Journal of Insect Physiology

(The TQCC of Journal of Insect Physiology is 7. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
CRISPR/Cas9 in lepidopteran insects: Progress, application and prospects25
Body size allometry impacts flight-related morphology and metabolic rates in the solitary bee Megachile rotundata21
Effect of diet lipids and omega-6:3 ratio on honey bee brood development, adult survival and body composition21
Desiccation resistance is an adaptive life-history trait dependent upon cuticular hydrocarbons, and influenced by mating status and temperature in D. melanogaster21
First report on CRISPR/Cas9-targeted mutagenesis in the Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata21
Artificial light at night alters the seasonal responses of biting mosquitoes20
Predator-induced stress responses in insects: A review20
Multifunctional mandibles of ants: Variation in gripping behavior facilitated by specific microstructures and kinematics20
Trans-generational effects on diapause and life-history-traits of an aphid parasitoid19
Structural and transcriptional evidence of mechanotransduction in the Drosophila suzukii ovipositor19
The metabolic alteration and apparent preservation of the zombie ant brain19
CRISPR/Cas9 mediated knockout of Amyellow-y gene results in melanization defect of the cuticle in adult Apis mellifera18
Increasing thermal stress with flight distance in stingless bees (Melipona subnitida) in the Brazilian tropical dry forest: Implications for constraint on foraging range17
Amino acid quality modifies the quantitative availability of protein for reproduction in Drosophila melanogaster17
Impact of sublethal exposure to synthetic and natural acaricides on honey bee (Apis mellifera) memory and expression of genes related to memory16
GABA signaling affects motor function in the honey bee16
Chemosensory reception in the stingless bee Tetragonisca angustula16
Two insulin receptors coordinate oogenesis and oviposition via two pathways in the green lacewing, Chrysopa pallens15
Tsetse peritrophic matrix influences for trypanosome transmission15
The desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria, plastically manipulates egg size by regulating both egg numbers and production rate according to population density15
Low temperatures impact species distributions of jumping spiders across a desert elevational cline15
B-vitamin nutrition in the pea aphid-Buchnera symbiosis14
Concentration and distribution of diaphorin, and expression of diaphorin synthesis genes during Asian citrus psyllid development14
When does diet matter? The roles of larval and adult nutrition in regulating adult size traits in Drosophila melanogaster14
Hormonal modulation of reproduction in Polistes fuscatus social wasps: Dual functions in both ovary development and sexual receptivity13
Sensilla localization and sex pheromone recognition of odorant binding protein OBP4 in the mirid plant bug Adelphocoris lineolatus (Goeze)13
Concerted evolution of body mass, cell size and metabolic rate among carabid beetles13
The limited regulatory roles of juvenile hormone degradation pathways in reproductive diapause preparation of the cabbage beetle, Colaphellus bowringi12
CRISPR/Cas9 mediated disruption of the white gene leads to pigmentation deficiency and copulation failure in Drosophila suzukii12
Suppression of glycogen synthase expression reduces glycogen and lipid storage during mosquito overwintering diapause12
Pigment-dispersing factor is involved in photoperiodic control of reproduction in the brown-winged green bug, Plautia stali12
Structure, properties and functions of the forewing-hindwing coupling of honeybees12
Proteases and nucleases across midgut tissues of Nezara viridula (Hemiptera:Pentatomidae) display distinct activity profiles that are conserved through life stages12
Roles of selenoprotein T and transglutaminase in active immunization against entomopathogenic fungi in the termite Reticulitermes chinensis11
Behavioral and physiological effects of Viola spp. cyclotides on Myzus persicae (Sulz.)11
Methoprene-tolerant is essential for embryonic development of the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum11
Fluid dynamics in the functional foregut of xylem-sap feeding insects: A comparative study of two Xylella fastidiosa vectors11
Induction of DNA methyltransferase genes in Helicoverpa armigera following injection of pathogenic bacteria modulates expression of antimicrobial peptides and affects bacterial proliferation11
Age-dependent changes in cuticular color and pteridine levels in a clonal ant11
Effects of starvation on respiratory metabolism and energy metabolism in the cotton bollworm Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)11
Fluctuating thermal regimes prevent chill injury but do not change patterns of oxidative stress in the alfalfa leafcutting bee, Megachile rotundata11
A herbivore-induced plant volatile of the host plant acts as a collective foraging signal to the larvae of the meadow moth, Loxostege sticticalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)11
Mating-induced changes in responses of female Queensland fruit fly to male pheromones and fruit: A mechanism for mating-induced sexual inhibition11
Cold tolerance, water balance, energetics, gas exchange, and diapause in overwintering brown marmorated stink bugs10
Metabolic responses to starvation and feeding contribute to the invasiveness of an emerging pest insect10
An odorant-binding protein mediates sexually dimorphic behaviors via binding male-specific 2-heptanone in migratory locust10
Evaluating resistance of the soybean block technology cultivars to the Neotropical brown stink bug, Euschistus heros (F.)10
Global gene expression changes induced by knockout of a protease gene cluster in Helicoverpa armigera with CRISPR/Cas910
Self-righting physiology of the ladybird beetle Coccinella septempunctata on surfaces with variable roughness10
Flubendiamide, the first phthalic acid diamide insecticide, impairs neuronal calcium signalling in the honey bee’s antennae10
Increased Akt signaling in the fat body of Anopheles stephensi extends lifespan and increases lifetime fecundity through modulation of insulin-like peptides10
Female volatiles as sex attractants in the invasive population of Vespa velutina nigrithorax10
Aged virgin adults respond to extreme heat events with phenotypic plasticity in an invasive species, Drosophila suzukii10
Microbiome reduction prevents lipid accumulation during early diapause in the northern house mosquito, Culex pipiens pipiens10
Volatile disease markers of American foulbrood-infected larvae in Apis mellifera10
The transcriptome of anal papillae of Aedes aegypti reveals their importance in xenobiotic detoxification and adds significant knowledge on ion, water and ammonia transport mechanisms10
Effects of advanced age on olfactory response of male and female Queensland fruit fly, Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae)10
Tyramine and its receptor TYR1 linked behavior QTL to reproductive physiology in honey bee workers (Apis mellifera)9
Neurophysiological and behavioral responses of blacklegged ticks to host odors9
Increased size and energy reserves in diapausing eggs of temperate Aedes aegypti populations9
Gas chromatography – Mass spectrometry as a preferred method for quantification of insect hemolymph sugars9
Oocyte resorption in termite queens: Seasonal dynamics and controlling factors9
Feeding behavior of honey bees on dry sugar9
The role of melatonin and Tryptophan-5-hydroxylase-1 in different abiotic stressors in Apis cerana cerana9
Nitric oxide effects on Rhodnius prolixus’s immune responses, gut microbiota and Trypanosoma cruzi development9
The extremely low energy cost of biosynthesis in holometabolous insect larvae9
Warm periods in repeated cold stresses protect Drosophila against ionoregulatory collapse, chilling injury, and reproductive deficits9
Testing the thermal limits: Non-linear reaction norms drive disparate thermal acclimation responses in Drosophila melanogaster9
The fatty acid elongase gene LmELO7 is required for hydrocarbon biosynthesis and cuticle permeability in the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria9
Determining the effects of nutrition on the reproductive physiology of male mosquitoes9
Schistocerca neuropeptides – An update9
Silencing Br-C impairs larval development and chitin synthesis in Lymantria dispar larvae8
Enterococcal symbionts of caterpillars facilitate the utilization of a suboptimal diet8
Proteomic profiling of bacterial and fungal induced immune priming in Galleria mellonella larvae8
Sunflower pollen induces rapid excretion in bumble bees: Implications for host-pathogen interactions8
Vitellogenin expression corresponds with reproductive status and caste in a primitively eusocial bee8
Zingerone improves mating performance of Zeugodacus tau (Diptera: Tephritidae) through enhancement of male courtship activity and sexual signaling8
Leafhopper feeding behaviour on three grapevine cultivars with different susceptibilities to Flavescence dorée8
Same but different: Socially foraging ants backtrack like individually foraging ants but use different mechanisms8
Immunity and physiological changes in adult honey bees (Apis mellifera) infected with Nosema ceranae: The natural colony environment8
Male sexual history influences female fertility and re-mating incidence in the mosquito vector Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)8
Pendimethalin-based herbicide impairs cellular immune response and haemocyte morphology in a beneficial ground beetle8
Potential trade-offs between reproduction and migratory flight in Spodoptera frugiperda8
Acclimation, duration and intensity of cold exposure determine the rate of cold stress accumulation and mortality in Drosophila suzukii8
Energy balance and metabolic changes in an overwintering wolf spider, Schizocosa stridulans7
Frequency tuning of swarming male mosquitoes (Aedes communis, Culicidae) and its neural mechanisms7
Selection of key floral scent compounds from fruit and vegetable crops by honey bees depends on sensory capacity and experience7
Behavioural and physiological regulation of protein and carbohydrates in mealworm larvae: A geometric analysis7
Functional characterization of one sex pheromone receptor (AlucOR4) in Apolygus lucorum (Meyer-Dür)7
Yin and Yang of mitochondrial ROS in Drosophila7
Cold tolerance of the drosophila pupal parasitoid Trichopria drosophilae7
Characterization of trehalose metabolic genes and corresponding enzymatic activities during diapause of Sitodiplosis mosellana7
Small RNA analysis provides new insights into cytoplasmic incompatibility in Drosophila melanogaster induced by Wolbachia7
Band movement and thermoregulation in Schistocerca cancellata7
Bloodmeal regulation in mosquitoes curtails dehydration-induced mortality, altering vectorial capacity7
Two ferritin genes (MdFerH and MdFerL) are involved in iron homeostasis, antioxidation and immune defense in housefly Musca domestica7
Characterization, expression patterns, and transcriptional responses of three core RNA interference pathway genes from Ostrinia nubilalis7
Co-existing locomotory activity and gene expression profiles in a kissing-bug vector of Chagas disease7
Aphid growth and reproduction on plants with altered sterol profiles: Novel insights using Arabidopsis mutant and overexpression lines7
Insights into the feeding behaviors and biomechanics of Varroa destructor mites on honey bee pupae using electropenetrography and histology7
How to stand the heat? Post-stress nutrition and developmental stage determine insect response to a heat wave7
Attachment ability of females and males of the ladybird beetle Cryptolaemus montrouzieri to different artificial surfaces7
Effects of artificial light on growth, development, and dispersal of two North American fireflies (Coleoptera: Lampyridae)7