Journal of Entomology

Journal of Entomology is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that publishes original research as well as review articles in all areas of insect and arachnid sciences. The journal is dedicated to promote the study of the behavior, biology, biotechnology, ecology, taxonomy, and control of insects and arachnids. Scope of this journal includes: general, experimental, systematics and applied entomology; behavior, biology, biotechnology, ecology, physiology, taxonomy and control of insects and arachnids. The journal encourages submissions on entomology in the climate changed new environments and novel entomological techniques, processes and models on insect pests and parasites.

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Editor-in-Chief

Ram Chander Sihag

Dr. R.C. Sihag is serving humanity as Independent Researcher. He was earlier Dean, College of Basic Sciences & Humanities, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar. Dr. Sihag had been on the Faculty of CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar in different capacities. He has more than 40 years of distinguished record in teaching / research, and educational management and administration. He was Assistant Scientist, Honey bees (1979-1988), Associate Professor & Research Leader, Beekeeping (1988-1995), Professor of Environmental Biology / Apiculture (1995-2012), Head, at Department of Zoology & Aquaculture (1997-2000), Dean at College of Basic Sciences & Humanities (2001-2006). During these years, Dr. Sihag has made several significant research contributions in the discipline of Apiculture/ Crop Pollination Ecology/ Fish Pathology/ Vermiculture and Environmental Biology. He has published more than 180 research and semi-technical articles in reputed national/ international journals/ books, and authored six books. As far as concerned to his achievements, Dr. Sihag has been widely recognized at national and international levels including, he is the recipient of highly prestigious Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Prize of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (1980-82) for his outstanding work on the biology of megachilid bees; co-recipient of “Group Award-cum-Certificate of Appreciation (1993)” from the United States Department of Agriculture (USA) for the work on conservation and management of some solitary bees for crop production efficiency; “Scroll of Honour (2005)” in the International Conference on Plant Sciences at Amravati (India) for the conservation of pollinators; “Life Time Achievement Award for Conservation of Biodiversity and Environment” from the Environment Society of India, Chandigarh (2007); “E.P.Odum Memorial Award for Conservation of Environment” from the Educational, Cultural and Social Welfare Society of India, Hisar (2008); Ambedkar Fellowship Award (1998) for his distinguished social services. He was elected Fellow of the highly prestigious “Royal Entomological Society, London” in 1997; he has been the Chairperson of Pollination Section of Asian Apicultural Association (Japan) from 1992 to till date. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Entomology; Editor of International Journal of Ecology, and Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment; Regional Editor of 4 International Journals; Associate Editor of 2 International Journals and a member of the editorial board of more than 15 national and International Journals. He has guided 29 postgraduate scholars.

Regional Editors

Cesar G. Demayo

Professor, Mindanao State University, Philippines

Chellaram Chinnachamy

Assistant Professor, Sur College of Applied Sciences, Ministry of Higher Education, Sultanate of Oman

Michael Gabriel Paulraj

Research Scientist, Entomology Research Institute, India

Kitherian Sahayaraj

Head and Associate Professor, Saint Xavier College (Autonomous), India

Majid Mirab-Balou

Associate Professor, Ilam University, Iran

V.K. Rahmathulla

Research Scientist, Central Silk Board, India

Associate Editors

Mohamed Abdel-Raheem Ali Abdel-Raheem

Professor , National Research Centre, Egypt

Ayman A. El-Badry

Professor, College of Medicine & King Fahad Hospital of the University, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia. - kasr Al-Ainy School of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.

Norma-Rashid Yusoff

Professor, University of Malaya, Malaysia

Nabil Mohamed Emara El Wakeil

Professor of Biological Control of Insect Pests, National Research Centre, Egypt

Ram Krishna Tiwari

Principal, B. R. D. Girls Degree College, Itahara, India

Technical Editors

Sobhy Abdel-Shafy

Associate Professor, National Research Center, Egypt

Atef Sayed Abdel-Razek Mohammed

Senior Lecturer, National Research Centre, Egypt

Ahmed Mahmoud Mohamed Ebieda

Research Scientist, Agricultural Research Center, Egypt

Vimalanathan Arunprasanna

Research Scientist, Zhejiang Univeristy

Bassim Shehab Hamad

Director and Research Scientist, Integrated Pest Control Research Centre, Baghdad, Iraq

Rachid Bouharroud

Researcher , INRA-Agadir, Morocco

Deepak Sumbria

Teaching Associate, Post-graduate Institute of Veterinary Education and Research, India

El-Sayed Abdel-Malek Elmadany El-Sheikh

Lecturer, Zagazig University, Egypt

Ghulam Ali Bugti

Assistant Professor, Lasbela University of Agriculture Water & Marine Sciences, Uthal , Balochistan, Pakistan

G.K. Ramegowda

Assistant Professor, University of Horticultural Sciences, India

Hala Salah Elwakil

Professor, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Mohammad Monobrullah

Principal Scientist, Indian Institute of Natural Resins and Gums, India

Manojkumar Pardeshi

Research Scientist, Bhagavathi Ana Labs Pvt. Ltd., India

Masoud Latifian

Associate Professor, Horticulture Science Research Institute of Iran

Moustafa Mohammed Sabry Bakry

Research Scientist, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt

M. Muniaraj

Senior Scientist, Centre for Research in Medical Entomology, India

Mahmoud Saleh Abdel-Dayem

Professor, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Nahed Fawzy Abdel -Aziz Abdel-Moniem

Associate Professor, National Research Centre, Egypt

Naveen Samuel Singh

Associate Professor, Lucknow Christian College, Lucknow University, India

Isaac O. Oyewole

Head of Department, Babcock University, Nigeria

Rowaida Salah Saleh Ahmed

Professor, Suez Canal University, Egypt

Sarwan Kumar

Senior Entomologist, Punjab Agricultural University, India

Essam Abdel Salam Shaalan

Professor, Aswan University, Egypt

Soad I. Abd el-Razak Ramadan

Associate Professor, University of Hafr Albatin, Saudi Arabia

R.P. Soundararajan

Associate Professor, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, India

Kathirvelu Baskar

Research Scientist, Ross Lifescience Pvt. Ltd, India

Shahram Hesami

Head of Department, Islamic Azad University, Iran

Yako Andrew Bmibmitawuza

Research Scientist, Nasarawa State University, Nigeria

Youssef Ahmed Mahmoud

Professor, National Research Center, Egypt