Erika Machtinger

Erika Machtinger

Assistant Professor of Entomology

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Most Recent Papers

Tick Bite Risk and Tick-Borne Disease Perceptions of School District Administrators in the Mid-Atlantic United States

Erika T. Machtinger, Andrew Y. Li, Yifen Liu, 2019, Journal of School Health on p. 959-968

Deer keds (Diptera

Michael J. Skvarla, Erika Machtinger, 2019, Journal of medical entomology on p. 744-760

Development of nontarget wildlife exclusion devices for small mammal trap protection

Patrick Roden-Reynolds, Grace Hummell, Erika Machtinger, Andrew Y. Li, 2018, Wildlife Society Bulletin on p. 387-393

Repellencies and toxicities of five ant-derived defensive compounds against the lone star tick, amblyomma americanum (Acari

Erika Machtinger, Xiaolong Yang, Jian Chen, Andrew Y. Li, 2018, Applied Entomology and Zoology on p. 307-313

Evaluation of four commercial natural products for repellency and toxicity against the lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum (Acari

Erika Machtinger, Andrew Y. Li, 2017, Experimental and Applied Acarology on p. 451-460

Effects of four commercial fungal formulations on mortality and sporulation in house flies (Musca domestica) and stable flies (Stomoxys calcitrans)

E. N.I. Weeks, E. T. Machtinger, S. A. Gezan, P. E. Kaufman, C. J. Geden, 2017, Medical and Veterinary Entomology on p. 15-22

Manure preferences and postemergence learning of two filth fly parasitoids, spalangia cameroni and muscidifurax raptor (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae)

Caitlin E. Taylor, Erika T. Machtinger, Christopher J. Geden, Matthew Kramer, 2016, PloS one

House fly (Musca domestica) (Diptera

Erika Machtinger, E. N.I. Weeks, C. J. Geden, P. E. Kaufman, 2016, Biocontrol Science and Technology on p. 1444-1450

House and Stable Fly Seasonal Abundance, Larval Development Substrates, and Natural Parasitism on Small Equine Farms in Florida

E. T. Machtinger, N. C. Leppla, J. A. Hogsette, 2016, Neotropical Entomology on p. 433-440

Impacts of extended laboratory rearing on female fitness in Florida colonies of the parasitoid Spalangia cameroni (Hymenoptera

Erika Machtinger, C. J. Geden, E. D. LoVullo, P. D. Shirk, 2016, Annals of the Entomological Society of America on p. 176-182

Recent Most-Cited Papers

Oviposition deterrence and immature survival of filth flies (Diptera

E. T. Machtinger, E. N.I. Weeks, C. J. Geden, 2016, Journal of Insect Science

Development and oviposition preference of house flies and stable flies (Diptera: Muscidae) in six substrates from Florida equine facilities

E. T. Machtinger, C. J. Geden, J. A. Hogsette, N. C. Leppla, 2014, Journal of medical entomology on p. 1144-1150

Host location by Spalangia cameroni (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) in equine associated substrates

Erika T. Machtinger, Christopher J. Geden, 2013, Biological Control on p. 130-134

Linear dispersal of the filth fly parasitoid Spalangia cameroni (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) and parasitism of hosts at increasing distances

Erika T. Machtinger, Christopher J. Geden, Norman C. Leppla, 2015, PloS one

Impacts of extended laboratory rearing on female fitness in Florida colonies of the parasitoid Spalangia cameroni (Hymenoptera

Erika Machtinger, C. J. Geden, E. D. LoVullo, P. D. Shirk, 2016, Annals of the Entomological Society of America on p. 176-182

Comparison of the Olfactory Preferences of Four of Filth Fly Pupal Parasitoid Species (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) for Hosts in Equine and Bovine Manure

E. T. Machtinger, C. J. Geden, 2015, Environmental Entomology on p. 1417-1424

Use of pupal parasitoids as biological control agents of filth flies on equine facilities

Erika T. Machtinger, Christopher J. Geden, Phillip E. Kaufman, Amanda M. House, 2015, Journal of Integrated Pest Management

Effects of four commercial fungal formulations on mortality and sporulation in house flies (Musca domestica) and stable flies (Stomoxys calcitrans)

E. N.I. Weeks, E. T. Machtinger, S. A. Gezan, P. E. Kaufman, C. J. Geden, 2017, Medical and Veterinary Entomology on p. 15-22

House and Stable Fly Seasonal Abundance, Larval Development Substrates, and Natural Parasitism on Small Equine Farms in Florida

E. T. Machtinger, N. C. Leppla, J. A. Hogsette, 2016, Neotropical Entomology on p. 433-440

Manure preferences and postemergence learning of two filth fly parasitoids, spalangia cameroni and muscidifurax raptor (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae)

Caitlin E. Taylor, Erika T. Machtinger, Christopher J. Geden, Matthew Kramer, 2016, PloS one