Dre Jess Vickruck

Recherche et / ou projets en cours

- Biogéographie des insectes bénéfiques dans les écosystèmes agroenvironnementaux

Énoncés de recherches/projets

Publications (Google scholar https://scholar.google.ca/citations?hl=en&user=fim9I_8AAAAJ)


Tai, H., Vickruck. J. 2022. Potato resistance against insect herbivores. Chapter 14 in Insect Pests of Potato, 2nd Edition. Elsevier

Youssef, M.B., Ouédraogo, B.C., Bastarache, P., Dumas, P., Moffat, C.E., Vickruck, J.L. and Morin, P Jr. 2022. Exposure to temperature and insecticides modulates the expression of small non-coding RNA-associated transcripts in the Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata. Journal of Insect Science 23, 1-9.

Bouafoura, R., Bastarache, P; Christelle Ouédraogo, B.; Dumas, P.; Moffat, C.; Vickruck, J.L.; Morin, P. Jr. 2022. Characterization of Insecticide Response-Associated Transcripts in the Colorado Potato Beetle: Relevance of Selected Cytochrome P450s and Clothianidin. Insects, 13 (6), 505.

Menail, H. A; Cormier, S. B.; Ben Youssef, M.; Bjerregaard Jørgensen, L.;  Vickruck, J. L.; Morin, P. Jr; Boudreau, L. H.; Pichaud, N. 2022. Frontiers in Physiology. 13 DOI=10.3389/fphys.2022.897174.

Hichem M. A.; Simon C. B.; Youssef, M. B.; Jørgensen, L. B.; Vickruck, J. L.; Morin, P.; Boudreau, L. H., Pichaud, N. 2022. Flexible Thermal Sensitivity of Mitochondrial Oxygen Consumption and Substrate Oxidation in Flying Insect Species. Frontiers in Physiology, 13 10.3389/fphys.2022.897174 



Robinson, S.V.J., Edwards, D., Vickruck, J.L., Galpern, P. 2021. Non-crop sources of beneficial arthropods vary within-season across prairie agroecosystems. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. 107581.

Vickruck, J.L., Purvis, E., Kwafo, R., Kersteins, H., Galpern, P. 2021. Diversifying landscapes for wild bees: Strategies for North American agroecosystems. Current Landscape Ecology Reports. 1-13.

P Galpern, J Vickruck, JH Devries, MP Gavin (2020) Landscape complexity is associated with crop yields across a large temperate grassland region. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 290, 106724



Purvis, EEN, Vickruck. J, Best, LR, Devries, JH, Galpern, P. 2020. Wild bee community recovery in restored grassland-wetland complexes of prairie North America. Biological Conservation 252, 108829

Vickruck, J , Best, L.R, Gavin, M.P, Devries, J. Galpern, P. 2019. Pothole wetlands provide reservoir habitat for native bees in prairie croplands. Biological Conservation, 232: 43–50.

Vickruck, J.L. and Richards, M. H. 2017. Nesting habits influence population genetic structure of a bee living in anthropogenic disturbance. Molecular Ecology, 26: 2674–2686.

Vickruck, J.L. 2015. Development of sixteen novel microsatellite markers for the eastern carpenter bee, Xylocopa virginica (Hymenoptera: Apidae), through paired-end Illumina sequencing. Conservation Genetics Resources 7: 427–429.

Vickruck, J.L. and Richards, M.H. 2012. Niche partitioning based on nest site selection in the small carpenter bees Ceratina mikmaqi and C. calcarata. Animal Behaviour 83: 1083–1089.

Vickruck, J.L., Rehan, S.M., Sheffield, C.S. and Richards, M.H. 2011. Nesting biology and barcode analysis of two cryptic species within Ceratina dupla, with comparisons to C. calcarata (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Xylocopinae). The Canadian Entomologist 143: 254–262.

Richards, M.H., Rutgers-Kelly, A., Gibbs, J., Vickruck, J.L., Rehan, S. M. and Sheffield, C.S. 2011. Bee diversity in naturalizing patches of Carolinian grasslands in southern Ontario. The Canadian Entomologist 143: 279–299.

Vickruck, J.L., Huber, J.T. and Richards, M.H. 2010. Natural enemies of the bee genus Ceratina (Hymenoptera: Apidae) in the Niagara Region, Ontario Canada. Journal of the Entomological Society of Ontario 141: 11–26.

Prix et études

Ph. D. en biologie (écologie et évolution), Université Brock, 2017

M. Sc. en biologie (écologie et évolution), Université Brock, 2010

B. Sc. S. en zoologie, Université de Guelph, 2006

Principales publications

  1. MacKinnon. L. 2021 Colorado Potato Beetle Insecticide Resistance Monitoring Results. Update from PEI Department of Agriculture, for Prince Edward Island Potato News. Jan/Feb 2022. Volume 23 Issue 1. https://peipotatoagronomy.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/pnv23n1.pdf

    2022 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  2. Bumblebee assemblages across habitat types in New Brunswick, Canada

    2021 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  3. Purvis, E.E.N., Vickruck, J.L., Best, L.R., Devries, J.H., Galpern, P. (2020). Wild bee community recovery in restored grassland-wetland complexes of prairie North America. Biological Conservation, [online] 252 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108829

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

Installation de recherche

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Société canadienne pour l’écologie et l’évolution

Société d’entomologie du Canada

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