Journal of Economic Entomology Volume 92 Number 1, February 1999

Journal of Economic Entomology
Volume 92 Number 1, February 1999


Spread of Resistance in Spatially Extended Regions of Transgenic Cotton: Implications for Management of Heliothis virescens (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
Steven L. Peck, Fred Gould, and Stephen P. Ellner: 1

Insecticide Resistance and Resistance Management

Inheritance of Phosphine Resistance in Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae).
Mervyn Bengston, Patrick J. Collins, Gregory J. Daglish, Vivienne L. Hallman, Rosemary Kopittke, and Hervoika Pavic: 17

Variation in Susceptibility of Noctuid (Lepidoptera) Larvae Attacking Cotton and Soybean to Purified Endotoxin Proteins and Commercial Formulations of Bacillus thuringiensis.
R. G. Luttrell, L. Wan, and K. Knighten: 21

Carbaryl Susceptibility, Diagnostic Concentration Determination, and Synergism for U.S. Populations of Western Corn Rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae).
Michael E. Scharf, Lance J. Meinke, Blair D. Siegfried, Robert J. Wright, and Laurence D. Chandler: 33

Comparison of Neem, Urea, and Amitraz as Oviposition Suppressants and Larvicides Against Bemisia argentifolii (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae).
Nilima Prabhaker, Nick C. Toscano, and Thomas J. Henneberry: 40

Survival, Weight Gain, and Oviposition of Resistant and Susceptible Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) on Broccoli Expressing Cry1Ac Toxin of Bacillus thuringiensis.
Juliet D. Tang, Hilda L. Collins, Richard T. Roush, Timothy D. Metz, Elizabeth D. Earle, and Anthony M. Shelton: 47


Influence of Dietary Applied Monoterpenoids and Derivatives on Survival and Growth of the European Corn Borer (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae).
Sangkyun Lee, Rong Tsao, and Joel R. Coats: 56

Adherent Malathion Flour Granules as an Environmentally Selective Control for Chewing Insect Pests of Dent Corn Ears: Indirect Reduction of Mycotoxigenic Ear Molds.
P. F. Dowd, G. A. Bennett, M. R. McGuire, T. C. Nelsen, B. S. Shasha, and F. W. Simmons: 68

Effects of a Neem Compound on the Fecundity and Longevity of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae).
Vincenzo Di Ilio, Massimo Cristofaro, Daniela Marchini, Paola Nobili, and Romano Dallai: 76

Apiculture and Social Insects

Low Sperm Counts and Reduced Fecundity of Mites in Colonies of Honey Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Resistant to Varroa jacobsoni (Mesostigmata: Varroidae).
Jeffrey W. Harris and John R. Harbo: 83

Biological and Microbial Control

Effect of Bacillus thuringiensis, Anagrapha falcifera Multiple Nucleopolyhedrovirus, and Their Mixture on Three Lepidopteran Corn Ear Pests.
Randall L. Pingel and Leslie C. Lewis: 91

Host and Host Age Preference of Trichogramma galloi and T. pretiosum (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) Reared on Different Hosts.
Juan Carlos Monje, Claus P. W. Zebitz, and Bernhart Ohnesorge: 97

Entomopathogenic Nematodes for Control of Diapausing Codling Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Fruit Bins.
Lawrence A. Lacey and Richard L. Chauvin: 104

Host Specificity of Fire Ant Decapitating Flies (Diptera: Phoridae) in Laboratory Oviposition Tests.
Sanford D. Porter and Leeanne E. Alonso: 110

Ecology and Behavior

Laboratory Assessment of Flight Activity Displayed by Colorado Potato Beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Fed on Transgenic and Cry3a Toxin-Treated Potato Foliage.
Andrei Alyokhin, David N. Ferro, Casey W. Hoy, and Graham Head: 115

Visual Stimuli and the Response of Female Oriental Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) to Fruit-Mimicking Traps.
Mary L. Cornelius, Jian J. Duan, and Russell H. Messing: 121

Emergence, Movement, and Host Plants of Boll Weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in the Delta of Mississippi.
D. D. Hardee, G. D. Jones, and L. C. Adams: 130

New Indices and Method to Measure the Sexual Compatibility and Mating Performance of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) Laboratory-Reared Strains Under Field Cage Conditions.
J. P. Cayol, J. Vilardi, E. Rial, and M. T. Vera: 140

Free Flight of Western Corn Rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) to Corn and Soybean Plants in a Walk-In Wind Tunnel.
Joseph L. Spencer, Scott A. Isard, and Eli Levine: 146

Sampling and Biostatistics

Field Evaluation of Female-Targeted Trapping Systems for Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Seven Countries.
N. D. Epsky, J. Hendrichs, B. I. Katsoyannos, L. A. Vsquez, J. P. Ros, A. Zmreoglu, R. Pereira, A. Bakri, S. I. Seewooruthun, and R. R. Heath: 156

Identifying Stored-Grain Insects Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
F. E. Dowell, J. E. Throne, D. Wang, and J. E. Baker: 165

Household and Structural Insects

Perception and Repellency of Moving Air by American and Smokybrown Cockroaches (Dictyoptera: Blattidae).
A. G. Appel and L. M. Smith II: 170

Medical Entomology

Esterase Activity and Organophosphate Resistance in Culex pipiens pallens (Diptera: Culicidae) Populations in Zhejiang.
Wang Jinfu and Lu Shaohong: 176

Forest Entomology

Translocation and Efficacy of a Neem-Based Insecticide in Lodgepole Pine Using Ips pini (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) as an Indicator Species.
Marnie A. Duthie-Holt, John H. Borden, and Leo J. Rankin: 180

Horticultural Entomology

Toxicity of Tebufenpyrad to Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae) and Amblyseius womersleyi (Acari: Phytoseiidae) Under Laboratory and Field Conditions.
Young-Joon Kim, Hoi-Seon Lee, Soon-Won Lee, Gil-Ha Kim, and Young-Joon Ahn: 187

Pest Status of American Plum Borer (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) and Fruit Tree Borer Control with Synthetic Insecticides and Entomopathogenic Nematodes in New York State.
David P. Kain and Arthur M. Agnello: 193

Using Greenhouse Microclimate to Improve the Efficacy of Insecticide Application for Frankliniella occidentalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae).
J. L. Shipp and Y. Zhang: 201

Field and Forage Crops

Movement of Corn Rootworm Larvae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Between Border Rows of Soybean and Corn in a Strip Intercropping System.
M. M. Ellsbury, D. N. Exner, and R. M. Cruse: 207

Effect of Crop Seed Water Content on the Rate of Seed Damage by Red Imported Fire Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
John E. Morrison, Jr., David F. Williams, and David H. Oi: 215

Damage Loss Assessment and Control of the Cabbage Seedpod Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Winter Canola Using Insecticides.
G. David Buntin: 220

Stalkborer Damage on Yield and Quality of Sugarcane in Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas.
Jesusa C. Legaspi, B. C. Legaspi, Jr., J. E. Irvine, J. Johnson, R. L. Meagher, Jr., and N. Rozeff : 228

Stored-Product and Quarantine Entomology

Low Temperature Storage Combined with Sulfur Dioxide Slow Release Pads for Quarantine Control of Omnivorous Leafroller Platynota stultana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae).
Victoria Y. Yokoyama, Gina T. Miller, and Carlos H. Crisosto: 235

Toxic and Antifeedant Effects of Allyl Disulfide on Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
Wan Yee Chiam, Yan Huang, Shao Xing Chen, and Shuit Hung Ho: 239

Plant Resistance

Evaluation of Transgenic Sweet Corn Hybrids Expressing CryIA(b) Toxin for Resistance to Corn Earworm and Fall Armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
R. E. Lynch, B. R. Wiseman, D. Plaisted, and D. Warnick: 246