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Louela Abalos Castrillo
Emerging Pests and Pathogens Research
Microbiologist

Phone: (607) 255-7008
Fax:
Room 336

RW HOLLEY CTR
538 TOWER RD
ITHACA, NY 148532901

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Morphological and molecular characterization of Entomophthorales (Entomophthoromycota: Entomophthoromycotina) from Argentina - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Native fungal pathogens drive collapse of a new invasive herbivore Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clifton, E., Castrillo, L.A., Gryganski, A., Hajek, A.E. 2019. Native fungal pathogens drive collapse of a new invasive herbivore. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 116:9178-9180. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1903579116.
Biocontrol potential of a new strain of Isaria fumosorosea - (Abstract Only)
Sleeping beauties: Horizontal transmission by Entomophthoralean Fungi via resting spores Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hajek, A.E., Steinkraus, D.C., Castrillo, L.A. 2018. Sleeping beauties: Horizontal transmission by Entomophthoralean Fungi via resting spores. Insects. 9(3). https://doi.org/10.3390/insects9030102.
Collection, isolation, in vitro culture, and laboratory transmission of Hirsutella eleutheratorum (Hypocreales: Ophiocordycipitaceae) from coffee berry borer on Hawaii Island Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wraight, S.P., Wraight-Galaini, S., Castrillo, L.A., Griggs, M., Keith, L.M., Matsumoto Brower, T.K. 2018. Collection, isolation, in vitro culture, and laboratory transmission of Hirsutella eleutheratorum (Hypocreales: Ophiocordycipitaceae) from coffee berry borer on Hawaii Island. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 157:53-66. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jip.2018.08.002.
Prevalence of naturally-occurring strains of Beauveria bassiana in populations of coffee berry borer Hypothenemus hampei on Hawaii Island, with observations on coffee plant-H. hampei-B. bassiana interactions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wraight, S.P., Galaini-Wraight, S., Howes, R.L., Castrillo, L.A., Carruthers, R.I., Smith, R.H., Matsumoto Brower, T.K., Keith, L.M. 2018. Prevalence of naturally-occurring strains of Beauveria bassiana in populations of coffee berry borer Hypothenemus hampei on Hawaii Island, with observations on coffee plant-H. hampei-B. bassiana interactions. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jip.2018.07.008.
Characterization of a novel dimorphic Deladenus beddingi n. sp. and its associated woodwasp and fungus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morris, E., Stock, S., Castrillo, L.A., Williams, D., Hajek, A. 2018. Characterization of a novel dimorphic Deladenus beddingi n. sp. and its associated woodwasp and fungus. Nematology. https://doi.org/10.1163/15685411-00003188.
Educating the next generation of insect rearing professionals: Lessons from the International Insect Rearing Workshop, Mississippi State University, 2000–2017 Reprint Icon ()
Schneider, J.C., Leppla, N.C., Chaudhury, M.F., Castrillo, L.A., Ng, S., Fisher, W.R., Ebling, P.M., Caprio, M.A., Riddell, T. 2018. Insect rearing education: Seventeen years of experience with the International Rearing Workshop at Mississippi State University. American Entomologist. 64(2):102-111.
The Host Population Reprint Icon ()
Castrillo, L.A. 2017. The Host Population-Chapter 4. In: Hajek, A.E., Shapiro-Ilan, D.I., editors. Ecology of Invertebrate Diseases. Oxford, UK: John Wiley & Sons Ltd. p. 101-141. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119256106.ch4.
Starvation and imidacloprid exposure influence immune response by Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) to a fungal pathogen Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fisher, J.J., Castrillo, L.A., Donzelli, B., Hajek, A.E. 2017. Starvation and imidacloprid exposure influence immune response by Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) to a fungal pathogen. Journal of Economic Entomology. 110(4):1451-1459. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/tox124.
RISK ASSESSMENT OF GENETIC RECOMBINATION BETWEEN INTRODUCED AND INDIGENOUS STRAINS OF BEAUVERIA BASSIANA IN AGRICULTURAL FIELDS - (Abstract Only)
CASTRILLO, L.A., VANDENBERG, J.D., GRIGGS, M. RISK ASSESSMENT OF GENETIC RECOMBINATION BETWEEN INTRODUCED AND INDIGENOUS STRAINS OF BEAUVERIA BASSIANA IN AGRICULTURAL FIELDS. INTERNATIONAL COLOQUIM ON INVERTEBRATE PATHOLOGY AND MICROBIAL CONTROL. 2002. v. 35. Abstract p. 99.
STRAIN-SPECIFIC DETECTION OF INTRODUCED BEAUVERIA BASSIANA IN AGRICULTURAL FIELDS BY USE OF SEQUENCE-CHARACTERIZED AMPLIFIED REGION MARKERS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
CASTRILLO, L.A., VANDENBERG, J.D., WRAIGHT, S.P. STRAIN-SPECIFIC DETECTION OF INTRODUCED BEAUVERIA BASSIANA IN AGRICULTURAL FIELDS BY USE OF SEQUENCE-CHARACTERIZED AMPLIFIED REGION MARKERS. JOURNAL OF INVERTEBRATE PATHOLOGY. 2003. v. 82. p. 75-83.
STRAIN-SPECIFIC DETECTION OF INTRODUCED BEAUVERIA BASSIANA IN AGRICULTURAL FIELDS BY USING SEQUENCE-CHARACTERIZED AMPLIFIED REGION MARKERS - (Abstract Only)
CASTRILLO, L.A., VANDENBERG, J.D., WRAIGHT, S.P. STRAIN-SPECIFIC DETECTION OF INTRODUCED BEAUVERIA BASSIANA IN AGRICULTURAL FIELDS BY USING SEQUENCE-CHARACTERIZED AMPLIFIED REGION MARKERS. SOCIETY FOR INVERTEBRATE PATHOLOGY ANNUAL MEETING. 2001. v. 34. p. 77.