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Plant Bugs (Heteroptera, Miridae) of Phlox Subulata and Other Narrow-Leaved Phloxes in Eastern United States
Author(s): A. G. Wheeler
Journal: Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington
Journal Link: http://entsocwash.org/default.asp?Action=Show_Proceedings
Article Topic(s): Disturbance
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Phlox nivalis (Trailing phlox),
AbstractReports on the mirid (plant bug) fauna utilizing narrow-leaved phlox species as host plants. Four plant bugs were consistently collected in association with Phlox (subulata, bifida, and nivalis). The distribution, seasonal history, and habit is presented for the four species.
Suggested CitationA. G. Wheeler. "Plant Bugs (Heteroptera, Miridae) of Phlox Subulata and Other Narrow-Leaved Phloxes in Eastern United States." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 97.2 (1995): 435-451.
Article LinksISSN: 0013-8797