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Research Project: Improved Biologically-Based Methods for Management of Native and Invasive Crop Insect Pests

Location: Insect Behavior and Biocontrol Research

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

Laboratory evaluation of pupal parasitoids for control of the cornsilk fly species, Chaetopsis massyla and Euxesta eluta Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Allan, S.A., Geden, C.J., Lanette, S.J. 2022. Laboratory evaluation of pupal parasitoids for control of the cornsilk fly species, Chaetopsis massyla and Euxesta eluta. Insects. 13(11). Article 990. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects13110990.

Large genomic deletion linked to field-evolved resistance to Cry1F corn in fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) from Florida - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Developments in crop insect pest detection techniques - (Book / Chapter)

Spodoptera frugiperda: ecology, evolution and management options of an invasive species - (Review Article)

Tephritid fruit fly transgenesis and applications - (Book / Chapter)

Foliar and soil treatments of Brassica napus that elicit antibioses in Brevicoryne brassicae Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Javed, M., Ul Hasan, M., Sagheer, M., Sahi, S., Mankin, R.W. 2022. Foliar and soil treatments of Brassica napus that elicit antibioses in Brevicoryne brassicae. Agronomy Journal. 12(4):882. https://doi.org/10.390/agronomy12040882.

Diversity, composition, and freedom to choose drive effects of cultivar blends on an herbivore insect Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Doherty, E.M., Meagher Jr, R.L., Dale, A.G. 2022. Diversity, composition, and freedom to choose drive effects of cultivar blends on an herbivore insect. International Turfgrass Society Research Journal. 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1002/its2.123.

Genetic studies of fall armyworm indicate a new introduction into Africa and identify limits to its migratory behavior Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nagoshi, R.N., Goergen, G., Koffi, D., Agboka, K., Adkevo, A., Du Pleissis, H., Van Den Berg, J., Tepa-Yotto, G., Winsou, J., Meagher Jr, R.L., Brevault, T. 2022. Genetic studies of fall armyworm indicate a new introduction into Africa and identify limits to its migratory behavior. Scientific Reports. 12, Article No. 1941. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-05781-z.

Monitoring Spodoptera frugiperda in Benin: assessing the influence of trap type, pheromone blends, and habitat on pheromone trapping Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yepa-Yotto, G.T., Meagher Jr, R.L., Winsou, J.K., Dahoueto, B., Tamo, M., Saethre, M.G., Nagoshi, R.N. 2022. Monitoring Spodoptera frugiperda in Benin: assessing the influence of trap type, pheromone blends, and habitat on pheromone trapping. Florida Entomologist. 105(1):71-78. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.105.0111.

Choice behavior of the generalist pentatomid predator Podisus maculiventris when offered lepidopteran larvae infected with an entomopathogenic fungus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Avery, P.B., George, J., Markle, L.T., Martini, X., Rowley, A.L., Meagher Jr, R.L., Barger, R.E., Duren, E., Dawson, J.S., Cave, R.D. 2022. Choice behavior of the generalist pentatomid predator Podisus maculiventris when offered lepidopteran larvae infected with an entomopathogenic fungus. Biocontrol. 67:201-211. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10526-021-10124-4.

Mitochondrial superoxide dismutase overexpression and low oxygen conditioning hormesis improve the performance of irradiated sterile males Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dias, V.S., Caceres, C., Parker, A.G., Pereira, R., Demirbas-Uzel, G., Abd-Alla, A.M., Teets, N.M., Schetelig, M.F., Handler, A.M., Hahn, D.A. 2021. Mitochondrial superoxide dismutase overexpression and low oxygen conditioning hormesis improve the performance of irradiated sterile males. Scientific Reports. 11. Article 20182. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-99594-1.

Fall armyworm in Asia:invasion, impacts, and strategies for sustainable management - (Book / Chapter)
Prasanna, B.M., Huesing, J.E., Peschke, V.M., Nagoshi, R.N., Xiangping, J., Kongming, W., Trisyono, Y., Tay, T., Watson, A., Day, R., Eddy, R. 2021. Fall armyworm in Asia: invasion, impacts, and strategies for sustainable management In: Prasanna, B.M., Huesing, Joseph E., Peschke, Virginia M., Eddy, Regina (eds) Fall Armyworm in Asia: A Guide for Integrated Pest Management, Veracruz, Mexico: CIMMYT Publishing. p.2-18.

The fall armyworm strain associated with most rice, millet, and pasture infestations in the Western Hemisphere is rare or absent in Ghana and Togo Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nagoshi, R.N., Koffi, D., Agboka, K., Adjevi, A.M., Meagher Jr, R.L., Georgen, G. 2021. The fall armyworm strain associated with most rice, millet, and pasture infestations in the Western Hemisphere is rare or absent in Ghana and Togo. PLoS ONE. 16(6):e0253528. https://doi.org/10.1371/JOURNAL.PONE.0253528.

Fall armyworm scouting, monitoring, and surveillance, with a focus on trapping and pheromones - (Abstract Only)

Global crop impacts, yield losses and action thresholds for fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda): A review Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Overton, K., Maino, J.L., Day, R., Umina, P.A., Bett, B., Carnovale, D., Ekesi, S., Meagher Jr, R.L., Reynolds, O.L. 2021. Global crop impacts, yield losses and action thresholds for fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda): A review. Crop Protection Journal. 145.Article 105641. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cropro.21.105641.

Applications of geographic information science and technology to monitor and manage the COVID-19 pandemic Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Lane, J.M., Moody, A.B., Yau, Y.Y., Mankin, R.W. 2022. Applications of geographic information science and technology to monitor and manage the COVID-19 pandemic. In: Arora, S., Kumar, As, Ogita, S., Yau, Y.Y. (eds) Innovation in Environmental Biotechnology. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-4445-0_20. p. 487-528.

Automated applications of acoustics for stored product insect detection, monitoring, and management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mankin, R.W., Hagstrum, D., Guo, M., Eliopoulos, P., Njoroge, A. 2021. Automated applications of acoustics for stored product insect detection, monitoring, and management. Insects. 12(3):259. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects12030259.

Vibrational trapping and interference with mating of Diaphorina citri Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Avosani, S., Mankin, R.W., Sullivan, T., Polajnar, J., Suckling, D., Mazzoni, V. 2022. Vibrational trapping and interference with mating of Diaphorina citri. In: Hill, P. S. M., Mazzoni, V., Stritih-Peljhan, N. Virant-Doberlet, M., and Wessel, A. (eds). Biotremology: Physiology, Ecology, and Evolution. Springer Nature. Cham, Switzerland. p.529-546. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-97419-0.

Whole genome comparisons reveal panmixia among fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) from diverse locations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schlum, K., Lamour, K., De Bortoli, C.P., Banerjee, R., Emrich, S.J., Meagher Jr, R.L., Pereira, E., Murua, M.G., Sword, G.A., Tessnow, A.E., Dillon, D.V., Linares Perez, A.M., Akutse, K.S., Schmidt, R.A., Fangneng, H., Jurat-Fuentes, J.L. 2021. Whole genome comparisons reveal panmixia among fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) from diverse locations. BMC Genomics. 22. Article 179. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-021-07492-7.

Ultrabithorax is amicromanager of hindwing identity in butterflies and moths Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tendolkar, A., Pomerantz, A.F., Heryanto, C., Shirk, P.D., Patel, N.H., Martin, A. 2021. Ultrabithorax is amicromanager of hindwing identity in butterflies and moths. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. Article 9:643661. https://doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2021.643661.

Fall armyworm in West Africa: Pheromone trapping and maize infestation three years after invasion - (Abstract Only)

Comparisons of fall armyworm haplotypes between the Galápagos Islands and mainland Ecuador indicate limited migration to and between islands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nagoshi, R.N., Vizuete, J.A., Murua, M., Garces-Carrera, S. 2021. Comparisons of fall armyworm haplotypes between the Galápagos Islands and mainland Ecuador indicate limited migration to and between islands. Scientific Reports. 11.Article 3457. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-83111-5.

Residual efficacy of novaluron applied on concrete, metal and wood for the control of stored product Coleopteran pests Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yasir, M., Mankin, R.W., Ul Hasan, M., Sagheer, M. 2020. Residual efficacy of novaluron applied on concrete, metal and wood for the control of stored product Coleopteran pests. Insects. 12(1):Article 7. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects12010007.

A multimodal attract-and-kill device for sustainable management of Asian citrus psyllid Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
George, J., Lapointe, S.L., Markle, L.T., Patt, J.M., Allan, S.A., Setamou, M., Rivera, M., Qureshi, J.A., Stelinski, L.L. 2020. A multimodal attract-and-kill device for sustainable management of Asian citrus psyllid Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae). Insects. 11(12). Article number 870. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11120870.

Subterranean arthropod biotremology:Ecological and economic contexts Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Mankin, R.W. 2022. Subterranean arthropod biotremology: ecological and economic contexts. In: Hill, P.S.M., Mazzoni, V., Stritih-Peljhan, N. Virant-Doberlet, M., and Wessel, A. (eds). Biotremology: Physiology, Ecology, and Evolution. Animal Signals and Communication. Springer Nature. Cham, Switzerland. p.511-527. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-97419-0.

Responses of Asian Citrus Psyllids to substrate-borne vibrational communication signals - (Proceedings)
Mankin, R.W., Rohde, B., Heatherington, E., Mcneil, S. 2014. Responses of Asian Citrus Psyllids to substrate-borne vibrational communication signals. Journal of Citrus Pathology. 1:136-138.