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United States Department of Agriculture

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Biologically Based Control Strategies
item Whole genome PCR sequencing strategy for ‘Candidatus’ Liberibacter asiaticus: Analyzing sequence diversity among U.S. isolates. (Dec 2016)
item Barcoding exotic whitefly in Florida (Nov 2014)
item Solenopsis invicta virus (sinv-1) infection and insecticide interactions in the red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) (Sep 2014)
item Simultaneous detection of Pyrethroid, Organophosphate and Cyclodiene target site resistance in Haematobia irritans (Diptera: Muscidae) by multiplex Polymerase chain reaction (Sep 2014)
item Survival and fate of Salmonella enterica serovar Montevideo in adult Horn Flies (Diptera: Muscidae) (Sep 2014)
item Propagation of Homalodisca Coagulata Virus-01 via Homalodisca Vitripennis cell culture (Aug 2014)
item Control of larval and egg development in Aedes aegypti with Ribonucleic acid interference (RNAi) against juvenile hormone acid methyl transferase (Aug 2014)
item Developing and implementing mating disruption for area-wide control of citrus leafminer and citrus canker disease (Aug 2014)
item Antibiotic resistance gene discovery in food-producing animals (Jul 2014)
item Finding alternatives to antibiotics (Jun 2014)
item Maintenance of primary cell cultures of immunocytes from Cacopsylla sp. psyllids: a new in vitrio tool for the study of pest insects (Jun 2014)
item Carbadox has both temporary and lasting effects on the swine gut microbiota (Jun 2014)
item A comparative study between Solenopsis invicta and Solenopsis richteri on tolerance to heat and desiccation stresses (Jun 2014)
item Altered egos: antibiotic effects on food animal microbiomes (Jun 2014)
item Effect of pollens of various ornamental pepper cultivars on the development and reproduction of Amblyseius swirskii (Acari: Phytoseiidae) (Jun 2014)
item Estimating bacterial diversity in Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) via next generation sequencing (Jun 2014)
item Coupling SEM with DNA bar coding: A novel approach for thrips identification (May 2014)
item Horn fly, Haematobia irritans irritans L., overwintering (May 2014)
item From the sample preparation to the volume rendering images of small animals: A step by step example of a procedure to carry out the micro-CT study of the leafhopper insect Homalodisca vitripennis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) (May 2014)
item Non-transgenic RNAi technology to control insects on citrus (May 2014)
item Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) tolerance to heat (Apr 2014)
item Coverage patterns reduce cost of mating disruption for control of the leafminer Phyllocnistis citrella (Apr 2014)
item The bacterial communities in a plant phloem sap feeding insects (Apr 2014)
item Movement of citrus leafminer, Phyllocnistis citrella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), from a grove to traps and sentinel plants in adjacent land (Mar 2014)
item Interference by western flower thrips in rearing Asian citrus psyllid: damage to host plants and facultative predation (Mar 2014)
item Survival of adult Tamarixia radiata subjected to different short-term storage methods prior to field releases for biological control of Asian citrus psyllid (Mar 2014)
item Bacteria, phages, and pigs: the effects of in-feed antibiotics on the microbiome at different gut locations (Feb 2014)
item Rugose Spiraling Whitefly: A new invasive pest in Florida (Jan 2014)
item Temporal and spatial distribution of an invasive thrips species Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) (Jan 2014)
item Chemical class rotations for control of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) on poinsettia and their effect on cryptic species population composition (Jan 2014)
item Discovery of the Rdl mutation in association with a cyclodiene resistant population of horn flies, Haematobia Irritans (Diptera: Muscidae) (Nov 2013)
item Chemical class rotations for control of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) on poinsettia and their effect on cryptic species population composition (Nov 2013)
item Population genetics of invasive Bemisia tabaci cryptic species in the United States based on microsatellite markers (Nov 2013)
item Efficacy of an entomopathogenic fungus, Isaria fumosorosea and an insect growth regulator against the rugose spiraling whitefly, Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) (Nov 2013)
item Selecting an ornamental pepper banker plant for Amblyseius swirskii in floriculture crops (Nov 2013)
item Aleurodicus rugioperculatus (Regose spiraling whitefly) (Oct 2013)
item NuPsyllid project update: Release and monitoring (Oct 2013)
item Attractants for Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) trapping technology: Challenges, status, and opportunities (Oct 2013)
item Asian citrus psyllid genome (Diaphorina citri, Hemiptera)-Update 2013 (Oct 2013)
item Plant resistance within the Rutaceae to Asian citrus psyllid (Oct 2013)
item Characterization of the Asian citrus psyllid transcriptome (Oct 2013)
item In vitro and in vivo evaluation of cypermethrin, amitraz, and piperonyl butoxide mixtures for the control of resistant Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) in the Mexican tropics (Oct 2013)
item Ultrastructural and chemical studies on waxy secretions and wax-producing structures on the integument of the Woolly Oak Aphid Stegophylla brevirostris Quednau (Hemiptera: Aphididae) (Sep 2013)
item Effects of Reserpine on Reproduction and Serotonin Immunoreactivity in the Stable Fly Stomoxys Calcitrans (L.) (Sep 2013)
item Attraction of a native Florida leafminer, Phyllocnistis insignis (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), to pheromone of invasive citrus leafminer, P. citrella: Evidence for mating disruption of a native nontarget species (Sep 2013)
item Identification of the MEAM1 cryptic species of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) by loop-mediated isothermal amplification (Sep 2013)
item Multiple leafminer species attracted to the major pheromone components of the citrus leafminer Phyllocnistis citrella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) (Sep 2013)
item Antibiosis and antixenosis resistance of Poncirus and Citrus x Poncirus germplasm to Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Aug 2013)
item Micro-CT study of the anatomy of the Leafhopper Homalodisca vitripennis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) (Jul 2013)
item Attraction of a native Florida leafminer, Phyllocnistis insignis, to pheromone of an invasive citrus Leafminer, P. citrella. (Jul 2013)
item Dynamic phages in the swine gut ecosystem (Jul 2013)
item 'Predator-In-First’: A novel bioControl strategy for managing thrips and other key pests in pepper crops (Jul 2013)
item Pre shipping dip treatments using soap, natural oils, and Isaria fumosorosea: potential biopesticides for mitigating the spread of whitefly Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) invasive insects on ornamental plants (Jul 2013)
item Next-generation DNA sequencing of the globally invasive plant pest, Scirtothrips dorsalis hood (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) (Jul 2013)
item Haplotype analysis of global chilli thrips (Scirtothrips dorsalis) populations using the metazoan barcode (Jul 2013)
item Replication of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in its psyllid vector Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Jul 2013)
item Giant whitefly (Aleurodicus dugesii) as a surrogate for evaluating the parasitoid wasp (Encarsiella noysei) for biological control of Rugose Spiraling Whitefly (Aleurodicus rugioperculatus) (Jul 2013)
item Plant resistance within the Rutaceae to Asian citrus psyllid (Jul 2013)
item Evolution and homoplasy at the Bem6 microsatellite locus in three sweetpotato whitefly (Bemisia tabaci) cryptic species (Jul 2013)
item Discovery of microRNAs of the stable fly (Diptera: Muscidae) by high-throughput sequencing (Jul 2013)
item Inhibitor Profile of bis(n)-tacrines and N-methylcarbamates on Acetylcholinesterase from Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus and Phlebotomus papatasi (Jul 2013)
item Butyrate-producing bacteria, including mucin degraders, from the swine intestinal tract (Jun 2013)
item Behavioral, ultrastructural and chemical studies on the honeydew and waxy secretions by nymphs and adults of the Asian citrus psyllid Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Jun 2013)
item Spatial patterns of microbial community composition within Lake Erie sediments (Jun 2013)
item Population genetics of invasive Bemisia tabaci cryptic species in the United States based on microsatellite markers (Jun 2013)
item Toxicity of six miticides to the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Jun 2013)
item Chemical and behavioral analysis of the cuticular hydrocarbons from Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (May 2013)
item Efficacy of insecticide rotations and their impact on populations of the ‘B’ and ‘Q’ biotypes of Bemisia tabaci (May 2013)
item Gene expression changes in the swine microbiota with the in-feed antibiotic carbadox (May 2013)
item Toxicity of insecticidal soaps to the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) and two of its natural enemies (May 2013)
item Formation of stylet sheaths in aere (in air) from eight species of phytophagous hemipterans from six families (suborders: Auchenorrhyncha and Sternorrhyncha) (Apr 2013)
item Revisiting an old question: Is the natural blend best for disruption of pheromone communication in moths? (Apr 2013)
item Inhibitory activities of venom alkaloids from the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren, against the growth of Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis (E.F. Smith) Davis et al. in vitro and the application of (Apr 2013)
item Host plants of the sugarcane root weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Florida sugarcane (Apr 2013)
item Stylet morphometrics and citrus leaf vein structure in relation to feeding behavior of the Asian citrus psyllid Diaphorina citri, vector of citrus huanglongbing bacterium (Mar 2013)
item Evaluation of management programs for protecting young citrus plantings from huanglongbing (Mar 2013)
item Colony structure and spatial partitioning of cavity dwelling ant species in nuts of eastern US forest floors (Mar 2013)
item An overview of chilli thrips. Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) biology, distribution and management (Mar 2013)
item Influence of diet conditions on predation response of a predatory mite to a polyphagous insect pest (Mar 2013)
item Vertical and horizontal distribution and seasonal dynamics of an invasive thrips species, Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in south Florida (Mar 2013)
item Efficacy of Isaria fumosorosea Wize (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) on the leaf phylloplane over time for controlling Madeira mealybug nymphs preshipping (Mar 2013)
item Survival of adult Tamarixia radiata subjected to different short-term storage methods prior to field releases for biological control of Asian citrus psyllid (Mar 2013)
item Effect of different ornamental pepper pollens on the development and reproduction of Amblyseius swirskii (Acari: Phytoseiidae) (Mar 2013)
item A call for antibiotic alternatives research (Mar 2013)
item Characterizing population and genetic structure of Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Florida (Mar 2013)
item Treatment, promotion, commotion: Antibiotic alternatives in food-producing animals (Mar 2013)
item Effects of conidial densities and spray volume of Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana fungal suspensions on conidial viability, droplet size and deposition coverage in bioassay using a novel bioassay spray system (Mar 2013)
item Retracted stylets in nymphs of the Asian citrus psyllid are held externally against the clypeus by a special paired organ not found in the adults (Mar 2013)
item A call to action - Or others will force their will upon us! (Feb 2013)
item A new excised-leaf assay method to test the inoculativity of the Asian citrus psyllid with Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with citrus huanglongbing disease (Feb 2013)
item New and simple methods for studying Hemipteran stylets, bacteriomes and salivary sheaths in host plants (Feb 2013)
item Stylet morphometrics and ultrastructure in relation to feeding behavior and pathogen transmission by nymphs and adults of the Asian citrus psyllid Diaphorina citri, vector of citrus huanglongbing bacterium (Feb 2013)
item Behavioral, ultrastructural, and chemical studies on the 'Honeydew' excretions in nymphs and Adults of the Asian Citrus Psyllid (Feb 2013)
item Resistance of poncirus and citrus x poncirus germplasm to the Asian citrus psyllid (Feb 2013)
item Estimation of viral richness from shotgun metagenomes using a frequency count approach (Feb 2013)
item Asian citrus psyllid genome (Diaphorina citri, Hemiptera) (Feb 2013)
item Acetylcholinesterase of the Sand Fly Phlebotomus papatasi (Scopoli): cDNA Sequence, Baculovirus Expression and Biochemical Properties (Feb 2013)
item Functional responses and prey-stage preferences of a predatory gall midge and two predacious mites wtih twospotted spider mites, Tetranychus urticae as host (Jan 2013)
item The ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) fauna of the cedar glades and xeric limestone prairies of the Central Basin of Tennessee (Jan 2013)
item Resistance of Poncirus and Citrus x Poncirus germplam to the Asian citrus psyllid (Jan 2013)
item Molecular Characterization and Immunolocalization of the Olfactory Co-recepter Orco from Two Blood-feeding Muscid Flies, the Stable Fly (Stomoxys calcitrans, L.) and the Horn Fly (Haematobia irritans irritans, L.) (Jan 2013)
item Antibiotics and gene transfer in swine gut bacteria (Dec 2012)
item Targeting juvenile hormone metabolic genes in the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri Kuwayama) as a strategy to reduce the spread of citrus greening disease (Dec 2012)
item Clues into the metagenome of huanglongbing infected citrus by analysis of ancillary sequences from Ion Torrent whole genome Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus sequencing (Dec 2012)
item RNAi-based strategy for Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) Control: A method to reduce the spread of citrus greening disease (Dec 2012)
item Sequencing and annotation of the Wolbachia endosymbiont of Diaphorina citri by the CG-HLB genome resources group reveals candidate sources of interaction with the insect host (Dec 2012)
item Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae), vector of citrus huanglongbing disease (Dec 2012)
item Ornamental pepper as banker plants for establishment of Amblyseius swirskii (Acari: Phytoseiidae) for biological control of multiple pests in greenhouse vegetable production (Nov 2012)
item Survey of endosymbionts in the Diaphorina citri metegenome and assembly of a Wolbachia wDi draft genome (Nov 2012)
item Winter and spring application of SPLAT-CLM for control of citrus leafminer (Nov 2012)
item Evolution and homoplasy at the bem6 microsatellite locus in three Bemisia tabaci cryptic species (Nov 2012)
item Studies of in aere formed stylet sheath from the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri, Hemiptera: Psyllidae) and other phytophagous Hemiptera (Nov 2012)
item Insect compassion, evidence of altruism, reciprocity, and midwifery behavior in aphids (Nov 2012)
item Haplotype analysis of global chili thrips (Schirtothrips dorsalis) populations using the metazoan barcode (Nov 2012)
item Asian citrus psyllid tolerance to heat (Nov 2012)
item Cloacibacillus porcorum sp. nov., a mucin-degrading bacterium from the swine intestinal tract and emended description of the genus Cloacibacillus (Oct 2012)
item Genomic sequences of Piezodorus guildinii from the southern United States (Oct 2012)
item Poultry intestinal microbiota (turkeys; chickens) – animal health and food safety perspectives (Sep 2012)
item RNAi strategies to suppress insects of fruit and tree crops (Sep 2012)
item Cell culture techniques in honey bee research (Sep 2012)
item Mitsuokella jalaludinii inhibits growth of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium (Sep 2012)
item Isaria poprawskii sp. nov. (Hypocreales: Cordycipitacae), a new entomopathogenic fungus from Texas affecting sweet potato whitefly (Sep 2012)
item Volatile profiles of young leaves of Rutaceae spp. varying in susceptibility to the Asian citrus psyllid,(Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Sep 2012)
item A comparison of two methods of eluting insect DNA from Flinders Technology Associates Cards (Sep 2012)
item Using biological control research in the classroom to promote scientific inquiry and literacy (Sep 2012)
item Titers of 'Ca. Liberibacter asiaticus' in Murraya paniculata and Murraya-reared Diaphorina citri are much lower than in citrus and citrus-reared psyllids (Aug 2012)
item Effect of Isaria fumosorosea (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) and Lysiphlebus testaceipes (Hymenoptera: Aphidiinae) on the brown citrus aphid: Preliminary assessment of a compatibility study (Aug 2012)
item Collateral effects of antibiotics on mammalian gut microbiomes (Jul 2012)
item Congener response reduces risks from bottom-up and top-down forces: Behavioral parsimony by Xylophage (Jul 2012)
item Rnai: Future in Insect Management (Jul 2012)
item Lamp (Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification of Dna) - a Technique for Biotype Discrimination in Bemisia Tabaci (Jul 2012)
item Estimating richness from phage metagenomes (Jun 2012)
item Expression of heat shock protein genes in insect stress responses (Jun 2012)
item Geographic spread of Strumigenys silvestrii (Hymenoptera: formicidae: dacetine) (Jun 2012)
item Distributional records of Strumigenys margaritae (Hymenoptera: formicidae: dacetini) (Jun 2012)
item Low incidence of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus in Diaphorina citri and its host plant Murraya paniculata (Jun 2012)
item Distribution of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) biotypes in North America following the Q invasion (Jun 2012)
item Isolation of unique butyrate-producing bacteria from swine (May 2012)
item Laboratory evaluation of novaluron for controlling larval horn flies, house flies, and stable flies (Diptera: Muscidae) (May 2012)
item Acetylcholinesterase of Haematobia irritans (Diptera: Muscidae): Baculovirus expression, biochemical properties and organophosphate insensitivity (May 2012)
item Chilli thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis: A potential threat to cotton production in the USA (May 2012)
item Field releases in Florida of Diaphorencyrtus aligarhensis (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), an endoparasitoid of Diaphorina citri (Homoptera: Psyllidae) from mainland China (Apr 2012)
item Advances in RNA interference: dsRNA treatment in trees and grapevines for insect pest population suppression (Mar 2012)
item Observations on the entomopathogenic fungus Hirsutella citriformis attacking adult Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllid) in a managed citrus grove (Mar 2012)
item Isothermal Amplification of Insect DNA (Mar 2012)
item Identification and synthesis of a male-produced pheromone for the neotropical root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (Mar 2012)
item Effects of Pyriproxyfen and Buprofezin on Immature Development and Reproduction in the Stable Fly (Mar 2012)
item Papaya is not a host for Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus (Mar 2012)
item New tropical fruit hosts of Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) and its relative abundance on them in South Florida (Mar 2012)
item First record of the tramp ant Cardiocondyla obscurior (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) for Mississippi (Mar 2012)
item Acetylcholinesterase of Stomoxys calcitrans (L.) (Diptera: Muscidae): cDNA sequence, baculovirus expression, and biochemical properties (Feb 2012)
item Using Banker Plants to control insects (Feb 2012)
item Moving plants means moving pests (Updated Version) (Feb 2012)
item Estimating population diversity with CatchAll (Feb 2012)
item Innate and conditional responses to chemosensory cues by Asian citrus psyllid: Importance of ecological context (Jan 2012)
item Estimating population diversity with unreliable low frequency counts (Jan 2012)
item Survival of adult Asian citrus pysllid on harvested citrus fruit and leaves (Dec 2011)
item Differential performance of tropical soda apple and its biological control agent Gratiana boliviana (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in open and shaded habitats (Dec 2011)
item Localization of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with citrus huanglongbing disease, in its pysllid vector using fluorescence in situ hybridization (Dec 2011)
item Broad sprectrum potential of Isaria fumosorosea on insect pests of citrus (Dec 2011)
item Antibiotics in feed induce prophages in swine fecal microbiomes (Nov 2011)
item Isothermal amplification of insect DNA (Nov 2011)
item An applicator for high viscosity semiochemical products and intentional treatment gaps for mating disruption of Phyllocnistis citrella (Oct 2011)
item Chlortetracycline - resistant intestinal bacteria in organically-raised and feral swine (Oct 2011)
item Mitsuokella jalaludinii inhibits growth of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium (Oct 2011)
item Exploring the impacts of antibiotics on the microbial communities in the swine intestinal tract (Oct 2011)
item Evaluation of corn plant as potential banker plant for supporting predatory gall Midge, Feltiella acarisuga (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) against Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae) in greenhouse vegetable production (Oct 2011)
item Associated bacteria of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Psyllidae: Diaphorina citri) (Sep 2011)
item Abundance of citrus leafminer larvae on citrus and citrus-related germplasm (Sep 2011)
item Leafhopper comparative genomics - Identifying similarities and differences across Leafhopper vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Sep 2011)
item Pest management practices aimed at curtailing citrus huanglongbing disease (Aug 2011)
item Colonization of citrus and citrus-related germplasm by Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Jul 2011)
item Ribonucleic acid interference (RNAi) technology for control of Asian citrus psyllid (Jul 2011)
item Immunohistological localization of serotonin in the CNS and feeding system of the stable fly stomoxys calcitrans L. (Diptera: muscidae) (Jun 2011)
item Ribonucleic acid interference (RNAi) and control of citrus pests (Jun 2011)
item Localization of Candidatus liberibacter asiaticus associated with huanglongbing disease in various organs of its insect vector Diaphorina citri using FISH and Q-PCR (Jun 2011)
item A new detached-leaf assay to test the inoculativity of psyllids with Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with huanglongbing disease (Jun 2011)
item On a mission (Jun 2011)
item Evaluation of the VetCap® treatment method for horn fly control in cattle (May 2011)
item Assessment of genetic diversity among selected raspberry cultivars (May 2011)
item Ribonucleic acid interference (RNAi) Technology for control of Asian citrus psyllid - You Tube (Apr 2011)
item Identification of a mutation associated with permethrin resistance in the para-type sodium channel of the stable fly (Diptera: Muscidae) (Feb 2011)
item High levels of insecticide resistance in introduced horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) populations and implications for management (Jan 2011)
item Comparative anaylsis of Asian citrus psyllid and potato psyllid antennae (Jan 2011)
item Gene response to stress in the Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Dec 2010)
item Detection of target site resistance to pyrethroids and organophosphates in the horn fly using multiplex polymerase chain reaction (Sep 2010)
item Effects of varroa mites and bee diseases on pollination efficacy of honey bees (Aug 2010)
item Laboratory evaluation of verbutin as a synergist of acaricides against larvae of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) (Aug 2010)
item Knockdown resistance in pyrethroid-resistant horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) populations in Brazil (Jul 2009)
item Sugarcane borer in Florida (Jan 2007)
item Euthyrhynchus floridanus (L.) (Hemiptera: pentatomidae), a predacious insect in Florida (Dec 2006)
item Biological control of Diaprepes root weevil (Jun 2004)
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