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Dedeine F., Dupont S., Guyot S., Matsuura K., Wang C.L, Habibpour B., Bagnères A.-G., Mantovani B., Luchetti A., 2016. Historical biogeography of Reticulitermes termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) inferred from analyses of mitochondrial and nuclear loci. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 94: 778-790.

Körner M, Diehl JMC and Meunier J., 2016. Growing up with feces: benefits of allo-coprophagy in families of the European earwig. Behavioral Ecology, 27:1775-1781.

Ratz T, Kramer J, Veuille M and Meunier J., 2016. The population determines whether and how life-history traits vary between reproductive events in an insect with maternal care. Oecologia, 182:443-452.

Kohlmeier P, Holländer K and Meunier J., 2016. Survival after pathogen exposure in group-living insects: don't forget the cost of social isolation! Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 29:1867-1872.

Kramer J and Meunier J., 2016. Kin and multilevel selection in social evolution: a never-ending controversy? F1000 Researches, 5: 776.

Kramer J and Meunier J., 2016. maternal condition determines oofspring behavior towards family members in the European earwing. Behavioral Ecology, 27: 494-500.

Lefebvre T., Vargo E.L., Zimmermann M., Dupont S., Kutnik M., Bagnères A.-G., 2016. Subterranean termite phylogeographic reveals multiple postglacial colonization events and parapatric speciation in southwestern Europe. Ecology and Evolution, 6(16): 5987-6004. Doi: 10.1002/ece3.2333.

Rahman S., Ray Hajong S., Gévar J., Lenoir A. and Darrouzet E., 2016. Cuticular hydrocarbon compounds in worker castes and their role in nestmate recognition in Apis cerana indica Fab. Journal of Chemical Ecology 42:444–451.

Robinet C., Suppo C. and Darrouzet E. Rapid spread of the invasive yellow-legged hornet in France: the role of human-mediated dispersal and the effects of control measures. Journal of Applied Ecology. Sous-presse.

Bagnères A.-G. &  Hossaert-McKey M. (eds.). Chemical Ecology. 11 chapitres multiauteurs (dont AGB et Lucas C.). Sortie Août 2016. 238 pages. Editions ISTE-Wiley. ISBN: 978-1-84821-924-3


Darrouzet E., Gévar J., Dupont S. , 2015. A scientific note about a parasitoid that can parasitize the yellow-legged hornet, Vespa velutina nigrithorax, in Europe. Apidologie 46:130–132.

Lucas C, Nicolas M, Keller L., 2015. Expression of foraging and Gp-9 are associated with social organization in the fire ant Solenopsis invicta. Insect Molecular Biology 24, 93,104.

Bonelli M., Lorenzi M.C., Christidès J.-P., Dupont S. & Bagnères A.-G., 2015. Population diversity in cuticular hydrocarbons and mtDNA in a mountain social wasp. Journal of Chemical Ecology,41, 22-31.

Perdereau E, Bagnères A.-G., Vargo E.L., Baudouin G., Xu Y., Labadie P., Dupont S. & Dedeine F., 2015. Relationships between invasion success and colony breeding structure in a subterranean termite. Molecular ecology, 24, 2125-2142.

Le Conte Y., Huang Z.H., Roux M., Zeng Z.J., Christidès J.-P. , Bagnères A.-G., 2015. Varroa destructor changes cuticular hydrocarbons to mimic its new host. Biology Letters, 11(6): 20150233.

Sofrane Z., Dupont S., Christidès J-P., Doumandji S, Bagnères A.-G., 2015. Revision of the systematics of the genus Calliptamus Serville 1831, (Orthoptera: Acrididae: Calliptaminae) in Algeria using morphological, chemical, and genetic data. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France, 51(1): 78-88.

Bankhead-Dronnet S., Kutnik M., Perdereau E., Dupont S,. Bagnères A.-G., 2015. Spatial structuring of the population genetics of a European subterranean termite species. Ecology and Evolution, 5(15): 3090-3102.

Chirault M., Lucas C., Goubault M., Chevrier C., Bressac C., Lécureuil C., 2015. A combined approach to heat stress effect on male fertility inNasonia vitripennis: From the physiological consequences on spermatogenesis to the reproductive adjustment of females mated with stressed males. PLoS One, 10 (3): e0120656.

Darrouzet E., Gévar J., Guignard Q, Aron S., 2015. Production of early diploid males by European colonies of the invasive hornet Vespa velutina nigrithorax. Plos One, 10(9): e0136680.

Eom Y.H., Perna A., Fortunato S., Darrouzet E., Theraulaz G., Jost C., 2015. Network-based model of the growth of termite nests. Physical Review E, 92(6): 062810.

Gutzwiller F., Dedeine F., Kaiser W., Giron D., Lopez-Vaamonde C., 2015. Correlation between the green-island phenotype and Wolbachia infections during the evolutionary diversification of Gracillariidae leaf-mining moths. Ecology and Evolution, 5(18): 4049-4062.

Dedeine F, Weinert LA, Bigot D, Josse T, Ballenghien M, Cahais V, et al. (2015) Comparative analysis of transcriptomes from secondary reproductives of three Reticulitermes termite species. PLoS ONE, 10 (12): e0145596. 

Rome Q., Muller F.J., Touret-Alby A., Darrouzet E., Perrard A., Villemant C., 2015. Caste differentiation and seasonal changes in Vespa velutina (Hym.: Vespidae) colonies in its introduced range. Journal of Applied Entomology, 139, 771-784.

Junker M., Zimmermann M., Ramos A.A., Gros P., Konvička M., Nève G;, et al., 2015. Three in One—Multiple faunal elements within an endangered European butterfly species. PLoS ONE 10(11): e0142282

Thesing J*, Kramer J* and Meunier J (2015) Short-term benefits, but transgenerational costs of maternal loss in an insect with facultative maternal care. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 282: 20151617

Kohlmeier P, Dreyer H and Meunier J. (2015) PO-CALC: A novel tool to correct inconsistencies in the measurement of phenoloxidase activity. Journal of Insect Physiology, 75, 80-84

Kramer J, Thesing J and Meunier J. (2015) Negative association between parental care and sibling cooperation in earwigs: a new perspective on the early evolution of family life? Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 28 (7), 1299-1308

Diehl JMC, Körner M, Pietsch M and Meunier J. (2015) Frass production as a collective form of immunity in an insect with facultative maternal care. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 15:40

Kölliker M, Boos S, Wong JWY, Röllin L, Stucki D, Raveh S, Wu M and Meunier J. (2015) Parent-offspring conflict and the genetic trade-offs shaping parental investment. Nature Communication, 6 :6850

Meunier J. (2015) Social immunity and the evolution of group-living in insects. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological sciences, 370, 20140102

Sandrin L, Meunier J, Raveh S, Walser JC and Kölliker M (2015) Multiple paternity and mating group size in the European earwig, Forficula auriculariaEcological entomology, DOI: 10.1111/een.12171


Manfredini F, Lucas C, Nicolas M, Keller L, Shoemaker DW, Grozinger C, 2014. Molecular and social regulation of worker division of labor in fire ants. Molecular Ecology 23 (3): 660-672

Wong JWY, Lucas C, Kölliker M, 2014. Cues of maternal condition influence offspring selfishness. PLoS ONE 9 (1): e87214

Darrouzet E., Labedan M., Landré X., Perdereau E., Christidès J.-P. & Bagnères A.-G, 2014. Endocrine control of cuticular hydrocarbon profiles during worker-to-soldier differentiation in the termite Reticulitermes flavipes. Journal of Insect Physiology, 61, 25-33.

Lorenzi M.C., Azzani L. & Bagnères A.-G., 2014. Evolutionary consequences of deception: Complexity and informational content of colony signature are favored by social parasitism. Current Zoology, 60, 137-148.

Wong JWY, Meunier J, Lucas C, Kölliker M, 2014. Paternal signature in kin recognition cues of a social insect: Concealing in juveniles, revealed in adults. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences. Vol. 281. no 1793. 20141236.


Perdereau E., Velona A., Dupont S., Labédan M., Luchetti A., Mantovani B. & Bagnères A.-G. 2013. Colony breeding structure of the invasive termite Reticulitermes urbis. J. of Economic Entomology, 106(5), 2216-2224.

Perdereau, E.
, Bagnères, A.-G., Bankhead-Dronnet, S., Zimmermann, M., Dupont, S., Vargo, E.L. & Dedeine, F. 2013. Global genetic analysis reveals the putative native source of the invasive termite. Molecular Ecology, 22, 1105-1119.

Vargo, EL, Leniaud, L., Swoboda, LE, Diamond, SE, Weiser, MD, Willer, DW & Bagnères, A-G. Clinal variation in colony breeding structure and level of inbreeding in the subterranean termites Reticulitermes flavipes and R. grassei. Molecular Ecology, 22, 1447-1462.

Costanzi, E., Bagnères, A.-G. & Lorenzi M.C. 2013. Changes in the hydrocarbon proportions of colony odor and their consequences on nestmate recognition in social wasps. PLosOne, 8(5), e65107.

Kulijer D., Dupont S. & Bagnères A.-G. 2013. Distribution and Natural Habitat of the Invasive Termite species Reticulitermes urbis (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) in the Balkans. Entomologia Generalis, 34(3), 189-196.

Arnault Ingrid, Christophe Fleurance , Frédéric Vey , Gaël Du Fretay & Jacques Auger.2013 Use of alliaceae residues for the control of soil-borne pathogens. Industrial Crops and Products, 49, 265-272.

Luchetti A.*, Dedeine F.*, Velonà A. & Montovani B. (2013) Extreme genetic mixing within colonies of the wood-dwelling termite Kalotermes flavicollis (Isoptera, Kalotermitidae). Molecular Ecology, 22, 3391-3402.

* these authors contributed equally to this work


Korb, J., Buschmann, M., Schafberg, S., Liebig, J. & Bagnères A.-G. 2012. Brood care and social evolution in termites. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 279, 2662-2671.

Uboni, A., Bagnères A.-G., Christidès, J.-P., Lorenzi, M.C. 2012. Cleptoparasites, social parasites and a common host: chemical insignificance for visiting host nests, chemical mimicry for living in. Journal of Insect Physiology. 82, 1143-1149.

Arnault, I., Decoux, M., Meunier, E., Hebbinckuys, T., Macrez, S., Auger, J., De Reyer D., 2012. Comparison in vitro and in vivo efficiencies of three attractant products against webbing clothes moth Tineola bisselliella (Hummel) (Lepidoptera: Tineidae. J. of Stored Products Research 50, 15-20

Jabbesa,N., Arnault, I., Auger, J., Al Mohandes Dridia, B., Hannachi C., 2012. Agro-morphological markers and organo-sulphur compounds to assess diversity in Tunisian garlic landraces. Scientia Horticulturae 148, 47–54


Bagnères A.-G., Darrouzet E., Landré X., Christidès J.-P. 2011. Endogenous synchronization of the chemical signature of Reticulitermes (Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae) worker termites. Annales de la société entomologique de France, 47(1-2), 202-208.

Lorenzi, C., Cervo, R., Bagnères A.-G. 2011. Facultative social parasites mark host nests with branched hydrocarbons. Animal behavior, 82, 1143-1149.

Leniaud L., Darrouzet E., Dedeine, F.
, Ahn, K., Huang Z. and Bagnères A-G. 2011. Ontogenic potentialities of the worker caste in two subterranean termites. Evolution & Development, 13(2), 138-148.

Martel, V., Darrouzet, E., Boivin, G., 2011. Phenotypic plasticity in the reproductive traits of a Parasitoid. Journal of Insect Physiology. 57(6), 682-687.

Meunier, J., Delémont, O., Lucas, C. 2011. Recognition in Ants: Social Origin Matters. PLoS ONE, 6(5): e19347. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019347.

Perdereau E., Dedeine F., Christidès J.-P., Dupont S., Bagnères A.-G. 2011. Competition between invasive and indigenous species: an insular case study of subterranean termites. Biological invasions, 13, 1457-1470. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-010-9906-5.

Sinama M., Dubut V., Costedoat C., Gilles A, Junker M., Malausa T., Martin J.F., Nève G., Pech N., Schmitt T., Zimmermann M., Meglécz E. 2011. Challenges of microsatellite development in Lepidoptera: Euphydryas aurinia (Nymphalidae) as a case study. European Journal of Entomology, 108, 261-266


Darrouzet, E.
, Lebreton, S., Gouix, N., Wipf, A. and Bagnères, A.-G.. 2010. Parasitoids modify their oviposition strategies according to the sexual origin of conspecific cuticular hydrocarbon traces. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 36, 1092-1100.

Kremer N., Dedeine, F., Charif, D., Finet, C., Allemand, R. and Vabre F. 2010. Do variable compensatory mechanisms explain the polymorphism of the dependance phenotype in the Asobara tabida-Wolbachia association? Evolution. 64 (10), 2969-2979.

Lebreton S., Christidès J.-P., Bagnères A.-G., Chevrier C., Darrouzet E. 2010. Modifications of the chemical profile of hosts after parasitism allow parasitoid females to assess the time elapsed since the first attack. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 36, 513-521Lebreton, S., Chevrier, C. and Darrouzet, E. 2010. Sex allocation strategies in response to conspecifics offspring sex ratio in solitary parasitoids. Behavioral Ecology. 21, 107-112.

Leniaud L., Dedeine F., Pichon, A., Dupont, S. and Bagnères A-G. 2010. Geographical distribution, genetic diversity and social organization of a new European termite, Reticulitermes urbis (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Biological Invasions, 12, 1389-1402.

Lizé A., Cortesero, A.-M., Bagnères A.-G. and Poinsot D. 2010. Kin recognition in the larvae of a solitary insect: the cue is in the plug. Behavioral Ecology, 21, 633-638.

Lucas C, Hughson BN, Sokolowski MB. Job switching in ants: role of a kinase. Communicative and Integrative Biology 3(1), 6-8. [URL editor]

Lucas C, Kornfein R, Chatterjee-Chakraborty M, Schonfeld J, Geva N, Sokolowski MB, Ayali A. The locust foraging gene. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. [PDF]

Perdereau E., Dedeine F., Christidès J.-P., Bagnères A.-G. Variations of cuticular hydrocarbons and defensive secretions within introduced and native populations of the invasive termite Reticulitermes flavipes. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 36, 1189-1198.

Perdereau, E., Bagnères, A.-G., Dupont, S. and Dedeine, F. 2010. High occurrence of colony fusion in a French population of the American termite Reticulitermes flavipes: did social organization evolve after introduction? Insectes Sociaux, 36, 513-521.

Blomquist G. J. & Bagnères A.-G. 2010. Chapter 1. History and overview of insect hydrocarbons, pp.1-18. In: Insect hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Eds Blomquist GJ & Bagnères A-G. Cambridge University Press.

Bagnères A.-G. & Blomquist G.J., 2010. Chapter 5. Site of synthesis, mechanism of transport and selective deposition of hydrocarbons, pp. 75-99. In: Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Eds Blomquist GJ & Bagnères A-G. Cambridge University Press.

Bagnères A.-G. & Wicker-Thomas C., 2010. Chapter 7. Chemical taxonomy with hydrocarbons, p.121-162. In: Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Eds Blomquist GJ & Bagnères A-G. Cambridge University Press.

Bagnères A.-G. & Lorenzi C., 2010. Chapter 14. Chemical deception/mimicry using cuticular hydrocarbons, pp. 282-324. In: Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Eds Blomquist GJ & Bagnères A-G. Cambridge University Press.

Trabalon M. & Bagnères A.-G., 2010. Chapter 16. Contact recognition pheromones in scorpions and spiders, pp. 344-374. In: Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Eds Blomquist GJ & Bagnères A-G. Cambridge University Press.

Hefetz A., Wicker-Thomas C. & Bagnères A.-G., 2010. Chapter 20. Future directions in hydrocarbon research, pp. 477-485. In: Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Eds Blomquist GJ & Bagnères A-G. Cambridge University Press.


Bagnères A.-G., Pichon A., Davis, R., Hope J. and J.-L. Clément. 2009. Contact versus feeding intoxication by fipronil in Reticulitermes termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae): Laboratory evaluation of toxicity, uptake, clearance, and transfer among individuals. Journal of Economic Entomology, 102(1), 347-356.

Dupuy F., Casas J., Bagnères A.-G and Lazzari C. 2009. OpenFluo: A free open source software for optophysiological data analyses. J.of Neuroscience Methods, 183, 195-201

Lebreton S., E. Darrouzet et C. Chevrier, 2009. Could hosts considered as low quality for egg laying be considered as high quality for host feeding? Journal of Insect Physiology, 55(8), 694-699

Lebreton S, M Labarussias, C Chevrier & E. Darrouzet, 2009. Discrimination of the age of conspecific eggs by an ovipositing ectoparasitic wasp. Entomol. Exp. & Appl., 130(1), 28-35

Leniaud L., Pichon A., Uva P. and Bagnères A.-G. 2009. Unicolonially in Reticulitermes urbis: a novel feature from a potentially invasive termite species. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 99, 1-10

Lenoir A., Depickère S., Devers S., Christidès J.-P., Detrain C. Hydrocarbons in the Ant Lasius niger: From the Cuticle to the Nest and Home Range Marking. J. Chem. Ecol. 35:913–923

Lucas C, Sokolowski MB. Molecular basis for changes in behavioral state in ant social behaviors. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106(15), 6351-6356. [DOI] [Pubmed]


Darrouzet E, G. Boivin & C. Chevrier, 2008. Adaptive offspring sex ratios under superparasitism in a parasitoid wasp. Journal of Insect Behavior, 21, 181-191.

Errard C., Le Guisquet A.-M., Christides J.-P., Mercier J.-L., Lenoir A., Hefetz A., 2008. Early learning of volatile chemical cues leads to interspecific recognition between two ant species Insect. Soc. 55, 115 – 122.

Gautier H., Auger J., Legros Ch. & Lapied B. 2008. Calcium-activated potassium channels in insect pacemaker neurons as unexpected target site for the novel fumigant dimethyl disulfide. J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther., 324: 149-159.

Krupp JJ, Kent C, Billeter JC, Azanchi R, So AK, Schonfeld JA, Smith BP, Lucas C, Levine JD. Social experience modifies pheromone expression and mating behavior in male Drosophila melanogaster. Current Biology18(18), 1373-1383. [DOI] [Pubmed]

Lefebvre T., Châline N., Limousin D., Dupont S., and Bagnères A.-G. 2008. From speciation to introgressive hybridization: the phylogeographic structure of an island subspecies of termite, R. lucifugus corsicus. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 8, 38.

Merhi F, Auger J, Rendu F, Bauvois B. 2008. Allium compounds, dipropyl and dimethyl thiosulfinates as antiproliferative and differentiating agents of human acute myeloid leukemia cell lines. Biologics: Targets and Therapy 2(4):885-95.

Merhi F, Auger J, Rendu F, Bauvois B. 2008. Deleterious effects of dipropyl and dimethyl thiosulfates, natural by-products of Allium, on acute myeloid leukemia models. Bulletin du Cancer, 95, 601.


Austin J.W., Bagnères A.-G., Szalanski A.L., Scheffrahn R.H., Heintschel B.P, Messenger M.T., Clément J.-L. and Gold R.E. 2007. Reticulitermes malletei (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae): a valid Nearctic subterranean termite from Eastern North America. Zootaxa, 1554, 1-26.

Badol, P., M. David-Dufilho, J. Auger, S. W. Whiteheart, F. Rendu. 2007. Thiosulfinates modulate platelet activation by reaction with surface free sulfhydryls and internal thiol-containing proteins. Platelets, Vol. 18, No. 7, 481-490.

Darrouzet E., L. Bignon & C. Chevrier, 2007. Impact of mating status on egg-laying and superparasitism behaviour in a parasitoid wasp. Entomol. Exp. & Appl. 123(3), 279-285.

Ejima A, Smith BPC, Lucas C, van der Goes van Naters W, Miller CJ, Carlson JR, Levine JD, Griffith LC. Generalization of courtship learning in Drosophila is mediated by cis-Vaccenyl Acetate. Current Biology 17(7), 599-605. [URL editor]

Ferry A., Dugravot S., Delattre T., Christidès J.-P., Auger J., Bagnères A.-G., Poinsot D., Cortesero A.-M., 2007. Identification of a widespread monomolecular odor differentially attractive to several Delia radicum ground dwelling predators in the field. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 33, 2064-2077.

Huchette O. , Auger J., Arnault I., Bellamy C., Trueman L., Thomas B., Kahane R., 2007. Genotype, nitrogen fertility and sulphur availability interact to affect flavour in garlic (Allium sativum L.) Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology, , 82(1), 79-88.

Huchette O., Auger J., Arnault I., Barandiaran X., Chovelon V., Kahane R., 2007. Garlic Cultivation for High Health-Value. Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Science and Biotechnology, 16-19.

Kamenetsky R., Khassanov F. , Rabinowitch H. D., Auger J., Kik C., 2007. Garlic Biodiversity and Genetic Resources. Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Science and Biotechnology : 1-4.

Pichon A., Kutnik M., Leniaud L., Darrouzet E., Châline N., Dupont S. and Bagnères A.-G., 2007. Development of experimentally orphaned termite worker colonies of two Reticulitermes species. Sociobiology, 50(3), 1200-1208.

Schrempf A., E. Darrouzet, J. Heinze, 2007. Mating success and male-worker conflict in a male-dimorphic ant. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 7:114.


Arnault I., Auger J. 2006. Seleno-compounds in garlic and onion. Journal of Chromatography. A, 1112, 23-30.

Dronnet S., Lohou C., Christides J.-P. & Bagnères A.-G. 2006. Cuticular hydrocarbon composition reflects genetic relationship among colonies of the introduced termite Reticulitermes santonensis Feytaud. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 32, 1027-1042.


Arnault I., T. Haffner, M.H Siess, A. Vollmar, R. Kahane, J. Auger, 2005. Analytical method for appreciation of garlic therapeutic potential and for validation of a new formulation.J. Pharm. Biomed. Anal., 37, 963-970.

Auger J., I. Arnault , A. Legin , A. Rudnitskaya , B. Seleznev, G. Sparfel, C. Doré. Comparison of gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and electronic tongue analysis for the classification of onions and shallots. Int. J. Environ. An. Ch 2005, 85 (12-13), 971-980.

Austin J.W., Szalanski A.L., Scheffranh R.H., Messenger M.T., Dronnet S & Bagnères A.-G. 2005. Genetic evidence for the synonymy of two Reticulitermes species: Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) and Reticulitermes santonensis (Feytaud). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 98, 395-401.

Dedeine F., Vavre F. & Boulétreau M. 2005. Wolbachia requirement for oogenesis: occurrence within the genus Asobara (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) and evidence for intraspecific variation in A. tabida. Heredity 95(5), 394-400.

Dedeine F., Ahrens M.E., Calcaterra L. & Shoemaker D.D. 2005. Social parasitism in fire ants (Solenopsis spp): a potential mechanism for interspecies transfer of Wolbachia. Molecular Ecology 14(5), 1543-8.

DeHeer C.J., Kutnik M., Vargo E.L. & Bagnères A.-G. 2005. The breeding system and population structure of the termite Reticulitermes grassei in southwestern France. Heredity, 95, 408-415.

Dronnet S., Chapuisat M., Vargo E.L., Lohou C. & Bagnères A.-G. 2005. Genetic analysis of the breeding system of a subterranean termite Reticulitermes santonensis in urban and natural habitats. Molecular Ecology, 14, 1311-1320.

Ejima A, Smith BP, Lucas C, Levine JD, Griffith LC. Sequential learning of pheromonal cues modulates memory consolidation in trainer-specific associative courtship conditioning. Current Biology 15(3), 194-206. [DOI] [Pubmed]

Fereol L., V. Chovelon , S. Causse , D. Triaire , I. Arnault , J. Auger, R. Kahane. 2005. Establishment of embryogenic cell suspensions cultures of garlic (Allium sativum L.), plant regeneration and biochemical analyses.Plant Cell Rep., 24, 319-325.

Ichinose K., Cerda X., Christides J.-P., Lenoir A., 2006 Gradually altered behaviour in nestmate recognition according to chemical profile difference in the ant Aphaenogaster senilis. Journal of Insect Behaviour 18 (2005) 633-650.

Kamenetsky R., I. London Shafir., F. Khassanov, C. Kik, A.W. Van Heusden., M. Vrielink-Van Ginkel, K. Burger- Meijer, J. Auger, I. Arnault et H.D. Rabinowitch, 2005. Diversity in fertility potential and organo-sulphur compounds among garlics from central Asia. Biodivers. Conserv., 14, 281-295.

Lucas C, Pho DB., Jallon JM, Fresneau D. Role of cuticular hydrocarbons in the chemical recognition between ant species in the Pachycondyla villosa species complex. Journal of Insect Physiology 51(10), 1148-1157. [DOI] [Pubmed]

Rojas-Rousse, D., C. Bressac, C. Thibeaudeau, R. Kalmès, E. Darrouzet, C. Chevrier, 2005. Reproductive capacity of females Eupelmus vuilleti (Eupelmidae) inseminated by hyperparasitoid males developed upon the primary parasitoid Dinarmus basalis (Pteromalidae). Comptes Rendus Biologies, 328, 802-811.

Thibout E., Pierre D., Mondy N., Lecomte C., Biemont J.-C., J. Auger. 2005. Host-plant finding by the asparagus fly, Plioreocepta poeciloptera (Diptera : Tephritidae), a monophagous, monovoltine tephritid.Bull. Entomol. Res., 95, 1-7.

Thibout E., I. Arnault, J. Auger, Petersen, K.S, E. Oliver, 2005. Characterization of beviorally active, gender-specific volatile compounds from the male asparagus flies Plioreocepta Poeciloptera.J. Chem. Ecol, 13 (4), 893-909.


Arnault I., N. Mondy, S. Diwo et J. Auger, 2004. Soil behaviour of natural sulfur fumigants used as methyl bromide substitutes. International Journal of Environnemental and Analytical Chemistry, 84 (1-3), 75-82.

Auger J., I. Arnault, S. Diwo-Allain, M. Ravier, F.Molia, M.Pettiti, 2004. Insecticidal and fungicidal potential of Allium Substances as biofumigants.Agroindustria, 3(3), 367-370.

Auger J., W. YAng, I. Arnault, F. .Pannier & M. Potin-Gautier, 2004. “High –performance liquid chromatographic –inductively coupled plasma spectrometric evidence for Se- “Alliins” in Allium in garlic and onion grown in Se-rich soil. Journal of Chromatography A, 1032, 103-107.

Bergès R., M.H. Siess , J. Auger , I. Arnault , R. Kahane , M.F. Pinnert, M.F. Vernevaut, A.M. Le Bon, 2004. Comparison of the chemopreventive efficacies of garlic powders with different alliin contents against aflatoxin B1 carcinogenicity in rats.Carcinogenesis, 25(10), 1953-9.

Bonavita-Cougourdan A., Provost E., Rivière G., Bagnères A.-G & Dusticier G. 2004. Regulation of cuticular and postpharyngeal hydrocarbons in the slave-making ant Polyergus rufescens: effect of Formica rufibarbis slaves. Journal of Insect Physiology, 50, 285-293.

Dedeine F., Vavre F., Shoemaker D.D. & Boulétreau M. 2004. Intra-individual coexistence of a Wolbachia strain required for host oogenesis with two strains inducing cytoplasmic incompatibility in the wasp Asobara tabida. Evolution 58(10): 2167-2174.

Dronnet S., Bagnères A.‑G., Juba T. & Vargo E.l., 2004. Polymorphic microsatellite loci in the European subterranean termite, Reticulitermes santonensis Feytaud. Molecular Ecology Notes 4, 127-129.

Espirito santo S., B. J. M. Vlijmen, R. Buytenhek, W. Duyvenvoorde, l. M. Havekes, I. Arnault, J. Auger, H.M.G. Princen, 2004. Well-characterized garlic-derived materials are not hypolipidemic in APOE*3- Leiden transgenic mice. Journal of nutrition , 132, 1500-1503.

Espirito Santo S., B. J.M.Vlijmen, W. Duyvenvoord, E.H. Offerman, L. M. Havekes, I. Arnault, J. Auger, H. M.G. Princen, 2004. Absence of an atheroprotective effect of the garlic powder printanor in APOE*3-Leiden transgenic mice. Atherosclerosis, 17( 2), 291-297.

Fan Y., Schal C., Vargo E.L., & Bagnères A.-G. 2004. Characterization of termite lipophorin and its involvement in hydrocarbon transport. Journal of Insect Physiology, 50, 609-620.

Kutnik M., Uva P., Brinkworth L. & Bagnères A.-G. 2004. Phylogeography of two European Reticulitermes (Isoptera) species: the Iberian refugium. Molecular Ecology, 13, 3099-3113.

Lorenzi M.-C.., Cervo R., Zacchi F., Turillazzi S. & Bagnères A.-G. 2004. Dynamics of chemical mimicry in the social parasite wasp Polistes semenovi (Hymenoptera Vespidae). Parasitology, 129, 643-651.

Lucas C, Pho DB, Fresneau D, Jallon JM. Hydrocarbon circulation and colonial signature in Pachycondyla villosa. Journal of Insect Physiology 50(7), 595-607. [DOI ] [Pubmed ]

Mouton L., Dedeine F., Henri H., Boulétreau M., Profizi N., Vavre F. 2004. Virulence, Multiple infections and regulation of symbiotic population in the Wolbachia-Asobara tabida symbiosis. Genetics 168 (1): 181-189.

Richard F.J., Hefetz A., Christidès J.P., Errard C., 2004. Food influence on colonial recognition and chemical signature between nestmates in the fungus-growing ant Acromyrmex subterraneus subterraneus Chemoecology 14:9–16.

Uva P., Clément J.-L. & Bagnères A.-G. 2004. Colonial and geographic variations in behaviour, cuticular hydrocarbons and mtDNA of Italian populations of Reticulitermes lucifugus (Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae). Insectes Sociaux, 51, 163-170.

Uva P., Clément J.-L., Austin J.W., Aubert J., Zaffagnini V., Quintana A., & Bagnères A.-G. 2004. Origin of a new Reticulitermes termite (Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution,30, 344-353.


Arnault I.,Christidès J.-P., Mandon N., Haffner T., Kahane R.,Auger J., 2003. High-performance ion-pair chromatography method for simultaneous analysis of alliin, deoxyalliin, allicin and dipeptide precursors in garlic products using multiple mass spectrometry and UV detection.Journal of Chromatography A, 991 (1), 69-75.

Arnault I., Christidès J.P., Mandon N., Kahane R., Haffner T., Auger J., 2003. High-performance ion-pair chromatography method for simultaneous analysis of alliin, deoxyalliin, allicin and dipeptide precursors in garlic products using multiple mass spectrometry and UV. Journal of Chromatography A, 991, 69-75.

Darrouzet E., Imbert E. & Chevrier C. Self-superparasitism consequences for offspring sex ratio in the solitary ectoparasitoid Eupelmus vuilleti. Entomol. Exp. & Appl., 109, 167-171.

Keiss H.P., V. M. Dirsch, T. Hartung, T. Haffner, L. Trueman, J. Auger, R. Kahane, A. M. Vollmar, 2003. Garlic (Allium sativum L.) modulates cytokine expression in LPS-activated human blood leading to an overall inhibitory effect on NF-kB activity. Journal of nutrition, 133, 2171-2175.

Quintana A., Faure A., Reinhard J., Uva P., Bagnères A.-G., Massiot G., & Clément J.-L. 2003. Interspecific variation in terpenoid composition of the defensive secretions of European Reticulitermes termites. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 29, 621-634.

Le Bon A.M.., M.F. Verneveau., L.Guenot, R. Kahane, J. Auger, I. Arnault, T. Haffner, M.H. Siess, 2003. Effets of garlic powders with varying alliin content on hepatic drug-metabolizing enzymes in rats. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 51,7617-7623.

Liu Z., Bagnères A.-G., Yamane S., Wang Q., & Kojima J. 2003. Cuticular hydrocarbons in workers of the slave-making ant Polyergus samurai and its slave, Formica japonica (HymenopteraFormicidae). Entomological Science, 6, 125-133.

Soroker V, Lucas C, Simon T, Fresneau D, Durand JL, Hefetz A. Hydrocarbon distribution and colony odour homogenisation in Pachycondyla apicalis. Insectes Sociaux 50(3), 212 - 217. [URL editor]


Auger J., S. Dugravot, Naudin A., A. Abo-Ghalia, D. Pierre , E. Thibout, 2002.Utilisation des composés allélochimiques des Allium en tant qu’insecticides. IOBC wprs Bulletin, 25, 295-306.

Auger J., E. Thibout, 2002. Substances soufrées des Allium et des crucifères et leurs potentialités phytosanitaires. Biopesticides d’origine végétale, Ed Tec et Doc, 77- 95.

Austin J.W., Szalanski A.L., Uva P., Bagnères A.-G & Kence., A. 2002. A comparative genetic analysis of the subterranaen termite genus Reticulitermes (Isoptera:Rhinothermitidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 95, 753-760.

Darrouzet E., Huignard J. & Chevrier C, 2002. Effect of differential host exposure on reproduction in the solitary ectoparasitoid Eupelmus vuilleti. Entomol. Exp. & Appl. 103(1), 73-81.

Germain E., J. Auger, C. Ginies, M.H. Siess, C. Teyssier, 2002. In vivo metabolism of diallyl disulfide in the rat: identification of two new metabolites. Xenobiotica, 32 (12), 1127-1138.

Giron D., Rivero A., Mandon N., Darrouzet E. & Casas J., 2002. The physiology of host feeding in parasitic wasps: implications for survival. Functional Ecology. 16, 750-757.

Lorenzi M.-C. and Bagnères A.-G. 2002. Concealing identity and mimicking hosts: a dual chemical strategy for a single social parasite? (Polistes atrimandibularis, Hymenoptera: Vespidae). Parasitology, 125, 507-512.

Lucas C, Fresneau D, Kolmer K, Heinze J, Delabie JHC, Pho DB, 2002. A multidisciplinary approach to discriminating different taxa in the species complex Pachycondyla villosa (Formicidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 75(2), 249-259. [URL editor]

Martin C., Provost E., Bagnères A.-G., Roux M., Clément J.-L & LeConte Y. 2002. Potential mechanism for detection of the parasitic mite Varroa jacobsoni inside sealed brood cells by Apis mellifera. Physiological Entomology, 27, 175-189.

Mondy N., Duplat D., Christidès J. P., Arnault I., Auger J., 2002. Aroma analysis of fresh and preserved onions and leek by dual solid-phase microextraction–liquid extraction and gas chromatography–mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography A 963(1-2), 89-93.

Sanon A., M. Garba, J. Auger, J. Huignard, 2002. Analysis of the insecticidal activity of methylisothiocyanate on Callosobruchus maculatus (F.) (Coleoptera : Bruchidae) and its parasitoid Dinarmus basalis (Rondani) (Hymenoptera : Pteromalidae). J. Stored Prod. Res. 38, 129-138.


Casaña-Giner V., Oliver J.E., Thibout E, Auger J., 2001. On the pheromone of the Asparagus fly, Platyparea poeciloptera. Journal of Chromatography A, 921, 341-342.

Calatayud P. A., J. Auger, E. Thibout, S. Rousset, A. M. Caicedo, S. Calatayud, H. Buschmann, J. Guillaud, A. C. Bellotti., 2001. Identification and synthesis of a contact pheromone mediating host recognition by a generalist parasitoid Acerophagus coccois. J. Chem. Ecol., 27, 2203-2217.

Clément J.-L., Bagnères A.-G., Uva P., Wilfert L., Quintana A., Reinhard J . & Dronnet S. 2001. Biosystematics of Reticulitermes termites in Europe. Morphological, chemical, molecular data. Insectes Sociaux, 48, 202-215.

Dedeine F., Vavre F., Fleury F., Loppin B., Hochberg M.E. & Boulétreau M. 2001. Removing symbiotic Wolbachia bacteria specifically inhibit oogenesis in a parasitic wasp. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 98: 6247-6252.

Liu Z.B., Bagnères A.-G., Yamane So., Kojima J., Wang Q.C., & Kojima J. 2001. Intra-colony, inter-colony and seasonal variations of cuticular hydrocarbon profiles in Formica japonica (Hymenoptera , Formicidae). Insectes Sociaux, 48,342-346.

Martin C., Salvy M., Provost E., Bagnères A.-G., Roux M., Crauser D., Clément J.-L. & LeConte Y. 2001.Variations in chemical mimicry by the ectoparasititic mite Varroa jacobsoni according to the developmental stage Insect of the host honey bee Apis mellifera. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 31, 365-379.

Mondy N., Naudin A., Christidès J.-P., Mandon N., Auger J., 2001. Comparison of GC-MS and HPLC for the Analysis of Allium Volatiles Chromatographia Supplement Vol. 53,2001.

Mpuru S., Blomquist G.J., Schal C.S., Roux M., Kuenzli M., Dusticier G., Clément J.-L. & Bagnères A.-G. 2001. Effect of age and sex on the production of internal and external hydrocarbons and pheromones in the Housefly, Musca domestica. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 31, 139-155.

Rendu F., B. Brohard-Bohn, S. Pain, C. Bachelot-Loza, J. Auger, 2001. Thiosulfinates inhibit platelet aggregation and microparticule shedding at a calpain-dependent step. Thromb. Haemost., 86, 1284-1291.

Salvy M., Martin C., Bagnères A.-G., Provost E., Roux M., LeConte Y. & Clément J.-L. 2001. Modifications of the cuticular hydrocarbons profile of Apis mellifera worker bee in the presence of the ectoparasitic mite Varroa jacobsoni in brood cells. Parasitology, 122, 145-159.

Schal C., Sevala V., Snyder T., Capurro M de L., Blomquist G.J. & Bagnères A.-G. 2001.Tissue distribution and lipophorin transport of hydrocarbons and sex pheromones in the house fly, Musca domestica. Journal of Insect Science, 1-12.

Teyssier C., M.J. Amiot, N. Mondy, J. Auger, R. Kahane, M.H. Siess, 2001. Effect of onion consumption by rats on hepatic drug-metabolizing enzymes”.Food and Chemical Toxicology, 39, 981-987.

Vavre F., Dedeine F., Quillon M., Fouillet P., Fleury F. & Boulétreau M. 2001. Within-species diversity of Wolbachia-induced cytoplasmic incompatibility in haplodiploid insects. Evolution 55 (8): 1710-1714.


Auger J., R. Boulay, S. Delion-Vancassel, 2000. Analysis of biogenic amines by SPME-HPLC-ECD. Journal of Chromatography A, 870,395-403.

Arnault I., N. Mondy, F. Cadoux, J. Auger, 2000. Possible interest of various sample transfer techniques for fast GC-SM analysis of true onion volatiles, J Journal of Chromatography A, 896, 117-124.

Chango, Potier de Courcy G., Boisson F., Guilland J-C, Barbé F., Perrin M.O., Christidès J.-P., Rabhi K., Pfister M., Nicolas J.P., 2000. 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase common mutations, folate status and plasma homocysteine in healthy French adults of the Supplementation en Vitamines et Mineraux Antioxydants (SU.VI.MAX) cohort. British Journal of Nutrition, 84:891-896A.

Mandon N., B. Brohard-Bohn, S. Pain, B. Jaillais, F. Rendu, J. Auger, 2000. Fast narrow-bore HPLC analysis of thiosulfinates in onions and hybrids. Relationships with the platelet anti-aggregant activity. Biomed. chrom., 14, 53-55.

Sevala V., Bagnères A.-G, Kuenzli M., Blomquist G.J. & Schal., C. 2000. Cuticular hydrocarbons of the termite Zootermopsis nevadensis (Hagen): caste differences and role of lipophorin in transport of hydrocarbons and hydrocarbon metabolites. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 26, 765-790.

Sheehy S. MC., W. Yang, F. Pannier, J. Szpunar, R. Lobinski, J. Auger, M. Potin- Gautier, 2000. Speciation analysis of Se in garlic by two dimensional HPLC with parallel ICP-MS and es tandem MS detection .Anal. Chim. Acta, 2000, 421, 147-153.

Trabalon M., Plateaux L., Peru L., Bagnères A.-G. Hartmann N. 2000. Modification of morphological characters and cuticular compounds in worker ants Leptothorax nylanderi induced by endoparasites Anomotaenia brevis. Journal of Insect Physiology, 46, 169-178.


Ahrika A., J. Auger, J. Paris, 1999. Stabilisation of 2-nitrophenyl-selenosulfide, -diselenide and –thioselenide ions in N,N-dimethylacétamide. New J. Chemistry, 23, 679-681.

Auger J., F. Cadoux, E. Thibout, 1999. Natural sulfur fumigants of methyl bromide substitution, Proced. 7th Int Work Conf. on Stored Product Protection. Sichuan Publishing Company, 1999, p. 531-535.

Auger J., B. Jaillais, F. Cadoux, 1999. SPME-HPLC analysis of Allium lacrymatory factor and thiosulfinates. Talanta, 48, 423-431.

Thibout E., J. Auger, 1999. Sexual attraction and male pheromone evidence in the asparagus fly Platyparea poecilopter. Entomol. Exp. et Appl., 92, 333-337.

Auger J., F. Cadoux, E. Thibout, 1999. Allium thiosulfinates as fumigants for methyl bromide substitution. Pesticide Science, 55, 200-202.

Jaillais B., V. Bertrand, J. Auger, 1999. Cryo-trapping/SPME/GC analysis of cheese aroma. Talanta, 48(4), 747-753.

Bel M.-C., Coulon J., Sreng L., Allainé D., Bagnères A.-G & Clément J.-L. 1999. Social signals involved in scent marking behavior by cheek-rubbing in alpine marmots (Marmotta marmotta): preliminary results. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 25, 2267-2284.

Mauchamp B., Darrouzet E., Malosse C. & Couillaud F. 4’-OH-JH-III : an additional hydroxylated juvenile hormone produced by locust corpora allata in vitro. Insect Biochem. Mol. Biol., 29, 475-480.

Paulmier C.M., Bagnères A.-G., Afonson M., Dusticier G., Rivière G., & Clément J.-L. 1999. Alkenes as a Sexual Pheromone in the Alfalfa Leaf-cutter Bee Megachile rotundata (Fabricius). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 25, 471-490.


Clément J.-L. & Bagnères A.-G., 1998. Nestmate recognition in Termites. In: Pheromone Communication in Social Insects: Ants, Wasps, Bees, and Termites, R.K. Vander Meer, M. Breed, M. Winston, K. Espelie (Eds), Westview Press, Chap. 6, 126-155.

Auger J., S. Rousset, E. Thibout, B. Jaillais, 1998. Solid-phase microextraction-gas chromatography-direct deposition-infrared spectro­metry as a convenient method for the determination of volatile compounds from living organisms. Journal of Chromatography A, 819, 45-50.

Bagnères A.-G., Rivière G., & Clément J.-L. 1998. Artificial neural network modeling of caste odor discrimination based on cuticular hydrocarbons in termites Chemoecology, 8, 201-209.

Darrouzet, E., Rossignol, F, and Couillaud, F. The release of isoprenoids by locust corpora allata in vitro. J. Insect Physiol. 44, 103-111.

Ferary S., J. Keller, J. Boscher, J. Auger, 1998. Fast narrow-bore HPLC-DAD analysis of biologically active thiosulfinates obtained without solvent from some wild Allium species. Biomedical Chromatography, 12, 104-106.

Lecomte C., E. Thibout, D. Pierre, J. Auger, 1998. Transfer, perception and activity of male pheromone of Acrolepiopsis assectella with special reference to conspecific male sexual inhibition. J. Chem. Ecol., 24(4), 655-671.

Senon E., S. Ferary, J. Auger, J.L. Le Quere, 1998. Gas chromatography-Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometry of Fatty Acids : New Applications with a Direct Deposition Interface. J. Am. Oil Chem. Soc., 75(2), 101-105.

Vauchot B., Provost E., Bagnères A.-G., Rivière G., Roux M., & Clément J.-L. 1998. Differential adsorption of allospecific hydrocarbons by the cuticles of two termite species, Reticulitermes santonensis and R. lucifugus grassei, living in a mixedcolony. Journal of Insect Physiology, 44, 59-66.


Bagnères A.-G.
, Trabalon M., Blomquist G & Schulz S. 1997. Waxes of the social spider Anelosimus eximius(Aranea, Theridiidae): Abundance of novel n-propyl esters of long-chain methyl-branched fatty acids. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology, 36, 295-314.

Bonavita-Cougourdan A., Bagnères A.-G., Provost E., Dusticier G & Clément J.-L. 1997. Plasticity of the cuticular hydrocarbon profile of the slave-making ant Polyergus rufescens depending on the social environment Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B, 116, 287-302.

Couillaud, F., Darrouzet, E., Debernard, S., and Rossignol, F. Juvenile hormone and its metabolites in Locusta migratoria. Ann. NY. Acad. Sci. 389, 293-296.

Darrouzet E., Mauchamp B., Kerhoas L., Ujvary I., Prestwich G., and Couillaud F. Hydroxy Juvenile Hormones (HJH): new putative juvenile hormones biosynthesized by locust corpora allata in vitro. Biochem. Bioph. Res. Co. 240, 752-758.

Landon F., S. Ferary, D. Pierre, J. Auger, JC Biemont, J. Levieux, J. Pouzat, 1997. Sitona lineatus host plant odors and their components : effect on locomotor behavior and peripheral sensitivity variation. J. Chem. Ecol., 23( 9), 2161-2173.

Lorenzi M.-C.,Bagnères A-G., Clément J.-L & Turillazzi S. 1997.Polistes biglumis bimaculatus epicuticular hydrocarbons and nestmate recognition (Hymenoptera: Vespidae). Insectes Sociaux, 44, 123-138.

Pasquet A., Trabalon A., Bagnères A.-G & Leborgne R. 1997. Does group closure exist in the social spider Anelosimus eximius? Behavioural and chemical approach. Insectes Sociaux, 44, 159-169.

Trabalon M., Bagnères A-G & Roland C. 1997. Contact sex signals in two sympatric spider species, Tegenaria domestica and T. pagana. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 23, 747-758.


Lorenzi M.C., Bagnères A.-G. & Clément J.-L. , 1996. Chap. 10. The role of cuticular hydrocarbons in social insects: Is it the same in Paper Wasps? In: Natural History and Evolution of Paper Wasps, S. Turillazzi & M.J. West-Eberhard (Eds), Oxford University Press, 178-189.

Auger J., S. Ferary & A. Touche, 1996. Trace identification of plant substances by combining gas chromatography-mass spectrometryand direct deposition gas chromatography-Fourier transform infrared spectrometr. Talanta, 43(3), 349-357.

Bagnères A.-G., Lorenzi M.-C., Dusticier G., Turillazzi S & Clément J.-L. 1996. Chemical usurpation of a nest by paper wasp parasites. Science, 272, 889-892.

Bonavita-Cougourdan A., Rivière G., Provost E., Bagnères A.-G., Roux M., Dusticier G & Clément J.-L. 1996. Selective adaptation of the cuticular hydrocarbon profiles of the slave making ants Polyergus rufescens Latr. and their Formica rufibarbis and F. cunicularia Latr. slaves. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B, 113, 313-329.

Couillaud, F., Debernard, S., Darrouzet, E., and Rossignol, F., 19976 The hidden face of juvenile hormone metabolism in the African locust. Arch. Insect Biochem. Physiol. 32:387-397.

Ferary S. & J. Auger, 1996. What is the true odor of cut Allium ? Complementarity of various hyphenated methods : GC/MS, HPLC/MS with particle beam and atmosphere pressure ionization interfaces in sulfenic acids rearrangement components discrimination. Journal of Chromatography A., 750, 63-74.

Finidori-Logli V., Bagnères A-G., Erdmann D., Francke W & Clément J.-L. 1996. Sex recognition in Diglyphus isaea Walker (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae): role of an uncommon family of behaviorally active compounds. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 22, 2063-2079.

Logli-Finidori V., Bagnères A.-G & Clément J.-L. 1996. Role of plant volatiles in the search for a host by parasitoid Diglyphus isaea (Hymenoptera, Eulophidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 22, 541-558.

Thibout E. & J. Auger, 1996. Behavioural events and host constituents involved in oviposition by the leek moth Acrolepiopsis assectella. Entomol. exp. & appl., 80, 101-104. Ferary, E.Thibout et J. Auger. Direct analysis of odors emitted by freshly cut Allium using various HPLC/SM interfaces. Rapid Com. in MS, 10, 1327-1332.

Trabalon M., Bagnères A.-G., Hartmann N & Vallet A.-M. 1996. Change in cuticular compounds composition during the gregarious period and after dispersal of the young in Tegenaria atrica (Araneae, Agelenidae). Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 26, 77-84.

Vauchot B., Provost E., Bagnères A.-G., & Clément J.-L. 1996. Regulation of the chemical signatures of two termite species, Reticulitermes santonensis and R. (l.) grassei, living in mixed colonies. Journal of Insect Physiology, 42, 309-321.


Boscher J., Auger J., Mandon N, Ferary S. 1995. Qualitative and quantitative comparison of volatile disulphides and flavour precursors in different organs of some wild and cultivated garlics. Biochem. System. Ecol, 23(7-8), 787-791.

Frelut, M L : de Courcy, G P : Christides, J P, Blot, P, Navarro, J., 1995. Relationship between maternal folate status and foetal hypotrophy in a population with a good socio-economical level. Int-J-Vitam-Nutr-Res. 65(4): 267-71.

Meskali M., Bonavita-Cougourdan A., Provost E., Bagnères A.-G., Dusticier G & Clément J.-L. 1995. Mechanism underlying cuticular hydrocarbon homogeneity in the ant Camponotus vagus (Scop) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): role of post-pharyngeal glands. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 21, 1127-1148.

Thibout, E: Guillot J.F., Ferary S., Limouzin, P. , Auger, J., 1995.Origin and identification of bacteria which produce kairomones in the frass of Acrolepiopsis assectella (Lep., Hyponomeutoidea). Experientia, 51, 1073-1075.

Chapitres de livre & Direction d'ouvrage


Ecologie Chimique. Le langage de la nature. Edition Bagnères A.-G. & Hossaert-McKey M. Ouvrage collectif. CNRS - Le Cherche Midi (26 Oct. 2012). ISBN 978-2-7491-2772-9. 192p.

Hossaert-McKey M., Bagnères A.-G., Banaigs B. 2012. Chapitre 1 – Molécules et nature réconciliées par l’écologie chimique. Ecologie Chimique, le Langage de la Nature. p13-27.

Lucas C. & Charpentier M. 2012. Chapitre 5 – Odeurs en sociétés. Ecologie Chimique, le Langage de la Nature. p. 72-85. Smadja C, Lucas C, Caissard JC, 2012. L'écologie chimique et les omiques, In: Prospective de l’Institut Ecologie et Environnement (INEE). CNRS eds. Les Cahiers Prospectives - Prospective Ecologie Chimique. Paris, CNRS, 16-23

Viard F., Bagnères A.-G., 2012. Chapitre 9 – Communiquer pour mieux envahir. Ecologie Chimique, le Langage de la Nature. p. 128-139.


Darrouzet E., Meunier J., Bagnères A.-G. & Schatz B. 2011. Le génie des insectes sociaux. Dans Pietrasanta Y., Schatz B. eds. Les Génies de la Nature, Biotope. p. 87-111.


Insect Hydrocarbons : Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Edition G.J. Blomquist & Bagnères A.-G. Cambridge University press (Mars 2010). ISBN 9780521898140. 500p.

Blomquist G. J. and Bagnères A.-G. 2010. Chapter 1. History and overview of insect hydrocarbons, pp. 1-18. InInsect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Cambridge University Press.

Bagnères A.-G. and Blomquist G.J. 2010. Chapter 5. Site of synthesis, mechanism of transport and selective deposition of hydrocarbons, pp. 75-99. In Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Cambridge University Press.

Bagnères A.-G. and Wicker-Thomas C. 2010. Chapter 7. Chemical taxonomy with hydrocarbons, pp. 121-162. InInsect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Cambridge University Press.

Bagnères A.-G. and Lorenzi C. 2010. Chapter 14. Chemical deception/mimicry using cuticular hydrocarbons, pp. 282-324. In Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Cambridge University Press.

Trabalon M. and Bagnères A.-G. 2010. Chapter 16. Contact recognition pheromones in scorpions and spiders, pp. 344-374. In Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Cambridge University Press.

Hefetz A., Wicker-Thomas C., and Bagnères A.-G. 2010. Chapter 20. Future directions in hydrocarbon research, pp. 477-485. In Insect Hydrocarbons: Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Ecology. Cambridge University Press.


Auger J. & Thibout E. Sulfur compounds derived from Allium and crucifers and their potential applications in crop protection. In: Biopesticides of plant origin, Ed Tec et Doc, 2005, 69-86.


Dedeine F., Bandi C., Boulétreau M. & Kramer L.H. Insights into Wolbachia obligatory symbiosis. In Insect Symbiosis, K. Bourtzis & T. Miller (Eds), CRC Press LLC, Chap. 16, 267-282.


Auger J. & Thibout E. Substances soufrées des Allium et des crucifères et leurs potentialités phytosanitaires. Biopesticides d’origine végétale, Ed Tec et Doc, 2002, 77- 95.


Couillaud F., Castillo-Gracia M., Darrouzet E. & Duportets L. Regulation of juvenile hormone biosynthesis in insects. In “Recent Developments in Comparative Endocrinology and Neurobiology” (eds. S.E.W.E. Roubos, H. Vaudry and A. De Loof), pp. 235-237. Maastricht, NL : Shaker Publishing B.V.


Clément J.L. and Bagnères A.-G. Nestmate recognition in Termites. In Pheromone Communication in Social Insects: Ants, Wasps, Bees, and Termites, R.K. Vander Meer, M. Breed, M. Winston, K. Espelie (Eds), Westview Press, Chap. 6, 126-155.


Lorenzi M.-C., Bagnères A.-G. and Clément J.-L.The role of cuticular hydrocarbons in social insects: Is it the same in Paper Wasps? In Natural History and Evolution of Paper Wasps, S. Turillazzi & M.J. West-Eberhard (Eds), Oxford University Press, Chap. 10, 178-189.

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