Works (55)

2018 journal article

Changes in the Peripheral Chemosensory System Drive Adaptive Shifts in Food Preferences in Insects

FRONTIERS IN CELLULAR NEUROSCIENCE, 12.

By: A. Wada-Katsumata, H. Robertson, J. Silverman & C. Schal

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 19, 2018

2018 journal article

Frequently mated males have higher protein preference in German cockroaches

BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY, 29(6), 1453–1461.

By: K. Jensen & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: January 7, 2019

2017 journal article

Effects of foraging distance on macronutrient balancing and performance in the german cockroach blattella germanica

Journal of Experimental Biology, 220(2), 304–311.

By: A. Ko, K. Jensen, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Behaviours mediating ant invasions

Biological Invasions and Animal Behaviour, 221–244.

By: J. Silverman & G. Buczkowski

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Diet quality affects bait performance in German cockroaches (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae)

Pest Management Science, 72(10), 1826–1836.

By: A. Ko, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Insecticide resistance and diminished secondary kill performance of bait formulations against German cockroaches (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae)

Pest Management Science, 72(9), 1778–1784.

By: A. Ko, D. Bieman, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Insecticide resistance and nutrition interactively shape life-history parameters in German cockroaches

Scientific Reports, 6.

By: K. Jensen, A. Ko, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Adaptive contraction of diet breadth affects sexual maturation and specific nutrient consumption in an extreme generalist omnivore

Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 28(4), 906–916.

By: K. Jensen, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Aphid honeydew provides a nutritionally balanced resource for incipient Argentine ant mutualists

Animal Behaviour, 95, 33–39.

By: J. Shik, A. Kay & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Diet specialization in an extreme omnivore: Nutritional regulation in glucose-averse German cockroaches

Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 27(10), 2096–2105.

By: J. Shik, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Changes in taste neurons support the emergence of an adaptive behavior in cockroaches

Science, 340(6135), 972–975.

By: A. Wada-Katsumata, J. Silverman & C. Schal

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Prey handling performance facilitates competitive dominance of an invasive over native keystone ant

Behavioral Ecology, 24(6), 1312–1319.

By: D. Bednar, J. Shik & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Propagule pressure and climate contribute to the displacement of Linepithema humile by Pachycondyla chinensis

PLoS One, 8(2).

By: E. Rice & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Submissive behaviour and habituation facilitate entry into habitat occupied by an invasive ant

Animal Behaviour, 86(3), 497–506.

By: E. Rice & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Towards a nutritional ecology of invasive establishment: aphid mutualists provide better fuel for incipient Argentine ant colonies than insect prey

Biological Invasions, 15(4), 829–836.

By: J. Shik & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Effect of scattered and discrete hydramethylnon bait placement on the Asian needle ant

Journal of Economic Entomology, 105(5), 1751–1757.

By: E. Rice, J. Shik & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Fusion between Southeastern United States Argentine ant colonies and its effect on colony size and productivity

Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 105(2), 268–274.

By: G. Vasquez, E. Vargo & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Differential inputs from chemosensory appendages mediate feeding responses to glucose in wild-type and glucose-averse german cockroaches, Blattella germanica

Chemical Senses, 36(7), 589–600.

By: A. Wada-Katsumata, J. Silverman & C. Schal

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Tandem carrying, a new foraging strategy in ants: description, function, and adaptive significance relative to other described foraging strategies

Naturwissenschaften (Berlin, Germany), 98(8), 651–659.

By: B. Guenard & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

The Argentine ant persists through unfavorable winters via a mutualism facilitated by a native tree

Environmental Entomology, 40(5), 1019–1026.

By: R. Brightwell & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Urban areas may serve as habitat and corridors for dry-adapted, heat tolerant species; an example from ants

Urban Ecosystems, 14(2), 135–163.

By: S. Menke, B. Guenard, J. Sexton, M. Weiser, R. Dunn & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Use of termites, Reticulitermes virginicus, as a springboard in the invasive success of a predatory ant, Pachycondyla (=Brachyponera) chinensis

Insectes Sociaux, 58(4), 459–467.

By: D. Bednar & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Argentine ant invasion associated with loblolly pines in the southeastern United States: Minimal impacts but seasonally sustained

Environmental Entomology, 39(4), 1141–1150.

By: A. Rowles & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Combined effect of hemipteran control and liquid bait on Argentine ant populations

Journal of Economic Entomology, 103(5), 1790–1796.

By: R. Brightwell, S. Bambara & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Impact of Linepithema humile and Tapinoma sessile (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) on three natural enemies of Aphis gossypii (Hemiptera: Aphididae)

Biological Control, 54(3), 285–291.

By: B. Powell & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Invasive Argentine ants reduce fitness of red maple via a mutualism with an endemic coccid

Biological Invasions, 12(7), 2051–2057.

By: R. Brightwell & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Is it easy to be urban? Convergent success in urban habitats among lineages of a widespread native ant

PLoS One, 5(2).

By: S. Menke, W. Booth, R. Dunn, C. Schal, E. Vargo & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Northward expansion of the invasive Linepithema humile (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the eastern United States is constrained by winter soil temperatures

Environmental Entomology, 39(5), 1659–1665.

By: R. Brightwell, P. Labadie & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Population growth of Aphis gossypii and Myzus persicae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in the presence of Linepithema humile and Tapinoma sessile (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Environmental Entomology, 39(5), 1492–1499.

By: B. Powell & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Carbohydrate supply limits invasion of natural communities by Argentine ants

Oecologia, 161(1), 161–171.

By: A. Rowles & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Colony fusion in Argentine ants is guided by worker and queen cuticular hydrocarbon profile similarity

Journal of Chemical Ecology, 35(8), 922–932.

By: G. Vasquez, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Effects of honeydew-producing hemipteran denial on local argentine ant distribution and boric acid bait performance

Journal of Economic Entomology, 102(3), 1170–1174.

By: R. Brightwell & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Cuticular hydrocarbons as queen adoption cues in the invasive Argentine ant

Journal of Experimental Biology, 211(8), 1249–1256.

By: G. Vasquez, C. Schal & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Intraspecific aggression and colony fusion in the Argentine ant

Animal Behaviour, 75, 583–593.

By: G. Vasquez & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Queen acceptance and the complexity of nestmate discrimination in the Argentine ant

Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 62(4), 537–548.

By: G. Vasquez & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 review

The Argentine ant: Challenges in managing an invasive unicolonial pest

[Review of ]. Annual Review of Entomology, 53, 231–252.

By: J. Silverman & R. Brightwell

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Argentine ant foraging activity and interspecific competition in complete vs. queenless and broodless colonies

Insectes Sociaux, 54(4), 329–333.

By: R. Brightwell & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Geographical variation in Argentine ant aggression behaviour mediated by environmentally derived nestmate recognition cues

Animal Behaviour, 71, 327–335.

By: G. Buczkowski & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Trap-mulching Argentine ants

Journal of Economic Entomology, 99(5), 1757–1760.

By: J. Silverman, C. Sorenson & M. Waldvogel

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Context-dependent nestmate discrimination and the effect of action thresholds on exogenous cue recognition in the Argentine ant

Animal Behaviour, 69(Mar-05), 741–749.

By: G. Buczkowski & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Diet-related modification of cuticular hydrocarbon profiles of the Argentine ant, Linepithema humile, diminishes intercolony aggression

Journal of Chemical Ecology, 31(4), 829–843.

By: G. Buczkowski, R. Kumar, S. Suib & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Effects of interspecific competition between two urban ant species, Linepithema humile and Monomorium minimum, on toxic bait performance

Journal of Economic Entomology, 98(2), 493–501.

By: P. Alder & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

A comparison of monitoring methods used to detect changes in Argentine ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) populations

Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology, 21(3), 142–149.

By: P. Alder & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

The diminutive supercolony: the Argentine ants of the southeastern United States

Molecular Ecology, 13(8), 2235–2242.

By: G. Buczkowski, E. Vargo & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Effect of aromatic cedar mulch on Argentine ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) foraging activity and nest establishment

Journal of Economic Entomology, 96(3), 850–855.

By: H. Meissner & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Nestmate discrimination in ants: effect of bioassay on aggressive behavior

Insectes Sociaux, 50(2), 151–159.

By: T. Roulston, G. Buczkowski & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Retrieval of granular bait by the Argentine ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Effect of clumped versus scattered dispersion patterns

Journal of Economic Entomology, 96(3), 871–874.

By: J. Silverman & T. Roulston

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

The effect of food size and dispersion pattern on retrieval rate by the Argentine ant, Linepithema humile (Hymenoptera: formicidae)

Journal of Insect Behavior, 15(5), 633–648.

By: T. Roulston & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Acceptance and intake of gel and liquid sucrose compositions by the argentine ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Journal of Economic Entomology, 94(2), 511–515.

By: J. Silverman & T. Roulston

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Colony disassociation following diet partitioning in a unicolonial ant

Naturwissenschaften (Berlin, Germany), 88(2), 73–77.

By: J. Silverman & D. Liang

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Effects of aromatic cedar mulch on the Argentine ant and the odorous house ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Journal of Economic Entomology, 94(6), 1526–1531.

By: H. Meissner & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Hydrocarbon-released nestmate aggression in the Argentine ant, Linepithema humile, following encounters with insect prey

Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. B, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, 129(4), 871–882.

By: D. Liang, G. Blomquist & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Soil-free collection of Argentine ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) based on food-directed brood and queen movement

Florida Entomologist, 83(1), 10–16.

By: J. Silverman & B. Nsimba

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

You are what you eat: Diet modifies cuticular hydrocarbons and nestmate recognition in the Argentine ant, Linepithema humile

Naturwissenschaften (Berlin, Germany), 87(9), 412–416.

By: D. Liang & J. Silverman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Effect of fipronil on bait formulation-based aversion in the German cockroach (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae)

Journal of Economic Entomology, 92(4), 886–889.

By: J. Silverman & D. Liang

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018