Senckenberg Museum für Naturkunde Görlitz


 vollständige Publikationslisten

Bernhard Seifert Roland Schultz

Viola Clausnitzer
The Ants of Central and Northern Europe

wichtige Publikationen der letzten Jahre

Seifert, B. (2019): A taxonomic revision of the members of the Camponotus lateralis species group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Europe, Asia Minor and Caucasia. – Soil Organsims 91/1:7-32

Seifert, B. (2019): Hybridization in the European carpenter ants Camponotus herculeanus and C. ligniperda (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Insectes Sociaux 66/2: xx-xx.

Claessens, J., Seifert, B. (2018): Ant pollination of Dactylorhiza viridis. – Orchids Digest 82/3: 154-158.

Clausnitzer, V., Kipping, J., Dijkstra, K.-D.B., Carr, J.A. (2018): The status and distribution of dragonflies and damselflies in the Lake Victoria Basin, pp. 82-97, in: Sayer, C.A., Máiz-Tomé, L. and Darwall, W.R.T. (2018). Freshwater biodiversity in the Lake Victoria Basin: Guidance for species conservation, site protection, climate resilience and sustainable livelihoods. Cambridge, UK and Gland, Switzerland: IUCN. xiv +226 pp.

Seifert, B. (2018): The Ants of Central and North Europe. – Lutra Verlags- und Vertriebsgesellschaft , Tauer, 408 pp.

Seifert, B., Schultz, R., Ritz, M.S., Ritz, C.M. (2018): Cryptic species of the Myrmica tibetana complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) revealed by integrative taxonomy. –Myrmecological News 27: 1-18. Peer reviewed

Wagner, H.C., Seifert, B., Borovsky, R., Paill, W. (2018): First insight into the ant diversity of the Vjosa valley, Albania (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Acta ZooBot Austria 155: 315-321. Peer reviewed

Wang, Y., Lehnert, L.W., Holzapfel, M., Schultz, R., Heberling, G., Görzene, E., Meyer, H., Seeber, E., Pinkert, S., Ritz, M., Fuh, Y., Ansorge, H., Bendix, J., Seifert, B., Miehe, G., Long, R.J., Yang, Y.P., Wesche, K. (2018): Multiple indicators yield diverging results on grazing degradation and climate controls across Tibetan pastures. – Ecological Indicators 93: 1199–1208.

Bode, E., He, Y., Vo, T.D., Schultz, R., Kaiser, M., Bode, H.B. (2017): Biosynthesis and function of simple amides in Xenorhabdus doucetiae. - Environ Microbiol. 19(11):4564-4575. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.13919. Epub 2017 Oct 13.

Claessens, J., Seifert, B. (2017):Significant ant pollination in two orchid species in the Alps as adaptation to the climate of the alpine zone? – Tuexenia 37: 363–374.

Clausnitzer, V., Simaika, J.P., Samways, M.J., Daniel, B.A. (2017): Dragonflies as flagships for sustainable use of water resources in environmental education. Applied Environmental Education and Communication 16(3): 196-209 (peer-reviewed).

Kipping, J., Clausnitzer, V., Fernandes Elizalde, S.R.F. Dijkstra, K.-D.B. The dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata) of Angola. African Invertebrates 58(1): 65-91 (peer-reviewed)

Seifert, B., Prosche, A. (2017): Long-term development of ant assemblages of recultivated woodland and free-succession open-land habitats in a former strip mining area. – Soil Organisms 89(3): 157-176.

Seifert, B., Okita, I., Heinze, J. (2017): A taxonomic revision of the Cardiocondyla nuda group (Hymenoptera:Formicidae). – Zootaxa 4290 (2):324-356.

Seifert, B., Fiedler, P., Schultz, R. (2017): Escape to the high canopy – thermal deficiency causes niche expansion in a forest-floor ant. – Insect Science 24/4:699-707.

Seifert, B. (2017): The ecology of Central European non-arboreal ants – 37 years of a broad-spectrum analysis under permanent taxonomic control. – Soil Organisms 89(1): 1-67

Seifert, B., D'Eustaccio, D., Kaufmann, B., Centorame, M., Lorite, P., Modica, M.V. (2017): Four species within the supercolonial ants of the Tapinoma nigerrimum complex revealed by integrative taxonomy (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Myrmecological News 24: 123-144.

Wagner, H., Arthofer, W., Seifert, B., Muster, C., Steiner, F.M., Schlick-.Steiner, B.C. (2017): Light at the end of the tunnel: Integrative taxonomy delimits cryptic species in the Tetramorium caespitum complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Myrmecological News 25: 95-129.

Claessens,  J., Seifert, B. (2017):  Significant ant pollination in two orchid species in the Alps as adaptation to the climate of the alpine zone? – Tuexenia 37: 363–374.

Heinze, J., Seifert, B., Zieschank, V. (2016): Massacre of the innocents in Cardiocondyla thoracica: pheromonal manipulation by adult ant males incites workers to kill their immature rivals. – Entomological Science: 19(3): 239-244. doi: 10.1111/ens.12194

Seifert, B. (2016): Inconvenient hyperdiversity – the traditional concept of “Pheidole pallidula” includes four cryptic species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Soil Organisms 88(1): 1-17.

Seifert, B. (2016): The supercolonial European wood ant Formica paralugubris SEIFERT, 1996 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) introduced to Canada and its predicted role in Nearctic forests. – Myrmecological News 22: 11-20.

Seifert, B. (2016): Analyzing large-scale and intranidal phenotype distributions in eusocial Hymenoptera – a taxonomic tool to distinguish intraspecific dimorphism from heterospecificity.  – Myrmecological News 23: 41-59.

Seifert, B., Buschinger, A., Aldawood. A., Antonova, V., Bharti, H., Borowiec, L., Dekoninck, W., Dubovikoff, D., Espadaler, X., Flegr, J., Georgiadis, C., Heinze, J., Neumeyer, R., Ødegaard, F., Oettler, J., Radchenko, A., Schultz, R., Sharaf, M., Trager, J., Vesnić, A., Wiezik, M., Zettel, H. (2016): Banning paraphylies and executing Linnaean taxonomy is discordant and reduces the evolutionary and semantic information content of biological nomenclature. – Insectes Sociaux 63(2): 237-242. DOI: 10.1007/s00040-016-0467-1)

Seifert, B., Galkowski, C. (2016):  The Westpalaearctic Lasius paralienus complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) contains three species. – Zootaxa 4132 (1): 044–058.

Stockan, J.A., Robinson, E.J.H., Trager, J., Yao, I. & Seifert, B. (2016): Introducing wood ants: evolution, phylogeny and distribution. In Stockan, J. A. and E. J. H. Robinson (Eds.): Wood Ant Ecology and Conservation. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, p. 1-36.

Seifert, B., Hagman, A. (2015): Colonization overseas by long-range aerial drift in a Formicoxenine ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). – Entomologisk Tidskrift 136: 5-15.

Seifert, B. (2014) A pragmatic species concept applicable to all eukaryotic organisms independent from their mode of reproduction or evolutionary history. Soil Organisms 86: 85-93.

Csösz, S., Seifert, B., Müller, B.,  Trindl, A., Schulz, A., Heinze, J. (2013): Cryptic diversity in the Mediterranean Temnothorax lichtensteini species complex (Hymenoptera:Formicidae). – Organisms, Diversity & Evolution 14: 75-88. DOI: 10.1007/s13127-013-0153-3.

Seifert, B., Ritz, M., Csösz, S. (2013): Application of Exploratory Data Analyses opens a new perspective in morphology-based alpha-taxonomy of eusocial organisms. – Myrmecological News 19: 1-15.

Abbott, R., Albach, D., Ansell, S., Arntzen, J.W., Baird, S.J.E, Bierne, N., Boughman, J., Brelsford, A., Buerkle, C.A., Buggs, R., Butlin, R.K., Dieckmann, U., Eroukhmanoff, F., Grill, A., Cahan, S.H., Hermansen, J.S., Hewitt, G., Hudson, A.G., Jiggins, C., Jones, J., Keller,B., Maczewski, T., Mallet, J., Martinez-Rodriguez, P., Möst, M., Mullen, S., Nichols, R., Nolte, A.W., Parisod, C., Pfennig, K., Rice, A.M., Ritchie, M.G., Seifert, B., Smadja, C.M., Stelkens, R., Szymura, J.M., Väinölä, R., Wolf, J.B.W., Zinner, D.(2013): Hybridization and speciation. – Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26:229–246. Article first published online: 17 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2012.02599.x10.1111/j.1420-9101.2012.02599.x