Taylor, Robert. W.

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BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Adjunct Professor - Genetics, Ecology & Evolution Research School of Biology Australian National University, Canberra bob.taylor@homemail.com.au

PUBLICATIONS

  • Taylor, R.W. 1958. Original material of the ant Discothyrea antarctica Emery, 1894, in New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist, 2(3): 17.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1959a. The Australian ant Iridomyrmex darwinianus (Forel) recorded from New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist, 2(4): 18-19.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1959b. A note on the status of the ant species Monomorium (Notomyrmex) smithii Forel (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). New Zealand Entomologist, 2(4): 20-21.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1961. Notes and new records of exotic ants introduced into New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist, 2(6):28-37.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1962b. The ants of the Three Kings Islands. Records of the Auckland Institute and Museum 5:251-254.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1968b. The Australian workerless inquiline ant, Strumigenys xenos Brown (Hymenoptera - Formicidae) recorded from New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist, 4(1): 47-49.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1971. The ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of the Kermadec Islands. New Zealand Entomologist, 5: 81-82.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1972a. Studies on the Australian ponerine army ant, Onychomyrmex. P. 372 in: Rafes, P. M. (ed.) 1972. XIII International Congress of Entomology, Moscow, 2-9 August, 1968. Proceedings, Volume III. Leningrad: Nauka, 494 pp.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1972b. Biogeography of insects of New Guinea and Cape York Peninsula. Pp. 213-230 in: Walker, D. (ed.) 1972. Bridge and barrier: the natural and cultural history of Torres Strait. Research School of Pacific Studies, Publication BG/3. Canberra: Australian National University, xxii + 437 pp.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1974. Superfamily Formicoidea. P. 111 in: CSIRO (ed.) 1974. The insects of Australia. Supplement 1974. Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Press, viii + 146 pp.
  • Taylor, R. W. 1976a. The ants of Rennell and Bellona Islands. Nat. Hist. Rennell Isl. Br. Solomon Isl. 7: 73-90
  • Taylor, R.W. 1976b. La faune terrestre de l'Île de Sainte-Hélène. 7. Superfam. Formicoidea. Annales. Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale. Série in Octavo. Sciences Zoologiques 215:192-199.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1983. Descriptive taxonomy: past, present and future. Pp. 93-134 in: Highley, E.; Taylor, R.W.}} (eds.) 1983. Australian systematic entomology: a bicentenary perspective. Melbourne: CSIRO, vii + 147 pp.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1987b. A checklist of the ants of Australia, New Caledonia and New Zealand. (Supplement.) CSIRO Division of Entomology Report No. 41 (supplement): 1-5. [(31).vii.1987.]
  • Taylor, R.W. 1990a. In Bolton, B. The higher classification of the ant subfamily Leptanillinae. Systematic Entomology 15: 267-282. [(31).vii.1990.]
  • Taylor, R.W. 1990d. [Untitled. A key to the ant genera of Australia, New Caledonia, and New Zealand.]. Pp. 55-60 in: Hölldobler, B.; Wilson, E. O. 1990. The ants. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, xii + 732 pp.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1991d. Formicidae. Pp. 980-989 in CSIRO (ed.) The Insects of Australia (second edition) 2: 543-1137. Melbourne University Press. [1991.]
  • Taylor, R.W. 1994. The sociobiology of Nothomyrmecia macrops: considerations regarding the evolution of eusociality among ants. P. 60 in: Lenoir, A.; Arnold, G.; Lepage, M. (eds.) 1994. Les insectes sociaux. 12ème congrès de l'Union Internationale pour l'Étude des Insectes Sociaux. Paris, Sorbonne, 21-27 août 1994. Paris: Université Paris Nord, xxiv + 583 pp.
  • Taylor, R.W. 1999. Nomenclatural changes in the Australian ant genus Podomyrma Fredrick Smith. Sociobiology 34: 173-174. [1999.]
  • Taylor, R.W. 2007. Bloody funny wasps! Speculations on the evolution of eusociality in ants. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 80: 580-609.
  • Taylor, R.W. 2015. Australasian ants of the subfamily Heteroponerinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): (2) the species-group of Heteroponera relicta (Wheeler) with descriptions of nine new species and observations on morphology, biogeography and phylogeny of the genus. Zootaxa 3947, 151-180.
  • Taylor, R.W.; Beaton, C.D. 1970. Insect systematics and the scanning electron microscope. Search (Sydney) 1:347-348.
  • Taylor, R.W.; Hasegawa, E.; Imai, H. T.; Kubota, M.; Crozier, R. 2002. Molecular phylogeny of the ant subfamily Myrmeciinae. [Abstract.]. P. 161 in: Billen, J. (ed.) 2002. XIV International Congress of IUSSI. The Golden Jubilee Proceedings. 27 July - 3 August 2002, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan. Sapporo: XIV International Congress of IUSSI, 233 pp.
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