Ecology and behaviour publications

Polyphagy and Host use

& (2020) The “sequential cues hypothesis”: A conceptual model to explain host location and ranking by polyphagous herbivores. Insect Science, 27(6), pp. 1136-1147. (

& (2020) Does previous experience enhance foraging on a particular host in a polyphagous frugivore? Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 168(8), pp. 610-617. (

, , & (2020) Effect of tomato fruit cultivar and ripening stage on Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) egg and larval survival. Journal of Applied Entomology, 144(9), pp. 797-805. (

(2017) Why so many polyphagous fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae)? A further contribution to the 'generalism' debate. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 120, pp. 245-257. (

, Carlsson, Mikael, , Dekker, Teun, & (2016) Do fruit ripening volatiles enable resource specialism in polyphagous fruit flies? Journal of Chemical Ecology, 42(9), pp. 931-940. (

, , Hayes, R. Andrew, & Kevin, J. (2015) Effect of citrus peel chemicals on Bactrocera tryoni larval survival. Acta Horticulturae, 1105, pp. 349-356. (

, Drew, Richard, & (2013) Simultaneous tests of the preference-performance and phylogenetic conservatism hypotheses: is either theory useful? Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 7(3), pp. 299-313. (

, , , & (2012) Are insect frugivores always plant pests? The impact of fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) larvae on host plant fitness. Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 6(4), pp. 635-647. (

& (2012) Five commercial citrus rate poorly as hosts of the polyphagous fruit fly Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae) in laboratory studies. Austral Entomology, 51(4), pp. 289-298. (

Rattanapun, Wigunda, Amornsak, Weerawan, & (2010) Is a mango just a mango? Testing within-fruit oviposition site choice and larval performance of a highly polyphagous fruit fly. Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 4(1), pp. 35-44. (

Rattanapun, Wigunda, Amornsak, Weerawan, & (2009) Bactrocera dorsalis preference for and performance on two mango varieties at three stages of ripeness. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 131(3), pp. 243-253. (

Male lures

Wee, Suk Ling & (2020) Male-lure type, lure dosage, and fly age at feeding all influence male mating success in Jarvis’ fruit fly. Scientific Reports, 10(1), Article number: 15004. (

Wee, Suk, Peek, Thelma, & (2018) The responsiveness of Bactrocera jarvisi (Diptera: Tephritidae) to two naturally occurring phenylbutaonids, zingerone and raspberry ketone. Journal of Insect Physiology, 109, pp. 41-46. (

, , Mangalam, Kalimuthu, , & (2014) Sexual selection in true fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae): transcriptome and experimental evidences for phytochemicals increasing male competitive ability. Molecular Ecology, 23(18), pp. 4645-4657. (

, Hayes, R. Andrew, & (2014) Cuelure but not zingerone make the sex pheromone of male Bactrocera tryoni (Tephritidae: Diptera) more attractive to females. Journal of Insect Physiology, 68, pp. 36-43. (

& (2014) Indirect effects of phytochemicals on offspring performance of Queensland fruit fly, Bactrocera tryoni (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Applied Entomology, 138(5), pp. 361-367. (

Kumaran, N., Balagawi, S., Schutze, M. & Clarke, A.R. (2013) Evolution of lure response in tephritid fruit flies: phytochemicals as drivers of sexual selection. Animal Behavior 85: 781-789.

& (2003) Spatial and Temporal Partitioning of Behaviour by Adult Dacines: Direct Evidence for Methyl Eugenol as a Mate Rendezvous Cue for Bactrocera Cacuminata. Physiological Entomology, 28, pp. 175-184. (

& (2003) Sexual Selection in a Tropical Fruit Fly: Role of a Plant Derived Chemical in Mate Choice. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 108(2003), pp. 53-58. (

, , & Yuval, Boaz (2002) Investigation of the Physiological consequences of Feeding on Methyl Eugenol by Bactrocera cacuminata (Diptera: Tephritidae). Environmental Entomology, 31(6), pp. 941-946. (

Fruit flies and their habitat

, , , & (2020) Response of Male Queensland Fruit Fly (Diptera Tephritidae) to Host Fruit Odors. Journal of Economic Entomology, 113(4), pp. 1888-1893. (

van Klinken, Rieks D., Murray, Justine V., Garcia, Javier N., & (2019) Scale-appropriate spatial modelling to support area-wide management of a polyphagous fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae). Annals of Applied Biology, 175(3), pp. 350-362. (

, , Hulthen, Andrew, & Schwarzmueller, Florian (2019) Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae) overwintering: an overview. Austral Entomology, 58(1), pp. 3-8. (

Andongma A.A., Wan L., Dong X., Akami M., He J., Clarke A.R., Niu C.-Y. (2018) The impact of nutritional quality and gut bacteria on the fitness of Bactrocera minax (Diptera: Tephritidae). Royal Society open science 5: 180237, 5,(180237).

Wang, Ming, Cribb, Bronwen, , & Hanan, Jim (2016) A generic individual-based spatially explicit model as a novel tool for investigating insect-plant interactions: A case study of the behavioural ecology of frugivorous tephritidae. PLoS One, 11(3), Article number: e0151777 1-22. (

Novotny, Vojtech, , Drew, R, Balagawi, Solomon, & Clifford, Barbara (2005) Host Specialization and Species Richness of Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in a New Guinea Rain Forest. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 21(1), pp. 67-77. (

, Drew, Richard, & (2004) Influence of Host Plant Structure and Microclimate on the Abundance and Behaviour of Tephritid Fly. Journal of Insect Behavior, 17(2), pp. 179-190. (

, , & Bradley, Jill (2002) Microbial mediation of fruit fly-host plant interactions: is the host plant the 'centre of activity'? Oikos, 97(3), pp. 319-328. (

Clarke A.R., Balagawi S., Clifford B., Drew R.A.I., Leblanc L., Mararuai A., McGuire D., Putulan D., Sar S. & Tenakani D. (2002) Evidence of orchid visitation by Bactrocera species (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Papua New Guinea. Journal of Tropical Ecology 18: 441-448.

Raghu S. & Clarke A.R. (2001) Distribution and abundance of Bactrocera bryoniae (Tryon) in three different habitat-types in South-East Queensland, Australia. International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Science 27: 179-183.

Raghu S., Clarke A.R., Drew R.A.I. & Hulsman K. (2000) Impact of habitat modification on the distribution and abundance of fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in South-east Queensland. Population Ecology 42: 153-160.