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Allen L Norrbom
Systematic Entomology Laboratory
Entomology

Phone: (202) 633-4564
Fax: (202) 786-9422

SYSTEMATIC ENTOMOLOGY LABORATORY, MRC-168
P.O. BOX 37012
NMNH
WASHINGTON , DC 200137012

Projects
Systematics of Flies of Importance in Agroecosystems and the Environment
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 430068
MOLECULAR SYSTEMATICS OF PERUVIAN FLIES (DIPTERA)
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 423511

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
A new species and new records of Cryptodacus (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Colombia, Bolivia and Peru -
Rodriguez, P., Rodriguez, E.J., Norrbom, A.L., Arevalo, E. 2016. A new species and new records of Cryptodacus (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Colombia, Bolivia and Peru. Zootaxa. 4111(3):276-290.
New species of Rhagoletotrypeta (Diptera: Tephritidae) from the Dominican Republic and southern Brazil and Paraguay -
Norrbom, A.L., Savaris, M., Marinoni, L. 2016. New species of Rhagoletotrypeta (Diptera: Tephritidae) from the Dominican Republic and southern Brazil and Paraguay. Zootaxa. 4088:547-554.
Nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer 1 (ITS1) variation in the Anastrepha fraterculus cryptic species complex (Diptera, Tephritidae) of the Andean region -
Sutton, B.D., Steck, G.J., Norrbom, A.L., Rodriguez, E.J., Srivastava, P., Nolazco, A., Colque, F., Yabar, L.E., Lagrava, S., Quisberth, E., Arevalo, E., Rodriguez, C., Alvarez-Baca, J.K., Guevara, Z.T., Ponce, P. 2016. Nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer 1 (ITS1) variation in the Anastrepha fraterculus cryptic species complex (Diptera, Tephritidae) of the Andean region. ZooKeys. 540:175-191.
New species and host plants of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) primarily from Peru and Bolivia -
Norrbom, A.L., Rodriguez, E.J., Steck, G.J., Sutton, B.D., Nolazco Alvarado 2015. New species and host plants of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) primarily from Peru and Bolivia. Zootaxa. 4041:1-94.
A review of the genus Dudaia Hedicke, 1923 (Diptera, Sphaeroceridae) -
Papp, L., Norrbom, A.L. 2015. A review of the genus Dudaia Hedicke, 1923 (Diptera, Sphaeroceridae). Zootaxa. 4011:1-65.
A systematic study of Ichneumonosoma Meijere, Pelmatops Enderlein, Pseudopelmatops Shiraki and Soita Walker (Diptera: Tephritidae) -
Chen, X.L., Norrbom, A.L., Friedberg, A., Chesters, D., Sajedul Islam, M., Zhu, C.D. 2015. A systematic study of Ichneumonosoma Meijere, Pelmatops Enderlein, Pseudopelmatops Shiraki and Soita Walker (Diptera: Tephritidae). Zootaxa. 4013:301-347.
Cryptodacus Hendel, 1914 (Insecta: Diptera: TEPHRITIDAE): Proposed conservation by suppression of Cryptodacus Gundlach, 1862 (Reptilia: Serpentes: COLUBRIDAE) -
Norrbom, A.L., Mcdiarmid, R., Chen, X.L., David, K.J., De Meyer, M., Freidberg, A., Han, H.Y., Hancock, D.L., Steck, G.J., Thompson, F.C., White, I.M., Zucchi, R.A. 2015. Cryptodacus Hendel, 1914 (Insecta: Diptera: TEPHRITIDAE): Proposed conservation by suppression of Cryptodacus Gundlach, 1862 (Reptilia: Serpentes: COLUBRIDAE). The Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 72:204-208.
Redescription of three species of Anastrepha (Diptera, Tephritidae) rediscovered in Brazil with the establishment of a new synonym Reprint Icon -
Uramoto, K., Zucchi, R.A., Norrbom, A.L. 2015. Redescription of three species of Anastrepha (Diptera, Tephritidae) rediscovered in Brazil with the establishment of a new synonym. Zootaxa. 3911:411-423.
New neotropical species of Trupanea (Diptera: Tephritidae) with unusual wing patterns Reprint Icon -
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 Reprint Icon -
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) Reprint Icon -
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) Reprint Icon -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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) -
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) -
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) -
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) -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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). -
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. -
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 -
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) -
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). -
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). -
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). -
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. -
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 -
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 -
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) -
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). -
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 -
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). -
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 -
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. -
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 -
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. -
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] -
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. -
A REVISION OF THE ANASTREPHA HASTATA SPECIES GROUP (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE). -
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 -
Norrbom, A.L. 2002. Richard H. Foote. American Entomologist. 48:124-126.
THE STATUS OF EUARESTA STELLIGERA (COQUILLETT) (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE). -
Norrbom, A.L. The status of euaresta stelligera coquillett) (diptera: tephritidae).. Insecta Mundi.16: 81-85
SUBFAMILY COPROMYZINAE. IN: WORLD CATALOG OF SPHAEROCERIDAE (DIPTERA) -
A NEW SPECIES AND KEY FOR THE GENUS ZONOSEMATA BENJAMIN (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE). -
UPDATES TO BIOSYSTEMATIC DATABASE OF WORLD DIPTERA FOR TEPHRITIDAE THROUGH 1999. -
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). -
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). -
BEHAVIOR OF FLIES IN THE GENUS BLEPHARONEURA (BLEPHARONEURINAE) -
EVOLUTION OF FRUIT FLY OVIPOSITION BEHAVIOR -
PHYLOGENY OF ANASTREPHA AND TOXOTRYPANA BASED UPON 16S RRNA MITOCHONDRIAL DNA SEQUENCES. -
PHYLOGENY OF ANASTREPHA AND TOXOTRYPANA BASED MORPHOLOGY. -
A NEW SPECIES AND NEW DISTRIBUTION RECORDS OF NEASPILOTA (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) -
SYSTEMATIC INFORMATION DATABASE OF FRUIT FLIES -
STATUS OF KNOWLEDGE OF FRUIT FLIES -
BIBLIOGRAPHY OF FRUIT FLIES -
THE GENUS CARPOMYA (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE): NEW SYNONYMY, DESCRIPTION OF FIRST AMERICAN SPECIES, AND PHYLOGENETIC ANALYSIS -
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