Annals - Volume 93 Number 4, July 2000

Annals of the Entomological Society of America Volume 93 Number 4, July 2000

 

SYSTEMATICS

Proposed Fossil Insect Modification to Fossil Mammalian Bone from Plio-Pleistocene Hominid-Bearing Deposits of Laetoli (Northern Tanzania).
Thomas M. Kaiser . . . . 693

A Fossil Scolebythidae from the Lowermost Eocene Amber of France (Insecta: Hymenoptera).
S. Lacau, A. Nel, C. Villemant, J.-J. Menier, M. J. Orliac, and G. DePlöeg . . . . 701

Redescription of Eutarsopolipus (Tarsopolipus) lagenaeformis (Acari: Podapolipidae) from Scarites uparius (Coleoptera: Carabidae).
Robert W. Husband and Anne Baker . . . . 707

Revision of the Genus Horstiella (Acari: Acaridae): Mites Associated with Neotropical Epicharis Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae).
Ronald Ochoa and Barry M. Oconnor . . . . 713

Molecular Markers Distinguishing Encarsia formosa and Encarsia luteola (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae).
C. S. Babcock and J. M. Heraty . . . . 738
 

Phylogeny of Anophelinae (Diptera Culicidae) Based on Morphological Characters.
M.A.M. Sallum, T. R. Schultz, and R. C. Wilkerson . . . . 745

A New Species of Chrysopa from Western North America with a Key to North American Species (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae).
Norman D. Penny, Catherine A. Tauber, and Teresa de Leon . . . . 776

Redescriptions of the Dampwood Termites Neotermes jouteli and N. luykxi (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae) from Florida, Cuba, Bahamas, and Turks and Caicos Islands.
Rudolf H. Scheffrahn, Jan Krecek, and Nan-Yao Su . . . . 785

New Larval Descriptions for Two Species of Euphoria Burmeister (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Cetoniini: Euphoriina) with a Key to the Known Larvae and a Review of the Larval Biology.
Estefanía MicÓ, Andrew B. T. Smith, and Miguel Angel Morón . . . . . 795

Stirotarsinae, New Subfamily for Stirotarsus abnormis Bergroth (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae).
D. A. Rider . . . . 802

 

ECOLOGY AND POPULATION BIOLOGY

Population Genetic Structure of Pissodes strobi (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in British Columbia, Canada.
K. G. Lewis, Y. A. El-Kassaby, R. I. Alfaro, and S. Barnes . . . . 807

Field Sex Ratio of a Braconid Parasitoid Wasp, Heterospilus prosopidis (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), in the Southwestern United States: Concordance with Host-Quality Model.
Aya Kobayashi and Masakazu Shimada . . . . 819
 

Ecology of Urban Arthropods: A Review and a Call to Action.
Nancy E. McIntyre . . . . 825

Probability of Intra- and Interspecific Encounters, and the Duration of Parental Care in Nicrophorus investigator (Coleoptera: Silphidae).
S. Koulianos and H. H. Schwarz . . . . 836
 

Mechanisms of Pseudacteon Parasitoid (Diptera: Phoridae) Effects on Exploitative and Interference Competition in Host Solenopsis Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
Lloyd W. Morrison . . . . 841

Response of Trialeurodes abutiloneus (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) to Sweet Potato and Two Species of Hibiscus.
Tong-Xian Liu and Philip A. Stansly . . . . 850

Bemisia argentifolii (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) Attacking Species of Medicinal Herbal Plants.
Alvin M. Simmons, Gloria S. McCutcheon, Robert J. Dufault, Richard L. Hassell, and James W. Rushing . . . . 856

 

ARTHROPOD BIOLOGY

Biology of Catolaccus hunteri (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae), A Parasitoid of Pepper Weevil and Boll Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
Esteban Rodríguez-Leyva, Jorge L. Leyva, Victoria Gómez, Nina M. Bárcenas, and Gary W. Elzen . . . . 862

Production and Behavior of Ergatoid Queens in Two Species of the Indonesian Ponerine Ant Genus Leptogenys (diminuta-Group) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
Fuminori Ito and Kyohsuke Ohkawara . . . . 869

Effect of Temperature on the Biology of Aphis spiraecola (Homoptera: Aphididae).
Jin-Jun Wang and James H. Tsai . . . . 874

 

PHYSIOLOGY, BIOCHEMISTRY, AND TOXICOLOGY

Short-Term Cold Storage of House Fly (Diptera: Muscidae) Embryos: Survival and Quality of Subsequent Stages.
Roger A. Leopold . . . . 884
 

Effect of the Ectoparasite Necremnus breviramulus (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) and Its Venom on Natural and Factitious Hosts.
T. A. Coudron, M. M. Knop Wright, B. Puttler, S. L. Brandt, and W. C.Rice . . . .890

Effect of Limiting Concentrations of Growth Factors in Mass Rearing Diets for Ceratitis capitata Larvae (Diptera: Tephritidae).
Chiou Ling Chang, Rick Kurashima, and Christopher Albrecht . . . . 898
 

Development and Emergence of the Alfalfa Pollinator Megachile rotundata (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae).
W. P. Kemp and J. Bosch . . . . 904

  

Morphology, Histology, and Fine Structure

Bemisia argentifolii (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae)Colonization on Upland Cottons and Relationships to Leaf Morphology and Leaf Age.
Chang-Chi Chu, Thomas P. Freeman, James S. Buckner, Thomas J.Henneberry, Dennis R. Nelson, Gregory P. Walker, and Eric T. Natwick . . . . 912

Abdominal Modifications Occurring in Wasp Mimics of the Ctenuchine-Euchromiine Clade (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae).
S. J. Weller, R. B. Simmons, R. Boada, and W. E. Conner . . . . 920 

 

BEHAVIOR

Obligatory Mutualism Between Dalbulus quinquenotatus (Homoptera: Cicadellidae) and Attendant Ants.
Gustavo Moya-Raygoza and Lowell R. Nault . . . . 929
 

Reproductive Biology of Two Coelioxys Cleptoparasites in Relation to Their Megachile Hosts (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae).
Virginia L. Scott, Scott T. Kelley, and Karen Strickler . . . . 941
 

Post-Teneral Protein Feeding Improves Sexual Competitiveness But Reduces Longevity of Mass-Reared Sterile Male Mediterranean Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae).
Roy Kaspi and Boaz Yuval . . . . 949
 

Auditory Sensitivity and Diel Flight Activity In Neotropical Lepidoptera.
James H. Fullard, L. Daniel Otero, Andres Orellana, and Annemarie Surlykke . . . . 956

Behavior and Reproductive Status of Microsepsis armillata (Diptera: Sepsidae) Flies Away from Oviposition Sites.
William G. Eberhard . . . . 966

Mating Behavior and Evidence for Male-Produced Sex Pheromones in Leptoglossus clypealis (Heteroptera: Coreidae).
Qiao Wang and Jocelyn G. Millar . . . . 972