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Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Chemical Biology of Insect and Plant Signaling Systems

Location: Chemistry Research Unit

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

Isolation and structural elucidation of acidic terpenoid phytoalexins in maize and their interactions with Aspergillus flavus - (Abstract Only)
(24-Jul-14)
Precocene-I inhibits juvenile hormone biosynthesis, ovarian activation, aggression and alters sterility signal production in bumble bee (Bombus terrestris) workers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Amsalem, A., Teal, P.E., Grozinger, C.M., Hefetz, A. 2014. Precocene-I inhibits juvenile hormone biosynthesis, ovarian activation, aggression and alters sterility signal production in bumble bee (Bombus terrestris) workers. Journal of Experimental Biology Online. 217:3178-3185.
Elucidating induced plant defenses: the use of targeted metabolomics as a bridge from elicitation to response - (Abstract Only)
(23-May-14)
The novel maize 9-lipoxygenase, ZmLOX12, is required to mount an effective defense against Fusarium verticillioides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(01-May-14)
Fruit and host-derived compounds and their effect on orientation and oviposition in Tephritid parasitoids - (Abstract Only)
(02-Mar-14)
Small hive beetles, honeybees, yeast and plants: evolution of an insect pest - (Abstract Only)
(03-Feb-14)
Hormones and pheromones in regulation of insect behavior - (Abstract Only)
(03-Feb-14)
Development and assessment of plant-based synthetic odor baits for surveillance and control of Malaria vectors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(27-Jan-14)
Biosynthesis, regulation and roles of monocot terpenoid phytoalexins - (Review Article)
(17-Jan-14)
Identification of methyl farnesoate from the hemolymph of insects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Teal, P.E., Jones, D., Jones, G., Torto, B., Nyasembe, V., Borgemister, C., Alborn, H.T., Kaplan, F., Boucias, D., Lietze, V. 2014. Identification of methyl farnesoate from the hemolymph of insects. Journal of Natural Products. 77(2):402-405.
Field distribution of Dasineura oxycoccana (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) adults, larvae, pupae, and parasitoids and evaluation of monitoring trap designs in Florida - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rhodes, E.M., Benda, N.D., Liburd, O.E. 2014. Field distribution of Dasineura oxycoccana (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) adults, larvae, pupae, and parasitoids and evaluation of monitoring trap designs in Florida. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107(1):310-318.
Plasmodium falciparum infection increases Anopheles gambiae attraction to nectar sources and sugar uptake - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nyasembea, V.0., Teal, P.E., Sawaa, P., Tumlinson, J.H., Borgemeistera, C., Torto, B. 2014. Plasmodium falciparum infection increases Anopheles gambiae attraction to nectar sources and sugar uptake. Current Biology. 24:1-5.
Examining the role of foraging and malvolio in host-finding behavior in the honey bee parasite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cabrera, A.R., Shirk, P.D., Donohue, K.V., Grozinger, C.M., Evans, J.D., Teal, P.E. 2013. Examining the role of foraging and malvolio in host-finding behavior in the honey bee parasite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman). Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 0(0)1-15.
Semiochemical based attraction of small hive beetle: a window into evolution and invasive biology - (Abstract Only)
(14-Nov-13)
Head-group acylation of monogalactosyldiacylglycerol is a common stress response, but the acyl-galactose acyl composition varies with the plant species and applied stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vu, H.S., Roth, M.R., Tamura, P., Samarakoon, T., Shiva, S., Honey, S., Lowe, K., Schmelz, E.A., Williams, T.D., Welti, R. 2014. Head-group acylation of monogalactosyldiacylglycerol is a common stress response, but the acyl-galactose acyl composition varies with the plant species and applied stress. Physiologia Plantarum. 150:517-528.
A 13-Lipoxygenase, Tomloxc, Is Essential for Synthesis of Five Carbon Flavor Volatiles in Tomato - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shen, J., Tieman, D., Jones, J.B., Taylor, M.G., Schmelz, E.A., Huffaker, A., Bies, D., Chen, K., Klee, H.J. 2014. A 13-lipoxygenase, TomloxC, is essential for synthesis of five carbon flavor volatiles in tomato. Journal of Experimental Botany. 65(2):419-428.
Sesquiterpene action, and morphogenetic signaling through the ortholog of retinoid X receptor, in higher Diptera - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(11-Oct-13)
Two closely related members of Arabidopsis 13-LOXs, LOX3 and LOX4, reveal distinct functions in response to plantparasitic nematode infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ozalvo, R., Cabrera, J., Escobar, C., Christensen, S.A., Borrego, E.J., Kolomiets, M.V., Castresana, C., Iberkleid, I., Horowitz, S.B. 2014. Two closely related members of Arabidopsis 13-LOXs, LOX3 and LOX4, reveal distinct functions in response to plantparasitic nematode infection. Molecular Plant Pathology. 15(4):319-332.
Volatile chemicals released by Tephritid flies as a tool to understanding species diversity - (Abstract Only)
(24-Aug-13)
Identification of three Halloween genes from the varroa mite and their expression during brood cell invasion - (Abstract Only)
(18-Aug-13)
European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) induced defenses in maize enhance susceptibility in maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dafoe, N.J., Thomas, J.D., Shirk, P.D., Legaspi, M.E., Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Teal, P.E., Schmelz, E.A. 2013. European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) induced defenses in maize enhance susceptibility in maize. PLoS One. 8(9):1-18.
Methyl farnesoate action, and morphogenetic signaling through the ligand binding pocket of the ortholog of the retinoid X receptor, in higher dipter - (Abstract Only)
(26-Jul-13)
Maize pathogens suppress inducible phytoalexin production to thwart innate plant immunity - (Abstract Only)
(25-Jul-13)
Isolation and identificaton of novel terpenoid phytoalexins in maize - (Abstract Only)
(17-Jul-13)
First ever isolation of cytotoxic triterpenoid 2-hydroxydiplopterol from plant source     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tanveer, M., Ur-Rehman, H., Sims, J.W., Choudhary, M.I., Hamann, M.T. 2013. First ever isolation of cytotoxic triterpenoid 2-hydroxydiplopterol from plant source. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research. 7(27):2040-2042.
Development of kairomone based control programs for cocoa pod borer - (Abstract Only)
(03-Jul-13)
Identification and molecular cloning of three Halloween genes in the varroa mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) (Acari: Varroidae) - (Abstract Only)
(26-Jun-13)
Blueberry gall midge: A major insect pest of blueberries in the southeastern United States     Reprint Icon - (Popular Publication)
Liburd, O.E., Sarzynski, E.M., Benda, N.D., Rhodes, E.M., Sampson, B.J. 2013. Blueberry gall midge: A major insect pest of blueberries in the southeastern United States. Extension Publications. University of Florida IFAS Extension ENY-825.
Maize kauralexins: insights into structure, function, and biosynthesis - (Abstract Only)
(05-Jun-13)
RXR function requires binding to an endogenous terpenoid ligand - (Abstract Only)
(03-Jun-13)
Genomic organization and reproductive regulation of a carrier/storage protein in the Varroa Mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cabrera Cordon, A.R., Shirk, P.D., Duehl, A.J., Donohue, K.V., Grozinger, C.M., Evans, J.D., Teal, P.E. 2013. Genomic organization and reproductive regulation of a carrier/storage protein in the Varroa Mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman). Insect Molecular Biology. 22(5):505-522.
Complex marine natural products as potential epigenetic and production regulators of antibiotics from a marine Pseudomonas aeruginosa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, B., Waters, A.L., Sims, J.W., Fullmer, A., Ellison, S., Hamann, M.T. 2013. Complex marine natural products as potential epigenetic and production regulators of antibiotics from a marine Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Microbial Ecology. 65:1068-1075.
An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of a competitive antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses - (Abstract Only)
(01-Mar-13)
Formation of the unusual semivolatile Diterpene Rhizathalene by the Arabidopsis Class I Terpene Synthase TPS08 in the root stele is involved in defense against belowground herbivory - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vaughan, M.M., Webster, F.X., Kiemle, D., Hong, Y.J., Tantillo, D.J., Wang, Q., Coates, R.M., Wray, A.T., Askew, W., O'Donnell, C., Tokuhisa, J.G., Tholl, D. 2012. Formation of the unusual semivolatile Diterpene Rhizathalene by the Arabidopsis Class I Terpene Synthase TPS08 in the root stele is involved in defense against belowground herbivory . The Plant Cell. 1-18.
The maize lipoxygenase, ZmLOX10, mediates green leaf volatile, jasmonate, and herbivore-induced plant volatile production for defense against insect attack - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Christensen, S.A., Nemchenko, A., Borrego, E., Murray, I., Sobhy, I.S., Bosak, L., Deblasio, S., Matthias, E., Christelle, R., Vaughn, K.A., Herrfurth, C., Tumlinson, J., Feussner, I., Jackson, D., Turlings, T., Engelberth, J., Nansen, C., Meeley, R., Kolomiets, M.V. 2013. The maize lipoxygenase, ZmLOX10, mediates green leaf volatile, jasmonate, and herbivore-induced plant volatile production for defense against insect attack. Plant Journal. 74:59-73.
Common host-derived chemicals increase catches of disease-transmitting mosquitoes and can improve early warning systems for rift valley fever virus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tchouassi, D.P., Sang, R., Sole, C.L., Bastos, A.D., Teal, P.E., Borgemeister, C., Torto, B. 2013. Common host-derived chemicals increase catches of disease-transmitting mosquitoes and can improve early warning systems for rift valley fever virus. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 7(1):1-11.
Semiochemical based attraction of Small Hive Beetle: a window into evolution and invasive biology - (Abstract Only)
(02-Dec-12)
Sex-specific mating pheromones in the nematode Panagrellus redivivus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Choe, A., Chuman, T., Von Reuss, S.H., Doseey, A.T., Yim, J., Ajredini, R., Kolawa, A.A., Kaplan, F., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E., Schroeder, F.C., Sternberg, P.W., Edison, A.S. 2012. Sex-specific mating pheromones in the nematode Panagrellus redivivus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 109(51):20949-20954.
Chemical communication in the honey bee scarab pest Oplostomus haroldi: role of (Z)-9-Pentacosene - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fombong, A.T., Teal, P.E., Arbogast, R.T., Ndegwa, P.N., Irungu, L.W., Torto, B. 2012. Chemical communication in the honey bee scarab pest Oplostomus haroldi: role of (Z)-9-Pentacosene. Journal of Chemical Ecology. DOI: 10.1007/s10886-012-0211-x.
Ligand binding pocket function of drosophila USP is necessary for metamorphosis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jones, G., Teal, P.E., Henrich, V., Krzywonos, A., Sapa, A., Wozniak, M., Smolka, J., Jones, D. 2013. Ligand binding pocket function of drosophila USP is necessary for metamorphosis. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 182:73-82.
Variable induction of vitellogenin genes in the varroa mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) by the honeybee, Apis mellifera L, host and its environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cabrera Cordon, A.R., Shirk, P.D., Duehl, A.J., Evans, J.D., Teal, P.E. 2013. Variable induction of vitellogenin genes in the varroa mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) by the honeybee, Apis mellifera L, host and its environment. Insect Molecular Biology. 22(1):88-103.
Behavioural response of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae to host plant volatiles and synthetic blends - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nyasembe, V.0., Teal, P.E., Mukabana, V.R., Tumlinson, J.H., Torto, B. 2012. Behavioural response of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae to host plant volatiles and synthetic blends. Parasites & Vectors. 5:234.
An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of an antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmelz, E.A., Huffaker, A., Carroll, M.J., Alborn, H.T., Ali, J.G., Teal, P.E. 2012. An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of an antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses . Plant Physiology. 160(3):1468-1478.
Evidence for potential of managing some african fruit fly species (Diptera: Tephritidae) using the mango fruit fly host-marking pheromone - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kachigamba, D.L., Ekesi, S., Ndung'U, M.W., Gitonga, L.M., Teal, P.E., Torto, B. 2012. Evidence for potential of managing some african fruit fly species (Diptera: Tephritidae) using the mango fruit fly host-marking pheromone. Journal of Economic Entomology. 105(6):2068-2075.
A scientific note on the comparison of airborne volatiles produced by commercial bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) and honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies - (Research Notes)
Graham, J.R., Carroll, M.J., Teal, P.E., Ellis, J.D. 2012. A scientific note on the comparison of airborne volatiles produced by commercial bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) and honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies. Apidologie. 44:110-112.
Transcriptional changes associated with lack of lipid synthesis in parasitoids - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Visser, B., Roelofs, D., Hahn, D.A., Teal, P.E., Marien, J., Ellers, J. 2012. Transcriptional changes associated with lack of lipid synthesis in parasitoids. Genome Biology and Evolution. 752-762.
Occurrence, diversity and pattern of damage of Oplostomus species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), honey bee pests in Kenya     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fombong, A.T., Mumoki, F.N., Muli, E., Masiga, D.K., Arbogast, R.T., Teal, P.E., Torto, B. 2012. Occurrence, diversity and pattern of damage of Oplostomus species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), honey bee pests in Kenya. Apidologie. DOI: 10.1007/s13592-012-0149-6.
Physcomitrella patens activates reinforcement of the cell wall, programmed cell death and accumulation of evolutionary conserved defense signals...upon Botrytis cinerea infection     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ponce De Leon, I., Schmelz, E.A., Gaggero, C., Castro, A., Alvarez, A., Montesano, M. 2012. Physcomitrella patens activates reinforcement of the cell wall, programmed cell death and accumulation of evolutionary conserved defense signals...upon Botrytis cinerea infection. Molecular Plant Pathology. DOI: 10.1111/J.1364-3703.2012.00806.X.
Interspecific nematode signals regulate dispersal behavior - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kaplan, F., Alborn, H.T., Von Reuss, S.H., Ajredini, R., Ali, J.G., Akyazi, F., Stelinski, L.L., Edison, A.S., Schroeder, F.C., Teal, P.E. 2012. Interspecific nematode signals regulate dispersal behavior. PLoS One. 7(6):1-8.
Subterranean, herbivore-induced plant volatile increases biological control activity of multiple beneficial nematode species in distinct habitats - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ali, J.G., Alborn, H.T., Campos-Herrera, R., Kaplan, F., Duncan, L.W., Rodriquez-Saona, C., Koppenhofer, A.M., Stelinski, L.L. 2012. Subterranean, herbivore-induced plant volatile increases biological control activity of multiple beneficial nematode species in distinct habitats. PLoS One. 7(6):1-8.
Effects of honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) queen insemination volume on worker behavior and physiology - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nino, E.L., Malka, O., Hefetz, A., Teal, P.E., Hayes, J., Grozinger, C.M. 2012. Effects of honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) queen insemination volume on worker behavior and physiology. Journal of Insect Physiology. 58:1082-1089.
Cloning and submission to the Natural Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) database of two complete vitellogenin genes from the varroa mite, Varroa destructor - (Other)
Cabrera Cordon, A.R., Shirk, P.D., Evans, J.D., Teal, P.E. 2012. Cloning and submission to the Natural Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) database of two complete vitellogenin genes from the varroa mite, Varroa destructor. Genbank. JQ974976-JQ974977.
Precocious sexual signalling and mating in Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) sterile males achieved through juvenile hormone treatment and protein supplements - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liendo, M.C., Devescovi, F., Bachmann, G.E., Utges, M.E., Abraham, S., Vera, M.T., Lanzavecchia, S.B., Bouvet, J.P., Gomez-Cendra, P., Hendrichs, J., Teal, P.E., Cladera, J.L., Segura, D.F. 2012. Precocious sexual signalling and mating in Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) sterile males achieved through juvenile hormone treatment and protein supplements. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 10-22.
Aggregation behavior of the southern chinch bug (Hemiptera: Blissidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Addesso, K.M., Mcauslane, H.J., Cherry, R. 2012. Aggregation behavior of the southern chinch bug (Hemiptera: Blissidae). Environmental Entomology. 41(4):887-895.
Mass spectral determination of phenylacetonitrile (PAN) levels in body tissues of adult desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Amwayi, P.W., Masiga, D.K., Govender, P., Teal, P.E., Torto, B. 2012. Mass spectral determination of phenylacetonitrile (PAN) levels in body tissues of adult desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria. Journal of Insect Physiology. 58:1037-1041.
Chemical signals that mediate insect-fungal interactions - (Book / Chapter)
Boucias, D.G., Lietze, V., Teal, P.E. 2012. Chemical signals that mediate insect-fungal interactions. In: Witzany, G. Biocommunication of Fungi. Burmoos, Austria: Tetos-Philosophische Praxis. 305-336.
Maize terpene volatiles serve as precursors to an array of defensive phytoalexins following insect and pathogen attack - (Abstract Only)
(14-Feb-12)
Induced release of a plant-defense volatile 'deceptively' attracts insect vectors to plants infected with a bacterial pathogen     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mann, R.S., Ali, J.G., Hermann, S.L., Tiwari, S., Pelz-Stelinski, K., Alborn, H.T., Stelinski, L.L. 2012. Induced release of a plant-defense volatile 'deceptively' attracts insect vectors to plants infected with a bacterial pathogen. PLoS Pathogens. 8(3):e1002610. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002610.
Maize terpene volatiles serve as precursors to an array of defensive phytoalexins following insect and pathogen attack - (Abstract Only)
(03-Feb-12)
Illumina sequencing of green stink bug nymph and adult cdna to identify potential rnai gene targets - (Proceedings)
Van Kretschmar, J.B., Donohue, K.V., Cabrera Cordon, A.R., Magalhaes, L.C., Sorenson, C.E., Bacheler, J.S., Khalil, S.M., Roe, R.M. 2012. Illumina sequencing of green stink bug nymph and adult cdna to identify potential rnai gene targets. Beltwide Cotton Conferences. 1090-1096.
Foraging behavior of the Blue Morpho and other tropical butterflies: The chemical and electrophysiological basis of olfactory preferences and the role of color - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sourakov, A., Duehl, A.J., Sourakov, A. 2012. Foraging behavior of the Blue Morpho and other tropical butterflies: The chemical and electrophysiological basis of olfactory preferences and the role of color. Psyche. 2012:1-10.
Semichemical based attraction of small hive beetle: a window into evolution and invasive biology - (Abstract Only)
(17-Nov-11)
Banded cucumber beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) resistance in romaine lettuce: understanding latex chemistry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sethi, A., Alborn, H.T., Mcauslane, H.J., Nuessly, G.S., Nagata, R.T. 2012. Banded cucumber beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) resistance in romaine lettuce: understanding latex chemistry. Arthropod-Plant Interactions. 6:269-281.
Blends of ascarosides regulate dispersal in nematodes - (Abstract Only)
(09-Oct-11)
Synthesis of the Caeliferins, elicitors of plant immune responses: accessing Lipophilic natural products via cross metathesis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Doherty, I., Yim, J.J., Schmelz, E.A., Schroeder, F.C. 2011. Synthesis of the Caeliferins, elicitors of plant immune responses: accessing Lipophilic natural products via cross metathesis. Organic Letters. 13(21):5900-5903.
Monitoring grape berry moth (Paralobesia vitianna: Lepidoptera) in commercial vineyards using a host plant based synthetic lure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Loeb, G., Ho Cha, D., Hesler, S., Linn, C., Zhang, A., Teal, P.E., Roelofs, W. 2011. Monitoring grape berry moth (Paralobesia vitianna: Lepidoptera) in commercial vineyards using a host plant based synthetic lure. Environmental Entomology. 40:1511-1522.
Kauralexins: newly discovered ent-kaurane-related diterpenoid phytoalexins in maize - (Abstract Only)
(07-Aug-11)
Maize defense response against the european corn borer (Ostrinia nubilaslis): a losing battle? - (Abstract Only)
(07-Aug-11)
Chemical ecology and isolation of biologically active compounds from parasitic nematodes - (Abstract Only)
(06-Aug-11)
Root zone chemical ecology: Semiochemically mediated manipulations of nematode behavior - (Abstract Only)
(24-Jul-11)
Rapidly induced chemical defenses in maize stems and their effects on short-term growth of Ostrinia nubilalis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dafoe, N.J., Huffaker, A., Vaughan, M.M., Duehl, A.J., Teal, P.E., Schmelz, E.A. 2011. Rapidly induced chemical defenses in maize stems and their effects on short-term growth of Ostrinia nubilalis. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 37:984-991.
Density-based regulation of ascr#2 and ascr#4 expression in Caenorhabditis elegans - (Abstract Only)
(22-Jun-11)
Resistance monitoring of Heliothis virescens to pyramided cotton varieties with a hydrateable, artificial cotton leaf bioassay - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cabrera Cordon, A.R., Kreschmar, J.V., Bacheler, J.S., Burrack, H., Sorenson, C.E., Michael, R.R. 2011. Resistance monitoring of Heliothis virescens to pyramided cotton varieties with a hydrateable, artificial cotton leaf bioassay. Crop Protection Journal. 30:1196-1201.
Enhancing efficacy of Mexican fruit fly SIT programmes by large-scale incorporation of methoprene into pre-release diet     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gomez, Y., Teal, P.E., Pereira, R. 2012. Enhancing efficacy of Mexican fruit fly SIT programmes by large-scale incorporation of methoprene into pre-release diet. Journal of Applied Entomology. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0418.2011.01695.x.
Improving sterile male performance in support of programmes integrating the sterile insect technique against fruit flies     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pereira, R., Yuval, B., Liedo, P., Teal, P.E., Shelly, T.E., Mcinnis, D.O., Hendrichs, J. 2012. Improving sterile male performance in support of programmes integrating the sterile insect technique against fruit flies. Journal of Applied Entomology. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0418.2011.01664.x.
Fragrance composition of Dendrophylax lindenii (Orchidaceae) using novel technique applied in situ - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sadler, J.J., Smith, J.M., Zettler, L.W., Alborn, H.T., Richardson, L.W. 2011. Fragrance composition of Dendrophylax lindenii (Orchidaceae) using novel technique applied in situ. European Journal of Environmental Sciences. Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 137-141.
An aeroponic culture system for the study of root herbivory on Arabidopsis thaliana - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vaughan, M.M., Tholl, D., Tokuhisa, J.G. 2011. An aeroponic culture system for the study of root herbivory on Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Methods. 7(5):1-10.
Eavesdropping on plant volatiles by a specialist moth: significance of ratio and concentration - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cha, D.A., Linn Jr., C.E., Teal, P.E., Zhang, A., Roelofs, W.L., Loeb, G.M. 2011. Eavesdropping on plant volatiles by a specialist moth: significance of ratio and concentration. PLoS One. 6(2):1-8.
New approach for the study of mite reproduction: the first transcriptome analysis of a mite, Phytoseiulus persimilis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cabrera Cordon, A.R., Donohue, K.V., Khalil, S.M., Scholl, E., Opperman, C., Sonenshine, D.E., Roe, R.M. 2011. New approach for the study of mite reproduction: the first transcriptome analysis of a mite, Phytoseiulus persimilis (Acari: Phytoseiidae). Journal of Insect Physiology. 57:52-61.
Effect of methoprene application, adult food and feeding duration on male melon fly starvation survival     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haq, I., Caceres, C., Liedo, P., Soriano, D., Jessup, A., Hendrichs, J., Teal, P.E., Robinson, A.S. 2012. Effect of methoprene application, adult food and feeding duration on male melon fly starvation survival. Journal of Applied Entomology. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0418.2010.01575.x.
Response of the small hive beetle (Aethina tumida) to a blend of chemicals identified from honeybee (Apis mellifera) volatiles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torto, B., Suazo, A., Alborn, H.T., Tumlinson Iii, J.H., Teal, P.E. 2005. Response of the small hive beetle (Aethina tumida) to a blend of chemicals identified from honeybee (Apis mellifera) volatiles. Apidologie. 36:523-532.
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