Publications

Upcoming or In Press

  • Stevenson, P.C., Nicolson, S.W., and Wright, G.A. (2016) Plant Secondary Metabolites in Nectar: Impacts on Pollinators and Ecological Functions. Functional Ecology, (in press)
  • Scott-Brown, A., Gregory, T., Farrell, I., and Stevenson, P.C. (2016) Leaf trichomes and grayanotoxin 1 mediate plant defense against glasshouse thrips in Rhododendron simsii. Functional Plant Biology. (in press)
  • Tjiurutue, M.C., Stevenson P.C. and Adler, L.S. (2016) Messages from the other side: Parasites Receive Damage Cues from their Host Plants. Journal of Chemical Ecology, (in press)
  • Tiedeken E-J., Egan, P.A., Stevenson, P.C., Wright, G.A., Brown, M.J.F., Power, E.F., Farrell., I., Matthews, S.M., and Stout, J.C. (2016) Nectar chemistry modulates the impact of invasive plant species on native pollinators. Functional Ecology. (on line) doi: 10.1111/1365-2435.12588
  • Egan, P.A., Stevenson, P.C., Wright, G.A., Boylan, F, Stout, J.C. (2016) Toxic nectar varies at multiple spatial scales and in response to plant invasion. Journal of Ecology. (on line) doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12573

Hot Off The Press

  • Stevenson, P.C., Green, P.W.C., Veitch, N.C., Farrell, I., Kusolwa, P., Belmain, S.R. (2016) Nor-Hopanes explain pest control activity of Zanha africana root bark. Phytochemistry. 123, 25–32.
  • Stevenson, P.C., Grayer, R.G. (2016) In Memoriam Nigel C. Veitch, January 26th 1965–September 1st 2014. Phytochemistry, 122, 301–302.
  • Arnold, S.E.J., Stevenson, P.C. and Belmain, S.R. (2015) Responses to colour and host odour cues in three cereal pest species, in the context of ecology and control Bulletin of Entomological Research, 105, 417–425.
  • Oliver, C., Softley, S., Williamson, S., Stevenson P. C.; Wright, G.A. (2015) Pyrethroids and nectar toxins have subtle effects on the motor function, grooming and wing fanning behaviour of honeybees (Apis mellifera). PLoS One. 10(8), e0133733
  • Fernández-Grandon, G. M., Armour, J., Pickett, J. A., Gezan S. and Logan, J. G. (2015) Heritability of attractiveness to mosquitoes. PLoS ONE. 10.1371/journal.pone.0122716
  • Fernández-Grandon, G. M. and Poppy, G. M. (2015) Response of Aphidius colemani to aphid sex pheromone varies depending on plant synergy and prior experience. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 105, 507-514
  • Mkenda P.A., Stevenson, P.C., Ndakidemi, P., Farman, D.I. and Belmain, S.R. (2015) Contact and fumigant toxicity of five pesticidal plants against Callosobruchus maculatus in stored cowpea (Vigna unguiculata). International Journal of Tropical Pest Management, 35, 172–184.
  • Mkenda, P., Mwanauta R., Stevenson, P.C. Ndakidemi, P., Mtei, K., and Belmain, S.R. (2015) Extracts from field margin weeds provide economically viable and environmentally benign pest control compared to synthetic pesticides, PLoS One. 10 (11): e0143530.
  • Wright, G.A., S. Shafir, S. W. Nicolson, P. C. Stevenson. (2015) UK Priority Patent no. P030809GB. A pollen substitute for bees. Filed 16 Nov 2015.
  • Grzywacz, D., Stevenson, P.C., Belmain, S.R., Wilson, K. (2014) The Use of Indigenous Ecological Resources for Pest Control in Africa, Food Security, 6, 71–86.
  • Amoabeng, B. W., Gurr, G. M. Gitau, C. W., Stevenson, P. C. (2014). Cost: benefit analysis of botanical insecticide use in cabbage: implications for smallholder farmers in developing countries. Crop Protection. 57, 71–76.
  • Sola, P., Mvumi, B.M., Ogendo, J.O., Mponda, O., Kamanula, J.F., Nyirenda, S.P., Belmain S.R. and Stevenson. P.C. (2014) Botanical pesticide production, trade and regulatory mechanisms in sub-Saharan Africa: making a case for plant-based pesticidal products Food Security, 6, 369–384.
  • Teideken, E-J, Stout, J.C, Egan, P., Stevenson, P.C., Wright G.A. (2014) Bumblebees are not deterred by ecologically relevant concentrations of nectar toxins. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 217, 1620–1635.
  • Arnold S.E.J. Peralta Idrovo, M.E., Lomas Arias, L.J., Belmain, S.R., Stevenson, P.C. (2014). Herbivore Defence Compounds Occur in Pollen and Reduce Bumblebee Colony Fitness. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 40 (8), 878-881.
  • Marlin, D., S. W. Nicolson, A.A. Yusuf, P.C. Stevenson, H.M. Heyman, K. Krüger (2014). The only African wild tobacco, Nicotiana africana: alkaloid content and the effect of herbivory, PLoS One, 9 (7), e102661.
  • Hurst, V., Stevenson P.C., Wright,G.A. (2014). Toxic compounds induce characteristic malaise behaviours in the honeybee. Journal of Comparative Physiology A: 200 (10), 881-890.
  • Wright, G. A., Baker, D., Palmer, M. J., Stabler, D., Mustard, J.D., Power, E., Borland, A. M., and Stevenson, P. C. (2013) Caffeine in floral nectar enhances a pollinator’s memory of reward. Science, 339: 1202-1204.
  • Fernández-Grandon, G. M., Woodcock, C. M. and Poppy, G. M. (2013) Do asexual morphs of the peach-potato aphid, Myzus persicae, utilise the aphid sex pheromone? Behavioural and electrophysiological responses of M. persicae virginoparae to (4aS, 7S, 7aR)-nepetalactone and its effect on aphid performance. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 103, (4) p466-473
  • Vanbergen, AJ, Baude, M., Biesmeijer, J.C., Britton, N.F., Brown, M.J.F., Brown, M., Bryden, J., Budge, G.E., Bull, J.C., Carvell, C.C., Challinor, A.J., Connolly, C.N., Evans, D.J., Feil, E.J., Garratt, M.P., Greco,M.K., Heard, M.S., Jansen, V.A.A., Keeling, M.J., Kunin W.E., Marris, G.C. Memmott, J., Murray, J.T., Nicolson,S.W., Osborne, J.L., Paxton, R.J., Pirk, C.W.W., Polce, C., Potts, S.G., Priest, N.K., Raine, N.E., Rushton, S.P., Ryabov, E.V., Shafir, S. Shirley, M.D.F., Simpson, S.J., Smart, S.M., Stevenson, P.C., Stone, G.N., Termansen, M., Wright, G.A., (2013) Threats to an ecosystem service: multifactorial pressures on insect pollinators. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 11 (5): 251-259.
  • Madzimure, J., Nyahangare, E.T., Hove, T., Hamudikuwanda, H., Belmain, S.R. Stevenson, P.C., Mvumi, B.M. (2013) Acaricidal efficacy of Strychnos spinosa (Lam.) and Solanum incanum fruit-extracts against cattle ticks. Tropical Animal Health and Production. 45:1341–1347.
  • Otema, M.A., Muyinza, H., Hall, D.R., Porter, E., Farman, D.I. Talwana, H., Mwanga, R.O.M. and Stevenson, P.C. (2013) Sweetpotato root surface compounds confer resistance to the weevils Cylas puncticollis and C. brunneus . Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 61, 8141-8147.
  • Amoabeng, B. W., Gurr, G. M. Gitau, C. W., Nicol, H.I., Munyakazi, L. Stevenson, P. C. (2013). Tri-trophic insecticidal effects of African plants against cabbage pests. PLoS One. 8(10): e78651. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0078651.
  • Muzemu, S., B.M. Mvumi, S.P.M. Nyirenda, G.W. Sileshi, P. Sola, J.F. Kamanula, S.R. Belmain & P.C. Stevenson. (2012). Pesticidal effects of indigenous plants extracts against rape aphids and tomato red spider mites. African Crop Science Conference Proceedings, Vol. 10. pp. 169 – 171.
  • Belmain, S.R., Amoah, B.A., Nyirenda, S.P., Kamanula, J.F., Stevenson, P.C. (2012) Highly Variable Insect Control Efficacy of Tephrosia vogelii Chemotypes. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 60: 10055–10063.
  • Arnold, S.E.J., Belmain, S.R., and Stevenson, P.C. (2012) Odour-mediated orientation of beetles is influenced by age, sex and morph. PLoS ONE. 7 (11); e49071
  • Belmain, S.R., Amoah, B.A., Nyirenda, S.P., Kamanula, J.F. Stevenson, P.C. (2012) Highly Variable Insect Control Efficacy of Tephrosia vogelii Chemotypes. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 60 (40). pp. 10055-10063.
  • Arnold, S.E.J., Belmain, S.R., and Stevenson, P.C. (2012) Odour-mediated orientation of beetles is influenced by age, sex and morph. Plos ONE, 7 (11):e49071.
  • Vanbergen, AJ, Baude, M., Biesmeijer, J.C., Britton, N.F., Brown, M.J.F., Brown, M., Bryden, J., Budge, G.E., Bull, J.C., Carvell, C.C., Challinor, A.J., Connolly, C.N., Evans, D.J., Feil, E.J., Garratt, M.P., Greco,M.K., Heard, M.S., Jansen, V.A.A., Keeling, M.J., Kunin W.E., Marris, G.C. Memmott, J., Murray, J.T., Nicolson,S.W., Osborne, J.L., Paxton, R.J., Pirk, C.W.W., Polce, C., Potts, S.G., Priest, N.K., Raine, N.E., Rushton, S.P., Ryabov, E.V., Shafir, S. Shirley, M.D.F., Simpson, S.J., Smart, S.M., Stevenson, P.C., Stone, G.N., Termansen, M., Wright, G.A., (2012) Threats to an ecosystem service: multifactorial pressures on insect pollinators. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 11 (5). pp. 251-259.
  • Stevenson, P.C. Kite G.C., Lewis G.P., Nyrienda S.P., Forest F. Belmain, S.R, Sileshi, G. and Veitch, N.C. (2012) Distinct chemotypes of Tephrosia vogelii and implications for their use in pest control and soil enrichment. Phytochemistry, 78, 135-146.
  • Nyahangare, E.T., Hove, T., Hamudikuwanda, H., Belmain, S.R. Stevenson, P.C., Mvumi, B.M. (2012) Toxicity of the pesticidal plants Strychnos spinosa Lam., Bobgunnia madagascariensis (Desv.) J.H. Kirkbr. & Wiersama Vernonia amygdalina Del.and Cissus quadrangularis L. in BALB/c mice, Journal of Medicinal Plants Research. 6: 2674-2680.
  • Muzemu, S., B.M. Mvumi, S.P.M. Nyirenda, G.W. Sileshi, P. Sola, J.F. Kamanula, S.R. Belmain & P.C. Stevenson. (2012). Pesticidal effects of indigenous plants extracts against rape aphids and tomato red spider mites. African Crop Science Conference Proceedings, Vol. 10. pp. 169 – 171
  • Muyinza H., Talwana H. L. , Mwanga R.O.M. and Stevenson P. C. (2012). Sweetpotato weevil (Cylas spp.) resistance in African sweetpotato germplasm. International Journal of Pest Management 58, 73-81 (Abstract)
  • Stevenson, P. C. Nyirenda, S.P., Mvumi, B.M., Sola, P., Kamanula, J.F., Sileshi, G., Belmain, S.R. (2012) Pesticidal plants: A viable alternative insect pest management approach for resource-poor farming in Africa. In: Opender Koul, G. S. Dhaliwal, S. Khokhar and Ram Singh (eds.), Biopesticides in Environment and Food Security: Issuers and Strategies, Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, India, pp. 212-238.
  • Hall, D.R., Amarawardana, L., Hilbur, Y., Boddum T. and Cross, J.V. (2012). The chemical ecology of plant-feeding midges. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38:2-22 (Abstract)
  • Youm, O.,Maliki, Y., Hall, D.R., Farman, D., and Foster J. E., (2012). Pheromone-mediated mating disruption in the millet stem borer, Coniesta ignefusalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), Crop Protection, 31:50-57 (Abstract)
  • Fernández-Grandon, G. M., Girling, R. D. & Poppy, G. M. (2011) Utilizing insect behavior in chemical detection by a behavioral biosensor. Journal of Plant Interactions, 6, (2) p109 – 112
  • Virdiana, I., Hall, D.R. and Wood, B.J. (2011). Attraction of Helopeltis theobromae to live conspecific insects. The Planter, 87:25-33 (Abstract)
  • Mahob, R.J., Babin, R., ten Hoopen, M., Dubog, L., Yede, Hall, D.R., and Bilong Bilong, C.F. (2011). Field evaluation of synthetic sex pheromone traps for the cocoa mirid Sahlbergella singularis (Hemiptera: Miridae). Pest Management Science, 67:672-676. (Abstract)
  • Torr, S.J., Mangwiro, T.N.C. and Hall, D.R. (2011). Shoo, fly, don't bother me! Efficacy of traditional methods of protecting cattle from tsetse. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 25:192-201 (Abstract)
  • Kamanula JF, Sileshi, G., Belmain, S.R., Sola, P., Mvumi, B., Nyirenda, G.K.C., Nyirenda, S.P.N. & Stevenson, P.C. (2011) Farmers' Pest management practices and pesticidal plant use for protection of stored maize and beans in Southern Africa. International Journal of Pest Management. 57, 41-49.
  • Madzimure, J., Nyahangare, E.T., Hamudikuwanda, H., Hove, T., Stevenson, P.C., Belmain, S.R., and Brighton M. (2011). Acaricidal efficacy against cattle ticks and acute oral toxicity of Lippia javanica (Burm F.) Tropical Animal Health & Production, 43, 481-489.
  • Nyirenda, S.P.N. Sileshi, G., Belmain, S.R., Kamanula, J.F., Mvumi, B., Sola, P., Nyirenda, G.K.C. & Stevenson, P.C. (2011) Farmers' Ethno-Ecological Knowledge of Vegetable Pests and their Management Using Pesticidal Plants in Northern Malawi and Eastern Zambia. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 6, 1525-1537.
  • Sarasan, V., Kite G.C., Sileshi, G.W., Stevenson P.C. (2011) The application of Phytochemistry and in vitro tools to the sustainable utilisation of medicinal and pesticidal plants for income generation and poverty alleviation. Plant Cell Reports, 30:1163–1172.
  • Thokozani, B.L.K., Zulu, D, Sileshi, G.W., Teklehaimanot, Z., Gondwe, D.S.B., Sarsan, V. & Stevenson, P.C. (2011) Seed germination and in vitro regeneration of the pan African medicinal and pesticidal plant Bobgunnia madagascariensis. African J. Biotech. 10: 5959-5966.
  • Zulu, D, Thokozani, B.L.K., Sileshi, G.W., Teklehaimanot, Z., Gondwe, D.S.B., Sarsan, V. & Stevenson, P.C. (2011) Towards successful propagation of the Africa medicinal and pesticidal plant Securidaca longependunculata. African J. Biotech. 10: 5988-5992.
  • Green, P.W.C., Veitch, N.C., Stevenson, P.C., Simmonds, M.S.J. (2011) Cardenolides isolated from Gomphocarpus sinaicus and Pergularia tomentosa (Asclepiadaceae) deter the feeding of a generalist caterpillar, Spodoptera littoralis. Arthropod Plant Interactions, 5: 219–225.
  • Muyinza, H., Stevenson, P.C., Talwana H., Hall, D. R., Farman, D. I., Mwanga, R. O. M. (2010) Root Chemicals could offer opportunities for breeding for Sweet Potato Resistance to the Weevil Cylas puncticollis Boheman (Coleoptera: Apionidae). Aspects Of African Biodiversity : Royal Society Of Chemistry Special Publication, 321: 49-57.
  • Stevenson, P. C., D'Cunha, R F. and Grzywacz, D. (2010). Inactivation of Baculovirus by Isoflavonoids on Chickpea (Cicer arietinum) Leaf Surfaces Reduces the Efficacy of Nucleopolyhedrovirus Against Helicoverpa armigera. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 36:227-235.
  • Stevenson, P.C., Nyirenda, S.P. and Veitch, N.C. (2010) Highly glycosylated flavonoid glycosides from Bobgunnia madagascariensis. Tetrahedron Letters, 51, 4727-4730.
  • Pande, S., J. Narayana Rao, M. Sharma, M. Pathak and P.C. Stevenson, (2010) Mass-screening Techniques for Early Selection of Disease Resistance in Chickpea: A critical Appraisal. Chapter 13 In Ed. Miranda M. "Mass-screening Techniques for Early Selection of Disease Resistance in Neglected Crops: A Critical Appraisal". International Atomic Energy Agency, Austria. 201-234.
  • Pajares, J.A., Álvarez, G., Ibeas, F., Gallego, D., Hall, D.R. and Farman, D.I. (2010) Identification and Field Activity of a Male-Produced Pheromone in the Pine Sawyer Beetle, Monochamus galloprovincialis. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 36: 570-583(Abstract)
  • Sánchez-Medina, A., Stevenson, P.C., Habtemariam, S., Peña-Rodriguez, L.M., Corcoran, O., Mallet, A.I. & Veitch, N.C. (2009) Triterpenoid saponins from a cytotoxic root extract of Sideroxylon foetidissimum subsp. gaumeri, Phytochemistry, 70, 765-772.
  • Stevenson, P.C. Jayasekera,T.K., Belmain, S.R., Veitch, N.C. (2009). Bisdesmosidic saponins from Securidaca longepedunculata (Polygalaceae) with deterrent and toxic properties to Coleapteran storage pests. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 57 (19), 8860-8867.
  • Pande, S., Sharma, M., Neupane, R.K., Chaudhary, R.N.,, Rao, J.N., Grzywacz, D., Baurai, V.A. and Stevenson, P.C. (2009). An integrated crop management strategy for improved chickpea production and its impact on the livelihoods of farmers in Nepal. Indian Journal of Plant Protection 37, 139-146.
  • Liu, Y., He, X.-K., Hall, D., Farman, D., Amarawardana, L., Cross, J. and Liu, Q-R. (2009) (2S,8Z)-2-Butyroxy-8-heptadecene: major component of the sex pheromone of chrysanthemum gall midge, Rhopalomyia longicauda. Journal of Chemical Ecology 35:715-723 (Abstract)
  • Molnár, B., Kárpáti, Z., Szocs, G. and Hall, D.R. (2009). Identification of Female-produced Sex Pheromone of the Honey Locust Gall Midge, Dasineura gleditchiae, a New Urban Pest in Europe. Journal of Chemical Ecology 35:706-714 (Abstract)
  • Aslam, S.N., Stevenson, P.C., Kokubun, T. and Hall, D.R. (2009). Antibacterial and antifungal activity of cicerfuran and related 2-arylbenzofurans and stilbenes. Microbiological Research 164: 191-195 (Abstract)
  • Stewart-Jones, A., Stirrup, T.J., Hodges, R.J., Farman, D.I. and Hall, D.R. (2009) Analysis of free fatty acids in food substrates and in the dust and frass of stored product pests: Potential for species discrimination? Journal of Stored Products Research 45:119-124 (Abstract)
  • Hall, D.R., Farman, D.I., Cross, J.V., Pope, T.W., Ando, T. and Yamamoto, M. (2009) (S)-2-Acetoxy-5-undecanone, Female Sex Pheromone of Raspberry Cane Midge, Resseliella theobaldi (Barnes). Journal of Chemical Ecology 35:230-242 (Abstract)
  • Stevenson, P.C., Muyinza, H., Hall, D.R., Porter, E.A., Farman, D.I., Herbert, T. and Mwanga, R. (2009). A Chemical Basis for Resistance in Sweetpotato Ipomoea batatas to the African Sweetpotato Weevil Cylas puncticollis. Pure and Applied Chemistry, 81(1): 141-151 (Abstract)
  • Cross, J.V. and Hall, D.R. (2009). Exploitation of the sex pheromone of apple leaf midge Dasineura mali Kieffer (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae): 1. Development of lure and trap. Crop Protection, 28:139-144 (Abstract)
  • Cross, J.V., Hall, D.R., Shaw, P. and Anfora, G. (2009). Exploitation of the sex pheromone of apple leaf midge Dasineura mali Kieffer (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae): 2. Use of sex pheromone trap for pest monitoring. Crop Protection, 28:128-133.(Abstract)
  • Torr, S.J., Della Torre, A., Calzetta, M., Costantini, C. & Vale, G.A. (2008) Towards a fuller understanding of mosquito behaviour: use of electrocuting grids to compare the odour-orientated responses of Anopheles arabiensis and An. quadriannulatus in the field. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 22: 93-108 (Abstract)
  • Cross, J., Baroffio, C., Grassi, A., Hall, D., Labanowska, B., Milenkovic, S., Nilsson, T., Shternshis, M., Torneus, C., Trandem, N. and Vetek, G. (2008). Monitoring raspberry cane midge, Resseliella theobaldii, with sex pheromone traps: results from 2006. In Integrated Plant Protection in Soft Fruits, IOBC/WPRS Bulletin 39, Eds. Ch. Linder and J.V. Cross, pp 11-17 (Abstract).
  • Carpenter, S., Mellor, P.S. and Torr, S.J. (2008). Control techniques for Culicoides biting midges and their application in the UK and northwestern Palaearctic. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 22: 175-187 (Abstract)
  • Zhang, A., Kuang, L.F., Maisin, N., Karumuru, B., Hall, D.R., Virdiana, I., Lambert, S., Bin Purung, H., Wang, S., Hebbar, P. (2008). Activity evaluation of cocoa pod borer sex pheromone in cacao fields. Environmental Entomology, 37: 719-724 (Abstract).
  • Adati, T., Tamo, M., Yusuf, S.R., Downham, M.C.A., Singh, B.B. and Hammond, W. (2008). Integrated pest management for cowpea-cereal cropping systems in the West African Savannah. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science, 27: 123-137 (Abstract)
  • Cork A., De Souza, K., Hall, D.R., Jones, O.T., Casagrande, E., Krishnaiah, K. and Zainulabeuddin, S. (2008). Development of PVC-resin controlled release formulation for pheromones and use in mating disruption of yellow rice stem borer, Scirpophaga incertulas. Crop Protection 27: 248-255 (Abstract)
  • Nguyen D.T., Hodges R.J. and Belmain S.R. (2008). Do walking Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) locate cereal hosts by chance? Journal of Stored Products Research, 44: 90-99(Abstract)
  • Nguyen D.T. Effects of starvation on the locomotory response of Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) (2008). Journal of Stored Products Research, 44: 100-102 (Abstract)
  • Audino, P.G., Alzogaray, R.A., Vassena, C., Masuh, H., Fontan, A., Gatti, P., Martinez, A., Camps, F., Cork, A., Colazza, S. (2007). Volatile compounds secreted by Brindley's glands of adult Triatoma infestans: identification and biological activity of previously unidentified compounds. Journal of Vector Ecology, 32: 75-82 (Abstract).
  • Athanassiosi, S., Downham, M.C.A., Farman, D.I., Hall, D.R., Phythian, S.J. and Bohssini, M. (2007). Behavioural responses of Sunn pest, Eurygaster integreceps, to volatiles from conspecific insects and host plants. In Sunn Pest Management: A Decade of Progress 1994-2004. Eds Bruce L. Parker, Margaret Skinner, Mustapha El Bouhssini and Safaa G. Kumari. Arab Society for Plant Protection, Beirut, Lebanon, p 167-180. (Abstract)
  • Green, S.V., Downham, M.C.A., Farman, D.I., Hall, D.R., and Bohssini, M. (2007). The role of vibratory signals in mating behaviour of the Sunn pest bug, Eurygaster integriceps. In Sunn Pest Management: A Decade of Progress 1994-2004. Eds Bruce L. Parker, Margaret Skinner, Mustapha El Bouhssini and Safaa G. Kumari. Arab Society for Plant Protection, Beirut, Lebanon, p 157-166. (Abstract)
  • Hall, D.R., Cork, A., Downham, M.C.A., Farman, D.I., Innocenzi, P.I. and Bohssini, M. (2007). Chemical and electrophysiological studies on Sunn pest, Eurygaster integriceps. In Sunn Pest Management: A Decade of Progress 1994-2004. Eds Bruce L. Parker, Margaret Skinner, Mustapha El Bouhssini and Safaa G. Kumari. Arab Society for Plant Protection, Beirut, Lebanon, p 147-156. (Abstract)
  • Torr, S.J., Prior, A., Wilson, P.J. and Schofield, S. (2007). Is there safety in numbers? The effect of cattle herding on biting risk from tsetse flies. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 21: 301-311 (Abstract).
  • Torr, S.J., Maudlin, I. & Vale, G.A. (2007) Less is more: the restricted application of insecticide to cattle to improve the cost and efficacy of tsetse control. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 21: 53-64 (Abstract).
  • Suckling,D.M., Walker, J.T.S., Shaw, P.W., Manning, L.-A., Lo, P., Wallis, R., Bell, V., Sandanayaka, W.R.M., Hall, D.R., Cross, J.V. and El-Sayed, A.M. (2007). Trapping Dasinuera mali (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in Apples. Journal of Economic Entomology, 100: 745-751 (Abstract)
  • Stewart-Jones, A., Hodges, R.J., Farman, D.I. and Hall, D.R. (2007). Prey-specific kairomones exploited by of adult and larval Teretrius nigrescens: a behavioural comparison across different stored-product pests and different pest substrates. Journal of Stored Products Research, 43: 265-275 (Abstract)
  • Campbell, A.M., Tregidga, E.L., Hall, D.R., Ando, T. and Yamamoto, M. (2007). Sex pheromone of the currant pug moth Eupithecia assimilata, a re-emergent hop pest in England. Entomologia experimentalis et applicata, 122: 265-269 (Abstract)
  • Kestenholz, C., Stevenson, P.C., Belmain, S.R. (2007). Comparative study of field and laboratory evaluations of the ethnobotanical Cassia sophera L. (Leguminosae) for bioactivity against the storage pests Callosobruchus maculatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) and Sitophilus oryzae (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Stored Products Research, 43: 79-86. (Abstract)
  • Peri, E., Guarino, S., Lo Bue, P., Cork, A. and Colazza, S. (2007). Host specificity in the egg parasitoid Telenomus busseolae is mediated by sex pheromone compounds. Journal of Insect Science 7:16-17 Mar 29 (Abstract)
  • Kgori, P.M., Modo, S. & Torr, S.J. (2006) The use of aerial spraying to eliminate tsetse from the Okavango Delta of Botswana. Acta Tropica, 99: 184-199 (Abstract)
  • Suckling M.W., Gibb A.R., Johnson T. and Hall D.R. (2006). Examination of sex attractants for monitoring weed biological control agents in Hawaii. Biocontrol Science and Technology, 16: 919-927 (Abstract)
  • Aslam, S.N., Stevenson, P.C., Phythian, S.J., Veitch, N. and Hall, D.R. (2006). Synthesis of Cicerfuran, an antifungal benzofuran and some related analogues. Tetrahedron, 62: 1-14 (Abstract)
  • Stewart-Jones, A., Hodges, R.J., Farman, D.I.. and Hall, D.R. (2006). Solvent extraction of cues in the dust and frass of Prostephanus truncatus and analysis of behavioural mechanisms leading to arrestment of the predator Teretrius nigrescens. Physiological Entomology, 31: 63-72 (Abstract)
  • Torr, S.J., Mangwiro, T.N.C. and Hall, D.R. (2006). The effects of host physiology on the attraction of tsetse (Diptera: Glossinidae) and Stomoxys (Diptera: Muscidae) to cattle. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 96: 71-84 (Abstract).
  • Hall, D.R., Cork, A., Phythian, S.J., Chittamuru, S,. Jayarama, Venkatesha, M.G., Sreedharan, K., Seetharama, H.G., Vinod Kumar, P.K. and Naidu, R. (2006). Identification of components of male-produced pheromone of coffee white stemborer, Xylotrechus quadripes Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 32(1): 213-237.
  • Cross, J.V., Hall, D.R., Innocenzi, P.I., Yeo, H., Jay, C.N. and Burgess, C.M. (2006) Exploiting the aggregation pheromone of strawberry blossom weevil Anthonomus rubi Herbst (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): 1. Development of lure and trap. Crop Protection, 25(2): 144-154 (Abstract).
  • Cross, J.V., Hall, D.R., Innocenzi, P.I., Yeo, H., Jay, C.N. and Burgess, C.M. (2006). Exploiting the aggregation pheromone of strawberry blossom weevil Anthonomus rubi Herbst (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): 2. Pest monitoring and control. Crop Protection, 25(2): 155-166 (Abstract).
  • Natarajan, N., Cork, A., Boomati, N., Pandi, R., Velavan, S. and Dhakshnamoorthy, G. (2006). cold aqueous extracts of African marigold, Tagetes erecta, for control of tomato root knot nematode, Meloidogyne incognita. Crop Protection, 25: 1210-1213 (Abstract).
  • Torr, S.J., Hargrove, J.W. and Vale, G.A. (2005). Towards a rational policy for dealing with tsetse. Trends in Parasitology, 21(11): 537-541 (Abstract).
  • Vale, G.A. and Torr, S.J. (2005). User-friendly models of the costs and efficacy of tsetse control: application to sterilizing and insecticidal techniques. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 19:293-305 (Abstract).
  • Cork, A., Alam, S.N., Rouf, F.M.A., Talekar, N.S. (2005). Development of mass trapping technique for control of brinjal shoot and fruit borer, Leucinodes orbonalis (Lepidoptera : Pyralidae). Bulletin of Entomological Research, 95(6): 589-596 (Abstract).
  • Maruthi, M.N., Alam, S.N., Kader, K.A., Rekha, A.R., Cork, A., Colvin, J. (2005) Nucleotide sequencing, whitefly transmission, and screening tomato for resistance against two newly described Begomoviruses in Bangladesh. Phytopathology, 95(12): 1472-1481.
  • Maruthi, M.N., Rekha, A.R., Cork, A., Colvin, J., Alam, S.N., Kader, K.A. (2005). First report of Tomato leaf curl New Dellhi virus infecting tomato in Bangladesh. Plant Disease, 89: 1011.
  • Cork, A., Iles, M.J., Kamal, N.Q., Choudhury, J.C.S., Rahman, M.M., Islam, M. (2005). An old pest, a new solution - Commercializing rice stem-borer pheromones in Bangladesh. Outlook on Agriculture, 34(3): 181-187.
  • Hamilton, J.G.C., Hall, D.R. and Kirk, W.D.J. (2005). Identification of a male-produced aggregation pheromone in the western flower thrips Frankliniella occidentalis. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 31: 1369-1379 (Abstract).
  • Innocenzi, P.I., Hall, D.R., Cross, J.V. and Hesketh, H. (2005). Attraction of male European tarnished plant bug, Lygus rugulipennis, to components of the female sex pheromone in the field. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 31: 1401-1413 (Abstract).
  • Jayasekara, T.K., Stevenson, P.C., Hall, D.R. and Belmain, S.R. (2005). Effect of volatile constituents from Securidaca longipedunculata on insect pests of stored grain. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 31: 303-313 (Abstract)
  • Alzogaray, R.A., Fontan, A., Camps, F., Masuh, H., Santo Orihuela, P., Fernandez, D., Cork, A. and Zerba, E. (2005). Behavioural response of Triatoma infestans (Klug) (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) to quinazolines. Molecules, 10: 1190-1196 (Abstract)
  • Green S.V., O. Youm, D R Hall, Y. Maliki and D.I. Farman (2004). Methods for rearing H. albipunctella in the laboratory and breaking diapause. International Sorghum and Millets Newsletter, 45: 69-72 (Abstract).
  • Owusu E. O., O. Youm, Y. Maliki, D R Hall and Green S.V. (2004). Observations on factors affecting attraction and oviposition preferences of the millet head miner, Heliocheilus albipunctella De Joannis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) to pearl millet panicles. International Sorghum and Millets Newsletter, 45: 72-74 (Abstract).
  • Stewart-Jones, A., Hodges, R.J., Birkinshaw, L.A. and Hall, D.R. (2004). Responses of Teretriosoma nigrescens to the dust and frass of its prey, Prostephanus truncatus. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 30: 1629-1646 (Abstract)
  • Innocenzi, P.J., Hall, D.R., Cross, J.V., Masuh, H., Phythian, S.J., Chittamuru, S. and S Guarino (2004). Investigation of long-range female sex pheromone of the European tarnished plant bug, Lygus rugulipennis: chemical, electrophysiological and field studies. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 30: 1509-1529. (Abstract)
  • Hodges, R.J., Addo, S., Farman, D.I. and Hall, D.R. (2004). Optimising pheromone lures and trapping methodology for Prostephanus truncatus (Horn) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae). Journal of Stored Products Research, 40: 439-449.(Abstract)
  • Downham, M.C.A., Tam, M., Hall, D.R., Farman, D.I., Datinon, B. and Adetonah, S. (2004). Developing pheromone traps and lures for Maruca vitrata (F.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in Benin, West Africa. Entomologia experimentalis et applicata, 110: 151-158. (Abstract)
  • Birkinshaw, L.A., Hodges, R.J., and Addo, S. (2004). Flight behaviour of Prostephanus truncatus and Teretrius nigrescens demonstrated by a cheap and simple pheromone-baited trap designed to segregate catches with time. Journal of Stored Products Research, 40(2): 227-232 (Abstract).
  • Jayasekara, T.K., Belmain, S.R., Stevenson P.C. and Hall, D.R. (2003). Securidaca longepedunculata (Fres.) as a control for stored product insect pests. In "Advances in Stored Product Protection", Proceedings of 8th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, York 2002. CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK. Eds. P.F. Credland, D.M. Armitage, C.H. Bell, P.M Cogan, and E. Highley. pp 596-599. (Abstract)
  • Habtewold, T., Prior, A., Torr, S.J. and Gibson, G. (2004). Could insecticide-treated cattle reduce Afrotropical malaria transmission? Effects of deltamethrin-treated Zebu on Anopheles arabiensis behaviour and survival in Ethiopia. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 18:408-417 (Abstract).
  • Zollner, G.E., Torr, S.J., Ammann, C. and Meixner, F.X. (2004). Dispersion of carbon dioxide plumes in African woodland: implications for host-finding by tsetse flies. Physiological Entomology, 29:381-394 (Abstract).
  • Eisler, M.C., Torr, S.J., Coleman, P.G., Machila, N. and Morton, J.F. (2003). Integrated control of vector-borne diseases of livestock - pyrethroids: panacea or poison? Trends in Parasitology, 19: 341-345.
  • Hargrove, J.W., Torr, S.J. and Kindness, H.M. (2003). Insecticide-treated cattle against tsetse (Diptera: Glossinidae): what governs success? Bulletin of Entomological Research, 93: 203-217 (Abstract)
  • Cork, A. and Lobos, E. (2003). Female sex pheromone components of Helicoverpa gelotopoeon: first Heliothine pheromone without (Z)-11-hexadecenal. Entomologia experimentalis et applicata, 107: 201-206 (Abstract)
  • Chamberlain, D.J., Beevor, P.S., Cork, A. and Hall, D.R. (2003). (E)-8-Dodecenyl acetate: major component of the female sex pheromone of a macadamia nut borer, Ecdytolopha torticornis. Entomologia experimentalis et applicata, 107: 91-93 (Abstract)
  • Hodges, R.J., Addo, S. and Birkinshaw, L. (2003). Can observation of climatic variables be used to predict the flight dispersal rates of Prostephanus truncatus? Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 5: 123-135 (Abstract)
  • Bashir, T., Birkinshaw, L.A., Hall, D.R. and Hodges, R.J. (2003). Phenotypic plasticity of Rhyzopertha dominica pheromone signalling: the effects of different hosts and presence of conspecifics on male-produced aggregation pheromone, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 29: 945-959 (Abstract)
  • Downham, M.C.A., Hall, D.R., Chamberlain, D.J., Cork, A., Farman, D.I., Tamo, M., Dahounto, D., Datinon, B. and Adetonah, S. (2003) Minor components in sex pheromone of legume podborer, Maruca vitrata (F.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae): development of attractive blend. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 29: 989-1012 (Abstract).
  • Bashir, T., Birkinshaw L.A., Farman, D., Hall D.R. and Hodges, R.J. (2003). Pheromone release by Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) in the laboratory: daily rhythm, inter-male variation and association with body weight and/or boring activity. Journal of Stored Products Research, 39: 159-169 (Abstract).
  • Cork, A., Alam, S.N., Rouf, F.M.A. and Talekar, N.S. (2003). Female sex pheromone of brinjal fruit and shoot borer Leucinoides orbonalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae): trap optimisation and application in IPM trials. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 93: 107-113 (Abstract).
  • Hodges, R.J., Birkinshaw, L.A., Farman, D.I. and Hall, D.R. (2002). Intermale variation in aggregation pheromone release in Prostephanus truncatus. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 28: 1665-1672. (Abstract)
  • Fontán, A., González Audino, P., Martínez , A., Alzogaray, R. A., Zerba, N. E., Camps, F. & Cork, A. (2002). Attractant volatiles released by female and male Triatoma infestans (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), a vector of chagas disease: Chemical analysis and behavioral bioassay. Journal of Medical Entomology, 39, 191-197. (Abstract)
  • Jayasekara, T.K., Stevenson, P.C., Belmain, S.R., Farman, D.I. and Hall, D.R. (2002). Identification of methyl salicylate as the principal volatile component in the methanol extract of roots of Securidaca longepedunculata Fers. Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 37:577-580. (Abstract)
  • Healy, T.P., Copland, M.J.W., Cork, A., Przyborowska, A. and Halket, J.M. (2002). Landing responses of Anopheles gambiae elicited by oxocarboxylic acids. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 16:126-132. (Abstract)
  • Schofield, S. and Torr, S.J. (2002). A comparison of the feeding behaviour of tsetse and stable flies Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 16:177-185. (Abstract)
  • Prior, A. and Torr, S.J. (2002). Host selection by Anopheles arabiensis and An. quadriannulatus feeding on cattle in Zimbabwe. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 16:207-213. (Abstract)
  • Innocenzi, P.J., Hall, D.R., Cross, J.V. & Green, S.V. (2001) Sexing adults of the strawberry blossom weevil, Anthonomus rubi Herbst. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Journal of Applied Entomology, 126: 159-160.(Abstract)
  • Bashir, T., Birkinshaw, L.A., Hall, D.R. and Hodges, R.J. (2001). Host odours enhance the responses of adult Rhyzopertha dominica to male-produced aggregation pheromone. Entomologia experimentalis et applicata, 101: 273-280.(Abstract)
  • Belmain, S.R. and Stevenson, P.C. (2001) Ethnobotanicals in Ghana: reviving and modernising age-old farmer practice. Pesticide Outlook 12, 233-238.
  • Simmonds, M.S.J., Stevenson, P.C., Porter, E.A. and Veitch, N.C. (2001). Insect antifeedant activity of three new tetranorterpenoids from Trichilia pallida. Journal of Natural Products, 64: 1117-1120.(Abstract)
  • Smit, N.E.J.M., Downham, M.C.A., Laboke, P.O., Hall, D.R. and Odongo, B. (2001). Mass-trapping male Cylas spp. with sex pheromones: a potential IPM component in sweet potato production in Uganda. Crop Protection, 20: 643-651.(Abstract)
  • Cork, A., Alam, S.N., Das, A., Das, C.S., Ghosh, G.C., Farman, D.I., Hall, D.R., Maslen, N.R., Vedham, K., Phythian, S.J., Rouf, F.M.A., and Srinivasan, K. (2001). Female sex pheromone of brinjal fruit and shoot borer, Leucinodes orbonalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) blend optimization. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 27:1867-1877.(Abstract)
  • Bruce, T.J. and Cork, A. (2001). Electrophysiological and behavioral responses of female Helicoverpa armigera to compounds identified in flowers of African marigold, Tagetes erecta. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 27:1119-1131.(Abstract)
  • Innocenzi, P.J., Hall, D.R. and Cross, J.V. (2001) Components of male aggregation pheromone of strawberry blossom weevil, Anthonomus rubi Herbst. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 27: 1203-1218.(Abstract)
  • Simmonds, M.S.J. & Stevenson, P.C. (2001). Effects of isoflavanoids from Cicer on larvae of Herlicoverpa armigera. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 27: 965-977.(Abstract)
  • Torr, S.J., Wilson, P.J., Schofield, S., Mangwiro, T.N.C., Akber, S. and White, B.N. (2001). Application of DNA markers to identify the individual-specific hosts of tsetse feeding on cattle. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 15, 78-86.(Abstract)
  • Cross, J.V., Easterbrook, M.A., Crook A.M., Crook, D., Fitzgerald, J.D., Innocenzi, P.J., Jay, C.N. and Solomon, M.G.(2001). Review: Natural Enemies and Biocontrol of Pests of Strawberry in Northern and Central Europe. Biocontrol Science and Technology 11(2): 165-216.(Abstract)
  • Downham, M.C.A., Smit, N.E.J.M., Laboke, P.O., Hall, D.R. and Odongo, B. (2001) Reduction of pre-harvest infestations of African sweetpotato weevils using a pheromone mating-disruption technique. Crop Protection, 20: 163-166. (Abstract)
  • Burguiere, L., Marion-Poll, F and Cork, A. (2000) Electrophysiological responses of female Helicoverpa armigera (Hubner) (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) to synthetic odours. Journal of Insect Physiology, 47: 509-514.(Abstract)
  • Torr, S.J. & Mangwiro, T.N.C. (2000). Interactions between cattle and biting flies: effects on the feeding rate of tsetse. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 14, 400-409.(Abstract)