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    • WAN, J., HUANG, C., LI, C., ZHOU, H., Ren, Y., LI, Z., XING, L., ZHANG, B., QIAO, X., LIU, B., LIU, C., XI, Y., LIU, W., WANG, W., QIAN, W., McKirdy, S., Wan, F., (2021), Biology, invasion and management of the agricultural invader: Fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Journal of Integrative Agriculture, 20, 3, pages 646 - 663.
    • Cook, D., Fraser, R., McKirdy, S., (2021), A benefitcost analysis of different response scenarios to COVID-19: A case study, Health Science Reports, , , .
    • Tajouri, L., Cruz Rodrigues de Campos, M., Olsen, M., Lohning, A., Jones, P., Moloney, S., Grimwood, K., Ugail, H., Mahboub, B., Alawar, H., McKirdy, S., Alghafri, R., (2021), The role of mobile phones as a possible pathway for pathogen movement A cross-sectional, microbial analysis, Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 43, , .
    • Olsen, M., Lohning, A., Cruz Rodrigues de Campos, M., Jones, P., McKirdy, S., Alghafri, R., Tajouri, L., (2021), A review of electrokinetic, ultrasonic and solution pulsing methods for mass transfer enhancement in in-situ processing, Scientific Reports, 170, , .
    • Olsen, M., Nassar, R., Senok, A., Albastaki, A., Leggett, J., Lohning, A., Cruz Rodrigues de Campos, M., Jones, P., McKirdy, S., Tajouri, L., Alghafri, R., (2021), A pilot metagenomic study reveals that community derived mobile phones are reservoirs of viable pathogenic microbes, Scientific Reports, 11, , .
    • Wan, J., Wang, R., Ren, Y., McKirdy, S., (2020), Potential Distribution and the Risks of Bactericera cockerelli and Its Associated Plant Pathogen Candidatus Liberibacter Solanacearum for Global Potato Production, Insects, 11, 5, pages 298 -.
    • Olsen, M., Cruz Rodrigues de Campos, M., Lohning, A., Jones, P., Legget, J., Bannach-Brown, A., McKirdy, S., Alghafri, R., Tajouri, L., (2020), Mobile phones represent a pathway for microbial transmission: A scoping review, Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 35, May-June 2020, pages 101704 -.
    • Coetzee, E., Du, X., Thomas, M., Ren, Y., McKirdy, S., (2020), In-transit fumigation of shipping containers with ethyl formate + nitrogen on road and continued journey on sea, Journal of Environmental Science and Health. Part B: Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes, 55, 9, pages 820 - 826.
    • McKirdy, S., O'Connor, S., Thomas, M., Horton, K., Williams, A., Hardie, D., Coupland, G., van der Merwe, J., (2019), Biosecurity risks posed by a large sea-going passenger vessel: challenges of terrestrial arthropod species detection and eradication, Scientific Reports, 57, 5, pages 842 - 853.
    • Fletcher, J., Gamliel, A., Gullino, M., McKirdy, S., Smith, G., Stack, J., (2019), A fresh look at graduate education in Plant Pathology in a changing world: global needs and perspectives, Journal of Plant Pathology, Online 9 March 2020, , pages -.
    • Coetzee, E., Newman, J., Coupland, G., Ren, Y., van der Merwe, J., McKirdy, S., (2019), Commercial trails evaluating the novel use of ethyl formate for in-transit fumigation of shipping containers, Journal of Environmental Science and Health. Part B: Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes, 54, 8, pages 717 - 727.
    • Mackie, A., Barbetti, M., Rodoni, B., McKirdy, S., Jones, R., (2019), Effects of a Potato Spindle Tuber Viroid Tomato Strain on the Symptoms, Biomass, and Yields of Classical Indicator and Currently Grown Potato and Tomato Cultivars, Plant Disease: an international journal of applied plant pathology, 103, 12, pages 3009 - 3017.
    • Dias, P., Gilg, M., Lukehurst, S., Kennington, J., Huhn, M., Madduppa, H., McKirdy, S., deLestang, P., Teo, S., Lee, S., McDonald, J., (2018), Genetic diversity of a hitchhiker and prized food source in the Anthropocene: the Asian green mussel Perna viridis (Mollusca, Mytilidae), Biological Invasions, , , pages 1 - 22.
    • McDonald, J., Teo, S., Chen, S., Coupland, G., McKirdy, S., deLestang, P., van der Merwe, J., (2018), It is all in the looks: a rapid field-based visual assessment tool for evaluating the spawning likelihood of the Asian green mussel, Perna viridis (Linnaeus, 1758), Management of Biological Invasions, 9, 2, pages 91 - 99.
    • Scott, J., McKirdy, S., van der Merwe, J., Green, R., Burbidge, A., Pickles, G., Hardie, D., Morris, K., Kendrick, P., Thomas, M., Horton, K., O'Connor, S., Downs, J., Stoklosa, R., Lagdon, R., Marks, B., Nairn, M., Mengerson, K., (2017), Zero-tolerance biosecurity protects high-conservation-value island nature reserve, Scientific Reports, 7, 1, pages -.
    • Thomas, M., Gunawardene, N., Horton, K., Williams, A., O'Connor, S., McKirdy, S., van der Merwe, J., (2017), Many eyes on the ground: citizen science is an effective early detection tool for biosecurity, Biological Invasions, 19, 9, pages 2751 - 2765.
    • Dias, P., Fotedar, S., Munoz, J., Hewitt, M., Lukehurst, S., Hourston, M., Wellington, C., Duggan, R., Bridgwood, S., Massam, M., Aitken, V., deLestang, P., McKirdy, S., Willan, R., Kirkendale, L., Giannetta, J., Corsini-Foka, M., Pothove, S., Gower, F., Viard, F., Buschbaum, C., Scarlcella, G., Strafella, P., Bishop, M., Sullivan, T., Buttino, I., Madduppa, H., Huhn, M., Zabin, C., Bacela-Spychalska, K., W?cik-Fudalewska, D., Markert, A., Maximov, A., Kautsky, L., Jaspers, C., Kotta, J., Parnoja, M., Robledo, D., Tsiamis, K., Kupper, F., Zuljevic, A., McDonald, J., Snow, M., (2017), Establishment of a taxonomic and molecular reference collection to support the identification of species regulated by the Western Australian Prevention List for Introduced Marine Pests, Management of Biological Invasions, 8, 2, pages 215 - 225.
    • Mackie, A., Rodoni, B., Barbetti, M., McKirdy, S., Jones, R., (2016), Potato spindle tuber viroid: alternative host reservoirs and strain found in a remote subtropical irrigation area, European Journal of Plant Pathology, 145, 2, pages 433 - 446.
    • Dias, P., Rocha, R., Godwin, S., Tovar-Hernandez, M., Delahoz, M., McKirdy, S., De Lestang, P., McDonald, J., Snow, M., (2016), Investigating the cryptogenic status of the sea squirt Didemnum perlucidum (Tunicata, Ascidiacea) in Australia based on a molecular study of its global distribution, Aquatic Invasions, 11, 3, pages 239 - 245.