How to Cite This Blog

You may be considering re-posting or sharing the information that you find on Beetles in the Bush. Thank you! I only ask that you cite BitB as a source. Following are some examples of how to cite this blog:

The Pan-Pacific Entomologist (typical entomology journal)

MacRae, T. C. 2011. Mini-review of the Cicindelidia abdominalis species-group. Available from Beetles in the Bushhttp://beetlesinthebush.wordpress.com/2011/09/14/mini-review-of-the-cicindelidia-abdominalis-species-group/ (accessed 8 August 2012).

APA Style

MacRae, T. C. (2011, September 14.) Mini-review of the Cicindelidia abdominalis species-group. Retrieved August 10, 2012 from Beetles in the Bush, http://beetlesinthebush.wordpress.com/2011/09/14/mini-review-of-the-cicindelidia-abdominalis-species-group/.

Chicago Style

MacRae, Ted C. “Mini-review of the Cicindelidia abdominalis species-group.” Published September 14, 2011, accessed August 10, 2012. Beetles in the Bushhttp://beetlesinthebush.wordpress.com/2011/09/14/mini-review-of-the-cicindelidia-abdominalis-species-group/.

Tip. Short URLs are more easily formatted in print listings than long ones. Using a short link for the example shown above under The Pan-Pacific Entomologist would appear as follows:

MacRae, T. C. 2011. Mini-review of the Cicindelidia abdominalis species-group. Available from Beetles in the Bushhttp://wp.me/poP0U-2Zh (accessed 8 August 2012).

Online Articles

For articles to be posted online only, simply hyperlink the source article and website URLs to their respective titles in the reference listing, e.g.:

MacRae, T. C. 2011. Mini-review of the Cicindelidia abdominalis species-group. Available from Beetles in the Bush (accessed 8 August 2012).