Ronald J. Prokopy, BSc, PhD - Publications

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

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2012 Wright SE, Leskey TC, Jacome I, Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. 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. PMID 23156149  1
2011 Piñero JC, Agnello AM, Tuttle A, Leskey TC, Faubert H, Koehler G, Los L, Morin G, Leahy K, Cooley DR, Prokopy RJ. 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. PMID 22066191 DOI: 10.1603/EC10310  1
2008 Leskey TC, Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. Odor-baited trap trees: a novel management tool for plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 101: 1302-9. PMID 18767740 DOI: 10.1603/0022-0493(2008)101[1302:ottanm]2.0.co;2  0.01
2008 Leskey TC, Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. Odor-baited trap trees: a novel management tool for plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 101: 1302-9. PMID 18767740 DOI: 10.1603/0022-0493(2008)101[1302:ottanm]2.0.co;2  1
2004 Prokopy RJ, Jacome I, Gray E, Trujillo G, Ricci M, Piñero JC. 3 using odor-baited trap trees as sentinels to monitor plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in apple orchards. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97: 511-7. PMID 15154475 DOI: 10.1093/jee/97.2.511  0.01
2004 Prokopy RJ, Jacome I, Gray E, Trujillo G, Ricci M, Piñero JC. 3 using odor-baited trap trees as sentinels to monitor plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in apple orchards. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97: 511-7. PMID 15154475 DOI: 10.1093/jee/97.2.511  1
2003 Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. Field evaluation of plant odor and pheromonal combinations for attracting plum curculios. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 29: 2735-48. PMID 14969360 DOI: 10.1023/b:joec.0000008017.16911.aa  0.01
2003 Piñero JC, Prokopy RJ. Field evaluation of plant odor and pheromonal combinations for attracting plum curculios. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 29: 2735-48. PMID 14969360 DOI: 10.1023/b:joec.0000008017.16911.aa  1
2003 Prokopy RJ, Miller NW, Piñero JC, Barry JD, Tran LC, Oride L, Vargas RI. 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. PMID 14650522  1
2003 Prokopy RJ, Chandler BW, Dynok SA, Piñero JC. Odor-baited trap trees: a new approach to monitoring plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 96: 826-34. PMID 12852623  1
2001 Piñero JC, Wright SE, Prokopy RJ. Response of plum curculio (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) to odor-baited traps near woods. Journal of Economic Entomology. 94: 1386-97. PMID 11777040 DOI: 10.1603/0022-0493-94.6.1386  1
2001 Leskey TC, Prokopy RJ, Wright SE, Phelan PL, Haynes LW. Evaluation of individual components of plum odor as potential attractants for adult plum curculios. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 27: 1-17. PMID 11382056 DOI: 10.1023/A:1005667430877  1
2001 Dukas R, Prokopy RJ, Papaj DR, Duan JJ. Egg laying behavior of Mediterranean fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae): Is social facilitation important? Florida Entomologist. 84: 665-671. DOI: 10.2307/3496399  1
1998 Green TA, Prokopy RJ. Diurnal behavior of the apple blotch leafminer moth, Phyllonorycter crataegella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) Canadian Entomologist. 130: 415-425.  1
1995 Prokopy RJ, Cooley SS, Phelan PL. Bioassay approaches to assessing behavioral responses of plum curculio adults (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) to host fruit odor Journal of Chemical Ecology. 21: 1073-1084. DOI: 10.1007/BF02228312  1
1994 Green TA, Prokopy RJ, Hosmer DW. Distance of response to host tree models by female apple maggot flies,Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsh) (Diptera: Tephritidae): Interaction of visual and olfactory stimuli. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 20: 2393-413. PMID 24242813 DOI: 10.1007/Bf02033209  1
1994 Prokopy RJ, Cooley SS, Prokopy JJ, Quan Q, Buonaccorsi JP. Interactive Effects Of Resource Abundance And State Of Adults On Residence Of Apple Maggot (Diptera, Tephritidae) Flies In Host Tree Patches Environmental Entomology. 23: 304-315. DOI: 10.1093/Ee/23.2.304  1
1994 Prokopy RJ, Cooley DR, Autio WR, Coli WM. Second-level integrated pest management in commercial apple orchards American Journal of Alternative Agriculture. 9: 148-156. DOI: 10.1017/S0889189300005890  1
1994 Prokopy RJ, Bergweiler C, Galarza L, Schwerin J. Prior experience affects the visual ability of Rhagoletis pomonella flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) to find host fruit Journal of Insect Behavior. 7: 663-677. DOI: 10.1007/BF01997438  1
1993 Prokopy RJ, Cooley SS, Galarza L, Bergweiler C, Lauzon CR. Bird droppings compete with bait sprays for Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsh) flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) Canadian Entomologist. 125: 413-422. DOI: 10.4039/Ent125413-3  1
1993 Prokopy RJ, Cooley SS, Papaj DR. How well can relative specialist Rhagoletis flies learn to discriminate fruit for oviposition? Journal of Insect Behavior. 6: 167-176. DOI: 10.1007/Bf01051502  1
1992 Prokopy RJ, Papaj DR, Hendrichs J, Wong TTY. Behavioral responses of Ceratitis capitata flies to bait spray droplets and natural food Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata. 64: 247-257. DOI: 10.1111/J.1570-7458.1992.Tb01615.X  1
1992 Papaj DR, Averill AL, Prokopy RJ, Wong TTY. Host-marking pheromone and use of previously established oviposition sites by the mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Journal of Insect Behavior. 5: 583-598. DOI: 10.1007/Bf01048006  1
1991 Prokopy RJ, Drew RA, Sabine BN, Lloyd AC, Hamacek E. Effect of physiological and experiential state ofBactrocera tryoni flies on intra-tree foraging behavior for food (bacteria) and host fruit. Oecologia. 87: 394-400. PMID 28313268 DOI: 10.1007/BF00634597  0.01
1991 Prokopy RJ, Drew RA, Sabine BN, Lloyd AC, Hamacek E. Effect of physiological and experiential state ofBactrocera tryoni flies on intra-tree foraging behavior for food (bacteria) and host fruit. Oecologia. 87: 394-400. PMID 28313268 DOI: 10.1007/BF00634597  0.01
1991 Prokopy RJ, Drew RAI, Sabine BNE, Lloyd AC, Hamacek E. Effect of physiological and experiential state of Bactrocera tryoni flies on intra-tree foraging behavior for food (bacteria) and host fruit Oecologia. 87: 394-400. DOI: 10.1007/BF00634597  1
1991 Hendrichs J, Katsoyannos BI, Papaj DR, Prokopy RJ. Sex differences in movement between natural feeding and mating sites and tradeoffs between food consumption, mating success and predator evasion in Mediterranean fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) Oecologia. 86: 223-231. DOI: 10.1007/Bf00317534  1
1990 Papaj DR, Roitberg BD, Opp SB, Aluja M, Prokopy RJ, Wong TTY. Effect of marking pheromone on clutch size in the Mediterranean fruit fly Physiological Entomology. 15: 463-468. DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-3032.1990.Tb00535.X  1
1990 Prokopy RJ, Green TA, Vargas RI. Dacus dorsalis flies can learn to find and accept host fruit Journal of Insect Behavior. 3: 663-672. DOI: 10.1007/BF01052335  1
1989 Papaj DR, Prokopy RJ. Ecological and evolutionary aspects of learning in phytophagous insects Annual Review of Entomology. Vol. 34. 315-350. DOI: 10.1146/Annurev.En.34.010189.001531  1
1989 Prokopy RJ, Cooley SS, Opp SB. Prior experience influences the fruit residence of male apple maggot flies, Rhagoletis pomonella Journal of Insect Behavior. 2: 39-48. DOI: 10.1007/BF01053617  1
1989 Papaj DR, Opp SB, Prokopy RJ, Wong TTY. Cross-induction of fruit acceptance by the medfly Ceratitis capitata: The role of fruit size and chemistry Journal of Insect Behavior. 2: 241-254. DOI: 10.1007/Bf01053295  1
1988 Papaj DR, Prokopy RJ. The effect of prior adult experience on components of habitat preference in the apple maggot fly (Rhagoletis pomonella). Oecologia. 76: 538-543. PMID 28312404 DOI: 10.1007/Bf00397866  0.04
1988 Prokopy RJ, Diehl SR, Cooley SS. Behavioral evidence for host races in Rhagoletis pomonella flies. Oecologia. 76: 138-147. PMID 28312391 DOI: 10.1007/BF00379612  0.01
1988 Prokopy RJ, Papaj DR. Learning of apple fruit biotypes by apple maggot flies Journal of Insect Behavior. 1: 67-74. DOI: 10.1007/Bf01052504  1
1988 Papaj DR, Prokopy RJ. The effect of prior adult experience on components of habitat preference in the apple maggot fly (Rhagoletis pomonella) Oecologia. 76: 538-543. DOI: 10.1007/BF00397866  1
1988 Prokopy RJ, Diehl SR, Cooley SS. Behavioral evidence for host races in Rhagoletis pomonella flies Oecologia. 76: 138-147. DOI: 10.1007/BF00379612  1
1987 Butkewich SL, Prokopy RJ, Green TA. Discrimination of occupied host fruit by plum curculio females (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology. 13: 1833-41. PMID 24302392 DOI: 10.1007/BF01013232  1
1987 Papaj DR, Prokopy RJ, McDonald PT, Wong TTY. Differences in learning between wild and laboratory Ceratitis capitata flies Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata. 45: 65-72. DOI: 10.1111/J.1570-7458.1987.Tb02256.X  1
1987 Prokopy RJ, Papaj DR, Opp SB, Wong TTY. Intra-tree foraging behavior of Ceratitis capitata flies in relation to host fruit density and quality Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata. 45: 251-258. DOI: 10.1111/J.1570-7458.1987.Tb01091.X  1
1987 Stanek EJ, Diehl SR, Dgetluck N, Stokes ME, Prokopy RJ. Statistical methods for analyzing discrete responses of insects tested repeatedly Environmental Entomology. 16: 319-326. DOI: 10.1093/Ee/16.2.319  1
1986 Papaj DR, Prokopy RJ. Phytochemical basis of learning inRhagoletis pomonella and other herbivorous insects. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 12: 1125-43. PMID 24307051 DOI: 10.1007/Bf01639000  1
1986 Prokopy RJ, Papaj DR, Cooley SS, Kallet C. On the nature of learning in oviposition site acceptance by apple maggot flies Animal Behaviour. 34: 98-107. DOI: 10.1016/0003-3472(86)90011-4  1
1985 Coli WM, Green TA, Hosmer TA, Prokopy RJ. Use of visual traps for monitoring insect pests in the Massachusetts apple IPM program Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 14: 251-265. DOI: 10.1016/0167-8809(85)90040-4  1
1984 Roitberg BD, Prokopy RJ. Host visitation sequence as a determinant of search persistence in fruit parasitic tephritid flies. Oecologia. 62: 7-12. PMID 28310730 DOI: 10.1007/BF00377365  1
1982 Prokopy RJ, Averill AL, Bardinelli CM, Bowdan ES, Cooley SS, Crnjar RM, Dundulis EA, Roitberg CA, Spatcher PJ, Tumlinson JH, Weeks BL. Site of production of an oviposition-deterring pheromone component in Rhagoletis pomonella flies Journal of Insect Physiology. 28. DOI: 10.1016/0022-1910(82)90016-6  1
1982 Prokopy RJ, Malavasi A, Morgante JS. Oviposition deterring pheromone in Anastrepha fraterculus flies Journal of Chemical Ecology. 8: 763-771. DOI: 10.1007/BF00988317  1
1967 Prokopy RJ, Armbrust EJ, Cothran WR, Gyrisco GG. Migration of the Alfalfa Weevil, Hypera postica (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), to and from Estivation Sites Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 60: 26-31. DOI: 10.1093/Aesa/60.1.26  1
1966 Armbrust EJ, Prokopy RJ, Cothran WR, Gyrisco GG. Fall and Spring Oviposition of the Alfalfa Weevil and the Proper Timing of Fall Insecticide Applications Journal of Economic Entomology. 59: 384-387. DOI: 10.1093/Jee/59.2.384  1
1965 Prokopy RJ, Gyrisco GG. Diel Flight Activity of Migrating Alfalfa Weevils, Hypera postica (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 58: 642-647. DOI: 10.1093/Aesa/58.5.642  1
1965 Prokopy RJ, Gyrisco GG. Summer Migration of the Alfalfa Weevil, Hypera postica (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 58: 630-641. DOI: 10.1093/Aesa/58.5.630  1
1964 Hardee DD, Prokopy RJ, Gutenmann WH, Lisk DJ, Gyrisco GG. Residues of Telodrin Following Fall, Spring, and Summer Applications to Alfalfa Journal of Economic Entomology. 57: 24-26. DOI: 10.1093/Jee/57.1.24  1
1963 Prokopy RJ, Gyrisco GG. A Fall Flight Period of the Alfalfa Weevil in New York Journal of Economic Entomology. 56: 241-241. DOI: 10.1093/Jee/56.2.241  1
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