Published Papers

Herpetofauna

Glorioso, B. M. & Waddle, J.H. (2017). Nocturnal arboreality in snakes in the swamplands of the Atchafalaya Basin of south-central Louisiana and Big Thicket National Preserve of southeast Texas. The Journal of North American Herpetology, 2017(1):11-18. http://www.cnah.org/pdf/88616.pdf 

Nicoletto, P. (2013). Effects of Hurricane Rita on the herpetofauna of Village Creek State Park, Hardin County, Texas. The Southwestern Naturalist, 58(1), 64-69. http://www.jstor.org/stable/23362673Effects


Insects (change from Lepadoptera)

Knudson, E., Bordelon, C., & Pogue, M. G. (2003). A new species of Schinia Hübner (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Heliothinae) from Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Zootaxa, 382, 1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.382.1.1

Realzola, E., Cook, J.L., & Cook, T.J., (2007). Composition of Gyrinid Aggregations in the East Texas primitive Big Thicket (Coleoptera: Gyrinidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin, 61(4), 495-502. https://doi.org/10.1649/0010-065X(2007)61


Macro Fungi

Buyck, B., Hofstetter, V., & Olariaga, I. (2016). Setting the record straight on North American Cantharellus. Cryptogamie, Mycologie, 37(3), 405-417. https://doi.org/10.7872/crym/v37.iss3.2016.405.

Buyck, B., Moreau, P., Courtecuisse, R., Kong, A., Roy, M., & Hofstetter, V. (2016). Cantharellus coccolobae sp. nov. and Cantharellus garnieri, Two Tropical Members of Cantharellus subg. Cinnabarinus. Cryptogamie, Mycologie, 37(3), 391-403. https://doi.org/10.7872/crym/v37.iss3.2016.391.

Buyck, B., Olariaga, I., Justice, J., Lewis, D., Roody, W., & Hofstetter, V. (2016). The dilemma of species recognition in the field when sequence data are not in phase with phenotypic variability. Cryptogamie, Mycologie, 37(3), 367-389. https://doi.org/10.7872/crym/v37.iss3.2016.367

Buyck, B., Olariaga, I., Looney, B., Justice, J., & Hofstetter, V. (2016). Wisconsin chanterelles revisited and first indications for very wide distributions of Cantharellus species in the United States East of the Rocky Mountains. Cryptogamie, Mycologie, 37(3), 345-366.  https://doi.org/10.7872/crym/v37.iss3.2016.345.

Lewis, D., & McGraw, J. (1981). Agaricales, Family Amanitaceae, of the Big Thicket. The Southwestern Naturalist, 26(1), 1-4. doi:10.2307/3671322

Lewis, D. & McGraw, J. (1984) Studies on Big Thicket Agaricales. The Southwestern Naturalist 29(3), 257-264. doi: 10.2307/3671356

Ortiz-Santana, B., Lewis, D. P., & Both, E. E. (2009). A new Boletus from North America. Mycotxon, 110, 211-217. http://www.mycotaxon.com/

Winsett, KE, & Stephenson, S.L. (2013). Myxomycetes isolated from submerged plant material collected in the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas. Mycosphere 4(2), 227–231. doi: 10.5943/mycosphere/4/2/5


Micro Fungi - Pyrenomycetes

Rogers, J.D., Vasilyeva, L., & Hay, F.O. (2008). New Xylariaceae from Hawaii and Texas (USA). Sydowia, 60(2): 277–286. http://sydowia.at/syd60-2/T11-Rogers.htm

Vasilyeva, L.N. (2011). Quaternaria carpinicola, a comb. nov. (Diatrypaceae) Mycosphere 2(4), 515–517. http://www.mycosphere.org/pdfs/MC2_4_No14.pdf

Vasilyeva, L. N., & Stephenson, S. L. (2009). The genus Diatrype (Ascomycota, Diatrypaceae) in Arkansas and Texas (USA). Mycotaxon, 107, 307-314. http://www.mycotaxon.com.

Vasilyeva, L., & Stephenson, S. (2010). Biogeographical patterns in pyrenomycetous fungi and their taxonomy. The Grayan disjunction. Mycotaxon, 114, 281-303. doi:10.5248/114.281


Parasites of Aquatic Ectotherms 

Barger, M. (2010). A New Species of Lissorchis (Trematoda: Lissorchiidae) from Creek Chubsuckers (Erimyzon oblongus) in the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parisitology, 77(1), 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1654/4415.1

Barger, M. (2010). A New Species of Caecincola (Trematoda: Cryptogonimidae) from Spotted Bass (Micropterus punctulatus) in the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parasitology, 77(1), 6-8. https://doi.org/10.1654/4417.1

Barger, M. (2014). A New Species of Azygia (Trematoda: Azygiidae) from Pirate Perch, Aphredoderus sayanus (Aphredoderidae), in the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parasitology, 81(2), 257-259. https://doi.org/10.1654/4704.1 

Barger, M. (2016). A New Species of Prosorhynchoides (Trematoda: Bucephalidae) from White Bass, Morone chrysops (Moronidae), in the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parisitology, 83(1), 74-77. doi:10.1654/1525-2647-83.1.74

Barger, M., & Wellenstein, D. (2015). Morphological Confirmation of Homalometron (Trematoda: Apocreadiidae) Species in Freshwater Fishes in Southeastern Texas, U.S.A., with Description of Two Species. Comparative Parisitology, 82(2), 248-253. https://doi.org/10.1654/4754.1

Dutton, H., & Barger, M. (2014). A New Genus and Species of Caryophyllaeid (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea) from Spotted Suckers, Minytrema melanops (Catostomidae), in the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parisitology, 81(1), 23-26. https://doi.org/10.1654/4620.1

Dutton, H., & Barger, M. (2015). Metazoan Parasites of Catfishes in the Big Thicket National Preserve and Surrounding Areas, Texas, U.S.A. Haley R. Dutton and Michael A. Barger Comparative Parasitology 2015 82 (2), 187-197. Comparative Parasitology, 82(2), 187-197. https://doi.org/10.1654/4743.1

Dutton, H., & Barger, M. (2017). Comparison of Metazoan Parasite Diversity in Catfishes Within and Outside the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parasitology, 84(1), 21-27. https://doi.org/10.1654/1525-2647-84.1.21

Kusy, H., & Barger, M. (2017). A New Species of Macroderoides (Trematoda: Macroderoididae) from Spotted Gar, Lepisosteus oculatus (Lepisosteidae), in the Big Thicket National Preserve and Surrounding Areas, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parisitology, 84(1), 28-31. doi:10.1654/1525-2647-84.1.28

Kusy, H., & Barger, M. (2017). A New Species of Caecincola (Trematoda: Cryptogonimidae) from White Crappie (Pomoxis annularis) in Southeastern Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parisitology, 84(1), 32-35. doi:10.1654/1525-2647-84.1.32

Orcutt, G., & Barger, M. (2017). A New Species of Caecincola (Trematoda: Cryptogonimidae) from Largemouth Bass (Micropterus salmoides) in the Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Comparative Parisitology, 84(2), 155-158. doi:10.1654/1525-2647-84.2.155


Tardigrade

Hinton, J.G., Meyer, H.A., McDaniel, N.D., Bergeron, C., Keely, S.J. & Matte, A. (2014). Lone Star Bears: The Tardigrada of Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas. Southeastern Naturalist, 13(5), 131-136. https://www.jstor.org/stable/26454947

Meyer, H.A., Domingue, M.N., & Hinton, J.G. (2014). Tardigrada of the West Gulf Coastal Plain, with Descriptions of Two new Species from Louisiana. Southeastern Naturalist, 13(5), 117-130. https://www.jstor.org/stable/26454946