Library - Bibliographies - Diaprepes 2000 - Present

Adair, R. C.  

Adair, R.C. 2001. Residual effects of Micromite (Diflubenzuron) treated citrus leaves on eggs deposited by Diaprepes abbreviatus. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society. 114:101-106. PDF version

Adair, R.C., K. Mehta, and J.H. Graham. 2000. A pilot study on the spatial distribution of Diaprepes abbreviatus   (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and Phytophthora spp . in  citrus. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society. p. 82-88.

Adair, R.C. 2000. Seasonal abundance and spatial distribution of Diaprepes abbreviatus in an East Coast citrus grove. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 111-118.

Barksdale, Bill    

Barksdale, B. 2000. Attacking the root weevil problem. Crop Production Magazine. 13: 8-10.

Bas, B.

Bas, B., Z. Dalkilic, T.L. Peever, H.N. Nigg, S.E. Simpson, F.G. Gmitter, Jr., and R.C. Adair. 2000. Genetic relationships among Florida Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) populations. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 93: 459-467.

Bowman, Kim D.

Bowman, K.D., J.H. Graham, and R.C. Adair. 2003. Young Tree Growth In A Flatwood Rootstock Trial With Diaprepes Weevil And Phytophthora Diseases. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 116: 249-251.

Bullock, R. C.

Bullock, R.C.and R.R. Pelosi. 2002. Suppression of citrus root weevil egg hatch by diflubenzuron foliar residues. Florida Entomologist. 85: 376-377.   PDF version

Duncan, L. W.

Duncan, L.W., D.C. Dunn, and J.D. Zellers. 2000. Hydraulic lift and the fate of subterranean organisms in dry soil in the citrus rhizosphere. International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 918-920.

Duncan, L.W., D.C. Dunn, G. Bague, and K. Nguyen. 2003. Competition between entomopathogenic and free-living bactivorous nematodes in larvae of the weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus. Journal of Nematology. 35: 187-193.

Duncan, L.W., J.H. Graham, D.C. Dunn, J. Zellers, C.W. McCoy, and K. Nguyen. 2003. Incidence of endemic entomopathogenic nematodes following application of Steinerema riobrave for control of Diaprepes abbreviatus. Journal of Nematology. 35: 178-186.  

Duncan, L.W., C.W. McCoy, P.A. Stansly, J.H. Graham, and R.F. Mizell. 2001. Estimating the relative abundance of adult citrus root weevils (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) with modified Tedders traps. Environmental Entomology. 30: 939-946.

Duncan, L.W., C.W. McCoy, J.H. Graham, and D.I. Shapiro. 2000. Entomopathogenic nematodes as a component of citrus root weevil IPM. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 77-89.

Duncan, L.W.and C.W. McCoy. 2001. Hydraulic lift increases herbivory by Diaprepes abbreviatus larvae and persistence of Steinernema riobrave in dry soil. Journal of Nematology. 33: 142-146. PDF version    

Futch, S.     

Futch, S. 2002. Where the root weevils are. Citrus Industry. 83: 13-15.

Futch, S.H., C.W. McCoy, and H.N. Nigg. 2002. A guide to identification of soil insect pests. Citrus Industry. 83: insert.  

Futch, S.H., L.W. Duncan and M. Zekri   Validation of an Area-Wide Extension Program to Estimate the Seasonal Abundance of Adult Citrus Root Weevils with Unbaited Pyramidal Traps, http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HS240

Ghumra, F.

Ghumra, F.and F. Mendez. 2000. Observations on Diaprepes abbreviatus . International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 878.

Graham, J.H.

Graham, J.H., D.B. Bright, and C.W. McCoy. 2003. Phytophthora-Diaprepes weevil complex: Phytophthora spp. relationship with citrus rootstocks. Plant Disease. 87: 85-90.  

Graham, J.H. 2000. Larval feeding injury to citrus roots and its relationship to invasion by soil-borne plant pathogens. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 51-62. 

Grosser, Jude W.

Grosser, J.W., J.H. Graham, C.W. McCoy, A. Hoyte, H.M. Rubio, D.B. Bright, and J.L. Chandler. 2003. Development of "Tetrazyg" Rootstocks Tolerant Of The Diaprepes/Phytophthora Complex Under Greenhouse Conditions. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society, 116: 263-267.

Hall, D.G.

Hall, D.G., J.E. Eger, J. Pena, R. Duncan, C. Obrien, G. Evans, and C.W. McCoy. 2002. Exploration in Belize for parasitoids attacking eggs of citrus weevils and an evaluation of of Pediobius irregularis and Horaismanus bennetti (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) as potential biological control agents of Diaprepes abbreviatus and Pachnaeus litus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist. 85: 660-663.   PDF version

Hall, D.G., J. Pena, r. Franqui, R. Nguyen, P.A. Stansly, C.W. McCoy, S.L. Lapointe, R.C. Adair, and R.C. Bullock. 2001. Status of biological control by egg parasitoids of Diaprepes abbreviatus (coleoptera: Curculionidae) in citrus in Florida and Puerto Rico. BioControl. 46: 61-70.

Hall, D.G. 2000. History and importance of diaprepes to Florida. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL. p. 13-18.  

Knapp, Joseph L.

Knapp, J.L., S.E. Simpson, J. Pena, E., and H.N. Nigg. 2000. Diaprepes root weevil: What Floridians need to know. Entomology and Nematology ENY-640.  PDF version
Knapp, Joseph L., Simpson, Sam E., Jorge E. Pena and Herbert N. Nigg.  Diaprepes Root Weevil Host List   ENY-641 PDF version

Knapp, J.L.,H.N. Nigg, S.E. Simpson, L.W. Duncan, J.H. Graham, J.E. Peña, C.W. McCoy and C.M. Mannion,2001 Diaprepes Root Weevil:
          A Pest of Citrus, Ornamentals and Root Crops in Florida, ENY 645  PDF version

Lapointe, S. L.   

Lapointe, S.L. 2000. Thermal requirements for development of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae). Environmental Entomology. 29: 150-156.

Lapointe, S.L. 2000. Particle film deters oviposition by Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 93: 1459-1463.

Lapointe, S.L. 2000. A particle film deters oviposition by the Diaprepes root weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 878.  

Lapointe, S.L., W.B. Hunter, and C.J. Funk. 2000. Infection of the Diaprepes root weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) by an Iridovirus. International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 878.

LaPointe, S.L. 2000. History and importance of diaprepes to agriculture in the Caribbean region. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 8-12.

Lapointe, S.L. 2003. Leguminous cover crops and their interactions with citrus and Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist. 86: 80-85.   PDF version

Lapointe, S.L.and K.D. Bowman. 2002. Is there meaningful plant resistance to Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in citrus rootstock germplasm. Journal of Economic Entomology. 95: 1059-1065.

Li, Hong

Li, H., J.P. Syversten, R.J. Stuart, C.W. McCoy, A.W. Schuman, and W.S. Castle. 2003. Correlation of Soil Characteristics and Diaprepes Abbreviatus Root Weevil Populations in a Poorly Drained Citrus Grove. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 116: 42-248.

Mankin, Richard W.

Mankin, R.W., C.W. McCoy, K.L. Flanders, and e. al. 2003. Methods for Acoustic Detection of Insect Pests in Soil. Proceedings of the Soil Science Society of America Conference on Agroacoustics, Third Symposium. 3: 1-6.  

Mankin, R.W.and S.L. LaPointe. 2003. Listening To The Larvae:  Acoustic Detection of Diaprepes Abbreviatus (L.). Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society116:  304-308.

Mannion, C. M.

Mannion, C.M., A. Hunsberger, J.E. Peña, and L.S. Osborne. 2003. Ovipostion and larval survival of Diaprepes Abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on select host plants. Florida Entomologist. 86: 165-173. 
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McCoy, C. W.

McCoy, C.W., D.I. Shapiro, and L.W. Duncan. 2000. Parasitism and persistence in the field of entomopathogenic nematodes and other natural enemies of the larvae of Diapereps abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 878-879.

McCoy, C.W., D.I. Shapiro, L.W. Duncan, and K. Nguyen. 2000. Entomopathogenic nematodes and other natural enemies as mortality factors for larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : curculionidae). Biological Control. 19: 182-190.  

McCoy, C.W., R.J. Stuart, L.W. Duncan, J.H. Graham, and H.N. Nigg. 2000. Soil arthropod pest management for citrus: Future solutions to a growing problem. International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 733-735.  

McCoy, C.W.and L.W. Duncan. 2000. IPM: an emerging strategy for diaprepes in Florida citrus. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 90-104.

McCoy, C.W., L.W. Duncan, R.J. Stuart, and D.I. Shapiro. 2002. Development of entomopathogenic nematodes as a management tactic for citrus root weevils in Florida. Proceedings VIII INTERNATIONAL COLLOQUIUM ON INVERTEBRATE PATHOLOGY AND MICROBIAL CONTROL. p. 110-114.  

McCoy, C.W., R.J. Stuart, L.W. Duncan, and K. Nguyen. 2002. Field efficacy of two commercial preparations of entomopathogenic nematodes against larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Alfison type soil. Florida Entomologist. 85: 537-544. PDF version

McCoy, C.W., R.J. Stuart, and H.N. Nigg. 2003. Seasonal life stage abundance of Diaprepes abbreviatus in irrigated and non-irrigated citrus plantings in Central Florida. Florida Entomologist. 86: 34-42.   PDF version

McCoy, C.W., L.W. Duncan, and D.I. Shapiro. 2001. Effect of enzone as a soil fumigant on survival of various developmental stages of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in container-grown citrus. Florida Entomologist. 84: 147-150.   PDF version

McCoy, C.W., R.J. Stuart, I. Jackson, J. Fojtik, and A. Hoyte. 2001. Soil surface applications of chemicals for the control of neonate Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and  their effect on ant predators. Florida Entomologist. 84: 328-335. PDF version

McKenzie, C. L.

McKenzie, C.L., S.L. LaPointe, and L.W. Duncan. 2001. Landscape fabric as a physical barrier to neonate Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae). Florida Entomologist. 84: 721-722.  PDF version

 Muraro, Ronald P.  

Muraro, R.P. 2000. Cost benefit analysis for controlling diaprepes. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 105-110. 

 Nguyen, Khuong B.

Nguyen, K.B.and L.W. Duncan. 2002. Steinernema diaprepesi n. sp. (Rhabditida: Steinernematidae) a parasite of the citrus root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Nematology. 34: 159-170.   PDF version 

Nigg, H. N.

Nigg, H.N., S.E. Simpson, R.J. Stuart, L.W. Duncan, C.W. McCoy, and F.G. Gmitter. 2003. Abundance of Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.) (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) neonates falling to the soil under tree canopies in Florida citrus groves. Journal of Economic Entomology. 96: 835-843.  

Nigg, H.N.and S.E. Simpson. 2000. Role of chemical attractant and repellents in adult weevil behavior. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 44-50.

Nigg, H.N., S.E. Simpson, H.E. Anderson, and L.K. Yang. 2001. Fipronil toxicity to Diaprepes abbreviatus L. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) larvae. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society. p. 52-56. PDF version

Nigg, H.N., S.E. Simpson, N.E. El-Gholl, and F.G. Gmitter. 2001. Response of citrus rootstock seedlings to Diaprepes abbreviatus L (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) larval feeding. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society. p. 57-64.  PDF version

Nigg, H.N., S.E. Simpson, L.E. Ramos, A.T. Tomerlin, J.M. Harrison, and N. Cuyler. 2001. Distribution and movement of adult Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in a Florida citrus grove. Florida Entomologist. 84: 641-651.  PDF version

Nigg, H.N., S.E. Simpson, D.G. Hall, L.E. Ramos, S.U. Rehman, B. Bas, and N. Cuyler. 2002. Sampling methods as abundance indices for adult Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in citrus. Journal of Economic Entomology. 95: 856-861.

O'Brien, Charles W.

O'Brien, C.W.and P.W. Kovarik. 2000. The genus Diaprepes: Its origin and geographical distribution in the Caribbean region. Diaprepes Short Course, CREC, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 1-6.

Pena, J. E.

Pena, J.E., D.G. Hall, and C.W. McCoy. 2000. Natural enemies of the weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a serious pest of citrus in Florida. International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 785-788.  

Pena, J.E.and D.M. Amalin. 2000. Biological control of Diaprepes abbreviatus by parasitoids. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 66-76.

Pratt, James B.   

Pratt, J.B. 2000. History of the Diaprepes Task Force. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 63-65.

Rogers, Steven

Rogers, S., C.W. McCoy, and J.H. Graham. 2000. Larval growth of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and resulting root injury to three citrus varieties in two soil types. Journal of Economic Entomology. 93: 380-387.

Shapiro, D. I.

Shapiro, D.I.and C.W. McCoy. 2000. Susceptibility of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) larvae to different rates of entomopathogenic nematodes in the greenhouse. Florida Entomologist. 83: 1-9.  PDF version

Shapiro, D.I.and C.W. McCoy. 2000. Effects of culture method and formulation on the virulence of Steinernema riobrave (Rhabditida : Steinernematidae) to Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae). Journal of Nematology. 32: 281-288. PDF version  

Shapiro, D.I.and C.W. McCoy. 2000. Virulence of entomopathogenic nematodes to Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) in the laboratory. Journal of Economic Entomology. 93: 1090-1095.

Shapiro, D.I., C.W. McCoy, A. Fares, T. Obreza, and H. Dou. 2000. Effects of soil type on virulence and persistence of entomopathogenic nematodes in relation to control of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae). Environmental Entomology. 29: 1083-1087.  

Shapiro, J.P., K.D. Bowman, and S.L. Lapointe. 2000. Dehydrothalebanin: A source of resistance from Glycosmis pentaphylla against the citrus root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 48: 4404-4409.  

Shaprio, D.I.and C.W. McCoy. 2000. Virulence of entomopathogenic nematodes to Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculiionidae) in the laboratory. Journal of Economic Entomology. 93: 1090-1095.  

Simpson, S.E.

Simpson, S.E., H.N. Nigg, and J.L. Knapp. 2000. Host Plants of Diaprepes root weevil and their implications to the regulatory process. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL. p. 19-37.

Stansley, Philip A.  

Stansley, P.A. 2000. Biology of Diaprepes abbreviatus in the laboratory and field. Diaprepes Short Course, Citrus Research & Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL, March 22, 2000. p. 38-43.

Stuart, R. J.

Stuart, R.J., I.W. Jackson, and C.W. McCoy. 2000. Ants as predators of the root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Florida citrus. International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 844-845.  

Stuart, R.J., J.P. Michaud, L. Olsen, and C.W. McCoy. 2002. Lady beetles as potential predators of the root weevil Diaprepes Abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Florida citrus. Florida Entomologist. 85: 409-416.   PDF version

Stuart, R.J., I.W. Jackson, and C.W. McCoy. 2003. Predation on neonate larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Florida citrus: Testing fro daily paterns of neonate drop, ant predators and chemical repellency. Florida Entomologist. 86: 61-72.  PDF

Weathersbee, A. A.

Weathersbee, A.A., Y.Q. Tang, H. Doostdar, and R.T. Mayer. 2000. Potential for Bacillus thuringiensis as a biological control agent against larvae of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) infecting Florida citrus. International Citrus Congress (9th : 2000 : Orlando, Florida), Orlando, Florida USA, 2003. p. 879.  

Weathersbee, A.A., Q. Tang, H. Doostdar, and R.T. Mayer. 2002. Susceptibility of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) to a commercial preparation of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. tenebrionis . Florida Entomologist. 85: 330-335. PDF version

 

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