Ashraf M El Sayed

Summary

Affiliation: The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Potential of "lure and kill" in long-term pest management and eradication of invasive species
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 102:815-35. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Attraction and antennal response of the common wasp, Vespula vulgaris (L.), to selected synthetic chemicals in New Zealand beech forests
    Ashraf M El-Sayed
    The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Limited, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 7608, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 65:975-81. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of sex pheromone components of the painted apple moth: a tussock moth with a thermally labile pheromone component
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Center, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 31:621-46. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Floral scent of Canada thistle and its potential as a generic insect attractant
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 101:720-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Potential of mass trapping for long-term pest management and eradication of invasive species
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 99:1550-64. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of the pear ester as a monitoring tool for codling moth Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in New Zealand apple orchards
    Vanessa J Mitchell
    The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Limited, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 64:209-14. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Floral attractants for the female soybean looper, Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
    Lloyd D Stringer
    The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Ltd HortResearch, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 64:1218-21. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Trapping Dasinuera mali (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in apples
    David Maxwell Suckling
    HortResearch, P O Box 51, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 100:745-51. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint (11Z,13E)-Hexadecadien-1-yl acetate: sex pheromone of the grass webworm Herpetogramma licarsisalis-identification, synthesis, and field bioassays
    Andrew R Gibb
    Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Ltd, P O Box 51, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 33:839-47. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Identification of sex pheromone components of a New Zealand geometrid moth, the common forest looper Pseudocoremia suavis, reveals a possible species complex
    A R Gibb
    Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Ltd, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 32:865-79. 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Potential of "lure and kill" in long-term pest management and eradication of invasive species
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 102:815-35. 2009
    ..However, the inclusion of insecticides or sterilants in lure and kill formulations presents a major obstacle to public acceptance...
  2. doi request reprint Attraction and antennal response of the common wasp, Vespula vulgaris (L.), to selected synthetic chemicals in New Zealand beech forests
    Ashraf M El-Sayed
    The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Limited, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 7608, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 65:975-81. 2009
    ..adversely affecting native birds and invertebrate biodiversity. This work was undertaken to develop synthetic attractants for these species to enable more efficient monitoring and management...
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of sex pheromone components of the painted apple moth: a tussock moth with a thermally labile pheromone component
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Center, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 31:621-46. 2005
    ..6Z,9Z)-henicosa-6,9-dien-11-one is thermally labile and rearranges to (6Z,8E)-henicosa-6,8-dien-1-one and other products at ambient temperature, rendering the synthetic pheromone lure inactive after two days of field exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Floral scent of Canada thistle and its potential as a generic insect attractant
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 101:720-7. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that chemical components of flower odors of Canada thistle can serve as a generic insect attractant for monitoring of invasive pest species...
  5. ncbi request reprint Potential of mass trapping for long-term pest management and eradication of invasive species
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 99:1550-64. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of the pear ester as a monitoring tool for codling moth Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in New Zealand apple orchards
    Vanessa J Mitchell
    The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Limited, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 64:209-14. 2008
    ..0 mg. No dose response in trap catch of males was seen in traps baited with different amounts of pear-derived kairomone (0.01-10.0 mg)...
  7. doi request reprint Floral attractants for the female soybean looper, Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
    Lloyd D Stringer
    The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Ltd HortResearch, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 64:1218-21. 2008
    ..The identification of an attractant for female T. orichalcea could enable the development of alternative pest management strategies to those provided by insecticides or sex pheromones, which are often only attractive to males...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trapping Dasinuera mali (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in apples
    David Maxwell Suckling
    HortResearch, P O Box 51, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 100:745-51. 2007
    ..Replicated transects of frequency of infested shoots from a mature orchard across the adjacent young block confirmed that colonization by ovipositing females was essentially limited to the first 30 m...
  9. ncbi request reprint (11Z,13E)-Hexadecadien-1-yl acetate: sex pheromone of the grass webworm Herpetogramma licarsisalis-identification, synthesis, and field bioassays
    Andrew R Gibb
    Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Ltd, P O Box 51, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 33:839-47. 2007
    ..When mixed with Z11,E13-16:Ac in various ratios, Z11-16:Ac had no effect on the attractiveness of lures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Identification of sex pheromone components of a New Zealand geometrid moth, the common forest looper Pseudocoremia suavis, reveals a possible species complex
    A R Gibb
    Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Ltd, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 32:865-79. 2006
    ..This second taxon was not attracted to lures loaded solely with (6Z)-cis-9,10-epoxynonadec-6-ene...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can ménage-a-trois be used for controlling insects?
    D M Suckling
    The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Ltd, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 33:1494-504. 2007
    ..This work is novel in presenting attractants on a moving target, in this case, another insect species...
  12. ncbi request reprint Performance of irradiated Teia anartoides (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) in urban Auckland, New Zealand
    D M Suckling
    HortResearch, P O Box 51, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 98:1531-8. 2005
    ..Irradiated sterile males dispersed up to a maximum recorded distance of 4,500 m (160 Gy) and 10,000 m (100 Gy). At 100 Gy, the median dispersal distance was 300 m, with 90% of males dispersing 1,600 m or less...
  13. ncbi request reprint Uraba lugens (Lepidoptera: Nolidae) in New Zealand: pheromone trapping for delimitation and phenology
    D M Suckling
    HortResearch, P O Box 51, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Econ Entomol 98:1187-92. 2005
    ..Options for managing the insect will need to overcome the high rate of increase, the rate of spread, and the vertical distribution of the insect on tall eucalyptus trees...
  14. ncbi request reprint Optimization of pheromone lure and trap characteristics for currant clearwing, Synanthedon tipuliformis
    D M Suckling
    HortResearch, PO Box 51, Lincoln, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 31:393-406. 2005
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Volatile constituents of fermented sugar baits and their attraction to lepidopteran species
    A M El-Sayed
    HortResearch, Canterbury Research Centre, Lincoln, 8152, New Zealand
    J Agric Food Chem 53:953-8. 2005
    ..being the main noctuids captured (over 55%) in the four fermented sugar baits. Male and female G. mutans were equally attracted to the four sugar baits. A number of tortricid species were also trapped...
  16. ncbi request reprint Relative attractiveness of (10E)-dodecen-1-yl acetate and (4E,10E)-dodecadien-1-yl acetate to male spotted tentiform leafminers Phyllonorycter blancardella (F.)
    A M El-Sayed
    Southern Crop Protection and Food Research Centre, Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Vineland Station, Ontario, Canada L0R 2E0
    J Chem Ecol 30:1827-38. 2004
    ..where E4,E10-12:Ac was found to be two to four times more attractive to P. blancardella than E10-12:Ac, are discussed...