- About this Journal ·
- Abstracting and Indexing ·
- Aims and Scope ·
- Annual Issues ·
- Article Processing Charges ·
- Articles in Press ·
- Author Guidelines ·
- Bibliographic Information ·
- Citations to this Journal ·
- Contact Information ·
- Editorial Board ·
- Editorial Workflow ·
- Free eTOC Alerts ·
- Publication Ethics ·
- Reviewers Acknowledgment ·
- Society Affiliation ·
- Submit a Manuscript ·
- Subscription Information ·
- Table of Contents
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 398180, 10 pages
Splendid Hybrids: The Effects of a Tiger Beetle Hybrid Zone on Apparent Species Diversity
1Department of Biology, Chadron State College, Chadron, NE 69337, USA
2Department of Biology, University of Nebraska at Kearney, 905 W 25th Street, Kearney, NE 68849, USA
3Department of Entomology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 103 Entomology Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583, USA
Received 2 October 2011; Revised 11 January 2012; Accepted 11 January 2012
Academic Editor: Brian Forschler
Copyright © 2012 Mathew L. Brust et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
- T. E. Dowling and C. L. Secor, “The role of hybridization and introgression in the diversification of animals,” Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics, vol. 28, pp. 593–619, 1997.
- J. Epifanio and J. Nielsen, “The role of hybridization in the distribution, conservation and management of aquatic species,” Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, vol. 10, pp. 245–251, 2000.
- B. C. Schmidt and F. A. H. Sperling, “Widespread decoupling of mtDNA variation and species integrity in Grammia tiger moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae),” Systematic Entomology, vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 613–634, 2008.
- K. Schwenk, N. Brede, and B. Streit, “Introduction. Extent, processes and evolutionary impact of interspecific hybridization in animals,” Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, vol. 363, no. 1505, pp. 2805–2811, 2008.
- F. W. Allendorf, R. F. Leary, P. Spruell, and J. K. Wenburg, “The problems with hybrids: setting conservation guidelines,” Trends in Ecology and Evolution, vol. 16, no. 11, pp. 613–622, 2001.
- B. Savan, A. J. Morgan, and C. Gore, “Volunteer environmental monitoring and the role of the universities: the case of Citizens' Environment Watch,” Environmental Management, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 561–568, 2003.
- D. G. Delaney, C. D. Sperling, C. S. Adams, and B. Leung, “Marine invasive species: validation of citizen science and implications for national monitoring networks,” Biological Invasions, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 117–128, 2008.
- J. E. Losey, J. E. Perlman, and E. R. Hoebeke, “Citizen scientist rediscovers rare nine-spotted lady beetle, Coccinella novemnotata, in eastern North America,” Journal of Insect Conservation, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 415–417, 2007.
- E. Howard and A. K. Davis, “The fall migration flyways of monarch butterflies in eastern North America revealed by citizen scientists,” Journal of Insect Conservation, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 279–286, 2009.
- K. L. Kelly and D. B. Judd, Color: universal Language and Dictionary of Names, National Bureau of Standards, 1976.
- D. L. Pearson, C. B. Knisley, and C. J. Kazilek, A Field Guide to Tiger Beetles of the United States and Canada: identification, Natural History, and Distribution of the Cicindelidae, Oxford University Press, New York, NY, USA, 2006.
- D. L. Pearson and F. Cassola, “Are we doomed to repeat history? A model of the past using tiger beetles (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) and conservation biology to anticipate the future,” Journal of Insect Conservation, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 47–59, 2007.
- S. S. Carroll and D. L. Pearson, “Spatial modeling of butterfly species richness using tiger beetles (Cicindelidae) as a bioindicator taxon,” Ecological Applications, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 531–543, 1998.
- F. Cassola and D. L. Pearson, “Global patterns of tiger beetle species richness (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae): their use in conservation planning,” Biological Conservation, vol. 95, no. 2, pp. 197–208, 2000.
- D. L. Pearson and S. S. Carroll, “Predicting patterns of tiger beetle (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) species richness in northwestern south america,” Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 125–136, 2001.
- M. L. Brust, W. W. Hoback, S. M. Spomer, W. J. Allgeier, and P. D. Nabity, “New tiger beetle county records for Nebraska,” U.S.A. Cicindela, vol. 37, pp. 37–58, 2005.
- M. L. Brust, “New tiger beetle observations and county records for Nebraska and a new state record for Cicindela tenuisignata LeConte,” Cicindela, vol. 38, pp. 9–15, 2006.
- L. A. Schincariol and R. Freitag, “Biological character analysis, classification, and history of the North American Cicindela splendida Hentz group taxa (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae),” Canadian Entomologist, vol. 123, no. 6, pp. 1327–1353, 1991.
- W. N. Johnson, “Sympatric population of Cicindela limbalis transversa and Cicindela splendida cyanocephalata,” Cicindela, vol. 11, article 26, 1979.
- L. A. Schincariol, Mating behaviour, spermatophore structure, ecology and systematics of the Cicindela splendida group (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae), M.S. thesis, Lakehead University, Ontario, USA, 1988.
- SAS Institute Inc, The GLM Procedure, SAS Institute Inc, Cary, NC, USA, 1999.
- C. B. Knisley and T. D. Schultz, The Biology of Tiger Beetles and a Guide to the Species of the South Atlantic States, Virginia Museum of Natural History, Martinsville, Va, USA, 1976.
- A. P. Vogler, R. Desalle, T. Assmann, C. B. Knisley, and T. D. Schultz, “Molecular population genetics of the endangered tiger beetle Cicindela dorsalis (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae),” Annals of the Entomological Society of America, vol. 86, pp. 142–152, 1993.
- R. M. Woodcock and C. B. Knisley, “Genetic analysis of an unusual population of the problematic tiger beetle group, Cicindela Spendida/C. Limbalis, from Virginia, U.S.A. (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) using mtDNA,” Entomological News, vol. 120, no. 4, pp. 341–348, 2009.
- V. E. Shelford, “Color and color-pattern mechanism of tiger beetles,” Illinois Biological Monographs, vol. 3, pp. 395–592, 1917.
- B. Cutler, “An unusual series of Cicindela limbalis from South Dakota,” Cicindela, vol. 1, pp. 5–7, 1969.
- J. Acorn, Tiger Beetle of Alberta: Killers on the Clay, Stalkers on the Sand, University of Alberta Press, Edmonton, Alberta, 2001.
- C. W. Leng, “Notes on the Cicindelidae of Louisiana,” Journal of the New York Entomological Society, vol. 10, pp. 131–136, 1902.
- A. P. Platt and J. R. Maudsley, “Continued interspecific hybridization between Limenitis (Basilarchia) arthemis astyanax and L. (B.) archippus in the southeastern U.S. (Nymphalidae),” Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society, vol. 48, pp. 190–198, 1994.
- P. Wirtz, “Mother species-father species: unidirectional hybridization in animals with female choice,” Animal Behaviour, vol. 58, no. 1, pp. 1–12, 1999.
- M. G. Kippenhan, “The tiger beetles (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) of Colorado,” Transactions of the American Entomological Society, vol. 120, pp. 1–86, 1994.
- K. K. Dasmahapatra, M. J. Blum, A. Aiello et al., “Inferences from a rapidly moving hybrid zone,” Evolution, vol. 56, no. 4, pp. 741–753, 2002.
- N. H. Barton and G. M. Hewitt, “Analysis of hybrid zones,” Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics, vol. 16, pp. 113–148, 1985.
- N. H. Barton and G. M. Hewitt, “Adaptation, speciation and hybrid zones,” Nature, vol. 341, no. 6242, pp. 497–503, 1989.
- F. A. H. Sperling and J. R. Spence, “Structure of an asymmetric hybrid zone between two water strider species (Hemiptera: Gerridae: Limnoporus),” Evolution, vol. 45, no. 6, pp. 1370–1383, 1991.
- S. R. Virdee and G. M. Hewitt, “Clines for hybrid dysfunction in a grasshopper hybrid zone,” Evolution, vol. 48, no. 2, pp. 392–407, 1994.
- M. G. Ritchie, R. K. Butlin, and G. M. Hewitt, “Fitness consequences of potential assortative mating inside and outside a hybrid zone in Chorthippus parallelus (Orthoptera: Acrididae): implications for reinforcement and sexual selection theory,” Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 45, no. 3, pp. 219–234, 1992.
- D. L. Pearson and A. P. Vogler, Tiger Beetles: The Evolution, Ecology, and Diversity of the Cicindelids, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, USA, 2001.
- R. A. Nichols, “The fragmentation of tension zones in sparsely populated areas,” American Naturalist, vol. 134, pp. 969–977, 1989.
- M. R. Carter, “The biology and ecology of the tiger beetles (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) of Nebraska,” Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences, vol. 17, pp. 1–18, 1989.
- T. Dobzhansky, Ed., Genetics and the Origin of Species, Columbia University Press, New York, NY, USA, 3rd edition, 1951.
- E. Mayr, “Speciation phenomena in birds,” American Naturalist, vol. 74, pp. 249–278, 1940.
- S. M. Spomer and L. G. Higley, “Population status and distribution of the Salt Creek tiger beetle, Cicindela nevadica lincolniana Casey (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae),” Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 392–398, 1993.