Researcher ORCID Identifier
Nathan Mercer: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8883-3634
John J. Obrycki: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5575-4991
Dataset Creation Date
University of Kentucky Libraries
Compared larval development, survival, and adult size of six lady beetle species on a diet of aphids or moth eggs
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
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Microsoft Excel Worksheet (.xlsx)
Coccinella septempunctata was collected from Fayette County (Co.), Kentucky and Douglas Co., Kansas.
Coleomegilla maculata were collected from Cortland Co., New York and Fayette Co., Kentucky.
Cycloneda munda, Harmonia axyridis, and Hippodamia convergens were collected from Douglas Co., Kansas.
Propylea quatuordecimpunctata were collected from Cortland Co. and Onondaga Co., New York.
This research was supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Hatch project accession number 1008480.
Mercer, Nathan and Obrycki, John J., "Impacts of Larval Diet on Pre-Imaginal Development, Survival and Adult Size of Six Species of Coccinellidae" (2020). Lady Beetle Research Data. 7.