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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Control of Tarnished Plant Bugs by Biocontrol and Other Methods

Location: Southern Insect Management Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Baseline susceptibility of Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera:Miridae) to novaluron Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Parys, K.A., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G., Allen, K.C., Little, N. 2016. Baseline susceptibility of Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera:Miridae) to novaluron. Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(1):339-344;doi:10.1093/jee/tov318.

Comparison of degree-day accumulation models for prediciting spring reproductive populations of Lygus lineolaris (Palisot de Beauvois) - (Abstract only)
Parys, K.A., Snodgrass, G.L. 2015. Comparison of degree-day accumulation models for prediciting spring reproductive populations of Lygus lineolaris (Palisot de Beauvois). Midsouth Entomologist. 8(1):61.

Artificial diets for life tables bioassays of TPB in Mississippi - (Review article)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. Artificial diets for life tables bioassays of TPB in Mississippi. Midsouth Entomologist. 7:128-135.

Mississippi Delta native strain of Beauveria bassiana for control of TPB - (Review article)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. Mississippi Delta native strain of Beauveria bassiana for control of TPB. Midsouth Entomologist. 7:82-88.

Biological control as an alternative measure for TPB in Mississippi - (Review article)
Portilla, M. 2014. Biological control as an alternative measure for TPB in Mississippi. Midsouth Entomologist. 7:38-46.

Effects of morning and night application of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton - (Abstract only)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. Effects of morning and night application of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. Belwide Cotton conference, January 5-8, 2014, New Orleans, LA. pp.729-734.

A novel bioassay to evaluate the potential of Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the Insect growth regulator novaluron against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. A novel bioassay to evaluate the potential of Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the insect growth regulator novaluron against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet. Journal of Insect Science. 14:1-13. Available online: http://www.insectscience.org/14.114.

Life tables as tools of evaluation and quality control for arthropod mass production - (Book / chapter)
Portilla, M., Morales Ramos, J.A., Rojas, M.G., Blanco, C. 2013. Life tables as tools of evaluation and quality control for arthropod mass production. In: J. A. Morales-Ramos, M. G. Rojas and D. I. Shapiro-Ilan [Eds.]. Mass Production of Beneficial Organisims: Invertebrates and Entomopathogens. Academic Press, San Diego, CA. pgs 241-275.

Field evaluation on the lethal effect of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton - (Abstract only)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2014. Field evaluation on the lethal effect of Beauveria bassiana strains NI8 and GHA against the tarnished plant bug in cotton. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. Proceeding of Beltwide Cotton Conferences, January 7-10, 2013 San Antonio, Texas p.254.

A novel bioassay to evaluate Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the insect growth regulator, novaluron, against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet - (Abstract only)
Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Luttrell, R.G. 2012. A novel bioassay to evaluate Beauveria bassiana strain NI8 and the insect growth regulator, novaluron, against Lygus lineolaris on a non-autoclaved solid artificial diet. National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Proceeding of 3rd Intenational Lygus Symposium, October 28-31, 2012, Scottsdal, AZ. http://ag.arizona.edu/apmc/3rdILS/Presentations_and_Posters/Portilla_poster.pdf

The effect of temperature and exposure to Beauveria bassiana on tarnished plant bugs Lygus lineolaris (Heteroptera: Miridae) population dynamics and the broader implications of treating insects with entomopathogenic fungi Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Ugine, T.A. 2011. The effect of temperature and exposure to Beauveria bassiana on tarnished plant bugs Lygus lineolaris (Heteroptera: Miridae) population dynamics and the broader implications of treating insects with entomopathogenic fungi. Biological Control. 59(3):373-383.

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