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Research Project: Sustainable Management Strategies for Stored-Product Insects

Location: Stored Product Insect and Engineering Research

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

Evaluations of the new deltamethrin-treated all-in-one hermetic bag for the control of the Khapra beetle, Trogoderma granarium (Everts) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Baliota, G.V., Domingue, M.J., Bingham, G.V., Morrison III, W.R., Athanassiou, C.G. 2021. Evaluations of the new deltamethrin-treated all-in-one hermetic bag for the control of the Khapra beetle, Trogoderma granarium (Everts). Journal of Stored Products Research. 93:101839. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2021.101839.

A combination sulfuryl fluoride and propylene oxide treatment for, Trogoderma granarium (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Myers, S.W., Ghimire, M.N., Arthur, F.H., Phillips, T.W. 2021. A combination sulfuryl fluoride and propylene oxide treatment for, Trogoderma granarium (Coleoptera: Dermestidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 114(4):1489-1495. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toab124.

Variants in the mitochondrial genome sequence of Rhyzopertha dominica (Fabricius)(Coleoptera: Bostrycidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perkin, L.C., Smith, T.P.L., Oppert, B.S. 2021. Variants in the mitochondrial genome sequence of Rhyzopertha dominica (Fabricius)(Coleoptera: Bostrycidae). Insects. 12(5):387. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects12050387.

Effects of dehumidification on the survivorship of four psocid species Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ocran, A.F., Opit, G.P., Noden, B.H., Arthur, F.H., Kard, B.M. 2021. Effects of dehumidification on the survivorship of four psocid species. Journal of Economic Entomology. 114(3):1380-1388. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toad066.

Susceptibility of four different sorghum varieties to infestation by the khapra beetle Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gourgouta, M., Athanassiou, C.G., Arthur, F.H. 2021. Susceptibility of four different sorghum varieties to infestation by the khapra beetle. Journal of Economic Entomology. 114(3):1373-1379. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toab018.

Towards developing areawide semiochemical-mediated, behaviorally-based integrated pest management programs for stored product insects Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Morrison III, W.R., Scully, E.D., Campbell, J.F. 2021. Towards developing areawide semiochemical-mediated, behaviorally-based integrated pest management programs for stored product insects. Pest Management Science. 77(6):2667-2682. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.6289.

Impacts of Storicide II on internal feeders of brown rice Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scully, E.D., Gerken, A.R., Fifield, A.N., Nguyen, V., Van Pelt, N., Arthur, F.H. 2021. Impacts of Storicide II on internal feeders of brown rice. Journal of Stored Products Research. 90:101758. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2020.101758.

Characterizing and predicting sublethal shifts in mobility by multiple stored product insects over time to an old and novel contact insecticide in three key stored commodities Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Arthur, F.H., Bruce, A.I. 2021. Characterizing and predicting sublethal shifts in mobility by multiple stored product insects over time to an old and novel contact insecticide in three key stored commodities. Pest Management Science. 77(4):1990-2006. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.6228.

Aeration to manage insects in wheat stored in the Balkan peninsula: Computer simulations using historical weather data Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Arthur, F.H., Wang, J., Yang, Y., Wilson, L.T., Athanassiou, C.G. 2020. Aeration to manage insects in wheat stored in the Balkan peninsula: Computer simulations using historical weather data. Agronomy. 10(12):1927. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy10121927.

Long-lasting insecticide-incorporated netting and interception traps at pilot-scale warehouses and commercial facilities prevent infestation by stored product beetles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilkins, R.V., Campbell, J.F., Zhu, K.Y., Starkus, L., McKay, T., Morrison III, W.R. 2021. Long-lasting insecticide-incorporated netting and interception traps at pilot-scale warehouses and commercial facilities prevent infestation by stored product beetles. Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 4:561820. https://doi.org/10.3389/fsufs.2020.561820.

Rating knockdown of flour beetles after exposure to two insecticides as an indicator of mortality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Kavallieratos, N.G., Arthur, F.H., Nakas, C.T. 2021. Rating knockdown of flour beetles after exposure to two insecticides as an indicator of mortality. Scientific Reports. 11:1145. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-78982-z.

Effect of pheromones, plant volatiles and spinosad on mating, male attraction and burrowing of Cadra cautella (Walk.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sammani, A., Dissanayaka, D., Wijayaratne, L., Hettiarachchi, S., Bamunuarachchige, T.C., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Effect of pheromones, plant volatiles and spinosad on mating, male attraction and burrowing of Cadra cautella (Walk.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Insects. 11(12). Article 845. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11120845.

Assessing repellency, movement, and mortality of three species of stored product insects after exposure to deltamethrin-inocrporated long-lasting polyethylene netting Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Gerken, A.R., Morrison III, W.R., Campbell, J.F., Arthur, F.H., Zhu, K. 2021. Assessing repellency, movement, and mortality of three species of stored product insects after exposure to deltamethrin-inocrporated long-lasting polyethylene netting. Journal of Pest Science. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-020-01326-3.

Sublethal exposure of Trogoderma granarium Everts (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) to insecticide-treated netting alters thigmotactic arrestment and olfactory-mediated anemotaxis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Domingue, M.J., Scheff, D.S., Arthur, F.H., Myers, S.W. 2021. Sublethal exposure of Trogoderma granarium Everts (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) to insecticide-treated netting alters thigmotactic arrestment and olfactory-mediated anemotaxis. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. 171:104742. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pestbp.2020.104742.

Brown marmorated stink bug overwintering aggregations are not regulated through vibrational signals during autumn dispersal Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bedoya, C.L., Brockerhoff, E.G., Hayes, M., Leskey, T.C., Morrison III, W.R., Rice, K.B., Nelson, X.J. 2020. Brown marmorated stink bug overwintering aggregations are not regulated through vibrational signals during autumn dispersal. Royal Society Open Science. 7(11):201371. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.201371.

Effect of pheromone blend components, sex ratio, and population size on the mating of Cadra cautella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sammani, A.P., Dissanayaka, D.K., Wijayaratne, W.K., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Effect of pheromone blend components, sex ratio, and population size on the mating of Cadra cautella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Journal of Insect Science. 20(6). Article ieaa128. https://doi.org/10.1093/jisesa/ieaa128.

Oviposition and development of Tribolium castaneum Herbst (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on different types of flour Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerken, A.R., Campbell, J.F. 2020. Oviposition and development of Tribolium castaneum Herbst (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on different types of flour. Agronomy. 10(10):1593. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy10101593.

Effectiveness of long-lasting insecticide netting on Tribolium castaneum is modulated by multiple exposures, biotic, and abiotic factors Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerken, A.R., Scully, E.D., Campbell, J.F., Morrison III, W.R. 2021. Effectiveness of long-lasting insecticide netting on Tribolium castaneum is modulated by multiple exposures, biotic, and abiotic factors. Pest Management Science. 77(3):1235-1244. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.6134.

Scaling recovery of susceptible and resistant stored product insects after short exposures to phosphine by using automated video-tracking software Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agrafioti, P., Brabec, D.L., Morrison III, W.R., Campbell, J.F., Athanassiou, C.G. 2021. Scaling recovery of susceptible and resistant stored product insects after short exposures to phosphine by using automated video-tracking software. Pest Management Science. 77(3):1245-1255. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.6135.

Feasibility of using aeration to cool wheat stored in Slovenia: A predictive modeling approach using historical weather data Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Morrison III, W.R., Trdan, S. 2020. Feasibility of using aeration to cool wheat stored in Slovenia: A predictive modeling approach using historical weather data. Applied Sciences. 10(17):6066. https://doi.org/10.3390/app10176066.

The influence of marking methods on mobility, survivorship and field recovery of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) adults and nymphs Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kirkpatrick, D.M., Rice, K.B., Ibrahim, A., Fleischer, S.J., Tooker, J.F., Tabb, A., Medeiros, H., Gish, M., Morrison III, W.R., Leskey, T.C. 2020. The influence of marking methods on mobility, survivorship and field recovery of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) adults and nymphs. Environmental Entomology. 49(5):1026-1031. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvaa095.

Scientific manuscripts and the peer review process Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H. 2020. Scientific manuscripts and the peer review process. American Entomologist. 66(4):36-40. https://doi.org/10.1093/ae/tmaa053.

Effects of spinosad and pinetoram on larval mortality, adult emergence, progeny production and mating in Cadra cautella (Walk.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sammani, A.P., Dissanayaka, D.K., Wijayaratne, W.K., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Effects of spinosad and pinetoram on larval mortality, adult emergence, progeny production and mating in Cadra cautella (Walk.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Journal of Stored Products Research. 88:101665. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2020.101665.

Efficacy determination of commercial deltamethrin treated storage bags on Trogoderma granarium Everts adults and larvae Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Arthur, F.H., Myers, S.W., Domingue, M.J. 2020. Efficacy determination of commercial deltamethrin treated storage bags on Trogoderma granarium Everts adults and larvae. Agronomy. 10:814. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy10060814.

Effects of aggregation pheromone concentration and distance on the trapping of Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) (Coleoptera: Bostrychidae) adults Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dissanayaka, D.K., Sammani, A.P., Wijayaratne, W.K., Rajapakse, R.S., Hettiarachachi, S., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Effects of aggregation pheromone concentration and distance on the trapping of Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) (Coleoptera: Bostrychidae) adults. Journal of Stored Products Research. 88:101657. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2020.101657.

Methodology for assessing progeny production and grain damage on commodities treated with insecticides Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Methodology for assessing progeny production and grain damage on commodities treated with insecticides. Agronomy. 10:804. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy10060804.

Sawfly genomes reveal evolutionary acquisitions that fostered the mega-radiation of parasitoid and eusocial Hymenoptera Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oeyen, J. P., P. Baa-Puyoulet, J. B. Benoit, L. W. Beukeboom, E. Bomberg-Bauer, A. Buttstedt, F. Calevro, E. I. Cash, H. Chao, H. Charles, M.-J. M. Chen, C. Childers, A. G. Cridge, P. Dearden, H. Dinh, H. V. Doddapaneni, A. Dolan, A. Donath, D. Dowling, S. Dugan, E. Duncan, E. N. Elpidina, M. Friedrich, E. Geuverink, J. D. Gibson, S. Grath, C. J. P. Grimmelikhuijzen, E. Große-Wilde, C. Gudobba, Y. Han, B. S. Hansson, F. Hauser, D. S. T. Hughes, P. Ioannidis, E. Jacquin-Joly, E. C. Jennings, J. W. Jones, S. Klasberg, S. L. Lee, P. Lesný, M. Lovegrove, S. Martin, A. G. Martynov, C. Mayer, N. Montagné, V. C. Moris, M. Munoz-Torres, S. C. Murali, D. M. Muzny, B. Oppert, N. Parisot, T. Pauli, R. S. Peters, M. Petersen, C. Pick, E. Persyn, L. Podsiadlowski, M. F. Poelchau, P. Provataris, J. Qu, M. J. M. F. Reijnders, B. M. von Reumont, A. J. Rosendale, F. A. Simao, J. Skelly, A. G. Sotiropoulos, A. L. Stahl, M. Sumitani E. M. Szuter, O. Tidswell, E. Tsitlakidis, L. Vedder, R. M. Waterhouse, J. H. Werren, J. Wilbrandt, K. C. Worley, D. S. Yamanoto, L. van de Zande, E. M. Zdobnov, T. Ziesmann, R. A. Gibbs, S. Richards, M. Hatakeyama, B. Misof, and O. Niehuis. 2020. Sawfly genomes reveal evolutionary acquisitions that fostered the mega-radiation of parasitoid and eusocial Hymenoptera. Genome Biology and Evolution. 12(7):1099-1188. https://doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evaa106.

Human proline specific peptidases: a systemic analysis Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Dunaevsky, Y.E., Tereshchenkova, V.F., Oppert, B.S., Belozersky, M.A., Filippova, I.Y., Elpidina, E.N. 2020. Human proline specific peptidases: a systemic analysis. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1864(9):129636. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbagen.2020.129636.

Comparative transcriptomics of Diuraphis noxia and Schizaphis graminum fed wheat plants containing different aphid-resistance genes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rojas, L., Scully, E.D., Enders, L., Timm, A.E., Sinha, D.K., Smith, C. 2020. Comparative transcriptomics of Diuraphis noxia and Schizaphis graminum fed wheat plants containing different aphid-resistance genes. PLoS One. 15(5):e0233077. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0233077.

Effects of aerosol insecticide application location on patterns of residual efficacy against Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) larvae Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Campbell, J.F., Arthur, F.H., Zhu, K. 2020. Effects of aerosol insecticide application location on patterns of residual efficacy against Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) larvae. Journal of Economic Entomology. 113(4):2007-2015. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toaa103.

Mobility and dispersal of two cosmopolitan stored-product insects are adversely affected by long-lasting insecticide netting in a life stage-dependent manner Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilkins, R.V., Zhu, K., Campbell, J.F., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Mobility and dispersal of two cosmopolitan stored-product insects are adversely affected by long-lasting insecticide netting in a life stage-dependent manner. Journal of Economic Entomology. 113(4):1768-1779. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toaa094.

Oleic acid emitted from frozen Trogoderma spp. larvae causes conspecific behavioral aversion Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Domingue, M.J., Morrison III, W.R., Yeater, K.M., Myers, S.W. 2020. Oleic acid emitted from frozen Trogoderma spp. larvae causes conspecific behavioral aversion. Chemoecology. 30:161-172. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00049-020-00307-3.

Mobility of stored product beetles after exposure to a combination insecticide containing deltamethrin, methoprene, and a piperonyl butoxide synergist depends on species, concentration, and exposure time Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Mobility of stored product beetles after exposure to a combination insecticide containing deltamethrin, methoprene, and a piperonyl butoxide synergist depends on species, concentration, and exposure time. Insects. 11:151. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11030151.

Cool down-warm up: Differential responses of stored product insects after gradual temperature changes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Arthur, F.H. 2020. Cool down-warm up: Differential responses of stored product insects after gradual temperature changes. Insects. 11(3):158. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11030158.

Gene content evolution in the arthropods Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thomas, G.C., Dohmen, E., Hughes, D.T., Murali, S.C., Poelchau, M.F., Glastad, K., Anstead, C.A., Ayoub, N.A., Batterham, P., Bellair, M., Childers, C., Duan, J.J., Gundersen, D.E., Handler, A.M., Hunter, W.B., Scully, E.D., Hackett, K.J., et all. 2020. Gene content evolution in the arthropods. Genome Biology. 21:15. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13059-019-1925-7.

Efficacy of phosphine to different life stages of Trogoderma inclusum and Dermestes maculatus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C., Phillips, T., Arthur, F.H., Aikens, M.J., Agrafioti, P., Hartzer, K.L. 2020. Efficacy of phosphine to different life stages of Trogoderma inclusum and Dermestes maculatus. Journal of Stored Products Research. 86:101556. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.101556.

Artificial selection to a nonlethal cold stress in Trogoderma variable shows associations with chronic cold stress and body size Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerken, A.R., Abts, S.R., Scully, E.D., Campbell, J.F. 2020. Artificial selection to a nonlethal cold stress in Trogoderma variable shows associations with chronic cold stress and body size. Environmental Entomology. 49(2):422-434. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvz162.

Novel implementation of laser ablation tomography as an alternative technique to assess grain quality and internal insect development in stored products Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Lanba, A., Hall, B., Bruce, A.I. 2020. Novel implementation of laser ablation tomography as an alternative technique to assess grain quality and internal insect development in stored products. Journal of Stored Products Research. 86:101552. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.101552.

Temperature-mediated competition between the invasive larger grain borer, Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and the cosmopolitan maize weevil, Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Quellhorst, H., Athanassiou, C.G., Bruce, A.I., Scully, E.D., Morrison III, W.R. 2020. Temperature-mediated competition between the invasive larger grain borer, Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and the cosmopolitan maize weevil, Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Environmental Entomology. 49(1):255-264. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvz151.

Optimized extraction of insect genomic DNA for long-read sequencing Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oppert, B.S., Stoss, S.P., Monk, A.L., Smith, T.P. 2019. Optimized extraction of insect genomic DNA for long-read sequencing. Methods and Protocols. 2(4):89. https://doi.org/10.3390/mps2040089.

Attraction, arrestment, and preference by immature Trogoderma variable and Trogoderma granarium to food and pheromonal stimuli Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Grosidier, R., Arthur, F.H., Myers, S., Domingue, M. 2019. Attraction, arrestment, and preference by immature Trogoderma variable and Trogoderma granarium to food and pheromonal stimuli. Journal of Pest Science. 93:135-147. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-019-01171-z.

RNAiSeq: How to see the big picture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oppert, B.S., Perkin, L.C. 2019. RNAiSeq: How to see the big picture. Frontiers in Microbiology. 10:2570. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2019.02570.

The evolution and genomic basis of beetle diversity Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McKenna, D.D., Shin, S., Ahrens, D., Balke, M., Beza-Beza, C., Clarke, D.J., Donath, A., Escalona, H.E., Friedrich, F., Letsch, H., Lui, S., Maddison, D., Mayer, C., Misof, B., Murin, P.J., Niehuis, O., Peters, R., Podsiadlowski, L., Pohl, H., Scully, E.D., Yan, E.V., Zhou, X., Slipinski, A., Beutel, R.G. 2019. The evolution and genomic basis of beetle diversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 116(49):24729-24737. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1909655116.

Evaluation of methoprene-treated packaging against Trogoderma granarium Everts and Trogoderma inclusum LeConte larval development and packaging penetration or invasion Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Arthur, F.H., Myers, S.W. 2019. Evaluation of methoprene-treated packaging against Trogoderma granarium Everts and Trogoderma inclusum LeConte larval development and packaging penetration or invasion. Journal of Stored Products Research. 84:101530. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.101530.

Differential susceptibilities of two closely-related stored product pests, the red flour beetle (Tribolium castaneum) and the confused flour beetle (Tribolium confusum), to five selected insecticides Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yao, J., Chen, C., Wu, H., Chang, J., Silver, K., Campbell, J.F., Arthur, F.H., Zhu, K. 2019. Differential susceptibilities of two closely-related stored product pests, the red flour beetle (Tribolium castaneum) and the confused flour beetle (Tribolium confusum), to five selected insecticides. Journal of Stored Products Research. 84:101524. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.101524.

Degradation and residual efficacy of cyfluthrin as a surface treatment for control of Tribolium castaneum Herbst: effects of temperature and environment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Starkus, L.A., McKay, T. 2019. Degradation and residual efficacy of cyfluthrin as a surface treatment for control of Tribolium castaneum Herbst: effects of temperature and environment. Journal of Stored Products Research. 84:101514. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.101514.

The economic effects of Rhyzopertha dominica on rice quality: Objective and subjective measures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

A CAPS marker for determination of strong phosphine resistance in Tribolium castaneum from Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hubhachen, Z., Jiang, H., Schlipalius, D., Park, Y., Guedes, R.C., Oppert, B.S., Opit, G., Phillips, T.W. 2019. A CAPS marker for determination of strong phosphine resistance in Tribolium castaneum from Brazil. Journal of Pest Science. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-019-01134-4.

Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) genetic diversity in North America and Europe Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kapantaidaki, D.E., Evangelou, V.I., Morrison III, W.R., Leskey, T.C., Brodeur, J., Milonas, P. 2019. Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) genetic diversity in North America and Europe. Insects. 10(6):174. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10060174.

Aerosol concentration, deposition, particle size, and exposure interval as mortality factors Tribolium confusum Jacquelin du Val (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Scheff, D.S., Brabec, D.L., Bindel, J. 2019. Aerosol concentration, deposition, particle size, and exposure interval as mortality factors Tribolium confusum Jacquelin du Val (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Journal of Stored Products Research. 83:191-199. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.06.005.

Methyl benzoate as a putative alternative, environmentally-friendly fumigant for the control of stored product insects Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Larson, N.R., Brabec, D.L., Zhang, A. 2019. Methyl benzoate as a putative alternative, environmentally-friendly fumigant for the control of stored product insects. Journal of Economic Entomology. 112(5):2458-2468. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toz179.

Moisture content, insect pests and mycotoxin levels of maize on farms in Tamale environs in the Northern Region of Ghana Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Manu, N., Osekre, E.A., Opit, G.P., Arthur, F.H., Mbata, G., Armstrong, P.R., Danso, J.K., McNeill, S.G., Campbell, J.F. 2019. Moisture content, insect pests and mycotoxin levels of maize on farms in Tamale environs in the Northern Region of Ghana. Journal of Stored Products Research. 83:153-160. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.05.015.

Effectiveness of the solar biomass hybrid dryer for drying and disinfestation of maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bosomtwe, A., Danso, J.K., Osekre, E.A., Opit, G.P., Mbata, G., Armstrong, P.R., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Manu, N., McNeill, S.G., Akowuah, J.O. 2019. Effectiveness of the solar biomass hybrid dryer for drying and disinfestation of maize. Journal of Stored Products Research. 83:66-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.05.011.

Particle size matters: Efficacy of aerosols for the control of stored product psocids Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Donaldson, J.E. 2019. Particle size matters: Efficacy of aerosols for the control of stored product psocids. Journal of Stored Products Research. 83:148-152. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.05.006.

Evaluation of residual efficacy of pyrethrin + methoprene aerosol on two dermestids: Impact of particle size, species and temperature Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lanka, S.K., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Zhu, K. 2019. Evaluation of residual efficacy of pyrethrin + methoprene aerosol on two dermestids: Impact of particle size, species and temperature. Insects. 10(5):E142. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10050142.

Bioassays and methodologies for insecticide tests with larvae of Trogoderma granarium (Everts), the khapra beetle Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Domingue, M.J., Scheff, D.S., Myers, S.W. 2019. Bioassays and methodologies for insecticide tests with larvae of Trogoderma granarium (Everts), the khapra beetle. Insects. 10(5):E145. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10050145.

Case study: A practical application of an aerosol treatment in commercial mill Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Brabec, D.L., Campbell, J.F., Arthur, F.H. 2019. Case study: A practical application of an aerosol treatment in commercial mill. Insects. 10(5):E150. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10050150.

To acclimate or not to acclimate? Simultaneous positive and negative effects of acclimation on susceptibility of Tribolium confusum and Oryzaephilus surinamensis to low temperatures Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Arthur, F.H., Kavallieratos, N.G., Hartzer, K.L. 2019. To acclimate or not to acclimate? Simultaneous positive and negative effects of acclimation on susceptibility of Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Oryzaephilus surinamensis (Coleoptera: Silvanidae) to low temperatures. Journal of Economic Entomology. 112(5):2441-2449. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toz136.

Differences in orientation behavior and female attraction by Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in a homogeneous resource patch Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cordeiro, E.G., Campbell, J.F., Phillips, T. 2019. Differences in orientation behavior and female attraction by Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in a homogeneous resource patch. Environmental Entomology. 48(4):784-791. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvz058.

Growth and development of Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) on rice flour and brown rice as affected by time and temperature Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Starkus, L.A., Gerken, A.R., Campbell, J.F., McKay, T. 2019. Growth and development of Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) on rice flour and brown rice as affected by time and temperature. Journal of Stored Products Research. 83:73-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.04.005.

Gene expression in Tribolium castaneum life stages: Identifying a species-specific target for pest control applications Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perkin, L.C., Oppert, B.S. 2019. Gene expression in Tribolium castaneum life stages: Identifying a species-specific target for pest control applications. PeerJ. 7:e6946. https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.6946.

Modeling the potential range expansion of larger grain borer, Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Morrison III, W.R., Morey, A.C. 2019. Modeling the potential range expansion of larger grain borer, Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae). Scientific Reports. 9(1):6862. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-42974-5.

Residual efficacy of a deltamethrin emulsifiable concentrate formulation against Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) and Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier) after partial treatment of brown rice Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H. 2019. Residual efficacy of a deltamethrin emulsifiable concentrate formulation against Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) and Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier) after partial treatment of brown rice. Insects. 10(4). https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10040095.

Using long-term capture data to predict Trogoderma variabile Ballion and Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) population patterns Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerken, A.R., Campbell, J.F. 2019. Using long-term capture data to predict Trogoderma variabile Ballion and Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) population patterns. Insects. 10(4):93. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10040093.

Wheat streak mosaic virus alters the transcriptome of its vector, wheat curl mite (Aceria tosichella Keifer), to enhance mite development and population expansion Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guptar, A.K., Scully, E.D., Palmer, N.A., Geib, S.M., Sarath, G., Hein, G.L., Tatineni, S. 2019. Wheat streak mosaic virus alters the transcriptome of its vector, wheat curl mite (Aceria tosichella Keifer), to enhance mite development and population expansion. Journal of General Virology. 100(5):889-910. https://doi.org/10.1099/jgv.0.001256.

Sanitation improves stored product insect pest management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Bruce, A.I., Wilkins, R.V., Albin, C.E., Arthur, F.H. 2019. Sanitation improves stored product insect pest management. Insects. 10(3):77. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10030077.

Divergent switchgrass cultivars modify cereal aphid transcriptomes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Koch, K.G., Scully, E.D., Palmer, N.A., Geib, S.M., Sarath, G., Heng-Moss, T., Bradshaw, J.D. 2019. Divergent switchgrass cultivars modify cereal aphid transcriptomes. Journal of Economic Entomology. 112(4):1887-1901. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toz053.

Isolation by distance, source-sink population dynamics and dispersal facilitation by trade routes: impact on population genetic structure of a stored grain pest Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cordeiro, E.G., Campbell, J.F., Phillips, T., Akhunov, E. 2019. Isolation by distance, source-sink population dynamics and dispersal facilitation by trade routes: impact on population genetic structure of a stored grain pest. G3, Genes/Genomes/Genetics. 9(5):1457-1468. https://doi.org/10.1534/g3.118.200892.

Efficacy of combinations of methoprene and deltamethrin as long-term commodity protectants Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H. 2019. Efficacy of combinations of methoprene and deltamethrin as long-term commodity protectants. Insects. 10(2):50. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10020050.

Using immobilization as a quick diagnostic indicator for resistance to phosphine Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Kavallieratos, N.G., Brabec, D.L., Agrafioti, P., Sakka, M., Campbell, J.F. 2019. Using immobilization as a quick diagnostic indicator for resistance to phosphine. Journal of Stored Products Research. 82:17-26. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2019.01.004.

Volatile release, mobility, and mortality of diapausing Halyomorpha halys during simulated shipping movements and temperature changes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nixon, L.J., Tabb, A., Morrison III, W.R., Rice, K.B., Brockerhoff, E.G., Leskey, T.C., van Koten, C., Goldson, S., Rostas, M. 2019. Volatile release, mobility, and mortality of diapausing Halyomorpha halys during simulated shipping movements and temperature changes. Journal of Pest Science. Available: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-019-01084-x.

Effects of targeting eye color in Tenebrio molitor through RNA interference of tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase (vermilion): Implications for insect farming Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oppert, B.S., Chu, F., Reyna, S., Pinzi, S., Adrianos, S.L., Perkin, L.C., Lorenzen, M. 2019. Effects of targeting eye color in Tenebrio molitor through RNA interference of tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase (vermilion): Implications for insect farming. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 10(1):e21546. https://doi.org/10.1002/arch.21546.

Monitoring of Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) in rice mills using pheromone-baited traps Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McKay, T., Bowombe-Toko, M.P., Starkus, L.A., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F. 2019. Monitoring of Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) in rice mills using pheromone-baited traps. Journal of Economic Entomology. 112(3):1454-1462. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy422.

Direct detection of cysteine peptidases for MALDI-TOF MS analysis using fluorogenic substrates Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Elpidina, E.N., Semashko, T.A., Smirnova, Y.A., Dvoryakova, E., Dunaevsky, Y.E., Belozersky, M.A., Serebryakova, M.V., Klyachko, E.V., Abd El-latif, A.O., Oppert, B.S., Filippova, I.Y. 2019. Direct detection of cysteine peptidases for MALDI-TOF MS analysis using fluorogenic substrates. Analytical Biochemistry. 567:45-50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ab.2018.12.001.

Impact of storage structures on moisture content, insect pests and mycotoxin levels of maize in Ghana Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Danso, J.K., Osekre, E.A., Opit, G.P., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Mbata, G., Manu, N., Armstrong, P.R., McNeill, S.G. 2019. Impact of storage structures on moisture content, insect pests and mycotoxin levels of maize in Ghana. Journal of Stored Products Research. 81:114-120. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.11.012.

Development of Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on rice milling components and by-products: Effects of diet and temperature Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Hale, B.A., Starkus, L.A., Gerken, A.R., Campbell, J.F., McKay, T. 2019. Development of Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on rice milling components and by-products: Effects of diet and temperature. Journal of Stored Products Research. 80:85-92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.11.001.

Moisture content, insect pest infestation and mycotoxin levels of maize in markets in the northern region of Ghana Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Manu, N., Opit, G., Osekre, E., Arthur, F.H., Mbata, G., Armstrong, P.R., Danso, J.K., McNeill, S.G., Campbell, J.F. 2019. Moisture content, insect pest infestation and mycotoxin levels of maize in markets in the northern region of Ghana. Journal of Stored Products Research. 80:10-20. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.10.007.

From immobilization to recovery: Towards the development of a rapid diagnostic indicator for phosphine resistance Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Kavallieratos, N.G., Brabec, D.L., Oppert, B.S., Guedes, R.C., Campbell, J.F. 2019. From immobilization to recovery: Towards the development of a rapid diagnostic indicator for phosphine resistance. Journal of Stored Products Research. 80:28-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.10.004.

The genome of the water strider Gerris buenoi reveals expansions of gene repertoires associated with adaptations to life on the water Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Armisen, D., Rajakumar, R., Friedrich, M., Benoit, J.B., Robertson, H.M., Panfilio, K.A., Ahn, S., Poelchau, M.F., Chao, H., Dinh, H., Doddapaneni, H., Dugan, S., Gibbs, R.A., Hughes, D.T., Han, Y., Lee, S.L., Murali, S.C., Muzny, D.M., Qu, J., Worley, K.C., Munoz-Torres, M., Abouheif, E., Bonneton, F., Chen, T., Chiang, L.-M., Childers, C., Cridge, A., Crumiere, A.J., Decaras, A., Didion, E.M., Duncan, E.J., Elpidina, E.N., Fave, M., Finet, C., Jacobs, C.C., Jarvela, A., Jennings, E.C., Jones, J.W., Lesoway, M.P., Lovegrove, M.R., Martynov, A., Oppert, B.S., Lillico-Ouachour, A., Rajakumar, A., Refki, P., Rosendale, A.J., Santos, M., Toubiana, W., van der Zee, M., Vargas Jentzsch, I.M., Lowman, A.V., Viala, S., Richards, S., Khila, A. 2018. The genome of the water strider Gerris buenoi reveals expansions of gene repertoires associated with adaptations to life on the water. BMC Genomics. 19:832. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-018-5163-2.

On-farm maize insect pest and mycotoxin levels in Ghana Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Danso, J.K., Manu, N., Osekre, E.A., Opit, G.P., Armstrong, P.R., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Mbata, G., McNeill, S.G. 2018. On-farm maize insect pest and mycotoxin levels in Ghana. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:931-933. https://doi.org/10.5073/jka.2018.463.199.

Draft genome sequence of an Erwinia tracheiphila isolate from an infected muskmelon (Cucumis melo) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shapiro, L.R., Andrade, A., Scully, E.D., Rocha, J., Paulson, J.N., Kolter, R. 2018. Draft genome sequence of an Erwinia tracheiphila isolate from an infected muskmelon (Cucumis melo). Microbiology Resource Announcements. 7(17):e01058-18. https://doi.org/10.1128/MRA.01058-18.

Effect of delayed mating on longevity and reproductive performance of Lasioderma serricorne (F.) (Coleoptera: Anobiidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Amoah, B.A., Mahroof, R.M., Gerken, A.R., Campbell, J.F. 2019. Effect of delayed mating on longevity and reproductive performance of Lasioderma serricorne (F.) (Coleoptera: Anobiidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 112(1):475-484. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy336.

Behavioral and social mechanisms behind pattern formation: An experimental study of animal movement Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cordeiro, E.G., Campbell, J.F., Phillips, T.W., With, K.A. 2018. Behavioral and social mechanisms behind pattern formation: An experimental study of animal movement. Ecology. 33(11):1881-1894. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10980-018-0713-1.

An introduced crop plant is driving diversification of the virulent plant pathogen Erwinia tracheiphila Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shapiro, L.R., Paulson, J.N., Arnold, B.J., Scully, E.D., Zhaxybayeva, O., Pierce, N., Klepac-Ceraj, V., Holton, K. 2018. An introduced crop plant is driving diversification of the virulent plant pathogen Erwinia tracheiphila. mBio. 9(5):e1307-18. https://doi.org/10.1128/mBio.01307-18.

Successful management of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in commercial apple orchards with an attract-and-kill strategy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Blaauw, B.R., Short, B.D., Nielsen, A.L., Bergh, J.C., Krawczyk, G., Park, Y., Butler, B., Khrimian, A., Leskey, T.C. 2018. Successful management of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in commercial apple orchards with an attract-and-kill strategy. Pest Management Science. 75(1):104-114. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.5156.

Red flour beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) response to volatile cues varies with strain and behavioral assay Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerken, A.R., Scully, E.D., Campbell, J.F. 2018. Red flour beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) response to volatile cues varies with strain and behavioral assay. Environmental Entomology. 47(5):1252-1265. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvy107.

Speed of exposure to rapid cold hardening and genotype drive the level of acclimation response in Drosophila melanogaster Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerken, A.R., Eller-Smith, O.C., Morgan, T.J. 2018. Speed of exposure to rapid cold hardening and genotype drive the level of acclimation response in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Thermal Biology. 76:21-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtherbio.2018.06.011.

Comparative cytogenetics and derived phylogenic relationship among Sitophilus grain weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Dryophthorinae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Silva, A.A., Braga, L.S., Correa, A.S., Holmes, V.R., Johnston, J.S., Oppert, B.S., Guedes, R.C., Tavares, M.G. 2018. Comparative cytogenetics and derived phylogenic relationship among Sitophilus grain weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Dryophthorinae). Comparative Cytogenetics. 12(2):223-245. https://doi.org/10.3897/CompCytogen.v12i2.26412.

Stored product insects at a rice mill: Temporal and spatial patterns and implications for pest management - (Proceedings)
Lazzari, S., Lazzari, F., Lazzari, F., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F. 2018. Stored product insects at a rice mill: Temporal and spatial patterns and implications for pest management. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:217-221.

Susceptibility of stored grain insects to the insect growth regulator Methoprene - (Proceedings)
Arthur, F.H. 2018. Susceptibility of stored grain insects to the insect growth regulator methoprene. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:789-794.

Insect pests and fungal pathogens in maize stored in Ghana - (Proceedings)
Danso, J.K., Osekre, E.A., Opit, G.P., Manu, N., Armstrong, P.R., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Mbata, G., McNeill, S.G. 2018. Insect pests and fungal pathogens in maize stored in Ghana. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:27-31.

The use of long-lasting insecticide netting to prevent dispersal of stored product insects - (Proceedings)
Morrison Iii, W.R., Wilkins, R. 2018. The use of long-lasting insecticide netting to prevent dispersal of stored product insects. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:172-176.

Temporal and spatial patterns in aerosol insecticide droplet distribution: Modifying application strategies to improve coverage and efficacy - (Proceedings)
Campbell, J.F., Arthur, F.H., Brabec, D.L., Scheff, D.S. 2018. Temporal and spatial patterns in aerosol insecticide droplet distribution: Modifying application strategies to improve coverage and efficacy. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:998-1002.

Evaluation of plastic and steel bins for protection of stored maize against insect infestation in Ghana - (Proceedings)
Bosomtwe, A., Osekre, E.A., Opit, G.P., Mbata, G., Armstrong, P.R., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Nsiah, E.P. 2018. Evaluation of plastic and steel bins for protection of stored maize against insect infestation in Ghana. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:968-972.

Insecticide treated packaging for the control of stored product insects - (Proceedings)
Scheff, D.S., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F. 2018. Insecticide treated packaging for the control of stored product insects. In: (Juluis-Kuhr-Archieve) 12th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, October 7-11, 2018, Berlin, Germany. 463:920-924.

Host-plant induced changes in microbial community structure and midgut gene expression in an invasive polyphage (Anoplophora glabripennis) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scully, E.D., Geib, S.M., Mason, C.J., Carlson, J.E., Tien, M., Chen, H., Harding, S., Tsai, C., Hoover, K. 2018. Host-plant induced changes in microbial community structure and midgut gene expression in an invasive polyphage (Anoplophora glabripennis). Scientific Reports. 8:9620. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-27476-0.

Aerosol dispersal patterns and resulting effects on Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) adults Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Campbell, J.F., Arthur, F.H. 2018. Aerosol dispersal patterns and resulting effects on Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) adults. Journal of Economic Entomology. 111(5):2435-2442. doi: 10.1093/jee/toy166.

Analysis of cross-resistance to Vip3 proteins in eight insect colonies, from four insect species, selected for resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal proteins Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gomis-Cebolla, J., Wang, Y., Quan, Y., He, K., Walsh, T., James, B., Downes, S., Kain, W., Wang, P., Leonard, K.H., Morgan, T.D., Oppert, B.S., Ferre, J. 2018. Analysis of cross-resistance to Vip3 proteins in eight insect colonies, from four insect species, selected for resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal proteins. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 155:64-70. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jip.2018.05.004.

Plodia interpunctella and Trogoderma variabile larval penetration and invasion of untreated and methoprene-treated foil packaging Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Subramanyam, B., Arthur, F.H., Dogan, H. 2018. Plodia interpunctella and Trogoderma variabile larval penetration and invasion of untreated and methoprene-treated foil packaging. Journal of Stored Products Research. 78:74-82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.05.002.

Mobility of adult Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) after exposure to long-lasting insecticide netting Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Wilkins, R.V., Gerken, A.R., Scheff, D.S., Zhu, K., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F. 2018. Mobility of adult Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) after exposure to long-lasting insecticide netting. Journal of Economic Entomology. 111(5):2443-2453. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy173.

Bacterial and fungal midgut community dynamics and transfer between mother and brood in the Aisan longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabipennis), an invasive xylophage Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mason, C.J., Campbell, A.M., Scully, E.D., Hoover, K. 2019. Bacterial and fungal midgut community dynamics and transfer between mother and brood in the Aisan longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabipennis), an invasive xylophage. Microbial Ecology. 77(1):230-242. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00248-018-1205-1.

Efficacy of low temperatures for the control of all life stages of Plodia interpunctella (and Liposcelis bostrychophila Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Arthur, F.H., Hartzer, K. 2018. Efficacy of low temperatures for the control of all life stages of Plodia interpunctella (and Liposcelis bostrychophila. Journal of Pest Science. 91(4):1363-1369. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-018-0982-0.

Evaluating penetration ability of Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) larvae into multilayer polypropylene packages Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Sehgal, B., Subramanyam, B. 2018. Evaluating penetration ability of Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) larvae into multilayer polypropylene packages. Insects. 9(2):1-15. doi: 10.3390/insects9020042.

Rapid, non-invasive detection of Zika virus in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes by near-infrared spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fernandes, J.N., Dos Santos, L.B., Chouin-Carneiro, T., Pavan, M.G., Garcia, G.A., David, M.R., Beier, J.C., Dowell, F.E., Maciel-De-Freitas, R., Sikulu-Lord, M.T. 2018. Rapid, non-invasive detection of Zika virus in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes by near-infrared spectroscopy. Science Advances. 4(5):eaat0496. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aat0496.

Evaluation of light attraction for the stored-product psocids, Liposcelis entomophila, Liposcelis paeta, and Liposcelis brunnea Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Diaz-Montano, J., Campbell, J.F., Phillips, T.W., Throne, J.E. 2018. Evaluation of light attraction for the stored-product psocids, Liposcelis entomophila, Liposcelis paeta, and Liposcelis brunnea. Journal of Economic Entomology. 111(3):1476-1480. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy104.

Susceptibility of different life stage of Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Oryzaephilus surinamensis (Coleoptera: Silvanidae) to cold treatment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Arthur, F.H., Kavallieratos, N.G., Hartzer, K.L. 2018. Susceptibility of different life stage of Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Oryzaephilus surinamensis (Coleoptera: Silvanidae) to cold treatment. Journal of Economic Entomology. 111(3):1481-1485. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy103.

Metabolic pathway interruption: CRISPR/Cas9-mediated knockout of tryptophan 2,3-oxygenase in Tribolium castaneum Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Adrianos, S.L., Oppert, B.S., Lorenzen, M. 2018. Metabolic pathway interruption: CRISPR/Cas9-mediated knockout of tryptophan 2,3-oxygenase in Tribolium castaneum. Journal of Insect Physiology. 107:104-109. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinsphys.2018.03.004.

Invertebrate iridoviruses: A glance over the last decade Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ince, I., Ozcan, O., Ilter-Akulke, A.Z., Scully, E.D., Ozgen, A. 2018. Invertebrate iridoviruses: A glance over the last decade. Viruses. 10(4):161. https://doi.org/10.3390/v10040161.

Predation and parasitism by native and exotic natural enemies of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) eggs augmented with semiochemicals and differing host stimuli Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Blaauw, B.R., Nielsen, A.L., Talamas, E., Leskey, T.C. 2018. Predation and parasitism by native and exotic natural enemies of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) eggs augmented with semiochemicals and differing host stimuli. Biological Control. 121:140-150. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2018.02.016.

Post-harvest insect infestation and mycotoxin levels in maize markets in the Middle Belt of Ghana Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Danso, J.K., Osekre, E.A., Manu, N., Opit, G.P., Armstrong, P.R., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Mbata, G., McNeil, S.G. 2018. Post-harvest insect infestation and mycotoxin levels in maize markets in the Middle Belt of Ghana. Journal of Stored Products Research. 77:9-15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.02.004.

Residual efficacy of deltamethrin as assessed by rapidity of knockdown of Tribolium castaneum on a treated surface: Temperature and seasonal effects in field and laboratory settings Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H. 2018. Residual efficacy of deltamethrin as assessed by rapidity of knockdown of Tribolium castaneum on a treated surface: Temperature and seasonal effects in field and laboratory settings. Journal of Stored Products Research. 76:151-160. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.02.001.

Evaluation of prethroid insecticides and insect growth regulators applied to different surfaces for control of Trogoderma granarium (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) the khapra beetle Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Ghimire, M.N., Myers, S.W., Phillips, T.W. 2018. Evaluation of prethroid insecticides and insect growth regulators applied to different surfaces for control of Trogoderma granarium (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) the khapra beetle. Journal of Economic Entomology. 111(2):612-619. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy040.

Life history changes in Trogoderma variabile and T. inclusum due to mating delay with implications for mating disruption as a management tactic Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerken, A.R., Campbell, J.F. 2018. Life history changes in Trogoderma variabile and T. inclusum due to mating delay with implications for mating disruption as a management tactic. Ecology and Evolution. 8(5):2428-2439. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.3865.

Population dynamics of stored maize insect pests in warehouses in two districts of Ghana Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Manu, N., Osekre, E.A., Opit, G.P., Campbell, J.F., Arthur, F.H., Mbata, G., Armstrong, P.R., Danso, J.K. 2018. Population dynamics of stored maize insect pests in warehouses in two districts of Ghana. Journal of Stored Products Research. 76:102-110. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2018.01.001.

Aerosol insecticide distribution inside a flour mill: Assessment using droplet measurements and bioassays Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Brabec, D.L., Ducatte, G., Donaldson, J. 2018. Aerosol insecticide distribution inside a flour mill: Assessment using droplet measurements and bioassays. Journal of Stored Products Research. 77:26-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2017.12.004.

Direct testing for allele-specific expression differences between conditions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leon-Novelo, L., Gerken, A.R., Graze, R.M., McIntyre, L.M., Marroni, F. 2018. Direct testing for allele-specific expression differences between conditions. G3, Genes/Genomes/Genetics. 8:447-460. https://doi.org/10.1534/g3.117.300139.

Fecundity of Tribolium castaneum and Tribolium confusum adults after exposure to deltamethrin packaging Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheff, D.S., Arthur, F.H. 2017. Fecundity of Tribolium castaneum and Tribolium confusum adults after exposure to deltamethrin packaging. Journal of Pest Science. 91(2):717-725. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-017-0923-3.

Structural pest management for stored product insects - (Book / Chapter)
Arthur, F.H. 2018. Structural pest management for stored product insects. In: Athanassiou, C., Arthur, F.H., editors. Recent Advances in Stored Product Entomology. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer Press. p. 65-81.

Insect pest management in stored grain - (Book / Chapter)
Daglish, G.J., Nayak, M.K., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G. 2018. Insect pest management in stored grain. In: Athanassiou, C., Arthur, F.H., editors. Recent Advances in Stored Product Entomology. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer Press. p. 45-64.

Bacterial insecticides and inert materials - (Book / Chapter)
Athanassiou, C.G., Arthur, F.H. 2018. Bacterial insecticides and inert materials. In: Athanassiou, C., Arthur, F.H., editors. Recent Advances in Stored Product Entomology. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer Press. p. 83-98.

The Journal of Stored-Products Research: The living history of stored product protection - (Proceedings)
Dries-Zhang, L., Arthur, F.H., Daglish, G.J., Athanassiou, C.G. 2018. The Journal of Stored-Products Research: The living history of stored product protection. In: Trematerra, P., Trdan, S., editors. Proceeings of International Organization for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC)/West Palaeartic Regional Section (WPRS) Bulletin, July 2-5, 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia. 130:387.

The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the reduction of post-harvest loss: Maize postharvest loss mitigation in Ghana - (Proceedings)
Opit, G., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F. 2018. The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the reduction of post-harvest loss: Maize postharvest loss mitigation in Ghana. In: Trematerra, P., Trdan, S., editors. Proceedings of International Organization for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC)/West Palaeartic Regional Section (WPRS) Bulletin, July 2-5, 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia. 130:18-24.

Overexpression of SbMyb60 in sorghum bicolor impacts both primary and secondary metabolism Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scully, E.D., Gries, T.L., Palmer, N.A., Sarath, G., Funnell-Harris, D.L., Baird, L., Twigg, P., Seravalli, J., Clemente, T.E., Sattler, S.E. 2017. Overexpression of SbMyb60 in sorghum bicolor impacts both primary and secondary metabolism. New Phytologist. 217(1):82-104. doi:10.1111/nph.14815.

Moisture content, insect pests and mycotoxin levels of maize at harvest and post-harvest in the Middle Belt of Ghana Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Danso, J., Osekre, E., Manu, N., Opit, G., Armstrong, P.R., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Mbata, G. 2017. Moisture content, insect pests and mycotoxin levels of maize at harvest and post-harvest in the Middle Belt of Ghana. Journal of Stored Products Research. 74:46-55. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2017.08.007.

Susceptibility of Trogoderma granarium (Everts) to residual insecticides - (Proceedings)
Arthur, F.H., Ghimire, M., Myers, S., Phillips, T. 2018. Susceptibility of Trogoderma granarium (Everts) to residual insecticides. In: Trematerra, P., Trdan, S., editors. Proceedings of International Organization for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC)/West Palaeartic Regional Section (WPRS) Bulletin, July 2-5, 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia. 130:279-285.

Evaluation of pheromone-baited traps for the monitoring and management of nuisance problems associated with the invasive brown marmorated stink bug - (Proceedings)
Morrison III, W.R., Bergh, J.C., Kuhar, T.P., Walgenback, J., Leskey, T.C. 2018. Evaluation of pheromone-baited traps for the monitoring and management of nuisance problems associated with the invasive brown marmorated stink bug. In: Trematerra, P., Trdan, S., editors. Proceedings of International Organization for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC)/West Palaeartic Regional Section (WPRS) Bulletin, July 2-5, 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia. 130:116-122.

Within gut physiochemical variation does not correspond to distinct resident fungal and bacterial communities in the tree-killing xylophage, Anolophora glabripennis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mason, C.J., Long, D.C., McCarthy, E.M., Rosa, C., Scully, E.D., Hoover, K. 2017. Within gut physiochemical variation does not correspond to distinct resident fungal and bacterial communities in the tree-killing xylophage, Anolophora glabripennis. Journal of Insect Physiology. 102:27-35. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/jinsphys.2017.08.003.

Attraction of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) haplotypes in North America and Europe to baited traps Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Milonas, P., Kapantaidaki, D., Cesari, M., Di Bella, E., Guidetti, R., Haye, T., Maistrello, L., Moraglio, S.T., Piemontese, L., Pozzebon, A., Ruocco, G., Short, B.D., Tavella, L., Vetek, G., Leskey, T.C. 2017. Attraction of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) haplotypes in North America and Europe to baited traps. Scientific Reports. 7:16941. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-17233-0.

Regional analysis of bin aeration as an alternative to insecticidal control for post-harvest management of Sitophilus oryzae (L.) and Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yang, Y., Wilson, L., Arthur, F.H., Wang, J., Jai, C. 2017. Regional analysis of bin aeration as an alternative to insecticidal control for post-harvest management of Sitophilus oryzae (L.) and Rhyzopertha dominica (F.). Ecological Modelling. 359:165-181. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2017.05.026.

Prolidase is a critical enzyme for complete gliadin digestion in Tenebrio molitor larvae Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tereshchenkova, V.F., Goptar, I., Zhuzhikov, D.P., Belozersky, M.A., Dunaevsky, Y.E., Oppert, B.S., Filippova, I., Elpidina, E.N. 2017. Prolidase is a critical enzyme for complete gliadin digestion in Tenebrio molitor larvae. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 95(4):e21395. https://doi.org/10.1002/arch.21395.

Laboratory evaluation of particle size, food contamination, and residual efficacy of pyrethrin + methoprene aerosol Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F., Donaldson, J.E. 2017. Laboratory evaluation of particle size, food contamination, and residual efficacy of pyrethrin + methoprene aerosol. Journal of Stored Products Research. 72:100-110. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2017.04.003.

Cross-species comparison of the gut: Differential gene expression sheds light on biological differences in closely related tenebrionids - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Competition of three species of Sitophilus on rice and maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Athanassiou, C.G., Kavallieratos, N.G., Campbell, J.F. 2017. Competition of three species of Sitophilus on rice and maize. PLoS One. 12(3):e0173377. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0173377.

Behavioral response of the invasive Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) to host plant stimuli augmented with semiochemicals in the field Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Allen, M., Leskey, T.C. 2017. Behavioral response of the invasive Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) to host plant stimuli augmented with semiochemicals in the field. Agricultural and Forest Entomology. doi:10.1111/afe.12229.

RNA-seq validation of RNAi identifies additional gene connectivity in Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perkin, L.C., Oppert, B.S., Gerken, A.R. 2017. RNA-seq validation of RNAi identifies additional gene connectivity in Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Journal of Insect Science. 17(2):57;1-7. doi:10.1093/jisesa/iex026.

Behavioral response of the brown marmorated stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) to semiochemicals deployed inside and outside anthropogenic structures during the overwintering period Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morrison III, W.R., Acebes-Doria, A., Ogburn, E., Kuhar, T.P., Walgenbach, J.F., Bergh, J.C., Nottingham, L., Dimelgio, A., Hipkins, P., Leskey, T.C. 2017. Behavioral response of the brown marmorated stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) to semiochemicals deployed inside and outside anthropogenic structures during the overwintering period. Journal of Economic Entomology. 110(3):1002-1009. doi:10.1093/jee/tox097.

Seasonal patterns of stored-product insects at a rice mill Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mckay, T., White, A.L., Starkus, L., Arthur, F.H., Campbell, J.F. 2017. Seasonal patterns of stored-product insects at a rice mill. Journal of Economic Entomology. 110(3):1366-1376. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/tox089.

Regulation by gut bacertia of immune response, Bacillus thuringiensis susceptibility and hemolin expression in Plodia interpunctella - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Orozco-Flores, A.A., Valadez-Lira, J.A., Oppert, B.S., Gomez-Flores, R., Tamez-Guerra, R., Rodriguez-Padilla, C., Tamez-Guerra, P. 2017. Regulation by gut bacertia of immune response, Bacillus thuringiensis susceptibility and hemolin expression in Plodia interpunctella. Journal of Insect Physiology. 98:275-283. doi:10.1016/j.jinsphys.2017.01.020.

Freezing for control of stored-product psocids Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, F.H., Hartzer, K.L., Throne, J.E., Flinn, P.W. 2017. Freezing for control of stored-product psocids. Journal of Stored Products Research. 72:166-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspr.2016.12.005.

Host plant species determines symbiotic bacterial community mediating suppression of plant defenses - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chung, S.H., Scully, E.D., Peiffer, M., Geib, S.M., Rosa, C., Hoover, K., Felton, G.W. 2017. Host plant species determines symbiotic bacterial community mediating suppression of plant defenses. Scientific Reports. 7:39690. doi:10.1038/srep39690.

Microbial communities associated with stable fly (Diptera: Muscidae) larvae and their developmental substrates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scully, E.D., Friesen, K.M., Wienhold, B.J., Durso, L.M. 2017. Microbial communities associated with stable fly (Diptera: Muscidae) larvae and their developmental substrates. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 110(1):61-72. doi:10.1093/aesa/saw087.

The impacts of feeding in a resistant tree on the Asian longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) and its gut microbiota - (Abstract Only)