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Botany Laboratory

Dr. Genevieve Walden

Senior Plant Systematist (Genevieve's webpage)

  1. Boraginales Working Group (F. Luebert, L. Cecchi, M. W. Frohlich, M. Gottschling, C. M. Guilliams, K. E. Hasenstab-Lehman, H. H. Hilger, J. S. Miller, M. Mittelbach, M. Nazaire, M. Nepi, D. Nocentini, D. Ober, R. G. Olmstead, F. Selvi, M. G. Simpson, K. Sutorý, B. Valdés, G. K. Walden, M. Weigend). 2016. Familial classification of the Boraginales. Taxon 65(3):502–522.
  2. Hoffmann, M., G.K. Walden, H.H. Hilger, and M. Weigend. 2016. Hydrophyllaceae Pp 221–238 in J. W. Kadereit and V. Bittrich (eds.), Flowering Plants. Eudicots. Aquifoliales, Boraginales, Bruniales, Dipsacales, Escalloniales, Garryales, Paracryphiales, Solanales (except Convolvulaceae), Icacinaceae, Metteniusaceae, Vahliaceae. The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants, Vol. 14. Springer Verlag, Berlin.
  3. Walden, G. K. 2016. Typifications in Phacelia sect. Baretiana (Hydrophyllaceae). Phytoneuron 2016-27: 1–4. [7 April 2016]
  4. Rapacciuolo, G., S. P. Maher, A. C. Schneider, T. T. Hammond, M. D. Jabis, R. E. Walsh, K. J. Iknayan, G. K. Walden, M. F. Oldfather, D. D. Ackerly, and S. R. Beissinger. 2014. Beyond a warming fingerprint: individualistic biogeographic responses to heterogeneous climate change in California. Global Change Biology: 20(9):2841–2855.
  5. Walden, G. K., L. M. Garrison, G. S. Spicer, F. W. Cipriano, and R. Patterson. 2014. Phylogenies and chromosome evolution of Phacelia (Boraginaceae: Hydrophylloideae) inferred from nuclear ribosomal and chloroplast sequence data. Madroño 61(1):16–47.
  6. Walden, G. K., R. Patterson, and R. Halse. 2014. Phacelia and Howellanthus, Revision 1. Wigandia and Hydrophyllum. Revision 2, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.), Jepson eFlora.
  7. Walden, G. K., and R. Patterson. 2012. Nomenclature of subdivisions in Phacelia (Boraginaceae). Madroño 59(4):211–222.
  8. Walden, G. K., and R. Patterson. 2011. Nomenclatural kankedorts in Phacelia (Boraginaceae). Madroño 58(4): 268–273.
  9. Walden, G. K., and R. Patterson. 2010. Howellanthus dalesianus, recognition of a new genus and species in tribe Phacelieae (Boraginaceae). Madroño 57 (4):268–273.
  10. Dean, E. A., G. K. Walden, and S. L. Thrasher. 2007. Lycianthes pringlei (Solanaceae), a rarely collected shrub of western México. Brittonia 59 (1):49–53.

Entomology Laboratory

Dr. Andy Cline

Senior Environmental Scientist (Supervisor) (Andy's webpage)

  1. Cline, A.R. & E.A. Backus. 2000. “Form and Function of Insect Wings. The Evolution of Biological Structures.” by D.L. Grodnitsky. Journal of Insect Behavior 12:865-867. (Book Review)
  2. Cline, A.R., F.W. Shockley, & B. Puttler. 2002. Description of surface swimming by Hypera eximia (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): behavioral, morphological, and phylogenetic implications. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95:637-645.
  3. Cline, A.R. & E.A. Backus. 2002. Correlations among AC electronic monitoring waveforms, body postures, and stylet penetration behaviors of Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae). Environmental Entomology 31:538-549.
  4. Kirejtshuk, A.G. & A.R. Cline. 2003. Pleoronia tuberculata Kirejtshuk and Cline sp. n. and Stenoronia librodoriformis Kirejtshuk and Cline sp. n. In Kirejtshuk, A.G. Four new genera of the Soronia complex (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) from Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and tropical America with notes on composition of the complex and description of new species from Southern Hemisphere. Russian Entomological Journal 12:239-256.
  5. Cline, A.R.2003. New distribution records for Pocadius basalis Schaeffer (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Nitidulinae) from the Southwestern United States. The Coleopterists Bulletin 57:390.
  6. Cline, A.R. 2004. “Erotylidae (Insecta: Coleoptera: Cucujoidea): Phylogeny and Review. 47.” by R.A.B. Leschen. The Coleopterists Bulletin 58:600-601. (Book Review)
  7. Shockley, F.W. & A.R. Cline. 2004. A Contribution to the Inventory of Coleoptera from Missouri: Records from Benton County. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 77:280-284.
  8. Ewing, C.P. & A.R. Cline. 2004. New records and taxonomic updates for adventive sap beetles (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) in Hawaii. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers, Records of the Hawaii Biological Survey, Part 2: Notes 79:40-45.
  9. Cline, A.R. & C.E. Carlton. 2004. Two new species of Epuraea (Orthopeplus) (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) from Mexico. The Coleopterists Bulletin 58:261-270.
  10. Cline, A.R. & C.E. Carlton. 2004. Review of Lasiodactylus Perty (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) with description of three new species from the Neotropics. The Coleopterists Bulletin 58: 355-368.
  11. Cline, A.R. 2004. New state records for two species of Thalycra Erichson (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) with notes on species sympatry. The Coleopterists Bulletin 58:137-138.
  12. Cline, A.R. 2004. A new sap beetle (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) to the United States with a revised key to the Camptodes Erichson occurring in America North of Mexico. Insecta Mundi 17:101-102.
  13. Cline, A.R. 2004. A new species of Psilotus Fischer vonWaldheim (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) from Peru, with new distribution records for other Psilotus species. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 106:890-898.
  14. Ewing, C.P & A.R. Cline. 2005. Key to Adventive Sap Beetles (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) in Hawaii, with Notes on Records and Habits. The Coleopterists Bulletin 59:167-183.
  15. Cline, A.R. & R.A.B. Leschen. 2005. Coleoptera associated with the Oyster Mushroom, Pleurotus ostreatus Fries, in North America. Southeastern Naturalist 4:409-420.
  16. Majka, C.G. & A.R. Cline. 2006. New Records of Corylophidae (Coleoptera) from the Maritime Provinces of Canada. The Coleopterists Bulletin 60:105-111.
  17. Majka, C.G. & A.R. Cline. 2006. Nitidulidae and Kateretidae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea) of the Maritime Provinces of Canada. I. New Records from Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. The Canadian Entomologist 138:314-332.
  18. Cline, A.R. 2006. "Contributions to Systematics and Biology of Beetles: Papers Celebrating the 80th Birthday of Igor Konstantinovich Lopatin." Edited by Konstantinov, A., A. Tishechkin, and L. Penev. The Coleopterists Bulletin 60:144. (Book Review)
  19. Cline, A.R. 2006. “Beetles of the Czech and Slovak Republics.” by K. Hůrka. The Coleopterists Bulletin 60:242. (Book Review)
  20. Cline, A.R. 2006. “The Beetle Fauna of Rhode Island.” by D. Sikes. The Coleopterists Bulletin 60:304-305. (Book Review)
  21. Cline, A.R. 2006. Commentary on priority of the family-group name Kateretidae Erichson (Cucujoidea). The Coleopterists Bulletin 60:271-272.
  22. Medianero, E., G. Castaño-Meneses, A. Tishechkin, Y. Basset, H. Barrios, F. Ødegaard, A.R. Cline, J. Bail, & L. Cizek. 2007. Influence of local illumination and plant composition on the spatial and seasonal distribution of litter-dwelling arthropods in a tropical rainforest. Pedobiologia 51:131-145.
  23. Cline, A.R. 2007. “Field Guide to Beetles of California.” By A.V. Evans and J.N. Hogue. The Coleopterists Bulletin 61:476-477. (Book Review)
  24. Cline, A.R. 2007. A New Species of Thalycra Erichson, 1843 (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) from Baja California, Mexico with commentary on the genus. The Pan-Pacific Entomologist 83:161-170.
  25. Backus, E.A., A.R. Cline, M.S. Serrano, & M.R. Ellerseick. 2007. Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera: Miridae) feeding on cotton: New methods and parameters for analysis of non-sequential electrical penetration graph data. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 100: 296-310.
  26. Tishechkin, A.K. & A.R. Cline. 2008. The beetle (Coleoptera) fauna of pocket gopher burrows in Louisiana. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 110:331-339.
  27. Ellis, J.D., K.S. Delaplane, A.R. Cline, & J.V. McHugh. 2008. The association of multiple sap beetle species (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) with western honeybee (Apis mellifera)colonies in North America. Journal of Apicultural Research 47(3):188-189.
  28. Majka, C.G., R. Webster & A.R. Cline. 2008. New Records of Nitidulidae and Kateretidae (Coleoptera) from New Brunswick, Canada. Zookeys 2:337-356.
  29. Cline, A.R. 2008. Revision of the Sap Beetle Genus Pocadius Erichson, 1843 (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Nitidulinae). Zootaxa 1799:1-120.
  30. Cline, A.R., M.A. Ivie, C.L. Bellamy, & J. Scher. 2008. Wood Boring Beetles of the World: Wood Boring Beetle Families, Lucid v. 3.4. USDA/APHIS/PPQ Center for Plant Health Science and Technology, California Department of Food and Agriculture, and Montana State University.
  31. Audisio P., Kirk-Spriggs A.H., Cline A.R., Trizzino M., Antonini G., Mancini E. and DeBiase A. 2008. A new genus of pollen-beetle from South Africa (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae), with discussion of the generic classification of the subfamily Meligethinae. Insect Systematics and Evolution 39:419-430.
  32. Audisio, P., A. De Biase, A.H. Kirk‑Spriggs, A.R. Cline, M. Trizzino, G. Antonini & E. Mancini. 2008. Molecular biogeography of Mediterranean and southern African disjunctions as exemplified by pollen beetles of the Meligethes planiusculus species-group and related taxa (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae; Meligethinae). Biogeographia 29:45-65.
  33. Cline, A.R. 2009. A new sap beetle (Nitidulidae: Nitidulinae) genus from the Neotropics, with commentary on the Pocadius generic complex. Zootaxa 2237: 34-42.
  34. Shockley, F.W. & A.R. Cline.  2009.  Discolomatidae Horn 1878. Discolomatid beetles, Discolomid beetles, Mexican hat beetles. In The Tree of Life Web Project.
  35. Audisio, P., Cline, A.R., Lamanna, F., Trizzino, M., Antonini, G., Mancini, E., & DeBiase, A. 2009. Revision of the Southern African Pollen Beetle Genus Anthystrix (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Meligethinae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 102(6):998- 1012.
  36. Audisio, P., A.R. Cline, A. De Biase, G. Antonini, E. Mancini, M. Trizzino, L. Costantini, S. Strika, F. Lamanna, and P. Ceretti. 2009. Preliminary re-examination of genus-level taxonomy of the pollen beetle subfamily Meligethinae (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 49(2):341-504.
  37. Lawrence, J.F., S.A. Slipinski, & A.R. Cline. 2010. Corylophidae LeConte, 1852. Pp. 472-481. In Leschen, R.A.B., R.G. Beutel, & J.F. Lawrence (eds.) Handbook of Zoology. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Coleoptera, Beetles. 786pp.
  38. Jelínek, J., C.E. Carlton, A.R. Cline, & R.A.B. Leschen. 2010. Nitidulidae Latrielle, 1802. Pp. 390-407. In Leschen, R.A.B., R.G. Beutel, & J.F. Lawrence (eds.) Handbook of Zoology. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Coleoptera, Beetles. 786pp.
  39. Jelínek, J. & A.R. Cline. Kateretidae Erichson in Agassiz, 1846. Pp. 386-390. In Leschen, R.A.B., R.G. Beutel, & J.F. Lawrence (eds.) Handbook of Zoology. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Coleoptera, Beetles. 786pp.
  40. Cline, A.R. & S.A. Ślipiński. 2010. Discolomatidae Horn, 1878. Pp. 435-442. In Leschen, R.A.B., R.G. Beutel, & J.F. Lawrence (eds.) Handbook of Zoology. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Coleoptera, Beetles. 786pp.
  41. Cline, A.R. & F.W. Shockley. 2010. Biphyllidae LeConte, 1861. Pp. 306-311. In Leschen, R.A.B., R.G. Beutel, & J.F. Lawrence (eds.) Handbook of Zoology. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Coleoptera, Beetles. 786pp.
  42. Cline, A.R., M.A. Goodrich & R.A.B. Leschen. 2010. Byturidae Jacquelin duVal, 1858. Pp. 286- 292. In Leschen, R.A.B., R.G. Beutel, & J.F. Lawrence (eds.) Handbook of Zoology. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Coleoptera, Beetles. 786pp.
  43. Cline, A.R. 2010. Smicripidae Horn 1879. Pp. 407-411. In Leschen, R.A.B., R.G. Beutel, & J.F. Lawrence (eds.) Handbook of Zoology. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Coleoptera, Beetles. 786pp.
  44. Cline, A.R. & J.V. McHugh. 2010. New Generic Synonymy in Biphyllidae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea), with a Checklist of Anchorius Casey 1900. The Coleopterists Bulletin 64:98-99.
  45. Cline, A.R. & P. Audisio. 2010. Revision of the New World Short-Winged Flower Beetles (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea: Kateretidae). Part I. Generic Review and Revision of Anthonaeus Horn, 1879. The Coleopterists Bulletin 64: 173-186.
  46. Cline, A.R. and P. Audisio. 2011. Epuraea (Haptoncus) ocularis Fairmaire (Coleotpera: Nitidulidae) recently found in the U.S.A., with comments on Nearctic members of Epuraea Erichson. The Coleopterists Bulletin 65: 24-26.
  47. Anderson, R.S. & A.R. Cline. 2011. Magdalis barbicornis (Latrielle) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Mesoptilinae) in California, U.S.A. The Coleopterists Bulletin 65: 80-81.
  48. Cline, A.R. & J.P. Huether. 2011. Revision of the blister beetle genus Tricrania LeConte, 1860 (Coleoptera: Meloidae: Nemognathinae). Zootaxa 2832: 1-43.
  49. Shockley, F.W., & A.R. Cline. 2011. Biphyllidae LeConte 1861. False skin beetles, Biphyllid beetles. In The Tree of Life Web Project.
  50. Audisio, P., A.R. Cline, E. Mancini, M. Trizzino, S.S. Avgin, and A. DeBiase. 2011. Four new Palaearctic Brassicogethes (Coleoptera, Nitidulidae, Meligethinae), and phylogenetic inference of the B. coracinus group. Rendiconti Lincei: Scienze Fisiche e Naturali.
  51. Audisio, P., A.R. Cline, E. Mancini, M. Trizzino, F. Lamana, & G. Antonini. 2011. A new species of southern African pollen beetle and discussion of the taxonomic position of Jelinekigethes Audisio & Cline, 2009 (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Meligethinae). Zootaxa 2909: 47-56.
  52. Audisio, P., J. Jelinek, A.R. Cline, E. Mancini, M. Trizzino, P. Cerretti, & G. Antonini. 2011. Description and taxonomic position of a new genus and species of southern African pollen beetle (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Meligethinae). Zootaxa 2927: 49-56.
  53. Cline, A.R. 2011 “Checklist of the Beetles of Maine, USA.” by C.G. Majka, D.S. Chandler, C.P. Donahue K. Hůrka. The Coleopterists Bulletin 65: 364-365. (Book Review)
  54. Avgin, S.S., D. Magri, G. Antonini, E. Mancini, A. Lasoń, A.R. Cline & P. Audisio. 2012. Review of the cedar forest-associated Epuraea latipes species group (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Epuraeinae), with description of a new species from southern Turkey. Entomologica Fennica 23:49-62.
  55. Cline, A.R. & F.W. Shockley. 2012. A new species of Fallia Sharp (Coleoptera: Discolomatidae) from the West Indies, with a checklist of World Fallia.  The Coleopterists Bulletin 66:93-99.
  56. Cline, A.R. & S.A. Kinnee. 2012. A new species of sap beetle (Coleotpera: Nitidulidae) from Baja California Sur, Mexico, with a review of the genus Lobiopa Erichson, 1843. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 88:202-211.
  57. DeBiase, A., G. Antonini, E. Mancini, M. Trizzino,  A. Cline, &  P. Audisio. 2012. Discordant patterns in the genetic, ecological, and morphological diversification of a recently radiated phytophagous beetle clade (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Meligethinae). Rendiconti Lincei Scienze Fisiche E Naturali 23:207-215.
  58. McCoshum, S.W., M.S. Caterino, & A.R. Cline. 2012. Introduction of Sap Beetles (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) on Santa Catalina Island, California, USA. The Coleopterists Bulletin 66: 347-350.
  59. Cline, A.R. & P.E. Skelley. 2013. Discovery of new species and country records for the North American sap beetle fauna (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae). Zootaxa 3683(2)101-116.
  60. Cline, A.R., B. Villegas, C.O’Brien, & M. Pitcairn. 2013. The Status of Euhrychiopsis lecontei (Dietz) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in California, with Notes on Other Weevils Associated with Milfoil. The Coleopterists Bulletin 67: 75-80.
  61. Cline, A.R., P.E. Skelley, & P. Audisio. 2013. Morphology and life history of Brachypeplus glaber LeConte (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae), with a discussion of multiple life stage data for phylogenetic analyses. Zootaxa 3734(2): 259-272.
  62. Jenkins, D.A., A.R. Cline, B. Irish, & R. Goenaga. 2013. Attraction of pollinators to atemoya (Magnoliales: Annonaceae) in Puerto Rico: A synergistic approach using multiple nitidulid lures. Journal of Economic Entomology 106: 305-310.
  63. Marini, F., F. Muteinelli, F. Montarsi, A.R. Cline, E. Gatti, & P. Audisio. 2013. First report in Italy of the dusky sap beetle, Carpophilus lugubris Murray, a new potential pest for Europe. Journal of Pest Science 86: 157-160.
  64. Audisio, P., A.R. Cline, E. Solano, E. Mancini, F. Lamanna, G. Antonini, & M. Trizzino. 2014. A peculiar new genus and species of pollen-beetle (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) from eastern Africa, with a molecular phylogeny of related Meligethinae. Systematics and Biodiversity 12(1): 77-91.
  65. Audisio, P., F. Marini, F. Mutinelli, F. Montarsi, E. Gatti, & A.R. Cline. 2014. A scientific note on rapid host shift of the invasive dusky sap-beetle (Carpophilus lugubris) in Italian beehives: new commensal or potential threat for European apiculture? Apidologie 45: 464-466.
  66. Cline, A.R., P.E. Skelley, S.A. Kinnee, S. Rooney-Latham, & P. Audisio. 2014. Multi-trophic interactions between a sap beetle, Sabal palm, scale insect, fungi, and yeast, as well as discovery of a compound with antifungal properties. PLOS-One 9(2): 1-12.
  67. Cline, A.R., T. Smith, K. Miller, M. Moulton, M. Whiting, & P. Audisio. 2014. Molecular phylogeny of Nitidulidae: assessment of subfamilial and tribal classifications, and formalization of the family Cybocephalidae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea). Systematic Entomology 39: 758-772.
  68. Navarette-Heredia, J.L., S. Zaragoza-Caballero, A.R. Cline, A. Burgos-Solorio, & M. Vásquez-Bolaños. 2014. Coleópteres Necrócolos. Pp. 71-84. In Guerrero, S., J.L. Navarette-Heredia, and S.H. Contreras Rodriguez (Coordinators) Biodiversidad del Estero El Salado. Primera edícíon, 2014. Universidad de Gaudalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico. ISBN 978-607-7420-93-4.
  69. Touroult, J., A. Asenjo, A. Ballerio, P. Batista Dos Santos, O. Boily, S. Boucher, F. Cassola, J. Chassain, A. Cline, R. Constantin, G. Curletti, P. Dalens, N. Degallier, C. Dheurle, T. Erwin, F. Feer, C. Fediuk De Castro-Guedes, C. Flechtemann, D. Gonzales, G.T. Gustafson, A. Herrmann, M. Jameson, P. Leblanc, D. Lohez, A. Mantilleri, L. Massutti De Almeida, M. A. Moron Rios, I. Paulmier, Y. Ponchel, P. Queney, S. Rojkoff, J. Rheinheimer, C.S. Ribeiro, F. Wachtel, J. Yvinec, I. Witte, & S. Brule. 2014. Combien y-a-t-il d'espèces de Coléoptères en Guyane? Une première analyse du référentiel TAXREF. ACOREP-France : Coleopteres de Guyane. Tome VIII. 2014:3-18.
  70. Westcott, R.L., S. Bily, A.R. Cline, S.D. Gaimari, H. Hespenheide, T.C. MacRae, M.G. Volkovitsh, S.G. Wellso, & G. Williams. 2014. ‘In Memoriam. Charles Lawrence Bellamy.’ The Coleopterists Bulletin 68: 1-13.
  71. Audisio, P., A.R. Cline, M. Trizzino, E. Mancini, G. Antonini, & P. Cerretti. 2015. Revision of the African pollen beetle genera Tarchonanthogethes and Xenostrongylogethes, with insect-host plant relationships and cladistic analysis of the Anthystrix genus-complex (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Meligethinae). Zootaxa 3920(1): 101-152.
  72. Audisio, P., P. Scaramozzino, S. Sabatelli, E. Mancini, & A.R. Cline. 2015. Carpophilus zeaphilus, a new sap beetle species acclimatized in Italy (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae). Fragmenta Entomologica 47(1): 33-35.
  73. Cline, A.R., G. Powell, & P. Audisio. 2015. Beetles (Coleoptera) of Peru: A survey of families. Nitidulidae. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 88(2): 217-220.
  74. Jenkins, D.A., C. Millan-Hernandez, A.R. Cline, T. McElrath, & R. Goenaga. 2015. Attraction of pollinators to atemoya (Annona squamosa x Annona cherimola) in Puerto Rico using commercial lures and food attractants. Journal of Economic Entomology 1-7(2015); DOI: 10.1093/jee/tov136.
  75. Mancini, E., A. DeBiase, A.R. Cline, G. Antonini, M. Trizzino, T. Clayhills, S. Sabatelli, P. Cerretti, & P. Audisio. 2015. Morphological, genetic and host-plant diversification in pollen-beetles of the Brassicogethes coracinus group (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Meligethinae). Rendiconti Lincei (23 November 2015): 1-19.
  76. Powell, G., A.R. Cline, & P. Audisio. 2015. A checklist of the Nitidulidae of Brazil. In Catálogo Taxonômico da Fauna do Brasil.
  77. Clayhills, T., P. Audisio, A.R. Cline, E. Mancini, M. Trizzino, & S. Sabatelli. 2016. Unraveling cryptic species diversity in an aposematic sap beetle genus (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Cryptarchinae) from northern Europe. Insect Systematics and Evolution. DOI: 10.1163/1876312X-47022137

Dr. Marc E. Epstein

Senior Insect Biosystematist (Marc's webpage)

  1. Epstein, M.E. 2016. Moths, Myths, & Mosquitoes: The Eccentric Life of Harrison G. Dyar, Jr. Oxford University Press, 360 pages.
  2. Zaspel, J., S.J. Weller & M.E. Epstein. 2015. Origin of the hungry caterpillar: Evolution of fasting in slug moths (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Limacodidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 94: 827–832.
  3. Epstein, M.E., W.D. Duckworth, W. Taft, and T. Seeno. 2015. Thomas Drake Eichlin (1938–2013). Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society. 69(3): 238–240.
  4. Epstein, M.E., S.J. Weller, R.D. Moon, W.D. Hutchinson, W.J. Mattson, I.V. MacRae, and T.M. Gilligan. 2013. William E. Miller (1930-2013). Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society. 67(3): 234-239.
  5. Kaila, L., M. E. Epstein, M. Heikkila, and M. Mutanen. 2013. The assignment of Prodidactidae to Hyblaeoidea, with remarks on Thyridoidea (Lepidoptera) ISSN 1175-5326 (print edition) ISSN 1175-5334 (online edition) Zootaxa 3682 (3): 485–494.
  6. Gilligan, T.M. and M.E. Epstein. 2012. TortAI: Tortricids of Agricultural Importance to the United States (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Identification Technology Program (ITP), USDA/APHIS/PPQ/CPHST, Fort Collins, CO. CD-ROM.
  7. Nieukerken, Erik J. van, L. Kaila, I.J. Kitching, N.P. Kristensen, D.C. Lees, J. Minet, C. Mitter, M. Mutanen, J.C. Regier, T.J. Simonsen, N. Wahlberg, S.-H.Yen, R. Zahiri, D. Adamski, J. Baixeras, D. Bartsch, B.Å. Bengtsson, J.W. Brown, S.R. Bucheli, D.R. Davis, J. De Prins, W. De Prins, M.E. Epstein, P. Gentili-Poole, C. Gielis, P. Hättenschwiler, A. Hausmann, J.D. Holloway, A. Kallies, O. Karsholt, A.Y. Kawahara, S. (J.C.) Koster, M.V. Kozlov, J.D. Lafontaine, G. Lamas, J-F. Landry, S. Lee, M. Nuss, K-T. Park, C. Penz, J. Rota, A. Schintlmeister, B.C. Schmidt, J.-C. Sohn, M.A. Solis, G.M. Tarmann, A.D. Warren, S. Weller, R.V. Yakovlev, V.V. Zolotuhin, A. Zwick. 2011. Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. Zootaxa 3148: 212–221.
  8. Gandhi, K.J.K., M.E. Epstein, J. J. Koehle, and F. F. Purrington. 2011. A quarter of a century turnover of beetle assemblages in remnant habitats within urban areas in central Minnesota. ZooKeys. 147: 667–689.
  9. Murphy, S.T., J.T. Lill, and M.E. Epstein. 2011. Natural history of limacodid moths (Zygaenoidea) in the environs of Washington, D.C. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society. 65(3): 137–152
  10. Gilligan, T.L., M.E. Epstein, and K.M. Hoffman. 2011. Discovery of false codling moth, Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick), in California (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 113(4): 426-435.
  11. Barr, N.B., R.A. Ledezma, R.E. Farris, M.E. Epstein, and T.M. Gilligan. 2011. A multiplex real-time PCR assay to diagnose the light brown apple moth, Epiphyas postvittana (Walker)(Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Economic Entomology. J Econ Entomol. 104(5):1706-19.
  12. Gilligan, T.M., M.E. Epstein, S.C. Passoa, J.A. Powell, and J.W. Brown. 2011. Discovery of Lobesia botrana [(Denis & Schiffermuller)] in California: an invasive species new to North America (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington.  113(1): 14-30.
  13. Brown, J.W., M.E. Epstein, T.M. Gilligan, S.C. Passoa, and J.A. Powell. 2010. Biology, identification, and history of the light brown apple moth, Epiphyas postvittana (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Archipini) in California.  American Entomologist 56(1): 34-43.
  14. Epstein, M.E. and J.K. Adams. 2009.   Zygaenoidea  (pp. 160-165) in Moths of Western North America by J.A. Powell and P. A. Opler. U.C. Press, Berkeley, Los Angeles & London, 369 p.
  15. Barr, N. B.,  L. A. Ledezma, J. D. Vasquez, M. Epstein, P. H. Kerr,  S. Kinnee, O. Sage, and T. M. Gilligan.  2009.  Molecular Identification of the Light Brown Apple Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in California Using a Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay of the Internal Transcribed Spacer 2 Locus. J. Econ. Entomol. 102(6): 2333-2342.
  16. Regier, J. C., A. Zwick, M. P. Cummings, A. Y. Kawahara, S. Cho, S. Weller, A. R., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown, C. Parr, D. R. Davis, M. Epstein, W. Hallwachs, A. Hausmann, D.H. Janzen, I. J. Kitching, M. A. Solis, Shen-Horn Yen, A. L. Bazinet and C. Mitter. 2009.  Toward reconstructing the evolution of advanced moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia): an initial molecular study. BioMed Central  Evolutionary Biology 2009, 9:280 (21 pp).
  17. Gilligan, T.M. and M.E. Epstein. 2009. LBAM ID: Tools for diagnosing light brown apple moth and related western U.S. leafrollers (Tortricidae: Archipini) [CD-ROM]. USDA-APHIS.
  18. Janzen, D. H., W. Hallwachs, P. Blandin, J. M. Burns, J.-M. Cadiou, I. Chacon, T. Dapkey, A. R. Deans, M. E. Epstein, B. Espinoza, J. G. Franclemont, W. A. Haber, M. Hajibabaei, J.P.W. Hall, P.D.N. Hebert, I.D. Gauld, D.J. Harvey, A. Hausmann, I.J. Kitching, D. LaFontaine, J.F-Landry, C. Lemaire, J.Y. Miller, J. S. Miller, L. Miller, S.E. Miller, J. Montero, E. Munroe, S. R. Green, S. Ratnasingham, J. E. Rawlins, R. K. Robbins, J. J. Rodriguez, R. Rougerie, M. J. Sharkey, M. A. Smith, M. A. Solis, J. B. Sullivan, P. Thiaucourt, D.B. Wahl, S.J. Weller, J. B. Whitfield, K. R. Willmott, D. M. Wood, N. E. Woodley & J. J. Wilson. 2009. Integration of DNA barcoding into an ongoing inventory of tropical complex biodiversity. Molecular Ecology Resources 9 (supplement 1): 1-26. (pdf)
  19. Brown, J.W., M.E. Epstein, K. Vann, R.A.Watkins, S.M. Bahr, II, and E. Kolski. 2008. An overview of the Lepidoptera (Insecta) of Plummers Island, Maryland.  Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington. 15: 65-74.
  20. Nagamine, W. & M.E. Epstein. 2007. The chronicles of Darna pallivitta (Lepidoptera: Limacodidae): biology and larval morphology of a new pest in Hawaii. Pan-Pacific Entomologist. 83(2): 16 pp.
  21. Stüning, D., U. Buchsbaum, & M.E. Epstein. 2006. Amerikanische Limacodidae in Deutschland. Entomologische Zeitschrift – Stuttgart. 116(3): 135-138.
  22. Epstein, M.E. & J.F. Corrales. 2004. Twenty-five new species of Costa Rican Limacodidae (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea). Zootaxa. 701: 1-86.
  23. Brown, J.W., M.E. Epstein, & E.R. Day. 2004. First report of Pryeria sinica Moore (Lepidoptera: Zygaenidae) in North America. Proc. Ent. Soc. Washington. 106:239-242.
  24. Corrales, J.F. & M.E. Epstein. 2003. Revision of the Natada fusca complex and description of six new Neotropical species (Lepidoptera: Limacodidae). Rev. Biol. Trop. 51:445-462.
  25. Scheer, J., M. Epstein, & J. Drucker. 2003. Night Visions: The Secret Designs of Moths. Prestel Verlag. Munich. 119 pages.
  26. Epstein, M.E. & J.W. Brown. 2003. The early stages of the enigmatic Prodidactis mystica (Meyrick) (Lepidoptera: Prodidactidae) with comments on its new familial assignment. Zootaxa. 247:1-16.
  27. Epstein, M.E. 2002. Review of “Forest Moths,” by K.A. Efetov and G.M. Tarmann, Apollo Books. J. Lep. Soc.
  28. Deml, R. & M.E. Epstein. 2001. Hydroquinone and other secondary compounds in hairs of fire caterpillars (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea: Megalopygidae). Entomologia generalis. 25(2): 131-134.
  29. Deml, R. & M.E. Epstein. 2001. Illustration of a caterpillar of Megalopyginae (Lepidoptera: Megalopygidae) whose hairs contain antiseptic compounds. Nachr. Entomolo. Ver. Apollo, N.F. 22 (3): 187-189.
  30. Corrales, J.F. & M.E. Epstein. 2000. New species in the New World Natada complex (Lepidoptera: Limacodidae). Rev. Biol. Trop. 48:591-604.
  31. Epstein, M.E., Geertsema, H., Naumann, C.M. & G.M. Tarmann. 1998. The Zygaenoidea, pp 159-180, In Handbuch der Zoologie, a Natural History of the Phyla of the Animal Kingdom, Vol. IV, Arthropoda: Insecta, Part 35, Lepidoptera, Moths and Butterflies, Vol. 1: Evolution, Systematics, and Biogeography, ed. Niels P. Kristensen. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin and New York.
  32. Nelson, S.M. & M.E. Epstein. 1998. Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Superfamilies Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea) of Roxborough State Park, Colorado: baseline inventory, community attributes, and monitoring plan. Environmental Mgt. 22:287-295.
  33. Epstein, M.E. 1997. Biology of Dalcerides ingenita (Hy. Edwards)(Lepidoptera: Dalceridae). Tropical Lepidoptera, 8:48-59. 1997.
  34. Epstein, M.E. Parasa indetermina (Boisduval)(Lepidoptera: Limacodidae): a new host for Systropus macer Loew (Diptera: Bombyliidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 99:585-586.. 1995 (1997).
  35. Epstein, M.E. 1995 [1997] Locomotion and its evolution in caterpillars with a slug-like ventrum (The Limacodid Group: Zygaenoidea). J. Res. Lep. 34:14-20.
  36. Corrales, J.F. & M.E. Epstein. 1997. Review of Costa Rican Venadicodia Dyar, with descriptions of two new species and localities for V. ruthea Dyar (Lepidoptera: Limacodidae). Rev. Biologia Tropical. 45:1093-1105.
  37. Epstein, M.E. 1996. Revision and phylogeny of the limacodid group families, with evolutionary studies on slug caterpillars (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea) Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. Number 582, 102 pages, 409 figures.
  38. Epstein, M.E. 1996. A new name and generic placement for the misidentified type species of Epiclea Dyar, 1905 (Lepidopetera, Limacodidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 98:812-817.
  39. Epstein, M.E. 1995. False parasitized cocoons and the biology of Aididae (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 97:750 756.
  40. Becker, V. O. & M. E. Epstein. 1995. Limacodidae. in J. B. Heppner (ed.), The Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part II. 3:128 133.
  41. Epstein, M.E., Smedley, S., and T. Eisner. 1994. Sticky integumental coating of a dalcerid caterpillar: a deterrent to ants. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society. 48:381 386.
  42. Epstein, M. E. & V. O. Becker. 1994. Combinations and Synonymies in NewWorld Limacodidae, Megalopygidae, Lasiocampidae and Arctiidae (Lepidoptera). Revista brasileira de Zoologia. 10:289 319. (1993)
  43. Epstein, M. E. & P. M. Henson. 1992. Digging for Dyar (1866 1929): the Man Behind the Myth. American Entomologist. 38:148 169.
  44. Epstein, M. E. & S.E. Miller. 1990. Systematics of the West Indian moth genus Heuretes (Lepidoptera:Limacodidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 92:705 715.
  45. Epstein, M. E. & H. M. Kulman. 1990. Ecological and seasonal distribution of carabid beetles in east central Minnesota. Amer. Midl. Nat. 123:209 225.
  46. Epstein, M.E. 1989. Review of “Slug and Nettle Caterpillars: the Biology, Taxonomy and Control of the Limacodidae of Economic Importance on Palms in South east Asia,” edited by M. J. W. Cock et al., CAB. J. Lep. Soc. 43:252 253.
  47. Scott, J. A. & M. E. Epstein. 1987. Factors affecting phenology in a temperate insect community. Amer. Midl. Nat. 117:103 118.
  48. Epstein, M. E. 1987. Mating behavior of Acraea andromacha andromacha (Fabricius) (Nymphalidae) in New Caledonia. J. Lep. Soc. 41:119 121.
  49. Miller, W. E. & M. E. Epstein. 1985. Synchronous population fluctuations among moth species. Environ. Entomol. 15:443 447.
  50. Epstein, M. E. & H. M. Kulman. 1984. Effects of aprons on pitfall trap catches of carabid beetles in forests and fields. Great Lakes Entomol. 17:215 221.

Dr. Stephen D. Gaimari

Environmental Program Manager I (Entomology & Botany) (Steve's webpage)

  1. Gaimari, S.D. 1991. Use of silver flies (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae) for biological control of homopterous pests. Proceedings of the Washington State Entomological Society 53: 947-950.
  2. Gaimari, S.D. 1992. An overview of predation in the Diptera. Proceedings of the Washington State Entomological Society 54: 967-972.
  3. Valenti, M.A., & S.D. Gaimari. 1992. The manzanita leafgall aphid, Tamalia coweni (Cockerell) (Homoptera: Aphididae), and its association with the predator Leucopis sp. (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae). Proceedings of the Washington State Entomological Society 54: 972-977.
  4. Gaimari, S.D. 1994. Morphology of the immature stages of Leucopis spp. (Chamaemyiidae). Abstracts, 3rd International Congress of Dipterology, Guelph, Canada, pp 68-69.
  5. Gaimari, S.D. 1994. Puparial survival of Leucopis (Chamaemyiidae) after exposure to harsh conditions. Fly Times 13: 8-9.
  6. Gaimari, S. 1996. Genetically engineered natural enemies should be regulated in a different manner than other nonindigenous natural enemies – Con position, pp. 172-173 in F. Gould, G. Kennedy, & R. Kopanic (orgs.), Environmental issues associated with enhancing the impact of biological control agents: A student debate. American Entomologist 42: 160-173.
  7. Gaimari, S.D., & R.P. Martins. 1996. Nesting behavior and nest distributions of Ammophila gracilis Lepeletier (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae) in Brazil. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 5: 240-248.
  8. Gaimari, S.D., & W.J. Turner. 1996. Immature stages of Leucopis ninae Tanasijtshuk and two variant populations of Leucopis gaimarii Tanasijtshuk (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae) feeding on Russian wheat aphid, Diuraphis noxia (Mordvilko) (Homoptera: Aphididae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 98: 647-666.
  9. Gaimari, S.D., & W.J. Turner. 1996. Larval feeding and development of Leucopis ninae Tanasijtshuk and two populations of Leucopis gaimarii Tanasijtshuk (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae) on Russian wheat aphid, Diuraphis noxia (Mordvilko) (Homoptera: Aphididae), in Washington. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 98: 667-676.
  10. Gaimari, S.D., & W.J. Turner. 1996. Methods for rearing aphidophagous Leucopis spp. (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 69: 363-369.
  11. Gaimari, S.D., & W.J. Turner. 1997. Behavioral observations on the adults and larvae of Leucopis (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 70: 153-159.
  12. Gaimari, S.D., & M.E. Irwin. 1998. Systematics and biogeography of the cycloteline Therevinae (Therevidae). Abstracts, 4th International Congress of Dipterology, Oxford, England, pp 58-59.
  13. Gaimari, S.D., M.E. Irwin, & G.E. Kampmeier. 1998. Importance of collections and specimen level databases for Dipterological research. Abstracts, 4th International Congress of Dipterology, Oxford, England, pp 59-60.
  14. Gaimari, S.D. 2000. Book review: Litteratura Taxonomica Dipterorum (1758-1930) (2 volume set). American Entomologist 46: 264-265.
  15. Gaimari, S.D., & F.C. Thompson. 2000. Updates from Washington. Fly Times 24.
  16. Gaimari, S.D., & M.B. Mostovski. 2000. Burmapsilocephala cockerelli,a new genus and species of Asiloidea (Diptera) from Burmese amber. Bulletin of the Natural History Museum (London), Geology Series 56: 41-44.
  17. Gaimari, S.D., & M.E. Irwin. 2000. [0502] Systematics and biogeography of the cycloteline Therevinae (Diptera: Therevidae). Abstracts Book I, 21st International Congress of Entomology, Iguassu Falls, Brazil, p. 127.
  18. Gaimari, S.D., & M.E. Irwin. 2000. Phylogeny, classification, and biogeography of the cycloteline Therevinae (Diptera: Therevidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnaean Society (London) 129: 129-240.
  19. Gaimari, S.D., & M.E. Irwin. 2000. Revision of the mexicana-group of Ozodiceromyia Bigot (Diptera: Therevidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 102: 561-600.
  20. Valenti, M.A., & S.D. Gaimari. 2000. Of tiger beetles and ubiquitous ants: hazardous living amongst tenacious prey. Cicindela 32: 19-29.
  21. Gaimari, S.D., & V.N. Tanasijtshuk. 2001. A new leucopine genus (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae) with species attacking Ceroplastes wax scales in South America. Systematic Entomology 26: 311-328.
  22. Fisher, E.M., & S.D. Gaimari. 2002. Simplified digital photography for museum studies. Abstracts, 5th International Congress of Dipterology, Brisbane, Australia, p. 68.
  23. Gaimari, S.D. 2002. Aiming for a phylogenetic classification of the Lauxanioidea. Abstracts, 5th International Congress of Dipterology, Brisbane, Australia, pp 76-77.
  24. Gaimari, S.D., & A. Raspi. 2002. The species of Leucopis, subgenus Leucopella Malloch (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae) from northeastern Africa and Yemen. African Entomology 10: 241-264.
  25. Anderson, M.S., & S.D. Gaimari. 2003. Raman-Atomic Force Microscopy of the ommatidial surfaces of Dipteran compound eyes. Journal of Structural Biology 142: 364-368.
  26. Gaimari, S.D. 2003. Chamaemyiidae. In: Pape, T. (coord.), Fauna Europaea. European Commission.
  27. Gaimari, S.D. 2004. A new genus of Lauxaniidae (Diptera) from New Caldeonia. Zootaxa 449: 1-39. [freely available]
  28. Gaimari, S.D., L.S. Adler, & S.J. Scheffer. 2004. Plant host affiliation and redescription of Phytomyza subtenella Frost (Diptera: Agromyzidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 106 (3): 501-507.
  29. Gao, C., D. Yang, & S.D. Gaimari. 2004 (2003). The subgenus Euhomoneura Malloch (Diptera: Lauxaniidae) in the Palaearctic Realm. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 79 (3/4): 192-197.
  30. Schacht, W., O. Kurina, B. Merz, & S.D. Gaimari. 2004. Zweiflügler aus Bayern XXIII (Diptera: Lauxaniidae, Chamaemyiidae). Entomofauna, Zeitschrift für Entomologie 25 (3): 41-80.
  31. Thunes, K.H., J. Skartveit, I. Gjerde, J. Stary, T. Solhøy, A. Fjellberg, S. Kobro, S. Nakahara, R. zur Strassen, G. Vierbergen, R. Szadziewski, D.V. Hagan, W.L. Grogan Jr., T. Jonassen, K. Aakra, J. Anonby, L. Greve, B. Aukema, K. Heller, V. Michelsen, J.-P. Haenni, A.F. Emeljanov, P. Douwes, K. Berggren, J. Franzen, R.H.L. Disney, S. Prescher, K.A. Johanson, B. Mamaev, S. Podenas, S. Andersen, S.D. Gaimari, E. Nartshuk, G.E.E. Søli, L. Papp, F. Midtgaard, A. Andersen, M. von Tschirnhaus, G. Bächli, K.M. Olsen, H. Olsvik, M. Földvári, J.E. Raastad, L.O. Hansen & P. Djursvoll. 2004. The arthropod community of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) canopies in Norway. Entomologica Fennica 15: 65-90. [open access]
  32. Yang, D., & S.D. Gaimari. 2004 (2003). Discovery of Systenus in the Oriental Region, with description of one new species (Diptera: Dolichopodidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 79 (3/4): 176-178.
  33. Yang, D., S.D. Gaimari, & P. Grootaert. 2004. Review of the species of Crossopalpus Bigot (Diptera: Empididae) from China. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 130 (2): 169-175.
  34. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2005. California Plant Pest and Disease Report 22(1): 1-76. [freely available]
  35. Noma, T., M.J. Brewer, K.S. Pike, & S.D. Gaimari. 2005. Hymenopteran parasitoids and dipteran predators of Diuraphis noxia in the west-central Great Plains of North America: Species records and geographic range. Biocontrol 50: 97-111.
  36. Yang, D., & S.D. Gaimari. 2005. Notes on the species of the genus Ocydromia Meigen from China (Diptera: Empididae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 80 (1): 62-66.
  37. Yang, D., & S.D. Gaimari. 2005. Review of the species of Elaphropeza Macquart (Diptera: Empididae: Tachydromiinae) from the Chinese mainland. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 107 (1): 49-54.
  38. Yang, D., S.D. Gaimari, & P. Grootaert. 2005 (2004). A new genus and species of Tachydromiinae (Diptera: Empididae) from the Oriental Realm. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 130 (4): 487-492.
  39. Yang, D., S.D. Gaimari, & P. Grootaert. 2005. New species of Hybos Meigen from Guangdong Province, South China (Diptera: Empididae). Zootaxa 912: 1-7. [freely available]
  40. Yang, D., S.D. Gaimari, & P. Grootaert. 2005 (2004). Review of the species of Drapetis Meigen from China (Diptera: Empididae: Tachydromiinae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 112 (2-3): 106-110.
  41. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2006. California Plant Pest and Disease Report 23: 1-117. [freely available]
  42. Clark, H.O., Jr., H.S. Shellhammer, & S.D. Gaimari.2006. Ectoparasites found on salt marsh harvest mice in the norther salt marshes of Grizzly Bay, California. California Fish and Game 92: 52-54.
  43. Kaydan, M.B., N. Kilinçer, N. Uygun, G. Japoshvilli, & S. Gaimari. 2006. Parasitoids and Predators of Pseudococcidae (Homoptera: Coccoidea) in Ankara, Turkey. Phytoparasitica 34(4): 331-337.
  44. Gaimari, S.D. 2006. One less acalyptrate family? The status of Eurychoromyiidae. Abstracts, 6th International Congress of Dipterology, Fukuoka, Japan, pp 80-81.
  45. Gaimari, S.D., & M.S. Anderson. 2006. Raman-atomic force microscopy revealing nanometer-scale morphology and spectro-chemistry of the ommatidial surfaces of Dipteran compound eyes. Abstracts, 6th International Congress of Dipterology, Fukuoka, Japan, pp 82-83.
  46. Kaiser, M.E., T. Noma, M.J. Brewer, K.S. Pike, J.R. Vockeroth, & S.D. Gaimari. 2007. Hymenopteran parasitoids and dipteran predators found using soybean aphid after its Midwestern United States invasion. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 100: 196-205.
  47. Gaimari, S.D. 2007. Three new Neotropical genera of Odiniidae (Diptera: Acalyptratae). Zootaxa 1443: 1-16. [PDF of abstract available]
  48. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2007. California Plant Pest and Disease Report 24: 1-119. [PDF freely available]
  49. Gaimari, S.D. 2008. Comments on the proposed conservation of Drosophila Fallén, 1823 (Insecta, Diptera). (comment 5). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 65 (2): 146-147. [see ICZN website]
  50. Gaimari, S.D. 2008. Introductory note from the Editor & An Ode to Minettia flaveola. Fly Times 40: 2.
  51. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2008. Fly Times 40: 1-28. [PDF freely available]
  52. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2008. Fly Times 41: 1-22. [PDF freely available]
  53. Gaimari, S.D., P. Milonas, & C. Souliotis. 2008 (2007). Notes on the taxonomy, biology and distribution of Neoleucopis kartliana (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae). Folia Heyrovskyana, Series A 15(1): 7-16.
  54. Dvořáková, K., & S.D. Gaimari. 2009. Lauxaniidae Macquart, 1835. In Jedlička, L., M. Kúdela & V. Stloukalová (eds.), Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia. http://www.edvis.sk/diptera2009/families/lauxaniidae.htm.
  55. Gaimari, S.D. 2009. Owen Lonsdale – new Collections Manager at the CNC. Fly Times 43: 22.
  56. Gaimari, S.D. 2009. Request for material of adelgid-feeding Chamaemyiidae. Fly Times 42: 25-26.
  57. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2009. Fly Times 42: 1-57. [PDF freely available]
  58. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2009. Fly Times 43: 1-38. [PDF freely available]
  59. Gaimari, S.D., & D.W. Webb. 2009. Therevidae. Pages 633-647, in Brown, B.V., A. Borkent, J.M. Cumming, D.M. Wood, N.E. Woodley & M. Zumbado (eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera, Volume 1. National Research Council Press, Ottawa, 714 pp.
  60. Hauser, M., S. Gaimari & M. Damus (2009) Drosophila suzukii new to North America. Fly Times 43: 12-15.
  61. Shi, L., D. Yang, & S.D. Gaimari. 2009. Species of the genus Cestrotus Loew from China (Diptera: Lauxaniidae). Zootaxa. 2009: 41-68. [PDF of abstract available]
  62. Gaimari, S. 2010. Announcing the retirement of Laszlo Papp. Fly Times 45: 10.
  63. Gaimari, S.D. 2010. Chamaemyiidae. Pages 997-1007, in Brown, B.V., A. Borkent, J.M. Cumming, D.M. Wood, N.E. Woodley & M. Zumbado (eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera, Volume 2. National Research Council Press, Ottawa.
  64. Gaimari, S.D. 2010. Odiniidae. Pages 1049-1055, in Brown, B.V., A. Borkent, J.M. Cumming, D.M. Wood, N.E. Woodley & M. Zumbado (eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera, Volume 2. National Research Council Press, Ottawa.
  65. Gaimari, S.D. 2010. Second request for material of adelgid-feeding Chamaemyiidae. Fly Times 44: 8.
  66. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2010. Fly Times 44: 1-28. [PDF freely available]
  67. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2010. Fly Times 45: 1-44. [PDF freely available]
  68. Gaimari, S., & N. Havill. 2010. Phylogeny of the adelgid-feeding Leucopini (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae). Abstracts, 7th International Congress of Dipterology, San Jose, Costa Rica, p 85.
  69. Gaimari, S., & R.M. Miller. 2010. Overview of Afrotropical Lauxanioidea. Abstracts, 7th International Congress of Dipterology, San Jose, Costa Rica, p 86.
  70. Gaimari, S.D., & V.C. Silva. 2010. Lauxaniidae. Pages 971-995, in Brown, B.V., A. Borkent, J.M. Cumming, D.M. Wood, N.E. Woodley & M. Zumbado (eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera, Volume 2. National Research Council Press, Ottawa.
  71. Gaimari, S.D., & V.C. Silva. 2010. Revision of the Neotropical subfamily Eurychoromyiinae (Diptera: Lauxaniidae). Zootaxa 2342: 1-64. [PDF freely available]
  72. Gaimari, S.D., N.P. Havill, J. Klein & A. Caccone. 2010. Phylogeny of the adelgid-feeding Leucopini (Diptera: Chamaemyiidae). Pages 155-156, in Onken, B., & R. Reardon (comp.), Fifth Symposium on Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in the Eastern United States. USDA Forest Service, Washington DC. 222 pp.
  73. Pape, T., M. Kotrba & S.D. Gaimari. 2010. A Society for all Dipterists!? Fly Times 45: 2-3.
  74. Ülgentürk, S., F. Szentkıralyı, S. Gaimari, N. Uygun, A. Saboori, S. Seven, O. Dursun & S.H. Civelek. 2010. Predators of Marchalina hellenica Genn. (Hemiptera: Marchalinidae) on Turkish pine in Turkey. Book of Abstracts, XII International Symposium on Scale Insect Studies, Chania, Crete, Greece, pp 58-59.
  75. Winterton, S.L., B.M. Wiegmann, S.D. Gaimari, M. Hauser, H.N. Hill, K.C. Holston, M.E. Irwin, C.L. Lambkin, M.A. Metz, D.W. Webb, L. Yang & D.K. Yeates. 2010. Phylogeny of the therevoid clade (Asiloidea: Therevidae, Scenopinidae, Apsilocephalidae, Evocoidae): a really, really big molecular matrix approach. Abstracts, 7th International Congress of Dipterology, San Jose, Costa Rica, p 275.
  76. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2011. Fly Times 46: 1-60. [PDF freely available]
  77. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2011. Fly Times 47: 1-58. [PDF freely available]
  78. Gaimari, S.D. 2011. An unusual new genus of eurochoromyiine Lauxaniidae (Diptera). The Canadian Entomologist 143: 594-611 (MND Festschrift issue).
  79. Gaimari, S.D. 2011. Announcing the publication of Volume 2, Manual of Central American Diptera. Fly Times 46: 22.
  80. Gaimari, S.D. 2011. Request for just a few more Chamaemyiidae! Fly Times 46: 22-24.
  81. Gaimari, S.D. 2011. Order Diptera, family Odiniidae. Arthropod Fauna of the UAE 4: 780-783.
  82. Gaimari, S.D. & M. O'Donnell (Editors). 2011 (2008-2009). California Plant Pest and Disease Report 25: 1-108. [PDF freely available]
  83. Gaimari, S.D., & W.N. Mathis. 2011. World catalog and conspectus of the family Odiniidae (Diptera: Schizophora). Pages 291-339, in Brake, I., & F.C. Thompson (eds.), Contributions to the Systema Dipterorum (Insecta: Diptera). Pensoft Publishers, Washington. Myia 12: 564 pp.
  84. Winterton, S.L. & S.D. Gaimari. 2011. Revision of the South American window fly genus Heteromphrale Kroeber, 1937 (Diptera, Scenopinidae). ZooKeys 84 2011: 39-57. [open access]
  85. Gaimari, S.D. 2012. A new Afrotropical genus of Chamaemyiidae (Diptera: Lauxanioidea). African Invertebrates 53: 157-168 (Stuckenberg Festschrift issue). [open access]
  86. Gaimari, S.D. 2012. A new genus and species of Chamaemyiidae (Diptera: Lauxanioidea) from South America feeding on Ceroplastes wax scales (Hemiptera: Coccidae), and status of the genus Ortalidina as a chamaemyiid. Zootaxa 3342: 39–50. [open access]
  87. Gaimari, S.D. 2012. Book Review: Biology of the Snail-killing Sciomyzidae Flies, by Lloyd V. Knutson & Jean-Claude Vala, 2011, Cambridge University Press. Fly Times 49: 28-30.
  88. Gaimari, S.D. 2012. Our friend and colleague, Donald Wayne Webb, passed away, 12 July 1939 – 5 September 2012. Fly Times 49: 65-67.
  89. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2012. Fly Times 48: 1-69. [PDF freely available]
  90. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2012. Fly Times 49: 1-101. [PDF freely available]
  91. Gaimari, S.D., Quintero, E.M., Kondo, T. 2012. First report of Syneura cocciphila(Coquillett, 1895) (Diptera: Phoridae), as a predator of the fluted scale Crypticeria multicicatrices Kondo & Unruh, 2009 (Hemiptera: Monophlebidae). Boletin del Museo de Entomología de la Universidad del Valle. 13(2): 26-28. [open access]
  92. Liu, S.-P., S.D. Gaimari & D. Yang. 2012. Species of Ammothereva Lyneborg, 1984 (Diptera: Therevidae: Therevinae: Cyclotelini) from China. Zootaxa. 3566: 1–13.
  93. Ross, D.W., S.D. Gaimari, G.R. Kohler, K.F. Wallin & S.M. Grubin. 2012 (2011). Chamaemyiid predators of the hemlock woolly adelgid from the Pacific Northwest. In Reardon, R. & B. Onken (eds.), Implementation and Status of Biological Control of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid. U.S. Forest Service, Publication FHTET-2011-04. 230 pp.
  94. Shi, L., D. Yang & S.D. Gaimari. 2012. Four new species from China and Southeast Asia (Diptera, Lauxaniidae, Homoneurinae). Revue suisse de Zoologie 118: 667-693.
  95. Shi, L., D. Yang & S.D. Gaimari. 2012. Notes on Homoneura subgenera Euhomoneura, Homoneura and Minettioides from China (Diptera: Lauxaniidae). Zootaxa 3238: 1-22.
  96. Gaimari, S.D. 2013. Rob Cannings Retires, Curator of Entomology, Royal British Columbia Museum, 1980-2012. Fly Times 50: 9-10.
  97. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2013. Fly Times 50: 1-59. [PDF freely available]
  98. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2013. Fly Times 51: 1-63. [PDF freely available]
  99. Gaimari, S.D., M. Hauser, & R. Fricke. 2013. Case 3605 PHYCINAE Lyneborg, 1976 (Insecta: Diptera: Therevidae): proposed emendation of spelling to PHYCUSINAE to remove homonymy with PHYCINAE Swainson, 1838 (Osteichthyes: Gadiformes: Phycidae); and Phycis Walbaum [ex Artedi], 1792 (Osteichthyes: Gadiformes: Phycidae): proposed conservation of usage by designation of Blennius phycis Linnaeus, 1766 as the type species. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 70(1): 22-29.
  100. Gaimari, S.D., M. Hauser, & R. Fricke. 2013. Comment on the proposed emendation of spelling of PHYCINAE Lyneborg, 1976 (Insecta, Diptera, THEREVIDAE) to PHYCUSINAE to remove homonymy with PHYCINAE Swainson, 1838 (Osteichthyes, Gadiformes, PHYCIDAE). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 70(4): 252-253.
  101. Papp, L., & S.D. Gaimari. 2013. The holotype of Homoneura grandis (Kertész, 1915) with description of a new species from Taiwan (Diptera, Lauxaniidae). Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 59(1): 31-39. [open access]
  102. Shi, L., S.D. Gaimari & D. Yang. 2013. Four new species of Noeetomima Enderlein (Diptera: Lauxaniidae), with a key to world species. Zootaxa 3746(2): 338-356.
  103. Shi, L., S.D. Gaimari & D. Yang. 2013. Revision of Sciasmomyia Hendel (Diptera: Lauxaniidae), with eight new species. Zootaxa 3691(4): 401-435.
  104. Ülgentürk, S., F. Szentkıralyı, N. Uygun, A. Saboori, M. Fent, S. Gaimari, H. Civelek & B. Ayhan. 2013. Predators of Marchalina hellenica (Hemiptera: Marchalinidae) on pine forests in Turkey. Phytoparasitica 41: 529-537 (available online).
  105. Webb, D.W., S.D. Gaimari, M. Hauser, K.C. Holston, M.A. Metz, M.E. Irwin, G.E. Kampmeier & K. Algmin. 2013. An annotated catalogue of the New World Therevidae (Insecta: Diptera: Asiloidea). Zootaxa 3600: 1-105. [open access]
  106. Barr, N.B., L.A. Ledezma, L. Leblanc, M. San Jose, D. Rubinoff, S.M. Geib, B. Fujita, D.W. Bartels, D. Garza, P. Kerr, M. Hauser & S. Gaimari. 2014. Genetics diversity of Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) on the Hawaiian Islands: Implications for an introduction pathway into California. Journal of Economic Entomology 107 (5): 1946-1958. [open access]
  107. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2014. Fly Times 52: 1-44. [PDF freely available]
  108. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2014. Fly Times 53: 1-84. [PDF freely available]
  109. Scheffer, S.J., M.L. Lewis, S.D. Gaimari & S.R. Reitz. 2014. Molecular Survey for the Invasive Leafminer PestLiriomyza huidobrensis (Diptera: Agromyzidae) in California Uncovers Only the Native Pest Liriomyza langei. Journal of Economic Entomology 107 (5): 1959-1964. [open access]
  110. Westcott, R.L., S. Bílý, A.R. Cline, S.D. Gaimari, H. Hespenheide, T.C. MacRae, M.G. Volkovitsh, S.G. Wellso & G. Williams. 2014. In Memoriam: Charles Lawrence Bellamy (1951–2013). The Coleopterists Bulletin 68(1): 1-13.
  111. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2015. Fly Times 54: 1-47. [PDF freely available]
  112. Gaimari, S.D. (Editor). 2015. Fly Times 54: 1-74. [PDF freely available]
  113. Mathew, F.M., Prasifka, J.R., Gaimari, S.D., Shi, L., Markell, S.G. & Gulya, T.J. (2015) Rhizopus oryzae associated with Melanagromyza splendida and stem disease of sunflowers (Helianthus annuus) in California. Plant Health Progress 16(1): 39–42.
  114. Pape T, Beuk P, Pont A, Shatalkin A, Ozerov A, Woźnica A, Merz B, Bystrowski C, Raper C, Bergström C, Kehlmaier C, Clements D, Greathead D, Kameneva E, Nartshuk E, Petersen F, Weber G, Bächli G, Geller-Grimm F, Van de Weyer G, Tschorsnig H, de Jong H, van Zuijlen J, Vaňhara J, Roháček J, Ziegler J, Majer J, Hůrka K, Holston K, Rognes K, Greve-Jensen L, Munari L, de Meyer M, Pollet M, Speight M, Ebejer M, Martinez M, Carles-Tolrá M, Földvári M, Chvála M, Barták M, Evenhuis N, Chandler P, Cerretti P, Meier R, Rozkosny R, Prescher S, Gaimari S, Zatwarnicki T, Zeegers T, Dikow T, Korneyev V, Richter V, Michelsen V, Tanasijtshuk V, Mathis W, Hubenov Z, de Jong Y (2015) Fauna Europaea: Diptera – Brachycera. Biodiversity Data Journal 3: e4187. doi: 10.3897/BDJ.3.e4187
  115. Shi, L. & S.D. Gaimari. 2015. Revision of the genus Melanagromyza in California, with descriptions of three new species (Diptera: Agromyzidae). Zootaxa 4005(1): 1–102. [open access]
  116. Shi L., S.D. Gaimari & D. Yang. 2015. Five new species of subgenus Plesiominettia (Diptera, Lauxaniidae, Minettia) in southern China, with a key to known species. ZooKeys 520: 61-86. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.520.9558
  117. van Herk, W.G., R.S. Vernon, E.M.L. Cronin & S.D. Gaimari. 2015. Predation of Thereva nobilitata (Fabricius) (Diptera: Therevidae) onAgriotes obscurus L. (Coleoptera: Elateridae). Journal of Applied Entomology 139(1): 154-157. [abstract]
  118. von Ellenrieder, N., M. Hauser, S. Gaimari, T. Pham. 2015. First records of Macromia katae (Macromiidae) and Indothemis carnatica (Libellulidae) from Vietnam (Insecta: Odonata). Check List: The Journal of Biodiversity Data 11(1, Article 1514): 1-13. [open access]
  119. Winterton, S.L., N.B. Hardy, S.D. Gaimari, M. Hauser, H.N. Hill, K.C. Holston, M.E. Irwin, C.L. Lambkin, M.A. Metz, F. Turco, D. Webb, L. Yang, D.K. Yeates & B.M. Wiegmann. 2016. The phylogeny of stiletto flies (Diptera: Therevidae). Systematic Entomology, 41(1):144-161. doi: 10.1111/syen.12147

Dr. Rosser W. Garrison

Senior Insect Biosystematist (Rosser's webpage)

  1. Garrison, R. W. 1973. The female of Libellula (Holotania) gaigei Gloyd, 1939 (Anisoptera: Libellulidae). Odonatologica, 2(2):109-113. PDF available
  2. Garrison, R. W. 1976. Multivariate analysis of geographic variation in Libellula luctuosa Burmeister. Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 52(3):181-203. PDF available
  3. Paulson, D. R. & R. W. Garrison. 1977. A list and new distributional records of Pacific Coast Odonata. Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 53(2):147-160. PDF available
  4. Garrison, R. W. 1978. A mark-recapture study of imaginal Enallagma cyathigerum (Charpentier) and Argia vivida Hagen (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 7(3):223-236. PDF available
  5. Garrison, R. W. 1981. Description of the larva of Ischnura gemina with a key and new characters for the separation of sympatric Ischnura larvae. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 74(6):525-530. PDF available
  6. Garrison, R. W. & J. E. Hafernik, Jr. 1981a. Population structure of the rare damselfly, Ischnura gemina (Kennedy) (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Oecologia, 48:377-384. PDF available
  7. Garrison, R. W. & J. E. Hafernik, Jr. 1981b. The distribution of Ischnura gemina (Kennedy) and a description of the andromorph female (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 10(2):85-91. PDF available
  8. Garrison, R. W. 1982. Archilestes neblina, a new damselfly from Costa Rica, with comments on the variability of A. latialatus Donnelly (Odonata: Lestidae). Occasional Papers of the University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology, 702:1-12. PDF available
  9. Garrison, R. W. 1982 [1983a]. Paltothemis cyanosoma, a new dragonfly from Mexico (Odonata: Libellulidae.) Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 58(2):135-138. PDF available
  10. Garrison, R. W. 1983b. Odonata collected in Canaima, Venezuela, in September, 1980. Notulae Odonatologicae, 2(2):24-25. PDF available
  11. Garrison, R. W. 1984a. Orthemis flavopicta Kirby, new for Panama (Anisoptera: Libellulidae). Notulae Odonatologicae, 2(3):48-49. PDF available
  12. Garrison, R. W. 1984b. Revision of the genus Enallagma of the United States west of the Rocky Mountains and identification of certain larvae by discriminant analysis (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). University of California Publications in Entomology, Berkeley, 105:1-129. (ISBN. 0-520-09954-0). PDF available
  13. Reagan, D. P., R. W. Garrison, R. B. Waide. 1984. Preliminary evaluation of trophic structure in a Puerto Rican rain forest. Octavo Symposio de los Recursos Naturales, San Juan, Puerto Rico, pp. 78-99. PDF available
  14. Garrison, R. W. 1985. Acanthagrion speculum, a new damselfly from Costa Rica (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 14(l):37-44. PDF available
  15. Garrison, R. W. 1986a. Diceratobasis melanogaster spec. nov., a new damselfly from the Dominican Republic (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae), with taxonomic and distributional notes on the Odonata of Hispaniola and Puerto Rico. Odonatologica, 15(l):61-76. PDF available
  16. Garrison, R. W. 1986b. A monograph of the Birdwing Butterflies [Book Review]. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 40(l):74. PDF available
  17. Garrison, R. W. 1986c. The genus Aphylla in Mexico and Central America, with a description of a new species, Aphylla angustifolia (Odonata: Gomphidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 79(6):938-944. PDF available
  18. Willig, M. R., R. W. Garrison & A. Towland 1986. Population dynamics of a neotropical walking stick, Lamponius portoricensis Rehn (Phasmatodea: Phasmatidae). Texas Journal of Science, 38(2):121-137. PDF available
  19. Hafernik, J. E. Jr. & R. W. Garrison. 1986. Mating success and survival rate in a population of damselflies: results at variance with theory? American Naturalist, 128(3):353-365.
  20. Garrison, R. W. & M. L. May. 1988. The females of Enallagma eiseni Calvert and E. semicirculare Selys, with a key to the females of the Mexican members of the genus (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 17(2):99-106. PDF available
  21. Garrison, R. W. & E. González-Soriano. 1988. Population dynamics of two sibling species of neotropical damselflies, Palaemnema desiderata Selys and P. paulitoyaca Calvert (Odonata: Platystictidae). Folia Entomológica Mexicana, 76:5-24. PDF available
  22. Sorensen, J T., R. W. Garrison & R. J. Gill. 1989. MEALYBUG, a computer-interactive key to the genera of Neartic Pseudococcidae (Homoptera: Coccoidea). Entomography, 6:327-334.
  23. Garrison, R. W. 1990. A synopsis of the genus Hetaerina with descriptions of four new species (Odonata: Calopterygidae). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 116(l): 175-259. PDF available
  24. Sorenson, J. T., R. Gill, R. V. Dowell, R. W. Garrison. 1990. The introduction of Siphoninus phillyreae (Halliday) (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) into North America: niche competition, evolution of host plant acceptance, and a prediction of its potential range in the Nearctic. Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 66(1): 43-54. PDF available
  25. Cannings, R. A. & R. W. Garrison. 1991. Sympetrum signiferum, a new species of dragonfly (Odonata: Libellulidae) from western Mexico and Arizona. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 84(5): 474-479. PDF available
  26. Garrison, R. W. 1991. Telebasis aureipennis Jurzitza, 1980, a junior synonym of T. theodori(Navás, 1934) (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 20(4): 459-463. PDF available
  27. Garrison, R. W. 1992a. Libellula mariae spec. nov., a new dragonfly from Costa Rica (Anisoptera: Libellulidae).  Odonatologica, 21(1):85-89. PDF available
  28. Garrison, R. W. 1992b. Using ordination methods with geographic information: species resolution in a partially sympatric complex of neotropical Tramea dragonflies (Odonata: Libellulidae), pp. 223-240 in J.T. Sorensen and R.L. Foottit, eds., Ordination in the study of morphology, evolution, and systematics. Elsevier Press, Amsterdam.  viii + 418 pp. (ISBN. 0-444-89801-8). PDF available
  29. Garrison, R. W. 1994a. Telebasis boomsmae spec. nov., a new damselfly from Belize (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae).  Odonatologica, 23(3):277-282. PDF available
  30. Garrison, R. W. 1994b. A synopsis of the genus Argia of the United States with keys and descriptions of new species, Argia sabino, A. leonorae, and A. pima (Odonata: Coenagrionidae).  Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 120(4):287-368. PDF available
  31. Garrison, R. W. 1994c. A revision of the New World genus Erpetogomphus Hagen in Selys (Odonata: Gomphidae). Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 137:173-269. PDF available
  32. Garrison, R. W. 1996. A synopsis of the Argia fissa group, with descriptions of two new species, A. anceps sp. n. and A. westfalli sp. n. (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae).  Odonatologica 25(1):31-47. PDF available
  33. Garrison, R. W. & Michael R. Willig. 1996. Chapter 6. Arboreal Invertebrates, pp. 183-245 in Douglas P. Reagan and Robert B. Waide, eds., The Food Web of a Tropical Rain Forest. University of Chicago Press, Chicago. xi + 616. (ISBN. 0-226-70599-1). PDF available
  34. Louton, J. A., R. W. Garrison & O. S. Flint. 1996. The Odonata of Parque Nacional Manu, Madre de Dios, Peru; natural history, species richness and comparisons with other Peruvian sites, pp. 431-449 in Manu, the biodiversity of southeastern Peru, D.E. Wilson and A. Sandoval, eds.  Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 679pp. (ISBN. 1-56098-710-3). PDF available
  35. Garrison, R. W. 1997a. Odonata, pp. 551-579 in Nomina insecta nearctica a check list of the insects of North America.  Volume 4: Non-holometabolous orders, R. W. Poole et al., eds.  Entomological Information Services, Rockville, Maryland. 731pp. (ISBN. 1-889002-04-06). PDF available
  36. Garrison, R. W. 1997b. Telebasis milleri spec. nov., a new damselfly from Peru, with comments on the status of T. fluviatilis St. Quentin (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica 26(4):467-472. PDF available
  37. Dahlsten, D. L., S. H. Driesdadt, R. W. Garrison & R. J. Gill. 1999. Eucalyptus redgum lerp psyllid.  University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Pest Notes Publication 7460:1-3. [revised January 2003]. PDF available
  38. Garrison, R. W. 1999a.  Aerial dragons. Terra, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County  36(4/5):2-4. PDF available
  39. Garrison, R. W. 1999b. The genus Neoneura, with keys and description of a new species, Neoneura jurzitzai spec. nov. (Zygoptera: Protoneuridae). Odonatologica, 28(4):343-375. PDF available
  40. Hoekstra, J. D. & R. W. Garrison. 1999. Range extension of Palaemnema domina Calvert (Odonata: Platystictidae) to southeastern Arizona, U.S.A.: a new odonate family for the United States.  Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 101(4):756-759.
  41. Millar, J. G., T. D. Paine, K. A. Campbell, R. W. Garrison & S. H. Driesdadt. 1999. Eucalyptus tortoise beetle.  University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Pest Notes Publication 74104:1-4. PDF available
  42. Novelo-Gutiérrez, R. & R. W. Garrison. 1999. Erpetogomphus erici spec. nov. from Mexico, and a description of the male of E. agkistrodon Garrison (Anisoptera: Gomphidae).  Odonatologica, 28(2):171-179. PDF available
  43. Schauff, M. E. & R. W. Garrison. 2000. An introduced species of Epichrysocharis (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) producing galls on Eucalyptus in California with notes on the described species and placement of the genus. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 9(1): 176-181. PDF available
  44. Costa, J. M. & R. W. Garrison. 2001. Description of the female of Leptagrion aculeatum Santos, 1965 with keys to the known species (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 30(4):381-394. PDF available
  45. Garrison, R. W. 2001a. Dragonflies of North America. Revised Edition. James G. Needham, Minter J. Westfall, Jr., Michael L. May. [Book Review]. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 103(3): 772-775. PDF available
  46. Garrison, R. W. 2001b. Subfamily Hetaerinae pp. 78-79. In: Silsby, J. Dragonflies of the world. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Australia. vii+216 pp. (ISBN. 0-643-06512-1) PDF available
  47. Garrison, R. W. & J. M. Costa. 2002. The Identity of Agrion? minutissimum, Selys, 1876 and Leptobasis rosea Selys, 1877 (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 31(4):395-401. PDF available
  48. Garrison, R. W., von Ellenrieder, N. & M. F. O'Brien. 2003. An annotated list of the name bearing types of species-group names in Odonata preserved in the University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, 736: 1-73. PDF available
  49. Hutchins, M., A. V. Evans, R. W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.). 2003. Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. (ISBN. 0-7876-5362-4)
  50. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2003a. A synopsis of the genus Triacanthagyna (Odonata: Aeshnidae). International Journal of Odonatology, 6 (2): 147-184. PDF available
  51. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2003b. Lepidoptera (Butterflies, skippers, and moths), pp. 383-404. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R. W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. (ISBN. 0-7876-5362-4) PDF available
  52. Garrison, R. W. 2004. An analysis of the Psaironeura tenuissima complex, including synonymy of P. machadoi De Marmels with P. bifurcata Sjöstedt (Odonata: Protoneuridae). Odonatologica, 33(1): 83-89. PDF available
  53. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2004. Orthemis sibylla, a junior synonym of O. ambirufa (Odonata: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology, 7(3): 467-470. PDF available
  54. De Marmels, Jürg & R. W. Garrison. 2005. Comments on the Genus Leptagrion Selys, 1876 in Venezuela and on other poorly known species, with a description of Bromeliagrion gen. nov. (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Canadian Entomologist, 137(3): 257-273. PDF available
  55. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2005. Neuragrion mysticum Karsch 1891(Odonata: Megapodagrionidae) demystified. Canadian Entomologist137(1): 169-173.  PDF available
  56. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2005. A synopsis of the South American genus Gomphomacromia (Odonata: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology, 8(1): 81-96. PDF available
  57. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2005. Case 3294. Triacanthagyna Selys, 1883 and Gynacantha Rambur, 1842 (Insecta, Odonata): proposed conservation of usage by suppression of the name Acanthagyna Kirby, 1890 and designation of Gynacantha nervosa Rambur, 1842 as type species of Gynacantha. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 62(1): 14-17. PDF available
  58. Garrison, R. W. 2006. A synopsis of the genera Mnesarete Cowley, Bryoplathanon gen. nov., and Ormenophlebia gen. nov. (Odonata: Calopterygidae).Contributions to Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 506: 1-84. PDF available
  59. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2006. Generic diagnoses within a closely related group of genera: Brechmorhoga, Gynothemis, Macrothemis, and Scapanea (Odonata: Libellulidae). Canadian Entomologist, 138(3): 269-273. PDF available
  60. Garrison, R. W., N. von Ellenrieder & J. A. Louton. 2006. Dragonfly genera of the New World. An illustrated and annotated key to the Anisoptera. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, vii + 368pp. see website
  61. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2006. Rediscovery of Oxyagrion bruchi Navás, 1924 from Argentina, with a description of its larva (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 82(3/4): 362-374. PDF available
  62. Garrison, R. W. 2007. Kalocora Kennedy, 1940, a junior synonym of Cora Selys, 1853 (Odonata: Polythoridae). International Journal of Odonatology 10(2): 185-188. PDF available
  63. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2007. The true Argia difficilis Selys, 1865, with the description of Argia yungensis sp. nov. (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Transactions of the American Entomological Society 133(1+2): 189-204. PDF available
  64. von Ellenrieder, N. R. W. Garrison. 2007a. Dragonflies of the Yungas (Odonata). A Field guide to the species from Argentina, Libelulas de las Yungas (Odonata). Una Guia de Campo para las especies de Argentina., Pensoft Series Faunistica 67, 168pp. ISSN 1312-0174. see website
  65. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2007b. Dragonflies and Damselflies (Insecta: Odonata) of the Argentine Yungas: Species composition and larval identification. Scientific Reports 7. Società Zoologica ‘La Torbiera’, Italia 7: 1-103. PDF available
  66. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2007c. Untangling some taxonomic riddles on damselfly genera (Zygoptera) from the neotropical region. International Dragonfly Fund Reports 11: 1-34. PDF available
  67. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2008. Dolonagrion nov. gen. for Telagrion fulvellum (Selys, 1876) nov. comb. from South America (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). International Journal of Odonatology 11(2): 173-183. PDF available
  68. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2008. A redefinition of Telagrion Selys and Aceratobasis Kennedy stat. rev. and the description of Schistolobos gen. nov. for Telagrion boliviense Daigle (Odonata: Coenagrionidae) Transactions of the American Entomological Society 134(1+2): 1-22. PDF available
  69. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2008. Drepanoneura gen. nov. for Epipleoneura letitia and Protoneura peruviensis, with description of eight new Protoneuridae from South America (Odonata: Protoneuridae). Zootaxa 1842: 1-34. PDF available
  70. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2008. Oreiallagma gen. nov. with a redefinition of Cyanallagma Kennedy 1920 and Mesamphiagrion Kennedy 1920, and the description of M. dunklei sp. nov. and M. ecuatoriale sp. nov. from Ecuador (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 1805: 1-51. PDF available
  71. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2008. The genus Oligoclada in Argentina, with description of O. rubribasalis (Odonata: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology 11(2):249-260. PDF available
  72. Garrison, R. W. 2008. 100 Years of the Biologia Centrali-Americana, Neuroptera. Argia 20(4): 5-8. PDF available
  73. Garrison, R. W. 2009. A Synopsis of the genus Telebasis Selys (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). International Journal of Odonatology 12 (1): 1-121. PDF available
  74. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2009. Odonata, pp. 95-143. In: Domínguez, E. & H. R. Fernández (eds.). Macroinvertebrados bentónicos sudamericanos. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán, xvi + 654 pp. [ISBN 978-950-668-015-2] PDF available
  75. La Salle, J., G. Arakelian, R.W. Garrison & M.W. Gates. 2009. A new species of invasive gall wasp (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae: Tetrastichinae) on blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus) in California. Zootaxa 2121: 35–43. PDF available
  76. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2009. Redefinition of Mesoleptobasis Sjöstedt, 1918 with the inclusion of Mesoleptobasis [sic] cyanolineata (Wasscher, 1998) comb. nov., and description of a new species, M. elongata (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 2145: 47-68. PDF available
  77. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2010. Redefinition of Leptobasis Selys with the synonymy of Chrysobasis Rácenis and the description of L. mauffrayi sp. nov. from Peru (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 2438: 1-36. PDF available
  78. Garrison, R.W., N. von Ellenrieder & J. A. Louton. 2010. Damselfly genera of the New World. An illustrated and annotated Key to the Zygoptera. The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, xiv + 490 pp, + 24 color plates.
  79. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2011. Odonata from Tiputini, Orellana Province, Ecuador. Agrion 15(2): 40-46. [ISSN 1476-2552]. PDF available.
  80. Pinto, A., R.W.Garrison, D.R. Paulson, T.W. Donnelly & M. May. 2012. Case 3584. Erythemis Hagen, 1861: proposed precedence over Lepthemis Hagen, 1861 (Insecta, Odonata). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 69(2): 92-100. PDF available.
  81. Garrison, R.W. 2012. Skiallagma baueri Förster 1906, a geographically misplaced damselfly, is a junior synonym of Xiphiagrion cyanomelas Selys 1876 (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 3514: 84–88. PDF available.
  82. Garrison, R.W. 2012. 'Functional morphology and evolution of the male secondary copulatory apparatus of the anisoptera (Insecta: Odonata)' by Hans Klaus Pfau [Book Review]. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 148 (1780–83): 184–185. PDF available
  83. Dijkstra, K.-D. B., G. Bechly, S.M. Bybee, R.A. Dow, H.J. Dumont, G. Fleck, R.W. Garrison, M. Hamalainen, V.J. Kalkman, H. Karube, M. L. May, A.G. Orr, D.R. Paulson, A.C. Rehn, G. Theischinger, J.W.H. Trueman, J. van Tol, N. von Ellenrieder & J. Ware. 2013. The classification and diversity of dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata), pp. 36-45. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal Biodiversity: An Outline of Higher-level Classification and Survey of Taxonomic Richness (Addenda 2013). Zootaxa 3703(1): 1-82. PDF available
  84. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2013. A contribution to the study of the biodiversity of Odonata in Costa Rica with an emphasis on the genus Argia (Insecta: Odonata: Coenagrionidae). International Dragonfly Fund Report 62: 1-23. PDF available
  85. Garrison, R.W. 2014. Review of Oxystigma Selys with the synonymy of Oxystigma williamsoni Geijskes (Odonata: Heteragrionidae). Zootaxa 3780(2): 347–364. PDF available
  86. Garrison, R.W., & N. von Ellenrieder. 2015. Damselflies of the genus Argia of the Guiana Shield (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 4042(1): 1–134. [ISSN 1175-5326] PDF available.
  87. Garrison, R.W., A. Cordero-Rivera and H. Zhang. 2015. Odonata collected in Hainan and Guangdong Provinces, China in 2014. Faunistic Studies in SE Asian and Pacific Island Odonata. 12: 1-62. PDR freely available

Dr. Martin Hauser

Senior Insect Biosystematist (Martin's webpage)

  1. Grimaldi D., Ginsberg P.S., Thayer L., McEvey S., Hauser M., Turelli M., & Brown B. (2015) Strange Little Flies in the Big City: Exotic Flower-Breeding Drosophilidae (Diptera) in Urban Los Angeles. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0122575.  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0122575
  2. Hauser, M. & H. Hippa (2015) A remarkable new species of Chalcosyrphus Curran from the Oriental Region (Diptera: Syrphidae). Zootaxa 3986 (1): 144-150.
  3. Khaghaninia, S., Kazerani, F. & Hauser, M. (2015) The genera Nemotelus and Oxycera (Diptera, Stratiomyidae) in the Arasbaran forests. Vestnik zoologii 49(5): 401-406.
  4. Marshall, S.A., Woodley, N.E. & Hauser, M. (2015) The historical spread of the Black Soldier Fly, Hermetia illucens (L.) (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Hermetiinae), and its establishment in Canada. Journal of the Entomological Society of Ontario 146: 51-54.
  5. Rodrigues Júnior, F.A., Mathis, W.N.  & Hauser, M. (2015) Argentine Hydrellia Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera, Ephydridae): new species and key to identification. Zootaxa 3957 (1): 131-136.
  6. Thompson, F.C. & M. Hauser (2015) In honor of Brian Stuckenberg: Two new Spheginobaccha species of flower flies (Diptera: Syrphidae) from the Afrotropics. African Invertebrates. 56(3): 769-777.
  7. von Ellenrieder, N., M. Hauser, S. Gaimari, T. Pham. 2015. First records of Macromia katae (Macromiidae) and Indothemis carnatica (Libellulidae) from Vietnam (Insecta: Odonata). Check List: The Journal of Biodiversity Data 11(1, Article 1514): 1-13. [open access]
  8. von Ellenrieder, N., M. Hauser, S. Kinnee, J.E. O’Hara, J.O. Stireman III, P. Cerretti & D.M. Wood (2015) First record of a parasitoid tachinid fly (Diptera: Tachinidae) on a dragonfly (Odonata: Calopterygidae). Studia dipterologica 21(2) (2014): 335–341.
  9. Winterton, S.L., Hardy, N.B., Gaimari, S.D., Hauser, M., Hill, H.N., Holston, K.C., Irwin, M.E., Lambkin, C.L., Metz, M.A., Turco, F., Webb, D.W., Yang, L., Yeates, D.K., & Wiegmann, B.M. (2015) The phylogeny of stiletto flies (Diptera: Therevidae). Systematic Entomology 1-18.
  10. Hauser, M. (2014) Order Diptera, family Stratiomyidae. Further records and the description of a new species. Pp. 695-703, in: van Harten, A. (ed.), Arthropod Fauna of the United Arab Emirates. Volume 5.
  11. Barr, N.B., L.A. Ledezma, L. Leblanc, M. San Jose, D. Rubinoff, S.M. Geib, B. Fujita, D.W. Bartels, D. Garza, P. Kerr, M. Hauser & S. Gaimari (2014) Genetics diversity of Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) on the Hawaiian Islands: Implications for an introduction pathway into California. Journal of Economic Entomology 107 (5): 1946-1958. [open access]
  12. Dahlberg, L., Hauser, M. & Yanega, D. (2013) Japanese carpenter bee, Xylocopa appendiculata Smith 1852 (Hymenoptera: Apidae) potentially established in Santa Clara County, first record for North America. Pan Pacific Entomologist 89(4):226-229.
  13. Speight, M.C.D., Hauser, M. & Withers, P. (2013) Eumerus narcissi Smith (Diptera, Syrphidae), presence in Europe confirmed, with a redescription of the species. Dipterist Digest 20:17-32.
  14. Webb, D.W., Gaimari, S.D., Hauser, M., Holston, K.C., Metz, M.A., Irwin, M.E., Kampmeier G.E. & Algmin, K. (2013) An annotated catalogue of the New World Therevidae (Insecta: Diptera: Asiloidea). Zootaxa 3600: 1-105. [open access]
  15. Yang, Z., Hauser, M., Yang, M. & Zhang, T. (2013) The Oriental genus Nasimyia (Diptera: Stratiomyidae): Geographical distribution, key to species and description of three new species. Zootaxa 3619(5): 526-540.
  16. Winterton, S.L., Hauser, M., Badrawy, H.B.M. (2012) A remarkable new genus of stiletto flies from Egypt, with a key to Palaearctic genera of Phycinae (Diptera, Therevidae). ZooKeys 184: 35–45. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.184.2759 [Open access]
  17. Grimaldi, D.A., Arillo, A., Cumming, J.M., Hauser, M. (2011) Brachyceran Diptera (Insecta) in Cretaceous ambers, part IV, significant new orthorrhaphous taxa. Zookeys, 148: 293-332. [Open access]
  18. Hauser, M. (2011) A historic account of the invasion of Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura) (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in the continental United States, with remarks on their identification. Pest Management Science, 67: 1352-1357.
  19. Hauser, M., J.C. Deeming & J.H. Stuke (2011): Order Diptera, family Diopsidae 4: 765-768 In: van Harten, A. (ed.), Arthropod Fauna of the United Arab Emirates. Volume 4.
  20. Webb, D.W., M. Hauser (2011): Revision of the genus Stenogephyra Lyneborg (Diptera: Therevidae: Phycinae). Zootaxa 2837: 67-85.
  21. Lambkin, C.L., J.W.H. Trueman, D.K. Yeates, K.C. Holston, D.W. Webb, M. Hauser, M.A. Metz, H.N. Hill, J.H. Skevington, L. Yang, M.E. Irwin, & B.M. Wiegmann (2009): Supertrees and the Tree of Life: generating a metaphylogeny for a diverse invertebrate family (Insecta : Diptera : Therevidae) using constraint trees and the parsimony ratchet to overcome low taxon overlap. Invertebrate Systematics 23: 171–191.
  22. Lambkin, C.L., J.W.H. Trueman, D.K. Yeates, K.C. Holston, D.W. Webb, M. Hauser, M.A. Metz, H.N. Hill, J.H. Skevington, L. Yang, M.E. Irwin, & B.M. Wiegmann (2009): Supertrees and the Tree of Life: generating a metaphylogeny for a diverse invertebrate family (Insecta : Diptera : Therevidae) using constraint trees and the parsimony ratchet to overcome low taxon overlap. Invertebrate Systematics 23: 171–191.
  23. Buschbeck, E.K. & M. Hauser (2009): The visual system of male scale insects. Naturwissenschaften 96: 365-374.
  24. Hauser, M., S. Gaimari & M. Damus (2009) Drosophila suzukii new to North America. Fly Times 43: 12-15.
  25. Mason, F., R. Rozkosny & M. Hauser (2009) A review of the soldier flies (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) of Sardinia. Zootaxa 2318: 507-530. [In: Cerretti, P., F. Mason, A. Minelli, G. Nardi & D. Whitmore (Eds.), Research on the Terrestrial Arthropods of Sardinia (Italy). Zootaxa 2318: 1-602.]
  26. Rozkošný, R. & M. Hauser (2009): Species groups of Oriental Ptecticus Loew including descriptions of ten new species with a revised identification key to the Oriental species (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). Zootaxa 2034: 1–30.
  27. Hauser, M. (2008): Order Diptera, family Stratiomyidae 1:591-601. In: van Harten, A. (ed.), Arthropod Fauna of the United Arab Emirates. Volume 1, 754pp.
  28. Hauser, M. & R. Rozkošný (2007): New records of Ptecticus Loew, 1855, species from the Oriental and Australian regions with a description of a new species from the Philippines and two new synonyms (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 83(4):332-341.
  29. Hauser, M. (2007): Baltic amber Therevidae and Apsilocephalidae (Diptera). Studia Dipterologica 14(2):37-59.
  30. Hauser, M. & D. W. Webb (2007): A Revision of the new world fly genus Ataenogera Kröber (Diptera: Therevidae: Phycinae) with the description of two new species. Zootaxa 1530:41-67.
  31. Hauser, M. & E. M. Fisher (2007): The identity of the fossil Diptera Psilocephala tarsalis (Statz, 1940) (Diptera: Asiloidea). Zootaxa 1465: 65-68.
  32. Hauser, M. & S. L. Winterton (2007): A new fossil genus of small-headed flies (Diptera: Acroceridae: Philopotinae) from Baltic Amber. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 100(2): 152-156.
  33. Tooker, J. F., Hauser, M., & Hanks, L. M. (2006): Floral Host Plants of Syrphidae and Tachinidae (Diptera) of Central Illinois. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 99(1): 96-112.
  34. Hauser, M. & M. E. Irwin (2005): Fossil Therevidae (Insecta: Diptera) from Florissant, Colorado (Upper Eocene) Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 3(4):393-401.
  35. Hauser, M. & M. E. Irwin (2005): The subfamily Xestomyzinae (Diptera: Therevidae) new to Madagascar, with description of four new species. African Invertebrates 46:181-202.
  36. Grund, M. & Hauser, M. (2005): Pachygaster hymenaea sp. nov. and P. antiqua James, 1971 (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) in Neotropical ambers. Zootaxa. 1061: 29–34.
  37. Reemer, M., M. Hauser & M. C. D. Speight (2005): The genus Myolepta Newman in the West-Palaearctic region (Diptera, Syrphidae). Studia Dipterologica 11(2): 553-580.
  38. Hauser, M. & M. E. Irwin (2005): A new remarkable Xestomyzinae (Insecta, Diptera, Therevidae) genus from Mexican Amber. Zootaxa 1008: 39-45.
  39. Romig, T. & M. Hauser (2004): Copestylum melleum (Jaennicke, 1867) (Diptera, Syrphidae) is an established neozoon on the Canary Islands. Volucella 7:185-191.
  40. Hauser, M. & M. E. Irwin (2003): The nearctic genus Ammonaios Irwin and Lyneborg 1981 (Diptera, Therevidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 96(6): 738-765.
  41. Hauser, M. (2002): A new species of Adoxomyia Kertész, 1907 (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) from Socotra, Yemen. Fauna of Arabia 19:463-466.Rozkošný, R. & M. Hauser (2001): Additional records of Ptecticus Loew from Sri Lanka, with a new species and a new name (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). Studia Dipterologica 8(1): 217-223.
  42. Hauser, M. & M. Niehuis (2001): Waffenfliegen (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) und Xylomyiden (Diptera: Xylomyidae) eines xerothermen Standortes im Mittelrheintal (Rheinland-Pfalz). Fauna Flora Rheinland-Pfalz 9(3): 963-970; Landau.
  43. Petersen, J. F. T., & M. Hauser (2001): Family Stratiomyidae. In: Petersen, J. F. T,& R. Meier (eds.). A preliminary checklist of Danish Diptera. Steenstrupia 26: 176.
  44. Tschirnhaus von, M., M. E. Irwin, M. Hauser, N. Evenhuis & T. Pape (2000): Provisional checklist of Agromyzidae, Therevidae, Mythicomyiidae, Sarcophagidae and Stratiomyidae (Diptera) of the Brandberg Massif, Namibia. Cimbebasia Memoir 9: 383-384.
  45. Malec, F., P-W. Löhr, F. Geller-Grimm, M. Hauser, P. Mansfeld & J-H. Stuke (1999): Vorl¬ufige Artenliste der Schwebfliegen Hessens (Diptera: Syrphidae). Philippia 9(2): 145-149.
  46. Hauser, M. & R. Rozkošný (1999): An annotated list of Stratiomyidae (Diptera) from Sri Lanka with taxonomic notes to some genera. – Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde. Serie A, 585: 1-15; Stuttgart.
  47. Rozkošný, R. & M. Hauser (1998): A new species of Ptecticus Loew (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) from Sri Lanka. - Studia Dipterologica 5(2): 337-342; Halle.
  48. Hauser, M. & C. F. Kassebeer (1998): Neoascia clausseni spec. nov. aus Nordafrika (Diptera, Syrphidae). – Dipteron 1(2): 37-44; Kiel.
  49. Schmid, U., M. Hauser & D. Doczkal (1998): Schwebfliegen-Typen (Diptera, Syrphidae) im Staatlichen Museum fuer Naturkunde Stuttgart. Volucella 3(1/2): 75-84; Stuttgart.
  50. Hauser, M. (1998): Zur Schwebfliegenfauna (Diptera, Syrphidae) Aserbaidschans, mit der Beschreibung von zwei neuen Arten. - Volucella 3(1/2): 15-26 . Stuttgart.
  51. Hauser, M. (1998): Stratiomyidae in: Schumann, H., Bährmann, R. & Stark, A. (1997): Checkliste der Dipteren Deutschlands. - Studia Dipterologica Supplement 3. Halle.
  52. Hauser, M. (1998): Kommentare zur Checkliste der Stratiomyiden Deutschlands. - Studia Dipterologica 4(2): 453-456; Halle.
  53. Hauser, M. (1998): Eine neue Nemotelus aus Nordafrika (Diptera: Syrphidae). - Studia Dipterologica 4(2): 483-487; Halle.
  54. Hauser, M. & Hurkmans, W. (1997): Eine neue Merodon-Art aus Tunesien (Diptera: Syrphidae) - Entomologische Zeitschrift 107(10): 423-428; Frankfurt.
  55. Geller-Grimm, F., M. Hauser & C. Schmid-Egger (1997): Hinweise für Entomologen - Bembix 8: 7-12; Stuttgart.
  56. Hauser, M.& F. Geller-Grimm (1996): Schwebfliegen (Diptera: Syrphidae) des Messeler Forstes (Südhessen) mit besonderen Bemerkungen zu Mallota cimbiciformis (Fallén, 1817). - Volucella 2: 65-76; Stuttgart.
  57. Hauser, M. (1994): Die Wildbienenfauna des Rheindammes zwischen Mainz und Ingelheim, mit Beifängen von Stechimmen und Schwebfliegen. - Fauna und Flora Rheinland-Pfalz 7(2):345-375.
  58. Doczkal, D., Schmid, U., Ssymank, A. , Stuke., J., Treiber, R. & M. Hauser (1993): Rote Liste der Schwebfliegen Baden-Württembergs. - Natur und Landschaft 68: 608-617.
  59. Claußen, C. & M. Hauser (1990): Neue Syrphidenvorkommen aus Marokko und Tunesien. - Entomofauna 11(25): 433-438.
  60. Hauser, M. (1990): Bemerkungen zu einigen Schwebfliegenfunden aus der Pfalz. - Mitteilungen der Pollichia 77: 334-339; Bad Dürkheim.

Dr. Peter H. Kerr

Senior Insect Biosystematist (Peter's webpage)

  1. Kerr, P. H. (2004) A new species of Schizella Bezzi, with notes on Rhagionidae sensu Stuckenberg (Diptera, Brachycera). Studia dipterologica 10(2)2003: 453-457.
  2. Winterton, S.L. and Kerr, P.H. (2006) A new species of Alloxytropus Bezzi (Diptera: Scenopinidae: Proratinae) from Israel. Zootaxa 1155: 41-50. [PDF available]
  3. Kerr, P.H. (2007) Revision of the Holarctic genus Novakia Strobl (Diptera: Mycetophilidae). Zootaxa 2554: 27-40. [abstract]
  4. Kerr, P.H. (2008) Fungus gnats (Diptera: Mycetophilidae and others). Pp 1551-1554, in Capinera, J.L. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Entomology, 2nd Edition. Springer.
  5. Kerr, P.H. and Winterton, S.L. (2008) Do parasitic flies attack mites? Evidence in Baltic amber. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 93:9-13.
  6. Kerr, P.H., Fisher, E.M., & Buffington, M.L. (2008) Dome lighting for insect imaging under a microscope. American Entomologist 54 (4): 198-200.
  7. Barr, N.B., L.A. Ledezma, J.D. Vasquez, M. Epstein, P.H. Kerr, S. Kinnee, O. Sage, and T.M. Gilligan (2009) Molecular Identification of the Light Brown Apple Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in California Using a Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay of the Internal Transcribed Spacer 2 Locus. Journal of Economic Entomology, 102(6): 2333-2342.
  8. Kerr, P.H. (2009) Rhagionidae. Pages 485-489, in Brown, B.V., A. Borkent, J.M. Cumming, D.M. Wood, N.E. Woodley & M. Zumbado (eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera, Volume 1. National Research Council Press, Ottawa, 714 pp.
  9. Sformo, T., F. Kohl, J. McIntyre, P.H. Kerr, J.G. Duman, B.M. Barnes (2009) Simultaneous freeze tolerance and avoidance in individual fungus gnats, Exechia nugatoria. Journal of Comparative Physiology B, 179: 897-902.
  10. Kerr, P. H. (2010) New Azana species from Western North America (Diptera: Mycetophilidae). Zootaxa 2397: 1-14. [abstract]
  11. Kerr, P. H. (2010) Phylogeny and classification of Rhagionidae, with implications for Tabanomorpha (Diptera: Brachycera). Zootaxa 2592: 1–133. [abstract]
  12. Kerr, P. H. (2011) Six new species of Acomoptera from North America (Diptera, Mycetophilidae). ZooKeys 137: 41–76. [PDF available]
  13. Barr, N.B., L.A. Ledezma, L. Leblanc, M. San Jose, D. Rubinoff, S.M. Geib, B. Fujita, D.W. Bartels, D. Garza, P. Kerr, M. Hauser & S. Gaimari (2014) Genetics diversity of Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) on the Hawaiian Islands: Implications for an introduction pathway into California. Journal of Economic Entomology 107 (5): 1946-1958. [open access]
  14. Fitzgerald SJ, Kerr PH (2014) Revision of Nearctic Phthinia (Diptera: Mycetophilidae). Zootaxa 3856 (3): 301–325. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3856.3.1
  15. Kerr PH (2014) The Megophthalmidia (Diptera, Mycetophilidae) of North America including eight new species. ZooKeys 386: 29–83. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.386.6913
  16. Kerr PH (2014) The sequoia-loving sprite, a new genus and species of fungus gnat (Diptera, Mycetophilidae) from California. ZooKeys 437: 109–126. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.437.7932

Dr. Alessandra Rung

Senior Insect Biosystematist (Alessandra's webpage)

  1. Baptista, A.R.P., & W.N. Mathis. 1994. A revision of New World Cyamops Melander (Diptera, Periscelididae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 563: 1-28. Open access
  2. Baptista, A.R.P., & W.N. Mathis. 1996. A new species of the genus Cyamops Melander (Diptera, Periscelididae) from Brazil, with distributional notes on another species. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 98(2): 245-248.
  3. Baptista, A.R.P., & W.N. Mathis. 2000. Notes on the genus Cyamops Melander (Diptera: Periscelididae), with the description of ten new species. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 102(3): 481-506.
  4. Kotrba, M., & A.R.P. Baptista. 2002. The internal genital organs of the family Opomyzidae (Diptera, Acalyptratae). Studia Dipterologica 9(1): 3-19.
  5. Mathis, W.N., & A. Rung. 2004. Redescription of the genus Diopsosoma Malloch (Diptera: Periscelididae). Revista Brasiliera de Entomologia 48(3): 303-309. Open access
  6. Miller, D.A., A. Rung, G.L. Venable, & R.J. Gill. 2004. Scale Families. An iterative key to the identification of families of scale insects (Hemiptera, Coccoidea). http://www.sel.barc.usda.gov/scalekeys/ScaleInsectsHome/ScaleInsectsFamilies.html
  7. Hoffeins, C., & A. Rung. 2005. Procyamops succini, a new genus and new species of Periscelididae (Diptera, Brachycera) from the Baltic amber (Tertiary, Eocene). Studia Dipterologica 12: 23-27.
  8. Miller, D.A., A. Rung, G.L. Venable, & R.J. Gill. 2005. An iterative key to the identification of mealybugs of importance at U.S. ports of entry (Hemiptera, Coccoidea). http://www.sel.barc.usda.gov/scalekeys/ScaleInsectsHome/ScaleInsectsMealybugs.html
  9. Miller, D.R., M.E. Gimpel, & A. Rung. 2005. A Systematic Catalogue of the Cerococcidae, Halimococcidae, Kermesidae, Micrococcidae, Ortheziidae, Phelacoleachiidae, Phoenicoccidae, and Stictococcidae (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) of the World. Intercepted Limited, Andover, UK. 554 pp.
  10. Rung, A., W.N. Mathis, & L. Papp. 2005. Curiomusca, gen. nov., and three new species in the family Aulacigastridae from the Oriental Region (Diptera, Opomyzoidea). Zootaxa 1009: 21-36. Open access
  11. Miller, D.A., A. Rung, G.L. Venable, & R.J. Gill. 2006. An iterative key to the identification of soft scales of importance at U.S. ports of entry (Hemiptera, Coccoidea). http://www.sel.barc.usda.gov/scalekeys/ScaleInsectsHome/ScaleInsectsSoftScales.html
  12. Williams, D.J., Miller, D.R., Rung, A. 2006. A systematic revision of the armored scale genus Furcaspis Lindinger (Diaspididae; Coccoidea; Hemiptera). Contributions of the American Entomological Institute. 34:1-86.
  13. Miller, D.A., A. Rung, G.L. Venable, & R.J. Gill. 2007. Other scales. An iterative key to the identification of various scales of importance at U.S. ports of entry (Hemiptera, Coccoidea). http://www.sel.barc.usda.gov/scalekeys/ScaleInsectsHome/ScaleInsectsOthers.html
  14. Rung, A., Scheffer, S.J., Evans, G. and Miller, D. 2008. Molecular identification of two closely related species of mealybugs of the Genus Planococcus (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 101(3):525-532. Open access
  15. Rung, A., D. Miller and S.J. Scheffer. 2009. Polymerase Chain Reaction- Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism method to distinguish three mealybug groups within the Planococcus citri-P. minor species complex (Hemiptera: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 102(1): 8-12.  Link
  16. Rung, A., S. Halbert, D.C. Ziesk, and R. Gill. 2009. A leafhopper pest of plants in the mint family, Eupteryx decemnotata Rey (Hemiptera: Auchenorryncha: Cicadellidae), Ligurian leafhopper, new to North America. Insecta Mundi 88: 1-4. Open access
  17. Rung, A., G. Arakelian, R. Gill and N. Nisson. 2009. Platycorypha nigrivirga Burckhardt (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Psylloidea), Tipu Psyllid, New to North America. Insecta Mundi 97: 1-5. Open access
  18. Mathis, W.N., & A. Rung. 2010. Periscelididae. In Brown, B.V., A. Borkent, D.M. Wood, & M. Zumbado (eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera. Volume 2.1083-1085. Ottawa: NRC Research Press.
  19. Rung, A., & W.N. Mathis. 2010. Aulacigastridae. In Brown, B.V., A. Borkent, D.M. Wood, & M. Zumbado (eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera. Volume 2.1087-1092. Ottawa: NRC Research Press.
  20. Winkler I. S., A. Rung, and S. J. Scheffer. 2010. Hennig’s orphans revisited: Testing morphological hypotheses in the “Opomyzoidea.” Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 54 746–762.
  21. Mathis, W.N. &  A. Rung. 2011. World Catalog and Conspectus on the Family Periscelididae (Diptera: Schizophora). Myia, 12:341–377. Open access
  22. Rung, A. & W.N.Mathis. 2011. A Revision of the Genus Aulacigaster Macquart (Diptera: Aulacigastridae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 633: 1-132. Open access
  23. Rung, A. & R. Ale-Rocha. 2011. New species of Cyamops (Diptera: Opomyzoidea: Periscelidae) from the old and new world tropics. Zoologia  28 (6): 803–811. Open access
  24. Mathis, W., A. Rung & M. Kotrba. 2012. A Revision of the genus Planinasus Cresson (Periscelididae). ZooKeys 225: 1–83. Open access
  25. Percy, D.M., A. Rung, & M.S. Hoddle. 2012. An annotated checklist of the psyllids of California (Hemiptera: Psylloidea). Zootaxa 3193: 1–27. Open access & Erratum
  26. Miller, D.S., A. Rung &  G. Parikh. 2014. Scale Insects, edition 2, a tool for the identification of potential pest scales at U.S.A. ports-of-entry (Hemiptera, Sternorrhyncha, Coccoidea).  ZooKeys 431: 61–78. Open access
  27. Miller, D., A. Rung, G. Parikh, G.L. Venable, A.J. Redford, G.A. Evans, & R.J. Gill. 2014. Scale Insects, Edition 2. http://idtools.org/id/scales/

Dr. Natalia von Ellenrieder

Senior Insect Biosystematist (Natalia's webpage)

  1. Muzón, J. & N. von Ellenrieder. 1997. Estadios larvales de Odonata de la Patagonia. I. Descripción de Aeshna variegata Fabricius (Odonata: Aeshnidae). Revista de la Sociedad entomológica Argentina 56 (1-4): 143-146. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  2. Muzón, J. & N. von Ellenrieder. 1997. Description of the last larval instar of Sympetrum villosum Ris (Odonata: Libellulidae). Neotropica 43 (109-110): 41-43. [ISSN 0548-1686]
  3. Donnelly, T. W.; N. von Ellenrieder & J. Muzón. 1998. Nuevos registros de Odonata (Insecta) para la Argentina. Neotropica 44 (111-112): 115-116. [ISSN 0548-1686]
  4. Muzón, J. & N. von Ellenrieder. 1998, pp. 14-21. Odonata. In: Biodiversidad de Artrópodos argentinos. J.J. Morrone & S. Coscarón eds., Museo de La Plata, 599 pp. [ISBN 950-9715-42-5]
  5. Marino, P. I. & N. von Ellenrieder. 1999. New records of Forcipomyia (Pterobosca) incubans (Macfie) (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) on libellulids (Anisoptera). Notulae odonatologica 5 (3): 38-39. [ISSN 0166-6584]
  6. Muzón, J. & N. von Ellenrieder. 1999a. Status and distribution of Odonata (Insecta) within natural protected areas in Argentina. Biogeographica 75 (3): 119-128. [ISSN 1165-6638]
  7. von Ellenrieder, N. & J. Muzón. 1999b. The Argentinean species of the genus Perithemis Hagen (Anisoptera: Libellulidae). Odonatologica 28 (4): 1-14. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  8. von Ellenrieder, N. 1999. Description of the last larval instar of Aeshna (Hesperaeschna) cornigera planaltica Calvert, 1952 (Odonata: Aeshnidae). Revista de la Sociedad entomológica Argentina 58 (3-4): 151-156. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  9. Muzón, J. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2000. Estado de conservación de los Odonata en Argentina. pp 184-186. In: Bertonatti, C. & J. Corcuera, Situación Ambiental Argentina 2000. Fundación Vida Silvestre Argentina, Buenos Aires, 440 pp. [ISBN 950-9427-09-8].
  10. von Ellenrieder, N. & L. A. Fernández. 2000. Aquatic Coleoptera in the subtropical-pampasic ecotone (Argentina, Buenos Aires): species composition and temporal changes. The Coleopterist Bulletin 54 (1): 23-35. [ISSN 0010-065X]
  11. von Ellenrieder, N. 2000a. Species composition and temporal variation of odonate assemblages in the Subtropical-Pampasic ecotone (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Odonatologica 29 (1): 17-30. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  12. von Ellenrieder, N. 2000b. Additions to the description of Gomphomacromia nodisticta Ris, 1928 (Anisoptera: Corduliidae). Bulletin of American Odonatology 6 (1): 7-11. [ISSN 1061-3781]
  13. von Ellenrieder, N. & J. Muzón. 2000. Description of the last instar larva of Erythrodiplax nigricans (Rambur) (Anisoptera: Libellulidae). Odonatologica 29 (3): 267-272. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  14. von Ellenrieder, N. 2000c. Aeshna tinti nov. spec. from Chile and redescription of Aeshna elsia Calvert, 1952 (Anisoptera: Aeshnidae). Odonatologica 29 (4): 347-358. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  15. von Ellenrieder, N. & P.J. Perez Goodwyn. 2000. Species composition and temporal variation of aquatic Heteroptera (Insecta) in the Subtropical-Pampasic ecotone in Argentina. Revista Brasileira Entomologia 44 (1/2): 43-50. [ISSN 0085-5626]
  16. von Ellenrieder, N. 2001a. A synopsis of the Patagonian species of the genus Aeshna Fabricius (Anisoptera: Aeshnidae). Odonatologica 30 (3): 299-235. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  17. von Ellenrieder, N. 2001b. The Larvae of Patagonian Aeshna Fabricius species (Anisoptera: Aeshnidae). Odonatologica 30 (4): 423-434. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  18. Muzón, J. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2001. Revision of the subgenus Aeshna (Marmaraeschna) Calvert (Anisoptera, Aeshnidae). International Journal of Odonatology 4 (2): 93-124. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  19. von Ellenrieder, N. 2001c. Species composition and distribution patterns of the Argentine Aeshnidae (Odonata: Anisoptera). Revista de la Sociedad entomológica Argentina 60 (1-4): 39-60. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  20. Muzón J., N. von Ellenrieder & P. Pessacq. 2001. Description of the last larval instar of Acanthagrion hildegarda Gloger, 1967 (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Revista de la Sociedad entomológica Argentina 60 (1-4): 95-98. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  21. von Ellenrieder, N. 2002. A phylogenetic analysis of the extant Aeshnidae (Odonata: Anisoptera). Systematic Entomology (London) 27: 1-31. [ISSN 0307-6970]
  22. von Ellenrieder, N. & J.M. Costa. 2002. Aeshna brasiliensis sp. nov. (Odonata: Aeshnidae) from South and Southeastern Brazil, with a redescription of its larva. Neotropical Entomology 31(3): 1-8. [ISSN 0085-5626]
  23. von Ellenrieder, N. 2002. Redescription of Linaeschna polli Martin (Anisoptera: Gomphaeschninae). Odonatologica 31(4): 409-413. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  24. von Ellenrieder, N. & J. Muzón. 2003. Description of the last larval instar of Aeshna (Marmaraeschna) pallipes Fraser, 1947 (Anisoptera: Aeshnidae). Odonatologica 32 (1): 95-98. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  25. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. A synopsis of the Neotropical species of Aeshna Fabricius: Genus Rhionaeschna Förster (Odonata: Aeshnidae). Tijdschrift voor Entomologie (Leiden) 146: 67-207 [ISSN 0040-7496].
  26. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Behavior, pp. 59-66. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  27. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Protura (Proturans), pp. 93-98. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  28. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Collembola (Springtails), pp. 99-105. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  29. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Thysanura (Silverflish and firebrats), pp. 119-124. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  30. Morrone, J.J. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2003. Distribution and Biogeography, pp. 52-58. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  31. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Odonata (Dragonflies and damselflies), pp. 133-139. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  32. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Dermaptera (Earwigs), pp. 195-200. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  33. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Embioptera (Webspinners), pp. 233-238.In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  34. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Megaloptera (Dobsonflies, fishflies and alderflies), pp. 289-295. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  35. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Strepsiptera (Strepsipterans), pp. 335-339. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  36. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Diptera (Mosquitoes, midges, and flies), pp. 357-374. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  37. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2003. A synopsis of the genus Triacanthagyna (Odonata: Aeshnidae). International Journal of Odonatology 6 (2): 147-184[ISSN 1388-7890]
  38. von Ellenrieder, N. & J. Muzón. 2003. Description of the last larval instar of Ischnura fluviatilis Selys (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Bulletin of American Odonatology 7 (3): 57-60 [ISSN 1061-3781]
  39. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2003. Lepidoptera (Butterflies, skippers, and moths), pp. 383-404. In: Hutchins, M., A.V. Evans, R.W. Garrison & N. Schlager (eds.), Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Gale Group, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 2nd Edition, xvi + 472 pp. [ISBN 0-7876-5779-4]
  40. Garrison, R. W., von Ellenrieder, N. & M. F. O'Brien. 2003. An annotated list of the name bearing types of species-group names in Odonata preserved in the University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan 736: 1-73 [ISSN 0076-8413] PDF available
  41. von Ellenrieder, N. 2003. Agnophilogenia Kennedy 1940, a junior synonym of Philogenia Selys 1862 (Zygoptera: Megapodagrionidae). Odonatologica 32 (4): 387-391 [ISSN 0375-0183]
  42. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2004. Orthemis sibylla Ris 1919, a junior synonym of Orthemis ambirufa Calvert 1909 (Anisoptera: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology 7(3): 467-470. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  43. Paulson, D.R. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2005. The synonymy of Subaeschna Martin, 1909 with Gynacantha Rambur, 1842, and a new species of Gynacantha from Peru (Anisoptera, Aeshnidae). Odonatologica 34(1): 65-72 [ISSN 0375-0183]
  44. Pessacq P., J. Muzón & N. von Ellenrieder. 2005. Description of the last larval instar of Acanthagrion ablutum Calvert (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica 34(1): 73-76 [ISSN 0375-0183].
  45. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2005. A synopsis of the South American genus Gomphomacromia (Odonata: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology 8(1): 81-96 [ISSN 1388-7890]
  46. von Ellenrieder, N. & R. W. Garrison. 2005. Case 3294: Gynacantha Rambur, 1842 and Triacanthagyna Selys, 1883 (Insecta, Odonata): proposed conservation of usage by designation of Gynacantha nervosa Rambur, 1842 as the type species of Gynacantha. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 62(1): 14-17.[ 0007-5167]
  47. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2005. Neuragrion mysticum Karsch 1891(Odonata: Megapodagrionidae) demystified. Canadian Entomologist 137: 169-173 [ISSN0008-347X]
  48. von Ellenrieder, N. 2005. Taxonomy of the South American genus Phyllopetalia (Odonata: Austropetaliidae). International Journal of Odonatology 8(2): 311-352. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  49. Muzón, J., G. R. Spinelli, P. Pessacq, N. von Ellenrieder, A. L. Estevez, P. I. Marino, P. J. Perez Goodwyn, E.B. Angrisano, F. Diaz, L. A. Fernandez, S. Mazzucconi, G. Rossi & O. D. Salomón. 2005. Insectos acuáticos de la Meseta de Somuncurá, Patagonia, Argentina. Inventario preliminar. Revista de la Sociedad entomológica Argentina 64(3-4): 47-68 [ISSN 0373-5680]
  50. Muzón, J., P. Pessacq & N. von Ellenrieder. 2006. Description of the female and larva of Phyllogomphoides joaquini Rodrigues Capítulo (Anisoptera: Gomphidae).Odonatologica 35(1): 55-60 [ISSN 0375-0183]
  51. Garrison, R. W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2006. Generic diagnoses within a confusing group of genera: Brechmorhoga, Gynothemis, Macrothemis, and Scapanea (Odonata: Libellulidae). Canadian Entomologist 138: 269-284 [ISSN0008-347X]
  52. Garrison, R.W., von Ellenrieder, N. & J.A. Louton. 2006. The dragonfly genera (Odonata: Anisoptera) of the New World: An illustrated and annotated key. The Johns Hopkins University Press. xv + 368 pp. [ISBN0-8018-8446-2] Winner of the American Association of Publishers PSP Award for Excellence: Single Volume Reference/ Science 2006. Outstanding Academic Title for 2007 selected by Choice Magazine, the official publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries.
  53. von Ellenrieder, N. & J. Muzón. 2006. The genus Andinagrion (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae), with description of a new species and its larva from Argentina. International Journal of Odonatology 9(2): 205-223 [ISSN 1388-7890]
  54. von Ellenrieder, N. 2006. The larvae of Teinopodagrion decipiens De Marmels, 2001 and T. meridionale De Marmels, 2001 (Zygoptera: Megapodagrionidae). Odonatologica 35(3): 281-287 [ISSN 0375-0183].
  55. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2006. Rediscovery of Oxyagrion bruchi Navás, 1924 from Argentina, with a description of its larva (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 82(3/4): 362-374 [0031-0603].
  56. von Ellenrieder, N. 2007. The larva of Argia joergenseni Ris, 1913 (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica 36(1): 89-94 [ISSN 0375-0183]
  57. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2007. The true Argia difficilis Selys, 1865, with the description of Argia yungensis sp. nov. (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Transactions of the American Entomological Society 133(1+2): 189-204. [ISSN 0002-8320]
  58. von Ellenrieder, N. 2007. Some Libellulidae (Anisoptera) larvae from the Yungas Forest: Macrothemis hahneli Ris, 1913, Brechmorhoga nubecula (Rambur, 1842) and Dasythemis mincki clara Ris, 1908.Odonatologica 36(3): 263-273 [ISSN 0375-0183]
  59. von Ellenrieder, N. 2007. Composition and structure of aquatic insect assemblages of Yungas mountain cloud forest streams in NW Argentina. Revista de la Sociedad entomológica Argentina 66(3-4): 57-76. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  60. von Ellenrieder, N. 2007. The larva of Hetaerina mendezi Jurzitza, with comments on H. rosea Selys (Zygoptera: Calopterygidae). Odonatologica 36(4): 405-414 [ISSN 0375-0183]
  61. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2007. Untangling some taxonomic riddles on damselfly genera (Zygoptera) from the neotropical region. International Dragonfly Fund Report 11: 1-34. [ISSN 1435-3393]
  62. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2007. Dragonflies and Damselflies (Insecta: Odonata) of the Argentine Yungas: Species composition and identification. Scientific Reports, Società Zoologica ‘La Torbiera’, Italy 7: 1-103.
  63. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2007. Libélulas de las Yungas (Odonata). Una Guía de Campo para las especies de Argentina / Dragonflies of the Yungas. A Field Guide to the Species from Argentina. Pensoft Series Faunistica 67 [ISSN 1312-0174], Pensoft Publishers, Sofia-Moscow, iv + 116 pp.[ISBN 978-954-642-305-4]
  64. von Ellenrieder, N. & J. Muzón. 2008. An Updated checklist of the Odonata from Argentina. Odonatologica 37(1): 55-68. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  65. von Ellenrieder, N. 2008. Phoenicagrion gen. nov. for Leptagrion flammeum, with description of a new species, P. paulsoni, from Peru (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). International Journal of Odonatology 11(1): 81-93. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  66. von Ellenrieder, N. & F. Lozano. 2008. Blues for the red Oxyagrion: a redefinition of the genera Acanthagrion and Oxyagrion (Odonata: Coenagrionidae).International Journal of Odonatology 11(1): 95-113. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  67. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2008. Oreiallagma gen. nov. with a redefinition of Cyanallagma Kennedy 1920 and Mesamphiagrion Kennedy 1920, and the description of M. dunklei sp. nov. and M. ecuatoriale sp. nov. from Ecuador (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 1805: 1-51. [ISSN 1175-5326]
  68. Muzón, J., N. von Ellenrieder, P. Pessacq, F. Lozano, A. Garré, J. Lambruschini, L. Ramos & M.S. Weigel Muñóz. 2008. Odonata from Iberá Wetlands (Corrientes, Argentina): preliminary inventory and biodiversity. Revista de la Sociedad entomológica Argentina 67(1-2): 59-67. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  69. von Ellenrieder, N. 2008. Revalidation of Argentagrion Fraser and redefinition of Homeoura Kennedy, with the description of H. obrieni n. sp. (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 67(1-2): 81-106. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  70. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2008. Drepanoneura gen. nov. for Epipleoneura letitia and Protoneura peruviensis, with description of eight new Protoneuridae from South America (Odonata: Protoneuridae). Zootaxa 1842: 1-34. [ISSN 1175-5326]
  71. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2008. A redefinition of Telagrion Selys and Aceratobasis Kennedy stat. rev. and the description of Schistolobos gen. nov. for Telagrion boliviense Daigle (Odonata: Coenagrionidae) Transactions of the American Entomological Society 134(1+2): 1-22. [ISSN 0002-8320]
  72. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2008. Dolonagrion nov. gen. for Telagrion fulvellum (Selys, 1876) nov. comb. from South America (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). International Journal of Odonatology 11(2): 173-183. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  73. von Ellenrieder, N. & Garrison, R.W. 2008. The genus Oligoclada in Argentina, with description of a new species, O. rubribasalis (Odonata: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology 11(2):249-260. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  74. von Ellenrieder, N. 2009. Odonata of the Argentine Yungas cloud forest: distribution patterns and conservation status. Odonatologica 38(1): 39-53. [ISSN 0375-0183]
  75. González-Soriano, E. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2009. What is Amphipteryx agrioides Selys 1853 (Odonata: Amphipterygidae)? Zootaxa 2074: 61-64. [ISSN 1175-5326]
  76. Clausnitzer, V., V.J. Kalkman, M. Ram, B. Collen, J.E.M. Baillie, M. Bedjanič, W.R.T. Darwall, K.-D.B. Dijkstra, R. Dow, J. Hawking, H. Karube, E. Malikova, D. Paulson, K. Schütte, F. Suhling, R. Villanueva, N. von Ellenrieder & K. Wilson. 2009. Odonata enter the biodiversity crisis debate: The first global assessment of an insect group. Biological Conservation 142: 1864-1869. [ISSN 0006-3207]
  77. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2009. Redefinition of Mesoleptobasis Sjöstedt, 1918 with the inclusion of M. cyanolineata (Wasscher, 1998) comb. nov., and description of a new species, M. elongata (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 2145: 47-68. [ISSN 1175-5326]
  78. von Ellenrieder, N., C. Molineri & D. Emmerich. 2009. Odonata de Uruguay: lista de especies y nuevos registros. Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 68(1-2): 227-230.[ISSN 0373-5680]
  79. von Ellenrieder, N. 2009. Databasing dragonflies: State of knowledge in the Neotropical region. Agrion 13(2): 58-72. [ISSN 1476-2552]
  80. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2009. Odonata, pp. 95-143. In: Domínguez, E. & H. R. Fernández (eds.). Macroinvertebrados bentónicos sudamericanos. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán, xvi + 654 pp. [ISBN 978-950-668-015-2]
  81. Jödicke, R., von Ellenrieder, N. & F. Suhling (Eds.). 2009. Philip S. Corbet memorial Issue.International Journal of Odonatology 12(2): 157-434, pls. I-VIII [ISSN 1388-7890]
  82. von Ellenrieder, N. 2009. Five new Orthemis from South America (Odonata: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology 12(2): 347-381, pl. VII.[ISSN 1388-7890]
  83. von Ellenrieder, N. 2009. The entomological collection of the Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Salta, Argentina. Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 68(3-4): 253-262. [ISSN 0373-5680]
  84. von Ellenrieder, N. 2010. Odonata biodiversity of the Argentine Chaco biome. International Journal of Odonatology 13(1): 1-25. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  85. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2010. Redefinition of Leptobasis Selys with the synonymy of Chrysobasis Rácenis and the description of L. mauffrayi sp. nov. from Peru (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 2438: 1-36. [ISSN 1175-5326]
  86. Garrison, R.W., N. von Ellenrieder & J. A. Louton. 2010. Damselfly genera of the New World. An Illustrated and Annotated Key to the Zygoptera. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, xiv + 490 pp, + 24 color plates.
  87. von Ellenrieder, N. & R.W. Garrison. 2011. Odonata from Tiputini, Orellana Province, Ecuador. Agrion 15(2): 40-46. [ISSN 1476-2552]
  88. von Ellenrieder, N. 2011. Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) of the Kwamalasamutu region, Suriname, pp. 56-78. In: O'Shea, B.J., L.E. Alonso & T.H. Larsen (eds.), A Rapid Biological Assessment of the Kwamalasamutu region, Southwestern Suriname. RAP Bulletin of biological Assessment 63, Conservation International, Arlington, VA. [ISBN 978-934151-50-1]
  89. Muniappan, R., Watson, G.W., Evans, G.A., Rauf, A., and von Ellenrieder, N. (2012) Cycad aulacaspis scale, a newly introduced insect pest in Indonesia. HAYATI Journal of Biosciences 19(3): 110-114. PDF available at http://journal.ipb.ac.id/index.php/hayati/issue/view/862/showToc
  90. von Ellenrieder, N. 2012. The levis-group of Orthemis revisited: A synopsis including a synonymy and description of six new species of Orthemis from South America (Odonata: Libellulidae). International Journal of Odonatology 15(3): 115-207. [ISSN 1388-7890]
  91. Dijkstra, K.-D. B., G. Bechly, S.M. Bybee, R.A. Dow, H.J. Dumont, G. Fleck, R.W. Garrison, M. Hämäläinen, V.J. Kalkman, H. Karube, M. L. May, A.G. Orr, D.R. Paulson, A.C. Rehn, G. Theischinger, J.W.H. Trueman, J. van Tol, N. von Ellenrieder & J. Ware. 2013. The classification and diversity of dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata), pp. 36-45. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal Biodiversity: An Outline of Higher-level Classification and Survey of Taxonomic Richness (Addenda 2013). Zootaxa 3703(1): 1-82. [ISSN 1175-5326]
  92. Garrison, R.W. & N. von Ellenrieder. 2013. A contribution to the study of the biodiversity of Odonata in Costa Rica with an emphasis on the genus Argia (Insecta: Odonata: Coenagrionidae). International Dragonfly Fund Report 62: 1-23 [ISSN 1435-3393]
  93. von Ellenrieder, N. 2013. A revision of Metaleptobasis Calvert (Odonata: Coenagrionidae) with seven synonymies and the description of eighteen new species from South America. Zootaxa 3738 (1): 001–155  [ISSN 1175-5326]
  94. von Ellenrieder, N. 2014. A synopsis of the Neotropical genus Nephepeltia (Odonata: Libellulidae), including description of a new species, synonymies, and a key to males. Zootaxa 3796 (1): 121–146 [ISSN 1175-5326]
  95. von Ellenrieder, N. & I.A. Stocks. 2014. A new species of mealybug in the genus Paracoccus Ezzat & McConnell from North America (Insecta: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae). Zootaxa  3873 (1): 025–036 [ISSN 1175-5326]
  96. von Ellenrieder, N., M. Hauser, S. Gaimari, T. Pham. 2015. First records of Macromia katae (Macromiidae) and Indothemis carnatica (Libellulidae) from Vietnam (Insecta: Odonata). Check List: The Journal of Biodiversity Data 11(1, Article 1514): 1-13. [ISSN 1809-127X] PDR available at http://biotaxa.org/cl/article/view/11.1.1514/10936
  97. Garrison, R.W., & N. von Ellenrieder. 2015. Damselflies of the genus Argia of the Guiana Shield (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Zootaxa 4042(1): 1–134. [ISSN 1175-5326] PDF available.
  98. von Ellenrieder, N., M. Hauser, S. Kinnee, J.E. O’Hara, J.O. Stireman III, P. Cerretti & D.M. Wood. 2015. First record of a tachinid fly parasitoid (Diptera: Tachinidae) on a dragonfly (Odonata: Calopterygidae). Studia Dipterologica. 21: 335-341. [ISSN 0945-3954]
  99. Cordero-Rivera, A., A.C. Encalada, R.A. Sánchez-Guillén, S. Santolamazza-Carbone & N. von Ellenrieder. 2016. The status of Rhionaeschna galapagoensis (Currie, 1901) with notes on its biology and a description of its ultimate instar larva (Odonata: Aeshnidae). Animal Biodiversity and Conservation. 39(1): 45–63. [ISSN 1578–665 X] PDF freely available
  100. von Ellenrieder, N., G.W. Watson, S. Kinnee, J.C. Franco & G. Mazzeo. 2016. Paracoccus leucadendri Mazzeo & Franco in Mazzeo, Franco & Russo, 2009, a junior synonym of Phenacoccus hakeae Williams, 1985 (Coccomorpha: Pseudococcidae). Zootaxa 4093 (4): 552–558.
  101. von Ellenrieder, N. & G.W. Watson. 2016. A new mealybug in the genus Pseudococcus Westwood (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha: Pseudococcidae) from North America, with a key to species of Pseudococcus from the New World. Zootaxa 4105 (1): 65-87.

Dr. Kevin Williams

Associate Insect Biosystematist (Kevin's webpage)

  1. Luz, D. R., B.B. Rosa, K.A. Williams, & G.A.R. Melo. 2016. An uncommon feeding habit: mutillid wasps (Hymenoptera, Mutillidae) visiting extrafloral nectaries in Malpighiaceae. Brazilian Journal of Biology AHEAD (2016): (link to early view).
  2. Azevedo, C.O., A.D. Molin, A. Penteado-Dias, A.C.C. Macedo, B. Rodriguez-V., B.Z.K. Dias, C. Waichert, D. Aquino, D.R. Smith, E.M. Shimbori, F.B. Noll, G.Gibson, H.C. Onody, J.M. Carpenter, J.E. Lattke, K.S. Ramos, K.A. Williams, L. Masner, L.S. Kimsey, M.T. Tavares, M. Olmi, M.L. Buffington, M. Ohl, M. Sharkey, N.F. Johnson, R. Kawada, R.M. Feitosa, R.B. Gonçalves, S.L. Heydon, T.M. Guerra, T.S.R. da Silva, & V. Costa. 2015. Checklist of the genera of Hymenoptera (Insecta) from Espírito Santo, Brazil. Boletim do Museu de Biologia Mello Leitão, 37(3): 313-343.
  3. Bartholomay, P.R., K.A. Williams, D.R. Luz, & E. Morato. 2015. Frigitilla gen. nov., a new genus of Amazonian Mutillidae (Hymenoptera). Zootaxa, 3957: 49–58.
  4. Bartholomay, P.R., K.A. Williams, G.C. Waldren, & M.L. De Oliveira. 2015. Corrections on the biology of Traumatomutilla André, 1901 (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Zootaxa, 3920(1), 198-200.
  5. Medal, J., A.S. Cruz, K.A. Williams, S. Fraser, D. Wolaver, T. Smith, & B.J. Davis. 2015. First Record of Paratelenomus saccharalis (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) on Kudzu Bug Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Florida. Florida Entomologist,98: 1250-1251.
  6. Wilson, J. S., J.P. Jahner, M.L. Forister, E.S. Sheehan, K.A. Williams, & J.P. Pitts. 2015. North American velvet ants form one of the world’s largest known Müllerian mimicry complexes. Current Biology, 25(16), R704-R706.
  7. Brothers, D.J., D.G. Manley, & K.A. Williams. 2014. Case 3643: Mutilla clytemnestra Fox, 1899 (currently Dasymutilla clytemnestra) and Mutilla clytemnestra Péringuey, 1899 (currently Mutilla dasya Péringuey, 1899): maintenance of current usage (Insecta, Hymenoptera, Aculeata, VESPOIDEA, MUTILLIDAE), Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 71: 13-16.
  8. Luz, D.R., & K.A. Williams. 2014. The first sexual associations in the genus Darditilla Casal, 1965 (Hymenoptera, Mutillidae). ZooKeys 454: 41-68.
  9. Waichert, C., C.O. Azevedo, R.B. Ferreira, & K.A. Williams. 2013. Range extension of Plumarius brasiliensis Penteado-Dias and Scatolini, 2003 (Hymenoptera: Plumariidae) in Northeastern Brazil. Check List, 9: 626-627.
  10. Williams, K.A., & J.P. Pitts. 2013. Mexican and Caribbean additions to the Dasymutilla bioculata species-group (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 106:429-436.
  11. Wilson, J.S., J.P. Jahner, K.A. Williams, & M.L. Forister. 2013. Ecological and evolutionary processes drive the origin and maintenance of imperfect mimicry. PLoS ONE, 8: e61610.
  12. Boehme, N.F., K.A. Williams, & J.P. Pitts. 2012. Faunal study of velvet ants (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) and their activity patterns and habitat preference at Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Nye County, Nevada, USA. Zootaxa, 2587: 1-45.
  13. Williams, K.A., D.G. Manley, M. Deyrup, C.D. von Dohlen, & J.P. Pitts. 2012. Systematic review of the Dasymutilla monticola species-group (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae): using phylogenetics to address species-group placement and sex associations. Zootaxa, 3554: 1-29.
  14. Wilson, J.S., K.A. Williams, M.L. Forister, C.D. von Dohlen, & J.P. Pitts. 2012. Rapid Evolution in overlapping mimicry rings among North American velvet ants. Nature Communications, 3:1272-1278.
  15. Wilson, J.S., S.L. Clark, K.A. Williams, & J.P. Pitts. 2012. Historical biogeography of the arid-adapted velvet ant Sphaeropthalma arota (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) reveals cryptic species. Journal of Biogeography, 39: 336-352.
  16. Williams, K.A., D.G. Manley, E.M. Pilgrim, C.D. von Dohlen, & J.P. Pitts. 2011. Multi-faceted assessment of species validity in the Dasymutilla bioculata species-group (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Systematic Entomology 36: 180-191.
  17. Williams, K.A., D.J. Brothers, & J.P. Pitts. 2011. New species of Tobantilla Casal, 1965 and a new genus and species, Gogoltilla chichikovi gen. et sp. nov., from Argentina (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Zootaxa, 3064: 41-68.
  18. Brabant, C., K. A. Williams, & J. P. Pitts. 2010. True females of the Photomorphus subgenus Photomorphina Schuster (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Zootaxa, 2559: 58–68.
  19. Pitts, J.P., J.S. Wilson, K.A. Williams, & N.F. Boehme. 2010. Nocturnal velvet ant males (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) of Deep Canyon, California including four new species and a fifth new species from Owens Lake Valley, California. Zootaxa, 2553: 1–34.
  20. Wilson, J.S., K.A. Williams, & J.P. Pitts. 2010. Preliminary Assessment of velvet ant (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) diversity in the deserts of southern California. Western North American Naturalist, 70 (2): 224-232.
  21. Wilson, J.S., K.A. Williams, C.F. Gunnell, & J.P. Pitts. 2010. Preliminary phylogeography of the widespread, arid-adapted antlion Brachynemurus sackeni Hagen (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontidae). Psyche: A Journal of Entomology 804709: 1-7.
  22. Wilson, J.S., K.A. Williams, D. Tanner, & J.P. Pitts. 2010. Nectaring by nocturnal velvet ants (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Southwestern Naturalist, 55:443-444.
  23. Pilgrim, E.M., K.A. Williams, D.G. Manley, & J.P. Pitts. 2009. Addressing the Dasymutilla quadriguttata species-group and species-complex (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae): several distinct species or a single, morphologically variable species? Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, 82 (3): 231-249.
  24. Pitts, J.P., J.S. Wilson, K.A. Williams, & N.F. Boehme. 2009. Velvet Ants (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) of the Algodones Sand Dunes of California, USA. Zootaxa, 2131: 1-53.
  25. Williams, K.A., & J.P. Pitts. 2009. Eight New species of Lomachaeta Mickel and the Synonymy of Smicromutilla Mickel (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 18: 227-243.
  26. Pilgrim, E.M., K.A. Williams, & J.P. Pitts. 2008. Sex association and synonymy in Southwestern U.S. species of Dasymutilla (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 84: 58-69.
  27. Williams, K.A., & J.P. Pitts. 2008. Three Species Masquerading as One: Updating the Taxonomy of Pseudomethoca russeola Mickel and P. donaeanae (Cockerell & Fox) (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 17: 127-133.
  28. Williams, K.A., & J.P. Pitts. 2007. New species of predominately temperate velvet ant genera Lomachaeta Mickel and Sphaeropthalma Blake from Central America and northern South America (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 133: 297-326.
  29. Williams, K.A. & D.G. Manley. 2006. A New Color Variant of Dasymutilla gloriosa (Saussure) from Mexico (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 82:103-104.
  30. Manley, D.G. & K.A. Williams. 2005. A New Color Variant of Dasymutilla atricauda Mickel from Imperial County, California (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 81:184-185.

Dr. Shaun L. Winterton

Senior Insect Biosystematist (Shaun's webpage)

  1. Winterton, S.L., N.B. Hardy, S.D. Gaimari, M. Hauser, H.N. Hill, K.C. Holston, M.E. Irwin, C.L. Lambkin, M.A. Metz, F. Turco, D. Webb, L. Yang, D.K. Yeates & B.M. Wiegmann. (2016) The phylogeny of stiletto flies (Diptera: Therevidae). Systematic Entomology, 41(1):144-161. [DOI: 10.1111/syen.12147].
  2. Breitkreuz, L.C.V., Winterton, S.L. & Engel, M.S. (2015) Revision of the green lacewing subgenus Ankylopteryx (Sencera) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae). Zookeys, 543: 111–127.
  3. Liu, X., Winterton, S.L., Wu, C, Piper, R. & Ohl, M. (2015) A new genus of mantidflies discovered in China, with a higher-level phylogeny of Mantispidae (Neuroptera) using DNA sequences and morphology. Systematic Entomology, 40, 183–206 [doi: 10.1111/syen.12096]
  4. Shi, C., Winterton, S.L. & Dong, R.  (2015) Phylogeny of split-footed lacewings (Neuroptera, Nymphidae), with descriptions of new Cretaceous-aged fossil species China. Cladistics, 31, 455–490.
  5. Winterton, S.L. & Brooks, S.J. (2015) Review of the green lacewing genus Chrysacanthia Lacroix with a new species from Nigeria (Neuroptera, Chrysopidae). Zookeys, 71–81.
  6. Winterton, S.L. & Garzón-Orduña, I.J. (2015) A new species of Glenochrysa Banks from Australia (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae). Zookeys 541, 79–85.
  7. Winterton, S.L. & Ware, J. (2015) Phylogeny, divergence times and biogeography of window flies (Scenopinidae) and the therevoid clade (Diptera: Asiloidea). Systematic Entomology, 40, 491–519.
  8. Cline, A.R., Skelley, P.E., Kinnee, S.A., Rooney-Latham, S., Winterton, S.L., Borkent, C.J. and Audisio, P. (2014) Interactions between a Sap Beetle, Sabal Palm, Scale Insect, Filamentous Fungi and Yeast, with Discovery of Potential Antifungal Compounds. PLoS ONE 9(2): e89295. [doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089295]
  9. Tauber, C.A. & Winterton, S.L. (2014) Third instar of the myrmecophilous Italochrysa insignis (Walker) from Australia (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae: Belonopterygini). Zootaxa, 3811, 95–106.
  10. Yan, Y., Wang, Y, Liu, X., Winterton, S.L. & Yang, D. (2014) The first mitochondrial genomes of Antlion (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontidae) and split-footed lacewing (Neuroptera: Nymphidae), with phylogenetic implications of Myrmeleontiformia. International Journal of Biological Sciences, 10, 895–908.
  11. Zhang, W., Liu, X., Winterton S.L. & Aspöck, U. (2014) Species of the pleasing lacewing genus Dilar Rambur (Neuroptera: Dilaridae) from islands of East Asia. Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 61, 124–153.
  12. Wang, Y., Liu, X., Winterton, S.L., Yan, Y., Chang, W., Yang, D. (2013) Comparative mitogenomic analysis reveals sexual dimorphism in a rare montane lacewing (Insecta: Neuroptera: Ithonidae). PLoS ONE, 8 (5): e83986. [doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0083986]
  13. Winterton, S.L. (2013) A new species of Agapophytus Guérin named for the late Donald Colless (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae). Zootaxa, 3680, 190-194 [doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3680.1.12]
  14. Zhao, J., Winterton, S.L. & Liu, Z. (2013) Ancestral gene organization in the mitochondrial genome of Thyridosmylus langii (McLachlan, 1870) (Neuroptera: Osmylidae) and implications for lacewing evolution. PLoS ONE, 8 (5): e62943 [doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0062943].
  15. Sziráki, G. & Winterton, S.L. (2012) An unusual Cryptoscenea Enderlein (Neuroptera: Coniopterygidae) species from Western Australia. Genus, 23, 419–424. [PDF]
  16. Wang, Y., Liu, X., Winterton, S.L. & Yang, D. (2012) The first mitochondrial genome for the fishfly subfamily Chauliodinae and implications for the higher phylogeny of Megaloptera. PLoS ONE, 7(10): e47302. [doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0047302].
  17. Yang, Q., Makarkin, V.N., Winterton, S.L., Khramov, A.V. & Ren, D. (2012) A remarkable new family of Jurassic Insects (Neuroptera) with primitive wing venation and its phylogenetic position in Neuropterida. PLoS ONE 7(9): e44762. [doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0044762]
  18. Winterton, S.L., Guek, H.P. & Brooks, S.J. (2012) A charismatic new species of green lacewing discovered in Malaysia (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae): the confluence of citizen scientist, online image database and cybertaxonomy, Zookeys, 214, 1–11. [doi: 10.3897/zookeys.214.3220]
  19. Winterton, S.L. (2012) Review of Australasian spider flies (Diptera: Acroceridae) with a revision of Panops Lamarck. Zookeys, 172, 7–75. [doi: 10.3897/zookeys.172.1889]
  20. Winterton, S.L. & Gillung, J.P. (2012) A new species of spider fly in the genus Sabroskya Schlinger from Malawi, with a key to Acrocerinae world genera (Diptera: Acroceridae). Zookeys, 171, 1–15. [doi: 10.3897/zookeys.171.2137]
  21. Winterton, S.L. & Lambkin, C.L. (2012) New Australian stiletto flies: revision of Manestella Metz and description of Medomega gen. nov. (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae). Zookeys, 240, 1-119. [doi: 10.3897/zookeys.240.2967]
  22. Winterton, S.L., Hauser, M. & Badrawy, H.B.M. (2012) A remarkable new genus of stiletto flies from Egypt, with a key to Palaearctic genera of Phycinae (Diptera: Therevidae). Zookeys, 184, 35–45. [doi: 10.3897/zookeys.184.2759]
  23. Winterton S.L. & Ferguson, D. (2012) New species of Vomerina Winterton (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae) from Australia. Zookeys 218, 65–75. [doi: 10.3897/zookeys.218.2380]
  24. Winterton, S.L. (2011a) Revision of the stiletto fly genera Acupalpa Kröber and Pipinnipons Winterton (Diptera, Therevidae, Agapophytinae) using cybertaxonomic methods, with a key to Australasian genera. Zookeys, 95, 29–78. [doi:10.3897/zookeys.95.1461]
  25. Winterton, S.L. (2011b) Review of the stiletto fly genus Actenomeros Winterton & Irwin (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae). Zookeys, 120, 55–63. [doi:10.3897/zookeys.120.1615]
  26. Winterton S.L. (2011c) New species of Prepseudatrichia Kelsey from Thailand (Diptera: Scenopinidae). Zookeys, 122, 39–44. [doi:10.3897/zookeys.122.1598]
  27. Winterton, S.L. & Gharali B. (2011) Iranotrichia gen. nov.: a new genus of Scenopinidae (Diptera) from Iran, with a key to window fly genera of the world. Zookeys, 138, 75–92. [doi:10.3897/zookeys.138.1821]
  28. Winterton, S.L. & Gaimari, S.D. (2011) Revision of South American window fly genus Heteromphrale Kröber, 1937 (Diptera: Scenopinidae). Zookeys, 84, 39–57. [doi:10.3897/zookeys.84.774]
  29. Gillung, J.P. & Winterton, S.L. (2011) New genera of philopotine spider flies (Diptera: Acroceridae) with a key to living and fossil genera. Zookeys, 127, 15–27. [doi:10.3897/zookeys.127.1824]
  30. Wang, Y, Winterton, S.L. & Liu, Z. (2011) Phylogeny and biogeography of Thyridosmylus (Neuroptera: Osmylidae). Systematic Entomology, 36, 330–339. [doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2010.00565.x]
  31. Winterton S.L. & Makarkin, V. (2010) Phylogeny of moth lacewings and giant lacewings (Neuroptera: Ithonidae, Polystoechotidae) using DNA sequence data, morphology and fossils. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 103, 511–522. [doi:10.1603/AN10026]
  32. Winterton S.L., Hardy, N.B. & Wiegmann B.M. (2010) On wings of lace: phylogeny and Bayesian divergence time estimates of Neuropterida (Insecta) based on morphological and molecular data. Systematic Entomology, 35, 349–378. [doi:10.111/j.1365-3113.2010.00521.x]
  33. Winterton, S.L. (2010) A new species of Stenobiella Tillyard (Neuroptera: Berothidae) from Australia. Zookeys, 64, 1–8. [doi:10.3897/zookeys.84.774]
  34. Aldrich, J.R., Lee, T.C., Zhang, Q.H., Torres, J., Winterton, S.L., Han, B., Miller, G.L. (2009) Prothoracic gland semiochemicals of green lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 35, 1181–1187. [doi:10.1007/s10886-009-9701-x]
  35. Winterton S.L. & Wiegmann B.M. (2009) Neuroptera. In S. Blair Hedges & Sudhir Kumar (Eds), The Time-tree of Life. Oxford University Press, New York. 572 pp.
  36. Winterton, S.L. (2009a) Revision of the stiletto fly genus Neodialineura Mann (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae): an empirical example of cybertaxonomy. Zootaxa, 2157: 1–33. [PDF]
  37. Winterton S.L. (2009b) ‘Scales and setae’. pp. 901-904. In R.T. Cardé & V.H. Resh (eds.), Encyclopedia of Insects. Academic Press/Elsevier Science, San Diego, USA. Encyclopedia of insects 2nd edition. 1024 pp.
  38. Winterton, S.L. (2009c) A new species of Pseudatrichia Osten Sacken (Diptera: Scenopinidae) from North America. Zootaxa, 2094: 36–41. [PDF]
  39. Winterton S.L. (2009d) Ch 14. Diptera Biodiversity Informatics. pp. 381–406. In T. Pape, D. Bickel & R. Meier (eds.). Diptera Diversity: Status, Challenges and Tools. Koninklijke Brill NV. pp. 449.
  40. Winterton, S.L. & Woodley N. (2009) New species of Metatrichia Coquillett (Diptera: Scenopinidae) from Australia and Venezuela. Zootaxa, 2094: 42–51. [PDF]
  41. La Salle, J., Wheeler, Q., Jackway, P., Winterton S., Hobern, D. & Lovell, D. (2009) Accelerating taxonomic discovery through automated character extraction. Zootaxa, 2217: 43–55. [PDF]
  42. Wiegmann, B.M., Trautwein, M.D., Kim, J., Cassel, B.K., Bertone, M.A., Winterton, S.L. & Yeates, D.K. (2009) Single-copy nuclear genes resolve the phylogeny of the holometabolous insect orders. BMC Biology, 7: 34. [doi:10.1186/1741-7007-7-34]
  43. Winterton, S.L. & Irwin, M.E. (2008) Kaurimyia gen. nov.: discovery of Apsilocephalidae (Diptera: Therevoid clade) in New Zealand. Zootaxa, 1779: 38–44. [PDF]
  44. Winterton, S.L. (2008) An unusual new species of Scenopinus Latreille (Diptera: Scenopinidae) from Australia. Zootaxa, 1895: 66–68. [PDF]
  45. Kerr, P.H. & Winterton, S.L. (2008) Do parasitic flies attack mites? Evidence in Baltic amber. Biological Journal of the Linnaean Society, 93: 9–13. [doi:10.1111/j.1095-8312.2007.00935.x]
  46. Winterton, S.L. (2007a) Revision of the Australian stiletto fly genus Acatopygia Kröber (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae). Zootaxa, 1405: 51–62. [PDF]
  47. Winterton, S.L. (2007b) New species of Laxotela Winterton & Irwin from Australia (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae). Zootaxa, 1407: 43–55. [PDF]
  48. Winterton, S.L. (2007c) New species of Nanexila Winterton & Irwin and Taenogera Kröber from Australia (Diptera: Therevidae). Zootaxa, 1413: 55–64. [PDF]
  49. Winterton, S.L. (2007d) New species of Acraspisoides Hill & Winterton and Bonjeania Irwin & Lyneborg (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae), with the description of a new genus. Zootaxa, 1438: 1–25. [PDF]
  50. Winterton, S.L., Wiegmann, B.M. & Schlinger, E.I. (2007) Molecular phylogeny and Bayesian divergence time estimates of small-headed flies (Diptera: Acroceridae). Molecular Phylogenetics & Evolution, 43, 808–832. [doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2006.08.015]
  51. Hauser, M. & Winterton, S.L. (2007) A new fossil genus of small headed fly (Diptera: Acroceridae) from Baltic amber. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 100: 152–156. [doi: 10.1603/0013-8746(2007)100[152:ANFGOS]2.0.CO;2]
  52. Walter D.E. & Winterton S.L. (2007) Keys and the Crisis in Taxonomy: Extinction or Reinvention? Annual Review of Entomology, 52: 193–208. [doi:10.1146/annurev.ento.51.110104.151054]
  53. Penny, N.D. & Winterton S.L. (2007) Rediscovery of the unusual genus Ormiscocerus (Neuroptera: Berothidae: Cyrenoberothinae). Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 58: 1–6. [PDF]
  54. Winterton, S.L. (2006a) New species of Eupsilocephala Kröber from Australia (Diptera: Therevidae). Zootaxa, 1372: 17–25. [PDF]
  55. Winterton, S.L. (2006b) Aberrant wing venation in Apochrysa lutea (Walker) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae: Apochrysinae) from Australia. Australian Entomologist, 33: 143–146.
  56. Winterton, S.L. & DeFreitas S. (2006) Molecular phylogeny of the green lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) Australian Journal of Entomology, 45: 235–243. [doi:10.1111/j.1440-6055.2006.00537.x]
  57. Winterton, S.L. & Kerr, P.K. (2006) A new species of Alloxytropus Bezzi (Diptera: Scenopinidae: Proratinae) from Israel. Zootaxa, 1155: 41–50. [PDF]
  58. Winterton, S.L. & J. Scher (2006) ‘Aquarium and Pond Plants of the World. 2nd edition’. Lucid key. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), ver 1. (CD publication). Revised and upgraded version of the popular interactive key to world genera of aquatic plants traded in the aquarium and pond plant industry for quarantine officials. [Link]
  59. Winterton, S.L., Skevington, J.H. & Lambkin, C.L. (2005) ‘Stiletto flies of Australasia (Diptera: Therevidae)’. Online Lucid3 Interactive key and website.  California Department of Food & Agriculture, Agriculture Canada and CSIRO. ver 1. [Link]
  60. Winterton, S.L. & Metz, M.A. (2005) Cyrtosathe gen. n.: the first non-scenopinine window-fly from sub-Saharan Africa (Diptera: Scenopinidae). Zootaxa 975: 1–12. [PDF]
  61. Winterton, S.L. (2005) A new species of Propebrevitrichia Kelsey (Diptera: Scenopinidae: Scenopininae) from Botswana. Zootaxa 818: 1–8. [PDF]
  62. Winterton, S.L. (2004a) ‘Lacewings (Neuroptera)’ In ‘Gzimek’s Animal Encyclopedia’ vol . 3. ‘Insects’ pp. 305– 314. Schlager Press, Chicago, USA.
  63. Winterton, S.L. (2004b) Are hind coxal knobs a synapomorphy for therevids?: An unusual new species of Anabarhynchus Macquart from Australia (Diptera: Therevidae: Therevinae).  Zootaxa 413: 1–8. [PDF]
  64. Winterton, S.L. (2004c) ‘Aquarium and Pond Plants of the World’. Lucid key. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), ver 1. (CD publication).
  65. Hill, H.N. & Winterton, S.L. (2004) Acraspisoides- a new genus of Stiletto-flies from Australia (Diptera: Therevidae). Zootaxa 414: 1–15. [PDF]
  66. Winterton, S.L. (2003a) Molecular Phylogeny of Neuropterida with Emphasis on the Lacewings (Neuroptera). Entomologische Abhandlungen 61 (2): 158–160.
  67. Winterton, S.L. (2003b) ‘Scales and setae’. In R.T. Cardé & V.H. Resh (eds.), Encyclopedia of Insects. pp.1017-1020. Academic Press/Elsevier Science, San Diego, USA.
  68. Winterton, S.L. & Brooks, S.J. (2002) Phylogeny of the apochrysine green lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae: Apochrysinae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95: 16–28. [doi:10.1603/0013-8746(2002)095[0016:POTAGL]2.0.CO;2]
  69. Winterton, S.L. (2002a) ‘Molecular Systematics of Diptera’. In J.H. Skevington and P.T. Dang (eds), ‘Exploring the diversity of flies (Diptera)’. Biodiversity [feature article] 3(4): 21–22.
  70. Winterton, S.L. (2002b) ‘Aquatic plant cultivation’. In Weed Biocontrol: The theory and practical application of biological control of weeds. M. Julien & G. White (eds.). ACIAR Monograph.
  71. Lambkin, C. L., Lee, M.S., Winterton, S.L. & Yeates D.K. (2002) Partition Bremer Support and multiple trees. Cladistics 18: 436–444. [doi:10.1111/j.1096-0031.2002.tb00159.x]
  72. Metz, M.A., Winterton, S.L. & Irwin, M.E. (2002) Notes on the functional morphology of terminalia from Prorates ballmeri Nagatomi & Liu (Diptera: Scenopinidae: Proratinae) collected while in copula, with a description of the previously unknown female. Zootaxa 76: 1–12. [PDF]
  73. Winterton, S.L. & Irwin, M.E. (2001) Phylogenetic revision of Agapophytus Guérin (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae). Invertebrate Taxonomy 15: 467–526. [doi:10.1071/IT00027]
  74. Winterton, S.L., Yang, L., Wiegmann, B.M. & Yeates, D.K. (2001) Phylogenetic revision of Agapophytinae subf. n. (Diptera: Therevidae) based on molecular and morphological evidence. Systematic Entomology 26: 173–211. [doi:10.1046/j.1365-3113.2001.00142.x]
  75. Winterton, S.L. (2000) Phylogenetic revision of Acupalpa Kröber (Diptera: Therevidae: Agapophytinae). Insect Systematics and Evolution 31: 225–240. [doi: 10.1163/187631200X00417]
  76. Winterton, S.L., Skevington, J.H., Irwin, M.E. & Yeates, D.K. (2000) Phylogenetic revision of Bonjeania Irwin & Lyneborg(Diptera: Therevidae). Systematic Entomology 25: 295–324. [doi:10.1046/j.1365-3113.2000.00107.x]
  77. Heard, T.A. & Winterton, S.L. (2000) Interactions between nutrient status and weevil herbivory in the biological control of water hyacinth. Journal of Applied Ecology 37: 117–127. [doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2664.2000.00480.x]
  78. Winterton, S.L. (1999) Obligatory ontogenetic colour change correlated with sexual maturity in adult Chrysoperla congrua (Walker) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae). Australian Journal of Entomology 38: 120–123. [doi:10.1046/j.1440-6055.1999.00090.x]
  79. Winterton, S.L. & Irwin, M.E. (1999) Laxotela- a new genus of Therevidae (Diptera) from Australia. Entomologica Scandinavica 30: 299–310. [doi:10.1163/187631200X00138]
  80. Winterton, S.L., Irwin, M.E. & Yeates, D.K. (1999a) Systematics of Nanexila gen. nov. (Diptera: Therevidae) from Australia. Invertebrate Taxonomy 13: 237–308. [doi:10.1071/IT97029]
  81. Winterton, S.L., Irwin, M.E. & Yeates, D.K. (1999b) Phylogenetic revision of the Taenogera Kröber genus-group (Diptera: Therevidae), with descriptions of two new genera. Australian Journal of Entomology 38: 274–290. [doi:10.1046/j.1440-6055.1999.00126.x]
  82. Winterton, S.L., Merritt, D., O’Toole, A., Irwin, M.E. & Yeates, D.K. (1999c) Morphology and histology of the spermathecal sac, a novel structure in the female reproductive system of Therevidae (Diptera: Asiloidea). International Journal of Insect Morphology and Embryology 28: 273–279. [doi:10.1016/S0020-7322(99)00030-6]
  83. Winterton, S.L. (1997) ‘Aquatic plant cultivation’. In M. Julien & G. White (eds), Biological Control of Weeds: theory and practical application. pp.: 151–156. ACIAR Monograph, 49.
  84. Winterton, S.L. & Brancatini,V.A. (1996) New information on Brinckochrysa Tjeder and Ankylopteryx Brauer (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae), with descriptions of genitalia of A. basalis Kimmins and A. rieki New. Australian Entomologist 23: 21–26.
  85. Winterton, S.L. (1995a) A new species of Mallada Navás (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) from Australia with a key to species. Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 34: 23–27. [doi:10.1111/j.1440-6055.1995.tb01270.x]
  86. Winterton, S.L. (1995b) A new genus and species of Apochrysinae (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) from Australia, with a checklist of Australian Chrysopidae. Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 34: 139–145. [doi:10.1111/j.1440-6055.1995.tb01306.x]
  87. Winterton, S.L. (1995c) Sexual Dimorphism in Mallada traviata (Banks) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae). Australian Entomologist 22:123–124.
  88. Lambkin, K.J. & Winterton, S.L. (1995) Chapter 26, ‘Lacewings (Neuroptera)’. In Wildlife of Greater Brisbane. Queensland Museum Publication.
  89. Murray, D.A.H., Rynne, K.P., Winterton, S.L., Bean, J.A. & Lloyd, R.J. (1995) Effect of host plant on parasitism of Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) by Hyposoter didymator Thunberg (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) and Cotesia kazak (Telenga) (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 34: 71–73. [doi:10.1111/j.1440-6055.1995.tb01284.x]
  90. Winterton, S.L. (1994) Cryptocoryne Fischer: aspects of aquatic plant growth and ecology. Superfish (Queensland Cichlid Group publication) Sept-October issue, pp.: 6–9.

Nematology Laboratory

Dr. John Chitambar

Senior Plant Nematologist (John's webpage)

  1. Subbotin S.A., Stanley J.D., Ploeg A.T., Tanha Maafi Z., Tzortzakakis E.A., Chitambar J.J., Palomares-Rius J.E., Castillo P. & Inserra R.N. 2015. Characterisation of populations of Longidorus orientalis Loof, 1982 (Nematoda: Dorylaimida) from date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) in the USA and other countries and incongruence of phylogenies inferred from ITS1 rRNA and coxI genes. Nematology 17: 459-477.
  2. Chitambar J.J. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. Systematics of the Sheath Nematodes of the Superfamily Hemicycliophoroidea. Nematology Monograps and Perspectives, Volume 10 (Series Editors: Hunt, D.J. & Perry, R.N.). Leiden, The Netherlands, Brill, 732 pp. Link
  3. Subbotin S.A., Chitambar J.J., Chizhov V.N., Stanley J.D., Inserra R.N., Doucet M.E., McClure M., Ye W., Yeates G.W., Mollov D.S., Cantalapiedra-Navarrete C., Vovlas N., Van Den Berg E. & Castillo P. 2014. Molecular phylogeny, diagnostics, and diversity of plant-parasitic nematodes of the genus Hemicycliophora (Nematoda: Hemicycliophoridae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 171: 475-506.
  4. Inserra R.N., Stanley J.D., Troccoli A., Chitambar J. & Subbotin S.A. 2013. Disregarding ZooBank registration results in the unavailability of Hemicaloosia graminis Zeng et al., 2012 (Nematoda, Tylenchida) under the ICZN Code. ZooKey 309: 71-73.
  5. Inserra R.N., Stanley J.D., Troccoli A., Chitambar J. & Subbotin S.A. 2013. Hemicaloosia vagisclera n. sp. (Nematoda: Caloosiidae) from Bermuda grass in Florida and its phylogenetic relationships with other criconematids. Nematology 15: 23-39.
  6. Chitambar J. J., K. Dong, S. A. Subbotin and R. Luna. 2007. Do exotic and invasive plant-parasitic nematodes exist in California’s agricultural production sites? Journal of Nematology, 39:91 (Abstract).
  7. Chitambar, John J. and Howard Ferris. 2005. Geocenamus angelescresti n. sp., a diagnostic key and compendium to the species of the genus Geocoenamus Thorne & Malek, 1968 (Nematoda: Belonolaimidae). Journal of Nematology, 37 : 429-437.
  8. Chitambar, John J. 2005. Protocol for collecting and handling plant and soil samples for the detection of plant parasitic nematodes at the Nematology Laboratory, Plant Pest Diagnostics Branch, California Department of Food and Agriculture. [PDF freely available]
  9. Ke Dong, John Chitambar, Robert Hackney and Rene Luna. 2005. California statewide nematode survey project. California Plant Pest and Pest Disease Report, 22 (1): 38-41.
  10. Inserra, R., J. J. Chitambar, D. J. Chitwood and Z . Handoo. 2005. The potato pathotype of the False-Root knot nematode, Nacobbus aberrans. Working group of the exotic nematode pest list. [PDF freely available]
    Ferris Howard, Karen Jetter, Inga Zasada, John Chitambar, Robert C. Venette, Karen M. Klonsky, and J. Ole Becker. 2003. Risk Assessment of Plant Parasitic Nematodes, In Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology, Economics for Biosecurity. Edited by Daniel A. Sumner. Iowa State Press, Ames.265 p.
  11. Duarte, E. O., J. J. Chitambar, S. B. Opp, and E. B. Lyke. 2003. Ecological study of a marine nematode community in southern San Francisco Bay. Journal of Nematology 35:334 [Abstract].
  12. Raski, D., I. Thomason, J Chitambar and H. Ferris. 2002. A History of Nematology in California (120 p). [PDF freely available]
  13. Chitambar, John J. 2002. Preliminary studies on the culturing and feeding activity of a predatory nematode, Diplenteron sp. Plant Pest Diagnostics Branch Annual Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture, 23-25.
  14. Chitambar John J. 2001. Testing seeds for plant parasitic nematodes: an improved method for nematode extraction and analysis. Plant Pest Diagnostics Branch Annual Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture, 23-25.
  15. Chitambar, John J., Gholamreza Babajani, and Vahe Minassian. 2001. SEM observations and morphometrics of Hemicycliophora belemnis Germani & Luc, 1973 and Paratylenchus bukowinensis Micoletzky, 1922 from Iran. Nematology 3 (8) 743-751.
    Chitambar, John J. 1999. The white-tip of rice nematode in California. California Plant Pest and Disease Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture, 17 (1-2):28-40.
  16. Chitambar, J. J. and E. O. Duarte. 1999. Some marine and terrestrial nematodes found in coastal regions of Sonoma County, California. Journal of Nematology, 31:528 (Abstract).
  17. Griesbach, J. A., J. J. Chitambar, M. J. Hamerlynck, and E. O. Duarte. 1999. A comparative analysis of extraction procedures for the recovery of seed-borne nematodes from seed samples. Journal of Nematology, 31:537 (Abstract).
  18. Griesbach, J. A., J. J. Chitambar, M. J. Hamerlynck, and E. O. Duarte. 1999. A comparative analysis of extraction methods for the recovery of Anguina sp. from grass seed samples. Journal of Nematology 31:635-640.
  19. Chitambar, John. 1998. Detection of the White Tip of Rice Nematode in California. California Plant Pest and Disease Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture, 16:65.
  20. Chitambar, John J. 1998. A brief review of the Reniform Nematode, Rotylenchulus reniformis. California Plant Pest and Disease Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture, 16 (3-6):66-70.
  21. Chitambar, John J. 1998. A brief review of the Burrowing Nematode, Radopholus similis. California Plant Pest and Disease Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture, 16 (3-6):71-73.
  22. Chitambar, J. J., T. R. Mahato, and B. D. V. Marino. 1997. A new species of Hemicycliophora from Biosphere 2 in Arizona. Journal of Nematology, 29:573 (Abstract).
  23. Chitambar, J. J., T. R. Mahato, M. A. McClure, and B. D. V. Marino. 1997. Description of Hemicycliophora biosphaera n. sp. from Arizona (Nemata: Criconematidae). Journal of Nematology, 29:329-335.
  24. Chitambar, John J. 1997. A brief review of the genus Xiphinema spp., the Dagger Nematode, with emphasis on X. americanum, X. index and X. diversicaudatum in California. California Plant Pest and Disease Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture, 16 (1-2):25-30.
  25. Chitambar, John. 1996. Using a 500 mesh sieve to extract plant parasitic nematodes. California Plant Pest and Disease Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture 15:83.
  26. Chitambar, John, Donald Strong, and Edmund Duarte. 1996. Natural occurrence of the Stem and Bulb Nematode and the Chrysanthemum Foliar Nematode in Bodega Bay, Sonoma County. California Plant Pest and Disease Report, California Department of Food and Agriculture 15:84-86.
  27. Chitambar, J. J. 1995. Redescription of Oigolaimella carinata Zullini, 1981 (Nemata: Diplogastrida). Nematologica 41:145-152.
  28. Chitambar, John, J. 1994. Morphology and life-history studies on Hemicycliophora poranga Monteiro and Lordello, 1978 Nemata: Criconematidae. Fundamental and Applied Nematology 17:521-525.
  29. Chitambar, John, J. 1993. Host range of Hemicycliophora poranga and its pathogenicity on tomato. Fundamental and Applied Nematology 16:557-561.
  30. Chitambar, John, J. 1992. SEM observation of species of Ogma Southern, 1914 and Criconemella De Grisse & Loof, 1965 (Nemata: Criconematidae). Fundamental and Applied Nematology 15:297-303.
  31. Chitambar, John J. 1991. On the genus Deladenus Thorne, 1941 (Nemata: Allantonematidae). Review of the mycetophagous stage. Revue de Nématologie 14:427-444.
  32. Chitambar, John J. 1990. Description of a new predaceous nematode Monobutlerius macrogubernaculum n. sp. (Nemata: Diplogastridae). Revue de Nématologie 13:369-373.
  33. Chitambar, J. J. and E. Mae Noffsinger. 1989. Taxonomy and postembryonic stages of the nematode predator Odontopharynx longicaudata de Man, 1912 (Diplogasterida). Journal of Nematology 21:189-201.
  34. Chitambar, J. J. and E. Mae Noffsinger. 1989. Predaceous behavior and life history of Odontopharynx longicaudata (Diplogasterida). Journal of Nematology 21:284-291.
  35. Chitambar, J. J. and E. M. Noffsinger. 1986. Life cycle and morphology of a predaceous nematode, Odontopharynx sp. (Diplogasterida: Odontopharyngidae). Journal of Nematology 18:636 (Abstract).
  36. Chitambar, J. J. and D. J. Raski. 1985. Life history of Pratylenchus vulnus on carrot discs. Journal of Nematology 17:235-236.
  37. Chitambar, J. J. and D. J. Raski. 1984. Reactions of grape rootstocks to Pratylenchus vulnus and Meloidogyne spp. Journal of Nematology 16:166-170.
  38. Chitambar, J. and Pramila Gupta. 1977. Some new host records for phytonematodes. The Allahabad Farmer 68:299-300.

Dr. Ke Dong

Senior Plant Nematologist (Ke's webpage)

  1. Dong, K., K. R. Barker, and C. H. Opperman, 2005. Virulence genes in Heterodera glycines: allele frequencies and Ror gene groups among field isolates and inbred lines. Phytopathology 95:186-191.
  2. Barker, K. R. and K. Dong. 2004. Nematode Infestations: Assessment. Page 788-792. In “Encyclopedia of Plant and Crop Science” edited by R.M. Goodman. Marcel Dekker Inc. New York. USA. (http://www.dekker.com/sdek/issues~db=enc~content=t713172971)
  3. Lehman, P. S., J.A. Brito, K. Dong, Z. A. Handoo, R Inserra, T. Powers, and L. Millar. 2002. Creation of a list of exotic nematode plant pests of agricultural and environmental significance to the United States with associated selection criteria and fact sheets. Society of Nematologist website. (http://nematode.unl.edu/son/projectpest.htm)
  4. Dong, K., R. A. Dean, B. A. Fortnum, and S. A. Lewis. 2001. Development of PCR primers to identify species of root-knot nematodes: Meloidogyne arenaria, M. hapla, M. incognita and M. javanica. Nematropica 31: 271-280.
  5. Dong, K., R. A. Dean, B. A. Fortnum, and S. A. Lewis. 2001. A species-specific DNA probe for the identification of Meloidogyne hapla. Nematropica 31: 17-23.
  6. Millar, L., P. Lehman, R. Inserra, T. Powers, J. Brito, K. Dong, and Z. Handoo. 2004. A List of Exotic Nematode Plant Pests of Agricultural and Environmental Significance to the United States. (Abstract) Journal of Nematology. 36(3): 334.
  7. Dong, K., C. H. Opperman and K. R. Barker. 1997. Genetics of soybean-Heterodera glycines interactions. Journal of Nematology 29 (4): 509-522
  8. Dong, K. and C. H. Opperman. 1997. Genetic analysis of parasitism in soybean cyst nematode Heterodera glycines. Genetics 146 (4): 1311-1318.
  9. Opperman, C. H., K. Dong, and S. Chang. 1995. Genetic analysis of the soybean – Heterodera glycines interaction. Page 65-76. In “Advances in Molecular Plant Nematology” edited by F. lamberti, C. De Giorgi and D. Bird. NATO ASI Series A. Life Sciences Vol. 268.

Dr. Sergei Subbotin

Senior Plant Nematologist (Sergei's webpage)

  1. Van den Berg E., Palomares-Rius J.E., Vovlas N., Tiedt L.R., Castillo P. & Subbotin S.A. 2016. Morphological and molecular characterisation of one new and several known species of the reniform nematode, Rotylenchulus Linford & Oliveira, 1940 (Hoplolaimidae: Rotylenchulinae), and a phylogeny of the genus. Nematology 18: 67-107.
  2. Vovlas N., Troccoli A., Palomares-Rius J.E., De Luca F., Cantalapiedra-Navarrete C., Liebanas G., Landa B.B., Subbotin S.A. & Castillo P. 2016. A new stem nematode, Ditylenchus oncogenus n. sp. (Nematoda: Tylenchida), parasitizing sowthistle from Adriatic coast dunes in southern Italy. Journal of Helminthology 90: 152-165.
  3. Subbotin S.A. 2015. Heterodera sturhani sp. n. from China, a new species of the Heterodera avenae species complex (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae). Russian Journal of Nematology 23: 145-152.
  4. Vovlas N., Vovlas A., Leonetti P., Liébanas G., Castillo P., Subbotin S.A. & Palomares Rius J.E. 2015. Parasitism effects on white clover by root-knot and cyst nematodes and molecular separation of Heterodera daverti from H. trifolii. European Journal of Plant Pathology 143: 833-845.
  5. Brito J.A., Subbotin S.A., Han H., Stanley J.D. & Dickson D.W. 2015. Molecular Characterization of Meloidogyne christiei Golden and Kaplan, 1986 (Nematoda, Meloidogynidae) topotype population infecting Turkey oak (Quercus laevies) in Florida. Journal of Nematology 47: 169-175.
  6. Tanha Maafi Z, Subbotin S.A., Sturhan D., Barooti S. & Majd Taheri Z. 2015. Characterisation of Longidorus iranicus Sturhan & Barooti, 1983 (Nematoda: Longidoridae) from Iran and synonymisation of L. moesicus Lamberti, Choleva& Agostinelli, 1983. Russian Journal of Nematology 23: 21-28.
  7. Ryss A., Polyanina K.S., Popovichev B.G. & Subbotin, S.A. 2015. Description of Bursaphelenchus ulmophilus sp. n. (Nematoda: Parasitaphelenchinae) associated with Dutch elm disease of Ulmus glabra Huds. in the Russian North West. Nematology 15: 685-703.
  8. Madani M., Tenuta M., Chizhov V.N. & Subbotin S.A. 2015. Diagnostics of stem and bulb nematodes, Ditylenchus weischeri and D. dipsaci (Nematoda: Anguinidae), using PCR with species-specific primers. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology 37: 212-220.
  9. Subbotin S.A., Stanley J.D., Ploeg A.T., Tanha Maafi Z., Tzortzakakis E.A., Chitambar J.J., Palomares-Rius J.E., Castillo P. & Inserra R.N. 2015. Characterisation of populations of Longidorus orientalis Loof, 1982 (Nematoda: Dorylaimida) from date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) in the USA and other countries and incongruence of phylogenies inferred from ITS1 rRNA and coxI genes. Nematology 17: 459-477.
  10. Van den Berg E., Tiedt L.R., Inserra R., Stanley J.D., Vovlas N., Palomares-Rius J.E, Castillo P. & Subbotin S.A. 2015. Characterisation of a topotype and other populations of Hemicriconemoides strictathecatus Esser, 1960 (Nematoda: Criconematidae) from Florida with description of H. phoenicis sp. n. from the USA Nematology 17: 265-300.
  11. Kornobis F.W., Susulovska S., Susulovsky A. & Subbotin S.A. 2015. Morphological and molecular characterisation of Paralongidorus rex Andrássy, 1986 (Nematoda: Longidoridae) from Poland and Ukraine. European Journal of Plant Pathology 141: 385-395.
  12. Subbotin S.A., Vovlas N., Yeates G.W., Hallmann J., Kiewnick S., Chizhov V.N., Manzanilla-Lopez R.H., Inserra R.N. & Castillo P. 2015. Morphological and molecular characterisation of Helicotylenchus pseudorobustus (Steiner, 1914) Golden, 1956 and related species (Tylenchida: Hoplolaimidae) with a phylogeny of the genus. Nematology 17: 27-52.
  13. Chitambar J.J. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. Systematics of the Sheath Nematodes of the SuperfamilyHemicycliophoroidea. Nematology Monographs and Perspectives, Volume 10 (Series Editors: Hunt, D.J. & Perry, R.N.). Leiden, The Netherlands, Brill, 732 pp. Link
  14. Tenuta M., Madami M., Briar S., Molina O., Gulden R. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. Occurrence of Ditylenchus weischeri and not D. dipsaci in field pea harvest samples and Cirsium arvense in the Canadian Prairies. Journal of Nematology 46: 376–384.
  15. Handoo Z.A., Palomares-Rius J.E., Cantalapiedra-Navarrete C., Liebanas G., Subbotin S.A. & Castillo P. 2014. Integrative taxonomy of the stunt nematodes of the genera Bitylenchus and Tylenchorhynchus (Nematoda, Telotylenchidae) with description of two new species and a molecular phylogeny. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 231-264.
  16. Inserra R.N., Stanley J.D., Ochoa A., Schubert T.S., Subbotin S.A., Crow W.T. & McSorley R. 2014. Hemicriconemoides species as crop damaging parasitic nematodes in Florida. Nematology Circular. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Division of Plant Industry 223: 6 pp.
  17. Ghaderi R., Karegar A., Niknam G. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. Phylogenetic relationships of Telotylenchidae Siddiqi, 1960 and Merliniidae Siddiqi, 1971 (Nematoda: Tylenchida) from Iran, as inferred from the analysis of the D2D3 expansion fragments of 28S rRNA gene sequences. Nematology 16: 863-877.
  18. Chizhov V.N., Pridannikov M.V., Peneva V. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. Morphological and molecular characterisation of the Saratov population of the European dagger nematode, Xiphinema diversicaudatum (Nematoda: Dorylaimida), with notes on phylogeography of the species. Nematology 16: 847-862.
  19. Subbotin S.A., Chitambar J.J., Chizhov V.N., Stanley J.D., Inserra R.N., Doucet M.E., McClure M., Ye W., Yeates G.W., Mollov D.S., Cantalapiedra-Navarrete C., Vovlas N., Van Den Berg E. & Castillo P. 2014. Molecular phylogeny, diagnostics, and diversity of plant-parasitic nematodes of the genus Hemicycliophora (Nematoda: Hemicycliophoridae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 171: 475-506.
  20. Van den Berg E., Tiedt L.R., Inserra R., Stanley J.D., Vovlas N., Palomares-Rius J.E, Castillo P. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. Morphological and molecular characterisation of some Hemicriconemoides species (Nematoda: Criconematidae) together with a phylogeny of the genus. Nematology 16: 519-553.
  21. Van den Berg E., Tiedt L.R. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. Morphological and molecular characterisation of several Paratylenchus Micoletzky, 1922 (Tylenchida: Paratylenchidae) species from South Africa and USA, together with some taxonomic notes. Nematology 16: 323-358.
  22. Morales-Montero P., Flores S., Subbotin S.A. & San-Blas E. 2014. First report of Ditylenchus gallaeformans (Tylenchida: Anguinidae) inducing galls on Clidemia fendleri (Melastomataceae) from Venezuela. Nematropica 45: 241-246.
  23. Cid del Prado Vera I. & Subbotin S.A. 2014. A new cyst nematode, Cactodera torreyanae sp. n. (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae), parasitising romerito, Suaeda torreyana, in Texcoco, Mexico. Nematology 16: 163-174.
  24. Maafi, Z.T., Taheri, Z.M., Subbotin, S.A. 2013. First report of the giant stem nematode, Ditylenchus gigas, from broad bean in Iran. Plant Disease 97: 1005-1006.
  25. Ryss A.Y., McClure M.A., Nischwitz C., Dhiman C., Subbotin S.A. 2013. Redescription of Robustodorus megadorus with molecular characterization and analysis of its phylogenetic position within the family Aphelenchoididae. Journal of Nematology 45: 237-252.
  26. Subbotin S.A. 2013. Order Tylenchida Thorne, 1949. In: Handbook of Zoology. Nematoda (Schmidt-Rhaesa, A., Ed.) pp. 1-24 pp, De Gruyter, Germany. Link
  27. Subbotin S.A., Rogozhin E.A. & Chizhov V.N. 2013. Molecular characterisation and diagnostics of some Longidorus species (Nematoda: Longidoridae) from Russia and other countries using rRNA genes. European Journal of Plant Pathology 138: 377-390.
  28. Subbotin S.A., Waeyenberge L. & Moens M. 2013. Molecular Systematics. In: Plant Nematology (Perry, R.N. & Moens, M., Eds.) pp. 41-72, CABI, UK.
  29. Turner S.J. & Subbotin S.A. 2013. Cyst Nematodes. In: Plant Nematology (Perry, R.N. & Moens, M., Eds). pp. 110-143, CABI, UK.
  30. Inserra R.N., Stanley J.D., Troccoli A., Chitambar J. & Subbotin S.A. 2013. Disregarding ZooBank registration results in the unavailability of Hemicaloosia graminis Zeng et al., 2012 (Nematoda, Tylenchida) under the ICZN Code. ZooKey 309: 71-73.
  31. Majd Taheri, Z., Tanha Maafi Z., Subbotin S.A., Pourjam E. & Eskandari A. 2013. Molecular and phylogenetic studies on Pratylenchidae from Iran with additional data on Pratylenchus delattrei, Pratylenchoides alkani and two unknown species of Hirschmanniella and Pratylenchus. Nematology 15: 633-651.
  32. Van den Berg E, Tiedt L.R., Coyne D.L., Ploeg A.T., Navas-Cortés J.A., Roberts P.A., Yeates G.W. & Subbotin S.A. 2013. Morphological and molecular characterisation and diagnostics of some species of Scutellonema Andrássy, 1958 (Tylenchida: Hoplolaimidae) with a molecular phylogeny of the genus. Nematology 15: 719-745.
  33. Álvarez-Ortega S., Subbotin S.A. & Peña-Santiago R. 2013. Morphological and molecular study of Californian species of the genus Aporcelaimellus Heyns, 1965 (Dorylaimida: Aporcelaimidae). Nematology 15: 431-449.
  34. Álvarez-Ortega S., Subbotin S.A. & Peña-Santiago R. 2013. Morphological and molecular characterisation of Aporcelaimellus simplex (Thorne & Swanger, 1936) Loof & Coomans, 1970 and a new concept for Aporcella Andrássy, 2002 (Dorylaimida: Aporcelaimidae). Nematology 15: 165-178.
  35. Álvarez-Ortega S., Subbotin S.A. & Peña-Santiago R. 2013. Morphological and molecular characterisation of Californian species of Metaporcelaimus Lordello, 1965 (Dorylaimida, Aporcelaimidae), with a new concept of the genus. Nematology 15: 251-278.
  36. Oliveira R.D.L, Santin Â.M., Seni D.J., Dietrich A., Salazar L.A., Subbotin S.A., Mundo-Ocampo M., Goldenberg R. & Barreto R.W. 2013. Ditylenchus gallaeformans sp. n. (Tylenchida: Anguinidae) – a neotropical nematode with biocontrol potential against weedy Melastomataceae. Nematology 15: 179-196.
  37. Cantalapiedra-Navarrete C., Navas-Cortés J.A., Liébanas G., Vovlas N., Subbotin S.A., Palomares-Rius J.E, Castillo P. 2013 Comparative molecular and morphological characterisations in the nematode genus Rotylenchus: Rotylenchus paravitis n. sp., an example of cryptic speciation. Zoologischer Anzeiger 252: 246–268.
  38. Inserra R.N., Stanley J.D., Troccoli A., Chitambar J. & Subbotin S.A. 2013. Hemicaloosia vagisclera n. sp. (Nematoda: Caloosiidae) from Bermuda grass in Florida and its phylogenetic relationships with other criconematids. Nematology 15: 23-39.
  39. Cid Del Prado Vero I. & Subbotin, S.A. 2012. Belonolaimus maluceroi sp. n. (Tylenchida: Belonolaimidae) from a tropical forest in Mexico and key to the species of Belonolaimus. Nematropica 42: 201-210.
  40. Chizhov, V.N., Butorina, N.N. & Subbotin, S.A. 2012. Entomoparasitic nematodes of the genus Skarbilovinema: S. laumondi and S. lyoni (Nematoda: Tylenchida), parasites of the flies of the family Syrphidae (Diptera) with phylogeny of the suborder Hexatylina. Russian Journal of Nematology 20: 141-155.
  41. Mollov D.S., Subbotin S.A. & Rosen C. 2012. First report of Ditylenchus dipsaci on garlic in Minnesota. Plant Disease 96: 1707.
  42. Van den Berg E., Tiedt L.R. & Subbotin S.A. 2012. Morphological and molecular characterisation of Criconemoides brevistylus Singh & Khera, 1976 and C. obtusicaudatus Heyns, 1962 from South Africa (Nematoda: Criconematidae) with first description of a male C. obtusicaudatus and proposal of new synonyms. Nematology 14: 961-976.
  43. Subbotin S.A. & Franco J. 2012. Cyst nematodes. In: Practical Plant Nematology (Manzanilla-Lopez, R.H. & Marban-Mendoza, N., Eds.). Colegio de Postgraduados and Mundi-Prensa, Biblioteca Básica de Agricultura. 881 pp.
  44. Subbotin S.A. & Riley I.T. 2012. Stem and gall forming nematodes. In: Practical Plant Nematology (Manzanilla-Lopez, R.H. & Marban-Mendoza, N., Eds.). Colegio de Postgraduados and Mundi-Prensa, Biblioteca Básica de Agricultura. 881 pp.
  45. De Luca F., Troccoli A., Duncan L. W., Subbotin S.A., Waeyenberge L., Coyne D.L., Brentu F.C. & Inserra R.N. 2012. Pratylenchus speijeri n. sp. (Nematoda: Pratylenchidae), a new root-lesion nematode pest of plantain in West Africa. Nematology 14: 987-1004.
  46. Kumari S. & Subbotin S.A. 2012. Characterization of Longidorus helveticus (Nematoda: Longidoridae) from the Czech Republic. European Journal of Plant Pathology 133: 923-933.
  47. Kumari S. & Subbotin S.A. 2012. Molecular characterization and diagnostics of stubby root and virus vector nematodes of the family Trichodoridae (Nematoda: Triplochoda) using ribosomal RNA genes. Plant Pathology 61: 1021-1031.
  48. McClure M., Nischwitz C., Skantar A.M., Schmitt M.E. & Subbotin S.A. 2012. Root-knot nematodes in golf course greens of the Western United States. Plant Disease 96: 635-647.
  49. Tanha Maafi Z., Amani M., Stanley J.D., Inserra R.N., Van den Berg E. & Subbotin S.A. 2012. Description of Tylenchulus musicola sp. n. (Nematoda: Tylenchulidae) from banana in Iran with molecular phylogeny and characterization of species of Tylenchulus Cobb, 1913. Nematology 14: 353-369.
  50. Nguyen C.N., Sturhan D. & Subbotin S.A. 2011. Studies on the occurrence and diversity of Heteroderidae and Meloidogynidae (Nematoda: Tylenchida) in natural forests of Vietnam. Russian Journal of Nematology 19: 159-172.
  51. Riepsamen A.H., Gibson T., Rowe J., Chitwood D.J., Subbotin S.A. & Dowton M. 2011. Poly(T) variation in heteroderid nematode mitochondrial genomes is predominantly an artefact of amplification. Journal of Molecular Evolution 72: 182-192.
  52. Gibson, T., Farrugia D., Barrett J., Chitwood D., Rowe J., Subbotin S.A. & Dowton M. 2011. The mitochondrial genome of the soybean cyst nematode, Heterodera glycines. Genome 54: 565-574.
  53. Subbotin S.A., Mohammad Deimi A., Zheng J. & Chizhov V.N. 2011. Length variation and repetitive sequences of Internal Transcribed Spacer of ribosomal RNA gene, diagnostics and relationships of populations of potato rot nematode, Ditylenchus destructor Thorne, 1945 (Tylenchida: Anguinidae). Nematology 13: 773-785.
  54. Subbotin S.A., Cid Del Prado Vera I., Mundo-Ocampo M. & Baldwin J.G. 2011. Identification, phylogeny and phylogeography of circumfenestrate cyst nematodes (Nematoda: Heteroderidae) as inferred from analysis of ITS-rDNA. Nematology 13: 805-824.
  55. Vovlas N., Troccoli A., Palomares-Rius J E, De Luca F., Liébanas G., Landa B.B, Subbotin S.A. & Castillo P. 2011. Ditylenchus gigas n. sp. parasitizing broad bean: a new stem nematode singled out from the “Ditylenchus dipsaci species complex” based on polyphasic identification and molecular phylogeny. Plant Pathology 60: 762-775.
  56. Van Den Berg E., Tied L.R. & Subbotin S.A. 2011. Morphological and molecular characterisation of Caloosia longicaudata (Loos, 1948) Siddiqi & Goodey, 1963 (Nematoda: Caloosiidae) from Maui, the Hawaiian Islands with notes on some species of the genus. Nematology 13: 381-393.
  57. Subbotin S.A., Inserra R.N., Marais M., Mullin P., Powers T., Roberts P.A., Van den Berg E., Yeates G.W. & Baldwin J.G. 2011. Diversity and phylogenetic relationships within the spiral nematodes of Helicotylenchus Steiner, 1945 (Tylenchida: Hoplolaimidae) as inferred from analysis of the D2-D3 expansion segments of 28S rRNA gene sequences. Nematology 13: 333-345.
  58. Chizhov V.N., Borisov B.A. & Subbotin S.A. 2010. A new stem nematode, Ditylenchus weischeri sp. n. (Nematoda: Tylenchida), a parasite of Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop. in the Central Region of Non-Chernozem Zone of Russia. Russian Journal of Nematology 18: 95-102.
  59. De Luca F., Troccoli A., Duncan L.W., Subbotin S.A., Waeyenberge L., Moens M. & Inserra R.N. 2010. Characterization of a population of Pratylenchus hippeastri from bromeliads and description of two related new species, P. floridensis n. sp. and P. parafloridensis n. sp. from grasses in Florida. Nematology 12: 847-868.
  60. Palomares-Rius J.E., Vovlas N, Subbotin S.A, Troccoli A., Cantalapiedra-Navarrete C., Liébanas G., Chizhov V.N., Landa B.B. & Castillo P. 2010. Molecular and morphological characterization of Sphaeronema alni Turkina & Chizhov, 1986 (Nematoda: Sphaeronematidae) from Spain compared with a topotype population from Russia. Nematology 12: 649-659.
  61. Palomares-Rius J.E, Castillo P., Liébanas G., Vovlas N., Landa B.B., Navas-Cortés J.A. & Subbotin S.A. 2010. Description of Pratylenchus hispaniensis n. sp. from Spain and considerations on the phylogenetic relationship among selected genera in the family Pratylenchidae. Nematology 12: 429-451.
  62. Subbotin S.A., Mundo-Ocampo M. & Baldwin J.G. 2010. Systematics of Cyst Nematodes (Nematoda: Heteroderinae). Nematology Monographs and Perspectives, Volume 8A (Series Editors: Hunt, D.J. & Perry, R.N.). Leiden, The Netherlands, Brill, 351 pp. Link
  63. Subbotin S.A., Mundo-Ocampo M. & Baldwin J.G. 2010. Systematics of Cyst Nematodes (Nematoda: Heteroderinae). Nematology Monographs and Perspectives, Volume 8B (Series Editors: Hunt, D.J. & Perry, R.N.). Leiden, The Netherlands, Brill, 512 pp. Link
  64. Van Den Berg E., Subbotin S.A. & Tiedt L.R. 2010. Morphological and molecular characterisation of Hemicycliophora lutosa Loof & Heyns, 1969 and H. typical de Man, 1921 from South Africa (Nematoda: Hemicycliophoridae). Nematology 12: 303-308.
  65. Madani M., Subbotin S.A., Ward L.J., Li X. & De Boer S.H. 2010. Molecular characterization of Canadian populations of potato cyst nematodes, Globodera rostochiensis and G. pallida using ribosomal nuclear RNA and cytochrome b genes. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology 32: 252-263.
  66. Chizhov V.N, Pridannikov M.V, Nasonova L.N. & Subbotin S.A. 2009. Heterodera cruciferae Franklin, 1945, parasite of Brassica oleraceae L. from floodland fields in the Moscow region, Russia. Russian Journal of Nematology 17: 107-113.
  67. Palomareus-Rius J.E., Subbotin S.A., Liebanas G., Landa B.B. & Castillo P. 2009. Eutylenchus excretorius Ebsary & Eveleigh, 1981 (Nematoda: Tylodorinae) from Spain with approaches to molecular phylogeny of related genera. Nematology 11: 343-354.
  68. Van den Berg E., Subbotin S.A, Handoo Z.A. & Tiedt L.R. 2009. Hirschmanniella kwazuna sp. n. from South Africa with notes on a new record of H. spinicaudata (Schuurmans Stekhoven, 1944) Luc & Goodey, 1964 (Nematoda: Pratylenchidae) and on the molecular phylogeny of the genus Hirschmanniella Luc & Goodey, 1964. Nematology 11: 523-540.
  69. Zheng, J. Li, X., Zhang, Y. & Subbotin, S.A. 2008. Molecular characterization of cyst forming nematode Heterodera sinensis Chen & Zheng, 1994 from China. Russian Journal of Nematology 16: 159-162.
  70. Mundo-Ocampo M., Troccoli A., Subbotin S.A., Del Cid J., Baldwin J.G. & Inserra R.N. 2008. Synonymy of Afenestrata with Heterodera supported by phylogenetics with molecular and morphological characterisation of H. koreana comb. n. and H. orientalis comb. n. (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae). Nematology 10: 611-632.
  71. Subbotin S.A., Ragsdale E.J., Mullens T., Roberts P.A., Mundo-Ocampo M. & Baldwin J.G. 2008. A phylogenetic framework for root lesion nematodes of the genus Pratylenchus (Nematoda): evidence from 18S and D2-D3 expansion segments of 28S ribosomal RNA genes and morphological characters. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 48: 491-505.
  72. Ma H., Overstreet R.M. & Subbotin S.A. 2008. ITS2 secondary structure and phylogeny of cyst-forming nematodes of the genus Heterodera (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae). Organisms, Diversity & Evolution 8: 182-193.
  73. Vovlas N., Subbotin S.A., Troccoli A., Liebanas G. & Castillo P. 2008. Molecular phylogeny of the genus Rotylenchus (Nematoda, Tylenchida) and description of a new species. Zoologica Scripta 37: 521-537.
  74. Palomares-Rius J., Subbotin S.A., Landa B.B., Vovlas N. & Castillo P. 2008. Description and molecular characterisation of Paralongidorus litoralis sp. n. and P. paramaximus Heyns, 1965 (Nematoda: Longidoridae) from Spain. Nematology 10: 87-101.
  75. McCuiston J.L., Hudson L.C., Subbotin S.A., Davis E.L. & Warfield C.Y. 2007. Conventional and PCR detection of Aphelenchoides fragaria in diverse ornamental host plant species. Journal of Nematology 39: 343-355.
  76. Madani M., Kyndt, T., Colpaert, N., Subbotin, S.A., Gheysen, G. & Moens, M. 2007. Plolymorphism among sugar beet cyst nematode Heterodera schachtii populations as inferred from AFLP and ITS rRNA gene analyses. Russian Journal of Nematology 15: 117-128.
  77. Perry R.N., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2007. Molecular Diagnostics of Plant-Parasitic Nematodes. In: Biotechnology and Plant Disease Management. (Punja, Z.K., Boer, S.H. de, & Sanfaçon, H., Eds.). CABI, UK.
  78. Tanha Maafi Z., Sturhan D., Handoo Z., Mordehai M., Moens M. & Subbotin S.A. 2007. Morphological and molecular studies of Heterodera sacchari, H. goldeni and H. leuceilyma (Nematoda: Heteroderidae). Nematology 9: 483-497.
  79. Sturhan D., Wouts W.M. & Subbotin S.A. 2007. An unusual cyst nematode from New Zealand, Paradolichodera tenuissima gen. n., sp. n. (Tylenchida, Heteroderidae). Nematology 9: 561-571.
  80. Subbotin S.A., Sturhan D., Vovlas N., Castillo P., Tanyi Tambe J., Moens M. & Baldwin J.G. 2007. Application of secondary structure model of rRNA for phylogeny: D2-D3 expansion segments of the LSU gene of plant-parasitic nematodes from the family Hoplolaimidae Filipjev, 1934. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 43: 881-890.
  81. Tanha Maafi Z., Sturhan D., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2006. Heterodera persica sp. n. (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae) parasitizing Persian hogweed (Heracleium persicum (Desf. ExFisch.) in Iran. Russian Journal of Nematology 14: 171-178.
  82. Chizhov V.N., Chumakova O.A., Subbotin S.A. & Baldwin J. G. 2006. Morphological and molecular characterization of foliar nematodes of the genus Aphelenchoides: A. fragariae and A. ritzemabosi (Nematoda: Aphelenchoididae) from the Main Botanical Garden of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow. Russian Journal of Nematology 14: 179-184.
  83. Vovlas N., Landa B.B., Liebanas G., Handoo Z.A., Subbotin S.A. & Castillo P. 2006. Characterization of the cystoid nematode Meloidoderita kirjanovae (Nematoda: Sphaeronematidae) from South Italy. Journal of Nematology 38: 376-382.
  84. Phan K.L., Spiridonov S.E., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2006. Four new species of Steinernema Travassos, 1928 with short infective juveniles from Vietnam. Russian Journal of Nematology 14: 11-29.
  85. Subbotin S.A., Moens, M. 2006. Molecular Taxonomy and Phylogeny. In: Plant Nematology (Perry, R. & Moens, M., Eds.). CABI, UK.
  86. Subbotin S.A. 2006. [Application of PCR for Nematode Identification]. In: Applied Nematology (Zinovieva, S.V., et al., Eds.). Nauka, Russia.
  87. Subbotin S.A., Sturhan D., Chizhov V.N., Vovlas N. & Baldwin J.G. 2006. Phylogenetic analysis of Tylenchida Thorne, 1949 as inferred from D2 and D3 expansion fragments of the 28S rRNA gene sequences. Nematology 8: 455-474.
  88. Subbotin S.A., Vovlas N., Crozzoli R., Sturhan D., Lamberti F., Moens M. & Baldwin J.G. 2005. Phylogeny of Criconematina Siddiqi, 1980 (Nematoda: Tylenchida) based on morphology and D2-D3 expansion segments of the 28S-rRNA gene sequences with application of a secondary structure model. Nematology 7: 927-944.
  89. He Y., Subbotin S.A., Rubtsova T.V., Lamberti F., Brown D.J.F. & Moens M. 2005. A molecular phylogenetic approach to Longodoridae (Nematoda: Dorylaimida). Nematology 7:111-124.
  90. Waceke J.W., Bumbarger D.J., Mundo-Ocampo M., Subbotin S.A. & Baldwin J.G. 2005. Zeldia spannata n. sp., (Nematoda: Cephalobidae) from the Mojave Desert, California. Journal of Nematode Morphology and Systematics 8: 57-67.
  91. Rubtsova T.V., Moens M. & Subbotin S.A. 2005. PCR amplification of a rRNA gene fragment from formalin-fixed and glycerine-embedded nematodes from permanent slides. Russian Journal of Nematology 13: 137-140.
  92. Hooper, D.J., Hallmann, J., Subbotin, S.A. 2005. Methods for Extraction, Processing and Detection of Plant and Soil Nematodes. In: Plant Parasitic Nematodes in Subtropical and Tropical Agriculture, Second Edition. (M. Luc, M., Sikora, R.A., & Bridge, J., Eds.). CABI, UK.
  93. Jiang L.Q., Zheng J.W., Waeyenberge L., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2005. Duplex PCR based identification of Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Buhrer, 1934) Nickle, 1970. Russian Journal of Nematology 13: 115-121.
  94. Kovaleva E.S., Masler E.P., Subbotin S. A. & Chitwood D.J. 2005. Molecular characterization of aldolase from Heterodera glycines and Globodera rostochiensis. Journal of Nematology 37: 292-296.
  95. Subbotin S.A., Madani M., Krall E., Sturhan D. & Moens M. 2005. Molecular diagnostics, taxonomy and phylogeny of the stem nematode Ditylenchus dipsaci species complex based on the sequences of the ITS-rDNA. Phytopathology 95: 1308-1315.
  96. Handoo Z.A., Carta L.K. Skantar A.M., Ye W., Robbins R.T. Subbotin S.A., Fraedrich S.W. & Cram M.M. 2005. Morphological and molecular characterization of Longidorus americanum n. sp. (Nematoda: Longidoridae), a needle nematode parasitizing pine in Georgia. Journal of Nematology 37:94-104.
  97. Sturhan D., Shutova T.S, Akimov V.N. & Subbotin S.A. 2005. Occurrence, hosts, morphology, and molecular characterisation of Pasteuria bacteria parasitic in nematodes of the family Plectidae. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 88: 17-26.
  98. Kovaleva E.S., Subbotin S.A., Masler E.P. & Chitwood D.J. 2005. Molecular characterization of the actin gene from cyst nematodes in comparison to those from other nematodes. Comparative Parasitology 72: 39-49.
  99. Madani M., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2005. Quantitative detection of the potato cyst nematode, Globodera pallida, and the beet cyst nematode, Heterodera schachtii, using Real-Time PCR with SYBR green I dye. Molecular and Cellular Probes 29: 81-86.
  100. Phan L.K., Subbotin S.A., Waeyenberge L. & Moens M. 2005. A new entomopathogenic nematode, Steinernema robustispiculum n. sp. (Rhabditida: Steinernematidae), from Chumomray National Park in Vietnam. Systematic Parasitology 60: 23-32.
  101. Trinh P.Q., Nguyen C.N., Waeyenberge L., Subbotin S.A., Karssen G. & Moens. M. 2004. Radopholus arabocoffeae sp. n. (Nematoda: Pratylenchidae), a nematode pathogenic to Coffea arabica in Vietnam, and additional data on R. duriophilus. Nematology 6: 681-693.
  102. Spiridonov S,E., Reid A.P., Podrucka K., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Steinernema (Nematoda: Rabditida) as inferred from analyses of sequences of the ITS1-5.8S-ITS2 region of rDNA and morphological features. Nematology 6: 547-566.
  103. Subbotin S.A. 2004. [Molecular phylogeny of plant parasitic nematodes]. In: Parasitic Nematodes of Plants and Insects (M.D. Sonin. Ed.). pp. 201-215. Moscow, Nauka.
  104. Subbotin S.A. & Sturhan D. 2004. Heterodera circeae sp. n. and H. scutellariae sp. n. from Germany, with notes on the Goettingiana group (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae). Nematology 6: 343-355.
  105. Subbotin S.A., Sturhan D. & Moens M. 2004. Molecular phylogenies of plant and entomoparasitic nematodes: congruence and incongruence with morphological and biological data. In: Cook, R., and Hunt, D.J. (Eds). Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Nematology, 8 - 13 June 2002, Tenerife, Spain. Nematology Monographs and Perspectives 2, 610-614. Link
  106. Tanha Maafi Z., Sturhan D., Kheiri A., Geraert E., Subbotin, S.A. & Moens M. 2004. Morphology of some cyst-forming nematodes from Iran. Russian Journal of Nematology 12: 59-78.
  107. Swart A., Subbotin S.A., Tiedt L.R. & Riley I.T. 2004. Anguina woodii sp. n. from grass in South Africa. Nematology 6: 129-144.
  108. Madani M., Vovlas N., Castillo P., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2004. Molecular characterization of cyst nematode species (Heterodera spp.) from the Mediterranean basin using RFLPs and sequences of ITS-rDNA. Journal of Phytopathology 152: 229-234.
  109. Subbotin S.A., Krall E.L., Riley I., Chizhov V.N., Staelens A., De Loose M. & Moens M. 2004. Evolution of the gall-forming plant parasitic nematodes (Tylenchida: Anguinidae) and their relationships with hosts as inferred from Internel Transcribed Spacer sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 30: 226-235.
  110. Amiri S., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2003. Comparative morphometrics and RAPD studies of Heterodera schachtii and H. betae populations. Russian Journal of Nematology 11: 87-95.
  111. Nguyen C.N., Subbotin S.A., Madani M., Trinh P.Q. & Moens M. 2003. Radopholus duriophilus sp. n. (Nematoda: Pratylenchidae) from Western Highland of Vietnam. Nematology 5: 549-558.
  112. Castillo P., Vovlas N., Subbotin S. & Troccoli A. 2003. A new root-knot nematode: Meloidogyne baetica n. sp. (Nematoda: Heteroderidae) parasitizing wild olive in Southern Spain. Phytopathology 93: 1093-1102.
  113. Subbotin S.A., Sturhan D, Rumpenhorst H.J & Moens M. 2003. Molecular and morphological characterisation of the Heterodera avenae complex species (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae). Nematology 5: 515-538.
  114. Tanha Maafi Z., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2003. Molecular identification of cyst-forming nematodes (Heteroderidae) from Iran and a phylogeny based on the ITS sequences of rDNA. Nematology 5: 99-111.
  115. Zheng J., Subbotin S.A., He S., Gu J. & Moens, M. 2003. Molecular characterisation of some Asian isolates of Bursaphelenchus xylophilus and B. mucronatus using PCR-RFLPs and sequences of ribosomal DNA. Russian Journal of Nematology 11: 17-22.
  116. Phan K. L., Subbotin S.A., Nguyen N.C. & Moens M. 2003. Heterorhabditis baujardi sp. n. (Rhabditida: Heterorhabditidae) from Vietnam with morphometric data for H. indica populations. Nematology 5: 367-382.
  117. Dorofeeva L.V., Evtushenko L.I., Krausova V.I., Karpov A.V., Subbotin S.A. & Tiedje J.M. 2002. Rathayibacter caricis sp. nov. and Rathayibacter festucae sp. nov., isolated from the phyllosphere of Carex sp. and the leaf gall induced by the nematode Anguina graminis on Festuca rubra L. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 52: 1917-1923.
  118. Subbotin S.A., Rumpenhorst H.J., Sturhan D. & Moens M. 2002. Description of the Australian cereal cyst nematode Heterodera australis sp. n. (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae). Russian Journal of Nematology 10: 139-148.
  119. Amiri S., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2002. Identification of the beet cyst nematode Heterodera schachtii by PCR. European Journal of Plant Pathology 108: 497-506.
  120. Evtushenko L.I., Dorofeeva L.V., Dobrovolskaya T.G., Streshinskaya G.M., Subbotin S.A. & Tiedje J.M. 2001. Agreia bicolorata gen. nov., sp. nov., to accommodate actinobacteria isolated from narrow reed grass infected by the nematode Heteroanguina graminophila. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 51: 2073-2079.
  121. Rubtsova T.V., Subbotin S.A., Brown D.J.F. & Moens M. 2001. Description of Longidorus sturhani sp. n. (Nematoda: Longidoridae) and molecular characterisation of several longidorid species from Western Europe. Russian Journal of Nematology 9: 127-136.
  122. Radivojevic M., Krnjaic D., Krnjaic S., Bacic J., Subbotin S.A., Madani M. & Moens M. 2001. Molecular methods confirming the presence of Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber, 1923) in Yugoslavia. Russian Journal of Nematology 9: 139-141.
  123. Hussani S.S., Ansari M.A., Ahmad W. & Subbotin S.A. 2001. Identification of some Indian populations of Steinernema species (Nematoda) by RFLP analysis of the ITS region of rDNA. International Journal of Nematology 11: 73-76.
  124. Subbotin S.A., Vierstraete A., De Ley P., Rower J., Waeyenberge L., Moens M. & Vanfleteren J. R. 2001. Phylogenetic relationships within the cyst-forming nematodes (Nematoda, Heteroderidae) based on analysis of sequences from the ITS regions of ribosomal DNA. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 21: 1-16.
  125. Subbotin S.A., Peng D. & Moens M. 2001. A rapid method for the identification of the soybean cyst nematode Heterodera glycines using duplex PCR. Nematology 3: 365-370.
  126. Eroshenko A.S., Subbotin S.A. & Kazachenko I.P. 2001. Heterodera vallicola sp. n. (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae) from elm trees, Ulmus japonica in the Primorsky territory, the Russian Far East, with rDNA identification of closely related species. Russian Journal of Nematology 9: 9-17.
  127. Amiri S., Subbotin S.A. & Moens M. 2001. An efficient method for identification of the Heterodera schachtii sensu stricto group using PCR with specific primers. Nematologia meditarrenea 29: 241-246.
  128. Subbotin S.A., Halford P.D., Warry A. & Perry R. 2000. Variations in ribosomal DNA sequences and phylogeny of Globodera parasitising Solanaceae. Nematology 2: 591-604.
  129. Zheng, J., Subbotin S.A., Waeyenberge L. & Moens M. 2000. Molecular characterisation of Chinese Heterodera glycines and H. avenae populations based on RFLPs and sequences of rDNA-ITS regions. Russian Journal of Nematology 8: 109-113.
  130. Evtushenko L.I., Dorofeeva L.V., Cole J.R., Subbotin S.A. & Tiedje, J.M. 2000. Leifsonia poae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from nematode galls on Poa annua, and reclassification of 'Corynebacterium aquaticum' Leifson 1962 as Leifsonia aquatica (ex Leifson 1962) gen. nov., nom. rev., comb. nov. and Clavibacter xyli Davis et al. 1984 with two subspecies as Leifsonia xyli (Davis et al. 1984) gen. nov., comb. nov. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 50: 371-380.
  131. Subbotin S.A., Waeyenberge L. & Moens M. 2000. Identification of cyst forming nematodes of the genus Heterodera (Nematoda: Heteroderidae) based on the ribosomal DNA-RFLPs. Nematology 2: 153-164.
  132. Gabler C., Sturhan, D., Subbotin S.A. & Rumpenhorst H.J. 2000. Heterodera pratensis sp. n., a new cyst nematode of the H. avenae complex (Nematoda: Heteroderidae). Russian Journal of Nematology 8: 115-126.
  133. Ferris V.R., Subbotin S.A., Ireholm A., Spiegel Y., Faghihi J. & Ferris J.M. 1999. Ribosomal DNA sequence analysis of Heterodera filipjevi and H. latipons isolates from Russia and comparisons with other nematode isolates. Russian Journal of Nematology 7: 121-125.
  134. Rubtsova T.V., Chizhov V.N. & Subbotin S.A. 1999. Longidorus artemisiae sp. n. (Nematoda: Longidoridae) from roots of Artemisia sp., Rostov region, Russia. Russian Journal of Nematology 7: 33-38.
  135. Subbotin S.A., Waeyenberge L., Molokanova I.A. & Moens M. 1999. Identification of species from the Heterodera avenae group by morphomometrics and ribosomal DNA RFLPs. Nematology 1: 195-207.
  136. Subbotin S.A., Halford P.D. & Perry R.N. 1999. Identification of populations of potato cyst nematodes from Russia using protein electrophoresis, rDNA-RFLPs and RAPDs. Russian Journal of Nematology 7: 57-63.
  137. Subbotin S.A. 1997. [Cyst forming nematodes from Russia]. Zashchita rastenii 7: 56. (in Russian)
  138. Subbotin S. A., Sturhan, D., Waeyenberge L. & Moens M. 1997. Heterodera riparia sp. n. (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae) from common nettle, Urtica dioica L., and rDNA-RFLP separation of species from the H. humuli group. Russian Journal of Nematology 5: 143-157.
  139. Subbotin S.A., Rumpenhorst H.J. & Sturhan D. 1996. Morphological and electrophoretic studies on populations of Heterodera avenae complex from the former USSR. Russian Journal of Nematology 4: 29-38.
  140. Subbotin S.A. & Chizhov V.N. 1996. Ultrastructure of the body walls of parasitic females in entomoparasitic tylenchids. II. Howardula phylotretae, Parasitylenchus dispar, Contortylenchus sp., and two allantonematid species. Russian Journal of Nematology 4: 131-137.
  141. Chizhov V.N., Subbotin S.A. & Zakharenkova N.N. 1995. Thripinema khrustalevi sp. n. (Tylenchida: Allantonematidae), a parasite of Thrips (Thysanoptera) in Moscow. Russian Journal of Nematology 3: 89-94.
  142. Subbotin S.A., Sturhan D. & Ryss A.Yu. 1994. Occurrence of nematode-parasitic bacteria of the genus Pasteuria in the former USSR. Russian Journal of Nematology 2: 61-64.
  143. Subbotin S.A., Chizhov V.N. & Zakharenkova N.N. 1994. Ultrastructure of the body walls of parasitic females in entomoparasitic tylenchids. I. Two species of the genus Wachekitylenchus, Allantonema mirabile and Bradynema rigidum. Russian Journal of Nematology 2: 105-112.
  144. Popova M.B., Zelenskii G.L. & Subbotin S.A. 1994. An assessment of resistance in cultivars of Oryza sativa L. to Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie, 1942. Russian Journal of Nematology 2: 41-44.
  145. Evtushenko L.I., Dorofeeva L.V., Dobrovolskaya T.G. & Subbotin S.A. 1994. Coryneform bacteria from plant galls induced by nematodes of the subfamily Anguininae. Russian Journal of Nematology 2: 99-104.
  146. Subbotin S.A., Chizhov V.N. & Zacharenkova N.N. 1993. Ultrastructure of the body wall of parasitic and infective females of Skarbilovinema laumondi (Tylenchida: Iotonchiidae). Fundamental and Applied Nematology 16: 1-4.
  147. Subbotin S.A. 1993. Evolution of modified food cells induced by sedentary nematodes in plant roots. Russian Journal of Nematology 1: 17-26.
  148. Khurramov Sh. Kh. & Subbotin S.A. 1993. Xiphinema species from the Surchandarja region of Uzbekistan. Russian Journal of Nematology 1: 27-30.
  149. Borisov B.A., Konovalova G.N., Subbotin S.A. & Eshnazarov K. 1992. [Perspective branch of the nematodes' biological control]. Zashchita rastenii 7, 21- 22 (in Russian)
  150. Subbotin S.A. & Ivanova T.S. 1991. [The structure of galls on leaves of Ferula kuhistanica induced by Heteroanguina ferulae]. Botanicheskii Zhurnal 76, 11: 1596-1599 (in Russian)
  151. Subbotin S.A., Balakhnina V.P. & Osipova E.V. 1991. [Ultrastructural changes in root cell of barley infected with cereal cyst nematode]. Tsitologiya i Genetika 24, 3: 3-7. (in Russian)
  152. Chizhov V.N., Subbotin S.A., Romanenko N.D. & Krutchina S.N. 1991. [New nematode species of Xiphinema and Longidorus (Nematoda, Longidoridae) from West Caucasus]. Zoologichesky Zhurnal 70, 6: 130-133. (in Russian)
  153. Subbotin S.A. 1990. [Ultrastructural changes of root cells of Citrus sinensis caused by Tylenchulus semipenetrans]. Tsitologija i Genetika 24, 1: 3-8. (in Russian)
  154. Subbotin S.A. 1990. [Ultrastructural changes in cells of Glycines max L. infected with cyst and root-knot nematodes]. Botanicheskii Zhurnal 75, 3: 315-325. (in Russian)
  155. Subbotin S.A. 1990. [A new bioagent against nematodes]. Zashchita rastenii 9: 23 (in Russian)
  156. Chizhov V.N. & Subbotin S.A. 1990. [Phytoparasitic nematodes of subfamily Anguininae (Nematoda, Tylenchida). Morphology, trophic specialization, taxonomic]. Zoologichesky Zhurnal 69, 4: 15-26 (in Russian)
  157. Subbotin S.A., Krutchina S.N. & Chizhov V.N. 1989. [Heterodera fici Kirjanova, 1954 - parasite of fig in Abkhazia]. Byull. Vsesoyuz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 50: 127-128 (in Russian)
  158. Subbotin S.A., Balakhnina V.P &, Osipova E.V. 1989. [Histological and cytological changes in roots of Triticum durum with different resistance after infection with cereal cyst nematode]. Byull. Vsesoyz. Inst.Gelmint K.I. Skrjabina 50: 68-76 (in Russian)
  159. Subbotin S.A. 1989. [Histological and cytological changes in roots of Alnus incana infected with Sphaeronema alni and Meloidodera alni]. Byull. Vsesoyuz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 50: 59-67 (in Russian)
  160. Subbotin S.A. & Chizhov V.N. 1986. [Syncytium induced in roots of Mentha longifolia infected with Meloidoderita kirjanovae Poghossian, 1966]. Byull. Vsesoyz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 45: 52-627:111-124.
  161. Subbotin S.A. 1986. [Types of modified cell induced by sedentary phytoparasitic nematodes of the order Tylenchida in roots of plants]. Byull. Vsesoyuz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 45: 38-51 (in Russian)
  162. Subbotin S.A. 1986. [Nettle race of the hop cyst nematode Heterodera humuli Filipjev, 1934]. Byull. Vsesoyuz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 45: 98-99 (in Russian)
  163. Subbotin S.A. & Osipova E.V. 1985. [Histological and cytological changes in roots of susceptible variety of barley infected with Bidera avenae]. Byull. Vsesoyuz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 41: 94 (in Russian)
  164. Subbotin S.A. & Chizhov V.N. 1985. [Cyst nematode Heterodera sp. - parasite of stinging nettle]. Byull. Vsesoyz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 41: 61-65 (in Russian)
  165. Chizhov V.N. & Subbotin S.A. 1985. [Revision of the nematode from the subfamily Anguininae (Nematoda, Tylenchida) on the basis of their biological characteristics]. Zoologichesky Zhurnal 64, N 10, 1476-1486 (in Russian)
  166. Subbotin S.A. 1984. [The clover cyst nematode Heterodera trifolii Goffart, 1932 in the Moscow region]. Byull. Vsesoyuz.Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 36: 45-49 (in Russian)
  167. Chizhov V.N., Marenko A.Yu. & Subbotin S.A. 1981. [Ontogenesis of nematodes from the Anguinidae]. Byull. Vsesoyuz. Inst. Gelmint. K.I. Skrjabina 31: 74-82 (in Russian)

Plant Pathology Laboratory

Dr. Cheryl Blomquist

Senior Environmental Scientist (Supervisor) (Cheryl's webpage)

  1. Blomquist, C.L., L.E. Yakabe, S. Rooney-Latham, N. McRoberts, C. Thomas. Detection of Phytophthora ramorum in Nurseries and Forest Lands in California in 2004 to 2009. (Accepted to Plant Disease 2015)
  2. Blomquist, C.L., S. Rooney-Latham, H.J. Scheck, K. Adler.  First Report of the Rust Uromyces plumbarius on Gaura lindheimeri in California. (Accepted to Plant Disease 2015)
  3. Frankel, S., Swiecki, T., Bernhardt, E., Rooney-Latham, S., and Blomquist, C. 2015. Pest Alert: Phytophthora tentaculata. [Online publication] USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station, Albany, CA. February 2015. Link
  4. Rooney-Latham, S. C.L. Blomquist, T. Sweicki, E.Bernhardt, S. J. Frankel. 2015. First detection in the US: new plant pathogen, Phytophhtora tentaculata, in Native Plant Nurseries and Restoration Sites in California. Native Plants 16:23-25.
  5. Blomquist, C.L., M. Scholler,.H.J. Scheck. 2015. Detection of Rust Caused by Tranzschelia mexicana on Prunus salicifolia in the United States. Plant Disease 99:1856.
  6. Blomquist, C.L., H.J. Scheck, P.W. Woods, and J.F. Bischoff.  2014. First detection of Puccinia ballotiflora on Salvia greggii Plant Disease 98:1270.
  7. Bilodeau, G.J., Martin F.N., Coffey, M.D., Blomquist, C.L. 2014. Development of a Multiplex Assay for Genus and Species-Specific Detection of Phytophthora based on differences in mitochondrial gene order. Phytopathology 104:733-748.
  8. Rooney-Latham, S., and C.L. Blomquist. 2014. First report of root and stem rot caused by Phytophthora tentaculata on Mimulus aurantiacus in North America. Plant Disease 98:996.
  9. Blomquist, C.L., H.J. Scheck, J. Haynes, P.W. Woods and J. Bischoff. 2014. First Published Report of Rust on White Alder Caused by Melampsoridium hiratsukanum in the United States. Plant Disease 98: 155.
  10. Serdani, M, S. Rooney-Latham, K.M. Wallis and C.L. Blomquist. 2013. First Report of Colletotrichum phormii Causing Anthracnose on New Zealand Flax in the United States. Plant Disease 97:1115.
  11. Rooney-Latham, S., E. Honeycutt, J. Ochoa, N.J. Grunwald, C.L. Blomquist. 2013. First Report of Camphor tree (Cinnamomum camphora) as a host of Phytophthora ramorum. Plant Disease 97:1377.
  12. Blomquist, C.L., L.E. Yakabe, M. Soriano, and M. Negrete 2012. First Report of Leaf Spot caused by Phytophthora taxon PGchlamydo on Evergreen Nursery Stock in California Plant Disease 96:1691.
  13. Blomquist, C.L., S. Rooney-Latham, M.C. Soriano, and J.C. McCarty 2012. First Report of Phytophthora ramorum Causing a Leafspot on Loropetalum chinense, Chinese Fringe Flower in California. Plant Disease 96: 1829.
  14. Kumagai, L.B., C.S. LeVesque, C.L. Blomquist, K. Madishetty, Y. Guo, P.W. Woods, S. Rooney-Latham, J. Rascoe, T. Gallindo, D. Schnabel, and M. Polek 2013. First Report of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus Associated with Citrus Huanglongbing in California.Plant Disease 97:283.
  15. Rooney-Latham, S., and C.L. Blomquist. 2012. First Report of Neofusicoccum nonquaesitum Causing Branch Cankers on Giant Sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) in North America Plant Disease:96:1478.
  16. Rooney-Latham, S., C.L. Blomquist and H.J. Scheck 2011. First Report of Fusarium Wilt Caused by Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. passiflorae on Passion Fruit in North America. Plant Disease 95:1478.
  17. Blomquist, C.L. and C. Y. Warfield 2011. First Report of Ramularia didyma Causing a Leaf Spot on Ranunculus (Ranunculus asiaticus) Hybrids in California. Plant Disease 95:872.
  18. Blomquist, C.L., S. Rooney-Latham, J.L. Haynes, and H.J. Scheck 2011. First Report of Verticillium Wilt on Field-Grown Cosmos Caused by Verticillium dahliae in California. Plant Disease 95:361.
  19. Blomquist, C.L., S. Rooney-Latham, D.G. Fogle, and E.G. Simmons 2011. First Report of Embellisia hyacinthi causing a Leaf Spot and Bulb Skin Spot Disease on Scilla peruviana in California. Plant Disease 95:356.
  20. Blomquist, C.L., and I. D. Greene 2011. First Report of Botrytis hyacinthi on Pineapple Lily in California. Plant Disease 95: 224.
  21. Riley, K.L, Chastagner, G.A., and Blomquist C. 2011. First report of Phytophthora ramorum Infecting Grand Fir in California. Online. Plant Health Progress doi: 10.1094/PHP-2011-0401-01-BR.
  22. Rooney-Latham, S., C.L. Blomquist, and J. Turney 2009. First Report of Downy Mildew Caused by Peronospora trigonellae on Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) in the United States Plant Disease 93:1349
  23. Blomquist, C.L., S. Rooney-Latham, and P.A. Nolan. 2009. First Report of Downy Mildew on Field-Grown Sweet Basil Caused by a Peronospora sp. in San Diego County, California. Plant Disease 93: 968.
  24. Blomquist, C.L., J.M. McKemy, M.C. Aime, R.W. Orsburn, and S.A. Kinnee 2009. First report of Bamboo Rust Caused by Kweilingia divina on Bambusa domestica in Los Angeles County, California Plant Disease 93: 201.
  25. Rooney-Latham, S., C.L. Blomquist, T. Pastalka, L. Costello 2009. Collar Rot on Italian Alder Trees in California Caused by Phytophthora siskiyouensis. Online. Plant Health Progressdoi:1094/PHP-2009-0413-01-RS.
  26. Martin, F.N., M.D. Coffey, K. Zeller, R.C. Hamelin, P. Tooley, M. Garbelotto, K.J.D. Hughes T. Kubisiak, G.J. Bilodeau, L. Levy, C. Blomquist, and P.H. Berger 2009. Evaluation of Molecular Markers for Phytophthora ramorum Detection and Identification: Testing for Specificity Using a Standardized Library of Isolates. Phytopathology 99: 390-403.
  27. Warfield, C.Y., C.L. Blomquist, and E.E. Lovig 2009. First Report of Downy Mildew on Nursery-Grown Hellebore Caused by Peronospora pulveracea in California. Plant Disease 93: 319.
  28. Yakabe, L.E., Blomquist, C.L., S.L. Thomas, and J.D. MacDonald 2009. Identification and Frequency of PhytophthoraSpecies Associated with Foliar Diseases in California Ornamental Nurseries Plant Disease 93: 883-890.
  29. Grünwald N.J., Goss E.M., Larsen M.M., Press C.M., McDonald V.T., Blomquist C.L., and Thomas S.L. 2008. First report of the European lineage of Phytophthora ramorum on Viburnum and Osmanthus spp. in a California nursery. Plant Disease 92: 314.
  30. Blomquist, C.L., S.L. Thomas, J.M. McKemy, P.A. Nolan, and M. Luque-Williams 2007. First Report of Uromyces transversalis, Causal Agent of Gladiolus Rust, in San Diego County, California. Plant Disease 91:1202.
  31. Schubert, T.S., Rizvi, A., Brown, L.G., Blomquist, C., Killgore, E. 2007. First occurrence of gladiolus rust caused by Uromyces transversalis in the United States Phytopathology 97:S105.
  32. Yakabe L.E., Blomquist, C.L., Thomas S.L., MacDonald J.D. 2007. Identification and frequency of Phytophthora species causing foliar diseases in California ornamental nurseries. Phytopathology 97:S126.
  33. Donahoo, R.S., Moulton, J.K., Blomquist, C.L., Thomas, S.L., Cooke D.E.L. and Lamour, K.H. 2006. Phytophthora foliorum sp. nov., a new species causing leaf blight of azalea. Mycological Research 110:1309-1322.
  34. Hostert, N.D., Thomas, S.L., Fogel, D.L, Blomquist, C.L. and Davis R.M. 2006. First report of Ramularia carthami, causal agent of Ramularia leaf spot of Safflower in California. Plant Disease 90:1260.
  35. Tjosvold, S.A. Chambers, D.L., Thomas, S.L. and Blomquist, C.L. August 25, 2005. First report of Phytopththora ramorum infecting Camellia flower buds in North America. Online. Plant Health Progress doi: 10.1094/PHP-2006-0825-01-BR.
  36. Tjosvold, S.A., Buermeyer K.R., Blomquist, C.and Frankel S. 2005. Nursery Guide for Diseases of Phytophthora ramorum on Ornamentals: Diagnosis and Management. Division of Agricultural and Natural Sciences Publications. Publication #8156
  37. Blomquist, C., Irving, T., Osterbauer, N., Reeser, P. July 28, 2005. Phytophthora hibernalis: a new pathogen of Rhododendron and evidence of cross amplification with two PCR detection assays for Phytophthora ramorum. Online. Plant Health Progress doi: 10.1094/PHP-2005-0728-01-HN.
  38. Martin, F. N., Tooley, P.W. and Blomquist, C.L. 2004. Molecular detection of Phytophthora ramorum the causal agent of Sudden Oak Death in California and two additional species commonly recovered from diseased material. Phytopathology 94:621-631.
  39. Blomquist, C.L. Kubisiak, T. 2003. Laboratory diagnosis of Phytophthora ramorum from field samples. Sudden Oak Death Online Symposium April 21-May 12, 2003 Freely available.
  40. Blomquist C.L., Fischer, K. and Fry, M. 2002. Can vertebrates transmit viable Phytophthora ramorum spores—data from the lab. Abstract for the Sudden Oak Death Science Symposium Dec. 15-18, Monterey, California.
  41. Blomquist, C. L. and Kirkpatrick B. C., 2002. Frequency and seasonal distribution of pear psylla infected with the pear decline phytoplasma in California pear orchards. Phytopathology 92: 1218-1226.
  42. Blomquist, C.L. and Kirkpatrick, B.C., 2002. Identification of phytoplasma taxa and insect vectors of peach yellow leaf roll disease in California. Plant Disease: 86:759-763.
  43. Blomquist, C.L. Aster yellows and Beet Leafhopper-Transmitted Virescence Agent Yellows in Compendium of Umbelliferous Crop Diseases, R.M. Davis, editor, 2002.
  44. Blomquist, C.L. and Kirkpatrick, B.C., 2001. An immunodominant membrane protein gene from the X-disease phytoplasma is distinct from those of other phytoplasmas. Microbiology 147:571-580.
  45. Blomquist, C.L. and Kirkpatrick, B.C., 1998. Infectivity of phytoplasma insect vectors collected in pear decline and peach yellow leaf roll-infected orchards in northern California. Abstract for the IOM meetings, Sydney, Australia, July 1998.
  46. Blomquist, C.L. and Kirkpatrick, B.C., 1997. Infectivity of pear psylla (Cacopsylla pyricola Foerster) collected from pear decline infected trees. Phytopathology 87:S9.
  47. Smart, C.D., Schneider, B., Blomquist, C. L., Guerra, L.J., Harrison, N. A., Ahrens, U., Lorenz, K-H, Seemuller, E., Kirkpatrick, B. C., 1996. Identification of phytoplasma-specific PCR primers obtained from the 16S/23S rRNA spacer region. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 62: 2988-2993.

Lucita Kumagai

Senior Plant Pathologist (Luci's webpage)

  1. Hornbaker, V. and L. Kumagai. 2016. HLB Detections in San Gabriel, Where are We Now? Citrograph Winter 2016, 7(1): 24-27.
  2. Yan, Z., J. Rascoe, L. Kumagai, M. L. Keremane, M. K. Nakhla 2016. Citrus Huanglongbing (HLB) Discoveries in California in 2015 and 2012 are Different Genotypes of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus (cLas) by Double-locus Genomic Variation Analysis. Plant Disease 100(3): 645. Link
  3. Wu, F., L. Kumagai, G. Liang, X. Deng, Z. Zheng, M. Keremane, and J. Chen 2015. Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus" from a Citrus Tree in San Gabriel, California.  Genome Announc 3(6):e01508-15. doi:10.1128/genomeA.01508-15.
  4. Kumagai, L.B., P. Woods, R. Walcott, X. Moua. 2014. First Report of Bacterial Fruit Blotch on Melon Caused by Acidovorax citrulli in California 2014.  Plant Disease 98(10): 1423.3. Link
  5. Kumagai, L.B., C.S. LeVesque, C.L. Blomquist, K. Madishetty, Y. Guo, P.W. Woods, and S. Rooney-Latham, J. Rascoe, T. Gallindo, D. Schnabel, and M. Polek.  First Report of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus Associated with Citrus Huanglongbing in California 2013. Plant Disease 97(2):283.1.
  6. LeVesque, C.S., L. Kumagai, M. Keremane, J. Morgan, D.G. Hall and M.L. Polek. 2013.  Detection of Liberibacter asiaticus in a single infected Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) adult or nymph:  impact of dilution with clean Asian citrus psyllids during extraction.  3rd International Research Conference on Huanglongbing – IRCHLB III, Feb 4-8, 2013, Orlando, FL.
  7. Kumagai, L. and A. Fabritius 2008.  Detection and differentiation of pathogenic Agrobacterium vitis and Agrobacterium tumefaciens in grapevine using multiplex Bio-PCR.  In: Proceedings of National Viticulture Research Conference 2008. Davis, California.
  8. A. Fabritius, L. Dubrovsky, L. Kumagai, M. Trinh, A. Turnquist, Y. Zong 2008.  Use of protein arrays for rapid and sensitive diagnostics of grapevine diseases.  In: APS Abstract of Presentation, APS Centennial Meeting.
  9. Maningas, M., L. Kumagai et al. 1994.  Use of immunocapture-polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of Grapevine Leafroll Virus disease in grapevine field sample.  American Society for Enology and Viticulture 1994 Technical Abstracts.
  10. Basarich. L. 1992.  Characterization of the first bacterial disease of Alnus and its relationship to Xanthomonas campestris pathovar corylina. Thesis. CSU Sacramento.
  11. Bishop, A.L. and L. Basarich 1989.  Leaf blight of Alnus rhombifolia and A. cordata caused by Xanthomonas campestris. Plant Disease 73(7):610.
  12. Bishop, A.L. and L. Basarich 1989.  Leaf spot and stem canker of Ginkgo biloba caused by Pseudomonas syringae. Plant Disease 73(4):368.

Dr. Suzanne Rooney Latham

Senior Plant Pathologist (Suzanne's webpage)

  1. Rooney-Latham, S., and M.C. Soriano.2016 (in press). First report of Neofabraea alba causing branch canker dieback of apple in California. Plant Disease. Accepted Dec 8, 2015.
  2. Rooney-Latham, S., and M.C. Soriano.2016 (in press). First report of Neofusicoccum nonquaesitum causing branch dieback of apple in California. Plant Disease. Accepted Dec 8, 2015.
  3. Blomquist, C.L., Rooney-Latham, S., Scheck, H.J., and Adler, K. 2016 (in press). First Report of the Rust Uromyces plumbarius on Gaura lindheimeri in California. Plant Disease.
  4. Blomquist, C.L., Yakabe, L.E., Rooney-Latham, S., McRoberts, N., and Thomas, C.S. 2016. Detection of Phytophthora ramorum in Nurseries and Forest Lands in California 2004-2009. Plant Disease 100:139-148.
  5. Rooney-Latham, S., Blomquist, C.L., Swiecki, T.,  Bernhardt, E. 2015. Phytophthora tentaculata. Forest Phytophthoras 5 (1):doi. 10.5399/osu/fp.5.1.3727.
  6. Rooney-Latham, S., Blomquist, C.L., Guo, Y.Y., Soriano, M.C., Kosta, K.L., Swiecki, T.J., Bernhardt, E.A. and Frankel, S.J. 2015. Phytophthora tentaculata, a new Phytophthora species in the United States affecting California native plants, grown in nurseries. Phytopathology 105 (Suppl. 4): S4.164.
  7. Swiecki, T.J., Bernhardt, E., Rooney-Latham, S., Blomquist, C., Frankel, S.J., and Kosta, K.2015. Phytophthora tentaculata and other Phytophthora species introduced into California native habitats via nursery stock. Phytopathology 105 (Suppl. 4): S4.165.
  8. Frankel, S., Swiecki, T., Bernhardt, E., Rooney-Latham, S., and Blomquist, C. 2015. Pest Alert: Phytophthora tentaculata. [Online publication] USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station, Albany, CA. February 2015. PDF available
  9. Crous, P.W., Wingfield, M.J.,Guarro, J., Hernández-Restrepo,M., Sutton, D.A., Acharya, K., Barber, P.A., Boekhout, T.,Dimitrov, R.A., Dueñas, M.,Dutta, A.K., Gené, J., Gouliamova, D.E.,Groenewald, M.,Lombard, L., Morozova, O.V., Sarkar, J., Smith, M.T., Stchigel, A.M.,Wiederhold, N.P. , Alexandrova, A.V., Antelmi, I., Armengol, J., Barnes, I., Cano-Lira, J.F.,Castañeda Ruiz R.F., Contu, M.,Courtecuisse, Pr.R., da Silveira, A.L., Decock, C.A., de Goes, A., Edathodu, J.,Ercole, E.,Firmino, A.C., Fourie, A., Fournier, J., Furtado, E.L., Geering, A.D.W.,Gershenzon, J.,Giraldo, A.,Gramaje, D.,Hammerbacher, A., He, X.L.,Haryadi, D.,Khemmuk, W.,Kovalenko, A.E., Krawczynski, R., Laich, F., Lechat,C.,Lopes, U.P., Madrid, H.,Malysheva, E.F.,Marín-Felix, Y., Martín, M.P., Mostert, L.,Nigro, F., Pereira, O.L., Picillo, B., Pinho, D.B., Popov, E.S.,Rodas Peláez, C.A., Rooney-Latham, S., Sandoval-Denis, M., Shivas, R.G., Silva, V., Stoilova-Disheva, M.M., Telleria, M.T.,Ullah, C., Unsicker, S.B.,van der Merwe, N.A., Vizzini, A.,Wagner, H.G.,Wong, P.T.W., Wood, A.R.,and Groenewald, J.Z. 2015. Fungal Planet Description Sheets: 320-370. Persoonia 34:167-266.
  10. Rooney-Latham, S., Blomquist, C.L., Swiecki, T., Bernhardt, E., and Frankel, S.J. 2015. First detection in the US: new plant pathogen, Phytophthora tentaculata, in native plant nurseries and restoration sites in California. Native Plant Journal 16: 23-27.
  11. Travadon, R., Lawrence, D.P., Rooney-Latham, S., Gubler, W.D., Wilcox, W.F., Rolshausen, P.E. and Baumgartner, K. 2015. Cadophora species associated with wood-decay of grapevines in North America. Fungal Biology 119: 53-66.
  12. Crous, P.W., Wingfield, M.J., Schumacher, R.K., Summerell, B.A., Giraldo, A., Gené, J., Guarro, J., Wanasinghe, D.N.,Hyde, J.K.,Camporesi, E., Gareth Jones, E.B.,Thambugala, K.M.,Malysheva, E.F., Malysheva, V.F., Acharya, K.,Álvarez, J.,Alvarado, P., Assefa, A.,Barnes, C.W.,Bartlett, J.S., Blanchette, R.A.,Burgess, V.,Carlavilla, J.R,Coetzee, M.P.A., Damm, U., Decock, C.A., den Breeÿen, A., de Vries, B., Dutta, A.K.,Holdom, D.G., Rooney-Latham, S., Manjón, J.L., Marincowitz, S., Mirabolfathy, M., Moreno, G., Nakashima, C., Papizadeh, M.,Shahzadeh Fazeli, S.A., Amoozegar, M.A., Romberg, M.K., Shivas, R.G., Stalpers, J.A., Stielow, B.,Stukely, M.J.C., Swart, W.J., Tan, Y.P., van der Bank, M., Wood, A.R.,Zhang, Y., and Groenewald, J.Z.2014. Fungal Planet Description Sheets: 281-319.2014. Persoonia 33:212-289.
  13. Koike, S.T., Rooney-Latham, S. and Wright, A.F. 2014. First report of stem blight of blueberry in California caused by Neofusicoccum parvum.  Plant Disease 98: 1280.
  14. Tidwell, T.E., Blomquist, C.L., Rooney-Latham, S. and Scheck, H.J. 2014. Leaf spot of Arugula, caused by Alternaria japonica, in California. Plant Disease 98:1272.
  15. Rooney-Latham, S. and Blomquist, C. L. First report of root and stem rot caused by Phytophthora tentaculata on Mimulus aurantiacus in North America. 2014. Plant Disease 98:996.
  16. Cline A.R., Skelley, P.E., Kinnee, S.A., Rooney-Latham, S., Winterton, S.L., Borkent, C.J. and Audisio, P. 2014. Interactions between a Sap Beetle, Sabal Palm, Scale Insect, Filamentous Fungi and Yeast, with Discovery of Potential Antifungal Compounds. PLoS ONE 9(2): e89295. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089295.
  17. Rooney-Latham, S., Gallegos, L.L., Vossen, P.M., and Gubler, W.D. 2013. First report of Neofabraea alba causing fruit spot on olive in North America. Plant Disease 97:1384.
  18. Rooney-Latham, S., Honeycutt E., Ochoa, J., Grünwald N.J. and Blomquist, C.L. 2013. First report of camphor tree (Cinnamomum camphora) as a host of Phytophthora ramorum. Plant Disease 97: 1377.
  19. Serdani, M., Rooney-Latham, S., Wallis, K.M. and Blomquist, C.L. 2013. First report of Colletotrichum phormii, causing anthracnose on New Zealand flax in the United States. Plant Disease 97:1115.
  20. Kumagai, L.B., LeVesque, C. S., Blomquist, C.L., Madishetty, K., Guo, Y.Y., Woods, P., Rooney-Latham, S., Rascoe, J., Gallindo, T., Schnabel, D., Polek, M. 2013. First Report of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus associated with Citrus Huanglongbing (HLB) in California. Plant Disease: 97:283.
  21. Gulya, T. J., Rooney-Latham, S., Miller, J. S., Kosta, K., Murphy-Vierra, C., Larson, C., Vaccaro, W., Kandel, H., and Nowatzki, J. F. 2012. Sunflower diseases remain rare in California seed production fields compared to North Dakota. Online. Plant Health Progress. doi:10.1094/PHP-2012-1214-01-RS. Published 14 December 2012.
  22. Rooney-Latham, S., and Bischoff. J.F. 2012. First Report of Powdery Mildew Caused by Podosphaera euphorbiae-hirtae on Euphorbia tithymaloides in California. Plant Disease 96: 1822.
  23. Blomquist, C.L., Rooney-Latham, S., Soriano, M.C. and J.C. McCarty. 2012. First report of Phytophthora ramorum causing a leafspot on Loropetalum chinense, Chinese fringe flower in California. Plant Disease 96: 1829.
  24. Rooney-Latham, S., Tidwell, T.E., Blomquist, C.L. and K.S. Peek. 2012. First report of Neofusicoccum nonquaesitum causing branch cankers on giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) in North America. Plant Disease 96:905.
  25. Koike, S.T., and S. Rooney-Latham. 2012. First Report of Embellisia allii causing skin blotch and bulb canker on garlic in California Plant Disease. 96:291.
  26. Hansen, E. M., Reeser, P., and Rooney-Latham, S. 2011. Phytophthora siskiyouensis. Forest Phytophthoras 1(1). doi: 10.5399/osu/fp.1.1.1826
  27. Rooney-Latham, S., and C. L. Blomquist, H. J. Scheck. 2011. First Report of Fusarium wilt caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. passiflorae on passion fruit in North America. Plant Disease 95: 1478.
  28. Blomquist, C.L., S. Rooney-Latham, Haynes, J.L. and H. J. Scheck. 2011. First Report of Verticillium Wilt on Field-Grown Cosmos Caused by Verticillium dahliae in California.  Plant Disease 95:361.
  29. Rooney-Latham, S., C.L. Blomquist, D.G. Fogle and E.G. Simmons. 2011. First report of Embellisia hyacinthi causing a leaf spot and bulb skin spot disease on Scilla peruviana in California. Plant Disease. 95: 356-356
  30. Rooney-Latham, S., Scheck, H. J. and T.M. Walber. 2011. First report of Cercospora beticola causing a leaf spot disease on Acanthus mollis in California. Plant Disease. 95:224.
  31. Úrbez-Torres, J. R., Peduto, F., Rooney-Latham, S. and W. D. Gubler. 2010. First Report of Diplodia corticola Causing Grapevine (Vitis vinifera) Cankers and Trunk Cankers and Dieback of Canyon Live Oak (Quercus chrysolepis) in California. Plant Disease 94:785.
  32. Rolshausen, P.E., Úrbez-Torres, J.R., Rooney-Latham, S., Eskalen, A., Smith, R. and W.D. Gubler. 2010. Evaluation of pruning wound susceptibility and protection against fungi associated with grapevine trunk diseases. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture 61:113-119. freely available
  33. Rooney-Latham, S. and Blomquist, C.L. 2009. Palm wilt and other fungi associated with palm dieback in California. Second National Meeting of the National Plant Diagnostic Network. Dec. 6-10, 2009. Miami, FL.
  34. Blomquist, C.L., Rooney-Latham, S. and Tidwell, T. 2009.  Graduate Level Diagnostics Course taught by NPDN Diagnosticians. Second National Meeting of the National Plant Diagnostic Network. Dec. 6-10, 2009. Miami, FL.
  35. Rooney-Latham, S., Blomquist, C.L. and J. Turney. 2009. First report of downy mildew caused by Peronospora trigonellae on Fenugreek in the United States. Plant Disease 93: 1349.
  36. Blomquist, C.L., Rooney-Latham, S. and P.A. Nolan. 2009. First report of Downy Mildew on Field-Grown Sweet Basil caused by Peronospora sp. in San Diego County, California. Plant Disease: 93 (9): 968.
  37. Rooney-Latham, S., Blomquist, C. L., Pastalka, T., and Costello, L. 2009. Collar rot on Italian alder trees in California caused by Phytophthora siskiyouensis. Online. Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2009-0413-01-RS.
  38. Rooney-Latham, S., Janousek, C.N., Eskalen, A., and W. D. Gubler. 2008. First report of Aspergillus carbonarius causing sour rot of table grapes (Vitis vinifera) in California. Plant Disease 92: 651.
  39. Rooney-Latham, S., Janousek, C.N., and W. D. Gubler. 2007. The use of various pre-harvest practices for the management of “Sour Rot” and “Non-Botrytis Slip Skin” of Red Globe table grapes. Phytopathology 97: S101.
  40. Rooney-Latham, S., Blomquist, C.L., Pastalka, T. and Costello, L. 2007. First Report of Phytophthora siskiyouensis causing disease on Italian alder in Foster City, CA. Phytopathology 97: S101.
  41. Gallegos, L.L. Rooney-Latham, S., Eskalen, A. Elkins, R. and W. D. Gubler. 2007. Fungal diseases of grapevine common on apples? Phytopathology 97: S38.
  42. Eskalen, A., Rooney-Latham, S. and W.D. Gubler. 2007. Protection of grapevine pruning wounds against esca and young esca pathogens. Phytopathology 97: S33.
  43. Gubler, W. D., Rooney-Latham, S. and A. Eskalen. 2007. Togninia: Newly discovered pathogen causes centuries-old disease. Phytopathology 97: S168.
  44. Rooney-Latham S., A. Eskalen and W. D. Gubler. 2007. Identification of a portion of the mating type (MAT-2) gene in Togninia minima. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 46:102.
  45. Eskalen A., S. Rooney-Latham and W. D. Gubler. 2007. Identifying effective management strategies for esca and Petri disease. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 46:125–126.
  46. Eskalen A., S. N. Rooney-Latham and W. D. Gubler. 2007. Occurrence of two new species of Togninia in California. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 46:102.
  47. Gallegos L., S. Rooney-Latham and W. D. Gubler. 2007. Apple as a possible alternative host for grapevine pathogens in California. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 46:117.
  48. Rooney-Latham, S., Eskalen, A., Gallegos, L.L., and W. D. Gubler. 2006. “Potential alternate sources of inoculum for causal agents of esca (black measles) of grapevine in California”. Phytopathology 96:S99.
  49. Eskalen, A., Rooney-Latham, S., Gallegos, L.L., and W. D. Gubler. 2006. “Occurrence of two new species of Togninia in California”. Phytopathology 96:S33.
  50. Rooney-Latham, S., A. Eskalen, and W. D. Gubler. 2005. “Occurrence of Togninia minima perithecia in esca-affected vineyards in California”. Plant Disease 89:867-871. [PDF freely available]
  51. Rooney-Latham, S., A. Eskalen and W. D. Gubler. 2005. “Teleomorph formation of Phaeoacremonium aleophilum, cause of esca and grapevine decline in California”. Plant Disease 89:177-184. [PDF freely available]
  52. Rooney-Latham, S., A. Eskalen, and W. D. Gubler. 2005. “Ascospore release of Togninia minima, cause of esca and grapevine decline in California”.Online. Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2005-0209-01-RS. [view article; view associated video (17MB)]
  53. Eskalen, A., S. Rooney-Latham, and W. D. Gubler. 2005. “First report of Togninia fraxinopennsylvanica on grapevine in California”. Plant Disease89:528.
  54. Eskalen, A., S. Rooney-Latham, and W. D. Gubler. 2005. “First Report of Perithecia of Phaeoacremonium viticola on Grapevine (Vitis vinifera) and Ash Tree (Fraxinus latifolia) in California”. Plant Disease 89:686.
  55. Rooney-Latham, S., A. Eskalen and W. D. Gubler. 2004. “Ascospore discharge and occurrence of Togninia minima (anamorph =Phaeoacremonium aleophilum) in California vineyards”. Phytopathology 94:S57.
  56. Gubler, W. D., K. Baumgartner, G. T. Browne, A. Eskalen, S. Rooney Latham, E. Petit, and L. A. Bayramian. 2004. Root Diseases of Grapevines in California and their Control. Australasian Plant Pathology 33:157-165.
  57. Eskalen, A., S. Rooney-Latham, and W. D. Gubler. 2004. “Spore release of Phaeomoniella chlamydospora associated with grapevine cordons in California.” Phytopathology 94:S28. Publication no. P-2004-0184-AMA.
  58. Eskalen, A. S. Rooney-Latham, A. J. Feliciano, and W. D. Gubler. 2003. “Epiphytic occurrence of esca and Petri disease pathogens on grapevine tissues”. Phytopathology 93:S24. Publication no. P-2003-0172-AMA.
  59. Eskalen, S. Rooney-Latham, and W. D. Gubler. 2003. “Occurrence of esca in California vineyards and association with environmental conditions”. Phytopathology 93:S24. Publication no. P-2003-0173-AMA.
  60. Rooney, S.N., A. Eskalen, and W. D. Gubler. 2002. “First report of the teleomorph of Phaeoacremonium spp., the cause of esca and decline of grapevines”. Phytopathology. Publication no. P-2003-0018-PCA.
  61. Rooney, S.N. and W.D. Gubler. 2002. “Effect of Hot Water Treatments on Eradication of Phaeomoniella chlamydospora and Phaeoacremonium spp. from Dormant Grapevine Wood”. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 40: S467-472.
  62. Rooney, S.N. and W.D. Gubler. 2002. “Role of Temperature on Fruiting Body Production and Sporulation of Phaeomoniella chlamydospora and Phaeoacremonium spp”. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 40: S482.
  63. Rooney, S.N., A. Eskalen and W.D. Gubler. 2002. “Recovery of Phaeomoniella chlamydospora and Phaeoacremonium spp. from Soil and Grapevine Tissues”. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 40: S351-356.
  64. Eskalen, A., S.N. Rooney, and W.D. Gubler. 2002. “Detection of Phaeomoniella chlamydospora and Phaeoacremonium spp. from Soil and Host Tissue Using Nested-PCR Method”. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 40: S480.
  65. Eskalen, A., S.N. Rooney, and W.D. Gubler. 2002. “First report of the pycnidial state of Phaeomoniella chlamydospora, a causal agent of black measles (esca) and Petri disease in California vineyards. Phytopathology 92:S24. Publication no. P-2002-0167-AMA.
  66. Gubler, W.D., A. Eskalen, S. N. Rooney, A. J. Feliciano, and A. Khan. 2002. Susceptibility of grapevine pruning wounds to infection by Phaeomoniella chlamydospora and Phaeoacremonium spp. Phytopathology 92:S32. Publication no. P-2002-0231-AMA.
  67. Khan, A., C. Whiting, S. Rooney and W. Gubler. 2000. “Pathogenicity of Three Species of Phaeoacremonium spp. on Grapevine in California”. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 39: 92-99.
  68. Rooney, S.N., and W. D. Gubler. 2000. “The use of hot water treatments to effectively control Phaeoacremonium vine decline of grapevines.” Phytopathology. Publication no. P-2000-0058-PCA.

Dr. Tongyan Tian

Senior Plant Pathologist (Tongyan's webpage)

  1. Medina V., Sudarshana, M.R., Tian, T., Ralston, K.S., Yeh, H.H., Falk, B.W. 2005. The Lettuce infectious yellows virus (LIYV)-encoded P26 is associated with plasmalemma deposits within LIYV-infected cells. Virology. 2005 Mar 15;333(2):367-73.
  2. Nagata. T, Alves, D.M., Inoue-Nagata, A.K., Tian, T.Y., Kitajima, E.W., Cardoso, J.E., de Avila, A.C. 2005. A novel melon flexivirus transmitted by whitefly. Arch Virol. 2005 Feb;150(2):379-87.
  3. Ng JC, Tian, T., Falk BW. 2004. Quantitative parameters determining whitefly (Bemisia tabaci) transmission of Lettuce infectious yellows virus and an engineered defective RNA. J Gen Virol. 2004 Sep;85(Pt 9):2697-707.
  4. Medina V., Rodrigo G., Tian T., Juarez M., Dolja V.V., Achon M.A., and Falk B.W. 2003. Comparative cytopathology of Crinivirus infections in different plant hosts. Annals of Applied Biology. 143 (1), 99 - 110.
  5. Rubio, L, Tian, T. Yeh, H-H., Livieratos, Y, and Falk, B. W. 2002. De novo generation of Lettuce infectious yellows virus defective RNAs in protoplasts. Molecular Plant Pathology. 3(5) 321-327.
  6. Yeh, H-H., Tian, T., Medina, V., and Falk, B. W. 2001. Green fluorescent protein expression from recombinant Lettuce infectious yellows virus-defective RNAs originating from RNA 2. Virology 289, 54-62.
  7. Yeh, H-H., Tian, T., Rubio, L., Crawford, B., and Falk, B. W. 2000. Asynchronous accumulation of lettuce infectious yellows virus RNAs 1 and 2 and identification of an RNA 1 trans enhancer of RNA 2 accumulation. J. Virology. 74: 5762-5768.
  8. Rubio, L., Yeh, H-H., Tian, T., Falk, B.W. 2000. A heterogeneous population of defective RNAs is associated with lettuce infectious yellows virus (LIYV). Virology 271, 205-212.
  9. Kao, J., Jia, L., Tian, T., Rubio, L., Falk, B. W. 2000. First report of cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus (Genus Crinivirus) in North America. Plant Disease 84: 101.
  10. Rodrigo, G., Wierzchos, J., Tian, T., and Falk, B. W. 1999. In situ localization of lettuce infectious yellows and maize stripe viruses by immunogold labeling and laser scanning confocal microscopy in reflected signal detection mode. ACTA Microscopica 8: 1-9
  11. Tian, T.; Rubio, L., Yeh, H-H, Falk, B.W. 1999. Lettuce infectious yellows virus: in vitro acquisition analysis using purified virions and the whitefly Bemisia tabaci. J. Gen. Virol. 80: 1111-1117.
  12. Falk, B. W., Tian, T., and Yeh, H.-H. 1999. Luteovirus-associated viruses and sub-viral RNAs. Curr. Top. Microbiol. Immunol. 239:159-75.
  13. Falk, B. W., and Tian, T. 1999. Transcapsidation interactions and dependent aphid transmission among luteoviruses, and luteovirus-associated RNAs. Invited Chapter. The Luteoviridae, Smith, H. G., Barker, H., and Jones, P., eds. CAB International. pp 125-134.
  14. Watson, M. T., Tian, T., Estabrook, E., and Falk, B. W. 1998. A small RNA identified as a component of California carrot motley dwarf resembles the beet western yellows luteovirus ST9-associated RNA. Phytopathology 88:164 – 170.
  15. Medina, V., Tian, T., Wierzchos, J., and Falk, B. W. 1998. Specific inclusion bodies are associated with replication of lettuce infectious yellows virus (LIYV) RNAs in Nicotiana benthamiana protoplasts. J. Gen. Virol. 78: 2325 – 2329.
  16. Tian, T., Klaassen, V. A., Soong, J., Wisler, G., Duffus, J. E., and Falk, B. W. 1996. Generation of cDNAs specific to lettuce infectious yellows closterovirus and other whitefly-transmitted viruses by using RT-PCR and degenerate oligonucleotide primers corresponding to the closterovirus gene encoding the heat shock protein 70 homolog. Phytopathology 86: 1167-1173.
  17. Klaassen, V.A., Boeshore, M.L., Koonin. E.V., Tian, T. & Falk, B.W. 1995. Genome structure and phylogenetic analysis of lettuce infectious yellows virus, a whitefly-transmitted closterovirus. Virology 208: 99-110.
  18. Tian, T. , Medina, V., Mayhew, D. E., Maeda, S., and Falk, B. W. 1995. Beet western yellows luteovirus capsid proteins produced by recombinant baculoviruses assembles into virion-like particles in cells and larvae of Bombyx mori. Virology 213:204-212.

Dr. Yunping Zhang

Senior Plant Pathologist (Yunping's webpage)

  1. Zhang, Y. P. and J. K. Uyemoto. Molecular diagnosis of cherry green ring mottle virus. In: Molecular Diagnosis of Plant Viruses, chapter 19. Studium Press, LLC.
  2. Rosa, C., Y. P. Zhang, and A. K. Rowhani. Grapevine rupestris vein feathering virus California isolate. GenBank Submission.
  3. Rowhani, A., L. Biardi, R. Johnson, P. Saldarelli, Y. P. Zhang, J. Chin, and M. Green. Simplified sample preparation method and one-tube RT-PCR for grapevine viruses. Pages 148 in: XIIIth International Council for the Study of Viruses and Virus-like Diseases of the Grapevine, Adelaide Australia.
  4. Rowhani, A., Y. P Zhang, D. A. Golino, and J. K. Uyemoto. Isolation and partial characterization of two new viruses from grapevine. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Council for the study of Viruses and Virus-like Diseases of the grapevine. Adelaide, Australia.
  5. Rowhani, A. Y. P. Zhang, and J.K. Uyemoto. Molecular characterization and nucleotide sequence of grapevine rootstock stem lesion associated virus. (in preparation).
  6. Izadpanah, K., M. Zaki-Aghl, Y. P. Zhang, S. D. Daubert, and A. Rowhani. 2003. Bermuda grass as a potential reservoir host for grapevine fanleaf virus. Plant Disease 87:1179-1182.
  7. Izadpanah, K., Y. P. Zhang, S. Daubert, M. Masumi, and A. Rowhani. Sequence of the coat protein gene of Bermuda grass etched-line virus, and of the adjacent ‘Marafibox’ motif. Virus Genes 24:131-134.
  8. Zhang, Y. P., B. C. Kirkpatrick, and J. K. Uyemoto. Comparison of cherry green ring mottle virus strains using RT-PCR and coat protein sequence phylogeny. Journal of Plant Pathology 82: 49-53.
  9. Zhang, Y. P., J. K. Uyemoto, D. A. Golino, and A. Rowhani. Nucleotide sequence and RT-PCR detection of a virus associated with grapevine rupestris stem pitting disease. Phytopathology 88: 1231-1237.
  10. Roth, G., Y. P. Zhang, P. Saldarelli, and A. Rowhani. Use of degenerate primers for partial sequencing and RT-PCR based assays of grapevine leafroll associated viruses 4 and 5. Phytopathology 88: 1238-1243.
  11. Zhang, Y. P., J. K. Uyemoto, A. Rowhani. A strategy for rapid cDNA cloning from small amount of nucleic acid of plant RNA viruses of unknown sequence by using Taq DNA polymerase. Journal of Virological Methods 84: 59-63.
  12. Zhang, Y. P., B. C. Kirkpatrick, and J. K. Uyemoto. cDNA cloning and molecular characterization of sour cherry green ring mottle virus. Journal of General Virology 79: 2275-2281.
  13. Zhang, Y. P., B. K. Kirkpatrick, and J. K. Uyemoto. Etiological study of cherry stem pitting disease in California. Plant Disease 82: 871-874.
  14. Zhang, Y. P., J. K. Uyemoto, and B. C. Kirkpatrick. A small-scale procedure for extracting nucleic acids from woody plants infected with various phytopathogens for PCR assay. Journal of Virological Methods 71: 45-50.
  15. Marini, D. B., Y. P. Zhang, A. Rowhani, and J. K. Uyemoto. Etiology and host range of a closterovirus associated with plum bark necrosis-stem pitting disease. Plant Disease 86:415-417.
  16. Zhang, Y. P. and J. K Uyemoto. Detection and recovery of tomato ring spot virus from diseased peach by graft-inoculations to Prunus tomentosa Thunb. Plant Disease 77:101.
  17. Zhang, Y. P., G. I. Mink, M. G. Tiffany, and W. E. Howell. Isolation of viruses associated with cherry twisted leaf, apricot ring pox and apricot pit pox diseases and their relationship to apple stem pitting virus. In preparation.
  18. Howell, W. E., Y. P. Zhang, J. Burgess, G. I. Mink, and L. J. Skrzeczkowski. Elimination of apple fruit and bark deforming agents by heat therapy. Acta Horticulturae 472 :641-648.

Seed Botany Laboratory

Dr. Riad Z. Baalbaki

Senior Seed Botanist (Riad's webpage)

  1. Elias, S., L. Copeland, R. Baalbaki & M. McDonald. 2012. Seed testing: principles and practices. Michigan State University Press, East Lansing, MI.
  2. Atallah, S.S, I. El Saliby, R. Baalbaki, & S.N. Talhouk. 2011. Effects of different irrigation, drying and production scenarios on the productivity, postharvest quality and economic feasibility of Origanum syriacum, a species typically over-collected from the wild in Lebanon. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 91: 337-343.
  3. Baalbaki, R., S. Elias, J. Marcos-Filho, & M. B. McDonald. 2009. Seed vigor testing handbook. Contr. 32, Handbook on Seed Testing. Assoc. Off. Seed Anal, Ithaca, NY, 341 pps.
  4. Chamoun, R., R. Baalbaki, P. Kalaitzis, & S. Talhouk. 2009. Molecular characterization of Lebanese olive germplasm. Tree Genetics and Genomes. 5:109-115.
  5. Baalbaki, R., & K. Fiedler. 2008. Results of 2007 vigor testing survey of AOSA member labs. The Seed Technologist Newsletter. 82 (1): 59-61.
  6. Ismail, B., I. Haffar, R. Baalbaki, & J. Henry. 2008. Physico-chemical characteristics and sensory quality of two date varieties under commercial and industrial storage conditions. LWT-Food Science and Technology 41: 896-904.
  7. Elias, S., & R. Baalbaki. 2007. Determination of dormant seed in the AOSA rules. The Seed Technologist Newsletter. 81 (2): 42-43.
  8. Elias, S., R. Baalbaki, & M. McDonald. 2007. Seed Moisture Determination-Principles and Procedures. Contribution No. 40 to the Handbook on Seed Testing, Association of Official seed Analysts, vi + 49 pp.
  9. Ismail, B., I. Haffar, Y. Mechref, R. Baalbaki, & J. Henry. 2006. Physico-chemical characteristics and total quality of five date varieties grown in the United Arab Emirates. International Journal of Food Science and Technology 41 (8): 919-926.
  10. Ismail, B., J. Henry, I. Haffar, & R. Baalbaki. 2006. Date consumption and dietary significance in the United Arab Emirates. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 86 (8): 1196-1201.
  11. Baalbaki, R., N. Hajj-Hassan, & R. Zurayk. 2006. Aegilops species from semiarid areas of Lebanon: variation in quantitative attributes under water stress. Crop Science 46: 799-806.
  12. Barbour, E.K, S.H. Salman, R. Z. Baalbaki, & V.K. Sagherian. 2004. Root yield of Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench in relation to spacing in solarized soil and preservation of pressed root juice. Biological Agriculture and Horticulture 22: 133-141.
  13. Zahreddine, H., C. Clubbe, R. Baalbaki, A. Ghalayini, & S.N. Talhouk. 2004. Status of native species in threatened Mediterranean habitats: the case of Pancratium maritimum L. (sea daffodil) in Lebanon. Biological Conservation 120: 11-19.
  14. Yau, S.K., M. Bounejmate, J. Ryan, R. Baalbaki, A. Nassar, & R. Maacaroun. 2003. Barley-legumes rotations for semi-arid areas of Lebanon. European Journal of Agronomy 19: 599-610.
  15. Kabengi, N.J., R.A. Zurayk, R.Z. Baalbaki, & J. Ryan. 2003. Phosphorus dynamics and characterization under long-term rotation trial. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 34: 375-392.
  16. Zurayk, R., B. Sukkariyeh, R. Baalbaki, & D. Abi Ghanem. 2002. Ni phytoaccumulation in Mentha aquatica L. and Mentha sylvestris L. Water, Air and Soil Pollution 139: 355-364.
  17. Zurayk, R., B. Sukkariyah, & R. Baalbaki. 2001. Common hydrophytes as bioindicators of nickel, chromium and cadmium pollution. Water, Air and Soil Pollution 127: 373-388.
  18. Zurayk, R., B. Sukkariyeh, R. Baalbaki, & D. Abi Ghanem. 2001. Chromium phytoaccumulation from solution by selected hydrophytes. International Journal of Phytoremediation 3: 400-408.
  19. Ismail, B., I. Haffar, R. Baalbaki, & J. Henry. 2001. Development of a total quality scoring system based on consumer preference weightings and sensory profiles: application to fruit dates (tamr). Food Quality and Preferences 12: 499-506.
  20. Baalbaki, R., R. Zurayk, M. Adlan, & M.C. Saxena. 2000. Effect of N-source and salinity level on salt accumulation of two chickpea genotypes. Journal of Plant Nutrition 23 (6): 805-814.
  21. Tambal, H.A.A., W. Erskine, R. Baalbaki, & H. Zaiter. 2000. Relationship of flower and pod numbers per inflorescence with seed yield in lentil. Experimental Agriculture 36: 369-378.
  22. Khuri, S., M.R. Shmoury, R. Baalbaki, M. Maunder & S.N. Talhouk. 2000. Conservation of Cedrus libani populations in Lebanon: history, current status and experimental application of somatic embryogenesis. Biodiversity and Conservation 9: 1261-1273.
  23. Talhouk, S.N, R.T. Lubani, R. Baalbaki, R. Zurayk, A. Al-Khatib, L. Parmaksizian, & A.A. Jaradat. 2000. Phenotypic diversity and morphological characterization of Amygdalus spp. in Lebanon. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 47: 93-104.
  24. Baalbaki, R., R. Zurayk, M. Bleik, & S. Talhouk. 1999. Germination and seedling development of drought tolerant and susceptible wheat under moisture stress. Seed Science and Technology 27(1): 291-302.
  25. Toufeili, I., B. Ismail, S. Shadarevian, R. Baalbaki, B. Khattar, A.E. Bell, & J.D. Schofield. 1999. The role of gluten proteins in the baking of Arabic bread. Journal of Cereal Science 30(3): 255-265.
  26. Haidar, M. A., N. Iskandarani, M. Sidahmad & R. Baalbaki. 1999. Response of dodder (Cuscuta spp.) seeds to soil solarization and chicken manure. Journal of Crop Protection 18(4): 253-258.
  27. Zurayk, R.A., Adlan, M., R.Z. Baalbaki, & M.C. Saxena. 1998. Interactive effects of salinity and biological nitrogen fixation on chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) growth. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 180: 249-258.
  28. Baalbaki, R., & L. O. Copeland. 1997. Seed size, density and protein content effects on field performance of wheat. Seed Science and Technology 25: 511-521.
  29. Zurayk, R., & R. Baalbaki. 1996. Inula crithmoides: a candidate plant for saline agriculture. Arid Soil Research and Rehabilitation 10: 213-223.
  30. Talhouk, S.N., R. A. Chahine, S. Hamadeh, B.C. Hamdar, & R. Baalbaki. 1996. Low-input cherry production: a horticultural alternative for marginal highlands as a case study from Lebanon. HortScience 31(7): 1077-1079.
  31. Atiyeh, R., M. Aslam, & R. Baalbaki. 1996. Nitrogen fertilizer and planting date effects on insect pest populations of sweet corn. Pakistan Journal of Zoology 28(2): 163-167.
  32. Copeland, L. O., R. Baalbaki, & N. B. Lee. 1990. The effect of seed treatment on laboratory and field performance of navy bean exposed to prolonged wet humid weather prior to harvest. Journal of Seed Technology 14: 19-29.
  33. Copeland, L. O., R. Baalbaki, & N. B. Lee. 1990. The effect of seed treatment on laboratory and field performance of soybean seed exposed to prolonged wet humid weather prior to harvest. Journal of Seed Technology 14: 30-40.
  34. Kim, S. K., L. O. Copeland, & R. Baalbaki. 1988. The use of multiple tests in predicting the vigor of soybean seeds. Korean Journal of Crop Science 32 (3): 268-276.
  35. Baalbaki, R.Z. and Copeland, L.O. 1987. Vigor testing of wheat and its relationship to field performance, storage and seed quality. Newsletter of Association of Official Seed Analysts. 61: 15.

Deborah Meyer

Environmental Program Manager I (Deborah's webpage)

  1. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2015. AOSA Rules for testing seeds: Vol. 3. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Washington, DC. 286 pp.
  2. Meyer, D. J. L., Z. Ripka, C. Sahuguede, R. Wang.2014. Universal List of Species. International Seed Testing Association. Freely available
  3. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2014. AOSA Rules for testing seeds: Vol. 3. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Washington, DC. 274 pp.
  4. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2013. AOSA Rules for testing seeds: Vol. 3. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Ithaca, NY. 274 pp.
  5. Anderson, M. K., J. Effenberger, D. Joley, and D. J. L. Meyer. 2012. Edible small seeds and grains of California tribes and the Klamath Tribe of Oregon in the Phoebe Apperson Hearst Museum of Anthropology (PAHMA) Collections, University of California Berkeley. United State Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service. Freely available.
  6. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2012. AOSA Rules for testing seeds: Vol. 3. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Ithaca, NY. 278 pp.
  7. Walters, D. 2012. Table grape weed disseminules of California’s Central Valley. A Lucid® diagnostic key. Cooperative project with CDFA and USDA-APHIS-PPQ-CPHST. (D. J. L. Meyer, R. Price, and J. Effenberger contributors to the project).
  8. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2011. AOSA Rules for testing seeds: Vol. 3. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Ithaca, NY. 278 pp.
  9. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2010. AOSA Rules for testing seeds: Vol. 3. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Ithaca, NY. 270 pp.
  10. Meyer, D.J.L., & J. Effenberger. 2010. California Noxious Weed Pest Disseminules Identification Manual. California Department of Food & Agriculture, Sacramento. 63 pp. (4.3MB). [PDF freely available]
  11. Garay, A., S. G. Elias, and D. J. L. Meyer. 2009. Development of a uniform blowing procedure for grass seeds: principles, applications and benefits. Seed Testing International, No. 138, pp. 26-32.
  12. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2009. AOSA Rules for testing seeds: Vol. 3. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Ithaca, NY. 290 pp.
  13. M. Baad, K. Lazar, D. Meyer and J. Van Ess. 2007. Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Placer County, California. Freely available.
  14. Meyer, D.J.L., & J. Effenberger. 2007. California Noxious Weed Pest Propagules Identification Manual. California Department of Food & Agriculture, Sacramento. 88 pp. [superceded by 2010 version]
  15. Meyer, D. J. L. 2006. Peanut, Arachis hypogaea L., seedlings. Cover illustration. Seed Technology 28(1).
  16. Meyer, D. J. L. and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 2006. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Contribution No. 25 to the handbook on seed testing. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Las Cruces, NM. 291 p.
  17. Meyer, D. J. L. 2005. Seed development and structure in floral crops. In: McDonald, M. B. and F. Kwong (eds.). 2005. Flower seeds: biology and technology. CAB International Publishing, Oxfordshire, UK. p 117–144.
  18. Meyer, D. J. L 2005. Pepper, Capsicum annuum L., seedling. Cover illustration. Seed Technology 27(1).
  19. Meyer, D. J. L 2004. Carrot, Daucus carota L., fruit. Cover illustration. Seed Technology 26(1).
  20. Meyer, D. J. L, and J. Effenberger. 2004. Comparison of purity testing methods of weeping alkaligrass (Puccinellia distans (Jacq.) Parl.). Seed Technology 26(1):17–26.
  21. Meyer, D. J. L and J.H. Wiersema (eds.). 2001. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Contribution No. 25 to the handbook on seed testing. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Las Cruces, NM. 266 p.
  22. Meyer, D. J. L 2001. Comparison of four purity testing methods for Festuca brevipila R. Tracey and F. ovina L. Seed Technology 23(1):35–49.
  23. Meyer, D. J. L Basic botany for seed testing. In: McDonald, M., Gutormson, T., and Turnipseed, B. (eds.). 2001. Seed Technologists Training Manual. Society of Commercial Seed Technologists, Ithaca, NY. Chapter 2, p 1–38.
  24. Meyer, D. J. L Seed identification. In: McDonald, M., Gutormson, T., and Turnipseed, B. (eds.). 2001. Seed Technologists Training Manual. Society of Commercial Seed Technologists, Ithaca, NY. Chapter 3, p 1–21.
  25. Meyer, D. J. L 2000. Comparison of two methods of purity testing for Festuca pratensis Hudson and Lolium x hybridum Haussknecht. Seed Technology 22(1):59–63.
  26. Meyer, D. J. L and J. H. Wiersema (eds.). 1999. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds. Contribution No. 25 to the handbook on seed testing. Association of Official Seed Analysts, Inc., Lincoln, NE. 242 pp.
  27. Meyer, D. J. L 1998. Understanding grass family seed units. ISTA News Bulletin No. 116:32–41.
  28. Meyer, D. J. L 1998. Seed quality problems commonly encountered in the laboratory for vegetable and flower seeds. Seed Technology 20(2):136–161.
  29. Meyer, D. J. L 1997. Comparison of three methods of purity testing for Lolium multiflorum, L. perenne and Festuca arundinacea. Seed Technology 19(1):91–98.
  30. Meyer, D. J. L 1996. Understanding grass family seed units. AOSA News Letter 70(1): 49–59.
  31. Effenberger, J., B. Brown, D. L. Meyer and P. Peterson. 1990. Seed testing: The vegetable seed perspective. Journal of Seed Technology 14(2):138–140.
  32. Meyer, D. J. L 1987. Pictures and descriptions of certain Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) fruit not illustrated in U.S. Department of Agriculture Handbook No. 30. Journal of Seed Technology 11(1):35–41.
  33. Effenberger, J. M. and D. J. L. Meyer. 1986. Taxonomic characteristics of some noxious weed propagules of the Poaceae in California. Official Proceedings of the 34th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Feed Microscopists, p 22–25.

Robert Price

Senior Seed Botanist (Robert's webpage)

  1. Price, R.A. 2011.Conifer Families. Pages 88-90, in Debreczy, Z. & I. Rácz, Conifers Around The World. DendroPress Ltd., Budapest, 1089 pp.
  2. Price, R.A. 2011. Scientific editor, Debreczy, Z. & I. Rácz, Conifers Around The World. DendroPress Ltd., Budapest, 1089 pp.
  3. Adams, R.P., J. A. Bartel, and R.A. Price.  2009.  A new genus, Hesperocyparis, for the cypresses of the Western Hemisphere (Cupressaceae).  Phytologia 91: 160-185.
  4. Debreczy, Z., K. Musial, R.A. Price, and I. Racz.  2009.  Relationships and nomenclatural status of the Nootka Cypress (Callitropsis nootkatensis, Cupressaceae).  Phytologia 91: 140-159.
  5. Huang, J., D.E. Giannasi, and R.A. Price.  2005.  Phylogenetic relationships in Ephedra (Ephedraceae) inferred from chloroplast and nuclear DNA sequences.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution  35: 48-59.
  6. Huang, J., and R.A. Price.  2003.  Estimation of the age of extant Ephedra using chloroplast rbcL sequence data.  Molecular Biology and Evolution 20: 435-440.
  7. Quinn, C.J., and R.A. Price.  2003.  Phylogeny of the Southern Hemisphere conifers.  Acta Horticulturae 615: 129-136.
  8. Quinn, C.J., R.A. Price, and P.A. Gadek.  2002.  Familial concepts and relationships in the conifers based on rbcL and matK sequence comparisons.  Kew Bulletin 57: 513-531.
  9. Ward, N.M., and R.A. Price.  2002.  Phylogenetic relationships of Marcgraviaceae: insights from three chloroplast genes.  Systematic Botany 27: 149-160.
  10. Warwick, S.I., I.A. Al-Shehbaz, R.A. Price, and C. Sauder.  2002.  Phylogeny of Sisymbrium (Brassicaceae) based on ITS sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA.  Canadian Journal of Botany 80: 1002-1017.
  11. Sweeney, P.W., and R.A. Price.  2001.  Multivariate morphological analysis of the Cardamine concatenata alliance (Brassicaceae).  Brittonia 53: 82-95.
  12. Price, R.A., I.A. Al-Shehbaz, and S.L. O’Kane.  2001.  Beringia (Brassicaceae), a new genus of arabidopsoid affinities from Russia and North America.  Novon 11: 332-336.
  13. Sweeney, P.W., and R.A. Price.  2000.  Polyphyly of the genus Dentaria (Brassicaceae): evidence from trnL intron and ndhF sequence data.  Systematic Botany 25: 468-478.
  14. Zhang, D., M.A. Dirr, and R.A. Price.  2000.  Discrimination and genetic diversity of Cephalotaxus accessions using AFLP markers. Journal of the American Society of Horticultural Science 125: 404-412.
  15. Al-Shehbaz, I.A., and R.A. Price.  1998.  Delimitation of the genus Nasturtium (Brassicaceae).  Novon 8: 124-126.
  16. Galloway, G. L., R.L. Malmberg, and R.A. Price.  1998.  Phylogenetic utility of the nuclear gene arginine decarboxylase: an example from the Brassicaceae.  Molecular Biology and Evolution 15: 1312-1320.
  17. Price, R.A., A. Liston, and S.H. Strauss.  1998.  Phylogeny and systematics of Pinus.  Pp. 49-68 in D.M. Richardson, ed., Ecology and Biogeography of Pinus.  Cambridge Univ. Press.
  18. Edwards-Burke, M.A., J.L. Hamrick, and R.A. Price.  1997.  Frequency and direction of hybridization in sympatric populations of Pinus taeda and P. echinata (Pinaceae). American Journal of Botany 84: 879-886.
  19. Pax, D. L., R. A. Price, and H. J. Michaels.  1997.  Phylogenetic position of the Hawaiian geraniums based on rbcL sequences.  American Journal of Botany 84: 72-78.
  20. Jones, C.S., and R.A. Price.  1996.  Diversity and evolution of seedling baupläne in Pelargonium (Geraniaceae).  Aliso 14: 281-295.
  21. Rodman, J., R. A. Price, K. Karol, E. Conti, K. J. Sytsma, and J. D. Palmer.  1993.  Nucleotide sequences of the rbcL gene indicate monophyly of mustard oil plants.  Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 80: 686-699.
  22. Price, R.A., and J.D. Palmer.  1993.  Phylogenetic relationships of the Geraniaceae and Geraniales from rbcL sequence comparisons.  Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 80: 661-671.
  23. Price, R.A., and R.C. Rollins.  1991.  New taxa of Draba (Cruciferae) from California, Nevada, and Colorado.  Harvard Papers in Botany 3: 71-77.
  24. Hart, J.A., and R.A. Price.  1990.  The genera of Cupressaceae (including Taxodiaceae) in the southeastern United States. Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 71: 275-322.
  25. Price, R.A.  1990.  The genera of Taxaceae in the southeastern United States.  Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 71: 69-91.
  26. Price, R.A.  1989.  The genera of Pinaceae in the southeastern United States.  Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 70: 247-305.
  27. Price, R.A.,and J.M. Lowenstein.  1989.  An immunological comparison of the Sciadopityaceae, Taxodiaceae, and Cupressaceae.  Systematic Botany 14: 141-149.
  28. Price, R.A., and R.C. Rollins.  1988.  High elevation Draba (Cruciferae) of the White Mountains of California and Nevada.  Aliso 12: 17-27.
  29. Price, R.A., J. Olsen-Stojkovich, and J.M. Lowenstein.  1987.  Relationships among the genera of Pinaceae: an immunological approach.  Systematic Botany 12: 91-97.
  30. Price, R. A.  1980.  Draba streptobrachia (Brassicaceae), a new species from Colorado.  Brittonia 32: 160-169.

Administrators

Dr. Umesh Kodira

Envirnomental Program Manager II (Umesh's webpage)

  1. Umesh, K.C., K. Krishnappa, and D.J. Bagyaraj. 1988. Interaction of burrowing nematode, Radopholus similis (Cobb 1893) Thorne 1949, and VA mycorrhiza, Glomus fasciculatum (Thaxt.) Gerd. and Trappe in Banana (Musa acuminata Colla.). Indian Journal of Nematology 18:6–11.
  2. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1992. Nematodes. Alfalfa Pest Management Guidelines. University of California Integrated Pest Management Guidelines, PMG 2:32–34.
  3. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1992. Nematodes. Pear Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 16:60–62.
  4. Umesh, K.C. and H. Ferris. 1992. Effects of temperature on Pratylenchus neglectus and on its pathogenicity to barley. Journal of Nematology 24:504–511.
  5. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1994. Nematodes. Apple Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 12:40–42.
  6. Umesh, K.C. and H. Ferris. 1994. Influence of temperature and host plant on the interaction between Pratylenchus neglectus and Meloidogyne chitwoodi. Journal of Nematology 26:65–71.
  7. Umesh, K.C., H. Ferris, and D.E. Bayer. 1994.Competition between Pratylenchus neglectus and Meloidogyne chitwoodi. Journal of Nematology 26:286–295.
  8. Umesh, K.C., J. Valencia, C. Hurley, W.D. Gubler, and B.W. Falk.1994. Stylet-oil provides limited control of aphid-transmitted viruses in melons. California Agriculture 49:22–24.
  9. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1995. Nematodes. Peach/Nectarine Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 10:33–35.
  10. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl 1996. Nematodes. Apricot Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 11:24–25.
  11. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Carrot Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 30:22–23.
  12. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Celery Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 31:19–20.
  13. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Citrus Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 28:98–100.
  14. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Cucurbits Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 27:45–46.
  15. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Grape Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 18:52–54.
  16. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Lettuce Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 15:26–27.
  17. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Onion/Garlic Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 26:25–26.
  18. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Peppers Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 29:24–25.
  19. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1996. Nematodes. Sugarbeet Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 24:50–52.
  20. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Cole Crops Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 25:53–55.
  21. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Dry Bean Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 19.
  22. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Fig Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 4:8.
  23. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Pecan Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 9:3.
  24. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Pistachio Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 5:10.
  25. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Potato Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 6:40–41.
  26. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Small Grains Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 21:54-55.
  27. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Turfgrass Pest Management Guidelines. L&O 1:48–49.
  28. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1997. Nematodes. Walnut Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 3:25–26.
  29. Kodira, U.C., and B.W. Westerdahl. 1998. Nematodes. Cherry Pest Management Guidelines. PMG 13:31–33.
  30. Umesh, K.C., R.M. Davis, and R.L. Gilbertson. 1998. Seed Contamination Thresholds for Development of Carrot Bacterial Blight Caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. carotae. Plant Disease 11:1271–1275.
  31. Meng, X.Q., Umesh, K.C., Davis, R.M., and Gilbertson, R.L. 2004. Development of PCR-based assays for detecting Xanthomonas campestris pv. carotae, the bacterial leaf blight pathogen, from different substrates. Plant Disease 88: 1226–1234.