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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Sustainable Pest Management Strategies for Arid-Land Crops

Location: Pest Management and Biocontrol Research

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

Transcriptome-based identification of ABC transporters in the western tarnished plant bug lygus hesperus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Geib, S.M., Fabrick, J.A., Brent, C.S., Walsh, D., Lavine, L.C. 2014. Transcriptome-based identification of ABC transporters in the western tarnished plant bug lygus hesperus. PLoS One. 9(11):e113046.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0113046.
A potential sampling error associated with insect protein mark-capture data - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(10-Sep-14)
Making whitefly and natural enemy counts - (Other)
Vandervoet, T., Ellsworth, P.C., Brown, L., Naranjo, S.E. 2014. Making whitefly and natural enemy counts. University of Arizona Cooperative Extension. 08/2014.
Save money the easy way with bio-control - (Other)
Vandervoet, T., Ellsworth, P.C., Naranjo, S.E., Brown, L., Fournier, A. 2014. Save money the easy way with bio-control. University of Arizona Cooperative Extension. 08/2014.
The end of a myth – Bt(Cry1Ab)maize does not harm green lacewings - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Romeis, J., Meissle, M., Naranjo, S.E., Li, Y., Bigler, F. 2014. The end of a myth – Bt(Cry1Ab)maize does not harm green lacewings. Frontiers in Plant Science. 5:391(doi:10.3389/fpls.2014.00391).
Minute bug with enormous impacts on insect pests - (Popular Publication)
(26-Jun-14)
Identification of functionally important residues in the silkmoth pheromone biosynthesis-activating neuropeptide receptor, an insect ortholog of the vertebrate Neuromedin U Receptor - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kawai, T., Nagata, K., Guo, L., Liu, D., Suzuki, T., Katayama, Y., Hayakawa, K., Lee, J., Nagamine, T., Hull, J.J., Matsumoto, S., Nagasawa, H., Tanokura, M. 2014. Identification of functionally important residues in the silkmoth pheromone biosynthesis-activating neuropeptide receptor, an insect ortholog of the vertebrate Neuromedin U Receptor. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 27:19150-19163.
Alternative splicing and highly variable cadherin transcripts associated with field-evolved resistance of pink bollworm to Bt cotton in India     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fabrick, J.A., Ponnuraj, J., Singh, A., Tanwar, R.K., Unnithan, G., Yelich, A.J., Li, X., Carriere, Y., Tabashnik, B.E. 2014. Alternative splicing and highly variable cadherin transcripts associated with field-evolved resistance of pink bollworm to Bt cotton in India. PLoS One. 9(5):e97900.
Does the growing of Bt maize change populations or ecological functions of non-target animals compared to the growing of conventional non-GM maize? A systematic review protocol     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Meissle, M., Naranjo, S.E., Kohl, C., Riedel, J., Romeis, J. 2014. Does the growing of Bt maize change populations or ecological functions of non-target animals compared to the growing of conventional non-GM maize? A systematic review protocol. Environmental Evidence. 3:7.
Detection and monitoring of pink bollworm moths and invasive insects using pheromone traps and encounter-rate models - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A., Naranjo, S.E. 2014. Detection and monitoring of pink bollworm moths and invasive insects using pheromone traps and encounter-rate models. Journal of Applied Ecology. 51(4):1041-1049.
Development of a standardized protein immunomarking protocol for insect mark-capture dispersal research - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hagler, J.R., Naranjo, S.E., Machtley, S.A., Blackmer, F. 2014. Development of a standardized protein immunomarking protocol for insect mark-capture dispersal research. Journal of Applied Entomology. 138- pg.(772-782).
Impact of bioenergy crops on pests, natural enemies and pollinators in agricultural and non-crop landscapes - (Proceedings)
(31-Mar-14)
The draft genome of a termite illuminates alternative social organization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Terrapon, N., Li, C., Robertson, H.M., Ji, L., Meng, X., Booth, W., Chen, Z., Childers, C.P., Glastad, K.M., Gokhale, K., Gowin, J., Gronenberg, W., Hermansen, R.A., Hu, H., Hunt, B.G., Huylmans, I., Khalil, S.M., Mitchell, R., Munoz-Torres, M.C., Mustard, J., Pan, H., Reese, J.T., Scharf, M.E., Sun, F., Vogel, H., Xiao, J., Yang, W., Yang, Z., Yang, Z., Zhou, J., Zhu, J., Brent, C.S., Elsik, C.G., Goodisman, M.A., Liberles, D.A., Roe, R.M., Vargo, E.L., Vilcinskas, A., Wang, J., Bornberg-Bauer, E., Korb, J., Zhang, G., Liebig, J. 2014. The draft genome of a termite illuminates alternative social organization. Nature Magazine. 5:3636.
Effects of Bt cotton on Thrips tabaci and its predator, Orius insidiosus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumar, R., Tian, J.C., Naranjo, S.E., Shelton, A.M. 2014. Effects of Bt cotton on Thrips tabaci and its predator, Orius insidiosus. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107:927-932.
Semiochemical lures reduce emigration and enhance pest control services in open-field predator augmentation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kelly, J.L., Hagler, J.R., Kaplan, I. 2014. Semiochemical lures reduce emigration and enhance pest control services in open-field predator augmentation. Biological Control. 71:70-77.
Neurohormonal changes associated with ritualized combat and the formation of a reproductive hierarchy in the ant Harpegnathos saltator - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Penick, C.A., Brent, C.S., Dolezal, K., Liebig, J. 2014. Neurohormonal changes associated with ritualized combat and the formation of a reproductive hierarchy in the ant Harpegnathos saltator. Journal of Experimental and Environmental Biology. 217:1496-1503.
Effects of irrigation regime on interactions between Lygus hesperus, insecticides and predators in cotton     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Asiimwe, P., Naranjo, S.E., Ellsworth, P. 2014. Effects of irrigation regime on interactions between Lygus hesperus, insecticides and predators in cotton. Environmental Entomology. 43:263-273.
Identification and characterization of a sex peptide receptor-like transcript from the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Brent, C.S. 2014. Identification and characterization of a sex peptide receptor-like transcript from the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus. Insect Molecular Biology. 23:301-319.
Comparative susceptibility of bemisia tabaci to imidacloprid in field- and laboratory-based bioassays - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Castle, S.J., Merten, P., Prabhaker, N. 2013. Comparative susceptibility of bemisia tabaci to imidacloprid in field- and laboratory-based bioassays. Pest Management Science. 2:773-780.
Characterization of male-derived factors inhibiting female sexual receptivity in Lygus hesperus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brent, C.S., Hull, J.J. 2014. Characterization of male-derived factors inhibiting female sexual receptivity in Lygus hesperus. Journal of Insect Physiology. 60:104-110.
Dispersion and movement of the Lygus spp.parasitoid Peristenus relictus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in trapcropped organic strawberries     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Swezey, S.L., Nieto, D.J., Pickett, C.H., Hagler, J.R., Bryer, J.A., Machtley, S.A. 2014. Dispersion and movement of the Lygus spp.parasitoid Peristenus relictus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in trapcropped organic strawberries. Environmental Entomology. 42(2):363-369.
Molecular and functional characterization of multiple aquaporin water channel proteins from the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fabrick, J.A., Pei, J., Hull, J.J., Yool, A.J. 2014. Molecular and functional characterization of multiple aquaporin water channel proteins from the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 45:125-140.
Effects on non-target organisms - (Book / Chapter)
Naranjo, S.E. 2014. Effects on non-target organisms. Book Chapter. 129-142. Plant Biotechnology - Experience and Future Prospects, A. Ricroch, S. Chopra, S. Fleischer (eds.), Springer, Dordrecht-Heidelberg-London-New York.
Sustainable management of insect-resistant GE crops - (Book / Chapter)
Fleischer, S., Hutchison, W.D., Naranjo, S.E. 2014. Sustainable management of insect-resistant GE crops. Book Chapter. 115-127. Plant Biotechnology - Experience and Future Prospects, A. Ricroch, S. Chopra, S. Fleischer (eds.), Springer, Dordrecht-Heidelberg-London-New York.
Using resistant prey demonstrates that Bt plants producing Cry1Ac, Cry2Ab and Cry1F have no negative effects on Geocoris punctipes and Orius insidiosus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tian, J.C., Long, L.P., Wang, X.P., Naranjo, S.E., Romeis, J., Hellmich, R.L., Wang, P., Shelton, A.M. 2014. Using resistant prey demonstrates that Bt plants producing Cry1Ac, Cry2Ab and Cry1F have no negative effects on Geocoris punctipes and Orius insidiosus. Environmental Entomology. 43:242-251.
Sex pheromone component ratios and mating isolation among three lygus plant-bug species of North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A., Fefer, D., Levi-Zada, A. 2013. Sex pheromone component ratios and mating isolation among three lygus plant-bug species of North America. Naturwissenschaften. 12:1115-1123.
Efficacy of genetically modified Bt toxins alone and in combinations against pink bollworm resistant to Cry1Ac and Cry2Ab     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tabashnik, B.E., Fabrick, J.A., Unnithan, G.C., Yelich, A.J., Masson, L., Zhang, J., Bravo, A., Soberon, M. 2013. Efficacy of genetically modified Bt toxins alone and in combinations against pink bollworm resistant to Cry1Ac and Cry2Ab. PLoS One. 8(11):e80496.
Cloning and expression profiling of odorant-binding proteins in the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Perera, O.P., Snodgrass, G.L. 2014. Cloning and expression profiling of odorant-binding proteins in the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris. Insect Molecular Biology. 23(1):78-97.
Molecular mechanisms underlying insect behaviors: receptors, peptides, & biosynthetic pathways - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Matsumoto, S. 2013. Molecular mechanisms underlying insect behaviors: receptors, peptides, & biosynthetic pathways. Frontiers in Endocrinology. 4:120. doi: 10.3389/fendo.201300120.
The role of reduced oxygen in the developmental physiology of growth and metamorphosis initiation in Drosophila - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Callier, V., Shingleton, A.W., Brent, C.S., Ghosh, S.M., Kim, J., Harrison, J. 2013. The role of reduced oxygen in the developmental physiology of growth and metamorphosis initiation in Drosophila. Journal of Experimental Biology Online. 216:4334-4340.
An immunological approach to distinguish arthropod vivaphagy from necrophagy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zilnik, G., Hagler, J.R. 2013. An immunological approach to distinguish arthropod viviphagy from necrophagy. Biocontrol. 58:807-814.
Standard methods for Apis mellifera anatomy and dissection - (Review Article)
(01-Aug-13)
Aggregation pheromones of bark beetles, pityogenes quadridens and P. bidentatus, colonizing scotch pine: olfactory avoidance of interspecific competition - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A., Birgersson, G., Francke, W. 2013. Aggregation pheromones of bark beetles, pityogenes quadridens and P. bidentatus, colonizing scotch pine: olfactory avoidance of interspecific competition. Chemoecology. 4:251-261.
Modeling and regression analysis of semiochemical dose-response curves of insect antennal reception and behavior - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A. 2013. Modeling and regression analysis of semiochemical dose-response curves of insect antennal reception and behavior. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 39(8):1081-1089.
Biological control of cotton pests in China - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Luo, S., Naranjo, S.E., Wu, K. 2013. Biological control of cotton pests in China. Biological Control. 68:6-14.
Effect of diapause status and gender on activity, metabolism and starvation resistance in the plant bug Lygus hesperus Knight - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brent, C.S., Klok, C.J., Naranjo, S.E. 2013. Effect of diapause status and gender on activity, metabolism and starvation resistance in the plant bug Lygus hesperus Knight. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 148(2):152-160.
Effects of bt crops on arthropod natual enemies: a global synthesis - (Proceedings)
(01-Mar-13)
Bt crops producing Cry1Ac, Cry2Ab and Cry1F do not harm the green lacewing, chrysoperla rufilabris - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tian, J.C., Wang, X.P., Long, L.P., Romeis, J., Naranjo, S.E., Hellmich II, R.L., Wang, P., Earle, E.D., Shelton, A.M. 2013. Bt crops producing Cry1Ac, Cry2Ab and Cry1F do not harm the green lacewing, chrysoperla rufilabris. PLoS One. 8(3):e60125.
Monitoring changes in bemisia tabaci susceptibility to neonicotinoid insecticides in Arizona and California - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Castle, S.J., Prabhaker, N. 2013. Monitoring changes in bemisia tabaci susceptibility to neonicotinoid insecticides in Arizona and California. Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(3):1404-1413.
Relative influence of plant quality and natural enemies on the seasonal dynamics of bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Asiimwe, P., S.E. Naranjo & P.C. Ellsworth. 2013. Relative influence of plant quality and natural enemies on the seasonal dynamics of bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in cotton. Journal of Economic Entomology. 106:1260-1273.
Marked insects released in recapture studies may influence population estimates of native insects - (Proceedings)
Spurgeon, D.W., Cooper, W.R. 2013. Marked insects released in recapture studies may influence population estimates of native insects. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. Pp. 1156-1161. In Proc. Beltwide Cotton Conf., National Cotton Council, Memphis, TN.
Identifying inter-and intraguild predator feeding activity of an anthropod predator assemblage     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hagler, J.R., Blackmer, F. 2013. Identifying inter-and intraguild predator feeding activity of an anthropod predator assemblage. Ecological Entomology. 38:258-271.
Sweepnet captures of Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera:Miridae) adult genders and age-classes in cotton     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spurgeon, D.W., Cooper, W.R. 2013. Sweepnet captures of Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera:Miridae) adult genders and age-classes in cotton. Journal of Entomological Science. 48(3):195-205.
Sequencing and de novo assembly of the western tarnished plant bug (Lygus hesperus) transcriptome - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Geib, S.M., Fabrick, J.A., Brent, C.S. 2013. Sequencing and de novo assembly of the western tarnished plant bug (Lygus hesperus) transcriptome. PLoS One. 8:1.
Pheromone biosynthesis activating neuropeptide receptors (PBANRs) in moths: New developments regarding alternative splice variants and the potential for targeted disruption of PBANR in pest control - (Book / Chapter)
Hull, J.J. and Matsumoto, S. 2013. Pheromone biosynthesis activating neuropeptide receptors (PBANRs) in moths: New developments regarding alternative splice variants and the potential for targeted disruption of PBANR in pest control. In Yamaguchi, M [ed], New Developments on Signal Transduction. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Hauppauge, NY. pp. 37-77 ISBN-10: 1626182302
Disinfestation of Beauveria bassiana from adult Lygus hesperus using ultraviolet-C radiation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spurgeon, D.W., Cooper, W.R. 2012. Disinfestation of Beauveria bassiana from adult Lygus hesperus using ultraviolet-C radiation. Southwest Entomology. 37(4):449-457.
Ecological interactions of bark beetles with host trees - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A. 2012. Ecological interactions of bark beetles with host trees. Psyche. 2012:1-3.
Dispersion, distribution and movement of Lygus spp.(Hemiptera:Miridae)in trap-cropped organic strawberries     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Swezey, S.L., Nieto, D.J., Hagler, J.R., Pickett, C.H., Bryer, J.A., Machtley, S.A. 2013. Dispersion, distribution and movement of Lygus spp.(Hemiptera:Miridae)in trap-cropped organic strawberries. Environmental Entomology. 42(4):770-778.
Gut content examination of the citrus predator assemblage for the presence of Homalodisca vitripennis remains     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hagler, J.R., Blackmer, F., Krugner, R., Groves, R.L., Morse, J.G., Johnson, M.W. 2013. Gut content examination of the citrus predator assemblage for the presence of Homalodisca vitripennis remains. Biocontrol. 58:341-349.
Relative dispersal ability of a key agricultural pest and its predators in an annual agroecosystem - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sivakoff, F.S., Rosenheim, J.A., Hagler, J.R. (2012). Relative dispersal ability of a key agricultural pest and its predators in an annual agroecosystem. Biological Control. 63:296-303
Physiology and biochemistry of honey bees - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hartfelder, K., Bitondi, M., Brent, C.S., Guidugli-Lazzarini, K.R., Simoes, Z.L., Stabentheiner, A. 2013. Physiology and biochemistry of honey bees. In:Dietermann, V., Ellis, J.D., Neumann, P.,editors. The COLOSS BEEBOOK, Volume I: Standard methods for Apis mellifera research. South Glamorgan, United Kingdom: Ibra Publications.
Modelling female mating success during mass trapping and natural competitive attraction of searching males or females - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A. (2012). Modelling female mating success during mass trapping and natural competitive attraction of searching males or females. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 145:228-237.
Juvenile hormone titres reflect social opportunities in the facultatively eusocial bee Megalopta genalis (Hymenoptera:Halictidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, A.R., Kapheim, K.M., Perez-Ortega, B., Brent, C.S., Wcislo, W.T. 2012. Juvenile hormone titres reflect social opportunities in the facultatively eusocial bee Megalopta genalis (Hymenoptera:Halictidae). Hormones and Behavior. 63:1-4.
Errors in logic and statistics plague a meta-analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shelton, A., Naranjo, S.E., Romeis, J., Hellmich II, R.L. 2012. Errors in logic and statistics plague a meta-analysis. Environmental Entomology. 41:1047-1049.
Being Selective - (Other)
Ellsworth, P., Brown, L., Naranjo, S.E. 2012. Being Selective. Extension Fact Sheets. 7/2012.
To stop or not to stop, that's the question: A guide to terminating Lygus controls - (Other)
Ellsworth, P., Brown, L., Naranjo, S.E. 2012. To stop or not to stop, that's the question: A guide to terminating Lygus controls. Extension Fact Sheets. 7/2012.
In 7 Minutes or Less! - (Other)
Ellsworth, P., Brown, L., Castro, G., Naranjo, S.E. 2012. In 7 Minutes or Less!. Extension Fact Sheets. 7/2012.
Identification of the western tarnished plant bug (lygus hesperus) olfactory co-receptor orco: expression profile and confirmation of atypical membrane topology - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Hoffmann, E.J., Perera, O.P., Snodgrass, G.L. 2012. Identification of the western tarnished plant bug (lygus hesperus) olfactory co-receptor orco: expression profile and confirmation of atypical membrane topology. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 81(4):179-198.
Effects of local and landscape factors on population dynamics of a cotton pest     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carriere, Y., Goddell, P., Ellers-Kirk, C., Dutilleul, P., Naranjo, S.E., Ellsworth, P.E. 2012. Effects of local and landscape factors on population dynamics of a cotton pest. PLoS One. 7(6):e39862.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0039862.
Gustatory perception and fat body energy metabolism are jointly affected by vitellogenin and juvenile hormone in honey bees - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Y., Brent, C.S., Fennern, E., Amdam, G.V. 2012. Gustatory perception and fat body energy metabolism are jointly affected by vitellogenin and juvenile hormone in honey bees. PLoS Genetics. 8(6):e1002779.
Effect of trap color and height on captures of blunt-nosed and sharp-nosed leafhoppers (hemiptera: cicadellidae) and non-target arthropods in cranberry bogs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
hRodriguez-Saona, C.R., Byers, J.A., Schiffhauer, D. 2012. Effect of trap color and height on captures of blunt-nosed and sharp-nosed leafhoppers (Hemiptera: cicadellidae) and non-target arthropods in cranberry bogs. Crop Protection 40:132-144.
Bark beetles, pityogenes bidentatus, orienting to aggregation pheromone avoid conifer monoterpene odors when flying but not when walking - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A. 2012. Bark beetles, pityogenes bidentatus, orienting to aggregation pheromone avoid conifer monoterpene odors when flying but not when walking. Psyche Vol. 2012, ID 940962, pp.1-10.
Modeling resistance to juvenile hormone analogs: linking evolution, ecology and management - (Book / Chapter)
Crowder, D., Ellsworth, P., Naranjo, S.E., Tabashnik, B., Carriere, Y. 2013. Modeling resistance to juvenile hormone analogs: linking evolution, ecology and management. In: Devillers, James, editor. Juvenile Hormones and Juvenoids. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 99-126.
beta-1,3-Glucan recognition by an insect pathogen recognition domain causes self-association of protein: carbohydrate complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dai, H., Hiromasa, Y., Takahashi, D., Vandervelde, D., Fabrick, J.A., Kanost, M.R., Krishnamoorthi, R. (2013). beta-1,3-Glucan recognition by an insect pathogen recognition domain causes self-association of protein: carbohydrate complex. Biochemistry, 52(1):161-170.
Head butting as an early indicator of reproductive disinhibition in the termite zootermopsis nevadensis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Penick, C.A., Trobaugh, B., Brent, C.S., Liebig, J. 2013. Head butting as an early indicator of reproductive disinhibition in the termite zootermopsis nevadensis. Journal of Insect Behavior. 26:23-24.
Estimating insect flight densities from attractive trap catches and flight height distributions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A. 2012. Estimating insect flight densities from attractive trap catches and flight height distributions. Journal of Chemical Ecology 38:592-601.
A comparative study of the retention and lethality of the first and second generation arthropod protein markers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Slosky, L.M., Hoffmann, E.J., Hagler, J.R. 2012. A comparative study of the retention and lethality of the first and second generation arthropod protein markers. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 144(2):165-171.
Host-tree monoterpenes and biosynthesis of aggregation pheromones in the bark beetle ips paraconfusus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A., Birgersson, G. 2012. Host-tree monoterpenes and biosynthesis of aggregation pheromones in the bark beetle ips paraconfusus. Psyche Vol. 2012, ID 539624, pp. 1-10.
Using field-evolved resistance to Cry1F maize in a lepidopteran pest to demonstrate no adverse effects of Cry1F on one of its major predators - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tian, J., Collins, H.L., Romeis, J., Naranjo, S.E., Hellmich II, R.L., Shelton, A.M. 2012. Using field-evolved resistance to Cry1F maize in a lepidopteran pest to demonstrate no adverse effects of Cry1F on one of its major predators. Transgenic Research. 21(6):1303-1310.
Classification of Diapause Status by Color Phenotype in Lygus hesperus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(23-Jan-12)
A population genetic model of evolution of host-mate attraction and nonhost repulsion in a bark beetle Pityogenes bidentatus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A. 2012. A population genetic model of evolution of host-mate attraction and nonhost repulsion in a bark beetle Pityogenes bidentatus. Psyche. 2012:1-9.
Re-evaluation of the PBAN receptor molecule: characterization of PBANR variants expressed in the pheromone glands of moths - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J.M., Hull, J.J., Kawai, T., Goto, C., Kurihara, M., Tanokura, M., Nagata, K., Nagasawa, H., Matsumoto, S. 2012. Re-evaluation of the PBAN receptor molecule: characterization of PBANR variants expressed in the pheromone glands of moths. Frontiers in Endocrinology. 3(6):1-12.
Attraction of tomicus yunnanensis (coleoptera:scolytidae) to yunnan pine logs with and without periderm or phloem: an effective monitoring bait - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, R.C., Wang, H.B., Zhang, Z., Byers, J.A., Jin, Y.J., Wen, H.F., Shi, W.J. 2012. Attraction of tomicus yunnanensis (coleoptera: scolytidae) to yunnan pine logs with and without periderm or phloem: an effective monitoring bait. Psyche Vol. 2012, ID 794683, pp.1-5.
Feeding Behavior of a Potential Insect Pest, Lygus hesperus, on Four New Industrial Crops for the Arid Southwestern USA. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Naranjo, S.E., Stefanek, M.A. 2012. Feeding Behavior of a Potential Insect Pest, Lygus hesperus, on Four New Industrial Crops for the Arid Southwestern USA.. Industrial Crops and Products. 37:358-361.
Coexistence and competition between Tomicus Yunnanensis and T. minor (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) in yunnan pine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, R.C., Wang, H.B., Zhang, Z., Byers, J.A., Jin, Y.J., Wen, H.F. 2012. Coexistence and competition between Tomicus Yunnanensis and T. minor (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) in yunnan pine. Psyche. vol.2012,pp.1-6.
Silkworms transformed with chimeric silkworm/spider silk genes spin composite silk fibers with improved mechanical properties - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Florence, T., Yun-Gen, M., Bong-Hee, S., Young-Soo, K., Hull, J.J., Fraser, M.J., Lewis, R.V., Jarvis, D.L. 2012. Silkworms transformed with chimeric silkworm/spider silk genes spin composite silk fibers with improved mechanical properties. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 109(3):923-928.
Worker division of labor and endocrine physiology are associated in the harvester ant, Pogonomyrmex californicus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dolezal, A.G., Brent, C.S., Holldobler, B., Amdam, G. 2012. Worker division of labor and endocrine physiology are associated in the harvester ant, Pogonomyrmex californicus. Journal of Experimental Biology Online. 215:454-460.
Mate preference and disease risk in Zootermopsis angusticollis (Isoptera:Termopsidae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosengaus, R.B., James, L., Hartke, T.R., Brent, C.S. 2011. Mate preference and disease risk in Zootermopsis angusticollis (Isoptera:Termopsidae. Environmental Entomology. 40(6):1554-1565.
Laboratory investigation of triple marking the parasitoid Gonatocerus ashmeadi (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) with a fluorescent dye and two animal proteins - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Irvin, N.A., Hagler, J.R., Hoddle, M.S. 2012. Laboratory investigation of triple marking the parasitoid Gonatocerus ashmeadi (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) with a fluorescent dye and two animal proteins. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 143:1-12.
Population genetic structure and colony breeding system in dampwood termites (Zootermopsis angusticollis and Z. nevadensis nuttingi) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Booth, W., Brent, C.S., Calleri, D.V., Rosengaus, R.B., Traniello, J.F., Vargo, E.L. 2011. Population genetic structure and colony breeding system in dampwood termites (Zootermopsis angusticollis and Z. nevadensis nuttingi). Insectes Sociaux. 59:127-137.
Quantifying the area-wide dispersal patterns of honeybees in commercial alfalfa fields - (Proceedings)
Hagler, J.R., Mueller, S., Teuber, L.R., Van Deynze, A. 2011. Quantifying the area-wide dispersal patterns of honeybees in commercial alfalfa fields. The Science of Gene Flow in Agriculture and its Role in Co-existence. 43-45.
Imidacloprid in Melon Guttation Fluid: A Mode of Exposure for Pest and Beneficial Organisms - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoffmann, E.J., Castle, S.J. 2012. Imidacloprid in Melon Guttation Fluid: A Mode of Exposure for Pest and Beneficial Organisms. Journal of Economic Entomology. 105(1):67-71.
Assassin Bugs Top the Food Web - (Other)
Brown, L., Vandervoet, T., Ellsworth, P., Naranjo, S.E. 2011. Assassin Bugs Top the Food Web. Extension Fact Sheets. Field Crop IPM Shorts, Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona.
Identification of specific sites in the third intracellular loop and carboxyl terminus of the Bombyx mori PBAN receptor crucial for ligand-induced internalization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Lee, J., Mastsumoto, S. 2011. Identification of specific sites in the third intracellular loop and carboxyl terminus of the Bombyx mori PBAN receptor crucial for ligand-induced internalization. Insect Molecular Biology. 20(6):801-811.
Big-Eyed Bugs Have Big Appetite for Pests - (Other)
Asiimwe, P., Brown, L., Vandervoet, T., Ellsworth, P., Naranjo, S.E. 2011. Big-Eyed Bugs Have Big Appetite for Pests. Field Crop IPM Shorts, Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona, Tucson Extension Fact Sheets. 08/2011.
Female attractiveness modulated by a male-derived antiaphrodisiac pheromone in a plant bug     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brent, C.S., Byers, J.A. (2011). Female attractiveness modulated by a male-derived antiaphrodisiac pheromone in a plant bug. Animal Behaviour, 82:937-943.
Impact of Lygus spp. (Hemiptera: Miridae) on damage, yield and quality of lesquerella (Physaria fendleri), a potential new oil-seed crop - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Naranjo, S.E., Ellsworth, P.C., Dierig, D.A. 2011. Impact of Lygus spp. (Hemiptera: Miridae) on damage, yield and quality of lesquerella (Physaria fendleri), a potential new oil-seed crop. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104: 1575-1583.
Untangling the web...spiders in Arizona fields     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Mostafa, A., Brown, L., Ellsworth, P., Barlow, V., Naranjo, S.E. 2011. Untangling the web...spiders in Arizona fields. Field Crop IPM Shorts, Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona Extension Fact Sheets. 7/2011
Keeping Cotton Green     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Ellsworth, P., Brown, L., Fournier, A., Li, X., Palumbo, J., Naranjo, S.E. 2011. Keeping Cotton Green. Field Crop IPM Shorts, Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona, Tucson. Extension Fact Sheets. 7/2011.
Soft-bodied Collops likes soft bodies     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Ellsworth, P., Mostafa, A., Brown, L., Naranjo, S.E. 2011. Soft-bodied Collops likes soft bodies. Field Crop IPM Shorts, Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona, Tucson, Extension Fact Sheets. 7/2011.
Reproduction, dominance, and caste: endocrine profiles of queens and workers of the ant Harpegnathos saltator     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Penick, C.A., Liebig, J., Brent, C.S. 2011. Reproduction, dominance, and caste: endocrine profiles of queens and workers of the ant Harpegnathos saltator. Journal of Comparative Physiology. 197(11):1063-1071.
$1+ Cotton? New Thresholds     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Ellsworth, P., Brown, L., Fournier, A., Naranjo, S.E. 2011. $1+ Cotton? New Thresholds. Field Crop IPM Shorts, Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona, Tucson. Extension Fact Sheets. 7/2011.
Analysis of vertical distributions and effective flight layers of insects: three-dimensional simulation of flying insects and catch at trap heights - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Byers, J.A. 2011. Analysis of vertical distributions and effective flight layers of insects: three-dimensional simulation of flying insects and catch at trap heights. Environmental Entomology. 40(5):1210-1222.
Large scale, spatially-explicit test of the refuge strategy for delaying insecticide resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carriere, Y., Ellers, K.C., Harthfield, K., Degain, B., Barkley, C.D., Dennehy, T., Ellsworth, P., Li, X., Fournier, A., Larocque, G., Outilleul, P., Antilla, L., Naranjo, S.E., Palumbo, J., Tabashnik, B. 2011. Large scale, spatially-explicit test of the refuge strategy for delaying insecticide resistance. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 109:775-780.
An immunological approach to quantify consumption of protein-tagged Lygus hesperus by the entire cotton predator assemblage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hagler, J.R. 2011. An immunological approach to quantify consumption of protein-tagged Lygus hesperus by the entire cotton predator assemblage. Biological Control. 58 (2011) 337–345.
Hormone signaling linked to silkmoth sex pheromone biosynthesis involves Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II-mediated phosphorylation of the insect PAT family protein Bombyx mori lipid storage droplet protein-1(BmLsd) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ohnishi, A., Hull, J.J., Kaji, M., Hashimoto, K., Lee, J.M., Tsuneizumi, K., Suzuki, T., Dohmae, N., Matsumoto, S. 2011. Hormone signaling linked to silkmoth sex pheromone biosynthesis involves Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II-mediated phosphorylation of the insect PAT family protein Bombyx mori lipid storage droplet protein-1 (BmLsd1). Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286(27):24101-24112.
Cantaloupe Insects: Ecology and Control - (Book / Chapter)
Castle, S.J., Palumbo, J.C. 2011. Cantaloupe Insects: Ecology and Control. Encyclopedia of Pest Management. 10.1081/E-EPM.
Intergenerational effect of juvenile hormone on offspring in Pogonomyrmex harvester ants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Helms Cahan, S., Graves, C.J., Brent, C.S. 2011. Intergenerational effect of juvenile hormone on offspring in Pogonomyrmex harvester ants. Journal of Comparative Physiology. 181(8):991.
Baseline Susceptibilities of B- and Q-biotype Bemisia tabaci to anthranilic diamides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xianchun, L., Degain, B.A., Harpold, V.S., Marcon, P.G., Nichols, R.L., Fournier, A.J., Naranjo, S.E., Palumbo, J.C., Ellsworth, P.C. 2012. Baseline Susceptibilities of B- and Q-biotype Bemisia tabaci to anthranilic diamides. Pest Management Science. 68:83-91.
Deciphering Scavenging Propensity Among Arthropod Predators. - (Proceedings)
Zilnik, G., Hagler, J.R. 2011. Deciphering Scavenging Propensity Among Arthropod Predators.. Meeting Abstract. pg 15.
Gene Flow in Seed Alfalfa: A Summary of Recent Research - (Proceedings)
Mueller, S.C., Teuber, L.R., Hagler, J.R. 2011. Gene Flow in Seed Alfalfa: A Summary of Recent Research. California Alfalfa Symposium Proceedings. 43-45.
Adventures among ants: a global safari with a cast of trillions     Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Brent, C.S. 2011. Adventures Among Ants: A Global Safari with a Cast of Trillions. American Entomologist. Vol. 57, No.2.
Foraging range of honey bees, Apis mellifera, in alfalfa seed production fields - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hagler, J.R., Mueller, S., Teuber, L.R., Machtley, S.A., Deynze, A.V. 2011. Foraging range of honey bees, Apis mellifera, in alfalfa seed production fields. Journal of Insect Science. 11:144.
A Potential Sampling Error Associated with Insect Protein Mark-Capture Data. - (Proceedings)
Zilnik, G., Hagler, J.R. 2011. A Potential Sampling Error Associated with Insect Protein Mark-Capture Data.. Meeting Abstract. 47.
Sequential sampling plans for estimating censity of glassy-winged sharpshooter, homalodisca vitripennis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) on citrus     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Naranjo, S.E., Castle, S.J. 2010. Sequential sampling plans for estimating density of glassy-winged sharpshooter, homalodisca vitripennis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) on citrus. Crop Protection Journal.29:1363-1370.
Functional role of STIM1 and Orai1 in silkmoth (Bombyx mori) sex pheromone production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hull, J.J., Lee, J.M., Matsumoto, S. 2010. Functional role of STIM1 and Orai1 in silkmoth (Bombyx mori) sex pheromone production. Communicative and Integrative Biology. 3(3):240-242.
Leaving A Mark: A Comparison Arthropod Protein Marking Protocols - (Proceedings)
Slosky, L., Hagler, J.R., Machtley, S.A. 2010. Leaving A Mark: A Comparison Arthropod Protein Marking Protocols. In the University of Arizona Undergraduate Biology Research Program,21st Annual Conference,Jan. 23,2010
The Use of Protein Markers to Pinpoint Predation Events - (Proceedings)
Hagler, J.R. 2009. The Use of Protein Markers to Pinpoint Predation Events. Integrated Pest Management Symposium Workshop Proceedings. 19.4 pg 35.
Tracking Pollinator Movement with Protein Markers to Enhance Gene Flow Evaluations. - (Proceedings)
Mueller, S.C., Hagler, J.R., Teuber, L.R. 2009. Tracking Pollinator Movement with Protein Markers to Enhance Gene Flow Evaluations.. Integrated Pest Management Symposium Workshop Proceedings. 19.5 pg 35.
The Problem of False Positives in Protein Marking Techniques - (Proceedings)
Sheller, F.J., Rosenheim, J.A., Hagler, J.R. 2009. The Problem of False Positives in Protein Marking Techniques. Integrated Pest Management Symposium Workshop Proceedings. 19.6 pg 35.
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