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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

15-16-17 was a female vocal trio formed in 1974 in the UK, although they came from Jamaica. The line-up consisted of Sonia Williams, Christine McNabb and her sister Wraydette McNabb. ...

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Effect of Temperature on Development, Fecundity, and Life Table Parameters of Encarsia citrina Craw (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), a Parasitoid of Euonymus Scale, Unaspis euonymi (Comstock), and Quadraspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock) (Homoptera: Diaspididae)

Deepak Matadha, George C. Hamilton and James H. Lashomb.

in Environmental Entomology

October 2004; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4275 words.

The development, reproduction, and life history of Encarsia citrina Craw were studied in the laboratory on San Jose scale, Quadraspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock), at constant temperatures...

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Development, Survivorship, and Reproduction of Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Under Constant and Alternating Temperatures

G. K. Mironidis and M. Savopoulou-Soultani.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2008; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7173 words.

Laboratory studies were conducted to assess the effect of temperature on the survival, development, fecundity, and longevity of Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) at 11 constant temperatures...

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Study on the Biology of Calidea spp. (Heteroptera: Scutelleridae), an Insect Pest of Jatropha curcas in South-Sudanian Zone of Burkina Faso

Younous Wakaï Djimmy and Souleymane Nacro.

in Annals of the Entomological Society of America

May 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5184 words.

Jatropha curcas Linné is a nonedible oleaginous plant in the family Euphorbiaceae. Its seeds provide oil for industrial use, such as biofuels, and contribute to the livelihoods...

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How Far Can the Palm Weevil, Rhynchophorus vulneratus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), Fly?

M. S. Hoddle and C. D. Hoddle.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

April 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5334 words.

The palm weevil, Rhynchophorus vulneratus, is native to Southeast Asia and was recovered from an infested Canary Islands date palm in Laguna Beach, California, USA, in 2010. The detection...

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A Mixture of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis With Xenorhabdus nematophila-Cultured Broth Enhances Toxicity Against Mosquitoes Aedes albopictus and Culex pipiens pallens (Diptera: Culicidae)

Youngjin Park, Jin Kyo Jung and Yonggyun Kim.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5210 words.

Xenorhabdus and Photorhabdus spp. (Enterobacteriaceae) can synthesize and release secondary metabolites that play crucial roles in their pathogenicity by suppressing the...

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Dynamic Effects of Initial pH of Substrate on Biological Growth and Metamorphosis of Black Soldier Fly (Diptera: Stratiomyidae)

Junhua Ma, Yanyan Lei, Kashif ur Rehman, Ziniu Yu, Jibin Zhang, Wu Li, Qing Li, Jeffery K Tomberlin and Longyu Zheng.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5835 words.

Abstract

Edible insects have become a recognized alternative and sustainable source of high-quality proteins and fats for livestock or human consumption. In...

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Biology of Macrocentrus iridescens (Hymenoptera: Braconidae): A Parasitoid of the Obliquebanded Leafroller (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)

Rodrigo Krugner, Kent M. Daane, Andrew B. Lawson and Glenn Y. Yokota.

in Environmental Entomology

April 2005; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5274 words.

Macrocentrus iridescens French is a polyembryonic parasitoid with a wide host and geographic range in North America. In a survey of California pistachio orchards, M. iridescensnull...

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Identification of Cotton Fleahopper (Hemiptera: Miridae) Host Plants in Central Texas and Compendium of Reported Hosts in the United States

J. F. Esquivel and S. V. Esquivel.

in Environmental Entomology

June 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4109 words.

The cotton fleahopper, Pseudatomoscelis seriatus (Reuter), is an early-season pest of developing cotton in Central Texas and other regions of the Cotton Belt. Cotton fleahopper populations...

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Host Plants of the Tarnished Plant Bug (Heteroptera: Miridae) in Central Texas

J. F. Esquivel and S. V. Mowery.

in Environmental Entomology

August 2007; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3188 words.

The tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris (Palisot de Beauvois), has taken on added importance as a pest of cotton in the Cotton Belt after successful eradication efforts for the boll...

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Direct Sampling of Resting Codling Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) Adults in Apple Tree Canopies and Surrounding Habitats

David L. Epstein, James R. Miller, Matthew J. Grieshop, Lukasz L. Stelinski and Larry J. Gut.

in Environmental Entomology

June 2011; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5117 words.

Field investigations were conducted to determine the resting locations of codling moth (Cydia pomonella [L.]) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) males and females in mating disrupted and...

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Measuring the Impact of Biotic Factors on Populations of Immature Emerald Ash Borers (Coleoptera: Buprestidae)

Jian J. Duan, Michael D. Ulyshen, Leah S. Bauer, Juli Gould and Roy Van Driesche.

in Environmental Entomology

October 2010; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7433 words.

Cohorts of emerald ash borer larvae, Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire, were experimentally established in July of 2008 on healthy green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica) trees in two wooded plots...

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Adoption of Pest Management Practices by Vegetable Growers: A Case Study

Dudley T. Smith, Marvin K. Harris and T.-X Liu.

in American Entomologist

October 2002; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

In 1990, 10 years after research and Extension IPM programs were initiated for vegetables in Texas, the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) began assessing grower practices from...

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Infection of Aquatic Insects with Trematode Metacercariae Carrying Ehrlichia risticii, the Cause of Potomac Horse Fever

in Journal of Medical Entomology

July 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3241 words.

We provide evidence of Ehrlichia risticii Holland, the agent of Potomac horse fever, in trematode stages found in aquatic insects collected from a pasture stream in northern California,...

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Life Table of Paederus fuscipes (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae)

in Journal of Medical Entomology

May 2012; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4140 words.

The life history characteristics of the rove beetle Paederus fuscipes Curtis were studied under laboratory conditions using three field strains from Malaysia: Desa Wawasan (DW), Sri Pinang...

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Mosquito Fauna in Water-Holding Containers with Emphasis on Dengue Vectors (Diptera: Culicidae) in Chungho, Taipei County, Taiwan

in Journal of Medical Entomology

July 1999; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 2763 words.

A survey was conducted to characterize the mosquito fauna in water-holding containers in residential and open areas with emphasis on Aedes albopictus Skuse, and to determine the prevalence...

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Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae): Physiological Aspects of Development and Reproduction

in Journal of Medical Entomology

July 2001; p ublished online September 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3676 words.

Basic ecophysiological data are presented on the development and reproduction of Aedes albopictus (Skuse) that were reared and maintained at four temperatures between 12 and 32°C. Median...

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Reproduction-Longevity Trade-Off in Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae)

in Journal of Medical Entomology

September 2010; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 5151 words.

Reduced survival and future reproduction due to of current reproduction is a trade-off known as the cost of reproduction. Surprisingly, only a few studies have assessed the cost of...

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