Andy Deans, Ph.D.

Andy Deans, Ph.D.

  • Professor
  • Director of the Frost Entomological Museum
Merkle Lab
University Park, PA 16802

Education

  • PhD - University of Illinois (Entomology)
  • MS - University of Arkansas (Entomology)
  • BA - University of New Mexico (Biology)

Publications

A photographic catalog of Ceraphronoidea types at the Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris (MNHN), with comments on unpublished notes from Paul Dessart
European Journal of Taxonomy, Trietsch, Carolyn, Mikó, István, Deans, Andrew R., 2019

Fat in the Leg: Function of the Expanded Hind Leg in Gasteruptiid Wasps (Hymenoptera: Gasteruptiidae)
INSECT SYSTEMATICS AND DIVERSITY, Miko, Istvan, Rahman, Sarthok, Anzaldo, Salvatore, van de Kamp, Thomas, , Parslow, Ben, Tatamic, Nikolai, Wetherington, Maxwell, Anderson, Julie, Schilder, Rudolf, Ulmer, Jonah, Deans, Andrew, Hines, Heather, 2019

Multi-gene phylogeny and divergence estimations for evaniidae (hymenoptera)
PeerJ, Sharanowski, Barbara J., Peixoto, Leanne, Molin, Anamaria Dal, Deans, Andrew R., 2019

Unique extrication structure in a new megaspilid, Dendrocerus scutellaris Trietsch & Mikó (Hymenoptera
Biodiversity Data Journal, Trietsch, Carolyn, Mikó, István, Notton, David G., Deans, Andrew R., 2018

Ceraphron krogmanni (Hymenoptera
Biodiversity Data Journal, Ulmer, Jonah M., Miko, Istvan, Deans, Andrew R., 2018

The insect collectors' code
American Entomologist, Trietsch, Carolyn, Deans, Andrew R., 2018

A new megaspilid wasp from Eocene Baltic amber (Hymenoptera
PeerJ, Mikó, István, van de Kamp, Thomas, Trietsch, Carolyn, Ulmer, Jonah M., Zuber, Marcus, Baumbach, Tilo, Deans, Andrew R., 2018

Translucent cuticle and setiferous patches in Megaspilidae (Hymenoptera, Ceraphronoidea)
Journal of Hymenoptera Research, Trietsch, Carolyn, Mikó, István, Ulmer, Jonah M., Deans, Andrew R., 2017

Pteroceraphron Dessart new to the USA (Hymenoptera
Biodiversity Data Journal, Mikó, István, Masner, Lubomír, Deans, Andrew Robert, 2016

Malagasy Conostigmus (Hymenoptera
PeerJ, Mikó, István, Trietsch, Carolyn, Sandall, Emily L., Yoder, Matthew Jon, Hines, Heather, Deans, Andrew Robert, 2016

Dendrocerus Mexicali (Hymenoptera, Ceraphronoidea, Megaspilidae)
ZooKeys, Burks, Kyle N., Mikó, István, Deans, Andrew R., 2016

Emerging semantics to link phenotype and environment
PeerJ, Thessen, Anne E., Bunker, Daniel E., Buttigieg, Pier Luigi, Cooper, Laurel D., Dahdul, Wasila M., Domisch, Sami, Franz, Nico M., Jaiswal, Pankaj, Lawrence-Dill, Carolyn J., Midford, Peter E., Mungall, Christopher J., Ramírez, Martin J., Specht, Chelsea D., Vogt, Lars, Vos, Rutger Aldo, Walls, Ramona L., White, Jeffrey W., Zhang, Guanyang, Deans, Andrew R., Huala, Eva, Lewis, Suzanna E., Mabee, Paula M., 2015

Redescription of Conostigmus albovarius Dodd, 1915 (Hymenoptera, Megaspilidae), a metallic ceraphronoid, with the first description of males
Journal of Hymenoptera Research, Trietsch, Carolyn, Deans, Andrew R., Mikó, Istvàn, 2015

Finding Our Way through Phenotypes
PLoS biology, Deans, Andrew Robert, Lewis, Suzanna E., Huala, Eva, Anzaldo, Salvatore S., Ashburner, Michael, Balhoff, James P., Blackburn, David C., Blake, Judith A., Burleigh, J. Gordon, Chanet, Bruno, Cooper, Laurel D., Courtot, Mélanie, Csösz, Sándor, Cui, Hong, Dahdul, Wasila, Das, Sandip, Dececchi, T. Alexander, Dettai, Agnes, Diogo, Rui, Druzinsky, Robert E., Dumontier, Michel, Franz, Nico M., Friedrich, Frank, Gkoutos, George V., Haendel, Melissa, Harmon, Luke J., Hayamizu, Terry F., He, Yongqun, Hines, Heather M., Ibrahim, Nizar, Jackson, Laura M., Jaiswal, Pankaj, James-Zorn, Christina, Köhler, Sebastian, Lecointre, Guillaume, Lapp, Hilmar, Lawrence, Carolyn J., Le Novère, Nicolas, Lundberg, John G., Macklin, James, Mast, Austin R., Midford, Peter E., Miko, Istvan, Mungall, Christopher J., Oellrich, Anika, Osumi-Sutherland, David, Parkinson, Helen, Ramírez, Martín J., Richter, Stefan, Robinson, Peter N., Ruttenberg, Alan, Schulz, Katja S., Segerdell, Erik, Seltmann, Katja C., Sharkey, Michael J., Smith, Aaron D., Smith, Barry, Specht, Chelsea D., Squires, R. Burke, Thacker, Robert W., Thessen, Anne, Fernandez-Triana, Jose, Vihinen, Mauno, Vize, Peter D., Vogt, Lars, Wall, Christine E., Walls, Ramona L., Westerfeld, Monte, Wharton, Robert A., Wirkner, Christian S., Woolley, James B., Yoder, Matthew J., Zorn, Aaron M., Mabee, Paula, 2015

Folding Wings like a Cockroach: A Review of Transverse Wing Folding Ensign Wasps (Hymenoptera: Evaniidae: Afrevania and Trissevania)
PLOS ONE, Miko, Istvan, Copeland, Robert, Balhoff, James, Yoder, Matthew, Deans, Andrew, 2014

The maxillo-labial complex of Sparasion (Hymenoptera, Platygastroidea)
Journal of Hymenoptera Research, Popovici, Ovidiu Alin, Mikó, István, Seltmann, Katja C., Deans, Andrew R., 2014

Matching arthropod anatomy ontologies to the Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology
Database, Bertone, Matthew A., Miko, Istvan, Yoder, Matthew J., Seltmann, Katja C., Balhoff, James P., Deans, Andrew Robert, 2013

Morphology and function of the ovipositor mechanism in Ceraphronoidea (Hymenoptera, Apocrita)
Journal of Hymenoptera Research, Ernst, Andrew F., Mikó, István, Deans, Andrew R., 2013

A semantic model for species description applied to the ensign wasps (Hymenoptera
Systematic Biology, Balhoff, James P., Mikó, István, Yoder, Matthew J., Mullins, Patricia L., Deans, Andrew R., 2013

Order hymenoptera
Zootaxa, Aguiar, Alexandre P., Deans, Andrew R., Engel, Michael S., Forshage, Mattias, Huber, John T., Jennings, John T., Johnson, Norman F., Lelej, Arkady S., Longino, John T., Lohrmann, Volker, Mikó, István, Ohl, Michael, Rasmussen, Claus, Taeger, Andreas, Yu, Dicky Sick Ki, 2013

Utilizing Descriptive Statements from the Biodiversity Heritage Library to Expand the Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology
PloS one, Seltmann, Katja C., Pénzes, Zsolt, Yoder, Matthew J., Bertone, Matthew A., Deans, Andrew R., 2013

Male terminalia of Ceraphronoidea: morphological diversity in an otherwise monotonous taxon
INSECT SYSTEMATICS & EVOLUTION, Miko, Istvan, Masner, Lubomir, Johannes, Eva, Yoder, Matthew, Deans, Andrew, 2013

Results and insights from the NCSU insect museum gigapan project
ZooKeys, Bertone, Matthew A., Blinn, Robert L., Stanfield, Tanner M., Dew, Kelly J., Seltmann, Katja C., Deans, Andrew R., 2012

A hymenopterists' guide to the Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology
Journal of Hymenoptera Research, Seltmann, Katja C., Yoder, Matthew J., Mikó, István, Forshage, Mattias, Bertone, Matthew A., Agosti, Donat, Austin, Andrew D., Balhoff, James P., Borowiec, Marek L., Brady, Seán G., Broad, Gavin R., XBrothers, Gavin R., Burks, Roger A., Buffington, Matthew L., Campbell, Heather M., Dew, Kelly J., Ernst, Andrew F., Fernández-Triana, José L., Gates, Michael W., Gibson, Gary A.P., Jennings, John T., Johnson, Norman F., Karlsson, Dave, Kawada, Ricardo, Krogmann, Lars, Kula, Robert R., Mullins, Patricia L., Ohl, Michael, Rasmussen, Claus, Ronquist, Fredrik, Schulmeister, Susanne, Sharkey, Michael J., Talamas, Elijah, Tucker, Erika, Vilhelmsen, Lars, Ward, Philip S., Wharton, Robert A., Deans, Andrew R., 2012

Phylogenetic relationships among superfamilies of Hymenoptera
Cladistics, Sharkey, Michael J., Carpenter, James M., Vilhelmsen, Lars, Heraty, John, Liljeblad, Johan, Dowling, Ashley P.G., Schulmeister, Susanne, Murray, Debra, Deans, Andrew R., Ronquist, Fredrik, Krogmann, Lars, Wheeler, Ward C., 2012

On dorsal prothoracic appendages in treehoppers (Hemiptera
PloS one, Miko, Istvan, Friedrich, Frank, Yoder, Matthew J., Hines, Heather M., Deitz, Lewis L., Bertone, Matthew A., Seltmann, Katja C., Wallace, Matthew S., Deans, Andrew Robert, 2012

A revision of Evaniscus (Hymenoptera, Evaniidae) using Ontology-based semantic phenotype annotation
ZooKeys, Mullins, Patricia L., Kawada, Ricardo, Balhoff, James P., Deans, Andrew R., 2012

Multi-species anatomy ontology development requires a pluralist approach to label-class mapping
CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Mikó, István, Yoder, Matthew J., Bertone, Matthew A., Seltmann, Katja C., Deans, Andrew R., 2011

World revision of Xenomerus Walker (Hymenoptera
Zootaxa, Mikó, I., Masner, L., Deans, A. R., 2010

A gross anatomy ontology for hymenoptera
PloS one, Yoder, Matthew J., Mikó, István, Seltmann, Katja C., Bertone, Matthew A., Deans, Andrew R., 2010