Diaprepes Root Weevil 

Bibliography (1989-1980)

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

Abreu, E., S. Medina Gaud, J. Maldonado Capriles, S. M. Gaud, and J. M. Capriles.  1987.  New records of mites for Puerto Rico.  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 71:399-402. PDF

Abreurodriguez, E. and M. P. Escolar.  1983.  Oviposition preference of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) on various ornamental foliage plants.  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 67(2):117-120. PDF

Armstrong, A. M.  1987.  Distribution of adult Diaprepes-abbreviatus L (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) in the north and northwest sugarcane areas of Puerto-Rico.  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 71(4):411-413. PDF

Armstrong, A. M.  1987.  Parasitism of Tetrastichus haitiensis Gahan on egg masses of Diaprepes-abbreviatus in Puerto Rico.  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 71(4):407-409. PDF

Beavers, J. B. and D. J. Hutchison.  1985.  Evaluation of selected Citrus spp. and relatives for susceptibility to root injury by Diaprepes abbreviatus larvae (Coleoptera, Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist 68(1):222-223. PDF

Beavers, J. B.  1984.  Susceptibility of Diaprepes abbreviatus to the parasitic nematode Steinernema glaseri.  IRCS Medical Science: Microbiology, Parasitology, and Infectious Diseases 12:480. PDF

Beavers, J. B., C. W. McCoy, and D. T. Kaplan.  1983.  Natural enemies of subterranean Diaprepes-abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) larvae in Florida.  Environmental Entomology 12(3):840-843. PDF

Beavers, J. B.  1982.  Biology of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) reared on an artificial diet.  Florida Entomologist 65(2):263-269. PDF

Beavers, J. B., D. T. Kaplan, and C. W. McCoy.  1982.  Natural enemies of Diaprepes-abbreviatus larvae in Florida.  Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 95:63-65. PDF

Beavers, J. B., T. P. McGovern, and V. E. Adler.  1982.  Diaprepes-abbreviatus (L) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) - laboratory and field behavioral and studies. Environmental Entomology 11(2):436-439. PDF

Beavers, J. B. and W. J. Schroeder.  1981.  Effect of bay sir 8514 in Diaprepes abbreviatus on citrus in Florida. Florida Entomologist 64(2):361-362. PDF

Beavers, J. B., S. A. Lovestrand, and A. G. Selhime.  1980.  Establishment of the exotic parasite Tetrastichus-aaitiensis [Hym, Eulophidae] and recovery of a new trichogramma [Hym, Trichogrammatidae] from root weevil egg masses in Florida.  Entomophaga 25(1):91-94. PDF

Bullock, R. C.  1985.  Potential for controlling citrus root weevil larvae and adults with chemicals.  Florida Entomologist 68(3):417-423. PDF

Delvare, G. 1988. Ceratogramma etiennei n.sp., a parasite, in Guadeloupe, of Diaprepes abbreviatus L. (Hymenoptera, Trichogrammatidae; Coleoptera, Curculionidae). Revue Francaise d'Entomologie. 10: 1-4. PDF

Hantula, J, A. Saura, J. Lokki, and N. Virkki.  1987.  Genic and color polymorphism in Puerto Rican phyllobiine weevils Diaprepes abbreviatus (L) and Compsus maricaco Wolcott.  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 71(4):391-397. PDF

Jones, I. F. and W. J. Schroeder. 1984. Capture of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) in frass extract-baited traps in citrus.  Journal of Economic Entomology 77(2):334-336. PDF

Jones, I. F., J. B. Beavers, and W. J. Schroeder. 1984. Identification of weevil egg masses (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) by enzyme electrophoresis.  Florida Entomologist 67(4):573-575. PDF

Jones, I. F. and W. J. Schroeder.  1983.  Study of 1st-instar Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) activity for control purposes.  Journal of Economic Entomology 76(3):567-569. PDF

Knapp, J. L. 1985. The citrus root weevils in Florida - an extension service perspective.  Florida Entomologist 68(3):368-370. PDF

Lovestrand, S. A. and J. B. Beavers.  1980.  Effect of diflubenzuron on 4 species of weevils attacking citrus in Florida Coleoptera, Curculionidae.  Florida Entomologist 63(1):112-115. PDF

Mansour, F., J. W. Ross, G. B. Edwards, W. H. Whitcomb, and D. B. Richman.  1982.  Spiders of Florida citrus groves. Florida Entomologist 65:514-522. PDF

McCoy, C. W. and D. G. Boucias.  1989.  Selection of Beauveria bassiana pathotypes as potential microbial control agents of soil-inhabiting citrus weevils (Artipus floridanus, Pachnaeus opalus, Pantomorus cervinus, Diaprepes abbreviatus).  Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz  84:75-80. PDF

McCoy, C.W.  1985.  Symposium - Biology and control of weevils associated with citrus in Florida and the West-Indies - Preface.  Florida Entomologist 68:367-367. PDF

Medina Gaud, S., F. G. Covas, E. Abreu, R. Ingles, and S. M. Gaud.  1987.  The insects of Nispero (Manilkara zapota (L.) P. van Rogen) in Puerto Rico.  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 71:129-132. PDF

Richman, D. B., W. F. Buren, and W. H. Whitcomb.  1983.  Predatory arthropods attacking the eggs of Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) in Puerto Rico and Florida. Journal of the Georgia Entomological Society 18(3):335-342. PDF

Richman, D. B., W. H. Whitcomb, and W. F. Buren. 1983. Predation on neonate larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) in Florida and Puerto Rico citrus groves. Florida Entomologist 66(2):215-222. PDF

Roman, J. and W. Figueroa. 1985. Control of the larva of the sugarcane rootstalk borer, Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.), with the entomogenous nematode Neoaplectana carpocapsae Weiser.  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 69(2):153-158. PDF

Roman, J and J. B. Beavers.  1983.  A survey of Puerto-Rican soils for entomogenous nematodes which attack Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae).  Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico 67(3):311-316. PDF

Samson, R. A. and C. W. McCoy.  1983.  Aschersonia aleyrodis, a fungal pathogen of whitefly.  I.  Scanning electron microscopy of the development on the citrus whitefly.  Zeitschrift fuer Angewandte Entomologie 96:380-386. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. 1987. Induced pupation in Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist 70(1):186-187. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. 1987. Laboratory bioassays and field trials of entomogenous nematodes for control of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) in citrus.  Environmental Entomology 16(4):987-989. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. and J. B. Beavers.  1985.  Semiochemicals and Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) behavior - implications for survey. Florida Entomologist 68(3):399-402. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. and I. F. Jones. 1984. A new trap for capturing Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist 67(2):312-314. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. and D. S. Green. 1983. Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) - oil sprays as a regulatory treatment, effect on egg attachment. Journal of Economic Entomology 76(6):1395-1396. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. and I. F. Jones. 1983. Capture of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) in traps - effects of location in a citrus tree and wick materials for release of the attractant. Journal of Economic Entomology 76(6):1312-1314. PDF

Schroeder, W. J. 1981. Attraction, mating, and oviposition behavior in field populations of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculiondae) on citrus.  Environmental Entomology 10(6):898-900. PDF

Schroeder, W. J., R. A. Sutton, and J. B. Beavers.  1980.  Diaprepes-abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) - fate of diflubenzuron and effect on non-target pests and beneficial species after application to citrus for weevil control.  Journal of Economic Entomology 73(5):637-638. PDF

Shapiro, J. P. 1989. Xenobiotic absorption and binding by proteins in hemolymph of the weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus.  Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology 11(2):65-78. PDF

Shapiro, J. P. 1988. Isolation and fluorescence studies on a lipophorin from the weevil Diaprepes-abbreviatus.  Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology 7(2):119-131. PDF

Sy, F. M. and H. Mauleon.  1989.  Influence of rootstock on the tolerance of citrus to the weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.). Fruits, Paris 44:491-495. PDF

Tarrant, C. A., and C. W. McCoy.  1988.  Effect of temperature and relative humidity on the egg and larval stages of some citrus root weevils.  Florida Entomologist 72(1):117-123. PDF

Tryon, E. H.  1986.  The striped earwig, and ant predators of sugarcane rootstock borer, in Florida citrus. Florida Entomologist 69(2):336-343. PDF

Vilardebo, A. and M. Boisseau.  1988.  Rearing technique for Diaprepes abbreviatus L. (Coleoptera - Curculionidae) on artificial medium.  Fruits, Paris 43:43-47. PDF

Whitcomb, W. H., T. D. Gowan, and W. F. Buren.  1982.  Predators of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) larvae. Florida Entomologist 65(1):150-158. PDF

Woodruff, R. E.  1985.  Citrus weevils in Florida and the West Indies: Preliminary report on systematics, biology, and distribution (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist 68:370-379.  PDF

Wutscher, H. K. and W. J. Schroeder.  1987.  Rubidium uptake as an indicator of citrus root damage. HortScience 22(1):136-137. PDF