Recent Publications

  1. Yoder MJ, Mikó I, Seltmann KC, Bertone MA, Deans AR. 2010. A Gross Anatomy Ontology for Hymenoptera. PLoS ONE 5 (12): e15991. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015991
  2. Baker, James R. and James LaBonte, Thomas H. Atkinson, Stephen Bambara. 2009. Identification Tool for Bark Beetles of the Southeastern US. Lucid® v.3.4.1, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. 27695. 558 MB. [Updated November, 2010]
  3. Southern, P. S. and C. H. Dietrich. 2010. Eight new species of Empoasca (Hemiptera: Cicadillidae: Typhlocybinae: Empoascini) from Peru and Bolivia. Zootaxa 2524: 1-23.
  4. Trautwein, M.D., B. M. Wiegmann, D.K. Yeates. 2010. A multigene phylogeny of the fly superfamily Asiloidea (Insecta): Taxon sampling and additional genes reveal the sister group to all higher flies (Cyclorrhapha). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 56: 918-930.
  5. Mikó I., Masner, L. & A. R. Deans. 2010. World revision of Xenomerus Walker (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae). Zootaxa 2708: 1-73.
  6. Bertone, M.A. & A. R. Deans. 2010. Remote curation through GigaPans: examples from the NCSU Insect Museum. Proceedings of the Fine International Conference on Gigapixel Imaging for Science, November 11–13 2010.
  7. Peterson, M. J., M. A. Bertone, B. M. Wiegmann, and G. W. Courtney. 2010. Phylogenetic synthesis of morphological and molecular data reveals new insights into the higher-level classification of the Tipuloidea (Diptera). Systematic Entomology 35 (3): 526-545.
  8. Winterton, S. L. and B. M. Wiegmann. 2010. On wings of lace: phylogeny and Bayesian divergence time estimates of Neuropterida (Insecta) based on morphological and molecular data. Systematic Entomology 35 (3): 349-378.
  9. Ronquist, F. & A. R. Deans. 2010. Bayesian phylogenetics and its influence on insect systematics. Annual Review of Entomology 55: 189-206
  10. Reidenbach, K. R., S. Cook, M. A. Bertone, R. E. Harbach, B. M. Wiegmann, and N. J. Besansky. 2009. Phylogenetic analysis and temporal diversification of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) based on nuclear genes and morphology. BMC Evolutionary Biology 9: 298.
  11. Jones, J. R. & L. L. Deitz. 2009. Phylogeny and systematics of the leafhopper subfamily Ledrinae (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae). Zootaxa 2186: [1]-120.
  12. Wallace, M. S., C. R. Bartlett, L. L. Deitz, & M. J. Rothschild. 2009. New state records of treehoppers (Hemiptera: Membracidae) for Delaware, Maryland, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 111(3): 734-738.
  13. Pénzes, Zs, G. Melika, Z. Bozsóki, P. Bihari, I. Mikó, M. Tavakoli, J. Pujade-Villar, B. Fehér, D. Fülöp, K. Szabó, M. Bozsó, B. Sipos, K. Somogyi, G.N. Stone. 2009. A taxonomic and phylogenetic re-appraisal of the inquiline wasps of the genus Synophrus Hartig, 1843 (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae: Synergini). Systematic Entomology 34: 688-711
  14. Dikow, T. & K. M. Bayless. 2009. Taxonomic revision of the genus Schildia Aldrich, 1923 (Diptera: Asilidae: Leptogastrinae) with the description of new extant and extinct species. Insect Systematics & Evolution. 40: 253-289
  15. Mikó, I. and A. R. Deans. 2009. Masner, a new genus of Ceraphronidae (Hymenoptera, Ceraphronoidea) described using controlled vocabularies. ZooKeys 20: 127-153
  16. Barr, N. B. and B. M. Wiegmann. 2009. Phylogenetic relationships of Ceratitis fruit flies inferred from nuclear CAD and tango/ARNT gene fragments: testing monophyly of the subgenera Ceratitis (Ceratitis) and C. (Pterandrus). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 53 (2): 412-424.
  17. Janzen, D. H., Hallwachs, W., Blandin, P., Burns, J. M., Cadiou, J.-M., Chacon, I., Dapkey, T., Deans, A. R, Epstein, M., Espinoza, B., Franclemont, J., Haber, W., Hajibabaei, M., Hallwachs, J., Hebert, P. Gauld, I. D., Harvey, D., Hausmann, A., Kitching, I., Lafontaine, D., Landry, J.-F., Lemaire, C., Miller, J., Miller, J., Miller, L., Miller, S., Montero, J., Munroe, E., Green, S., Rawlins, J., Robbins, R., Rodriguez, J., Rougerie, R., Sharkey, M., Smith, A., Solis, M. A., Sullivan, B., Thiaucourt, P., Wahl, D., Weller, S., Whitfield, J., Willmott, K., Wood, D. M., Woodley, N., Wilson, J. 2009. Integration of DNA barcoding into an ongoing inventory of complex tropical biodiversity. Molecular Ecology Resources 9(s1): 1-26.
  18. Blinn, R. L. 2009. New records for the genus Diaditus (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Reduviidae: Stenopodainae) in America north of Mexico. Zootaxa 2125: 57-62.
  19. Wiegmann, B. M., M D. Trautwein, J. Kim, M. Bertone, S. L. Winterton, B. K. Cassel, and D. K. Yeates. 2009. Nuclear genes resolve phylogeny of the holometabolous insect orders. BMC Biology 34:7.
  20. Wiegmann, B. M., J. Kim and M. D. Trautwein. 2009. Holometabola. In: S. Kumar and S. B. Hedges, eds. The Timetree of Life. Oxford University Press.
  21. Bertone, M. A., and B. M. Wiegmann. 2009. Diptera. In: S. Kumar and S. B. Hedges, eds. The Timetree of Life. Oxford University Press.
  22. Winterton, S. L., and B. M. Wiegmann. 2009. Neuroptera. In: S. Kumar and S. B. Hedges, eds. The Timetree of Life. Oxford University Press.
  23. Lambkin CL, JWH 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, and 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.
  24. Kutty, S. N., T. Pape, A. Pont, B. M. Wiegmann, and R. Meier. 2008. The Muscoidea (Diptera: Calyptratae) are paraphyletic: Evidence from four mitochondrial and four nuclear genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 49: 639-652.
  25. Bayless, K. 2008. Unplaced Acalyptratae. Version 25 March 2008. Available from: http://tolweb.org/Unplaced_Acalyptratae/119717 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/.
  26. Bayless, K. 2008. Stratiomyidae. Soldier flies. Version 29 September 2008. Available from: http://tolweb.org/Stratiomyidae/10444 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/.
  27. Bertone M.A., G.W. Courtney and B.M. Wiegmann. 2008. Phylogenetics and temporal diversification of the earliest true flies (Insecta: Diptera) based on multiple nuclear genes. Systematic Entomology. 33: 668–687.
  28. Zhang, W. H., (J.) Q.-Y. Xiang, D. T. Thomas, B. M. Wiegmann, M. W. Frohlich and D. E. Soltis. 2008. Molecular evolution of PISTILLATA-like genes in the dogwood genus Cornus (Cornaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 47: 175-195.
  29. Southern, P. S. 2008. New species and color forms of Empoasca (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Typhlocybinae: Empoascini) from South America. Zootaxa 1949: 51-62.
  30. Blinn, R. L. 2008. Tagalis inornata cubensis McAtee & Malloch (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Reduviidae: Saicinae): First record from the continental United States. Zootaxa 1912: 66-68.
  31. M. Alex Smith, J. J. Rodriguez, J. B. Whitfield, A. R. Deans, D. H. Janzen, W. Hallwachs, and P. D. N. Hebert. 2008. Extreme diversity of tropical parasitoid wasps exposed by iterative integration of natural history, DNA barcoding, morphology, and collections. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 105 (35): 12359-12364.
  32. Bartlett, C. R., L. L. Deitz, M. J. Rothschild, and M. S. Wallace. 2008. Treehopper diversity (Hemiptera: Membracidae) of Little Orleans, Allegany Co., Maryland. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 110(1): 130-143.
  33. Deans, A. R. and R. Kawada. 2008. Alobevania, a new genus of neotropical ensign wasps (Hymenoptera: Evaniidae), with three new species: integrating taxonomy with the World Wide Web. Zootaxa 1787: 28-44.
  34. Bayless, K. 2007. Coelopidae. Kelp Flies. Version 20 December 2007. Available from: http://tolweb.org/Coelopidae/10652/ in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/
  35. Donahue, J. P. and H. H. Neunzig. 2006. Two new Dioryctia from California (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae). Holoarctic Lepidoptera 10: 35-36.
  36. Southern, P. S. 2006. Three new species of Empoasca (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Typhlocybinae: Empoascini)from northern South America. Zootaxa 1314: 41-51.
  37. Neunzig, H. H. and M. A. Solis. 2005. Tumialia, a new Neotropical phyctinae genus (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Socienty of Washington 107(1): 84-89.
  38. Yang, M., L. L. Deitz, and Z. Li. 2005. A new genus and two new species of Cicadellinae from China (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae), with a key to the Chinese genera of Cicadellinae. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 113(1-2): 77-83.
  39. Neunzig, H. H. and M. A. Solis. 2005. A review of the Neotropical genus Difundella Dyar (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 107(2): 303-314.
  40. Ahlstrom, K. R. 2005. Revision of the Subfamily Macrocentrinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in America North of Mexico. Entomological Society of America (Thomas Say Publications in Entomology: Monographs), Lanham Maryland. v + 274 pp.
  41. Neunzig, H. H. and M. A. Solis. 2004. Exguiana, a new genus of Neotropical phyctines (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 106:554-563.
  42. Neunzig, H. H. 2004. A new species of Caristanius Heinrich (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Journal of the Lepidoptera Society 58:187-189.
  43. Neunzig, H. H. 2003. New records of Phycitinae from the Dominican Republic and a description of a new species of Nefundella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Tropical Lepidoptera 11:7-12.
  44. Neunzig, H. H. 2003. Pyraloidea: Pyralidae (part) Phycitinae (part). In Dominick, R. B., et. al. The Moths of America North of Mexico. 15.5:1-338.
  45. Neunzig, H. H. and M. A. Solis. 2002. The Ceracanthia complex (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae) in Costa Rica I. Ceracantia Ragnot. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 104:837-855.
  46. Neunzig, H. H. and M. A. Solis. 2002. The Ceracanthia complex (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae) in Costa Rica II. Megarthria Ragnot, Drescoma Dyar, and Lascelina Heinrich. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 104:980-992.
  47. Nalepa, C. A., P. Luykx, K.-D. Klass, and L. L. Deitz. 2002. Distribution of karyotypes of the Cryptocercus punctulatus species complex (Dictyoptera: Cryptoceridae) in the Southern Appalachians: relation to habitat and history. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 95:276-287.
  48. Cryan, J. R., and L. L. Deitz. 2002. Enigmatic treehopper genera (Hemiptera: Membracidae): Deiroderes Ramos, Holdgatiella Evans, and Togotolania new genus. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 104:868-883.
  49. Dietrich, C. H., McKamey, S. H., and L. L. Deitz. 2001. Morphology-based phylogeny of the treehopper family Membracidae (Hemiptera: Cicadomorpha: Membracoidea). Syst. Entomol. 26:213-239.
  50. Wallace, M. S. 2001. Evolution of the treehopper subfamily Centrotinae (Insecta: Hemiptera: Membracidae). J. Elisha Mit. Soc. 117:198.
  51. Wiegmann, B. M., S. C. Tsaur, D. M. Webb, D. K. Yeates, and B. K. Cassell. 2000. Monophyly and relationship of the Tabanomorpha (Diptera: Brachycera) based on 28S ribosomal gene sequences. Ann. Etnomol. Soc. Am. 93:1031-1038.
  52. Neunzig, H. H. 2000. Uncitruncata leuschneri, a new genus and species of Pyralidae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from California and Oregon. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 102:408-411.
  53. Neunzig, H. H. 2000. New species of Puerto Rican Pyralidae (Lepidoptera). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 102:838-842.
  54. Bartlett, C. R. and L. L. Deitz. 2000. Revision of the New World delphacid genus Pissonotus (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea). Entomol. Soc. Am., Lanham, Maryland. vi + 234 pp.
  55. Cryan, J. R., and L. L. Deitz. 2000. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): III. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 102:82-98.
  56. Cryan, J. R., Wiegmann, B. M., Deitz, L. L., and C. H. Dietrich. 2000. Phylogeny of the treehoppers (Insecta: Hemiptera: Membracidae): evidence from two nuclear genes. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 17:317-334.
  57. Farrier, M. H. and L. L. Deitz. 2000. Obituary. Clyde Fuhriman Smith (1913-2000). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 102:1077-1087.
  58. Dietrich, C. H., M. J. Rothschild, and L. L. Deitz. 1999. Checklist and host plants of the treehoppers of North Carolina. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 101:242-262.
  59. Cryan, J. R., and L. L. Deitz. 1999. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): II. Lycoderes Germar, Oeda Amyot and Serville, and Stegaspis Germar. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 101:760-778.
  60. Cryan, J. R., and L. L. Deitz. 1999. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): I. Bocydium Latreille, Lirania Stal, and Smerdalea Fowler. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 101:469-489.
  61. Landry, B. and H. H. Neunzig. 1998. A review of the Phyctinae of the Galapagos Islands (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Ent. Scand. 28: 493-508.
  62. Neunzig, H. H. 1998. Myelopsoides venustus, a new genus and species of Phycitinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from the western United States. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 100:695-699.
  63. Neunzig, H. H. 1997. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae (part), Phycitinae (part). In Dominick, R. B., et al. The Moths of America North of Mexico Fasc. 15(4): 1-157.
  64. McKamey, S. H., and L. L. Deitz. 1996. Generic Revision of the New World tribe Hoplophorionini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Membracinae). Systematic Entomology 21: 295-342.
  65. Neunzig, H. H. 1996. New species of Phycitinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from the Dominican Republic. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 98:774-801.
  66. Smith, C. F., and R. W. Eckel. 1996. Aphis crassicauda, n. sp. (Homoptera: Aphididae), with a key to alate species of Aphis on Viburnum spp. in the United States. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 98: 44-49.
  67. Evans, E. D., and H. H. Neunzig. 1996. Megaloptera and aquatic Neuroptera. pp. 298-308. In Merritt, R.W. and K. W. Cummins (eds.). Aquatic Insects of North America. 3rd. edit. Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co., Dubuque, Iowa. xiii + 862 pp.
  68. Blinn, R. L. 1995. Phorticus collaris Stål: A nabid new to Eastern North America (Heteroptera: Nabidae). J. New York Entomol. Soc. 103:216-218.
  69. Cryan, J. R., and L. L. Deitz. 1995. Revision of the Neotropical treehopper genus Smerdalea (Homoptera: Membracidae) with two news species. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 88:5-11.
  70. Baker, J. R. 1994 (revised). Insect and related pests of flower and foliage plants: some important, common, and potential pests in the southeastern United States. North Carolina Coop. Ext. Serv. AG-136: i-v, 1-106.
  71. Blinn, R. L. 1994. Synopsis of the Saicinae (Heteroptera: Reduviidae) of America north of Mexico, with description of a new species of Saica from the eastern United States. J. New York Entomol. Soc. 102: 62-66.
  72. Neunzig, H. H. 1994. New genera and species of Mexican Phycitinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 96:357-366.
  73. Baker, J. R. 1993. Insects. pp. 101-153. In D. E. Hertogh, A., and M. Le Nard (eds.). The Physiology of Flower Bulbs. Elsevier, Amsterdam. xii + 811 pp.
  74. Deitz, L. L. 1993. Introduction. pp. 228-229. In Young, D. A. New genus and five new species of mileewine leafhoppers from New Guinea (Homoptera: Cicadellidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 95:228-240.
  75. Deitz, L. L., and C. H. Dietrich. 1993. Superfamily Membracoidea (Homoptera: Auchenorrhyncha). I. Introduction and revised classification with new family-group taxa. Syst. Entomol. 18:287-296.
  76. Dietrich, C. H., and L. L. Deitz. 1993. Superfamily Membracoidea (Homoptera: Auchenorrhyncha). II. Cladistic analysis and conclusions. Syst. Entomol. 18:297-311.
  77. Young, D. A. 1993. New genus and five new species of mileewine leafhoppers from New Guinea (Homoptera: Cicadellidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 95:228-240.
  78. Farrier, M. H. and M. K. Hennessey. 1993. Soil-inhabiting and free-living Mesostigmata (Acari-Parasitiformes) from North America. An annotated checklist with bibliography and index. North Carolina Agric. Res. Serv. Tech. Bull. 302:i-xvi, 1-408. [reprinted 1996]
  79. Goodson, R. L., and H. H. Neunzig. 1993. Taxonomic revision of the genera Homoeosoma Curtis and Patagonia Ragonot (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae) in America north of Mexico. North Carolina Agric. Res. Serv. Tech. Bull. 303:i-v, 1-105.
  80. Neunzig, H. H., and L. C. Dow. 1993. The Phycitinae of Belize (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). North Carolina Agric. Res. Serv. Tech. Bull. 304:i-iv, 1-131.
  81. Blinn, R. L. 1992. Seasonal occurrence of the Miridae (Heteroptera) associated with Ohio Buckeye, Aesculus glabra Willd., in Missouri. J. New York Entomol. Soc. 100: 480-487.
  82. Smith, C. F., R. W. Eckel, and E. Lampert. 1992. A key to many of the common alate aphids of North Carolina (Aphididae: Homoptera). North Carolina Agric. Res. Serv. Tech. Bull. 299:i-vi, 1-92.