George E Heimpel

1993 …2020

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Research Output

Additive negative effects of Philornis nest parasitism on small and declining Neotropical bird populations

Bulgarella, M., Quiroga, M. A. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 1 2019, In : Bird Conservation International. 29, 3, p. 339-360 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Adult feeding and lifetime reproductive success in the parasitoid Aphytis melinus

Heimpel, G. E., Rosenheim, J. A. & Kattari, D., Jan 1 1997, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 83, 3, p. 305-315 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

186 Scopus citations

A 'Goldilocks' hypothesis for dispersal of biological control agents

Heimpel, G. E. & Asplen, M. K., Aug 1 2011, In : BioControl. 56, 4, p. 441-450 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

58 Scopus citations
23 Scopus citations

A matrix model describing host-parasitoid population dynamics: The case of Aphelinus certus and soybean aphid

Miksanek, J. R. & Heimpel, G. E., Jun 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 6, e0218217.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Ancestral state reconstruction analysis of hymenopteran sex determination mechanisms

Asplen, M. K., Whitfield, J. B., De Boer, J. G. & Heimpel, G. E., Aug 1 2009, In : Journal of evolutionary biology. 22, 8, p. 1762-1769 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

A new species of lysiphlebus förster 1862 (Hymenoptera: Braconidae, aphidiinae) attacking soybean aphid, aphis glycines matsumura (Hemiptera: Aphididae) from China

Starý, P., Rakhshani, E., Tomanović, Ž., Hoelmer, K., Kavallieratos, N. G., Yu, J., Wang, M. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Hymenoptera Research. 19, 1, p. 179-186 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Arthropod natural enemies of the Colorado potato beetle

Hough-Goldstein, J. A., Heimpel, G. E., Bechmann, H. E. & Mason, C. E., Aug 1993, In : Crop Protection. 12, 5, p. 324-334 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

50 Scopus citations

Balancing selection maintains sex determining alleles in multiple-locus complementary sex determination

Weis, J. J., Ode, P. J. & Heimpel, G. E., May 2017, In : Evolution. 71, 5, p. 1246-1257 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Best practices for the use and exchange of invertebrate biological control genetic resources relevant for food and agriculture

Mason, P. G., Cock, M. J. W., Barratt, B. I. P., Klapwijk, J. N., van Lenteren, J. C., Brodeur, J., Hoelmer, K. A. & Heimpel, G. E., Feb 1 2018, In : BioControl. 63, 1, p. 149-154 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Scopus citations

Biological control: Ecology and applications

Heimpel, G. E. & Mills, N. J., Apr 3 2017, Cambridge University Press. 380 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

83 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Body size and the timing of egg production in parasitoid wasps: A comparative analysis

Jervis, M. A., Ferns, P. N. & Heimpel, G. E., Jun 1 2003, In : Functional Ecology. 17, 3, p. 375-383 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations

Broken wing fringe setae as a relative estimate of parasitoid age

Lee, J. C., Leibee, G. L. & Heimpel, G. E., Oct 1 2006, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 121, 1, p. 87-92 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Cold hardiness of Habrobracon hebetor (Say) (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), a parasitoid of pyralid moths

Carrillo, M. A., Heimpel, G. E., Moon, R. D., Cannon, C. A. & Hutchison, W. D., Jul 2005, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 51, 7, p. 759-768 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations

Community genetics: Expanding the synthesis of ecology and genetics

Neuhauser, C., Andow, D. A., Heimpel, G. E., May, G., Shaw, R. G. & Wagenius, S., Mar 1 2003, In : Ecology. 84, 3, p. 545-558 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

94 Scopus citations

Comparing floral nectar and aphid honeydew diets on the longevity and nutrient levels of a parasitoid wasp

Lee, J. C., Heimpel, G. E. & Leibee, G. L., Jun 1 2004, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 111, 3, p. 189-199 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

146 Scopus citations
28 Scopus citations

Competition and brood reduction: Testing alternative models of clutch-size evolution in parasitoids

Pexton, J. J., De Boer, J. G., Heimpel, G. E., Vet, L. E. M., Whitfield, J. B. & Ode, P. J., Apr 24 2009, In : Behavioral Ecology. 20, 2, p. 403-409 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Competitive interactions between an exotic and a native ladybeetle: A field cage study

Hoogendoorn, M. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 1 2004, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 111, 1, p. 19-28 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Complementary sex determination in hymenopteran parasitoids and its implications for biological control

Zhishan, W. U., Hopper, K. R., Ode, P. J., Fuester, R. W., Jia-hua, C. H. E. N. & Heimpel, G. E., Jun 2003, In : Insect Science. 10, 2, p. 81-93 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Complementary sex determination in the parasitoid wasp Cotesia vestalis (C. plutellae)

De Boer, J. G., Ode, P. J., Vet, L. E. M., Whitfield, J. & Heimpel, G. E., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of evolutionary biology. 20, 1, p. 340-348 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Components of the functional response of Perillus bioculatus (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae)

Heimpel, G. E. & Hough-Goldstein, J. A., Jan 1 1994, In : Environmental entomology. 23, 4, p. 855-859 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Continental-scale suppression of an invasive pest by a host-specific parasitoid underlines both environmental and economic benefits of arthropod biological control

Wyckhuys, K. A. G., Wongtiem, P., Rauf, A., Thancharoen, A., Heimpel, G. E., Le, N. T. T., Fanani, M. Z., Gurr, G. M., Lundgren, J. G., Burra, D. D., Palao, L. K., Hyman, G., Graziosi, I., Le, V. X., Cock, M. J. W., Tscharntke, T., Wratten, S. D., Nguyen, L. V., You, M., Lu, Y. & 3 others, Ketelaar, J. W., Goergen, G. & Neuenschwander, P., 2018, In : PeerJ. 2018, 10, e5796.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Scopus citations

Could increased understanding of foraging behavior help to predict the success of biological control?

Mills, N. J. & Heimpel, G. E., Jun 2018, In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 27, p. 26-31 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Counties not countries: Variation in host specificity among populations of an aphid parasitoid

Hopper, K. R., Oppenheim, S. J., Kuhn, K. L., Lanier, K., Hoelmer, K. A., Heimpel, G. E., Meikle, W. G., O’Neil, R. J., Voegtlin, D. G., Wu, K., Woolley, J. B. & Heraty, J. M., Apr 2019, In : Evolutionary Applications. 12, 4, p. 815-829 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Crop pests and predators exhibit inconsistent responses to surrounding landscape composition

Karp, D. S., Chaplin-Kramer, R. E., Meehan, T. D., Martin, E. A., DeClerck, F., Grab, H., Gratton, C., Hunt, L., Larsen, A. E., Martínez-Salinas, A., O’Rourke, M. E., Rusch, A., Poveda, K., Jonsson, M., Rosenheim, J. A., Schellhorn, N. A., Tscharntke, T., Wratten, S. D., Zhang, W., Iverson, A. L. & 137 others, Adler, L. S., Albrecht, M., Alignier, A., Angelella, G. M., Anjum, M. Z., Avelino, J., Batáry, P., Baveco, J. M., Bianchi, F. J. J. A., Birkhofer, K., Bohnenblust, E. W., Bommarco, R., Brewer, M. J., Caballero-López, B., Carrière, Y., Carvalheiro, L. G., Cayuela, L., Centrella, M., Ćetković, A., Henri, D. C., Chabert, A., Costamagna, A. C., De la Mora, A., de Kraker, J., Desneux, N., Diehl, E., Diekötter, T., Dormann, C. F., Eckberg, J. O., Entling, M. H., Fiedler, D., Franck, P., van Veen, F. J. F., Frank, T., Gagic, V., Garratt, M. P. D., Getachew, A., Gonthier, D. J., Goodell, P. B., Graziosi, I., Groves, R. L., Gurr, G. M., Hajian-Forooshani, Z., Heimpel, G. E., Herrmann, J. D., Huseth, A. S., Inclán, D. J., Ingrao, A. J., Iv, P., Jacot, K., Johnson, G. A., Jones, L., Kaiser, M., Kaser, J. M., Keasar, T., Kim, T. N., Kishinevsky, M., Landis, D. A., Lavandero, B., Lavigne, C., Le Ralec, A., Lemessa, D., Letourneau, D. K., Liere, H., Lu, Y., Lubin, Y., Luttermoser, T., Maas, B., Mace, K., Madeira, F., Mader, V., Cortesero, A. M., Marini, L., Martinez, E., Martinson, H. M., Menozzi, P., Mitchell, M. G. E., Miyashita, T., Molina, G. A. R., Molina-Montenegro, M. A., O’Neal, M. E., Opatovsky, I., Ortiz-Martinez, S., Nash, M., Östman, Ö., Ouin, A., Pak, D., Paredes, D., Parsa, S., Parry, H., Perez-Alvarez, R., Perović, D. J., Peterson, J. A., Petit, S., Philpott, S. M., Plantegenest, M., Plecas, M. D., Pluess, T., Pons, X., Potts, S. G., Pywell, R. F., Ragsdale, D. W., Rand, T. A., Raymond, L., Ricci, B., Sargent, C., Sarthou, J. P., Saulais, J., Schäckermann, J., Schmidt, N. P., Schneider, G., Schüepp, C., Sivakoff, F. S., Smith, H. G., Whitney, K. S., Stutz, S., Szendrei, Z., Takada, M. B., Taki, H., Tamburini, G., Thomson, L. J., Tricault, Y., Tsafack, N., Tschumi, M., Valantin-Morison, M., van Trinh, M., van der Werf, W., Vierling, K. T., Werling, B. P., Wickens, J. B., Wickens, V. J., Woodcock, B. A., Wyckhuys, K., Xiao, H., Yasuda, M., Yoshioka, A. & Zou, Y., Aug 14 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 33, p. E7863-E7870

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
100 Scopus citations

Cryptic species of parasitoids attacking the soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in Asia: Binodoxys communis and Binodoxys koreanus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: aphidiinae)

Desneux, N., Starý, P., Delebecque, C. J., Gariepy, T. D., Barta, R. J., Hoelmer, K. A. & Heimpel, G. E., Nov 1 2009, In : Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 102, 6, p. 925-936 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Density-dependent intraguild predation of an aphid parasitoid

Chacón, J. M. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 6 2010, In : Oecologia. 164, 1, p. 213-220 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Description of Brachymeria philornisae sp. n. (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae), a parasitoid of the bird parasite Philornis trinitensis (Diptera: Muscidae) in Tobago, with a review of the sibling species

Delvare, G., Heimpel, G. E., Baur, H., Chadee, D. D., Martinez, R. & Knutie, S. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Zootaxa. 4242, 1, p. 34-60 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Determinants of egg load in the soybean aphid parasitoid Binodoxys communis

Dieckhoff, C. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 1 2010, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 136, 3, p. 254-261 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Diploid males sire triploid daughters and sons in the parasitoid wasp Cotesia vestalis

De Boer, J. G., Ode, P. J., Vet, L. E. M., Whitfield, J. B. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 30 2007, In : Heredity. 99, 3, p. 288-294 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Distribution of an exotic pest, Agromyza frontella (Diptera: Agromyzidae), in Manitoba, Canada

Lundgren, J. G., Venette, R. C., Gavloski, J., Hutchison, W. D. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 1 1999, In : Great Lakes Entomologist. 32, 3, p. 177-184 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Distribution of Cotesia rubecula (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) and its displacement of cotesia glomerata in Eastern North America

Herlihy, M. V., Van Driesche, R. G., Abney, M. R., Brodeur, J., Bryant, A. B., Casagrande, R. A., Delaney, D. A., Elkner, T. E., Fleischer, S. J., Groves, R. L., Gruner, D. S., Harmon, J. P., Heimpel, G. E., Hemady, K., Kuhar, T. P., Maund, C. M., Shelton, A. M., Seaman, A. J., Skinner, M., Weinzierl, R. & 2 others, Yeargan, K. V. & Szendrei, Z., Jun 1 2012, In : Florida Entomologist. 95, 2, p. 461-467 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Diversity of sex-determining alleles in Bracon hebetor

Heimpel, G. E., Antolin, M. F. & Strand, M. R., Mar 1999, In : Heredity. 82, 3, p. 282-291 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Does floral nectar improve biological control by parasitoids?

Heimpel, G. E. & Jervis, M. A., Jan 1 2005, Plant-Provided Food for Carnivorous Insects: A Protective Mutualism and its Applications. Cambridge University Press, p. 267-304 38 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

179 Scopus citations

Dynamic egg maturation strategies in an aphid parasitoid

Wu, Z. & Heimpel, G. E., Jun 1 2007, In : Physiological Entomology. 32, 2, p. 143-149 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Dynamic host feeding by the parasitoid Aphytis melinus: The balance between current and future reproduction

Heimpel, G. E. & Rosenheim, J. A., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 64, 2, p. 153-167 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Scopus citations

Ecological dissociation and re-association with a superior competitor alters host selection behavior in a parasitoid wasp

Vyas, D. K., Harvey, J. A., Paul, R. L., Heimpel, G. E. & Ode, P. J., Oct 1 2019, In : Oecologia. 191, 2, p. 261-270 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecology and management of the soybean aphid in North America

Ragsdale, D. W., Landis, D. A., Brodeur, J., Heimpel, G. E. & Desneux, N., Jan 7 2011, In : Annual review of entomology. 56, p. 375-399 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

329 Scopus citations

Editorial overview: Parasites/parasitoids/biological control: Communities without parasitoids?

Ode, P. J. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 1 2016, In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 14, p. viii-x

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Scopus citations

Effect of Binodoxys communis parasitism on flight behavior of the soybean aphid, Aphis glycines

Zhang, Y., Wyckhuys, K. A. G., Asplen, M. K., Heimpel, G. E. & Wu, K., Jul 1 2012, In : Biological Control. 62, 1, p. 10-15 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Effect of floral nectar, water, and feeding frequency on Cotesia glomerata longevity

Lee, J. C. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 1 2008, In : BioControl. 53, 2, p. 289-294 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Effect of parasitism on flight behavior of the soybean aphid, Aphis glycines

Zhang, Y., Wu, K., Wyckhuys, K. A. G. & Heimpel, G. E., Dec 1 2009, In : Biological Control. 51, 3, p. 475-479 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Effects of parasitoid fecundity and host resistance on indirect interactions among hosts sharing a parasitoid

Heimpel, G. E., Neuhauser, C. & Hoogendoorn, M., Jun 1 2003, In : Ecology letters. 6, 6, p. 556-566 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations
62 Scopus citations

Effects of sugar feeding on carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in a parasitoid wasp

Olson, D. M., Fadamiro, H., Lundgren, J. G. & Heimpel, G. E., Mar 1 2000, In : Physiological Entomology. 25, 1, p. 17-26 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

155 Scopus citations

Effects of time limitation and egg limitation on lifetime reproductive success of a parasitoid in the field

Heimpel, G. E., Mangel, M. & Rosenheim, J. A., Jan 1 1998, In : American Naturalist. 152, 2, p. 273-289 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

101 Scopus citations