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Richard H Shukle


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

Selected Publications

Zhao, C., Et al, & Shukle, R. (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. (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., Shukle, R., Chen, M., Srivastava, S., Subramanyam, S., Schemerhorn, B., Weintraub, P., . . . Williams, C. (in press). Differential expression of candidate salivary effector proteins in field collections of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor. Insect Molecular Biology.

Shreve, J., Shukle, R., Subramanyam, S., Johnson, A., Schemerhorn, B., Williams, C., & Stuart, 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.

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

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

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

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

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

Johnson, A., Morton, P., & Schemerhorn, B. (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.