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Technical Scientific Publications


Scharf ME. Ratliff CR. Bennett GW. Impacts of residual insecticide barriers on
perimeter-invading ants, with particular reference to the odorous house ant,
Tapinoma sessile. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97(2):601-605, 2004 Apr.

Ye WM. Lee CY. Scheffrahn RH. Aleong JM. Su NY. Bennett GW. Scharf ME.
Phylogenetic relationships of nearctic Reticulitermes species (Isoptera:
Rhinotermitidae) with particular reference to Reticulitermes arenincola Goellner.
Molecular Phylogenetics & Evolution. 30(3):815-822, 2004 Mar.

Scharf ME. Wu-Scharf D. Pittendrigh BR. Bennett GW. Caste and development-
associated gene expression in a lower termite. Genome Biology 4(10): R62,
2003. <http://genomebiology.com/2003/4/10/R62>

Scharf ME. Ratliff CR. Hoteling JT. Pittendrigh BR. Bennett GW. Caste
differentiation responses of two sympatric Reticulitermes termite species to
juvenile hormone homologs and synthetic juvenoids in two laboratory assays.
Insectes Sociaux. 50(4):346-354, 2003 Nov.

Wu-Scharf D. Scharf ME. Pittendrigh BR. Bennett GW. Expressed sequence tags
from a polyphenic Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) cDNA
library. Sociobiology. 41(2):479-490, 2003.

Scharf ME. Buss EA. Ratliff CR. Brad DJ. Bennett GW. Invertebrate taxa
associated with subterranean termite monitoring devices in the eastern
midwest. Sociobiology. 39(3):441-451, 2002.

Tripp JM. Suiter DR. Bennett GW. Klotz JH. Reid BL. Evaluation of control
measures for black carpenter ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of
Economic Entomology. 93(5):1493-1497, 2000.

Ramakrishnan R. Suiter DR. Nakatsu CH. Bennett GW. Feeding inhibition and
mortality in Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) after exposure
to imidacloprid-treated soils. Journal of Economic Entomology. 93(2):422-428,
2000 Apr.

Tripp JM. Suiter DR. Bennett GW. Klotz JH. Lincoln index derived forager
population estimates in the black carpenter ant, Camponotus Pennsylvanicus
(Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Sociobiology. 35(1):109-118, 2000.

Kaakeh W. Bennett GW. Developmental stage- and gender-dependent differential susceptibility of German cockroaches (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae) to various
commercial baits. Journal of Agricultural & Urban Entomology. 16(1):9-24, 1999

Ramakrishnan R. Suiter DR. Nakatsu CH. Humber RA. Bennett GW. Imidacloprid-
enhanced Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) susceptibility to
the entomopathogen Metarhizium anisopliae. Journal of Economic Entomology.
92(5):1125-1132, 1999 Oct.

Kells SA. Vogt JT. Appel AG. Bennett GW. Estimating nutritional status of German
cockroaches, Blattella germanica (L.) (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae), in the field.
Journal of Insect Physiology. 45(8):709-717, 1999 Aug.

Dong K. Valles SM. Scharf ME. Zeichner B. Bennett GW. The knockdown
resistance (KDR) mutation in pyrethroid-resistant german cockroaches. Pesticide Biochemistry & Physiology. 60(3):195-204, 1998Aug.

Wu DX. Scharf ME. Neal JJ. Suiter DR. Bennett GW. Mechanisms Fenvalerate resistance in the german cockroach, Blattella Germanica (L.). Pesticide
Biochemistry & Physiology. 61(1):53-62, 1998 Aug.

Alali FQ. Kaakeh W. Bennett GW. Mclaughlin JL. Annonaceous acetogenins
As natural pesticides - potent toxicity against insecticide - Susceptible and
- resistant german cockroaches (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae). Journal of Economic
Entomology. 91(3):641-649, 1998 Jun.

Scharf ME. Neal JJ. Marcus CB. Bennett GW. Cytochrome p450 purification and
immunological detection in an insecticide resistant strain of german cockroach
(Blattella Germanica, L.).Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. 28(1):1-9,
1998 Jan.

Scharf ME. Neal JJ. Bennett GW. Changes of insecticide resistance levels and
detoxication enzymes following insecticide selection in the german cockroach,
Blattella Germanica (L.). Pesticide Biochemistry & Physiology. 59(2):67-79, 1997.

Kaakeh W. Scharf ME. Bennett GW. Comparative contact activity and residual life
of juvenile hormone analogs used for german cockroach (Dictyoptera:
Blattellidae) control. Journal of Economic Entomology. 90(5):1247-1253, 1997

Kaakeh W. Reid BL. Bennett GW. Toxicity of fipronil to german and american cockroaches. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 84(3):229-237, 1997 Sep.

Kaakeh W. Scharf ME. Bennett GW. Efficacy of conventional insecticide and
juvenoid mixtures on an insecticide-resistant field population of german
cockroach (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae). Journal of Agricultural Entomology.
14(3):339-348, 1997 Jul.

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