SELECTED PUBLICATIONS: undergraduate students in bold

Swanson, J.I. and P. K. Kleintjes Neff (accepted Aug. 2006). Karner blue butterfly Lycaeides melissa samuelis (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) response to an aggregation of Lytta sayi (Coleoptera: Meloidae) on Lupinus perennis L. Great Lakes Entomologist.

Kleintjes, P. K., S.M. Fettig, D. R. Van Overbeke. (in press for 2007). Variable response of butterflies and vegetation to elk herbivory: An exclosure experiment in ponderosa pine and aspen-mixed conifer forests. Southwestern Naturalist.

Kleintjes, P. K., B. F. Jacobs and S. M. Fettig. 2004. Initial response of butterflies to a slash-mulch treatment of a pinon juniper woodland. Restoration ecology. Restoration Ecology 12:231-238.

Kleintjes, P. K., J. M. Sporrong, C. A. Raebel and S. F. Thon. 2003. Habitat type conservation and restoration for the Karner blue butterfly: a case study from Wisconsin.  Ecological Restoration 21:107-115.

Kleintjes, P. K., A. M. Christiansen, W. J. Barnes and L. A. Lyons. 2003. Ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) inhabiting stands of reed canary grass Phalaris arundinacea on islands in the lower Chippewa River, Wisconsin.  Great Lakes Entomologist 35:79-83.

Kleintjes, P.K., and E. Lemoine, J. Schroeder, and M. J. Solensky, 1999.  Comparison of Methods for Monitoring Mindarus abeitinus (Homoptera: Aphididae) and their Potential Damage on Christmas Tree Plantations.  J. Econ. Entomol. 92:638-463.

Kleintjes, P. K. 1997. Impact of a midseason insecticide application on the balsam twig aphid (Homoptera: Aphididae) and its arthropod predators in a Wisconsin Christmas Tree Plantation. Environ. Entomol. 26:1393-1397.

Kleintjes, P. K. 1997. Integrating cultural tactics into the management of the balsam twig aphid Mindarus abietinus (Homoptera: Aphididae) in Christmas tree plantations in USDA Forest Service Northeast Forest Expt. Stn. Technical Rept. GTR- NE- 236:112-121.

Kleintjes, P. K. and D.L. Dahlsten. 1995. Within-season trends in the foraging behavior of Mountain Chickadees. Wilson Bulletin 107: 555-565.

Kleintjes, P. K. and D.L. Dahlsten. 1994. Foraging behavior and nestling diet of Chestnut-backed Chickadees (Parus rufescens) in Monterey pine. Condor 96: 647-653.

Dahlsten, D.L., Copper, W.A., Rowney, D.L. and P.K. Kleintjes. 1992. Population dynamics of the Mountain Chickadee in northeastern California. In: Wildlife 2001:  Populations.    D. McCullough and R. Barret. (eds). Elsevier Science Publishing Co. pp. 502-510.

Kleintjes, P.K. and D.L. Dahlsten. 1992. A comparison of three techniques used to analyze the arthropod diet of nestling Plain Titmice and Chestnut-backed Chickadees. J. Field Ornithol. 63:276-285.

Dahlsten, D.L., Copper, W.A., Rowney, D.L. and P.K. Kleintjes. 1990. Quantifying bird predation of arthropods in forests. pp. 44-53 in: Avian foraging: theory, methodology  and application, M.L.Morrison, C.J.Ralph, J.Verner and J.R. Jehl (eds.). Studies in Avian Biology No.13., Cooper Ornithological Society.