2 inch-300 dpiXing Ping Hu

Professor, Extension Specialist

203 Extension Hall
+1 334-844-6392 (office)
+1 334-844-5002 (fax)

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EDUCATION

1998 Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Integrated Pest Management)
1985 M.S., Shandong Agricultural University, China (Entomology)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2011-Present Professor & Extension Specialist
2005-2011 Associate Professor & Extension Specialist
2000-2005 Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist
1999-2000 Assistant Specialist, Louisiana State University
1998-1999 Extension Associate, Louisiana State University
1993-1998 Visiting Scientist & Research Assistant, University of Massachusetts
1985-1993 Professor, Associate Professor, Instructor, Shandong Agricultural University

PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES (SELECTED)

2014-present – Board of Advisory Editors, SpringerPlus
2014-present – Alabama IPM Advisory Board
2013-present – Pesticide Safety Advisory Board of Alabama
2010-present – 8th International IPM Symposium Steering Committee
2010-Present – SEB-ESA Student Awards Committee
2010-Present – Reward Committee, 7th and 8th International IPM Symposium
2009-Present – Subject Editor, Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology
2009-Present – Editorial Board, Bulletin of Insectology
2009-Present – Editorial Board, International Journal of Insect Science
 2010-2012 – Teaching and Education Technologies Committee, AACAAS
2002-2005 – Correspondence for Pesticide Environmental Stewardship Program in Alabama, EPA

SERVICES

2014-Present – Academic Standard Committee, Senate
2010-Present – Graduate Program Officer
2010-Present – Administrator Evaluation Committee, University Senate
2009-2012 – University Academic Senator, Auburn University
2008-Present – Agricultural College Diversity Committee
2002-2010 – Committee of Departmental Graduate Admissions, Auburn Univers
2007-2009 – Department Executive Committee, Auburn University
2002-2003 – Faculty Mentoring Selection, Auburn University
 2000-2003 – Alabama Association County Agricultural Agent Communication Committee

HONORS AND AWARDS

2011 – The Guthrie’s Award for Achievement in International Agriculture Service
2011-Present – Honorary Professor, Qingdao Agricultural University, China
2009-Present – Honorary Professor, Southwest University, China
2009-Present – Visiting Professor, Yangzi University, China
2007-Present – Adjunct Professor, South China Agricultural University
Delegate of Auburn University to “Auburn Garden” ceremony in Wuhan, China
2009 – Visiting Professor, Universiti of Sains Malaysia
2009 – Distinguished Speaker of the year, Entomology, Louisiana State University
2005-2008 – Appointed Graduate Advisor, China Agricultural University
 2002-2006 – Honorary Professor, Shandong Agricultural University
2003 – Commending School’s Pilot Program of IPM, Senate of AL
 2003 – Recognition of Pilot Program of School IPM, EPA

CURRENT GRADUATE STUDENTS AND SCIENTIST

  • JianJun Guo, visiting scientist
  • Yang Liu (visiting scientist / Ph.D. student from South China University)
  • Julian Golec, M.S. (Graduate Research Assistant)
  • Yuan Zeng, Ph.D. (Graduate Research Assistant)
  • Znar Barwary, Ph.D. (Graduate Research Assistant)
  • David Pugh, Ag.M. (D.V.M. and Veterinary Parasitology Specialist at College of Veterinary Medicine)
  • Marta Barba Recreo, M.S. (Resident, Equien Internal Medicine) – committee member

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Fundamental Research: Arthropods’ biology, behavior, physiological / chemical ecology, toxicology, molecular immunology and disease transmission.
Applied Research: developing and advancing Integrated Pest Management (IPM); exploring and evaluating efficacy of new chemicals, formulations, and application methods and alternative IPM tactics.

Pest groups: Social insects (termites, ants, cockroaches, wasps, etc.); invasive insects (kudzu bugs, etc.), health pests, veterinary pests.

 

“Device for Pest Control” US Patent No. 5720968. Baruch S. Shasha (USDa), Michael R. McGuire (BRDC), Xing Ping Hu (UMass) and Ronald J. Prokopy (UMass)

BOOK CHAPTERS (SELECTED)

  • Hu, X.P. 2011. Liquid termiticides and their current role in subterranean termite management. In: R. Dhang (Ed.): Urban Pest Management – An Environmental Perspective. CABI (UK and USA). pp, 114-132.
  • Hu, X.P. 2010. Chapter 12: Biology and Reproductive Strategies in the Subterranean Termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). In: Liu, T.X. and Kang, L. (Eds): Recent advances in entomological research: from molecular biology to pest management. High Educational Press, Springer, pp 213 – 226.
  • Hu, X.P. 2005. Subterranean termite management. In: Liu, T.-X. & tang, N. (eds.) Entomological Research: Progress and Perspectives, Science Press, Beijing, Chapter 21, pp. 448-469.

REFERRED ARTICLES IN SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS (*GRADUATE STUDENT)

  • Zeng Yuan, Xing Ping Hu, Sang-Jin Suh. 2016. Charaterization of antibacterial activities of eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes, against human pathogens. PlosOne DOI:10.137/journal.pone.0162249, September 9, 2016 1-17
  • Golec*, J.R., Hu, X.P., Yang, L. and Eger, J.E. 2016. Kudzu-deprived first-generation Megacopta cribraria (F.) (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) are capable of developing on alternative legume species. Journal of Agriculture and Urban Entomology. 31(1): 52-61.
  • Barba*, M., Stewart, A.J., Hathcock, T., Hogsette, J.A., Wooldridge, A.A., Passler, T., Chamorro, M.F., Cattley, R., Hu, X.P. 2015. Experimental inoculation of house flies, Musca domesticaL., with Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis biovar equi. Bulletin of Insectology. 68:39-44.
  • Barba*, M., Stewart, A.J., Passler, T., Hu, X.P., Chamorro, M.F., Cattley, R., Hathcock, T., Hogsette, J.A. and Wooldridge, A,A. 2015. Experimental transmission of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosisbiovar equi in horses by house flies. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 29:636-643.
  • Golec*, J.A. and Hu, X.P.2015. Pre-overwintering copulation and female ratio bias: Life history characteristics contributing to the invasiveness and rapid spread of Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae). Environmental Entomology. 44(2): 411-417. DOI: 10.1093/ee/nvv014.
  • Barwary*, Z., Gorzlanyk, A. and Hu, X.P. 2015. Effects of concentration, distance, and application methods of Altriset on eastern subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Insect Science 22: 451-460. 2014:  DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12122.
  • Pugh*, D.G., Hu, X.P. and Galgbum, B. 2014. Habronemiasis: biology, signs, and diagnosis, and treatment and prevention of the nematodes and vector flies. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. 34(2): 241-248. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0737080613004164
  • Barba*, Marta; Stewart, Allison; Passler, Thomas; Wooldridge, Anne; van Santen, Edzard; Chamorro, Manuel; Cattley, Russell; Hathcock, Terri; Hogsette, Jerome; Hu, X.P. 2014. Experimental transmission of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis in horses by house flies. J Vet Intern Med (Accepted March, in press).
  • Yuan*, Z., Hu, X.P., Yu, X. and Suh, S.J. 2014. Multiple antibacterial activities of proteinaceous compounds in crude extracts from the Eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes Kollar (Blattodea: Isopetera: Rhinotermitidae). Advances in Research. 2(8): 455-461. pdf
  • Barwary*, Z. Gorzlanyk, A. and Hu, X.P. 2014. Effects of concentration, distance, and application methods of Altriset on eastern subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Insect Science DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12122. pdf
  • Golec*, J.R., Hu, X.P., Ray, C. and Woodley N.E. 2013. Strongygaster triangulifera (Diptera: Tachinidae) as a parasitoid of adults of the invasive Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Alabama. J. Entomol. Sci. 48(4): 352-354. pdf
  • Gardner, W.A., L, Blount, J.L., Golec*, J.R., Couret, J.R., Jones, W.A.,  Hu, X.P., Dong, X., Talamas, E.J., Ray, C.H., Buntin, G.D., Gerardo, N.M. 2013. Discovery of Paratelenomus saccharalis (Dodd) (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae), an egg parasitoid of the bean plataspid, Megacopta cribraria F. (Hemiptera: Plataspidae), in its expanded North American range. J. Entomol. Sci. 48(4): 355-359. pdf
  • Barwary*, Z., Hu, X.P. and Hickman, R. 2013. Effects of intercepting treatment of foraging tunnel on subterranean termite (Isopera: Rhinotermitidae). J. Ag. Urb. Entomol. 29(1): 25-34. http://www.bioone.org.spot.lib.auburn.edu/doi/abs/10.3954/12-26.1
  • Pugh*, D.G., Hu, X.P. and Galgbum, B. 2013. Habronemiasis: biology, signs, and diagnosis, and treatment and prevention of the nematodes and vector fliesJ. Equine Vet. Sci. 34(2): 241-248.
  • Gardner, W.A., Peeler, H.B., LaForest, J., Roberts, P.M., Sparks, Jr. A.N., Greene, J.K., Reisig, D., Suiter, D.R., Bacheler, J.S., Kidd, K., Ray, C.H., Hu, X.P., Kemerait, R.C., Scocco, E.A., Eger, J.E., Ruberson, J.R., Sikora, E.J., Herber, Jr. D.A., Campana, C., Halbert, S., Stewart, S.S., Buntin, G.D., Toews, M.D., and Bargeron, C.T. 2013. Confirmed Distribution and Occurrence of Megacopta cribraria (F.) (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in the Southeastern United States. J. Entomol. Sci. 48(2): 118-127. http://eorder.sheridan.com/3_0/display/index.php?flashprint=2649
  • Wu*, H., Appel, A.G. and Hu, X.P. 2013. Instar determination of Blaptic dubia (Blattodea: Blaberidae) using Gaussian mixture model. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 106(3): 323-328. pdf
  • Xu*, Y., Held, D.W. and Hu, X.P. 2013. Dietary choices and their implication for survival and development of omnivorous mole crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae). 71:65-71. pdf
  • Yuan, Z. and Hu, X.P. 2012. Repellent, antifeedant, and toxic activities of Lantana camara leaf extract against Reticulitermites flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 105(6): 2115-2121. pdf
  • Xu*, Y., Held, D.W. and Hu, X.P. 2012. Potential negative effects of earthworm prey on damage to turfgrass by ominivorous mole crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae). Environmental Entomology. 41(5): 1139-1144. pdf
  • Pugh* DG and Hu, XP. 2012. Mange mite infestation and control in New World Camelids (Artiodactyla: Camelidae). Proceedings of International Camelid Health Conference for Veterinarians. pp: SA:60-66.
  • Quarcoo*, FY., Hu, XP., Appel, AG. 2012. Effects of non-repellent termiticides on the tunneling and walking ability of the eastern subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Pest Management Science. 68: 1352-1359. DOI: 10.1002/ps.3302 pdf
  • Appel, AG., Hu, XP., Zhou J., Qin, Z., Zhu H., Chang X., Wang Z., Liu, X. and Liu M. 2012. Observation of the biology and ecology of the black-winged termite, Odontotermes formosanus Shiraki (Isoptera: Termitidae) in camphor, Cinnamomum camphora (L.) (Lauraceae). Psyche. Volume2012, Article ID 123102. DOI: 10.1155/2012/123102. pdf
  • Yuan, Z. and Hu, X.P. 2011. Evaluation of differential antitermitic activities of Lantanan camara oven-dried tissues against Reticulitermes virginicus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Insect Science 18 (2): 1-11 (Online: DOI 10.1111/j.1744-7917.2010.01400). pdf
  • Hu, X.P., Song*, D.L., and Gao, X.W. 2010. Biological changes in the Eastern Subterranean Termite, Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) and its protozoa profile following starvation. Insectes Sociaux58(1): 39-45 (Online: DOI 10.1007/s00040-010-0114-1). pdf
  • Ding, W. and Hu, X.P. 2010. Antitermitic effects of the Lantana camara L. plant on subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitide). Insect Science. 17 (5): 427-433. pdf
  • Quarcoo* F., Appel, A. and Hu, X.P. 2010.  Effects of indoxacarb concentration and exposure time on the onset of abnormal behaviors and death in the eastern subterranean termite. Journal of Economic Entomology. 103 (3): 762-769. pdf
  • Quarcoo*, F., Appel, A. and Hu, X.P. 2010. Descriptive study of non-repellent insecticide-induced behaviors in Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitide). Sociobiology. 55(1B): 217-227. pdf
  • Hu, X.P. and Ding, W. 2009. Do mound disturbance and bait placement affect bait removal and treatment efficacy in red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) at different seasons? International Journal of Insect Science. 1: 3-9. pdf
  • Hu, X.P. 2008. Differential effects of mound disturbance and bait placement on bait foraging activity by the red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in cold weather. Sociobiology. 53: 169-176.
  • Hu, X.P. and Song*, D. 2007. Behavioral reactions of two subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotemitidae) to instant freezing or chilling temperatures – cold avoidance and survival strategy. Environmental Entomology36(6): 1450-1456. pdf
  • Hu, X.P. and Song*, D. 2007. Field evaluation of label-rate broadcast treatment with bait products for controlling the Red Imported Fire Ants, Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Sociobiology 50(3): 1107-1116.
  • Hu, X.P., Song*, D. and Anderson, C. 2007. Effect of imidacloprid granule on subterranean termite foraging activity in ground-touching non-structural wood. Sociobiology 50(3): 861-866.
  • Hu, X.P. and Hickman, B. 2006. Exterior perimeter plus limited interior treatments with fipronil as an IPM option for subterranean termite management. International Pest Control 48(4) 200-203.
  • Song, D and Hu, X.P. 2006. Effects of dose, donor-recipient interaction time and ratio on fipronil transmission among the Formosan subterranean termite nestmates (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Sociobiology 48(1): 237-246. pdf
  • Shelton, G, Hu, X. P., Appel, A.G. and Wagner, T.L. 2006. Flight speed of Tethered Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidea) alates. Journal of Insect Behavior 19(1): 115-128.
  • Song*, D., Hu, X.P., and N.-Y. Su. 2006. Survivorship, cannibalism, body weight loss, necrophagy, and entombment in laboratory groups of the Formosan subterranean termite, coptotermes formosanus  Shiraki, under starvation. Sociobiology 47(1):27-39.
  • Hu, X.P., Song*, D. and Scheler, C. 2005. Transfer of indoxacarb among workers of Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae): effects of dose, donor/recipient ratio, and post-exposure time. Pest Management Science 61:1209-1214. pdf
  • Hu, X.P. and Xu, Y. 2005. Morphological embryonic development of the eastern subterranean termite. Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhnotermitidae). Sociobiology 45(3):573-586.
  • Hu, X.P. 2005. Evaluation of the efficacy and non-repellency of indoxacarb and fipronil treated soil at various concentrations and thicknesses against two subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhnotermitidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 98(2):509-517. pdf
  • Appel, A. and Hu, X.P. 2005. Perception of trail-following substances by Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) using behavioral bioassays. Sociobiology 45(1):151-162.
  • Hu, X.P., Appel, A. and Vester, R. 2005. Asian cockroach “invades” Alabama. Pest Control. January:41-42.
  • Hu, X.P. and Oi, F. 2004. Disrtribution and establishment of Formosan subterranean termite in Alabama. Sociobiology 44(1):35-47.
  • Hu, X.P. and Appel, A.G. 2004. Seasonal variation of critical thermal limits and temperature tolerance in two subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Environmental Entomology 33(2):197-205. pdf
  • Hu, X.P., Appel, A.G. an Traniello, J.F.A. 2003. Behavioral response of two subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) to vibration stimulu. Journal of Insect Behavior 16(5):703-715.
  • Hu, X.P. and Zhu*, F. 2003. Aggressive relationship between two subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Acta Zoologica Sinica 49(3):295-302.
  • Ring, D.R., Morgan, A.L., Woodson, W.D., Lax, A.R., Hu, X.P., Freytag, E. D. and Mao, L. 2001. The first two years of an area wide management program for the Formosan subterranean termite in the French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana. Sociobiology 37(2): 293-300.
  • Ring, D. R., Morgan, A. L.,  Woodson, D.,  Hu, X. P.,  Lax, A.,  Freytag, E. and Mao, L. 2000. An area-wide pilot test for management of the Formosan subterranean termite in the French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Sociobiology.  36:  2-8.
  • Prokopy, J.R., Wright, S. Black, J. Hu, X.P. and McGuire, M.R. 2000. Attracticidal spheres for controlling apple maggot flies: commercial-orchard trials. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 97: 293-299.
  • Prokopy, J.R., Jacome, I., Pinero, J., Guillen, L., Fleischer, F.D., Hu, X.P. and Aluja, M. 2000. Post-alighting responses of Mexican fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) to different insecticides in paint on attractive spheres. Journal of Applied Entomology 124: 239-244.
  • Hu, X.P., Prokopy, R.J. and Clark, J. 2000. Toxicity and residual effectiveness of insecticides on insecticide-treated spheres for controlling apple maggot flies, Rhagoletis pomonella (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 93(2): 403-411.
  • Liburd, O.E., Gut, L.J., Hu, X.P., Prokopy, R.J. 1999. Mortality of Rhagoletis species encountering pesticide-treated spheres. Journal of Economic Entomology 92: 1151-1156.
  • Hu, X.P., Prokopy, R. J. and Averill, A. 1999. Effect of pH on feeding responses in the apple maggot fly, Rhagoletis pomonella (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Insect Physiology 45: 151-157.
  • Prokopy R.J., Hu, X.P., Jang, E.B., Vargas, R.I. and Warthen, J.D. 1998. Attraction of Ceratitis capitata females to 2-heptanone, a component of coffee fruit odor. Journal of Chemical Ecology 24(8): 1293-1304.
  • Hu, X.P., Duan, J.J., and Prokopy, R.J. 1998. Effects of sugar/flour spheres coated with paint and insecticide on female Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) flies. Florida Entomologist 81: 318-325.
  • Hu, X.P. and Prokopy, R.J. 1998. Lethal and sublethal effects of imidacloprid on apple maggot fly Rhagoletis pomonella (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Applied Entomology 122: 37-42.
  • Hu, X.P., Shasha, B.S., McGuire, M.R. and Prokopy, R.J. 1998. Controlled release of sugar from a novel device for controlling pest insects. Journal of Controlled Release 50 (1-3): 257-265.
  •  Hu, X.P., Prokopy, R.J. and Mason, J. 1996. Populations of predatory and pest mites in first- and second-level commercial apple orchard blocks in Massachusetts. Journal of Applied Entomology 120: 47-51.
  • Hu, X.P., Duan, J.J., Mason, J. and Prokopy, R.J. 1996.  Removal of drops from apple orchards: potential impact on buildup of apple maggot flies (Diptera: Tephritidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Ontario 127: 107-114.
  • Hu, X.P., Li, S. and Prokopy, R.J. 1995. Studies on the morphology and taxonomy of the males of Beesoniidae. Israel Journal of Entomology XXIX: 85-92.
  • Yang, J.K. and Hu, X.P. 1994. A new species of Kuwania on Chinese osmanthus from Guangxi (Hom. Margarodidae). Guangxi Science 1(2): 29-31.
  • Hu, X.P. and Li, S. 1994. Revision of the family Kermesidae (Hom. Cocco.) in China. Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 25(1): 39-45.
  • Hu, X.P. and Li., S. 1993. Bionomics of Pryeria sinica (Lepidoptera: Psychoidea: Zygaenidae) and its control. Forest Research 6: 151-153.
  • Hu. X.P. and Li, S. 1993. Biology of Diaphania perspectalis (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidae), a pest of littleleaf box. Forest Pest and Disease 3:21-23.
  • Hu. X.P. and Li, S. 1993.  On a newly recorded genus and a new species of Kermesidae (Homoptera) from China. Scientia Silvae Sinicae 29(2): 110-114.
  • Hu. X.P. and Li, S. 1993. Biology and control of Pseudaulacaspis cockerelli (Cooley) on ornamental plants. Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 24(1): 99-101.
  • Hu. X.P., Li, S. Huang G. 1992. Morphological studies of Kuwanaspis howardii (Cooley). Bamboo study (2): 9-13.
  • Hu. X.P. 1992. Aspidiotus pothos Takaki – a new record in the mainland of China. Journal of Shandong Forestry Science and Technology (2): 10.
  • Hu. X.P. and Li, S. 1992. Biologics and morphology of Kermes taishanensis Hu (Kermesidae). Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 23(1): 41-45.
  •  Hu. X.P., Huang, S. Y. 1992. Control of Kuwanaspis howardii (Cooley) (Homo. Coc.). Journal of Hubei Forestry Science and Technology 3: 37-39.
  • Hu. X.P. and Li, S. 1991. Study on morphology of Pseudaulacaspis cockerelli (Cooley). Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 22(3): 221-226.
  • Hu. X.P. and Li, S. 1991. Studies on gray ermine moth, Yponomeuta griseatus Moriuti, attacking euonymus. Forestry Pest and Disease 2: 18-19.
  • Hu, X.P. 1990. A brief picture on the control of scale insects on shade and ornamental trees. Journal of Shandong Forestry Science and Technology 3: 45-49.
  • Hu, X.P. and Li, S. 1990. Preliminary study on Nidularia japonica Kuwana. Forest Pest and Disease 4: 3-4.
  • Hu, X.P. 1990. A recent advance in the study of gall-like scale insects. Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 21(3): 20-23.
  • Hu, X.P. 1989. A key to identify Kermes species in the field. Journal of Shandong Forestry Science and Technology 2: 16-17.
  • Hu, X.P.1989. Identification of species of Curculionidae in mulberry forests. Shandong Sericulture 2:13-14.
  • Li, S. and Hu, X.P. 1989. An advanced method of controlling Kermes miyasakii Kuwana. Proceeding of Shandong Sericulture 6: 9-13.
  • Hu, X.P. and Li, S. 1988. The life table of Kermes taishanensis Hu and its control. Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 19(4): 46-51.
  •  Hu, X.P. 1988. The occurrence of scale insects in garden. Journal of Shandong Forestry Science and Technology2: 1-4.
  • Hu. X.P. 1987. Identification of thrips on Banyan. Forest Pest and Disease 3: 25-26.
  • Hu, X.P. and Li, S. 1986. A new species of the genus Beesonia from Shandong, China. Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 17(4): 75-80.
  • Hu, X.P. 1986. Studies on gall-like scale insects, with descriptions of three new species from Shandong, China. Entomotaxonomia VII (4): 291-316.
  • Hu, X.P. 1986. Studies on the gall-like scale, Kermes miyasakii Kuwana. Journal of Shandong Agricultural University 17(1): 1-10

EXTENSION PUBLICATIONS (148, SELECTED)

  • 2014. Kudzu bug control in residential areas. ANR-2163 
  • 2014. Fly control for Alabama cattle operations. ANR-2083 
  • 2013. Battling bed bugs – knowing the enemy. ANR1464
  • 2013. Control of parasitic Chorioptic mange mites on the horse, donkey and mule. ANR-1444
  • Timely Pest Alerts website
  • Hu, X.P. 2012. Mosquitos in and around Homes. ANR-1116
  • Housefly buzzing. Alabama IPM Communicator
  • Consequence of mound disturbance. Pest Control Technology
  • Asian cockroach, a new pest in urban environment. ANR-1322. ACES
  • The brown recluse spider. ANR-1043, ACES
  • Carpenter Bees – Biology and Management. ANR-1302. ACES Circular
  • Asian cockroach “invades” Alabama. Pest Control
  • Subterranean termite control products for Alabamians. ACES Circular ANR-1252
  • Formosan Subterranean Termites. ACES Circular ANR-1035
  • The black widow. Outdoor Alabama.
  • IPM tactics for subterranean termite control. ACES CircularANR-1022.
  • Protecting new homes against foreign grain beetles. ACES Circular ANR-1203
  • Managing Indian Meal Moth. ACES Circular ANR-1197