Vol. 98, No. 4 (December 2015)

Table of Contents

Front Matter

Cover PDF
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Research Papers

Diel flight activity patterns of the red palm weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) as monitored by smart traps PDF
Yousif N. Aldryhim, Hassan Yahya Al Ayedh 1019-1024
Reproduction of Trichospilus diatraeae (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) in the pupae of Diaphania hyalinata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) of various ages PDF
Isabel Moreira Silva, Teresinha Vinha Zanuncio, Fabricio Fagundes Pereira, Carlos Frederico Wilcken, José Eduardo Serrão, Jose Cola Zanuncio 1025-1029
Heteroptera attracted to butterfly traps baited with fish or shrimp carrion PDF
Joseph Edward Eger, Harry Brailovsky, Thomas J. Henry 1030-1035
Five new species of Phyllophaga (Coleoptera: Melolonthidae) of northwestern Mexico PDF
Miguel Angel Morón, Gabriel Antonio Lugo-García, Agustín Aragón-García 1036-1043
Biochemical effects of cultivated and wild jute species on life stages of the broad mite, Polyphagotarsonemus latus (Prostigmata: Tarsonemidae) PDF
N. Mitra, B. S. Gotyal, K. Selvaraj, S. Satpathy, V. Ramesh Babu 1044-1049
Survey for spotted-wing drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in the five-county nursery production region of middle Tennessee, USA PDF
Karla Michele Addesso, Jason B. Oliver, Paul A. O’Neal 1050-1055
On the mature larva of the western eyed click beetle Alaus melanops LeConte, 1863 with comparison to related species (Coleoptera: Elateridae) PDF
Marcin Kadej, Adrian Smolis, Dariusz Tarnawski 1056-1061
Prevalence of a new genetic group, MEAM-K, of the whitefly Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Karnataka, India, as evident from mtCOI sequences PDF Suppl. Material
H. K. Roopa, R. Asokan, K. B. Rebijith, Ranjitha H. Hande, Riaz Mahmood, N. K. Krishna Kumar 1062-1071
Development and reproduction of Mallada basalis (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) on artificial diets PDF
Jingwen Ye, Jianqing Dai, Jun Li, Zhigang Li, Yongyue Lu, Shichou Han, Ling Zeng 1072-1076
Discovery of the first Aximopsis (Hymenoptera: Eurytomidae) parasitoid of Lepidoptera in Brazil and notes on its biology PDF
Wagner De Souza Tavares, Carlos Frederico Wilcken, Francisco de Souza Ramalho, Marcus Alvarrenga Soares, Flàvio Lemes Fernandes, José Eduardo Serrão, José Cola Zanuncio 1077-1080
Reducing mowing frequency increases floral resource and butterfly (Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea and Papilionoidea) abundance in managed roadside margins PDF
Dale A. Halbritter, Jaret C. Daniels, Douglas C. Whitaker, Lei Huang 1081-1092
Morphological and genetic variation in Mexican wild populations of Tamarixia radiata (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) PDF
Kenzy I. Peña-Carrillo, Alejandro González-Hernández, J. Isabel López-Arroyo, Roberto Mercado-Hernández, Susana Favela-Lara 1093-1100
The red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the West Indies: distribution of natural enemies and a possible test bed for release of self-sustaining biocontrol agents PDF Suppl. Material
Steven M. Valles, James K. Wetterer, Sanford D. Porter 1101-1105
Observations of Cerceris fumipennis (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) phenology and variation in its buprestid prey in Louisiana PDF
C. Wood Johnson, Ted C MacRae, Cavell Brownie, Warren Virgets III, Jeremy D. Allison 1106-1113
Predation of stink bugs (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) by a complex of predators in cotton and adjoining soybean habitats in Georgia, USA PDF
P. Glynn Tillman, Matthew H. Greenstone, Jing S. Hu 1114-1126
Exposure to tea tree oil enhances the mating success of male Mediterranean fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Todd E. Shelly, Nancy D. Epsky 1127-1133
New and revised life history of the Florida hairstreak Eumaeus atala (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) with notes on its current conservation status PDF
Sandy Koi, Jaret Daniels 1134-1147
Effects of a pathogenic Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) strain on detoxifying and protective enzyme activities in Xylotrechus rusticus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) larvae PDF
Jun-Nan Ding, Hui-Hui Zhang, De-Fu Chi 1148-1156
First report of the papaya mealybug, Paracoccus marginatus (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae), in China and genetic record for its recent invasion in Asia and Africa PDF
Muhammad Z. Ahmed, Ri-Rong He, Mu-Tao Wu, Yu-Juan Gu, Jing-Mei Ren, Fan Liang, Hai-Lin Li, Xue-Nan Hu, Bao-Li Qiu, Catharine M. Mannion, Jun Ma 1157-1162
Morphology of the nymphs of Euschistus convergens (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) PDF
Kim R. Barão, Kayan V. Mostardeiro, Viviana C. Matesco, Anne G. Cohen, Jocelia Grazia 1163-1168
Physical post-harvest techniques as potential quarantine treatments against Brevipalpus yothersi (Acarina: Tenuipalpidae) PDF
Jorge E Peña, Katia Santos, Ignacio Baez, Daniel Carrillo 1169-1174
Geographic distribution of Trachymyrmex jamaicensis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) PDF
James K. Wetterer 1175-1178
Seasonal abundance of Thysanoptera species in Tillandsia usneoides (Poales: Bromeliaceae) PDF
Ozan Demirozer, Kara Tyler-Julian, Joe Funderburk 1179-1181
The ectoparasitoid Scleroderma guani (Hymenoptera: Bethylidae) uses innate and learned chemical cues to locate its host, larvae of the pine sawyer Monochamus alternatus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) PDF
Zhen Li, Baishu Li, Zhenjie Hu, J. P. Michaud, Jie Dong, Qingwen Zhang, Xiaoxia Liu 1182-1187
Impact of food diversity on biological parameters of Apolygus lucorum (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae) PDF
Yanrong Li, Zhen Li, Yuhui Yang, Qingpo Yang, Xiaoxia Liu, Qingwen Zhang 1188-1192
Comparative phenology and cohort survival of beech scale (Hemiptera: Eriococcidae) in part of its native range (Caucasus Mountains, Georgia) and in an invaded area (Massachusetts, USA) PDF
George Japoshvili, Michael Fizdale, Roy Van Driesche, Giorgi Kirkitadze 1193-1198
Response of the sapote fruit fly, Anastrepha serpentina (Diptera: Tephritidae), to commercial lures and trap designs in sapodilla orchards PDF
C. Rodriguez, E. Tadeo, J. Rull, R. Lasa 1199-1203
A new species of Myrmecina (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from southeastern North America PDF
Mark Deyrup 1204-1206
Temporal dynamics of fruit-feeding butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in two habitats in a seasonal Brazilian environment PDF Suppl. Material
Geraldo de B. Freire Júnior, Ivone Rezende Diniz 1207-1216
Sucrose triggers honeydew preference in the ghost ant, Tapinoma melanocephalum (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) PDF
A. M. Zhou, B. Q. Kuang, Y. R. Gao, G. W. Liang 1217-1222
Thermal requirements and annual number of generations of Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) reared in the South American fruit fly and the Mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) PDF
Rafael Narciso Meirelles, Luiza Rodrigues Redaelli, Cláudia Bernardes Ourique 1223-1226
New findings on Lonchaeidae (Diptera: Tephritoidea) in the Brazilian Amazon PDF
Lailson do Nascimento Lemos, Ricardo Adaime, Salustiano V. Costa-Neto, Ezequiel da Glória de Deus, Cristiane Ramos de Jesus-Barros, Pedro Carlos Strikis 1227-1237

Scientific Notes

First record of Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) feeding on Plectranthus neochilus (Lamiales: Lamiaceae) in Brazil PDF
Diones Krinski, Ana Flávia Godoy 1238-1240
Seasonal oviposition activity of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in San Miguel de Tucumán, northwestern Argentina PDF
Giselle A. Rodriguez, Cecilia A. Veggiani Aybar, Guillermo L. Claps, Mercedes S. Lizarralde de Grosso 1241-1243
First report of an egg parasitoid reared from Neomusotima conspurcatalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae), a biological control agent of Lygodium microphyllum (Schizaeales: Lygodiaceae) PDF
Ellen C. Lake, Michael W. Gates, Melissa C. Smith, Gloria L. Witkus, Paul D. Pratt 1244-1246
Helionothrips errans (Thysanoptera: Thripidae): a new threat to native orchids in Brazil PDF
Delio Endres Júnior, Márcio H. Sasamori, Adriano Cavalleri, Annette Droste 1247-1249
First record of Paratelenomus saccharalis (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) on kudzu bug Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Florida PDF
Julio Medal, Andrew Santa Cruz, Kevin Williams, Suzanne Fraser, Danielle Wolaver, Trevor Smith, Bobbie Jo Davis 1250-1251
First record of Conotrachelus perseae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Comitán, Chiapas, Mexico PDF
Miguel A. Vázquez, Leopoldo Cruz-López, E. R. Chamé-Vázquez 1252-1253
Testes and spermatozoa as characters for distinguishing two ant species of the genus Neoponera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) PDF
Marcelo S. Barcellos, Luiza C. B. Martins, Jamile F. S. Cossolin, José Eduardo Serrão, Jacques H. C. Delabie, José Lino-Neto 1254-1256
The distribution of overwintering brown marmorated stink bugs (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in college dormitories PDF
John Cambridge, Allison Payenski, George C. Hamilton 1257-1259
Manduca rustica (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) damage on olive (Olea europaea; Lamiales: Oleaceae) trees in Florida PDF
Jennifer L. Gillett-Kaufman, Sandra A. Allan, Lyle J. Buss 1260-1261
Species richness of noctuid moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from the State of Guanajuato, Mexico PDF
Manuel Dario Salas-Araiza, Rafael Guzmán-Mendoza, Oscar Alejandro Martínez-Jaime, Marcos Antonio González-Márquez, Alejandra López Figueroa 1262-1265
First report of Xyleborus glabratus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) and laurel wilt in Louisiana, USA: the disease continues westward on sassafras PDF
Stephen W. Fraedrich, C. Wood Johnson, Roger D. Menard, Thomas C. Harrington, Rabiu Olatinwo, G. Susan Best 1266-1268
Rice leaf folder Cnaphalocrocis medinalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) on wheat (Triticum aestivum; Poales: Poaceae) in India PDF
M. Shankara Murthy, S. K. Nagaraj, A. Prabhuraj, C. M. Kalleswaraswamy 1269-1270