Dr. Javad Karimzadeh Website

Assistant Professor of Population Ecology

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Karimzadeh J, Besharatnejad MH (2017) Integrated management of diamondback moth (Plutella xylostella (L.)) using Cotesia vestalis (Haliday) and Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner. Plant Protection Research 40, 81-96 [in Persian]. PDF

Karimzadeh J, Besharatnejad MH (2017) Ecological management of the diamondback moth (Plutella xylostella (L.)) using trap cropping strategy. Journal of Agroecology 6, 212-224 [in Persian]. PDF

Karimzadeh J, Kazemzadeh Z, Ghajariyeh-Najaribashi H (2016) Studies on the stability of population equilibrium of the diamondback moth (Plutella xylostella (Lep., Plutellidae)) using perturbation method. Journal of Entomological Society of Iran 36, 39-48 [in Persian]. PDF

Nematollahi MR, Fathipour Y, Talebi AA, Karimzadeh J, Zalucki MP (2016) Comparison of degree-day distribution models for predicting emergence of the cabbage aphid on canola. Crop Protection 80, 138-143. PDF

Jafary M, Karimzadeh J, Farazmand H, Rezapanah M (2016) Plant-mediated vulnerability of an insect herbivore to Bacillus thuringiensis in a plant-herbivore-pathogen system. Biocontrol Science and Technology 26, 104-115. PDF

Nematollahi MR, Fathipour Y, Talebi AA, Karimzadeh J, Zalucki MP (2015) Population variation of a specialist versus a generalist aphid sharing the same host plant in field. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology 17, 1529-1538. PDF

Nematollahi MR, Fathipour Y, Talebi AA, Karimzadeh J, Zalucki MP (2014) Parasitoid- and hyperparasitoid-mediated seasonal dynamics of the cabbage aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae). Environmental Entomology 43, 1542-1551.  PDF 

Nematollahi MR, Fathipour Y, Talebi AA, Karimzadeh J, Zalucki MP (2014) Sampling procedure and temporal-spatial distribution of the cabbage aphid, Brevicoryne brassicae L. (Hemiptera: Aphididae), on canola. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology 16, 1241-1252. PDF

Mobarakian M, Zamani AA, Karimzadeh J, Moeeny-Naghdeh N, Emami MS (2014) Modelling development of Callosobruchus maculatus and Anisopteromalus calandrae at various constant temperatures using linear and non-linear models. Biocontrol Science and Technology 24, 1308-1320. PDF

Soufbaf M, Fathipour Y, Karimzadeh J, Zalucki MP (2014) Effects of plant availability on population size and dynamics of an insect community: diamondback moth and two of its parasitoids. Bulletin of Entomological Research 104, 418-431. PDF

Saadat D, Seraj AA, Goldansaz SH, Karimzadeh J (2014) Environmental and maternal effects on host selection and parasitism success of Bracon hebetor. Biocontrol 59, 297-306. PDF

Karimzadeh J, Hardie J, Wright DJ (2013) Plant resistance affects the olfactory response and parasitism success of Cotesia vestalis. Journal of Insect Behavior 26, 35-50. PDF

Soufbaf M, Fathipour Y, Hui C, Karimzadeh J (2012) Effects of plant availability and habitat size on the coexistence of two competing parasitoids in a tri-trophic food web of canola, diamondback moth and parasitic wasps. Ecological Modelling 244, 49-56. PDF

Karimzadeh J, Sayyed AH (2011) Immune system challenge in a host-parasitoid-pathogen system: interaction between Cotesia plutellae (Hym.: Braconidae) and Bacillus thuringiensis influences parasitism and phenoloxidase cascade of Plutella xylostella (Lep.: Plutellidae). Journal of Entomological Society of Iran 30, 27-38. PDF

Soufbaf M, Fathipour Y, Karimzadeh J, Zalucki MP (2010) Bottom-up effect of different host plants on Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae): a life-table study on canola. Journal of Economic Entomology 103, 2019-2027. PDF

Soufbaf M, Fathipour Y, Karimzadeh J, Zalucki MP (2010) Development and age-specific mortality of diamondback moth on Brassica host plants: pattern and causes of mortality under laboratory conditions. Annals of Entomological Society of America 103, 574-579. PDF

Karimzadeh J, Wright DJ (2008) Bottom-up cascading effects in a tritrophic system: interactions between plant quality and host-parasitoid immune responses. Ecological Entomology 33, 45-52. PDF

Karimzadeh J, Bonsall MB, Wright DJ (2004) Bottom-up and top-down effects in a tritrophic system: the population dynamics of Plutella xylostella (L.)-Cotesia plutellae (Kurdjumov) on different host plants. Ecological Entomology 29, 285-293. PDF