Rodríguez, W.D., Navarrete-Heredia, J.L., Vásquez-Bolaños, M., Rodríguez Macías, R., Briceño-Félix, G.A., Coronado-Blanco, J.M., & Ruíz Cancino, E. 2019 Insects associated with the genus Agave spp. (Asparagaceae) in Mexico. Zootaxa 4612(4): 451–493


  • biology
  • distribution
  • host
  • list
  • natural enemies
  • Notes: We present a synthesis of the insects reported associated with plants of the genus Agave L. (Asparagaceae) in Mexico, through a detailed review of published records. This work includes two checklists: the first include the species of insects collected in Agave, name of their hosts, their geographical distribution, notes on their biology and, references. Natural enemies of the insects associated with agaves are included in the second checklist with their geographical distribution, insect species host and, references.