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Fungal endophyte diversity in coffee plants from Colombia, Hawai'i, Mexico and Puerto Rico
Coffee (Coffea arabica) plant tissues were surface-sterilized and fungal endophytes isolated using standard techniques, followed by DNA extraction and sequencing of the internal transcribed spacerExpand
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On the Eyes of Male Coffee Berry Borers as Rudimentary Organs
The coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei, is the most damaging insect pest of coffee worldwide. Like males in other species in the genus, male coffee berry borers have a lower number of facets inExpand
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A Potential Repellent Against the Coffee Berry Borer (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae)
Abstract The coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari), continues to pose a formidable challenge to coffee growers worldwide. Because of the cryptic life habit of the insect inside coffeeExpand
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A Mysterious Wing Spine in Male Coffee Berry Borers (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae)
Summary A spine was observed in the hind wings of male coffee berry borers, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), although it was not present in all males. Females doExpand
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Artificial diet sandwich reveals subsocial behaviour in the coffee berry borer Hypothenemus hampei (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae)
An artificial diet sandwich, consisting of coffee berry borer artificial diet within two glass plates, has been developed to elucidate the behaviour of the coffee berry borer, an insect that inExpand
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Early growth phase and caffeine content response to recent and projected increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide in coffee (Coffea arabica and C. canephora)
While [CO2] effects on growth and secondary chemistry are well characterized for annual plant species, little is known about perennials. Among perennials, production of Coffea arabica and C.Expand
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Calling Cards: Theory and Practice in the Study of Race, Gender, and Culture
In recent decades, the concepts of race, gender, and culture have come to function as “calling cards,” the terms by which we announce ourselves as professionals and negotiate acceptance and/orExpand
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