Sarnat, EM & EP Economo (2012) The ants of Fiji. University of California Press Publication in Entomology 132: iii-viii; 1-384. [pdf]

Research Publications

Economo EP, M Janda, B Guénard, EM Sarnat (2016) Assembling a species–area curve through colonization, speciation and human-mediated introduction. Journal of Biogeography. doi:10.1111/jbi.12884 [pdf]

Fischer G, EM Sarnat, EP Economo (2016) Revision and Microtomography of the Pheidole knowlesi Group, an Endemic Ant Radiation in Fiji (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae). PLoS ONE 11: e0158544. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0158544 [pdf]

Sarnat EM, G Fischer, EP Economo (2016) Inordinate Spinescence: Taxonomic Revision and Microtomography of the Pheidole cervicornis Species Group (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). PLoS ONE 11: e0156709. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0156709 [pdf]

Sarnat EM, Fischer G, Guénard B, Economo EP (2015) Introduced Pheidole of the world: taxonomy, biology and distribution. ZooKeys 543: 1-109.doi: 10.3897/zookeys.543.6050 [pdf]

Economo, EP, EM Sarnat, M Janda, R Clouse, P Klimov, G Fischer, BD Blanchard, LN Ramirez, A Andersen, M Berman, B Guénard, A Lucky, C Rabeling, EO Wilson, LL Knowles (2015) Breaking out of biogeographic modules: range expansion and taxon cycles in Indo-Pacific Pheidole. Journal of Biogeography 42: 2289-2301. doi: 10.1111/jbi.12592 [pdf]

Hita Garcia F, EM Sarnat, EP Economo (2015) Revision of the ant genus Proceratium Roger (Hymenoptera, Proceratiinae) in Fiji. ZooKeys 475: 97-112. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.475.8761 [pdf]

Economo EP, K Pavel, EM Sarnat, B Guenard, M Weiser, B Lecroq & LL Knowles (2015) Global phylogenetic structure of a hyperdiverse radiation reveals the convergent evolution of macroecological patterns. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 1798: 1-10. [pdf]

Clouse RM, M Janda, B Blanchard, P Sharma, BD Hoffman, AN Anderson, JE Czekanski-Moir, P Krushelnycky, C Rabeling, EP Economo, EM Sarnat, CW Ward (2014) Molecular phylogeny of a widespread ant group reveals waves of dispersal and colonization into and out of the Pacific. Cladistics. (Online early version). [pdf]

Sarnat EM, C Rabeling, EP Economo & EO Wilson (2014) First record of a species from the New World Pheidole flavens-complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) introduced to the southwestern Pacific. Bioinvasions Records 3: 301-307. [pdf]

Sarnat EM, Economo EP (2013) Pristomyrmex tsujii sp. n. and P. mandibularis Mann (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Fiji. ZooKeys 340: 43-61. [pdf]

Sarnat, EM, Blanchard, B Guénard, JB Fasi, & EP Economo (2013) Checklist of the ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of the Solomon Islands and a new survey of Makira Island. Zookeys, 257: 47-88. [pdf]

Sarnat, EM & AV Suarez. 2012. Antkey. University of Illinois and Identification Technology Program, CPHST, PPQ, APHIS, USDA. <>

Economo, EP & EM Sarnat (2012) Revisiting the ants of Melanesia and the taxon cycle: historical and human-mediated invasions of a tropical archipelago. American Naturalist, 180, E1-E16. (Presidential award from ASN for best paper of 2012 in Am. Nat.) [pdf]

Sarnat, EM (2011) Ant identification in cyberspace: tools, applications and challenges. American Entomologist, 57, 227-230. [pdf]

Lucky, A, EM Sarnat & LE Alonso (2011) Survey of the ants of the Muller Range of Papua New Guinea. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 60: 45-53.

Lucky, A, K Sagata & EM Sarnat (2011) Survey of the ants of the Nakanai Mountains of East New Britain, Papua New Guinea. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 60: 158-157.

Sarnat, EM & CS Moreau (2011) Biogeography and morphological evolution of a Pacific island ant radiation. Molecular Ecology 20:114-130. [pdf]

Lucky, A & EM Sarnat (2010) Biogeography and diversification of the Pacific ant genus Lordomyrma Emery. Journal of Biogeography 37: 624-634. [pdf]

Sarnat, EM (Dec. 4th, 2008) PIAkey: Identification guide to invasive ants of the Pacific Islands, Edition 2.0, Lucid v. 3.4. USDA/APHIS/PPQ Center for Plant Health Science and Technology and University of California — Davis. []

Sarnat, EM (2008) A taxonomic revision of the Pheidole roosevelti-group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Fiji. Zootaxa 1767:1-36. [pdf]

Sarnat, EM (2008) Fire ant workshop and surveillance final technical report. Wildlife Conservation Society, Suva, Fiji. 33 p. plus appendices. [pdf]

Lucky, A & EM Sarnat (2007) New species of Lordomyrma (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Southeast Asia and Fiji. Zootaxa 1681: 37-46. [pdf]

Evenhuis, NL, EM Sarnat, M Tokota`a (2007) A new genus and species of sciarid ant guest from Fiji (Diptera: Sciaridae). In: Evenhuis, N.L. & Bickel, D.J. (eds.), Fiji Arthropods. IX. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 94: 3-10.

Sarnat, EM (2006) Lordomyrma (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of the Fiji Islands. In: Evenhuis, N.L. & Bickel, D.J. (eds.), Fiji Arthropods. IX.Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 90: 9-42. [pdf]

Sarr, D, D Odion, B Truitt, E Beever, S Shafer, A Duff, S Smith, W Bunn, J Rocchio, E Sarnat, J Alexander & S Jessup (2004) Vital Signs Monitoring Plan for the Klamath Network: Phase I Report. Klamath Network-National Park Service, Ashland, OR. 96 p. plus appendices.

Suarez, AV, M Benard, N.D. Tsutsui, TA Blackledge, K Copren, EM Sarnat, AL Wild, WM Getz, PT Starks, K Will, PJ Palsbøll, ME Hauber, C Moritz & AD Richman (2002) Correspondence: Conflicts around a study of Mexican crops. Nature 417:897.

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