Selected Publications

Latest Publications by PI (since 2017)

Martins, K. T., Normandin, É., & Ascher, J. S. (2017). Hylaeus communis (Hymenoptera: Colletidae), a new exotic bee for North America with generalist foraging and habitat preferences. The Canadian Entomologist, 1–14.

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Latest Online Publication

Minckley, R. L. and J. S. Ascher. 2013. Preliminary survey of bee (Hymenoptera: Anthophila) richness in the northwestern Chihuahuan Desert. Pp. 138-143 in Gottfried, G. J.; Ffolliott, P. F., Gebow, B. S., Eskew, L.G., Collins, L. C., comps. Merging science and management in a rapidly changing world: Biodiversity and management of the Madrean Archipelago III; 2012 May 1-5; Tucson, AZ. Proceedings. RMRS-P-67. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station.

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Online Databases

Ascher, J. S. and J. Pickering. 2015. Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila). [Draft 44, 30 July 2015]
Bee species guide:
Bee species world checklist:

Ascher, J. S. and J. Pickering. 2009-2016. Discover Life/FAO World Bee Diversity: Interactive checklists of world bees by country.

Ascher, J. S. 2006-2016. AMNH BEE specimen database.
Species list:

Ascher, J. S. 2006-2016. AMNH BEES species occurrence database.

Ascher, J. S., C. Eardley, T. Griswold, G. A. R. Melo, A. Polaszek, M. Ruggiero, P. Williams, K. Walker, and N. Warrit. 2008. Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) World Bee Checklist:

Ascher, J. S. 2006-2016. Discover life album: John Ascher and friends.
Species list: