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Don Lafontaine - Publications

Refereed Research Publications

1. Lafontaine, J.D. 1970. A redescription of Strymon borealis Lafontaine (Lycaenidae). Jour. Lep. Soc., 24: 83-86.

2. Lafontaine, J.D., and D.F. Brunton. 1972. The purple cliff-brake Pellea atropurpurea (L.) Link, in western Quebec. Can. Field-Nat., 86: 297-298.

3. Lafontaine, J.D. 1972. Range extension of the blunt-lobed Woodsia, Woodsia obtusa (Spreng.) Torr. (Polypodiaceae) in Canada. Can. Field-Nat., 87: 56.

4. Lafontaine, J.D. 1973. Eastern North American species of Antispila (Lepidoptera: Heliozelidae) feeding on Nyssa and Cornus. Can. Ent., 105: 991-994.

5. Lafontaine, J.D. 1974. A synopsis of the redimicula group of the genus Euxoa Hbn. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with a computer analysis of genitalic characters. Can. Ent., 106: 409-421.

6. Brunton, D.F., and J.D. Lafontaine. 1974. The distribution of Pellea in Quebec and eastern Ontario. Le Nat. Can., 101: 937-939.

7. Brunton, D.F., and J.D. Lafontaine. 1974. An unusual escarpment flora in western Quebec. Can. Field-Nat., 88: 337-344.

8. Lafontaine, J.D. 1974. A new species of Coptodisca (Heliozelidae) from Mississsippi on Farkleberry (Vaccinium arboreum). Jour. Lep. Soc., 28: 126-130.

9. Lafontaine, J.D. 1974. A new species of Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from western United States. Can. Ent., 106: 651-654.

10. Lafontaine, J.D. 1974. The punctigera group of the genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with descriptions of two new species. Can. Ent., 106: 1233-1240.

11. Lafontaine, J.D. 1975. The mimallonis group of the genus Euxoa Hbn. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with descriptions of three new species. Can. Ent., 107: 155-165.

12. Cody, W.J., and J.D. Lafontaine. 1975. The fern genus Woodsia in <p class="hangingindent"> Manitoba. Can. Field-Nat., 89: 66-69.

13. Byers, J.R., C.F. Hinks, and J.D. Lafontaine. 1975. Biosystematics of the genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). II. A description of the immature stages of Euxoa basalis and a redescription of the adult. Can. Ent., 107: 1083-1094.

14. Lafontaine, J.D. 1975. The misturata group of the genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with a description of a new species. Can. Ent., 107: 1327-1332.

15. Lafontaine, J.D. 1976. A new species of Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)allied to Euxoa perexcellens. Can. Ent., 108: 7-10.

16. Lafontaine, J.D. 1976. Two new species of Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from southern United States allied to Euxoa camapla. Can. Ent., 108: 663-668.

17. Lafontaine, J.D. 1976. A synopsis of the aequalis group of the genus Euxoa Hbn. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with a description of a new species from southwestern United States. Can. Ent., 108: 741-750.

18. Lafontaine, J.D. 1976. A new species of Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) allied to Euxoa olivia and Euxoa septentrionalis. Can. Ent., 108: 1275-1280.

19. Cook, F.R., J.D. Lafontaine, S. Black, L. Luciak, and R.V. Lindsay. 1980. Spotted turtles (Clemmys guttata) in eastern Ontario and adjacent Quebec. Can. Field-Nat., 94: 411-415.

20. Kendall, D.M., P.G. Kevan, and J.D. Lafontaine. 1981. Nocturnal flight activity of moths (Lepidoptera) in alpine tundra. Can. Ent., 113: 607-614.

21. Lafontaine, J.D. 1981. Classification and phylogeny of the Euxoa detersa group (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Quaest. Ent., 17: 1-120.

22. Lafontaine, J.D. 1982. Biogeography of the genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in North America. Can. Ent., 114: 1-53.

23. Byers, J.R., and J.D. Lafontaine. 1982. Biosystematics of the genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). XVI. Comparative biology and experimental taxonomy of four subspecies of Euxoa comosa. Can. Ent., 114: 551-565.

24. Lafontaine, J.D., and J.R. Byers. 1982. A revision of the comosa group of the genus Euxoa Hbn. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with descriptions of two new species. Can. Ent., 114: 575-589.

25. Lafontaine, J.D., J.G. Franclemont, and D.C. Ferguson. 1982. Classification and life history of Acsala anomala (Arctiidae: Lithosiinae). Jour. Lep. Soc., 36: 218-226.

26. Lafontaine, J.D., K. Mikkola, and V.S. Kononenko. 1983. A revision of genus Xestia (subgenus Schoyenia) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with descriptions of four new species and a new subspecies. Ent. Scand., 14: 337-369.

27. Ferris, C.D., C.F. Dos Passos, J.A. Ebner, and J.D. Lafontaine. 1983. An annotated list of the butterflies (Lepidoptera) of the Yukon Territory, Canada. Can. Ent., 115: 823-840.

28. Tshistjakov, Y.A. and J.D. Lafontaine. 1984. A review of the genus Dodia Dyar (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) with description of a new species from eastern Siberia and northern Canada. Can. Ent., 116: 1549-1556.

29. Byers, J.R., D.L. Struble, and J.D. Lafontaine. 1985. Biosystematics of the genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). XVIII. Comparative biology and experimental taxonomy of the sibling species Euxoa ridingsiana (Grt.) and Euxoa maimes (Sm.). Can. Ent., 117: 481-493.

30. Lafontaine, J.D., V.S. Kononenko, and T.L. McCabe. 1986. A review of the Lasionycla leucocycla complex (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with descriptions of three new subspecies. Can. Ent., 118: 255-279.

31. Catling, P.M. and J.D. Lafontaine. 1986. First documented record of Oarisma powesheik in Canada. Great Lakes Ent., 19: 63-66.

32. Lafontaine, J.D. and V.S. Kononenko. 1986. A revision of the genus Trichosilia Hampson (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with descriptions of four new species. Can. Ent., 118: 1079-1113.

33. Lafontaine, J.D. 1986. Identity of "Autographa" ottolenguii Dyar and occurrence of Autographa buraetica (Staudinger) in North America (Noctuidae: Plusiinae). Jour. Lep. Soc., 40: 158-163.

34. Mikkola, K. and J.D. Lafontaine. 1986. A preliminary note on the taxonomy of the Apamea zeta complex, with a first report of A. zeta from Fennoscandia (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). Notulae Ent., 66: 91-95.

35. Lafontaine, J.D., K. Mikkola, and V.S. Kononenko. 1987. A revision of the genus Xestia subg. Pachnobia (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), with descriptions of two new subspecies. Ent. Scand., 18: 305-331.

36. Lafontaine, J.D., K. Mikkola, and V.S. Kononenko. 1987. Anarta cordigera (Thunberg) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), a species complex. Can. Ent., 119: 931-940.

37. Mikkola, K., J.D. Lafontaine, and P. Grotenfelt. 1987. A revision of the holarctic Chersotis andereggii complex (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Nota Lepid., 10: 140-157.

38. Lafontaine, J.D. and K. Mikkola. 1987. Las-och-nyckel system i de inre genitalierna av Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) som texonomiska kännetecken. Ent. Meddr., 55: 161-167.

39. Lafontaine, J.D. and D.M. Wood. 1988. A zoogeographic analysis of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera of Beringia, and some inferences about past Beringian Habitats. Mem. Ent. Soc. of Can., 144: 109-123.

40. Kononenko, V.S., J.D. Lafontaine, and K. Mikkola. 1989. An annotated check list of noctuid moths (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) of Beringia. Ent. Obozr., 68: 549-567. Reprinted in English in Ent. Review, 69: 117-138, 1990.

41. Lafontaine. J.D. and V.S. Kononenko. 1988. A review of the genus Parabarrovia Gibson (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with description of the immature stages and a new species. Can. Ent., 120: 507-523.

42. Lafontaine, J.D. and V.S. Kononenko. 1988. A revision of the Lasionycta skraelingia (Herrich-Schäffer) species complex (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Can. Ent., 120: 903-916.

43. Ahola, M. and J.D. Lafontaine. 1990. Larvae of Xestia kolymae (Herz) and X. lorezi (Stauding) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), with notes on geographical variation of the latter. Ent. Scand., 21: 77-90.

44. Byers, J.R., D.L. Struble, C.E. Herle, G.C. Kozub, and J.D. Lafontaine. 1990. Electroantennographic responses differentiate sibling species of Dingy Cutworm complex, Feltia jaculifera (Gn.) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Jour. Chemical Ecology, 16: 2969-2980.

45. Lafontaine, J.D. and R.W. Poole. 1991. Plusia falcifera Kirby, 1837 (currently Anagrapha falcifera; Insecta, Lepidoptera): proposed conservation of the specific name. Bull. Zool. Nomen., 48: 41-42.

46. Mikkola, K., J.D. Lafontaine, and V. S. Kononenko. 1991. Zoogeography of Holarctic species of Noctuidae (Lepidoptera): importance of the Beringian Refuge. Ent. Fennica, 2: 1-17.

47. Troubridge, J.T., S.M. Fitzpatrick, and J.D. Lafontaine. 1992. Apamea ophiogramma (Esper), a palearctic cutworm new to North America (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). The Canadian Entomologist, 124: 109-112.

47. Lafontaine, J.D. 1993. Cutworm systematics: confusions and solutions. Mem. Ent. Soc. Can., 165: 189-196. In: Ball, G.E. and H.V. Danks (eds). 1993. Systematics and entomology: diversity, distribution, adaptation and application. Mem. Ent. Soc. Can. 165. 272 pp.

48. Mikkola, K., M. Fibiger and J.D. Lafontaine. 1994. Revision of the Xestia speciosa and X. alpicola complexes in Europe (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). Ent. Fennica, 4: 125-128.

49. Mikkola, K. and J.D. Lafontaine. 1994. Recent introductions of riparian noctuid moths from the Palearctic Region to North America, with the first report of Apamea unanimis (Hübner) (Noctuidae: Amphipyrinae). Jour. Lep. Soc., 48: 121-127.

50. Kononenko, V.S. J.D. Lafontaine, and K. Mikkola. 1996. Taxonomy and zoogeography of some arctic Noctuidae (Lepidoptera), with descriptions of three new species and one new subspecies. In Relations between arthropod faunas of Northern Europe, Siberia and Central Asia. 2. Lepidoptera. Acta Zool. Fennica, 200: 83-94.

51. Crabo, L. and J.D. Lafontaine. 1997. A revision of the cornuta group of Cerastis subgenus Metalepsis (Noctuidae). Jour. Lep. Soc., 51: 237-248.

52. Lafontaine, J.D. and D.M. Wood. 1997. Butterflies and Moths (Lepidoptera) of the Yukon. Pp. 723-785. In Danks, H.V. and J.A. Downes. Insects of the Yukon. Biological Society of Canada Monongraph Series No. 2. i-x + 1034 pp.

53. Lafontaine, J.D., K. Mikkola, V.S. Kononenko, and M. Ahola. 1998. Subgenus Pachnobia. pp. 139-165. In: Lafontaine (1998).

54. Lafontaine, J.D. and J.T. Troubridge. 2000. Two new species of Arctiidae (Lepidoptera) from the Yukon Territory, Canada. Jour. Ent. Soc. British Columbia, 96: 89-93.

55. Mustelin, T., R.H. Leuschner, K. Mikkola, and J.D. Lafontaine. 2000. Two new genera and thirteen new species of owlet moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) mainly from southern California. Proc. Dan Diego Soc. Nat. Hist., 36: 1-18.

56. Troubridge, J.T. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2002. Revision of species of the "Oligia"semicana group (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with descriptions of a new genus and 12 new species. Can. Ent., 134: 157-191.

57. Troubridge, J.T. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2003. A review of the pine-feeding Lithophane lepida species group (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), with descriptions of two new species. Can. Ent., 135: 53-62.

58. Lafontaine, J.D. and J.T. Troubridge, J.T. 2003. Review of the genus Cosmia (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in North America, with description of a new species. Can. Ent., 135: 325-336.

59. Lafontaine, J.D. and K. Mikkola. 2003. New species of Xanthia (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from North America. Can. Ent., 135: 549-554.

60. Lafontaine, J.D. and T.S. Dickel. 2003. A new Autographa from Colorado (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Plusiinae). Holarctic Lepidoptera, 7: 49-50.

61. Troubridge, J.T. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2004. A revision of the genus Hyppa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with description of a new species. Can. Ent., 136: 299-311.

62. Lafontaine, J.D. and J.T. Troubridge. 2004. Description of a new genus and two new species of cutworm moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Can. Ent., 136: 823-834.

63. Lafontaine, J.D. and M. Fibiger. 2004. Classification and distribution of the Agrotini. pp. 17-24. In: Lafontaine (2004).

64. Allyson, S. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2004. Key to genera and species of Agrotini (mature larvae). pp. 30-32. In: Lafontaine (2004).

65. Lafontaine, J.D., L.G. Crabo, and G.A. Fauske. 2004. Genus Copablepharon Harvey. pp. 146-180. In: Lafontaine (2004).

66. Lafontaine, J.D. and G.A. Fauske. 2004. Genus Copablepharon McDunnough. pp. 180-198. In: Lafontaine (2004).

67. Fibiger, M. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2005. A review of the higher classification of the Noctuoidea (Lepidoptera) - with special reference to the Holarctic fauna. Esperiana, 11: 6-85.

68. Lafontaine, J.D. and M. Fibiger. 2006. Revised higher classification of the Noctuoidea (Lepidoptera). Can. Ent., 138: 610-635.

69. Troubridge, J.T. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2007. A revision of the North American species of Brachylomia (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Xyleninae) with descriptions of four new species. The Canadian Entomologist, 139: 209-227.

70. Wagner, D.L., J.D. Lafontaine, N. McFarland, and B.A. Connolly. 2008. Early stages of Miracavira brillians (Barnes) and reassignment of the genus to the Amphipyrinae: Psaphidini: Feraliina (Noctuidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 62: 40-51.

71. Lafontaine, J.D., T.S. Dickel, D.F. Schweitzer, T.L. McCabe, and J. Metlevski. 2008. Taxonomy and identification of Phoberia species (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Catocalinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 1: 103-108.

72. Lafontaine, J.D. and T.S. Dickel, T. S. 2008. Review of the genus Epidromia in North America. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Catocalinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 1: 109-115.

73. Brou, V.A. Jr. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2009. A new species of Lithophane Hbn.(Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Xyleninae) from southeastern United States. ZooKeys, 9: 11-20.

74. Ferris, C.D. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2009. Review of the Acontia areli groupwith descriptions of three new species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Acontiinae). ZooKeys, 9: 27-46. 75. Lafontaine, J.D. and J.B. Sullivan. 2009. A review of the genus Megalographa Lafontaine and Poole (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Plusiinae) with the description of a new species from Costa Rica. Insecta Mundi, 77: 1-10.

76. Lafontaine, J.D., T.S. Dickel, and M.R. Honey. 2009. Taxonomy and identification of Magusa species (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Xyleninae). Lepidoptera Novae, 2: 35-40.

77. Lafontaine, J.D. and M.R. Honey. 2009. Taxonomic changes to the names Zanclognatha jacchusalis and Z. ochreipennis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Herminiinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 2: 41-43.

78. Adams, J.K. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2009. A new species of Plagiomimicus Grote (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Stiriinae). Journal of the Lepidoptera Society, 63: 173-176.

79. Crabo, L.G. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2009. A Revision of Lasionycta Aurivillius (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) for North America and notes on Eurasian species, with descriptions of 17 new species, 6 new subspecies, a new genus, and two new species of Tricholita Grote. ZooKeys, 30: 1-158.

80. Lafontaine, J.D. and T.S. Dickel. 2009. The genus Prosoparia in North America with the description of a new species from Florida (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Boletobiinae). Lepidoptera Novae 2: 179-183.

81. Janzen, D.H., Hallwachs, W., Blandin, P., Burns, J.M., Cadiou, J.-M., Chacon, I., Dapkey, T., Deans, A.R., Epstein, M.E., Espinoza, B., Franclemont, J.G., Haber, W.A., Hajibabaei, M., Hall, J.P.W., Hebert, P.D.N., Gauld, I.D., Harvey, D.J., Hausmann, A., Kitching, I.J., Lafontaine, J.D., Landry, J.-F., Lemaire, C., and others. 2009. Integration of DNA barcoding into an ongoing inventory of complex tropical biodiversity. Molecular Ecology Resources, 9 (Suppl. 1), pp. 1-26.

82. Quinter, E.L. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2009. Genus Loscopia Beck. pp. 103-108. In: Mikkola et al. (2009).

83. Lafontaine, J.D. 2009. Genus Melanapamea Lafontaine. pp. 116-117. In: Mikkola et al. (2009).

84. Lafontaine, J.D. 2009. Genus Lateroligia Zilli, Fibiger, and Ronkay. pp. 118-120. In: Mikkola et al. (2009).

85. Lafontaine, J. D., Walsh, J. B. 2010. A review of the subfamily Anobinae with the description of a new species of Baniana Walker from North and Central America (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Anobinae). ZooKeys, 39: 3-11.

86. Ferris, C. D., Lafontaine, J. D. 2010. Review of the North American species of Marimatha Walker with descriptions of three new species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Eustrotiinae) and the description of Pseudomarimatha flava (Noctuinae, Elaphriini), a new genus and species confused with Marimatha. ZooKeys, 39: 117-135.

87. Lafontaine, J. D, Poole, R. W. 2010. Review of the New World genera of the subfamily Acontiinae (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). ZooKeys, 39: 137-160.

88. Lafontaine, J. D., Walsh, J. B., Holland, R. W. 2010. A revision of the genus Bryolymnia Hampson in North America with descriptions of three new species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Elaphriini). ZooKeys, 39: 187-204.

89. Lafontaine, J. D., Ferris, C. D., Walsh, J. B. 2010. A revision of the genus Hypotrix Guenée in North America with descriptions of four new species and a new genus (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Eriopygini). ZooKeys, 39: 225-253.

90. Lafontaine, J. D., Troubridge, J. T. 2010. Two new species of the Euxoa westermanni species-group from Canada (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae). ZooKeys, 39: 255-262.

91. Lafontaine, J. D., Schmidt, B. C. 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 40: 1-239.

92. Lafontaine, J. D., Troubridge, J. T., and Thomas, A. W. 2010. Moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of the Atlantic Maritime Ecozone. Chapter 25, pp. 489-537. In: Assessment of species diversity in the Atlantic Maritime Ecozone. Edited by: D.F. McAlpine and Smith. I.M. NRC Press, Ottawa, Canada. 785 pp.

93. Zahiri, R., Kitching, I. J., Lafontaine, J. D., Mutanen, M., Kaila, L., Holloway, J. D., Wahlberg, N. 2011. A new molecular phylogeny offers hope for a stable family-level classification of the Noctuoidea (Insecta: Lepidoptera). Zoologica Scripta, 40: 158-173.

94. Hall, P. W., Catling, P. M. and Lafontaine, J. D. 2011. Insects at Risk in the Prairie Region. In Arthropods of Canadian Grasslands (Volume 2): Inhabitants of a Changing Landscape. Edited by K. D. Floate. Biological Survey of Canada. pp. 323-349.

95. Schmidt, B. C. and Lafontaine, J. D. 2011. Editorial. Contributions to the systematics of New World macro-moths III. ZooKeys, 149: 1-4.

96. Sullivan, J. B. and Lafontaine, J. D. 2011. New synonymies and combinations in Argyrostrotis Hübner (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Erebinae, Poaphilini) II. ZooKeys, 149: 107-116.

97. Lafontaine, J. D., Schmidt, B. C. 2011. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 40: 145-161.

98. van Nieukerken, E.J., Kaila, L., Kitching, I.J., Kristensen, N.P., Lees, D.C., Minet, J., Mitter, C., Mutanen, M., Regier, J.C., Simonsen, T.J., Wahlberg, N., Yen, S.-H., Zahiri, R., Adamski, D., Baixeras, J., Bartsch, D., Bengtsson, B.Å., Brown, J.W., Bucheli, S.R., Davis, D.R., De Prins, J., De Prins, W., Epstein, M.E., Gentili-Poole, P., Gielis, C., Hättenschwiler, P., Hausmann, A., Holloway, J.D., Kallies, A., Karsholt, O., Kawahara, A.Y., Koster, S.(J.C.), Kozlov, M., Lafontaine, J.D., Lamas, G., Landry, J.-F., Lee, S., Nuss, M., Penz, C., Rota, J., Schmidt, B.C., Schintlmeister, A., Sohn, J.-C., Solis, M.A., Tarmann, G.M., Warren, A.D., Weller, S., Yakovlev, R.V., Zolotuhin, V., and Zwick, A. 2010. Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. Zootaxa 3148: 212-221 (23 Dec. 2011).

99. Zahiri, R., Holloway, J. D., Kitching, I. J., Lafontaine, J. D., Mutanen, M., Wahlberg, N. 2012. Molecular phylogenetics of Erebidae (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). Systematic Entomology, 37: 102-124. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3113.2011.00607.x

100. Zahiri, R., Lafontaine, J. D., Holloway, J. D., Kitching, I. J., Schmidt, B. C., Kaila, L.,Wahlberg, N. 2012. Major lineages of Nolidae (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea) elucidated by molecular phylogenetics. Cladistics, 1 (2012): 1-23.

101. Ferris, C. D., Kruse, J. J., Lafontaine, J. D., Philip, K. W., Schmidt, B. C., Sikes, D. S. 2013. A checklist of the moths of Alaska. Zootaxa, 3571: 1-25.

102. Metzler, E.H., Knudson, E.C., Poole, R.W., Lafontaine, J. D., Pogue, M.G. 2013. A review of the genus Ogdoconta Butler (Lepidoptera, Condicinae, Condicini) from North America north of Mexico with descriptions of three new species. ZooKeys, 264: 165-191.

103. Lafontaine, J. D., Walsh, J. B. 2013. A revision of the genus Ufeus Grote with the description of a new species from Arizona (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Xylenini, Ufeina). ZooKeys, 264: 193-207.

104. Lafontaine, J. D., Schmidt, B. C. 2013. Comments on differences in classification of the superfamily Noctuoidea (Insecta: Lepidoptera) between Europe and North America. ZooKeys, 264: 209-217.

105. Schmidt, B. C., Lafontaine, J. D., 2013. Lepidoptera family-group names proposed by Thaddeus William Harris in 1841. ZooKeys, 264: 219-226.

106. Lafontaine, J. D., Schmidt, B. C. 2013. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 264: 227-236.

107. Zahiri, R., Lafontaine, D., Schmidt, C., Holloway, J. D., Kitching, I. J., Mutanen, M.,Wahlberg, N. 2013. Relationships among the basal lineages of Noctuidae (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea) based on eight gene regions. Zoologica Scripta, 00: 0-00.

Books (Refereed)

1. Rockburne, E.W., and J.D. Lafontaine. 1976. Handbook of the cutworm moths of Ontario and Quebec Agr. Can. Publ. No. 1593. 164 pp., 41 color pls.

2. Lafontaine, J.D. 1987. The moths of America north of Mexico. Fascicle 27.2. Noctuoidea, Noctuidae (part) - Euxoa The Wedge Entomolgocial Research Foundation, Washington, DC. 237 pp.; 8 color pls.; 32 monochrome pls.

3. Lafontaine, J.D. and R.W. Poole. 1991. The moths of America north of Mexico. Fascicle 25.1. Noctuoidea, Noctuidae (part) - Plusiinae. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Washington, DC. 177 pp.; 4 colour plates; 18 monochrome plates; 59 maps.

4. Layberry, R.A., P.W. Hall and J.D. Lafontaine, 1998. The Butterflies of Canada. University of Toronto Press and NRC Research Press, Toronto. 354 pp.; 32 colour pls; 294 distribution maps.

5. Lafontaine, J.D. 1998. The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 27.3: Noctuidae (part) - Noctuini. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Washington, DC. 348 pp.; 8 colour pls; 36 monochrome pls; 124 maps.

6. Lafontaine, J.D. 2004. The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 27.1: Noctuidae (part) - Agrotini. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Washington, DC. 385 pp. 12 colour plates, monochrome 63 pls., 136 maps.

7. Mikkola, K., Lafontaine, J.D. and Gill, J.D. 2009. The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 27.1: Noctuidae (part) - Xylenini: Apameini (part). The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Washington, DC. 192 pp. 8 colour plates, monochrome 23 pls., 66 maps.

Electronic Publications

1. Crolla, J.P. and J.D. Lafontaine. 1996. Status Report on the Monarch Butterfly (Danaus plexippus) in Canada. Canadian Wildlife Service Website. 24 pp. http://www.monarchwatch.org/read/articles/canmon1.htm

2. Lafontaine, J.D. 1996. Butterflies and Moths (Lepidoptera). In Smith, I.M. (Ed.). Species diversity in the Mixedwood Plains Ecozone EMAN Website: (www.cciw.ca/eman-temp/reports/publication/Mixedwood/ lep/into.htm). 13 pp. + species list.

2a. Lafontaine, J.D. 1996. Butterflies and Moths (Lepidoptera). In Smith, I.M. (Ed.). Assessment of Species diversity in the Mixedwood Plains Ecozone. Printed Summary. [1997]. EMAN publication. 31 pp. + CDROM.

3. Lafontaine, J.D. and J.T. Troubridge. 1998. Butterflies and Moths (Lepidoptera). In Smith, I.M. and G.G.E. Scudder (Eds.). Assessment of species diversity in the Montane Cordillera Ecozone. EMAN Website (www.cciw.ca/eman-temp/reports/publications/99_montane/lepidopt/intro.htm)

4. Lafontaine, J.D. 1998. Variegated Cutworm, Peridroma saucia (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). World Insect Pest Compendium. CABI Publication on CD.

5. Lafontaine, J.D. 1998. Spotted Cutworm, Xestia c-nigrum (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). World Insect Pest Compendium. CABI Publication on CD.

6. Troubridge J.T. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2002. The Moths of Canada. Part 1: Noctuoidea of Western Canada ( http://www.cbif.gc.ca/noctuoidea/index_e.php)

7. Troubridge J.T. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2003. The Moths of Canada. Part 2: Noctuoidea of Eastern Canada. (http://www.cbif.gc.ca/spp_pages/noctuoidea/eastindex_e.php)

8. Troubridge J.T. and J.D. Lafontaine. 2003. The Moths of Canada. Part1: The Noctuoidea. (http://www.biology.ualberta.ca/facilities/strickland/noctuoidea/index.htm)

9. Lafontaine, J.D. and Troubridge, J.T. 2011. Moths and Butterflies of the Montane Cordillera Ecozone. In Assessment of Species Diversity in the Montane Cordillera Ecozone. Edited by G.G.E. Scudder and I.M. Smith. Royal British Columbia Museum. Pages 1-89. http://www.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Content_Files/Files/mce/moths_and_butterflies.pdf

Miscellaneous publications

Schmidt, B.C. and Lafontaine, J.D. 2009. Editorial. Contributions to the systematics of New World Macro-Moths. ZooKeys, 9: 1-2.

Schmidt, B.C. and Lafontaine, J. D. 2010. Editorial. Contributions to the systematics of New World macro-moths II. ZooKeys, 39: 1-2.

Schmidt, B.C. and Lafontaine, J. D. 2011. Editorial. Contributions to the systematics of New World macro-moths III. ZooKeys, 149: 1-4.

Schmidt, B.C. and Lafontaine, J. D. 2013. Editorial. Contributions to the systematics of New World macro-moths III. ZooKeys, 264: 1-2.