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Ferreira F, Fonseca DM, Hamilton G, Price D. 2020. Metagenomic analysis of human-biting cat fleas in urban northeastern United States of America reveals and emerging zoonotic pathogen Scientific Reports

Occi JL, Robbins R, Egizi A, Fonseca DM. 2020. First Record of Carios kelleyi (Cooley and Kohls) (Acari: Ixodida: Argasidae) in New Jersey, USA and implications for public health. Journal of Medical EntomologySep 9:tjaa189. doi: 10.1093/jme/tjaa189. Online ahead of print

Lemanski NJ, Schwab SR, Fonseca DM, Fefferman, NH 2020 Coordination among neighbors improves the efficacy of mosquito-borne disease control despite economic costs. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases

Egizi AE [26 co-authors including JL Occi] Fonseca DM. 2020. First glimpse into the origin and epidemiological spread of the Asian longhorned tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis, in the United States. Zoonoses and Public Health 67:6.

Occi J, Egizi A, Goncalves A, Fonseca DM. 2020. New Jersey-wide survey of spotted fever Rickettsia (Proteobacteria: Rickettsiaceae) in Dermacentor variabilis and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodida: Ixodidae). American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Online early

Valentin RE, Fonseca DM, Gable S, Kyle K, Hamilton, GC, Nielsen AL, Lockwood JL. 2020. Moving eDNA surveys onto land: strategies for active eDNA aggregation to detect invasive forest insects.  Molecular Ecology Resources.


Healy KB, Dugas E, Fonseca DM. 2019. Development of a Degree-Day Model to Predict Egg Hatch of Aedes albopictus. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 35(4):249-257. doi: 10.2987/19-6841.1.

Motoki MT, Fonseca DM, Miot EF, Demari-Silva B, Thammavong P, Chonephetsarath S, Phommavanh, Hertz JC, Kittayapong P, Brey PT, Marcombe S. 2019. Population genetics of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in its native range in Lao People’s Democratic Republic. Parasites and Vectors 12(1): 1-12.

Dusfour I, Vontas J, David J-P, Weetman D, Fonseca DM, Corbel V, Raghavendra K, Coulibaly MB, Martins AJ, Kasai S, Chandre F. 2019. Management of insecticide resistance in the major Aedes vectors of arboviruses: advances and challenges PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 13(10): e0007615.

Egizi AM, Occi JL*, Price DC, Fonseca DM 2019 Leveraging the expertise of the New Jersey mosquito control community to jump start standardized tick surveillance Insects (special Issue on Tick Surveillance and Tick-borne Diseases) 10(8), 219.

Corbel C, Achee NL, Chandre F, Coulibaly MB, David J-P, Devine GJ, Dusfour I, Fonseca DM, Griego J, Juntarajumnong W, Lenhart A, Martins AJ, Moyes C, Ng LC, Pinto J, Raghavendra K, Vatandoost H, JVontas J, Muller P, Kasai S, Weetman D, Durot C, Pompon JF 2019 Second WIN International Conference on “Integrated approaches and innovative tools for combating insecticide resistance in vectors of arboviruses”, October 2018, Singapore. Parasites and Vectors 12 (1): 1-19.

Stone CM, Schwab SR, Fonseca DM, Fefferman 2019 Contrasting the value of targeted versus area-wide mosquito control scenarios to limit arbovirus transmission with human mobility patterns based on different tropical urban population centers. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 13 (7): e0007479.

Occi J, Egizi AM, Robbins RG, Fonseca DM 2919 Annotated list of the hard ticks (Acari: Ixodida: Ixodidae) of New Jersey. Journal of Medical Entomology. 56 (3), 589-598 doi: 10.1093/jme/tjz010

Schwab SR, Stone CM, Fonseca DM, Fefferman NH 2019 (Meta)population dynamics determine effective spatial distributions of mosquito-borne disease control. Ecological Applications. e01856. doi: 10.1002/eap.1856

Egizi AM, Robbins RG, Beati L, Nava S, Evans C, Occi J, Fonseca DM 2919 A pictorial key to differentiate the recently detected exotic Haemaphysalis longicornis from native congeners in North America. Zookeys. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.818.30448.


Beard CB, Occi J, Bonilla DL, Egizi AM, Fonseca DM, Mertins JW [25 co-authors] Halperin W. 2018. Multistate infestation with an exotic disease-vector tick Haemaphysalis longicornis. MMWR. 67(47):1310-1313. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6747a3.

Unlu I, Faraji A, Williams GM, Marcombe S, Fonseca DM, Gaugler R 2018 Truck-mounted areawide applications of larvicides and adulticides for extended suppression of adult Aedes albopictus. Pest Management Science. doi: 10.1002/ps.5227. [Epub ahead of print]

Roiz D, Wilson AL, Scott T, Fonseca DM, Jourdain F, Müller P, Velayudhan R, Corbel V 2018 Integrated Aedes Management for the control of Aedes-borne diseases PLoS NTD 12(12):e0006845. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006845

Johnson BJ, Brosch D, Christian A, Wells E, Wells M, Bhandoola AF, Milne A, Garrison S, Fonseca DM 2018 Neighbors-help-neighbors control urban mosquitoes. Nature Scientific Reports 8(1):15797. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-34161-9

Egizi A, Martinsen E, Vuong H, Pneiwski K, Faraji A, Fonseca DM 2018 Using bloodmeal analysis to assess disease risk to wildlife at the new northern limit of a mosquito species. EcoHealth doi: 10.1007/s10393-018-1371-0. [Epub ahead of print]

Ciota AT, Chin PA, Ehrbar DJ, Micieli MV, Fonseca DM, Kramer LD 2018 Differential effects of temperature and mosquito genetics determine transmissibility of arboviruses by Aedes aegypti in Argentina. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Online early Jun 4. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.18-0097.

Valentin R, Lockwood JL, Mathys BA, Fonseca DM 2018 Influence of invasion history on rapid morphological divergence across island populations of an exotic bird Ecology & Evolution Online early

Goodman H, Egizi A, Fonseca DM, Leisnham P, LaDeau SL 2018 Primary blood-hosts of mosquitoes are influenced by social and ecological conditions in a complex urban landscape Parasites and Vectors 11:218:

Valentin R, Fonseca DM, Nielsen A, Leskey T, Lockwood JL 2018 Early detection of terrestrial invasive insect infestations by aggregating eDNA from crop surfaces Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment Online early

Schwab SR, Stone CM, Fonseca DM, Fefferman NH 2018 The importance of being urgent: the impact of surveillance target and scale on mosquito-borne disease control Epidemics in press Online early:


Valentin R, Nielsen A., Wiman NG, Lee D-H, Fonseca DM 2017 Global invasion network of the brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys Stål. Nature Scientific Reports 7 (9866), DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-10315-z

Stone CM, Schwab SR, Fonseca DM, Fefferman NH 2017 Human movement, cooperation, and the effectiveness of coordinated vector control strategies Journal of the Royal Society Interface 14 (133), 20170336.

Corbel V, Fonseca DM, Weetman D, Pinto J, Achee NL, Chandre F, Coulibaly MB, Dusfour I, Grieco J, Juntarajumnong W, Lenhart A, Martins AJ, Moyes C, Ng LC, Raghavendra K, Vatandoost H, Vontas J, Muller P, Kasai S, Fouque F, Velayudhan R, Durot C, David J-C 2017 International workshop on insecticide resistance in vectors of arboviruses, December 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Parasites & Vectors 10(1): 278.

Maslo B, Valentin R, Leu K, Kerwin K, Bevan A, Hamilton GC, Fefferman NH, Fonseca DM 2017 ChiroSurveillance: The Use of Native Bats to Detect Invasive Agricultural Pests. PLoS One 12(3) e0173321. 

Vuong HB, Chiu GS, Smouse PE, Fonseca DM, Brisson D, Morin, PJ, Ostfeld RS 2017 Influences of host community characteristics of Borrelia burgdorferi infection prevalence in blacklegged ticks. PLoS One 12(1): e0167810.

Johnson BJ, Ritchie S, Fonseca DM 2017 The state of the art of lethal oviposition trap-based mass interventions for arboviral control Insects 8(1), 5. doi: 10.3390/insects8010005


Corbel V, Achee N, Chandre F, Coulibaly MB, Dusfour I, Fonseca DM, Grieco J, Juntarajumnong W, Martins Jr AJ, Moyes C, Ng LC, Pinto J, Raghavendra K, Vatandoost H, Vontas J, Weetman D, David J-P 2016 Tracking insecticide resistance in mosquito vectors of arboviruses worldwide: the Worldwide Insecticide resistance Network (WIN). PLoS NTD 10(12):e0005054.

Chaulk AC, Carson PK, Whitney HG, Fonseca DM, Chapman TW 2016 The arrival of the northern house mosquito Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) on Newfoundland’s Avalon Peninsula. Journal of Medical Entomology 53(6):1364-1369.

Egizi A, Kiser J, Abadam C, Fonseca DM 2016 The hitchhiker’s guide to becoming invasive: exotic mosquitoes spread across a U.S. state by human transport not autonomous flight. Molecular Ecology 25(13): 3033-47. doi: 10.1111/mec.13653

Faraji A, Unlu I, Crepeau T, Healy S, Crans S, Lizarraga L,  Fonseca DM, Gaugler R 2016 Droplet characterization and penetration of an ultra-low volume mosquito adulticide spray targeting the Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus, within urban and suburban environments of northeastern USA. PLoS One

Rivera MJ, Rodriguez-Saona C, Egizi A, Fonseca DM, Jennings DE, Koppenhöfer AM 2016 Cultivation and domestication of highbush blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum) alters abundance, diversity, and virulence of entomopathogenic nematodes. Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Environment 222: 148-155.

Valentin R, Maslo B, Lockwood J, Pote J, Fonseca DM 2016 Real-time PCR assay to detect brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys (Stål), in environmental DNA (eDNA). Pest Management Science 72(10):1854-61. doi: 10.1002/ps.4217

Thompson J, Fonseca DM, Finelli C, Bakhtier F, Hart DD 2016 Scale dependent relationships between suspension-feeding stream insects and water velocity in spatially heterogeneous environments. Freshwater Biology doi: 10.1111/fwb.12688

Johnson BJ, Fonseca DM 2016 Insecticide resistance alleles in wetland and residential populations of the West Nile virus vector Culex pipiens in New Jersey, USA. Pest Management Science 72(3):481-8. doi: 10.1002/ps.4011.


Price DC, Egizi AM, Fonseca DM 2015 Doublesex is ubiquitous and ancestral in insects Scientific Reports 5(13068). doi: 10.1038/srep13068.

Wilkerson RC, Linton Y-M, Fonseca DM, Schultz TR, Price* DC, Strickman DA 2015 Making mosquito taxonomy useful: a stable classification of tribe Aedini that balances utility with current knowledge of evolutionary relationships. PLoS One 10(7): e0133602.        doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0133602

Price DC, Egizi AM, Fonseca DM 2015 Characterization of the doublesex gene within the Culex pipiens complex underscores plasticity at the base of the mosquito sex determination cascade BMC: Evolutionary Biology 15:108 doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0386-1

Fonseca DM, Kaplan LR, Heiry RA, Strickman D 2015 Density dependent oviposition by female Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) spreads eggs among containers during the summer but accumulates them in the fall. Journal of Medical Entomology 52(4):705-12. doi:  10.1093/jme/tjv060

Price DC and Fonseca DM 2015 Genetic divergence between populations of feral and domestic forms of a mosquito disease vector assessed by transcriptomics. PeerJ 3:e807.

Fingerut JT, Fonseca DM, Thompson JR, Hart DD 2015 Seeking shelter from the storm: Responses of benthic stream invertebrates to natural and experimental floods. Freshwater Science 34(3): 897-908.

Egizi A, Fefferman NH, Fonseca DM 2015 Evidence that implicit assumptions of “no evolution” of disease vectors in changing environments can be violated on a rapid timescale. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Series B 370(1665) doi: 10.1098/rstb.2014.0136.

Johnson BJ, Robson MG, Fonseca DM 2015 Unexpected spatiotemporal abundance of infected Cx. restuans suggest a greater role as a West Nile virus vector for this native species. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 31: 40-47. 

Egizi A, Fonseca DM. 2015. Ecological limits can obscure expansion history: patterns of genetic diversity in a temperate mosquito in Hawaii. Biological Invasions 17(1): 123-132. doi: 10.1007/s10530-014-0710-5


Shepard D, Halasa Y, Fonseca DM, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Gaugler R, Bartlett-Healy K, Strickman D, Clark G 2014 Economic evaluation of an area-wide pest management program to control the Asian tiger mosquito in New Jersey. PLoS One 9(10): e111014.

Turell MJ, Dohm DJ, Fonseca DM 2014 Comparison of the potential for different genetic forms in the Culex pipiens complex (Diptera: Culicidae) in North America to transmit Rift Valley fever virus. Journal of American Mosquito Control Association 30(4): 253-259.

Williams GM, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Farooq M, Gaugler R, Hamilton G, Fonseca DM 2014 Area wide truck-mounted applications of VectoBac WDG for the control of Aedes albopictus in residential areas: from optimization to operation. PLoS One 9(10): e110035.

Healy K, Hamilton G, Crepeau T, Healy S, Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM 2014 Integrating the public in mosquito management: active education by community peers can lead to significant reduction in peridomestic container mosquito habitats. PLoS One 9(9): e108504. 

Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Indelicato N, Fonseca DM 2014 The hidden world of Asian tiger mosquitoes: immature Aedes albopictus (Skuse) dominate in corrugated rainwater extension spouts. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 108(11): 699-705. 

Faraji A, Egizi A, Fonseca DM, Unlu I, Crepeau T, Healy S, Gaugler R 2014 Comparative host feeding patterns of the Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus, in urban and suburban northeastern USA and implications for disease transmission. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 8(8): e3037.

Huber K, Schuldt K, Rudolf M, Marklewitz M, Fonseca DM, Kaufmann C, Tsuda Y, Junglen S, Krüger A, Becker N, Tannich E, Becker SC 2014 Distribution and genetic structure of Aedes japonicus japonicus populations (Diptera: Culicidae) in Germany. Parasitology Research 113(9): 3201-10. doi: 10.1007/s00436-014-4000-z

Marcombe S, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Clark G, Fonseca DM 2014 Insecticide resistance status of United States populations of Aedes albopictus and mechanisms involved. PLoS One 9(7): e101992.

Zielke DE, Werner D, Kampen H, Schaffner F, Fonseca DM 2014 Unexpected patterns of admixture in German populations of Aedes japonicus japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae), underscore the importance of human intervention. PLoS One 9(7): e99093.

Johnson BJ, Fonseca DM. 2014. The effects of forced-egg retention on the blood-feeding behavior and reproductive potential of Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae). Journal of Insect Physiology 6: 53-58.

Sun D, Williges E, Unlu I, Healy S, Crepeau T, Williams G, Obenauer P, Hughes T, Schoeler G, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM, Farajollahi A. 2014. Taming a tiger in the city: comparison of backpack applications and source reduction against the Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus. Journal of American Mosquito Control Association 30(2): 99-105.

Egizi A, Morin P.J., Fonseca DM. 2014. Unraveling microbe-mediated interactions between mosquito larvae in a laboratory microcosm. Aquatic Ecology 48(2): 179-189. doi: 10.1007/s10452-014-9474-3

Halasa Y, Shepard DS, Fonseca DM, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Gaugler R, Bartlett-Healy K, Strickman D, Clark GG. (2014) Quantifying the impact of mosquitoes on quality of life and enjoyment of yard and porch activities in New Jersey. PLoS One – link to a poster presented at the ASTMH 2012 meetings in Augusta, GA.

Egizi A, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM. 2014. Diverse host feeding on nesting birds may limit early season West Nile virus amplification. Vector-borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 14(6): 447-453.

Vuong HB, Canham C, Fonseca DM, Brisson D, Morin PJ, Smouse P, Ostfeld RS. 2014. Host-genotypic patterns of Borrelia burgdorferi: using maximum likelihood estimate to examine occurrence and transmission efficiencies. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2013.12.011

Xu J, Fonseca DM, Hamilton GC, Hoelmer KA, Neilsen AL, (2013) Tracing the origin of US brown marmorated stink bugs, Halyomorpha halysBiological Invasions.16(1): 153-166. doi: 10.1007/s10530-013-0510-3

Kaufman MG, Fonseca DM. 2014. Invasion biology of Aedes japonicus japonicusAnnual Review of Entomology. 59:31-49.


Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Strickman D, Fonseca DM (2013) Crouching tiger, hidden trouble: urban sources of Aedes albopictus(Diptera: Culicidae) refractory to source-reduction. PLoS One. 8(10): e77999.

Dumas E, Atyame C, Fonseca DM, Shaikevich E, Unal S, Makoundou P, Weill M, Duron O. 2013. Population structure of Wolbachiaand cytoplasmic introgression in a complex of mosquito species. BMC: Evolutionary Biology. 13(1):181.

Armstrong PM, Anderson JF, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Unlu I, Crepeau TN, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM, Andreadis TG (2013) Isolations of Cache Valley virus from Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in New Jersey and evaluation of its role as a regional arbovirus vector. Journal of Medical Entomology. 50(6): 1310-1314.

Crepeau TN, Unlu I, Healy, SP, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM. 2013. Experiences with the large scale operation of the BioGens Sentinel Trap. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 29(2):177–180.

Crepeau TN, Healy, SP, Bartlett-Healy K, Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM. 2013. Effects of BioGens Sentinel trap field placement on capture rates of Aedes albopictus, the Asian tiger mosquito. PLoS One. 8(3): e60524.

Fonseca DM, Unlu I, Crepeau T, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Bartlett-Healy K, Strickman D, Gaugler R, Hamilton G, Kline D, Clark GG. 2013. Area-wide management of Aedes albopictus: II. Gauging the efficacy of traditional integrated pest control measures against urban container mosquitoes. Pest Management Science. Feb 8, 2013. /abstract

Egizi A, Healy SP, Fonseca DM. 2013. Rapid blood meal scoring in anthropophilic Aedes albopictus and application of PCR blocking to avoid pseudogenes. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 16: 122–128.

Worobey J, Fonseca DM, Espinosa C, Gaugler R. 2013. Child outdoor physical activity reduced by invasive day-biting mosquitoes. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 29(1):78-80.

Micieli MV, Matacchiero AC, Muttis E, Fonseca DM, Aliota MT, Kramer LD. 2013. Vector competence of Argentine mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) for West Nile virus (Flaviviridae: Flavivirus). Journal of Medical Entomology. 50(4):853-862.

Avery JD, Fonseca DM, Campagne P, Lockwood JL. 2013. Cryptic introductions and the interpretation of Island Biodiversity. Molecular Ecology. 22(8):2313-24. doi: 10.1111/mec.12236

Keyghobadi N, Koscinski D, Weintraub JD, Fonseca DM. 2013. Historical specimens reveal past relationships and current conservation status of populations in a declining species: the regal fritillary butterfly. Insect Conservation and Diversity. 10.1111/j.1752-4598.2012.00208.x.


Versteirt V, De Clercq EM, Fonseca DM, Pecor J, Schaffner F, Coosemans M, Van Bortel W. 2012. Bionomics of the established exotic mosquito species Aedes koreicus in Belgium, Europe. Journal of Medical Entomology. 49(6): 1226-1232.

Mogi M, Armbruster P, Fonseca DM. 2012. Analyses of the northern distribution limit of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) with a simple thermal index. Journal of Medical Entomology. 49(6): 1233-1243.

Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Unlu I, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM. 2012. Effectiveness of ultra-low volume nighttime applications of an adulticide against diurnal Aedes albopictus, a critical vector of dengue and chikungunya viruses. PLoS One. 11. e49281.

Strickman D, Fonseca DM. 2012. Autogeny in Culex pipiens complex mosquitoes from the San Francisco Bay Area. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 87(4):719-26. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2012.12-0079

Halasa Y, Shepard D, Wittenberg E, Fonseca DM, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Gaugler R, Strickman D, Clark G. 2012. Willingness-to-pay for an Area-wide pest management program to control the Asian tiger mosquito in New Jersey. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 28(3):225-236.

Bartlett-Healy K, Unlu I, Obenaeur P, Hughes, Healy S, Crepeau T, Farajollahi A, Kesavaraju B, Fonseca DM, Schoeler, Gaugler R, and Strickman D. 2012. Larval habitat utilization and community dynamics of Aedes albopictus and Aedes japonicus japonicus(Diptera: Culicidae) in urban, suburban, and rural areas of northeastern USA. Journal of Medical Entomology. 49:813-24.

Versteirt V, Pecor J, Fonseca DM, Coosemans M, Bortel WV. 2012. Confirmation of Aedes koreicus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Belgium and description of morphological differences between Korean and Belgian specimens validated by molecular identification. Zootaxa. 3191:21-32.


Xu J and Fonseca DM. 2011. One-way sequencing of multiple amplicons from tandem repetitive mitochondrial DNA control region. Mitochondrial DNA 22(5-6):155-158. doi: 10.3109/19401736.2011.636434

Bartlett-Healy K, Hamilton G, Healy S, Crepeau T, Unlu S, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM, Gaugler R, Clark GC, Strickman D. 2011. Source reduction behavior as an independent measurement of the impact of a Public Health education campaign in an integrated vector management program for the Asian tiger mosquito Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 8: 1358-1367. doi: 10.3390/ijerph8051358

Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM, Kramer LD, Kilpatrick AM. 2011. ‘‘Bird biting’’ mosquitoes and human disease: A review of the role of Culex pipiens complex mosquitoes in epidemiology. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 11:1577-1585.

Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Crepeau T, Bartlett-Healy K, Williges E, Strickman D, Clark GG, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM. 2011. Area-wide management of Aedes albopictus: choice of study sites based on geospatial characteristics, socioeconomic factors, and mosquito populations. Pest Management Science 67(8):965-74. doi:  10.1002/ps.2140


Kilpatrick AM, Fonseca DM, Ebel G, Reddy M, Kramer LD. 2010. Spatial and temporal variation in vector competence of Culexmosquitoes for West Nile virus. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 83(3):607-13. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2010.10-0005

Cameron EC, Wilkerson RC, Mogi M, Miyagi I, Toma T, Kim H-C, Fonseca DM. 2010. Molecular phylogenetics of Aedes japonicus, a disease vector that recently invaded Western Europe, North America, and the Hawaiian Islands. Journal of Medical Entomology 47(4):527-35.

Fonseca DM, Widdel A, Spichiger S-E, Hutchinson M, Kramer LD. 2010. Fine-scale spatial and temporal population genetics of a new US mosquito, reveal multiple introductions. Molecular Ecology. 19(8): 1559-72. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04576.x

Nelder MP, Kesavaraju B, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Unlu I, Crepeau T, Raghavendran A, Fonseca DM, Gaugler R. 2010. Suppressing Aedes albopictus, an emerging vector of dengue and chikungunya viruses, by a novel combination of a monomolecular film and an insect growth regulator. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 82(5):831-837. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2010.09-0546


Bataille A, Cunningham AA, Cedeño V, Cruz M, Eastwood G, Fonseca DM, Causton CE, Azuero R, Loayza J, Cruz Martinez JD, and Goodman SJ. 2009. Evidence for regular on-going introductions of mosquito disease vectors into the Galápagos Islands. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B. 276(1674):3769-75. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2009.0998

Fonseca DM, Smith JL, Kim H-C, Mogi M. 2009. Population genetics of the mosquito Culex pipiens pallens reveals sex-linked asymmetric introgression by Culex quinquefasciatus. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 9: 1197-1203

Fonseca DM, Okada K, Kramer LD. 2009. Microsatellite loci for the white-dotted mosquito (Culex restuans), a principal vector of West Nile virus in North America. Molecular Ecology Resources 9(3): 958-960. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2008.02512.x

Before 2008

Kilpatrick AM, Kramer LD, Jones MJ, Marra PP, Daszak P, Fonseca DM. 2007. Genetic influences on mosquito feeding behavior and the emergence of zoonotic pathogens. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 77(4):667-71

Keyghobadi N, LaPointe D, Fleischer RC, Fonseca DM. 2006. Fine-scale population genetic structure of a wildlife disease vector: the southern house mosquito on the island of Hawaii. Molecular Ecology 15(13):3919-30. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2006.03069.x

Beadell JS, Ishtiaq F, Covas R, Melo M, Warren BH, Atkinson CT, Bensch S, Graves GR, Jhala YV, Peirce MA, Rahmani AR, Fonseca DM, Fleischer RC. 2006. Global Phylogeography of Hawaii’s Avian Malaria. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B. 273(1604):2935-44. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2006.3671

Bahnck CM and Fonseca DM. 2006. Rapid assay to identify the two genetic forms of Culex (Culex) pipiens L. (Diptera: Culicidae) and hybrid populations. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 75(2):251-255.

Fonseca DM, Smith JL, Wilkerson RC, and Fleischer RC. 2006. Pathways of expansion and multiple introductions illustrated by large genetic differentiation among worldwide populations of the southern house mosquito. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 74(2): 284-289.

Keyghobadi N, Unger KP, Weintraub JD, Fonseca DM. 2006. Remnant populations of the regal fritillary (Speyeria idalia) in Pennsylvania: local genetic structure in a high gene flow species. Conservation Genetics. 7:309-313. doi: 10.1007/s10592-006-9127-8

Widdel AK, McCuiston LJ, Crans WJ, Kramer LD, and Fonseca DM. 2005. Finding needles in the haystack: single copy microsatellite loci for Aedes japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae). American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 73(4):744-748.

Smith JL, Keyghobadi N, Matrone MA, Escher RL, Fonseca DM 2005. Cross-species comparison of microsatellite loci in the Culex pipiens complex and beyond. Molecular Ecology Notes 5:697-700. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-8286.2005.01034.x

Li C, Wilkerson RC and Fonseca DM. 2005. Isolation of polymorphic microsatellite markers from the malaria vector Anopheles marajoara (Diptera: Culicidae). Molecular Ecology Notes 5: 65-67. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-8286.2004.00835.x

Fonseca DM, Keyghobadi N, Malcolm C, Mogi M, Schaffner F, Fleischer RC, and Wilkerson RC. 2004. Response to Outbreak of West Nile virus in North America. Science 306 (5701): 1473-1475.

Smith JL and Fonseca DM. 2004. Rapid assays for identification of members of the Culex (Culex) pipiens complex, their hybrids, and other sibling species (Diptera: Culicidae) American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 70(4): 339-345.

Fonseca DM, Keyghobadi N, Malcolm C, Mehmet C, Mogi M, Schaffner F, Fleischer RC, and Wilkerson RC. 2004. Emerging vectors in the Culex pipiens complex. Science 303:1535-1538. doi: 10.1126/science.1094247

Keyghobadi N, Matrone MA, Ebel GD, Kramer, LD, and Fonseca DM. 2004. Microsatellite loci from the northern house mosquito (Culex pipiens), a principal vector of West Nile virus in North America. Molecular Ecology Notes 4: 20-22. doi: 10.1046/j.1471-8286.2003.00557.x

Hagedorn M, Lance SL, Fonseca DM, Kleinhans FW, Artimov D, Fleischer R, Hoque ATMS, Hamilton MB and Pukazhenthi BS. 2002. Altering Fish Embryos With Aquaporin-3: An Essential Step Toward Successful Cryopreservation. Biology of Reproduction 67(3):961-966.

Fonseca DM, Scott Campbell S, Crans WJ, Mogi M, Miyagi I, Tome T, Bullians M, Andreadis TG, Berry RL, Pagac B, Sardelis M, and Wilkerson RC. 2001. Aedes (Finlaya) japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae) a newly recognized mosquito in the USA: analyses of genetic variation in the US and putative source populations. Journal of Medical Entomology. 38(2): 135-146.

Fonseca DM and Hart DD. 2001. Colonization history masks habitat preferences in local distributions of stream insects. Ecology 82 (10): 2897–2910. doi: 10.2307/2679969

Fonseca DM, LaPointe D and Fleischer RC. 2000. Bottlenecks and multiple introductions: population genetics of Culex quinquefasciatus, the vector of avian malaria in Hawaii. Molecular Ecology 9:1803-1814.

Fonseca DM. 1999. Fluid-mediated dispersal in streams: a comparison of predictive models of settlement. Oecologia 121(2): 212-223. doi: 10.1007/s004420050923

Finelli CM, Hart DD and Fonseca DM. 1999. Evaluating the spatial resolution of an acoustic Doppler velocimeter and the consequences for measuring near-bed flows. Limnology and Oceanography 44(7): 1793-1801. doi: 10.4319/lo.1999.44.7.1793

Fonseca DM, Atkinson CT and Fleischer RC. 1998. Microsatellite primers for Culex quinquefasciatus, the vector of avian malaria in Hawaii. Molecular Ecology, 7(11): 1617-1619.

Bourguet D, Fonseca D, Vourch G, Dubois M-P, Chandre F, Severini C and Raymond M. 1998. The acetylcholinesterase gene Ace: a diagnostic marker for the pipiens and quinquefasciatus forms of the Culex pipiens complex. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 14(4): 390-396.

Fonseca DM and Hart DD. 1996. Density-dependent dispersal of black fly neonates is mediated by flow. Oikos, 75: 49-58. doi: 10.2307/3546320

Hart DD and Fonseca DM. 1996. An important confluence for stream ecology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 11: 272-273.

Simões Graça MA, Fonseca DM and Castro S. 1989. The distribution of macro invertebrate communities in two Portuguese rivers. Freshwater Biology, 22: 297-308. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.1989.tb01103.x

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