Lane Foil

Foil, Lane D.
Title Professor
Department Entomology Department
E-mail LFoil@agcenter.lsu.edu
Address 1 412 Life Sciences Bldg.
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone 225-578-1825
Fax 225-578-1643

Awards, Lectureships, or Prizes

 

Phillips Foundation Fellowship, June, 1974 to March, 1975

Mississippi Entomological Society Outstanding Student Scholarship, 1976

Mississippi Entomological Society Merit Award for Outstanding Student Presentation, 1977

First Mississippi Corporation Award for Outstanding Research, 1993.

Ken Tipton Team Research Award for Outstanding Research, 2001.

ESA Recognition Award in Entomology, Southeastern Branch, 2004.

Doyle Chambers Award for Excellence in Research, 2006.




Grants and Contracts:

 

Miscellaneous International Travel Grants over $1,000

USDA/South F. F. Res. C., Grant #7008-20360-001A. Perm. Traps for tab. 1982-1984. $54,000.

USDA Southern Region IPM Program. Establishing Feasibility of Tabanid IPM Programs.                                1986-1988. $60,000.

LSU Vet. Med. Equine Res. Program. Research on Culicoides hypersensitivity. 1986-1988. $8,000.

            International Teaching and Res. Found. Agr. Sci. Visisting Scientist Support, 1987. $1,500.

                Grayson Foundation, Mechanical Transmission of Equine Diseases.1988-1990. $55,500.

            College of Agriculture Competitive Grant. Bluetongue Research. 1988-1990. $25,000.

USDA Southern Region IPM Program. Factors influencing tabanid incidence. 1989-1991. $75,000.

            USDA/ARS. Insect Transmission of Bovine Retroviruses. Sept. 1990-Oct. 1991. $9,950.

NIH The Biology of Bartonella henselae Infection In The Cat Reservoir. K.L. O'Reilly, D.T. Scholl,                 M.G. Groves, L.D. Foil, K.S. Harrington, J. Wendicamp. April 1996-March 1999. $103,122.35 .

Cross Sectional Study for the Description of West Nile Virus in Louisiana; Roy, Foil, Kousoulas,                      Mitchell and Perrich. LA BORSF funded 2002-2004; $154, 000.

Development of an Integrated Control Program for Stable Flies. SRIPM; Foil, Hogsette and                                Szalanski. Funded May 2003-September 2006. $88, 793.

Husseneder, C., Foil, D.L., Cooper, R.K., and Enright, F. M. 2005. Engineering termite gut bacteria                 to express protozoicidal lytic peptides to control Formosan subterranean termites. LSU AgCenter.                 $40,000.

Development of Novel Techniques for Targeted Control of Phlebotomine Sand Flies. L.D. Foil. June                 2005-June 2009.  AFPMB. $310,430.

A Novel Approach to managing Invasive Termite Species using Genetically Engineered Bacteria.                      Husseneder, C., Foil, L.D., Cooper, R.K., and Enright, F. M.  March 2006-March 2008.                           Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) funded. $99,943.

Characterizing the Epidemiology of Bluetongue Virus Serotype One in South Louisiana. Foil (PI)                      USDA CSREES Critical issues in new and emerging animal diseases    10/05-9/08. $80,000

Development of a multiplex PCR-based assay to detect target site resistance for pyrethroids and                      organophoshates in the horn fly. Foil, L.D, Guerrero. F., Temeyer, K.. July 1, 2006- July 30,2006.                 Louisiana EPSCoR Link. $5,000.

Role of fleas in transmission of rickettsiae: ecology of flea-borne spotted fever. Macaluso, K.R., Foil,                 L.D. Aug. 2007- Aug. 2009. NIH direct cost $275,000.

Control of the red imported fire ant using RNA interference and paratransgenesis. Husseneder, C.,                      Colby, D., Foil, L. Collier, R., and Johnson, S. 2007.  BAIT initiative, LSU AgCenter. $40,000.

Characterization of polymorphic microsatellite loci for population genetic analyses in the hornfly,                           Haematobia irritans. Husseneder, C. and L. Foil. 2008-2009. LA Board of Regents. $10,000.

Further Development of Novel Techniques for Targeted Control of Phlebotomine Sand Flies. L. Foil,                 T. Mascari, R. Stout, and E. Rowton. June 2008-June 2011. AFPMB. $735,000.

Novel Methods for Increasing the Efficiency of Gene Knockdown for Control of Red Imported Fire                Ants. Foil, L.D., D. Colby, C. Husseneder, and S. Johnson. 2009-2010. LSU AgCenter. $40,000.

Field  Evaluation of Novel Methods for the Control of Phlebotomine Sand Flies in Egypt and Kenya.                 Foil, L.D. and T. Mascari. June 2009-June 2012. AFPMB. $281,324.

 

Industry Grants and Contracts. Over $400,000.

Publications:

 

Book Chapters:

 

Norment, B.R. and L.D. Foil. 1980. Histopathology and physiological action of venom from the brown recluse spider, Loxosceles reclusa. IN Natural Toxins, Ed. Eaker and Wadstrom. Pergamon Press, N.Y. pp. 69-76.

 

Foil, L.D. and C.S. Foil. 1986. Parasitic Skin Diseases. Veterinary Clinics of North America-Equine Practice. (Vl. 2) Ed. R. Herd. Saunders Pub. Co. pp. 425-459.

 

Issel, C.J., R.C. Montelaro, and L.D. Foil. 1986. The virology of equine retroviruses. In Animal Models of Retrovirus Infections and Their Relationship to AIDS. Ed. L.A. Salzman. Academic Press. pp. 95-106.

 

Foil, L.D., W.V. Adams, J.M. McManus, and C.J. Issel. 1987. Quantifying the role of tabanids in equine infectious anemia virus transmission. IN Equine Infectious Disease V. Ed. D.G. Powell. Univ. Press of Ky. pp. 189-195.

 

Foil, L. D. and C.S. Foil. 1990. Arthropod pests of horses. The Compendium of Continuing Educ. Pract. Vet. 12:723-736.

 

Foil, L.D. and C.J. Issel. 1991. Transmission of retroviruses by arthropods. Annual Review of Entomology. 36:355-381.

 

Foil, L.D. and C.S. Foil. 1992. Control of ectoparasites. In Current Therapy in Equine Medicine. Ed. N.E. Robinson. W.B. Saunders, Co., Philadelphia. pp. 688-692.

 

Issel, C.J., R.F. Cook, W.V. Adams, Jr., L.D. Foil, J.J. McClure, P.F. Haynes, and J.R. McClure, Jr. 1992. Foetal responses to experimental infection with a cell-adapted strain of equine infectious anaemia virus. IN Equine Infectious Diseases VI. Eds. W. Plowright, P.D. Rossdale and J.F. Wade. R&W Publications (Newmarket) Limited, Amersham. pp. 249-252.

 

Foil, L.D. and J.A. Hogsette. 1994. Biology and control of tabanids, stable flies and horn flies.  Rev. sci.tech. Off. int. Epiz. 13(4):1125-1158.

 

Foil, L.D. and J.R. Gorham.  2000. Mechanical transmission of disease agents by arthropods.  In Medical Entomology: A textbook on public health and veterinary problems caused by arthropods.  Kluwer Acedemic Publishers.  Pp. 461-514.

 

Foil, L.D. and C.S. Foil. 2003. Control of Ectoparasites. In Current Therapy in Equine Medicine. Ed. N.E. Robinson. W.B. Saunders, Co., Philadelphia. Pp. 191-195.

 

 

Refereed Publications:

 

Foil, L.D. and T. Orihel. 1975. Dirofilaria immitis (Leidy, 1856) in the beaver, Castor canadensis. J. Parasitol. 61:433.

 

Foil, L.D., J.L. Frazier, and B.R. Norment. 1979. Partial characterization of lethal and neuroactive components of the brown recluse spider, (Loxosceles reclusa) venom. Toxicon. 17:347-354.

 

Foil, L.D., L.B. Coons, and B.R. Norment. 1979. Ultrastructure of the venom gland of the brown recluse spider, Loxosceles reclusa Gertsch and Mulaik (Araneae:Loxoscelidae). Int. J. Insect Morphol. & Embryol. 8: 325-334.

 

Foil, L.D. and B.R. Norment. 1979. Envenomation by Loxosceles reclusa: Review article. J. Med. Entomol.  16:18-25.

 

Foil, L.D., H.W. Chambers, and B.R. Norment. 1980. Loxosceles reclusa venom component toxicity and interaction in Musca domestica. Toxicon. 18:112-117.

 

Foil, L.D., H.W. Chambers, R.S. Stinson, and B. Glick. 1980. Immunological aspects of trio-o-totyl phosphate inducedelaed neurotoxicity in chickens. Toxic. Appl. Pharmacol. 56:259- 264.

Foil, L.D., C.J. Issel, W.V. Adams, and C.L. Meek. 1983. Mechanical transmission of equine infectious anemia by deer flies (Chrysops) and stable flies (Stomoxys calcitrans). Am. J. Vet. Res. 44:155-156.

 

Foil, L.D. 1983. A mark-recapture method for measuring effects of spatial separation of horses on tabanid (Diptera) movement between hosts. J. Med. Entomol. 20:301-305.

 

Foil, L.D., W.V. Adams, Jr., C.J. Issel, and R. Pierce. 1984. Tabanid (Diptera) populations associated with an equine infectious anemia outbreak in an inapparently infected herd of horses. J. Med. Entomol. 21(1):28-30.

 

Foil, L.D., D. Stage, and T. Klei. 1984. Assessment of wild-caught Culicoides (Ceratopogonidae) species as natural vectors of Onchocerca cervicalis in Louisiana. Mosq. news. 44: 204-206.

 

Issel, C.J. and L.D. Foil. 1984. Studies on equine infectious anemia virus transmission by insects. J. Am. Vet. Assoc. 184: 293-297.

 

Klei, T., B. Torbet, and L.D. Foil. 1984. Prevalence of Onchocerca cervicalis in equids in the Gulf Coast region. Am. J. Vet. Res. 45:1646-1647.

 

Foil, L.D., D. Stage, W.V. Adams, Jr., and C. J. Issel. 1985. Observations of tabanid feeding on mares and foals. Am. J. Vet. Res. 46:1111-1113.

 

Foil, L.D., D. Satterlee, and L. Jacobs-Perry. 1985. Increased serum corticosterone levels in triorthotolyl phosphate-treated chickens. Bull. Environ. Cont. Toxicol. 34: 780-786.

 

Issel, C.J., W.V. Adams, Jr., and L.D. Foil. 1985. Prospective study of the progeny of inapparent equine carriers of equine infectious anemia virus. Am. J. Vet. Res. 46:1114-1116.

 

Johnson, S.J., L.D. Foil, A.M. Hammond, and G.E. Church. 1985. Effects of environmental factors on phase variation in larval cotton leafworms, Alabama argillacea. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 78: 35-40.

 

Foil, L.D., T.R. Klei, R.I. Miller, G.E. Church, C.S. Foil, D.D. French, and J.N. Smith. 1987. Seasonal changes in density and tissue distribution of Onchocerca cervicalis microfilariae in ponies and related changes in Culicoides variipennis populations in Louisiana. J. Parasitol. 73: 320-326.

 

Foil, L.D., W.V. Adams, Jr., J.M. McManus, and C.J. Issel. 1987. Bloodmeal residues on mouthparts of Tabanus fuscicostatus (Diptera: Tabanidae) and the potential for mechanical transmission of pathogens. J. Med. Entomol. 24: 613-616.

 

 

 

Leprince, D.L., L.D. Foil, and G.R. Mullen. 1988. Parasitism of Tabanus americanus (Diptera: Tabanidae) by Boophilus annualatus (Acari: Ixodidae). J. Entomol. Sci. 23:274-275.

 

Higgins, J.A., T.R. Klei and L.D. Foil. 1988. Factors influencing the ingestion of Onchocerca cervicalis microfilariae by Culicoides variipennis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). J. Am. Mosq. Control Assoc. 4: 242-247.

 

Foil, L.D., C.L. Seger, D.D. French, C.J. Issel, J.M. McManus, C.L. Ohrberg and R.T. Ramsey. 1988. The mechanical transmission of bovine leukemia virus by horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae). J. Med. Entomol. 25: 374-376.

 

 

French, D.D., T.R. Klei, C.S. Foil, R.I. Miller, L.D. Foil, M.R. Chapman, and J.J. McClure. 1988. Efficacy of Ivermectin in paste and injectable formulations against microfilariae of Onchocerca cervicalis and resolution of dermatitis in horses. Am. J. Vet. Res. 49: 1550-1552.

 

Foil, L.D. and C.S. Foil. 1988. Dipteran parasites of horses. Equine Practice. 10:21-38.

Issel, C.J., K. Rushlow, L.D. Foil, and R.C. Montelaro. 1988. A perspective on equine infectious anemia with an emphasis on vector transmission and genetic analysis.  Vet. Microbiol. 17: 251-286.

 

Leprince, D.J., J.A. Higgins, G.E. Church, C.J. Issel, J.M. McManus and L.D. Foil. 1989. Body size of Culicoides variipennis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in relation to bloodmeal size estimates and the ingestion of Onchocerca cervicalis microfilariae. J. Amer. Mosq. Control Assoc. 5: 100-103.

 

Foil, L.D., D.J. Leprince, and G.E. Church. 1989. Changes in the parity rate of Tabanus fuscicostatus (Diptera: Tabanidae) populations associated with controlling available hosts. J. Med. Entomol. 26: 306-310.

 

Foil, L.D., D.D. French, P.G. Hoyt, C.J. Issel, D.J. Leprince, J. M. McManus, and C.L. Seger. 1989.             Transmission of bovine leukemia virus by Tabanus fuscicostatus. Am. J. Vet. Res. 50:1771-1773.

 

Foil, L.D. 1989. Tabanids as vectors of disease agents. Parasitol. Today. 5: 88-96.

 

Zyzak, M.D., D.J. Leprince, R.L. Byford and L.D. Foil. 1989. Toxicity of fenvalerate to five unfed species             of tabanids and engorged Tabanus fuscicostatus Hine (Diptera: Tabanidae). J. Entomol. Sci. 24: 572-578.

 

Foil, L.D., D.J. Leprince and R.L. Byford. 1990. Sublethal effects and mortality of tabanids (Diptera) induced by fenvalerate treatment of cattle. J. Entomol. Sci. 25:294-302.

 

Foil, L.D., C.S. Foil, D.D. French, R.I. Miller and T.R. Klei. 1990. The role of horn fly feeding in equine ventral midline dermatitis. Equine Practice. 12:6-14.

 

Wieser-Schimpf, L., L.D. Foil and F.R. Holbrook. 1990. Comparison of New Jersey light traps for collection of adult Culicoides variipennis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). J. Amer. Mosq. Contr. Assoc. 6:537-538.

 

Foil, L.D., T.N. Hardy, S.J. Johnson, G.E. Church and A.M. Hammond. 1991. Effect of leaf age and  photoperiod on Buck Moth (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae) larval and pupal development. J. Entomol. Sci. 26(3):312-319.

 

Hribar, L.J., D.J. Leprince and L.D. Foil. 1991. Design for a canopy trap for collecting horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae). J. Am. Mosq. Control Assoc. 7(4):657-659.

 

Leprince, D.J., L.J. Hribrar, R.T. Bessin and L.D. Foil. 1991. Seasonal patterns of abundance of horse flies from two locations in southern Louisiana. Louisiana Acad. Sci. 54:10-18.

 

Hribar, L.J., D.J. Leprince and L.D. Foil. 1991. Increasing horse fly (Diptera: Tabanidae) catch in canopy traps by reducing ultra violet light reflectance. J. Med. Entomol. 28(6):874-877.

 

Foil, L.D., D.J. Leprince and R.L. Byford. 1991. Survival and dispersal of horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae) feeding on cattle sprayed with a sublethal dose of fenvalerate. J. Med. Entomol. 28(5):663-667.

 

Leprince, D.J., L.D. Foil and R.L. Byford. 1991. Evaluation of pyrethroid ear tag and spray treatment of cattle against horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae). J. Entomol. Sci. 26:271-280.

 

Weiser-Schimpf, L., L.D. Foil and F.R. Holbrook. 1991. Effect of carbon dioxide on the collection of adult Culicoides spp. (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) by a new modification of black light New Jersey light traps. J. Amer. Mosq. Control Assoc. 7:462-466.

 

Hribar, L.J., D.J. Leprince and L.D. Foil. 1992. Ammonia as an attractant for adult Hybomitra lasiophthalma (Diptera: Tabanidae). J. Med. Entomol. 29:346-348.

 

Hribar, L.J., D.J. Leprince and L.D. Foil. 1992. Feeding sites of some Louisiana Tabanidae (Diptera) on fenvalerate treated and control cattle. J. Econ. Entomol. 85(6):2279-2285.

 

Leprince, D.J., L.J. Hribar and L.D. Foil. 1992. Evaluation of the toxicity and sublethal effects of lambda-cyhalothrin against horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae) via bioassays and exposure to treated hosts. Bull. Entomol. Res. 82: 493-497.

 

Leprince, D.J., L.J. Hribar and L.D. Foil. 1992. Similar reproductive status and body size of horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae) attracted to carbon dioxide-baited canopy traps and Jersey bullock. J. Med. Entomol. 29(6):1056-1059.

Henderson, G. and L.D. Foil. 1993. Efficacy of diflubenzuron in simulated household and yard conditions against the cat flea Ctenocephalides felis (Bouché) (Siphonoptera: Pulicidae). J. Med. Entomol. 30(3):619-621.

 

Hasselschwert, D.L., D.D. French, L.J. Hribar, D.G. Luther, D.J. Leprince, M.J. Van Der Maaten, C.A. Whetstone, and L.D. Foil. 1993. Relative susceptibility of beef and dairy calves to infection by bovine leukemia virus via tabanid (Diptera: Tabanidae) feeding. J. Med. Entomol. 30(2):472-473.

 

Leprince, D.J. and L.D. Foil. 1993.  Variation of body size, bloodmeal size, egg volume and egg production of Tabanus fuscicostatus Hine (Diptera: Tabanidae). J. Med. Entomol. 30(5): 865-871.

 

Wieser-Schimpf, L., W.C. Wilson, D.D. French, A. Baham and L.D. Foil. 1993. Bluetongue virus in sheep, cattle and Culicoides variipennis and C. stellifer (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in Louisiana. J. Med. Entomol. 30(4):719-724.

 

Knaus, R.M., L.D. Foil, C.J. Issel, and D.J. Leprince. 1993. Insect blood meal studies using radiosodium. Mosquito Control. 9(3):264-268.

 

Hribar, L.J. and L.D. Foil. 1994. Color and UV reflectance of canopy traps for collecting horse flies in             Louisiana. Bull. Soc. Vector Ecol. 19(1).

 

Leprince,D.J., L.J. Hribar, and L.D. Foil. 1994. Responses of horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae) to jersey bullocks and canopy traps baited with ammonia, octenol, and carbon dioxide.  J.Med.Entomol. 31(5): 729-731.

 

Foil, L.D. and H.J. Hogsette. 1994. Biology and control of tabanids, stable flies and horn flies.  Rev. sci. tech. Off. int. Epiz. 13(4): 1125-1158).

 

Foil, L.D. and L.J. Hribar.  1995.  Evaluation of tsetse  baits for horse flies and deer flies (Diptera: tabanidae) in Louisiana. Florida Entomologist. 78(1):130-133.

 

Morrison, D.G. and L.D. Foil.  1995.  Effect of horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) control during the spring calf production by fall-calving beef cows. J.Econ.Entomol. 88(1): 81-84.

 

Derouen, S.M., L.D. Foil,  J.W. Knox, and J.M. Turpin.  1995.  Horn fly (Diptera:  Muscidae) control and  weight gains of yealing beef cattle.  J.Econ.Entomol. 88(3): 666-668.

 

Henderson, G., S.A. Manweiler, W.J. Lawrence, R.J. Templeman, and L.D. Foil.  1995.  The effects of Steinernemacarpocapsae (Weiser) application to different life stages on adult emergence of the cat flea Ctenocephalides felis (Bouche).  Veterinary Dermatology.  6(3): 159-163. 

 

Green, B.E., L.D. Foil, S.D. Hagius, and C.J. Issel.  1996.  The stability of equine infectious anemia virus in Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae), Stomoxys calitrans (Diptera: Muscidae), and Tabanus fuscicostatus (Diptera: Tabindae) stored at -70oC.  J.Am.Mosq.Control Assoc.  12(2): 334-336.

 

McCall,C., K. Stedman, D.E. Bevier, C.S. Foil, and L.D. Foil. 1997.  Correlation of feline IgE, determined by FceRIa-based ELISA technology, and IDST to Ctenocephalides felis salivary antigens in a feline model of flea bite allergic dermatitis.  Compendium of Continuing Education for Practicing Veterinarians.  Vol. 19(11): 29-32

 

McDonald, B.J., C.S. Foil, and L.D. Foil.  1998.  An investigation on the influence of feline allergy on the             fecundity of the  cat flea.  Veterinary Dermatology.  9: 75-79.

 

Foil, L.D., E. Andress, R.L. Freeland, A.F.Ray, R. Rutledge, P. Triche, and K. O’Reilly.  1998.  Experimental infection of cats with Bartonella hensalae by inoculation of cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis (Bouche=)) (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae) feces.  Journal of Medical Entomology.  35 : 625-628.

 

Foil, L.D., G.R. Strother, J.A. Hawkins, S.J. Gross, D.F. Coombs, S.M. DeRouen, W.E. Wyatt, L.K. Kuyendall, and B.G. Spears, Jr.  1998.  The use of Ivomec (Ivermectin) pour-on and permethrin ear tags for horn fly control.  Southwestern Entomologist.  23: 317-323.

 

Barros, A.T.M., M.W. Alison,  Jr., and L.D. Foil.  1999.  Evaluation of a yearly insecticidal ear tag rotation for control of pyrethroid-resistant horn flies (Diptera:  Muscidae).  Veterinary Parasitology 1570: 1-9.

 

Byford, R.L., M.E. Craig, S.M. DeRouen, M.D. Kimball, D.G. Morrison,W.E. Wyatt, and L.D. Foil. 1999.  Influence of insecticide treatments on resistance in the horn fly (Diperta:  Muscidae). International for Parasitology.  29:  125-135.

 

O'Reilly, K.L., R.W. Bauer, R.L. Freeland, L.D. Foil, K.J. Hughes, K.R. Rohde, A.F. Roy, R.W. Stout, and P.C. Trighe.  1999.  Acute clinical disease in cats following an infection with a pathogenic strain of Bartonella hensalae (LSU16) .  Infection and Immunity. 67: 3066-3072. 

 

Foil, L.D. 1999. Comparison's of modified box traps for trapping tabanids (Diptera:Tabanidae) in Louisiana.  Memoirs of Entomology International. 14: 397-404.

 

Owens, W.E., L.D. Foil, C.H. Ray, and S.C. Nickerson.  1999. Horn  flies and mastitis development in dairy heifers.  Louisiana Agriculture.  42(3): 23.

 

Barros, T. and L.D. Foil.  1999.  Seasonal occurrence and relative abundance of Tabinidae (Diptera) from the Pantanal Region, Brazil.  Memoirs of Entomology International  14: 387-396.

 

Foil, L.D., M.W. Alison, Jr., S. Derouen, M. Kimball , D. Sanson, and W. Wyatt. 1999. Studies on horn fly control with insecticide ear tags and resistance management. The Louisiana Cattleman. 32: 27-36.

 

Bouyer, D.H., J. Stenos, P. Crocquet-Valdes, L.D. Foil, and D.H. Walker. 1999. The identification and characterization of a previously undiscovered rOmp-A-  encoding gene in Rickettsia felis.  Rickettsiae and             Rickettsial Diseases at the Turn of the Third Millenium.  Editions scientifiques et medicales Elsevier. pp 11-15.

 

Foil, L.D. 1999.  Biology and control of tabanids and stable flies.  First New World Meeting on Trypanosomiasis.  Georgetown,Guyana. November 1996.  pp 66-71.

 

Foil, L.D. 1999. Mechanical transmission of agents of livestock disease by tabanids.   First New World Meeting on  Trypanosomiasis. Georgetown,Guyana. November 1996.  pp 61-65.

 

Barros, A.T.M., E. Andress, M.E. Doscher,and L.D. Foil.  1999.  Evaluation of chlorfennapyr ear tag efficacy and susceptability of horn flies to chlorfenapyr. Southwestern Entomologist  24: 331-334.

 

Lawrence, W. and L.D. Foil.  1999.  The effects of flea egg consumption on larval  cat flea (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae) development.  Journal of Vector Ecology.  25(1): 98-101.

 

Andress, E.R., S.M. DeRouen, and L.D. Foil. 2000.  Efficacy of doramectin 0.5%

Pour-On for control of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans.  Veterinary Parasitology. 90:327-331.

 

Lawrence, W. and L.D. Foil. 2000. The effects of flea egg consumption on Larval Cat Flea (Siphonaptera:Pulicidae) development.  Journal of Vector Ecology 25, No.1: 98-101

 

Wedincamp, J. Jr. and L.D. Foil. 2000.  Infection and seroconversion of cats exposed to cat fleas (Ctenocephalides felis Bouche) Infected with Rickettsia felis.  Journal of Vector Ecology. 25 No.1: 123-126

 

Morrison, D. and L.D. Foil. 2000.  New opportunities in horn fly control.  Southern Beef Producer.  Pgs. SB24-SB28.

 

Moron, C.G., D.H. Bouyer, Yu X-J, L.D. Foil, P. Croquet-Valdes, and D.H. Walker. 2000.  Phylogenetic analysis of rompB genes of Rickettsia felis and Rickettsia prowazekii European- human and North American flying squirrel strains.  Amer J Trop Med & Hyg 62:598-603.

 

Barros, A.T.M., J. Ottea, D. Sanson, and L.D. Foil.  2001. Horn Fly (Diptera: Muscidae) Resistance to Organophosphate Insecticides. Veterinary Parisitology. Veterinary Parasitology.  2021: 1-14.

 

Bouyer, D.H., J. Stenos, P. Croquet-Valdes, C.G. Moron, V.L. Popov, J.E. Zavala-Velazquez, L.D. Foil, D.R. Stothar, A.F. Azad, and D.H. Walker. 2001. Rickettsia felis: the molecular characterization of a new member of the spotted fever group.  Intl J System Evol Microbiol 51:339-347.

 

Colombini, S., C.E. Hodgin,, C.S. Foil, G. Hosgood, and L.D. Foil,. 2001.  Induction of feline allergy dermatitis and the incidence and histopathological characteristics of concurrent indolent lip ulcers. Veterinary Dermatology 12: 155-161.

 

Lawrence,W. and L.D. Foil.  2002.  The effects of diet upon pupal development and cocoon formation by the cat flea (Siphonptera: Pulicidae).  Journal of Vector Ecology 27(1): pgs. 39-43.

 

Finkelstein, J. L., T.P. Brown, K.L. O’Reilly, J. Wedincamp, Jr., and L.D. Foil. 2002. Studies on the Growth of Bartonella henslae in the Cat Flea, Ctenocephalides felis (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 39(6): 915-919.

 

Guerrero, F. D., M.W. Alison, Jr., D.M. Kammlah, and L.D. Foil. 2002. Use of the Polymerase Chain Reaction to Investigate the Dynamics of Pyrethoid Resistance in Haematobia irritans irritans (Diptera: Muscidae). Journal of Medical Entomology.39(5): 747-754.

 

Wedincamp, Jr., J. and L.D. Foil. 2002. Vertical Transmission of Rickettsia felis in the Cat Flea (Ctenocephalides felis). Journal of Vector Ecology 27(1):96-101.

 

Wedincamp, Jr., J. and L.D. Foil. 2003 Rickesttsia felis Infection in the Cat Flea (Siphonaptera: Pulcidae). J. Entomol.  Sci. 38(2): 234-239.

 

Sanson, D.W., A.A. DeRosa, G.R. O’Remus, and L.D. Foil. 2003. Effect of horn fly and internal parasite control on growth of beef heifers. Veterinary Parasitology. 117 (2003): 291-300.

 

Derouen, S.M., L.D. Foil, A.J. MacKay, D.E. Franke, D.W. Sanson, and W.E. Wyatt. 2003. Effect of Horn Fly (Haematobia irritans) Control on Growth and Reproduction of Beef Heifers. J. Econ. Entomol. 96: 1612-1616.

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Sokolova, Y.Y., Bossard, R.L., Fuxa, J.R., Sanson, D.W., and Foil, L.D. 2004. The Microsporidium Thelohania Solenopsae in Red Imported Fire Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) From Louisiana Pastures. Southwestern Entomologist 29:271-276.

 

Foil, L.D., Coleman, P., Garicia-Vazquez, Fragoso-Sanchez Z., Guerrero, F.D., Jonsson, N.N., Langstaff, I.G., Li, A., Machila, N., Miller, R.J., Morton, Pruett, J.H., Torr, S. 2004. Factors That Influence the Prevelence of Acaricide Resistance and Tick-Borne Diseases. Veterinary Parasitology 2863:1-19.

 

Foil, L.D., Guerrero, F., Alison, M.W., Kimball, M.D. 2005. Association of the kdr and superkdr sodium channel mutations with resistance to pyrethroids in Louisiana populations of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans irritans (L.). Veterinary Parasitology 129: 149-158.

 

Mackay, Andrew, Foil, L.D.. 2005. Seasonal and geographical distribution of adult Ixodes scapularis Say (Acari: Ixodidae) in Louisiana. J. of Vector Ecology 30:1-3.

 

Foil, L., Younger, C. 2006. Development of treated targets for controlling stable flies        (Diptera: Muscidae). Veterinary Parasitology. 137: 311-315.

 

Mihok, Steve, Carlson, David A., Krafsur, Elliot S., Foil, Lane D. 2006. Performance of the Nzi and other traps for biting flies in North America. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 96:  387-397.

 

Oremus, G., Guerrero, F.D., Alison, M.W. Jr., Kimball, M.M., Kim, J.H., Foil, L.D. 2006. Effects of mid-season avermectin treatments on pyrethroid resistance in horn fly (Diptera:  Muscidae) populations at three locations in Louisiana.  Veterinary Parasitology. 141:  156-164.

 

Pornwiroon, Walairat, Pourciau, Susan S., Foil, Lane D., Macaluso, Kevin R. 2006.  Isolation of Rickettsia felis from colonized cat fleas, Ctenocephalides felis, and culture in a tick-derived cell line. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 72: 5589-95.

 

Sabio, Isidra J., Mackay, Andrew J., Roy, A., Foil, Lane D. 2006. Detection of West Nile Virus RNA in Pools of Three Species of Ceratopogonids (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) Collected in Louisiana. Journal of Medical Entomology. 43: 1020-1022.

 

Colby, D., Inmon, L., and Foil, L. 2007. Analysis of red imported fire ant worker head widths as an indicator of social form in Louisiana. Journal of Entomological Science. 42: 20-27.

 

Barros, A.T.M., Foil, L. 2007. The influence of distance on movement of tabanids (Diptera: Tabanidae) between horses. Veterinary Parasitology. 144: 380-384.

 

Mascari, T.M., Mitchell, M.A., Rowton, E.D., Foil, L.D. 2007. Laboratory Evaluation of Diflubenzuron as a Feed-through for the Control of Immature Sand Flies (Diptera: Psychodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 44: 171-174.

 

Mascari, T.M., Mitchell, M.A., Rowton, E.D., Foil, L.D. 2007. Evaluation of Novaluron as a Feed-through for the Control of Immature Sand Flies (Diptera: Psychodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 44: 714-717.

Pornwiroon, W., Kearney, M. T., Husseneder, C., Foil, L. D., and Macaluso, K. R. 2007. Comparative microbiota of uninfected and Rickettsia-infected colonized cat fleas, Ctenocephalides felis. Environ. Microbiol. 1: 394-402.

Colby, D., Husseneder, C., and Foil, L.D. 2008. Microsatellite genotyping of red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) colonies reveals that most colonies persist in plowed pastures. Journal of Economic Entomology. 101(4): 1062-1067.

 

Guerrero, F. D., S. E. Dowd, V. M. Nene, and L. D. Foil. 2008. Expressed cDNAs from embryonic and larval stages of the horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 45 (4): 686-692.

Hogsette, J.A., Nalli, A., and Foil, L. 2008. Development of treated targets for stable fly (Diptera: Muscidae) control: Evaluation of different insecticides and fabric types. Journal of Economic Entomology. 101(3): 1034-1038.

 

Macaluso, K.R., Pornwiroon, W., Popov, V.L., and Foil, L.D. 2008. Identification of Rickettsia felis in the salivary glands of cat fleas. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 8(3): 391-396.

 

Mackay, A.J., Roy, A., Yates, M.M., and L.D. Foil. 2008. West Nile Virus detection in mosquitoes in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, from November 2002, to October, 2004. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 24(1): 28-35.

 

Mascari, T.M., Mitchell, M.A., Rowton, E.D., and Foil, L.D. 2008.Ivermectin as a rodent feed-through insecticide for control of immature sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae). Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 24(2): 323-326.

 

Reif, K.E., Stout, R.W., Henry, G.C., Lane, L.D., and Macaluso, K.R. 2008. Prevelance and infection load dynamics of Rickettsia felis in actively feeding cat fleas. PLoS ONE. 3(7): doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0002805.

 

Scoles, G., Allen, J., Miller, A., and Foil, L.D. 2008. A comparison of the relative efficiency of biological transmission of Anaplasma marginale (Rickettsiales: Anaplasmataceae) by Dermacentor andersoni Stiles (Acari: Ixodidae) with mechanical transmission by the horse fly, Tabanus fuscicostatus Hine (Diptera: Muscidae). Journal

of Medical Entomology. 45(1): 109-114.

 

Temeyer, K. B., A. Y. Li, K. H. Lohmeyer, A. C. Chen, P. U. Olafson, D. W. Sanson, and L. D. Foil. 2008. Acetocholinesterase mutation in diazinon-resistant Haemotobia irritans (L.) (Diptera: Muscidae). Veterinary Parisitology. 154: 300-310.

DeRouen, S.M., Miller, J. E., Foil, L.D., and Gentry, G.T.  2009. Control of horn flies (Haemotobia irritans) and gastrointestinal parasites and its relation with cow-calf performance. Veterinary Parasitology. 162 (3-4): 320-326.

 

Unlu, I. and L. D. Foil. Evaluation of surveillance methods for detection of west nile virus activity in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana. 2009. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 25 (2): In Press.

 

Desquesnes, M. F. Biteau-Coroller, J. Bouyer, M. L. Dia, and L. D. Foil. Development of a mathematical model for mechanical transmission trypanosomes and other pathogens of cattle transmitted by tabanids. Journal for Parasitology. In Press.

 

Guerrero, F.D., Dowd, S.E., Yan-Sun, Leonel-Saldivar, Wiley, G.B., Macmil, S.L., Fares-Najar, Roe, B.A., and Foil, L.D. Microarray analyses of female- and larval- specific gene expression in the horn fly, Haematobia irritans (Diptera:Muscidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. In Press.

 

 

.Other Publications:

 

Proceedings and Research Reports:

 

Issel, C. J., W. V. Adams, Jr., R. Pierce, J. J. McClure, L. D. Foil, K. Heath, J. R. McClure, and C. L. Meek. 1981. Observations of a band of horses inapparently infected with equine infectious anemia virus.  Livestock Producers Day Report. LSU Press. pp. 161-169.

 

Foil, L. D., and Issel, C. J. 1985. The mechanical transmission of equine infectious anemia virus in the United States. Proc. International Symposium on Immunity to Equine Infectious Anemia pp. 254-259, 1983. Printed             by the Harbin Veterinary Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences.

 

Issel, C. J., Montelaro, R. C., Adams, W. V., Foil, L. D., and Schnorr, K. L. 1987. Progress toward understanding the antigenic variation of equine infectious anemia virus, in Tashjian, R. J., and Schudel, A. A., Editors, Proc. of the Tenth Pan American Vet. Cong., Buenos Aires, Sept., 1985, Symp. on Equine Infectious Anemia and Relationship to Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. Interamerican Insti. for Collaboration of Agriculture.

 

Issel, C. J., J. M. McManus, S. D. Hagius, L. D. Foil, W. V. Adams, Jr., and R. C. Montelaro. 1990. Equine Infectious anemia: prospects for control. In: Development of Biological Standardization. 72: 49-57.

 

Foil, L.D. and D.G. Morrison. 1994. Effect of horn fly control during spring on calf production by fall-calving cows.  Research Progress Report 1994: Rosepine Research Station. Louisiana State University.

 

Morrison, D.G. and L.D. Foil. and D.G. Morrison.  1994. Studies on horn fly control with insecticide ear tags and resistance.  Research Progress Report 1994: Rosepine Research Station.  Louisiana State University.

 

Stewart-Spears,G. with L.D. Foil.  1995. The war is on and its raging in your barn and pastures.  Western Horseman Buying Guide.  p. 78-84.

 

Foil, L.D., S.M. DeRouen, and D.G. Morrison.  1997.  Economic benefits of horn fly control for beef production:  Fall-calving cows and stocker cattle.  1997 Beef Cattle Research Report.  Louisiana State University.

 

Foil, L.D. 1998. Control of vectors of mechanically transmitted diseases.  First New World Meeting on Trypanosomiasis.  Georgetown, Guyana. November 1996.

 

Foil, L.D. 1998. Mechanical transmission of New World Trypanosomiasis.   First New World Meeting on Trypanosomiasis.  Georgetown, Guyana. November 1996.

 

Foil, L.D., and S. DeRouen. Studieson Horn Fly Control With Insecticide Ear Tags and Resistance Management. Field Day Summary Report 2002: Hill Farm Research Station. Louisiana State University.

 

Foil, L. 2003. Economic Benefits of Horn Fly Control, Methods of Horn Fly Control, and Management of Horn Fly Resistance. LA Beef Forage Short Course, June 6-7.  pp. 16-22.

 

Sanson, D.W., Foil, L.D., and DeRosa, A.A. 2003. Ivomec and Fly Tags Affect Weight Gains of Yearling Heifers. LSU AgCenter Beef Report. 32 (2003): 38-39.

 

DeRouen, S.M., Foil, L.D., MacKay, A.J., Franke, D.E., Sanson, D.W., and Wyatt, W.E. Effect of Horn Fly Control on Growth and Reproduction of Beef Heifers. 2003 Louisiana Beef Report, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station. 32: 40-42.  

 

 

 

State:

 

Foil, L. D., and C. J. Issel. 1982. Equine infectious anemia--living with the disease. La. Agr. 25(3):8-9.

 

Foil, L. D. 1989. Horse Fly Transmission of Bovine Leukemia Virus. Beef Cattle Research Report. The Louisiana Cattleman. 22:5.

 

Foil, L. D. 1989. Controlling the Impact of Horse Flies. Beef Cattle Research Report. The Louisiana Cattleman 22:5.

 

Foil, L. D., D. G. Luther, B. Green, J. Knox, D. Morrison, and W. Wyatt. 1990. Effectiveness of commercially available insecticide eartags for horn fly control in 1989. LA Cattleman. 23(5):11.

 

 

Foil, L. D., D. J. Leprince, W. V. Adams, R. L. Byford, G. E. Church, C. J. Issel, K. J. Sonnier, and M.D. Zyzak. 1990. Controlling the impact of horse flies and deer flies upon livestock. Louisiana Agriculture 34:16-1


 

Foil, L.D., D.G. Luther, M.W. Alison, Jr., S. Derouen, M. Kimball, J. Knox, D. Morrison, and W. Wyatt. 1993. Studies on horn fly control with insecticide ear tags and resistance.  LA Cattleman. 26(5): 15,31.

 

Foil, L.D., S.M. Derouen, and D.G. Morrison. 1996. Economic benefits of horn fly control for beef production: fall-calving cows and stocker cattle.  La.Agr. 39(2):  12-13. 

 

Derouen, S.M.,  L.D. Foil, and D.G. Morrison.  1996.  The influence of horn fly control on beef production for fall-calving cows and yearling stocker cattle.  LA Cattleman.  29: 17-19.

 

Foil, L.D., M.W. Alison, Jr., S. Derouen, M. Kimball, D. Sanson, and W. Wyatt. 1997. Studies on horn fly control with insecticide ear tags and resistance.  LA Cattleman.  30(4): 37,41,44,50.

 

Foil, L.D., S.M. DeRouen, and D.G. Morrison.  1997.  Economic benefits of horn fly control for beef production:  fall-calving cows and stocker cattle.  LA Agriculture.  29: 83-85.

 

Foil, L.D. and D. Morrison.  1999. Controlling horn flies on beef cattle. Louisiana Farmer. 9: SB20,SB22.

 

Foil,L.D., Alison,Montgomery, Derouen,Sidney M., Kimball,Millard, Morrison, David G., Sanson,David W., Wyatt,Wayne E.  2000.  Horn Flies.  Louisiana Agriculture Vol. 43, #4: 21-23.

 

Foil, L.D., M.W. Alison, Jr., S. Derouen, M. Kimball, D. Sanson, and W. Wyatt. 2002. Studies on horn fly control with insecticide ear tags and resistance management.  LA Cattleman.  35(4): 10-13.

 

DeRouen, S.M., Foil, L.D., MacKay, A.J., Franke, D.E., Sanson, D.W., Wyatt, W.E. 2003. The Impact of Horn Fly Control on Beef Replacement Heifers. LA Cattleman. 36(7): 11,12, 15.

 

 

Abstracts and Producer Reports:

 

Foil, L. D., and C. J. Issel. 1983. Arthropod vectors of equine infectious anema virus. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Immunity to EIA. Harbin, China. Abstracts of papers. p. 26.

 

Issel, C. J., W. V. Adams, Jr., L. D. Foil, and R. Pierce.  1983. Prospective studies on the transmission of equine infectious anemia virus (EIAV). Proceedings of the International Symposium on Immunity to EIA. Harbin, China. Abstracts of papers. p. 27.

 

Johnson, S. J., A. M. Hammond, L. D. Foil. 1983. Effect of cotton variety and age on phase variation in  crowded and uncrowded larval cotton leafworms (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae).  Bull. Ecol. Soc. of Amer. 64:119. (Abstract).

 

Johnson, S. J., A. M. Hammond, L. D. Foil. 1983. Migrant noctuid moths and the reproductive-flight syndrome. Migration: Mechanisms and Adaptive Significance. Univ. Texas, Marine Science Inst. Port Arkansas, TX. Symposium Abstracts.

 

Foil, L. D. 1984. Mechanical transmission of animal pathogens by arthropods. Proc. 29th Annual Meeting Amer. Assoc. Vet. Parasit., New Orleans, LA. p. 34.

 

Foil, L. D. and C. J. Issel. 1984. Tabanid biology and behavior: effects on disease transmission and control. Proc. XVII International Congress of Entomology. Hamburg, West Germany. p. 671.

 

Foil, L. D., T. R. Klei, C. S. Oneill,R. I. Miller, D. D. French and J. J. McClure. 1984. Epidemiology of Onchocerca cervicalis in southern Louisiana. Proc. 29th Annual Meeting Amer. Assoc. Vet. Parasit., New Orleans, LA. p. 24.

 

French, D. D., T. R. Klei, J. J. McClure, R. I. Miller, C. S. Oneill and L. D. Foil. 1984. Efficacy of ivermectin in injectable and paste formulations in the resolution of cutaneous lesions associated with  Onchocerca cervicalis infections. Proc. 29th Annual Meeting Amer. Assoc. Vet. Parasit. pp. 19-20.

 

Johnson, S. J., A. M. Hammond, and L. D. Foil. 1984. The correlation of phase variation in the cotton leafworm, alabamargillacea, with its premigratory condition. Proc. XVII International Congress of Entomology. Hamburg, West Germany. p. 305.

 

Oneill, C. S., R. I. Miller, T. R. Klei, D. D. French, J. J. McClure, and L. D. Foil. 1984. Clinical pathologic correlations in equine cutaneous Onchocerciasis. Proc. 29th Annual Meeting Amer. Assoc. Vet. Parasit. p. 67.

 

Foil, L. D., T. R. Klei, C. S. Foil, C. S. Foil, R. I. Miller, and D. D. French. 1985. Characterizaiton of horn fly induced equine dermatitis and its potential relationship to onchocerciasis. Proc. 30th annual meeting Amer. Assoc. Vet. Parasitol. pp. 36-37.

 

Foil, L. D., T. R. Klei, R. I. Miller, C. S. Foil, and D. D. French.  1985. Pathogenesis of equine ventral midline dermatitis and its association with Onchocerca cervicalis and Haematobia irritans. Proc. 11th Conf. World Assoc. Adv. Vet. Parasitol. pp. 44.

 

Foil, L. D., T. R. Klei, C. S. Foil, and D. D. French. 1986. Seasonal changes in density and tissue distribution of Onchocerca cervicalis microfilariae and related changes in Culicoides variipennis populations in Louisiana. Proc. 61st Annual Meeting Amer. Soc. Parasitol. pp. 74-75.

Foil, C. S., L. D. Foil, R. E. Corstvet, C. Klimzcak, M. Klass, and F. Enright. 1988. Studies on Culicoides hypersensitivity in Louisiana horses. Proc. 18th Int. Cong. of Entomol. p. 295.

 

Foil, L. D., C. S. Foil, R. . Corstvet, C. Klimzcak, M. Klass, and F. Enright. 1988. Studies on "Sweet Itch". Proc. 33rd Meeting Amer. Assoc. Vet. Parasitol. p. 28.

 

Foil, L. D. and C. J. Issel. 1988. The mechanical transmission of retroviruses. Proc. 18th Int. Cong. of Entomol. p. 280.

 

Issel, C. J., J. M. McManus, S. D. Hagius, L. D. Foil, W. V. Adams and R. C. Montelaro. 1989. Transmission and diagnosis of equine infectious anemia: Prospects and Control. Proc. 21st Cong. Int. Assoc. Biol.             Standardization. p. 24.

 

Foil, L. D., D. G. Luther and D. G. Morrison. 1990. Horn Fly Control Techniques for Beef Cattle. Rosepine Research Station Research Report. pp 121-123.

 

Foil, L. D. 1990. Sublethal effects of pyrethroids on flies. Beef and Dairy Cattle Research Report. LAES Pub. 8901. p. 5.

 

Foil, L. D. 1990. Horn Fly Control Report. Beef and Dairy Cattle Research Report. LAES Pub 8901. P. 6.

 

Foil, L. D. 1990. Tabanids as Vectors of Disease. Momentum-Tech.Inf. Bull. MSD AGVET. Vol. 3:15-24.

 

Foil, L. D., C. S. Foil, R. E. Corstvet, C. Klimzcak, and F. E. Enright. 1990.  Studies on culicoides hypersensitivity in Louisiana. Proc. AAVD&ACVD San Francisco p. 8.

 

Issel, C. J., L. D. Foil and W. V. Adams, Jr. 1991. Foetal Infections with Equine Infectious Anaemia Virus. Proc. Sixth Int. Conf. on Equine Infectious Diseases. Cambridge, England. p. 31.

 

Foil, L. D. 1991. Effects of Pyrethroids on Horse Fly Behavior and Survival. Beef and Dairy Cattle Research Report. LAES publication 8901. p. 5.

 

Foil, L. D. 1991. Studies on Horn Fly Control. Beef and Dairy Cattle Research Report. LAES publication 8901. p. 9.

 

Issel, C. J., L. D. Foil, F. Rivera and R. A. Silva. 1991. Hypotheses and Facts About the Transmission of Equine Infectious Anemia Virus. Proc. 24th World Veterinary Congress. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. p. 153.

 

Foil, L. D., B. Elkins, R. Knaus, W. V. Adams, S. D. Hagius and C. J. Issel. 1991. The Mechanical Transmission of Retroviruses. Proc. 24th World Veterinary Congress. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. p. 153.

 

Foil, L. D., B. A. Elkins, R. M. Knaus, W. V. Adams, S. D. Hagius and C. J. Issel. 1992. The mechanical transmission of equine infectious anaemia. Proc. Sixth Int. Conference on Equine Infectious Diseases. Cambridge, England. p. 312.

 

Foil, C. S., L. D. Foil, R. E. Corstvet, C. Kilmzcak and F. Enright. 1992. Studies on Culicoides hypersensitivity `sweet itch' in Louisiana, U.S. horses. Proc. Sixth Int. Conf. on Equine Infectious Diseases. Cambridge, England. p. 312.

 

Foil, L. D. and C. J. Issel. 1992. The mechanical transmission of pathogenic agents by tabanids. Proc. Ninth             Int. Congress of Entomology. Beijing, China. p. 492.

 

Leprince, D. J. and L. D. Foil. 1992. Effects of pyrethroid treatments of cattle on horse flies (Diptera: Tabanidae) populations. Proc. Ninth Int. Congress of Entomology. Beijing, China. p. 517.

 

Foil, L. D. and C. J. Issel. 1992. The mechanical transmission of pathogenic agents by Diptera. First             International Seminar on Non-Tsetse Transmitted Animal Trypanosomoses. Annecy, France. p. 122.

 

Foil, L.D. 1993. Transmission of agents of human diseases by tabanids. Proc. First Inter, Cong. Vector Ecol.  San Diego, CA. p 38.

 

DeRouen, S.M., L.D. Foil, J.W. Knox, and J.M. Turpin. 1996. The influence of horn fly control on weight gains of yearling beef cattle grazing bermudgrass. Beef Research Report. 55-59.

 

Hawkins, J.A., L.D. Foil, and G.R. Strother. 1996.  Season-long horn fly control using Ivomec pour-on for cattle and  pyrethroid ear tags. Proceedings of the Amer. Assoc. Vet. Parasitologists.  Louisville, KY. p.59.

 

Byford, R.L., L.D. Foil. 1998.  Management strategies for insecticide resistance in Horn fly populations.  Second  International Conference on Novel Approaches to the Control of Helminth Parasites in Livestock.  Baton Rouge, LA. p.29.

 

Foil, L.D., A.T.M. Barros.  2000.  The Effects of Management Strategies on Resistance in the Horn Fly,   Haematobia irritans.  International Congress of Entomology.  Brazil  Book I-XXI.

 

Bouyer D.H., Stenos J., Crocquet-Valdes P., Foil L.D.,  Walker D.H.: Evaluation of a recombinant antigen for diagnosis of Rickettsia felis infection.  American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 48th Annual Meeting, Washington D.C> November 28-December 2,1999.

 

Foil, L., J. Finkelstein, and K. O=Reilly. Transmission of Bartonella henslae by the cat flea, Ctenocephalides felis. The 6th International Symposium on Ectoparasites of Pets, Westport, Co. Mayo, Ireland. May 12-15, 2001.

 

Foil, L.D., and S. DeRouen. Studies on Horn Fly Control with Insecticide Ear Tags and Resistance Management. Field Day Summary 2002: Hill Farm Research Station. Louisiana State University.

 

Foil, L.D. Strategies for Managing Horn Fly Resistance. Proc. Int. Congress of Dipterology. Brisbane, Australia, Oct. 2002. p.70.

 

Foil, L., and J. Hogsette. Treated targets for stable fly control. Proc. XXII International Congress of Entomology. Brisbane, Australia. August 2004 p. 173.

 

Foil, L.D. Control of mechanical transmission of agents of livestock diseases. Proc.First International Symposium on Hemoparasites and their Vectors. Caracas, Venezuela. October 2004 p 46.

 

 

Extension:

 

Foil, L. D. 1986.  Don't Bug My Horse, Horse Flies. In "Horsin' Around". La. Coop. Ext. Ser. 5(3):2-4.

 

Foil, L. D. 1986. Don't Bug My Horse, Muscoid Flies. In "Horsin' Around". La. Coop. Ext. Ser. 5(4):1-4.

 

Foil, L. D. 1986. Don't Bug My Horse, Mosquitoes. In "Horsin' Around". La. Coop. Ext. Ser. 5(5):1-2.

 

Foil, L. D. 1986. Don't Bug My Horse, Winter Pests. In "Horsin' Around". La Coop. Ext. Ser. 5(6):2-5.

 

Foil, L. D. 1988. Don't Bug My Horse, Biting Gnats. In "Horsin' Around". La. Coop. Ext. Ser. 7(2):1-4.

 

Foil, L. D. 1988. Don't Bug My Horse, Insecticides. In "Horsin' Around". La. Coop. Ext. Ser. 7(3):1-4.

 

Baldwin, J.L., L.D. Foil, and J.A. Hogsette. 1996. Important Fly Pests of Louisiana Beef Cattle. La. Coop.             Ext. Ser. Pub. 2617. pp. 1-19.

 

Baldwin, J.L., and L.D. Foil. 2002. Control of External Parasites of Beef Cattle. LA Coop. Ext. Ser. Pub. 1418. Pp 1-8.

 

Baldwin, J. and L. Foil. Control external parasites of beef cattle. 2007. LCES Pub. 1418. (On-line only) Rev. 3/07.


Artistic Contribution:

 

Issel, C. J. and L. D. Foil. 1983. Equine Infectious Anemia: The infection and the disease. 20 min. video tape designed to educate horse-owners and veterinarians about EIA virus. Shown at several scientific meeting including: Animal Disease Research Workers in the Southern States, South Central Branch American Society for Microbiology, and Louisiana Mosquito Control Association, and appears yearly at the American Veterinary Medical Association Meetings.

 

Other:

 

Leprince, D. J., G. E. Church, and L. D. Foil. 1988. Changes in parity rate of Tabanus fuscicostatus             populations associated with controlling available hosts. Proc. 31st Livestock Workshop. 1-4.

 

Foil, L.D. Tabanidae, Animal Health and Production Compendium 2002 Ed. CABI Publishing.

 

Participation At Professional Meetings:

 

Invited Lectures:

 

Brown recluse spider research. Mississippi Insect Control Conference, November 16, 1978.

 

Rocky Mountain spotted fever, historical and current public health importance. Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, Ocean Springs, MS, December 5, 1978.

 

Envenomating arthropods of Louisiana. Louisiana Pest Control Association Annual Management  Conference. January, 1982.

 

Arthropod Vectors of Equine Infectious Anemia Virus. International Symposium on Immunity to EIA. Harbin, China, June, 1983.

 

Tabanid biology and behavior: relationship to control and disease transmission. Louisiana Mosquito Control Association. October, 1983.

 

Epidemiology of Equine Infectious Anemia Virus Transmission in the United States. Tubingen Veterinary             Research Institute, Tubingen, Germany. June, 1983.

 

The Mechanical Transmission of Pathogenic Agents by Arthropods. American Association Vet. Par. July, 1984.

 

Pathogenesis of Equine Ventral Midline Dermatitis and its Association with Onchocerca cervicalis and Haematobia irritans. World Assoc. Adv. Vet. Parasitol. Rio De. Janeiro, Brazil. August, 1985.

 

Mechanical Transmission of Anaplasmosis, MSDAGVET Sponsored Workshop. San Marcos Veterinary School, Lima, Peru. August 1985.

 

Congress of the U.S. Office of Technology Assessment Workshop. "Can the AIDS Virus be Transmitted by Insects?" Washington, D.C. July, 1987.

 

Quantifying the Role of Tabanids in Equine Infectious Anemia Virus Transmission. 5th Inter. Conf. on Equine Infectious Diseases. Lexington, Kentucky. October, 1987.

 

Culicoides as Inducers and Vectors of Equine Diseases. Entomol. Soc. Amer. Boston, MA. November, 1987.

 

Do Mosquitos Spread AIDS? Mosquito and Vector Control Workshop. Jackson, MS. Mar. 1990.

 

Transmission of Equine Retroviruses (2-1 hr. lecturers) EMBRAPA, Corumba and Campo Grande, Brasil. December, 1990.


Flea trials at Louisiana State University. Louisiana Pest Control Management Conference. Baton Rouge,             Louisiana. January, 1991.

 

Transmission of Animal Retroviruses. World Veterinary Congress. Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. August, 1991.

 

The Mechanical Transmission of Pathogenic Agents by Tabanids. 19th International Congress of Entomology. Beijing, China. June, 1992.

 

The Mechanical Transmission of Pathogenic Agents by Diptera. 1st International Seminar on Non-tsetse Transmitted Animal Trypanosomoses. Annecy, France. October, 1992.

 

Transmission of Agents of Human Disease by Tabanids.  W.A.A.V.P. 14th International Conference.  Cambridge UK.  August 1993.

 

New Techniques for Control of Equine Ectoparasites.  Society for Vector Ecology 1st International  Congress of Vector Ecology. San Diego, CA. October, 1993.

 

Highlights of Veterinary Entomology.  Entomology Society of America.  Dallas, Texas, December 1994.

 

Host-seeking Behavior of Tabanids.  Host-seeking Behavior Symposium.  Biting Fly Workshop.  New Orleans, La.  May 1996.

 

Control of vectors of mechanically transmitted diseases.  First New World Meeting on Trypanosomiasis.  Georgetown, Guyana. November 1996.

 

Mechanical transmission of New World Trypanosomiasis.   First New World Meeting on Trypanosomiasis.  Georgetown, Guyana. November 1996.

Recent developments of traps and targets for stable flies and tabanids. The Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America. Ft. Lauderdale, FL. November 2002.

 

Control of mechanical transmission of agents of livestock diseases. First International Symposium on Hemoparasites and their Vectors. Caracas, Venezuela. October 2004.

 

Developments of treated targets for stable fly control. The Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America. Ft. Lauderdale, FL. November 2005.

 

Papers Presented: (These are all senior author; others not recorded)

 

American Association of Veterinary Parasitology (1988)

American Society of Parasitology (1986)

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygeine (1978)

Animal Disease Research Workers Conference (1982)

Entomological Society of America (1977, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1984, 1985)

International Chemoreception Workshop on Insects (1981, 1983)

International Congress Entomology (1984, 1988)

Louisiana Electron Mic. Society (1981)

Louisiana Entomological Society (1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986)

Mississippi Academy of Science (1975)

Mississippi Entomological Society (1976)

NEC 26 Tabanid Workshop (1981, 1982, 1984)

SEB Southeastern Branch Entomological Society of America (1980, 1990)


World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology (1989)

International Conference on Equine Infectious Diseases (1987, 1991)

International Congress of Dipterology, 2002.

 

 

 

 

 

Producer Groups/Field Tours:

 

Rosepine Research Station 1990

Dean Lee Research Station 1990

Hill Farm Research Station 1990

Red River Research Station 1990

Iberia Cattleman Association 1990

Dean Lee Research Station 1993

Sixth Annual Farm Forum , New Roads 1996

Red River Research Station 1996

Hill Farm Research Station 1996

Hill Farm Research Station, 2002

 

Recent Professional Experience:

 

July, 1989-Present. Professor, LSU, Veterinary Entomology.  Teaching and Research

July, 1984-July, 1989. Associate Professor, LSU, Veterinary Entomology. Teaching and Research

November, 1979-June, 1984. Assistant Professor, LSU, Veterinary Entomology. Teaching and Research

June, 1978-November, 1979. Research Associate, Mississippi State University. Research in medical                                entomology and toxicology.

Education:

 

Auburn University, B.S. Zoology, 1971

University of Mississippi Medical Center, M.S. Preventive Medicine/Minor in Medical Microbiology, Hugh L.                 Keegan, Major Professor, March 1, 1975

Mississippi State University, Ph.D., Medical Entomology/Minor in Biochemistry, B.R. Norment, Major                                Professor, May, 1978

 


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