George E Heimpel

1993 …2020

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Research Output

Article

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

325 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
61 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

153 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

Egg limitation, host quality, and dynamic behavior by a parasitoid in the field

Heimpel, G. E., Rosenheim, J. A. & Mangel, M., Jan 1 1996, In : Ecology. 77, 8, p. 2410-2420 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 Scopus citations

Egg limitation in parasitoids: A review of the evidence and a case study

Heimpel, G. E. & Rosenheim, J. A., Feb 1998, In : Biological Control. 11, 2, p. 160-168 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

138 Scopus citations

Egg load dynamics and the risk of egg and time limitation experienced by an aphid parasitoid in the field

Dieckhoff, C., Theobald, J. C., Wäckers, F. L. & Heimpel, G. E., May 2014, In : Ecology and Evolution. 4, 10, p. 1739-1750 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Egg maturation, egg resorption and the costliness of transient egg limitation in insects

Rosenheim, J. A., Heimpel, G. E. & Mangel, M., Aug 7 2000, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 267, 1452, p. 1565-1573 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations
27 Scopus citations

Environmentally cued hatching in the bird-parasitic nest fly Philornis downsi

Sage, R., Boulton, R. A., Lahuatte, P. F., Causton, C. E., Cloutier, R. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 2018, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 166, 9, p. 752-760 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

European buckthorn and Asian soybean aphid as components of an extensive invasional meltdown in North America

Heimpel, G. E., Frelich, L. E., Landis, D. A., Hopper, K. R., Hoelmer, K. A., Sezen, Z., Asplen, M. K. & Wu, K., Aug 24 2010, In : Biological Invasions. 12, 9, p. 2913-2931 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

110 Scopus citations

Experimental support for Multiple-locus complementary sex determination in the parasitoid Cotesia vestalis

De Boer, J. G., Ode, P. J., Rendahl, A. K., Vet, L. E. M., Whitfield, J. B. & Heimpel, G. E., Nov 1 2008, In : Genetics. 180, 3, p. 1525-1535 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations

Factors limiting the spread of the protective symbiont Hamiltonella defensa in Aphis craccivora aphids

Dykstra, H. R., Weldon, S. R., Martinez, A. J., White, J. A., Hopper, K. R., Heimpel, G. E., Asplen, M. K. & Oliver, K. M., 2014, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 80, 18, p. 5818-5827 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Field abundance and performance of hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) on soybean aphid

Eckberg, J. O., Peterson, J. A., Borsh, C. P., Kaser, J. M., Johnson, G. A., Luhman, J. C., Wyse, D. L. & Heimpel, G. E., Jan 1 2014, In : Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 108, 1, p. 26-34 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Flight performance of the soybean aphid, Aphis glycines (Hemiptera: Aphididae) under different temperature and humidity regimens

Zhang, Y., Wang, L., Wu, K., Wyckhuys, K. A. G. & Heimpel, G. E., Apr 1 2008, In : Environmental entomology. 37, 2, p. 301-306 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Floral resources impact longevity and oviposition rate of a parasitoid in the field

Lee, J. C. & Heimpel, G. E., May 1 2008, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 77, 3, p. 565-572 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations

Gut sugar analysis in field-caught parasitoids: Adapting methods originally developed for biting flies

Heimpel, G. E., Lee, J. C., Wu, Z., Weiser, L., Wäckers, F. & Jervis, M. A., Sep 8 2004, In : International Journal of Pest Management. 50, 3, p. 193-198 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

High Hyperparasitism of Cotesia rubecula (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in Minnesota and Massachusetts

Weis, J. J., Gray, H. L. & Heimpel, G. E., Oct 2016, In : Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society. 89, 4, p. 385-389 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Honeydew as a food source for natural enemies: Making the best of a bad meal?

Wäckers, F. L., van Rijn, P. C. J. & Heimpel, G. E., May 1 2008, In : Biological Control. 45, 2, p. 176-184 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

144 Scopus citations

Host phylogeny and specialisation in parasitoids

Desneux, N., Blahnik, R., Delebecque, C. J. & Heimpel, G. E., May 1 2012, In : Ecology letters. 15, 5, p. 453-460 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Host range and community structure of avian nest parasites in the genus Philornis (Diptera: Muscidae) on the island of Trinidad

Bulgarella, M. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 1 2015, In : Ecology and Evolution. 5, 17, p. 3695-3703 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Scopus citations

Host specificity of Aphelinus species collected from soybean aphid in Asia

Hopper, K. R., Lanier, K., Rhoades, J. H., Hoelmer, K. A., Meikle, W. G., Heimpel, G. E., O'Neil, R. J., Voegtlin, D. G. & Woolley, J. B., Dec 2017, In : Biological Control. 115, p. 55-73 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Hymenopteran parasitoids synthesize 'honeydew-specific' oligosaccharides

Wäckers, F. L., Lee, J. C., Heimpel, G. E., Winkler, K. & Wagenaar, R., Oct 1 2006, In : Functional Ecology. 20, 5, p. 790-798 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Hyperparasitism by ablerus clisiocampae ashmead (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae)

Kattari, D., Heimpel, G. E., Ode, P. J. & Rosenheim, J. A., Jul 1 1999, In : Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 101, 3, p. 640-644 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Impact of flowering buckwheat on Lepidopteran cabbage pests and their parasitoids at two spatial scales

Lee, J. C. & Heimpel, G. E., Sep 2005, In : Biological Control. 34, 3 SPEC. ISS., p. 290-301 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

Impact of the parasitoid Aphelinus certus on soybean aphid populations

Kaser, J. M. & Heimpel, G. E., Dec 2018, In : Biological Control. 127, p. 17-24 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Indirect interactions between an introduced and a native ladybird beetle species mediated by a shared parasitoid

Hoogendoorn, M. & Heimpel, G. E., Nov 25 2002, In : Biological Control. 25, 3, p. 224-230 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Scopus citations

Influence of floral resources on sugar feeding and nutrient dynamics of a parasitoid in the field

Lee, J. C., Andow, D. A. & Heimpel, G. E., Oct 1 2006, In : Ecological Entomology. 31, 5, p. 470-480 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Interspecific differences in milkweeds alter predator density and the strength of trophic cascades

Mohl, E. K., Santa-Martinez, E. & Heimpel, G. E., Jun 1 2016, In : Arthropod-Plant Interactions. 10, 3, p. 249-261 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Intraspecific variation in facultative symbiont infection among native and exotic pest populations: Potential implications for biological control

Desneux, N., Asplen, M. K., Brady, C. M., Heimpel, G. E., Hopper, K. R., Luo, C., Monticelli, L., Oliver, K. M. & White, J. A., Jan 2018, In : Biological Control. 116, p. 27-35 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Scopus citations

Invasive Parasites and the Fate of Darwin's Finches in the Galapagos Islands: The Case of the Vegetarian Finch (Platyspiza crassirostris)

Heimpel, G. E., Hillstrom, A., Freund, D., Knutie, S. A. & Clayton, D. H., Jun 1 2017, In : Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 129, 2, p. 345-349 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Is parasitoid acceptance of different host species dynamic?

Hopper, K. R., Prager, S. M. & Heimpel, G. E., Oct 1 2013, In : Functional Ecology. 27, 5, p. 1201-1211 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Landscape composition influences patterns of native and exotic lady beetle abundance

Gardiner, M. M., Landis, D. A., Gratton, C., Schmidt, N., O'Neal, M., Mueller, E., Chacon, J., Heimpel, G. E. & Difonzo, C. D., Jul 1 2009, In : Diversity and Distributions. 15, 4, p. 554-564 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

101 Scopus citations

Landscape composition influences the activity density of Carabidae and Arachnida in soybean fields

Gardiner, M. M., Landis, D. A., Gratton, C., Schmidt, N., O'Neal, M., Mueller, E., Chacon, J. & Heimpel, G. E., Oct 1 2010, In : Biological Control. 55, 1, p. 11-19 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Landscape diversity enhances biological control of an introduced crop pest in the north-central USA

Gardiner, M. M., Landis, D. A., Gratton, C., DiFonzo, C. D., O'Neal, M., Chacon, J. M., Wayo, M. T., Schmidt, N. P., Mueller, E. E. & Heimpel, G. E., Jan 1 2009, In : Ecological Applications. 19, 1, p. 143-154 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

335 Scopus citations

Life cycle and host specificity of the parasitoid conura annulifera (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae), a Potential biological control agent of philornis downsi (Diptera: Muscidae) in the Galápagos Islands

Bulgarella, M., Quiroga, M. A., Boulton, R. A., Ramírez, I. E., Moon, R. D., Causton, C. E. & Heimpel, G. E., May 1 2017, In : Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 110, 3, p. 317-328 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Life-history strategies in parasitoid wasps: A comparative analysis of 'ovigeny'

Jervis, M. A., Heimpel, G. E., Ferns, P. N., Harvey, J. A. & Kidd, N. A. C., May 1 2001, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 70, 3, p. 442-458 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

352 Scopus citations

Linking risk and efficacy in biological control host-parasitoid models

Kaser, J. M. & Heimpel, G. E., Nov 1 2015, In : Biological Control. 90, p. 49-60 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Mind the Gap: The evolution of oviposition site and specialization in the parasitoid superfamily Chalcidoidea

Boulton, R. A. & Heimpel, G. E., May 29 2018, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 124, 2, p. 213-227 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Multifaceted determinants of host specificity in an aphid parasitoid

Desneux, N., Barta, R. J., Hoelmer, K. A., Hopper, K. R. & Heimpel, G. E., May 1 2009, In : Oecologia. 160, 2, p. 387-398 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

125 Scopus citations
15 Scopus citations

On-farm evaluation of a fall-seeded rye cover crop for suppression of soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) on soybean

Koch, R. L., Sezen, Z., Porter, P. M., Ragsdale, D. W., Wyckhuys, K. A. G. & Heimpel, G. E., Aug 1 2015, In : Agricultural and Forest Entomology. 17, 3, p. 239-246 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations