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Slender-bodies diurnal insects having large, broad wings often strikingly colored and patterned.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Butterflies" by people in Profiles.
Reppert SM, de Roode JC. Demystifying Monarch Butterfly Migration. Curr Biol. 2018 09 10; 28(17):R1009-R1022.
Reppert SM, Guerra PA, Merlin C. Neurobiology of Monarch Butterfly Migration. Annu Rev Entomol. 2016; 61:25-42.
Guerra PA, Reppert SM. Sensory basis of lepidopteran migration: focus on the monarch butterfly. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2015 Oct; 34:20-8.
Zhan S, Zhang W, Niitep?ld K, Hsu J, Haeger JF, Zalucki MP, Altizer S, de Roode JC, Reppert SM, Kronforst MR. The genetics of monarch butterfly migration and warning colouration. Nature. 2014 Oct 16; 514(7522):317-21.
Guerra PA, Gegear RJ, Reppert SM. A magnetic compass aids monarch butterfly migration. Nat Commun. 2014 Jun 24; 5:4164.
Oberhauser KS, Taylor OR, Reppert SM, Dingle H, Nail KR, Pyle RM, Stenoien C. Are monarch butterflies true navigators? The jury is still out. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Sep 24; 110(39):E3680.
Guerra PA, Reppert SM. Coldness triggers northward flight in remigrant monarch butterflies. Curr Biol. 2013 Mar 04; 23(5):419-23.
Heinze S, Florman J, Asokaraj S, El Jundi B, Reppert SM. Anatomical basis of sun compass navigation II: the neuronal composition of the central complex of the monarch butterfly. J Comp Neurol. 2013 Feb 01; 521(2):267-98.
Zhan S, Reppert SM. MonarchBase: the monarch butterfly genome database. Nucleic Acids Res. 2013 Jan; 41(Database issue):D758-63.
Merlin C, Beaver LE, Taylor OR, Wolfe SA, Reppert SM. Efficient targeted mutagenesis in the monarch butterfly using zinc-finger nucleases. Genome Res. 2013 Jan; 23(1):159-68.