Scientific publications

Articles published in peer reviewed scientific journals, written by members of BINCO during one of our projects.

59. Moravec J., Wiesner J. & Jocque M. 2022. New or rare Madagascar tiger beetles—26. A new species of the genus Pogonostoma Klug from northwestern Madagascar and a revised key to the Pogonostoma (P.) srnkai species-group (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae). Zootaxa, 5169 (2): 16576.

58. Konstantinov A.S., Van Roie M., Furth D., Clark S.M. & Riley E.G. 2022. Flea beetles of the West Indies: Subtribe Oedionychina Chapuis 1875, key to genera, new combinations, synonymy, checklist, and description of new genera and species (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Galerucinae, Alticini). Journal of Insect Biodiversity, 33 (1): 156.

57. Dufourq E., Batist C., Foquet R. & Durbach I. 2022. Passive Acoustic Monitoring of Animal Populations with Transfer Learning. Ecological Informatics, 70:101688. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2022.101688

56. Perger R. & Pett B.L. 2022. Mazax akephaloi sp. nov.—a new Neotropical spider species resembling ‘headless’ Ectatomma ants (Araneae: Corinnidae: Castianeirinae). Zootaxa, 5150 (4): 579590. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5150.4.6

55. Martin T.E., Bennett G.C., Fairbairn A. & Mooers A.O. 2022. ‘Lost’ taxa and their conservation implications. Animal Conservation. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12788

54. Pett L.B. & Rabemananjara P.B. 2022. A new species of Copa (Araneae: Corinnidae: Castianeirinae) from dry forests in the north west of Madagascar. Zootaxa, 5115 (2), 281287. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5115.2.7

53. Scheers K. & Thomaes A. 2022. A preliminary checklist of the minute diving beetles of Belize (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Bidessini). Belgian Journal of Entomology, 125: 115.

52. van Berkel T., Emsens W.J., Eam S.U., Simoes S., Puls S., Rin N., Kimsan L. & Jocqué M. 2022. Population density, habitat use and activity patterns of endangered hog deer in Cambodia. Mammal Research, 67: 311316. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13364-022-00619-5

51. Ortega-Salas H.É., González-Soriano E.N. & Jocqué M. 2022. Untangling the waterfall damsels: a review of the Mesoamerican genus Paraphlebia Selys in Hagen, 1861 (Odonata: Thaumatoneuridae) with descriptions of 11 new species. Zootaxa, 5089 (1): 166. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5089.1.1

50. Pett B.L., Rubio G.D. & Perger R. 2022. Grismadox gen. nov., a new Neotropical genus of ant-resembling spiders (Araneae, Corinnidae, Castianeirinae), including the description of two new species from Bolivia and Paraguay.Zoosystematics and Evolution 98 (1): 111. https://doi.org/10.3897/zse.98.76677

49. Oliviera de Almeida J.P., Kerkhof S., Dekoninck W. & Van Roie M. 2022. An overview of the moth (Insecta: Lepidoptera) type material in the Fastré collection at the RBINS. Bulletin S.R.B.E. / K.B.V.E., 157: 171–175.

48. Bouyer T., Drumont A., Roland L.R., Slootmaekers D., Pirkl J., Mittermeier J.C., Wright D.R., Dekoninck W. & Jocqué, M. 2021. Notes on a small collection of Prioninae from North-East Madagascar with the description of a new Schizodontus Quentin & Villiers, 1974 (Cerambycidae, Closterini). Zootaxa, 4964 (1): 188–194. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4964.1.11

47. Bronne L., Delcourt J., & Van den Neucker T. 2021. Yet another carnivorous semi-slug found in Belgium: Daudebardia rufa (Draparnaud, 1805)(Gastropoda: Oxychilidae). Belgian Journal of Zoology, 151: 99–105. https://doi.org/10.26496/bjz.2021.88

46. Etana B., Atickem A., Tsegaye D., Bekele A., De Beenhouwer M., Hundera K., Lens L., Fashing P.J. & Stenseth N.J. 2021. Traditional shade coffee forest systems act as refuges for medium- and large-sized mammals as natural forest dwindles in Ethiopia. Biological conservation, 260: 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109219

45. Jocqué R. & Jocqué M. 2021. A new species of Katableps (Araneae: Lycosidae) from a remnant forest patch on Madagascar. Arachnology, 18 (9): 1013–1016. https://doi.org/10.13156/arac.2021.18.9.1013

44. Santos-Silva A., Van Roie M. & Jocqué M. 2021. Longhorned woodboring beetles (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) from Cusuco National Park, Honduras: new species, new records, and revalidation. European Journal of Taxonomy, 764: 37–61. https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2021.764.1469

43. Martin T.E., Jones S.E.I., Creedy T.J., Hoskins H.M.J., Mccann N.P., Batke S.P., Kelly D.L., Kolby J.E., Downing R., Zelaya S.M.S., Green S.E.W., Lonsdale G., Brown T., Waters S., Rodríguez-Vásquez F., Mccravy K.W., D’Souza M.L., Crace D., Nuñez-Mino J.M., Haelewaters D., Medina-Vanberkum P., Phipps C.D., Barker R.J., Castañeda F., Reid N. & Jocqué M. 2021. A review of the ecological value of Cusuco National Park: an urgent call for conservation action in a highly threatened Mesoamerican cloud forest. Journal of Mesoamerican Biology, 1 (1): 6–50.

42. Rodrigues P., Dorresteijn I., Guilherme J.L., Hanspach J., De Beenhouwer M., Hylander K., Bekele B., Senbeta F., Fischer J. & Nimmo D. 2021. Predicting the impacts of human population growth on forest mammals in the highlands of southwestern Ethiopia. Biological Conservation, 256 (8): 1–10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109046

41. Mittermeier J.C., Wright D.R., Armand B., Colyn R., Gardner B., Jocqué M., Kemp L., Slootmaekers D. & Rene de Roland L.A., 2020. A rapid avifaunal survey of the Mahimborondro Protected Area, northern Madagascar. Malagasy Nature, 14: 4456.

40. Jocqué M. Slootmakers D., Wellens S., De Roland L.A., Mittermeier J.C., Wright D. 2020. Notes on some collections of dragonflies from northern Madagascar. Notulae odonatologicae, 9 (7): 30613.

39. Jocqué R. & Henrard A. 2020. Three new species of the genus Ranops (Araneae: Zodariidae) from southern Africa. Zootaxa, 4899 (1): 186–200. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4899.1.10

38. Nunes M.S., Falconer K., Jelić D., Martin T.E., Kučinić M. & Jocqué M. 2020. The value of eco-volunteer projects for biodiversity conservation – butterfly monitoring in Krka National Park (Croatia) with an updated checklist. Journal of Wildlife and Biodiversity, Special issue: 58–67.

37. Bronne L. & Van den Neucker T.  2020. The carnivorous semi-slug Daudebardia brevipes (Gastropoda: Oxychilidae) in Belgium: an overlooked native species? Belgian Journal of Zoology, 9 (3): 562–569. https://doi.org/10.3391/bir.2020.9.3.11

36. Scheers K. 2020. Anthrenus angustefasciatus (Ganglbauer, 1904) (Coleoptera: Dermestidae), newly recorded for Belgium. Bulletin S.R.B.V. / K.B.V.E., 156: 137–141.

35. Scheers K., Boets P., Abeel T. & Van den Neucker T. 2020. First records of alien crayfish of the Procambarus acutus species complex in Belgium. BioInvasions Records, 9 (3): 562–569. https://doi.org/10.3391/bir.2020.9.3.11

34. Scheers K. & Thomaes A. 2020. The genus Thermonectus Dejean, 1833 in Belize (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Bulletin S.R.B.V. / K.B.V.E., 156: 52–57.

33. Pett B.L. & Jocqué R. 2020. Description of two new species of Xevioso (Araneae: Phyxelididae) from Southern Africa, with the northernmost localities for the genus. European Journal of Taxonomy, 636: 1–18. https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2020.636

32. Jones S.E., Jamie G.A., Sumbane E. & Jocqué M. 2020. The avifauna, conservation and biogeography of the Njesi Highlands in northern Mozambique, with a review of the country’s Afromontane birdlife. Ostrich, 91 (1): 45–56. https://doi.org/10.2989/00306525.2019.1675795

31. Delabye S., Maicher V., Szabolcs S., Potocký P., Mertens J.E.J., Przybyłowicz Ł., Murkwe M., Ishmael K.N., Fokam E.B., Janeček S. & Tropek R. 2020. First records of 31 species of butterflies and moths (Lepidoptera) in Cameroon, with remarks on their elevational ranges. Biodiversity Data Journal, 8: e50543. https://doi.org/10.3897/bdj.8.e50543

30. Geeraert, L., Aerts, R., Jordaens, K., Dox, I., Wellens, S., Couri, M., Berecha, G. & Honnay, O. 2019. Intensification of Ethiopian coffee agroforestry drives impoverishment of the Arabica coffee flower visiting bee and fly communities. Agroforestry Systems, 93: 1729–1739. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10457-018-0280-0

29. Mittermeier J.C., Sandvig E.M. & Jocqué M. 2019. Surveys in 2018 along the Mekong River, northern Kratie province, Cambodia, indicate a decade of declines in populations of threatened bird species. BirdingASIA 32: 80–89.

28. Batsleer F., Portelli E., Borg J.J., Kiefer A., Veith M. & Dekeukeleire D. 2019. Maltese bats show phylogeographic affiliation with North-Africa: implications for conservation. Hystrix Italian journal of Mammalogy, 30 (2): 172–177.

27. Pett B. & Bailey J. 2019. Ghost-busting: patch occupancy and habitat preferences of Ocyale ghost (Araneae: Lycosidae), a single site endemic in north-western Madagascar. Austral Entomology, 58 (4): 875–885. https://doi.org/10.1111/aen.12425

26. Jocqué M., Wiesner J. & Stock W. 2019. Tiger beetle (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) records from Kratie Province, Cambodia, with three new country records and an updated checklist for Cambodia. Cambodian Journal of Natural History, 2019 (1): 2–6.

25. Van Roie M., De Wint F., Güngor A., Huyghe C., Dekoninck W. & Sekerka L. 2019. An annotated checklist of the leaf beetles (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae) from El Salvador, with additions from the Bechyné collection in the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences. ZooKeys, 856: 137–196. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.856.32017

24. Van Opstal M., Oosterlynck B., Belay M., Erens J. & De Beenhouwer M. 2019. First assessment of bird diversity in the UNESCO Sheka Forest Biosphere Reserve, southwestern Ethiopia: species richness, distribution and potential for avian conservation. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 11 (7): 13850–13867. https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.4726.11.7.13850-13867

23. van Berkel T., Sumbane E., Jones S.E.I. & Jocqué M. 2019. A mammal survey of the Serra Jeci Mountain Range, Mozambique, with a review of records from northern Mozambique’s inselbergs. African zoology, 54 (1): 31–42. https://doi.org/10.1080/15627020.2019.1583081

22. Van de Vijver E., Landschoot S., Van Roie M., Temmerman F., Dillen J., De Ceuleners K., Smagghe G., De Baets B. & Haesaert G. 2019. Inter- and Intrafield Distribution of Cereal Leaf Beetle Species (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in Belgian Winter Wheat. EnvironmentalEntomology, 48 (2): 276–283. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvz002

21. Jocqué R., Jocqué M., Stock W., Rin N. & Henrard A. 2019. The new Southeast Asian genus Cambonilla gen. nov. (Zodariidae, Araneae): bis repetita placent’. European Journal of Taxonomy, 501: 1–24. https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2019.501

20. Couri, M.S., Jordaens, K., Geeraert, L., Matheus, R. & Vieira-Araújo, A.P. 2018. Ethiopian muscids (Diptera, Muscidae) egg-carriers of Stylogaster Macquart (Diptera, Conopidae). Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 91 (3): e20180901. https://doi.org/10.1590/0001-3765201920180901

19. Mertens J.E.J.Emsens W.-J.Jocqué M., Geeraert L. & De Beenhouwer M. 2018. From natural forest to coffee agroforest: implications for communities of large mammals in the Ethiopian highlands. Oryx, 54 (5): 715–722. https://doi.org/10.1017/s0030605318000844

18. Jocqué R. & Henrard A. 2018. A revision of the genus Cicynethus Simon, 1910 (Araneae, Zodariidae), a tale of colour patterns. European Journal of Taxonomy, 465: 1–35. https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2018.465

17. Jocqué M., Geeraert L. & Jones S.E.I. 2018. Odonata from highlands in Niassa, Mozambique, with two new country records. Notulae odonatologicae, 9(2): 72–77.

16. Merckx J.Van Roie M., Gómez-Zurita J. & Dekoninck W. 2018. From theory to practice: a photographic inventory of museum collections to optimize collection management. Biodiversity Informatics, 13: 38–48. https://doi.org/10.17161/bi.v13i0.7036

15. Santos-Silva A., Mal N., Van Roie M. & Jocqué M. 2018. A new species of Derobrachus Audinet-Serville, 1832 (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Prioninae) from a cloud forest in Honduras. Zootaxa, 4422 (3): 395–402. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4422.3.5

14. Janssens S.B., Ballings P., Mertens A. & Dessein S. 2018. A new endemic Impatiens species on Mount Gorongosa (Mozambique) demonstrates the conservation importance of montane areas in Africa. Phytotaxa, 333 (1): 73–85. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.333.1.5

13. Mertens J.E.J., Van Roie M.Merckx J. & Dekoninck W. 2017. The use of low cost compact cameras with focus stacking functionality in entomological digitization projects. Zookeys, 712: 141–154. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.712.20505

12. Vanderhaegen K. & Jocqué R. 2017. A new Afromontane species of the ant-eating spider genus Dusmadiores and description of the male of D. deserticola (Araneae: Zodariidae). Zootaxa, 4318: 558–560. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4318.3.7

11. Jocqué M., Wellens S., Andrianarivosoa J.D., Rakotondraparany F., The Seing S. & Jocqué R. 2017. A new species of Ocyale (Araneae, Lycosidae) from Madagascar, with first observations on the biology of a representative in the genus. European Journal of Taxonomy, 355: 1–13. https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.355

10. Oliver P., Clegg J., Fisher R., Richards S., Taylor P. & Jocqué M. 2016. A new biogeographically disjunct giant gecko (Gehyra: Gekkonidae: reptilia) from the East Melanesian Islands. Zootaxa, 4208: 61–76. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4208.1.3

9. Mertens J., Jocqué M., Geeraert L. & De Beenhouwer M. 2016. Newly discovered populations of the Ethiopian endemic and endangered Afrixalus clarkei Largen, implications for conservation. Zookeys, 565: 141–146. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.565.7114

8. Dekoninck W., Parmentier T., Casteels J. & Vankerkhoven F. 2015. Recente waarnemingen van de glanzende gastmier Formicoxenus nitidulus (Nylander, 1846) in Vlaanderen (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Bulletin S.R.B.V. / K.B.V.E., 151: 15–17. (English abstract only)

7. De Beenhouwer M., Mertens J. & Habtamu T. 2015. Camera trap observation of crested rat (Lophiomys imhausi, Muroidea: Rodentia) in Belete-Gera montane rainforest, south-western Ethiopia. African Journal of Ecology, 54 (1): 111–113. https://doi.org/10.1111/aje.12237

6. Jocqué M. & Argueta I. 2014. A new species in the genus Amphipteryx Selys, 1853 (Odonata, Amphipterygidae) from Pico Bonito National Park, Honduras. Zookeys408: 71–80. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.408.7174

5. Jocqué M., Vanhove M.P.M., Creedy T., Burdekin O., Nuñez-Miño J. & Casteels J. 2013. Jewel scarabs (Chrysina sp.) in Honduras: Key species for cloud forest conservation monitoring? Journal of Insect Science, 13 (21): 1–18.  https://doi.org/10.1673/031.013.2101

4. Vanschoenwinkel B., Brendonck L., Pinceel T., Dupriez P. & Waterkeyn A. 2013. Rediscovery of Branchipus schaefferi (Branchiopoda: Anostraca) in Belgium – notes on habitat requirements and conservation management. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 143(1): 3–14.

3. Vanhove M.P.M., Jocqué M., Mann D.J., Waters, S., Creedy T.J., Nuñez-Miño J.M., Vaglia T. & Casteels J. 2012. Small sample, substantial contribution: additions to the Honduran hawkmoth (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) fauna based on collections from a mountainous protected area (Cusuco National Park). Journal of Insect Conservation, 16: 629–633. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10841-012-9505-0

2. Jocqué M. & Giupponi, A.P.L. 2012. Charinus bromeliaea sp. n. (Amblypygi: Charinidae); a new species of bromeliad inhabiting whip spider from French Guiana. Zootaxa 3158: 53–59. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3158.1.4

1. Jocqué M. & Jocqué R. 2011. An overview of Neogovea species (Opiliones: Cyphophthalmi: Neogoveidae) with the description of Neogovea virginie n. sp. from French Guiana. Zootaxa 2754: 41–50. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.2754.1.3