Stored-Product Insect Papers in the Journals Insects and Agronomy

Between 2016 and 2023 nine special issues on stored-product insects with 100 papers have been edited by guest editors. Forty eight other papers on stored-product insects were published in these journals between 2012 and 2023. Prior to the special issues, only 6 papers on stored-product insects had been published in these journals.

Alternatives to Chemical Control of Stored-Product Insects, Vincenzo Palmeri, Christos G. Athanassiou, Nickolas G. Kavallieratos and Orlando Campol, guest editors

Sambaraju, Kishan R., Sarah L. Donelson, Janko Bozic and Thomas W. Phillips. 2016.Oviposition by Female Plodia interpunctella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae): Description and Time Budget Analysis of Behaviors in Laboratory Studies. Insects 7(1), 4

Liu, Samuel S., Frank H. Arthur, Douglas VanGundy, and Thomas W. Phillips 2016. Combination of methoprene and controlled aeration to manage insects in stored wheat. Insects 7(2): 25.

Yan, Yan, Scott B. Williams, Dieudonne Baributsa, and Larry L. Murdock. 2016. Hypoxia treatment of Callosobruchus maculatus females and its effects on reproductive output and development of progeny following exposure. Insects 7(2): 26.

Arthur, Frank H. 2016. Methodology for Evaluating the Insect Growth Regulator (IGR) Methoprene on Packaging Films. Insects 2016, 7(3), 33

Niedermayer, Steffi, Marie Pollmann and Johannes L. M. Steidle. 2016. Lariophagus distinguendus (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) (Förster)—Past, Present, and Future: The History of a Biological Control Method Using L. distinguendus against Different Storage Pests. Insects 7(3), 39

Storm, Clare, Freya Scoates, Adam Nunn, Olivier Potin, and Aoife Dillon 2016. Improving efficacy of Beauveria bassiana against stored grain beetles with a synergistic co-formulant. Insects 7(3): 42.

Hasan, Md, Michael J. Aikins, Wes Schilling, and Thomas W. Phillips. 2016. Efficacy of controlled atmosphere treatments to manage arthropod pests of dry-cured hams. Insects 7(3), 44.

Perkin, Lindsey C., Sherry L. Adrianos and Brenda Oppert 2016. Gene Disruption Technologies Have the Potential to Transform Stored Product Insect Pest Control. Insects 2016, 7(3), 46

Suleiman, Rashid, Kurt A. Rosentrater, and Bernard Chove 2016. Periodic physical disturbance: An alternative method for controlling Sitophilus zeamais (maize weevil) infestation. Insects 7(4): 51.

Improving Stored Product Insect Pest Management, David W. Hagstrum and Christos G. Athanassiou, guest editors

López-García, G., M. Buteler, and T. Stadler. 2018. Testing the Insecticidal Activity of Nanostructured Alumina on Sitophilus oryzae (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Under Laboratory Conditions Using Galvanized Steel Containers. Insects 9(3): 87.

Arthur, F. H. 2019. Efficacy of Combinations of Methoprene and Deltamethrin as Long-Term Commodity Protectants. Insects 10(2): 50.

Morrison, W., A. Bruce, R. Wilkins, C. Albin, and F. Arthur. 2019. Sanitation improves stored product insect pest management. Insects 10(3), 77

Mbata, G. N., and S. Warsi. 2019. Habrobracon hebetor and Pteromalus cerealellae as Tools in Post-Harvest Integrated Pest Management. Insects 10(4), 85

Gerken, A. R., and J. F. Campbell. 2019. Using Long-term Capture Data to Predict Trogoderma variabile Ballion and Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) Population Patterns. Insects 10(4), 93

Arthur, F. H. 2019. Residual Efficacy of a Deltamethrin Emulsifiable Concentrate Formulation against Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) and Sitotroga cerealella (Oliver) after Partial Treatment of Brown Rice. Insects 10(4), 95

Francikowski, J., B. Baran, M. Cup, J. Janiec, and M. Krzyżowski. 2019. Commercially Available Essential Oil Formulas as Repellents Against the Stored-Product Pest Alphitobius diaperinus. Insects 10(4), 96

Jian, Fuji 2019. Influences of stored product insect movements on integrated pest management decisions. Insects 10 (4), 100.

Njoroge, Anastasia, Hippolyte Affognon, Uwe Richter, Oliver Hensel, Barukh Rohde, Davie Chen, and Richard Mankin. 2019. Acoustic, Pitfall-Trap, and Visual Surveys of Stored Product Insect Pests in Kenyan Warehouses. Insects 10(4), 105.

Pierattini, Erika Carla, Stefano Bedini, Francesca Venturi, Roberta Ascrizzi, Guido Flamini, Rossella Bocchino, Jessica Girardi, Paolo Giannotti, Giuseppe Ferroni, and Barbara Conti 2019. Sensory quality of essential oils and their synergistic effect with diatomaceous earth, for the control of stored grain insects. Insects 10(4), 114.

Brabec, Daniel, James Campbell, Frank Arthur, Mark Casada, Dennis Tilley, and Sotiris Bantas 2019. Evaluation of wireless phosphine sensors for monitoring fumigation gas in wheat stored in farm bins. Insects 10(5), 121.

Cato, A., E. Aful, M. K. Nayak, and T. W. Phillips. 2019. Evaluation of Knockdown Bioassay Methods to Assess Phosphine Resistance in the Red Flour Beetle, Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Insects 10(5), 140

Lanka, S. K., F. H. Arthur, J. F. Campbell, and K. Y. Zhu. 2019. Evaluation of Residual Efficacy of Pyrethrin + Methoprene Aerosol on Two Dermestids: Impact ofParticle Size, Species, and Temperature. Insects 10(5), 142.

Arthur, F. H., M. J. Domingue, D. S. Scheff, and S. W. Myers. 2019. Bioassays and Methodologies for Insecticide Tests with Larvae of Trogoderma granarium (Everts), the Khapra Beetle. Insects 10(5), 145.

Stejskal, V., T. Vendl, Z. Li, and R. Aulicky. 2019. Minimal Thermal Requirements for Development and Activity of Stored Product and Food Industry Pests (Acari, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera, Psocoptera, Diptera and Blattodea): A Review. Insects 10(5), 149

Scheff, D. S., D. Brabec, J. F. Campbell, and F. H. Arthur. 2019. Case Study: A Practical Application of an Aerosol Treatment in a Commercial Mill. Insects 10(5), 150

Rodríguez-González, Á., S. Álvarez-García, Ó. González-López, F. Da Silva, and P. A. Casquero. 2019. Insecticidal Properties of Ocimum basilicum and Cymbopogon winterianusagainst Acanthoscelides obtectus, Insect Pest of the Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris, L.). Insects 10(5), 151

Savkovic, U., M. Dordevic, and B. Stojkovic. 2019. Potential for Acanthoscelides obtectus to Adapt to New Hosts Seen in Laboratory Selection Experiments. Insects 10(6), 153

Carvalho, Maria Laene Moreira de, E. R. Leite, G. A. Carvalho, F. França-Silva, D. B. d. Andrade, and E. R. Marques. 2019. The Compared Efficiency of the Traditional Method, Radiography without Contrast and Radiography with Contrast in the Determination of Infestation by Weevil (Sitophilus zeamais) in Maize Seeds. Insects 10(6), 156

Romani, R., S. Bedini, G. Salerno, R. Ascrizzi, G. Flamini, M. C. Echeverria, P. Farina, and B. Conti. 2019. Andean Flora as a Source of NewRepellents against Insect Pests: Behavioral, Morphological and Electrophysiological Studies on Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Insects, 10(6), 171

Mutambuki, K., H. Aognon, P. Likhayo, and D. Baributsa. 2019. Evaluation of Purdue Improved Crop Storage Triple Layer Hermetic Storage Bag against Prostephanus truncatus (Horn) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and Sitophilus zeamais (Motsch.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Insects 10(7), 204

Hasan, M. M., L. Yeasmin, C. G. Athanassiou, M. A. Bari, and M. S. Islam. 2019. Using Gamma Irradiated Galleria mellonella L. and Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) Larvae to Optimize Mass Rearing of Parasitoid Habrobracon hebetor (Say) (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Insects, 10(8), 223

Rosi, M. C., F. G. Pegna, A. Nencioni, R. Guidi, M. Bicego, A. Belcari, and P. Sacchetti. 2019. Emigration Effects Induced by Radio Frequency Treatment to Dates Infested by Carpophilus hemipterus. Insects 10(9), 273

Hagstrum, David W. and Christos G. Athanassiou 2019. Improving Stored Product Insect Pest Management: From Theory to Practice. Insects 10(10), 332.

Recent Advances in the Integrated Management of Stored Product Pests—From Research to Application, Panagiotis A. Eliopoulos, guest editor

Lemic, Darija, Davor Jembrek , Renata Bažok and Ivana Pajač Živković 2019. Ozone Effectiveness on Wheat Weevil Suppression: Preliminary Research. Insects 10(10), 357

Mantzoukas, S., A. Zikou, V. Triantafillou, I. Lagogiannis, and P. A. Eliopoulos. 2019. Ιnteractions between Beauveria bassiana and Isaria fumosorosea and Their Hosts Sitophilus granarius (L.) and Sitophilus oryzae (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Insects 10(10), 362

Gallego, J.R.; Caicedo, O.; Gamez, M.; Hernandez, J.; Cabello, T. 2020. Selection of Predatory Mites for the Biological Control of Potato Tuber Moth in Stored Potatoes. Insects, 11(3), 196.

Lazarević, Jelica, Stojan Jevremović, Igor Kostić, Miroslav Kostić, Ana Vuleta, Sanja Manitašević Jovanović and Darka Šešlija Jovanović 2020. Toxic, Oviposition Deterrent and Oxidative Stress Effects of Thymus vulgaris Essential Oil against Acanthoscelides obtectus. Insects 11(9), 563

Kim, Bong Su, Eun-Mi Shin , Young Ju Park and Jeong Oh Yang 2020. Susceptibility of the Cigarette Beetle Lasioderma serricorne (Fabricius) to Phosphine, Ethyl Formate and Their Combination, and the Sorption and Desorption of Fumigants on Cured Tobacco Leaves. Insects 11(9), 599

Yasir, Muhammad, Richard W. Mankin, and Muhammad Sagheer 2021. Residual efficacy of novaluron applied on concrete, metal, and wood for the control of stored product coleopteran pests. Insects 12(1), 7.

Mankin, Richard, David Hagstrum, Min Guo, Panagiotis Eliopoulos and Anastasia Njoroge 2021. Automated Applications of Acoustics for Stored Product Insect Detection, Monitoring, and Management. Insects  12(3), 259

Stored-Product Pests: Biology, Ecology, Behavior and Integrated Management, Nickolas G. Kavallieratos, guest editor

Chang, Meng-Meng, Sakhawat Shah, Meng-Ya Wu, Su-Su Zhang, Gang Wu and Feng-Lian Yang. 2020. Effect of Diallyl Trisulfide on the Reproductive Behavior of the Grain Moth, Sitotroga cerealella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Insects 11(1), 21.

Wu, Yi, Yangming Lan, Liyuan Xia, Miao Cui, Weiwei Sun, Zhen Dong and Yang Cao 2020. The First Complete Mitochondrial Genomes of Two Sibling Species from Nitidulid Beetles Pests. Insects 11(1), 24.

Darfour, B., and K.A. Rosentrater 2020. Cost Assessment of Five Different Maize Grain Handling Techniques to Reduce Postharvest Losses from Insect Contamination. Insects 11(1), 50.

Skourti, A., N.G. Kavallieratos, and N.E. Papanikolaou 2020. Suitability of Semolina, Cracked Wheat and Cracked Maize as Feeding Commodities for Tribolium castaneum (Herbst; Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Insects 11(2), 99

Athanassiou, Christos G. and Frank H. Arthur 2020. Cool Down–Warm Up: Differential Responses of Stored Product Insects after Gradual Temperature Changes. Insects 11(3), 158

Kavallieratos, Nickolas G., Goran Andrić, Marijana Pražić Golić, Erifili P. Nika, Anna Skourti, Petar Kljajić, and Nikos E. Papanikolaou. 2020. Biological Features and Population Growth of Two Southeastern European Tribolium confusum Jacquelin du Val (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Strains. Insects 11(4): 218

Kikuta, Shingo. 2020. The cytotoxic effect of genistein, a soybean isoflavone, against cultured tribolium cells. Insects 11(4), 241.

Boukouvala, M.C. and Kavallieratos, N.G., 2020. Effect of Six Insecticides on Egg Hatching and Larval Mortality of Trogoderma granarium Everts (Coleoptera: Dermedtidae). Insects, 11(5), 263.

Wu, Meng-Ya, Yi-Yi Ying, Su-Su Zhang, Xue-Gang Li, Wen-Han Yan, Yu-Chen Yao, Sakhawat Shah, Gang Wu, and Feng-Lian Yang 2020. Effects of diallyl trisulfide, an active substance from garlic essential oil, on energy metabolism in male moth Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier). Insects 11(5), 270.

Lemic, Darija, Katarina M. Mikac , Matej Genda , Željko Jukić and Ivana Pajač Živković 2020. Durum Wheat Cultivars Express Different Level of Resistance to Granary Weevil, Sitophilus granarius (Coleoptera; Curculionidae) Infestation. Insects 11(6), 343

Krzyżowski, Michał, Bartosz Baran , Bartosz Łozowski and Jacek Francikowski 2020. The Effect of Rosmarinus officinalis Essential Oil Fumigation on Biochemical, Behavioral, and Physiological Parameters of Callosobruchus maculatus. Insects 11(6), 344

Skourti, Anna, Nickolas G. Kavallieratos and Nikos E. Papanikolaou 2020. How Is Fitness of Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Affected When Different Developmental Stages Are Exposed to Chlorfenapyr? Insects 11(8), 542

Paponja, Ivan, Vlatka Rozman and Anita Liška 2020. Natural Formulation Based on Diatomaceous Earth and Botanicals against Stored Product Insects. Insects 11(9), 613

Savoldelli, Sara, Costanza Jucker , Ezio Peri , Mokhtar Abdulsattar Arif and Salvatore Guarino 2020. Necrobia rufipes (De Geer) Infestation in Pet Food Packaging and Setup of a Monitoring Trap. Insects 11(9), 623

Wijayaratne, Leanage K. W. and Charles S. Burks 2020 Persistence of Mating Suppression of the Indian Meal Moth Plodia Interpunctella in the Presence and Absence of Commercial Mating Disruption Dispensers. Insects, 11(10), 701

Holloway, Joanne C., Gregory J. Daglish and David G. Mayer 2020 Spatial Distribution and Flight Patterns of Two Grain Storage Insect Pests, Rhyzopertha dominica (Bostrichidae) and Tribolium castaneum (Tenebrionidae): Implications for Pest Management. Insects 11(10), 715

Phillips, Thomas W.  and Carl W. Doud 2020. Responses of Red Flour Beetle Adults, Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), and Other Stored Product Beetles to Different Pheromone Trap Designs. Insects 11(11), 733.

Sajeewani, Panamulla A. H., Dissanayaka M. S. K. Dissanayaka, Leanage K. W. Wijayaratne and Charles S. Burks 2020. Changes in Shape, Texture and Airflow Improve Efficiency of Monitoring Traps for Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Insects 11(11), 778

Sammani, Abeysinghe M. P., Dissanayaka M. S. K. Dissanayaka, Leanage K. W. Wijayaratne, Thushara C. Bamunuarachchige and William R. Morrison III 2020. Effect of Pheromones, Plant Volatiles and Spinosad on Mating, Male Attraction and Burrowing of Cadra cautella (Walk.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Insects 11(12), 845

Hamel, Darka, Vlatka Rozman, and Anita Liška. 2020. Storage of Cereals in Warehouses with or without Pesticides. Insects 11(12), 846

Doud, Carl W., Gerrit W. Cuperus, Phillip Kenkel, Mark E. Payton and Thomas W. Phillips 2021 Trapping Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Other Beetles in Flourmills: Evaluating Fumigation Efficacy and Estimating Population Density. Insects 12(2), 144

Papanikolaou, Nikos E., Nickolas G. Kavallieratos, Maria C. Boukouvala, and Chrisovalantis Malesios 2021. (Quasi)-binomial vs. gaussian models to evaluate thiamethoxam, pirimiphos-methyl, alpha-cypermethrin and deltamethrin on different types of storage bag materials against Ephestia kuehniella Zeller (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) and Tribolium confusum Jacquelin du Val (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Insects 12(2): 182.

Boukouvala, Maria C. and Nickolas G. Kavallieratos 2021. Evaluation of Two Formulations of Chlorantraniliprole as Maize Protectants for the Management of Prostephanus truncatus (Horn) (Coleoptera: Bostrychidae). Insects 12(3), 194

Wakil, Waqas, Nickolas G. Kavallieratos, Muhammad Usman, Sehrish Gulzar and Hamadttu A. F. El-Shafie 2021. Detection of Phosphine Resistance in Field Populations of Four Key Stored-Grain Insect Pests in Pakistan. Insects, 12(4), 288

Renault, David and Hervé Colinet 2021. Differences in the Susceptibility to Commercial Insecticides among Populations of the Lesser Mealworm Alphitobius diaperinus Collected from Poultry Houses in France. Insects, 12(4), 309

Ponce, Marco A., Tania N. Kim and William R. Morrison III 2021. A Systematic Review of the Behavioral Responses by Stored-Product Arthropods to Individual or Blends of Microbially Produced Volatile Cues. Insects 12(5), 391 Collection Stored-Product Pests: Biology, Ecology, Behavior and Integrated Management

Stejskal, Vaclav, Tomas Vendl, Radek Aulicky and Christos Athanassiou 2021 Synthetic and Natural Insecticides: Gas, Liquid, Gel and Solid Formulations for Stored-Product and Food-Industry Pest Control. Insects 12(7), 590

Xia, Daosong, Renwen Zheng, Jianhua Huang, Sihan Lu and Qingfeng Tang 2022 Identification and Functional Analysis of Glutathione S-Transferases from Sitophilus zeamais in Olfactory Organ. Insects, 13(3), 259

Kavallieratos, Nickolas G., Erifili P. Nika, Anna Skourti, Constantin S. Filintas and Theofania D. Goumenou 2022. Short- and Long-Term Mortalities of Small and Large Larvae of Alphitobius diaperinus (Panzer) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on Concrete Surfaces Treated with Three Insecticides: Impact of Food. Insects 13(4), 366

Boukouvala, Maria C., Nickolas G. Kavallieratos, Angelo Canale and Giovanni Benelli 2022. Functional Asymmetries Routing the Mating Behavior of the Rusty Grain Beetle, Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens) (Coleoptera: Laemophloeidae). Insects 13(8), 699

Berhe, Muez, Bhadriraju Subramanyam, Mekasha Chichaybelu, Girma Demissie, Fetien Abay and Jagger Harvey 2022. Post-Harvest Insect Pests and Their Management Practices for Major Food and Export Crops in East Africa: An Ethiopian Case Study. Insects, 13(11), 1068

Recent Advances in Postharvest Pest Biology and Management, George N. Mbata and Michael D. Toews, guest editors

Perez, Lauren M., Patricia J. Moore, Mark R. Abney, and Michael D. Toews. 2020. Species Composition, Temporal Abundance and Distribution of Insect Captures Inside and Outside Commercial Peanut Shelling Facilities. Insects 11(2), 110.

Arthur, Frank H., and Christos G. Athanassiou. 2020. Mobility of stored product beetles after exposure to a combination insecticide containing deltamethrin, methoprene, and a piperonyl butoxide synergist depends on species, concentration, and exposure time. Insects 11(3): 151.

Langsi, Jacob D., Elias N. Nukenine, Kary M. Oumarou, Hamadou Moktar, Charles N. Fokunang and George N. Mbata 2020. Evaluation of the Insecticidal Activities of α-Pinene and 3-Carene on Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Insects 11(8), 540

Lee, Han Kyung, Geunho Jeong, Hyun Kyung Kim, Bong-Su Kim, Jeong-Oh Yang, Hyun-Na Koo and Gil-Hah Kim 2020. Fumigation Activity against Phosphine-Resistant Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Using Carbonyl Sulfide. Insects 11(11), 750

Kłys, Małgorzata, Aleksandra Izdebska and Natalia Malejky-Kłusek 2020. Repellent Effect of the Caraway Carum carvi L. on the Rice Weevil Sitophilus oryzae L. (Coleoptera, Dryophthoridae). Insects 11(12), 836

Mbata, George N. and Michael D. Toews 2021 Recent Advances in Postharvest Pest Biology and Management. Insects, 12(6), 543

Mbata, George N., Sanower Warsi, and Mark E. Payton 2021.Influence of temperature and photoperiod on the fecundity of Habrobracon hebetor Say (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) and on the paralysis of host larvae, Plodia interpunctella (Hübner)(Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Insects 12(8): 753.

Post-Harvest Insect Chemical and Behavioral Ecology, Rob Morrison, Thomas W. Phillips and Erin Scully, guest editors

Giunti, Giulia, Orlando Campolo, Pasquale Caccamo, Francesca Laudani and Vincenzo Palmeri 2021.Volatile Infochemicals from Rhyzopertha dominica Larvae and Larval Feces Involved in Theocolax elegans Host Habitat Location. Insects 12(2), 142

Manu, Naomi, Mark Wesley Schilling and Thomas Wesley Phillips 2021. Natural and Synthetic Repellents for Pest Management of the Storage Mite Tyrophagus putrescentiae (Schrank) (Sarcoptiformes: Acaridae). Insects 12(8), 711

Cai, Lijun, Sarina Macfadyen, Baozhen Hua, Wei Xu and Yonglin Ren 2022. The Correlation between Volatile Compounds Emitted from Sitophilus granarius (L.) and Its Electrophysiological and Behavioral Responses. Insects, 13(5), 478

Yazdani, Maryam 2022. Developing Lines of Queensland Fruit Flies with Different Levels of Response to a Kairomone Lure. Insects 13(8), 666

Pest Management for Agro-Food during Storage, William Morrison and Christos Athanassiou, guest editors

Arthur, Frank, and W. Robert Morrison 2020. Methodology for assessing progeny production and grain damage on commodities treated with insecticides. Agronomy 10(6), 804.

Scheff, Deanna S., Frank H. Arthur, Scott W. Myers, and Michael J. Domingue 2020. Efficacy determination of commercial deltamethrin-treated storage bags on Trogoderma granarium Everts adults and larvae. Agronomy 10(6), 814

Gerken, Alison R., and James F. Campbell 2020. Oviposition and development of Tribolium castaneum Herbst (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on different types of flour. Agronomy 10(10): 1593.

Morrison, William R., Frank H. Arthur, Lloyd Ted Wilson, Yubin Yang, Jing Wang, and Christos G. Athanassiou. 2020. Aeration to manage insects in wheat stored in the Balkan peninsula: Computer simulations using historical weather data. Agronomy 10(12): 1927.

Gavara, Jorge, Ana Piedra-Buena, Estrella Hernandez-Suarez, Manuel Gamez, Tomas Cabello, and Juan R. Gallego 2021. Potential for the postharvest biological control of Phthorimaea operculella (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae) by Blattisocius tarsalis (Mesostigmata, Blattisociidae). Agronomy 11(2), 288.

Stefopoulou, Angeliki, Dionyssia A. Maselou, Dimitrios Papachristos, Antonios Kolimenakis, Antonios Michaelakis, Christos Athanassiou, and George Vlontzos  2021. Pest Control in Primary Sector: Towards the Identification of Knowledge Gaps. Agronomy 11(8), 1596.

Hervet, V. A., & Morrison, W. R. (2021). Prospects for Use of Biological Control of Insect and Mites for the Food Industry in North America. Agronomy, 11(10), 1969.

Integrated Management and Impact of Stored-Product Pests, Deanna S. Scheff, Georgina V. Bingham and Alison R. Gerken, guest editors

Sağlam, Özgür, Ahmet Çelik, Ali Arda Işıkber, Hüseyin Bozkurt, Maria K. Sakka and Christos G. Athanassiou 2022. Efficacy of Spinetoram for the Control of Bean Weevil, Acanthoscelides obtectus (Say.) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) on Different Surfaces. Insects 13(8), 723

Kılıç, Nihal 2022. Efficacy of Dust and Wettable Powder Formulation of Diatomaceous Earth (Detech®) in the Control of Tyrophagus putrescentiae (Schrank) (Acari: Acaridae).  Insects, 13(10), 857

Waheed, Hafiz Waqas, Muhammad Waqar Hassan, Ghulam Sarwar and Moazzam Jamil 2022. Laboratory Evaluation of Storage Bags for Infestations in Wheat Caused by Rhyzopertha dominica F. (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) and Trogoderma granarium Everts (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) and Their Control Using Phosphine Fumigation. Insects 13(10), 955

Aulicky, Radek, Vaclav Stejskal, Barbora Frydova and Christos Athanassiou 2022. Evaluation of Phosphine Resistance in Populations of Sitophilus oryzae, Oryzaephilus surinamensis and Rhyzopertha dominica in the Czech Republic. Insects 13(12), 1162

Mantzoukas, Spiridon, Ioannis Lagogiannis, Foteini Kitsiou and Panagiotis A. Eliopoulos 2023. Entomopathogenic Action of Wild Fungal Strains against Stored Product Beetle Pests. Insects 14(1), 91

Yu, Junwei, Fupin Zhai, Nan Liu, Yi Shen and Quan Pan 2023. FESNet: Frequency-Enhanced Saliency Detection Network for Grain Pest Segmentation. Insects 14(2), 99

Opoku, Bismark, Enoch Adjei Osekre, George Opit, Augustine Bosomtwe and Georgina V. Bingham 2023. Evaluation of Hermetic Storage Bags for the Preservation of Yellow Maize in Poultry Farms in Dormaa Ahenkro, Ghana. Insects 14(2), 141

Sousa, Pedro A. S., Joana Neto, Joana V. Barbosa, Joana Peres, Ana Magro, Graça Barros, José M. Sousa, Fernão D. Magalhães, António Mexia, Ana A. R. M. Aguiar and Margarida M. S. M. Bastos 2023. Novel Approach for a Controlled Delivery of Essential Oils during Long-Term Maize Storage: Clove Bud and Pennyroyal Oils Efficacy to Control Sitophilus zeamais, Reducing Grain Damage and Post-Harvest Losses. Insects 14(4), 366

Post-harvest Pest and Disease Management, Christos G. Athanassiou, Paraskevi Agrafioti and Efstathios Kaloudis, guest editors

Lampiri, Evagelia, Paraskevi Agrafioti, Ioannis Vagelas and Christos G. Athanassiou 2022. Insecticidal Effect of an Enhanced Attapulgite for the Control of Four Stored-Product Beetle Species. Agronomy 12(7), 1495 (Sitophilus oryzae, Tribolium confusum, Rhyzopertha dominica Trogoderma granarium)

Agrafioti, Paraskevi, Evagelia Lampiri, Panagiotis E. Igoumenidis, Vaios T. Karathanos, Antonis Perdikaris and Christos G. Athanassiou 2022. Population Growth Changes in Major Stored Product Insects on Rice Fortified with Spearmint and Basil. Agronomy 12(9), 2088 (Sitophilus oryzae, Rhyzopertha dominica, Oryzaephilus surinamensis)

Aulicky, Radek, Jawad Ali Shah, Vlastimil Kolar, Zhihong Li and Vaclav Stejskal 2022. Control of Stored Agro-Commodity Pests Sitophilus granarius and Callosobruchus chinensis by Nitrogen Hypoxic Atmospheres: Laboratory and Field Validations. Agronomy 12(11), 2748

Urrea, Iván, Nolberto Arismendi, Ximena Sepúlveda, Macarena Gerding, Silvana Vero and Marisol Vargas 2023. Antifungal Activity of Propolis Extracts against Postharvest Pathogen Phlyctema vagabunda. Agronomy 13(1), 104

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Higbee, Bradley S., Charles S. Burks and Thomas E. Larsen. 2014. Demonstration and Characterization of a Persistent Pheromone Lure for the Navel Orangeworm, Amyelois transitella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Insects 5(3), 596-608

Barra, Paula, Miriam Etcheverry and Andrea Nesci. 2015. Improvement of the Insecticidal Capacity of Two Purpureocillium Lilacinum Strains against Tribolium confusum. Insects 6(1), 206-223

Tiroesele, Bamphitlhi, Kesegofetse Thomas and Seipati Seketeme. 2015. Control of Cowpea Weevil, Callosobruchus Maculatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae), Using Natural Plant Products. Insects 6(1), 77-84

Querner, Pascal 2015. Insect Pests and Integrated Pest Management in Museums, Libraries and Historic Buildings  Insects 6(2), 595-607

Zhu, Fang, Laura Lavine, Sally O’Neal, Mark Lavine, Carrie Foss, and Douglas Walsh 2016. Insecticide resistance and management strategies in urban ecosystems. Insects 7(1), 2.

Aristizábal, Luis F., Alex E. Bustillo and Steven P. Arthurs. 2016. Integrated Pest Management of Coffee Berry Borer: Strategies from Latin America that Could Be Useful for Coffee Farmers in Hawaii. Insects 7(1), 6

Mariño, Yobana A.. José C. Verle Rodrigues and Paul Bayman. 2017. Wolbachia Affects Reproduction and Population Dynamics of the Coffee Berry Borer (Hypothenemus hampei): Implications for Biological Control. Insects 8(1), 8

E, Xinyi, Bhadriraju Subramanyam and Beibei Li. 2017. Efficacy of Ozone against Phosphine Susceptible and Resistant Strains of Four Stored-Product Insect Species. Insects 8(2), 42

Kwadha, Charles A., George O. Ong’amo, Paul N. Ndegwa, Suresh K. Raina and Ayuka T. Fombong. 2017. The Biology and Control of the Greater Wax Moth, Galleria mellonella. Insects 8(2), 61

Woodill, A. John, Stuart T. Nakamoto, Andrea M. Kawabata and PingSun Leung 2017. To Spray or Not to Spray: A Decision Analysis of Coffee Berry Borer in Hawaii. Insects 8(4), 116

Aristizábal, Luis F., Melissa Johnson, Suzanne Shriner, Robert Hollingsworth, Nicholas C. Manoukis, Roxana Myers, Paul Bayman and Steven P. Arthurs. 2017. Integrated Pest Management of Coffee Berry Borer in Hawaii and Puerto Rico: Current Status and Prospects. Insects 8(4), 123

Bartosz Baran, Michał Krzyżowski, Mikołaj Cup, Jakub Janiec, Mateusz Grabowski and Jacek Francikowski 2018. Repellent Effect of Volatile Fatty Acids on Lesser Mealworm (Alphitobius diaperinus). Insects 9(1), 35

Scheff, Deanna S., Blossom Sehgal and Bhadriraju Subramanyam. 2018. Evaluating Penetration Ability of Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Larvae into Multilayer Polypropylene Packages. Insects  9(2), 42

Njoroge, Anastasia W., Richard W. Mankin, Bradley W. Smith, and Dieudonne Baributsa. 2018. Oxygen Consumption and Acoustic Activity of Adult Callosobruchus maculatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae) during Hermetic Storage. Insects 9(2): 45

Alba-Alejandre, Ignacio, Javier Alba-Tercedor, and Fernando E. Vega. 2018. Micro-CT to document the coffee bean weevil, Araecerus fasciculatus (Coleoptera: Anthribidae), inside field-collected coffee berries (Coffea canephora). Insects 9(3), 100

Hou, Juncai, Lushuai Zhao and Shaojin Wang. 2018. Effects of Low Pressure Treatment on the Mortality of Different Life Stages of Indianmeal moth (Plodia interpunctella) and the Quality of Dried Chinese Jujube. Insects 9(4): 136

Vendl, T., V. Stejskal, and R. Aulicky. 2018. First Case of Dual Size Asymmetry in an Identical Arthropod Organ: Different Asymmetries of the Combative (Sexual) and Cutting (Non-Sexual) Parts of Mandibles in the Horned Stored-Product Beetle Gnatocerus cornutus (Fabricius, 1798). Insects 9(4): 151

Yang, Wen-Jia, Kang-Kang Xu, Yu Cao, Yong-Lu Meng, Yan Liu, and Can Li. 2019. Identification and expression analysis of four small heat shock protein genes in cigarette beetle, Lasioderma serricorne (Fabricius). Insects 10(5): 139

Kim, B., J. Song, J. S. Park, Y. Park, E. Shin, and J. Yang. 2019. Insecticidal Effects of Fumigants (EF, MB, and PH3) towards Phosphine-Susceptible and -Resistant Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Insects 10(10), 327

Alnajim, I., X. Du, B. Lee, M. Agarwal, T. Liu, and Y. Ren. 2019. New Method of Analysis of Lipids in Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) and Rhyzopertha dominica (Fabricius) Insects by Direct Immersion Solid-Phase Microextraction (DI-SPME) Coupled with GC–MS. Insects 10(10), 363

Sun, Weiwei, Miao Cui, Liyuan Xia, Qing Yu, Yang Cao and Yi Wu 2020. Age-Stage, Two-Sex Life Tables of the Predatory Mite Cheyletus malaccensis Oudemans at Different Temperatures. Insects 11(3), 181

Ho, Yu-Hsiang, Yun Hsiao, Mamoru Terayama, and Mei-Ling Chan. 2020. Ultramorphological Characteristics of Falsogastrallus sauteri Pic (Coleoptera: Ptinidae) and a New Species of Cephalonomia Westwood (Hymenoptera: Bethylidae): A Book-Boring Beetle and Its Natural Enemy in Taiwan. Insects 11(4): 223.

Martin, Clément, Damien Minchilli, Frédéric Francis, and François Verheggen 2020. Behavioral and electrophysiological responses of the fringed larder beetle Dermestes frischii to the smell of a cadaver at different decomposition stages. Insects 11(4): 238

Johnson, Melissa A., Samuel Fortna, and Nicholas C. Manoukis. 2020. Evaluation of Exclusion Netting for Coffee Berry Borer (Hypothenemus hampei) Management. Insects 11(6), 364.

Wang, Dingli, Qiyun Wang, Xiao Sun, Yulin Gao, and Jianqing Ding. 2020. Potato Tuberworm Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller)(Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea) Leaf Infestation Affects Performance of Conspecific Larvae on Harvested Tubers by Inducing Chemical Defenses. Insects 11(9), 633.

Sakka, Maria K., Fotini Gatzali, Vaios T. Karathanos, and Christos G. Athanassiou. 2020. Effect of Nitrogen on Phosphine-Susceptible and-Resistant Populations of Stored Product Insects. Insects 11(12), 885

Kartika, Titik, Nobuhiro Shimizu, Setiawan Khoirul Himmi, Ikhsan Guswenrivo, Didi Tarmadi, Sulaeman Yusuf, and Tsuyoshi Yoshimura 2021. Influence of age and mating status on pheromone production in a powderpost beetle Lyctus africanus (Coleoptera: Lyctinae). Insects 12(1): 8.

Mostafiz, M. M., E. Hassan, R. Acharya, J. K. Shim, and K. Y. Lee. 2021. Methyl Benzoate Is Superior to Other Natural Fumigants for Controlling the Indian Meal Moth (Plodia interpunctella). Insects 12(1), 23

Amemiya, Mio and Sasakawa, Kôji 2021. Factors Affecting Thanatosis in the Braconid Parasitoid Wasp Heterospilus prosopidis. Insects 12(1), 48

Guarino, Salvatore, Sara Basile, Mokhtar Abdulsattar Arif, Barbara Manachini, and Ezio Peri. 2021. Odorants of Capsicum spp. Dried Fruits as Candidate Attractants for Lasioderma serricorne F. (Coleoptera: Anobiidae). Insects 12(1), 61.

Higbee, B. S., and C. S. Burks. 2021. Individual and additive effects of insecticide and mating disruption in integrated management of navel orangeworm in almonds. Insects 12(2):188.

Małek, Dariusz Krzysztof, and Marcin Czarnoleski. 2021. Thermal Preferences of Cowpea Seed Beetles (Callosobruchus maculatus): Effects of Sex and Nuptial Gift Transfers. Insects 12(4), 310.

Perkin, Lindsey C., Timothy PL Smith and Brenda Oppert. 2021. Variants in the Mitochondrial Genome Sequence of Rhyzopertha dominica (Fabricius)(Coleoptera: Bostrycidae). Insects 12(5), 387.

Kakutani, Koji, Yoshihiro Takikawa and Yoshinori Matsuda. 2021. Selective Arcing Electrostatically Eradicates Rice Weevils in Rice Grains. Insects 12(6), 522 

Patiño-Bayona, William R., Leidy J. Nagles Galeano, Jenifer J. Bustos Cortes, Wilman A. Delgado Ávila, Eddy Herrera Daza, Luis E. Cuca Suárez, Juliet A. Prieto-Rodríguez and Oscar J. Patiño-Ladino 2021. Effects of Essential Oils from 24 Plant Species on Sitophilus zeamais Motsch (Coleoptera, Curculionidae). Insects 12(6), 532

Vulchi, Rohith, Kent M. Daane and Jacob A. Wenger 2021 Development of DNA Melt Curve Analysis for the Identification of Lepidopteran Pests in Almonds and Pistachios. Insects 12(6), 553

Paventi, Gianluca, Giuseppe Rotundo, Marco Pistillo, Ilaria D’Isita and Giacinto Salvatore Germinara 2021. Bioactivity of Wild Hop Extracts against the Granary Weevil, Sitophilus granarius (L.). Insects 12(6), 564

Palazzo, Loren Anna, Chiara Beatrice Vicentini, Maria Gabriella Marchetti, Marilena Leis, Milvia Chicca, Chiara Scapoli, Teresa Bonacci, and Marco Pezzi. 2021. Analysis of Insect Pests in an 18th-Century Historical Pharmacy: A Case Study in Ferrara. Insects 12(9), 839.

Harush, Avichai, Elazar Quinn, Anatoly Trostanetsky, Aviv Rapaport, Moshe Kostyukovsky, and Daphna Gottlieb. 2021. Integrated Pest Management for Stored Grain: Potential Natural Biological Control by a Parasitoid Wasp Community. Insects 12(11): 1038.

Wang, Tao, Yan-Ling Ren, Tai-An Tian, Zhi-Tao Li, Xing-Ning Wang, Zhi-Yi Wu, Jian Tang and Jian-Feng Liu 2021. Determining the Effect of Temperature on the Growth and Reproduction of Lasioderma serricorne Using Two-Sex Life Table Analysis. Insects 12(12), 1103

Baliota, Georgia V., Evagelia Lampiri and Christos G. Athanassiou 2022. Differential Effects of Abiotic Factors on the Insecticidal Efficacy of Diatomaceous Earth against Three Major Stored Product Beetle Species. Agronomy, 12(1), 156. Cryptolestes ferrugineus, Oryzaephilus surinamensis, Tribolium confusum

Byeon, Dae-hyeon, Sunghoon Jung, Sang-Guei Lee, Sung-Wook Jeon, Min Kwon, Juil Kim, Kwang-Ho Kim, and Wang-Hee Lee 2020. Changes in spatiotemporal distribution of the potato tuber moth (Phthorimaea operculella) in South Korea in response to climate change determined using a field survey. Agronomy 10(9), 1270.

Jung, J.M., K.H. Kim, S.W. Jeon, S. Jung, and Wang-Hee Lee. 2020. The Potential Distribution of the Potato Tuber Moth (Phthorimaea Operculella) Based on Climate and Host Availability of Potato. Agronomy 10(1), 12.

Chen, Xiaoxiao, Qing Song, and Min Huang. 2020. Characterization of the Complete Mitochondrial Genomes from Two Nitidulid Pests with Phylogenetic Implications. Insects 11(11): 779.

Rabé, Mahamane Moctar, Ibrahim B. Baoua and Dieudonne Baributsa 2021. Adoption and Profitability of the Purdue Improved Crop Storage Technology for Grain Storage in the South-Central Regions of Niger. Agronomy 11(12), 2470

Nguma, Ephantus, Chandiona Munthali, Daiki Murayama, Kazumitsu Onishi, Masahiko Mori, Rintaro Kinoshita, Shinji Yamashita, Mikio Kinoshita, Masayuki Tani, Mari Palta, Jiwan P. Palta, Hiroshi Koaze and Daigo Aiuchi 2022. Fertilizer Effects on Endosperm Physicochemical Properties and Resistance to Larger Grain Borer, Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae), in Malawian Local Maize (Zea mays L.) Varieties: Potential for Utilization of Ca and Mg Nutrition. Agronomy 12(1), 46

Scheff, Deanna S., James F. Campbell, and Franklin H. Arthur 2022. Seasonal, Landscape, and Attractant Effects on Lesser Grain Borer, Rhyzopertha dominica (F.), Captures in Northeast Kansas. Agronomy 12(1), 99.