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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Ipm-Based Strategies for Incorporating Microbial Biological Control for Management of Greenhouse and Nursery Crop Pests

Location: Biological Integrated Pest Management Unit

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

Assessments of the microbial biocontrol potential of novel strains of Beauveria bassiana s.l. against greenhouse shore fly, Scatella tenuicosta: virulence, mass production capacity, and effects on shore fly reproduction - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ugine, T.A., Wraight, S.P., Sanderson, J.P. 2013. Assessments of the microbial biocontrol potential of novel strains of Beauveria bassiana s.l. against greenhouse shore fly, Scatella tenuicosta: virulence, mass production capacity, and effects on shore fly reproduction. Biological Control. 65:348-356.
Modeling Agrilus planipennis within-tree colonization patterns and development of a systematic subsampling plan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Foelker, C., Vandenberg, J.D., Whitmore, M., Fierke, M.K. 2013. Modeling Agrilus planipennis within-tree colonization patterns and development of a systematic subsampling plan. Environmental Entomology. 42:532-538.
Oviposition behavior of the biological control agent Aphidoletes aphidimyza (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in environments with multiple pest aphid species (Hemiptera: Aphididae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jandricic, S.E., Wraight, S.P., Gillespie, D.R., Sanderson, J.P. 2013. Oviposition behavior of the biological control agent Aphidoletes aphidimyza (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in environments with multiple pest aphid species (Hemiptera: Aphididae). Biological Control. 65:235-245.
Delimitation and management of emerald ash borer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) at an outlier infestation in southwestern New York State, United States of America: case study - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fierke, M., Foelker, C., Whitmore, M., Vandenberg, J.D., Carlson, J. 2013. Delimitation and management of emerald ash borer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) at an outlier infestation in southwestern New York State, United States of America: case study. The Canadian Entomologist. doi: 10.4039/tce.2013.39.
Fungus gnats and Pythium in the attack on greenhouse plants: conspirators or just cohabitants - (Trade Journal)
Braun, S.E., Wraight, S.P., Castrillo, L.A., Daughtrey, M.L., Sanderson, J.P. 2012. Fungus gnats and Pythium in the attack on greenhouse plants: conspirators or just cohabitants. Growertalks. 76(5):98-100.
Influence of plant culture conditions on efficacy of foliar applications of entomopathogenic fungi against western flower thrips - (Abstract Only)
Wraight, S.P., Ramos, M. 2012. Influence of plant culture conditions on efficacy of foliar applications of entomopathogenic fungi against western flower thrips. Meeting Abstract. 45:92.
Attraction and oviposition responses of the fungus gnat Bradysia impatiens to microbes and microbe-inoculated seedlings in laboratory bioassays - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Braun, S.E., Sanderson, J.P., Daughtrey, M.L., Wraight, S.P. 2012. Attraction and oviposition responses of the fungus gnat Bradysia impatiens to microbes and microbe-inoculated seedlings in laboratory bioassays. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 145:89-101.
Brood production by Xylosandrus germanus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and growth of its fungal symbiont on artificial diet based on sawdust of different species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Castrillo,, L.A., Griggs, M., Vandenberg, J.D. 2012. Brood production by Xylosandrus germanus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and growth of its fungal symbiont on artificial diet based on sawdust of different species. Environmental Entomology. 41:822-827.
Application of modified atmosphere packaging (gas flushing and active packaging) for extending the shelf life of Beauveria bassiana conidia at high temperatures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faria, M., Hotchkiss, J.H., Wraight, S.P. 2011. Application of modified atmosphere packaging (gas flushing and active packaging) for extending the shelf life of Beauveria bassiana conidia at high temperatures. Biological Control. 61:78-88.
Susceptibility of two hymenopteran parasitoids of Agrilus planipennis (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) to the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana (Ascomycota: Hypocreales) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dean, K.M., Vandenberg, J.D., Griggs, M., Bauer, L.S., Fierke, M.K. 2012. Susceptibility of two hymenopteran parasitoids of Agrilus planipennis (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) to the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana (Ascomycota: Hypocreales). Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 109:303-306.
Larval Bradysia impatiens (Diptera: Sciaridae) potential for vectoring Pythium root rot pathogens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Braun, S.E., Sanderson, J.P., Wraight, S.P. 2012. Larval Bradysia impatiens (Diptera: Sciaridae) potential for vectoring Pythium root rot pathogens. Environmental Entomology. 102:283-289.
Aphidoletes aphidimyza oviposition behaviour when multiple aphid pests are present in the greenhouse - (Proceedings)
Jandricic, S., Sanderson, J.P., Wraight, S.P. 2011. Aphidoletes aphidimyza oviposition behaviour when multiple aphid pests are present in the greenhouse . IOBC/WPRS Bulletin (Abstract for Conference Proceedings). 68:85-88.
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