Library - Bibliographies - Diaprepes 1990-1999

Adair, R. C.

Adair, R.C., H.N. Nigg, S.E. Simpson, and L. Lefevre. 1998. Ovipositional preferences of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist. 81: 225-234. PDF version

Adair, R.C., H.N. Nigg, S.E. Simpson, and L. LeFevre. 1999. Observations on the oviposition process of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: curculionidae). Florida Entomologist. 82: 362-365. PDF version

Adair, R.C. 1994. A four-year field trial of entomophathogenic nematodes for control of  Diaprepes abbreviatus in a flatwoods citrus grove. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society.107 63-68.

Bullock, R. C.

Bullock, R.C.and R.W. Miller. 1994. Suppression of Pachnaeus litus and Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera:  Curculionidae) adult emergence with Steinernema carapocapsae (Rhabditida:  Steinernematidae) soil drenches in field evaluations. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society.107 90-92.

Bullock, R.C., R.R. Pelosi, and E.E. Killer. 1999. Management of citrus root weevils (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) on Florida citrus with soil-applied entomopathogenic nematodes (Nematoda : Rhabditida). Florida Entomologist. 82: 1-7. PDF version

Doostdar, H.

Doostdar, H., T.G. McCollum, and R.T. Mayer. 1997. Purification and characterization of an endo-polygalacturonase from the gut of West Indies sugarcane rootstalk borer weevil (Diaprepes abbreviatus L.) larvae. Comparative biochemistry and physiology, Part B, Biochemistry-and-Molecular-Biology. 118B: 861-867.

Duncan, L. W.

Duncan, L.W., D.C. Dunn, and C.W. McCoy. 1996. Spatial patterns of entomopathogenic nematodes in microcosms: Implications for laboratory experiments. Journal of Nematology. 28: 252-258.

Duncan, L.W., C.W. McCoy, and A.C. Terranova. 1996. Estimating sample size and persistence of entomogenous nematodes in sandy  soils and their efficacy against the larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus in  Florida. Journal of Nematology. 28: 56-67. PDF version

Etienne, J.

Etienne, J.and G. Delvare. 1991. The parasites of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera Curculionidae) of the french Antilles. Bulletin de la Societe Entomologique de France. 96: 295-299.

Faust, Robert M.

Faust, R.M. 1997. Strategic & operational planning workshop for Diaprepes research. Workshop.

Figueroa, W.

Figueroa, W.and J. Roman. 1990. Biocontrol of the sugarcane rootstalk borer, Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), with entomophilic nematodes. Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico. 74: 395-404.

Figueroa, W.and J. Roman. 1990. Parasitism of entomophilic nematodes on the sugarcane rootstalk borer, Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), larvae. Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico. 74: 197-202.

Futch, Stephen H.

Futch, S.H.and C.W. McCoy. 1993. Citrus Root Weevils. Entomology and Nematology Circular 1065 :2pp.

Futch, S.and C.W. McCoy. 1992. Citrus root weevils. Citrus and Vegetable Magazine. 55: 27,30,31-33,36-27.

Graham, J. H.

Graham, J.H., C.W. McCoy, and J.S. Rogers. 1997. The phytophthora-diaprepes weevil complex. Citrus Industry. 78: 67,69-70.

Graham, J.H., C.W. McCoy, and J.S. Rogers. 1997. The phytophthora-diaprepes complex. Florida Agricultural Conference and Trade Show, Citrus & Vegetable Proceedings, Lakeland, FL40-42.  

Grosser, J. W.

Grosser, J.W.and C.W. McCoy. 1996. Feeding response of first instar larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus to different novel intergeneric citrus somatic hybrids. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society.109 62-66.  

Hall, David G.

Hall, D.G. 1995. A revision to the bibliography of the sugarcane rootstalk borer weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist. 78: 364-377. PDF version

Harari, A. R.

Harari, A.R.and P.J. Landolt. 1997. Orientation of sugarcane rootstalk borer weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus, to weevil, frass, and food odors. Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry. 45: 857-868.

Harari, A.R.and P.J. Landolt. 1999. Feeding experience enhances attraction of female Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) to food plant odors. Journal of Insect Behavior. 12: 415-422.

Harari, A.R., A.M. Handler, and P.J. Landolt. 1999. Size-assortative mating, male choice and female choice in the curculionid beetle Diaprepes abbreviatus. Animal Behaviour. 58: 1191-1200.  

Jaffe, K.

Jaffe, K., H. Mauleon, and A. Kermarrec. 1990. Predatory ants of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in citrus groves in Martinique and Guadeloupe, F.W.I. Florida Entomologist. 73: 684-687. PDF version  

Knapp, Joseph

Knapp, J.and M. Salyani. 1994. Diaprepes Task force: Teddar Trap. Description and  drawing of the Teddar trap specifications and suppliers.

Lapointe, S. L.

Lapointe, S.L., J.P. Shapiro, and K.D. Bowman. 1999. Identification of sources of plant resistance to Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) by three bioassays. Journal of Economic Entomology. 92: 999-1004.

Lapointe, S.L.and J.P. Shapiro. 1999. Effect of soil moisture on development of Diaprepes Abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist. 82: 291-299. PDF version

Mankin, Richard W.

Mankin, R.W., C.W. McCoy, K.L. Flanders, J. Brandhorst, R.L. Crocker, and J.P. Shaprio. 1998. Methods for acoustic detection of insect pests in soil. Proceedings of the Soil Science Society of America Conference on Agroacoustics, Third Symposium, November 3-6, 1998, Buoyoucos, MS3-9.

Mayer, R. T.

Mayer, R.T., J.P. Shapiro, E. Berdis, C.J. Hearn, T.G. McCollum, R.E. McDonald, and H. Doostdar. 1995. Citrus rootstock responses to herbivory by larvae of the sugarcane rootstock borer weevil (Diaprepes abbreviatus). Physiologia Plantarum. 94: 164-173.

McCoy, C. W.

McCoy, C.W. 1997. Citrus root weevils, p. 26-28. In: J.L. Knapp (ed.). 1997 Florida Citrus Pest Management  Guide. University of Florida, Cooperative Extension Service, Gainesville, FL.

McCoy, C.W., L.W. Duncan, and E.D. Quintela. 1996. A review of IPM strategies on citrus root weevils with emphasis on microbial control. International Citrus Congress (8th : 1996 : Sun City, South Africa), Sun City, South Africa, 1997.1 638-641.

McCoy, C.W., E.D. Quintela, S.E. Simpson, and H. Fojtik. 1995. Effect of surface-applied and soil-incorporated insecticides for the control of neonate larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus in container-grown citrus. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society.108 130-136.

McCoy, C.W.and S.E. Simpson. 1994. Past and current IPM strategies to combat the spread of Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) in Florida citrus. Caribbean food crops society, St. Thomas, VI.  30 247-256.

McCoy, C.W. 1994. Citrus root weevils: Biology and current IPM strategies in Florida. Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Citrus, Bebedouro, Brazil145-169.

Nigg, H.N.

Nigg, H.N., S.E. Simpson, L.E. Ramos, and N. Cuyler. 1999. Assessment of monitoring techniques for Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society.112 73-77.  PDF version

Nigg, H.N., S.E. Simpson, L.E. Ramos, A.T. Tomerlin, and N. Cuyler. 1999. Fipronil for Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) larval control in container-grown citrus. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society, Stuart, FL.112 77-79. PDF version

Nigg, H.N.and S.E. Simpson. 1997. Waging war on weevils. Florida Agricultural Conference and Trade Show, Citrus & Vegetable Proceedings, Lakeland, FL28-30.

Nigg, H.N., S.e. Simpson, and G. Donaldson-Fortier. 1998. A close look at diaprepes. Citrus Industry. 7: 13-15.  

Pavis, C.

Pavis, C., C. Malosse, P.H. Ducrot, F. Howse, K. Jaffe, and C. Descoins. 1992. Defensive secretion of first-instar larvae of rootstalk borer weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus L. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), to the fire-ant Solenopsis geminata (F.) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology. 18: 2055-2065

Pena, Jorge E.

Pena, J.E. 1998. Current and potential arthropod pests threatening tropical fruit crops in Florida. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society.111 327-329.  

Quintela, E. D.

Quintela, E.D., J. Fan, and C.W. McCoy. 1998. Development of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) on artificial and citrus root substrates. Journal of Economic Entomology. 91: 1173-1179.

Quintela, E.D.and C.W. McCoy. 1997. Pathogenicity enhancement of Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana to first instars of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) with sublethal doses of imidacloprid. Environmental Entomology. 26: 1173-1182.

Quintela, E.D.and C.W. McCoy. 1998. Conidial attachment of Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana to the larval cuticle of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) treated with imidacloprid. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 72: 220-230.

Quintela, E.D.and C.W. McCoy. 1997. Effects of imidacloprid on development, mobility and survival of first instars of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 90: 988-995.

Quintela, E.D., J. Fan, and C. McCoy, W. 1998. Development of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on artificial and citrus root substrates. Journal of Economic Entomology. 91: 1173-1179.

Quintela, E.D.and C.W. McCoy. 1998. Conidial attachment of Metarhizium anisopliae and Beuveria bassiana to the larval cuticle of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) treated with imidacloprid. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 72: 220-230.

Quintela, E.D.and C.W. McCoy. 1998. Synergistic effect of imidacloprid and two entomopathogenic fungi on the behavior and survival of larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in soil. Journal of Economic Entomology. 91: 110-122.

Rogers, Steven

Rogers, S., J.H. Graham, and C.W. McCoy. 1996. Insect-plant pathogen interactions: preliminary studies of diaprepes root weevil injuries and Phytophthora infections. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society.109 57-62.

Salyani, Masoud. .

Salyani, M. 1994. Diaprepes Task force: Teddar Trap.

Schroeder, W. J.       

Schroeder, W.J. 1990. Water-absorbent starch polymer: survival aid to nematodes for control of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in citrus. Florida Entomologist. 73: 129-132.  PDF version

Schroeder, W.J. 1990. Suppression of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) adult emergence with soil application of entomopathogenic nematodes (Nematoda: Rhabditida). Florida Entomologist. 73: 680-683.   PDF version

Schroeder, W.J. 1994. Comparison of 2 Steinernematid Species for Control of the Root Weevil  Diaprepes abbreviatus. J Nematol. 26: 360-362.  PDF version

Schroeder, W.J. 1996. Diflubenzuron residue: reduction of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) neonates. Florida Entomologist. 79: 462-463. PDF version

Schroeder, W.J.and P.J. Sieburth. 1997. Impact of surfactants on control of the root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus larvae with Steinernema riobravis. Journal of Nematology. 29: 216-219. PDF version

Shapiro, D. I.

Shapiro, D.I., J.R. Cate, J. Pena, A. Hunsberger, and C.W. McCoy. 1999. Effects of temperature and host age on suppression of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) by entomopathogenic nematodes. Journal of Economic Entomology. 92: 1086-1092.

Shapiro, J. P.

Shapiro, J.P. 1991. Phytochemicals at the plant-insect interface. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 17: 191-200.

Shapiro, J.P., K.D. Bowman, and H.S. Smith. 1997. Resistance of Citrus rootstocks and Glycosmis pentaphylla against larval root or diet-incorporated assays. Fla entomol. 80: 471-477.

Shapiro, J.P.and T.R. Gottwald. 1995. Resistance of eight cultivars of Citrus rootstock to a larval root weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus L. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 88: 148-154.

Shapiro, J.P., D.L. Silhacek, and R.P. Niedz. 1992. Storage proteins of the larval root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): riboflavin binding and subunit isolation. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 20: 315-331.

Shapiro, J.P., D.G. Hall, and R.P. Niedz. 1997. Mortality of the larval root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in simulated flooding. Florida Entomologist. 80: 277-285. PDF version  

Simpson, S. E.

Simpson, S.E., H.N. Nigg, N.C. Coile, and R.A. Adair. 1996. Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): Host plant associations. Environmental Entomology. 25: 333-349.

Simpson, S.E.and C.W. McCoy. 1996. Control of Diaprepes root weevil with bifenthrin and other pesticides. Proceedings  of the 1996 Annual Japanese Beetle Review, McMinnville, Tenn4pp.

Sosa, O.         

Sosa, O., Jr. 1995. The West Indian cane weevil and the sugarcane rootstalk borer weevil - likely pests of sugarcane in Florida. Sugar Journal. 58: 27-29.

Stansley, Philip A.

Stansley, P.A., R.F. Mizell, and C.W. McCoy. 1997. Monitoring Diaprepes abbreviatus with tedders traps in southwest Florida citrus. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society, Orlando, FL.110 22-26.

Teeter, Carroll          

Teeter, C. 1997. More acreage infested by Diaprepes. Citrus Industry. 78: 31.

Timmer, L. W.            

Timmer, L.W. 1996. Task forces offer useful way to accomplish industry goals. Fla Grow Ranch. 89: 17.

Virkki, N.

Virkki, N., C. Mazzella, and A. Denton. 1991. Silver staining of the coleopteran Xyp sex bivalent. Cytobios. 67: 45-63.

Virkki, N.and J.M. Sepulveda. 1990. Chromosomes of the Puerto Rican "vaquita", Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Curculionidae: Otiorrhynchinae: Phyllobiini). Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico. 74: 121-132.

Ward, G. B.

Ward, G.B., R.T. Mayer, M.F. Feldlaufer, and J.A. Svoboda. 1991. Gut chitin synthase and sterols from larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 18: 105-117.

Yan, X. H.

Yan, X.H., H.L. De Bondt, C.C. Powell, R.C. Bullock, and D. Borovsky. 1999. Sequencing and characterization of the citrus weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus, trypsin cDNA - Effect of Aedes trypsin modulating oostatic factor on trypsin biosynthesis. European Journal of Biochemistry. 262: 627-636.

 

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