Submissions from 2020

Postmortem detection of bluetongue and epizootic hemorrhagic disease viruses in the bone marrow of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), Michael E. Becker, Sean Healy, Will Forbes, Jonathan Roberts, James Lacour, and Lane D. Foil

Prospective Study of Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease Virus and Bluetongue Virus Transmission in Captive Ruminants, Michael E. Becker, Jonathan Roberts, Megan E. Schroeder, Glen Gentry, and Lane D. Foil

Sequence and transcript expression of the super-kdr locus of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans, L. N. Domingues, G. D. Solis, K. G. Bendele, L. D. Foil, A. A. Perez de Leon, and F. D. Guerrero

Laboratory Rearing of Culicoides stellifer (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae), a Suspected Vector of Orbiviruses in the United States, DInesh Erram, Nathan Burkett-Cadena, and Lane Foil

Investigating Plant Phenotype, Salinity, and Infestation by the Roseau Cane Scale as Factors in the Die-Back of Phragmites australis in the Mississippi River Delta, USA, Ian A. Knight, James T. Cronin, Madeline Gill, John A. Nyman, Blake E. Wilson, and Rodrigo Diaz

Evaluation of South American Rice Varieties for Resistance to Rice Delphacid: Potential Sources for Breeding Programs, Emily C. Kraus, Raul Guerra, and Michael J. Stout

Small-Molecule Inhibitors of Inward Rectifier Potassium (Kir) Channels Reduce Bloodmeal Feeding and Have Insecticidal Activity Against the Horn Fly (Diptera: Muscidae), Zhilin Li, Felix Guerrero, Adalberto A. Pérez de León, Lane D. Foil, and Daniel R. Swale

Pselaphotumulus, a new genus of pselaphine endemic to New Zealand (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae: Pselaphitae), Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

Phlebotomines (Diptera: Psychodidae) from a Urban Park of Belém, Pará State, Northern Brazil and Potential Implications in the Transmission of American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, Yetsenia D.V. Sánchez Uzcátegui, Thiago Vasconcelos Dos Santos, Fernando T. Silveira, Patricia K.S. Ramos, Eduardo José M. Dos Santos, Marinete M. Póvoa, and Lane Foil

Residual effects of termiticides on mortality of formosan subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) on substrates subjected to flooding, Rajani Sapkota, Michael J. Stout, and Gregg Henderson

Tropism, pathology, and transmission of equine parvovirus-hepatitis, Joy Ellen Tomlinson, Mason Jager, Alyssa Struzyna, Melissa Laverack, Lisa Ann Fortier, Edward Dubovi, Lane D. Foil, Peter D. Burbelo, Thomas J. Divers, and Gerlinde R. Van de Walle

Winter and spring conditions determine the production of the salvinia weevil mass rearing programme, Charles F. Wahl and Rodrigo Diaz

Reexamination of the Influence of Oebalus pugnax (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) Infestations on Rice Yield and Quality, Blake E. Wilson and Michael J. Stout

Submissions from 2019

Effects of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on rice-herbivore interactions are soil-dependent, Lina Bernaola and Michael J. Stout

Pyrethroid and organophosphate pesticide resistance in field populations of horn fly in Brazil, L. G. Brito, F. S. Barbieri, R. B. Rocha, A. P.L. Santos, R. R. Silva, E. S. Ribeiro, F. Guerrero, L. Foil, and M. C.S. Oliveira

Host preference of sweetpotato weevil, Cylas formicarius elegantulus (Summers): an example of Hopkins’ host-selection principle, Jie Chen, Michael J. Stout, Julien Beuzelin, Tara P. Smith, Don LaBonte, Jeff M. Murray, and Jeffrey A. Davis

Phenotypic plasticity in the cold tolerance of three populations of the salvinia weevil (Cyrtobagous salviniae) from Louisiana, USA, Allie Cozad, Rodrigo Diaz, and Christopher Mudge

Too Hot to Move: Temperatures during Transportation Might Reduce the Survival of Salvinia Weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), Lauren A. Cozad, Rodrigo Diaz, and Christopher R. Mudge

Impacts of long-term insecticide treatment regimes on skdr and kdr pyrethroid resistance alleles in horn fly field populations, Luísa N. Domingues, Felix D. Guerrero, and Lane D. Foil

Direct and Indirect Effects of Herbicides on Insect Herbivores in Rice, Oryza sativa, Emily C. Kraus and Michael J. Stout

Effects of defoliation on the resistance and tolerance of rice, Oryza sativa, to root injury by the rice water weevil, Lissorhoptrus oryzophilus, Emily C. Kraus and Michael J. Stout

Plant-mediated interactions among above-ground and below-ground life stages of a root-feeding weevil, Emily C. Kraus and Michael J. Stout

Seed treatment using methyl jasmonate induces resistance to rice water weevil but reduces plant growth in rice, Emily C. Kraus and Michael J. Stout

Inward rectifier potassium (Kir) channels mediate salivary gland function and blood feeding in the lone star tick, amblyomma americanum, Zhilin Li, Kevin R. Macaluso, Lane D. Foil, and Daniel R. Swale

Comparative Efficacies of Next-Generation Insecticides Against Yellow Stem Borer and Their Effects on Natural Enemies in Rice Ecosystem, Muhammad Matiar Rahaman and Michael Joseph Stout

Effects of exogenous methyl jasmonate and salicylic acid on rice resistance to Oebalus pugnax, Thais F. Stella de Freitas, Michael J. Stout, and Josué Sant'Ana

Efficacy of reduced rates of chlorantraniliprole seed treatment on insect pests of irrigated drill-seeded rice, James M. Villegas, Blake E. Wilson, and Michael J. Stout

Observation of Red Swamp Crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) Feeding Upon Giant Salvinia (Salvinia molesta), Charles F. Wahl and Rodrigo Diaz

Temperature-Dependent Development and Host Range of Crapemyrtle Bark Scale, Acanthococcus lagerstroemiae (Kuwana) (Hemiptera: Eriococcidae), Zinan Wang, Yan Chen, and Rodrigo Diaz

Thermal Tolerance and Prediction of Northern Distribution of the Crapemyrtle Bark Scale (Hemiptera: Eriococcidae), Zinan Wang, Yan Chen, and Rodrigo Diaz

Physiology of crapemyrtle bark scale, Acanthococcus lagerstroemiae (Kuwana), associated with seasonally altered cold tolerance, Zinan Wang, Yan Chen, Rodrigo Diaz, and Roger A. Laine

Submissions from 2018

Natural Colonization of Rice by Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Different Production Areas, Lina Bernaola, Grace Cange, Michael O. Way, Jeffrey Gore, Jarrod Hardke, and Michael Stout

Belowground inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi increases local and systemic susceptibility of rice plants to different pest organisms, Lina Bernaola, Marco Cosme, Raymond W. Schneider, and Michael Stout

Taxonomy of Calophya (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) Species Associated with Schinus terebinthifolia (Anacardiaceae), Daniel Burckhardt, James P. Cuda, Rodrigo Diaz, William Overholt, Patricia Prade, Dalva Luiz De Queiroz, Marcelo D. Vitorino, and Gregory S. Wheeler

Annotated Checklist of the Buprestidae (Coleoptera) from Louisiana, Christopher E. Carlton, Ted C. MacRae, Alexey K. Tishechkin, Victoria L. Bayless, and Wood Johnson

Effects of induced plant resistance on soybean looper (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in soybean, Xuan Chen, Arthur R. Richter, Michael J. Stout, and Jeffrey A. Davis

The assembled transcriptome of the adult horn fly, Haematobia irritans, Luisa N. Domingues, Felix D. Guerrero, Connor Cameron, Andrew Farmer, Kylie G. Bendele, and Lane D. Foil

Blue and Black Cloth Targets: Effects of Size, Shape, and Color on Stable Fly (Diptera: Muscidae) Attraction, Jerome A. Hogsette and Lane D. Foil

Recovery of horse fly populations in Louisiana marshes following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Claudia Husseneder, Jong Seok Park, and Lane D. Foil

Invasion of Nipponaclerda biwakoensis (Hemiptera: Aclerdidae) and Phragmites australis die-back in southern Louisiana, USA, Ian A. Knight, Blake E. Wilson, Madeline Gill, Leslie Aviles, James T. Cronin, John A. Nyman, Scott A. Schneider, and Rodrigo Diaz

The Bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) of Louisiana: An Updated, Annotated Checklist, Brittany E. Owens, Larry Allain, Eric C.Van Gorder, Janice L. Bossart, and Christopher E. Carlton

Two New Species of Bibloplectus Reitter (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae) from the Orlando Park Collection, Field Museum of Natural History, Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

Varietal resistance against the rice water weevil in field and greenhouse studies, Maisarah Mohamad Saad, Muhammad Matiar Rahaman, and Michael J. Stout

Changes in latitude: overwintering survival of two Lilioceris cheni (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) biotypes in Florida, Melissa C. Smith, William H. Overholt, Ellen C. Lake, Rodrigo Diaz, Veronica Manrique, Stephen Hight, Eric Rohrig, Carey R. Minteer, Gregory Wheeler, Min Rayamajhi, et al.

Host-Plant Resistance in Tomato, Michael J. Stout, Henok Kurabchew, and Germano Leão Demolin Leite

Development of an autodissemination strategy for the deployment of novel control agents targeting the common malaria mosquito, Anopheles quadrimaculatus say (Diptera: Culicidae), Daniel R. Swale, Zhilin Li, Jake Z. Kraft, Kristen Healy, Mei Liu, Connie M. David, Zhijun Liu, and Lane D. Foil

Submissions from 2017

Diversity and impact of herbivorous insects on Brazilian peppertree in Florida prior to release of exotic biological control agents, Ganesh P. Bhattarai, Rodrigo Diaz, Veronica Manrique, William W. Turechek, Lyle Buss, Bernardette Stange, and William A. Overholt

Development of Rice Stink Bug, Oebalus pugnax F.1, Nymphs on Rice Kernels and Effects of Nymphal Feeding on Rice Yields, Bryce D. Blackman and M. J. Stout

Occurrence of Amblyomma Americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) and human infection with ehrlichia chaffeensis in Wisconsin, 2008-2015, Megan Christenson, Xia Lee, Scott Larson, Diep Hoang Johnson, Julia Jensen, Megan Meller, Susan Paskewitz, and Lane Foil

Effect of rickettsia felis strain variation on infection, transmission, and fitness in the cat flea (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae), Sean P. Healy, Lisa D. Brown, Melena R. Hagstrom, Lane D. Foil, and Kevin R. Macaluso

Impact of Thiamethoxam Seed Treatment on Growth and Yield of Rice, Oryza sativa, S. K. Lanka, S. Senthil-Nathan, D. J. Blouin, and M. J. Stout

Comparative evaluation of development and reproductive capacity of two biotypes of lilioceris cheni (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), biological control agents of air potato (Dioscorea Bulbifera) in Florida, Veronica Manrique, Ellen C. Lake, Melissa C. Smith, Rodrigo Diaz, Carly Franko, Paul D. Pratt, Min B. Rayamajhi, and William A. Overholt

Diversity of arthropods in farmed wetlands in the Gulf of Mexico coastal plain and effects of detrital subsidies, Nathan Mercer, Michael D. Kaller, and Michael J. Stout

A New Species of Pseudactium Casey (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae) from Tennessee, USA, Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

Clarification of the Status of the Subgenus Planityphlus Park (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

Seven new species of Bibloplectus Reitter (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae) from Eastern United States with notes on distributions of previously described species, Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

Surveys in Argentina and Uruguay reveal Cyrtobagous salviniae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) populations adapted to survive temperate climates in southeastern USA, Alana Russell, Seth Johnson, Ximena Cibils, Fernando McKay, Lori Moshman, Paul Madeira, Zizah Blair, and Rodrigo Diaz

Anillinus alleni Sokolov and Carlton (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Trechinae: Bembidiini), a New Species from the Ozark Interior Highlands of Arkansas, USA, Igor M. Sokolov, Christopher E. Carlton, Larry E. Watrous, and Henry W. Robison

Role of inward rectifier potassium channels in salivary gland function and sugar feeding of the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster, Daniel R. Swale, Zhilin Li, Felix Guerrero, Adalberto A. Pérez De León, and Lane D. Foil

Integrating soil silicon amendment into management programs for insect pests of drill-seeded rice, James M. Villegas, Michael O. Way, Rebecca A. Pearson, and Michael J. Stout

Submissions from 2016

Biology and management of the Mexican rice borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) in rice in the United States, J. M. Beuzelin, B. E. Wilson, M. T. VanWeelden, A. Mészáros, M. O. Way, M. J. Stout, and T. E. Reagan

Transmission mechanisms of an emerging insect-borne rickettsial pathogen, Lisa D. Brown, Kaikhushroo H. Banajee, Lane D. Foil, and Kevin R. Macaluso

A fungal endophyte helps plants to tolerate root herbivory through changes in gibberellin and jasmonate signaling, Marco Cosme, Jing Lu, Matthias Erb, Michael Joseph Stout, Philipp Franken, and Susanne Wurst

Revision of Cyclocaccus Sharp (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Nitidulinae), Sadatomo Hisamatsu, Victoria M. Bayless, and Christopher E. Carlton

Genetically engineered yeast expressing a lytic peptide from bee venom (Melittin) kills symbiotic protozoa in the gut of Formosan subterranean termites, Claudia Husseneder, Jennifer R. Donaldson, and Lane D. Foil

Impact of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on population size and genetic structure of horse flies in Louisiana marshes, Claudia Husseneder, Jennifer R. Donaldson, and Lane D. Foil

Collecting in the Museum: New Species, Taxonomic Changes, and Range Extensions of Euplectite Pselaphinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) of the Southeastern United States, Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

Revision of Eutyphlus LeConte (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), with description of a new species and Phylogenetic placement within the tribe Trichonychini, Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

Galls induced by Calophya latiforceps (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) reduce leaf performance and growth of Brazilian peppertree, Patricia Prade, Rodrigo Diaz, Marcelo D. Vitorino, James P. Cuda, Prem Kumar, Barrett Gruber, and William A. Overholt

Crapemyrtle bark scale: A new threat for crapemyrtles, a popular landscape plant in the U.S, Zinan Wang, Yan Chen, Mengmeng Gu, Erfan Vafaie, Michael Merchant, and Rodrigo Diaz

A review of the tawny crazy ant, Nylanderia fulva, an emergent ant invader in the southern United States: Is biological control a feasible management option?, Zinan Wang, Lori Moshman, Emily C. Kraus, Blake E. Wilson, Namoona Acharya, and Rodrigo Diaz

Biological Control of the Invasive Weed Schinus terebinthifolia (Brazilian Peppertree): A Review of the Project with an Update on the Proposed Agents, Gregory S. Wheeler, Fernando Mc Kay, Marcelo D. Vitorino, Veronica Manrique, Rodrigo Diaz, and William A. Overholt

Submissions from 2015

Comparison of the effects of neonicotinoids and pyrethroids against Oebalus pugnax (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in rice, Bryce Blackman, Srinivas Lanka, Natalie Hummel, Mo Way, and Michael Stout

Cofeeding intra- and interspecific transmission of an emerging insect-borne rickettsial pathogen, Lisa D. Brown, Rebecca C. Christofferson, Kaikhushroo H. Banajee, Fabio Del Piero, Lane D. Foil, and Kevin R. Macaluso

Exploring origins, invasion history and genetic diversity of Imperata cylindrica (L.) P. Beauv. (Cogongrass) in the United States using genotyping by sequencing, A. Millie Burrell, Alan E. Pepper, George Hodnett, John A. Goolsby, William A. Overholt, Alexis E. Racelis, Rodrigo Diaz, and Patricia E. Klein

From the president of the coleopterists society, Christopher E. Carlton

New Species Diversity Revealed from Molecular and Morphological Characterization of Gall-Inducing Calophya spp. (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) from Brazilian Peppertree, Rodrigo Diaz, Aaron M. Dickey, Robert G. Shatters, Veronica Manrique, Marcelo D. Vitorino, and William A. Overholt

Host specificity testing and examination for plant pathogens reveals that the gall-inducing psyllid Calophya latiforceps is safe to release for biological control of Brazilian peppertree, Rodrigo Diaz, Veronica Manrique, Joseph E. Munyaneza, Venkatesan G. Sengoda, Scott Adkins, Katherine Hendricks, Pamela D. Roberts, and William A. Overholt

Diversity of arthropods associated with Mikania spp and Chromolaena odorata (Asterales: Asteraceae: Eupatorieae) in Florida, R. Diaz, S. Romero, A. Roda, C. Mannion, and W. A. Overholt

Comparative effectiveness of potential elicitors of plant resistance against Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in four crop plants, John W. Gordy, B. Rogers Leonard, David Blouin, Jeffrey A. Davis, and Michael J. Stout

Equine infectious anaemia and mechanical transmission: Man and the wee beasties, C. J. Issel and L. D. Foil

Factors influencing expression of antixenosis in soybean to anticarsia gemmatalis and spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Arlindo Leal Boiça Júnior, Bruno Henrique Sardinha De Souza, Eduardo Neves Costa, Zulene Antonio Ribeiro, and Michael Joseph Stout

Integrating flood depth and plant resistance with chlorantraniliprole seed treatments for management of rice water weevil, Lissorhoptrus oryzophilus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), Srinivas K. Lanka, David C. Blouin, and Michael J. Stout

Induced jasmonate signaling leads to contrasting effects on root damage and herbivore performance, Jing Lu, Christelle Aurélie Maud Robert, Michael Riemann, Marco Cosme, Laurent Mène-Saffrané, Josep Massana, Michael Joseph Stout, Yonggen Lou, Jonathan Gershenzon, and Matthias Erb

Deep characterization of the microbiomes of Calophya spp. (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) gall-inducing psyllids reveals the absence of plant pathogenic bacteria and three dominant endosymbionts, Will A. Overholt, Rodrigo Diaz, Erin Rosskopf, Stefan J. Green, and William A. Overholt

"Berlese vs. Winkler": Comparison of two forest litter coleoptera extraction methods and the Ecoli (Extraction of Coleoptera in Litter) protocol, Brittany E. Owens and Christopher E. Carlton

New species of lucifotychus, pselaptrichus, and tychus (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), from Washington, review of the included North American Species in these genera, and checklist of pselaphinae from Mount Rainier National Park and Vicinity, Brittany E. Owens, Christopher E. Carlton, and Edward A. Lisowski

Ahnea, a new genus from New Zealand (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), with description of a new species, Jong Seok Park and Christopher E. Carlton

Brounea, a new genus (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae) from New Zealand, with descriptions of nine new species, Jong Seok Park and Christopher E. Carlton

Chandlerea and Nunnea (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), Two New Genera from New Zealand with Descriptions of Three New Species, Jong Seok Park and Christopher E. Carlton

Errata: Chandlerea and Nunnea (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), two new genera from New Zealand with descriptions of three new species (Florida Entomologist 98, 2 (588-592)), Jong Seok Park and Christopher E. Carlton

Pseudoexeirarthra, a new genus from New Zealand (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Pselaphinae), with descriptions of seven new species, Jong Seok Park and Christopher E. Carlton

Aucklandea and Leschenea, Two New Monotypic Genera from New Zealand (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), and a Key to New Zealand Genera of the Supertribe Faronitae, J. S. Park and C. E. Carlton

Transmission and Epidemiology of Bluetongue and Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease in North America: Current Perspectives, Research Gaps, and Future Directions, Mark G. Ruder, Timothy J. Lysyk, David E. Stallknecht, Lane D. Foil, Donna J. Johnson, Christopher C. Chase, David A. Dargatz, and E. Paul J. Gibbs

Expansion of the Mexican rice borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) into rice and sugarcane in Louisiana, B. E. Wilson, T. N. Hardy, J. M. Beuzelin, M. T. Vanweelden, T. E. Reagan, R. Miller, J. Meaux, M. J. Stout, and C. E. Carlton

Expansion of the Mexican rice borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) into rice and sugarcane in Louisiana, B. E. Wilson, T. N. Hardy, J. M. Beuzelin, M. T. Vanweelden, T. E. Reagan, R. Miller, J. Meaux, M. J. Stout, and C. E. Carlton

Submissions from 2014

Tabanids: Neglected subjects of research, but important vectors of disease agents!, Frédéric Baldacchino, Marc Desquesnes, Steve Mihok, Lane D. Foil, Gérard Duvallet, and Sathaporn Jittapalapong

Successful biological control of tropical soda apple (Solanales: Solanaceae) in Florida: A review of key program components, R. Diaz, V. Manrique, K. Hibbard, A. Fox, A. Roda, D. Gandolfo, F. McKay, J. Medal, S. Hight, and W. A. Overholt

Native range density, host utilisation and life history of Calophya latiforceps (Hemiptera: Calophyidae): An herbivore of Brazilian Peppertree (Schinus terebinthifolia), Rodrigo Diaz, Diego Moscoso, Veronica Manrique, Dean Williams, and William A. Overholt

Simultaneous detection of pyrethroid, organophosphate, and cyclodiene target site resistance in haematobia irritans (Diptera: Muscidae) by multiplex polymerase chain reaction, Luísa N. Domingues, Felix D. Guerrero, and Lane D. Foil