Mr John Chainey

Curator, Lepidoptera

Department: Life Sciences
Division: LS Insects
Contact: email
Phone: 0207 942 5604


Curation of Geometridae (Lepidoptera), Research on NHM historical collections of Lepidoptera, Tabanidae, advice on Diptera


Yata O, CHAINEY JE, Vane-Wright RI (2010) The Golden and Mariana albatrosses, new speciesof pierid butterflies, with a review of subgenus Appias (Catophaga) (Lepidoptera). Systematic Entomology, 35 (4): 764 - 800. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3113.2010.00535.x

Storey MW, POST RJ, Kowal Post C, CHAINEY J (2006) Recent records of Atylotus rusticus (Diptera, Tabanidae). Dipterist's Digest, 13 : 21 - 22.

CHAINEY JE (2005) The species of Papilionidae and Pieridae (Lepidoptera) described by Cramer and Stoll and their putative type material the Natural History Museum in London. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 145 : 283 - 337.

CHAINEY JE (2004) Insecta: Diptera, Tabanidae. , Yule CM, Sen YH, Freshwater Invertebrates of the Malaysian Region., pp. 786 - 790.

CHAINEY JE (2003) The authorship and dates of Pieter Cramer’s De Uitlandsche Kapellen: a request for comments from lepidopterists. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 60 : 145 - 146.

CHAINEY JE (2003) Tabanidae, horse flies. , Goodman SM, Benstead JP, The Natural History of Madagascar., pp. 721 - 727. Chicago University Press. Chicago.

Cheke RA, Mas J, CHAINEY JE (2003) Potential vectors of loiasis and other tabanids on the island of Bioko, Equatorial Guinea. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 17 : 221 - 223.