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AuthorP.H. van Doesburg Jr.
TitleA revision of the New World species of Dysdercus Guérin Méneville (Heteroptera, Pyrrhocoridae)
JournalZoologische Verhandelingen
Volume97
Year1968
Issue1
Pages1-213
ISSN0024-1652
AbstractCONTENTS
Introduction................... 3
History.................... 4
Material.................... 6
Methods.................... 8
Taxonomic morphology................ 9
Taxonomy................... 14
The genus Dysdercus................ 18
Key to the American species.............. 19
The Dysdercus mimus group............. 23
The Dysdercus jamaicensis group............ 42
The Dysdercus flavolimbatus group............ 60
The Dysdercus maurus group............. 93
The Dysdercus albofasciatus group............ 144
The Dysdercus fernaldi group............. 157
Infrageneric relationships............... 170
Host plants................... 183
Natural enemies.................. 189
Colour patterns and mimicry.............. 192
Appendix : External morphology of Dysdercus.......... 199
Literature................... 202
Index to the species; survey of type status and type locations.....214
INTRODUCTION
Bugs of the genus Dysdercus are often serious pests of cotton. In piercing the bolls, they introduce micro-organisms which cause boll rot or a discolo-
Classification42.75
Document typearticle
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