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Alfonsina Arriaga Jiménez

Country of origin: Mexico Currently in: Australia, Armidale General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Academic Background


2015 Doctorate Biological Systems and Organisms
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

Native dung beetles in NSW, Australia Dung beetles in Oaxacan mountains, Mexico

Research Keywords: 
dung beetles
sky islands
native fauna
Conservation biology

Publications resulting from Research: 

Arriaga-Jiménez, A., Escobar-Hernández, F., Rös, M., & Kohlmann, B. (2020). The establishment of the Onthophagus anthracinus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) species complex and the description of a new species. The Canadian Entomologist, 152(1), 1-17.

El Adouzi, M., Arriaga-Jiménez, A., Dormont, L., Barthes, N., Labalette, A., Lapeyre, B., ... & Roy, L. (2020). Modulation of feed composition is able to make hens less attractive to the poultry red mite Dermanyssus gallinae. Parasitology, 147(2), 171-181.

Escobar-Hernández, F., Arenas-Parral, A., & Arriaga-Jiménez, A. (2019). New Distribution Records and Ecological Notes for Seven Species of Onthophagus Latreille (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in Oaxaca, Mexico, with Description of the Female of Onthophagus howdeni Zunino and Halffter and Redescription of Onthophagus zapotecus Zunino and Halffter. The Coleopterists Bulletin, 73(3), 535-550.

Arriaga-Jimenez, A., & Gonzalez-Vanegas, P. A. (2019). Occurrence of the honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) in the Sea of Cortés southern islands: a pathway to invasion or transient visitors. BioInvasions Records, 8(4), 774-781.

Arriaga-Jiménez, A., Rös, M., & Halffter, G. (2018). High variability of dung beetle diversity patterns at four mountains of the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt. PeerJ, 6, e4468.

Kohlmann, B., Arriaga-Jiménez, A., & Rös, M. (2018). Dung beetle vicariant speciation in the mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico, with a description of a new species of Phanaeus (Coleoptera, Geotrupidae, Scarabaeidae). ZooKeys, (743), 67.

Kohlmann, B., Arriaga-Jiménez, A., & Rös, M. (2018). An unusual new species of Canthidium (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae) from Oaxaca, Mexico. Zootaxa, 4378(2), 273-278.

Moctezuma, V., Halffter, G., & Arriaga-Jiménez, A. (2018). Archipelago reserves, a new option to protect montane entomofauna and beta-diverse ecosystems. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad, 89(3), 927-937.

Arriaga-Jiménez, A., Pérez-Díaz, C., & Pillitteri, S. (2018). Ka’ux: Mixe language and biodiversity loss in Oaxaca, Mexico. Regions and Cohesion, 8(3), 127-143.

Dellacasa, M., Dellacasa, G., & Arriaga-Jiménez, A. (2018). Gonaphodioides zempoaltepetlensis (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae), a new species from Oaxaca, Mexico. Zootaxa, 4508(4), 597-593.

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Postdoctoral Research Fellow School of Environmental and Rural Sciences University of New England Armidale NSW 2351 Australia

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