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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Insect/Mite Host Plant Interactions
item Effects of single and combined applications of entomopathogenic fungi and nematodes against Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier) (Jul 2017)
item The complete mitochondrial genome of Anoplocnemis curvipes F. (Coreinea, Coreidae, Heteroptera), a pest of fresh cowpea pods (Jul 2017)
item Down-regulation of aminopeptidase N and ABC transporter subfamily G transcripts in Cry1Ab and Cry1Ac resistant Asian corn borer, Ostrina furnacalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) (Jul 2017)
item Eavesdropping on Plant-Insect-Microbe Chemical Communications in Agricultural Ecology: A Virtual Issue on Semiochemicals (Jun 2017)
item Unmanned aircraft system-derived crop height and normalized difference vegetation index metrics for sorghum yield and aphid stress assessment (Jun 2017)
item On the evolutionary arms-race between Utetheisa ornatrix moth and its Florida host, Crotalaria pumila: chemical attraction, and mechanical defense (Jun 2017)
item Hygienic and grooming behaviors in African and European honeybees-New damage categories in Varroa destructor (Jun 2017)
item Role of dispersal in resistance evolution and spread (Jun 2017)
item Parasitic nematode Meloidogyne incognita interactions with different Capsicum annum cultivars reveal the chemical constituents modulating root herbiovry (Jun 2017)
item Whiteflies: Developing host plant resistance in watermelon from wild sources (Jun 2017)
item Two pests overlap: Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) use of fruit exposed to Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) (May 2017)
item Population projection and development of the loreyi leafworm, Mythimna loreyi, as affected by temperature: application of an age-stage, two-sex life table (May 2017)
item Incorporating biological control into IPM decision making (May 2017)
item Physical and metabolic consequences of Hessian fly infestation are more severe on nonhost Brachypodium distachyon than on host-plant resistant wheat (May 2017)
item Genome sequence of a novel positive sense, single-stranded RNA virus isolated from western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte (May 2017)
item Genome sequence of a small RNA virus, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera virus 2, a novel virus of the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte (May 2017)
item Multitrophic effects of belowground parasitoid learning (May 2017)
item Neuropeptides predicted from the transcriptome analysis of the gray garden slug Deroceras reticulatum (May 2017)
item The complete mitochondrial genome of the gray garden slug Deroceras reticulatum (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Stylommatophora) (Apr 2017)
item Application of pheromone traps for managing Hessian fly, (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in the Southern Great Plains (Apr 2017)
item A combination of sexual and ecological divergence contributes to the spread of a chromosomal rearrangement during initial stages of speciation (Apr 2017)
item Pupation behavior and larval and pupal biocontrol of Drosophila suzukii in the field (Apr 2017)
item Effect of non-nutritive sugars to decrease the survivorship of spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii (Apr 2017)
item Comparison of complete mitochondrial DNA sequences between old and new world strains of the cowpea aphid, Aphis craccivora (Hemiptera: Aphididae) (Mar 2017)
item Concurrence in the ability for lipid synthesis between life stages in insects (Mar 2017)
item Genome sequencing of the sweet potato whitefly Bemisia tabaci MED/Q (Mar 2017)
item Genetic population structure of sugarcane aphid, Melanaphis sacchari, in sorghum, sugarcane, and Johnsongrass in the continental USA (Mar 2017)
item Detection of aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) in individual maize kernels using short wave infrared (SWIR) hyperspectral imaging (Mar 2017)
item More virulent offspring result from hybridization of invasive aphid species, Diuraphis noxia (Hemiptera: Aphididae), with Diuraphis tritici endemic to the United States (Mar 2017)
item Sugarcane aphid spatial distribution in grain sorghum fields (Mar 2017)
item A new medium for liquid fermentation of Steinernema feltiae: selection of lipid and protein sources (Feb 2017)
item Fitness costs associated with Cry1F resistance in the European corn borer (Feb 2017)
item Insecticide assays against the brown stink bug feeding on pecan (Feb 2017)
item Trap Height Affects Capture of Lady Beetles (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) in pecan orchards (Feb 2017)
item Differential gene expression associated with honey bee grooming behavior in response to varroa mites (Feb 2017)
item All or nothing: Area-wide approach frustrates peachtree borers in Georgia (Feb 2017)
item Resistance to Melanaphis sacchari (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in forage and grain sorghums (Feb 2017)
item The whole genome sequence assembly of the soybean aphid, Aphis glycines (Jan 2017)
item Spatial and host-associated variation in prevalence and population density of wheat curl mite (Aceria tosichella) cryptic genotypes in agricultural landscapes. (Jan 2017)
item A whole-plant perspective reveals unexpected impacts of above- and belowground herbivores on plant growth and defense (Jan 2017)
item Identification and characterization of pyrokinin and CAPA peptides, and corresponding GPCRs from spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii (Jan 2017)
item Application of kin theory to long-standing problem in nematode production for biocontrol (Jan 2017)
item Basic and applied research: Entomopathogenic nematodes (Jan 2017)
item Silo-stored pistachios at varying humidity levels produce distinct volatile biomarkers (Dec 2016)
item Differential response of a local population of entomopathogenic nematodes to non-native herbivore induced plant volatiles (HIPV) in the laboratory and field (Dec 2016)
item Fire rehabilitation decisions at landscape scales: utilizing state-and-transition models developed through disturbance response grouping of ecological sites (Dec 2016)
item First report of Alternaria alternata causing leaf spot on the whorled sunflower (Heilianthus verticillatus) in the southeast United States (Nov 2016)
item Onset of oviposition triggers abrupt reduction in migratory flight behavior and flight muscle in the female beet webworm, Loxostege sticticalis (Nov 2016)
item Extracting plant phenology metrics in a Great Basin watershed: methods and considerations for quantifying phenophases in a cold desert (Nov 2016)
item Estimation of long terminal repeat element content in the Helicoverpa zea genome from high-throughput sequencing of bacterial artificial chromosome pools (Nov 2016)
item Evaluating mountain meadow groundwater response to pinyon-juniper and temperature in a great basin watershed (Nov 2016)
item Effects of a foliar neem formulation on colonization and mortality of whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) on collard plants (Nov 2016)
item Harnessing insect-microbe chemical communications to control insect pest of agricultural systems (Nov 2016)
item Rapid and highly accurate detection of Drosophila suzukii, spotted wing Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae) by loop-mediated isothermal amplification assays (Nov 2016)
item Thousand cankers disease complex: a forest health issue across the U.S. (Nov 2016)
item Screening of sorghum lines for resistance against sugarcane aphid, Melanaphis sacchari (Zehnter) (Nov 2016)
item Sugarcane aphid resistant sorghums found within USDA-ARS Lubbock, TX genotypes (Nov 2016)
item Comparative profiling of microRNAs in the winged and wingless English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae (F.) (Homoptera: Aphididae) (Oct 2016)
item Parasites of Harmonia axyridis: current research and perspectives (Oct 2016)
item Curative control of the peachtree borer using entomopathogenic nematodes (Oct 2016)
item Sugarcane aphid (Homoptera: Aphididae): A new pest on sorghum in North America (Oct 2016)
item Effect of climate change on Bemisia tabaci in Southeastern USA (Sep 2016)
item Towards efficient multi-scale methods for monitoring sugarcane aphid infestations in sorghum (Sep 2016)
item Microbial control of arthropod pests of orchards in temperate climates (Sep 2016)
item First report of Alternaria alternata causing leaf spot on Ruth's golden aster (Pityopsis ruthii) in Tennessee (Sep 2016)
item Change in abundance of three phytophagous mite species (Acari: Eriophyidae, Tetranychidae) on quackgrass in the presence of choke disease (Sep 2016)
item Effect of climate change on Bemisia tabaci in southeast USA (Aug 2016)
item Identification of unique volatile compounds associated with repelling whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in desert watermelon (Citrullus colocynthis) (Aug 2016)
item Egg hatch and survival and development of beet webworm (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) larvae at different combinations of temperature and relative humidity (Aug 2016)
item Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay detection and bioactivity of Cry1Ab protein fragments (Jul 2016)
item Diurnal activities of the brown stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in and near tasseling corn fields (Jul 2016)
item The effects of nutrient concentration, addition of thickeners, and agitation speed on liquid fermentation of Steinernema feltiae (Jun 2016)
item Biocontrol of the oriental armyworm, Mythimna separata, by the tachinid fly, Exorista civilis, is synergized by Cry1Ab protoxin (Jun 2016)
item Estimation of resistance allele frequency to maize incorporated Bacillus thuringiensis Cry2Ab2 protein in field populations of the fall army Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from south region of the United State (Jun 2016)
item ‘Appalachian Joy’ is a supernumery, white-bracted cultivar of cornus florida resistant to powdery mildew (Jun 2016)
item Characterization of thirteen microsatellite loci from the Ghanian antimalarial plant Cryptolepis sanguinolenta (May 2016)
item Mapping four quantitative trait loci associated with type I Fusarium head blight resistance in winter wheat ‘INW0412’ (Apr 2016)
item Targeted discovery of single-nucleotide polymorphisms in an unmarked wheat chromosomal region containing the Hessian fly resistance gene H33 (Apr 2016)
item Bacillus thuringiensis toxin resistance mechanisms among Lepidoptera: progress on genomic approaches to uncover causal mutations in the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Apr 2016)
item Advances in organic insect pest management in pecan (Apr 2016)
item Enhanced biological control potential of the entomopathogenic nematode, Steinernema carpocapsae, applied with a protective gel formulation (Apr 2016)
item Genotyping-by-sequencing to re-map QTL for type II Fusarium head blight and leaf rust resistance in a wheat-tall wheatgrass introgression recombinant inbred population (Apr 2016)
item Biological control and nutrition: food for thought (Apr 2016)
item Control of the peachtree borer using beneficial nematodes (Apr 2016)
item Population genetics of the sugarcane aphid, Melanaphis sacchari (Zehntner), in the continental US (Mar 2016)
item Host plant resistance in forage sorghums to the sugarcane aphid (Mar 2016)
item Dynamic role and importance of surrogate species for assessing potential adverse environmental impacts of genetically engineered insect-resistant plants on non-target organisms (Feb 2016)
item Field trials to evaluate the effects of transgenic cry1le maize on the community characteristics of arthropod natural enemies (Feb 2016)
item The biochemical adaptations of spotted wing drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae) to fresh fruits reduced fructose concentrations and glutathione-S transferase activities (Feb 2016)
item Multifaceted effects of host plants on entomopathogenic nematodes (Feb 2016)
item Sources of wild germplasm to improve whitefly resistance in commercial watermelon (Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus) (Jan 2016)
item APN1 is a functional receptor of Cry1Ac but not Cry2Ab in Helicoverpa zea (Jan 2016)
item APN1 is a functional receptor of Cry1Ac but not Cry2Ab in Helicoverpa zea (Jan 2016)
item Sugarcane aphid in Oklahoma: Responding to a new pest (Dec 2015)
item Breeding for resistance to the sugarcane aphid [Melanaphis sacchari (Zehntner)] (Dec 2015)
item Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage - 2015 (Dec 2015)
item Greenbug (Hemiptera: Aphididae) biology, ecology, and management in wheat and sorghum (Nov 2015)
item Impacts of pinyon and juniper control on ecosystems processes in the Porter Canyon Experimental Watershed (Nov 2015)
item Use of microsatellite and SNP markers to characterize biotypes in Hessian fly (Nov 2015)
item Multiple insect resistance in 53 commmercial corn hybrids - 2015 (Oct 2015)
item Multiple insect resistance in 53 commercial corn hybrids - 2015 (Oct 2015)
item Effectiveness of genes for Hessian fly (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) resistance in the southeastern United States (Oct 2015)
item Avirulence gene mapping in the Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor) reveals a protein phosphatase 2C effector gene family (Oct 2015)
item Efficacy of silk channel injections with insecticides for management of Lepidopteran pests of sweet corn (Aug 2015)
item Aggregation and foraging behavior of imported cabbageworm (Lepidoptera: pieridae) adults on blue vervain flowers (Jul 2015)
item Differential life history trait associations of aphids with nonpersistent viruses in cucurbits (May 2015)
item A massive expansion of effector genes underlies gall-formation in the wheat pest Mayetiola destructor (Mar 2015)
item Feasibility of detecting aflatoxin B1 on inoculated maize kernels surface using Vis/NIR hyperspectral imaging (Jan 2015)
item Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage-2014 (Dec 2014)
item Multiple insect resistance in 77 commercial corn hybrids - 2014 (Nov 2014)
item Influence of brown stink bug feeding, planting date and sampling time on common smut infection of maize (Oct 2014)
item Integrated pest management is the lucrative bridge connecting the ever emerging knowledge islands of genetics and ecology (Oct 2014)
item Evaluation of fall armyworm resistance in maize germplasm lines using visual leaf injury rating and predator survey (Oct 2014)
item Common and unique cis-acting elements mediate xanthotoxin and flavone induction of the generalist P450 CYP321A1 (Sep 2014)
item Cloning, characterization, expression analysis and inhibition studies of a novel gene encoding Bowman-Birk type protease inhibitor from rice bean (Aug 2014)
item Changes in life history parameters of corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidus (Homoptera: Aphididae), under four different elevated temperature and CO2 combinations (Aug 2014)
item H33: A wheat gene providing Hessian fly resistance for the southeastern United States (Jul 2014)
item Influence of host plant nitrogen fertilization on haemolymph protein profiles of herbivore Spodoptera exigua and development of its endoparasitoid Cotesia marginiventris (Mar 2014)
item Assessment of 25 grain sorghum hybrids for resistance to insect and bird damage at three planting dates in 2013 (Dec 2013)
item Multiple insect resistance in 70 commercial corn hybrids - 2013 (Nov 2013)
Last Modified: 07/25/2017
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