Apostolos Kapranas
Apostolos Kapranas
Researcher, Benaki Phytopathological Institute
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Egg maturation, host feeding, and longevity in two Metaphycus parasitoids of soft scale insects
A Kapranas, RF Luck
Biological Control 47 (2), 147-153, 2008
482008
Host discrimination, superparasitism and infanticide by a gregarious endoparasitoid
A Tena, A Kapranas, F Garcia-Marí, RF Luck
Animal Behaviour 76 (3), 789-799, 2008
462008
Mutually beneficial host exploitation and ultra-biased sex ratios in quasisocial parasitoids
X Tang, L Meng, A Kapranas, F Xu, ICW Hardy, B Li
Nature Communications 5 (1), 1-7, 2014
372014
Survey of brown soft scale Coccus hesperidum L. parasitoids in southern California citrus
A Kapranas, JG Morse, P Pacheco, LD Forster, RF Luck
Biological Control 42 (3), 288-299, 2007
312007
Parasitoid developmental mortality in the field: patterns, causes and consequences for sex ratio and virginity
A Kapranas, ICW Hardy, JG Morse, RF Luck
Journal of Animal Ecology 80 (1), 192-203, 2011
292011
Encyrtid parasitoids of soft scale insects: Biology, behavior, and their use in biological control
A Kapranas, A Tena
Annual review of entomology 60, 195-211, 2015
282015
Precise sex ratios manifested by several encyrtid parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) of brown soft scale, Coccus hesperidum L.(Hemiptera: Coccidae)
A Kapranas, P Pacheco, LD Forster, JG Morse, RF Luck
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 62 (6), 901-912, 2008
22*2008
Dynamic virulence in a parasitoid wasp: the influence of clutch size and sequential oviposition on egg encapsulation
A Kapranas, A Tena, RF Luck
Animal Behaviour 83 (3), 833-838, 2012
192012
Larval cannibalism during the late developmental stages of a facultatively gregarious encyrtid endoparasitoid
A Tena, A Kapranas, F GARCIA‐MARÍ, RF Luck
Ecological Entomology 34 (6), 669-676, 2009
192009
Sequences of sex allocation and mortality in clutches of Metaphycus parasitoids of soft scale insects and the prevalence of all‐female broods
A Kapranas, E Wajnberg, RF Luck
Ecological Entomology 34 (5), 652-662, 2009
182009
Higher relatedness mitigates mortality in a nematode with lethal male fighting
A Kapranas, AMD Maher, CT Griffin
Journal of evolutionary biology 29 (2), 344-351, 2016
162016
Cellular immune response of brown soft scale Coccus hesperidum L.(Hemiptera: Coccidae) to eggs of Metaphycus luteolus Timberlake (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae)
A Kapranas, BA Federici, RF Luck, J Johnson
Biological Control 48 (1), 1-5, 2009
162009
Sex ratios, virginity, and local resource enhancement in a quasisocial parasitoid
A Kapranas, ICW Hardy, X Tang, A Gardner, B Li
Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 159 (2), 243-251, 2016
142016
Efficacy of entomopathogenic nematodes for control of large pine weevil, Hylobius abietis: effects of soil type, pest density and spatial distribution
A Kapranas, B Malone, S Quinn, L Mc Namara, CD Williams, P O’Tuama, ...
Journal of Pest Science 90, 495–505, 2017
132017
The influence of organic matter content and media compaction on the dispersal of entomopathogenic nematodes with different foraging strategies
A Kapranas, AMD MAHER, CT Griffin
Parasitology 144 (14), 1956-1963, 2017
122017
Emergence, dispersal, and mate finding via a substrate‐borne sex pheromone in the parasitoid Metaphycus luteolus
A Kapranas, DL Giudice, E Peri, JG Millar, S Colazza
Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 148 (1), 74-83, 2013
92013
Reproductive efficiency of the bethylid wasp Cephalonomia tarsalis: the influences of spatial structure and host density
PA Eliopoulos, A Kapranas, EG Givropoulou, ICW Hardy
Bulletin of entomological research 107 (2), 139-147, 2017
82017
Efficacy of entomopathogenic fungi against large pine weevil, Hylobius abietis, and their additive effects when combined with entomopathogenic nematodes
L Mc Namara, A Kapranas, CD Williams, P O’Tuama, K Kavanagh, ...
Journal of Pest Science 91 (4), 1407-1419, 2018
72018
Metabolomics of aging assessed in individual parasitoid wasps
A Kapranas, CJP Snart, H Williams, ICW Hardy, DA Barrett
Scientific reports 6, 34848, 2016
72016
Larval morphology of Metaphycus flavus and its role in host attachment and larval cannibalism
A Tena Barreda, A Kapranas, GP Walker, F García Mari, RF Luck
Bulletin of entomological research 101 (3), 365-372, 2011
72011
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