Annals - Volume 93, Number 2 March 2000

Annals of the Entomological Society of America,Volume 93, Number 2March 2000



Identification of African-Derived Bees in the Americas: A Survey of Methods. 
Walter S. Sheppard and Deborah R. Smith . . . 159 




Revision of the Genus Lobogonius (Hemiptera: Coreidae: Coreinae: Colpurini). 
Harry Brailovsky . . . 177 


Synopsis of the New World Nemapalpus (Diptera, Psychodidae, Bruchomyiinae) with Description of Four New Species. 
L. W. Quate and J. B. Alexander . . . 185 


Redescription of the Male of Coenaletes caribaeus (Collembola: Coenaletidae) Associated with Hermit Crabs (Decapoda: Coenobitidae). 
Jose G. Palacios-Vargas, Leopoldo Q. Cutz, and Carmen Maldonado . . . 194


Genera and Allometry in the Stag Beetle Family Lucanidae, Coleoptera
Kazuo Kawano . . . 198


Toxoneuron (Hymenoptera: Braconidae): Designation of a Neotype for Its Type Species, T. viator, and Discovery of a Possible Senior Synonym of its Best Known Species, T. nigriceps
I. Mercado and R. A. Wharton . . . 208 


Ecology and Population Biology 


Interaction Between the Larval Endoparasitoid Campoletis sonorensis (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) and Its Host the Tobacco Budworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). 
Jing Sheng Hu and S. Bradleigh Vinson . . . 220 


Biology and Larval Feeding Habits of Coexisting Hydroptilidae (Trichoptera) from a Small Woodland Stream in Northeastern Ohio. 
J. B. Keiper and B. A. Foote . . . 225 


Dung Beetle Geographic Diversity Variation Along a Western Iberian Latitudinal Transect (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). 
J. Hortal-Munoz, Fermin Martin-Piera, and Jorge M. Lobo . . . 235 


Biology and Energetics of Tropisternus lateralis nimbatus (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) in a Playa on the Southern High Plains of Texas. 
R. E. Cook and J. H. Kennedy . . . 244 


Arthropod Biology 


Imaginal Feeding of Twelve Nemouroidean Stonefly Species (Insecta, Plecoptera). 
Jose Manuel Tierno de Figueroa and Antonino Sanchez-Ortega . . . 251 


Nest Selection, Usurpation, and a Function for the Nest Entrance Plug of Centris bicornuta (Hymenoptera: Apidae). 
S. Bradleigh Vinson and Gordon W. Frankie . . . 254


Development and Reproduction of the Psocid Liposcelis bostrychophila (Psocoptera: Liposcelididae) as a Function of Temperature
Jin-Jun Wang, James H. Tsai, Zhi-Mo Zhao, and Lung-Shu Li . . . 261 


Arthropods in Relation to Plant Diseases 


Influence of Aster Yellows Phytoplasma on the Fitness of Aster Leafhopper (Homoptera: Cicadellidae). 
L. Beanland, C. W. Hoy, S. A. Miller, and L. R. Nault . . . 271


Conservation Biology and Biodiversity 


Biodiversity and Rarity Of Phyllophaga (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in a Temperate Hardwood Forest. 
Marlin E. Rice and Edward G. Riley . . . 277 


Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology 


Nuclear and Cytoplasmic Changes in the Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) Alimentary Canal During Metamorphosis and Their Relationship to Programmed Cell Death. 
J. T. Nishiura and D. Smouse . . . 282 


Vitellogenin in Pupal Hemolymph of Diatraea grandiosella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). 
F. Zeng, S. Shu, S. B. Ramaswamy, and A. Srinivasan . . . 291


Effects of Queen Attractiveness to Workers on the Queen Nutritional Status and Egg Production in the Polygynous Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 
Y. P. Chen and S. B. Vinson . . . 295 


Morphology, Histology, and Fine Structure 


Comparative Anatomical and Histological Study of the Alimentary Canal of the Dendroctonus frontalis (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) Complex. 
Elba Diaz, Ramon Cisneros, and Gerardo Zuniga . . . 303 


Discovery of Mycangia and Mucus in Adult Female Xiphydriid Woodwasps (Hymenoptera: Xiphydriidae) in Japan. 
Hisashi Kajimura . . . 312 


Association of Mandible Shape and Nesting Material in Osmia Panzer (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae): A Morphometric Analysis. 
Neal M. Williams and Karen Goodell . . . 318 




Nesting Behavior of Oxybelus lamellatus Olivier (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae). 
J. Tormos, J. D. Asis, S. F. Gayubo, M. Portillo, and F. Torres . . . 326 


Proximate Constraints on Intruder Detection in the Dragonfly Perithemis tenera (Odonata: Libellulidae): Effects of Angle of Approach and Background. 
Paul V. Switzer and Perri K. Eason . . . 333 


Temperature-Dependent Parental Investment in the Giant Waterbug Belostoma flumineum (Heteroptera: Belostomatidae). 
S. L. Kight, M. Batino, and Z. Zhang . . . 340 


Possible Fisherian Changes in Female Mate-Choice Criteria in a Mass-Reared Strain of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae). 
R. D. Briceno and William G. Eberhard . . . 343 


Book Review 


The Isometopinae (Heteroptera: Miridae) of Africa, Europe and the Middle East By A. E. Akingbohungbe
Reviewed by Carl W. Schaefer . . . 346