Hines, H.M., Witkowski, P., Wilson, J.S., Wakamatsu, K. 2017. Melanic variation underlies aposematic color variation in two hymenopteran mimicry systems. PLOS ONE 12(7): e0182135.

Van Belleghem, S.M., Rastas, P., Papanicolaou, A., Martin, S.H., Arias, C.F., Supple, M.A., Hanly, J.J., Mallet, J., Lewis, J.J., Hines, H.M., Ruiz, M., Salazar, C., Linares, M., Moreira, G.R.P., Jiggins, C.D., Counterman, B.A., McMillan, W.O., and R. Papa. 2017. Complex modular architecture around a simple toolkit of wing pattern genes. Nature Ecology & Evolution 1: p.0052.

Brasero, N., Martinet, B., Lecocq, T., Lhomme, P., Biella, P., Valterová, I., Urbanaova, K., Cornalba, M., Hines, H., and P. Rasmont. 2017. The cephalic labial gland secretions of two socially parasitic bumblebees Bombus hyperboreus (Alpinobombus) and Bombus inexspectatus (Thoracobombus) question their inquiline strategy. Insect Science. DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12408


Mikó I, Trietsch C, Sandall EL, Yoder MJ, Hines H, Deans AR. 2016. Malagasy Conostigmus (Hymenoptera: Ceraphronoidea) and the secret of scutes. PeerJ 4:e2682

Nadeau, N.J., C. Pardo-Diaz, A. Whibley, M.A. Supple, S.V. Saenko, R.W.R. Wallbank, G.C. Wu, L. Maroja, L. Ferguson, J.J. Hanly, H. Hines, C. Salazar, R. M. Merrill, A. J. Dowling, R. H. ffrench-Constant, V. Llaurens, M. Joron, W. O. McMillan, C. Jiggins. 2016. The gene cortex controls mimicry and crypsis in butterflies and moths. Nature 543: 106-110.


Supple, M.A., R. Papa, H. M. Hines, W. O. McMillian and B. A. Counterman. 2015 Divergence with gene flow across a speciation continuum of Heliconius butterflies. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 15:204

Deans, A.R., Lewis, S.E., Huala, E., <70 alphabetical authors including H.M.Hines>, and P. Mabee. 2015. Finding our way through phenotypes. PLoS Biology 13(1): e1002033 doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002033

Condamine, F. and H. Hines, 2015. Historical species losses in bumblebee evolution. Biology Letters, 11: 20141049.


Supple, M. A., H. M. Hines, K. K. Dasmahapatra, J. J. Lewis, D. M. Nielsen, C. Lavoie, D. A. Ray, C. Salazar, W. O. McMillan, and B. A. Counterman. 2013. Genomic architecture of adaptive color pattern divergence and convergence in Heliconius butterflies. Genome Research, PREPRINT, doi: 10.1101/gr.150615.112


Hines, H. M., P. Williams. 2012. Evolution of Müllerian mimicry in the highly color polymorphic bumble bee Bombus trifasciatus and its comimics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 166:805-826.

Hines, H. M.*, R. Papa*, M. Ruiz, A. Papanicoloau, C. Wang, H. F. Nijhout, W. O. McMillan**, and R. Reed**. Transcriptome analysis reveals novel patterning and pigmentation genes underlying Heliconius butterfly wing pattern variation. BMC Genomics 13: 288. *, ** equal contributions

The Heliconius Genome Consortium. 2012. Butterfly genome reveals promiscuous exchange of mimicry adaptations among species. Nature,

Duennes, M. A., Lozier, J. D., Hines, H. M., and S. A. Cameron. 2012. Geographical patterns of genetic divergence in the widespread Mesoamerican bumble bee Bombus ephippiatus (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 64 (1): 219-231.

Miko, I., Friedrich, F., Yoder, M. J., Hines, H. M., Deitz, L. L., Bertone, M. A., Seltman, K. C., Wallace, M. S., and A. R. Deans. 2012. On dorsal prothoracic appendages in treehoppers (Hemiptera: Membracidae) and the nature of morphological evidence. PLoS ONE 7(1): e30137. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0030137


Hines, H. M., Counterman, B. A., Papa, R., Albuquerque de Moura, P., Cardoso, M. Z., Linares, M., Mallet, J., Reed, R. D., Jiggins, C. D., Kronforst, M. R., and W. Owen McMillan. 2011. Wing patterning gene redefines the mimetic history of Heliconius butterflies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 108: 19666-19671.

Reed, R. D., Papa, R., Martin, A., Hines, H. M., Counterman B. A., Pardo-Diaz, C., Jiggins, C. D., Chamberlain, N. L., Kronforst M. R., Chen, R., Halder, G., Nijhout, H. F., and W. O. McMillan. 2011. optix drives the repeated convergent evolution of butterfly wing pattern mimicry. Science 333: 1137-1141.


Hines, H. M. and S. A. Cameron. 2010. The phylogenetic position of the bumble bee inquiline Bombus inexspectatus and implications for the evolution of social parasitism. Insectes Sociaux 57: 379-383.

Counterman, B. A., Arajuo-Perez, F., Hines, H. M., Baxter, S. W., Morrison, C. M., Lindstrom, D. P., Papa, R., Ferguson, L., Joron, M., ffrench-Constant, R., Smith, C., Nielsen, D. M., Chen, R., Jiggins, C. D., Reed, R. D., Halder, G., Mallet, J., and W. O. McMillan. 2010. Genomic hotspots for adaptation: population genetics of Müllerian mimicry in Heliconius erato. PLoS Genetics 6 (2): e10000794.


Williams, P. H., Cameron, S. A., Hines, H. M., Cederberg, B., and P. Rasmont. 2008. A simplified subgeneric classification of the bumblebees (genus Bombus). Apidologie 39: 46-74.

Hines, H. M. 2008. Historical biogeography, divergence times, and diversification patterns of bumble bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombus). Systematic Biology 57: 58-75.


Cameron, S. A., Hines, H. M., and P. H. Williams. 2007. A comprehensive phylogeny of the bumble bees (Bombus). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 91: 161-188.

Hines, H. M., Cameron, S. A., and A. R. Deans. 2007a. Nest architecture and foraging behavior in Bombus pullatus (Hymenoptera: Apidae), with comparisons to other tropical bumble bees. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 80: 1-15.

Hines, H. M., Hunt, J. H., O’Connor, T. K., Gillespie, J. J., and S. A. Cameron. 2007b. Multigene phylogeny reveals eusociality evolved twice in vespid wasps. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 104: 3295-3299.


Hines, H. M., Cameron, S. A., and P. H. Williams. 2006. Molecular phylogeny of the bumble bee subgenus Pyrobombus (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombus) with insights into gene utility for lower-level analysis. Invertebrate Systematics 20: 289-303.


Rasmont, P., Terzo, M., Aytekin, A. M., Hines, H., Urbanova, K., Cahlikova, L., and I. Valterova. 2005. Cephalic secretions of the bumblebee subgenus Sibiricobombus Vogt suggest Bombus niveatus Kriechbaumer and Bombus vorticosus Gerstaecker are conspecific (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Bombus). Apidologie 36: 571-584.

Hines, H. M., and S. D. Hendrix. 2005. Bumble bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) diversity and abundance in tallgrass prairie patches: Effects of local and landscape floral resources. Environmental Entomology 34: 1477-1484.


Nelson, D. R., Hines, H., and B. Stay. 2004. Methyl-branched hydrocarbons, major components of the waxy material coating the embryos of the viviparous cockroach Diploptera punctata. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part B 138: 265-276.