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Flying insect classification with inexpensive sensors
(Springer/Plenum PublishersNew York, 2014-09)
The ability to use inexpensive, noninvasive sensors to accurately classify flying insects would have significant implications for entomological research, and allow for the development of many useful applications in vector ...
UV Radiation as an Attractor for Insects
(ILLUMINAT ENG SOC NORTH AMERNEW YORK, 2012)
Light pollution due to exterior lighting is a rising concern. While glare, light trespass and general light pollution have been well described, there are few reported studies on the impact of light pollution on insects. ...
Binding analysis of Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1 proteins in the sugarcane borer, Diatraea saccharalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae)
(Elsevier B.V., 2015-05-01)
Sugarcane borer (Diatraea saccharalis, F.) is an important corn pest in South America and United States. The aim of the present study was to analyze the susceptibility and binding interactions of three Cry1A proteins and ...
Microbial Control of Structural Insect Pests
Various reasons have prevented the microbial control of structural pests from reaching the commercial development and practical use achieved with agricultural pests. Microbial products have not been very successful on the ...
Oviposition in the blood-sucking insect Rhodnius prolixus is modulated by host odors
(BioMed Central, 2015-05)
Background: Triatomine bugs are blood-sucking insects, vectors of Chagas disease. Despite their importance, their oviposition behavior has received relatively little attention. Some triatomines including Rhodnius prolixus ...
Insects associated with chicken manure in a breeder poultry farm of Central Chile
(Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, 2011)
Reproductive characteristics of the predator Podisus nigrispinus fed with an insect resistant soybean variety.
(Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira, Brasília, v. 37, nº 7, p.917-924, jul. 2002., 2011)
Longevity, fecundity and embryogenesis in brazilian aphids.
(Pesquisa Agropecuaria Brasileira, Brasilia, v.32, n.2, p.137-145, fev.1997., 1997)
Mathematical model to assess the control of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes by the sterile insect technique
(Elsevier Science IncNew YorkEUA, 2005)