Authors

Content

  • Sarah M. Smith, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Roger A. Beaver, Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Anthony I. Cognato, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Jiri Hulcr, School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Images

  • Rachel K. Osborn, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Anthony I. Cognato, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Sarah M. Smith, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Sudhir Singh, Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, India
  • Ching-Shan Lin, Department of Entomology, National Taiwan University (p92632001@ntu.edu.tw)
  • You Li, School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of Florida (yourreason@hotmail.com)

Website

  • Amanda J. Redford, USDA APHIS PPQ ITP, Fort Collins, Colorado

For questions about content, please contact Sarah M. Smith (smith462@msu.edu), Anthony I. Cognato (cognato@msu.edu), or Roger A. Beaver (rogerbeaver6@gmail.com). For questions about website accessibility or functionality, please contact ITP (itp@usda.gov).

Acknowledgments

We thank Hong Thai Pham and Tuấn Anh Hoàng (Vietnam National Museum of Nature) for their invaluable field research assistance and the Hong Kong Agriculture, Fisheries, and Conservation Department for supporting the field collection of specimens from Hong Kong.

We thank the following collections and curators for the loan of specimens used to create the tool: Bernice P. Bishop Museum (Jim Boone), Florida State Collection of Arthropods (Kyle Schnepp), Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Brussels, Belgium (Pol Limbourg), Museo Civico di Storia Naturale "Giacomo Doria" (Roberto Poggi, Maria Tavano), Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Science (David Szymroszczyk), Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (Joachim Willers), Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle (Hélène Perrin), Natural History Museum, London (Max Barclay) National Institute for Agro-Enviromental Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan (Hiraku Yoshitake) National Museum of Natural History (Lourdes Chamorro, Gino Nearns), Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien (Harald Schillhammer), Robert J. Rabaglia, private collection (Robert J. Rabaglia), Senckenberg Deutsches Entomologisches Institut (Lutz Behne), Swedish Museum of Natural History (Johannes Bergsten), Universität Hamburg - Zoological Museum (Martin Husemann, Thure Dalsgaard), Zoological Museum, Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences (David Schimrosczyk), and Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig (Dirk Ahrens).

We thank our colleagues for their generous support and specimens crucial to this project: You Li, Andrew Johnson, Craig Bateman, James Skelton, and Demian Gomez (University of Florida), Ching-Shan Lin (National Taiwan University), Wisut Sittichaya (Prince of Songkla University), Hisashi Kajimura (Nagoya University), Sangwook Park (Research Institute of Forest Insect Diversity), Thomas Atkinson (University of Texas, Austin), Alexander Petrov (Institute of Forest Science, Russian Academy of Science), Michail Mandelshtam (Saint Petersburg State University), L.-Y. Liu (National Ping Tung University), and Lei Gao (Shanghai Academy of Landscape Architecture Science and Planning).

We thank the ITP team for their support and guidance: Terrence Walters, Deena Walters, Julia Scher.

We thank the beta testers for their helpful comments and suggestions: Bjarte Jordal, Miloš Knížek, You Li, Robert Rabaglia, and Tyler Fox.

Funding sources

This project was supported by: USDA-APHIS Cooperative Agreement Award (16-8130-0666-CA) to AIC, USDA Farm Bill (Section 100007) to JH, NSF-PEET (DEB-0328920) to AIC, NSF DEB1256663 to AIC and DEB1256968 and DEB 1556283 to JH, the USDA Forest Service Early Detection Rapid Response program cooperative agreement (11-DG-11420004-257) to AIC, and the Ernst Mayr Travel Grant in Animal Systematics (Harvard University) to AIC.