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Herbivorous insects and climate change: potential changes in the spatial distribution of forest defoliator outbreaks

Year Published

1996

Publication

In: Hom, John; Birdsey, Richard; O'Brian, Kelly, eds. Proceedings 1995 meeting of the northern global change program; Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-214. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: 216.

Abstract

The geographical ranges and spatial extent of outbreaks of herbivorous insect species are likely to shift with climatic change.

Citation

Williams, David W.; Liebhold, Andrew M. 1996. Herbivorous insects and climate change: potential changes in the spatial distribution of forest defoliator outbreaks. In: Hom, John; Birdsey, Richard; O''Brian, Kelly, eds. Proceedings 1995 meeting of the northern global change program; Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-214. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: 216.
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