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Yack JE, Gill S, Drummon-Main D, Sherratt TN (2013) Residency duration and shelter quality influence vibratory signalling displays in a territorial caterpillar. Ethology. 120:354-364 (pdf download)

Fournier JP, Mikhail A, Dawson J, Yack JE (2013) If a bird flies in the forest, does an insect hear it? Biology Letters. 9(5): 20130319 (pdf download)

Cruz I, Cheetham J, Yack JE, Smith ML (2013) Alkamides from Echinacea disrupt fungal cell wall. Phytomedicine. 21:435-442. (pdf download)

Fleming AJ, Lindeman A, Carroll AL, Yack JE (2013) Acoustics of the mountain pine beetle Dendroctonus ponderosae (Curculionidade, Scolytinae): Sonic, ultrasonic and vibration characteristics. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 91:235-244. (pdf download)

Scott JL, Yack JE (2012) Vibratory territorial signals in caterpillars of the poplar lutestring, Tethea or (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae). European Journal of Entomology. 109:411-417. (pdf download)

Guedes RNC, Matheson SM, Frei B, Smith ML, Yack JE (2012) Vibration detection and discrimination in the masked birch caterpillar (Drepana arcuata) Journal of Comparative Physiology A 198:325-335 (pdf download)

Bura VL, Hnain AK, Hick JN, Yack JE (2012) Defensive sound production in the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta (Bombycoidea: Sphingidae) Journal of Insect Behavior. 25:114-126. (pdf download)

Bura VL, Rower VG, Martin PR, Yack JE (2011) Whistling in caterpillars (Amorpha juglandis, Bombycoidea): Sound-producing mechanism and function. Journal of Experimental Biology 214:30-37 (pdf download) (Journal cover) (Links: Science, Nature coverage, Quirks & Quarks)

Scott JL, Matheson SM, Yack JE (2010) Variation on a theme: Vibrational signaling in caterpillars of the rose hook-tip moth, Oreta rosea. Journal of Insect Science 10:54, available online: insectscience.org/10.54

Scott JL, Kawahara AY, Skevington JH, Yen S, Sami A, Smith ML, Yack JE (2010) The evolutionary origins of ritualized acoustic signals in caterpillars. Nature Communications. 1:4 (pdf download) (Links: Nature video, Science coverage, Quirks & Quarks)

Lucas KM, Windmill JFC, Robert D, Yack JE (2009) Auditory mechanics and sensitivity in the tropical butterfly Morpho peleides (Papilionoidea, Nymphalidae). Journal of Experimental Biology 212:3533-3541 (pdf download)

Faure PA, Mason AC, Yack JE (2009) Invertebrate ears and hearing. In: Binder MD, Hirokawa N, Windhorst U, Hirsch MC (eds.). Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. Springer, Berlin, pp. 2035-2042

Rashed A, Khan MI, Dawson JW, Yack JE, Sherratt TN (2009) Do hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) sound like the Hymenoptera they morphologically resemble? Behavioral Ecology 20(2):396-402 (pdf download)

Bura VL, Fleming AJ, Yack JE (2009) What's the buzz? Ultrasonic and sonic warning signals in caterpillars of the great peacock moth (Saturnia pyri). Naturwissenschaften 9:713-718 (Journal Issue Cover) (pdf download)

Mitra O, Callaham MA, Smith ML, Yack JE (2009) Grunting for worms: seismic vibrations cause Dipolocardia earthworms to emerge from the soil. Biology Letters 5(1):16-19 (Covered by Science, Quirks & Quarks, etc.) (pdf download)

Lane KA, Lucas KM, Yack JE (2008) Hearing in a diurnal, mute butterfly, Morpho peleides (Papilioinoidea, Nymphalidae). Journal of Comparative Neurology 508:677-686 (Journal Issue Cover) (pdf download)

Bowen JL, Mahony SJ, Mason AC, Yack JE (2008) Vibration mediated territoriality in the warty birch caterpillar Drepana bilineata (Drepanoidea: Drepanidae).  Physiological Entomology 33:238-250. (Prize for Best Paper of the Year Published in Physiol. Ent.) (pdf download) (pdf download)

Mogg C, Smith ML, Petit P, Cappuccino N, Durst T, McKague C, Foster M, Yack JE, Arnason JT (2008) Tests of the antibiotic properties of the invasive vine, Vincetoxicum rossicum against bacteria, fungi, and insects. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 36:383-391. (pdf download)

Yack JE, Dawson J (2008) Insect Ears. In: The Senses: A Comprehensive Reference. (Eds. Hoy, R.R., Shepherd, G.M., Basbaum, A.I., Kaneko, A., and Westheimer, G.) Vol. 3, pp.35-54

Brown SG, Boettner GH, Yack JE (2007) Clicking caterpillars: acoustic aposematism in Antheraea polyphemus and other Bombycoidea.  Journal of Experimental Biology 210: 993-1005 (pdf download) (Covered by Quirks & Quarks, Nature, etc.)

Yack JE, Kalko EKV, Surlykke A (2007) Neuroethology of ultrasonic hearing in nocturnal butterflies (Hedyloidea). Journal of Comparative Physiology A 193:577-590 (pdf download)

Yack, JE Johnson, SE, Brown, SG, Warrant, EJ (2007) The eyes of nocturnal butterflies. Arthropod Structure and Development. 36:11-22 (pdf download)

Fletcher, LE, Yack, JE, Fitzgerald, TD, Hoy, RR (2006) Acoustic communication inthe Cherry Leaf Roller Caloptilia serotinella (Gracillarioidea: Gracillariidae). Journal of Insect Behavior. 19: 1-18 (pdf download)

Yack, JE (2004) The structure and function of auditory chordotonal organs in insects. Microscopy Research and Technique. 63:315-337 (pdf download)

Yack, JE, Timbers, TA, Conner, WE, Aiello, A, Schroeder, FC (2004) Defensive flocculent emissions in a tiger moth, Homoeocera stictosoma (Arctiidae: Arctiinae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society. 58(3), 2004, 173-177.

Yack JE, Homberg U (2003) The functional organization of the nervous system in Lepidoptera. In: Handbook of Zoology: Lepidoptera, Moths and Butterflies, Vol. 2 (Ed. N.P. Kristensen). W.G. de Gruyter, New York. pp. 229-265

Surlykke, A, Yack, JE, Spence, AJ, Hasenfuss, I (2003) Hearing in hooktip moths. Journal of Experimental Biology. 206:2653-2663.

Yack JE, Hoy RR  (2003) Insect Ears. In: The Encyclopedia of Insects (Eds. Resh, V.H. & Cardé, R.). Academic Press, San Diego, CA. pp. 498-505

Yack, JE, Smith, ML, Weatherhead, PJ (2001) Caterpillar Talk: Acoustically mediated territoriality in larval Lepidoptera. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 98:11371-11375. (pdf download) (Covered by Science News, Quirks & Quarks, New York Times, etc.)

Eisner T, Aneshansley DJ, Yack JE, Attygalle AB, Eisner M  (2001) Spray mechanism of crepidogastrine bombardier beetles (Carabidae; Crepidogastrini). Chemoecology. 11: 209-219

Eisner, T, Yack, JE, Aneshansley, DJ (2001) Acoustic concomitants of the defensive discharges of a primitive bombardier beetle (Metrius contractus). Chemoecology. 11:221-223.

Yack, JE, Fullard, JH (2000) Ultrasonic hearing in nocturnal butterflies. Nature. 403:265-266. (pdf download) (Covered by Discovery Channel, Quirks & Quarks, etc.)

Yack, JE, Otero, DL, Dawson, J, Surlykke, A, Fullard, JH (2000) Sound production and hearing in the blue cracker butterfly, Hamadryas feronia (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae) from Venezuela. Journal of Experimental Biology. 203:3689-3702. (pdf download)

Yack, JE, Scudder, GGE, Fullard, JH (1999) Evolution of the metathoracic tympanal organ and its mesothoracic homologue in Macrolepidoptera. Zoomorphology. 119:93-103.

Yack, JE (1993) Janus Green B as a rapid, vital stain for peripheral nerves and chordotonal organs in insects. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 49:17-22.

Yack, JE, Fullard, JH (1993) Proprioceptive activity of the wing hinge stretch receptor in Manduca sexta and other atympanate moths: A study of the noctuoid moth ear homologue. Journal of Comparative Physiology A. 173:301-307.

Yack, JE, Fullard, JH (1993) What is an insect ear? Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 86:677-682.

Fullard, JH, Yack, JE (1993) The evolutionary biology of insect hearing. Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 8:248-252.

Yack, JE (1992) A multiterminal stretch receptor, chordotonal organ, and hair plate at the wing-hinge of Manduca sexta: Unravelling the mystery of the noctuid moth ear B cell. Journal of Comparative Neurology. 324:500-508.

Yack JE, Roots BI (1992) The metathoracic wing-hinge chordotonal organ of an atympanate moth, Actias luna (Lepidoptera, Saturniidae): A light- and electron-microscopic study. Cell and Tissue Research. 267:455-471.

Yack JE, Fullard JH (1990) The mechanoreceptive origin of insect tympanal organs: A comparative study of similar nerves in tympanate and atympanate moths. Journal of Comparative Neurology. 300:523-534.

Yack JE (1988) Seasonal partitioning of atympanate moths in relation to bat activity. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 66:753-755.