Location: Systematic Entomology LaboratoryTitle: In memory of I. K. Lopatin Author
|Konstantinov, Alexander - Alex|
|Tishechkin, A. - Santa Barbara Museum Of Natural History|
|Moseyko, A. - Zoological Institute|
|Volkovitsh, M. - Russian Academy Of Sciences|
|Korotyaev, B. - Russian Academy Of Sciences|
Submitted to: Entomological News
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: 4/28/2013
Publication Date: 7/15/2013
Citation: Konstantinov, A.S., Tishechkin, A.K., Moseyko, A.G., Volkovitsh, M.G., Korotyaev, B.A. 2013. In memory of I. K. Lopatin. Entomological News. 92(1):180-218.
Interpretive Summary: Leaf beetles are among the most important insects affecting U.S. agriculture. Many are serious pests and feed on crops destroying valuable plants costing millions of dollars annually. Others are important biological control agents that can be used to destroy unwanted and invasive weeds. This publication describes life and works of one of the most prominent leaf beetle systematist, I. K. Lopatin, who died on June 15 2012. Complete list of his publications is provided along with list of taxa that he described and taxa that were named after him.
Technical Abstract: Life and works of one of the most prominent leaf beetle systematist, I. K. Lopatin, is described. Complete list of his publications is provided along with list of taxa that he described and taxa that were named after him.