Diana E Wheeler

  • 5273 Citations
  • 36 h-Index
1978 …2018

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Research Output

2018

Wilhelm Goetsch (1887 - 1960): Pioneering studies on the development and evolution of the soldier caste in social insects

Metzl, C., Wheeler, D. E. & Abouheif, E., Feb 1 2018, In : Myrmecological News. 26, p. 81-96 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2016

A bacterial filter protects and structures the gut microbiome of an insect

Lanan, M. C., Rodrigues, P. A. P., Agellon, A., Jansma, P. & Wheeler, D. E., Aug 1 2016, In : ISME Journal. 10, 8, p. 1866-1876 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Endocrine Influences on Insect Societies

Hamilton, A. R., Shpigler, H., Bloch, G., Wheeler, D. E. & Robinson, G. E., Nov 9 2016, Non-Mammalian Hormone-Behavior Systems. Elsevier, Vol. 2. p. 421-451 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Molecular mechanisms of phenotypic plasticity in social insects

Corona, M., Libbrecht, R. & Wheeler, D. E., Feb 1 2016, In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 13, p. 55-60 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations
2014

Expression of insulin/insulin-like signalling and TOR pathway genes in honey bee caste determination

Wheeler, D. E., Buck, N. A. & Evans, J. D., Feb 1 2014, In : Insect Molecular Biology. 23, 1, p. 113-121 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

The gut bacterial communities associated with lab-raised and field-collected ants of Camponotus fragilis (Formicidae: Formicinae)

He, H., Wei, C. & Wheeler, D. E., Sep 2014, In : Current Microbiology. 69, 3, p. 292-302 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2013

Mating system evolution and worker caste diversity in Pheidole ants

Huang, M. H., Wheeler, D. E. & Fjerdingstad, E. J., Apr 1 2013, In : Molecular ecology. 22, 7, p. 1998-2010 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2012

Ancestral developmental potential facilitates parallel evolution in ants

Rajakumar, R., San Mauro, D., Dijkstra, M. B., Huang, M. H., Wheeler, D. E., Hiou-Tim, F., Khila, A., Cournoyea, M. & Abouheif, E., Jan 6 2012, In : Science. 335, 6064, p. 79-82 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations

Evolution of novel mosaic castes in ants: Modularity, phenotypic plasticity, and colonial buffering

Molet, M., Wheeler, D. E. & Peeters, C., Sep 1 2012, In : American Naturalist. 180, 3, p. 328-341 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Highly similar microbial communities are shared among related and trophically similar ant species

Anderson, K. E., Russell, J. A., Moreau, C. S., Kautz, S., Sullam, K. E., Hu, Y., Basinger, U., Mott, B. M., Buck, N. & Wheeler, D. E., May 1 2012, In : Molecular ecology. 21, 9, p. 2282-2296 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

101 Scopus citations
2011

Colony demographics of rare soldier-polymorphic worker caste systems in Pheidole ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)

Huang, M. H. & Wheeler, D. E., Nov 1 2011, In : Insectes Sociaux. 58, 4, p. 539-549 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Dynamics of an ant-ant obligate mutualism: Colony growth, density dependence and frequency dependence

Anderson, K. E., Wheeler, D. E., Yang, K. & Linksvayer, T. A., Apr 1 2011, In : Molecular ecology. 20, 8, p. 1781-1793 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2010

The potential for gene flow in a dependent lineage system of a harvester ant: Fair meiosis in the f1 generation

Curry, M. M., Wheeler, D. E., Yang, K. & Anderson, K. E., May 6 2010, In : Journal of Heredity. 101, 3, p. 378-384 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2009

Accessory Glands

Wheeler, D. E., Dec 1 2009, Encyclopedia of Insects. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Egg Coverings

Wheeler, D. E., Dec 1 2009, Encyclopedia of Insects. Elsevier Inc., p. 312-313 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Eggs

Wheeler, D. E., Dec 1 2009, Encyclopedia of Insects. Elsevier Inc., p. 311-312 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Endocrine influences on the organization of insect societies

Bloch, G., Shpigler, H., Wheeler, D. E. & Robinson, G. E., Jan 1 2009, Hormones, Brain and Behavior Online. Elsevier Inc., p. 1027-1070 44 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

28 Scopus citations

Ovarioles

Wheeler, D. E., Dec 1 2009, Encyclopedia of Insects. Elsevier Inc., p. 743-744 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Remaining flexible in old alliances: Functional plasticity in constrained mutualisms

Wernegreen, J. J. & Wheeler, D. E., Aug 1 2009, In : DNA and Cell Biology. 28, 8, p. 371-381 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Reproduction, female

Wheeler, D. E., Dec 1 2009, Encyclopedia of Insects. Elsevier Inc., p. 880-882 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Reproduction, Female: Hormonal Control of

Wheeler, D. E., Dec 1 2009, Encyclopedia of Insects. Elsevier Inc., p. 882-885 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2007

The role of storage proteins in colony-founding in termites

Johnston, M. L. & Wheeler, D. E., Nov 1 2007, In : Insectes Sociaux. 54, 4, p. 383-387 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2006

Expression of insulin pathway genes during the period of caste determination in the honey bee, Apis mellifera

Wheeler, D. E., Buck, N. & Evans, J. D., Oct 1 2006, In : Insect Molecular Biology. 15, 5, p. 597-602 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

150 Scopus citations

Insights into social insects from the genome of the honeybee Apis mellifera

Weinstock, G. M., Robinson, G. E., Gibbs, R. A., Worley, K. C., Evans, J. D., Maleszka, R., Robertson, H. M., Weaver, D. B., Beye, M., Bork, P., Elsik, C. G., Hartfelder, K., Hunt, G. J., Zdobnov, E. M., Amdam, G. V., Bitondi, M. M. G., Collins, A. M., Cristino, A. S., Lattorff, H. M. G., Lobo, C. H. & 204 others, Moritz, R. F. A., Nunes, F. M. F., Page, R. E., Simões, Z. L. P., Wheeler, D., Carninci, P., Fukuda, S., Hayashizaki, Y., Kai, C., Kawai, J., Sakazume, N., Sasaki, D., Tagami, M., Albert, S., Baggerman, G., Beggs, K. T., Bloch, G., Cazzamali, G., Cohen, M., Drapeau, M. D., Eisenhardt, D., Emore, C., Ewing, M. A., Fahrbach, S. E., Forêt, S., Grimmelikhuijzen, C. J. P., Hauser, F., Hummon, A. B., Huybrechts, J., Jones, A. K., Kadowaki, T., Kaplan, N., Kucharski, R., Leboulle, G., Linial, M., Littleton, J. T., Mercer, A. R., Richmond, T. A., Rodriguez-Zas, S. L., Rubin, E. B., Sattelle, D. B., Schlipalius, D., Schoofs, L., Shemesh, Y., Sweedler, J. V., Velarde, R., Verleyen, P., Vierstraete, E., Williamson, M. R., Ament, S. A., Brown, S. J., Corona, M., Dearden, P. K., Dunn, W. A., Elekonich, M. M., Fujiyuki, T., Gattermeier, I., Gempe, T., Hasselmann, M., Kage, E., Kamikouchi, A., Kubo, T., Kunieda, T., Lorenzen, M., Milshina, N. V., Morioka, M., Ohashi, K., Overbeek, R., Ross, C. A., Schioett, M., Shippy, T., Takeuchi, H., Toth, A. L., Willis, J. H., Wilson, M. J., Gordon, K. H. J., Letunic, I., Hackett, K., Peterson, J., Felsenfeld, A., Guyer, M., Solignac, M., Agarwala, R., Cornuet, J. M., Monnerot, M., Mougel, F., Reese, J. T., Vautrin, D., Gillespie, J. J., Cannone, J. J., Gutell, R. R., Johnston, J. S., Eisen, M. B., Iyer, V. N., Iyer, V., Kosarev, P., Mackey, A. J., Solovyev, V., Souvorov, A., Aronstein, K. A., Bilikova, K., Chen, Y. P., Clark, A. G., Decanini, L. I., Gelbart, W. M., Hetru, C., Hultmark, D., Imler, J. L., Jiang, H., Kanost, M., Kimura, K., Lazzaro, B. P., Lopez, D. L., Simuth, J., Thompson, G. J., Zou, Z., De Jong, P., Sodergren, E., Csurös, M., Milosavljevic, A., Osoegawa, K., Richards, S., Shu, C. L., Duret, L., Elhaik, E., Graur, D., Anzola, J. M., Campbell, K. S., Childs, K. L., Collinge, D., Crosby, M. A., Dickens, C. M., Grametes, L. S., Grozinger, C. M., Jones, P. L., Jorda, M., Ling, X., Matthews, B. B., Miller, J., Mizzen, C., Peinado, M. A., Reid, J. G., Russo, S. M., Schroeder, A. J., St. Pierre, S. E., Wang, Y., Zhou, P., Jiang, H., Kitts, P., Ruef, B., Venkatraman, A., Zhang, L., Aquino-Perez, G., Whitfield, C. W., Behura, S. K., Berlocher, S. H., Sheppard, W. S., Smith, D. R., Suarez, A. V., Tsutsui, N. D., Wei, X., Wheeler, D., Havlak, P., Li, B., Liu, Y., Jovilet, A., Lee, S., Nazareth, L. V., Pu, L. L., Thorn, R., Stolc, V., Newman, T., Samanta, M., Tongprasit, W. A., Claudianos, C., Berenbaum, M. R., Biswas, S., De Graaf, D. C., Feyereisen, R., Johnson, R. M., Oakeshott, J. G., Ranson, H., Schuler, M. A., Muzny, D., Chacko, J., Davis, C., Dinh, H., Gill, R., Hernandez, J., Hines, S., Hume, J., Jackson, L. R., Kovar, C., Lewis, L., Miner, G., Morgan, M., Nguyen, N., Okwuonu, G., Paul, H., Santibanez, J., Savery, G., Svatek, A., Villasana, D. & Wright, R., Oct 26 2006, In : Nature. 443, 7114, p. 931-949 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1271 Scopus citations
2005

Cooperation during prey digestion between workers and larvae in the ant, Pheidole spadonia

Cassill, D. L., Butler, J., Vinson, S. B. & Wheeler, D. E., Nov 1 2005, In : Insectes Sociaux. 52, 4, p. 339-343 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Evolution of insect metamorphosis: A microarray-based study of larval and adult gene expression in the ant Camponotus festinatus

Goodisman, M. A. D., Isoe, J., Wheeler, D. E. & Wells, M. A., Apr 2005, In : Evolution. 59, 4, p. 858-870 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2004

Storage protein content as a functional marker for colony-founding strategies: A comparative study within the harvester ant genus Pogonomyrmex

Hahn, D. A., Johnson, R. A., Buck, N. A. & Wheeler, D. E., Jan 1 2004, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 77, 1, p. 100-108 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2003

A perspective for understanding the modes of juvenile hormone action as a lipid signaling system

Wheeler, D. E. & Nijhout, H. F., Oct 1 2003, In : BioEssays. 25, 10, p. 994-1001 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

90 Scopus citations

Presence of a single abundant storage hexamerin in both larvae and adults of the grasshopper, Schistocerca americana

Hahn, D. A. & Wheeler, D. E., Dec 2003, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 49, 12, p. 1189-1197 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Sexual differences in postingestive processing of dietary protein and carbohydrate in caterpillars of two species

Telang, A., Buck, N. A., Chapman, R. F. & Wheeler, D. E., Mar 1 2003, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 76, 2, p. 247-255 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Storage proteins in vespid wasps: Characterization, developmental pattern, and occurrence in adults

Hunt, J. H., Buck, N. A. & Wheeler, D. E., Aug 1 2003, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 49, 8, p. 785-794 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations
2002

Response of storage protein levels to variation in dietary protein levels

Telang, A., Buck, N. A. & Wheeler, D. E., Nov 1 2002, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 48, 11, p. 1021-1029 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Seasonal foraging activity and bait preferences of ants on Barro Colorado Island, Panama

Hahn, D. A. & Wheeler, D. E., Sep 1 2002, In : Biotropica. 34, 3, p. 348-356 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations
2001

Expression profiles during honeybee caste determination.

Evans, J. D. & Wheeler, D. E., 2001, In : Genome biology. 2, 1, p. RESEARCH0001

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

137 Scopus citations

Female-specific expression of a hexamerin gene in larvae of an autogenous mosquito

Zakharkin, S. O., Headley, V. V., Kumar, N. K., Buck, N. A., Wheeler, D. E. & Beneš, H., Dec 3 2001, In : European Journal of Biochemistry. 268, 22, p. 5713-5722 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Gene expression and the evolution of insect polyphenisms

Evans, J. D. & Wheeler, D. E., Jan 1 2001, In : BioEssays. 23, 1, p. 62-68 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

144 Scopus citations

How female caterpillars accumulate their nutrient reserves

Telang, A., Booton, V., Chapman, R. F. & Wheeler, D. E., Aug 23 2001, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 47, 9, p. 1055-1064 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations
2000

Annual Review of Entomology: Preface

Wheeler, D., Apr 18 2000, In : Annual Review of Entomology. 45, p. x-xi

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Hexameric storage proteins during metamorphosis and egg production in the diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera)

Wheeler, D. E., Tuchinskaya, I., Buck, N. A. & Tabashnik, B. E., Jun 1 2000, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 46, 6, p. 951-958 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Honey bee queen production: Tight genes or too much food?

Evans, J., Degrandi-Hoffman, G. & Wheeler, D., Feb 1 2000, In : American Bee Journal. 140, 2, p. 136-137 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sequence and evolution of a hexamerin from the ant Camponotus festinatus

Martínez, T., Burmester, T., Veenstra, J. A. & Wheeler, D., Sep 23 2000, In : Insect Molecular Biology. 9, 4, p. 427-431 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1999

Atypical vitellins in ponerine ants (Formicidae: Hymenoptera)

Wheeler, D., Liebig, J. & Hölldobler, B., Mar 1 1999, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 45, 3, p. 287-293 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
209 Scopus citations

Ecological dominance by Paratrechina longicornis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), an invasive tramp ant, in biosphere 2

Wetterer, J. K., Miller, S. E., Wheeler, D. E., Olson, C. A., Polhemus, D. A., Pitts, M., Ashton, I. W., Himler, A. G., Yospin, M. M., Helms, K. R., Harken, E. L., Gallaher, J., Dunning, C. E., Nelson, M., Litsinger, J., Southern, A. & Burgess, T. L., Sep 1999, In : Florida Entomologist. 82, 3, p. 381-388 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
46 Scopus citations

Regulation of hemolymph osmolality in feral and domestic honeybees, Apis mellifera L. (Hymenoptera: Apidae)

Atmowidjojo, A. H., Erickson, E. H., Wheeler, D. E. & Cohen, A. C., Feb 1999, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - A Molecular and Integrative Physiology. 122, 2, p. 227-233 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1997

Morphological specializations of the digestive tract of Zacryptocerus rohweri (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Roche, R. K. & Wheeler, D. E., Dec 1 1997, In : Journal of Morphology. 234, 3, p. 253-262 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Temperature tolerance and water balance in feral and domestic honey bees, Apis mellifera L.

Atmowidjojo, A. H., Wheeler, D. E., Erickson, E. H. & Cohen, A. C., Jan 1 1997, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - A Physiology. 118, 4, p. 1399-1403 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
1996

A role for storage proteins in autogenous reproduction in Aedes atropalpus

Wheeler, D. E. & Buck, N. A., Sep 1996, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 42, 10, p. 961-966 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Depletion of reserves in ant queens during claustral colony founding

Wheeler, D. E. & Buck, N. A., Jan 1 1996, In : Insectes Sociaux. 43, 3, p. 297-302 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Growth models of complex allometries in holometabolous insects

Nijhout, H. F. & Wheeler, D. E., Nov 14 1996, In : American Naturalist. 148, 1, p. 40-56 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Scopus citations