List of publications

Frajman, B., E. Záveská, A. Gamisch, T. Moser, The STEPPE Consortium [W. Arthofer, B. Frajman, A. Gamisch, A. Hilpold, P. Kirschner, O. Paun, I. Sanmartín, B.C. Schlick-Steiner, P. Schönswetter, F.M. Steiner, E. Trucchi, E. Záveská] & P. Schönswetter (in press): Integrating phylogenomics, phylogenetics, morphometrics, relative genome size and ecological niche modelling disentangles the diversification of Eurasian Euphorbia seguieriana s. l. (Euphorbiaceae).
In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution,


Arthofer, W.; Heussler, C.; Krapf, P.; Schlick-Steiner, B. C.; Steiner, F. M. (2018): Identifying the minimum number of microsatellite loci needed to assess population genetic structure: A case study in fly culturing.
In: Fly 12, 13-22.

Heussler, C; Walter, A; Oberkofler, H; Insam, H; Arthofer, W; Schlick-Steiner, B; Steiner, F.M. (2018): Influence of three artificial light sources on oviposition and half-life of the Black Soldier Fly, Hermetia illucens (Diptera: Stratiomyidae): Improving small-scale indoor rearing.
In: PLoS ONE 13. No. e0197896.

Kinzner, M.C.; Krapf, P.; Nindl, M.; Heussler, C.; Eisenkölbl, S.; Hoffmann, A.A.; Seeber, J.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2018): Life-history traits and physiological limits of the alpine fly Drosophila nigrosparsa (Diptera: Drosophilidae): A comparative study.
In: Ecology and Evolution 8, 2006-2020.

Krapf, P.; Russo, L.; Arthofer, W.; Möst, M.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2018): An Alpine ant’s behavioural polymorphism: monogyny with and without internest aggression in Tetramorium alpestre.
In: Ethology Ecology & Evolution, 30: 220-234.

Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Arthofer, W.; Steiner, F.M. (2018): Anticipating data-induced bias
In: Science, 361, 762.

Steiner, F.M.; Csősz, S.; Markó, B.; Gamisch, A.; Rinnhofer, L.; Folterbauer, C.; Hammerlea, S.; Stauffere, C.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2018): Turning one into five: Integrative taxonomy uncovers complex evolution of cryptic species in the harvester ant Messor “structor”
In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 127, 387-404.

Wagner, H.C.; Gamisch, A.; Arthofer, W.; Moder, K.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2018):
Evolution of morphological crypsis in the Tetramorium caespitum ant species complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Scientific Reports 8, No: 12547.


Cicconardi, F.; Borges, P. A.V.; Strasberg, D.; Oromí, P.; Lopez, H.; Pérez-Delgado, A.J.; Casquet, J.; Caujapé-Castells, J.; Fernández-Palacios, J. M.; Thébaud, C.; Emerson, B.C. (2017): MtDNA metagenomics reveals large-scale invasion of belowground arthropod communities by introduced species.
In: Molecular Ecology 26, 3104 - 3115.

Cicconardi, F.; Di Marino, D.; Olimpiere, P.P.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2017): Chemosensory adaptations of the mountain fly Drosophila nigrosparsa (Insecta: Diptera) through genomics’ and structural biology’s lenses.
In: Scientific Reports 7, No. 43770.

Cicconardi, F.; Marcatili, P.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2017): Positive diversifying selection is a pervasive adaptive force throughout the Drosophila radiation.
In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 112, 230 - 243.

Hawlitschek, O.; Moriniere, J.; Lehmann, G. U. C.; Lehmann, A. W.; Kropf, M.; Dunz, A.; Glaw, F.; Detcharoen, M.; Schmidt, S.; Hausmann, A.; Szucsich, N. U.; Caetano-Wyler, S. A.; Haszprunar, G. (2017): DNA barcoding of crickets, katydids and grasshoppers (Orthoptera) from Central Europe with focus on Austria, Germany and Switzerland.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 17, 1037 - 1053.

Peham, T.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Arthofer, W. (2017): Are we ready to detect nematode diversity by next generation sequencing?
In: Ecology and Evolution 7, 4147 - 4151.

Rief, A.; Fontana, V.; Niedrist, G.; Seeber, J.; Tasser, E.; Tappeiner, U. (2017): Floristische und faunistische Bestandsaufnahmen in den LTSER-Untersuchungsflächen in Matsch (Südtirol, Italien) im Zuge einer multidisziplinären Forschungswoche 2016.
In: Gredleriana 17, 95 - 114.

Riss, S.; Arthofer, W.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Pichler, M.; Stadler, P.; Stelzer, C.P. (2017): Do genome size differences within Brachionus asplanchnoidis (Rotifera, Monogononta) cause reproductive barriers among geographic populations?
In: Hydrobiologia 796/1, 59 - 75.

Steinwandter, M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Seeber, G.U.H.; Steiner, F.M.; Seeber, J. (2017): Effects of Alpine land-use changes: Soil macrofauna community revisited.
In: Ecology and Evolution 7, 5389 - 5399.

Wagner, H.C.; Seifert, B.; Arthofer, W.; Muster, C.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2017): Light at the end of the tunnel: Integrative taxonomy delimits cryptic species in the Tetramorium caespitum complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Myrmecological News 25, 95 - 129.


Amorim, Dalton S.; (...),; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Arthofer, W.; Steiner, F.M.; et, al. (2016): Timeless standards for species delimitation.
In: Zootaxa 4127, 121 - 128.

Arthofer, W.; Decristoforo, C.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2016): Ultra-low activities of a common radioisotope for permission-free tracking of a drosophilid fly in its natural habitat.
In: Scientific Reports 6, No. 36506.

Ceríaco, L.M.; Gutiérrez, E.E.; (...),; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.; Steiner, F.; Weisse, T.; et al. (2016): Photography-based taxonomy is inadequate, unnecessary, and potentially harmful for biological sciences.
In: Zootaxa 4196, 435 - 445.

Dejaco, T.; Gassner, M.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2016): Taxonomist’s nightmare evolutionist’s delight: An integrative approach resolves species limits in jumping bristletails despite widespread hybridization and parthenogenesis.
In: Systematic Biology 65, 947 - 974.

Kinzner, M.-C.; Tratter, M.; Bächli, G.; Kirchmair, M.; Kaufmann, R.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2016): Oviposition substrate of the mountain fly Drosophila nigrosparsa (Diptera: Drosophilidae).
In: PLoS One 11, No. e0165743.

Krajíček, M.; Fott, J.; Miracle, M.R.; Ventura, M.; Sommaruga, R.; Kirschner, P.; Černý, M. (2016): The genus Cyclops (Copepoda, Cyclopoida) in Europe.
In: Zoologica Scripta 45, 671 - 682.

Schuler, H.; Kern, P.; Arthofer, W.; Vogt, H.; Fischer, M.; Stauffer, C.; Riegler, M. (2016): Wolbachia in parasitoids attacking native european and introduced eastern cherry fruit flies in Europe.
In: Environmental Entomology 45, 1424 - 1431.

Schuler, H.; Köppler, K.; Daxböck-Horvath, S.; Rasool, B.; Krumböck, S.; Schwarz, D.; Hoffmeister, T.S.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Telschow, A.; Stauffer, C.; Arthofer, W.; Riegler, M. (2016): The hitchhiker's guide to Europe: The infection dynamics of an ongoing Wolbachia invasion and mitochondrial selective sweep in Rhagoletis cerasi.
In: Molecular Ecology 25, 1595 - 1609.

Wachter, G.; Papadopoulou, A.; Muster, C.; Arthofer, W.; Knowles, L. L.; Steiner, F.; Schlick-Steiner, B. (2016): Glacial refugia, recolonization patterns and diversification forces in Alpine-endemic Megabunus harvestmen.
In: Molecular Ecology 25, 2904 - 2919.

Wagner, H.C.; Komposch, C.; Aurenhammer, S.; Degasperi, G.; Korn, R.; Frei, B.; Volkmer, J.; Heimburg, H.; Ivenz, D.; Rief, A.; Wiesmair, B.; Zechmeister, T.; Schneider, M.; Dejaco, T.; Netzberger, R.; Kirchmair, G.; Gunczy, L.W.; Zweidick, O.; Kunz, G.; Paill, W.; Pfeifer, J.; Arthofer, P.; Holzer, E.; Borovsky, R.; Huber, E.; Platz, A.; Papenberg, E.; Schied, J.; Rausch, H.R.; Graf, W.; Muster, C.; Gunczy, J.; Fuchs, P.; Pichler, G.A.; Allspach, A.; Pass, T.; Teischinger, G.; Wiesinger, G.; Kreiner, D. (2016): Bericht über das zweite ÖEG-Insektencamp: 1020 Wirbellose Tierarten aus dem Nationalpark Gesäuse (Obersteiermark).
In: Entomologica Austriaca 23, 207 - 260.


Consortium; Alvarez, P.; Arthofer, W.; Coelho, M.M.; Conklin, D.; Estonba, A.; Grosso, A.R.; Helyar, S.J.; Langa, J.; Machado, M.P.; Montes, I.; Pinho, J.; Rief, A.; Schartl, M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Seeber, J.; Steiner, F.M.; Vilas, C. (2015): Genomic Resources Notes Accepted 1 June 2015-31 July 2015.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 15, 1510 - 1512.

Consortium; Arthofer, W.; Cicconardi, F.; Palmieri, N.; Nolte, V.; Schlötterer, C.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2015): Genomic Resources Notes Accepted 1 August 2014–30 September 2014.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 15, 228 - 229.

Consortium; Wagner, H.C.; Cicconardi, F.; Wachter, G.A.; Ritthammer, H.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Arthofer, W.; et, al (2015): Genomic Resources Notes accepted 1 February 2015 – 31 March 2015.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 15, 1014 - 1015.

Kinzner, M.C.; Wagner, H.C; Peskoller, A.; Moder, K.; Dowell, F.E.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2015): A near-infrared spectroscopy routine for unambiguous identification of cryptic ant species.
In: PeerJ 3, Nr. e991.

Kitz, F.; Steinwandter, M.; Traugott, M.; Seeber, J. (2015): Increased decomposer diversity accelerates and potentially stabilises litter decomposition.
In: Soil Biology & Biochemistry 83, 138 - 141.

Rüdisser, J.; Tasser, E.; Peham, T.; Meyer, E.; Tappeiner, U. (2015): The dark side of biodiversity: Spatial application of the biological soilquality indicator (BSQ).
In: Ecological Indicators 53, 240 - 246.

Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Arthofer, W.; Moder, K.; Steiner, F.M. (2015): Recent insertion/deletion (reINDEL) mutations: increasing awareness to boost molecular-based research in ecology and evolution.
In: Ecology and Evolution 5, 24 - 35.

Steiner, F.M.; Pautasso, M.; Zettel, H.; Moder, K.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2015): A falsification of the citation impediment in the taxonomic literature.
In: Systematic Biology 64, 860 - 868.

Wachter, G. A.; Muster, C.; Arthofer, W.; Raspotnig, G.; Föttinger, P.; Komposch, C.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2015): Taking the discovery approach in integrative taxonomy: decrypting a complex of narrow-endemic Alpine harvestmen (Opiliones: Phalangiidae: Megabunus).
In: Molecular Ecology 24, 863 - 889.


Arthofer, W. (2014): Zur Bedeutung endosymbiotischer Bakterien in der Entomologie.
In: Beiträge zur Entomofaunistik 15, 101 - 112.

Arthofer, W.; Clarke, Anthony R.; Kumaran, Nagalingam; Prentis, Peter J.; Schafellner, C.; Schlick-Steiner, B. C.; Steiner, F. M.; Wachter, G. A.; Genomic Resources Development Consortium (2014): Characterisation of de novo transcriptome for the European Gypsy Moth Lymantria dispar using short RNA-seq reads.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 14, 664 - 665.

Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Schlick-Steiner, C.; Steiner, Florian M. (2014): Bericht zur WOLBACHIA 2014: 8th International Wolbachia Conference, 6. – 11. Juni 2014, Igls, Innsbruck.
In: Beiträge zur Entomofaunistik 15, 194 - 202.

Csősz, S.; Wagner, H.C.; Bozsó, M.; Seifert, B.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Pénzes, Z. (2014): Tetramorium indocile Santschi, 1927 stat. rev. is the proposed scientific name for Tetramorium sp. C sensu based on combined molecular and morphological evidence (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Zoologischer Anzeiger 253, 469 - 481.

Dejaco, T. (2014): Archaeognatha: Machilidae (Felsenspringer).
In: Gredleriana 14/2014, 227 - 262.

Gassner, M.; Dejaco, T.; Schönswetter, P.; Marec, F.; Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B. C.; Steiner, F. M. (2014): Extensive variation in chromosome number and genome size in sexual and parthenogenetic species of the jumping-bristletail genus Machilis (Archaeognatha).
In: Ecology and Evolution 4, 4093 - 4105.

Peham, T.; Meyer, E. (2014): Kommentierte Artenlisten ausgewählter Bodentiergruppen aus der Erhebung des SoilDiv-Projektes in Südtirol.
In: Gredleriana 14/2014, 227 - 232.

Schlick‐Steiner, B.C.; Arthofer, W.; Steiner, Florian Michael (2014): Bericht zum 5th CEWM: Central European Workshop of Myrmecology, 5.‐8. September 2013, Innsbruck.
In: Beiträge zur Entomofaunistik 14, 203 - 209.

Schlick-Steiner, B. C.; Arthofer, Wolfgang; Steiner, Florian M. (2014): Take up the challenge! Opportunities for evolution research from resolving conflict in integrative taxonomy.
In: Molecular Ecology 23, 4192 - 4194.

Thaler-Knoflach, B. (2014): Insecta: Dermaptera (Ohrwümer).
In: Gredleriana 14/2014, 250.

Tratter, M. (2014): Myriapoda: Chilopoda (Hundertfüßer).
In: Gredleriana 14/2014, 246 - 248.

Wachter, G.A.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, Florian Michael; Arthofer, W. (2014): Genomic Resources Notes accepted 1 December 2013 to 31 January 2014. "454 sequencing of reduced representation libraries to discover single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in Megabunus harvestmen"
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 14, 664 - 665.


Arthofer, W.; Rauch, H.; Thaler-Knoflach, B.; Moder, K.; Muster, C.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2013): How diverse is Mitopus morio? Integrative taxonomy detects cryptic species in a small-scale sample of a widespread harvestman.
In: Molecular Ecology 22, 3850 - 3863.

Bertheau, C.; Schuler, H.; Arthofer, W.; Avtzis, D.N.; Mayer, F.; Krumböck, S.; Moodley, Y.; Stauffer, C. (2013): Divergent evolutionary histories of two sympatric spruce bark beetle species.
In: Molecular Ecology 22, 3318 - 3332.

C. Agostini, R. G. Albaladejo, A. Aparicio, W. Arthofer, P. Berrebi, P. T. Boag, I. Carbone, G. C. Conroy, A. M. Cortesero, E. C. Gonçalves, D. Costa, A. Couto, M. De Girolamo, H. Du, S.J. Fu, T. Garrido‐Garduño, L. Gettová, A. Gilles, I. G. Hamoy, C. M. Herrera, C. Heussler, E. Isidro, C. Josso, P. Krapf, R. W. Lamont, A. Le Ralec, S. Lopes, C. Luís, H. Luo, F. Mahéo, I. A. M. Marino, L. Mieuzet, B. W. Murray, S. M. Ogbourne, A. Pallavicini, C. Parejo‐Farnés, T. Patarnello, C. Paty, C. Pereira, C. Pinho, P. Pinto, D. Poinsot, A. Powell, A. I. Putman, A. Santoro, S. Santos, B. C. Schlick‐Steiner, C. Scott, M. S. Barbosa, A. Šimková, J.‐C. Simon, A. Solé‐Cava, F. M. Steiner, et al (2013): Permanent Genetic Resources Note: Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 April 2013–31 May 2013.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 13, 966 - 968.

Schneider, D.I.; Riegler, M.; Arthofer, W.; Merҫot, H.; Stauffer, C.; Miller, W.J. (2013): Uncovering Wolbachia diversity upon artificial host transfer.
In: PLoS One 8, e82402.

Schuler, H.; Bertheau, C.; Egan, S.P.; Feder, J.L.; Riegler, M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Johannesen, J.; Kern, P.; Tuba, K.; Ferenc, L.; Köppler, K.; Arthofer, W.; Stauffer, C. (2013): Evidence for a recent horizontal transmission and spatial spread of Wolbachia from endemic Rhagoletis cerasi (Diptera: Tephritidae) to invasive Rhagoletis cingulata in Europe.
In: Molecular Ecology 22, 4101 - 4111.

Traugott, M.; Kamenova, S.; Ruess, L.; Seeber, J.; Plantegenest, M. (2013): Empirically characterising trophic networks: What emerging DNA-based methods, stable isotope and fatty acid analyses can offer.
In: Advances in Ecological Research 49, 177 - 224.

Wachter, G.A.; Muster, C.; Arthofer, W.; Raspotnig, G.; Komposch, C.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2013): Alpenendemismus: Integrative Taxonomie und Faunengeschichte der Weberknechtgattung Megabunus.
In: Entomologica Austriaca 20, 217.


Dejaco, T.; Arthofer, W.; Sheets, H.D.; Moder, K.; Thaler-Knoflach, B.; Christian, E.; Mendes, L.F.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2012): A toolbox for integrative species delimitation in Machilis jumping bristletails (Microcoryphia: Machilidae).
In: Zoologischer Anzeiger 251, 307 - 316.

Fischnaller, F.; Dowell, F.E; Lusser, A.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2012): Non-destructive species identification of Drosophila obscura and D. subobscura (Diptera) using near-infrared spectroscopy.
In: Fly 6, 284 - 289.

Peham, T.; Bruckner, A. (2012): Optimising whole-soil multiple substrate-induced respiration (MSIR) of soil microbiota for large scale surveillance and monitoring.
In: European Journal of Soil Biology 50, 182 - 190.

Peham, T.; Meyer, E. (2012): Verborgene Welten in Südtirols Böden.
In: Naturschutzblätter 29, 10 - 11.

Qian, Z.-Q.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Robson, S.K.A.; Schlüns, H.; Schlüns, E.A.; Crozier, R.H. (2012): Colony genetic structure in the Australian jumper ant Myrmecia pilosula.
In: Insectes Sociaux 59, 109 - 117.

Rief, A.; Knapp, B. A.; Seeber, J. (2012): Palatability of Selected Alpine Plant Litters for the Decomposer Lumbricus rubellus (Lumbricidae).
In: PLoS One 7, e45345.

Rinnhofer, L.J.; Roura-Pascual, N.; Arthofer, W.; Dejaco, T.; Wachter, G. A.; Thaler-Knoflach, B.; Christian, E.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2012): Iterative species distribution modelling and ground validation in endemism research: an Alpine jumping bristletail example.
In: Biodiversity and Conservation 21, 2845 - 2863.

Schuler, H.; Arthofer, W.; Krumböck, S.; Bertheau, C.; Stauffer, C. (2012): Wolbachia Infection in the Walnut-Husk Fly Rhagoletis completa Cresson 1929 (Diptera: Tephritidae).
In: Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie 18, 243 - 245.

Seeber, J.; Heller, K.; Arthofer, W.; Rief, A. (2012): A preliminary molecular cladistic analysis of the dipteran family Sciaridae (Diptera: Sciaroidea).
In: Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie 18, 111 - 115.

Seeber, J.; Rief, A.; Heller, K.; Meyer, E., (2012): Emergence rates of dipterans in high alpine soils with special emphasis on the Sciaridae (Insecta: Nematocera).
In: Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie 18, 367 - 370.

Seeber, J.; Rief, A.; Richter, A.; Traugott, M.; Bahn, M. (2012): Drought-induced reduction in uptake of recently photosynthesized carbon by springtails and mites in alpine grassland.
In: Soil Biology & Biochemistry 55, 37 - 39.

Wachter, G.A.; Arthofer, W.; Dejaco, T.; Rinnhofer, L.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2012): Pleistocene survival on central Alpine nunataks: genetic evidence from the jumping bristletail Machilis pallida.
In: Molecular Ecology 21, 4983 - 4995.

Wachter, G. A.; Muster, C.; Arthofer, W.; Raspotnig, G.; Komposch, C.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2012): Alpine endemism: Reconstructing the faunal history of Megabunus harvestmen.
European Society of Arachnology, 151.


Arthofer, W.; Riegler, M.; Schuler, H.; Schneider, D.; Moder, K.; Miller, W.J.; Stauffer, C. (2011): Allele intersection analysis: A novel tool for multi locus sequence assignment in multiply infected hosts.
In: PLoS One 6, e22198.

Arthofer, W.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2011): optiFLP: software for automated optimisation of amplified fragment length polymorphism scoring parameters.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 11, 1113 - 1118.

Arthofer, W.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2011): Rapid and cost-effective screening of newly identified microsatellite loci by high resolution melting analysis.
In: Molecular Genetics and Genomics 286, 225 - 235.

Bertheau, C.; Krumböck, S.; Schuler, H.; Arthofer, W.; Stauffer, C. (2011): Hit or miss in phylogeographic analyses: the case of the cryptic NUMTs.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 11, 1056 - 1059.

Glaser, F.; Ambach, H.; Müller, H.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Wagner, H. (2011): Die große Kerbameise Formica exsecta Nylander, 1846 (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Verbreitung, Ökologie und Gefährdung des Insekts des Jahres 2011 in Österreich.
In: Beiträge zur Entomofaunistik 11, 107 - 119.

Klarica, J.; Bittner, L.; Pallua, J.; Pezze, C.; Huck-Pezzei, VA; Dowell, F.; Schied, J.; Bonn, G.; Huck, C.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2011): Near-infrared imaging spectroscopy as a tool to discriminate two cryptic Tetramorium ant species.
In: Journal of Chemical Ecology 37, 549 - 552.

Knapp, B.A.; Rief, A.; Seeber, J. (2011): Microbial communities on litter of managed and abandoned alpine pastureland.
In: Biology and Fertility of Soils 47, 845 - 851.

Meyer, E.; Peham, T. (2011): Wertvolle Bodenbewohner.
In: Südtiroler Landwirt 65, 45 - 46.

Qian, Z.-Q.; Ceccarelli, S.F.; Carew, M.E.; Schlüns, H.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2011): Characterization of polymorphic microsatellites in a bulldog and a jumper ant species, Myrmecia brevinoda and M. pilosula.
In: Journal of Insect Science 11, Art. 71.

Qian, Z.-Q.; Schlüns, H.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Robson, S.K.A.; Schlüns, E.A.; Crozier, R.H. (2011): Intraspecific support for the polygyny-vs.-polyandry hypothesis in the bulldog ant Myrmecia brevinoda.
In: Molecular Ecology 20, S. 3681 - 3691.

Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2011): Ameisen – die unbekannte Macht im Wienerwald.
In: Berger, R.; Ehrendorfer, F.: Ökosystem Wien – Die Naturgeschichte einer Stadt. (Wiener Umweltstudien)
ISBN 978-3-205-77420-4, S. 268.

Schlüns, H.; Moreau, C.S.; Zettel, H.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2011): Editorial for the Ross H. Crozier Memorial Volume.
In: Myrmecological News 15, III - IV.

Schuler, H.; Arthofer, W.; Riegler, M.; Bertheau, C.; Krumböck, S.; Köppler, K.; Vogt, H.; Teixeira, L.A.F.; Stauffer, C. (2011): Multiple Wolbachia Infections in Rhagoletis pomonella (Diptera, Tephritidae).
In: Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 139, 138 - 144.

Sorger, D.M.; Wagner, H.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2011): Ameisen (Formicidae).
In: Wiesbauer, H.; Zettel, H.; Fischer, Manfred; Maier, R.: Der Bisamberg und die Alten Schanzen. Vielfalt am Rande der Großstadt Wien.
ISBN 3-901542-34-5, 212-216 - 351-353.

Steiner, F.M. (2011): Forschendes Lernen mit Drosophila nigrosparsa.
In: Mateus-Berr, Ruth; Schrittesser, Ilse: Best Spirit - Best Practice. Lehramt an österreichischen Universitäten.
ISBN 978-3-7003-1805-7, 269 - 271.

Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2011): Die pannonische Minderheit unter den Ameisen Wiens.
In: Berger, R.; Ehrendorfer, F.: Ökosystem Wien – Die Naturgeschichte einer Stadt. (Wiener Umweltstudien)
ISBN 978-3-205-77420-4, S. 417.

Steiner, F.M.; Seifert, B.; Grasso, D.; Arthofer, W.; Stauffer, C.; Crozier, R.H.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2011): Mixed colonies and hybridisation of Messor harvester ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Organisms Diversity & Evolution 11, 107 - 134.

Wagner, H.C.; Glaser, F.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2011): Das Insekt des
Jahres 2011: Die Große Kerbameise Formica exsecta Nylander 1846 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Entomologica Austriaca 18, 125 - 140.

Wagner, H.C.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2011): Ameisen am Wörtherseeufer.
In: Honsig-Erlenburg, W.; Petutschnig, W.: Der Wörthersee: aus Natur und Geschichte. Klagenfurt: Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein für Kärnten, ISBN 978-3-85328-057-7, 203 - 211.


Arthofer, W. (2010): tinyFLP and tinyCAT: software for automatic peak selection and scoring of AFLP data tables.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 10, 385 - 388.

Arthofer, W.; Avtzis, D.N.; Riegler, M.; Stauffer, C. (2010): Mitochondrial phylogenies in the light of pseudogenes and Wolbachia: re-assessment of a bark beetle dataset.
In: ZooKeys 56, 269 - 280.

Arthofer, W.; Cadahia, L.; Kruckenhauser, L. (2010): Ten new microsatellite loci for analysis of genetic diversity in isolated populations of the Alpine land snail Cylindrus obtusus.
In: Conservation Genetics 11, 1115 - 1118.

Arthofer, W.; Schüler, S.; Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2010): Chloroplast DNA based studies in molecular ecology may be compromised by nuclear encoded plastid sequence.
In: Molecular Ecology 19, 3853 - 3856.

Avtzis, D.N.; Arthofer, W.; Stauffer, C.; Avtzis, N.; Wegensteiner, R. (2010): Pityogenes chalcographus (Coleoptera, Scolytinae) at the southernmost borderline of Norway spruce (Picea abies) in Greece.
In: Entomologia Hellenica 19, 3 - 13.

Knapp, B. A; Seeber, J.; Rief, A.; Meyer, E.; Insam, H. (2010): Microbial community structure of the gut microbiota of Cylindroiulus fulviceps (Diplopoda) as revealed by molecular fingerprinting and cloning.
In: Folia Microbiologica 55, 489 - 496.

Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Seifert, B.; Stauffer, C.; Christian, E.; Crozier, R.H. (2010): Integrative Taxonomy: A Multisource Approach to Exploring Biodiversity.
In: Annual Review of Entomology 55, 421 - 438.

Seeber, J.; Rief, A.; Seeber, G.; Meyer, E.; Traugott, M. (2010): Molecular identification of detritivorous soil invertebrates from their faecal pellets.
In: Soil Biology & Biochemistry 42, 1263 - 1267.

Steiner, F.M.; Seifert, B.; Moder, K.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2010): A multisource solution for a complex problem in biodiversity research: Description of the cryptic ant species Tetramorium alpestre sp.n. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Zoologischer Anzeiger 249, 223 - 254.


Arthofer, W.; Krumböck, S.; Schuler, H.; Rasool, B.; Riegler, M.; Köppler, K.; Stauffer, C. (2009): Thirteen new microsatellite loci in Rhagoletis cerasi (Diptera: Tephritidae), a model host species for Wolbachia symbiosis in field populations.
In: Molecular Ecology Resources 9, 1460 - 1466.

Arthofer, W.; Riegler, M.; Avtzis, D.N.; Stauffer, C. (2009): Evidence for low-titre infections in insect symbiosis: Wolbachia in the bark beetle Pityogenes chalcographus (Coleoptera, Scolytinae).
In: Environmental Microbiology 11, 1923 - 1933.

Arthofer, W.; Riegler, M.; Schneider, D.; Krammer, M.; Miller, W.J.; Stauffer, C. (2009): Hidden Wolbachia diversity in field populations of the European cherry fruit fly, Rhagoletis cerasi (Diptera, Tephritidae).
In: Molecular Ecology 18, 3816 - 3830.

Füreder, L.; Carmignola, G.; Dalla Via, J.; Gallmetzer, W.; Kiem, M.; Morpurgo, M.; Thaler, B. (2009): Artenschutzprojekt Südtiroler Bachkrebs.
In: Füreder, L.: Flusskrebse. Biologie - Ökologie - Gefährdung. Wien - Bozen: Folio
(= Veröffentlichungen des Naturmuseums Südtirol, 6), ISBN 978-3-85256-406-7, 106 - 113.

Knapp, B.A.; Podmirseg, S.M.; Seeber, J.; Meyer, E.; Insam, H. (2009): Diet-related composition of the gut microbiota of Lumbricus rubellus as revealed by a molecular fingerprinting technique and cloning.
In: Soil Biology & Biochemistry 41, 2299 - 2307.

Knapp, B.A.; Seeber, J.; Podmirseg, S.M.; Meyer, E.; Rief, A.; Insam, H. (2009): Molecular fingerprinting analysis of the gut microflora of Cylindroiulus fulviceps (diplopoda).
In: Pedobiologia 52, 325 - 336.

Qian, Z.-Q.; Crozier, Y.C.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Crozier, R.H. (2009): Characterization of expressed sequence tag (EST)-derived microsatellite loci in the fire ant Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Conservation Genetics 10, 1373 - 1376.

Schuler, H.; Arthofer, W.; Krumböck, S.; Köppler, K.; Vogt, H.; Teixeira, L.A.F.; Riegler, M.; Stauffer, C. (2009): The bacterial endosymbiont Wolbachia in the invasive cherry fruit fly Rhagoletis cingulata (Diptera, Tephritidae).
In: Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie 17, 99 - 101.

Seeber, J.; Langel, R.; Meyer, E.; Traugott, M. (2009): Dwarf shrub litter as food source for macro-decomposers in alpine pastureland.
In: Applied Soil Ecology 41, 178 - 184.

Seeber, J.; Rief, A; Meyer, E; Traugott, M. (2009): Molecular identification of faecal pellets from decomposers on alpine pastureland: a molecular approach to study humus formation.
In: Proceedings of the 10th Central European Workshop on Soil Zoology, Česke Budějovice, Czech Republic, April 21-24, 2009. Eigenverlag.

Seifert, B.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2009): Myrmica constricta Karavajev 1934 - a cryptic sister species of Myrmica hellenica Finzi, 1926 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
In: Soil Organisms 81, 53 - 76.

Steiner, F. M.; Crozier, R.H.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C. (2009): Colony structure.
In: Lach, Lori; Parr, Catherine; Abbott, Kirsti: Ant Ecology. Oxford: Oxford University Press
ISBN 978-0-19-954463-9, S. 177 - 193.

Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Seifert, B. (2009): Morphology-based taxonomy is essential to link molecular research to nomenclature.
In: Contributions to Natural History 12, 1295 - 1315.

Steiner, F.M.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Zettel, H. (2009): Editorial.
In: Myrmecological News 12, I.

Sustr, V.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M. (2009): Digestive enzymes in ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): a short review.
In: Tajovsky, K.; Schlaghamersky, J.; Pižl, V. (eds.): Contributions to Soil Zoology in Central Europe III. Proceedings of the 9th Central European Workshop on Soil Zoology held in Česke Budějovice, Czech Republic, April 17-20, 2007. Eigenverlag,
ISBN 978-80-86525-13-6.


Cremer, S.; Ugelvig, L.V.; Drijfhout, F.P.; Schlick-Steiner, B.C.; Steiner, F.M.; Seifert, B.; Hughes, D.P.; Schulz, A.; Petersen, K.S.; Konrad, H.; Stauffer, C.; Kiran, K.; Espadaler, X.; D’Ettorre, P.; Aktaҫ, N.; Eilenberg, J.; Jones, G.R.; Nash, D.R.; Pedersen, J.S.; Boomsma, J.J. (2008): The evolution of invasiveness in garden ants.
In: PLOS One 3.

Knapp, B.A.; Seeber, J.; Podmirseg, S.M.; Meyer, E.; Insam, H. (2008): Application of denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis for analysing the gut microflora of Lumbricus rubellus Hoffmeister under different feeding conditions.
In: Bulletin of Entomological Research 98, 271 - 279.

Seeber, J.; Seeber, G.U.H.; Langel, R.; Scheu, S.; Meyer, E. (2008): The effect of macro-invertebrates and plant litter of different quality on the release of N from litter to plant on alpine pastureland.
In: Biology and Fertility of Soils 44, 783 - 790.