Publications: H.M. Ghiradella

  • Ghiradella, H. (in press) Insect cuticular surface modifications: scales and other structural formations. Adv. Insect Physiol.
  • Ghiradella, H, and M. Butler (2009) Many variations on few themes: a broader look at development of iridescent scales (and feathers). J. R. Soc. Interface 6: S243-S251.
  • Potyrailo, R.A., H. Ghiradella, A. Vertiatchikh, K. Dovidenko, J.R.Cournoyer and E. Olson. (2007) Morpho Butterfly wing scales demonstrate highly selective vapour response. Nature Photonics 1: 123-128.
  • Gronquist, M., F.C. Schroeder, H. Ghiradella, D. Hill, E.M. McCoy, J. Meinwald, and T. Eisner (2006) Shunning the night to elude the hunter: diurnal fireflies and the "femme fatales", Chemoecology 16: 39-43.
  • Ghiradella, H. (2005) Fine structure of basic lepidopteran scales. In S. Kinoshita and S. Yoshioka, eds. Structural Color in Biological Systems: Principles and Applications. Osaka: Osaka Press.
  • Ghiradella, H., and J. Schmidt (2004) Fireflies at 100 plus: a new look at flash control. Integrative and Comparative Biology 44: 203-212.
  • Bjorn, L.O., and H. Ghiradella (2004) Levander Speglar. Forskning och Framsteg, January 2004, PP. 26-30.
  • Hirsch, H. V. B., and H. Ghiradella (1994) From Canyon de Chelly to the Science Longhouse at Albany; Educators look at contemporary science teaching. Winds of Change, Spring, 1994, pp. 38-43.
  • Ghiradella, H. (1991) Light and color on the wing: architecture and development of iridescent butterfly mirrors. Applied Optics, 30: 3492-3500.
  • Ghiradella, H. (1988) "Hairs, Bristles and Scales" Invited chapter for Volume 11, Insects, Michael Locke, Editor, in: Microscopic Anatomy of Invertebrates, Frederick Harrison, Series Editor, Wiley-Liss Publishers.
  • Ghiradella, H. (1988) "Anatomy of Light Production: The Firefly Lantern." Invited chapter for Volume 11, Insects, Michael Locke, Editor, in: Microscopic Anatomy of Invertebrates, Frederick Harrison, Series Editor, Wiley-Liss Publishers.
  • Ghiradella, H. (1983) Permeable sites in the firefly lantern tracheol system: use of osmium tetroxide vapor as a tracer. J. Morphol., 177: 145-156.
  • Dorset, D. L., and H. Ghiradella (1983) Insect wax secretion: the growth of tubular crystals. Biochem. Biophys. Acta, 760: 136-142.
  • Ghiradella, H., and W. Radigan (1974) Collembolan cuticle: wax layer and anti-wetting properties. J. Insect Physiol., 20: 301-306.