Academic Year 2018-2019

Severi, KE, Böhm UL, Wyart C (2018) Investigation of hindbrain activity during active locomotion reveals inhibitory neurons involved in sensorimotor processing. Scientific Reports 8, 13615. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-31968-4

Cohen KE, Hernandez LP, Crawford CHFlammang BE (In press) Channeling vorticity: Modeling the filter-feeding mechanism in silver carp using µCT and 3D PIV. Journal of Experimental Biology. doi: 10.1242/jeb.183350

Russell KNRussell GJKaplan KLMian SKornbluth S (2018) Increasing the conservation value of powerline corridors for wild bees through vegetation management: an experimental approach. Biodiversity and Conservation online early. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10531-018-1552-8.

Lapolla, JS & Barden, P (2018) Out of the Paleocene: An Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) Fossil from the Paskapoo Formation. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 63: 435-440

Katzke J, Barden P, Dehon M, Michez D, Wappler T (2018) Giant ants and their shape: revealing relationships in the genus Titanomyrma with geometric morphometrics. PeerJ 6:e424 1-36.

Harrington, S.M., deHaan, J.M.*, Shapiro, L.*, & S. Ruane. 2018. Habits and characteristics of arboreal snakes worldwide: arboreality constrains body size but does not affect lineage diversification.  Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 125:61-71. 
 
Streicher, J. & S. Ruane. 2018. Phylogenomics of snakes. eLS (Wiley Encyclopedia of Life Sciences) http://www.els.net [DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0027476] (Invited  Review).
 
Ruane, S., Richards, S.J., McVay, J.D., Tjaturadi, B., Krey, K., & C.C Austin. 2018. Cryptic and non-cryptic diversity in New Guinea ground snakes of the genus Stegonotus Duméril, Bibron and Duméril, 1854: A description of four new species (Squamata: Colubridae). Journal of Natural  History 52: 13–16, 917–944 (Invited for Special Issue: Integrative Taxonomy of Reptiles). 
 
Ruane, S., Myers, E.A., Lo, K.*, Yuen, S.*, Welt, R.S., Juman, M.*, Futterman, I.*, Nussbaum, R.A,  Schneider, G., Burbrink, F.T., & C.J. Raxworthy. 2018. Unrecognized species diversity and new insights into color pattern polymorphism within the widespread Malagasy snake Mimophis (Serpentes: Lamprophiidae). Systematics and Biodiversity. 16: 229-244. 
 

Melissa Sánchez Herrera, Christopher Beatty, Renato Nunes, Emilio Realpe, Camilo Salazar and Jessica L. Ware. (2018). A molecular systematic analysis of the Neotropical banner winged damselflies (Polythoridae: Odonata. Systematic Entomology. 43(1): 56-67 DOI: 10.1111/syen.12249

OM Fincke, M Xu, ES Khazan, M Wilson, JL Ware  (2018). Tests of hypotheses for morphological and genetic divergence in Megaloprepus damselflies across Neotropical forests. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society

MK Kohli, G Sahlén, WR Kuhn, JL Ware  (2018). Extremely low genetic diversity in a circumpolar dragonfly species, Somatochlora sahlbergi (Insecta: Odonata: Anisoptera). Scientific reports

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Barden, P, Boudinot, BE, Lucky, A (2017) Where fossils dare and males matter: combined morphological and molecular analysis illuminates the tangled history of the spider ant genus Leptomyrmex Mayr (Hymenoptera: Dolichoderinae). Invertebrate Systematics 31: 765-780.

Barden, P & Ware, JL (2017) Relevant Relicts: the impact of fossil distributions on biogeographic reconstruction. Insect Systematics and Diversity 1: 73-80.

Barden, P, Herhold, HW, Grimaldi, DA (2017) A New Genus of Hell Ants from the Cretaceous (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Haidomyrmecini) with a Novel Head Structure. Systematic Entomology 42: 837-846.

Flammang BE, Tangorra JL, Mignano AP, Lauder GV (2017) Building a fish: the biology and engineering behind an autonomous underwater vehicle. MTS Journal 51(5):15-22.

Flammang BE and Kenaley CP (2017) Remora cranial vein morphology and functional implications for attachment. Scientific Reports 7:5914.
 
Seth D, Flammang BE, Lauder GV, Tangorra JL (2017) Development of a vortex generator to investigate mechanical properties of a bluegill sunfish. Journal of Experimental Biology 220:959-963. 

Ruane, S., & C.C. Austin. 2017. Phylogenomics using formalin-fixed and 100+ year old intractable natural history specimens. Molecular Ecology Resources, doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.12655 
 

Li, Y., Zhang, R., Liu, S., Donath, A., Peters, R.S., Ware, J., Misof, B., Niehuis, O., Pfrender, M.E. and Zhou, X., (2017). The molecular evolutionary dynamics of oxidative phosphorylation (OXPHOS) genes in Hymenoptera. BMC evolutionary biology, 17(1):269

Evangelista, Russell, Bourne, Russell, & Ware. (2017). Evidence that dispersal barriers influence blaberoid cockroach assemblages in a neotropical savanna-forest matrix. Insect Biodiversity and Conservation.  10. 425–438. 10.1111/icad.12246*

L Gonzalez-Mozo, S McKamey, JL Ware, G Hamilton. (2017).Two new species of Darnini (Hemiptera: Membracidae) from Colombia and Peru - Zootaxa*