You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: A space-time odyssey: movement of gypsy moth and its pathogens
Author: Hajek, Ann E.; Tobin, Patrick C.
Source: In: McManus, Katherine A; Gottschalk, Kurt W., eds. Proceedings. 20th U.S. Department of Agriculture interagency research forum on invasive species 2009; 2009 January 13-16; Annapolis, MD. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-51. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 34.
Gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar (L.)) populations in the United States are constantly spreading to the west and south, although spread is slowed significantly due to the activity of the Slow the Spread Program (Tobin & Blackburn 2007). As gypsy moth spreads, newly established populations can increase quickly. We investigated the period of time required for the entomopathogens and parasitoids infecting gypsy moth to catch up with newly established gypsy moth populations.
View or Print this Publication (122 KB)
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
- This publication may be available in hard copy. Check the Northern Research Station web site to request a printed copy of this publication.
- Our on-line publications are scanned and captured using Adobe Acrobat. During the capture process some typographical errors may occur. Please contact Sharon Hobrla, email@example.com if you notice any errors which make this publication unusable.
Hajek Ann E.; Tobin, Patrick C. 2009. A space-time odyssey: movement of gypsy moth and its pathogens. In McManus, K.A.; Gottschalk K.W.; eds. Proceedings, 20th U.S. Department of Agriculture Interagency Research Forum on Invasive Species 2009; 2009 January 13-16; Annapolis, MD. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-51. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 33. Abstract.
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility