Team

Head of Department

AndreFreiwald
Prof. Dr.  André Freiwald
Direktor Senckenberg am Meer; Abteilungsleiter Meeresforschung; Fachgebietsleiter Meeresgeologie

Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang
1983-1988    Studium der Geologie / Paläontologie und Zoologie an der Universität Kiel
1989               Abschluß Diplom
1989-1993    Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am GEOMAR in Kiel
1993               Promotion an der Universität Kiel
1993-1999    Wissenschaftlicher Angestellter im FB Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen
1999               Habilitation an der Universität Bremen mit venia legendi für Paläontologie und Geologie
2000               DFG-Heisenberg Stipendium
2000-2002    C3 Professur für Invertebratenpaläontologie an der Universität Tübingen
2002-2010    C4 Professur für Paläontologie an der Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
Seit 2010       Abteilungsleiter Meeresforschung, Senckenberg am Meer in Wilhelmshaven und
                        W3 Professur Meeresgeologie an der Universität Bremen

Sonstiges
2000-2003    Koordinator des EU-FP5-Projektes „Atlantic Coral Ecosystem Study“ (ACES)
2001-2006    Mitglied der DFG Senatskommission für Ozeanographie
2004-2008    Mitglied des DFG Fachkollegiums Geologie-Paläontologie
Seit 2004       Herausgeber des ISI Journals FACIES gemeinsam mit Springer
2005-2010    Herausgeber der Springer Buchserie „Erlangen Earth Conference Series“
Seit 2005       Editorial Board Mitglied bei Geo Marine Letters und Geologia Croatia
2008-2011    Sprecher des DFG Geoforums (FK 314, FK 315, FK 316)

—2013—
 
Marali S, Wisshak M,  López Correa M, Freiwald A (2013) Skeletal microstructure and stable isotope signature of three bathyal solitary cold-water corals from the Azores. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 373: 35-38.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.06.017

—2012—
 
Addamo AM, Reimer JD, Taviani M, Freiwald A, Machordom A (2012) Desmophyllum dianthus (Esper, 1794) in the scleractinian phylogeny and its intraspecific diversity. Plos One 7: e50215.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0050215

Fink HG, Wienberg C, Hebbeln D, McGregor HV, Schmiedl G, Taviani M, Freiwald A (2012) Oxygen control on Holocene cold-water coral development in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. Deep-Sea Research Part I 62: 89-96.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2011.12.013

Joseph N, López Correa M, Schönfeld J, Rüggeberg A, Freiwald A (2012) Subarctic Holocene climatic and oceanographic variability in Stjernsund, Northern Norway: evidence from benthic foraminifera and stable isotopes. Boreas (online 2012).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1502-3885.2012.00303.x

López Correa M, Montagna P, Joseph N, Rüggeberg A, Fietzke J, Flögel S, Dorschel B, Goldstein SL, Wheeler A, Freiwald A (2012) Preboreal onset of Norwegian cold-water coral growth beyond the Arctic Circle revealed by radiocarbon and U-series dating and neodymium isotopes. Quaternary Science Reviews 34: 24-43.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.12.005

McCulloch M, Trotter J, Montagna P, Falter J, Dunbar R, Freiwald A, Försterra G, López Correa M, Maier C, Rüggeberg A, Taviani M (2012) Resilience of cold-water scleractinian corals to ocean acidification: Boron isotopic systematics of pH and saturation state up-regulation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 87: 21-34.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.03.027

Teichert S, Woelkerling W, Rüggeberg A, Wisshak M, Piepenburg D, Meyerhöfer M, Form A, Büdenbender J and Freiwald A (2012) Rhodolith beds (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) and their physical and biological environment at 80°31’N in Nordkappbukta (Nordaustlandet, Svalbard Archipelago, Norway). Phycologia 51: 371-390.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2216/11-76.1

—2011—

 Eisele M, Frank N, Wienberg C, Hebbeln D, López Correa M, Douville E, Freiwald A (2011) Productivity controlled cold-water coral growth periods during the last glacial off Mauritania. Marine Geology 280: 143-149.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2010.12.007

Frank N, Freiwald A, López Correa M, Eisele M, Hebbeln D, Wienberg C, van Rooij D, Henriet J P, Colin C, van Weering TCE, de Haas H, Buhl Mortensen P, Roberts M, de Mol B, Douville E, Blamart D, Hatte C (2011) Northeastern Atlantic cold water coral reefs and climate. Geology 39: 743-746. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G31825.1

Kuechler RR, Birgel D, Kiel S, Freiwald A, Goedert J, Thiel V, Peckmann J (2011) Miocene methane-derived carbonates from southwestern Washington, USA and a model for silification at seeps. Lethaia 45: 259-273. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1502-3931.2011.00280.x

Rüggeberg A, Flögel S, Dullo W-C, Hissmann K, Freiwald A (2011) Water mass characteristics and sill dynamics in a subpolar cold-water coral reef setting at Stjernsund, northern Norway. Marine Geology 282: 5-12.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2011.07.017

Schönfeld J, Dullo W-C, Pfannkuche O, Freiwald A, Rüggeberg A, Schmidt S, Weston J (2011) Recent benthic foraminiferal assemblages from cold-water coral mounds in the Porcupine Seabight. Facies 57: 187-213.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-010-0234-0

Wisshak M, Tribollet A, Golubic S, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2011) Temperate bioerosion: Ichno- and biodiversity from intertidal to bathyal depths (Azores). Geobiology 9: 492-520.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1472-4669.2011.00299

—2010—

 Beuck L, Freiwald A, Taviani M (2010) Spatiotemporal bioerosion patterns in deep-water scleractinians from off Santa Maria di Leuca (Apulia, Ionian Sea). Deep-Sea Research II 57: 458-470. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2009.08.019

Copard K, Colin C, Douville E, Freiwald A, Gudmundsson G, De Mol B, Frank N (2010) Nd isotopes in deep-sea corals in the North-eastern Atlantic. Quaternary Science Reviews 29: 2499-2508.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.05.025

Heindel K, Titschack J, Dorschel B, Huvenne VAI, Freiwald A (2010) The sediment composition and predictive mapping of facies on the Propeller Mound – A cold-water coral mound (Porcupine Seabight, NE Atlantic). Continental Shelf Research 30: 1814-1829.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2010.08.007

Westphal H, Halfar J, Freiwald A (2010) Heterozoan carbonates in subtropical to tropical settings in the present and in the past. International Journal of Earth Sciences 99 Supplement 1: S153-S169.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00531-010-0563-9

Wisshak M, Form A, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2010) Temperate carbonate cycling and water mass properties from intertidal to bathyal depths (Azores). Biogeosciences 7: 3279-2396. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-7-2379-2010.

—2009—

Freiwald A, Beuck L, Rüggeberg A, Taviani M, Hebbeln D (2009) The white coral community in the central Mediterranean Sea revealed by ROV surveys. Oceanography 22: 58-74.

Taviani M, Angeletti L, Dimech M, Mifsud C, Freiwald A, Harasewych MG, Oliverio M (2009) Coralliophilinae (Gastropoda: Muricidae) associated with deep-water coral banks in the Mediterranean. The Nautilus 123: 106-112.

Titschack J, Radtke U, Freiwald A (2009) Dating and characterization of polymorphic transformation of aragonite to calcite in Pleistocene bivalves from Rhodes (Greece) by combined shell microstructure, stable isotope, and electron spin resonance study. Journal of Sedimentary Research 79: 332-346.

Titschack J, Thierens M, Dorschel B, Schulbert C, Freiwald A, Kano A, Takashima C, Kawagoe N, Li X, party aIEs (2009) Carbonate budget of a cold-water coral mound (Challenger Mound, IODP Exp. 307). Marine Geology 259: 36-46.

Weaver PPE, Boetius A, Danovaro R, Freiwald A, Gunn V, Heussner S, Morato T, Schewe I, van den Howe S (2009) The future of integrated deep-sea Research in Europe—The HERMIONE Project. Oceanography 22: 177-191.

Wienberg C, Hebbeln D, Fink HG, Mienis F, Dorschel B, Vertino A, López Correa M, Freiwald A (2009) Scleractinian cold-water corals in the Gulf of Cádiz—First clues about their spatial and temporal distribution. Deep-Sea Research I 56: 1873-1893.

Wisshak M, López Correa M, Gofas S, Salas C, Taviani M, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2009) Shell architecture, element composition, and stable isotope signature of the giant deep-sea oyster Neopycnodonte zibrowii sp. n. from the NE Atlantic. Deep-Sea Research I 66: 374-407.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2008.10.002

Wisshak M, López Correa M, Zibrowius H, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2009) Skeletal reorganisation affects geochemical signals, exemplified in the stylasterid hydrocoral Errina dabneyi (Azores Archipelago). Marine Ecology Progress Series 397: 197-208. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08165

Wisshak M, Neumann C, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2009) The ‘living-fossil community’ of the cyrtocrinoid Cyathidium forestiand the deep-sea oyster Neopycnodonte zibrowii (Azores Archipelago). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 271: 77-83. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2008.09.015

Wisshak M, Neumann C, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2009) Reply to the Comment on “The ‘living-fossil community’ of the cyrtocrinoid Cyathidium foresti and the deep-sea oyster Neopycnodonte zibrowii (Azores Archipelago). [Palaeontology, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 271:77-83]”. Palaeontology, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 279:235-236 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2009.05.012

—2008—

Beuck L, Wisshak M, Munnecke A, Freiwald A (2008) A giant boring in a Silurian stromatoporoid analysed by computer tomography. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53: 149-160. 
http://www.app.pan.pl/article/item/app53-149.html

Beuck L, López Correa M, Freiwald A (2008) Biogeographical distribution of Hyrrokkin (Rosalinidae, Foraminifera) and its host-specific morphological and textural trace variability In: Wisshak M, Tapanila L (eds) Current Developments in Bioerosion. Springer, Heidelberg, pp 329-360.

Birgel D, Himmler T, Freiwald A, Peckmann J (2008) A new constraint on the antiquity of anaerobic oxidation of methane: Late Pennsylvanian seep limestones from southern Namibia. Geology 36: 543-546.

Himmler T, Freiwald A, Stollhofen H, Peckmann J (2008) Late Carboniferous hydrocarbon-seep carbonates from the glaciomarine Dwyka Group, southern Namibia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 257: 185-197.

Montagna P, López Correa M, Rüggeberg A, McCulloch M, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Dullo W-C, Ferrier-Pagès C, Freiwald A, Henderson GM, Mazzoli C, Russo S, Silenzi S, Taviani M (2008) Coral Li/Ca in micro-structural domains as a temperature proxy. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 72: A645.

Reveillaud J, Freiwald A, Van Rooij D, Le Guilloux E, Altuna A, Foubert A, Vanreusel A, Olu-Le Roy K, Henriet J-P (2008) The distribution of scleractinian corals in the Bay of Biscay, NE Atlantic. Facies 54: 317-331.

Rüggeberg A, Fietzke J, Liebetrau V, Eisenhauer A, Dullo W-C, Freiwald A (2008) Stable strontium isotopes (d88/86Sr) in cold-water corals— a new proxy for reconstruction of intermediate ocean water temperatures. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 269: 569-574.

Titschack J, Nelson CS, Beck T, Freiwald A (2008) Sedimentary evolution of a Late Pleistocene temperate red algal reef (Coralligène) on Rhodes, Greece: correlation with global sea-level fluctuations. Sedimentology 55: 1747-1776.

Wienberg C, Beuck L, Heidkamp S, Hebbeln D, Freiwald A, Pfannkuche O, Monteys X (2008) Franken Mound: facies and biocoenoses on a newly-discovered “carbonate mound” on the western Rockall Bank, NE Atlantic. Facies 54: 1-24.

—2007—

Kiriakoulakis K, Freiwald A, Fisher E, Wolff GA (2007) Organic matter quality and supply to deep-water coral/mound systems of the NW European continental margin. International Journal of Earth Sciences 96: 159-170.

Noé S, Lembke-Jene L, Reveillaud J, Freiwald A (2007) Microstructure, growth banding and age determination of a primnoid gorgonian skeleton (Octocorallia) from the late Younger Dryas to earliest Holocene of the Bay of Biscay. Facies 53: 177-188.

Wheeler AJ, Beyer A, Freiwald A, de Haas H, Huvenne VAI, Kozachenko M, Olu-Le Roy K, Opderbecke J (2007) Morphology and environment of cold-water coral carbonate mounds on the NE European margin. International Journal of Earth Sciences 96: 37-57.

—2006—

Guinotte JM, Orr J, Cairns S, Freiwald A, Morgan L, George R (2006) Will human-induced changes in seawater chemistry alter the distribution of deep-sea scleractinian corals? Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 4: 141-146.

Noé S, Titschack J, Freiwald A, Dullo W-C (2006) From sediment ro rock: diagenetic processes of hardground formation in deep-water carbonate mounds of the NE Atlantic. Facies 52: 183-208.

Roberts JM, Wheeler AJ, Freiwald A (2006) Reefs of the deep: the biology and geology of cold-water coral ecosystems. Science 312: 543-547.

—2005—
 
Beuck L, Freiwald A (2005) Bioerosion patterns in a deep-water Lophelia pertusa (Scleractinia) thicket (Propeller Mound, northern Porcupine Seabight) In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 915-936.

Costello MJ, McCrea M, Freiwald A, Lundälv T, Jonsson L, Bett BJ, van Weering TCE, de Haas H, Roberts JM, Allen D (2005) Role of cold-water Lophelia pertusa coral reefs as fish habitat in the NE Atlantic In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 771-805.

Dorschel B, Hebbeln D, Rüggeberg A, Dullo W-C, Freiwald A (2005) Growth and erosion of a cold-water coral covered carbonate mound in the Northeast Atlantic during the Late Pleistocene and Holocene. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 233: 33-44.

Försterra G, Beuck L, Häussermann V, Freiwald A (2005) Shallow-water Desmophyllum dianthus (Scleractinia) from Chile: characteristics of the biocoenoses, the bioeroding community, heterotrophic interactions and (Paleo)-bathymetric implications In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 937-977.

Kiriakoulakis K, Fisher E, Wolff GA, Freiwald A, Grehan A, Roberts JM (2005) Lipids and nitrogen isotopes of two deep-water corals from the North-East Atlantic: initial results and implications for their nutrition In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 715-729.

Könnecker G, Freiwald A (2005) Plectroninia celtica n.sp. (Calcarea, Minchinellidae), a new species of “pharetronid” sponge from bathyal depths in the northern Porcupine Seabight, NE Atlantic. Facies 51: 53-59.

López Correa M, Freiwald A, Hall-Spencer J, Taviani M (2005) Distribution and habitats of Acesta excavata (Bivalvia: Limidae) with new data on its shell ultrastructure In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 173-205.

Schröder-Ritzrau A, Freiwald A, Mangini A (2005) U/Th-dating of deep-water corals from the eastern North Atlantic and the western Mediterranean Sea In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 157-172.

Taviani M, Remia A, Corselli C, Freiwald A, Malinverno E, Mastrototaro F, Savini A, Tursi A (2005) First geo-marine survey of living cold-water Lophelia reefs in the Ionian Sea (Mediterranean basin). Facies 50: 409-417.

Taviani M, Freiwald A, Zibrowius H (2005) Deep coral growth in the Mediterranean Sea: an overview In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 137-156.

Titschack J, Freiwald A (2005) Growth, deposition, and facies of Pleistocene bathyal coral communities from Rhodes, Greece In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 41-59.

Titschack J, Bromley RG, Freiwald A (2005) Plio-Pleistocene cliff-bound, wedge-shaped, warm-temperate carbonate deposits from Rhodes (Greece): sedimentology and facies. Sedimentary Geology 180: 29-56.

Wisshak M, Freiwald A, Lundälv T, Gektidis M (2005 The physical niche of the bathyal Lophelia pertusa in a non-bathyal setting: environmental controls and palaeoecological implications In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 979-1001. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/3-540-27673-4

Wisshak M, Gektidis M, Freiwald A, Lundälv T (2005) Bioerosion along a bathymetric gradient in a cold-temperate setting (Kosterfjord, SW Sweden): an experimental study. Facies 51: 93-117.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-005-0009-1

—2004—

Mienert J, Weaver PPE, Berné S, Dullo W-C, Evans D, Freiwald A, Henriet J-P, Joergensen BB, Lericolas G, Lykousis V, Parkes J, Trincardi F, Westbrook G (2004) Dynamics and evolution of European margins. Oceanography 17: 12-29.

Weaver PPE, Billett DSM, Boetius A, Danovaro R, Freiwald A, Sibuet M (2004) Hotspot ecosystem research on Europe’s deep-ocean margins. Oceanography 17: 132-143.

Wisshak M, Volohonsky E, Freiwald A, Seilacher A (2004) A trace fossil assemblage from fluvial Old Red deposits (Wood Bay Formation; Lower to Middle Devonian) of NW-Spitsbergen, Svalbard. Lethaia 37:149-163 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00241160410005763

—2003—

Blomeier D, Wisshak M, Dallmann W, Volohonsky  & Freiwald A (2003) Facies analysis of the Old Red Sandstone of Spitsbergen (Wood Bay Formation): Reconstruction of the depositional environments and implications of basin development. Facies 49:151-174
. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-003-0030-1

Blomeier D, Wisshak M, Joachimski M, Freiwald A, Volohonsky E (2003) Calcareous, alluvial and lacustrine deposits in the Old Red Sandstone of central north Spitsbergen (Wood Bay Formation, Early Devonian). Norwegian Journal of Geology 83:281-298.
http://www.geologi.no/cgi-bin/geologi/imaker?id=4332&visdybde=2&aktiv=4332

Schäfer P, Freiwald A, Meyer J, Miketta P, Nadzeika U (2003) Ice-floe induced sedimentation during extreme winters: a case study from the Schleswig-Holstein Wadden Sea. Meyniana 55: 73-90.

—2002—

Freiwald A, Hühnerbach V, Lindberg B, Wilson JB, Campbell J (2002) The Sula Reef complex, Norwegian Shelf. Facies 47: 179-200.

Freiwald A (2002) Reef-forming cold-water corals In: Wefer G, Billett D, Hebbeln D, Jørgensen BB, Schlüter M, van Weering TCE (eds) Ocean Margin Systems. Springer, pp 365-385.

Sorauf JE, Freiwald A (2002) Skeletal structure in the rugosan genus Calophyllum from Permian strata of Timor: Comparison with the living deep water coral Lophelia pertusa. Coral Research Bulletin 7: 191-207.

—2001 — 1990—

Andruleit H, Freiwald A, Schäfer P (1996) Bioclastic carbonate sediments on the southwestern Svalbard Shelf. Marine Geology 134: 163-182.

Cuif JP, Dauphin Y, Freiwald A, Gautret P, Zibrowius H (1999) Biochemical markers of zooxanthellae symbiosis in soluble matrices of skeleton of 24 Scleractinia species. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 123: 269-278.

Freiwald A (1990) Insekten aus der Fur-Formation von Dänemark (Molder, ob. Paleozän / unt. Eozän ?) 4. Tipulidae. Meyniana 42: 47-63.

Freiwald A (1991) Insekten aus der Fur-Formation von Dänemark (Molder, ob. Paleozän / unt. Eozän ?) 5. Cylindrotomidae. Meyniana 42: 97-123.

Freiwald A (1993) Coralline algal maerl frameworks – Islands within the phaeophytic kelp belt. Facies 29: 133-148.

Freiwald A (1995) Bacteria-induced carbonate degradation: a taphonomic case study of Cibicides lobatulus from a high-boreal carbonate setting. Palaios 10: 337-346.

Freiwald A (1995) Sedimentological and biological aspects in the formation of branched rhodoliths in northern Norway. Beiträge zur Paläontologie Österreichs 20: 7-19.

Freiwald A (1998) Microbial maceration and carbonate dissolution on cold-temperate shelves. Historical Biology 13: 27-35.

Freiwald A (1998) Modern nearshore cold-temperate calcareous sediments in the Troms District, northern Norway. Journal of Sedimentary Research 68: 763-776.

Freiwald A, Henrich R (1994) Reefal coralline algal build-ups within the Arctic Circle: morphology and sedimentary dynamics under extreme environmental seasonality. Sedimentology 41: 963-984.

Freiwald A, Henrich R, Pätzold J (1997) Anatomy of a deep-water coral reef mound from Stjernsund, West-Finnmark, northern Norway In: James NP, Clarke JAD (eds) Cool-water carbonates. SEPM, Special Publication 56: 141-161.

Freiwald A, Henrich R, Schäfer P, Willkomm H (1991) The significance of high-boreal to subarctic maerl deposits in northern Norway to reconstruct Holocene climatic changes and sea level oscillations. Facies 25: 315-340.

Freiwald A, Krzeminski W (1990) Cylindrotomidae (Diptera, Tipulomorpha) from the Paleogene of Bolshaya Svetlovodnaya (Eastern Asiatic USSR). Paläontologische Zeitschrift 65: 339-345.

Freiwald A, Mortensen PB (2000) The first record of the deep-water coral Stenocyathus vermiformis (Pourtalès, 1868) (Scleractinia, Guyniidae) from Norwegian waters. Sarsia 85: 275-276.

Freiwald A, Mostafawi N (1998) Ostracods in a cold-temperate coastal environment, western Troms, northern Norway: sedimentary aspects and assemblages. Facies 38: 255-274.

Freiwald A, Schönfeld J (1996) Substrate pitting and boring pattern of Hyrrokkin sarcophaga Cedhagen, 1994 (Foraminifera) in a modern deep-water coral reef mound. Marine Micropaleontology 28: 199-207.

Freiwald A, Willmann R (1992) Insekten aus der Fur-Formation von Dänemark (Molder, ob. Paleozän / unt. Eozän ?) 7. Ptychopteridae. Meyniana 44: 179-187.

Freiwald A, Wilson JB (1998) Taphonomy of modern deep, cold-temperate water coral reefs. Historical Biology 13: 37-52.

Freiwald A, Wilson JB, Henrich R (1999) Grounding Pleistocene icebergs shape recent deep-water coral reefs. Sedimentary Geology 125: 1-8.

Gautret P, Cuif J-P, Freiwald A (1997) Composition of soluble mineralizing matrices in zooxanthellate and non-zooxanthellate scleractinian corals: biochemical assessment of photosynthetic metabolism through the study of a skeletal feature. Facies 36: 189-194

Henrich R, Freiwald A, Betzler CB, Bader B, Schäfer P, Samtleben C, Brachert TC, Wehrmann A, Zankl H, Kühlmann DHH (1995) Controls on modern carbonate sedimentation on warm-temperate to Arctic coasts, shelves and seamounts in the northern Hemisphere: implications for fossil counterparts. Facies 32: 71-108.

Henrich R, Freiwald A, Bickert T, Schäfer P (1997) Evolution of an Arctic open-shelf carbonate platform, Spitsbergen Bank (Barents Sea) In: James NP, Clarke JAD (eds) Cool-water carbonates. SEPM, Special Volume 56: 163-181.

Henrich R, Freiwald A, Wehrmann A, Schäfer P, Samtleben C, Zankl H (1996) Nordic cold-water carbonates: occurrences and controls. Göttinger Arbeiten zur Geologie und Paläontologie Sb 2: 35-52.

Henrich R, Hartmann M, Reitner J, Schäfer P, Freiwald A, Steinmetz S, Dietrich P, Thiede J (1992) Facies belts and communities of the Arctic Vesterisbanken Seamount (Central Greenland Sea). Facies 27: 71-104.

Krzeminski W, Freiwald A (1991) Toxorhina (Ceratocheilus) caucasiensis , a new species from the Middle Miocene of Stavropol (northern Caucasus, USSR) (Diptera, Limoniidae). Paläontologische Zeitschrift 65: 153-155.

Wehrmann A, Freiwald A, Zankl H (1995) Formation of cold-temperate water multispecies rhodoliths in intertidal gravel pools from northern Brittany, France. Senckenbergiana maritima 26: 51-71.

BOOKS AND EDITED BOOKS

Freiwald A, Roberts JM (2005) Cold-water Corals and Ecosystems. (Editors) Erlangen Earth Conference Series, Springer Heidelberg, 1242 p.

Roberts JM, Wheeler A, Freiwald A, Cairns S (2009) Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats, Cambridge University Press, 352 p.

 

SCIENTIFIC REPORTS AND OTHERS

Hebbeln D, Wienberg C, Beuck L, Dehning K, Dullo W-C, Eberli G, Freiwald A, Glogowski S, Garlichs T, Jansen F, Joseph N, Klann M, Matos L, Nowald N, Reyes H, Ruhland G, Taviani M, Wilke T, Wilsenack M, Wintersteller P (2012) West Atlantic cold-water coral ecosystems: The west side story. MSM Cruise No. 20, Leg 4. Maria S Merian-Berichte 20-4: 1-53.

Fabri M-C, Pedel L, Freiwald A, Madurell T (2011) Habitats particuliers des étages bathyal et abyssal (Med). In: Fabri M-C, Pedel L (eds) Biocénoses des fonds durs du bathyal et de l’abyssal / SRM MO. Initial Assessment for the Water Marine Framework Strategy.

Freiwald A (2011) Cold-water coral reefs. In: Hopley D (ed) Encyclopedia of modern coral reefs. Springer, Heidelberg, pp 225-229.

Freiwald A, Boetius A, Bohrmann G (2011) Deep water ecosystems of the Eastern Mediterranean, RV Meteor Cruise No. 70, Leg 1-3, September 24 – December 8, 2006, La Valetta (Malta) – Heraklion (Greece), Hamburg.

Freiwald A, Beuck L (2011) Sind Kaltwasserkorallen durch den Klimawandel gefährdet? In: Lozán JL, Graßl H, Karbe L, Reise K (eds) Warnsignal Klima: Die Meere – Änderungen und Risiken, Wissenschaftliche Auswertungen, Hamburg, pp 220-224.

Taviani M, Freiwald A, Beuck L, Angeletti L, Remia A, Vertino A, Dimech M, Schembri PJ (2010) The deepest known occurrence of the precious red coral Corallium rubrum (L., 1758) in the Mediterranean Sea In: Bussoletti E, Cottingham D, Bruckner A, Roberts G, Sandulli R (eds) Proceedings of the International Workshop on Red Coral Science, Management, and Trade: Lessons from the Mediterranean. NOAA Technical Memorandum CRCP-13, pp 87-93.

Wienberg C, Beuck L, Coughlan M, Dimmler W, Eisele M, Freiwald A, Klann M, Ruhland G, Stone J (2010) Report and preliminary results of RV Poseidon Cruise POS 400 “CORICON – Cold-water corals along the Irish continental margin”, Vigo-Cork, June 29 – July 15 2010. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen 275: 1-35.

Beck T, Metzger T, Freiwald A (2006) BIAS—Biodiversity Inventorial Atlas of macrobenthic seamount animals. OASIS Deliverable 25 Final Report: 1-124.

Freiwald A, Fosså JH, Grehan A, Koslow T, Roberts JM (2004) Cold-water coral reefs. UNEP-WCMC Biodiversity Series 22: 1-85.

Grehan AJ, Freiwald A, Consortium A (2001) The Atlantic Coral Ecosystem Study (ACES): Forging a new partnership between scientists and principal stakeholders In: Willison JHM, Hall J, Gass S, Kenchington ELR, Butler M, Doherty P (eds) Proceedings of the First International Symposium on deep-sea corals. Ecology Action Centre and Nova Scotia Museum, pp 95-105.

 

POPULAR SCIENCE PUBLICATIONS

Hebbeln D, Freiwald A (2012) Manche mögen’s kalt und dunkel. In: Wefer G, Schmieder F, Freifrau von Neuhoff S (eds) Tiefsee Expeditionen zu den Quellen des Lebens, Rosenheim, pp 160-167.

Freiwald A, Beuck L & Wisshak M (2012) Korallenriffe im kalten Wasser des Nordatlantiks –
Entstehung, Artenvielfalt und Gefährdung. In: Beck E (ed) Die Vielfalt des Lebens. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, pp 89-96
http://www.wiley-vch.de/publish/dt/books/ISBN978-3-527-33212-0

Freiwald A, Beuck L (2011). Sind Kaltwasserkorallen durch den Klimawandel gefährdet? In: Lozán, J.L., Graßl, H., Karbe, L., Reise, K. (eds.) Warnsignal Klima: Die Meere – Änderungen und Risiken: 183-188. Hamburg, Wiss. Auswertungen

Freiwald A, Beuck L (2011). Die hängenden Gärten von Linosa. In Jakobi N, Neuhoff H von, Springer B (eds) 25 jahre FS Meteor. Hauschild, pp. 108-111.

 Hebbeln D, Freiwald A (2010) Manche mögen’s kalt – Der europäische Korallengürtel von Norwegen bis ins Mittelmeer. In: Wefer G, Schmieder F (eds) Expedition Erde. Marum Bibliothek-verständliche Geowissenschaften, Bremen, pp 394-401.

Freiwald A (2007) Kein Eis rund um Spitzbergen. Uni Kurier Magazin 108: 66-67

López Correa M, Bednorz A, Freiwald A (2007) Cold-water corals as climate archives in the ocean depths. SOMATOM Sessions 11/07: 52-54.

Roberts JM, Freiwald A (2005) Integrated European research into cold-water coral reefs. Current 21: 41-45

Freiwald A (2004) Kaltwasser-Karbonate und Tiefwasser-Riffe —eine geobiologische Herausforderung. GMIT 18: 8-14.

Freiwald A (2003) Korallengärten in kalten Tiefen. Spektrum der Wissenschaft 02/03: 56-63.

Schmidt H, Freiwald A (1993) Rezente gesteinsbohrende Kleinorganismen des norwegischen Schelfs. Natur und Museum 123: 149-155.

 

CONFERENCE CONTRIBUTIONS ( SINCE 2010 )
2012

Beuck L, Freiwald A, López Correa M, Taviani M, Zibrowius H, Hebbeln D (2012) Shedding light on deep-water oyster environments: Habitat characterisation of live Neopycnodonte zibrowii and its Atlantic-Mediterranean distribution. 5th International Deep-Sea Coral Symposium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [Poster].

Eisele M, Titschack J, Mienis F, Wienberg C, Frank N, Hebbeln D, Freiwald A (2012) Small-scale sediment accumulation dynamics within a cold-water coral mound – a case study from the Mauritanian margin. 5th International Symposium on Deep-Sea Corals, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [Poster].

Freiwald A (2012) Lophelia pertusa: Portrait of a mound-building coral. Annual Congress of the Geological Association of Canada, St. John’s, Canada [Talk]

López Correa M, Montagna P, Goldstein S, McCulloch MT, Freiwald A, Taviani M, Trotter JA, Raddatz J (2012) Gorgonian and scleractinian corals record ambient seawater neodymium isotopic composition. 100th Annual meeting of the German Paleontological Society, Berlin, Germany [Talk].

López Correa M, Kaufman DS, Fietzke J, Freiwald A, McCulloch M, Montagna P, Taviani M (2012) Geochronological potential and patterns of amino-acid racemization in cold-water corals and bivalves. 5th International Deep-Sea Coral Symposium, Amsterdam, Netherlands [Talk].

Marali S, Wisshak M, López Correa M, Montagna P, McCulloch M, Freiwald A (2012) Major and trace elements in recent solitary cold-water corals from the Azores archipelago. 5th International Deep-Sea Coral Symposium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [Poster Award].

Marali S, Wisshak M, López Correa M, Freiwald A (2012) Aragonitic cold-water corals as geochemical archives of ocean temperature. 100th Annual meeting of the German Paleontological Society, Berlin, Germany [Poster].

Montagna P, López Correa M, Goldstein S, McCulloch MT, Freiwald A, Taviani M, Trotter JA, Raddatz J (2012) Gorgonian corals record the ambient seawater neodymium isotopic composition. 5th International Deep-Sea Coral Symposium, Amsterdam, Netherlands [Talk].

Schönberg CHL, Wisshak M, Form A, Freiwald A, Holmes KE (2012) Changes in sponge bioerosion and how to include such changes into monitoring. 12th International Coral Reef Symposium, Cairns, Australia [Talk].

Titschack J, Fink HG, López Correa M, De Pol-Holz R, Joseph N, Hebbeln D, Freiwald A (2012) Carbonate budget of cold-water coral mounds: First results from the Norwegian and Mediterranean Seas. 5th International Symposium on Deep-Sea Corals, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [Talk].

Wienberg C, Beuck L, Freiwald A, Taviani M, Titschack J, Frank N, Hebbeln D (2012) The Great Wall of(f) Mauritania: Cold-water corals in an upwelling region. 5th International Symposium on Deep-Sea Corals, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [Poster].

Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL, Form A, Freiwald A (2012) Effects of ocean acidification versus global warming on reef bioerosion – lessons from a clionaid sponge. 3rd Symposium – The Ocean in a high-CO2 World, Monterey, California, USA [Talk].

Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL, Form A, Freiwald A (2012) Effects of ocean acidification versus global warming on reef bioerosion – lessons from a clionaid sponge. 29th IAS Meeting of Sedimentology, Schladming, Austria [Talk].

Wisshak M, Berning B, Jakobsen, J, Freiwald A (2012) Monitoring carbonate cycling and endo/epilithic biodiversity in the Azores. 29th IAS Meeting of Sedimentology, Schladming, Austria [Poster].

Wisshak M, Tribollet A, Golubic S, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2012) Experimental evaluation of bioerosion ichnodiversity from intertidal to bathyal depths in the Azores. Ichnia, St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada [Talk].

2011

Beuck L, Vertino A, Grehan A, Guillaumont B, Kutti T, van den Beld I, Freiwald A, Fossa JH, Laffargue P, Savini A, and CoralFISH members (2011) Protocol & illustrated glossary for mapping & characterisation of cold-water coral ecosystems. 3rd CoralFISH Science Meeting, Heraklion, Crete, Greece [Talk].

Dorschel B, Joseph N, López Correa M, Wheeler AJ, Freiwald A (2011) Holocene archives from a high latitude cold-water coral mound – Stjernsund, northern Norway. Irish Geological Association. [Talk].

Eisele M, Frank N, Wienberg C, Hebbeln D, López Correa M, Douville E, Freiwald A (2011) Growth of a cold-water coral mound – coral framework accumulation versus the deposition of hemipelagic sediments. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria [Talk].

Frank N, Freiwald A, Wienberg C, Van Rooij D, Colin C, de Haas H, Buhl-Mortensen P, Roberts JM, De Mol B, and the HERMIONE partners Team (2011) Northeastern Atlantic cold-water coral reefs and climate. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria [Talk].J

Joseph N, López Correa M, Freiwald A (2011) Holocene benthic foraminifers in the cold-water coral habitat and fjord through deposits of the Stjernsund, northern Norway. Final EUROMARC Conference, Lissabon-Cascais, Portugal [Talk].

López Correa M, Rüggeberg A, Montagna P, Taviani M, Freiwald A (2011) Geochemical signatures from bathyal Mediterranean Corallium rubrum. HERMIONE Annual Meeting, Malaga, Spain [Poster].

López Correa M, Montagna P, Rüggeberg A, Fietzke J, Dorschel B, Joseph N, Wheeler AJ, Freiwald A (2011) Tight climatic and oceanographic controls for Scandinavian cold-water coral growth during the Holocene. HERMIONE Annual Meeting, Malaga, Spain [Talk].

Rüggeberg A, Montagna P, Riethdorf J-R, Raddatz J, López Correa M, McCulloch M, Taviani M, Dullo W-C, Freiwald A(2011) Problems and possibilities of Sr/Ca ratios as a temperature proxy in the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria [Talk]

Wheeler AJ, Freiwald A, Hebbeln D, Swennen R, van Weering TCE, CARBONATE-partners (2011) The CARBONATE project: an overview. Final EUROMARC Conference, Lissabon-Cascais, Portugal, [Talk].

Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL, Form A, Freiwald A (2011) Global change and bioerosion – preliminary results. 7th International Bioerosion Workshop, Horta, Azores, Portugal [Talk].

Wisshak M, Tribollet A, Golubic S, Jakobsen J, Freiwald A (2011) A carbonate cycling experiment in the Azores: bioerosion rates and ichnodiversity from intertidal to bathyal depths. 7th International Bioerosion Workshop, Horta, Azores, Portugal [Talk].

Wisshak M, Berning B, Jakobsen, J, Freiwald A (2011) Monitoring carbonate cycling and endo/epilithic biodiversity in the Azores. 7th International Bioerosion Workshop, Horta, Azores, Portugal [Poster].

2010

Beuck L, Freiwald A, López Correa M, Taviani M, Zibrowius H, Hebbeln D (2010) Shedding light on deep-water oyster environments: Habitat characterisation of live Neopycnodonte zibrowii at El Idrissi Seamount (Alboran Sea) and its Atlantic Mediterranean distribution. HERMIONE Meeting, Malta, [Poster].

Beuck L, de Mol B, Wienberg C, Hebbeln D, Canals M, Freiwald A, Amblas D, Calafat A, Costa S, Duran R, Frigola J, Iglesias O, Lafuerza S, Lavoie C, Lastras G, Liquete CM, Rayo X, Sànchez A, Povea P, Pedrosa R, and HERMESIONE and Poseidon 385 shipboard party (2010) Habitat characterisation of El Idrissi Seamount (Alboran Sea) based on RV Poseidon POS385 and HERMESIONE cruise data. HERMIONE Meeting, Attard, Malta [Poster].

Beuck L, Grehan A, Guillaumont B, Kutti T, Freiwald A, Fossa JH, Laffargue P, and CoralFISH members (2010) Underwater video assessment of fish and cold-water corals. 1st CoralFISH Science Meeting, Attard, Malta [Talk]

Frank N, Freiwald A, López Correa M, Eisele M, Hebbeln D, Wienberg C, van Rooij D, Henriet JP, Colin C, van Weering TCE, de Haas H, Buhl-Mortensen P, Roberts M, de Mol B, Douville E, Blamart D, Hatté C (2010) Northeast Atlantic cold-water coral reefs and climate. 10th International Conference on Paleoceanography, San Diego, California, USA [Talk].

Joseph N, López Correa M, Freiwald A (2010) Holocene benthic foraminiferal variability in the cold-water coral and fjord trough deposits in Stjernsund, northern Norway. 18th International Sedimentology Congress, Mendoza, Argentina, [Talk].

Joseph N, Titschack J, Schmiedl G, Freiwald A (2010) Bathymetric Reconstruction Of A Middle Pleistocene Section On Rhodes (Greece). International Symposium on Foraminifera, Bonn, Germany [Talk].

López Correa M, Rüggeberg A, Montagna P, McCulloch M, Taviani M, Freiwald A (2010) Microstructure, trace elements and stable isotopes of Recent and Holocene bathyal Mediterranean Corallium rubrum (Strait of Sicily). 2nd International Sclerochronology Conference, Mainz, Germany [Poster].

López Correa M, Joseph N, Dorschel B, Fietzke J, Rüggeberg A, Bednorz A, Titschack J, Wheeler AJ, Freiwald A (2010) Geochronology and sedimentology of Norwegian cold-water coral mounds in shelf- and fjord-settings. 18th International Sedimentology Congress, Mendoza, Argentina [Talk].

Marali S, Wisshak M, López Correa M, Montagna P, McCulloch M, Freiwald A (2010) Skeletal and geochemical properties of scleractinian cold-water corals from the Azores. 2nd International Sclerochronology Conference, Mainz, Germany [Talk].

Rüggeberg A, Montagna P, Riethdorf J-R, Raddatz J, López Correa M, McCulloch M, Taviani, M., Dullo, W.-C., Freiwald, A. (2010) Sr/Ca ratios in the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa – problems and possibilities as a temperature archive. 18th International Sedimentology Congress, Mendoza, Argentina [Talk].

Rüggeberg A, Riethdorf J-R, Raddatz J, López Correa M, Montagna P, Dullo W-C, Freiwald A (2010) Sr/Ca-ratios in cold-water corals – a ‘low-resolution’ temperature archive? EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria [Talk].

Wisshak M, López Correa M, Marali S, Freiwald A (2010) A quest for long-lived geochemical archives in the deep-sea (Azores Archipelago). 2nd International Sclerochronology Conference, Mainz, Germany [Talk].

Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL, Form A, Freiwald A (2010) Global change and bioerosion – preliminary results. VIII Sponge Conference, Girona, Spain [poster].

Dr.  Lydia Beuck
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin DZMB

CV DR. LYDIA BEUCK

Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang

1997             Abitur

1997-2002  Biologiestudium an der Universität Tübingen

2002             Diplom (Titel der Diplomarbeit: Biodegradation und Ichnodiversität postmortaler Stadien der
Tiefwasserkoralle Lophelia pertusa am Propeller Mound (Porcupine Seabight))

2008             Promotion an der FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Titel der Doktorarbeit: Framework-building cold-water coral
ecosystem characterisation: Key studies from macro- to micro-scale)

2008-2010  Post-Doc am GZN Fachgruppe Paläoumwelt mit Mitarbeit an den EU-Projekten HermesHermione und
CoralFISH

ab 2010       Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Senckenberg am Meer Wilhelmshaven

 

Forschungsinteressen
  • Habitatkartierung und -charakterisierung von Tiefwasserkorallenökosystemen
  • Ökosystemforschung mit Schwerpunkt auf inter- und intraspezifischen Interaktionen
  • Biodegradationstudien insbesondere von Kaltwasserkorallen

 

Ausfahrten
  • 20.4. – 5.5.2004 RV Meteor 61-1 (Lissabon -Cork)
  • 5.6. – 20.6.2004 RV Meteor 61-3 (Cork – Punta Delgada)
  • 3.8. – 17.8.2004 RV Poseidon 316 (Reykjavik – Lissabon)
  • 24.9.- 18.10.2006 RV Meteor M 70/1 (Malta – Heraklion)
  • 18.2.- 10.3.2008 RV Pelagia 64PE284 (Portimão – Portimão)
  • 29.5.-16.6.2009 RV Poseidon Pos 385 (Faro-Toulon)
  • 29.6.-15.7.2010 RV Poseidon Pos 400 (Vigo – Cork)
  • 21.10.-20.11.10 RV Merian 16-3 (Las Palmas – Mindelo)
—2013—

 

Wienberg C, Wintersteller P, Beuck L, Hebbeln D (2013) Coral Patch seamount (NE Atlantic) – a sedimentological and megafaunal reconnaissance based on video and hydroacoustic surveys.Biogeosciences 10: 3421-3443.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-3421-2013

Sanfilippo R, Vertino A, Rosso A, Beuck L, Freiwald A, Taviani M (2013)  Serpula aggregates and their role in deep-sea coral communities in the southern Adriatic Sea. Facies 59/4: 663-677
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-012-0356-7

Hebbeln D, Wienberg C, Wintersteller P, Freiwald A, Becker M, Beuck L, Dullo C, Eberli GP, Glogowski S, Matos L, Forster N, Reyes-Bonilla H, Taviani M, MSM 20-4 shipboard party (2013) Environmental forcing of the Campeche cold-water coral province, southern Gulf of Mexico. Biogeosciences Discussions 10: 18757-18801 (online)

Fabri M, Pedel L, Beuck L, Galgani F, Hebbeln D, Freiwald A (2013) Megafauna of vulnerable marine ecosystems in French mediterranean submarine canyons: Spatial distribution and anthropogenic impacts. Deep-Sea Research II (online)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2013.06.016

Eisele M, Frank N, Wienberg C, Titschack J, Mienis F, Beuck L Tisnerat-Laborde N, Hebbeln D (2013) Sedimentation patterns on a cold-water coral mound off Mauritania. Deep-Sea Research II (online).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2013.07.004

Barnich R, Beuck L, Freiwald A (2013) Scale worms (Polychaeta: Aphroditiformia) associated with cold-water corals in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 93:2129-2143
http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S002531541300088X

—2010—

 

Beuck L, Freiwald A, Taviani M (2010) Spatiotemporal bioerosion patterns in deep-water scleractinians from off Santa Maria di Leuca (Apulia, Ionian Sea). Deep-Sea Research II 57: 458-470.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2009.08.019

—2009—

Freiwald A, Beuck L, Rüggeberg A, Taviani M, Hebbeln D (2009) The white coral community in the central Mediterranean Sea revealed by ROV surveys. Oceanography 22: 58-74.

—2008—

Beuck L, Wisshak M, Munnecke A, Freiwald A (2008) A giant boring in a Silurian stromatoporoid analysed by computer tomography. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53: 149-160.
http://www.app.pan.pl/article/item/app53-149.html

Beuck L, López Correa M, Freiwald A (2008) Biogeographical distribution of Hyrrokkin (Rosalinidae, Foraminifera) and its host-specific morphological and textural trace variability In: Wisshak M, Tapanila L (eds) Current Developments in Bioerosion. Springer, Heidelberg, pp 329-360.

Wienberg C, Beuck L, Heidkamp S, Hebbeln D, Freiwald A, Pfannkuche O, Monteys X (2008) Franken Mound: facies and biocoenoses on a newly-discovered “carbonate mound” on the western Rockall Bank, NE Atlantic. Facies 54: 1-24.

—2007—

Beuck L, Vertino A, Stepina E, Karolczak M, Pfannkuche O (2007) Skeletal response of Lophelia pertusa (Scleractinia) to bioeroding sponge infestation visualised with micro-computed tomography. Facies
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-006-0094-9

Schönberg CHL, Beuck L (2007) Where Topsent went wrong: Aka infesta a.k.a. Aka labyrinthica (Demospongiae: Phloeodictyidae) and implications for other Aka spp. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K.  87: 1459-1476

—2005—

Beuck L, Freiwald A (2005) Bioerosion patterns in a deep-water Lophelia pertusa (Scleractinia) thicket (Propeller Mound, northern Porcupine Seabight) In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 915-936.

Försterra G, Beuck L, Häussermann V, Freiwald A (2005) Shallow-water Desmophyllum dianthus (Scleractinia) from Chile: characteristics of the biocoenoses, the bioeroding community, heterotrophic interactions and (Paleo)-bathymetric implications In: Freiwald A, Roberts JM (eds) Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, pp 937-977.

SCIENTIFIC REPORTS AND OTHERS

Beuck L (2013) Sonderausstellung “Meeresgründe” in Wilhelmshaven. In: Senckenberg-Natur, Forschung und Museum 143(5/6): 188-189.

Beuck L (2013) Juwelen der Tiefe – Kaltwasserkorallen. In: Senckenberg-Natur, Forschung und Museum 143(3/4): 118

Freiwald A, Beuck L (2011) Sind Kaltwasserkorallen durch den Klimawandel gefährdet? In: Lozán JL, Graßl H, Karbe L, Reise K (eds) Warnsignal Klima: Die Meere – Änderungen und Risiken, Wissenschaftliche Auswertungen, Hamburg, pp 220-224.

Hebbeln D, Wienberg C, Beuck L, Dehning K, Dullo W-C, Eberli G, Freiwald A, Glogowski S, Garlichs T, Jansen F, Joseph N, Klann M, Matos L, Nowald N, Reyes H, Ruhland G, Taviani M, Wilke T, Wilsenack M, Wintersteller P (2012) West Atlantic cold-water coral ecosystems: The west side story. MSM Cruise No. 20, Leg 4. Maria S Merian-Berichte 20-4: 1-53.

Taviani M, Freiwald A, Beuck L, Angeletti L, Remia A, Vertino A, Dimech M, Schembri PJ (2010) The deepest known occurrence of the precious red coral Corallium rubrum (L., 1758) in the Mediterranean Sea In: Bussoletti E, Cottingham D, Bruckner A, Roberts G, Sandulli R (eds) Proceedings of the International Workshop on Red Coral Science, Management, and Trade: Lessons from the Mediterranean. NOAA Technical Memorandum CRCP-13, pp 87-93.

Wienberg C, Beuck L, Coughlan M, Dimmler W, Eisele M, Freiwald A, Klann M, Ruhland G, Stone J (2010) Report and preliminary results of RV Poseidon Cruise POS 400 “CORICON – Cold-water corals along the Irish continental margin”, Vigo-Cork, June 29 – July 15 2010. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen 275: 1-35.

 

POPULAR SCIENCE PUBLICATIONS

Freiwald A, Beuck L & Wisshak M (2012) Korallenriffe im kalten Wasser des Nordatlantiks –
Entstehung, Artenvielfalt und Gefährdung. In: Beck E (ed) Die Vielfalt des Lebens. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, pp 89-96
http://www.wiley-vch.de/publish/dt/books/ISBN978-3-527-33212-0

Freiwald A, Beuck L (2011). Sind Kaltwasserkorallen durch den Klimawandel gefährdet? In: Lozán, J.L., Graßl, H., Karbe, L., Reise, K. (eds.) Warnsignal Klima: Die Meere – Änderungen und Risiken: 183-188. Hamburg, Wiss. Auswertungen

Freiwald A, Beuck L (2011). Die hängenden Gärten von Linosa. In Jakobi N, Neuhoff H von, Springer B (eds) 25 jahre FS Meteor. Hauschild, pp. 108-111.

CONFERENCE CONTRIBUTIONS ( SINCE 2010 )

2012

Beuck L, Freiwald A, López Correa M, Taviani M, Zibrowius H, Hebbeln D (2012) Shedding light on deep-water oyster environments: Habitat characterisation of live Neopycnodonte zibrowii and its Atlantic-Mediterranean distribution. 5th International Deep-Sea Coral Symposium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [Poster].

Wienberg C, Beuck L, Freiwald A, Taviani M, Titschack J, Frank N, Hebbeln D (2012) The Great Wall of(f) Mauritania: Cold-water corals in an upwelling region. 5th International Symposium on Deep-Sea Corals, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [Poster].

2011

Beuck L, Vertino A, Grehan A, Guillaumont B, Kutti T, van den Beld I, Freiwald A, Fossa JH, Laffargue P, Savini A, and CoralFISH members (2011) Protocol & illustrated glossary for mapping & characterisation of cold-water coral ecosystems. 3rd CoralFISH Science Meeting, Heraklion, Crete, Greece [Talk].

Vertino A, Savini A, Beuck L, Negri M, Malinverno E, Mastrototaro F, Corselli C (2011) Bathyal benthic habitats from the southern Apulian slope: characterization, spatial distribution and modifucations through time. 3rd CoralFISH Science Meeting, Heraklion, Crete, Greece [Talk].

2010

Beuck L, Freiwald A, López Correa M, Taviani M, Zibrowius H, Hebbeln D (2010) Shedding light on deep-water oyster environments: Habitat characterisation of live Neopycnodonte zibrowii at El Idrissi Seamount (Alboran Sea) and its Atlantic Mediterranean distribution. HERMIONE Meeting, Malta, [Poster].

Beuck L, de Mol B, Wienberg C, Hebbeln D, Canals M, Freiwald A, Amblas D, Calafat A, Costa S, Duran R, Frigola J, Iglesias O, Lafuerza S, Lavoie C, Lastras G, Liquete CM, Rayo X, Sànchez A, Povea P, Pedrosa R, and HERMESIONE and Poseidon 385 shipboard party (2010) Habitat characterisation of El Idrissi Seamount (Alboran Sea) based on RV Poseidon POS385 and HERMESIONE cruise data. HERMIONE Meeting, Attard, Malta [Poster].

Beuck L, Grehan A, Guillaumont B, Kutti T, Freiwald A, Fossa JH, Laffargue P, and CoralFISH members (2010) Underwater video assessment of fish and cold-water corals. 1st CoralFISH Science Meeting, Attard, Malta [Talk]

Vertino A, Savini A, Negri M, Beuck L, Scuderi A, Malinverno E, Milan L, Panettieri M, Baratti V (2010) Cold-water coral province from Santa Maria di Leuca (Ionian Sea): habitat characterization, ecological and paleoecological observations. 2nd CoralFISH Science Meeting, Milan, Italy [Talk]

Beuck L, Rüggeberg A, Taviani M, Hebbeln D (2009) The white coral community in the central Mediterranean Sea revealed by ROV surveys. Oceanography 22: 58-74.

Dr.  Max Wisshak

1994-2001: Studium der Geologie / Paläontologie am Institut für Geowissenschaften der Universität Tübingen.

1998-1999: Einjähriges Auslandsstudium an der University of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, USA.

2001: Diplomarbeit und Diplomkartierung im Rahmen des Projektes: Paläogeographie, Paläontologie und Biostratigraphie der devonischen Old Red-Sedimente auf NW Spitzbergen (norwegisch-deutsches Kooperationsprojekt) (DFG Fr 1134/2).

2001-2002: Aufbaustudiengang Medienpraxis / Medienwissenschaft an der Uni Tübingen.

2002-2006: Dissertation am Institut für Paläontologie der Universität Erlangen im Rahmen des Projektes: Quantitative Biodegradation an marinen Kaltwasserkarbonaten (DFG Fr 1134/5).

2006-2009: PostDoc am Institut für Paläontologie der Universität Erlangen im Rahmen des Projektes: Monitoring Carbonate Production and Degradation (Azores, Portugal) (DFG Fr 1134/12).

2009-2011: PostDoc am Institut für Paläontologie der Universität Erlangen im Rahmen des Projektes: Spatial and Temporal Effects of Anthropogenic Carbon on Bioerosion (DFG Fr 1134/19).

2011-      : Wissenschaftlicher Angestellter in der Arbeitsgruppe für Marine Geologie der Abteilung Meeresforschung am Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg am Meer in Wilhelmshaven.

Books
Wisshak M & Tapanila L (eds) (2008) Current Developments in Bioerosion. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, 500 pp.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-77598-0  

Wisshak M (2008) Inside Mother Earth – Magische Höhlenwelten, Magic Caves, Grottes Magiques. Edition Reuss, Aschaffenburg, 152 pp.
http://www.speleo-foto.de/

Wisshak M (2006) High-Latitude Bioerosion: The Kosterfjord Experiment. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences 109, 202 pp [Staedtler Award].
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-36849-6   

Menne B, Wisshak M & Wolf A (eds)(2005) Berchtesgadener Alpen. Höhle und Karst 2004/2005, Verband Deutscher Höhlen- und Karstforscher e.V. München, 237 pp.
http://www.vdhk.de

Peer Reviewed Articles
Wisshak M, Knaust D, Bertling M (2019) Bioerosion ichnotaxa: review and annotated list. Facies 65: article 24, 39 p.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10347-019-0561-8

Schönberg CHL, Gleason FH, Meyer N, Wisshak M (2019) Close encounters in the substrate: when macroborers meet microborers. Facies 65: article 22, 9 p.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10347-019-0567-2

Meyer N, Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL (2019) Sponge bioerosion versus aqueous pCO2: morphometric assessment of chips and etching issures. Facies 65: article 27, 20 p.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10347-019-0558-3

Berning B, Achilleos K, Wisshak M (2019) Revision of the type species of Metroperiella (Bryozoa, Cheilostomatida), with the description of two new species, Journal of Natural History 53:141-158.
https://doi.org/10.1080/00222933.2019.1582725

Wizemann A, Nandini SD, Stuhldreier I, Sánchez-Noguera C, Wisshak M, Westphal H, Rixen T, Wild C, Reymond CE (2018) Rapid bioerosion in a tropical upwelling coral reef. PLoS ONE 13:e0202887.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0202887

Uchman A, Wisshak M, Rodríguez-Tovar FJ (2018) The bivalve boring Cuenulites amygdaloides nov. isp. in siliceous sponges from the Upper Cretaceous of Germany. Geobios 51:481-486.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geobios.2018.08.005

Wisshak M, Meyer N, Radtke G & Golubic S (2018) Saccomorpha guttulata – a new marine fungal microbioerosion trace fossil from cool- to cold-water settings. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 92:525-533.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12542-018-0407-7

Wisshak M, Neumann C (2018) Large dendrinids meet giant clam: the bioerosion trace fossil Neodendrina carnelia igen. et isp. n. in a Tridacna shell from Pleistocene-Holocene coral reef deposits, Red Sea, Egypt. Fossil Record 21:1-9.
https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-1-2018

Wisshak M (2017) Taming an ichnotaxonomical Pandora’s box: Revision of dendritic and rosetted microborings (ichnofamily: Dendrinidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 390:1-99.
https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.390

Schönberg CHL, Tribollet A, Fang JKH, Carreiro-Silva M & Wisshak M (2017) Viewpoints in bioerosion research—are we really disagreeing? Ar eply to the comment by Silbiger and DeCarlo (2017). ICES Journal of Marine Science 74:2494-2500.
http://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsx167

Wisshak M, Titschack J, Kahl W-A & Girod P (2017) Classical and new bioerosion trace fossils in Cretaceous belemnite guards characterised via micro-CT. Fossil Record 20:173-199.
http://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-173-20
Dataset at PANGAEA
http://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.875121

Schönberg CHL, Fang JKH, Carreiro-Silva M, Tribollet A & Wisshak M (2017) Bioerosion: the other ocean acidification problem. ICES Journal of Marine Science 74:895-925.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsw254

Breton G, Wisshak M, Néraudeau D & Morel N (2017) Parasitic gastropod bioerosion trace fossils on Cenomanian oysters from Le Mans, France and its ichnologic and taphonomic context. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 62:45-57.
http://dx.doi.org/10.4202/app.00304.2016

Wisshak M, Neumann C, Knaust D & Reich M (2017) Rediscovery of type material of the bioerosional trace fossil Talpina von Hagenow, 1840 and its ichnotaxonomical implications. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 91:127-135.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12542-017-0335-y

Buatois LA, Wisshak M, Wilson MA & Mángano MG (2017) Categories of architectural designs in trace fossils: A measure of ichnodisparity. Earth-Science Reviews 164:102-181.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earscirev.2016.08.009

Färber C, Titschack J, Schönberg CHL, Ehrig K, Boos K, Baum D, Illerhaus B, Asgaard U, Bromley RG, Freiwald A & Wisshak M(2016) Long-term macrobioerosion in the Mediterranean Sea assessed by micro-computed tomography. Biogeosciences 13:3461-3474.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-13-3461-2016

Seuss B, Wisshak M, Mapes RH, Hembree DI & Landman NH (2016) Microbial bioerosion of erratic sub-fossil Nautilus shells in a karstic cenote (Lifou, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia). Ichnos 23:108-115.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10420940.2015.1030074

Wisshak M, Kroh, A, Bertling M, Knaust D, Nielsen JK, Jagt JWM, Neumann, C & Nielsen KSS (2015) In defence of an iconic ichnogenus – Oichnus Bromley, 1981. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae 85:445-451.
http://dx.doi.org/10.14241/asgp.2015.029

Seuss B, Hembree DI, Wisshak M, Mapes RH & Landman NH (2015) Taphonomy of backshore versus deep-marine collected Nautilus macromphalus conchs (New Caledonia). Palaios 30:503-513.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2110/palo.2014.057

Neumann C, Wisshak M, Aberhan M, Girod P, Rösner T, Bromley R (2015) Centrichnus eccentricus revisited: A new view on anomiid bivalve bioerosion. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 60:539-549.
http://dx.doi.org/10.4202/app.00079.2014

Färber C, Wisshak M, Pyko I, Bellou N, Freiwald A (2015) Effects of Water Depth, Seasonal Exposure, and Substrate Orientation on Microbial Bioerosion in the Ionian Sea (Eastern Mediterranean). PLoS ONE 10:e0126495
http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0126495

Seuss B, Wisshak M, Mapes RH, Landman NH (2015) Syn-Vivo Bioerosion of Nautilus by Endo- and Epilithic Foraminiferans (New Caledonia and Vanuatu). PLoS ONE 10:e0125558.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0125558

Wisshak M, Berning B, Jakobsen J & Freiwald A (2015) Temperate carbonate production: Biodiversity of calcareous epiliths from intertidal to bathyal depths (Azores). Marine Biodiversity 45:87-112.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12526-014-0231-6

Thuy B, Kiel S, Dulai A, Gale AS, Kroh A, Lord AR, Numberger-Thuy LD, Stöhr S, Wisshak M (2014) First glimpse into Lower Jurassic deep-sea biodiversity: in situ diversification and resilience against extinction. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 281:20132624.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.2624

Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL, Form A & Freiwald A (2014) Sponge bioerosion accelerated by ocean acidification across species and latitudes? Helgoland Marine Research 68:253-262.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-014-0385-4    
Dataset at PANGAEA: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.831657

Wisshak M, Alexandrakis E, Hoppenrath M (2014) The diatom attachment scar Ophthalmichnus lyolithon igen. et isp. n. Ichnos 21:111-118.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10420940.2014.907572

Golubic S, Radtke G, Campbell S, Lee S-J, Vogel K, Wisshak M (2014) The complex fungal microboring trace Saccomorpha stereodiktyon isp. nov. reveals the growth strategy of its maker. Ichnos 21:100-110.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10420940.2014.888301

Schönberg CHL, Wisshak M (2014) Marine Bioerosion. In: Goffredo S, Dubinsky Z (eds) The Mediterranean Sea: Its History and Present Challenges. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 449-461.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-6704-1_26

Teichert S, Woelkerling W, Rüggeberg A, Wisshak M, Piepenburg D, Meyerhöfer M, Form A & Freiwald A (2014) Arctic rhodolith beds and their environmental controls (Spitsbergen, Norway). Facies 60:15-37.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-013-0372-2

Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL, Form A & Freiwald A (2013) Effects of ocean acidification and global warming on reef bioerosion – lessons from a clionaid sponge. Aquatic Biology 19:111-127.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/ab00527
Dataset at PANGAEA:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.831660

Kennedy E, Perry CT, Halloran PR, Iglesias-Prieto R, Schönberg CHL, Wisshak M, Form AU, Carricart-Ganivet JP, Fine M, Eakin CM, Mumby PJ (2013) Avoiding coral reef functional collapse requires local and global action. Current Biology 23:912-918.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2013.04.020,

Marali S, Wisshak M, López Correa M & Freiwald A (2013) Skeletal microstructure and stable isotope signature of three bathyal solitary cold-water corals from the Azores. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 373:25-38.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.06.017 

Wisshak M, Schönberg CHL, Form A & Freiwald A (2012) Ocean acidification accelerates reef bioerosion. PLoS ONE 7(9):e45124.
http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0045124
Dataset at PANGAEA:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.831694

Schönberg CHL and Wisshak M (2012) The perks of being endolithic. Aquatic Biology 17:1-5.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/ab00473

Wisshak M (2012) Microbioerosion. In: Knaust D & Bromley R (eds) Trace Fossils as Indicators of Sedimentary Environments. Developments in Sedimentology 64, Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 213-243.
http://store.elsevier.com/Trace-Fossils-as-Indicators-of-Sedimentary-Environments/isbn-9780444538130/
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-53813-0.00008-3

Teichert S, Woelkerling W, Rüggeberg A, Wisshak M, Piepenburg D, Meyerhöfer M, Form A, Büdenbender J & Freiwald A (2012) Rhodolith beds (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) and their physical and biological environment at 80°31’N in Nordkappbukta (Nordaustlandet, Svalbard Archipelago, Norway). Phycologia 51:371-390.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2216/11-76.1

Wisshak M, Tribollet A, Golubic S, Jakobsen J & Freiwald A (2011) Temperate bioerosion: Ichno- and biodiversity from intertidal to bathyal depths (Azores). Geobiology 9:492-520.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1472-4669.2011.00299.x

Van Rooij D, De Mol L, Le Guilloux L, Wisshak M, Huvenne VAI, Moeremans R & Henriet J-P (2010) Environmental setting of deep-sea oysters in the Bay of Biscay. Deep-Sea Research I 57:1561-1572.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2010.09.002

Wisshak M, Form A, Jakobsen J & Freiwald A (2010) Temperate carbonate cycling and water mass properties from intertidal to bathyal depths (Azores). Biogeosciences 7:3279-2396.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-7-2379-2010

Wisshak M, Form A, Jakobsen J & Freiwald A (2010) Temperate carbonate cycling and water mass properties from intertidal to bathyal depths (Azores, N-Atlantic). Biogeosciences Discussssions 7:3297-3333.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bgd-7-3297-2010

Wisshak M & Jantschke H (2010) Im Höhlenruinenniveau der Reiteralm (Berchtesgadener Alpen)? Beibelkareishöhle (1337/42) und Prünzlkopfhöhle (1337/57). Die Höhle 201:39-47.
http://www.hoehle.org/diehoehle.php

Wisshak M, López Correa M, Zibrowius H, Jakobsen J & Freiwald, A (2009) Skeletal reorganisation affects geochemical signals, exemplified in the stylasterid hydrocoral Errina dabneyi (Azores Archipelago). Marine Ecology Progress Series 397:197-208.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08165

Neumann C & Wisshak M (2009) Gastropod parasitism on Late Cretaceous to Early Paleocene holasteroid echinoids – evidence from Oichnus halo isp. n. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 284:115-119.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2009.09.010

Wisshak M, Neumann C, Jakobsen J & Freiwald A (2009) Reply to the Comment on “The ‘living-fossil community’ of the cyrtocrinoid Cyathidium foresti and the deep-sea oyster Neopycnodonte zibrowii (Azores Archipelago). [Palaeontology Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 271:77-83]”. Palaeontology, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 279:235-236.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2009.05.012

Wisshak M, Neumann C, Jakobsen J & Freiwald A (2009) The ‘living-fossil community’ of the cyrtocrinoid Cyathidium foresti and the deep-sea oyster Neopycnodonte zibrowii (Azores Archipelago). Palaeontology, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 271:77-83.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2008.09.015

Wisshak M, López Correa M, Gofas S, Salas C, Taviani M, Jakobsen J & Freiwald A (2009) Shell architecture, element composition, and stable isotope signature of the giant deep-sea oyster Neopycnodonte zibrowii sp. n. from the NE Atlantic. Deep-Sea Research I 56:374-404.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2008.10.002

Heindel K, Westphal H & Wisshak M (2009) Data report: bioerosion in the reef framework, IODP Expedition 310 off Tahiti (Tiarei, Maraa, and Faaa sites). Proceedings of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program, Volume 310.
http://publications.iodp.org/proceedings/310/310toc.htm

Heindel K, Wisshak M & Westphal H (2009) Microbioerosion in Tahitian reefs: A record of environmental change during the last deglacial sea-level rise (IODP #310). Lethaia 42:322-340.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1502-3931.2008.00140.x

Volohonsky E, Wisshak M, Blomeier D, Seilacher A & Snigirevsky S (2008) A new helical trace fossil from the Lower Devonian of Spitsbergen (Svalbard) and its palaeoenvironmental significance. Palaeontology, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 267:17-20.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2008.04.011

Davies AJ, Wisshak M, Orr JC & Roberts JM (2008) Predicting suitable habitat for the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa(Scleractinia). Deep-Sea Res I 55:1048-1062.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2008.04.010

Wisshak M & Jantschke, H (2008) Exceptional preservation of Upper Jurassic trace fossils in a modern cave (Mühlbachquellhöhle, S-Germany). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie 249:75-85.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1127/0077-7749/2008/0249-0075

Wisshak M (2008) Two new dwarf Entobia ichnospecies in a diverse aphotic ichnocoenosis (Pleistocene / Rhodes, Greece). In: Wisshak M & Tapanila L (eds) Current Developments in Bioerosion. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, pp 213-234.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-77598-0_11

Wisshak M, Seuß B & Nützel A (2008) Evolutionary implications of an exceptionally preserved Carboniferous microboring assemblage in the Buckhorn Asphalt Lagerstätte (Oklahoma, USA). In: Wisshak M & Tapanila L (eds) Current Developments in Bioerosion. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, pp 21-54.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-77598-0_2

Neumann C, Wisshak M & Bromley R (2008) Boring a mobile domicile: an alternative to the conchicolous life habit. In: Wisshak M & Tapanila L (eds) Current Developments in Bioerosion. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, pp 307-328.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-77598-0_16

Beuck L, Wisshak M, Munnecke A & Freiwald A (2008) A giant boring in a Silurian stromatoporoid analysed by computer tomography. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53:149-160.
http://www.app.pan.pl/article/item/app53-149.html

Bromley RG, Wisshak M, Glaub I & Botquelen A (2007) Ichnotaxonomic review of dendriniform borings attributed to foraminiferans: Semidendrina igen. nov. In: Miller III W (ed) Trace fossils: concepts, problems, prospects. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp 518-530.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-044452949-7/50158-3

Wisshak M & Porter D (2006) The new ichnogenus Flagrichnus – a palaeoenvironmental indicator for cold-water settings? Ichnos 13:135-145.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10420940600851255

Neumann C & Wisshak M (2006) A foraminiferal parasite on the sea urchin Echinocorys: Ichnological evidence from the Late Cretaceous (Lower Maastrichtian, Northern Germany). Ichnos 13:185-190.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10420940600853954

Wisshak M & Neumann C (2006) A symbiotic association of a boring polychaete and an echinoid from the Late Cretaceous of Germany. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 51:589-597.
http://www.app.pan.pl/article/item/app51-589.html

Wisshak M & Rüggeberg A (2006) Colonisation and bioerosion of experimental substrates by benthic foraminiferans from euphotic to aphotic depths (Kosterfjord, SW-Sweden). Facies 52:1-17.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-005-0033-1

Wisshak M, Freiwald A, Lundälv T & Gektidis M (2005) The physical niche of the bathyal Lophelia pertusa in a non-bathyal setting: environmental controls and palaeoecological implications. In: Freiwald, A & Roberts, JM (eds): Cold-water corals and ecosystems. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, pp 979-1001.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/3-540-27673-4

Wisshak M, Gektidis M Freiwald A & Lundälv T (2005) Bioerosion along a bathymetrical gradient in a cold-temperate setting (Kosterfjord / SW Sweden): an experimental study. Facies 51:93-117.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-005-0009-1

Wisshak M, Volohonsky E & Blomeier D (2004) Acanthodian fish trace fossils from the Early Devonian of Spitsbergen. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 49:629-634.
http://www.app.pan.pl/article/item/app49-629.html

Wisshak M, Volohonsky E, Freiwald A & Seilacher A (2004) A trace fossil assemblage from fluvial Old Red deposits (Wood Bay Formation; Lower to Middle Devonian) of NW-Spitsbergen, Svalbard. Lethaia 37:149-163.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00241160410005763

Blomeier D, Wisshak M, Dallmann W, Volohonsky E & Freiwald A (2003) Facies analysis of the Old Red Sandstone of Spitsbergen (Wood Bay Formation): Reconstruction of the depositional environments and implications of basin development. Facies 49:151-174.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-003-0030-1

Blomeier D, Wisshak M, Joachimski M, Freiwald A & Volohonsky E (2003) Calcareous, alluvial and lacustrine deposits in the Old Red Sandstone of central north Spitsbergen (Wood Bay Formation, Early Devonian). Norwegian Journal of Geology 83:281-298.
http://www.geologi.no/cgi-bin/geologi/imaker?id=4332&visdybde=2&aktiv=4332

Others
Wisshak M (2019). Karbonatfabriken im Polarmeer. Natur, Forschung, Museum 149:6-11.

Wisshak M & Lyles J (2018) Mopping up South Winds and Southern Climes (Lechuguilla Cave). NSS news 76:10-19.

Wisshak M, Bartholomä A, Beuck L, Büscher J, Form A, Freiwald A, Halfar J, Hetzinger S, Heugten B van, Hissmann K, Holler P, Meyer N, Neumann N, Raddatz J, Rüggeberg A, Teichert S, Wehrmann A (2017) Habitat characteristics and carbonate cycling of macrophyte-supported polar carbonate factories (Svalbard) – Cruise No. MSM55 – June 11 – June 29,
2016 – Reykjavik (Iceland) – Longyearbyen (Norway). MARIA S. MERIAN-Berichte, MSM55, 58 pp., DFG-Senatskommission für Ozeanographie.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2312/cr_msm55

Beuck L, Aguilar R, Fabri M, Freiwald A, Gofas S, Hebbeln D, López Correa M, Ramos Martos A, Ramil F, Sánchez Delgado F, Taviani M, Wienberg C, Wisshak M & Zibrowius H (2016) Biotope characterisation and compiled geographical distribution of the deepwater oyster Neopycnodonte zibrowii in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. Rapport Commission International Mer Mediterranee 41:462.

Färber C, Wisshak M, Titschack J, Schönberg CHL &Freiwald A (2016) Spatio-temporal variability of bioerosion in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Rapport Commission International Mer Mediterranee 41:349.

Bristol D & Wisshak M (2016) Neuland in Lechuguilla Cave. Descent 251:28-35.
http://www.wildplaces.co.uk/descent/537-descent-251.html

Glaser S, Wisshak M & Fietzke J (2016) Altersdaten von Höhlensintern aus dem Raum Mühlbach (Südliche Frankenalb, Bayern). Laichinger Höhlenfreund 50:73-86.

Form AU, Büscher J, Hißmann K, Flögel S, Wisshak M, Rüggeberg A, Bannister R, Kutti T, Stapp L, Bennecke S, Küter M, Nachtigall K, Schauer J, & Fenske M (2015) RV POSEIDON Cruise Report POS473 LORELEI II Lophelia Reef Lander Expedition and Investigation II.- GEOMAR, Kiel, 25 pp.

Berning B, Ávila S, Wisshak M & Ramalho R (2015) Janz weit draußen: die Karbonate nicht-tropischer ozeanischer Inseln. GMIT 60:6-17.

Form AU, Büscher J, Hißmann K, Flögel S, Wisshak M, Rüggeberg A, Hennige S, Bennecke S, Bannister R, Schauer J, and Fenske M (2014) RV POSEIDON Cruise Report POS455 LORELEI Lophelia Reef Lander Expedition and Investigation.- GEOMAR, Kiel, 29 pp.

Wisshak M, Straub R, Jantschke H & López Correa M (2013) 25 Jahre Exploration des Eisrohrhöhle-Bammelschacht-Systems (Reiteralm, Berchtesgadener Alpen, D). Die Höhle 46:90-105.

Wisshak M, Straub R, Jantschke H & López Correa M (2013) Das Eisrohrhöhle-Bammelschacht-System (Reiteralm, Berchtesgadener Alpen). Materialhefte zur Karst- und Höhlenkunde 21:1-110.

Freiwald A, Beuck L & Wisshak M (2012) Korallenriffe im kalten Wasser des Nordatlantiks –
Entstehung, Artenvielfalt und Gefährdung. In: Beck E (ed) Die Vielfalt des Lebens. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, pp 89-96.
http://www.wiley-vch.de/publish/dt/books/ISBN978-3-527-33212-0

Freiwald A, Becker S, Bergmann T, Cordts D, Dorschel B, Eisele M, Fleischer D, Form A, Freiwald J, Fricke H, Fricke S, Hebbeln D, Hissmann K, Landmann G, Löffler S-B, Lüdecke C, Meyerhöfer M, Meyer-Schack B, Piebenburg D, Rüggeberg A, Schäfer R, Schauer J & Wisshak M (2009). Geo- and biological investigations on polar benthic ecosystems, palaeoceanography and polar history around Svalbard (Circulation and Ecosystems in the Subpolar and Polar North Atlantic, Part 3, Cruise No. 2, Leg 3, July 31 to August 17, 2006, Longyearbyen-Longyearbyen). MARIA S. MERIAN-Berichte 9-1, Institut für Meereskunde, Hamburg, 45 pp.

Wisshak M, Straub R & López Correa M (2005) Das Eisrohrhöhle-Bammelschacht-System (1337/118) im Kleinen Weitschartenkopf (Reiteralm). In: Menne B, Wisshak M & Wolf A (eds) Berchtesgadener Alpen. Höhle und Karst 2004/2005, Verband Deutscher Höhlen- und Karstforscher e.V. München, pp 68-81.

Wisshak M & Jantschke H (2005) Die Höhlen der Reiteralm. In: Menne B, Wisshak M & Wolf A (eds) Berchtesgadener Alpen. Höhle und Karst 2004/2005, Verband Deutscher Höhlen- und Karstforscher e.V. München, pp 19-37.

Wisshak M & López Correa M (2005) Authigene Calcitkristallbildung im Höhlenlehm am Beispiel der Steinbruchhöhle Traub (7127/8), Aalen-Waldhausen, Ostalbkreis.Mitteilingen der Oberrheinischen Geologischen Vereinigung, N.F. 87:417-430.

Wisshak M & Jantschke H (2004) Fasercalcite in Höhlen am Beispiel der Hornsteinhöhle (7720/59) bei Straßberg (Schwäbische Alb). Mitteilungen des Verbands deutscher Höhlen- und Karstforscher 50:108-111.

Jantschke H & Wisshak M (2004) Der Feldwegschacht (7519/17) bei Schwalldorf, Gemeinde Rottenburg (Muschelkalkgebiet 1). Beiträge zur Höhlen- und Karstkunde in Südwestdeutschland 44:19-21.

Jantschke H & Wisshak M (2004) Stratigrafie und Höhlenbildung im unteren Weißjura (Malm) der Südwestalb. Mitteilungen des Verbands der deutschen Höhlen- und Karstforscher 50:6-9.

López Correa M, Wisshak M & Jantschke H (2003) Geologie und Mineralogie der Seeigelhöhle im Oberdrackensteiner Steinbruch (Mittlere Schwäbische Alb). Laichinger Höhlenfreund 38:3-10.

Jantschke H & Wisshak M (2002) Höhlen der Kolbinger Berghalbinsel. Materiahefte zur Karst- und Höhlenkunde 17:102 pp.

Dallmann WK, Piepjohn K, McCann AJ, Sirotkin AN, Miloslavskij MJ, Ohta Y, Gjelsvik T, Volohonsky E & Wisshak M (2002) Geological map of Svalbard 1:100000, sheet BG5 Woodfjorden. Norsk Polaristitutt, preliminary edition.

Wisshak M (2001): Palaeoenvironment Reconstruction of a Continental to Marginal-Marine Facies Succession in the Old Red Sandstone Basin of NW Svalbard (Lower/Middle Devonian). unpublished masters thesis, Institut für Geowissenschaften der Universität Tübingen, 88 pp.

López Correa M, Striebel T & Wisshak M (2001) Höhlen im Steinbruch der Ulmer Weisskalkwerke bei Blaustein-Ehrenstein (Blatt 7525 Ulm-NW). Laichinger Höhlenfreund 36:103-112.

López Correa M & Wisshak M (2001) Höhlen im Kartenblatt 7519 Rottenburg am Neckar.- Beiträge zur Höhlen- und Karstkunde in Südwestdeutschland 42:3-24.

Bechly G, Nel A, Martinez-Delclòs X, Jarzembowski EA, Coram R, Martill D, Fleck G, Escuillié F, Wisshak M, Maisch M (2001) A revision and phylogenetic study of Mesozoic Aeshnoptera, with description of numerous new taxa (Insecta: Odonata: Anisoptera). Neue Paläontologische Abhandlungen 4:1-219.

López Correa M & Wisshak M (2000) Das Fliegenloch (7920/163) – eine neu entdeckte Schachthöhle auf Kartenblatt Leibertingen (Schwäbische Alb). Beiträge zur Höhlen- und Karstkunde in Südwestdeutschland 41:17-20.

Wisshak M & López Correa M (2000) Ein neuer Schachteinbruch auf der Mittleren Schwäbischen Alb – der Scheckenkobel-Erdfall (7621/36) bei Hörschwag im Zollernalbkreis. Beiträge zur Höhlen- und Karstkunde in Südwestdeutschland 41:13-16.

Wisshak M (1999) Der Menninger Schacht – Karstgenese und hydrologische Situation einer Schachthöhle im Randbereich der überdeckten Zone (Südwestalb). Mitteilungen des Verbands deutscher Höhlen- und Karstforscher 45:4-9.

Wisshak M & López Correa M (1998) Das Pommerlesloch (7418/1) – Eine bedeutende Schachthöhle im Oberen Muschelkalk bei Mötzingen, Landkreis Böblingen. Beiträge zur Höhlen- und Karstkunde in Südwestdeutschland 40:24-30.

Kei Matsuyama
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

2007–2013 
Studium der Geowissenschaften an der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main

2010 
Bachelor of Science Geowissenschaften

Thema der Bachelorarbeit: “Sedimentologische Analyse an Tisoa siphonalis aus dem Unteren Jura (Pliensbachium) Südfrankreichs”

2013 
Master of Science Geologie/Paläontologie

Thema der Masterarbeit: “Zyklostratigraphie und Klimarekonstruktion im Oligozän des Hanauer Beckens am Beispiel der Bodenheim-Formation”

Seit 2013:
Doktorand in der Biodiversität und Klima Forschungszentrum (BiK-F)-Projektgruppe A3: 
“Perioden raschen Klimawandels als Taktgeber langfristiger Biodiversitäts- und Ökosystemänderungen” 
in der Arbeitsgruppe Meeresgeologie der Abteilung Meeresforschung am Senckenberg am Meer/Wilhelmshaven

Neele Meyer
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

2011 – 2014        Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) Geowissenschaften an der Universität Bremen

Thema der Bachelorarbeit: Impact of simulated ocean acidification on the sediment production of the sponge Cliona orientalis Thiele, 1900 (Porifera: Clionaidae), durchgeführt am Senckenberg am Meer

2014 – 2017        Master of Science (M. Sc.) Marine Geosciences an der Universität Bremen

Thema der Master Arbeit: Bioerosion Patterns in a Polar Carbonate Factory (Mosselbukta, Svalbard), durchgeführt am Senckenberg am Meer

2015                      ein Auslandssemester an der University of Waikato, Hamilton, Neuseeland

seit 2017              wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Projekt: Patterns and Pace of Polar Bioerosion (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft WI 3754/3-1) in der Abteilung Meeresforschung, Arbeitsgruppe Meeresgeologie, Senckenberg am Meer

seit 2017              Doktorandin an der Universität Bremen, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften (FB5) 

seit 2018              Local Young Scientist Speaker / (Social) Media Officer der Young Scientists

 

Forschungsschwerpunkte
Bioerosion

Ichnotaxonomie

M. Wisshak, A. Bartholomä, L. Beuck, J. Büscher, A. Form, A. Freiwald, J. Halfar, S. Hetzinger, B. van Heugten, K. Hissmann, P. Holler, N. Meyer, H. Neumann, J. Raddatz, A. Rüggeberg, S. Teichert, A. Wehrmann (2017) Habitat characteristics and carbonate cycling of macrophyte-supported polar carbonate factories (Svalbard) – Cruise No. MSM55 – June 11 – June 29, 2016 – Reykjavik (Iceland) – Longyearbyen (Norway). MARIA S. MERIAN-Berichte, MSM55, 58 pp., DFG-Senatskommission für Ozeanographie, DOI:10.2312/cr_msm55 

Wisshak M, Meyer N, Radtke G & Golubic S (2018) Saccomorpha guttulata – a new marine fungal microbioerosion trace fossil from cool- to cold-water settings. Paläontologische Zeitschrift
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12542-018-0407-7

Nicol Mahnken
Biologisch-technische-Assistentin
Corinna Anderssohn
Technische Assistentin