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- McNew, S. M. (2017). Alien invasion: Biology of Philornis flies highlighting P. downsi, an introduced parasite of Galapagos birds. Annual Review of Entomology.
- Heimpel, G. E (2017). Invasive parasites and the fate of Darwin’s finches in the Galapagos Islands: the case of the Vegetarian Finch. Wilson Journal of Ornithology. Vol. 129, 345-349.
- McNew, S. M. (2017). Epigenetic variation between urban and rural populations of Darwin’s finches. BMC Evolutionary Biology.
- Knutie, S. A. (2017). Tri-trophic ecology of native parasitic nest flies of birds in Tobago. Ecosphere-Open Access Journal.
- Does allopreening control avian ectoparasites? Biology Letters 12: 20160362. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2016.0362.
- Galápagos mockingbirds tolerant introduced parasites that threaten Darwin’s finches. Ecology 97:940-950.
- Does anti-parasite behavior improve with experience? Experimental test of the priming hypothesis. Behavioural Ecology doi: 10.1093/beheco/arw032.
- Clayton, D. H., S. E. Bush and K. P. Johnson. 2016. Coevolution of life on hosts: Integrating ecology and history. University of Chicago Press. 320 pages, 16 color plates, 110 halftones, 3 line drawings, 4 tables.
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- Society for the Study of Evolution, Portland OR.
- American Museum of Natural History, New York.
- Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley.
- Plenary lecture, Entomological Society of Canada Annual Meeting, Winnipeg.
- Illinois Natural History Survey, University of Illinois, Urbana.
- Douglas Schemske Retirement Symposium, University of Illinois, Chicago.
- North American Ornithological Conference, Washington D. C.
- Ecology and Evolutionary Biology class, University of Connecticut (Skype).
- Centre Méditerranéen Environnement et Biodiversité, Montpellier, France.
- Society for the Study of Evolution, Austin TX
- Larada Sciences, 4rd Service Provider Summit, Park City, Utah .
- Institute for High Mountain Biology, Žilina University, Slovak Republic.
- Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest.
- Dept. of Biology, University of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
- Larada Sciences, 3rd Service Provider Summit, Park City, Utah.
- Galápagos symposium, AAAS Pacific Division, San Francisco (Knutie).
- Departmental Seminar, Dept. of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City.
- Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series, University of Utah, Salt Lake City.
- Arthropods & Wildlife symposium, Entomol. Soc. America, Minneapolis (Knutie).