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2016
8 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)
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Delia radicum
broccoli
herbivores
greenhouses
larvae
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Field-based evaluation of a novel SPME-GC-MS method for investigation of below-ground interaction between brassica roots and larvae of cabbage root fly, Delia radicum L

Deasy, W., Shepherd, T., Alexander, CJ., Birch, ANE. & Evans, KA., 30 Sep 2016, In : Phytochemical Analysis. 27, 6, p. 343 - 353 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Delia radicum
Brassica
mass spectrometry
larvae
sulfur
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Estimating the costs and benefits of adapting agriculture to climate change

Wreford, A., Moran, D., Moxey, A., Evans, KA., Fox, NJ., Glenk, K., Hutchings, MR., McCracken, DI., McVittie, A., Mitchell, MA., Topp, CFE. & Wall, E., 2015, In : EuroChoices. 14, 2, p. 16 - 23 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate effect
climate change
agriculture
food
ecosystem
1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Identification and disruption of bacteria associated with sheep scab mites - novel means of control?

Hall, SA., Mack, K., Blackwell, A. & Evans, KA., 2015, In : Experimental Parasitology. 157, p. 110 - 116

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Psoroptes ovis
mites
bacteria
endosymbionts
antibiotics
2014
5 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial and temporal analysis of wheat bulb fly (Delia coarctata, Fallén) oviposition: consequences for pest population monitoring

Rogers, CD., Guimaraes, RML., Evans, KA. & Rogers, SA., 27 Apr 2014, In : Journal of Pest Science. 88, 1, p. 75 - 86 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delia coarctata
bulbs
population density
oviposition
pests
4 Citations (Scopus)

Wheat bulb fly, Delia coarctata, larval attraction to phenolic components of host-plant root exudates

Rogers, CD. & Evans, KA., Feb 2014, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 150, 2, p. 166 - 173 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delia coarctata
root exudates
bulbs
host plants
syringic acid
2013
6 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural response of wheat bulb fly (Delia coarctata, Diptera: Anthomyiidae) larvae to the primary plant metabolite carbon dioxide

Rogers, C. D., Evans, KA., Parker, JP. & Pappa, V., Dec 2013, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 103, 6, p. 675-682

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delia coarctata
Anthomyiidae
bulbs
carbon dioxide
metabolites
9 Citations (Scopus)
Delia coarctata
hydroxamic acids
Anthomyiidae
root exudates
bulbs
2012
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of grass dry matter intake and fat supplementation on progesterone metabolism in lactating dairy cows

Hutchinson, I. A., Dewhurst, R. J., Evans, A. C. O., Lonergan, P. & Butler, S. T., 2012, In : Theriogenology. 78, 4, p. 878-886

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of supplementation with different fat sources on the mechanisms involved in reproductive performance in lactating dairy cattle

Hutchinson, I. A., Hennessy, A. A., Waters, S. M., Dewhurst, R. J., Evans, A. C. O., Lonergan, P. & Butler, S. T., 2012, In : Theriogenology. 78, 1, p. 12-27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
2011
118 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting impacts of climate change on Fasciola hepatica risk

Fox, NJ., White, PCL., McClean, CJ., Marion, G., Evans, KA. & Hutchings, MR., 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6(1), p. 1 - 9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Coats for plants: keeping pathogens and pests at bay

Walters, DR. & Evans, KA., Aug 2008, In : Biologist. 55, 3, p. 154-159

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cues
pests
Insects
pathogens
Fungal Structures
7 Citations (Scopus)

Locomotory behaviour of the seven-spotted ladybird

Thornham, DG., Blackwell, A., Evans, KA., Wakefield, M. & Walters, KFA., 2008, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 152, p. 349 - 359 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007
5 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of kaolin particle film on Myzus persicae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) behaviour and performance.

Barker, JE., Holaschke, M., Fulton, A., Evans, KA. & Powell, G., Oct 2007, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 97, 5, p. 455-460

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

particle films
kaolin
Myzus persicae
Aphididae
Hemiptera
13 Citations (Scopus)

Feeding responses of adult seven-spotted ladybirds, Coccinella septempunctata (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae), to insecticide contaminated prey in laboratory arenas

Thornham, DG., Stamp, C., Walters, K., Mathers, J., Wakefields, M., Blackwell, A. & Evans, KA., 2007, In : Biocontrol Science and Technology. 17, 10, p. 983-994

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coccinella septempunctata
Coccinellidae
insecticides
Coleoptera
organophosphorus compounds

Sexual dimorphism in the distribution and biometrics of the palpal sensilla of Coccinella septempunctata, and a description of a new sensilla

Thornham, DG., Wakefields, M., Blackwell, A., Evans, KA. & Walters, KFA., Jul 2007, In : Acta Entomologica Sinica. 50, 7, p. 667-674

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coccinella septempunctata
sensilla
biometry
sexual dimorphism
palps
2006
17 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of kaolin particle film on Plutella xylostella behaviour and development

Barker, JE., Fulton, A., Evans, KA. & Powell, G., 2006, In : Pest Management Science. 62, p. 498 - 504 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004
16 Citations (Scopus)

Toward development of neem-based repellents against the Scottish Highland biting midge Culicoides impunctatus

Blackwell, A., Evans, KA., Strang, RHC. & Cole, M., 2004, In : Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 18, p. 1 - 4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003
4 Citations (Scopus)

Host plant choice and location by larvae of the wheat bulb fly (Delia coarctata)

Marriott, C. & Evans, KA., Jan 2003, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 106, 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delia coarctata
bulbs
host plant
host plants
wheat
2001

Lygid damage as a pod access mechanism for Dasineura brassicae oviposition

Hughes, JM. & Evans, KA., 2001, In : Journal of Applied Entomology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998
2 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of climatic changes on the distribution of Paratrichodorus minor (Nematoda: Trichodoridae) as estimated using 'CLIMEX'

Yeates, GW., Boag, B., Evans, KA. & Neilson, R., 1998, In : Nematologica. 44, p. 293 - 301 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Response of the cabbage seed weevil (Ceutorhynchus assimilis) to baits of extracted and synthetic host-plant odour

Evans, KA. & Allen-Williams, LJ., 1998, In : Journal of Chemical Ecology. 24, p. 2101 - 2114 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

The application of GIS techniques to estimate the establishment and potential spread of Artioposthia triangulata in Scotland

Boag, B., Jones, HD., Evans, KA., Neilson, R., Yeates, GW. & Johns, PM., 1998, In : Pedobiologia. 42, p. 504 - 210 293 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997
7 Citations (Scopus)

Global potential distribution of European Longidorid virus-vector nematodes

Boag, B., Evans, KA., Yeates, GW., Brown, DJF. & Neilson, R., 1997, In : Nematologica. 43, p. 99 - 106 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The COIRE Project: The interaction of weed distribution with geographical and management factors and the relationship with other pest problems of oilseed rape

Davies, DHK., McRoberts, N., Foster, GN., Evans, KA., Whytock, GP. & Wale, SJ., 1997, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. p. 1 - 12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1995
17 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of the global potential distribution of the predatory land planarian Artioposthia triangulata (Dendy) (Tricladida:Terricola) from ecoclimatic data.

Boag, B., Evans, KA., Yeates, GW., Johns, PM. & Neilson, R., 1995, In : New Zealand Journal of Zoology. 22, p. 311 - 318 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

The potential spread of terrestrial planarians Artioposthia triangulata and Australoplana sanguinea var. alba to continental Europe

Boag, B., Evans, KA., Neilson, R., Yeates, GW., Johns, PM., Mather, JG., Christensen, OM. & Jones, HD., 1995, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 127, p. 385 - 390 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1994

Integrated pest management in oilseed rape in Europe.

Evans, KA. & Scarisbrick, DH., 1994, In : Crop Protection. 13, p. 403 - 412 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory and field response of the pollen beetle, Meligethes aeneus, to the odour of oilseed rape.

Evans, KA. & Allen-Williams, LJ., 1994, In : Physiological Entomology. 19, p. 285 - 290 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1993
26 Citations (Scopus)

Distant olfactory response of the cabbage seed weevil, Ceutorhynchus assimilis, to oilseed rape odour in the field.

Evans, KA. & Allen-Williams, LJ., 1993, In : Physiological Entomology. 18, p. 251 - 256 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1992
49 Citations (Scopus)
Ceutorhynchus assimilis
Weevils
Oilseeds
Brassica napus
electroantennography
1991

Response of cabbage seed weevils (Ceutorhynchus assimilis Payk.) to rape plant odour in the field and in the laboratory

Evans, KA., Allen-Williams, LJ. & Simpkins, I., 1991, In : Cruciferae Newsletter. 14-15, p. 158-159

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990
8 Citations (Scopus)

Deterrents extracted from the leaves of Ginkgo biloba: effects on feeding and contact chemoreceptors

Yan, FS., Evans, KA., Stevens, LH., Van Beek, TA. & Schoonhoven, LM., Jan 1990, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 54, 1, p. 57-64

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ginkgo biloba
chemoreceptors
antifeedant
Ginkgo
Pieris brassicae
1986
43 Citations (Scopus)

Azadirachtin, ecdysteroids and ecdysis in Locusta migratoria

Mordue, AJ., Evans, KA. & Charlet, M., 1986, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part C: Comparative. 85, 2, p. 297-301

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locusta migratoria
Ecdysteroids
Molting
Aerophagy
Nymph
1985
57 Citations (Scopus)

Azadirachtin: its effects on gut motility, growth and moulting in Locusta

Mordue, AJ., Cottee, PK. & Evans, KA., Dec 1985, In : Physiological Entomology. 10, 4, p. 431-437

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locusta
Molting
azadirachtin
motility
molting