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Department of Entomology

Department of Entomology
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Manhattan KS 66506-4004

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Herrick, Nathan

No ImageResearch Associate

239 Waters

Manhattan KS 66506

 

Phone: (785) 532-4727

Fax: (785) 532-6232

nherrick@ksu.edu

Education

A.S. Natural Resources Conservation, Morrisville State University, 1997

B.S Zoology, Oswego State University, 2000

M.S. Agricultural Science, Florida A&M University in conjunction with USDA-ARS, 2004

Ph.D Entomology, Virginia Tech, 2011

 

Publications

Herrick, N.J., R.A. Cloyd, and A.L. Raudenbush. 2018. Systemic insecticide applications: Effects on citrus mealybug (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) populations under greenhouse conditions. Journal of Economic Entomology 112: 266-276.

Herrick, N.J. and R.A. Cloyd. 2018. Effects of growing medium type and predator-prey ratio on rove beetle, Dalotia coriaria (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae), adult predation on fungus gnat, Bradysia sp. nr. coprophila (Diptera: Sciaridae), larvae. HortScience 53: 1441-1446.

Cloyd, R.A. and N.J. Herrick. 2017. Effects of pesticides on the survival of rove beetle (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) and insidious flower bug (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae) Adults. Journal of Economic Entomology 110: 931-940.

Herrick, N.J. and R.A. Cloyd. 2017. Direct and indirect effects of pesticides and pesticide mixtures on the insidious flower bug, Orius insidiosus, under laboratory conditions. IOBC-WPRS Bulletin 124: 99-104.

Cloyd, R.A. and N.J. Herrick. 2017. Ecology and role of the rove beetle, Dalotia coriaria, and insidious flower bug, Orius insidiosus, in greenhouse biological control programs. Advances in Entomology 5: 115-126. 

Herrick, N.J. and R.A. Cloyd. 2017. Effects of growing medium type and moisture level on predation by adult rove beetle, Dalotia coriaria (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae), on fungus Gnat, Bradysia sp. nr. coprophila (Diptera: Sciaridae), larvae under laboratory and greenhouse conditions. HortScience 52: 736-741.

Herrick, N.J. and R.A. Cloyd. 2017. Effect of systemic insecticides on the citrus mealybug (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) feeding on coleus. Journal of Entomological Science 52: 104-118.

Herrick, N.J. and R.A. Cloyd. 2017. Direct and indirect effects of pesticides on the insidious flower bug (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae) under laboratory conditions. Journal of Economic Entomology 110: 931-940.   

Herrick, N.J. and R.A. Cloyd. 2016. Western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae): evaluation of potential attraction to vanilla extract under laboratory and greenhouse conditions. HortScience 51: 525-529.

Dosunmu, O.G., N.J. Herrick, M. Haseeb, R. Hix, and R.W. Mankin. 2014. Early detection of the palmetto weevil, Rhynchophorus cruentatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae). Florida Entomologist 97: 431-438.

Herrick, N.J., R.W. Mankin, O.G. Dosunmu, and M.T.K. Kairo. 2013. Ecology and detection of the red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), and related weevils for the protection of palm tree species in the United States. Pp. 269–283, In: Proceedings of the Palm pest Mediterranean conference, January 16, 17, and 18, 2013, AFFP, Opera de Nice, Nice, France.

Herrick, N.J. and R.W. Mankin. 2012. Acoustical detection of early instar Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Canary Island date palm, Phoenix canariensis (Arecales: Arecaceae). Florida Entomologist 95: 983‐990.

Herrick, N.J., T.J. McAvoy, A.L. Snyder, S.M. Salom, and L.T. Kok. 2012. Host‐range testing of Eucryptorrhynchus brandti (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a candidate for biological control of tree‐of‐ heaven, Ailanthus altissima. Environmental Entomology 41: 118‐124.

Herrick, N.J., S.M. Salom, L.T. Kok, and T.J. McAvoy. 2011. Life history, development, and rearing of Eucryptorrhynchus brandti (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in quarantine. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 104: 718–725.

Herrick, N.J., T.J. McAvoy, S.M. Zedaker, S.M. Salom, and L.T. Kok. 2011. Site characteristics of Leitneria floridana (Leitneriaceae) as related to potential biological control of the invasive tree‐of‐ heaven, Ailanthus altissima. Phytoneuron 27: 1–10.

Herrick, N.J. and L.T. Kok. 2010. Classical biological control of weeds with Curculionidae. CAB Reviews ‐ Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources 5: 1–11.

Herrick, N.J., S.M. Salom, L.T. Kok, T.J. McAvoy. 2009. Foliage feeding tests of Eucryptorrhynchus brandti (Harold) Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a potential biological control agent of the tree‐of‐heaven, Ailanthus altissima. In: Proceedings of the 20th U.S. Department of Agriculture interagency research forum on invasive species 2009, (eds. McManus, K.A. and Gottschalk, K.W.), 2009 January 13‐16; Annapolis, MD. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS‐P‐51. Newton Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 77.

Salom, S.M., L.T. Kok, N.J. Herrick, T.J. McAvoy, D. Davis, M. Schall, M. Kasson, D. Yu‐Zhou, J. Hailong, H. Xiao, R. Reardon. 2009. Ailanthus, tree‐of‐heaven update, a northeast regional biological control project. In: Proceedings of the 20th U.S. Department of Agriculture interagency research forum on invasive species 2009, (eds. McManus, K.A. and Gottschalk, K.W.), 2009 January 13‐16; Annapolis, MD. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS‐P‐51. Newton Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 52‐53.