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Research Project: IPM Methods for Insect Pests of Orchard Crops

Location: Subtropical Insects and Horticulture Research

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Disease, contagious cannibalism, and associated population crash in an omnivorous bug, Geocoris pallens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosenheim, J.A., Booster, N.A., Culshaw-Maurer, M., Mueller, T.G., Kuffel, R.L., Law, Y-H., Goodell, P.B., Pierce, T., Godrey, L., Hunter, Sadeh, A. 2019. Disease, contagious cannibalism, and associated population crash in an omnivorous bug, Geocoris pallens. Oecologia. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00442-019-04407-y.

Peptide bilayer capsules to peptide bilayer coated metallic nanoparticles-BAPC though the decade - (Abstract Only)

Host selection, oviposition and feeding by a phytopathogen vector, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae), modulated by plant exposure to formic acid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
George, J., Shi, Q., Stelinski, L., Stover, E.W., Lapointe, S.L. 2019. Host selection, oviposition and feeding by a phytopathogen vector, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae), modulated by plant exposure to formic acid. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7:78. https://doi.org/10.3389

Influence of light on reproductive rates of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G., Hentz, M.G. 2019. Influence of light on reproductive rates of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae). Journal of Insect Science. 19(1):9. https://doi.10.1093/jisesa/iey141.

Synthetic ligands of olfactory binding proteins modulate aggregation response of Asian citrus psyllid in the presence of host-plant volatiles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
:att, J.M., Meikle, W.G., Niedz, R.P., Woods, D. 2018. Synthetic ligands of olfactory binding proteins modulate aggregation response of Asian citrus psyllid in the presence of host-plant volatiles. Frontiers in Plant Science. 9:0189.

Survey of Poncirus trifoliata hybrids for resistance to colonization by Asian citrus psyllid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Evaluation of North American Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) population genetics by cytochrome P450 melt curve analysis - (Research Technical Update)
Macias-Velasco, J.F., Brunson, R.T., Hunter, W.B., Bextine, B.R. 2018. Evaluation of North American Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) population genetics by cytochrome P450 melt curve analysis. bioRxiv. http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/445734.

Synthesis and characterization of multifunctional branched amphiphilic peptide bilayer conjugated gold nanoparticles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Natarajan, P., Sukhthankar, P., Changstrom, J., Holland, C.S., Barry, S., Hunter, W.B., Sorenson, C.M., Tomich, J.M. 2018. Synthesis and characterization of multifunctional branched amphiphilic peptide bilayer conjugated gold nanoparticles. ACS Omega. https://doi:10.1021/acsomega.8b01633.

Micro-CT study of male genitalia and reproductive system of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, 1908 (Insecta: Hemiptera, Liviidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alba-Alejandre, I., Hunter, W.B., Alba-Tercedor, J. 2018. Micro-CT study of male genitalia and reproductive system of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, 1908 (Insecta: Hemiptera, Liviidae). PLoS One. 13:8. https://doi.org/10.1371/plosone0202234.

Transmission rates of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’ to greenhouse seedlings by laboratory colonies of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G., Moulton, K.M. 2018. Transmission rates of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’ to greenhouse seedlings by laboratory colonies of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy240.

Asian citrus psyllid stylet morphology and applicability to the model for inter-instar stylet replacement in the potato psyllid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cicero, J.M., Alba-Tercedor, J., Hunter, W.B., Cano, L.M., Saha, S., Mueller, L.A., Brown, S.J. 2018. Asian citrus psyllid stylet morphology and applicability to the model for inter-instar stylet replacement in the potato psyllid. Arthropod Structure and Development. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2018,06.007.

Prolonged phloem ingestion by Diaphorina citri nymphs compared to adults is correlated with increased acquisition of citrus greening pathogen - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
George, J., Ammar, E., Hall, D.G., Shatters, R.G., Lapointe, S.L. 2018. Prolonged phloem ingestion by Diaphorina citri nymphs compared to adults is correlated with increased acquisition of citrus greening pathogen. Scientific Reports. 8:10352

Host plant resistance associated with Poncirus trifoliata influence oviposition, development and adult emergence of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
George, J., Lapointe, S.L. 2018. Host plant resistance associated with Poncirus trifoliata influence oviposition, development and adult emergence of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) . Pest Management Science. https://doi.org/10.1002ps.5113.

Factors affecting citrus tree absorption of double-stranded ribonucleic acid, and RNAi delivery to psyllids - (Abstract Only)

Comparison of aerial conidia and blastospores from two entomopathogenic fungi against Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) under laboratory and greenhouse conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morales-Reyes, C., Mascarin, G., Jackson, M.A., Hall, D.G., Sanchez-Pena, S., Arthurs, S.P. 2018. Comparison of aerial conidia and blastospores from two entomopathogenic fungi against Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) under laboratory and greenhouse conditions. Biocontrol Science and Technology. https://doi.org/10.1080/09583157.2018.1487028.

Effect of Aspergillus flavus on the mortality and activity of antioxidant enzymes of Spodoptera litura Fab. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karthi, S., Vaideki, K., Shivakumar, M.S., Ponsankar, A., Thanigaivel, A., Chellappandian, M., Vasantha-Srinivasan, P., Muthu-Pandian, C.K., Hunter, W.B., Senthil-Nathan, S. 2018. Effect of Aspergillus flavus on the mortality and activity of antioxidant enzymes of Spodoptera litura Fab. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae.. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. Vol. 149, (July), pages: 54-60. Doi.org/10.1016/j.pestbp.2018.05.009. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pestbp.2018.05.009.

An animated correspondence of Asian citrus psyllid stylets to the model for biogenesis of potato psyllid stylets - (Other)

Exogenous application of the plant signalers methyl jasmonate & salicylic acid induces changes in volatile emissions from citrus foliage & influences the aggregation behavior of ACP (Diaphorina citri), vector of Huanglongbing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patt, J.M., Robbins, P.S., Niedz, R.P., McCollum, T.G., Alessandro, R. 2018. Exogenous application of the plant signalers methyl jasmonate & salicylic acid induces changes in volatile emissions from citrus foliage & influences the aggregation behavior of Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri), vector of Huanglongbing. PLoS One. 13(3):e0193724.

Parameters on plant absortion of double-stranded Ribonucleic acid, dsRNA - (Abstract Only)

Assessment of psyllid double-stranded Ribonucleic acid, RNA, off-target effects on a ladybird beetle predator - (Abstract Only)

An evaluation of mosquito repellents and essential plant oils as deterrents of Asian citrus psyllid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G., Borovsky, D., Chauhan, K.R., Shatters, R.G. 2018. An evaluation of mosquito repellents and essential plant oils as deterrents of Asian citrus psyllid. Crop Protection. 108:87-94.

Target and non-target response of Swietenia Mahagoni Jacq. chemical constituents against tobacco cutworm Spodoptera litura Fab. and earthworm, Eudrilus eugeniae Kinb - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Diinesh-Kumar, A., Srimaan, E., Chellappandian, M., Vasantha-Srinivasan, P., Karthi, S., Thanigaivel, A., Ponsankar, A., Chanthini, K., Shyan-Sundar, N., Annamalai, M., Kalaivani, K., Hunter, W.B., Senthil-Nathan, S. 2018. Target and non-target response of Swietenia Mahagoni Jacq. chemical constituents against tobacco cutworm Spodoptera litura Fab. and earthworm, Eudrilus eugeniae Kinb. Chemosphere. 199:35e43. https://doi.org/10.1016.j.chemosphere.2018.01.130.

Botanical essential oils and uses as mosquitocides and repellents against dengue - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chelllappandian, M., Vasantha-Srinivasan, P., Senthil-Nathan, S., Karthi, S., Thanigaivel, A., Ponsankar, A., Kalaivani, K., Hunter, W.B. 2018. Botanical essential oils and uses as mosquitocides and repellents against dengue. Environment International. 113:214-230. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2017.12.038.

Use of mixture designs to investigate contribution of minor sex pheromone components to trap catch of the carpenterworm moth, Chilecomadia valdiviana - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lapointe, S.L., Barros-Parada, W., Fuentes-Contreras, E., Herrera, H., Kinsho, T., Miyake, Y., Niedz, R.P., Bergmann, J. 2017. Use of mixture designs to investigate contribution of minor sex pheromone components to trap catch of the carpenterworm moth, Chilecomadia valdiviana. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 43(11-12):1046-1055. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10886-017-0906-0.

Occurrence of coccinellids that prey on Diaphorinia citri (Hemiptera:Liviidae) on Euphorbia heterophylla (Euphorbiacea) and Chamaecrista fasciculata (Fabaceae) in a south Florida residential area - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patt, J.M. 2018. Occurrence of coccinellids that prey on Diaphorinia citri (Hemiptera:Liviidae) on Euphorbia heterophylla (Euphorbiacea) and Chamaecrista fasciculata (Fabaceae) in a south Florida residential area. Florida Entomologist. 101.1:131-134.

Incidence of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' in a Florida population of Asian citrus psyllid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G. 2018. Incidence of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' in a Florida population of Asian citrus psyllid. Journal of Applied Entomology. 142:97-103.

Phagostimulants for the Asian citrus psyllid also elicit volatile release from citrus leaves - (Abstract Only)

Method for detecting binding efficiencies of synthetic oligonucleotides: Targeting bacteria and insects - (Proceedings)
Hunter, W.B., Metz, J.L., Altman, S., Aishwarya, V., Pelz-Stelinski, K. 2017. Method for detecting binding efficiencies of synthetic oligonucleotides: Targeting bacteria and insects. In: Proceedings of 2017 10th Arthropod Genomics Symposium, June 8-11, 2017, Notre Dame, Indiana. p. 45

Biocuration and improvement of the Diaphorina citri draft genome assembly with long reads, optical maps and long-range scaffolding - (Proceedings)
Saha, S., Hosmmani, P.S., Flores-Ganzalez, M., Hunter, W.B., D'Elia, T., Brown, S.J., Mueller, L.A. 2017. Biocuration and improvement of the Diaphorina citri draft genome assembly with long reads, optical maps and long-range scaffolding. In: Proceedings of the 2017 10th Arthropod Genomics Symposium, June 8-11, 2017, Notre Dame, Indiana

Delivery of gene biotechnologies to plants: Pathogen and pest control - (Proceedings)
Metz, J.L., Hunter, W.B., Sandoval Mojica, A.F., Altman, S., Boyle, M.J., McCollum, T.G., Aishwarya, V., Pelz-Stelinski, K. 2017. Delivery of gene biotechnologies to plants: Pathogen and pest control. In: Proceedings of 2017 10th Arthropod Genomics Symposium, June 8-11, 2017, Notre Dame, Indiana, p. 44-45.

Field survey of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) infestations associated with six cultivars of Poncirus trifoliata - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G., Hentz, M.G., Stover, E.W. 2017. Field survey of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) infestations associated with six cultivars of Poncirus trifoliata. Florida Entomologist. 100:667-668.

Epifluorescence and stereomicroscopy of trichomes associated with resistant and susceptible host plant genotypes of the Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G., Ammar, D., Bowman, K.D., Stover, E.W. 2017. Epifluorescence and stereomicroscopy of trichomes associated with resistant and susceptible host plant genotypes of the Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae). Journal of Microscopy and Ultrastructure. Available: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213879X17300020.

The fungus Raffaelea lauricola modifies behavior of its symbiont and vector, the redbay ambrosia beetle (Xyleborus glabratus), by altering host plant volatile production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Martini, X., Hughes, M.A., Killiny, N., George, J., Lapointe, S.L., Smith, J.A., Stelinski, L.L. 2017. The fungus Raffaelea lauricola modifies behavior of its symbiont and vector, the redbay ambrosia beetle (Xyleborus glabratus), by altering host plant volatile production. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 43:519-531

Sclerenchymatous ring as a barrier to phloem feeding by Asian citrus psyllid: Evidence from electrical penetration graph and visualization of stylet pathways - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
George, J., Ammar, E-D., Hall, D.G., Lapointe, S.L. 2017. Sclerenchymatous ring as a barrier to phloem feeding by Asian citrus psyllid: Evidence from electrical penetration graph and visualization of stylet pathways. PLoS One. doi:10.1371/PO.2017-0173520

Comparative analysis of mosqito (Diptera: Culicidae: Aedes aegypti Liston) responses to the insecticide Temephos and plant derived essential oil derived from Piper betle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vasantha-Srinivasan, P., Senthil-Nathan, S., Ponsankar, A., Thanigaivel, A., Edwin, E.S., Selin-Rani, S., Chellappandian, M., Pradeepa, V., Lija-Escaline, J., Kalaivani, K., Hunter, W.B., Duraipandiyan, V., Al-Dhabi, N.A. 2017. Comparative analysis of mosqito (Diptera: Culicidae: Aedes aegypti Liston) responses to the insecticide Temephos and plant derived essential oil derived from Piper betle. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 139:439-466.

Cloning, genetic engineering and characterization of TMOF expressed in Saccharomyces cerevisiae to control larval mosquitoes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Borovsky, D., Nauewelaers, S., Powell, C., Shatters, R.G. 2017. Cloning, genetic engineering and characterization of TMOF expressed in Saccharomyces cerevisiae to control larval mosquitoes. Journal of Insect Physiology. 106(2):134-146. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinsphys.01.008.

Field validation of a system for autodissemination of an entomopathogenic fungus, Isaria fumosorosea, to control the Asian citrus psyllid on residential citrus - (Proceedings)
Chow, A., Patt, J.M., Setamou, M. 2017. Field validation of a system for autodissemination of an entomopathogenic fungus, Isaria fumosorosea, to control the Asian citrus psyllid on residential citrus. International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. https://escholarship.org/uc/item/2cr0f2kc.

A novel attract-and-kill device for strengthening the management of Asian citrus psyllid - (Proceedings)
Setamou, M., Chow, A., Patt, J.M., Grafton-Cardwell, B., Tofangsazi, N., Czolajlo, D. 2017. A novel attract-and-kill device for strengthening the management of Asian citrus psyllid. International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. https://escholarship.org/uc/item/2cr0f2kc.

Exogenous application of methyl jasmonate and salicylic acid on citrus foliage: Effecs on foliar volatiles and aggregation behavior of Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) - (Proceedings)
Patt, J.M., Robbins, P.S., McCollum, T.G. 2017. Exogenous application of methyl jasmonate and salicylic acid on citrus foliage: Effecs on foliar volatiles and aggregation behavior of Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri). International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. https://escholarship.org/uc/item/2cr0f2kc.

Predatory behavior of long-legged flies (Diptera:Dolichopodidae) and their potential negative effects on the parasitoid biological control agent of the Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera:Liviidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cicero, J.M., Adair, M.M., Adair, R.C., Hunter, W.B., Avery, P., Mizell, R.F. 2017. Predatory behavior of long-legged flies (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) and their potential negative effects on the parasitoid biological control agent of the Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae).Florida Entomologist. 100(2):485-487.

Improved annotation of the insect vector of citrus greening disease: Biocuration by a diverse genomics community - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Saha, S., Hosmani, P.S., Billalobos-Ayala, K., Miller, S., Shippy, T., Flores, M., Rosendale, A., Cordola, C., Bell, T., Mann, H., DeAvila, G., DeAvila, D., Moore, Z., Buller, K., Ciolkevich, K., Nandyal, S., Mahoney, R., Van Voorhis, J., Dunlevy, M., Farrow, D., Hunter, D., Morgan, T., Shore, K., Guzman, V., Izsak, A., Dixon, D.E., Cridge, A., Cano, L., Cao, X., Jiang, H., Leng, N., Johnson, S., Cantarel, B.L., Richards, S., English, A., Shatters, R.G., Childers, C., Chen, M., Cilia, M., Mueller, L., Munoz-Torres, M., Nelson, D., Poelchau, M.F., Benoit, J., Wiersma-Koch, Brown, S.J. 2017. Improved annotation of the insect vector of citrus greening disease: Biocuration by a diverse genomics community. bioRxiv. https://doi:10.1101/bioRxiv.099168.

Laboratory evaluations of the foraging success of Tamarixia radiata (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) on flowers & extra-floral nectaries: Potential use of nectary plants for conservation biological control of Asian citrus psyllid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patt, J.M., Rohrig, E. 2017. Laboratory evaluations of the foraging success of Tamarixia radiata (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) on flowers & extra-floral nectaries: Potential use of nectary plants for conservation biological control of Asian citrus psyllid. Florida Entomologist. 100(1):149-156.

Annotation of the Asian citrus psyllid genome reveals a reduced innate immune system - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arp, A.P., Hunter, W.B., Pelz-Stelinski, K. 2016. Annotation of the Asian citrus psyllid genome reveals a reduced innate immune system. Frontiers in Physiology. 7:570.

Asian citrus psyllid RNAi pathway - RNAi evidence - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tanning, C., Andrade, E., Hunter, W.B., Christiaens, O., Smagghe, G. 2016. Asian citrus psyllid RNAi pathway - RNAi evidence. Scientific Reports. 6(38082). http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep38082.

Correlation of electronic monitoring and stylet pathways elucidate the role of sclerenchymatous ring as a barrier to phloem feeding on citrus leaves by Asian citrus psyllid - (Abstract Only)
George, J., Ammar, E., Hall, D.G., Lapointe, S.L. 2017. Correlation of electronic monitoring and stylet pathways elucidate the role of sclerenchymatous ring as a barrier to phloem feeding on citrus leaves by Asian citrus psyllid[abstract]. International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. Abstracts of Presentations. Available: Journal of Citrus Pathology. p.14.

An attract-and-kill strategy for Asian citrus psyllid - (Abstract Only)
George, J., Lapointe, S.L. 2017. An attract-and-kill strategy for Asian citrus psyllid. International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. International Research Conference on Huanglongbing V. Available: Journal of Citrus Pathology. p. 14-15.

Use of micro-CT to elucidate details of the anatomy and feeding of the Asian citrus psyllid Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, 1908 (Insecta: Hemiptera, Liviidae) - (Proceedings)
Alba-Tercedor, J., Hunter, W.B., Cicero, J.M., Sáinz-Bariáin, M., Brown, S.J. 2017. Use of micro-CT to elucidate details of the anatomy and feeding of the Asian citrus psyllid Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, 1908 (Insecta: Hemiptera, Liviidae). In: Proceedings of Micro-CT User Meeting 2017, Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Science, Brussels, Belgian, p. 270-285.

Efficacy of topical application, leaf residue or soil drench of Blastopores of Isaria fumosorosea for citrus root weevil management: Laboratory and greenhouse investigations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Avery, P.B., Hunter, W.B., Hall, D.G., Jackson, M.A., Powell, C.A. 2016. Efficacy of topical application, leaf residue or soil drench of Blastospores of Isaria fumosorosea for citrus root weevil management: Laboratory and greenhouse investigations. Insects. 7(4):E66. https://doi:10.3390/insects.7040066

Machine learning for characterization of insect vector feeding - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Willett, D.S., George, J., Willett, N.S., Stelinski, L.L., Lapointe, S.L. 2016. Machine learning for characterization of insect vector feeding. PLoS Computational Biology. 12(11):e1005158

Toxicity and physiological effect of quercetin on generalist herbivore, Spodoptera litura Fab. and a non-target earthworm Eisenia fetida Savigny - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Selin-Rani, S., Senthil-Nathan, S., Thanigaivel, A., Vasantha-Srinivasan, P., Edwin, E., Ponsankar, A., Lija-Escaline, J., Kalaivani, K., Abdel-Megeed, A., Hunter, W.B., Alessandro, R.R. 2016. Toxicity and physiological effect of quercetin on generalist herbivore, Spodoptera litura Fab. and a non-target earthworm Eisenia fetida Savigny. Chemosphere. 165:257-267.

A phagostimulant blend for the Asian citrus psyllid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lapointe, S.L., Hall, D.G., George, J. 2016. A phagostimulant blend for the Asian citrus psyllid. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 42(9):941-951

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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ponsankar, A., Vasantha-Srinivasan, P., Senthil-Nathan, S., Thanigaivel, A., Edwin, E., Selin-Rani, S., Kalaivani, K., Hunter, W.B., Alessandro, R.T., Abdel-Megeed, A., Paik, C., Duraipandiyan, V., Al-Dhabi, N. 2016. 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. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 133:260-270.

Effect of andrographolide on phosphatases activity and cytotoxicity against Spodoptera litura - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Edwin, E., Vasantha-Srinivasan, P., Senthil-Nathan, S., Thanigaivel, A., Ponsankar, A., Selin-Rani, S., Kalaivani, K., Hunter, W.B., Duraipandiyan, V., Al-Dhabi, N. 2016. Effect of andrographolide on phosphatases activity and cytotoxicity against Spodoptera litura. Invertebrate Survival Journal. pp. 13153-13163.

An evaluation of plant genotypes for rearing Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, D.G., Hentz, M.G. 2016. An evaluation of plant genotypes for rearing Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae). Florida Entomologist. 99:471-480.

Deciphering the bacterial microbiome in huanglongbing-affected citrus treated with thermotherapy and sulfonamide antibiotics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yang, C., Powell, C.A., Duan, Y., Shatters, R.G., Fang, J., Zhang, M.Q. 2016. Deciphering the bacterial microbiome in huanglongbing-affected citrus treated with thermotherapy and sulfonamide antibiotics. PLoS One. 11(5):e0155472. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0155472.

Classical biological control of cassava pests in Latin America and Africa - (Abstract Only)
Lapointe, S.L. 2016. Classical biological control of cassava pests in Latin America and Africa. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Paper No. 3795. doi:10.1603/ICE.2016.93558.

Factors affecting transmission rates of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' by Asian citrus psyllid - (Abstract Only)

Degradation products of citrus volatile organic compounds (VOCs) acting as phagostimulants that increase probing behavior of Asian citrus psyllid - (Abstract Only)
George, J., Lapointe, S.L. 2016. Degradation products of citrus volatile organic compounds (VOCs) acting as phagostimulants that increase probing behavior of Asian citrus psyllid[abstract]. Annual meeting of the Southeastern Branch of Entomological Society of America. Paper No. 125.

An evaluation of candidate repellents against Asian citrus psyllid - (Abstract Only)
Hall, D.G., Borovsky, D., Shatters, R.G. 2016. An evaluation of candidate repellents against Asian citrus psyllid. Entomological Society of America, Southwestern and Southeastern Branch, March 13-16, 2016, Raleigh, North Carolina.

Evaluating citrus germplasm for huanglongbing (HLB) resistance: USDA-ARS Inoculation Program - (Proceedings)
Hall, D.G. 2016. Evaluating citrus germplasm for huanglongbing (HLB) resistance: USDA-ARS Inoculation Program. Proceedings for 2016 Florida Citrus Show, January 28, 2016, Ft. Pierce, Florida.

Methods of correlating electropenetrography waveform data to Hemipteran probing behavior and pathogen transmission - (Abstract Only)

Characterization of a recombinant Cathepsin B-Like cysteine peptidase from Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae): A putative target control of citrus huanglongbing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferrara, T., Schneider, V.K., Kishi, L.T., Carmona, A.K., Alves, M., Belasque-Junior, J., Rosa, J.C., Hunter, W.B., Henrique-Silva, F., Soares-Costa, A. 2015. Characterization of a recombinant Cathepsin B-Like cysteine peptidase from Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae): A putative target onctrol of citrus huanglongbing. PLoS One. doi:10.1371/PO.2015-0145132.

New species diversity revealed from molecular and morphological characterization of gall-inducting Calophya spp. (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) from Brazilian peppertree - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Diaz, R., Dickey, A.M., Shatters, R.G., Manrique, V., Vitorino, M.D., Overholt, W.A. 2015. New species diversity revealed from molecular and morphological characterization of gall-inducting Calophya spp. (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) from Brazilian peppertree. Molecular and Cellular Probes. 26:90-98 http:dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcp.2011.12.001.

Attractants for ACP trapping technology: Challenges, status, and opportunities - (Proceedings)
Patt, J.M., Setamou, M. 2015. Attractants for ACP trapping technology: Challenges, status, and opportunities. International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. https:escholarship.org/uc/item/9jw2w985.

Novel synthetic compounds enhance the attractiveness of host-plant volatiles: An opportunity to boost detection and monitoring of Asian citrus psyllid? - (Proceedings)
Patt, J.M., Woods, D., Dimtratos, S., Meikle, W.G., Stockton, D.G., Lapointe, S.L., Mafra-Neto, A. 2014. Novel synthetic compounds enhance the attractiveness of host-plant volatiles: An opportunity to boost detection and monitoring of Asian citrus psyllid? International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. Available: http:escholarship.org/uc/iocv_journalcitruspathology/1/1

Tree crops: Advances in insects and disease management - (Proceedings)
Hunter, W.B., Sinisterra, X. 2013. Tree crops: Advances in insects and disease management. PALMAS, XVII Conferencia Internacional Sobre Palm De Aceite. 34:119-125.