R J Bartelt

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Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Male-specific sesquiterpenes from Phyllotreta and Aphthona flea beetles
    R J Bartelt
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 27:2397-423. 2001
  2. ncbi Cuticular hydrocarbons and novel alkenediol iacetates from wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cinctus): natural oxidation to pheromone components
    Robert J Bartelt
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 28:385-405. 2002
  3. ncbi Dimethylfuran-lactone pheromone from males of Galerucella calmariensis and Galerucella pusilla
    Robert J Bartelt
    USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:693-712. 2006
  4. ncbi Development of synthetic food-related attractant for Carpophilus davidsoni and its effectiveness in the stone fruit orchards in southern Australia
    Robert J Bartelt
    USDA ARS National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, 1815 North University Street, Peoria, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:2145-62. 2006
  5. ncbi Identification of a female-specific, antennally active volatile compound of the currant stem girdler
    A A Cossé
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Bioactive Agents Research Unit, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 27:1841-53. 2001
  6. ncbi Volatiles from Fusarium verticillioides (Sacc.) nirenb. and their attractiveness to nitidulid beetles
    R J Bartelt
    Bioactive Agents Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 47:2447-54. 1999
  7. ncbi Determination of the preferred conformation of the bicyclic Galerucella pheromone using density functional theory optimization and calculations of chemical shifts
    Wayne B Bosma
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois 61625, USA
    J Org Chem 71:4748-58. 2006
  8. ncbi Male-produced aggregation pheromone compounds from the eggplant flea beetle (Epitrix fuscula): identification, synthesis, and field biossays
    Bruce W Zilkowski
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, Peoria, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:2543-58. 2006
  9. ncbi Behaviorally active green leaf volatiles for monitoring the leaf beetle, Diorhabda elongata, a biocontrol agent of saltcedar, Tamarix spp
    Allard A Cossé
    Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, USDA Agricultural Research Service, 1815 N University Street, Peoria, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:2695-708. 2006
  10. ncbi Direct aldehyde homologation utilized to construct a conjugated-tetraene hydrocarbon insect pheromone
    Richard J Petroski
    Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 1815 North University Street, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 55:2282-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi Male-specific sesquiterpenes from Phyllotreta and Aphthona flea beetles
    R J Bartelt
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 27:2397-423. 2001
    ..Electrophysiological activity was demonstrated for five of the compounds. The chemical and electrophysiological patterns are consistent with, but do not prove, a pheromonal function...
  2. ncbi Cuticular hydrocarbons and novel alkenediol iacetates from wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cinctus): natural oxidation to pheromone components
    Robert J Bartelt
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 28:385-405. 2002
    ..Aldehydes from the alkenes also showed strong electrophysiological activity. The concept of volatile pheromones originating from heavy, unsaturated cuticular lipids is discussed...
  3. ncbi Dimethylfuran-lactone pheromone from males of Galerucella calmariensis and Galerucella pusilla
    Robert J Bartelt
    USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:693-712. 2006
    ..A new method is described for distinguishing the two species based on the tibial spurs of the males...
  4. ncbi Development of synthetic food-related attractant for Carpophilus davidsoni and its effectiveness in the stone fruit orchards in southern Australia
    Robert J Bartelt
    USDA ARS National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, 1815 North University Street, Peoria, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:2145-62. 2006
    ..aggregation pheromones in attract-and-kill stations...
  5. ncbi Identification of a female-specific, antennally active volatile compound of the currant stem girdler
    A A Cossé
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Bioactive Agents Research Unit, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 27:1841-53. 2001
    ..Comparison of the natural gamma-lactone and a synthesized racemic mixture of (Z)-9-octadecen-4-olide on a chiral GC column showed the presence of a single enantiomer in the natural material...
  6. ncbi Volatiles from Fusarium verticillioides (Sacc.) nirenb. and their attractiveness to nitidulid beetles
    R J Bartelt
    Bioactive Agents Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 47:2447-54. 1999
    ..verticillioides produced ethyl acetate and other esters at unusually high levels. The fungus produced attractive volatiles following ear inoculation of milk-stage field corn as well as on sterile, mature kernels in the laboratory...
  7. ncbi Determination of the preferred conformation of the bicyclic Galerucella pheromone using density functional theory optimization and calculations of chemical shifts
    Wayne B Bosma
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois 61625, USA
    J Org Chem 71:4748-58. 2006
    ..Ab initio molecular dynamics (AIMD) using the 4-31G basis set was carried out for 50 ps to test the availability of various low-energy minima and the transition states found from the searches noted above...
  8. ncbi Male-produced aggregation pheromone compounds from the eggplant flea beetle (Epitrix fuscula): identification, synthesis, and field biossays
    Bruce W Zilkowski
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, Peoria, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:2543-58. 2006
    ..fuscula. The E. fuscula pheromone has potential for monitoring or controlling these pests in eggplants...
  9. ncbi Behaviorally active green leaf volatiles for monitoring the leaf beetle, Diorhabda elongata, a biocontrol agent of saltcedar, Tamarix spp
    Allard A Cossé
    Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, USDA Agricultural Research Service, 1815 N University Street, Peoria, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 32:2695-708. 2006
    ..The combination of the pheromone and the green leaf odor blend could be a useful attractant in detecting the presence of the biocontrol agent, D. elongata, in stands of saltcedar newly colonized by the beetle...
  10. ncbi Direct aldehyde homologation utilized to construct a conjugated-tetraene hydrocarbon insect pheromone
    Richard J Petroski
    Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 1815 North University Street, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 55:2282-7. 2007
    ..The overall yield for the entire synthetic pathway was increased from 20% to 37%, enhancing the commercial potential of Carpophilus pheromones...
  11. ncbi Diapause in the leaf beetle Diorhabda elongata (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), a biological control agent for tamarisk (Tamarix spp.)
    Daniel W Bean
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, One Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616 8780, USA
    Environ Entomol 36:531-40. 2007
    ..Information gained from these studies will be used to better manage populations in the field and to improve rearing and storage in the laboratory...
  12. ncbi Antennally active macrolide from the emerald ash borer Agrilus planipennis emitted predominantly by females
    Robert J Bartelt
    National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, USDA ARS, 1815 N University St, Peoria, IL 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 33:1299-302. 2007
    ..planipennis, but a verified pheromonal function could lead to improved monitoring for this invasive pest. The lactone is part of the pheromone of Cryptolestes pusillus, an unrelated beetle species...
  13. ncbi Pheromonal activity of compounds identified from male Phyllotreta cruciferae: field tests of racemic mixtures, pure enantiomers, and combinations with allyl isothiocyanate
    Miklos Toth
    Plant Protection Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Pf 102, 1525 Budapest, Hungary
    J Chem Ecol 31:2705-20. 2005
    ..During field trials, several congeneric species, including P. vittula, P. nemorum, P. nodicornis, and P. ochripes, also were caught, suggesting that the same compound(s) may be relatively widespread as pheromone components in this genus...
  14. ncbi Responses of flea beetle Phyllotreta cruciferae to synthetic aggregation pheromone components and host plant volatiles in field trials
    Juliana J Soroka
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Saskatoon Research Centre, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Chem Ecol 31:1829-43. 2005
    ..This increased attraction to a combination of beetle-produced compounds and host odors has not been previously demonstrated in halticine beetles and could help explain patterns of movement by P. cruciferae into field crops...
  15. ncbi Pheromone components of the wheat stem sawfly: identification, electrophysiology, and field bioassay
    Allard A Cossé
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 28:407-23. 2002
    ..Hence, double-bond-containing cuticular compounds are suggested as precursors of the aldehydic pheromone components...
  16. ncbi Identification and electrophysiological activity of a novel hydroxy ketone emitted by male cereal leaf beetles
    Allard A Cossé
    USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Crop Bioprotection Research, 1815 N University Street, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Nat Prod 65:1156-60. 2002
    ..Antennal electrophysiology showed the sensitive detection of 7 by both sexes, which is consistent with a male-produced aggregation pheromone...
  17. doi Analysis of 2,4,6-nonatrienal geometrical isomers from male flea beetles, Epitrix hirtipennis and E. fuscula
    Bruce W Zilkowski
    USDA ARS National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, 1815 North University Street, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 56:4982-6. 2008
    ..Minor components from both E. hirtipennis and E. fuscula were also characterized. The analytical approach given here would also be of use in the food industry, where 2,4,6-nonatrienals are important as aroma compounds...
  18. ncbi Insect chemical ecology research in the United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service
    Jeffrey R Aldrich
    USDA ARS Chemicals Affecting Insect Behavior Laboratory, Agricultural Research Center West, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:777-87. 2003
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  19. ncbi Aggregation pheromone of the cereal leaf beetle: field evaluation and emission from males in the laboratory
    Sujaya Rao
    Department of Entomology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    J Chem Ecol 29:2165-75. 2003
    ..The field results indicate that the pheromone has potential as a monitoring tool for early detection of CLBs as they move from their overwintering sites into newly planted cereal crops in spring...
  20. ncbi The aggregation pheromone of Diorhabda elongata, a biological control agent of saltcedar (Tamarix spp.): identification of two behaviorally active components
    Allard A Cossé
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Crop Bioprotection Research Unit, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Chem Ecol 31:657-70. 2005
    ..Compound 1 as a single component was more attractive than controls, but much less attractive than 2 or the blend. Males and females were attracted in about equal numbers, indicating that this is an aggregation pheromone...
  21. ncbi Bioactivity, synthesis, and chirality of the sex pheromone of currant stem girdler, Janus integer
    David G James
    Irrigated Agriculture Research and Extension Center, Department of Entomology, Washington State University, 24106 North Bunn Road, Prosser, Washington 99350, USA
    J Chem Ecol 29:2189-99. 2003
    ..The absolute configuration of natural 1 from the male sawflies was determined to be (R). The potential for using the sex pheromone of J. integer to improve management of this currant and gooseberry pest is discussed...
  22. ncbi Chemical defense in the plant bug Lopidea robiniae (Uhler)
    Joseph K Staples
    Behavior Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics Section, Illinois State University, Normal 61790, USA
    J Chem Ecol 28:601-15. 2002
    ..Bugs discharged the liquid contents of their MTG when attacked, thereby producing a strong and distinct odor. Some birds immediately ejected bugs out of their mouth after biting them, suggesting that the MTG secretion was a deterrent...
  23. ncbi Semiochemical-mediated flight responses of sap beetle vectors of oak wilt, Ceratocystis fagacearum
    John F Kyhl
    Department of Entomology University of Minnesota, St Paul 55108, USA
    J Chem Ecol 28:1527-47. 2002
    ..Carpophilus brachypterus Say was cross-attracted to the two- and three-component blends of the C. truncatus pheromone and dough, whereas two Glischrochilus spp. were attracted to all treatments that contained dough...