Biology host specificity and descriptions of the immature stages of lipostemmata major and lipostemmata humeralis hemiptera heteroptera lygaeidae
Baranowski, R.M.; Bennett, F.D.
Florida Entomologist 62(4): 383-389
ISSN/ISBN: 0015-4040 Accession: 004839488
L. humeralis Berg and L. major Ashlock are recorded from Trinidad. Screening tests indicate that both are restricted to the aquatic fern Salvinia auriculata Aubl. Immature stages are described and the 5th instar of L. major is illustrated.