Senckenberg Forschung


The SaM-Colloquium takes place in the Seminar room in middle building (house no. 3) every Tuesday at 10:00 with subsequent discussions. Please read further details in English or German.

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 2016  SAM Colloquium Presentations 

Date Speaker


28.06.2016 Dr. Alexander Kienecke " Integrative taxonomy and phylogeography of Dactylopodola typhle (Gastrotricha): Evidence for a species complex?"(Abstract)
28.06.2016  Karin Pointer "Meiofaunal community structures on the plateau of the Great Meteor Seamount (northeastern Atlantic Ocean) with a closer look to Polyarthra and Harpacticoida (Copepoda, Crustacea)" (Abstract)

"   previous lectures 

Date Speaker Title

 Babett Günther

 "Detecting benthic communities of the North Sea using e-DNA from the water column"(Abstract)

 Judith Jördens und Thorsten Wenzel

 "Stab Kommunikation - Service für Wissenschaft und Museum."

Sahar Khodami

 "A new phylogeny of copepoda (Crustacea) orders based on 18S rDNA"  (Abstract)

Annika Janssen

"Status Quo: Investigations on meiofaunal organisms in the German Mn-nodule license area of the CCZ"

Dr. Peter Holler

"Hydroacoustic mapping of the German EEZ"

Dr. Max Wisshak

 „Lechuguilla Cave (NM, USA) - die verrückteste Höhle der Welt”
24.11.2015 Kei Matsuyama "Zoogeography and diversity of the cold-water coral associated bryozoan fauna in the Northeast Atlantic"
10.11.2015 Anja Singer  "Hindcasting and Forecasting macrofauna distribution for the Jade Bay"
20.10.2015 Gesine Lange "Food use of benthic invertebrates across the boundary between marine and terrestrial ecosystems: functional diversity within a salt marsh."
13.10.2015 Jana Deppermann "Stock separation in American Lobster (Homarus americanus)"

Babett Günther

 "How to do Metagenomics with Next-Generation Sequencing? A short guideline." (Abstract)
14.07.2015 Dr. Nancy F- Mercado-Salas "Morphological and genetic diversity of semi-terrestrial copepods (Crustacea: Copepoda) from the tropical forest of Southeast Mexico." (Abstract)
29.04.2015 Dr. Diana Bowler  „Cross-realm comparison of climate change impacts _mce_on species abundance trends
31.03.2015  Prof. Dr. Kay-Christian Emeis   „Projekt North Sea – Assessment of Habitats (NOAH): Stand der Dinge“.
24.02.2015  Irka Schüller   "Kalahari Salt Pans"
24.02.2015 Dr. Achim Wehrmann   "Devonian shelf deposits of the central Taurids (Turkey): an archive for hinterland processes and climate of the northern margin of the Gondwana supercontinent "
17.02.2015  Dr. Michael Raupach    "Modern integrative taxonomy: new methods, techniques and applications for species description and identification"
27.01.2015 Vahid Sepahvand

  "Ghost shrimps and their associated Clausidium copepods in littoral zones of the Persian Gulf and Gulf Oman, Iran." (Abstract)

27.01.2015  Kei Matsuyama  "One Step Back from the Digital World. From Micro-CT to Museum Display"
13.01.2015  Dr. Terue Kihara   "Confocal laser scanning microscopy three-dimensional visualization of a new species of Clausidium (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) associated with mud shrimps from Persian Gulf, Iran" (Abstract)
13.01.2015  Dr. Carmen Zinßmeister   "Diversity of Dinophysiales, with focus on Dinophysis and Phalacroma"
09.12.2014 Sven Rossel  "Phylogeography of four pagurid species of the North East Atlantic". 
02.12.2014  Georg Irion  "Die Sedimente des Rio Amazonas während des Mittel-bis Spätquartärs" ( 45 Min)
18.11.2014  Alexandra Ostmann  " Meiofauna - The distribution around Iceland along depth gradients and differences observed between regions"
18.11.2014  Kristina Gall  "Zeitliche und räumliche Variabilität von Meroplankton in der Lofoten-Vesterålen-Region"
11.11.2014  Dr. Roland Pesch (Bioconsult)  "Multivariate statistical analysis of the spatial distribution of benthic communities in the German North Sea"
04.11.2014  Julia Meyer  "Epibenthos – Langzeitentwicklung im Gebiet der Jade im Zeitraum von 1970 bis 2013"
16.09.2014 Claudia Färber   "Integrating short- and long-term bioerosion processes in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea (Greece)"
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