Vol. 90, No. 1 (March 2007)

Table of Contents

Articles

Editor's Note PDF
Editors
Quality Management Systems for Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Sterile Insect Technique PDF
Carlos Cceres, Donald McInnis, Todd Shelly, Eric Jang, Alan Robinson, and Jorge Hendrichs 1-9
Sexual Performance of Mass Reared and Wild Mediterranean Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Various Origins of the Madeira Islands PDF
Rui Pereira, Natalia Silva, Celio Quintal, Ruben Abreu, Jordan Andrade, and Luis Dantas 10-14
Courtship Behavior of Different Wild Strains of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Daniel Briceo, William Eberhard, Juan Vilardi, Jean-Pierre Cayol, and Todd Shelly 15-18
Sexual Competitiveness and Compatibility between Mass-reared Sterile Flies and Wild Populations of Anastrepha ludens (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Different Regions in Mexico PDF
Dina Orozco-Dvila, Refugio Hernndez, Salvador Meza, and Julio Domnguez 19-26
Compatibility and Competitiveness of a Laboratory Strain of Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) after Irradiation Treatment PDF
Armando Allinghi, Graciela Calcagno, Natalia Petit-Marty, Paula Gmez Cendra, Diego Segura, 27-32
Improving Mating Performance of Mass-reared Sterile Mediterranean Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) through Changes in Adult Holding Conditions: Demography and Mating Competitiveness PDF
Pablo Liedo, Sergio Salgado, Azucena Oropeza, and Jorge Toledo 33-40
Production and Quality Assurance in the SIT Africa Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Rearing Facility in South Africa PDF
Brian Barnes, Saadiek Rosenberg, Luciano Arnolds, and Jerome Johnson 41-52
Demographic and Quality Control Parameters of Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) Maintained under Artificial Rearing PDF
Teresa Vera, Solana Abraham, Andrea Oviedo, and Eduardo Willink 53-57
Development of Quality Control Procedures for Mass Produced and Released Bactrocera philippinensis (Diptera: Tephritidae) for Sterile Insect Technique Programs PDF
Sotero Resilva, Glenda Obra, Nenita Zamora, and Erdie Gaitan 58-63
Quality Control Method to Measure Predator Evasion in Wild and Mass-reared Mediterranean Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Martha A. Hendrichs, Viwat Wornoayporn, Byron Katsoyannos, and Jorge Hendrichs 64-70
Gas-Exchange Patterns of Mediterranean Fruit Fly Pupae (Diptera: Tephritidae): A Tool to Forecast Developmental Stage PDF
David Nestel, Esther Nemny-Lavy, and Victor Alchanatis 71-79
Effects of Pre-irradiation Conditioning of Medfly Pupae (Diptera: Tephritidae): Hypoxia and Quality of Sterile Males PDF
David Nestel, Esther Nemny-Lavy, Sheikh Mohammad Islam, Viwat Wornoayporn, and Carlos Ccer 80-87
Sterile Insect Technique: A Model for Dose Optimization for Improved Sterile Insect Quality PDF
Andrew Parker and Kishor Mehta 88-95
Induction of Sterility in Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) by Gamma Radiation PDF
Armando Allinghi, Celia Gramajo, Eduardo Willink, and Juan Vilardi 96-102
A Protocol for Storage and Long-distance Shipment of Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Eggs. I. Effect of Temperature, Embryo Age, and Storage Time on Survival and Quality PDF
Carlos Cceres, Edwin Ramrez, Viwat Wornoayporn, Sheikh Mohammad Islam, and Sohel Ahmad 103-109
A Protocol for Storage and Long-distance Shipment of Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Eggs. II. Assessment of the Optimal Temperature and Substrate for Male-only Production PDF
Ezequiel Mamn and Carlos Cceres 110-114
Breakfast of Champions or Kiss of Death? Survival and Sexual Performance of Protein-fed, Sterile Mediterranean Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Boaz Yuval, Meyrav Maor, Karmit Levy, Roy Kaspi, Phillip Taylor, and Todd Shelly 115-122
Dispersal and Longevity of Wild and Mass-reared Anastrepha ludens and Anastrepha obliqua (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Emilio Hernndez, Dina Orozco, Salvador Flores Breceda, and Julio Domnguez 123-135
Dispersion of Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) at High and Low Densities and Consequences of Mismatching Dispersions of Wild and Sterile Flies PDF
Alfie Meats 136-146
Comparison of Longevity between a Laboratory Strain and a Natural Population of Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) under Field Cage Conditions PDF
Paula Gmez Cendra, Diego Segura, Armando Allinghi, Jorge Cladera, and Juan Vilardi 147-153
Lekking Behavior of Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Diego Segura, Natalia Petit-Marty, Roberta Sciurano, Teresa Vera, Graciela Calcagno, Arman 154-162
Sexual Selection on Multivariate Phenotypes in Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Argentina PDF
Roberta Sciurano, Diego Segura, Marcela Rodriguero, Paula Gmez Cendra, Armando Allinghi, J 163-170
Effect of Acclimation to Outdoor Conditions on the Sexual Performance of Mass-produced Medflies (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Rui Pereira, Natalia Silva, Celio Quintal, Ruben Abreu, Jordan Andrade, and Luis Dantas 171-174
Male Courtship Behavior in Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) that Have Received Aromatherapy with Ginger Root Oil PDF
Daniel Briceo, William Eberhard, and Todd Shelly 175-179
Description of the Final Instar of Trichomalopsis peregrina (Hymenoptera, Pteromalidae), with Data and Comments on the Preimaginal Stages PDF
Jos Tormos, Enric Frago, Jess Selfa, Josep Daniel Ass, Juli Pujade-Villar, and Miguel Guar 180-183
Nesting Biology, Morphological Remarks, and Description of the Mature Larva of Mellinus arvensis obscurus (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) in Nepal PDF
Roberto Boesi, Carlo Polidori, Severiano F. Gayubo, Jos Tormos, Josep Daniel Ass, and Fran 184-190
Host Plants of Xylosandrus mutilatus in Mississippi PDF
W. Doug Stone, T. Evan Nebeker, and Patrick D. Gerard 191-195
Phytoreovirus-like Sequences Isolated from Salivary Glands of the Glassy-winged Sharpshooter Homolodisca vitripennis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) PDF
C. S. Katsar, W. B. Hunter, and X. H. Sinisterra 196-203
Establishment of Lipolexis oregmae (Hymenoptera: Aphidiidae) in a Classical Biological Control Program Directed against the Brown Citrus Aphid (Homoptera: Aphididae) in Florida PDF
Anand B. Persad, Marjorie A. Hoy, and Ru Nguyen 204-213
Tools for Evaluating Lipolexis oregmae (Hymenoptera: Aphidiidae) in the Field: Effects of Host Aphid and Host Plant on Mummy Location and Color Plus Improved Methods for Obtaining Adults PDF
Raghuwinder Singh and Marjorie A. Hoy 214-222
Open-field Host Specificity Test of Gratiana boliviana (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), a Biological Control Agent of Tropical Soda Apple (Solanaceae) in the United States PDF
D. Gandolfo, F. McKay, J. C. Medal, and J. P. Cuda 223-228
Management of Pest Mole Crickets in Florida and Puerto Rico with a Nematode and Parasitic Wasp PDF
N. C. Leppla, J. H. Frank, M. B. Adjei, and N. E. Vicente 229-233
Egg Distribution and Sampling of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on Silver Buttonwood PDF
Jorge E. Pea, D. Amalin, A. Hunsberger, and C. Mannion 234-237
Invertebrate Fauna Associated with Torpedograss, Panicum repens (Cyperales: Poaceae), in Lake Okeechobee, Florida, and Prospects for Biological Control PDF
J. P. Cuda, J. C. Dunford, and J. M. Leavengood Jr. 238-248
The Residual and Direct Effects of Reduced-Risk and Conventional Miticides on Twospotted Spider Mites, Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae) and Predatory Mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae) PDF
Oscar E. Liburd, Jeffery C. White, Elena M. Rhodes, and Angeleah A. Browdy 249-257
Capture of Anastrepha Species (Diptera: Tephritidae) with Multilure Traps and Biolure Attractants in Guatemala PDF
A. J. Martinez, E. J. Salinas, and P. Rendon 258-263
Polypedilum nubifer, a Chironomid Midge (Diptera: Chironomidae) New to Florida that Has Nuisance Potential PDF
Richard E. Jacobsen and Sue A. Perry 264-267
Pseudacteon Decapitating Flies: Potential Vectors of a Fire Ant Virus? PDF
Steven M. Valles and Sanford D. Porter 268-270
Fortuitous Establishment of Ageniaspis citricola (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) in Jamaica on the Citrus Leafminer (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) PDF
Marjorie A. Hoy, A. Jeyaprakash, and Dionne Clarke-Harris 271-273
Viruses in Laboratory-reared Cactus Moth, Cactoblastis cactorum (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) PDF
Orville G. Marti, Eloise L. Styer, Ronald E. Myers, and James E. Carpenter 274-277
A Character Demonstrating the Occurrence of Mating in Male Cactoblastis cactorum (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) PDF
Orville G. Marti and James E. Carpenter 278-281
A Difference of Degrees and the Influence of Dr. L. A. Hetrick PDF
Robert E. Woodruff 282-286
Insect Symbiosis PDF
Editors 287
Dragonfly Genera of the New World PDF
Editors 290
List of Sustaining and Corporate Members PDF
Editors 292


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