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A new species of gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from subterranean stem galls of Licania michauxii (Chrysobalanaceae) in Florida
Author(s): R. J. Gagne and K. L. Hibbard
Journal: Florida Entomologist
Journal Link: http://journals.fcla.edu/flaent
Article Topic(s): Disturbance
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Licania michauxii (Gopher-apple),
AbstractDescribes a new species of gall midge growing on Licania michauxii in Florida. The gall midge is in the genus Lopesia, and this is the first record of this genus in North America.
Suggested CitationR. J. Gagne and K. L. Hibbard. "A new species of gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from subterranean stem galls of Licania michauxii (Chrysobalanaceae) in Florida." Florida Entomologist 79.3 (1996): 428-434.
Article LinksISSN: 0015-4040