Return to Texas Entomology - Compiled by Mike Quinn
Only three states (including Texas) have recorded more butterflies than the RGV
Aerial Photograph of Southern Hidalgo County
where most new U.S. records are recorded
For more information on the butterflies of this region,
see the NABA-South Texas website.
Similarly, the LRGV probably has the greatest concentration of “special” beetle species per unit area for anywhere in Texas.
Beetles of the Lower Rio Grande Valley
Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies) of the LRGV
The Lower Rio Grande Valley Biological Profile
Biology of the Rio Grande Border Region: A Bibliography
The South Texas Border, 1900-1920 Photographs from the Robert Runyon Collection (Library of Congress)
Rio Grande Valley - Handbook of Texas Online
La Sal del Rey - Handbook of Texas Online
Cartography of the Lower Rio Grande
02 Mar 2008 © Mike Quinn / firstname.lastname@example.org / Texas Entomology