Publications of the year 2002

» Reviewed publications
» Books, Conference Proceedings, Reports, Book Reviews, Abstracts, Others
» Diploma & Masters Theses
» Dissertations

Reviewed publications

  • Baltanas, A., Alcorlo, P. & Danielopol, D.L. (2002). Morphological disparity in populations with and without sexual reproduction: a case study in Eucypris virens (Crustacea, Ostracoda). Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 75: 9-19.
  • Boenigk, J. (2002): Variability of ingestion rates with stage in cell cycle of a heterotrophic nanoflagellate (Spumella sp.) measured by an individual-based approach. Europ. J. Protistol. 38:299-306.
  • Boenigk, J. & Arndt, H. (2002): Bacterivory by heterotrophic flagellates: community structure and feeding strategies. Anthony van Leuwenhook 81:465-480.
  • Boenigk, J., Matz, C., Jürgens, K. & Arndt, H. (2002) Food concentration dependent regulation of food selectivity of interception-feeding bacterivorous nanogflagellates. Aquat. Microb. Ecol. 27:195-202.
  • Brancelj, A., M. Sisko, G. Muri, P. Appleby, A. Lami, E. Shilland, N.L. Rose, C. Kamenik, S.J. Brooks & J.A. Dearing (2002). Lake Jezero v Ledvici (NW Slovenia) - changes in sediment records over the last two centuries. J. Paleolim. 28 (1): 47-58.
  • Danielopol, D.L., R. Rouch & A. Baltanas (2002). Taxonomic diversity of groundwater Harpacticoida (Copepoda, Crustacea) from Southern France: a contribution to characterise Hotspot Diversity Sites and the origin and development of their animal assemblages. Vie & Milieu 52: 1-15.
  • Danielopol, D.L. & P. Pospisil (2002). Taxonomic diversity of Crustacea Cyclopoida in the Austrian "Danube Floodplain" National Park. Vie & Milieu 52: 67-75.
  • Dokulil M.T. & K. Teubner (2002). Assessment of ecological integrity from environmental variables in an impacted oligotrophic, alpine lake: Whole lake approach using 3D-spatial heterogeneity. Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 165-180.
  • Fesl, C. (2002a). Biodiversity and resource use of larval chironomids in relation to environmental factors in a large river. Freshw. Biol. 47: 1065-1087.
  • Fesl, C. (2002b). Niche-oriented species-abundance models: different approaches of their application to larval chironomid (Diptera) assemblages in a large river. J. Anim. Ecol. 71: 1086-1094.
  • Humpesch, U.H., Fesl, C. & Rüger, H. (2002). The effect of riverbed management on the habitat structure and macroinvertebrate community of a ninth order river, the Danube in Austria. Arch. Hydrobiol., Suppl. Large Rivers 13: 29-46.
  • Kurmayer, R., Dittmann, E., Fastner, J., Chorus I. (2002). Diversity of microcystin genes within a population of the toxic cyanobacterium Microcystis spp. in Lake Wannsee (Berlin, Germany). Microbial Ecology 43:107-118. View as PDF
  • Jagsch, A., Gassner, H.& M.T. Dokulil 2002. Long-term changes of environmental variables in Traun­see, an oligotrophic lake impacted by salt industry. Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 9-20
  • Lindström, E.S., Stadler, P. & Weisse, T. (2002). Quantification of small cultured ciliates by flow cytometry is superior to electronic particle counting and light microscopy. J. Microb. Methods 49: 173-182. Full article: PDF
  • Lotter A.F., P.G. Appleby, R. Binder, J.A. Dearing, J.-A. Grytnes, W. Hofmann, C. Kamenik, A. Lami, D.M. Livingstone, C. Ohlendorf, N. Rose & M. Sturm (2002). The sediment record of the past 200 years in a Swiss high-alpine lake: Hagelseewli (2339 m a.s.l.). J. Paleolim. 28: 111-127.
  • Matz, C., Boenigk J., Arndt, H. & Jürgens, K. (2002) Role of bacterial phenotypic traits in selective feeding of the heterotrophic nanoflagellate Spumella sp. Aquat. Microb. Ecol. . 27:137-148.
  • Müller, H., Stadler, P. & Weisse, T. (2002). Seasonal dynamics of cyst formation of strombidid ciliates in alpine Lake Mondsee, Austria. Aquat. Microb. Ecol. 29: 181-188.
  • Namiotko, T. & D.L. Danielopol (2002). Morphology and phylogenetic affinities of Cryptocandona brehmi (Klie, 1934) (Ostracoda, Podocopida). Crustaceana 74:1349-1363.
  • Schmidt R., K.A. Koinig, R. Thompson & C. Kamenik (2002). A multi proxy study of the last 7000 years of climate and land-use impacts on an Austrian mountain lake (Unterer Landschitzsee, Niedere Tauern). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 187: 101-120.
  • Schmidt R., C. van den Bogaard, J. Merkt & J. Müller (2002). A new Lateglacial chronostratigraphic tephra marker for the south-eastern Alps: The Neapolitan Yellow Tuff (NYT) in Längsee (Austria) in the context of a regional biostratigraphy and palaeoclimate. Quaternary International 88: 45-56.
  • Schmidt, R. & M.T. Dokulil (eds.) (2002). Effects of industrial tailings on the ecological integrity of a deep oligotrophic lake (Traunsee, Austria). Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2, 261 pp.
  • Schmidt, R., M.T. Dokulil, R. Psenner & J. Wanzenböck (2002). Ecological integrity: Concept, assessment, evaluation: The Traunsee case. Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 249-261.
  • Teubner, K & M.T. Dokulil (2002a). Ecological stoichiometry of NT:TP:SRSi in freshwaters: nutrient ratios and seasonal shifts in phytoplankton assemblages. Arch. Hydrobiol. 154: 625-646.
  • Teubner, K & M.T. Dokulil (2002b). 14C-Photosynthesis of phytoplankton in an oligotrophic alpine lake and its response to turbidity caused by industrial tailings (Traunsee, Austria). Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 181-190.
  • Wanzenböck, J., H. Gassner, B. Lahnsteiner, Y. Hassan, G. Hauseder, C. Doblander, & G. Köck (2002). Ecological integrity assessment of lakes using fish communities: An example from Traunsee exposed to intensive fishing and to effluents from the soda industry. Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 227-248.
  • Weisse, T. & Lettner, S. (2002). The ecological significance of intraspecific variation among freshwater ciliates. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 28: 1880-1884.
  • Weisse, T. (2002) The significance of inter- and intraspecific variation in bacterivorous and herbivorous protists. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 81: 327-341. Full article: PDF
  • Weisse, T., Gomoiu, M.-T., Scheffel, U. & Brodrecht, F. (2002). Biomass and size composition of the combjelly Mnemiopsis sp. in the north-western Black Sea during spring and summer. Estuar. Coast. Shelf Sci. 54: 423-437.
  • Weisse, T. & Mindl, B. (2002). Picocyanobacteria - sensitive bioindicators of contaminant stress in an alpine lake (Lake Traunsee, Austria). Water, Air, and Soil Pollution: Focus 2: 191-210.
  • Weisse, T. & Frahm, A. (2002). Direct and indirect impact of two common rotifer species (Keratella spp.) on two abundant ciliate species (Urotricha furcata, Balanion planctonicum). Freshwater Biology 47: 53-64. Full article: PDF
  • Weisse, T., Stadler, P., Lindström, E.S., Kimmance, S.A. & Montagnes, D.J.S. (2002). Interactive effect of temperature and food concentration on growth rate: A test case using the small freshwater ciliate Urotricha farcta Limnol. Oceanogr. 47: 1447-1455.Full article: PDF
  • Wolfram, G., Kowarc, V., Humpesch, U. H. & Siegl, W. (2002). Distrubution pattern of benthic invertebrate communities in Traunsee (Austria) in relation to industrial tailings and trophy. Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 63-91.
  • Wolfram, G., Salbrechter, M., Weigand, E., Wychera U. & Humpesch, U. H. (2002). Variations in the epiphytic invertebrate community structure on Potamogeton perfoliatus l. in Traunsee (Austria): patchiness versus impacts by industrial tailings. Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 117-136.
  • Wunsam, S., C. Kamenik & R. Schmidt (2002). Epilithic diatoms in an Alpine lake (Traunsee, Austria) affected by soda and salt mining industries. Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 93-108.
  • Wychera, U. & Humpesch, U.H. (2002) . Response of the macrophyte community on effluents of industrial waste - assessing the ecological integrity of a deep oligotrophic alpine lake (Traunsee, Austria). Wat. Air Soil Pollut. Focus 2: 109-116.


Books, Conference Proceedings, Reports, Book Reviews, Abstracts, Others

  • Danielopol, D.L. (2002). Evolutionary Biology and Ecology of Ostracoda (D.J. Horne & K. Martens (Eds.), Crustaceana, 74: 1407-1408.
  • Danielopol, D.L. (2002). Die Haplopoda und Cladocera Mitteleuropas (D. Flössner), Crustaceana 74: 1407-1408.
  • Danielopol, D.L. (2002). Cladocera Anomopoda, Daphniidae, genus Simocephalus M.Y. Orlova-Bienkowskaja), Crustaceana 74: 1408.
  • Danielopol, D.L. (2002). Encyclopaedia Biospaeologica (C. Juberthie & V. Decu), Hydrobiologia 468: 236-237.
  • Danielopol, D.L. (2002) Streams and Ground Waters (P.J. Jones & P.J. Muhlholland), Int. Rev. Hydrobiol. 87: 364.
  • Danielopol, D.L. E. Ito, G. Wanssard, T. Kamiya, T.M. Cronin, A. Baltanas (2002). Techniques for collection and study Ostracoda. In J. Holmes & A. Chivas (eds.) Applications of the Ostracoda in Quaternary Research. Geophysical Mongraph Series 131: 65-97.
  • Falkner, G. & Falkner, R. (2002). The Adaptive Properties of the Phosphate Uptake System of Cyanobacteria: Information Storage about Environmental Phosphate Supply. In: R. Kühn, R. Menzel, W. Menzel, U. Ratsch, M.M. Richter & I.-O. Stamatescu (eds.) Adaptivity and Learning. An Interdisciplinary Debate, p. 11-22. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, New York.
  • Gassner, H., J. Wanzenböck, G. Tischler, Y. Hassan, B. Lahnsteiner & A. Jagsch (2002). Ecological Integrity Assessment of Lakes Using Fish Communities - Suggestions of lake typology and adapted metrics developed for Austrian Lakes. Nordic Council of Ministers, Copenhagen. TemaNord 2002: 566, 126-129.
  • Kurmayer, R. (2002). Blaualgen und Wasserqualität. Österreichs Fischerei 55/4: 80-81.
  • Kurmayer, R. (2002) Giftigen Blaualgen in Österreichs Seen auf der Spur. ORF Science Channel, Young Science.Link
  • Schmidt R. & M.T. Dokulil (2002). Effects of industrial tailings on the ecological integrity of a deep oligotrophic lake (Traunsee, Austria). Water, Air, and Soil Pollution: Focus 2, 261 pp.
  • Tischler, G. (2002) Flussbarsche - "Piranhas" unserer Seen? ORF Science Channel, Young Science. Link
  • Wanzenböck, J., H. Gassner, Y. Hassan, B. Lahnsteiner, & G. Hauseder (2002). Ecology of European whitefish, Coregonus lavaretus, in two Austrian lakes in relation to fisheries management and lake productivity, in: I. G. Cowx (ed.) Management and ecology of lake and reservoir fisheries. Blackwell Science Ltd. Oxford.
  • Wolfram, G., & Humpesch, U. H. (eds) (2002). Neue Donau 2001 -Hochwasser und Aquifer: Eutrophierende Wirkung auf die Neue Donau (unter Mitarbeit von K. Donabaum, A. Dujmic, A. Farnleitner, W. Kabas, G. Kavka,, A. Kirschner, N. Kreuzinger, N. Matsché, U. Purtscher, P. Riedler, M. Salbrechter, M. Schagerl, T. Schuh, U. Wychera). Hrsg. vom Magistrat der Stadt Wien, MA 45 - Wasserbau.


Diploma & Masters Theses

  • Ausserbrunner, J. (2002) Frühsommerliche Phytoplanktondynamik im Wallersee: Sind sekundäre Auswirkungen des Fraßdrucks planktivorer Jungfische erkennbar. Diplomarbeit, Univ. Wien, 69 S.
  • Greisberger, S. (2002) Picoplankton im Modsee: Abundanz, Biomasse und Primärproduktion. Diplomarbeit, Univ. Salzburg, 54 S.Habteselassie , R. (2002) Comparison of fish population and the macrozoobenthos community in three Ethiopian rift-valley streams.UNESCO-IHE, Delft, Master of Science thesis, 85 S.; in co-operation with Inst. f. Limnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, University of Bodenkultur Vienna and the National Fisheries & Other Living Aquatic Resources Research Centre of Ethiopia.
  • Nattabi, J. (2002) Diurnal vertical distribution and feeding patterns of keystone fish species in the offshore area of Murchison Bay, Lake Victoria, Uganda. UNESCO-IHE, Delft, Master of Science thesis, 47 S.; in co-operation with Inst. f. Limnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Makerere University and Dept. of Fisheries of the Ugandan Ministry for Agriculture.
  • Sekadende, B. (2002) Assessment of toxin (microcystin)-producing Cyanobacteria in Mwanza Gulf - Lake Victoria. UNESCO-IHE, Delft Master of Science thesis, 47 S.; in co-operation with Inst. f. Limnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Univ. Dar es Salaam and Tanzanian Fisheries Research Institute.
  • Steininger A. (2002) Hydrological connectivity between surface and subsurface systems in riverine floodplains - a key factor in controlling groundwatwer nutrient dynamics and the structure of hypogean assemblages. Uni. Wien, 71 S.
  • Wolfram, G. (2002) Das Zoobenthos von Seen - Bewertung der ökologischen Funktionsfähigkeit am Beispiel des Traunsee. Fakultät für Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik der Universität Wien.



  • Bodemer, U. (2002) Verzögerte Fluoreszenz - In vivo Analyse von Algenpigmenten und ihre Anwendung in der Limnologie. Dissertation Univ. Wien, 156 S.
  • Gassner, H. (2002) Fischbestände und die ökologische Funktionsfähigkeit stehender Gewässer. Entwicklung einer Methode zur Bewertung des ökologischen Zustandes von Fischgemeinschaften durch Monitoring von Fischbeständen. Dissertation, Universität Salzburg, 290 Seiten.
  • Morscheid, H. (2002) Langzeitentwicklung des Phytoplanktons im Ammersee während der Oligotrophierung. Dissertation Univ. Wien, 153 S.
  • Weigelhofer, G. (2002) The hyporeihic zone: A neglected interface in low order sandstone streams. Dissertation Univ. Wien, 85 S. (M. Dokulil Zweitbegutachter i.V. Bretschko)
  • Wolfram, G. (2002) Das Zoobenthos von Seen - Bewertung der ökologischen Funktionsfähigkeit am Beispiel des Traunsee. Fakultät für Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik der Universität Wien.