Peer-review articles (names of lab members and affiliated are presented in bold)


  • Andrade-Silva J, FB Baccaro, LP Prado, DL Warren, B Guénard, E Economo, RR Silva. A large-scale assessment of taxonomic and morphological diversity of ants across the Brazilian Amazon Basin. Ecography e06295.
  • Kass JM, B Guénard, K Dudley, CN Jenkins, F Azuma, BL Fisher, CL Parr, H Gibb, JT Longino, PS Ward, A Chao, D Lubertazzi, M Weiser, W Jetz, R Guralnick, R Blatrix, J Des Lauriers, DA Donoso, C Georgiadis, K Gomez, PG Hawkes, RA Johnson, JE Lattke, JA MacGown, W Mackay, S Robson, N Sanders, RR Dunn, EP Economo. The global distribution of known and undiscovered ant biodiversity. Science Advances 8(31), eabp9908.
  • La Richelière F, G Muñoz, B. Guénard, R. Dunn, E. Economo, S Powell, N Sanders, M Weiser, E. Abouheif, & JP Lessard. Warm and arid regions of the world are hotspots of superorganism complexity. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 289, 1968.
  • Lembrechts J, Jvan den Hoogen, … B GuénardR. Wang… & J Lenoir (+ 406 authors). Global maps of soil temperature. Global Change Biology 28, 3110–3144.
  • Leong CM, TPN Tsang, & B Guénard. Testing the reliability and ecological implications of ramping rates in the measurement of Critical Thermal maximum. PloS ONE 17(3), e0265361.
  • Liu C, G Fischer, Q Liu, YQ Peng, EP Economo, & B Guénard. Updating the taxonomy of the ant genus Myrmecina (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in China with descriptions of three new species. Zootaxa 5182(2):152-164.
  • Nooten S, K Chan, P Schultheiss, T Bogar, & B Guénard. Ant body size mediates functional performance and species interactions in carrion decomposer communities. Functional Ecology 36(5), 1279-1291.
  • Nooten S, & B Guénard. Leaf litter ant diversity in disturbed subtropical landscapes: is climate more important than stochastic processes? Accepted in Oecologia.
  • Schultheiss P, S Nooten, R Wang, MKL Wong, F Brassard, & B Guénard. The abundance, biomass and distribution of ants on Earth. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119(40): e2201550119.
  • Wang R, JM Kass, C Galkowski, F Garcia, MT Hamer, A Radchenko, SD Salata, E Schifani, ZM Yusupov, EP Economo, & B Guénard. New biogeographic regionalization of West Palearctic ants revealed through novel integrative approaches. Accepted in Journal of Biogeography.
  • Wang WY, EJY Soh, GWJ Wong, MKL Wong, B Guénard, EP Economo, & S Yamane. Ants in the little red dot: a comprehensive checklist of known ant species in Singapore (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with notes on ecology and taxonomy. Asian Myrmecology 15, 1-152.
  • Wong MKL, RH Lee, CML Leong, O Lewis, & B Guénard. Trait-mediated competition drives an ant invasion and alters functional diversity. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 289, 20220504.


  • Brassard F, C.-M. Leong, H.-H. Chan, & B Guénard. High diversity in urban areas: how comprehensive sampling reveals high species richness within one of the most urbanized regions of the world. Diversity 13(8), 358.
  • Hamer MT, AD Marquis & B Guénard. Strumigenys perplexa (Smith 1876) (Formicidae: Myrmicinae) a new exotic ant to Europe with establishment in Guernsey, Channel Islands. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 83, 101–124.
  • Lee RH, B Morgan, C Liu, JR Fellowes & B Guénard. Secondary forest succession buffers extreme temperature impacts on subtropical Asian ants. Ecological Monographs 91(4): e01480.
  • Miao B, Y-Q Peng, D-R Yang, B Guénard, & C Liu. Diversity begets diversity: low resource heterogeneity reduces the diversity of nut-nesting ants in rubber plantation. Insect Science 29(3): 932-941.
  • Nooten S, RH Lee & B Guénard. Evaluating the conservation value of sacred forests for ant taxonomic, functional and phylogenetic diversity in highly degraded landscapes. Biological Conservation 261: 109286.
  • Rosas-Mejía M, B Guénard, EP Economo, MJ Aguilar-Méndez, A Ghilardi, & Milan Janda. Alien ants (Formicidae: Hymenoptera) in Mexico – the first database of records. Biological Invasions 23: 1669–1680.
  • Schultheiss P, & B Guénard. Kinematic study of six mangrove ant species reveals different swimming styles and abilities. Myrmecological News 31, 217-224.
  • Silva RR, F Martello, RM Feitosa… B Guénard (33)…MC Ribeiro (+208 authors). ATLANTIC ANTS: a dataset of ants in Atlantic Forests of South America. Ecology 103(2), e03580.
  • Teng B, H Yang, Y Tong, M Leung, K Cheung, Y Lee, B Guénard, & M Bai. A comparative study on the collection effectiveness of beetles by three passive acquisition methods in Shing Mun (Hong Kong). Biodiversity Science 29(10), 1386.
  • Wong TL, & B Guénard. Review of ants from the genus Polyrhachis F. Smith (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Formicinae) in Hong Kong and Macau, with notes on their natural history. Asian Myrmecology 13, e013001 (1-70).
  • Wong M, TPN Tsang, O Lewis, & B Guénard. Trait-similarity and trait-hierarchy jointly determine fine-scale spatial associations of resident and invasive ant species. Ecography 44(4), 589-601.
  • Yeo D, A Srivathsan, J Puniamoorthy, F Maosheng, P Grootaert, L Chan, B Guénard, C Damken, RA Wahab, & R Meier. Mangroves are an overlooked hotspot of insect diversity despite low plant diversity. BMC Biology 19, 202.


  • Brassard FCM Leong, E. Chan, & B. Guénard. A new subterranean species and an updated checklist of Strumigenys (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Macao SAR, China, with a key to species of the Greater Bay Area. Zookeys 970, 63–116.
  • Cicconardi F, P Krapf, I D’Annessa, A Gamisch, H Wagner, A Nguyen, EP Economo, A Mikheyev, B Guénard, R Grabherr, W Arthofer, D di Marino, F Steiner & B Schlick-Steiner Birgit. Genomic signature of shifts in selection in a sub-alpine ant and its physiological adaptations. Molecular Biology and Evolution 37(8), 2211–2227.
  • Chan KH & B Guénard. Ecological and socio-economic impacts of the Red Import Fire Ant, Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), on urban agricultural ecosystems of Hong Kong. Urban Ecosystems 23, 1–12.
  • Dias R, B Guénard, S Akbar, E Economo, W Udayakantha, A Wachkoo. A checklist of Sri Lankan ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Zookeys 967, 1–142.
  • Guo F, B Guénard, EP Economo, CA Deutsch & TC Bonebrake. Activity niches outperform thermal physiological limits in predicting global ant distributions. Journal of Biogeography 47(4), 829–842.
  • Lee R, C Wang & B Guénard. The ecological implications of rubber-based agroforest: Insect conservation and invasion control.  Journal of Applied Ecology 57(8), 1605–1618.
  • Liu C, G Fischer, Y Peng, E Economo, B Guénard & N Pierce. The hidden ant biodiversity in the Hengduan Mountains, with an updated checklist of ant species for Yunnan Province. Zookeys 978, 1–171.
  • Sharaf M, D Gotzek, B Guénard, B Fisher, A Aldawood, H Al Dhafer & A Mohamed. Molecular phylogenetic analysis and morphological reassessments of thief ants identify a new potential case of biological invasions.  Scientific Reports 10, 12040.
  • Taylor C, C Barthelemy, RSC Cheung, & B Guénard. Review of Psenulus species (Hymenoptera: Psenidae) in the Hong Kong SAR, with description of two new species. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 79, 169–211.
  • Tsang TPN, B Guénard & T Bonebrake. Omnivorous ants are less carnivorous and more protein-limited in exotic plantations. In press in Journal of Animal Ecology 89(8), 1941–1951.
  • Wong M, B Guénard & O Lewis. The cryptic impacts of invasion: Functional homogenization of tropical ant communities by invasive fire ants. Oikos 129(4): 585-597.


  • Economo EP, JP Huang, G Fischer, EM Sarnat, N Narula, M Janda, B Guénard, JT Longino, & LL Knowles. Evolution of the latitudinal diversity gradient in the hyperdiverse ant genus PheidoleGlobal Ecology and Biogeography 28(4), 456–470
  • Grootaert P, C Taylor, B Guénard. Three new species of Rhaphium Meigen, 1803 from mangroves in Hong Kong (Diptera: Dolichopodidae: Rhaphiinae). European Journal of Taxonomy 540, 1–21.
  • Guénard B. First record of the emerging global pest Brachymyrmex patagonicus Mayr 1868 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from continental Asia. Asian Myrmecology 10, e010012. PDF
  • Lee RH & B Guénard. Choices of sampling method bias functional components estimation and ability to discriminate assembly mechanisms. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 10(6), 867–878. PDF
  • Leong CM, B Guénard, SF Shiao, CC Lin. Taxonomic revision of the genus Ponera Latreille, 1804 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Taiwan and Japan, with a key of East Asian Ponera species. Zootaxa 4594, 1–86. PDF
  • Morgan B, & B Guénard. New 30 m resolution Hong Kong climate, vegetation, and topography rasters indicate greater spatial variation than global grids within an urban mosaic. Earth System Science Data 11: 1083–1098. PDF
  • Pierce MP, CM Leong, B Guénard. A new species and new record of the cryptobiotic ant genus Ponera Latreille, 1804 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Hong Kong. Zookeys 867: 9–21.
  • Tang KL, MP Pierce, & B Guénard. Review of the genus Strumigenys (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae) in Hong Kong with the description of three new species and the addition of five native and four introduced species records. Zookeys 831, 1–48. PDF
  • Wong M, & B Guénard. Subterranean ants. Book chapter In Encyclopedia of Social Insects. PDF


  • Arnan et al. (+44 authors). Dominance-diversity relationships in ant communities differ with invasion. Global Change Biology 24: 4614–4625.
  • Barlow J, F França, TA Gardner, CC Hicks, GD Lennox, E Berenguer, L Castello, EP Economo, J Ferreira, B Guénard, CG Leal, V Isaac, AC Lees, CL Parr, SK Wilson, PJ Young, & NAJ Graham. The future of hyperdiverse tropical ecosystems. Nature 559: 517–526.
  • Economo EP, N Narula, NR Friedman, MD Weiser & B Guénard. Macroecology and macroevolution of the latitudinal diversity gradient in ants. Nature Communications 9: 1778. PDF
  • Eyer PA, K Matsuura, EL Vargo, K Kobayashi, Y Yashiro, W Suehiro, C Himuro, T Yokoi, B Guénard, RR Dunn, & K Tsuji. Inbreeding tolerance as a pre-adapted trait for invasion success in the invasive ant Brachyponera chinensis. Molecular Ecology 27, 4711–4724.
  • Guénard B, F Dumont, B Fréchette, A Francoeur & E Lucas. May furtive predation provide enemy free space in ant-tended aphid colonies? PlosONE 0204019. 
  • Guénard B, JK Wetterer & JA MacGown. Global and temporal spread of a taxonomically challenging invasive ant: the Asian needle ant, Brachyponera chinensis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Florida Entomologist 104: 649–656 PDF.

  • Jaitrong W, W Tasen & B Guénard. The ant genus Myopias Roger 1861 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Ponerinae) in Thailand, with descriptions of three new species. Zootaxa 4526: 151–174
  • Leong CM, S Yamane, & B Guénard. Lost in the city: discovery of the rare ant genus Leptanilla (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Macau with description of Leptanilla macauensis sp. nov. Asian Myrmecology 10: e010001. PDF
  • Moser D, B Lenzner, P Weigelt, W Dawson, H Kreft, J Pergl, P Pyšek, M van Kleunen, M Winter, C Capinha, P Cassey, S Dullinger, EP Economo, P García-Diaz, B Guénard, F Hofhansl, T Mang, H Seebens, & F Essl. Remoteness promotes biological invasions on islands worldwide. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115, 9270–9275.
  • Seebens H, TM Blackburn, EE Dyer, P Genovesi, PE Hulme, JM Jeschke, S Pagad, P Pyšek, M van Kleunen, M Winter, M Ansong, M Arianoutsou, S Bacher, B Blasius, EG Brockerhoff, G Brundu, C Capinha, CE Causton, L Celesti-Grapow, W Dawson, S Dullinger, EP Economo, N Fuentes, B Guénard, H Jäger, J Kartesz, M Kenis, I Kühn, B Lenzner, AM Liebhold, A Mosena, D Moser, W Nentwig, M Nishino, D Pearman, J Pergl, W Rabitsch, J Rojas-Sandoval, A Roques, S Rorke, S Rossinelli, HE Roy, R Scalera, S Schindler, K Štajerová, B Tokarska-Guzik, K Walker, DF Ward, T Yamanaka, & F Essl. Global rise in emerging alien species results from increased accessibility of new source pools. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115, 2264–2273. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1719429115
  • Wong M, B Guénard, O Lewis. Trait-based ecology of terrestrial arthropods. Biological Reviews 94, 999–1022. doi: 10.1111/brv.12488 PDF.


  • Guénard B, MD Weiser, K Gomez, N Narula, & EP Economo. The Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics (GABI) database: synthesizing data on ant species geographic distribution. Myrmecological News 24: 83–89. PDF
  • Lee RH, K Cheung, JR Fellowes, & B. Guénard. Insights into the Chinese pangolin’s (Manis pentadactyla) diet in a peri-urban habitat: A case study from Hong Kong. Tropical Conservation Science 10: 1–7. PDF
  • Wong M, & B Guénard. Subterranean ants: summary and perspectives on field sampling methods, with notes on diversity and ecology (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Myrmecological News 25: 1–16. PDF
  • Leong CM, SF Shiao, & B Guénard. Ants in the city, a preliminary checklist of Formicidae (Hymenoptera) in Macau, one the most heavily urbanized region of the world. Asian Myrmecology 9: e009014. PDF
  • Economo EP, M Janda, B Guénard, & E Sarnat. Assembling a species-area curve through colonization, speciation and human-mediated introduction. Journal of Biogeography 44(5): 1088–1097. PDF
  • Suehiro W., F. Hyodo, H. O. Tanaka, C. Himuro, T. Yokoi, S. Dobata, B Guénard, R. R. Dunn, E. L. Vargo, K. Tsuji & K. Matsuura. 2017. Radiocarbon analysis reveals expanded diet breadth associates with the invasion of a predatory ant. Scientific Reports 7: 15016.
  • Dawson W., D. Moser, M. van Kleunen, H. Kreft, J. Pergl, P. Pysek, P. Weigelt, M. Winter, B. Lenzner, T. M. Blackburn, E. E. Dyer, P. Cassey, S. L. Scrivens, E. P. Economo, B Guénard, C. Capinha, H. Seebens, P. Garcia-Diaz, W. Nentwig, E. Garcia-Berthou, C. Casal, N. E. Mandrak, P. Fuller, C. Meyer, & F. Essl. Global hotspots and correlates of alien species richness across taxonomic groups. Nature Ecology & Evolution 1: 0186. PDF
  • Gibb, H, et al. (+71 co-authors). A global database of ant species abundances. Ecology 98: 883–884. PDF


  • Guénard B, J Shik, D Booher, D Lubertazzi, & G Alpert. Extreme polygyny in the previously unstudied subtropical ant Temnothorax tuscaloosae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with implications for the biogeographic study of the evolution of polygyny. Insectes Sociaux 63: 543–551. PDF
  • Luo YY, & B Guénard. Paratopula bauhinia (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), a new nocturnal species from Hong Kong, with an updated taxonomic key and a discussion on the ecology of the genus. Asian Myrmecology 8: 1–16. PDF
  • Wong M, & B GuénardLeptanilla hypodracos, a new species of the cryptic ant genus Leptanilla (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Singapore, with new distribution data and an updated key to Oriental Leptanilla species. Zookeys 551: 129–144. PDF
  • Wong M, & B Guénard. Aenictus seletarius, a new species of hypogaeic army ant from Singapore, with an updated key to the Aenictus minutulus species group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Dorylinae) from Southeast Asia. Annales Zoologici  66: 35–42. PDF
  • Wong M, & B Guénard. First confirmed record of the ant genus Myrmecina (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from the Malay Peninsula: description of a new species and a key to Myrmecina species from Sundaland. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 50: 129–140.PDF
  • Jaitrong W, B Guénard, EP Economo,  N Buddhakala, & S Yamane. A checklist of known ant species of Laos (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Asian Myrmecology 8: 1–32.
  • Liu C, B Guénard, B Blanchard, YQ Peng, & EP Economo. Reorganization of taxonomic, functional, and phylogenetic ant biodiversity after conversion to rubber plantation. Ecological Monographs 86: 215–227. PDF
  • Wepfer P, B Guénard, & EP Economo. Influences of climate and historical land connectivity on ant beta diversity in East Asia. Journal of Biogeography 43: 2311–2321. PDF
  • Bharti H, B Guénard, M Bharti, & EP Economo. An updated checklist of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of India with their specific distributions in Indian states. Zookeys 551: 1–83. PDF
  • Janicki JH, N Narula, M Ziegler, B Guénard, & EP Economo. Visualizing and interacting with large-volume biodiversity data using client-server web mapping applications: The design and implementation of Ecological Informatics 32: 185–193. PDF
  • Amorim DS, CMD Santos, F Krell, A Dubois, SS Nihei, OMP Oliveira, A Pont, H Song, VK Verdade, DA Fachin, B Klassa, CJE Lamas, SS Oliveira, CJB de Carvalho, CA Mello-Patiu, E Hajdu, MS Couri, VC Silva, RS Capellari, RL Falaschi, RM Feitosa, L Prendini, JP Pombal, F Fernández, RM Rocha, JE Lattke, U Caramaschi, M Duarte, AC Marques, RE Reis, O Kurina, DM Takiya, M Tavares, D Silva Fernandes, FL Franco, F Cuezzo, D Paulson, B Guénard, BC Schlick-Steiner, W Arthofer, FM Steiner, BL Fisher, RA Johnson, TD Delsinne, DA Donoso, PR Mulieri, LD Patitucci, JM Carpenter, L Herman, & D Grimaldi (2016) Timeless standards for species delimitation. Zootaxa 4137(1): 121–128.


  • Guénard B, V Perrichot, & EP Economo. Integration of global fossil and modern biodiversity data reveals dynamism and stasis in ant macroecological patterns. Journal of Biogeography 42(12): 2302-2312 PDF
  • Guénard B, & EP Economo. Additions to the checklist of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Peru. Zootaxa 40(2): 225-235. PDF
  • Liu C., B Guénard, F Hita Garcia, Sk Yamane, B Blanchard, & EP Economo. New records of ant species from Yunnan, China. Zookeys 477: 17-68. PDF
  • Fisher BL, B Guénard, & S Robson. Borneo, fANTastique! Asian Myrmecology 7: 171-174. PDF
  • Wetterer J, B Guénard, & D Booher. Geographic spread of Vollenhovia emeryi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Asian Myrmecology 7: 171-174. PDF
  • Probst R, B Guénard, & B Boudinot. Toward understanding the predatory ant genus Myopias (Formicidae: Ponerinae), including a key to global species, male-based generic diagnosis, and new species description. Sociobiology 62(2), 192-212.
  • Sarnat E, G Fischer, B Guénard, & EP Economo. Introduced Pheidole of the world: taxonomy, biology and distribution. Zookeys 543: 1-109. PDF
  • Economo EP, P Klimov, EM Sarnat, B Guénard, MD Weiser, B Lecroq, & LL Knowles. 2015. Global phylogenetic structure of the hyperdiverse ant genus Pheidole reveals the repeated evolution of macroecological patterns. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 282: 20141416 PDF
  • Economo EP, E Sarnat, M Janda, R Clouse, P Klimov, G Fisher, B Blanchard, L Ramirez, A Andersen, M Berman, B Guénard, A Lucky, C Rabeling, EO Wilson, & LL Knowles. Breaking out of biogeographic modules: range expansion and taxon cycles in the hyperdiverse ant genus Pheidole. Journal of Biogeography 42: 2289–2301.


  • Guénard B, A Cardinal-De Casas, & RR Dunn. 2014. High diversity in an urban habitat: are some animal assemblages resilient to long-term anthropogenic change? Urban Ecosystems 18(2): 449-463. DOI 10.1007/s11252-014-0406-8. PDF
  • Savage A, B Hackett, B Guénard, E Youngsteadt, & RR Dunn. Fine-scale heterogeneity across Manhattan’s urban habitat mosaic is associated with variation in ant composition and richness. Insect Conservation and Diversity 8(3): 2016-228.


  • Guénard B, B Blanchard, C Liu, DR Yang, & EP Economo. 2013. Rediscovery of the rare ant genus Bannapone (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Amblyoponinae) and description of the worker caste. Zootaxa 3734(3): 371-379. PDF
  • Guénard B, & T McGlynn. 2013. Intraspecific thievery in the ant Ectatomma ruidum is mediated by food availability. Biotropica 45(4): 497-502. PDF
  • Guénard B 2013. An overview of species and ecological diversity of ants. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, John Wiley & Sons Ltd: Chichester DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0023598. PDF
  • Jenkins C, B Guénard, SE Diamond, MD Weiser, & RR Dunn. 2013. Conservation implications of divergent global patterns of ant and vertebrate diversity. Diversity and Distribution 19(8): 1084-1092. PDF
  • Bertelsmeier C, B Guénard, & F Courchamp. 2013. Climate change may boost the invasion of the Asian needle ant.  PLoS One 8(10): e75438. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0075438 PDF
  • Lucky A, MD Trautwein, B Guénard, MD Weiser, & RR Dunn. 2013. Tracing the Rise of Ants – Out of the Ground. PLoS ONE 8(12): e84012. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084012 PDF
  • Sarnat E, B Blanchard, B Guénard, J Fasi, & EP Economo. 2013. Checklist of the ants of the Solomon Islands and a new survey of Makira island. Zookeys 257: 47–88, doi: 10.3897/zookeys.257.4156. PDF


  • Guénard B, MD Weiser, & RR Dunn. 2012. Global models of ant diversity suggest regions where new discoveries are most likely are under disproportionate deforestation threat. PNAS 109(19): 7368-7373. PDF
  • Guénard B, & RR Dunn. 2012. A checklist of the ants of China. Zootaxa 3558: 1-77. PDF
  • Guénard B, KA McCaffrey, A Lucky, & RR Dunn. 2012. Ants of North Carolina: an updated list (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Zootaxa 3552: 1-36. PDF
  • Rodriguez-Cabal MA, KL Stuble, B Guénard, RR Dunn, & NJ Sanders. 2012. Disruption of ant-seed dispersal mutualisms by the invasive Asian needle ant (Pachycondyla chinensis). Biological Invasions 14(3): 557-565. PDF


  • Guénard B, & J Silverman. 2011. Tandem-carrying, a new foraging strategy in ants: description, function and adaptative significance relative to other described foraging strategies. Naturwissenschaften 98(8): 651-659. PDF
  • Guénard B, & A Lucky. 2011. Improved method to collect ground dwelling insects and its implication for large scale comparison. Environmental Entomology 40(6): 1523-1529PDF
  • Menke SB, B Guénard, JO Sexton, MD Weiser, RR Dunn, & J Silverman. 2011. Urban areas may serve as habitat and corridors for dry-adapted, heat tolerant species; an example from ants. Urban Ecosystems 14: 135-163. PDF
  • Roura-Pascual N, C Hui, T Ikeda, G Leday, DM Richardson, S Carpintero, X Espadaler, C Gómez, B Guénard, S Hartley, P Krushelnycky, PJ Lester, MA McGeoch, SB Menke, JS Pedersen, J Pitt, J Reyes, NJ Sanders, AV Suarez, Y Touyama, D Ward, PS Ward, & SP Worner. 2011. The relative roles of climatic suitability and anthropogenic influence in determining the pattern of spread in a global invader. PNAS 108(1): 220-225. PDF
  • Jenkins CN, AN Andersen, X Arnan, CA Brühl, X Cerda, AM Ellison, BL Fisher, MC Fitzpatrick, NJ Gotelli, AD Gove, B Guénard, JE Lattke, JP Lessard, TP McGlynn, SB Menke, CL Parr, SM Philpott, NJ Sanders, MD Weiser, & RR Dunn. 2011. Global diversity in light of climate change: the case of ants. Diversity and Distributions 17(4): 652-662. PDF


  • Guénard B, & RR Dunn. 2010. A new (old), invasive ant in the hardwood forests of eastern North America and its potentially widespread impacts. PlosOne 5(7): e11614. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011614. PDF
  • Guénard B, MD Weiser, & RR Dunn. 2010. Global generic richness and distribution: new maps of the world of ants with examples of their use in the context of Asia. Asian Myrmecology 3: 21-28. PDF
  • Guénard B. 2010. Book review: Adventures among ants – A global safari with a cast of trillions by Mark W. Moffett. Integrative and Comparative Biology: doi: 10.1093/icb/icq135.
  •  Yashiro T, K Matsuura, B Guénard, M Terayama, & RR. Dunn. 2010. On the evolution of the species complex Pachycondyla chinensis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Ponerinae), including the origin of its invasive form and description of a new species. Zootaxa 2685: 39-50. PDF
  • Weiser MD, NJ Sanders, D Agosti, A Ellison, A Andersen, , B Fisher, H Gibb, N Gotelli, A Gove, K Gross, B Guénard, M Janda, M Kaspari, JP Lessard, JT Longino, J Majer, SB Menke , TP McGlynn, C Parr, S Philpott, J Retana, A Suarez, H Vasconcelos, S Yanoviak, & RR Dunn. 2010. Canopy and litter ant assemblages share similar climate-species density relationships. Biology Letters 6(6): 769-772. PDF


  • Dunn RR, D Agosti, A Andersen, C Bruhl, X Cerda, A Ellison, B Fisher, MC Fitzpatrick, H Gibb, N Gotelli, A Gove, B Guénard, M Janda, M Kaspari, E Laurent, JP Lessard, JT Longino, J Majer, TP McGlynn, SB Menke, C Parr, S Philpott, M.Pfeiffer, J Retana, A Suarez, H Vasconcelos, MD Weiser, & NJ Sanders. 2009. Climatic drivers of hemispheric asymmetry in global patterns of ant species richness. Ecology Letters 12:324-333. PDF


  • Dunn RR, N.J. Sanders, MC Fitzpatrick, E Laurent, JP Lessard, D Agosti, A Andersen, C Bruhl, X Cerda, A Ellison, B Fisher, H. Gibb, N Gotelli, A Gove, B Guénard, M Janda, M Kaspari, JT Longino, J Majer, TP McGlynn, S Menke, C Parr, S Philpott, M Pfeiffer, J Retana, A Suarez, & H Vasconcelos  2007. Global ant biodiversity and biogeography: a new database and its possibilities. Myrmecological news 10: 77-83. PDF

Book chapters

  • Dunn RR, B Guénard, MD Weiser, & NJ Sanders. 2009. Geographic gradients in the diversity, abundance, size, and ecological consequences of ants. In: L Lach C Parr and K Abbot, editors, Ant Ecology. Oxford University Press.
  • Guénard B, & A Poitras Lariviere. 2006. La vie en société. In « L’écologie en ville » by C Messier, LA Giraldeau and B Beisner. Fides. Montréal, Canada.

Technical reports

  • Guénard B, & CA Drew. 2011. Ant species of MacKay Island and Back Bay National Wildlife refuges: results of opportunitistic sampling in diverse habitats in July 2010. Prepared for Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge, U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
  • Drew CA, & B Guénard. 2009. Collection of Crematogaster atkinsoni (Wheeler) on Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge, Knotts Island, North Carolina. Prepared for Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge, U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service.