Oribatida

Team

Dr. Ricarda Lehmitz
Head of section

born, November 1980

 

Professional activity

since July 2013
Head of section Oribatida
Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz
 
Aug. 2012 – June 2013
Research assistant
Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz
in the project “Creation of the Red Lists 2020 – Preparatory Phase (FKZ 3511 861100)” of the Free University of Berlin for a test run Red Lists using the example of earthworms (Lumbricidae)
 
Jan. 2012 – June 2013
Research assistant
Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz
Scholarship of the Swiss foundation “Pro Acarologia Basiliensis” for the study of the “Oribatidensynusien in the nature reserve Dubringer Moor”

Jan. 2008 – Okt. 2012
Doctorand
Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz
 
July – Dez. 2007
Research assistant
University Oldenburg
in the joint project “Entomological investigation to combat bluetongue disease”
 
June 2006 – March 2007 
Student assistant
Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB)
Alfred Wegener Institut (AWI) Potsdam
University Potsdam
 

Education

Okt. 2012
Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz
Degree: Doctorate (biology)
at the University of Leipzig; topic: The distribution routes of horn mites (Oribatida) and their immigration in raw soils
 
June – July 2010
Ohio State University
Soil Acarology Workshop, Acarology Summer Program
 
June 2006 – March 2007
Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB)
Degree: Diploma (Biology)
Topic: “Characterization of lake types of the North German Plain using aquatic coleoptera”.
 
Aug. – Okt. 2010
Elbe Brandenburg Biosphere Reserve
Work experience
Registration of the water beetles in the Rambower Moor
 
Sept. 2003 – Jan. 2004
University of Newcastle upon Tyne (Great Britain)
Semester abroad
 
Okt. 2001 – March 2007
University Potsdam
Degree: Diploma (biology)
Specialisation in ecology/nature conservation

 

2020

Lehmitz, R., Haase, H., Otte, V. & Russell, D. (2020): Bioindication in peatlands by means of muti-taxa indicators (Oribatida, Aaraneae, Carabidae, Vegetation). Ecological Indicators 109, doi 10.1016/j.ecolind.2019.105837

2019

Graefe, U., Römbke, J. & Lehmitz, R. (2019): Die Waldbindung der Regenwürmer (Lumbricidae) Deutschlands. S.17-25. In: Dorow, W.H.O:, Blick S.U.P. & Schneider, A. (eds): Waldbindung ausgewählter Tiergruppen Deutschlands. Lumbricidae, Araneae, Opiliones, Pseudoscorpiones, Heteroptera, Coleoptera, Aculeata, Macrolepidoptera, Aves. BfN-Skripten 544. Bundesamt für Naturschutz, Bonn-Bad Godesberg. 388 S.

Schuppenhauer, M.M., Lehmitz, R. & Xylander, W.E.R. (2019) Slow-moving soil organisms on a water highway: aquatic dispersal and survival potential of Oribatida and Collembola in running water. Movement Ecology. 7(1):20

Maraun, M., Caruso, T., Hense, J., Lehmitz, R., Mumladze, L., Murvanidze, M., Nae, I, Schulz, J., Seniczak, A. & Scheu, S. (2019). Parthenogenetic vs. sexual reproduction in oribatid mite communities. Ecology and Evolution:1-9

2018

Balkenhol, B., Haase, H., Gebauer, P. & Lehmitz, R. (2018): Steeplebushes conquer the countryside – Influence of invasive plant species on spider communities (Araneae) in former wet meadows. Biodiversity and Conservation 27 (9): 2257-2274

2017

Schuppenhauer, M. M. & Lehmitz, R. (2017): Floating Islands: A method to detect aquatic dispersal and colonisation potential of soil microarthropods. – Soil Organisms 89 (2): 119–126

Lehmitz, R. & Decker, P. (2017): The nuclear 28S gene fragment D3 as species marker in oribatid mites (Acari, Oribatida) from German peatlands. Experimental and Applied Acarology 71(3), 259–276, doi 10.1007/s10493-017-0126-x

2016

Krause, A., Pachl, P., Schulz, G., Lehmitz, R., Senizcak, A., Schaefer, I., Scheu, S. & Maraun, M. (2016): Convergent evolution of aquatic life by sexual and parthenogenetic oribatid mites. Experimental and Applied Acarology, doi 10.1007/s10493-016-0089-3

Lehmitz, R., Römbke, J., Graefe, U., Beylich, A. & Krück, S. (2013): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Regenwürmer (Lumbricidae et Criodrilidae) Deutschlands. Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt, 70 (4) Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 2), 565-590.

Lehmitz, R. & Maraun, M. (2016): Small-scale spatial heterogeneity of stable isotope signatures (δ15N, δ13C) in Sphagnum sp. transfers to all trophic leverl in oribatid mites. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 100: 242-251.

2015

Xylander, W.E.R., Lehmitz, R., Hohberg, K., Lang, B., Russell, D.J. (2015) Boden ein unterschätzter Lebensraum. Biologie in unserer Zeit 6/2015: 388-395.

Lehmitz, R., Hohberg, K., Voigtländer, K. (2015) Senckenberg erforscht, wie Boden entsteht – Görlitzer Langzeitstudien zur Entwicklung von Bodenlebensgemeinschaften. Senckenberg – Natur Forschung Museum 145: 84-89.

Xylander, W.E.R., Lehmitz, R. & Lang, B. (2015): Unsere Böden – Unbeachtet, unverzichtbar und voller Leben. Senckenberg – Natur Forschung Museum 145: 74-77.

Hohberg, K., Lehmitz, R., Voigtländer, K. (2015) Wie ein Lebensraum entsteht – Bodentiere in der Bergbaufolge. The genesis of a habitat – Soil animals at post-mining sites. Senckenberg Jahresbericht 2013-2014 ISBN 978-3-929907-92-6: 36-42.

2014

Lehmitz, R. (2014): The oribatid mite community of a German peatland in 1987 and 2012 – effects of anthropogenic desiccation and afforestation. Soil Organisms 86 (2), 131-145.

Lehmitz, R., Römbke, J., Jänsch, S., Krück, S., Beylich, A. & U. Graefe (2014): Checklist of earthworms (Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae) from Germany. Zootaxa 3866, 2: 221-245

2012

Lehmitz, R. (2012): Die Verbreitungswege von Hornmilben (Oribatida) und ihre Einwanderung in Rohböden. – Dissertation, Universität Leipzig, Fakultät der Biowissenschaften, pp. 99.

Lehmitz, R (2012): Milben – vom Winde verweht. – Natur • Forschung • Museum 142, 3/4: 130-131

Lehmitz, R, Russell, D., Hohberg, K., Christian, A. & W.E.R. Xylander (2012): Active dispersal of oribatid mites into young soils. – Applied Soil Ecology 55: 10-19

2011

Hohberg, K., Elmer, M., Russell, D., Christian, A., Schulz, H.-J., Lehmitz, R., R. & M. Wanner (2011): First five years of soil food-web development in ‘Chicken Creek’ catchment. In: Elmer, M., Schaaf, W., Biemelt, D., Gerwin, W. & R.F. Hüttl (Eds.), The artificial catchment ‘Chicken Creek’ – initial ecosystem development 2005-2010. – Ecosystem Development 3: 93-114

Lehmitz, R., Russell, D. J., Hohberg, K., Christian, A., Xylander, W.E.R. (2011): Wind dispersal of oribatid mites as a mode of migration. – Pedobiologia 54: 201–207

2010

Lehmitz, R. (2010): Typisierung von Seen Norddeutschlands anhand aquatischer Coleoptera.- VDM-Verlag, ISBN 3639290593, pp. 116.

2009

Lehmitz, R. (2009): Aerial migration of oribatid mites.- 10th Central European Workshop on Soil Zoology, Ceské Budejovice, Abstract book, p. 48.

2008

Lehmitz, R., Christian, A. & W.E.R. Xylander (2008): Detection of migration mechanisms of oribatid mites.- EURECO-GFOE 2008, Proceedings, Verhandlungen der Gesellschaft für Ökologie 38: 449.

Peter Decker_Hochaufgelöst
Dr. Peter Decker
Head of section maternity leave replacement 2019-2020

Dr. Peter Decker

Born 10 March 1983 in Mainz, Germany.

 

since 2019
Maternity cover in the section Oribatida at the SMNG

since 2019
President of the International Society for Myriapodology

since 2017
Scientific researcher at the SMNG in the project museum4punkt0: Development of an interactive identification key for soil organisms (Diplopoda, Chilopoda, Oniscoidea)

since 2017
Council member of the International Society for Myriapodology

since 2017
Member of the editor board of the Journal of the German-speaking Myriapodologist’s Working Group “Schubartiana“

2016 – 2017
Project coordinator of the DFG project (XY 12/6-1): Development of standards for the photographic documentation of permanent microscope slide mounts in precarious mounting media. 

since 2014
Webmaster of the website of the International Society for Myriapodology (CIM)

2013
Scientific researcher at the SMNG within the Federal Agency for Nature Conservation project: Red List of endangered earth worms in Germany.

2010 – 2012
Scientific researcher at the SMNG within the BMBF project: GBIF informationsystem Edaphobase.

Education

2013 –2016
PhD at University Leipzig, Germany

2002 – 2010
Diploma Biology at Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany.

 

2020

Voigtländer, K., Lindner, E. N. & P. Decker (2020): Rote Listen Sachsen-Anhalt. 21. Doppelfüßer (Diplopoda). – Berichte des Landesamtes für Umweltschutz Sachsen-Anhalt, Heft 1/2020: 411-417. pdf

Lindner, E. N., Voigtländer, K. & P. Decker (2020): Rote Listen Sachsen-Anhalt. 22. Hundertfüßer (Chilopoda). – Berichte des Landesamtes für Umweltschutz Sachsen-Anhalt, Heft 1/2020: 419-424. pdf

Hollier, J., Stöckli, E., Wesener, T., Mesibov, R., Decker, P. & P. Sierwald (2020): An annotated list of the millipede (Diplopoda) species described by Johann Carl. – Revue suisse de Zoologie 127(1): 183-240. pdf https://www.doi.org/10.35929/RSZ.0015

Karam-Gemael, M., Decker, P., Stoev, P., Marques, M. I. & A. Chagas Jr. (2020): Conservation of terrestrial invertebrates: a review of IUCN and regional Red Lists for Myriapoda. – In: Korsós, Z. & L. Dányi (Eds): Proceedings of the 18 th International Congress of Myriapodology, Budapest, Hungary. – ZooKeys 930: 221-229. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.930.48943

Decker, P., Benz, B., Hannig, K., Hüther, B. & M. Hüther (2020): Dr Walter Hüther (1931-2019). – Soil Organisms 92 (1): 1-4.
pdf http://soil-organisms.org/index.php/SO/article/view/120/93

Decker, P., Benz, B., Hannig, K., Hüther, B. & M. Hüther (2020): Zur Erinnerung an Dr. Walter Hüther (22.08.1931 – 11.05.2019). – Schubartiana 9: 1-6.
pdf https://schubartiana.de/issues/pdf/vol9/decker-2020-zur_erinnerung_an_walter_huether.pdf

2019

Decker, P. (2019): Endlich eine Rote Liste für die Tausendfüsser. – Senckenberg – Natur – Forschung – Museum 149 (7-9): 116-118.

Decker, P., Wesenberg, J. & W. E. R. Xylander (2019): Mit dem Smartphone in den Boden abtauchen. – Senckenberg – Natur – Forschung – Museum 149 (7-9): 119-121.

2018

Voigtländer, K. & P. Decker (2018): Doppel- und Hundertfüßer (Diplopoda, Chilopoda). – In: Schuldes, S.; Mammen, U. (Bearb.): Die kennzeichnenden Tierarten des FFH-Gebietes „Huy nördlich Halberstadt“. – Berichte des Landesamtes für Umweltschutz Sachsen-Anhalt, Sonderheft 1 (2018): 45-84.

Decker, P. (2018): Phylogenetic and morphological discord indicates introgressive hybridisation in two genera of Australian millipedes (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). – ZooKeys 809: 1-14. – link

Arvanitis, C. D., Decker, P., Reip, H. S., et al. (2018): Research Infrastructures offer capacity to address scientific questions never attempted before: Are all taxa equal? – PeerJ Preprints 6: e26819v2. link

Decker, P., Christian, A. & W. E. R. Xylander (2018): Fotografieren statt Restaurieren? Ein virtuelles Mikroskop für Museumssammlungen „rettet“ historische Kleintierpräparate. – Senckenberg – Natur – Forschung – Museum 148 (4-6): 84-86. pdf

Jäger, P., Sierwald, P., Bieler, R. & P. Decker (2018): Otto Kraus 1930–2017. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55: iii–viii. pdf

Decker, P., Christian, A., Xylander, W.E.R. (2018): VIRMISCO – The Virtual Microscope Slide Collection. – In: Stoev, P., Edgecombe, G.D. (Eds) Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Myriapodology, Krabi, Thailand. – ZooKeys 741: 271-282. pdf

2017

Decker, P. (2017): Bitten by a blind passenger – Report of a Scolopendra morsitans Linnaeus, 1758 bite in Germany (Chilopoda: Scolopendromorpha). – Schubartiana 6: 23-25. pdf

Decker, P. (2017): Two cases of incongruencies between phylogenetics and morphology in Australian millipedes (Diplopoda, Poydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). – In: Panha, S. (Hrsg.): The 17th International Congress of Myriapodology. 23 July 2017, Maritime Park & Spa Resort, Krabi, Thailand. – Tropical Natural History, Supplement 5: 25.

Decker, P., Christian, A. & W. E. R. Xylander (2017): The Virtual Microscope Slide Collection VIRMISCO – Digitalisation of microscopic collection objects. – In: Panha, S. (Hrsg.): The 17th International Congress of Myriapodology. 23 July 2017, Maritime Park & Spa Resort, Krabi, Thailand. – Tropical Natural History, Supplement 5: 25.

Voigtländer, K., Iorio, E., Decker, P. & J. Spelda (2017): The subgenus Monotarsobius in the Iberian Peninsula with a description of a new pseudo-cryptic species from Northern Spain revealed by an integrative revision of Lithobius crassipes L. Koch, 1862 (Chilopoda, Lithobiomorpha, Lithobiidae). – ZooKeys 681: 1–38. pdf

Decker, P. & M. T. Marx (2017): The millipedes and centipedes (Diplopoda, Chilopoda) of the river banks and the stream islands at the northern Upper-Rhine in Germany. – Schubartiana 6: 1–15. pdf

Decker, P., Wesener, T., Spelda, J., Lindner, E.N. & K. Voigtländer (2017): Barcoding reveals the first record of Lamyctes africanus (Porat, 1871) in Germany (Chilopoda: Lithobiomorpha). – Bonn zoological Bulletin 66 (1): 3-10. pdf

Lehmitz, R. & P. Decker (2017): The nuclear 28S gene fragment D3 as species marker in oribatid mites (Acari, Oribatida) from German peatlands. – Experimental and Applied Acarology 71(3): 259–276. pdf

Decker, P., Mesibov, R., Voigtländer, K. & W.E.R. Xylander (2017): Revision of the Australian millipede genus Pogonosternum Jeekel, 1965, with descriptions of two new species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). – European Journal of Taxonomy 259: 1-34. pdf

2016

Decker, P. (2016): Revision der australischen Gattungen Oncocladosoma und Pogonosternum (Myriapoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae) mittels morphologischer und molekularer Methoden. – Dissertation, Universität Leipzig: 1–161

Reip, H.S., Spelda, J., Voigtländer, K., Decker, P. & N. Lindner (2016): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Doppelfüßer (Myriapoda: Diplopoda) Deutschlands. – In: BfN (ed): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands. Band 4: Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 2). – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70 (4): 301–324. pdf

Decker, P., Voigtländer, K., Spelda, J., Reip, H. S. & N. Lindner (2016): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Hundertfüßer (Myriapoda: Chilopoda) Deutschlands. – In: BfN (ed): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands. Band 4: Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 2). – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70 (4): 327–346.  pdf

Voigtländer  K., Decker P., Burkhardt U. &  J.Spelda (2016): The present knowledge of the Symphyla and Pauropoda (Myriapoda) in Germany – An annotated checklist.  – In: Tajovský, K., Tuf, I. H. & M. Skuhravá (eds) Proceedings of the 16th International Congress of Myriapodology, Olomouc, Czech Republic, 20–25 July 2014. –   Acta Societatis Zoologicae Bohemicae 80(1): 51–85.  pdf

Decker P. (2016): Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda : Polydesmida : Paradoxosomatidae). – Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.

Nefediev P. S., Voigtländer K., Burkhardt U. & Decker P. (2016): The first records of Symphyla (Myriapoda) in Siberia, Russia. – Arthropoda Selecta 25(2): 153–155. zur pdf: pdf

Decker, P. (2016) Phylogenetic analysis of the Australian trans-Bass Strait millipede genus Pogonosternum (Carl, 1912) (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae) indicates multiple glacial refugia in southeastern Australia. ZooKeys 578: 15-31. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.578.8052 article

Decker, P. (2016): Mosaic-like polymorphism in two genera of flat millipedes (Diplopoda: Paradoxosomatidae) in 
southern Australia caused by multiple glacial refugia? – In: Wörheide, G.; Krings, M. (eds) 17th Annual Meeting of 
the Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, 21.-24.02.2016, München. Zitteliana 88: 17-18. –  zur pdf: pdf

Wesener, T., Voigtländer, K.,Decker, P.,Oeyen, Jan Philipp and Spelda, J. (2016): Barcoding of Central European Cryptops centipedes reveals large interspecific distances with ghost lineages and new species records from Germany and Austria (Chilopoda, Scolopendromorpha). ZooKeys, 564. pp. 21-46. article

2015

Decker, P., Voigtländer, K. & H. S. Reip (2015): On distribution patterns of very rare Chilopoda and Diplopoda in Germany. – In: Tajovský, K., Skuhravá, M. & D. Král (Eds) Copntributions to Soil Zoology in Central Europe VI. Proceedings of the 12th Central European Workshop on Soil Zoology held in České Budějovice, Czech Republic, 8-11 April 2013. – Acta Societatis Zoologicae Bohemicae 79 (3): 169–181. pdf

Decker, P., Voigtländer, K., Düker, C., Hutchinson, J. M. C., Lübcke, T., Moll, S., Mühle, E., Müller, J., Otte, V., Reise, H., Schindler, S. & G. Weinert (2015): Artenliste vom “Tag der Artenvielfalt” 2015 auf dem Städtischen Friedhof in Görlitz. – Berichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft der Oberlausitz 23: 161–170.

Decker, P., Hannig, K., Voigtländer, K. & T. Wesener (2015): Nachtrag zur Checkliste der Hundert- und Tausendfüßer (Myriapoda: Chilopoda, Diplopoda) und Artenverzeichnis der Zwerg- und Wenigfüßer (Symphyla, Pauropoda) Nordrhein-Westfalens. – Abhandlungen aus dem Westfälischen Museum für Naturkunde 80: 5–22.  pdf

Wesener, T.; Voigtländer, K.; Decker, P.; Oeyen, J. P.; Spelda, J. & N. Lindner (2015): First results of the German Barcode of Life (GBOL) – Myriapoda project: Cryptic lineages in German Stenotaenia linearis (Koch, 1835) (Chilopoda, Geophilomorpha). – Zookeys 510: 15-29. article

2014

Voigtländer, K. & P. Decker (2014): Diplopoda and Chilopoda from a special protection area in the Huy mountain range in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. – Fragmenta Faunistica 57 (1): 27-40. –  zum Artikel: article

Burkhardt, U., Russell, D. J., Buryn, R., Decker, P., Döhler, M., Höfer, H., Lesch, S., Rick, S., Römbke, J., Trog, C., Vorwald, J., Wurst, E. & W. Xylander (2014): The Edaphobase Project of GBIF-Germany – A new online soil- zoological data warehouse. – Applied Soil Ecology 83: 3 – 12.

Decker, P., Reip, H. S. & K. Voigtländer (2014): Millipedes and Centipedes in German greenhouses (Myriapoda: Diplopoda, Chilopoda). – Biodiversity Data Journal 2 e1066: 1-43.  pdf

2013

Köhler, F., P. Decker, D. Doczkal, W. Fritz-Köhler, K. Groh, H. Günther, Th. Hörren, M. Kreuels, W. Mertens, Chr. Muster, P. J. Neu, J. Römbke & M. Ulitzka (2013): Gliedertiere, Schnecken und Würmer in Totholzgesieben im Naturwaldreservat „Grouf“ mit einem Nachtrag zum Naturwaldreservat „Laangmuer“ (Arthropoda, Gastropoda, Annelida) (2008-2009). – In: Murat, Danièle (ed.): Zoologische und botanische Untersuchungen „Grouf“ 2007-2011. – Naturwaldreservate in Luxemburg 10: 108–165. pdf

Schmidt, Chr., P. Decker, & H. Kinkler (2013): Hundert- und Doppelfüßer (Chilopoda, Diplopoda) des NSG Gronenborner Teiche. – Decheniana 166: 43–50. pdf

Decker, P. (2013): Annotated Checklist of the Millipedes (Diplopoda) and Centipedes (Chilopoda) of Singapore. – Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research National University of Singapore: 29pp. pdf

2012

Köhler, F., P. Decker, D. Doczkal, W. Fritz-Köhler, K. Groh, H. Günther, Th. Hörren, M. Kreuels, W. Mertens, Chr. Muster, P. J. Neu, J. Römbke & M. Ulitzka  (2012): Gliedertiere, Schnecken und Würmer in Totholzgesieben im Naturwaldreservat „Beetebuerger Bësch“ (Arthropoda, Gastropoda, Annelida) (2007-2008). – In: Murat, Danièle (ed.): Zoologische und botanische Untersuchungen „Beetebuerger Bësch“ 2005-2011. – Naturwaldreservate in Luxemburg 9: 130–171.

Reip, H. S., P. Decker, K. Voigtländer, J. Spelda, E. Lindner, N. & H. Karsten (2012): Seltene Myriapoden Deutschlands (Diplopoda, Chilopoda). – Schubartiana 5: 49–112.

Lindner, E. N., H. S. Reip, J. Spelda, P. Decker & K. Voigtländer (2012): Dr. Otto Schubart (17. Februar 1900 – 8. November 1962) – Zum 50. Todestag. – In: Schubartiana 5: 1 – 40. Bestellen unter: Schubartiana

Decker, P. & K. Voigtländer (2012): Für die Oberlausitz seltene Tausendfüßer. – Berichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft der Oberlausitz 20: 135–136.

Tertilt, T. & P. Decker (2012): Management of urban millipedes in Singapore. – Research Technical Notes, Urban Ecology Series: 1–5. pdf

Marx, M. T., P. Guhmann & P. Decker (2012): Adaptations and predispositions of different middle European arthropod taxa (Collembola, Araneae, Chilopoda, Diplopoda) to flooding and drought conditions. – Animals 2: 564–590. pdf

Decker, P. & T. Tertilt (2012): First records of two introduced millipedes Anoplodesmus saussurii and Chondromorpha xanthotricha (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae) in Singapore. – Nature in Singapore 5: 141–149. pdf

Schreiner, A., P. Decker, K. Hannig & A. Schwerk (2012): Millipede and centipede (Myriapoda: Diplopoda, Chilopoda) assemblages in secondary succession: variance and abundance in Western German beech and coniferous forests as compared to fallow ground. – Web Ecology 12: 9–17. pdf

2011

Voigtländer, K., H. S. Reip, P. Decker & J. Spelda (2011): Critical reflections on German Red lists of endangered myriapod species (Chilopoda, Diplopoda) (with species list for Germany). – International Journal of Myriapodology 6: 85–105. pdf

Wesener, Th., M. J. Raupach & P. Decker (2011): Mountain Refugia Play a Role in Soil Arthropod Speciation on Madagascar. A Case Study of the Endemic Giant Fire-Millipede Genus Aphistogoniulus. – PLoS ONE 6 (12): 1–15. pdf

Olthoff, M., K. Hannig, K. Wittjen, Th. Zimmermann, Chr. Büning, P. Decker, Chr. Feuring, F. Kasparek, H. Kobialka, P. Leopold, M. J. Raupach, K. Reißmann, A. Rose, P. Schäfer, C. Schmidt, Chr. Schmidt, E. Schmidt, A. Schulte, K. Siepe, H. Sonnenburg & H. Terlutter (2011): Biologische Vielfalt auf dem Truppenübungsplatz Borkenberge – Vereinbarkeit von militärischer Nutzung und Naturschutz. – Natur in NRW 3: 37–41.

Decker, P., K. Voigtländer, D. J. Russel & W. Xylander (2011): The Edaphobase project of GBIF: A new online soil organism data warehouse and its utilisation in myriapodological research. – In: Abstracts, 15th International Congress of Myriapodology 2011 Brisbane, Australia, 18 to 22 July: 30.

Voigtländer, K., J. Spelda, H. S. Reip & P. Decker (2011): Red lists of endangered species for myriapods – sense or nonsense? Importance and insufficiencies of red lists for German Diplopoda and Chilopoda. – In: Abstracts, 15th International Congress of Myriapodology 2011 Brisbane, Australia, 18 to 22 July: 13.

Köhler, F., P. Decker, D. Doczkal, W. Fritz-Köhler, K. Groh, H. Günther, F. Haas, Th. Hörren, M. Kreuels, W. Mertens, Chr. Muster, P. J. Neu, J. Römbke & U. Manfred (2011): Gliedertiere, Schnecken und Würmer in Totholzgesieben im Naturwaldreservat „Enneschte Bësch“ (Arthropoda, Gastropoda, Annelida) (2007-2009). – In: Murat, Danièle (ed.): Zoologische und botanische Untersuchungen „Enneschte Bësch“ 2007-2010. – Naturwaldreservate in Luxemburg 8: 136–187. pdf

Decker, P. & K. Hannig (2011): Checkliste der Hundert- und Tausendfüßer (Myriapoda: Chilopoda, Diplopoda) Nordrhein-Westfalens. – Abhandlungen aus dem Westfälischen Museum für Naturkunde 73 (1): 3–48.  pdf

2010

Decker, P. (2010): Buchrezension: SIGLING, SHURÁ (2010): Tausendfüßer (PraxisRatgeber). – Schubartiana 4: 52.

Decker, P. (2010): Contributions to the Myriapod fauna of Thailand – New records of millipedes and centipedes from Thailand (Myriapoda: Diplopoda, Chilopoda). – Schubartiana 4: 23–34.

Decker, P. & K. Hannig (2010): Nanogona polydesmoides (Leach, 1815) – New for the German fauna (Diplopoda, Chordeumatida, Craspedosomatidae). – Bulletin of the British Myriapod & Isopod Group 10: 34–35.

2009

Marx, M. Th., P. Guhmann, T. Lessel, P. Decker & G. Eisenbeis, (2009): Die Anpassungen verschiedener Arthropoden (Araneae [Spinnen]; Coleoptera: Carabidae [Laufkäfer]; Collembola [Springschwänze]; Diplopoda und Chilopoda [Tausend- und Hundertfüßer]) an Trockenheit und Überflutung. – Mitteilungen der POLLICHIA 94 (2008/2009): 139–160.

Decker, P., Chr. Schmidt & K. Hannig (2009): Die Hundertfüßer und Tausendfüßer (Myriapoda, Chilopoda, Diplopoda) des Truppenübungsplatzes Haltern-Borkenberge (Kreise Coesfeld und Recklinghausen). – In: Hannig, Karsten; Olthoff, Mathias; Wittjen, Kerstin & T. Zimmermann (Hrsg.): Die Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze des Truppenübungsplatzes Borkenberge. – Abhandlungen aus dem Westfälischen Museum für Naturkunde 72 (2): 469–478.

Decker, P. & K. Hannig (2009): Die Hundert- und Tausendfüßer (Chilopoda, Diplopoda) des Venner Moores bei Senden (Nordrhein-Westfalen, Kreis Coesfeld). – Natur und Heimat 69 (2): 59–67.

Hannig, K., Chr. Kerkering, P. Schäfer, P. Decker, H. Sonnenburg, M. Raupach & H. Terlutter (2009): Kommentierte Artenliste zu ausgewählten Wirbellosengruppen (Coleoptera: Carabidae, Hygrobiidae, Haliplidae, Noteridae, Dytiscidae, Hydrophilidae; Heteroptera; Hymenoptera: Formicidae; Crustacea: Isopoda; Myriapoda: Chilopoda, Diplopoda) des NSG „Emsdettener Venn“ im Kreis Steinfurt (Nordrhein-Westfalen). – Natur und Heimat 69 (1): 1–29.

2008

Decker, P. & R. Pfeifle (2008): Anmerkungen zu Epibolus pulchripes (Gerstäcker, 1873), mit Hinweisen zu Zucht und Larvenstadien. – Arthropoda, Magazin für Wirbellose im Terrarium 16 (2): 42–45.

Decker, P. & K. Hannig (2008): Erstnachweis von Glomeris pustulata Latreille, 1804 (Diplopoda: Glomerida) für Nordrhein-Westfalen. – Schubartiana 3: 53–56.

2002

Decker, P. (2002): Allgemeine Hinweise zur Haltung tropischer Schnurfüßer (Diplopoda). – Arthropoda, Magazin für Wirbellose im Terrarium 10 (4): 4–5.

Dipl.-Biol.  Henriette Jechorek
Technical assistant
Dr. Meike Schuppenhauer
Former employee

born December, 1990

 

Professional activity

since April 2016
PhD student
Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz
Department of Soil Zoology-Section Oribatida
 
Dez 2011 – Jun 2012
Student assistant
Botanica Science Center Bremen
 

Education

April 2020
TU Dresden
Degree: doctorate
Thesis: Investigations on passive aquatic dispersal and colonisation of oribatid mites using experimental and genetic methods

Feb 2014 – Feb 2016
University of Applied Sciences Bremen- City University of Applied Sciences
Degree: Master
International course of studies Technical and Applied Biology
Thesis: Contribution to the taxonomy of the genera Polynema and Stephanodes of Sweden,
Scholarships of the Entomological Associations (Entomologiska Förening) in Stockholm and Uppland

Aug 2014 – Feb 2015
Natural History Museum Stockholm
Internship in cooperation with Station Linné and the Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet
Field of research: Taxonomy of the Mymaridae (dwarf wasps), barcoding, next generation sequencing

Jan 2013 – Jul 2013
Station Linné, Öland
Internship in the field of entomology and taxonomy (Brachycera-Milichiidae)

Sep 2012 – Jan 2013
Linnéuniversitetet – Linnaeus University, Kalmar
Semester abroad with focus on limnology, marine and fish ecology

Okt 2010 – Jan 2014
University of Applied Sciences Bremen- City University of Applied Sciences
Degree: Bachelor
International course of studies Technical and Applied Biology
Final thesis: Macrozoobenthos in ditches of the city forest as a potential for settlement in a retention water

 

2020

Ronquist, R., Forshage, M., Häggqvist, S., Karlsson, D., Hovmöller, R., Bergsten, J., Holston, K., Britton, K., Abenius, J., Andersson, B., Buhl, P. N., Coulianos, C.-C., Fjellberg, A., Gertsson, C.-A., Hellqvist, S., Jaschhof, M., Kjærandsen, J., Klopfstein, S., Kobro, S., Liston, A., Meier, R., Pollet, M., Prous, M., Riedel, M., Roháček, J., Schuppenhauer, M., Stigenberg, J., Struwe, I., Taeger, A., Ulefors, S.-O., Varga, O., Withers, P. & Gärdenfors, U. (2020): Completing Linnaeus`s inventory of Swedish insect fauna: only 5000 species left? PLOS ONE 15 (3):
e0228561. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0228561

2019

Schuppenhauer, M.M., Lehmitz, R. & Xylander, W.E.R. (2019) Slow-moving soil organisms on a water highway: aquatic dispersal and survival potential of Oribatida and Collembola in running water. Movement Ecology. 7(1):20

2018

Schuppenhauer, M. M. & Triapitsyn, S. V. (2018): Contribution to the taxonomy of Polynema Haliday, 1833 and Stephanodes Enock, 1909 (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) of Sweden. – Entomologisk Tidskrift 139: 159–183

2017

Schuppenhauer, M. M. & Lehmitz, R. (2017): Floating Islands: A method to detect aquatic dispersal and colonisation potential of soil microarthropods. – Soil Organisms 89 (2): 119–126

Mitarbeiter Jörg Müller Görlitz
Dipl.-Ing.  Jörg Müller
Technical assistant LOEWE-TBG