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1. 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

2. 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

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. 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

7. 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

8. 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

9. Mechanisms of DEET gustation in Drosophila.

DEET is the most widely used active ingredient in insect repellents and offers protection against insect bites. We previously reported that DEET suppresses the feeding behavior of Drosophila, which is guided by gustatory receptors (GRs) in bitter-sensing gustatory receptor neurons. Here, we sought...

Author(s) : Bhanu Shrestha; Lee Youngseok

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 2021 Vol.131 ref.many

10. Insect attractants and plant biomass as natural food complements in pond culture of stock chub (Squalius cephalus).

The chub, Squalius cephalus (L.), is an important stocking fish in European rivers. This study investigates sustainable measures for culturing chub in earthen ponds. Two novel treatments were applied to enhance utilisation of natural pond food resources: yellow plates used as insect attractants...

Author(s) : Adámek, Z.; Dulić, Z.; Hlaváč, D.; Anton-Pardo, M.

Publisher : Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

Journal article : Aquaculture International 2021 Vol.29 No.3 pp.1161-1179 ref.63

11. Effectiveness of different lures for attracting Ips acuminatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae).

Ips acuminatus (the sharp-toothed bark beetle, STBB) is currently considered to be one of the most serious pests of Scots pine in many European countries. STBB management is among the most challenging tasks in pine forests; the development of methods for monitoring, predicting and managing...

Author(s) : Sukovata, L.; Jaworski, T.; Plewa, R.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural and Forest Entomology 2021 Vol.23 No.2 pp.154-162

12. Pyriproxyfen ingested with attractive toxic sugar baits is carried by the feces and reduces the reproductive potential of adult female Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae).

In the search for new strategies to control Aedes aegypti Linnaeus (Diptera: Culicidae), several studies have successfully related pyriproxyfen (PPF) tarsal transference to breeding sites (autodissemination), as well as the sterilization potential of females exposed to PPF. Potential PPF...

Author(s) : Silva, T. T. P.; Teixeira, A. V.; Almeida e Silva, A. de

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Cary, USA

Journal article : Journal of Medical Entomology 2021 Vol.58 No.3 pp.1264-1269

13. From the field to the laboratory: quantifying outdoor mosquito landing rate to better evaluate topical repellents.

Vector-borne diseases are a worldwide threat to human health. Often, no vaccines or treatments exist. Thus, personal protection products play an essential role in limiting transmission. The World Health Organization (WHO) arm-in-cage (AIC) test is the most common method for evaluating the efficacy...

Author(s) : Moreno-Gómez, M.; Bueno-Marí, R.; Drago, A.; Miranda, M. A.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Cary, USA

Journal article : Journal of Medical Entomology 2021 Vol.58 No.3 pp.1287-1297 ref.many

14. Sexual communication in diurnal moths: behaviors and mechanisms.

Butterflies and moths have substantially different daily activities; butterflies are diurnal, while moths are largely nocturnal or crepuscular. Diurnal moths are subject to different evolutionary pressures that affect several aspects of their behavior and physiology, particularly sexual...

Author(s) : Chen Lian; Wang XiaoYun; Lu Wen; Zheng XiaLin

Publisher : Springer International Publishing AG, Cham, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Tropical Insect Science 2021 Vol.41 No.1 pp.15-24 ref.many

15. Sensory physiology of sex pheromone and its uses for insect pest management.

Sex pheromone is used for chemical communication for mating in a species-specific manner in insects. Insect antennae possess sensory receptors specific to sex pheromone components and generate receptor potential to be perceived by the brain to evoke mating behavior. The sex pheromones have been...

Author(s) : Kim, Y.

Publisher : Korean Society of Applied Entomology, Suwon, Korea Republic

Journal article : Korean Journal of Applied Entomology 2021 Vol.60 No.1 pp.15-47 ref.252

16. Synthesis of β-methyl alcohols: influence of alkyl chain length on diastereoselectivity and new attractants of Rhynchophorus ferrugineus.

The diastereoselectivity of adducts in the addition reaction via the Felkin-Anh model is affected significantly by the steric effect of bulky groups. However, the influence of steric alkyl chain length has not been studied for the diastereoselectivity. In this work, we present a new strategy for...

Author(s) : Van-Dung Le; Dang, C. H.; Nguyen, C. H.; Nguyen, H. U.; Nguyen, T. D.

Publisher : American Chemical Society, Washington, USA

Journal article : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 2021 Vol.69 No.21 pp.5882-5886

17. Analysis of life cycle on Spodoptera exigua by various temperatures and larval susceptibility against two pesticides in quarantine pest research facility.

A Quarantine Pest Research Facility (QPRF) had been build in Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency and designed to ensure alien pests are safety contained inside the laboratory. Functions of QPRF including insect rearing, research, and physical containment facility were verified to check suitability...

Author(s) : Lee Jieun; Park Youngjin

Publisher : Korean Society of Applied Entomology, Suwon, Korea Republic

Journal article : Korean Journal of Applied Entomology 2021 Vol.60 No.2 pp.185-191 ref.22

18. Behavioral and molecular responses of Aedes aegypti to ultrasound.

Mosquito-borne infectious diseases cause mortality and global infectious disease burden worldwide. There are several electronic mosquito repellents (EMRs) based on ultrasound have been developed and commercialized to reduce human-mosquito contacts. However, the efficacy of EMRs against mosquitoes...

Author(s) : Kim DongIn; Ilyasov, R.; Yunusbaev, U.; Lee SungHwa; Kwon HyungWook

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 2021 Vol.24 No.1 pp.429-435

19. Evaluation of pheromone lure and resistance to some insecticides in Phyllocnistis citrella.

This study on the assessment of pheromone lure and resistance to insecticides in citrus leaf miner Phyllocnistic citrella Stainton revealed that there were maximum trap catches of adults from the last week of July to second week of August. The LC50 values of dimethoate 30EC and imidacloprid 17.8SL...

Author(s) : Khule, S. H.; Sadawarte, A. K.; Satpute, N. S.; Sonalkar, V. U.; Paithankar, D. H.

Publisher : Entomological Society of India, New Delhi, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Entomology 2021 Vol.83 No.2 pp.285-287

20. Electroantennogram response of Apis mellifera to three alarm pheromone components after feeding on tea polyphenols.

Purpose: The electroantennogram (EAG) response of foragers of Apis mellifera to three alarm pheromone components was measured after they fed on tea polyphenols, in, order to provide reference and scientific basis for exploring the role of tea polyphenols in neurobiology. Methods: Foragers of A....

Author(s) : Wang Yuan; Dong Kun; Gong ZhiWen; Li Yuan; Tan Ken

Publisher : Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming, China

Journal article : Journal of Yunnan Agricultural University 2021 Vol.36 No.1 pp.183-187 ref.24

21. Repellent effect of ozonized oil on Aedes albopictus.

Objective: To study the repellent effect of ozonized oil on Aedes albopictus. Methods: In accordance with national standard GB/T 13917.9-2009, three different concentrations of ozonized oil were used to test the repellent effect on Aedes albopictus. Results: The ozonized oil showed obvious...

Author(s) : Li Yan; Wei Xiao; An QianQiu; Zhao XiangNa; Yuan ZhengQuan; Lai ChengCai; Shi Hua

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.1 pp.93-94 ref.5

22. Identification of male-specific active host plant volatiles for maize stem borer, Chilo partellus Swinhoe.

The present study was conducted to identify male-specific active plant volatiles from maize against Chilo partellus. The gas chromatography-electroantennogram detector evaluation of volatile extracts collected from maize plant through dynamic headspace collection revealed the presence of six...

Author(s) : Niraj Guleria; Nebapure, S. M.; Jayanthi, P. D. K.; Suby, S. B.; Kumar, P. S.

Publisher : Current Science Association, Bangalore, India

Journal article : Current Science 2021 Vol.121 No.4 pp.578-581 ref.18

23. Overview of Bruchus rufimanus Boheman 1833 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae): biology, chemical ecology and semiochemical opportunities in integrated pest management programs.

Promoting the cultivation of native legumes, such as faba beans (Vicia faba L.) within the European Union is anticipated to contribute to the sustainability of cropping systems and provide food and feed proteins as alternatives to unsustainable imports. However, efficient alternative control...

Author(s) : Segers, A.; Megido, R. C.; Lognay, G.; Francis, F.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Crop Protection 2021 Vol.140

24. A novel tick carousel assay for testing efficacy of repellents on Amblyomma americanum L.

Ticks are important vectors of human and veterinary diseases. A primary way ticks gain access to human hosts is by engaging to clothing. Repellents or acaricides sprayed onto fabric are used to deter ticks' access to human hosts. However, there are a limited amount of standardized laboratory assays ...

Author(s) : Luker, H. A.; Rodriguez, S.; Kandel, Y.; Vulcan, J.; Hansen, I. A.

Publisher : PeerJ, San Francisco, USA

Journal article : PeerJ 2021 Vol.9 No.11138 ref.37

25. Attraction behavior of the melon weevil, Acythopeus curvirostris persicus, to conspecific insects and host plants.

Melon weevil, Acytopeus curvirostris persicus Thompson (Col.: Curculionidae), is an important pest of cucurbits. Understanding the chemical ecology of this species could provide information for the development of nonchemical control measures. Field trapping experiments indicated adult insects...

Author(s) : Afrakhteh, M.; Abbasipour, H.; Mohammadpour, K.; Askarianzadeh, A.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : International Journal of Vegetable Science 2021 Vol.27 No.3 pp.246-251 ref.16