Urban IPM SoCal

Integrated Pest Management for Structural Pests in Southern California

Publications

Extension/Technical Publications

Taravati, S. 2018. Current Status of the Dark Rover Ant. Green bulletin 8 (2).

Taravati, S. 2015. Stinky and Uninvited Winter Visitors, Brown Marmorated Stink Bug as a Structural Invader. Green bulletin 5 (3).

Taravati, S., C. Mannion, and H. Glenn. 2013. Protecting Randell Research Center’s trees from an invasive pest.

Taravati, S., C. Mannion, H. Glenn, and L. Osborne. 2013. Natural enemies of rugose spiraling whitefly, Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin (Insecta: Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in the South Florida landscape.

Journal/Peer-Reviewed Publications

Taravati, S. (2018). Evaluation of Low-Energy Microwaves Technology (Termatrac) for Detecting Western Drywood Termite in a Simulated Drywall System. Journal of economic entomology.

Taravati, S., Mannion, C., Osborne, L., & McKenzie, C. (2016). Feeding and development of Nephaspis oculata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) on rugose spiraling whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Florida Entomologist, 99(3), 516-521.

Taravati, S., & Mannion, C. (2015). Effect of aggregation and cage setting on some life-history parameters of Aleurodicus rugioperculatus (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Journal of economic entomology, 109(1), 249-254.

Taravati, S., H. Glenn, and C. Mannion. 2014. Daily Flight Activity of the Rugose Spiraling Whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Florida Entomologist 97: 1842-1844.

Taravati, S., C. Mannion, and L. S. Osborne. 2013. Management of rugose spiraling whitefly (Aleurodicus rugioperculatus) in the South Florida landscape. Proceeding of Florida State Horticultural Society 126: 276–278.

Taravati, S. 2010. Corrections to Taravati et al. (2009): Geometric Morphometric Study of Two Species of the Psammophilous Genus Erodiontes (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the Lute Desert, Central Iran. Boletin de la SEA 47: 433.

Taravati, S., O. Mirshamsi, and J. Darvish. 2009. Geometric morphometric study of two species of the psammophilous genus Erodiontes (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the Lute desert, Central Iran. Iranian Journal of Animal Biosystematics 5: 81-89.

Taravati, S., and J. Ferrer. 2007. A new tribe record for the darkling beetle fauna of Iran (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Iranian Journal of Animal Biosystematics 3: 63-67.