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1. New Postings on Web site:



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2. Publications in Last 5 Years:

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Lujo, S., E. Hartman, K. Norton, E. A. Pregmon, B. B. Rohde, and R. W. Mankin. 2016. Disrupting mating behavior of Diaphorina citri (Liviidae). Journal of Economic Entomol. doi: 10,1093/jee/tow202. mating behavior disruption paper [525 kB]


Njoroge, A. W., H. Affognon, C. Mutungi, B. Rohde, U. Richter, O. Hensel, and R. W. Mankin. 2016. Frequency and time pattern differences in acoustic signals produced by Prostephanus truncatus (Horn) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and Sitophilus zeamais (Motschulsky) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in stored maize. Journal of Stored Prod. Research 69: 31-40.  link to psyllid bioassay device  [2031 kB]

Pregmon, E. A., S. Lujo, K. Norton, E. Hartman, B. Rohde, and R. W. Mankin. 2016. A "walker" tool to place Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) adults at predetermined sites for bioassays of behavior in citrus (Sapindales: Rutaceae) trees. Fla. Entomol. 99: 308-310.  link to psyllid bioassay device  [351 kB]

Mankin, R. W., B. Rohde, and S. McNeill. 2016. Vibrational duetting mimics to trap and disrupt mating of the devastating Asian citrus psyllid insect pest. Proc. Meetings Acoustics 25: 010006.  link to vibrational mating disruption study  [1700 kB]

Mankin, R. W., B. Rohde, and S. McNeill. 2016. Disrupting psyllid mating to control HLB. Citrus Industry Magazine April 8, to vibrational mating disruption study  [447 kB]

Mankin, R. W., H. Y. Al-Ayedh, Y. Aldryhim. Y. and B. Rohde 2016. Acoustic detection of Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) and Oryctes elegans (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)in Phoenix dactylifera (Arecales: Arecacae) trees and offshoots in Saudi Arabian orchards. J. Econ. Entomol. 109: 622-628. link to saudi arabian rpw survey  [631 kB]

Zagvazdina, N. Y., T. M. Paris, B. J. Udell, M. Stanislauskas, S. McNeill, S. A. Allan, and R. W. Mankin. 2015. Effects of atmospheric pressure trends on calling, mate-seeking, and phototaxis of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae). Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 108: 762-770. link to stored product insects in subsaharan africa  [342 kB]

Kiobia, D. O., S. D. Tumbo, J. Cantillo, B. B. Rohde, P. K. Mallikarjunan, and R. W. Mankin.  2015. Characterization of sounds in maize produced by internally feeding insects: investigations to develop inexpensive devices for detection of Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in small-scale storage facilities in sub-Saharan Africa. Fla. Entomol. 98: to stored product insects in subsaharan africa  [343 kB]

Jalinas, J., B. Guerri-Agullo, R. W. Mankin, R. Lopez-Follana, and L. V. Lopez-Llorca. 2015. Acoustic assessment of Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Clavicipitaceae) effects on Rhynchophorus ferrugineus(Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) larval activity and mortality. J. Econ. Entomol. 108: to effects of Beauveria bassiana on red palm weevil sounds  [855 kB]

Mankin, R. W., B. Rohde, E. Heatherington, and S. McNeill. 2014. Responses of Asian citrus psyllids to substrate-borne vibrational communication signals.. J. Citrus Pathol. 1: to asian citrus psyllid vibrational communic proceedings  [265 kB]

Mankin, R. W., and B. Rohde. 2014. Differently abled in entomology. Am. Entomol. 60: 154-155. link to entomologists with disabilities paper [98 kB]

Dosunmu, O. G., N. J. Herrick, M. Haseeb, R. L. Hix, and R. W. Mankin. 2014. Acoustic detectability of Rhynchophorus cruentatus (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae). Fla. Entomol. 97: to palmetto weevil detectability paper [514 kB]

Smith, M., B. Hendrix, N. Y. Su, S. S. Quisenberry, W. H. Hendrix III, R. W. Mankin, B. Rohde, V. R. Lewis, and C. H. Kuniyoshi. 2014.  Instant symposium: Connecting with the world's best talent: Attracting and retaining diverse entomologists. Am. Entomol. 60: 146-159. link to entomologists with disabilities paper  [815 kB]

Mankin, R. W., D. W. Hagstrum, C. Nansen, and W. G. Meikle. 2014. Almond moth oviposition patterns in continuous layers of peanuts. J. Stored Prod Research 50: to almond moth egg laying distribution paper [1,123 kB]

Athreya, K., T. Conway, C. Didion, B. Duerstock, I. Durre, A. Foreman, A. Gates, N. Krogman, G. Machlis, R. Megginson, D. Nelson, J. Oppenheim, E. Penn, J. Rogers, L. Velazquez, and R. Mankin. 2014. Scientific diversity interventions-comments. Science 343: to Science Forum comments [152 kB]

Mankin, R. W., B. B. Rohde, S. A. McNeill, T. M. Paris, N. I. Zagvazdina, and S. Greenfeder. 2013. Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) responses to microcontroller-buzzer communication signals of potential use in vibration traps. Fla. Entomol. 96: 1546-1555.   link to ACP vibration trap microcontroller  [710  kB]

Paris, T. M., B. B. Rohde, S. A. Allan, R. W. Mankin, and P. A. Stansly.2013. Synchronized rearing of mated and unmated Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) of known age. Fla. Entomol. 96: 1631-1634.   link to ACP rearing  [332  kB]

Agha, M. K., Lee, W. S., Wang, C,Mankin R. W., Bliznyuk, N., and Bucklin R. A.2013. Determination of degree of infestation of triticale seed using NIR spectroscopy, ASABE paper no. 131592957 in 2013 American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International Meeting, July 21-24, 2013, Kansas City, MO.   link to Near Infrared detection of rice weevil  [349  kB]

Rohde, B., T. M. Paris, E. M. Heatherington, D. G. Hall, and R. W. Mankin. 2013.  Responses of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) to conspecific vibrational signals and synthetic mimics. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 106: 392-399,    link to red palm weevil / cruentatus paper  [571  kB]

Herrick, N. J., R. W. Mankin, O. G. Dosunmu, and M. T. K. Kairo.  2013.  Ecology and detection of the red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), and related weevils for the protection of palm tree species in the United States, pp. 269-283 In Palm pest Mediterranean Conference, January 16-18, 2013, Nice France.    link to red palm weevil / cruentatus paper  [744  kB]


Lampson, B. D., Y. J. Han, A. Khalilian, J. Greene, R. W. Mankin, and E. G. Foreman. 2013.  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. Comp. Elec. Agric. 91: 154-159.    link to stink bug detection paper  [254  kB]

Herrick, N. J., and R. W. Mankin. 2012.  Acoustical detection of early instar Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Canary Island date palm, Phoenix canariensis (Arecales: Arecaceae). Fla. Entomol. 95: 983-990.    link to RPW early instar detection paper  [454  kB]

Zych, A. F.,  R. W. Mankin, J. F. Gillooly, and E. Foreman 2012. Stridulation by Jadera haematoloma (Hemiptera: Rhopalidae): Production mechanism and associated behaviors. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 105:118-127.    link to Rhopalid stridulation paper  [758  kB]

Mankin, R. W.  2012. Applications of acoustics in insect pest management. CAB Reviews 7: 001.    link to acoustic trapping-ipm paper  [85  kB]


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