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Bodawatta, K. H., Sam, K., Jonsson, K. A., & Poulsen, M. (2018). Comparative Analyses of the Digestive Tract Microbiota of New Guinean Passerine Birds. Frontiers in Microbiology, 9. doi:ARTN 183010.3389/fmicb.2018.01830 

Boomsma, J. J., & Gawne, R. (2018). Superorganismality and caste differentiation as points of no return: how the major evolutionary transitions were lost in translation. Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc,93(1), 28-54. doi:10.1111/brv.12330 

Buys, M., Conlon, B., Licht, H. H. D., Aanen, D. K., Poulsen, M., & De Beer, Z. W. (2018). Searching for Podaxis on the trails of early explorers in southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany, 115, 317-317. doi:10.1016/j.sajb.2018.02.150

Byars, S. G., Stearns, S. C., & Boomsma, J. J. (2018). Association of Long-Term Risk of Respiratory, Allergic, and Infectious Diseases With Removal of Adenoids and Tonsils in Childhood. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 144(7), 594-603. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0614

Cherasse, S., Baer, B., Schiott, M., & Boomsma, J. J. (2018). Differential immune gene expression in sperm storage organs of leaf-cutting ants. J Exp Biol, 221(Pt 6). doi:10.1242/jeb.173435

da Costa, R. R., & Poulsen, M. (2018). Mixed-Mode Transmission Shapes Termite Gut Community Assemblies. Trends in Microbiology, 26(7), 557-559. doi:10.1016/j.tim.2018.04.005

da Costa, R. R., Hu, H. F., Pilgaard, B., Vreeburg, S. M. E., Schuckel, J., Pedersen, K. S. K., . . . Poulsen, M. (2018). Enzyme Activities at Different Stages of Plant Biomass Decomposition in Three Species of Fungus-Growing Termites. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 84(5). doi:UNSP e01815-1710.1128/AEM.01815-17 

De Fine Licht, H. H. (2018). Does pathogen plasticity facilitate host shifts? PLoS Pathog,14(5), e1006961. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1006961 

Débarre, F., Rode, N. O., & Ugelvig, L. V. (2018). Gender equity at scientific events. Evolution Letters, 2(3), 148-158. doi:10.1002/evl3.49 

Giron, D., Dubreuil, G., Bennett, A., Dedeine, F., Dicke, M., Dyer, L. A., . . . Pincebourde, S. (2018). Promises and challenges in insect-plant interactions. Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata, 166(5), 319-343. doi:10.1111/eea.12679 

Guo, H. J., Benndorf, R., Konig, S., Leichnitz, D., Weigel, C., Peschel, G., . . . Beemelmanns, C. (2018). Expanding the Rubterolone Family: Intrinsic Reactivity and Directed Diversification of PKS-derived Pyrans. Chemistry-a European Journal, 24(44), 11319-11324. doi:10.1002/chem.201802066 

Harrison, M. C., Jongepier, E., Robertson, H. M., Arning, N., Bitard-Feildel, T., Chao, H., . . . Bornberg-Bauer, E. (2018). Hemimetabolous genomes reveal molecular basis of termite eusociality.Nature Ecology & Evolution, 2(3), 557-566. doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0459-1 

Heine, D., Holmes, N. A., Worsley, S. F., Santos, A. C. A., Innocent, T. M., Scherlach, K., . . . Wilkinson, B. (2018). Chemical warfare between leafcutter ant symbionts and a co-evolved pathogen. Nat Commun, 9(1), 2208. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-04520-1 

Kukekova, A. V., Johnson, J. L., Xiang, X., Feng, S., Liu, S., Rando, H. M., . . . Zhang, G. (2018). Red fox genome assembly identifies genomic regions associated with tame and aggressive behaviours. Nat Ecol Evol, 2(9), 1479-1491. doi:10.1038/s41559-018-0611-6 

Lewin, H. A., Robinson, G. E., Kress, W. J., Baker, W. J., Coddington, J., Crandall, K. A., . . . Zhang, G. J. (2018). Earth BioGenome Project: Sequencing life for the future of life. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 115(17), 4325-4333. doi:10.1073/pnas.1720115115

Liberti, J., Baer, B., & Boomsma, J. J. (2018). Rival seminal fluid induces enhanced sperm motility in a polyandrous ant. BMC Evol Biol,18(1), 28. doi:10.1186/s12862-018-1144-y 

Liu, C., Zhang, Y., Ren, Y., Wang, H., Li, S., Jiang, F., . . . Fan, W. (2018). The genome of the golden apple snail Pomacea canaliculata provides insight into stress tolerance and invasive adaptation.Gigascience.doi:10.1093/gigascience/giy101 

Mendoza, M. L. Z., Xiong, Z. J., Escalera-Zamudio, M., Runge, A. K., Theze, J., Streicker, D., . . . Gilbert, M. P. T. (2018). Hologenomic adaptations underlying the evolution of sanguivory in the common vampire bat. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 2(4), 659-668. doi:10.1038/s41559-018-0476-8 

Nehring, V., Dijkstra, M. B., Sumner, S., Hughes, W. O. H., & Boomsma, J. J. (2018). Reconstructing the relatedness of cooperatively breeding queens in the Panamanian leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex echinatior (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Myrmecological News, 27, 33-45.

Pull C.D., Ugelvig L.V., Wiesenhofer F., Grasse A.V., Tragust S., Schmitt T., Brown M.J.F., Cremer S. (2018) Destructive disinfection of infected brood prevents systemic disease spread in ant colonies. eLife7:e32073. doi: 10.7554/eLife.32073 

Rando, H. M., Farre, M., Robson, M. P., Won, N. B., Johnson, J. L., Buch, R., . . . Kukekova, A. V. (2018). Construction of Red Fox Chromosomal Fragments from the Short-Read Genome Assembly. Genes, 9(6). doi:ARTN 30810.3390/genes9060308 

Shik, J. Z., Concilio, A., Kaae, T., & Adams, R. M. M. (2018). The farming ant Sericomyrmex amabilis nutritionally manages its fungal symbiont and its social parasite. Ecological Entomology, 43(4), 440-446. doi:10.1111/een.12512 

Shik, J. Z., Rytter, W., Arnan, X., & Michelsen, A. (2018). Disentangling nutritional pathways linking leafcutter ants and their co-evolved fungal symbionts using stable isotopes. Ecology. doi:10.1002/ecy.2431 

Sinotte, V. M., Freedman, S. N., Ugelvig, L. V., & Seid, M. A. (2018). Camponotusfloridanus Ants Incur a Trade-Off between Phenotypic Development and Pathogen Susceptibility from Their Mutualistic Endosymbiont Blochmannia. Insects, 9(2). doi:10.3390/insects9020058 

Smith, S. M., Kent, D. S., Boomsma, J. J., & Stow, A. J. (2018). Monogamous sperm storage and permanent worker sterility in a long-lived ambrosia beetle. Nature Ecology & Evolution,2(6), 1009-1018. doi:10.1038/s41559-018-0533-3

Worsley, S. F., Innocent, T. M., Heine, D., Murrell, J. C., Yu, D. W., Wilkinson, B., . . . Holmes, N. A. (2018). Symbiotic partnerships and their chemical interactions in the leafcutter ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Myrmecological News, 27, 59-74. 

Zhang, G. (2018). The first AsiaEvo conference, connecting Asian evolutionary biologists to the world. National Science Review, nwy058-nwy058. doi:10.1093/nsr/nwy058 


Avalos, A., Pan, H., Li, C., Acevedo-Gonzalez, J. P., Rendon, G., Fields, C. J., . . . Zhang, G. (2017). A soft selective sweep during rapid evolution of gentle behaviour in an Africanized honeybee. Nat Commun, 8(1), 1550. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01800-0 

Beemelmanns, C., Ramadhar, T. R., Kim, K. H., Klassen, J. L., Cao, S., Wyche, T. P., . . . Clardy, J. (2017). Macrotermycins A-D, Glycosylated Macrolactams from a Termite-Associated Amycolatopsis sp. M39. Org Lett, 19(5), 1000-1003. doi:10.1021/acs.orglett.6b03831 

Boomsma, J. J., Brady, S. G., Dunn, R. R., Gadau, J., Heinze, J., Keller, L., . . . Consortium, G. (2017). The Global Ant Genomics Alliance (GAGA). Myrmecological News, 25, 61-66. 

Conlon, B. H., Mitchell, J., de Beer, Z. W., Carøe, C., Gilbert, M. T. P., Eilenberg, J., . . . de Fine Licht, H. H. (2017). Draft genome of the fungus-growing termite pathogenic fungus Ophiocordyceps bispora (Ophiocordycipitaceae, Hypocreales, Ascomycota). Data in Brief, 11, 537-542. doi: 10.1016/j.dib.2017.02.051 

Gao, J., Li, Q., Wang, Z., Zhou, Y., Martelli, P., Li, F., . . . Zhang, G. (2017). Sequencing, de novo assembling, and annotating the genome of the endangered Chinese crocodile lizard Shinisaurus crocodilurus. Gigascience, 6(7), 1-6. doi:10.1093/gigascience/gix041 

Guo, H., Benndorf, R., Leichnitz, D., Klassen, J. L., Vollmers, J., Gorls, H., . . . Beemelmanns, C. (2017). Isolation, Biosynthesis and Chemical Modifications of Rubterolones A-F: Rare Tropolone Alkaloids from Actinomadura sp. 5-2. Chemistry, 23(39), 9338-9345. doi:10.1002/chem.201701005 

Hargreaves, A. D., Zhou, L., Christensen, J., Marletaz, F., Liu, S., Li, F., . . . Holland, P. W. H. (2017). Genome sequence of a diabetes-prone rodent reveals a mutation hotspot around the ParaHox gene cluster. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 114(29), 7677-7682. doi:10.1073/pnas.1702930114 

Hollegaard, B., Lykke, J. A., & Boomsma, J. J. (2017). Time from pre-eclampsia diagnosis to delivery affects future health prospects of children. Evol Med Public Health, 2017(1), 53-66. doi:10.1093/emph/eox004 

Hu, H., Uesaka, M., Guo, S., Shimai, K., Lu, T. M., Li, F., . . . Consortium, E. (2017). Constrained vertebrate evolution by pleiotropic genes. Nat Ecol Evol, 1(11), 1722-1730. doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0318-0 

Hygum, T. L., Fobian, D., Kamilari, M., Jorgensen, A., Schiott, M., Grosell, M., & Mobjerg, N. (2017). Comparative Investigation of Copper Tolerance and Identification of Putative Tolerance Related Genes in Tardigrades. Front Physiol, 8, 95. doi:10.3389/fphys.2017.00095 

Kennedy, P., Baron, G., Qiu, B., Freitak, D., Helantera, H., Hunt, E. R., . . . Sumner, S. (2017). Deconstructing Superorganisms and Societies to Address Big Questions in Biology. Trends Ecol Evol, 32(11), 861-872. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2017.08.004 

Mak, S. S. T., Gopalakrishnan, S., Caroe, C., Geng, C., Liu, S., Sinding, M. S., . . . Gilbert, M. T. P. (2017). Comparative performance of the BGISEQ-500 vs Illumina HiSeq2500 sequencing platforms for palaeogenomic sequencing. Gigascience, 6(8), 1-13. doi:10.1093/gigascience/gix049 

Malagocka, J., Jensen, A. B., & Eilenberg, J. (2017). Pandora formicae, a specialist ant pathogenic fungus: New insights into biology and taxonomy. J Invertebr Pathol, 143, 108-114. doi:10.1016/j.jip.2016.12.007 

Morandin, C., Mikheyev, A. S., Pedersen, J. S., & Helantera, H. (2017). Evolutionary constraints shape caste-specific gene expression across 15 ant species. Evolution, 71(5), 1273-1284. doi:10.1111/evo.13220 

Pontieri, L., Schmidt, A. M., Singh, R., Pedersen, J. S., & Linksvayer, T. A. (2017). Artificial selection on ant female caste ratio uncovers a link between female-biased sex ratios and infection by Wolbachia endosymbionts. J Evol Biol, 30(2), 225-234. doi:10.1111/jeb.13012 

Richards, C., Otani, S., Mikaelyan, A., & Poulsen, M. (2017). Pycnoscelus surinamensis cockroach gut microbiota respond consistently to a fungal diet without mirroring those of fungus-farming termites. PLoS One, 12(10), e0185745. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0185745 

Schrader, L., Helantera, H., & Oettler, J. (2017). Accelerated Evolution of Developmentally Biased Genes in the Tetraphenic Ant Cardiocondyla obscurior. Mol Biol Evol, 34(3), 535-544. doi:10.1093/molbev/msw240 

Seki, R., Li, C., Fang, Q., Hayashi, S., Egawa, S., Hu, J., . . . Zhang, G. (2017). Functional roles of Aves class-specific cis-regulatory elements on macroevolution of bird-specific features. Nat Commun, 8, 14229. doi:10.1038/ncomms14229 

Vanden Broeck, A., Maes D., Kelager A., Wynhoff I., WallisDeVries M.F., Nash D.R., Oostermeijer J.G.B., Van Dyck H., & Mergeay J. (2017) Gene flow and effective population sizes of the butterfly Maculinea alconin a highly fragmented, anthropogenic landscape. Biological Conservation 209, 89-97. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2017.02.001 

Wloch-Salamon, D. M., Fisher, R. M., & Regenberg, B. (2017). Division of labour in the yeast: Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Yeast, 34(10), 399-406. doi:10.1002/yea.3241 

Wyche, T. P., Ruzzini, A. C., Beemelmanns, C., Kim, K. H., Klassen, J. L., Cao, S., . . . Clardy, J. (2017). Linear Peptides Are the Major Products of a Biosynthetic Pathway That Encodes for Cyclic Depsipeptides. Organic Letters. doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.7b00545 

Yang, Y., Wang, Y., Zhao, Y., Zhang, X., Li, R., Chen, L., . . . Wang, K. (2017). Draft genome of the Marco Polo Sheep (Ovis ammon polii). Gigascience, 6(12), 1-7. doi:10.1093/gigascience/gix106 

Zhukova, M., Sapountzis, P., Schiott, M., & Boomsma, J. J. (2017). Diversity and Transmission of Gut Bacteria in Atta and Acromyrmex Leaf-Cutting Ants during Development. Front Microbiol, 8, 1942. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.01942 


Armitage, S.A., Fernández-Marin, H., Boomsma, JJ. & Wcislo, W.T. (2016) Slowing them down will make them lose: a role for attine ant crop fungus in defending pupae against infections? Journal of Animal Ecology 85, 1210-1221. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12543 

Beemelmanns, C., Guo, H. J., Rischer, M., & Poulsen, M. (2016). Natural products from microbes associated with insects. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry 12, 314-327. doi: 10.3762/bjoc.12.34 

Boomsma, J. J. (2016). Fifty years of illumination about the natural levels of adaptation. Current Biology 26, R1250-R1255. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.11.034 

Boomsma, J. J. (2016). When every sperm is sacred: the emergence and decline of superorganismal chimeras. Functional Ecology 30, 504-505. doi: 10.1111/1365-2435.12617 

Byars, S.G. and Boomsma, J.J. (2016) Opposite differential risks for autism and schizophrenia based on maternal age, paternal age, and parental age differences. Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health 1, 286-298. doi: 10.1093/emph/eow023

Conlon, B.H.,  de Beer, Z.W., de Fine Licht, H.H., Aanen, D. and Poulsen, M. (2016) Phylogenetic analysis of diverse Podaxis specimens from Southern Africa reveal hidden diversity and new insights into associations with termites. Fungal Biology 120, 1065-1076. doi: 10.1016/j.funbio.2016.05.011

De Fine Licht, H.H., Jensen A.B., & Eilenberg J. (2016) Comparative transcriptomics reveal host-specific nucleotide variation in entomophthoralean fungi. Molecular Ecology Online early. doi: 10.1111/mec.13863.

de Fine Licht, H.H., Hajek, A.E., Eilenberg, J., and Jensen, A.B. (2016). Utilizing Genomics to Study Entomopathogenicity in the Fungal Phylum Entomophthoromycota: A Review of Current Genetic Resources. Advances in Genetics 94, 45-61. doi: 10.1016/bs.adgen.2016.01.003

Elgar, M.A., Nash, D.R. and Pierce, N.E. (2016) Eavesdropping on cooperative communication within an ant-butterfly mutualism. The Science of Nature 103, article 84. doi 10.1007/s00114-016-1409-5

Guenard, B., Shik, J.Z., Booher, D., Lubertazzi D., Alpert G. (2016) Extreme polygyny in the previously unstudied subtropical ant Temnothorax tuscaloosaewith implications for the biogeographic study of the evolution of polygyny. Insectes Sociaux online first. doi:10.1007/s00040-016-0498-7 

Guo, H., Kreuzenbeck N.B., Otani S., Garcia-Altares M., Dahse H.M., Weigel C., Aanen D.K., Hertweck C., Poulsen M., & Beemelmanns C. (2016) Pseudoxylallemycins A-F, Cyclic Tetrapeptides with Rare Allenyl Modifications Isolated from Pseudoxylaria sp. X802: A Competitor of Fungus-Growing Termite Cultivars. Organic Letters 18, 3338-3341. doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.6b01437

Holmes, N.A., Innocent T.M., Heine D., Bassam M.A., Worsley S.F., Trottmann F., Patrick E.H., Yu D.W., Murrell J.C., Schiøtt M., Wilkinson B., Boomsma J.J., & Hutchings M.I. (2016) Genome Analysis of Two PseudonocardiaPhylotypes Associated with AcromyrmexLeafcutter Ants Reveals Their Biosynthetic Potential. Frontiers in Microbiology 7, 2073. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.02073 

Howe, J., Schiøtt, M. and Boomsma, J.J. (2016) Tachykinin expression levels correlate with caste-specific aggression in workers of the leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex echinatior. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4, 55. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2016.00055 

Kooij, P. W., Pullens, J. W., Boomsma, J. J., & Schiott, M. (2016). Ant mediated redistribution of a xyloglucanase enzyme in fungus gardens of Acromyrmex echinatior. BMC Microbiology 16, 81. doi:10.1186/s12866-016-0697-4 

Liberti, J., Baer, B., & Boomsma, J. J. (2016). Queen reproductive tract secretions enhance sperm motility in ants. Biology Letters 12, 11. doi:10.1098/rsbl.2016.0722 

Madsen, H.B., Schmidt, H.T. & C. Rasmussen (2016) Distriktskatalog over Danmarks bier (Hymenoptera, Apidea). Entomologiske Meddelelser 83, 43-70.

Morandin, C., Tin, M.M.Y., Abril, S., Gômez, C., Pontieri, L., Schiøtt, M., Sundström, L., Tsuji, K., Pedersen, J.S., Helanterä, H. and Mikheyev, A.S. (2016) Comparative transcriptomics reveals the conserved building blocks involved in parallel evolution of diverse phenotypic traits in ants. Genome Biology 17, 43. doi: 10.1186/s13059-016-0902-7

Nygaard, S., Hu, H., Li, C., Schiøtt, M., Chen, Z., Yang, Z., Xie, Q., Ma, C., Deng, Y., Dikow, R.B., Rabeling, C., Nash, D.R., Wcislo, W.T., Brady, S.G., Schultz, T.R., Zhang, G. & Boomsma, J.J. (2016). Reciprocal genomic evolution in the ant–fungus agricultural symbiosis. Nature Communications 7, 12233. doi:10.1038/ncomms12233 

Otani, S., Bos, N. and Yek, S.H. (2016) Transitional complexity of social insect immunity. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4, 69. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2016.00069

Palmer, M., de Maayer, P., Poulsen, M., Steenkamp, E. T., van Zyl, E., Coutinho, T. A., & Venter, S. N. (2016). Draft genome sequences of Pantoea agglomerans and Pantoea vagans isolates associated with termites. Standards in Genomic Science 11, 23. doi:10.1186/s40793-016-0144-z 

Regensberg, B., Hanghøj, K.E., Andersen, K.S. and Boomsma, J.J. (2016) Clonal yeast biofilm can reap competitive advantages through cell differentiation without being obligatorily multicellular. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283, 20161303. doi 10.1098/rspb.2016.1303

Rytter, W. and Shik, J.S. (2016) Liquid foraging behaviour in leafcutting ants: The lunchbox hypothesis. Animal Behaviour 117, 179–186. doi: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2016.04.022 

Sapountzis, P., de Verges, J., Rousk, K., Cilliers, M., Vorster, B. J., & Poulsen, M. (2016). Potential for Nitrogen Fixation in the Fungus-Growing Termite Symbiosis. Frontiers in Microbiology 7,1993. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2016.01993

Schrader, L., Helantera, H., & Oettler, J. (2016). Accelerated evolution of developmentally biased genes in the tetraphenic ant Cardiocondyla obscurior. Molecular Biology and Evolution online firstdoi: 10.1093/molbev/msw240

Shik, J. Z., Gomez, E. B., Kooij, P. W., Santos, J. C., Wcislo, W. T., & Boomsma, J. J. (2016). Nutrition mediates the expression of cultivar-farmer conflict in a fungus-growing ant. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciiences of the U S A 113, 10121-10126. doi:10.1073/pnas.1606128113 

Sillam-Dusses, D., Hanus, R., Poulsen, M., Roy, V., Favier, M., & Vasseur-Cognet, M. (2016). The role of the glucose-sensing transcription factor carbohydrate-responsive element-binding protein pathway in termite queen fertility. Open Biology 6, 16080. doi: 10.1098/rsob.160080


Adams, R.M.M., Jones, T.H., Longino, J.T., Weatherford, R.G., and Mueller, U.G. (2015) Alkaloid weaponry of three Megalomyrmexthief ants and the behavioral response of Cyphomyrmexcostatushost ant. Journal of Chemical Ecology 41, 373–385. doi: 10.1007/s10886-015-0565-y

Al-Qadi, S., Schiøtt, M., Hansen, S.H., Nielsen, P.A., and Badolo, L. (2015) An invertebrate model for CNS drug discovery: Transcriptomic and functional analysis of a mammalian P-glycoprotein ortholog. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1850, 2439-2451. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2015.09.002

Andersen, S. B., Yek, S. H., Nash, D. R., and Boomsma, J. J. (2015). Interaction specificity between leaf-cutting ants and vertically transmitted Pseudonocardia bacteria. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15, 27. doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0308-2  

Ben Fekih, I., Boukhris-Bouhachem, S., Allagui, M.B., Jensen, A.B., and Eilenberg, J. (2015) First survey on ecological host range of aphid pathogenic fungi (Phylum Entomophthoromycota) in Tunisia. Annales de la Société entomologique de France 50, 140-144. doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0308-2

Boomsma, J.J. (2015) Jacobus (Koos) Boomsma. Questions & Answers. Current Biology 25, R532-R534

Cotes, B., Rännbäck, L.-M., Björkman, M., Norli, H.R., Meyling, N.V., Rämert, B., and Anderson, P. (2015) Habitat selection of a parasitoid mediated by volatile cues informing on host and intraguild predator densities. Oecologia 179, 151-162. doi: 10.1007/s00442-015-3326-2

Dávila, F., Chérasse, S., Boomsma, J.J., and Aron, S. (2015) Ant sperm storage organs do not have PO-proPO constitutive immune activity. Journal of Insect Physiology 78, 9-14 doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2015.04.005

den Boer, S. P. A., Stürup, M., Boomsma, J. J., and Baer, B. (2015). The ejaculatory biology of leafcutter ants. Journal of Insect Physiology 74, 56-62. doi:  10.1016/j.jinsphys.2015.02.006  

Eilenberg, J., Vlak, J.M., Nielsen-Leroux, C., Capellozza, S., and Jensen, A.B. (2015) Diseases in insects produced for food and feed. Journal of Insects for Food and Feed 1, 87-102 doi: 10.3920/JIFF2014.0022

Evans, J., J., Alemu, M.H., Flore, R., Frøst, M.B., Halloran, A., Jensen, A.B., Maciel-Vergara, G., Münke-Svendsen, C., Olsen, S.B., Payne, C., Roos, N., Rozin, P., Tan, H.S.G., van Huis, A., Vantomme, P., and Eilenberg, J. (2015) ‘Entomophagy’: an evolving terminology in need of review. Journal of Insects as Food and Feed 1, 293-305 doi: 10.3920/JIFF2015.0074

Evison, S., Foley, K., Jensen, A. B., and Hughes, W. O. H. (2015) Genetic diversity, virulence and fitness evolution in an obligate fungal parasite of bees. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28, 179-188. doi: 10.1111/jeb.12555  

Fernández-Marín, H., Nash, D.R., Higginbotham, S., Estrada, C., van Zweden, J.S., d'Ettorre, P., Wcislo, W.T., and Boomsma, J.J. (2015) Functional role of phenylacetic acid from metapleural gland secretions in controlling fungal pathogens in evolutionarily derived leaf-cutting ants. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282, 20150212 doi: 10.1098/rspb.2015.0212

Gawne, R. (2015) Fossil evidence in the Origin of Species. BioScience 65, 1077–1083 doi: 10.1093/biosci/biv124

Gawne, R. and Howe, J. (2015) Review: Eternal Ephemera: Adaptation and the Origin of Species from the Nineteenth Century through Punctuated Equilibria and Beyond by Niles Eldredge.  Quarterly Review of Biology 90, 417-418 doi: 10.1086/683700

Hansted, L., Grout, B.W.W., Toldam-Andersen, T., and Eilenberg, J. (2015) Effectiveness of managed populations of wild and honey bees as supplemental pollinators of sour cherry ( Prunus cerasusL.) under different climatic conditions. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section B — Soil & Plant Science 65, 109-117 doi: 10.1080/09064710.2014.971051 

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Liberti, J., Sapountzis, P., Hansen, L.H., Sørensen, S.J., Adams, R.M.M., and Boomsma, J.J. (2015) Bacterial symbiont sharing in Megalomyrmexsocial parasites and their fungus‐growing ant hosts. Molecular Ecology 24, 3151-3169 doi: 10.1111/mec.13216

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Byars, S. G., Stearns, S. C., and Boomsma, J. J. (2014). Opposite risk patterns for autism and schizophrenia are associated with normal variation in birth size: phenotypic support for hypothesized diametric gene-dosage effects. Proceedings Royal Society London B, 281: 20140604. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2014.0604 

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Greenwold, M. J., Bao, W., Jarvis, E. D., Hu, H., Li, C., Gilbert, M. T. P., Zhang, G., Sawyer, R. H. (2014). Dynamic evolution of the alpha (α) and beta (β) keratins has accompanied integument diversification and the adaptation of birds into novel lifestyles. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 14: 249. doi: 10.1186/s12862-014-0249-1  

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Hollegaard, B. (2014). Evolutionary Perspectives on Pregnancy by John C. Avise and Trudy Nicholson [Review of the book Evolutionary Perspectives on Pregnancy, by John C. Avise and Trudy Nicholson]. The Quarterly Review of Biology, 89: 59-60. doi: 10.1086/675022 

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Keyser, C. A., Thorup-Kristensen, K., and Meyling, N. V. (2014). Metarhiziumseed treatment mediates fungal dispersal via roots and induces infections in insects. Fungal Ecology, 11: 122-131. doi: 10.1016/j.funeco.2014.05.005 

Kim, K. H., Ramadhar, T. R., Beemelmanns, C., Cao, S., Poulsen, M., Currie, C. R., and Clardy, J. (2014). Natalamycin A, an ansamycin from a termite-associated Streptomycessp. Chemical Science, 5(11): 4333-4338. doi: 10.1039/C4SC01136H 

Kooij, P. W., Liberti, J., Giampoudakis, K., Schiøtt, M., and Boomsma, J. J. (2014). Differences in Forage-Acquisition and Fungal Enzyme Activity Contribute to Niche Segregation in Panamanian Leaf-Cutting Ants. PLoS ONE, 9: e94284. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0094284.s001 

Kooij, P. W., Rogowska-Wrzesinska, A., Hoffmann, D., Roepstorff, P., Boomsma, J. J., and Schiott, M. (2014). Leucoagaricus gongylophorususes leaf-cutting ants to vector proteolytic enzymes towards new plant substrate. ISME Journal, 8: 1032-1040. doi:10.1038/ismej.2013.231 

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Meredith, R. W., Zhang, G., Gilbert, M. T. P., Jarvis, E. D., Springer, M. S. (2014). Evidence for a single loss of mineralized teeth in the common avian ancestor. Science, 346(6215): 1254390. doi: 10.1126/science.1254390 

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Otani, S., Mikaelyan, A., Nobre, T., Hansen, L. H., Sørensen, S. C., Aanen, D. K., Boomsma, J. J., Brune, A., and Poulsen, M. (2014). Identifying the core gut microbiome of fungus-growing termites. Molecular Ecology, 23: 4631-4644. doi: 10.1111/mec.12874 

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Stürup, M., Baer, B., and Boomsma, J.J. (2014). Short independent lives and selection for maximal sperm survival make investment in immune defences unprofitable for leaf-cutting ant males. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 68: 947-955. doi: 10.1007/s00265-014-1707-x. 

Stürup, M., Nash D. R., Hughes W. O. H., Boomsma J. J. (2014). Sperm mixing in the polyandrous leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex echinatior. Ecology and Evolution, 4: 3571-3582. doi: 10.1002/ece3.1176 

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Adams, R. M. M., Liberti, J., Illum, A. A., Jones, T. H., Nash, D. R., and Boomsma, J. J. (2013). Chemically armed mercenary ants protect fungus-farming societies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110, 15752-15757.  doi:10.1073/pnas.1311654110 

Andersen, S. B., Hansen, L. H., Sapountzis, P., Sørensen, S. J., and Boomsma, J. J. (2013). Specificity and stability of the Acromyrmex-Pseudonocardiasymbiosis. Molecular Ecology, 22, 4307-4321. doi:10.1111/mec.12380 

Aylward, F. O., McDonald, B. R., Adams, S. M., Valenzuela, A., Schmidt, R. A., Goodwin, L. A., Woyke, T., Currie, C. R., Suen, G., and Poulsen, M. (2013). Comparison of 26 sphingomonad genomes reveals diverse environmental adaptations and biodegradative capabilities. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 79, 3724-3733.  doi:10.1128/AEM.00518-13 

Ben Fekih, I., Boukhris-Bouhachem, S., Eilenberg, J., Allagui, M. B., and Jensen, A. B. (2013). The Occurrence of Two Species of Entomophthorales(Entomophthoromycota), Pathogens of Sitobion avenaeand Myzus persicae(Hemiptera: Aphididae), in Tunisia. BioMed Research International, 838145. doi:10.1155/2013/838145 

Boomsma, J. J. (2013). Beyond promiscuity: mate-choice commitments in social breeding. Philosophical Transactions Royal Society London B, 368, 20120050. doi:10.1098/rstb.2012.0050 

Boomsma, J. J. (2013). Nature's True Self. Science, 340, 145-146. doi:10.1126/science.1236842 

Boomsma, J. J., and d'Ettorre, P. (2013). Nice to kin and nasty to non-kin: revisiting Hamilton's early insights on eusociality. Biology Letters, 9, 20130444. doi: 10.1098/rsbl.2013.0444 

Boonen, S., Eelen, D., Borgesen, L., and Billen, J. (2013). Functional morphology of the mandibular gland of queens of the ant Monomorium pharaonis(L.). Acta Zoologica, 94, 373-381. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-6395.2012.00564.x 

Bos, N., d'Ettorre, P., and Guerrieri, F. J. (2013). Chemical structure of odorants and perceptual similarity in ants. The Journal of Experimental Biology, 216, 3314-3320. doi: 10.1242/jeb.087007 

Boudinot, B. E., Sumnicht, T. P., and Adams, R. M. M. (2013). Central American ants of the genus Megalomyrmex Forel(Hymenoptera: Formicidae): six new species and keys to workers and males. Zootaxa, 3732, 1-82. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3732.1.1 

de Fine Licht, H. H., Schiott, M., Rogowska-Wrzesinska, A., Nygaard, S., Roepstorff, P., and Boomsma, J. J. (2013). Laccase detoxification mediates the nutritional alliance between leaf-cutting ants and fungus-garden symbionts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110, 583-587.  doi: 10.1073/pnas.1212709110 

den Boer, S. P. A., Boomsma, J. J., and Baer, B. (2013). A technique to artificially inseminate leafcutter ants. Insectes Sociaux, 60, 111-118. doi:10.1007/s00040-012-0273-3  

Eilenberg, J., Thomsen, L., and Jensen, A. (2013). A Third Way for Entomophthoralean Fungi to Survive the Winter: Slow Disease Transmission between Individuals of the Hibernating Host. Insects, 4, 392-403. doi: 10.3390/insects4030392 

Evison, S. E., Fazio, G., Chappell, P., Foley, K., Jensen, A. B., and Hughes, W. O. (2013). Host-parasite genotypic interactions in the honey bee: the dynamics of diversity. Ecology and Evolution, 3, 2214-2222. doi: 10.1002/ece3.599 

Fernandez-Marin, H., Bruner, G., Gomez, E. B., Nash, D. R., Boomsma, J. J., and Wcislo, W. T. (2013). Dynamic Disease Management in TrachymyrmexFungus-Growing Ants (Attini: Formicidae). American Naturalist, 181, 571-582. doi: 10.1086/669664 

Grell, M., Linde, T., Nygaard, S., Nielsen, K., Boomsma, J., and Lange, L. (2013). The fungal symbiont of Acromyrmexleaf-cutting ants expresses the full spectrum of genes to degrade cellulose and other plant cell wall polysaccharides. BMC Genomics, 14, 1-11. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-14-928 

Hollegaard, B., Byars, S. G., Lykke, J., and Boomsma, J. J. (2013). Parent-offspring conflict and the persistence of pregnancy-induced hypertension in modern humans. PLoS ONE, 8, e56821. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0056821 

Holman, L., Lanfear, R., and d'Ettorre, P. (2013). The evolution of queen pheromones in the ant genus Lasius. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 26, 1549-1558. doi: 10.1111/jeb.12162 

Holman, L., Leroy, C., Jorgensen, C., Nielsen, J., and d'Ettorre, P. (2013). Are queen ants inhibited by their own pheromone? Regulation of productivity via negative feedback. Behavioral Ecology, 24, 380-385. doi: 10.1093/beheco/ars174 

Holman, L., Linksvayer, T. A., and d'Ettorre, P. (2013). Genetic constraints on dishonesty and caste dimorphism in an ant. American Naturalist, 181, 161-170. doi: 10.1086/668828 

Holman, L., van Zweden, J., Linksvayer, T., and d’Ettorre, P. (2013). Crozier’s paradox revisited: maintenance of genetic recognition systems by disassortative mating. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 13, 1-13. doi: 10.1186/1471-2148-13-211 

Jensen, J.-K., and Madsen, H. B. (2013). To arter af humlebier yngler på Færøerne (Hymenoptera, Apidea). Entomologiske Meddelelser, 81, 1-10. 

Kelager, A., Pedersen, J. S., and Bruun, H. H. (2013). Multiple introductions and no loss of genetic diversity: invasion history of Japanese Rose, Rosa rugosa, in Europe. Biological Invasions, 15, 1125-1141. doi: 10.1007/s10530-012-0356-0 

Marsh, S. E., Poulsen, M., Gorosito, N. B., Pinto-Tomas, A., Masiulionis, V. E., and Currie, C. R. (2013). Association between Pseudonocardiasymbionts and Attaleaf-cutting ants suggested by improved isolation methods. International Microbiology, 16, 17-25.  doi: 10.2436/20.1501.01.176 

Meyling, N. V., Navntoft, S., Philipsen, H., Thorup-Kristensen, K., and Eilenberg, J. (2013). Natural regulation of Delia radicumin organic cabbage production. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 164, 183-189.  doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2012.09.019 

Schmidt, H. T., Poulsen, K. R., and Madsen, H. B. (2013). Fem nye arter af bier for den danske fauna (Hymenoptera, Apoidea). Entomologiske Meddelelser81, 62-71. 

Sigsgaard, L., Betzer, C., Naulin, C., Eilenberg, J., Enkegaard, A., and Kristensen, K. (2013). The effect of floral resources on parasitoid and host longevity: Prospects for conservation biological control in strawberries. Journal of Insect Science, 13, 17. 

Simola, D. F., Wissler, L., Donahue, G., Waterhouse, R. M., Helmkampf, M., Roux, J., Nygaard, S., Glastad, K. M., Hagen, D. E., Viljakainen, L., Reese, J. T., Hunt, B. G., Graur, D., Elhaik, E., Kriventseva, E. V., Wen, J. Y., Parker, B. J., Cash, E., Privman, E., Childers, C. P., Munoz-Torres, M. C., Boomsma, J. J., Bornberg-Bauer, E., Currie, C. R., Elsik, C. G., Suen, G., Goodisman, M. A. D., Keller, L., Liebig, J., Rawls, A., Reinberg, D., Smith, C. D., Smith, C. R., Tsutsui, N., Wurm, Y., Zdobnov, E. M., Berger, S. L., and Gadau, J. (2013). Social insect genomes exhibit dramatic evolution in gene composition and regulation while preserving regulatory features linked to sociality. Genome Research, 23, 1235-1247. doi: 10.1101/gr.155408.113 

Stürup, M., Baer-Imhoof, B., Nash, D.R., Boomsma, J. J., and Baer, B. (2013). When every sperm counts: factors affecting male fertility in the honeybee Apis mellifera. Behavioral Ecology, 24, 1192-1198. doi: 10.1093/beheco/art049 

Tartally, A., Rodrigues, M. C., Brakels, P., and Arnaldo, P. S. (2013). Myrmica aloba(Hymenoptera: Formicidae) hosts isolated populations of a hoverfly, a butterfly and an ichneumon species in NE-Portugal. Journal of Insect Conservation, 17, 851-855. doi: 10.1007/s10841-013-9575-7 

Um, S., Fraimout, A., Sapountzis, P., Oh, D.-C., and Poulsen, M. (2013). The fungus-growing termite Macrotermes natalensisharbors bacillaene-producing Bacillussp. that inhibit potentially antagonistic fungi. Scientific reports ,3, 3250. doi: 10.1038/srep03250 

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Wynns, A. A., Jensen, A. B., and Eilenberg, J. (2013). Ascosphaera callicarpa, a New Species of Bee-Loving Fungus, with a Key to the Genus for Europe. PLoS ONE, 8, e73419. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0073419 

Yek, S. H., Boomsma, J. J., and Schiott, M. (2013). Differential gene expression in Acromyrmexleaf-cutting ants after challenges with two fungal pathogens. Molecular Ecology, 22, 2173-2187. doi: 10.1111/mec.12255 

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Adams, R.M.M., Jones, T.H., Jeter, A.W., De Fine Licht, H.H., Schultz, T.R., and Nash, D.R. (2012) A comparative study of exocrine gland chemistry in Trachymyrmex and Sericomyrmexfungus-growing ants. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 40, 91-97. doi:10.1016/j.bse.2011.10.011

Andersen, S.B., Boye, M., Nash, D.R., and Boomsma, J.J. (2012) Dynamic Wolbachiaprevalence in Acromyrmexleaf-cutting ants: potential for a nutritional symbiosis. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25, 1340-1350. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2012.02521.x 

Andersen, S.B., Ferrari, M., Evans, H.C., Elliot, S.L., Boomsma, J.J., and Hughes, D.P. (2012) Disease dynamics in a specialized parasite of ant societies. PLoS One 7(5) e36352. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0036352 

Andersen, S.B. and Hughes, D. (2012) Host specificity of parasite manipulation - zombie ant death location in Thailand vs. Brazil. Communicative & Integrative Biology 5, 163-165. doi: 10.4161/cib.18712 

Armitage, S.A.O., Fernández-Marin, H., Wcislo, W.T., and Boomsma, J.J. (2012) An evaluation of the possible adaptive function of fungal brood covering by attine ants. Evolution 66, 1966-1975. doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2011.01568.x

Bonckaert, W., Drijfhout, F.P., d'Ettorre, P., Billen, J., and Wenseleers, T. (2012) Hydrocarbon signatures of egg maternity, caste membership and reproductive status in the common wasp. Journal of Chemical Ecology 38, 42-51. doi: 10.1007/s10886-011-0055-9  

Boomsma, J.J. and Nygaard, S. (2012) Old soldiers never die ….. Genome Biology 13, 144 

Bos, N., & d’Ettorre, P. (2012). Recognition of social identity in ants. Frontiers in Psychology, 3, Article 83. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00083 

Bos, N., Dreier, S., Jørgensen, C.G., Nielsen, J., Guerrieri., F.J., and D’Ettorre, P. (2012) Learning and perceptual similarity among cuticular hydrocarbons in ants. Journal of Insect Physiology 58, 138-146. doi:10.1016/j.jinsphys.2011.10.010

Bos, N., Lefèvre, T., Jensen, A.B., and D’Ettorre, P. (2012) Sick ants become unsociable. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 25: 342–351. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02425.x

Carr, G., Poulsen, M., Klassen, J.L., Hou, Y., Wyche, T.P., Bugni, T.S., Currie, C.R., and Clardy, J. (2012) Microtermolides A and B from termite-associated Streptomycessp. and structural revision of Vinylamycin. Organic Letters 14, 2822-2825. doi: 10.1021/ol301043p 

De Fine Licht, H.H. and Biedermann, P.H.W. (2012) Patterns of functional enzyme activity in fungus farming ambrosia beetles. Frontiers in Zoology 9:13. doi: 10.1186/1742-9994-9-13. 

Evison, S. E., Ferreira, R. S., d'Ettorre, P., Fresneau, D., & Poteaux, C. (2012). Chemical signature and reproductive status in the facultatively polygynous ant Pachycondyla verenae. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38(11), 1441-1449. doi: 10.1007/s10886-012-0195-6 

Foley, K., Fazio, G., Jensen, A.B., and Hughes, W.O.H. (2012). Nutritional limitation and resistance to opportunistic Aspergillusparasites in honey bee larvae. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 111, 68-73. (PR, CO) doi: 10.1016/j.jip.2012.06.006 

Fürst, M.A., Durey, M., and Nash, D.R. (2012) Testing the adjustable threshold model for intruder recognition on Myrmicaants in the context of a social parasite. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279, 516-522. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2011.0581

Hansted, L., Grout, B. W. W., Eilenberg, J., Dencker, I. B., & Toldam-Andersen, T. B. (2012). The importance of bee pollination of the sour cherry (Prunus cerasis) cultivar ‘Staevnsbaer’ in Denmark. Journal of Pollination Ecology, 10, 121-129. 

Hajek, A.E., Papierok, B., and Eilenberg, J. (2012) Methods for Study of the Entomophthorales. In: Lacey, L. (ed) Methods in Insect Pathology, 2nd Edition. Academic Press, Amsterdam, pp 285-316

Hansen, V.M., Meyling, N.V., Winding, A., Eilenberg, J., and Madsen, A.M. (2012) Factors affecting vegetable growers’ exposure to fungal bioaerosols and airborne dust. Annals of Occupational Hygiene 56, 170-181 

Holman, L. (2012) Costs and constraints conspire to produce honest signaling: insights from an ant queen pheromone. Evolution 66, 2094-2105. doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01603.x 

Ivens, A.B.F., Kronauer, D.J.C., Pen, I., Weissing, F.J., and Boomsma, J.J. (2012) Ants farm subterranean aphids mostly in single clone groups - an example of prudent husbandry for carbohydrates and proteins? BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012, 12:106 doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-106

Ivens, A.B.F., Kronauer, D.J.C., Pen, I., Weissing, F.J., and Boomsma, J.J. (2012) Reproduction and dispersal in an ant-associated root aphid community. Molecular Ecology 21, 4257-4269 

Jaffé, R., Garcia-Gonzalez, F., den Boer, S. P. A., Simmons, L. W., & Baer, B. (2012). Patterns of paternity skew among polyandrous social insects: what can they tell us about the potential for sexual selection? . Evolution, 66, 3778-3788. doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01721.x 

Jensen, A., Welker, D., Kryger, P., and James, R. (2012) Polymorphic DNA sequences of the fungal honey bee pathogen Ascosphaera apis. FEMS Microbiology Letters 330, 17-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6968.2012.02515.x 

Jones, T. H., Adams, R. M. M., Spande, T. F., Garraffo, H. M., Kaneko, T., & Schultz, T. R. (2012). Histrionicotoxin alkaloids finally detected in an ant. Journal of Natural Products, 75, 1930-1936. doi: 10.1021/np300485v 

Madsen, H.B., and Calabuig, I. (2012). Annotated checklist of the Bees in Denmark - Part 5: Apidae (Hymenoptera, Apoidea). Entomologiske Meddelelser 80 (1): 7-52.

Meyling, N.V., Pilz, C., Keller, S., Widmer, F., and Enkerli, J. (2012) Diversity of Beauveriaspp. isolates from pollen beetles Meligethes aeneusin Switzerland. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 109, 76–82. doi:10.1016/j.jip.2011.10.001

Meyling, N.V., Schmidt, N.M., and Eilenberg, J. (2012) Occurrence and diversity of fungal entomopathogens in soils of low and high Arctic Greenland. Polar Biology 35, 1439-1445. doi: 10.1007/s00300-012-1183-6 

Nehring, V., Boomsma, J.J., and d’Ettorre, P. (2012) Wingless virgin queens assume helper roles in Acromyrmexleaf-cutting ants. Current Biology 22, R671-R673. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2012.06.038 

Nielsen, M.L. and Holman, L. (2012) Terminal investment in multiple sexual signals: immune-challenged males produce more attractive pheromones. Functional Ecology 26, 20-28  doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2011.01914.x.

Pedersen, J.S. (2012) The logic of hypersocial colonies. Behavioral Ecology 23, 934-935. doi: 10.1093/beheco/ars047 

Poulsen, M. and Sapountzis, P. (2012) Behind every great ant, there is a great gut. Molecular Ecology 21, 2054-2057. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05510.x 

Raundrup, K., Levermann, N., & Poulsen, M. (2012). Overlap in diet and distribution of two goose species suggests potential for competition at a common moulting area in West Greenland. Dansk Ornitologisk Forenings Tidsskrift, 106, 93-100. 

Scorsetti, A.C., Jensen, A.B., Lopez Lastra, C., and Humber, R.A. (2012) First report of Pandora neoaphidisresting spore formation in vivo in aphid hosts. Fungal Biology 116, 196-203. doi: 10.1016/j.funbio.2011.11.002 

Ugelvig, L.V., Andersen, A., Boomsma, J.J., and Nash, D.R. (2012) Dispersal and gene flow in the rare, parasitic Large Blue butterfly Maculinea arion. Molecular Ecology 21, 3224-3236. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05592.x 

Vega, F.E., Meyling, N.V., Luangsa-ard, J.J., and Blackwell, M. (2012) Fungal Entomopathogens. In: Vega, F.E., Kaya, H.K. (eds) Insect Pathology 2nd Edition. Academic Press, Elsevier Inc., San Diego, pp 171-220

Visser, A.A., Nobre, T.M., Currie, C.R., Aanen, D.K., and Poulsen, M. (2012) Exploring the potential for Actinobacteria as defensive symbionts in fungus-growing termites. Microbial Ecology 63, 975-985. doi: 10.1007/s00248-011-9987-4 

Vojvodic, S., Boomsma, J.J., Eilenberg, J., and Jensen, A.B. (2012) Virulence of mixed fungal infections in honey bee brood. Frontiers in Zoology 2012, 9:5. doi: 10.1186/1742-9994-9-5 

Wynns, A.A., Jensen, A.B., and Eilenberg, J. (2012) Ascosphaera subglobosa, a new spore cyst fungus from North America associated with the solitary bee Megachile rotundata. Mycologia 104(1), 108-114. doi: 10.3852/10-047

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