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Department of Entomology Faculty

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Dr. Daniel Moellenbeck
Adjunct Assistant Professor
DM Crop Research Group Inc.
700 N. 3rd Street
PO Box 53
Polk City, IA 50226
Phone: (515) 975-4425
Email: dan@dmcropresearch.com


 

Appointment:

President

 

Area:

Plant Resistance to Insects; Insect Resistance Management

 

Education:
  1. B.S. in Biometry, Iowa State University, 1986
  2. Ph.D. in Entomology, Louisiana State University, 1992

 

Professional Responsibilities and Activities:

Member of ESA; ESA Board Certified Entomologist, AAAS; Sigma Chi

 

Publications:
  • Moellenbeck, D.J. and S.S. Quisenberry. 1992. Identification of alfalfa resistance to the threecornered alfalfa hopper (Homptera: Membracidae) J. Econ. Ent. 85:2027-2031
  • Moellenbeck, D.J., S.S. Quisenberry, and M.W. Alison, Jr. 1993. Resistance of alfalfa cultivars to the threecornered alfalfa hopper (Homptera: Membracidae) J. Econ. Ent. 86:614-620.
  • Moellenbeck, D.J., B.D. Barry, and L.L. Darrah. 1994. The use of artificial infestations and vertical root pulling evaluations to screen for resistance to the western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). J. Kansas Ent. Soc. 67:46-52.
  • Moellenbeck, D.J., B.D. Barry, and L.L. Darrah. 1995. Tripsacum dactyloides (Gramineae) seedlings for host plant resistance to the western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) J. Econ. Ent. 88:1801-1803.
  • International Life Sciences Institute. 1999. An Evaluation of Insect Resistance Management in Bt Field Corn: A Science-Based Framework for Risk Assessment and Risk Management. ILSI Press. Washington, D.C.
  • Moellenbeck, D.J., M.L. Peters, J.W. Bing, J.R. Rouse, L.S. Higgins, L. Sims, T. Nevshemal, L. Marshall, R.T. Ellis, P.G. Bystrak, B.A. Lang, J.L. Stewart, K. Kouba, V. Sondag, V. Gustafson, K. Nour, D. Xu, J. Swenson, J. Zhang, T. Czapla, G. Schwab, S. Jayne, B.A. Stockhoff, K. Narva, H.E. Schnepf, S.J. Stelman, C. Poutre, M. Koziel, and N. Duck. 2001. Insecticidal proteins from Bacillus thuringiensis protect corn from corn rootworms. Nature Biotechnology. 19: 668 - 672.