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

  1. Agerer, R., Christan, J., Mayr, C. & Hobbie, E. (2012): Isotopic signatures and trophic status of Ramaria. Mycological Progress, 11: 47-59.
  2. Bärmann E. V., Börner S., Erpenbeck D., Rössner G. E., Hebel C. & Wörheide G. (2012): The curious case of Gazella arabica. Mammalian Biology. DOI 10.1016/j.mambio.2012.07.003
  3. Beck, A. & Mayr, C. (2012): Nitrogen and carbon isotope variability in the green-algal lichen Xanthoria parietina and their implications on mycobiont-photobiont interactions. Ecology and Evolution. DOI 10.1002/ece3.417.
  4. Belinky, F., Szitenberg, A., Goldfarb, I., Feldstein, T., Wörheide, G., Ilan, M., Huchon, D. (2012): ALG11 – A new variable DNA marker for sponge phylogeny: Comparison of phylogenetic performances with the 18S rDNA and the COI gene. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 63 (3), 702–713.
  5. Breedy, O., van Ofwegen, L.P., Vargas, S. (2012): A new family of soft corals (Anthozoa, Octocorallia, Alcyonacea) from the aphotic tropical eastern Pacific waters revealed by integrative taxonomy. Systematics and Biodiversity 10 (3), 351–359.
  6. Damkaer, D.M., Matzke-Karasz, R. (2012): Sebastian Fischer (1806-1871), Bavarian Physician-Naturalist in Egypt and Russia. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 32(2), 327-333.
  7. Dohrmann, M., Haen, K.M., Lavrov, D.V., Wörheide, G. (2012): Molecular phylogeny of glass sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellida): increased taxon sampling and inclusion of the mitochondrial protein-coding gene, cytochrome oxidase subunit I. Hydrobiologia 687, 11–20.
  8. Erpenbeck, D., Hall, K., Alvarez, B., Büttner, G., Sacher, K., Schätzle, S., Schuster, A., Vargas, S., Hooper, J.N.A., Wörheide, G. (2012): The phylogeny of halichondrid demosponges: past and present re-visited with DNA-barcoding data. Organisms Diversity & Evolution 12, 57–70.
  9. Erpenbeck, D., Schmitz, J., Churakov, G., Huchon, D., Wörheide, G., Degnan, B.M. (2012): First evidence of miniature transposable elements in sponges (Porifera). Hydrobiologia 687, 43–47.
  10. Erpenbeck, D., Sutcliffe, P., Cook, S.C., Dietzel, A., Maldonado, M., van Soest, R.W.M., Hooper, J.N.A., Wörheide, G. (2012): Horny sponges and their affairs: On the phylogenetic relationships of keratose sponges. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 63 (3), 809–816.
  11. Esmaeili, H.R., Teimori, A., Gholami, Z., Zarei, N. & Reichenbacher, B. (2012): Re-validation and re-description of an endemic and threatened species, Aphanius pluristriatus (Jenkins, 1910) (Teleostei, Cyprinodontidae), from southern Iran. Zootaxa, 3208: 58-67.
  12. Giles, E.C., Kamke, J., Moitinho-Silva, L., Taylor, M.W., Hentschel, U., Ravasi, T., Schmitt, S. (2012): Bacterial community profiles in low microbial abundance sponges. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 83 (1), 232–241.
  13. Gründel, J. & Nützel, A. (2012): Evolution and classification of Mesozoic mathildoid gastropods. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, online early,
  14. Gründel, J. & Nützel, A. (2012): On the early evolution (Late Triassic to Late Jurassic) of the Architectibranchia (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia) with a provisional classification. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, 264: 31-59.
  15. Harper, C.J., Bomfleur, B., Decombeix, A.L., Taylor, E.L., Taylor, T.N. & Krings, M. (2012): Tylosis formation and fungal interactions in an Early Jurassic conifer axis from northern Victoria Land, Antarctica Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 175: 25–31.
  16. Heyng, A.M., Mayr, C., Lücke, A., Striewski, B., Wastegård, S. & Wissel, H. (2012): Holocene environmental changes reflected in organic isotope record from Lake Pupuke, New Zealand. Journal of Paleolimnology, 48: 351-366.
  17. Krings, M. & Taylor, T.N. (2012): Fungal reproductive units enveloped in a hyphal mantle from the Lower Pennsylvanian of Great Britain, and their relevance to our understanding of Carboniferous fungal “sporocarps”. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 175: 1–9.
  18. Krings, M., Taylor, T.N. & Dotzler, N. (2012): Fungal endophytes as a driving force in land plant evolution: evidence from the fossil record. In: D. Southworth (Ed.), Biocomplexity of Plant-Fungal Interactions, pp. 5–27, Ames IA, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  19. Krings, M., Taylor, T.N., Dotzler, N. & Persichini, G. (2012): Fossil fungi with suggested affinities to the Endogonaceae from the Middle Triassic of Antarctica. Mycologia, 104: 835–844.
  20. Krings, M., Taylor, T.N., Taylor, E.L., Hass, H., Kerp, H., Dotzler, N. & Harper, C.J. (2012): Microfossils from the Lower Devonian Rhynie chert with suggested affinities to the Peronosporomycetes. Journal of Paleontology, 86: 358–367.
  21. Lavrov, D.V., Pett, W., Voigt, O., Wörheide, G., Forget, L., Lang, B.F., Kayal, E. (2012): Mitochondrial DNA of Clathrina clathrus (Calcarea, Calcinea): six linear chromosomes, fragmented rRNAs, tRNA editing, and a novel genetic code. Molecular Biology and Evolution, Advance Access.
  22. Mani, L., Jullian, V., Mourkazel, B., Valentin, A., Dubois, J., Cresteil, T., Folcher, E., Hooper, J.N.A., Erpenbeck, D., Aalbersberg, W., Debitus, C. (2012): New Antiplasmodial Bromotyrosine Derivatives from Suberea ianthelliformis Lendenfeld, 1888. Chemistry & Biodiversity 9 (8), 1436–1451.
  23. Martinand-Mari, C., Vacelet, J., Nickel, M., Wörheide, G., Mangeat, P., Baghdiguian, S. (2012): Cell death and renewal during prey capture and digestion in the carnivorous sponge Asbestopluma hypogea (Porifera: Poecilosclerida). The Journal of Experimental Biology 215, 3937–3943.
  24. Morrow, C.C., Picton, B.E., Erpenbeck, D., Boury-Esnault, N., Maggs, C.A., Allcock, A.L. (2012): Congruence between nuclear and mitochondrial genes in Demospongiae: A new hypothesis for relationships within the G4 clade (Porifera: Demospongiae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 62, 174–190.
  25. Neubauer, T., Schneider, S., Böhme, M. & Prieto, J. (2012): First record of fossil freshwater pomatiopsid gastropods from the Paleogene of Southeast Asia (Cao Bang Basin, N Vietnam).- Journal of Molluscan Studies. DOI:10.1093/mollus/eys011
  26. Nützel, A. & Nakazawa, K. (2012): Permian (Capitanian) gastropods from the Akasaka Limestone (Japan, Gifu Prefecture). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 10: 103-169.
  27. Nützel, A., Aghababalou, B. & Senowbari-Daryan, B. (2012): Gastropods from the Norian (Late Triassic) Nayband Formation near Natanz (Iran). Bulletin of Geosciences, 87: 53-65.
  28. Ohradanova, A., Vullo, D., Pastorekova, S., Pastorek, J., Jackson, D.J., Wörheide, G., Supuran, C.T. (2012): Anion inhibition studies of an α-carbonic anhydrase from the living fossil Astrosclera willeyana. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 22 (3), 1314–1316.
  29. Ohradanova, A., Vullo, D., Pastorekova, S., Pastorek, J., Jackson, D.J., Wörheide, G., Supuran, C.T. (2012): Cloning, characterization and sulfonamide inhibition studies of an α-carbonic anhydrase from the living fossil sponge Astrosclera willeyana. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 20 (4), 1403–1410.
  30. Pol, D. & Rauhut, O.W.M. (2012): A Middle Jurassic abelisaurid from Patagonia and the early diversification of theropod dinosaurs. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B, 279: 3170-3175.
  31. Prieto, J. (2012): The Genus Eomyops Engesser, 1979 (Rodentia, Eomyidae) from the youngest deposits of the German part of the North Alpine Foreland Basin.-Swiss journal of Paleontology, 131 (1): 95-106.
  32. Prieto, J. & Dam, van J. (2012): Primitive Anourosoricini and Allosoricinae from the Miocene of Germany. Geobios, 45: 581-589.
  33. Prieto, J., Angelone, C., Gross, M. & Böhme, M. (2012): The pika Prolagus (Lagomorpha, Mammalia) in the Late Middle Miocene fauna from Gratkorn (Styrian Basin, Austria). Neues Jahrbuch für Paläontologie und Geologie, 263 (2): 111-118.
  34. Prieto, J., Hoek Ostende L.W. Van den & Hír, J. (2012): The Middle Miocene insectivores from Sámsonháza 3 (Hungary, Nógrád County): Biostratigraphical and palaeoenvironmental notes near to the Middle Miocene Cooling. Bulletin of Geosciences, 87 (2): 227-240.
  35. Rauhut, O.W.M. (2012): A reappraisal of a putative record of abelisauroid theropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of England. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 123: 779-786.
  36. Rauhut, O.W.M., Foth, C., Tischlinger, H. & Norell, M.A. (2012): Exceptionally preserved juvenile megalosauroid theropod dinosaur with filamentous integument from the Late Jurassic of Germany. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109: 11746-11751.
  37. Rauhut, O.W.M., Heyng, A.M., López-Arbarello, A. & Hecker, A. (2012): A new rhynchocephalian from the Late Jurassic of Germany with a dentition that is unique amongst tetrapods. PLoS ONE, 7: e46839.
  38. Recasens, C., Ariztegui, D., Gebhardt, C., Gogorza, C., Haberzettl, T., Hahn, A., Kliem, P., Lisé-Pronovost, A., Lücke, A., Maidana, N.I., Mayr, C., Ohlendorf, C., Schäbitz, F., St-Onge, G., Wille, M., Zolitschka, B. & PASADO Science Team (2012): New insights into hydrological changes in Laguna Potrok Aike, Southern Patagonia, since the Late Pleistocene: the PASADO multiproxy record. The Holocene, 22: 1323-1335.
  39. 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. (2012): Assessing the complex sponge microbiota: core, variable and species-specific bacterial communities in marine sponges. The ISME Journal 6, 564–576.
  40. Schneider, S., Böhme, M. & Prieto, J. (2012): Unionidae (Bivalvia: Palaeoheterodonta) from the Palaeogene of Northern Vietnam – exploring the origins of the modern East Asian freshwater bivalve fauna.-Journal of Systematic Palaeontology. DOI:10.1080/14772019.2012.665085
  41. Seuss, B., Mapes, R. H., Klug, C. & Nützel, A. (2012): Exceptional cameral deposits in a sublethally injured Carboniferous orthoconic nautiloid from the Buckhorn Asphalt Lagerstätte in Oklahoma, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 57: 375-390.
  42. Seuss, B., Nützel, A., Scholz, H. & Frýda, J. (2012): The Palaeozoic evolution of the gastropod larval shell: larval armor and tight coiling as results of predation driven heterochronic character displacement. Evolution & Development, 14: 212-228.
  43. Seuss, B., Titschack, J. Seifert, S., Neubauer, J. & Nützel, A. (2012): 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, 319-320: 1-15.
  44. Sheppard, C.R.C., Ateweberhan, M., Bowen, B.W., Carr, P., Chen, C.A., Clubbe, C., Craig, M.T., Ebinghaus, R., Eble, J., Fitzsimmons, N., Gaither, M.R., Gan, C.-H., Gollock, M., Guzman, N., Graham, N.A.J., Harris, A., Jones, R., Keshavmurthy, S., Koldewey, H., Lundin, C.G., Mortimer, J.A., Obura, D., Pfeiffer, M., Price, A.R.G., Purkis, S., Raines, P., Readman, J.W., Riegl, B., Rogers, A., Schleyer, M., Seaward, M.R.D., Sheppard, A.L.S., Tamelander, J., Turner, J.R., Visram, S., Vogler, C., Vogt, S., Wolschke, H., Yang, J.M.-C., Yang, S.-Y., Yesson, C. (2012): Reefs and islands of the Chagos Archipelago, Indian Ocean: why it is the world's largest no-take marine protected area. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 22, 232–261.
  45. Steinmetz, P.R.H., Kraus, J.E.M., Larroux, C., Hammel, J.U., Amon-Hassenzahl, A., Houliston, E., Wörheide, G., Nickel, M., Degnan, B.M., Technau, U. (2012): Independent evolution of striated muscles in cnidarians and bilaterians. Nature 487, 231–234.
  46. Taylor, T.N., Krings, M., Galtier, J. & Dotzler, N. (2012): Fungal endophytes in Astromyelon-type (Sphenophyta, Equisetales, Calamitaceae) roots from the Upper Pennsylvanian of France. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 171: 9–18.
  47. Teimori, A., Esmaeili, H.R., Gholami, Z., Zarei, N. & Reichenbacher, B. (2012): Aphanius arakensis, a new species of tooth-carp (Cyprinodontidae) from the endorheic Namak Lake basin in Iran. Zookeys, 215: 55-76. 
  48. Teimori, A., Schulz-Mirbach, T., Esmaeili, H.R. & Reichenbacher, B. (2012): Geographical differentiation of Aphanius dispar (Teleostei: Cyprinodontidae) from Southern Iran. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 50(4): 289-304. 
  49. Teimori, A., Jawad, L.A.J., Al-Kkarusi, L.H., Al-Mamry, J.N. & Reichenbacher, B. (2012): Late Pleistocene to Holocene diversification and zoogeography of the Arabian killifish Aphanius dispar inferred from otolith morphology. Scientia Marina, 76(4): 637-645.
  50. van Soest, R.W.M., Boury-Esnault, N., Vacelet, J., Dohrmann, M., Erpenbeck, D., de Voogd, N.J., Santodomingo, N., Vanhoorne, B., Kelly, M., Hooper, J.N.A. (2012): Global diversity of sponges (Porifera). PLoS One 7, e35105.
  51. Vargas, S., Erpenbeck, D., Göcke, C., Hall, K.A., Hooper, J.N.A., Janussen, D., Wörheide, G. (2012): Molecular phylogeny of Abyssocladia (Cladorhizidae: Poecilosclerida) and Phelloderma (Phellodermidae: Poecilosclerida) suggests a diversification of chelae microscleres in cladorhizid sponges. Zoologica Scripta, online early.
  52. Vargas, S., Schuster, A., Sacher, K., Büttner, G., Schätzle, S., Läuchli, B., Hall, K., Hooper, J.N.A., Erpenbeck, D., Wörheide, G. (2012): Barcoding Sponges: An Overview Based on Comprehensive Sampling. PLoS One 7 (7), e39345.
  53. Vogler, C., Benzie, J., Barber, P.H., Erdmann, M.V., Ambariyanto,, Sheppard, C., Tenggardjaja, K., Gérard, K., Wörheide, G. (2012): Phylogeography of the Crown-of-Thorns Starfish in the Indian Ocean. PLoS ONE 7 (8), e43499EP.
  54. Voigt, O., Eichmann, V., Wörheide, G. (2012): First evaluation of mitochondrial DNA as a marker for phylogeographic studies of Calcarea: a case study from Leucetta chagosensis. Hydrobiologia 687, 101–106.
  55. Voigt, O., Wülfing, E., Wörheide, G. (2012): Molecular phylogenetic evaluation of classification and scenarios of character evolution in calcareous sponges (Porifera, class Calcarea). PLoS One 7, e33417.
  56. Wild, C., Laforsch, C., Mayr, C., Fuß, R. & Niggl, W. (2012): Effect of water currents on organic matter release by two scleractinian corals. Aquatic Ecology, 46: 335-341.
  57. Wörheide, G., Dohrmann, M., Erpenbeck, D., Larroux, C., Maldonado, M., Voigt, O., Borchiellini, C., Lavrov, D.V. (2012): Deep Phylogeny and Evolution of Sponges (Phylum Porifera). Advances in Marine Biology 61, 1–78.
  58. Yamada, S., Matzke-Karasz, R. (2012): How is a giant sperm ejaculated? Anatomy and function of the sperm pump, or "Zenker organ," in Pseudocandona marchica (Crustacea, Ostracoda, Candonidae). Naturwissenschaften 99, 523-535.
  59. Yasuda, N., Taquet, C., Nagai, S., Wörheide, G., Nadaoka, K. (2012): Development of microsatellite loci in the common reef starfish Linckia laevigata and Linckia multifora. Ecological Research, online early.
  60. Zachos F. E., Apollonio M., Bärmann E. V., Festa-Bianchet M., Göhlich U. B., Habel J. C., Haring E., Kruckenhauser L., Lovari S., McDevitt A. D., Pertoldi C., Rössner G. E., Sánchez-Villagra M. R., Scandura M. & Suchentrunk F. (2012): Species inflation and taxonomic artefacts — A critical comment on recent trends in mammalian classification. Mammalian Biology. DOI 10.1016/j.mambio.2012.07.083