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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Quarantine Strategies
item Response of Bactrocera oleae (Diptera: Tephritidae) to an attract-and-kill trap in greenhouse cage tests (Nov 2014)
item Spread of Aspergillus flavus by navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella) on almonds (Sep 2014)
item Quality of mixed tropical fruit following irradiation treatment (Aug 2014)
item Methyl bromide release from activated carbon and the soil/water/carbon interface (Aug 2014)
item Nonhost status of mangosteen to Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera carambolae(Diptera:Tephritidae) in Thailand. (Aug 2014)
item Olive fruit fly adult response to attract-and-kill bait stations in greenhouse cages with weathered bait spray and a commercial table olive orchard (Jul 2014)
item Demonstration and characterization of a persistent pheromone lure for the navel orangeworm, Amyelois transitella (Lepidoptera: pyralidae) (Jul 2014)
item Basil oil fumigation increases radiation sensitivity in adult Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). (Jun 2014)
item Postharvest irradiation treatment for quarantine control of the invasive Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) (Jun 2014)
item Multiple quarantine treatment using bale compression and a three day fumigation to control Hessian fly (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in exported hay (Jun 2014)
item Fecundity and longevity of argentine ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) queens in response to irradiation (Jun 2014)
item Assessing the potential for establishment of western cherry fruit fly using ecological niche modeling (May 2014)
item Radiosensitization of Aspergillus niger and Penicillium chrysogenum using basil essential oil and ionizing radiation for food decontamination. (May 2014)
item Reducing CO2 accumulation and its phytotoxicity to lettuce with absorbent in hermetic storage as a simulation of long-term fumigation (May 2014)
item Flying slower: Floor pattern object size affects orthokinetic responses during moth flight to sex pheromone (Apr 2014)
item Biology, behavior, and olive orchard IPM of Bactrocera oleae (Rossi) fifteen years after invasion in California (Apr 2014)
item Reducing injury of lettuce from phosphine fumigation (Apr 2014)
item Thermal death kinetics of adult Sitophilus oryzae and the effects of heating rate on thermotolerance (Apr 2014)
item N-butyl sulfide as an attractant and co-attractant for male and female codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) (Apr 2014)
item Attraction of the orange mint moth and false celery leaftier moth (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) to floral chemical lures (Apr 2014)
item Measuring local genetic variability in populations of codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) across an unmanaged / commercial orchard interface (Apr 2014)
item Effects of temperature and modified atmospheres on diapausing 5th instar codling moth metabolism (Mar 2014)
item Status of Rhagoletis (Diptera: Tephritidae) pests in the NAPPO countries (Feb 2014)
item Papaya nutritional analysis (Feb 2014)
item Large-scale confirmatory tests of a phytosanitary irradiation treatment against Sternochetus frigidus (F.) in Philippine mango (Feb 2014)
item Potential transmission of Pantoea spp. and Serratia marcescens (Enterobacteriales: Enterobacteriaceae) to plants by Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae) (Feb 2014)
item Arthropod fauna of rolled alder leaves in Washington State, United States of America (Insecta: Arachnida) (Jan 2014)
item Comparing mating disruption of codling moth with standard and meso dispensers loaded with pear ester and codlemone (Jan 2014)
item New traps, baits, and lures for tree fruit IPM (Jan 2014)
item Egg morphology of key stored-product insect pests of U.S.A. (Jan 2014)
item Rice weevil response to basil oil fumigation (Dec 2013)
item Nitric oxide as a potent fumigant for postharvest pest control (Dec 2013)
item Evaluation of traps and lures for codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in apple orchards (Nov 2013)
item Developing a new bait for spotted wing Drosophila in organic cherry production (Nov 2013)
item Combined approaches using sex pheromone and pear ester for behavioral disruption of codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) (Nov 2013)
item Low pressure/low temperature treatments: insect efficacy and apple quality (Nov 2013)
item Molecular species identification of cryptic apple and snowberry maggots (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Western and Central Washington (Oct 2013)
item Captures of Rhagoletis indifferens (Diptera:Tephritidae) and non-target insects on red spheres versus yellow spheres and panels (Oct 2013)
item Releases of insectary-reared Galendromus occidentalis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) in commercial apple orchards (Oct 2013)
item Feeding injury to cotton caused by Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae) nymphs and prereproductive adults (Oct 2013)
item Influence of modified atmosphere packaging on radiation tolerance in the phytosanitary pest melon fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera Tephritidae) (Oct 2013)
item Cold storage enhances the efficacy and margin of security in postharvest irradiation treatments against fruit flies (Oct 2013)
item Application of Cydia pomonella expressed sequence tags: identification and expression of three general odorant binding proteins in codling moth (Sep 2013)
item Combining mutualistic yeast and pathogenic virus - a novel method for control for codling moth control (Aug 2013)
item A survey of insect assemblages responding to volatiles from a ubiquitous fungus in an agricultural landscape (Aug 2013)
item Effects of chitosan-based coatings containing peppermint essential oil on the quality of post-harvest papaya fruit (Aug 2013)
item A test of fruit varieties on entry rate and development by neonate larvae of the codling moth, Cydia pomonella (Aug 2013)
item Nest marking behavior and chemical composition of olfactory cues involved in nest recognition in Megachile rotundata (Aug 2013)
item Body size and shape analyses of F1 hybrid Rhagoletis pomonella and Rhagoletis zephyria (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Jul 2013)
item Response by Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae) adults to salivary preconditioning of cotton squares (Jul 2013)
item The influence of post-veraison foliar potassium applications on table grape quality (Jul 2013)
item Genetic identification of an unknown Rhagoletis fruit fly infesting Chinese crabapple (Malus spectabilis): implications for apple pest management (Jun 2013)
item Influence of media type and moisture on adult development and pupal mortality in Rhagoletis indifferens (Diptera:Tephritidae) (Jun 2013)
item Apple volatiles synergize the response of codling moth to pear ester (May 2013)
item Adding microencapsulated pear ester to insecticides for control of Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera:Tortricidae) in apple (May 2013)
item Quality of fresh-cut purple fleshed sweet potatoes after x-ray irradiation treatment and refrigerated storage (May 2013)
item Monitoring oriental fruit moth (Lepidoptera:Tortricidae) with the ajar bait trap in pome and stone fruit orchards under mating disruption (May 2013)
item Improving the quality and safety of macadamia nuts (May 2013)
item A four-component synthetic attractant for Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) isolated from fermented bait headspace (Apr 2013)
item Freezing as a treatment to prevent the spread of coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in coffee (Apr 2013)
item Neo-sex chromosomes and adaptive potential in tortricid pests (Apr 2013)
item Alternative fumigants to methyl bromide for killing pupae and preventing emergence of apple maggot fly (Diptera:Tephritidae) (Apr 2013)
item Neural ensemble coding merges sex and habitat chemosensory signals in an insect herbivore (RSPB-2012-2496) (Apr 2013)
item Interaction of acetic acid and phenylacetaldehyde as attractants for trapping pest species of moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) (Apr 2013)
item Factors affecting the efficacy of a vinegar trap for Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) (Apr 2013)
item Development of Rhagoletis indifferens Curran (Diptera:Tephritidae) in crabapple (Mar 2013)
item The geographic distribution of Rhagoletis pomonella (Diptera:Tephritidae) in the western United States: Introduced species or native population? (Mar 2013)
item Niche differentiation and colonization of a novel environment by an asexual wasp (Mar 2013)
item Soil moisture and relative humidity effects during post-diapause on emergence of western cherry fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Mar 2013)
item New traps and lures for tree fruit pests (Feb 2013)
item Survey of resistance to four insecticides and their associated mechanisms in different genotypes of the green peach aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) from Chile (Feb 2013)
item Effects of short photoperiod on codling moth diapause and survival (Feb 2013)
item Previous exposure to other males leads to prolonged copulation by a predatory true bug (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Anthocoridae) (Feb 2013)
item Temperature-dependent egg development of Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae) (Feb 2013)
item Influence of trap design on upwind flight behavior and capture of female grape berry moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidea) with a kairomone lure (Feb 2013)
item Antitumor activity of fermented noni exudates (fNE) and its fractions (Jan 2013)
item Salivary proteins of Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae) (Jan 2013)
item Papaya fruit quality management during the postharvest supply chain (Jan 2013)
item Potential of Steinernema carpocapsae (Rhabditida: Steinernematidae) against Hypothenemus hampei in Hawaii (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Dec 2012)
item The effect of the granulosis virus (PapyGV) on larval mortality and feeding behavior of the Pandemis leafroller Pandemis pyrusana (Kearfott)(Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) (Dec 2012)
item Cloning and characterization of an MRNA encoding an insulin receptor from the horned scarab beetle Onthophagus nigriventris (Coleoptera: scarabaeidae) (Dec 2012)
item A field test for host discrimination and avoidance behavior for Rhagoletis pomonella flies in the western United States (Dec 2012)
item Processing conditions for producing french fries from purple-fleshed sweetpotatoes (Dec 2012)
item Abundances of apple maggot, Rhagoletis pomonella, across different areas in central Washington, with special reference to black-fruited hawthorns (Dec 2012)
item Irradiation for quarantine control of the invasive light brown apple moth, Epiphyas (Dec 2012)
item The stink bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) of Washington state (Nov 2012)
item Behavioral evidence for fruit odor discrimination and sympatric host races of Rhagoletis pomonella flies in the western United States (Nov 2012)
item Controlled atmosphere and temperature treatment system to disinfest fruit moth, Carposina sasakii (Lepidoptera:Carposinidae) on apples (Oct 2012)
item A new species of Anthocoris (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Anthocoridae) from western North America (Oct 2012)
item Diversity and phenology of the generalist predator community in apple orchards of Central Washington State (insecta, araneae) (Oct 2012)
item Control of Rhagoletis indifferents using Thiamethoxam and Spinosad baits under external fly pressure and its relation to rapidity of kill and residual bait activity (Aug 2012)
item Export of commercial 'Hass' avocados from Argentina poses negligible risk of ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) infestation (Aug 2012)
item Phytosanitary of irradiation of fresh tropical commodities in Hawaii: generic treatments, commercial adoption and current issues (Aug 2012)
item Moth pheromone receptors and deceitful parapheromones (Jul 2012)
item Phytosanitary irradiation for fresh horticultural commodities: Research and regulations (Jul 2012)
item Processing and cooking effects on the quality of purple-fleshed sweet potato fries (Jun 2012)
item Body size phenotypes are heritable and mediate fecundity but not fitness in the lepidopteran frugivore, Cydia pomonella (Jun 2012)
item Hawaii success story in phytosanitary irradiation due to researcher-industry-regulator partnership (Jun 2012)
item Identification of host fruit volatiles from domestic apple (Malus domestica), native black hawthorn (Crataegus douglasii) and introduced ornamental hawthorn (C. monogyna) attractive to R. pomonella flies from the western U.S. (Jun 2012)
item Behavioral responses, rate of mortality, and oviposition of western cherry fruit fly exposed to Malathion, Zeta-cypermethrin, and Spinetoram (Jun 2012)
item Isolation, culture, preservation, and identification of entomopathogenic bacteria of the bacilli (Jun 2012)
item Spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura)(Diptera: drosophilidae), trapped with combinations of wines and vinegars (Jun 2012)
item Parasitism of leafrollers in Washington fruit orchards is enhanced by perimater plantings of rose and strawberry (Jun 2012)
item Monitoring codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in orchards treated with pear ester and sex pheromone combo dispensers (May 2012)
item Monitoring oriental fruit moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) with sticky traps baited with terpinyl acetate and sex pheromone (May 2012)
item Evaluating dispensers loaded with codlemone and pear ester for disruption of codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) (Apr 2012)
item Monitoring codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in sex phermone-treated orchards with (E)-4,8-dimethyl-1,3,7-nonatriene or pear ester in combination with codlemone and acetic acid (Apr 2012)
item Preferences by Rhagoletis indifferens (Dipt., Tephritidae) and non-target flies for rectangles of various yellow colours and fluorescence (Apr 2012)
item An improved system to assess insect tolerance to heated controlled atmosphere quarantine treatment (Apr 2012)
item Fate of codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in harvested apples held under short photoperiod (Apr 2012)
item A Sex Attractant for Trapping Crambus cypridalis (Lepidoptera: crambidae) (Mar 2012)
item Irradiation quarantine treatment for control of Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in rice (Feb 2012)
item Differences in body size and egg loads of Rhagoletis indifferens (Diptera: Tephritidae) from introduced and native cherries (Feb 2012)
item Organic codling moth management in Washington state and the world (Dec 2011)
item Attraction of pest moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae, Crambidae) to floral lures on the island of Hawaii (Dec 2011)
item Efficacy of brown sugar flotation and hot water methods for detecting Rhagoletis indifferens (Dipt., Tephritidae) larvae (Dec 2011)
item Differential captures of Rhagoletis pomonella (Diptera: Tephritidae) on four fluorescent yellow rectangle traps (Dec 2011)
item Impact of metarhizium brunneum petch clavicipitaceae (Hypocreales) on pre-imaginal Rhagoletis indifferens (Diptera: Tephritidae) within and on the surface of orchard soil (Dec 2011)
item Male Fishia yosemitae (Grote)(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) captured in traps baited with (Z)-7-dodecenyl acetate and (Z)-9-tetradecenyl acetate (Dec 2011)
item Generic phytosanitary radiation treatment for tephritid fruit flies provides quarantine security for bactrocera latifrons (Dec 2011)
item Use of irradiation as quarantine treatment for tropical fruit and vegetable crops (Oct 2011)
item Phytosanitary irradiation for export of fresh produce: commercial adoption in Hawaii and current issues (Oct 2011)
item Sex Attraction in Pear Psylla (Oct 2011)
item Trapping spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura)(Diptera: Drosophilidae) with combinations of vinegar and wine, and acetic acid and ethanol (Jul 2011)
Last Modified: 9/20/2013
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