Jeremy McNeilWestern Science

Recent Theses

Privit Sphinx Larva


McClure, Melanie. 2006. Effect of abiotic and biotic factors on pheromone mediated mating in the aphid parasitoid, Aphidius ervi. (Ph. D. candidate at Concordia, now PDF in France).

Anthonypillai, Jayaranjan. 2007. Effect of abiotic conditions on flight and lipid utilization in the armyworm, Pseudaletia unipuncta. (Consultant with start up bio-tech company in California)

Lagace, David. 2007. Effect of period on the reproductive biology of the monarch butterfly, Danaus plexippus. (High school science teacher)

Lopez, Vania. 2007. Effects of crowding and abiotic conditions on the fluctuating asymmetry in male armyworm moths. (High school science teacher)

Bouchard, Anne-Marie. 2008. Invasion des populations de lis indigenes (Lilium canadense and L. philadelphicum) par le criocere du lis (Lilioceris lilii). (Research assistant.)

Chen, Qi Xiu. 2009.Fluctuating asymmetry in hairpencil pheromones and male mating success in the armyworm, Pseudaletia unipuncta (Started private family business)

Hurley, Jessica. 2009. The importance of primary host plant volatiles in the reproductive biology of the potato aphid, Macrosiphum euphorbiae.(Agro-consultant for Cargill Seeds)

Lam, Felix. 2011. Distribution of octopamine/tyramine receptors in three lepidopteran larvae (Co-directed with C. Donly at Ag Canada). (Working with a Biotech Company in Toronto)

Alexander, Marie. 2011. Courtship behaviour of Macrosiphum euphorbiae, as well as the effects of host plant volatiles and wind speed on the upwind movement of males. (English teacher in Korea)

Marinas, Angela. 2011. Pseudaletia unipuncta (Haworth) reared under laboratory and field conditions. (currently Ph.D. student at Western University).

Farhan, J. 2013. The effect of biotic and abiotic conditions on the responsiveness of Western bean cutworm males to the female sex pheromone (looking for employment)

Konopka, Joanna. 2013. The effect of biotic and abiotic conditions on the emission of sex pheromone by western bean cutworm females (starting a Ph.D at Western)


Brown, Adam.  2005. Pollination ecology in cloudberry and cranberry. (Teaching professor, Biology at the University of Ottawa)

Marcotte, Mireille. 2005. Pheromone ecophysiology in the spruce budworm (co-director J. Delisle). (Canadian Food Inspection Agency)

Wingsanoi, Anothai.  2013. The performance of the Malaysian fruit fly on different varieties of pepper. (Now a lecturer at Rajamangala University of Technology Issan). (co-director)