Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Raymond Gagne

Adjunct Scientist (Emeritus, USDA/SEL)
Department / Division
Research Interests

Systematics of gall midges (Cecidomyiidae)

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Publications
  • Gagne, Raymond J. 2018. "The Gall Midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) of Mountainmints, Pycnanthemum Spp. (Lamiaceae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 748–778. 120, (4), WASHINGTON; SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION DEPT ENTOMOLOGY, WASHINGTON, DC 20560 USA: ENTOMOL SOC WASHINGTON. https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797.120.4.748.
  • Gagne, Raymond J., Kim, Jung Wook, Uechi, Nami, and Yukawa, Junichi. 2018. "A New Pest Asphondylia (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Grape Berries (Vitaceae) in Southwestern North America with Descriptive Notes on the Genus." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 779–790. 120, (4), Washington, DC: Entomological Society of Washington. https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797.120.4.779.
  • Gagne, Raymond J., Manuel Ley-Lopez, Juan, and Hanson, Paul E. 2018. "First New World Record of a Gall Midge from Palms: A New Species of Contarinia (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from Geonoma Cuneata in Costa Rica." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 51–61. 120, (1), WASHINGTON; SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION DEPT ENTOMOLOGY, WASHINGTON, DC 20560 USA: ENTOMOL SOC WASHINGTON. https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797.120.1.51.
  • Gardner, Elliot M., Gagne, Raymond J., Kendra, Paul E., Montgomery, Wayne S., Raguso, Robert A., McNeil, Tashina T., and Zerega, Nyree J. C. 2018. "A Flower in Fruit's Clothing: Pollination of Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus, Moraceae) by a New Species of Gall Midge, Clinodiplosis ultracrepidata sp nov (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)." International journal of plant sciences, 350–367. 179, (5), CHICAGO; 1427 E 60TH ST, CHICAGO, IL 60637-2954 USA: UNIV CHICAGO PRESS. https://doi.org/10.1086/697115.
  • Gagne, Raymond J. 2016. "A New Genus and Species of Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) from Leaf Blister Galls on Ribes (Grossulariaceae) in North America." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 354–362. 118, (3), WASHINGTON; SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION DEPT ENTOMOLOGY, WASHINGTON, DC 20560 USA: ENTOMOL SOC WASHINGTON. https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797.118.3.354.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2016. "Anthodiplosis eutrochii, n. sp. (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), the Flower-Bud Gallmaker of Joe Pye Weed in North America." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 27–36. 118, (1), https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797.118.1.27.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2016. "Three new genera and three new species of Nearctic Lasiopteridi (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae: Cecidomyiinae) from Asteraceae and Caprifoliaceae, and the tribe Rhopalomyiini subsumed under Oligotrophini." Zootaxa, 403–418. 4158, (3), https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4158.3.6.
  • Kolesik, Peter and Gagne, Raymond J. 2016. "Revision of early taxa of Australian gall midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)." Zootaxa, 301–338. 4205, (4), Auckland: Magnolia Press. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4205.4.1.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Etienne, Jean. 2015. "Three new genera and three new species of Lasiopteridi (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Rubiaceae from Guadeloupe, French West Indies, and a key to genera of Neotropical Lasiopteridi unplaced to tribe." Zootaxa, 511–526. 4028, (4), Auckland: Magnolia Press. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4028.4.3.
  • LÓpez, J. Manuel Perilla, Johnson, Paul J., Gagné, Raymond J., and Boe, Arvid. 2015. "A new species of Stenodiplosis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Spartina grasses (Poaceae) with notes on its biology and its parasitoid Tetrastichus bromi (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae)." Zootaxa, 115–124. 4057, (1), Auckland: Magnolia Press. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4057.1.7.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2014. [Book review] "The Porricondylinae of Seweden, with notes on extralimital species." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 116 (2) 371–372.
  • Gagné, Raymond J., Barosh, Theresa, and Kephart, Susan. 2014. "A new species of Dasineura Rondani (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in flower galls of Camassia (Asparagaceae; Agavoideae) in the Pacific Northwest, USA." Zootaxa, 271–278. 3900, (2), Auckland: Magnolia Press. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3900.2.7.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Graney, Lorraine. 2014. "Piceacecis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), a new genus for a non-native pest of Norway spruce from Europe and its North American relative." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 378–393. 116, (4),
  • Gagne, Raymond J. and Jaschhof, Mathias. 2014. A Catalog of the Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) of the World. Washington, DC: United States Department of Agriculture.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2013. "Four new genera of Nearctic Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) for species previously incorrectly placed." Zootaxa, 148–158. 3701, (2), Magnolia Press. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3701.2.2.
  • Gagne, Raymond J. and Doganlar, M. 2013. "A new species of Celticecis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Celtis caucasica (Cannabaceae)from Turkey." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 311–315. 115, (4), Entomological Society of Washington. https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797.115.4.311.
  • Gagne, Raymond J. and Moser, John C. 2013. "The North American gall midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Of hackberries (Cannabaceae: Celtis spp.)." Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 1–103. 49, The American Entomological Society.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2009. "Taxonomy of Janetiella Thymi (Kieffer) (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) and of the Species Formerly in Janetiella that Feed on Vitis (Vitaceae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 399–409. 111, (2), WASHINGTON; SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION DEPT ENTOMOLOGY, WASHINGTON, DC 20560 USA: ENTOMOL SOC WASHINGTON. https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797-111.2.399.
  • Gagné, Raymond J., Wright, Susan A., Purcell, Matthew F., Brown, Bradley T., Pratt, Paul D., and Center, Ted D. 2009. "Description of the Larva of Lophodiplosis Trifida, an Australian Gall Midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) and Biocontrol Agent of Paperbark in Florida, USA." The Florida Entomologist, 593–597. 92, (4), Winter Haven, Florida: Florida Entomological Society. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.092.0410.
  • Muratori, Frédéric B., Gagné, Raymond J., and Messing, Russell H. 2009. "Ecological traits of a new aphid parasitoid, Endaphis fugitiva (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), and its potential for biological control of the banana aphid, Pentalonia nigronervosa (Hemiptera: Aphididae)." Biological Control, 185–193. 50, (2), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2009.04.007.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2008. "Donald Morgan Anderson 1930-2005 - Obituary." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 263–264. 110, (1), WASHINGTON; SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION DEPT ENTOMOLOGY, WASHINGTON, DC 20560 USA: ENTOMOL SOC WASHINGTON. https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797-110.1.263.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Hibbard, Kenneth L. 2008. "New species of Cecidomyia (Diptera : Cecidomyiidae) feeding on resin of baldcypress." The Florida Entomologist, 431–435. 91, (3), Winter Haven, Florida: Florida Entomological Society. https://doi.org/10.1653/0015-4040(2008)91[431:ANSOCD]2.0.CO.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Menjivar, R. 2008. "A new species of Schizomyia (Diptera : Cecidomyiidae), a pest of Fernaldia pandurata (Apocynaceae) in Central America." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 284–291. 110, (2), WASHINGTON; SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION DEPT ENTOMOLOGY, WASHINGTON, DC 20560 USA: ENTOMOL SOC WASHINGTON. https://doi.org/10.4289/07-053.1.
  • Gagné, Raymond J., Pena, J. E., and Acevedo, F. E. 2008. "A new lestodiplosine (Diptera : Cecidomyiidae) preying on the avocado lace bug, Pseudacysta perseae (Heteroptera : Tingidae) in Southern Florida." The Florida Entomologist, 43–48. 91, (1), Winter Haven, Florida: Florida Entomological Society. https://doi.org/10.1653/0015-4040(2008)091[0043:ANLDCP]2.0.CO.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2006. [Book review] "Biology, Ecology, and Evolution of Gall-inducing Arthropods." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 108 (4) 1011–1014.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Etienne, J. 2006. "Gephyraulus mangiferae (Felt), n. comb. (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), a mango pest from India newly recorded from the Western Hemipshere." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 930–937. 108, (4),
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 2000. [Book review] "Identification of North American Porricondyline Larvae (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) by John D. Plakidas." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 102 227–228.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1999. "A Type Species Designation for Actilasioptera Gagné (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 697. 101,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1999. [Book review] "Contributions to a Manual of Palaearctic Diptera (with Special Reference to Flies of Ecomonic Importance), Vol. 2, Nematocera and Lower Brachycera." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 100 831–833.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1999. "Obituary: Alan Stone." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 911–913. 101,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1999. [Book review] "Revision der "Lestremiinae" (Diptera, Cecidomyiidae) der Holarktis by Mathias Jaschhof." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 101 462–463.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Doane, J. F. 1999. "The larval instars of the wheat midge, Sitodiplosis mosellana (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 57–63. 100,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Law, L. L. 1999. "Actilasioptera (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), a New Genus for Australasian and Asian Gall Midges of Grey Mangroves, Avicennia spp. (Avicenniaceae)." In The Biology of Gall-Inducing Arthropods. Csóka, G., Mattson, W. J., Stone, G. N., and Price, P. W., editors. 23–34.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Lill, J. T. 1999. "A new Nearctic species of Lestodiplosis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) preying on an oak leaf tier, Psilocorsis quercicella (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 332–336. 101,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Riley, E. G. 1999. "A new gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) pest of live oak in Texas." Southwestern Entomologist, 159–165. 24,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1998. "Obituary: Theodore James Spilman." American Entomologist, 191–192. 43,
  • Gagné, Raymond J., Ferraz, F. F. F., and Monteiro, R. F. 1998. "A new species of Neolasioptera (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Cuphea carthagenensis (Jacq.) Macbride (Lythraceae) in Brazil, with notes on its biology." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 831–833. 100,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Harris, M. O. 1998. "The distinction between Dasineura spp. (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from apple and pear." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 445–448. 100,
  • Gagné, Raymond J., Harris, K. M., Skuhrav , M., and Sylv‚n, E. 1997. "Dasineura Rondani 1840: Application to suppress the type species Dasineura obscura and replace it with Dasineura sisymbrii (Schrank)." The Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 92–94. 54,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Marohasy, J. 1997. "A new species of Schizomyia Kieffer (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on rubber vine and other Asclepiadaceae in Madagascar." Australian Journal of Entomology, 15–18. 36,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Moser, J. C. 1997. "Celticecis, a genus of gall midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), newly reported for the western Palearctic Region." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 756. 99,
  • Gagné, Raymond J., Ott, C., and Renner, S. S. 1997. "A new species of gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from Ecuador associated with flowers of Clavija (Theophrastaceae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 110–114. 99,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1996. "A new species of Dasineura (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) infesting pinxterbloom azalea flowers in Maryland and Washington, D. C." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 228–232.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Etienne, J. 1996. "Meunieriella avicenniae (Cook) (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) the leaf gall maker of black mangrove in the American tropics." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 527–532.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1995. "Revision of Tetranychid (Acarina) Mite Predators of the Genus Feltiella (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)." Systematics, 16–30. 88, (1),
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1995. "A New Gall Midge Pest Infesting Pinxterbloom Azalea Flowers in Maryland and Washington, D. C." Azalean, 37–38.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1995. "Contarinia maculipennis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), a polyphagus pest newly reported for North America." Bulletin of entomological research, 209–214. 85,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1995. "First record of Canarete (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae: Lestremiinae) in the Afrotropical Region, and notes on the loss of ocelli in the tribe Lestremiini." Annals of the Natal Museum, 141–145.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Boldt, P. E. 1995. "The gall midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae of Baccharis spp. (Asteraceae) in the United States." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 767–778.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1994. The gall midges of the neotropical region. Ithaca: Comstock Pub. Associates.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Payne, J. A. 1994. "Vaccinidiplosis, a new genus for Cecidomyia vaccinii Osten Sacken (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 599–606. 96, (4),
  • Gagne, Raymond J. 1993. [Book review] "Flycatcher. memoirs of an Amateur Entomologist by K. A. Spencer." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 95 (4) 644. Washington, DC: The Entomological Society of Washington.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1993. [Book review] "The Larvae of the Gall Midges (Diptera, Cecidomyiidae)." Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 86 (6) 842–843. Oxford University Press.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Bennett, Fred D. 1993. "Two new species of Lestodiplosini (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) preying on Homoptera and Thysanoptera in southern Florida." The Florida Entomologist, 341–348. 76, (2), Winter Haven, Florida: Florida Entomological Society.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Marohasy, J. 1993. "The gall midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) of Acacia spp.(Mimosaceae) in Kenya." Insecta Mundi, 77–124. 7, (1-2),
  • Gagne, Raymond J. and Strong, Donald R. 1993. "A new species of Dasineura (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) galling leaves of Lupinus spp.(Fabaceae) in California." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 541–546. 95, (4), Washington, DC: The Entomological Society of Washington.
  • Peschken, D. P., Gagné, R. J., and Sawchyn, K. C. 1993. "First Record of the Dandelion Leaf-Gall Midge, Cystiphora Taraxaci (Kieffer, 1888) (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), in North America." The Canadian Entolomoligst, 913–918. 125, (5),
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1990. "The Gall Midge Complexes (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Spurges (Euphorbia spp.) in Europe." In Proceedings of the 1989 Leafy Spurge Syposium. Nowierski, R. M., editor. 2. Bozeman: Montana State University.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1990. "Gall Midge Complex (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in Bud Galls of Palearctic Euphorbia (Euphorbiaceae)." Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 335–345. 83, Oxford University Press.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Duncan, R. W. 1990. "A New Species of Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) Damaging Shoot Tips of Yellow Cypress, Chamaecyparis mootkatensis, and a New Genus for Two Gall Midges on Cupressaceae." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 146–152. 92,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1989. "12. Family Cecidomyiidae." In Catalog of the Diptera of the Australasian and Oceanian Regions. Evenhuis, Neal L., editor. 152–163. Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press and E. J. Brill.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1989. [Book review] ""Asa Fitch and the Emergence of American Entomology"." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 9 294–295.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Boldt, P. E. 1989. "A New Species of Neolasioptera (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from Baccharis (Asteraceae) in Southern United States and the Dominican Republic." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 169–174. 91,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Hatchett, J. H. 1989. "Instars of the Hessian Fly (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)." Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 73–79. 82, Oxford University Press.
  • Hawkins, B. A. and Gagné, Raymond J. 1989. "Determinants of Assemblage Size for the Parasitoids of Cecidomyiidae (Diptera)." Oecologia, 75–88. 81,
  • Weatherby, J. C., Moser, J. C., Gagné, Raymond J., and Wallace, H. N. 1989. "Biology of a Pine Needle Sheath Midge, Contarinia acuta Gagne (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Loblolly Pine." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 346–349. 91,
  • Gagné, Raymond J. 1988. "A Polynomial Riley Name in Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) and Implications of Such Names for Cynipidae (Hymenoptera)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 394–395. 90,
  • Gagne, Raymond J. and Thompson, F. Christian. 1984. "International code of zoological nomenclature: amendment proposed to third edition: proposal concerning article 51 c. Z.N. (S.) 2474." The Bulletin of zoological nomenclature, 149–150. 41, (3), London: International Trust for Zoological Nomenclature.
  • Gagné, Raymond J. and Miller, Scott E. 1982. "Protochrysomya howardae from Rancho La Brea, California, Pleistocene, new junior synonym of Cochliomyia macellaria (Diptera: Calliphoridae)." Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, 95–96. 80, (2),

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