Philip Ward

Professor of Entomology

Departments

Population Biology

Offices and Labs

381B Briggs Hall
752-0486

Degrees

1979 PhD University of Sydney, Australia
1973 BS Queens University, Canada

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Population Biology

Specialties / Focus

Population Biology
  • Systematics and Comparative Biology

Field Sites

Nearctic, Neotropical, Australian, Oriental and Malagasy regions

Teaching Interests

Insect systematics. Insect taxonomy and identification. Evolution. Animal diversity.

Publications

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  • Ward PS. 1999. Systematics, biogeography and host plant associations of the Pseudomyrmex viduus group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), Triplaris- and Tachigali-inhabiting ants. . Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 126:451-540
  • Ward PS. 2000. Broad-scale patterns of diversity in leaf litter ant communities. Ants. Standard methods for measuring and monitoring biodiversity. Smithsonian Institution Press:99-121
  • Ward PS. 2001. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of the ant genus Tetraponera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Oriental and Australian regions. Invertebrate Taxonomy. 15:in press