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Entomology: Lepidoptera:

Pitkin, L.M., Han, H. X. & James, S. 2007. Moths of the tribe Pseudoterpnini (Geometridae: Geometrinae): a review of the genera. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150: 343-412.

Brehm, G., Pitkin, L. M., Hilt, N. & Fiedler, K. 2005. Montane Andean rain forests are a global diversity hotspot of geometrid moths. Journal of Biogeography, 32: 1621-1627.

Pitkin, L.M. 2005. Moths of the Neotropical genera Ischnopteris, Stegotheca and Rucana (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Ennominae). Systematics and Biodiversity, 3: 13-96.

Pitkin, L.M. 2002. Neotropical ennomine moths: a review of the genera (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 135: 121-401.

Parsons, M.S., Scoble, M.J., Honey, M.R., Pitkin, L.M. & Pitkin, B.R. 1999. The Catalogue. In: Scoble, M.J., ed. Geometrid Moths of the World, a Catalogue. (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). xxv, 1016 pp. (2 volumes). Csiro Publishing, Apollo Books – Collingwood/Australia, Stenstrup/Denmark.

Pitkin, L.M. 1996. Neotropical Emerald moths: a review of the genera (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Geometrinae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 118: 309-440.

Pitkin, L.M., Mora, R.A. & Scoble, M.J. 1996. A checklist to the Ennominae (Geometridae) of Costa Rica: taxonomy for a national biodiversity inventory. Gayana Zoologia 60: 121-155.

Pitkin, L.M. 1993. Neotropical emerald moths of the genera Nemoria, Lissochlora and Chavarriella, with particular reference to the species of Costa Rica (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae). Bulletin of the Natural History Museum (Entomology) 62 (2): 39-159.

Pitkin, L. M. & Sattler, K. 1991. Sattleria: a European genus of brachypterous alpine moths (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) 60 (2): 205-241.

Pitkin, L. M. 1988. The Holarctic genus Teleiopsis: host-plants, biogeography and cladistics (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologica Scandinavica 19: 143–191.

Pitkin, L.M. 1986. A technique for the preparation of complex male genitalia in Microlepidoptera. Entomologist’s Gazette 37: 173-179.

Pitkin, L. M. 1984. Gelechiid moths of the genus Mirificarma. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) 48 (1): 1-70.

Pitkin, L. M. 1982. The biology of Metzneria aprilella (Herrich-Schäffer) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 33: 67-68.

Entomology: Orthoptera

Pitkin, L.M. 1980. A Revision of the Pacific species of Conocephalus Thunberg (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae). British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) 41 (5) 315-355.

Pitkin, L.M. 1979. Individual geographical variation in the stridulatory file of Omocestus viridulus (L.) (Orthoptera: Acrididae). Journal of Natural History 13: 735-743.

Pitkin, L.M. 1977. A taxonomic study of the genus Thyridorhoptrum Rehn & Hebard (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae), with the description of a new species. Journal of Natural History 11: 645-659.

Pitkin, L. M. 1976. A comparative study of the stridulatory files of the British Gomphocerinae (Orthoptera: Acrididae). Journal of Natural History 10: 17-28.


Last updated 23-Oct-2012  Dr B R Pitkin