Recent Publications

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: 546567. pdf