Bennett, Andrew, Ph.D.

Research Scientist, Unit Curator of Hymenoptera


Contact Information:

960 Carling Ave
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0C6
Telephone: 613-759-1900
Fax: 613-759-1927
Email: andrew.bennett@agr.gc.ca

Areas of Expertise:

  • agriotypus
  • faunistics
  • systematics
  • taxonomy
  • classification of hymenoptera
  • evolutionary relationships
  • tryphoninae
  • biodiversity
  • biocontrol
  • insect pests
  • curation of ichneumonidae
  • parasitoid wasps
  • ichneumonid parasitoids of Choristoneura
  • aquatic Hymenoptera
  • canadian national collection of insects
  • arachnids and nematodes (cnc)
  • ichneumonidae
  • entomology

Current Projects:

  • Develop Systematic Knowledge of Arthropod Pests, Beneficial Arthropods, and Environmentally Sensitive Arthropods
  • Develop a National Arthropod Information system Through the Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids & Nematodes, Provision of Expert Identification, Consultation & Training

Affiliations:

  • Board of Directors, American Entomological Institute
  • Associate Editor, Journal of the Entomological Society of Ontario
  • Secretary and Treasurer, CanaColl Foundation
  • Member, Entomological Society of Canada
  • Member, Entomological Society of Ontario
  • Member, International Society of Hymenopterists

Research Publications:

The links below lead to abstracts with access to full text.

2015

  • Bennett, A.M.R. (2015). "Revision of the world genera of Tryphoninae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae).", Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute, 86, pp. 1-387.

2014

  • Bennett, A.M.R. and Barnes, D.I. (2014). "Revision of the world species of Chiloplatys (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Tryphoninae).", Proceedings of the Russian Entomological Society, 85, pp. 19-62.

2013

2011

2009

Other Science Related Publications:

2013

  • Bennett, A.M.R. (2013). "Phylogenetics and natural history of the subfamily Tryphoninae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae).", Entomological Society of British Columbia, 2013 Annual Meeting, Pacific Forestry Centre, Victoria, B.C., Canada, November 1-2, 2013.
  • Bennett, A.M.R., Cardinal, S., Gauld, I.D., and Wahl, D.B. (2013). "Morphological and molecular phylogeny of the subfamilies of Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera).", Biosyst EU 2013. 2nd meeting of the Federation of European Biological Systematic Societies, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, February 18-22, 2013.
  • Bennett, A.M.R., Cardinal, S., Gauld, I.D., and Wahl, D.B. (2013). "Phylogeny of the Ichneumonidae.", Entomological Society of America (ESA) 61st Annual Meeting, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX, USA, November 10-13, 2013.

2012

  • Timms, L.L., Bennett, A.M.R., Buddle, C.M., and Wheeler, T.A. (2012). "Abiotic and biotic determinants of ichneumonid diversity in northern Canada.", Entomological Society of Canada 2012 Annual Meeting, Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel, Edmonton, AB, Canada, November 3-7, 2012.

2011

  • Bennett, A.M.R. (2011). "Review of the aquatic Hymenoptera of the world.", Entomological Society of America (ESA) 59th Annual Meeting, Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, NV, USA, November 13-16, 2011.
  • Timms, L.L., Bennett, A.M.R., Buddle, C.M., and Wheeler, T.A. (2011). "Diversity in a sensitive Arctic envivonment: comparing communities of Ichneumonidae on Ellesmere Island over five decades.", Entomological Society of America (ESA) 59th Annual Meeting, Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, NV, USA, November 13-16, 2011.

2009

  • Bennett, A.M.R. (2009). "(Not) everyone’s a critic.", Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 41(3), pp. 105-106.
  • Bennett, A.M.R. (2009). "It's a dirty Ento-job….", Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 41(2), pp. 55-56.
  • Bennett, A.M.R. (2009). "On a wing and a prayer.", Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 41(1), pp. 3-5.
  • Bennett, A.M.R. (2009). "The good ship ento-pop.", Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Canada, 41(4), pp. 159-161.
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