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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Mark J Carroll
Honey Bee Research
Research Entomologist

Phone: (520) 647-9322
Fax: (520) 670-6493

2000 E ALLEN RD
TUCSON, AZ, 85719

Projects
Understanding Honey Bee Microbiota to Improve Bee Nutrition and Colony Health
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 426268
Determining the Impacts of Pesticide- and Nutrition-Induced Stress on Honey Bee Colony Growth and Survival
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 426270
Large Scale Migratory Beekeeping Research
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427272

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Hive-stored pollen of honey bees: many lines of evidence are consistent with pollen preservation, not nutrient conversion - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, K.E., Carroll, M.J., Sheehan, T.H., Mott, B.M., Maes, P., Corby-Harris, V.L. 2014. Hive-stored pollen of honey bees: many lines of evidence are consistent with pollen preservation, not nutrient conversion. Molecular Ecology. doi: 10.1111/mec.12966.
An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of a competitive antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses - (Abstract Only) - (01-Mar-13)
An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of an antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmelz, E.A., Huffaker, A., Carroll, M.J., Alborn, H.T., Ali, J.G., Teal, P.E. 2012. An amino acid substitution inhibits specialist herbivore production of an antagonist effector and recovers insect-induced plant defenses . Plant Physiology. 160(3):1468-1478.
Standard methods for chemical ecology research in Apis mellifera - (Review Article)
Torto, B., Carroll, M.J., Duehl, A.J., Fombong, A., Gozansky, T.K., Nazzi, F., Soroker, V., Teal, P.E. 2013. Standard methods for chemical ecology research in Apis mellifera. Journal of Apicultural Research. 52(4) 52.4.06. DOI:10.3896/IBRA.1.52.4.06
A scientific note on the comparison of airborne volatiles produced by commercial bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) and honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies - (Research Notes)
Graham, J.R., Carroll, M.J., Teal, P.E., Ellis, J.D. 2012. A scientific note on the comparison of airborne volatiles produced by commercial bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) and honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies. Apidologie. 44:110-112.
Collection of volatiles from honey bee larvae and adults enclosed on brood frames - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, M.J., Duehl, A.J. 2012. Collection of volatiles from honey bee larvae and adults enclosed on brood frames. Apidologie. 43: 715-730. doi: 10.1007/s13592-012-0153-x.
Aethina tumida (Coleoptera:Nitidulidae) attraction to volatiles produced by Apis mellifera(Hymenoptera: Apidae) and Bombus impatiens (Hymenoptera: Apidae) colonies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Graham, J.R., Ellis, J.D., Carroll, M.J., Teal, P.E. 2011. Aethina tumida (Coleoptera:Nitidulidae) attraction to volatiles produced by Apis mellifera(Hymenoptera: Apidae) and Bombus impatiens (Hymenoptera: Apidae) colonies. Apidologie. 42:326-336.
Development of Semiochemical Based Control Programs for Arthropod Pests of Honeybees - (Abstract Only) - (24-Jul-10)
Fallen fruit as a putative alternative food source of the Small Hive Beetle - (Abstract Only) - (10-Jan-08)
Host volatiles mediate cell invasion of honey bee brood cells by Varroa destructor - (Abstract Only) - (09-Dec-07)
The attraction of Spodoptera frugiperda neonates to cowpea seedlings is mediated by volatiles induced by conspecific herbivory and the elicitor inceptin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, M.J., Schmelz, E.A., Teal, P.E. 2008. The attraction of Spodoptera frugiperda neonates to cowpea seedlings is mediated by volatiles induced by conspecific herbivory and the elicitor inceptin. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 34:291-300.
Cowpea chloroplastic ATP synthase is the source of multiple plant defense elicitors during insect herbivory - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmelz, E.A., Leclere, S.L., Carroll, M.J., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E. 2007. Cowpea chloroplastic ATP synthase is the source of multiple plant defense elicitors during insect herbivory. Plant Physiology. 144(2):793-805.
Attraction of Spodoptera frugiperda(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larve to volatiles from herbivore-damaged maize seedlings - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, M.J., Schmelz, E.A., Meagher Jr, R.L., Teal, P.E. 2006. Attraction of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae to volatiles from herbivore-damaged maize seedlings. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 32:1911-1924.
Fragments of Atp Synthase Mediate Plant Perception of Insect Attack. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmelz, E.A., Carroll, M.J., LeClere, S.L., Phipps, S.M., Meredith, J.A., Chourey, P.S., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E. 2006. Fragments of ATP synthase mediate plant perception of insect attack. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 103(23):8894-8899.
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