1889 - Indian Museum , Calcutta published the
Indian Museum Notes in five volumes.
1903 - which contributed much on
economic entomology and
applied entomology in India.
19th Century marks the major progress and expansions in the field of applied entomology.
1901 - (Lionel de Nicevelle) posting of the
first entomologist to the Government of India.
1905 - Establishment of
Imperial Agricultural Research Institute at Pusa (Bihar). Subsequently
this Institute was shifted to New Delhi as
Indian Agricultural Research Institute .
1906 - “Indian Insect Pests” & “Indian Insect Life”
Books by Professor Maxwell. Lefroy, Head,
Division of Entomology, IARI, New Delhi. Subsequently
State Governments also took up