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- Bredeson, Michael M.; Lundgren, Jonathan G.
- Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 2015 v.88 no.3 pp. 305-315
- Araneae; Coleoptera; Diptera; Helianthus annuus; Hemiptera; Hymenoptera; climate change; community structure; insects; leaves; morphospecies; oilseed crops; pesticides; soil arthropods; species diversity; surveys; wildlife management; Great Plains region; South Dakota
- ... The long coevolutionary history between sunflowers (Helianthus annuus, Asterales: Asteraceae) and arthropods in the northern Great Plains has resulted in a commonly grown oilseed crop that harbors a large diversity of insects. A bioinventory of foliar and subterranean arthropods was performed in 22 sunflower fields over a period of three site years in central and eastern South Dakota. Overall, 467 ...