Polarized Light Microscopy Digital Image Gallery

Malathion

Commercially, malathion is often applied to crops to combat the many sucking and chewing insects that may harm them, and is often utilized for the same purpose in home gardens. The organophosphate is frequently used in large efforts at mosquito control for public health as well, and in smaller quantities for the control of fleas, lice, cockroaches, and similar household pests. Application of the insecticide may be carried through a variety of means, such as a duster, fogger, spray can, shovel, or spreader, depending on the size and nature of the job.


© 1995-2013 by Michael W. Davidson and The Florida State University. All Rights Reserved. No images, graphics, software, scripts, or applets may be reproduced or used in any manner without permission from the copyright holders. Use of this website means you agree to all of the Legal Terms and Conditions set forth by the owners.
This website is maintained by our
Graphics & Web Programming Team
in collaboration with Optical Microscopy at the
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory.
Last modification: Wednesday, Jan 21, 2004 at 05:22 PM
Access Count Since January 23, 2004: 5997
Microscopes and digital imaging equipment provided by:
Visit the Olympus Microscopy Resource Center website. Visit the QImaging website.