Corn Papers

Here you can find the  papers based on the commodity corn.

 

Coleopteran-specific cry3bb toxin from transgenic corn does not affect the fitness of the non-target species, Coleomegilla maculata deGeer (coleoptera: Coccinellidae).

       Lundgren, J. G. & R. N. Wiedenmann. 2002. Coleopteran-specific Cry3Bb toxin from transgenic corn does not affect the fitness of the non-target species, Coleomegilla maculata DeGeer (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Environmental Entomology 31: 1213-1218.

Nutritional suitability of field corn pollen food for the predator, coleomegilla maculata (coleoptera: coccinellidae)

      Lundgren, J. G., & R. N. Wiedenmann. 2004. Nutritional suitability of field corn pollen as food for the predator, Coleomegilla maculata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Journal of Insect Physiology 50(6): 567–575.

Population responses and feeding behaviors of the predators Coleomegilla maculata and Harmonia axyridis (coleoptera: coccinellidae) during anthesis in an Illinois cornfield

    Lundgren, J. G., A. A. Razzak, & R. N. Wiedenmann. 2004. Population responses and feeding behaviors of the predators Coleomegilla maculata and Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) during anthesis in an Illinois cornfield. Environmental Entomology 33(4): 958–963.

quantification of the consumption of corn pollen by the predator Coleomegilla maculata degeer (coleoptera: coccinellidae) in an Illinois Cornfield

    Lundgren, J. G., A. Huber, & R. N. Wiedenmann. 2005. Quantification of the consumption of corn pollen by the predator Coleomegilla maculata DeGeer (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) in an Illinois cornfield. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 7: 1–8.

Triophic interactions among bt(cry3bbl) corn, aphid prey; and the predator coleomegilla maculata (coleoptera: Coccinellidae)

     Lundgren, J. G., & R. N. Wiedenmann. 2005. Tritrophic interactions among Bt (Cry3Bb1) corn, aphid prey, and the predator Coleomegilla maculata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Environmental Entomology 34(6): 1621-1625.

Seasonal and diel activity patterns of generalist predators associated with Diabrotica virgifera immatures (coleoptera: chrysomelidae)

     Lundgren, J. G., S. Nichols, D. A. Prischmann, M. E. Ellsbury. 2009. Seasonal and diel activity patterns of generalist predators associated with Diabrotica virgifera immatures (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). BioControl Science and Technology 19(3): 327-333.

A multifaceted hemolymph defense against predation in diabrotica vergifera larvae

       Lundgren, J. G., T. Haye, S. Toepfer, and U. Kuhlmann. 2009. A multifaceted hemolymph defense against predation in Diabrotica virgifera larvae. Biocontrol Science and Technology 19(8): 871-880.

Analysis of the predator community of a subterranean herbivorous insect based on polymerase chain reaction

 Lundgren, J. G., M. E. Ellsbury, and D. A. Prischmann. 2009. Analysis of the predator community of a subterranean herbivorous insect based on polymerase chain reaction. Ecological Applications, 19(8): 2157-2166.

Sterol limitation in pollen-fed omnivorous lady beetle (coleoptera: coccinellidae)

Pilorget, L., J. Buckner, and J. G. Lundgren. 2010. Sterol limitation in a pollen-fed omnivorous lady beetle (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Journal of Insect Physiology 56: 81-87.

the effects of a winter crop on diabrotica virgifera (coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) populations and beneficial arthropod communities in no-till maize

Lundgren, J.G. and J. K. Fergen. 2010. The effects of a winter cover crop on Diabrotica virgifera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) populations and beneficial arthropod communities in no-till maize. Environmental Entomology 39(6): 1816-1828.

Hemolymph defence of an invasive herbivore: its breadth of effectiveness against predators

Lundgren, J. G., S. Toepfer, T. Haye, and U. Kuhlmann. 2010. Hemolymph defence of an invasive herbivore: its breadth of effectiveness against predators. Journal of Applied Entomology 134: 439-448.

Tracking predation of subterranean pests: digestion of corn rootworm DNA by a generalist mite.

Prischmann-Voldseth, D. A. and J. G. Lundgren. 2011. Tracking predation of subterranean pests: digestion of corn rootworm DNA by a generalist mite. Biocontrol Science and Technology 21(12): 1507-1510.

Seeds of change: corn seed mixtures for resistance management and IPM.

Onstad, D., P. D. Mitchell, T. M. Hurley, J. G. Lundgren, R. P. Porter, C. H. Krupke, J. L. Spencer , C. D. DiFonzo, T. S. Baute, , R. L. Hellmich, L. Buschman, W. D. Hutchison, and J. F. Tooker. 2011. Seeds of change: corn seed mixtures for resistance management and IPM. Journal of Economic Entomology 104(2): 343-352.

Enhancing predation of a subterranean insect pest: a conservation benefit of winter vegetation in agroecosystems.

Lundgren, J. G. and J. K. Fergen. 2011. Enhancing predation of a subterranean insect pest: a conservation benefit of winter vegetation in agroecosystems. Applied Soil Ecology 51: 9-16.

nsecticide use and crop selection in regions with high GM adoption rates.

Fausti, S., T. M. McDonald, J. G. Lundgren, J. Li, A. R. Keating, S., and M. Catangui. 2012. Insecticide use and crop selection in regions with high GM adoption rates. Renewable Agricultural and Food Systems 27(4): 295-304.

Spider mite infestations reduce Bt toxin concentration in corn leaves and predators avoid spider mites fed Bt corn.

Prager, S, X. Martini, H. Guvvala, J. Lundgren, and C. Nansen. 2014. Spider mite infestations reduce Bt toxin concentration in corn leaves and predators avoid spider mites fed Bt corn. Annals of Applied Biology 165: 108-116.

Predator community structure and trophic linkage strength to a focal prey

Lundgren, J. G. and J. K. Fergen. 2014. Predator community structure and trophic linkage strength to a focal prey. Molecular Ecology 23: 3790-3798.

Spatial and numerical relationships of arthropod communities associated with key pests of maize.

Lundgren, J. G., T. McDonald, T. Rand, S. A. Fausti. 2015. Spatial and numerical relationships of arthropod communities associated with key pests of maize. Journal of Applied Entomology 139: 446-456.

The causes and unintended consequences of a paradigm shift in corn production practices

Fausti, S. W., J. G. Lundgren. 2015. The causes and unintended consequences of a paradigm shift in corn production practices. Environmental Science Policy 52: 41-50.

Reductions in local biodiversity curtail gut microbial symbiont communities within a beneficial insect

Schmid, R. B., R. M. Lehman, and J. G. Lundgren. Reductions in local biodiversity curtail gut microbial symbiont communities within a beneficial insect. Submitted to Annals of the Entomological Society of America (January 7, 2015). Accepted pending revision.