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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Muhammad F B Chaudhury
Screwworm Research
Entomology

Phone: (402) 472-0131
Fax: (402) 472-0516

2700 FREDERICKSBURG Rd.
KERRVILLE , TX 78028

Projects
Area-Wide Screwworm Eradication
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 427992
Biology and Ecology of Screwworms
Memorandum of Understanding (M)
  Accession Number: 426904
Determining the Nutritional Requirements of Colonized and Genetic Profile of Colonized and Endemic Screwworms
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 431463

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Bacterial volatiles attract gravid secondary screwworms (Diptera: Calliphoridae) -
Chaudhury, M.F., Zhu, J.J., Skoda, S.R. 2016. Bacterial volatiles attract gravid secondary screwworms (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(2):947-951.
Research on Screwworms: male-only strains, Cryopreservation and reducing ammonia in mass rearing -
Managing ammonia emissions from screwworm larval rearing media -
Sagel, A., Phillips, P.L., Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R. 2015. Managing ammonia emissions from screwworm larval rearing media. Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(1):478-483.
Evidence for the presence of a female produced sex pheromone in the banana weevil, Cosmopolites sordidus Germar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) -
Uzakah, R.P., Odebiyi, J.A., Chaudhury, M.F., Hassanali, A. 2015. Evidence for the presence of a female produced sex pheromone in the banana weevil, Cosmopolites sordidus Germar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Scientific Research and Essays. 10:471-481.
Response of Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae) to Screwworm Oviposition Attractant -
Chaudhury, M.F., Zhu, J.J., Skoda, S.R. 2015. Response of Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae) to Screwworm Oviposition Attractant. Journal of Medical Entomology. 52(4):527-31.
Effects of new dietary ingredients used in artificial diet for screwworm larvae (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Reprint Icon -
Chaudhury, M.F., Chen, H., Sagel, A., Skoda, S.R. 2015. Effects of new dietary ingredients used in artificial diet for screwworm larvae (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 108(3):1429-1434.
Volatiles from waste larval rearing media attract gravid screwworm flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) to oviposit Reprint Icon -
Chaudhury, M.F., Zhu, J.J., Sagel, A., Chen, H., Skoda, S.R. 2014. Volatiles from waste larval rearing media attract gravid screwworm flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) to oviposit. Journal of Medical Entomology. 51(3):591-595.
Artificial diets used in mass production of the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax -
Chen, H., Chaudhury, M.F., Sagel, A., Phillips, P.L., Skoda, S.R. 2014. Artificial diets used in mass production of the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax. Journal of Applied Entomology. 138(9):708-714.
Identification of oviposition attractants of the secondary screwworm, Cochliomyia macellaria (F.) released from rotten chicken liver Reprint Icon -
Zhu, J.J., Chaudhury, M.F., Tangtrakulwanich, K., Skoda, S.R. 2013. Identification of oviposition attractants of the secondary screwworm, Cochliomyia macellaria (F.) released from rotten chicken liver. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 39(11-12):1407-1414. DOI: 10.1007/S10886-013-0359-Z.
Rearing screwworms: from fresh meat to artificial diet -
An Artificial Diet for Rearing Cochliomyia macellaria (Diptera: Calliphoridae) -
Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R. 2013. An artificial diet for rearing Cochliomyia macellaria (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(4):1927-1931.
The screwworm eradication program: From an unlikely dream to an outstanding reality -
USDA ARS research on the screwworm fly -
Rearing insects on artificial diets -
Chaudhury, M.F. 2013. Rearing insects: Artificial diets. Encyclopedia of Pest Management. Taylor & Francis On-Line. DOI 10:1081/E-EPM-120048602.
Feasibility of Using a Caribbean Strain of the New World Screwworm for SIT Campaigns in Brazil -
Mastrangelo, T., Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R., Welch, J.B., Sagel, A., Walder, J. 2012. Feasibility of using a Caribbean strain of the New World screwworm for SIT campaigns in Brazil. Medical Entomology. 49:1495-1501.
Identification of volatiles from waste larval rearing media that attract gravid screwworm flies to oviposit -
Evaluation of waste artificial larval rearing media as oviposition attractant for New World screwworm (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Reprint Icon -
Chaudhury, M.F., Sagel, A., Skoda, S.R. 2012. Evaluation of waste artificial larval rearing media as oviposition attractant for New World screwworm (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 49(2):293-298.
Effect of adult screwworm male size on mating competence Reprint Icon -
Pitti, A., Skoda, S.R., Kneeland, K.M., Berkebile, D.R., Molina-Ochoa, J., Chaudhury, M.F., Youm, O., Foster, J.E. 2011. Effect of adult screwworm male size on mating competence. Southwestern Entomologist. 36(1):47-60.
Solidifying agent and processing of blood used for the larval diet affect screwworm (Diptera: Calliphoridae) life-history parameters Reprint Icon -
Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R., Sagel, A. 2011. Solidifying agent and processing of blood used for the larval diet affect screwworm (Diptera: Calliphoridae) life-history parameters. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104(3):1103-1107.
Volatiles emitted from eight wound-isolated bacteria differentially attract and stimulate gravid screwworm flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) to oviposit -
Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R., Sagel, A., Welch, J.B. 2010. Volatiles emitted from eight wound-isolated bacteria differentially attract and stimulate gravid screwworm flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) to oviposit. Journal of Medical Entomology. 47(3):349-354.
Diet pH, and viscosity affect development and survival of screwworm larvae (Diptera:Calliphoridae) -
Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R. 2009. Diet pH, and viscosity affect development and survival of screwworm larvae (Diptera:Calliphoridae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 102(2):799-803.
Screwworms, Cochliomyia hominivorax, reared for mass release do not carry and spread foot-and-mouth disease virus and classical swine fever virus Reprint Icon -
Chaudhury, M.F., Ward, G.B., Skoda, S.R., Deng, M.Y., Welch, J.B., McKenna, T.S. 2008. Screwworms, Cochliomyia hominivorax, reared for mass release do not carry and spread foot-and-mouth disease virus and classical swine fever virus. Journal of Insect Science. 8:62.
A Cellulose Fiber-Based Diet for Screwworm (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Larvae -
Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R. 2007. A cellulose fiber-based diet for screwworm (Diptera: Calliphoridae) larvae. Journal of Economic Entomology. 100(1):241-245.
INSECT DIET, FEEDING AND NUTRITION -
Chaudhury, M.F. 2009. Insect diet, feeding and nutrition. In: Schneider, J.C., editor. Principles and Procedures for Rearing High Quality Insects. Mississippi State, MS: Mississippi State University. p. 121-143.
CAN SCREWWORM CARRY AND SPREAD FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE VIRUS AND CLASSICAL SWINE FEVER VIRUS? -
Chaudhury, M.F., Ward, G.B., Deng, M.Y., Montez, J., Kenney, M., Skoda, S.R., Mckenna, T.S. 2005. Can screwworm carry and spread foot-and-mouth disease virus and classical swine fever virus? The 2005 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition, December 17, 2005, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
MANAGEMENT OF MYIASIS: CURRENT STATUS AND FUTURE PROSPECTS -
Colwell, D.D., Scholl, P.J., Losson, B., Boulard, C., Chaudhury, M.F., Graf, J., Jacquiet, P., Dorchies, P., Barillet, F., Carta, A., Scala, A., Bowles, V.M., Sandeman, R.M., Cepeda-Palacios, R., Wall, R., Cruickshank, I., French, N.P., Smith, K.E., Panadero-Fontan, R., Otranto, D. 2004. Management of myiasis: current status and future prospects. Veterinary Parasitology 125:93-104.
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