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Differential response in foliar chemistry of three ash species to emerald ash borer adult feedingAuthor(s): Yigen Chen; Justin G.A. Whitehill; Pierluigi Bonello; Therese M. Poland
Source: Journal of Chemical Ecology. 37: 29-39.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionThe emerald ash borer (EAB; Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire; Coleoptera: Buprestidae), is an exotic wood-boring beetle that has been threatening North American ash (Fraxinus spp.) resources since its discovery in Michigan and Ontario in 2002. In this study, we investigated the phytochemical responses of the three most common North American ash species (black, green, and white ash) in northeastern USA to EAB adult feeding.
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CitationAllstadt, A.J., A. M. Liebhold, D. M. Johnson, R. E. Davis, and K. J. Haynes. 2015. Temporal variation in the synchrony of weather and its consequences for spatiotemporal population dynamics. Ecology, 96: 2935–2946.
KeywordsAgrilus planipennis, Fraxinus, plant defense, phenolics, volatile organic compounds, VOCs, Coleoptera, Buprestidae
- In-situ genetic conservation of white ash (Fraxinus americana) at the Allegheny national forest
- Genetic transformation of Fraxinus spp. for resistance to the emerald ash borer
- Adventitious shoot regeneration and rooting of Fraxinus americana
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