There are 32 species of aphids (comprising 15 genera), 6 of psyllids (comprising 5 genera) and 8 of whiteflies (comprising 6 genera) listed along with hosts on which, where and when they were collected in Arizona from 1953 to 1958. Occasional notes and comments are included as to their habits and abundance and as to other observations, such as parasitization. The aphid records indicate that Myzus persicae (green peach aphid) was the most polyphagous species of the aphids.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: February 1, 1959
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Journal of Economic Entomology is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December. The journal publishes articles on the economic significance of insects and is divided into the following sections: apiculture & social insects; arthropods in relation to plant disease; forum; insecticide resistance and resistance management; ecotoxicology; biological and microbial control; ecology and behavior; sampling and biostatistics; household and structural insects; medical entomology; molecular entomology; veterinary entomology; forest entomology; horticultural entomology; field and forage crops, and small grains; stored-product; commodity treatment and quarantine entomology; and plant resistance. In addition to research papers, Journal of Economic Entomology publishes Letters to the Editor, interpretive articles in a Forum section, Short Communications, Rapid Communications, and Book Reviews.