Staff Publications

Aardema, M.L. and J. M. Scriber. 2013. No evidence the male mate choice contributes to maintenance of a shared, sex-limited trait in mimetic and non-mimetic female tiger swallowtail butterflies, Papilio glaucus. Evolutionary Biology 40: 108-116. 

Ahmed, M. Z., E. C. Greyvenstein, J. J. Welch, and J. M. Greeff. 2013. Consistently high incidence of Wolbachia in global fig wasp communities. Ecological Entomology 38(2)147–154.

Ahmed, M. Z., M. Naveed, M. Noor ul Ane, S. X. Ren, P. D. Barro, and B. L. Qiu. 2014. Host suitability comparison between the MEAM1 and AsiaII 1 cryptic species of Bemisia tabaci in cotton growing zones of Pakistan. Pest Management Science DOI: 10.1002/ps.3716.

 Ahmed, M. Z., P. J. De Barro, S. X. Ren, J. M. Greeff, and B. L. Qiu. 2013. Evidence for horizontal transmission of secondary endosymbionts in the Bemisia tabaci cryptic species complex. PLOS ONE 8(1): e53084.

Bae, Y. S., B. W. Lee, and K. T. Park. 2014. Gelechiid fauna of Baengnyeongdo, Daecheongdo, and Yeonpyeongdo in the West Sea near North Korea, with description of two new species (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea). Entomological Research 44(1):17-22.

Barber, J. R., and A. Y. Kawahara. 2013. Anti-bat behavioral strategies and evolutionary routes in the escalation of the bat-moth arms race. Integrative and Comparative Biology 53: E10.

Barber, J., and A. Y. Kawahara. 2013. Hawkmoths produce anti-bat ultrasound. Biology Letters. 9 (4): 20130161.

Bracken-Grissom, H.D., J.W. Breinholt,.et al. 2014. The Emergence of the Lobsters: Phylogenetic Relationships, Morphological Evolution and Divergence Time Comparisons of an Ancient Group (Decapoda: Achelata, Astacidea, Glypheidea, Polychelida) Syst. Biol. first published online February 20, 2014 doi:10.1093/sysbio/syu008

Breinholt, J. W., and A. Y. Kawahara. 2013. Phylotranscriptomics: Saturated third codon positions radically influence the estimation of trees based on Next-Gen data. Genome Biology and Evolution 5(11): 2082–2092.

Calhoun, J. V. 2013. Hesperia illinois Dodge (Hesperiidae): an invalid neotype and the designation of a lectotype. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 67(4): 274-280.

Calhoun, J. V. 2013. The Dodge family: a tradition of entomology. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 67(3): 206-220.

Calhoun, J. V. 2013. The extraordinary story of an artistic and scientific masterpiece: The Butterflies of North America by William Henry Edwards, 1868-1897. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 67(2): 73-110.

Calhoun, J. V. 2014. The Butterflies of North America by W. H. Edwards: revised citations for the first volume and for the Synopsis of North American Butterflies. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 68(1): 66-69.

Chazot, N., K. R. Willmott, E. P. Santacruz, A. Toporov, R. I., C. D. Jiggins, and M. Elias. 2014. Mutualistic mimicry and filtering by altitude shape the structure of Andean butterfly communities. The American Naturalist 183(1), 26-39.

Checa, M. F. 2013. Hadas haladas del Yasuni (Winged fairies from Yasuni). Editorial Trama and PUCE, Quito, 263 pp.

Cong, Q., and N. V. Grishin. 2014. A new Hermeuptychia (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Satyrinae) is sympatric and synchronic with H. sosybius in southeast US coastal plains, while another new Hermeuptychia species – not hermes – inhabits south Texas and northeast Mexico. ZooKeys 379: 43-91, 70 figs., 1 tab.

Covell, C.V., Jr. 2013. A bilateral gynandromorph of Parasa chloris (Herrich-Schäffer) (Limacodidae) from Kentucky. News Lepid. Soc. 55 (4): 173.

Covell, C.V., Jr. 2013. Book Review: Le Guide des Papillons du Québec, by Louis Handfield. News Lepid. Soc. 55 (3): 115.

De Prins, J., W. De Prins, E. D. Coninck, A. Y. Kawahara, M. A. Milton, and P. D. N. Hebert. 2013. Taxonomic history and invasion biology of two Phyllonorycter leaf miners (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Zootaxa 3709 (4): 341–362.

Dinca  V., C. Wiklund, V. A. Lukhtanov, U. Kodandaramaiah, N. Norén, L. Dapporto, N. Wahlberg, R. Vila, and M. Friberg. 2013. Reproductive isolation and patterns of genetic differentiation in a cryptic butterfly species complex. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26(10): 2095-2106.

Francesconi, W., P. K. R. Nair, D. J. Levey, J. C. Daniels, and L. Cullen Jr. 2013. Butterfly distribution in fragmented landscapes containing agroforestry practices in Southeastern Brazil. Agroforestry Systems 87:1321-1338.

GIGA Scientists. 2014. Global Invertebrate Genomics Alliance (GIGA): Developing Community Resources to Study Diverse Invertebrate Genomes. Journal of Heredity 105(1): 1–18.

Giraldo, C. E., K. R. Willmott, R. Vila, and S. I. Uribe. 2013. Ithomiini Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) of Antioquia, Colombia. Neotropical Entomology 42(2), 146-157.

Grishin, N. V. 2013. A new Entheus (Hesperiidae: Eudaminae) from Colombia and Panama is most distinctive in the E. gentius group. Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 46: 91-103, 29 figs.

Grishin, N. V. 2013. A new Potamanaxas (Hesperiidae: Pyrginae: Erynnini), patterned like P. bana, but with sickle-armed genitalia, not chicken claws. Tropical Lepidoptera Research 23(2)(Suppl. 1): 6-9, pls. 4-7.

Grishin, N. V. 2013. Adding to the rich fauna of the Chocó region in Ecuador, a new species of Potamanaxas (Hesperiidae: Pyrginae: Erynnini). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 23(2)(Suppl. 1): 1-5, pls. 1-3.

Grishin, N. V. 2013. An enigmatic new Potamanaxas (Hesperiidae: Pyrginae: Erynnini) is a visual mosaic of characters from distantly related species. Tropical Lepidoptera Research 23(2)(Suppl. 1): 10-12, pls. 8-10.

Grishin, N. V. 2013. On the identity of Potamanaxas andraemon and its relatives, with the description of a new species from Peru (Hesperiidae: Pyrginae: Erynnini). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 23(1): 1-13, 60 figs.

Grishin, N. V. 2013. Two new species of Potamanaxas (Hesperiidae: Pyrginae: Erynnini)–one of them, melicertes of Evans, was mentioned but not named by Godman and Salvin. Tropical Lepidoptera Research 23(2)(Suppl. 1): 13-17, pls. 11-14.

Grishin, N. V. 2013. Uncus shaped akin to elephant tusks defines a new genus for two very different-in-appearance Neotropical skippers (Hesperiidae: Pyrginae). Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 45: 101-112, 6 figs.

Grishin, N. V., D. H. Janzen and W. Hallwachs. 2013. Hiding behind gaudy looks, a new Central American species of Phareas(Hesperiidae: Eudaminae). Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 67(3): 161-174, 38 figs.

Grishin, N. V., J. M. Burns, D. H. Janzen, W. Hallwachs and M. Hajibabaei. 2013. Oxynetra: Facies and DNA barcodes point to a new species from Costa Rica (Hesperiidae: Pyrginae: Pyrrhopygini). Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 67(1): 1-14, 8 figs.

Hayden, J. E. 2013. Sufetula Walker in Florida (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Insecta Mundi 0296: 1-15.

Hayden, J. E., S. Lee, S. C. Passoa, J. Young, J.-F. Landry, V. Nazari, R. Mally, L.A. Somma, and K.M. Ahlmark. 2013. Digital Identification of Microlepidoptera on Solanaceae. USDA-APHIS-PPQ Identification Technology Program (ITP). Fort Collins, CO.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Andinarampha, New genus, with four new species from Guatemala to Peru (Tortricidae: Olethreutinae: Grapholitini). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1):47-54.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Florida Lepidoptera Notes. 14. Soybean Webworm, Mesophleps adustipennis, in Florida (Gelechiidae: Gelechiinae: Anacampsinni). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 21-24.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Florida Lepidoptera Notes. 15. Seagrape Spanworm, Ametris nitocris (Geometridae: Oenochrominae: Ametridini). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 30-34.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Florida Lepidoptera Notes. 15. Tropical Garden Leafroller, Amorbia concavana, in Florida and the United States (Tortricidae: Tortricinae: Sparganothini). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 25-29.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Guatemala Moth Notes. 6. Melanic Forms of Rindgeria picta (Geometridae: Ennominae). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 40.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Notes on Cydia eucyanea and its species complex in Central America (Tortricidae: Oleuthreutinae: Grapholitini). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1):55-62.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Notes on Hexeretmis argo in Peru (Alucitidae). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 20.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. Prodilactis mystica in Malawi and transfer to Hyblaeidae as subfamily Prodidactinae (Hyblaeidae: Prodidactinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 1-4.

Heppner, J. B. 2013. The male of Zodia vanessaediscovered in Peru (Choreutidae). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 63-64.

Heppner, J. B., and C. E.Vergara-Cobian. 2013. Argyrotaenia sphaleropa in Coastal Peru (Tortricidae: Tortricinae: Archipini). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 41-43.

Heppner, J. B., and Y. Bae. 2013. Notes on Vietnam Moths. 18. Alomenarcha and a new subspecies in Vietnam (Oecophoridae: Xyloryctinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 35-39.

Kawahara, A.Y. 2013. Systematic revision and review of the extant and fossil snout butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Libytheinae). Zootaxa 3631: 1–74.

Kawahara, A.Y., and D. Rubinoff. 2013. Convergent evolution of morphology and habitat use in the explosive Hawaiian fancy case caterpillar radiation. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26(8):1768-1773.

Kawahara, A.Y., J. W. Breinholt, F. V. Ponce, J. Haxaire, L. Xiao, G. P. A. Lamarre, D. Rubinoff, and I. J. Kitching.  2013. Evolution of Manduca sexta hornworms and relatives: Biogeographical analysis reveals an ancestral diversification in Central America. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 68: 381–386.

Kawahara, A.Y., J.W. Breinholt, F. Ponce, J. Haxaire, L. Xiao, G.P.A. Lamarre, D. Rubinoff, and I. J. Kitching. 2013. Evolution of Manduca sexta hornworms and relatives: Biogeographical analysis reveals an ancestral diversification in Central America. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 68(3):381-386.

Kawahara, A.Y., M. Jones, Q. Jia, S. L. Lapointe, and P. A. Stansly. 2013. A synthetic pheromone for Phyllocnistis citrella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) attracts multiple leafminer species. Florida Entomologist 96(3): 1213-1216.

Kim, M., K. T. Park, H. S. Lee, B. W. Lee, and S. Lee. 2013. Coleophoridae (Lepidoptera) Collected from Is. Yeonpyeong and Is. Baengnyeong in the West Sea, with Three Unrecorded Species from Korea. 한국응용곤충학회 학술발표회, 248-248.

Lee, G.E., J.E. Hayden, and A.Y. Kawahara. 2014. External egg morphology of the Hawaiian dancing moth, Dryadaula terpsichorella (Lepidoptera: Tineidae). Journal of Natural History: published online 21 Jan. 2014, 6 pp.

Lehnert, M. S., T. C. Emmel, and E. Garraway. 2013. Male-Male Interactions in the Endangered Homerus Swallowtail, Papilio homerus (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae), in Jamaica. Caribbean Journal of Science 47(1), 57-66.

Lewis, D., S. F. Nakahara, F. Sperling, A. Cotton, and A. Y. Kawahara, and F. Condamine. 2014. Evolutionary and biogeographic roles of Caribbean Islands on Neotropical diversity: origin and evolution of Heraclides swallowtails. Cladistics.

Llorente-Bousquets, J., I. Vargas-Fernández, A. Luis-Martínez, M. Trujano-Ortega, B. C. Hernandez-Mejia & A. D. Warren. 2013. Biodiversidad de Lepidoptera en Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad DOI: 10.7550/rmb.31830

Lopez, J. … Breinholt, J.W…et. al. 2014. Global Invertebrate Genomics Alliance (GIGA): Developing Community Resources to Study Diverse Invertebrate Genomes. Journal of Heredity 105:1 1-18. doi:10.1093/jhered/est084

Lukhtanov, V.A. 2013. Phylogenetic reconstructions: characters, models of evolution and methods of phylogenetic inference. TrudyZoologicheskogoInstituta. Supplement 2. P. 39-52.

Matos-Maravi, P. F., C. Pena, K. R. Willmott, A. V. Freitas, and N. Wahlberg. 2013. Systematics and evolutionary history of butterflies in the Taygetis clade (Nymphalidae: Satyrinae: Euptychiina): Towards a better understanding of Neotropical biogeography. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 66(1), 54-68.

Matthews, D. L., C. V. Covell, Jr., K. M. Lane and J. Y. Miller. 2014. Larval Hostplants of Geometridae (Lepidoptera) collected by Dale H. Habeck in Florida, Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 116(1):36-68.

Nakahara, S., A. Highton, B. Jost, and W. Mitsuhashi. 2013. Annotated new records for Nymphalid species from the Sierra de Imataca, Venezuela (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Association for Tropical Lepidoptera Notes (June).

Ortíz-Acevedo, E., and K. R. Willmott.  2013. Molecular systematics of the butterfly tribe Preponini (Nymphalidae: Charaxinae). Systematic Entomology 38(2): 440-449.

Park, K. T. 2013. A new genus Heppneralis Park of Lecithoceridae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea) from Is. Sulawesi, Indonesia, with descriptions of two new species. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 16(2), 119-122.

Park, K. T., and M. Kim. 2014. Three new species of Neopectinimura Park (Lepidoptera: Lecithoceridae) from Papua New Guinea, Indonesia. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 17(1), 53-58.

Park, K. T., and S. Lee. 2013. A new genus of Lecithoceridae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea), from New Guinea, with a description of two new species. Florida Entomologist 96(1), 219-224.

Park, K. T., and S. Lee. 2013. Lamprista gen. nov. of Lecithoceridae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea) from New Guinea, with descriptions of two new species. Zootaxa 3646(5), 593-599.

Park, K. T., and S. Lee. 2013. Pacificulla gen. nov. of Lecithoceridae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea) from New Guinea, with descriptions of six new species. Zootaxa 3599(1), 67-77.

Park, K. T., J. B. Heppner, and S. Lee. 2013. New genus, Lepidozonates Park, gen. nov. (Lepidoptera: Lecithoceridae) with description of three new species. Entomological Science 16(2), 222-226.

Park, K. T., J. B. Heppner, and Y. S. Bae. 2013. Two new species of Lecithoceridae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea), with a revised check list of the family in Taiwan. ZooKeys (263), 47.

Park, K. T., Y. S. Bae, and S. Kim. 2013. Three new species of Thubana Walker, 1864 from Cambodia and Malaysian Borneo (Lepidoptera: Lecithoceridae). SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterología 41(163).

Park, K. T., Y. S. Bae, S. Kim, and J. B. Heppner. 2013. Genus Torodora Meyrick in Cambodia (Lepidoptera: Lecithoceridae: Torodorinae), with descriptions of three new species. Journal of Natural History 47(35-36): 2289-2304.

Peigler, R. S. and J. V. Calhoun. 2013. Correct authorship of the name Phalaena ricini and the nomenclatural status of the name Saturnia canningi (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae). Tropical Lepidoptera 23(1): 39-43.

Plotkin, D., and J. Goddard. 2013. Blood, sweat, and tears: a review of the hematophagous, sudophagous, and lachryphagous Lepidoptera. Journal of Vector Ecology 38(2), 289-294.

Przybyłowicz, Ł., V. Lukhtanov, and D. Lachowska-Cierlik. 2014. Towards the understanding of the origin of the Polish remote population of Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) ripartii (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) based on karyology and molecular phylogeny. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 52(1), 44-51.

Pyrcz, T. W., K. Willmott, R. Garlacz, P. Boyer, and Y. Gareca. 2013. Latitudinal gradient and spatial covariance in species richness of tropical Lepidoptera in the Andes. Insect Conservation and Diversity.

Qi, M., J. B. Heppner, and Y. Bae. 2013. A new record of Joelminetia from Cambodia (Pyralidae: Balleriinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 6(1): 5-6.

Radford, J., and K. R. Willmott. 2013. A distinctive new subspecies of Catasticta poujadei from the Cordillera del Cóndor in eastern Ecuador (Lepidoptera: Pieridae: Pierinae). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 23: 86-91.

Regier, J.C, C. Mitter, A. Zwick, A. L. Bazinet, M. P. Cummings, A. Y. Kawahara, J.-C. Sohn, D. J. Zwickl, S. Cho, D. R. Davis, J. Baixeras, J. Brown, C. Parr, S. Weller, D. C. Lees, and K. T. Mitter. 2013.   A large-scale, higher-level, molecular phylogenetic study of the insect order Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies). PLOS ONE 8(3): e58568.

Saarinen, E. V., J. C. Daniels, and J. E. Maruniak. 2014. Local extinction event despite high levels of gene flow and genetic diversity in the federally-endangered Miami Blue butterfly. Conservation Genetics DOI 10.1007/s10592-014-0580-5.

Scriber, J. M., B. Eliot, E. Maher, M. McGuire, and M. Niblack. 2014. (Invited Paper) Adaptations to “thermal time” constraints in Papilio: latitudinal and local size clines differ in response to regional climate change. Insects 5: 199-226.

Scriber, J.M.  2014. Invited Review: Climate-driven reshuffling of species and genes; potential conservation roles for species translocations and recombinant hybrid genotypes. Insects 5, 1–61.

Smorkatcheva, A.V., and V. A. Lukhtanov. 2014. Evolutionary association between subterranean lifestyle and female sociality in rodents. Mammalian Biology 79(2)

Sourakov, A. 2013. Larvae of Io Moth, Automeris io, on the Coral Bean, Erythrina herbacea, in Florida – the limitations of polyphagy. J. Lepidopterists’ Society 67(4): 291-298.

Sourakov, A. 2013. Fierce faces of Florida tigers: moths mimicking spiders. News of Lepidopterists’ Society 55(2): 60-61.

Sourakov, A. 2013. Hairstreak false heads deflect spider attacks. American Butterflies 21(1): 4-11.

Sourakov, A. 2013. The Tropical Swallowtail Moth, Lyssa zampa (Uraniidae) – another victim of lymph-thirsty parasites in Vietnam. News of Lepidopterists’ Society 55(3): 106-107.

Sourakov, A. 2013. Two heads are better than one: false head allows Calycopis cecrops (Lycaenidae) to escape predation by a jumping spider, Phidippus pulcherrimus (Salticidae). Journal of Natural History, 47(15-16): 1047-1054.

Sourakov, A. 2014. Erythrina leafminer, Leucoptera erythrinella (Lepidoptera: Lyonetiidae). Featured Creatures, Publication Number: EENY-582.

Sourakov, A. and L. M. Locascio. 2013. Exotic Crotalaria species as host plants of the Ornate Bella Moth, Utetheisa ornatrix (Lepidoptera: Erebidae), in Florida: laboratory biology. Florida Entomologist 96(2): 344-350.

Stekolnikov, A. A., V. A. Lukhtanov, and A. I. Korzeev. 2013. Congruence between comparative morphology and molecular phylogenies: evolution of the male genitalia skeletal/muscular system in the subtribe Polyommatina (Lepidoptera, Yycaenidae). Entomological Review 92(3): 517-536.

Talavera , G., V. A. Lukhtanov, N. E. Pierce, and R. Vila. 2013. Establishing criteria for higher-level classification using molecular data: the systematics of Polyommatus blue butterflies (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae). Cladistics 29, 166-192.

Talavera, G., V. Lukhtanov, L. Rieppel, N. E. Pierce, and R. Vila. 2013. In the shadow of phylogenetic uncertainty: the recent diversification of Lysandra butterflies through chromosomal change. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 69: 469–478.

Taylor, L. A., E. B. Maier, K. J. Byrne, Z. Amin, and N. I. Morehouse. 2014. Colour use by tiny predators: jumping spiders show colour biases during foraging. Animal Behaviour, 90, 149-157.

Taylor, L.A. and K.J. McGraw. 2013. Male ornamental coloration improves courtship success in a jumping spider, but only in the sun. Behavioral Ecology 24(4): 955-967.

Vandergast A.G., R.D. Inman R.D., K.R Barr, K.E. Nussear, T.C. Esque, S.A. Hathaway, D.A. Wood, P.A. Medica, J.W. Breinholt, C.L. Stephen, A.D. Gottscho, S.B. Marks, W.B. Jennings, and R.N. Fisher. 2013. Evolutionary Hotspots in the Mojave Desert. Diversity 5(2):293-319.

Vershinina A.O., and V. A. Lukhtanov. 2013. Dynamics of chromosome number evolution in the Agrodiaetus phyllis species complex (Insecta: Lepidoptera). Cell and Tissue Biology 7(4): 379–381.

Warren, A. D. 2013. Step out of the willow bogs and find some dead trees: Colias scudderi (Lepidoptera: Pieridae: Coliadinae) and lodgepole pine forests in Colorado. News of the Lepidopterists’ Society 55(1):29-31.

Willmott, K. R., and J. P. W. Hall.  2013. A new species and two new subspecies of Adelpha Hübner, [1819] from the tropical Andes (Lepidoptera: Limenitidinae). Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 67: 241-252.