Tanya Dapkey

Entomologist, Research Technician
http://tanyadapkey.com
Publications
Chacon, Isidro A., et. al., including Tanya Dapkey. (2017) Six new cryptic species of Xylodonta Becker, 2014 (Notodontidae: Nystaleinae) from Costa Rica. Tropical Lepidoptera Research. 27(1): 33-58.

Janzen, D.H., et. al. including Tanya Dapkey. (2017) Nuclear genomes distinguish cryptic species suggested by their DNA barcodes and ecology. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114(31): 8313-8318.

Fleming A., et. al., including Tanya Dapkey. (2017) Nine new species of Uramya Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Area de Conservacion Guanacaste in northwestern Costa Rica, with a key to their identification. Biodiversity Data Journal 5: e9649.

Fernandez-Triana, Jose, et. al., including Tanya Dapkey. 2016. Revision of the genus Promicrogaster (Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Microgastrinae) from Area de Conservacion Guanacaste, Costa Rica, with a key to all species previously described from Mesoamerica. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 50: 25-79.

Fernandez-Triana, Jose, et. al., including Tanya Dapkey. 2016. Review of the world species of Exoryza (Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Microgastrinae), with description of five new species. Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 63(2): 195-210 (01 Aug 2016).

Flemming, A.J., et. al., including Tanya Dapkey. 2016. Two new species of Erythromelana Townsend, 1919 (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Area de Conservacion Guanacaste in northwestern Costa Rica. Biodiversity Data Journal 4: e7386.

Flemming, A.J., et. al., including Tanya Dapkey. 2016. A new species of Phosocephala Townsend, 1908 (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Area de Conservacion Guanacaste in northwestern Costa Rica. Biodiversity Data Journal 4: e7863.

Knighton, James, Tanya Dapkey and Jason Cruz. 2014. Random Walk Modeling of Adult Leuctra ferruginea (Stonefly) Dispersal. Ecological Informatics. 19: 1-9.

Sweeney, Bern, et. al. including Tanya Dapkey 2011. Can DNA barcodes of stream macroinvertebrates improve descriptions of community structure and water quality? Journal of the North American Benthological Society. 30(1): 195-216.

Sharkey, Michael J., et. al. including Tanya Dapkey 2011. Lytopylus Forster (Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Agathidinae) species from Costa Rica, with an emphasis on specimens reared from caterpillars in Area de Conservacion Guanacaste. ZooKeys.130: 379-419.


Janzen, Daniel, et. al. including Tanya Dapkey 2009. Integration of DNA barcoding into an ongoing inventory of complex tropical biodiversity. Molecular Ecology Resources. 9(1): 1-26.

Publications of Barcode of Life Initiative that I participated in, acknowledgment given:
Mariapanteles dapkeyae "This species is dedicated to Tanya Heckmann Dapkey of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, in recognition of her seven years of diligent and highly accurate sorting, processing, databasing, and de-legging ACG microgastrine wasps for DNA barcoding."
Whitfield, James B., et. al. 2012. Mariapanteles (Hymenoptera, Braconidae), a new genus of Neotropical microgastrine parasitoid wasp discovered through biodiversity inventory Zoo Keys. 208: 61-80.

Janzen, Daniel, et. al. 2005. Wedding biodiversity inventory of a large and complex Lepidoptera fauna with DNA barcoding. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B. 360(1462): 1835-1845.
Hajibabaei, Mehrdad, et al. 2006. DNA barcodes distinguish species of tropical Lepidoptera. PNAS (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in the United States of America). 103(4): 968-971.
Hajibabaei, Mehrdad, et. al. 2006. A minimalist barcode can identify a specimen whose DNA is degraded. Molecular Ecology Notes. 6: 959-964.
Smith, M. Alex., et. al. 2006. DNA Barcodes Reveal Cryptic Host-Specificity within the Presumed Polyphagous Members of a Genus of Parasitoid Flies (Diptera: Tachinidae). PNAS. 103(10): 3657-3662.
Miller, Jeff C., Daniel H. Janzen and Winifred Hallwachs. 2007. One hundred butterflies and moths. 256 pgs.
Smith, M. Alex., et. al. 2007. DNA barcodes affirm that 16 species of apparently generalist tropical parasitoid flies (Diptera, Tachinidae) are not all generalists. PNAS. 104(12): 4967-4972.
Burns, John, et. al. 2008. DNA Barcodes and cryptic species of skipper butterflies in the genus Perichares in Area de Conservacion en Guanacaste, Costa Rica. PNAS. 105(17): 6350-6355.
Smith, M. Alex., et. al. 2008. Extreme diversity of tropical parasitoid wasps exposed by iterative integration of natural history, DNA barcoding, morphology, and collections. PNAS. 105(34): 12359-12364