Scientific Papers with participation of FAO/IAEA staff

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AHMADI, M., H. MOZDARANI and A.M.M. ABD-ALLA (2015). Comparative toxicity and micronuclei formation in Tribolium castaneum, Callosobruchus maculatus and Sitophilus oryzae exposed to high doses of gamma radiation. Applied Radiation and Isotopes 101: 135-40.
AUGUSTINOS, A.A, E. DROSOPOULOU, A. GARIOU-PAPALEXIOU, C. CÁCERES-BARRIOS, K. BOURTZIS et al. (2015). Cytogenetic and symbiont analysis of five members of the B. dorsalis complex (Diptera, Tephritidae): no evidence of chromosomal or symbiont-based speciation events. Zookeys 540: 273-298.
AUGUSTINOS, A.A., G.A. KYRITSIS, A. ABD-ALLA, C. CÁCERES-BARRIOS, K.BOURTZIS et al. (2015). Exploitation of the medfly gut microbiota for the enhancement of sterile insect technique: use of Enterobacter sp. in larval diet-based probiotic applications. PLoS ONE 10(9): e0136459.
BOUYER, J., A.H. DICKO, G. CECCHI, S. RAVEL, M.J.B. VREYSEN et al. (2015). Mapping landscape friction to locate isolated tsetse populations that are candidates for elimination. PNAS 112 (47): 14575-14580.
BOUYER, J., M.T. SECK, B. SALL and M.J.B. VREYSEN (2015). New insights on the use of the sterile insect technique against vectors. The international Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2015 Conference Handbook: 23-25.
BUSTOS-GRIFFIN, E., G.J. HALLMAN and R.L. GRIFFIN (2015). Phytosanitary irradiation in ports of entry: a practical solution for developing countries. International Journal of Food Science and Technology 50:249-255.
CECCHI, G., M. PAONE, R. ARGILES-HERRERO, M.J.B. VREYSEN, O. DIALL et al. (2015). Developing an atlas of the distribution and trypanosomal infection of tsetse flies (Glossina species). Parasites & Vectors 8:284.
DE BEER, C.J., G.J VENTER and M.J.B VREYSEN (2015). Determination of the optimal mating age of colonised Glossina brevipalpis and Glossina austeni using walk-in field cages in South Africa. Parasites & Vectors 8:467.
ENKERLIN, W., J.M GUTIÉRREZ-RUELAS, A.V. CORTES, E.C., ROLDAN, J. HENDRICHS, et al. (2015). Area freedom in Mexico from Mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae): A review of over 30 years of a successful containment program using an integrated area-wide SIT approach. Florida Entomologist 98(2): 665-81.
FACCHINELLI, L., L.VALERIO, R.S. LEES, C.F. OLIVA, T. PERSAMPIERI et al. (2015). Stimulating Anopheles gambiae swarms in the laboratory: application for behavioural and fitness studies. Malaria Journal 14(1): 271.
HAQ, I., M.J.B. VREYSEN, C. CÁCERES-BARRIOS, T.S. SHELLY and J. HENDRICHS (2015). Optimizing methyl eugenol aromatherapy to maximize post-treatment effects to enhance mating competitiveness of males Bactrocera carambolae Drew & Hancock (Diptera: Tephritidae). Insect Science 22: 661-669.
HEE, A.K.W., S.L. WEE, R. NISHIDA, H. ONO, J. HENDRICHS et al. (2015). Historical perspective on the synonymization of the four major pest species belonging to the Bactrocera dorsalis species complex (Diptera, Tephritidae). Zookeys 540: 323-338.
HENDRICHS, J., M.T. VERA, M. DE MEYER and A.R. CLARKE (2015). Resolving Cryptic Species Complexes of Major Tephritid Pests. ZooKeys 540: 5-39.
JUÁREZ, M.L., C. CÁCERES-BARRIOS, M.J.B. VREYSEN, J. HENDRICHS and M.T. VERA (2015). Evaluating mating compatibility within fruit fly cryptic species complexes and the potential role of sex phero-mones in pre-mating isolation. Zookeys 540: 125-155.
KAPANTAIDAKI, D.E., I. OVČARENKO, N. FYTROU, K.E. KNOTT, K. BOURTZIS et al. (2015). Low levels of mitochondrial DNA and symbiont diversity in the worldwide agricultural pest, the greenhouse whitefly Trialeurodes vaporariorum (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Journal of Heredity 106 (1): 80-92.
KHOURY, H.J., E.J. DA SILVA, K. MEHTA, V.S. DE BARROS, A.G. PARKER et al. (2015). Alanine-EPR as a transfer standard dosimetry system for low energy X radiation. Radiation Physics and Chemistry 116: 147-150.
LEBLANC, L., H. FAY, F. SENGEBAU, M. SAN JOSE, R. PEREIRA et al.(2015). A Survey of Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae) and their Opiine Parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in Palau. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 47: 55-66.
LEES, R.S., J.R.L. GILLES, J. HENDRICHS, M.J.B. VREYSEN and K. BOURTZIS (2015). Back to the future: The Sterile Insect Technique against mosquito disease vectors. Current Opinion in Insect Science 10: 156-162.
MATTIOLI, R.C., G. CECCHI, M. PAONE, R. ARGILES-HERRERO, P.P. SIMARRO et al. (2015). The programme against African trypanosomosis: An institutional international entente. The international Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2015 Conference Handbook: 3-4.
PAGABELEGUEM, S., M.T. SECK, B. SALL, M.J.B. VREYSEN, I. SIDIBÉ et al. (2015) Long distance transport of Glossina palpalis gambiensis pupae and its impact on sterile male yield. Parasites & Vectors 8(1): 259.
SCHUTZE, M.K., T. DAMMALAGE, A. JESSUP, M.J.B. VREYSEN, V. WORNOAYPORN et al. (2015). Effects of laboratory colonization on Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera, Tephritidae) mating behaviour: 'what a difference a year makes'. Zookeys 540: 360-383.
SCHUTZE, M.K., K. BOURTZIS, C. CÁCERES-BARRIOS, J. HENDRICHS, J. REYES, et al. (2015). Synonymization of key pest species within the Bactrocera dorsalis species complex (Diptera: Tephritidae): taxonomic changes based on 20 years of integrative morphological, molecular, cytogenetic, behavioral, and chemoecological data. Systematic Entomology 40: 456-471.
SCHUTZE, M.K., K. MAHMOOD, A. PAVASOV, W. BO, J. NEWMAN, et al. (2015). One and the same: integrative taxonomic evidence that Bactrocera invadens (Diptera: Tephritidae) is the same species as the Oriental fruit fly Bactrocera dorsalis. Systematic Entomology 40: 472-486.
SECK, M.T., S. PAGABELEGUEM, M.D. BASSENE, A.G. FALL, A.G. PARKER et al. (2015). Quality of sterile male tsetse after long distance transport as chilled, irradiated pupae. PLoS Negl. Trop. Dis. 9(11): e0004229.
SOLÓRZANO, J.A., J.R.L. GILLES, O. BRAVO, C. VARGAS, Y. GOMEZ-BONILLA et al. (2015). Biology and Trapping of Stable Flies (Diptera: Muscidae) Developing in Pineapple Residues (Ananas comosus) in Costa Rica. Journal of Insect Science 15(1): 145.
TSOUMANI, K.T., E. DROSOPOULOU, K. BOURTZIS, A. GARIOU-PAPALEXIOU, P. MAVRAGANI-TSIPIDOU, et al. (2015). Achilles, a new family of transcriptionally active retrotransposons from the olive fruit fly, with Y chromosome preferential distribution. PLoS ONE 10(9): e0137050.
YAMADA, H., M.J.B. VREYSEN, K. BOURTZIS, W. TSCHIRK, J.R.L. GILLES et al. (2015). The Anopheles arabiensis genetic sexing strain ANO IPCL1 and its application potential for the sterile insect technique in integrated vector management programmes. Acta tropica 142: 138-144.
ZHANG, D., X. ZHENG, Z. XI, K. BOURTZIS and J.R.L. GILLES (2015). Combining Sterile Insect Tech-nique with Incompatible Insect Technique: I-impact of Wolbachia infection on the fitness of triple and double -infected strains of Aedes albopictus. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0121126.
ZHANG, D., R.S. LEES, Z. XI, J.R.L. GILLES and K. BOURTZIS (2015). Combining the Sterile Insect Tech-nique with Wolbachia-based approaches: II- A safer approach to Aedes albopictus population suppression programmes, designed to minimize the consequences of inadvertent female release. PLoS ONE 10(8): e0135194.
ZHENG, M.L., D.J. ZHANG, D.D. DAMIENS, H. YAMADA and J.R.L. GILLES (2015). Standard operating procedures for standardized mass rearing of the dengue and chikungunya vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) - I - Egg quantification. Parasites & Vectors 8: 42.
ZHENG, M.L., D.J. ZHANG, D.D. DAMIENS, R.S. LEES and J.R. GILLES (2015). Standard operating procedures for standardized mass rearing of the dengue and chikungunya vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) - II - Egg storage and hatching. Parasites & Vectors 8: 348.