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Spring Succession of Necrophilous Insects on Wildlife Carcasses in Louisiana
Abstract Seven fresh animal carcasses were monitored throughout decomposition in a mixed flatwood forest in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA from 1 April to 1 July 1999. Succession patterns ofExpand
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Insect Succession and Decomposition of Wildlife Carcasses During Fall and Winter in Louisiana
Abstract Fourteen fresh animal carcasses were monitored throughout decomposition in a mixed flatwood forest in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, from 5 October to 7 December 1999 (fall) and from 18Expand
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Movement of Mexican Rice Borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) Through the Texas Rice Belt
Abstract Pheromone-baited traps were used to monitor the movement of the Mexican rice borer, Eoreuma loftini (Dyar) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae), through the Texas rice belt from 2000 to 2005. Based onExpand
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Monitoring and First Discovery of the Mexican Rice Borer Eoreuma loftini (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) in Louisiana
The Mexican rice borer, Eoreuma loftini (Dyar), is native to Mexico, and has been reported in the Mexican states of Baja California, Colima, Hustecas, Jalisco, Michoacan, Nayarit, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca,Expand
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Documenting Beetle (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera) Diversity in Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Beyond the Halfway Point
Abstract The current Coleoptera (beetle) Taxonomic Working Group of the All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory (ATBI) has been active since June 2001. It consists of a core group of students andExpand
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Life Cycle and Larval Morphology of Diomus Terminatus (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) and its Potential as a Biological Control Agent of Melanaphis Sacchari (Hemiptera: Aphididae)
ABSTRACT The life cycle, morphology, and potential of Diomus terminatus Say (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) to control the sugarcane aphid, Melanaphis sacchari (Zehntner) (Hemiptera: Aphididae), wereExpand
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Paleoclimatic influences in the evolution of periodical cicadas (Insecta : Homoptera : Cicadidae : Magicicada spp.)
We present a paleoclimatic model of Magicicada evolution that predicts increased probabilities of survival for broods having longer cycle lengths and periodi- cal emergences. This model assumes aExpand
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Succession of Forensically Significant Carrion Beetle Larvae on Large Carcasses (Coleoptera: Silphidae)
Abstract Silphid larvae of three species of potential forensic importance were studied to verify total instar number, document instar size classes, and illustrate frequencies of instars through time.Expand
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Review of Anillinus, with Descriptions of 17 New Species and a Key to Soil and Litter Species (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Trechinae: Bembidiini)
Abstract The subtribe Anillina in southeastern United States includes the genera Serranillus and Anillinus, both of which are endemic to the region. Serranillus contains two species, S. jeanneliExpand
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