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Researcher: Westmore, GC (Mr Guy Westmore)

Fields of Research

Plant Pathology
Agronomy
Horticultural Crop Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)
Crop and Pasture Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)
Crop and Pasture Production

Research Objectives

Vegetables
Industrial Crops
Horticultural Crops
Plant Extract Crops (e.g. Pyrethrum, Jojoba)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Colour preference and potato cultivar oviposition choice by onion thrips, Thrips tabaci (Thysanoptera: Thripidae); Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology
Enhancing resistance to common scab by somaclonal selection and to tomato spotted wilt virus through marker development; 4th Australasian Soilborne Diseases Symposiu
Enhancing resistance to common scab by somaclonal selection and to tomato spotted wilt virus through marker development; World Potato Congress, USA
Genetic and host-associated differentiation within Thrips tabaci Lindeman (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) and its links to Tomato spotted wilt virus-vector competence; Heredity
Genetic variability within Australian onion thrips (Thrips tabaci Lindeman) populations and association with TSWV vector capacity
Increasing seed yield in Papaver somniferum L. with the use of honey bees (Apis mellifera L.); 18th Australian Agronomy Conference 2017
Increasing Seed Yield in Poppies; Annual Research Update - Tasmanian Alkaloids
Increasing Seed Yield in Poppies
Increasing seed yield in poppies - phase 2
Receiver Operating Characteristic curve analysis determines association of individual potato foliage volatiles with onion thrips preference, cultivar and plant age; PLoS ONE
Resistance to the thrips vectors of Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) in potato; Journal of Insect Science
Thrips vectors and resistance to Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus (TSMV) in potato
Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) in potato: epidemiology and host resistance
Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) vector thrips preference and oviposition performance in potato
Variable transmission of Tomato spotted wilt virus by differing Australian populations of onion thrips (Thrips tabaci)

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision