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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Lodewyk P S. Kuenen (Bas)

Research Entomologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Flying slower: Floor pattern object size affects orthokinetic responses during moth flight to sex pheromone - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuenen, L.P., Gilbert, C., Siegel, J.P. 2014. Flying slower: Floor pattern object size affects orthokinetic responses during moth flight to sex pheromone. Journal of Insect Behavior. DOI: 10.1007/s10905-014-9450-8.
Flying faster: Flight height affects orthokinetic responses during moth flight to sex pheromone - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuenen, L.P. 2013. Flying faster: Flight height affects orthokinetic responses during moth flight to sex pheromone. Journal of Insect Behavior. 26(1)57-68.
Effect of mating disruption and lure load on the number of Plodia interpunctella males captured in pheromone traps - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burks, C.S., Kuenen, L.P. 2012. Effect of mating disruption and lure load on the number of Plodia interpunctella males captured in pheromone traps. Journal of Stored Products Research. 49:189-195.
Monitoring Indianmeal moth in the presence of mating disruption - (Proceedings)
Burks, C.S., Kuenen, L.P. 2011. Monitoring Indianmeal moth in the presence of mating disruption. International Conference on Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emissions Reductions, October 30 - November 1, 2012, San Diego, California. 59:1-3.
Variable development rate and survival of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella, Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on pistachios - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Siegel, J.P., Kuenen, L.P. 2011. Variable development rate and survival of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella, Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on pistachios. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104(2):532-539.
Variable development rate and survival of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella, Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on pistachio - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Siegel, J.P., Kuenen, L.P. 2011. Variable development rate and survival of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella, Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on pistachio. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104(2):532-539.
Attractiveness of a Four-Component Pheromone Blend to Male Navel Orangeworm Moths - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kanno, H., Kuenen, L.P., Klingler, K.A., Millar, J.G., Carde, R.T. 2010. Attractiveness of a Four-Component Pheromone Blend to Male Navel Orangeworm Moths. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 36:584-591.
Field Performance and Fitness of an Olive Fruit Fly Parasitoid, Psyttalia humilis (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) mass reared on irradiated Medfly - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yokoyama, V.Y., Caceres, C.E., Kuenen, L.P., Wang, X., Rendon, P.A., Johnson, M.W., Daane, K.M. 2010. Field Performance and Fitness of an Olive Fruit Fly Parasitoid, Psyttalia humilis (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) mass reared on irradiated Medfly. Journal of Biological Control. 54:90-99.
Pheromone traps for monitoring Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in the presence of mating disruption Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Burks, C.S., Brandl, D.G., Kuenen, L.P., Reyes, C.C., Fisher, J.M. 2010. Pheromone traps for monitoring Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in the presence of mating disruption. Stored Products Protection International Working Conference Proceedings. In: Carvalho, M. O., Fields, P. G., Adler, C. S., Arthur, F. H., Athanassiou, C. G., Cambell, J. F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P. W., Hodges, R. J., Isikber, A. A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K. K., Thorpe, G., Timlick, B. H., Trematerra, P. & White, N. D. G., eds. 10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 2010 Estoril, Portugal. Julius Kühn-Institut, Berlin. 79-84.
Variable development rate and survival of navel orangeworm (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on wheat bran diet and almonds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Siegel, J.P., Kuenen, L.P., Ledbetter, C.A. 2010. Variable development rate and survival of navel orangeworm (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on wheat bran diet and almonds. Journal of Economic Entomology. 103(4):1250-1257.
Identification of Critical Secondary Components of the Sex Pheromone of the Navel Orangeworm (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuenen, L.P., Millar, J.G., Mcelfresh, S.J. 2010. Identification of Critical Secondary Components of the Sex Pheromone of the Navel Orangeworm (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 103(2):314-330.
Protracted Emergence of Overwintering Amyelois Transitella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from Pistachios and Almonds in California - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuenen, L.P., Siegel, J.P. 2010. Protracted Emergence of Overwintering Amyelois Transitella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from Pistachios and Almonds in California. Environmental Entomology. 39(4):1059-1067.
Spring emergence pattern of navel orangeworm from pistachio and almond mummies - (Proceedings)
Kuenen, L.P., Siegel, J.P. 2009. Spring emergence pattern of navel orangeworm from pistachio and almond mummies. International Conference on Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emissions Reductions, November 10-13, 2009, San Diego, California. 90: 1-4.
Monitoring Amyelois transitella Males and Females with Phenyl Propionate Traps in Almonds and Pistachios - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burks, C.S., Higbee, B.S., Kuenen, L.P., Brandl, D.G. 2009. Monitoring Amyelois transitella Males and Females with Phenyl Propionate Traps in Almonds and Pistachios. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 133(3):283-291.
Large panel trap provides high efficiency and large capacity for moth field research - (Abstract Only) - (15-Feb-08)
Multimodal integration: Visual cues helps odor-seeking fruit flies Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, G., Kuenen, L.P. 2008. Multimodal integration: Visual cues helps odor-seeking fruit flies. Current Biology. 18(7):295-297.
Bait formulations and longevity of navel orangeworm egg traps tested - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuenen, L.P., Bentley, W., Rowe, H., Ribeiro, B. 2008. Bait formulations and longevity of navel orangeworm egg traps tested. California Agriculture. 62(1):36-39.
Postharvest survival of navel orangeworm assessed in pistachios - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Siegel, J.P., Kuenen, L.P., Higbee, B.S. 2008. Postharvest survival of navel orangeworm assessed in pistachios. California Agriculture. 62(1):30-35.
Determination of the development rate of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella)in pistachios and assessment of population structure and winter mortality - (Trade Journal)
Siegel, J.P., Kuenen, L.P., Higbee, B.S., Bettiga, J. 2007. Determination of the development rate of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella)in pistachios and assessment of population structure and winter mortality. California Pistachio Commission Production Research Report. p.37-44.
Use of nematodes and insecticides for postharvest control of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella) - (Trade Journal)
Siegel, J.P., Kuenen, L.P., Higbee, B.S., Bettiga, J. 2007. Use of nematodes and insecticides for postharvest control of navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella). California Pistachio Commission Production Research Report. p.193-198.
Cowpea Weevil (Callosobruchus Maculatus) Flights to a Point Source of Female Sex Pheromone: Analyses of Flight Tracks at Three Wind Speeds. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuenen, L.P., Rowe, H.C. 2006. Cowpea weevil (callosobruchus maculatus) flights to a point source of female sex pheromone: analyses of flight tracks at three wind speeds. Physiological Entomology. 31:103-109.
Navel Orangeworm Abundance and Damage in Pistachios - (Trade Journal)
Burks, C.S., Higbee, B., Kents, D., Bentley, W., Kuenen, L.P. 2005. Navel orangeworm abundance and damage in pistachios. California Pistachio Commission Production Research Report.143-153.
Modifications for Trap Assembly of Pherocon 1c Traps Speed Trap Liner Changes and Reduce in-Field Preparation Time - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuenen, L.P., Brandl, D.G., Rice, R.E. 2005. Modifications for trap assembly of pherocon 1c traps speed trap liner changes and reduce in-field preparation time. The Canadian Entomologist. 137(1):117-119.
Mating Disruption for Suppression of Navel Orangeworm Damage in Almonds - (Proceedings)
Burks, C.S., Higbee, B., Daane, K., Bentley, W., Kuenen, L.P. 2004. Mating disruption for suppression of navel orangeworm damage in almonds. Proceedings of the 32nd Almond Industry Conference, December 1-2, 2004, Modesto, California. p. 1-10.
Chemical Attractants for Navel Orangeworm - (Trade Journal)
Kuenen, L.P. 2004. Chemical attractants for navel orangeworm. California Pistachio Commission Production Research Reports. 1-11.
Field and Laboratory Studies to Improve Pheromone of Navel Orangeworm - (Trade Journal)
Millar, J.G., Kuenen, L.P. 2004. Field and laboratory studies to improve pheromone of navel orangeworm. California Pistachio Commission Production Research Reports. 136-160.
Season-Long Monitoring of Navel Orangeworm with Female Sex Pheromone and Egg Traps - (Abstract Only)
Kuenen, L.P., Rowe, H.C. 2003. Season-long monitoring of navel orangeworm with female sex pheromone and egg traps. Proceedings of International Research Conference on Methyl Bromide Alternatives. November 3-6, 2003, San Diego, California. Paper No. 78.
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