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John M Sivinski
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Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Contrasting brood-sex ratio flexibility in two opiine (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) parasitoids of tephritid (Diptera) fruit files -
Diniz Alvarenga, C., Diaz, V., Stuhl, C.J., Sivinski, J.M. 2015. Contrasting brood-sex ratio flexibility in two opiine (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) parasitoids of tephritid (Diptera) fruit files. Journal of Insect Behavior. 29(1):25-36.
Costly nutritious diets do not necessarily translate into better performance of artificaially reared fruit files (Diptera: Tephritidae) -
Pascacio-Villafan, C., Williams, T., Sivinski, J.M., Birke, A., Aluja, M. 2015. Costly nutritious diets do not necessarily translate into better performance of artificaially reared fruit files (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 108(1):53-59.
Niche breadth and interspecific competition between Doryctobracon crawfordi and Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera:Braconidae), native and introduced of Anastrepha spp. fruit files (Diptera:Tephritidae) -
Miranda, M., Sivinski, J.M., Rull, J., Aluja, M., Cicero, L. 2015. Niche breadth and interspecific competition between Doryctobracon crawfordi and Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera:Braconidae), native and introduced of Anastrepha spp. fruit files (Diptera:Tephritidae). Biological Control. 82:86-95.
The Attraction of Lepidoptera to flowering plants also attractive to parasitoids (Diptera, Hymenoptera) -
Sivinski, J.M. 2014. The attraction of Lepidoptera to flowering plants also attractive to parasitoids (Diptera, Hymenoptera). Florida Entomologist. 97(4):1317-1327.
Effects of a fruit and host-derived compound on orientation and oviposition in Utetes anastrephae, a little studied opiine braconid (Hymenoptera) parasitoid of Anastrepha spp. fruit flies (Tephritidae:Diptera) -
Simoes Dias, V., Stuhl, C.J., Sivinski, J.M. 2014. Effects of a fruit and host-derived compound on orientation and oviposition in Utetes anastrephae, a little studied opiine braconid (Hymenoptera) parasitoid of Anastrepha spp. fruit flies (Tephritidae:Diptera). Biocontrol Science and Technology. 24(12):1412-1424.
Nutrient uptake and allocation capacity during immature development determine reproductive capacity in Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera:Braconidae), a parasitoid of tephritid flies. -
Pest management through tropical tree conservation -
Mixture-amount design and response surface modeling to assess the effects of flavonoids and phenolic acids on developmental performance of Anastrepha ludens -
Pascacio, C., Lapointe, S.L., Williams, T., Sivinski, J.M., Niedz, R.P., Aluja, M. 2014. Mixture-amount design and response surface modeling to assess the effects of flavonoids and phenolic acids on developmental performance of Anastrepha ludens. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 40:297-306.
Intrinsic competition and competitor-free-space influence the coexistence of parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae) of neotropical tephritidae (Diptera) -
Paranhos, B.J., Sivinski, J.M., Stuhl, C.J., Holler, T., Aluja, M. 2013. Intrinsic competition and competitor-free-space influence the coexistence of parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae) of neotropical tephritidae (Diptera). Environmental Entomology. 42(4):717-723.
Seasonal changes in english walnut (Juglans regia L.) (Juglandaceae), fruit properties and host use patterns by Rhagoletis zoqui (Diptera: Tephritidae) -
Estimating attraction of Syrphidae (Diptera) to flowering plants with interception traps -
Miller, N.W., Al-Dobai, S., Legaspi, J.C., Sivinski, J.M. 2013. Estimating attraction of Syrphidae (Diptera) to flowering plants with interception traps . Biocontrol Science and Technology. 23(9):1040-1052.
Inter-specific competition and competition-free space in the tephritid parasitoids Utetes anastrephae and Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae) -
Aluja, M., Ovruski, S.M., Sivinski, J.M., Cordova-Garcia, G., Schliserman, P., Nunez-Campero, S.R., Ordano, M. 2013. Inter-specific competition and competition-free space in the tephritid parasitoids Utetes anastrephae and Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae). Ecological Entomology. 38:485-493.
Closely related Wolbachia recovered from different genera of Mexican Thelytokous figitidae (Hymenoptera) -
Davies, A., Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M. 2013. Closely related Wolbachia recovered from different genera of Mexican Thelytokous figitidae (Hymenoptera). Florida Entomologist. 96(2):649-643.
Closely related Wolbachia (Rickettsiales:Rickettsiaceae) recovered from different genera of Mexican Thelytokous figitidae (Hymenoptera) -
Davies, A., Sivinski, J.M., Shirk, P.D., Aluja, M. 2013. Closely related Wolbachia (Rickettsiales:Rickettsiaceae) recovered from different genera of Mexican Thelytokous figitidae (Hymenoptera). Florida Entomologist. 96(2):649-653.
Application of nuclear techniques to improve the mass production and management of fruit fly parasitoids -
Cancino, J., Ruiz, L., Viscarret, M., Sivinski, J.M., Hendricks, J. 2012. Application of nuclear techniques to improve the mass production and management of fruit fly parasitoids. Insects. 3:1105-1125.
Responses of multiple species of Tephritid (Diptera) fruit fly parasitoids (Hymenoptera:Braconidae:Opiinae) to sympatric and exotic and fruit volatiles -
Stuhl, C.J., Sivinski, J.M., Teal, P.E., Aluja, M.R. 2012. Responses of multiple species of Tephritid (Diptera) fruit fly parasitoids (Hymenoptera:Braconidae:Opiinae) to sympatric and exotic and fruit volatiles. Florida Entomologist. 95(4):1031-1039.
Attracting and maintaining Tachinidae with flowering plants: estimating attractiveness -
Insect Eradication and Containment of Invasive Alien Species -
Bloem, K., Brockerhoff, E.G., Mastro, V., Simmons, G.S., Sivinski, J.M., Suckling, D.M. 2014. Insect Eradication and Containment of Invasive Alien Species. In G. Gordh and S. McKirdy (eds) The Handbook of Plant Biosecurity: Principles and Practices for the Identification, Containment and Control of Organisms that Threaten Agriculture and the Environment Globally. pgs.417-446. Available: 10.1007/978-94-007-7365-3_14
The roles of parasitoid foraging for hosts, food and mates in the augmentative control of Tephritidae -
Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M. 2012. The roles of parasitoid foraging for hosts, food and mates in the augmentative control of Tephritidae . Insects. 3(3):668-691.
Molecular genetics of the Wolbachia endosymbionts that infect the parasitoids of tephritid fruit flies. -
Davies, A., Sivinski, J.M. 2012. Molecular genetics of the Wolbachia endosymbionts that infect the parasitoids of tephritid fruit flies. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).Public Database. Accession numbers JX182373-JX182404.
Wasp parasitoid Utetes anastrephae (Viereck) (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Braconidae) -
Stuhl, C.J., Sivinski, J.M. 2012. Wasp parasitoid Utetes anastrephae (Viereck) (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Braconidae). University of Florida Cooperative Extension Service Institute of Food and Agriculture Science. EENY 526.
Discrimination by Coptera haywardi (Hymenoptera:Diapriidae) of hosts previously attacked by conspecifies or by the larval parasitoid Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) -
Cancino, J., Liedo, P., Ruiz, L., Lopez, G., Montoya, P., Barrera, J.F., Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M. 2012. Discrimination by Coptera haywardi (Hymenoptera:Diapriidae) of hosts previously attacked by conspecifies or by the larval parasitoid Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Biocontrol Science and Technology. 22(8):899-914.
Relative utility of arrhenotokous and Wolbachia-associated thelytokous Odontosema anastrephae figitid fruit fly parasitoids for mass rearing and biological control -
Augmentative biological control: research and methods to help make it work -
Sivinski, J.M. 2013. Augmentative biological control: research and methods to help make it work. Council of Applied Biology International (CABI). 8(026):1-11.
A parasitoid wasp Doryctobracon areolatus (Szepligeti) -
Stuhl, C.J., Sivinski, J.M. 2012. A parasitoid wasp Doryctobracon areolatus (Szepligeti). Extension Fact Sheets. University of Florida Institue of Food & Agricultural Sciences (IFAS), Featured Creatures, EENY-525.
Tachinidae (Diptera) associated with flowering plants: estimating foral attractiveness -
Al-Dobai, S., Reitz, S.R., Sivinski, J.M. 2012. Tachinidae (Diptera) associated with flowering plants: estimating foral attractiveness. Biological Control. 61:230-239.
Fruit fly parasitoid mass rearing and release: challenges and achievements -
Are individuals stemming from thelytokous and arrhenotokous populations equally adept as biocontrol agents? Orientation and host searching behavior of a fruit fly parasitoid -
Ramirez-Romero, R., Sivinski, J.M., Copeland, C.S., Aluja, M. 2012. Are individuals stemming from thelytokous and arrhenotokous populations equally adept as biocontrol agents? Orientation and host searching behavior of a fruit fly parasitoid. Biocontrol. 57:427-440.
Longevity of multiple species of tephritid (Diptera) fruit fly parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae) provided exotic and sympatric-fruit based diets -
Stuhl, C.J., Jurado, L.C., Sivinski, J.M., Teal, P.E., Lapointe, S.L., Paranhos, B., Aluja, M. 2011. Longevity of multiple species of tephritid (Diptera) fruit fly parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae) provided exotic and sympatric-fruit based diets. Journal of Insect Physiology. 57:1463-1470.
Effect of host diet and adult parasitoid diet on egg load dynamics and egg size of braconid parasitoids attacking Anastrepha ludens -
Cicero, L., Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M. 2012. Effect of host diet and adult parasitoid diet on egg load dynamics and egg size of braconid parasitoids attacking Anastrepha ludens. Physiological Entomology. 37(2):177-184.
Effect of larval host food substrate on egg load dynamics, egg size and adult female size in four species of braconid fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoids -
Cicero, L., Sivinski, J.M., Rull, J., Aluja, M. 2011. Effect of larval host food substrate on egg load dynamics, egg size and adult female size in four species of braconid fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoids. Journal of Insect Physiology. 57:1471-1479.
Establishment of the west indian fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoid Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)in the Dominican Republic -
Serra, C.A., Ferreira, M., Garcia, S., Santana, L., Castillo, M., Nolasco, C., Morales, P., Holler, T., Roda, A., Aluja, M.M., Sivinski, J.M. 2011. Establishment of the west indian fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoid Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)in the Dominican Republic. Florida Entomologist. 94(4):809-816.
Conserving natural enemies with flowering plants: estimating floral attractiveness to parasitic Hymenoptera and attractions relationship to flower and plant morphology -
Sivinski, J.M., Wahl, D., Holler, T., Dobai, S.A., Sivinski, R. 2011. Conserving natural enemies with flowering plants: estimating floral attractiveness to parasitic Hymenoptera and attractions relationship to flower and plant morphology. Biological Control. 58:208-214.
A compound produced by Fruigivorous Tephritidae (Diptera) larvae promotes oviposition behavior by the biological control agent Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) -
Stuhl, C.J., Sivinski, J.M., Teal, P.E., Paranhos, B., Aluja, M. 2011. A compound produced by Fruigivorous Tephritidae (Diptera) larvae promotes oviposition behavior by the biological control agent Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Environmental Entomology. 40(3):727-736.
Influence of methoprene and dietary protein on male Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) lipid and protein contents -
Pereira, R., Sivinski, J.M., Shapiro, J.P., Teal, P.E. 2011. Influence of methoprene and dietary protein on male Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) lipid and protein contents. Florida Entomologist. 94(2):137-144.
A COMPOUND PRODUCED BY FRUIGIVOROUS TEPHRITIDAE (DIPTERA) LARVAE PROMOTES OVIPOSITION BEHAVIOR BY THE BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENT Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Ashmead) (HYMENOPTERA: BRACONIDAE) -
Parthenogenesis induction by Wolbachia in parasitoids -
Intrinsic competition between two species of neotropical parasitoids: The fierce and the fugitive? -
Genetic characteristics of bisexual and female-only populations of Odontosema anastrephae (Hymenoptera:Figitidae) -
Copeland, C.S., Hoy, M.A., Jeyaprakash, A., Aluja, M., Ramirez-Romero, R., Sivinski, J.M. 2010. Genetic characteristics of bisexual and female-only populations of Odontosema anastrephae (Hymenoptera:Figitidae). Florida Entomologist. 93(3):437-443.
Enhancing male sexual success in a lekking fly (Ananstrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) through a juvenile hormone analog has no effect on adult mortality Reprint Icon -
Pereira, R., Sivinski, J.M., Teal, P.E., Brockmann, J. 2010. Enhancing male sexual success in a lekking fly (Ananstrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) through a juvenile hormone analog has no effect on adult mortality. Journal of Insect Physiology. 56:1552-1557.
Influence of methoprene and dietary protein on maturation and sexual performance of sterile, Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae) Reprint Icon -
Pereira, R., Teal, P.E., Conway, H., Worley, J., Sivinski, J.M. 2012. Influence of methoprene and dietary protein on maturation and sexual performance of sterile, Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Applied Entomology. 135(9):1-9.
Effect of continuous rearing on courtship acoustics of five braconid parasitoids, candidates for augmentative biological control of Anastrepha species -
Joyce, A.L., Aluja, M., Sivinski, J.M., Vinson, B., Ramirez-Romero, R., Bernal, J.S., Guillen, L. 2010. Effect of continuous rearing on courtship acoustics of five braconid parasitoids, candidates for augmentative biological control of Anastrepha species. Biocontrol. 55:573-582.
Efficacy of the Suterra biolure individual female fruit fly attractant packages vs. the Unipak version -
Holler, T.C., Peebles, M., Young, A., Whiteman, L., Olson, S., Sivinski, J.M. 2009. Efficacy of the Suterra biolure individual female fruit fly attractant packages vs. the Unipak version. Florida Entomologist. 92(4):667-669.
Consideration of Eurytoma sivinskii Gates and Grissell, a eurytomid (Hymenoptera) with unusual foraging behaviors, as a biological control agent of tephritid (Diptera) fruit flies -
Mena-Correa, J., Sivinski, J.M., Anzures-Dadda, A., Ramirez-Romero, R., Gates, M.W., Aluja, M. 2010. Consideration of Eurytoma sivinskii Gates and Grissell, a eurytomid (Hymenoptera) with unusual foraging behaviors, as a biological control agent of tephritid (Diptera) fruit flies. Biological Control. 53:9-17.
Conserving natural enemies with flowering plants: Estimating attractiveness -
Male and female condition influence mating performance and sexual receptivity in two tropical fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) with contrasting life histories -
Aluja, M., Rull, J., Sivinski, J.M., Trujillo, G., Perez-Staples, D. 2009. Male and female condition influence mating performance and sexual receptivity in two tropical fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) with contrasting life histories. Journal of Insect Physiology. 55:1091-1098.
Latitudinal variation in parasitoid guild composition and parasitism rates of North America Hawthorn infesting Rhagoletis -
Rull, J., Wharton, R., Feder, J., Guillen, L., Sivinski, J.M., Forbes, A., Aluja, M. 2009. Latitudinal variation in parasitoid guild composition and parasitism rates of North America Hawthorn infesting Rhagoletis. Environmental Entomology. 38:588-599.
Comparison of the host searching and oviposition behaviors of the tephtitid (Diptera) parasitoids Aganaspis pelleranoi and Odontosema anastrephae (Hymenoptera: Figitidae, Eucoilinae) -
Aluja, M., Ovruski, S.M., Guillen, L., Orono, L.E., Sivinski, J.M. 2009. Comparison of the host searching and oviposition behaviors of the tephtitid (Diptera) parasitoids Aganaspis pelleranoi and Odontosema anastrephae (Hymenoptera: Figitidae, Eucoilinae). Journal of Insect Behavior. 22:423-451.
Influence of a juvenile hormone analog and dietary protein on male Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera:Tephritidae) sexual success -
Pereira, R., Sivinski, J.M., Teal, P.E. 2010. Influence of a juvenile hormone analog and dietary protein on male Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera:Tephritidae) sexual success. Journal of Economic Entomology. 103(1): 40-46.
Evaluating the use of irradiated caribean fruit fly (Diptera:Tephritidae) larvae for laboratory rearing of Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) -
Palenchar, J., Holler, T., Moses-Rowley, A., Mcgovern, R., Sivinski, J.M. 2009. Evaluating the use of irradiated caribean fruit fly (Diptera:Tephritidae) larvae for laboratory rearing of Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Florida Entomologist. 92(4)535-537.
Influence of methoprene and dietary protein on male Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) mating aggregations -
Pereira, R., Sivinski, J.M., Teal, P.E. 2009. Influence of methoprene and dietary protein on male Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) mating aggregations. Journal of Insect Physiology. 55(4):328-335.
Larval feeding substrate and species significantly influence the effect of juvenile hormone analog on sexual development/performance in four tropical tephritid flies -
Aluja, M., Ordano, M., Teal, P.E., Sivinski, J.M., Garcia-Medel, D., Anzures-Dadda, A. 2009. Larval feeding substrate and species significantly influence the effect of juvenile hormone analog on sexual development/performance in four tropical tephritid flies. Journal of Insect Physiology. 55:231-242.
Wolbachia in Two Populations of Melittobia digitata Dahms (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) -
Copeland, C.S., Matthews, R.W., Gonzalez, J.M., Aluja, M., Sivinski, J.M. 2008. Wolbachia in Two Populations of Melittobia digitata Dahms (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae). Neotropical Entomology. 37(6):633-640.
Biology of Eurytoma sivinskii, an unusual eurytomid (Hymenoptera) parasitoid of fruit fly (Diptera:Tephritidae) pupae -
Mena-Correa, J., Sivinski, J.M., Gates, M.W., Ramirez-Romero, R., Aluja, M. 2008. Biology of Eurytoma sivinskii, an unusual eurytomid (Hymenoptera) parasitoid of fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) pupae. Florida Entomologist. 91(4):598-603.
Effects of male condition on fitness in two tropical tephritid flies with contrasting life histories -
Aluja, M., Perez-Staples, D., Sivinski, J.M., Sanchez, A., Pinero, J. 2008. Effects of male condition on fitness in two tropical tephritid flies with contrasting life histories. Journal of Animal Behavior. 76(6):1997-2009.
Comparison of parasitic hymenoptera captured in malaise traps baited with two flowering plants Lobularia maritima (Brassicales:Brassicaceae) and Spermacoce verticillate (Gentianales:Rubiaceae) -
Rohrig, E.A., Sivinski, J.M., Wharton, R. 2008. Comparison of parasitic hymenoptera captured in malaise traps baited with two flowering plants Lobularia maritima (Brassicales: Brassicaceae) and Spermacoce verticillate (Gentianales:Rubiaceae). Florida Entomologist. 91(4):621-627.
Random mating among Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae) adults of geographically distant and ecologically distinct populations in Mexico -
Aluja, M., Rull, J., Perez-Staples, D., Diaz-Fleischer, F., Sivinski, J.M. 2009. Random mating among Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae) adults of geographically distant and ecologically distinct populations in Mexico. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 99:207-214.
Biological Control of Olive Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) by Releases of Psyttalia cf. concolor (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in California, Parasitoid Longevity in Presence of the Host, and Host Status of Walnut Husk Fly -
Yokoyama, V.Y., Rendon, P., Sivinski, J.M. 2008. Biological Control of Olive Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) by Releases of Psyttalia cf. concolor (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in California, Parasitoid Longevity in Presence of the Host, and Host Status of Walnut Husk Fly. Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance, September 10-15, 2006, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. pp 157-164.
Psyttalia cf. concolor (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) for Biological Control of Olive Fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) in California -
Yokoyama, V.Y., Rendon, P., Sivinski, J.M. 2008. Psyttalia cf. concolor (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) for Biological Control of Olive Fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) in California. Journal of Economic Entomology. 37: 764-773
A floral-derived compound attractive to the tephritid fruit fly parasitoid Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Reprint Icon -
Rohrig, E.A., Sivinski, J.M., Teal, P.E., Stuhl, C.J., Aluja, M. 2008. A floral-derived compound attractive to the tephritid fruit fly parasitoid Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology. 34:549-557.
Reproductive trade-offs from mating with a successful male: the case of the tephritid fly Anastrepha obliqua -
Perez-Staples, D., Aluja, M., Macias-Ordonez, R., Sivinski, J.M. 2008. Reproductive trade-offs from mating with a successful male: the case of the tephritid fly Anastrepha obliqua. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 62:1333-1340.
Foraging behavior by six fruit fly parasitoids(Hymenoptera:Braconidae) released as single- or multiple-species cohorts in field cages: influence of fruit location and host density -
Garcia-Medel, D., Sivinski, J.M., Diaz-Fleischer, F., Ramirez-Romero, R., Aluja, M. 2007. Foraging behavior by six fruit fly parasitoids(Hymenoptera:Braconidae) released as single- or multiple-species cohorts in field cages: influence of fruit location and host density. Biological Control. 43:12-22.
Control biologico poactivo de plagas frutales "pre-invasivas": Un ejemplo con last Moscas de Tephritidae -
The suitability of Anastrepha spp. and Ceratitis capitata larvae as hosts of Diachasmimorpha longicaudata and Diachasmimorpha tryoni: Effects of host age and radiation dose and implications for quality control in mass rearing -
Cancino, J., Ruiz, L., Lopez, P., Sivinski, J.M. 2009. The suitability of Anastrepha spp. and Ceratitis capitata larvae as hosts of Diachasmimorpha longicaudata and Diachasmimorpha tryoni: Effects of host age and radiation dose and implications for quality control in mass rearing. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 19:81-94.
EVALUATION OF SEQUENTIAL EXPOSURE OF IRRADIATED HOSTS TO MAXIMIZE THE MASS REARING OF FRUIT FLY PARASITOIDS -
Augmentative biological control of fruit flies -
The thermal environment of immature caribbean fruit flies, Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera:Tephritidae) -
Sivinski, J.M., Holler, T., Pereira, R., Romero, M.I. 2007. The thermal environment of immature caribbean fruit flies, Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae). Florida Entomologist. 90:347-357.
Colonization and domestication of seven species of native New World hymenopterous larval-prepupal and pupal fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoids -
Aluja, M., Sivinski, J.M., Ovruski, S., Guillen, L., Lopez, M., Cancino, J., Torres-Anaya, A., Gallegos-Chan, G., Ruiz, L. 2009. Colonization and domestication of seven species of native New World hymenopterous larval-prepupal and pupal fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoids. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 19:49-80.
Rearing of five hymenopterous larval-prepupal (Braconidae,Figitidae) and three pupal (Diapriidae,Chalcidoidea,Eurytomidae)native parasitoids of the genus Anastrepha(Diptera:Tephritidae) on irradiated A.ludens larvae and pupae -
Cancino, J., Ruiz, L., Sivinski, J.M., Galvez, F.O., Aluja, M. 2009. Rearing of five hymenopterous larval-prepupal (Braconidae,Figitidae) and three pupal (Diapriidae,Chalcidoidea,Eurytomidae)native parasitoids of the genus Anastrepha(Diptera:Tephritidae) on irradiated A.ludens larvae and pupae. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 19:193-209.
EFFICACY OF THE "MITCHELL STATION", A NEW BAIT-STATION FOR THE CONTROL OF THE CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY, ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (LOEW) (DIPTERA:TEPHRITIDAE) -
Holler, T., Gillett, J.L., Sivinski, J.M., Moses, A., Mitchell, E. 2006. EFFICACY OF THE "MITCHELL STATION", A NEW BAIT-STATION FOR THE CONTROL OF THE CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY, ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (LOEW) (DIPTERA:TEPHRITIDAE). Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings. 38:111-118.
New control agents and techniques for the suppression of invasive Anastrepha spp. fruit flies and other pests -
CYTOCHROME C OXIDASE SEQUENCE DATA DISTINGUISH A THELYTOKOUS SUBPOPULATION OF ODONTOSEMA ANASTREPHAE FROM A MORPHOLOGICALLY IDENTICAL ARRENOTOKOUS SUBPOPULATION -
PROACTIVE BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF "PRE-INVASIVE" FRUIT PESTS: AN EXAMPLE FROM THE TEPHRITID FLIES -
Biology and natural history of Anastrepha interrupta (Diptera:Tephritidae) -
Pereira, R., Steck, G.J., Varona, E., Sivinski, J.M. 2007. Biology and natural history of Anastrepha interrupta (Diptera: Tephritidae). Florida Entomologist. 90:389-391.
THE EFFECTS OF STERILE MALES AND TWO BRACONID PARASITOIDS, FOPIUS ARISANUS AND DIACHASMIMORPHA KRAUSII, ON CAGED POPULATIONS OF MEDITERRANEAN FRUIT FLIES, CERATITUS CAPITATA AT VARIOUS SITES IN GUATEMALA -
Rendon, P., Sivinski, J.M., Holler, T., Bloem, K., Lopez, M., Martinez, A., Aluja, M. 2006. The effects of sterile males and two braconid parasitoids, Fopius arisanus and Diachasmimorpha krausii, on caged populations of Mediterranean fruit flies, Ceratitus capitata at various sites in Guatemala.Biological Control. 36:224-231.
FOOD SOURCES FOR ADULT DIACHASMIMORPHA LONGICAUDATA, A PARASITOID OF TEPHRITID FRUIT FLIES: EFFECTS ON LONGEVITY AND FECUNDITY -
Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M., Holler, T. 2006. Food sources for adult Diachasmimorpha longicaudata, a parasitoid of tephritid fruit flies: effects on longevity and fecundity. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 118:193-202.
BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF OLIVE FRUIT FLY IN CALIFORNIA BY PSYTTALIA CF. CONCOLOR (SZÉPLIGETI) FROM MOSCAMED, GUATEMALA -
Yokoyama, V.Y., Miller, G.T., Rendon, P., Sivinski, J.M. 2005. Biological control of olive fruit fly in california by psyttalia cf. concolor (szépligeti) from moscamed, guatemala. European Meeting in the IOBC/WPRS Working Group, Integrated Protection of Olive Crops" 26-28, October 2005, Florence, Italy. p.36.
BEHAVIOUR AND PREDATION OF FRUIT FLY LARVAE (ANASTREPHA SPP.) (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) AFTER EXITING FRUIT IN FOUR TYPES OF HABITATS IN TROPICAL VERACRUZ, MEXICO -
Aluja, M., Sivinski, J.M., Rull, J., Hodgson, P.J. 2005. Behaviour and predation of fruit fly larvae (Anastrepha spp.) (Diptera: Tephritidae) after exiting fruit in four types of habitats in tropical Veracruz, Mexico. Environmental Entomology. 34(6):1507-1516.
INFLUENCE OF MALE PRESENCE ON SEXUAL MATURATION IN FEMALE CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY, ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (DIPTERA:TEPHRITIDAE) -
Pereira, R., Teal, P.E., Sivinski, J.M., Dueben, B.D. 2006. Influence of male presence on sexual maturation in female Caribbean fruit fly, Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera:Tephritidae). Journal of Insect Behavior. 19(1):31-43.
A COMPARISON OF YEAST HYDROLOSATE WITH FEMALE SYNTHETIC FOOD ATTRACTANTS FOR THE CAPTURE OF CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLIES, ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) -
Holler, T., Sivinski, J.M., Jenkins, C., Fraser, S. 2006. A comparison of yeast hydrolosate with female synthetic food attractants for the capture of Caribbean fruit flies, Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae). Florida Entomologist. 89:419-420.
A FIELD COMPARISON OF CHEMICAL ATTRACTANTS AND TRAPS FOR CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY, ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (LOEW) (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE), IN FLORIDA CITRUS -
Hall, D.G., Burns, R.E., Jenkins, C.C., Hibbard, K.L., Harris, D.L., Sivinski, J.M., Nigg, H.N. 2005. A field comparison of chemical attractants and traps for Caribbean Fruit Fly, Anastrepha suspensa (Loew)(Diptera: Tephritidae), in Florida citrus. Journal of Economic Entomology. 98(5):1641-1647.
DO WING MARKINGS IN FRUIT FLIES (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) HAVE SEXUAL SIGNIFICANCE? -
Sivinski, J.M., Pereira, R. 2005. Do wing markings in fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) have sexual significance? Florida Entomologist 88:321-324.
QUARANTINE CONTROL STRATEGIES FOR OLIVE FRUIT FLY IN CALIFORNIA -
Yokoyama, V.Y., Miller, G.T., Sivinski, J.M. 2002. Quarantine control strategies for olive fruit fly in california. Proceedings of the 6th International Fruit Fly Symposium, May 6-10, 2002, Stellenbosch, South Africa. p.241-244.
BIOGEOGRAPHY OF BRACONID PARASITOIDS OF THE CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) IN FLORIDA -
Eitam, A., Sivinski, J.M., Holler, T., Aluja, M. 2004. Biogeography of braconid parasitoids of the caribbean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) in florida. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 97(5):928-939.
CHEMICAL COMMUNICATION IN THE MATING BEHAVIOR DIACHASMIMORPHA LONGICAUDATA (HYMENOPTERA, BRACONIDAE) -
Epsky, N.D., Dueben, B.D., Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M., Teal, P.E., Heath, R.R. 2004. Chemical communication in the mating behavior Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera, Braconidae). Meeting Abstract.
ULTRA VIOLET REFLECTANCE ON THE HEADS AND WINGS OF ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (LOEW) AND CERTATITIS CAPITATA (WIEDEMANN) (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) -
Sivinski, J.M., Klug, H., Shapiro, J.P., Lane, J., Mankin, R.W., 2004. Ultra violet reflectance on the heads and wings of Anastrepha suspensa (Loew) and Certatitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Tephritidae). Studia Dipterologia. 11:313-322.
NOVEL ANALYSIS OF SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL PATTERNS OF RESOURCE USE IN A GROUP OF TEPHRITID FRUIT FLIES OF THE GENUS ANASTREPHA -
Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M., Pinero, J., Ojeda, M. 2004. Novel analysis of spatial and temporal patterns of resource use in a group of tephritid fruit flies of the genus anastrepha. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. v. 97. pp. 504-412.
FRUIT FLIES OF THE GENUS ANASTREPHA (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) AND ASSOCIATED NATIVE PARASITOIDS (HYMENOPTERA) IN THE TROPICAL RAINFOREST BIOSPHERE RESERVE OF MONTES AZULES, CHIAPAS, MEXICO -
ALUJA, M., RULL, J., SIVINSKI, J.M., NORRBOM, A.L., WHARTON, R.A., MACIAS-ORDONEZ, R., DIAZ-FLEISCER, F., LOPEZ, M. FRUIT FLIES OF THE GENUS ANASTREPHA (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) AND ASSOCIATED NATIVE PARASITOIDS(HYMENOPTERA) IN THE TROPICAL RAINFOREST BIOSPHERE RESERVE OF MONTES AZULES, CHIAPAS, MEXICO. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENTOMOLOGY. 2003. v. 32. p. 1377-1385.
SEXUAL SELECTION -
Lloyd, J., Sivinski, J.M. 2004. Sexual selection. In: Capinera,J.L., editor. Encyclopedia of Entomology. V. 3. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers. p. 1992-1994.
EVIDENCE FOR CHEMICAL COMMUNICATION IN THE MATING BEHAVIOR OF THE FRUIT FLY PARASITOID DIACHASMIMORPHA LONGICAUDATA (HYMENOPTERA, BRACONIDAE) -
Epsky, N.D., Dueben, B.D., Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M., Teal, P.E., Heath, R.R. 2003. Evidence for Chemical Communication in the Mating Behavior of the Fruit Fly Parasitoid Diachasmimorpha Longicaudata (Hymenoptera, Braconidae). Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting.
VISUAL MATING SIGNALS -
Sivinski, J.M., Wing, S.R. 2004. Visual mating signals. In: Capinera, J.L., editor. Encyclopedia of Entomology, Vol. 3. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers. p. 2470-2481.
The Evolution of Ovipositor Length in the Parasitic Hymenoptera and the Search for Predictability in Biological Control -
Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M. 2003. The Evolution of Ovipositor Length in the Parasitic Hymenoptera and the Search for Predictability in Biological Control. Florida Entomologist. 86(2):143-150.
MATING STATUS AND CHOICE OF GROUP SIZE IN THE PHORETIC FLY NORRBOMIA FRIGIPENNIS (SPULER) (DIPTERA: SPHAEROCERIDAE) -
Petersson, E., Sivinski, J.M. 2003. MATING STATUS AND CHOICE OF GROUP SIZE IN THE PHORETIC FLY NORRBOMIA FRIGIPENNIS (SPULER) (DIPTERA: SPHAEROCERIDAE). Journal of Insect Behavior. 16(3):411-423.
Colonization of Fopius ceratitivorus, A Newly Discovered African Egg-Pupal Parasitoid (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) of Ceratitis Capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) -
Lopez, M., Sivinski, J.M., Rendon, P., Holler, T., Bloem, K., Copeland, R., Aluja, M. 2003. Colonization of Fopius ceratitivorus, A Newly Discovered African Egg-Pupal Parasitoid (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) of Ceratitis Capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae). Florida Entomologist. 86(1):53-60.
Use of Host Fruit Chemical Cues for Laboratory Rearing of Doryctobracon areolatusa (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), A Parasitoid of Anastrepha spp. (Diptera: Tephritidae) -
Eitam, A., Holler, T., Sivinski, J.M., Aluja, M. 2003. Use of Host Fruit Chemical Cues for Laboratory Rearing of Doryctobracon areolatusa (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), A Parasitoid of Anastrepha spp. (Diptera: Tephritidae). Florida Entomologist. 86:211-216.
OVIPOSITOR LENGTH IN A GUILD OF PARASITOIDS (HYMENOPTERA: BRACONIDAE) ATTACKING ANASTREPHA SPP. FRUIT FLIES (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) IN SOUTHERN MEXICO -
THE DISTRIBUTIONS OF PARASITOIDS (HYMENOPTERA) OF ANASTREPHA FRUIT FLIES (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) ALONG AN ALTITUDINAL GRADIENT IN VERACRUZ, MEXICO -
PARASITOIDS OF MEDFLY, CERATITIS CAPITATA, AND RELATED TEPHRITIDS IN KENYANCOFFEE: A PREDOMINANTLY KOINOBIONT ASSEMBLAGE -
NEW ANASTREPHA SPP. TOXOTRYPANA CURVICAUDA, RHAGOLETIS ZOQUI, R. SP. AND HEXACHAETA SP. (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) HOST PLANT AND DISTRIBUTION RECORDS IN MEXICO -
Exposure to male pheromones enhances Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) female response to male calling song -
Mankin, R.W., Petersson, E., Epsky, N.D., Heath, R.R., Sivinski, J.M. 2000. Exposure to male pheromones enhances Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) female response to male calling song. Florida Entomologist. 83:411-421.
HYMENOPTERAN PARASITOIDS ON FRUIT-INFESTING TEPHRITIDAE (DIPTERA) IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE SOUTHERN UNITED STATES: DIVERSITY, DISTRIBUTION, TAXONOMIC STATUS AND THEIR USE IN FRUIT FLY BIOLOGICAL CONTROL -
FIRST HOST PLANT AND PARASITOID RECORD FOR ANASTREPHA SPATULATA STONE (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) -
BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF ANASTREPHA SPP. (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) IN MANGO ORCHARDS, THROUGH AUGMENTATIVE RELEASES OF DIACHASMIMORPHA LONGICAUDATA (ASHMEAD) (HYMENOPTERA: BRACONIDAE) -
THE INFLUENCE OF HOST SPECIES AND HOST PLANTS ON PREFERENCE AND PERFORMANCEOF DIACHASMIORPHA LONGICAUDATA (HYMENOPTERA: BRACONIDAE) -
KLEPTOPARASITISM AND PHORESY IN THE DIPTERA -
HYMENOPTEROUS LARVAL-PUPAL AND PUPAL PARASITOIDS OF ANASTREPHA SPECIES (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) IN MEXICAN TROPICAL DECIDUOUS AND SUBDECIDUOUS FORESTS AND AGROECOSYSTEMS -
THE DISTRIBUTIONS OF THE CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY, ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (LOEW) (TEPHRITIDAE) AND ITS PARASITOIDS (HYMENOPTERA: BRACONIDAE) WITHIN THE CANOPIES OF HOST TREES -
EVIDENCE FOR DIAPAUSE IN FOUR NATIVE SPECIES OF LARVAL-PUPAL FRUIT FLY (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) PARASITOIDS IN TROPICAL ENVIRONMENTS -
DEVELOPMENT OF COPTERA HAYWARDI (HYMENOPTERA: DIAPRIIDAE) IN IRRADIATED AND UNIRRADIATED PUPAE OF THE CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY AND THE MEDITERRANEAN FRUIT FLY (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) -
DEPTH OF PUPATION AND PREDATION OF FRUIT FLY (ANASTREPHA SPP.: TEPHRITIDAE)PUPAE IN A RANGE OF NATURAL HABITATS -
PHOTOTROPISM, BIOLUMINESCENCE AND THE DIPTERA -
THE BIONOMICS OF COPTERA LOPEZI MASNER (HYMENOPTERA: DIAPRIIDAE) AND OTHER PUPAL PARASITOIDS OF TEPHRITID FRUIT FLIES (DIPTERA) -
A PHENOLOGICAL COMPARISON OF TWO BRACONID PARASITOIDS OF THE CARIBBEAN FRUIT FLY (ANASTREPHA SUSPENSA (LOEW)) (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) -
A NATURAL HISTORY OF PLEOTOMODES NEEDHAMI (COLEOPTERA:LAMPYRIDAE): A FIREFLY SYMBIONT OF ANTS MANUSCRIPT WAS PREVIOUSLY REVIEWED. CHANGE IN JOURNAL NAME ONLY. -
ORNAMENTS IN THE DIPTERA -
THE SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL DISTRIBUTIONS OF PARASITOIDS OF MEXICAN ANASTREPHASPECIES (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) WITHIN THE CANOPIES OF FRUIT TREES -
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