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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: SEMIOCHEMICALS FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF AGRICULTURAL PESTS

Location: Crop Bioprotection Research

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

Biology of two members of the Euwallacea fornicatus species complex (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), recently invasive in the U.S.A., reared on an ambrosia beetle artificial diet - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cooperband, M.F., Stouthamer, R., Carillo, D., Eskalen, A., Thibault, T., Cosse, A.A., Castrillo, L.A., Vandenberg, J.D., Rugman-Jones, P.F. 2016. Biology of two members of the Euwallacea fornicatus species complex (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), recently invasive in the U.S.A., reared on an ambrosia beetle artificial diet. Agricultural and Forest Entomology. 18:223-237. doi: 10.1111/afe.12155.

Behavioral responses of lesser mealworm beetles, alphitobius diaperinus, (coleoptera: tenebrionidae) to pheromone components using a wind tunnel dual choice walkign bioassay Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cosse, A.A., Zilkowski, B.W. 2015. Behavioral responses of lesser mealworm beetles, alphitobius diaperinus, (coleoptera: tenebrionidae) to pheromone components using a wind tunnel dual choice walking bioassay. Journal of Insect Behavior. 28(2):202-210.

Attraction of spathius agrili yang (Hymenoptera: eulophidae) to male-produced "aggregation-sex pheromone:" differences between the sexes and mating status Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cooperband, M., Hartness, A., Zilkowski, B.W., Lelito, J., Cosse, A.A. 2015. Attraction of spathius agrili yang (Hymenoptera: eulophidae) to male-produced "aggregation-sex pheromone:" differences between the sexes and mating status. Journal of Insect Behavior. 28(2):167-174.

Attraction of Euwallacea nr. fornicatus to lures containing quercivorol Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carrillo, D., Narvaez, T., Cosse, A.A., Stouthamer, R., Cooperband, M.F. 2015. Attraction of Euwallacea nr. fornicatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) to lures containing quercivorol. Florida Entomologist. 98(2):780-782.

A culture method for darkling beetles, Blapstinus spp. (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zilkowski, B.W., Cosse, A.A. 2015. A culture method for darkling beetles, Blapstinus spp. (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 108(3):1010-1013.

Characterization of the surface properties of wheat spikelet components grown under different regimes and the biocontrol yeast Cryptococcus flavescens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Schisler, D.A. 2014. Characterization of the surface properties of wheat spikelet components grown under different regimes and the biocontrol yeast Cryptococcus flavescens. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 62(1):809-815.

Landing surface color preferences of Spathius agrili (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), a parasitoid of emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cooperband, M.F., Hartness, A., Lelito, J.P., Cosse, A.A. 2013. Landing surface color preferences of Spathius agrili (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), a parasitoid of emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). Journal of Insect Behavior. 26(5):721-729.

Functional genomic approaches for understanding the mode of action of Bacillus sp biocontrol strains - (Abstract Only)
Dunlap, C.A., Bowman, M.J., Schisler, D.A. 2013. Functional genomic approaches for understanding the mode of action of Bacillus sp biocontrol strains. Meeting Abstract.

Male-produced pheromone of Spathius agrili, a parasitoid introduced for the biological control of the invasive emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cosse, A.A., Petroski, R.J., Zilkowski, B.W., Vermillion, K., Lilito, J.P., Cooperband, M.F., Gould, J.R. 2012. Male-produced pheromone of Spathius agrili, a parasitoid introduced for the biological control of the invasive emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 38(4):389-399.

Similarities in pheromonal communication of flea beetles Phyllotreta cruciferae Goeze and Ph. vittula Redtenbacher (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toth, M., Csonka, E., Bartelt, R.J., Cosse, A.A., Zilkowski, B.W. 2012. Similarities in pheromonal communication of fleabeetles Phyllotreta cruciferae Goeze and Ph. vittula Redtenbacher (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae). Journal of Applied Entomology. 136(9):688-697.

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