ANT BIBLIOGRAPHY

 S. Bradleigh Vinson
 
                                         


The numbers to the left are reference numbers and should be used if reprints are wanted.  The letters in parentheses refer to the type of publication and the following  numbers refer to the number of papers in that category.  A= Peer reviewed, B= Book chapters C= Invited reviews, D= Books edited, E= Book reviews, F= Special material, G=Experimental station or Extension publications, H= Abstracts (Published).
 
 1967-1969    1970-1974    1975-1979    1980-1984    1985-1989    1990-1994    1995-

A LIST BY YEAR
 
1967

10. (A-9 )Vinson, S. B., J. L. Thompson and H. B. Green.  1967.  Phagostimulants for imported fire ant, Solenopsis saevissima Var. richteri.  J. Insect Physiol.  13:1729-1736.

1968

15. (A-14 ) Vinson, S B.  1968.  The distributions of an oil, carbohydrate and protein food source to members of the imported fire ant colony.  J. Econ. Entomol.  61:712-714.

1970

26. (A-23 ) Ricks, B. L. and S. B. Vinson.  1970.  Feeding acceptability certain insects and various water-soluble compounds to varieties of the imported fire ant.  J. Econ. Entomol.  145-148.

27. (A-24 ) Vinson, S. B.  1970.  Gustatory response of the imported fire ant to various electrolytes.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer.  63:932-935.

1972

37. (A-34 ) Ricks, B. L. and S. B. Vinson.  1972.  Changes in nutrient content during one year in workers of the imported fire ant.  J. Econ. Entomol.  65:135-138.

48. (A-45 ) Ricks, B. L. and S. B. Vinson.  1972.  Digestive enzymes of the imported fire ant, Solenopsis richteri (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Entomol. Exp. Appl.  15:329-334.

41. (A-38 ) Vinson, S. B.  1972.  Imported fire ant feeding on paspalum seeds.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer.  65:988.
 

1974

70. (A-66 ) Hung, A. C. F., S. B. Vinson and J. W. Summerlin.  1974.  Male sterility in the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer.  67:909-912.

69. (A-65 ) Vinson, S. B. and R. Robeau.  1974.  Insect growth regulator effects on colonies of imported fire ant.  J. Econ. Entomol.  67:584-587.

65. (A-61 ) Vinson, S. B., R. Robeau and L. Dzuik.  1974.  Bioassay and activity of several insect growth regulators on the imported fire ant.  J. Econ. Entomol.  67:325-328.
 

1975

72. (A-68 ) Bigley, W. S. and S. B. Vinson.  1975.  Characterization of a brood pheromone isolated from the sexual brood of the imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer.  68:301-304.

82. (A-75 ) Hung, A. C. F. and S. B. Vinson.  1975.  Notes on the male reproductive system in ants.  J. New York Entomol. Soc.  133:142-196.

76. (A-72 ) Hung, A. C. F., W. N. Norton and S. B Vinson.  1975.  Gynandromorphism in the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Entomol. News.  86:45-46.
 

1976

90. (A-81 ) Hung, A. C. F. and S. B. Vinson.  1976.  Biochemical evidence for queen monogamy and sterile male diploid in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta.  Isozyme Bulletin 9:55.

93. (A-84 ) Robeau, R. M. and S. B. Vinson.  1976.  Effects of juvenile hormone analogue on caste differentiation in the imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta.  J. Georgia Entomol. Soc.  11:198-202.
 

1977

107. (A-96 )Hung, A. C. F. and S. B. Vinson.  1977.  Interspecific hybridization and cast specificity of protein  in fire ant.  Science 196:1458-1460.

108. (A-97 ) Hung, A. C. F. and S. B. Vinson.  1977.  Electrophoretic techniques and genetic variability in Hymenoptera.  Heredity 38:409-411.

115. (A-102 ) Hung, A. C. F. and S. B. Vinson.  1977.  NAD-Malate dehydrogenase isozyme patterns of interspecific hybrids in fire ants (Solenopsis spp.).  Isozyme Bull.  10:83.

117. (G-2) Hung, A. C. F., M. S. Barlin and S. B. Vinson.   1977.  The fire ants of Texas.  Bull Tex. Agri. Exp. Sta.  Oct., 1977.  (B-1185) 24 pp.

116. (A-103 ) Hung. A. C. F., M. Dowler, and S. B. Vinson.  1977.  A-glycerol-phosphate dehydrogenase isozymes of the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta.  Isozyme Bull.  10:29.
 
189. (H-7) Zboril, T. T. and S. B. Vinson.  1977.  The fine structure of sperm storage organ of virgin fire ant queens.  Texas Electron Micro. Soc.  8:33.
 

1978

119. (A-104 ) Hung. A. C. F. and S. B. Vinson.  1978.  Factors affecting the distribution of fire ants in Texas (Myrmicinae: Formacidae).  Southwestern Naturalist.  23:205-214.

120. (A-105 ) Jones, R. G., W. L. Davis, A. C. F. Hung, and S. B. Vinson.  1978.  Insemination-induced histolysis of the flight musculature in fire ants (Solenopsis spp.):  An ultrastructural study.  Amer. J Anatomy 151:603-610.

121. (A-106 ) Petralia, R. S. and S. B. Vinson.  1978.  Feeding larva of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren:  behavior and morphological adaptions.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am.  71:643-648.

163. (B-8) Vinson, S. B.  1978.  The physiology of the Imported Fire Ant.  Proc. Tall Timbers Conf.  7:67-86.

123. (A-108 ) Wendel, L. E. and S. B. Vinson.  1978.  Distribution and metabolism of a juvenile hormone analog within colonies of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Econ. Entomol.  71:561-565.
 

1979

129. (A-114) Bigley, W. S. and S. B. Vinson.  1979.  Degradation of 14C methoprene in the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta.  J. Pesticide Biochem. Physiol.  10:1-3.

130. (A-115 ) Bigley, W. S. and S. B. Vinson.  1979.  Effects of piperonyl butoxide and DEF on the metabolism of methoprene by the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Pest. Biochem. Physiol.  10:14-22.

139. (A-122 ) Hung, A. C. F., M. G. Dowler and S. B. Vinson.  1979.   Electrophoretic variants of a-glycerophosphate dehydrogenase in fire ant, Solenopsis invicta.  Can. J. Genetica and Cytology.  21:429-434.

135. (A-119 ) Mirinda, J. T. and S. B. Vinson.  1979.  A marking technique for adults of the red Imported Fire Ant.  Florida Entomol.  62-279-281.

134. (A-118 ) Petralia, R. S. and S. B. Vinson.  1979.  Developmental morphology of larvae and eggs of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer.  72:472-784.

143. (A-125 ) Phillips, S. A. and S. B. Vinson.  1979.  Comparative morphology of gland associated with the head among castes of the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Georgia Entomol.  15:215-226.
 

1980

144. (A-126 ) Phillips, S. A. and S. B. Vinson.  1980.  Source of the post-pharyngeal gland contents in the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer.  83:257-261.

152. (A-132 ) Petralia, R. S. and S. B. Vinson.  1980.  Comparative anatomy of the ventral region of ant larvae and its relation to feeding behavior.  Psyche.  86:375-0394.

147. (A-127 ) Petralia, R. S. and S. B. Vinson.  1980.  The internal anatomy of fourth instar larvae of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Int. J. Insect Morph. Embryol.  9:89-106.

142. (A-124 ) Petralia, R. S., A. A. Sorensen and S. B. Vinson.  1980.  The labial gland system of larvae of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren:  ultrastructure and enzyme analysis.  Cell Tissue Res.  206:145-156.

154. (A-134 ) Sorensen, A. A., R. Kamas and S. B. Vinson.  1980.  The biological half-life and distribution of 125 iodide and radioiodionated protein in the Imported Fire Ant.  Entomol. Expt. Appl.  28:247-258.

163. (B-8) Vinson, S. B.  1980.  The physiology of the Imported Fire Ant.  Proc. Tall Timbers Conf.  7:67-86.

146. (G-3) Vinson, S. B.  1980.  The Imported Fire Ant program:  A search for new control methods.  Texas Agricultural Experiment Station and the Texas Department of Agriculture.  Cooperative Publication.  Austin,
 Texas, 29 pp.

149. (A-129 ) Vinson, S. B., S. A. Phillips and H. J. Williams.  1980.  The function of the post-pharyngeal gland of the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Insect. Physiol.  26:645-650.
 

1981

167. (A-144 ) Glancey, B. M., R. K. Vander Meer, A. Glover, C. S. Lofgren and S. B. Vinson.  1981.  Filtration of microparticles by the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Insect. Socio.  28:395-401.

 174.      (H-6) Jones, R.G., W.L. Davis, H.K. Hagler and S.B. Vinson 1981. Calcium and muscle degeneration in Solenopsis: Histochemistry and electron microprobe analysis.  Cell Biol. 95:358A. (Abstract 20069)

159. (A-138 ) Mirenda, J. T. and S. B. Vinson.  1981.  Division of labor specifications of castes in the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta.  Animal Behav.  29:410-420.

165. (A-143 ) Sorensen, A. A. and S. B. Vinson.  1981.  Quantitative food distribution studies within laboratory colonies of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Insect Socio.  28:129-160.

168. (A-145 ) Sorensen, A. A., J. T. Mirenda and S. B. Vinson.  1981.  Food exchange and distribution by functional subcastes of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Insect Socio.  28:383-394.

162. (A-141 ) Williams, H. J., M. R. Strand and S. B. Vinson.  1981.  Synthesis and purification of the allofarasenes.  Tetrahedron  37:2763-2767.
 

1982

169. (A-146 ) Jones, R. G., W. L. Davis and S. B. Vinson.  1982.  An electron microscopic histochemical and analytical x-ray microprobe study of calcium changes in insect flight muscle degeneration in Solenopsis, the queen fire ant.  J. Histochem. Cytochem.  30:273-304.

181. (A-156 ) Mirenda, J. T. and S. B. Vinson.  1982.  Single and multiple queen colonies of Imported Fire Ants in Texas.  Southwest. Entomol.  7:135-141.

180. (A-155 ) Petralia, R. S., Williams, H. J. and S. B. Vinson.  1982.  The hindgut ultrastructure and excretory products of larvae of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Insect. Socio.  29:332-345.

178. (B-9) Vinson, S. B.  1982.  Economically important social insects.  pp. 107-108, In:  "The Biology of Social Insects."  (Breed, M. D., C. D. T. Michener and H. E. Evans, Eds.).  Westview Press, Boulder Colorado.

172. (A-149 ) Williams, H. J., M. R. Strand and S. B. Vinson.  1982.  Trail pheromone of the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Experientia.  37:1159-1180.
 

1983

196. (A-167 )Ball, D. E. and S. B. Vinson.  1983.  Mating in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren:  Evidence that alates mate only once.  Georgia Entomol. Soc.  18:287-291.

194. (A-165 ) Ball, D. E., J. T. Mirenda, A. A. Sorensen and S. B. Vinson.  1983.  Instrumental insemination of the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Entomol. Expt. Appl.  33:195-202.

208. (A-175) Paull, B. R., T. N. Coghlan and S. B. Vinson.  1983.  Fire ant venom hypersensitivity I.  Comparison of fire ant venom and whole body extract in the diagnosis of fire ant allergy.  J. Allergy Clin. Imm.  71:448-453.

190. (A-162) Sorensen, A. A., T. M. Busch and S. B. Vinson.  1983.  Factors affecting brood cannibalism in laboratory colonies of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Kansas Ent.  56:140-150.

193. (A-164) Sorensen, A. A., T. M. Busch and S. B. Vinson.  1983.  Behavior of worker subcastes in the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta, in response to proteinaceous food.  Physiological Entomol.  8:83-92.
 
185. (A-159 ) Sorensen, A. A., R. S. Kamas and S. B. Vinson.  1983.  The influence of oral secretions from larvae on levels of proteinase in colony members of Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Insect Physic.  29:163-168.

192. (C-6) Vinson, S. B.  1983.  The physiology of the Imported Fire Ant revisited.  Fla. Entomol.  6:126-139.
 

1984

256. (A-211) Ball, D. E. and S. B. Vinson.  1984.  Anatomy and histology of the male reproductive system of the Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta.  Ant. J. Morph. Embryo.  13:283-294.

229. (A-118) Ball, D. E., H. J. Williams and S. B. Vinson.  1984.  Chemical analysis of the male aedeagae bladder in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. N. Y. Entomol. Soc.  92:365-370.

401. (A-293)  Paull, B. R., T. H. Coghlan, and S. B. Vinson.  1984.  Fire ant venom hypersensitivity.  II. Allergenic proteins of venom and whole body extract.  J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. 73: 142.

220. (F-2) Vinson, S. B.  1984.  Fire Ant.  In:  "World Book Encyclopedia."
 

1985

230. (A-189) Greenberg, L., D. J. C. Fletcher and S. B. Vinson.  1985.  Differences in worker size and mound distribution in monogynous and polygynous colonies of the fire ant Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Kansas Entomol. Soc.  58:9-18.

231. (A-190) Mintzer, A. and S. B. Vinson.  1985.  Cooperative colony foundation by females of the leafcutting ant Atta texana in the laboratory.  J. N. Y. Entomol. Soc.  93:1047-1051.

232. (A-191) Mintzer, A. and S. B. Vinson.  1985.  Kinship and incompatibility between colonies of the acacia ant, Pseudomyimex ferruginea.  Behav. Ecol. and Sociobiol.  17:75-78.

237. (A-195) Sorensen, A. A. and S. B. Vinson.  1985.  Behavior of temporal subcastes in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta in response to oil.  J. Kan. Entomol. Soc.  58:586-596.

234. (A-193) Sorensen, A. A, T. M. Busch and S. B. Vinson.  1985.  Behavioral flexibility of temporal subcastes in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta in response to food.  Psyche.  91:319-331.

235. (A-194) Sorensen, A. A., T. M. Busch and S. B. Vinson.  1985.  Trophallaxis by temporal subcastes in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta, in response to honey.  Physiol. Entomol.  10:105-111.

540. (A-369) Sorensen, A. A.; Busch, T. M. and S. B. Vinson. 1985. Control of food influx by temporal subcastes in the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 17: 191-198.
 

1986

248. (G-4) Hammond, P. J., B. M. Drees and S. B. Vinson.  1986.  Fire ants and their control.  Texas A&M Extension Pub.  B-1536, 10.

331. (D-2) Vinson, S. B.  1986.  "Economic Impact and Control of Social Insects."  Praeger Press, New York.  421 pp.

259. (B-14) Vinson, S. B.  1986.  The physiology of the imported fire ant:  basic gaps in our understanding.  pp. 289-301.  In:  "Fire Ants and Leaf-cutting Ants:  Biology and Management."  (C. S. Lofgren and R. K. Vander Meer, Eds.).  Westview Press, Boulder, Co.

283. (B-19) Vinson, S. B. and L. Greenberg.  1986.  The biology, physiology and ecology of Imported Fire Ants.  pp. 193-226.  In:  "Economic Impact and Control of Social Insects."  (S. b. Vinson, ed).  Praeger Press, New York.  421 pp.

249. (G-5) Vinson, S. B. and A. A. Sorensen.  1986.  Imported Fire Ants:  Life History and Impact.  Texas Department of Agriculture.  28 pp.
 

1987

291. (A-232) Bhatkar, A. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1987.  Foraging in mono- and polydomous Solenopsis invicta Buren colonies.  Chem & Biol of Social Insects.  1987:545-546.

292. (A-238) Bhatkar, A. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1987.  Colony limits in Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Chem & Biol of Soc. Insects.  1987:599-600.

529. (H-47) Bhatkar, A. P.; R. Dunton and S. B. Vinson. 1987. Sex Ratio in Mono- and Polydomous Solenopsis invicta colonies. Proceedings of the 1987 Imported Fire Ant Conference hosted by Louisiana State University; Baton Rouge, LA.

268. (A-217) Mintzer, A. C., H. J. Williams and S. B. Vinson.  1987.  Identity and variation of hexane soluble cuticular components produced by the acacia ant Pseudomyrmex ferruginea.  Comp. Biochem. Physiol.  86B:27-30.

285. (A-227) Sorensen, A. A., D. J. C. Fletcher and S. B. Vinson.  1987.  Distribution of inhibitory queen pheromone among virgin queens of an ant, Solenopsis invicta.  Psyche 92:57-69.
 

1988

303. (G-7) Drees, B. M. and S. B. Vinson.  1988.  Fire Ants and their control.  Texas Agriculture Extension Service.  B-1536, 11 pp.
 

1989

323. (B-27) Bhatkar, A. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  Monodomy, polydomy, and patterns of nest dispersion in Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  p.  83-100.  In:  II Simposio Sobre Insectos Sociales.  H. L. Garduno and R. L. Quiroy, Eds), Oaxtepec, Morelos, Mexico, May 23, 1989.

334. (G-8)  Drees, B. M. and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  Red Imported Fire Ant management applied research/result demonstration and educational programs conducted at Texas A&M University.  Texas Agric. Exptl. Station Handbook.  88 p.

310. (A-245) MacKay, W. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  Rediscovery of the Ant Gnamptogenys hartmani (Hymenoptera: Formicadae) in Eastern Texas.  Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash.  91:127.

319. (A-253) MacKay, W. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  Two new ants of the genus Solenopsis (Diplorhoptrum) from eastern Texas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 91:175-178.

325. (F-4) MacKay, W. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  The spread of the red imported fire ant in the United States and its pest status and control in electrical equipment. pp. 192-195.  In:  Review of the site selection process for the superconducting super collides.  Hearing:  Committee Science, Space and Technology.  U. S. House Representative.  101 Congress fund session.  April 5, 1989 #15.  U. S. Government Printing Office.  99-307.

326. (A-257) MacKay, W. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  Evaluation of the spider Steatoda triangulosa (Araneae: Theridudae) as a predator of the red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera; Formicidae).  J. New York Entomol. Soc. 97:232-233.

327. (A-258) MacKay, W. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  A guide to species identification of new world ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Sociobiol.  16:1-47.

335. (G-9)  MacKay, W. P., S. O. Majdi, S. B. Vinson, C. J. Messer and J. P. Irving.  1989. Prevention of fire ant damage to signal control.  Texas Transportation Institute.  2:86-1135-2F, 51 pp.

324. (B-28) MacKay, W. P., A. Rebeles, H. Arredondo, A. Rodriguez, D. Gonzalez and S. B. Vinson.  1989.  El efecto de la quema de Bosque Tropical sobre la myrmecofauna en el Estado de Chiapas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  In: II Simposio Sobre Insector Sociales.  H. L. Garduno and R. L. Quiroy, Eds). Oaxtepec, Morelos, Mexico, May 23, 1989.

340. (B-32)  Vinson, S. B.  1989.  Preface to the recommendations for research and education pp. 107-115.  In:  The Imported Fire Ant:  Assessment and Recommendations.  (Vinson, S. B. and J. G. Teer, Eds).  Proceed. Gov. Conf. Oct. 1988, Austin, TX.  Sportsmen Conservationists, Texas Publ. 32 pp.

315. (A-250) Vinson, S. B. and T. A. Scarborough.  1989.  Impact of the Imported Fire Ant on laboratory populations of cotton aphid.  (Aphis gossyppii) predators.  Florida Entomol.  72:107-111.

339. (B-31)  Vinson, S. B. and J. G. Teer.  1989.  Introduction pp. VII-IX.  In:  The Imported Fire Ant:  Assessment and Recommendations.  (Vinson, S. B. and J. G. Teer, Eds).  Proceed. Gov. Conf. Oct. 1988, Austin, TX.  Sportsmen Conservationists, Texas Publ. 32 pp.

336. (D-3)  Vinson, S. B. and J. G. Teer (Ed.).  1989.  The Imported Fire Ant:  Assessment and Recommendations.  Proceedings of the Governor's Conference, Oct. 1988, Austin, TX Sportsmen Conservation, Texas Pub. 32 pp.
 

1990

344. (A-264)  Drees, B. M. and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  Comparison of the control of monogynous and polygynous forms of the red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with a chlorpyrifos mound drench.  J. Entomol. Science.  25:317-324.

349. (B-38)  Drees, B. M. and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  Evaluation of program approaches to red Imported Fire Ant management.  pp. 62-71  In:  Proceedings of the 1990 Imported Fire Ant Conference (M. E. Mispagel, Ed.).  College Station, TX.

360. (A-670)  Greenberg, L., H. J. Williams and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  A comparison of venom and hydrocarbon profiles from alates in Texas monogyne and polygyne fire ants, Solenopsis invicta pp. 95-101. In:  "Applied Myrmecology, a World Perspective".  (R. K. Vander Meer, K. Jaffe and A. Cedeno, Eds.).  Westview Press, Boulder, CO.

361. (A-271)  Haack, K. D. and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  Foraging of pharaoh ants Monomorium pharaonsis (L.) in the laboratory.  pp. 452-460.  In:  "Applied Myrmecology, a World Perspective".  (R. K. Vander Meer, K. Jaffe and A. Cedeno, Eds.).  Westview Press, Boulder, CO.

347. (B-37)  Killion, M. J., W. E. Grant and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  Influence of red Imported Fire Ants on small mammal habitat utilization.  pp. 43-44.  In:  Proceedings of the 1990 Imported Fire Ant Conference (M. E. Mispagel, Ed).  College Station, TX.

363. (A-273)  MacKay, W. P. and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  Control of the red Imported Fire Ant Solenopsis invicta in electrical equipment.  pp. 614-619.  In:  "Applied Myrmecology, a World Perspective".  (R. K. Vander Meer, K. Jaffe and A. Cedeno, Eds.).  Westview Press, Boulder, CO.

368. (A-277)  MacKay, W. P., D. Sparks and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  Destruction of electrical equipment by Solenopsis xyloni McCook (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Pan-Pac. Entomol.  66:174-175.

385. (A-287)  MacKay, W. P., E. E. MacKay, and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  La Biologia de Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Folia Entomologica Mexicans 78: 209- 240.

370. (B-43)  MacKay, W. P., J. Irving, and S. B. Vinson.  1990.  Fire ant control in electrical equipment.  pp. 51-54.  In:  Proceedings of the 1990 Imported Fire Ant Conference (M. E. Mispagel, Ed.).  College Station, TX.

348. (H-19)  Siebeneicher, S., S. B. Vinson and C. M. Kenerly.  1990.  Routes of infection of Beauveria in the red Imported Fire Ant. p. 45.  In:  Proceedings of the 1990 Imported Fire Ant Conference (M. E. Mispagel, Ed.).  College Station,  TX.

346. (B-36)  Vinson, S. B.  1990.  Impact of fire ants on a small arthropod community.  pp. 35-38.  In:  Proceedings of the 1990 Imported Fire Ant Conference (M. E. Mispagel Ed). College Station, TX.

356. (B-39)  Vinson, S. B.  1990.  Fire ants in urban environments.  Proc. Nat. Conf. Urban Entomology.  1990:77-87 (Zungoli, Dept. Ento. Clemson, SC 29634).

357. (B-40)  Vinson, S. B.  1990.  Ant pest management -what are the techniques and the potential of physiology, behavior and genetics for fire ant control.  pp. 276-279.  In:  "Social Insects and the Environment, Proceedings".  (G. K. Veercsh, B. Mallik and C. A. Viraklamoth, Eds.).  Oxford and IBH Publishing Co. Put. Ltd. Bombay, India.

362. (A-272)  Vinson, S. B. and W. P. MacKay.  1990.  Effects of the fire ant, Solenopsis invicta, on electrical circuits and equipment.  pp. 496-503.  In:  "Applied Myrmecology, a World Perspective".  (R. K. Vander Meer, K. Jaffe and A. Cedeno, Eds.).  Westview Press, Boulder, CO.

345. (B-35)  Vinson, S. B. and T. Stamps.  1990.  Queen acceptance in orphaned colonies of polygyne and monogyne workers.  pp. 30-24.  In: Proceedings of the 1990 Imported Fire Ant Conference (M. E. Mispagel, Ed).  College Station, Texas.
 

1991

528. (A-366) Bhatkar, A. P., S. B. Vinson, H. Sittertz-Bhatkar. 1991. Mass marking and recognition of marked workers in Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Folia Entomolica Mexicana 82:139-159.

403. (B-52)  Drees, B. M., C. L. Barr, and S. B. Vinson.  1991.  Effects of spot treatments of Logic® (Fenoxycarb) on polygynous and red Imported Fire Ants:  an indication of resource sharing.  pp. 51-55.  In:  "Proceedings 1991 Imported Fire Ant Conferences, Stone Mountain, GA.  March 1991.

373. (A-279)  Drees, B. M., L. A. Berger, R. Cavazos, and S. B. Vinson.  1991.  Factors affecting sorghum and corn seed predation by foraging red Imported Fire Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  J. Econ. Entomol. 84:285-289.

421. (A-306)  Dunton, R. F., S. B. Vinson, and J. S. Johnston.  1991.  Unique isozyme electromorphs in polygynous red Imported Fire Ants.  Biochem. Systematics Ecol. 19: 453-460.

414. (A-299)  MacKay, W., L. Greenberg, and S. B. Vinson.  1991.  Survivorship of founding queens of Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in areas with monogynous and polygynous nests.  Sociobiology 19: 293-304.

413. (A-298)  MacKay, W. P., S. B. Vinson, J. Irving, S. Majdi, and C. Messer.  1991.  Control of the red Imported Fire Ant Solenopsis invicta in traffic signal control cabinets (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Sociobiology 19: 309-322.

376. (A-282)  MacKay, W. P., S. Porter, D. Gonzalez, A. Rodriguez, H. Armendedo, A. Rebeles and S. B. Vinson.  1991.  A comparison of monogyne and polygyne populations of the Tropical Fire Ant, Solenopsis geminata (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Mexico.  J. Kansas Entomol. Soc. 63: 611-615.

400. (A-292)  MacKay, W. P., Artenio Rebeles, M., H. C. Arredondo, B. J. Americo, D. Rodriguez, D. A. Gonzalez, and S. B. Vinson.  1991.  Impact of the slashing and burning of a tropical rain forest on the native ant fauna (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Sociobiology 18: 257-268.
 
388. (A-289)  Porter, S. D., A. Bhatkar, R. Mulder, S. B. Vinson, and D. J. Clair.  1991.  Distribution and density of polygyne fire ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Texas.  J. Econ. Entomol. 84: 866-874,

398. (A-291)  Stamps, W. T., and S. B. Vinson.  1991.  Raiding in newly founded colonies of Solenopsis invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Environ. Entomol. 20: 1037-1041.

386. (A-288)  Stewart, J. W., and S. B. Vinson.  1991.  Red Imported Fire Ant damage to commercial cucumber and sunflower plants.  Southwest. Entomol. 16: 168-170.

375. (A-281)  Vinson, S. B.  1991.  Effect of the red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) on a small plant-decomposing arthropod community.  Environ. Entomol. 20: 98-103.

371. (F-5)  Vinson, S. B. (contributing writer).  1991.  "Texas Environmental Guide", Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. and Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, Inc.  Austin, TX.

377. (A-283)  Vinson, S. B., and T. A. Scarborough.  1991.  Interactions between Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), Rhopalosiphum maidis (Hymenoptera: Aphididae), and the parasitoid Lysiphlebus testaceipes Cresson (Hymenoptera: Aphididae).  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 84: 158-164.
 

1992
 
426. (A-311)  Drees, B. M., R. W. Miller, S. B. Vinson, and R. Georgis.  1992.  Susceptibility and behavioral response of red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) to selected entomophagous nematodes (Rhabaitids: Steineinemalidae and Heteroihabalicae).  J. Econ. Entomol. 85: 365-370.

424. (A-309)  Drees, B. M., R. Cavozos, L. A. Berger, and S. B. Vinson.  1992.  Impact of seed-protecting insecticides on sorghum and corn seed feeding by red Imported Fire Ants.  J. Econ. Entomol. 85: 993-997.

433. (A-316)  Drees, B. M., C. L. Barr, and S. B. Vinson.  1992.  Effects of spot treatment of logic (Fenoxycarb) on polygynous red Imported Fire Ants: An indication of resource sharing.  Southwest. Entomol. 17: 313-317.

434. (A-317)  Greenberg, L., S. B. Vinson, and S. Ellison.  1992.  Nine-year study of a field containing both monogyne and polygyne red Imported Fire Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 85: 686-695.

422. (A-307)  MacKay, W. P., S. Majdi, J. Irving, S. B. Vinson, and C. Messer.  1992.  Attraction of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) to electric fields.  J. Kansas Entomol. Soc. 65: 39-43.

428. (A-313)  MacKay, W. P., S. B. Vinson, J. Irving, S. Majdi, and C. Messer.  1992.  Effect of electrical fields on the red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Environ. Entomol. 21: 866-870.

 423. (A-308)  Siebeneicher, S. R., S. B. Vinson, and C. M. Kenerley.  1992.  Infection of the red Imported Fire Ant by Beauveria bassiana through various routes of exposure.  J. Invert. Pathol. 59: 280-285.
 

1993

446. (G-11) Drees, B. M., and S. B. Vinson.  1993.  Fire ants and their management.  TX Agric. Exptl. Stn. B-1536, 20 pp.  1993 Revision.

448. (B-60) Vinson, S. B.  1993.  Impact of the invasion of Solenopsis invicta (Buren) on native food webs.  In: "Exotic Ants: Biology, Impact, and Control of Introduced Species".  D. F. Williams, Ed.  pp. 240-258.  Westview Press, Boulder, CO.

457. (B-61) Vinson, S. B.  1993.  Challenges to a determination of the economic impact of the Imported Fire Ant.  In: "Proc. Imported Fire Ant Conf. (April 20-24) San Juan, Puerto Rico".  pp. 33-41.

1994

456. (A-330) Lee, D. K., A. P. Bhatkar, S. B. Vinson, and J. K. Olson.  1994.  Impact of foraging red Imported Fire Ants (Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) on Psorophora columbiae eggs.  J. Amer. Mosq. Contr. Assoc. 10: 163-173.

458. (A-331) MacKay, W. P., L. Greenberg, and S. B. Vinson.  1994.  A comparison of bait recruitment in monogynous and polygynous forms of the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  J. Kan. Entomol. Soc. 67: 133-136.

465. (A-335) MacKay, W. P., S. Porter, H. G. Fowler, and S. B. Vinson.  1994.  A distribucão das Formigas larva-pés (Solenopsis spp.) no Estado de Mato Grosso do Sul, Brasil (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  Sociobiology 24: 307-312.

463. (B-63) Vinson, S. B.  1994.  Impact of the Imported Fire Ant on decomposer communities is dependent on the resource size.  In:  "Proceedings 1994 Imported Fire Ant Conference", Mobile, AL.

459. (B-62) Vinson, S. B., D. Ferris, R. Sicklier, K. Gerres, C. Ready, and W. Grant.  1994.  The impact of the red Imported Fire Ant on select components of the Texas Coastal Prairie.  pp. 129-139.  In:  "Proc. Imported Fire Ant Conference".  Charleston, SC, June 1993.
 

1995

476. (H-29) Chen, Y.-P., and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Queen dominance in the polygynous ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren: (1) queen attractiveness to workers as a mechanism of dominance. pp. 85-87 In: "Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference", San Antonio, TX.  May.

475. (H-28) Chen, Y.-P., and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Queen dominance in the polygynous ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren: (2). the distribution, attractiveness, trophalaxis and fecundity of queens in the laboratory. pp. 88-89 In: "Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference", San Antonio, TX.  May.

478. (H-31) Cook, J. L., R. E. Gold, and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Prevalence of the strepsipteran, Caenochloax fenyesi parasitizing Solenopsis invicta colonies in Brazos County, TX.  Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference, San Antonio, TX.  May.

480. (H-33) Drees, B. M., C. Barr, B. Vinson, and W. Grant.  1995.  Effects of the Imported Fire Ant on wildlife, at Lake Conroe Dam, Montgomery County, TX: Fire and mound suppression program.  Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference, San Antonio, TX.  May.

479. (H-32) Ferris, D. K., M. J. Killion, K. P. Ferris, W. E. Grant, and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Solenopsis invicta influence on small mammal captures.  Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference, San Antonio, TX.  May.

477. (H-30) Greenberg, L., and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Pre-adult learning in the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta.  Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference, San Antonio, TX.  May.

466. (A-336) Haack, K. D., S. B. Vinson, and J. K. Olson.  1995.  Food distribution and storage in colonies of Monomorium pharaones (L.) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  J. Entomol. Sci. 30:70-81.

464. (A-334) Killion, M. J., and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Ants with attitudes.  Wildlife Conservation 98: 46-51, 73.

469. (A-337) Killion, M. J., W. E. Grant, and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Response of Baiomys taylori to changes in density of Imported Fire Ants.  J. Mammology 76:141-147.

481. (H-34) Martin, J., S. B. Vinson, W. Grant, and B. M. Drees.  1995.  Effects of the Imported Fire Ant on wildlife, at Lake Conroe Dam, Montgomery County, TX: Preliminary fire ant activity on managed plots over time.  Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference, San Antonio, TX.  May.

474. (H-27) McIlveen, G., S. B. Vinson, and F. W. Plapp.  1995.  Interaction of Solenopsis invicta Buren and Pheidole dentata Mayr on parasitized and non-parasitized cockroach oothecae.  Proc. International Pest Ant.

482. (H-35) Pedersen, B., S. B. Vinson, W. Grant, M. T. Longnecker, and B. M. Drees.  1995.  Effects of the Imported Fire Ant on wildlife, at Lake Conroe Dam, Montgomery County, TX: Preliminary analysis of small mammal response.  Proc. International Pest Ant and Imported Fire Ant Conference, San Antonio, TX.  May.

485. (A-341) Ready, C. C., and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Seed selection by the red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the laboratory.  Environ. Entomol. 24: 1422-1431.

471. (A-338) Stoker, R. L., W. E. Grant, and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  Solenopsis invicta  (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) effect on invertebrate decomposers of carrion in Central Texas.  Environ. Entomol. 24:817-822.

493. (A-345) Villareal, D. G., W. P. MacKay, A. R. Manriques, and S. B. Vinson.  1995.  New records for the ant Chaliomyrmex morosus in Mexico (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).  J. New York Entomol. Soc. 103:219-220.
 

1996

468. (G-12) Barr, C. L., B. M. Drees, A. K. Eugster, N. D. Cohen, J. C. Reagor, L. R. Sprott, D. H. Bade, G. C. Cornforth, and S. B. Vinson.  1996.  Fire ants and animal health: A comprehensive survey.  DVM Issues, Texas Veterinary Medical Association. March 1995: 1- 4.

509. (H-44) Cook, J. L., S. B. Vinson, and R. E. Gold.  1996.  Systematics of North American Strepsiptera with notes on the biology of Caenocholax fenyesi.  pp. 40.  In:"Proceedings: XX International Congress of Entomology, Firenze, Italy".

503. (H-38) Cook, J. L., S. B. Vinson, and R. E. Gold.  1996.  The relationship between Caenocholax fenyesi (Strepsiptera: Myrmecolacidae) and its host Solenopsis invicta.  pp. 145-147.  In: "Proceedings of the 1996 Imported Fire Ant Conference, New Orleans, LA".

501. (H-36) Martin, J., and S. B. Vinson.  1996.  Surface scouting activity of the red Imported Fire Ant: a new survey method.  p. 18.  In: "Proceedings of the 1996 Imported Fire Ant Conference, New Orleans, LA".

502. (H-37) Pedersen, E. K., W. E. Grant, S. B. Vinson, M. T. Longnecker, J. B. Martin, and B. M. Drees.  1996.  Effect of red Imported Fire Ants on small mammals: Lake Conroe Dam, Montgomery Co., TX.  pp. 59-64.  In: "Proceedings of the 1996 Imported Fire Ant Conference, New Orleans, LA".

497. (A-348) Vinson, S. B., and S. Ellison.  1996.  An unusual case of polygyny in Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Southwestern Entomologist 21:387-393.
 

1997

 519. (A-358)  Cook, J.L., Johnston, S, Gold, R.E. and Vinson, S.B. 1997. Distribution of  Caenocholax fenyesi (Strepsiptera: Myrmecolacidae) and the habitats most likely to contain its stylopized host, Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Environ. Entomol. 26:1258-1262.

494. (G-13) Drees, B. M., C. Barr, S. B. Vinson, R. E. Gold, M. E. Merchant, and D. Kostroun.  1997. Management red Imported Fire Ants in urban area.  B-6043, TX Agric. Exp. Stn.  18 pp.

498. (A-349) Holtcamp, W. N., W. E. Grant, and S. B. Vinson.  1997. Patch use under predation hazard: Effect of the red Imported Fire Ant on deer mouse foraging behavior.  Ecology 78:308-317.

500. (A-351) Vinson, S. B.  1997.  Invasion of the red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Spread, biology, and impact.  American Entomologist 43: 23-39.
 

1998

 520. (A-359)  Cook, J.L., Vinson, S.B. and Gold, R.E. 1998.  Developmental stages of  Caenocholax fenyesi Pierce (Strepsiptera: Myrmecolacidae): Descriptions and significance to the higher taxonomy of Strepistera.  Int. J. Insect Morphol. & Embryo. 27:21-26.

525. (A-364) Ferris, D.K., Killion, M.J., Ferris, K.P., Grant, W.E. and Vinson, S.B. 1998.   Influence of relative abundance of red Imported Fire Ants (Solenopsis Invicta) on small  mammal captures. Southwestern Naturalist 43:97-100.

527. (A-365) Martin, J. B., Drees, B. M.,Grant, E. E., Pedersen, E. K., Barr, C. L., Vinson, S. B. 1998. Foraging range of the polygynous form of the red Imported Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren.  Southwesteren Entomologist 23:221-228

1999

533. (A-369) Chen, Y. P. and Vinson, S. B. 1999. Queen Attractiveness to Workers in the Polygynous Form of the Ant Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Ann. Entomol.Soc. Am. 92(4): 578-586.

536. (G-14) Drees, B. M.; C. L. Barr and S. B. Vinson. 1999. Managing Red Imported Fire Ants Along Highways, Right-of-Ways and Rest Stop Areas. Texas Dept. of Transportation by the Texas Ag. Extension Service - TAMU pp. 2-32.

537. (G-15)Lard, C. F.; Hall, C. R.; Salin, V.; Vinson, S. B.; Cleere, K. H. and Purswell, S. 1999. The Economic Impact of the Red Imported Fire Ant on the Homescape, Landscape, and the Urbanscape of Selected Metroplexes of Texas: A Part of the Texas Fire Ant Initiative 1997-1999. Texas A&M University, AGEC, pp. 1-63.

2000

545. (A-374) Chen, Y. P. and S. B. Vinson. 2000. Effects of Queen Attractiveness to Workers on the Queen Nutritional Status and Egg Production in the Polygynous Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 93(2): 295-302.

554 (A-380) Helms, K. R. and S. B. Vinson. 2000. New Host Records for the "Legless" Mealybugs of Texas (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae: Antonina, Antoninoides). Southwestern Entomologist 25(3): 229-231.

553 (A-379) Isidoro, N.; R. Romani; D. Velasquez; R. Renthal; F. Bin and S. B. Vinson. 2000. Antennal glands in queen and worker of the fire ant Solenopsis invicta Buren: first report in female social Aculeata (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Insectes soc. 47: 236-240.

550 (A-378) Kuriachan, I. and S. B. Vinson. 2000. A Queen's Worker Attractiveness Influences Her Movement in Polygynous Colonies of the Red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Response to Adverse Temperatures. Environ. Entomol. 29(5): 943-949.

546. (A-375) O'Keefe, S. T.; J. L. Cook; T. Dudek; D. F. Wunneburger; M. D. Guzman; R. N. Coulson and S. B. Vinson. 2000. The Distribution of Texas Ants. Southwestern Entomologist. 22: 1-92.

2001

555 (A-390) Cônsoli, F. L.; C. T. Wuellner; S. B. Vinson and L. E. Gilbert. 2001. Immature Development of Pseudacteon tricuspis (Diptera: Phoridae), an Endoparasitoid of the Red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 94(1): 97-109.

556 (A-391) Lewis, D. K.; J. Q. Campbell; S. M. Sowa; M. E. Chen; S. B. Vinson and L. L. Keeley. 2001. Characterization of vitellogenin in the red imported fire ant Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Apocrita: Formicidae). Journal of Insect Physiology 47: 543-551.

558 (F-9) Opinion 1976. 2001. Solenopsis invicta Buren, 1972 (Insecta, Hymenoptera): specific name conserved. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 58(2).
 
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