Dr. Daniel Moellenbeck

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Adjunct Faculty
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:
  • Vélez, A.M., T.A. Spencer, A.P. Alves, D. Moellenbeck, R.L. Meagher, H. Chirakkal and B.D. Siegfried. 2013. Inheritance of Cry1F resistance, cross-resistance and frequency of resistant alleles in Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Bulletin Entomological Research. 103:700-713.
  • Clark, T. L. , D.L. Frank, B.W. French, L. J. Meinke, D. Moellenbeck, T. T. Vaughn, and B. E. Hibbard. 2012. Mortality impact of MON863 transgenic maize roots on western corn rootworm larvae in the field. J. Appl. Entomol. 136:721-729.
  • Higgins, L.S., J. Babcock, P. Neese, R. Layton, D.J. Moellenbeck, and N. Storer. 2009. Three Year Field Monitoring of Cry1F, Event DAS-01507-1, Maize for Nontarget Arthropod Effects. Environ. Entomol. 38: 281-292.
  • Vande Berg, B.J., P.E. Hammer, B.L. Chun, L.C. Schouten, . B. Carr, R. Guo. C. Peters, T.K. Hinson, V. Beilinson, A. Shekita, R. Deter, Z. Chen, V. Samoylov, C.T. Bryant Jr., M.E. Stauffer, T. Eberle, D.J. Moellenbeck, N.B. Carozzi, M.G. Koziel and N.B. Duck. 2008. Characterization and Plant Expression of a Glyphosate-Tolerant Enolpyruvylshikimate Phosphate Synthase. Pest Management Sci. 64:340-345.
  • 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.

Entomology News at Nebraska

Breaking Entomological News...

  • Student working with a laptop for online degreeOnline students in the online Master's of Science (MS) degree program will benefit from a reduced credit-hour requirement and a reduced time requirement following changes by the UNL Graduate College and the Entomology Department. Starting next fall, students may earn an online MS degree for 30 credits, instead of 36 credits, under the Option B.  The new degree plan must be completed within five years, instead of 10 years.  More details about this change may be found on the IANR News website.
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  • Dr. Gary Brewer, professor of Entomology has a new Push-Pull Strategy to manage Stable Flies.  These flies cause billions in economic losses for the US and the world. Brewer explains the Strategy on this YouTube Video. 
  • Annie KruegerAnnie Krueger, Ph.D. candidate in Entomology, was featured in the IANR Student Spotlight this week. Annie is from Stevensville, MD, and plans to graduate this August. She is mentored by Dr. Troy Anderson
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  • Dr. Doug GolickDr. Doug Golick, associate professor of Entomology, received a $19,259 grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) in April. He received one of 23 grants that were awarded to faculty at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Golick will study Milkweed as a teaching tool in the classroom. 
  • Dr. Autumn SmartThe Economics of Honey Bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Mgt. & Overwintering Strategies of Colonies Used to Pollinate Almonds,” co-authored by Dr. Autumn Smart, was chosen as a runner-up in the 2019-20 Readers' Choice Award for the Journal of Economic Entomology. Congratulations Autumn!
  • Matthew GreinerMS student Matt Greiner (mentored by Ana Vélez) was awarded 1st place in the student paper competition at the recent Ozark-Prairie SETAC meeting. The victory will provide him with funds to attend the national SETAC meeting in November. Way to go, Matthew!