Publications of the year 2011

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Reviewed publications

  • Adolfsson, S., Lamatsch, D.K., Paczesniak, D., Michalakis, Y., Martens, K., Schön, I., Butlin, R. K., Jokela, J. (2011) Mitochondrial cluster-specific genome size variability among sexual and asexual lineages of the ostracod Eucypris virens species group. Joannea Geol. Paläont. 11: 9-12
  • Babanazarova, O. V., Kurmayer, R., Sidelev, S. I., Aleksandrina, E. M., and Sakharova, E .G. (2011) Phytoplankton structure and microcystine concentration in the highly eutrophic Nero Lake . Water Resources 39(2): 229-236. PDF
  • Bass, D., Boenigk, J. (2011) Everything is Everywhere: a twenty-first century de-/reconstruction with respect to protists. In: Fontaneto D, Brodie J (eds) Biogeography of microorganisms. Cambridge University Press First view
  • Bruvo, R., Adolfsson, S., Symonova, R., Lamatsch, D.K., Schön, I., Jokela, J., Butlin, R.K., Müller, S. (2011): Few parasites, and no evidence for Wolbachia infections in a freshwater ostracod inhabiting temporary ponds. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 102: 208–216. doi: 10.1111/j.1095-8312.2010.01556.x PDF.
  • Chorus I., Dokulil M. et al. (2011). Restoration responses of 19 lakes: are TP thresholds common? 84-102, In: Chorus I. and Schauser I. (2011) Oligothrophication of Lake Tegel and Schachtensee, Berlin.
  • Christiansen, G., Philmus, B., Hemscheidt, T., and Kurmayer, R. (2011) Genetic variation of adenylation domains of the anabaenopeptin synthesis operon and the evolution of substrate promiscuity. Journal of Bacteriology 193: 3822-3831 PDF
  • Hahn, M.W., Lang, E., Tarao, M., and Brandt, U. (2011). Polynucleobacter rarus sp. nov., a free-living planktonic bacterium isolated from an acidic lake . Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 61: 781-787. PDF
  • Hahn, M.W., Lang, E., Brandt, U., and Spröer, C. (2011). Polynucleobacter acidiphobus sp. nov., a representative of an abundant group of planktonic freshwater bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 61: 788-794. PDF Suppl.Mat.
  • Jersabek, C., Weithoff, G., and Weisse, T. (2011). Cephalodella acidophila n. sp. (Monogononta: Notommatidae), a new rotifer species from highly acidic mining lakes. Zootaxa 2939: 50-58.
  • Jezbera, J., Jezberová, J., Brandt, U., and Hahn, M.W. (2011). Ubiquity of Polynucleobacter necessarius subspecies asymbioticus results from ecological diversification. Environ. Microbiol. 13: 922–931. PDF
  • Kurmayer, R., Schober, E., Tonk, L., Visser, P., and Christiansen, G. (2011) Spatial divergence in the proportions of genes encoding toxic peptide synthesis among populations of the cyanobacterium Planktothrix in European lakes. FEMS Microbiol Letters 317:127-137. PDF
  • Kurmayer, R. (2011) The toxic cyanobacterium Nostoc strain 152 produces highest amounts of microcystin and nostophycin under stress conditions. Journal of Phycology 47:200-207. PDF
  • Lamatsch, D.K., Trifonov, V., Schories,S., Epplen, J.T., Schmid, M., Schartl, M. (2011) Isolation of a cancer-associated microchromosome in the sperm-dependent parthenogen Poecilia formosa. Cytogenetics and Genome Research. doi: 10.1159/000331271
  • Lauertbach S., Brauer A., Andersen N., Danielopol D.L., Dulski P., Hüls M., Milecka K., Namiotko T., Obremska M., von Grafenstein U. & DECLAKES participants (2011) Environmental responses to Lateglacial climatic fluctuations recorded in the sediments of pre-Alpine Lake Mondsee (northeastern Alps). Journal of Quaternary Science 26(3): 253-267.
  • Luoto T.P., Nevalainen L., Kultti S., and Sarmaja-Korjonen, K. (2011). An evaluation of the influence of water depth and river inflow on quantitative Cladocera-based temperature and lake level inferences in a shallow boreal lake. Hydrobiologia 676(1): 143-154, DOI: 10.1007/s10750-011-0801-6
  • Liu X., Wu Q., Chen Y., Dokulil, M. (2011). Imbalance of plankton community metabolism in eutrophic Lake Taihu, China. Journal of Great Lakes Research 37: 650-655.
  • Luoto T.P. and Nevalainen L. (2011). Inferring reference conditions of hypolimnetic oxygen from fossil midge assemblages – a case study from deteriorated Lake Mallusjärvi in the cultural landscape of Mallusjoki, southern Finland. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 217: 663-675
  • Moser, M. and Weisse, T. (2011c). The most acidified Austrian lake in comparison to a neutralized mining lake. Limnologica 41: 303-315. doi:10.1016/j.limno.2011.01.002
  • Moser, M. and Weisse, T. (2011b). Combined stress effect of pH and temperature narrows the niche width of flagellates in acid mining lakes. J. Plankton Res. 33: 1023-1032.
  • Moser, M. and Weisse, T. (2011a). The outcome of competition between the two chrysomonads Ochromonas sp. and Poterioochromonas malhamensis depends on pH. Eur. J. Protistol. 47: 79-85.
  • Nevalainen L., Luoto T.P., Levine S., and Manca, M. (2011). Modern and pre-Industrial Age distributions of Cladocera in Italian and Swiss Alpine lakes. Hydrobiologia 676(1): 173-185.
  • Nevalainen L., Luoto T.P., Levine S., and Manca, M. (2011). Paleolimnological evidence for increased sexual reproduction in chydorids (Chydoridae, Cladocera) under environmental stress. Journal of Limnology 70(2): 255-262, DOI: 10.3274/JL11-70-2-08.
  • Nevalainen L. (2011). Intra-lake heterogeneity of sedimentary cladoceran (Crustacea) assemblages forced by local hydrology. Hydrobiologia 676(1): 9-22, DOI: 10.1007/s10750-011-0707-3
  • Nevalainen L., Sarmaja-Korjonen K., Gasiorowski M. & T.P. Luoto, (2011). Late 20th century shifts in cladoceran community structure and reproduction in a boreal acidified lake. Fundamental and Applied Limnology 179(2): 81-92, DOI:
  • Nevalainen L., Sarmaja-Korjonen K., and Luoto T.P. (2011). Sedimentary Cladocera as indicators of past water level changes in shallow northern lakes. Quaternary Research 75: 430-437.
  • Nevalainen, L.; Sarmaja-Korjonen, K.; Luoto, T.P., and Kultti, S. (2011). Does oxygen availability regulate sexual reproduction in local populations of the littoral cladoceran Alonella nana? Hydrobiologia 661(1): 463-468. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-010-0531-1
  • Okello, W., Kurmayer, R. (2011) Seasonal development of cyanobacteria and microcystin production in Ugandan freshwater lakes. Lakes & Reservoirs: Research & Management 16:123-135.
  • Pearson, E.J., Juggins, S., Talbot, H.M., Weckström, J., Rosén, P., Ryves, D.B., Roberts, S.J., Schmidt, R. (2011). A lacustrine GDGT-temperature calibration from the Scandinavian Arctic to Antarctic: renewed potential for the application of DGT-paleothermometry in lakes. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2011.07.042.
  • Savichtcheva, O., Debroas, D., Kurmayer, R., Villar, C., Jenny J.P., Fabien A., Perga M.E., Domaizon I. (2011) Quantitative PCR enumeration of total and toxic Planktothrix rubescens/agardhii and other cyanobacteria in preserved DNA isolated from lake sediments. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77:8744-8753. doi: 10.1128/AEM.06106-11 PDF
  • Scheuerl, T., Riss, S., and Stelzer, C.P. (2011). Phenotypic effects of an allele causing obligate parthenogenesis in a rotifer. Journal of Heredity. PDF
  • Schmidt, R; Weckström, K; Lauterbach, S; Tessadri, R; Huber, K (2011). North Atlantic climate impact on early late-glacial climate oscillations in the south-eastern Alps inferred from a multi-proxy lake sediment record. Journal of Quaternary Science DOI: 10.1002/jqs. 1505.
  • Stelzer, C.P., Riss, S., and Stadler, P. (2011) Genome size evolution at the speciation level: The cryptic species complex Brachionus plicatilis (Rotifera) BMC Evolutionary Biology 11: 90. PDF
  • Stelzer, C.P. (2011). A first assessment of genome size diversity in Monogonont rotifers. Hydrobiologia 662: 77–82 PDF
  • Stelzer, C.P. (2011). The cost of sex and competition between cyclical and obligate parthenogenetic rotifers. American Naturalist 177(2): E43-E53. PDF
  • Taipale, S., Kankaala, P., Hahn, M. W., Jones, R. I., and Tiirola, M. (2011). Methane oxidizing and photoautotrophic bacteria are major producers in a humic lake with large anoxic hypolimnion. Aquat Microb Ecol. 64: 81–95.
  • Walpola, H., Leichtfried, M., Amarasinghe, M., and Füreder, L. (2011): Leaf litter decomposition of three riparian tree species and associated macroinvertebrates of Eswathu Oya, a low order tropical stream in Sri Lanka. Internat. Rev. Hydrobiol. 96(1): 90-104.
  • Wang, J., Yang, D., Zhang, Y., Shen, J., van der Gast, C., Hahn, M.W. and Wu, Q.L (2011). Do patterns of bacterial taxon richness along salinity gradients differ from those observed for macroorganisms? PLoS ONE 6(11): e27597. LINK
  • Weisse, T., T. Berendonk, N. Kamjunke, M. Moser, U. Scheffel, P. Stadler, and G. Weithoff. (2011). Significant habitat effects influence protist fitness: evidence for local adaptation from acidic mining lakes. Ecosphere 2(12):134. doi:10.1890/ES11-00157.1 PDF
  • Winkler, K., Pamminger-Lahnsteiner, B., Wanzenböck, J., Weiss, S. (2011) Hybridization and restricted gene flow between native and introduced stocks of Alpine whitefish (Coregonus sp.) across multiple environments. Molecular Ecology 20(3): 456-472. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04961.x PDF


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

  • Boenigk J. (2011). Protozoa. In: Reitner J. & Thiel, V. (eds) Encyclopedia of Geobiology. Springer, XXVIII, 928 p., ISBN: 978-1-4020-9213-8
  • Wanzenböck, S. (2011). ForschungsNews Sept 2011



  • Pamminger-Lahnsteiner, B. (2011) Conservation of natural biological resources in Austria: ecological-, morphological- and genetic analysis of European Whitefish (Coregonus lavaretus L. complex). Paris Lodron University Salzburg, 155pp. (supervision: Wanzenböck, J.)
  • Moser, M. (2011): Ecophysiological adaptations of freshwater protists to extremely acidic conditions. University of Salzburg, 138 pp. (supervision: Weisse, T.)