Dr David Hughes
Marie Curie Fellow (currently in Harvard)

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Journal articles

Pontoppidan M-B, Himaman W, Hywel-Jones NL, Boomsma JJ, Hughes DP (2009). Graveyards on the move: the spatio-temporal distribution of dead ophiocordyceps-infected ants. PLoS One, 4(3). Abstract.  Author URL.
Hughes DP, Kronauer DJC, Boomsma JJ (2008). Extended phenotype: nematodes turn ants into bird-dispersed fruits. Curr Biol, 18(7), R294-R295. Abstract.  Author URL.
Sanchez MI, Ponton F, Misse D, Hughes DP, Thomas F (2008). Hairworm response to notonectid attacks. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 75, 823-826. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Pierce NE, Boomsma JJ (2008). Social insect symbionts: evolution in homeostatic fortresses. Trends Ecol Evol, 23(12), 672-677. Abstract.  Author URL.
Cremer S, Ugelvig LV, Drijfhout FP, Schlick-Steiner BC, Steiner FM, Seifert B, Hughes DP, Schulz A, Petersen KS, Konrad H, et al (2008). The evolution of invasiveness in garden ants. PLoS One, 3(12). Abstract.  Author URL.
Sanchez MI, Ponton F, Schmidt-Rhaesa A, Hughes DP, Misse D, Thomas F (2008). Two steps to suicide in crickets harbouring hairworms. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 76, 1621-1624. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Cremer S (2007). Plasticity in antiparasite behaviours and its suggested role in invasion biology. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 74, 1593-1599. Author URL.
Kathirithamby J, Hughes DP (2006). Description and biological notes of the first species of Xenos (Strepsiptera : Stylopidae) parasitic in Polistes carnifex F. (Hymenoptera : Vespidae) in Mexico. ZOOTAXA(1104), 35-45. Author URL.
Ponton F, Lebarbenchon C, Lefevre T, Thomas F, Duneau D, Marche L, Renault L, Hughes DP, Biron DG (2006). Hairworm anti-predator strategy: a study of causes and consequences. PARASITOLOGY, 133, 631-638. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Boomsma JJ (2006). Muscling out malaria. TRENDS IN ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, 21(10), 533-534. Author URL.
Ponton F, Lebarbenchon C, Lefevre T, Biron DG, Duneau D, Hughes DP, Thomas F (2006). Parasitology - Parasite survives predation on its host. NATURE, 440(7085), 756-756. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J (2005). Cost of strepsipteran macroparasitism for immature wasps: does sociality modulate virulence?. OIKOS, 110(3), 428-434. Author URL.
Hughes DP (2005). Parasitic manipulation: a social context. Behav Processes, 68(3), 263-266. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Pamilo P, Kathirithamby J (2004). Horizontal transmission of Wolbachia by strepsipteran endoparasites? a response to Noda et al. 2001. Mol Ecol, 13(2), 507-509. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J, Beani L (2004). Prevalence of the parasite Strepsiptera in adult Polistes wasps: field collections and literature overview. ETHOLOGY ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, 16(4), 363-375. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J, Turillazzi S, Beani L (2004). Social wasps desert the colony and aggregate outside if parasitized: parasite manipulation?. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY, 15(6), 1037-1043. Author URL.
Johnston JS, Ross LD, Beani L, Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J (2004). Tiny genomes and endoreduplication in Strepsiptera. INSECT MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 13(6), 581-585. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Beani L, Turillazzi S, Kathirithamby J (2003). Prevalence of the parasite Strepsiptera in Polistes as detected by dissection of immatures. INSECTES SOCIAUX, 50(1), 62-68. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Moya-Raygoza G, Kathirithamby J (2003). The first record among Dolichoderinae (Formicidae) of parasitism by Strepsiptera. INSECTES SOCIAUX, 50(2), 148-150. Author URL.
Kathirithamby J, Hughes DP (2002). Caenocholax fenyesi (Strepsiptera : Myrmecolacidae) parasitic in Camponotus planatus (Hymenoptera : Formicidae) in Mexico: is this the original host?. ANNALS OF THE ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 95(5), 558-563. Author URL.

Publications by year



2009

Pontoppidan M-B, Himaman W, Hywel-Jones NL, Boomsma JJ, Hughes DP (2009). Graveyards on the move: the spatio-temporal distribution of dead ophiocordyceps-infected ants. PLoS One, 4(3). Abstract.  Author URL.

2008

Hughes DP, Kronauer DJC, Boomsma JJ (2008). Extended phenotype: nematodes turn ants into bird-dispersed fruits. Curr Biol, 18(7), R294-R295. Abstract.  Author URL.
Sanchez MI, Ponton F, Misse D, Hughes DP, Thomas F (2008). Hairworm response to notonectid attacks. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 75, 823-826. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Pierce NE, Boomsma JJ (2008). Social insect symbionts: evolution in homeostatic fortresses. Trends Ecol Evol, 23(12), 672-677. Abstract.  Author URL.
Cremer S, Ugelvig LV, Drijfhout FP, Schlick-Steiner BC, Steiner FM, Seifert B, Hughes DP, Schulz A, Petersen KS, Konrad H, et al (2008). The evolution of invasiveness in garden ants. PLoS One, 3(12). Abstract.  Author URL.
Sanchez MI, Ponton F, Schmidt-Rhaesa A, Hughes DP, Misse D, Thomas F (2008). Two steps to suicide in crickets harbouring hairworms. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 76, 1621-1624. Author URL.

2007

Hughes DP, Cremer S (2007). Plasticity in antiparasite behaviours and its suggested role in invasion biology. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 74, 1593-1599. Author URL.

2006

Kathirithamby J, Hughes DP (2006). Description and biological notes of the first species of Xenos (Strepsiptera : Stylopidae) parasitic in Polistes carnifex F. (Hymenoptera : Vespidae) in Mexico. ZOOTAXA(1104), 35-45. Author URL.
Ponton F, Lebarbenchon C, Lefevre T, Thomas F, Duneau D, Marche L, Renault L, Hughes DP, Biron DG (2006). Hairworm anti-predator strategy: a study of causes and consequences. PARASITOLOGY, 133, 631-638. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Boomsma JJ (2006). Muscling out malaria. TRENDS IN ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, 21(10), 533-534. Author URL.
Ponton F, Lebarbenchon C, Lefevre T, Biron DG, Duneau D, Hughes DP, Thomas F (2006). Parasitology - Parasite survives predation on its host. NATURE, 440(7085), 756-756. Author URL.

2005

Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J (2005). Cost of strepsipteran macroparasitism for immature wasps: does sociality modulate virulence?. OIKOS, 110(3), 428-434. Author URL.
Hughes DP (2005). Parasitic manipulation: a social context. Behav Processes, 68(3), 263-266. Author URL.

2004

Hughes DP, Pamilo P, Kathirithamby J (2004). Horizontal transmission of Wolbachia by strepsipteran endoparasites? a response to Noda et al. 2001. Mol Ecol, 13(2), 507-509. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J, Beani L (2004). Prevalence of the parasite Strepsiptera in adult Polistes wasps: field collections and literature overview. ETHOLOGY ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, 16(4), 363-375. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J, Turillazzi S, Beani L (2004). Social wasps desert the colony and aggregate outside if parasitized: parasite manipulation?. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY, 15(6), 1037-1043. Author URL.
Johnston JS, Ross LD, Beani L, Hughes DP, Kathirithamby J (2004). Tiny genomes and endoreduplication in Strepsiptera. INSECT MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 13(6), 581-585. Author URL.

2003

Hughes DP, Beani L, Turillazzi S, Kathirithamby J (2003). Prevalence of the parasite Strepsiptera in Polistes as detected by dissection of immatures. INSECTES SOCIAUX, 50(1), 62-68. Author URL.
Hughes DP, Moya-Raygoza G, Kathirithamby J (2003). The first record among Dolichoderinae (Formicidae) of parasitism by Strepsiptera. INSECTES SOCIAUX, 50(2), 148-150. Author URL.

2002

Kathirithamby J, Hughes DP (2002). Caenocholax fenyesi (Strepsiptera : Myrmecolacidae) parasitic in Camponotus planatus (Hymenoptera : Formicidae) in Mexico: is this the original host?. ANNALS OF THE ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 95(5), 558-563. Author URL.