Mr Max Barclay

Mr Maxwell Barclay

Collections Manager, Coleoptera and Hemiptera

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

Publications

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 Carvalho MR, de Queiroz K, Di Dario F, 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. , Telnov D, Biodiversity, biogeography and nature conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea.. 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 EH, BARCLAY MVL, Tavakilian G (2014) Onciderini Thomson, 1860 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae) types of The Natural History Museum (BMNH). Zootaxa, 3857 (2): 261 - 274.

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; see BZN 68: 267–270). 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; see BZN 69: 182–190, 293–295; 70: 46–48). 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; see BZN 67: 137–139). 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; see BZN 69: 24-28). 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),

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 : 477 - 504.

Ivie MA, BARCLAY MVL (2011) The familial placement and specific membership of Escalerina Bolívar y Pieltain and Paulusiella Löbl (Coleoptera: Elateridae, Dascillidae, Drilidae), with new synonymies. Coleopterists Bulletin, 65 : 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 (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. , Duff AG, Checklist of the Beetles of the British Isles. 2008 Edition., pp. 91 - 95. Privately published by A.G. Duff in Wells, Somerset.

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 Fandud N, 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. , Cooter J, Barclay MVL, A Coleopterist's Handbook (4th edition)., pp. 215 - 217. AES Publications. 439 pages.

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

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 (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. , Leigh C, Ware C, The development of the flora, fauna and environment of the Wildlife Garden at the Natural History Museum, London., pp. 101 - 124. London Naturalist.

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

QUICKE DLJ, Laurenne NM, Broad GR, BARCLAY M (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 Journal of Entomology, 11 : 308 - 310.

Highlighted publications

Rocha LA, Aleixo A, Allen G, Almeda F, Baldwin CC, et al (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. , Telnov D, Biodiversity, biogeography and nature conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea.. 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 EH, BARCLAY MVL, Tavakilian G (2014) Onciderini Thomson, 1860 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae) types of The Natural History Museum (BMNH). Zootaxa, 3857 (2): 261 - 274.