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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Insect/Mite Biology & Biosystematics
item Screening for corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) resistance to transgenic Bt corn in North Dakota (Nov 2015)
item The role of the transformer gene in sex determination and reproduction in the tephritid fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) (Nov 2015)
item The Giant Resin Bee, Megachile sculpturalis Smith: New Distributional Records for the Mid- and Gulf-south USA (Oct 2015)
item Registration of maize inbred line 'GT888' (Oct 2015)
item Demonstration using field collections that Argentina fall armyworm populations exhibit strain-specific host plant preference (Oct 2015)
item Efficacy of attractive toxic sugar baits (ATSB) against Aedes albopictus with garlic oil encapsulated in beta-Cyclodextrin as the active ingredient (Sep 2015)
item A systematic study of Ichneumonosoma Meijere, Pelmatops Enderlein, Pseudopelmatops Shiraki and Soita Walker (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Sep 2015)
item A review of the genus Dudaia Hedicke, 1923 (Diptera, Sphaeroceridae) (Sep 2015)
item Exposure to suboptimal temperatures during metamorphosis reveals a critical developmental window in the solitary bee, Megachile rotundata (Sep 2015)
item Effects of atmospheric pressure trends on calling, mate-seeking, and phototaxis of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) (Jul 2015)
item Spatial distribution of Chinavia hilaris (Hemiptera:Pentatomidae) in peanut-cotton farmscapes (Jul 2015)
item Mi-1-mediated nematode resistance in tomatoes is broken by short-term heat stress but recovers over time (Jul 2015)
item Behavioral and chemical mechanisms of plant-mediated deterrence and attraction among frugivorous insects (Jul 2015)
item Enhancing the stability and ecological safety of mass-reared transgenic strains for field release by redundant conditional lethality systems (Jun 2015)
item Variations in thermal history lead to dissynchronous diapause development (Jun 2015)
item Characterization of sounds in maize produced by internally feeding insects:investigations to develop inexpensive devices for detection of Prostephanus truncatus& Sitophilus zeamais in small-scale storage facilities in Africa (Jun 2015)
item Genomic signatures of evolutionary transitions from solitary to group living (Jun 2015)
item Key molecular processes of the diapause to post-diapause quiescence transition in the alfalfa leafcutting bee Megachile rotundata identified by comparative transcriptome analysis (Jun 2015)
item Comparisons of Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera: Miridae) populations from two distinct geographical regions of Mississippi (Jun 2015)
item Identifying Francisella tularensis genes required for growth in host cells (May 2015)
item Experience- and egg-mediated oviposition behaviour in the yellow fever mosquito Stegomyia aegypti (=Aedes aegypti) (May 2015)
item Companion and refuge plants to enhance control of insect pests in vegetables (Apr 2015)
item IPM of specialty crops and community gardens in north Florida (Apr 2015)
item Stage selection and restricted oviposition period improves cryopreservation of Dipteran embryos (Apr 2015)
item Transcriptional responses to fluctuating thermal regimes underpinning differences in survival in the solitary bee Megachile rotundata (Apr 2015)
item Effectiveness of kaolin clay particle film in managing Helopeltis collaris (Hemiptera: Miridae), a major pest of cacao in the Philippines (Mar 2015)
item Demographic parameters of the insecticide-exposed predator Podisus nigrispinus: implications for IPM (Mar 2015)
item Acoustic assessment of Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Clavicipitaceae) effects on Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) larval activity and mortality (Mar 2015)
item Temporal response and attraction of Diaphorina citri to visual stimuli (Mar 2015)
item Revisiting the gram-negative lipoprotein paradigm (Mar 2015)
item Evaluation of four bed bug traps for surveillances of brown dog ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) (Mar 2015)
item Detection of permethrin resistance and fipronil tolerance in Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Acari: Ixodidae) in the United States (Mar 2015)
item 28S ribosomal RNA sequences separate five prominent Lygus (Hemiptera: Miridae) pest species into three species clusters (Mar 2015)
item Niche breadth and interspecific competition between Doryctobracon crawfordi and Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera:Braconidae), native and introduced of Anastrepha spp. fruit files (Diptera:Tephritidae) (Mar 2015)
item Costly nutritious diets do not necessarily translate into better performance of artificaially reared fruit files (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Feb 2015)
item Haplotype profile comparisons between Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae) populations from Mexico with those from Puerto Rico, South America, and the United States and their implications for migratory behavior (Feb 2015)
item Do counts of salivary sheath flanges predict food consumption in herbivorous stink bugs [Hemiptera: Pentatomidae]? (Jan 2015)
item Redescription of three species of Anastrepha (Diptera, Tephritidae) rediscovered in Brazil with the establishment of a new synonym (Jan 2015)
item Allee effects and colony collapse disorder in honey bees (Jan 2015)
item Growth rate variation using the geometric framework in honeybees (Apis mellifera) (Jan 2015)
item Pro-apoptotic gene regulation in the Caribbean fruit fly, Anastrepha suspensa (Jan 2015)
item DNA barcoding of the vegetable leafminer Liriomyza sativae Blanchard (Diptera: Agromyzidae) in Bangladesh (Jan 2015)
item The Florida citrus soil water atmosphere plant (SWAP) project: final summary of cumulative yields and tree health (Dec 2014)
item Extragenic suppressor mutations in RipA disrupt stability and function of LpxA (Dec 2014)
item Computational modeling and experimental validation of odor detection behaviours of classically conditioned parasitic wasp, Microplitis croceipes. (Dec 2014)
item Two new species of Brachyodina Lindner from the Caribbean with a key to species of the genus from the region (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Pachygastrinae) (Dec 2014)
item Geographical range and laboratory studies on Apanteles opuntiarum (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in Argentina, a candidate for biological control of Cactoblastis cactorum (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in North America (Dec 2014)
item The Attraction of Lepidoptera to flowering plants also attractive to parasitoids (Diptera, Hymenoptera) (Dec 2014)
item Efficacies of four pheromone-baited traps in capturing male Helicoverpa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) moths in northern Florida (Dec 2014)
item Male-specific Y-linked transgene markers to enhance biologically-based control of the Mexican fruit fly, Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Dec 2014)
item Tropical sod webworm (Lepidoptera: Crambidae): a pest of warm season Turfgrasses (Dec 2014)
item Cry1F resistance in fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda: single gene versus pyramided Bt maize (Nov 2014)
item 28S ribosomal RNA sequences separate five prominent Lygus (Hemiptera: Miridae) pest species into three species clu (Nov 2014)
item A new species of Cyphomyia Wiedemann from the Dominican Republic with a key to Caribbean species of the genus (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Clitellariinae) (Nov 2014)
item Milkweed, stink bugs, and Georgia cotton (Nov 2014)
item Fitness cost implications of phiC31-mediated site-specific integrations in target-site strains of the Mexican fruit fly, Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Oct 2014)
item Effects of a fruit and host-derived compound on orientation and oviposition in Utetes anastrephae, a little studied opiine braconid (Hymenoptera) parasitoid of Anastrepha spp. fruit flies (Tephritidae:Diptera) (Sep 2014)
item Molecular survey for the invasive leafminer pest Liriomyza Huidobrensis in California (Diptera: Agromyzidae) uncovers only the native pest L. langei (Sep 2014)
item Differently Abled in Entomology (Sep 2014)
item Rearing a native cactus moth, Melitara prodenialis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), on artificial diet and Opuntia cladodes: Preliminary comparisons (Sep 2014)
item Physical barriers for suppression of movement of adult stink bugs into cotton (Sep 2014)
item A likelihood-based biostatistical model for analyzing consumer movement in simultaneous choice experiments (Aug 2014)
item Assessing the resolution of haplotype distributions to delineate fall armyworm (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae) migratory behaviors (Aug 2014)
item Cell position during larval development affects postdiapause development in Megachile rotundata (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) (Aug 2014)
item Use of fluctuating thermal regimes and decreased oxygen during storage improves survival of post-diapause Megachile rotundata (Jul 2014)
item Pseudautomeris brasiliensis (Lep.: Saturniidae) and Stenoma sp. (Lep.:Elachistidae) feeding on crops of Ctenanthe kummeriana (Marantaceae) in Brazil and an associate parasitoid, Enicospilus tenuigena (Hym.: Ichneumonidae) (Jul 2014)
item Seven invasive owlet moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in Israel and their potential parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) (Jul 2014)
item Changes in respiratory structure and function during post-diapause development in the alfalfa leafcutting bee, Megachile rotundata (Jul 2014)
item Wolbachia multilocus sequence typing of singly infected and multiply infected populations of Northern Corn Rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (Jul 2014)
item New neotropical species of Trupanea (Diptera: Tephritidae) with unusual wing patterns (Jun 2014)
item Implications of season and management protocol on the landscape of gene regulation during diapause development in the Alfalfa Leaf Cutting Bee (Jun 2014)
item Acute and chronic effects of transportation stress in the honey bee, Apis mellifera (Jun 2014)
item Almond moth oviposition patterns in continuous layers of peanuts (Jun 2014)
item Acoustic detectability of Rhynchophorus cruentatus (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) (Jun 2014)
item Cactoblastis cactorum (Berg) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) use of Opuntia host species in Argentina (May 2014)
item An acquired distaste: Sugar discrimination by the larval parasitoid Microplitis croceipes (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) is affected by prior sugar exposure (May 2014)
item Effects of elevated CO2 on maize defense against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides (May 2014)
item Use of a parasitic wasp as a biosensor (May 2014)
item Extended hypoxia in the alfalfa leafcutting bee, Megachile rotundata, increases survival but causes sub-lethal effects (May 2014)
item Reverse engineering of legacy agricultural phenology modeling system (Apr 2014)
item Milkweed (Gentianales: Apocynaceae): A farmscape resource for increasing parasitism of stink bugs (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) and providing nectar to insect pollinators and monarch butterflies (Apr 2014)
item A new species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Euphorbia tehuacana (Euphorbiaceae) in Mexico (Mar 2014)
item Evaluation of attractive toxic sugar bait (ATSB)-barrier for control of vector and nuisance mosquitoes and its effect on non-target organisms in sub-tropical environments in Florida (Mar 2014)
item Successful biological control of tropical soda apple (Solanales: Solanaceae) in Florida: A review of key program components (Mar 2014)
item Lethal interactions between parasites and prey increase niche diversity in a tropical community (Mar 2014)
item An emerging example of tritrophic coevolution between flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) and nematodes (Nematoda: Neotylenchidae) on Myrtaceae host plants (Mar 2014)
item Mixture-amount design and response surface modeling to assess the effects of flavonoids and phenolic acids on developmental performance of Anastrepha ludens (Mar 2014)
item Cryopreservation of embryos of Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae) (Mar 2014)
item Low temperature stress during pupal development and its effects on adult performance in alfalfa leafcutting bees (Feb 2014)
item Geographic variation in sexual attraction of Spodoptera frugiperda corn- and rice-strain males to pheromone lures (Feb 2014)
item The complete Mitochondrial genome of the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris (Heteroptera: Miridae) (Jan 2014)
item Insect Eradication and Containment of Invasive Alien Species (Jan 2014)
item The genetic components of extended life expectancy in chilled, post-diapause quiescent Alfalfa Leafcutting Bees, Megachile rotundata (Jan 2014)
item The effect of post-diapause development on respiratory function in the alfalfa leaf-cutting bee, Megachile rotundata (Jan 2014)
item Low temperature stress during pupal development and its effects on adult performance in alfalfa leafcutting bees (Jan 2014)
item Solar ultraviolet radiation exclusion increases soybean internode lengths and plant height (Jan 2014)
item New host plant and distribution records for Peruvian Tephritinae (Diptera: Tephritidae) (Dec 2013)
item Ladybeetle predator, Delphastus catalinae, may control new invasive pest of Florida (Dec 2013)
item Brachymeria koehleri (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae) as a Hyperparasitoid of Lespesia melloi (Diptera: Tachinidae) Pupae in Thagona tibialis (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) Caterpillars in Brazil (Dec 2013)
item Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) responses to microcontroller-buzzer communication signals of potential use in vibration traps (Dec 2013)
item Host specificity and risk assessment of Trichogramma fuentesi (Hymenoptera:Trichogrammatidae), a potential biological agent of Cactoblastis cactorum (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) (Dec 2013)
item Notes on the ovipositional behavior of Trichogramma fuentesi (Hymenoptera:Trichogrammatidae), an egg parasitoid of Cactoblastis cactorum (Lepidoptera:Pyralidae) (Dec 2013)
item Synchronized rearing of mated and unmated Diaphorina Citri (Hemiptera:liviidae) of known age (Dec 2013)
item A revision of the Neotropical genus Paraberismyia Woodley (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Beridinae) with three new species (Nov 2013)
item A new species of Lixophaga Townsend (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Colombia, a parasitoid of Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) (Nov 2013)
item Not all GMOs are crop plants: non-plant GMO applications in agriculture (Nov 2013)
item New species and host records of New World, mostly Neotropical, opiine Braconidae (Hymenoptera) reared from flower-infesting and stem-galling and mining Tephritidae (Diptera) (Nov 2013)
item Genetic diversity populations of the blue orchard bee (Osmia lignaria) in eastern and western North America (Nov 2013)
item Genetic mapping and quantitative trait loci analysis for disease resistance using F2 and F5 generation-based genetic maps derived from 'Tifrunner' x'GT-C20' in peanut (Nov 2013)
item Strongygaster triangulifera (Diptera: Tachinidae) as a parasitoid of adults of the invasive Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Alabama (Oct 2013)
item Attractive toxic sugar baits: Control of mosquitoes with the low risk active ingredient dinotefuran and potential impacts on non-target organisms in Morocco (Oct 2013)
item Augmentative biological control: research and methods to help make it work (Sep 2013)
item Effect of field edges on dispersal and distribution of colonizing stink bugs across farmscapes of the Southeast USA (Sep 2013)
item Reproductive isolation between host races of Phytomyza glabricola on Ilex coriacea and I. glabra (Sep 2013)
item Estimating attraction of Syrphidae (Diptera) to flowering plants with interception traps (Sep 2013)
item Flowering plant effects on adults of the stink bug parasitoid Aridelus rufotestaceus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) (Sep 2013)
item Susceptibility of field populations of the fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from Florida and Puerto Rico to purified Cry1F protein and corn leaf tissue containing single and pyramided Bt genes (Sep 2013)
item Capture and host strain of fall armyworm males in traps baited with different pheromone blends (Sep 2013)
item Seed treatment with live or dead Fusarium verticillioides equivalently reduces the severity of subsequent stalk rot (Sep 2013)
item Sending mixed messages: a trophic cascade produced by a belowground herbivore-induced cue (Aug 2013)
item Inter-specific competition and competition-free space in the tephritid parasitoids Utetes anastrephae and Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae) (Aug 2013)
item The long winter: the synergy between fluctuating thermal regime and quiescence physiology in the pollinator, Megachile rotundata (Aug 2013)
item Intrinsic competition and competitor-free-space influence the coexistence of parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Opiinae) of neotropical tephritidae (Diptera) (Aug 2013)
item Attraction of fall armyworm males (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) to host strain females (Aug 2013)
item Determination of degree of infestation of triticale seed using NIR spectroscopy (Jul 2013)
item Survival and behavior of the insecticide-exposed predators Podisus nigrispinus and Supputius cincticeps (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) (Jul 2013)
item Resistance mechanisms against arthropod herbivores in cotton (Jul 2013)
item Resistance mechanisms against arthropod herbivores in cotton and their interactions with natural enemies (Jul 2013)
item Preliminary evaluation of Delphastus catalinae (Coleoptera:Coccinellidae)as a predator of the ficus whitefly, Singhiella simplex (Singh) (Hemiptera:Aleyrodidae) (Jun 2013)
item Developing trap cropping systems for effective organic management of key insect pests of cucurbit crops (IPM) (Jun 2013)
item Germline transformation of the spotted wing drosophilid, Drosophila suzukii, with a piggyBac transposon vector (Jun 2013)
item Effects of extended prepupal storage duration on adult flight physiology of the alfalfa leafcutting bee (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) (Jun 2013)
item Current status and potential of conservation biological control for agriculture in the developing world (Jun 2013)
item Economic impact of tropical soda apple (Solanum viarum) on Florida cattle production (Jun 2013)
item Biology, ecology, and control of the Ficus whitefly, Singhiella simplex (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) (Jun 2013)
item Likelihood of stink bugs colonizing crops: A case study in southeastern farmscapes (Jun 2013)
item Closely related Wolbachia (Rickettsiales:Rickettsiaceae) recovered from different genera of Mexican Thelytokous figitidae (Hymenoptera) (Jun 2013)
item A fluctuating thermal regime improves long-term survival of quiescent prepupal Megachile rotundata (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) (Jun 2013)
item Closely related Wolbachia recovered from different genera of Mexican Thelytokous figitidae (Hymenoptera) (Jun 2013)
item Y-Linked markers for improved population control of the tephritid fruit fly pest, Anastrepha suspensa (May 2013)
item Oviposition substrate selection by Florida mosquitoes in response to pathogen-infected conspecific larvae (May 2013)
item Wolbachia wsp gene clones detect the distribution of Wolbachia variants and wsp hypervariable regions among individuals of a multistrain infected population of Diabrotica barberi (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) (May 2013)
item Responses of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) to conspecific vibrational signals and synthetic mimics (May 2013)
item A functional comparison of the 3XP3 promoter by recombinase-mediated cassette exchange in Drosophila and tephritid fly, Anastrepha suspensa (Apr 2013)
item Permeability barriers to embryo cryopreservation of Pectinophora gossypiella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) (Apr 2013)
item Effect of fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) strain and diet on oviposition and development in the parasitoid Euplectrus platyhypenae (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) (Mar 2013)
item Sublethal effects of insecticides on the predators, Podisus nigrispinus and Supputius cincticeps: Implications for IPM (Mar 2013)
item Current management efforts against Cactoblastis cactorum as a pest of North American prickly pear cactus, Opuntia spp. (Mar 2013)
item Milkweed: A resource for increasing stink bug parasitism and aiding insect pollinator and monarch butterfly conservation (Mar 2013)
item Pheromonal divergence between two strains of Spodoptera frugiperda (Mar 2013)
item PanG, a new ketopantoate reductase involved in pantothenate synthesis (Mar 2013)
item Pest tradeoffs in technology: Reduced damage by caterpillars in Bt cotton benefits aphids. (Feb 2013)
item Wolbachia MLST marker diversity from multiply infected northern corn rootworm (Diabrotica barberi) populations (Feb 2013)
item Opportunities for improving risk communication during the permitting process for entomophagous biological control agents: A review of current systems (Feb 2013)
item Use of statistical and conceptual path models to predict corn yields across management-zones on the Southeast coastal plain (Feb 2013)
item Automatic detection and identification of brown stink bug, Euschistus servus, and southern green stink bug, Nezara viridula, (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) using intraspecific substrate-borne vibrational signals (Feb 2013)
item Ecology and detection of the red palm weevil, Rrhynchophorus Fferrugineus (Ccoleoptera: curculionidae), and related weevils for the protection of palm tree species in the United States (Jan 2013)
item An EST database of the Caribbean fruit fly, Anastrephas suspensa (Diptera:Tephritidae) (Jan 2013)
item Flight metabolic rate as an expression of quality in temperature stressed alfalfa leafcutting bees, Megachile rotundata (Jan 2013)
item Critical PO2 of developing Megachile rotundata, the alfalfa leaf-cutting bee (Jan 2013)
item Transgenic sexing system for Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) based on female-specific embryonic lethality (Jan 2013)
item Stink bugs (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae), a leaffooted bug (Hemiptera: Coreidae), and their predators in sorghum in Georgia. (Jan 2013)
item Stink bugs(Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) and their natural enemies in alfalfa in South Georgia (Jan 2013)
item Regarding the role of new host associations in the success of Cactoblastis cactorum as both a biological control agent and invasive species. (Jan 2013)
item Evaluation of selected commercial oils as oviposition deterrents against the silverleaf whitefly, Bemisia argentifolii (Hemiptera:Aleyrodidae) (Dec 2012)
item Intimate sex-biased relationships between flies and nematodes in the Fergusonina-Fergusobia mutualism (Diptera: Fergusoninidae; Nematoda: Neotylenchidae) (Dec 2012)
item Acoustical detection of early instar Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Canary Island date palm Phoenix canariensis (Arecales: Arecaceae) (Dec 2012)
item Biological and ecological consequences of Diolcogaster sp. (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) parasitizing Agaraea minuta (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) and the effects on two Costus (Costaceae) plant species in Brazil (Dec 2012)
item Assessing the usefulness of DNA barcoding to identify Oxycarenus hyalinipennis in Florida,a potentially invasive pest of cotton. (Dec 2012)
item Life table studies of rachiplusia nu (guenée) and chrysodeixis (= pseudoplusia) includens (Walker) (lepidoptera: noctuidae) on artificial diet (Dec 2012)
item Responses of multiple species of Tephritid (Diptera) fruit fly parasitoids (Hymenoptera:Braconidae:Opiinae) to sympatric and exotic and fruit volatiles (Dec 2012)
item Insects associated with winter legume cover crops in a sorghum for Bio-fuel and cotton rotation system (Nov 2012)
item Genetic diversity in populations of the blue orchard bee (Osmia lignaria) (Nov 2012)
item Thermoperiodism in the cavity nesting alfalfa leafcutting bee, Megachile rotundata (Nov 2012)
item Transcriptome profiling of diapause and post-diapause quiescent alfalfa leafcutting bees (Nov 2012)
item Revision of the southeast Asian soldier-fly genus Parastratiosphecomyia Brunetti, 1923 (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Pachygastrinae) (Nov 2012)
item Sugar feeding improves survival of nondiapausing cold stored Culex pipiens (Nov 2012)
item Geographically based diversity in mitochondrial DNA of North American Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera: Miridae) (Nov 2012)
item Crop-specific mortality of southern green stink-bug eggs in Bt- and non-Bt cotton, soybean, and peanut (Oct 2012)
item Application of nuclear techniques to improve the mass production and management of fruit fly parasitoids (Oct 2012)
item The relationship between variable host grouping and functional response among parasitoids (Oct 2012)
item The integration of sorghum as a biofuel species into cropping system of the Southeastern U.S. (Oct 2012)
item Threshold detection of boar taint chemicals using parasitic wasps (Oct 2012)
item Thermal requirements and development of Herpetogramma phaeopteralis (Lepidoptera:Crambidae:Spilomelinae) (Oct 2012)
item Water balance in the sugarbeet root maggot, Tetanops myopaeformis, during long-term low-temperature storage and after freezing (Oct 2012)
item A transgenic embryonic sexing system for Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera:Tephritidae) (Oct 2012)
item External morphology of the egg of the native (Melitara prodenialis) and exotic (Cactoblastis cactorum) cactus moths (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) (Oct 2012)
item Examination of the pest status of corn-infesting Ulidiidae (Diptera) (Oct 2012)
item Records of the deer nasal bot fly Cephenemyia phobifer (Clark) in Maryland (Diptera: Oestridae) (Sep 2012)
item New species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae), with a key for the species of the megacantha clade (Sep 2012)
item Registration of 'hammock' centipedegrass. (Sep 2012)
item A new species of Culcua Walker (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) from Vietnam (Aug 2012)
item Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande) integrated pest management programs for fruiting vegetables in Florida (Jul 2012)
item Species diversity of Fergusonina Malloch gall flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) forming leaf bud galls on snow gum (Eucalyptus pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng. complex), with a description of a new species from Tasmania (Jul 2012)
item The roles of parasitoid foraging for hosts, food and mates in the augmentative control of Tephritidae (Jul 2012)
item Use of winter legumes as banker plants for beneficial insect species in a sorghum and cotton rotation system. (Jul 2012)
item Discrimination by Coptera haywardi (Hymenoptera:Diapriidae) of hosts previously attacked by conspecifies or by the larval parasitoid Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) (Jul 2012)
item Molecular genetics of the Wolbachia endosymbionts that infect the parasitoids of tephritid fruit flies. (Jul 2012)
item Inferring the annual migration patterns of fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in the U.S. from mitochondrial haplotypes. (Jul 2012)
item Inferring the annual migration patterns of fall armyworm(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in the United States from mitochondrial haplotypes (Jul 2012)
item Duration of prepupal summer dormancy regulates synchronization of adult diapause with winter temperatures in bees of the genus Osmia (Jul 2012)
item FLP recombinase-mediated site-specific recombination in silkworm, Bombyx mori (Jun 2012)
item Brianmyia stuckenbergi, a new genus and species of Prosopochrysini from South Africa (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) (Jun 2012)
item Potential use of the fungus Beauveria bassiana against the western flower thrips Frankliniella occidentalis without reducing the effectiveness of its natural predator Orius sauteri (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae) (Jun 2012)
item Strategy for enhanced transgenic strain development for embryonic conditionnal lethality in Anastrepha suspensa (Jun 2012)
item Greenhouse gas fluxes of drained organic and flooded mineral agricultural soils in the United States (Jun 2012)
item Effects on stink bugs of field edges adjacent to woodland (Jun 2012)
item Three year evaluation of corn production on narrow rows on the Southeastern Coastal Plain (Jun 2012)
item Effect of host diet and adult parasitoid diet on egg load dynamics and egg size of braconid parasitoids attacking Anastrepha ludens (Jun 2012)
item Genetic Characterization of Fall Armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Host Strains in Argentina (Jun 2012)
item Predator-Prey Relationships on Apiaceae at an Organic Farm (Jun 2012)
item Wasp parasitoid Utetes anastrephae (Viereck) (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Braconidae) (Jun 2012)
item Insecticide-mediated apparent displacement between two invasive species of Leafminer fly (May 2012)
item Differential feeding of fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) host strains on a meridic and natural diets (May 2012)
item New species of Gymnocarena Hering (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Eastern North America and Guatemala, and the redescription of G. mississippiensis Norrbom (Apr 2012)
item A parasitoid wasp Doryctobracon areolatus (Szepligeti) (Apr 2012)
item Potential of a strain of the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) as a biological control agent against western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) (Apr 2012)
item Tachinidae (Diptera) associated with flowering plants: estimating foral attractiveness (Apr 2012)
item Evaluation of mustard plants and other products to control sweetpotato whitefly, Bemisia tabaci (Mar 2012)
item Construction of a genetic linkage map for cultivated peanut and development of QTLs/markers for marker-assisted breeding (Mar 2012)
item Host suitability affects odor association in Cotesia marginiventris: implications in generalist parasitoid host-finding (Mar 2012)
item Edge effects of stink bugs in corn, cotton, peanut and soybean fields adjacent to woodland. (Mar 2012)
item Effects of planting and maturity dates on shattering patterns under early soybean production system (Mar 2012)
item Mass-rearing of a tropical minute pirate bug, Orius Pumilio (Hemiptera:Anthocoridae) (Mar 2012)
item Laboratory biological parameters of Trichogramma fuentesi (Hymenoptera:Trichogrammatidae), an egg parasitoid of Cactoblastis cactorum (Lepidoptera:Pyralidae) (Mar 2012)
item Attraction of Plecia nearctica (dipter:bibionidae) to floral lures containing phenylacetaldehyde (Mar 2012)
item Improvements in the identification of strains facilitate population studies of fall armyworm subgroups (Mar 2012)
item Case Study: Trap crop with pheromone traps for suppressing Euschistus servus (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) in cotton. (Mar 2012)
item Successful biological control of tropical soda apple in Florida (Feb 2012)
item Management strategies for western flower thrips and the role of insecticides (Feb 2012)
item Western flower thrips resistance to insecticides: detection, mechanisms, and management strategies (Feb 2012)
item Transposable elements for insect transformation (Feb 2012)
item Male only progeny in Anastrepha suspensa by RNAi-induced sex reversion of chromosomal females (Feb 2012)
item Duration and frequency of the high temperature pulse affect survival of emergence-ready Megachile rotundata (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) during low-temperature incubation (Feb 2012)
item Incorporating a sorghum habitat for enhancing lady beetles (Coleoptera:Coccinellidae) in cotton (Jan 2012)
item Applications of acoustics in insect pest management (Jan 2012)
item Biological control of stink bugs in cotton (Jan 2012)
item The effects of extended diapause duration on the metabolic rate and critical PO2 of the leafcutting bee, Megachilee rotundata (Jan 2012)
item Registration of "Ultimate" Zoysiagrass (Jan 2012)
item Improved storage of the pollinator, Megachile rotundata (Jan 2012)
item Stridulation by Jadera haematoloma (Hemiptera: Rhopalidae): Production mechanism and associated behaviors (Jan 2012)
item Evaluating mustard as a potential companion crop for collards to control the silverleaf whitefly, Bemisia argentifolii (Hemiptera:Aleyrodidae): outdoor and olfactometer experiments. (Dec 2011)
item Eavesdropping on coconut rhinoceros beetles, red palm weevils, Asian longhorned beetles, and other invasive travelers (Dec 2011)
item Establishment of the west indian fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoid Doryctobracon areolatus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)in the Dominican Republic (Dec 2011)
item Leaf photosynthesis and carbohydrates of CO2-enriched maize and grain sorghum exposed to a short period of soil water deficit during vegetative development (Dec 2011)
item Pheromone-food-bait trap and acoustic surveys of Rhynchophorus Ferrugineus (Coleoptera:Curculionidae)in Curacao (Dec 2011)
item Species displacements are common to two invasive species of leafminer fly in China, Japan and the United States (Dec 2011)
item Acoustic Monitoring of Insects (Dec 2011)
item Effects of commercial oils and repellent plants on sweet potato whitefly (Dec 2011)
item Evaluation of mortality factors using life table analysis of Gratiana boliviana, a biological control agent of tropical soda apple in Florida (Dec 2011)
item Two new species of sympatric Fergusonina flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) from bud galls on high elevation snow gums (Eucalyptus pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng. complex) in the Australian Alps (Nov 2011)
item Three new species of Fergusonina Malloch fly (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) from bud galls on Eucalyptus L'Her. (E. baxteri (Benth.) Maiden & Blakely complex, E. dalrympleana Maiden and E. pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng.) (Nov 2011)
item Natural enemies of stink bugs (Nov 2011)
item Identification of an attractant for the nine-banded armadillo, dasypus novemcinctus (Nov 2011)
item Effect of larval host food substrate on egg load dynamics, egg size and adult female size in four species of braconid fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoids (Nov 2011)
item Long-day effects on the terminal inflorescence development of a photoperiod-sensitive soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] variety (Oct 2011)
item Tropical soda apple (Solanum viarum) mediated competition via induced resistance: Interaction between Gratiana boliviana, Spodoptera exigua and Frankliniella occidentalis (Sep 2011)
item Magnitude of the residue analyses in specialty crops from experimental applications of pesticides (Sep 2011)
item Methyl Bromide alternatives for vegetable production in Georgia: On-farm trials (Sep 2011)
item Multi-state survey of picture-winged flies (Diptera:Ulidiidae) attacking sweet corn in the southern U.S. (Sep 2011)
item Elevated CO2 increases water use efficiency by sustaining photosynthesis of water-limited maize and sorghum (Sep 2011)
item Spodoptera frugiperda corn-strain haplotypes in the Cytochorme Oxidase subunit I gene (Sep 2011)
item Context dependent stridulatory responses of Leptogenys kitteli (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) to social, prey, and disturbance stimuli (Sep 2011)
item A Catalog of the World Xylomyidae (Insecta: Diptera) (Aug 2011)
item Spodoptera frugiperda haplotypes from Argentina (Aug 2011)
item Hormonal Control of Diapause (Aug 2011)
item Managing Thrips and Tospoviruses in Tomato (Aug 2011)
item Effect of larval host food substrate on egg load dynamics, egg size and adult female size in four species of braconid fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) parasitoids (Jul 2011)
item Red palm weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus), an invasive pest recently found in the Caribbean that threatens the region (Jul 2011)
item Expression analysis of stress-related genes in kernels of different maize (Zea mays L.) inbred lines with different resistance to aflatoxin contamination (Jun 2011)
item Effects of crop density on yield and weed populations in Georgia grown corn (Jun 2011)
item Methyl Bromide alternatives for vegetable production in Georgia: Small-plot trials (Jun 2011)
item Effect of ENSO on Corn Aflatoxin in South Georgia (May 2011)
item A new species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Colombia, Costa Rica and Panama (Feb 2011)
item Use of DNA barcodes to identify invasive armyworm Spodoptera species in Florida (Jan 2011)
item Oviposition choice of two fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) host strains (Jan 2011)
item The red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus, a new pest threat in the Caribbean: Biology and options for management (Dec 2010)
item The fall armyworm Tiose phosphate isomerase (Tpi) gene as a marker of strain identity and interstrain mating. (May 2010)
item Assessing the usefulness of DNA barcoding to identify Oxycarenus hyalinipennis in Florida, a potentially invasive pest of cotton (Apr 2010)
item Binary floral lure attractive to velvetbean caterpillar adults (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) (Mar 2010)
item Whiteflies and cole crops (Jan 2010)
item Ladybeetle is an important insect predator of the silverleaf whitefly (Dec 2009)
item Can sunflower enhance natural enemies in vegetable cropping systems? (Dec 2008)
item Molecular phylogenetics and the evolution of host plant associations in the nematode genus Fergusobia (Tylenchida: Fergusobiinae) (Mar 2007)
item Genetic variation within and between strains of the fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) (Dec 2006)
item Biology, host specificity tests, and risk assessment of the sawfly Heteroperreyia hubrichi, a potential biological control agent of Schinus terebinthifolius in Hawaii (Aug 2003)
item Toxicity of indoxacarb to the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera:Miridae), and the big-eyed bug, Geocoris punctipes (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae) (Jan 2003)
item Trapping noctuid moths with synthetic floral volatile lures (Jun 2002)
item Sugarcane Stemborers and their parasites in southern Texas (Jun 1998)
item Development and evaluation of sequential sampling plans for Cryptolestes ferrungineus (Stephens) (Coleoptera: Cucujidae) infesting farm-stored wheat (Oct 1997)
item Preference of Gossypium genotypes to Bemisia argentifolii (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) (Aug 1997)
item Predation of Indianmeal moth larvae by Lyctocoris campestris(F.) (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae) in different stored commodities (Jul 1997)
item A new hobo, Ac, Tam3 transposable element, hopper, from Bactrocera dorsalis is distantly related to hobo and Ac (Feb 1997)
item A Drosophila melanogaster hobo-white + vector mediates low frequency gene transfer in D. vlrllls with full Interspecific white + complementation (Jan 1997)
item Evaluation of Serangium parcesetosum (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) as a biological control agent of the silverleaf whitefly (Dec 1996)
item The hobo transposable element excises and has related elements in tephritid species (Jul 1996)
item The hobo transposable element has transposase-dependent and -independent excision activity in drosophilid species (Mar 1995)
item Negative regulation of P element excision by the somatic product and terminal sequences of P in drosophila melanogaster (Jan 1993)
item A functional analysis of the P-element gene-transfer vector in insects (Jan 1993)
item P element excision in drosophila melanogaster and related drosophilids (Apr 1991)
item Prospects for gene transmformation in insects (Feb 1991)
item Ecdysteroid receptors in Drosophila melanogaster adult females (Apr 1989)
item Mobility of P elements in drosophilids and nondrosophilids (Dec 1988)
item Identification and analysis of the major yolk polypeptide from the caribbean fruit fly, Anastrepha suspensa (Loew) (Nov 1988)
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