Publications

Zhang, Y.M. and Sharanowski, B.J. (2014). A new species of Eudiospilus from Madagascar with a review of the genus and key to species. Zootaxa 3838 (1): 120-126. pdf

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. The Canadian Entomologist 146: 598-608. pdf

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. pdf

Namin, H.H., Iranpour, M. and Sharanowski, B.J. (2014). Phylogenetics and molecular identification of the Ochlerotatus communis complex (Diptera: Culicidae) using DNA barcoding and polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism. The Canadian Entomologist 146: 26-35. doi:10.4039/tce.2013.60. pdf

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. pdf

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: 546567. pdf