Works (63)

2017 journal article

Distribution of karyotypes of the Cryptocercus punctulatus species complex (Blattodea: Cryptocercidae) in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Journal of Insect Science (Tucson, AZ), 17(3).

By: C. Nalepa, K. Shimada, K. Maekawa & P. Luykx

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 personal communication

Genetic data indicate that most field-collected woodroach pairs are unrelated

Insect Science.

By: H. Yaguchi, Y. Hayashi, T. Tohoku, C. Nalepa & K. Maekawa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

'Cost' of proctodeal trophallaxis in extant termite individuals has no relevance in analysing the origins of eusociality

Ecological Entomology, 41(1), 27–30.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Genome evolution and nitrogen fixation in bacterial ectosymbionts of a protist inhabiting wood-feeding cockroaches

Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 82(15), 4682–4695.

By: V. Tai, K. Carpenter, P. Weber, C. Nalepa, S. Perlman & P. Keeling

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Parental social environment alters development of nutritionally independent nymphs in Cryptocercus punctulatus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae)

Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 70(6), 881–887.

By: C. Nalepa & C. Arellano

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 review

Origin of termite eusociality: Trophallaxis integrates the social, nutritional, and microbial environments

Ecological Entomology.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

The role of host phylogeny varies in shaping microbial diversity in the hindguts of lower termites

Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 81(3), 1059–1070.

By: V. Tai, E. James, C. Nalepa, R. Scheffrahn, S. Perlman & P. Keeling

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Ball diamonds as habitat for nests of Cerceris fumipennis (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae): Comparisons among three states

Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, 85(3), 219–225.

By: C. Nalepa, C. Teerling, C. Rutledge, W. Swink & C. Arellano

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Antennal cropping during colony foundation in termites

ZooKeys, (148), 185–196.

By: C. Nalepa, T. Evans & M. Lenz

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 review

Body size and termite evolution

Evolutionary Biology.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Repeated copulation in the wood-feeding cockroach cryptocercus punctulatus does not influence number or development of offspring

Journal of Insect Behavior, 24(1), 44–54.

By: C. Nalepa & D. Mullins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Surface activity of the xylophagous cockroach Cryptocercus punctulatus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae) based on collections from pitfall traps

Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 104(2), 364–368.

By: C. Nalepa & K. Grayson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Altricial development in subsocial cockroach ancestors: Foundation for the evolution of phenotypic plasticity in termites

Evolution & Development, 12(1), 95–105.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 conference paper

Elizabeth Anne McMahan: In Memorium (1924-2009)

In Sociobiology (Vol. 56, pp. 1–6).

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Phylogenetic analysis of cellulolytic enzyme genes from representative lineages of termites and a related cockroach

PLoS One, 5(1).

By: N. Todaka, T. Inoue, K. Saita, M. Ohkuma, C. Nalepa, M. Lenz, T. Kudo, S. Moriya

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Hatching asynchrony, survivorship, and development in young colonies of the subsocial Cockroach cryptocercus punctulatus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae)

Sociobiology, 54(2), 489–508.

By: C. Nalepa & D. Mullins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Inheritance and diversification of symbiotic trichonymphid flagellates from a common ancestor of termites and the cockroach Cryptocercus

Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, 276(1655), 239–245.

By: M. Ohkuma, S. Noda, Y. Hongoh, C. Nalepa & T. Inoue

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Altricial development in subsocial wood-feeding cockroaches

Zoological Science, 25(12), 1190–1198.

By: C. Nalepa, K. Maekawa, K. Shimada, Y. Saito, C. Arellano & T. Matsumoto

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 review

Social biology of the wood-feeding cockroach genus Salganea (Dictyoptera, Blaberidae, Panesthiinae): did ovoviviparity prevent the evolution of eusociality in the lineage?

Insectes Sociaux.

By: K. Maekawa, T. Matsumoto & C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

The Cryptocercus punctulatus species complex (Dictyoptera : Cryptocercidae) in the eastern United States: Comparison of cuticular hydrocarbons, chromosome number, and DNA sequences

Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 47(3), 950–959.

By: C. Everaerts, K. Maekawa, J. Farine, K. Shimada, P. Luykx, R. Brossut, C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

The fine structure of colleterial glands in two cockroaches and three termites, including a detailed study of Cryptocercus punctulatus (Blattaria, Cryptocercidae) and Mastotermes darwiniensis (Isoptera, Mastotermitidae)

Arthropod Structure & Development, 37(1), 55–66.

By: A. Courrent, A. Quennedey, C. Nalepa, A. Robert, M. Lenz & C. Bordereau

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Wood-feeding cockroaches as models for termite evolution (Insecta: Dictyoptera): Cryptocercus vs. Parasphaeria boleiriana

Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 46(3), 809–817.

By: K. Klass, C. Nalepa & N. Lo

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 book

Cockroaches: Ecology, behavior, and natural history

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

By: W. Bell, L. Roth & C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Fly catcher effect in Harmonia axyridis (Pallas)?: No attraction to lady beetle images on flight traps

Journal of Entomological Science, 42(4), 496–500.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) in buildings: Relationship between body height and crevice size allowing entry

Journal of Economic Entomology, 100(5), 1633–1636.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Infection of Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) by Hesperomyces virescens (Ascomycetes: Laboulbeniales): Role of mating status and aggregation behavior

Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 94, 196–203.

By: C. Nalepa & A. Weir

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Save Isoptera: A comment on Inward et al.

Biology Letters, 3(5), 562–563.

By: N. Lo, M. Engel, S. Cameron, C. Nalepa, G. Tokuda, D. Grimaldi, O. Kitade, K. Krishna ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Identification and characterization of ectosymbionts of distinct lineages in Bacteroidales attached to flagellated protists in the gut of termites and a wood-feeding cockroach

Environmental Microbiology, 8(1), 11–20.

By: S. Noda, T. Inoue, Y. Hongoh, M. Kawai, C. Nalepa, C. Vongkaluang, T. Kudo, M. Ohkuma

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Molecular phylogeny of Cryptocercus wood-roaches based on mitochondrial COII and 16S sequences, and chromosome numbers in Palearctic representatives

Zoological Science, 23(4), 393–398.

By: N. Lo, P. Luykx, R. Santoni, T. Beninati, C. Bandi, M. Casiraghi, W. Lu, E. Zakharov, C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Cryptocercus punctulatus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae): dispersal events associated with rainfall

Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 141(1691), 95–97.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Role of visual contrast in the alighting behavior of Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) at overwintering sites

Environmental Entomology, 34(2), 424–431.

By: C. Nalepa, G. Kennedy & C. Brownie

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Orientation of multicolored Asian lady beetles to buildings

American Entomologist (Lanham, Md.), 50(3), 174–175.

By: C. Nalepa, G. Kennedy & C. Brownie

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

A new mode of parental care in cockroaches

Insectes Sociaux, 50(3), 245–247.

By: J. Perry & C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Evidence for cocladogenesis between diverse dictyopteran lineages and their intracellular endosymbionts

Molecular Biology and Evolution, 20(6), 907–913.

By: N. Lo, C. Bandi, H. Watanabe, C. Nalepa & T. Beninati

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Evolution in the genus Cryptocercus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae): no evidence of differential adaptation to hosts or elevation

Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 80(2), 223–233.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Phylogeny of the Dictyoptera Re-examined (Insecta)

Entomologische Abhandlungen, 61(1), 69–91.

By: L. Deitz, C. Nalepa & K. Klass

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Distribution of karyotypes of the Cryptocercus punctulatus species complex (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae) in the Southern Appalachians: Relation to habitat and history

Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 95(3), 276–287.

By: C. Nalepa, P. Luykx, K. Klass & L. Deitz

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Parasitism of the multicolored Asian lady beetle (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) by Strongygaster triangulifer (Diptera: Tachinidae) in North Carolina

Journal of Entomological Science, 37(1), 124–127.

By: C. Nalepa & K. Kidd

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Survey of the termites (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae, Rhinotermitidae, Termitidae) of St. John, US Virgin Islands

Sociobiology, 39(1), 155–163.

By: S. Jones & C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

A new species of Anicetus (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) parasitizing terrapin scale, Mesolecanium nigrofasciatum (Hemiptera: Coccidae)

Florida Entomologist, 84(4), 686–690.

By: J. Meyer, C. Nalepa & C. Devorshak

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Cryptocercus punctulatus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae) from monadnocks in the Piedmont of North Carolina

Journal of Entomological Science, 36(4), 329–334.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Detritivory, coprophagy, and the evolution of digestive mutualisms in Dietyoptera

Insectes Sociaux, 48(3), 194–201.

By: C. Nalepa, D. Bignell & C. Bandi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Flight characteristics of Mastotermes darwiniensis (Isoptera,Mastotermitidae)

Insectes Sociaux, 48(2), 144–148.

By: C. Nalepa, L. Miller & M. Lenz

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Rediscovery of the wood-eating cockroach Cryptocercus primarius (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae) in China, with notes on ecology and distribution

Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica, 26(2), 184–190.

By: C. Nalepa, L. Li, W. Lu & J. Lazell

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 chapter

Characterizing the ancestors: Paedomorphosis and termite evolution

In Termites: Evolution, sociality, symbioses, ecology (pp. 53–75). Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

By: C. Nalepa & C. Bandi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 chapter

Dampwood termites

In Handbook of household and structural insect pests (pp. 113–116). Lanham, Md.: Entomological Society of America.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

The multicolored Asian lady beetle (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae): Orientation to aggregation sites

Journal of Entomological Science, 35(2), 150–157.

By: C. Nalepa, K. Kidd & D. Hopkins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

The ootheca of Mastotermes darwiniensis Froggatt (Isoptera: Mastotermitidae): homology with cockroach oothecae

Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B. Biological Sciences, 267(1454), 1809–1813.

By: C. Nalepa & M. Lenz

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Transovarial transmission of symbiotic bacteria in Mastotermes darwiniensis (Isoptera: mastotermitidae): Ultrastructural aspects and phylogenetic implications

Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 93(6), 1308–1313.

By: L. Sacchi, C. Nalepa, M. Lenz, C. Bandi, S. Corona, A. Grigolo, E. Bigliardi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Isolation of Desulfovibrio intestinalis sp nov from the hindgut of the lower termite Mastotermes darwiniensis

Canadian Journal of Microbiology, 45(2), 145–152.

By: J. Frohlich, H. Sass, H. Babenzien, T. Kuhnigk, A. Varma, S. Saxena, C. Nalepa, P. Pfeiffer, H. Konig

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Phylogenetic status, distribution, and biogeography of Cryptocercus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae)

Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 92(3), 292–302.

By: C. Nalepa & C. Bandi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Studies of the small hive beetle in North Carolina

American Bee Journal, 139(7), 536.

By: D. Hopkins, C. Nalepa & K. Kidd

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Distribution of Kalotermes approximatus (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae) in North Carolina

Florida Entomologist, 81(2), 251–254.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Mass appearance of lady beetles (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) on the North Carolina coast.

Entomological News, 109(1998), 277–281.

By: C. Nalepa, K. Ahlstrom, B. Nault & J. Williams

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Some aspects of intracellular symbiosis during embryo development of Mastotermes darwiniensis (Isoptera: Mastotermitidae)

Parassitologia, 40(1998), 309–316.

By: L. Sacchi, C. Nalepa, E. Bigliardi, M. Lenz, C. C., G. S., L. A., . S., U. Laudani

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Ultrastructural studies of the fat body and bacterial endosymbionts of Cryptocercus punctulatus Scudder (Blattaria: Cryptocercidae)

Symbiosis, 25(1-3), 251–269.

By: L. Sacchi, C. Nalepa, E. Bigliardi, S. Corona, A. Grigolo, U. Laudani, C. Bandi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Description of Cryptocercus clevelandi (Dictyoptera, Cryptocercidae) from the northwestern United States, molecular analysis of bacterial symbionts in its fat body, and notes on bi

Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 90(4), 416–424.

By: C. Nalepa, G. Byers, C. Bandi & M. Sironi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Phylogenetically distant intracellular symbionts in termites

Parassitologia, 39(1997), 71–75.

By: C. Bandi, M. Sironi, C. Nalepa, S. Corona & L. Sacchi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 chapter

Post-ovulation parental investment and parental care in cockroaches

In Social competition and cooperation in insects and Arachnids (pp. 26–51). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

By: C. Nalepa & W. Bell

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1992 journal article

Evolution of monogamy in termites

Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, 65(3), 251.

By: C. Nalepa & S. Jones

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1992 journal article

Initial reproductive investment and parental body size in Cryptocercus punctulatus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae)

Physiological Entomology, 17(3), 255.

By: C. Nalepa & D. Mullins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1991 journal article

Evolution of monogamy in termites

Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, 66(1), 83.

By: C. Nalepa & S. Jones

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1990 journal article

Early development of nymphs and establishment of hindgut symbiosis in Cryptocercus punctulatus (Dictyoptera: Cryptocercidae)

Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 83(4), 786.

By: C. Nalepa

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018