George E Heimpel

1993 …2022

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Research Output

Article

Sex determination meltdown upon biological control introduction of the parasitoid Cotesia rubecula?

De Boer, J. G., Kuijper, B., Heimpel, G. E. & Beukeboom, L. W., Jul 1 2012, In : Evolutionary Applications. 5, 5, p. 444-454 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Sex-specific dispersal by a parasitoid wasp in the field

Asplen, M. K., Chacón, J. M. & Heimpel, G. E., May 1 2016, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 159, 2, p. 252-259 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Scopus citations

Shifting paradigms in the history of classical biological control

Heimpel, G. E. & Cock, M. J. W., Feb 1 2018, In : BioControl. 63, 1, p. 27-37 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Single-locus complementary sex determination absent in Heterospilus prosopidis (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)

Wu, Z., Hopper, K. R., Ode, P. J., Fuester, R. W., Tuda, M. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 1 2005, In : Heredity. 95, 3, p. 228-234 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
50 Scopus citations

Soybean aphid biotype 1 genome: Insights into the invasive biology and adaptive evolution of a major agricultural pest

Soybean aphid research community, May 2020, In : Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 120, 103334.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Specialisation of bacterial endosymbionts that protect aphids from parasitoids

Asplen, M. K., Bano, N., Brady, C. M., Desneux, N., Hopper, K. R., Malouines, C., Oliver, K. M., White, J. A. & Heimpel, G. E., Dec 1 2014, In : Ecological Entomology. 39, 6, p. 736-739 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Spillover of tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum) herbivory onto willow bioenergy crops in an agricultural landscape

Eckberg, J. O., Johnson, G. A., Pain, R. E., Wyse, D. L. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 1 2015, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 167, 2, p. 178-185 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Sugar feeding by the aphid parasitoid Binodoxys communis: How does honeydew compare with other sugar sources?

Wyckhuys, K. A. G., Strange-George, J. E., Kulhanek, C. A., Wäckers, F. L. & Heimpel, G. E., Feb 1 2008, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 54, 2, p. 481-491 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Sugar feeding reduces short-term activity of a parasitoid wasp

Lee, J. C. & Heimpel, G. E., Mar 1 2007, In : Physiological Entomology. 32, 1, p. 99-103 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Survival of diploid males in Bracon sp. near hebetor (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)

Holloway, A. K., Heimpel, G. E., Strand, M. R. & Antolin, M. F., Jan 1999, In : Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 92, 1, p. 110-116 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
69 Scopus citations

The defensive aphid symbiont Hamiltonella defensa affects host quality differently for Aphelinus glycinis versus Aphelinus atriplicis

Hopper, K. R., Kuhn, K. L., Lanier, K., Rhoades, J. H., Oliver, K. M., White, J. A., Asplen, M. K. & Heimpel, G. E., Jan 2018, In : Biological Control. 116, p. 3-9 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Scopus citations

The effects of host plant species on adult oviposition and larval performance of the aphid predator Aphidoletes aphidimyza

Mohl, E. K., Stenoien, C. M. & Heimpel, G. E., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Ecological Entomology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Endosymbiont Arsenophonus Is Widespread in Soybean Aphid, Aphis glycines, but Does Not Provide Protection from Parasitoids or a Fungal Pathogen

Wulff, J. A., Buckman, K. A., Wu, K., Heimpel, G. E. & White, J. A., Apr 16 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 4, e62145.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

The evolution of host-feeding behaviour in insect parasitoids

Heimpel, G. E. & Collier, T. R., Aug 1996, In : Biological Reviews. 71, 3, p. 373-400 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

199 Scopus citations

The evolution of parasitoid fecundity: A paradigm under scrutiny

Jervis, M. A., Moe, A. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 2012, In : Ecology letters. 15, 4, p. 357-364 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

The influence of aphid-produced honeydew on parasitoid fitness and nutritional state: A comparative study

Tena, A., Senft, M., Desneux, N., Dregni, J. & Heimpel, G. E., Jun 2018, In : Basic and Applied Ecology. 29, p. 55-68 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The soybean aphid in China: A historical review

Wu, Z., Schenk-Hamlin, D., Zhan, W., Ragsdale, D. W. & Heimpel, G. E., Mar 2004, In : Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 97, 2, p. 209-218 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

138 Scopus citations

The ubiquity of intraguild predation among predatory arthropods

Gagnon, A. È., Heimpel, G. E. & Brodeur, J., Nov 23 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 11, e28061.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Scopus citations

Trade-offs between flight and fecundity in the soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae)

Zhang, Y., Wu, K., Wyckhuys, K. A. G. & Heimpel, G. E., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of economic entomology. 102, 1, p. 133-138 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Transient host paralysis as a means of reducing self-superparasitism in koinobiont endoparasitoids

Desneux, N., Barta, R. J., Delebecque, C. J. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 1 2009, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 55, 4, p. 321-327 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Virginity and the cost of insurance in highly inbred Hymenoptera

HEIMPEL, GEORGE. E., Aug 1994, In : Ecological Entomology. 19, 3, p. 299-302 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Worldwide Populations of the Aphid Aphis craccivora Are Infected with Diverse Facultative Bacterial Symbionts

Brady, C. M., Asplen, M. K., Desneux, N., Heimpel, G. E., Hopper, K. R., Linnen, C. R., Oliver, K. M., Wulff, J. A. & White, J. A., Jan 1 2014, In : Microbial ecology. 67, 1, p. 195-204 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
Book

Biological control: Ecology and applications

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

Research output: Book/ReportBook

75 Scopus citations
Chapter

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

177 Scopus citations

Parasitoid Foraging and Oviposition Behavior in the Field

Heimpel, G. E. & Casas, J., Apr 7 2008, Behavioral Ecology of Insect Parasitoids: From Theoretical Approaches to Field Applications. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 52-70 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

35 Scopus citations

Phytophagy

Heimpel, G. E. & Jervis, M. A., Jan 1 2005, Insects As Natural Enemies: A Practical Perspective. Springer Netherlands, p. 525-550 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

7 Scopus citations
Editorial

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

Entmophagous insects: progress in evolutionary and applied ecology

Hardy, I. C. W., van Alphen, J. J. M., Heimpel, G. E. & Ode, P. J., Mar 1995, In : Trends in Ecology & Evolution. 10, 3, p. 96-97 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

4 Scopus citations

Sex ratios of commercially reared biological control agents

Heimpel, G. E. & Lundgren, J. G., Jan 1 2000, In : Biological Control. 19, 1, p. 77-93 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

81 Scopus citations

Thank you to Charu

Kaya, H. K., Coll, M., Heimpel, G. E., Hunter, M. S., Kloepper, J. W., TeBeest, D., Vandenberg, J. D. & Wäckers, F., Sep 1 2006, In : Biological Control. 38, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Letter

Reply from G.E. Heimpel

Heimpel, G. E., Jan 1 1997, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 12, 12, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Review article

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

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

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

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

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

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

Linking parasitoid nectar feeding and dispersal in conservation biological control

Heimpel, G. E., May 2019, In : Biological Control. 132, p. 36-41 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Parasitoid nutritional ecology in a community context: The importance of honeydew and implications for biological control

Tena, A., Wäckers, F. L., Heimpel, G. E., Urbaneja, A. & Pekas, A., Apr 2016, In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 14, p. 100-104 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

23 Scopus citations

Perennial Grain and Oilseed Crops

Kantar, M. B., Tyl, C., Dorn, K. M., Zhang, X., Jungers, J. M., Kaser, J. M., Schendel, R. R., Eckberg, J. O., Runck, B. C., Bunzel, M., Jordan, N. R., Stupar, R. M., Marks, M. D., Anderson, J. A., Johnson, G. A., Sheaffer, C. C., Schoenfuss, T. C., Ismail, B. P., Heimpel, G. E. & Wyse, D. L., Apr 29 2016, In : Annual Review of Plant Biology. 67, p. 703-729 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

31 Scopus citations

Sex determination in the hymenoptera

Heimpel, G. E. & De Boer, J. G., Mar 11 2008, In : Annual review of entomology. 53, p. 209-230 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

233 Scopus citations

Trends in biological control: public interest, international networking and research direction

Brodeur, J., Abram, P. K., Heimpel, G. E. & Messing, R. H., Feb 1 2018, In : BioControl. 63, 1, p. 11-26 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

7 Scopus citations