Michael S Engel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint New light shed on the oldest insect
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Snow Hall, 1460 Jayhawk Blvd, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 7523, USA
    Nature 427:627-30. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Morphologically Specialized Termite Castes and Advanced Sociality in the Early Cretaceous
    Michael S Engel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 4415, USA Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA Division of Invertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 10024 5192, USA Electronic address
    Curr Biol 26:522-30. 2016
  3. doi request reprint The first Mesozoic microwhip scorpion (Palpigradi): a new genus and species in mid-Cretaceous amber from Myanmar
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, 1501 Crestline Drive Suite 140, Lawrence, KS, 66045 4415, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 103:19. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Insect evolution
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 4415, USA Electronic address
    Curr Biol 25:R868-72. 2015
  5. doi request reprint A history of entomological classification
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 58:585-607. 2013
  6. doi request reprint A giant termite from the Late Miocene of Styria, Austria (Isoptera)
    Michael S Engel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66049 2811, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 96:289-95. 2009
  7. doi request reprint The effects of fossil placement and calibration on divergence times and rates: an example from the termites (Insecta: Isoptera)
    Jessica L Ware
    Division of Invertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, 81 Street and Central Park West, New York, NY 10024, USA
    Arthropod Struct Dev 39:204-19. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Maternally inherited architecture in tertiary leaf beetles: paleoichnology of cryptocephaline fecal cases in Dominican and Baltic amber
    Caroline S Chaboo
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, University of Kansas, 1501 Crestline Drive, Suite 140, Lawrence, KS 66049 2811, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 96:1121-6. 2009
  9. pmc Save Isoptera: a comment on Inward et al
    Nathan Lo
    Behaviour and Genetics of Social Insects Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Biol Lett 3:562-3; discussion 564-5. 2007
  10. pmc Fossil Liposcelididae and the lice ages (Insecta: Psocodea)
    David Grimaldi
    Department of Entomology American Museum of Natural History Central Park West at 79th Street, New York 10024 5192, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:625-33. 2006

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint New light shed on the oldest insect
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Snow Hall, 1460 Jayhawk Blvd, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 7523, USA
    Nature 427:627-30. 2004
    ..Regardless, Rhyniognatha indicates that insects originated in the Silurian period and were members of some of the earliest terrestrial faunas...
  2. doi request reprint Morphologically Specialized Termite Castes and Advanced Sociality in the Early Cretaceous
    Michael S Engel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 4415, USA Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA Division of Invertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 10024 5192, USA Electronic address
    Curr Biol 26:522-30. 2016
    ..These discoveries demonstrate the Mesozoic antiquity of specialized termite caste systems and corroborate that among all social species, termites probably had the original societies. ..
  3. doi request reprint The first Mesozoic microwhip scorpion (Palpigradi): a new genus and species in mid-Cretaceous amber from Myanmar
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, 1501 Crestline Drive Suite 140, Lawrence, KS, 66045 4415, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 103:19. 2016
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Insect evolution
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 4415, USA Electronic address
    Curr Biol 25:R868-72. 2015
    ..It is their evolution - persisting over vast expanses of geological time and inextricably implicated in the diversification of other lineages - that stands as one of the most expansive subjects in biology. ..
  5. doi request reprint A history of entomological classification
    Michael S Engel
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 58:585-607. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint A giant termite from the Late Miocene of Styria, Austria (Isoptera)
    Michael S Engel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66049 2811, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 96:289-95. 2009
    ..The genus is primitive in overall features but shares some similarity with the dampwood termites...
  7. doi request reprint The effects of fossil placement and calibration on divergence times and rates: an example from the termites (Insecta: Isoptera)
    Jessica L Ware
    Division of Invertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, 81 Street and Central Park West, New York, NY 10024, USA
    Arthropod Struct Dev 39:204-19. 2010
    ..Future studies on Dictyoptera should note that the age of Kalotermitidae was underestimated in absence of kalotermitid fossils with fixed ages...
  8. doi request reprint Maternally inherited architecture in tertiary leaf beetles: paleoichnology of cryptocephaline fecal cases in Dominican and Baltic amber
    Caroline S Chaboo
    Division of Entomology, Natural History Museum, University of Kansas, 1501 Crestline Drive, Suite 140, Lawrence, KS 66049 2811, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 96:1121-6. 2009
    ..These fossils are the first and earliest evidence of mother-offspring interaction, building behavior, and fecal recycling in Camptosomata beetles and of inheritance of architectural structures in beetles...
  9. pmc Save Isoptera: a comment on Inward et al
    Nathan Lo
    Behaviour and Genetics of Social Insects Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Biol Lett 3:562-3; discussion 564-5. 2007
  10. pmc Fossil Liposcelididae and the lice ages (Insecta: Psocodea)
    David Grimaldi
    Department of Entomology American Museum of Natural History Central Park West at 79th Street, New York 10024 5192, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:625-33. 2006
    ....