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John F Carroll
Invasive Insect Biocontrol & Behavior Laboratory
Entomologist

Phone: (301) 504-9017
Fax: (301) 504-5306
Room 103

10300 BALTIMORE AVENUE
BLDG 1040 BARC-EAST
BELTSVILLE , MD 207052350


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Solvent, drying time, and the responses of lone star ticks (acari: ixodidae) to the repellents deet and picaridin -
Carroll, J.F., Kramer, M.H., Bedoukian, R. 2014. Solvent, drying time, and the responses of lone star ticks (acari: ixodidae) to the repellents deet and picaridin. Journal of Medical Entomology. 51(3):629-637.
Essential oils of Cupressus funebris, juniperus communis, and j. chinensis (cupressaceae) as repellents against ticks (Acari; Ixodidae) and mosquitoes (diptera; Culicidae) and as toxiants against mosquitoes Reprint Icon -
Carroll, J.F., Tabanca, N., Kramer, M.H., Agramonte, N.M., Wedge, D.E., Bernier, U.R., Coy, M.R., Becnel, J.J., Demirci, B., Can Baser, K., Zhang, J., Zhang, S. 2011. Essential oils of Cupressus funebris, juniperus communis, and j. chinensis (cupressaceae) as repellents against ticks (Acari; Ixodidae) and mosquitoes (diptera; Culicidae) and as toxiants against mosquitoes. Journal of Vector Ecology. 36(2):258-268.
Natural Product Studies of U. S. Endangered Plants: Volatile Fraction of Lindera melissifolia (lauraceae) repels Mosquitoes and Ticks Reprint Icon -
Oh, J., Bowling, J., Carroll, J.F., Leininger, T.D., Demirci, B., Can Baser, K., Bernier, U.R., Hamann, M.T.2012. Natural product studies of U.S. endangered plants: volatile fraction of lindera melissifolia (lauraceae) repels mosquitoes and ticks. Bioresource Technology. 80:28-36.
Responses of lone star tick (acari: ixodidae) nymphs to the repellent deet applied in acetone and ethanol solutions in vitro bioassays -
Carroll, J.F., Kramer, M.H. 2012. Responses of lone star tick (acari: ixodidae) nymphs to the repellent deet applied in acetone and ethanol solutions in vitro bioassays. Journal of Entomological Science. 47(2):193-196.
An increasing presence: the lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum Reprint Icon -
Carroll, J.F. 2011. An increasing presence: the lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum. The Maryland Entomologist. 5:66-76.
Using lone star ticks, Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in in vitro laboratory bioassays of repellents: dimensions, duration, and variability -
Carroll, J.F., Zhang, A., Kramer, M.H. 2011. Using lone star ticks, Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in in vitro laboratory bioassays of repellents: dimensions, duration, and variability. American Chemical Society. 1090(7):97-120.
Anointing chemicals and ectoparasites: responses by ticks and mosquitoes to Citrus (Rutaceae) peel exudates and monoterpene constituents -
Weldon, P., Carroll, J.F., Kramer, M.H., Bedoukian, R., Coleman, R., Bernier, U.R. 2011. Anointing chemicals and ectoparasites: responses by ticks and mosquitoes to Citrus (Rutaceae) peel exudates and monoterpene constituents. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 37(4):348-359.
Formulations of Deet, Picaridin and IR3535 Applied to Skin Repel Nymphs of the Lone Star Tick (Acari: Ixodidae) for 12 Hours -
Carroll, J.F., Benante, J.P., Kramer, M.H., Lohmeyer, K.H., Lawrence, K. 2010. Formulations of Deet, Picaridin and IR3535 applied to skin repel nymphs of the Lone Star Tick (Acari: Ixodidae) for 12 hours. Journal of Medical Entomology. 47(4):699-704.
Elemol and Amyris Oil Repel the Ticks Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in Laboratory Bioassays Reprint Icon -
Carroll, J.F., Paluch, G., Coats, J., Kramer, M.H. 2009. Elemol and amyris oil repel the ticks Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in laboratory bioassays. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 51(4)383-392.
The United States Department of Agriculture's northeast area-wide tick control project - summary and conclusions -
Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., George, J.E., Fish, D., Carroll, J.F., Schulze, T.R., Daniels, T.J., Falco, R.C., Stafford III, K.C., Mather, T.N. 2009. The United States Department of Agriculture's northeast area-wide tick control project - summary and conclusions. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 9(4):439-447.
THE IMPACT OF '4-POSTER' DEER SELF-TREATMENT DEVICES AT THREE LOCATIONS IN MARYLAND -
Carroll, J.F., Hill, D.E., Allen, P., Young, K.W., Kramer, M.H., Miramontes, E.N., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., George, J.E. 2009. The impact of '4-poster' deer self-treatment devices at three locations in Maryland. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 94(4):407-4116.
Sustained control of Gibson Island, MD populations of Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanium (Acari:Ixodidae) by community-administered '4-Poster' deer self-treatment bait stations. -
Carroll, J.F., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., Kramer, M.H. 2009. Sustained control of Gibson Island, MD populations of Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanium (Acari:Ixodidae) by community-administered '4-Poster' deer self-treatment bait stations. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 9:417-421.
Evaluation of the USDA Northeast Area-wide Tick Control Project by Meta-analysis -
Brei, B., Brownstein, J.S., George, J.E., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., Daniels, T., Falco, R.C., Stafford, K.C., Schulze, T.L., Mather, T.N., Carroll, J.F., Fish, D. 2009. Evaluation of the USDA Northeast Area-wide Tick Control Project by Meta-analysis. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 9:423-430.
Effects of tick control by acaricide self-treatement of white-tailed deer on host-seeking tick infection prevalence and entomologic risk for Ixodes scapularis-borne pathogens -
Gatewood, A.G., Rollend, L., Papero, M., Carroll, J.F., Daniels, T., Mather, T.N., Schulze, T.L., Stafford, K.C., Fish, D. 2009. Effects of tick control by acaricide self-treatement of white-tailed deer on host-seeking tick infection prevalence and entomologic risk for Ixodes scapularis-borne pathogens. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 9:431-437.
Composite scores for concurrent behaviours constructed using canonical discriminant analysis Reprint Icon -
Kramer, M., Weldon, P., Carroll, J.F. 2009. Composite scores for concurrent behavious constructed using canonical discriminant analysis. Journal of Animal Behavior. 77(3):763-789.
Isolongifolenone: a natural sesquiterpene repellent of tickets and mosquitoes -
Zhang, A., Wang, S., Klun, J.A., Carroll, J.F., and Debboun, M. 2009. Isolongifolenone: A natural sesquiterpene repellent of ticks and mosquitoes. Journal of Medical Entomology. 46(1):100-106. Available www.insectscience.org/9.41.
Reduced interference by gray squirrels with 4-poster deer treatment bait stations by using timed-release bait -
Carroll, J.F., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., Kramer, M.H. 2008. Reduced interference by gray squirrels with 4-poster deer treatment bait stations by using timed-release bait. Journal of Medical Entomology. 33(2):325-332.
SIMILARITY IN RESPONSES OF LABORATORY-REARED ANED FIELD-COLLECTED LONE STAR TICK (ACARI:IXODIDAE)NYMPHS Reprint Icon -
Carroll, J.F., Klun, J.A., Kramer, M. 2008. Similarity in responses of laboratory-reared and field-collected lone star tick (Acari:Ixodidae) Nymphs to repellents. Journal of Entomological Science 43(4):426-430.
Twelve-hour duration testing of cream formulations of three repellents against Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) -
Carroll, J.F., Benante, J.P., Klun, J.A., White, C., Debboun, M., Pound, J.M., Dheranetra, W. 2008. Twelve-hour duration testing of cream formulations of three repellents against Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae). Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 22:144-151.
VERTEBRATE CHEMICAL DEFENSE: SECRETED AND TOPICALLY ACQUIRED DETERRENTS OF ARTHROPODS -
Weldon, P.J., Carroll, J.F. 2007. Vertebrate chemical defense: secreted and topically acquired deterrents of arthropods. In: Debboun, M., Frances, S.P., and Strickman, D., editors. Insect repellents: principles, methods, and uses. Boca Raton, FL:CRC Press. p. 47-75.
Repellency of two terpenoid compounds isolated from Callicarpa americana (Lamiaceae) against Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum ticks. -
Carroll, J.F., Cantrell, C.L., Klun, J.A., Kramer, M.H. 2007. Repellency of two terpenoid compounds isolated from Callicarpa americana (Lamiaceae) against Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum ticks. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 41:215-224.
A NOTE ON THE OCCURRENCE OF THE LONE STAR TICK, AMBLYOMMA AMERICANUM (ACARI: IXODIDAE) IN THE GREATER BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON AREA -
Carroll, J.F. 2007. A note on the occurrence of the lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in the greater Baltimore-Washington area. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 109(1):253-256.
A NOTE ON THE DENSITIES OF IXODES SCAPULARIS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) AND WHITE-TAILED DEER ON THE CAMPUS OF THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY, MARYLAND USA -
Carroll, J.F., Cyr, T.L. 2005. A note on the densities of ixodes scapularis (acari: ixodidae) and white-tailed deer on the campus of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Maryland USA. Entomological Society of America Proceedings. 107:973-976.
DEVELOPMENT OF A METHOD FOR EVALUATING TICK ATTRACTANTS IN THE FIELD -
Carroll, J.F., Solberg, V.B., Cyr, T.L. 2006. Development of a method for evaluating tick attractants in the field. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 108:82-91.
REPELLENCY OF TWO SPECIES OF TICKS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) BY DEET AND SS220 APPLIED TO SKIN INVOLVES OLFACTORY SENSING -
Carroll, J.F., Klun, J.A., Debboun, M. 2005. Repellency of two species of ticks (Acari: ixodidae) by deet and SS220 applied to skin involves olfactory sensing. Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 19:101-106.
ANOINTING CHEMICALS AND ECTOPARASITES: EFFECTS OF BENZOQUINONES FROM MILLIPEDES ON THE LONE STAR TICK, AMBYLOMMA AMERICANUM. -
Carroll, J.F., Kramer, M.H., Weldon, P.J., Robbins, R.G. 2004. Anointing chemicals and ectoparasites: effects of benzoquinones from millipedes on the lone star tick, Ambylomma americanum. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 31:63-75.
A CAUTIONARY NOTE: SURVIVAL OF NYMPHS OF TWO SPECIES OF TICK (ACARI: IXODIDAE) AMONG CLOTHES LAUNDERED IN AN AUTOMATIC WASHER -
Carroll, J.F. 2003. A cautionary note: survival of nymphs of two species of tick (acari: ixodidae) among clothes laundered in an automatic washer. Journal of Medical Entomology. 40:732-736.
COMPARATIVE ACTIVITY OF DEET AND AI3-37220 REPELLENTS AGAINST THE TICK IXODES SCAPULARIS AND AMBLYOMMA AMERICANUM (ACARI:IXODIDAE) IN NWE LABORATORY BIOASSAYS -
Carroll, J.F., Solberg, V.B., Klun, J.A., Kramer, M., Debboun, M. 2003. Comparative activity of deet and AI3-37220 repellents against the tick ixodes scapularis and amblyomma americanum (acari:ixodidae) in laboratory bioassays. Journal of Medical Entomology. 41:249-254.
CONTROL OF IXODES SCAPULARIS AND AMBLYOMMA AMERICANUM USING THE '4-POSTER' TREATMENT DEVICE ON DEER IN MARYLAND -
Carroll, J.F., Allen, P.C., Hill, D.E., Pound, J., Miller, J., George, J. 2002. Control of ixodes scapularis and amblyomma americanum using the '4-poster' treatment device on deer in maryland. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 28:289-296.
HOW SPECIFIC ARE HOST-PRODUCED KAIROMONES TO HOST-SEEKIN IXODID TICKS? -
Carroll, J.F. 2002. How specific are host-produced kairomones to host-seekin ixodid ticks?. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 28:155-161.
INTERDIGITAL GLAND SUBSTANCES OF WHITE-TAILED DEER AND HOST-SEEKING TICKS -
RESPONSES OF ADULT IXODES SCAPULARIS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) TO URINE PRODUCED BY WHITE-TAILED DEER OF VARIOUS REPRODUCTIVE CONDITIONS -
RESPONSES OF BLACKLEGGED AND AMERICAN DOG TICKS (ACARI:IXODIDAE) TO HOST URINE -
DIEL ACTIVITY PATTERNS OF HOST-SEEKING ADULT IXODES SCAPULARIS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) AS THEY RELATE TO HOST LEG GLAND KAIROMONES -
ARRESTANT RESPONSE OF IXODES SCAPULARIS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) TO AQUEOUS WIPES OF METATARSAL GLANDS OF WHITE-TAILED DEER -
FIELD AND LABORATORY RESPONSES OF ADULT IXODES SCAPULARIS (ACARI: IXODIDAE)TO KAIROMONES PRODUCED BY WHITE-TAILED DEER -
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