Reinecke (John) collection
Mississippi State University Libraries
Item TypeFinding Aid
MSS. 615. 1903-1987. 4 cubic feet. The collection consists of copies of entomological articles collected by Dr. Reinecke,a former adjunct professor of entomology at MSU, focusing on the boll weevil and pink boll-worm but also including other insects such as the sugar-cane borer and the tobacco budworm, their physiology, life-cycles, control, and rearing in the laboratory. The articles are drawn from a variety of scientific journals and other publications, mostly from the 1960s to the 1980s.