Insect Science

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Edited By: Le Kang

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 26/90 (Entomology)

Online ISSN: 1744-7917


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  1. Original articles

    1. Next generation sequencing of Apis mellifera syriaca identifies genes for Varroa resistance and beneficial bee keeping traits

      Nizar Haddad, Ahmed Mahmud Batainh, Osama Suleiman Migdadi, Deepti Saini, Venkatesh Krishnamurthy, Sriram Parameswaran and Zaid Alhamuri

      Article first published online: 15 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12205

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      Panic escape polyethism in worker and soldier Coptotermes formosanus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)

      Cai Wang, Gregg Henderson, Bal K. Gautam, Jie Chen and Dependra Bhatta

      Article first published online: 8 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12206

    3. Use of electroporation as an option to transform the horn fly, Haematobia irritans: a species recalcitrant to microinjection

      Qiang Xu, Felix D. Guerrero, Azhahianambi Palavesam and Adalberto A. Pérez de León

      Article first published online: 8 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12207

    4. Characterization of the Bombyx mori Cecropin A1 promoter regulated by IMD pathway

      Xiao-Ting Hua, Xiao-Juan Ma, Ren-Ju Xue, Ting-Cai Cheng, Fei Wang and Qing-You Xia

      Article first published online: 8 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12210

  2. Original Articles

    1. Tree colonization by the Asian longhorn beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae): effect of habitat and tree suitability

      Massimo Faccoli, Riccardo Favaro, Giuseppe Concheri, Andrea Squartini and Andrea Battisti

      Article first published online: 30 MAR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12192

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    1. Transgenic plants expressing the AaIT/GNA fusion protein show increased resistance and toxicity to both chewing and sucking pests

      Shu-Min Liu, Jie Li, Jin-Qi Zhu, Xiao-Wei Wang, Cheng-Shu Wang, Shu-Sheng Liu, Xue-Xin Chen and Sheng Li

      Article first published online: 17 MAR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12203

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    1. Effect of exposure to chlorpyrifos on the cuticular and internal lipid composition of Blattella germanica males

      Monika Paszkiewicz, Agata Sikora, Mieczysława I. Boguś, Emilia Włóka, Piotr Stepnowski and Marek Gołębiowski

      Article first published online: 25 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12200

  6. Original Articles

    1. Sexual behavior and male volatile compounds in wild and mass-reared strains of the Mexican fruit fly Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae) held under different colony management regimes

      Carlos Felipe Bosa, Leopoldo Cruz-López, Cristina Silvia Zepeda-Cisneros, Javier Valle-Mora, Karina Guillén-Navarro and Pablo Liedo

      Article first published online: 17 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12180

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    1. Functional response, host stage preference and interference of two whitefly parasitoids

      Hai-Yun Xu, Nian-Wan Yang, Min Duan and Fang-Hao Wan

      Article first published online: 4 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12186

    2. BmPLA2 containing conserved domain WD40 affects the metabolic functions of fat body tissue in silkworm, Bombyx mori

      Chabungbam Orville Singh, Hu-Hu Xin, Rui-Ting Chen, Mei-Xian Wang, Shuang Liang, Yan Lu, Zi-Zheng Cai and Yun-Gen Miao

      Article first published online: 3 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12189

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    1. A de novo transcriptomic analysis to reveal functional genes in Apolygus lucorum

      De-Pan Cao, Yang Liu, Jin-Jin Wei, Jian-Hong Li and Gui-Rong Wang

      Article first published online: 2 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12188

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  11. Original articles

    1. Identification of heat shock cognate protein 70 gene (Alhsc70) of Apolygus lucorum and its expression in response to different temperature and pesticide stresses

      Yang Sun, Jing Zhao, Yang Sheng, Ying-Fang Xiao, Yong-Jun Zhang, Li-Xin Bai, Yongan Tan, Liu-Bin Xiao and Guang-Chun Xu

      Article first published online: 27 JAN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12193

    2. Determining the major Bt refuge crops for cotton bollworm in North China

      Le-Fu Ye, Xue Fu, Fang Ouyang, Bao-Yu Xie and Feng Ge

      Article first published online: 26 JAN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12171

  12. Original Articles

    1. Differentially methylated genomic fragments related with sexual dimorphism of rice pests, Sogatella furcifera

      Mei Zhang, Jia-Lin Chen, Shi-Ke Liang, Guang-Hong Li, Fang-Hai Wang and Ijaz Ahmad

      Article first published online: 21 JAN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12179

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      Intercrop movement of convergent lady beetle, Hippodamia convergens (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae), between adjacent cotton and alfalfa

      Anup Bastola, Megha N. Parajulee, R. Patrick Porter, Ram B. Shrestha, Fa-Jun Chen and Stanley C. Carroll

      Article first published online: 21 JAN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12185

  14. Original Articles

    1. Expression pattern and tissue localization of the class B scavenger receptor BmSCRBQ4 in Bombyx mori

      Zhan-Peng Dong, Chun-Li Chai, Fang-Yin Dai, Min-Hui Pan, Ping Huang, Wei Wang, Peng-Fei Liao, Min Liu and Cheng Lu

      Article first published online: 28 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12158

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    3. Tritrophic interactions between parasitoids and cereal aphids are mediated by nitrogen fertilizer

      Muhammad A. Aqueel, Abu-bakar M. Raza, Rashad M. Balal, Muhammad A. Shahid, Irfan Mustafa, Muhammad M. Javaid and Simon R. Leather

      Article first published online: 19 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12123

    4. Extent of mismatch between the period of circadian clocks and light/dark cycles determines time-to-emergence in fruit flies

      Pankaj Yadav, Deepak Choudhury, Madhumala K. Sadanandappa and Vijay Kumar Sharma

      Article first published online: 15 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12126

    5. Host selection by the autoparasitoid Encarsia pergandiella on primary (Bemisia tabaci) and secondary (Eretmocerus mundus) hosts

      Yi-Bo Zhang, Cristina Castañé, Rosa Gabarra, Ramon Albajes and Fang-Hao Wan

      Article first published online: 10 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12152

    6. Soybean aphid intrabiotype variability based on colonization of specific soybean genotypes

      Michelle Pawlowski, Curtis B. Hill, David J. Voegtlin and Glen L. Hartman

      Article first published online: 2 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12169

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      Evolutionary ecology of microsporidia associated with the invasive ladybird Harmonia axyridis

      Andreas Vilcinskas, Henrike Schmidtberg, Arnaud Estoup, Ashraf Tayeh, Benoit Facon and Heiko Vogel

      Article first published online: 26 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12159

  16. Original Articles

    1. Aggregation behavior of Harmonia axyridis under non-wintering conditions

      Delphine Durieux, Bérénice Fassotte, Jean-Louis Deneubourg, Yves Brostaux, Axel Vandereycken, Emilie Joie, Eric Haubruge and François J. Verheggen

      Article first published online: 26 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12144

    2. Bacterial community structure in Apis florea larvae analyzed by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and 16S rRNA gene sequencing

      Prakaimuk Saraithong, Yihong Li, Kanokporn Saenphet, Zhou Chen and Panuwan Chantawannakul

      Article first published online: 13 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12155

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    1. Survey of insect visitation of ornamental flowers in Southover Grange garden, Lewes, UK

      Mihail Garbuzov, Elizabeth E. W. Samuelson and Francis L. W. Ratnieks

      Article first published online: 29 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12162

  18. Original Articles

    1. Hedgehog signaling pathway regulated the target genes for adipogenesis in silkworm Bombyx mori

      Shuang Liang, Rui-Ting Chen, Deng-Pan Zhang, Hu-Hu Xin, Yan Lu, Mei-Xian Wang and Yun-Gen Miao

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12164

    2. Antiapoptotic activity of 30 kDa lipoproteins family from fat body tissue of silkworm, Bombyx mori

      Britto Cathrin Pakkianathan, Nitin Kumar Singh, Simone König and Muthukalingan Krishnan

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12119


    1. Effects of 4-hexylresorcinol on the phenoloxidase from Hyphantria cunea (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae): In vivo and in vitro studies

      Mahboobeh Sharifi, Mohammad Ghadamyari, Reza H. Sajedi and Nosrat O. Mahmoodi

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12154

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      Diversity of wing patterns and abdomen-generated substrate sounds in 3 European scorpionfly species

      Manfred Hartbauer, Johannes Gepp, Karin Hinteregger and Stephan Koblmüller

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12139

    2. Seasonal and geographical variation in diapause and cold hardiness of the Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis

      Hai-Cui Xie, Dun-Song Li, Hong-Gang Zhang, Charles E. Mason, Zhen-Ying Wang, Xin Lu, Wan-Zhi Cai and Kang-Lai He

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12137

    3. Specific detection of the floodwater mosquitoes Aedes sticticus and Aedes vexans DNA in predatory diving beetles

      Thomas Z. Persson Vinnersten, Peter Halvarsson and Jan O. Lundström

      Article first published online: 17 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12146

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    5. Vertical stratification of ichneumonid wasp communities: the effects of forest structure and life-history traits

      Filippo Di Giovanni, Pierfilippo Cerretti, Franco Mason, Emma Minari and Lorenzo Marini

      Article first published online: 20 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12153

    6. Behavioral syndrome in a native and an invasive hymenoptera species

      Karine Monceau, Jérôme Moreau, Juliette Poidatz, Olivier Bonnard and Denis Thiéry

      Article first published online: 20 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12140

    7. Recent introduction of an allodapine bee into Fiji: A new model system for understanding biological invasions by pollinators

      Scott V. C. Groom, Marika V. Tuiwawa, Mark I. Stevens and Michael P. Schwarz

      Article first published online: 19 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12136

    8. Developing Exon-Primed Intron-Crossing (EPIC) markers for population genetic studies in three Aedes disease vectors

      Vanessa Linley White, Nancy Margaret Endersby, Janice Chan, Ary Anthony Hoffmann and Andrew Raymond Weeks

      Article first published online: 7 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12145

    9. Effects of food quality on trade-offs among growth, immunity and survival in the greater wax moth Galleria mellonella

      Indrikis Krams, Sanita Kecko, Katariina Kangassalo, Fhionna R. Moore, Eriks Jankevics, Inna Inashkina, Tatjana Krama, Vilnis Lietuvietis, Laila Meija and Markus J. Rantala

      Article first published online: 22 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12132

    10. Species and endosymbiont diversity of Bemisia tabaci (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) on vegetable crops in Senegal

      Delatte Hélène, Baudin Rémy, Becker Nathalie, Girard Anne-Laure, Ramatoulaye Sidebe Traoré, Lett Jean-Michel and Reynaud Bernard

      Article first published online: 16 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12134

    11. High temperature slows down growth in tobacco hornworms (Manduca sexta larvae) under food restriction

      Matthew B. Hayes, Lihong Jiao, Tsu-hsuan Tsao, Ian King, Michael Jennings and Chen Hou

      Article first published online: 20 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12109

    12. Genetic variation amongst biotypes of Dactylopius tomentosus

      Catherine W. Mathenge, Markus Riegler, G. Andrew C. Beattie, Robert N. Spooner-Hart and Paul Holford

      Article first published online: 20 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12120

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