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    • 2016 Southeast Regional Bunch Grape Integrated Management Guide 

      Nita, Mizuho; Burrack, Hannah J.; Pfeiffer, Douglas G.; Mitchem, Wayne; Lockwood, David; Bellinger, Robert (2016-04-04)
      While not technically a numbered VCE publication, this is produced by a group of extension specialists in the southeastern region. CALS is a member of the Southeastern Small Fruit Consortium, the producer of this guide.
    • 2016 Southeast Regional Caneberry Integrated Management Guide. Southeastern Small Fruit Consortium 

      Brannen, Philip; Schnabel, Guido; Burrack, Hannah J.; Bessin, Richard; Pfeiffer, Douglas G.; Mitchem, Wayne; Jennings, Katie; Lockwood, David; Fernandez, Gina; Sial, Ash (2016-04-04)
      While not technically a numbered VCE publication, this is produced by a group of extension specialists in the southeastern region. CALS is a member of the Southeastern Small Fruit Consortium, the producer of this guide
    • 2016 Spray Bulletin for Commercial Tree Fruit Growers 

      Pfeiffer, Douglas G.; Bergh, J. Christopher; Frank, D. L.; Hooks, C. R. R.; Walsh, C. S.; Yoder, Keith S.; Rahan, M.; Kotcon, J. B.; Derr, J. F.; Chandran, R. S.; Weaver, M. W.; Brown, A.; Parkhurst, J. (2016-01-01)
    • 2D and 3D Chromosome Painting in Malaria Mosquitoes 

      George, Phillip; Sharma, Atashi; Sharakhov, Igor V. (Journal Of Visualized Experiments, 2014-01-01)
      Fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) of whole arm chromosome probes is a robust technique for mapping genomic regions of interest, detecting chromosomal rearrangements, and studying three-dimensional (3D) organization ...
    • Accurate Strand-Specific Quantification of Viral RNA 

      Plaskon, Nicole E.; Adelman, Zach N.; Myles, Kevin M. (PLOS, 2009-10-22)
      The presence of full-length complements of viral genomic RNA is a hallmark of RNA virus replication within an infected cell. As such, methods for detecting and measuring specific strands of viral RNA in infected cells and ...
    • Ambient Air Temperature Does Not Predict whether Small or Large Workers Forage in Bumble Bees (Bombus impatiens). 

      Couvillon, M. J.; Fitzpatrick, G.; Dornhaus, A. (2010)
      Bumble bees are important pollinators of crops and other plants. However, many aspects of their basic biology remain relatively unexplored. For example, one important and unusual natural history feature in bumble bees is ...
    • Analysis of the Aedes albopictus C6/36 genome provides insight into cell line utility for viral propagation 

      Miller, Jason R.; Koren, Sergey; Dilley, Kari A.; Puri, Vinita; Brown, David M.; Harkins, Derel M.; Thibaud_Nissen, Francoise; Rosen, Benjamin; Xiao-Guang, Chen; Tu, Zhijian Jake; Sharakhov, Igor V.; Sharakhova, Maria V.; Sebra, R.; Stockwell, T. B.; Bergman, N. H.; Sutton, G. G.; Phillippi, A. M.; Pieemarini, P. M.; Shabman, R. S.
      The 50-year old Aedes albopictus C6/36 cell line is a resource for the detection, amplification, and analysis of mosquito-borne viruses including Zika, dengue, and chikungunya. The cell line is derived from an unknown ...
    • Ancient and modern colonization of North America by hemlock woolly adelgid, Adelges tsugae (Hemiptera: Adelgidae), an invasive insect from East Asia 

      Havill, Nathan P.; Shiyake, Shigehiko; Galloway, Ashley Lamb; Foottit, Robert G.; Yu, Guoyue; Paradis, Annie; Elkinton, Joseph; Montgomery, Michael E.; Sano, Masakazu; Caccone, Adalgisa (2016-05)
      Hemlock woolly adelgid, Adelges tsugae, is an invasive pest of hemlock trees (Tsuga) in eastern North America. We used 14 microsatellites and mitochondrial COI sequences to assess its worldwide genetic structure and ...
    • Apheloria polychroma, a new species of millipede from the Cumberland Mountains (Polydesmida: Xystodesmidae) 

      Marek, Paul E.; Means, Jackson C.; Hennen, Derek A. (2018-01-25)
      Millipedes of the genus Apheloria Chamberlin, 1921 occur in temperate broadleaf forests throughout eastern North America and west of the Mississippi River in the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains. Chemically defended with toxins ...
    • Arm-specific dynamics of chromosome evolution in malaria mosquitoes 

      Sharakhova, Maria V.; Xia, Ai; Leman, Scotland C.; Sharakhov, Igor V. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2011-04-07)
      Background: The malaria mosquito species of subgenus Cellia have rich inversion polymorphisms that correlate with environmental variables. Polymorphic inversions tend to cluster on the chromosomal arms 2R and 2L but not ...
    • Arthropod Pest Management Research on Vegetables in Virginia - 2010 

      Kuhar, Thomas P.; Schultz, Peter B.; Doughty, Hélène; Jenrette, James (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2011-02-22)
      Describes arthropod pest management research on vegetable crops including evaluation of federally-labelled and experimental insecticides.
    • Arthropod Pest Management Research on Vegetables in Virginia - 2011 

      Kuhar, Thomas P.; Schultz, Peter B.; Doughty, Hélène; Kamminga, Katherine; Jenrette, James (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2012-02-01)
      Describes arthropod pest management research on vegetable crops including evaluation of federally-labelled and experimental insecticides.
    • Arthropod Pest Management Research on Vegetables in Virginia--2013 

      Kuhar, Thomas P.; Schultz, Peter B.; Doughty, Hélène; Jenrette, James (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2014)
      This booklet contains arthropod pest management research conducted on vegetable crops in Virginia in 2013.
    • Asparagus Beetles on Asparagus 

      Kuhar, Thomas P.; Day, Eric R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-07-29)
      Describes life history of Crioceris asparagi and Crioceris duodecimpunctata and damage to asparagus. Also notes methods for controlling these crop pests.
    • Asparagus Beetles: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Crioceris asparagi (L.) and Crioceris duodecimpunctata (L.) 

      Day, Eric R.; Kuhar, Thomas P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Describes life history of Crioceris asparagi and Crioceris duodecimpunctata and damage to asparagus. Also notes methods for controlling these crop pests.
    • Association of Salivary Cholinesterase With Arthropod Vectors of Disease 

      Temeyer, Kevin B.; Schlechte, Kristie G.; Olafson, Pia U.; Drolet, Barbara S.; Tidwell, Jason P.; Osbrink, Weste L. A.; Showler, Allan T.; Gross, Aaron D.; de Leon, Adalberto A. Perez (2020-11)
      Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) was previously reported to be present in saliva of the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Canestrini), with proposed potential functions to 1) reduce acetylcholine toxicity ...
    • ATP-sensitive inwardly rectifying potassium channel regulation of viral infections in honey bees 

      O’Neal, Scott T.; Swale, Daniel R.; Anderson, Troy D. (Nature, 2017-08-17)
      Honey bees are economically important pollinators of a wide variety of crops that have attracted the attention of both researchers and the public alike due to unusual declines in the numbers of managed colonies in some ...
    • Bean leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) preference for two Phaseolus beans over soybean 

      Shrader, Merdith E.; Kuhar, Thomas P.; Schultz, Peter B.; Pfeiffer, Douglas G.; Kamminga, Katherine (2014)
      In the eastern and central U.S., bean leaf beetle, Cerotoma trifurcata (Förster) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), is a pest of legume crops, on which adults chew holes in leaves, can destroy seedlings, and can injure pods ...
    • Bean Leaf Beetle Biology and Management in Snap Beans 

      Cassell, Meredith E.; Kuhar, Thomas P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2005-09-01)
      Describes life history of bean leaf beetles, damage to bean plants, and methods of biological and chemical control.
    • Bean Pod Mottle Virus in Virginia Soybeans 

      Cassell, Meredith E.; Tolin, Sue A.; Kuhar, Thomas P.; Schultz, Peter B. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-10-09)
      Describes disease cycle of Bean Pod Mottle Virus in soybeans. Also describes symptoms, possible sources of this disease, and management methods.