Brian Fisher PhD

California Academy of Sciences

Location
San Francisco, California, United States
Discipline
Agricultural and Biological Sciences
Interests
Biodiversity, Sustainability, Conservation, Biogeography
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Publications

Taxonomy of the hyper-diverse ant genus Tetramorium Mayr in the Malagasy region (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae) – first record of the T. setigerum species group and additions to the Malagasy species groups with an updated illustrated identification

Hita Garcia F, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2015)

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Taxonomic revision of the genus Prionopelta (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in the Malagasy region

Overson R, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2015)

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Functional and phylogenetic approaches reveal the evolution of diversity in a hyper diverse biota

Blaimer B, Brady S, Schultz T, Fisher B

Ecography (2015)

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Polygyny, Inbreeding and Wingless Males in the Malagasy Ant Cardiocondyla shuckardi Forel (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)

Heinze J, Schrempf A, Wanke T, Rakotondrazafy H, Rakotondranaivo T, Fisher B

Sociobiology (2014)

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Notes on Ants of the genus Strumigenys F. Smith, 1860 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Arabian Peninsula, with a key to species

Sharaf M, Fisher B, Aldawood A

Sociobiology (2014)

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The ant genus Carebara Westwood (Hymenoptera, Formicidae): synonymisation of Pheidologeton Mayr under Carebara, establishment and revision of the C. polita species group

Fischer G, Azorsa F, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2014)

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Funnels, gas exchange and cliff jumping: natural history of the cliff dwelling ant Malagidris sofina

Helms IV J, Peeters C, Fisher B

Insectes Sociaux (2014)

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Revision of the Malagasy ponerine ants of the genus Leptogenys Roger (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Rakotonirina J, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2014)

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Then there were five: a reexamination of the ant genus Paratrechina (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)

LaPolla J, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2014)

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New exocrine glands in ants: the hypostomal gland and basitarsal gland in the genus Melissotarsus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).

Hölldobler B, Obermayer M, Plowes N, Fisher B

Naturwissenschaften (2014)

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The island in the sky

Fisher B

Austral (2007)

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DNA Barcoding Tomorrow Is Too Late

Fisher B

California Wild (2006)

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Attack on the Army Ants

Fisher B

California Wild (2005)

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Why Inventory?

Fisher B

California Wild (2003)

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For the love of Ants

Fisher B

California Wild (2003)

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Escape from Ant Paradise

Fisher B

California Wild (2002)

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Ant/orchid associations in the Barro Colorado National Monument, Panama

Fisher B, Zimmerman J

Lindleyana (1988)

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Survival and growth of Virola surinamensis yearlings: Water augmentation in gap and understory

Fisher B, Howe H, Wright S

Oecologia (1991)

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Variation in the use of orchid extrafloral nectar by ants

Fisher B, Sternberg L, Price D

Oecologia (1990)

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Symbiosis of ants with Cecropia as a function of light regime

Davidson D, Fisher B

Ant Plant Interactions (1991)

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Habitat and Predation Effects on Seedling Survival and Growth in Shade-Tolerant Tropical Trees

Molofsky J, Fisher B

Ecology (1993)

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Les fourmis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Fisher B, Razafimandibmy S

Inventaire biologique Forêts de Vohibasia et d’Isoky-Vohimena (1997)

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Biogeography and ecology of the ant fauna of Madagascar ( Hymenoptera: Formicidae )

Fisher B

Journal of Natural History (1997)

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Insect behavior and ecology in conservation: preserving functional species interactions

Fisher B

Annals of the Entomological Society of America (1998)

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Les Fourmis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Fisher B, Ratsirarson H, S. R

Inventaire biologique de la Forêt Littorale de Tampolo (Fenoarivo Atsinaanana) (1998)

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Ant diversity patterns along an elevational gradient in the Réserve Spéciale d’Anjanaharibe-Sud and on the western Masoala Peninsula

Fisher B

Fieldiana: Zoology (1998)

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Improving inventory efficiency: a case study of leaf litter ant diversity in Madagascar

Fisher B

Ecological Applications (1999)

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Ant diversity patterns along an elevational gradient in the Réserve Naturelle Intégrale d’Andohahela

Fisher B

Fieldiana: Zoology (1999)

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Ant inventories along elevational gradients in tropical wet forests in Eastern Madagascar

Fisher B

Sampling Ground-dwelling Ants: Case Studies from the Worlds’ Rain Forests (2000)

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Biogeography of ants in eastern Madagascar

Fisher B, Girman D

Diversity and Endemism in Madagascar (2000)

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Applying the ALL Protocol: Selected Case Studies

Fisher B, Malsch A, Gadagkar R, Delabie J, Vasconcelos H, Majer J

Ants: Standard Methods for Measuring and Monitoring Biodiversity (2000)

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Sampling Effort and Choice of Methods

Delabie J, Fisher B, Majer J, Wright I

Ants: Standard Methods for Measuring and Monitoring Biodiversity (2000)

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Notes on the Distribution of Dyscophus insularis (Anura: Microhylidae)

Vences M, Glaw F, Fisher B

Herpetological Review (2002)

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Ant diversity patterns along an elevational gradient in the Réserve Spéciale de Manongarivo, Madagascar

Fisher B

Boissiera (2002)

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Ants (Formicidae: Hymenoptera)

Fisher B

The natural history of Madagascar (2003)

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Monts Doudou, Gabon: A Floral and Faunal Inventory with reference to elevational variation

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Mapping More of Terrestrial Biodiversity for Global Conservation Assessment

Ferrier S, Powell G, Richardson K, Manion G, Overton J, Allnutt T et al.

BioScience (2004)

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Les arthropodes

Fisher B, Penny N

Histoire Naturelle de Madagascar (2008)

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Les fourmis

Fisher B

Paysages naturels et biodiversité de Madagascar (2008)

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Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Homage to E.O. Wilson-50 years of contributions.

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Afrotropical ants of the ponerine genera Centromyrmex Mayr, Promyopias Santschi gen. rev. and Feroponera gen. n., with a revised key to genera of African Ponerinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Bolton B, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2008)

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Biogeography

Fisher B

Ant Ecology (2010)

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The ant genus Tetramorium Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Malagasy region—taxonomic revision of the T. kelleri and T. tortuosum species groups

Hita García F, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2012)

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Taxonomy of the Crematogaster degeeri-species-assemblage in the Malagasy region (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Blaimer B, Fisher B

European Journal of Taxonomy (2013)

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Two new Paraparatrechina (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) species from the Seychelles, with notes on the hypogaeic weissi species-group

LaPolla J, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2014)

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The hyper-diverse ant genus Tetramorium Mayr (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in the Malagasy region ‑ taxonomic revision of the T. naganum, T. plesiarum, T. schaufussii, and T. severini species groups

Hita Garcia F, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2014)

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Taxonomic revision of the cryptic ant genus Probolomyrmex Mayr (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Proceratiinae) in Madagascar

Hita Garcia F, Fisher B

Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift (2014)

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The ant genus Tetramorium Mayr in the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae): synonymisation of Decamorium Forel under Tetramorium, and taxonomic revision of the T. decem species group

Hita Garcia F, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2014)

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Specimen collection: An essential tool

Rocha L, Aleixo A, Allen G, Almeda F, Baldwin C, Barclay M et al.

Science (2014)

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The rise of army ants and their relatives: diversification of specialized predatory doryline ants

Brady S, Fisher B, Schultz T, Ward P

BMC Evolutionary Biology (2014)

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The Madagascan endemic myrmicine ants related to Eutetramorium (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): taxonomy of the genera Eutetramorium Emery, Malagidris nom. n., Myrmisaraka gen. n., Royidris gen. n., and Vitsika gen. n.

Bolton B, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2014)

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Ant diversity patterns along an elevational gradient in the Reserve Naturelle Integrale d'Andringitra, Madagascar

Fisher B

Fieldiana Zoology (1996)

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Origins and affinities of the ant fauna of Madagascar

Fisher B

Biogéographie de Madagascar (1996)

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Facultative ant association benefits a Neotropical orchid

Fisher B

Journal of Tropical Ecology (1992)

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A revision of the ant genus Mystrium in the Malagasy region with description of six new species and remarks on Amblyopone and Stigmatomma (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Amblyoponinae)

Yoshimura M, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2014)

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Diversity of ants in burned and unburned grassland , and dry deciduous forest in the Beanka Reserve, Melaky Region, western Madagascar

Ravelomanana A, Fisher B

Malagasy Nature (2013)

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Silk production by adult workers of the ant Melissotarsus emeryi (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in South African fynbos

Fisher B, Robertson H

Insectes Sociaux (1999)

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How Much Variation Can One Ant Species Hold? Species Delimitation in the Crematogaster kelleri-group in Madagascar

Blaimer B, Fisher B

PLoS ONE (2013)

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A revision of Pheidole Westwood (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the islands of the Southwest Indian Ocean and designation of a neotype for the invasive Pheidole megacephala

Fischer G, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2013)

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Both female castes contribute to colony emigration in the polygynous ant Mystrium oberthueri

Bouchet D, Peeters C, Fisher B, Molet M

Ecological Entomology (2013)

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The Tetramorium tortuosum species group (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae) revisited - taxonomic revision of the Afrotropical T. capillosum species complex

Hita Garcia F, Fisher B

ZooKeys (2013)

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A taxonomic revision of the Meranoplus F. Smith of Madagascar (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae) with keys to species and diagnosis of the males

Boudinot B, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2013)

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Revision of the Pachycondyla wasmannii-group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from the Malagasy region

Rakotonirina J, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2013)

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A New Era of Science Funding – Part 3: Crowdfunding via Petridish : Soapbox Science

Fisher B

Nature.com Blog: Soap Box Science (2012)

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The Malagasy fauna of Strumigenys

Fisher B

Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute (2000)

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The ant genus Tetramorium Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Malagasy region—introduction, definition of species groups, and revision of the T. bicarinatum, T. obesum, T. sericeiventre and T. tosii species groups

Hita Garcia F, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2011)

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The ant genus Tetramorium Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Malagasy region—taxonomy of the T. bessonii, T. bonibony, T. dysalum, T. marginatum, T. tsingy, and T. weitzeckeri species groups

Hita Garcia F, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2012)

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A revision of the Malagasy endemic genus Adetomyrma (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Amblyoponinae)

Yoshimura M, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2012)

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Wolbachia and DNA Barcoding Insects: Patterns, Potential, and Problems

Smith M, Bertrand C, Crosby K, Eveleigh E, Fernandez-Triana J, Fisher B et al.

PLoS ONE (2012)

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Taxonomy of the cerapachyine ant genera Simopone Forel, Vicinopone gen. n. and Tanipone gen. n. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Bolton B, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2012)

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A Revision of Male Ants of the Malagasy Amblyoponinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with Resurrections of the Genera Stigmatomma and Xymmer

Yoshimura M, Fisher B

PLoS ONE (2012)

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Monograph of Nylanderia ( Hymenoptera : Formicidae ) of the World , Part I : Nylanderia in the Afrotropics

LaPolla J, Hawkes P, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2011)

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Aggregating, tagging and integrating biodiversity research.

Mindell D, Fisher B, Roopnarine P, Eisen J, Mace G, Page R et al.

PloS one (2011)

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Ants of North America: A Guide to the Genera

Fisher B, Cover S

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Taxonomy of Afrotropical and West Palaearctic ants of the ponerine genus Hypoponera Santschi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Bolton B, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2011)

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Diversity Patterns of Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) Along an Elevational Gradient on Monts Doudou in Southwestern Gabon

Fisher B

Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences (2004)

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Description of Monts Doudou, Gabon, and the 2000 biological inventory of the reserve

Thibault M, Fisher B, Goodman S

Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences (2004)

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Comparison and Origin of Forest and Grassland Ant Assemblages in the High Plateau of Madagascar (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)1

Fisher B, Robertson H

Biotropica (2002)

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A model for a global Inventory of ants: A case study in Madagascar

Fisher B

Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences , ser. 4, vol. 56, Suppl. I (2005)

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Convergent evolution of chemical defense in poison frogs and arthropod prey between Madagascar and the Neotropics.

Clark V, Raxworthy C, Rakotomalala V, Sierwald P, Fisher B

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2005)

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DNA barcoding for effective biodiversity assessment of a hyperdiverse arthropod group: the ants of Madagascar.

Smith M, Fisher B, Hebert P

Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences (2005)

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A Remarkable New Species of Acropyga ( Hymenoptera : Formicidae ) from Gabon , with a Key to the Afrotropical Species

Lapolla J, Fisher B

Sciences-New York (2005)

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A New Species of Discothyrea Roger from Mauritius and a New Species of Proceratium Roger from Madagascar (Hymenoptera : Formicidae)

Fisher B

Proceedings of the California Academy (2005)

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The role of ants in conservation monitoring: If, when, and how

Underwood E, Fisher B

Biological Conservation (2006)

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Multifunctionality and mechanical origins: ballistic jaw propulsion in trap-jaw ants.

Patek S, Baio J, Fisher B, Suarez a

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2006)

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Boloponera vicans gen. n. and sp. n. and two new species of the Plectroctena genus group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Fisher B

Myrmecologische Nachrichten (2006)

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Evaluating alternative hypotheses for the early evolution and diversification of ants.

Brady S, Schultz T, Fisher B, Ward P

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2006)

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The ant genus Pseudaphomomyrmex Wheeler, 1920 a junior synonym of Tapinoma Foerster, 1850

Fisher B, Bolton B

Zootaxa (2007)

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Assembling the ant “tree of life”(Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Ward P, Brady S, Fisher B, Schultz T

Myrmecologische Nachrichten (2005)

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A reappraisal of the geographical distribution of the endemic family Microcharmidae Lourenço (Scorpiones) in Madagascar and description of eight new species

Lourenço W, Goodman S, Fisher B

Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (2006)

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Permanent loss of wings in queens of the ant Odontomachus coquereli from Madagascar

Molet M, Peeters C, Fisher B

Insectes Sociaux (2007)

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A new species of Probolomyrmex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Madagascar

Fisher B

Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute (2007)

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Individual variation in alkaloid content of poison frogs of Madagascar (Mantella; Mantellidae).

Clark V, Rakotomalala V, Ramilijaona O, Abrell L, Fisher B

Journal of chemical ecology (2006)

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A revision of male ants of the Malagasy region (Hymenoptera : Formicidae): Key to subfamilies and treatment of the genera of Ponerinae

Yoshimura M, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2007)

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Global ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) biodiversity and biogeography-a new database and its possibilities.

Dunn R, Sanders N, Fitzpatrick M

Myrmecological News (2007)

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Arboreal ant diversity (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in a central African forest

Yanoviak S, Fisher B, Alonso A

African Journal of Ecology (2008)

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Behavioural Ecology of Bark-digging Ants of the Genus Melissotarsus

Mony R, Fisher B, Kenne M, Tindo M, Dejean A

Evolution (2007)

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Directed Aerial Descent Behavior in African Canopy Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Yanoviak S, Fisher B, Alonso A

Journal of Insect Behavior (2008)

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Aligning conservation priorities across taxa in Madagascar with high-resolution planning tools.

Kremen C, Cameron A, Moilanen A, Phillips S, Thomas C, Beentje H et al.

Science (New York, N.Y.) (2008)

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Conservation with caveats - Response

Kremen C, Cameron A, Razafimpahanana A, Moilanen A, Thomas C, Beentje H et al.

Science (2008)

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Specialist or generalist? Feeding ecology of the Malagasy poison frog Mantella aurantiaca

Woodhead C, Vences M, Vieites D, Gamboni I, L B, Griffiths R

Herpetological Journal (2007)

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The influence of urban park characteristics on ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) communities

Clarke K, Fisher B, LeBuhn G

Urban Ecosystems (2008)

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The Afrotropical ponerine ant genus Phrynoponera Wheeler (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Bolton B, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2008)

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A method for quantifying biodiversity loss and its application to a 50-year record of deforestation across Madagascar

Allnutt T, Ferrier S, Manion G, Powell G, Ricketts T, Fisher B et al.

Conservation Letters (2008)

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The Afrotropical ponerine ant genus Asphinctopone Santschi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Bolton B, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2008)

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Two new dolichoderine ant genera from Madagascar:

Fisher B

Zootaxa (2009)

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Climatic drivers of hemispheric asymmetry in global patterns of ant species richness.

Dunn R, Agosti D, Andersen A, Arnan X, Bruhl C, Cerdá X et al.

Ecology letters (2009)

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Ants

Fisher B

The Encyclopedia of Islands (2009)

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A revision of male ants of the Malagasy region ( Hymenoptera : Formicidae ): Key to genera of the subfamily Proceratiinae

Yoshimura M, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2009)

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Invasions, DNA barcodes, and rapid biodiversity assessment using ants of Mauritius.

Smith M, Fisher B

Frontiers in zoology (2009)

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A revision of Malagasy species of Anochetus mayr and Odontomachus latreille (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).

Fisher B, Smith M

PloS one (2008)

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Taxonomic revision of the ant (Hymenoptera : Formicidae) genus Paraparatrechina in the Afrotropical and Malagasy Regions

LaPolla J, Cheng C, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2010)

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Spatial distribution of dominant arboreal ants in a malagasy coastal rainforest: gaps and presence of an invasive species.

Dejean A, Fisher B, Corbara B, Rarevohitra R, Randrianaivo R, Rajemison B et al.

PloS one (2010)

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Phylogeny and biogeography of dolichoderine ants: effects of data partitioning and relict taxa on historical inference.

Ward P, Brady S, Fisher B, Schultz T

Systematic biology (2010)

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Patterns of species change in anthropogenically disturbed forests of Madagascar

Irwin M, Wright P, Birkinshaw C, Fisher B, Gardner C, Glos J et al.

Biological Conservation (2010)

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Canopy and litter ant assemblages share similar climate-species density relationships.

Weiser M, Sanders N, Agosti D, Andersen A, Ellison A, Fisher B et al.

Biology letters (2010)

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A revision of male ants of the Malagasy region (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Key to genera of the subfamily Dolichoderinae

Yoshimura M, Fisher B

Zootaxa (2011)

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A comparison of ant assemblages (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) on serpentine and non-serpentine soils in northern California

Fisher B

Insectes Sociaux (1997)

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Global diversity in light of climate change: the case of ants

Jenkins C, Sanders N, Andersen A, Arnan X, Brühl C, Cerda X et al.

Diversity and Distributions (2011)

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Shift from independent to dependent colony foundation and evolution of ‘multi-purpose’ ergatoid queens in Mystrium ants (subfamily Amblyoponinae)

Molet M, Fisher B, Ito F, Peeters C

Biological Journal of the Linnean Society (2009)

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Reproductive Caste Performs Intranidal Tasks Instead of Workers in the Ant Mystrium oberthueri

Molet M, Peeters C, Follin I, Fisher B

Ethology (2007)

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Winged queens replaced by reproductives smaller than workers in Mystrium ants.

Molet M, Peeters C, Fisher B

Die Naturwissenschaften (2007)

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Molecular systematics of basal subfamilies of ants using 28S rRNA (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).

Ouellette G, Fisher B, Girman D

Molecular phylogenetics and evolution (2006)

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Dracula ant phylogeny as inferred by nuclear 28S rDNA sequences and implications for ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Amblyoponinae).

Saux C, Fisher B, Spicer G

Molecular phylogenetics and evolution (2004)

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California Academy of Sciences

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