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Data from: Quantifying Insect Dispersal Distances from Trapping Detections Data to Predict Delimiting Survey Radii, Florida fruit fly Distances

    Trapping survey detections data for Medfly and OFF with latitudes and longitudes and other spatial identifications removed, to protect private properties from being identified. Data are from Florida, 1956-2018, and were used to quantify the dispersal kernel, or total distance travelled, up to 30 days. "Collected Florida fruit fly distances data v1.csv" is the data with clustering for proximity in time and space. This data includes distance metrics calculated for each record, from the cluster centroid.

    Data from: Quantifying Insect Dispersal Distances from Trapping Detections Data to Predict Delimiting Survey Radii, raw Mexfly data

      Trapping survey detections data for Mexfly, Anastrepha ludens, with latitudes and longitudes and other spatial identifications removed, to protect private properties from being identified. Data are from Texas, 2016-2019, and were used to quantify the dispersal kernel, or total distance travelled, up to 30 days. "Raw Mexfly detections data v1.csv" is the dataset for all detections, which can be used to verify the records that were included (clustered) in the analysis or not (not clustered).

      Data from: Retention of Pantoea agglomerans Sc1R across stadia of the southern green stink bug, Nezara viridula (L.) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae)

        This study aims to determine the acquisition of the bacterium Pantoea agglomerans strain Sc1R by early instars of Southern green stink bug, Nezara viridula, and determine persistence of P. agglomerans Sc1R across subsequent stadia. 1st and 2nd instars were exposed to P. agglomerans Sc1R and subsequently maintained to adulthood; cohorts were sampled at 3rd and 5th instars, as well as adults.

        Soybean Aphids per Plant Among Soybean Lines Containing Various Rag Genes

          The files presented here report the number of soybean aphids on soybean lines that differed in the *Rag* genes they contained. Tests were conducted separately against two soybean aphid colonies, which were maintained on soybean plants at North Central Agricultural Research Laboratory (NCARL), USDA-ARS, Brookings, South Dakota, USA.

          Data from: Comparative analysis of genome sequences from four strains of the Buchnera aphidicola Mp endosymbiont of the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae

            Myzus persicae, the green peach aphid, is a polyphagous herbivore that feeds on hundreds of species of mostly dicot crop plants. Like other phloem-feeding aphids, M. persicae rely on the endosymbiotic bacterium, Buchnera aphidicola (Buchnera Mp), for biosynthesis of essential amino acids and other nutrients that are not sufficiently abundant in their phloem sap diet. To determine whether the endosymbiotic bacteria of M. persicae could play a role in tobacco adaptation, the Buchnera Mp genomes from two tobacco-adapted and two non-tobacco M. persicae lineages are sequenced.

            Data from: Phylogeography of the Wheat Stem Sawfly, Cephus cinctus Norton (Hymenoptera: Cephidae): Implications for Pest Management

              The wheat stem sawfly is a key pest of wheat in the northern Great Plains of North America, and damage resulting from this species has recently expanded southward. The genetic divergence between samples collected in North America and northeastern Asia using two mitochondrial regions (COI and 16S) are examined. The structure of genetic diversity in the main wheat producing areas in North America are also characterized using a combination of mtDNA marker and microsatellites in samples collected both in wheat fields and in grasses in wildlands.