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Advantages of larval control for African malaria vectors : low mobility and behavioural responsiveness of immature mosquito stages allow high effective coverage

Killeen, G. F., Fillinger, U. & Knols, B. G. J., 2002, In : Malaria Journal. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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90 Citations (Scopus)

Allee effect in larval resource exploitation in Drosophila : an interaction among density of adults, larvae, and micro-organisms

Wertheim, B., Marchais, J., Vet, L. E. M. & Dicke, M., 2002, In : Ecological Entomology. 27, p. 608-617

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

85 Citations (Scopus)

Alternative polymerase chain reaction method to identify Plasmodium species in human blood samples: the semi-nested multiplex malaria PCR (SnM-PCR)

Rubio, J. M., Post, R. J., Docters van Leeuwen, W. M., Henry, M. C., Lindergard, G. & Hommel, M., 2002, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 96, Suppl. 1, p. S199-S204

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

85 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of arthropod bloodmeals using molecular genetic markers

Mukabana, W. R., Takken, W. & Knols, B. G. J., 2002, In : Trends in Parasitology. 18, p. 505-509

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

64 Citations (Scopus)

An inventory of taste in caterpillars : each species its own key

Schoonhoven, L. M. & van Loon, J. J. A., 2002, In : Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae. 40, Suppl. 1, p. 215-263

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
114 Citations (Scopus)

Apimondia 2001 Durban Zuid-Afrika

Driessen, R. & Calis, J., 2002, In : Bijen : maandblad voor imkers. 11, 5, p. 135-137

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

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Attraction of Phytoseiulus persimilis (Acari: Phytoseiidae) towards volatiles from various Tetranychus urticae-infested plant species

van den Boom, C. W. M., van Beek, T. A. & Dicke, M., 2002, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 92, 6, p. 539-546

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

27 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural determinants of gene flow in malaria vector populations: Anopheles gambiae males select large females as mates

Okanda, F. M., Dao, A., Njiru, B. N., Arija, J., Akelo, H. A., Touré, Y., Odulaja, A., Beier, J. C., Githure, J. I., Yan, G., Gouagna, L. C. & Knols, B. G. J., 2002, In : Malaria Journal. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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36 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural plasticity in support of a benefit for aggregation pheromone use in Drosophila melanogaster

Wertheim, B., Dicke, M. & Vet, L. E. M., 2002, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 103, p. 61-71

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

47 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural response of Heterorhabditis megidis towards plant roots and insect larvae

Boff, M. I. C., van Tol, R. W. H. M. & Smits, P. H., 2002, In : BioControl. 47, 1, p. 67-83

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

38 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural responses of Anopheles gambiae to ammonia, lactic acid and a fatty acid in a y-tube olfactometer

Smallegange, R., Geier, M. & Takken, W., 2002, In : Proceedings of the Section Experimental and Applied Entomology of the Netherlands Entomological Society. 13, p. 147-152

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Biological differences in reproductive strategy between the mosquito sibling species Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto and An. quadriannulatus

Takken, W., Stuke, K. & Klowden, M. J., 2002, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 103, p. 83-89

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Book review: The Encyclopedia of Arthropod-transmitted infections of man and domesticated animals

Takken, W., 2002, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 104, p. 375

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademic

Chemical polymorphism of the cuticular lipids of the cabbage white Pieris rapae

Arsene, C., Schulz, S. & van Loon, J. J. A., 2002, In : Journal of Chemical Ecology. 2002, p. 37-42

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Chemoecology of parasitoid and predator oviposition behaviour

Steidle, J. L. M. & van Loon, J. J. A., 2002, Chemoecology of Insect Eggs and Egg Deposition. Hilker, M. & Meiners, T. (eds.). Berlin: Blackwell Publishing, p. 291-317

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Conditioning of appetitive behavior in the Hymenopteran parasitoid Microplitis croceipes

Wäckers, F., Bonifay, C. & Lewis, W. J., 2002, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 103, p. 135-138

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

39 Citations (Scopus)

Contained semi-field environments for ecological studies on transgenic African malaria vectors: benefits and constraints

Knols, B. G. J., Njiru, B. N., Mukabana, W. R., Mathenge, E. M. & Killeen, G. F., 2002, Proceedings of the Frontis workshop on Ecological Aspects for Application of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes for disease control, Wageningen, The Netherlands 26-29 June 2002. Takken, W., Scott, T. W. & Bogers, R. J. (eds.). Dordrecht, p. 91-106 (Wageningen UR Frontis Series; no. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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De heilzame werking van geleedpotigen en hun producten in Afrika ten zuiden van de Sahara

van Huis, A., 2002, In : Entomologische Berichten. 62, p. 8-13

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

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Open Access
26 Citations (Scopus)

Discussion - ecological challenges concerning the use of genetically modified moquitoes for disease control: synthesis and future perspectives

Knols, B. G. J. & Scott, T. W., 2002, Proceedings of the Frontis workshop on ecological challenges concerning the use of genetically modified mosquitoes for disease control, Wageningen, The Netherlands 26-29 June 2002. Takken, W., Scott, T. W. & Bogers, R. J. (eds.). Dordrecht, p. 235-242 (Wageningen UR Frontis Series; no. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access

Distribution and dynamics of larval populations of Anopheles messeae and A. atroparvus in the delta of the rivers Rhine and Meuse, The Netherlands

Takken, W., Geene, R., Adam, W., Jetten, T. H. & van der Velden, J. A., 2002, In : Ambio. 31, p. 212-218

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

20 Citations (Scopus)

Do insecticide-treated bednets have an effect on malaria vectors?

Takken, W., 2002, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 7, p. 1022-1030

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

113 Citations (Scopus)

Economische biologie van pratende planten en spionerende sluipwespen

Dicke, M., 2002, In : Kennislink. 2002, p. 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

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Efficacy and efficiency of new Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis and Bacillus sphaericus formulations against Afrotropical anophelines in Western Kenya

Fillinger, U., Knols, B. G. J. & Becker, N., 2002, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 8, p. 37-46

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

133 Citations (Scopus)

El Nino causes dramatic outbreak of Paederus dermatitis in East Africa

van Schayk, I., Agwanda, R. O., Githure, J. I., Beier, J. C. & Knols, B. G. J., 2002, Climate change and Africa. Cambridge University Press, 412 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Eradication of Anopheles gambiae from Brazil : lessons for malaria control in Africa?

Killeen, G. F., Fillinger, U., Kiche, I., Gouagna, L. C. & Knols, B. G. J., 2002, In : The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 2, p. 618-627

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

168 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating environmental risks of biological control introductions: how to select safe natural enemies?

Loomans, A. J. M., van Lenteren, J. C., Bigler, F., Burgio, G., Hokkanen, H. M. T. & Thomas, M. B., 2002, In : IOBC/WPRS Bulletin. 25, p. 147-150

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademic

Extent of digestion affects the success of amplifying human DNA from blood meals of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae)

Mukabana, W. R., Takken, W., Seda, P., Killeen, G. F., Hawley, W. A. & Knols, B. G. J., 2002, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 92, 3, p. 233-239

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

48 Citations (Scopus)

Factors affecting the field performance of an attracticide against the codling moth Cydia pomonella

Lösel, P. M., Potting, R. P. J., Ebbinghaus, D. & Scherkenbeck, J., 2002, In : Pest Management Science. 58, p. 1029-1037

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

11 Citations (Scopus)

Field infestation of Phaseolus vulgaris by Acanthoscelides obtectus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae), parasitoid abundance, and consequences for storage pest control

Schmale, I., Wäckers, F. L. & Dorn, S., 2002, In : Environmental Entomology. 31, p. 859-863

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

29 Citations (Scopus)

Flavonoids from cabbage are feeding stimulants for diamondback moth larvae additional to glucosinolates : chemoreception and behaviour

van Loon, J. J. A., Wang, C. Z., Nielsen, J. K., Gols, R. & Qiu, Y. T., 2002, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 104, p. 27-34

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

69 Citations (Scopus)

Flexibility in host-search and patch-use strategies of insect parasitoids

Vet, L. E. M., Hemerik, L., Visser, M. E. & Wackers, F. L., 2002, The behavioural Ecology of parasites. Lewis, E. E., Campbell, J. F. & Sukhdeo, M. V. K. (eds.). Oxon U.K.: CABI Publishing, p. 39-64

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Functional biodiversity : boosting natural enemies by strategic use of nectar sources

Winkler, K., Buitriago, L. V., Larraz, V., Waeckers, F. & van Lenteren, J. C., 2002, Stimulation Programma Biodiversity 5 (2002). p. 6-8

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Getting more than a fair share: nutrition of worker larvae related to social parasitism in the Cape honey bee Apis mellifera capensis

Calis, J. N. M., Boot, W. J., Allsopp, M. H. & Beekman, M., 2002, In : Apidologie. 33, p. 193-202

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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40 Citations (Scopus)

Heteronomous hyperparasitoids for biological control of whiteflies : balancing benefits and risks

Loomans, A. J. M., Huang, Y., Bukovinszkiné-Kiss, G. & van Lenteren, J. C., 2002, In : IOBC/WPRS Bulletin. 25, p. 143-146

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademic

Heteronomous hyperparasitoids for biological control of whiteflies: for better or for worse?

Huang, Y., Loomans, A., Bukovinszkinè-Kiss, G. & van Lenteren, J. C., 2002, In : Proceedings of the Section Experimental and Applied Entomology of the Netherlands Entomological Society. 13, p. 131-136

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Host plant use of Phyllotreta nemorum: do coadapted gene complexes play a role?

de Jong, P. & Nielsen, J. K., 2002, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 104, p. 207-215

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

26 Citations (Scopus)

Host-specific cues cause differential attractiveness of Kenyan men to the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae

Mukabana, W. R., Takken, W., Coe, R. & Knols, B. G. J., 2002, In : Malaria Journal. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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How to behave? : evolution of host-handling behaviour in the whitefly parasitoid Encarsia formosa

Burger, J. M. S., 2002, S.l.. 194 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access

Impact of the egg parasitoid Uscana lariophaga and the larval-pupal parasitoid Dinarmus basalis on Callosobruchus maculatus populations and cowpea losses

van Huis, A., van Alebeek, F. A. N., van Es, M. & Sagnia, S. B., 2002, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 104, p. 289-297

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access

Induced parasitoid attraction by Arabidopsis thaliana : involvement of the octadecanoid and the salicylic acid pathway

van Poecke, M. P. & Dicke, M., 2002, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 53, p. 1793-1799

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

116 Citations (Scopus)

In elkaars voetsporen

Dicke, M., 2002, In : Entomologische Berichten. 62, p. 149-150

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access

Influence of antibiotics on the offspring production of the Wolbachia-infected parthenogenetic parasitoid Encarsia formosa

Stouthamer, R. & Mak, F., 2002, In : Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 80, p. 41-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

26 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of pesticide information sources on citrus farmer's knowledge, perception and practices in pest management, Mekong Delta, Vietnam

van Mele, P., Hai, T. V., Thas, O. & van Huis, A., 2002, In : International Journal of Pest Management. 48, 2, p. 169-177

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)