Ed Riley hiking in the mountains
of southern Tamaulipas, Mexico, July 1993. |
Ed Riley is the Assistant Curator
(Collections Manager) of the Texas A&M University Insect
Collection and maintains a general interest in development and
maintenance of entomological collections. He is primarily an
avocational scarabologist with an interest in the systematics
of Phyllophaga and closely related genera. Aside from
tracking down the remaining "rare" and unusual Phyllophaga,
he is compiling a literature-based checklist of Texas Coleoptera.
He's been known to work on chrysomelids.
Department of Entomology
Texas A&M University
College Station, Texas 77843-2475
TEL: (409) 845-9711
Riley, E. G. and C. S. Wolfe. 1995 (1997). A review of the Phyllophaga
ignava species group with descriptions of two new species
from Texas (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae, Melolonthinae). Journal
of the New York Entomological Society 103:421-434.
Riley, E. G. 1988. The Phyllophaga of Louisiana (Coleoptera:
Scarabaeidae). Unpublished thesis, Louisiana State University.
xiv + 436 pp.