Julie Urban

Julie Urban

  • Associate Research Professor
511 ASI Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802


Seasonal activity of spotted lanternfly (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae), in Southeast Pennsylvania
Environmental Entomology, Calvin, Dennis D., Rost, John, Keller, Joseph, Crawford, Stephen, Walsh, Brian, Bosold, Michael, Urban, Julie, 2023

Efficacy and nontarget effects of broadcast treatments to manage spotted lanternfly (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) nymphs
Journal of Economic Entomology, Keller, Joseph A., Walsh, Brian, Johnson, Anne, Jenkins, Nina, Rost, John, Treichler, Brianna, Biddinger, David, Calvin, Dennis D., Hoover, Kelli, Urban, Julie, Roush, Richard T., 2023

Evaluating deployment strategies for spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) traps
Journal of Economic Entomology, Nixon, Laura J., Barnes, Caitlin, Deecher, Elizabeth, Madalinska, Katarzyna, Nielsen, Anne, Urban, Julie, Leskey, Tracy C., 2023

Biology and Management of the Spotted Lanternfly, (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae), in the United States
Annual Review of Entomology, Urban, Julie M., Leach, Heather, 2023

Evaluating integrated pest management tactics for spotted lanternfly management in vineyards
Pest Management Science, Leach, Heather, Mariani, Tom, Centinari, Michela, Urban, Julie, 2023

Survival and development of Lycorma delicatula (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) on common secondary host plants differ by life stage under controlled conditions
Frontiers in Insect Science, Elsensohn, Johanna E., Nixon, Laura J., Urban, Julie, Jones, Sharon K., Leskey, Tracy C., 2023

Survivorship and Development of the Invasive Lycorma delicatula (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) on Wild and Cultivated Temperate Host Plants
Environmental Entomology, Nixon, Laura J., Jones, Sharon K., Tang, Lisa, Urban, Julie, Felton, Karen, Leskey, Tracy C., 2022

Early Response (2018-2020) to the Threat of Spotted Lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) in Pennsylvania
Annals of the Entomological Society of America, Urban, Julie Marie, Calvin, Dennis D., Hills-Stevenson, Jillian, 2021

Spatio-Temporal Model for Predicting Spring Hatch of the Spotted Lanternfly (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae)
Environmental Entomology, Smyers, Erica C., Urban, Julie M., Dechaine, Andrew C., Pfeiffer, Douglas G., Crawford, Stephen R., Calvin, Dennis D., 2021

Dispersion patterns and sample size estimates for egg masses of spotted lanternfly (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae)
Environmental Entomology, Keller, J., Rost, J., Hoover, K., Urban, J., Leach, H., Porras, M., Walsh, B., Bosold, M., Calvin, D., 2020

Fidelity and timing of spotted lanternfly (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) attack patterns on ornamental trees in the suburban landscape
Environmental Entomology, Mason, Charles J., Walsh, Brian, Keller, Joseph, Couture, John J., Calvin, Dennis, Urban, Julie M., 2020

Development of behaviorally based monitoring and biosurveillance tools for the invasive spotted lanternfly (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae)
Environmental Entomology, Nixon, Laura J., Leach, Heather, Barnes, Caitlin, Urban, Julie, Kirkpatrick, Danielle M., Ludwick, Dalton C., Short, Brent, Pfeiffer, Douglas G., Leskey, Tracy C., 2020

Perspective: shedding light on spotted lanternfly impacts in the USA
Pest Management Science, Urban, Julie M., 2020

Evaluation of insecticides for control of the spotted lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula, (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae), a new pest of fruit in the Northeastern U.S.
Crop Protection, Leach, Heather, Biddinger, David J., Krawczyk, Greg, Smyers, Erica, Urban, Julie M., 2019

A high-quality genome assembly from a single, field-collected spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) using the PacBio Sequel II system
GigaScience, Kingan, Sarah B., Urban, Julie, Lambert, Christine C., Baybayan, Primo, Childers, Anna K., Coates, Brad, Scheffler, Brian, Hackett, Kevin, Korlach, Jonas, Geib, Scott M., 2019

Progression of seasonal activities of adults of the spotted lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula, during the 2017 season of mass flight dispersal behavior in eastern Pennsylvania
Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology, Baker, T. C., Smyers, E. C., Urban, J. M., Meng, Z., Pagadala Damadaram, K. J., Myrick, A. J., Cooperband, M. F., Domingue, M. J., 2019

Flight Dispersal Capabilities of Female Spotted Lanternflies (Lycorma delicatula) Related to Size and Mating Status
Journal of Insect Behavior, Wolfin, Michael S., Binyameen, Muhammad, Wang, Yanchen, Urban, Julie M., Roberts, Dana C., Baker, Thomas C., 2019

New World spittlebugs (Hemiptera: Cercopidae: Ischnorhininae): Dated molecular phylogeny, classification, and evolution of aposematic coloration
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Paladini, Andressa, Takiya, Daniela M., Urban, Julie M., Cryan, Jason R., 2018

A phylogeny of the treehopper subfamily Heteronotinae reveals convergent pronotal traits (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Membracidae)
Systematic Entomology, Evangelista, Olivia, Sakakibara, Albino M., Cryan, Jason R., Urban, Julie M., 2017

Diversity and evolution of the primate skin microbiome
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Council, Sarah E., Savage, Amy M., Urban, Julie M., Ehlers, Megan E., Pate Skene, J. H., Platt, Michael L., Dunn, Robert R., Horvath, Julie E., 2016

The effect of habitual and experimental antiperspirant and deodorant product use on the armpit microbiome
PeerJ, Urban, Julie, Fergus, Daniel J., Savage, Amy M., Ehlers, Megan, Menninger, Holly L., Dunn, Robert R., Horvath, Julie E., 2016

The tragedy of the unexamined cat: Why K-12 and university education are still in the Dark Ages and how Citizen Science allows for a Renaissance.
Journal of Microbiology and Biology Education, Dunn, R., Urban, Julie, Cavelier, D., Cooper, C., 2016

Ubiquity and diversity of human-associated Demodex mites
PLoS One, Thoemmes, Megan S., Fergus, Daniel J., Urban, Julie, Trautwein, Michelle, Dunn, Robert R., 2014