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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: DEVELOPMENT OF BIOLOGICALLY-BASED STRATEGIES FOR MANAGING INSECT PESTS OF HORTICULTURAL CROPS Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Evaluation of airborne methyl salicylate for improved conservation biological control of two-spotted spider mites and hop aphid in Oregon hop yards - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woods, J., James, D., Lee, J.C., Gent, D.H. 2011. Evaluation of airborne methyl salicylate for improved conservation biological control of two-spotted spider mites and hop aphid in Oregon hop yards. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 55:401-416.
Biology of the invasive banded elm bark beetle, Scolytus schevyrewi Semenov (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), in the western United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J.C., Negron, J., Mcelwey, S., Williams, L., Witcosky, J., Popp, J., Seybold, S. 2011. Biology of the invasive banded elm bark beetle, Scolytus schevyrewi Semenov (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), in the western United States. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 104(4):705-717.
Diversity of rhizosphere associated entompathogenic fungi of perennial herbs, shrubs and coniferous trees - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fisher, J.J., Rehner, S.A., Bruck, D.J. 2011. Diversity of rhizosphere associated entompathogenic fungi of perennial herbs, shrubs and coniferous trees. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 106:289-295.
Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae): Invasive pest of ripening soft fruit expanding its geographic range and damage potential - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Walsh, D., Bolda, M., Goodhue, R., Dreves, A., Lee, J.C., Bruck, D.J., Walton, V.M., O'Neal, S.D., Zalom, F.G. 2011. Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae): Invasive pest of ripening soft fruit expanding its geographic range and damage potential. Integrated Pest Management. 106(2):289-295.
Current Recommendations for Managing Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD), Drosophila suzukii, in PNW Strawberries - (Other)
Dreves, A.J., Bruck, D.J., Tanigoshi, L.K., Gerdeman, B.S., Hollis Spitler, G., Defrancesco, J. 2010. Current recommendations for managing spotted wing drosophila (SWD), Drosophila suzukii, in PNW Strawberries. Spotted Wing Drosophila Web Site. Available: http://swd.hort.oregonstate.edu/files/webfm/editor/SWD_Strawberry_Management_Plan_7-18-2010.pdf
Leptographium tereforme sp. nov. and other Ophiostomatales isolated from the root-feeding bark beetle, Hylurgus ligniperda, in California - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, S., Harrington, T.C., Lee, J.C., Seybold, S.J. 2010. Leptographium tereforme sp. nov. and other Ophiostomatales isolated from the root-feeding bark beetle, Hylurgus ligniperda, in California. Mycologia. 103:152-163.
Semiochemical-MediatedFlight Strategies of Two Invasive Elm Bark Beetles: A Potential Factor in Competitive Displacement - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J.C., Hamud, S., Negron, J., Witcosky, J., Seybold, S. 2010. Semiochemical-mediated flight strategies of two invasive elm bark beetles: A potential factor in competitive displacement. Environmental Entomology. 39:642-652.
Effect of Methyl Salicylate-Based Lures on Beneficial and Pest Arthropods in Strawberry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J.C. 2010. Effect of methyl salicylate-based lures on beneficial and pest arthropods in strawberry. Environmental Entomology. 39:635-660.
Behavior of Over-wintering Filbertworm (Cydia latiferreana) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) Larvae and Their Control with Steinernema carpocapsae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chambers, U., Bruck, D.J., Olsen, J., Walton, V. 2010. Control of over-wintering filbertworm (Cydia latiferreana) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) larvae with Steinernema carpocapsae. Journal of Economic Entomology. 103(2):416-422.
Sugar in Moderation: Variable Sugar Diets Affect Short-Term Parasitoid Behavior - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lightle, D., Ambrosino, M., Lee, J.C. 2010. Sugar in moderation: variable sugar diets affect short-term parasitoid behavior. Physiological Entomology. 35:179-185.
Fungal Entomopathogens in the Rhizosphere - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J. 2009. Fungal entomopathogens in the rhizosphere. Biocontrol. 55(2):416-422.
Fungal Entomopathogens in the Rhizosphere - (Book / Chapter)
Bruck, D.J. 2009. Fungal Entomopathogens in the Rhizosphere. In: Roy, H.E., Vega, F.E., Chandler, E., Goettel, M.S., Pell, J.K., and Wajnberg, E. editors. The Ecology of Fungal Entomopathogens. Dordrecht, The Netherlands. Springer. 103-112.
Host Acceptance and Larval Competition between the Invasive Banded and European Elm Bark Beetles, Scolytus schevyrewi and S. multistriatus (Coleoptera: Scolytidae): Potential Mechanisms for Competitive Displacement - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J.C., Seybold, S.J. 2009. Host acceptance and larval competition between the invasive banded and European elm bark beetles, Scolytus schevyrewi and S. multistriatus (Coleoptera: Scolytidae):potential mechanisms for competitive displacement. Journal of Insect Behavior. Available: http://www.springerlink.com/content/wx128537661662pn/fulltext.pdf
Impact of Fungicides on Metarhizium anisopliae in the Rhizosphere, Bulk Soil and In Vitro     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J. 2009. Impact of fungicides on Metarhizium anisopliae in the rhizosphere, bulk soil and in vitro. Biocontrol. 54(4):597-606.
Co-occurence of Two Invasive Species: The Banded and European Elm Bark Beetles (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J.C., Aguayo, I., Aslin, R., Durham, G., Hamud, S., Moltzan, B., Munson, S., Negron, J., Peterson, T., Ragenovich, I., Witcosky, J., Seybold, S. 2009. Co-occurence of two invasive species: the banded and European elm bark beetles (Coleoptera: Scolytidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 102:426-436.
Book Review: Bioassays with Arthropods: 2nd Edition - (Other)
Bruck, D.J. 2009. Book Review: Bioassays with Arthropods: 2nd Edition. Journal of Economic Entomology. 102:466.
A Novel Gene Cluster Encoding an Insect Toxin in Plant-Associated Strains of Pseudomonas fluorescens - (Abstract Only)
Pechy-Tarr, M., Bruck, D.J., Maurhofer, M., Fischer, E., Vogne, C., Grunder, J., Loper, J.E., Keel, C. 2008. A novel gene cluster encoding an insect toxin in plant-associated strains of Pseudomonas fluorescens. Society for Invertebrate Pathology Annual Meeting.
Suitability of Pines and Other Conifers as Hosts for the Invasive Mediterranean Pine Engraver (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) in North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J.C., Flint, M., Seybold, S.J. 2008. Suitability of pines and other conifers as hosts for the invasive mediterranean pine engraver (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) in North America. Journal of Economic Entomology. 101(3):829-837.
Susceptibility of the Strawberry Crown Moth Synanthedon bibionipennis (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) to Entomopathogenic Nematodes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J., Edwards, D.L., Donahue, K.M. 2008. Susceptibility of the strawberry crown moth Synanthedon bibionipennis (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) to entomopathogenic nematodes. Journal of Economic Entomology. 101(2):251-255.
Can a Pathogen Provide Insurance against Host Shifts by a Biological Control Organism? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcevoy, P.B., Karacetin, E., Bruck, D.J. Can a Pathogen Provide Insurance against Host Shifts by a Biological Control Organism? In Julien, M.H., Sforza, R., Bon, M.C. Evans, H.C., Hatcher, P.E., Hinz, H.L., Rector, B.G. editors. Proceedings of the XII International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. Oxfordshire. CAB International. p. 37-42.
Influence of Root and Endophytic Associations on Success of Entomopathogenic Fungal Infection - (Abstract Only)
Bruck, D.J. 2007. Influence of Root and Endophytic Associations on Success of Entomopathogenic Fungal Infection [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting.
Effects of Transgenic Bacillus thuringienses Corn and Permethrin on Nontarget Arthropods - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J., Lopez, M.D., Lewis, L.C., Prasifka, J.R., Gunnarson, R.D. 2007. Effects of tansgenic Bacillus thuringienses corn and permethrin on nontarget arthropods. Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology. 23(3):111-124.
Effects of a Novel Microsporidium on the Black Vine Weevil, Otiorhynchus sulcatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J., Solter, L.F., Lake, A.J. 2008. Effects of a novel microsporidium on the black vine weevil, Otiorhynchus sulcatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 98:351-355.
Efficacy of Metarhizium anisopliae as a Curative Application for Black Vine Weevil (Otiorhynchus sulcatus) Infesting Container-Grown Nursery Crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J. 2007. Efficacy of Metarhizium anisopliae as a curative application for black vine weevil (Otiorhynchus sulcatus) infesting container-grown nursery crops. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 25(3):150-156.
Susceptibility of the Filbertworm (Cydia latiferreana, Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) And Filbert Weevil (Curculio occidentalis, Coleoptera: Curculionidae) to Entomopathogenic Nematodes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J., Walton, V.M. 2007. Susceptibility of the filbertworm (Cydia latiferreana, Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) And Filbert Weevil (Curculio occidentalis, Coleoptera: Curculionidae) to entomopathogenic nematodes. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 96:93-96.
Persistence of Metarhizium Anisopliae Incorporated into Soilless Potting Media for Control of the Black Vine Weevil, Otiorhynchus Sulcatus in Container-Grown Ornamentals - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J., Donahue, K.M. 2007. Persistence of metarhizium anisopliae incorporated into soilless potting media for control of the black vine weevil, otiorhynchus sulcatus in container-grown ornamentals. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 95: 146-150.
Root Weevils - (Book / Chapter)
Bruck, D.J. 2009. Root Weevils. In: Mahaffee, W.F., Pethybridge, S.J., and Gent, D.H. editors. Compendium of Hop Diseases and Pests. St. Paul, MN: APS Press. p.93.
Fecundity, Longevity, and Establishment of Otiorhynchus Sulcatus and Otiorhynchus Ovatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from the Pacific Northwest of the Usa on Selected Host Plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fisher, J.R. 2006. Fecundity, longevity, and establishment of Otiorhynchus sulcatus (Fabricius) and Otiorhynchus ovatus (Linnaeus) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from the Pacific Northwest of the United States of America on selected host plants. Agricultural and Forest Entomology. 8:281-287.
Insect and Mite Control on Nursery and Landscape Plants with Entomopathogens - (Book / Chapter)
Bruck, D.J., Berry, R.E., Deangelis, J.D. 2007. Insect and Mite Control on Nursery and Landscape Plants with Entomopathogens. In: Lacey, L.A. and Kaya, H.K. editors. Field Manual of Techniques in Invertebrate Pathology. Kluwer Academic Publishers. p. 609-626.
Examination of the Interaction Between the Black Vine Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and An Entomopathogenic Fungus Reveals a New Tritrophic Interaction.     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kepler, R., Bruck, D.J. 2006. Examination of the interaction between the black vine weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and an entomopathogenic fungus reveals a new tritrophic interaction. Environmental Entomology. 35(4): 1021-1029.
Effect of Potting Media Components on the Infectivity of Metarhizium Anisopliae Against the Black Vine Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J. 2006. Effect of potting media components on the infectivity of Metarhizium anisopliae against the black vine weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 24(2):91-94.
Evaluation of Application Technologies of Entomopathogenic Nematodes for Control of the Black Vine Weevil, Otiorhynchus Sulcatus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruck, D.J., Shapiro Ilan, D.I., Lewis, E.E. 2005. Evaluation of application technologies of entomopathogenic nematodes for control of the black vine weevil, Otiorhynchus sulcatus. Journal of Economic Entomology. 98(6):1884-1889.
Biology and Control of Root Weevils on Berry and Nursery Crops in Oregon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fisher, J.R., Bruck, D.J. 2008. Biology and Control of Root Weevils on Berry and Nursery Crops in Oregon. Acta Horticulturae. 777:345-352.
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