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Downes, J.A. 1935. Some races of Lasiocampa quercus, L. The Proceedings of the South London Entomological and Natural History Society, 1934-1935: 94–98.

Downes, J.A. 1948. The history of the speckled wood butterfly (Pararge aegeria) in Scotland, with a discussion of the recent changes of range of other British butterflies. The Journal of Animal Ecology, 17: 131–138.

Downes, J.A. 1949. The hippoboscid fly Crataerina pallida in Scotland. The Scottish Naturalist, 64 (3).

Downes, J.A. 1950. Habits and life-cycle of Culicoides nubeculosus Mg. Nature, 166: 510–512.

Downes, J.A. 1950. A preliminary account of the insects attacking the dried roots of Derris and Lonchocarpus. Eighth International Congress of Entomology, pp. 1–3.

Downes, J.A., Williams, D. 1950. The insect faunas of the dried roots of Lonchocarpus and Derris. Colonial Plant and Animal Products, 1: 33–51.

Downes, J.A. 1951. Two cases of myiasis on board ship, due to the larvae of Cordylobia anthropophaga. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 45: 169–170.

Downes, J.A. 1952. Descriptions of three species of Culicoides Latreille (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) new to science, together with notes on, and a revised key to the British species of the pulicaris and obsoletus groups. Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London, Series B, 21: 61–78.

Downes, J.A. 1953. Notes on the life-cycle of Xylophagus ater M. The Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine, 89: 136–137.

Downes, J.A. 1955. Observations on the swarming flight and mating of Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). The Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London, 106: 213–236, pl 1–2.

Downes, J.A. 1955. The food habits and description of Atrichopogon pollinivorus sp.n. (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). The Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London, 106: 439–453.

Downes, J.A. 1957. Tenth International Congress of Entomology. Nature, 179: 132–134.

Downes, J.A. 1958. The feeding habits of biting flies and their significance in classification. Annual Review of Entomology, 3: 249–266.

Downes, J.A. 1958. Assembly and mating in the biting Nematocera. Proceedings of the Tenth International Congress of Entomology, 3: 801–808.

Downes, J.A. 1958. The genus Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in Canada; an introductory review. Proceedings of the Tenth International Congress of Entomology, 2: 425–434.

Downes, J.A. 1959. The gypsy moth and some possibilities of the control of insects by general means. The Canadian Entomologist, 91: 661–664.

Downes, J.A., Downe, A.E.R., and Davies, L. 1962. Some aspects of the behaviour and physiology of biting flies that influence their role as vectors. Verhandlungen XI. Internationaler Kongress für Entomologie Wien. 3: 119–121.

Downes, J.A. 1962. What is an arctic insect? The Canadian Entomologist, 94: 143–162.

Oliver, D.R., Corbet, P.S., and Downes, J.A. 1964. Studies on arctic insects: the Lake Hazen Project. The Canadian Entomologist, 96: 138–139.

Downes, J.A. 1964. Arctic insects and their environment. The Canadian Entomologist, 96: 279–307.

Downes, J.A. 1965. Adaptations of insects in the arctic. Annual Review of Entomology, 10: 257–274.

Downes, J.A. 1966. The Lepidoptera of Greenland: some geographic considerations. The Canadian Entomologist, 98: 1135–1144.

Downes, J.A. 1966. Observations on the mating behaviour of the crab hole mosquito Deinocerites cancer (Diptera: Culicidae). The Canadian Entomologist, 96: 1169–1177.

Downes, J.A. 1967. Mouthparts of the biting and blood-sucking type in Tanyderidae and Chironomidae (Diptera). Nature 214: 1355–1356.

Downes, J.A., Birch, L.C., Horsfall, W.R., Kuhlhorn, F., Macdonald, W.W., Petrsceva, P.A., Rioux, J.A., and Southwood, T.R.E. 1967. Mosquito ecology. World Health Organization Technical Report Series, 368, 22 pp.

Downes, J.A. 1968. Notes on the organs and processes of sperm-transfer in the lower Diptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 100: 608–617.

Downes, J.A. 1968. Book Review: Fauna near the limit of tolerance “Entomology of Antarctica” by J. Linsley Gressitt. Science, 161: 1333.

Downes, J.A. 1968. A nepticulid moth feeding at the leaf-nectaries of poplar. The Canadian Entomologist, 100: 1078–1079.

Downes, J.A. 1968. Notes on the organs and processes of sperm-transfer in the lower Diptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 100: 608–617.

Downes, J.A. 1969. New or little known feeding habits in Empididae (Diptera). The Canadian Entomologist, 101: 404–408.

MacKay, M.R., and Downes, J.A. 1969. Arctic Olethreutinae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). 101: 1048–1053.

Downes, J.A. 1969. The swarming and mating flight of Diptera. Annual Review of Entomology, 14: 271–298.

Downes, J.A. 1970. The feeding and mating behaviour of the specialized Empididae (Diptera): observations on four species of Rhamphomyia in the high arctic and a general discussion. The Canadian Entomologist, 102: 769–791.

Downes, J.A. 1970. Book Review: Biogeographic field study “The Kodiak Island Refugium. Its Geology, Flora, Fauna, and History” edited by T.N.V. Karlstrom and G.E. Ball. Science, 167: 1242–1243.

Downes, J.A. 1971. The ecology of blood-sucking Diptera: an evolutionary perspective. In Ecology and physiology of parasites: a symposium. Edited by A.M. Fallis. University of Toronto Press, pp. 232–258.

Downes, J.A. 1972. Canadian records of Phlebotomus vexator, Trichomyia nuda, and Maruina lanceolata (Diptera: Psychodidae). The Canadian Entomologist, 104: 1135–1136.

Downes, J.A. 1973. Book Review: “The phylogenetic classification of Diptera Cyclorrhapha, with special reference to the structure of the male postabdomen” by G.C.D. Griffiths. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 5: 56–57.

Downes, J.A. 1973. Biting flies: the necessity for a new systematics. In Proceedings of a symposium on biting fly control and environmental quality. Defence Research Board, DR 217, pp. 115–123.

Downes, J.A. 1974. The feeding habits of adult Chironomidae. Entomologisk Tidskrift, 95 (Suppl.): 84–90.

Downes, J.A. 1974. Book Review: Recording the Changing Biota “The changing flora and fauna of Britain” edited by D.L. Hawksworth. Science, 186: 819.

Downes, J.A. 1974. Dr. C.G. Hewitt. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 6: 10–11.

Downes, J.A. 1976. A new species of Brachypogon (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae), the first record of the genus in Canada. The Canadian Entomologist, 108: 1145–1151.

Downes, J.A. 1977. Distribution and differentiation in the subgenus Monoculicoides. In Proceedings of World Ceratopogonidae Group. Mosquito News, 37: 279.

Downes, J.A. 1977. Evolution of feeding habits in Ceratopogonidae. In Proceedings of World Ceratopogonidae Group. Mosquito News, 37: 279–280.

Downes, J.A. 1977. A pilot study for a biological survey of the insects of Canada. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 9 (Suppl.), 3 pp.

Downes, J.A. 1978. The Culicoides variipennis complex: a necessary re-alignment of nomenclature (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). The Canadian Entomologist, 110: 63–69.

Downes, J.A. 1978. Culicoides spp. (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) attracted to humans in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, Canada. The Canadian Entomologist, 110: 237–240.

Downes, J.A. 1978. Feeding and mating in the insectivorous Ceratopogoninae (Diptera). Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 104, 62 pp.

McAlpine, J.F., with contributions by Downes, J.A., Oliver, D.R., Peterson, B.V., Shewell, G.E., Teskey, H.J., Vockeroth, J.R., and Wood, D.M. 1979. Diptera. In Canada and its insect fauna. Edited by H.V. Danks. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 108. pp. 389–424.

De Meillon, B., and Downes, J.A. 1980. Subsaharan Ceratopogonidae (Diptera). X. Report on species collected in the Drakensberg, South Africa. The Canadian Entomologist, 118: 141–180.

Downes, J.A. 1983. Two weeks on Vancouver Island, in search of biting midges (Ceratopogonidae). Boreus, 3: 3–6.

Downes, J.A., and Kavanaugh, D.H. 1988. Origins of the North American insect fauna. Introduction and commentary. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 144. pp. 1–11.

Downes, J.A. 1988. The post-glacial colonization of the North Atlantic islands. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 144. pp. 55–92.

Downes, J.A. 1991. Behavioural characters and their diversification in the phylogeny of Diptera: mating in flight. In Proceedings of the Second International Congress of Dipterology, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia, 27 August - 1 September 1990. Edited by L. Weismann, I. Országh, and A.C. Pont. SPB Academic Publishing, The Hague, The Netherlands. pp. 39–54.

Downes, J.A. 1997. Introduction to the insects of the Yukon. In Insects of the Yukon. Edited by H.V. Danks and J.A. Downes. Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods), Ottawa. pp. 7–11.

Danks, H.V., Downes, J.A., Larson, D.J., and Scudder, G.G.E. 1997. Insects of the Yukon: characteristics and history. In Insects of the Yukon. Edited by H.V. Danks and J.A. Downes. Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods), Ottawa. pp. 963–1013.

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