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Publications, January 1-December 31, 1997

CHARLES, T. (Charles, T.C., Cai, G.-Q. and Aneja, P.) Megaplasmid and chromosomal loci for the PHB degradation pathway in Rhizobium (Sinorhizobium) meliloti. Genetics, v. 146, 1997, pp. 1211-1220

--(Heath, J.D., Boulton, M.I., Raineri, D.M., Doty, S.L., Mushegian, A.R., Charles, T.C., Davies, J.W. and Nester, E.W.) Discrete regions of the sensor protein VirA determine the strain specific ability of Agrobacterium to agroinfect maize. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact., v. 10, 1997, pp. 221-227.

CÔTÉ, B. (Beaudry, S., Duchesne, L.C. and Côté, B.) Short-term effects of three forestry practices on carabid assemblages in a jack pine forest. Can. J. For. Res., v. 27, 1977, pp. 2065-2071.

DRISCOLL, B. (Østerås, M., Driscoll, B. T. and Finan T. M.) Increased pyruvate orthophosphate dikinase activity results in an alternative gluconeogenic pathway in Rhizobium (Sinorhizobium) meliloti. Microbiology, v. 143, 1997 pp. 1639-1648.

--(Driscoll, B. T., and Finan, T. M.) Properties of NAD+- and NADP+-dependent malic enzymes of Rhizobium (Sinorhizobium) meliloti and differential expression of their genes in nitrogen fixing bacteroids. Microbiology, v. 143, 1997, pp. 489-498.

DUNPHY, G.B. (Dunphy,G.B., Miyamoto,C.M. and Meighen,E.A.) An N-acyl-homoserine lactone similar to that of Vibrio harveyi induces virulence for the insect pathogenic bacterium Xenorhabdus nematophilus. J. Bacteriol., v.179, 1997, pp. 5288-5291.

--(Dunphy,G. and Halwani,A.) Haemolymph proteins of larvae of Galleria mellonella detoxify endotoxins of the insect pathogenic bacteria Xenorhabdus nematophilus (Enterobacteriaceae). J. Insect Physiol., v. 43, 1997, pp.1023-1029.

FYLES, J. (Kabir, Z., O'Halloran, I.P., Fyles, J.W. and Hamel, C.) Overwinter survival of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal hyphae is favores by attachment to roots but diminished by disturbance. Mycorrhiza, v. 7, 1997, pp. 197-200.

--(Kabir, Z., O'Halloran, I.P., Fyles, J.W. and Hamel, C.) Seasonal changes of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi as affected by tillage practices and fertilization: Hyphal density and mycorrhizal root colonization. Plant and Soil, v.192, 1997, pp. 285-293.

--(Kabir, Z., O'Halloran, I., Fyles, J.W. and Hamel, C.) Dynamics of mycorrhizal symbiosis of corn (Zea mays L.): Effects of host physiology, tillage practice and fertilization on spatial distribution of extra-radical mycrrhizal hyphae in the field. Agriculture, Ecosystems and the Environment, v. 68, 1997, pp. 151-163.

--(Bradley, R., Titus, B. and Fyles, J.W.) Nitrogen acquisition and competitive ability of Kalmia angustifolia L., paper birch (Betula papyrifera Marsh.) and black spruce (Picea mariana (Mill.) B.S.P.) seedlings grown on different humus forms. Plant and Soil, v. 195, 1997, pp. 209-220.

--(Bradley, R., Fyles, J.W. and Titus, B.) Interactions between kalmia humus quality and chronic low C inputs in controlling microbial and soil nutrient dynamics. Soil Biology and Biochem. v. 29, 1997, pp. 1275-1283.

--(Zan, C., Fyles, J., Girouard, P., Samson, R., and Doan, M.) Carbon storage in switchgrass and short-rotation willow plantations. Pp 355-361 in: Proceedings of the Third Biomass Conference of the Americas, R.P. Overend and E. Chornet. Vol. 1., 1997, Elsevier Science.

--(Bradley, R.L., Fyles, J.W. and Titus, B.D.) Labile C, humus form and N cycling in forests: Concepts and methods. Recent Res. Devel. in Soil Biol. and Biochem, v. 1, 1997, pp. 63-76.

--see Côté, B.

HAMEL, C. (St-Arnaud, M., Hamel, C., Vimard, B., Caron, M. and Fortin, J.A.) Inhibition of Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. Dianthi in the non-VAM species Dianthus caryophyllus by co-culture with Tagetes patula companion plants colonized by Glomus intraradices. Canadian Journal of Botany, v. 75, 1997, pp. 998-1005.

--(Hamel, C., Dalpé, Y., Furlan, V. and Parent, S.) Indigenous populations of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and soil aggregate stability are major determinants of leek (Allium porrum L.) response to inoculation with Glomus intraradices Schenck & Smith or Glomus versiforme (Karsten) Berch. Mycorrhiza, v. 7, 1997, pp .187-196.

--see Fyles, J.W.

HENDERSHOT, W.H. (Courchesne, F. and Hendershot, W.H.) La genèse des podzols. Géographie physique et Quaternaire, v. 51, 1997, pp. 235-250.

--(Sauvé, S., McBride, M.B., Norvell, W.A. and Hendershot, W.H.) Copper solubility and speciation of in situ contaminated soils: Effects of copper level, pH and organic matter. Water, Air, Soil Pollut., v. 100, 1997, pp.133-149.

--(McBride, M.B., Sauvé, S. and Hendershot, W.H.) Solubility control of Cu, Zn, Cd and Pb in contaminated soils. Europ. J. Soil Sci., v. 48, 1997, pp. 337-346.

--(Sauvé, S., McBride, M.B. and Hendershot, W.H.) Speciation of lead in contaminated soils. Environmental Pollution, v. 98, 1997, pp.149-155.

HSIUNG, C.-C. (Hsiung, C.-C. and Kevan, McE. D.K.) Three new subspecies of Pyrgomorpha (Pyrgomorpha) cognata Krauss 1877 from Iran and Sudan-Somalia region (Orthoptera: Acridoidea: Pyrgomorphidae: Pyrgomorphini). Journal of Orthoptera Research, no. 6, 1977, pp. 91-100.

--(Bouchard, P., Hsiung, C.-C. and Yaylayan, V.A.) Chemical analysis of defense secretions of Sipyloidea sipylus and their potential use as repellents against rats. Journal of Chemical Ecology, v. 23, no. 8, 1997, pp. 2049-2057.

--(Hsiung, C.-C. and Yaylayan, V.A.) The Chinese stink bug Cyclopelta parva Distant (Heteroptera: Dinidoridae): use in the traditional medicine and chemical comparison with nearctic Acrosternum hilare (Say) (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae). Lyman Note, no. 21, 1997, pp. 1-8.

--Distribution and conservation in the genus Megacrania (Cheleutoptera) in Southeast Asia. The Third Asia-Pacific Conference of Entomology, Nov. 16-22, 1997, p. 91.

IDZIAK, E.S. (Moosavi-Nasab, M. and Idziak, E.S.) Effect of glucose supplementation on the rate of meat spouilage. Canadian Food Science and Technology Annual Meeting, Montreal, June 1997.

--(Phillip, L.E. and Idziak, E.S.) Assessing the impact of dietary addition of lignin on growth performance, nitrogen balance and faecal microorganisms in grain-fed veal calves. XVIII International Grassland Congress, Winnipeg, June 1997.

KNOWLES, R. (Dunfield, P.F. and Knowles, R.) Biological oxidation of nitric oxide in a humisol. Biology and Fertility of Soils, v. 24, 1997, pp. 294-300.

--(Bédard, C. and Knowles, R.) Some properties of methane oxidation in a thermally stratified lake. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, v. 54, 1997, pp. 1639-1645.

--(Ren, T., Amaral, J.A. and Knowles, R.) The response of methanotrophic bacteria in pure culture to oxygen. Canadian Journal of Microbiology, v. 43, 1997, pp. 925-928.

--(Amaral, J.A. and Knowles, R.) Localization of methane consumption and nitrification activites in some boreal forest soils and the stability of methane consumption on storage and disturbance. Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 102, 1997, pp. 29255-29260.

--(Amaral, J.A. and Knowles, R.) Inhibition of methane consumption in forest soils and pure cultures of methanotrophs by aqueous forest soil extract. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, v. 29, 1997, pp. 1713-1720.

--Beneficial microbial soil and plant interaction: Introduction. In Progress in Microbial Ecology. Ed. by M.T. Martins, M.I.Z. Sato, J.M. Tiedje, L.C.N. Hagler, J. Döbereiner, and P.S. Sanchez. Brazilian Society for Microbiollogy, Sao Paulo, pp. 355-359.

LEWIS, D.J. (See Rau, M.E.)

MacKENZIE, A.F. (Zhou, X. M., MacKenzie, A.F., Madramootoo, C.A. and Smith, D.L.) Management practices to conserve soil nitrate in a maize production system. J. Environ. Qual., v. 26, no. 5, 1997. pp.1369-1374.

--(Zhou, X. M.,Madramootoo, C.A., MacKenzie, A.F. and Smith, D.L.) Biomass production and nitrogen uptake in corn-ryegrass systems. Agron. J. 89, no. 5, 1997, pp.749-756.

--(Rembon, F.S., and MacKenzie, A.F.) Soybean nitrogen contribution to corn and residual nitrate under conventional tillage and no-till. Can. J. Soil Sci., v. 77, no. 4, 1997, pp. 543-551.

--(Zhang, T.Q., and MacKenzie, A.F.) Changes in phosphorus fractions under continuous corn production in a temperate clay soil. Plant and Soil, v. 92, 1997, pp. 1333-1339.

--(Zhang, T.Q. and MacKenzie, A.F.) Phosphorus in zero-tension soil solution as influenced by long-term fertilization of corn. Can. J. Soil Sci., v. 77, no. 4., 1997, pp. 685-691

--(Fan, Ming X., MacKenzie, Angus F., Abbott, Melissa and Cadrin, François) Denitrification in monoculture and rotation corn as influenced by tillage and nitrogen fertilizer. Can.J.Soil Sci., v. 77, no. 3, 1997, pp. 389-396.

--(Liang, B. C. and MacKenzie, A.F.) Seasonal denitrification rates under corn (Zea mays L.) in two Quebec soils. Can J. Soil Sci., v. 77, no. 1. 1997, pp. 21-25.

--(Zhang, T. Q., and MacKenzie, A.F.) Changes in soil phosphorous fractions under long-term corn monoculture. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J., v. 61, no.2, 1997, pp. 485-493.

--(Zhou, X. M., MacKenzie, A.F., Madramootoo, C.A., Dutilleul, P. and Smith, D.L.) Effects of stem-injected sucrose on grain production, dry matter distribution and chlorophyll fluorescence of field-grown plants. J. of Agron. and Crop Sci., v. 178, 1997, pp. 65-71.

MEHUYS, G. (Serem, V.K., Madramootoo, C.A., Dodds, D.T., Dutilleul, P. and Mehuys, G.R.) Nitrate-N and water movement in soil columns as influenced by tillage and corn residues. Trans. ASAE, v. 40, 1997, pp. 1001-1012.

--(Yang, C.-C., Prasher, S.O. and Mehuys, G.R.) An artificial neural network to simulate soil temperatures. Can. J. Soil Sci., v. 77, 1997, pp. 421-429.

--(Yang, C.-C., Prasher, S.O., Mehuys, G.R. and Patni, N.K.) Application of artificial neural networks for simulation of soil temperature. Trans. ASAE, v. 40, 1997, pp. 649-656.

RAU, M.E. (Zahiri, N., Rau, M.E., Lewis, D.J. and Khanizadeh, Sh.) Intensity and site of Plagiorchis elegans (Trematoda: Plagiorchiidae) infections in Aedes aegypti larvae affect the attractiveness of their waters to ovipositing, conspecific females. Environmental Entomology, v.26, no.4, 1997, pp. 920-923.

--(Zahiri, N., Rau, M.E. and Lewis, D.J.) Oviposition responses of Aedes aegypti and Ae. atropalpus (Diptera: Culicidae) females to waters from conspecific and heterospecific normal larvae and from larvae infected with Plagiorchis elegans (Trematoda: Plagiorchiidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, v. 34, no.5, 1997, pp. 565-568.

--(Zahiri, N., Rau, M.E. and Lewis, D.J.) Starved larvae of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) render waters unattractive to ovipositing conspecific females. Environmental Entomology, v. 26, no. 5, 1997, pp.1087-1090.

SCHUEPP, P.H. (Sellers, P.J., Heiser, M.D., Hall, F.G., Verma, S.B., Desjardins, R.L., Schuepp, P.H. and MacPherson, J.I.) The impact of using area-averaged land surface properties - topography, vegetation condition, soil wetness - in conditions of intermediate scale (approximately 10 km2) surface-atmosphere heat and moisture fluxes. J. of Hydrology, v.190, 1997, pp. 269-301.

--(Desjardins, R.L., Pattey, E., MacPherson, J.I., Schuepp, P.H. and Sellers, P.) Techniques for obtaining regional estimates of gas exchange. J. of Agric. Meteorology, v. 52, no. 5, 1997, pp. 445-452.

--(Lin, Z.Q., Schemenauer, R.S., Schuepp, P.H., Barthakur, N.N. and Kennedy, G.G.) Airborne metal pollutants in high elevation forests of Sothern Quebec, Canada, and their likely source regions. J. of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, v. 87, 1997, pp. 41-54.

--(Mitic, C.M., Schuepp, P.H., Desjardins, R.L. and MacPherson, J.I.) Flux association in coherent structures transporting CO2, H2O, heat and ozone over CODE. J. of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, v. 87, 1997, pp.27-39.

--(Ogunjemiyo, S.O., Schuepp, P.H., MacPherson, J.I. and Desjardins, R.L.) Analysis of flux maps vs surface characteristics from Twin Otter grid flights in BOREAS 1994. J. of Geophysical Research, v. 102(D24), 1997, pp. 29'135-29'145.

--(Kaharabata, S.K., Schuepp, P.H., Ogunjemiyo, S.O., Shen, S., Leclerc, M.Y. and MacPherson, J.I.) Footprint considerations in BOREAS. J. of Gephysical Research, v. 102(D24), 1997, pp. 29'113-29'124.

--(Lin, Z.Q., Schuepp, P.H., Schemenauer, R.S., Barthakur, N.N. and Kennedy, G.G.) On pathways of atmospheric metal elements deposited in subalpine forests in Southern Quebec, Canada. Proc. 3rd Intl. Conf. on the Biogeochem. of Trace Elements (ed. R. Prost), Colloque No. 85, Editions INRA, Paris., 1997. 12 pp. (This is an electronic journal on CD ROM, accessible through D:\data\communic\099.PDF).

--Leaf boundary layers. Tansley Review Collections, vol. 1: The Leaf Development and Function (A.M. Hetherington, ed.), Cambridge University Press, 1997, pp. 477-507.

STEWART, R.K. (Traoré, D., Vincent, C. and Stewart, R.K.) Possibilités de manipulation de Smicronyx guineanus Voss et Sm. umbrinus Hustache (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) pour la lutte biologique contre Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth. (Scrophulariaceae). Annales Association Nationale de la Protection des Plantes, Quatrième Conférence Internationale sur les Ravageurs en Agriculture, 6-8 janvier 1997. Le Corum, Montpellier (France), vol. 2, pp. 649-656.(30 personnes)

--(Traoré, D., Vincent, C. and Stewart, R.K.) Behavior of Smicronyx guinenanus Voss (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), potential biocontrol agent of Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth. (Scrophulariaceae). Annales Association Nationale de la Protection des Plantes, Quatrième Conférence Internationale sur les Ravageurs en Agriculture, 6-8 janvier 1997. Le Corum, Montpellier (France), vol. 2, pp. 649-656.

--(Traore, D., Vincent, C. and Stewart, R.K.) Association and synchrony of Smicronyx guineanus Voss, Sm. umbrinus Hustache (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and the parasitic weed Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth. (Scrophulariaceae). pp. 274-286 in B. Badu-Apraku, M. O. Akoroda, M. Ouedraogo & F. M. Quin (eds.) Contributing to food self-sufficiency: maize research and developmant in West and Central Africa, Proceedings of a Regional Maize Workshop (29 May- 2 June 1995), West and Central Africa Maize Collaborative Research Network and International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, 404 p.