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Staff :: Dr. Timothy L. McCabe

Name:
McCabe, Dr. Timothy L. McCabe, Dr. Timothy L.
Title:
Curator of Entomology, State Entomologist
Phone:
(518) 486-2006
E-Mail:
timothy.mccabe@nysed.gov
Specialties:
Insect curation, natural history and systematics of caterpillars
Departments:
Research & Collections :: Collections :: Biology
Research & Collections :: Research :: Biology


Publications(Click to Expand):
 
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McCabe, T. L. 2011. The Plant Gall Collection. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 6(4):14-15.

McCabe, T. L. 2010. The Karner Blue Butterfly. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 6(1):16.

McCabe, T. L. 2009. Purple Butterflies: One Species or Two?. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 4(4):16.

Lafontaine, J. D., Dickel, T. S., Schweitzer, D. F., McCabe, T. L., and Metlevski, J. 2009. Taxonomy and Identification of Phoberia species (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Catocalinae). Lepidoptera Novae 1(3-4):103-108.

Wagner, D. L., and McCabe, T. L. 2008. Larva of Abablemma (Noctuidae) with Notes on Algivory and Lichenivory in Macrolepidoptera. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 101(1):40-52.

Stegemann, E., and McCabe, T. 2005. A Sampler of Butterflies and Moths in New York State. The Conservationist 59(6):15-18.

McCabe, T. L. 2005. From the Collections: The Entomology Collection. Members Update 16(1):5.

McCabe, T. L., and Stegemann, E. 2003. Backyard Bugs. The Conservationist 56(6):15-18.

McCabe, T. L., Patterson, W. D., and DeBenedictis, J. 2002. Pseudobryomima fallax (Hampson) and P. muscosa (Hampson)(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Leaf-mining Noctuids on Ferns. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 104:505-509.

McCabe, T. L. 2001. Nycteola frigidana Walker (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Sarrothripinae) Reported at an Unorthodox Bait. Journal of the Lepidopterist's Society 55:120.

McCabe, T. L., and Vargas, V. 1998. The Larva of Hypena manalis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Hypeninae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 106(2/3):109-113.

McCabe, T. L. 1996. The Biology Of Nola Pustulata (Walker) (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae Nolinae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 104:79-82.

McCabe, T. L., and Weber, C. N. 1994. The Robber Flies (Diptera: Asilidae) of the Albany Pinebush. The Great Lakes Entomologist 27:157-159.

McCabe, T. L. 1992. A Revision of the Genus Hypsoropha H´┐╝bner (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Ophiderinae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 100(2):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.

McCabe, T. L., and Schweitzer, D. F. 1991. Rhizedra lutosa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Newly Introduced to North America. Entomological News 102:130-132.

Adams, M. S., and McCabe, T. L. 1990. The Identity of a 'Lost Species': Cerma galva Strecker, 1898 (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 98(1):32-34.

McCabe, T. L., and Wagner, D. L. 1989. The Biology of Sthenopis auratus (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 97:1-10.

McCabe, T. L. 1988. Dipterous Parasitoids From the Adults of Moths (Lepidoptera). Entomological News 109:325-328.

McCabe, T. L. 1988. Larval Hosts of Anaplectoides and Aplectoides with Notes on Their Biology(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 96:1-6.

McCabe, T. L. 1985. An Annotated List of Pine Bush Caddis (Insecta: Trichoptera). Skenectada 3:17-18.

McCabe, T. L., and Huether, J. P. 1985. An Annotated List of Pine Bush Cerambycidae (Insecta: Coleoptera). :. Skenectada 3:19-23.

McCabe, T. L. 1985. The Natural History of Oncocnemis piffardi (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 93(2):1027-1031.

McCabe, T. L., and Godfrey, G. L. 1982. Larval Morphology and Phylogeny of Trichordestra tacoma (Strecker) (Noctuidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 90(3):142-146.

McCabe, T. L., and Sheviak, C. J. 1981. Platanthera cristata (Michx.) Lindl., A New Host for the Red-banded Leaf Roller. Proceedings of the New York Entomological Society 88:197-198.

McCabe, T. L., and Teale, S. A. 1981. The Biology of Oxyporus lateralis Gravenhorst (Staphylinidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 35(3):281-285.

McCabe, T. L. 1981. The Larva of Agrotis volubilis Harvey (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 89(2):59-64.

McCabe, T. L., and Sheviak, C. J. 1980. Platanthera cristata (Michx.) Lindl., a New Host for the Red-Banded Leaf Roller. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 88(3):197-198.

McCabe, T. L., and Johnson, L. M. 1979. Larva of Calopteron terminale (Say) with additional notes on adults behavior (Coleoptera, Lycidae). New York Entomological Society 87:283-288.

McCabe, T. L., and Johnson, L. M. 1979. The Biology of Platycis sculptilis (Say) (Coleoptera, Lycidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 33:297-302.

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Rittner, D., and T. McCabe. 2004. Encyclopedia of Biology. Facts on File, Inc., New York, New York.

Wagner, D., D. Ferguson, and T. L. McCabe. 2001. Geometroid caterpillars of Northeastern and Appalachian Forests. Forest Service Circular FHTET-20. United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C..

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 470. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 1980. Reclassification of the Polia Complex for North America (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). New York State Museum Bulletin 432. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L., and L. Lewis Johnson. 1980. Catalogue of the Types in the New York State Museum Insect Collection. New York State Museum Bulletin 434. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

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McCabe, T. L. 2004. Sasafras and Its Lepidopteran Cohorts, or Bigger and Better Caterpillars Through Chemistry. In Encyclopedia of Biology, edited by D. Rittner, and T. L. McCabe, pp. 202-203. Facts on File, Inc., New York, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 2003. Class Insecta: Order Lepidoptera. In Natural History of the Albany Pine Bush. New York State Museum Bulletin 502, edited by J. K. Barnes, pp. 204-215. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 1995. The Changing Insect Fauna of Albanys Pine Barrens. In Our Living Resources: A Report to the Nation on the Distribution, Abundance, and Health of US Plants, Animals, and Ecosystems, edited by E. T. LaRoe, G. S. Farris, C. E. Puckett, P. D. Doran, and M. J. Mac, pp. 166-168. US Dept. Int., National Biological Survey, Westport, D. C..

McCabe, T. L. 1995. The Changing Insect Fauna of Albany's Pine Barrens. In Our Living Resources: A Report to the Nation on the Distribution, Abundance, and Health of U.S. Plants, Animals, and Ecosystems, edited by E. T. LaRoe, G. S. Farris, C. E. Puckett, D. P. Doran, and M. J. Mac, pp. 166-168. U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C..

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McCabe, T. L. 2014 New York State Wildlife Grant T 17: Baseline Survey of Lepidoptera Species of Greatest Conservation Need. 2014 Final Report. Report prepared for New York State Deparment of Environmental Conservation, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 2014 New York State Wildlife Grant T 17: Baseline Survey of Lepidoptera Species of Greatest Conservation Need. 2014 Quarterly Report (1st Quarter). Report prepared for New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 2014 New York State Wildlife Grant T 17: Baseline Survey of Lepidoptera Species of Greatest Conservation Need. 2014 Quarterly Report (2nd Quarter). Report prepared for New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 2008 NYS Lepidoptera Species of Special Concern at Minnewaska State Preserve: Zale curema, Polypogon martha, Apharetra dentata, Glena cognataria. Report prepared for New York State Natural Heritage Program, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 2005 Insect Biodiversity of a Jack Pine Barrens, An Interim Report. Report prepared for Biodiversity Research Institute, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L. 2005 Jack Pine Lepidoptera Survey. April - June 2005 Update. Report prepared for Biodiversity Research Institute, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L., and G. Dievendorf 2003 Insect Survey, Investigator's Annual Report, Virgin Islands National Park, St. John (Research permit: VIIS-2001-SCI-0012). Report prepared for .

McCabe, T. L., and J. Yrizarry 2003 Sterling Forest Entomological Faunal Survey for 2000-2001. Report prepared for New York State Biodiversity Research Institute, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L., and G. Dievendorf 2002 Insect Survey, Virgin Islands National Park, St. John (Research permit 99-14). Report prepared for U. S. National Park Service, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T.L., and J. Yrizarry 2002 Sterling Forest Lepidoptera Faunal Survey for 2000-2001. Report prepared for New York State Biodiversity Research Institute, Albany, New York.

McCabe, T. L., C. Meyer, C. Weber, and L. Higgins 1993 Albany Pine Bush Project 1991-1992 Entomological Report. Report prepared for Eastern New York Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, Albany, New York.

Meyer, A. M., and T. L. McCabe 1993 Albany Pine Bush Project. Karner Blue Butterfly report. Report prepared for The Nature Conservancy.

Higgins, L. E., T. L. McCabe, A. Meyer, and M. Rusch 1991 Albany Pine Bush Preserve--1991 Entomological Report. Report prepared for The Nature Conservancy and the City of Albany, NY, Albany, New York.

Publications for Sale:
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McCabe, T.L. A Reclassification of the Polia Complex for North America (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Bulletin No. 432.  141 pp., 210 figs., 2 tbls., 2 maps. 1980

Johnson, L M, and T L McCabe. Catalogue of the Types in the New York State Museum Insect Collection. Bulletin No. 434.  38 pp. 1980

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