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Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods


Observations on Torvothrips kosztarabi (Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae) Inhabiting Coccoid Galls
By Michael Kosztarab
The Florida Entomologist, Vol. 65, No. 1 (Mar., 1982), pp. 159-164, 1982

Biological control of insect pests and weeds.
By DeBach, P. (Ed.)
Chapman and Hall, London. xxiv + 844 pp., 1964
DeBach, P. (Ed.) 1964. Biological control of insect pests and weeds. Chapman and Hall, London. xxiv + 844 pp.

Phylogenomics resolves the timing and pattern of insect evolution
By Bernhard Misof et al.
Science Vol. 346, 763, 2014
Bernhard Misof et al., Phylogenomics resolves the timing and pattern of insect evolution, Science 346, 763 (2014).

Re placement, Footnote 1 states, "The term 'insects' is used here in a broad sense and synonymous to Hexapoda (including the ancestrally wingless Protura, Collembola, and Diplura)".

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Descriptions and key for identification of larvae of Stelidota Erichson (Col.: Nitidulidae) found in America north of Mexico
By Peng C.R., Williams R.N., Galford J.R.
J. Kans. Ent. Soc. 63: 626-633, 1990

Hyperaspidius venustulus (Mulsant) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae): a rarely collected lady beetle associated with the mealybug.
By Wheeler Jr., A.G.
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 112(1): 149-154., 2010
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Wheeler Jr., A.G. 2010. Hyperaspidius venustulus (Mulsant) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae): a rarely collected lady beetle associated with the mealybug Dysmicoccus dennoi Kosztarab on big cordgrass, Spartina cynosuroides (Poaceae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 112(1): 149-154.

Fortuitous establishment of Rhyzobius lophanthae (Coccinellidae) in S TX on the Cycad Aulacaspis Scale, Aulacaspis yasumatsui
By Flores, D., and J. Carlson.
Southwestern Entomologist 34(4): 489-492., 2009
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Flores, D., and J. Carlson. 2009. Fortuitous establishment of Rhyzobius lophanthae (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) and Aphytis lingnanesis (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) in South Texas on the Cycad Aulacaspis Scale, Aulacaspis yasumatsui (Hemiptera: Diaspididae). Southwestern Entomologist 34(4): 489-492.

Axinotarsus pulicarius (F.) (Coleoptera: Melyridae: Malachiinae), a soft-winged flower beetle new to North America
By Hoebeke E.R., Wheeler A.G.
Zootaxa 3482: 82–87, 2012

The genus Stelidota Erichson in North America: a new species from Florida, new synonymy and lectotype designations...
By Ford E.J.
Col. Bull. 50: 149-153, 1996