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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: IPM TECHNOLOGIES FOR SUBTROPICAL INSECT PESTS

Location: Subtropical Insects and Horticulture Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae): Scanning electron micrographs of key taxonomic traits and a preliminary morphometric analysis of the general morphology of populations of different continents - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumar, V., Seal, D.R., Schuster, D.J., McKenzie, C.L., Osborne, L., Maruniak, J., Zhang, S. 2011. Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae): Scanning electron micrographs of key taxonomic traits and a preliminary morphometric analysis of the general morphology of populations of different continents. Florida Entomologist. 94(4):941:955. Available: http://www.bione.org/doi/full/10.1653/024.094.0431
Effects of the fungus Isaria fumosorosea (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) on reduced feeding and mortality of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Avery, P.B., Wekesa, V.W., Hunter, W.B., Hall, D.G., McKenzie, C.L., Osborne, L.S., Powell, C.A., Rogers, M.E. 2011. Effects of the fungus Isaria fumosorosea (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) on reduced feeding and mortality of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae). Biocontrol Science and Technology. 21(9):1065-1078. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09583157.2011.596927.
Natural enemies managing the invasion of the Fig whitefly, Singhiella simplex (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae), infesting a Ficus benjamina hedge - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Avery, P.B., Mannion, C.M., Powell, C.A., McKenzie C.L., Osborne, L.S. 2011. Natural enemies managing the invasion of the fig whitefly, Singhiella simplex (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae), infesting a Ficus benjamina hedge. Florida Entomologist. 94(3):696-698. doi: 10.1653/024.094.0338
Methyl 2-(methylthio)benzoate: A sex attractant for the June beetles, Phyllophaga tristis and P. apicata - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Robbins, P.S., Salsbury, G.A., Woodruff, R.E., Lapointe, S.L., Linn, C.E. 2011. Methyl 2-(methylthio)benzoate: A sex attractant for the June beetles, Phyllophaga tristis and P. apicata. Journal of Insect Science. 11:108. Available online: insectscience.org/11.108.
Localization of the bacterium associated with citrus greening disease in various organs of its insect vector Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera, Psyllidae) - (Abstract Only)
Ammar, E., Shatters, R.G., Hall, D.G. 2011. Localization of the bacterium associated with citrus greening disease in various organs of its insect vector Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera, Psyllidae). [abstract). Florida Scientist. 74(1): 3.
Seasonal flight activity by the Asian citrus psyllid in east central Florida - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G., Hentz, M.G. 2011. Seasonal flight activity by the Asian citrus psyllid in east central Florida. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 139:75-85.
Detection and relative titer of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in the salivary glands and alimentary canal of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) vector of citrus Huanglongbing disease - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ammar, E., Shatters, R.G., Lynch, C., Hall, D.G. 2011. Detection and relative titer of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in the salivary glands and alimentary canal of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) vector of citrus Huanglongbing Disease. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 104:526-533.
A new method for short-term rearing of psyllids and for collecting their honeydew excretions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ammar, E., Hall, D.G. 2011. A new method for short-term rearing of citrus psyllids and for collecting their honeydew excretions. Florida Entomologist. 94:340-342.
Efficacy and compatibility of a biopesticide or a neonicitinoid on the enzootic entomopathogenic fungi and natural enemies for managing the fig whitefly, Singhiella simplex - (Abstract Only)
Avery, P.B. 2010. Efficacy and compatibility of a biopesticide or a neonicitinoid on the enzootic entomopathogenic fungi and natural enemies for managing the fig whitefly, Singhiella simplex [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting, December 12-15, 2010, San Diego, California.
Temperature stress, anti-oxidative enzyme activity and virus acquisition in Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) - (Abstract Only)
Faruki, A., Lam, D., Khan, M., Aghakasiri, N., Agboli, I., McKenzie, C.L., Shatters, R.G., Rosell, R.C. 2010. Temperature stress, anti-oxidative enzyme activity and virus acquisition in Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting, December 12-15, 2010, San Diego, California
Use of psyllid genomes RNA interference for novel pest control strategies - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.B., Bextine, B.R., Shatters, R.G., Hall, D.G. 2010. Benefits from psyllid genomes - RNA - interference [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. p. 49240.
Cell culture based production of Homalodisca Coagulata Virus 1 (HOCV-1): Towards a glassy-winged Sharpshooter biological control system - (Proceedings)
Bextine, B., Hunter, W.B., Swatsell, C., Hail, D. 2010. Cell culture based production of Homalodisca Coagulata Virus 1 (HOCV-1): Towards a Glassy-winged Sharpshooter biological control system. 2010 Proceedings of the Pierce's Disease Research Symposium, California Food and Agriculture, December 15-17, 2010, San Diego, California. p. 9-12.
Delta-9 desaturase from sharpshooters - (Proceedings)
Hunter, W.B., Bextine, B.R., Welch, E.W., Tipping, C., Mizell, R., Katsar, C.S. 2010. Delta-9 Desaturase from Sharpshooters. 2010 Proceedings of the Pierce's Disease Research Symposium, California Food and Agriculture, December 15-17, 2010, San Diego, California. p. 20-23.
Psyllid cell culture: A system to study Candidatus Liberibacter species replication - (Abstract Only)
Arras, J., Hunter, W.B., Swatsell, C., Bextine, B.R. 2010. Psyllid cell culture: A system to study Candidatus Liberibacter species replication [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Paper No. 52181.
Localization of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in dissected organs of its psyllid vector Diaphorina citri using fluorescent in situ hybridization and quantitative PCR - (Proceedings)
Ammar, E., Shatters, R.G., Hall, D.G. 2011. Localization of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in dissected organs of its psyllid vector Diaphorina citri using fluorescent in situ hybridization and quantitative PCR. 2nd International Research Conference on Huanglongbing, Jan. 10-14, 2011, Orlando, Florida. Paper No. 3-3.
A new method for short-term rearing of psyllid adults and nymphs on detached citrus leaves and detached young terminal shoots - (Proceedings)
Ammar, E., Hall, D.G. 2011. A new method for short-term rearing of psyllid adults and nymphs on detached citrus leaves and detached young terminal shoots. 2nd International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. January 10-14, 2011, Orlando, Florida. Abstract No. 2.5.
A new detached-leaf assay method to test the inoculativity of psyllids with Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with huanglongbing disease - (Proceedings)
Ammar, E., Hall, D.G., Walter, A.J. 2011. A new detached-leaf assay method to test the inoculativity of psyllids with Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with huanglongbing disease. 2nd International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. January 10-14, 2011, Orlando, Florida, Abstract No. 3.9.
Biological control of Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) in Florida by the parasitoid Tamarixia radiata in urban plantings of orange jasmine - (Abstract Only)
Hall, D.G., Walter, A.J., Duan, Y. 2010. Biological control of Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) in Florida by the parasitoid Tamarixia radiata in urban plantings of orange jasmine [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting, December 11-16, 2010 in San Diego, California.
Spiroplasma-like organisms closely associated with the gut in five leafhopper species (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ammar, E.D., Gasparich, G.E., Hall, D.G., Hogenhout, S.A. 2011. Spiroplasma-like organisms closely associated with the gut in five leafhopper species (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae). Archives Of Microbiology. 193:35-44.
Expressed sequence tag (EST) survey of life stages of the potato psyllid (Bactericera cockerelli) using 454 pyrosequencing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hail, D., Hunter, W.B., Dowd, S., Bextine, B.R. 2010. Expressed sequence tag (EST) survey of life stages of the potato psyllid (Bactericera cockerelli) using 454 pyrosequencing. Southwestern Entomologist. 35:463-466.
Large-scale field application of RNAi technology reducing Israeli Acute Paralysis Virus Disease in honey bees (Apis mellifera, Hymenoptera; Apidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.B., Ellis, J.D., vanEnglesdorp, D., Hayes, J., Westervelt, D., Glick, E., Williams, M., Sela, I., Maori, E., Pettis, J., Cox-Foster, D., Paldi, N. 2010. Large-scale field application of RNAi technology reducing Israeli Acute Paralysis Virus disease in honey bees (Apis mellifera, Hymenoptera: Apidae). PLoS Pathogens. 6(12):e1001160.
Preventing bee mortality with RNA interference - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.B., Ellis, J., Vanengelsdrop, D., Hayes, J., Westervelt, D., Williams, M., Sela, I., Maori, E., Pettis, J.S., Cox-Foster, D., Paldi, N. 2010. Preventing bee mortality with RNA interference [abstract]. National Citrus Research Coordination Symposium, June 16-18, 2010, Denver, Colorado.
Mini-aspirator: A new device for collection and transfer of small arthropods to plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dogramaci, M., Chen, J., Arthurs, S.P., McKenzie, C.L., Irizarry, F., Houben, K., Brennan, M., Osborne, L. 2011. Mini-aspirator: A new device for collection and transfer of small arthropods to plants. Florida Entomologist. 94(1):22-27.
Biology, history and world status of Diaphorina citri - (Proceedings)
Hall, D.G. 2010. Biology, history and world status of Diaphorina citri. In: Proceedings of International Research Conference on Huanglongbing, North American Plant Protection Organization, Second Taller International Sobre Huanglongbing y el Psilido Asiatico de los Citricos; July 19-23, 2010, Merida, Mexico.
A Perspective of Research on HLB and its Vector in the United States - (Proceedings)
Hall, D.G., Gottwald, T.R., Arnold, C.E. 2010. A Perspective of Research on HLB and its Vector in the United States. In: Proceedings of North American Plant Protection Organization, Second Taller Internacional Sobre Huanglongbing y el Psilido Asiatico de los Citricos, July 19 - 23, 2010, Merida, Mexico.
Localization and relative titer of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in the salivary glands and alimentary canal of Diaphorini citri vector of citrus huanglongbing disease - (Abstract Only)
Ammar, E.-D., Shatters, R.G., Hall, D.G. 2010. Localization and relative titer of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in the salivary glands and alimentary canal of Diaphorini citri vector of citrus huanglongbing disease. Annual Meeting of the Florida Entomological Society, July 25-28, 2010, Jupiter, Florida.
Investigating the Q invasion of Bemisia tabaci in Florida: Current status and update - (Proceedings)
McKenzie, C.L., Hodges, G., Osborne, L., Byrne, F.J., Shatters, Jr. R.G. 2010. nvestigating the Q invasion of Bemisia tabaci in Florida: Current status and update. In Proceedings of the Florida Tomato Research Institute, September 8-13, 2010, Naples, Florida, PRO 53:17-19.
Detection of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with huanglongbing disease in the salivary glands and alimentary canal of Diaphorina citri - (Abstract Only)
Ammar, E.-D., Shatters, R.G., Hall, D.G. 2010. Detection of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with huanglongbing disease in the salivary glands and alimentary canal of Diaphorin citri. Phytopathology 100: S6.
Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus is present in orange jasmine and Asian citrus psyllid reared from jasmine at low titers - (Abstract Only)
Walter, A.J., Hall, D.G., Duan, Y. 2010. Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus is present in orange jasmine and Asian citrus psyllid [abstract]. Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting, July 25-28, 2020, Jupiter Beach, Florida.
Psyllid cell culture: System to study Candidatus Liberibacter replication - (Abstract Only)
Swatsell, C., Arras, J., Bextine, B.R., Hunter, W.B. 2010. Psyllid cell culture: System to study Candidatus Liberibacter replication [abstract]. National Citrus Research Coordination Symposium, June 16-18, 2010, Denver, Colorado.
Identification of Cytochrome P450 monooxygenases in Diaphornia citri, an economically important psyllid - (Abstract Only)
Tamborindeguy, C., Lyuksyutova, E., Hunter, W.B., Bextine, B. 2010. Identification of Cytochrome P450 monooxygenases in Diaphornia citri, an economically important psyllid [abstract]. National Citrus Research Coordination Symposium, June 16-18, 2010, Denver, Colorado.
RNAi delivery-whole plant systems reducing psyllids and leafhoppers - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.B., Glick, E., Bextine, B.R., Paldi, N. 2010. RNAi delivery-whole plant systems reducing psyllids and leafhoppers [abstract]. National Citrus Research Coordination Symposium, June 16-18, 2010, Denver, Colorado.
RNAi and emerging psyllid genomes - increasing the number of genetic targets - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.B., Bextine, B.R., Shatters, R.G., Hall, D.G. 2010. RNAi and emerging psyllid genomes - increasing the number of genetic targets [abstract]. National Citrus Research Coordination Symposium. June 16-18, 2010, Denver, Colorado.
Comparative analysis of Asian citrus psyllid and Potato psyllid antennae - (Abstract Only)
Arras, J., Bextine, B.R., Hunter, W.B. 2010. Comparative analysis of Asian citrus psyllid and Potato psyllid antennae [astract]. National Citrus Research Coordination Symposium, June 16-18, 2010, Denver, Colorado.
Optimizing abiotic conditions for higher efficacy of 3 fungal pathogens against chilli thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood - (Proceedings)
Kumar, V., Seal, D.R., Schuster, D.J., McKenzie, C.L., Kakkar, G. 2010. Optimizing abiotic conditions for higher efficacy of 3 fungal pathogens against chilli thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood. Caribbean Food Crops Society Proceedings.
Thrips management program for plants for planting - (Other)
Bethke, J., Chamberlin, J., Dobbs, J., Faver, N., Heinz, K., Lindquist, R., Ludwig, S., McKenzie, C.L., Murphy, G., Oettig, R., Osborne, L., Palmer, C., Parrella, M., Rechcigl, N., Yates, R. 2010. Thrips management program for plants for planting. 2p. Available: http://mrec.ifas.ufl.edu.lso/DOCUMENTS/ThripsManagementProgram_100308.pdf
Morphometric analysis of chilli thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) pertaining to different geographical regions of the world - (Abstract Only)
Kumar, V., Seal, D.R., McKenzie, C.L., Kakkar, G. 2009. Morphometric analysis of chilli thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) pertaining to different geographical regions of the world [abstract]. Thysanoptera International Conference Proceedings, August 31 - September 4, 2009, Gold Coast Australia.
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