Journal of Economic Entomology Volume 91, Number 1, February 1998

Journal of Economic Entomology
Volume 91, Number 1, February 1998


Multiple Routes of Pesticide Exposure and the Risk of Pesticides to Biological Controls: A Study of Neem and the Sevenspotted Lady Beetle (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae).
Julie A. O. Banken and John D. Stark: 1

Limitations of Using Regression and Mean Separation Analyses for Describing the Response of Crop Yield to Defoliation: A Case Study of the Colorado Potato Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) on Potato.
Brian A. Nault and George G. Kennedy: 7

Insecticide Resistance and Resistance Management

Predicting the Adaptation of Colorado Potato Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) to Transgenic Eggplants Expressing CryIII Toxin: the Role of Gene Dominance, Migration, and Fitness Costs.
Salvatore Arpaia, Katia Chiriatti, and Giovanni Giorio: 21

Insecticide Resistance in a Novel Laboratory-Produced Greenbug (Homoptera: Aphididae) Clone.
Stanley Dean Rider, Jr., Sharon M. Dobesh, and Gerald E. Wilde: 30
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Effects of Conventional Insecticides and Insect Growth Regulators on Fecundity and Other Life-Table Parameters of Micromus tasmaniae (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae).
Silke Rumpf, Chris Frampton, and Daniel Reto Dietrich: 34

Effects of the Juvenile Hormone Mimic Pyriproxyfen on Egg Development, Embryogenesis, Larval Development, and Metamorphosis in the Desert Locust Schistocerca gregaria (Orthoptera: Acrididae).
C. Vennard, B. Nguama, R. J. Dillon, H. Oouchi, and A. K. Charnley: 41

Fitness of a Malathion-Resistant Strain of the Parasitoid Anisopteromalus calandrae (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae).
.J. E. Baker, J. Perez-Mendoza, R. W. Beeman, and J. E. Throne: 50

Laboratory Evaluations of Synthetic and Natural Insecticides on Beet Armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Damage and Survival on Lettuce.
Wee L. Yee and Nick C. Toscano: 56

Apiculture and Social Insects: Hygienic Behavior in Honey Bees: Field Assays for Hygienic Behavior in Honey Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae).
Marla Spivak and Danielle Laura Downey: 64

Pollination of Greenhouse Tomatoes by the North American Bombus vosnesenskii (Hymenoptera: Apidae).
.M. H. Dogterom, J. A. Matteoni, and R. C. Plowright: 71

Biological and Microbial Control

Microbial Control of Schistocerca americana (Orthoptera: Acrididae) by Metarhizium flavoviride (Deuteromycotina): Instar Dependent Mortality and Efficacy of Ultra Low Volume Application Under Greenhouse Conditions.
D. H. Sieglaff, R. M. Pereira, and J. L. Capinera: 76

Laboratory and Field Comparisons of Strains of Bacillus thuringiensis for Activity Against Noctuid Larvae Using Granular Formulations (Lepidoptera).
P. Tamez-Guerra, R. Castro-Franco, H. Medrano-Roldn, M. R. McGuire, L. J. Galn-Wong, and H. A. Luna-Olvera: 86

Heat Units, Release Rate, Prey Density, and Plant Age Effects on Dispersal by Neoseiulus fallacis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) After Inoculation into Strawberry.
B. A. Croft and L. B. Coop: 94

Potential Use of In Vitro-Reared Catolaccus grandis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) for Biological Control of the Boll Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
J. A. Morales-Ramos, M. G. Rojas, R. J. Coleman, and E. G. King: 101

Synergistic Effect of Imidacloprid and Two Entomopathogenic Fungi on the Behavior and Survival of Larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Soil.
Eliane D. Quintela and Clayton W. McCoy: 110

Ecology and Behavior

Effect of a Neem (Azidirachta indica) -Based Insecticide on Oviposition Deterrence, Survival, Behavior and Reproduction of Adult Western Cherry Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae).
E. J. van Randen and B. D. Roitberg: 123

Sex Pheromone of the Plant Bug Phytocoris californicus (Heteroptera: Miridae).
Jocelyn G. Millar and Richard E. Rice: 132

Depth of Pupation in Four Species of Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Sand With and Without Moisture.
C. G. Jackson, J. P. Long, and L. M. Klungness: 138

Sampling and Biostatistics

Evaluation of Grower-Oriented Sampling Techniques and Proposal of a Management Program for Potato Leafhopper (Homoptera: Cicadellidae) in Alfalfa.
Todd A. DeGooyer, Larry P. Pedigo, and Marlin E. Rice: 143

Household and Structural Insects

Response of Behaviorally Resistant German Cockroaches (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae) to the Active Ingredient in a Commercial Bait.
Mary H. Ross: 150

Veterinary Entomology

Daily Mean Number of Eggs Laid by the Southern Cattle Tick (Acari: Ixodidae) Compared with Mean Egg Mass Weight.
Marcelo De Campos Pereira: 153

Population Profile of Stable Flies (Diptera: Muscidae) Caught on Alsynite Traps in Various Feedlot Habitats.
Yu-Jie Guo, Gerald L. Greene, and Michael D. Butine: 159

Forest Entomology

Optimizing the Use of Barrier Zones to Slow the Spread of Gypsy Moth (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) in North America.
Alexei A. Sharov, Andrew M. Liebhold, and E. Anderson Roberts: 165

Larval Tunnels of Phytobia betulae (Diptera: Agromyzidae) in Birch Wood.
Tiina Ylioja, Pekka Saranp, Heikki Roininen, and Matti Rousi: 175

Shoot Feeding and Overwintering Behavior of Tomicus piniperda (Coleoptera: Scolytidae): Implications for Management and Regulation.
William C. Kauffman, Robert D. Waltz, and R. Bruce Cummings: 182

Horticultural Entomology

Influence of Selective Insecticides on Population Dynamics of European Red Mite (Acari: Tetranychidae), Apple Rust Mite (Acari: Eriophyidae), and Their Predator Amblyseius fallacis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) in Apple.
Travis A. Hill and Rick E. Foster: 191

Stage Specificity of Various Insecticides to Tufted Apple Bud Moth Larvae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae).
D. J. Biddinger, L. A. Hull, and E. G. Rajotte: 200

Management of Codling Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Apple with Overhead Watering.
A. L. Knight: 209

Population Dynamics of Amblyseius fallacis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) and European Red Mite (Acari: Tetranychidae) in Apple Trees Treated with Selected Acaricides.
Michael J. Stanyard, Rick E. Foster, and Timothy J. Gibb: 217

Plum Curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Responses to Unbaited Pyramid and Cone Traps.
Ronald J. Prokopy and Starker E. Wright: 226

Effect of Insecticide Treatments to Reduce Infestation by Citrus Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) on Growth of Nonbearing Citrus.
E. E. Grafton-Cardwell, J. G. Morse, and A. Gjerde: 235

Effect of Trap Color, Bait, Shape, and Orientation in Attraction of Blueberry Maggot (Diptera: Tephritidae) Flies.
Oscar E. Liburd, Steven R. Alm, Richard A. Casagrande, and Sridhar Polavarapu: 243

Observations of Population Increases and Injury by Spider Mites (Acari: Tetranychidae) on Ornamental Plants Treated with Imidacloprid.
D. Casey Sclar, Daniel Gerace, and Whitney S. Cranshaw: 250

Evaluation of Various Color Hydromulches and Weed Fabric on Broccoli Insect Populations.
Oscar E. Liburd, Richard A. Casagrande, and Steven R. Alm: 256

Field and Forage Crops

Beet Armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Behavior and Effects on Insecticide Efficacy in Open and Closed Cotton Flowers and Boll Abscission or Damage from Flower Infestation.
D. H. Akey and T. J. Henneberry: 263

Temperature and Diet Effect on Black Cutworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Larval Development.
Luisa Santos and Elson J. Shields: 267

Fecundity and Egg Viability of Northern and Western Corn Rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Beetles Surviving Labeled and Reduced Soil Insecticide Applications.
Mark A. Boetel, Billy W. Fuller, Laurence D. Chandler, Denise G. Hovland, and Paul D. Evenson: 274

Stored-Product and Quarantine Entomology

Effectiveness of Insecto Applied to Shelled Maize Against Stored-Product Insect Larvae.
Bh. Subramanyam, N. Madamanchi, and S. Norwood: 280

Effect of Temperature Establishment Time on the Mortality of Epiphyas postvittana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) Larvae Exposed to a High-Temperature Controlled Atmosphere.
Diana C. Whiting and Lisa E. Hoy: 287

Laboratory Infestation of Cotton Bolls by Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae).
Victoria Y. Yokoyama, Eric B. Jang, Esther L. Schneider, and Gina T. Miller: 293

Effects of Heating Rate on the Mortality of Fifth-Instar Codling Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae).
Lisa G. Neven: 297

Respiratory Response of Fifth-Instar Codling Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) to Rapidly Changing Temperatures.
Lisa G. Neven: 302

Residual Studies with Cyfluthrin Wettable Powder: Toxicity Toward Red Flour Beetles (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Exposed for Short Intervals on Treated Concrete.
Frank H. Arthur: 309

Temperature Effects on Efficacy of Choetospila elegans (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) to Suppress Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in Stored Wheat.
P. W. Flinn: 320

Plant Resistance

Effect of Endophyte Incidence in Perennial Ryegrass on Distribution, Host-Choice, and Performance of the Hairy Chinch Bug (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae).
Yves Carrire, Andr Bouchard, Steeve Bourassa, and Jacques Brodeur: 324

Management of Onion Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) on Cabbage by Using Plant Resistance and Insecticides.
A. M. Shelton, W. T. Wilsey, and M. A. Schmaedick: 329

Impact of Wheat Resistance on Russian Wheat Aphid and a Parasitoid.
A. Farid, S. S. Quisenberry, J. B. Johnson, and B. Shafii: 334

Identification of Mealybug- (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae) Resistant Turf-Type Buffalograss Germplasm.
Jennifer Johnson-Cicalese, Frederick Baxendale, Terrance Riordan, and Tiffany Heng-Moss: 340