Directorate Taxonomy and Phylogeny - Jean-Luc Boeve

Dr. agrégé Jean-Luc Boevé

Entomologist
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Key Publications
J. - L. Boevé, Voigt, D. , and Gorb, S. N. , Integument and defence in larva and prepupa of a sawfly living on a semi-aquatic plant, Naturwissenschaften, vol. 100, pp. 107–110, 2013.
J. - L. Boevé, Sonet, G. , Nagy, Z. Tamás, Symoens, F. , Altenhofer, E. , Häberlein, C. , and Schulz, S. , Defense by Volatiles in Leaf-Mining Insect Larvae, Journal of Chemical Ecology, vol. 35, pp. 507 - 517, 2009.
J. - L. Boevé, Ducarme, V. , Mertens, T. , Bouillard, P. , and Angeli, S. , Surface structure, model and mechanism of an insect integument adapted to be damaged easily, Journal of Nanobiotechnology, vol. 2, p. 10, 2004.
Key Projects

Belspo project "BELBEES"

BRAIN project funded by Belspo, from 2014 to 2017, and entitled: BELBEES ‘Multidisciplinary assessment of BELgian wild BEE decline to adapt mitigation management policy’.

GTI projects

Global Taxonomy Initiative (GTI) projects funded by the Belgian Directorate-General for Development Cooperation, and a contribution by the King Leopold Fundation. Projects devoted to Benin (2006-2007), Ethiopia (2010-2013), and Ecuador (2014).

EU network "INCHECO"

Research Training Network funded by the European Commission, from 03/2000 to 08/2004, and entitled: INCHECO ‘Insect Chemical Ecology: Integrated approach to defence strategies in herbivorous Hymenoptera’.

 

Professional experiences

01/09/1996 > ongoing: Scientific researcher

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

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01/05/1988 > 31/08/1996: Scientific researcher

Universität Bayreuth (Germany), Universität Bern (Switzerland), ETH Zürich (Switzerland), and Freie Universität Berlin (Germany)

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Academic training

02/06/1998 > ongoing: "Privat Dozent" and "Agrégation"

"Habilitation" and "Agrégé de l'Enseignement supérieur"
Freie Universität Berlin, and Université Libre de Bruxelles

One equivalent certificate was obtained in two steps: - Lehrbefähigung für das Fach Zoologie, nach Habilitation: „Chemische Ökologie von Blattwespenlarven (Insecta, Hymenoptera) und Spinnen (Arachnida, Araneae)“ ; 14.01.1998 - Thèse d’agrégation allemande (Habilitation) reconnue comme équivalente au diplôme d’Agrégé de l’Enseignement supérieur en Sciences (groupe : Sciences zoologiques); 02.06.1998

01/11/1982 > 31/03/1988: "Docteur en Sciences"

"Doctorat en Sciences zoologiques"
Université Libre de Bruxelles

Thèse de doctorat: "Statégies défensives des larves de nématines (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae) vis-à-vis de leurs prédateurs".

2017

J. - L. Boevé, Sawflies of Ethiopian and Ecuadorian highlands in a Chemo-ecological perspective, in (Re) Connecting Biodiveristy in space and Time, Brussel, 2017, p. 363.
J. - L. Boevé, Trenczek, T. E. , and Angeli, S. , Searching for particular traits of sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) larvae that emit hemolymph as a defence against predators, Journal of Insect Physiology, vol. 96, pp. 93-97, 2017.

2016

J. - L. Boevé, Eertmans, F. , Adriaens, E. , and Rossel, B. , Field Method for testing Repellency of an Icaridin-Containing Skin Lotion against Vespid Wasps, Insects, vol. 7, pp. 1-6, 2016.
J. - L. Boevé, Marin-Armijos, D. S. , Dominguez, D. F. , and Smith, D. R. , Sawflies (Hymenoptera: Argidae, Pergidae, Tenthredidinidae) from southern Ecuador, with a new record for the country and some ecological data., Hournal of Hymenoptera, vol. 51, pp. 55-89, 2016.

2015

A. Pauly, Devalez, J. , Sonet, G. , Nagy, Z. Tamás, and Boevé, J. - L. , DNA barcoding and male genital morphology reveal six cryptic species in the West Palearctic bee complex Seladonia smaragdula (Vachal, 1895) (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Halictidae), in Book of abstracts of the 13th international congress on the zoogeography and ecology of Greece and adjacent regions (ICZEGAR), Irakleio, Greece, 7-11 October 2015,, 2015, p. 162.
F. Koch, Pauly, A. , Hora, Z. A. , and Boevé, J. - L. , Sawflies of Ethiopia (Hymenoptera: Argidae, Tenthredinidae), Zootaxa, vol. 4021, pp. 119-155, 2015.
J. - L. Boevé, Multimodal defensive strategies in larvae of two Hemichroa sawfly species, Journal of Hymenoptera Research, vol. 46, pp. 25-33, 2015.

2014

J. - L. Boevé, Avian but also invertebrate predators are drivers of chemical defensive strategies in tenthredinids, in Abstract book: Joint meeting of International Society for Chemical Ecologie and the Chemical Signals in Vertebrates group. Urbana-Champaign (USA), 2014, p. 119.
J. - L. Boevé, Honraet, K. , and Rossel, B. , Screening of Repellents against Vespid Wasps, Insects, vol. 5, pp. 272-286, 2014.
J. - L. Boevé, Rozenberg, R. , Shinohara, A. , and Schmidt, S. , Toxic Peptides Occur Frequently in Pergid and Argid Sawfly larvae, Plos One, vol. 9, pp. 1-7, 2014.
A. D. Liston, Savina, H. , Nagy, Z. Tamás, Sonet, G. , and Boevé, J. - L. , Taxonomy, phylogeny and host plants of some Abia sawflies (Hymenoptera, Cimbicidae), Zootaxa, vol. 3821, pp. 125-132, 2014.

2013

J. - L. Boevé, Voigt, D. , and Gorb, S. N. , Integument and defence in larva and prepupa of a sawfly living on a semi-aquatic plant, Naturwissenschaften, vol. 100, pp. 107–110, 2013.
J. - L. Boevé, First record in Belgium of the invasive sawfly Aproceros leucopoda (Hymenoptera : Argidae) and some related ecological data, Bulletin de la Société royale belge d'Entomologie, vol. 149, pp. 217-221, 2013.

2012

S. E. W. Opitz, Boevé, J. - L. , Nagy, Z. Tamás, Sonet, G. , Koch, F. , and Müller, C. , Host Shifts from Lamiales to Brassicaceae in the Sawfly Genus Athalia, PLoS ONE, vol. 7, p. e33649, 2012.
G. T. Knight, Heibo, E. , Bland, K. P. , Barstad, T. , Blank, S. M. , Boevé, J. - L. , Fiedler, C. , Grearson, K. J. , Halstead, A. , Jacobs, H. , Jansen, E. , O nnve, L. , Prous, M. , Robinson, J. , and Taeger, A. , On Scottish sawflies , with results of the 14 th International Sawfly Workshop , in the southern Highlands , 2010, Beitrage zur Entomologie, vol. 62, pp. 1-68, 2012.

2010

J. - L. Boevé and Angeli, S. , Ecophysiology of dorsal versus ventral cuticle in flattened sawfly larvae., Die Naturwissenschaften, vol. 97, pp. 595-9, 2010.

2009

J. - L. Boevé, Sonet, G. , Nagy, Z. Tamás, Symoens, F. , Altenhofer, E. , Häberlein, C. , and Schulz, S. , Defense by Volatiles in Leaf-Mining Insect Larvae, Journal of Chemical Ecology, vol. 35, pp. 507 - 517, 2009.

2004

J. - L. Boevé, Ducarme, V. , Mertens, T. , Bouillard, P. , and Angeli, S. , Surface structure, model and mechanism of an insect integument adapted to be damaged easily, Journal of Nanobiotechnology, vol. 2, p. 10, 2004.
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