Merope tuber (Mecoptera: Meropeidae) from the interior highlands of the United States
The distribution of Merope tuber in the Interior Highlands of the United States is presented showing this rarely collected species has a wider distribution than previously thought. Conservation organizations that list M. tuber as a species of concern, might wish to reconsider this classification until more thorough distributional surveys are conducted.
earwigfly, Interior Highlands, Merope tuber, Ozarks
Bowles, David E., and Robert W. Sites. "Merope tuber (Mecoptera: Meropeidae) from the interior highlands of the United States." Entomological News 123, no. 2 (2013): 155-160.