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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Peter A Follett
Research Entomologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effect of irradiation on queen survivorship and reproduction in the invasive fire ant Solenopsis invicta,(Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and a generic phytosanitary irradiation dose for ants -
Predation by Flat Bark Beetles (Coleoptera: Silvanidae and Laemophloeidae) on Coffee Berry Borer (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Hawaii coffee -
Follett, P.A., Kawabata, A., Nelson, R., Asmus, G.M., Burt, J., Gochtke, K., Ewing, C., Gaertner, J., Brill, E., Geib, S.M. 2016. Predation by Flat Bark Beetles (Coleoptera: Silvanidae and Laemophloeidae) on Coffee Berry Borer (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Hawaii coffee. Biological Control. 101:152-158.
Evolutionary history of the little fire ant Wasmannia auropunctata before global invasion: inferring dispersal patterns, niche requirements, and past and present distribution within its native range -
Building lab-scale x-ray tube based irradiators -
Haff, R.P., Jackson, E.S., Gomez, J., Light, D.M., Follett, P.A., Simmons, G.S., Higbee, B.S. 2015. Building lab-scale x-ray tube based irradiators. Journal of Radiation Physics and Chemistry. 121:43-49.
Molecular markers detect cryptic predation on coffee berry borer (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) by silvanid and laemophloeid flat bark beetles (Coleoptera: Silvanidae, Laemophloeidae) in coffee beans -
Sim, S.A., Yoneishi, N., Brill, E., Geib, S.M., Follett, P.A. 2015. Molecular markers detect cryptic predation on coffee berry borer (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) by silvanid and laemophloeid flat bark beetles (Coleoptera: Silvanidae, Laemophloeidae) in coffee beans. Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(1):100-105.
Combination irradiation treatments for food safety and phytosanitary uses -
Lacroix, M., Follett, P.A. 2015. Combination irradiation treatments for food safety and phytosanitary uses. Stewart Postharvest Review. 11(3):1-10.
Evidence for synergistic activity of plant-derived volatile essential oils against fungal pathogens of food -
Hossain, F., Follett, P.A., Salmieri, S., Vu, K., Harich, M., Lacroix, M. 2015. Evidence for synergistic activity of plant-derived volatile essential oils against fungal pathogens of food. Food Control. 45:156-162.
Release and establishment of Encarsia diaspidicola (Hymenoptera: Aphelididae) against white peach scale in papaya -
Follett, P.A., Neumann, G., Hollingsworth, R.G., Swedman, A., Sibucao, R. 2016. Release and establishment of Encarsia diaspidicola (Hymenoptera: Aphelididae) against white peach scale in papaya. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings. 47:51-54.
Irradiating insect pests -
Follett, P.A. 2015. Irradiating insect pests. International Innovation. p. 53-55.
Wasmannia Forel(Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae) in Argentina: systematics and distribution -
Cuezzo, F., Calcaterra, L., Chifflet, L., Follett, P.A. 2015. Wasmannia Forel(Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae) in Argentina: systematics and distribution. Sociobiology. 62:246-265.
Screening for powdery mildew resistance in ohelo berry germplasm in Hawaii -
Keith, L.M., Matsumoto Brower, T.K., Suzuki, J.Y., Follett, P.A., Zee, F.T. 2015. Screening for powdery mildew resistance in ohelo berry germplasm in Hawaii. Pacific Agriculture and Natural Resources. 1:1-9.
Radiobiology of Aethina tumida and prospects for management using sterile insect releases -
Downey, D., Chun, S., Follett, P.A. 2015. Radiobiology of Aethina tumida and prospects for management using sterile insect releases. Journal of Economic Entomology. 108(3):868-872.
Assessment of Navel oranges, Clementine tangerines and Rutaceous fruits as hosts of Bactrocera cucurbitae and Bactrocera latifrons (Diptera: Tephritidae) -
Mcquate, G.T., Follett, P.A., Liquido, N.J., Sylva, C.D. 2015. Assessment of Navel oranges, Clementine tangerines and Rutaceous fruits as hosts of Bactrocera cucurbitae and Bactrocera latifrons (Diptera: Tephritidae). International Journal of Insect Science. 7:1-9.
Phytosanitary irradiation for fresh horticultural commodities: generic treatments, current issues, and next steps -
Follett, P.A. 2014. Phytosanitary irradiation for fresh horticultural commodities: generic treatments, current issues, and next steps. Stewart Postharvest Review. 10(3):1-7.
Basil oil fumigation increases radiation sensitivity in adult Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). -
Houssain, F., Follett, P.A., Salmieri, S., Lacroix, M. 2014. Basil oil fumigant toxicity to a stored grain pest Sitophilus oryzae in combination with irradiation. Journal of Stored Products Research. 59:108-112.
Nonhost status of mangosteen to Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera carambolae (Diptera:Tephritidae) in Thailand -
Unahawutti, U., Intarakumheng, R., Oonthonglang, P., Phankum, S., Follett, P.A. 2014. Nonhost status of mangosteen to Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera carambolae (Diptera:Tephritidae) in Thailand. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107:1355-1361.
Radiosensitization of Aspergillus niger and Penicillium chrysogenum using basil essential oil and ionizing radiation for food decontamination. -
Houssain, F., Follett, P.A., Senoussi, C., Lacroix, M. 2014. Radiosensitization of Aspergillus niger and Penicillium chrysogenum using basil essential oil and ionizing radiation for food decontamination. Food Control. 45:156-162.
Postharvest irradiation treatment for quarantine control of the invasive Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) -
Follett, P.A., Janson, A.L., Price, D. 2014. Postharvest irradiation treatment for quarantine control of the invasive Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 107(3):964-969.
Quality of mixed tropical fruit following irradiation treatment -
Wall, M.M., Follett, P.A. 2014. Quality of mixed tropical fruit following irradiation treatment. 29th International Horticultural Congress, Brisbane, Australia.(abstract)
Rice weevil response to basil oil fumigation -
Follett, P.A., Rivera-Leong, K., Myers, R.Y. 2013. Rice weevil response to basil oil fumigation. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. 17(2):119-121.
Large-scale confirmatory tests of a phytosanitary irradiation treatment against Sternochetus frigidus (F.) in Philippine mango -
Obra, G., Silva, S., Follett, P.A., Lorenzana, L. 2014. Large-scale confirmatory tests of a phytosanitary irradiation treatment against Sternochetus frigidus (F.) in Philippine mango. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107(1):161-165.
Cold storage enhances the efficacy and margin of security in postharvest irradiation treatments against fruit flies -
Follett, P.A., Snook, K. 2013. Cold storage enhances the efficacy and margin of security in postharvest irradiation treatments against fruit flies. Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(5):2035-2042.
Fecundity and longevity of Argentine ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) queens in response to irradiation -
Coulin, C., Calcaterra, L., Follett, P.A. 2014. Fecundity and longevity of Argentine ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) queens in response to irradiation. Journal of Applied Entomology. 138(5):355-360.
Influence of modified atmosphere packaging on radiation tolerance in the phytosanitary pest melon fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera Tephritidae) -
Follett, P.A., Wall, M.M., Woodward, B. 2013. Influence of modified atmosphere packaging on radiation tolerance in the phytosanitary pest melon fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera Tephritidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(5):2020-2026.
A novel method for rearing wild tephritid fruit flies -
Manoukis, N., Gayle, S., Mckenney, M.P., Follett, P.A. 2013. A novel method for rearing wild tephritid fruit flies. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 148(3):297-301.
Freezing as a treatment to prevent the spread of coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in coffee -
Hollingsworth, R.G., Jang, E.B., Follett, P.A. 2013. Freezing as a treatment to prevent the spread of coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in coffee. Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(2):653-660.
‘Kilauea’ and ‘Red Button’, Ohelo, Vaccinium reticulatum, cultivars from Hawaii -
Zee, F.T., Strauss, A.J., Arakawa, C.N., Follett, P.A., Bassil, N.V., Hummer, K.E. 2013. ‘Kilauea’ and ‘Red Button’, Ohelo, Vaccinium reticulatum, cultivars from Hawaii. HortScience.
Irradiation quarantine treatment for control of Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in rice -
Follett, P.A., Snook, K., Janson, A., Antonio, B., Haruki, A., Okamura, M., Bisel, J. 2012. Irradiation quarantine treatment for control of Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in rice. Journal of Economic Entomology.
Irradiation for quarantine control of the invasive light brown apple moth, Epiphyas -
Follett, P.A., Snook, K. 2012. Irradiation for quarantine control of the invasive light brown apple moth, Epiphyas. Journal of Economic Entomology. 105:1971-1978.
Phytosanitary irradiation for fresh horticultural commodities: Research and regulations Reprint Icon -
Phytosanitary irradiation for fresh horticultural commodities: Research and regulations. In C.H. Sommers and X. Fan eds., Food Irradiation Research and Technology (Revised 2nd edition). Blackwell Publishing, Ames, Iowa. 225-252.
Hawaii success story in phytosanitary irradiation due to researcher-industry-regulator partnership -
Follett, P.A. 2012. Hawaii success story in phytosanitary irradiation due to researcher-industry-regulator partnership. Food Irradiation Update. May 2012 issue. Minnesota Beef Council (newsletter).
Export of commercial 'Hass' avocados from Argentina poses negligible risk of ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) infestation -
Villagran, M.E., Willink, E., Vera, M.T., Follett, P.A. 2012. Export of commercial 'Hass' avocados from Argentina poses negligible risk of ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) infestation. Journal of Economic Entomology.
Acute exposure to low dose radiation disrupts reproduction and shortens survival of Wasmannia auropunctata (Hymenoptera Formicidae)queens -
Calcaterra, L., Coulin, C., Briano, J., Follett, P.A. 2012. Acute exposure to low dose radiation disrupts reproduction and shortens survival of Wasmannia auropunctata (Hymenoptera Formicidae)queens. Journal of Economic Entomology. 105(3):817-822.
Resveratrol modifies tephritid fruit fly response to nutritional and radiation stress Reprint Icon -
Chang, C.L., Follett, P.A. 2012. Resveratrol modifies tephritid fruit fly response to nutritional and radiation stress. International Journal of Radiation Biology. 88(4):320-326.
Phytosanitary of irradiation of fresh tropical commodities in Hawaii: generic treatments, commercial adoption and current issues -
Follett, P.A., Weinert, E. 2012. Phytosanitary of irradiation of fresh tropical commodities in Hawaii: generic treatments, commercial adoption and current issues. Journal of Radiation Physics and Chemistry.
Use of irradiation as quarantine treatment for tropical fruit and vegetable crops -
Follett, P.A. 2011. Use of irradiation as quarantine treatment for tropical fruit and vegetable crops. HortScience. 46(9): S83
Generic phytosanitary radiation treatment for tephritid fruit flies provides quarantine security for bactrocera latifrons -
Follett, P.A., Phillips, T., Armstrong, J., Moy, J. 2011. Generic phytosanitary radiation treatment for tephritid fruit flies provides quarantine security for bactrocera latifrons. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104:1509-1513.
Phytosanitary irradiation for export of fresh produce: commercial adoption in Hawaii and current issues -
Follett, P.A., Wall, M.M. 2011. Phytosanitary irradiation for export of fresh produce: commercial adoption in Hawaii and current issues. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. 81(8):1064-1067.
Susceptibility of low-chill blueberry cultivars to oriental fruit fly, mediterranean fruit fly, and melon fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) -
Follett, P.A., Zee, F.T., Hamasaki, R.T., Hummer, K.E., Nakamoto, S.T. 2011. Susceptibility of low-chill blueberry cultivars to oriental fruit fly, mediterranean fruit fly, and melon fly (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 104:566-570.
Host status of Vaccinium reticulatum to invasive tephritid fruit flies in Hawaii -
Follett, P.A., Zee, F.T. 2011. Host status of Vaccinium reticulatum to invasive tephritid fruit flies in Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104:571-573.
Response of Ceratitis capitata, Bactrocera dorsalis, and Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera:Tephritidae) to metabolic stress disinfection and disinfestation treatment -
Galarza, L., Follett, P.A. 2011. Response of Ceratitis capitata, Bactrocera dorsalis, and Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera:Tephritidae) to metabolic stress disinfection and disinfestation treatment. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104:75-80.
Response of white peach scale to metabolic stress disinfection and disinfestation (MSDD) treatment -
Galarza, L., Neumann, G., Follett, P.A. 2010. Response of white peach scale to metabolic stress disinfection and disinfestation (MSDD) treatment. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings. 42:49-52.
Effect of papaya trunk angle on infestation by white peach scale, Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) -
Neumann, G., Hollingsworth, R.G., Follett, P.A. 2010. Effect of papaya trunk angle on infestation by white peach scale, Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Hemiptera: Diaspididae). Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. J. Asia-Pacific Entomol. 13:383-385.
High Host Specificity in Encarsia diaspidicola (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), a Biological Control Candidate Against the White Peach Scale in Hawaii -
Neumann, G., Follett, P.A., Hollingsworth, R.G., De Leon, J. 2010. High Host Specificity in Encarsia diaspidicola (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), a Biological Control Candidate Against the White Peach Scale in Hawaii. Biological Control 54: 103-113.
Biocontrol agents fly through x-ray scans -
Follett, P.A. 2010. Biocontrol agents fly through x-ray scans. Biocontrol News and Information. 31(2): 11N-12N.
A Systems Approach to Mitigate Oriental Fruit Fly Risk in ‘Sharwil’ Avocados Exported From Hawaii -
Follett, P.A., Vargas, R.I., Jang, E.B. 2010. A Systems Approach to Mitigate Oriental Fruit Fly Risk in ‘Sharwil’ Avocados Exported From Hawaii. Acta Horticulturae. Acta Horticulturae. 880: 439-445.
Irradiation to control quarantine insects in exported fresh commodities: Pioneering generic doses -
Follett, P.A. 2010. Irradiation to control quarantine insects in exported fresh commodities: Pioneering generic doses. American Nuclear Society. 102:17-18
Molecular markers discriminate closely related species, Encarsia diaspidicola and E. berlesei (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae): Biocontrol candidate agents for white peach scale in Hawaii -
De Leon, J.H., Neumann, G., Follett, P.A., Hollingsworth, R.G. 2010. Molecular markers discriminate closely related species, Encarsia diaspidicola and E. berlesei (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae): Biocontrol candidate agents for white peach scale in Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. 103(3):908-916.
Insect Pest Management in Postharvest Ecosystems in the United States of America Reprint Icon -
Arthur, F.H., Johnson, J.A., Neven, L.G., Hallman, G.J., Follett, P.A. 2009. Insect Pest Management in Postharvest Ecosystems in the United States of America. Outlooks on Pest Management. 20: 279-284.
Variation in Sharwil avocado maturity during the harvest season and resistance to fruit fly infestation. -
Chen, N.J., Wall, M.M., Roboert, P.E., Follett, P.A. 2009. Variation in Sharwil avocado maturity during the harvest season and resistance to fruit fly infestation. HortScience. 44(6):1655-1661.
Host Status of Blueberry to Invasive Tephritid Fruit Flies in Hawaii Reprint Icon -
Follett, P.A., Armstrong, J.W., Zee, F.T. 2009. Host Status of Blueberry to Invasive Tephritid Fruit Flies in Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. 102(5):1859-1863.
Molecular markers discriminate closely related Encarsia spp. (E. diaspidicola and E. berlesei): candidate biocontrol agents for white peach scale in Hawaii -
Generic Quarantine Radiation Treatment; The Next Steps -
Follett, P.A. 2009. Generic Quarantine Radiation Treatment; The Next Steps. Journal of Economic Entomology. 102: 1399-1406.
Nezara viridula feeding patterns in macadamia nut in Hawaii; nut maturity and cultivar effects -
Follett, P.A. 2009. Nezara viridula feeding patterns in macadamia nut in Hawaii; nut maturity and cultivar effects. Environmental Entomology. 38: 1168-1173.
Puncture resistance in ‘Sharwil’ avocados to oriental fruit fly and Mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) oviposition -
Follett, P.A. 2009. Puncture resistance in ‘Sharwil’ avocados to oriental fruit fly and Mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) oviposition. Journal of Economic Entomology. 102: 921-926.
Demography of gut symbiotic and aposymbiotic Nezara viridula (L.) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) -
Prado, S., Golden, M., Follett, P.A., Daughtery, M., Alameida, R. 2009. Demography of gut symbiotic and aposymbiotic Nezara viridula (L.) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Environmental Entomology. 38: 103-109.
Irradiation as an Alternative Quarantine Treatment to Control Fruit Flies in Exported Blueberries -
Follett, P.A., Willink, E., Gastaminza, G. 2008. Irradiation as an Alternative Quarantine Treatment to Control Fruit Flies in Exported Blueberries. Revista Industrial y Agricola de Tucuman. 85(2): 43-45
Comparative radiation dose mapping of single fruit type and mixed tropical fruit boxes for export from Hawaii -
Follett, P.A., Weinert, E.D. 2009. Comparative radiation dose mapping of single fruit type and mixed tropical fruit boxes for export from Hawaii. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation. 33: 231-244
Field Control of the Invasive Ant Wasmannia auropunctata (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in a Tropical Fruit Orchard in Hawaii -
Souza, E., Follett, P.A., Price, D., Stacy, E. 2008. Field Control of the Invasive Ant Wasmannia auropunctata (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in a Tropical Fruit Orchard in Hawaii. J. Econ. Entomol. 101:1068-1074.
Effect of irradiation on Mexican leafroller (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) development and reproduction -
Follett, P.A. 2008. Effect of irradiation on Mexican leafroller (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) development and reproduction. J. Econ. Entomol. 101: 710-715.
Effect of Irradiation on Longevity and Reproduction of Pheidole megacephala (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) Queens -
Follett, P.A., G. Taniguchi. 2007. Effect of irradiation on longevity and reproduction of Pheidole megacephala (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) queens. Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 39: 43-47.
First Record of the Hawaiian Endemic Scale, Colobopyga pritchardiae (Hemiptera: Halimococcidae), on the Big Island -
Neumann, G., R.G. Hollingsworth, P.A. Follett. 2007. First Record of the Hawaiian endemic scale, Colobopyga pritchardiae (Hemiptera: Halimococcidae), on the Big Island. Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 39: 39-41.
Absence of the quarantine pest Elytroteinus subtruncatus in east Hawaii sweet potato fields -
Follett, P.A., R. Tom, D. Alontaga, E.D. Weinert, D.M. Tsuda, K.M. Kinney. 2007. Absence of the quarantine pest Elytroteinus subtruncatus in east Hawaii sweet potato fields. Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 39: 33-38.
Mixed fruit boxes for export and little fire ant control -
Follett, P.A. 2008. Mixed fruit boxes for export and little fire ant control.In: Proceedings of the 17th Annual International Tropical Fruit Growers Conference, September 28-30, 2007, Hilo, Hawaii. p. 53-57.
Generic Irradiation Quarantine Treatments: The Next Steps -
Follett, P.A. 2007. Generic Irradiation Quarantine Treatments: The Next Steps. Proc. 2007 Australasian Postharvest Conf. 5 pp.
Ionizing radiation for Quarantine Control of Opogona Sacchari (Lepidoptera: Tineidae) -
Hollingsworth, R.G., Follett, P.A. 2007. Ionizing radiation for Quarantine Control of Opogona Sacchari (Lepidoptera: Tineidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 100:1519-1524.
Potential heat treatments for quarantine security of exotic tropical fruits -
Wall, M., P. Follett, and J. Armstrong. 2007. Potential heat treatments for quarantine security of exotic tropical fruits. HortScience 42:982.
Potential for High Hydrostatic Pressure Processing to Control Quarantine Insects in Fruit Reprint Icon -
Neven, L.G., Follett, P.A., Raghubeer, E. 2007. Potential for High Hydrostatic Pressure Processing to Control Quarantine Insects in Fruit. Journal of Economic Entomology. 100(5):1499-1503.
Hot Water Immersion Quarantine Treatment Against Mediterranean Fruit Fly and Oriental Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Eggs and Larvae in Litchi and Longan Fruits Exported from Hawaii -
Armstrong, J.W., Follett, P.A. 2007. Hot Water Immersion Quarantine Treatment Against Mediterranean Fruit Fly and Oriental Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Eggs and Larvae in Litchi and Longan Fruits Exported from Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. Volume 100, No. 4, pp 1091-1097.
Long-term patterns and feeding sites of southern green stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Hawaii macadamia orchards, and sampling for management decisions -
Wright, M., Follett, P.A., Golden, M. 2007. Long-term patterns and feeding sites of southern green stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Hawaii macadamia orchards, and sampling for management decisions. Bull. Entomol. Res. 97:569-575.
Confidence Limits and Sample Size for Determining Nonhost Status of Fruits and Vegetables to Tephritid Fruit Flies as a Quarantine Measure -
Follett, P.A., Hennessey, M.K. 2007. Confidence Limits and Sample Size for Determining Nonhost Status of Fruits and Vegetables to Tephritid Fruit Flies as a Quarantine Measure. Journal of Economic Entomology. Vol. 100, No. 2, pp.251-257
IRRADIATION FOR POSTHARVEST CONTROL OF QUARANTINE INSECTS -
Follett, P.A., Yang, M.M., Wei, D., Lu, K. 2007. Irradiation for postharvest control of quarantine insects. Formosan Entomologist 27: 1-15.
GENETIC STUDIES USING THE ORANGE BODY COLOR TYPE OF NEZARA VIRIDULA (HEMIPTERA:PENTATOMIDAE): INHERITANCE, SPERM PRECEDENCE, AND DISASSORTATIVE MATING -
Follett, P.A., Calvert, F.W., Golden, M. 2007. Genetic studies using the orange body color type of nezara viridula (hemiptera:pentatomidae): inheritance, sperm precedence, and disassortative mating. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. 100:433-438.
Quarantine updates: little fire ant and mixed fruit boxes -
Follett, P.A. 2006. Quarantine updates: little fire ant and mixed fruit boxes. Proceedings of the International Tropical Fruit Conference.
USE OF ATTRACTANTS TO SUPPRESS ORIENTAL FRUIT FLY AND CRYPTOPHLEBIA SPP. IN LITCHI -
Mcquate, G.T., Follett, P.A. 2006. Use of attractants to suppress oriental fruit fly and cryptophlebia spp. in litchi. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings.38:27-40.
FIRST REPORT OF NEZARA VIRIDULA F. AURANTIACA (HEMIPTERA: PENTATOMIDAE) IN HAWAII -
Golden M, P.A. Follett. 2006. First report of Nezara viridula f. aurantiaca (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Hawaii. Proc Hawaiian Entomol Soc 38:131–132.
IRRADIATION AS A PHYTOSANITARY TREATMENT FOR WHITE PEACH SCALE (HOMOPTERA: DIASPIDIDAE) -
Follett, P.A. 2006. Irradiation as a phytosanitary treatment for white peach scale (Homoptera: Diaspididae). J. Econ. Entomol. 99: 1974-1978.
CURRENT TRENDS IN QUARANTINE ENTOMOLOGY -
Follett, P.A., Neven, L.G. 2006. Current trends in quarantine entomology. Annual Review Of Entomology. 51: 359-385.
IRRADIATION AS A PHYTOSANITARY TREATMENT FOR ASPIDIOTUS DESTRUCTOR (HOMOPTERA: DIASPIDIDAE) -
Follett, P.A. 2006. Irradiation as a phytosanitary treatment for Aspidiotus destructor (Homoptera: Diaspididae). J. Econ. Entomol. 99: 1138-1142.
POSTHARVEST PHYTOSANITARY RADIATION TREATMENTS: LESS-THAN-PROBIT 9, GENERIC DOSE AND HIGH DOSE APPLICATIONS -
Follett, P.A. 2007. Postharvest phytosanitary radiation treatments: less-than-probit 9, generic dose, and high dose applications. In: M.J.B Vreysen, A.S. Robinson and J. Hendrichs (eds.), Area-Wide Control of Insect Pests: From Research to Field Implementation. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. p. 425-434.
ASSESSING NEZARA VIRIDULA (HEMIPTERA: PENTATOMIDAE) FEEDING DAMAGE IN MACADAMIA NUTS BY USING A BIOLOGICAL STAIN -
Golden, M., Follett, P.A., Wright, M. 2006. Assessing Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) feeding damage in macadamia nuts by using a biological stain. Journal of Economic Entomology. 99(3): 822-827.
IRRADIATION AS A METHYL BROMIDE ALTERNATIVE FOR POSTHARVEST CONTROL OF OMPHISA ANASTOMOSALIS (LEPIDOPTERA: PYRALIDAE), EUSCEPES POSTFASCIATUS AND CYLAS FORMICARIUS ELEGANTULUS (COLEOPTERA: CURCUIONIDAE) IN SWEETPOTATOES -
Follett, P.A. 2006. Irradiation as a methyl bromide alternative for postharvest control of Omphisa anastomosalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), Euscepes postfasciatus and Cylas formicarius elegantulus (Coleoptera: Curcuionidae) in sweetpotatoes. Journal of Economic Entomology. 99(1): 32-37.
IRRADIATION AS A PHYTOSANITARY TREATMENT FOR INSECTS AND MITES ON AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES -
Follett, P.A., Griffin, R., Griffin, E. 2006. Irradiation as a phytosanitary treatment for insects and mites on agricultural commodities. Research Signpost: Recent Rers. Devel. Entomol. 5:1-26.
IRRADIATION AS A PHYTOSANITARY TREATMENT FOR FRESH HORTICULTURAL COMMODITIES: RESEARCH AND REGULATIONS -
Follett, P.A., Griffin, R. 2006. Irradiation as a phytosanitary treatment for fresh horticultural commodities: research and regulations. In C.H. Sommers, and X Fan eds., Food Irradiation and Research and Technology, Blackwell Publishing, Ames, Iowa. P. 143-168.
LIFE HISTORY AND FIELD ECOLOGY OF HAWAII'S NATIVE KOA BUG, COLEOTICHUS BLACKBURNIAE (HETEROPTERA: SCUTELLERIDAE) -
USE OF ATTRACTANTS TO CONTROL PERSIMMON AND LYCHEE PESTS -
Mcquate, G.T., Follett, P.A. 2004. Use of attractants to control persimmon and lychee pests. Proceedings of the International Tropical Fruit Conference.
REVISED IRRADIATION DOSES FOR MELON FLY, ORIENTAL FRUIT FLY AND MEDITERRANEAN FRUIT FLY (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) AND A GENERIC DOSE FOR TEPHRITID FRUIT FLIES -
Follett, P.A., Armstrong, J.W. 2004. Revised irradiation doses for melon fly, oriental fruit fly and mediterranean fruit fly (diptera: tephritidae) and a generic dose for tephritid fruit flies. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97:1254-1262.
GENERIC VAPOR HEAT TREATMENTS FOR MACONELLICOCCUS HIRSUTUS (HOMOPTERA: PSEUDOCOCCIDAE) -
Follett, P.A. 2004. Generic vapor heat treatments for maconellicoccus hirsutus (homoptera: pseudococcidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 97:1263:1268.
IMPACT OF BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AND INVASIVE SPECIES ON A NON-TARGET NATIVE HAWAIIAN INSECT -
Johnson, M.T., Follett, P.A., Taylor, A., Jones, V.P. 2005. Impact of biological control and invasive species on a non-target native hawaiian insect. Oecologia 142: 529-540.
IRRADIATION TO CONTROL INSECTS IN FRUITS AND VEGETABLES FOR EXPORT FROM HAWAII -
Follett, P.A. 2004. Irradiation to control insects in fruits and vegetables for export from hawaii. Journal of Radiation Physics and Chemistry. 71:163-166.
NEW IRRADIATION DOSES TO CONTROL HAWAII¿S FRUIT FLIES: TOWARDS A GENERIC DOSE FOR TREPHRITIDS. -
Follett, P.A., Armstrong, J.W. 2004. New irradiation doses to control hawaii¿s fruit flies: towards a generic dose for trephritids. P237-240. Proc. 6th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance, 6-19 May 2004, Stellenbosh, South Africa.
ANTHROPOD PESTS OF LYCHEE, LONGON, AND RAMBUTAN. -
Follett, P.A. 2004. Anthropod pests of lychee, longon, and rambutan.. Annual International Tropical Fruit Growers Conference Proceedings.
IRRADIATION AS A METHYL BROMIDE ALTERNATIVE FOR SWEET POTATO EXPORTS FROM HAWAII -
Follett, P.A. 2003. Irradiation as a methyl bromide alternative for sweet potato exports from Hawaii. International Conference on Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emissions Reductions 2003.
SPERM PRECEDENCE IN COLORADO POTATO BEETLE, LEPTINOTARSA DECEMLINEATA (COLEOPTERA: CHRYSOMELIDAE): TEMPORAL VARIATION ASSESSED BY NEUTRAL MARKERS -
Roderick, G., Garcia De Mendoza, L., Dively, G., Follett, P.A. 2003. Sperm precedence in colorado potato beetle, leptinotarsa decemlineata (coleoptera: chrysomelidae): temporal variation assessed by neutral markers. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 96: 631-636. 2003.
LYCHEE QUALITY AFTER HOT WATER IMMERSION AND X-RAY IRRADIATION QUARANTINE TREATMENTS -
Follett, P.A., Sanxter, S.S. 2003. Lychee quality after hot water immersion and x-ray irradiation quarantine treatments. Hortscience 38 (6): 1159-1162. 2003.
IPM TOOLS FOR STINK BUG AND CRYPTOPHLEBIA. -
Follett, P.A., Wright, M. 2003. Ipm tools for stink bug and cryptophlebia. p. 13-19, In Proceedings 43rd annual Conference of the Hawaiian Macadamia Nut Association 2003.
GREEN STINK BUG DAMAGE AND BIOLOGICAL CONTROL. -
Wright, M., Diez, J., Follett, P.A. 2003. Green stink bug damage and biological control. Proceedings 43rd Annual Conference of the Hawaiian Macadamia Nut Association 2003.
SUITABILITY OF LYCHEE ON AND OFF THE TREE FOR CRYPTOPHLEBIA SPP. -
Follett, P.A., Deluz, S., Lower, R.A., Price, D.K. 2003. Suitability of lychee on and off the tree for cryptophlebia spp.. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings.
IRRADIATION QUARANTINE TREATMENTS FOR MANGO SEED WEEVIL AND CRYPTOPHLEBIA SPP. -
Follett, P.A. 2004. Irradiation quarantine treatments for mango seed weevil and cryptophlebia spp.. IAEA/FAO Final Research Coordination Meeting on Irradiation as a Phytosanitary Treatment for Food and Agricultural Comodities Proceedings, Vienna, IAEA-Techdoc 1427.
COMPARATIVE EFFECTS OF IRRADIATION AND HEAT QUARANTINE TREATMENTS ON THE EXTERNAL APPEARANCE OF LYCHEE, LONGAN, ANS RAMBUTAN. -
Follett, P.A. 2004. Comparative effects of irradiation and heat quarantine treatments on the external appearance of lychee, longan, ans rambutan.. IAEA/FAO Final Research Coordination Meeting on Irradiation as a Phytosanitary Treatment for Food and Agricultural Comodities Proceedings, Vienna, IAEA-Techdoc 1427.
SUMMARY OF THE COORDINATED RESEARCH PROJECT. -
Follett, P.A. 2004. Summary of the coordinated research project.. IAEA/FAO Final Research Coordination Meeting on Irradiation as a Phytosanitary Treatment for Food and Agricultural Comodities Proceedings, Vienna, IAEA-Techdoc 1427.
A GENERIC IRRADIATION DOSE FOR POSTHARVEST CONTROL OF FRUIT FLIES WORLDWIDE -
Follett, P.A., Armstrong, J.W. A generic irradiation dose for postharvest control of fruit flies worldwide. In Proc. Australian Postharvest Horticultural Conference, Brisbane, Australia, 10/1-3/2003.
REVEGETATION OF DEAD DICRANOPTERIS FERN PATCHES ASSOCIATED WITH HAWAIIAN RAIN FORESTS -
Follett, P.A., Wong, P.A., Johnson, M.T., Jones, V.P. 2003. Revegetation of dead Dicranopteris (Gelecheniaceae) fern patches associated with Hawaiian rain forests. Pacific Science 57 (4): 347-357. 2003.
POSTHARVEST ENTOMOLOGY RESEARCH -
THRONE,J.E., HALLMAN,G.J., JOHNSON,J.A., FOLLETT,P.A., POSTHARVEST ENTOMOLOGY RESEARCH, PEST MANAGEMENT SCIENCE 59: 619-628. 2003.
EFFECTS OF IRRADIATION ON THE REPRODUCTIVE ABILITY OF ZONITOIDES ARBOREUS (SAY), A SNAIL PEST OF ORCHID ROOTS -
Hollingsworth, R.G., Follett, P.A., Armstrong, J.W. 2003. Effects of irradiation on the reproductive ability of zonitoides arboreus (say), a snail pest of orchid roots. Ann. Appl. Biol. 143: 395-399. 2003
HOT WATER IMMERSION QUARANTINE TREATMENT SYSTEM FOR LYCHEE AND LONGAN -
Follett, P.A. 2002. Hot water immersion quarantine treatment system for lychee and longan. p. 31-36, In Proceedings of the 12th International Tropical Fruit Conference, Kona, Hawaii, 2002.
FIRST REPORT OF LASMENIA SP. AND TWO SPECIES OF GLIOCEPHALOTRICHUM ON RAMBUTAN IN HAWAII -
Nishijima, K.A., Follett, P.A., Bushe, B.C., Nagao, M.A. 2002. First report of lasmenia sp. and two species of gliocephalotrichum on rambutan in Hawaii. Plant Disease 86:71.
HOT WATER IMMERSION TO ENSURE QUARANTINE SECURITY FOR CRYPTOPHLEBIA (LEPIDOPTERA: TORTRICIDAE) IN SAPINDACEOUS TREE FRUITS IN HAWAII -
IRRADIATION TO ENSURE QUARANTINE SECURITY FOR CRYPTOPHLEPIA (LEPIDOPTERA: TORTRICIDAE) IN SAPINDACEOUS TREE FRUITS FROM HAWAII -
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