Mammalogy

Team

H.-S.-Kühl
Prof. Dr. Hjalmar S. Kühl
Head of the Zoology Department and Head of the Mammalogy Section at the Senckenberg Museum of Natural History in Görlitz / Professor of Mammalian Biodiversity at the TU Dresden

CURRENT POSITION
Since 10/2022
Head of Department of Zoology, Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz
Professor for Mammal Diversity at TU Dresden

PREVIOUS RESEARCH POSITIONS
2021-2022
Head of Research Group ‘Evolutionary and Anthropocene Ecology’ at iDiv
2014-2019
Robert Bosch Junior Professor ‘Sustainable Use of Renewable Natural Resources’ at the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)
2010-2021
Head of Research Group ‘Great Ape Evolutionary Ecology and Conservation’ at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
2008-2010
Post-doctoral researcher at MPI EVAN with various research topics on monitoring of great apes and development of concept for the Pan African Programme
2003-2008
PhD student in the Department of Primatology at MPI EVAN and Leipzig University, Germany with field data collection in Gabon and Republic of the Congo
Thesis title: ‘Wild chimpanzee and gorilla density: Predictor variables, efficient estimation, and disease dynamic consequences’
2002-2003
Research assistant at MPI EVAN
Topic: Chimpanzee population survey in Côte d’Ivoire
2001-2002
Field assistant for Taϊ Chimpanzee Project, Côte d’Ivoire
Topic: Habituation of a chimpanzee group

EDUCATION
1999-2000
Diploma thesis at the Institute for Human Genetics and Anthropology, Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Germany
Thesis title: ‘Characterization of the satellited Y-chromosome (Yqs) in humans and apes using fluorescence in situ hybridization’
1994 -2000
Study of biology at the Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, with a particular focus on limnology, anthropology, cell biology and microbiology
1992-1994
Civilian national service at the ornithological station, Rappenwörth, Karlsruhe, Germany
1983-1992
High school, Humboldt Gymnasium, Karlsruhe, Germany

2023

  • Barratt, C., Gratton, P., Marta, S., Onstein, R., Fontsere, C., Lester, J., Kalan, A., Kulik, L., Bocksberger, G., Dieguez, P., McCarthy, M., Kuhlwilm, M., Abwe, E., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Assumang, A., Aubert, F., Ayimisin, E., Bailey, E., Barciela, A., Barubiyo, D., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Buh, V. E., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Corogenes, K., Coupland, C., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Dunn, A., Dupain, J., Egbe, V., Granjon, A.-C., Hedwig, D., Hermans, V., Hernandez-Aguilar, R. A., Imong, I., Jeffery, K., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kambere, M., Kambi, M., Kienast, I., Kujirakwinja, D., Langergraber, K., Lapuente, J., Larson, B., Lee, K., Llana, M., Martin, R., Mbi, T., Meier, A., Morgan, B., Morgan, D., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Nixon, S., Niyigaba, P., Normand, E., Orbell, C., Ormsby, L., Orume, R., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Preece, J., Robbins, M., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., van Schijndel, J., Sommer, V., Stewart, F., Tagg, N., Tédonzong, L. R., Tickle, A., Vendras, E., Vergnes, V., Vyalengerera, M., Welsh, A., Wessling, E., Willie, J., Wittig, R., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K., Zuberbühler, K., Andres, A.,Marques-Bonet, T., Boesch, C., Arandjelovic, M. & H. S. Kühl (2023): Chimpanzee behavioural diversity is spatially structured and negatively associated with genetic variation. – https://doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-3358458/v1.
  • Barratt. C. D., Onstein, R. E., Pinsky, M. L., Steinfartz, S., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2023): Life on the edge: a new toolbox for population-level climate change vulnerability assessments. – bioRxiv: 2023.06. 23.543988.
  • Bessone, M., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2023): Assessing the effects of survey-inherent disturbance on primate detectability: Recommendations for line transect distance sampling. – Primates, 64: 107—121.
  • Brookes, O., Mirmehdi, M., Kühl, H. S. & T. Burghardt (2023): Triple-stream Deep Metric Learning of Great Ape Behavioural Actions. – arXiv preprint arXiv: 2301.02642.
  • Danabalan, R., Merkel, K., Schnell, I. B., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Brazzola, G., Dieguez, P., Dupain, J., Kambale‐Vyalengerera, M., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2023): Mammal mitogenomics from invertebrate‐derived DNA. – Environmental DNA.
  • Henrich, M., Burgueño, M., Hoyer, J., Haucke, T., Steinhage, V., Kühl, H. S. & M. Heurich (2023): A semi‐automated camera trap distance sampling approach for population density estimation. – Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation.
  • Junker, J., Quoss, L., Valdez, J., Arandjelovic, M., Barrie, A., Campbell, G., Heinicke, S., Humle, T., Kouakou, C. Y., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2023): Threat of mining to African great apes. – bioRxiv: 2023.10. 17.562472. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
  • Kühl, H. S., Buckland, S., T., Henrich, M., Howe, E. & M. Heurich (2023): Estimating effective survey duration in camera trap distance sampling surveys. – Ecology and Evolution, 13, e10599.
  • Lyet, A., Waller, S., Chambert, T., Acevedo, P., Howe, E., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2023): Estimating animal density using the Space‐to‐Event model and bootstrap resampling with motion‐triggered camera‐trap data. – Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation.
  • Meijaard, E., Sheil, D., Sherman, J., Chua, L., Ni’matullah, S., Wilson, K., Ancrenaz, M., Liswanto, D., Wich, S. A., Goossens, B., Kühl, H. S., & et al. (2023): Restoring the orangutan in a Whole-or Half-Earth context – Oryx 57/5: 566—577.
  • Suessle, V., Arandjelovic, M., Kalan, A. K., Agbor, A., Boesch, C., Brazzola, G., Deschner, T., Dieguez, P., Granjon, A-C., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2023): Automatic Individual Identification of Patterned Solitary Species Based on Unlabeled Video Data. – arXiv preprint arXiv: 2304.09657.

2022

  • Alemany, C. F., Kuhlwilm, M., Suárez, C. M., Alvarez-Estape, M., de Lester, J., Gratton, P., Schmidt, J. M., Diéguez, P., Aebischer, T., Álvarez-Varona, P., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Assumang, A. K., Ayimisin, E. A., Bailey, E., Barubiyo, D., Bessone, M., Carretero-Alonso, A., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Dunn, A., Dupain, J., Egbe, V. E., Feliu, O., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Head, J., Hedwig, D., Hermans, V., Aguilar, A. H., Imong, I., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kaiser, M., Kambere, M., Kambale, M. V., Kalan, A. K., Kienast, I., Kujirakwinja, D., Langergraber, K., Lapuente, J., Larson, B., Laudisoit, A., Lee, K., Llana, M., Espino, M. L., Marrocoli, S., Morgan, D., Mulindahabi, F., Murai, M., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Nixon, S., Normand, E., Orbell, C., Ormsby, L. J., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Riera, L., Robbins, M. M., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., Sciaky, L., Sommer, V., Stewart, F. A., Tagg, N., Tédonzong, L. R., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., Vergnes, V., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K., Zuberbuehler, K., Hecht, J., Vigilant, L., Boesch, C., Andrés, A. M., Hughes, D. A., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2022): Population dynamics and genetic connectivity in recent chimpanzee history. – Cell Genomics, 2022, vol. 2, núm. 6, p. 100133.
  • Bachmann, M. E., Kulik, L., Gatiso, T., Nielsen, M. R., Haase, D., Heurich, M., Buchadas, A., Bösch, L., Eirdosh, D., Freytag, A., Geldmann, J., Ghoddousi, A., Hicks, T. C., Ordaz-Németh , I., Qin, S., Sop, T., van Beeck Calkoen, S., Wesche, K., & H. S. Kühl (2022): Analysis of differences and commonalities in wildlife hunting across the Africa-Europe South-North gradient. – PLoS biology 20: e3001707.
  • Bessone, M., Kühl, H. S., Hohmann, G., Herbinger, I. & et al. (2022): Assessing the effects of survey-inherent disturbance on primate detectability: Recommendations for line transect distance sampling. – Primates: 1—15.
  • Gatiso, T. T., Kulik, L., Bachmann, M., Bonn, A., Bösch, L., Eirdosh, D., Freytag, A., Hanisch, S., Heurich, M., Sop, T., Wesche, K., Winter, M. & H. S. Kühl (2022): Effectiveness of protected areas influenced by socio-economic context. – Nature Sustainability 5: 861—868.
  • Gatiso, T. T., Kulik, L., Bachmann, M., Bonn, A., Bösch, L., Freytag, A., Heurich, M., Wesche, K., Winter, M., Ordaz-Németh, I., Sop, T. & H. S. Kühl (2022): Sustainable protected areas: Synergies between biodiversity conservation and socioeconomic development. – People and Nature.
  • Haucke, T., Kühl, H. S., Hoyer, J. & V. Steinhage (2022): Overcoming the distance estimation bottleneck in estimating animal abundance with camera traps. – Ecological Informatics 68: 101536.
  • Haucke, T., Kühl, H. S. & V. Steinhage (2022): SOCRATES: A Stereo Camera Trap for Monitoring of Biodiversity. – arXiv preprint arXiv: 2209.09070.
  • Haucke, T., Kühl, H. S. & V. Steinhage (2022): SOCRATES: Introducing Depth in Visual Wildlife Monitoring Using Stereo Vision. – Sensors 22: 9082.
  • Henrich, M., Hartig, F., Dormann, C. F., Kühl, H. S., Peters, W., Franke, F. & et al. (2022): Deer Behavior Affects Density Estimates with Camera Traps, but Is Outweighed by Spatial Variability. – Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution.
  • Meijaard, E, Sheil, D., Sherman, J., Chua, L., Ni’matullah, S., Wilson, K., Ancrenaz, M., Liswanto, D., Wich, S. A., Goossens, B., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2022): Restoring the orangutan in a Whole-or Half-Earth context. – Oryx: 1—12.
  • Perino, A., Pereira, H. M., Felipe-Lucia, M., Kim, H., Kühl, H. S., Marselle, M. R., Meya, J. N. & et al. (2022): Biodiversity post-2020: Closing the gap between global targets and national-level implementation. – Conservation Letters 15: e12848.
  • Plumptre, A. J., Baisero, D., Benítez-López, A., Faurby, S., Gallego-Zamorano, J., Kühl, H. S., Luna-Aranguré, C., Vázquez-Domínguez, E. & et al. (2022): Response: Where Might We Find Ecologically Intact Communities? – Frontiers in Forests and Global Change 5.
  • Wägele, J. W., Bodesheim, P., Bourlat, S. J., Denzler, J., Diepenbroek, M., Fonseca, V., Frommolt, K.-H., Geiger, M. F., Gemeinholzer, B., Glöckner, F. O., Haucke, T., Kirse, A., Kölpin, A., Kostadinov, I., Kühl, H. S., Kurth, F., Lasseck, M. & et al. (2022): Towards a multisensor station for automated biodiversity monitoring. – Basic and Applied Ecology 59: 105—138.
  • Zuleger, A. M., Holland, R. & H. S. Kühl (2022): Deriving observation distances for camera trap distance sampling. – African Journal of Ecology 60: 423—432.

2021

  • Anders, F., Kalan, A. K., Kühl, H. S. & M. Fuchs (2021): Compensating class imbalance for acoustic chimpanzee detection with convolutional recurrent neural networks. – Ecological Informatics 65: 101423.
  • Barratt, C. D., Lester, J. D., Gratton, P., Onstein, R. E., Kalan, A. K., McCarthy, M. S., Bocksberger, G., White, L. C., Vigilant, L., Dieguez, P., Abdulai, B., Aebischer, T., Agbor, A., Assumang, A. K., Bailey, E., Bessone, M., Buys, B., Carvalho, J. S., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Dongmo, Z. N., Doumbé, O. A., Dupain, J., Duvall, C. S., Eno-Nku, M., Etoga, G., Galat-Luong, A., Garriga, R., Gatti, S., Ghiurghi, A., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Hakizimana, D., Head, J., Hedwig, D., Herbinger, I., Hermans, V., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Kienast, I., Kouakou, C. Y., N′Goran, K. P., Langergraber, K. E., Lapuente, J., Laudisoit, A., Lee, K. C., Maisels, F., Mirghani, N., Moore, D., Morgan, B., Morgan, D., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Nkembi, L., Ntongho, A., Orbell, C., Ormsby, L. J., Pacheco, L., Piel, A. K., Pintea, L., Plumptre, A. J., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., Sommer, V., Sop, T., Stewart, F. A., Sunderland-Groves, J., Tagg, N., Todd, A., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., van Leeuwe, H., Vendras, E., Welsh, A., Wenceslau, J. F. C., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yoshihiro, N., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K., Boesch, C., Arandjelovic, M. & H. S. Kühl (2021): Quantitative estimates of glacial refugia for chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) since the Last Interglacial (120,000 BP). – American Journal of Primatology 83: e23320.
  • Bessone, M., Booto, L., Santos, A. R., Kühl, H. S. & B. Fruth (2021): No time to rest: How the effects of climate change on nest decay threaten the conservation of apes in the wild. – PLOS ONE 16: e0252527.
  • Cappelle, N., Howe, E. J., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2021): Estimating animal abundance and effort–precision relationship with camera trap distance sampling. – Ecosphere 12: e03299.
  • McCarthy, M. S., Stephens, C., Dieguez, P., Samuni, L., Després‐Einspenner, M.-L., Harder, B., Landsmann, A., Lynn, L. K., Maldonado, N., Ročkaiová, Z., Widness, J., Wittig, R. M., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S. & M. Arandjelovic (2021): Chimpanzee identification and social network construction through an online citizen science platform. – Ecology and Evolution 11: 1598—1608.
  • Carvalho, J. S., Graham, B., Bocksberger, G., Maisels, F., Williamson, E. A., Wich, S., Sop, T., Amarasekaran, B., Barca, B., Barrie, A., Bergl, R. A., Boesch, C., Boesch, H., Brncic, T. M., Buys, B., Chancellor, R., Danquah, E., Doumbé, O. A., Le-Duc, S. Y., Galat-Luong, A., Ganas, J., Gatti, S., Ghiurghi, A., Goedmakers, A., Granier, N., Hakizimana, D., Haurez, B., Head, J., Herbinger, I., Hillers, A., Jones, S., Junker, J., Maputla, N., Manasseh, E.-N., McCarthy, M. S., Molokwu-Odozi, M., Morgan, B. J., Nakashima, Y., N’Goran, P. K., Nixon, S., Nkembi, L., Normand, E., Nzooh, L. D. Z., Olson, S. H., Payne, L., Petre, C.-A., Piel, A. K., Pintea, L., Plumptre, A. J., Rundus, A., Serckx, A., Stewart, F. A., Sunderland-Groves, J., Tagg, N., Todd, A., Vosper, A., Wenceslau, J. F. C., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J. & H. S. Kühl (2021): Predicting range shifts of African apes under global change scenarios. – Diversity and Distributions 27: 1663—1679.
  • Carvalho, J. S., Graham, B., Maisels, F., Williamson, E. A., Wich, S., Sop, T., & H. S. Kühl (2021): Predicting Range Shifts of African Apes and Effectiveness of Protected Areas under Global Change Scenarios. Gorilla Journal: – Journal of Berggorilla and Regenwald Direkthilfe 63: 16—18.
  • Fontsere, C., Alvarez‐Estape, M., Lester, J., Arandjelovic, M., Kuhlwilm, M., Dieguez, P., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Ayuk Ayimisin, E., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Deschner, T., Eno‐Nku, M., Granjon, A.-C., Head, J., Kadam, P., Kalan, A. K., Kambi, M., Langergraber, K., Lapuente, J., Maretti, G., Ormsby, L. J., Piel, A., Robbins, M. M., Stewart, F. A., Vergnes, V., Wittig, R. M., Kühl, H. S., Marques‐Bonet, T., Hughes, D. A. & E. Lizano (2021): Maximizing the acquisition of unique reads in noninvasive capture sequencing experiments. – Molecular Ecology Resources 21: 745—761.
  • Gebert, M. J., Head, J., Morgan, D., Goedmakers, A., Vergnes, V., Grueter, C. C., Jeffery, K. J., Pacheco, L., Muellner-Riehl, A. N., Agbor, A., Mulindahabi, F., Vanderburgh, C., van Schijndel, J., Rundus, A., Coupland, C., Granjon, A.-C., Cohen, H., Ton, E., Dunn, R. R., Yurkiw, K., Boesch, C., Kaiser, M., Stewart, F. A., Zuberbühler, K., McCarthy, M. S., Bocksberger, G., Sommer, V., Sheil, D., Dieguez, P., Bessone, M., Wessling, E. G., Kadam, P., Wittig,  R. M., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2021): Structure of Chimpanzee Gut Microbiomes across Tropical Africa. – mSystems.
  • Haucke, T., Kühl, H. S., Hoyer, J. & V. Steinhage (2021): Overcoming the Distance Estimation Bottleneck in Camera Trap Distance Sampling. arXiv preprint: – arXiv: 2105.04244.
  • Heinicke, S., Ordaz‐Németh, I., Junker, J., Bachmann, M. E., Marrocoli, S., Wessling, E. G., Byler, D., Cheyne, S. M., Desmond, J., Dowd, D., Fitzgerald, M., Fourrier, M., Goedmakers, A., Hernandez‐Aguilar, R. A., Hillers, A., Hockings, K- J., Jones, S., Kaiser, M., Koops, K., Lapuente, J. M., Maisels, F. A., Riedel, J., Terrade, E., Tweh, C. G., Vergnes, V., Vogt, T., Williamson, E. A. & H. S. Kühl (2021): Open‐access platform to synthesize knowledge of ape conservation across sites. – American Journal of Primatology 83: e23213.
  • Hicks, T. C., Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Menken, S. B. J. & et al. (2021): Correction to: The Relationship Between Tool Use and Prey Availability in Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) of Northern Democratic Republic of Congo. – International Journal of Primatology 42: 987—988.
  • Holzner, A., Rayan, D. M., Moore, J., Tan, C. K. W., Clart, L., Kulik, L., Kühl, H. S., Ruppert, N. & A. Widdig (2021): Occupancy of wild southern pig-tailed macaques in intact and degraded forests in Peninsular Malaysia. – PeerJ 9: e12462.
  • Junker, J., Petrovan, S. O., Arroyo-Rodriguez, V., Boonratana, R., Byler, D., Chapman, C. A., Chetry, D., Cheyne, S. M., Cornejo, F. M., Cortes-Ortiz, L., Cowlishaw, G., Christie, A. P., Crockford, C., De La Torre, S., De Melo, F. R., Fan, P., Grueter, C. C., Guzman-Caro, D. G., Heymann, E. W., Herbinger, I., Hoang, M. D., Horwich, R. H., Humle, T., Ikemeh, R. A., Imong, I. S., Jerusalinsky, L., Johnson, S. E., Kappeler, P. M., Kierulff, M. C. M., Kone, I., Kormos, R., Le, K. Q., Li, B., Marshall, A. J., Meijaard, E., Mittermeier, R. A., Muroyama, Y., Neugebauer, E., Orth, L., Palacios, E., Papworth, S. K., Plumptre, A. J., Rawson, B. M., Refisch, J., Ratsimbazafy, J., Roos, C., Setchell, J. M., Smith, R. K., Sop, T., Schwitzer, C., Slater, K., Strum, S. C., Sutherland, W. J., Talebi, M., Wallis, J., Wich, S., Williamson, E. A.,  Wittig, R. M. & H. S. Kühl (2021): A Severe Lack of Evidence Limits Effective Conservation of the World’s Primates (vol 85, pg 613, 2020). – BioScience 71: 105.
  • Junker, J., Petrovan, S. O., Arroyo-Rodriguez, V., Boonratana, R., Byler, D., Chapman, C. A., Chetry, D., Cheyne, S. M., Cornejo, F. M., Cortes-Ortiz, L., Cowlishaw, G., Christie, A. P., Crockford, C., De La Torre, S., De Melo, F. R., Fan, P, Grueter, C. C., Guzman-Caro, D. G., Heymann, E. W., Herbinger, I., Hoang, M. D., Horwich, R. H., Humle, T., Ikemeh, R. A., Imong, I. S., Jerusalinsky, L., Johnson, S. E., Kappeler, P. M., Kierulff, M. C. M., Kone, I., Kormos, R., Le, K. Q., Li, B., Marshall, A. J., Meijaard, E., Mittermeier, R. A., Muroyama, Y., Neugebauer, E., Orth, L., Palacios, E., Papworth, S. K., Plumptre, A. J., Rawson, B. M., Refisch, J., Ratsimbazafy, J., Roos, C., Setchell, J. M., Smith, R. K., Sop, T., Schwitzer, C., Slater, K., Strum, S. C., Sutherland, W. J., Talebi, M., Wallis, J., Wich, S., Williamson, E. A., Wittig, R. M. & H. S. Kühl, (2021): Corrigendum: A Severe Lack of Evidence Limits Effective Conservation of the World’s Primates. – BioScience 71: 105—105.
  • Junker, J., Petrovan, S. O., Arroyo-Rodriguez, V., Boonratana, R., Byler, D., Chapman, C. A., Chetry, D., Cheyne, S. M., Cornejo, F. M., Cortes-Ortiz, L., Cowlishaw, G., Christie, A. P., Crockford, C., De La Torre, S., De Melo, F. R., Fan, P, Grueter, C. C., Guzman-Caro, D. G., Heymann, E. W., Herbinger, I., Hoang, M. D., Horwich, R. H., Humle, T., Ikemeh, R. A., Imong, I. S., Jerusalinsky, L., Johnson, S. E., Kappeler, P. M., Kierulff, M. C. M., Kone, I., Kormos, R., Le, K. Q., Li, B., Marshall, A. J., Meijaard, E., Mittermeier, R. A., Muroyama, Y., Neugebauer, E., Orth, L., Palacios, E., Papworth, S. K., Plumptre, A. J., Rawson, B. M., Refisch, J., Ratsimbazafy, J., Roos, C., Setchell, J. M., Smith, R. K., Sop, T., Schwitzer, C., Slater, K., Strum, S. C., Sutherland, W. J., Talebi, M., Wallis, J., Wich, S., Williamson, E. A., Wittig, R. M. & H. S. Kühl (2021): Erratum: A Severe Lack of Evidence Limits Effective Conservation of the World’s Primates. – BioScience 71.
  • Kalan, A. K., Kulik, L., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Haas, F., Dieguez, P., D Barratt, C. D., Abwe, E. E., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Aubert, F., Ayimisin, E. A., Bailey, E., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Buh, V. E., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Coupland, C., Curran, B., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Dowd, D., Eno-Nku, M., Fay, J. M., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Head, J., Hedwig, D., Hermans, V., Jeffery, K. J., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Kienast, I., Kujirakwinja, D., Langergraber, K. E., Lapuente, J., Larson, B., Lee, K. C., Leinert, V., Llana, M., Marrocoli, S., Meier, A. C., Morgan, B., Morgan, D., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Normand, E., Ormsby, L. J., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Preece, J., Robbins, M. M., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., Sommer, V., Stewart, F. A., Tagg, N., Tennie, C., Vergnes, V., Welsh, A., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yuh, Y. G., Zuberbühler, K. & H. S. Kühl (2021): Author Correction: Environmental variability supports chimpanzee behavioural diversity.
  • Lester, J. D., Vigilant, L., Gratton, P., McCarthy, M. S., Barratt, C. D., Dieguez, P., Agbor, A., Álvarez-Varona, P., Angedakin, S., Ayimisin, E. A., Bailey, E., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Egbe, V. E., Eno-Nku, M., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Head, J., Hedwig, D., Hernandez-Aguilar, R. A., Jeffery, K. J., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kaiser, M., Kalan, A. K., Kehoe, L., Kienast, I., Langergraber, K. E., Lapuente, J., Laudisoit, A., Lee, K., Marrocoli, S., Mihindou, V., Morgan, D., Muhanguzi, G., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Orbell, C., Ormsby, L. J., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Robbins, M. M., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., Sciaky, L., Siaka, A. M., Städele, V., Stewart, F. A., Tagg, N., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., Vyalengerera, M. K., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K., Zuberbuehler, K., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S. & M. Arandjelovi (2021): Recent genetic connectivity and clinal variation in chimpanzees. – Communications Biology 4: 1—11.
  • Kely, M. R., Kouakou, C. Y., Bene, J.-C. K., Tiedoue, M. R., Diarrasouba, A., Tondossma, A., Kühl H. S. & M. Waltert (2021): Research and tourism affect positively the occupancy pattern of Loxodonta cyclotis (Elephantidae) in Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. – Nature Conservation Research. – Заповедная наука 6: 68—77.
  • De Mesquita, C. P. B., Nichols, L. M., Gebert, M. J., Vanderburgh, C., Bocksberger, G., Lester, J. D., Kalan, A. K., Dieguez, P., McCarthy, M. S., Agbor, A., Varona, P. A., Ayimisin, A. E., Bessone, M., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Coupland, C., Deschner, T., Egbe, V. E., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Grueter, C. C., Head, J., Hernandez-Aguilar, R. A., Jeffery, K. J., Jones, S., Kadam, P., Kaiser, M., Lapuente, J., Larson, B., Marrocoli, S., Morgan, D., Mugerwa, B., Mulindahabi, F., Neil, E., Niyigaba, P., Pacheco, L., Piel, A. K., Robbins, M. M., Rundus, A., Sanz, C. M., Sciaky, L., Sheil, D., Sommer, V., Stewart, F. A., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., Vergnes, V., Wessling, E. G., Wittig, R. M., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K., Zuberbühler, K., Gogarten, J. F., Heintz-Buschart, A., Muellner-Riehl, A. N., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S., Fierer, N., Arandjelovic, M. & R. R. Dunn (2021): Structure of chimpanzee gut microbiomes across tropical Africa. – Msystems 6: e01269-20.
  • Oelze, V. M., Wittig, R. M., Lemoine, S., Kühl, H. S. & C. Boesch (2021): Corrigendum to “How isotopic signatures relate to meat consumption in wild chimpanzees: A critical reference study from Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire” – Journal of human evolution 154: 102945.
  • Oelze, V. M., Wittig, R. M., Lemoine, S., Kühl, H. S. & C. Boesch (2021): How isotopic signatures relate to meat consumption in wild chimpanzees: A critical reference study from Tai National Park, Cote d’Ivoire (vol 146, 102817, 2020). – Journal of human evolution 154: 102945.
  • Ordaz‐Németh, I., Sop, T., Amarasekaran, B., Bachmann, M., Boesch, C., Brncic, T., Caillaud, D., Campbell, G., Carvalho, J., Rebecca Chancellor, R., Davenport, T. R. B., Dowd, D., Eno‐Nku, M., Ganas‐Swaray, J., Granier, N., Greengrass, E., Heinicke, S., Herbinger, I., Inkamba‐Nkulu, C., Iyenguet, F., Junker, J., Bobo, K. S., Lushimba, A., Maisels, F., Malanda, G. A. F., McCarthy, M. S., Motsaba, P., Moustgaard, J., Murai, M., Ndokoue, B., Nixon, S., Nseme, R. A., Nzooh, Z., Pintea, L., Plumptre, A. J., Roy, J., Rundus, A., Sanderson, J., Serckx, A., Strindberg, S., Tweh, C., Vanleeuwe, H., Vosper, A., Waltert, M., Williamson, E. A., Wilson, M., Mundry, R. & H. S. Kühl (2021): Range‐wide indicators of African great ape density distribution. – American journal of primatology 83: e23338.
  • Phillips, S., Scheffrahn, R. H., Piel, A., Stewart, F. A., Agbor, A., Brazzola, G., Tickle, A., Sommer, V., Dieguez, P., Wessling, E. G., Arandjelovic, M., Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C. & V. M. Oelze (2021): Limited evidence of C4 plant consumption in mound building Macrotermes termites from savanna woodland chimpanzee sites. – PLOS ONE 16: e0244685.
  • Plumptre, A. J., Baisero, D., Belote, R. T., Vázquez-Domínguez, E., Faurby, S., Jȩdrzejewski, W., Kiara, H., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2021): Where might we find ecologically intact communities? – Frontiers in Forests and Global Change: 26.
  • Sabatini, F. M., Lenoir, J., Hattab, T., Arnst, E. A., Chytrý, M., Dengler, J., De Ruffray, P., Hennekens, S. M., Jandt, U., Jansen, F., Jiménez-Alfaro, B., Kattge, J., Levesley, A., Pillar, V. D., Purschke, O., Sandel, B., Sultana, F., Aavik, T., Aćić, S., Acosta, A. T. R., Agrillo, E., Alvarez, M., Apostolova, I., Arfin Khan, M. A. S., Arroyo, L., Attorre, F., Aubin, I., Banerjee, A., Bauters, M., Bergeron, Y., Bergmeier, E., Biurrun, I., Bjorkman, A. D., Bonari, G., Bondareva, V., Brunet, J., Čarni, A., Casella, L., Cayuela, L. Černý, T., Chepinoga, V., Csiky, J., Ćušterevska, R., De Bie, E., de Gasper, A. L., De Sanctis, M., Dimopoulos, P., Dolezal, J., Dziuba, T., El-Sheikh, M. A. E.-R. M., Enquist, B., Ewald, J., Fazayeli, F., Field, R., Finckh, M., Gachet, S., Galán-de-Mera, A., Garbolino, E., Gholizadeh, H., Giorgis, M., Golub, V., Alsos, I. G., Grytnes, J.-A., Guerin, G. R., Gutiérrez, A. G., Haider, S., Hatim, M. Z., Hérault, B., Hinojos Mendoza, G., Hölzel, N., Homeier, J., Hubau, W., Indreica, A., Janssen, J. A. M., Jedrzejek, B., Jentsch, A., Jürgens, N., Kącki, Z., Kapfer, J., Karger, D. N., Kavgacı, A., Kearsley, E., Kessler, M., Khanina, L., Killeen, T., Korolyuk, A., Kreft, H., Kühl, H. S., Kuzemko, A., Landucci, F., Lengyel, A., Lens, F., Lingner, D. V., Liu, H., Lysenko, T., Mahecha, M. D., Marcenò, C., Martynenko, V., Moeslund, J. E., Monteagudo Mendoza, A., Mucina, L., Müller, J. V., Munzinger, J., Naqinezhad, A., Noroozi, J., Nowak, A., Onyshchenko, V., Overbeck, G. E., Pärtel, M., Pauchard, A., Peet, R. K., Peñuelas, J., Pérez-Haase, A., Peterka, T., Petřík, P., Peyre, G., Phillips, O. L., Prokhorov, V., Rašomavičius, V., Revermann, R., Rivas-Torres, G., Rodwell, J. S., Ruprecht, E., Rūsiņa, S., Samimi, C., Schmidt, M., Schrodt, F., Shan, H., Shirokikh, P., Šibík, J., Šilc, U., Sklenář, P., Škvorc, Ž., Sparrow, B., Sperandii, M. G., Stančić, Z., Svenning, J.-C., Tang, Z., Tang, C. Q., Tsiripidis, I., Vanselow, K. A., Vásquez Martínez, R., Vassilev, K., Vélez-Martin, E., Venanzoni,, Vibrans, A. C., Violle, C., Virtanen, R., von Wehrden, H., Wagner, V., Walker, D. A., Waller, D. M., Wang, H.-F., Wesche, K., Whitfeld, T. J. S., Willner, W. & et al. (2021): sPlotOpen – An environmentally balanced, open-access, global dataset of vegetation plots. – Global Ecology and Biogeography 30: 1740—1764.
  • Voigt, M., Kühl, H. S., Ancrenaz, M., Gaveau, D. & et al. (2021: Deforestation projections imply range-wide population decline for critically endangered Bornean orangutan. – bioRxiv.
  • Wertheim, J. O., Hostager, R., Ryu, D., Merkel, K., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Ayimisin, E. A., Babweteera, F., Bessone, M., Brun-Jeffery, K. J., Dieguez, P., Eckardt, W., Fruth, B., Herbinger, I., Jones, S., Kühl, H. S., Langergraber, K. E., Lee, K. & et al. (2021): Discovery of Novel Herpes Simplexviruses in Wild Gorillas, Bonobos, and Chimpanzees Supports Zoonotic Origin of HSV-2. – Molecular Biology and Evolution 38: 2818—2830.

2020

  • Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Campbell, G., Hohmann, G., Junker, J., Kouakou, Y. C., Kühl, H. S., Leendertz, F. H., Leinert, V. & et al. (2020): Pan African Programme: the cultured chimpanzee. – Guidelines for Research and Data Collection.
  • Bachmann, M. E., Nielsen, M. R., Cohen, H., Haase, D., Kouassi, J. A. K., Mundry, R., & H. S. Kühl (2020): Saving rodents, losing primates – Why we need tailored bushmeat management strategies. – People and Nature 2: 889—902.
  • Barratt, C. D., Lester, J. D., Gratton, P., Onstein, R. E., Kalan, A. K., McCarthy, M. S., Bocksberger, G., White, L. C., Vigilant, L., Dieguez, P., Abdulai, B., Aebischer, T., Agbor, A., Assumang, A. K., Bailey, E., Bessone, M., Buys, B., Carvalho, J. S., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Dongmo, Z. N., Doumbé, O. A., Dupain, J., Duvall, C. S., Eno-Nku, M., Etoga, G., Galat-Luong, A., Garriga, R., Gatti, S., Ghiurghi, A., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Hakizimana, D., Haydar, N., Head, J., Hedwig, D., Herbinger, I., Hermans, V., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Kienast, I., Kouakou, Y. C., N’Goran, K. P., Langergraber, K. E., Lapuente, J., Laudisoit, A., Lee, K. C., Maisels, F., Moore, D., Morgan, B., Morgan, D., Neil, E., Nicholl. S., Nkembi, L., Ntongho, A., Orbell, C., Ormsby, L. J., Pacheco, L., Piel, A. K., Pintea, L-, Plumptre, A. J., Rundus, A., Sanz, C. M., Sommer, V., Sop, T., Stewart, F. A., Sunderland-Groves, J., Tagg, N., Todd, A., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., van Leeuwe, H., Vendras, E., Welsh, A., Wenceslau, J. F. C., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yoshihiro, N., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K., Boesch, C., Arandjelovic, M. & H. S. Kühl (2020): Late Quaternary habitat suitability models for chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) since the Last Interglacial (120,000 BP). – BioRxiv.
  • Boesch, C., Kalan, A. K., Mundry, R., Arandjelovic, M., Pika, S., Dieguez, P., Ayimisin, E. A., Barciela, A., Coupland, C., Egbe, V. E., Eno-Nku, M., Fay, J. M., Fine, D., Hernandez-Aguilar, R. A., Hermans, V., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Llana, M., Maretti, G., Morgan, D., Murai, M., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Ormsby, L. J., Orume, R., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Sanz, C. M. M., Sciaky, L., Stewart, F. A., Tagg, N., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J. & H. S. Kühl (2020): Chimpanzee ethnography reveals unexpected cultural diversity: Author Correction.
  • Bessone, M., Kühl, H. S., Hohmann, G., Herbinger, I. & et al. (2020): Drawn out of the shadows: Surveying secretive forest species with camera trap distance sampling. – Journal of Applied Ecology 57: 963—974.
  • Boesch, C., Kalan, A. K., Mundry, R., Arandjelovic, M., Pika, S., Dieguez, P., Ayimisin, E. A., Barciela, A., Coupland, C., Egbe, V. E., Eno-Nku, M., Fay, J. M., Fine, D., Hernandez-Aguilar, R. A., Hermans, V., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Llana, M., Maretti, G., Morgan, D., Murai, M., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Ormsby, L. J., Orume, R., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Sanz, C. M., Sciaky, L., Stewart, F. A., Tagg, N., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J. & H. S. Kühl (2020): Chimpanzee ethnography reveals unexpected cultural diversity. – Nature Human Behaviour 4: 910—916.
  • Calkoen, S., Muhlbauer, L., Andren, H., Apollonio, M., Balciauskas, L., Belotti, E., Carranza, J., Cottam, J., Filli, F., Gatiso, T. T., Hetherington, D., Karamanlidis, A. A., Krofel, M., Kühl, H. S., Bachmann, M. E. & M. Heurich (2020): Ungulate management in European national parks: Why a more integrated European policy is needed. – Journal of environmental management 260: 110068.
  • McCarthy, M. S., Despres-Einspenner, M. L., Farine, D. R., Samuni, L., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Dieguez, P., Havercamp, K., Knight, A., Langergraber, K. E. & H. S. Kühl (2020): Camera traps offer a robust means for social network analysis in wild chimpanzees. – Folia Primatologica: 347.
  • Carvalho, J. S., Graham, B., Rebelo, H., Bocksberger, G., Meyer, C. F. J., Wich, S. A. & H. S. Kühl (2020): A global analysis of exposure risk of primates to climate and land use changes. – Folia Primatologica: 249—250.
  • Crunchant, A-S., Borchers, D., Kühl, H. S. & A. Piel (2020): Listening and watching: Do camera traps or acoustic sensors more efficiently detect wild chimpanzees in an open habitat? – Methods in Ecology and Evolution 11; 542—552.
  • Crunchant, A-S., Borchers, D., Kühl, H. S. & A. Piel (2020): Listening and watching: Do camera traps or acoustic sensors more efficiently detect wild chimpanzees in an open habitat? – Methods in Ecology and Evolution 11; 542—552.
  • Diarrassouba, A., Gnagbo, A., Kouakou, Y. C., Campbell, G., Tiedoué, M. R., Tondossama, A., Kühl, H. S. & I. Koné (2020): Differential response of seven duiker species to human activities in Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. – African Journal of Ecology 58: 58—68.
  • Gogarten, J. F., Hoffmann, C., Arandjelovic, M., Sachse, A., Merkel, K., Dieguez, P., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Brazzola, G., Jones, S., Langergraber, K. E., Lee, K. C., Marrocoli, S., Murai, M., Sommer, V., Kühl, H. S., Leendertz, F. H. & S. Calvignac‐Spencer (2020): Fly‐derived DNA and camera traps are complementary tools for assessing mammalian biodiversity. Environmental DANN 2: 63—76.
  • Hicks, T. C., Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Menken, S. B. J. & et al. (2020): The relationship between tool use and prey availability in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) of northern Democratic Republic of Congo. – International journal of primatology 41: 960—961.
  • Junker, J., Petrovan, S. O., Arroyo-Rodríguez, V., Boonratana, R., Byler, D., Chapman, C. A., Chetry, D., Cheyne, S. M., Cornejo, F. M., Cortés-Ortiz, L., Cowlishaw, G., Christie, A. P., Crockford, C., De La Torre, S., De Melo, F. R., Fan, P., Grueter, C. C., Guzmán-Caro, D. C., Heymann, E. W., Herbinger, I., Hoang, M. D., Horwich, R. H., Humle, T., Ikemeh, R. A., Imong, I. S., Jerusalinsky, L., Johnson, S. E., Kappeler, P. M., Kierulff, M. C. M., Koné, I., Kormos, R., Le, K. Q., Li, B., Marshall, A. J., Meijaard, E., Mittermeier, R. A., Muroyama, Y., Neugebauer, E., Orth, L., Palacios, E., Papworth, S. K., Plumptre, A. J., Rawson, B. M.,Refisch, J., Ratsimbazafy, J., Roos, C., Setchell, J. M., Smith, R. K., Sop, T., Schwitzer, C., Slater, K., Strum, S. C., Sutherland, W. J., Talebi, M., Wallis, J., Wich, S. A., Williamson, E. A., Wittig, R. M. & H. S. Kühl (2020): A severe lack of evidence limits effective conservation of the world’s primates. – BioScience 70: 794—803.
  • Kalan, A. K., Kulik, L., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Haas, F., Dieguez, P., Barratt, C. D., Abwe, E. E., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Aubert, F., Ayimisin, E. A., Bailey, E., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Buh, V. E., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Coupland, C., Curran, B., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Dowd, D., Eno-Nku, M., Fay, J. M., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Head, J., Hedwig, D., Hermans, V., Jeffery, K. J., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Kienast, I., Kujirakwinja, D., Langergraber, K. E., Lapuente, J., Larson, B., Lee, K. C., Leinert, V., Llana, M., Marrocoli, S., Meier, A. C., Morgan, B., Morgan, D., Neil, E., Nicholl, S., Normand, E., Ormsby, L. J., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Preece, J., Robbins, M. M., Rundus, A., Sanz, C. M., Sommer, V., Stewart, F. A., Tagg, N., Tennie, C., Vergnes, V., Welsh, A., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yuh, Y. G., Zuberbühler, K. & H. S. Kühl (2020): Environmental variability supports chimpanzee behavioural diversity. – Nature communications 11: 1—10.
  • Kühl, H. S., Bowler, D. E., Bösch, L. & et al. (2020): Effective biodiversity monitoring needs a culture of integration. – One Earth 3: 462—474.
  • Lapuente, J., Arandjelovic, M., Kühl, H. S., Dieguez, P., Boesch, C. & K. E. Linsenmair (2020): Sustainable peeling of kapok tree (Ceiba pentandra) bark by the chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus) of Comoé National Park, Ivory Coast. – International Journal of Primatology 41: 962—988.
  • Lester, J. D., Vigilant, L., Gratton, P., McCarthy, M. S., Barratt, C. D., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S., Dieguez, P., Aebischer, T. & et al. (2020): Chimpanzee biogeography inferred from genetic diversity and effective migration. – Folia Primatologica 91(3): 264—265.
  • Mubemba, B., Gogarten, J. F., Schuenemann, V. J., Düx, A., Lang, A., Nowak, K., Pléh, K., Reiter, E., Ulrich, M., Agbor, A., Brazzola, G., Deschner, T., Dieguez, P., Granjon, A.-C., Jones, S., Junker, J., Wessling, E. G., Arandjelovic, M., Kühl, H. S., Wittig, R. M., Leendertz, F. H. & S. Calvignac-Spencer (2020): Geographically structured genomic diversity of non-human primate-infecting Treponema pallidum subsp. Pertenue. – Microbial genomics 6.
  • Oelze, V. M., Wittig, R. M., Lemoine, S., Kühl, H. S. & C. Boesch (2020): How isotopic signatures relate to meat consumption in wild chimpanzees: A critical reference study from Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. – Journal of Human Evolution 146: 102817
  • Phillips, S., Scheffrahn, R., Piel, A. K., Stewart, F. A., Agbor, A., Tickle, A., Sommer, V., Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C. & V. M. Oelze (2020): Little evidence of C4 plant consumption in mound building Macrotermes termites from six savanna woodland chimpanzee sites across Africa. – American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 171(S69): 217.
  • Wessling, E. G., Dieguez, P., Llana, M., Pacheco, L., Pruetz, J. D. & H. S. Kühl (2020): Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes verus) density and environmental gradients at their biogeographical range edge. – International Journal of Primatology 41: 822—848.
  • Whiten. A., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Brakes, P., Kalan, A. K., Kühl, H. S., Robbins, M. M. & C. Rutz (2020): Primate culture and conservation. – Folia Primatologica, 91(3): 361.
  • Yuh, Y. G., N’Goran, K. P., Dongmo, Z. N., Tracz, W., Tangwa, E., Agunbiade, M., Kühl, H. S. & et al. (2020): Mapping suitable great ape habitat in and around the Lobéké National Park, South‐East Cameroon. – Ecology and evolution 10: 14282—14299Kühl, H. S., Leendertz, F. H., Leinert, V. & et al. (2020): Pan African Programme: the cultured chimpanzee. – Guidelines for Research and Data Collection.

2019

  • Bachmann, M. E., Junker, J., Mundry, R., Nielsen, M. R., Haase, D., Cohen, H., Kouassi, J. A. K. & H. S. Kühl, (2019): Disentangling economic, cultural, and nutritional motives to identify entry points for regulating a wildlife commodity chain Biological. – Conservation 238: 108177.
  • Bibollet-Ruche, F., Russell, R. M., Liu, W., Stewart-Jones, G. B. E., Sherrill-Mix, S., Li, Y., Learn, G. H., Smith, A. G., Gondim. M. V. P., Plenderleith, L. J., Decker, j. M., Easlick, J. L., Wetzel, K. S., Collman, R. G., Ding, S., Finzi, A., Ayouba, A., Peeters, M., Leendertz, F. H., van Schijndel, J., Goedmakers, A., Ton, E., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S., Arandjelovic, M., Dieguez, P. & et al. (2019): CD4 receptor diversity in chimpanzees protects against SIV infection. – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116: 3229—3238.
  • Bruelheide, H., Dengler, J., Jiménez‐Alfaro, B., Purschke. O., Hennekens, S. M., Chytrý, M., Pillar, V. D., Jansen, F., Kattge, J., Sandel, B., Aubin, I., Biurrun, I., Field, R., Haider, S., Jandt, U., Lenoir, J., Peet, R. K., Peyre, G., Sabatini, F. M., Schmidt, M., Schrodt, F., Winter, M., Aćić, S., Agrillo, E., Alvarez, M., Ambarlı, D., Angelini, P., Apostolova, I., Khan, M. A. S. A., Arnst, E., Attorre, F., Baraloto, C., Beckmann, M., Berg, C., Bergeron, Y., Bergmeier, E., Bjorkman, A. D., Bondareva, V., Borchardt, P., Botta‐Dukát, Z., Boyle, B., Breen, A., Brisse, H., Byun, C., Cabido, M. R., Casella, L., Cayuela, L., Černý, T., Chepinoga, V., Csiky, J., Curran, M., Ćušterevska, R., Stevanović, Z. D., de Bie, E., de Ruffray, P., de Sanctis, M., Dimopoulos, P., Dressler, S., Ejrnæs, R., El‐Sheikh, M. A. E.-R. M., Enquist, B., Ewald, J., Fagúndez, J., Finckh, M., Font, X., Forey, E., Fotiadis, G., García‐Mijangos, I., de Gasper, A. L., Golub, V., Gutierrez, A. G., Hatim, M. Z., He, T., Higuchi, P., Holubová, D., Hölzel, N., Homeier, J., Indreica, A., Gürsoy, D. I., Jansen, S., Janssen, J., Jedrzejek, B., Jiroušek, M., Jürgens, N., Kącki, Z., Kavgacı, A., Kearsley, E., Kessler, M., Knollová, I., Kolomiychuk, V., Korolyuk, A., Kozhevnikova, M., Kozub, Ł., Krstonošić, D., Kühl, H. S., Kühn, I., Kuzemko, A. & et al. (2019): sPlot–A new tool for global vegetation analyses. – Journal of Vegetation Science 30: 161—186.
  • Cappelle, N., Després‐Einspenner, M.-L., Howe, E. J., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Validating camera trap distance sampling for chimpanzees. – American Journal of Primatology 81: e22962.
  • McCarthy, M. S., Després‐Einspenner, M.-L., Farine, D. R., Samuni, L., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Dieguez, P., Havercamp, K., Knight, A., Langergraber, K. E., Wittig, R. M. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Camera traps provide a robust alternative to direct observations for constructing social networks of wild chimpanzees. – Animal behavior 157: 227—238.
  • Carvalho, J. S., Graham, B., Rebelo, H., Bocksberger, G., Meyer, C. F. J., Wich, S. A. & H. S. Kühl (2019): A global risk assessment of primates under climate and land use/cover scenarios. – Global Change Biology 25: 3163—3178.
  • Després-Einspenner, M. L., Kablan, Y. A., Kouakou, Y. C., Kühl, H. S. & K. P. N’Goran (2019): Providing research for conservation from long-term field sites. – The chimpanzees of the Taï forest: 40 years of research: 272—289.
  • Heinicke, S., Mundry, R., Boesch, C., Amarasekaran, B., Abdulai, B., Brncic, T., Brugière, D, Campbell, G., Carvalho, J. S., Danquah, E., Dowd, D., Eshuis, H., Fleury-Brugière, M.-C., Gamys, J,, Ganas, J., Gatti, S., Ginn, L., Goedmakers, A., Granier, N., Herbinger, I., Hillers, A., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kouakou, Y. C., Lapeyre, V., Leinert, V., Maisels, F., Marrocoli, S., Molokwu-Odozi, M., N’Goran, K. P., Pacheco, L., Regnaut, S., Sop, T., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., Vergnes, V., Voigt, M., Welsh, A., Wessling, E. G., Williamson, E. A. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Advancing conservation planning for western chimpanzees using IUCN SSC APES—the case of a taxon-specific database. – Environmental Research Letters 14: 064001.
  • Heinicke, S., Mundry, R., Boesch, C., Amarasekaran, B., Abdulai, B., Brncic, T., Brugière, D., Campbell, G., Carvalho, J. S., Danquah, E., Dowd, D., Eshuis, H., Fleury-Brugière, M.-C., Gamys, J,, Ganas, J., Gatti, S., Ginn, L., Goedmakers, A., Granier, N., Herbinger, I., Hillers, A., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kouakou, Y. C., Lapeyre, V., Leinert, V., Marrocoli, S., Molokwu-Odozi, M., N’Goran, K. P., Normand, E., Pacheco, L., Regnaut, S., Sop, T., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., Vendras, E., Vergnes, V., Welsh, A., Wessling, E. G. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Characteristics of positive deviants in western chimpanzee populations. – Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution: 16.
  • Heinicke, S., Mundry, R., Boesch, C., Hockings, K. J., Kormos, R., Ndiaye, P. I., Tweh, C. G., Williamson, E. A. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Towards systematic and evidence‐based conservation planning for western chimpanzees. – American Journal of Primatology 81: e23042.
  • Hicks, T. C., Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Dieguez, P. & et al. (2019): Bili-Uéré: a chimpanzee behavioural realm in northern Democratic Republic of Congo. Folia Primatologic 90: 3—64.
  • Holzner, A., Ruppert, N., Swat, F., Schmidt, M., Weiß, B. M., Villa, G., Mansor, A., Sah, S. A. M., Engelhardt, A., Kühl, H. S. & A. Widdig (2019): Macaques can contribute to greener practices in oil palm plantations when used as biological pest control. – Current Biology 29: R1066—R1067.
  • Howe, E. J., Buckland, S. T., Després‐Einspenner, M.-L. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Model selection with overdispersed distance sampling data. – Methods in Ecology and Evolution 10: 38—47.
  • Kablan, Y. A., Diarrassouba, A., Mundry, R., Campbell, G., Normand, E., Kühl, H. S., Koné, I. & C. Boesch (2019): Effects of anti-poaching patrols on the distribution of large mammals in Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. – Oryx 53: 469—478.
  • Kalan, A. K., Hohmann, G., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., McCarthy, M. S., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Bailey, E., Balongelwa, C. W., Bessone, M., Bocksberger, G., Coxe, S. J., Deschner, T., Després-Einspenner, M.-L., Dieguez, P., Fruth, B., Herbinger, I., Granjon, A.-C., Head, J., Kablan, Y. A., Langergraber, K. E., Lokasola, A. L., Maretti, G., Marrocoli, S., Mbende, M., Moustgaard, J., N’Goran, K. P., Robbins, M. M., van Schijndel, J., Sommer, V., Surbeck, M., Tagg, N., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Novelty response of wild African apes to camera traps. – Current Biology 29: 1211—1217. e3.
  • Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Kulik, L. & et al. (2019): Inclusive chimpanzee conservation—Response. – Science 364: 1040—1041.
  • Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Kulik, L. & et al. (2019): Human impact erodes chimpanzee behavioral diversity. – Science 363: 1453—1455.
  • Marrocoli, S., Nielsen, M. R., Morgan, D., van Loon, T., Kulik, L. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Using wildlife indicators to facilitate wildlife monitoring in hunter-self monitoring schemes. – Ecological Indicators 105: 254—263.
  • Murthy, S., O’Brien, K., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Ayimisin E. A., Bailey, E., Bergl, R. A., Brazzola, G., Dieguez, P., Eno-Nku, M., Eshuis, H., Fruth, B., Gillespie, T. R., Ginath, Y., Gray, M., Herbinger, I., Jones, S., Kehoe, L., Kühl, H. S., Kujirakwinja, D., Lee, K. C. & et al. (2019): Cytomegalovirus distribution and evolution in hominines. – Virus evolution 5: vez015.
  • Plumptre, A. J., Baisero, D., Jędrzejewski, W., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Ray, J. C. & et al. (2019): Are we capturing faunal intactness? A comparison of intact forest landscapes and the “last of the wild in each ecoregion”. – Frontiers in Forests and Global 24.
  • Plumptre, A. J., Baisero, D., Jędrzejewski, W., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Ray, J. C. & et al. (2019): Are we capturing faunal intactness? A comparison of intact forest landscapes and a first scoping of key biodiversity areas of ecological integrity. – Frontiers in Forests and Global Change 2.
  • Wessling, E. G., Oelze, V. M., Eshuis, H., Pruetz, J. D. & H. S. Kühl (2019): Stable isotope variation in savanna chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus) indicate avoidance of energetic challenges through dietary compensation at the limits of … – American Journal of Physical Anthropology 168: 665—675.
  • Wich, S. A., Fredriksson, G., Usher, G., Kühl, H. S. & M. G. Nowak (2019): The Tapanuli orangutan: Status, threats, and steps for improved conservation. – Conservation Science and Practice.
  • Yuh, Y. G., Dongmo, Z. N., N’Goran, K. P., Ekodeck, H., Mengamenya, A., Kühl, H. S., Sop, T., Tracz, W. & et al. (2019): Effects of Land cover change on Great Apes distribution at the Lobéké National Park and its surrounding Forest Management Units, South-East Cameroon. A 13-year time series analysis. – Scientific Reports 9: 1—19.

2018

  • Brust, C. A., Burghardt, T., Groenenberg, M., Kaeding, C. & H. S. Kühl (2018): Manguette, M., & Denzler, J. (2018) Towards Automated Visual Monitoring of Individual Gorillas in the Wild. In 2017 IEEE International Conference of Computer Vision Workshop…
  • McCarthy, M. S., Després‐Einspenner, M.-L., Samuni, L., Mundry, R., Lemoine, S., Preis, A., Wittig, R. M., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2018): An assessment of the efficacy of camera traps for studying demographic composition and variation in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). – American Journal of Primatology 80: e22904.
  • van Casteren, A., Oelze, V. M., Angedakin, S., Kalan, A. K., Kambi, M., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S., Langergraber, K. E., Piel, A. K. & et al. (2018): Food mechanical properties and isotopic signatures in forest versus savannah dwelling eastern chimpanzees. – Communications biology 1:1—10.
  • McElreath, M. B., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S. & R. McElreath (2018): Complex dynamics from simple cognition: The primary ratchet effect in animal culture. – Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences 12: 191.
  • Gatiso, T. T., Ordaz-Németh, I., Grimes, T., Lormie, M., Tweh, C. G., Kühl, H. S. & J. Junker (2018): The impact of the Ebola virus disease (EVD) epidemic on agricultural production and livelihoods in Liberia. – PLoS neglected tropical diseases 12: e0006580.
  • Gatiso, T. T., Vollan, B., Vimal, R. & H. S. Kühl (2018): If possible, incentivize individuals not groups: evidence from lab‐in‐the‐Field experiments on forest conservation in Rural Uganda. – Conservation Letters11: e12387.
  • Greer, G., Humle, T., Kormos, R., H. S. Kühl, Macfie, E. J., Maisels, F. & et al. (2018): Great Apes Status Report (August 2018).
  • Hedwig, D., Kienast, I., Bonnet, M., Curran, B. K., Courage, A., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S. & T. King (2018): A camera trap assessment of the forest mammal community within the transitional savannah‐forest mosaic of the Batéké Plateau National Park, Gabon. – African Journal of Ecology 56: 777—790.
  • Hernandez‐Rodriguez, J., Arandjelovic, M., Lester, J. D., de Filippo, C., Weihmann, A., Meyer, M., Angedakin, S., Casals, F., Navarro, A., Vigilant, L., Kühl, H. S., Langergraber, K. E., Boesch, C. & et al. (2018): The impact of endogenous content, replicates and pooling on genome capture from faecal samples. – Molecular ecology resources 18: 319—333.
  • Junker, J., Kühl, H. S., Orth, L., Smith, R. K. & et al. (2018): 7. primate conservation: 393—446.
  • Marrocoli, S., Gatiso, T. T., Morgan, D., Nielsen, M. R. & H. S. Kühl (2018) Environmental uncertainty and self-monitoring in the commons: A common-pool resource experiment framed around bushmeat hunting in the Republic of Congo. – Ecological Economics 149: 274—284.
  • Oelze, V. M., Wittig, R. M., Lemoine, S., Kühl, H. S. & C. Boesch (2018): Meat eating frequencies in wild chimpanzees-The effect of absolute meat amounts, hunt participation and female reproductive state on the delta N-15 ratios of hair: 192—192.
  • Pereira, J., Stephens, C. R., McCarthy, M. S., Dieguez, P., Kalan, A. K., Maldonado, N., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S. & M. Arandjelovic (2018): Chimp&See: An online citizen science platform for large-scale, remote video camera trap annotation of chimpanzee behaviour, demography and individual identification.
  • Petrovan, S. O., Junker, J., Wordley, C. F. R., Kühl, H. S., Orth, L., Smith, R. K. & W. J. Sutherland (2018): Evidence-based synopsis of interventions, a new tool in primate conservation and research. – International Journal of Primatology 39: 1—4.
  • van Pinxteren, B. O. C. M., Sirianni, G., Gratton, P., Després‐Einspenner, M.-L., Egas, M., Kühl, H. S., Lapuente, J., Meier, A. C. & K. R. L. Janmaat (2018): Sooty mangabeys scavenge on nuts cracked by chimpanzees and red river hogs – An investigation of inter‐specific interactions around tropical nut trees. – American journal of primatology 80: e22895.
  • van Pinxteren, B. O. C. M., Sirianni, G., Gratton, P., Després-Einspenner, M.-L., Egas, M., Kühl, H. S. Lapuente, J., Meier, A. C. & K. R. L. Janmaat (2018): Sooty mangabeys use auditory cues to scavenge on nuts cracked by chimpanzees and red river hogs: An investigation of inter-specific interactions around tropical nut trees. – American Journal of Primatology 80.
  • Strindberg, S., Maisels, F., Williamson, E. A., Blake, S., Stokes, E. J., Aba’a, R., Abitsi, G., Agbor, A., Ambahe, R. D., Bakabana, P. C., Bechem, M., Berlemont, A., de Semboli, B. B., Boundja, P. R., Bout, N., Breuer, T., Campbell, G., de Wachter, P., Akou, M. E., Mba, F. E., Feistner, A. T. C., Fosso, B., Fotso, R., Greer, D., Inkamba-Nkulu, C., Iyenguet, C. F., Jeffery, K. J., Kokangoye, M., Kühl, H. S., Latour, S., Madzoke, B. & et al. (2018): Guns, germs, and trees determine density and distribution of gorillas and chimpanzees in Western Equatorial Africa. – Science advances 4: eaar2964.
  • Tagg, N., McCarthy, M. S., Dieguez, P., Bocksberger, G., Willie, J., Mundry, R., Stewart, F. A., Arandjelovic, M., Widness, J., Landsmann, A., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Ayimisin, E. A., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Corogenes, K., Deschner, T., Dilambaka, E., Eno‐Nku, M., Eshuis, H., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A.-C., Head, J., Hermans, V., Jones, S., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Langergraber, K. E., Lapeyre, V., Lapuente, J., Lee, K. C., Leinert, V., Maretti, G., Marrocoli, S., Meier, A., Nicholl. S., Normand, E., Ormsby, L. J., Piel, A., Orume, R., Sommer, V., Heegde, M. T., Tickle, A., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., van Leeuwe, H., Vergnes, V., Wessling, E. G., Wittig, R. M., Zuberbuehler, K., Kühl, H. S. & C. Boesch (2018): Nocturnal activity in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes): Evidence for flexible sleeping patterns and insights into human evolution. – American Journal of Physical Anthropology 166: 510—529.
  • Morgan, D., Mundry, R., Sanz, C. M., Ayina, C. E., Strindberg, S., Lonsdorf, E. & H. S. Kühl (2018): African apes coexisting with logging: comparing chimpanzee (Pan Troglodytes troglodytes) and gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) resource needs and responses to forestry activities. – Biological Conservation 218: 277—286.
  • Voigt, M., Wich, S. A., Ancrenaz, M., Meijaard, E., Abram, N., Banes, G. L., Campbell-Smith, G., d’Arcy, L. J., Delgado, R. A., Erman, A., Gaveau, D., Goossens, B., Heinicke, S., Houghton, M., Husson, S. J., Leiman, A., Sanchez, K. L., Makinuddin, N., Marshall, A. J., Meididit, A., Miettinen, J., Mundry, R., Nurcahyo, A., Odom, K., Panda, A., Prasetyo, D., Priadjati, A., Rafiastanto, A., Russon, A. E., Santika, T., Sihite, J., Spehar, S., Struebig, M., Sulbaran-Romero, E., Tjiu, A., Wells, J., Wilson, K. A. & H. S. Kühl (2018): Global demand for natural resources eliminated more than 100,000 Bornean orangutans. – Current Biology 28: 761—769. e5.
  • Wessling, E. G., Deschner, T., Mundry, R., Pruetz, J. D., Wittig, R. M. & H. S. Kühl (2018): Seasonal Variation in Physiology Challenges the Notion of Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus) as a Forest-Adapted Species. – Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 6: 60.
  • Wessling, E. G., Kühl, H. S., Mundry, R., Deschner, T. & J. D. Pruetz (2018): The costs of living at the edge: Seasonal stress in wild savanna-dwelling chimpanzees. – Journal of Human Evolution 121: 1—11.

2017

  • Boesch, C., Kalan, A. K., Agbor, A., Arandjelovic, M., Dieguez, P., Lapeyre, V. & H. S. Kühl (2017): Chimpanzees routinely fish for algae with tools during the dry season in Bakoun, Guinea. – American Journal of Primatology 79: e22613.
  • Boesch L., Mundry, R., Kühl, H. S. & R. Berger (2017): Wild mammals as economic goods and implications for their conservation. – Ecology and Society 22.
  • Crunchant, A-S., Egerer, M., Loos, A., Burghardt, T., Zuberbühler, K., Corogenes, K., Leinert, V., Kulik, L. & H. S. Kühl (2017): Automated face detection for occurrence and occupancy estimation in chimpanzees. – American journal of primatology 79: e22627.
  • Deschner, T., Arandjelovic, M. & H. S. Kühl (2017): Collecting biologically relevant information: DNA to population density. – American Psychological Association.
  • Després‐Einspenner, M.-L., Howe, E. J., Drapeau, P. & H. S. Kühl (2017): An empirical evaluation of camera trapping and spatially explicit capture‐recapture models for estimating chimpanzee density. – American Journal of Primatology79: e22647.
  • Estienne, V., Mundry, R., Kühl, H. S. & C. Boesch (2017): Exploitation of underground bee nests by three sympatric consumers in Loango National Park, Gabon Biotropica 49: 101—109.
  • Gratton, P., Marta, S., Bocksberger, G., Winter, M., Trucchi, E. & H. S. Kühl (2017): A world of sequences: can we use georeferenced nucleotide databases for a robust automated phylogeography? – Journal of Biogeography 44: 475—486.
  • Gratton, P., Marta, S., Bocksberger, G., Winter, M., Keil, P., Trucchi, E. & H. S. Kühl (2017): Which latitudinal gradients for genetic diversity? Band.32: 724—726.
  • Rodríguez, J. H., Arandjelovic, M., Lester, J. D., de Filippo, C., Weihmann, A., Meyer, M., Angedakin, S., Casals, F., Navarro, A., Vigilant, L., Kühl, H. S., Langergraber, K. E., C. Boesch & et al. (2017): Evaluating the performance and replicability of fecal DNA targeted sequencing. F1000Research 6.
  • Hoffmann, C., Zimmermann, F., Biek, R., Kühl, H. S., Nowak, K., Mundry, R. & et al. (2017): Persistent anthrax as a major driver of wildlife mortality in a tropical rainforest. – Nature 548: 82—86.
  • Howe, E. J., Buckland, S. T., Després‐Einspenner, M.-L. & H. S. Kühl (2017): Distance sampling with camera traps. – Methods in Ecology and Evolution 18: 1558—1565.
  • Junker, J., Kühl, H. S., Orth, L., Smith, R. K. & et al. (2017): Primate conservation: Global evidence for the effects of interventions. – University of Cambridge.
  • Kühl, H. S., Sop, T., Williamson, E. A. & et al. (2017): The Critically Endangered western chimpanzee declines by 80%. – American Journal of Primatology 79: e22681.
  • Ordaz-Németh, I., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, L., Gatiso, T. T., Grimes, T., Kühl, H. S., Lormie, M., Stephens, C. R & et al. (2017): The socio-economic drivers of bushmeat consumption during the West African Ebola crisis. – PLoS neglected tropical diseases 11: e0005450.
  • Santika, T., Ancrenaz, M., Wilson, K. A., Spehar, S., Abram, N., Banes, G. L., Campbell-Smith, G., Curran, L., d’Arcy, L. J., Delgado, R. A., Erman, A., Goossens, B., Hartanto, H., Houghton, M., Husson, S. J., Kühl, H. S., Lackman, I., Leiman, A. & et al. (2017): First integrative trend analysis for a great ape species in Borneo. – Scientific Reports 7: 1—16.
  • Tehoda, P., Vendras, E., Welsh, A., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S. & E. Danquah (2017): First photographic records of Ghana’s elusive Western chimpanzee and its conservation status in southwestern Ghana. IUCN.
  • Wessling, E. G., Kühl, H. S., Deschner, T., Mundry, R. & J. D. Pruetz (2017): Seasonal variation in indicators of climatic and ecological stress in savannah-dwelling chimpanzees: 113.

2016

  • Arandjelovic, M., Stephens, C. R, McCarthy, M. S., Dieguez, P., Kalan, A. K., Maldonado, N., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2016): Chimp&See: An online citizen science platform for large-scale, remote video camera trap annotation of chimpanzee behaviour, demography and individual identification. – PeerJ Preprints.
  • Cameron, K. N., Reed, P., Morgan, D. B., Ondzié, A., Sanz, C. M., Kühl, H. S., Olson, S. H., Leroy, E. & et al. (2016): Spatial and temporal dynamics of a mortality event among Central African great apes. PLoS One 11: e0154505.
  • Freytag, A., Rodner, E., Simon, M., Loos, A., Kühl, H. S. & J. Denzler (2016): Chimpanzee faces in the wild: Log-euclidean CNNs for predicting identities and attributes of primates. – German conference on pattern recognition: 51—63.
  • Fruth, B., Hickey, J. R., Andre, C., Furuichi, T., Hart, J., Hart, T., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Nackoney, J. & et al. (2016): Pan paniscus. – IUCN
  • Funwi-Gabga, N., Cheyne, S. M., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Wich, S. A. & E. A. Williamson (2016): Abundance annex: Ape population abundance estimates.
  • Imong, I. S., Kühl, H. S., Robbins, M. M. & R. Mundry (2016): Evaluating the potential effectiveness of alternative management scenarios in ape habitat. – Environmental conservation 43: 161—171.
  • Kalan, A. K., Piel, A. K., Mundry, R., Wittig, R. M., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2016): Passive acoustic monitoring reveals group ranging and territory use: a case study of wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). – Frontiers in zoology13: 1—11.
  • Kühl, H. S., Kalan, A. K., Arandjelovic, M. & (2016): Chimpanzee accumulative stone throwing. – Scientific Reports 6: 1—8.
  • De Manuel, M., Kuhlwilm, M., Frandsen, P., Sousa, V. C., Desai, T., Prado-Martinez, J., Hernandez-Rodriguez, J., Dupanloup, I., Lao, O., Hallast, P., Schmidt, J. M., Heredia-Genestar, J. M., Benazzo, A., Barbujani, G., Peter, B. M., Kuderna, L. F. K., Casals, F., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S., Vigilant, L., Langergraber, K. E. & et al. 2016): Chimpanzee genomic diversity reveals ancient admixture with bonobos. – Science 354: 477—481.
  • Oelze, V. M., Fahy, G., Hohmann, G., Robbins, M. M., Leinert, V., Lee, K. C., Eshuis, H., Seiler, N., Wessling, E. G., Head, J., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2016): Comparative isotope ecology of African great apes. – Journal of Human Evolution 101: 1—16.
  • Serckx, A., Huynen, M.-C., Beudels‐Jamar, R. C., Vimond, M., Bogaert, J. & H. S. Kühl (2016): Bonobo nest site selection and the importance of predictor scales in primate ecology American Journal of Primatology 78: 1326—1343.
  • Wich, S. A., Singleton, I., Nowak, M. G., Atmoko, S. S. U., Nisam, G., Arif, S. M., Putra, R. H., Ardi, R., Fredriksson, G., Usher, G., Gaveau, D. & H. S. Kühl (2016): Land-cover changes predict steep declines for the Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii). – Science advances 2: e1500789.

2015

  • Van Andel, A. C., Wich, S. A., Boesch, C., Koh, L. P., Robbins, M. M., Kelly, J. & H. S. Kühl (2015): Locating chimpanzee nests and identifying fruiting trees with an unmanned aerial vehicle. – American journal of primatology 77: 1122—1134.
  • Brncic, T., Amarasekaran, B., McKenna. A., Mundry, R. & H. S. Kühl (2015): Large mammal diversity and their conservation in the human-dominated land-use mosaic of Sierra Leone. – Biodiversity and conservation 24: 2417—2438.
  • Hicks, T. C., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S., Roessingh, P. & S. B. J. Menken (2015): Chimpanzee tool use in northern DR Congo is not tied to abundance of insect prey. 296.
  • Heinicke, S., Kalan, A. K., Wagner, O. J. J., Mundry, R., Lukashevich, H. & H. S. Kühl (2015): Assessing the performance of a semi‐automated acoustic monitoring system for primates. – Methods in Ecology and Evolution 6: 753—763.
  • Junker, J., Boesch, C., Freeman, T., Mundry, R., Stephens, C. R & H. S. Kühl (2015): Integrating wildlife conservation with conflicting economic land-use goals in a West African biodiversity hotspot. – Basic and Applied Ecology 16: 690—702.
  • Junker, J., Boesch, C., Mundry, R., Stephens, C. R, Lormie, M., Tweh. C. & H. S. Kühl (2015): Education and access to fish but not economic development predict chimpanzee and mammal occurrence in West Africa. – Biological Conservation 182: 27—35.
  • Kalan, A. K., Mundry, R., Wagner, O. J. J., Heinicke, S., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2015): Towards the automated detection and occupancy estimation of primates using passive acoustic monitoring. – Ecological Indicators 54: 217—226.
  • Saéz, A. M., Weiss, S., Nowak, K., Lapeyre, V., Zimmermann, F., Düx, A., Kühl, H. S., Kaba M., Regnaut, S. & et al. (2015): Investigating the zoonotic origin of the West African Ebola epidemic. – EMBO molecular medicine 7: 17—23.
  • Serckx, A., Kühl, H. S., Beudels‐Jamar, R. C., Poncin, P. & et al. (2015): Feeding ecology of bonobos living in forest‐savannah mosaics: Diet seasonal variation and importance of fallback foods. – American Journal of Primatology 77: 948—962.
  • Tweh, C. G., Lormie, M., Kouakou, Y. C., Hillers, A., Kühl, H. S. & J. Junker (2015): Conservation status of chimpanzees Pan troglodytes verus and other large mammals in Liberia: a nationwide survey. – Oryx 49: 710—718.
  • Wessling, E. G., Kühl, H. S., Deschner, T. & J. D. Pruetz (2015): Constraints associated with living in a savannah-woodland environment: Seasonal stress patterns in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus) at Fongoli, Senegal. 380.

2014

  • Fünfstück, T., Arandjelovic, M., Morgan, D. B., Sanz, C. M., Breuer, T., Stokes, E. J., Reed, P., Olson, S. H., Cameron, K. N., Ondzie, A., Peeters, M., Kühl, H. S., Cipolletta, C., Todd, A. & et al. (2014): The genetic population structure of wild western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) living in continuous rain forest. – American Journal of Primatology 76: 868—878.
  • Funwi-Gabga, N., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Cheyne, S. M. & et al. (2014): Situation des grands singes en Afrique et en Asie. 299—327.
  • Funwi-Gabga, N., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Cheyne, S. M. & et al. (2014): The status of apes across Africa and Asia. 252—277.
  • Hicks, T. C., Tranquilli, S., Kühl, H. S., Campbell, G., Swinkels, J. & et al. (2014): Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence: discovery of a large, continuous population of Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii in the Central Uele region of northern DRC. – Biological Conservation 171: 107—113.
  • Imong, I. S., Robbins, M. M., Mundry, R., Bergl, R. A. & H. S. Kühl (2014): Distinguishing ecological constraints from human activity in species range fragmentation: the case of C ross R iver gorillas. – Animal Conservation17: 323—331.
  • Imong, I. S., Robbins, M. M., Mundry, R., Bergl, R. A. & H. S. Kühl (2014): Informing conservation management about structural versus functional connectivity: A case‐study of Cross River gorillas. – American Journal of Primatology 76: 978—988.
  • Roy, J., Vigilant, L., Gray, M., Wright, E., Kato, R., Kabano, P., Basabose, A., Tibenda, E., Kühl, H. S. & M. M. Robbins (2014): Challenges in the use of genetic mark-recapture to estimate the population size of Bwindi mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei). – Biological Conservation 180: 249—261.
  • Serckx, A., Huynen, M.-C., Bastin, J.-F., Hambuckers, A., Beudels-Jamar, R. C., Vimond, M., Raynaud, E. & H. S. Kühl (2014): Nest grouping patterns of bonobos (Pan paniscus) in relation to fruit availability in a forest-savannah mosaic. – PloS one 9: e93742.
  • Tranquilli, S., Abedi-Lartey, M., Abernethy, K., Amsini, F., Asamoah, A., Balangtaa, C., Blake, S., Bouanga, E., Breuer, T., Brncic, T., Campbell, G., Chancellor, R., Chapman, C. A., Davenport, T. R. B., Dunn, A., Dupain, J., Ekobo, A., Eno-Nku, M., Etoga, G., Furuichi, T., Gatti, S., Ghiurghi, A., Hashimoto, C., Hart, J. A., Head, J., Hega, M., Herbinger, I., Hicks, T. C., Holbech, L. H., Huijbregts, B., Kühl, H. S., & et al. (2014): Protected areas in tropical Africa: assessing threats and conservation activities. – PloS one 9: e114154.
  • Wich, S. A., Garcia-Ulloa, J., Kühl, H. S., Humle, T., Lee, J. S. H. & L. P. Koh (2014): Will oil palm’s homecoming spell doom for Africa’s great apes? – Current Biology 24: 1659—1663.

2013

  • Calvignac‐Spencer, S., Merkel, K., Kutzner, N., Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Kappeler, P. M. & et al. (2013): Carrion fly‐derived DNA as a tool for comprehensive and cost‐effective assessment of mammalian biodiversity. – Molecular ecology 22: 915—924.
  • Corogenes, K., Arandjelovic, M., Kühl, H. S., Mayanja, G., Zuberbuehler, K. & C. Boesch (2013): Pan African programme: Ecological influences on culture. Konferenz. – American journal of ptimatology: 84—84.
  • N’Goran, K. P., Kouakou, Y. C., N’Goran, E. K., Konaté, S., Herbinger, I., Yapi, F. A., Kühl, H. S. & C. Boesch (2013): Chimpanzee conservation status in the world heritage site Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. – International Journal of Innovation and Applied Studies 3: 326—336.
  • Head, J., Boesch, C., Robbins, M. M., Rabanal, L. I., Makaga, L. & H. S. Kühl (2013): Effective sociodemographic population assessment of elusive species in ecology and conservation management. – Ecology and Evolution 3: 2903—2916.
  • Hickey, J. R., Nackoney, J., Nibbelink, N. P., Blake, S., Bonyenge, A., Coxe, S. J., Dupain, J., Emetshu, M., Furuichi, T., Grossmann, F., Guislain, P., Hart, J., Hashimoto, C., Ikembelo, B., Ilambu, O., Inogwabini, B.-I., Liengola, I., Lokasola, A. L., Lushimba, A., Maisels, F., Masselink, J., Mbenzo, V., Mulavwa, N. M., Naky, P., Ndunda, N. M., Nkumu. P., Omasombo, V., Reinartz, G. E., Rose, R., Sakamaki, T., Strindberg, S., Takemoto, H., Vosper, A. & H. S. Kühl (2013): Human proximity and habitat fragmentation are key drivers of the rangewide bonobo distribution. – Biodiversity and Conservation 23: 3085—3104.
  • Hicks, T. C., Tranquilli, S., Kühl, H. S., Campbell, G.,  Swinkels, J. & et al. (2013): A large, continuous, and stable population of Eastern Chimpanzees inhabits the forest of Northern DR Congo. – Folia Primatologica 84: 286—287.
  • Kühl, H. S. & T. Burghardt (2013): Animal biometrics: quantifying and detecting phenotypic appearance. – Trends in ecology & evolution 28: 432—441.
  • Kühl, H. S. & T. Burghardt (2013): Fractal Representation and Recognition for Animal Biometrics. – Trends in Ecology and Evolution: 500—501
  • Murai, M., Ruffler, H., Berlemont, A., Campbell, G., Esono, F., Agbor, A., Mbomio, D., Nze, A. E. A. & H. S. Kühl (2013): Priority areas for large mammal conservation in Equatorial Guinea. – PloS one 8: e75024.
  • Serckx, A., Huynen, M.-C., Wright, E., Bogaert, J., Mundry, R. & H. S. Kühl (2013): Optimizing scale search in species distribution models. Folia Primatologica. – International Journal of Primatology 84.

2012

  • Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Campbell, G., Head, J., Hohmann, G., Junker, J., Kouakou, Y. C., Kühl, H. S., Leendertz, F. H., Leinert, V. & et al. (2012): Pan African Programme. The cultured chimpanzee. Guidelines for research and data collection. – Max Planck Gesellschaft. Wild Chimpanzee Foundation.
  • Campbell, G., Junker, J., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2012): Global APES status report.
  • Campbell, G., Junker, J., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2012): Global APES status report. A report with information from the APES project
  • N’Goran, K. P., Boesch, C., Mundry, R., N’Goran, E. K., Herbinger, I., Yapi, F. A. & H. S. Kühl (2012): Hunting, law enforcement, and African primate conservation. – Conservation Biology 26: 565—571.
  • Junker, J., Blake, S., Boesch, C., Campbell, G., du Toit, L., Duvall, C. S., Ekobo, A., Etoga, G., Galat-Luong, A., Gamys, J,, Ganas‐Swaray, J., Gatti, S., Ghiurghi, A., Granier, N., Hart, J., Head, J., Herbinger, I., Hicks, T. C., Huijbregts, B., Imong, I. S., Kuempel, N., Lahm, S., Lindsell, J., Maisels, F., McLennan, M., Martinez, L., Morgan, B., Morgan, D., Mulindahabi, F., Mundry, R., N’Goran, K. P., Normand, E., Ntongho, A., Okon, D. T., Petre, C.-A., Plumptre, A. J., Rainey, H., Regnaut, S., Sanz, C. M., Stokes, E. J., Tondossama, A., Tranquilli, S., Sunderland-Groves, J., Walsh, P. D., Warren, Y., Williamson, E. A. & H. S. Kühl (2012): Recent decline in suitable environmental conditions for A frican great apes. – Diversity and Distributions 18: 1077—1091.
  • Kühl, H. S., N’Guessan, A., Riedel, J. & et al. (2012): The effect of climate fluctuation on chimpanzee birth sex ratio. – PLoS One7: e35610.
  • Tranquilli, S., Abedi‐Lartey, M., Amsini, F., Arranz, A., Asamoah, A., Babafemi, O., Barakabuye, N., Campbell, G., Chancellor, R., Davenport, T. R. B, Dunn, A., Dupain, J., Ellis, C., Etoga, G., Furuichi, T., Gatti, S., Ghiurghi, A., Greengrass, E., Hashimoto, C., Hart, J., Herbinger, I., Hicks, T. C., Holbech, L. H., Huijbregts, B., Imong, I. S., Kumpel, N., Maisels, F., Marshall, P., Nixon, S., Normand, E., Nziguyimpa, L., Nzooh‐Dogmo, Z., Okon, D. T., Plumptre, A. J., Rundus, A., Sunderland-Groves, J., Todd, A., Warren, Y., Mundry, R., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2012): Lack of conservation effort rapidly increases African great ape extinction risk. – Conservation Letters 5: 48—55.
  • Wich, S. A., Fredriksson, G., Usher, G., Peters, H. H., Priatna, D., Basalamah, F., Susanto, W. & H. S. Kühl (2012): Hunting of Sumatran orang-utans and its importance in determining distribution and density. – Biological Conservation146: 163—169.

2011

  • Ancrenaz, M., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F. & E. A. Williamson (2011): Panduan Survei dan Pemantauan Populasi Kera Besar. – IUCN: International Union for Conservation of Nature.
  • Campbell, G., Boesch, C., Mundry, R. & H. S. Kühl (2011): Remotely Monitoring Chimpanzee Populations. Konferenz. – Folia primatologica 82: 350.
  • Campbell, G., Kühl, H. S., Diarrassouba, A., N’Goran, K. P. & C. Boesch (2011): Long-term research sites as refugia for threatened and over-harvested species. – Biology letters 7: 723—726.
  • Hoppe‐Dominik, B., Kühl, H. S., Radl, G. & F. Fischer (2011): Long‐term monitoring of large rainforest mammals in the biosphere reserve of Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. – African Journal of ecology 49: 450—458.
  • Hickey, J. R., Nackoney, J., Rose, R. & H. S. Kühl: 14—18 January 2011 Cercle elaïs kinshasa Democratic Republic of Congo.
  • Kouakou, Y. C., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2011): Identifying hotspots of chimpanzee group activity from transect surveys in Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire Journal of Tropical Ecology 27: 621—630.
  • Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Ancrenaz, M. & E. A. Williamson (2011): Panduan survei dan pemantauan populasi kera besar. – IUCN: International Union for Conservation of Nature.

2010

  • Ancrenaz, M., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F. & E. A. Williamson (2010): Panduan Amalan Terbaik Survei dan Pemantauan Populasi Kera Besar. – IUCN: International Union for Conservation of Nature.
  • Arandjelovic, M., Head, J., Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Robbins, M. M. & et al. 2010): Effective non-invasive genetic monitoring of multiple wild western gorilla groups. – Biological Conservation 143: 1780—1791.
  • Loos, A. & H. S. Kühl (2010): SAISBECO-a semi-automated audiovisual species and individual identification system for behavioral ecological research and conservation. Konferenz. Crossing Borders within the ABC: Automation, Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science 55: 896—901.
  • Spehar, S., Mathewson, P. D., Nuzuar, Wich, S. A., Marshall, A. J., Kühl, H. S., Nardiyono & E. Meijaard (2010): Estimating orangutan densities using the standing crop and marked nest count methods: Lessons learned for conservation. Biotropica 42: 748—757.
  • Rabanal, L. I., Kühl, H. S., Mundry, R., Robbins, M. M. & C. Boesch (2010): Oil prospecting and its impact on large rainforest mammals in Loango National Park, Gabon. – Biological Conservation 143: 1017—1024.

2009

  • Ancrenaz, M., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F. & E. A. Williamson (2009): Lignes directrices pour de meilleures pratiques en matière d’inventaire et de suivi des populations de grands singes. – UCN: International Union for Conservation of Nature.
  • Junglen, S., Kurth, A., Kühl, H. S., Quan, P.-L., Ellerbrok, H. & et al. (2009): Examining landscape factors influencing relative distribution of mosquito genera and frequency of virus infection. – Ecohealth 6: 239—249.
  • Junker, J., N’Goran, K. P., Kouakou, Y. C. & H. S. Kühl (2009): Field guide. Survey training workshop Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire, February/March 2009.
  • Junker, J., Kouakou, Y. C. & H. S. Kühl (2009): Biomonitoring Guide–Survey Training Workshop Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire, February/March.
  • Kouakou, Y. C., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2009): Estimating chimpanzee population size with nest counts: validating methods in Taï National Park. American Journal of Primatology: – Official Journal of the American Society of Primatologists 71: 447—457.
  • Kühl, H. S., Nzeingui, C., Yeno, S. L. D. & et al. (2009): Discriminating between village and commercial hunting of apes. – Biological Conservation 142: 1500—1506.

2008

  • Ancrenaz, M., Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F. & E. A. Williamson (2008): Best practice guidelines for surveys and monitoring of great ape populations. – IUCN: International Union for Conservation of Nature.
  • Campbell, G., Kühl, H. S., N’Goran, K. P. & C. Boesch (2008): Alarming decline of West African chimpanzees in Côte d’Ivoire. – Current Biology 18: R903—R904.
  • Köndgen, S., Kühl, H. S., N’Goran, K. P., Walsh, P. D. & et al. (2008): Pandemic Human Viruses Cause Decline of Endangered Great Apes. – Current Biology 18: 260—264.
  • Kühl, H. S. (2008): Best practice guidelines for the surveys and monitoring of great ape populations. – IUCN: International Union for Conservation of Nature.
  • Kühl, H. S. (2008): Wild chimpanzee and gorilla density: Predictor variables, efficient estimation, and disease dynamic consequences. – Universität Leipzig.
  • Kühl, H. S., Elzner, C., Moebius, Y. & et al. (2008): The price of play: self-organized infant mortality cycles in chimpanzees. – PLoS One: e2440.
  • Kühl, H. S., Maisels, F., Ancrenaz, M. & E. A. Williamson (2008): Lignes directrices pour de meilleures pratiques en matière d’inventaire et de suivi des populations de grands singes 36.
  • Todd, A., Kühl, H. S., Cipolletta, C. & Walsh, P. D. (2008): Using dung to estimate gorilla density: modeling dung production rate. – International Journal of Primatology 29: 549—563.
  • Walsh, P. D., Moebius, Y., Boesch, C. & H. S. Kühl (2008): COS 69-4: Chimpanzee infant mortality cycles are self-organized and critical. -The 93rd ESA Annual Meeting.

2007

  • Kühl, H. S., Todd, A., Boesch, C., Walsh, P. D. (2007): Manipulating decay & time for efficient large‐mammal density estimation: gorillas and dung height. – Ecological Applications 17: 2403—2414.
  • Kühl, H. S., Williamson, E. A., Sanz, C. M. & et al. (2007): Launch of APES database. – Gorilla Journal 34: 20—21.

2002

  • Wimmer, R., Kühl, H. S., Röttger, S. & W. Schempp (2002): Comparative mapping of CDY and DAZ in higher. – Cytogenetic and genome research 96. 287—289.

2001

  • Kühl, H. S., Röttger, S., Heilbronner. H. & et al. (2001): Loss of the Y chromosomal PAR2-region in four familial cases of satellited Y chromosomes (Yqs). – Chromosome Research 9: 215—222.
Paul Lippitsch
Paul Lippitsch
PhD student, Scientific Assistant
Donna-Isabella Steeg
Volunteer Ecological Year
Dr. Markus Ritz
Markus Ritz
Scientific Assistant
Ing. Bc.  Lukáš Žák
Scientific Assistant
Hermann Ansorge
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hermann Ansorge
Honorary staff member

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hermann Ansorge

Biologist
born 1955 in Halle/Saale

1975-1980: Study of biology (zoology, terrestrial ecology) at the Department of Biological Sciences of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (Diploma topic „Ökologische Untersuchungen an Singvögeln im Rauchschadensgebiet Dübener Heide“ (Ecological investigations on passerine birds in the pollution damage area Düben Heath)

1980-1985: Scientific assistant at the State Museum of Natural History Görlitz

1985: Appointment to the curator of vertebrates at the State Museum of Natural History Görlitz

1990: PhD from the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg on the topic „Zur intraspezifischen Variabilität des Rotfuchses Vulpes vulpes (Linné, 1758) in der Oberlausitz“ (On the intraspecific variability of the red fox Vulpes vulpes (Linné, 1758) in Upper Lusatia)

1990-2005: Head curator of General Zoology at the State Museum of Natural History Görlitz

since 1997: Teaching at the University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz in the course “Ecology and environmental protection”

2004: Senior Fellow at the Collegium Pontes 2004 Görlitz-Wroclaw-Praha, team „Population biology“

since 2005: Honorary professor at the University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz

2005-2008: Managing secretary of the German Society of Mammalogy (DGS)

since 2008: Teaching at the International Institute (IHI) Zittau in the course “Biotechnology and applied ecology”

since 2009: Head of the Department of Zoology at the Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz

2009-2016: Vice president of the German Society of Mammalogy (DGS)

since 2014: Teaching at the Dresden University of Technology / IHI Zittau / Senckenberg Görlitz in the course „Biodiversity and Collection Management“

2015: Honorary doctorate (Dr. h.c.) from the National University of Mongolia Ulaanbaatar

Since 2016: Professor of Systematic Zoology (Vertebrates) at the Dresden University of Technology

Field work, university teaching and research visits especially in Mongolia (1978, 1982, 2002 and since 2005 yearly expeditions, summer schools und university partnerships)

since 2021: Honorary staff member at the Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz

Maria Jähde
PhD student, Voluntary employee
Carina Wagner
Carina Wagner
PhD student
Klaus Hertweck
Susan Lippitsch
PhD student, Voluntary employee
Lukáš Žák
Sven Büchner
Voluntary employee
Klaus Hertweck
Voluntary employee
Dieter Striese
Dieter Striese
Voluntary employee
Michael Striese
Michael Striese
Voluntary employee