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Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States

Theodosius Grigorievich Dobzhansky

Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States

by Theodosius Grigorievich Dobzhansky

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Published by The Smithsonian institution in City of Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Hyperaspis -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement(with 6 plates) by Th. Dobzhansky.
      SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections,, v. 101, no. 6
      ContributionsSmithsonian Institution. Thomas Lincoln Casey fund.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL11 .S7 vol. 101, no. 6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., 94 p.
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6444340M
      LC Control Number42037639

      That’s a good thing. With names such as Dung Beetles, June Beetles, May Beetles and Rhinocerous Beetles, the native Scarab Beetles are often colorful and easy to identify. The picture shows a large green June Beetle in the Cotinis genus. A type of beetle commonly found in residential areas across the United States. Article Review of the tribe Hyperaspidini Mulsant (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) from Iran. all placed in a single genus Hyperaspis Chevrolat, list of ladybird beetles inhabiting the.

      Description (Back to Top). Carcinops pumilio is a holometabolous insect and thus undergoes complete metamorphosis (egg-larva-pupa-adult).Below are descriptions of the life stages of Carcinops pumilio.. Eggs: Eggs of Carcinops pumilio are elongate and ends taper and they have an overall white or cream color (see Achiano and Giliomee for images of eggs). Therefore consider the list below as a general indicator of the insects, bugs and spiders that may be found in a given state or province. There are a total of Oregon Insects ( Found) in the Insect Identification database. Entries are listed below in alphabetical order (A-to-Z). You can always go back to the Insects by State Listing.

      Detriments of beetles. A small percentage of beetles can be said to be harmful to products of humans. Some bark beetles kill thousands of trees in western forests each year. Agriculture in the United States is in constant threat of serious beetle pests, the prime examples being the Cotton Boll Weevil and the various species of Rootworms. In some parts of the United States, darkling beetles are often referred to as ‘stink bugs'. Müllerian mimicry, by the way of body silhouette, has been reported among certain genera that do exhibit defensive posturing and defense compounds to afford more comprehensive protection against predators (Doyen and Somerby ).


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Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States by Theodosius Grigorievich Dobzhansky Download PDF EPUB FB2

Beetles of the Genus Hyperaspis Inhabiting the United States [DOBZHANSKY, T.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Beetles of the Genus Hyperaspis Inhabiting the United StatesAuthor: T.

DOBZHANSKY. Get this from a library. Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States. [Theodosius Dobzhansky; Smithsonian Institution.

Thomas Lincoln Casey fund.]. Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States By Theodosius Grigorievich Dobzhansky and Smithsonian Institution. Thomas Lincoln Casey fund.

Hyperaspis lady beetles are tiny black oval insects that have various red or orange spots on the wings and thorax. They are adapted to feeding on the egg masses of scale insects that lay their eggs in a dense, cottony mass (called the ovisac).

These lady beetles. Beetles of the genus hyperaspis inhabiting the United States: Beiträge zur Evolutionstheorie: Biological basis of human freedom: De biologische en culturele evolutie van de mens: The biology of ultimate concern: The collected papers of Charles Darwin: Contributions to the genetics, taxonomy and ecology of Drosophila pseudoobscura, and its.

This is a list of species in the genus Hyperaspis. Hyperaspis species. Hyperaspis aemulator Casey, ; Hyperaspis albicollis Gorham, ; Hyperaspis annexa LeConte, ; Hyperaspis arizonica Dobzhansky, ; Hyperaspis bensonica Casey, ; Hyperaspis bigeminata (Randall, ) (bigeminy lady beetle); Hyperaspis binaria Casey, ; Hyperaspis binotata (Say, ).

The Book of Beetles celebrates the beauty and diversity of this marvelous insect. Six hundred significant beetle species are covered, with each entry featuring a distribution map, basic biology, conservation status, and information on cultural and economic significance/5(82).

A revision of the genus Anisostena Weise (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Hispinae). First North American records of the East Palearctic seed beetle Bruchidius terrenus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae) A revision of the subfamily Criocerinae (Chrysomelidae) of North America north of Mexico.

About 2, leaf beetles are munching away at North American plants. The adult leaf beetles tend to be small to medium in size and can be quite colorful. Though adults generally eat either foliage or flowers, leaf beetle larvae may be leaf miners, root feeders, stem borers, or even seed eaters, depending on the species.

The emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) was introduced into North America sometime in the s. It was first reported killing ash (genus Fraxinus) trees in the Detroit and Windsor areas in Since then, infestations have been found. Dobzhansky, T. Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States.

Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, (6): Gordon, R.D. The Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) of America north of Mexico. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 93(1): [4] + pp.

Beetles are unique in every insect way and appropriately diverse, coming in many varied shapes, forms and colors and each can be found in equally diverse environments suiting their particular lifestyles and food requirements. There are a total of North American Beetles in the Insect Identification database.

Entries are listed below in. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal ical classification: Genus.

The genus Cotinis Burmeister in the eastern United States, with description of a new species from the Florida Keys A monograph of the genus Polyphylla Harris in America north of Mexico.

The New World species of Ataenius Harold, Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States (City of Washington, The Smithsonian institution, ), by Theodosius Grigorievich Dobzhansky and Smithsonian Institution. Thomas Lincoln Casey fund (page images at HathiTrust).

Dobzhansky, T. The North American beetles of the genus Coccinella. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 80(4): 1– Dobzhansky, T. Geographical variation in ladybeetles. The American Naturalist 97– Dobzhansky, T. Beetles of the genus Hyperaspis inhabiting the United States. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, (6): The order Coleoptera consists of the beetles and is the largest order of insects, representing about 40 percent of the known insect the more thanspecies of Coleoptera are many of the largest and most-conspicuous insects, some of which also have brilliant metallic colours, showy patterns, or striking forms.

HYPERASPIS BRUNNESCENSDOBZHANSKY (COLEOPTERA: COCCINELLIDAE) NEWLY RECORDED IN CANADA FROM SCATARIE ISLAND, NOVA SCOTIA Christopher Majka,2 Kathleen R. Aikens,3 A.

Andrew MacDonald, 3 Sheena M. Townsend,3 and David B. McCorquodale2 ABSTRACT: Hyperaspis brunnescensDobzhansky is newly recorded in Canada and eastern North America from a. Nicrophorus orbicollis is a nearctic burying beetle first described by Thomas Say in It is a member of the genus Nicrophorus or sexton beetles, comprising the most common beetles in the family Silphidae.

This species is a decomposer feeding on carcasses of small dead : Silphidae. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal ical classification: Species.

There are two species of turpentine beetles inhabiting North America. The adult red turpentine beetle is reddish brown in color and has the broadest host range occurring throughout the United States except in the southeastern and Gulf states (Cranshaw, ). Both the mealybug and lady beetle are considered adventive in the BVI.

Diagnoses and illustrations of both species are provided to facilitate their recognition. Hyperaspis sanctaeritae Dobzhansky,described from Arizona, USA, is proposed (by N.J.V.) as a junior synonym of H.

scutifera (Mulsant ).Cited by: 1. The beetles are often attractive animals and have some interesting features and behaviour. This article describes forty facts about the Hercules beetle that lives in tropical parts of the world and the western and eastern Hercules beetles of the United States.

The three insects belong to the genus Dynastes and the family s: