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Recent Publications

Russell, A., S. Johnson, X. Cibils, F. McKay, L. Moshman, P. Madeira, Z. Blair, and R. Diaz. 2017. Surveys in Uruguay and Argentina reveal Cyrtobagous salviniae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) populations adapted to survive temperate climates in southeastern USA. Biological Control 107: 41-49.

Micinski, S., B. J. Fitzpatrick, M. L. Ferro, S. J. Johnson, B. Johnson, and S. Williams.

2016. Flying activity of Cyrtobagous salviniae Calder and Sands in Louisiana. Southwest. Entomol. 41: 313-320.

Galam, D., J. Silva, D. Sanders, and J. H. Oard. 2015. Morphological and genetic survey of giant salvinia populations in Louisiana and Texas. Aquat. Bot. 127: 20-25.

Obeysekara, P. T., A. Knutson, A. Mukherjee, and K. M. Heinz. 2015. Repeated cold exposure effects on mortality and feeding activity of the salvinia weevil, Cyrtobagous salviniae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Environ. Entomol. 44: 1590-1598.

Allen, J. L, S. Clusella-Trullas, and S. L. Chown. 2014. Thermal tolerance of Cyrtobagous salviniae: a biocontrol agent in a changing world. BioControl 59: 357-366.

Grodowitz, M. J., S. Johnson, and A. N. Schad. 2014. Efficiency of sampling to determine population size of Cyrtobagous salviniae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Fla. Entomol. 97: 1213-1225.

Mukherjee, A., A. Knutson, D. A. Hahn, and K. M. Heinz. 2014. Biological control of giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta) in a temperate region: cold tolerance and low temperature oviposition of Cyrtobagous salviniae. BioControl 59: 781-790.

Mudge, C. R., N. E. Harms, and J. G. Nachtrieb. 2013. Interactions of herbicides, surfactants, and the giant salvinia weevil (Cyrtobagous salviniae) for control of giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta). J. Aquat. Plant Manage. 51: 77-83.

Nachtrieb, J. G. 2013. Mass-rearing Cyrtobagous salviniae for biological control of giant salvinia: field release implications. J. Aquat. Plant Manage. 51: 122-126.

Parys, K. A., and S. J. Johnson. 2013. Biological control of common salvinia (Salvinia

minima) in Louisiana using Cyrtobagous salviniae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Fla. Entomol. 96: 10-18.

Tipping, P. W., M. R. Martin, W. J. Hulslander, Jr., P. T. Madeira, R. M. Pierce, M. D. Smart, and T. D. Center. 2013. Release and evaluation of Cyrtobagous salviniae on common salvinia in southern Louisiana. J. Aquat. Plant Manage. 51: 34-38.

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