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John K Westbrook
Insect Control and Cotton Disease Research
Meteorology

Phone: (979) 260-9351
Fax: (979) 260-9386

2771 F&B ROAD
COLLEGE STATION , TX 77845

Projects
Detection and Biologically Based Management of Row Crop Pests Concurrent with Boll Weevil Eradication
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 429320
PREDICTIVE MODELING & MITIGATION OF EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON MIGRATION & INFESTATION PATTERNS OF SEMITROPICAL/TROPICAL CROP PEST INSECTS
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 420852
PREDICTIVE MODELING & MITIGATION OF EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON MIGRATION & INFESTATION PATTERNS OF SEMITROPICAL/TROPICAL CROP PEST INSECTS
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 421033
Monitoring Pest Insect Migration With a Vertical-Looking Entomological Radar
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 426761
Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Synoptic Modeling
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 431442

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Quantification of dichlorvos released from kill strips used in boll weevil eradication programs -
Suh, C.P., Perez, J.L., Berg, A.L., Westbrook, J.K. 2016. Quantification of dichlorvos released from kill strips used in boll weevil eradication programs. Journal of Cotton Science. 20:26-30.
Airborne multispectral identification of individual cotton plants using consumer-grade cameras -
Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S., Yang, C., Suh, C.P. 2016. Airborne multispectral identification of individual cotton plants using consumer-grade cameras. Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment. 4:37-43.
Remote identification of individual volunteer cotton plants -
Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S., Suh, C.P., Yang, C. 2016. Remote identification of individual volunteer cotton plants [abstract]. Proceedings of the National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 5-7, 2016, New Orleans, Louisiana. p.194.
Gossypolhemiquinone, a dimeric sesquiterpenoid identified in cotton (Gossypium) -
Stipanovic, R.D., Puckhaber, L.S., Frelichowski, J.E., Esquivel, J.F., Westbrook, J.K., O Neil, T.M., Bell, A.A., Dowd, M.K., Hake, K., Duke, S.E. 2015. Gossypolhemiquinone, a dimeric sesquiterpenoid identified in cotton (Gossypium). Phytochemistry. 122:165-171.
Gossypolone and Gossypolhemiquinone: Biological activity of terpenoids found in cotton (Gossypium) -
Stipanovic, R.D., Puckhaber, L.S., Frelichowski, J.E., Esquivel, J.F., Westbrook, J.K., O Neil, T.M., Bell, A.A., Dowd, M.K., Duke, S.E. 2015. Gossypolone and gossypolhemiquinone: Biological activity of terpenoids found in cotton (Gossypium). [abstract]. American Chemical Society Abstracts. A#ORGN 504.
The importance of natural habitats to Brazilian free-tailed bats in intensive agricultural landscapes in the Winter Garden Region of Texas, United States -
Davidai, N., Westbrook, J.K., Lessard, J., Hallam, T., McCracken, G. 2015. The importance of natural habitats to Brazilian free-tailed bats in intensive agricultural landscapes in the Winter Garden Region of Texas, United States. Biological Conservation. 140:109-114.
Modeling seasonal migration of fall armyworm moths -
Westbrook, J.K., Nagoshi, R.N., Meagher Jr, R.L., Fleischer, S.J., Jairam, S. 2015. Modeling seasonal migration of fall armyworm moths. International Journal of Biometeorology. 60:255-267.
Sunn hemp as a ground cover to manage fall armyworm populations -
Modeling seasonal migration of fall armyworm moths -
Early identification of cotton fields using mosaicked aerial imagery -
Yang, C., Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S. 2015. Early identification of cotton fields using mosaicked aerial imagery. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 901-906.
Airborne multispectral detection of regrowth cotton fields -
Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P., Yang, C., Lan, Y., Eyster, R.S. 2015. Airborne multispectral detection of regrowth cotton fields. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS). 9(1):096081.
An integrative study of weather-driven dynamics in a dual-migrant system -
Krauel, J., Westbrook, J.K., McCracken, G.F. 2015. An integrative study of weather-driven dynamics in a dual-migrant system. Journal of Animal Ecology. 84:604-614.
Haplotype profile comparisons between Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae) populations from Mexico with those from Puerto Rico, South America, and the United States and their implications for migratory behavior -
Nagoshi, R.N., Rosas-Garcia, N.M., Meagher Jr, R.L., Fleischer, S.J., Westbrook, J.K., Sappington, T.W., Hay-Roe, M., Gruters Thomas, J.M., Murua, G.M. 2015. Haplotype profile comparisons between Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae) populations from Mexico with those from Puerto Rico, South America, and the United States and their implications for migratory behavior. Journal of Economic Entomology. doi: 1031093/jee/tou044.
Asymmetric radar echo patterns from insects -
Melnikov, V.M., Istok, M.J., Westbrook, J.K. 2015. Asymmetric radar echo patterns from insects. Journal of Atmospheric and Ocean Technology. 32(4):659-674.
An airborne multispectral imaging system based on two consumer-grade cameras for agricultural remote sensing -
Yang, C., Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P., Martin, D.E., Hoffmann, W.C., Lan, Y., Fritz, B.K., Goolsby, J. 2014. An airborne multispectral imaging system based on two consumer-grade cameras for agricultural remote sensing. Remote Sensing. 6:5257-5278.
The effect of Gossypolone on the growth and development of Helicoverpa zea (Boddie) Reprint Icon -
Stipanovic, R.D., Esquivel, J.F., Westbrook, J.K., Puckhaber, L.S., O Neil, M., Bell, A.A., Duke, S.E., Dowd, M.K., Lopez, J.D., Hake, K. 2014. The effect of gossypolone on the growth and development of Helicoverpa zea (Boddie). Southwestern Entomologist. 39(1):1-7.
Effect of gossypolone on the growth and development of helicoverpa zea -
Stipanovic, R.D., Esquivel, J.F., Westbrook, J.K., Puckhaber, L.S., O Neil, T.M., Bell, A.A., Duke, S.E., Dowd, M.K., Hake, K.D. 2014. Effect of gossypolone on the growth and development of helicoverpa zea. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences. p. 706.
Temporal variability of spectral reflectance and estimated canopy cover of cotton plants supports early detection of potential boll weevil infestations -
Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P., Yang, C., Eyster, R.S. 2014. Temporal variability of spectral reflectance and estimated canopy cover of cotton plants supports early detection of potential boll weevil infestations [abstract]. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences. p. 863-868.
Attraction of dispersing boll weevils from surrounding habitats relative to simulated pheromone diffusion from traps -
Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P., Eyster, R.S. 2014. Attraction of dispersing boll weevils from surrounding habitats relative to simulated pheromone diffusion from traps. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences. p. 858-862.
Remote sensing of vegetative cotton to assist boll weevil eradication -
Yang, C., Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S. 2014. Remote sensing of vegetative cotton to assist boll weevil eradication. Proceedings of Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 766-770.
Failure of pheromone traps in detecting incipient populations of boll weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): Investigation of two potential contributing factors -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K. 2014. Failure of pheromone traps in detecting incipient populations of boll weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): Investigation of two potential contributing factors. Journal of Entomological Science. 49(2):211-214.
Species composition of stink bugs in cotton and other major row crops in the Brazos River Bottom production area of Texas -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Esquivel, J.F. 2013. Species composition of stink bugs in cotton and other major row crops in the Brazos River Bottom production area of Texas. Southwestern Entomologist. 38:561-570.
Pink bollworm (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) on the Southern Plains of Texas and in New Mexico: Distribution; and eradication of a remnant population Reprint Icon -
Breen Pierce, J., Allen, C., Multer, W., Doederlein, T., Anderson, M., Russell, S., Pope, J., Zink, R., Walters, M., Kerns, D., Westbrook, J.K., Smith, L. 2013. Pink bollworm (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) on the Southern Plains of Texas and in New Mexico: Distribution; and eradication of a remnant population. Southwestern Entomologist. 38:369-378.
A two-camera imaging system for pest detection and aerial application -
Yang, C., Hoffmann, W.C., Martin, D.E., Lan, Y., Fritz, B.K., Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P. 2013. A two-camera imaging system for pest detection and aerial application. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 131598742.
WSR-88D doppler radar detection of corn earworm moth migration Reprint Icon -
Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S., Wolf, W.W. 2014. WSR-88D doppler radar detection of corn earworm moth migration. International Journal of Biometeorology. 58:931-940.
Effects of image spatial and radiometric resolutions on the detection of cotton plants -
Yang, C., Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P., Lan, Y., Eyster, R.S. 2013. Effects of image spatial and radiometric resolutions on the detection of cotton plants. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. pp. 500-506.
Fusion of remotely sensed data from airborne and ground-based sensors to enhance detection of cotton plants -
Zhang, H., Lan, Y., Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Hoffmann, W.C., Yang, C., Huang, Y. 2013. Fusion of remotely sensed data from airborne and ground-based sensors to enhance detection of cotton plants. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 93:55-59.
Remote identification of potential boll weevil host plants: Airborne multispectral detection of regrowth cotton -
Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P., Yang, C., Lan, Y., Eyster, R.S. 2013. Remote identification of potential boll weevil host plants: Airborne multispectral detection of regrowth cotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. pp. 1178-1184.
Species composition and relative abundance of stink bugs in the Brazos River Bottom - Second year results -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Esquivel, J.F., Jones, G.D. 2013. Species composition and relative abundance of stink bugs in the Brazos River Bottom - Second year results. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. pp. 212-214.
Studies on fall armyworm migration and monitoring -
Evaluation of a new formulation of grandlure for the boll weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Boratynski, T.N., Cano Rios, P., Armstrong, J.S., Escarcega, J.A., Campos-Ruelas, C. 2013. Evaluation of a new formulation of grandlure for the boll weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Entomological Science. 48:75-78.
Bats track and exploit changes in insect pest populations -
Mccracken, G.F., Westbrook, J.K., Brown, V.A., Eldridge, M., Federico, P., Kunz, T.H. 2012. Bats track and exploit changes in insect pest populations. Public Library of Science Biology. 7(8):e43839. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0043839.
Differentiation of cotton from other crops at different growth stages using spectral properties and discriminant analysis -
Zhang, H., Lan, Y., Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Lacey, R., Hoffmann, W.C. 2012. Spectral properties of crops at different growth stages. Transactions of the ASABE. 55:1-8.
Species composition and relative abundance of stink bugs in cotton and other row crops in the Brazos River Bottom production area of Texas -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Esquivel, J.F., Jones, G.D. 2012. Species composition and relative abundance of stink bugs in cotton and other row crops in the Brazos River Bottom production area of Texas. Proceedings Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 880-882.
Influence of temperature on the rate of grandlure released from boll weevil pheromone lures -
Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P. 2012. Influence of temperature on the rate of grandlure released from boll weevil pheromone lures. Proceedings Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 921-927.
Results of a Two-Year Pink Bollworm Survey in the Southern Plains of Texas and New Mexico -
Pierce, J., Multer, W., Doederlein, T., Anderson, M., Russell, S., Allen, C., Zink, R., Walters, M., Kerns, D., Westbrook, J.K. 2012. Results of a two-year pink bollworm survey in the southern plains of Texas and New Mexico. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences. p. 935-940.
Discriminating among cotton cultivars with varying leaf characteristics using hyperspectral radiometry -
Zhang, H., Hinze, L.L., Lan, Y., Westbrook, J.K., Hoffmann, W.C. 2012. Discriminating among cotton cultivars with varying leaf characteristics using hyperspectral radiometry. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(1):275-280.
Partly cloudy with a chance of migration: Weather, radars, and aeroecology -
Chilson, P.B., Frick, W.F., Kelly, J.F., Howard, K.W., Diehl, R.H., Larkin, R.P., Westbrook, J.K., Kelly, T.A., Kunz, T.H. 2012. Partly cloudy with a chance of migration: Weather, radars, and aeroecology. Bulletin of the American Meterological Society. 96:669-686.
Fusion of remotely sensed data from airborne and ground-based sensors for cotton regrowth study -
Lan, Y., Zhang, H., Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Hoffmann, W.C., Yang, C., Huang, Y. 2011. Fusion of remotely sensed data from airborne and ground-based sensors for cotton regrowth study. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Proceedings. CD-ROM.
Attraction of milkweed stem weevils, Rhyssomatus spp. (Coleoptera: Curculiondae), to grandlure -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K. 2011. Attraction of milkweed stem weevils, Rhyssomatus spp. (Coleoptera: Curculiondae), to grandlure. Southwestern Entomologist. 36:375-376.
Temporal changes in genetic variation of boll weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) populations, and implications for population assignment in eradication zones -
Choi, S., Kim, K., Lee, H., Adamczyk Jr., J.J., Greenberg, S.M., Westbrook, J.K., Sappington, T.W. 2011. Temporal changes in genetic variation of boll weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) populations, and implications for population assignment in eradication zones. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 104(4):816-825.
Pink bollworm trapping in the Southern Plains of Texas and New Mexico -
Multer, W., Doederlein, T., Cattaneo, M., Pierce, J., Allen, C., Zink, R., Walters, M., Kerns, D., Westbrook, J.K. 2011. Pink bollworm trapping in the Southern Plains of Texas and New Mexico. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 753-757.
Spatial analysis of NDVI readings with difference sampling density -
Zhang, H., Lan, Y., Lacey, R., Hoffmann, W.C., Westbrook, J.K. 2011. Spatial analysis of NDVI readings with difference sampling density. Transactions of the ASABE. 54:349-354.
Influence of an insect rearing tent on cotton development and canopy temperature -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K. 2011. Influence of an insect rearing tent on cotton development and canopy temperature. Journal of Entomological Science. 46:1-4.
A model for long-distance dispersal of boll weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) -
Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S., Allen, C.T. 2011. A model for long-distance dispersal of boll weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). International Journal of Biometeorology. 55(4):585-593.
Long distance migration in Helicoverpa zea: What we know and need to know -
Westbrook, J.K., Lopez, J. 2010. Long distance migration in Helicoverpa zea: What we know and need to know. Southwestern Entomologist. 35:355-360.
Spectral properties of crops at different growth stages -
Zhang, H., Lan, Y., Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K., Lacey, R., Hoffmann, W.C. 2010. Spectral properties of crops at different growth stages. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 10-9038.
Virtual bats and real insects: Effects of echolocation on the mating behavior of corn earworm moths, Helicoverpa zea -
Gillam, E.H., Westbrook, J.K., Schleider, P.G., McCracken, G.F. 2011. Virtual bats and real insects: Effects of echolocation on the mating behavior of corn earworm moths, Helicoverpa zea. Southwestern Naturalist. 56:103-107.
Investigation of pheromone-based factors that may reduce capture of boll weevils in traps -
Westbrook, J.K., Suh, C.P. 2010. Investigation of pheromone-based factors that may reduce capture of boll weevils in traps. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 994-998.
ARS, university and regulatory partnerships needed to address the challenge and complete eradication -
Westbrook, J.K., Adamczyk Jr, J.J., Allen, C.T., Kostroun, D. 2010. ARS, university and regulatory partnerships needed to address the challenge and complete eradication. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 1027-1028.
Relationship between population estimates of cotton fleahoppers (Hemiptera: Miridae) obtained by terminal and whole plant examinations -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K. 2010. Relationship between population estimates of cotton fleahoppers (Hemiptera: Miridae) obtained by terminal and whole plant examinations. Journal of Entomological Science. 45:1-7.
Multidisciplinary Fingerprints: Forensic Reconstruction of an Insect Reinvasion -
Kim, K.S., Jones, G.D., Westbrook, J.K., Sappington, T.W. 2010. Multidisciplinary Fingerprints: Forensic Reconstruction of an Insect Reinvasion. Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 7(45):677-686.
Bats aloft: Variation in echolocation call structure at high altitudes -
Gillam, E.H., McCracken, G.F., Westbrook, J.K., Jensen, M.L., Balsley, B.B. 2009. Bats aloft: Variation in echolocation call structure at high altitudes. Behavioral Ecology-Sociobiology. 64:69-79.
Spatial analysis of hyperspectral vegetation index -
Zhang, H., Lan, Y., Lacey, R., Hoffmann, W.C., Westbrook, J.K. 2009. Spatial analysis of hyperspectral vegetation index. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 09-5982.
Rapid identification of rice samples using an electronic nose -
Zheng, X., Lan, Y., Zhu, J., Westbrook, J.K., Hoffmann, W.C., Lacey, R. 2009. Rapid identification of rice samples using an electronic nose. Journal of Bionics. 6:290-497.
Dense and sparse aggregations in complex motion: Video coupled with simulation modeling -
Hallam, T.G., Raghaven, A., Kolli, H., Dimitrov, D.T., Federico, P., Qi, H., McCracken, G.F., Betke, M., Westbrook, J.K., Kennard, K., Kunz, T.H. 2009. Dense and sparse aggregations in complex motion: Video coupled with simulation modeling. Ecological Complexity. 7:69-75.
Within-plant distribution patterns of the cotton fleahopper (Hemiptera: Miridae) -
Suh, C.P., Westbrook, J.K. 2009. Within-plant distribution patterns of the cotton fleahopper (Hemiptera: Miridae). pp. 708-711. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference.
Identification of stink bugs using an electronic nose -
Lan, Y., Zheng, X., Westbrook, J.K., Lopez, J., Lacey, R., Hoffmann, W.C. 2008. Identification of stink bugs using an electronic nose. Journal of Bionic Engineering. 5(Suppl. 1):doi:10.1016/S1672-6529(08)60090-6.
Noctuid migration in the nocturnal aeroecological boundary layer -
Westbrook, J.K. 2008. Noctuid migration in the nocturnal aeroecological boundary layer. Integrative & Comparative Biology. 48:99-106.
Brazilian free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis: Molossidae, Chiroptera) at high altitude: Links to migratory insect populations -
McCracken, G.F., Gillam, E.H., Westbrook, J.K., Lee, Y., Jensen, M., Balsley, B. 2008. Brazilian free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis: Molossidae, Chiroptera) at high altitude: Links to migratory insect populations. Integrative & Comparative Biology. 48:107-118.
Aeroecology: Probing and Modeling the Aerosphere Reprint Icon -
Kunz, T.H., Gauthreaux, Jr., S.A., Hristov, N.I., Horn, J.W., Jones, G., Kalko, E.K., Kelly, T.A., Larkin, R.P., Mccracken, G.F., Swartz, S.M., Srygley, R.B., Dudley, R., Westbrook, J. K. and Wikelski, M. 2008. Aeroecology: Probing and Modeling the Aerosphere. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 48(1):1-11.
Nocturnal migrations of cotton insect pests indicated by Doppler radar -
Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S. 2003. Nocturnal migrations of cotton insect pests indicated by Doppler radar. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conference, Memphis, TN, January 6-10, 2003. p. 997-1003.
Aerobiology -
Westbrook, J.K. 2010. Aerobiology. Guide to Agricultural Meteorological Practices. World Meteorological Organization. WMO-No. 134, 2010 edition. Geneva, Switzerland. p. 15-1 - 15-15.
Brazilian free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis) as insect pest regulators in transgenic and conventional cotton crops -
Federico, P., Hallam, T.G., McCracken, G.F., Purucker, S.T., Grant, W.E., Sandoval, A.C., Westbrook, J.K., Medellin, R.A., Cleveland, C.J., Sansone, C.G., Lopez, J., Betke, M., Moreno-Valdez, A., Kunz, T.H. 2008. Brazilian free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis) as insect pest regulators in transgenic and conventional cotton crops. Ecological Applications. 18:826-837.
Remote Sensing and GIS Applications for Precision Areawide Pest Management: Implications for Homeland Security -
Huang, Y., Lan, Y., Westbrook, J.K., Hoffmann, W.C. 2008. Remote sensing and GIS applications for precision areawide pest management: Implications for homeland security. In: Sui, D.Z., Cutter, S.L., editors. Geospatial Technologies and Homeland Security: Research Frontiers and Challenges. New York, NY: Springer. p. 242-256.
Detection and Evolution of Resistance to the Pyrethroid Cypermethrin in Bollworm, Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) in Texas -
Pietrantonio, P.V., Junek, T.A., Parker, R., Mott, D., Siders, K., Troxclair, N., Vargas-Camplis, J., Westbrook, J.K., Vassiliou, V.A. 2007. Detection and evolution of resistance to the pyrethroid cypermethrin in bollworm, Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) in Texas. Environmental Entomology. 36:1174-1188.
Development of a precision areawide pest management decision system for cotton - Preliminary study -
Lan, Y., Hoffmann, W.C., Westbrook, J.K. 2007. Development of a precision areawide pest management decision system for cotton - Preliminary study. Proceedings of World Cotton Research Conference, September 10-14, 2007, Lubbock, TX. CDROM.
A Model Evaluation of Long-Distance Dispersal of Boll Weevils -
Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S., Allen, C.T. 2007. A model evaluation of long-distance dispersal of boll weevils. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 9-12, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana. p. 337-344.
STABLE ISOTOPE TRACER MARKING OF INDIVIDUAL BOLL WEEVILS -
James, W.D., Showler, A.T., Westbrook, J.K., Armstrong, J.S. 2006. Stable isotope tracer marking of individual boll weevils. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. 269(2):267-270.
ECONOMIC VALUE OF THE PEST CONTROL SERVICE PROVIDED BY BRAZILIAN FREE-TAILED BATS IN SOUTH-CENTRAL TEXAS -
Cleveland, C.J., Betke, M., Federico, P., Frank, J.D., Hallam, T.G., Horn, J., Lopez, J., McCracken, G.F., Medellin, R.A., Moreno-Valdez, A., Sansone, C.G., Westbrook, J.K., Kunz, T.H. 2006. Economic value of the pest control service provided by Brazilian free-tailed bats in south-central Texas. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 4:238-243.
AN EXPERIMENT USING NEUTRON ACTIVATION ANALYSIS AND A RARE EARTH ELEMENT TO MARK COTTON PLANTS AND TWO INSECTS THAT FEED ON THEM -
Showler, A.T., James, W.D., Armstrong, J.S., Westbrook, J.K. 2006. An experiment using neutron activation analysis and a rare earth element to mark cotton plants and two insects that feed on them. Applied Radiation and Isotopes. 64(8):875-880.
EARLY-SEASON DISPERSAL OF COTTON FLEAHOPPERS (PSEUDATOMOSCELIS SERIATUS) -
Westbrook, J.K., Esquivel, J.F., Eyster, R.S. 2005. Early-season dispersal of cotton fleahoppers (Pseudatomoscelis seriatus). In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 4-7, 2005, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2005 CDROM.
STINK BUG POPULATIONS IN AN ACTIVE BOLL WEEVIL ERADICATION ZONE IN CENTRAL TEXAS -
Westbrook, J.K., Eyster, R.S. 2004. Stink bug populations in an active boll weevil eradication zone in Central Texas. In: Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 5-9, 2004, San Antonio, Texas. 2004 CDROM.
Virtual bats: manipulating the activities of bats and insects as a practical application for integrated pest control -
EMERGENCE OF OVERWINTERED BOLL WEEVILS (COLEOPTERA: CURCULIONIDAE) IN RELATION TO MICROCLIMATIC FACTORS -
WESTBROOK, J.K., SPURGEON, D.W., EYSTER, R.S., SCHLEIDER, P.G. EMERGENCE OF OVERWINTERED BOLL WEEVILS (COLEOPTERA: CURCULIONIDAE) IN RELATION TO MICROCLIMATIC FACTORS. ENVIRONMENTAL ENTOMOLOGY. 2003. V. 32. P. 133-140.
INFLUENCE OF FEEDING STATUS AND PHYSIOLOGICAL CONDITION ON SUPERCOOLING POINTS OF ADULT WEEVILS. -
SEASONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BOLL WEEVILS, ANTHONOMUS GRANDIS, CAPTURED IN PHEROMONE TRAPS NEAR COTTON AND UNCULTIVATED HABITATS IN CENTRAL TEXAS -
VARIATION IN THE ECHOLOCATION CALLS OF BRAZILIAN FREE-TAILED BATS, TADARIDA BRASILIENSIS -
EMERGENCE OF OVERWINTERING BOLL WEEVILS (COLEOPTERA: CURCULIONIDAE) ASSOCIATED WITH MICROMETEOROLOGICAL FACTORS -
MINIATURE RADIO-FREQUENCY MOBILITY ANALYZER AS A GAS CHROMATOGRAPHIC DETECTOR FOR OXYGEN-CONTAINING VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS, PHEROMONES AND OTHER INSECT ATTRACTANTS -
Eiceman, G.A., Tadjikov, B.M., Krylov, E.V., Nazarov, E.G., Miller, R.A., Westbrook, J.K., Funk, P.A. Miniature radio-frequency mobility analyzer as a gas chromatographic detector for oxygen-containing volatile organic compounds, pheromones and other insect attractants. Journal of Chromatography. 2001. v. 917. p. 205-217.
THE USE OF LYCOPODIUM CLAVATUM SPORES AS A MARKER FOR INSECT DISPERSAL -
ATMOSPHERIC SCALES OF BIOTIC DISPERSAL -
NEXRAD DOPPLER WEATHER RADAR NETWORK: POTENTIAL FOR AREAWIDE SURVEILLANCE OF PEST INSECT MIGRATIONS -
VALIDATION OF BOLLWORM MIGRATION ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS IN 1994-1996 -
VALIDATION OF COTTON BOLLWORM MIGRATION ACROSS SOUTH-CENTRAL TEXAS IN 1994-1996 -
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