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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Systematics of Flies of Agricultural and Environmental Importance

Location: Systematic Entomology

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

A new species of Cyphomyia Wiedemann from the Dominican Republic with a key to Caribbean species of the genus (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Clitellariinae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodley, N.E. 2014. A new species of Cyphomyia Wiedemann from the Dominican Republic with a key to Caribbean species of the genus (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Clitellariinae). ZooKeys. 453:111-119.
Two new species of Brachyodina Lindner from the Caribbean with a key to species of the genus from the region (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Pachygastrinae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(25-Sep-14)
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.
Lethal interactions between parasites and prey increase niche diversity in a tropical community - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Condon, M.A., Scheffer, S.J., Lewis, M.L., Wharton, R.A., Adams, D.C., Forbes, A.A. 2014. Lethal interactions between parasites and prey increase niche diversity in a tropical community. Science. 343:1240-1244.
An emerging example of tritrophic coevolution between flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) and nematodes (Nematoda: Neotylenchidae) on Myrtaceae host plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, L.A., Davies, K.A., Scheffer, S.J., Taylor, G.S., Purcell, M.F., Giblin-Davis, R.M., Thornhill, A.H., Yeates, D.K. 2014. An emerging example of tritrophic coevolution between flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) and nematodes (Nematoda: Neotylenchidae) on Myrtaceae host plants. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, London. 111(4):699-718.
A revision of the Neotropical genus Paraberismyia Woodley (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Beridinae) with three new species     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodley, N.E. 2013. A revision of the Neotropical genus Paraberismyia Woodley (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Beridinae) with three new species. ZooKeys. 353:25-45.
A new species of Lixophaga Townsend (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Colombia, a parasitoid of Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carrejo, N., Diaz, A.E., Woodley, N.E. 2013. A new species of Lixophaga Townsend (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Colombia, a parasitoid of Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Zootaxa. 3737(1):68-76.
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.
Strongygaster triangulifera (Diptera: Tachinidae) as a parasitoid of adults of the invasive Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Alabama     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Golec, J.R., Hu, X.P., Ray, C., Woodley, N.E. 2013. Strongygaster triangulifera (Diptera: Tachinidae) as a parasitoid of adults of the invasive Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Alabama. Journal of Entomological Science. 48(4):352-354.
Reproductive isolation between host races of Phytomyza glabricola on Ilex coriacea and I. glabra     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hebert, J.B., Scheffer, S.J., Hawthorne, D.J. 2013. Reproductive isolation between host races of Phytomyza glabricola on Ilex coriacea and I. glabra. PLoS One. 8:1-6.
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.
Intimate sex-biased relationships between flies and nematodes in the Fergusonina-Fergusobia mutualism (Diptera: Fergusoninidae; Nematoda: Neotylenchidae)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheffer, S.J., Lewis, M.L., Davies, K.A., Giblin-Davis, R.M., Taylor, G.S. 2012. Intimate sex-biased relationships between flies and nematodes in the Fergusonina-Fergusobia mutualism (Diptera: Fergusoninidae; Nematoda: Neotylenchidae). Australian Journal of Entomology. 52(2):125-128.
Revision of the southeast Asian soldier-fly genus Parastratiosphecomyia Brunetti, 1923 (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Pachygastrinae)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodley, N.E. 2012. Revision of the southeast Asian soldier-fly genus Parastratiosphecomyia Brunetti, 1923 (Diptera, Stratiomyidae, Pachygastrinae). ZooKeys. 238:1-21.
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.
The relationship between variable host grouping and functional response among parasitoids     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Low, C., Scheffer, S.J., Lewis, M.L., Gates, M.W. 2012. The relationship between variable host grouping and functional response among parasitoids. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 21(23):5892-5904.
A new species of Culcua Walker (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) from Vietnam     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodley, N.E. 2012. A new species of Culcua Walker (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) from Vietnam. Insecta Mundi. 243:1-4.
Records of the deer nasal bot fly Cephenemyia phobifer (Clark) in Maryland (Diptera: Oestridae)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steiner, Jr., W.E., Woodley, N.E. 2012. Records of the deer nasal bot fly Cephenemyia phobifer (Clark) in Maryland (Diptera: Oestridae). The Maryland Entomologist. 5(4):8-10.
Species diversity of Fergusonina Malloch gall flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) forming leaf bud galls on snow gum (Eucalyptus pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng. complex), with a description of a new species from Tasmania     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, L.A., Scheffer, S.J., Yeates, D.K. 2012. Species diversity of Fergusonina Malloch gall flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) forming leaf bud galls on snow gum (Eucalyptus pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng. complex), with a description of a new species from Tasmania. Insect Systematics & Evolution. 43:147-160.
Brianmyia stuckenbergi, a new genus and species of Prosopochrysini from South Africa (Diptera: Stratiomyidae)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodley, N.E. 2012. Brianmyia stuckenbergi, a new genus and species of Prosopochrysini from South Africa (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). African Invertebrates. 53(1):369-374.
Three new species of Fergusonina Malloch fly (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) from bud galls on Eucalyptus L'Her. (E. baxteri (Benth.) Maiden & Blakely complex, E. dalrympleana Maiden and E. pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, L.A., Scheffer, S.J., Yeates, D.K. 2011. Three new species of Fergusonina Malloch fly (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) from bud galls on Eucalyptus L'Her. (E. baxteri (Benth.) Maiden & Blakely complex, E. dalrympleana Maiden and E. pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng.). Australian Journal of Entomology. 3112:36-48.
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.
Two new species of sympatric Fergusonina flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) from bud galls on high elevation snow gums (Eucalyptus pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng. complex) in the Australian Alps     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, L.A., Scheffer, S.J., Yeates, D.K. 2011. Two new species of sympatric Fergusonina flies (Diptera: Fergusoninidae) from bud galls on high elevation snow gums (Eucalyptus pauciflora Sieb. ex Spreng. complex) in the Australian Alps. Australian Journal of Entomology. 50:356-364.
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.
Molecular phylogenetics and the evolution of host plant associations in the nematode genus Fergusobia (Tylenchida: Fergusobiinae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weimin, Y., Giblin-Davis, R.M., Davies, K.A., Purcell, M.F., Scheffer, S.J., Taylor, G.S., Center, T.D., Morris, K., Thomas, K. 2007. Molecular phylogenetics and the evolution of host plant associations in the nematode genus Fergusobia (Tylenchida: Fergusobiinae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 45:123-141.
A Catalog of the World Xylomyidae (Insecta: Diptera) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodley, N.E. 2011. A Catalog of the World Xylomyidae (Insecta: Diptera). Myia. 12:417-453.
Last Modified: 11/28/2014
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