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Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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Effects of Open Marsh Water Management on Numbers of Larval Salt Marsh Mosquitoes

in Journal of Medical Entomology

November 2009; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4563 words.

Open marsh water management (OMWM) is a commonly used approach to manage salt marsh mosquitoes than can obviate the need for pesticide application and at the same time, partially restore...

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Seasonal Activity, Size, and Parity of Culicoides occidentalis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in a Coastal Southern California Salt Marsh

in Journal of Medical Entomology

May 2003; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 1959 words.

Adult female Culicoides occidentalis Wirth and Jones were collected in a coastal salt marsh habitat in southern California over a period of 15 mo using CO2-baited suction traps. Adults were...

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Ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) on Wild Marsh-Deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) from Southeast Brazil: Infestations Before and After Habitat Loss

in Journal of Medical Entomology

May 2003; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4570 words.

The lake from Porto-Primavera hydroelectric power station inundated an area of 2,200 km2 at the border of São Paulo and Mato-Grosso do Sul States, Brazil. Infestations by ticks were...

Seasonal Variation of North American Form of Gigantolaelaps mattogrossensis (Acari: Laelapidae) on Marsh Rice Rat in Southern Coastal Texas

in Journal of Medical Entomology

January 2007; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 2584 words.

The ectoparasites of a small mammal community within an intertidal zone in the upper Gulf coast region of Texas were studied to assess the seasonal variation in abundances of the mite Gigan...

The Impact of the Carrot Rust Fly and Carrot Weevil Integrated Pest Management Program on the Ground-Dwelling Beetle Complex in Commercial Carrot Fields at the Holland Marsh, Ontario, Canada

Jason Lemay, Zachariah Telfer, Cynthia Scott-Dupree and Mary Ruth McDonald.

in Environmental Entomology

August 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5702 words.

Abstract

Carrot rust fly (CRF), Psila rosae (Fabricius, 1794) (Psilidae: Diptera) and carrot weevil (CW), Listronotus oregonensis (Le Conte, 1857)...

Effects of food concentration on the reproductive capacity of the invasive freshwater calanoid copepod Arctodiaptomus dorsalis (Marsh, 1907) in the Philippines

Dino T Tordesillas, Princess M F Paredes, Kyle P E Villaruel, Clarisse A A M Queneri, Jennete L Rico, Syuhei Ban and Rey D S Papa.

in Journal of Crustacean Biology

January 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Invertebrates. 4153 words.

Abstract

The relationship between food concentration and reproductive capability has been reported for many copepods. Such information can indirectly provide...

Repellency of IR3535, KBR3023, para-menthane-3,8-diol, and Deet to Black Salt Marsh Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in the Everglades National Park

in Journal of Medical Entomology

November 2002; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 2805 words.

IR3535, KBR3023, para-menthane-3,8-diol (PMD), and deet were evaluated in controlled studies with human subjects (n = 5) for repellency to black salt marsh mosquitoes (Ochlerotatus...

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Effects of Heat-Sensitive Agents, Soil Type, Moisture, and Leaf Surface on Persistence of Anticarsia gemmatalis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Nucleopolyhedrovirus

F. Peng, J. R. Fuxa, A. R. Richter and S. J. Johnson.

in Environmental Entomology

April 1999; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5043 words.

In a laboratory experiment, persistence of Anticarsia gemmatalis Hübner nucleopolyhedrovirus (AgNPV) was significantly lower in marsh soil than in agricultural soil. AgNPV was inactivated...

Divergent Egg Physiologies in Two Closely Related Grasshopper Species: Taeniopoda eques versus Romalea microptera (Orthoptera: Romaleidae)

Timothy W. Stauffer, John D. Hatle and Douglas W. Whitman.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2011; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7369 words.

We compared egg survivorship and egg development time at different soil moistures for two closely related grasshopper species from divergent habitats: marsh-inhabiting Romalea microptera...

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Carbohydrate-Based Mosquito Control: A Field Test of the Concept

B. R. Pittendrigh, H. Laskowski, G. O’Shea, A. Larsen and R. Wolfe.

in Environmental Entomology

April 2001; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4582 words.

We tested the concept of using a carbohydrate-based mosquito control method on saltmarsh mosquitoes. In laboratory trials, xanthan gum, a type of carbohydrate gum thickener, killed both...

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Seven-Year Evaluation of Insecticide Tools for Emerald Ash Borer in Fraxinus pennsylvanica (Lamiales: Oleaceae) Trees

Emily N Bick, Nora J Forbes, Christopher Haugen, Grant Jones, Shawn Bernick and Fredric Miller.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5298 words.

Abstract

Emerald ash borer (EAB), Agrilus planipennis (Fairmaire; Coleoptera: Buprestidae), is decimating ash trees (Fraxinus spp.) in North America....

Host Selection and Feeding Preference of Agrilus planipennis (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) on Ash (Fraxinus spp.)

Deepa S. Pureswaran and Therese M. Poland.

in Environmental Entomology

June 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5023 words.

We studied the host selection behavior and feeding preference of the emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). A. planipennis is an exotic forest insect...

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Larval Adaptation of the Endangered Maritime Ringlet Coenonympha tullia nipisiquit McDonnough (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) to a Saline Wetland Habitat

M. Sei.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2004; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4897 words.

The rare maritime ringlet butterfly (Coenonympha tullia nipisiquit McDonnough), which inhabits salt marshes in maritime Canada, experiences tidal flooding throughout its development. Its...

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Flower Phenology and Pollen Choice of Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) in Central Virginia

Mark E. Kraemer and Françoise D. Favi.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2005; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 8157 words.

Interest in native bees as alternative pollinators of agricultural crops has greatly increased in recent years. These bees do not produce honey but are often excellent pollinators, not...

Effects of Age and Host Number on Reproductive Biology of Allorhogas pyralophagus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Attacking the Mexican Rice Borer (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)

Jacque L. Harbison, Jesusa Crisostomo Legaspi, Stephanie L. Fabritius, R. R. Saldaña, B. C. Legaspi and A. Enkegaard.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2001; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3696 words.

Laboratory studies were conducted to determine the effects of parasitoid age and number of hosts available on selected attributes of parasitoid reproduction. Newly emerged mated females of...

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Endoparasitoid Assemblage of the Pea Leafminer, Liriomyza huidobrensis (Diptera: Agromyzidae), in Southern Ontario

C. A. Bahlai, S. A. Goodfellow, D. E. Stanley-horn and R. H. Hallett.

in Environmental Entomology

April 2006; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4553 words.

The pea leafminer, Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) (Diptera: Agromyzidae), is an important pest of leafy greens in the Holland Marsh, Bradford, Ontario, and was first discovered in this...

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Effect of Organic and Inorganic Landscape Mulches on Subterranean Termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) Foraging Activity

Catherine E. Long, Barbara L. Thorne, Nancy L. Breisch and Larry W. Douglass.

in Environmental Entomology

October 2001; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3298 words.

This research investigated whether organic and inorganic landscape mulches, which buffer soils against temperature extremes and desiccation, create conditions conducive to subterranean...

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Take Me to Your Leader: Does Early Successional Nonhost Vegetation Spatially Inhibit Pissodes strobi (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)?

Jordan M. Koopmans, Honey-marie C. De La Giroday, B. Staffan Lindgren and Brian H. Aukema.

in Environmental Entomology

August 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5690 words.

The spatial influences of host and nonhost trees and shrubs on the colonization patterns of white pine weevil Pissodes strobi (Peck) were studied within a stand of planted interior hybrid...

Biotic and Abiotic Factors Affect Green Ash Volatile Production and Emerald Ash Borer Adult Feeding Preference

Yigen Chen and Therese M. Poland.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5944 words.

The emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire (Coleoptera: Buprestidae), is an exotic woodborer first detected in 2002 in Michigan and Ontario and is threatening the ash resource in...

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Aerial Ultra-Low-Volume Application of Naled: Impact on Nontarget Imperiled Butterfly Larvae (Cyclargus thomasi bethunebakeri) and Efficacy Against Adult Mosquitoes (Aedes taeniorhynchus)

H. Zhong, L. J. Hribar, J. C. Daniels, M. A. Feken, C. Brock and M. D. Trager.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2010; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7993 words.

We assessed the exposure and acute toxicity of naled, applied aerially as an ultra-low-volume spray for mosquito control, on late instar larvae of the Miami blue (Cyclargus thomasi...