Most recent publications

2019

  • Laux A., Wegmann A., Roy J., Gourgoulianni N., Blanckenhorn WU., Rohner PT. (2019). The role of larval substrate specialization and female oviposition in mediating species diversity of closely-related sepsid flies (Diptera: Sepsidae). European Journal of Entomology, 116:75-84. DOI: 10.14411/eje.2019.008
  • Rohner PT., Haenni J-P., Giesen A., Busso JP., Schäfer MA., Püchel-Wieling F., Blanckenhorn WU. (2019). Temporal niche partitioning of Swiss black scavenger flies in relation to season and substrate age (Diptera, Sepsidae). Alpine Entomology, 3:1-10. DOI: 10.3897/alpento.3.28366
  • Vincent C., Fernandes RF., Cardoso AR., Broennimann O., Di Cola V., D'Amen M., Ursenbacher S., Schmidt BR., Pradervand J-N., Pellissier L., Guisan A. (2019). Climate and land-use changes reshuffle politically-weighted priority areas of mountain biodiversity. Global Ecology and Conservation, 17:e00589. DOI: 10.1016/j.gecco.2019.e00589
  • Valenzuela-Sánchez A., Cayuela H., Schmidt BR., Cunningham AA., Soto-Azat C. (2019). Slow natal dispersal across a homogeneous landscape suggests the use of mixed movement behaviours during dispersal in the Darwin's frog. Animal Behaviour, 150:77-86. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2019.01.026
  • Li X-Y., Kokko H. (2019). Sex-biased dispersal: a review of the theory. Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, 94(2):721-736. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12475
  • Maag N., Cozzi G., Bateman A., Heistermann M., Ganswindt A., Manser M., Clutton-Brock T., Ozgul A. (2019). Cost of dispersal in a social mammal: body mass loss and increased stress. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences, 286(1896):20190033. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2019.0033
  • Paniw M., Maag N., Cozzi G., Clutton-Brock T., Ozgul A. (2019). Life history responses of meerkats to seasonal changes in extreme environments. Science, 363(6427):631-635. DOI: 10.1126/science.aau5905
  • Hovenden MJ., Leuzinger S., Newton PCD., Fletcher A., Fatichi S., Lüscher A., Reich PB., Andresen LC., Beier C., Blumenthal DM., Chiariello NR., Dukes JS., Kellner J., Hofmockel K., Niklaus PA., Song J., Wan S., Classen AT., Langley JA. (2019). Globally consistent influences of seasonal precipitation limit grassland biomass response to elevated CO2. Nature Plants, 5(2):167-173. DOI: 10.1038/s41477-018-0356-x
  • Gloag RS., Christie JR., Ding G., Stephens RE., Buchmann G., Oldroyd BP. (2019). Workers’ sons rescue genetic diversity at the sex locus in an invasive honey bee population. Molecular Ecology:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/mec.15031
  • Bruelheide H., Chen Y., Huang Y., Ma K., Niklaus PA., Schmid B. (2019). Response to Comment on “Impacts of species richness on productivity in a large-scale subtropical forest experiment”. Science, 363(6423):eaav9863. DOI: 10.1126/science.aav9863
  • Payne JL., Wagner A. (2019). The causes of evolvability and their evolution. Nature Reviews. Genetics, 20(1):24-38. DOI: 10.1038/s41576-018-0069-z
  • Wechsler D., Bascompte J. (2019). Thresholds in the resilience of modular social networks to invasion by defectors. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 460:56-63. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2018.10.018
  • Hirota SK., Miki N., Yasumoto AA., Yahara T. (2019). UV bullseye contrast of Hemerocallis flowers attracts hawkmoths but not swallowtail butterflies. Ecology and Evolution, 9(1):52-64. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.4604

2018

  • Nater CR; van Benthem KJ., Canale CI., Schradin C., Ozgul A. (2018). Density feedbacks mediate effects of environmental change on population dynamics of a semidesert rodent. Journal of Animal Ecology, 87(6):1534-1546. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12888
  • Milkereit J., Emmanuel F., Stoll P., Wagg C., Niklaus PA. (2018). Experimental disconnection from common mycorrhizal networks has little effects on competitive interactions among common temperate grassland species. Journal of Ecology, 106(6):2332-2343. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12984
  • Yang X., Yan C., Zhao Q., Holyoak M., Fortuna MA., Bascompte J., Jansen PA., Zhang Z. (2018). Ecological succession drives the structural change of seed-rodent interaction networks in fragmented forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 419-420:42-50. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2018.03.023
  • Hartman K., van der Heijden MGA., Wittwer RA., Banerjee S., Walser J-C., Schlaeppi K. (2018). Cropping practices manipulate abundance patterns of root and soil microbiome members paving the way to smart farming. Microbiome, 6(1):14. DOI: 10.1186/s40168-017-0389-9
  • Hu L., Robert CAM., Cadot S., Zhang X., Ye M., Li B., Manzo D., Chervet N., Steinger T., van der Heijden MGA., Schlaeppi, Klaus; Erb, Matthias (2018). Root exudate metabolites drive plant-soil feedbacks on growth and defense by shaping the rhizosphere microbiota. Nature Communications, 9:2738. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-05122-7
  • Pontarp M., Bunnefeld L., Cabral JS., Etienne RS., Fritz SA., Gillespie R., Graham CH., Hagen O., Hartig F., Huang S., Jansson R., Maliet O., Münkemüller T., Pellissier L., Rangel TF., Storch D., Wiegand T., Hurlbert AH. (2018). The Latitudinal Diversity Gradient: Novel Understanding through Mechanistic Eco-evolutionary Models. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 34(3):211-223. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2018.11.009
  • Ley M., Lehmann MF., Niklaus PA., Luster J. (2018). Alteration of nitrous oxide emissions from floodplain soils by aggregate size, litter accumulation and plant–soil interactions. Biogeosciences, 15(22):7043-7057. DOI: 10.5194/bg-15-7043-2018
  • Aguilar-Rodríguez J., Wagner A. (2018). Metabolic determinants of enzyme evolution in a genome-scale bacterial metabolic network. Genome Biology and Evolution, 10(11):3076-3088. DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evy234
  • Schweizer SA., Seitz B., van der Heijden MAG., Schulin R., Tandy S. (2018). Impact of organic and conventional farming systems on wheat grain uptake and soil bioavailability of zinc and cadmium. Science of the Total Environment, 639:608-616. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.187
  • Maag N., Cozzi G., Clutton-Brock T., Ozgul A. (2018). Density-dependent dispersal strategies in a cooperative breeder. Ecology, 99(9):1932-1941. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2433
  • Tian D., Yan Z., Niklas KJ., Han W., Kattge J., Reich PB., Luo Y., Chen Y., Tang Z., Hu H., Wright IJ., Schmid B., Fang J. (2018). Global leaf nitrogen and phosphorus stoichiometry and their scaling exponent. National Science Review, 5(5):728-739. DOI: 10.1093/nsr/nwx142
  • Banerjee S., Schlaeppi K., van der Heijden MAG. (2018). Keystone taxa as drivers of microbiome structure and functioning. Nature Reviews. Microbiology, 16(9):567-576. DOI: 10.1038/s41579-018-0024-1
  • Ferrari A., Hagedorn F., Niklaus PA. (2018). Disentangling effects of air and soil temperature on C allocation in cold environments: A 14C pulse-labelling study with two plant species. Ecology and Evolution, 8(16):7778-7789. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.42151002/ece3.4215
  • Loaiza Puerta V., Pujol Pereira EI., Wittwer R., van der Heijden M., Six J. (2018). Improvement of soil structure through organic crop management, conservation tillage and grass-clover ley. Soil and Tillage Research, 180:1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.still.2018.02.007
  • Banerjee S., Thrall PH., Bissett A., van der Heijden MGA., Richardson AE. (2018). Linking microbial co-occurrences to soil ecological processes across a woodland-grassland ecotone. Ecology and Evolution, 8(16):8217-8230. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.4346
  • Bateman AW., Ozgul A., Krkošek M., Clutton-Brock TH. (2018). Matrix Models of Hierarchical Demography: Linking Group- and Population-Level Dynamics in Cooperative Breeders. The American Naturalist, 192(2):188-203. DOI: 10.1086/698217
  • Luo S., Schmid B., De Deyn GB., Yu S. (2018). Soil microbes promote complementarity effects among co-existing trees through soil nitrogen partitioning. Functional Ecology, 32(7):1879-1889. DOI: 10.1086/698217
  • Aguilar-Rodríguez J., Peel L., Stella M., Wagner A., Payne JL. (2018). The architecture of an empirical genotype-phenotype map. Evolution, 72(6):1242-1260. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13487
  • Borrego N., Ozgul A., Slotow R., Packer C. (2018). Lion population dynamics: do nomadic males matter? Behavioral Ecology, 29(3):660-666. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/ary018
  • Wagg C., Dudenhöffer J-H., Widmer F., van der Heijden MAG. (2018). Linking diversity, synchrony and stability in soil microbial communities. Functional Ecology, 32(5):1280-1292. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13056