Publications:

pdf file Adams, RMM, §Liberti, J, §Illum, A, Jones, TH, Nash, D, Boomsma, J J (2013) Chemically armed mercenary ants protect fungus-farming societies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 110(39): 15752-7.

*Boudinot, BE, §Sumnicht, TP, Adams, RMM (2013) Central American ants of the genus Megalomyrmex Forel (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): six new species and keys to workers and males. Zootaxa 3732(1):1–82. For a reprint: rmmadams@gmail.com

pdf file Adams RMM, *Shah K, §Antonov LD, Mueller UM (2012) Fitness consequences of nest infiltration by the mutualist-exploiter Megalomyrmex adamsae. Ecological Entomology 37: 453–462

pdf file Jones TH, Adams RMM, Spande TF, Garraffo HM, Kaneko T, Schultz TR (2012) Histrionicotoxin alkaloids finally detected in an ant. Journal of Natural Products 75:1930–1936

pdf file Adams RMM, Jones TH, *Jeter AW, §De Fine Licht HH, Schultz TR, Nash DR (2012) A comparative study of exocrine gland chemistry in Trachymyrmex and Sericomyrmex fungus-growing ants. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 40 (2012) 91–97

pdf file Adams RMM, Jones TH, *Jeter AW (2010) Male specific tyramids from three additional myrmicine genera. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 38:454-456

pdf file Adams RMM and Longino J (2007) Nesting biology of the arboreal fungus-growing ant Cyphomyrmex cornutus and its social parasite Megalomyrmex mondabora. Insectes Sociaux 54(2):136-143

pdf file Villesen P, Mueller UG, Schultz TR, Adams RMM, *Bouck AC (2004) Evolution of ant-cultivar specialization and cultivar switching in Apterostigma fungus-growing ants. Evolution 58(10):2252-2265

pdf file Mueller UG, *Poulin J, Adams RMM (2004) Symbiont choice in a fungus-growing and (Attine, Formicidae). Behavioral Ecology 15(2):357-364

pdf file Dearborn D, Schreiber BA, Anders A, Adams RMM, Mueller UG (2003). Inter-island movements and population differentiation in a pelagic seabird. Molecular Ecology 12(10):2835-2843

pdf file Forbes SH, Adams RMM, *Bitney C, Kukuk PF (2002) Extended parental care in communal social groups. Journal of Insect Science 2(2):1-6

pdf file *Green AM, Mueller UG, Adams RMM (2002) Extensive exchange of fungal cultivars between sympatric species of fungus-growing ants. Molecular Ecology 11:191-195

pdf file Pröhl H, Mueller UG, Ryan MJ, Adams RMM, Rand S (2002) Microsatellite on Frogs Polymerase chain reaction primers for polymorphic microsatellite loci from the túngara frog Physalaemus pustulosus. Molecular Ecology Notes 2:341-343

pdf file Schultz TR, *Solomon SA, Mueller UG, Villesen P, Boomsma JJ, Adams RMM, Norden B (2002) Cryptic speciation in the fungus-growing ant Cyphomyrmex longiscapus Weber and Cyphomyrmex muelleri Schultz and Solomon, new species (Formicidae: Attini). Insectes Sociaux 49:331-343

pdf file Mueller UG, Schultz TR, Currie CR, Adams RMM, Malloch D (2001) The origin of the attine ant-fungus mutualism. The Quarterly Review of Biology 76:169-197

pdf file Adams RMM, Mueller UG, *Holloway AK, *Green AM, *Narozniak J (2000) Garden sharing and garden stealing in fungus-growing ants. Naturwissenschaften 87:491-493

pdf file Adams RMM, Mueller UG, Schultz TR, Norden B (2000) Agro-predation: usurpation of attine fungus gardens by Megalomyrmex ants. Naturwissenschaften 87:549-554

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