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Insects of bur oak acornsAuthor(s): Lester P. Gibson
Source: Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 64(1): 232-234.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionDuring 1961-1969, the insects found damaging acorns of bur oak, Quercus macrocarpa Michauxii, in their order of importance were the weevils: Curculio pardalis (Chittenden), C. strictus (Casey), C. sulcatulus (Casey), C. iowensis (Casey), C. proboscideus F., C. confusor (Hamilton), Conotrachelus naso LeConte, and C. posticatus Boheman; and the moth: Melissopus latiferreanus (Walsingham).
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CitationGibson, Lester P. 1971. Insects of bur oak acorns. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 64(1): 232-234.
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