Nathan D Burkett-Cadena

Summary

Affiliation: College of Veterinary Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Developing GIS-based eastern equine encephalitis vector-host models in Tuskegee, Alabama
    Benjamin G Jacob
    School of Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 845 19th Street South, Birmingham Alabama 35294, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:12. 2010
  2. ncbi Winter biology of wetland mosquitoes at a focus of eastern equine encephalomyelitis virus transmission in Alabama, USA
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:967-73. 2011
  3. pmc Winter severity predicts the timing of host shifts in the mosquito Culex erraticus
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Biol Lett 8:567-9. 2012
  4. pmc Vector-host interactions in avian nests: do mosquitoes prefer nestlings over adults?
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:395-9. 2010
  5. pmc Host reproductive phenology drives seasonal patterns of host use in mosquitoes
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e17681. 2011
  6. pmc A multi-year study of mosquito feeding patterns on avian hosts in a southeastern focus of eastern equine encephalitis virus
    Laura K Estep
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:718-26. 2011
  7. ncbi Blood feeding patterns of potential arbovirus vectors of the genus culex targeting ectothermic hosts
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:809-15. 2008
  8. pmc Detection of eastern equine encephalomyelitis virus RNA in North American snakes
    Andrea M Bingham
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:1140-4. 2012
  9. pmc Nestedness of ectoparasite-vertebrate host networks
    Sean P Graham
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7873. 2009
  10. pmc Preference of female mosquitoes for natural and artificial resting sites
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 24:228-35. 2008

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Publications16

  1. pmc Developing GIS-based eastern equine encephalitis vector-host models in Tuskegee, Alabama
    Benjamin G Jacob
    School of Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 845 19th Street South, Birmingham Alabama 35294, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:12. 2010
    ..2. Additionally, a model of the study site was generated, based on a Digital Elevation Model (DEM), using ArcScene extension of ArcGIS 9.2...
  2. ncbi Winter biology of wetland mosquitoes at a focus of eastern equine encephalomyelitis virus transmission in Alabama, USA
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:967-73. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Winter severity predicts the timing of host shifts in the mosquito Culex erraticus
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Biol Lett 8:567-9. 2012
    ..Global increases in winter temperatures could cause significant changes in the timing of seasonal host shifts by mosquitoes, with prolonged periods of epidemic transmission of mosquito-borne diseases...
  4. pmc Vector-host interactions in avian nests: do mosquitoes prefer nestlings over adults?
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:395-9. 2010
    ..Neither nestlings nor adults were fed upon to an extent significantly greater than would be predicted based upon their relative abundance in the nests, although feeding upon mothers decreased as the age of the nestlings increased...
  5. pmc Host reproductive phenology drives seasonal patterns of host use in mosquitoes
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e17681. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc A multi-year study of mosquito feeding patterns on avian hosts in a southeastern focus of eastern equine encephalitis virus
    Laura K Estep
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:718-26. 2011
    ..Our results provide insight into the relationships between vectors of EEEV and their avian hosts in the Southeast and suggest that the northern cardinal may be important in the ecology of EEEV in this region...
  7. ncbi Blood feeding patterns of potential arbovirus vectors of the genus culex targeting ectothermic hosts
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:809-15. 2008
    ..territans. Blood meals taken from each host species varied temporally, with some hosts being targeted fairly evenly throughout the season and others being fed upon in seasonal peaks...
  8. pmc Detection of eastern equine encephalomyelitis virus RNA in North American snakes
    Andrea M Bingham
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:1140-4. 2012
    ..These results support the hypothesis that snakes are involved in the ecology of EEEV in North America, possibly as over-wintering hosts for the virus...
  9. pmc Nestedness of ectoparasite-vertebrate host networks
    Sean P Graham
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7873. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Preference of female mosquitoes for natural and artificial resting sites
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 24:228-35. 2008
    ..In addition, trash cans proved to be a valuable novel tool for collecting resting female mosquitoes...
  11. ncbi Crepuscular flight activity of Culex erraticus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Katherine M Gray
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:167-72. 2011
    ..Moreover, these patterns are modulated by environmental conditions. This information may be used to develop vector control strategies and make predictions about factors that affect the spread of mosquito-vectored pathogens...
  12. pmc Estimation of dispersal distances of Culex erraticus in a focus of eastern equine encephalitis virus in the southeastern United States
    Laura K Estep
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Med Entomol 47:977-86. 2010
    ..The model that we develop for estimating the dispersal distance of Cx. erraticus from collections of adult mosquitoes could be applicable to other mosquito species that emerge from discrete larval sites...
  13. ncbi Distribution expansion of Culex coronator in Alabama
    Katherine M Gray
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 24:585-7. 2008
    ..coronator were collected from an artificial container in Tuskegee National Forest in Macon County, AL. The distribution of Cx. coronator in the USA seems to be expanding at a prodigious rate, for reasons that remain unclear...
  14. ncbi Field comparison of Bermuda-hay infusion to infusions of emergent aquatic vegetation for collecting female mosquitoes
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 23:117-23. 2007
    ..albopictus females did not. Factors associated with the oviposition biology of the latter species most likely account for their lack of preference for any single infusion type...
  15. ncbi A wire-frame shelter for collecting resting mosquitoes
    Nathan D Burkett-Cadena
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 27:153-5. 2011
    ..While a number of other resting shelter designs are available, the wire-frame shelter has a number of beneficial attributes, including being easily assembled in the field, lightweight, inexpensive, and easily modified...
  16. ncbi Assessing mosquito feeding patterns on nestling and brooding adult birds using microsatellite markers
    Russell A Ligon
    Department of Biology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:534-7. 2009
    ..These preliminary data show that microsatellite genotyping may be used to answer important questions concerning mosquito feeding patterns on different age classes of birds...