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Insect/Mite Host Plant Interactions
item Belowground herbivore tolerance involves delayed overcompensatory root regrowth in maize (Sep 2015)
item Resistance to downy mildew in lettuce ‘La Brillante’ is conferred by dm50 gene and multiple QTL (Sep 2015)
item The invasive American weed parthenium hysterophorus can negatively impact malaria control in Africa (Sep 2015)
item Breeding lettuce for fresh-cut processing (Sep 2015)
item A new Metaculus species (Acari: Eriophyoidea) on Diplotaxis tenuifolia (Brassicaceae) from Serbia: a combined description using morphology and DNA barcode data (Sep 2015)
item Maize death acids, 9-lipoxygenase-derived cyclopente(a)nones,display activity as cytotoxic phytoalexins and transcriptional mediators (Sep 2015)
item Cryptic speciation in the Acari: a function of species lifestyles or our ability to separate species? (Sep 2015)
item Developing resistance for watermelon against whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) (Sep 2015)
item Insect pathogens as biological control agents: back to the future (Aug 2015)
item Effects of three novel resistant black raspberry selections on Amphorophora agathonica feeding behavior and performance (Aug 2015)
item Sustainable lettuce: Adaptability to uncertain production conditions (Aug 2015)
item Transcriptional analysis of susceptible and resistant European corn borer strains and their response to Cry1F protoxin (Jul 2015)
item Infestation by Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) and incidence of whitefly-transmitted viruses after the application of four biorational insecticides in some crops in Egypt (Jul 2015)
item Characterization of twelve novel microsatellite markers of Sogatella furcifera (Horváth) (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) identified from next generation sequence data (Jul 2015)
item Humidity implications for populations of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) on blueberry (Jul 2015)
item Indicators of climate change in Idaho: An assessment framework for coupling biophysical change and social perception (Jul 2015)
item Editorial: Special issue highlighting research presented at the 25th IWGO Conference, Chicago 2014 (Jul 2015)
item Application of chlorophyll fluorescence imaging and hyperspectral imaging in evaluation of decay in fresh-cut lettuce (Jun 2015)
item USDA lettuce breeding and genetics (Jun 2015)
item Linkage of an ABCC transporter to a single QTL that controls Ostrinia nubilalis larval resistance to the Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Fa toxin (Jun 2015)
item Male- and female-biased gene expression of olfactory-related genes in the antennae of Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) (Jun 2015)
item Emergence and early survival of early versus late seral species in Great Basin restoration in two different soil types (Jun 2015)
item Effect of seed blends and soil-insecticide on western and northern corn rootworm emergence from mCry3A + eCry3.1Ab Bt maize (Jun 2015)
item Analysis of bibliometric indicators to determine citation bias (Jun 2015)
item Selection of reference genes for RT-qPCR analysis in the monarch butterfly, Danaus plexippus (L.), a migrating bio-indicator (Jun 2015)
item Bacterial symbionts, Buchnera, and starvation on wing dimorphism in English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae (F.) (Homoptera: Aphididae) (May 2015)
item Potential of the desert locust schistocerca gregaria (Orthoptera: Acrididae) as an unconventional source of dietary and therapeutic sterols (May 2015)
item Non-defoliating and defoliating strains from cotton correlate with races 1 and 2 of Verticillium dahliae (May 2015)
item Differential life history trait associations of aphids with nonpersistent viruses in cucurbits (May 2015)
item An integrated approach to salt cedar control and rehabilitation (May 2015)
item Do heteropterans have longer molecular prey detectability half-lives than other predators? A test with Geocoris punctipes (Geocoridae) and Orius insidiosus (Anthocoridae). (Apr 2015)
item Male sexual behavior and pheromone emission is enhanced by exposure to guava fruit volatiles in Anastrepha fraterculus (Apr 2015)
item Detection of decay in fresh-cut lettuce using hyperspectral imaging and chlorophyll fluorescence imaging (Apr 2015)
item Distribution and movement of Drosophila suzukii into fruiting raspberry (Apr 2015)
item Semi-high throughput screening for potential drought-tolerance in lettuce (Lactuca sativa) germplasm collections (Apr 2015)
item Screening of wild and cultivated Capsicum germplasm reveals new sources of Verticillium wilt resistance (Apr 2015)
item Breeding and genetics of lettuce against race 2 of Verticillium wilt (Apr 2015)
item Genetics and breeding of bacterial leaf spot resistance (Apr 2015)
item Spatiotemporal Distribution of Chinavia hilaris (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Corn Farmscapes (Apr 2015)
item Monogalactosyldiacylglycerols as host recognition cues for western corn rootworm larvae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (Apr 2015)
item Selective sweep analysis in the genomes of the 91-R and 91-C Drosophila melanogaster strains reveals few of the ‘usual suspects’ in Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) resistance (Mar 2015)
item Accelerated and synchronized oviposition induced by flight of young females may intensify larval outbreaks of the rice leaf roller (Mar 2015)
item Multi-state Comparison of Attractants for Monitoring Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in Blueberries and Caneberries (Mar 2015)
item A massive expansion of effector genes underlies gall-formation in the wheat pest Mayetiola destructor (Mar 2015)
item Horizontal transfer of a non-autonomous Helitron among insect and viral genomes (Feb 2015)
item Quantitative differences in nourishment affect caste-related physiology and development in the paper wasp Polistes metricus (Feb 2015)
item Distribution of the black pecan aphid on pecan leaf surfaces: an overview (Feb 2015)
item Infestation of wild and ornamental non-crop fruits by Drosophila suzukii (Feb 2015)
item Host range of Verticillium isaacii and Verticillium klebahnii from artichoke, spinach, and lettuce (Feb 2015)
item Potential sources of whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) resistance in desert watermelon (Citrullus colocynthis) germplasm (Jan 2015)
item Red leaf lettuce breeding line with resistance to corky root, 06-810 (Jan 2015)
item Efficacy of commercially available predators, nematodes, and fungal entomopathogens for control of Drosophila suzukii (Jan 2015)
item Explaining the sawtooth: Latitudinal periodicity in a circadian gene correlates with shifts in generation number (Jan 2015)
item Field Suppression of the peachtree borer, Synanthedon exitiosa, using Steinernema carpocapsae: Effects of irrigation, a sprayable gel and application method (Jan 2015)
item An insect pupal cell with antimicrobial properties (Jan 2015)
item Characterization of biocontrol traits in Heterorhabditis floridensis: A species with broad temperature tolerance (Dec 2014)
item The inheritance of resistance to bacterial leaf spot of lettuce caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. vitians in three lettuce cultivars (Dec 2014)
item Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage-2014 (Dec 2014)
item Evolved differences in larval social behavior mediated by novel pheromones (Dec 2014)
item Three halloween genes from the varroa mite, varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) and their expression during reproduction (Dec 2014)
item Plant volatiles influence the African weaver ant-cashew tree mutualism (Dec 2014)
item Biological control of saltcedar (Tamarix spp.) by saltcedar leaf beetles (Diorhabda spp.): effects on small mammals (Dec 2014)
item Genomic analysis of the interaction between pesticide exposure and nutrition in honey bees (Apis mellifera) (Dec 2014)
item Multiple insect resistance in 77 commercial corn hybrids - 2014 (Nov 2014)
item Management of sweet potato leaf curl virus in sweetpotatoes using insecticides (Nov 2014)
item The novel monocot-specific 9-lipoxygenase, ZmLOX12 is required to mount an effective jasmonate-mediated defense against Fusarium verticillioides in maize (Nov 2014)
item Induced carbon reallocation and compensatory growth as root herbivore tolerance mechanisms (Nov 2014)
item Suppression of pecan and peach pathogens using metabolites or broths of from symbiotic bacteria obtained from the guts of entomopathogenic nematodes (Nov 2014)
item The mitochondrial genome of the American lotus borer, Ostrinia penitalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) (Oct 2014)
item Susceptibility to Bt proteins not required for Agrotis ipsilon aversion to Bt maize (Oct 2014)
item Using entomopathogenic nematodes for biological control of plum curculio, Conotrachelus nenuphar: Effects of irrigation and species in apple orchards (Oct 2014)
item The role of root architecture in foraging behavior of entomopathogenic nematodes (Oct 2014)
item Integrated pest management is the lucrative bridge connecting the ever emerging knowledge islands of genetics and ecology (Oct 2014)
item Evaluation of fall armyworm resistance in maize germplasm lines using visual leaf injury rating and predator survey (Oct 2014)
item Influence of brown stink bug feeding, planting date and sampling time on common smut infection of maize (Oct 2014)
item Common and unique cis-acting elements mediate xanthotoxin and flavone induction of the generalist P450 CYP321A1 (Sep 2014)
item Climate change and Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae): Impacts of temperature and carbon dioxide on life history (Sep 2014)
item Infectivity of Steinernema carpocapsae and S. feltiae to larvae and adults of the hazelnut weevil, Curculio nucum: Differential virulence and entry routes (Sep 2014)
item Effects of spinosad and neem on the efficacy of a nucleopolyhedrovirus on pickleworm larvae (Aug 2014)
item Infestation of grasses by eriophyoid mites (Acari: Eriophyoidea) in Turkey (Aug 2014)
item Precocene-I inhibits juvenile hormone biosynthesis, ovarian activation, aggression and alters sterility signal production in bumble bee (Bombus terrestris) workers (Aug 2014)
item Cloning, characterization, expression analysis and inhibition studies of a novel gene encoding Bowman-Birk type protease inhibitor from rice bean (Aug 2014)
item Changes in life history parameters of corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidus (Homoptera: Aphididae), under four different elevated temperature and CO2 combinations (Aug 2014)
item Biosynthesis, elicitation and roles of monocot terpenoid phytoalexins (Aug 2014)
item H33: A wheat gene providing Hessian fly resistance for the southeastern United States (Jul 2014)
item Isolating relative humidity: dual isotopes d18O and dD as deuterium deviations from the global meteoric water line (Jul 2014)
item The genetic structure of Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis, populations in China: Haplotype variance in Northern populations and potential impact on management of resistance to transgenic maize (Jul 2014)
item Toxicity of six plant extracts and two pyridine alkaloids from Ricinus communis against the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae (Jul 2014)
item Evaluation of tribenuron-methyl on sulfonylurea herbicide tolerant lettuce germplasm (Jul 2014)
item Suppression of pecan and peach pathogens on different substrates using Xenorhabdus bovienii and Photorhabdus luminescens (Jun 2014)
item Comparison of fumonisin contamination using HPLC and ELISA methods in Bt and near-isogenic maize hybrids infested with European corn borer or Western bean cutworm (Jun 2014)
item Survey of natural enemies of whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Egypt with new local and world records (Jun 2014)
item Emerging issues in Integrated Pest Management implementation and adoption in the North Central USA (Jun 2014)
item Genome-wide sequencing and an open reading frame analysis of dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) susceptible (91-C) and resistant (91-R) Drosophila melanogaster laboratory populations (Jun 2014)
item Breeding a super nematode for enhanced insect pest suppression (Jun 2014)
item Assembly and annotation of full mitochondrial genomes for the corn rootworm species, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera and D. barberi (Insecta: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), using Next Generation Sequence data (Jun 2014)
item Patterns of flight behavior and capacity of unmated navel orangeworm adults (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) related to age, gender, and wing size (Jun 2014)
item Two closely related members of Arabidopsis 13-LOXs, LOX3 and LOX4, reveal distinct functions in response to plantparasitic nematode infection (May 2014)
item Characterization and performance of 16 new inbred lines of lettuce (May 2014)
item Evaluating Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) immunomarking for mark-capture research (May 2014)
item Seasonal phenology of Amphorophora agathonica (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and spread of viruses in red raspberry in Washington (Apr 2014)
item Whitefly transmission of Sweet potato leaf curl virus in sweetpotato germplasm (Apr 2014)
item Effect of maize lines on larval fitness costs of Cry1F resistance in the European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) (Apr 2014)
item First-year establishment, biomass and seed production of early vs. late seral natives in two medusahead (Taeniatherum caputmedusae) invaded soils (Apr 2014)
item Head-group acylation of monogalactosyldiacylglycerol is a common stress response, but the acyl-galactose acyl composition varies with the plant species and applied stress (Apr 2014)
item Factors affecting flight capacity and invasive characteristics of brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) (Mar 2014)
item Genetic differentiation among Maruca vitrata F. (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) populations on cultivated cowpea and wild host plants: implications for insect resistance management and biological control strategies (Mar 2014)
item Notice of release of iceberg, romaine, and leaf lettuce breeding lines with improved disease resistance (Mar 2014)
item A chemical lure for stink bugs (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) is used as a kairomone by Astata occidentalis (Hymenoptera: sphecidae) (Mar 2014)
item Freezing and Desiccation Tolerance in Entomopathogenic Nematodes: Diversity and Correlation of Traits (Mar 2014)
item Influence of host plant nitrogen fertilization on haemolymph protein profiles of herbivore Spodoptera exigua and on the endoparasitiod Cotesia marginiventris development (Mar 2014)
item Raspberry viruses affect the behaviour and performance of Amphorophora agathonica in single and mixed infections (Mar 2014)
item Biocontrol potential of Steinernema thermophilum and its symbiont Xenorhabdus indica against lepidopteran pests: virulence to egg and larval stages (Mar 2014)
item Diversity among melon (Cucumis melo L.) landraces from the Indo-Gangetic plains of India and their genetic relationship with U.S.A. melon cultivars (Feb 2014)
item Development and assessment of plant-based synthetic odor baits for surveillance and control of Malaria vectors (Feb 2014)
item Plasmodium falciparum infection increases Anopheles gambiae attraction to nectar sources and sugar uptake (Feb 2014)
item Attractiveness of fermentation and related products to spotted wing Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae) (Feb 2014)
item Susceptibility and aversion of Spodoptera frugiperda to Cry1F Bt maize and considerations for insect resistance management (Feb 2014)
item Field distribution of Dasineura oxycoccana (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) adults, larvae, pupae, and parasitoids and evaluation of monitoring trap designs in Florida (Feb 2014)
item A 13-lipoxygenase, TomloxC, is essential for synthesis of five carbon flavor volatiles in tomato (Feb 2014)
item National sweet potato collaborators summary of data, 2013 (Jan 2014)
item Resistance of national sweetpotato collaborator's group genotypes to soil insect pests, Charleston, SC, 2013 (Jan 2014)
item Identification of methyl farnesoate from the hemolymph of insects (Jan 2014)
item QTL mapping, association mapping and marker assisted breeding in lettuce (Jan 2014)
item Proliferation and copy number variation of BEL-like long terminal repeat retrotransposons within the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera genome (Jan 2014)
item Development of a high-density intra-specific linkage map of lettuce using genotyping by sequencing (GBS) (Jan 2014)
item Earthworms enhance soil health and may also assist in improving biological insect pest suppression in pecans (Jan 2014)
item Aggregative group behavior in insect parasitic nematode disperal (Jan 2014)
item Baby leaf lettuce germplasm enhancement: developing diverse populations with resistance to bacterial leaf spot caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. vitians (Jan 2014)
item Restoring abandoned agricultural lands in cold desert shrublands: tradeoffs between water availability and invasive species (Jan 2014)
item Wheat curl mite and dry bulb mite: untangling a taxonomic conundrum through a multidisciplinary approach (Jan 2014)
item Introduction: Mass production for beneficial organisms (Jan 2014)
item Production of entomopathogenic nematodes (Jan 2014)
item Suppression of pecan scab and phytophthora using symbiotic bacteria and their byproducts (Jan 2014)
item Examining the role of foraging and malvolio in host-finding behavior in the honey bee parasite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) (Dec 2013)
item Development of resistance to eCry3.1Ab-expressing transgenic maize in a laboratory-selected population of western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (Dec 2013)
item Isolation and characterization of host recognition cues in corn roots for larvae of the western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (Dec 2013)
item Evaluation of tolerance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxins among laboratory-reared western bean cutworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) (Dec 2013)
item Assessment of 25 grain sorghum hybrids for resistance to insect and bird damage at three planting dates in 2013 (Dec 2013)
item Unlinked genetic loci control the reduced transcription of aminopeptidase N 1 and 3 in the European corn borer and determine tolerance to Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab toxin (Dec 2013)
item Sesquiterpene action, and morphogenetic signaling through the ortholog of retinoid X receptor, in higher Diptera (Dec 2013)
item Trunk applications of phosphite for the control of foliar and fruit scab (Dec 2013)
item The potential for controlling Pangaeus bilineatus (Say) (Heteroptera: Cydnidae) using a combination of entomopathogens and an insecticide (Dec 2013)
item Resistance to Bt corn by western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in the U.S. corn belt (Nov 2013)
item Development of reference transcriptomes for the major insect pests of cowpea: a toolbox for insect pest management approaches in West Africa (Nov 2013)
item Trap designs for monitoring Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) (Nov 2013)
item Multiple insect resistance in 70 commercial corn hybrids - 2013 (Nov 2013)
item Evaluation of regional sweetpotato genotypes for resistance to soil insect pests, 2012 (Oct 2013)
item Evaluation of dry-fleshed sweetpotato genotypes for resistance to soil insect pests, 2011 (Oct 2013)
item Evaluation of advanced sweetpotato genotypes for resistance to soil insect pests, 2012 (Oct 2013)
item Evaluation of dry-fleshed sweetpotato genotypes for resistance to soil insect pests, 2012 (Oct 2013)
item Evaluation of advanced sweetpotato genotypes for resistance to soil insect pests, 2011 (Oct 2013)
item Evaluation of heirloom sweetpotato cultivars for resistance to soil insect pests, 2011 (Oct 2013)
item Identification of QTLs conferring resistance to downy mildew in legacy cultivars of lettuce (Oct 2013)
item Surrogate species selection for assessing potential adverse environmental impacts of genetically engineered plants on non-target organisms (Sep 2013)
item European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) induced defenses in maize enhance susceptibility in maize (Sep 2013)
item Genomic organization and reproductive regulation of a carrier/storage protein in the Varroa Mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) (Sep 2013)
item Magnetic and electric fields induce directional response in Steinernema carpocapsae (Aug 2013)
item The effects of insect biological control on a Tamarix invaded ecosystem: ecosystem water and carbon fluxes and plant-level responses (Aug 2013)
item Integrated weed management approach to control saltcedar (Jul 2013)
item First ever isolation of cytotoxic triterpenoid 2-hydroxydiplopterol from plant source (Jul 2013)
item Role of a gamma-aminobutryic acid (GABA) receptor mutation in the evolution and spread of Diabrotica virgifera virgifera resistance to cyclodiene insecticides (Jul 2013)
item Use of wheat SSRs to assess genetic diversity in medusahead (Taenintherum caput-medusae) (Jul 2013)
item Emergence of root-feeding weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in central Georgia peach orchards (Jul 2013)
item Field observations in central Turkey on Lasiosina deviata Nartshuk, a chloropid stem boring fly and potential biological control agent of Lepidium latifolium (Jun 2013)
item Density-dependent prophylaxis in crowded beet webworm, Loxostege sticticalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) larvae to a parasitoid and a fungal pathogen (Jun 2013)
item Frequency of hybridization between Ostrinia nubilalis E-and Z-pheromone races in regions of sympatry within the United States (Jun 2013)
item Blueberry gall midge: A major insect pest of blueberries in the southeastern United States (Jun 2013)
item Insect resistance in traditional and heirloom sweetpotato varieties (Jun 2013)
item A cadherin-like protein influences Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab toxicity in the oriental armyworm, Mythimna separata (Jun 2013)
item Genetically engineered maize plants reveal distinct costs and benefits of constitutive volatile emissions in the field (Jun 2013)
item Biorational pesticides for pecan pests (May 2013)
item Controlling pecan weevil with beneficial fungi: the impact of fungal species and fertilizer regimes (May 2013)
item Increased long-flight activity triggered in beet armyworm by larval feeding on diet containing Cry1Ac protoxin (May 2013)
item Survey of natural enemies of whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Egypt with new location and world records (May 2013)
item Climate Change: Life history adaptation by a global whitefly, Bemisia tabaci, with rising temperature and carbon dioxide (May 2013)
item Earthworms as phoretic hosts for Steinernema carpocapsae and Beauveria bassiana: Implications for enhanced biological control (Apr 2013)
item Vip3Aa and Cry1Ab proteins in maize reduce Fusarium ear rot and fumonisins by deterring kernel injury from multiple Lepidopteran pests (Apr 2013)
item Resistance evolution to the first generation of genetically modified Diabrotica-active Bt-maize events by western corn rootworm: management and monitoring considerations (Apr 2013)
item Direct and indirect plant defenses are not suppressed by endosymbionts of a specialist root herbivore (Apr 2013)
item Complex marine natural products as potential epigenetic and production regulators of antibiotics from a marine Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Apr 2013)
item Using Annual Forbs and Early Seral Species in Seeding Mixtures for Improved Success in Great Basin Restoration (Apr 2013)
item Effects of entomopathogenic fungus species, and impact of fertilizers, on biological control of pecan weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Apr 2013)
item Managing pecan nut casebearer in the Southeast (Mar 2013)
item Organic methods for control of insect pests and diseases of pecan and peach (Mar 2013)
item Population genetics strategies to characterize long-distance dispersal of insects (Mar 2013)
item Identification of the antifungal compound, trans-cinnamic acid, produced by Photorhabdus luminescens, a potential biopesticide against pecan scab (Mar 2013)
item Control of key pecan insect pests using biorational pesticides (Mar 2013)
item Wildlife and Tamarix (Feb 2013)
item National sweet potato collaborators summary of data, 2012 (Feb 2013)
item Resistance of national sweetpotato collaborator's group genotypes to soil insect pests, Charleston, S.C., 2012 (Feb 2013)
item Wheat curl mite, a global pest of cereals, is a complex of biotypes with divergent host ranges and variable pest potential (Feb 2013)
item A DNA marker to track Conotrachelus nenuphar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) dispersal (Jan 2013)
item Whitefly-transmitted viruses: cultural strategies in vegetable crops (Jan 2013)
item Ligand binding pocket function of drosophila USP is necessary for metamorphosis (Jan 2013)
item Variable induction of vitellogenin genes in the varroa mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) by the honeybee, Apis mellifera L, host and its environment (Jan 2013)
item Common host-derived chemicals increase catches of disease-transmitting mosquitoes and can improve early warning systems for rift valley fever virus (Jan 2013)
item Research toward control of key pecan insect pests using biorational pesticides (Jan 2013)
item Impacts of insect biological control on soil N transformations in Tamarix-invaded ecosystems in the Great Basin, USA (Jan 2013)
item Effect of yellow flowers on abundance of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) on plants (Jan 2013)
item The maize lipoxygenase, ZmLOX10, mediates green leaf volatile, jasmonate, and herbivore-induced plant volatile production for defense against insect attack (Jan 2013)
item Laboratory virulence of entomopathogenic nematodes to two ornamental plant pests, Corythucha ciliata (Hemiptera: Tingidae) and Stethobaris nemesis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Dec 2012)
item Effect of three irrigation methods on incidences of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) and some whitefly-transmitted viruses in four vegetable crops (Dec 2012)
item Greenhouse-selected resistance to Cry3Bb1-producing corn in three western corn rootworm populations (Dec 2012)
item Sex-specific mating pheromones in the nematode Panagrellus redivivus (Dec 2012)
item Lesser peachtree borer (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) oviposition on Prunus germplasm (Dec 2012)
item Mortality impact of MON863 transgenic maize roots on western corn rootworm larvae in the field (Dec 2012)
item Distribution of the black pecan aphid, Melanocallis caryaefoliae, on the upper and lower surface of pecan foliage (Dec 2012)
item Evaluation of Regional Sweetpotato Genotypes for Resistance to Soil Insect Pests, 2011 (Dec 2012)
item Evidence for potential of managing some african fruit fly species (Diptera: Tephritidae) using the mango fruit fly host-marking pheromone (Dec 2012)
item The Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) as a pest in Egypt (Nov 2012)
item Chemical communication in the honey bee scarab pest Oplostomus haroldi: role of (Z)-9-Pentacosene (Nov 2012)
item Quality of soluble organic C, N, and P produced by different types and species of litter: root litter versus leaf litter (Nov 2012)
item Can plant bioregulators be potential tools for managing black pecan aphids? (Nov 2012)
item Population structure and genetic diversity of the boll weevil, Anthonomus grandis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), on Gossypium in North America (Nov 2012)
item Multiple year effects of a biological control agent (Diorhabda carinulata) on Tamarix (saltcedar) ecosystem exchanges of carbon dioxide and water (Oct 2012)
item Behavioural response of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae to host plant volatiles and synthetic blends (Oct 2012)
item Deriving criteria to select arthropod species for laboratory tests to assess the ecological risks from cultivating transgenic crops (Oct 2012)
item Controlling insect pests & diseases in organic pecan and peach production (Oct 2012)
item Comparison of reproductive and flight capacity of beet webworm, Loxostege sticticalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), developing from diapause and non-diapause larvae (Oct 2012)
item Susceptibility of adult nut curculio, Curculio hicoriae (Coleopter: Curculionidae) to entomopathogenic nematodes under laboratory conditions (Oct 2012)
item An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of an antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses (Sep 2012)
item Chemical signals that mediate insect-fungal interactions (Sep 2012)
item Transcriptional changes associated with lack of lipid synthesis in parasitoids (Sep 2012)
item Susceptibility of adult nut curculio to entomopathogenic nematodes in a laboratory study (Sep 2012)
item Capsules containing entomopathogenic nematodes as a Trojan horse approach to control the western corn rootworm (Aug 2012)
item Host range testing and biology of Abia sericea (Cimbicidae), a candidate for biological control of invasive teasels (Dipsacus spp.) in North America (Aug 2012)
item Native host plant resistance to whiteflies in watermelon (Aug 2012)
item Precocious sexual signalling and mating in Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) sterile males achieved through juvenile hormone treatment and protein supplements (Aug 2012)
item Virulence of entomopathogenic nematodes to plum curculio, Contrachelus nenuphar: Effects of strain, temperature, and soil type (Aug 2012)
item Western corn rootworm larval movement in a SmartStax seed blend scenarios (Aug 2012)
item Effect of methoprene application, adult food and feeding duration on male melon fly starvation survival (Aug 2012)
item Improving sterile male performance in support of programmes integrating the sterile insect technique against fruit flies (Aug 2012)
item Enhancing efficacy of Mexican fruit fly SIT programmes by large-scale incorporation of methoprene into pre-release diet (Aug 2012)
item Distribution of genes and repetitive elements in the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera genome estimated using BAC sequencing (Aug 2012)
item Use of native annual forbs and early seral species in seeding mixtures for improved success in Great Basin restoration (Aug 2012)
item A scientific note on the comparison of airborne volatiles produced by commercial bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) and honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies (Aug 2012)
item Physcomitrella patens activates reinforcement of the cell wall, programmed cell death and accumulation of evolutionary conserved defense signals...upon Botrytis cinerea infection (Aug 2012)
item High-throughput transcriptome sequencing for SNP and gene discovery in a moth (Aug 2012)
item Optimization of a host diet for in vivo production of entomopathogenic nematodes (Aug 2012)
item Location of the mechanism of resistance to Amphorophora agathonica (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in red raspberry (Aug 2012)
item Evaluation of monitoring traps for Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in North America (Aug 2012)
item Illumina sequencing of green stink bug nymph and adult cdna to identify potential rnai gene targets (Jul 2012)
item Field Evaluation of a Kudzu/Cottonseed Oil Formulation on the Persistence of the Beet Armyworm Nucleopolyhedrovirus (Jul 2012)
item Mass spectral determination of phenylacetonitrile (PAN) levels in body tissues of adult desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria (Jul 2012)
item Evaluation of methyl salicylate lures on populations of Typhlodromus pyri (Acari: Phytoseiidae) and other natural enemies in vineyards (Jul 2012)
item A specialist root herbivore reduces plant resistance and uses an induced plant volatile to aggregate in a density dependent manner (Jul 2012)
item Ecosystem services from keystone species: diversionary seeding and seed-caching desert rodents can enhance Indian ricegrass seedling establishment (Jul 2012)
item Impacts of insect biological control on soil N transformations in Tamarix-invaded ecosystems in the Great Basin (Jul 2012)
item Occurrence, diversity and pattern of damage of Oplostomus species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), honey bee pests in Kenya (Jun 2012)
item Understanding successful resistance management: The European corn borer and Bt corn in the United States (Jun 2012)
item Subterranean, herbivore-induced plant volatile increases biological control activity of multiple beneficial nematode species in distinct habitats (Jun 2012)
item Using entomopathogenic nematodes for crop insect control (Jun 2012)
item Direct and indirect effects of two biocontrol insects and pollinators on an invasive thistle (Jun 2012)
item Interspecific nematode signals regulate dispersal behavior (Jun 2012)
item Adult survival of Delphastus catalinae (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae), a predator of whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae), on diets of whiteflies, honeydew and honey (Jun 2012)
item Effects of honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) queen insemination volume on worker behavior and physiology (Jun 2012)
item Banded cucumber beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) resistance in romaine lettuce: understanding latex chemistry (Jun 2012)
item Aggregation behavior of the southern chinch bug (Hemiptera: Blissidae) (Jun 2012)
item Entomopathogenic nematode production and application technology (Jun 2012)
item Partial leaf chemical profiles of a desert watermelon species (Citrullus colocynthis) and heirloom watermelon cultivars (Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus) (May 2012)
item Use and impact of Bt maize (May 2012)
item Cloning and submission to the Natural Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) database of two complete vitellogenin genes from the varroa mite, Varroa destructor (Apr 2012)
item The spatial genetic differentiation of the legume pod borer, Maruca vitrata F. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) populations in West Africa (Apr 2012)
item Insect resistance in sweetpotato plant introduction accessions (Apr 2012)
item Foraging behavior of the Blue Morpho and other tropical butterflies: The chemical and electrophysiological basis of olfactory preferences and the role of color (Apr 2012)
item Cumulative impact of a clover cover crop on the persistance and efficancy of Beauveria bassiana in suppressing the pecan weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Apr 2012)
item Small mammals in saltcedar (Tamarix ramosissima) - invaded and native riparian habitats of the western Great Basin (Apr 2012)
item 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 (Mar 2012)
item Classical biological control of invasive teasels (Dipsacus spp.) and other weeds in areas of limited or restricted weed management (Mar 2012)
item Limited transmission of the ectoparasitic fungus Hesperomyces virescens between lady beetles (Mar 2012)
item Induced release of a plant-defense volatile 'deceptively' attracts insect vectors to plants infected with a bacterial pathogen (Mar 2012)
item Diorhabda carinulata and tamarisk control (Mar 2012)
item The use of goat grazing to biologically suppress perennial pepperweed (Mar 2012)
item Managing black pecan aphids and stink bugs (Feb 2012)
item Synchronized oviposition triggered by migratory flight intensifies larval outbreaks of beet webworm (Feb 2012)
item Use of Insecticides to Control the Spread of Sweetpotato Leaf Curl Virus in Sweetpotato Fields (Feb 2012)
item Resistance of National Sweetpotato Collaborator's Group Genotypes to Soil Insect Pests, Charleston, SC, 2011 (Feb 2012)
item National Sweet Potato Collaborator Summary of Data, 2011 (Feb 2012)
item Modeling the impact of cross-pollination and low toxin expression in corn kernels on adaptation of European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) to transgenic insecticidal corn (Feb 2012)
item Principles of epizootiology and microbial control (Feb 2012)
item Diorhabda elongate and saltcedar control: 10 years later (Feb 2012)
item Piñon and juniper summer water source partitioning: stemflow vs. groundwater (Jan 2012)
item Regulatory considerations surrounding the deployment of Bt-expressing cowpea in Africa: Report of the deliberations of an expert panel (Jan 2012)
item Directional movement of entomopathogenic nematodes in response to electrical fields: Effects of species, magnitude of voltage, and infective juvenile age (Jan 2012)
item Improved control of Curculio caryae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) through multi-stage pre-emergence applications of Steinernema carpocapsae (Jan 2012)
item Mobilizing the genome of Lepidoptera through novel sequence gains and end creation by non-autonomous Lep1 Helitrons (Jan 2012)
item Cloning of the heat shock protein 90 and 70 genes from the beet armyworm, Spodoptera exigua, and expression characteristics in relation to thermal stress and development (Jan 2012)
item Effect of MIR604 transgenic maize at different stages of development on western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in a central missouri field environment (Dec 2011)
item Broad laboratory screening of entomopathogenic nematodes for control of plum curculio, Conotrachelus nenuphar (Dec 2011)
item Monitoring grape berry moth (Paralobesia vitianna: Lepidoptera) in commercial vineyards using a host plant based synthetic lure (Dec 2011)
item Regulatory approval for weed biocontrol agents in the U.S. - A scientist's perspective (Dec 2011)
item Application technology for entomopathogenic nematodes (Dec 2011)
item Comparison of entomofauna between native and medusahead-invaded habitats in northeastern California and northwestern Nevada (Nov 2011)
item Progress in the management of peach fungal gummosis (Botryosphaeria dothidea) in the Southeastern U.S. peach industry (Nov 2011)
item The use of entomopathogenic nematodes in the US and issues related to genetic degradation (Nov 2011)
item Beneficial trait stability in entomopathogenic nematodes (Nov 2011)
item Synthesis of the Caeliferins, elicitors of plant immune responses: accessing Lipophilic natural products via cross metathesis (Oct 2011)
item Mortality impact of transgenic maize roots expressing eCry3.1Ab, mCry3A, and eCry3.1Ab + mCry3A on western corn rootworm larvae in the field (Oct 2011)
item Making beneficial fungi resistant to fungicides (Oct 2011)
item Laboratory and open-field tests on Abia sericea (L.) (Hymenoptera: Cimbicidae) - a candidate for biological control of teasels (Dipsacus spp.) (Sep 2011)
item Molecular identification and pathogenic behavior of Albugo sp., a potential bioherbicide of perennial pepperweed in northern Nevada (Sep 2011)
item Utility of microsatellite markers from the bread wheat genetic map in the genome of medusahead rye (Taeniatherum caput-medusae) (Sep 2011)
item Rapidly induced chemical defenses in maize stems and their effects on short-term growth of Ostrinia nubilalis (Sep 2011)
item Ecohydrology of petrocalcic horizons: water storage, ecological potential, and hydrologic models (Aug 2011)
item Ecosystem water use efficiency in an arid shrubland in Chile under natural and afforested conditions (Aug 2011)
item Transcriptome sequencing, and rapid development and application of SNP markers for the legume pod borer Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) (Jul 2011)
item Resistance monitoring of Heliothis virescens to pyramided cotton varieties with a hydrateable, artificial cotton leaf bioassay (Jul 2011)
item Fragrance composition of Dendrophylax lindenii (Orchidaceae) using novel technique applied in situ (Jun 2011)
item Stem-boring caterpillars of switchgrass in the midwestern United States (May 2011)
item Development of a Tier-1 assay for assessing the toxicity of insecticidal substances against Coleomegilla maculata (Apr 2011)
item An aeroponic culture system for the study of root herbivory on Arabidopsis thaliana (Apr 2011)
item Effects of combining microbial and chemical insecticides on mortality of the pecan weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Mar 2011)
item Impact of Cry3Bb1-expressing Bt maize on adults of the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (Feb 2011)
item New approach for the study of mite reproduction: the first transcriptome analysis of a mite, Phytoseiulus persimilis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) (Feb 2011)
item Eavesdropping on plant volatiles by a specialist moth: significance of ratio and concentration (Feb 2011)
item Comparative impact of artificial selection for fungicide resistance on Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium brunncum (Feb 2011)
item Recommendations for the design of laboratory studies on non-target arthropods for risk assessment of genetically engineered plants (Feb 2011)
item Compatibility of beneficial nematodes and parasitic wasps for control of Indianmeal moth, a pest of stored pecans (Oct 2010)
item Proteomic analysis of novel Cry1Ac binding proteins in Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) (Feb 2010)
item Response of the small hive beetle (Aethina tumida) to a blend of chemicals identified from honeybee (Apis mellifera) volatiles (Sep 2005)
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