University of Florida

Mikania: Publications

  • Journal articles

    Diaz, R., S. Romero, A. Roda, C. Mannion and W. A. Overholt. 2015. Functional biodiversity of native arthropods associated with Mikania spp. and Chromolaena odorata (Asteraceae: Eupatorieae) in Florida. Florida Entomologist 98: 389-393.

    Davis, D., R. Diaz, and W. A. Overholt. 2013. Systematics and biology of Cremastobombycia chromolaenae, new species (Gracillariidae), a natural enemy of Chromolaena odorata (L.) King and H. Robinson (Asteraceae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 67: 35-41.

    Manrique, V. R. Diaz, J. P. Cuda, and W. A. Overholt. 2011. Suitability of a New Invader as a Target for Biological Control in Florida Invasive Plant Science and Management. Invasive Plant Science and Management 4: 1-10.

    Extension publications

    Diaz, R., E. Tapia, V. Manrique, W. Overholt and D. Davis. 2014. Aster leafminer moth Leucospilapteryx venustella (Clemens) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). University of Florida/Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. EDIS publication EENY585. Available at:

    Moscoso, S. D, R. Diaz, and W. A. Overholt. 2013. Scarlet-bodied wasp moth, Cosmosoma myrodora (Dyar) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Publication EENT-557.