Ant-Laboulbeniales papers

Edited by A. Tartally & D. Haelewaters; supported by the “AntLabMarie Curie project (AT) and the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DH)

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Alphabetically                        Chronologically

List of papers, ordered alphabetically by author name

Báthori, F., Csata, E. & Tartally, A. (2015): Rickia wasmannii increases the need for water in Myrmica scabrinodis (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales; Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 126: 7882. (see)

Báthori, F., Pfliegler, W.P. & Tartally, A. (2014): First records of the myrmecophilous fungus Laboulbenia camponoti Batra (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales) from Austria and Romania. – Sociobiology, 61: 338340. (see)

Báthori, F., Pfliegler, W.P. & Tartally, A. (2015): First records of the recently described ectoparasitic Rickia lenoirii Santam. (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) in the Carpathian Basin. – Sociobiology, 62: 620622. (see)

Báthori, F., Rádai, Z. & Tartally, A. (2017): The effect of Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) on the aggression and boldness of Myrmica scabrinodis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). –  Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 58: 41–52. (see)

Bequaert, J. (1920): A new host of Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter, with remarks on the fungous parasites of ants.  – Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 15: 71–79.

Bezdĕčka, P. & Bezdĕčková, K. (2011): First records of the myrmecophilous fungus Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales) in Slovakia. – Folia faunistica Slovaca, 16(2): 71–72. (see)

Bezdĕčková, K. & Bezdĕčka, P. (2011): First records of the myrmecophilous fungus Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales) in the Czech Republic. – Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae biologicae, 96(1): 193–197.

Cavara, F. (1899): Di una nuova Laboulbeniacea: Rickia wasmannii, nov. gen. et nov. spec. – Malpighia, 13: 173–188. (see)

Cole Jr., A.C.  (1935): Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter, a fungus infesting some Idaho ants, and a list of its known North American hosts (Hym.: Formicidae). – Entomological News, 46: 24.

Cole Jr., A.C.  (1949): New ant hosts of the fungus Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Entomological News, 60: 17.

Csata, E., Bernadou, A., Rákosy-Tican, E., Heinze, J. & Markó, B. (2017): The effects of fungal infection and physiological condition on the locomotory behaviour of the ant Myrmica scabrinodis. –  Journal of Insect Physiology, 98(4): 167–172. (see)

Csata, E., Czekes, Z., Erős, K., Német, E., Hughes, M., Csősz, S. & Markó, B. (2013): Comprehensive survey of Romanian myrmecoparasitic fungi: New species, biology and distribution. – North Western Journal of Zoology, 9: 23–29. (see) [Aegeritella superficialis, Myrmicinosporidium durum, Pandora myrmecophaga, Rickia wasmannii]

Csata, E., Erős, K. & Markó, B. (2014): Effects of the ectoparasitic fungus Rickia wasmannii on its ant host Myrmica scabrinodis: Changes in host mortality and behavior. – Insectes Sociaux, 61: 247252. (see)

Csata, E., Timuş, N., Witek, M., Casacci, L.M., Lucas, C., Bagnères, A.-G., Sztencel-Jabłonka, A., Barbero, F., Bonelli, S., Rákosy, L. & Markó, B. (2017): Lock-picks: fungal infection facilitates the intrusion of strangers into ant colonies. – Scientific Reports, 7: 46323. (see)   

De Kesel, A. & Haelewaters, D. (2014): Laboulbenia slackensis and L. littoralis sp. nov. (Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales), two sibling species as a result of ecological speciation. – Mycologia, 106(3): 407–414. (see) [host shifts in microhabitats]

De Kesel, A., Haelewaters, D. & Dekoninck, W. (2016): Myrmecophilous Laboulbeniales (Ascomycota) in Belgium. – Sterbeeckia, 34: 3–6. (see)

Espadaler, X. & Blasco, J. (1991): Laboulbenia camponoti Batra, 1963 (Fungi, Ascomycotina) en Aragón. – Mallada, 2: 75–80. (see)

Espadaler, X., Gómez, K. & Santamaria, S. (2017): First Record of an Epizoic Laboulbenia (Fungi: Laboulbeniales) on Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Africa.  –  Sociobiology 64(2): 155–158. (see)

Espadaler, X., Lebas, C., Wagenknecht, J. & Tragust, S. (2011): Laboulbenia formicarum (Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales), an exotic parasitic fungus, on an exotic ant in France. – Vie et Milieu / Life & Environment 61(1): 41–44. (see)

Espadaler, X. & Lodos, N. (1983): Camponotus baldaccii Emery (Hym., Formicidae) parasitized by Laboulbenia camponoti Batra (Ascomycetes) in Turkey. – Turkish Journal of Plant Protection, 7: 217219.

Espadaler, X. & Santamaría, S. (2003): Laboulbenia formicarum crosses the Atlantic. – Orsis, 18: 97–101. (see)

Espadaler, X. & Santamaría, S. (2012): Ecto- and endoparasitic fungi on ants from the holarctic region. – Psyche, 2012: 1–10. (see)

Espadaler, X. & Suñer, D. (1989): Additional records of Iberian parasitic insect fungi: Laboulbeniales (Ascomycotina) and Aegeritella (Deuteromycotina). – Orsis, 4: 145–149. (see)

Gómez, K., Espadaler, X. & Santamaria, S. (2016): Ant-fungus interactions: Laboulbenia camponoti Batra in Italy and a new host for L. formicarum Thaxter (Fungi: Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales). – Sociobiology, 63(3): 950–955. (see)

Haelewaters, D. (2012): The first record of Laboulbeniales (Fungi, Ascomycota) on ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in The Netherlands. – Ascomycete.org, 4 (3): 65–69. (see) [Rickia wasmannii]

Haelewaters, D. (2016): Parasietschimmels op mieren. – Forum Formicidarum, 17(1): 9–15. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Boer, P., Gort, G. & Noordijk, J. (2015): Studies of Laboulbeniales (Fungi, Ascomycota) on Myrmica ants (II): variation of infection by Rickia wasmannii over habitats and time. – Animal Biology, 65(34): 219–231. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Boer, P. & Noordijk, J. (2015): Studies of Laboulbeniales (Fungi: Ascomycota) on Myrmica ants: Rickia wasmannii in the Netherlands. – Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 44: 39–47. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Gorczak, M., Pfliegler, W.P., Tartally, A., Tischer, M., Wrzosek, M. & Pfister, D.H. (2015): Bringing Laboulbeniales into the 21st century: enhanced techniques for extraction and PCR amplification of DNA from minute ectoparasitic fungi. – IMA Fungus, 6(2): 363–372. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Báthori, F., Pfliegler, W.P., Boer, P. & Tartally, A. (in preparation): Studies of Laboulbeniales (Fungi, Ascomycota) on Myrmica ants (IV). – Journal of Hymenoptera Research.

Haelewaters, D., Verhaeghen, S.J.C., Ríos González, T.A., Bernal Vega, J.A. & Villarreal Saucedo, R.V. (2017): New and interesting Laboulbeniales from Panama and other countries in Central America. – Nova Hedwigia. (in press) (see) [Laboulbenia ecitonis]

Herraiz, J.A. & Espadaler, X. (2007): Laboulbenia formicarum (Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales) reaches the Mediterranean. – Sociobiology, 50(2): 449455. (see)

Judd, W.W. & Benjamin, R.K. (1958): The ant Lasius alienus parasitized by the fungus Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter at London, Ontario. – Canadian Entomologist, 90: 419. (see)

Kaur, S. & Mukerji, K.G. (1995): Studies on Indian Laboulbeniales IV: Three species of Laboulbenia. – Mycoscience, 36(3): 311–314. (see) [Laboulbenia camponoti]

Konrad, M., Grasse, A.V., Tragust, S. & Cremer, S. (2015): Anti-pathogen protection versus survival costs mediated by an ectosymbiont in an ant host. – Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 282: 20141976. (see) [Laboulbenia formicarum on the invasive garden ant, Lasius neglectus]

Lapeva-Gjonova, A. & Santamaria S. (2011): First record of Laboulbeniales (Ascomycota) on ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Bulgaria  –  Zoonotes, 22: 1–6. (see)

Markó, B., Csata, E. Erős, K. Német, E. Czekes, Zs. & Rózsa, L. (2016): Distribution of the myrmecoparasitic fungus Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) across colonies, individuals, and body parts of Myrmica scabrinodis. – Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 136: 7480. (see)

Nuhn, T.P. & Van Dyke, C.G. (1979): Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter (Ascomycotina: Laboulbeniales) on ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Raleigh, North Carolina with a new host record. – Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 81: 101–104.

Pfliegler, W.P., Báthori, F., Haelewaters, D. & Tartally, A. (2016): Studies of Laboulbeniales on Myrmica ants (III): myrmecophilous arthropods as alternative hosts of Rickia wasmannii. – Parasite, 23: 50. (see)

Pfliegler, W.P., Tálas, L., Báthori, F., Tartally, A., Pócsi, I. & Szemán-Nagy, G. (2016): Antifungal effect of silver nanoparticles on Rickia wasmannii Cavara (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) infecting Myrmica scabrinodis Nylander (Formicidae) ants. – Sociobiology, 63(2): 851–854. (see)

Reichensperger, A. (1935): Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Myrmekophilen-fauna Brasiliens under Costa Ricas III. (Col. Staphyl. Hist.). – Arbeiten über morphologische und taxonomische Entomologie aus Berlin-Dahlem, 2(3): 188–218, Tafel 3.

Rossi, W. (1991): A new species and a new record of Laboulbeniales (Ascomycetes) parasitic on myrmecophilous Staphylinidae. – Sociobiology, 18(2): 197–202. [Laboulbenia ecitonis, Rickia kistneri]

Santamaría, S. & Espadaler, X. (2015): Rickia lenoirii, a new ectoparasitic species, with comments on world Laboulbeniales associated with ants. – Mycoscience, 56(2): 224–229. (see)

Sifolinia’s AntBlog (2009): Rickia wasmannii in the UK. (see)

Smith, M.R. (1917): An infestation of Lasius niger L. var. americana with Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Journal of Economic Entomology, 10: 447.

Smith, M.R. (1928): Remarks concerning the distribution and hosts of the parasitic ant fungus, Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 23: 104–106.

Smith, M.R. (1946): Ant hosts of the fungus, Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 48: 29–31.

Smith, M.R. (1961): Another ant genus host of the parasitic fungus Laboulbenia Robin (Hymenoptera: Formicidae.  – Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 63: 58.

Tartally, A. & Báthori, F. (2015): Does Laboulbenia formicarum (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) fungus infect the invasive garden ant, Lasius neglectus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), in Hungary? – e-Acta Naturalia Pannonica, 8: 117–123. (see)

Tartally, A., Szűcs, B. & Ebsen, J.R. (2007): The first records of Rickia wasmannii Cavara, 1899, a myrmecophilous fungus, and its Myrmica Latreille, 1804 host ants in Hungary and Romania (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales; Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Myrmecological News, 10: 123. (see)

Thaxter, R. (1908): Contribution toward a monograph of the Laboulbeniaceae. Part II. – Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 13: 217–469, Plates XXVIII–LXXI. (see)

Tragust, S., Feldhaar, H., Espadaler, X. & Pedersen, J.S. (2015): Rapid increase of the parasitic fungus Laboulbenia formicarum in supercolonies of the invasive garden ant Lasius neglectus. – Biological Invasions, 17(10): 2795–2801. (see)

Tragust, S., Tartally, A., Espadaler, X. & Billen, J. (2016): Histopathology of Laboulbeniales (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales): ectoparasitic fungi on ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Myrmecological News, 23: 81–89. (see)

Wheeler, W.M. (1910): Colonies of ants (Lasius neoniger Emery) infested with Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Psyche, 17(3): 83–86. (see)

Witek, M., Barbero, F. & Markó, B. (2014): Myrmica ants host highly diverse parasitic communities: from social parasites to microbes. – Insectes Sociaux, 61(4): 307–323. (see)

 


List of papers, ordered chronologically

Haelewaters, D., Báthori, F., Pfliegler, W.P., Boer, P. & Tartally, A. (in preparation): Studies of Laboulbeniales (Fungi, Ascomycota) on Myrmica ants (IV). – Journal of Hymenoptera Research.

2017

Báthori, F., Rádai, Z. & Tartally, A. (2017): The effect of Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) on the aggression and boldness of Myrmica scabrinodis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). –  Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 58: 41–52. (see)

Csata, E., Timuş, N., Witek, M., Casacci, L.M., Lucas, C., Bagnères, A.-G., Sztencel-Jabłonka, A., Barbero, F., Bonelli, S., Rákosy, L. & Markó, B. (2017): Lock-picks: fungal infection facilitates the intrusion of strangers into ant colonies. – Scientific Reports, 7: 46323. (see)

Csata, E., Bernadou, A., Rákosy-Tican, E., Heinze, J. & Markó, B. (2017): The effects of fungal infection and physiological condition on the locomotory behaviour of the ant Myrmica scabrinodis. –  Journal of Insect Physiology 98(4): 167–172. (see)

Espadaler, X., Gómez, K. & Santamaria, S. (2017): First Record of an Epizoic Laboulbenia (Fungi: Laboulbeniales) on Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Africa.  –  Sociobiology 64(2): 155158. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Verhaeghen, S.J.C., Ríos González, T.A., Bernal Vega, J.A. & Villarreal Saucedo, R.V. (2017): New and interesting Laboulbeniales from Panama and other countries in Central America. – Nova Hedwigia. (in press) (see) [Laboulbenia ecitonis]

2016

De Kesel, A., Haelewaters, D. & Dekoninck, W. (2016): Myrmecophilous Laboulbeniales (Ascomycota) in Belgium. – Sterbeeckia, 34: 3–6. (see)

Gómez, K., Espadaler, X. & Santamaría, S. (2016): Ant-fungus interactions: Laboulbenia camponoti Batra in Italy and a new host for L. formicarum Thaxter (Fungi: Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales). – Sociobiology, 63(3): 950–955. (see)

Haelewaters, D. (2016): Parasietschimmels op mieren. – Forum Formicidarum, 17(1): 9–15. (see)

Markó, B., Csata, E. Erős, K. Német, E. Czekes, Zs. & Rózsa, L. (2016): Distribution of the myrmecoparasitic fungus Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) across colonies, individuals, and body parts of Myrmica scabrinodis. – Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 136: 74–80. (see)

Pfliegler, W.P., Báthori, F., Haelewaters, D. & Tartally, A. (2016): Studies of Laboulbeniales on Myrmica ants (III): myrmecophilous arthropods as alternative hosts of Rickia wasmannii. – Parasite, 23: 50. (see)

Pfliegler, W.P., Tálas, L., Báthori, F., Tartally, A., Pócsi, I. & Szemán-Nagy, G. (2016): Antifungal effect of silver nanoparticles on Rickia wasmannii Cavara (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) infecting Myrmica scabrinodis Nylander (Formicidae) ants. – Sociobiology, 63(2): 851–854. (see)

Tragust, S., Tartally, A., Espadaler, X. & Billen, J. (2016): Histopathology of Laboulbeniales (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales): ectoparasitic fungi on ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Myrmecological News, 23: 81–89. (see)

2015

Báthori, F., Csata, E. & Tartally, A. (2015): Rickia wasmannii increases the need for water in Myrmica scabrinodis (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales; Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 126: 78–82. (see)

Báthori, F., Pfliegler, W.P. & Tartally, A. (2015): First records of the recently described ectoparasitic Rickia lenoirii Santam. (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) in the Carpathian Basin. – Sociobiology, 62(4): 620–622. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Boer, P., Gort, G. & Noordijk, J. (2015): Studies of Laboulbeniales (Fungi, Ascomycota) on Myrmica ants (II): variation of infection by Rickia wasmannii over habitats and time. – Animal Biology, 65(3-4): 219–231. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Boer, P. & Noordijk, J. (2015): Studies of Laboulbeniales (Fungi: Ascomycota) on Myrmica ants: Rickia wasmannii in the Netherlands. – Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 44: 39–47. (see)

Haelewaters, D., Gorczak, M., Pfliegler, W.P., Tartally, A., Tischer, M., Wrzosek, M. & Pfister, D.H. (2015): Bringing Laboulbeniales into the 21st century: enhanced techniques for extraction and PCR amplification of DNA from minute ectoparasitic fungi. – IMA Fungus, 6(2): 363–372. (see)

Konrad, M., Grasse, A.V., Tragust, S. & Cremer, S. (2015): Anti-pathogen protection versus survival costs mediated by an ectosymbiont in an ant host. – Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 282: 20141976. (see) [Laboulbenia formicarum on the invasive garden ant, Lasius neglectus]

Santamaría, S. & Espadaler, X. (2015): Rickia lenoirii, a new ectoparasitic species, with comments on world Laboulbeniales associated with ants. – Mycoscience, 56(2): 224–229. (see)

Tartally, A. & Báthori, F. (2015): Does Laboulbenia formicarum (Ascomycota: Laboulbeniales) fungus infect the invasive garden ant, Lasius neglectus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), in Hungary? – e-Acta Naturalia Pannonica, 8: 117–123. (see)

Tragust, S., Feldhaar, H., Espadaler, X. & Pedersen, J.S. (2015): Rapid increase of the parasitic fungus Laboulbenia formicarum in supercolonies of the invasive garden ant Lasius neglectus. – Biological Invasions, 17(10): 2795–2801. (see)

2014

Báthori, F., Pfliegler, W.P. & Tartally, A. (2014): First records of the myrmecophilous fungus Laboulbenia camponoti Batra (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales) from Austria and Romania. – Sociobiology, 61: 338–340. (see)

Csata, E., Erős, K. & Markó, B. (2014): Effects of the ectoparasitic fungus Rickia wasmannii on its ant host Myrmica scabrinodis: Changes in host mortality and behavior. – Insectes Sociaux, 61: 247–252. (see)

De Kesel, A. & Haelewaters, D. (2014): Laboulbenia slackensis and L. littoralis sp. nov. (Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales), two sibling species as a result of ecological speciation. – Mycologia, 106(3): 407–414. (see) [host shifts in microhabitats]

Witek, M., Barbero, F. & Markó, B. (2014): Myrmica ants host highly diverse parasitic communities: from social parasites to microbes. – Insectes Sociaux, 61(4): 307–323. (see)

2013

Csata, E., Czekes, Z., Erős, K., Német, E., Hughes, M., Csősz, S. & Markó, B. (2013): Comprehensive survey of Romanian myrmecoparasitic fungi: New species, biology and distribution. – North Western Journal of Zoology, 9: 23–29. (see) [Aegeritella superficialis, Myrmicinosporidium durum, Pandora myrmecophaga, Rickia wasmannii]

2012

Espadaler, X. & Santamaría, S. (2012): Ecto- and endoparasitic fungi on ants from the holarctic region. – Psyche, 2012: 1–10. (see)

Haelewaters, D. (2012): The first record of Laboulbeniales (Fungi, Ascomycota) on ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in The Netherlands. – Ascomycete.org, 4 (3): 65–69. (see) [Rickia wasmannii]

2011

Bezdĕčka, P. & Bezdĕčková, K. (2011): First records of the myrmecophilous fungus Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales) in Slovakia. – Folia faunistica Slovaca, 16(2): 71–72. (see)

Bezdĕčková, K. & Bezdĕčka, P. (2011): First records of the myrmecophilous fungus Rickia wasmannii (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales) in the Czech Republic. – Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae biologicae, 96(1): 193–197.

Espadaler, X., Lebas, C., Wagenknecht, J. & Tragust, S. (2011): Laboulbenia formicarum (Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales), an exotic parasitic fungus, on an exotic ant in France. – Vie et Milieu / Life & Environment, 61(1): 41–44. (see)

Lapeva-Gjonova, A. & Santamaria S. (2011): First record of Laboulbeniales (Ascomycota) on ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Bulgaria  –  Zoonotes, 22: 1–6. (see)

2001-2010

Sifolinia’s AntBlog (2009): Rickia wasmannii in the UK. (see)

Herraiz, J.A. & Espadaler, X. (2007): Laboulbenia formicarum (Ascomycota, Laboulbeniales) reaches the Mediterranean. – Sociobiology, 50(2): 449–455. (see)

Tartally, A., Szűcs, B. & Ebsen, J.R. (2007): The first records of Rickia wasmannii Cavara, 1899, a myrmecophilous fungus, and its Myrmica Latreille, 1804 host ants in Hungary and Romania (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales; Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Myrmecological News, 10: 123. (see)

Espadaler, X. & Santamaría, S. (2003): Laboulbenia formicarum crosses the Atlantic. – Orsis, 18: 97–101. (see)

1991-2000

Kaur, S. & Mukerji, K.G. (1995): Studies on Indian Laboulbeniales IV: Three species of Laboulbenia. – Mycoscience, 36(3): 311–314. (see) [Laboulbenia camponoti]

Espadaler, X. & Blasco, J. (1991): Laboulbenia camponoti Batra, 1963 (Fungi, Ascomycotina) en Aragón. – Mallada, 2: 75–80. (see)

Rossi, W. (1991): A new species and a new record of Laboulbeniales (Ascomycetes) parasitic on myrmecophilous Staphylinidae. – Sociobiology, 18(2): 197–202. [Laboulbenia ecitonis, Rickia kistneri]

1981-1990

Espadaler, X. & Suñer, D. (1989): Additional records of Iberian parasitic insect fungi: Laboulbeniales (Ascomycotina) and Aegeritella (Deuteromycotina). – Orsis, 4: 145–149. (see)

Espadaler, X. & Lodos, N. (1983): Camponotus baldaccii Emery (Hym., Formicidae) parasitized by Laboulbenia camponoti Batra (Ascomycetes) in Turkey. – Turkish Journal of Plant Protection, 7: 217219.

1971-1980

Nuhn, T.P. & Van Dyke, C.G. (1979): Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter (Ascomycotina: Laboulbeniales) on ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Raleigh, North Carolina with a new host record. – Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 81: 101–104.

1961-1970

Smith, M.R. (1961): Another ant genus host of the parasitic fungus Laboulbenia Robin (Hymenoptera: Formicidae. – Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 63: 58.

1951-1960

Judd, W.W. & Benjamin, R.K. (1958): The ant Lasius alienus parasitized by the fungus Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter at London, Ontario. – Canadian Entomologist, 90: 419. (see)

1941-1950

Cole Jr., A.C.  (1949): New ant hosts of the fungus Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Entomological News, 60: 17.

Smith, M.R. (1946): Ant hosts of the fungus, Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 48: 29–31.

1931-1940

Cole Jr., A.C.  (1935): Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter, a fungus infesting some Idaho ants, and a list of its known North American hosts (Hym.: Formicidae). – Entomological News, 46: 24.

Reichensperger, A. (1935): Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Myrmekophilen-fauna Brasiliens under Costa Ricas III. (Col. Staphyl. Hist.). – Arbeiten über morphologische und taxonomische Entomologie aus Berlin-Dahlem, 2(3): 188–218, Tafel 3.

1921-1930

Smith, M.R. (1928): Remarks concerning the distribution and hosts of the parasitic ant fungus, Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 23: 104–106.

1911-1920

Bequaert, J. (1920): A new host of Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter, with remarks on the fungous parasites of ants.  – Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 15: 71–79.

Smith, M.R. (1917): An infestation of Lasius niger L. var. americana with Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Journal of Economic Entomology, 10: 447.

< 1911

Wheeler, W.M. (1910): Colonies of ants (Lasius neoniger Emery) infested with Laboulbenia formicarum Thaxter. – Psyche, 17(3): 83–86. (see)

Thaxter, R. (1908): Contribution toward a monograph of the Laboulbeniaceae. Part II. – Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 13: 217–469, Plates XXVIII–LXXI. (see)

Cavara, F. (1899): Di una nuova Laboulbeniacea: Rickia wasmannii, nov. gen. et nov. spec. – Malpighia, 13: 173–188. (see)