Mr Max Barclay

Mr Maxwell Barclay

Collections Manager, Coleoptera and Hemiptera

Department: Life Sciences
Division: LS Insects Division
Contact: email
Phone: 02079425911

Insects, Coleoptera, Hemiptera

Maxwell Barclay

Specialisms

British Coleoptera, Coleoptera, Collections Management, Curculionoidea, Historic Type material, History of Collecting, History of Museums, Neotropical Coleoptera, Ripiphoridae, Taxonomy, Tenebrionoidea, Zoological Nomenclature

Highlighted publications

Barclay MVL, Garner BH, Booth RG, Geiser MF, Taylor CE (2015) The Coleoptera Collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at Entomological Society of America.

Yun HSIAO, Darren A.POLLOCK, Barclay MVL (2015) Two new species of Cyanopenthe Nikitsky from Taiwan (Coleoptera, Tetratomidae, Penthinae).. Zootaxa, 4058 (4) : 578 - 588.

Barclay MVL (2015) Ivierhipidius, an enigmatic new Neotropical genus of Ripiphoridae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea) with four new species. ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 55 (2) : 691 - 701.

Barclay MVL, Notton DG (2015) A new record of Oxythyrea funesta (Poda) (Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) from the London area, with a summary of recent and historical British records of this species. The Coleopterist, 24 : 113 - 116.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2015) On the nomenclature of Microplontus melanostigma (Marsham, 1802), the weevil formerly referred to as Microplontus rugulosus (Herbst, 1795) (Curculionidae) and its synonyms, with lectotype and neotype designations. The Coleopterist, 24 : 133 - 140.

Ramsey A, Houston TF, Ball AD, Goral T, Barclay MVL, et al. (2015) Towards an Understanding of Molecule Capture by the Antennae of Male Beetles Belonging to the Genus Rhipicera (Coleoptera, Rhipiceridae). The Anatomical Record, 298 (9) : 1519 - 1534. doi: 10.1002/ar.23188

Grants

Mounting of dung beetle specimens from Peru
Role: Principal investigatorBarclay M
Funding: WWF
Total value £3,200 (to Museum £3,200)
Dates: 2011 - 2011

Providing universal access to UK Biodiversity Action Plan beetles held by the Natural History Museum and images of all specimens
Role: Principal investigatorbarclay
Total value £3,000 (to Museum £3,000)
Dates: 2009 - 2010

Publications

Barclay MVL (2016) Eight specimens in 122 years; a new old record of one of our rarest beetles, Erotides cosnardi (Chevrolat) (Lycidae), with a discussion of its British status. The Coleopterist, 25 (1) : 27 - 31.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2016) Some notes on the British weevil referred to as Coniocleonus hollbergii (Fåhraeus, 1842) (Curculionidae).. The Coleopterist, 25 (1) : 37 - 39.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2016) A Review of the Subgenus Pseudophanaeomorphus Ochi of the genus Onthophagus (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae). GIORNALE ITALIANO DI ENTOMOLOGIA, 14 (61) : 415 - 448.

Walters JM, Barclay MVL, Geiser MF (2016) Xylotoles griseus (Fabricius, 1775) (Cerambycidae; Lamiinae), the New Zealand Fig Longhorn, breeding in Devon, new to Britain and Europe.. The Coleopterist, 25 (1) : 53 - 56.

Barclay MVL (2015) Beetle Bonanza: Natural History Museum's Wildlife Garden. 25 : 58 - 61.

Barclay MVL, Garner BH, Booth RG, Geiser MF, Taylor CE (2015) The Coleoptera Collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at Entomological Society of America.

Yun HSIAO, Darren A.POLLOCK, Barclay MVL (2015) Two new species of Cyanopenthe Nikitsky from Taiwan (Coleoptera, Tetratomidae, Penthinae).. Zootaxa, 4058 (4) : 578 - 588.

Barclay MVL (2015) Ivierhipidius, an enigmatic new Neotropical genus of Ripiphoridae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea) with four new species. ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 55 (2) : 691 - 701.

Garner B, Barclay MVL, Geiser MF, Booth RG, Taylor C (2015) The Coleoptera Collections of the Natural History Museum, London.. Presented at Entomological Collections Network.

Barclay MVL, Notton DG (2015) A new record of Oxythyrea funesta (Poda) (Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) from the London area, with a summary of recent and historical British records of this species. The Coleopterist, 24 : 113 - 116.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2015) On the nomenclature of Microplontus melanostigma (Marsham, 1802), the weevil formerly referred to as Microplontus rugulosus (Herbst, 1795) (Curculionidae) and its synonyms, with lectotype and neotype designations. The Coleopterist, 24 : 133 - 140.

Ramsey A, Houston TF, Ball AD, Goral T, Barclay MVL, Cox JPL (2015) Towards an Understanding of Molecule Capture by the Antennae of Male Beetles Belonging to the Genus Rhipicera (Coleoptera, Rhipiceridae). The Anatomical Record, 298 (9) : 1519 - 1534. doi: 10.1002/ar.23188

Salisbury A, Malumphy C, Barclay MVL (2015) Recent records of Capricorn beetles Cerambyx spp. in England and Wales (Cerambycidae).. The Coleopterist, 24 (1) : 40 - 44.

Barclay MVL, Garner ,B.H. (2014) Conference Paper: Summary of the London Scarab Symposium. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting 2014, 1611 11 - 16 11 11http://www.entsoc.org/PDF/2014/2015_AM_Program.pdf 1 (1) :

Rocha LA, Aleixo A, Allen G, Almeda F, Baldwin CC, Barclay MVL, Bates JM, Bauer AM, Benzoni F, Berns CM, Berumen ML, Blackburn DC, Blum S, Bolanos F, Bowie RCK, Britz R, Brown RM, Cadena CD, Carpenter K, Ceriaco LM, Chakrabarty P, Chaves G, Choat JH, Clements KD, Collette BB, Collins A, Coyne J, Cracraft J, Daniel T, De CarvalhoMR, De QueirozK, Di DarioF, Drewes R, Dumbacher JP, Engilis A, Erdmann MV, Eschmeyer W, Feldman CR, Fisher BL, Fjeldsa J, Fritsch PW, Fuchs J, Getahun A, Gill A, Gomon M, Gosliner T, Graves GR, Griswold CE, Guralnick R, Hartel K, Helgen KM, Ho H, Iskandar DT, Iwamoto T, Jaafar Z, James HF, Johnson D, Kavanaugh D, Knowlton N, Lacey E, Larson HK, Last P, Leis JM, Lessios H, Liebherr J, Lowman M, Mahler DL, Mamonekene V, Matsuura K, Mayer GC, Mays H, Mccosker J, Mcdiarmid RW, Mcguire J, Miller MJ, Mooi R, Mooi RD, Moritz C, Myers P, Nachman MW, Nussbaum RA, Foighil DO, Parenti LR, Parham JF, Paul E, Paulay G, Perez-eman J, Perez-matus A, Poe S, Pogonoski J, Rabosky DL, Randall JE, Reimer JD, Robertson DR, Rodel M-O, Rodrigues MT, Roopnarine P, Ruber L, Ryan MJ, Sheldon F, Shinohara G, Short A, Simison WB, Smith-vaniz WF, Springer VG, Stiassny M, Tello JG, Thompson CW, Trnski T, Tucker P, Valqui T, Vecchione M, Verheyen E, Wainwright PC, Wheeler TA, White WT, Will K, Williams JT, Williams G, Wilson EO, Winker K, Winterbottom R, Witt CC (2014) Specimen collection: An essential tool. Science, 344 (6186) : 814 - 815. doi: 10.1126/science.344.6186.814

Barclay MVL (2014) Rhyzobius forestieri (Mulsant, 1853) (Coccinellidae), a Australian ladybird new to Britain, from the Wildlife Garden of the Natural History Museum, London. The Coleopterist, 23 (2) : 81 - 83.

Barclay MVL (2014) Bruchidius siliquastri Delobel, 2007 (Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae) new to Britain. The Coleopterist, 23 (2) : 41 - 44.

Barclay MVL (2014) Foreword: Wallace and Wallacea, In: Biodiversity, biogeography and nature conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea, Telnov D (Eds). The Entomological Society of Latvia : Rīga.

Murray D, Murray C, Barclay MVL, Thomson RT, Morris MG (2014) Achopera alternata Lea, 1910 (Curculionidae, Cryptorhynchinae), an Australian weevil new to the Northern Hemisphere, breeding out of doors in Britain. The Coleopterist, 23 (2) : 45 - 48.

Nearns EUGENIOH, Barclay MAXWELLVL, Tavakilian GL (2014) Onciderini Thomson, 1860 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae) types of The Natural History Museum (BMNH). Zootaxa, 3857 (2) : 261 - 261. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3857.2.6

Sekerka L, Barclay MVL (2014) Fabrician types of Cassidinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) deposited in the Natural History Museum, London. ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 54 (2) : 657 - 684.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed precedence of Curculio scirpi Fabricius, 1792 (currently Notaris scirpi; Insecta, Coleoptera, CURCULIONOIDEA, ERIRHINIDAE) over Curculio rhamni Herbst, 1784 and C. scirpi Rossi, 1790 (Case 3570). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 203 - 204.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed conservation of usage of Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, SCARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA) (Case 3590). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 202 - 203.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed precedence of Prionocerus bicolor Redtenbacher, 1868 (Insecta, Coleoptera, CLEROIDEA, PRIONOCERIDAE) over P. pertii Laporte de Castelnau, 1836 (Case 3511). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 204 - 204.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed precedence of Haltica undulata Kutschera, 1860 (currently Phyllotreta undulata, Insecta, Coleoptera, CHRYSOMELIDAE) over Haltica bivittata Waterhouse, 1838 (currently Phyllotreta bivittata) (Case 3575). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 201 - 201.

Greenslade AFC, Barclay MVL, Hammond PM, Booth RG, Bantock TM, Percy D, Osborne D, Ware C, Shelton J, Weekes J, Ponsonby D, Cameron-fleming I, Vane-wright RI (2013) The beetles (Coleoptera) of Bingley Island: a preliminary checklist, with additional notes on history, ecology, bugs (Hemiptera) and flowering plants. Entomologist’s Gazette, 64 : 146 - 165.

Barclay MVL (2012) Priority! The Dating of Scientific Names in Ornithology. A Directory to the Literature and its Reviewers. (Book Review). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 69 : 81 - 82.

Takano H, Garner BH, Barclay MVL (2012) Megatoma undata (Linnaeus) (Dermestidae) attacking dry insect specimens in a collection. The Coleopterist, 21 :

Bantock TM, Notton DG, Barclay MVL (2011) Rhaphigaster nebulosa (Pentatomidae: Pentatomini) arrives in Britain. Het News (ser. 2), 17/18 :

Barclay MVL (2011) Arthropod Fauna of the UAE, Volume 2 (Book Review). Systematics and Biodiversity, 9 : 175 - 176.

Barclay MVL, Morris MG (2011) Pachyrhinus lethierryi (Desbrochers) in Dorset (Curculionidae, Entiminae). The Coleopterist, 20 :

Fikacek M, Barclay MVL, Perkins PD (2011) Two new species of the Epimetopus mendeli species group and notes on its adult and larval morphology (Coleoptera: Hydrophiloidea: Epimetopidae). ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 51 (2) : 477 - 504.

Ivie MA, Barclay MVL (2011) THE FAMILIAL PLACEMENT AND SPECIFIC MEMBERSHIP OF ESCALERINA BOLIVAR Y PIELTAIN AND PAULUSIELLA LOBL (COLEOPTERA: ELATERIDAE, DASCILLIDAE, DRILIDAE), WITH NEW SYNONYMIES. COLEOPTERISTS BULLETIN, 65 (2) : 167 - 172.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2011) Comment on the proposed precedence of Maculinea van Eecke, 1915 over Phengaris Doherty, 1891 (Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3508). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 68 : 292 - 293.

Barclay MVL (2010) A. A. Allen. The Coleopterist, 19 (3) : 150 - 150.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2010) Two new species of the genus Cyobius from Borneo (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae).. Entomological Review of Japan, 65 (2) : 285 - 292.

Barclay MVL (2009) Book review. Arthropod Fauna of the UAE, Volume 1. Patron: H.H. Sheikh Tahnoon Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Editor: Antonius van Harten. Dar Al Ummah Publ. 2008.. Systematics and Biodiversity, 7 :

Barclay MVL (2009) Beetles and bugs in London - a review of changing fauna. The London Naturalist, 88 : 45 - 54.

Barclay MVL (2009) British Otiorhynchus 'setosulus' reidentified as Otiorhynchus dieckmanni Magnano, with notes on its distribution and identification. The Coleopterist, 18 : 59 - 65.

Mann DJ, Barclay MVL (2009) The identification and distribution of Cryptocephalus biguttatus (Scopoli) and C.bipunctatus (Linnaeus) var. thomsoni Weise (Chrysomelidae) in Britain. The Coleopterist, 18 : 166 - 181.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2009) Weevils (Curculionoidea) of the Isles of Scilly. The Coleopterist, 18 : 7 - 13.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2009) Notes on the coprophagous scarab beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) from Southeast Asia (XXII). A new species of Haroldius and four new species of Panelus from Borneo. Entomological Review of Japan, 64 : 237 - 245.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2009) Six new taxa of the subgenus Indachorius of the genus Onthophagus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) from Borneo. Entomological Review of Japan, 64 : 189 - 205.

Salisbury A, Barclay MVL, Reid S, Halstead A (2009) The current status of the Southern Green Shield Bug, Nezara viridula (Hemiptera; Pentatomidae), an introduced pest species recently established in South East England. British Journal of Entomology and Natural History, 22 : 189 - 194.

Barclay M (2008) Book Review: Insects of Britain and Western Europe by Michael Chinery [Editor], Published by A & C Black, 320 pp. Country File. February 2008,

Barclay MVL (2008) Families Tenebrionidae and Tetratomidae, In: Checklist of the Beetles of the British Isles. 2008 Edition, Duff AG (Eds). Privately published by A.G. Duff in Wells, Somerset : 91 - 95.

Mendel H, Barclay MVL (2008) Semanotus russicus (Fabricius, 1776) (Cerambycidae) breeding in Britain. The Coleopterist, 17 : 1 - 4.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2008) A review of the subgenus Parascatonomus of the genus Onthophagus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of Borneo. Japan Coleoptera Society, Osaka. Special Publication, 2 : 191 - 234.

Barclay M (2007) Some observations and thoughts on the Platanus feeding Arocatus 'roeselii' (Lygaeidae) established in London. Het News, 10 : 8 - 9.

Kirejtshuk AG, Barclay MVL (2007) On Brachypeplus (Brachypeplus) parallelus Murray, 1864 and B. (B.) euparallelus sp. n. from Africa with notes on synonymy in the subgenus Brachypeplus (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Cillaeinae). Taxonomic Series, 3 : 115 - 128.

Kirejtshuk AG, Barclay M (2007) Anniversary of Nikolai Borisovich Nikitsky. Bulletin of the Moscow Society of Naturalists, 112 :

Newbold T, Meregalli M, Colonnelli E, Barclay M, Elbanna S, Abu FandudN, Flegg F, Fouad R, Gilbert F, Hall V, Hancock C, Ismail M, Osamy S, Saber I, Semida F, Zalat S (2007) Redescription of a weevil Paramecops sinaitus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Molytinae) from the Sinai milkweed Asclepias sinaica (Gentianales: Asclepiadaceae). European Journal of Entomology, 104 : 1 - 11.

Barclay M (2006) Beetles in Bolivia (NHM field trip report). AGM & Member's Day Report. The Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologist's Society, 65 : 184 - 186.

Barclay M (2006) Vadim G. Gratshev [Obituary]. Curculio, 53 : 12 - 13.

Barclay MVL (2006) Vacuum Samplers, In: A Coleopterist's Handbook (4th edition), Cooter J, Barclay MVL (Eds). AES Publications : 439 pages. 215 - 217.

Barclay MVL (2006) Tenebrionoidea, In: Coleopterist's Handbook (4th edition), Cooter J, Barclay MVL (Eds). AES Publications : 439 pages. 113 - 120.

Cooter J, Barclay MVL (2006) A Coleopterist's Handbook (4th edition). AES Publications :

Quicke DLJ, Laurenne NM, Barclay M (2005) Host, host location and aggressive behaviour in a tropical wood-borer parasitoid genus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Monilobracon Quicke), parasitoids of Lymexylidae (Coleoptera) in Kibale Forest National Park, West Uganda. African Entomology, 13 : 213 - 220.

Quicke DLJ, Laurenne NM, Barclay M (2005) A new host record for the Afrotropical parasitic wasp genus Bathyaulax Szépligeti (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Braconinae) confirmed using DNA sequence data. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 14 : 96 - 101.

Barclay MVL (2004) The green vegetable bug Nezara viridula (L., 1758) (Hem.: Pentatomidae), new to Britain. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation, 55 - 58.

Ferrer J, Barclay MVL, Hancock EG (2004) Discovery of lost J.C. Fabricius (1775) and A.G. Olivier (1795) types of coleoptera in the Hunterian Museum, University of Glasgow, Scotland. ANNALES ZOOLOGICI, 54 (4) : 775 - 781.

Barclay MVL (2003) The Australian cockroach Periplaneta australasiae (Fab.) (Blattodea: Blattidae) breeding in glasshouses in Cambridge. British Journal of Entomological Natural History, 16 :

Barclay MVL (2003) A record of Uloma culinaris (Linnaeus) (Col.: Tenebrionidae) from the British Isles, with a discussion of its European biology. Entomologist’s Record, 115 : 181 - 186.

Barclay MVL (2003) On some British examples of Poecilium lividum (Rossi) (= Phymatodes lividus) (Cerambycidae) from the New Forest: are they authentic?. The Coleopterist, 12 : 114 - 118.

Barclay MVL (2003) Otiorhynchus (s. str.) armadillo (Rossi, 1792) and Otiorhynchus (s. str.) salicicola Heyden, 1908 (Curculionidae: Entiminae: Otiorhynchini) - two European vine weevils established in Britain. The Coleopterist, 12 : 41 - 56.

Barclay MVL (2003) Observations on Euophryum confine (Broun), E. rufum (Broun) and Pentarthrum huttoni Wollaston (Col., Curculionidae) in Jersey, Channel Islands. Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine, 139 : 183 - 185.

Barclay M (2003) Coleoptera, In: The development of the flora, fauna and environment of the Wildlife Garden at the Natural History Museum, London, Leigh C, Ware C (Eds). London Naturalist : 101 - 124.

Barclay MVL, Kopetz A (2003) Malthodes lobatus (Kiesenwetter) (Cantharidae) new to Britain. The Coleopterist, 12 : 97 - 100.

Quicke DLJ, Laurenne NM, Broad GR, Barclay MVL (2003) Host location behaviour and a new host record for Gabunia aff. togoensis Krieger (Hymenoptera : Ichneumonidae : Cryptinae) in Kibale Forest National Park, West Uganda. AFRICAN ENTOMOLOGY, 11 (2) : 308 - 310.

Barraclough TG, Barclay MVL, Vogler AP (1998) Species richness: Does flower power explain beetle-mania?. Current Biology, 8 (23) : R843 - R845. doi: 10.1016/S0960-9822(07)00527-1

Courses taught

MSc: MSc in Taxonomy and Biodiversity - Nomenclature module
2/2016.

Invited and keynote speaker

Invited speaker, Collections: the last great frontiers of exploration, Brazilian Congress of Zoology in Cuiabá: 9/3/2016.

Keynote speaker, Collections: the last great frontiers of exploration, The Verrall Lecture: 2/3/2016.

Introduction

Highlighted publications

Barclay MVL, Garner BH, Booth RG, Geiser MF, Taylor CE (2015) The Coleoptera Collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at Entomological Society of America.

Yun HSIAO, Darren A.POLLOCK, Barclay MVL (2015) Two new species of Cyanopenthe Nikitsky from Taiwan (Coleoptera, Tetratomidae, Penthinae).. Zootaxa, 4058 (4) : 578 - 588.

Barclay MVL (2015) Ivierhipidius, an enigmatic new Neotropical genus of Ripiphoridae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea) with four new species. ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 55 (2) : 691 - 701.

Barclay MVL, Notton DG (2015) A new record of Oxythyrea funesta (Poda) (Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) from the London area, with a summary of recent and historical British records of this species. The Coleopterist, 24 : 113 - 116.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2015) On the nomenclature of Microplontus melanostigma (Marsham, 1802), the weevil formerly referred to as Microplontus rugulosus (Herbst, 1795) (Curculionidae) and its synonyms, with lectotype and neotype designations. The Coleopterist, 24 : 133 - 140.

Ramsey A, Houston TF, Ball AD, Goral T, Barclay MVL, et al. (2015) Towards an Understanding of Molecule Capture by the Antennae of Male Beetles Belonging to the Genus Rhipicera (Coleoptera, Rhipiceridae). The Anatomical Record, 298 (9) : 1519 - 1534. doi: 10.1002/ar.23188

Projects

Grants

Mounting of dung beetle specimens from Peru
Role: Principal investigatorBarclay M
Funding: WWF
Total value £3,200 (to Museum £3,200)
Dates: 2011 - 2011

Providing universal access to UK Biodiversity Action Plan beetles held by the Natural History Museum and images of all specimens
Role: Principal investigatorbarclay
Total value £3,000 (to Museum £3,000)
Dates: 2009 - 2010

Publications

Publications

Barclay MVL (2016) Eight specimens in 122 years; a new old record of one of our rarest beetles, Erotides cosnardi (Chevrolat) (Lycidae), with a discussion of its British status. The Coleopterist, 25 (1) : 27 - 31.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2016) Some notes on the British weevil referred to as Coniocleonus hollbergii (Fåhraeus, 1842) (Curculionidae).. The Coleopterist, 25 (1) : 37 - 39.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2016) A Review of the Subgenus Pseudophanaeomorphus Ochi of the genus Onthophagus (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae). GIORNALE ITALIANO DI ENTOMOLOGIA, 14 (61) : 415 - 448.

Walters JM, Barclay MVL, Geiser MF (2016) Xylotoles griseus (Fabricius, 1775) (Cerambycidae; Lamiinae), the New Zealand Fig Longhorn, breeding in Devon, new to Britain and Europe.. The Coleopterist, 25 (1) : 53 - 56.

Barclay MVL (2015) Beetle Bonanza: Natural History Museum's Wildlife Garden. 25 : 58 - 61.

Barclay MVL, Garner BH, Booth RG, Geiser MF, Taylor CE (2015) The Coleoptera Collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at Entomological Society of America.

Yun HSIAO, Darren A.POLLOCK, Barclay MVL (2015) Two new species of Cyanopenthe Nikitsky from Taiwan (Coleoptera, Tetratomidae, Penthinae).. Zootaxa, 4058 (4) : 578 - 588.

Barclay MVL (2015) Ivierhipidius, an enigmatic new Neotropical genus of Ripiphoridae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea) with four new species. ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 55 (2) : 691 - 701.

Garner B, Barclay MVL, Geiser MF, Booth RG, Taylor C (2015) The Coleoptera Collections of the Natural History Museum, London.. Presented at Entomological Collections Network.

Barclay MVL, Notton DG (2015) A new record of Oxythyrea funesta (Poda) (Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) from the London area, with a summary of recent and historical British records of this species. The Coleopterist, 24 : 113 - 116.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2015) On the nomenclature of Microplontus melanostigma (Marsham, 1802), the weevil formerly referred to as Microplontus rugulosus (Herbst, 1795) (Curculionidae) and its synonyms, with lectotype and neotype designations. The Coleopterist, 24 : 133 - 140.

Ramsey A, Houston TF, Ball AD, Goral T, Barclay MVL, Cox JPL (2015) Towards an Understanding of Molecule Capture by the Antennae of Male Beetles Belonging to the Genus Rhipicera (Coleoptera, Rhipiceridae). The Anatomical Record, 298 (9) : 1519 - 1534. doi: 10.1002/ar.23188

Salisbury A, Malumphy C, Barclay MVL (2015) Recent records of Capricorn beetles Cerambyx spp. in England and Wales (Cerambycidae).. The Coleopterist, 24 (1) : 40 - 44.

Barclay MVL, Garner ,B.H. (2014) Conference Paper: Summary of the London Scarab Symposium. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting 2014, 1611 11 - 16 11 11http://www.entsoc.org/PDF/2014/2015_AM_Program.pdf 1 (1) :

Rocha LA, Aleixo A, Allen G, Almeda F, Baldwin CC, Barclay MVL, Bates JM, Bauer AM, Benzoni F, Berns CM, Berumen ML, Blackburn DC, Blum S, Bolanos F, Bowie RCK, Britz R, Brown RM, Cadena CD, Carpenter K, Ceriaco LM, Chakrabarty P, Chaves G, Choat JH, Clements KD, Collette BB, Collins A, Coyne J, Cracraft J, Daniel T, De CarvalhoMR, De QueirozK, Di DarioF, Drewes R, Dumbacher JP, Engilis A, Erdmann MV, Eschmeyer W, Feldman CR, Fisher BL, Fjeldsa J, Fritsch PW, Fuchs J, Getahun A, Gill A, Gomon M, Gosliner T, Graves GR, Griswold CE, Guralnick R, Hartel K, Helgen KM, Ho H, Iskandar DT, Iwamoto T, Jaafar Z, James HF, Johnson D, Kavanaugh D, Knowlton N, Lacey E, Larson HK, Last P, Leis JM, Lessios H, Liebherr J, Lowman M, Mahler DL, Mamonekene V, Matsuura K, Mayer GC, Mays H, Mccosker J, Mcdiarmid RW, Mcguire J, Miller MJ, Mooi R, Mooi RD, Moritz C, Myers P, Nachman MW, Nussbaum RA, Foighil DO, Parenti LR, Parham JF, Paul E, Paulay G, Perez-eman J, Perez-matus A, Poe S, Pogonoski J, Rabosky DL, Randall JE, Reimer JD, Robertson DR, Rodel M-O, Rodrigues MT, Roopnarine P, Ruber L, Ryan MJ, Sheldon F, Shinohara G, Short A, Simison WB, Smith-vaniz WF, Springer VG, Stiassny M, Tello JG, Thompson CW, Trnski T, Tucker P, Valqui T, Vecchione M, Verheyen E, Wainwright PC, Wheeler TA, White WT, Will K, Williams JT, Williams G, Wilson EO, Winker K, Winterbottom R, Witt CC (2014) Specimen collection: An essential tool. Science, 344 (6186) : 814 - 815. doi: 10.1126/science.344.6186.814

Barclay MVL (2014) Rhyzobius forestieri (Mulsant, 1853) (Coccinellidae), a Australian ladybird new to Britain, from the Wildlife Garden of the Natural History Museum, London. The Coleopterist, 23 (2) : 81 - 83.

Barclay MVL (2014) Bruchidius siliquastri Delobel, 2007 (Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae) new to Britain. The Coleopterist, 23 (2) : 41 - 44.

Barclay MVL (2014) Foreword: Wallace and Wallacea, In: Biodiversity, biogeography and nature conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea, Telnov D (Eds). The Entomological Society of Latvia : Rīga.

Murray D, Murray C, Barclay MVL, Thomson RT, Morris MG (2014) Achopera alternata Lea, 1910 (Curculionidae, Cryptorhynchinae), an Australian weevil new to the Northern Hemisphere, breeding out of doors in Britain. The Coleopterist, 23 (2) : 45 - 48.

Nearns EUGENIOH, Barclay MAXWELLVL, Tavakilian GL (2014) Onciderini Thomson, 1860 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae) types of The Natural History Museum (BMNH). Zootaxa, 3857 (2) : 261 - 261. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3857.2.6

Sekerka L, Barclay MVL (2014) Fabrician types of Cassidinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) deposited in the Natural History Museum, London. ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 54 (2) : 657 - 684.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed precedence of Curculio scirpi Fabricius, 1792 (currently Notaris scirpi; Insecta, Coleoptera, CURCULIONOIDEA, ERIRHINIDAE) over Curculio rhamni Herbst, 1784 and C. scirpi Rossi, 1790 (Case 3570). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 203 - 204.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed conservation of usage of Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, SCARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA) (Case 3590). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 202 - 203.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed precedence of Prionocerus bicolor Redtenbacher, 1868 (Insecta, Coleoptera, CLEROIDEA, PRIONOCERIDAE) over P. pertii Laporte de Castelnau, 1836 (Case 3511). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 204 - 204.

Barclay MVL (2013) Comment on the proposed precedence of Haltica undulata Kutschera, 1860 (currently Phyllotreta undulata, Insecta, Coleoptera, CHRYSOMELIDAE) over Haltica bivittata Waterhouse, 1838 (currently Phyllotreta bivittata) (Case 3575). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 70 : 201 - 201.

Greenslade AFC, Barclay MVL, Hammond PM, Booth RG, Bantock TM, Percy D, Osborne D, Ware C, Shelton J, Weekes J, Ponsonby D, Cameron-fleming I, Vane-wright RI (2013) The beetles (Coleoptera) of Bingley Island: a preliminary checklist, with additional notes on history, ecology, bugs (Hemiptera) and flowering plants. Entomologist’s Gazette, 64 : 146 - 165.

Barclay MVL (2012) Priority! The Dating of Scientific Names in Ornithology. A Directory to the Literature and its Reviewers. (Book Review). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 69 : 81 - 82.

Takano H, Garner BH, Barclay MVL (2012) Megatoma undata (Linnaeus) (Dermestidae) attacking dry insect specimens in a collection. The Coleopterist, 21 :

Bantock TM, Notton DG, Barclay MVL (2011) Rhaphigaster nebulosa (Pentatomidae: Pentatomini) arrives in Britain. Het News (ser. 2), 17/18 :

Barclay MVL (2011) Arthropod Fauna of the UAE, Volume 2 (Book Review). Systematics and Biodiversity, 9 : 175 - 176.

Barclay MVL, Morris MG (2011) Pachyrhinus lethierryi (Desbrochers) in Dorset (Curculionidae, Entiminae). The Coleopterist, 20 :

Fikacek M, Barclay MVL, Perkins PD (2011) Two new species of the Epimetopus mendeli species group and notes on its adult and larval morphology (Coleoptera: Hydrophiloidea: Epimetopidae). ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE, 51 (2) : 477 - 504.

Ivie MA, Barclay MVL (2011) THE FAMILIAL PLACEMENT AND SPECIFIC MEMBERSHIP OF ESCALERINA BOLIVAR Y PIELTAIN AND PAULUSIELLA LOBL (COLEOPTERA: ELATERIDAE, DASCILLIDAE, DRILIDAE), WITH NEW SYNONYMIES. COLEOPTERISTS BULLETIN, 65 (2) : 167 - 172.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2011) Comment on the proposed precedence of Maculinea van Eecke, 1915 over Phengaris Doherty, 1891 (Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3508). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 68 : 292 - 293.

Barclay MVL (2010) A. A. Allen. The Coleopterist, 19 (3) : 150 - 150.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2010) Two new species of the genus Cyobius from Borneo (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae).. Entomological Review of Japan, 65 (2) : 285 - 292.

Barclay MVL (2009) Book review. Arthropod Fauna of the UAE, Volume 1. Patron: H.H. Sheikh Tahnoon Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Editor: Antonius van Harten. Dar Al Ummah Publ. 2008.. Systematics and Biodiversity, 7 :

Barclay MVL (2009) Beetles and bugs in London - a review of changing fauna. The London Naturalist, 88 : 45 - 54.

Barclay MVL (2009) British Otiorhynchus 'setosulus' reidentified as Otiorhynchus dieckmanni Magnano, with notes on its distribution and identification. The Coleopterist, 18 : 59 - 65.

Mann DJ, Barclay MVL (2009) The identification and distribution of Cryptocephalus biguttatus (Scopoli) and C.bipunctatus (Linnaeus) var. thomsoni Weise (Chrysomelidae) in Britain. The Coleopterist, 18 : 166 - 181.

Morris MG, Barclay MVL (2009) Weevils (Curculionoidea) of the Isles of Scilly. The Coleopterist, 18 : 7 - 13.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2009) Notes on the coprophagous scarab beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) from Southeast Asia (XXII). A new species of Haroldius and four new species of Panelus from Borneo. Entomological Review of Japan, 64 : 237 - 245.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2009) Six new taxa of the subgenus Indachorius of the genus Onthophagus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) from Borneo. Entomological Review of Japan, 64 : 189 - 205.

Salisbury A, Barclay MVL, Reid S, Halstead A (2009) The current status of the Southern Green Shield Bug, Nezara viridula (Hemiptera; Pentatomidae), an introduced pest species recently established in South East England. British Journal of Entomology and Natural History, 22 : 189 - 194.

Barclay M (2008) Book Review: Insects of Britain and Western Europe by Michael Chinery [Editor], Published by A & C Black, 320 pp. Country File. February 2008,

Barclay MVL (2008) Families Tenebrionidae and Tetratomidae, In: Checklist of the Beetles of the British Isles. 2008 Edition, Duff AG (Eds). Privately published by A.G. Duff in Wells, Somerset : 91 - 95.

Mendel H, Barclay MVL (2008) Semanotus russicus (Fabricius, 1776) (Cerambycidae) breeding in Britain. The Coleopterist, 17 : 1 - 4.

Ochi T, Kon M, Barclay MVL (2008) A review of the subgenus Parascatonomus of the genus Onthophagus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of Borneo. Japan Coleoptera Society, Osaka. Special Publication, 2 : 191 - 234.

Barclay M (2007) Some observations and thoughts on the Platanus feeding Arocatus 'roeselii' (Lygaeidae) established in London. Het News, 10 : 8 - 9.

Kirejtshuk AG, Barclay MVL (2007) On Brachypeplus (Brachypeplus) parallelus Murray, 1864 and B. (B.) euparallelus sp. n. from Africa with notes on synonymy in the subgenus Brachypeplus (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae: Cillaeinae). Taxonomic Series, 3 : 115 - 128.

Kirejtshuk AG, Barclay M (2007) Anniversary of Nikolai Borisovich Nikitsky. Bulletin of the Moscow Society of Naturalists, 112 :

Newbold T, Meregalli M, Colonnelli E, Barclay M, Elbanna S, Abu FandudN, Flegg F, Fouad R, Gilbert F, Hall V, Hancock C, Ismail M, Osamy S, Saber I, Semida F, Zalat S (2007) Redescription of a weevil Paramecops sinaitus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Molytinae) from the Sinai milkweed Asclepias sinaica (Gentianales: Asclepiadaceae). European Journal of Entomology, 104 : 1 - 11.

Barclay M (2006) Beetles in Bolivia (NHM field trip report). AGM & Member's Day Report. The Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologist's Society, 65 : 184 - 186.

Barclay M (2006) Vadim G. Gratshev [Obituary]. Curculio, 53 : 12 - 13.

Barclay MVL (2006) Vacuum Samplers, In: A Coleopterist's Handbook (4th edition), Cooter J, Barclay MVL (Eds). AES Publications : 439 pages. 215 - 217.

Barclay MVL (2006) Tenebrionoidea, In: Coleopterist's Handbook (4th edition), Cooter J, Barclay MVL (Eds). AES Publications : 439 pages. 113 - 120.

Cooter J, Barclay MVL (2006) A Coleopterist's Handbook (4th edition). AES Publications :

Quicke DLJ, Laurenne NM, Barclay M (2005) Host, host location and aggressive behaviour in a tropical wood-borer parasitoid genus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Monilobracon Quicke), parasitoids of Lymexylidae (Coleoptera) in Kibale Forest National Park, West Uganda. African Entomology, 13 : 213 - 220.

Quicke DLJ, Laurenne NM, Barclay M (2005) A new host record for the Afrotropical parasitic wasp genus Bathyaulax Szépligeti (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Braconinae) confirmed using DNA sequence data. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 14 : 96 - 101.

Barclay MVL (2004) The green vegetable bug Nezara viridula (L., 1758) (Hem.: Pentatomidae), new to Britain. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation, 55 - 58.

Ferrer J, Barclay MVL, Hancock EG (2004) Discovery of lost J.C. Fabricius (1775) and A.G. Olivier (1795) types of coleoptera in the Hunterian Museum, University of Glasgow, Scotland. ANNALES ZOOLOGICI, 54 (4) : 775 - 781.

Barclay MVL (2003) The Australian cockroach Periplaneta australasiae (Fab.) (Blattodea: Blattidae) breeding in glasshouses in Cambridge. British Journal of Entomological Natural History, 16 :

Barclay MVL (2003) A record of Uloma culinaris (Linnaeus) (Col.: Tenebrionidae) from the British Isles, with a discussion of its European biology. Entomologist’s Record, 115 : 181 - 186.

Barclay MVL (2003) On some British examples of Poecilium lividum (Rossi) (= Phymatodes lividus) (Cerambycidae) from the New Forest: are they authentic?. The Coleopterist, 12 : 114 - 118.

Barclay MVL (2003) Otiorhynchus (s. str.) armadillo (Rossi, 1792) and Otiorhynchus (s. str.) salicicola Heyden, 1908 (Curculionidae: Entiminae: Otiorhynchini) - two European vine weevils established in Britain. The Coleopterist, 12 : 41 - 56.

Barclay MVL (2003) Observations on Euophryum confine (Broun), E. rufum (Broun) and Pentarthrum huttoni Wollaston (Col., Curculionidae) in Jersey, Channel Islands. Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine, 139 : 183 - 185.

Barclay M (2003) Coleoptera, In: The development of the flora, fauna and environment of the Wildlife Garden at the Natural History Museum, London, Leigh C, Ware C (Eds). London Naturalist : 101 - 124.

Barclay MVL, Kopetz A (2003) Malthodes lobatus (Kiesenwetter) (Cantharidae) new to Britain. The Coleopterist, 12 : 97 - 100.

Quicke DLJ, Laurenne NM, Broad GR, Barclay MVL (2003) Host location behaviour and a new host record for Gabunia aff. togoensis Krieger (Hymenoptera : Ichneumonidae : Cryptinae) in Kibale Forest National Park, West Uganda. AFRICAN ENTOMOLOGY, 11 (2) : 308 - 310.

Barraclough TG, Barclay MVL, Vogler AP (1998) Species richness: Does flower power explain beetle-mania?. Current Biology, 8 (23) : R843 - R845. doi: 10.1016/S0960-9822(07)00527-1

Teaching and students

Courses taught

MSc: MSc in Taxonomy and Biodiversity - Nomenclature module
2/2016.

Impact and outreach

Invited and keynote speaker

Invited speaker, Collections: the last great frontiers of exploration, Brazilian Congress of Zoology in Cuiabá: 9/3/2016.

Keynote speaker, Collections: the last great frontiers of exploration, The Verrall Lecture: 2/3/2016.