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1. New male lure records.

New male lure records are presented for 18 fruit fly species from the genus Bactrocera and Dacus from Papua New Guinea, Indonesian Papua (West Papua, Central Papua, Papua), associated islands and Bougainville.

Author(s) : Drew, R. A. I.; Romig, M. C.

Book chapter : The fruit fly fauna (Diptera: Tephritideae: Dacinae) of Papua New Guinea, Indonesian Papua, Associated Islands and Bougainville 2022 pp.80-80

2. Inhibition of biofilm formation and quorum sensing by soy isoflavones in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

The potential of soybean isoflavones (SI) as a quorum sensing (QS) inhibitor against Pseudomonas aeruginosa was investigated in the present study. The inhibitory effects of SI on violacein production, biofilm formation, motility, and virulence factor production were evaluated. The acyl-homoserine...

Author(s) : Yin LiQing; Zhang YongZhu; Azi, F.; Zhou JianZhong; Liu XiaoLi; Dai YiQiang; Wang Zhe; Dong MingSheng; Xia XiuDong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Control 2022 Vol.133 No.Part B

3. Species and speciation.

This chapter discusses two species models, which are diametrically opposed. The first, often called the 'biological species concept', defines species in terms of 'reproductive isolation', convinced that species arise when subsets of a population are split off and remain geographically isolated over ...

Author(s) : Drew, R. A. I.; Romig, M. C.

Book chapter : The fruit fly fauna (Diptera: Tephritideae: Dacinae) of Papua New Guinea, Indonesian Papua, Associated Islands and Bougainville 2022 pp.7-8

4. Dysphania schraderiana (Schult.) Mosyakin & Clemants - an overlooked medicinal and ritual plant used in Poland.

Ethnopharmacological relevance: The paper discusses the traditional ritual, medicinal and insect repellent use of Dysphania schraderiana in Poland, a plant with little ethnobotanical and phytochemical data. Our research suggests that its properties should be further studied comparing it with the...

Author(s) : Luczaj, L.; Wolanin, M.; Drobnik, J.; Kujawska, M.; Dumanowski, J.; Walker, K.; Tomczyk, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Ethnopharmacology 2022 Vol.284 ref.many

5. Comparison of the CDC light trap and the Dynatrap® DT2000 for collection of mosquitoes in semi-field and field settings.

The CDC light trap has been the standard used by mosquito control programs to conduct mosquito and arbovirus surveillance. For the last two decades, this trap has been used with little to no modifications to its original design. Recently, new traps that utilize different light sources, modified...

Author(s) : Acevedo, N.; Efstathion, C.; Xue RuiDe; Qualls, W. A.

Publisher : Florida Mosquito Control Association, Tallahassee, USA

Journal article : Journal of the Florida Mosquito Control Association 2021 Vol.67 No.1 pp.69-72 ref.2

6. Efficacy of commercial attractive toxic sugar bait station (ATSB) against Aedes albopictus.

The use of toxic sugar baits is a new paradigm in mosquito control. A commercial product of attractive toxic sugar bait station (Spartan Mosquito Eradicator) contains a toxic sugar bait with sodium chloride as the active ingredient and yeast as an attractant. We studied the efficacy of the device...

Author(s) : Aryaprema, V. S.; Zeszutko, E.; Cunningham, C.; Khater, E. I. M.; Xue RuiDe

Publisher : Florida Mosquito Control Association, Tallahassee, USA

Journal article : Journal of the Florida Mosquito Control Association 2021 Vol.67 No.1 pp.80-83 ref.19

7. Trap improvement for Bactrocera correcta (Bezzi) (Diptera: Tephritidae) by mixing methyl eugenol and β-caryophyllene attractants.

Methyl eugenol (ME) traps are widely used to monitor exotic fruit flies such as the Oriental fruit fly. Bactrocera dorsalis and guava fruit fly, B. correcta. in Japan. It has been found that [Raryophyllene (CP) attracts more males of B. correcta than ME (Tan et a]. 2014, Kamjji et a1.2018)....

Author(s) : Kaneda, M.; Sasaki, M.

Publisher : Yokohama Plant Protection Station, Yokohama, Japan

Journal article : Research Bulletin of the Plant Protection Service, Japan 2021 No.55 pp.21-23 ref.6

8. Evaluation of Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis as toxic sugar bait against adult Aedes aegypti, Aedes albopictus, and Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes.

Attractive toxic sugar baits (ATSB) are a novel and effective mosquito control tool based on sugar-feeding behaviors and oral ingestion. In general, there is a demand from consumers for more novel control products with more effective active ingredients. Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis (BTi) is a ...

Author(s) : Davis, J.; Bibbs, C. S.; Müller, G. C.; Xue RuiDe

Publisher : Wiley, Boston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Vector Ecology 2021 Vol.46 No.1 pp.30-33 ref.18

9. Aggregation pheromones of weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): advances in the identification and potential uses in semiochemical-based pest management strategies.

With approximately 83,000 species described, Curculionidae is the largest family of beetles, comprising more than 80% of all weevil species worldwide. Many species of Curculionidae attack a wide range of native and orchards crops, as well as globally important stored products such as grains, flour, ...

Author(s) : Bandeira, P. T.; Fávaro, C. F.; Francke, W.; Bergmann, J.; Zarbin, P. H. G.

Publisher : Springer, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Chemical Ecology 2021 Vol.47 No.12 pp.968-986 ref.many

10. Dengue fever in kosur panjayat of Karur district in Tamil Nadu: an investigation.

During December 2018, there was an outbreak reported from 8 villages in Kosur Panjayat of Kuliththalai thaluk, Karur District, Tamil Nadu, India. We want to analyze the environmental determinants of dengue vector breeding habitats in the affected villages and factors influenced for the outbreak of...

Author(s) : Malathi, P.; Kurinchi, V. C.

Publisher : Innovative Journal Solutions, Delhi, India

Journal article : International Journal of Mosquito Research 2021 Vol.8 No.6 pp.31-34 ref.18

11. Gas chromatography and Aedes albopictus repellent activity of Eucalyptus oil patch.

Objective: To analyze the gas chromatography and study the Aedes albopictus repellent activity of eucalyptus oil patch. Methods: The eucalyptus oil in the sample was separated and quantitatively analyzed by gas chromatography with internal standard method. The space repellent activity of eucalyptus ...

Author(s) : Huang ChaoWan; Xia LiJuan; Yang XiRong; He YiBin; Xia HongBing; Huang Hui

Publisher : Editorial Department of the Chinese Journal of Hygienic Insecticides & Equipments, Nanjing, China

Journal article : Chinese Journal of Hygienic Insecticides & Equipments 2021 Vol.27 No.3 pp.210-212 ref.8

12. The effect of 1-pentadecene on Tribolium castaneum behaviour: repellent or attractant?

BACKGROUND: Movement of the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), in stored products is mediated by food volatiles and other semiochemicals. RESULTS: In two-way olfactometer assays, T. castaneum was more attracted to wheat bran previously infested with...

Author(s) : Đukić, N.; Andrić, G.; Glinwood, R.; Ninkovic, V.; Andjelković, B.; Radonjić, A.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Journal article : Pest Management Science 2021 Vol.77 No.9 pp.4034-4039

13. Surveillance of tephritid fruit flies in the sapota orchards of south Gujarat.

Studies were carried out in Navsari and Valsad districts of South Gujarat, India during the month of January 2021 to find out species diversity of fruit flies in the sapota fruit orchards. The roving survey was conducted by taking count of fruit flies attracted to an open cotton swab/plywood block...

Author(s) : Patel, S. R.; Patel, Z. P.; Patel, K. M.; Shinde, C. U.

Publisher : Special Insect Interest Group, Bengaluru, India

Journal article : Insect Environment 2021 Vol.24 No.1 pp.124-128 ref.2

14. The e-funnel trap: automatic monitoring of Lepidoptera; a case study of tomato leaf miner.

We introduce the electronic funnel trap (e-funnel) of automatic monitoring for all the Lepidoptera species with known pheromone. The e-funnels carry an optical counter that counts captures of Lepidopterans and form their own network based on the LoRa radio protocol. The gateway of the network...

Author(s) : Rigakis, I. I.; Varikou, K. N.; Nikolakakis, A. E.; Skarakis, Z. D.; Tatlas, N. A.; Potamitis, I. G.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 2021 Vol.185

15. Identification of odorant-binding proteins (OBPS) in aethina tumida.

Aethina tumida Murray (small hive beetle, SHB) is an invasive pest of Apis mellifera L. colonies, and is attracted to honey bee colony odors and pheromones. This work aims to investigate A. tumida odorant binding proteins (Atum_OBPs) from adult individuals, to improve the knowledge on the molecular ...

Author(s) : Cilia, G.; Marzoli, F.; Cardaio, I.; Ellis, J. D.; Nanetti, A.

Publisher : Department of Agricultural Sciences, Bologna, Italy

Journal article : Bulletin of Insectology 2021 Vol.74 No.1 pp.79-85 ref.many

16. Morphology of the antennal sensilla of two species of Hoplopyga thomson, 1880 (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Cetoniinae).

Antennal sensilla are important functional elements of sensory systems in insects. This study aimed to determine the morphology and structure of the sensilla of two species of the genus Hoplopyga. Adults of Hoplopyga liturata (Olivier, 1789) were collected in traps with sugarcane juice as an...

Author(s) : Costa, C. G.; Rodrigues, S. R.; Fuhrmann, J.

Publisher : Sociedade Brasileira de Entomologia, Curitiba, Brazil

Journal article : Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 2021 Vol.65 No.1 ref.many

17. Control effect of 0.1% chlorfluazuron termite bait on Reticulitermes spp. in housing construction.

Objective: To understand the actually effect of 0.1% chlorfluazuron termite bait, and provide scientific and reasonable method for applying the bait to control the Reticulitermes spp.in housing construction. Methods: Stations containing the 0.1% chlorfluazuron termite bait 80 g were installed on...

Author(s) : Pang ZhengPing; Jin ZhanBao; Zhu Ning; Yang Bin

Publisher : Editorial Department of the Chinese Journal of Hygienic Insecticides & Equipments, Nanjing, China

Journal article : Chinese Journal of Hygienic Insecticides & Equipments 2021 Vol.27 No.2 pp.163-165

22. A new asymmetric synthesis of (S)-14-methyl-1-octadecene, the sex pheromone of the peach leafminer moth.

An asymmetric synthesis of 14-methyl-1-octadecene, the sex pheromone of the peach leafminer moth, has been efficiently achieved. A key chiral intermediate, (R)-4-(benzyloxy)-3-methylbutanal, which has been developed as the resource chemical, can be obtained in large quantities from the steroid...

Author(s) : He GuoGuo; Liu SiFan; Rao BaoQi; Bai HongJin; Du ZhenTing

Publisher : Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA

Journal article : Natural Product Communications 2021 Vol.16 No.5 ref.18

23. Efficacy of six kinds of repellents against aedes albopictus in laboratory.

Objective To observe the repellent effects of four kinds of chemosynthetic repellents and two kinds of botanical repellents against Aedes albopictus in laboratory. Methods According to the national standard(GB/T 13917.9-2009), the laboratory effect of six kinds of mosquito-repellents against Aedes...

Author(s) : Wu ZhiMing; Liu DaPeng; Chen HongNa; Yang WeiFang; Liu Hui; Tian Ye; Zhang YuFu; Zhang AiJun; Chu HongLiang

Publisher : Editorial Department of the Chinese Journal of Hygienic Insecticides & Equipments, Nanjing, China

Journal article : Chinese Journal of Hygienic Insecticides & Equipments 2021 Vol.27 No.6 pp.499-500 ref.8

24. Semiochemicals for Thrips and their use in pest management.

Thrips (Thysanoptera) are small insects that can cause huge problems in agriculture, horticulture, and forestry through feeding and the transmission of plant viruses. They produce a rich chemical diversity of pheromones and allomones and also respond to a broad range of semiochemicals from plants....

Author(s) : Kirk, W. D. J.; Kogel, W. J. de; Koschier, E. H.; Teulon, D. A. J.

Publisher : Annual Reviews, Palo Alto, USA

Journal article : Annual Review of Entomology 2021 Vol.66 pp.101-119

25. Field testing of a putative larviposition pheromone for the tsetse fly Glossina m. morsitans Westwood.

Under laboratory conditions, the alkane hydrocarbon n-pentadecane attracts gravid female tsetse (Glossina morsitans morsitans Westwood) to potential larviposition sites. We describe field-testing of this chemical, which is the first such test for any putative tsetse larviposition pheromone. We...

Author(s) : Hargrove, J. W.; Sickle, J. van; Saini, R. K.

Publisher : Entomological Society of Southern Africa, Pretoria, South Africa

Journal article : African Entomology 2021 Vol.29 No.2 pp.635-648 ref.39