Publications

MacGown, J. A., Schiefer, T. L., and M. G. Branstetter. 2015. First record of the genus Leptanilloides (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Dorylinae) from the United States. Zootaxa 2:392-400. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4006.2.10 [pdf] [web]

Faircloth, B. C., M. G. Branstetter, N. D. White, and S. G. Brady. 2015. Target enrichment of ultraconserved elements from arthropods provides a genomic perspective on relationships among Hymenoptera. Molecular Ecology Resources. 15:489-501. doi:10.1111/1755-0998.12328. [pdf] [web]

Longino, J. T., M. G. Branstetter, and R. K. Colwell. 2014. How ants drop out: ant abundance on tropical mountains. PLoS ONE 9(8): e104030. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0104030. [pdf] [web]

Branstetter, M. G. 2013. Revision of the Middle American clade of the ant genus Stenamma Westwood (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae). ZooKeys 295:1-277. doi:10.3897/zookeys.295.4905. [pdf] [web]

Branstetter, M. G. 2012. Origin and diversification of the cryptic ant genus Stenamma Westwood (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), inferred from multilocus molecular data, biogeography, and natural history. Systematic Entomology 37: 478-496. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2012.00624.x. [Won Best Paper Award for 2011-2012]. [pdf] [web]

Branstetter, M. G., and L. Sáenz. 2012. Las hormigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) de Guatemala. Pp. 221-268 in: Cano, E. B., and J. C. Schuster (eds). Biodiversidad de Guatemala. Volumen 2. Universidad del Valle de Guatemala, Guatemala, iv + 328 pp. [español] [pdf]

Branstetter, M. G. 2009. The ant genus Stenamma Westwood (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) redefined, with a description of a new genus Propodilobus. Zootaxa 2221: 41-57. [pdf] [web]