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Craspedolepta eas: Distribution, hosts, and habits of a Phlox specialist (Homoptera: Psylloidea: Aphalaridae)
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 divaricata (Wild blue phlox),
AbstractProvides a description of Craspedolepta eas, a psyllid that utilizes Phlox species as host plants. Phlox species include P. divaricata, P. stolonifera, and P. subulata. The psyllid now occurs in Maryland, Illinois, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia.
Suggested CitationA. G. Wheeler. "Craspedolepta eas: Distribution, hosts, and habits of a Phlox specialist (Homoptera: Psylloidea: Aphalaridae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 96.1 (1994): 91-97.
Article LinksISSN: 0013-8797