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2017 Dresden Meeting on Insect Phylogeny

Duane McKenna gave an invited talk at the 2017 Dresden Meeting on Insect Phylogeny (Dresden, Germany), September 23, 2017. Title: New insights into the phylogeny and evolution of beetles (Coleoptera).

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Registration Form: 2016 International Weevil Meeting

2016 Weevil Meeting Registration

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Preliminary Program: 2016 International Weevil Meeting

2016 International Weevil Meeting

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Dresden Meeting on Insect Phylogeny

Duane McKenna gave an invited talk at the 2015 Dresden Meeting on Insect Phylogeny (Dresden, Germany), September 27, 2015. Title: The Phylogeny and Evolution of Beetles (Coleoptera) as revealed by new molecular phylogenetic and comparative genomic data.

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Resolution in support of urgent measures to conserve protected animal species in the Greater Congo Basin

Association for Tropical Biology & Conservation. (2015). Resolution in support of urgent measures to conserve protected animal species in the Greater Congo Basin.   http://tropicalbiology.org/congo-resolution/ https://www.mail-archive.com/[email protected]/msg40424.html http://news.mongabay.com/2015/0712-atbc-resoution-wildlife-trade-africa.html

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USDA-funded postdoctoral research fellowship in longhorned beetle phylogenomics and evolution

A USDA-funded postdoctoral research fellowship in longhorned beetle phylogenomics and evolution is available in the McKenna laboratory at the University of Memphis. The successful applicant will help generate a phylogenomic data set for longhorned beetles, and will contribute to studies Continue Reading →

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Arthropod Genomics Symposium…

Duane McKenna gave an invited talk at the Arthropod Genomics Symposium (Kansas City, MO), June 17-19, 2015. Title: The Asian longhorned beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis (Cerambycidae) genome yields new insights into the genomic basis of phytophagy and the evolution of beetle Continue Reading →

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