Adalbert Balog

Fields of interest:

Insect ecology, pest management.

Recent publications:

János Bálint, Szilveszter Nagy, Rezső Thiesz, Imre-István Nyárádi, Adalbert Balog (2014).
Biocontrol strategy to reduce asexual reproduction of apple scab (Venturia inaequalis) by using plant extracts.
Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry, 38, 91-98 (IF. 0,731).

Balog A. (2013)
Jumping ‘ship’ can have its costs: Implications of predation and host plant species for the maintenance of pea aphid (Acyrthosiphon pisum Harris) colour polymorphism.
Bulletin of Entomological Research 103, 578 – 583 (IF. 1,987).

Balog A, Schmitz OJ (2013)
Predation Determines Different Selective Pressure on Pea Aphid Host Races in a Complex Agricultural Mosaic.
PLoS ONE 8(2): e55900. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0055900 (IF. 3,730).

Balog, A., and Schmitz OJ (2013)
Predation drives stable coexistance ratios between red and green pea aphid morphs.
Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26 ( 2013) 545–552 (IF. 3,479).

Balog, A., Mehrparvar M, Weisser WW (2013)
Polyphagous predatory rove beetles (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) induce winged morphs in the pea aphid Acyrthosiphon pisum.
European Journal of Entomology, 8(2), 153-157 (IF. 0,918).

Balog, A., Hartel T., Máthé I. & Urák I. (2012)
Carabid assemblages along a land use gradient in a Carpathian Mountain landscape.
North-Western Journal of Zoology, 8(2), 215-222 (IF. 0,747).

Balog, A., Ferencz, L. and Hartel, T. (2011):
Effects of Chitin and Contact Insecticide Complexes on the Abundance and Species Richness of Rove beetles (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) in Commercial Orchards.
Journal of Insect Science 2011; 11:93. doi: 10.1673/031.011.9301. (IF. 0,947).