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Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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Braconid Wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Diversity in Forest Plots Under Different Silvicultural Methods

in Environmental Entomology

December 1999; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4914 words.

Braconid wasps were used as an indicator group to test the hypothesis that the degree of disturbance in silvicultural treatments will change the total abundance and composition of species....

Apis cerana Is Less Sensitive to Most Neonicotinoids, Despite of Their Smaller Body Mass

Meng Yue, Shudong Luo, Jialin Liu and Jie Wu.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3525 words.

Abstract

Multiple stressors and interaction between them may be responsible for the decline of global pollinators. Among them, exposure to neonicotinoids has...

Rapid Inventory of the Ant Assemblage in a Temperate Hardwood Forest: Species Composition and Assessment of Sampling Methods

Aaron M. Ellison, Sydne Record, Alexander Arguello and Nicholas J. Gotelli.

in Environmental Entomology

August 2007; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7024 words.

Ants are key indicators of ecological change, but few studies have investigated how ant assemblages respond to dramatic changes in vegetation structure in temperate forests. Pests and...

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Diapause Induction in Apolygus lucorum and Adelphocoris suturalis (Hemiptera: Miridae) in Northern China

Hongqiang Feng, Peiyu Chen, Guoping Li, Feng Qiu and Xianru Guo.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2012; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4471 words.

With widespread planting of Bt cotton and an associated reduction in the use of broad-spectrum insecticides, the mirid bugs Apolygus lucorum (Meyer-Dür) and Adelphocoris suturalis Jakovlev...

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Comparative Proteomic Analysis of Hemocyanins in Dinocras cephalotes and Perla marginata (Plecoptera)

V. Amore, M. A. Puig García, A. M. Timperio, G. Egidi, N. Ubero-Pascal and R. Fochetti.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2011; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3234 words.

Hemocyanins are large oligomeric respiratory proteins found in many arthropods and mollusks. The overall expression of hemocyanin mRNA, revealed by studies on Plecoptera hemocyanin...

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Molecular Identification of an Invasive Wood-Boring Insect Lyctus brunneus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae: Lyctinae) Using Frass by Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification and Nested PCR Assays

Tatsuya Ide, Natsumi Kanzaki, Wakako Ohmura and Kimiko Okabe.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3221 words.

Lyctus brunneus (Stephens) is one of the most destructive and worldwide invasive pests of seasoned woods for wooden products. This and other pest Lyctus species have had their...

Comparative Dispersal of Trichogramma evanescens and Trichogramma pretiosum (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) in Relation to Environmental Conditions

François Fournier and Guy Boivin.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2000; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5557 words.

Insect parasitoids have to disperse to locate host habitat and host, and individuals of small species, such as egg parasitoids, are expected to be very sensitive to climatic conditions...

Canyon Drift and Dispersion of Bacillus thuringiensis and Its Effects on Select Nontarget Lepidopterans in Utah

Wayne H. Whaley, John Anhold and G. Bruce Schaalje.

in Environmental Entomology

June 1998; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

A study was conducted to determine the effects of Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner var. kurstaki drift on 2 lepidopteran species, Incisalia fotis Strecker and Callophrys sheridanii W. H....

Combining Tpi and CO1 Genetic Markers to Discriminate Invasive Helicoverpa armigera From Local Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Populations in the Southeastern United States

Rodney N. Nagoshi, Todd M. Gilligan and Julieta Brambila.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

October 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 6679 words.

The recent establishment of the Old World pest Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) into South America has had significant economic consequences and places the rest of the hemisphere at risk,...

Estimating Populations of Grain Beetles Using Probe Traps in Wheat-Filled Concrete Silos

Michael D. Toews, Thomas W. Phillips and Mark E. Payton.

in Environmental Entomology

June 2005; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5286 words.

Probe traps are sensitive tools for detecting populations of beetles in stored grain, but their use for estimating insect density in concrete silos has not been established. Populations of...

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Changes in Orchid Bee Communities Across Forest-Agroecosystem Boundaries in Brazilian Atlantic Forest Landscapes

Willian Moura De Aguiar, Silvia H. Sofia, Gabriel A. R. Melo and Maria Cristina Gaglianone.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4954 words.

Deforestation has dramatically reduced the extent of Atlantic Forest cover in Brazil. Orchid bees are key pollinators in neotropical forest, and many species are sensitive to anthropogenic...

Development of Multiplex Nested PCR for Simultaneous Detection of Ectoparasitic Fungi Laboulbeniopsis termitarius and Antennopsis gallica on Reticulitermes speratus (Blattodea: Rhinotermitidae)

I Guswenrivo, S P Tseng, C C Scotty Yang and T Yoshimura.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4680 words.

Abstract

Laboulbeniopsis termitarius (Thaxt) and Antennopsis gallica (Buchli and Heim) are two of the most common ectoparasitic fungi found on the...

Determination of Sensitive Stage for Switching Migrant Oriental Armyworms Into Residents

Lei Zhang, Xing-Fu Jiang and Li-Zhi Luo.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2008; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4925 words.

The sensitive stage for switching migrant oriental armyworm, Mythimna separata (Walker), into residents was determined under the stresses of starvation and cold (5°C) in a laboratory...

Overwintering in the Bamboo Mosquito Tripteroides bambusa (Diptera: Culicidae) During a Warm, But Unpredictably Changing, Winter

Luis Fernando Chaves, Jiun-Yu Jian and Kazuhiko Moji.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7796 words.

Abstract

The bamboo mosquito, Tripteroides bambusa (Yamada) (Diptera: Culicidae), is a common insect across forested landscapes in Japan. Several studies have...

Photoperiodic Induction of Reproductive Diapause in the Predators Nabis americoferus and Nabis roseipennis (Heteroptera: Nabidae)

K. V. Yeargan and W. E. Barney.

in Annals of the Entomological Society of America

January 1996; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

The predators Nabis americoferus (Carayon) and N. roseipennis Reuter are common in several agroecosystems and overwinter as adults. Studying females, we found that the critical photoperiod...

Effects of Food Deprivation on Host Feeding and Parasitism of Whitefly Parasitoids

Lian-Sheng Zang and Tong-Xian Liu.

in Environmental Entomology

June 2010; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4509 words.

Most whitefly parasitoids kill whiteflies in one of two ways, by piercing the whitefly body with the ovipositor and laying an egg or by piercing the body and feeding on host fluids. The...

Ground Arthropods as Potential Indicators of Flooding Regime in the Riparian Forest of the Middle Rio Grande, New Mexico

Jean-Luc E. Cartron, Manuel C. Molles, Jennifer F. Schuetz, Clifford S. Crawford and Clifford N. Dahm.

in Environmental Entomology

October 2003; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5423 words.

In 2001 and 2002, we pit trapped arthropods at eight riparian forest sites along the middle Rio Grande, four characterized by flooding in some years (flood sites) and four others where...

Responses of Arthropods to Large-Scale Manipulations of Dead Wood in Loblolly Pine Stands of the Southeastern United States

Michael D. Ulyshen and James L. Hanula.

in Environmental Entomology

August 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4655 words.

Large-scale experimental manipulations of dead wood are needed to better understand its importance to animal communities in managed forests. In this experiment, we compared the abundance,...

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Seasonal Phenology and Monitoring of the Non-Native Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Soybean

Anne L. Nielsen, George C. Hamilton and Peter W. Shearer.

in Environmental Entomology

April 2011; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4543 words.

The introduction of an invasive species into an agroecosystem can alter both the interspecies dynamics and existing management practices. In the area of introduction, seasonality of...

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A Nonlethal Method to Examine Non-Apis Bees for Mark-Capture Research

Natalie K Boyle, Amber D Tripodi, Scott A Machtley, James P Strange, Theresa L Pitts-Singer and James R Hagler.

in Journal of Insect Science

P ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5331 words.

Abstract

Studies of bee movement and activities across a landscape are important for developing an understanding of their behavior and their ability to...