Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Dr. Siavash Taravati

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Area IPM Advisor
Los Angeles County
700 W Main Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
626-586-1981
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Also in:
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Statewide Program

Education

Ph.D. Entomology, University of Florida - USA. 2015
M.S. Zoology-Entomology, Ferdowsi University of Mashad - Iran. 2009
B.S. Biology-Zoology, University of Tehran - Iran. 2006

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Bibliography

Peer Reviewed

  • Taravati, Siavash (2018). "Evaluation of Low-Energy Microwaves Technology (Termatrac) for Detecting Western Drywood Termite in a Simulated Drywall System." Journal of economic entomology 111(3): 1323-1329.
  • Taravati, Siavash; Mannion, Catharine; McKenzie, Cindy; Osborne, Lance (2018). "Lethal and Sublethal Effects of Selected Systemic and Contact Insecticides on Nephaspis oculata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae), in a Tri-Trophic System." Journal of economic entomology
  • Taravati, Siavash; Mannion, Catharine; McKenzie, Cindy; Osborne, Lance (2018). "Oviposition Preference of Rugose Spiraling Whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) on Five Host Plant Species." Florida Entomologist 101(4): 611-617.
  • Taravati, Siavash; Mannion, Catharine; Osborne, Lance; McKenzie, Cindy (2016). "Feeding and development of Nephaspis oculata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) on rugose spiraling whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)." Florida Entomologist: 516-521.
  • Taravati, Siavash; Mannion, Catharine (2015). "Effect of aggregation and cage setting on some life-history parameters of Aleurodicus rugioperculatus (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)." Journal of economic entomology 109(1): 249-254.
  • Taravati, Siavash; Glenn, Holly; Mannion, Catharine (2014). "Daily flight activity of the rugose spiraling whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)." Florida Entomologist: 1842-1844.
  • Taravati, Siavash; Mannion, Catharine; Glenn, Holly; Osborne, Lance (2013). "Natural enemies of rugose spiraling whitefly, Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin (Insecta: Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in the south Florida landscape." ENY-870. University of Florida, IFAS Extension, Florida
  • Taravati, Siavash (2010). "Corrections to Taravati et al.(2009): Geometric Morphometric Study of Two Species of the Psammophilous Genus Erodiontes (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the Lute Desert, Central Iran." Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa 47: 434.
  • Taravati, S; Darvish, J; Mirshamsi, Omid (2009). "Geometric morphometric study of two species of the psammophilous genus Erodiontes (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the Lute desert, Central Iran." Iranian Journal of Animal Biosystematics 5(2)
  • TARAVATI, SIAVASH; FERRER, JULIO (2007). "A new tribe record for the Darkling Beetle fauna of Iran (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae)."

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