Nina Jenkins

Nina Jenkins

  • Research Professor
107 Merkle Lab
University Park, PA 16802

Publications

Biology of Mushroom Phorid Flies, Megaselia halterata (Diptera
Environmental Entomology, Shikano, Ikkei, Woolcott, Jason, Cloonan, Kevin, Andreadis, Stefanos, Jenkins, Nina E., 2021

Applications of Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales
Environmental Entomology, Clifton, Eric H., Hajek, Ann E., Jenkins, Nina E., Roush, Richard T., Rost, John P., Biddinger, David J., Nachappa, Punya, 2020

Evaluation of direct and indirect transmission of fungal spores in ants
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, Kurze, Christoph, Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Hughes, David Peter, 2020

Persistence and Lethality of a Fungal Biopesticide (Aprehend) Applied to Insecticide-impregnated and Encasement-type Box Spring Covers for Bed Bug Management
Journal of Economic Entomology, Shikano, Ikkei, Gomez, Lauren, Bellicanta, Giovani S., Jenkins, Nina E., Appel, Arthur, 2019

Activity and distribution of the mushroom phorid fly, Megaselia halterata, in and around commercial mushroom farms
Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, Mazin, Maria, Andreadis, Stefanos S., Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Cloonan, Kevin R., Baker, Thomas Charles, Rajotte, Edwin George, 2019

The mushroom sciarid fly, Lycoriella ingenua, benefits from its association with green mold disease (Trichoderma aggressivum) in commercial mushroom production
Journal of Pest Science, Mazin, Maria, Andreadis, Stefanos S., Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Rajotte, Edwin George, 2018

Susceptibility of insecticide-resistant bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) to infection by fungal biopesticide
Pest Management Science, Barbarin, Alexis M., Bellicanta, Giovani S., Osborne, Jason A., Schal, Coby, Jenkins, Nina E., 2017

Efficacy of Beauveria bassiana formulations against the fungus gnat Lycoriella ingenua
Biological Control, Andreadis, Stefanos S., Cloonan, Kevin R., Bellicanta, Giovani S., Paley, Kimberly, Pecchia, John, Jenkins, Nina E., 2016

Attraction, oviposition and larval survival of the fungus gnat, Lycoriella ingenua, on fungal species isolated from adults, larvae, and mushroom compost
PLoS One, Cloonan, Kevin R., Andreadis, Stefanos S., Chen, Haibin, Jenkins, Nina E., Baker, Thomas C., 2016

LUBILOSA, Bateman, R., Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Kooyman, C., Moore, D., Prior, C., 2016

Persistence and efficacy of a Beauveria bassiana biopesticide against the house fly, Musca domestica, on typical structural substrates of poultry houses
Biocontrol Science and Technology, Acharya, Naworaj, Seliga, Rebecca A., Rajotte, Edwin George, Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Thomas, Matthew Brian, 2015

Potential for biocontrol of house flies, Musca domestica, using fungal biopesticides
Biocontrol Science and Technology, Acharya, Naworaj, Rajotte, Edwin George, Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Thomas, Matthew Brian, 2015

Influence of biotic and abiotic factors on the persistence of a Beauveria bassiana biopesticide in laboratory and high-rise poultry house settings
Biocontrol Science and Technology, Acharya, Naworaj, Rajotte, Edwin George, Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Thomas, Matthew Brian, 2015

Comparing fungal band formulations for Asian longhorned beetle biological control.
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, Ugine, Todd A., Jenkins, Nina E., Gardescu, Sana, Hajek, Ann E., 2013

Conidial acquisition and survivorship of adult Asian longhorned beetles exposed to flat versus shaggy agar fungal bands.
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, Ugine, Todd A., Jenkins, Nina E., Gardescu, Sana, Hajek, Ann E., 2013

Malaria Mosquitoes Attracted by Fatal Fungus
PLoS One, George, Justin, Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Blanford, Simon, Thomas, Matthew Brian, Baker, Thomas Charles, 2013

Discriminating Fever Behavior in House Flies
PLoS One, Anderson, Robert D., Blanford, Simon, Jenkins, Nina E., Thomas, Matthew B., 2013

Evaluating the lethal and pre-lethal effects of a range of fungi against adult Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes
Malaria Journal, Blanford, Simon, Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Read, Andrew Fraser, Thomas, Matthew Brian, 2012

Storage and persistence of a candidate fungal biopesticide for use against adult malaria vectors
Malaria Journal, Blanford, Simon, Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Christian, Riann, Chan, Brian H.K., Nardini, Luisa, Osae, Michael, Koekemoer, Lizette, Coetzee, Maureen, Read, Andrew Fraser, Thomas, Matthew Brian, 2012

A preliminary evaluation of the potential of Beauveria bassiana for bed bug control
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, Barbarin, Alexis M., Jenkins, Nina Ellen, Rajotte, Edwin George, Thomas, Matthew Brian, 2012