Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Formica, Vincent A., Whitney Larsen*, Corlett W. Wood, R. Eileen Butterfield*, Helen Hougen* & Edmund D. Brodie III. Published Online. Sexual selection on social network position in a wild population of forked fungus beetles (Bolitotherus cornutus). Journal of Evolutionary Biology [PDF]

Formica, Vincent A., Joel W. McGlothlin, Malcolm E. Augat*, Mollie E. Barnard*, R. Eileen. Butterfield*, Corlett W. Wood*, & Edmund D. Brodie III. 2011. Phenotypic social selection in a wild population of forked fungus beetles (Bolitotherus cornutus). Evolution, 65, 2771 - 2781. [PDF]

Vincent A. Formica, Malcolm E. Augat*, Mollie E. Barnard*, R. Eileen Butterfield*, Corlett W. Wood*, & Edmund D. Brodie III. 2010. Using spatial analysis to define social networks in wild populations of insects. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 35, 1199 -1208 [PDF]

Vincent A. Formica & Elaina M. Tuttle. 2009. Examining the Social Landscapes of Alternative Reproductive Strategies. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 22, 2395 – 2408 [PDF]

Alison E. Holliday, Faye M. Walker*, Edmund D. Brodie III, Vincent A. Formica. 2009. Differences in Defensive Volatiles in the Forked Fungus Beetle, Bolitotherus Cornutus, Living On Two Species Of Fungus. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 35,1302–1308 [PDF]

Elaina M. Tuttle, Ryan J. Jensen, Vincent A. Formica, & Rusty A. Gonser. 2006. Using Remote Sensing Image Texture to Study Habitat Use Patterns:  A Case Study Using the Polymorphic White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis). Global Ecology and Biogeography, 15, 349 – 357 [PDF]

Vincent A. Formica, Rusty A. Gonser, Scott M. Ramsay, & Elaina M. Tuttle. 2004. Spatial Dynamics of Alternative Reproductive Strategies:  The Role of Neighbors.  Ecology, 85, 1125-1136 [PDF]

* Undergraduate collaborators

Submited Manuscripts

Kyle M. Benowitz*, Edmund D. Brodie III, & Vincent A. Formica. In Revision. Morphological correlates of a sexually dimorphic performance trait. Submitted to PLOS One

Hannah M.Donald*, Corlett W. Wood, Kyle M. Benowitz*, Rebecca M. Johnson*, Edmund D. Brodie III, & Vincent A. Formica. In Revision. Non-destructive sampling of high-quality, insect DNA from reflexive bleeding. Submitted to Molecular Ecology Resources

* Undergraduate collaborators

Manuscripts in Preperation

Ian Perkins-Taylor*, Edmund D. Brodie III, & Vincent A. Formica. In Prep. Morphological correlates of courtship behavior in the forked fungus beetle (Bolitotherus cornutus). To be submitted to Journal of Insect Behavior.

Nelson J. Milano*, Edmund D. Brodie III, & Vincent A. Formica. In Prep. No Evidence for trade offs between testes size and body size a horned tenebrionid beetle (Bolitotherus cornutus). To be submitted to Journal of Insect Physiology.

* Undergraduate collaborators