Journal of Medical Entomology Volume 36 Number 5, September 1999

Journal of Medical Entomology
Volume 36 Number 5, September 1999

Rapid Communication

Characterization of Pyrethroid Resistance and Susceptibility to Coumaphos in Mexican Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae).
Robert J. Miller, Ronald B. Davey, and John E. George….533


Sequence Analysis of the Knockdown Resistance-Homologous Region of the Para-Type Sodium Channel Gene from Pyrethroid-Resistant Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae).
Haiqi He, Andrew C. Chen, Ronald B. Davey, G. Wayne Ivie, G. Gale Wagner, and John E. George….539

Identification and Purification of a 16-kDa Allergen from Psoroptes ovis (Acarina: Psoroptidae).
John H. Pruett….544

Association of Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae) with the Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Equine Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis in California.
Larisa K. Vredevoe, Phillip J. Richter, Jr., John E. Madigan, and Robert B. Kimsey….551

Use of Orally Administered Chitin Inhibitor (Lufenuron) to Control Flea Vectors of Plague on Ground Squirrels in California.
Richard M. Davis….562

Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Resident and Immigrating Populations of Carcinops pumilio (Coleoptera: Histeridae) in High-Rise Poultry Facilities.
Patrick C. Tobin, Shelby J. Fleischer, and Charles W. Pitts….568

Ticks and Antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi from Mammals at Cape Hatteras, NC and Assateague Island, MD and VA.
James H. Oliver, Jr., Louis A. Magnarelli, H. Joel Hutcheson, and John F. Anderson….578

Population Ecology of Phlebotomus argentipes (Diptera: Psychodidae) in West Bengal, India.
Kashinath Ghosh, Jaba Mukhopadhyay, Mayur M. Desai, Sugata Senroy, and Amal Bhattacharya….588

Evidence for a New Malaria Vector Species, Species E, within the Anopheles culicifacies Complex (Diptera: Culicidae).
Indranil Kar, Sarala K. Subbarao, Alex Eapen, John Ravindran, T. S. Satyanarayana, K. Raghavendra, N. Nanda, and V. P. Sharma….595

Mark-Release-Recapture Experiment with Adult Anopheles minimus (Diptera: Culicidae) on Ishigaki Island, Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan.
Yoshio Tsuda, Masahiro Takagi, Takako Toma, Akira Sugiyama, and Ichiro Miyagi….601

Evaluation of Various Substances to Increase Adult Stomoxys calcitrans (Diptera: Muscidae) Collections on Alsynite Cylinder Traps in North Florida.
J. E. Cilek….605

Detection of Cryptic Species in the Tabanus nigrovittatus (Diptera: Tabanidae) Complex in Massachusetts by Morphometric and Cuticular Hydrocarbon Analysis.
Gabrielle Sakolsky, David A. Carlson, Bruce D. Sutton, and John G. Stoffolano, Jr…..610

Avian Serology in a St. Louis Encephalitis Epicenter Before, During, and After a Widespread Epidemic in South Florida, USA.
Jonathan F. Day and Lillian M. Stark….614

Repellency of Essential Oils to Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae).
Donald R. Barnard….625

Short Communication

Megaselia scalaris (Diptera: Phoridae) Causing Myiasis in Crotalus durissus terrificus (Serpentes: Viperidae) in Brazil.
Reinaldo Jos Da Silva, Angelo Pires Do Prado, Roberto Rivelino Rodrigues, Carlos Alberto De Magalhes Lopes, and Wesley Augusto Conde Godoy….630

Analysis of ITS2 DNA Sequences from Brazilian Anopheles darlingi (Diptera: Culicidae).
R. S. Malafronte, M. T. Marrelli, and O. Marinotti….631

Preliminary Survey for Entomopathogenic Fungi Associated with Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) in Southern New York and New England, USA.
Elyes Zhioua, Howard S. Ginsberg, Richard A. Humber, and Roger A. Lebrun….635

Key to Third-Instar Chrysomyinae (Diptera: Calliphoridae) from Carrion in the Continental United States.
Jeffrey D. Wells, Jason H. Byrd, and Tarek I. Tantawi….638