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Selected publications (ISI listed only, in alphabetical order of first author)

  1. Bärmann, E.V. & Rössner, G.E. (2011): Dental nomenclature in Ruminantia: towards a standard terminological framework. Mammalian Biology, 76: 762-768.
  2. Böhme, M., Abdul Aziz, H. Prieto, J., Bachtadse, V. & Schweigert, G. (2011): Bio-magnetostratigraphy and Environment of the oldest Eurasian Hominoid from the Early Miocene of Engelswies (Germany). Journal of Human Evolution. DOI 10.1016/j.jhevol.2011.04.012.
  3. Böhme, M., Prieto, J., Schneider, S., Hung, N.V., Quang, D.D. & Tran, D.N. (2011): The Cenozoic on-shore basins of Northern Vietnam: biostratigraphy, vertebrate and invertebrate faunas. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 40: 672-687.
  4. Bomfleur, B., Krings, M., Taylor, E.L. & Taylor, T.N. (2011): Macrofossil evidence for pleuromeialean lycophytes from the Triassic of Antarctica. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56: 195–203.
  5. Bomfleur, B., Taylor, E.L., Taylor, T.N., Serbet, R., Krings, M. & Kerp, H. (2011): Systematics and paleoecology of a new peltaspermalean seed fern from the Triassic polar vegetation of Gondwana. International Journal of Plant Sciences, 172: 807–835.
  6. Brayard, A., Nützel, A., Kaim, A., Escarguel, G., Hautmann, M., Stephen, D. A., Bylund, K. G., Jenks, J., & Bucher, H. (2011): Gastropod evidence against the Early Triassic Lilliput effect: Reply. Geology, 39: e233. 
  7. Butler, R.J., Brusatte, S.L., Reich, M., Nesbitt, S.J., Schoch, R.R. & Hornung, J.J. (2011): The sail-backed reptile Ctenosauriscus from the latest Early Triassic of Germany and the timing and biogeography of the early archosaur radiation. PLoS ONE, 6: e25693.
  8. Carballido, J.L., Rauhut, O.W.M., Pol, D. & Salgado, L. (2011): Osteology and phylogenetic relationships of Tehuelchesaurus benitezii (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Upper Jurassic of Patagonia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 163: 605-662.
  9. Carnevale, G., Haghfarshi, E., Abbasi, S., Alimohammadian, H. & Reichenbacher, B. (2011): A new species of silverside (Teleostei: Atheriniformes) from the Late Miocene of NW-Iran. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56: 749–756.
  10. Dohrmann, M., Göcke, C., Janussen, D., Reitner, J., Lüter, C., Wörheide, G. (2011): Systematics and spicule evolution in dictyonal sponges (Hexactinellida: Sceptrulophora) with description of two new species. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 163, 1003–1025.
  11. Dohrmann, M., Haen, K.M., Lavrov, D.V., Wörheide, G. (2011): Molecular phylogeny of glass sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellida): increased taxon sampling and inclusion of the mitochondrial protein-coding gene, cytochrome oxidase subunit I. Hydrobiologia online first. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-011-0727-z.
  12. Erpenbeck, D., Schmitz, J., Churakov, G., Huchon, D., Wörheide, G., Degnan, B.M. (2011): First evidence of miniature transposable elements in sponges (Porifera). Hydrobiologia online first. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-011-0775-4.
  13. Erpenbeck, D., Voigt, O., Adamski, M., Woodcroft, B., Hooper, J., Wörheide, G., Degnan, B. (2011): NUMTs in the sponge genome reveal conserved transposition mechanisms in metazoans. Molecular Biology and Evolution 28, 1–5.
  14. Erpenbeck, D., Weier, T., de Voogd, N.J., Wörheide, G., Sutcliffe, P., Todd, J.A., Michel, E. (2011): Insights into the evolution of freshwater sponges (Porifera: Demospongiae: Spongillina): Barcoding and phylogenetic data from Lake Tanganyika endemics indicate multiple invasions and unsettle existing taxonomy. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61, 231–236.
  15. Gross, M., Böhme, M. & Prieto, J. (2011): Gratkorn – a benchmark locality for the continental Sarmatian s.str. of the Central Paratethys. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 100: 1895-1913.
  16. Gründel, J., Kaim, A., Nützel, A. & Little, C.T.S. (2011): Early Jurassic gastropods from England. Palaeontology, 54: 481-510.  Payne, J. L. Truebe, S., Nützel, A. & Chang, E. T. (2011): Local and global abundance associated with extinction risk in late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic gastropods. Paleobiology, 37: 616-632.
  17. Hautmann, M., Bucher, H, Brühwiler, T., Kaim, A. & Nützel, A. (2011): An unusually well preserved mollusc fauna from the Earliest Triassic of South China and its implications for benthic recovery after the end-Permian biotic crisis. Geobios, 44: 71-85.
  18. Hír, J., Prieto, J. & Ştiuca, E. (2011): A new interpretation of the Miocene rodent faunas from Comăneşti 1 and Tauţ (W-Romania). Geobios, 44: 215-223.
  19. Hübers, M., Bomfleur, B., Krings, M. & Kerp, H. (2011): An Early Carboniferous leaf-colonizing fungus. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, 261: 77–82.
  20. Jackson, D., Macis, L., Reitner, J., Wörheide, G. (2011): A horizontal gene transfer supported the evolution of an early metazoan biomineralization strategy. BMC Evolutionary Biology 11 (1), 238.
  21. Kaim, A. & Nützel, A. (2011): Dead bellerophontids walking – The short Mesozoic history of the Bellerophontoidea (Gastropoda). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 308: 190-199.
  22. Klaus, S., Böhme, M., Schneider, S., Prieto, J., Phetsomphou, B. (2011): Evidence of the earliest fossil freshwater decapod of Southeast Asia (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 59(1): 47-51.
  23. Krings, M., Dotzler, N. & Taylor, T.N. (2011): Mycoparasitism in Dubiocarpon, a fungal sporocarp from the Carboniferous. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, 262: 241–245.
  24. Krings, M., Dotzler, N., Galtier, J. & Taylor, T.N. (2011): Oldest fossil basidiomycete clamp connections. Mycoscience, 52: 18–23.
  25. Krings, M., Taylor, T.N. & Dotzler, N. (2011): The fossil record of the Peronosporomycetes (Oomycota). Mycologia, 103: 445–457.
  26. Krings, M., Taylor, T.N. & White, J.F. (2011): Fungal sporocarps from the Carboniferous: An unusual specimen of Traquairia. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 168: 1–6.
  27. Krings, M., Taylor, T.N., Dotzler, N. & Galtier, J. (2011): Fungal remains in cordaite (Cordaitales) leaves from the Upper Pennsylvanian of central France. Bulletin of Geosciences, 86: 777–784.
  28. Krings, M., Taylor, T.N., Taylor, E.L., Dotzler, N. & Walker, C. (2011): Arbuscular mycorrhizal-like fungi in Carboniferous arborescent lycopsids. New Phytologist, 191: 311–314.
  29. Larroux, C. (2011): Ancient genes reveal our precambrian ancestor. Australasian Science March, 24–27.
  30. Mayr, C., Försterra, G., Häussermann, V., Wunderlich, A., Grau, J., Zieringer, M. & Altenbach, A.V. (2011): Stable isotope variability in a Chilean food-web: implications for N- and C-cycles. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 428: 89-104.
  31. Meester, L.D., Tienderen, P. van, Werger, M., Hector, A., Wörheide, G., Niemelä, J., Aguilar, A., Smets, E., Godfray, C., Sutherland, W., Bauhus, J., Courchamp, F., Gandini, G., Koch, M., Maho, Y.L., Manuel, M., Pawlowski, J., Quinnec, E., Owens, I., Keustermans, L. (2011): Challenges for biodiversity research in Europe. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences 13, 83–100.
  32. Nützel, A., Aghababalou, B. & Senowbari-Daryan, B. (2011): Gastropods from the Norian (Late Triassic) Nayband Formation near Natanz (Iran). Bulletin of Geosciences, doi: 10.3140/bull.geosci.1324.
  33. Philippe, H., Brinkmann, H., Lavrov, D.V., Littlewood, D.T.J., Manuel, M., Wörheide, G., Baurain, D. (2011): Resolving difficult phylogenetic questions: why more sequences are not enough. PLoS Biol. 9, e1000602.
  34. Pippèrr, M. (2011): Characterisation of Ottnangian palaeoenvironments in the North Alpine Foreland Basin using benthic foraminifera - a review on the Upper Marine Molasse of Southern Germany. Marine Micropaleontology 79: 80-99.
  35. Pol, D., Rauhut, O.W.M. & Becerra, M. (2011): A Middle Jurassic heterodontosaurid dinosaur from Patagonia and the evolution of heterodontosaurids. Naturwissenschaften, 98: 369-379.
  36. Prieto, J., Hoek Ostende, L. W. Van den & Böhme M. (2011): Reappearance of Galerix (Erinaceomorpha, Mammalia) at the limit Middle/Upper Miocene in South Germany: biostratigraphical and paleoecological implications. Contributions to Zoology, 80 (3) 179-189.
  37. Rahman, A., Fujimura, H., Shinjo, R., Oomori, T. (2011): Extracellular matrix protein in calcified endoskeleton: a potential additive for crystal growth and design. Journal of Crystal Growth 324 (1), 177–183.
  38. Rahman, A., Oomori, T., Wörheide, G. (2011): Calcite formation in soft coral sclerites is determined by a single reactive extracellular protein. Journal of Biological Chemistry online first, DOI: 0.1074/jbc.M109.070185.
  39. Rauhut, O.W.M. (2011): Theropod dinosaurs from the Late Jurassic of Tendaguru (Tanzania). Special Papers in Palaeontology, 86: 195-239.
  40. Reichenbacher, B., Alimohammadian, H., Sabouri, J., Haghfarshi, E., Faridi, M., Abbasi, S., Matzke-Karasz, R., Fellin, M.G., Carnevale, G., Schiller, W., Vasilyan D. and Scharrer, S. (2011). Late Miocene stratigraphy, palaeoecology and palaeogeography of the Tabriz Basin (NW Iran, Eastern Paratethys). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 311: 1–18. Doi 10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.07.009
  41. Rivera, A.S., Hammel, J.U., Haen, K.M., Danka, E.S., Cieniewicz, B., Winters, I.P., Posfai, D., Wörheide, G., Lavrov, D.V., Knight, S.W., Hill, M.S., Hill, A.L., Nickel, M. (2011): RNA interference in marine and freshwater sponges: actin knockdown in Tethya wilhelma and Ephydatia muelleri by ingested dsRNA expressing bacteria. BMC Biotechnology 11, 67.
  42. Sander, P.M., Christian, A., Clauss, M., Fechner, R., Gee, C. T., Griebeler, E.-M., Gunga, H.-C., Hummel, J., Mallison, H., Perry, S. F., Preuschoft, H., Rauhut, O. W. M., Remes, K., Tütken, T., Wings, O. & Witzel, U. (2011): Biology of the sauropod dinosaurs: the evolution of gigantism. Biological Reviews, 86: 117-155.
  43. Schmitt, S., Deines, P., Behnam, F. & Taylor, M.W. (2011): Chloroflexi bacteria are more diverse, abundant, and specific in high than in low microbial abundance sponges. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 78:497-510.
  44. Schmitt, S., Tsai, P., Bell, J., Fromont, J., Ilan, M., Lindquist, N., Perez, T., Rodrigo, A., Schupp, P.J., Vacelet, J., Webster, N., Hentschel, U. & Taylor, M.W. (2011): Assessing the complex sponge microbiota: core, variable, and species-specific bacterial communities in marine sponges. The ISME Journal, epub ahead of print: doi:10.1038/ismej.2011.116.
  45. Schneider, S. & Prieto, J. (2011): First record of an autochthonous community of fluviatile freshwater molluscs from the Middle/Late Miocene Upper Freshwater Molasse (southern Germany). Archiv für Molluskenkunde, 140: 1-18.
  46. Schneider, S., Fürsich, F.T. & Werner, W. (2011): Biometric methods for species recognition in Trigonia Bruguière (Bivalvia; Trigoniidae) - A case study from the Upper Jurassic of Western Europe. Paläontologische Zeitschrift, 85: 257-267.
  47. Schulz-Mirbach T., Heß M., Plath M. (2011): Inner Ear Morphology in the Atlantic Molly Poecilia mexicana—First detailed microanatomical study of the inner ear of a cyprinodontiform species. PLoS ONE 6(11): e27734.
  48. Schulz-Mirbach, T., Riesch, R., García de León, F.J., Plath, M. (2011): Effects of extreme habitat conditions on otolith morphology – a case study on extremophile livebearing fishes (Poecilia mexicana, P. sulphuraria). Zoology, 114: 321– 334.
  49. Schwendemann, A.B., Decombeix, A.L., Taylor, T.N., Taylor, E.L. & Krings, M. (2011): Morphological and functional stasis in mycorrhizal root nodules as exhibited by a Triassic conifer. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108: 13630–13634.
  50. Seuss, B., Mapes, R. H., Klug, C. & Nützel, A. (2011): Exceptional cameral deposits in a sublethally injured Carboniferous orthoconic nautiloid from the Buckhorn Asphalt Lagerstätte in Oklahoma, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, doi:10.4202/app.2011.0008.
  51. Seuss, B., Titschack, J. Seifert, S., Neubauer, J. & Nützel, A. (2011): Oxygen and carbon stable isotopes from a nautiloid from the middle Pennsylvanian (Late Carboniferous) Lagerstätte ‘Buckhorn Asphalt Quarry’ - primary paleoenvironmental signals versus diagenesis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.12.008.
  52. Taylor, T.N., Krings, M., Dotzler, N. & Galtier, J. (2011): The advantage of thin sections over acetate peels in the study of late Paleozoic fungi and other microorganisms. Palaios, 26: 239–244.
  53. Teimori, A., Esmaeili, H.R. & Reichenbacher, B. (2011). Aphanius farsicus, a replacement name for A. persicus (Jenkins, 1910) (Teleostei, Cyprinodontidae). Zootaxa, 3096: 53–58.
  54. Voigt, O., Eichmann, V., Wörheide, G. (2011): First evaluation of mitochondrial DNA as a marker for phylogeographic studies of Calcarea: a case study from Leucetta chagosensis. Hydrobiologia, online early. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-011-0800-7
  55. Wörheide, G., Vargas, S., Lüter, C., Reitner, J. (2011): Precious coral and rock sponge gardens on the deep aphotic fore-reef of Osprey Reef (Coral Sea, Australia). Coral Reefs 30 (4), 901.