How to Identify Common Insect Associates
of the Southern Pine Beetle
Southern Pine Beetle Handbook
United States Department of Agriculture, Combined Forest Pest Research and Development Program, Southern Pine Beetle Handbook, Agriculture Handbook No. 563. 1980.
Thanks are extended to Dr. H. J. Teskey, Biosystematics Research Institute, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, for allowing us to reproduce his figures of Diptera larvae. Special gratitude is due to Dr. C. W. Berisford, Department of Entomology, University of Georgia, Athens, and Dr. F. M. Stephen, Department of Entomology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, for review and suggestions. Also, we appreciate the suggestions made by Drs. F. Hain, North Carolina State University, Raleigh; G. Moore, U.S.F.S., Research Triangle Park, North Carolina; J. Moser, U.S.F.S., Pineville, Louisiana; J. Richerson, Texas A&M University, College Station; and R. Wilkinson, University of Florida, Gainesville. Funding was supplied in part by the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station and the Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station.
Original printing 1980. Edited for Internet 1998.
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