Institute of Forest Biodiversity Hyderabad
उष्णकटिबंधीय वन अनुसंधान संस्थान
Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur

Forest Entomology Division

Last Updated on : 31 August 2018

A. Journal Articles

 Kulkarni, N., Chandra, K.,Wagh, P.N., Joshi, K.C. and Singh, R.B. Incidence and management of white grub, Schizonycha ruficollis on seedlings of teak (Tectona grandis Linn.). Insect Science14: 411-418, 2007.

Kulkarni, N., S. Paunikar, K.C. Joshi, and John Rogers. White grubs, Holotrichia rustica (Burm.) and Holotrichia mucida Gyll. (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) as pests of teak (Tectona grandis L. f.) seedlings in central India . Insect Science 16: 519-525, 2009.

Meshram, P.B. Maintenance of teak forest health with reference to various biotic and abiotic components in central India . IUFRO World Series, Vol. 24: 103-106, 2009.

Meshram, P.B. Stem borer Plocaederus obesus Gahn,. (Coleoptera:Cerambycidae) as a pest of Buchanania lanzan (Spreng.). World Journal of Zoology, 4(4):305-307, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N. and Joshi, K.C. Toxicity of ivermectin in inducing larval mortality in Ailanthus webworm, Atteva fabriciella Swederus (Lepidoptera: Yponmeutidae). World Journal of Zoology 4(4): 277-280, 2009.

Yousuf, M. and Ray, Puja. Description of a new species of the Genus Rogas Nees von Esenbeck (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from India . World Journal of Zoology, 4(3): 184-187, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N. and Dadwal, V.S. Occurrence of entomogenous fungi, Beauveria bassiana and Fusarium oxysporum on teak leaf skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis and their pathogenecity. World Journal of Zoology 5(3): 200-204, 2010.

Roychoudhury, N. and Joshi, K.C. Effect of ivermectin on larval mortality and reproductive potential of Albizia foliage feeder, Spirama retorta Cramer (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of Pest Science, 83: in press. DOI: 10.1007/s10340-010-0334-1, 2010.

Garg, V.K., Kulkarni, N. and Meshram, P.B. Relative efficacy of newer insecticides against leaf roller, Crypsiptya coclesalis Walker on bamboo seedlings. Indian Forester 132: 245-247, 2006.

 Joshi, K.C., Roychoudhury, N., Kulkarni, N., and Sambath, S. Sal heartwood borer in Madhya Pradesh.  Indian Forester 132: 799-807, 2006.

 Meshram, P.B. Pest status of phassus borer, Sahyadrassus malabaricus Moore . on Gmelina arborea and its insecticidal control. Journal of Plant Protection Environment, 3:17-20, 2006.

Meshram, P.B. and Bhowate, S. A new report of red cotton bug Dysdercus cingulatus Fab. (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae) as a pest of Sapindus trifoliatusIndian Forester, 132:1053-1054, 2006.

Roychoudhury, N. and Joshi, K.C. Relative resistance in Albizia procera (Roxb.)Benth. against foliage feeder, Spirama retorta Cram. Due to seed source variation and role of leaf water. Journal of Tropical Forestry 22: 43-48,  2006.

Roychoudhury, N., Chawhaan, P.H., Joshi, K.C. and Mandal, A.K. Inheritance pattern of infestation of borer, Bruchus bilineatopygus Pic.(Coleoptera : Bruchidae), in seeds of Albizia procera (Roxb) Benth.  Indian Forester, 132: 239-244,  2006.

 Roychoudhury, N., Chourasia, M. and Joshi, K.C. Response of skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis ( Walker ), to some teak clones of Madhya Pradesh. Indian Journal of  Tropical Biodiversity 14:76-80, 2006.

Yousuf, M. and Hassan , M.E. Description of  a new species of Trichogramma toidea Girault (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from central India .  Bulletin of Pure and Applied Science, 25A: 85-88,  2006.

Garg, V.K., Kulkarni, N. and Meshram, P.B. Influence of weather elements on the incidence of bamboo leaf roller, Crypsiptya coclesalis ( Walker ) on bamboo seedlings. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 15: 93-95, 2007.

Garg, V.K., Kulkarni, N. and Meshram, P.B. Influence of weather factors on the incidence of sissoo defoliator, Plecoptera reflexa Guenee on Dalbergia sissoo seedlings. Indian Forester, 133(1): 108-114, 2007.

Hassan , M.E. and Yousuf, M. First record of Trichogramma plasseyensis Nagaraja (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from central India , and its morphometrics and additional diagnostic character.  Indian Journal of Entomology 69: 58-62, 2007.

Joshi, K.C., Sambath, S., Yousuf , Md. , Chander, S., Roychoudhury, N. and Kulkarni, N. Evaluation of Trichogramma spp. to minimise the attack of teak leaf skeletonizer.  Indian Forester 133: 527-533,  2007.

 Kulkarni, N. Chandra, K., Singh, R.B. and Joshi, K.C. Record of grey weevil, Myllocerus discolor (NR) Boheman (Coleoptera: Curuculionidae) grub infesting roots of teak (Tectona grandisL.F.) seedlings in Maharashtra .  Indian Journal of Forestry, 30(3): 291- 294, 2007.

Roychoudhury, N., Sambath, S., Kulkarni, N. and Joshi, K.C. A note on Paectes subapicalis Walker (Lepidoptera : Noctuidae): a potential sal defoliator in Madhya Pradesh. Indian J.Forestry 30(4): 463-466, 2007.

Yousuf, M. and Hassan , M.E. Record of one new species of Trichogramma Westwood (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from Madhya Pradesh , India . Biological Science Research Bulletin23: 7-11, 2007.

Yousuf, M. and Joshi, K.C. Alaus sordidus (Le Conte) (Coleoptera: Elateridae)- a potential predator of sal heartwood borer, Hoplocerambyx spinicornis Newman (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in Amarkantak- Achanakmar Biosphere Reserve. Journal of Tropical Forestry 23: 57-58, 2007.

Athar, Bazagha and Joshi, K.C. Effectiveness of some synthetic pyrethroids against larvae of teak skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis ( Walker ).  Indian Journal of Forestry 31: 67-71, 2008.

Choubey, V., Kulkarni, N. and Bhandari, R. Status of sal (Shorea robusta) seed insect pests in six sal dominating regions of central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. Indian Journal of Forestry 31: 595-598, 2008.

Joshi, K.C. and Meshram, P.B. White grub, Holotrichia  sp. threatening bamboo seedlings, saplings and its management. Indian Forester 134: 1257-1260, 2008.

Joshi, K.C., Roychoudhury, N. and Barve, S.K. New addition to the moth and beetle fauna of Achanakmar-Amarkantak biosphere reserve. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 16: 179-184, 2008.

Kulkarni N., Paunikar Sanjay, Hussaini S.S. and Joshi K.C. Entomopathogenic Nematodes in insect pest management of forestry and plantations crops: An appraisal. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 16: 155-166, 2008.

Roychoudhury, N. and Joshi, K.C. Leaf roller, Crypsiptya coclesalis Walker (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), a major pest of bamboos in nurseries and plantations. Indian Forester 134: 1229-1235, 2008.

Yousuf, M. and Hassan, M. E. A new species of Trichogramma Westwood (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from Chhattisgarh , India . Entomon 33: 253-257, 2008.

Yousuf, M. and Hassan , M.E. Description of a new nspecies of Trichogramma Westwood (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from central India .  Entomon 33: 189-193, 2008.

Yousuf, M. and Hassan, M. E. First record of Trichogramma thalense Pinto & Oatman (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from central India . Bulletin of Pure and Applied Science 27A: 83-88, 2008.

Yousuf, M., Hassan , M.E. and Joshi, K.C. Record of Trichogramma raoi Nagaraja (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from central India along with addittional morphometric and diagnostic characters. Journal of Tropical Forestry 24: 69-74, 2008.

Yousuf, M., Hassan , M.E. and Singh, R. B. Record of Apanteles sp. (Hymenoptera: Braconidae): a larval parasitoid of Atteva  fabriciella Swederus. Bulletin of Pure and Applied Science 27A: 31-34,   2008.

Joshi, K.C. Bilogy, life history of Sal heartwood borer, factors responsible for outbreak and its management  an updated information. ENVIS Forestry Bulletin 9(1): 1-8, 2009.

Kulkarni, N., Arun Kakkar, V. K. Mishra, S. Paunikar, V. L. Maheshwari and K. C. Joshi. Antifeedant activity of Annona squamosa against teak skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis Walker(Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). In: Ecofriendly Insect Pest Management (Eds. Ignacimuthu, S. and David, B.V.), Elite Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi , 194-199, 2009.

Meshram, P.B. Status and management of insect pests of Emblica officinalis and Gmelina arborea in central India .  Journal of Applied Zoological Researches, 20: 83-88, 2009.

Meshram, P. B. A new report of case worm, Acanthopsyche moorei Heylaerts (Lepidoptera:Psychidae) as a pest of coppiced teak (Tectona grandis). Journal of Plant Protection Environment, 6(1): 115-117, 2009.

Ray, Puja and Yousuf, M. Record of two new species of Apanteles Foerster (Braconidae: Microgastrinae) from central India . Journal of the Bombay Natural History society 106(3): 335-338, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N. Chandra, S. and Joshi, K.C. Haldinia cordifolia  a new host plant record for leaf roller, Sylepta derogata Fabricinous (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae).  Annals of Forestry 17: 153-156, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N.,  Chourasia, M., Jalil, P. and Joshi, K.C. Response of leaf skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis ( Walker ) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), on some progeny of teak clones of Madhya Pradesh. Indian Forester 135: 322-330, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N., Joshi, K. C. and Barve, S. K. Albizia lebbek (Linn.) Bemth and Albizia procera (Roxb.) Benth.  first host plant record of Dinumma placens Walker (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).   Journal of Tropical Forestry 25: 72-74, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N., Singh, K. and Joshi, K.C. Insecticidal activity of spinosad against the larvae of Ailanthus webworm, Atteva fabriciella Swederus (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutidae). Pestology 33: 34-36, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N., Chourasia, M., Jalil, P. and Joshi, K.C. Response of leaf skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis ( Walker ) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), on some progeny of teak clones of Madhya Pradesh. Indian Forester, 135(3): 322-330, 2009.

Roychoudhury, N. Alteration of larval growth in Spirama retorta Cram. due to seed source variation in Albizia procera Benth. Indian Journal of Forestry, 32(3): 441-444, 2009.

Sambath, S., Joshi, K.C. and Krishnamurthy, R.  Effect of temperature and relative humidity on different life stages of Spirma retorta Cram. (Lepidiotera: Noctuidae).  Indian Forester 135: 583-594, 2009.

Yousuf, M. and Hassan , M.E. Additon of one new species of Chelonus panzer (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from Madhya Pradesh , India . Journal of Tropical Forestry, 25 (III &IV) : 72-74, 2009.

Yousuf, M. and Ray, Puja. Record of Chelonus panzer (Braconidae: Cheloninae) from central India . Journal of Biopesticides, 2(2): 145-149, 2009.

Yousuf, M. and Ray, Puja. Braconids (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea) as major parasitoids of insect pests. My Forests, 45(4): 371-384, 2009.

Garg, V.K., Kulkarni, N. and Meshram, P.B. (2009). Ecological implications of Hyblaea puera (Cramer) activity in teak (Tectona grandis L.f.) seedlings. Indian Journal of forestry, 33(3): 477-480.

Meshram, P.B. Role of some biopesticides in management of some forest insect pests. Journal of Biopesticides, 3(1): 250-252, 2010.

Roychoudhury, N. and Joshi, K.C. Toxicity of ivermectin against the larvae of teak defoliator, Hyblaea puera Cramer (Lepidoptera: Hyblaeidae). Indian Forester, 136 (1): 38-44, 2010.

Roychoudhury, N. and Dadwal, V.S. New record of an entomogenous fungus, Aspergillus flavus Link., on teak defoliator, Hyblaea puera Cramer and its pathogenecity. Pestology 34(9): 10-14, 2010.

 Roychoudhury, N., Singh, K. and Singh, R.B. Wrightia tinctoria  A new host plant record for defoliator, Palpita unionalis (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), Indian Forester, 136 (6): 847-850, 2010.

Roychoudhury, N., Chawhaan, P.H., Mandal, A. K. and Joshi, K. C. Genetic analysis of infestation of borer, Bruchus bilineatopygus Pic. (Coleoptera: Bruchidae), in seeds of Albizia procera(Roxb.) Benth. Journal of Tropical Forestry, 26(2): 63-71, 2010.

Roychoudhury, N., Dadwal, V.S., Chandra, S. and Verma, R.K. New record of an entomogenous fungus, Aspergillus niger , on leaf skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis ( Walker ) and its pathogenecity. Pestology 34(3) : 24-29, 2010.

Yousuf, M. and Ray, Puja. Record on species of Apanteles Foerster (Braconidae): Microgastrinae) from central India . Bulletin of Pure and Applied Science, 29A(1): 31-46, 2010.

Yousuf, M. and Puja Ray. Description of two new species of Apanteles Foerster (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Microgastrinae) from Chhattigarh , India . Entomon 35 (1):1-8, 2010.

 B. Conference Proceedings

 Kulkarni, N. Bioecology and management of white grub complex in teak forest nursery in India . In: Proceeding of 7 meeting of IUFRO Working Party 7.03.04; Diseases and Insects in Forest Nurseries. Hilo-Hawai ( USA ), (Ed. Cram, M.) USDA Forest Service , USA , July, 13-17, 2010, pp. 84-91.  

Joshi, K.C., Kulkarni, N., Sambath, S., Chandra, S. and Singh, Ram Bhajan, Malviya, R.K. and Roychoudhury, N. Supplementation of indigenous egg parasitoid Trichogramma raoi Nagaraja, to minimize the attack of teak pests  a case study. In: Recent advances in teak research management practices in central India (Eds. Subramanian, K., Joshi, A.K., Mishra, A.K. and Kulkarni, M.M.). Proceedings of Regional Workshop held at F.D.C.M., Nagpur , Maharashtra , 17-18 March, 175-183. 2006.

Kulkarni, N., Chandra, K., Singh, Ram Bhajan and Joshi, K.C. New species of white grubs, their menace on the seedlings of teak (Tectona grandis L.f.) and their management: an experimental study at Ramdongari Forest Nursery, Nagpur . In: Recent advances in teak research management practices in central India (Eds. Subramanian, K., Joshi, A.K., Mishra, A.K. and Kulkarni, M.M.). Proceedings of Regional Workshop held at F.D.C.M., Nagpur , 17-18 March, 184-189. 2006.

Joshi, K.C., Roychoudhury, N., Kulkarni, N. and Chandra, S. Insects associated with bamboos and their management. In: Bamboos: Management, conservation, value addition and promotion(Eds. Mandal, A.K., Berry , N. and Rawat, G.S.). Proceedings of the National Conference held at Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur , 12-14 March, 143-162. 2008.

C. Book chapters:

Kulkarni, N., Soni, K.K. and Joshi, K.C. Biotic and abiotic factors responsible for outbreak of the sal heartwood borer, Hoplocerambyx spinicornis Newman in Achanakmar-Amarkantak biosphere reserve. In: Research needs for Achanakmar-Amarkantak biosphere reserve (Eds. Joshi, K.C. and Mandal, A.K.). Tropical Forest Research Institute (ICFRE),  Jabalpur . 115-126. 2007.

 Roychoudhury, N. Introduction of eri silkworm culture in Achanakmar-Amarkantak biosphere reserve to uplift economic status of forest inhabitants. In: Research needs for Achanakmar-Amarkantak biosphere reserve (Eds. Joshi, K.C. and Mandal, A.K.). Tropical Forest Research Institute (ICFRE), Jabalpur , 107-114. 2007.

 Roychoudhury, N. Tree resistance to insects: a biotechnical method of forest insect management.  In: Biotechnology and insect pest management (Eds. S. Ignacimuthu and S. Jayaraj ). Elite Publishing House Pvt Ltd, New Delhi, 61-67. 2007.

 Kulkarni, N., Kakkar, Arun, Mishra, V.K., Paunikar, S., Maheshwari, V.L. and Joshi, K.C. Antifeedant activity of Annona squamosa against teak skeletonizer, Eutectona machaeralis Walker (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). In: Ecofriendly insect pest management, (Eds. Ignacimuthu, S. and David, B.V.). Elite Publishing House Pvt  Ltd, New Delhi , 194-199. 2009.

 Kulkarni, N. and Joshi, K.C. Persistant antifeedant effect of Annona squamosa  extract against bamboo leaf roller Crypsiptya coclesalis Walker . (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in nursery.  In :  Conservation and Management of Bamboo Resources (Eds. S. Nath, S. Singh, A. Sinha, R. Das and R. Krishnamurthy),  ICFRE, Institute of Forest Productivity, Ranchi, 96-99. 2010.

 Roychoudhury, N. Screening non-preference response in bamboos against key insect pest, Crypsiptya coclesalis Walker . In :  Conservation and Management of Bamboo Resources (Eds. S. Nath, S. Singh, A. Sinha, R. Das and R. Krishnamurthy),  ICFRE, Institute of Forest Productivity, Ranchi, 73-79. 2010.

 Roychoudhury, N., Dadwal, V.S. and Biswas , S.C. Soil actinomycetes : a potential source of novel microbial pesticides for insect pest management (S. lgnacimuthu, S.J. and David, B.V. Eds.), Elite Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi , 137-143. 2010.

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