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Jason Cryan: Publications

Cryan, J.R.  2005.  Molecular Phylogeny of Cicadomorpha (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cicadoidea, Cercopoidea, and Membracoidea): Adding Evidence to the Controversy.  Systematic Entomology 30: 563-574.

Cryan, J.R., and C.R. Bartlett. 2002. A redescription of the Caribbean treehopper genus Antillotolania Ramos (Hemiptera: Membracidae), with two new species. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95(3): 302-308.

Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 1995. Revision of the Neotropical treehopper genus Smerdalea Fowler (Homoptera: Membracidae) with two new species. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 88(1): 5-11.

Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 1999a. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): I: Bocydium Latreille, Lirania Stål, and Smerdalea Fowler. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 101(3): 469-489.

Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 1999b. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): II: Lycoderes Germar, Oeda Amyot and Serville, and Stegaspis Germar. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 101(4): 760-778.

Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 2000. Review of the New World treehopper tribe Stegaspidini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): III: Flexocentrus Goding, Stylocentrus Stål, and Umbelligerus Deitz. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 102(1): 82-98.

Cryan, J.R., and L.L. Deitz. 2002. Enigmatic Treehoppers (Hemiptera: Membracidae): Deiroderes Ramos, Holdgatiella Evans, and Togotolania, New Genus. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 104(4): 867-882.

Cryan, J.R., J.K. Liebherr, J.W. Fetzner, Jr., and M.F. Whiting. 2001. Evaluation of relationships within the endemic Hawaiian Platynini (Coleoptera: Carabidae) based on molecular and morphological evidence. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 21(1): 72-85.

Cryan, J.R., J.A. Robertson, and L.L. Deitz. 2003. The New World Treehopper Tribe Microcentrini (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Stegaspidinae): Monographic Revision and Phylogenetic Position. Thomas Say Publications (Monographs of the Entomological Society of America).

Cryan, J.R., and G.J. Svenson.  2010.  Family-level relationships of the spittlebugs and froghoppers (Hemiptera: Cicadomorpha: Cercopoidea).  Systematic Entomology 35: 393-415.

Cryan, J.R., and J.M. Urban.  2012.  Higher-level phylogeny of the insect order Hemiptera: Is Auchenorrhyncha really paraphyletic?  Systematic Entomology 37: 7-21.

Cryan, J.R., B.M. Wiegmann, L.L. Deitz, and C.H. Dietrich. 2000. Phylogeny of the treehoppers (Insecta: Hemiptera: Membracidae): Evidence from two nuclear genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 17(2): 317-334.

Cryan, J.R., B.M. Wiegmann, L.L. Deitz, C.H. Dietrich, and M.F. Whiting. 2004. Treehopper trees: Phylogeny of Membracidae (Hemiptera: Cicadomorpha: Membracoidea) based on molecules and morphology. Systematic Entomology 29: 441-454.

Gompper, M.S., R.W. Kays, J.C. Ray, S.D. LaPoint, D.A. Bogan, and J.R. Cryan.  2006.  A comparison of non-invasive techniques to survey carnivore communities in Northeastern North America.  Wildlife Society Bulletin 34: 1142-1151.

Huber, B.S., D.V. Allred, J.C. Carmen, D.D. Frame, D.G. Whiting, J.R. Cryan, T.R. Olson, P.J. Jackson, K. Hill, M.T. Laker, and R.A. Robison. 2002. Random amplified polymorphic DNA and amplified fragment length polymorphism analysis of clinical Pasteurella multocida isolates from fatal fowl cholera infections. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 40(6): 2163-2168.

Molloy, D.P., L. Giamberini, L.E. Burlakova, A.Y. Karatayev, J.R. Cryan, S.L. Trajanovski, and S.P. Trajanovska.  2010.  Investigation of the endosymbionts of Dreissena stankovici with morphological and molecular confirmation of host species.  Chap. 23 (pp. 227-237) in: The Zebra Mussel in Europe (van der Velde, G., S. Rajagopal, and A. bij de Vaate, eds.).  xviii + 490 pp.  Backhuys Publishers, Leiden.

Stunženas, V., J.R. Cryan, and D.P. Molloy. 2004. Comparison of rDNA sequences from colchicine treated and untreated sporocysts of Phyllodistomum folium and Bucephalus polymorphus (Digenea). Parasitology International 53(3): 223-228.

Urban, J.M., C.R. Bartlett, and J.R. Cryan.  2010.  Evolution of Delphacidae (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea): Combined-evidence phylogenetics reveals importance of grass host shifts.  Systematic Entomology 35: 678-691.

Urban, J.M., and J.R. Cryan.  2007.  Evolution of the planthoppers (Insecta: Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea).  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 42: 556-572.

Urban, J.M., and J.R. Cryan.  2009.  Entomologically famous, evolutionarily unexplored: The first phylogeny of the lanternfly family Fulgoridae (Insecta: Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea).  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 50: 471-484.

Wilson, T.G., and J.R. Cryan. 1996. High genetic variability in Drosophila melanogaster for susceptibility to lufenuron, a chitin synthesis inhibitor insecticide. In "Molecular Genetics and Evolution of Pesticide Resistance," (T.M. Brown, Ed.), American Chemical Society Symposium Series #645: 141-148 (Chapter 15).

Wilson, T.G., and J.R. Cryan. 1997. Lufenuron, a chitin-synthesis inhibitor, interrupts development of Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Experimental Zoology 278: 37-44.