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Caitlin Rering
Chemistry Research
Research Chemist

Phone: (352) 374-5847
Fax: (352) 374-5707

USDA, ARS, SEA, CMAVE
1600-1700 SW 23RD DRIVE
GAINESVILLE, FL 32608
Projects
Chemical Communications of Plants, Insects, Microbes, and Nematodes
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 439278

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Zea mays volatiles that influence oviposition and feeding behaviors of Spodoptera frugiperda Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yactayo Chang, J.P., Mendoza, J.S., Willms, S.D., Beck, J.J., Rering, C.C., Block, A.K. 2021. Zea mays volatiles that influence oviposition and feeding behaviors of Spodoptera frugiperda. Journal of Chemical Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10886-021-01302-w.
Pollen and yeast change nectar chemistry alone and in combination, but honey bee foraging reflects only the avoidance of yeast Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rering, C.C.; Rudolph, A.B.; Beck, J.J. Pollen and yeast change nectar aroma and nutritional content alone and together, but honey bee foraging reflects only the avoidance of yeast. Environ. Microbiol. 2021, https://doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.15528.
A comparison of collection methods for microbial volatiles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rering, C.C.; Gaffke, A.M.; Rudolph, A.B.; Beck, J.J.; Alborn, H.T. A comparison of collection methods for microbial volatiles. Frontiers Microbiome Research in Agroecosystems Special Issue, Front. Sustain. Food Syst. 2020, 4:598967. https://doi.org/10.3389/fsufs.2020.598967
Volatile microbial semiochemicals and insect perception at flowers Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crowley-Gall, A.; Rering, C.C.; Rudolph, A.B.; Vannette, R.L.; Beck, J.J. Volatile microbial semiochemicals and insect perception at flowers. Curr. Opin. Insect Sci. 2021, 4:23-34. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cois.2020.10.004.
Drought stress alters floral volatiles and reduces floral rewards, pollinator activity, and seed set in a global plant Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rering, C.C.; Franco Jr, J.G.; Yeater, K.M.; Mallinger, R.E. 2020. Drought stress alters floral volatiles and reduces floral rewards, pollinator activity, and seed set in a global plant. Ecosphere. 11:e03254. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.3254.
Microbial co-occurrence in floral nectar affects metabolites and attractiveness to a generalist pollinator Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rering, C.C.; Vannette, R.L.; Schaeffer, R.N.; Beck, J.J. Microbial co-occurrence in floral nectar affects metabolites and attractiveness to a generalist pollinator. J. Chem. Ecol. 2020, 46, 659-667. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10886-020-01169-3.
Analysis of pesticides in plant foods by QuEChERS and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry: An undergraduate laboratory experiment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rering, C.C., Williams, K.L., Redman, Z.C., Hengel, M.J., Wong, J.W. 2019. Analysis of pesticides in plant foods by QuEChERS and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry: An undergraduate laboratory experiment. Journal of Chemical Education. 2020, 97, 1, 226–233. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jchemed.9b00476.
Setaria viridis as a model for translational genetic studies of jasmonic acid-responsive insect defenses in Zea mays Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter III, C.T., Block, A.K., Christensen, S.A., Li, Q., Rering, C.C., Alborn, H.T. 2020. Setaria viridis as a model for translational genetic studies of jasmonic acid-responsive insect defenses in Zea mays. Plant Science. 291, February 2020, 110329. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plantsci.2019.110329.
Fighting on two fronts: Elevated insect resistance in flooded maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Block, A.K., Hunter III, C.T., Sattler, S.E., Rering, C.C., Mcdonald, S., Basset, G.J., Christensen, S.A. 2019. Fighting on two fronts: Elevated insect resistance in flooded maize. Plant Cell and Environment. https://doi.org/10.1111/pce.13642.
Microbial metabolites elicit distinct olfactory and gustatory preferences in bumblebees Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schaeffer, R.N., Rering, C.C., Maalouf, I., Beck, J.J., Vannette, R.L. 2019. Microbial metabolites elicit distinct olfactory and gustatory preferences in bumblebees. Biology Letters. 15(7):20190132. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2019.0132.
Roles of natural products for biorational pesticides in agriculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Beck, J.J., Duke, S.O., Rering, C.C. 2018. Roles of natural products for biorational pesticides in agriculture. ACS Symposium Series. 1294:1-4. https://doi.org/10.1021/bk-2018-1294.ch001.
Coexistence and competition effects on nectar microbe metabolite emission and pollinator acceptance - (Abstract Only)
Rering, C.C., Beck, J.J., Vannette, R.L., Schaeffer, R.N. 2018. Coexistence and competition effects on nectar microbe metabolite emission and pollinator acceptance. 256th American Chemical Society National Meeting. pg.1.
Drought-induced effects on buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) floral traits and honey bee visitation - (Abstract Only)
Mallinger, R.E., Rering, C.C., Franco Jr, J.G., Beck, J.J. 2018. Drought-induced effects on buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) floral traits and honey bee visitation. 256th American Chemical Society National Meeting. pg.1.
Interactions among plants, insects, and microbes: elucidation of inter-organismal chemical communications in agricultural ecology Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Beck, J.J., Alborn, H.T., Block, A.K., Christensen, S.A., Hunter III, C.T., Rering, C.C., Seidl-Adams, I., Stuhl, C.J., Torto, B., Tumlinson, J.H. 2018. Interactions among plants, insects, and microbes: elucidation of inter-organismal chemical communications in agricultural ecology. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 66(26):6663-6674. doi:10.1021/acs.jafc.8b01763.
Quantitative assessment of nectar microbe-produced volatiles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rering, C.C., Beck, J.J., Vannette, R.L., Willms, S.D. 2018. Quantitative assessment of nectar microbe-produced volatiles. ACS Symposium Series. 1294:127-142. https://doi.org/10.1021/bk-2018-1294.ch010.
Contrasting insect attraction and herbivore-induced plant volatile production in maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Block, A.K., Hunter III, C.T., Rering, C.C., Christensen, S.A., Meagher Jr, R.L. 2018. Contrasting insect attraction and herbivore-induced plant volatile production in maize. Planta. doi:10.1007/s00425-018-2886-x.
Do volatiles produced by nectar-dwelling microbes affect honey bee preferences? - (Abstract Only)
Nectar-inhabiting microorganisms influence nectar volatile composition and attractiveness to a generalist pollinator Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rering, C.C., Beck, J.J., Hall, G.W., Mccartney, M.M., Vannette, R.L. 2018. Nectar-inhabiting microorganisms influence nectar volatile composition and attractiveness to a generalist pollinator. New Phytologist. 220(3):750-759. doi:10.1111/nph.14809.
Application of mathematical models and computation in plant metabolomics ()
Willett, D.S., Rering, C.C., Ardura, D.A., Beck, J.J. 2018. Application of mathematical models and computation in plant metabolomics. In Sarker, S.D., Lutfun, N., editors. Computational Phytochemistry. 1st edition. Netherlands, Amsterdam: Elsevier. p. 231-254.
Seteria viridis as a model for pathogen resistance in the Poaceae - (Abstract Only)