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A 5-Year Study of the Adult Flight Periodicity of 27 Caddisfly (Trichoptera) Species in Forest and Meadow Habitats of a First-Order Lower Michigan (USA) Stream

David C. Houghton.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7660 words.

Life cycles of 27 caddisfly species were estimated from weekly adult flight periodicity data during 2010–2014 from a forest and a meadow site of a small stream in northern Lower Michigan....

“A severe stinging and much fatigue” –Frank Benton and his 1881 search for Apis dorsata

James P. Strange.

in American Entomologist

April 2001; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

ABAMECTIN AND THIAMETHOXAM FORMULATIONS FOR CONTROL OF TWOSPOTTED SPIDER MITE IN STRAWBERRY, 2011

James F. Price and Curtis A. Nagle.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2012; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

Abbot, Charles (1761–1817), botanist and entomologist

Enid Slatter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Entomology; Botany. 644 words.

Abbot, Charles (1761–1817), botanist and entomologist, was born on 24 March 1761. He was educated at Winchester College and matriculated at New College, Oxford, in 1779, gaining his BA in...

Abdominal Color of the Asian Citrus Psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) Is Associated with Flight Capabilities

Xavier Martini, Angelique Hoyte and Lukasz L. Stelinski.

in Annals of the Entomological Society of America

July 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

We examined the propensity for flight initiation and flight capability of the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, Hemiptera: Liviidae) with a flight mill. We measured...

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Abdominal Pericardial Sinus: A Neurohemal Site in the Tsetse and Other Cyclorraphan Flies

in Journal of Medical Entomology

November 2003; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4057 words.

An ultrastructural study of the heart of the tsetse fly, Glossina morsitans, and of several other species of cyclorraphan flies revealed that the ventral region of the heart of adult flies...

Ability for Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) to Survive at the Climatic Limits of Its Potential Range in Eastern Australia

in Journal of Medical Entomology

September 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 5983 words.

Aedes albopictus (Skuse) is one of the most invasive mosquito species in the world and has infested islands in the Torres Strait, off the northern coast of Australia since at...

Ability of 4-Poster Passive Topical Treatment Devices for Deer to Sustain Low Population Levels of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) After Integrated Tick Management in a Residential Landscape

in Journal of Medical Entomology

September 2008; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3293 words.

In a recent study, the combined use of 4-Posters and Maxforce TMS bait boxes along with a barrier application of deltamethrin resulted in accelerated control of Ixodes scapularis Say by...

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Ability of Black Soldier Fly (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) Larvae to Recycle Food Waste

Trinh T. X. Nguyen, Jeffery K. Tomberlin and Sherah Vanlaerhoven.

in Environmental Entomology

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 2978 words.

Accumulation of organic wastes, especially in livestock facilities, can be a potential pollution issue. The black soldier fly, Hermetia illucens L. (Diptera: Stratiomyidae), can consume a...

Ability of Cellulose Acetate and Polyacrylamide Enzyme Electrophoresis to Separate 13 Species of Phlebotomine Sand Flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) from Venezuela

in Journal of Medical Entomology

July 2001; p ublished online September 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3380 words.

The detection of cryptic species by biochemical methods indicates that within the phlebotomine fauna morphological data are not always adequate for species diagnosis. Cellulose acetate and...

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Ability of Newly Emerged Adult Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) Mosquitoes to Exit Belowground Stormwater Treatment Systems via Lateral Conveyance Pipes

in Journal of Medical Entomology

March 2012; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3979 words.

Culex quinquefasciatus Say mosquitoes flourish in belowground stormwater systems in the southern United States. Recent evidence suggests that oviposition-site-seeking females...

Ability of Resident Ants to Destruct Small Colonies of Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Asha Rao and S. Bradleigh Vinson.

in Environmental Entomology

June 2004; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 6867 words.

The ant Solenopsis invicta Buren has spread across the United States and is reported to have significantly reduced the diversity of the native ants. Much of this spread is occurring on land...

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Ability of Selected Kenyan Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) Species to Transmit West Nile Virus Under Laboratory Conditions

in Journal of Medical Entomology

November 2011; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3368 words.

West Nile virus (WNV) is currently active in Kenya as evidenced by the detection of antibodies in birds bled as part of an avian influenza surveillance program in 2009. Although WNV has...

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The Ability of Selected Pupal Parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) to Locate Stable Fly Hosts in a Soiled Equine Bedding Substrate

Jimmy B. Pitzer, Phillip E. Kaufman, Christopher J. Geden and Jerome A. Hogsette.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2011; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4731 words.

The ability of Spalangia cameroni Perkins, Spalangia endius Walker, and Muscidifurax raptorellus Kogan and Legner to locate and attack stable fly hosts was evaluated under laboratory...

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Ability of Transstadially Infected Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae) to Transmit West Nile Virus to Song Sparrows or Western Fence Lizards

in Journal of Medical Entomology

March 2007; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4809 words.

The hypothesis that Ixodes pacificus Cooley & Kohls (Acari: Ixodidae) may serve as a reservoir and vector of West Nile virus (family Flaviviridae, genus Flavivirus, WNV) in California was...

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Ability of Trypanosome-Infected Tsetse Flies (Diptera: Glossinidae) to Acquire an Infection with a Second Trypanosome Species

in Journal of Medical Entomology

November 2005; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 2187 words.

The epidemiology of human and animal trypanosomiasis is determined to a large extent by the number of infected tsetse flies in a specific area. In the field, a substantial proportion of...

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Ability of Unfed Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae) to Survive a Second Winter as Adults in Manitoba, Canada, Near the Northern Limit of Their Range

Matthew E. M. Yunik, Terry D. Galloway and L. Robbin Lindsay.

in Journal of Medical Entomology

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3738 words.

One thousand seven hundred unfed field-collected adult Dermacentor variabilis (Say) were overwintered in 34 outdoor enclosures near the northern limit of their distribution in Manitoba,...

Abiotic Parameters and Diel and Seasonal Activity of Borrelia-Infected and Uninfected Ixodes persulcatus (Acarina: Ixodidae)

in Journal of Medical Entomology

January 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3364 words.

During the 1997 season of Ixodes persulcatus Schulze tick activity, 579 specimens were collected by flagging in the vicinity of St. Petersburg (Morskaja, Lisy Nos). Collections were made...

Abraham Merritt's The Drone: a Forgotten Classic of Entomological Fantasy

J. R. Coelho.

in American Entomologist

April 2006; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

Abridged Life Tables for Cephalonomia stephanoderis and Prorops nasuta (Hymenoptera: Bethylidae) Parasitoids of Hypothenemus hampei (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) Reared on Artificial Diet

Maribel Portilla and Michael Grodowitz.

in Journal of Insect Science

P ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5573 words.

Abstract

Biological aspects and demographic parameters of Cephalonomia stephanoderis Betrem (Hymenoptera: Bethylidae) and Prorops nasuta Waterston...