Dr. Jeremy K. Greene

Image depicts Dr. Greene examining cotton.Title and Appointments

  • Professor of Entomology
  • Interim Assistant Center Director for Edisto REC
  • Research and Extension

Focus Area

Degrees

  • PhD - Clemson University - Entomology - 1998
  • MS - Clemson University - Entomology - 1995
  • BS - College of Charleston - Biology - 1991

Current Research Projects

  • Management Strategies for Arthropod Pests of Cotton
  • Biology, Impact, and Management of Soybean Insect Pests in Soybean Production Systems

Research and Extension Interests

Selected Publications

  • Lampson, B. D., A. Khalilian, J. K. Greene, Y. J. Han, and D. Degenhardt.  2014.  Development of a portable electronic nose for detection of cotton damaged by Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) Journal of Insects, Volume 2014, Article ID 297219, 8 pages http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/297219.
  • Stubbins, F. L., N. J. Seiter, J. K. Greene, and F. P. F. Reay-Jones.  2014.  Developing sampling plans for the invasive Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae) in soybean.  J. Econ. Entomol. 107(6): 2213-2221.
  • Seiter, N. J., A. Grabke, J. K. Greene, J. L. Kerrigan, and F. Reay-Jones.  2014.  Beauveria bassiana is a pathogen of Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae) in South Carolina.  J. Entomol. Sci. 49(3): 326-330.
  • Seiter, N. J., J. K. Greene, and F. Reay-Jones.  2014.  Aggregation and oviposition preferences of Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae) in laboratory bioassays.  J. Entomol. Sci. 49(3): 331-335.
  • Lampson, B. D., Y. J. Han, A. Khalilian, J. K. Greene, D. C. Degenhardt, and J. O. Hallstrom.  2014.  Development of a portable electronic nose for detection of pests and plant damage.  Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 108: 87-94.
  • Pulakkatu-Thodi, I., D. D. Reisig, J. K. Greene, F. P. F. Reay-Jones, and M. D. Toews.  2014.  Within-field spatial distribution of stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) –induced boll injury in commercial cotton fields of the southeastern US. Environ. Entomol.  43(3): 744-752. http://dx.doi.org/10.1603/EN13332
  • Pilkay, G., F. P. F. Reay-Jones, and J. K. Greene.  2014.  Host preference of the parasitoid Trichopoda pennipes (Diptera: Tachinidae) with Euschistus servus and Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae).  J. Entomol. Sci.  49(1): 56-62.
  • Seiter, N. J., E. P. Benson, F. P. F. Reay-Jones, J. K. Greene, and P. A. Zungoli.  2013.  Residual efficacy of insecticides applied to exterior building material surfaces from control of nuisance infestations of Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae).  J. Econ. Entomol. 106(6): 2448-2456.
  • Seiter, N. J., F. P. F. Reay-Jones, and J. K. Greene.  2013.  Within-field spatial distribution of Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae) in soybeans.  Environ. Entomol. 42(6): 1363-1374.
  • Stewart, S. D., D. S. Akin, J. Reed, J. Bacheler, A. Catchot, D. Cook, J. Gore, J. K. Greene, A. Herbert, R. E. Jackson, D. L. Kerns, B. R. Leonard, G. M. Lorenz, S. Micinski, D. Reisig, P. Roberts,  G. Studebaker, K. Tindall, and M. Toews.  2013.  Survey of thrips species infesting cotton across the southern US Cotton Belt.  J. Cotton Sci. 17(2): 1-7.
  • Campbell, B. T., J. K. Greene, J. Wu, and D. C. Jones.  2013.  Assessing the breeding potential of day-neutral converted racestock germplasm in the Pee Dee germplasm enhancement program.  Euphytica.  Euphytica (International Journal of Plant Breeding), October 2013, DOI 10.1007/s10681-013-1007-y.
  • Pilkay, G., F. P. F. Reay-Jones, and J. K. Greene.  2013.  Harmonic radar tagging for tracking movement of Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae).  Environ. Entomol.  42(5): 1020-1026.
  • Seiter, N. J., J. K. Greene, and F. P. F. Reay-Jones.  2013.  Reduction of soybean yield components by Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae).  J. Econ. Entomol. 106(4): 1676-1683. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1603/EC13121
  • Pilkay, G., F. P. F. Reay-Jones, and J. K. Greene.  2013.  Oviposition by Cylindromyia euchenor (Walker) (Diptera: Tachinidae) in the brown stink bug, Euschistus servus (Say) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae).  Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington.  115(3): 289-293.
  • Gardner, W. A., H. B. Peeler, J. LaForest, P. M. Roberts, A. N. Sparks, J. K. Greene, D. Reisig, D. R. Suiter, J. S. Bacheler, K. Kidd, C. H. Ray, X. P. Hu, R. C. Kemerait, E. A. Scocco, J. E. Eger, J. R. Ruberson, E. J. Sikora, and D. A. Herbert, Jr., C. Campana, S. Halbert, S. D. Stewart, G. D. Buntin, M. D. Toews, and C. T. Bargeron.  2013.  Confirmed distribution and occurrence of Megacopta cribraria (F.) (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in the southeastern United States. J. Entomol. Sci. 48(2): 118-127.
  • Lampson, B. D., Y. J. Han, A. Khalilian, J. K. Greene, R. W. Mankin, and E. G. Foreman.  2013.  Automatic detection and identification of brown stink bug, Euschistus servus, and southern green stink bug, Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) using intraspecific substrate-borne vibrational signals.   Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 91:154-159.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compag.2012.12.010
  • Ruberson, J. R., K. Takasu, G. D. Buntin, J. E. Eger, W. A. Gardner, J. K. Greene, T. M. Jenkins, W. A. Jones, D. M. Olson, P. M. Roberts, D. R. Suiter, and M. D. Toews.  2012.  From Asian curiosity to eruptive American pest: Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae) and prospects for its biological control.  Appl. Entomol. Zool. (2013) 48:3-13 http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13355-012-0146-2 DOI 10.1007/s13355-012-0146-2.
  • Degenhardt, D. C. and J. K. Greene.  2012.  Influence of pyrethroid pesticide formulation on volatile emissions from cotton, Gossypium hirsutum L., leaves.  J. Agric. Urban Entomol. 28: 8-15.
  • Gore, J., A. Catchot, F. Musser, J. K. Greene, B. R. Leonard, D. R. Cook, G. L. Snodgrass, and R. Jackson.  2012.  Development of a plant-based threshold for tarnished plant bug (Hemiptera: Miridae) in cotton.  J. Econ. Entomol. 105(6): 2007-2014.
  • Degenhardt, D. C., J. K. Greene, and A. Khalilian.  2012.  Temporal dynamics and electronic nose detection of stink bug-induced volatile emissions from cotton bolls.  Invited paper for special issue in Psyche "True Bugs (Heteroptera): Chemical Ecology of Invasive and Emerging Pest Species".  Psyche 2012 (9 pages), Article ID 236762, http://www.hindawi.com/journals/psyche/2012/236762/
  • Medrano, E. G., J. F. Esquivel, A. A. Bell, J. K. Greene, P. Roberts, J. Bacheler, J. J. Marois, D. L. Wright, and R. L. Nichols.  2011.  Analyses of microscopic injuries caused by southern green stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) feeding on cotton bolls.  Southwest. Entomol. 36: 233-245. 2011. http://www.bioone.org/doi/full/10.3958/059.036.0302
  • Degenhardt, D. C., J. K. Greene, A. Khalilian, and R. B. Reeves.  2011.  Volatile emissions from developing cotton bolls in response to hemipteran feeding damage.  J. Entomol. Sci. 46(3): 177-190. (Post-doc in my laboratory)
  • Suiter, D. R., J. E. Eger, R. C. Kemerait, J. N. All, P. M. Roberts, W. A. Gardner, J. K. Greene, L. M. Ames, G. D. Buntin, T. M. Jenkins, and G. K. Douce.  2010.  Discovery and distribution of Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in northeast Georgia.  Journal of IPM 1(1): 1-4 (October).  http://esa.publisher.ingentaconnect.com/content/esa/jipm/2010/00000001/00000001/art00006

Contact Information

Edisto Research & Education Center
64 Research Rd.
Blackville, SC 29817

Phone: (803) 284-3343, ext. 245
Fax: (803) 284-3684
greene4@clemson.edu