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Richard H Shukle


  • Adjunct Professor of Entomology
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Associate Professor / USDA-ARS Entomologist / Hessian Fly Genetics

Selected Publications

Zhao, C., Et al, & Shukle, R. H. (in press). A massive expansion of effector genes underlies gall-formation in the wheat pest Mayetiola destructor. Current Biology.

Katock, R., Kumar Singh, S., Thakur, N., Dutt, S., Kumar Yadav, S., & Shukle, R. H. (2014). Cloning, characterization, expression analysis and inhibition studies of a novel gene encoding Bowman-Birk protease inhibitor from rice bean. Gene, 546, 342-352.

Johnson, A. J., Shukle, R. H., Chen, M. S., Srivastava, S., Subramanyam, S., Schemerhorn, B. J., . . . Williams, C. E. (in press). Differential expression of candidate salivary effector proteins in field collections of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor. Insect Molecular Biology.

Shreve, J. T., Shukle, R. H., Subramanyam, S., Johnson, A. J., Schemerhorn, B. J., Williams, C. E., & Stuart, J. J. (2013). A genome-wide survey of small interfering RNA and microRNA pathway genes in a galling insect. Journal of Insect Physiology, 59, 367-376.

Stuart, J. J., Harris, M. O., Chen, M. S., & Shukle, R. H. (2012). Gall midges (Hessian flies) as plant pathogens. Annual Review of Phytopathology, 50, 339-357.

Johnson, A. J., Weintraub, P. G. H., Katoch, R., Cambron, S. E., Schemerhorn, B. J., & Shukle, R. H. (2012). Biological and molecular characterization of Hessian fly (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from Israel. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 102, 632-643.

Shukle, R. H., Subramanyam, S., & Williams, C. E. (2012). Effects of antinutrient proteins on Hessian fly (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) larvae. Journal of Insect Physiology, 58, 41-48.

Johnson, A. J., Morton, P. K., Schemerhorn, B. J., & Shukle, R. H. (2011). Use of a nuclear marker to assess population structure in Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 104, 666-674.

Mittapalli, O., Rivera-Vega, L., Bhandary, B., Bautista, M. A., Mamidala, P., Michel, A. P., . . . Mian, M. A. R. (2011). Cloning and characterization of mariner-like elements in soybean aphid, Aphis glycines Matsumura. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 101, 697-704.

Williams, C. E., Nemacheck, J. A., Shukle, J. T., Subramanyam, S., Saltzmann, K. D., & Shukle, R. H. (2011). Induced epidermal permeability modulates resistance and susceptibility of wheat seedlings to herbivory by Hessian fly larvae. Journal of Experimental Biology, 62, 4521-4531.