This work was done in partial fulfillment of M.S. degree requirements at the University of Georgia. The senior author thanks the Department of Entomology and her Advisory Committee members, W.G. Hudson, B.R. Blaauw, and J.V. McHugh. The work was partially supported by a grant from the H.H. Ross Fund, a grant from the Georgia Peach Council, and by USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Hatch project GEO00886 (to JVM). We thank D. Horton who originally helped us to undertake this project. We also thank F.W. Shockley of the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), T.C. McElrath of the Illinois Natural History Survey Insect Collection (INHS-INHSIC), and P.E. Skelley and K. Schnepp of the Florida State Collection of Arthropods (FSCA) for providing authoritatively determined specimens.


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