Publications

Articles on all of Auchenorrhyncha (group of insects that includes leafhoppers, cicadas, froghoppers, spittlebugs and planthoppers) from project personnel.

Charles R. Bartlett

  • Bartlett, C.R., L.L. Deitz, M.J. Rothschild, and M.S. Wallace. 2008. Treehopper diversity (Hemiptera: Membracidae) of Little Orleans, Allegany Co., Maryland. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 110: 130-143.
  • Bartlett, C.R. and A.G. Wheeler Jr. 2007. Kelisia and Stenocranus species (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Delphacidae): new host-plant associations and distributional records of eight sedge-feeding planthoppers. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 109: 400-415.
  • Bartlett, C.R. 2007. A review of the planthopper genus Nilaparvata (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) in the New World. Entomological News 118: 49-66.
  • Bartlett, C.R. 2005. Two new genera and species of Stenocraninae planthoppers (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) from North America. Entomological News 116: 291-303.
  • Bartlett, C.R. and J.L. Bowman. 2003. Preliminary inventory of the planthoppers (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea) of the Great Smokey Mountains National Park, North Carolina and Tennessee, U.S.A. Entomological News 114: 246-254.
  • Bartlett, C.R. 2002. A new genus and species of delphacid planthopper (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea) from Canada. Entomological News 113: 97-102.
  • Bartlett, C.R. 2000. An annotated list of planthoppers (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea) of Guana Island (British West Indies). Entomological News 111: 120-132.

Jerome Constant

  • Constant, J. 2010. Review of the Australian genus Desudaboides Musgrave with descriptions of four new species (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Fulgoridae). Zootaxa 2351: 39-48.

Jason R. Cryan

  • Cryan, J.R., and G.J. Svenson. 2010. Family-level relationships of the spittlebugs and froghoppers (Hemiptera: Cicadomorpha: Cercopoidea). Systematic Entomology 35: 393-415.
  • Cryan, J.R. 2005. Molecular Phylogeny of Cicadomorpha (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cicadoidea, Cercopoidea, and Membracoidea): Adding Evidence to the Controversy. Systematic Entomology 30: 563-574.
  • Cryan, J.R. 2005. Molecular Phylogeny of Cicadomorpha (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cicadoidea, Cercopoidea, and Membracoidea): Adding Evidence to the Controversy. Systematic Entomology 30: 563-574.
  • Cryan, J.R., B.M. Wiegmann, L.L. Deitz, C.H. Dietrich, and M.F. Whiting. 2004. Treehopper trees: Phylogeny of Membracidae (Hemiptera: Cicadomorpha: Membracoidea) based on molecules and morphology. Systematic Entomology 29: 441-454.
  • Cryan, J.R., J.A. Robertson, and L.L. Deitz.  2003.  The New World treehopper tribe Microcentrini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): Monographic revision and phylogenetic position. Thomas Say Publications in Entomology: Monographs, Entomological Society of America (Lanham, Maryland). iii + 108 pp.
  • Cryan, J.R., and C.R. Bartlett. 2002. A redescription of the Caribbean treehopper genus Antillotolania Ramos (Hemiptera: Membracidae), with two new species. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95: 302-308.
  • Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 2002. Enigmatic treehoppers (Hemiptera: Membracidae): Deiroderes Ramos, Holdgatiella Evans, and Togotolania, new genus. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 104: 867-882.
  • Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 2000. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): III: Flexocentrus Goding, Stylocentrus Stål, and Umbelligerus Deitz. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 102: 82-98.
  • Cryan, J.R., B.M. Wiegmann, L.L. Deitz, and C.H. Dietrich. 2000. Phylogeny of the treehoppers (Insecta: Hemiptera: Membracidae): Evidence from two nuclear genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 17: 317-334.
  • Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 1999a. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): I: Bocydium Latreille, Lirania Stål, and Smerdalea Fowler. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 101: 469-489.
  • Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 1999b. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): II: Lycoderes Germar, Oeda Amyot and Serville, and Stegaspis Germar. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 101: 760-778.
  • Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 1995. Revision of the Neotropical treehopper genus Smerdalea Fowler (Homoptera: Membracidae) with two new species. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 88: 5-11.

Geert Goemans

  • Goemans, G. 2010. A historical overview of the classification of the Neotropical tribe Zammarini (Hemiptera, Cicadidae) with a key to genera. ZooKeys 43: 1-13.
  • Goemans, G. and L.B. O'Brien. 2005. Villala Goemans and O'Brien, a new genus of Fulgoridae (Hemiptera, Fulgoromorpha) with three new species from Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and Costa Rica. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 40, 149-153.
  • Goemans, G. 2007. The Fulgoridae (Hemiptera, Fulgoromorpha) of Guatemala. In: Biodiversidad De Guatemala, Volumen I. pp. 337-344.

Lois O'Brien

  • O'Brien, L.B. 2002. The wild wonderful world of Fulgoromorpha. Denisia 4: 83-102.
  • O'Brien, L.B. 1988. New World Fulgoridae, Part I: Genera with elongate head processes. Great Basin Naturalist Memoirs 12: 135-170.
  • O'Brien, L.B. and S.W. Wilson. 1985. Planthopper Systematics and External Morphology. In: Nault, L.R., and J.G. Rodriguez [Eds.], The Leafhoppers and Planthoppers. John Wiley & Sons. New York. Ix + 500. Pp.61-102.

Julie Urban

  • Urban, J.M., C.R. Bartlett, and J.R. Cryan. In Press. Evolution of Delphacidae (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea): Combined-evidence phylogenetics reveals importance of grass host shifts.  Systematic Entomology (accepted March, 2010).
  • Urban, J.M., and J.R. Cryan. 2009. Entomologically famous, evolutionarily unexplored: The first phylogeny of the lanternfly family Fulgoridae (Insecta: Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 50: 471-484.
  • Urban, J.M., and J.R. Cryan. 2007. Evolution of the planthoppers (Insecta: Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 42: 556-572.