Howard Thistlewood MPM, Ph.D.

Key publications

  1. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Gill, P., Beers, E.H., Shearer, P.W., Walsh, D., Rozema, B., Acheampong, S., Castagnoli, S., and Yee, W.L. (2015). "Overwintering and seasonal dynamics of spotted wing Drosophila, D. suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae), on cherries and non-crop plants in British Columbia interior valleys, 2010-2014.", Entomological Society of BC Annual Conference 2015, Kamloops, BC, Canada. (Abstract)

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  2. Chamberlain, A., Lalonde, R.G., and Thistlewood, H.M.A. (2015). "The spatial and temporal distribution of total drosophilids in a cherry orchard.", Entomological Society of BC Annual Conference 2015, Kamloops, BC, Canada. (Abstract)

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  3. Dreves, A.J., Lee, J., Brewer, L.J., Isaacs, R., Loeb, G., and Thistlewood, H.M.A. (2015). "Noncrop Host Plants of Spotted Wing Drosophila in North America, EM 9113 (https://catalog.extension.oregonstate.edu/em9113).", published by Oregon State University, 3 pages.

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  4. Thistlewood, H.M.A. (2015). "Interview: “Cherries give fruit flies a boost” (http://www.goodfruit.com/cherries-give-fruit-flies-a-boost/)", Good Fruit Grower(March 15th 2015 Issue).

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  5. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Rozema, B., and Acheampong, S. (2014). "Seasonal timing of infestation of sweet cherries and non-crop plants by Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in and around fruit orchards of British Columbia, 2010-2013", International Organisation for Biological Control WPRS Working Group on Integrated Plant Protection in Fruit Crops, Vienna, Austria, October 2014.

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  6. Thistlewood, H.M.A. (2014). Pilot Project to establish Market Access for BC Cherries to China – Verification of the ‘Brown Sugar Test’. Report to BC Cherry Association, 2014 (February), pp. 2. (Report)

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  7. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Rozema, B., and Acheampong, S. (2014). "Seasonal timing of infestation of sweet cherries and non-crop plants by Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in and around sweet cherry orchards of British Columbia, 2010-2013.", Entomology 2014: 62nd Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, Portland, OR, USA, November 16-19, 2014, Report #0585; Presentation. (Abstract)

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  8. Thistlewood, H.M.A. (2014). "Movement of Cherry fruit flies (Rhagoletis species): what is it and why do we care?", Workshop on "Can we predict infestation of a cherry orchard by cherry fruit fly?", USDA Yakima Agricultural Research Lab., Yakima, WA, USA, May 2014, Invited presentation.

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  9. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Acheampong, S., and Rozema, B. (2014). Seasonal timing of infestation of sweet cherries and non-crop plants by Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in and around fruit orchards of British Columbia, 2010-2013 - Minutes of the Western Committee on Crop Pests, October 2014, Canmore, Alberta. (Report)

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  10. Maxwell, S.A., Thistlewood, H.M.A., Keyghobadi, N. (2014). Population genetic structure of the western cherry fruit fly Rhagoletis indifferens (Diptera: Tephritidae) in British Columbia, Canada. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, [online] 16(1), 33-44. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/afe.12029

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  11. Acheampong, S., Thistlewood, H.M.A., Leaming, C., Holder, D., Thurston, M., Rozema, B., and Krahn, G. (2013). "Spotted Wing Drosophila in the Southern Interior Valleys of British Columbia (2010-2012).", Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Conference, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada. (Abstract)

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  12. Acheampong, S., Leaming, C., Thistlewood, H.M.A., Holder, D., Thurston, M., Krahn, G., and Rozema, B. (2013). "Demonstrating good stewardship when confronted by a serious invasive pest, Spotted Wing Drosophila (Drosophila suzukii) in BC interior valleys. Final Report.", Cherry Notes: Newsletter of the Okanagan Kootenay Cherry Growers Association, 2013(January), pp. 4-5. (Newsletter)

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  13. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Bostanian, N.J., and Hardman, J.M. (2013). "European Red Mite, Panonychus ulmi (Koch), (Acari: Tetranychidae).", in Mason, P.G. and Gillespie, D.R. (eds.) - Biological Control Programmes in Canada 2001-2012, CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK, Chapter 34, pp. 238-243.

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  14. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Gibson, G.A.P., Gillespie, D.R., and Fitzpatrick, S.M. (2013). "Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura), Spotted Wing Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae).", in Mason, P.G. and Gillespie, D.R. (eds.) - Biological Control Programmes in Canada 2001-2012, CABI Publishing, Chapter 21, pp. 152-155.

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  15. Carlos, C., Goncalves, F., Sousa, S., Nobrega, M., Manso, J., Costa, J.M., Gaspar, C., Domingos, J., Silva, L.C., Fernandes, D., Val, M.C., Franco, J., Thistlewood, H.M.A., and Torres, L.M. (2013). "Success of mating disruption technique against the European grapevine moth, Lobesia botrana: a case study in the Douro Wine Region (Portugal).", International Organisation for Biological Control / WPRS Working Group on Integrated Protection and Production in Viticulture, Ascona, Switzerland, October 2013, pp. 6.

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  16. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Acheampong, S., Leaming, C., Holder, D., Krahn, G., and Thurston, M. (2012). "Spotted Wing Drosophila in the southern interior valleys of British Columbia, 2009-12.", Entomological Society of B.C. Annual Conference, Summerland, BC, Canada.

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  17. Carlos, C., Afonso, S., Crespi, A., Aranha, J., Thistlewood, H.M.A., and Torres, L.M. (2012). "Biodiversity of plants and arthropods in key ecological structures of vineyards of the Alto Douro region.", International Organisation for Biological Control / WPRS Working Group on Functional Biodiversity, Lleida, Spain, May 2012, pp. 4.

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  18. Thistlewood, H.M.A., Acheampong, S., Leaming, C., Holder, D., Krahn, G., and Thurston, M. (2012). "Spotted Wing Drosophila in the southern interior valleys of British Columbia.", 86th Annual Orchard Pests and Disease Management Conference, Portland, OR, USA, pp. 50. (Abstract)

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  19. Brown, P.H., Shearer, P.W., Thistlewood, H.M.A., and Miller, J.C. (2012). "Pachycrepoideus vindemmiae: A potential biological control agent of spotted wing drosophilia, Drosophila suzukii.", Entomological Society of America (ESA) 60th Annual Meeting, Knoxville Convention Centre, Knoxville, TN, USA, November 11-14, 2012, #0908.

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  20. Acheampong, S., Thistlewood, H.M.A., Leaming, C., Holder, D., Krahn, G., and Thurston, M. (2012). "Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD) Update.", Cherry Notes: Newsletter of the Okanagan Kootenay Cherry Growers Association, 2012(March).

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Summerland, BC V0H 1Z0
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