Juang-Horng (J.C.) Chong

Dr. J. C. ChongTitle

Assistant Professor of Entomology, Soils, & Plant Sciences

Degrees

B.S. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 1999, University of Arizona
M.S. Entomology 2001, University of Georgia
Ph.D. Entomology 2005, University of Georgia

Publications

  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2007.  Foraging behavior of the mealybug parasitoid Anagyrus sp. nov. nr. sinope (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae).  Journal of Entomological Sciences (in press).
  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2007.  Intraguild predation and interference by the mealybug predator Cryptolaemus montrouzieri on the parasitoid Leptomastix dactylopii.  Biocontrol Science and Technology (in press).
  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2007.  Functional response and progeny production of the mealybug parasitoid Anagyrus sp. nov. nr. sinope: the effect of host stage preference.  Biological Control 41: 78-85.
  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2007.  Specificity of Anagyrus sp. nov. nr. sinope and Leptomastix dactylopii for six mealybug species.  BioControl 52: 289-308.
  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2006.  Functional response and progeny production of the Madeira mealybug parasitoid Anagyrus sp. nov. nr. sinope: the effects of host and parasitoid densities. Biological Control 39: 320-328.
  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2006.  Influence of temperature and mating status on the development and fecundity of the mealybug parasitoid, Anagyrus sp. nov. nr. sinope (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae).  Environmental Entomology 35: 1188-1197.
  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2006.  Influence of temperature, nourishment, and storage period on the longevity and fecundity of the mealybug parasitoid, Anagyrus sp. nov. nr. sinope (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae). Environmental Entomology 35: 1198-1207.
  • Chong, J.-H., and R. D. Oetting.  2006.  Host stage selection of the mealybug parasitoid, Anagyrus sp. nov. nr. sinope.  Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 121: 39-50.
  • Chong, J.-H., R. D. Oetting, and L. S. Osborne. 2005. Development of Diomus austrinus Gordon (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) on two mealybug prey species at five constant temperatures.  Biological Control 33: 39-48.
  • Chong, J.-H., M. W. van Iersel, and R. D. Oetting.  2004.  Effects of elevated carbon dioxide levels and temperature on the life history of the Madeira mealybug (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae).  Journal of Entomological Sciences 39: 387-397.
  • Chong, J.-H., R. D. Oetting, and M. W. van Iersel.  2003.  Temperature effects on the development, survival and reproduction of the Madeira mealybug, Phenacoccus madeirensis Green (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae), on chrysanthemum.  Annals of the Entomological Society of America 96: 539-543.
  • Chong, J.-H. 2002.  The effects of prey sizes and starvation on the prey selection of the Carolina mantids (Mantodea: Mantidae).  Journal of Entomological Sciences 37: 375-378.

Contact Information

Pee Dee Research and Education Center
2200 Pocket Road
Florence, SC 29506-9727

Office: 843-662-3526 ext. 224
Fax: 843-661-5676
juanghc@clemson.edu