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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

1991
McCabe, T.L., 1991. Atlas of Adirondack Caterpillars: With a Host List, Rearing Notes and a Selected Bibliography of Works Depicting Caterpillars, New York State Museum Bulletin. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.
1990
1989
McCabe, T.L., Wagner, D.L., 1989. The Biology of Sthenopis auratus (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 97, 1-10.
1988
1985
McCabe, T.L., 1985. The Natural History of Oncocnemis piffardi (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 93, 1027-1031.