Submitted to: Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting North Central Branch
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 7/1/2003
Publication Date: 10/29/2003
Citation: Johnson, A.J., Shukle, R.H., Schemerhorn, B.J. 2003. Geographic distribution of hessian fly (diptera: cecidomyiidae) mitochondrial haplotypes in the united states. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting North Central Branch. National Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, Cincinnati, OH. Available: http://esa.confex.com/esa/2003/techprogram/paper_11083.htm
Technical Abstract: The Hessian fly is an introduced pest of wheat in the United States that has been studied without reference to its ancestry. We are examining relationships among populations in the United States and between these populations and the ancestral populations in the Old World to test hypotheses concerning ancestry and possible multiple introductions.