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Insect & Mite Control
item Potential new associations of North American parasitoids with the invasive Asian longhorned beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) for biological control (Nov 2016)
item Target and non-target toxicity of botanical insecticide derived from Couroupita guianensis L. flower against generalist herbivore, Spodoptera litura Fab. and an earthworm, Eisenia foetida Savigny (Nov 2016)
item Ditribution, pest status and fungal associates of Euwallacea nr. fornicatus in Florda avocado groves (Oct 2016)
item Matrimony vine and potato psyllid in the Pacific Northwest: a worrisome marriage? (Oct 2016)
item The complete genome sequence of Plodia interpunctella granulovirus: Discovery of an unusual inhibitor-of-apoptosis gene (Oct 2016)
item Ratification vote on taxonomic proposals to the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (2016) (Oct 2016)
item The Role of Replaceable and Density-Dependent Mortality in Assessing Augmentative Releases of Trichogramma in U.S. Cotton (Oct 2016)
item Fitness costs associated with Cry1F resistance in the European corn borer (Sep 2016)
item Avocado pests in Florida: Not what you expected (Sep 2016)
item Ecology of the cocoa pod borer, Conopomorpha cramerella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), a major pest for the cocoa industry (Sep 2016)
item Caribbean Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) and Small Fruit in Florida (Sep 2016)
item Picture-winged fly (Euxesta, Chaetopsis spp.; Diptera: Ulidiidae) semiochemical investigations (Sep 2016)
item Electroantennogram response and attraction of Anastrepha suspensa to volatiles of various sugar sources and aged sugar sollutions (Sep 2016)
item Feeding and development of Nephaspis Oculata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) on rugose spiraling whitefly (Sep 2016)
item Mass production of fungal entomopathogens (Sep 2016)
item New data on flea beetle management in cranberry (Sep 2016)
item Natural enemy impacts on bemisia tabaci dominate plant quality effects in the cotton system (Sep 2016)
item Sequence polymorphism in an insect RNA virus field population: A snapshot from a single point in space and time reveals stochastic differences among and within individual hosts (Sep 2016)
item Seasonal fluctuations of sap-feeding insect species infected by Xylella fastidiosa in apulian olive groves of southern Italy (Sep 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of September 1, 2016 (Sep 2016)
item The production and uses of Beauveria bassiana as a microbial insecticide (Sep 2016)
item Can essential oils be used as novel drench treatments for the eggs and juveniles of the pest snail Cornu aspersum in potted plants? (Sep 2016)
item An evaluation of plant genotypes for rearing Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) (Sep 2016)
item Advances in managing pest resistance to Bt crops: Pyramids and seed mixtures (Aug 2016)
item Identification of unique volatile compounds associated with repelling whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in desert watermelon (Citrullus colocynthis) (Aug 2016)
item Effect of climate change on Bemisia tabaci in southeast USA (Aug 2016)
item Development of a kairomone-based monitoring tool for the invasive redbay ambrosia beetle (Aug 2016)
item Association between fertilizer-mediated changes in microbial communities and Aedes albopictus growth and survival (Aug 2016)
item Combining Tpi and CO1 genetic markers to discriminate invasive Helicoverpa armigera from local Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae) populations in the southeastern United States (Aug 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of August 17, 2016 (Aug 2016)
item A phagostimulant blend for the Asian citrus psyllid (Aug 2016)
item Gut content analysis of a phloem-feeding insect, Bactericera cockerelli (Sulc) (Hemiptera: Triozidae) (Aug 2016)
item Xylella taiwanensis sp. nov. cause of pear leaf scorch disease in Taiwan (Aug 2016)
item Flood stress as a technicque to assess preventive insecticide and fungicide treatments for protecting trees against ambrosia beetles (Aug 2016)
item Assessing the likelihood of transmission of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ to carrot by potato psyllid, Bactericera cockerelli (Hemiptera: Triozidae) (Aug 2016)
item Dietary silver nanoparticles reduce fitness in a beneficial, but not, pest insect species (Aug 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of August 8, 2016 (Aug 2016)
item Supercooling points of Murgantia histrionica (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) and field mortality in the Mid-Atlantic United States following lethal low temperatures (Aug 2016)
item Development of Baits for Insect Control (Aug 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of August 3, 2016 (Aug 2016)
item Feltiella acarisuga (predatory gall midge) (Aug 2016)
item Protein self-marking by ectoparasites: a case study using bed bugs (Aug 2016)
item Differences in the reproductive biology and diapause of two congeneric species of egg parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) from northeast Asia: implications for biological control of the invasive emerald ash borer (Aug 2016)
item Molecular and functional characterization of Bemisia tabaci aquaporins reveals the water channel diversity of hemipteran insects (Aug 2016)
item Bacillus nakamurai sp. nov., a black pigment producing strain (Aug 2016)
item Plasmid vectors for Xylella fastidiosa utilizing a toxin-antitoxin system for plasmid stability in the absence of antibiotic selection (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 Creating prescription maps from historical imagery for site-specific management of cotton root rot (Jul 2016)
item Aleurotrachelus trachoides (pepper whitefly) (Jul 2016)
item Diet drives the collective migrations and affects the immunity of Mormon crickets and locusts: A comparison of these potential superspreaders of disease (Jul 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of July 20, 2016 (Jul 2016)
item Neoseiulus Cucumeris (Jul 2016)
item Oviposition behavior and survival of Tamarixia radiata (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), an ectoparasitoid of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri, on hosts exposed to the entomopathogenic fungus, Isaria fumosorosea (Jul 2016)
item Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay detection and bioactivity of Cry1Ab protein fragments (Jul 2016)
item Cover crops increase foraging activity of omnivorous predators in seed patches and facilitate weed biological control (Jul 2016)
item Monitoring the establishment and abundance of introduced parasitoids of emerald ash borer larvae in Maryland, U.S.A (Jul 2016)
item Insect mass production technologies (Jul 2016)
item Effect of dinotefuran on Bemisia tabaci (MED whitefly) and Amblyseius swirskii, 2016 (Jul 2016)
item Effect of buprofezin and Isaria fumosorosea against rugose spiraling whitefly, 2015 (Jul 2016)
item Developing a media moisture threshold for nurseries to reduce tree stress and ambrosia beetle attacks (Jul 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of July 6, 2016 (Jul 2016)
item Bindweed Psyllid: Biology, Natural History, and Interactions with the Zebra Chip Pathogen (Jul 2016)
item Improve California trap programs for detection of fruit flies (Jul 2016)
item Influence of the biogeospatial environment on the distribution of spider communities (Jul 2016)
item Predation by Flat Bark Beetles (Coleoptera: Silvanidae and Laemophloeidae) on Coffee Berry Borer (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Hawaii coffee (Jul 2016)
item Cotesia vestalis parasitization suppresses expression of a Plutella xylostella thioredoxin (Jul 2016)
item Pinpointing the level of isolation between two cryptic species sharing the same microhabitat: a case study with a scarabaeid species complex (Jul 2016)
item Pigmentation restored in mutant laboratory strain of the lady beetle Coleomegilla maculata through dietary supplementation (Jun 2016)
item Effect of andrographolide on phosphatases activity and cytotoxicity against Spodoptera litura (Jun 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of June 22, 2016 (Jun 2016)
item Life history, reproductive biology, and larval development of Ontsira mellipes (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), a newly associated parasitoid of the invasive Asian longhorned beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae (Jun 2016)
item Biocontrol of the oriental armyworm, Mythimna separata, by the tachinid fly, Exorista civilis, is synergized by Cry1Ab protoxin (Jun 2016)
item A leucokinin mimic elicits aversive behavior in mosquito Aedes aegypti (L.) and inhibits the sugar taste neuron (Jun 2016)
item Characterization of an EPG waveform library for pre-reproductive adult Lygus lineolaris and L. hesperus feeding on cotton squares (Jun 2016)
item A class-A GPCR solubilized under high hydrostatic pressure retains its ligand binding ability (Jun 2016)
item Natural enemy impact on the invasive brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys (Stål) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), in organic agroecosystems: A regional assessment (Jun 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of June 15, 2016 (Jun 2016)
item Impact of Bt crops on non-target organisms – 3 systematic reviews (Jun 2016)
item The mosquito battlefield: understanding the mosquito’s molecular weaponry against pathogens (Jun 2016)
item Use of Bt-resistant caterpillars to assess the effect of Cry proteins on beneficial natural enemies (Jun 2016)
item Suppressing male spermatogenesis-associated protein 5-like gene expression reduces vitellogenin gene expression and fecundity in Nilaparvata lugens Stål (Jun 2016)
item Introduction: Invertebrate Neuropeptides XVI (Jun 2016)
item Ecdysteroid and chitinase fluctuations in the western tarnished plant bug (Lygus hesperus) prior to molt indicate roles in development (Jun 2016)
item F2 screen for resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis Cry2Ab2-maize in field populations of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from the southern United States (Jun 2016)
item Exploiting genotyping by sequencing to characterize the genomic structure of the American cranberry through high-density linkage mapping (Jun 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of June 8, 2016 (Jun 2016)
item ‘Appalachian Joy’ is a supernumery, white-bracted cultivar of cornus florida resistant to powdery mildew (Jun 2016)
item Genetic characterization of a red color morph of Euphorbia esula subsp. esula (Euphorbiaceae) in the floodplains of Saône (Eastern France) (Jun 2016)
item Host plant preference of Lygus hesperus exposed to three desert-adapted industrial crops (Jun 2016)
item Transmission ecology and epidemiology of the citrus variegated chlorosis strain of Xylella fastidiosa (Jun 2016)
item Species diversity, phenology, and temporal flight patterns of Hypothenemus pygmy borers (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) in South Florida (Jun 2016)
item Species composition, activity patterns and blood meal analysis of sand fly populations (Diptera: Psychodidae) in the metropolitan region of Thessaloniki, an endemic focus of canine leishmaniasis (Jun 2016)
item Endocrine control of exaggerated traits in rhinoceros beetles (Jun 2016)
item Upcoming degree-day benchmarks for Sparganothis and Cranberry degree-day map: as of May 25, 2016 (May 2016)
item Upcoming degree-day benchmarks for Sparganothis and Cranberry degree-day map: as of May 25, 2016 (May 2016)
item Characterization of thirteen microsatellite loci from the Ghanian antimalarial plant Cryptolepis sanguinolenta (May 2016)
item The complete mitochondrial genome sequence of Bactericera cockerelli and its comparison with three other psylloidea species (May 2016)
item Evaluating different carriers of Metarhizium brunneum F52 microsclerotia for control of adult Asian longhorned beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) (May 2016)
item Vector-borne pathogens: New and emerging arboviral diseases affecting public health (May 2016)
item Site-specific Topguard application based on aerial imagery for effective management of cotton root rot (May 2016)
item Improved shelf life of dried Beauveria bassiana blastospores using convective drying and active packaging processes (May 2016)
item Western tarnished plant bug egg development and hatch under constant and variable temperatures (May 2016)
item RNAi-mediated knockdown of the Halloween gene spookiest (CYP307B1) impedes adult eclosion in the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus (May 2016)
item An RNAi construct of the P450 gene CYP82D109 leads to increased resistance to Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum (Fov11) and increased feeding by Helicoverpa Zea larvae (May 2016)
item Mortality of bollworm and tobacco budworm larvae exposed to microbial and chemical insecticides in treated Bt and non-Bt cotton assays (May 2016)
item Airborne multispectral identification of individual cotton plants using consumer-grade cameras (May 2016)
item Western Corn Rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)Larval Movement in eCry3.1Ab+mCry3A Seed Blend Scenarios (May 2016)
item Biostable insect kinin analogs reduce blood meal and disrupt ecdysis in the blood-gorging Chagas’ disease vector, Rhodnius prolixus (May 2016)
item Cranberry degree-day map and update: as of May 12, 2016 (May 2016)
item Temperature-mediated growth thresholds of Acrobasis vaccinii (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) (May 2016)
item Evaluation of spray droplet spectrum of sprayers used for vector control (May 2016)
item The hurdles of biological control of the red Imported Fire Ant: Part 2. (May 2016)
item A temperature-independent cold-shock protein homolog acts as a virulence factor in Xylella fastidiosa (May 2016)
item Evaluation of potential fitness costs associated with eCry3.1Ab resistance in Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (May 2016)
item Using plant volatile traps to estimate the diversity of natural enemy communities in orchard ecosystems (May 2016)
item Effects of temperature and photoperiod on the reproductive biology and diapause of oobius agrili (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), an egg parasitoid of emerald ash borer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) (May 2016)
item Effects of biotic and abiotic factors on phenotypic partitioning of wing morphology and development in Sclerodermus pupariae (hymenoptera: bethylidae) (May 2016)
item A new species of oobius trjapitzin (hymenoptera:encyrtidae) from the russian far east that parasitizes eggs of emerald ash borer (coleoptera:buprestidae) (May 2016)
item Rootstock effects on almond leaf scorch disease incidence and severity (May 2016)
item Dosage response mortality of Japanese beetle, masked chafer, and June beetle (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) adults when exposed to experimental and commercially available granules containing Metarhizium brunneum (May 2016)
item Peripheral genetic structure of Helicoverpa zea indicates asymmetrical panmixia (May 2016)
item Targeted discovery of single-nucleotide polymorphisms in an unmarked wheat chromosomal region containing the Hessian fly resistance gene H33 (Apr 2016)
item Mapping four quantitative trait loci associated with type I Fusarium head blight resistance in winter wheat ‘INW0412’ (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 Fragman: an R package for fragment analysis (Apr 2016)
item Draft genome sequence of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. fastidiosa strain Stag’s Leap (Apr 2016)
item Advances in organic insect pest management in pecan (Apr 2016)
item Site-specific relationships between cotton root rot and soil properties (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 Captures of boll weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in relation to trap orientation and distance from brush lines (Apr 2016)
item Biological control and nutrition: food for thought (Apr 2016)
item Visualization of twitching motility and characterization of the role of the PilG in Xylella fastidiosa (Apr 2016)
item Vibrational duetting mimics to trap and disrupt mating of the devastating Asian citrus psyllid insect pest (Apr 2016)
item Disrupting psyllid mating to control HLB (Apr 2016)
item Comprehensive annotation of the Glossina pallidipes salivary gland hypertrophy virus from Ethiopian tsetse flies: a proteogenomics approach (Apr 2016)
item Feeding deterrence and inhibitory effects of bee balm (Monarda didyma) leaves on fall armyworm (Apr 2016)
item Control of the peachtree borer using beneficial nematodes (Apr 2016)
item Disentangling effects of vector birth rate, mortality rate, and abundance on spread of a plant pathogen (Apr 2016)
item Transcriptome analysis reveals a comprehensive insect resistance response mechanism in cotton to infestation by the phloem feeding insect Bemisia tabaci (whitefly) (Mar 2016)
item Proteomics/qPCR approach on estimating physical ages of wild male oriental fruit flies (Mar 2016)
item From planning to execution to the future: An overview of a concerted effort to enhance biological control in apple, pear, and walnut orchards in the western U.S. (Mar 2016)
item Comparison of mosaicking techniques for airborne images from consumer-grade cameras (Mar 2016)
item The complete mitochondrial genome sequence of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) (Mar 2016)
item Can pyramids and seed mixtures delay resistance to Bt crops? (Mar 2016)
item Identification and functional characterization of four TRPA1 variants in Apolygus lucorum (Meyer-Dür) (Mar 2016)
item Evaluation of an airborne remote sensing platform consisting of two consumer-grade cameras for crop identification (Mar 2016)
item An evaluation of candidate repellents against Asian citrus psyllid (Mar 2016)
item Variations in Zebra Chip disease expression and tuber biochemistry in response to vector density (Mar 2016)
item Susceptibility of ornamental pepper banker plant candidates to common greenhouse pests (Mar 2016)
item Change detection of cotton root rot infection over a 10-year interval using airborne multispectral imagery (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 VvMJE1 of the grapevine (Vitis vinifera) VvMES methylesterase family encodes for methyl jasmonate esterase and has a role in stress response (Feb 2016)
item Effects of Spray Adjuvants on Spray Droplet Size from a Rotary Atomizer (Feb 2016)
item Response surface method for evaluation of the performance of agricultural application spray nozzles (Feb 2016)
item Deep 16sRNA sequencing of anterior foregut microbiota from the blue-green sharpshooter (Graphocephala atropunctata) (Feb 2016)
item Current SWD IPM tactics and their practical implementation in fruit crops across different regions around the world (Feb 2016)
item Identification of a carboxylesterase associated with resistance to naled in Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) (Feb 2016)
item The hurdles of Biological Control to control The red Imported Fire Ant: Part 1 (Feb 2016)
item Discriminating power of microsatellites in cranberry organelles for taxonomic studies in Vaccinium and Ericaceae (Feb 2016)
item Long term dynamics of aphelinid parasitoids attacking Bemisia tabaci (Feb 2016)
item A practical interpretation and use of the USDA aerial fixed-wing nozzle models (Jan 2016)
item De novo construction of an expanded transcriptome assembly for the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus (Jan 2016)
item Evaluating citrus germplasm for huanglongbing (HLB) resistance: USDA-ARS Inoculation Program (Jan 2016)
item Understanding the transmission dynamics of Leishmania donovani to provide robust evidence for interventions to eliminate visceral leishmaniasis in Bihar, India (Jan 2016)
item Are we on the right track: Can our understanding of abscission in model systems promote or derail making improvements in less studied crops (Jan 2016)
item Discovery and virulence-screening of native nematodes in Wisconsin cranberries (Jan 2016)
item Using degree-days to maximize your pest management tool box (Jan 2016)
item Characterization of an EPG waveform library for redbanded stink bug, Piezodorus guildinii (Westwood) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), on soybean plants (Jan 2016)
item A synthesis of recent research regarding the spring flood in Wisconsin: Knowns and unknowns (Jan 2016)
item Sources of wild germplasm to improve whitefly resistance in commercial watermelon (Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus) (Jan 2016)
item Precision agriculture in large-scale mechanized farming (Jan 2016)
item A single prophage carrying a CRISPR/cas system in ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’ strain A4 from Guangdong, China (Jan 2016)
item Jinggangmycin increases fecundity of the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens (Stal), via fatty acid synthase gene expression (Jan 2016)
item Combining fuzzy set theory and nonlinear stretching enhancement for unsupervised classification of cotton root rot (Dec 2015)
item Characterization of a recombinant Cathepsin B-Like cysteine peptidase from Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae): A putative target control of citrus huanglongbing (Dec 2015)
item Draft genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” from a citrus tree in San Gabriel, California (Dec 2015)
item Stable plasmid vectors for complementation of Xylella fastidiosa mutants in planta (Dec 2015)
item Demographic Parameters of Nezara viridula (L.) (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) Reared on Two Diets Developed for Lygus spp. (Dec 2015)
item Whole genome sequence of “Candidatus Profftella armatura” from Diaphorina citri in Guangdong, China (Dec 2015)
item Draft genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” from Diaphorina citri in Guangdong, China (Dec 2015)
item Draft genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum” from a single potato psyllid in California (Dec 2015)
item Characterization of different Californian strains of Xylella fastidiosa by fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) analyses (Dec 2015)
item Whole genome sequence analyses of Xylella fastidiosa PD strains from different geographical regions (Dec 2015)
item Substrate-borne vibrational signals in intraspecific communication of glassy-winged sharpshooters (GWSS) (Dec 2015)
item Microbes are trophic analogs of animals (Dec 2015)
item Breeding for resistance to the sugarcane aphid [Melanaphis sacchari (Zehntner)] (Dec 2015)
item Exposure to tea tree oil enhances the mating success of male Mediterranean fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Dec 2015)
item Sugarcane aphid in Oklahoma: Responding to a new pest (Dec 2015)
item 'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' titers in and infection effects on potato tuber chemistry of promising germplasm exhibiting tolerance to zebra chip disease (Dec 2015)
item USDA Cranberry Entomology Laboratory (CEL) research priorities in the 2016 growing season (Nov 2015)
item Ambrosia beetle communities in forest and agriculture ecosystems with laurel wilt disease (Nov 2015)
item Early-season flood enhances native biological control agents in Wisconsin cranberry (Nov 2015)
item Cultural and chemical pest control methods alter habitat suitability for biological control agents: An example from Wisconsin commercial cranberry (Nov 2015)
item Greenbug (Hemiptera: Aphididae) biology, ecology, and management in wheat and sorghum (Nov 2015)
item Multi-toxin resistance enables pink bollworm survival on pyramided Bt cotton (Nov 2015)
item Use of microsatellite and SNP markers to characterize biotypes in Hessian fly (Nov 2015)
item Sharpshooters may be “flying syringes:” First direct evidence of mixed egestion and salivation in inoculation of Xylella fastidiosa (Nov 2015)
item Identification of novel secreted virulence factors from Xylella fastidiosa using a TRV expression system (Nov 2015)
item Indirect effects of one plant pathogen on the transmission of a second pathogen and the behavior of its potato psyllid vector (Nov 2015)
item Fatty acid profiling to characterize California strains of Xylella fastidiosa (Nov 2015)
item Enhancing detection sensitivity and accuracy on “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” through next generation sequencing technology (Nov 2015)
item Whole genome sequencing and analyses of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. fastidiosa strain GV156 causing Pierce’s disease of grapevine in Taiwan (Nov 2015)
item Whole genome sequencing of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus strain A4 from Guangdong, China, and strain HHCA from California (Nov 2015)
item The importance of cold shock proteins in Xylella fastidiosa virulence (Nov 2015)
item Rapid Identification of Helicoverpa armigera and Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Using Ribosomal RNA Internal Transcribed Spacer 1 (Oct 2015)
item Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in pest management: Progress in the development of a UAV-deployed mating disruption system for Wisconsin cranberries (Oct 2015)
item The Giant Resin Bee, Megachile sculpturalis Smith: New Distributional Records for the Mid- and Gulf-south USA (Oct 2015)
item Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in pest management: Progress in the development of a UAV-deployed mating disruption system for Wisconsin cranberries (Oct 2015)
item Candidatus liberibacter associated diseases: challenges and opportunities (Oct 2015)
item Functional characterization of the role of the PilG in Xylella fastidiosa (Oct 2015)
item A low-cost dual-camera imaging system for aerial applicators (Oct 2015)
item Recent progress in a classical biological control program for olive fruit fly in California (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 Unification of the macro- and microbiome in trophic ecology (Oct 2015)
item Improvement of mass-rearing procedures for an olive fruit fly parasitoid – duration of exposure to hosts affects production of Psyttalia lounsburyi (Oct 2015)
item Response to Pilaar Burch and Graham (Oct 2015)
item Bringing novel semiochemical formulations to the market (Sep 2015)
item Lipopolysaccharide modulates the vector-pathogen interface of the xylem-limited phytopathogen, Xylella fastidiosa, the causal agent of Pierce’s disease of grapevine (Sep 2015)
item Newly discovered bio-control agents kill Sparganothis and cranberry fruitworm: Preliminary data on native nematode species (Sep 2015)
item Site-specific temporal and spatial validation of a generic plant pest forecast system with observations of Bactrocera dorsalis (oriental fruit fly). (Sep 2015)
item Characterization of Xylella fastidiosa popP gene required for pathogenicity (Aug 2015)
item Development of a high-density cranberry SSR linkage map for comparative genetic analysis and trait detection (Aug 2015)
item Flexibility and extracellular opening determine the interaction between ligands and insect sulfakinin receptors (Aug 2015)
item A New SAS program for behavioral analysis of electrical penetration graph data (Aug 2015)
item Assessing the fate of an aromatic hydrocarbon fluid in agricultural spray applications using the three-stage ADVOCATE model framework (Jul 2015)
item Complete genome sequence of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter africanus’ (Jul 2015)
item Interactions of potato psyllids, plant virus, and Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum (Jul 2015)
item Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' development in Russet Norkotah under commercial storage conditions (Jul 2015)
item Spray drift reduction test method correlation (Jul 2015)
item Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) genotypes differ between coastal sites and inland road corridors in the Northeastern US (Jun 2015)
item Effect of plant barriers and citrus leaf age on dispersal of Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae) (Jun 2015)
item Movement of Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae) adults between huanglongbing-affected and healthy citrus (Jun 2015)
item Evaluating the relationship between diploid and tetraploid Vaccinium oxycoccos (Ericaceae) in eastern Canada (Jun 2015)
item Using airborne imagery to monitor cotton root rot infection before and after fungicide treatment (Jun 2015)
item Effects of glassy-winged sharpshooter feeding, size, and lipid content on egg maturation (Jun 2015)
item Colonies of bumble bees (Bombus impatiens) produce fewer workers, less bee biomass, and have smaller mother queens following fungicide exposure (Jun 2015)
item Population structure of Xylella fastidiosa associated with almond leaf scorch disease in the San Joaquin Valley of California (Jun 2015)
item Silicon induced systemic defense responses in perennial ryegrass against Magnaporthe oryzae infection (Jun 2015)
item Mass Trapping for Anastrepha suspensa (May 2015)
item Influence of herbicide active ingredient, nozzle type, orifice size, spray pressure, and carrier volume rate on spray droplet size characteristics (May 2015)
item Direct evidence of egestion and salivation of Xylella fastidiosa suggests sharpshooters can be “flying syringes” (May 2015)
item Feasibility study on Huanglongbing (citrus greening) detection based on WorldView-2 satellite imagery (May 2015)
item Differential life history trait associations of aphids with nonpersistent viruses in cucurbits (May 2015)
item Using mosaicked airborne imagery to assess cotton root rot infection on a regional basis (May 2015)
item Early identification of cotton fields using mosaicked aerial imagery (May 2015)
item Sparganothis fruitworm degree-day benchmarks provide key treatmen timings for cranberry IPM (May 2015)
item Evaluating effective swath width and droplet distribution of aerial spraying systems on M-18B and Thrush 510G airplanes (Apr 2015)
item Diet quality influences isotopic discrimination among amino acids in an aquatic vertebrate (Apr 2015)
item Growing degree day calculator (Apr 2015)
item Fungal endophytes in germinated seeds of the common bean, Phaseolus vulgaris (Apr 2015)
item Update to the USDA-ARS fixed-wing spray nozzle models (Apr 2015)
item Evaluation of selected acaricides against two-spotted spider mite (Acari: Tetranychidae) on greenhouse cotton using multispectral data (Apr 2015)
item A low-cost single-camera imaging system for aerial applicators (Apr 2015)
item Hyperspectral image classification for mapping agricultural tillage practices (Apr 2015)
item Differential probing behavior of Blissus insularis (Hemiptera: Blissidae) on resistant and susceptible St. Augustinegrasses (Apr 2015)
item Olive quick decline in Italy is associated with unique strain of Xylella fastidiosa (Apr 2015)
item Susceptibility to Xylella fastidiosa in a first generation hybrid from a non-traditional peach-almond cross (Mar 2015)
item Whole genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” from a huanglongbing-affected citrus tree in Central Florida (Mar 2015)
item Increased detection sensitivity of HLB pathogen by targeting a multi-copy gene (Mar 2015)
item Trophic cascades in a cranberry marsh: Can detritus-removal improve biological control (Mar 2015)
item Evaluating unsupervised and supervised image classification methods for mapping cotton root rot (Mar 2015)
item A massive expansion of effector genes underlies gall-formation in the wheat pest Mayetiola destructor (Mar 2015)
item Toxicity of chelated iron (Fe-DTPA) in American cranberry (Feb 2015)
item Effects of potato-psyllid-vectored ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ infection on potato leaf and stem physiology (Feb 2015)
item Development and validation of 697 novel polymorphic genomic and EST-SSR Markers in the American cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon Ait.) (Jan 2015)
item It is time for IsoBank (Jan 2015)
item Do fungicide applications affect bee fidelity to cranberries (Jan 2015)
item Multi-species pheromone-based mating disruption: Moth birth control in cranberries (Jan 2015)
item Carnivorous arthropods after spring flood (Jan 2015)
item Citizen science: Plant and insect phenology with regards to degree-days (Jan 2015)
item Whole-genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum” strain R1 from California (Dec 2014)
item The biological effect of cage design corrected for reductions in spray penetration (Dec 2014)
item Analyses of Xylella whole genome sequences and proposal of Xylella taiwanensis sp. nov. (Dec 2014)
item Host selection and adaptation are major driving forces shaping ALS Xylella fastidiosa population structure in the San Joaquin Valley of California (Dec 2014)
item Role of cold shock proteins in Xylella fastidiosa virulence (Dec 2014)
item Effects of feeding on glassy-winged sharpshooter lipid content and egg production (Dec 2014)
item Glassy-winged sharpshooter oviposition effects on photinia volatile chemistry with implications on egg parasitoid effectiveness (Dec 2014)
item Multiple, stochastic factors can determine acquisition success of the foregut-borne bacterium, Xylella fastidiosa, by a sharpshooter vector (Dec 2014)
item A Low-Cost Imaging System for Aerial Applicators (Dec 2014)
item A new paradigm for vector inoculation of Xylella fastidiosa: Direct evidence of egestion and salivation supports that sharpshooters can be “flying syringes” (Dec 2014)
item Exploring glassy-winged sharpshooter microbiota using deep 16S rRNA sequencing from individual insects (Nov 2014)
item Potatoes tolerant of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ infection do not undergo changes in tuber physiology associated with zebra chip disease (Nov 2014)
item Effects of a selenium-laden soil amendment on grapevine metabolism and progression of Pierce’s disease (Nov 2014)
item Characterization of Xylella fastidiosa pear leaf scorch strain in Taiwan through whole genome sequence analyses (Nov 2014)
item Pyrosequencing analyses of endophytic bacterial populations in tomato leaves infected by ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ (Nov 2014)
item A whole genome sequence of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’ from Guangdong, China, where HLB was first described (Nov 2014)
item A draft genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” from California, USA (Oct 2014)
item A Multiyear Study on Seasonal Flight Activity Based on Captures of Southern Green Stink Bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Blacklight Traps in Central Texas (Sep 2014)
item Anterior foregut microbiota of the glassy-winged sharpshooter explored using deep 16S rRNA gene sequencing from individual insects (Sep 2014)
item Olive “quick decline” in Italy is associated with Xylella fastidiosa, a plant pathogenic bacterium also associated with California olives (Sep 2014)
item Identification of a novel 1033-nucleotide deletion polymorphism in the prophage region of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’: potential applications for bacterial epidemiology (Aug 2014)
item Evaluation of olive as a host of Xylella fastidiosa and associated sharpshooter vectors (Aug 2014)
item Differences between Helianthus winteri and Helianthus annuus are deeper than physiology (Aug 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 Candidatus Liberibacter associated diseases: challenges and opportunities (Aug 2014)
item Coming Soon: CADRE (Career Advancement and Development Resources and Education) website for all APS members (Aug 2014)
item H33: A wheat gene providing Hessian fly resistance for the southeastern United States (Jul 2014)
item Strong evidence of mating disruption despite heavy fruitworm pressure (Jul 2014)
item Toxin-antitoxin systems mqsR/ygiT and dinJ/RelE of Xylella fastidiosa (Jul 2014)
item Extended spectral angle mapping (ESAM) for citrus greening disease detection using airborne hyperspectral imaging (Jul 2014)
item Attraction of the egg parasitoid, Gonatocerus ashmeadi Girault (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) to synthetic formulation of a (E)-ß-ocimene and (E,E)-a-farnesene mixture (Jul 2014)
item Changes in behavioral responses of Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera: Miridae) from various applied signal voltages during EPG recordings (Jun 2014)
item A new SAS program for behavioral analysis of Electrical Penetration Graph (EPG) data (Jun 2014)
item Time course study of feeding damage to pin head cotton squares by Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae) (Jun 2014)
item Characterization of an EPG waveform library for Lygus spp. on cotton squares (Jun 2014)
item What is waveform library? Advances in EPG science made possible by the 3rd generation AC-DC universal monitor (Jun 2014)
item Behavioral plasticity in Diaphorina citri feeding on different citrus tissues (Jun 2014)
item Structure assignment and H/D-exchange behavior of several glycosylated polyphenols (Jun 2014)
item Glassy-winged sharpshooter Microbiota explored using deep 16S rRNA sequencing from individual insects (Jun 2014)
item Young citrus leaves decrease dispersal distance of Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae) (Jun 2014)
item Increase of “Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum” titer in aging tomato leaves and pyrosequencing analyses of endophyte populations (Jun 2014)
item An airborne multispectral imaging system based on two consumer-grade cameras for agricultural remote sensing (Jun 2014)
item Comparative genomics of the liberibacteral plant pathogens (Jun 2014)
item Genomic insights into Xylella fastidiosa interactions with plant and insect hosts (Jun 2014)
item Development and characterization of a large set of microsatellite markers for grape phylloxera (Daktulosphaira vitifoliae Fitch) (Jun 2014)
item Glassy-winged sharpshooter can use a mechanical mechanism to inoculate Xylella fastidiosa into grapevines (May 2014)
item Examining the role of tuber biochemistry in the development of zebra chip in stored potato tubers (May 2014)
item Potato psyllid vector density and zebra chip disease (May 2014)
item Remote sensing of vegetative cotton to assist boll weevil eradication (Apr 2014)
item Monitoring cotton root rot infection in fungicide-treated cotton fields using airborne imagery (Apr 2014)
item Whole genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” from Guangdong, China (Apr 2014)
item Draft genome sequence of Xylella fastidiosa pear leaf scorch strain in Taiwan (Mar 2014)
item Toxicity of selected acaricides in a glass-vial bioassay to two-spotted spider mite (Acari: Tetranychidae) (Mar 2014)
item Potato leafhopper (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) ecology and integrated pest management focused on alfalfa (Mar 2014)
item Suitability of non-fertilized eggs of Homalodisca vitripennis for the egg parasitoid Gonatocerus morrili (Feb 2014)
item Probing behaviors of adult Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Psyllidae)are not appreciably affected by soil application of field-rate aldicarb to citrus (Feb 2014)
item Plant water stress effects on stylet probing behaviors of Homalodisca vitripennis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) associated with acquisition and inoculation of the bacterium Xylella fastidiosa (Feb 2014)
item Tri-trophic movement of carotenoid pigments from host plant to the parasitoid of a caterpillar (Feb 2014)
item Population structures of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” in Southern China (Feb 2014)
item Evaluation of a method to quantify glassy-winged sharpshooter (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) egg maturation during a feeding assay (Feb 2014)
item Similarities and differences in physiological responses to ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ infection among different potato cultivars (Feb 2014)
item Reproductive mode and fine-scale population genetic structure of grape phylloxera (Daktulosphaira vitifoliae) in a viticultural area in California (Jan 2014)
item Characterization of Xylella fastidiosa gcvR gene required for pathogenicity (Dec 2013)
item Suitability of fertilized and non-fertilized eggs of Homalodisca vitripennis for the egg parasitoid Gonatocerus morrili (Dec 2013)
item Identification of novel secreted virulence factors from Xylella fastidiosa (Dec 2013)
item Rootstock effects on progression of Pierce's disease symptom development and possible mechanisms (Dec 2013)
item A method to quantify glassy-winged sharpshooter egg maturation (Dec 2013)
item Initiation of a pan-genomic research project for Xylella fastidiosa (Dec 2013)
item Grapevine rootstock effects on scion sap phenolic levels, resistance to Xylella fastidiosa infection, and progression of Pierce’s disease (Dec 2013)
item Optimizing EPG settings to record blue-green sharpshooter X waves for future studies of grape host plant resistance to Xf inoculation (Dec 2013)
item Characterization of Xylella fastidiosa lipopolysaccharide and its role in key steps of the disease cycle in grapevine (Dec 2013)
item Can Pierce’s disease resistance introgressed into Vitis vinifera be translocated from a resistant rootstock to a susceptible scion? (Nov 2013)
item The effects of potato psyllid vector density, movement behavior, and host choice on pathogen spread and zebra chip disease severity (Nov 2013)
item Feeding-induced interactions between Nilaparvata lugens and Laodelphax striatellus: effects on feeding behavior and honeydew excretion (Oct 2013)
item Draft genome sequence of Xylella fastidiosa supsp. multiplex strain Griffin-1 from Quercus rubra in Georgia (Oct 2013)
item Detection and characterization of miniature inverted-repeat transposable elements in “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” (Aug 2013)
item Characterization of Xylella fastidiosa popP gene required for pathogenicity (Aug 2013)
item Transcriptomic, proteomic and nutritional analyses of potatoes in response to ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ infection (Aug 2013)
item Functional characterization of virulence genes of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’, the bacterium associated with Potato Zebra Chip (ZC) Disease (Aug 2013)
item Preliminary research on soil conditioner mediated citrus Huanglongbing mitigation in the field in Guangdong, China (Aug 2013)
item The new, third-generation, AC-DC Electrical Penetration Graph (EPG) monitor and its usefulness for IPM research on vectors of plant pathogens (Aug 2013)
item Understanding bacterial virulence genes and mechanisms of host response to insect-mediated citrus Huanglongbing (Aug 2013)
item Habitat Effects on Population Density and Movement of Insect Vectors of Xylella fastidiosa in California, USA (Aug 2013)
item Prophages in “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” and Spiroplasma citri (Jul 2013)
item Xylella fastidiosa infection effects on xylem sap and tissue phenolics in different grapevine cultivars (Jul 2013)
item Phenrica littoralis a potential candidate for the biological control of alligator weed, Alternanthera philoxeroides: redscription of the adult, first description of immature stages and biological notes (Jul 2013)
item Waveform library for chinch bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Blissidae): Characterization of Electrical Penetration Graph (EPG) waveforms at multiple input impedances (Jul 2013)
item 2013 Schroth faces of the future symposium to highlight early career professionals in Mycology (Jul 2013)
item Sensitive detection of Spiroplasma citri by targeting prophage sequences (Jun 2013)
item Study on citrus response to huanglongbing highlights a down-regulation of defense-related proteins in lemon plants upon 'Ca Liberibacter asiaticus' infection (Jun 2013)
item Small RNA populations for two unrelated viruses exhibit different biases in strand polarity and proximity to terminal sequences in the insect host Homalodisca vitripennis (Jun 2013)
item Different potato cultivars may vary in zebra chip symptoms and associated physiological changes when infected by 'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' (Jun 2013)
item Relationship of potato biochemical responses to ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’, causal agent of zebra chip, to disease progression (Jun 2013)
item Effects of grapevine sap phenolics on the in vitro growth of Xylella fastidiosa (Jun 2013)
item Scanning electron microscopy of “Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum” in infected tomato phloem tissue (Jun 2013)
item Effects of rootstock on Xylella fastidiosa infection and grapevine sap phenolics (Jun 2013)
item Draft genome sequence of “Candidatus Liberibacter americanus” bacterium associated with citrus huanglongbing in Brazil (May 2013)
item Aspects of pathogen genomics, diversity, epidemiology, vector dynamics and disease management for a newly emerged disease of potato: Zebra Chip (May 2013)
item Functional characterization of two toxin-antitoxin systems of Xylella fastidiosa (May 2013)
item Complete genome sequence of chinese strain of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’ (May 2013)
item Zebra Chip disease and potato biochemistry: Tuber physiological changes in response to ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ infection over time (Apr 2013)
item The effect of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' infection on the proteomic profiles and nutritional status of pre-symptomatic and symptomatic grapefruit (Citrus paradisi) plants (Apr 2013)
item Sublethal effects of insecticides on the predators, Podisus nigrispinus and Supputius cincticeps: Implications for IPM (Mar 2013)
item Identification of a response regulator involved in surface attachment, cell-cell aggregation, exopolysaccharide production and virulence in the plant pathogen, Xylella fastidiosa (Mar 2013)
item Analyses of proteomic expression profiles and nutrient status of citrus plants in response to HLB (Mar 2013)
item Characterization of Xylella fastidiosa lipopolysaccharide and its role in key steps of the disease cycle in grapevine (Feb 2013)
item Effects of plant water stress on vector feeding behaviors that control acquisition and inoculation of Xylella fastidiosa (Feb 2013)
item Differentiation of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” isolates from Brazil, China, and the United States (Feb 2013)
item Validation of Small RNAs In Xylella fastidiosa by qRT-PCR (Dec 2012)
item Plant water stress effects on the net dispersal rate of the insect vector Homalodisca vitripennis (Germar) (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) and movement of its egg parasitoid, Gonatocerus ashmeadi Girault (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) (Dec 2012)
item A conjugative 38kB plasmid is present in multiple subspecies of Xylella fastidiosa (Dec 2012)
item Can Pierce’s disease PdR1 resistance introgressed into Vitis vinifera be translocated from a resistant rootstock to a susceptible scion? (Dec 2012)
item Induction of phenolic compounds in response to Xylella fastidiosa infection in five different grapevine cultivars (Dec 2012)
item Breeding Pierce's Disease resistant table and raisin grapes and the development of markers for additional sources of resistance (Dec 2012)
item Characterization of the virulence-related genes of Xylella fastidiosa (Dec 2012)
item Evaluation of grapevine as a host for the glassy-winged sharpshooter (Nov 2012)
item Heat treatment of Huanglongbing–affected citrus trees in field for reduction of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” (Nov 2012)
item Evidence that explains absence of a latent period for Xylella fastidiosa in its sharpshooter vectors (Nov 2012)
item Recapture rate of diaphorina citri kuwayama (hemiptera: psyllidae) marked with fluorescent dust in dispersal studies (Sep 2012)
item A highly sensitive single-tube nested PCR assay for the detection of Pineapple mealybug wilt associated virus-2 (PMWaV-2) (Aug 2012)
item Plant defenses and climate change: doom or destiny for the lodgepole pine? (Jul 2012)
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