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46. Guillade, A. y Folgarait, P. J. 2011. “Life history traits and parasitism rates of four phorid species (Diptera: Phoridae), parasitoids of Atta vollenweideri leaf cutter ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Argentina”. Journal of Economic Entomology 104: 32-40.

45. Elizalde, L. y Folgarait, P. J. 2010. “Host diversity and environmental variables as determinants of leaf-cutter phorid parasitoid´s species richness”. Journal of Biogeography 37: 2305- 2316.

 44. Brown, B., Disney, H., Elizalde, L. and Folgarait, P.J. 2010.New Species and New Records of Apocephalus Coquillett (Diptera: Phoridae) that Parasitize Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in ArgentinaParaguay”. Sociobiology55 (1B): 165-190. 

43. Chirino, M. G.; Folgarait, P. J.; Gilbert, L. E., S. Lanzavecchia y Papeschi, A. G. 2009. “Cytogenetics of the parasitoids Pseudacteon tricuspis and P. curvatus (Diptera: Phoridae)”. Genetics and Molecular Biology 32: 740-747.

42. Disney, H. L., Elizalde, L. & Folgarait, P. J. 2009. “New species and new records of scuttle flies (Diptera: Phoridae) that parasitize leaf-cutter and army ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)”. Sociobiology 54: 601-632.

41. Chirino, M. G.; Gilbert L. E. y Folgarait, P. J. 2009. “Behavior and development of Pseudacteon curvatus (Diptera: Phoridae) according to the social form of its host Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)”. Environmental Entomology 38: 198-206-

40.  Patrock, R. J. W.; Porter, S. D.; Gilbert L. E. and Folgarait, P. J. 2009. “Distributional patterns of Pseudacteon associated with the Solenopsis saevissima complex in South America”. Journal of Insect Science 9: 1-17.

 39.  Paris, C.; Gonzáles Polo, M.; Garbagnoli, C.; Martínez, P.; Soma de Ferré, G. and Folgarait, P. J. 2008. “Litter decomposition and soil organisms within and outside of Camponotus puntulatus nests in sown pasture in Northeastern Argentina”. Journal of Applied Soil Ecology 40:271-282.

 38.  Disney, R. H., Elizalde, L.y Folgarait, P. J. 2008. “New Species and Records of Scuttle Flies (Diptera: Phoridae) Associated with Leaf-cutter Ants and Army ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Argentina”. Sociobiology 51: 95-117.

 37.  Folgarait, P. J. R J. Wilson Patrock, G. Albioni-Montenegro, L. Saldua, y L E. Gilbert. 2008. “Solenopsis invicta: evidence for recent internal immigration across provinces in Argentina”. Florida Entomologist. 91: 131-132.

36. Folgarait, P. J., R. Wilson Patrock, L. E. Gilbert. 2007. “Assocations of fire ant phorids and microhabitats“. Environmental Entomology. 36: 731-742.

 35.  Folgarait, P. J., R. Wilson Patrock, L. E. Gilbert. 2007. “The influence of ambient conditions and space on the phenological patterns of a Solenopsis phorid guild in an arid environment”. Biological Control 42: 262-273.

 34.  Kronforst, M. R., P. J. Folgarait, R. Wilson Patrock, L. E. Gilbert. 2007. “Genetic differentiation between body size biotypes of the parasitoid fly Pseudacteon obtusus (Diptera: Phridae)”. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 43: 1178-1884.

 33.  Folgarait, P. J., N. Gorosito, R. Pizzio, J. P. Rossi, y J. Fernández. 2007. “Camponotus punctulatus ants demography: a temporal study across land-use types and spatial scales". Insectes Sociaux 54 :42-52.

 32. Le Brun, E. G., C. V. Tillberg, A. V. Suárez, P. J. Folgarait and D. A.Holway. 2007. "An experimental study of competition between fire ants and argentine ants in their native range"Ecology 88: 63-75. 

31. Estrada, C., R. Wilson Patrock, P. J. Folgarait and L. E. Gilbert. 2006. “Host specificity of four Pseudacteon spp. (Diptera: Phoridae), parasitoids of fire ants in Argentina (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)”. Florida Entomologist 89: 462-468.

30. Desjardins, T.; P. J. Folgarait, A. Pando-Bahuon, C. Girardin, y P. Lavelle. 2006. “Soil organic matter dynamics along a rice chronosequence in North-eastern Argentina: evidence from natural 13C abundance and particle size fractionation”. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 38: 2753-2761.

29. Disney, R. L. H.; Elizalde, L.; Folgarait, P. J. 2006. “New species and revision of Myrmosicarius (Diptera: Phoridae) that parasitize leaf-cutter ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)”.Sociobiology 47: 771-809.

28. Folgarait, P. J.; Patrock Wilson, R. J..; Gilbert, L. E. 2006. “Development of Pseudacteon nocens (Diptera Phoridae) on Solenopsis richteri (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)”. Journal of Economic Entomology 99: 295-307.  

27. Gorosito, N. B.; Curmi, P.; Hallaire, V.; Folgarait, P. J. y Lavelle, P. 2006. “Morphological changes of Camponotus punctulatus (Mayr) anthills of different ages”. Geoderma 132: 249-260.

26 .  Folgarait, P. J.; Chirino, M. G. y Gilbert, L. E.  2005. “Rasgos morfológicos asociados a la viabilidad de pupas en parasitoides del género Pseudacteon (Diptera: Phoridae)”. Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 64: 13-22.

25. Folgarait, P. J.; Chirino, M. G.; Patrock Wilson, R. y Gilbert, L. E.  2005. “Development of Pseudacteon obtusus (Diptera: Phoridae) on Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)”. Environmental Entomology 34: 308-316.

24. Folgarait, P. J., O. Bruzzone, S. Porter, M. A. Pesquero, y Gilbert, L. 2005. “Biogeography and macroecology of phorid flies that attack fire ants in southeastern Brazil and Argentina.” Journal of Biogeography 32: 353-367.

23. González Polo, M., Folgarait, P. J., y Martínez, A. 2004. Efecto estacional de los nidos de Camponotus punctulatus sobre la biomasa y actividad microbiana de una pastura subtropical de Argentina”.  Ecología Austral 14: 149-163.

 22. Thomas, F., Rossi, J.P., Folgarait, P. J. y Lavelle, P. 2004. “Soil macrofaunal communities along an abandoned rice field chronosequence in Northern Argentina”.  Journal of Applied Soil Ecology 27: 23-29.

 21. Folgarait, P. J. , P. D'Adamo y L. Gilbert. 2004. "A Grassland Ant Community in Argentina: The Case of Solenopsis richteri and Camponotus punctulatus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) Attaining High Densities in Their Native Ranges".  Annals of the Entomological Society of America 97: 450-457.

20. Folgarait, P. J., F. Thomas, T. Desjardins, M. Grimaldi, P. Curmi, I. Tayasu y P. M. Lavelle. 2003. “Soil properties and the macrofauna community in abandoned irrigated rice fields in Northeastern Argentina”. Biology and Fertility of Soils  38:358-366

19. Folgarait, P. J., O. Bruzzone y L. Gilbert. 2003. “Seasonal patterns of activity among species of parasitoid flies (Pseudacteon: Phoridae) in Argentina explained by analysis of climatic variables”. Biological Control 28: 368-378. 

18. Brown, B.V., Folgarait, P. J. y Gilbert, L. E. 2003. “A new species of Pseudacteon Coquillet (Diptera: Phoridae) attacking Solenopsis fire ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Argentina”. Sociobiology 41: 685-688.

17.  Folgarait, P. J., O. A. Bruzzone, R. Patrock y L. E. Gilbert. 2002.  “Developmental rates and host specificity for Pseudacteon parasitoids (Diptera: Phoridae) of fire ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Argentina”. Journal of Economic Entomology 95: 1151-1158.

16. Folgarait, P. J., S. Perelman, N. Gorosito, R. Pizzio y J. Fernández.  2002. “Effects of Camponotus punctulatus ants on plant community composition and soil properties across land use histories”.  Plant Ecology (ex Vegetatio XPS53097) 163: 1-13.

15. Folgarait, P. J. y O. E. Sala.  2002. “Granivory rates by insects, rodents, and birds in the Patagonian steppe”.  Ecography 25: 417-427.

14. Folgarait, P. J., O. Bruzzone y L. Gilbert.  2002. “Development of Pseudacteon cultellatus (Diptera: Phoridae) on Solenopsis invicta and Solenopsis richteri fire ants”.  Environmental Entomology, Biological Control Section. 31: 403-410.

13. Folgarait, P. J., y N. Gorosito. 2001. " Invasion of Camponotus punctulatus ants mediated by agricultural disturbance: consequences on biodiversity and ant community foraging".  Ecología Austral 11: 49-57.

12. Folgarait, P. J. y L. Gilbert. 1999.  "Effect of Phorid parasitoids on the foraging activity of Solenopsis richteri under different availability of food in Argentina".  Ecological Entomology 24: 1-11.

11. Folgarait, P. J., J. A. Monjeau, y M. Kittlein. 1998. "Solving the enigma of world-wide patterns of granivory rates in deserts: is thermal range the explanation?".  Ecología Austral (volumen especial sobre Ecosistemas Patagónicos) 8: 251-264.

10. Folgarait, P. J.  1998.  " Ant biodiversity and its relationship to ecosystem functioning: a review".  Biodiversity and Conservation 7/9: 1221-1244.

9. Brussaard, L; Behan-Pelletier, V; Bignell, D.; Brown, V.; Didden, W.; Folgarait, P. J.; Fragoso, C; Freckman, D. W.; Gupta, V. V.; Hattori, S.; Hawksworth, D. L.;Klopatek, C;  Lavelle, P.; Malloch, D.; Rusek, J.; Sšderstršm, B.; Tiedje, J.  and Ross, V.  1997. "Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning in soil".  Ambio 26: 563-570.

8. Folgarait, P.J., L. A. Dyer, R. Marquis, y H. E. Braker.  1996.  "Leaf-cutting ant preferences for five native tropical plantation trees species growing under different light conditions".  Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 80: 521-530.

7. Folgarait, P.J., R. Marquis, P. Ingvarrson y E. Braker.  1995. "Patterns of attack by insects (Diptera: Cecydomiidae, Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and fungus (Melanconiales: Pestalotia sp.) on Stryphnodendron microstachyum (Fabaceae: Mimosoidae) in a tropical tree plantation".  Environmental Entomology 24: 1487-1495.

6. Folgarait, P.J. y D.W. Davidson.  1995.  "Myrmecophytic Cecropia: antiherbivore defenses under different nutrient treatments". Oecologia 104: 189-206.

5. Folgarait, P.J. y D.W. Davidson. 1994. "Antiherbivore defenses of myrmecophytic Cecropia under different light regimes". Oikos71:305-320.

4. Folgarait, P.J., H. L. Johnson y D.W. Davidson. 1994. "Responses of Cecropia to experimental removal of Müllerian bodies". Functional Ecology 8: 22-28.

3. Folgarait, P.J., A. Farji Brener y J. Protomastro. 1994. "Influence of biotic, chemical

        and mechanical plant defenses on the foraging pattern of the leaf-cutter ant Acromyrmex striatus in a subtropical forest". Ecología Austral 4:11-17.

2. Farji Brener, A., P.J. Folgarait y J. Protomastro. 1992. "Asociación entre el arbusto Capparis retusa (Capparidaceae) y la hormiga nectívora Camponotus blandus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Evidencias de protección contra la hormiga cortadora Acromyrmex striatus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)”. Revista de Biología Tropical 40: 341-344.

1. Folgarait, P.J. 1991. "Physiological performance and growth under low and high light treatments in three neotropical species of Cecropia". Ecología Austral 1: 11-16.