Publications

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Scientific papers, 2020

Fan X, MI Gomez, SS Atallah and J Conrad. 2020. A bayesian state‐space approach for invasive species management: the case of spotted wing drosophila. American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Kokotovich AE, J Delborne, J Elsensohn and H Burrack. 2020. Emerging technologies for invasive insects: the role of engagement. Annals of the Entomological Society of America.

Swoboda-Bhattaraic KA and HJ Burrack. 2020. Diurnal and seasonal activity patterns of Drosophilid species (Diptera: Drosophilidae) present in blackberry agroecosystems with a focus on spotted-wing drosophila. Environmental Entomology.

Urbaneja-Bernat P, D Polk, F Sanchez-Pedraza, B Benrey, J Salamanca and C Rodriguez-Saona. 2020. Non-crop habitats serve as a potential source of spotted-wing drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae) to adjacent cultivated highbush blueberries. The Canadian Entomologist.

Van Timmeren S, PD Fanning, T Schöneberg, K Hamby, J Lee, and R Isaacs. 2020. Exploring the efficacy and mechanisms of a crop sterilant for reducing infestation by spotted-wing drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Economic Entomology.

Yeh DA, FA Drummond, MI Gomez and X Fan. 2020. The economic impacts and management of spotted wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii): the case of wild blueberries in Maine. Journal of Economic Entomology.

Scientific papers, 2019

Ballman E and FA Drummond. 2019. Larval movement of spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society.

Bezerra Da Silva CS, KR Park, RA Blood, and VM Walton. 2019. Intraspecific competition affects the pupation behavior of spotted-wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii). Scientific Reports.

Bezerra Da Silva CS, BE Price, A Soohoo-Hui, and VM Walton. 2019. Factors affecting the biology of Pachycrepoideus vindemmiae (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae), a parasitoid of spotted-wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii). PloS one.

Bezerra Da Silva CS, BE Price, and VM Walton. 2019. Water-deprived parasitic wasps (Pachycrepoideus vindemmiae) kill more pupae of a pest (Drosophila suzukii) as a water-intake strategy. Scientific Reports.

Cloonan KR, J Hernández-Cumplido, ALV De Sousa, DG Ramalho, HJ Burrack, L Della Rosa, LM Diepenbrock, FA Drummond, LJ Gut, S Hesler, R Issacs, H Leach, GM Loeb, AL Nielsen, P Nitzsche, KR Park, Z Syed, S Van Timmeren, AK Wallingford, VM Walton, and C Rodriguez-Saona. 2019. Laboratory and field evaluation of host-related foraging odor-cue combinations to attract Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Economic Entomology.

Drummond FA, E Ballman, and JA Collins. 2019. Spotted wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura)) adult movement, activity, and oviposition behavior in Maine wild blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium Aiton). Journal of Economic Entomology.

Drummond FA, J Collins, and E Ballman. 2019. Population dynamics of spotted wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura)) in Maine wild blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium Aiton). Insects.

Fanning P, BE Luttinen, AE Johnson, EM Espeland, NT Jahn and R Isaacs. 2019. Behavioral and physiological resistance to desiccation in spotted wing Drosophila, Drosophila suzukii. Environmental Entomology.

Giorgini M, X Wang, Y Wang, F Chen, E Hougardy, H Zhang, Z Chen, H Chen, X Liu, P Casconea, G Formisano, G Carvalho, A Biondi, M Bluffington, KM Daane, KA Hoelmer and E Guerrieri. 2019. Exploration for native parasitoids of Drosophila suzukii in China reveals a diversity of parasitoid species and narrow host range of the dominant parasitoid. Journal of Pest Science.

Green CK, PJ Moore and AA Sial. 2019. Impact of heat stress on development and fertility of Drosophila suzukii Matsumura (Diptera: Drsophilidae). Journal of Insect Physiology.

Gress BE and FG Zalom. 2019. Identification and risk assessment of spinosad resistance in a California population of Drosophila suzukii. Pest Management Science.

Hougardy E, BN Hogg, X Wang and KM Daane. 2019. Comparison of thermal performances of two Asian larval parasitoids of Drosophila suzukii. Biological Control.

Leach H, J Stone, S Van Timmeren and R Isaacs. 2019. Stage-specific and seasonal induction of the overwintering morph of spotted wing Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Insect Science.

Leach H, S Van Timmeren and R Isaacs. 2019. Predicting within- and between-year variation in populations of the invasive spotted wing Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in a temperate region. Environmental Entomology.

Lee JC, X Wang, KM Daane, KA Hoelmer, R Isaacs, AA Sial, and VM Walton. 2019. Biological control of spotted-wing Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae)—current and pending tactics. Journal of Integrated Pest Management.

Mermer S, F Pfab, GA Hoheisel, HY Bahlol, L Khot, DT Dalton, LJ Brewer, MV Rossi Stacconi, C Zhang, L Xue, and VM Walton. 2019. Canopy spray deposition and related mortality impacts of commonly used insecticides on Drosophila suzukii Matsumura (Diptera: Drosophilidae) populations in blueberry. Pest Management Science.

Rendon D, KA Hamby, AL Arsenault‐Benoit, CM Taylor, RK Evans, CR Roubos, AA Sial, M Rogers, A Petran, SV Timmeren, P Fanning, R Isaacs, and VM Walton. 2019. Mulching as a cultural control strategy for Drosophila suzukii in blueberry. Pest Management Science.

Rendon D, and VM Walton. 2019. Drip and overhead sprinkler irrigation in blueberry as cultural control for Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in Northwestern United States. Journal of Economic Entomology.

Rendon D, V Walton, G Tait, J Buser, IL Souza, A Wallingford, G Loeb, and J Lee. 2019. Interactions among morphotype, nutrition, and temperature impact fitness of an invasive fly. Ecology and Evolution.

Rodriguez-Saona C, KR Cloonan, F Sanchez-Pedraza, Y Zhou, MM Giusti, and B Benrey. 2019. Differential susceptibility of wild and cultivated blueberries to an invasive frugivorous pest. Journal of chemical ecology.

Rodriguez-Saona C, C Vincent, and R Isaacs. 2019. Blueberry IPM: past successes and future challenges. Annual Review of Entomology.

Schmidt JM, TS Whitehouse, CK Green, H Krehenwinkel, R Schmidt-Jeffris and AA Sial. 2019. Local and landscape-scale heterogeneity shape spotted-wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii) activity and natural enemy abundance: implications for trophic interactions. Agriculture, Ecosystems, & Environment.

Stockton D, R Brown and G Loeb. 2019. Not very hungry? Discovering the hidden food sources of a small fruit specialist, Drosophila suzukii. Ecological Entomology.

Stockton DG, A Wallingford, D Rendon, P Fanning, CK Green, L Diepenbrock, E Ballman, VM Walton, R Isaacs, H Leach, AA Sial, F Drummond, H Burrack and GM Loeb. 2019. Interactions between biotic and abiotic factors affect survival in overwintering Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura). Environmental Entomology.

Van Timmeren S, AA Sial, S Lanka, N Spaulding, and R Isaacs. 2019. Development of a rapid assessment method for detecting insecticide resistance in spotted-wing Drosophila (Drosophila suzukii). Pest Management Science.

Wang X, E Hougardy, AH Nance, BN Hogg, KA Hoelmer and KM Daane. 2019. Potential competitive outcomes among three solitary larval endoparasitoids as candidate agents for classical biological control of Drosophila suzukii. Biological Control.

Wang X, G Kaçar, and KM Daane. 2019. Temporal dynamics of host use by Drosophila suzukii in California’s San Joaquin Valley: implications for area-wide pest management. Insects.

Scientific papers, 2018

Cha DH, GM Loeb, CE Linn Jr, SP Hesler, and PJ Landolt. 2018. A multiple-choice bioassay approach for rapid screening of key attractant volatiles. Environmental Entomology.

Cloutier T, J Collins and FA Drummond. 2018. Octabor (disodium octaborate tetrahydrate) as a low toxicity control tactic for the spotted wing drosophila, Drsophila suzukii (Matsumura). Journal of Agricultural Studies.

Diepenbrock LM, JG Lundgren, TL Sit, and HJ Burrack. 2018. Detecting specific resource use by Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) using gut content analysis. Journal of Economic Entomology.

Diepenbrock LM and DR McPhie. 2018. Use of a novel host plant Family, Basallaceae, by Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington.

Elsensohn, J and G Loeb.  2018. Non-crop host sampling yields insights into small-scale population dynamics of Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura).  Insects.

Fanning PD, A VanWoerkom, JC Wise, R Isaacs. 2018. Assessment of a commercial spider venom peptide against spotted-wing Drosophila and interaction with adjuvants. Journal of Pest Science.

Grassi A, A Gottardello, DT Dalton, G Tait, D Rendon, C Loriatti, D Gibeaut, R Stacconi, M Valerio and VM Walton. 2018. Seasonal reproductive biology of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in temperate climates. Environmental Entomology.

Kirkpatrick DM, LJ Gut, and JR Miller. 2018. Estimating monitoring trap plume reach and trapping area for Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in Michigan tart cherry. Journal of Economic Entomology.

Kirkpatrick DM, LJ Gut, and JR Miller. 2018. Development of a novel dry, sticky trap design incorporating visual cues for Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Economic Entomology.

Kirkpatrick DM, HL Leach, P Xu, R Isaacs, and LJ Gut. 2018. Comparative antennal and behavioral responses of summer and winter morph Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) to ecologically relevant volatiles. Environmental Entomology.

Loriatti C, R Guzzon, G Anfora, F Ghidoni, V Mazzoni, TR Villegas, DT Dalton and VM Walton. 2018. Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) contributes to the development of sour rot in grape. Journal of Economic Entomology.

Pfab F, MVR Stacconi, G Anfora, A Grassi, V Walton and A Pugliese. 2018. Optimized timing of parasitoid release: a mathematical model for biological control of Drosophila suzukii. Theoretical Ecology.

RendonD, JC Lee, G Tait, J Buser and VM Walton. 2018. Survival and fecundity parameters of two Drosophila suzukii morphs on variable diet under suboptimal temperatures. Journal of Insect Science.

Tait G, C Kaiser, MV Rossi-Stacconi, DT Dalton, G Anfora and VM Walton. 2018. A food-grade gum as a management tool for Drosophila suzukii. Bulletin of Insectology.

Wallingford AK, KB Rice, TC Leskey, G Loeb. 2018. Overwintering behavior of Drosophila suzukii Matsumura, and potential springtime diets for egg maturation. Environmental Entomology.

Wang XG, AH Nance, JML Jones, KA Hoelmer, KM Daane. 2018. Aspects of the biology and reproductive strategy of two Asian larval parasitoids evaluated for classical biological control of Drosophila suzukii. Biological Control.

Wang XG, MA Serrato, Y Son, VM Walton, KM Daane. 2018. Thermal performance of two indigenous pupal parasitoids attacking the invasive Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Environmental Entomology.

Wong, J, A Wallingford, G Loeb, and J Lee.  2018.  Physiological status of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) affects their response to attractive odors. Journal of Applied Entomology.

Scientific papers, 2017

Alnajjar G, J Collins and FA Drummond. 2017. Behavioral and preventative management of Drosophila suzukii Matsumura (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in Maine wild blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium Aiton) through attract and kill trapping and insect exclusion-netting. International Journal of Entomology and Nematology.

Biondi A, XG Wang, JC Miller, B Miller, PW Shearer, L Zappalà, G Siscaro, VM Walton, KA Hoelmer, and KM Daane. 2017. Innate olfactory responses of Asobara japonica (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) towards fruits infested by the invasive spotted wing Drosophila. Journal of Insect Behavior.

Cha, DH, S Hesler, A Wallingford, F Zaman, P Jentsch, J Nyrop, and G Loeb.  Comparison of commercial lures and food baits for early detection of fruit infestation risk by Drosophila suzukii.  Journal of Economic Entomology.

Diepenbrock LM and HJ Burrack. 2017. Variation of within-microhabitat use by Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in blackberry. Journal of Applied Entomology.

Diepenbrock LM, JA Hardin and HJ Burrack. 2017. Season-long programs for control of Drosophila suzukii in southeastern United States blackberries. Crop Protection.

Evans R, M Toews, A Sial. 2017. Diel periodicity of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosphilidae) under field conditions. PLoS ONE.

Farnsworth D, M Bolda, R Goodhue, J Williams and F Zalom. 2017. Economic analysis of revenue losses and control costs associated with the spotted wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii) in the California raspberry industry. Pest Management Science.

Fraimout A, V Debat, S Fellous, RA Hufbauer, J Foucaud, P Pudlo, J Marin, DK Price, J Cattel, X Chen, M Deprá, PF Duyck, C Guedot, M Kenis, MT Kimura, G Loeb, A Loiseau, I Martinez-Sañudo, M Pascual, MP Richmond, P Shearer, N Singh, K Tamura, A Xuéreb, J Zhang and A Estoup. Deciphering the routes of invasion of Drosophila suzukii by means of ABC random forest. Molecular Biology and Evolution.

Kaçar G, XG Wang, A Biondi, and KM Daane. 2017. Linear functional response by two pupal Drosophila parasitoids foraging within single or multiple patch environments. PLoS ONE.

Mishra R, JC Chiu, G Hua, NR Tawari, MJ Adang and AA Sial. 2017. High throughput sequencing reveals Drosophila suzukii responses to insecticides. Insect Science.

Rosensteel DO and AA Sial. 2017. Efficacy of insecticides against Drosophila suzukii in high-bush blueberries. Arthropod Management Tests.

Rosensteel DO and AA Sial. 2017. Efficacy of insecticides against Drosophila suzukii in rabbiteye blueberries. Arthropod Management Tests.

Swoboda-Bhattarai KA, DR McPhie, and HJ Burrack. 2017. Reproductive status of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) females influences attraction to fermentation-based baits and ripe fruits. Journal of Economic Entomology.

Van Timmeren S, LM Diepenbrock, MA Bertone, HJ Burrack, and R Isaacs. 2017. A filter method for improved monitoring of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) larvae in fruit. Journal of Integrated Pest Management.

Woltz JM, NG Wiman and JC Lee. 2017. Two Pests Overlap: Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) use of fruit exposed to Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Journal of Economic Entomology.

Scientific papers, 2016

Abrieux A and JC Chiu. 2016. Oral delivery of dsRNA by microbes: beyond pest control. Communicative and Integrative Biology.

Aly, MFK, DA Kraus, and HJ Burrack. 2016. Effects of post-harvest cold storage on the development and survival of immature Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura) in artificial diet and fruit. Journal of Economic Entomology.

Asplen MK, G Anfora, A Biondi, D Choi, D Chu, KM Daane, P Gibert, AP Gutierrez, KA Hoelmer, WD Hutchison, R Isaacs, Z Jiang, Z Kárpáti, MT Kimura, M Pascual, CR Philips, C Plantamp, L Ponti, G Vétek, H Vogt, VM Walton, Y Yu, L Zappalà and N Desneux. Invasion Biology of spotted wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii): a global perspective and future priorities. Journal of Pest Science.

Daane KM, X Wang, A Biondi, B Miller, JC Miller, H Riedl, PW Shearer, E Guerrieri, M Giorgini, M Buffington, K van Achterberg, Y Song, T Kang, H Yi, C Jung, DW Lee, BK Chung, KA Hoelmer, and VM Walton. 2016. First exploration of parasitoids of Drosophila suzukii in South Korea as potential classical biological agents. Journal of Pest Science.

Diepenbrock, LM, KA Swoboda-Bhattarai, and HJ Burrack. 2016. Oviposition preference, fidelity, and fitness of Drosophila suzukii in a co-occurring crop and non-crop host system. Journal of Pest Science.

Diepenbrock LM and HJ Burrack. 2016. Variation of within-microhabitat use by Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in blackberry. Journal of Applied Entomology.

Evans RK, MD Toews and AA Sial. 2016. Diel periodicity of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) under field conditions. PLoS One.

Hamby KA, DE Bellamy, JC Chiu, JC Lee, VM Walton, NG Wiman, and A Biondi. 2016. Biotic and abiotic factors impacting development, behavior, phenology, and reproductive biology of Drosophila suzukii. Journal of Pest Science.

Haye T, P Girod, AGS Cuthberstson, XG Wang, KM Daane, K Hoelmer, C Baroffio, J Zhang, and N Desneux. 2016. Current SWD IPM tactics and their practical implementation in fruit crops across different regions around the world. Journal of Pest Science.

Hickner P, C Rivaldi, C Johnson, M Siddappaji, G Raster, and Z Syed. 2016. The making of a pest: Insights from the evolution of chemosensory receptor families in a pestiferous and invasive fly, Drosophila suzukii. BMC Genomics.

Shearer PW, J West, VM Walton, P Brown, N Svetec, and J Chiu. 2016. Seasonal cues induce phenotypic plasticity of Drosophila suzukii to enhance winter survival. BMC Ecology.

Tochen S, VM Walton and JC Lee. 2016. Impact of floral feeding on adult Drosophila suzukii survival and nutrient status. Journal of Pest Science.

Wallingford A, J Lee and G Loeb. 2016. The influence of temperature and photoperiod on the reproductive diapause and cold tolerance of spotted-wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura). Entomologia Exerimentalis et Applicata.

Wallingford A and GM Loeb. 2016. Developmental acclimation of Drosophila suzukii and its effect on diapause and winter stress tolerance. Environmental Entomology.

Walton VM, HJ Burrack, DT Dalton, R Isaacs, NG Wiman, and C Ioriatti. 2016. Past Present and future Drosophila suzukii distribution, impact and management in United States berry fruits. Acta Horticulturae.

Wang XG, G Kaçar, A Biondi, and KM Daane. 2016. Foraging efficiency and outcomes of interactions of two pupal parasitoids attacking spotted wing drosophila. Biological Control.

Wang XG, G Kaçar, A Biondi, and KM Daane. 2016. Life-history and host preference of the pupal parasitoid Trichopria drosophilae of spotted wind drosophila. BioControl

Wang XG, TG Stewart, A Biondi, BM Chavez, C Ingels, JA Caprile, J Grant, Walton VM, and KM Daane. 2016. Population dynamics and ecology of Drosophila suzukii in Central California. Journal of Pest Science.

Wiman NG, G Anfora, A Biondi, JC Chiu, KM Daane, DT Dalton, B Gerdeman, A Gottardello, KA Hamby, R Isaacs, A Grassi, C Ioriatti, JC Lee, B Miller, MV Rossi Stacconi, PW Shearer, L Tanigoshi, X Wang and VM Walton. 2016. Drosophila suzukii population response to the environment and management strategies. Journal of Pest Science.

Scientific papers, 2015

Asplen MK, G Anfora, A Biondi, DS Choi, D Chu, KM Daane, P Gibert, AP Gutierrez, KA Hoelmer, WD Hutchison, R Isaacs, ZL Jiang, Z Kárpáti, M T Kimura, M Pascual, CR Philips, C Plantamp, L Ponti, G Vétek, H Vogt, VM Walton, YY, L Zappalà, and N Desneux. 2015. Invasion biology of spotted wing Drosophila (Drosophila suzukii): a global perspective and future priorities. Journal of Pest Science.

Lee JC, DT Dalton, KA Swoboda-Bhattarai, DJ Bruck, HJ Burrack, BC Strik, JM Woltz, and VM Walton. 2015 Characterization and manipulation of fruit susceptibility to Drosophila suzukii. Journal of Pest Science.

Miller B, G Anfora, M Buffington, KM Daane, DT Dalton, KM Hoelmer, MV Stacconi, A Grassi, C Ioriatti, A Loni, JC Miller, M. Quantar, X. Wang, NG Wiman, and VM Walton. 2015. Seasonal occurrence of resident parasitoids associated with Drosophila suzukii in two small fruit production regions of Italy and the USA. Bulletin of Insectology.

Tochen S, JM Woltz, DT Dalton, JC Lee, NG Wiman, and VM Walton. 2015. Humidity affects populations of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in blueberry. Journal of Applied Entomology.