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.

Breaking Entomological News...

  • Congratulations to all of our student winners at the ESA National Meeting - Andrea Rilaković, 1st Place Undergrad Virtual Poster, Sajjan Grover, 2nd Place Grad Infographic, Jeffrey Cluever, 2nd Place Grad Infographic, Earl Agpawa, 2nd Place Undergrad Poster, Timothy Dang, 2nd Place Grad Poster, Annie Krueger, 1st Place Grad Poster and 1st Place 3-Minute Competition, Jordy Reinders, 1st Place Oral paper, Gabriela Carmona, 2nd Place Oral paper, Molly Darlington, 1st Place Oral paper, and Kelly Willemssens (SNR student), 2nd Place 3-Minute Competition. The group came in second in the number of awards won by one department.
  • Dr. Joe Louis receives the Early Career Innovation award from the Entomological Society of America
  • Congratulations to Dr. Troy Anderson on being elected Vice President Elect for the Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology Section of the Entomological Society of America!
  • Scott O’Neal (NIFA Postdoctoral Fellow with Troy Anderson) was recognized as the 2019 New Investigator of the Year by the American Chemical Society AGRO Division. Congratulations, Scott!
  • Dr. Kyle Koch named new insect diagnostician
  • Check out the Emerald Ash Borer Resource Center, and our Emerald Ash Borer Look-Alike Insects Sheet - Be Sure Before You Treat!