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Leg length and bristle density, both necessary for water surface locomotion, are genetically correlated in water striders

Author(s) : Finet C, Decaras A, Rutkowska M, Roux P, Collaudin S, Joncour P, Viala S, Khila A,
Journal : Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
2022

Description of a new species and new records of Gerromorpha (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera) from Panama and Colombia

Author(s) : Rodrigues J, Crumière A, Mondragón-F S, Morales I, Khila A, Moreira F,
Journal : Zootaxa
2021

Impact of male trait exaggeration on sex-biased gene expression and genome architecture in a water strider

Author(s) : Toubiana W, Armisén D, Dechaud C, Arbore R, Khila A,
Journal : BMC Biol
2021

The growth factor BMP11 is required for the development and evolution of a male exaggerated weapon and its associated fighting behavior in a water strider

Author(s) : Toubiana W, Armisén D, Viala S, Decaras A, Khila A,
Journal : PLoS Biol
2021

Cooption of the pteridine biosynthesis pathway underlies the diversification of embryonic colors in water striders

Author(s) : Vargas-Lowman A, Armisen D, Floriano C, da Rocha Silva Cordeiro I, Viala S, Bouchet M, Bernard M, Le Bouquin A, Santos M, Berlioz-Barbier A, Salvador A, Figueiredo Moreira F, Bonneton F, Khila A,
Journal : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
2019

Molecular evolutionary trends and feeding ecology diversification in the Hemiptera, anchored by the milkweed bug genome

Author(s) : Panfilio K, Vargas Jentzsch I, Benoit J, Erezyilmaz D, Suzuki Y, Colella S, M. Robertson H, Poelchau M, Waterhouse R, Ioannidis P, Weirauch M, S. T. Hughes D, C. Murali S, H. Werren J, Jacobs C, J. Duncan E, Armisén D, M. I. Vreede B, Baa-Puyoulet P, Richards S,
Journal : Genome Biology
2019

The mlpt/Ubr3/Svb module comprises an ancient developmental switch for embryonic patterning

Author(s) : Ray S, Rosenberg M, Chanut-Delalande H, Decaras A, Schwertner B, Toubiana W, Auman T, Schnellhammer I, Teuscher M, Valenti P, Khila A, Klingler M, Payre F,
Journal : Elife
2019

The achaete-scute complex contains a single gene that controls bristle development in the semi-aquatic bugs

Author(s) : Finet C, Decaras A, Armisen D, Khila A,
Journal : Proc Biol Sci
2018

Interruption points in the wing gene regulatory network underlying wing polyphenism evolved independently in male and female morphs in Cardiocondyla ants

Author(s) : Oettler J, Platschek T, Schmidt C, Rajakumar R, Fave M, Khila A, Heinze J, Abouheif E,
Journal : J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol
2018

The genome of the water strider Gerris buenoi reveals expansions of gene repertoires associated with adaptations to life on the water

Author(s) : Armisen D, Rajakumar R, Friedrich M, Benoit J, Robertson H, Panfilio K, Ahn S, Poelchau M, Chao H, Dinh H, Doddapaneni H, Dugan S, Gibbs R, Hughes D, Han Y, Lee S, Murali S, Muzny D, Qu J, Worley K, Munoz-Torres M, Abouheif E, Bonneton F, Chen T, Chiang L, Childers C, Cridge A, Crumiere A, Decaras A, Didion E, Duncan E, Elpidina E, Fave M, Finet C, Jacobs C, Cheatle Jarvela A, Jennings E, Jones J, Lesoway M, Lovegrove M, Martynov A, Oppert B, Lillico-Ouachour A, Rajakumar A, Refki P, Rosendale A, Santos M, Toubiana W, van der Zee M, Vargas Jentzsch I, Lowman A, Viala S, Richards S, Khila A,
Journal : BMC Genomics
2018

Identification, expression, and endocrine-disruption of three ecdysone-responsive genes in the sentinel species Gammarus fossarum.

Author(s) : Gouveia D, Bonneton F, Almunia C, Armengaud J, Queau H, Degli-Esposti D, Geffard O, Chaumot A,
Journal : Sci Rep
2018

A new species of Rhagovelia Mayr, 1865 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Veliidae) from French Guiana, with new records of Gerromorpha from the country

Author(s) : Da Motta F, Moreira F, CrumiÈRe A, Santos M, Khila A,
Journal : Zootaxa
2018

Molecular evolutionary trends and feeding ecology diversification in the Hemiptera, anchored by the milkweed bug genome

Author(s) : Panfilio K, Vargas Jentzsch I, Benoit J, Erezyilmaz D, Suzuki Y, Colella S, Robertson H, Poelchau M, Waterhouse R, Ioannidis P, Weirauch M, Hughes D, Murali S, Werren J, Jacobs C, Duncan E, Armisén D, Vreede B, Baa-Puyoulet P, Berger C, Chang C, Chao H, Chen M, Chen Y, Childers C, Chipman A, Cridge A, Crumière A, Dearden P, Didion E, Dinh H, doddapaneni h, Dolan A, Dugan-Perez S, Extavour C, Febvay G, Friedrich M, Ginzburg N, Han Y, Heger P, Horn T, Hsiao Y, Jennings E, Johnston J, Jones T, Jones J, Khila A, Koelzer S, Kovacova V, Leask M, Lee S, Lee C, Lovegrove M, Lu H, Lu Y, Moore P, Munoz-Torres M, Muzny D, Palli S, Parisot N, Pick L, Porter M, Qu J, Refki P, Richter R, Rivera-Pomar R, Rosendale A, Roth S, Sachs L, Santos M, Seibert J, Sghaier E, Shukla J, Stancliffe R, Tidswell O, Traverso L, van der Zee M, Viala S, Worley K, Zdobnov E, Gibbs R, Richards S,
Journal : bioRxiv
2017

Taxon-restricted genes at the origin of a novel trait allowing access to a new environment

Author(s) : Santos M, Le Bouquin A, Crumiere A, Khila A,
Journal : Science
2017

Unique features of a global human ectoparasite identified through sequencing of the bed bug genome

Author(s) : Benoit J, Adelman Z, Reinhardt K, Dolan A, Poelchau M, Jennings E, Szuter E, Hagan R, Gujar H, Shukla J, Zhu F, Mohan M, Nelson D, Rosendale A, Derst C, Resnik V, Wernig S, Menegazzi P, Wegener C, Peschel N, Hendershot J, Blenau W, Predel R, Johnston P, Ioannidis P, Waterhouse R, Nauen R, Schorn C, Ott M, Maiwald F, Johnston J, Gondhalekar A, Scharf M, Peterson B, Raje K, Hottel B, Armisen D, Crumiere A, Refki P, Santos M, Sghaier E, Viala S, Khila A, Ahn S, Childers C, Lee C, Lin H, Hughes D, Duncan E, Murali S, Qu J, Dugan S, Lee S, Chao H, Dinh H, Han Y, Doddapaneni H, Worley K, Muzny D, Wheeler D, Panfilio K, Vargas Jentzsch I, Vargo E, Booth W, Friedrich M, Weirauch M, Anderson M, Jones J, Mittapalli O, Zhao C, Zhou J, Evans J, Attardo G, Robertson H, Zdobnov E, Ribeiro J, Gibbs R, Werren J, Palli S, Schal C, Richards S,
Journal : Nat Commun
2016

Diversity in Morphology and Locomotory Behavior Is Associated with Niche Expansion in the Semi-aquatic Bugs

Author(s) : Crumiere A, Santos M, Semon M, Armisen D, Moreira F, Khila A,
Journal : Curr Biol
2016

The benefits of expanding studies of trait exaggeration to hemimetabolous insects and beyond morphology

Author(s) : Toubiana W, Khila A,
Journal : Curr Opin Genet Dev
2016

Predator strike shapes antipredator phenotype through new genetic interactions in water striders

Author(s) : Armisen D, Refki P, Crumiere A, Viala S, Toubiana W, Khila A,
Journal : Nat Commun
2015

Key patterning genes contribute to leg elongation in water striders

Author(s) : Refki P, Khila A,
Journal : Evodevo
2015

Integrating evo-devo with ecology for a better understanding of phenotypic evolution

Author(s) : Santos M, Berger C, Refki P, Khila A,
Journal : Brief Funct Genomics
2015

Comparative functional analyses of ultrabithorax reveal multiple steps and paths to diversification of legs in the adaptive radiation of semi-aquatic insects

Author(s) : Khila A, Abouheif E, Rowe L,
Journal : Evolution
2014

Emergence of tissue sensitivity to Hox protein levels underlies the evolution of an adaptive morphological trait

Author(s) : Refki P, Armisen D, Crumiere A, Viala S, Khila A,
Journal : Dev Biol
2014

Function, developmental genetics, and fitness consequences of a sexually antagonistic trait

Author(s) : Khila A, Abouheif E, Rowe L,
Journal : Science
2012

Ancestral developmental potential facilitates parallel evolution in ants

Author(s) : Rajakumar R, San Mauro D, Dijkstra M, Huang M, Wheeler D, Hiou-Tim F, Khila A, Cournoyea M, Abouheif E,
Journal : Science
2012

Eco-Evo-Devo: Lessons from Semi-Aquatic Bugs

Author(s) : Khila A, Abouheif E, Rowe L,
Journal : Developmental Biology
2011

The phylogenetic origin of oskar coincided with the origin of maternally provisioned germ plasm and pole cells at the base of the Holometabola

Author(s) : Lynch J, Ozuak O, Khila A, Abouheif E, Desplan C, Roth S,
Journal : PLoS Genet
2011

Draft genome of the globally widespread and invasive Argentine ant (Linepithema humile)

Author(s) : Smith C, Zimin A, Holt C, Abouheif E, Benton R, Cash E, Croset V, Currie C, Elhaik E, Elsik C, Fave M, Fernandes V, Gadau J, Gibson J, Graur D, Grubbs K, Hagen D, Helmkampf M, Holley J, Hu H, Viniegra A, Johnson B, Johnson R, Khila A, Kim J, Laird J, Mathis K, Moeller J, Munoz-Torres M, Murphy M, Nakamura R, Nigam S, Overson R, Placek J, Rajakumar R, Reese J, Robertson H, Smith C, Suarez A, Suen G, Suhr E, Tao S, Torres C, van Wilgenburg E, Viljakainen L, Walden K, Wild A, Yandell M, Yorke J, Tsutsui N,
Journal : Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
2011

Draft genome of the red harvester ant Pogonomyrmex barbatus

Author(s) : Smith C, Smith C, Robertson H, Helmkampf M, Zimin A, Yandell M, Holt C, Hu H, Abouheif E, Benton R, Cash E, Croset V, Currie C, Elhaik E, Elsik C, Fave M, Fernandes V, Gibson J, Graur D, Gronenberg W, Grubbs K, Hagen D, Viniegra A, Johnson B, Johnson R, Khila A, Kim J, Mathis K, Munoz-Torres M, Murphy M, Mustard J, Nakamura R, Niehuis O, Nigam S, Overson R, Placek J, Rajakumar R, Reese J, Suen G, Tao S, Torres C, Tsutsui N, Viljakainen L, Wolschin F, Gadau J,
Journal : Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
2011

Evaluating the role of reproductive constraints in ant social evolution

Author(s) : Khila A, Abouheif E,
Journal : Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci
2010

Correlations between spatiotemporal changes in gene expression and apoptosis underlie wing polyphenism in the ant Pheidole morrisi

Author(s) : Shbailat S, Khila A, Abouheif E,
Journal : Evol Dev
2010

In situ hybridization on ant ovaries and embryos

Author(s) : Khila A, Abouheif E,
Journal : Cold Spring Harb Protoc
2009

Evolution of a novel appendage ground plan in water striders is driven by changes in the Hox gene Ultrabithorax

Author(s) : Khila A, Abouheif E, Rowe L,
Journal : PLoS Genet
2009

Reproductive constraint is a developmental mechanism that maintains social harmony in advanced ant societies

Author(s) : Khila A, Abouheif E,
Journal : Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
2008

Mity model: Tetranychus urticae, a candidate for chelicerate model organism

Author(s) : Grbic M, Khila A, Lee K, Bjelica A, Grbic V, Whistlecraft J, Verdon L, Navajas M, Nagy L,
Journal : Bioessays
2007

Gene silencing in the spider mite Tetranychus urticae: dsRNA and siRNA parental silencing of the Distal-less gene

Author(s) : Khila A, Grbic M,
Journal : Dev Genes Evol
2007

Study of the olive fruits infestation by Bactrocera oleae in the area of fez in Morocco and their fertility in the laboratory.

Author(s) : El Haidani A, K.S. I,
Journal : Mor. J. Biol.
2005

The dual function of ovo/shavenbaby in germline and epidermis differentiation is conserved between Drosophila melanogaster and the olive fruit fly Bactrocera oleae

Author(s) : Khila A, El Haidani A, Vincent A, Payre F, Souda S,
Journal : Insect Biochem Mol Biol
2003