Ecological networks
Prof. Dr. Nico Blüthgen

Publications

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Number of items: 172.

2021

Simons, Nadja K. ; Felipe-Lucia, María R. ; Schall, Peter ; Ammer, Christian ; Bauhus, Jürgen ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Boch, Steffen ; Buscot, François ; Fischer, Markus ; Goldmann, Kezia ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Hänsel, Falk ; Jung, Kirsten ; Manning, Peter ; Nauss, Thomas ; Oelmann, Yvonne ; Pena, Rodica ; Polle, Andrea ; Renner, Swen C. ; Schloter, Michael ; Schöning, Ingo ; Schulze, Ernst-Detlef ; Solly, Emily F. ; Sorkau, Elisabeth ; Stempfhuber, Barbara ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Müller, Jörg ; Seibold, Sebastian ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. (2021):
National Forest Inventories capture the multifunctionality of managed forests in Germany.
In: Forest Ecosystems, 8 (1), ISSN 2197-5620,
DOI: 10.1186/s40663-021-00280-5,
[Article]

Beeren, Christoph von ; Brückner, Adrian ; Hoenle, Philipp O. ; Ospina-Jara, Bryan ; Kronauer, Daniel J. C. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2021):
Multiple phenotypic traits as triggers of host attacks towards ant symbionts: body size, morphological gestalt, and chemical mimicry accuracy.
In: Frontiers in zoology, 18 (1), p. 46. ISSN 1742-9994,
DOI: 10.1186/s12983-021-00427-8,
[Article]

Beeren, Christoph von ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Hoenle, Philipp O. ; Pohl, Sebastian ; Brückner, Adrian ; Tishechkin, Alexey K. ; Maruyama, Munetoshi ; Brown, Brian V. ; Hash, John M. ; Hall, W. E. ; Kronauer, Daniel J. C. (2021):
A remarkable legion of guests : diversity and host specificity of army ant symbionts.
In: Molecular ecology, ISSN 1365-294X,
DOI: 10.1111/mec.16101,
[Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Staab, Michael (2021):
Ecology : Mammals, interaction networks and the relevance of scale.
In: Current biology : CB, 31 (13), pp. R850-R853. ISSN 1879-0445,
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2021.05.032,
[Article]

Le Provost, Gaëtane ; Thiele, Jan ; Westphal, Catrin ; Penone, Caterina ; Allan, Eric ; Neyret, Margot ; van der Plas, Fons ; Ayasse, Manfred ; Bardgett, Richard D. ; Birkhofer, Klaus ; Boch, Steffen ; Bonkowski, Michael ; Buscot, Francois ; Feldhaar, Heike ; Gaulton, Rachel ; Goldmann, Kezia ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Krauss, Jochen ; Renner, Swen ; Scherreiks, Pascal ; Sikorski, Johannes ; Baulechner, Dennis ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Bolliger, Ralph ; Börschig, Carmen ; Busch, Verena ; Chisté, Melanie ; Fiore-Donno, Anna Maria ; Fischer, Markus ; Arndt, Hartmut ; Hoelzel, Norbert ; John, Katharina ; Jung, Kirsten ; Lange, Markus ; Marzini, Carlo ; Overmann, Jörg ; Paŝalić, Esther ; Perović, David J. ; Prati, Daniel ; Schäfer, Deborah ; Schöning, Ingo ; Schrumpf, Marion ; Sonnemann, Ilja ; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf ; Tschapka, Marco ; Türke, Manfred ; Vogt, Juliane ; Wehner, Katja ; Weiner, Christiane ; Weisser, Wolfgang ; Wells, Konstans ; Werner, Michael ; Wolters, Volkmar ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Wurst, Susanne ; Zaitsev, Andrey S. ; Manning, Peter (2021):
Contrasting responses of above- and belowground diversity to multiple components of land-use intensity.
In: Nature communications, 12 (1), p. 3918. ISSN 2041-1723,
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-23931-1,
[Article]

Pfenninger, Markus ; Reuss, Friederike ; Klebler, Angelika ; Schönnenbeck, Philipp ; Caliendo, Cosima ; Gerber, Susanne ; Cocchiararo, Berardino ; Reuter, Sabrina ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Mody, Karsten ; Mishra, Bagdevi ; Bálint, Miklós ; Thines, Marco ; Feldmeyer, Barbara (2021):
Genomic basis for drought resistance in European beech forests threatened by climate change.
In: eLife, 10, ISSN 2050-084X,
DOI: 10.7554/eLife.65532,
[Article]

Lettmann, Jessica ; Mody, Karsten ; Kursch-Metz, Tore-Aliocha ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Wehner, Katja (2021):
Bracon wasps for ecological pest control : a laboratory experiment.
In: PeerJ, 9, pp. e11540. ISSN 2167-8359,
DOI: 10.7717/peerj.11540,
[Article]

Feit, Benjamin ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Daouti, Eirini ; Straub, Cory ; Traugott, Michael ; Jonsson, Mattias (2021):
Landscape complexity promotes resilience of biological pest control to climate change.
In: Proceedings of the Royal Society, B: Biological sciences, 288 (1951), p. 20210547. ISSN 0962-8452,
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2021.0547,
[Article]

Wehner, Katja ; Schuster, Romina ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Norton, Roy A. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Heethoff, Michael (2021):
How land-use intensity affects sexual and parthenogenetic oribatid mites in temperate forests and grasslands in Germany.
In: Experimental & applied acarology, 83 (3), pp. 343-373. ISSN 1572-9702,
DOI: 10.1007/s10493-020-00586-z,
[Article]

Wehner, Katja ; Renker, Carsten ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2021):
Narrow environmental niches predict land-use responses and vulnerability of land snail assemblages.
In: BMC ecology and evolution, 21 (1), p. 15. ISSN 2730-7182,
DOI: 10.1186/s12862-020-01741-1,
[Article]

CaraDonna, Paul J. ; Burkle, Laura A. ; Schwarz, Benjamin ; Resasco, Julian ; Knight, Tiffany M. ; Benadi, Gita ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Dormann, Carsten F. ; Fang, Qiang ; Fründ, Jochen ; Gauzens, Benoit ; Kaiser-Bunbury, Christopher N. ; Winfree, Rachael ; Vázquez, Diego P. (2021):
Seeing through the static: the temporal dimension of plant-animal mutualistic interactions.
In: Ecology letters, 24 (1), pp. 149-161. ISSN 1461-0248,
DOI: 10.1111/ele.13623,
[Article]

Seibold, Sebastian ; Hothorn, Torsten ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Müller, Jörg ; Ambarlı, Didem ; Ammer, Christian ; Bauhus, Jürgen ; Fischer, Markus ; Habel, Jan C. ; Penone, Caterina ; Schall, Peter ; Schulze, Ernst‐Detlef ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. (2021):
Insights from regional and short‐term biodiversity monitoring datasets are valuable: a reply to Daskalova et al . 2021.
In: Insect Conservation and Diversity, 14 (1), pp. 144-148. ISSN 1752-458X,
DOI: 10.1111/icad.12467,
[Article]

Mody, Karsten ; Lerch, Doris ; Müller, Ann-Kathrin ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Harnisch, Matthias (2021):
Flower power in the city: Replacing roadside shrubs by wildflower meadows increases insect numbers and reduces maintenance costs. (Publisher's Version)
In: PLOS ONE, 15 (6), ISSN 1932-6203,
DOI: 10.26083/tuprints-00018630,
[Article]

Lettmann, Jessica ; Mody, Karsten ; Kursch-Metz, Tore-Aliocha ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Wehner, Katja (2021):
Bracon wasps for ecological pest control–a laboratory experiment. (Publisher's Version)
In: PeerJ, 9, PeerJ, Inc., ISSN 2167-8359,
DOI: 10.26083/tuprints-00019426,
[Article]

2020

Thiel, Tatjana ; Gaschler, Sarah ; Mody, Karsten ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Drossel, Barbara (2020):
Impact of herbivore preference on the benefit of plant trait variability.
In: Theoretical Ecology, ISSN 1874-1738,
DOI: 10.1007/s12080-020-00487-2,
[Article]

Ambarli, Didem ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Wehner, Katja ; Kämper, Wiebke ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Nauss, Thomas ; Neff, Felix ; Seibold, Sebastian ; Weisser, Wolfgang ; Blüthgen, Nico (2020):
Animal-Mediated Ecosystem Process Rates in Forests and Grasslands are Affected by Climatic Conditions and Land-Use Intensity.
In: Ecosystems, ISSN 1432-9840,
DOI: 10.1007/s10021-020-00530-7,
[Article]

Neumüller, Ulrich ; Burger, Hannah ; Krausch, Sabrina ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Ayasse, Manfred (2020):
Interactions of local habitat type, landscape composition and flower availability moderate wild bee communities.
In: Landscape Ecology, ISSN 0921-2973,
DOI: 10.1007/s10980-020-01096-4,
[Article]

Hoenle, Philipp O. ; Lattke, John E. ; Donoso, David A. ; Beeren, Christoph von ; Heethoff, Michael ; Schmelzle, Sebastian ; Argoti, Adriana ; Camacho, Luis ; Ströbel, Bernhard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2020):
Odontomachus davidsoni sp. nov. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae), a new conspicuous trap-jaw ant from Ecuador.
In: ZooKeys, 948, pp. 75-105. ISSN 1313-2989,
DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.948.48701,
[Article]

Mody, Karsten ; Lerch, Doris ; Müller, Ann-Kathrin ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Harnisch, Matthias (2020):
Flower power in the city: Replacing roadside shrubs by wildflower meadows increases insect numbers and reduces maintenance costs.
In: PloS one, 15 (6), pp. e0234327. ISSN 1932-6203,
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0234327,
[Article]

Schwarz, Benjamin ; Vázquez, Diego P. ; CaraDonna, Paul J. ; Knight, Tiffany M. ; Benadi, Gita ; Dormann, Carsten F. ; Gauzens, Benoit ; Motivans, Elena ; Resasco, Julian ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Burkle, Laura A. ; Fang, Qiang ; Kaiser‐Bunbury, Christopher N. ; Alarcón, Ruben ; Bain, Justin A. ; Chacoff, Natacha P. ; Huang, Shuang‐Quan ; LeBuhn, Gretchen ; MacLeod, Molly ; Petanidou, Theodora ; Rasmussen, Claus ; Simanonok, Michael P. ; Thompson, Amibeth H. ; Fründ, Jochen (2020):
Temporal scale‐dependence of plant–pollinator networks.
In: Oikos, ISSN 0030-1299,
DOI: 10.1111/oik.07303,
[Article]

Thiel, Tatjana ; Gaschler, Sarah ; Mody, Karsten ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Drossel, Barbara (2020):
Impact of plant defense level variability on specialist and generalist herbivores.
In: Theoretical Ecology, ISSN 1874-1738,
DOI: 10.1007/s12080-020-00461-y,
[Article]

Wehner, Katja ; Schäfer, Lea ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Mody, Karsten (2020):
Seed type, habitat and time of day influence post-dispersal seed removal in temperate ecosystems.
In: PeerJ, 8, PeerJ, ISSN 2167-8359,
DOI: 10.25534/tuprints-00011575,
[Article]

Ekroos, Johan ; Kleijn, David ; Batáry, Péter ; Albrecht, Matthias ; Báldi, András ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Knop, Eva ; Kovács-Hostyánszki, Anikó ; Smith, Henrik G. (2020):
High land-use intensity in grasslands constrains wild bee species richness in Europe.
In: Biological Conservation, 241, p. 108255. ISSN 00063207,
DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2019.108255,
[Article]

2019

Câmara, Talita ; Leal, Inara R. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Oliveira, Fernanda M. P. ; Arnan, Xavier (2019):
Anthropogenic disturbance and rainfall variation threaten the stability of plant–ant interactions in the Brazilian Caatinga.
In: Ecography, 42 (11), pp. 1960-1972. ISSN 0906-7590,
DOI: 10.1111/ecog.04531,
[Article]

Seibold, Sebastian ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Müller, Jörg ; Ambarlı, Didem ; Ammer, Christian ; Bauhus, Jürgen ; Fischer, Markus ; Habel, Jan C. ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Nauss, Thomas ; Penone, Caterina ; Prati, Daniel ; Schall, Peter ; Schulze, Ernst-Detlef ; Vogt, Juliane ; Wöllauer, Stephan ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. (2019):
Arthropod decline in grasslands and forests is associated with landscape-level drivers.
In: Nature, 574 (7780), pp. 671-674. ISSN 1476-4687,
DOI: 10.1038/s41586-019-1684-3,
[Article]

Feit, Benjamin ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Traugott, Michael ; Jonsson, Mattias (2019):
Resilience of ecosystem processes: a new approach shows that functional redundancy of biological control services is reduced by landscape simplification.
In: Ecology letters, 22 (10), pp. 1568-1577. ISSN 1461-0248,
DOI: 10.1111/ele.13347,
[Article]

Vogt, Juliane ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Both, Steffen ; Fürstenau, Cornelia ; Gockel, Sonja ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Heinze, Johannes ; Hemp, Andreas ; Hölzel, Nobert ; Jung, Kirsten ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Lauterbach, Ralf ; Lorenzen, Katrin ; Ostrowski, Andreas ; Otto, Niclas ; Prati, Daniel ; Renner, Swen ; Schumacher, Uta ; Seibold, Sebastian ; Simons, Nadja ; Steitz, Iris ; Teuscher, Miriam ; Thiele, Jan ; Weithmann, Sandra ; Wells, Konstans ; Wiesner, Kerstin ; Ayasse, Manfred ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Fischer, Markus ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. (2019):
Eleven years' data of grassland management in Germany.
In: Biodiversity data journal, 7, pp. e36387. ISSN 1314-2828,
DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.7.e36387,
[Article]

Neff, Felix ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Chisté, Melanie N. ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Steckel, Juliane ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Westphal, Catrin ; Pellissier, Loïc ; Gossner, Martin M. (2019):
Cross-scale effects of land use on the functional composition of herbivorous insect communities.
In: Landscape Ecology, 34 (8), pp. 2001-2015. ISSN 0921-2973,
DOI: 10.1007/s10980-019-00872-1,
[Article]

Schmelzle, Sebastian ; Blüthgen, Nico (2019):
Under pressure: force resistance measurements in box mites (Actinotrichida, Oribatida).
In: Frontiers in zoology, 16, p. 24. ISSN 1742-9994,
DOI: 10.1186/s12983-019-0325-x,
[Article]

Busch, Verena ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Schäfer, Deborah ; Prati, Daniel ; Boch, Steffen ; Müller, Jörg ; Chisté, Melanie ; Mody, Karsten ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Fischer, Markus ; Hölzel, Norbert ; Kleinebecker, Till (2019):
Will I stay or will I go? Plant species‐specific response and tolerance to high land‐use intensity in temperate grassland ecosystems.
In: Journal of Vegetation Science, 30 (4), pp. 674-686. ISSN 1100-9233,
DOI: 10.1111/jvs.12749,
[Article]

Arnan, Xavier ; Molowny-Horas, Roberto ; Blüthgen, Nico (2019):
Food resource exploitation and functional resilience in ant communities found in common Mediterranean habitats.
In: The Science of the total environment, 684, pp. 126-135. ISSN 1879-1026,
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.05.260,
[Article]

Hoenle, Philipp O. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Brückner, Adrian ; Kronauer, Daniel J. C. ; Fiala, Brigitte ; Donoso, David A. ; Smith, M. Alex ; Ospina Jara, Bryan ; Beeren, Christoph von (2019):
Species‐level predation network uncovers high prey specificity in a Neotropical army ant community.
In: Molecular Ecology, 28 (9), pp. 2423-2440. ISSN 0962-1083,
DOI: 10.1111/mec.15078,
[Article]

Wehner, Katja ; Renker, Carsten ; Brückner, Adrian ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2019):
Land‐use in Europe affects land snail assemblages directly and indirectly by modulating abiotic and biotic drivers.
In: Ecosphere, 10 (5), pp. e02726. ISSN 2150-8925,
DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.2726,
[Article]

Fornoff, Felix ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Staab, Michael (2019):
Tree diversity increases robustness of multi-trophic interactions.
In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 286 (1898), p. 20182399. ISSN 0962-8452,
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2399,
[Article]

Happe, Anne-Kathrin ; Alins, Georgina ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Boreux, Virginie ; Bosch, Jordi ; García, Daniel ; Hambäck, Peter A. ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Martínez-Sastre, Rodrigo ; Miñarro, Marcos ; Müller, Ann-Kathrin ; Porcel, Mario ; Rodrigo, Anselm ; Roquer-Beni, Laura ; Samnegård, Ulrika ; Tasin, Marco ; Mody, Karsten (2019):
Predatory arthropods in apple orchards across Europe: Responses to agricultural management, adjacent habitat, landscape composition and country.
In: Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 273, pp. 141-150. ISSN 01678809,
DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2018.12.012,
[Article]

Plas, Fons van der ; Allan, Eric ; Fischer, Markus ; Alt, Fabian ; Arndt, Hartmut ; Binkenstein, Julia ; Blaser, Stefan ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Böhm, Stefan ; Hölzel, Norbert ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Morris, Kathryn ; Oelmann, Yvonne ; Prati, Daniel ; Renner, Swen C. ; Rillig, Matthias C. ; Schaefer, H. Martin ; Schloter, Michael ; Schmitt, Barbara ; Schöning, Ingo ; Schrumpf, Marion ; Solly, Emily F. ; Sorkau, Elisabeth ; Steckel, Juliane ; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf ; Stempfhuber, Barbara ; Tschapka, Marco ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Werner, Michael ; Westphal, Catrin ; Wilcke, Wolfgang ; Manning, Peter ; Nichols, Elizabeth (2019):
Towards the development of general rules describing landscape heterogeneity-multifunctionality relationships.
In: Journal of Applied Ecology, 56 (1), pp. 168-179. ISSN 00218901,
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13260,
[Article]

Schmelzle, Sebastian ; Blüthgen, Nico (2019):
Under pressure: force resistance measurements in box mites (Actinotrichida, Oribatida).
In: Frontiers in Zoology, 16 (1), BMC, ISSN 1742-9994,
DOI: 10.1186/s12983-019-0325-x,
[Article]

2018

Felipe-Lucia, María R. ; Soliveres, Santiago ; Penone, Caterina ; Manning, Peter ; Plas, Fons van der ; Boch, Steffen ; Prati, Daniel ; Ammer, Christian ; Schall, Peter ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Bauhus, Jürgen ; Buscot, Francois ; Blaser, Stefan ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Frutos, Angel de ; Ehbrecht, Martin ; Frank, Kevin ; Goldmann, Kezia ; Hänsel, Falk ; Jung, Kirsten ; Kahl, Tiemo ; Nauss, Thomas ; Oelmann, Yvonne ; Pena, Rodica ; Polle, Andrea ; Renner, Swen ; Schloter, Michael ; Schöning, Ingo ; Schrumpf, Marion ; Schulze, Ernst-Detlef ; Solly, Emily ; Sorkau, Elisabeth ; Stempfhuber, Barbara ; Tschapka, Marco ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Fischer, Markus ; Allan, Eric (2018):
Multiple forest attributes underpin the supply of multiple ecosystem services.
In: Nature communications, 9 (1), p. 4839. ISSN 2041-1723,
[Article]

Mesquita-Neto, José N. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schlindwein, Clemens (2018):
Flowers with poricidal anthers and their complex interaction networks-Disentangling legitimate pollinators and illegitimate visitors.
In: Functional Ecology, 32 (10), pp. 2321-2332. ISSN 0269-8463,
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13204,
[Article]

Frank, Kevin ; Bruckner, Adrian ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas (2018):
In search of cues: dung beetle attraction and the significance of volatile composition of dung.
In: Chemoecology, 28 (4-5), pp. 145-152. ISSN 0937-7409,
DOI: 10.1007/s00049-018-0266,
[Article]

Costa, Fernanda V. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Viana-Junior, Arleu B. ; Guerra, Tadeu J. ; Di Spirito, Laura ; Neves, Frederico S. (2018):
Resilience to fire and climate seasonality drive the temporal dynamics of ant-plant interactions in a fire-prone ecosystem.
In: Ecological Indicators, 93, pp. 247-255. ISSN 1470160X,
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.05.001,
[Article]

Rosumek, Felix B. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Brückner, Adrian ; Menzel, Florian ; Gebauer, Gerhard ; Heethoff, Michael (2018):
Unveiling community patterns and trophic niches of tropical and temperate ants using an integrative framework of field data, stable isotopes and fatty acids.
In: PeerJ, 6, PeerJ, ISSN 2167-8359,
DOI: 10.7717/peerj.5467,
[Article]

Frank, Kevin ; Krell, Frank-Thorsten ; Slade, Eleanor M. ; Raine, Elizabeth H. ; Chiew, Li Yuen ; Schmitt, Thomas ; Vairappan, Charles S. ; Walter, Philippe ; Blüthgen, Nico (2018):
Global dung webs: high trophic generalism of dung beetles along the latitudinal diversity gradient.
In: Ecology letters, 21 (8), pp. 1229-1236. ISSN 1461-0248,
DOI: 10.1111/ele.13095,
[Article]

Câmara, Talita ; Leal, Inara R. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Oliveira, Fernanda M. P. ; Queiroz, Rubens T. de ; Arnan, Xavier (2018):
Effects of chronic anthropogenic disturbance and rainfall on the specialization of ant-plant mutualistic networks in the Caatinga, a Brazilian dry forest.
In: The Journal of animal ecology, 87 (4), pp. 1022-1033. ISSN 1365-2656,
[Article]

Chiste, Melanie N. ; Mody, Karsten ; Kunz, Gernot ; Gunczy, Johanna ; Blüthgen, Nico (2018):
Intensive land use drives small-scale homogenization of plant- and leafhopper communities and promotes generalists.
In: Oecologia, 186 (2), pp. 529-540. ISSN 1432-1939,
DOI: 10.1007/s00442-017-4031-0,
[Article]

Ströbel, Bernhard ; Schmelzle, Sebastian ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Heethoff, Michael (2018):
An automated device for the digitization and 3D modelling of insects, combining extended-depth-of-field and all-side multi-view imaging.
In: ZooKeys, 759, pp. 1-27. Pensoft Publishers, ISSN 1313-2989,
DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.759.24584,
[Article]

2017

Mangels, Jule ; Fiedler, Konrad ; Schneider, Florian D. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Diversity and trait composition of moths respond to land-use intensification in grasslands: generalists replace specialists.
In: Biodiversity and Conservation, 26 (14), pp. 3385-3405. ISSN 0960-3115,
[Article]

Kühsel, Sara ; Brückner, Adrian ; Schmelzle, Sebastian ; Heethoff, Michael ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Surface area - volume ratios in insects.
In: Insect science, 24 (5), pp. 829-841. ISSN 1744-7917,
[Article]

Frank, Kevin ; Brückner, Adrian ; Hilpert, Andrea ; Heethoff, Michael ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Nutrient quality of vertebrate dung as a diet for dung beetles.
In: Scientific reports, 7 (1), p. 12141. ISSN 2045-2322,
[Article]

Staab, Michael ; Fornoff, Felix ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Ants at Plant Wounds: A Little-Known Trophic Interaction with Evolutionary Implications for Ant-Plant Interactions.
In: The American naturalist, 190 (3), pp. 442-450. ISSN 1537-5323,
[Article]

Rosumek, Félix B. ; Brückner, Adrian ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Menzel, Florian ; Heethoff, Michael (2017):
Patterns and dynamics of neutral lipid fatty acids in ants – implications for ecological studies.
In: Frontiers in Zoology, 14 (1), BioMed Central, ISSN 1742-9994,
[Article]

Frank, Kevin ; Huelsmann, Marietta ; Assmann, Thorsten ; Schmitt, Thomas ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Land use affects dung beetle communities and their ecosystem service in forests and grasslands.
In: Agriculture Ecosytems & Environment, (243), pp. 114-122. ISSN 0167-8809,
[Article]

Kämper, Wiebke ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Kühsel, Sara ; Storm, Christian ; Eltz, Thomas ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Evaluating the effects of floral resource specialization and of nitrogen regulation on the vulnerability of social bees in agricultural landscapes.
In: Apidologie, 48 (3), pp. 317-383. ISSN 0044-8435,
[Article]

Wurmitzer, Christin ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Krell, Frank-Thorsten ; Maldonado, Belen ; Ocampo, Frederico ; Müller, Josef K. ; Schmitt, Thomas (2017):
Attraction of dung beetles to herbivore dung and synthetic compounds in a comparative field study.
In: Chemoecology, 27 (2), pp. 75-84. ISSN 0937-7409,
[Article]

Kaluza, Benjamin F. ; Wallace, Helen ; Keller, Alexander ; Heard, Tim A. ; Jeffers, Bradley ; Drescher, Nora ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Leonhardt, Sara D. (2017):
Generalist social bees maximize diversity intake in plant species-rich and resource-abundant environments.
In: Ecosphere, 8 (3), pp. 10.1002/ecs2.1758. ISSN 2150-8925,
[Article]

Kaiser-Bunbury, Christopher N. ; Mougal, James ; Whittington, Andrew E. ; Valentin, Terence ; Gabriel, Ronny ; Olesen, Jens M. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Ecosystem restoration strengthens pollination network resilience and function.
In: Nature, 542 (7640), pp. 223-227. ISSN 1476-4687,
[Article]

Simons, Nadja K. ; Lewinsohn, Thomas M. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Buscot, Francois ; Boch, Steffen ; Daniel, Rolf ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Jung, Kirsten ; Kaiser, Kristin ; Mueller, Joerg ; Prati, Daniel ; Renner, Swen C. ; Socher, Stephanie A. ; Sonnemann, Ilja ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Werner, Michael ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Wurst, Susanne ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. (2017):
Contrasting effects of grassland management modes on species-abundance distributions of multiple groups.
In: Agriculture Ecosytems & Environment, 237, pp. 143-153. ISSN 0167-8809,
[Article]

Staab, Michael ; Methorst, Joel ; Peters, Jan ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria (2017):
Tree diversity and nectar composition affect arthropod visitors on extrafloral nectaries in a diversity experiment.
In: Journal of Plant Ecology, 10 (1), pp. 201-212. ISSN 1752-9921,
[Article]

Nascimento, Fabio S. ; Brückner, Adrian ; Heethoff, Michael ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
The relationship between epicuticular long-chained hydrocarbons and surface area - volume ratios in insects (Diptera, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera).
In: PLOS ONE, 12 (4), PLOS, ISSN 1932-6203,
[Article]

Kaemper, Wiebke ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Eltz, Thomas (2017):
Bumblebee footprints on bird's-foot trefoil uncover increasing flower visitation with land-use intensity.
In: Agriculture Ecosytems & Environment, 240, pp. 77-83. ISSN 0167-8809,
[Article]

Frank, Kevin ; Brückner, Adrian ; Hilpert, Andrea ; Heethoff, Michael ; Blüthgen, Nico (2017):
Nutrient quality of vertebrate dung as a diet for dung beetles.
In: Scientific Reports, 7 (1), Springer Nature, ISSN 2045-2322,
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-12265-y,
[Article]

2016

Blüthgen, Nico ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Jung, Kirsten ; Prati, Daniel ; Renner, Swen C. ; Boch, Steffen ; Fischer, Markus ; Hölzel, Norbert ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Tschapka, Marco ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Gossner, Martin M. (2016):
Land use imperils plant and animal community stability through changes in asynchrony rather than diversity.
In: Nature communications, 7, p. 10697. ISSN 2041-1723,
[Article]

Houadria, Mickal ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Salas-Lopez, Alex ; Schmitt, Mona-Isabel ; Arndt, Johanna ; Schneider, Eric ; Orivel, Jerome ; Menzel, Florian (2016):
The relation between circadian asynchrony, functional redundancy, and trophic performance in tropical ant communities.
In: Ecology, 97 (1), pp. 255-235. ISSN 0012-9658,
[Article]

Ivens, Aniek B. F. ; Beeren, Christoph von ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Kronauer, Daniel J. C. (2016):
Studying the Complex Communities of Ants and Their Symbionts Using Ecological Network Analysis.
In: Annual review of entomology, 61, pp. 353-71. ISSN 1545-4487,
[Article]

Soliveres, Santiago ; Manning, Peter ; Prati, Daniel ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Alt, Fabian ; Arndt, Hartmut ; Baumgartner, Vanessa ; Binkenstein, Julia ; Birkhofer, Klaus ; Blaser, Stefan ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Boch, Steffen ; Böhm, Stefan ; Börschig, Carmen ; Buscot, Francois ; Diekötter, Tim ; Heinze, Johannes ; Hölzel, Norbert ; Jung, Kirsten ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Klemmer, Sandra ; Krauss, Jochen ; Lange, Markus ; Morris, E. Kathryn ; Müller, Jörg ; Oelmann, Yvonne ; Overmann, Jörg ; Pašalić, Esther ; Renner, Swen C. ; Rillig, Matthias C. ; Schaefer, H. Martin ; Schloter, Michael ; Schmitt, Barbara ; Schöning, Ingo ; Schrumpf, Marion ; Sikorski, Johannes ; Socher, Stephanie A. ; Solly, Emily F. ; Sonnemann, Ilja ; Sorkau, Elisabeth ; Steckel, Juliane ; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf ; Stempfhuber, Barbara ; Tschapka, Marco ; Türke, Manfred ; Venter, Paul ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Werner, Michael ; Westphal, Catrin ; Wilcke, Wolfgang ; Wolters, Volkmar ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Wurst, Susanne ; Fischer, Markus ; Allan, Eric (2016):
Locally rare species influence grassland ecosystem multifunctionality.
In: Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 371 (1694), ISSN 1471-2970,
[Article]

Wehner, Katja ; Norton, Roy A. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Heethoff, Michael (2016):
Specialization of oribatid mites to forest microhabitatsthe enigmatic role of litter.
In: Ecosphere, 7 (3), pp. e01336. ISSN 2150-8925,
[Article]

Sendoya, Sebastian F. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Tamashiro, Jorgy Y. ; Fernandez, Fernando ; Oliveira, Paulo S. (2016):
Foliage-dwelling ants in a neotropical savanna: effects of plant and insect exudates on ant communities.
In: Arthropod-plant interactions, 10 (3), pp. 183-195. ISSN 1872-8855,
[Article]

Esser, Helen J. ; Herre, Edward Allen ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Loaiza, Jose R. ; Bermúdez, Sergio E. ; Jansen, Patrick A. (2016):
Host specificity in a diverse Neotropical tick community: an assessment using quantitative network analysis and host phylogeny.
In: Parasites & vectors, 9 (1), p. 372. ISSN 1756-3305,
[Article]

Soliveres, Santiago ; Plas, Fons van der ; Manning, Peter ; Prati, Daniel ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Renner, Swen C. ; Alt, Fabian ; Arndt, Hartmut ; Baumgartner, Vanessa ; Binkenstein, Julia ; Birkhofer, Klaus ; Blaser, Stefan ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Boch, Steffen ; Böhm, Stefan ; Börschig, Carmen ; Buscot, Francois ; Diekötter, Tim ; Heinze, Johannes ; Hölzel, Norbert ; Jung, Kirsten ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Klemmer, Sandra ; Krauss, Jochen ; Lange, Markus ; Morris, E. Kathryn ; Müller, Jörg ; Oelmann, Yvonne ; Overmann, Jörg ; Pašalić, Esther ; Rillig, Matthias C. ; Schaefer, H. Martin ; Schloter, Michael ; Schmitt, Barbara ; Schöning, Ingo ; Schrumpf, Marion ; Sikorski, Johannes ; Socher, Stephanie A. ; Solly, Emily F. ; Sonnemann, Ilja ; Sorkau, Elisabeth ; Steckel, Juliane ; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf ; Stempfhuber, Barbara ; Tschapka, Marco ; Türke, Manfred ; Venter, Paul C. ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Werner, Michael ; Westphal, Catrin ; Wilcke, Wolfgang ; Wolters, Volkmar ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Wurst, Susanne ; Fischer, Markus ; Allan, Eric (2016):
Biodiversity at multiple trophic levels is needed for ecosystem multifunctionality.
In: Nature, 536 (7617), pp. 456-9. ISSN 1476-4687,
[Article]

Ellwood, M. D. Farnon ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Fayle, Tom M. ; Foster, William A. ; Menzel, Florian (2016):
Competition can lead to unexpected patterns in tropical ant communities.
In: Acta Oecologica - International Journal of Ecology, 75, pp. 24-34. ISSN 1146-609X,
[Article]

Gossner, Martin M. ; Lewinsohn, Thomas M. ; Kahl, Tiemo ; Grassein, Fabrice ; Boch, Steffen ; Prati, Daniel ; Birkhofer, Klaus ; Renner, Swen C. ; Sikorski, Johannes ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Arndt, Hartmut ; Baumgartner, Vanessa ; Blaser, Stefan ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Börschig, Carmen ; Buscot, Francois ; Diekötter, Tim ; Jorge, Leonardo Ré ; Jung, Kirsten ; Keyel, Alexander C. ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Klemmer, Sandra ; Krauss, Jochen ; Lange, Markus ; Müller, Jörg ; Overmann, Jörg ; Pašalić, Esther ; Penone, Caterina ; Perović, David J. ; Purschke, Oliver ; Schall, Peter ; Socher, Stephanie A. ; Sonnemann, Ilja ; Tschapka, Marco ; Tscharntke, Teja ; Türke, Manfred ; Venter, Paul Christiaan ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Werner, Michael ; Wolters, Volkmar ; Wurst, Susanne ; Westphal, Catrin ; Fischer, Markus ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Allan, Eric (2016):
Land-use intensification causes multitrophic homogenization of grassland communities.
In: Nature, 540 (7632), pp. 266-269. ISSN 1476-4687,
[Article]

Schleuning, Matthias ; Fründ, Jochen ; Schweiger, Oliver ; Welk, Erik ; Albrecht, Jörg ; Albrecht, Matthias ; Beil, Marion ; Benadi, Gita ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Bruelheide, Helge ; Böhning-Gaese, Katrin ; Dehling, D. Matthias ; Dormann, Carsten F. ; Exeler, Nina ; Farwig, Nina ; Harpke, Alexander ; Hickler, Thomas ; Kratochwil, Anselm ; Kuhlmann, Michael ; Kühn, Ingolf ; Michez, Denis ; Mudri-Stojnić, Sonja ; Plein, Michaela ; Rasmont, Pierre ; Schwabe, Angelika ; Settele, Josef ; Vujić, Ante ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Wiemers, Martin ; Hof, Christian (2016):
Ecological networks are more sensitive to plant than to animal extinction under climate change.
In: Nature communications, 7, p. 13965. ISSN 2041-1723,
[Article]

Kaemper, Wiebke ; Werner, Patrizia K. ; Hilpert, Andrea ; Westphal, Catrin ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Eltz, Thomas ; Leonhardt, Sara Diana (2016):
How landscape, pollen intake and pollen quality affect colony growth in Bombus terrestris.
In: Landscape Ecology, 31 (10), pp. 2245-2258. ISSN 0921-2973,
[Article]

Chiste, Melanie N. ; Mody, Karsten ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Köhler, Günther ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2016):
Losers, winners, and opportunists: How grassland land-use intensity affects orthopteran communities.
In: Ecosphere, 7 (11), pp. e01545. ISSN 2150-8925,
[Article]

2015

Renoult, Julien P. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Binkenstein, Julia ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Werner, Michael ; Schaefer, H. Martin (2015):
The relative importance of color signaling for plant generalization in pollination networks.
In: Oikos, 124 (3), pp. 347-354. ISSN 0030-1299,
[Article]

Houadria, Mickal ; Salas-Lopez, Alex ; Orivel, Jerome ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Menzel, Florian (2015):
Dietary and Temporal Niche Differentiation in Tropical Ants-Can They Explain Local Ant Coexistence?
In: Biotropica, 2, pp. 208-217. ISSN 0006-3606,
[Article]

Mangels, Jule ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Frank, Kevin ; Grassein, Fabrice ; Hilpert, Andrea ; Mody, Karsten (2015):
Tree Species Composition and Harvest Intensity Affect Herbivore Density and Leaf Damage on Beech, Fagus sylvatica, in Different Landscape Contexts.
In: PloS one, 10 (5), pp. e0126140. ISSN 1932-6203,
[Article]

Manning, P. ; Gossner, M. M. ; Bossdorf, O. ; Allan, E. ; Zhang, Y. Y. ; Prati, D. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Boch, S. ; Böhm, S. ; Börschig, C. ; Hölzel, N. ; Jung, K. ; Klaus, V. H. ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Kleinbecker, T. ; Krauss, J. ; Lange, M. ; Müller, J. ; Pasalic, E. ; Socher, S. A. ; Tschapka, M. ; Türke, M. ; Weiner, C. ; Werner, M. ; Gockel, S. ; Hemp, A. ; Renner, S. C. ; Wells, K. ; Buscot, F. ; Kalko, E. K. V. ; Linsenmair, K. E. ; Weisser, W. W. ; Fischer, M. (2015):
Grassland management intensification weakens the associations among the diversities of multiple plant and animal taxa.
In: Ecology, 96, pp. 1492-1501. ISSN 0012-9658,
[Article]

Leonhardt, S. D. ; Wallace, H. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Wenzel, F. (2015):
Potential role of environmentally derived cuticular compounds in stingless bees.
In: Chemoecology, 25 (4), pp. 159-167. ISSN 0937-7409,
[Article]

Maglianesi, Maria ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Böhning-Gaese, Katrin ; Schleuning, Matthias (2015):
Functional structure and specialization in three tropical plant-hummingbird interaction networks across an elevational gradient in Costa Rica.
In: Ecography, 38 (11), pp. 1119-1128. ISSN 1600-0587,
[Article]

Staab, M. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria (2015):
Tree diversity alters the structure of a tri-trophic network in a biodiversity experiment.
In: Oikos, 124 (7), pp. 827-834. ISSN 0030-1299,
[Article]

Schmidt-Neuerburg, V. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2015):
Ant gardens protect epiphytes against drought in a Venezuelan lowland rain forest.
In: Ecotropica, 13, pp. 93-100. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Keller, Alexander (2015):
Functional and phylogenetic diversity of plant communities differently affect the structure of flower-visitor interactions and reveal convergences in floral traits.
In: Evolutionary ecology, 29 (3), pp. 437-450. ISSN 0269-7953,
[Article]

Allan, Eric ; Manning, Pete ; Alt, Fabian ; Binkenstein, Julia ; Blaser, Stefan ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Böhm, Stefan ; Grassein, Fabrice ; Hölzel, Norbert ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Morris, E. Kathryn ; Oelmann, Yvonne ; Prati, Daniel ; Renner, Swen C. ; Rillig, Matthias C. ; Schaefer, Martin ; Schloter, Michael ; Schmitt, Barbara ; Schöning, Ingo ; Schrumpf, Marion ; Solly, Emily ; Sorkau, Elisabeth ; Steckel, Juliane ; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf ; Stempfhuber, Barbara ; Tschapka, Marco ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Werner, Michael ; Westphal, Catrin ; Wilcke, Wolfgang ; Fischer, Markus (2015):
Land use intensification alters ecosystem multifunctionality via loss of biodiversity and changes to functional composition.
In: Ecology letters, 18 (8), pp. 834-43. ISSN 1461-0248,
[Article]

Kaiser-Bunbury, Christopher N. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2015):
Integrating network ecology with applied conservation: a synthesis and guide to implementation.
In: AoB PLANTS, 7, pp. plv076. ISSN 2041-2851,
[Article]

Kühsel, Sara ; Blüthgen, Nico (2015):
High diversity stabilizes the thermal resilience of pollinator communities in intensively managed grasslands.
In: Nature communications, 6, p. 7989. ISSN 2041-1723,
[Article]

Kaiser-Bunbury, Christopher N. ; Mougal, James ; Valentin, Terence ; Gabriel, Ronny ; Blüthgen, Nico (2015):
Herbicide application as a habitat restoration tool: impact on native island plant communities.
In: Applied Vegetation Science, 18 (4), pp. 650-660. ISSN 1654-109X,
[Article]

Gámez-Virués, Sagrario ; Perović, David J. ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Börschig, Carmen ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Jong, Heike de ; Simons, Nadja K. ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Krauss, Jochen ; Maier, Gwen ; Scherber, Christoph ; Steckel, Juliane ; Rothenwöhrer, Christoph ; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Weisser, Wolfgang ; Werner, Michael ; Tscharntke, Teja ; Westphal, Catrin (2015):
Landscape simplification filters species traits and drives biotic homogenization.
In: Nature communications, 6, p. 8568. ISSN 2041-1723,
[Article]

Arnan, Xavier ; Blüthgen, Nico (2015):
Using ecophysiological traits to predict climatic and activity niches: lethal temperature and water loss in Mediterranean ants.
In: Global ecology and biogeography, 24 (12), pp. 1454-1464. ISSN 1466-822X,
[Article]

2014

Benadi, Gita ; Hovestadt, Thomas ; Poethke, Hans-Joachim ; Blüthgen, Nico (2014):
Specialization and phenological synchrony of plant-pollinator interactions along an altitudinal gradient.
In: The Journal of animal ecology, 83 (3), pp. 639-650. ISSN 1365-2656,
[Article]

Allan, Eric ; Bossdorf, Oliver ; Dormann, Carsten F. ; Prati, Daniel ; Gossner, Martin M. ; Tscharntke, Teja ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Bellach, Michaela ; Birkhofer, Klaus ; Boch, Steffen ; Böhm, Stefan ; Börschig, Carmen ; Chatzinotas, Antonis ; Christ, Sabina ; Daniel, Rolf ; Diekötter, Tim ; Fischer, Christiane ; Friedl, Thomas ; Glaser, Karin ; Hallmann, Christine ; Hodac, Ladislav ; Hölzel, Norbert ; Jung, Kirsten ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Klaus, Valentin H. ; Kleinebecker, Till ; Krauss, Jochen ; Lange, Markus ; Morris, E. Kathryn ; Müller, Jörg ; Nacke, Heiko ; Pasalic, Esther ; Rillig, Matthias C. ; Rothenwöhrer, Christoph ; Schall, Peter ; Scherber, Christoph ; Schulze, Waltraud ; Socher, Stephanie A. ; Steckel, Juliane ; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf ; Türke, Manfred ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Werner, Michael ; Westphal, Catrin ; Wolters, Volkmar ; Wubet, Tesfaye ; Gockel, Sonja ; Gorke, Martin ; Hemp, Andreas ; Renner, Swen C. ; Schöning, Ingo ; Pfeiffer, Simone ; König-Ries, Birgitta ; Buscot, François ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Schulze, Ernst-Detlef ; Weisser, Wolfgang W. ; Fischer, Markus (2014):
Interannual variation in land-use intensity enhances grassland multidiversity.
In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111 (1), pp. 308-13. ISSN 1091-6490,
[Article]

Heleno, Ruben ; Garcia, Cristina ; Jordano, Pedro ; Traveset, Anna ; Gómez, José Maria ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Memmott, Jane ; Moora, Mari ; Cerdeira, Jorge ; Rodríguez-Echeverría, Susana ; Freitas, Helena ; Olesen, Jens M. (2014):
Ecological networks: delving into the architecture of biodiversity.
In: Biology letters, 10 (1), p. 20131000. ISSN 1744-957X,
[Article]

Weiner, Christiane Natalie ; Werner, Michael ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2014):
Land-use impacts on plant-pollinator networks: interaction strength and specialization predict pollinator declines.
In: Ecology, 95 (2), pp. 466-74. ISSN 0012-9658,
[Article]

Alejandra Maglianesi, Maria ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Böhning-Gaese, Katrin ; Schleuning, Matthias (2014):
Morphological traits determine specialization and resource use in plant-hummingbird networks in the neotropics.
In: Ecology, 95 (12), pp. 3325-3334. ISSN 0012-9658,
[Article]

2013

Polidori, C. ; Santoro, D. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2013):
Does prey mobility affect niche width and individual specialization in hunting wasps? A network-based analysis.
In: Oikos, 123 (3), pp. 385-394. [Article]

Junker, R. R. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Binkenstein, J. ; Paulus, J. ; Schaefer, M. ; Stang, M. (2013):
Specialisation on traits as basis for the niche-breadth of flower visitors and as structuring mechanism of ecological networks.
In: Functional Ecology, 27 (2), pp. 329-341. [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Tolasch, Till ; Conrad, Jürgen ; Beifuß, Uwe ; Beuerle, Till ; Schmitt, Thomas (2013):
Crematoenones - a novel substance class exhibited by ants functions as appeasement signal.
In: Frontiers in zoology, 10 (1), p. 32. ISSN 1742-9994,
[Article]

Albrecht, Jörg ; Berens, Dana G. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Jaroszewicz, Bogdan ; Selva, Nuria ; Farwig, Nina (2013):
Logging and forest edges reduce redundancy in plant-frugivore networks in an old-growth European forest.
In: Journal of Ecology, 101 (4), pp. 990-999. ISSN 0022-0477,
[Article]

Benadi, Gita ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Hovestadt, Thomas ; Poethke, Hans-Joachim (2013):
When can plant-pollinator interactions promote plant diversity?
In: The American naturalist, 182 (2), pp. 131-46. ISSN 1537-5323,
[Article]

Benadi, Gita ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Hovestadt, Thomas ; Poethke, Hans-Joachim (2013):
Contrasting specialization-stability relationships in plant-animal mutualistic systems.
In: Ecological Modelling, 258, pp. 65-73. Elsevier Science, ISSN 0304-3800,
[Article]

Bohan, David A. ; Raybould, Alan ; Mulder, Christian ; Woodward, Guy ; Tamaddoni-Nezhad, Alireza ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Pocock, Michael J. O. ; Muggleton, Stephen ; Darren, M. Evans ; Astegiano, Julia ; Massol, Francois ; Loeuille, Nicolas ; Petit, Sandrine ; Macfadyen, Sarina
Woodward, Guy ; Bohan, David A. (eds.) (2013):
Networking agroecology: Integrating the diversity of agroecosystem interactions.
In: Advances in Ecological Research, In: Ecological Networks in an Agricultural World, pp. 1-67, London [u. a.], Elsevier, ISBN 978-0-12-420002-9,
[Book Section]

Chrobrock, Thomas ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Werner, Michael ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Fischer, Markus ; Kleunen, Mark van (2013):
Effects of native pollinator specialization, self-compatibility and flowering duration of European plant species on their invasiveness elsewhere.
In: Journal of Ecology, 101 (4), pp. 916-923. ISSN 0022-0477,
[Article]

2012

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Blüthgen, Nico (2012):
The same, but different: pollen foraging in honeybee and bumblebee colonies.
In: Apidologie, 43 (4), pp. 449-464. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Dormann, Carsten F. ; Prati, D. ; Klaus, V. H. ; Kleinebecker, T. ; Hölzel, N. ; Alt, F. ; Boch, S. ; Gockel, S. ; Hemp, A. ; Müller, J. ; Nieschulte, J. ; Renner, S. C. ; Schöning, I. ; Schumacher, U. ; Socher, S. A. ; Wells, K. ; Birkhofer, Klaus ; Buscot, F. ; Oelmann, Y. ; Rothenwöhrer, C. ; Scherber, C. ; Tscharntke, T. ; Weiner, Christiane Natalie ; Fischer, M. ; Kalko, E. K. V. ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Schulze, E. D. ; Weisser, W. W. (2012):
A quantitative index of land-use intensity in grasslands: integrating mowing, grazing and fertilization.
In: Basic and Applied Ecology, 13 (3), pp. 207-220. [Article]

Schleuning, Matthias ; Fründ, Jochen ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria ; Abrahamczyk, Stefan ; Alarcón, Ruben ; Albrecht, Matthias ; Andersson, Georg K. S. ; Bazarian, Simone ; Böhning-Gaese, Katrin ; Bommarco, Riccardo ; Dalsgaard, Bo ; Dehling, D. Matthias ; Gotlieb, Ariella ; Hagen, Melanie ; Hickler, Thomas ; Holzschuh, Andrea ; Kaiser-Bunbury, Christopher N. ; Kreft, Holger ; Morris, Rebecca J. ; Sandel, Brody ; Sutherland, William J. ; Svenning, Jens-Christian ; Tscharntke, Teja ; Watts, Stella ; Weiner, Christiane N. ; Werner, Michael ; Williams, Neal M. ; Winqvist, Camilla ; Dormann, Carsten F. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2012):
Specialization of mutualistic interaction networks decreases toward tropical latitudes.
In: Current biology : CB, 22 (20), pp. 1925-31. ISSN 1879-0445,
[Article]

Benadi, Gita ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Hovestadt, Thomas ; Poethke, Hans-Joachim (2012):
Population dynamics of plant and pollinator communities: stability reconsidered.
In: The American naturalist, 179 (2), pp. 157-68. ISSN 1537-5323,
[Article]

2011

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Schmitt, Thomas ; Blüthgen, Nico (2011):
Tree resin composition, collection behavior and selective filters shape chemical profiles of tropical bees (Apidae: Meliponini).
In: PLoS ONE, 6 (8), pp. e23445. [Article]

Bleil, Richard ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Junker, Robert R. (2011):
Ant-plant mutualism in Hawai´i? Invasive ants reduce flower parasitism but also exploit floral nectar of the endemic shrub Vaccinium reticulatum (Ericaceae).
In: Pacific Science, 65 (3), pp. 291-300. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Klein, Alexandra-Maria (2011):
Functional complementarity and specialisation: The role of biodiversity in plant-pollinator interactions.
In: Basic and Applied Ecology, 12 (4), pp. 282-291. [Article]

Weiner, Christiane Natalie ; Werner, Michael ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2011):
Land use intensity in grasslands: Changes in biodiversity, species composition and specialisation in flower visitor networks.
In: Basic and Applied Ecology, 12 (4), pp. 292-299. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Daehler, Curtis C. ; Dötterl, Stefan ; Keller, Alexander ; Blüthgen, Nico (2011):
Hawaiian ant-flower networks: nectar-thieving ants prefer undefended native over introduced plants with floral defenses.
In: Ecological Monographs, 81 (2), pp. 295-311. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Bretscher, Simon ; Dötterl, Stefan ; Blüthgen, Nico (2011):
Phytochemical cues affect hunting-site choices of a nursery web spider (Pisaura mirabilis) but not a crab spider (Misumena vatia).
In: Journal of Arachnology, 39 (1), pp. 113-117. [Article]

Schleuning, Matthias ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Flörchinger, Martina ; Braun, Julius ; Schaefer, H. Martin ; Böhning-Gaese, Katrin (2011):
Specialization and interaction strength in a tropical plant-frugivore network differ among forest strata.
In: Ecology, 92 (1), pp. 26-36. [Article]

Drescher, Jochen ; Feldhaar, Heike ; Blüthgen, Nico (2011):
Interspecific aggression and resource monopolization of the invasive ant Anoplolepis gracilipes in Malaysian Borneo.
In: Biotropica, 43 (1), pp. 93-99. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Loewel, C. ; Gross, Roy ; Dötterl, Stefan ; Keller, A. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2011):
Composition of epiphytic bacterial communities differs on petals and leaves.
In: Plant Biology, [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Staab, Michael ; Chung, Arthur Y. C. ; Gebauer, Gerhard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2011):
Trophic ecology of parabiotic ants: Do the partners have similar food niches?
In: Austral Ecology, [Article]

Klaus, V. H. ; Kleinebecker, T. ; Hölzel, N. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Boch, S. ; Müller, J. ; Socher, S. ; Prati, D. ; Fischer, M. (2011):
Nutrient concentrations and fibre contents of plant community biomass reflect species richness patterns along a broad range of land-use intensities in agricultural grasslands.
In: Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics , 13, pp. 287-295. [Article]

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Form, Sven ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas ; Feldhaar, Heike (2011):
Genetic relatedness and chemical profiles in an unusually peaceful eusocial bee.
In: Journal of chemical ecology, 37 (10), pp. 1117-26. ISSN 1573-1561,
[Article]

2010

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas (2010):
Chemical profiles of body surfaces and nests from six Bornean stingless bee species.
In: Journal of Chemical Ecology, 37 (1), pp. 98-104. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Bleil, Richard ; Daehler, Curtis C. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Intra-floral resource partitioning between endemic and invasive flower visitors: consequences for pollinator effectiveness.
In: Ecological Entomology, 35 (6), pp. 760-767. [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Woywod, Martin ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas (2010):
Behavioural and chemical mechanisms behind a Mediterranean ant-ant association.
In: Ecological Entomology, 35 (6), pp. 711-720. [Article]

Fründ, Jochen ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Pollinator diversity and specialization in relation to flower diversity.
In: Oikos, 119 (10), pp. 1581-1590. [Article]

Drescher, Jochen ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas ; Bühler, Jana ; Feldhaar, Heike (2010):
Societies drifting apart? Behavioural, genetic and chemical differentiation between supercolonies in the yellow crazy ant Anoplolepis gracilipes.
In: PLoS ONE, 5 (10), pp. e13581. [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Pokorny, Tamara ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas (2010):
Trail-sharing among tropical ants: interspecific use of trail pheromones?
In: Ecological Entomology, 35 (4), pp. 495-503. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Feldhaar, Heike (2010):
Food and shelter: how resources influence ant ecology.
In: Ant Ecology, Oxford University Press, USA, [Book Section]

Junker, Robert R. ; Höcherl, Nicole ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Responses to olfactory signals reflect network structure of flower-visitor interactions.
In: Journal of Animal Ecology, 79 (4), pp. 818-823. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Heidinger, Ina M. M. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Floral scent terpenoids deter the facultative florivore Metrioptera bicolor (Ensifera, Tettigoniidae, Decticinae).
In: Journal of Orthoptera Research, 19 (1), pp. 69-74. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Why network analysis is often disconnected from community ecology: A critique and an ecologist's guide.
In: Basic and Applied Ecology, 11 (3), pp. 185-195. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Floral scents repel facultative flower visitors, but attract obligate ones.
In: Annals of Botany, 105 (5), pp. 777-782. [Article]

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Jung, Linda-Maria ; Schmitt, Thomas ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Terpenoids tame aggressors: role of chemicals in stingless bee communal nesting.
In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 64 (9), pp. 1415-1423. [Article]

Dworschak, Kai ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Networks and dominance hierarchies: does interspecific aggression explain flower partitioning among stingless bees?
In: Ecological Entomology, 35 (2), pp. 216-225. [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Parabiotic associations between tropical ants: equal partnership or parasitic exploitation?
In: Journal of Animal Ecology, 79 (1), pp. 71-81. [Article]

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Zeilhofer, S. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas (2010):
Stingless bees use terpenes as olfactory cues to find resin sources.
In: Chemical Senses, 35 (7), pp. 603 -611. [Article]

Feldhaar, Heike ; Gebauer, Gerhard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Stable isotopes: past and future in exposing secrets of ant nutrition (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Myrmecological News, 13, pp. 3-13. [Article]

Weiner, Christiane Natalie ; Hilpert, Andrea ; Werner, Michael ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2010):
Pollen amino acids and flower specialisation in solitary bees.
In: Apidologie, 41 (4), pp. 476-487. [Article]

2009

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Blüthgen, Nico (2009):
A sticky affair: resin collection by Bornean stingless bees.
In: Biotropica, 41 (6), pp. 730-736. [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Schmitt, Thomas ; Blüthgen, Nico (2009):
Intraspecific nestmate recognition in two parabiotic ant species: acquired recognition cues and low inter-colony discrimination.
In: Insectes Sociaux, 56 (3), pp. 251-260. [Article]

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas (2009):
Smelling like resin: terpenoids account for species-specific cuticular profiles in Southeast-Asian stingless bees.
In: Insectes Sociaux, 56 (2), pp. 157-170. [Article]

Vázquez, Diego P. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Cagnolo, L. ; Chacoff, N. P. (2009):
Uniting pattern and process in plant-animal mutualistic networks: a review.
In: Annals of Botany, 103 (9), pp. 1445-1457. [Article]

Ings, Thomas C. ; Montoya, José M. ; Bascompte, Jordi ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Brown, Lee ; Dormann, Carsten F. ; Edwards, François ; Figueroa, David ; Jacob, Ute ; Jones, J. Iwan ; Lauridsen, Rasmus B. ; Ledger, Mark E. ; Lewis, Hannah M. ; Olesen, Jens M. ; Veen, F. J. Frank van ; Warren, Phil H. ; Woodward, Guy (2009):
Review: Ecological networks - beyond food webs.
In: Journal of Animal Ecology, 78 (1), pp. 253-269. [Article]

Dormann, Carsten F. ; Fründ, Jochen ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Gruber, Bernd (2009):
Indices, graphs and null models: analyzing bipartite ecological networks.
In: The Open Ecology Journal, 2, pp. 7-24. [Article]

2008

Blüthgen, Nico ; Fründ, Jochen ; Vázquez, Diego P. ; Menzel, Florian (2008):
What do interaction network metrics tell us about specialization and biological traits?
In: Ecology, 89 (12), pp. 3387-3399. [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard ; Blüthgen, Nico (2008):
Selective interspecific tolerance in tropical Crematogaster-Camponotus associations.
In: Animal Behaviour, 75 (3), pp. 837-846. [Article]

Menzel, Florian ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmitt, Thomas (2008):
Tropical parabiotic ants: highly unusual cuticular substances and low interspecific discrimination.
In: Frontiers in Zoology, 5 (1), p. 16. [Article]

Lehmberg, Lars ; Dworschak, Kai ; Blüthgen, Nico (2008):
Defensive behavior and chemical deterrence against ants in the stingless bee genus Trigona (Apidae, Meliponini).
In: Journal of Apicultural Research, In: Journal of Apicultural Research, 47 (1), pp. 17-21. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2008):
Signals that attract mutualists but repel enemies: floral scents as defense against ants.
In: Evolutionary Ecology Research, 10, pp. 295-308. [Article]

Junker, Robert R. ; Itioka, T ; Bragg, P E. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2008):
Feeding preferences of phasmids (Insecta: Phasmida) in a Bornean dipterocarp forest.
In: Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 56, pp. 235-242. [Article]

2007

Blüthgen, Nico ; Metzner, Anika (2007):
Contrasting leaf age preferences of specialist and generalist stick insects (Phasmida).
In: Oikos, 116 (11), pp. 1853-1862. [Article]

Vázquez, Diego P. ; Melián, Carlos J. ; Williams, Neal M. ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Krasnov, Boris R. ; Poulin, Robert (2007):
Species abundance and asymmetric interaction strength in ecological networks.
In: Oikos, 116 (7), pp. 1120-1127. [Article]

Drescher, Jochen ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Feldhaar, Heike (2007):
Population structure and intraspecific aggression in the invasive ant species Anoplolepis gracilipes in Malaysian Borneo.
In: Molecular Ecology, 16 (7), pp. 1453-1465. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Menzel, Florian ; Hovestadt, Thomas ; Fiala, Brigitte ; Blüthgen, Nils (2007):
Specialization, constraints, and conflicting interests in mutualistic networks.
In: Current Biology, 17 (4), pp. 341-346. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Stork, Nigel E. (2007):
Ant mosaics in a tropical rainforest in Australia and elsewhere: A critical review.
In: Austral Ecology, 32 (1), pp. 93-104. [Article]

Mezger, Dirk ; Blüthgen, Nico (2007):
Trophobioses on Borneo climbing bamboo - diversity and ecology of ant-hemipteran associations on Dinochloa trichogona (Poaceae).
In: Asian Myrmecology, 1, pp. 59-68. [Article]

Leonhardt, Sara Diana ; Dworschak, Kai ; Eltz, Thomas ; Blüthgen, Nico (2007):
Foraging loads of stingless bees and utilisation of stored nectar for pollen harvesting.
In: Apidologie, 38 (2), pp. 125-135. [Article]

Jordan, Raúl ; Blüthgen, Nico (2007):
No evidence for a dominance-discovery trade-off among Formica pratensis colonies (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Myrmecological News, 10, pp. 7-10. [Article]

2006

Junker, Robert ; Chung, Arthur Y. C. ; Blüthgen, Nico (2006):
Interaction between flowers, ants and pollinators: additional evidence for floral repellence against ants.
In: Ecological Research, 22 (4), pp. 665-670. [Article]

Feldhaar, Heike ; Drescher, Jochen ; Blüthgen, Nico (2006):
Characterization of microsatellite markers for the invasive ant species Anoplolepis gracilipes.
In: Molecular Ecology Notes, 6 (3), pp. 912-914. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Mezger, Dirk ; Linsenmair, Karl Eduard (2006):
Ant-hemipteran trophobioses in a Bornean rainforest - diversity, specificity and monopolisation.
In: Insectes Sociaux, 53 (2), pp. 194-203. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Metzner, Anika ; Ruf, Daniel (2006):
Food plant selection by stick insects (Phasmida) in a Bornean rain forest.
In: Journal of Tropical Ecology, 22 (01), pp. 35-40. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Menzel, Florian ; Blüthgen, Nils (2006):
Measuring specialization in species interaction networks.
In: BMC Ecology, 6 (1), p. 9. [Article]

2004

Blüthgen, Nico ; Stork, Nigel E. ; Fiedler, Konrad (2004):
Bottom-up control and co-occurrence in complex communities: honeydew and nectar determine a rainforest ant mosaic.
In: Oikos, 106 (2), pp. 344-358. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Gottsberger, Gerhard ; Fiedler, Konrad (2004):
Sugar and amino acid composition of ant-attended nectar and honeydew sources from an Australian rainforest.
In: Austral Ecology, 29 (4), pp. 418-429. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Fiedler, Konrad (2004):
Competition for composition: lessons from nectar-feeding ant communities.
In: Ecology, 85 (6), pp. 1479-1485. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Fiedler, Konrad (2004):
Preferences for sugars and amino acids and their conditionality in a diverse nectar-feeding ant community.
In: Journal of Animal Ecology, 73 (1), pp. 155-166. [Article]

2003

Blüthgen, Nico ; Gebauer, Gerhard ; Fiedler, Konrad (2003):
Disentangling a rainforest food web using stable isotopes: dietary diversity in a species-rich ant community.
In: Oecologia, 137 (3), pp. 426-435. [Article]

Carver, Mary ; Blüthgen, Nico ; Grimshaw, Judy F. ; Bellis, Glenn A. (2003):
Aphis clerodendri Matsumura (Hemiptera: Aphididae), attendant ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and associates on Clerodendrum (Verbenaceae) in Australia.
In: Australian Journal of Entomology, 42 (2), pp. 109-113. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Reifenrath, Kerstin (2003):
Extrafloral nectaries in an Australian rainforest: structure and distribution.
In: Australian Journal of Botany, 51 (5), pp. 515-527. [Article]

2002

Blüthgen, Nico ; Fiedler, Konrad (2002):
Interactions between weaver ants Oecophylla smaragdina, homopterans, trees and lianas in an Australian rain forest canopy.
In: Journal of Animal Ecology, 71 (5), pp. 793-801. [Article]

2001

Blüthgen, Nico ; Schmit-Neuerburg, Viviane ; Engwald, Stefan ; Barthlott, Wilhelm (2001):
Ants as epiphyte gardeners: comparing the nutrient quality of ant and termite canopy substrates in a Venezuelan lowland rain forest.
In: Journal of Tropical Ecology, 17 (6), pp. 887-894. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Wesenberg, Jens (2001):
Ants induce domatia in a rain forest tree (Vochysia vismiaefolia).
In: Biotropica, 33 (4), pp. 637-642. [Article]

2000

Blüthgen, Nico ; Verhaagh, Manfred ; Goit­ía, William ; Blüthgen, Nils (2000):
Ant nests in tank bromeliads - an example of non-specific interaction.
In: Insectes Sociaux, 47 (4), pp. 313-316. [Article]

Blüthgen, Nico ; Verhaagh, Manfred ; Goitía, William ; Jaffe, Klaus ; Morawetz, Wilfried ; Barthlott, Wilhelm (2000):
How plants shape the ant community in the Amazonian rainforest canopy: the key role of extrafloral nectaries and homopteran honeydew.
In: Oecologia, 125 (2), pp. 229-240. [Article]

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