Dendroctonus ponderosae Hopkins, 1902c — Literature

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  • Alfaro, R., R. Campbell, P. Vera, B. Hawkes, T. Shore. 2004. Dendroecological reconstruction of mountain pine beetle outbreaks in the Chilcotin Plateau of British Columbia. Mountain Pine Beetle Symposium: Challenges and Solutions: 245-256. Accessed July 03, 2011 at
  • Alonso-Zarazaga M.A. & Lyal C.H.C. (authors), Sánchez-Ruiz M. (technical editor) (2015). WTaxa: Electronic Catalogue of Weevil names (Curculionoidea) (version May 2010). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 26th August 2015 (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Kunze T., Flann C., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
  • Eaton, C. 1941. Influence of the mountain pine beetle on the composition of mixed pole stands of ponderosa pine and white fir. Journal of Forestry, 39/8: 710-714.
  • Hopkins. 1902c. In: Bull.Div.Ent.U.S.D.A.(N.S.),32
  • Kurz, W., C. Dymond, G. Stinson, G. Rampley, E. Neilson, A. Carroll, T. Ebata, L. Safranyik. 2008. Mountain pine beetle and forest carbon feedback to climate change. Nature, 452: 987-990.
  • Leatherman, D., T. Mehall, I. Aguayo. 2007. "Mountain Pine Beetle" (On-line). Colorado State University - Extension. Accessed July 03, 2011 at
  • Logan, J., J. Powell. 2001. Ghost forests, global warming, and the mountain pine beetle (Coleoptera: Scolytidae). American Entomologist, 47:3: 160-172.
  • Lynch, H., R. Renkin, R. Crabtree, P. Moorcroft. 2006. The influence of previous mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae) activity on the 1988 Yellowstone fires. Ecosystems, 9/8: 1318-1327.
  • Mock, K., E. O'Neill, J. Chong, J. Orwin, M. Pfrender. 2007. Landscape-scale genetic variation in a forest outbreak species, the mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae). Molecular Ecology, 16/3: 553-568.
  • Poole, Robert W., and Patricia Gentili, eds. 1996. Coleoptera. Nomina Insecta Nearctica: A Check List of the Insects of North America, vol. 1: Coleoptera, Strepsiptera. 14-820
  • Pureswaran, D., R. Gries, J. Borden, H. Pierce, Jr.. 2000. Dynamics of pheromone production and communication in the mountain pine beetle, Dendroctonus ponderosae Hopkins, and the pine engraver, Ips pini (Say) (Coleoptera: Scolytidae). Chemoecology, 10/4: 153-168.
  • Reid, M., O. Baruch. 2010. Mutual mate choice by mountain pine beetles: size-dependence but not size-assortative mating. Ecological Entomology, 35:1: 69-76.
  • Safranyik, L. 2001. Seasonality in the mountain pine beetle: causes and effects on abundance. Boreal Odyssey, NOR-X-381: 150-151.
  • Stone, W., M. Wolfe. 1996. Response of understory vegetation to variable tree mortality following a mountain pine beetle epidemic in lodgepole pine stands in northern Utah. Vegetatio, 122: 1-12.
  • Type: Hopkins. 1902. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Division of Entomology, new series, Bulletin. 32: 10.
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture: Forest Service. Mountain pine beetle dynamics in lodgepole pine forests - Part I: Course of an infestation. INT-89. Ogden, Utah: US Government Printing Office. 1980. Accessed July 03, 2011 at
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture: Forest Service. Mountain pine beetle. Forest Insect & Disease Leaflet 2. Portland, Oregon: USDA Forest Service. 2009. Accessed July 03, 2011 at


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