College Of Health & Human Sciences

Publications

mosquito larvae

 

Riles, M. T., Smith, J. P., Burkett-Cadena, N., Connelly, R. C., Morse, G. W., & Byrd, B. D. (2017) First record of Aedes japonicus in Florida. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. (Accepted, in press).

Richards, S. L., Balanay, J. A. G., White, A., Hope, J., Vandock, K., Byrd, B. D., & Reiskind, M. (2017) Insecticide Susceptibility Screening against Culex and Aedes (Diptera: Culicidae) mosquitoes in the United States. Journal of Medical Entomology. (Accepted, In press).

Richards, S. L., Balanay, J. A. G., Byrd, B. D., Reiskind, M. H., Styers, D. M. (2017) Regional survey of mosquito control knowledge and usage in North Carolina. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. (Accepted, In press).

Kothera, L., Byrd, B. D., Savage, H. (2017) Duplex real-time PCR assay distinguishes Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) using DNA from sonicated first instar larvae. Journal of Medical Entomology. doi: 10.1093/jme/tjx125.

Byrd, B.D. (2016) La Crosse Encephalitis: A Persistent Arboviral Threat in North Carolina. North Carolina Medical Journal, 77(5): 330-333.

Harrison, B.A., Byrd B.D., Sither, C.B., and Whitt P.B.. (2016) Mosquitoes of the Mid-Atlantic Region: An Identification Guide. Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC. Mosquito and Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases Laboratory Publication 2016-01. 207 pp.

Shroyer, D.A., Harrison, B.A., Bintz, B.J., Wilson, M.R., Sither, C.B., & Byrd, B.D. (2015) Aedes pertinax, a newly recognized mosquito species in the United States. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association,31(1): 97-100.

Sither, C.B., Harrison, B.A., Bintz, B.J., Wilson, M.R., Kim, J., Graham, M., Caillou√ęt, K.A., Hutchinson, M.L., & Byrd, B.D. (2014) First record of Aedes stimulans from Louisiana . Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 30(4): 305-308.

Wilson, R., Harrison, R., Riles, M., Wasserberg, G., & Byrd, B.D. (2014) Molecular identification of Aedes triseriatus and Aedes hendersoni by a novel duplex polymerase chain reaction assay. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 30(2):79-82.

Sither, C.B., Hopkins, V.E., Harrison, B.A., Bintz, B.J., Hickman, E.Y., Brown, J.S., Wilson, M.R., & Byrd, B.D. (2013) Differentiation of Aedes atlanticus and Aedes tormentor by restriction fragment length polymorphisms of the second internal transcribed spacer. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 29(4):376-9.

Turell, M.J., Byrd, B.D., & Harrison, B.A.(2013). Potential for Populations of Aedes j. japonicus to Transmit Rift Valley Fever Virus in the USA. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 29(2):133-137. 2013.

Byrd, B. D., Harrison, B. A., Zavortink, T. J., & Wesson, D. M. (2012). Sequence, Secondary Structure, and Phylogenetic Analyses of the Ribosomal Internal Transcribed Spacer 2 (ITS2) in Members of the North American Signifera Group of Orthopodomyia (Diptera: Culicidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, 49(6), 1189-1197.

Rider, M. A., Byrd, B. D., Keating, J., Wesson, D. M., & Caillouet, K. A. (2012). PCR detection of malaria parasites in desiccated Anopheles mosquitoes is uninhibited by storage time and temperature . Malaria Journal,11(1), 193.

Byrd, B. D., Gymburch, E. E., O'Meara, G. F., & Wesson, D. M. (2011). Molecular Identification of Aedes bahamensis (Diptera: Culicidae) . Florida Entomologist, 94(4), 1057-1059.

Byrd, B. D., Wesson, D. M., & Harrison, B. A. (2009). Regional Problems Identifying the Fourth Instar Larvae of Orthopodomyia signifera (Coquillett) and Orthopodomyia kummi Edwards(Diptera: Culicidae) . Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 111(3), 752-754.

Kang, S., Sim, C., Byrd, B. D., Collins, F. H., & Hong, Y. S. (2008). Ex vivo promoter analysis of antiviral heat shock cognate 70B gene in Anopheles gambiae . Virol. J, 5, 136.

Colborn, J. M., Byrd, B. D., Koita, O. A., & Krogstad, D. J. (2008). Estimation of copy number using SYBR Green: confounding by AT-rich DNA and by variation in amplicon length . The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 79(6), 887-892.

Palmisano, C. T., Taylor, V., Caillouet, K., Byrd, B.D., & Wesson, D. M. (2005). Impact of West Nile virus outbreak upon St. Tammany Parish mosquito abatement district. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 21(1), 33-38.

Carlson, J. C., Byrd, B. D., & Omlin, F. X. (2004). Field assessments in western Kenya link malaria vectors to environmentally disturbed habitats during the dry season . BMC Public Health, 4(1), 33.

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