Emeritus Curator

Emeritus Curator, Dr. George Ball 

 

Publications 
 
001. Ball, G. E. 1951. A note concerning the correct application of the generic name Helluomorpha Castelnau. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 46: 135-136. 
 
002. Ball, G. E. 1952. Platysma melanarium (Illiger, 1798) in New York State (Carabidae: Pterostichini). Coleopterists Bulletin, 6: 27-29. 
 
003. Ball, G. E. 1956. A revision of the North American species of the genusHelluomorphoides Ball, 1951. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 58: 67-91. 
 
004. Ball, G. E. 1956. Notes on the genus Zacotus LeConte, 1869, and on the classification of the Tribe Broscini (Broscidae sensu Jeannel, 1941) Coleoptera, Carabidae). Coleopterists Bulletin , 10: 33-52. 
 
005. Ball, G. E. 1959. A taxonomic study of the North American Licinini, with notes on the Old World species of the genus Diplocheila Brulle (Coleoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, No. 16. iv + 258 pp. 
 
006. Ball, G. E. 1959. Taxonomic and zoogeographic studies of carabid beetles. Year Book, The American Philosophical Society, pp. 226-229. 
 
007. El Moursy, A. A. and G. E. Ball. 1959. A study of the diagnostic characters of two North American species of the genus Diplocheila Brulle , with notes on their ecology (Carabidae, Licinini). Coleopterists Bulletin , 13: 47-57. 
 
008. Ball, G. E. 1959. Tips on making an insect collection. University of Alberta Insect Information Series, No. 222, 4 pages. 
 
009. Ball, G. E. 1959. The giant water bug. Ibid., No. 393, 2 pp. 
 
010. Ball, G. E. 1960. Carabidae (Latreille, 1810); the ground beetles. Fascicle 4, pp. 55-182. In, The beetles of the United States (R. H. Arnett, Editor and principal author). The Catholic University of America Press, Washington, D. C. 1110 pp. 
 
011. Ball, G. E. 1960. A review of the taxonomy of the genus Euryderus LeConte, 1848, with notes on the North American Dapti (of authors). (Carabidae: Harpalini). Coleopterists Bulletin: 14, 44-64. 
 
012. Ball, G. E. (Editor). 1961. Wallis, J. B. The Cicindelidae of Canada. University of Toronto Press, Toronto. xii + 74 pp. 
 
013. Ball, G. E. and J. N. Anderson. 1962. The taxonomy and speciation of Pseudophonus. The Catholic University of America Press, Washington, D. C. 99 pp. 
 
014. Ball, G. E. 1963. The distribution of the species of the subgenus Cryobius (Coleoptera, Carabidae,Pterostichus), with special reference to the Bering Land Bridge and Pleistocene refugia, pp. 133-151. In, Pacific Basin Biogeography: a symposium (J. L. Gressitt, Editor). Tenth Pacific Congress , Honolulu, 1961, Bishop Museum Press, Honolulu. ix +563 pp.  
 
015. Ball, G. E. 1963. Descriptions of eleven new species of the beetle subgenus Cryobius (Pterostichus, Col. Carabidae) from Alaska and northwestern Canada. Opuscula Entomologica, 28: 1-26. 
 
016. Ball, G. E. 1964. Relationships of certain populations of ground beetles in southern Arizona. Year Book, The American Philosophical Society, pp. 253-255. 
 
017. Ball, G. E. 1965. Two new subgenera of Pterostichus Bonelli from western United States, with notes on characteristics and relationships of the subgenera Paraferonia Casey and Feronina Casey (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Coleopterists Bulletin, 19: 104-112. 
 
018. Ball, G. E. 1965. The genus Scaphinotus (Coleoptera: Carabidae) and the Pleistocene Epoch in southwestern United States. Proceedings of the XIIth International Congress of Entomology, London, 1964, pp. 460-461. 
 
019. Ball, G. E. 1966. The taxonomy of the subgenus Scaphinotus Dejean with particular reference to the subspecies of Scaphinotus petersi Roeschke (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Cychrini). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 92: 687-722. 
 
020. Ball, G. E. 1966. A revision of the North American species of the subgenus Cryobius Chaudoir (Pterostichus, Carabidae, Coleoptera). Supplementum XXVIII, Opuscula Entomologica, Entomological Society of Lund, Lund. 166 pp.  
 
021. Ball, G. E. 1966. The Chinese species Diplocheila minima Jedlicka: a re-description and observations on its relationships (Col: Carabidae). Entomological News, 77: 19-25. 
 
022. Ball, G. E. 1966. Bembidion (Amerizusoblongulum Mannerheim in New Mexico, with notes on transcontinental dispersal in Pleistocene time. Coleopterists Bulletin, 20: 30-32. 
 
023. Ball, G. E. and D. R. Whitehead. 1967. Localities for collecting in Mexico. Coleopterists Bulletin, 21: 122-138. 
 
024. Ball, G. E. 1967. Arctic biology: a review. Ecology, 48: 323-325. 
 
025. Ball, G. E. 1968. Barriers and southward dispersal of the holarctic boreomontane element of the Family Carabidae in the mountains of Mexico. Annales de la Escuela Nacional de Ciencia de Mexico, 17: 91-112. 
 
026. Ball, G. E. 1969. Preface, pp. vii-viii. In, The Kodiak Island Refugium: its geology, flora, fauna, and history (T. N. V. Karlstrom and G. E. Ball, Editors). Ryerson Press, Toronto. xvii + 262 pp. 
 
027. Lindroth, C. H. and G. E. Ball. 1969. A list of invertebrates of the Kodiak Island Refugium, pp. 122-155. Ibid. 
 
028. Ball, G. E. 1969. The species of the subgenus Cryobius of the Kodiak Island Archipelago (Pterostichus, Carabidae, Coleoptera), pp. 156-194. Ibid. 
 
029. Ball, G. E. and T. L. Erwin. 1969. A taxonomic synopsis of the Tribe Loricerini (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Canadian Journal of Zoology, 47: 877-907. 
 
030. Ball, G. E. and R. Freitag. 1969. Zoogeography [of Evarthrus], pp. 174-190. In, A revision of the species ofEvarthrus LeConte (Coleoptera: Carabidae), by R. Freitag. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 5: 89-212. 
 
031. Ball, G. E. 1970. The species of the Mexican genus Aztecarpalus new genus (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini). Coleopterists Bulletin, 24: 97-123. 
 
032. Ball, G. E. and J. Negre. 1972. The taxonomy of the Nearctic species of the genus Calathus Bonelli (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Agonini). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 98: 412-533. 
 
033. Ball, G. E. 1972. Classification of the species of Harpalus subgenus Glanodes Casey (Carabidae: Coleoptera). Coleopterists Bulletin, 26: 179-204. 
 
034. Erwin, T. L. and G. E. Ball. 1972. Classification of the ovipennis and trifaria groups of Nebria Latreille (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Nebriini). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 85: 77-108. 
 
035. Ball, G. E. 1973. A new name for Harpalus (Glanodespuncticeps Casey (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Coleopterists Bulletin, 27: 72-73. 
 
036. Ball, G. E. 1973. Book review. Habu, A., Fauna Japonica, Carabidae: Tribe Harpalini. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 9: 263-264. 
 
037. Ball, G. E. 1973. Book review. Swan, L. A. and C. S. Papp. The common insects of North America. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 9: 41-43. 
 
038. Ball, G. E. 1974. Book notice. Ellis, W. N. and P. F. Ellinger. Annotated list of generic names of Collembola (Insecta) and their type species. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 10: 274. 
 
039. Ball, G. E. 1975. Pericaline Lebiini: notes on classification, a synopsis of the New World genera, and a revision of the genus Phloeoxena Chaudoir (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 11: 143-242. 
 
040. Whitehead, D. R. and G. E. Ball. 1975. Classification of the genus Cyrtolaus Bates (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Pterostichini). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 11: 596-621. 
 
041. Ball, G. E. 1975. Phloeoxena newtoni, new species, and notes on P. nigricollis Ball and P. geniculataChaudoir, from Mexico. Entomological News, 86: 151-156. 
 
042. Ball, G. E. 1975. Editorial. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 11: 1-2. 
 
043. Ball, G. E. 1976. Notes about the species and relationships of Hartonymus Casey (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 78: 417-430. 
 
044. Ball, G. E. 1976. Aztecarpalus Ball: new species from Oaxaca, Mexico, reclassification, and a reconstructed phylogeny of the hebescens Group (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini). Coleopterists Bulletin, 30: 61-72. 
 
045. Ball, G. E. 1977 [Notes on classification, distribution; keys). In, A synopsis of the genera of Neotropical Carabidae (Insecta, Coleoptera), by Hans Reichardt. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 13, 346-493. 
 
046. Erwin, T. L., D. R. Whitehead, and G. E. Ball. 1977. Family 4. Carabidae, the ground beetles, pp. 4.1-4.68.In, Checklist of the beetles of Canada, United States, Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies (R. H. Arnett, Jr. and R. E. Blackwelder, Editors). World Digest Publications, Kinderhook, New York. 
 
047. Shpeley, D. and G. E. Ball. 1978. Anisocnemus, a Neotropical genus: classification and geographical distribution (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini). Coleopterists Bulletin, 32: 77-92. 
 
048. Ball, G. E. 1978. The species of the Neotropical genus Trichopselaphus Chaudoir (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini): classification, phylogeny, and zoogeography. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 14: 447-489. 
 
049. Ball, G. E. 1978. Book review. Thiele, H.-U. Carabid beetles in their environments. Science, 201: 704-705. 
 
050. Ball, G. E. 1978. Book review. Habu, A. Fauna Japonica, Carabidae: Tribe Agonini. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 14: 389-391. 
 
051. Ball, G. E. 1979. Introduction-- three leaders, pp. 1-5. In, Carabid beetles: their evolution, natural history, and classification (T. L. Erwin, G. E. Ball, D. R. Whitehead, and A. L. Halpern Editors). Dr. W. Junk bv Publishers, The Hague, The Netherlands. X + 644 pp. 
 
052. Ball, G. E. 1979. Conspectus of carabid classification: history, holomorphology, and higher taxa, pp. 63-111. Ibid.. 
 
053. Ball, G. E. 1979. Epilogue, pp. 599-618. Ibid.  
 
054. Ball, G. E. 1979. Carl H. Lindroth - the Nearctic experience. Entomologisk Tidskrift, 100: 43-45. 
 
055. Ball, G. E. 1979. Carabidae, pp. 364-366. In, Canada and its insect fauna (H. V. Danks, Editor). Entomological Society of Canada, Memoir No. 108. Ottawa, Ontario. 573 pp. 
 
056. Allen, R. T. and G. E. Ball. 1980. Synopsis of Mexican taxa of the Loxandrus series (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Pterostichini). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 105: 481-576. 
 
057. Ball, G.E. 1980. Book review. Griffiths, G. C. D. Flies of the Nearctic Region. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 16: 676-678. 
 
058. Ball, G.E. 1980. Book review. Howden, H. F. and O. P. Young. Panamanian Scarabaeinae: taxonomy, distribution and habits (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 16: 678-679. 
 
059. Ball, G. E. 1980. Editorial. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 16: 683-684. 
 
060. Ball, G. E. 1981. Carl H. Lindroth: contributions of a Swedish naturalist to systematics and biogeography in North America. Entomologica Scandinavica. Supplement 15: 17-32. 
 
061. Ball, G. E. and R. E. Roughley. 1982. The Hypherpes-like taxa of southern Mexico: classification and evolutionary considerations (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Pterostichus). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 108: 315-399. 
 
062. Ball, G. E. 1982. Current notions about systematics and classification of insects. The Manitoba Entomologist, 13: 5-18. 
 
063. Ball, G. E. and G. J. Hilchie. 1983. Cymindine Lebiini of authors: redefinition and reclassification of genera (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 19: 93-216. 
 
064. Ball, G. E. and A. P. Nimmo. 1983. Synopsis of the species of subgenus Progaleritina Jeannel, including reconstructed phylogeny and geographical history (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Galerita Fabricius). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 109: 295-356. 
 
065. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 1983. The species of eucheiloid Pericalina: classification and evolutionary considerations (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini). The Canadian Entomologist, 115: 743-806. 
 
066. Ball, G. E. 1983. Introduction, pp. 459-461. In, The Baron Maximilien de Chaudoir (1816-1881): a symposium to honor the memory of a great coleopterist during the centennial of his death (D. R. Whitehead, Editor). Coleopterists Bulletin 36 (1982): 459-609.  
 
067. Ball, G. E. and T. L. Erwin. 1983. The Baron Maximilien de Chaudoir: inheritance, associates, travels, work, and legacy, pp. 475-501. Ibid.  
 
068. Ball, G. E. 1983. Evaluation of the Baron Maximilien de Chaudoir's contribution to classification of cymindine Lebiini and Masoreimorphi (Coleoptera: Carabidae), pp. 513-530. Ibid.  
 
069. Ball, G. E. 1983. Book review. Flies of the Nearctic Region, Vol. V, Part 13, No. 3; and Vol. 3, Part 2, No. 1 (G. C. D. Griffiths, Editor). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 19: 489-490. 
 
070. Ball, G. E. 1983. Book review. Fauna of New Zealand, Nos. 1,2, and 3 (C. T. Duval, Editor). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 19: 486-488. 
 
071. Ball, G. E. 1983. Book review. The nesting behavior of dung beetles (Scarabaeinae), by G. Halffter and W. D. Edmonds. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 19: 491-493. 
 
072. Ball, G. E. 1983. "What is there to fear" (Guest Editorial). Bulletin, Entomological Society of Canada, 15: 1-3. 
 
073. Shpeley, D., R. B. Madge, and G. E. Ball. 1985. The genus Celaenephes Schmidt-Goebel: characteristics, species, and relationships (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 87: 283-307. 
 
074. Ball, G. E. 1985. Characteristics and evolution of elytral sculpture in the tribe Galeritini (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 21: 349-367. 
 
075. Ball, G. E. 1985. History of the Department of Entomology, 1922-1985. Agriculture and Forestry Bulletin, The University of Alberta, 8: 3-12. 
 
076. Ball, G. E. (Editor)1985. Taxonomy, phylogeny and zoogeography of beetles and ants: a volume dedicated to the memory of Philip Jackson Darlington, Jr (1904-1983). Dr. W. Junk Publishers, Dordrecht, Boston, Lancaster. XIV + 514 pp.  
 
076A. Ball, G. E. 1985. Introduction, pp. 1-3. Ibid. 
 
077. Ball, G. E. 1985. The contributions of Philip J. Darlington, Jr. to the study of carabid beetles in the Americas, and a bibliography of his publications, pp. 17-30. Ibid. 
 
078. Ball, G. E. 1985. Reconstructed phylogeny and geographical history of genera of the tribe Galeritini, pp. 276-321. Ibid. 
 
079. Ball, G. E. 1986. Time's arrow and the web of human existence: trends and driving forces in development of entomology in Alberta's post-secondary institutions. Proceedings of the thirty-third Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of Alberta (1985), pp. 3-23. 
 
080. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 1986. Reconstructed phylogeny and geographical history [of Euproctinus Leng and Mutchler], pp. 313-340. In, Genera of the subtribe Metallicina and classification, reconstructed phylogeny and geographical history of the species of Euproctinus Leng and Mutchler (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini), by D. Shpeley. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 22: 261-350.  
 
081. Ball, G. E. 1986. Book notice. Fauna of New Zealand, Parts 7, 8 and 9 (1985) (C. T. Duval, Editor). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 22: 354-356. 
 
082. Ball, G. E. 1986. Book notice. Escarabajos (1984), by. M. A. Moron-Rios. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 22: 356-357. 
 
083. Ball, G. E. 1987. The Neotropical genus Trichopselaphus Chaudoir (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini): new species and a review of taxonomic and evolutionary aspects. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 112: 249-287.  
 
084. Ball, G. E. and D. R. Maddison. 1987. Classification and evolutionary aspects of the species of the New World genus Amblygnathus Dejean, with description of Platymetopsis, new genus, and notes about selected species of Selenophorus Dejean (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 113: 189-307. 
 
085. Ball, G. E. 1987. Book notice. Sistematica, filogenia y biogeografia de la subfamilia Gibiinae (Coleoptera: Ptinidae), by X. Belles. Treballs del Museu de Zoologia, Num. 3. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 23: 268. 
 
086. Ball, G. E. 1987. Book notice. Pseudococcidae (Insecta: Hemiptera, by J. M. Cox (1987). Fauna of New Zealand, No. 11, 230 pp. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 23: 371. 
 
087. Ball, G. E. 1988. Book notice. The Carabidae of Fennoscandia and Denmark, by C. H. Lindroth. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 24: 43-44. 
 
088. Ball, G. E. 1988. Commentary. University training of systematic entomologists. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 24: 519-527. 
 
089. Straneo, S. L. and G. E. Ball. 1989. Synopsis of genera and subgenera of the Tribe Peleciini, and revision of the Neotropical and Oriental species (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Insecta Mundi, 3: 73-178. 
 
090. Ball, G. E. 1989. Book notice. The Torre-Bueno Glossary of Entomology, by S. W. Nichols. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 25: 471-472. 
 
091. Ball, G. E. 1989. Book review. Zoogeography of Caribbean Insects (J. K. Liebherr, Editor). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 25: 231-238. 
 
092. Ball, G. E. 1989. Book review. Darwin's Insects. Charles Darwin's Entomological Notes (K. G. V. Smith, Editor). Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 97: 249-250. 
 
093. Ball, G. E. and S. McCleve. 1990. The Middle American genera of the Tribe Ozaenini with notes about the species of southwestern United States and selected species from Mexico. Quaestiones Entomologicae, 26: 30-116.  
 
094. Liebherr, J. K. and G. E, Ball. 1990. The first instar larva of Eripus oaxacanus Straneo and Ball: indicator of affinity or convergence? Systematic Entomology, 15: 69-79. 
 
095. Ball, G. E. 1990. Book notice. Fauna of New Zealand, Nos. 13-18 (C. T. Duval, Editor). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 26: 133-136. 
 
096. Eisner, T., G. E. Ball, et al. 1989. Chemical defense of ozaenine bombardier beetle from New Guinea. Psyche, 96: 153-160. 
 
097. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 1990. Synopsis of the Neotropical genus Ozaena Olivier: classification and reconstructed evolutionary history (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Ozaenini). Canadian Entomologist, 122: 779-815. 
 
098. Empty Number 
 
099. Ball, G. E. 1991. Taxonomic notes about the Middle American genus Cyrtolaus Bates (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Pterostichini). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 93: 230-239. 
 
100. Acorn, J. H. and G. E. Ball. 1991. The mandibles of some ground beetles: structure, function, and the evolution of herbivory. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 69: 638-650. 
 
101. Ball, G. E., D. Shpeley, and D. C. Currie. 1991. The New World genus Stenomorphus Dejean (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini): classification, allometry, and evolutionary considerations. Canadian Entomologist, 123: 933-988. 
 
102. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 1991. The carabid beetles of La Reserva de la Biosfera La Michilia, Durango, Mexico (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Folia Entomologica Mexicana, 81: 21-65. 
 
103. Ball, G. E. 1992. The tribe Licinini (Coleoptera: Carabidae): a review of the genus-groups and of the species of selected genera. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 100: 325-380.  
 
104. Ball, G. E. 1992. [Chapter] 5. Geographical distribution and evolution of the Selenophori (Harpalini) andApenes LeConte (Lebiini) in the Antilles (Coleoptera: Carabidae), pp. 79-121. In, The Biogeography of ground beetles of mountains and islands (G. R. Noonan, G. E. Ball and N. E. Stork, Editors). Intercept Limited, U. K. vii + 256 pp. 
 
105. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 1992. Onypterygia donato, a new species from Costa Rica (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Platynini). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 94: 403-408.  
 
106. Ball, G. E. 1992. Book review. Classification cladistics, and natural history of native North AmericanHarpalus Latreille (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini) excluding the subgenera Glanodes andPseudophonus, by G. R. Noonan. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 85: 805-806.  
 
107. Noonan, G. R., G. E. Ball, and N. E. Stork. 1992. The Biogeography of ground beetles of mountains and islands (G. R. Noonan, G. E. Ball and N. E. Stork, Editors). Intercept Limited, U. K. vii + 256 pp. 
 
108. Ball, G. E. and H. V. Danks. Systematics and entomology: diversity, distribution, adaptation, and application. The Entomological Society of Canada, Memoir No. 165: 272 pp. 
 
109. Ball, G. E. and H. V. Danks. 1993. Systematics and entomology: Introduction Ibid. , 3-10. 
 
110. Danks, H. V. and G. E. Ball. 1993. Systematics and entomology: some major themes. Ibid., 257-272. 
 
111. Shpeley D. and G. E. Ball. 1993. Classification, reconstructed phylogeny and geographical history of the New World species of Coptodera Dejean (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Ontario, 124: 1-182.  
 
112. Ball, G. E., D. H. Kavanaugh, and B. P. Moore. 1995. Sugimotoa parallela Habu (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Lebiini): redescription, geographical distribution, and relationships based on cladistic analysis of adult structural features. Special Bulletin of the Japanese Society of Coleopterology, 4: 275-311. 
 
113. Ball, G. E. 1995. Book review. Carabid beetles: ecology and evolution (K. Desender, et alii, Editors). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 88: 248-249. 
 
114. Ball, G. E. 1995. Book review. Australian Beetles, by J. F. Lawrence and E. B. Britton. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 27: 113-116. 
 
115. Roig-Ju–ent, S. and G. E. Ball. 1995. Nothobroscus chilensis, new genus and new species, from southern South America (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Broscini). The Coleopterists Bulletin, 49: 301-312.  
 
116. Ball G. E. 1996. Vignettes of the history of neotropical carabidology. Annales Zoologici Fennici 33: 5-16. 
 
117. Peters, R. H., G. E. Ball, R. Carignan, P. D. N. Hebert, and E. E. Prepas. 1996. An assessment of research in evolution and ecology supported by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 53: 670-680. 
 
118. Whitehead, D. R. and G. E. Ball. 1997. The Middle American genus Onypterygia Dejean (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae: Platynini): a taxonomic revision of the species, with notes about their way of life and geographical distribution. Annals of Carnegie Museum, 66: 3-124.  
 
119. Ball, G. E. and D.C. Currie. 1997. Ground beetles (Coleoptera: Trachypachidae and Carabidae) of the Yukon: geographical distribution, ecological aspects, and origin of the extant fauna, pp. 445-489. 
 
120. Ball, G.E. 1997. Book review. Reclassification of world Dyschiriini, with a revision of the Palaearctic fauna (Coleoptera: Carabidae), by D. N. Fedorenko. PENSOFT Publishers, Sofia, Moscow, St. Petersburg. 224 pp. 
 
121. Davidson, R. L. and G.E. Ball. 1998. The Tribe Broscini in Mexico: Rawlinsius papillatus, new genus and new species (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae), with notes on natural history and evolution. Annals of Carnegie Museum, 67: 349-378. 
 
122. Ball, G. E., A. Casale, & A. Vigna Taglianti. 1998. (Eds.). Phylogeny and classification of Caraboidea (Coleoptera: Adephaga). Proceedings of a Symposium (28 August, 1996, Florence, Italy), XX International Congress of Entomology. Atti, Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Torino. 543 pp.  
 
123. Ball, G. E., A. Casale, & A. Vigna Taglianti. 1998. Preface, pp. 5-6. IBID.  
 
124. Ball, G. E. Dedication, pp. 7-8. IBID.  
 
125. Ball, G. E. A. Casale, & A. Vigna Taglianti. Introduction, pp. 15-51. 
 
126. Shpeley, D. and G. E. Ball 1999. The Cymindis vaporariorum complex in North America: taxonomic and zoogeographical aspects (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini), pp. 417-428. In, Advances in Carabidology (A. Zamotajlov and R. Sciaky, Eds.). Krasnodar, Russia. 473 pp. 
 
127. Ball, G. E. 2000. Notes about the genus Tetragonoderus Dejean with description of T. (Peronoscelis) matilei, a new species from the Amazon Basin (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Cyclosomini). Revue francaise d'Entomologie (N.S.), 22: 189-196. 
 
128. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 2000. [Chapter] 19. Carabidae (Coleoptera), pp. 363-399. In, Biodiversidad, taxonomía y biogeografía de artrópodos de México, Hacia una sintesis de su conocimiento, Volumen II (J. L. Bousquets, E.G. González Soriano, y N. Papavero, Eds). Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D. R. IX + 676 pp. 
 
129. Shpeley, D. and G. E. Ball 2001 (2000) A taxonomic review of the Subtribe Pericalina (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini) in the Western Hemisphere, with descriptions of new species and notes about classification and zoogeography. Insecta Mundi, 14: 1-187.  
 
130. Ball, G. E.2001. [Chapter] 13. TRACHYPACHIDAE (Latreille 1810), pp. 143-145. In, American Beetles (M. C. Thomas and R. H. Arnett, Jr., Eds.). CRC Press, Boca Raton. 
 
131. Ball, G. E. and Y. Bousquet. 2001 [Chapter] 10. CARABIDAE (Latreille 1810), pp. 32-132. IBID.  
 
132. Shpeley, D. and G. E. Ball 2001 A taxonomic review of species of the Neotropical pericaline genusOreodicastes Maindron, 1905 (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini). Insecta Mundi, 15: 71-76. 
 
133. Ball, G. E. 2002 (2001). The subgenera of Clivina Latreille in the Western Hemisphere, and a revision of subgenus Antroforceps Barr (new status), with notes about evolutionary aspects (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Clivinini). Special Publication of the Coleopterological Society of Osaka (1): 126-156. 
 
134. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 2002. Ginemini, Ginema thomasi, new tribe, new genus and new species, from Amazonian Bolivia (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalinae). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 128: 75-98.  
 
135. Ball, G. E. and D. Shpeley. 2002. The Neotropical subgenera and species of the pantropical genus Anaulacus MacLeay (sensu novo) (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Masoreini): a taxonomic revision, with notes about way of life, evolution, and geographical history. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 128: 265-343.  
 
136. Ball, G.E. and D. Shpeley. 2005. Taxonomic review of the Tribe Melaenini (Coleoptera: Carabidae), with observations on morphological, ecological and chorological evolution. Zootaxa 1099:1-120.  
 
137. Shpeley, D. and G.E. Ball. 2008. Taxonomic review of the Neotropical Tetragonoderus quadriguttatus assemblage (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Cyclosomini) with description of T. deuvei, new species, and new West Indian and Nearctic locality records. Insecta Mundi 0050: 1-16. 
 
138. Ball, G.E. and D. Shpeley. 2009. Taxonomic Review of Peleciini (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae) from Southern Middle America, pp. 317-329. In A Lifetime of Contributions to Myriapodology and the Natural History of Virginia: A Festschrift in Honor of Richard L. Hoffman’s 80th Birthday. S.M. Roble and J.C. Mitchell (eds.). Virginia Museum of Natural History Special Publication No. 16, Martinsville, Virginia. 
 
139. Ball, G.E. and D. Shpeley. 2009. A taxonomic review of the genus Apenes LeConte (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini) in the West Indies, with descriptions of new species and notes about classification and biogeography. Annals of the Carnegie Museum. 78 (2): 79-191. 
 
140. Ball, G.E., J.H. Acorn and D. Shpeley. 2011. Mandibles and labrum-epipharynx of tiger beetles" basic structure and evolution (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Cicindelitae). ZooKeys 147: 39-83. In Proceedings of a symposium honoring the careers of Ross and Joyce Bell and their contributions to scientific work, Burlington, Vermont, 12-15 June 2010. T.L. Erwin (ed.). 147 (Special Issue). Pensoft, Sofia, Bulgaria. 
 
141. Ball, G.E. and D. Shpeley. 2013. Western Hemisphere Zuphiini: descriptions of Coarazuphium whiteheadi, new species, and Zuphioides, new genus, and classification of the genera (Coleoptera, Carabidae). ZooKeys 315: 17-54.