Student Competition



Quantifying the short-term effects of logging in oak dominated forests on threatened longhorn beetles (Cerambycidae) with a pheromone-based trapping system
Mikael A. Molander
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Plant Protection Biology, Sweden


Functional characterization and substrate screening of UDP-glycosyltransferases of the two-spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae
Simon Snoeck
Ghent University, Belgium


Egg–laying behavior of Drosophila suzukii with evidence of an oviposition marking pheromone
Gabriella Tait
Edmund Mach Foundation, Italy


Not solely morphological mimics: imitation of hymenopteran flight trajectories in clearwing moths of Southeast Asian rainforests
Marta Skowron Volponi
University of Gdansk, Poland


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Transgenic fungi prevent mosquitoes from transmitting malaria parasites
Brian Lovett
University of Maryland, College Park, USA


Host range and predation behaviour of Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) larvae, a natural enemy of pestiferous slugs
Allison Bistline-East
Centre for Environmental Science, School of Natural Sciences, Galway, Ireland


Honey bee-collected pollen used to rear bumblebees is a source of pathogens and can cause Ascosphaera apis infection in bumblebee larvae
Kleber de Sousa Pereira
Ghent University, Belgium


Management strategies to control the Cape grapevine leafminer, Holocacista capensis, in South Africa
Leigh Steyn
Stellenbosch University Department of Conservation Ecology and Entomology, South Africa


Odorant Binding Proteins in the vetch aphid Megoura viciae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) display distinct expression patterns
Andrea Scala
University of Basilicata, Potenza, Italy


Barcoding efficiency on Chrysomelidae of Euro-Mediterranean area
Giulia Magoga
University of Milano, Italy