Publications and communications of Ibtissem Ben Fekih

Glacet, L., Noël, G., Ben Fekih, I., Iannello, L., Boullis, A., & Francis, F. (2024). Aphid honeydew in intraguild interactions: enhancing predator mobility, foraging, and dynamics between Adalia bipunctata and Episyrphus balteatus. Arthropod-Plant Interactions. doi:10.1007/s11829-024-10061-w

Wyckhuys, K. A. G.* , Pozsgai, G.* , Ben Fekih, I., Sanchez-Garcia, F. J., & Elkahky, M. (26 April 2024). Biodiversity loss impacts top-down regulation of insect herbivores across ecosystem boundaries. Science of the Total Environment, 930, 172807. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2024.172807
* These authors have contributed equally to this work.

Wyckhuys, K. A. G., Akutse, K. S., Amalin, D. M., Araj, S.-E., Barrera, G., Beltran, M. J. B., Ben Fekih, I., Calatayud, P.-A., Cicero, L., Cokola Cuma, M., Colmenarez, Y. C., Dessauvages, K., Dubois, T., Durocher-Granger, L., Espinel, C., Fallet, P., Fernández-Triana, J. L., Francis, F., Gómez, J., ... Hadi, B. A. R. (April 2024). Global scientific progress and shortfalls in biological control of the fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda. Biological Control, 191, 105460. doi:10.1016/j.biocontrol.2024.105460

Kaishian, P., Lubbers, M., Ben Fekih, I., Groot, M. D. D., Schilthuizen, M., & Haelewaters, D. (2024). Definitions of parasites and pathogens through time. In Definitions of parasites and pathogens through time. TechRxiv. doi:10.22541/au.165712662.22738369/v2

Cokola Cuma, M., Ben Fekih, I., Caparros Megido, R., Delvigne, F., Bisimwa, E. B., & Francis, F. (26 November 2023). Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera : Noctuidae) à l’Est de la RD Congo : exploration des champignons entomopathogènes indigènes pour la lutte biologique [Poster presentation]. Conférence Internationale Francophone d'Entomologie CIFE, Yaoundé, Cameroon.

Ben Fekih, I., Dessauvages, K., & Francis, F. (20 November 2023). Évaluation de deux champignons entomopathogènes endémiques du sol en tant qu’alternatives aux néonicotinoïdes en culture de betteraves sucrières [Poster presentation]. Conférence Internationale Francophone d'Entomologie, Yaoundé, Cameroon.

Cokola Cuma, M., Ben Fekih, I., Bisimwa, E. B., Caparros Megido, R., Delvigne, F., & Francis, F. (12 October 2023). Isolats de champignons entomopathogènes indigènes pour le contrôle de Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera : Noctuidae) au Sud-Kivu, Est de la République démocratique du Congo [Poster presentation]. Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech et la République Démocratique du Congo - Enjeux et perspectives d’une coopération ancrée dans l’histoire, Gembloux, Belgium.

Xie, Z., Wang, D., Ben Fekih, I., Yu, Y., Li, Y., Alwathnani, H., Herzberg, M., & Rensing, C. (07 June 2023). Whole Genome Sequence Analysis of Cupriavidus necator C39, a Multiple Heavy Metal(loid) and Antibiotic Resistant Bacterium Isolated from a Gold/Copper Mine. Microorganisms, 11 (6), 1518. doi:10.3390/microorganisms11061518

Cokola Cuma, M., Ben Fekih, I., Bisimwa, E. B., Caparros Megido, R., Delvigne, F., & Francis, F. (17 May 2023). Natural occurrence of Beauveria bassiana (Ascomycota: Hypocreales) infecting Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and earwig in eastern DR Congo. Egyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control, 33 (1), 54. doi:10.1186/s41938-023-00702-2

Francis, F., Fingu-Mabola, J. C., & Ben Fekih, I. (December 2022). Direct and Endophytic Effects of Fungal Entomopathogens for Sustainable Aphid Control: A Review. Agriculture, 12 (12), 2081. doi:10.3390/agriculture12122081

Francis, F., Then, C., Francis, A., Gbangbo, Y. A. C., Iannello, L., & Ben Fekih, I. (October 2022). Complementary Strategies for Biological Control of Aphids and Related Virus Transmission in Sugar Beet to Replace Neonicotinoids. Agriculture, 12 (10), 1663. doi:10.3390/agriculture12101663