Ronald J. Prokopy, BSc, PhD

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1975-2004 Department of Entomology University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Amherst, MA 
Area:
Rhagolets flies, pest management, insect behaviour
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Bio:

-BSc in agriculture from Cornell University in 1957
- PhD in entomology from Cornell University studying with George Gyrisco

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George G. Gyrisco grad student 1964 Cornell
 (Thesis: migratorybehaviour of the alfalfa weevil)
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Wright SE, Leskey TC, Jacome I, et al. (2012) Integration of insecticidal, phagostimulatory, and visual elements of an attract and kill system for apple maggot fly (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 105: 1548-56
Piñero JC, Agnello AM, Tuttle A, et al. (2011) Effectiveness of odor-baited trap trees for plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) monitoring in commercial apple orchards in the northeast. Journal of Economic Entomology. 104: 1613-21
Leskey TC, Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. (2008) Odor-baited trap trees: a novel management tool for plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 101: 1302-9
Leskey TC, Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. (2008) Odor-baited trap trees: a novel management tool for plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 101: 1302-9
Prokopy RJ, Jacome I, Gray E, et al. (2004) 3 using odor-baited trap trees as sentinels to monitor plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in apple orchards. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97: 511-7
Prokopy RJ, Jacome I, Gray E, et al. (2004) 3 using odor-baited trap trees as sentinels to monitor plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in apple orchards. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97: 511-7
Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. (2003) Field evaluation of plant odor and pheromonal combinations for attracting plum curculios. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 29: 2735-48
Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. (2003) Field evaluation of plant odor and pheromonal combinations for attracting plum curculios. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 29: 2735-48
Prokopy RJ, Miller NW, Piñero JC, et al. (2003) Effectiveness of GF-120 fruit fly bait spray applied to border area plants for control of melon flies (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 96: 1485-93
Prokopy RJ, Chandler BW, Dynok SA, et al. (2003) Odor-baited trap trees: a new approach to monitoring plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 96: 826-34
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