Display Presentations, Integrative Physiological and Molecular Insect Systems Section

Tuesday, November 18, 2008: 7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Exhibit Hall 3, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Fatty acid profiles of turnip aphids, Lipaphis erycimi (Kaltenbach), reared on different host plants
Ngan T. T. Nguyen, Oklahoma State University; Ali A. Zarrabi, Oklahoma State University; Kristopher L. Giles, Oklahoma State University; Jack Dillwith, Oklahoma State University
Activity of α-amylase inhibitors from Phaseolus coccineus on digestive α-amylases of the coffee berry borer
Arnubio Valencia, University of Caldas; Jorge William Arboleda, Embrapa Recursos Genéticos e Biotecnologia; Maria Fatima Grossi de Sa, Embrapa Recursos Genéticos e Biotecnologia
Life tables and laboratory rearing of Nezara viridula (L.) (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) on two artificial diets
Maribel Portilla, USDA - ARS; Douglas Streett, ARS-USDA National Biological Control Laboratory
Cowpea bruchid cathepsin B-like protease: A suggested role in insect counter-defense
Ji-Eun Ahn, Texas A&M University; Yoon Duck Koo, Texas A&M University; Jaewoong Moon, USDA ARS; Keyan Zhu-Salzman, Texas A&M University
Deciphering plant-herbivore interactions
Richard Musser, Western Illinois University; Sue Hum-Musser, Western Illinois University; Heiko Vogel, Max Planck
Correlation of maize plant defense hormones to insect herbivory
Brad Bennett, Western Illinois University; Richard Musser, Western Illinois University
Correlation of tomato and caterpillar interactions
Vickie Thomas, Western Illinois University; Richard Musser, Western Illinois University; Bridgette Moody, Western Illinois University; Anna Lewis, Western Illinois University; Wardatou Boukari, Western Illinois University; Ben Boda, Western Illinois University
Development of the parasitoid Psyttalia humilis (Sylvestri) on Anastrepha suspensa (Loew), a New World tephritid fruit fly host
Daniel B. Pitt, The University of Florida; Pauline O. Lawrence, The University of Florida
Correlation of soybean and caterpillar interactions
Beverly Thompson, Western Illinois University; Richard Musser, Western Illinois University
Frequencies of organophosphate insensitive acetylcholinesterase alleles in laboratory and field populations of the house fly (Musca domestica)
Toshinori Kozaki, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences; Seán Brady, Smithsonian Institution; Jeffrey Scott, Cornell University
Effect of essential oils on Varroa mite infestation and reproduction
Yulun Fu, Michigan State University; Zachary Y. Huang, Michigan State University; Blaise LeBlanc, USDA-ARS; Gorden Wardell, Paramount Farming Co
Functional analysis of Bt intoxication in coleopteran insects
Marcé D. Lorenzen, USDA-ARS Grain Marketing & Production Research Center; Jeffrey A. Fabrick, USDA - ARS; Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes, University of Tennessee; Cris Oppert, University of Tennessee; Brenda Oppert, USDA ARS CGAHR
Molecular determinants of Helicoverpa zea flight capacity respond to body weight, nutrition, and Bt corn
Howard W. Fescemyer, Pennsylvania State University; John Adamczyk, USDA-ARS; Ryan Jackson, USDA, Agricultural Research Service; James. H. Marden, Pennsylvania State University
Gamma radiation-induced changes in the Caribbean fruit fly, Anastrepha suspensa (Loew)
Steven G. Milian, University of Florida; Pauline O. Lawrence, University of Florida
Towards genetic and molecular manipulations of the tarnished plant bug (Lygus lineolaris)
William B. Walker, Lund Univeristy; Margaret L. Allen, USDA - ARS
Rdl allelic expression analysis in the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Coleoptera: Chysomelidae)
Haichuan Wang, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; David Taylor, USDA - ARS; Blair D. Siegfried, University of Nebraska
Putative regulatory elements within the non-coding regions of Chrysomelidae diapause associated transcript-1 (DAT-1) orthologs
Michelle J. Totuges, USDA; George D. Yocum, USDA - ARS; Richard L. Roehrdanz, USDA, Agricultural Research Service
Ultrastructural changes and transcriptional responses to resistant wheat and starvation in the midgut of Hessian fly larvae
Richard Shukle, USDA-ARS, Purdue University; Subhashree Subramanyam, Purdue University; Omprakash Mittapalli, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology; Christie E. Williams, USDA - ARS
A comparison of transcripts coding for novel secreted salivary gland proteins in Hessian fly from the United States and Israel
Alisha Johnson, USDA-ARS, Purdue University; Ming-Shun Chen, Kansas State University; Richard Shukle, USDA-ARS, Purdue University
Expression of midgut genes coding for peritrophic membrane (PM) proteins in the cabbage looper (Trichoplusia ni) in response to host plants and PM damage
Lihua Huang, Cornell University, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station; Ping Wang, Cornell University NYSAES
Cold storage of Gonatocerus ashmeadi Girault (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae): The effects on maternal and progeny fitness
Wenlong Chen, North Dakota State University; Mark A. Boetel, North Dakota State University; Roger A. Leopold, USDA-ARS Biosciences Research Lab
Short-term low temperature storage of pharate adults of the alfalfa leaf-cutting bee, Megachile rotundata
George D. Yocum, USDA - ARS; Joseph P. Rinehart, USDA - ARS; William P. Kemp, USDA - ARS
Cold storage of the northern house mosquito, Culex pipiens, in the absence of diapause
Joseph P. Rinehart, USDA - ARS; George D. Yocum, USDA - ARS; Rebecca M. Robich, Harvard School of Public Health
Novel synthetic lure for fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) based on the aroma of concord grapes
Michelle J. Massa, South Texas College; David C. Robacker, USDA - ARS
The response of Melittia oedipus (Lepidoptera: Sessidae) to visual cues is increased by the presence of food source
Gadi V. P. Reddy, University of Guam; Zerlene Cruz, University of Guam; Nakita Braganza, University of Guam; Rangaswamy R. Muniappan, Virginia Tech
Gene transcript changes associated with Bemisia tabaci biotype B  -induced tomato irregular ripening disorder identified using microarray technology and Q-RT-PCR
Cindy McKenzie, USDA - ARS; Xiomara Sinistera, U.S. Agency for International Development; Joseph P. Albano, USDA-ARS; Charles A. Powell, University of Florida-IFAS; Scot E. Dowd, ARS-USDA; Robert G. Shatters, USDA-ARS
Characterizing the Bemisia tabaci B biotype salivary gland transcriptome
Robert G. Shatters, USDA-ARS; Charles A. Powell, University of Florida-IFAS; Cindy McKenzie, USDA - ARS
Desiccation and hypoxic stress-induced changes in gene expression in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum (Herbst)
Bin Li, Kansas State University; Jeff Lord, USDA - ARS; Marcé D. Lorenzen, USDA-ARS Grain Marketing & Production Research Center; Brenda Oppert, USDA ARS CGAHR; Richard W. Beeman, USDA - ARS; Yoonseong Park, Kansas State University
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