Submitted to: Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: September 12, 2008
Publication Date: November 20, 2008
Citation: Henry, T.J., Wheeler, Jr.,, A.G. 2008. John D. Lattin: Festschrift for an eminent and a passionate heteropterist, with a list of his publications. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 110:825-832.
Dr. John D. (“Jack”) Lattin, Professor Emeritus at Oregon State University, Corvallis, is recognized on the occasion of his 80th birthday for his many contributions to the knowledge of true bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera). This paper provides an introduction to a special tribute volume to appear in the October 2008 issue of the Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. This “Festschrift” includes 23 contributed papers from friends, colleagues, past students, and Dr. Lattin’s wife. Also included is a complete list of his more than 140 publications.