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Saul-Gershenz, L., Grodsky, S. M., & Hernandez, R. R. (2020). Ecology of the Western Queen Butterfly Danaus gilippus thersippus (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts. Insects, 11(5), 315. doi:10.3390/insects11050315 https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11050315

The purpose of this study was to assess the ecological knowledge surrounding the western queen butterfly, Danaus gilippus thersippus (H. Bates). Specifically, our objectives were to synthesize existing data and knowledge on the ecology of the queen and use results of this assessment to inform the di…

Austin, George Traut

* July 10, 1943 – June 30, 2009 †

United States

Identified Nymphalidae and collected Nymphalidae

Identified Nymphalidae and collected Heteroceridae

Bohart, George Edward

* September 21, 1916 – July 13, 1998 †

United States

Identified Halictidae and collected Apidae

Daly, Howell

* October 30, 1933 – October 27, 2018 †

United States

Identified Apidae and collected Apidae

Identified Braconidae and collected Noctuidae

Leech, H. B.

* 1910 – 1990 †

Identified Dytiscidae and collected Carabidae

Polhemus, John T.

* September 11, 1929 – May 21, 2013 †

United States

Identified Saldidae and collected Veliidae

Ross, Edward Shearman

* September 01, 1915 – March 16, 2016 †

United States

Identified Oligotomidae and collected Formicidae