Gerry Carner, Professor Emeritus


Office: 318 Long Hall
Office: 864-656-5040
Lab: B23 Long Hall
Lab: 864-656-5060

B.A. 1964 Biology/Chemistry Asbury College, Wilmore, Ky.
M.S. 1966 Entomology/Zoology Auburn University, Auburn, Ala.
Ph.D. 1969 Entomology/Microbiology Auburn University, Auburn, Ala.

Insect Pathology and Microbial Control
Intergrated Pest Management of soybeans, cotton, and vegetable crops

Harper, J.D., and G.R. Carner. 1997. Biology, Ecology and Epidemiology of Microbial Organisms Infecting Arthropod Pests. Chapter 5 in: Cotton Insects and Mites: Characterization and Management. E.G. King, J.R. Phillips, and R.J. Coleman, Editors. The Cotton Foundation, Memphis, TN. pp 163-202.
Cheng, X.W., G.R. Carner, and H.W. Fescemyer. 1998. Polyhedrin protein encoding gene sequence determines the tetrahedral shape of a single-nucleocapsid nuclear polyhedrosis virus from Plusia orichalcea. Journal of General Virology. 79:2549-2556.
Shepard, B.M., G.R. Carner, B. Berrion, H. Vandenburg, and P. A.C. Ooi. 1999. Insects and their Natural Enemies Associated with Vegetables and Soybean in Southeast Asia. Quality Printing, Orangeburg, SC. 108 pp.
Cheng, Xiao-Wen and G.R. Carner. 2000. Characterization of a single-nucleocapsid nucleopolyhedrovirus of Thysanoplusia orichalcea L. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from Indonesia. J. Invertebr. Pathol. 75:279-287.
Cheng, Xiao-Wen, G.R. Carner and B.M. Arif. 2000. A new Ascovirus from Spodoptera exigua and its relatedness to the isolate from Spodoptera frujiperda. J. Gen. Virol. 81:3083-3092.
Shepard, B.M., E.F. Shepard, G.R. Carner, M.D. Hammig, A. Rauf and S.G. Turnipseed. 2001. Integrated Pest Management Reduces Pesticides and Production Costs of Vegetables and Soybean in Indonesia: Field Studies with Local Farmers. Journal of Agromedicine. 7:31-66.