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Allen L Norrbom
Systematic Entomology
Research Entomologist

Phone: (202) 633-4564
Fax: (202) 786-9422
SYSTEMATIC ENTOMOLOGY LABORATORY, MRC-168
NMNH
P.O. BOX 37012
WASHINGTON, DC, 20013-7012

Projects
SYSTEMATICS OF FLIES OF AGRICULTURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPORTANCE
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 420430
Sampling, Identification, and Characterization of Peruvian Fruit Flies
Interagency Reimbursable Agreement (I)
  Accession Number: 425413
MOLECULAR SYSTEMATICS OF PERUVIAN FLIES (DIPTERA)
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 423511
Sampling of Fruit Flies in South America
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 425420

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
New neotropical species of Trupanea (Diptera: Tephritidae) with unusual wing patterns - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Neder, L.E. 2014. New neotropical species of Trupanea (Diptera: Tephritidae) with unusual wing patterns. Zootaxa. 3821(4):443-456.
A new species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Euphorbia tehuacana (Euphorbiaceae) in Mexico - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Castillo-Meza, Garcia-Chavez, Aluja, M., Rull, J. 2014. A new species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Euphorbia tehuacana (Euphorbiaceae) in Mexico. Zootaxa. 3780:567-576.
New species and host records of New World, mostly Neotropical, opiine Braconidae (Hymenoptera) reared from flower-infesting and stem-galling and mining Tephritidae (Diptera) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wharton, R.A., Norrbom, A.L. 2013. New species and host records of New World, mostly Neotropical, opiine Braconidae (Hymenoptera) reared from flower-infesting and stem-galling and mining Tephritidae (Diptera). ZooKeys. 349:11-72.
New host plant and distribution records for Peruvian Tephritinae (Diptera: Tephritidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Sutton, B.D., Steck, G.J., Nolazco, A., Yabar, L.E., Luz, P.B., Quispe Quispe, C., Azorsa, S.F. 2013. New host plant and distribution records for Peruvian Tephritinae (Diptera: Tephritidae). Revista Peruana de Entomologia. 48(2):19-26.
New species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae), with a key for the species of the megacantha clade - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A. 2012. New species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae), with a key for the species of the megacantha clade. Zootaxa. 3478:510-552.
New species of Gymnocarena Hering (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Eastern North America and Guatemala, and the redescription of G. mississippiensis Norrbom - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sutton, B.D., Steck, G.J., Norrbom, A.L. 2012. New species of Gymnocarena Hering (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Eastern North America and Guatemala, and the redescription of G. mississippiensis Norrbom. The Canadian Entomologist. 144:248-265.
A new species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Colombia, Costa Rica and Panama - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A. 2011. A new species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Colombia, Costa Rica and Panama. The Canadian Entomologist. 144:158-168.
A new species of Molynocoelia Giglio-Tos (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Ecuador Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L. 2011. A new species of Molynocoelia Giglio-Tos (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Ecuador. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 113:492-496.
New species and records of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Brazil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Uchoa, M.A. 2011. New species and records of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Brazil. Zootaxa. 2835:61-67.
The fruit flies (Tephritidae) of Ontario - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jackson, M.D., Marshall, S.A., Hanner, R., Norrbom, A.L. 2011. The fruit flies (Tephritidae) of Ontario. Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification. 15:1-251.
Tephritoid flies (Diptera, Tephritoidea) and their plant hosts from the state of Santa Catarina in southern Brazil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Garcia, F.M., Zucchi, R.A., Norrbom, A.L. 2011. Tephritoid flies (Diptera, Tephritoidea) and their plant hosts from the state of Santa Catarina in southern Brazil. Florida Entomologist. 94:151-157.
New species of and taxonomic notes on Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A. 2011. New species of and taxonomic notes on Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae). Zootaxa. 2740:1-23.
Revision of the femoralis group of Blepharoneura Loew (Diptera: Tephritidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Condon, M. 2010. Revision of the femoralis group of Blepharoneura Loew (Diptera: Tephritidae). Zootaxa. 2374:1-139.
A revision of the Anastrepha robusta species group (Diptera: Tephritidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A. 2009. A revision of the Anastrepha robusta species group (Diptera: Tephritidae). Zootaxa. 2182:1-91.
New genera, species and host plant records of Nearctic and Neotropical Tephritidae (Diptera) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Sutton, B.D., Steck, G.J., Monzon, J. 2010. New genera, species and host plant records of Nearctic and Neotropical Tephritidae (Diptera). Zootaxa. 2398:1-65.
A new species of Philophylla Rondani (Diptera: Tephritidae: Trypetini) from New Caledonia, recognized based on female postabdominal structure and molecular sequence data - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Han, H., Norrbom, A.L. 2008. A new species of Philophylla Rondani (Diptera: Tephritidae: Trypetini) from New Caledonia, recognized based on female postabdominal structure and molecular sequence data. Zootaxa. 1759: 43–50.
New Cryptodacus (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Panama with a key to the known species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A. 2008. New Cryptodacus (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Panama with a key to the known species. Zootaxa. 1773:31-43.
Validating DNA barcodes: A non-destructive extraction protocol enables simultaneous vouchering of DNA and morphological vouchers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rowley, D.L., Coddington, J.A., Gates, M.W., Norrbom, A.L., Ochoa, R., Vandenberg, N.J., Greenstone, M.H. 2007. Validating DNA barcodes: A non-destructive extraction protocol enables simultaneous vouchering of DNA and morphological vouchers. National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. 7:915-924.
New species and new synonymy, and taxonomic notes in the Anastrepha schausi group (Diptera: Tephritidae). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A. 2007. New species and new synonymy, and taxonomic notes in the Anastrepha schausi group (Diptera: Tephritidae). Zootaxa. 1497:47-55.
New Genera and Host Plant Records of Asteraceae-Feeding Tephritidae (Diptera) from Brazil. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Prado, P.I. 2006. New genera and host plant records of Asteraceae-feeding Tephritidae (Diptera) from Brazil. Zootaxa. 1139:1-17.
Platystoma Seminationis (Fabricius) (Diptera: Platystomatidae)introduced to the United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Curtis, R. 2006. Platystoma seminationis (Fabricius)(Diptera: Platystomatidae)introduced to the United States. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 108:474-475.
Tephritidae (fruit flies, moscas de frutas) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L. 2010. Tephritidae (fruit flies, moscas de frutas). Manual of Central American Diptera. 909-954.
Genetic and Morphological Diagnosis and Description of Two Cryptic Species of Flower Head Tephritidae (Diptera). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abreu, A.G., Prado, P.I., Norrbom, A.L., Solferini, V.N. 2005. Genetic and morphological diagnosis and description of two cryptic species of flower head Tephritidae (Diptera). Insect Systematics & Evolution. 36:361-370.
Genera of the Subfamily Tachiniscinae (Diptera: Tephritidae), with Discussion of the Position of Descoleia Aczél (Tephritoidea Incertae Sedis). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Korneyev, V.A., Norrbom, A.L. 2006. Genera of the Subfamily Tachiniscinae (Diptera: Tephritidae), with Discussion of the Position of Descoleia Aczél (Tephritoidea incertae sedis). Instrumentas Biodiversitatis. 7:105-155.
New Species and Host Records for Gymnocarena (Diptera, Tephritidae). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L. 2006. New species and host records for Gymnocarena (Diptera, Tephritidae). Instrumentas Biodiversitatis. 7:217-226.
New Native Host Plant Records for Anastrepha Fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Argentina. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Orono, L.E., Ovruski, S.M., Norrbom, A.L., Schliserman, P., Colin, C., Martin, C.B. 2005. New native host plant records for Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Argentina. Florida Entomologist. 88:228-232
Biology and Taxonomy of Rhagoletotrypeta (Diptera: Tephritidae): a New Species from Cuba and New Host Plant, Parasitoid and Distribution Records from Northwestern Argentina - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ovruski, S.M., Norrbom, A.L., Schliserman, P., Aluja, M. 2005. Biology and taxonomy of Rhagoletotrypeta (Diptera: Tephritidae): a new species from Cuba and new host plant, parasitoid and distribution records from northwestern Argentina. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 98:252-258
Lonchaeidae - (Book / Chapter)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A. 2010. Lonchaeidae. In: Brown,B.V., Borkent,A., Cumming, J.M., Wood, D.M., Woodley, N.E., Zumbado, M., editors. Manual of Central American Diptera. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 857-863.
A revision of the Neotropical genera Molynocoelia Giglio-Tos, Pseudophorellia Lima, and Alujamyia, n. gen. (Diptera: Tephritidae) - (Book / Chapter)
Norrbom, A.L. 2006. A revision of the Neotropical genera Molynocoelia Giglio-Tos, Pseudophorellia Lima, and Alujamyia, n. gen. (Diptera: Tephritidae). Book Chapter. 35:35-134.
A New Species of Anastrepha from Colombia Related to Mexican Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A., Gonzalez, F., Orduz, B. 2005. A new species of Anastrepha from Colombia related to Mexican fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae). Revista Colombiana de Entomologia. 31:67-70
Piophilidae - (Book / Chapter)
Ozerov, A.L., Norrbom, A.L. 2010. Piophilidae. In: Brown, B.V., Borkent, A., Cumming J.M., Wood, D.M., Woodley, N.E., Zumbado, M. editors. Manual of Central American Diptera. Ottawa, Canada: National Research Council Press. p.865-869.
A Systematic Revision of the New World Species of Trypeta Meigen (Diptera: Tephritidae). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Han, H., Norrbom, A.L. 2005. A systematic revision of the new world species of Trypeta meigen (Diptera: Tephritidae). Systematic Entomology. 30:208-247
A New Species of Anastrepha from Amazonia, with Redescriptions of A. Caudata Stone and A. Hendeliana Lima - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Caraballo, J. 2005. A new species of Anastrepha from Amazonia, with redescriptions of A. caudata Stone and A. hendeliana Lima. Insecta Mundi. 17:33-44
New Species and New Records of Tephritidae (Diptera) from New Caledonia. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Hancock, D.L. 2003. New species and new records of tephritidae (diptera) from new caledonia.. Bishop Museum Bulletins. 12:67-77
Fruit Flies of the Genus Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) and Associated Native Parasitoids (Hymenoptera) in the Tropical Rainforest Biosphere Reserve of Montes Azules, Chiapas, Mexico - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aluja, M., Rull, J., Sivinski, J., Fleischer, F., Norrbom, A.L., Wharton, R.A., Lopez, M., Ordonez, R. 2004. Fruit flies of the genus anastrepha (diptera: tephritidae) and associated native parasitoids (hymenoptera) in the tropical rainforest biosphere reserve of montes azules, chiapas, mexico. Environmental Entomology. 32:1377-1385
New Species of Tomoplagia (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Capitula of Asteraceae in Brazil. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prado, P.I., Norrbom, A.L., Lewinsohn, T.M. 2004. New species of tomoplagia (diptera: tephritidae) from capitula of asteraceae in brazil.. Revista Brasileira Debiologia. 33: 189-211
Richard Herbert Foote (1918-2002) [obituary and publication and taxa list] - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Thompson, F.C. 2003. Richard Herbert Foote (1918-2002) [obituary and publication and taxa list]. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 105:508-516.
Pest Fruit Flies of the World. Identification, Descriptions, Illustrations, and Information Retrieval. - (Other) - (19-Sep-02)
A Revision of the Anastrepha Hastata Species Group (Diptera: Tephritidae). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L., Korytkowski, C.A., Rojas, E. 2002. A revision of the anastrepha hastata species group (diptera: tephritidae). . Studia Dipterologia. 10: 77-90
Richard H. Foote - (Other)
Norrbom, A.L. 2002. Richard H. Foote. American Entomologist. 48:124-126.
The Status of Euaresta Stelligera (Coquillett) (Diptera: Tephritidae). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L. The status of euaresta stelligera coquillett) (diptera: tephritidae).. Insecta Mundi.16: 81-85
Subfamily Copromyzinae. In: World Catalog of Sphaeroceridae (Diptera) - (Book / Chapter) - (01-Sep-01)
A New Species and Key for the Genus Zonosemata Benjamin (Diptera: Tephritidae). - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-May-01)
Updates to Biosystematic Database of World Diptera for Tephritidae Through 1999. - (Other)
Norrbom, A.L. 2004. Updates to biosystematic database of world diptera for tephritidae through 1999.. Diptera Data Dissemination Disk. CD - not a journal.
Host Plant Database for Anastrepha and Toxotrypana (Diptera: Tephritidae: Toxotrypanini). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norrbom, A.L. 2004. Host plant database for anastrepha and toxotrypana (diptera: tephritidae: toxotrypanini).. Diptera Data Dissemination Disk. CD - not a journal
A Generic Reclassification and Phylogeny of the Tribe Myopitini (Diptera: Tephritidae: Tephritinae). - (Book / Chapter) - (20-Aug-99)
Behavior of Flies in the Genus Blepharoneura (Blepharoneurinae) - (Book / Chapter) - (30-Jul-99)
Evolution of Fruit Fly Oviposition Behavior - (Book / Chapter) - (30-Jul-99)
Phylogeny of Anastrepha and Toxotrypana Based Upon 16s Rrna Mitochondrial DNA Sequences. - (Book / Chapter) - (23-Jul-99)
Phylogeny of Anastrepha and Toxotrypana Based Morphology. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-May-99)
A New Species and New Distribution Records of Neaspilota (Diptera: Tephritidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (20-Jan-99)
Status of Knowledge of Fruit Flies - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-May-97)
Systematic Information Database of Fruit Flies - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-May-97)
Bibliography of Fruit Flies - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-May-97)
The Genus Carpomya (Diptera: Tephritidae): New Synonymy, Description of First American Species, and Phylogenetic Analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (24-Mar-97)
Last Modified: 8/22/2014