• Borowiec M.L. 2019. Spruceup: fast and flexible identification, visualization, and removal of outliers from large multiple sequence alignments. Journal of Open Source Software 4(42), 1635. DOI: 10.21105/joss.01635
  • Borowiec M.L., Rabeling C., Brady S.G., Fisher B.L., Schultz T.R., Ward P.S. 2019. Compositional heterogeneity and outgroup choice influence the internal phylogeny of the ants. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 134: 111-121. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2019.01.024
  • Borowiec M.L. 2019. Convergent evolution of the army ant syndrome and congruence in big-data phylogenetics. Systematic Biology 68(4): 642-656. Free PDF. DOI: 10.1093/sysbio/syy088


  • Gillung J.P., Winterton S.L., Bayless K.M., Khouri Z., Borowiec M.L., Yeates D., Kimsey L.S., Misof B., Shin S., Zhou X., Mayer C., Petersen M., Wiegmann B.M. 2018. Anchored phylogenomics unravels the evolution of spider flies (Diptera, Acroceridae) and reveals discordance between nucleotides and amino acids. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 128: 233-245. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2018.08.007


  • Kjer K., Borowiec M.L., Frandsen P.B., Ware J., Wiegmann B.M. 2016. Advances using molecular data in insect systematics. Current Opinion in Insect Science 18: 40-47. DOI: 10.1016/j.cois.2016.09.006
  • Borowiec M.L. 2016. Generic revision of the ant subfamily Dorylinae (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). ZooKeys 608: 1-280. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.608.9427
  • Borowiec M.L. 2016. AMAS: A fast tool for alignment manipulation and computing of summary statistics. PeerJ 4:e1660. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.1660


  • Borowiec M.L., Lee E.K., Chiu J.C., Plachetzki D.C. 2015. Extracting phylogenetic signal and accounting for bias in whole-genome data sets supports the Ctenophora as sister to remaining Metazoa. BMC Genomics, 16(1):987. DOI: 10.1186/s12864-015-2146-4
  • Borowiec M.L., Kimsey, L.S. 2015. The first host record for the wasp subfamily Brachycistidinae (Hymenoptera: Tiphiidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 117(1): 62-64. DOI: 10.4289/0013-8797.117.1.62


  • Snelling R.S., Borowiec M.L., Prebus M.M. 2014. Studies on California ants: new species in the genus Temnothorax Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). ZooKeys, 372: 27-89. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.372.6039


  • Johnson B.R., Borowiec M.L., Chiu J.C., Lee E.K., Atallah J., Ward P.S. 2013. Phylogenomics resolves evolutionary relationships among ants, bees, and wasps. Current Biology, 23: 2058-2062. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2013.08.050
  • Borowiec M.L., Borowiec L. 2013. New data on the occurrence of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Lower Silesia and other regions of Poland [in Polish with English summary] Wiadomości Entomologiczne, 32: 49-57.
  • Borowiec M.L. 2013. Two species of myrmecophilous Diapriidae (Hymenoptera) new to Poland. Wiadomości Entomologiczne, 32: 42-48.


  • Borowiec M.L., Wiśniowski B., Żyła W. 2012. Xenos vesparum Rossius, 1793 – a strepsipteron new to Poland (Strepsiptera: Xenidae) Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae Biologicae, 97: 7-12.
  • Borowiec M.L. 2012. New record of Elenchus tenuicornis (Kirby, 1815) (Strepsiptera: Elenchidae) in Poland [in Polish] Wiadomości Entomologiczne, 31: 210.
  • Seltmann K.C., Yoder M.J., Mikó I., Forshage M., Bertone M.A., Agosti D., Austin A.D., Balhoff J.P., Borowiec M.L., Brady S.G., Broad G.R., Brothers D.J., Burks R.A., Buffington M.L., Campbel H.M., Dew K.J., Ernst A.F., Fernández-Triana J.L., Gates M.W., Gibson G.A.P., Jennings J.T., Johnson N.F., Karlsson D., Kawada R., Krogmann L., Kula R.R., Mullins P.L., Ohl M., Rasmussen C., Ronquist F., Schulmeister S., Sharkey M.J., Talamas E., Tucker E., Vilhelmsen L., Ward P.S., Wharton R.A., Deans A.R. 2012. A hymenopterists’ guide to the Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology: utility, clarification, and future directions. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 27: 67-88. DOI: 10.3897/jhr.27.2961
  • Wetterer J.K., Kronauer D.J.C., Borowiec M.L. 2012. Worldwide spread of Cerapachys biroi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Cerapachyinae). Myrmecological News, 17: 1-4.


  • Borowiec M.L., Longino J.T. 2011. Three new species and reassessment of the rare Neotropical ant genus Leptanilloides (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Leptanilloidinae). ZooKeys, 133: 19-48. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.133.1479
  • Borowiec M.L., Schulz A., Alpert G.D., Baňař P. 2011. Discovery of the worker caste and description of two new species of Anomalomyrma (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Leptanillinae) with unique abdominal morphology. Zootaxa, 2810: 1-14.
  • Borowiec M.L. 2011. First record of Lasius sabularum (Bondroit, 1918) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Poland. Myrmecological News, 14: 137-140.


  • Borowiec M.L., Ruta R., Kubisz D. 2010. New records of Claviger longicornis Müller, 1818 and C. testaceus Preyssler, 1790 (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae) in Poland with review of their habits. Polish Journal of Entomology, 79: 261-269.


  • Borowiec M.L. 2009. New data on the occurrence of formicoxenine ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Poland. Wiadomości Entomologiczne, 28: 237-246. [in Polish with English summary]
  • Borowiec M.L. 2009. New records of the ant Camponotus truncatus (Spinola, 1808) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Wrocław and its surroundings. Wiadomości Entomologiczne, 28: 200. [in Polish]
  • Borowiec M.L., Borowiec L., Csősz S., Radchenko A. 2009. Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) collected during 2006 Polish expedition to Kyrgyzstan. Genus, 20: 367-379.
  • Borowiec M.L. 2009. New ant species related to Cerapachys sexspinus and discussion of the status of Yunodorylus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Zootaxa, 2069: 43-58.


  • Borowiec M.L. 2007. A third species of Mayriella from the Oriental Region (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Genus, 18: 773-776.
  • Borowiec M.L. 2007. A new species of Tyrannomyrmex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae) from India. Zootaxa, 1642: 65-68.
  • Borowiec M.L. 2007. Camponotus truncatus (Spinola, 1808) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) – ant species new to Poland. Polish Journal of Entomology, 76: 41-45.
  • Borowiec M.L. 2007. Second record of the ant Leptothorax kutteri Buschinger, 1966 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Poland. Przegląd Zoologiczny, 50: 37-40. [in Polish]


  • Stankiewicz A.M., Sielezniew M., Borowiec M.L., Czechowski W. 2005. Formica uralensis Ruzsky (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Poland. Fragmenta Faunistica, 48: 175-180.