African Entomology

(The median citation count of African Entomology is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
A Catalogue of Natural Enemies of Invasive Alien Plants in South Africa: Classical Biological Control Agents Considered, Released and Established, Exotic Natural Enemies Present in the Field, and Bioh21
First occurrence of the pest Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in the Comoros Archipelago (Western Indian Ocean)17
Biological Control of Cactaceae in South Africa16
Plant Pathogens and Biological Control of Invasive Alien Plants in South Africa: A Review of Projects and Progress (2011–2020)14
A Review of the Biocontrol Programmes Against Aquatic Weeds in South Africa12
The Role of Mass-Rearing in Weed Biological Control Projects in South Africa11
Louse-Flies (Diptera: Hippoboscidae) of Birds from South Africa: Prevalence and Diversity9
Recent Advances in the Biological Control of Tecoma stans L. (Bignoniaceae) in South Africa8
Current Status of Biological Control of Lantana camara L. (sensu lato) in South Africa8
Baseline Toxicity Data of Different Insecticides against the Fall Armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and Control Failure Likelihood Estimation in Burkina Faso8
Economic Injury Level of the Oriental Fruit Fly, Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae), on Commercial Mango Farms in Manica Province, Mozambique8
Developments and Prospects for Biological Control of Prosopis (Leguminosae) in South Africa8
Biological Control of South African Plants that are Invasive Elsewhere in the World: A Review of Earlier and Current Programmes8
Three New Biological Control Programmes for South Africa: Brazilian Pepper, Tamarix and Tradescantia7
An Introduction to the Fourth Decadal Review of Biological Control of Invasive Alien Plants in South Africa (2011–2020)7
Genetic Diversity of Ectomyelois ceratoniae (Zeller 1881) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Collected from Three Different Host-Plants in Tunisia by Using RAPD-PCR7
Prospects for the Biological Control of Northern Temperate Weeds in South Africa7
A Decade of Biological Control of Parthenium hysterophorus L. (Asteraceae) in South Africa Reviewed: Introduction of Insect Agents and Their Status7
A Review of Research and Developments with Insect Agents Used for Biological Control of Australian Acacia Species (Caesalpinioideae) in South Africa6
Anopheles Species Composition and Breeding Habitat Characterisation in Chiredzi District, Zimbabwe6
First Report on Chenopodium quinoa Willdenow (Amaranthaceae) Stem-Boring Damage by Athesapeuta dodonis (Marshall) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) with Associated Fungal spp. Interactions in South Africa6
Lethality and Vitality Efficiency of Different Extracts of Salix safsaf Leaves against the House Fly, Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae)6
Thermal Plasticity of Antioxidative Activity in Fresh Adults of Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)6
Stingless Beekeeping in Uganda: An Industry in Its Infancy6
Biological Control of Invasive Climbing Plants in South Africa6
Evaluating Artificial Diets for the Fall Armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) through Nutritional Indices and an Age-Stage, Two-Sex Life Table Approach6
Biological Control of Three Eupatorieae Weeds in South Africa: 2011–20206
The Efficacy of Baits Containing Abamectin, Dinotefuran, Imidacloprid and Pyriproxyfen + Abamectin against Blattella germanica (L.) (Blattaria: Blattellidae), the German Cockroach6
Progress and Prospects for the Biological Control of Invasive Alien Grasses Poaceae) in South Africa5
Advances in the Regulation of Weed Biological Control in South Africa5
Impact of Urbanisation and Human Activities on Diversity and Abundance of Ulidiid Flies (Diptera: Ulidiidae) in Wadi El-Natroun, Egypt5
A Review of the Biology and Control of the Obscure Mealybug, Pseudococcus viburni (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae), with Special Reference to Biological Control Using Entomopathogenic Fungi and Nematodes5
Efficacy of Ozone on Mortality, Super Oxide Dismutases, Nitric Oxide Enzymes and Ultrastructural Alterations on Some Stored Product Insect Larvae in Egypt4
Effects of Blood Sources and Artificial Blood Feeding Membranes on the Biological Parameters and Hepatitis C Virus Infectivity of Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae)4
Bio-Insecticidal Activity of Three Essential Oils against Rhyzopertha dominica (Fabricius, 1792) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae)4
Morphological, Histological and Ultrastructural Characterisation of Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) Larval Midgut4
Susceptibility of Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) to Bt Cotton, Expressing Cry1Ac and Cry2Ab Toxins, in South Africa4
Attractiveness of Different Coloured Sticky Traps to the South African Citrus Thrips (Scirtothrips aurantii Faure) in Avocado, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa4
Non-Chemical Post-Harvest Disinfestation of Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Tommy Atkins Mango Using Hot-Water Immersion Treatment4
The Relationship between Proboscis Length and the Ability of Certain Heteroptera to Damage Macadamia Kernels4
Integration of Repellency Effect of Neem-Based Insecticide and Pheromone Bio-Trap® with Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) to Control the Red Palm Weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Oli4
The Western Conifer-Seed Bug Leptoglossus occidentalis Discovered in the Western Cape Province of South Africa3
Investigations into the Efficacy of the Biocontrol Programme of Australian Myrtle, Leptospermum laevigatum, in South Africa: Lessons Learnt and Where to Now?3
Effect of Time of Day on Efficacy of Sweep Net Sampling of Arthropod Predators in Maize Agro-Ecosystems in the North West Province, South Africa3
First Detection and Infestation Levels of the Invasive Fruit Fly Zaprionus indianus Gupta, 1970 (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in Pomegranate Orchards from Algeria3
Current and Future Biological Control Efforts Against Solanum mauritianum (Solanaceae) in South Africa3
Sipha maydis (Passerini) (Hemiptera: Aphididae) on Wheat (Triticum aestivum) in South Africa3
Biological Control of Tithonia spp. (Asteraceae) in South Africa: Challenges and Possibilities3
Ant Communities in Two Habitats in Succulent Karoo Shrubland3
Insect Herbivores Associated with Lycium ferocissimum (Solanaceae) in South Africa and their Potential as Biological Control Agents in Australia3
Heavy Metal Accumulation and The Possible Correlation with Acetylcholinesterase Levels in Honey Bees from Polluted Areas of Alexandria, Egypt3
Control of the Banded Fruit Weevil, Phlyctinus callosus (Schönherr) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), Using Entomopathogenic Fungi3
Colony Foundation and the Development of Incipient Laboratory Colonies of Macrotermes natalensis (Haviland) (Termitidae: Macrotermitinae)3
Characterisation of the Breeding Sites and Insecticide Resistance of Aedes aegypti Population in the City of Bobo-Dioulaso, Burkina Faso3
Efforts Towards Engaging Communities to Promote the Benefits of Biological Control Research and Implementation in South Africa3
A Mark-Release-Recapture Experiment with Radio-Sterilised Aedes albopictus Males as Part of a Sterile Insect Technique Programme against the Vector Mosquito in Panchvati, Mauritius3
Post-Harvest Storage Practices and Insect Pests of Maize and Beans in the North West Region of Cameroon2
Comparative Field Evaluation of Auto-Rotate Gun Sprayer for Control of Bemisia tabaci in a Cotton Crop2
A Survey of Ceratitis quinaria (Bezzi) (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Citrus Production Areas in South Africa2
Identification and virulence screening of fungal and bacterial entomophathogens of the edible long-horned grasshopper Ruspolia differens (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae) from Uganda2
Tsetse Flies: Comparative Morphometric Information from Traits Collected on Wings and Pupae2
Ingestion Effect of Makisterone A, a Phytoecdysteroid, on Development and Detoxification Enzymes of Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae)2
Identification of alternative hosts of the tomato leafminer Tuta absoluta (Meyrick, 1917) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in West Africa2
Palm wine as a food-based bait for monitoring adult Ceratitis ditissima (Munro) (Diptera: Tephritidae) in citrus orchards2
Fungal Mycoflora Associated with Busseola fusca Frass in Maize Plants2
Toxicological and histological studies on the effect of spinosad or vinegar on Culex pipiens larvae (Diptera: Culicidae)2
Solifugae (Arachnida): Indigenous Southern African names and their meanings2
Pathogenicity of Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) against the Russian Wheat Aphid, Diuraphis noxia (Hemiptera: Aphididae)2
Biocontrol of the Brown Cocoa Mirids Using Neem Oil and an Ethanolic Extract from Neem under Laboratory Conditions2
New Caenis Species (Insecta: Ephemeroptera: Caenidae) from Angola, Okavango and Zambezi River Basins2
Impact of Bio-Accumulated Cadmium in Bombyx mori L. Reared on Mulberry Plants Grown in Heavy Metal-Impregnated Soils in Faisalabad, Pakistan2
A Laboratory Study of the Toxicity of Indoxacarb Mixtures against Spodoptera littoralis (Boisd.) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)2
A comparative analysis of the community of carabid beetles associated with two native xerophytic shrub species (Atriplex halimus L. and Artemisia herba alba L.) in the semi-arid zone of Algeria2
GIS Analysis to Locate More Suitable Wintering Areas for Honey Bee Colonies in Agricultural and Desert Lands2
Some Plant Essential Oils Induce variations in the Physiological Aspects and Midgut Ultrastructure of Larvae of Spodoptera littoralis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)2
A Re-Assessment of Mortality Factors Associated with the Bud-Galling Midge, Dasineura strobila, a Biological Control Agent of Leptospermum laevigatum in South Africa2
First records of Brephidium exilis (Boisduval) (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from south-western part of the Arabian Peninsula suggests possible further dispersal into North Africa2
DNA-Based Identification of Larvae Offers Insights into the Elusive Lifestyles of Native Olive Seed Wasps in South Africa2
Field Testing of a Putative Larviposition Pheromone for the Tsetse Fly Glossina m. morsitans Westwood2
Research on the Biological Control of Hakea sericea Over the Past Ten Years: Lessons Informing Future Management of the Species in the Western Cape Province, South Africa2
Effects of Modified Atmospheres, Phosphine, and Their Combination on Khapra Beetle, Trogoderma Granarium Everts (Coleoptera: Dermestidae), Larvae and Wheat Grain Quality2
Do thermal requirements of Dichrorampha odorata, a shoot-boring moth for the biological control of Chromolaena odorata, explain its failure to establish in South Africa?2
Description of the Queen of the Arabian Endemic Dolichoderine Species Tapinoma wilsoni Sharaf & Aldawood, 2012 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with the First Illustrated Key to Queens of the Arabian Tap2
Efficacy of Beauveria bassiana against adults of Prostephanus truncatus (Horn), Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky and Teretrius nigrescens Lewis in stored maize2
Nutrient Composition of Cashew Stem Girdler Analeptes trifasciata (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) and Its Suitability for Feed and as Food1
"Biology of the invasive shell lerp psyllid, Spondyliaspis cf. plicatuloides (Froggatt) (Hemiptera: Aphalaridae)"1
The Occurrence and Characteristics of Imbrasia belina (Westwood, 1849) in the Subtropical Region of KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa1
Effect of the Bacterium Paenibacillus larvae larvae on Vitellogenin Gene Expression of the Queen Honey Bee Apis mellifera L.1
Seasonal Abundance of Heterotrioza chenopodii (Reuter, 1876) and Distribution of the Known Psylloid Species (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) in Egypt1
Effectiveness of different traps and lures for coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari, 1867) in São Tomé Island1
Insecticide Resistance Variation among Three Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) Populations in Egypt1
Response of ants, beetles and spiders to disturbance varies among taxa in a South African savannah biome1
Identification of Specific DNA Markers for Two Isolated Populations of the Desert Locust, Schistocerca gregaria (Orthoptera: Acrididae)1
Attractiveness of white clover (Trifolium repens L.) and plum (Prunus salicina Lindl. cv. Sapphire) flower volatiles to female Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande, 1895)1
Distribution and assemblage structure of black flies of the western Aures Mountains, Algeria (Diptera: Simuliidae)1
Larvicidal potential of copper sulphide nano aqua dispersions against Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus)1
Entomopathogens from Agricultural Soil and Their Potential to Control the Banded Fruit Weevil, Phlyctinus callosus (Schönherr) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)1
Morphology, Genetics and Biology of Pterochloroides persicae Cholodkovsky (Hemiptera: Lachninae) and Their Effect on Pauesia antennata Mukerji (Hymenoptera: Aphidinae) Behaviour1
No evidence for host plant associated genetic divergence in a population of Bullacris unicolor (Linnaeus, 1758) (Orthoptera: Pneumoridae)1
Univariate and Multivariate Morphometric Analysis of the Northern and Southern Populations of the Desert Locust, Schistocerca gregaria (Orthoptera: Acrididae)1
Notes on the lifecycle and distribution of Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858) (Mantodea: Mantidae) in South Africa1
Evaluating the establishment of a new water hyacinth biological control agent in South Africa1
The parasitic impact of Romanomermis iyengari Welch (Nematoda: Mermithidae) on the survival and biology of the common mosquito, Culex pipiens L. (Diptera: Culicidae)1
Effect of visible light and ultraviolet light on the pathogenicity of entomopathogenic fungi to false codling moth, Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) larvae1
Effect of Glucose, Agar Supplementation and Bacterial Cell Density on the in vitro Liquid Culture of Steinernema jeffreyense1
An Exploratory Study of Beetles and Flies of Forensic Importance on Sheep Carrion in Kwazulu-Natal Province of South Africa1
Risk Analysis of Brevipalpus Species (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) Introduction via Kiwifruit (Actinidia spp.) Imported to South Africa1
Impact of Electromagnetic Radiation on Honey Stomach Ultrastructure and the Body Chemical Element Composition of Apis mellifera1
An Assessment of the Abundance and Species Richness of Lepidopteran Stemborer Communities in Selected Natural Habitats in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa1
The effect of pollution on the competitive dynamics of Anopheles arabiensis Patton, 1905 and Culex quinquefasciatus Say, 1823 (Diptera: Culicidae)1
Repellent and Insecticidal Effects of Basil Essential Oil (Ocimum gratissimum) from Kabylie (Algeria) on Rhyzopertha dominica F. (Coleoptera: Bostrichydae): Impact of Treatment on the Physicochemical 1
Descriptions of a new Aedes species and subspecies of the subgenus Aedimorphus, from southwest Cameroon and updated key for the species of the “Domesticus group”1
Interaction Among Peel Hardness, Fruit-Age and Gibberellic Acid on Infestation Susceptibility of Citrus Fruits by Peach Fruit Fly, Bactrocera zonata (Saunders) (Diptera: Tephritidae)1
Progress and Prospects for Biological Control of Cestrum Species (Solanaceae) in South Africa1
A Laboratory Assessment of the Lethal and Sub-Lethal Effects of Four Insecticides Considered for Commercial Control of the Tomato Leaf Miner, Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)1
First Report of Tussock Moths (Bracharoa mixta (Lepidoptera: Erebidae)) Scarring Avocado Fruit in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa1
Arthropods Associated with Aloe lettyae, an Endangered South African Woodbush Granite Grassland Plant Endemic1
Plant Species and Time of Planting as Potential Tools for Management of Moissonia importunitas Distant (Hemiptera: Miridae), a Pest of Crotalaria Spp. Cover Crops1
Life Table of Bactrocera zonata (Saunders) (Diptera: Tephritidae) for Sterile Insect Technique (SIT) in Mauritius1
Arthropod associates of Kenyan buffelgrass (Cenchrus ciliaris): a field survey for biological control candidates of a globally important invasive grass1
Tussock Circumference, Land Use Type and Drought Variably Influence Spider Assemblages Associated with Hyparrhenia hirta Grass Tussocks1
Natural Enemies of the Cedar Processionary Moth, Thaumetopoea bonjeani (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae) in Algeria1
Range-Wide Mitochondrial Genetic Homogeneity in the Invasive South American Tomato Pinworm, Tuta absoluta (Meyrick, 1917) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), with a Focus on Africa1
The occurrence of entomopathogenic fungi in apple orchards and their biocontrol potential against Eriosoma lanigerum1
First observation of Aedes albopictus (Skuse, 1894) (Diptera: Culicidae) in Tshuapa province (Boende), Democratic Republic of the Congo1
The Family Ulidiidae in Egypt (Diptera: Tephritoidea)1
Host Specificity Tests Reveals New Host of a Global Biological Control Agent Psyllaephagus bliteus (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae)1
Eupelmus spermophilus Silvestri (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea), an Indigenous Olive Seed Wasp Potentially Harmful to Olive Growing in the Western Cape, South Africa1
A New Record of Mealybugs (Paracoccus burnerae Brain – Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) and Leafhoppers (Mngenia angusta Theron – Cicadellidae: Coelidiinae) on a Southern African Medicinal Plant, Greyia rad1