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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Nicole Benda
Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology
(This person is no longer with ARS)
Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Field distribution of Dasineura oxycoccana (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) adults, larvae, pupae, and parasitoids and evaluation of monitoring trap designs in Florida - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rhodes, E.M., Benda, N.D., Liburd, O.E. 2014. Field distribution of Dasineura oxycoccana (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) adults, larvae, pupae, and parasitoids and evaluation of monitoring trap designs in Florida. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107(1):310-318.
Seed treatment with live or dead Fusarium verticillioides equivalently reduces the severity of subsequent stalk rot - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Martins, V.F., Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Christensen, S.A., Sims, J.W., Benda, N.D., Swerbilow, J.C., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E. 2013. Seed treatment with live or dead Fusarium verticillioides equivalently reduces the severity of subsequent stalk rot. Journal of Phytopathology. 1-4.
Chemical signals from plants previously infected with root knot nematodes affect behavior of infective juvenile root knot nematodes - (Abstract Only) - (18-Jul-13)
Blueberry gall midge: A major insect pest of blueberries in the southeastern United States Reprint Icon - (Popular Publication)
Liburd, O.E., Sarzynski, E.M., Benda, N.D., Rhodes, E.M., Sampson, B.J. 2013. Blueberry gall midge: A major insect pest of blueberries in the southeastern United States. Extension Publications. University of Florida IFAS Extension ENY-825.
Kodamaea ohmeri (Ascomycota: Saccharomycotina) presence in commercial Bombus impatiens Cresson and feral Bombus pensylvanicus DeGeer (Hymenoptera: Apidae) colonies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Graham, J.R., Ellis, J.D., Benda, N.D., Kurtzman, C.P., Boucias, D.G. 2011. Kodamaea ohmeri (Ascomycota: Saccharomycotina) presence in commercial Bombus impatiens Cresson and feral Bombus pensylvanicus DeGeer (Hymenoptera: Apidae) colonies. Journal of Apicultural Research. 50(3):218-226.
Fruit abscission by Physalis species as defense against frugivory - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Benda, N.D., Brownie, C., Schal, C., Gould, F. 2009. Fruit abscission by Physalis species as defense against frugivory. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 130:21-27.
Multitrophic interactions between insects, fungi and plants: Using naturally produced chemicals to solve an invasive species problem - (Abstract Only) - (26-Apr-09)
Detection and characterization of kodamaea ohmeri associated with Small Hive Beetle Aethina tumida infesting honeybee hives - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Benda, N.D., Boucias, D., Torto, B., Teal, P.E. 2008. Detection and characterization of kodamaea ohmeri associated with small hive beetle Aethina tumida infesting honeybee hives. Journal of Apicultural Research. 47(3):194-201.
Fallen fruit as a putative alternative food source of the Small Hive Beetle - (Abstract Only) - (10-Jan-08)
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