptus- Tabulated List of Material in general use for the destruction of Noxious Insects, after Maskell, with personal observations and additions- Appendices- Illustrations of Spray-pumps and other Machines used for the destruction of Insects.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.