Insect Science

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Edited By: Le Kang

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 24/87 (Entomology)

Online ISSN: 1744-7917


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  1. Original Articles

    1. Increased expression of CSP and CYP genes in adult silkworm females exposed to avermectins

      Ning Xuan, Xia Guo, Hong-Yan Xie, Qi-Nian Lou, Xing-Bo Lu, Guo-Xia Liu and Jean-François Picimbon

      Article first published online: 17 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12116

    2. Cardioactive properties of Solanaceae plant extracts and pure glycoalkaloids on Zophobas atratus

      Emanuela Ventrella, Paweł Marciniak, Zbigniew Adamski, Grzegorz Rosiński, Szymon Chowański, Patrizia Falabella, Laura Scrano and Sabino A. Bufo

      Article first published online: 7 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12110

    3. Traits allowing some ant species to nest syntopically with the fire ant Solenopsis saevissima in its native range

      Alain Dejean, Bruno Corbara, Régis Céréghino, Maurice Leponce, Olivier Roux, Vivien Rossi, Jacques H. C. Delabie and Arthur Compin

      Article first published online: 1 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12078

    4. How does the host-specialized aphid deal with food deficiency?

      Ting-Ting Xu, Ting-Ting Ma and Xiang-Dong Liu

      Article first published online: 20 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12114

    5. Transcriptomic study of the red palm weevil Rhynchophorus ferrugineus embryogenesis

      An Yin, Linlin Pan, Xiaowei Zhang, Lei Wang, Yuxin Yin, Shangang Jia, Wanfei Liu, Chengqi Xin, Kan Liu, Xiaoguang Yu, Gaoyuan Sun, Khalid Al-hudaib, Songnian Hu, Ibrahim S. Al-Mssallem and Jun Yu

      Article first published online: 20 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12092

    6. Expression, subcellular localization and protein-protein interaction of four isoforms of EcR/USP in the common cutworm

      Li-Xia Huang, Yan-Jun Gong, Jun Gu, Bao-Juan Zeng, Li-Hua Huang and Qi-Li Feng

      Article first published online: 19 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12101

    7. Efficacy of Metarhizium anisopliae in controlling the two-spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae on common bean in screenhouse and field experiments

      David Mugisho Bugeme, Markus Knapp, Sunday Ekesi, Adenirin Chabi-Olaye, Hamadi Iddi Boga and Nguya Kalemba Maniania

      Article first published online: 13 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12111

    8. Transcriptomic response of cowpea bruchids to N-acetylglucosamine-specific lectins

      Li-Hua Wang, Yong Hun Chi, Feng-Guang Guo, Hongmei Li-Byarlay, Susan Balfe, Ji-Chao Fang, Barry R. Pittendrigh and Keyan Zhu-Salzman

      Article first published online: 5 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12108

    9. Cloning of a putative extracellular Cu/Zn superoxide dismutase and functional differences of superoxide dismutases in invasive and indigenous whiteflies

      Xian-Long Gao, Jun-Min Li, Hong-Xing Xu, Gen-Hong Yan, Min Jiu, Shu-Sheng Liu and Xiao-Wei Wang

      Article first published online: 28 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12100

  2. Short Communication

    1. Over-transcription of genes in a parathion-resistant strain of mosquito Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus

      Wei Wang, Si-Lu Liu, Yang-Yang Liu, Chuan-Ling Qiao, Shao-Liang Chen and Feng Cui

      Article first published online: 26 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12106

  3. Original Articles

    1. Molecular characterization of DnaJ 5 homologs in silkworm Bombyx mori and its expression during egg diapause

      Sasibhushan Sirigineedi, Esvaran Vijayagowri, Geetha N. Murthy, Guruprasada Rao and Kangayam M. Ponnuvel

      Article first published online: 24 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12048

    2. Widespread infection and diverse infection patterns of Wolbachia in Chinese aphids

      Zhe Wang, Xiao-Min Su, Juan Wen, Li-Yun Jiang and Ge-Xia Qiao

      Article first published online: 24 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12102

    3. Changes in free amino acids and polyamine levels in Satsuma leaves in response to Asian citrus psyllid infestation and water stress

      Nasir S. A. Malik, Jose L. Perez, Madhurababu Kunta, Joseph M. Patt and Robert L. Mangan

      Article first published online: 14 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12075

  4. Reviews

  5. Original Articles

    1. Spatial distribution of Vespa velutina individuals hunting at domestic honeybee hives: heterogeneity at a local scale

      Karine Monceau, Olivier Bonnard, Jérôme Moreau and Denis Thiéry

      Article first published online: 12 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12090

    2. Seasonal occurrence of Aphis glycines and physiological responses of soybean plants to its feeding

      Xing-Ya Wang, Li-Hong Zhou, Biao Xu, Xing Xing and Guo-Qing Xu

      Article first published online: 12 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12099

    3. Application of DNA barcoding to the identification of Hymenoptera parasitoids from the soybean aphid (Aphis glycines) in China

      Qing-Song Zhou, Yu-Qiang Xi, Fang Yu, Xu Zhang, Xue-Jun Li, Chun-Lai Liu, Ze-Qing Niu, Chao-Dong Zhu, Ge-Xia Qiao and Yan-Zhou Zhang

      Article first published online: 12 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12095

    4. The integrative analysis of microRNA and mRNA expression in Apis mellifera following maze-based visual pattern learning

      Qiu-Hong Qin, Zi-Long Wang, Liu-Qing Tian, Hai-Yan Gan, Shao-Wu Zhang and Zhi-Jiang Zeng

      Article first published online: 30 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12065

  6. Perspectives

  7. Original Articles

    1. Response of Solanum tuberosum to Myzus persicae infestation at different stages of foliage maturity

      Adriana E. Alvarez, Anahí M. Alberti D'Amato, W. Fred Tjallingii, Marcel Dicke and Ben Vosman

      Article first published online: 2 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12072

    2. The influence of past experience on wasp choice related to foraging behavior

      Moreyra Sabrina, Paola D'Adamo and Mariana Lozada

      Article first published online: 31 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12077

    3. Inheritance patterns of secondary symbionts during sexual reproduction of pea aphid biotypes

      Jean Peccoud, Joël Bonhomme, Frédérique Mahéo, Manon de la Huerta, Olivier Cosson and Jean-Christophe Simon

      Article first published online: 31 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12083

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    5. Cannibalism in the pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum

      Lucy C. Cooper, Camille Desjonqueres and Simon R. Leather

      Article first published online: 19 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12070

    6. Bacterial microbiome of Coptotermes curvignathus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) reflects the coevolution of species and dietary pattern

      Jie Hung Patricia King, Nor Muhammad Mahadi, Choon Fah Joseph Bong, Kian Huat Ong and Osman Hassan

      Article first published online: 17 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12061

    7. Brain GABA and glutamate levels in workers of two ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Interspecific differences and effects of queen presence/absence

      Andrzej Wnuk, Wojciech Kostowski, Julita Korczyńska, Anna Szczuka, Beata Symonowicz, Przemysław Bieńkowski, Paweł Mierzejewski and Ewa Joanna Godzińska

      Article first published online: 9 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12076

    8. Expression of an endoglucanase from Tribolium castaneum (TcEG1) in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

      Derek Shirley, Cris Oppert, Todd B. Reynolds, Bethany Miracle, Brenda Oppert, William E. Klingeman and Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes

      Article first published online: 9 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12069

    9. The expression analysis of silk gland-enriched intermediate-size non-coding RNAs in silkworm Bombyx mori

      Dan-Dan Li, Zong-Cai Liu, Lei Huang, Qian-Ling Jiang, Kun Zhang, Hui-Li Qiao, Zhu-Jin Jiao, Lun-Guang Yao, Ren-Yi Liu and Yun-Chao Kan

      Article first published online: 4 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12063

  8. Mini Reviews

    1. Insect host–parasite coevolution in the light of experimental evolution

      Niels A. G. Kerstes and Oliver Y. Martin

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12064

  9. Original Articles

    1. Use of a dietary exposure system for screening of insecticidal compounds for their toxicity to the planthopper Laodelphax striatellus

      Zeng-Xia Wang, Ke-Jian Lin, Jörg Romeis, Yong-Lei Liu, Ze-Wen Liu, Yun-He Li and Yu-Fa Peng

      Article first published online: 6 NOV 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12060

    2. Host plant choice in the comma butterfly–larval choosiness may ameliorate effects of indiscriminate oviposition

      Gabriella Gamberale-Stille, Lina Söderlind, Niklas Janz and Sören Nylin

      Article first published online: 17 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12059

    3. Molecular identification of a pancreatic lipase-like gene involved in sex pheromone biosynthesis of Bombyx mori

      Song-Dou Zhang, Xun Li, Zhu Bin, Meng-Fang Du, Xin-Ming Yin and Shi-Heng An

      Article first published online: 4 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12053

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      Biological and biochemical characterization of a red-eye mutant in Nilaparvata lugens (Hemiptera: Delphacidae)

      Shu-Hua Liu, Jing Yao, Hong-Wei Yao, Peng-Ling Jiang, Bao-Jun Yang and Jian Tang

      Article first published online: 2 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12049

  10. Original articles

  11. Original Articles

    1. Effects of photoperiod and temperature on diapause induction in Conogethes punctiferalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)

      Li-Rong Xu, Xinzhi Ni, Zhen-Ying Wang and Kang-Lai He

      Article first published online: 1 NOV 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7917.2012.01543.x

    2. Evaluation of spatial and temporal patterns of insect damage and aflatoxin level in the pre-harvest corn fields to improve management tactics

      Xinzhi Ni, Jeffrey P. Wilson, Michael D. Toews, G. David Buntin, R. Dewey Lee, Xin Li, Zhongren Lei, Kanglai He, Wenwei Xu, Xianchun Li, Alisa Huffaker and Eric A. Schmelz

      Article first published online: 3 SEP 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7917.2012.01531.x


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