Insects — Journal Editorial Board

Editor

Dr. Brian T. Forschler
Editor-in-Chief
Department of Entomology, University of Georgia, 413 Biological Sciences Building, Athens, GA 30602-2603, USA
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Interests: termite behavior; field efficacy of termite baits; new chemistries for novel termite control tactics; determination of subterranean termite social structure using agonism; morphological characters; cuticular hydrocarbon analysis and genetic markers
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals

Editorial Board Members (46)

Dr. Geoffrey M. Attardo
Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology and Nematology, 37 Briggs Hall, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
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Interests: vector biology; reproductive biology; tsetse flies; mosquitoes; transcriptomics; metabolomics; molecular biology; genetics; biochemistry
Dr. Spencer T. Behmer
Department of Entomology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-2475, USA
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Interests: insect nutritional physiology; foraging behavior; physiological ecology; plant-insect interactions
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Benelli
Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment, University of Pisa, Via del Borghetto 80, 56124, Pisa, Italy
Tel. +390502216116; Fax: +390502216116
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Interests: arthropod vectors; entomology; insect control; mosquitoes; nano-synthesis; nanoparticles; nano-pesticides; nanotechnology; non-target effects; ticks; aggression; behavioral asymmetries; courtship; ecology; entomology; insects; laterality; lateralization; mites; parasitology; vectors
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Agriculture: Pollination and Agriculture
Special Issue in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health: Together in the Fight against Arthropod-Borne Diseases: A One Health Perspective
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Green Synthesis of Nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Julio S. Bernal
Department of Entomology (MS 2475), College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A& M University, College Station, TX 77843-2475, USA
Fax: +1 979 8455926
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Interests: biological control; parasitoid ecology and behavior; insect-plant interactions; GMO crops; agriculture and pest management in developing countries
Dr. Antonio Biondi
Department of Agri-Food and Environmental Systems Management, University of Catania, Via Santa Sofia 100, 95123, Catania, Italy
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Interests: biological control; biopesticides; insecticide toxicology; integrated pest management; invasive pests
Prof. Paulo A. V. Borges
Faculty of Agrarian and Environmental Sciences, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of the Azores, Rua Capitão João D'Avila 9700-042 Angra do Heroísmo Terceira, Azores, Portugal
Tel. (351) 96 8933212
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Interests: macroecology; community ecology (SADs; SARs); island biogeography; conservation; beetle taxonomy; bioespeleology, termite Control; insect pollination
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Diversity: Selected Papers from The ISLAND BIOLOGY–2016 - An International Conference on Island Evolution, Ecology, and Conservation (18-22 July 2016)
Prof. Dr. Drion G. Boucias
Entomology and Nematology Department, University of Florida, Building 970, Natural Area Dr. (Steinmetz Hall), Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
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Interests: insect pathology; insect disease interactions; microbial metabolites; epizootiology; microbial control; structure-function relationships; symbiont/pathogen interactions
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Special Issue in Insects: Insect Pathology
Prof. Dr. Michael D. Breed
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309-0334, USA
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Interests: behavior and ecology of social insects; social communication; division of labor; orientation; honeybees; ants; paraponera; ponerine ants
Dr. Wolfgang Büchs
Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Institute for Crop and Soil Science, Bundesallee 50, 38116 Braunschweig, Germany
Tel. +495315962309; Fax: +49 531 596 2399
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Interests: insects of agro-ecosystems: biodiversity, biotic indicators, nutritional ecology, pests, predators, soil insects, multitrophic-interactions, effects of GMO´s and/or pesticides on non-targets
Prof. Dr. Ring T. Cardé
Department of Entomology, University of California, Boyden 216, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
Tel. +951-827-4492
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Interests: odor-mediated behavior of insects; moth communication; orientation by female mosquitoes to odors from prospective hosts
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