Publications

2024

  • Klaus Birkhofer, Tharina Bird, Martha Alfeus, Fredrik Arvidsson, Mmabaledi Buxton, El Aziz Djoudi, Ezequiel Fabiano, Eva Kasinda, Honest Machekano, Precious Mpofu, Esther Ndapanda Nghipunya, Bame Alice Segaiso, Casper Nyamukondiwa, Smallholder agriculture in African dryland agroecosystems has limited impact on trophic group composition, but affects arthropod provision of ecosystem services, Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, Volume 363, 2024, 108860,ISSN 0167-8809, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2023.108860
  • Boetzl, F., Sponsler, D., Albrecht, M., Batáry, P., Birkhofer, K., Knapp, M., Krauss, J., Maas, B., Martin, E., Sirami, C., Sutter, L., Bertrand, C., Baillod, A., Bota, G., Bretagnolle, V., Brotons, L., Frank, T., Fusser, M., Giralt, D., … Schimel, J. (2023). Distance functions of carabids in crop fields depend on functional traits, crop type and adjacent habitat: a synthesis. Zenodo. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.10160152

2023

  • Tomás Marín Sergio, Galán Díaz Javier, Rodríguez-Calcerrada Jesús, Prieto Iván, de la Riva Enrique G., Linking functional composition moments of the sub-Mediterranean ecotone with environmental drivers. Frontiers in Plant Science, Vol. 14, 2023, 1664-462X, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fecs.2023.100097
    (https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpls.2023.1303022)
  • Sergio de Tomás Marín, Jesús Rodríguez-Calcerrada, Salvador Arenas-Castro, Iván Prieto, Guillermo González, Luis Gil, Enrique G. de la Riva, Fagus sylvatica and Quercus pyrenaica: Two neighbors with few things in common, Forest Ecosystems, Volume 10, 2023, 100097, ISSN 2197-5620, doi.org/10.1016/j.fecs.2023.100097.
  • (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S219756202300012X)
  • M.Pilar Gavín-Centol, Diego Serrano-Carnero, Marta Montserrat, Svenja Meyer, Stefan Scheu, Dominika Kundel, Andreas Fliessbach, Jaak Truu, Klaus Birkhofer, Sara Sánchez-Moreno, Jordi Moya-Laraño,Severe drought and conventional farming affect detritivore feeding activity and its vertical distribution, Basic and Applied Ecology, Volume 69, 2023, Pages 49-59, ISSN 1439-1791, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.baae.2023.03.006
  • Csaba Tölgyesi, Zoltán Bátori, John Pascarella, László Erdős, Péter Török, Péter Batáry, Klaus Birkhofer, Laura Scherer, Radek Michalko, Ondřej Košulič, Johann G. Zaller, Róbert Gallé, Ecovoltaics: Framework and future research directions to reconcile land-based solar power development with ecosystem conservation, Biological Conservation, Volume 285, 2023,110242, ISSN 0006-3207, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2023.110242
  • Claudia Tluste & Klaus Birkhofer (2023) The Roman snail (Gastropoda: Helicidae) is not a generalist herbivore, but shows food preferences for Urtica dioica and plant litter, Journal of Natural History, 57:13-16, 758-770, DOI: 10.1080/00222933.2023.2203335
  • Ayse Gül Ünlü, John J. Obrycki, Florian Menzel, Roman Bucher: The role of chemical cue similarity in interactions between ants and native versus non-native lady beetles in North America. Animal Behaviour. Volume 203, 2023, Pages 21-28, ISSN 0003-3472, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2023.06.005.
  • Sadeghinia, M., Kargar, M. & de la Riva, E.G. Species richness captures plant functional and phylogenetic diversity variations along different ecosystems on the hillsides of Damavand Mountain (Iran). Arab J Geosci 16, 41 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12517-022-11141-y
  • Enrique G. de la Riva, Werner Ulrich, Péter Batáry, Julia Baudry, Léa Beaumelle, Roman Bucher, Andrea Čerevková, María R. Felipe-Lucia, Róbert Gallé, Emmanuelle Kesse-Guyot, Ewa Rembiałkowska, Adrien Rusch, Verena Seufert, Dara Stanley, Klaus Birkhofer. (2023) From functional diversity to human well-being: A conceptual framework for agroecosystem sustainability. Agricultural Systems. Volume 208. 2023.103659.ISSN 0308-521X https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2023.103659
  • Ulrich, W., Batáry, P., Baudry, J., Beaumelle, L., Bucher, R., Čerevková, A., de la Riva, E. G., Felipe-Lucia, M. R., Gallé, R., Kesse-Guyot, E., Rembiałkowska, E., Rusch, A., Stanley, D., & Birkhofer, K. (2023). From biodiversity to health: Quantifying the impact of diverse ecosystems on human well-being. People and Nature, 5, 69– 83. https://doi.org/10.1002/pan3.10421
  • Damptey, F.G., Djoudi, E.A. & Birkhofer, K. (2023) Effects of post-mining forest restoration and alternative land uses on ground-dwelling arthropods in Ghana. COMMUNITY ECOLOGY (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s42974-023-00144-8
  • Gerwin, W., Raab, T., Birkhofer, K. et al. Perspectives of lignite post-mining landscapes under changing environmental conditions: what can we learn from a comparison between the Rhenish and Lusatian region in Germany?. Environ Sci Eur 35, 36 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12302-023-00738-z
  • Ingrid Aline Bapfubusa Niyibizi, Rachid Hanna, Sévilor Kekeunou, Gertrude Membang, Komi Kouma Mokpokpo Fiaboe, Hermine C. Mahot, Albert Fomumbod Abang, P. Lava Kumar & Appolin Fotso Kuate (2023) Potential of Cameroon-indigenous isolates of the entomopathogenic fungi Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae as microbial control agents of the flea beetle Nisotra uniformis, Biocontrol Science and Technology, 33:3, 226-240, DOI: 10.1080/09583157.2023.2175784
  • Khum, W., Košulič, O., Birkhofer, K., Michalko, R. (2023). The invasive pathogenic fungus Hymenoscyphus fraxineus alters predator–herbivore–ash food webs. Biol Invasions 25, 125–131 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-022-02900-9
  • Fotang, Chefor & Bröring, Udo & Roos, Christian & Dutton, Paul & Dongmo Tédonzong, Luc Roscelin & Willie, Jacob & Angwafo, Tsi Evaristus & Ginath Yuh, Yisa & Schierack, Peter & Birkhofer, Klaus. (2023) Mapping suitable habitat for Nigeria–Cameroon chimpanzees in Kom-Wum Forest Reserve, North-Western Cameroon. Primates 64, 339–350 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10329-023-01054-z
  • Fotang, Chefor & Dutton, Paul & Bröring, Udo & Roos, Christian & Willie, Jacob & Angwafo, Tsi Evaristus & Chuo, Mvo & Kamgang, Serge & Enoguanbhor, Evidence & Schierack, Peter & Birkhofer, Klaus. (2023). Tool use by Nigeria-Cameroon chimpanzees for driver ant predation in Kom-Wum Forest Reserve, North-West Region Cameroon. Folia Primatologica. 1-13. 10.1163/14219980-bja10006. 

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2021