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Silva FE, Luna LW, Batista R, et al. (In press) Impact of Quaternary Amazonian river dynamics on the diversification of uakari monkeys (genus Cacajao). Journal of Biogeography.


Baudoux C, Biwolé A, Hardy OJ, Webber BL, Heuret P (2024) Can the competition dynamics of non-native invaders be reconstructed to reveal historical impact? The case of Cecropia peltata and Musanga cecropioides (Urticaceae) in Cameroon. Biological Invasions 26, 315-335.

Bhasin O, Doucet J-L, Ndonda Makemba R, et al. (2024) Contrasted spatial, demographic and genetic structures of a light-demanding African timber species, Cylicodiscus gabunensis Harms – Implications for a sustainable management of its populations. Forest Ecology and Management 551, 121527.

Boom AF, Migliore J, Ojeda Alayon DI, Kaymak E, Hardy OJ (2024) Phylogenomics of Brachystegia: insights into the origin of African miombo woodlands. American Journal of Botany 111, e16352.

Dacquin P, Caiti E, Grégoire J-C, Aron S (2024) Preemergence mating, inbreeding, and their consequences in the bark beetle Ips typographus. Journal of Pest Science 97, 1005-1016.

De Gasperin O, Blacher P, Sarton-Lohéac S, et al. (2024) A supergene-controlling social structure in Alpine ants also affects the dispersal ability and fecundity of each sex. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 291, 20240494.

Degueldre F, Aron S (2024) Accessory gland size increases with sperm competition intensity in Cataglyphis desert ants. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 12, 1336015.

Duquesne E, Fournier D (2024) Connectivity and climate change drive the global distribution of highly invasive termites. Neobiota 92, 281-314.

Kamdem NG, Sergeant S, Vercruysse C, et al. (2024) Development and characterization of nuclear microsatellite markers for the African walnut Coula edulis Baill (Coulaceae). Molecular Biology Reports 51, 438.

Lagnika M, Kayo RPT, Sonet G, Flot J-F, Martin P (2024) DNA taxonomy reveals high species diversity among the stygobiont genus Metastenasellus (Crustacea, Isopoda) in African groundwater. Subterranean Biology 48, 51-71.

Lecocq de Pletincx N, Cerdà X, Kiran K, et al. (2024) Ecological diversification preceded geographical expansion during the evolutionary radiation of Cataglyphis desert ants. iScience 27, 109852.

Navarro-Mayoral S, Gouillieux B, Fernandez-Gonzalez V, et al. (2024) “Hidden” biodiversity: a new amphipod genus dominates epifauna in association with a mesophotic black coral forest. Coral Reefs 43, 655-672.

Romero Arias J, Hellemans S, Kaymak E, et al. (2024) Mitochondrial phylogenetics position a new Afrotropical termite species into its own subfamily, the Engelitermitinae (Blattodea: Termitidae). Systematic Entomology 49, 72-83.

Stoch F, Knüsel M, Zakšek V, et al. (2024) Integrative taxonomy of the groundwater amphipod Niphargus bihorensis Schellenberg, 1940 reveals a species-rich clade. Contributions to Zoology, 1-25.

Van Rossum F, Godé C, Baruca Arbeiter A, et al. (2024) Genetic diversity assessment of Helichrysum arenarium (Asteraceae) for the genetic restoration of declining populations. Ecology and Evolution 14, e10953.

Vasilikopoulos A, Herlyn H, Fontaneto D, et al. (2024) Whole-genome analyses converge to support the Hemirotifera hypothesis within Syndermata (Gnathifera). Hydrobiologia 851, 2795–2826.


Araujo N, Hellemans S, Roisin Y, Fournier D (2023) Transcriptomic profiling of castes and of sexually and parthenogenetically produced reproductive females in the termite Cavitermes tuberosus. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 171, 350-360.

Araujo NS, Perez R, Willot Q, Defrance M, Aron S (2023) Facing lethal temperatures: heat-shock response in desert and temperate ants. Ecology and Evolution 13, e10438.

Biwolé AB, Hardy OJ, Doucet J-L (2023) Histoire récente de la forêt littorale du sud du Cameroun - Les réponses du passé quant au rôle probable des perturbations humaines sur la composition floristique actuelle. Afriques 14, 1-21.

Bizic M, Brad T, Ionescu D, et al. (2023) Cave Thiovulum (Candidatus Thiovulum stygium) differs metabolically and genomically from marine species. ISME Journal 17, 340-353.

Carrijo TF, Castro D, Wang M, et al. (2023) Diminishing the taxonomic gap in the neotropical soldierless termites: descriptions of four new genera and a new Anoplotermes species (Isoptera, Termitidae, Apicotermitinae). ZooKeys 2023, 317-352.

Carrijo TF, Engel MS, Chouvenc T, et al. (2023) A call to termitologists: it is time to abandon the use of “lower” and “higher” termites. Insectes sociaux 70, 295-299.

Degueldre F, Aron S (2023) Age-related changes in male ant sperm quality. Journal of Zoology 321, 33-39.

Degueldre F, Aron S (2023) Long-term sperm storage in eusocial Hymenoptera. Biological Reviews 98, 567-583.

Degueldre F, Aron S (2023) Sperm competition increases sperm production and quality in Cataglyphis desert ants. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 290, 20230216.

Eyer P-A, Guery P-A, Aron S (2023) Genetic diversity, paternal origin and pathogen resistance in Cataglyphis desert ants. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 77, 81.

Gergonne D, Fougeyrollas R, Poteaux C, et al. (2023) The phylogeography of some soil-feeding termites shaped by the Andes. Organisms Diversity and Evolution 23, 381-394.

Knüsel M, Alther R, Salussolia A, et al. (2023) Phylogenetic structure and molecular species delimitation hint a complex evolutionary history in an Alpine endemic Niphargus clade (Crustacea, Amphipoda). Zoologischer Anzeiger 306, 27-36.

Malek-Hosseini MJ, Flot J-F, Fatemi Y, et al. (2023) The first record of a stygobiotic form of Garra rufa (Heckel, 1843), sympatric with Garra tashanensis Mousavi-Sabet, Vatandoust, Fatemi & Eagderi, 2016 (Teleostei, Cyprinidae), in Iranian subterranean waters. Subterranean Biology 46, 97-127.

Martinet B, Przybyla K, Decroo C, Wattiez R, Aron S (2023a) Proteomic differences in seminal fluid of social insects whose sperm differ in heat tolerance. Royal Society Open Science 10, 231389.

Martinet B, Przybyla K, Michielsens C, Aron S (2023b) Transition in the production of diploid-female to haploid-male eggs in bumblebee colonies: sperm quality or depletion? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 77, 133.

Marynowska M, Sillam-Dussès D, Untereiner B, et al. (2023) A holobiont approach towards polysaccharide degradation by the highly compartmentalised gut system of the soil-feeding higher termite Labiotermes labralis. BMC Genomics 24, 115.

Mascarello M, Lachenaud O, Amalfi M, et al. (2023) Genetic characterization of a group of commercial African timber species: from genomics to barcoding. PLoS ONE 18, e0284732.

Mouton L, Patiño J, Carine M, et al. (2023) Patterns and drivers of beta diversity across geographic scales and lineages in the Macaronesian flora. Journal of Biogeography 50, 858-869.

Perez R, Aron S (2023) Protective role of trehalose in the Namib desert ant, Ocymyrmex robustior. Journal of Experimental Biology 226, jeb245149.

Perez R, Benbachir M, Decroo C, et al. (2023) Cataglyphis desert ants use distinct behavioral and physiological adaptations to cope with extreme thermal conditions. Journal of Thermal Biology 111, 103397.

Redjdal A, Sahnoune M, Moali A, de Biseau J-C (2023) High divergence of cuticular hydrocarbons and hybridization success in two allopatric seven-spot ladybugs. Journal of Chemical Ecology 49, 103-115.

Renard T, Martinet B, Araujo N, Aron S (2023) DNA methylation extends lifespan in the bumblebee Bombus terrestris. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 290, 20232093.

Steenacker M, Tanabe LK, Rusli MU, Fournier D (2023) The influence of incubation duration and clutch relocation on hatchling morphology and locomotor performances of green turtle (Chelonia mydas). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 569, 151954.

Theissinger K, Fernandes C, Formenti G, et al. (2023) How genomics can help biodiversity conservation. Trends in Genetics 39, 545-559.

Vanden Abeele S, Matvijev K, Hardy OJ, et al. (2023) Genetic breaks caused by ancient forest fragmentation: phylogeography of Staudtia kamerunensis (Myristicaceae) reveals distinct clusters in the Congo Basin. Tree Genetics and Genomes 19, 27.

Wang M, Hellemans S, Buček A, et al. (2023) Neoisoptera repeatedly colonised Madagascar after the Middle Miocene climatic optimum. Ecography 2023, e06463.


Arora J, Kinjo Y, Šobotník J, Buček A, Clitheroe C, et al. (2022) The functional evolution of termite gut microbiota. Microbiome 10: 78.

Bhasin OB, Sergeant S, Hardy OJ (2022) Development and characterization of microsatellite markers in the African timber tree species Cylicodiscus gabunensis (Fabaceae). Molecular Biology Reports 49: 11209-11214.

Boom AF, Migliore J, Kaymak E, Meerts P & Hardy OJ (2022) Nuclear ribosomal phylogeny of Brachystegia: new markers for new insights about rain forests and Miombo woodlands evolution. Plant Ecology and Evolution 155: 301-314.

Bouka GUD, Doumenge C, Ekué MRM, Daïnou K, Florence J, et al. (2022) Khaya revisited: genetic markers and morphological analysis reveal six species in the widespread taxon K. anthotheca. Taxon 71: 814-832.

Boutet I, Alves Monteiro HJ, Baudry L, et al. (2022) Chromosomal assembly of the flat oyster (Ostrea edulis L.) genome as a new genetic resource for aquaculture. Evolutionary Applications 15, 1730-1748.

Buček A, Wang M, Šobotník J, Hellemans S, Sillam-Dussès D, et al. (2022) Molecular phylogeny reveals the past transoceanic voyages of drywood termites (Isoptera, Kalotermitidae). Molecular Biology and Evolution 39: msac093.

D'Haijère T, Kaymak E, Boom AF, et al. (2022) Diversification of the orchid genus Tridactyle: origin of endemism on the oceanic islands of São Tomé & Príncipe in the Gulf of Guinea. Journal of Biogeography 49, 523-536.

de Miranda PLS, Dexter KG, Swaine MD, et al. (2022) Dissecting the difference in tree species richness between Africa and South America. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 119, e2112336119.

Farhat S, Bonnivard E, Pales Espinosa E, et al. (2022) Comparative analysis of the Mercenaria mercenaria genome provides insights into the diversity of transposable elements and immune molecules in bivalve mollusks. BMC Genomics 23, 192.

Ferreira RL, Bernard E, da Cruz Júnior FW, Piló LB, Calux A, et al. (2022) Brazilian cave heritage under siege. Science 375: 1238-1239.

Formenti G, Theissinger K, Fernandes C, et al. (2022) The era of reference genomes in conservation genomics. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 37, 197-202.

Gorel AP, Hardy OJ, Dauby G, et al. (2022) Climatic niche lability but growth form conservatism in the African woody flora. Ecology Letters 25, 1164-1176.

Hellemans S, Šobotník J, Lepoint G, Mihaljevič M, Roisin Y, et al. (2022) Termite dispersal is influenced by their diet. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 289: 20220246.

Ilboudo ME, Waongo A, Ndiaye AB, Sankara A, Roisin Y, et al. (2022) Analysis of termite diversity (Blattodea: Isoptera) in the Gourma Province in Eastern Burkina Faso. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science 42: 3115–3125.

Lecocq de Pletincx N, Aron S (2022) Sociogenetic structure, reproductive strategies and queen replacement in the erratic ant (Tapinoma erraticum). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 136, 354-363.

Liang J, Gamarra JGP, Picard N, Zhou M, Pijanowski B, et al. (2022) Co-limitation towards lower latitudes shapes global forest diversity gradients. Nature Ecology and Evolution 6: 1423–1437.

Matvijev K, Dellicour S, Kaymak E, Hardy OJ (2022) Spatially explicit phylogeographical reconstruction sheds light on the history of the forest cover in the Congo Basin. Journal of Biogeography 49: 2256-2268.

Migliore J, Lézine AM, Veuille M, et al. (2022) Origin, persistence, and vulnerability to climate changes of Podocarpus populations in Central African mountains. Forests 13, 208.

Ramírez-Portilla C, Baird AH, Cowman PF, et al. (2022) Solving the coral species delimitation conundrum. Systematic Biology 71, 461-475.

Ramírez-Portilla C, Bieger IM, Belleman RG, et al. (2022) Quantitative three-dimensional morphological analysis supports species discrimination in complex-shaped and taxonomically challenging corals. Frontiers in Marine Science 9, 955582.

Renard T, Gueydan C, Aron S (2022) DNA methylation and expression of the egfr gene are associated with worker size in monomorphic ants. Scientific Reports 12, 21228.

Rodriguez Jimenez A, Guiglielmoni N, Goetghebuer L, Dechamps E, George IF, et al. (2022) Comparative genome analysis of Vagococcus fluvialis reveals abundance of mobile genetic elements in sponge-isolated strains. BMC Genomics 23: 618.

Roisin Y (2022) Schievitermes globicornis, a new genus and species of Termitinae (Blattodea, Termitidae) from French Guiana. ZooKeys 2022, 103-114.

Shen T, Corlett RT, Collart F, et al. (2022) Microclimatic variation in tropical canopies: a glimpse into the processes of community assembly in epiphytic bryophyte communities. Journal of Ecology 110, 3023-3038.

Silva de Miranda PL, Dexter KG, Swaine MD, et al. (2022) Dissecting the difference in tree species richness between Africa and South America. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 119, e2112336119.

Texier N, Lachenaud O, Boupoya A, et al. (2022) Characteristics and determinants of endemic plant taxa in the Gabonese area of endemism. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 107, 1-20.

Van Rossum F & Hardy OJ (2022) Guidelines for genetic monitoring of translocated plant populations. Conservation Biology 36: e13670.

van Spanning RJM, Guan Q, Melkonian C, et al. (2022) Methanotrophy by a Mycobacterium species that dominates a cave microbial ecosystem. Nature Microbiology 7, 2089-2100.

Wang M, Hellemans S, Šobotník J, et al. (2022) Phylogeny, biogeography and classification of Teletisoptera (Blattaria: Isoptera). Systematic Entomology 47: 581-590.

Weber D, Flot J-F, Frantz AC, Weigand AM (2022) Molecular analyses of groundwater amphipods (Crustacea: Niphargidae) from Luxembourg: new species reveal limitations of morphology-based checklists. Zootaxa 5222, 501-533.


Angbonda DMA, Monthe FK, Bourland N, Boyemba F, Hardy OJ (2021) Seed and pollen dispersal and fine-scale spatial genetic structure of a threatened tree species: Pericopsis elata (HARMS) Meeuwen (Fabaceae). Tree Genetics and Genomes 17, 27.

Baird AH, Guest JR, Edwards AJ, et al. (2021) An Indo-Pacific coral spawning database. Scientific Data 8, 35.

Bennett AC, Dargie GC, Cuni-Sanchez A, et al. (2021) Resistance of African tropical forests to an extreme climate anomaly. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 118, e2003169118.

Boom AF, Migliore J, Kaymak E, Meerts P, Hardy OJ (2021) Plastid introgression and evolution of African miombo woodlands: new insights from the plastome‐based phylogeny of Brachystegia trees. Journal of Biogeography 48, 933-946.

Collart F, Wang J, Patino J, et al. (2021) Macroclimatic structuring of spatial phylogenetic turnover in liverworts. Ecography 44, 1474-1485.

Couvreur TLP, Dauby G, Blach-Overgaard A, et al. (In press) Tectonics, climate and the diversification of the tropical African terrestrial flora and fauna. Biological Reviews 96, 16-51.

Cuni-Sanchez A, Sullivan MJP, Platts PJ, et al. (2021) High aboveground carbon stock of African tropical montane forests. Nature 596, 536-542.

Degueldre F, Mardulyn P, Kuhn A, et al. (2021) Evolutionary history of inquiline social parasitism in Plagiolepis ants. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 155, 107016.

Delporte C, Noret N, Vanhaverbeke C, et al. (2021) Does the phytochemical diversity of wild plants like the Erythrophleum genus correlate with geographical origin? Molecules 26, 1668.

ForestPlots.net, Blundo C, Carilla J, Grau R, et al. (2021) Taking the pulse of Earth's tropical forests using networks of highly distributed plots. Biological Conservation  260, 108849.

Fournier D, Aron S (2021) Hybridization and invasiveness in social insects – The good, the bad and the hybrid. Current Opinion in Insect Science 46, 1-9.

Guiglielmoni N, Houtain A, Derzelle A, Van Doninck K, Flot J-F (2021) Overcoming uncollapsed haplotypes in long-read assemblies of non-model organisms. BMC Bioinformatics 22, 303.

Hardy OJ, Dubourg D, Bourguignon M, et al. (2021) A world apart: levels and determinants of excess mortality due to COVID-19 in care homes: the case of the Belgian region of Wallonia during the spring 2020 wave. Demographic Research 45, 1011-1040.

Hellemans S, Deligne J, Roisin Y, Josens G (2021) Phylogeny and revision of the ‘Cubitermes complex’ termites (Termitidae: Cubitermitinae). Systematic Entomology 46, 224-238.

Ilunga-Mulala C, Hatakiwe H, Beeckman H, et al. (2021) Influence of spacing and seed trees on the growth of pericopsis elata saplings during the first twenty months of a planting trial. Biotechnology, Agronomy and Society and Environment 25, 32-44.

Kasongo Yakusu E, Monthe FS, Bourland N, et al. (2021) Entandrophragma: taxonomy and ecology of a genus of african tree species with economic importance. a review. Biotechnology, Agronomy and Society and Environment 25, 140-153.

Kasongo Yakusu E, Louppe D, Monthe FK, et al. (2021) Improved management of species of the African Entandrophragma genus, now listed as vulnerable. Bois & Forets des Tropiques 349, 67-86.

Kastally C, Dellicour S, Hardy OJ, Gilbert M, Mardulyn P (2021) Estimating migration of Gonioctena quinquepunctata (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) inside a mountain range in a spatially explicit context. Insect Systematics and Diversity 5, 8.

Koenen EJM, Ojeda DI, Bakker FT, et al. (2021) The origin of the legumes is a complex paleopolyploid phylogenomic tangle closely associated with the Cretaceous-Paleogene (K-Pg) mass extinction event. Systematic Biology 70, 508-526.

Kuhn A, Aron S, Hardy OJ (2021) Detection of cryptic sex in automictic populations: theoretical expectations and a case study in Cataglyphis desert ants. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 9, 741959.

Lecocq de Pletincx N, Dellicour S, Aron S (2021) The evolution of ant worker polymorphism correlates with multiple social traits. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 75, 113.

Leponce M, Corbara B, Delabie JHC, et al. (2021) Spatial and functional structure of an entire ant assemblage in a lowland Panamanian rainforest. Basic and Applied Ecology 56, 32-44.

Loko YLE, Toffa J, Orobiyi A, et al. (2021) Termites and maize crops: assemblage composition, damage level, and varietal sensitivity in contrasting agro-ecological zones of the Republic of Benin. International Journal of Pest Management 70, 323-340.

Lukicheva S, Flot J-F, Mardulyn P, Eyre-Walker A (2021) Genome assembly of the cold-tolerant leaf beetle Gonioctena quinquepunctata, an important resource for studying its evolution and reproductive barriers between species. Genome Biology and Evolution 13, evab134.

Lukicheva S, Mardulyn P (2021) Whole-genome sequencing reveals asymmetric introgression between two sister species of cold-resistant leaf beetles. Molecular Ecology 30, 4077-4089.

Luambua NK, Hubau W, Salako KV, et al. (2021) Spatial patterns of light‐demanding tree species in the Yangambi rainforest (Democratic Republic of Congo). Ecology and Evolution 11, 18691-18707.

Mascarello M, Amalfi M, Asselman P, et al. (2021) Genome skimming reveals novel plastid markers for the molecular identification of illegally logged African timber species. PLoS ONE 16, e0251655.

Montanari A, Cerveau N, Fiasca B, et al. (2021) Stygobitic crustaceans in an anchialine cave with an archeological heritage at Vodeni Rat (Island of Sveti Klement, Hvar, Croatia). International Journal of Speleology 50, 1-14.

Ouédraogo DY, Hardy OJ, Doucet J-L, et al. (2021) Latitudinal shift in the timing of flowering of tree species across tropical Africa: insights from field observations and herbarium collections. Journal of Tropical Ecology 36, 159-173.

Perez R, de Souza Araujo N, Defrance M, Aron S (2021) Molecular adaptations to heat stress in the thermophilic ant genus Cataglyphis. Molecular Ecology 30, 5503-5516.

Piñeiro R, Hardy OJ, Tovar C, et al. (2021) Contrasting genetic signal of recolonization after rainforest fragmentation in African trees with different dispersal abilities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 118, e2013979118.

Renoz F, Foray V, Ambroise J, et al. (2021) At the gate of mutualism: identification of genomic traits predisposing to insect-bacterial symbiosis in pathogenic strains of the aphid symbiont Serratia symbiotica. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology 11, 660007.

Romero Arias J, Boom A, Wang M, et al. (2021) Molecular phylogeny and historical biogeography of Apicotermitinae (Blattodea: Termitidae). Systematic Entomology 46, 741-756.

Scheffrahn RH, Roisin Y, Akama PD, Obotnk J (2021) Ebogotermes raphaeli, new genus and new species, an African soldierless termite described from the worker caste (Isoptera, Termitidae, Apicotermitinae). Zootaxa 5067, 279-284.

Simion P, Narayan J, Houtain A, et al. (2021) Chromosome-level genome assembly reveals homologous chromosomes and recombination in asexual rotifer Adineta vaga. Science Advances 7, eabg4216.

Terrana L, Flot J-F, Eeckhaut I (2021) ITS1 variation among Stichopathes cf. maldivensis (Hexacorallia: Antipatharia) whip black corals unveils conspecificity and population connectivity at local and global scales across the Indo-Pacific. Coral Reefs 40, 521-533.

Van Campenhout C, De Mendonça R, Alexiou B, et al. (2021) Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) genome sequencing from post-mortem formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded lung tissues. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 23, 1065-1077.

van der Ven RM, Flot J-F, Buitrago-López C, Kochzius M (2021) Population genetics of the brooding coral Seriatopora hystrix reveals patterns of strong genetic differentiation in the Western Indian Ocean. Heredity 126, 351-365.

Vanden Abeele S, Janssens SB, Piñeiro R, Hardy OJ (2021) Evidence of past forest fragmentation in the Congo Basin from the phylogeography of a shade-tolerant tree with limited seed dispersal: Scorodophloeus zenkeri (Fabaceae, Detarioideae). BMC Ecology and Evolution 21, 50.

Weber D, Stoch F, Knight LRFD, Chauveau C, Flot J-F (2021) The genus Microniphargus (Crustacea, Amphipoda): evidence for three lineages distributed across northwestern Europe and transfer from Niphargidae to Pseudoniphargidae. Belgian Journal of Zoology 151, 169-191.

Yakusu EK, Louppe D, Monthe F, et al. (2021) Improved management of species of the African Entandrophragma genus, now listed as vulnerable. Bois et Forêts des Tropiques, 65-44.


Ahossou OD, Daïnou K, Janssens SB, Triest L, Hardy OJ (2020) Species delimitation and phylogeography of African tree populations of the genus Parkia (Fabaceae). Tree Genetics and Genomes 16, 68.

Aron S, Deneubourg J-L (2020) Colony co-founding in ants is an active process by queens. Scientific Reports 10, 13539.

Calusinska M, Marynowska M, Bertucci M, et al. (2020) Integrative omics analysis of the termite gut system adaptation to Miscanthus diet identifies lignocellulose degradation enzymes. Communications Biology 3, 275.

Dagallier LPMJ, Janssens SB, Dauby G, et al. (2020) Cradles and museums of generic plant diversity across tropical Africa. New Phytologist 225, 2196-2213.

de la Estrella M, Cervantes S, Janssens SB, et al. (2020) The impact of rainforest area reduction in the Guineo-Congolian region on the tempo of diversification and habitat shifts in the Berlinia clade (Leguminosae). Journal of Biogeography 47, 2728-2740.

Delhaye G, Hardy OJ, Séleck M, et al. (2020) Plant community assembly along a natural metal gradient in central Africa: functional and phylogenetic approach. Journal of Vegetation Science 31, 151-161.

Delić T, Stoch F, Borko Š, Flot JF, Fišer C (2020) How did subterranean amphipods cross the Adriatic Sea? Phylogenetic evidence for dispersal–vicariance interplay mediated by marine regression–transgression cycles. Journal of Biogeography 47, 1875-1887.

Demenou BB, Migliore J, Heuertz M, et al. (2020) Plastome phylogeography in two African rain forest legume trees reveals that Dahomey Gap populations originate from the Cameroon volcanic line. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 150, 106854.

Donkpegan ASL, Piñeiro R, Heuertz M, et al. (2020) Population genomics of the widespread African savannah trees Afzelia africana and Afzelia quanzensis reveals no significant past fragmentation of their distribution ranges. American Journal of Botany 107, 498-509.

Donkpegan ASL, Doucet J-L, Hardy OJ, Heuertz M, Piñeiro R (2020) Miocene diversification in the savannahs precedes tetraploid rainforest radiation in the African tree genus Afzelia (Detarioideae, Fabaceae). Frontiers in Plant Science 11, 798.

Ewédjè EEBK, Jansen S, Koffi GK, et al. (2020) Species delimitation in the African tree genus Lophira (Ochnaceae) reveals cryptic genetic variation. Conservation Genetics 21, 501-514.

Janssens SB, Couvreur TLP, Mertens A, et al. (2020) A large-scale species level dated angiosperm phylogeny for evolutionary and ecological analyses. Biodiversity Data Journal 8, e39677.

Koenen EJM, Ojeda DI, Steeves R, et al. (2020) Large-scale genomic sequence data resolve the deepest divergences in the legume phylogeny and support a near-simultaneous evolutionary origin of all six subfamilies. New Phytologist 225, 1355-1369.

Kuhn A, Darras H, Paknia O, Aron S (2020) Repeated evolution of queen parthenogenesis and social hybridogenesis in Cataglyphis desert ants. Molecular Ecology 29, 549-564.

Lecocq de Pletincx N, Aron S (2020) Sociogenetic organization of the red honey ant (Melophorus bagoti). Insects 11, 755.

Ledent A, Gauthier J, Pereira M, et al. (2020) What do tropical cryptogams reveal? Strong genetic structure in Amazonian bryophytes. New Phytologist 228, 640-650.

Limasset A, Flot J-F, Peterlongo P, Valencia A (2020) Toward perfect reads: self-correction of short reads via mapping on de Bruijn graphs. Bioinformatics 36, 1374-1381.

Marynowska M, Goux X, Sillam-Dussès D, et al. (2020) Compositional and functional characterisation of biomass-degrading microbial communities in guts of plant fibre- and soil-feeding higher termites. Microbiome 8, 96.

Migliore J, Lézine AM, Hardy OJ (2020) The recent colonization history of the most widespread Podocarpus tree species in Afromontane forests. Annals of Botany 126, 73-83.

Ndiade-Bourobou D, Daïnou K, Hardy OJ, et al. (2020) Revisiting the North-South genetic discontinuity in Central African tree populations: the case of the low-density tree species Baillonella toxisperma. Tree Genetics and Genomes 16, 15.

Nduwarugira D, Drouet T, Havyarimana F, Roisin Y (2020) What factors influence the occurrence of Cubitermes pallidiceps in miombo woodlands in southwestern Burundi? Pedobiologia 80, 150646.

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Leniaud L, Hefetz A, Grumiau L, Aron S (2011) Multiple mating and supercoloniality in Cataglyphis desert ants. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 104, 866-876.

Mardulyn P, Othmezouri N, Mikhailov YE, Pasteels JM (2011) Conflicting mitochondrial and nuclear phylogeographic signals and evolution of host-plant shifts in the boreo-montane leaf beetle Chrysomela lapponica. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61, 686-696.

Micheneau C, Dauby G, Bourland N, Doucet J-L, Hardy OJ (2011) Development and characterization of microsatellite loci in Pericopsis elata (Fabaceae) using a cost-efficient approach. American Journal of Botany 98, 268-270.

Parmentier I, Harrigan RJ, Buermann W, et al. (2011) Predicting alpha diversity of African rain forests: models based on climate and satellite-derived data do not perform better than a purely spatial model. Journal of Biogeography 38, 1164-1176.

Pearcy M, Hardy OJJ, Aron S (2011) Automictic parthenogenesis and rate of transition to homozygosity. Heredity 107, 187-188.

Rejou-Mechain M, Flores O, Bourland N, et al. (2011) Spatial aggregation of tropical trees at multiple spatial scales. Journal of Ecology 99, 1373-1381.

Rejou-Mechain M, Hardy OJ (2011) Properties of similarity indices under niche-based and dispersal-based processes in communities. American Naturalist 177, 589-604.

Roisin Y (2011) Cryptotermes (Isoptera, Kalotermitidae) on Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu: Redescription of Cryptotermes albipes (Holmgren & Holmgren) and description of Cryptotermes penaoru sp. n. ZooKeys 148, 31-40.

Roisin Y, Corbara B, Delsinne T, Orivel J, Leponce M (2011) Termites in Santo: lessons from a survey in the Penaoru area. In: The Natural History of Santo (eds. Bouchet P, Le Guyader H, Pascal O), pp. 128-130. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD), Pro- Natura, Paris.

Roisin Y, Korb J (2011) Social organisation and the status of workers in termites. In: Biology of termites: a modern synthesis (eds. Bignell DE, Roisin Y, Lo N), pp. 133-164. Springer, Dordrecht.

Saad L, Tiebre M-S, Hardy OJ, Mahy G, Vanderhoeven S (2011) Patterns of hybridization and hybrid survival in the invasive alien Fallopia complex (Polygonaceae). Plant Ecology and Evolution 144, 12-18.

Schaefer H, Hardy OJ, Silva L, Barraclough T, Savolainen V (2011) Testing Darwin's naturalization hypothesis in the Azores. Ecology Letters 14, 389-396.

Thurin N, Aron S (2011) No reversion to single mating in a socially parasitic ant. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24, 1128-1134.

Thurin N, Sery N, Guimbretière R, Aron S (2011) Colony kin structure and breeding system in the ant genus Plagiolepis. Molecular Ecology 20, 3251-3260.

Van Rossum F, Stiers I, Van Geert A, Triest L, Hardy OJ (2011) Fluorescent dye particles as pollen analogues for measuring pollen dispersal in an insect-pollinated forest herb. Oecologia 165, 663-674.

Vanderpoorten A, Hardy OJJ, Lambinon J, Raspe O (2011) Two reproductively isolated cytotypes and a swarm of highly inbred, disconnected populations: a glimpse into Salicornia's evolutionary history and challenging taxonomy. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24, 630-644.


Aron S (2010) The little mermaid hosts the 2010 IUSSI World Congress on social interactions. Insectes sociaux 57, 367-370.

Bourguignon T, Scheffrahn RH, Krecek J, et al. (2010) Towards a revision of the Neotropical soldierless termites (Isoptera: Termitidae): redescription of the genus Anoplotermes and description of Longustitermes gen. nov. Invertebrate Systematics 24, 357-370.

Daïnou K, Bizoux J-P, Doucet J-L, et al. (2010) Forest refugia revisited: nSSRs and cpDNA sequences support historical isolation in a wide-spread African tree with high colonization capacity, Milicia excelsa (Moraceae). Molecular Ecology 19, 4462-4477.

Dauby G, Duminil J, Heuertz M, Hardy OJ (2010) Chloroplast DNA polymorphism and phylogeography of a Central African tree species widespread in mature rainforests: Greenwayodendron suaveolens (Annonaceae). Tropical Plant Biology 3, 4-13.

Debout GDG, Frederickson ME, Aron S, Yu DW (2010) Unexplained Split Sex Ratios in the Neotropical Plant-Ant, Allomerus Octoarticulatus Var. Demerarae (Myrmicinae): A Test of Hypotheses. Evolution 64, 126-141.

Delsinne T, Roisin Y, Herbauts J, Leponce M (2010) Ant diversity along a wide rainfall gradient in the Paraguayan dry Chaco. Journal of Arid Environments 74, 1149-1155.

Duminil J, Heuertz M, Doucet J-L, et al. (2010) CpDNA-based species identification and phylogeography: application to African tropical tree species. Molecular Ecology 19, 5469-5483.

Flot J-F (2010) SeqPHASE: a web tool for interconverting phase input/output files and fasta sequence alignments. Molecular Ecology Resources 10, 162-166.

Flot J-F, Couloux A, Tillier S (2010) Haplowebs as a graphical tool for delimiting species: a revival of Doyle's "field for recombination" approach and its application to the coral genus Pocillopora in Clipperton. BMC Evolutionary Biology 10, 372.

Flot J-F, Wörheide G, Dattagupta S (2010) Unsuspected diversity of Niphargus amphipods in the chemoautotrophic cave ecosystem of Frasassi, central Italy. BMC Evolutionary Biology 10, 171.

Hutsemekers V, Hardy OJJ, Mardulyn P, Shaw AJ, Vanderpoorten A (2010) Macroecological patterns of genetic structure and diversity in the aquatic moss Platyhypnidium riparioides. New Phytologist 185, 852-864.

Koffi KG, Heuertz M, Doumenge C, et al. (2010) A combined analysis of morphological traits, chloroplast and nuclear DNA sequences within Santiria trimera (Burseraceae) suggests several species following the Biological Species Concept. Plant Ecology and Evolution 143, 160-169.

Ley A, Hardy OJ (2010) Species delimitation in the Central African herbs Haumania (Marantaceae) using georeferenced nuclear and chloroplastic DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 57, 859-867.

Ndiade-Bourobou D, Hardy OJ, Favreau B, et al. (2010) Long-distance seed and pollen dispersal inferred from spatial genetic structure in the very low-density rainforest tree, Baillonella toxisperma Pierre, in Central Africa. Molecular Ecology 19, 4949-4962.

Perbal L, de Biseau J-C (2010) Les difficultés liées à l'enseignement de la théorie de l'évolution. In: Neutre et engagé. Gestion de la diversité culturelle et des convictions au sein de l'enseignement public belge francophone (eds. Decharneux B, Wolfs J-L), pp. 242-249. EME, Bruxelles.

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Timmermans I, Grumiau L, Hefetz A, Aron S (2010) Mating system and population structure in the desert ant Cataglyphis livida. Insectes sociaux 57, 39-46.

Vanderpoorten A, Raspe O, Risterrucci A, Gohy L, Hardy OJ (2010) Identification and characterization of eight nuclear microsatellite loci in the glasswort genus Salicornia (Amaranthaceae). Belgian Journal of Botany 142, 204-208.

Yedmel MSC, Kadio AA, Hardy OJ, Kouame N, Barbier NS (2010) Impact du feu sur la structure et la composition floristique d'un peuplement forestier de Côte d'Ivoire et interaction avec les traitements sylvicoles. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 40, 1904-1913.


Albaladejo RG, Gonzalez-Martinez SC, Heuertz M, Vendramin GG, Aparicio A (2009) Spatiotemporal mating pattern variation in a wind-pollinated Mediterranean shrub. Molecular Ecology 18, 5195-5206.

Aron S, Steinhauer N, Fournier D (2009) Influence of queen phenotype, investment and maternity apportionment on the outcome of fights in cooperative foundations of the ant Lasius niger. Animal Behaviour 77, 1067-1074.

Bizoux J-P, Daïnou K, Bourland N, Hardy OJ, Heuertz M, Mahy G, Doucet JL (2009) Spatial genetic structure in Milicia excelsa (Moraceae) indicates extensive gene dispersal in a low density wind pollinated tropical tree. Molecular Ecology 18, 4398-4408.

Bourguignon T, Leponce M, Roisin Y (2009a) Insights into the termite assemblage of a neotropical rainforest from the spatio-temporal distribution of flying alates. Insect Conservation and Diversity 2, 153-162.

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Bourguignon T, Sobotnik J, Hanus R, Roisin Y (2009c) Developmental pathways of Glossotermes oculatus (Isoptera, Serritermitidae): at the cross-roads of worker caste evolution in termites. Evolution & Development 11, 659-668.

Cafasso D, Cozzolino S, Vereecken NJ, De Luca P, Chinali G (2009) Organization of a dispersed repeated DNA element in the Zamia genome. Biologia Plantarum 53, 28-36.

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Cournault L, Aron S (2009) Diploid males, diploid sperm production and triploid females in the ant Tapinoma erraticum. Naturwissenschaften 96, 1393-1400.

Cournault L, de Biseau J-C (2009) Hierarchical perception of fertility signals and nestmate recognition cues in two dolichoderine ants. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 63, 1635-1641.

de Biseau J-C, Vantorre T (2009) La classification phylogénétique des êtres vivants : méthodes et concepts adaptés à l’enseignement secondaire. In: Comprendre l'évolution : 150 ans après Darwin (ed. Cobut G), pp. 211-226. de Boeck, Bruxelles.

Duminil J, Hardy OJ, Petit RJ (2009) Plant traits correlated with generation time directly affect inbreeding depression and mating system and indirectly genetic structure. BMC Evolutionary Biology 9, 177.

Duminil J, Di Michele M (2009) Plant species delimitation: a comparison of morphological and molecular markers. Plant Biosystem 143, 528-542.

Foucaud J, Orivel J, Fournier D, et al. (2009) Reproductive system, social organization, human disturbance and ecological dominance in native populations of the little fire ant, Wasmannia auropunctata. Molecular Ecology 18, 5059-5073.

Fournier D, Aron S (2009a) No-male’s land for an Amazonian ant. Current Biology 19, R738-R740.

Fournier D, de Biseau J-C, Aron S (2009b) Genetics, behaviour and chemical recognition of the invading ant Pheidole megacephala. Molecular Ecology 18, 186-199.

Hanus R, Luxova A, Šobotník J, et al. (2009) Sexual communication in the termite Prorhinotermes simplex (Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae) mediated by a pheromone from female tergal glands. Insectes Sociaux 56, 111-118.

Hardy OJ (2009) How fat is the tail? Heredity 103, 437-438.

Kyndt T, Assogbadjo AE, Hardy OJ, et al. (2009) Spatial genetic structuring of baobab (Adansonia digitata, Malvaceae) in the traditional agroforestry systems of West Africa. American Journal of Botany 96, 950-957.

Lenoir A, Aron S, Cerda X, Hefetz A (2009) Cataglyphis desert ants: a good model for evolutionary biology in Darwin’s anniversary year - A review. Israel Journal of Entomology 39, 1-32.

Ley AC, Claßen-Bockhoff R (2009) Pollination syndromes in African Marantaceae. Annals of Botany 104, 15.

Lucas AId, Gonzalez-Martinez SC, Vendramin GG, Hidalgo E, Heuertz M (2009) Spatial genetic structure in continuous and fragmented populations of Pinus pinaster Aiton. Molecular Ecology 18, 4564-4576.

Mardulyn P, Cassens I, Milinkovitch MC (2009a) A comparison of methods constructing evolutionary networks from intraspecific DNA sequences. In: Population Genetics for Animal Conservation (ed. G Bertorelle MB, HC Hauffe, A Rizzoli, C Vernesi), pp. 104-120. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.

Mardulyn P, Mikhailov Y, Pasteels J-M (2009b) Testing phylogeographic hypotheses in a Euro-Siberian cold-adapted leaf beetle with coalescent simulations. Evolution 63, 2717-2729.

Navascués M, Hardy OJ, Burgarella C (2009) Characterization of demographic expansions from pairwise comparisons of linked microsatellite haplotypes. Genetics 181, 1013-1019.

Orivel J, Grangier J, Foucaud J, et al. (2009) Ecologically heterogeneous populations of the invasive ant Wasmannia auropunctata within its native and introduced ranges. Ecological Entomology 34, 504-512.

Parmentier I, Hardy OJ (2009) The impact of ecological differentiation and dispersal limitation on species turnover and phylogenetic structure of inselberg’s plant communities. Ecography 32, 613-622.

Pearcy M, Timmermans I, Allard D, Aron S (2009) Multiple mating in the ant Cataglyphis cursor: testing the sperm limitation and the diploid male load hypotheses. Insectes sociaux 56, 94-102.

Piskorski R, Hanus R, Kalinova B, et al. (2009) Temporal and geographic variations in the morphology and chemical composition of the frontal gland in imagoes of Prorhinotermes species (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 98, 384-392.

Quinet Y, Hamidi R, Ruiz-Gonzalez MX, de Biseau J-C, Longino JT (2009) Crematogaster pygmaea (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae), a highly polygynous and polydomous Crematogaster from northeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 2075, 45-54.

Vereecken NJ (2009) Deceptive behavior in plants. I. Pollination by sexual deception in orchids: a host-parasite perspective. In: Plant environment interactions - From sensory plant biology to active behavior (ed. Baluska F), pp. 203-222. Springer Verlag, Berlin.

Vereecken NJ, Schiestl FP (2009) On the roles of colour and scent in a specialised floral mimicry system. Annals of Botany 104, 1077-84.


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Bourguignon T, Leponce M, Roisin Y (2008) Revision of the Termitinae with snapping soldiers (Isoptera: Termitidae) from New Guinea. Zootaxa, 1-34.

Cournault L, Aron S (2008) Rapid determination of sperm number in ant queens by flow cytometry. Insectes sociaux 55, 283-287.

Delsinne T, Leponce M, Theunis L, Braet Y, Roisin Y (2008) Rainfall influences ant sampling in dry forests. Biotropica 40, 590-596.

Flot J-F, Licuanan WY, Nakano Y, et al. (2008) Mitochondrial sequences of Seriatopora corals show little agreement with morphology and reveal the duplication of a tRNA gene near the control region. Coral Reefs 27, 789-794.

Flot J-F, Magalon H, Cruaud C, Couloux A, Tillier S (2008) Patterns of genetic structure among Hawaiian corals of the genus Pocillopora yield clusters of individuals that are compatible with morphology. Comptes Rendus - Biologies 331, 239-247.

Fournier D, Battaille G, Timmermans I, Aron S (2008a) Genetic diversity, worker size polymorphism and division of labour in the polyandrous ant Cataglyphis cursor. Animal Behaviour 75, 151-158.

Fournier D, Dubois D, Aron S (2008b) Isolation and characterization of microsatellite loci from the invasive ant Pheidole megacephala. Molecular Ecology Resources 8, 919-922.

Gatto L, Mardulyn P, Pasteels J-M (2008) Morphological and mitochondrial DNA analyses indicate the presence of a hybrid zone between two species of leaf beetle (Coleoptera; Chrysomelidae) in Southern Spain. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 94, 105-114.

Hardy OJ (2008) Testing the spatial phylogenetic structure of local communities: statistical performances of different null models and test statistics on a locally neutral community. Journal of Ecology 96, 914-926.

Hardy OJ, Jost L (2008) Interpreting and estimating measures of community phylogenetic structuring. Journal of Ecology 96, 849-852.

Hardy OJ, Pearcy M, Aron S (2008) Small-scale spatial genetic structure in an ant species with sex-biased dispersal. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 93, 465-473.

Hautier L, Grégoire J-C, de Schauwers J, et al. (2008) Intraguild predation by Harmonia axyridis on coccinellids revealed by exogenous alkaloid sequestration. Chemoecology 18, 191-196.

Hutsemekers V, Risterucci AM, Ricca M, et al. (2008) Identification and characterization of nuclear microsatellite loci in the aquatic moss Platyhypnidium riparioides (Brachytheciaceae). Molecular Ecology Resources 8, 1130-1132.

Kapfer G, Rigot T, Holsbeek L, Aron S (2008) Roost and hunting site fidelity of female and juvenile Daubenton's bat Myotis daubentonii (Kuhl, 1817) (Chiroptera : Vespertilionidae). Mammalian Biology 73, 267-275.

Machkour-M'Rabet S, Mardulyn P, Pasteels J-M (2008) Genetic differentiation among European samples of the arctic-alpine leaf beetle, Chrysomela lapponica. Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata 129, 181-188.

Mardulyn P, Vaesen A, Milinkovitch MC (2008) Controlling population evolution in the laboratory to evaluate methods of historical inference. PLoS ONE 3, e2960.

Mayer F, La Spina S, de Biseau J-C, Grégoire J-C (2008) Chemical ecology of interactions between Trypodendron domesticum (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) and beech trees (Fagus sylvatica) subdued by a simulated early gel. Bulletin de la Société Royale Belge d'Entomologie 144, 170-171.

Michez D, Patiny S, Rasmont P, Timmermann K, Vereecken NJ (2008) Phylogeny and host plant evolution in Melittidae s.l. (Hymenoptera: Apoidea). Apidologie 39, 146-162.

Roisin Y (2008) Comment on the proposed conservation of Reticulitermes Holmgren, 1913 (Insecta, Isoptera) by reversal of precedence with Maresa Giebel, 1856. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 65, 136.

Rupf T, Roisin Y (2008) Coming out of the woods: do termites need a specialized worker caste to search for new food sources? Naturwissenschaften 95, 811-819.

Smeesters PR, Mardulyn P, Vergison A, Leplae R, Van Melderen L (2008) Genetic diversity of Group A Streptococcus M protein: Implications for typing and vaccine development. Vaccine 26, 5835-5842.

Sobotnik J, Hanus R, Kalinova B, et al. (2008a) (E,E)-alpha-Farnesene, an alarm pheromone of the termite Prorhinotermes canalifrons. Journal of Chemical Ecology 34, 478-486.

Sobotnik J, Hanus R, Roisin Y (2008b) Agonistic behavior of the termite Prorhinotermes canalifrons (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Journal of Insect Behavior 21, 521-534.

Thurin N, Aron S (2008) Seasonal nestmate recognition in the polydomous ant Plagiolepis pygmaea. Animal Behaviour 75, 1023-1030.

Timmermans I, Hefetz A, Fournier D, Aron S (2008) Population genetic structure, worker reproduction and thelytokous parthenogenesis in the desert ant Cataglyphis sabulosa. Heredity 101, 490-498.

Vanderpoorten A, Devos N, Goffinet B, Hardy OJ, Shaw AJ (2008) The barriers to oceanic island radiation in bryophytes: insights from the phylogeography of the moss Grimmia montana. Journal of Biogeography 35, 654-663.

Vereecken NJ, Schiestl FP (2008) The evolution of imperfect floral mimicry. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 105, 7484–7488.


Aron S, Fournier D (2007) L'énigme de l'altruisme. Science & Avenir - Hors-Série 152, 44-49.

Basset Y, Corbara B, Barrios H, et al. (2007) IBISCA-Panama, a large-scale study of arthropod beta-diversity and vertical stratification in a lowland rainforest: rationale, study sites and field protocols. Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique Entomologie 77, 39-69.

Bourguignon T, Pasteels J-M, Roisin Y (2007) Taxonomy, distribution and host specificity of the termitophile tribe Trichopseniini (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) in New Guinea and adjacent islands. Insect Systematics & Evolution 38, 405-425.

Cloutier D, Hardy OJ, Caron H, et al. (2007) Low inbreeding and high pollen dispersal distances in populations of two Amazonian forest tree species. Biotropica 39, 406-415.

Delsinne T, Roisin Y, Leponce M (2007) Spatial and temporal foraging overlaps in a Chacoan ground-foraging ant assemblage. Journal of Arid Environments 71, 29-44.

Flot J-F (2007) CHAMPURU 1.0: a computer software for unraveling mixtures of two DNA sequences of unequal lengths. Molecular Ecology Notes 7, 974-977.

Flot J-F, Tillier S (2007) The mitochondrial genome of Pocillopora (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) contains two variable regions: the putative D-loop and a novel ORF of unknown function. Gene 401, 80-87.

Magalon H, Flot J-F, Baudry E (2007) Molecular identification of symbiotic dinoflagellates in Pacific corals in the genus Pocillopora. Coral Reefs 26, 551-558.

Foucaud J, Fournier D, Orivel J, et al. (2007) Sex and clonality in the little fire ant. Molecular Biology and Evolution 24, 2465-2473.

Fournier D, Aron S (2007) Le sexe, si nécessaire. Les Dossiers de La Recherche 27, 20-25.

Hardy OJ, Senterre B (2007) Characterizing the phylogenetic structure of communities by an additive partitioning of phylogenetic diversity. Journal of Ecology 95, 493-506.

Kapfer G, Aron S (2007) Temporal variation in flight activity, foraging activity and social interactions by rats around a sub-urban pond. Lutra 50, 9-18.

Mardulyn P (2007) TREES SIFTER 1.0: an approximate method to estimate the time to the most recent common ancestor of a sample of DNA sequences. Molecular Ecology Notes 7, 418-421.

Tiebre MS, Bizoux JP, Hardy OJ, Bailey JP, Mahy G (2007) Hybridization and morphogenetic variation in the invasive alien Fallopia (Polygonaceae) complex in Belgium. American Journal of Botany 94, 1900-1910.

Trontti K, Thurin N, Sundstrom L, Aron S (2007) Mating for convenience or genetic diversity? Mating patterns in the polygynous ant Plagiolepis pygmaea. Behavioral Ecology 18, 298-303.

Valbuena-Carabana M, Gonzalez-Martinez SC, Hardy OJ, Gil L (2007) Fine-scale spatial genetic structure in mixed oak stands with different levels of hybridization. Molecular Ecology 16, 1207-1219.

Vereecken NJ, Mahé G (2007) Larval aggregations of the blister beetle Stenoria analis (Schaum) (Coleoptera: Meloidae) sexually deceive patrolling males of their host, the solitary bee Colletes hederae Schmidt & Westrich (Hymenoptera: Colletidae). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 43, 493–496.

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Bourguignon T, Roisin Y (2006a) Revision of the termitophilous tribe Pseudoperinthini (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) in New Guinea. Insect Systematics & Evolution 37, 443-456.

Bourguignon T, Roisin Y (2006b) A new genus and three new species of termitophilous staphylinids (Coleoptera: Staplylinidae) associated with Schedorhinotermes (Isoptera : Rhinotermitidae) in New Guinea. Sociobiology 48, 395-407.

Flot J-F, Tillier A, Samadi S, Tillier S (2006) Phase determination from direct sequencing of length-variable DNA regions. Molecular Ecology Notes 6, 627-630.

Hardy OJ, Maggia L, Bandou E, et al. (2006) Fine-scale genetic structure and gene dispersal inferences in 10 Neotropical tree species. Molecular Ecology 15, 559-571.

Pearcy M, Aron S (2006) Local resource competition and sex ratio in the ant Cataglyphis cursor. Behavioral Ecology 17, 569-574.

Pearcy M, Hardy O, Aron S (2006) Thelytokous parthenogenesis and its consequences on inbreeding in an ant. Heredity 96, 377-382.

Roisin Y, Dejean A, Corbara B, et al. (2006) Vertical stratification of the termite assemblage in a neotropical rainforest. Oecologia 149, 301-311.

Schrempf A, Aron S, Heinze J (2006) Sex determination and inbreeding depression in an ant with regular sib-mating. Heredity 97, 75-80.

Tripet F, Fournier D, Nonacs P, Keller L (2006) Kin recognition and the paradoxical patterns of aggression between colonies of a Mojave desert Pheidole ant. Insectes sociaux 53, 127-135.

Trontti K, Aron S, Sundstrom L (2006) The genetic population structure of the ant Plagiolepis xene - Implications for genetic vulnerability of obligate social parasites. Conservation Genetics 7, 241-250.


Aron S, de Menten L, Van Bockstaele DR, Blank SM, Roisin Y (2005) When hymenopteran males reinvented diploidy. Current Biology 15, 824-827.

Cassens I, Mardulyn P, Milinkovitch M (2005) Evaluating intraspecific "network" construction methods using simulated sequence data: do existing algorithms outperform the global maximum parsimony approach? Systematic Biology 54, 363-372.

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Estoup A, Fournier D (2005) Guerre des sexes chez une fourmi : reproduction clonale des mâles et des reines. M/S Médecine Sciences 21, 907-909.

Fournier D, Estoup A, Orivel J, et al. (2005a) Clonal reproduction by males and females in the little fire ant. Nature 435, 1230-1234.

Fournier D, Foucaud J, Loiseau A, et al. (2005b) Characterization and PCR multiplexing of polymorphic microsatellite loci for the invasive ant Wasmannia auropunctata. Molecular Ecology Notes 5, 239-242.

Heredia A, de Biseau J-C, Quinet Y (2005) Toxicity of the venom in three neotropical Crematogaster ants (Formicidae : Myrmicinae). Chemoecology 15, 235-242.

Hites NL, Mourao MAN, Araujo FO, et al. (2005) Diversity of the ground-dwelling ant fauna (Hymenoptera : Formicidae) of a moist, montane forest of the semi-arid Brazilian "Nordeste". Revista De Biologia Tropical 53, 165-173.

Mardulyn P, Milinkovitch MC (2005) Inferring contemporary levels of gene flow and demographic history in a local population of the leaf beetle Gonioctena olivacea from mitochondrial DNA sequence variation. Molecular Ecology 14, 1641-1653.

Michaux JR, Hardy OJ, Justy F, et al. (2005) Conservation genetics and population history of the threatened European mink Mustela lutreola, with an emphasis on the west European population. Molecular Ecology 14, 2373-2388.

Parmentier I, Stevart T, Hardy OJ (2005) The inselberg flora of Atlantic Central Africa. I. Determinants of species assemblages. Journal of Biogeography 32, 685-696.

Passera L, Aron S (2005) Les Fourmis. Comportement, organisation sociale, évolution Presses scientifiques du Conseil National de Recherches du Canada, Université de Western Ontario.

Quinet Y, Tekule N, de Biseau J-C (2005) Behavioural interactions between Crematogaster brevispinosa rochai forel (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and two Nasutitermes species (Isoptera: Termitidae). Journal of Insect Behavior 18, 1-17.

Scheffrahn RH, Krecek J, Szalanski AL, Austin JW, Roisin Y (2005) Synonymy of two arboreal termites (Isoptera: Termitidae: Nasutitermitinae): Nasutitermes corniger from the neotropics and N.polygynus from New Guinea. Florida Entomologist 88, 28-33.

Theunis L, Gilbert M, Roisin Y, Leponce M (2005) Spatial structure of litter-dwelling ant distribution in a subtropical dry forest. Insectes sociaux 52, 366-377.

Trontti K, Aron S, Sundstrom L (2005) Inbreeding and kinship in the ant Plagiolepis pygmaea. Molecular Ecology 14, 2007-2015.


Aron S, Passera L, Keller L (2004) Evolution of miniaturisation in inquiline parasitic ants: timing of male elimination in Plagiolepis pygmaea, the host of Plagiolepis xene. Insectes sociaux 51, 395-399.

de Biseau J-C, Passera L, Daloze D, Aron S (2004) Ovarian activity correlates with extreme changes in cuticular hydrocarbon profile in the highly polygynous ant, Linepithema humile. Journal of Insect Physiology 50, 585-593.

Fournier D, Aron S, Keller L (2004) Significant reproductive skew in the facultatively polygynous ant Pheidole pallidula. Molecular Ecology 13, 203-210.

Hardy OJ, Gonzalez-Martinez SC, Colas B, et al. (2004a) Fine-scale genetic structure and gene dispersal in Centaurea corymbosa (Asteraceae). II. Correlated paternity within and among sibships. Genetics 168, 1601-1614.

Hardy OJ, Gonzalez-Martinez SC, Freville H, et al. (2004b) Fine-scale genetic structure and gene dispersal in Centaurea corymbosa (Asteraceae) I. Pattern of pollen dispersal. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 17, 795-806.

Hardy OJ, Sonke B (2004) Spatial pattern analysis of tree species distribution in a tropical rain forest of Cameroon: assessing the role of limited dispersal and niche differentiation. Forest Ecology and Management 197, 191-202.

Helms KR, Fournier D, Keller L, Passera L, Aron S (2004) Colony sex ratios in the facultatively polygynous ant Pheidole pallidula: a reanalysis with new data. Evolution 58, 1141-1142.

Heuertz M, Fineschi S, Anzidei M, et al. (2004a) Chloroplast DNA variation and postglacial recolonization of common ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.) in Europe. Molecular Ecology 13, 3437-3452.

Heuertz M, Hausman JF, Hardy OJ, et al. (2004b) Nuclear microsatellites reveal contrasting patterns of genetic structure between western and southeastern European populations of the common ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.). Evolution 58, 976-988.

Kelly BA, Hardy OJ, Bouvet JM (2004) Temporal and spatial genetic structure in Vitellaria paradoxa (shea tree) in an agroforestry system in southern Mali. Molecular Ecology 13, 1231-1240.

Leponce M, Theunis L, Delabie JHC, Roisin Y (2004) Scale dependence of diversity measures in a leaf-litter ant assemblage. Ecography 27, 253-267.

Marlier J-F, Quinet Y, de Biseau J-C (2004) Defensive behaviour and biological activities of the abdominal secretion in the ant Crematogaster scutellaris (Hymenoptera : Myrmicinae). Behavioural Processes 67, 427-440.

Pasteels J-M, Daloze D, de Biseau JC, Termonia A, Windsor DM (2004) Patterns in host-plant association and defensive toxins produced by neotropical chrysomeline beetles. New developments in the biology of Chrysomelidae, 669-676.

Pearcy M, Aron S, Doums C, Keller L (2004a) Conditional use of sex and parthenogenesis for worker and queen production in ants. Science 306, 1780-1783.

Pearcy M, Clemencet J, Chameron S, Aron S, Doums C (2004b) Characterization of nuclear DNA microsatellite markers in the ant Cataglyphis cursor. Molecular Ecology Notes 4, 642-644.

Roisin Y, Leponce M (2004) Characterizing termite assemblages in fragmented forests: A test case in the Argentinian Chaco. Austral Ecology 29, 637-646.

Vekemans X, Hardy OJ (2004) New insights from fine-scale spatial genetic structure analyses in plant populations. Molecular Ecology 13, 921-935.


Aron S, De Menten L, Van Bockstaele D (2003) Brood sex ratio determination by flow cytometry in ants. Molecular Ecology Notes 3, 471-475.

Cameron SA, Mardulyn P (2003) The major opsin gene is useful for inferring higher level phylogenetic relationships of the corbiculate bees. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 28, 610-613.

de Menten L, Niculita H, Gilbert M, Delneste D, Aron S (2003) Fluorescence in situ hybridization: a new method for determining primary sex ratio in ants. Molecular Ecology 12, 1637-1648.

Fenster CB, Vekemans X, Hardy OJ (2003) Quantifying gene flow from spatial genetic structure data in a metapopulation of Chamaecrista fasciculata (Leguminosae). Evolution 57, 995-1007.

Fournier D, Keller L, Passera L, Aron S (2003) Colony sex ratios vary with breeding system but not relatedness asymmetry in the facultatively polygynous ant Pheidole pallidula. Evolution 57, 1336-1342.

Hardy OJ (2003) Estimation of pairwise relatedness between individuals and characterization of isolation-by-distance processes using dominant genetic markers. Molecular Ecology 12, 1577-1588.

Hardy OJ, Charbonnel N, Freville H, Heuertz M (2003) Microsatellite allele sizes: A simple test to assess their significance on genetic differentiation. Genetics 163, 1467-1482.

Heuertz M, Vekemans X, Hausman JF, Palada M, Hardy OJ (2003) Estimating seed vs. pollen dispersal from spatial genetic structure in the common ash. Molecular Ecology 12, 2483-2495.

Laurent P, Hamdani A, Braekman J-C, et al. (2003) New 1-alk(en)yl-1,3,5-trihydroxycyclohexanes from the Dufour gland of the African ant Crematogaster nigriceps. Tetrahedron Letters 44, 1383-1386.

Mardulyn P, Termonia A, Milinkovitch M (2003) Structure and evolution of the mitochondrial control region of leaf beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae): a hierarchical analysis of nucleotide sequence variation. Journal of Molecular Evolution 2003, 38-45.

Parmentier D, Roisin Y (2003) Caste morphology and development in Termitogeton nr.planus (Insects, Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae). Journal of Morphology 255, 69-79.

Passera L, Aron S (2003) Within-colony relatedness asymmetry and social conflicts in ants. M/S Médecine Sciences 19, 453-458.

Roisin Y (2003) Cryptotermes chacoensis, a new species from native south American inland habitats (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae). Sociobiology 42, 319-327.

Roisin Y, Aron S (2003) Split sex ratios in perennial social hymenoptera: A mixed evolutionary stable strategy from the queens' perspective? American Naturalist 162, 624-637.


Fournier D, Aron S, Milinkovitch MC (2002) Investigation of the population genetic structure and mating system in the ant Pheidole pallidula. Molecular Ecology 11, 1805-1814.

Hardy OJ, Vekemans X (2002) SPAGEDi: a versatile computer program to analyse spatial genetic structure at the individual or population levels. Molecular Ecology Notes 2, 618-620.

Keller L, Fournier D (2002) Lack of inbreeding avoidance in the Argentine ant Linepithema humile. Behavioral Ecology 13, 28-31.

Roisin Y, Lenz M (2002) Origin of male-biased sex allocation in orphaned colonies of the termite, Coptotermes lacteus. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 51, 472-479.

Vanderhoeven S, Hardy O, Vekemans X, et al. (2002) A morphometric study of populations of the Centaurea jacea complex (Asteraceae) in Belgium. Plant Biology 4, 403-412.

Whitfield JB, Mardulyn P, Austin AD, Dowton M (2002) Phylogenetic relationships among microgastrine braconid wasp genera based on data from the 16S, COI and 28S genes and morphology. Systematic Entomology 27, 337-359.


Aron S (2001) Reproductive strategy: an essential component in the success of incipient colonies of the invasive Argentine ant. Insectes sociaux 48, 25-27.

Aron S, Keller L, Passera L (2001) Role of resource availability on sex, caste and reproductive allocation ratios in the Argentine ant Linepithema humile. Journal of Animal Ecology 70, 831-839.

Cameron SA, Mardulyn P (2001) Multiple molecular data sets suggest independent origins of highly eusocial behavior in bees (Hymenoptera:Apinae). Systematic Biology 50, 194-214.

Fournier D, Keller L (2001) Partitioning of reproduction among queens in the Argentine ant, Linepithema humile. Animal Behaviour 62, 1039-1045.

Hardy OJ, De Loose M, Vekemans X, Meerts P (2001) Allozyme segregation and inter-cytotype reproductive barriers in the polyploid complex Centaurea jacea. Heredity 87, 136-145.

Hardy OJ, Vekemans X (2001) Patterns of allozyme variation in diploid and tetraploid Centaurea jacea at different spatial scales. Evolution 55, 943-954.

Leclercq S, Charles S, Daloze D, et al. (2001) Absolute configuration of anabasine from Messor and Aphaenogaster ants. Journal of Chemical Ecology 27, 945-952.

Mardulyn P (2001) Phylogeographiy of the Vosges mountains populations of Gonioctena pallida (Coleoptra: Chrysomelidae): a nested clade analysis of mitochondrial DNA haplotypes. Molecular Ecology 10, 1751-1763.

Passera L, Aron S, Vargo EL, Keller L (2001a) Queen control of sex ratio in fire ants. Science 293, 1308-1310.

Passera L, Gilbert M, Aron S (2001b) Social parasitism in ants: effects of the inquiline parasite Plagiolepis xene St. on queen distribution and worker production of its host Plagiolepis pygmaea Latr. Insectes sociaux 48, 74-79.

Plasman V, Plehiers M, Braekman J-C, et al. (2001) Chemical defense in Platyphora kollari Baly and Leptinotarsa behrensi Harold (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Hypotheses on the origin and evolution of leaf beetles toxins. Chemoecology 11, 107-112.

Roisin Y (2001) Caste sex ratios, sex linkage, and reproductive strategies in termites. Insectes sociaux 48, 224-230.


Aron S, Passera L (2000) Les sociétés animales. Evolution de la coopération et organisation sociale De Boeck Université.

de Biseau J-C, Pasteels J-M (2000) Response thresholds to recruitment signals and the regulation of foraging intensity in the ant Myrmica sabuleti (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Behavioural Processes 48, 137-148.

Disney RHL, Roisin Y (2000) The first termitophilous scuttle fly (Diptera: Phoridae) reported from Papua New Guinea. Sociobiology 35, 17-24.

Eeckhaut I, McHugh D, Mardulyn P, et al. (2000) Myzostomida: a link between trochozoans and flatworms? Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 267, 1383-1392.

Hardy OJ, Vanderhoeven S, De Loose M, Meerts P (2000a) Ecological, morphological and allozymic differentiation between diploid and tetraploid knapweeds (Centaurea jacea) from a contact zone in the Belgian Ardennes. New Phytologist 146, 281-290.

Hardy OJ, Vanderhoeven S, Meerts P, Vekemans X (2000b) Spatial autocorrelation of allozyme and quantitative markers within a natural population of Centaurea jacea (Asteraceae). Journal of Evolutionary Biology 13, 656-667.

Leclercq S, de Biseau J-C, Braekman J-C, et al. (2000a) Furanocembranoid diterpenes as defensive compounds in the Dufour gland of the ant Crematogaster brevispinosa rochai. Tetrahedron 56, 2037-2042.

Leclercq S, de Biseau J-C, Daloze D, et al. (2000b) Five new furanocembrenoids from the venom of the ant Crematogaster brevispinosa ampla from Brazil. Tetrahedron Letters 41, 633-637.

Miura T, Roisin Y, Matsumoto T (2000) Molecular phylogeny and biogeography of the nasute termite genus Nasutitermes (Isoptera : Termitidae) in the Pacific tropics. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 17, 1-10.

Roisin Y (2000) Diversity and evolution of caste patterns. Termites: Evolution, Sociality, Symbioses, Ecology, 95-119.

Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (2000) The genus Microcerotermes (Isoptera: Termitidae) in New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. Invertebrate Taxonomy 14, 137-174.

Tiedemann R, Hardy O, Vekemans X, Milinkovitch MC (2000) Higher impact of female than male migration on population structure in large mammals. Molecular Ecology 9, 1159-1163.


Aron S, Campan E, Boomsma JJ, Passera L (1999a) Social structure and split sex ratios in the ant Pheidole pallidula. Ethology Ecology & Evolution 11, 209-227.

Aron S, Passera L (1999) Mode of colony foundation influences the primary sex ratio in ants. Animal Behaviour 57, 325-329.

Aron S, Passera L, Keller L (1999b) Evolution of social parasitism in ants: size of sexuals, sex ratio and mechanisms of caste determination. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 266, 173-177.

Hardy OJ, Vekemans X (1999) Isolation by distance in a continuous population: reconciliation between spatial autocorrelation analysis and population genetics models. Heredity 83, 145-154.

Leponce M, Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1999) Community interactions between ants and arboreal-nesting termites in New Guinea coconut plantations. Insectes sociaux 46, 126-130.

Mardulyn P, Cameron SA (1999) The major opsin in bees (Insecta: Hymenoptera): a promising nuclear gene for higher level phylogenetics. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 12, 168-176.

Mardulyn P, Whitfield JB (1999) Phylogenetic signal in the COI, 16S, and 28S genes for inferring relationships among genera of Microgastrinae (Hymenoptera; Braconidae): evidence of a high diversification rate in this group of parasitoids. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 12, 282-294.

Roisin Y (1999) Philopatric reproduction, a prime mover in the evolution of termite sociality? Insectes sociaux 46, 297-305.

Roisin Y, Lenz M (1999) Caste developmental pathways in colonies of Coptotermes lacteus (Froggatt) headed by primary reproductives (Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae). Insectes sociaux 46, 273-280.


Daloze D, de Biseau J-C, Leclercq S, et al. (1998) (13E,15E,18Z,20Z)-1-hydroxypentacosa-13,15,18,20-tetraen-11-yn-4-one 1-acetate, from the venom of a Brazilian Crematogaster ant. Tetrahedron Letters 39, 4671-4672.

Miura T, Roisin Y, Matsumoto T (1998) Developmental pathways and polyethism of neuter castes in the processional nasute termite Hospitalitermes medioflavus (Isoptera : Termitidae). Zoological Science 15, 843-848.

Scheffrahn RH, Krecek J, Su NY, et al. (1998a) Extreme mandible alteration and cephalic phragmosis in a drywood termite soldier (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae: Cryptotermes) from Jamaica. Florida Entomologist 81, 238-240.

Scheffrahn RH, Roisin Y, Su NY (1998b) Greater Antillean Nasutitermitinae (Isoptera: Termitidae): Paravitermes dominicanae, a new subterranean termite from Hispaniola. Florida Entomologist 81, 179-187.

Schulz S, Beccaloni G, Nishida R, et al. (1998) 2,5-dialkyltetrahydrofurans, common components of the cuticular lipids of Lepidoptera. Zeitschrift Fur Naturforschung C-a Journal of Biosciences 53, 107-116.


Bonabeau E, Theraulaz G, Deneubourg J-L, Aron S, Camazine S (1997) Self-organization in social insects. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 12, 188-193.

de Biseau J-C, Quinet Y, Deffernez L, Pasteels J-M (1997) Explosive food recruitment as a competitive strategy in the ant Myrmica sabuleti (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Insectes sociaux 44, 59-73.

Leclercq S, Braekman J-C, Kaisin M, et al. (1997) Venom constituents of three species of Crematogaster ants from Papua New Guinea. Journal of Natural Products 60, 1143-1147.

Leponce M, Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1997) Structure and dynamics of the arboreal termite community in New Guinean coconut plantations. Biotropica 29, 193-203.

Mardulyn P, Milinkovitch MC, Pasteels J-M (1997) Phylogenetic analyses of DNA and allozyme data suggest that Gonioctena leaf beetles (Coleoptera; Chrysomelidae) experienced convergent evolution in their history of host-plant family shifts. Systematic Biology 46, 722-747.


Dobler S, Mardulyn P, Pasteels J-M, Rowell-Rahier M (1996) Host-plant switches and the evolution of chemical defense and life history in the leaf beetle genus Oreina. Evolution 50, 2373-2386.

Horel A, Krafft B, Aron S (1996) Socialisation processes and behavioural preadaptations in spiders. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 121, 31-37.

Keller L, Aron S, Passera L (1996) Internest sex-ratio variation and male brood survival in the ant Pheidole pallidula. Behavioral Ecology 7, 292-298.

Knoll S, Rowell-Rahier M, Mardulyn P, Pasteels J-M (1996) Spatial genetic structure of leaf beetle species with special emphasis on alpine populations. In: Chrysomelidae Biology, vol.1: The classification, phylogeny and genetics (ed. Cox PHAJaML), pp. 379-388. SPB Academic Publishing, Amsterdam.

Krecek J, Scheffrahn RH, Roisin Y (1996) Greater Antillean Nasutitermitinae (Isoptera: Termitidae): Constrictotermes guantanamensis, a new subterranean termite from eastern Cuba. Florida Entomologist 79, 180-187.

Leponce M, Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1996a) Reproductive mechanisms and dynamics of habitat colonization in Microcerotermes biroi (Isoptera: Termitidae). Ecological Entomology 21, 178-184.

Leponce M, Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1996b) Intraspecific interactions in a community of arboreal nesting termites (Isoptera: Termitidae). Journal of Insect Behavior 9, 799-817.

Passera L, Aron S (1996) Early sex discrimination and male brood elimination by workers of the Argentine ant. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 263, 1041-1046.

Roisin Y (1996) Castes in humivorous and litter-dwelling neotropical nasute termites (Isoptera, Termitidae). Insectes sociaux 43, 375-389.

Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1996) The nasute termites (Isoptera: Nasutitermitinae) of Papua New Guinea. Invertebrate Taxonomy 10, 507-616.

Roisin Y, Scheffrahn RH, Krecek J (1996) Generic revision of the smaller nasute termites of the Greater Antilles (Isoptera, Termitidae, Nasutitermitinae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 89, 775-787.

Schulz S, Steffensky M, Roisin Y (1996) Identification and synthesis of elymniafuran, a new monoterpene from the butterfly Elymnias thryallis. Liebigs Annalen, 941-946.


Aron S, Passera L (1995) Les fourmis : entente cordiale ou conflit fratricide ? La Recherche, 25-27.

Aron S, Vargo EL, Passera L (1995) Primary and secondary sex-ratios in monogyne colonies of the ant. Animal Behaviour 49, 749-757.

Leponce M, Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1995) Environmental influences on the arboreal nesting termite community in New Guinean coconut plantations. Environmental Entomology 24, 1442-1452.

Passera L, Aron S, Bach D (1995) Elimination of sexual brood in the argentine ant Linepithema humile - Queen effect and brood recognition. Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata 75, 203-212.

Roisin Y (1995) Humivorous nasute termites (Isoptera: Nasutitermitinae) from the Panama Canal area. Belgian Journal of Zoology 125, 283-300.

Scheffrahn RH, Roisin Y (1995) Antillean Nasutitermitinae (Isoptera: Termitidae): Parvitermes collinsae, a new subterranean termite from Hispaniola and redescription of P.pallidiceps and P.wolcotti. Florida Entomologist 78, 585-600.


Aron S, Passera L, Keller L (1994) Queen-worker conflict over sex-ratio. A comparison of primary and secondary sex-ratios in the argentine ant, Iridomyrmex humilis. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 7, 403-418.

de Biseau J-C, Pasteels J-M (1994) Regulated food recruitment through individual behavior of scouts in the ant, Myrmica sabuleti (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Journal of Insect Behavior 7, 767-777.

de Biseau J-C, Schuiten M, Pasteels J-M, Deneubourg J-L (1994) Respective contributions of leader and trail during recruitment to food in Tetramorium bicarinatum (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Insectes sociaux 41, 241-254.

Mardulyn P, Pasteels J-M (1994) Coding allozyme data using step matrices - Defining new original states for the ancestral taxa. Systematic Biology 43, 567-572.

Renson B, Merlin P, Daloze D, et al. (1994) Biosynthesis of tetraponerine-8, a defense alkaloid of the ant Tetraponera sp. Canadian Journal of Chemistry 72, 105-109.

Roisin Y (1994) Intragroup conflicts and the evolution of sterile castes in termites. American Naturalist 143, 751-765.


Aron S, Beckers R, Deneubourg J-L, Pasteels J-M (1993) Memory and chemical communication in the orientation of 2 mass-recruiting ant species. Insectes sociaux 40, 369-380.

Braekman JC, Remacle A, Roisin Y (1993) Soldier defensive secretion of 3 Amitermes species. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 21, 661-666.

Everaerts C, Roisin Y, Lequere JL, Bonnard O, Pasteels J-M (1993) Sesquiterpenes in the frontal gland secretions of Nasute soldier termites from New Guinea. Journal of Chemical Ecology 19, 2865-2879.

Mardulyn P, Godden B, Echezarreta PA, et al. (1993) Changes in humus microbiological activity-induced by the substitution of the natural beech forest by Norway spruce in the Belgian Ardennes. Forest Ecology and Management 59, 15-27.

Passera L, Aron S (1993a) Social-control over the survival and selection of winged virgin queens in an ant without nuptial flight, Iridomyrmex humilis. Ethology 93, 225-235.

Passera L, Aron S (1993b) Factors controlling dealation and egg laying in virgin queens of the Argentine ant Linepithema humile (Mayr) (equals Iridomyrmex humilis). Psyche 100, 51-63.


Aron S (1992) Queen retrieval in the argentine ant. Experientia 48, 694-697.

Cariou-Etienne A, Aron S, Passera L (1992) Queen attractivity in the Argentine ant Iridomyrmex humilis (Mayr). Behavioural Processes 27, 179-186.

Roisin Y (1992) Development of nonreproductive castes in the neotropical termite genera Cornitermes, Embiratermes and Rhynchotermes (Isoptera, Nasutitermitinae). Insectes sociaux 39, 313-324.


Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1991a) Polymorphism in the giant cocoa termite, Neotermes papua (Desneux). Insectes sociaux 38, 263-272.

Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1991b) Sex-ratio and asymmetry between the sexes in the production of replacement reproductives in the termite, Neotermes papua (Desneux). Ethology Ecology & Evolution 3, 327-335.


Deneubourg J-L, Aron S, Goss S, Pasteels J-M (1990) The self-organizing exploratory pattern of the Argentine ant. Journal of Insect Behavior 3, 159-168.

Everaerts C, Bonnard O, Pasteels J-M, Roisin Y, Konig WA (1990) (+)-Alpha-pinene in the defensive secretion of Nasutitermes princeps (Isoptera, Termitidae). Experientia 46, 227-230.

Roisin Y (1990a) Reversibility of regressive molts in the termite Neotermes papua. Naturwissenschaften 77, 246-247.

Roisin Y (1990b) Queen replacement in the termite Microcerotermes papuanus. Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata 56, 83-90.

Roisin Y, Everaerts C, Pasteels J-M, Bonnard O (1990) Caste-dependent reactions to soldier defensive secretion and chiral alarm recruitment pheromone in Nasutitermes princeps. Journal of Chemical Ecology 16, 2865-2875.

Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1990) Coptophysa and Coptophysella, two new genera of physogastric termitophilous staphylinids associated with Coptotermes in Papua New Guinea (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae). Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Entomologie, 179-184.


Aron S, Pasteels J-M, Deneubourg J-L (1989) Trail-laying behavior during exploratory recruitment in the argentine ant, Iridomyrmex humilis (Mayr). Biology of Behaviour 14, 207-217.

Francke W, Schulz S, Sinnwell V, Konig WA, Roisin Y (1989) Epoxytetrahydroedulan, a new terpenoid from the hairpencils of Euploea (Lep, Danainae) butterflies. Liebigs Annalen Der Chemie, 1195-1201.

Goss S, Aron S, Deneubourg J-L, Pasteels J-M (1989) Self-organized shortcuts in the Argentine ant. Naturwissenschaften 76, 579-581.


Aron S, Deneubourg J-L, Pasteels J-M (1988) Visual cues and trail-following idiosyncrasy in Leptothorax unifasciatus - an orientation process during foraging. Insectes sociaux 35, 355-366.

Everaerts C, Pasteels J-M, Roisin Y, Bonnard O (1988a) Variations intra- et interspécifiques des sécretions défensives de divers Nasutitermes de Nouvelle-Guinée. Actes des Colloques Insectes Sociaux 4, 43-50.

Everaerts C, Pasteels J-M, Roisin Y, Bonnard O (1988b) The monoterpenoid fraction of the defensive secretion in Nasutitermitinae from Papua New-Guinea. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 16, 437-444.

Pasteels J-M, Roisin Y, Everaerts C, et al. (1988) Morphological and chemical-criteria in the taxonomy of Nasutitermes from Papua New-Guinea (Isoptera, Termitidae). Sociobiology 14, 193-206.

Roisin Y (1988a) The caste-system of Parrhinotermes browni (Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae). Sociobiology 14, 21-28.

Roisin Y (1988b) Morphology, development and evolutionary significance of the working stages in the caste-system of Prorhinotermes (Insecta, Isoptera). Zoomorphology 107, 339-347.


Deneubourg J-L, Aron S, Goss S, Pasteels J-M (1987) Error, communication and learning in ant societies. European Journal of Operational Research 30, 168-172.

Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1987) Caste developmental potentialities in the termite Nasutitermes novarumhebridarum. Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata 44, 277-287.

Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M, Braekman JC (1987) Soldier diterpene patterns in relation with aggressive-behavior, spatial-distribution and reproduction of colonies in Nasutitermes princeps. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 15, 253-261.


Aron S, Pasteels J-M, Deneubourg J-L, Boeve J-L (1986) Foraging recruitment in Leptothorax unifasciatus - The influence of foraging area familiarity and the age of the nest-site. Insectes sociaux 33, 338-351.

Roisin Y, Pasteels J-M (1986) The reproductive function in 3 Neo-Guinean Nasutitermes species (Isoptera, Termitidae). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 22, 129-137.

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