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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Insect/Mite Host Plant Interactions
item Weed management in transplanted lettuce with Pendimethalin and S-metolachlor (Nov 2015)
item Characterization of spinach germplasm for resistance against two races of Verticillium dahliae (Nov 2015)
item Evaluation of lettuce genotypes for salinity tolerance (Oct 2015)
item Resistance to downy mildew in lettuce ‘La Brillante’ is conferred by dm50 gene and multiple QTL (Sep 2015)
item The invasive American weed parthenium hysterophorus can negatively impact malaria control in Africa (Sep 2015)
item Breeding lettuce for fresh-cut processing (Sep 2015)
item Maize death acids, 9-lipoxygenase-derived cyclopente(a)nones,display activity as cytotoxic phytoalexins and transcriptional mediators (Sep 2015)
item Sustainable lettuce: Adaptability to uncertain production conditions (Aug 2015)
item Application of chlorophyll fluorescence imaging and hyperspectral imaging in evaluation of decay in fresh-cut lettuce (Jun 2015)
item USDA lettuce breeding and genetics (Jun 2015)
item Analysis of bibliometric indicators to determine citation bias (Jun 2015)
item Potential of the desert locust schistocerca gregaria (Orthoptera: Acrididae) as an unconventional source of dietary and therapeutic sterols (May 2015)
item Non-defoliating and defoliating strains from cotton correlate with races 1 and 2 of Verticillium dahliae (May 2015)
item Differential life history trait associations of aphids with nonpersistent viruses in cucurbits (May 2015)
item Male sexual behavior and pheromone emission is enhanced by exposure to guava fruit volatiles in Anastrepha fraterculus (Apr 2015)
item Detection of decay in fresh-cut lettuce using hyperspectral imaging and chlorophyll fluorescence imaging (Apr 2015)
item Semi-high throughput screening for potential drought-tolerance in lettuce (Lactuca sativa) germplasm collections (Apr 2015)
item Screening of wild and cultivated Capsicum germplasm reveals new sources of Verticillium wilt resistance (Apr 2015)
item Breeding and genetics of lettuce against race 2 of Verticillium wilt (Apr 2015)
item Genetics and breeding of bacterial leaf spot resistance (Apr 2015)
item A massive expansion of effector genes underlies gall-formation in the wheat pest Mayetiola destructor (Mar 2015)
item Quantitative differences in nourishment affect caste-related physiology and development in the paper wasp Polistes metricus (Feb 2015)
item Host range of Verticillium isaacii and Verticillium klebahnii from artichoke, spinach, and lettuce (Feb 2015)
item Red leaf lettuce breeding line with resistance to corky root, 06-810 (Jan 2015)
item The inheritance of resistance to bacterial leaf spot of lettuce caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. vitians in three lettuce cultivars (Dec 2014)
item Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage-2014 (Dec 2014)
item Evolved differences in larval social behavior mediated by novel pheromones (Dec 2014)
item Three halloween genes from the varroa mite, varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) and their expression during reproduction (Dec 2014)
item Plant volatiles influence the African weaver ant-cashew tree mutualism (Dec 2014)
item Genomic analysis of the interaction between pesticide exposure and nutrition in honey bees (Apis mellifera) (Dec 2014)
item Multiple insect resistance in 77 commercial corn hybrids - 2014 (Nov 2014)
item The novel monocot-specific 9-lipoxygenase, ZmLOX12 is required to mount an effective jasmonate-mediated defense against Fusarium verticillioides in maize (Nov 2014)
item Influence of brown stink bug feeding, planting date and sampling time on common smut infection of maize (Oct 2014)
item Evaluation of fall armyworm resistance in maize germplasm lines using visual leaf injury rating and predator survey (Oct 2014)
item Integrated pest management is the lucrative bridge connecting the ever emerging knowledge islands of genetics and ecology (Oct 2014)
item Common and unique cis-acting elements mediate xanthotoxin and flavone induction of the generalist P450 CYP321A1 (Sep 2014)
item Precocene-I inhibits juvenile hormone biosynthesis, ovarian activation, aggression and alters sterility signal production in bumble bee (Bombus terrestris) workers (Aug 2014)
item Cloning, characterization, expression analysis and inhibition studies of a novel gene encoding Bowman-Birk type protease inhibitor from rice bean (Aug 2014)
item Changes in life history parameters of corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidus (Homoptera: Aphididae), under four different elevated temperature and CO2 combinations (Aug 2014)
item Biosynthesis, elicitation and roles of monocot terpenoid phytoalexins (Aug 2014)
item H33: A wheat gene providing Hessian fly resistance for the southeastern United States (Jul 2014)
item Toxicity of six plant extracts and two pyridine alkaloids from Ricinus communis against the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae (Jul 2014)
item Evaluation of tribenuron-methyl on sulfonylurea herbicide tolerant lettuce germplasm (Jul 2014)
item Two closely related members of Arabidopsis 13-LOXs, LOX3 and LOX4, reveal distinct functions in response to plantparasitic nematode infection (May 2014)
item Characterization and performance of 16 new inbred lines of lettuce (May 2014)
item Head-group acylation of monogalactosyldiacylglycerol is a common stress response, but the acyl-galactose acyl composition varies with the plant species and applied stress (Apr 2014)
item Notice of release of iceberg, romaine, and leaf lettuce breeding lines with improved disease resistance (Mar 2014)
item Influence of host plant nitrogen fertilization on haemolymph protein profiles of herbivore Spodoptera exigua and on the endoparasitiod Cotesia marginiventris development (Mar 2014)
item Diversity among melon (Cucumis melo L.) landraces from the Indo-Gangetic plains of India and their genetic relationship with U.S.A. melon cultivars (Feb 2014)
item Development and assessment of plant-based synthetic odor baits for surveillance and control of Malaria vectors (Feb 2014)
item Plasmodium falciparum infection increases Anopheles gambiae attraction to nectar sources and sugar uptake (Feb 2014)
item A 13-lipoxygenase, TomloxC, is essential for synthesis of five carbon flavor volatiles in tomato (Feb 2014)
item Field distribution of Dasineura oxycoccana (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) adults, larvae, pupae, and parasitoids and evaluation of monitoring trap designs in Florida (Feb 2014)
item Identification of methyl farnesoate from the hemolymph of insects (Jan 2014)
item QTL mapping, association mapping and marker assisted breeding in lettuce (Jan 2014)
item Development of a high-density intra-specific linkage map of lettuce using genotyping by sequencing (GBS) (Jan 2014)
item Baby leaf lettuce germplasm enhancement: developing diverse populations with resistance to bacterial leaf spot caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. vitians (Jan 2014)
item Examining the role of foraging and malvolio in host-finding behavior in the honey bee parasite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) (Dec 2013)
item Sesquiterpene action, and morphogenetic signaling through the ortholog of retinoid X receptor, in higher Diptera (Dec 2013)
item Assessment of 25 grain sorghum hybrids for resistance to insect and bird damage at three planting dates in 2013 (Dec 2013)
item Multiple insect resistance in 70 commercial corn hybrids - 2013 (Nov 2013)
item Identification of QTLs conferring resistance to downy mildew in legacy cultivars of lettuce (Oct 2013)
item European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) induced defenses in maize enhance susceptibility in maize (Sep 2013)
item Genomic organization and reproductive regulation of a carrier/storage protein in the Varroa Mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) (Sep 2013)
item First ever isolation of cytotoxic triterpenoid 2-hydroxydiplopterol from plant source (Jul 2013)
item Blueberry gall midge: A major insect pest of blueberries in the southeastern United States (Jun 2013)
item Complex marine natural products as potential epigenetic and production regulators of antibiotics from a marine Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Apr 2013)
item Ligand binding pocket function of drosophila USP is necessary for metamorphosis (Jan 2013)
item Variable induction of vitellogenin genes in the varroa mite, Varroa destructor (Anderson & Trueman) by the honeybee, Apis mellifera L, host and its environment (Jan 2013)
item Common host-derived chemicals increase catches of disease-transmitting mosquitoes and can improve early warning systems for rift valley fever virus (Jan 2013)
item The maize lipoxygenase, ZmLOX10, mediates green leaf volatile, jasmonate, and herbivore-induced plant volatile production for defense against insect attack (Jan 2013)
item Sex-specific mating pheromones in the nematode Panagrellus redivivus (Dec 2012)
item Evidence for potential of managing some african fruit fly species (Diptera: Tephritidae) using the mango fruit fly host-marking pheromone (Dec 2012)
item Chemical communication in the honey bee scarab pest Oplostomus haroldi: role of (Z)-9-Pentacosene (Nov 2012)
item Behavioural response of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae to host plant volatiles and synthetic blends (Oct 2012)
item An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of an antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses (Sep 2012)
item Chemical signals that mediate insect-fungal interactions (Sep 2012)
item Transcriptional changes associated with lack of lipid synthesis in parasitoids (Sep 2012)
item Precocious sexual signalling and mating in Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) sterile males achieved through juvenile hormone treatment and protein supplements (Aug 2012)
item Effect of methoprene application, adult food and feeding duration on male melon fly starvation survival (Aug 2012)
item Improving sterile male performance in support of programmes integrating the sterile insect technique against fruit flies (Aug 2012)
item Enhancing efficacy of Mexican fruit fly SIT programmes by large-scale incorporation of methoprene into pre-release diet (Aug 2012)
item A scientific note on the comparison of airborne volatiles produced by commercial bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) and honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies (Aug 2012)
item Physcomitrella patens activates reinforcement of the cell wall, programmed cell death and accumulation of evolutionary conserved defense signals...upon Botrytis cinerea infection (Aug 2012)
item Illumina sequencing of green stink bug nymph and adult cdna to identify potential rnai gene targets (Jul 2012)
item Mass spectral determination of phenylacetonitrile (PAN) levels in body tissues of adult desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria (Jul 2012)
item Occurrence, diversity and pattern of damage of Oplostomus species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), honey bee pests in Kenya (Jun 2012)
item Subterranean, herbivore-induced plant volatile increases biological control activity of multiple beneficial nematode species in distinct habitats (Jun 2012)
item Interspecific nematode signals regulate dispersal behavior (Jun 2012)
item Effects of honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) queen insemination volume on worker behavior and physiology (Jun 2012)
item Banded cucumber beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) resistance in romaine lettuce: understanding latex chemistry (Jun 2012)
item Aggregation behavior of the southern chinch bug (Hemiptera: Blissidae) (Jun 2012)
item Cloning and submission to the Natural Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) database of two complete vitellogenin genes from the varroa mite, Varroa destructor (Apr 2012)
item Foraging behavior of the Blue Morpho and other tropical butterflies: The chemical and electrophysiological basis of olfactory preferences and the role of color (Apr 2012)
item Formation of the unusual semivolatile Diterpene Rhizathalene by the Arabidopsis Class I Terpene Synthase TPS08 in the root stele is involved in defense against belowground herbivory (Mar 2012)
item Induced release of a plant-defense volatile 'deceptively' attracts insect vectors to plants infected with a bacterial pathogen (Mar 2012)
item Monitoring grape berry moth (Paralobesia vitianna: Lepidoptera) in commercial vineyards using a host plant based synthetic lure (Dec 2011)
item Synthesis of the Caeliferins, elicitors of plant immune responses: accessing Lipophilic natural products via cross metathesis (Oct 2011)
item Rapidly induced chemical defenses in maize stems and their effects on short-term growth of Ostrinia nubilalis (Sep 2011)
item Resistance monitoring of Heliothis virescens to pyramided cotton varieties with a hydrateable, artificial cotton leaf bioassay (Jul 2011)
item Fragrance composition of Dendrophylax lindenii (Orchidaceae) using novel technique applied in situ (Jun 2011)
item An aeroponic culture system for the study of root herbivory on Arabidopsis thaliana (Apr 2011)
item New approach for the study of mite reproduction: the first transcriptome analysis of a mite, Phytoseiulus persimilis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) (Feb 2011)
item Eavesdropping on plant volatiles by a specialist moth: significance of ratio and concentration (Feb 2011)
item Response of the small hive beetle (Aethina tumida) to a blend of chemicals identified from honeybee (Apis mellifera) volatiles (Sep 2005)
Last Modified: 9/20/2013
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