Diaprepes Root Weevil 

Bibliography (1979-1970)

This is a Diaprepes Bibliography that covers significant book chapters, references, proceedings, and other information that relate directly to the study of Diaprepes.

Scientific Papers

Beavers, J. B., R. E. Woodruff, S. A. Lovestrand, and W. J. Schroeder.  1979.  Bibliography of the sugarcane rootstalk borer weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus.  Bulletin of the Entomological Society of America 25(1):25-29. PDF

Beavers, J. B., J. M. Stanley, H. R. Agee, and S. A. Lovestrand.  1979.  Diaprepes-abbreviatus response to light traps in field and cage tests (Coleoptera, Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist 62(2):136-139. PDF

Beavers, J. B. and A. G. Selhime.  1978.  Flight behavior and dispersal of Diaprepes abbreviatus. Citrus Industry59(10):32. PDF

Beavers, J. B. and A. G. Selhime.  1978.  Flight behavior and dispersal of Diaprepes abbreviatus(Coleoptera-Curculionidae).  Florida Entomologist 61(2):89-91. PDF

Beavers, J. B., W. J. Schroeder, and A. G. Selhime.  1976.  Effect of diflubenzuron on larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus.  Florida Entomologist 59(4):434. PDF

Beavers, J. B. and A. G. Selhime.  1976.  Population dynamics of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera-Curculionidae) in an isolated citrus grove in Central Florida.  Journal of Economic Entomology 69(1):9-10. PDF

Beavers, J. B. and G. Selhime.  1975.  Development of Diaprepes abbreviatus on potted seedlings.  Florida Entomologist 58:271-273. PDF

Beavers, J. B. and A. G. Selhime. 1975. Further attempts to establish the weevil egg parasite Tetrastichus haitiensis in Florida.  Florida Entomologist 58(1):29-31. PDF

Beavers, J. B., A. G. Selhime, and H. A. Denmark.  1972.  Predation by Blattisocius-keegani Acarina-Blattisocidae on egg masses of Diaprepes abbreviatus Coleoptera Curculionidae in laboratory.  Journal of Economic Entomology 65(5):1483. PDF

Beavers, J. B., C. W. McCoy, R. F. Kanavel, R. A. Sutton, and A. G. Selhime.  1972.  Two muscadine fungi pathogenic to Diaprepes abbreviatus.  Florida Entomologist 55(2):117 120. PDF

Beavers, J. B.and R. E. Woodruff.  1971.  A field key for separating larvae of four species of Citrus weevils in Florida (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Circular 112:2 pp.

Beavers, J. B., H. A. Denmark, and A. G. Selhime. 1971. Predation by Blattisocius keegani on egg masses of Diaprepes abbreviatus in the laboratory. Journal of Economic Entomology63(1):1483-1484. PDF

Bullock, R. C.  1971.  Effectiveness of foliar sprays for control of Diaprepes-abbreviatus L. on Florida citrus. Tropical Agriculture 48(2):127. PDF

Collins, H. L., C. L. Mangum, and D. E. Hendricks.  1976.  Evaluation of foliar sprays for control of adult Diaprepes abbreviatus on Florida USA citrus.  Journal of the Georgia Entomological Society 11(4):340-346. PDF

Etienne, J. 1973. Biological control and glimpse of the various entomological studies carried out in the last few years on Reunion.  Agronomie Tropicale 28: 683-687. PDF

Hamlen, R. A., W. J. Schroeder, and J. B. Beavers.  1979.  Toxicity and persistence of surface applied and soil incorporated insecticides against Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) larvae.  Journal of Economic Entomology 72(1):131-134. PDF

Kaiser, W. J. and N. G. Vakili.  1978.  Insect transmission of pathogenic xanthomonads to bean and cowpea in Puerto Rico.  Phytopathology 68:1057-1063. PDF

Norman, P. A., A. G. Selhime, and R. A. Sutton.  1974.  Feeding damage to 5 citrus rootstocks by larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus Coleoptera Curculionidae.  Florida Entomologist 57(3):296. PDF

Norman, P. A., R. A. Sutton, and A. G. Selhime.  1974.  Laboratory evaluation of insecticides against larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus.  Journal of Economic Entomology 67(5):694-695. PDF

Oneal, J., C. L. Mangum, and T. M. Harris.  1975.  Evaluation of insecticidal dips for effectiveness against Diaprepes abbreviatus larvae infesting nursery stock.  Journal of Economic Entomology 68(5):650-652. PDF

Schroeder, W. J., R. A. Hamlen, and J. B. Beavers.  1979.  Survival of Diaprepes-abbreviatus (Coleoptera-Curculionidae) larvae on selected native and ornamental Florida plants. Florida Entomologist 62(4):309-312. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. and R. A. Sutton.  1978.  Diaprepes abbreviatus - (Coleoptera Curculionidae) suppression of reproductive potential on citrus with an insect growth-regulator plus spray oil. Journal of Economic Entomology 71(1):69-70. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. and R. A. Sutton. 1977. Citrus root damage and the spatial distribution of eggs of Diaprepes-abbreviatus. Florida Entomologist 60(2):114. PDF

Schroeder, W. J., R. A. Sutton, and A. G. Selhime.  1977.  Spray oil effects on Diaprepes-abbreviatus (Coleoptera-Curculionidae) on citrus in Florida. Journal of Economic Entomology 70(5):623-624. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. and J. B. Beavers.  1977.  Citrus root weevils in Florida: identification, biology and control.  International Citrus Congress (2nd: 1977: Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 1977. p. 498-500. PDF

Schroeder, W. J., J. B. Beavers, R. A. Sutton, and A. G. Selhime.  1976.  Ovicidal effect of Thompson-Hayward TH-6040 in Diaprepes abbreviatus on citrus in Florida. Journal of Economic Entomology 69(6):780-782. PDF

Simanton, W. A. and R. C. Bullock.  1973.  Evaluation of dip treatments to destroy Diaprepes abbreviatus on citrus nursery trees.  Florida Entomologist 56(4):305-310. PDF

Sutton, R. A., A. G. Selhime, and W. J. Schroeder.  1977.  Spray oil effects on Diaprepes abbreviatus on citrus in Florida.  Journal of Economic Entomology 70:623-624. PDF

Sutton, R. A., A. G. Selhime, and W. McCloud.  1972.  Colonization and release of Tetrastichus haitiensis Hymenoptera-Eulophidae as a biological-control agent for citrus root weevils Coleoptera-Curculionidae.  Journal of Economic Entomology 65(1):184. PDF

Wong, T. T. Y., R. A. Sutton, J. B. Beavers, and P. A. Norman.  1975.  Diaprepes-abbreviatus - Control on citrus foliage with carbaryl.  Journal of Economic Entomology 68(5):725-726. PDF

Wong, T. T. Y., J. B. Beavers, R. A. Sutton, and P. A. Norman.  1975.  Field-tests of insecticides for control of adult Diaprepes abbreviatus on citrus.  Journal of Economic Entomology 68(1):119-121. PDF