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Dr. Timothy McCabe

Curator of Entomology, State Entomologist
518-486-2006

Ph.D., Entomology (taxonomy), 1976, Cornell University
M.S., Entomology (taxonomy), 1974, North Dakota State University
B.S., Entomology, 1973, North Dakota State University
Undergraduate, biology major, 1969-1972, Moorhead State University, Minnesota

My research focuses on taxonomy and biology of the Lepidoptera, and the monitoring of rare and endangered species.  To augment the coverage of the NYSM collections, I do surveys of regions that have never been entomologically investigated.

Publications

2001
1998
McCabe, T.L., Vargas, V., 1998. The Larva of Hypena manalis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Hypeninae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 106, 109-113.
1996
McCabe, T.L., 1996. The Biology Of Nola Pustulata (Walker) (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae Nolinae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 104, 79-82.
1995
McCabe, T.L., 1995. The Changing Insect Fauna of Albany's Pine Barrens, in: LaRoe, E.T., Farris, G.S., Puckett, C.E., Doran, D.P., Mac, M.J. (Eds.), Our Living Resources: A Report To The Nation On The Distribution, Abundance, And Health Of U.s. Plants, Animals, And Ecosystems. U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C., pp. 166-168.
McCabe, T.L., 1995. The Changing Insect Fauna of Albanys Pine Barrens, in: LaRoe, E.T., Farris, G.S., Puckett, C.E., Doran, P.D., Mac, M.J. (Eds.), Our Living Resources: A Report To The Nation On The Distribution, Abundance, And Health Of Us Plants, Animals, And Ecosystems. US Dept. Int., National Biological Survey, Westport, D. C., pp. 166-168.
1994
1993
1992
McCabe, T.L., 1992. A Revision of the Genus Hypsoropha Hübner (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Ophiderinae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 100, 273-285.
McCabe, T.L., 1992. Caribbean Horama (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae:. Ctenuchinae) With New Species and Notes on Mimicry. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 94, 243-248.