Publications

Zhang, Y.M. and Sharanowski, B.J. A new species of Eudiospilus form Madagascar with a review of the genus and key to species. Zookeys, Submitted April 2014.

Dury, G.J., Windsor, D.M., Sharanowski, B.J., Bede, J.C. Evolution of gregariousness and maternal care in the Neotropical Chrysomelinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Submitted April 2014.

Namin, H.H., Iranpour, M. and Sharanowski, B.J. The Ochlerotatus punctor subgroup (Diptera: Culicidae) in Manitoba: one species or a cryptic complex? Annals of the Entomological Society of America, Submitted February 2014.

Grossi, A.A., Sharanowski, B.J. Galloway, T.D. (2014). Anatoecus species (Phthiraptera: Philopteridae) from Anseriformes in North America and taxonomic status of Anatoecus dentatus and Anatoecus icterodes. The Canadian Entomologist, Accepted. link

Sharanowski, B.J., Zhang, M.Y., Wanigasekara, R.W.M.U.M. (2014). Annotated Checklist of Braconidae (Hymenoptera) in the Canadian Prairies Ecozone. In: Arthropods of Canadian Grasslands. Volume 4: Biodiversity and Systematics, Part 2. Edited by: D. J. Giberson and H. A. Cárcamo. Biological Survey of Canada. Chapter 10, pp 399-425. ISBN 978-0-9689321-7-9. In Press.

Namin, H.H., Iranpour, M. and Sharanowski, B.J. (2014). RFLP-based identification of two cryptic, sympatric mosquito species in Canada: Ochlerotatus communis and O. churchillensis (Diptera: Culicidae). The Canadian Entomologist 146: 26-35. doi:10.4039/tce.2013.60. link

Sharkey, M.J., Stoelb, S., Miranda-Esquivel, D.R., Sharanowski, B.J. (2013). Weighted compromise trees: a method to summarize competing phylogenetic hypotheses. Cladistics 29: 309-314. link

Quicke, D.L.J., Smith, A.M. Janzen, D.H., Hallwachs, W., Fernandez-Triana, J., Laurenne, N.M., Zaldívar-Riverón, A., Shaw, M.R., Broad, G.R., Klopfstein, S., Shaw, S.R., Hrcek, J., Hebert, P.N., Miller, S.E., Rodriguez, J.J., Whitfield, J.B., Sharkey, M.J., Sharanowski, B.J., Jussila, R., Gauld, I.D., Chesters, D. and Vogler, A.P. (2012). Utility of the DNA barcoding gene fragment for parasitic wasp phylogeny (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea): data release and new measure of taxonomic congruence. Molecular Ecology Resources 12: 676-685. link

Sharanowski , B.J., Dowling, A.P.G., and Sharkey, M.J. 2011. Molecular phylogenetics of Braconidae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea), based on multiple nuclear genes, and implications for classification. Systematic Entomology 36: 549-572. pdf

Boring*, C. A. B., Sharanowski *, B. J., Sharkey, M. J. 2011. Maxfischeriinae: a new braconid subfamily (Hymenoptera) with highly specialized egg morphology. Systematic Entomology 36: 529-548. *Equal contributions.pdf

Lohse, K., Sharanowski , B. J., Blaxter, M., Nicholls, J., Stone, G. N. 2011. Developing EPIC markers for chalcidoid Hymenoptera from EST and genomic data. Accepted. Molecular Ecology Resources 11: 521-529. pdf

Sharanowski , B. J., Robbertse, B., Walker, J., Voss, S. R., Yoder, S. R., Spatafora, J., Sharkey, M. J. 2010. Expressed sequence tags reveal Proctotrupomorpha (minus Chalcidoidea) as sister to Aculeata (Hymenoptera: Insecta). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 57: 101-112. pdf

Lohse, K., Sharanowski , B. J., Stone, G. N. 2010. Quantifying the Pleistocene history of the oak gall parasitoid Cecidostiba fungosa using twenty nuclear intron loci. Evolution 64: 2664-2681. pdf

Sharanowski , B.J., Walker, E.G., and Anderson, G.S. 2008. Insect succession and decomposition patterns on shaded and sunlit carrion in Saskatchewan in three different seasons. Forensic Science International, 179: 219-240. pdf

Sharanowski , B.J. and Sharkey, M.J. 2007. A description of three new species of Helconichia Sharkey & Wharton (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Ichneutinae) with a revised key to all species. Zootaxa 1502: 45-53. pdf

Pitz, K.M., Dowling, A.P.G., Sharanowski , B.J., Boring, C.A., Seltmann, K.C., and Sharkey, M.J. 2007. Phylogenetic relationships among the Braconidae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea) as proposed by Shi et al.: a reassessment. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 43: 338-343. pdf

Sharkey, M.J., Laurenne, N., Sharanowski , B., Quicke, D. and Murray, D. 2006. Revision of the Agathidinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) with comparisons of static and dynamic alignments. Cladistics 22: 546–567. pdf