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Title: A LUCID EXPERT SYSTEM FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF SCALE INSECT FAMILIES (HEMIPTERA; STERNORRHYNCHA; COCCOIDEA)

Author
item Miller, Douglass
item Rung, Alessandra
item Venable, George
item Gill, Ray

Submitted to: Meeting Abstract
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 3/22/2005
Publication Date: 3/22/2005
Citation: Miller, D.R., Rung, A., Venable, G.L., Gill, R.J. 2005. A lucid expert system for the identification of scale insect families (hemiptera; sternorrhyncha; coccoidea). Meeting Abstract. Harrisburg, PA: Eastern Branch, ESA. 1:30

Interpretive Summary: N/a

Technical Abstract: A lucid online expert system provides a key and a series of HTML pages that assist identifiers in determining unknown scale insects to family. Images of characters and a glossary greatly facilitate the process of making an identification.