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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Control of Tarnished Plant Bugs by Biocontrol and Other Methods

Location: Southern Insect Management Research Unit

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

Effects of morning and night application of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton - (Abstract Only)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. Effects of morning and night application of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. Belwide Cotton conference, January 5-8, 2014, New Orleans, LA. pp.729-734.
A novel bioassay to evaluate the potential of Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the Insect growth regulator novaluron against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. A novel bioassay to evaluate the potential of Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the Insect growth regulator novaluron against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet. Journal of Insect Science. 14:1-13. Available online: http://www.insectscience.org/14.114.
Life tables as tools of evaluation and quality control for arthropod mass production - (Book / Chapter)
Portilla, M., Morales Ramos, J.A., Rojas, M.G., Blanco, C. 2013. Life tables as tools of evaluation and quality control for arthropod mass production. In: J. A. Morales-Ramos, M. G. Rojas and D. I. Shapiro-Ilan [Eds.]. Mass Production of Beneficial Organisims: Invertebrates and Entomopathogens. Academic Press, San Diego, CA. pgs 241-275.
Field evaluation on the lethal effect of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton - (Abstract Only)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. Field evaluation on the lethal effect of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. Proceeding of Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 7-10, 2013 San Antonio, Texas p.254.
A novel bioassay to evaluate Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the insect growth regulator, novaluron, against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet - (Abstract Only)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2012. A novel bioassay to evaluate Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the insect growth regulator, novaluron, against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet. National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Proceeding of 3rd Intenational Lygus Symposium, October 28-31, 2012, Scottsdal, AZ. http://ag.arizona.edu/apmc/3rdILS/Presentations_and_Posters/Portilla_poster.pdf
The effect of temperature and exposure to Beauveria bassiana on tarnished plant bugs Lygus lineolaris (Heteroptera: Miridae) population dynamics and the broader implications of treating insects with entomopathogenic fungi     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ugine, T.A. 2011. The effect of temperature and exposure to Beauveria bassiana on tarnished plant bugs Lygus lineolaris (Heteroptera: Miridae) population dynamics and the broader implications of treating insects with entomopathogenic fungi. Biological Control. 59(3):373-383.
Last Modified: 10/25/2014
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