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- n. An organophosphate used as a pesticide.
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Attention should be paid to the fact, that resistances against chorpyrifos-methyl are already rather widespread and first resistances against pirimiphos-methyl have already appeared in countries, where it is applied frequently.
The effect is comparable to that of fenitrothion and chlorpyrifos-methyl, but pirimiphos-methyl appears more potent to malathion-resistant strains.
Golob et al. (1987) carried out a 6-month trial in Kenya to compare diflubenzuron with pirimiphos-methyl, iodofenphos, fenitrothion and deltamethrin as a dip to protect dried fish against Dermestes maculatus and Necrobia rufipes.
Nosema whitei and pirimiphos-methyl + N. whitei doses.