The Canadian Entomologist

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MITES ASSOCIATED WITH SOUTHERN PINE BARK BEETLES IN ALLEN PARISH, LOUISIANA

John C. Mosera1 and Lawrence M. Rotona1

a1 Southern Forest Experiment Station, USDA Forest Service, Pineville, Louisiana

Abstract

Ninety-six species of mites were associated with the southern pine beetle and allied scolytids in an outbreak area in Allen Parish, La. The complex was evaluated to ascertain which species may be of value as biological control agents.

(Received May 11 1971)