Bousquet, Yves, Ph.D.

Research Scientist

Contact Information:

960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0C6
Telephone: 613-759-1809
Fax: 613-759-1927

Areas of Expertise:

  • Coleopters Carabidae, Histeridae and several families of Cucujoid

Current Projects:

  • Develop Systematic Knowledge of Arthropod Pests, Beneficial Arthropods, and Environmentally Sensitive Arthropods
  • Assess Interactions and Impacts Between Invasive Alien Species, Agricultural Practices and Arthropod Biodiversity
  • Develop a National Arthropod Information system Through the Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids & Nematodes, Provision of Expert Identification, Consultation & Training

Research Publications:

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






  • Bouchard, P., Bousquet, Y., Davies, A.E., Alonso-Zarazaga, M.A., Lawrence, J.F., Lyal, C.H.C., Newton, A.F., Reid, C.A.M., Schmitt, M., Ślipiński, S.A., and Smith, A.B.T. (2011). "Family-Group Names in Coleoptera (Insecta).", ZooKeys, 88, pp. 1-972. doi : 10.3897/zookeys.88.807



Other Science Related Publications:


  • Bouchard, P. and Bousquet, Y. (2011). "Tenebrionidae of Canada and Alaska.", 59th Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, NV, USA, November 13-16, 2011. (Presentation)
  • Bouchard, P., Bousquet, Y., Davies, A.E., Alonso-Zarazaga, M.A., Lyal, C.H.C., Newton, A.F., and Smith, A.B.T. (2011). "Towards a complete list of family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta) with comments on dates of publication.", Special meeting of the Society for the History of Natural History, the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature and the Linnean Society of London: Anchoring Biodiversity Information: From Sherborn to the 21st century and beyond, The Natural History Museum, London, UK, October 28, 2011. (Poster)
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