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Bruchid References  A - E | F - H | I - R | S - Z

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Anton, K.-W. 2000. Five new species of the Callosobruchus chinensis group from the Oriental Region and Australia (Coleoptera: Bruchidae: Bruchinae). Genus 11: 13-28.

Appleby, J.H., and P.F. Credland. 2001. Bionomics and polymorphism in Callosobruchus subinnotatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Bulletin of Entomological Research 91: 235-244.

Arnqvist, G., T. Nilsson, and M. Katvala. 2004. Mating rate and fitness in female bean weevils. Behavioral Ecology 16: 123-127.

Baskin, J.M., and C.C. Baskin. 1977. Predation of Cassia marilandica seeds by Sennius abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 104: 61-64.

Bellows, T. S. Jr. 1982a. Analytical models for laboratory populations of Callosobruchus chinensis and C. maculatus (Coleoptera, Bruchidae). Journal of Animal Ecology 51: 263-87.

Bellows, T. S. Jr. 1982b. Simulation models for laboratory populations of Callosobruchus chinensis and C. maculatus. Journal of Animal Ecology 51: 597-623.

Bellows, T.S. Jr. 1990. Population processes and dynamics of laboratory populations of Callosobruchus spp. In Bruchids and Legumes: economics, ecology and coevolution (Fujii, K., Johnson, C.D., Gatehouse, A.G., Mitchell, R.D., and T. Yoshida, eds.), pp. 373-383. Kluwer Academic Press.

Bellows, T.S. Jr., and M.P. Hassell. 1984. Models for interspecific competition in laboratory populations of Callosobruchus spp. Journal of Animal Ecology 53: 831-848.

Bellows, T.S. Jr., and M.P. Hassell. 1988. The dynamics of age-structured host-parasitoid interactions. Journal of Animal Ecology 57: 259-268.

Bhattacharya, B., and T.C. Banerjee. 2000. Divergent life-history traits of Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) infesting stored pulses. Oriental Insects 34: 203-214.

Bhattacharya, B., and T.C. Banerjee. 2001. Factors affecting egg-laying behavior and fecundity of Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) infesting stored pulses. Oriental Insects 35: 373-386.

Bieri, B., and T.J. Kawecki. 2003. Genetic architecture of differences between populations of cowpea weevil Callosobruchus maculatus evolved in the same environment. Evolution 57: 274-287.

Center, T.D., and C.D. Johnson. 1974. Coevolution of some seed beetles (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) and their hosts. Ecology 55: 1096-1103.

Chiu, Y., and F.J. Messina. 1994. Effect of experience on host preference in Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): variability among populations. Journal of Insect Behavior 7: 503-515.

Colgoni, A. and S.M. Vamosi. 2006. Sexual dimorphism and allometry in two seed beetles (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Entomological Science 9: 171-179.

Cope, J. M., and C.W. Fox. 2003. Oviposition decisions in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): effects of seed size on superparasitism. Journal of Stored Products Research 39: 355-365.

Crudgington, H., and M.T. Siva-Jothy. 2000. Genital damage, kicking and early death. Nature 407: 855-856.

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Farrell, B.D., and A.S. Sequeira. 2004. Evolutionary rates in the adaptive radiation of beetles on plants. Evolution 58: 1984-2001.

Fox, C.W. 1993. A quantitative genetic analysis of oviposition preference and larval performance on two hosts in the bruchid beetle, Callosobruchus maculatus. Evolution 47: 166-175.

Fox, C.W. 1993. Multiple mating, lifetime fecundity and female mortality of the bruchid beetle Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Functional Ecology 7: 203-208.

Fox, C.W. 1993. The influence of maternal age and mating frequency on egg size and offspring performance in Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Oecologia 96: 139-146.

Fox, C.W. 1994. The influence of egg size on offspring performance in the seed beetle, Callosobruchus maculatus. Oikos 71: 321-325.

Fox, C.W. 1994. Maternal and genetic influences on egg size and larval performance in a seed beetle: multigenerational transmission of a maternal effect? Heredity 73: 509-517.

Fox, C.W. 1997. The ecology of body size in a seed beetle, Stator limbatus: persistence of environmental variation across generations? Evolution 51: 1005-1010.

Fox, C.W. 1997. Egg size manipulations in the seed beetle, Stator limbatus: consequences for progeny growth. Canadian Journal of Zoology 75: 1465-1473.

Fox, C.W. 1998. Genetic and maternal influences on body size and development time in the seed beetle, Stator limbatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 91: 128-134.

Fox, C.W. 2000. Natural selection on seed beetle egg size in the field and the lab: variation among environments. Ecology 81: 3029-3035.

Fox, C.W. 2000. Maternal effects in insect-plant interactions: lessons from a desert seed beetle. Recent Research Developments in Entomology 3: 71-93.

Fox, C.W., and M.E. Czesak. 2000. Evolutionary ecology of progeny size in arthropods. Annual Review of Entomology 45: 341-369.

Fox, C.W., and H. Dingle. 1994. Dietary mediation of maternal age effects on offspring performance in a seed beetle (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Functional Ecology 8: 600-606.

Fox, C.W., and D.L. Hickman. 1994. Influence of oviposition substrate on female receptivity to multiple mating in Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 87: 395-398.

Fox, C.W., and T.A. Mousseau. 1995. Asymmetrical reproductive isolation between Stator limbatus (Horn) and S. beali Johnson (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 49: 179-181.

Fox, C.W., and T.A. Mousseau. 1995. Determinants of clutch size and seed preference in a seed beetle, Stator beali (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Environmental Entomology 24: 1557-1561.

Fox, C.W., and T.A. Mousseau. 1996. Larval host plant affects the fitness consequences of egg size in the seed beetle Stator limbatus. Oecologia 107: 541-548.

Fox, C.W., and U.M. Savalli. 1998. Inheritance of environmental variation in body size: superparasitism of seeds affects grand-progeny body size via a non-genetic maternal effect. Evolution 52: 172-182.

Fox, C.W., and U.M. Savalli. 2000. Maternal effects mediate diet expansion in a seed-feeding beetle. Ecology 81: 3-7.

Fox, C.W., and M. Tatar. 1994. Oviposition substrate affects adult mortality, independent of reproduction, in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus. Ecological Entomology 19: 108-110.

Fox, C.W., M.E. Czesak, and U.M. Savalli. 1999. Environmentally-based maternal effects on development time in the seed beetle, Stator pruininus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): consequences of larval density. Environmental Entomology 28: 217-223.

Fox, C.W., A.D. Harbin, and T.A. Mousseau. 1996. Suitability of a non-host palo verde for development of Stator limbatus (Coleoptera; Bruchidae) larvae. The Pan-Pacific Entomologist 72: 31-36.

Fox, C.W., L.A. McLennan, and T.A. Mousseau. 1995. Male body size affects female lifetime reproductive success in a seed beetle. Animal Behaviour 50: 281-284.

Fox, C.W., J.A. Nilsson, and T.A. Mousseau. 1997. The ecology of diet expansion in a seed-feeding beetle - pre-existing variation, rapid adaptation and maternal effects? Evolutionary Ecology 11: 183-194.

Fox, C.W., M.S. Thakar, and T.A. Mousseau. 1997. Egg size plasticity in a seed beetle: an adaptive maternal effect. American Naturalist 149: 149-163.

Fox, C.W., K.J. Waddell, and T.A. Mousseau. 1994. Host-associated fitness variation in a seed beetle (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): evidence for local adaptation to a poor quality host. Oecologia 99: 329-336.

Fox, C.W., K.J. Waddell, and T.A. Mousseau. 1995. Parental host plant affects offspring life histories in a seed beetle. Ecology 76: 402-411.

Fox, C.W., M.E. Czesak, T.A. Mousseau and D.A. Roff. 1999. The evolutionary genetics of an adaptive maternal effect: egg size plasticity in a seed beetle. Evolution 53: 552-560.

Fox, C.W., D.L. Hickman, E.L. Raleigh, and T.A. Mousseau. 1995. Paternal investment in a seed beetle (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): influence of male size, age, and mating history. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 88: 100-103.

Fox, C.W., J.D. Martin, M.S. Thakar, and T.A. Mousseau. 1996. Clutch size manipulations in two seed beetles, Stator limbatus and S. beali: Consequences for progeny fitness. Oecologia 108: 88-94.

Fox, C.W., K.J. Waddell, J. des Lauriers, and T.A. Mousseau. 1997. Seed beetle survivorship, growth and egg size plasticity in a paloverde hybrid zone. Ecological Entomology 22: 416-424.

Fricke, C., and G. Arnqvist. 2004. Divergence in replicated phylogenies: the evolution of partial post-mating prezygotic isolation in bean weevils. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 17: 1345-1354.

Fricke, C., G. Arnqvist, and N. Amaro. 2006. Female modulation of reproductive rate and its role in postmating prezygotic isolation in Callosobruchus maculatus. Functional Ecology 20: 360-368.

Fujii, K. 1968. Studies on interspecies competition between the azuki bean weevil and the southern cowpea weevil. III. Some characteristics of strains of two species. Researches on Population Ecology 10: 87-98.

Fujii, K. 1969. Studies on interspecies competition between the azuki bean weevil and the southern cowpea weevil. IV. Competition between strains. Researches on Population Ecology 11: 84-91.

Fujii, K. 1970. Studies on interspecies competition between the azuki bean weevil and the southern cowpea weevil. V. The role of adult behavior in competition. Researches on Population Ecology 12: 233-42.

Fukatsu T., and M. Shimada. 1999. Molecular characterization of Rickettsia sp. in a bruchid beetle Kytorhinus sharpianus. Applied Entomology and Zoology 34: 391-397.

Gauthier N., A. Sanon, and J. Huignard. 1999. Interspecific relations between two sympatric species of Hymenoptera, Dinarmus basalis (Rond) and Eupelmus vuilleti (Crw) ectoparasitoids of the bruchid Callosobruchus maculatus. Journal of Insect Behavior 12: 399-413.

Guntrip, J., R.M. Sibly, and G.J. Holloway. 1997. The effect of novel environment and sex on the additive genetic variation and covariation in and between emergence body weight and development period in the cowpea weevil, Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera, Bruchidae). Heredity 78: 158-165.

Guntrip, J., and R.M. Sibly. 1998. Phenotypic plasticity, genotype-by-environment interaction and the analysis of generalism and specialization in Callosobruchus maculatus. Heredity 81: 198-204.

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Ijichi, N., N. Kondo, R. Matsumoto, M. Shimada, and T. Fukatsu. 2002. Internal spatio-temporal population dynamics of triple infection with Wolbachia in Callosobruchus chinensis (Insecta: Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 68: 4074-4080.

Ishihara, M., and M. Shimada. 1993. Female-biased sex ratio in a wild bruchid seed-predator, Kytorhinus sharpianus. I. Larval competition and other factors. Ecological Entomology 18: 54-60.

Ishihara, M., and M. Shimada. 1994. Causes of reproductive inactivity and the recovery of reproductive ability in post-diapause females of a multivoltine bruchid, Kytorhinus sharpianus. Annals of Entomological Society of America 87: 532-537.

Ishihara, M., and M. Shimada. 1995. Photoperiodic induction of larval diapause and temperature-dependent termination in a wild multivoltine bruchid, Kytorhinus sharpianus. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 75: 127-135.

Ishihara, M., and M. Shimada. 1995. Trade-off in allocation of metabolic reserves: effects on diapause on egg production and adult longevity in a multivoltine bruchid, Kytorhinus sharpianus. Functional Ecology 9: 618-624.

Ishihara, M., and M. Shimada. 1996. Bi- and trivoltine complex life cycles in a Kanto (Japan) population of a wild bruchid Kytorhinus sharpianus. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 79: 247-253.

Ishihara M., and M. Shimada. 1999. Geographical variation in photoperiodic response for diapause induction between univoltine and multivoltine populations of Kytorhinus sharpianus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Environmental Entomology 28: 195-200.

Jermy, T., and Á. Szentesi. 2003. Evolutionary aspects of host plant specialisation - a study on bruchids (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Oikos 101: 207-215.

Johnson, C.D. 1981. Interactions between bruchid (Coleoptera) feeding guilds and behavioral patterns of fruits of the Leguminosae. Environmental Entomology 10: 249-253.

Johnson, C.D. 1990. Six new species of Acanthoscelides from North and Central America. Coleopterists Bulletin 44: 3-18.

Johnson, C.D., and D.H. Siemens. 1991. Expanded oviposition range by a seed beetle (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) in proximity to a normal host. Environmental Entomology 20: 1577-1582.

Johnson, C.D., and D.H. Siemens. 1992. Observations on host plant and biogeographical differences in bruchid beetles in southern Ecuador. Biotropica 24: 195-199.

Johnson, C.D., and J. Romero. 2004. A review of evolution of oviposition guilds in the Bruchidae (Coleoptera). Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 48: 401-408.

Kondo N., M. Shimada, and T. Fukatsu. 1999. High prevalence of Wolbachia in the azuki bean beetle Callosobruchus chinensis (Coleoptera, Bruchidae). Zoological Science 16: 955-962.

Kondo N., N. Ijichi, M. Shimada, and T. Fukatsu. 2002. Prevailing triple infection with Wolbachia in Callosobruchus chinensis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Molecular Ecology 11: 167-180.

Kurota, H., and M. Shimada. 2001. Photoperiod- and temperature-dependent induction of larval diapause in a multivoltine bruchid, Bruchidius dorsalis. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 99: 361-369.

Kurota, H., and M. Shimada. 2002. Geographical variations in seasonal population dynamics of Bruchidius dorsalis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): constraints by temperature and its host plant phenology. Environmental Entomology 31: 469-475.

Maklakov, A.A., N. Kremer, and G. Arnqvist. 2005. Adaptive male effects on female ageing in seed beetles. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 272: 2485-2489.

Maklakov, A.A., N. Kremer, and G. Arnqvist. 2006. Ageing and the evolution of female resistance to remating in seed beetles. Biology Letters 2: 62-64.

Messina, F.J. 1990. Alternative life-histories in Callosobruchus maculatus: environmental and genetic bases. In Bruchids and Legumes: economics, ecology and coevolution (Fujii, K., Johnson, C.D., Gatehouse, A.G., Mitchell, R.D., and T. Yoshida, eds.), pp. 303-315. Kluwer Academic Press.

Messina, F.J. 1991. Life-history variation in a seed beetle: adult egg-laying vs. larval competitive ability. Oecologia 85: 447-455.

Messina, F.J. 1991. Competitive interactions between larvae from divergent strains ot the cowpea weevil (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Environmental Entomology 20: 1438-1443.

Messina, F.J., S.L. Gardner, and G.E. Morse. 1991. Host discrimination by egg-laying seed beetles: causes of population differences. Animal Behaviour 41: 773-779.

Messina, F.J., and T.R. Tinney. 1991. Discrimination between self and non-self eggs by egg-laying seed beetles: causes of population differences. Ecological Entomology 16: 509-512.

Messina, F.J. 1993. Heritability and 'evolvability' of fitness components in Callosobruchus maculatus. Heredity 71: 623-629.

Messina, F.J., and J.A. Dickinson. 1993. Egg-laying behavior in divergent strains of the cowpea weevil (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): time budgets and transition matrices. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 86: 207-214.

Messina, F.J., and A.F. Slade. 1997. Inheritance of host-plant choice in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 90: 848-855.

Messina, F.J., and A.F. Slade. 1999. Expression of a life-history trade-off in a seed beetle depends on environmental context. Physiological Entomology 24: 358-363.

Messina, F.J. 2003. Adaptation to a novel host modifies host discrimination by the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus. Animal Behaviour 65: 501-507.

Messina, F.J., and J.D. Fry. 2003. Environment-dependent reversal of a life history trade-off in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 16: 501-509.

Moller, H., R.H. Smith, and R.M. Sibly. 1989a. Evolutionary demography of a bruchid beetle I. Quantitative genetical analysis of the female life history. Functional Ecology 3: 673-681.

Moller, H., R.H. Smith, and R.M. Sibly. 1989b. Evolutionary demography of a bruchid beetle. II. Physiological manipulations. Functional Ecology 3: 683-691.

Moller, H., R.H. Smith, and R.M. Sibly. 1990. Evolutionary demography of a bruchid beetle. III Correlated responses to selection and phenotypic plasticity. Functional Ecology 4: 489-493.

Pajni, H.R., and P.K. Tewari. 2002. Uscana indica, sp. nov. (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) from the eggs of Bruchidius pygomaculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Oriental Insects 36: 29-34.

Redmon, S.G., T.G. Forrest, and G.P. Markin. 2000. Biology of Bruchidius villosus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) on Scotch broom in North Carolina. Florida Entomologist 83: 242-253.

Rönn, J., M. Katvala, and G. Arnqvist. 2006. The costs of mating and egg production in Callosobruchus seed beetles. Animal Behaviour 72: 335-342.

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Sanon, A., P.A. Ouedraogo, Y. Tricault, P.F. Credland, and J. Huignard. 1998. Biological control of bruchids in cowpea stores by release of Dinarmus basalis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalide) adults. Environmental Entomology 27: 717-725.

Sari, L.T., C.S. Ribeiro-Costa, and A.C.S. Medeiros. 2002. Insects associated with seeds of Lonchocarpus muehlbergianus Hassl. (Fabaceae) in Tres Barras, Parana, Brazil. Neotropical Entomology 31: 483-486.

Savalli, U.M., and C.W. Fox. 1998. Sexual selection and the fitness consequences of male body size in the seed beetle, Stator limbatus. Animal Behaviour 55: 473-483.

Savalli, U.M., and C.W. Fox. 1998. Genetic variation in paternal investment in a seed beetle. Animal Behaviour 56: 953-96.

Savalli, U.M., and C.W. Fox. 1999. The effects of male size, age, and mating behavior on sexual selection in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus. Ecology, Ethology and Evolution 11: 49-60.

Savalli, U.M., and C.W. Fox. 1999. Effect of male mating history on paternal investment, fecundity, and female remating in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus. Functional Ecology 13: 169-177.

Savalli, U.M., and C.W. Fox. 2002. Proximate mechanisms influencing egg size plasticity in the seed beetle, Stator limbatus. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95: 724-734.

Savalli, U.M., M.E. Czesak and C.W. Fox. 2000. Paternal investment in the seed beetle, Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): variation among populations. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 93: 1173-1178.

Schmale, I., F.L. Wäckers, C. Cardona, and S. Dorn. 2001. Control potential of three hymenopteran parasitoid species against the bean weevil in stored beans: the effect of adult parasitoid nutrition on longevity and progeny production. Biological Control 21: 134-139.

Schmale, I., F.L. Wäckers, C. Cardona, and S. Dorn. 2002. Field infestation of Phaseolus vulgaris by Acanthoscelides obtectus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae), parasitoid abundance, and consequences for storage pest control. Environmental Entomology 31: 859-863.

Schmale, I., F.L. Wäckers, C. Cardona, and S. Dorn. 2006. Biological control of the bean weevil, Acanthoscelides obtectus (Say) (Col.: Bruchidae), by the native parasitoid Dinarmus basalis (Rondani) (Hym.: Pteromalidae) on small-scale farms in Colombia. Journal of Stored Products Research 42: 31-41.

Shimada, M. 1989. Systems analysis of density-dependent population processes in the azuki bean weevil, Callosobruchus chinensis. Ecological Research 4: 145-156.

Shimada, M. 1988. Dry bean infestation and oviposition without feeding by a wild multivoltine bean weevil, Kytorhinus sharpianus Bridwell (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology 23: 459-467.

Shimada, M. 1990. Preadaptation of a wild bean weevil, Kytorhinus sharpianus Bridwell (Coleoptera: Bruchidae), for infesting the storage green gram, Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek (Leguminosae). Applied Entomology and Zoology 25: 132-134.

Shimada, M. 1990. Comparison of the density-dependent population process between laboratory and wild strains of Callosobruchus chinensis (L.). In Bruchids and Legumes: economics, ecology and coevolution (Fujii, K., Johnson, C.D., Gatehouse, A.G., Mitchell, R.D., and T. Yoshida, eds.), pp. 361-371. Kluwer Academic Press.

Shimada, M., and M. Ishihara. 1990. Contagious egg-distribution on host pods and avoidance of pods received eggs in a wild bruchid Kytorhinus sharpianus. Researches on Population Ecology 32: 407-417.

Shimada, M., and M. Ishihara. 1991. Two types of overwintering larvae in a wild multivoltine bruchid Kytorhinus sharpianus Bridwell (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology 26: 289-297.

Shimada, M., and M. Tuda. 1996. Delayed density dependence and oscillatory population dynamics in overlapping-generation systems of a seed beetle Callosobruchus chinensis: matrix population model. Oecologia 105: 116-125.

Shimada, M., H. Kurota, and Y. Toquenaga. 2001. Regular distribution of larvae and resource monopolization in the seed beetle Bruchidius dorsalis boring the Japanese honey locust seeds, Gleditsia japonica. Population Ecology 43: 245-252.

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Siemens, D.H., C.D. Johnson, and R.L. Woodman. 1991. Determinants of host range in bruchid beetles. Ecology 72: 1560-1566.

Siemens, D.H., and C.D. Johnson. 1992. Density-dependent egg parasitism as a determinant of clutch size in bruchid beetles (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Environmental Entomology 21: 610-619.

Siemens, D.H., C.D. Johnson, and K. Ribardo. 1992. Alternative seed defense mechanisms in congeneric plants. Ecology 736: 2152-2166.

Siemens, D.H., B.E. Ralston, and C.D. Johnson. 1994. Alternative seed defence mechanisms in a palo verde (Fabaceae) hybrid zone: effects on bruchid beetle abundance. Ecological Entomology 19: 381-390.

Siemens, D.H., and C.D. Johnson. 1996. Bruchid oviposition patterns beneath guanacaste trees (Mimosaceae) in Venezuela: probable consequences of extinct seed dispersers. Biotropica 28: 96-104.

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Tuda, M. 1996. Temporal/spatial structure and the dynamical property of laboratory host-parasitoid systems. Researches on Population Ecology 38: 133-140.

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Tuda, M., and M. Shimada. 1995. Developmental schedules and persistence of experimental host-parasitoid systems at two different temperatures. Oecologia 103: 283-291.

Tuda, M., Fukatsu, T., and M. Shimada. 1995. Species differentiation of bruchid beetles (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) analyzed by mitochondrial DNA polymorphism. Applied Entomology and Zoology 30: 377-380.

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Tuda, M., J. Rönn, S. Buranapanichpan, N. Wasano, and G. Arnqvist. 2006. Evolutionary diversification of the bean beetle genus Callosobruchus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): traits associated with stored-product pest status. Molecular Ecology 15: 3541-3551.

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