Systematics Research

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Recent Publications

Systematics of the meniscus midges (Diptera: Dixidae) molecular phylogenetics of world taxa and highlights from revisionary studies of Nearctic Dixa Meigen.  Moulton, J. K.  2018.  Proceedings: The 9th International Congress of Dipterology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30, November 2530, Windhoek, Namibia. [Abstract]

Molecular systematics of Thaumaleidae (Insecta: Diptera): The first phylogeny depicting intergeneric relationships and other taxonomic discoveries.  Pivar, R. J.  2018.  Ph.D. Dissertation. [Abstract]

Molecular Systematics and New Species of Nearctic Androprosopa Mik (Diptera: Thaumaleidae).  Pivar, R. J., and J. K. Moulton.  2016.  Proceedings: The XXV International Congress of Entomology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30. [Abstract]

Molecular systematics of the parasitoid subfamily Phasiinae (Diptera: Tachinidae).  Blaschke, J. D., I. S. Winkler, J. O. Stireman, J. E. O'Hara, P. Cerretti, and J. K. Moulton.  2014.  62nd Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, November 16-19, Portland, OR.

Diversity and systematics of the world Tachinidae.  O'Hara, J. E., J. O. Stireman, P. Cerretti, J. K. Moulton, and I. S. Winkler.  2014.  8th International Congress of Dipterology, Higher-level Phylogeny of Diptera Symposium. August 10-15, Potsdam, Germany.

Molecular Systematics of Nearctic Madicolous Midges in the Genus Androprosopa Mik.  Pivar, R. V., B. J. Sinclair, and J. K. Moulton.  2014.  62nd Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, November 16-19, Portland, OR.

Molecular systematics of the Simulium jenningsi species group (Diptera: Simuliidae), with three new fast-evolving nuclear genes for phylogenetic inference.  Senatore, G. L., E. A. Alexander, P. H. Adler, and J. K. Moulton.  2014.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 75: 138-148. [Abstract]

Molecular Systematics of the Subfamily Phasiinae (Diptera: Tachinidae).  Blaschke, J. D.  2013.  M.S. Thesis. [Abstract]

Culex pipiens sensu lato in California: A complex within a complex? Cornel, A., Y. Lee, R. T. Trout Fryxell, S. Seifert, C. Nieman, and G. Lanzaro.  2012.  Journal of American Mosquito Control Association, 28(4s):113-121. [Abstract]

Morphological and Molecular Systematics of Psychodidae (Diptera).  Curler, G. R.  2009.  Ph.D. Dissertation. [Abstract]

Molecular Techniques Used to Study Systematics, Ecology and Evolution of Plant Pathogens.  Trigiano, R. N., M. H. Ament, L. F. Habera, R. E. DeVries, N. R. Smith, and G. Caetano-Anolles.  2007.  Pages 279-305. In: Plant Pathology Concepts and Laboratory Exercises. R. N. Trigiano, M. T. Windham, and A. S. Windham, eds. CRC Press, LLC. Boca Raton, FL.