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James Maino, Elia Pirtle, Peter Ridland, Paul Umina (In review) Forecasting the potential distribution of the invasive vegetable leafminer using ‘top-down’ and ‘bottom-up’ models. bioRxiv.

Samantha Ward, Paul Umina, Andrew Polaszek, Ary Hoffmann (In review) Taxonomy, distribution and host relationships of aphidiine wasps (Hymenoptera: Aphidiidae) parasitizing aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in Australian grain production landscapes. bioRxiv.

Samantha Ward, Ary Hoffmann, Maarten Van Helden, Paul Umina (In review) The effects of insecticide seed treatments on green peach aphid Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Homoptera: Aphididae) parasitism by Aphidius colemani Viereck (Hymenoptera: Aphidiidae) and predation by Mallada signatus (Schneider) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae). bioRxiv : .

Joshua Thia, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (In review) Evolution of an acetylcholinesterase gene complex and its contribution to organophosphate insensitivity in an invasive mite pest. bioRxiv.

Thomas Burns, Nick Clemann, Anthony van Rooyen, Ben Scheele, Andrew Weeks, Don Driscoll (In review) Environmental DNA sampling in a terrestrial environment: Methods to detect a critically endangered frog and a global pathogen. bioRxiv.

Collin Ahrens, David Tierney, Paul Rymer (In review) Clonality and inbreeding amplifies genetic isolation and mate limitation in a rare montane woody plant (Persoonia hindii; Proteaceae). bioRxiv.

John Whale, Collin Ahrens, David Tissue, Paul Rymer (In review) Closely related tree species with overlapping ranges exhibit divergent adaptation to climate. bioRxiv.

Anthea Challis, David Tissue, Paul Rymer, Collin Ahrens, Giles Hardy, Katinka Ruthrof, Margaret Byrne (In review) Environmental and genetic drivers of physiological and functional traits in a key canopy species. SSRN (Social Science Research Network).

Collin Ahrens, Paul Rymer, Adam Miller (In review) Genetic offset and vulnerability modelling: misinterpretations of results and violations of evolutionary principles.. Authorea.

Collin Ahrens, Kevin Murray, Richard Mazanec, Scott Ferguson, Jason Bragg, Ashley Jones, David Tissue, Margaret Byrne, Justin Borevitz, Paul Rymer (In review) Genomic constraints to drought adaptation. bioRxiv.


Robert McDougall, Luis Mata, Samantha Ward, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina. (2024) Assessing the sub-lethal impacts of insecticides on aphid parasitoids through laboratory-based studies. Austral Entomology 63: 119-129.

Rosie Knapp, Luis Mata, Robert McDougall, Qiong Yang, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2024) Acute toxicity effects of pesticides on predatory snout mites (family Bdellidae). Journal of Economic Entomology : toae065.

Luis Mata, Rosie Knapp, Robert McDougall, Kathy Overton, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina  (2024) Acute toxicity effects of pesticides on beneficial organisms: Dispelling myths for a more sustainable use of chemicals in agricultural environments. Science of the Total Environment 930: 172521.


Virgile Baudrot, Rafael Schouten, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann, Lisa Bird, Melina Miles, James Maino (2023) Managing pesticide resistance in Spodoptera frugiperda: A spatially explicit framework for identifying optimal treatment strategies. Ecological Modelling 483: 110416.

Lisa Kirkland, Evatt Chirgwin, Samantha Ward, Benjamin Congdon, Anthony van Rooyen, Paul Umina (2023) P450‐mediated resistance in Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Hemiptera: Aphididae) reduces the efficacy of neonicotinoid seed treatments in Brassica napus. Pest Management Science 79: 1851-1859.

Kathy Overton, Samantha Ward, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2023) Lethal impacts of insecticides and miticides on three agriculturally important aphid parasitoids. Biological Control 178: 105143.

Xuefen Xu, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina, Samantha Ward, Marianne Coquilleau, Mallik Malipatil, Peter Ridland (2023) Molecular identification of hymenopteran parasitoids and their endosymbionts from agromyzids. Bulletin of Entomological Research 113: 481–496.

Qiong Yang, Paul Umina, Shujun Wei, Chris Bass, Wenjuan Yu, Katie Robinson, Alex Gill, Dongwu Zhan, Samantha Ward, Anthony van Rooyen, Ary Hoffmann (2023) Diversity and regional variation of endosymbionts in the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae (Sulzer). Diversity 15: 206.

James Maino, Joshua Thia, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2023) Estimating rates of pesticide usage from trends in herbicide, insecticide, and fungicide product registrations. Crop Protection 163: 106125.

Xinyue Gu, Perran Ross, Alex Gill, Qiong Yang, Eloïse Ansermin, Sonia Sharma, Safieh Soleimannejad, Kanav Sharma, Ashley Callahan, Courtney Brown, Paul Umina, Torsten Kristensen, Ary Hoffmann (2023) A rapidly spreading deleterious aphid endosymbiont that uses horizontal as well as vertical transmission. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 120: e2217278120.

James Maino, Elia Pirtle, Virgile Baudrot, Peter Ridland, Paul Umina (2023) Forecasting the potential distribution of invasive leafminer pests, Liriomyza spp. (Diptera: Agromyzidae), and their natural enemies. Austral Entomology 62: 118-130.

Joshua Thia, James Maino, Alicia Kelly, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2023) Expanding risk predictions of pesticide resistance evolution in arthropod pests with a proxy for selection pressure. Journal of Pest Science 96: 1199-1212.

Paul Umina, James Maino, Owain Edwards, Xuan Cheng, Matthew Binns, Anthony van Rooyen, Sue Song, Andrew Weeks, Aston Arthur, Olivia Reynolds, Ary Hoffmann (2023) Fitness costs of pyrethroid resistance in the polyphagous pest mite, Halotydeus destructor, under field conditions. Journal of Pest Science 97: 185–197.

Joshua Thia, Pasi Korhonen, Neil Young, Robin Gasser, Paul Umina, Qiong Yang, Owain Edwards, Tom Walsh, Ary Hoffmann (2023) The redlegged earth mite draft genome provides new insights into pesticide resistance evolution and demography in its invasive Australian range. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 36: 381-398.

Paul Umina, Leo McGrane, Joshua Thia, Evatt Chirgwin, Ary Hoffmann (2023) From laboratory to field: Laboratory-measured pesticide resistance reflects outcomes of field-based control in the redlegged earth mite, Halotydeus destructor. Experimental and Applied Acarology 89: 379-392.

Qiong Yang, Alex Gill, Katie Robinson, Paul Umina, Perran Ross, Dongwu Zhan, Courtney Brown, Nicholas Bell, Ashley MacMahon, Ary Hoffmann (2023) A diversity of endosymbionts across Australian aphids and their persistence in aphid cultures. Environmental Microbiology 25: 1988-2001.

Joshua Thia, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2023) Ace and ace‐like genes of invasive redlegged earth mite: copy number variation, target‐site mutations, and their associations with organophosphate insensitivity. Pest Management Science 79: 4219-4230.

Jessica Keem, Bronwyn Hradsky, Joe Benshemesh, Mark Le Pla, Abigail Watkins, Andrew Weeks, Anthony van Rooyen, John Black, Darren Southwell (2023) Evaluating predator control using two non-invasive population metrics: A camera trap activity index and density estimation from scat genotyping. Wildlife Research 51: WR23033.

Emily McColl-Gausden, Andrew Weeks, Rhys Coleman, Sue Song, Reid Tingley (2023) Using hierarchical models to compare the sensitivity of metabarcoding and qPCR for eDNA detection. Ecological Informatics 75: 102072.

John Read, Kev Bradley, Iain Gordon, Adrian Manning, Linda Neaves, April Reside, Kiarrah Smith, Rick Southgate, Adrian Wayne, Andrew Weeks, Belinda Wilson, Katherine Moseby (2023) Havens are a pathway, not an endpoint, for species recovery: A response to Woinarski et al.. Biological Conservation 285: 110212.

Zach Clark, Jessica Fish, Paul Butcher, Owen Holland, Craig Sherman, Justin Rizzari, Andrew Weeks, Adam Miller (2023) Insights into the diet and trophic ecology of white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) gained through DNA metabarcoding analyses of cloacal swabs. Environmental DNA 5: 1362-1377.

Marco Camaiti, Alistair Evans, Christy Hipsley, Mark Hutchinson, Shai Meiri, Rodolfo Anderson, Alex Slavenko, David Chapple (2023) Macroecological and biogeographical patterns of limb reduction in the world’s skinks. Journal of Biogeography 50: 428-440.

Paul Oliver, Andrew Hugall, Audrey Prasteya, Alex Slavenko, Sabin Zahirovic (2023) Oligo-Miocene radiation within South-west Pacific arc terranes underpinned repeated upstream continental dispersals in pigeons (Columbiformes). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 138: 437-452.

Osazee Oyanoghafo, Adam Miller, Madeline Toomey, Collin Ahrens, David Tissue, Paul Rymer (2023) Contributions of phenotypic integration, plasticity and genetic adaptation to adaptive capacity relating to drought in Banksia marginata (Proteaceae). Frontiers in Plant Science 14: 1150116.

Alex Slavenko, Allen Allison, Christopher Austin, Aaron Bauer, Rafe Brown, Robert Fisher, Ivan Ineich, Bulisa Iova, Benjamin Karin, Fred Kraus, Sven Mecke, Shai Meiri, Clare Morrison, Paul Oliver, Mark O’Shea, Jonathan Richmond, Glenn Shea, Oliver Tallowin, David Chapple (2023) Skinks of Oceania, New Guinea, and Eastern Wallacea: An underexplored biodiversity hotspot. Pacific Conservation Biology 29: 526-543.


Paul Umina, Jenny Reidy-Crofts, Owain Edwards, Evatt Chirgwin, Samantha Ward, James Maino, Marielle Babineau (2022) Susceptibility of the Cowpea Aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) to widely used insecticides in Australia. Journal of Economic Entomology 115: 143-150.

Samantha Ward, Paul Umina, Hazel Parry, Amber Balfour‐Cunningham, Xuan Cheng, Thomas Heddle, Joanne Holloway, Caitlin Langley, Dustin Severtson, Maarten Van Helden, Ary Hoffmann (2022) Is what you see what you get? The relationship between field observed and laboratory observed aphid parasitism rates in canola fields. Pest Management Science 78: 3596-3607.

Aston Arthur, Lisa Kirkland, Evatt Chirgwin, Anthony van Rooyen, Paul Umina (2022) Baseline susceptibility of Australian Myzus persicae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) to novel insecticides flonicamid and afidopyropen. Crop Protection 158: 105992.

Matthew Binns, Sarina Macfadyen, Paul Umina (2022) The dual role of earwigs (Dermaptera) in winter grain crops in Australia. Journal of Applied Entomology 146: 272-283.

Evatt Chirgwin, Stuart Kemp, James Maino, Marielle Babineau, Isobel Roberts, Alana Govender, Paul Umina (2022) Beneficial invertebrates of dairy pastures in south-eastern Australia. Crop and Pasture Science 73: 716-731.

Evatt Chirgwin, Qiong Yang, Paul Umina, Alex Gill, Safi Soleimannejad, Xinyue Gu, Perran Ross, Ary Hoffmann (2022) Fungicides have transgenerational effects on Rhopalosiphum padi but not their endosymbionts. Pest Management Science 78: 4709-4718.

James Maino, Rafael Schouten, Jessica Lye, Paul Umina, Olivia Reynolds (2022) Mapping the life-history, development, and survival of spotted lantern fly in occupied and uninvaded ranges. Biological Invasions 24: 2155-2167.

Adam Pym, Paul Umina, Jenny Reidy-Crofts, Bartlomiej Troczka, Andrew Matthews, James Gardner, Benjamin Hunt, Anthony van Rooyen, Owain Edwards, Chris Bass (2022) Overexpression of UDP-glucuronosyltransferase and cytochrome P450 enzymes confers resistance to sulfoxaflor in field populations of the aphid, Myzus persicae. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 143: 103743.

Rafael Schouten, Virgile Baudrot, Paul Umina, James Maino (2022) A working guide to spatial mechanistic modelling in Julia. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 13: 945-954.

Joshua Thia, Xuan Cheng, James Maino, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2022) Warmer temperatures reduce chemical tolerance in the redlegged earth mite (Halotydeus destructor), an invasive winter‐active pest. Pest Management Science 78: 3071-3079.

Paul Umina, Chris Bass, Anthony van Rooyen, Evatt Chirgwin, Aston Arthur, Adam Pym, Jo Mackisack, Andrew Mathews, Lisa Kirkland (2022) Spirotetramat resistance in Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and its association with the presence of the A2666V mutation. Pest Management Science 78: 4822-4831.

Maarten Van Helden, Thomas Heddle, Paul Umina, James Maino (2022) Economic injury levels and dynamic action thresholds for Diuraphis noxia (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in Australian cereal crops. Journal of Economic Entomology 115: 592-601.

Xuefen Xu, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina, Marianne Coquilleau, Alex Gill, Peter Ridland (2022) Identification of two leafminer parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), Neochrysocharis formosa and Proacrias sp. from Australia, with both showing thelytoky and infection by Rickettsia. Austral Entomology 61: 358-369.

Xuefen Xu, Thomas Schmidt, Jiaxin Liang, Peter Ridland, Jessica Chung, Qiong Yang, Moshe Jasper, Paul Umina, Wanxue Liu, Ary Hoffmann (2022) Genome‐wide SNPs of vegetable leafminer, Liriomyza sativae: Insights into the recent Australian invasion. Evolutionary Applications 15: 1129-1140.

Paul Umina, Andrew Weeks, James Maino, Ary Hoffmann, Sue Song, Joshua Thia, Dustin Severtson, Xuan Cheng, Anthony van Rooyen, Aston Arthur (2022) Australian Bryobia mites (Trombidiformes: Tetranychidae) form a complex of cryptic taxa with unique climatic niches and insecticide responses. Pest Management Science 78: 2860-2871.

Rhys Coleman, Yung En Chee, Nick Bond, Andrew Weeks, Josh Griffiths, Melody Serena, Geoff Williams, Christopher Walsh (2022) Understanding and managing the interactive impacts of growth in urban land use and climate change on freshwater biota: A case study using the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus). Global Change Biology 28: 1287-1300.

Alexander Coutts, Allyson O’Brien, Andrew Weeks, Stephen Swearer, Anthony van Rooyen, Simon Branigan, Rebecca Morris (2022) An environmental DNA approach to informing restoration of the functionally extinct oyster, Ostrea angasi. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 32: 1732-1744.

Maldwyn Evans, Andrew Weeks, Ben Scheele, Iain Gordon, Linda Neaves, Tim Andrewartha, Brittany Brockett, Shoshana Rapley, Kiarrah Smith, Belinda Wilson, Adrian Manning (2022) Coexistence conservation: Reconciling threatened species and invasive predators through adaptive ecological and evolutionary approaches. Conservation Science and Practice 4: e12742.

Mark Le Pla, Emma Birnbaum, Matthew Rees, Bronwyn Hradsky, Andrew Weeks, Anthony van Rooyen, Jack Pascoe (2022) Genetic sampling and an activity index indicate contrasting outcomes of lethal control for an invasive predator. Austral Ecology 47: 1062-1076.

Yvonne Willi, Torsten Kristensen, Carla Sgrò, Andrew Weeks, Michael Ørsted, Ary Hoffmann (2022) Conservation genetics as a management tool: The five best-supported paradigms to assist the management of threatened species. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119: e2105076119.

Collin Ahrens, Alexander Watson‐Lazowski, Guomin Huang, David Tissue, Paul Rymer (2022) The roles of divergent and parallel molecular evolution contributing to thermal adaptive strategies in trees. Plant, Cell and Environment 45: 3476-3491.

Marco Camaiti, Alistair Evans, Christy Hipsley, Mark Hutchinson, Shai Meiri, Rodolfo Anderson, Alex Slavenko, David Chapple (2022) A database of the morphology, ecology and literature of the world’s limb‐reduced skinks. Journal of Biogeography 49: 1397-1406.

João Filipe, Paul Rymer, Margaret Byrne, Giles Hardy, Richard Mazanec, Collin Ahrens (2022) Signatures of natural selection in a foundation tree along Mediterranean climatic gradients. Molecular Ecology 31: 1735-1752.

Anthea Challis, Chris Blackman, Collin Ahrens, Belinda Medlyn, Paul Rymer, David Tissue (2022) Adaptive plasticity in plant traits increases time to hydraulic failure under drought in a foundation tree. Tree Physiology 42: 708-721.

Owen Holland, Madeline Toomey, Collin Ahrens, Ary Hoffmann, Laurence Croft, Craig Sherman, Adam Miller (2022) Whole genome resequencing reveals signatures of rapid selection in a virus‐affected commercial fishery. Molecular Ecology 31: 3658-3671.

Emma Hughes, Alex Slavenko (2022) Smaller birds with warmer temperatures. Nature Ecology & Evolution 6: 1804-1805.

Alex Slavenko, Liat Dror, Marco Camaiti, Jules Farquhar, Glenn Shea, David Chapple, Shai Meiri (2022) Evolution of diel activity patterns in skinks (Squamata: Scincidae), the world’s second-largest family of terrestrial vertebrates. Evolution 76: 1195-1208.

Alex Slavenko, Karin Tamar, Oliver Tallowin, Fred Kraus, Allen Allison, Salvador Carranza, Shai Meiri (2022) Revision of the montane New Guinean skink genus Lobulia (Squamata: Scincidae), with the description of four new genera and nine new species. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 195: 220-278.


Madeleine Barton, Hazel Parry, Samantha Ward, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina, Maarten Van Helden, Sarina Macfadyen (2021) Forecasting impacts of biological control under future climates: Mechanistic modelling of an aphid pest and a parasitic wasp. Ecological Modelling 457: 109679.

Samantha Ward, Paul Umina, Andrew Polaszek, Ary Hoffmann (2021) Study of aphid parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in Australian grain production landscapes. Austral Entomology 60: 722-737.

Samantha Ward, Paul Umina, Sarina Macfadyen, Ary Hoffmann (2021) Hymenopteran parasitoids of aphid pests within Australian grain production landscapes. Insects 12: 44.

Elia Pirtle, Anthony van Rooyen, James Maino, Andrew Weeks, Paul Umina (2021) A molecular method for biomonitoring of an exotic plant‐pest: Leafmining for environmental DNA. Molecular Ecology 30: 4913-4925.

Hugh Beckie, Roberto Busi, Francisco Lopez‐ruiz, Paul Umina (2021) Herbicide resistance management strategies: How do they compare with those for insecticides, fungicides and antibiotics?. Pest Management Science 77: 3049-3056.

Matthew Binns, Ary Hoffmann, Maarten Van Helden, Thomas Heddle, Matthew Hill, Sarina Macfadyen, Michael Nash, Paul Umina (2021) Lifecycle of the invasive omnivore, Forficula auricularia, in Australian grain growing environments. Pest Management Science 77: 1818-1828.

Xuan Cheng, Ary Hoffmann, Owain Edwards, Paul Umina (2021) Fitness costs associated with pyrethroid resistance in Halotydeus destructor (Tucker) (Acari: Penthaleidae) elucidated through semi-field trials. Journal of Economic Entomology 114: 1270-1281.

Aston Arthur, James Maino, Ary Hoffmann, Moshe Jasper, Alan Lord, Svetlana Micic, Owain Edwards, Anthony van Rooyen, Paul Umina (2021) Learnings from over a decade of increasing pesticide resistance in the redlegged earth mite, Halotydeus destructor (Tucker). Pest Management Science 77: 3013-3024.

Marianne Coquilleau, Xuefen Xu, Peter Ridland, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2021) Variation in sex ratio of the leafminer Phytomyza plantaginis Goureau (Diptera: Agromyzidae) from Australia. Austral Entomology 60: 610-620.

Thomas Heddle, Paul Umina, Maarten Van Helden, Lamyaa Alhwash, Xuan Cheng, Matthew Binns, Ary Hoffmann (2021) Life stages of the non‐native Ommatoiulus moreleti (Lucas, 1860) (Julida, Julidae) in Australian small grain systems. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 23: 429-440.

Xuan Cheng, Paul Umina, Matthew Binns, James Maino, Amol Ghodke, Ary Hoffmann (2021) Options for managing pesticide resistance in the redlegged earth mite (Halotydeus destructor Tucker): an experimental test involving altered selection pressures and alternative chemicals. Crop and Pasture Science 72: 474-488.

James Maino, Alexander Cushen, Roozbeh Valavi, Paul Umina (2021) Spatial variation in Australian neonicotinoid usage and priorities for resistance monitoring. Journal of Economic Entomology 114: 2524-2533.

James Maino, Ary Hoffmann, Matthew Binns, Xuan Cheng, Anthony van Rooyen, Paul Umina (2021) Strip spraying delays pyrethroid resistance in the redlegged earth mite, Halotydeus destructor: A novel refuge strategy. Pest Management Science 77: 4572-4582.

James Maino, Rafael Schouten, Kathy Overton, Roger Day, Sunday Ekesi, Bosibori Bett, Madeleine Barton, Peter Gregg, Paul Umina, Olivia Reynolds (2021) Regional and seasonal activity predictions for fall armyworm in Australia. Current Research in Insect Science 1: 100010.

Kathy Overton, Ary Hoffman, Olivia Reynolds, Paul Umina (2021) Toxicity of insecticides and miticides to natural enemies in Australian grains: A review. Insects 12: 187.

Michael Ørsted, Jessica Lye, Paul Umina, James Maino (2021) Global analysis of the seasonal abundance of the invasive pest Drosophila suzukii reveal temperature extremes determine population activity potential. Pest Management Science 77: 4555-4563.

Kathy Overton, James Maino, Roger Day, Paul Umina, Bosibori Bett, Daniela Carnovale, Sunday Ekesi, Robert Meagher, Olivia Reynolds (2021) Global crop impacts, yield losses and action thresholds for fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda): A review. Crop Protection 145: 105641.

Kumar Singh, Erick Cordeiro, Bartlomiej Troczka, Adam Pym, Joanna Mackisack, Thomas Mathers, Ana Duarte, Fabrice Legeai, Stéphanie Robin, Pablo Bielza, Hannah Burrack, Kamel Charaabi, Ian Denholm, Christian Figueroa, Richard Ffrench-Constant, Georg Jander, John Margaritopoulos, Emanuele Mazzoni, Ralf Nauen, Claudio Ramírez, Guangwei Ren, Ilona Stepanyan, Paul Umina, Nina Voronova, John Vontas, Martin Williamson, Alex Wilson, Gao Xi-Wu, Young-Nam Youn, Christoph Zimmer, Jean-Christophe Simon, Alex Hayward, Chris Bass (2021) Global patterns in genomic diversity underpinning the evolution of insecticide resistance in the aphid crop pest Myzuspersicae. Communications Biology 4: 847.

Joshua Thia, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2021) Empowering Australian insecticide resistance research with genetic information: The road ahead. Austral Entomology 60: 147-162.

Joshua Thia, Neil Young, Pasi Korhnen, Qiong Yang, Robin Gasser, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2021) The mitogenome of Halotydeus destructor (Tucker) and its relationships with other trombidiform mites as inferred from nucleotide sequences and gene arrangements. Ecology and Evolution 11: 14162-14174.

Elia Pirtle, Paul Umina, Cindy Hauser, James Maino (2021) Using mock surveillance to quantify pest detectability prior to establishment of exotic leafminers. Crop Protection 148: 105713.

Xuefen Xu, Marianne Coquilleau, Peter Ridland, Paul Umina, Qiong Yang, Ary Hoffmann (2021) Molecular identification of leafmining flies from Australia including new Liriomyza outbreaks. Journal of Economic Entomology 114: 1983-1990.

Xuefen Xu, Peter Ridland, Paul Umina, Alex Gill, Perran Ross, Elia Pirtle, Ary Hoffmann (2021) High incidence of related Wolbachia across unrelated leaf-mining Diptera. Insects 12: 788.

Paul Umina, Stuart Kemp, Marielle Babineau, James Maino, Isobel Roberts, Alana Govender, Garrick McDonald, Alison Popay, David Hume, Scott Hardwick, Nicola Richards, Olivia Reynolds, Evatt Chirgwin (2021) Pests of Australian dairy pastures: Distribution, seasonality and potential impacts on pasture production. Austral Entomology 60: 763-781.

James Maino, Rafael Schouten, Paul Umina (2021) Predicting the global invasion of Drosophila suzukii to improve Australian biosecurity preparedness. Journal of Applied Ecology 58: 789-800.

Ary Hoffmann, Adam Miller, Andrew Weeks (2021) Genetic mixing for population management: From genetic rescue to provenancing. Evolutionary Applications 14: 634-652.

Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks, Carla Sgrò (2021) Opportunities and challenges in assessing climate change vulnerability through genomics. Cell 184: 1420-1425.

Emily McColl‐Gausden, Andrew Weeks, Rhys Coleman, Katie Robinson, Sue Song, Tarmo Raadik, Reid Tingley (2021) Multispecies models reveal that eDNA metabarcoding is more sensitive than backpack electrofishing for conducting fish surveys in freshwater streams. Molecular Ecology 30: 3111-3126.

Peter Mee, Peter Walker, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann, Jean‐Bernard Duchemin (2021) Distribution of Culicoides biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in southern Australia and insight into the Culicoides victoriae morpho‐variants. Austral Entomology 60: 525-534.

Thomas Schmidt, Moshe Jasper, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2021) Unbiased population heterozygosity estimates from genome‐wide sequence data. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 12: 1888-1898.

Anthony van Rooyen, Adam Miller, Zach Clark, Craig Sherman, Paul Butcher, Justin Rizzari, Andrew Weeks (2021) Development of an environmental DNA assay for detecting multiple shark species involved in human-shark conflicts in Australia. Environmental DNA 3: 940-949.

Collin Ahrens, Paul Rymer, David Tissue (2021) Intra-specific trait variation remains hidden in the environment. New Phytologist 229: 1183-1185.

Collin Ahrens, Anthea Challis, Margaret Byrne, Andrea Leigh, Adrienne Nicotra, David Tissue, Paul Rymer (2021) Repeated extreme heatwaves result in higher leaf thermal tolerances and greater safety margins. New Phytologist 232: 1212-1225.

Collin Ahrens, Rebecca Jordan, Jason Bragg, Peter Harrison, Tara Hopley, Helen Bothwell, Kevin Murray, Dorothy Steane, John Whale, Margaret Byrne, Rose Andrew, Paul Rymer (2021) Regarding the F‐word: The effects of data filtering on inferred genotype‐environment associations. Molecular Ecology Resources 21: 1460-1474.

David Chapple, multiple authors (including Alex Slavenko) (2021) Conservation status of the world’s skinks (Scincidae): Taxonomic and geographic patterns in extinction risk. Biological Conservation 257: 109101.

Evatt Chirgwin, Tim Connallon, Keyne Monro (2021) The thermal environment at fertilisation mediates adaptive potential in the sea. Evolution Letters 5: 154-163.

Daniel Falster, multiple authors (including Colin Ahrens) (2021) AusTraits: A curated plant trait database for the Australian flora. Scientific Data 8: 254.

Martijn Hammers, Sjouke Kingma, Lotte Van Boheemen, Alexandra Sparks, Terry Burke, Hannah Dugdale, David Richardson, Jan Komdeur, Evatt Chirgwin, Tim Connallon, Keyne Monro (2021) Association with a novel protective microbe facilitates host adaptation to a stressful environment. Evolution Letters 5: 118–129.

Yuval Itescu, Johannes Foufopoulos, Rachel Schwarz, Petros Lymberakis, Alex Slavenko, Ioanna-Aikaterini Gavriilidi, Shai Meiri, Panayiotis Pafilis (2021) The island of extremes: Giants and dwarfs on a small remote island. Russian Journal of Herpetology 28: 225-230.

Yosef Kiat, Alex Slavenko, Nir Sapir (2021) Body mass and geographic distribution determined the evolution of the wing flight-feather molt strategy in the Neornithes lineage. Scientific Reports 11: 21573.

Alex Slavenko, Allen Allison, Shai Meiri (2021) Elevation is a stronger predictor of morphological trait divergence than competition in a radiation of tropical lizards. Journal of Animal Ecology 90: 917-930.

Alex Slavenko, Erez Maza, Yuval Itescu (2021) Results of the first herpetological survey of Israel’s mediterranean coastal islets. Russian Journal of Herpetology 28: 4.

Brenton Von Takach, Collin Ahrens, David Lindenmayer, Sam Banks (2021) Scale‐dependent signatures of local adaptation in a foundation tree species. Molecular Ecology 30: 2248-2261.


Samantha Ward, Maarten Van Helden, Thomas Heddle, Peter Ridland, Elia Pirtle, Paul Umina (2020) Biology, ecology and management of Diuraphis noxia (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in Australia. Austral Entomology 59: 238-252.

Aston Arthur, Marielle Babineau, Paul Umina (2020) Insecticide responses in the Collembola pest, Sminthurus viridis (Collembola: Sminthuridae), in Australia. Journal of Economic Entomology 113: 1940-1945.

Peter Ridland, Paul Umina, Elia Pirtle, Ary Hoffmann (2020) Potential for biological control of the vegetable leafminer, Liriomyza sativae (Diptera: Agromyzidae), in Australia with parasitoid wasps. Austral Entomology 59: 16-36.

Claude Rispe, multiple authors (including Paul Umina) (2020) Correction to: The genome sequence of the grape phylloxera provides insights into the evolution, adaptation, and invasion routes of an iconic pest. BMC Biology 18: 45294.

Claude Rispe, multiple authors (including Paul Umina) (2020) The genome sequence of the grape phylloxera provides insights into the evolution, adaptation, and invasion routes of an iconic pest. BMC Biology 18: 45316.

Qiong Yang, Paul Umina, Gordana Rašić, Nicholas Bell, Jichao Fang, Alan Lord, Ary Hoffmann (2020) Origin of resistance to pyrethroids in the redlegged earth mite (Halotydeus destructor) in Australia: Repeated local evolution and migration. Pest Management Science 76: 509-519.

Lisa Kirkland, James Maino, Oliver Stuart, Paul Umina (2020) Ontogeny in the European earwig (Forficula auricularia) and grain crops interact to exacerbate feeding damage risk. Journal of Applied Entomology 144: 605-615.

Paul Umina, Jenny Reidy‐Crofts, Marielle Babineau, James Maino, Owain Edwards (2020) Susceptibility of the bird cherry‐oat aphid, Rhopalosiphum padi (Hemiptera: Aphididae), to four insecticides. Austral Entomology 59: 838-844.

Nancy Endersby‐Harshman, Thomas Schmidt, Jessica Chung, Anthony van Rooyen, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2020) Heterogeneous genetic invasions of three insecticide resistance mutations in Indo‐Pacific populations of Aedes aegypti (L.). Molecular Ecology 29: 1628-1641.

Emily McColl-Gausden, Andrew Weeks, Reid Tingley (2020) A field ecologist’s guide to environmental DNA sampling in freshwater environments. Australian Zoologist 40: 641-651.

Adam Miller, Craig Nitschke, Andrew Weeks, William Weatherly, Simon Heyes, Steve Sinclair, Owen Holland, Aggie Stevenson, Linda Broadhurst, Susan Hoebee, Craig Sherman, John Morgan (2020) Genetic data and climate niche suitability models highlight the vulnerability of a functionally important plant species from south‐eastern Australia. Evolutionary Applications 13: 2014-2029.

Thomas Schmidt, Jessica Chung, Ann-Christin Honnen, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2020) Population genomics of two invasive mosquitoes (Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus) from the Indo-Pacific. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 14: e0008463.

Thomas Schmidt, Jessica Chung, Anthony van Rooyen, Angus Sly, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2020) Incursion pathways of the Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) into Australia contrast sharply with those of the yellow fever mosquito (Aedes aegypti). Pest Management Science 76: 4202-4209.

Daniel Stoessel, Anthony van Rooyen, Luciano Beheregaray, Scott Raymond, Bryan Van Wyk, James Haddy, Jason Lieschke, Andrew Weeks (2020) Population genetic structure of estuary perch (Percalates colonorum Gunther) in south-eastern Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research 72: 263-274.

Collin Ahrens, Margaret Andrew, Richard Mazanec, Katinka Ruthrof, Anthea Challis, Giles Hardy, Margaret Byrne, David Tissue, Paul Rymer (2020) Plant functional traits differ in adaptability and are predicted to be differentially affected by climate change. Ecology and Evolution 10: 232-248.

Collin Ahrens, Elizabeth James, Adam Miller, Scott Ferguson, Nicola Aitken, Ashley Jones, Patricia Lu‐irving, Justin Borevitz, David Cantrill, Paul Rymer (2020) Spatial, climate and ploidy factors drive genomic diversity and resilience in the widespread grass Themeda triandra. Molecular Ecology 29: 3872-3888.

Gillian Brown, Elizabeth James, Catherine Simmons, Collin Ahrens (2020) Recently naturalised Paraserianthes lophantha subsp. iophantha displays contrasting genetic diversity and climate relationships compared to native populations. Diversity 12: 422.

Evatt Chirgwin, Keyne Monro (2020) Correlational selection on size and development time is inconsistent across early life stages. Evolutionary Ecology 34: 681-691.

Evatt Chirgwin, Dustin Marshall, Keyne Monro (2020) Physical and physiological impacts of ocean warming alter phenotypic selection on sperm morphology. Functional Ecology 34: 646-657.

Simon Jamison, Erez Maza, Guy Sinaiko, Karin Tamar, Alex Slavenko, Shai Meiri (2020) To be or not to be tchernovi: A taxonomic revision of the snake genus Micrelaps (Squamata: Serpentes), in Israel. Zootaxa 4881: 290-306.

Shai Meiri, Luciano Avila, Aaron Bauer, David Chapple, Indraneil Das, Tiffany Doan, Paul Doughty, Ryan Ellis, Lee Grismer, Fred Kraus, Mariana Morando, Paul Oliver, Daniel Pincheira‐Donoso, Marco Antonio Ribeiro‐Junior, Glenn Shea, Omar Torres‐Carvajal, Alex Slavenko, Uri Roll (2020) The global diversity and distribution of lizard clutch sizes. Global Ecology and Biogeography 29: 1515-1530.

Alex Slavenko, Allen Allison, Shai Meiri (2020) Competition poorly correlates with morphological niche partitioning in a radiation of tropical lizards. Australian Zoologist 40: 641–651.

Alex Slavenko, Karin Tamar, Oliver Tallowin, Allen Allison, Fred Kraus, Salvador Carranza, Shai Meiri (2020) Cryptic diversity and non-adaptive radiation of montane New Guinea skinks (Papuascincus; Scincidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 146: 106749.

David Tierney, Collin Ahrens, Paul Rymer, Tony Auld (2020) The interaction of clonality, breeding system and genomics for a highly threatened plant species and the management implications. Biodiversity and Conservation 29: 3009-3029.

Peter Uetz, Alex Slavenko, Shai Meiri, Matthew Heinicke (2020) Gecko diversity: A history of global discovery. Israel Journal of Ecology and Evolution 66: 117-125.


Xuan Cheng, Paul Umina, Siu Fai Lee, Ary Hoffmann (2019) Pyrethroid resistance in the pest mite, Halotydeus destructor: Dominance patterns and a new method for resistance screening. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 159: 45551.

Josh Douglas, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina, Sarina Macfadyen (2019) Factors influencing damage by the Portuguese millipede, Ommatoiulus moreleti (Julida: Julidae), to crop seedlings. Journal of Economic Entomology 112: 2695-2702.

Matthew Hill, Matthew Binns, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann, Sarina Macfadyen (2019) Climate, human influence and the distribution limits of the invasive European earwig, Forficula auricularia, in Australia. Pest Management Science 75: 134-143.

Sarina Macfadyen, Mona Moradi‐Vajargah, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann, Michael Nash, Jo Holloway, Dusty Severtson, Matthew Hill, Maarten Van Helden, Madeleine Barton (2019) Identifying critical research gaps that limit control options for invertebrate pests in Australian grain production systems. Austral Entomology 58: 45561.

Oliver Stuart, Matthew Binns, Paul Umina, Joanne Holloway, Dustin Severtson, Michael Nash, Thomas Heddle, Maarten Van Helden, Ary Hoffmann (2019) Morphological and molecular analysis of Australian earwigs (Dermaptera) points to unique species and regional endemism in the Anisolabididae family. Insects 10: 72.

Paul Umina (2019) Potential role of seed treatments in the management of emerging arthropod pests of canola. Crop and Pasture Science 70: 890-898.

Xuan Cheng, Ary Hoffmann, James Maino, Paul Umina (2019) Summer diapause intensity influenced by parental and offspring environmental conditions in the pest mite, Halotydeus destructor. Journal of Insect Physiology 114: 92-99.

James Maino, Michael Renton, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2019) Field margins provide a refuge for pest genes beneficial to resistance management. Journal of Pest Science 92: 1017-1026.

Paul Umina, Garrick McDonald, James Maino, Owain Edwards, Ary Hoffmann (2019) Escalating insecticide resistance in Australian grain pests: Contributing factors, industry trends and management opportunities. Pest Management Science 75: 1494-1506.

Craig White, Dustin Marshall, Lesley Alton, Pieter Arnold, Julian Beaman, Candice Bywater, Catriona Condon, Taryn Crispin, Aidan Janetzki, Elia Pirtle, Hugh Winwood-Smith, Michael Angilletta Jr, Stephen Chenoweth, Craig Franklin, Lewis Halsey, Michael Kearney, Steven Portugal, Daniel Ortiz-Barrientos (2019) The origin and maintenance of metabolic allometry in animals. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 598-603.

Paul Umina, Aston Arthur, Mathew Binns, James Maino (2019) A method to investigate neonicotinoid resistance in mites. Experimental and Applied Acarology 79: 345-357.

Reid Tingley, Matthew Greenlees, Scott Oertel, Anthony van Rooyen, Andrew Weeks (2019) Environmental DNA sampling as a surveillance tool for cane toad Rhinella marina introductions on offshore islands. Biological Invasions 21: 45297.

Thomas Schmidt, Anthony van Rooyen, Jessica Chung, Nancy Endersby‐Harshman, Philippa Griffin, Angus Sly, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2019) Tracking genetic invasions: Genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphisms reveal the source of pyrethroid-resistant Aedes aegypti (yellow fever mosquito) incursions at international ports. Evolutionary Applications 12: 1136-1146.

Collin Ahrens, Margaret Byrne, Paul Rymer (2019) Standing genomic variation within coding and regulatory regions contributes to the adaptive capacity to climate in a foundation tree species. Molecular Ecology 28: 2502-2516.

Collin Ahrens, Richard Mazanec, Trudy Paap, Katinka Ruthrof, Anthea Challis, Giles Hardy, Margaret Byrne, David Tissue, Paul Rymer (2019) Adaptive variation for growth and resistance to a novel pathogen along climatic gradients in a foundation tree. Evolutionary Applications 12: 1178-1190.

Adam Miller, Ary Hoffmann, Mun Hua Tan, Mary Young, Collin Ahrens, Michael Cocomazzo, Alex Rattray, Daniel Ierodiaconou, Eric Treml, Craig Sherman (2019) Local and regional scale habitat heterogeneity contribute to genetic adaptation in a commercially important marine mollusc (Haliotis rubra) from southeastern Australia. Molecular Ecology 28: 3053-3072.

Alex Slavenko, Anat Feldman, Allen Allison, Aaron Bauer, Monika Böhm, Laurent Chirio, Guarino Colli, Indraneil Das, Tiffany Doan, Matthew Lebreton, Marcio Martins, Danny Meirte, Zoltán Nagy, Cristiano De Nogueira, Olivier Pauwels, Daniel Pincheira‐Donoso, Uri Roll, Philipp Wagner, Yuezhao Wang, Shai Meiri (2019) Global patterns of body size evolution in squamate reptiles are not driven by climate. Global Ecology and Biogeography 28: 471-483.


Xuan Cheng, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2018) Influence of previous host plants on the reproductive success of a polyphagous mite pest, Halotydeus destructor (Trombidiformes: Penthaleidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 111: 680-688.

Josh Douglas, Paul Umina, Sarina Macfadyen, Ary Hoffmann (2018) Field associations of first generation densities of the pest mites Halotydeus destructor and Penthaleus major in pasture. Experimental and Applied Acarology 76: 487-506.

Owain Edwards, Thomas Walsh, Suzanne Metcalfe, Wee Tek Tay, Ary Hoffmann, Peter Mangano, Alan Lord, Svetlana Micic, Paul Umina (2018) A genomic approach to identify and monitor a novel pyrethroid resistance mutation in the redlegged earth mite, Halotydeus destructor. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 144: 83-90.

Xuan Cheng, Ary Hoffmann, James Maino, Paul Umina (2018) A cryptic diapause strategy in Halotydeus destructor (Tucker) (Trombidiformes: Penthaleidae) induced by multiple cues. Pest Management Science 74: 2618-2625.

Xuan Cheng, Ary Hoffmann, James Maino, Paul Umina (2018) Back Cover: Cover Image, Volume 74, Issue 11. Pest Management Science 74: ii-ii.

James Maino, Matthew Binns, Paul Umina (2018) No longer a west-side story: Pesticide resistance discovered in the eastern range of a major Australian crop pest, Halotydeus destructor (Acari: Penthaleidae). Crop and Pasture Science 69: 216-221.

Yasaman Alavi, Anthony van Rooyen, Mark Elgar, Therésa Jones, Andrew Weeks (2018) Novel microsatellite markers suggest the mechanism of parthenogenesis in Extatosoma tiaratum is automixis with terminal fusion. Insect Science 25: 24-32.

Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2018) The detection and significance of emerging insecticide resistance in mosquitoes. Microbiology Australia 39: 80-83.

William Lugg, Josh Griffiths, Anthony van Rooyen, Andrew Weeks, Reid Tingley (2018) Optimal survey designs for environmental DNA sampling. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 9: 1049-1059.

James Maino, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2018) Climate contributes to the evolution of pesticide resistance. Global Ecology and Biogeography 27: 223-232.

Lisa Kirkland, Elia Pirtle, Paul Umina (2018) Responses of the Russian wheat aphid (Diuraphis noxia) and bird cherry oat aphid (Rhopalosiphum padi) to insecticide seed treatments in wheat. Crop and Pasture Science 69: 966-973.

Collin Ahrens, Paul Rymer, Adam Stow, Jason Bragg, Shannon Dillon, Kate Umbers, Rachael Dudaniec (2018) The search for loci under selection: Trends, biases and progress. Molecular Ecology 27: 1342-1356.

Evatt Chirgwin, Dustin Marshall, Carla Sgrò, Keyne Monro (2018) How does parental environment influence the potential for adaptation to global change?. Proceedings B 285: 20181374.

Yuval Itescu, Rachel Schwarz, Colin Donihue, Alex Slavenko, Stephanos Roussos, Kostas Sagonas, Efstratios Valakos, Johannes Foufopoulos, Panayiotis Pafilis, Shai Meiri (2018) Inconsistent patterns of body size evolution in co‐occurring island reptiles. Global Ecology and Biogeography 27: 538-550.

Michael Kearney, James Maino (2018) Can next-generation soil data products improve soil moisture modelling at the continental scale? An assessment using a new microclimate package for the R programming environment. Journal of Hydrology 561: 662-673.


Siobhan de Little, Paul Umina (2017) Susceptibility of Australian Myzus persicae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) to three recently registered insecticides: Spirotetramat, Cyantraniliprole and Sulfoxaflor. Journal of Economic Entomology 110: 1764-1769.

Josh Douglas, Sarina Macfadyen, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2017) Crop seedling susceptibility to Armadillidium vulgare (Isopoda: Armadillidiidae) and Ommatoiulus moreletii (Diplopoda: Iulidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 110: 2679-2685.

Matthew Hill, Michael Nash, Paul Umina, Sarina Macfadyen (2017) Disruption of biological control due to non-target effects of pesticides in Australian grains. Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Biological Control of Arthropods, Langkawi, Malaysia, September 11-15, 5th: of ….

Paul Umina, Alan Lord, Svetlana Micic, Owain Edwards (2017) Discovery and characterisation of field resistance to organophosphorus chemicals in a major mite pest, Halotydeus destructor. Pest Management Science 73: 1719-1724.

Siobhan de Little, Owain Edwards, Anthony van Rooyen, Andrew Weeks, Paul Umina (2017) Discovery of metabolic resistance to neonicotinoids in green peach aphids (Myzus persicae) in Australia. Pest Management Science 73: 1611-1617.

Alecia Bellgrove, Anthony van Rooyen, Andrew Weeks, Jennifer Clark, Martina Doblin, Adam Miller (2017) New resource for population genetics studies on the Australasian intertidal brown alga, Hormosira banksii: Isolation and characterization of 15 polymorphic microsatellite loci through next generation DNA sequencing. Journal of Applied Phycology 29: 1721-1727.

Gurutzeta Guillera‐Arroita, José Lahoz‐Monfort, Anthony van Rooyen, Andrew Weeks, Reid Tingley (2017) Dealing with false‐positive and false‐negative errors about species occurrence at multiple levels. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 8: 1081-1091.

Madeleine Van Oppen, Ruth Gates, Linda Blackall, Neal Cantin, Leela Chakravarti, Wing Chan, Craig Cormick, Angela Crean, Katarina Damjanovic, Hannah Epstein, Peter Harrison, Thomas Jones, Margaret Miller, Rachel Pears, Lesa Peplow, David Raftos, Britta Schaffelke, Kristen Stewart, Gergely Torda, David Wachenfeld, Andrew Weeks, Hollie Putnam (2017) Shifting paradigms in restoration of the world’s coral reefs. Global Change Biology 23: 3437-3448.

Andrew Weeks, Dean Heinze, Louise Perrin, Jakub Stoklosa, Ary Hoffmann, Anthony van Rooyen, Tom Kelly, Ian Mansergh (2017) Genetic rescue increases fitness and aids rapid recovery of an endangered marsupial population. Nature Communications 8: 1071.

Collin Ahrens, Megan Supple, Nicola Aitken, David Cantrill, Justin Borevitz, Elizabeth James (2017) Genomic diversity guides conservation strategies among rare terrestrial orchid species when taxonomy remains uncertain. Annals of Botany 119: 1267-1277.

Michael Aspinwall, Angelica Vårhammar, Chris Blackman, Mark Tjoelker, Collin Ahrens, Margaret Byrne, David Tissue, Paul Rymer (2017) Adaptation and acclimation both influence photosynthetic and respiratory temperature responses in Corymbia calophylla. Tree Physiology 37: 1095-1112.

Evatt Chirgwin, Dustin Marshall, Carla Sgrò, Keyne Monro (2017) The other 96%: Can neglected sources of fitness variation offer new insights into adaptation to global change?. Evolutionary Applications 10: 267-275.

Yuval Itescu, Simon Jamison, Alex Slavenko, Karin Tamar, Stephanos Roussos, Johannes Foufopoulos, Shai Meiri, Panayiotis Pafilis (2017) The herpetofauna of Folegandros Island (Cyclades, Greece). Herpetozoa 29: 183-190.

James Maino, Michael Kearney (2017) The universality of the von Bertalanffy growth curve: Comment on: “Physics of metabolic organization” by Marko Jusup et al. Physics of Life Reviews 20: 63-5.

James Maino, Elia Pirtle, Michael Kearney (2017) The effect of egg size on hatch time and metabolic rate: Theoretical and empirical insights on developing insect embryos. Functional Ecology 31: 227-234.

Karin Tamar Simon Jamison, Alex Slavenko, Shai Meiri (2017) Tarentola annularis (Squamata: Phyllodactylidae): A new invasive species in Israel. Salamandra 53: 299-303.


Annabel Clouston, Owain Edwards, Paul Umina (2016) An insecticide baseline study of Australian broadacre aphids. Crop and Pasture Science 67: 236-244.

Matthew Hill, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina, Xuan Cheng, Adam Miller (2016) Genetic analysis along an invasion pathway reveals endemic cryptic taxa, but a single species with little population structure in the introduced range. Diversity and Distributions 22: 57-72.

Paul Umina, Michele Schiffer, ?. Parker, Ary Hoffmann (2016) Distribution and influence of grazing on wheat curl mites (Aceria tosichella Keifer) within a wheat field. Journal of Applied Entomology 140: 426-433.

Kursheed Khan, Andrew Weeks (2016) Dryad in the UK and USA: Prospective and retrospective data publication. Toxicological Sciences 153: 225-227.

Peter Kriesner, William Conner, Andrew Weeks, Michael Turelli, Ary Hoffmann (2016) Persistence of a Wolbachia infection frequency cline in Drosophila melanogaster and the possible role of reproductive dormancy. Evolution 70: 979-997.

Adam Miller, Anthony van Rooyen, Gordana Rašić, Daniel Ierodiaconou, Harry Gorfine, Robert Day, Caroline Wong, Ary Hoffman, Andrew Weeks (2016) Contrasting patterns of population connectivity between regions in a commercially important mollusc Haliotis rubra: Integrating population genetics, genomics and marine LiDAR data. Molecular Ecology 25: 3845-3864.

Adam Smart, Andrew Weeks, Anthony van Rooyen, Alana Moore, Michael McCarthy, Reid Tingley (2016) Assessing the cost‐efficiency of environmental DNA sampling. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 7: 1291-1298.

Andrew Weeks, Jakub Stoklosa, Ary Hoffmann (2016) Conservation of genetic uniqueness of populations may increase extinction likelihood of endangered species: The case of Australian mammals. Frontiers in Zoology 13: 45300.

Collin Ahrens, Elizabeth James (2016) Conserving the small milkwort, Comesperma polygaloides, a vulnerable subshrub in a fragmented landscape. Conservation Genetics 17: 891-901.

Collin Ahrens, Elizabeth James (2016) Regional genetic structure and environmental variables influence our conservation approach for Feather Heads (Ptilotus macrocephalus). Journal of Heredity 107: 238-247.

Yuval Itescu, Alex Slavenko, Rachel Schwarz, Shai Meiri, Panayiotis Pafilis (2016) A new island record for Chalcides ocellatus (Forskal, 1775) from Kythnos, Greece. Herpetozoa 29: 98-100.

James Maino, Jacinta Kong, Ary Hoffmann, Madeleine Barton, Michael Kearney (2016) Mechanistic models for predicting insect responses to climate change. Current Opinion in Insect Science 17: 81-86.

Alex Slavenko, Yuval Itescu, Flora Ihlow, Shai Meiri (2016) Home is where the shell is: Predicting turtle home range sizes. Journal of Animal Ecology 85: 106-114.

Alex Slavenko, Oliver Tallowin, Yuval Itescu, Pasquale Raia, Shai Meiri (2016) Late Quaternary reptile extinctions: Size matters, insularity dominates. Global Ecology and Biogeography 25: 1308-1320.


Aston Arthur, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2015) Challenges in devising economic spray thresholds for a major pest of Australian canola, the redlegged earth mite (Halotydeus destructor). Pest Management Science 71: 1462-1470.

Garrick McDonald, Paul Umina, Sarina Macfadyen, Peter Mangano, Ary Hoffmann (2015) Predicting the timing of first generation egg hatch for the pest redlegged earth mite Halotydeus destructor (Acari: Penthaleidae). Experimental and Applied Acarology 65: 259-276.

Paul Umina, Sommer Jenkins, Stuart McColl, Aston Arthur, Ary Hoffmann (2015) A framework for identifying selective chemical applications for IPM in dryland agriculture. Insects 6: 988-1012.

Ary Hoffmann, Philippa Griffin, Shannon Dillon, Renee Catullo, Rahul Rane, Margaret Byrne, Rebecca Jordan, John Oakeshott, Andrew Weeks, Leo Joseph, Peter Lockhart, Justin Borevitz, Carla Sgrò (2015) A framework for incorporating evolutionary genomics into biodiversity conservation and management. Climate Change Responses 2: 45315.

Peter Mee, Andrew Weeks, Peter Walker, Ary Hoffmann, Jean-Bernard Duchemin (2015) Detection of low-level Cardinium and Wolbachia infections in Culicoides. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 81: 6177-6188.

Adam Smart, Reid Tingley, Andrew Weeks, Anthony van Rooyen, Michael Mccarthy (2015) Environmental DNA sampling is more sensitive than a traditional survey technique for detecting an aquatic invader. Ecological Applications 25: 1944-1952.

Reid Tingley, Andrew Weeks, Adam Smart, Anthony van Rooyen, Andrew Woolnough, Michael Mccarthy (2015) European newts establish in Australia, marking the arrival of a new amphibian order. Biological Invasions 17: 31-37.

Vanessa White, Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Janice Chan, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2015) Developing Exon‐Primed Intron‐Crossing (EPIC) markers for population genetic studies in three Aedes disease vectors. Insect Science 22: 409-423.

Collin Ahrens, Elizabeth James (2015) Range-wide genetic analysis reveals limited structure and suggests asexual patterns in the rare forb Senecio macrocarpus. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 115: 256-269.

Evatt Chirgwin, Keyne Monro, Carla Sgrò, Dustin Marshall (2015) Revealing hidden evolutionary capacity to cope with global change. Global Change Biology 21: 3356-3366.

Ana Llandres, Gonçalo Marques, James Maino, Salm Kooijman, Michael Kearney, Jérôme Casas (2015) A dynamic energy budget for the whole life‐cycle of holometabolous insects. Ecological Monographs 85: 353-371.

James Maino, Michael Kearney (2015) Testing mechanistic models of growth in insects. Proceedings B 282: 20151973.

James Maino, Michael Kearney (2015) Ontogenetic and interspecific scaling of consumption in insects. Oikos 124: 1564-1570.

Alex Slavenko, Shai Meiri (2015) Mean body sizes of amphibian species are poorly predicted by climate. Journal of Biogeography 42: 1246-1254.

Alex Slavenko, Yuval Itescu, Johannes Foufopoulos, Panayiotis Pafilis, Shai Meiri (2015) Clutch size variability in an ostensibly fix-clutched lizard: Effects of insularity on a Mediterranean gecko. Evolutionary Biology 42: 129-136.


Aston Arthur, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2014) Estimating densities of the pest Halotydeus destructor (Acari: Penthaleidae) in canola. Journal of Economic Entomology 107: 2204-2212.

Sarina Macfadyen, Darryl Hardie, Laura Fagan, Katia Stefanova, Kym Perry, Helen Degraaf, Joanne Holloway, Helen Spafford, Paul Umina (2014) Reducing insecticide use in broad-acre grains production: An Australian study. PloS One 9: e89119.

Paul Umina, Owain Edwards, Peter Carson, Anthony van Rooyen, Annette Anderson (2014) High levels of resistance to Carbamate and Pyrethroid chemicals widespread in Australian Myzus persicae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) populations. Journal of Economic Entomology 107: 1626-1638.

Gordana Rašić, Igor Filipović, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2014) Genome-wide SNPs lead to strong signals of geographic structure and relatedness patterns in the major arbovirus vector, Aedes aegypti. BMC Genomics 15: 45303.

Andrew Weeks, Michael Smith, Anthony van Rooyen, Dion Maple, Adam Miller (2014) A single panmictic population of endemic red crabs, Gecarcoidea natalis, on Christmas Island with high levels of genetic diversity. Conservation Genetics 15: 909-919.

Melody Serena, ?. Williams, Andrew Weeks, Josh Griffiths (2014) Variation in platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) life-history attributes and population trajectories in urban streams. Australian Journal of Zoology 62: 223-234.

Collin Ahrens, Elizabeth James (2014) Characterization of 13 microsatellite markers for Diuris basaltica (Orchidaceae) and related species. Applications in Plant Sciences 2: 1300069.

Collin Ahrens, Elizabeth James (2014) Isolation and characterisation of 12 microsatellite markers for the vulnerable subshrub Comesperma polygaloides (Polygalaceae). Conservation Genetics Resources 6: 967-968.

Collin Ahrens, Thomas Meyer, Carol Auer (2014) Distribution models for Panicum virgatum (Poaceae) reveal an expanded range in present and future climate regimes in the northeastern United States. American Journal of Botany 101: 1886-1894.

James Maino, Michael Kearney (2014) Ontogenetic and interspecific metabolic scaling in insects. The American Naturalist 184: 695-701.

James Maino, Michael Kearney, Roger Nisbet, Sebastiaan Alm Kooijman (2014) Reconciling theories for metabolic scaling. Journal of Animal Ecology 83: 20-29.

Adam Miller, Oisín Sweeney, Nick Whiterod, Anthony van Rooyen, Michael Hammer, Andrew Weeks (2014) Critically low levels of genetic diversity in fragmented populations of the endangered Glenelg spiny freshwater crayfish Euastacus bispinosus. Endangered Species Research 25: 43-55.


Aston Arthur, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2013) Impact of Halotydeus destructor on crop seedlings at different plant developmental stages and levels of moisture stress. Environmental Entomology 42: 998-1012.

Aston Arthur, Stuart McColl, Paul Umina (2013) Synthetic pesticides show little efficacy against Balaustium medicagoense (Prostigmata: Erythraeidae) in the field compared with other pest mites. Australian Journal of Entomology 52: 259-267.

Sommer Jenkins, Ary Hoffmann, Stuart McColl, Angelos Tsitsilas, Paul Umina (2013) Synthetic pesticides in agro-ecosystems: Are they as detrimental to nontarget invertebrate fauna as we suspect?. Journal of Economic Entomology 106: 756-775.

?. Olanratmanee, ?. Kittayapong, ?. Chansang, Ary Hoffman, Andrew Weeks (2013) Population genetic structure of Aedes (Stegomyia) aegypti (L.) at a micro-spatial scale in Thailand: Implications for a Dengue suppression strategy. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7: e1913.

Rhys Coleman, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffman (2013) Balancing genetic uniqueness and genetic variation in determining conservation and translocation strategies: A comprehensive case study of threatened dwarf galaxias, Galaxiella pusilla (Mack) (Pisces: Galaxiidae). Molecular Ecology 22: 1820-1835.

Elise Furlan, Josh Griffiths, Nick Gust, Kathrine Handasyde, T. Grant, B. Gruber, Andrew Weeks (2013) Dispersal patterns and population structuring among platypuses, Ornithorhynchus anatinus, throughout south-eastern Australia. Conservation Genetics 14: 837-853.

Josh Griffiths, Tom Kelly, Andrew Weeks (2013) Net-avoidance behaviour in platypuses. Australian Mammalogy 35: 245-247.

Peter Kriesner, Ary Hoffmann, Siu Lee, Michael Turelli, Andrew Weeks (2013) Rapid sequential spread of two Wolbachia variants in Drosophila simulans. PLoS Pathogens 9: e1003607.

Adam Miller, Robert Good, Rhys Coleman, Melanie Lancaster, Andrew Weeks (2013) Microsatellite loci and the complete mitochondrial DNA sequence characterized through next generation sequencing and de novo genome assembly for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot, Neophema chrysogaster. Molecular Biology Reports 40: 35-42.

Adam Miller, Anthony van Rooyen, Oisín Sweeney, Nick Whiterod, Andrew Weeks (2013) The development of 10 novel polymorphic microsatellite markers through next generation sequencing and a preliminary population genetic analysis for the endangered Glenelg spiny crayfish, Euastacus bispinosus. Molecular Biology Reports 40: 4415-4419.

Andrew Weeks, Anthony van Rooyen, Paul Mitrovski, Dean Heinze, Amy Winnard, Adam Miller (2013) A species in decline: Genetic diversity and conservation of the Victorian eastern barred bandicoot, Perameles gunnii. Conservation Genetics 14: 1243-1254.

Collin Ahrens, Elizabeth James (2013) Characterisation of microsatellite markers for the vulnerable grassland forb Senecio macrocarpus (Asteraceae). Applications in Plant Sciences 1: 1300041.

Uri Roll, Oliver Tallowin, Daniel Berkowic, Erez Maza, Yael Ostrometzky, Alex Slavenko, Boaz Shacham, Karin Tamar, Shai Meiri (2013) Rueppel’s snake-eyed skink, Ablepharus rueppellii (Gray, 1839)(Reptilia: Squamata: Scincidae): Distribution extension and geographic range in Israel. Check List 9: 458-464.


Matthew Hill, Ary Hoffmann, Sarina Macfadyen, Paul Umina, Jane Elith (2012) Understanding niche shifts: Using current and historical data to model the invasive redlegged earth mite, Halotydeus destructor. Diversity and Distributions 18: 191-203.

Adam Miller, Paul Umina, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2012) Population genetics of the wheat curl mite (Aceria tosichella Keifer) in Australia: Implications for the management of wheat pathogens. Bulletin of Entomological Research 102: 199-212.

Paul Umina, Andrew Weeks, John Roberts, Sommer Jenkins, Peter Mangano, Alan Lord, Svetlana Micic (2012) The current status of pesticide resistance in Australian populations of the redlegged earth mite (Halotydeus destructor). Pest Management Science 68: 889-896.

Siu Lee, Vanessa White, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann, Nancy Endersby (2012) High-throughput PCR assays to monitor Wolbachia infection in the dengue mosquito (Aedes aegypti) and Drosophila simulans. Applied and environmental microbiology 78: 4740-4743.

Adam Miller, Anthony van Rooyen, Renae Ayres, Tarmo Raadik, Peter Fairbrother, Andrew Weeks (2012) The development of 24 polymorphic microsatellite loci for the endangered barred galaxias, Galaxias fuscus, through next generation DNA sequencing. Conservation Genetics Resources 4: 613-616.

Belinda Van Heerwaarden, Richard Foo Heng Lee, Benjamin Wegener, Andrew Weeks, Carla Sgrò (2012) Complex patterns of local adaptation in heat tolerance in Drosophila simulans from eastern Australia. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25: 1765-1778.

Elise Furlan, Jakub Stoklosa, Josh Griffiths, Nick Gust, ?. Ellis, Richard Huggins, Andrew Weeks (2012) Small population size and extremely low levels of genetic diversity in island populations of the platypus, Ornithorhynchus anatinus. Ecology and Evolution 2: 844-857.

Elise Furlan, Josh Griffiths, Nick Gust, ?. Armistead, Paul Mitrovski, Kathrine Handasyde, Melody Serena, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2012) Is body size variation in the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) associated with environmental variables?. Australian Journal of Zoology 59: 201-215.

Collin Ahrens, Carol Auer (2012) Annual glyphosate treatments alter growth of unaffected bentgrass (Agrostis) weeds and plant community composition. PloS One 7: e50643.

Collin Ahrens, Carol Auer (2012) Genetic relationship between cultivated and feral creeping bentgrass (Agrostis stolonifera) in a cultural landscape. Weed Science 60: 583-588.

Matthew Hill, Ary Hoffmann, Stuart McColl, Paul Umina (2012) Distribution of cryptic blue oat mite species in Australia: Current and future climate conditions.. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 14: 127-137.


Aston Arthur, Adam Miller, Andrew Weeks (2011) Genetic markers indicate a new species complex of emerging pest mites in Australian grains. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 104: 402-415.

John Roberts, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2011) Population dynamics and diapause response of the Springtail pest Sminthurus viridis (Collembola: Sminthuridae) in south-eastern Australia. Journal of Economic Entomology 104: 465-473.

Angelos Tsitsilas, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks, Paul Umina (2011) Impact of groundcover manipulations within windbreaks on mite pests and their natural enemies. Australian Journal of Entomology 50: 37-47.

Aston Arthur, Andrew Weeks, Matthew Hill, Ary Hoffmann (2011) The distribution, abundance and life cycle of the pest mites Balaustium medicagoense (Prostigmata: Erythraeidae) and Bryobia spp. (Prostigmata: Tetranychidae) in Australia. Australian Journal of Entomology 50: 22-36.

Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Ary Hoffman, Vanessa White, S. Ritchie, P. Johnson, Andrew Weeks (2011) Changes in the genetic structure of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) populations in Queensland, Australia, across two seasons: Implications for potential mosquito releases. Journal of Medical Entomology 48: 999-1007.

John Roberts, Andrew Weeks (2011) Genetic structure and long-distance dispersal in populations of the wingless pest springtail, Sminthurus viridis (Collembola: Sminthuridae). Genetics Research 93: 45303.

John Roberts, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina (2011) Does Bdellodes lapidaria (Acari: Bdellidae) have a role in biological control of the springtail pest, Sminthurus viridis (Collembola: Sminthuridae) in south-eastern Australia?. Biological Control 58: 222-229.

Andrew Weeks, Carla Sgrò, Andrew Young, Richard Frankham, Nicki Mitchell, Kim Miller, Margaret Byrne, David Coates, Mark Eldridge, Paul Sunnucks, Martin Breed, Elizabeth James, Ary Hoffmann (2011) Assessing the benefits and risks of translocations in changing environments: a genetic perspective. Evolutionary Applications 4: 709-725.

Heng Lin Yeap, Peter Mee, Thomas Walker, Andrew Weeks, Scott O’Neill, Petrina Johnson, Scott Ritchie, Kelly Richardson, Clare Doig, Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Ary Hoffmann (2011) Dynamics of the ‘Popcorn’ Wolbachia infection in outbred Aedes aegypti informs prospects for mosquito vector control. Genetics 187: 583-595.

Collin Ahrens, Geoffrey Ecker, Carol Auer (2011) The intersection of ecological risk assessment and plant communities: an analysis of Agrostis and Panicum species in the northeastern U.S.. Plant Ecology 212: 1629-1642.

Collin Ahrens, Jinwon Chung, Tom Meyer, Carol Auer (2011) Bentgrass distribution surveys and habitat suitability maps support ecological risk assessment in cultural landscapes. Weed Science 59: 145-154.

Stuart McColl, Moazzem Khan, Paul Umina (2011) Review of the biology and control of Creontiades dilutus (Stål) (Hemiptera: Miridae). Australian Journal of Entomology 50: 107-117.


Karen Herbert, Paul Umina, Paul Mitrovski, Kevin Powell, Kathy Viduka, Ary Hoffmann (2010) Clone lineages of grape phylloxera differ in their performance on Vitis vinifera. Bulletin of Entomological Research 100: 671-678.

Paul Umina, Aston Arthur, Stuart McColl, Ary Hoffmann, John Roberts (2010) Selective control of mite and collembolan pests of pastures and grain crops in Australia. Crop Protection 29: 190-196.

Aston Arthur, Andrew Weeks, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2010) Survival and reproduction of the pest mites Balaustium medicagoense and Bryobia spp. on winter grain crops. Experimental and Applied Acarology 52: 141-153.

Elise Furlan, Paul Umina, Paul Mitrovski, Nick Gust, Josh Griffiths, Andrew Weeks (2010) High levels of genetic divergence between Tasmanian and Victorian platypuses, Ornithorhynchus anatinus, as revealed by microsatellite loci. Conservation Genetics 11: 319-323.

Lauren Carrington, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2010) Monitoring long-term evolutionary changes following Wolbachia introduction into a novel host: The Wolbachia popcorn infection in Drosophila simulans. Proceedings B 277: 2059-2068.

Isabel Valenzuela, Peter Ridland, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2010) Patterns of genetic variation and host adaptation in an invasive population of Rhopalosiphum padi (Hemiptera: Aphididae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 103: 886-897.

Andrew Weeks, Nancy Endersby-Harshman, C. Lange, Elizabeth Lowe, Myron Zalucki, Ary Hoffmann (2010) Genetic variation among Helicoverpa armigera populations as assessed by microsatellites: A cautionary tale about accurate allele scoring. Bulletin of Entomological Research 100: 445-450.


Judy Bellati, Ken Henry, Paul Umina, Kate Charleston, Peter Mangano, Hugh Brier, Dustin Severtson, Austin Mclennan (2009) From boring bug lectures to interactive invertebrate learning: Using audience participation software to ‘actively’ transform grains industry training. Extension Farming Systems Journal 5: 175-180.

Peter Mangano, Judy Bellati, Ken Henry, Paul Umina, Dustin Severtson (2009) PestFax and PestFacts: Newsletters successfully facilitating interactive communication on invertebrate pest and disease control in broadscale crops and pastures in southern Austraila. Extension Farming Systems Journal 5: 169-174.

Michele Schiffer, Paul Umina, Melissa Carew, Ary Hoffmann, ?. Rodoni, Adam Miller (2009) The distribution of wheat curl mite (Aceria tosichella) lineages in Australia and their potential to transmit wheat streak mosaic virus. Annals of Applied Biology 155: 371-379.

John Roberts, Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2009) The tolerance of the lucerne flea, Sminthurus viridis (Collembola: Sminthuridae), to currently registered pesticides in Australia. Australian Journal of Entomology 48: 241-246.

Melissa Carew, Michele Schiffer, Paul Umina, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2009) Molecular markers indicate that the wheat curl mite, Aceria tosichella Keifer, may represent a species complex in Australia. Bulletin of Entomological Research 99: 479-486.

Lauren Carrington, Jane Leslie, Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2009) The Popcorn Wolbachia infection of Drosophila melanogaster: Can selection alter Wolbachia longevity effects?. Evolution 63: 2648-2657.

Isabel Valenzuela, Victor Eastop, Peter Ridland, Andrew Weeks (2009) Molecular and morphometric data indicate a new species of the aphid genus Rhopalosiphum (Hemiptera: Aphididae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 102: 914-924.

Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Ary Hoffman, Vanessa White, ?. Lowenstein, ?. Ritchie, P. Johnson, L. Rapley, P. Ryan, V. Nam, N. Yen, ?. Kittiyapong, Andrew Weeks (2009) Genetic structure of Aedes aegypti in Australia and Vietnam revealed by microsatellite and Exon Primed Intron Crossing Markers suggests deasibility of local control options. Journal of Medical Entomology 46: 1074-1083.

Jeanne Serb, multiple authors (including Andrew Weeks) (2009) Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 May 2009–31 July 2009. Molecular Ecology Resources 9: 1460-1466.


Maurizio Paoletti, Angelos Tsitsilas, Linda Thomson, Stefano Taiti, Paul Umina (2008) The flood bug, Australiodillo bifrons (Isopoda: Armadillidae): A potential pest of cereals in Australia?. Applied Soil Ecology 39: 76-83.

T. Ridsdill-Smith, Ary Hoffmann, Peter Mangano, J. Gower, Celia Pavri, Paul Umina (2008) Strategies for control of the redlegged earth mite in Australia. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 48: 1506-1513.

Aston Arthur, Ary Hoffmann, Paul Umina, Andrew Weeks (2008) Emerging pest mites of grains (Balaustium medicagoense and Bryobia sp.) show high levels of tolerance to currently registered pesticides. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 48: 1126-1132.

Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks, Michael Nash, Peter Mangano, Paul Umina (2008) The changing status of invertebrate pests and the future of pest management in the Australian grains industry. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 48: 1481-1493.

Svetlana Micic, Ary Hoffmann, ?. Strickland, Andrew Weeks, Judy Bellati, Ken Henry, Michael Nash, Paul Umina (2008) Pests of germinating grain crops in southern Australia: An overview of their biology and management options. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 48: 1560-1573.

Janelle Collinge, Alisha Anderson, Andrew Weeks, Travis Johnson, Stephen McKechnie (2008) Latitudinal and cold-tolerance variation associate with DNA repeat-number variation in the hsr-omega RNA gene of Drosophila melanogaster. Heredity 101: 260-270.

Ary Hoffmann, Tracy Reynolds, Michael Nash, Andrew Weeks (2008) A high incidence of parthenogenesis in agricultural pests. Proceedings B 275: 2473-2481.

Jane McGower, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2008) Effectiveness of spring spraying targeting diapause egg production for controlling redlegged earth mites and other pests in pasture. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 48: 1118-1125.

Paul Mitrovski, Ary Hoffmann, Dean Heinze, Andrew Weeks (2008) Rapid loss of genetic variation in an endangered possum. Biology Letters 4: 134-138.

Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2008) Frequency-dependent selection maintains clonal diversity in an asexual organism. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105: 17872-17877.

Aston Arthur, Andrew Weeks, Carla Sgrò (2008) Investigating latitudinal clines for life history and stress resistance traits in Drosophila simulans from eastern Australia. Evolutionary Biology 21: 1470-1479.


Paul Umina (2007) Pyrethroid resistance discovered in a major agricultural pest in southern Australia: The redlegged earth mite Halotydeus destructor (Acari: Penthaleidae). Pest Management Science 63: 1185-1190.

Paul Umina, Angela Corrie, Karen Herbert, Vanessa White, Kevin Powell, Ary Hoffmann (2007) Use of DNA markers for pest management: Clonal lineages and population biology of grape phylloxera. Acta Horticulturae 10: 317.

Frederick Beaulieu, Andrew Weeks (2007) Free-living mesostigmatic mites in Australia: Their roles in biological control and bioindication. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 47: 460-478.

Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Ary Hoffmann, Stephen McKechnie, Andrew Weeks (2007) Is there genetic structure in populations of Helicoverpa armigera from Australia?. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 122: 253-263.

Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2007) Climatic selection on genes and traits after a 100 year-old invasion: A critical look at the temperate-tropical clines in Drosophila melanogaster from eastern Australia. Genetica 129: 133-147.

Ary Hoffmann, Endang Ratna, Carla Sgrò, Madeleine Barton, Mark Blacket, Rebecca Hallas, Stephanie De Garis, Andrew Weeks (2007) Antagonistic selection between adult thorax and wing size in field released Drosophila melanogaster independent of thermal conditions. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20: 2219-2227.

Andrew Weeks, Stephen McKechnie, Ary Hoffmann (2007) Robust clines and robust sampling: A reply to Kyriacou et al.. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20: 1652-1654.

Isabel Valenzuela, Ary Hoffmann, Mallik Malipatil, Peter Ridland, Andrew Weeks (2007) Identification of aphid species (Hemiptera: Aphididae: Aphidinae) using a rapid polymerase chain reaction restriction fragment length polymorphism method based on the cytochrome oxidase subunit I gene. Australian Journal of Entomology 46: 305-312.

Andrew Weeks, Michael Turelli, William Harcombe, Tracy Reynolds, Ary Hoffmann (2007) From parasite to mutualist: Rapid evolution of Wolbachia in natural populations of Drosophila. PLoS Biology 5: e114.

Paul Mitrovski, Dean Heinze, ?. Broome, Ary Hoffman, Andrew Weeks (2007) High levels of variation despite genetic fragmentation in populations of the endangered mountain pygmy‐possum, Burramys parvus, in alpine Australia. Molecular Ecology 16: 75-87.


Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks, Stephen McKechnie (2006) An independent non-linear latitudinal cline for the sn-glycerol-3-phosphate (α-Gpdh) polymorphism of Drosophila melanogaster from eastern Australia. Genetics Research 87: 13-21.

Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Stephen McKechnie, Peter Ridland, Andrew Weeks (2006) Microsatellites reveal a lack of structure in Australian populations of the diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (L.). Molecular Ecology 15: 107-118.

Andrew Weeks, Stephen McKechnie, Ary Hoffmann (2006) In search of clinal variation in the period and clock timing genes in Australian Drosophila melanogaster populations. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 19: 551-557.

Angelos Tsitsilas, ?. Stuckey, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks, Linda Thomson (2006) Shelterbelts in agricultural landscapes suppress invertebrate pests. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 46: 1379-1388.


Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2005) Competitive interactions among four pest species of earth mites (Acari: Penthaleidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 98: 307-316.

Alisha Anderson, Ary Hoffmann, Stephen McKechnie, Paul Umina, Andrew Weeks (2005) The latitudinal cline in the In(3R)Payne inversion polymorphism has shifted in the last 20 years in Australian Drosophila melanogaster populations. Molecular Ecology 14: 851-858.

Paul Umina, Andrew Weeks, Michael Kearney, Stephen McKechnie, Ary Hoffmann (2005) A rapid shift in a classic clinal pattern in Drosophila reflecting climate change. Science 308: 691-693.

Nancy Endersby-Harshman, Stephen McKechnie, Blythe Vogel, Linda Gahan, Simon Baxter, Peter Ridland, Andrew Weeks (2005) Microsatellites isolated from diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (L.), for studies of dispersal in Australian populations. Molecular Ecology Notes 5: 51-53.

Lisa Provencher, Geoffrey Morse, Andrew Weeks, Benjamin Normark (2005) Parthenogenesis in the Aspidiotus nerii complex (Hemiptera: Diaspididae): A single origin of a worldwide, polyphagous lineage associated with Cardinium bacteria. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 98: 629-635.

Paul Rugman‐Jones, Andrew Weeks, M. Hoddle, Richard Stouthamer (2005) Isolation and characterisation of microsatellite loci in the avocado thrips Scirtothrips perseae (Thysanoptera: Thripidae). Molecular Ecology Notes 5: 644-646.

Paul Mitrovski, Dean Heinze, ?. Guthridge, Andrew Weeks (2005) Isolation and characterisation of microsatellite loci from the Australian endemic mountain pygmy‐possum, Burramys parvus Broom. Molecular Ecology Notes 5: 395-397.


Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2004) Plant host associations of Penthaleus species and Halotydeus destructor (Acari: Penthaleidae) and implications for integrated pest management. Experimental and Applied Acarology 33: 45311.

Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann, Andrew Weeks (2004) Biology, ecology and control of the Penthaleus species complex (Acari: Penthaleidae). Experimental and Applied Acarology 34: 211-237.

Ary Hoffmann, Carla Sgrò, Andrew Weeks (2004) Chromosomal inversion polymorphisms and adaptation. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 19: 482-488.

Andrew Weeks, Richard Stouthamer (2004) Increased fecundity associated with infection by a Cytophaga-like intracellular bacterium in the predatory mite, Metaseiulus occidentalis. Proceedings B 271: S193–S195.


Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (2003) Diapause and implications for control of Penthaleus species and Halotydeus destructor (Acari: Penthaleidae) in southeastern Australia. Experimental and Applied Acarology 31: 209-223.

Andrew Weeks, Robert Velten, Richard Stouthamer (2003) Incidence of a new sex-ratio-distorting endosymbiotic bacterium among arthropods. Proceedings B 270: 1857–1865.


Andrew Weeks, Stephen McKechnie, Ary Hoffmann (2002) Dissecting adaptive clinal variation: Markers, inversions and size/stress associations in Drosophila melanogaster from a central field population. Ecology Letters 5: 756-763.

Andrew Weeks, Tracy Reynolds, Ary Hoffmann (2002) Wolbachia dynamics and host effects: What has (and has not) been demonstrated?. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 17: 257-262.

Ary Hoffmann, Michelle Robinson, Andrew Weeks (2002) Geographic patterns of clonal diversity in the earth mite species Penthaleus major with particular emphasis on species margins. Evolution 56: 1160–1167.

De Freitas Vala Salvador, Andrew Weeks, David Claessen, Johannes Breeuwer, M. Sabelis (2002) Within–and between–population variation for Wolbachia induced cytoplasmiic incompatibility in a haplodiploid mite. Evolution 7: 1331–1339.


Andrew Weeks, Johannes Breeuwer (2001) Wolbachia-induced parthenogenesis in a genus of phytophagous mites. Proceedings B 268: 2245–2251.

Andrew Weeks, Frantisek Marec, Johannes Breeuwer (2001) A mite species that consists entirely of haploid females. Science 292: 2479-2482.


Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (2000) Competitive interactions between two pest species of earth mites, Halotydeus destructor and Penthaleus major (Acarina: Penthaleidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 93: 1183-1191.

Andrew Weeks, Michael Turelli, Ary Hoffmann (2000) Dispersal patterns of pest earth mites (Acari: Penthaleidae) in pastures and crops. Journal of Economic Entomology 93: 1415-1423.

Andrew Weeks, Tim van Opijnen, Johannes Breeuwer (2000) AFLP fingerprinting for assessing intraspecific variation and genome mapping in mites. Experimental and Applied Acarology 24: 775-793.


Paul Umina, Ary Hoffmann (1999) Tolerance of cryptic species of blue oat mites (Penthaleus spp.) and the redlegged earth mite (Halotydeus destructor) to pesticides. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 39: 621-628.

Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (1999) The biology of Penthaleus species in southeastern Australia. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 92: 179-189.


Andrew Weeks, Ary Hoffmann (1998) Intense selection of mite clones in a heterogeneous environment. Evolution 52: 1325-1333.


Andrew Weeks, Yvonne Fripp, Ary Hoffmann (1995) Genetic structure of Halotydeus destructor and Penthaleus major populations in Victoria (Acari: Penthaleidae). Experimental and Applied Acarology 19: 633-646.