Publications

Last updated: March 6th 2018.

  1. Dieker P, C Drees & T Assmann (2011) Two high-mountain burnet moth species (Lepidoptera, Zygaenidae) react differently to the global change drivers climate and land-use. Biological Conservation, 144(12), 2810-2818.
  2. Finger A, T Schmitt, FE Zachos, M Meyer, T Assmann & JC Habel (2009) The genetic status of the violet copper Lycaena helle – a relict of the cold past in times of global warming. Ecography, 32(3), 382-390.
  3. Frantz AC, FE Zachos, S Bertouille, MC Eloy, M Colyn, M-C Flamand (2017) Using genetic tools to estimate the prevalence of non‐native red deer (Cervus elaphus) in a Western European population. Ecology and Evolution, 7(19), 7650-7660.
  4. Frantz AC, FE Zachos, J Kirschning, S Cellina, S Bertouille, Z Mamuris & T Burke (2013) Genetic evidence for introgression between domestic pigs and wild boars (Sus scrofa) in Belgium and Luxembourg: a comparative approach with multiple marker systems. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 110(1), 104-115.
  5. Gassert F, U Schulte, M Husemann, W Ulrich, D Röodder, A Hochkirch, E Engel, J Meyer & JC Habel (2013) From southern refugia to the northern range margin: genetic population structure of the common wall lizard, Podarcis muralis. Journal of Biogeography 40: 1475–1489.
  6. Gatto R, S Monari, P Neige, J-D Pinard & R Weis (2015) Gastropods from upper Pliensbachian–Toarcian (Lower Jurassic) sediments of Causses Basin, southern France and their recovery after the early Toarcian anoxic event. Geol. Mag.: 31 pp.  Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/S0016756814000788
  7. Habel JC & T Assmann (2009) Relict species: phylogeography and conservation biology. Springer.
  8. Habel JC, A Finger, M Meyer, T Schmitt & T Assmann (2008) Polymorphic microsatellite loci in the endangered butterfly Lycaena helle (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). European Journal of Entomology, 105(2), 361.
  9. Habel JC, M Meyer & T Schmitt (2009) The genetic consequence of differing ecological demands of a generalist and a specialist butterfly species. Biodiversity and conservation, 18(7), 1895-1908.
  10. Habel JC, T Schmitt, W Haerdtle, M Luetkepohl & T Assmann (2007) Dynamics in a butterfly–plant–ant system: influence of habitat characteristics on turnover rates of the endangered lycaenid Maculinea alcon. Ecological Entomology, 32(5), 536-543.
  11. Habel JC, FE Zachos, A Finger, M Meyer, D Louy, T Assmann & T Schmitt (2009) Unprecedented long-term genetic monomorphism in an endangered relict butterfly species. Conservation genetics, 10(6), 1659-1665.
  12. Heddergott M, AC Frantz, M Stubbe, A Stubbe, H Ansorge, N Osten-Sacken (2017) Seroprevalence and risk factors of Toxoplasma gondii infection in invasive raccoons (Procyon lotor) in Central Europe. Parasitology Research, 116(8), 2335–2340.
  13. Heddergott M, N Osten-Sacken, P Steinbach & AC Frantz (in press) Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in free-living European mouflon (Ovis orientalis musimon) hunted in central Germany. Parasite.
  14. Maurice T, G Colling, S Muller & D Matthies (2012) Habitat characteristics, stage structure and reproduction of colline and montane populations of the threatened species Arnica montana. Plant ecology 5: 831-842.
  15. Maurice T, S Muller, D Matthies & G Colling (2016) Genetic structure of colline and montane populations of an endangered plant species. AoB Plants 8: plw057; doi:10.1093/aobpla/plw057.
  16. Niemeyer T, C Ries & W Härdtle (2010) Die Waldgesellschaften Luxemburgs: Vegetation, Standort, Vorkommen und Gefährdung. Ferrantia 57, Musée National d’Histoire Naturelle.
  17. Osten-Sacken N, M Heddergott, A Schleimer, HE Anheyer-Behmenburg, M Runge, GJ Horsburgh,  L Camp, SA Nadler & AC Frantz (2017) Similar yet different: co-analysis of the genetic diversity and structure of an invasive nematode parasite and its invasive mammalian host. International Journal for Parasitology, doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2017.08.013
  18. Renner SC, M Suarez-Rubio, KR Wiesner, C Drögemüller, S Gockel, EKV Kalko, M Ayasse & AC Frantz (2016) Using multiple landscape genetic approaches to test the validity of genetic clusters in a species characterized by an isolation-by-distance pattern. Biological journal of the Linnean Society, 118(2), 292-303.
  19. Ries C & Y Krippel (2016) (eds) Biological Invasions: Interactions with Environmental Change. Book of abstracts. NEOBIOTA 2016 – 9th International Conference on Biological Invasions. Vianden, Luxembourg, 14-16 September 2016. Fondation faune-flore, Luxembourg. 256 pp. ISBN 978-99959-0-255-1.
  20. Schneider S (2011) Die Graslandgesellschaften Luxemburgs. Ferrantia 66, Musée National d’Histoire Naturelle Luxembourg.
  21. Schulte U, F Gassert, P Geniez, M Veith & A Hochkirch (2012) Origin and genetic diversity of an introduced wall lizard population and its cryptic congener. Amphibia Reptilia, 33(1), 129.
  22. Stillfried M, J Fickel, K Börner, U Wittstatt, M Heddergott, S Ortmann, S Kramer‐Schadt & AC Frantz (2017) Do cities represent sources, sinks or isolated islands for urban wild boar population structure? Journal of Applied Ecology, 54(1), 272-281.
  23. Vitali F (2010) Catalogue of the types of the Cerambycoidea of the National Museum of Natural History of Luxembourg. Bulletin de l’institut royal des sciences naturelles de Belgique, Entomologie, 80: 109-126.
  24. Walisch TJ, G Colling, M Bodenseh & D Matthies (2015). Divergent selection along climatic gradients in a rare central European endemic, Saxifraga rosacea subsp. sponhemica. Annals of Botany 115: 1177-1190. doi:10.1093/aob/mcv040.
  25. Walisch TJ, G Colling, M Poncelet & D Matthies (2012) Effects of inbreeding and interpopulation crosses on performance and plasticity of two generations of offspring of a declining grassland plant. American journal of Botany 99: 1300-1313.
  26. Zachos FE, AC Frantz, R Kuehn, S Bertouille, M Colyn, M Niedziałkowska, J Pérez-González, A Skog, N Sprĕm & M-C Flamand (2016) Genetic structure and effective population sizes in European red deer (Cervus elaphus) at a continental scale: insights from microsatellite DNA. Journal of Heredity, 107(4), 318-326.