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Eberhard, M.J.B.; Möller, T.A.; Uhl, G. 2021. Dragline silk reveals female developmental stage and mediates male vibratory courtship in the nuptial gift‐giving spider Pisaura mirabilis. Ethology 127: 267-277. <> PDF
Adams, S.A.; Gerbaulet, M.; Schulz, S.; Gillespie, R.G.; Uhl, G. 2021. Chemical species recognition in a Tetragnatha spider (Araneae: Tetragnathidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology 47: 63–72. DOI: 10.1007/s10886-020-01237-8
Fischer, K.; Kreyling, J.; Beaulieu, M.; Beil, I.; Bog, M.; Bonte, D.; Holm, S.; Knoblauch, S.; Koch, D.; Muffler, L.; Mouginot, P.; Paulinich, M.; Scheepens, J.F.; Schiemann, R.; Schmeddes, J.; Schnittler, M.; Uhl, G.; van der Maaten-Theunissen, M.; Weier, J.M.; Wilmking, M.; Weigel, R.; Gienapp, P. 2021. Species-specific effects of thermal stress on the expression of genetic variation across a diverse group of plant and animal taxa under experimental conditions. Heredity 126: 23-37. DOI: PDF
Sheffer, M.M.; Hoppe, A.; Krehenwinkel, H.; Uhl, G.; Kuss, A.W.; Jensen, L.; Jensen, C.; Gillespie, R.G.; Hoff, K. & Prost, S. 2021. Chromosome-level reference genome of the European wasp spider Argiope bruennichi: a resource for studies on range expansion and evolutionary adaptation. GigaScience 10(1): 1-12. DOI: PDF
Müller, C. H. G.; Ganske A.-S.; Uhl, G. 2020. Ultrastructure of chemosensory tarsal tip-pore sensilla of Argiope spp. Audouin, 1826 (Chelicerata: Araneae: Araneidae). Journal of Morphology 281:1634–1659. DOI: PDF
Schmitt, M. 2020. Rezension von Reiß, Christian: Der Axolotl – ein Labortier im Heimaquarium 1864-1914. BioSpektrum 26 (03.20): 364.
Schmitt, M. 2020. Rezension von Köhncke, Michael: Rattus, Mus und Pantholops – Säugetiere und ihre Namensgeber – ein Blick in die Geschichte der Zoologie von 1758 bis 1849. Naturwissenschaftliche Rundschau 73(7): 382-383.
Schmitt, M. 2020. Laudatio für Elizabeth Watts zur Verleihung der Caspar-Friedrich-Wolff-Medaille 2017. Verhandlungen zur Geschichte und Theorie der Biologie 22: 179-182.
Schmitt, M. 2020. Invasive species and the Empty Niche Hypothesis – an essay. Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie 22: 235-239.
Batchuluun, B; Wunderlich, J. & Schmitt, M. 2020. Diversity of beetles (Coleoptera) in natural and planted saxaul forests (Haloxylon ammodendron) in the South Gobi Desert, Mongolia. ZooKeys 1000: 59-70. DOI:
Steinhoff, P. O. M.; Warfen, B.; Voigt, S.; Uhl, G.; Dammhahn, M. 2020. Individual differences in risk‐taking affect foraging across different landscapes of fear. Oikos 129 (12): 1891-1902. DOI: PDF
Eberhard, M.J.B.; Machnis A.; Uhl, G. 2020. Condition-dependent differences in male vibratory pre-copulatory and copulatory courtship in a nuptial gift-giving spider. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 74: 138. DOI: PDF
Mouginot, P.; Uhl, G.; Toshkova, N.; Beaulieu, M. 2020. Differential oxidative costs of locomotory and genital damage in an orb-weaving spider. Journal of Experimental Biology 223 (21): 1-6. DOI:
Lowe, E. C.; Wolff, J. O.; Aceves-Aparicio, A.; Birkhofer, K.; Branco, V. V.; Cardoso, P.; Chichorro, F.; Fukushima, C. S.; Gonçalves-Souza, T.; Haddad, C. R.; Isaia, M.; Krehenwinkel, H.; Audisio, T. L.; Macías-Hernández, N.; Malumbres-Olarte, J.; Mammola, S.; McLean, D. J.; Michalko, R.; Nentwig, W.; Pekár, S.; Pétillon, J.; Privet, K.; Scott, C.; Uhl, G.; Urbano-Tenorio, F.; Wong, B. H.; Herberstein, M. E. 2020. Towards establishment of a centralized spider traits database. The Journal of Arachnology. 48(2):103-109. DOI:
Winter, S.; Prost, S.; de Raad, J.; Coimbra, R.; Wolf, M.; Nebenfuehr, M.; Held, A.; Kurzawe, M.; Papapostolou, R.; Tessien, J.; Bludau, J.; Kelch, A.; Gronefeld, S.; Schoeneberg, Y.; Zeitz, C.; Zapf, K.; Prochotta, D.; Murphy, M.; Sheffer, M.M.; Sonnewald, M.; Nilsson, M.; Janke, A. 2020. Chromosome-level genome assembly of a benthic associated syngnathiformes species: the common dragonet, Callionymus lyra. GigaByte 1. DOI: PDF
Tuni, C.; Schneider J.; Uhl, G.; Herberstein 2020. Sperm competition when transfer is dangerous. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, London B 375: 20200073. DOI: PDF
Fischer, K.; Kreyling, J.; Beaulieu, M.; Beil, I.; Bog, M.; Bonte, D.; Holm, S.; Knoblauch, S.; Koch, D.; Muffler, L.; Mouginot, P.; Paulinich, M.; Scheepens, J.F.; Schiemann, R.; Schmeddes, J.; Schnittler, M.; Uhl, G.; van der Maaten-Theunissen, M.; Weier, J.M.; Wilmking, M.; Weigel, R.; Gienapp, P. 2020. Species-specific effects of thermal stress on the expression of genetic variation across a diverse group of plant and animal taxa under experimental conditions. Heredity. DOI: PDF
Cordellier M., Schneider, J.M.; Uhl, G.; Posnien, N. 2020: Sex differences in spiders: from phenotype to genomics. Development Genes and Evolution 230: 155–172 PDF
Steinhoff, P. O. M.; Uhl, G.; Harzsch, S. & Sombke, A. 2020: Visual pathways in the brain of the jumping spider Marpissa muscosa. Journal of Comparative Neurology 528: 1883–1902. PDF
Kompier, T.; Dow, R. A. & Steinhoff, P. O. M. 2020: Five new species of Coeliccia Kirby, 1890 from Vietnam (Odonata: Platycnemididae), and information on several other species of the genus. ZooTaxa 4766: 501–538. Link
Schmitt, M. 2020. A brief history of the journal Zoologischer Anzeiger. Zoologischer Anzeiger 284: 118-121.
Schmitt, M. 2020. Weber, Max Wilhelm Carl (Karl). Pp. 505-506 in Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften (ed.) Neue Deutsche Biographie Band 27, Duncker & Humblot, Berlin
Sheffer, M.M.; Uhl, G.; Prost, S.; Lueders, T.; Urich, T.; Bengtsson, M.M. 2020. Tissue- and population-level microbiome analysis of the wasp spider Argiope bruennichi identified a novel dominant bacterial symbiont. Microorganisms 8: 8. DOI: PDF
Wolz, M.; Klockmann, M.; Schmitz, T.; Pekár, S.; Bonte, D. & Uhl, G. 2020. Dispersal and life-history traits in a spider with rapid range expansion. Movement Ecology 8: 2. DOI:10.1186/s40462-019-0182-4 PDF
Sentenská L.; Uhl, G.; Lubin, Y. 2020. Alternative mating tactics in a cannibalistic widow spider: do males prefer the safer option? Animal Behaviour 160: 53-59.
Schmitt, M. 2019. Viereinhalb Jahrhunderte Zoologie in Greifswald. Zoologie 2019, Mitteilungen der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft 2019: 7-20
Dederichs, T.M.; Müller, C.H.G.; Sentenská, L.; Lipke, E.; Uhl, G.; Michalik, P. 2019. The innervation of the male copulatory organ of spiders (Araneae) – a comparative analysis. Frontiers in Zoology 16: 39. DOI: doi:10.1186/s12983-019-0337-6 PDF
Mouginot, P.; Uhl, G. 2019. Females of a cannibalistic spider control mutilation of their genitalia by males. Behavioral Ecology 30: 1624-1631. DOI: doi:10.1093/beheco/arz127 Link
Steinhoff, P. O. M., Ahmad, R.; Butler, S. G.; Choong, C. Y.; Dow, R. A. & Reels, G. T. 2019: Odonata of Gunong Mulu National Park in Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo. International Dragonfly Fund Report 141: 1-50. PDF
Eberhard, M.J.B. & Picker M. D. 2019: Vibrational Communication in Heelwalkers (Mantophasmatodea). Pp. 293-307 in: Hill P.S.M., Lakes-Harlan R., Mazzoni V., Narins P., Virant-Doberlet M. & Wessel A. (eds.) Biotremology: Studying Vibrational Behavior, Springer International Publishing, Cham.
Junghanns, A.; Holm, C.; Schou, M.F.; Overgaard, J.; Malte, H.; Uhl, G.; Bilde, T. 2019: Physiological adaptations to extreme maternal and allomaternal care in spiders. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7:305. PDF
Krehenwinkel, H.; Meese, S.; Mayer, C.; Ruch, J.; Schneider, JM.; Bilde, T.; Künzel, S.; Henderson, J.; Russack, J.; Simison, W.B.; Gillespie, R.; Uhl, G. 2019. Cost effective microsatellite isolation and genotyping by high throughput sequencing. Journal of Arachnology 47:190-201.
Eberhard, M.J.B. ; Metze, D.; Küpper, S.C. 2019: Causes of variability in male vibratory signals and the role of female choice in Mantophasmatodea. Behavioural Processes 166:103907. DOI 10.1016/j.beproc.2019.103907.
Schmitt, M. ; Chaboo, C.S.; Biondi, M. 2019. Editorial. Research on Chrysomelidae 8. ZooKeys 856: 1-3
Wendorff, A.; Schmitt, M. 2019. Leaf beetle decline in Central Europe (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae s.l.)? Research on Chrysomelidae 8. ZooKeys 856: 115-135
Schmitt, M.; Sudhaus, W.: 60 years of Phylogenetisches Symposium, a scientific meeting with a difference. Annals of the History and Philosophy of Biology 21 (2016): 247-308 [2018].
Lin, S.W.; Lopardo, L.; Haase, M.; Uhl, G. 2019. Taxonomic revision of the dwarf spider genus Shaanxinus Tanasevitch, 2006 (Araneae, Linyphiidae, Erigoninae), with new species from Taiwan and Vietnam. Organisms Diversity and Evolution 19: 11-276. DOI: 10.1007/s13127-018-00389-6
Dow, R.A.; Butler, S.G.; Reels, G.T.; Steinhoff, P.O.M.; Stokvis, F.R.; Unggang, J. 2019: Previously unpublished Odonata records from Sarawak, Borneo, part IV: Bintulu Division including the Planted Forest Project and Similajau National Park. Faunistic Studies in Southeast Asian and Pacific Island Odonata 27: 1-66. PDF
Reim, E.; Eichhorn, D.; Roy, J.D.; Steinhoff, P.O.M.; Fischer, K. 2019: Nutritional stress reduces flight performance and exploratory behavior in a butterfly. Insect Science 26: 897-910. link
Kenning, M.; Schendel, V.; Müller, C.H.G.; Sombke, A. 2019: Comparative morphology of ultimate and walking legs in the centipede Lithobius forficatus (Myriapoda) with functional implications. Zoological Letters 5:3.
Müller, C.H.G.; Harzsch, S.; Perez, Y. 2019: Chaetognatha. Pp. 163-282 in Schmidt-Rhaesa, A (ed). Handbook of Zoology. Miscellaneous Invertebrates. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, Boston.
Küpper, S.C.; Klass, K.-D.; Uhl, G.; Eberhard, M.J.B. 2018: Comparative morphology of the internal female genitalia in two species of Mantophasmatodea. Zoomorphology 138: 73-83. DOI 10.1007/s00435-018-0421-z.
Dool, S.E., Altewischer, A.; Fischer, N.M.; Drees, K.P.; Foster, J.T.; Fritze, M.; Puechmaille, S.J. 2018: Mating type determination within a microsatellite multiplex for the fungal pathogen Pseudogymnoascus destructans, the causative agent of white-nose disease in bats. Conservation Genetics Resources 1-4. doi: 10.1007/s12686-018-1064-6. link
Eberhard, M.J.B. & Treschnak, D. 2018. Variation of vibrational communication signals in animals depends on trait duration. Ethology 124:855-861. DOI:10.1111/eth.12819.
Müller, C.H.G.; Kenning, M.; Hylleberg, J. & Michalik, P. 2018. Histological and electron microscopic analysis of the papillated epidermal organs of an unknown species of Phascolion (Sipuncula) from Ibiza (Spain). Pp. 193-218 in Boyle, M.J. & Kawauchi, G.Y. (eds). Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on the Biology of the Sipuncula. Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Eberhard, M.J.B.; Schoville, S.D. & Klass, K-D. 2018: Biodiversity of Grylloblattodea and Mantophasmatodea. Pp. 335-357 in: Foottit R.G. & Adler H. (eds.) Insect Biodiversity: Science and Society, Volume 2, Wiley, New Yor etc.
Teeling, E.; Vernes, S; Davalos, LM; Ray, DA; Gilbert, MT; Myers, E; Bat1K Consortium* 2018: Bat Biology, Genomes, and the Bat1K Project: To Generate Chromosome-Level Genomes for all Living Bat Species. Annual review of animal biosciences 6:2.1–12.24.*Serena E. Dool is member of this consortium.
Schmitt, M. & Uhl, G. 2018: Nachruf auf Otto Kraus 17. Mai 1930 - 24. Oktober 2017. Zoologie 2018: 63-66.
Dool, S.E., Orlova, M.V.; Teeling, E.C. 2018: New Irish bat mite records. Irish Naturalists’ Journal 36 (1), 44-45.
Unterseher, M.; Karunarathna, S.; Garcia Cruz, R.; Dagamac, N.; Dahl, M.; Dool, S.E., et al. 2018: Mycobiomes of sympatric Amorphophallus albispathus and Camellia sinensis – case study revealed clear tissue preferences and differences in diversity and composition. Mycological Progress 17(4):489-500. DOI: 10.1007/s11557-018-1375-8
Dool, S. E.; Kuenzel, S.; Haase, M.; Picker, M. D. & Eberhard, M. J. B. 2018: Variable molecular markers for the order Mantophasmatodea (Insecta). Journal of Heredity 109:477-483. Link
Ganske, A.-S. & Uhl, G. 2018: The sensory equipment of a spider - A morphological survey of different types of sensilla in both sexes of Argiope bruennichi (Araneae, Araneidae). Arthropod Structure & Development 47: 144-161.
Schendel, V.; Junghanns, A., Bilde, T. & Uhl, G. 2018: Comparative female genital morphology in Stegodyphus spiders (Araneae: Eresidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 273: 240-250.
Steinhoff, P. O. M.; Liedtke, J.; Sombke, A.; Schneider, J. M. & Uhl G. 2018: Early environmental conditions affect the volume of higher-order brain centers in a jumping spider. Journal of Zoology 304(3): 182-192. Link, University press report
Schmitt, M. 2018: Die Ausbreitung der Phylogenetischen Systematik von Willi Hennig im deutschen Sprachraum von 1950 bis 1976. Verhandlungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geschichte und Theorie der Biologie 19: 115-125 (2017).
Schmitt, M. 2018: Laudatio für Christian Reiß zur Verleihung der Caspar-Friedrich-Wolff-Medaille. Verhandlungen zur Geschichte und Theorie der Biologie 20: 341 – 342 (2017).
Schmitt, M. 2018: Nachruf Michael Türkay (*3. April 1948 – †9. September 2015). Verhandlungen zur Geschichte und Theorie der Biologie 20: 351 – 353 (2017).
Kenning, M.; Müller, C.H.G. & Sombke, A. 2017. The ultimate legs of Chilopoda (Myriapoda): a review on their morphological disparity and functional variability. PeerJ 5:e4023. link DOI: 10.7717/peerj.4023
Bleich, S.; Müller, C.H.G.; Graf, G. & Hanke, W. 2017. Flow generation by the corona ciliata in Chaetognatha - quantification and implications for current functional hypotheses. Zoology 125: 79-86.
von Byern, J.; Müller, C.H.G.; Voigtländer, K.; Dorrer, V.; Marchetti-Deschmann, M.; Flammang, P. & Mayer, G. 2017: Examples of bioadhesives for defence and predation. Pp. 141-191 in Gorb, S.N. & Gorb, E.V. (eds.). Functional surfaces in Biology III. Diversity of the physical phenomena. Springer, Cham.
Mouginot, P.; Uhl, G. & Fromhage, L. 2017: Evolution of external female genital mutilation: why do males harm their mates? Royal Society Open Science 4: 171195. DOI:10.1098/rsos.171195. link.
Schmitt, M.: In memoriam Lasse Hubweber (1977-2014). Mitteilungen der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Rheinischer Koleopterologen 24: 8-10 (2014).
Geiser, E. & Schmitt, M.: In Memoriam Manfred Döberl (1933 – 2016). Entomologische Blätter und Coleoptera 113(1): 1-10.
Pankow, W. & Schmitt, M.: Lilioceris schneideri (Weise, 1900) in Central Europe, with lectotype designation and the description of a new subspecies, L. s. abnobae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Criocerinae). Entomologische Blätter und Coleoptera 113(1): 191-200.
Bezděk, J. & Schmitt, M.: Subfamily Criocerinae in Löbl, I. & Smetana, A. (eds.) Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera vol. 6, Corrigenda et Addenda. Entomologische Blätter & Coleoptera 113(2): 113-135.
Schmitt, M. & Uhl, G. 2017: Oulema septentrionis and O. erichsonii are neither conspecific nor melanic variants of O. melanopus as assessed by micro CT analysis of their lectotypes (Insecta: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Criocerinae). ZooKeys (Research on Chrysomelidae vol. 7): 121-13.
Carr, M.; Gonzalez, G.; Sasaki, M.; Dool, S. E.; Ito, K.; Ishii, A.; Hang’ombe, B. M.; Mweene, A. S.; Teeling, E. C.; Hall, W.W.; Orba, Y. & Sawa, H. 2017: Identification of the same polyomavirus species in different African horseshoe bat species is indicative of short-range host-switching events. Journal of General Virology 98: 2771-85.
Sentenská, L.; Müller, C. H. G.; Pekár , S. & Uhl, G.: Neurons and a sensory organ in the pedipalps of male spiders reveal that it is not a numb structure. Scientific Reports 7: 12209. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-12555-5 link.
Tuni, C.; Weber, S.; Bilde, T. & Uhl, G. 2017: Male spiders reduce pre- and post-mating sexual investment in response to sperm competition risk. Behavioural Ecology. link.
Schmitt, M. 2017: Case 3725 – Lema decempunctata Gebler, 1829 (Insecta, Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae): proposed conservation of the emended specific name. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 74: 28-33 link.
Steinhoff P. O. M.*, Sombke A.*, Liedtke J., Schneider J. M., Harzsch S. & Uhl G. 2017: The synganglion of the jumping spider Marpissa muscosa (Arachnida: Salticidae): insights from histology, immunohistochemistry and microCT analysis. Arthropod Structure & Development 46: 156-170. *shared first authorship Link
Gainett, G.; Michalik, P.; Müller, C. H. G.; Giribet, G.; Talarico, G. & Willemart, R. H. 2017: Ultrastructure of chemoreceptive tarsal sensilla in an armored harvestman and evidence of olfaction across Laniatores (Arachnida, Opiliones). Arthropod Structure & Development 46: 178-195.
Junghanns, A.; Holm, C.; Schou, M. F.; Sørensen, A. B.; Uhl, G. & Bilde, T. 2017: Extreme allomaternal care and unequal task participation by unmated females in a cooperatively breeding spiders. Animal Behaviour 132: 101-107 link, University press report.
Schmitt, M. 2017: The 2nd European Symposium on Chrysomelidae. Chrysomela Newsletter 55: 3.
Schmitt, M. 2017: Central European Leaf Beetles Meeting in 2014. Chrysomela Newsletter 55: 14.
Schmitt, M. & Chaboo, C. S. 2017: The Ninth International Symposium on the Chrysomelide Orlando, FL, USA, September, 2016. Chrysomela Newsletter 55: 15-17.
Schmitt, M. 2017: In memoriam Manfred Döberl (1933-2016). Chrysomela Newsletter 55: 18.
Schmitt, M. 2017: Im memoriam Walter Steinhausen (1919-2015). Chrysomela Newsletter 55: 19-21.
Schmitt, M. 2017: Central European Leaf Beetle Meeting in 2015. Chrysomela Newsletter 55: 22.
Krehenwinkel, H.; Graze, M.; Rödder, D.; Tanaka, K.; Baba, Y.; Muster, C. & Uhl, G. 2016. A phylogeographic survey of a highly dispersive spider reveals Eastern Asia as a major glacial refugium for Palearctic fauna. Journal of Biogeography 43: 1583-1594.
Chinta, S. P.; Goller, S.; Uhl, G. & Schulz, S. 2016: Identification and synthesis of branched way-type esters, novel surface lipids from the spider Argyrodes elevatus (Araneae: Theridiidae). Chemistry and Biodiversity 13: 1202-1220.
Preik, O. A.; Schneider, J. M.; Uhl, G. & Michalik, P. 2016: Transition from monogyny to polygyny in Nephila senegalensis (Araneae: Nephilidae) is not accompanied by increased investment in sperm. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society DOI: 10.1111/bij.12863.
Moles, J.; Wägele, H.; Ballesteros, M.; Pujals, A.; Uhl, G. & Avila, C. 2016: The end of cold loneliness: 3D comparison between Doto antarctica and a new sympatric species of Doto (Heterobranchia: Nudibranchia). PLoS ONE 11(7): e0157941. link.
Alberti, G.; Kanarek, G. & Dabert, J. 2016: Unusual way of feeding by the deutonymph of Neottialges evansi (Actinotrichida, Astigmata, Hypoderatidae), a subcutaneous parasite of cormorants, revealed by fine structural analyses. Journal of Morphology 277: 1368-1389.
Alberti, G.; Krantz, G. W. & Makarova, O. L. 2016: Fine structure of the male genital system in mites of the family Arctacaridae (Gamasida). ЗООЛОГИЧЕСКИЙ ЖУРНАЛ (Zoologicheskii Zhurnal) 95: 1029-1052.
Alberti, G. & Moreno Twose, A. I. 2016: Fine structural observations of the erectile setae and dermal glands on the notogaster of Heterochthonius gibbus (Oribatida, Enarthronota, Heterochthoniidae). Soil Organisms 88: 111-132.
Alberti, G. & Moreno Twose, A. I. 2016: Fine structure of the trichobothrium of Heterochthonius gibbus (Oribatida, Enarthronota, Heterochthoniidae) with remarks on adjacent setae. Soil Organisms 88: 99-110.
Böhm, F.; Brückner ,J.; Eichhorn, D.; Geiger, R.; Johl, B.; Kahl, S.; Kleudgen, I.; Köhler, K.; Kreifelts, V.; Metschke, K.; Meyer, M.; Richter, A.-C.; Schulze; B.; Stecker, R.-M.; Steinhoff P. O. M.; Winter, M. & Fischer, K. 2016: Cloud cover but not artificial light pollution affect the morning activity of wood pigeons. Ornis Fennica 93: 246–252. Link
Butler, S. G.; Steinhoff, P. O. M. & Dow, R. A. 2016: Description of the final instar larva of Acrogomphus jubilaris Lieftinck, 1964 (Odonata, Gomphidae), with information on the distribution of Acrogomphus in Borneo. ZooTaxa 4184(2): 367–375.Link
Burner, R. C.; Chua, V. L.; Brady, M. L.; van Els, P.; Steinhoff P. O. M.; Rahman, M. A.; Sheldon, F. H. 2016: An ornithological survey of Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 128(2): 242–254. Link
Steinhoff, P. O. M.; Butler, S. & Dow, R. A. 2016: Description of the final instar larva of Orthetrum borneense Kimmins 1936 (Odonata, Libellulidae), using rearing and molecular methods. ZooTaxa 4083 (1): 099-108. Link
Audo, D.; Haug, J. T.; Haug, C.; Charbonnier, S.; Schweigert, G.; Müller, C. H. G. & Harzsch, S.: 2016. On the sighted ancestry of blindness – exceptionally preserved eyes of Mesozoic polychelidan lobsters. Zoological Letters 2:13; DOI 10.1186/s40851-016-0049-0.
Harzsch, S.; Perez, Y. & Müller, C. H. G.: 2016. The nervous system of Chaetognatha (chapter 50). Pp. 652-664 in Schmidt-Rhaesa, A.; Harzsch, S. & Purschke, G. (eds.). Structure and Evolution of Invertebrate Nervous Systems. Oxford University Press, Oxford, New York.
Schmitt, M. 2016: Hennig, Ax, and Present-Day Mainstream Cladistics, on polarising characters. Peckiana 11: 35-42.
Williams, D. M.; Schmitt, M. & Wheeler, Q. D. (eds.) 2016: The Future of Phylogenetic Systematics - The Legacy of Willi Hennig. XVI+488 pp., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
Williams, D. M.; Schmitt, M. & Wheeler, Q. D. 2016: Introduction. Pp. 1-9 in Williams, D.M.; Schmitt, M. & Wheeler, Q. D. (eds.) The Future of Phylogenetic Systematics - The Legacy of Willi Hennig. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
Schmitt, M. 2016: Willi Hennig, a shy man behind a scientific revolution. Pp.21-30 in Williams, D. M.; Schmitt, M. & Wheeler, Q. D. (eds.) The Future of Phylogenetic Systematics. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
Schmitt, M.: 2016: How much of Hennig is in present-day cladistics? Pp. 115-127 in Williams, D. M.; Schmitt, M.; & Wheeler, Q. D. (eds.) The Future of Phylogenetic Systematics. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge etc.
Schmitt, M.: 2016. Editorial. ZooKeys 597 (Research on Chrysomelidae 6): 1-2.
Bukejs, A. & Schmitt, M. 2016: Lilioceris groehni sp. n.: the first authentic species of Criocerinae (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae) from Baltic amber. ZooKeys 618: 67–77.
Müller, C. H. G.; Hylleberg, J. & Michalik, P. 2015: Complex epidermal organs of Phascolion (Sipuncula): Insights into the evolution of bimodal secretory cells in annelids. Acta Zoologica 96: 343-374.
Hädicke, C. W.; Blank, S. M.; Pohl, H.; Müller, C. H. G. & Sombke, A. 2015: Sensing the world without antennae and eyes: external structure and distribution of sensilla in Eosentomon cf. pinetorum Szeptycki, 1984 and on the protarsus of Acerentomon franzi Nosek, 1965 (Hexapoda: Protura). Soil Organisms 87: 29-49.
Hilken, G.; Edgecombe, G. D.; Müller, C. H. G. ; Sombke, A.; Wirkner, C. & Rosenberg, J. 2015: Interaction of the tracheal tubules of Scutigera coleoptrata (Chilopoda, Notostigmophora) with glandular structures of the pericardial septum. ZooKeys 510: 233-242.
Guggolz, T.; Henne, S.; Schütz, R.; Politi, Y., Mašic, A.; Müller, C. H. G. & Meißner, K. 2015: Histochemical evidence of ß-chitin in parapodial glandular organs and tubes of Spiophanes (Annelida, Sedentaria: Spionidae), and first studies on selected Annelida. Journal of Morphology 276: 1433-1447.
Krieger, J.; Braun, P.; Rivera, N. T.; Schubart, C. D.; Müller, C. H. G. & Harzsch, S. 2015: Comparative analyses of olfactory systems in terrestrial crabs (Brachyura): Evidence for aerial olfaction? PeerJ 3:e1433; DOI 10.7717/peerj.1433.
Müller, C. H. G. & Sombke, A. 2015 Chapter 9. Diplopoda – Sense organs. Pp. 181-235 in: Minelli, A (ed). Treatise on Zoology - Anatomy, Taxonomy, Biology - The Myriapoda II. Brill, Leiden.
Hilken, G.; Sombke, A.; Müller, C. H. G. & Rosenberg, J. 2015: Chapter 6. Diplopoda – Tracheal system. Pp. 129-152 in: Minelli, A. (ed). Treatise on Zoology - Anatomy, Taxonomy, Biology - The Myriapoda II. Brill, Leiden.
Harzsch, S.; Müller, C. H. G. & Perez, Y. 2015: The Chaetognatha. Pp. 215-240 in: Wanninger, A. (ed). Evolutionary Developmental Biology of Bilateria. Vol. 1. Introduction, Non-Bilateria, Acoelomorpha, Xenoturbellida, Chaetognatha. Springer, Wien.
Harzsch, S.; Perez, Y. & Müller, C. H. G. 2015: The nervous system of Chaetognatha (chapter 50). Pp. 652-664 in: Schmidt-Rhaesa, A.; Harzsch, S. & Purschke, G. (eds) Structure and Evolution of Invertebrate Nervous Systems. Oxford University Press, Oxford, New York.
Seeman, O. & Alberti, G. 2015: A new species of Scissuralaelaps (Acari: Mesostigmata: Laelapidae) from millipedes in the Philippines. Systematic & Applied Acarology 20: 707-720.
Di Palma, A.; Moraes, G. J.; Gerdemann B. S.; Huber, S.; Kitajima, E. W. & Alberti, G. 2015: Ultrastructural and functional adaptations of the female reproductive system in the family Heterozerconidae (Acari, Anactinotrichida, Gamasida, Heterozerconina) and implications for the systematic position of the group. Arthropod Structure & Development 44: 639-655.
Alberti, G. & Palacios-Vargas, J. G. 2015: Fine structure of the ovary of Schizomus palaciosi (Arachnida: Schizomida). Soil Organisms 87: 153-168.
Steinhoff, P. O. M. & Uhl, G. 2015: Taxonomy and nomenclature of some mainland SE-Asian Coeliccia species (Odonata, Platycnemididae) using micro-CT analysis. Zootaxa 4059: 257-276. Link
Chaboo, C. S. & Schmitt, M. 2015: Beetles (Coleoptera) of Peru: A survey of the families. Chrysomelidae: Criocerinae. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 88: 384-386.
Schmitt, M. & Uhl, G. 2015: Functional morphology of the copulatory organs of a reed beetle and a shining leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Donaciinae, Criocerinae) using X-ray micro-computed tomography. ZooKeys 547 (Research on Chrysomelidae 5): 193-203.
Schmitt, M. & Santiago-Blay, J. 2015: Pierre H.A. Jolivet, the spiritus rector of leaf beetle research, with a list of his publications. ZooKeys 547 (Research on Chrysomelidae 5): 1-33.
Uhl, G.; Zimmer, S. M.; Renner, D.; Schneider, J. M. 2015: Exploiting a moment of weakness: male spiders escape sexual canniablism by copulating with moulting females. Scientific Reports 5:16928, DOI: 10.1038/srep16928
Mouginot, P.; Prügel, J.; Thom, U.; Steinhoff, P. O. M.; Kupryjanovicz, J. & Uhl, G. 2015: Securing paternity by mutilating female genitalia in spiders. Current Biology 25(22): 2980–2984. Link
Kunz, K.; Witthuhn, M. & Uhl, G. 2015: Paired and complex copulatory organs: Do they really impede flexible use? Journal of Zoology 297: 278-285 (Article first published online : 11 AUG 2015, DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12277)
Kunz, K. & Uhl, G. 2015: Short-term nutritional limitation affects mating behaviour and reproductive output in dwarf spiders. Ethology 121: 874–881.
Rößger, A.; Meißner, K.; Bick, A. & Müller, C. H. G. 2015: Histological and ultrastructural reconstruction of ventral epidermal glands of Spio (Polychaeta, Spionidae, Annelida). Zoomorphology 134: 367-382.
Eberhard, M. J. B.; Schleimer, J. H.; Schreiber, S. & Ronacher, B. 2015: A temperature rise reduces trial-to-trial variability of locust auditory neuron responses. Journal of Neurophysiology 114: 1424-1437. DOI:10.1152/jn.00980.2014
Radek, R.; Kariton, M; Dabert, J. & Alberti, G. 2015: Ultrastructural characterization of Acarispora falculifera n.gen., n.sp., a new microsporidium (Opisthokonta: Chytridiopsida) from the feather mite Falculifer rostratus (Astigmata: Pterolichoidea). Acta Parasitologica 60: 200-210.
Alberti, G. & Ehrnsberger, R. 2015: Fine Structure of the Male Genital System of the Predatory Mite Rhagidia halophila (Rhagidiidae, Prostigmata, Actinotrichida). Journal of Morphology 276: 832-859.
Schmitt, M. 2015: Wolfgang Döring zum 75. Geburtstag. Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte 59: 71-72.
Schneider, J.; Uhl, G. & Herberstein, M.E. 2015: Cryptic Female Choice Within the Genus Argiope: A Comparative Approach. Pp 55-77 in Peretti, A.V. & Aisenberg, A. (eds) Cryptic Female Choice in Arthropods: Patterns, Mechanisms and Prospects. Springer, Heidelberg etc.
Audisio, P.; Alonso Zarazaga, M. A.; Slipinski, A.; Nilsson, A.; Jelínek, J.; Vigna Taglianti, A.; Turco, F.; Otero, C.; Canepari, C.; Kral, D.; Liberti, G.; Sama, G.; Nardi, G.; Löbl, I.; Horak, J.; Kolibac, J.; Háva, J.; Sapiejewski, M.; Jäch, M.; Bologna, M. A.; Biondi, M.; Nikitsky, N. B.; Mazzoldi, P.; Zahradnik, P.; Wegrzynowicz, P.; Constantin, R.; Gerstmeier, R.; Zhantiev, R.; Fattorini, S.; Tomaszewska, W.; Rücker, W. H.; Vazquez-Albalate, X.; Cassola, F.; Angelini, F.; Johnson, C.; Schawaller, W.; Regalin, R.; Baviera, C.; Rocchi, S.; Cianferoni, F.; Beenen, R.; Schmitt, M.; Sassi, D.; Kippenberg, H.; Zampetti, M. F.; Trizzino, M.; Chiari, S.; Carpaneto, G. M.; Sabatelli, S. & de Jong, Y. 2015: Fauna Europaea: Coleoptera 2 (excl. series Elateriformia, Scarabaeiformia, Staphyliniformia and superfamily Curculionoidea). Biodiversity Data Journal 3: e4750 (09 Apr 2015) 1-42. DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.3.e4750.
Polymeni, R.; Buckeridge, J.; Schmitt, M. & Zhang, Z. 2015: Francis Dov Por (1927-2014): A life dedicated to zoology remembered. Integrative Zoology 10: 230-231.
Sombke, A.; Lipke, E.; Michalik, P.; Uhl, G. & Harzsch, S. 2015: Potential and Limitations of X-Ray Micro-Computed Tomography in Arthropod Neuroanatomy: A Methodological and Comparative Survey. Journal of Comparative Neurology 523: 1281–1295.
Lopardo, L. & Hormiga, G. 2015: Out of the twilight zone: Phylogeny and evolutionary morphology of the orb-weaving spider family Mysmenidae, with a focus on spinneret spigot morphology in symphytognathoids (Araneae, Araneoidea), Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 173: 537-786.
Sentenská, L.; Pekár, S.; Lipke, E.; Michalik, P. & Uhl, G. 2015: Female control of mate plugging in a female-cannibalistic spider (Micaria sociabilis. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15: 18. DOI: 10.1186/s12862-014-0278-9 (12 pp.).
Eberhard, M. J. B.; Gordon, S. D.; Windmill, F. C. & Ronacher, B. 2014: Temperature effects on the tympanal membrane and auditory receptor neurons in the locust. Journal of Comparative Physiology A 200: 837-847. DOI:10.1007/s00359-014-0926-y.
Römschied, F. A.; Eberhard, M. J. B.; Schleimer, J. H.; Ronacher, B. & Schreiber, S. 2014: Cell-intrinsic mechanisms of temperature compensation in a grasshopper sensory receptor neuron. eLife 2014;3:e02078.
Alberti, G. & Ehrnsberger, R. 2014: Fine Structure of the naso with median eye and trichobothria in the prostigmatid mite Rhagidia halophila (Rhagidiidae, Actinotrichida). Soil Organisms 86: 103-116.
Kitajima, E. W. & Alberti, G. 2014: Part 7: Ultrastructural detection of cytoplasmic and nuclear types of Brevipalpus-transmitted viruses. In: Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. (eds.): Anatomy and fine structure of Brevipalpus mites (Tenuipalpidae) - economically important plant-virus vectors. Zoologica 160: 173-192.
Alberti, G.; Tassi, A. D. & Kitajima, E. W. 2014: Part 6: Female reproductive system. In: Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. (eds.): Anatomy and fine structure of Brevipalpus mites (Tenuipalpidae) - economically important plant-virus vectors. Zoologica 160: 145-172.
Alberti, G.; Tassi, A. D. & Kitajima, E. W. 2014: Part 5: Male reproductive system. In: Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. (eds.): Anatomy and fine structure of Brevipalpus mites (Tenuipalpidae) - economically important plant-virus vectors. Zoologica 160: 113-144.
Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. 2014: Part 4: Prosomal glands. In: Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. (eds.): Anatomy and fine structure of Brevipalpus mites (Tenuipalpidae) - economically important plant-virus vectors. Zoologica 160: 95-112.
Alberti, G.; de Andrade, D.; Garita, L.C. & Kitajima, E. W. 2014: Part 3: Digestive system. In: Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. (eds.): Anatomy and fine structure of Brevipalpus mites (Tenuipalpidae) - economically important plant-virus vectors. Zoologica 160: 67-94.
Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. 2014: Part 2: Gnathosoma. In: Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. (eds.): Anatomy and fine structure of Brevipalpus mites (Tenuipalpidae) - economically important plant-virus vectors. Zoologica 160: 11-66.
Kitajima, E. W.; Novelli, V. M. & Alberti, G. 2014: Part 1: An update on the biology and economical importance of Brevipalpus mites. In: Alberti, G. & Kitajima, E. W. (eds.): Anatomy and fine structure of Brevipalpus mites (Tenuipalpidae) - economically important plant-virus vectors. Zoologica 160: 1-10.
Lopardo, L. & Uhl, G. 2014: Testing mitochondrial marker efficacy for DNA barcoding in spiders: a test case using the dwarf spider genus Oedothorax (Araneae, Linyphiidae, Erigoninae). Invertebrate Systematics 28: 501-521.
Uhl, G.; Kunz, K.; Vöcking, O. & Lipke, E. 2014: A spider mating plug: origin and constraints of production. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 113: 345-354.
Kunz, K.; Witthuhn, M. & Uhl, G. 2014: Do the size and age of mating plugs alter their efficacy in protecting paternity? Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 68: 1321-1328.
Schmitt, M. 2014: Leaf Beetle Enthusiasts met in York. Antenna ECE Special Edition: 14.
Schmitt, M. 2014: Über/On Kunz, Werner: Do Species Exist? GfbS News 29: 32-35.
Schmitt, M. 2014: Über/On Schmidt-Loske, Katharina; Westerkamp, Christian; Schneckenburger, Stefan & Wägele, Johann Wolfgang (eds.) Fritz und Hermann Müller – Naturforschung Für Darwin. GfbS News 29:38-40.
Schmitt, M. 2014: Über/On Kutschera, Ulrich: Design-Fehler in der Natur. Naturwissenschaftliche Rundschau 67(9): 486-488.
Schmitt, M. 2014: Willi Hennig’s part in the history of systematics. Pp. 47-62 in: Hamilton, A. (ed.) The Evolution of Phylogenetic Systematics. University of California Press, Berkely CA.
Alberti, G. & Makol, J. 2013: Fine structure of the urnulae of Balaustium mites (Actinotrichida: Erythraeidae) representing peculiar defense organs. Arthropod Structure & Development 42: 483-494.
Alberti, G. 2013: Fine structure of the idiosomatic protuberances in the gamasid mite Epicrius mollis (Acari, Gamasida, Epicriidae). International Journal of Acarology 39: 481-493.
Alberti, G.; Seeman, D. O. & Di Palma, A. 2013: Ultrastructure of the male genital tract, spermatogenesis and spermatozoa of Hattena cometis Domrow (Acari: Gamasida: Ameroseiidae). Journal of Morphology 274: 1010-1025.
Di Palma, Seeman, O. & Alberti, G. 2013: Ultrastructure investigation of the secondary insemination system of the gamasid mite Hattena cometis Domrow (Acari: Anactinotrichida: Ameroseiidae). Journal of Morphology 274: 918-925.
Alberti, G. 2013: Fine structure of pustules of Labidostoma luteum Kramer (Acari, Actinotrichida, Labidostomatidae) with further remarks on the complex cuticle of this mite. Acarologia 53: 129-143.
Di Palma, A.; Seeman, O. & Alberti, G. 2013: Ultrastructure of the male chelicerae of Hattena cometis Domrow (Acari: Gamasida: Ameroseiidae) functioning as gonopods. Journal of Morphology 274: 404-411.
Schmitt, M. 2013: Willi Hennig – ein wissenschaftlicher Revolutionär aus der Oberlausitz. Berichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft der Oberlausitz 21: 83-93.
Blaszak, C.; Krantz, G. W.; Alberti, G., Di Palma, A. 2013: A new species of the family Veigaiidae (Acari: Gamasida) from USA. Annales Zoologici 63(1): 7-13.
Vöcking, O., Uhl, G., Michalik, P. 2013: Sperm dynamics in spiders (Araneae): Ultrastructural analysis of the sperm activation process in the common garden spider Argiope bruennichi. PLoS ONE 8(9): e72660. (open access).
Lopardo, L., Michalik, P. 2013: First description of a mysmenid spider species from mainland Australia and new data for Mysmena tasmaniae Hickman 1979 (Araneae, Mysmenidae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum / Nature.
Schmitt M. 2013: Stichwort: Evolutives Szenario. Naturwissenschaftliche Rundschau 66: 221-222.
Schmitt M. 2013: Willi Hennig – Entomologe und Phylogenetiker. Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte 57: 78-80.
Schmitt M. & Frank, M. 2013: Notes on the ecology of rolled-leaf hispines (Chrysomelidae: Hispinae) at La Gamba (Costa Rica). ZooKeys 332: 55-69
Schmitt M. 2013: From Taxonomy to Phylogenetics – Life and Work of Willi Hennig. XVI + 208 pp., Brill, Leiden – Boston.
Lemke, S.; Müller, C.; Lipke, E.; Uhl, G.; Hildebrandt, J.-P. 2013: May salivary gland secretory proteins from hematophageous leeches (Hirudo verbana) reach pharmacologically relevant concentrations in the vertebrate host? PLoS ONE 8(9): e73809. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0073809.
Uhl, G. 2013: Spider olfaction: Attracting, detecting, luring and avoiding. In Nentwig, W. (Ed.) Spider Ecophysiology Springer, Heidelberg; pp. 141-158.
Albo MJ., Bilde T. & Uhl G. 2013: Sperm storage mediated by cryptic female choice for nuptial gifts. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 280(1772): 20131735, doi: 10.1098/rspb.2013.1735.
Kunz K., Michalik P. & Uhl G. 2013: Cephalic secretion release in the male dwarf spider Oedothorax retusus (Linyphiidae: Erigoninae): an ultrastructural analysis. Arthropod Structure and Development 42(6): 477-482, DOI: 10.1016/j.asd.2013.09.002.
Gabel E. & Uhl G. 2013: How to prepare spider sperm for quantification. Arachnology 16(3): 109-112.
Dimitrov, D., Lopardo, L., Giribet, G., Arnedo, M.A., Álvarez-Padilla, F., Hormiga, G. 2012: Tangled in a sparse spider web: single origin of orb weavers and their spinning work unravelled by denser taxonomic sampling. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279, 1341-1350.
Kunz, K., Garbe, S., Uhl, G. 2012: The function of the secretory cephalic hump in males of the dwarf spider Oedothorax retusus (Linyphiidae: Erigoninae). Animal Behaviour 83, 511-517.
Dunlop, J. A.; Krüger, J., Alberti, G. 2012: The sejugal furrow in camel spiders and acariform mites. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 43: 8-15.
Alberti, G., Moreno-Twose, A. I. 2012: Fine structure of the primary eyes in Heterochthonius gibbus (Oribatida, Heterochthoniidae) with some general remarks on photosensitive structures in oribatid and other actinotrichid mites. Soil Organisms 84: 391-408.
Alberti, G., Dabert, J. 2012: Fine structure of the feather mite Falculifer rostratus (Buchholz, 1869) (Acari, Falculiferidae): Gnathosoma, Digestive System and Supracoxal Glands. Zoologica 158: 1-150.
Schmitt M. 2012: Memories of Ilse Jahn (1922-2010), the Grande Dame of the Central European historians of biology. Zoosystematics and Evolution 88: 13-17.
Schmitt M. 2012: Über/On Reyer, Heinz-Ulrich & Schmid-Hempel, Paul (eds.) Darwins langer Arm – Evolutionstheorie heute. Naturwissenschaftliche Rundschau 65: 97-98.
Schmitt M. 2012: Über/On Flachowsky, Sören & Stoecker, Holger (eds.) Vom Amazonas an die Ostfront – der Expeditionsreisende und Geograph Otto Schulz-Kampfhenkel (1910-1989). GfBS News 27: 44-46.
Schmitt, M. 2011: The leaf beetles symposium of Budapest, Hungary, in 2010. Chrysomela Newsletter 53: 3-4.
Schmitt, M., Rönn, Th. 2011: Types of geographical distribution of leaf beetles (Chrysomelidae) in Central Europe. ZooKeys 157: 131-158.
Schmitt, M. 2011: [Chrysomelidae s.l.] Pp. 504-539 in Bouchard, P., Bousquet, Y., Alonso-Zarazaga, M.A., Davies, A.E., Lawrence, J.F., Lyal, C.H.C., Newton, A.F., Reid, C.A.M., Schmitt, M., Slipinski, S.A., Smith, A.B.T.: Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta). ZooKeys 88: 1-972.
Alberti, G., Heethoff, M., Norton, R. A., Schmelzle, S., Seniczak, A., Seniczak, St. 2011: Fine structure of the gnathosoma of Archegozetes longisetosus Aoki (Acari: Oribatida, Trhypochthoniidae). Journal of Morphology 272: 1025-1079.
Herberstein, M., Schneider, J.M., Uhl, G., Michalik, P. 2011: Sperm dynamics in spiders. Behavioural Ecology 22, 692-695 (invited contribution).
Michalik, P., Uhl, G. 2011: Cephalic modifications in dimorphic dwarf spiders of the genus Oedothorax (Erigoninae, Linyphiidae, Araneae) and their evolutionary implications. Journal of Morphology 272, 814-832.
Uhl, G., Elias D. 2011: Chapter “Communication” in: Spider Behaviour: Versatility and Flexibility (ed. Herberstein ME). Cambridge University Press.
Michalik, P., Rittschof, C.C. 2011: A comparative analysis of the morphology and evolution of permanent sperm depletion in spiders. PLoS ONE 6(1): e16014 (open access:
Lopardo, L., Giribet, G., Hormiga, G. 2011: Morphology to the rescue: Molecular data and the signal of morphological characters in combined phylogenetic analyses—A case study from mysmenid spiders (Araneae, Mysmenidae), with comments on the evolution of web architecture. Cladistics 27, 278-330.
Talarico, G., Lipke, E., Alberti, G. 2011: Gross morphology, histology and ultrastructure of the alimentary system of Ricinulei (Arachnida) with emphasis on functional implications. Journal of Morphology 272, 89-117.
Muster, C., Van Keer, J. 2010: A new species of Philodromus (Artanes) from Macedonia, Greece (Araneae: Philodromidae). Zootaxa 2495, 65-68.
Schmitt, M. 2010: Willi Hennig, the cautious revolutioniser. Paleodiversity 3 Supplement: 3-9.
Schmitt, M. 2010: Abstammung. Pp. 3-5 in: Sarasin, P. & Sommer, M. (eds.) Evolution, ein interdisziplinäres Handbuch. J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart - Weimar.
Schmitt, M. 2010: Rolf Löther und die „linke“ Biologie an der Freien Universität Berlin in den 1970er Jahren. Pp. 107-114 in: Jahn, I. & Wessel, A. (eds.) Für eine Philosophie der Biologie – Festschrift to the 75th Birthday of Rolf Löther. Kleine Verlag, München.
Haase, M., Fontaine, B., Gargominy, O. 2010: Rissooidean freshwater gastropods from the Vanuatu archipelago. Hydrobiologia 637: 53-71.
Hutterer, R., Greve, C., Haase, M. 2010: Three species of Theba (Gastropoda: Helicidae) from a Pleistocene dune in SW Morocco. J. Conchology 40: 121-128.
Haase, M., Naser, M.D., Wilke, T. 2010: Ecrobia grimmi in brackish Lake Sawa (Iraq): indirect evidence for long distance dispersal of hydrobiid gastropods (Caenogastropoda: Rissooidea) by birds. Journal of Molluscan Studies 76: 101-105.
Schilthuizen, M., Haase, M. 2010: Disentangling true shape differences and experimenter bias: are dextral and sinistral snail shells exact mirror images? Journal of Zoology (London) 282: 191-200.
Greve, C., Hutterer, R., Groh, K., Haase, M., Misof, B. 2010: Evolutionary diversification of the genus Theba (Gastropoda: Helicidae) in space and time: a land snail conquering islands and continents. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 57: 572-584.
Haase, M. et al. (18 co-authors) 2010: Possible sources and spreading routes of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N1 infections in poultry and wild birds in Central Europe in 2007 inferred through likelihood analyses. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 10: 1075-1084.
Talarico, G., Michalik, P. 2010: Spermatozoa of an Old World Ricinulei (Ricinoides karschii, Ricinoidae) with notes about the relationships of Ricinulei within the Arachnida. Tissue & Cell 42(6), 383-390.
Rieger, V., Perez, Y., Müller, C.H.G., Lipke, E., Sombke, A., Hansson, B.S., Harzsch, S. 2010: Immunohistochemical analysis and 3D-reconstruction of the cephalic nervous system of Chaetognatha: insights into the evolution of an early bilaterian brain? Invertebrate Biology 129(1), 77-104.
Schmitt, M. 2010: Subfamily Criocerinae. Pp. 359-368 in: Löbl, I. & Smetana, A. (eds.) Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera vol. 6. Apollo Books, Stenstrup.
Michalik, P., Mercati, D. 2010: First investigation of the spermatozoa of a species of the superfamily Scorpionoidea (Opistophthalmus penrithorum, Scorpionidae) with a revision of the evolutionary and phylogenetic implications of sperm structures in scorpions (Chelicerata, Scorpiones). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 48(2), 89-101.
Michalik, P., Knoflach, B., Thaler, K., Alberti, G. 2010: Live for the moment - adaptations in the male genital system of a sexually cannibalistic spider (Theridiidae, Araneae). Tissue & Cell 42(1), 32-36.
Michalik, P., Hormiga, G. 2010: Ultrastructure of the spermatozoa in the spider genus Pimoa - new evidence for the monophyly of Pimoidae plus Linyphiidae (Arachnida: Araneae). American Museum Novitates 3682, 1-17.
Foelix, F., Erb, B., Michalik, P. 2010: Scopulate hairs in Liphistius: possible chemoreceptors. Journal of Arachnology 38, 599-603.
Hubweber, L., Schmitt, M. 2010: Differences in genitalia structure and function between subfamilies of longhorn beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). Genetica 138: 37-43.
Düngelhoef, S., Schmitt, M. 2010: Genital feelers – the putative role of parameres and aedeagal sensilla in Coleoptera, Phytophaga (Insecta). Genetica 138: 45-57.
Joly, D., Schmitt, M. 2010: Preface to the Symposium on 'Animal Genitalia in Evolution'. Genetica 138: 1-4.
Burger, M., Michalik, P. 2010: The male genital system of goblin spiders - New evidence for a monophyly of Oonopidae (Arachnida, Araneae). American Museum Novitates 3675, 1-13.
Linder, N.S., Uhl, G., Fliessbach, K., Trautner, P., Elger, C.E., Weber B. 2010: Organic labeling influences food-valuation and choice. NeuroImage 53, 215-220.
Schulte, K., Uhl, G., Schneider J.M. 2010: Mate choice in males with one-shot genitalia: limited importance of female fecundity. Animal Behaviour 80, 699-706.
Alberti, G. 2010: On predation in Epicriidae (Gamasida, Anactinotrichida) and finestructural details of their forelegs. Soil Organisms 82, 179-192.
Alberti, G., Coineau, Y., Fernandez, N.A., Theron, P.D. 2010: Fine structure of the male genital systems, spermatophores and unusual sperm cells of Saxidromidae (Acari, Actinotrichida). Acarologia 50, 243-256.
Chinta, S.P., Goller, S., Lux, J., Funke S., Uhl, G., Schulz, S. 2010: The Sex Pheromone of the Wasp Spider Argiope bruennichi. Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 49, 2033-2036.
Uhl, G., Nessler, S.H., Schneider, J.M. 2010: Mating plugs and genital mutilation in spiders (Araneae). Genetica 138, 75-104.
Klann, A.E., Alberti, G. 2010: Histological and ultrastructural characterization of the alimentary system of solifuges (Arachnida, Solifugae). Journal of Morphology 271, 225-243.
Alberti, G., Di Palma, A., Krantz, G. W., Blaszak, C. 2010: First ultrastructural observations on a putative sperm access system in veigaiid females (Veigaiidae, Gamasida). In: Sabelis, M. W. & Bruin, J. (eds): Trends in Acarology. (Proc. of the 12th Intern. Congress of Acarology, Amsterdam 2006), Springer-Science + Business Media B. V., Dordrecht: 59-64 [2009].
Russell, D. J., Alberti, G. 2010: Actinedid mite community diversity in a succession gradient in continental sand-dune habitats of central Europe. In: Sabelis, M. W. & Bruin, J. (eds): Trends in Acarology. (Proc. of the 12th Intern. Congress of Acarology, Amsterdam 2006), Springer-Science + Business Media B. V., Dordrecht: 135-142 [2009].
Wegener, A., Alberti, G. 2010: Effects of a windthrow event in the forest of the peninsula Darss on the gamasid fauna (Arachnida) and Collembola. In: Sabelis, M. W. & Bruin, J. (eds): Trends in Acarology. (Proc. of the 12th Intern. Congress of Acarology, Amsterdam 2006). Springer-Science + Business Media B. V., Dordrecht: 117-121 [2009].
Smit, H., Alberti, G. 2010: The water mite family Pontarachnidae Koenike, with new data on its peculiar morphological structures (Acari: Hydrachnidia). In: Sabelis, M. W. & Bruin, J. (eds): Trends in Acarology. (Proc. of the 12th Intern. Congress of Acarology, Amsterdam 2006). Springer-Science + Business Media B. V., Dordrecht: 71-79 [2009].
Schmitt, M. 2009: 7th International Symposium on the Chrysomelidae 9 July 2008, Durban, South Africa. Chrysomela Newsletter 50/51: 3-4.
Schmitt, M. 2009: CHRYFAUN - a faunistics project on Central European Chrysomelidae. Chrysomela Newsletter 50/51: 16
Schmitt, M. 2009: In memoriam Günther Osche, 7.8.1926 - 2.2.2009. Bonner zoologische Beiträge 56: 3-5.
Schmitt, M. & Misof, B 2009.: Phylogenetik. Pp. 315-351 in: Munk, K. (ed.) Taschenlehrbuch Biologie: Evolution - Ökologie. Georg Thieme, Stuttgart - New York.
Jolivet, P.; Santiago-Blay, J. & Schmitt, M. (eds.) 2009: Research on Chrysomelidae vol. 2. 299 pp., Brill, Leiden - Boston.
Grobbelaar, E. & Schmitt, M. 2009: Introduction to the proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on the Chrysomelidae. Pp. 116-118 in: Jolivet, P.; Santiago-Blay, J. & Schmitt, M. (eds.) Research on Chrysomelidae vol 2. Brill, Leiden – Boston.
Heidenreich, U.; Schmitz, A. & Schmitt, M. 2009: Extraocular photoreceptors and frontal grooves in Criocerinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). 191-199, 3 plates in: Jolivet, P.; Santiago-Blay, J. & Schmitt, M. (eds.) Research on Chrysomelidae vol 2. Brill, Leiden – Boston
Muster, C. 2009: The Ebo-like running crab spiders in the Old World (Araneae, Philodromidae). ZooKeys 16: 47-73.
Alberti, G., Giribet, G., Gutjahr, M. 2009: Ultrastructure of spermatozoa of different species of Neogoveidae, Sironidae and Stylocellidae (Cyphophthalmi: Opiliones). In Kropf, C., Horak, P. (eds.) Towards a Natural History of Arthropods and other Organisms - in memoriam Konrad Thaler. Contributions to Natural History 12: 53-69.
Talarico, G., Zeck-Kapp, G., Palacios-Vargas, J.G., Alberti, G. 2009: Oogenesis and ovary ultrastructure in Pseudocellus boneti (Ricinulei, Arachnida). In: Kropf, C., Horak, P. (eds.) Towards a Natural History of Arthropods and other Organisms - in memoriam Konrad Thaler. Contributions to Natural History 12: 1373–1386.
Dunlop, J.A., Kamenz, C., Talarico, G. 2009: A fossil trigonotarbid arachnid with a ricinuleid-like pedipalpal claw. Zoomorphology 128: 305-313.
Dunlop, J.A., Klann, A.E. 2009: A second camel spider (Arachnida: Solifugae) from Baltic amber. Acta Geologica Polonica 59(1): 39-44.
Uhl, G., Busch, M. 2009: Securing paternity: mating plugs in the dwarf spider Oedothorax retusus (Araneae, Linyphiidae, Erigoninae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 96: 574-583.
Nessler, S.H., Uhl, G., Schneider J.M. 2009: Scent of a woman: the effect of female presence during male development on subsequent cannibalism in an orb-weaving spider (Araneae, Araneida). Ethology 115: 633-640.
Gerdes, A., Uhl, G., Alpers, G. 2009: Spiders are special: harmfulness does not explain why they are feared. Evolution and Human Behavior 30: 66-73
Silveria, L., Malzoni Furtado, M., Mumdim Torres, N., Sollmann, R., Uhl, G., De Almeida Jácomo, A.T 2009: Maned wolf density in the Brazilian grassland reserve. Journal of Wildlife Management 73: 68-71
Nessler, S.H., Uhl, G., Schneider, J.M. 2009: Sexual cannibalism facilitates genital damage in Argiope lobata (Araneae, Araneidae). Behavioural Ecology & Sociobiology 63: 355-362.
Toyoshima, S., Michalik, P., Talarico, G., Klann, A.E., Alberti, G. 2009: Effects of starvation on reproduction of the predacious mite Neoseiulus californicus (Acari: Phytoseiidae). Experimental & Applied Acarology 47: 235-247.
Di Palma, A. Wegener, A., Alberti, G. 2009: On the ultrastructure and functional morphology of the male chelicerae (gonopods) in Parasitina and Dermanyssina mites (Acari: Gamasida). Arthropod Structure and Development 48:329-338.
Klann A.E., Bird T., Peretti A.V., Gromov A.V., Alberti, G. 2009: Ultrastructure of spermatozoa of solifuges (Arachnida, Solifugae): Possible characters for their phylogeny?. Tissue & Cell 41(2): 91-103.
Di Palma, A.; Nuzzaci, G., Alberti, G. 2009: Morphological, ultrastructural and functional adaptations of the mouthparts in cheyletid mites (Acari: Actinedida: Cheyletidae). International Journal of Acarology 35: 521-532.
1992 - 2008
Publikationen Prof. Gabriele Uhl 1992 - 2008