Submitted to: American Entomologist
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: 6/17/2002
Publication Date: 7/15/2002
Citation: Norrbom, A.L. 2002. Richard H. Foote. American Entomologist. 48:124-126.
Technical Abstract: Richard H. Foote, a world renowned specialist on the taxonomy of fruit flies and a widely respected former leader of the Systematic Entomology Laboratory, ARS, USDA, ARS, USDA, died on February 9, 2002. A summary of his career and his most important contributions to entomological research and the field of information storage and retrieval are provided.