• Publications
  • Influence
Characterization of pXV10A, a Copper Resistance Plasmid in Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria.
The efficacy of copper bactericides for control of Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria in eastern Oklahoma tomato fields was evaluated. Copper bactericides did not provide adequate control, andExpand
  • 84
  • 4
Development and Validation of a Real-Time PCR Assay for Rapid Detection of Two-Spotted Spider Mite, Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae)
Spider mites of the genus Tetranychus are difficult to identify due to their limited diagnostic characters. Many of them are morphologically similar and males are needed for species-levelExpand
  • 12
  • 1
  • PDF
Rapid and accurate identification of Xanthomonas citri subspecies citri by fluorescence in situ hybridization
Citrus canker is an economically important disease caused by the bacterial pathogen Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri (Xcc). This organism targets a wide range of citrus plants, including sweet orange,Expand
  • 1
  • 1
Development and evaluation of a real-time PCR assay for the detection of Acarapis woodi (tracheal mites) in Apis mellifera
The tracheal mite, Acarapis woodi, is an obligate endoparasite of honeybees and a regulated pest in countries where these mites are absent. This work describes the development of a real-time PCRExpand
  • 3
  • 1
A Biosecurity Response to Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Auckland, New Zealand
ABSTRACT A biosecurity response was triggered by the detection of Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (Diptera: Culicidae) at the Port of Auckland, New Zealand, Ae. albopictus does not occur in New Zealand andExpand
  • 17
Convergence Theorems for the Class of Zamfirescu Operators
In this paper, we establish two strong convergence theorems to approximate fixed points of Zamfirescu operators in normed linear spaces. In the first part of the paper the generalised Mann iterationExpand
  • 5
  • PDF
Establishment of Oulenziella gen. nov. for Oulenzia bakeri (Hughes, 1962) (Acari: Winterschmidtiidae).
A new genus, Oulenziella, is proposed for Oulenzia bakeri (Hughes, 1962), a species originally collected on jute (Corchorus sp., Malvaceae) from India. Oulenziella bakeri (Hughes, 1962) comb. nov. isExpand
  • 2
  • PDF
Redescription of Oulenzia arboricola (Oudemans, 1928), type species of Oulenzia Radford, 1950 (Acari: Astigmata: Winterschmidtiidae)
Abstract A detailed description and illustration of Oulenzia arboricola (Oudemans, 1928) are provided based on the type specimen collected on Hevea leaves, from Medan, Deli, Sumatra (Indonesia). TheExpand
  • 2
  • PDF
Real‐time PCR assays for rapid detection of Zeugodacus cucumis and Bactrocera jarvisi (Diptera: Tephritidae) for quarantine application
Zeugodacus cucumis and Bactrocera jarvisi are pests of fruit and vegetable crops and cause damage to horticulture industries. Immature stages of these two fruit fly species have been intercepted inExpand
  • 2