English
Lehrstuhl für Verhaltensphysiologie und Soziobiologie

Publikationsliste

  • Importance of magnetic information for neuronal plasticity in desert ants. Grob, Robin; Müller, Valentin L.; Grübel, Kornelia; Rössler, Wolfgang; Fleischmann, Pauline N. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 121(8), p. e2320764121. 2024.
  • Large deformation diffeomorphic mapping of 3D shape variation reveals two distinct mandible and head capsule morphs in Atta vollenweideri leaf-cutter worker ants.. Imirzian, Natalie; Püffel, Frederik; Roces, Flavio; Labonte, David. In Ecology and Evolution, 14(4), p. e11236. 2024.
  • Visual guidance fine-tunes probing movements of an insect appendage. Kannegieser, Sören; Kraft, Nadine; Haan, Alexa; Stöckl, Anna. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 121(6), p. e2306937121. 2024.
  • Bumblebees are resilient to neonicotinoid-fungicide combinations. Schuhmann, Antonia; Schulte, Janna; Feldhaar, Heike; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Environment International, 186, p. 108608. 2024.
  • Getting a glimpse into the sensory worlds of animals: the Editors’ and Readers’ Choice Awards 2024. Zupanc, Günther K.H.; Homberg, Uwe; Rössler, Wolfgang; Warrant, Eric J.; Arikawa, Kentaro; Simmons, Andrea Megela; Helfrich-Förster, Charlotte. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 210(3), pp. 347–351. 2024.

  • The mushroom body output encodes behavioral decision during sensory-motor transformation. Arican, Cansu; Schmitt, Felix Johannes; Rössler, Wolfgang; Strube-Bloss, Martin Fritz; Nawrot, Martin Paul. In Current Biology, 33(19), pp. 4217–4224. 2023.
  • The ant’s weapon improves honey bee learning performance. Bachert, Antonia; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Scientific Reports, 13(8399). 2023.
  • Neural representation of goal direction in the monarch butterfly brain. Beetz, M. Jerome; Kraus, Christian; el Jundi, Basil. In Nature communications, 14(5859). 2023.
  • Sugar perception in honeybees. Değirmenci, Laura; Ferreira, Fabio Luiz Rogé; Vukosavljevic, Adrian; Heindl, Cornelia; Keller, Alexander; Geiger, Dietmar; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Frontiers in Physiology, 13. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2023.
  • Individual consistency in the learning abilities of honey bees: cognitive specialization within sensory and reinforcement modalities. Finke, Valerie; Scheiner, Ricarda; Giurfa, Martin; Avarguès-Weber, Aurore. In Animal Cognition, 26, pp. 909–928. 2023.
  • Heritability of Apis mellifera recapping behavior and suppressed mite reproduction as resistance traits towards Varroa destructor.. Gabel, Martin; Hoppe, Andreas; Scheiner, Ricarda; Obergfell, Jörg; Büchler, Ralph. In Frontiers in Insect Science, 3. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2023.
  • Immediate and long-term effects of induced brood interruptions on the reproductive success of Varroa destructor.. Gabel, Martin; Scheiner, Ricarda; Büchler, Ralph. In Apidologie, 54(2), p. 20. 2023.
  • Eye morphology and colour preferences in a semi-field test of the pine pest, Sirex noctilio (Hymenoptera: Siricidae).. Guignard, Quentin; Spaethe, Johannes; Slippers, Bernard; Nikolic, Natasa; Allison, Jeremy D. In African Entomology, 31, pp. 1–6. Academy of Science of South Africa, 2023.
  • 3D atlas of cerebral neuropils with previously unknown demarcations in the honey bee brain. Habenstein, Jens; Grübel, Kornelia; Pfeiffer, Keram; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 531(11), pp. 1163–1183. 2023.
  • Monarch butterflies memorize the spatial location of a food source. Konnerth, M. Marcel; Foster, James J.; el Jundi, Basil; Spaethe, Johannes; Beetz, M. Jerome. In Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 290, p. 20231574. 2023.
  • Expansion microscopy in honeybee brains for high-resolution neuroanatomical analyses in social insects. Kraft, Nadine; Muenz, Thomas S.; Reinhard, Sebastian; Werner, Christian; Sauer, Markus; Groh, Claudia; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Cell and Tissue Research. 2023.
  • Intrasexual cuticular hydrocarbon dimorphism in a wasp sheds light on hydrocarbon biosynthesis genes in Hymenoptera. Moris, Victoria C.; Podsiadlowski, Lars; Martin, Sebastian; Oeyen, Jan Philip; Donath, Alexander; Petersen, Malte; Wilbrandt, Jeanne; Misof, Bernhard; Liedtke, Daniel; Thamm, Markus; Scheiner, Ricarda; Schmitt, Thomas; Niehuis, Oliver. In Communicatons Biology, 6(147). 2023.
  • Perception, regulation, and fitness effects of pollen phytosterols in the bumble bee, Bombus terrestris.. Nebauer, Carmen A.; Schleifer, Marielle C.; Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Leonhardt, Sara D.; Spaethe, Johannes. In American Journal of Botany, 110, p. e16165. 2023.
  • Editorial: The effects of diet on health in insects. Pirk, Christian W. W.; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Frontiers in Insect Science, 3(1186027). Frontiers Media {SA}, 2023.
  • Developmental biomechanics and age polyethism in leaf-cutter ants. Püffel, Frederik; Meyer, Lara; Imirzian, Natalie; Roces, Flavio; Johnston, Richard; Labonte, David. In Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 290(2000). 2023.
  • Strong positive allometry of bite force in leaf-cutter ants increases the range of cuttable plant tissues. Püffel, Frederik; Roces, Flavio; Labonte, David. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 226(13). The Company of Biologists, 2023.
  • Botanische Gärten als Orte urbaner Biodiversität. Rembold, Katja; Aas, Gregor; Bayer, Clemens; Berg, Christian; Burkart, Michael; Fechtler, Thomas; Fischer, Markus; Friesen, Nikolai; Gliniars, Robert; Gröger, Andreas; Hoffmann, Matthias H.; Kehl, Alexandra; Köhler, Lars; König, Andreas; Kusber, Wolf-Henning; Lauerer, Marianne; Pietsch, Susanne; Pietzarka, Ulrich; Rudolph, Klaus; Schepker, Hartwig; Schlumpberger, Boris O.; Schmidt, Marco; Schwerdtfeger, Michael; Spaethe, Johannes; Steinecke, Hilke; Vogg, Gerd; von Hagen, Klaus Bernhard; Zippel, Elke; Obermaier, Elisabeth. In Natur und Landschaft, 98(1), pp. 10–18. 2023.
  • Flower patterns improve foraging efficiency in bumblebees by guiding approach flight and landing. Richter, Robin; Dietz, Alexander; Foster, James; Spaethe, Johannes; Stöckl, Anna. In Functional Ecology, 37(3), pp. 763–777. 2023.
  • Walking bumblebees see faster. Rother, Lisa; Müller, Robin; Kirschenmann, Erwin; Foster, James J.; Kaya-Zeeb, Sinan; Thamm, Markus; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 290, p. 20230460. 2023.
  • The ecology of nutrient sensation and perception in insects. Ruedenauer, Fabian; Parreño, Maria Alejandra; Grunwald Kadow, Ilona C.; Spaethe, Johannes; Leonhardt, Sara D. In Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 38(10), pp. 994–1004. 2023.
  • Two feedback mechanisms involved in the control of leaf fragment size in leaf-cutting ants. Römer, Daniela; Exl, Rebecca; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 226(12). The Company of Biologists, 2023.
  • Multisensory navigation and neuronal plasticity in desert ants. Rössler, Wolfgang. In Trends in Neurosciences, 46(6), pp. 415–417. Elsevier, 2023.
  • The role of learning-walk related multisensory experience in rewiring visual circuits in the desert ant brain. Rössler, Wolfgang; Grob, Robin; Fleischmann, Pauline N. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 209, pp. 605–623. 2023.
  • New insight into molecular mechanisms underlying division of labor in honeybees. Schilcher, Felix; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Current Opinion in Insect Science, 59, p. 101080. 2023.
  • A combination of the frequent fungicides boscalid and dimoxystrobin with the neonicotinoid acetamiprid in field-realistic concentrations does not affect sucrose responsiveness and learning behavior of honeybees. Schuhmann, Antonia; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 256, p. 114850. 2023.
  • Unbalanced visual cues do not affect search precision at the nest in desert ants (Cataglyphis nodus).. Schultheiss, Patrick. In Learning & Behavior. 2023.
  • Visual accelerated and olfactory decelerated responses during multimodal learning in honeybees. Strube-Bloss, Martin; Günzel, Patrick; Nebauer, Carmen A.; Spaethe, Johannes. In Frontiers in Physiology, 14, p. 1257465. 2023.
  • Honesty, reliability, and information content of floral signals. van der Kooi, Casper J.; Reuvers, Lora; Spaethe, Johannes. In iScience, 26(7), p. 107093. 2023.
  • Visual ecology: How glossy colours shine and confuse. van der Kooi, Casper J.; Spaethe, Johannes. In Current Biology, 33(16), pp. R865-R867. 2023.
  • Olfaction is essential for nest recognition in solitary Hymenoptera. Vandenabeele, Sylvie P.; Schmitt, Thomas. In PNAS, 120(25), p. e2304703120. 2023.
  • Contact chemoreception, magnetic maps, thermoregulation by a superorganism, and, thanks to Einstein, an all-time record: the Editors’ and Readers’ Choice Awards 2023. Zupanc, Günther K. H.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Warrant, Eric J.; Homberg, Uwe; Arikawa, Kentaro; Helfrich-Förster, Charlotte; Narins, Peter M.; Simmons, Andrea Megela. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 209, pp. 337–340. 2023.

  • Wirksamkeit und Nebenwirkungen einer Varroabehandlung von Honigbienen mit 60%iger Ameisensäure in verschiedenen Verdunstersystemen. Bachert, A; Scheiner, R; Brandt, A; Büchler, R. In Berliner und Münchener Tierärztliche Wochenschrift, 135, pp. 1–13. Schlütersche Fachmedien GmbH, Hannover, 2022.
  • Neural representation of goal direction in the monarch butterfly brain. Beetz, M. Jerome; Kraus, Christian; el Jundi, Basil. In bioRxiv. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 2022.
  • Flight-induced compass representation in the monarch butterfly heading network. Beetz, M. Jerome; Kraus, Christian; Franzke, Myriam; Dreyer, David; Strube-Bloss, Martin F.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Warrant, Eric J.; Merlin, Christine; el Jundi, Basil. In Current Biology, 32(2), pp. 338–349.e5. 2022.
  • X,Y, and Z: A bird’s eye view on light pollution. Degen, Tobias; Kolláth, Zoltán; Degen, Jacqueline. In Ecology and Evolution, 12, p. e9608. 2022.
  • Does quantity matter to a stingless bee?. Eckert, Johanna; Bohn, Manuel; Spaethe, Johannes. In Animal Cognition, 25, pp. 617–629. 2022.
  • Magnetosensation during re-learning walks in desert ants (Cataglyphis nodus).. Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Grob, Robin; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 208, pp. 125–133. 2022.
  • Stimulus-dependent orientation strategies in monarch butterflies. Franzke, Myriam; Kraus, Christian; Gayler, Maria; Dreyer, David; Pfeiffer, Keram; el Jundi, Basil. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 225(3). The Company of Biologists, 2022.
  • Rotation of skylight polarization during learning walks is necessary to trigger neuronal plasticity in Cataglyphis ants.. Grob, Robin; Holland Cunz, Oliver; Grübel, Kornelia; Pfeiffer, Keram; Rössler, Wolfgang; Fleischmann, Pauline N. In Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 289(1967), p. 20212499. 2022.
  • Performance of polarization-sensitive neurons of the locust central complex at different degrees of polarization. Hensgen, Ronja; Zittrell, Frederick; Pfeiffer, Keram; Homberg, Uwe. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 208, pp. 387–403. 2022.
  • Editorial: Structural Plasticity of Invertebrate Neural Systems. Horch, Hadley Wilson; Rössler, Wolfgang; Tavosanis, Gaia. In Frontiers in Physiology, 13. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2022.
  • A three-dimensional atlas of the honeybee central complex, associated neuropils and peptidergic layers of the central body. Kaiser, Andreas; Hensgen, Ronja; Tschirner, Katja; Beetz, Evelyn; Wüstenberg, Hauke; Pfaff, Marcel; Mota, Theo; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 530(14), pp. 2416–2438. Wiley, 2022.
  • Robustness of the honeybee neuro-muscular octopaminergic system in the face of cold stress. Kaya-Zeeb, Sinan; Delac, Saskia; Wolf, Lena; Marante, Ana Luiza; Scherf-Clavel, Oliver; Thamm, Markus. In Frontiers in Physiology, 13. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2022.
  • Octopamine drives honeybee thermogenesis. Kaya-Zeeb, Sinan; Engelmayer, Lorenz; Straßburger, Mara; Bayer, Jasmin; Bähre, Heike; Seifert, Roland; Scherf-Clavel, Oliver; Thamm, Markus. In eLife, 11, p. e74334. eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd, 2022.
  • The interplay of directional information provided by unpolarised and polarised light in the heading direction network of the diurnal dung beetle Kheper lamarcki.. Khaldy, Lana; Foster, James J.; Yilmaz, Ayse; Belušič, Gregor; Gagnon, Yakir; Tocco, Claudia; Byrne, Marcus J.; Dacke, Marie. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 225(3). The Company of Biologists, 2022.
  • Weighting of Celestial and Terrestrial Cues in the Monarch Butterfly Central Complex. Nguyen, Tu Anh Thi; Beetz, M. Jerome; Merlin, Christine; Pfeiffer, Keram; el Jundi, Basil. In Frontiers in Neural Circuits, 16. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2022.
  • The neuronal building blocks of the navigational toolkit in the central complex of insects. Pfeiffer, Keram. In Current Opinion in Insect Science, p. 100972. 2022.
  • Anesthesia disrupts distance, but not direction, of path integration memory. Pisokas, Ioannis; Rössler, Wolfgang; Webb, Barbara; Zeil, Jochen; Narendra, Ajay. In Current Biology, 32(2), pp. 445–452.e4. 2022.
  • Vibrational Communication Outside and Inside the Nest in Leaf-Cutting Ants. Roces, Flavio. In Biotremology: Physiology, Ecology, and Evolution, P. S. M. Hill, V. Mazzoni, N. Stritih-Peljhan, M. Virant-Doberlet, A. Wessel (eds.), pp. 411–435. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2022.
  • Symbiont demand guides resource supply: leaf-cutting ants preferentially deliver their harvested fragments to undernourished fungus gardens. Römer, Daniela; Aguilar, Gonzalo Pacheco; Meyer, Annika; Roces, Flavio. In The Science of Nature, 109(3), p. 25. 2022.
  • In Vitro Rearing Changes Social Task Performance and Physiology in Honeybees. Schilcher, Felix; Hilsmann, Lioba; Rauscher, Lisa; Değirmenci, Laura; Krischke, Markus; Krischke, Beate; Ankenbrand, Markus; Rutschmann, Benjamin; Mueller, Martin J.; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Insects, 13(1), p. 4. {MDPI} {AG}, 2022.
  • Categorizing Visual Information in Subpopulations of Honeybee Mushroom Body Output Neurons. Schmalz, Fabian; el Jundi, Basil; Rössler, Wolfgang; Strube-Bloss, Martin. In Frontiers in Physiology, 13. Frontiers, 2022.
  • Interactive, Visual Simulation of a Spatio-Temporal Model of Gas Exchange in the Human Alveolus. Schmid, Kerstin; Knote, Andreas; Mück, Alexander; Pfeiffer, Keram; von Mammen, Sebastian; Fischer, Sabine C. In Frontiers in Bioinformatics, 1. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2022.
  • Interaction of Insecticides and Fungicides in Bees. Schuhmann, Antonia; Schmid, Anna Paulina; Manzer, Sarah; Schulte, Janna; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Frontiers in Insect Science, 1. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2022.
  • The abundance, biomass, and distribution of ants on Earth. Schultheiss, Patrick; Nooten, Sabine S.; Wang, Runxi; Wong, Mark K. L.; Brassard, François; Guénard, Benoit. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 119(40), p. e2201550119. 2022.
  • The rising moon promotes mate finding in moths. Storms, Mona; Jakhar, Aryan; Mitesser, Oliver; Jechow, Andreas; Hölker, Franz; Degen, Tobias; Hovestadt, Thomas; Degen, Jacqueline. In Communications biology, 5, p. 393. England, 2022.
  • Caution with colour calculations: spectral purity is a poor descriptor of flower colour visibility. van der Kooi, Casper J; Spaethe, Johannes. In Annals of Botany, 130(1), pp. 1–9. 2022.
  • Colour vision in ants (Formicidae, Hymenoptera). Yilmaz, Ayse; Spaethe, Johannes. In Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 377(1862). The Royal Society, 2022.
  • It’s all about seeing and hearing: the Editors’ and Readers’ Choice Awards 2022. Zupanc, Günther K. H.; Arikawa, Kentaro; Helfrich-Förster, Charlotte; Homberg, Uwe; Narins, Peter M.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Simmons, Andrea Megela; Warrant, Eric J. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 208, pp. 351–353. 2022.
  • Government funding of research beyond biomedicine: challenges and opportunities for neuroethology. Zupanc, Günther K. H.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 208, pp. 443–456. 2022.

  • Plasticity and modulation of olfactory circuits in insects. Anton, Sylvia; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Cell and Tissue Research, 383, pp. 149–164. 2021.
  • State-dependent egocentric and allocentric heading representation in the monarch butterfly brain. Beetz, M. Jerome; Kraus, Christian; Franzke, Myriam; Dreyer, David; Strube-Bloss, Martin F.; R{\"o}ssler, Wolfgang; Warrant, Eric J.; Merlin, Christine; el Jundi, Basil. In bioRxiv. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 2021.
  • Natural image statistics in the dorsal and ventral visual field match a switch in flight behaviour of a hawkmoth. Bigge, Ronja; Pfefferle, Maximilian; Pfeiffer, Keram; Stöckl, Anna. In Current Biology, 31(6), pp. R280-R281. 2021.
  • Survival rate and changes in foraging performances of solitary bees exposed to a novel insecticide. Boff, Samuel; Scheiner, Ricarda; Raizer, Josué; Lupi, Daniela. In Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 211, p. 111869. 2021.
  • Carbon dioxide levels and ventilation in Acromyrmex nests: significance and evolution of architectural innovations in leaf-cutting ants.. Bollazzi, Martin; Römer, Daniela; Roces, Flavio. In Royal Society Open Science, 8(11), p. 210907. 2021.
  • How Dung Beetles Steer Straight. Dacke, Marie; Baird, Emily; el Jundi, Basil; Warrant, Eric J.; Byrne, Marcus. In Annual Review of Entomology, 66(1), pp. 243–256. 2021.
  • Insect Orientation: The Drosophila Wind Compass Pathway. el Jundi, Basil; Dacke, Marie. In Current Biology, 31(2), pp. R83-R85. 2021.
  • Evidence of cognitive specialization in an insect: proficiency is maintained across elemental and higher-order visual learning but not between sensory modalities in honey bees. Finke, Valerie; Baracchi, David; Giurfa, Martin; Scheiner, Ricarda; Avarguès-Weber, Aurore. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 224(24), p. jeb242470. The Company of Biologists, 2021.
  • Light pollution forces a change in dung beetle orientation behavior. Foster, James J.; Tocco, Claudia; Smolka, Jochen; Khaldy, Lana; Baird, Emily; Byrne, Marcus J.; Nilsson, Dan-Eric; Dacke, Marie. In Current Biology, 31(17), pp. 3935–3942.e3. 2021.
  • Towards a common terminology for arthropod spatial orientation. Grob, Robin; el Jundi, Basil; Fleischmann, Pauline N. In Ethology Ecology & Evolution, pp. 1–21. Taylor & Francis, 2021.
  • Sex- and caste-specific brain adaptations related to spatial orientation in Cataglyphis ants. Grob, Robin; Heinig, Niklas; Grübel, Kornelia; Rössler, Wolfgang; Fleischmann, Pauline N. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 529(18), pp. 3882–3892. 2021.
  • Johnston’s Organ and its Central Projections in Cataglyphis Desert Ants. Grob, Robin; Tritscher, Clara; Grübel, Kornelia; Stigloher, Christian; Groh, Claudia; Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 529(8), pp. 2138–2155. 2021.
  • Evidence for UV-green dichromacy in the basal hymenopteran Sirex noctilio (Siricidae).. Guignard, Quentin; Spaethe, Johannes; Slippers, Bernard; Strube-Bloss, Martin; Allison, Jeremy D. In Scientific Reports, 11, p. 15601. 2021.
  • Transcriptomic, peptidomic and mass spectrometry imaging analysis of the brain in the ant Cataglyphis nodus.. Habenstein, Jens; Schmitt, Franziska; Liessem, Sander; Ly, Alice; Trede, Dennis; Wegener, Christian; Predel, Reinhard; Rössler, Wolfgang; Neupert, Susanne. In Journal of Neurochemistry, 158, pp. 391–412. 2021.
  • A unified platform to manage, share, and archive morphological and functional data in insect neuroscience. Heinze, Stanley; el Jundi, Basil; Berg, Bente G; Homberg, Uwe; Menzel, Randolf; Pfeiffer, Keram; Hensgen, Ronja; Zittrell, Frederick; Dacke, Marie; Warrant, Eric; Pfuhl, Gerit; Rybak, Jürgen; Tedore, Kevin. In eLife, 10, R. L. Calabrese (ed.), p. e65376. eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd, 2021.
  • Novel structure in the nuclei of honey bee brain neurons revealed by immunostaining. Hurd, Paul J.; Grübel, Kornelia; Wojciechowski, Marek; Maleszka, Ryszard; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Scientific reports, 11, p. 6852. 2021.
  • Sun compass neurons are tuned to migratory orientation in monarch butterflies. Nguyen, Tu Anh Thi; Beetz, M. Jerome; Merlin, Christine; el Jundi, Basil. In Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 288(1945), p. 20202988. The Royal Society, 2021.
  • Morphological determinants of bite force capacity in insects: a biomechanical analysis of polymorphic leaf-cutter ants. Püffel, Frederik; Pouget, Anaya; Liu, Xinyue; Zuber, Marcus; van de Kamp, Thomas; Roces, Flavio; Labonte, David. In Journal of The Royal Society Interface, 18(182), p. 20210424. 2021.
  • A micro-CT-based standard brain atlas of the bumblebee. Rother, Lisa; Kraft, Nadine; Smith, Dylan B.; el Jundi, Basil; Gill, Richard J.; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Cell and Tissue Research, 386, pp. 29–45. 2021.
  • Honey Bees Can Taste Amino and Fatty Acids in Pollen, but Not Sterols. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Biewer, Niklas W.; Nebauer, Carmen A.; Scheiner, Maximilian; Spaethe, Johannes; Leonhardt, Sara D. In Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9(684175). Frontiers Media {SA}, 2021.
  • Comparing the Appetitive Learning Performance of Six European Honeybee Subspecies in a Common Apiary. Scheiner, Ricarda; Lim, Kayun; Meixner, Marina D.; Gabel, Martin S. In Insects, 12(9), p. 768. 2021.
  • Opposing Actions of Octopamine and Tyramine on Honeybee Vision. Schilcher, Felix; Thamm, Markus; Strube-Bloss, Martin; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Biomolecules, 11(9), p. 1374. 2021.
  • Flower Color as Predictor for Nectar Reward Quantity in an Alpine Flower Community. Streinzer, Martin; Neumayer, Johann; Spaethe, Johannes. In Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9. Frontiers Media {SA}, 2021.
  • Tyramine 1 Receptor Distribution in the Brain of Corbiculate Bees Points to a Conserved Function. Thamm, M.; Wagler, K.; Brockmann, A.; Scheiner, R. In Brain, Behavior and Evolution, 96, pp. 13–25. 2021.
  • A new innovative real-time tracking method for flying insects applicable under natural conditions. Walter, Thomas; Degen, Jacqueline; Pfeiffer, Keram; Stöckl, Anna; Montenegro, Sergio; Degen, Tobias. In BMC Zoology, 6, p. 35. 2021.
  • A new innovative real-time tracking method for flying insects applicable under natural conditions. Walter, Thomas; Degen, Jacqueline; Pfeiffer, Keram; Stöckl, Anna; Montenegro, Sergio; Degen, Tobias. In BMC Zoology, 6(35). 2021.

  • The brain of a nocturnal migratory insect, the Australian Bogong moth. Adden, Andrea; Wibrand, Sara; Pfeiffer, Keram; Warrant, Eric; Heinze, Stanley. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 528, pp. 1942– 1963. 2020.
  • Die Imkerei und der Schwarmtrieb. Ahrens-Lagast, Dirk. In Deutsches Bienen Journal, 4, pp. 16–18. 2020.
  • Effect of Trap Color on Captures of Bark- and Wood-Boring Beetles (Coleoptera; Buprestidae and Scolytinae) and Associated Predators. Cavaletto, Giacomo; Faccoli, Massimo; Marini, Lorenzo; Spaethe, Johannes; Magnani, Gianluca; Rassati, Davide. In Insects, 11(11), p. 749. 2020.
  • Nest Turrets of Acromyrmex Grass-Cutting Ants: Micromorphology Reveals Building Techniques and Construction Dynamics.. Cosarinsky, Marcela I.; Römer, Daniela; Roces, Flavio. In Insects, 11(2), p. 140. 2020.
  • A dung beetle that path integrates without the use of landmarks. Dacke, Marie; el Jundi, Basil; Gagnon, Yakir; Yilmaz, Ayse; Byrne, Marcus; Baird, Emily. In Animal Cognition, 23, pp. 1161–1175. 2020.
  • CRISPR/Cas 9 mediated mutations as a new tool for studying taste in honeybees. Değirmenci, Laura; Geiger, Dietmar; Keller, Alexander; Krischke, Beate; Beye, Martin; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Chemical Senses, 45(8), pp. 655–666. 2020.
  • Underwater Path Integration: Using the Celestial Dome to Get Back Home. el Jundi, Basil. In Current Biology, 30(11), pp. PR639-R642. 2020.
  • Editorial overview: Neuroecology of insects: when ultimate and proximate explanations unite. el Jundi, Basil; Wystrach, Antoine. In Current Opinion in Insect Science, 42, p. iii - v. 2020.
  • Kompass im Kopf. Fleischmann, Pauline; Grob, Robin; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Biologie in unserer Zeit, 50(2), pp. 100–109. 2020.
  • Magnetoreception in Hymenoptera: importance for navigation. Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Grob, Robin; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Animal Cognition, 23, pp. 1051–1061. 2020.
  • Spatial orientation based on multiple visual cues in non-migratory monarch butterflies. Franzke, Myriam; Kraus, Christian; Dreyer, David; Pfeiffer, Keram; Beetz, M. Jerome; Stöckl, Anna L.; Foster, James J.; Warrant, Eric J.; el Jundi, Basil. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 223(12), p. jeb223800. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2020.
  • Inter-individual variation in honey bee dance intensity correlates with expression of the foraging gene. George, Ebi A.; Bröger, Ann-Kathrin; Thamm, Markus; Brockmann, Axel; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Genes, Brain and Behavior, 19, p. e12592. 2020.
  • Analysis of Synaptic Microcircuits in the Mushroom Bodies of the Honeybee. Groh, Claudia; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Insects, 11(1), p. 43. 2020.
  • Adding Amino Acids to a Sucrose Diet Is Not Sufficient to Support Longevity of Adult Bumble Bees. Grund-Mueller, Nils; Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Spaethe, Johannes; Leonhardt, Sara D. In Insects, 11(4), p. 247. 2020.
  • The brain of Cataglyphis ants: neuronal organization and visual projections.. Habenstein, Jens; Amini, Emad; Grübel, Kornelia; el Jundi, Basil; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 528, pp. 3479– 3506. 2020.
  • Anatomical and ultrastructural analysis of the posterior optic tubercle in the locust Schistocerca gregaria.. Held, Martina; Le, Kim; Pegel, Uta; Dersch, Florian; Beetz, M. Jerome; Pfeiffer, Keram; Homberg, Uwe. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 58, p. 100971. 2020.
  • Neuroarchitecture of the central complex in the brain of the honeybee: neuronal cell types. Hensgen, Ronja; England, Laura; Homberg, Uwe; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 529, pp. 159–186. 2020.
  • Chronic exposure to the pesticide flupyradifurone can lead to premature onset of foraging in honeybees (Apis mellifera).. Hesselbach, Hannah; Seeger, Johannes; Schilcher, Felix; Ankenbrand, Markus; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Journal of Applied Ecology, 57, pp. 609–618. 2020.
  • Hyperthermia treatment can kill immature and adult Varroa destructor mites without reducing drone fertility. Kablau, Arne; Berg, Stefan; Härtel, Stephan; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Apidologie, 51, pp. 307–315. 2020.
  • Mechanisms of Nutritional Resource Exploitation by Insects. Leonhardt, Sara D.; Lihoreau, Mathieu; Spaethe, Johannes. In Insects, 11(9), p. 570. 2020.
  • Young bumblebees may rely on both direct pollen cues and early experience when foraging. Ruedenauer, F A; Sydow, D; Spaethe, J; Leonhardt, S D. In Proc Biol Sci, 287(1933), pp. 20201615–20201615. 2020.
  • Best be(e) on low fat: linking nutrient perception, regulation and fitness. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Raubenheimer, David; Kessner-Beierlein, Daniela; Grund-Mueller, Nils; Noack, Lisa; Spaethe, Johannes; Leonhardt, Sara D. In Ecology Letters, 23(3), pp. 545–554. 2020.
  • Selection and spatial arrangement of building materials during the construction of nest turrets by grass-cutting ants. Römer, Daniela; Cosarinsky, Marcela I.; Roces, Flavio. In Royal Society Open Science, 7(10), p. 201312. The Royal Society, 2020.
  • A Novel Thermal-Visual Place Learning Paradigm for Honeybees (Apis mellifera).. Scheiner, Ricarda; Frantzmann, Felix; Jäger, Maria; Mitesser, Oliver; Helfrich-Förster, Charlotte; Pauls, Dennis. In Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 14, p. 56. 2020.
  • The Bacterium Pantoea ananatis Modifies Behavioral Responses to Sugar Solutions in Honeybees.. Scheiner, Ricarda; Strauß, Sina; Thamm, Markus; Farré-Armengol, Gerard; Junker, Robert R. In Insects, 11(10), p. 692. 2020.
  • Hawkmoth lamina monopolar cells act as dynamic spatial filters to optimize vision at different light levels. Stöckl, Anna Lisa; O’Carroll, David Charles; Warrant, Eric James. In Science Advances, 6(16), p. eaaz8645. American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2020.
  • Matched-filter coding of sky polarization results in an internal sun compass in the brain of the desert locust. Zittrell, Frederick; Pfeiffer, Keram; Homberg, Uwe. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 117(41), pp. 25810–25817. National Academy of Sciences, 2020.

  • Die Aufzucht der Königinnen. Ahrens-Lagast, Dirk. In Deutsches Bienen Journal, 5, pp. 9–16. 2019.
  • UV-light perception is modulated by the odour element of an olfactory-visual compound in restrained honeybees. Becker, Mira C.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Strube-Bloss, Martin Fritz. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 222(10), p. jeb201483. 2019.
  • Multimodal cue integration in the dung beetle compass. Dacke, Marie; Bell, Adrian T. A.; Foster, James J.; Baird, Emily J.; Strube-Bloss, Martin F.; Byrne, Marcus J.; el Jundi, Basil. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116(28), pp. 14248–14253. National Academy of Sciences, 2019.
  • The brain behind straight-line orientation in dung beetles. el Jundi, Basil; Baird, Emily; Byrne, Marcus J.; Dacke, Marie. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 222(Suppl 1), p. jeb192450. 2019.
  • The learning walks of ants. Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Zeil, Jochen. In Myrmecological News Blog. 2019.
  • Orienting to polarized light at night - matching lunar skylight to performance in a nocturnal beetle. Foster, James J.; Kirwan, John D.; el Jundi, Basil; Smolka, Jochen; Khaldy, Lana; Baird, Emily; Byrne, Marcus J.; Nilsson, Dan-Eric; Johnsen, Sönke; Dacke, Marie. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 222(2), p. jeb188532. 2019.
  • Experimental ethology of learning in desert ants: Becoming expert navigators. Freas, Cody A.; Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Cheng, Ken. In Behavioural Processes, 158, pp. 181–191. 2019.
  • Neuroanatomical correlates of mobility: Sensory brain centres are bigger in winged than in wingless parthenogenetic pea aphid females. Gadenne, Christophe; Groh, Claudia; Grübel, Kornelia; Joschinski, Jens; Krauss, Jochen; Krieger, Jakob; Rössler, Wolfgang; Anton, Sylvia. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 52, p. 100883. 2019.
  • Learning to navigate – how desert ants calibrate their compass systems. Grob, Robin; Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Neuroforum, 25(2), pp. 109–120. 2019.
  • The Jewel Wasp Standard Brain: Average shape atlas and morphology of the female Nasonia vitripennis brain.. Groothuis, Jitte; Pfeiffer, Keram; el Jundi, Basil; Smid, Hans M. In Arthropod structure & development, 51, pp. 41–51. 2019.
  • The novel pesticide flupyradifurone (Sivanto) affects honeybee motor abilities. Hesselbach, H; Scheiner, R. In Ecotoxicology, 28(3), pp. 354–366. 2019.
  • Linking brain and behaviour in animal navigation: navigation from genes to maps. Kelber, Almut; Webb, Barbara; el Jundi, Basil. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 222(Suppl 1), p. jeb197756. 2019.
  • Neuronal plasticity in the mushroom-body calyx of bumble bee workers during early adult development. Kraft, Nadine; Spaethe, Johannes; Rössler, Wolfgang; Groh, Claudia. In Developmental Neurobiology, 79(4), pp. 287–302. 2019.
  • Learning of monochromatic stimuli in Apis cerana and Apis mellifera by means of PER conditioning.. Lichtenstein, Leonie; Brockmann, Axel; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 114, pp. 30–34. 2019.
  • Comparative functional morphology of ant mouthparts and significance for liquid food intake. Paul, Jürgen; Roces, Flavio. In Insect Mouthparts – Form, Function, Development and Performance, H. W. Krenn (ed.). Springer International Publishing, 2019.
  • Two compasses in the central complex of the locust brain. Pegel, Uta; Pfeiffer, Keram; Zittrell, Frederick; Scholtyssek, Christine; Homberg, Uwe. In Journal of Neuroscience, 39(16), pp. 3070–3080. Society for Neuroscience, 2019.
  • Bumblebees are able to perceive amino acids via chemotactile antennal stimulation. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Leonhardt, Sara D.; Lunau, Klaus; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 205(3), pp. 321–331. 2019.
  • Pollinator or pedigree: which factors determine the evolution of pollen nutrients?. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Spaethe, Johannes; van der Kooi, Casper J.; Leonhardt, Sara D. In Oecologia, 191(2), pp. 349–358. 2019.
  • Leaf-cutting ants use relative humidity and temperature but not CO2 levels as cues for the selection of an underground dumpsite. Römer, Daniela; Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In Ecological Entomology, 44(4), pp. 502–511. 2019.
  • Waste deposition in leaf-cutting ants is guided by olfactory cues from waste. Römer, Daniela; Roces, Flavio. In The Science of Nature, 106(1), p. 3. 2019.
  • Studying the ontogeny of navigational behavior in desert ants (Photoblog). Rössler, Wolfgang. In Myrmecological News Blog. 2019.
  • Neuroplasticity in desert ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) – importance for the ontogeny of navigation. Rössler, Wolfgang. In Myrmecological News, 29, pp. 1–20. 2019.
  • Landscape genomics of an obligate mutualism: Concordant and discordant population structures between the leafcutter ant Atta texana and its two main fungal symbiont types. Smith, Chad C.; Weber, Jesse N.; Mikheyev, Alexander S.; Roces, Flavio; Bollazzi, Martin; Kellner, Katrin; Seal, Jon N.; Mueller, Ulrich G. In Molecular Ecology, 28, pp. 2831–2845. 2019.
  • Immediate early genes in social insects: a tool to identify brain regions involved in complex behaviors and molecular processes underlying neuroplasticity. Sommerlandt, Frank M. J.; Brockmann, Axel; Rössler, Wolfgang; Spaethe, Johannes. In Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, 76(4), pp. 637–651. 2019.
  • Current state and future directions of research on stingless bees in La Gamba. Spaethe, Johannes; Streinzer, Martin; Sommerlandt, Frank. In Acta ZooBot Austria, 156, pp. 145–158. 2019.
  • Species composition and elevational distribution of bumble bees (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Bombus Latreille) in the East Himalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, India.. Streinzer, Martin; Chakravorty, Jharna; Neumayer, Johann; Megu, Karsing; Narah, Jaya; Schmitt, Thomas; Bharti, Himender; Spaethe, Johannes; Brockmann, Axel. In ZooKeys, 851, pp. 71–89. Pensoft Publishers, 2019.
  • Color preference and spatial distribution of glaphyrid beetles suggest a key role in the maintenance of the color polymorphism in the peacock anemone (Anemone pavonina, Ranunculaceae) in Northern Greece.. Streinzer, Martin; Roth, Nicolas; Paulus, Hannes F.; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 205(5), pp. 735–743. 2019.
  • The role of lateral optic flow cues in hawkmoth flight control. Stöckl, Anna; Grittner, Rebecca; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 222(13), p. jeb199406. 2019.
  • Fuelling on the wing: sensory ecology of hawkmoth foraging. Stöckl, Anna Lisa; Kelber, Almut. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 205(3), pp. 399–413. 2019.
  • Sequence and structural properties of circular RNAs in the brain of nurse and forager honeybees (Apis mellifera).. Thölken, Clemens; Thamm, Markus; Erbacher, Christoph; Lechner, Marcus. In BMC Genomics, 20(1), p. 88. 2019.
  • Distributed plasticity in ant visual pathways following colour learning. Yilmaz, Ayse; Grübel, Kornelia; Spaethe, Johannes; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 286(1896), p. 20182813. 2019.
  • The learning walks of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Zeil, Jochen; Fleischmann, Pauline Nikola. In Myrmecological News, 29, pp. 93–110. 2019.

  • Drohnenpflege. Ahrens-Lagast, Dirk. In Deutsches Bienen Journal, 4, pp. 18–19. 2018.
  • Appetitive and aversive learning of plants odors inside different nest compartments by foraging leaf-cutting ants. Arenas, Andrés; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 109, pp. 85–92. 2018.
  • Insect Orientation: Stay on Course with the Sun. Beetz, M. Jerome; el Jundi, Basil. In Current Biology, 28(17), pp. R933 - R936. 2018.
  • The Dung Beetle Compass. Dacke, Marie; el Jundi, Basil. In Current Biology, 28(17), pp. R993 - R997. 2018.
  • Exploratory behavior of re-orienting foragers differs from other flight patterns of honeybees. Degen, Jacqueline; Hovestadt, Thomas; Storms, Mona; Menzel, Randolf. In PLOS ONE, 13(8), pp. 1–14. Public Library of Science, 2018.
  • Evidence for a southward autumn migration of nocturnal noctuid moths in central Europe. Dreyer, David; el Jundi, Basil; Kishkinev, Dmitry; Suchentrunk, Carina; Campostrini, Lena; Frost, Barrie J.; Zechmeister, Thomas; Warrant, Eric J. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 221(24), p. jeb179218. 2018.
  • Neuroarchitecture of the dung beetle central complex. el Jundi, Basil; Warrant, Eric J.; Pfeiffer, Keram; Dacke, Marie. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 526(16), pp. 2612–2630. 2018.
  • Early foraging life: spatial and temporal aspects of landmark learning in the ant Cataglyphis noda.. Fleischmann, Pauline Nikola; Rössler, Wolfgang; Wehner, Rüdiger. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 204, pp. 579–592. 2018.
  • The Geomagnetic Field Is a Compass Cue in Cataglyphis Ant Navigation. Fleischmann, Pauline Nikola*; Grob, Robin*; Müller, Valentin Leander; Wehner, Rüdiger; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Current Biology, 28, pp. 1440–1444. 2018.
  • Nonlinearization: naturalistic stimulation and nonlinear dynamic behavior in a spider mechanoreceptor. French, Andrew S.; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Biological Cybernetics, 112(5), pp. 403–413. 2018.
  • Editorial: The Insect Central Complex—From Sensory Coding to Directing Movement. Heinze, Stanley; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 12, p. 156. 2018.
  • Effects of the novel pesticide flupyradifurone (Sivanto) on honeybee taste and cognition. Hesselbach, Hannah; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Scientific Reports, 8(1), p. 4954. 2018.
  • The Circadian Clock of the Ant Camponotus floridanus Is Localized in Dorsal and Lateral Neurons of the Brain. Kay, Janina; Menegazzi, Pamela; Mildner, Stephanie; Roces, Flavio; Helfrich-Förster, Charlotte. In Journal of Biological Rhythms, 33, pp. 255–271. 2018.
  • In-situ recording of ionic currents in projection neurons and Kenyon cells in the olfactory pathway of the honeybee. Kropf, Jan; Rössler, Wolfgang. In PLOS ONE, 13(1), pp. 1–16. Public Library of Science, 2018.
  • Opsin expression patterns coincide with photoreceptor development during pupal development in the honey bee, Apis mellifera.. Lichtenstein, Leonie; Grübel, Kornelia; Spaethe, Johannes. In BMC Developmental Biology, 18(1), p. 1. 2018.
  • Length of stimulus presentation and visual angle are critical for efficient visual PER conditioning in the restrained honey bee, Apis mellifera.. Lichtenstein, Leonie; Lichtenstein, Matthias; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 221(14), p. jeb179622. 2018.
  • A comprehensive anatomical map of the peripheral octopaminergic/tyraminergic system of Drosophila melanogaster.. Pauls, Dennis; Blechschmidt, Christine; Frantzmann, Felix; el Jundi, Basil; Selcho, Mareike. In Scientific Reports, 8(1), p. 15314. 2018.
  • Do honeybees (Apis mellifera) differentiate between different pollen types?.. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Wöhrle, Christine; Spaethe, Johannes; Leonhardt, Sara D. In PLOS ONE, 13(11), pp. 1–15. Public Library of Science, 2018.
  • Underground nest building: the effect of CO2 on digging rates, soil transport and choice of a digging site in leaf-cutting ants. Römer, D.; Halboth, F.; Bollazzi, M.; Roces, F. In Insectes Sociaux, 65, pp. 305–313. 2018.
  • Digging in the deep: how does carbon dioxide affect communal nest building in ants?. Römer, Daniela. In Insectes Sociaux Blog. 2018.
  • Carbon dioxide sensing in the social context: leaf-cutting ants prefer elevated CO2 levels to tend their brood. Römer, Daniela; Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 108, pp. 40–47. 2018.
  • Multimodal integration and stimulus categorization in putative mushroom body output neurons of the honeybee. Strube-Bloss, Martin F.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In The Royal Society Open Science, 5(2), p. 171785. 2018.
  • Levels and activity of cyclic guanosine monophosphate-dependent protein kinase in nurse and forager honeybees. Thamm, M.; Sturm, K.; Schlossmann, J.; Scheiner, R. In Insect Molecular Biology, 27(6), pp. 815–823. 2018.
  • The reduced brood nursing by mite-infested honey bees depends on their accelerated behavioral maturation. Zanni, V.; Değirmenci, L.; Annoscia, D.; Scheiner, R.; Nazzi, F. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 109, pp. 47–54. 2018.

  • Avoidance of plants unsuitable for the symbiotic fungus in leaf-cutting ants: Learning can take place entirely at the colony dump. Arenas, Andrés; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 12(3), pp. 1–16. Public Library of Science, 2017.
  • Experience during early adulthood shapes the learning capacities and the number of synaptic boutons in the mushroom bodies of honey bees (Apis mellifera).. Cabirol, Amélie; Brooks, Rufus; Groh, Claudia; Barron, Andrew B.; Devaud, Jean-Marc. In Learning & Memory, 24(10), pp. 557–562. 2017.
  • Responses to sugar and sugar receptor gene expression in different social roles of the honeybee (Apis mellifera).. Değirmenci, Laura; Thamm, Markus; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 106, pp. 65–70. 2017.
  • Insect Navigation: How Flies Keep Track of Their Snack. el Jundi, Basil. In Current Biology, 27(15), pp. R748 - R750. 2017.
  • Species-specific differences in the fine structure of learning walk elements in Cataglyphis ants. Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Grob, Robin; Wehner, Rüdiger; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 220(13), pp. 2426–2435. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2017.
  • The path to colour discrimination is S-shaped: behaviour determines the interpretation of colour models. Garcia, Jair E.; Spaethe, Johannes; Dyer, Adrian G. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 203(12), pp. 983–997. 2017.
  • The Role of Celestial Compass Information in Cataglyphis Ants during Learning Walks and for Neuroplasticity in the Central Complex and Mushroom Bodies.. Grob, Robin*; Fleischmann, Pauline N.*; Grübel, Kornelia; Wehner, Rüdiger; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 11, p. 226. 2017.
  • The construction of ventilation turrets in Atta vollenweideri leaf-cutting ants: Carbon dioxide levels in the nest tunnels, but not airflow or air humidity, influence turret structure.. Halboth, Florian; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 12(11), pp. 1–25. 2017.
  • Underground anemotactic orientation in leaf-cutting ants: perception of airflow and experience-dependent choice of airflow direction during digging. Halboth, Florian; Roces, Flavio. In The Science of Nature, 104(9), p. 82. 2017.
  • "The most beautiful profession in the world...’’ In memoriam Klaus Kalmring (1931-2015). Hoch, Hannelore; Čokl, Andrej; Jatho, Martin; Lakes-Harlan, Reinhard; Rössler, Wolfgang; Stiedl, Oliver. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 203(2), pp. 91–97. 2017.
  • Sun Basking in Red Wood Ants Formica polyctena (Hymenoptera, Formicidae): Individual Behaviour and Temperature-Dependent Respiration Rates.. Kadochová, Štěpánka; Frouz, Jan; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 12(1), pp. 1–23. Public Library of Science, 2017.
  • 3D subcellular localization with superresolution array tomography on ultrathin sections of various species. Markert, Sebastian M.; Bauer, Vivien; Muenz, Thomas S.; Jones, Nicola G.; Helmprobst, Frederik; Britz, Sebastian; Sauer, Markus; Rössler, Wolfgang; Engstler, Markus; Stigloher, Christian. In Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy III, Vol. 140, T. Müller-Reichert, P. Verkade (eds.), pp. 21–47. Academic Press, 2017.
  • Plasticity of Daily Behavioral Rhythms in Foragers and Nurses of the Ant Camponotus rufipes: Influence of Social Context and Feeding Times.. Mildner, Stephanie; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 12(1), pp. 1–23. Public Library of Science, 2017.
  • Biogeography of mutualistic fungi cultivated by leafcutter ants. Mueller, Ulrich G.; Ishak, Heather D.; Bruschi, Sofia M.; Smith, Chad C.; Herman, Jacob J.; Solomon, Scott E.; Mikheyev, Alexander S.; Rabeling, Christian; Scott, Jarrod J.; Cooper, Michael; Rodrigues, Andre; Ortiz, Adriana; Brandão, Carlos R. F.; Lattke, John E.; Pagnocca, Fernando C.; Rehner, Stephen A.; Schultz, Ted R.; Vasconcelos, Heraldo L.; Adams, Rachelle M. M.; Bollazzi, Martin; Clark, Rebecca M.; Himler, Anna G.; LaPolla, John S.; Leal, Inara R.; Johnson, Robert A.; Roces, Flavio; Sosa-Calvo, Jeffrey; Wirth, Rainer; Bacci, Maurício. In Molecular Ecology, 26(24), pp. 6921–6937. 2017.
  • AmTAR2: Functional characterization of a honeybee tyramine receptor stimulating adenylyl cyclase activity. Reim, Tina; Balfanz, Sabine; Baumann, Arnd; Blenau, Wolfgang; Thamm, Markus; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 80, pp. 91–100. 2017.
  • Separation of different pollen types by chemotactile sensing in Bombus terrestris. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Leonhardt, Sara D.; Schmalz, Fabian; R{\"o}ssler, Wolfgang; Strube-Bloss, Martin F. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 220(8), pp. 1435–1442. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2017.
  • Carbon dioxide sensing in an obligate insect-fungus symbiosis: CO2 preferences of leaf-cutting ants to rear their mutualistic fungus. Römer, Daniela; Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 12(4), pp. 1–17. Public Library of Science, 2017.
  • Pitfalls of using confocal-microscopy based automated quantification of synaptic complexes in honeybee mushroom bodies (response to Peng and Yang 2016). Rössler, Wolfgang; Spaethe, Johannes; Groh, Claudia. In Scientific Reports, 7(1), p. 9786. 2017.
  • The Effects of Fat Body Tyramine Level on Gustatory Responsiveness of Honeybees (Apis mellifera) Differ between Behavioral Castes.. Scheiner, Ricarda; Entler, Brian V.; Barron, Andrew B.; Scholl, Christina; Thamm, Markus. In Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 11, p. 55. 2017.
  • Learning, gustatory responsiveness and tyramine differences across nurse and forager honeybees. Scheiner, Ricarda; Reim, Tina; Søvik, Eirik; Entler, Brian V.; Barron, Andrew B.; Thamm, Markus. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 220(8), pp. 1443–1450. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2017.
  • Neuropeptides in the desert ant Cataglyphis fortis: Mass spectrometric analysis, localization, and age-related changes.. Schmitt, Franziska; Vanselow, Jens T.; Schlosser, Andreas; Wegener, Christian; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 525(4), pp. 901–918. 2017.
  • Impact of light and alarm pheromone on immediate early gene expression in the European honeybee, Apis mellifera.. Sommerlandt, Frank M. J.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Spaethe, Johannes. In Entomological Science, 20(1), pp. 122–126. 2017.
  • Learning performance and brain structure of artificially-reared honey bees fed with different quantities of food. Steijven, Karin; Spaethe, Johannes; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf; Härtel, Stephan. In PeerJ, 5, p. e3858. 2017.
  • Calcium imaging revealed no modulatory effect on odor-evoked responses of the Drosophila antennal lobe by two populations of inhibitory local interneurons.. Strube-Bloss, Martin F.; Grabe, Veit; Hansson, Bill S.; Sachse, Silke. In Scientific Reports, 7(1), p. 7854. 2017.
  • Neuronal distribution of tyramine and the tyramine receptor AmTAR1 in the honeybee brain. Thamm, Markus; Scholl, Christina; Reim, Tina; Grübel, Kornelia; Möller, Karin; Rössler, Wolfgang; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 525(12), pp. 2615–2631. 2017.
  • Innate colour preference, individual learning and memory retention in the ant Camponotus blandus.. Yilmaz, Ayse; Dyer, Adrian G.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 220(18), pp. 3315–3326. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2017.

  • Gardeners and midden workers in leaf-cutting ants learn to avoid plants unsuitable for the fungus at their worksites. Arenas, Andrés; Roces, Flavio. In Animal Behaviour, 115, pp. 167–174. 2016.
  • Learning through the waste: olfactory cues from the colony refuse influence plant preferences in foraging leaf-cutting ants. Arenas, Andrés; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 219(16), pp. 2490–2496. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2016.
  • Age-dependent transcriptional and epigenomic responses to light exposure in the honey bee brain. Becker, Nils; Kucharski, Robert; Rössler, Wolfgang; Maleszka, Ryszard. In FEBS Open Bio, 6(7), pp. 622–639. 2016.
  • Daily Thermal Fluctuations Experienced by Pupae via Rhythmic Nursing Behavior Increase Numbers of Mushroom Body Microglomeruli in the Adult Ant Brain. Falibene, Agustina; Roces, Flavio; Rössler, Wolfgang; Groh, Claudia. In Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, p. 73. 2016.
  • Ontogeny of learning walks and the acquisition of landmark information in desert ants, Cataglyphis fortis.. Fleischmann, Pauline N.; Christian, Marcelo; Müller, Valentin L.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Wehner, Rüdiger. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 219(19), pp. 3137–3145. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2016.
  • Microglomerular Synaptic Complexes in the Sky-Compass Network of the Honeybee Connect Parallel Pathways from the Anterior Optic Tubercle to the Central Complex. Held, Martina; Berz, Annuska; Hensgen, Ronja; Muenz, Thomas S.; Scholl, Christina; Rössler, Wolfgang; Homberg, Uwe; Pfeiffer, Keram. In Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, p. 186. 2016.
  • Does Traunsteinera globosa (the globe orchid) dupe its pollinators through generalized food deception or mimicry?.. Jersáková, Jana; Spaethe, Johannes; Streinzer, Martin; Neumayer, Johann; Paulus, Hannes; Dötterl, Stefan; Johnson, Steven D. In Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 180(2), pp. 269–294. 2016.
  • Hungry for quality---individual bumblebees forage flexibly to collect high-quality pollen. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Spaethe, Johannes; Leonhardt, Sara D. In Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 70(8), pp. 1209–1217. 2016.
  • Experience-related reorganization of giant synapses in the lateral complex: Potential role in plasticity of the sky-compass pathway in the desert ant Cataglyphis fortis.. Schmitt, Franziska; Stieb, Sara Mae; Wehner, Rüdiger; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Developmental Neurobiology, 76(4), pp. 390–404. 2016.
  • Does Fine Color Discrimination Learning in Free-Flying Honeybees Change Mushroom-Body Calyx Neuroarchitecture?. Sommerlandt, Frank M. J.; Spaethe, Johannes; Rössler, Wolfgang; Dyer, Adrian G. In PLOS ONE, 11(10), pp. 1–17. Public Library of Science, 2016.
  • Body size limits dim-light foraging activity in stingless bees (Apidae: Meliponini). Streinzer, Martin; Huber, Werner; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 202(9), pp. 643–655. 2016.
  • Neural correlates of side-specific odour memory in mushroom body output neurons. Strube-Bloss, Martin F.; Nawrot, Martin P.; Menzel, Randolf. In Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 283(1844). The Royal Society, 2016.
  • Age-related and light-induced plasticity in opsin gene expression and in primary and secondary visual centers of the nectar-feeding ant Camponotus rufipes.. Yilmaz, Ayse; Lindenberg, Annekathrin; Albert, Stefan; Grübel, Kornelia; Spaethe, Johannes; Rössler, Wolfgang; Groh, Claudia. In Developmental Neurobiology, 76(9), pp. 1041–1057. 2016.

  • Ant-App-DB: a smart solution for monitoring arthropods activities, experimental data management and solar calculations without GPS in behavioral field studies [version 3; referees: 2 approved, 1 approved with reservations]. Ahmed, Z; Zeeshan, S; Fleischmann, P; Rössler, W; Dandekar, T. In F1000Research, 3(311). 2015.
  • Long-term avoidance memory formation is associated with a transient increase in mushroom body synaptic complexes in leaf-cutting ants. Falibene, Agustina; Roces, Flavio; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 9, p. 84. 2015.
  • In memoriam of Prof. Josué A. Núñez (1924–2014). Lazzari, Claudio; Farina, Walter; Giurfa, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 72, pp. 52–53. 2015.
  • Dumb and Lazy? A Comparison of Color Learning and Memory Retrieval in Drones and Workers of the Buff-Tailed Bumblebee, Bombus terrestris, by Means of PER Conditioning.. Lichtenstein, Leonie; Sommerlandt, Frank M. J.; Spaethe, Johannes. In PLOS ONE, 10(7), pp. 1–18. Public Library of Science, 2015.
  • Neuronal plasticity in the mushroom body calyx during adult maturation in the honeybee and possible pheromonal influences. Muenz, Thomas S.; Groh, Claudia; Maisonnasse, Alban; Le Conte, Yves; Plettner, Erika; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Developmental Neurobiology, 75(12), pp. 1368–1384. 2015.
  • How to know which food is good for you: bumblebees use taste to discriminate between different concentrations of food differing in nutrient content. Ruedenauer, Fabian A.; Spaethe, Johannes; Leonhardt, Sara D. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 218(14), pp. 2233–2240. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2015.
  • Available space, symbiotic fungus and colony brood influence excavation and lead to the adjustment of nest enlargement in leaf-cutting ants. Römer, D.; Roces, F. In Insectes Sociaux, 62(4), pp. 401–413. 2015.
  • Neuropeptidomics of the Carpenter Ant Camponotus floridanus.. Schmitt, Franziska; Vanselow, Jens T.; Schlosser, Andreas; Kahnt, Jörg; Rössler, Wolfgang; Wegener, Christian. In Journal of Proteome Research, 14(3), pp. 1504–1514. 2015.
  • CaMKII knockdown affects both early and late phases of olfactory long-term memory in the honeybee. Scholl, Christina; Kübert, Natalie; Muenz, Thomas S.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 218(23), pp. 3788–3796. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2015.
  • Functional Significance of Labellum Pattern Variation in a Sexually Deceptive Orchid (Ophrys heldreichii): Evidence of Individual Signature Learning Effects.. Stejskal, Kerstin; Streinzer, Martin; Dyer, Adrian; Paulus, Hannes F.; Spaethe, Johannes. In PLOS ONE, 10(11), pp. 1–18. Public Library of Science, 2015.
  • A scientific note on peripheral compound eye morphology of small and normal-sized honey bee drones. Streinzer, Martin; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Apicultural Research, 54(1), pp. 59–61. 2015.
  • Extracting the Behaviorally Relevant Stimulus: Unique Neural Representation of Farnesol, a Component of the Recruitment Pheromone of Bombus terrestris.. Strube-Bloss, Martin F.; Brown, Austin; Spaethe, Johannes; Schmitt, Thomas; Rössler, Wolfgang. In PLOS ONE, 10(9), pp. 1–16. Public Library of Science, 2015.
  • Comparative morpho-physiology of the metapleural glands of two Atta leaf-cutting ant queens nesting in clayish and organic soils.. Vieira, Alexsandro Santana; Camargo-Mathias, Maria Izabel; Roces, Flavio. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 44(5), pp. 444–454. 2015.

  • Mit Zucht Zukunft gestalten. Ahrens-Lagast, Dirk. In Deutsches Bienen Journal, 7, pp. 39–40. 2014.
  • Royal jelly-like protein localization reveals differences in hypopharyngeal glands buildup and conserved expression pattern in brains of bumblebees and honeybees. Albert, Štefan; Spaethe, Johannes; Grübel, Kornelia; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Biology Open, 3(4), pp. 281–288. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2014.
  • Efficiency and soil contamination during underground application of insecticides: control of leaf-cutting ants with thermal foggers. Bollazzi, M.; Forti, L. C.; Moreira, S.; Roces, F. In Journal of Pest Science, 87(1), pp. 181–189. 2014.
  • Simultaneous long-term recordings at two neuronal processing stages in behaving honeybees. Brill, M F; Reuter, M; Rössler, W; Strube-Bloss, M F. In Journal of Visualized Experiments, (89). 2014.
  • Density of mushroom body synaptic complexes limits intraspecies brain miniaturization in highly polymorphic leaf-cutting ant workers. Groh, Claudia; Kelber, Christina; Grübel, Kornelia; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 281(1785). The Royal Society, 2014.
  • A Systematic Nomenclature for the Insect Brain. Ito, Kei; Shinomiya, Kazunori; Ito, Masayoshi; Armstrong, J. Douglas; Boyan, George; Hartenstein, Volker; Harzsch, Steffen; Heisenberg, Martin; Homberg, Uwe; Jenett, Arnim; Keshishian, Haig; Restifo, Linda L.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Simpson, Julie H.; Strausfeld, Nicholas J.; Strauss, Roland; Vosshall, Leslie B. In Neuron, 81(4), pp. 755–765. 2014.
  • Olfactory subsystems in the honeybee: sensory supply and sex specificity. Kropf, Jan; Kelber, Christina; Bieringer, Kathrin; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Cell and Tissue Research, 357(3), pp. 583–595. 2014.
  • Strategies of the honeybee Apis mellifera during visual search for vertical targets presented at various heights: a role for spatial attention?. Morawetz, L; Chittka, L; Spaethe, J. In F1000Res, 3, pp. 174–174. 2014.
  • Rapid learning dynamics in individual honeybees during classical conditioning. Pamir, Evren; Szyszka, Paul; Scheiner, Ricarda; Nawrot, Martin P. In Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 8, p. 313. 2014.
  • Soil Moisture and Excavation Behaviour in the Chaco Leaf-Cutting Ant (Atta vollenweideri): Digging Performance and Prevention of Water Inflow into the Nest.. Pielström, Steffen; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 9(4), pp. 1–12. Public Library of Science, 2014.
  • Division of labour in honey bees: age- and task-related changes in the expression of octopamine receptor genes. Reim, T.; Scheiner, R. In Insect Molecular Biology, 23(6), pp. 833–841. 2014.
  • Unterirdische Landwirtschaft bei Blattschneiderameisen. Roces, Flavio. In Rundgespräche der Kommission für Ökologie 43: Soziale Insekten in einer sich wandelnden Welt, Vol. 43, J. Heinze, A. Bresinsky (eds.), pp. 53–62. Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, München, 2014.
  • Nest Enlargement in Leaf-Cutting Ants: Relocated Brood and Fungus Trigger the Excavation of New Chambers. Römer, Daniela; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 9(5), pp. 1–12. Public Library of Science, 2014.
  • Soziale Insekten: kollektive Intelligenz eines Superorganismus. Rössler, Wolfgang. In Blickpunkt: Intelligenz Ein Erfolgsmodell der Evolution?, E. M. Herzog, H.-C. Bauer, K. P. Uberriegler (eds.), pp. 27–46. Books on Demand, Norderstedt, 2014.
  • The honey bee tyramine receptor AmTYR1 and division of foraging labour. Scheiner, Ricarda; Kulikovskaja, Leonora; Thamm, Markus. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 217(8), pp. 1215–1217. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2014.
  • Octopamine indirectly affects proboscis extension response habituation in Drosophila melanogaster by controlling sucrose responsiveness.. Scheiner, Ricarda; Steinbach, Anne; Claßen, Gerbera; Strudthoff, Nicole; Scholz, Henrike. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 69, pp. 107–117. 2014.
  • Differences in the phototaxis of pollen and nectar foraging honey bees are related to their octopamine brain titers. Scheiner, Ricarda; Toteva, Anna; Reim, Tina; Søvik, Eirik; Barron, Andrew. In Frontiers in Physiology, 5, p. 116. 2014.
  • Light exposure leads to reorganization of microglomeruli in the mushroom bodies and influences juvenile hormone levels in the honeybee. Scholl, Christina; Wang, Ying; Krischke, Markus; Mueller, Martin J.; Amdam, Gro V.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Developmental Neurobiology, 74(11), pp. 1141–1153. 2014.
  • Elemental and non-elemental olfactory learning using PER conditioning in the bumblebee, Bombus terrestris.. Sommerlandt, Frank M. J.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Spaethe, Johannes. In Apidologie, 45(1), pp. 106–115. 2014.
  • Social Information in the Stingless Bee, Trigona corvina Cockerell (Hymenoptera: Apidae): The Use of Visual and Olfactory Cues at the Food Site.. Sommerlandt, Frank Max Joseph; Huber, Werner; Spaethe, Johannes. In Sociobiology, 61(4), pp. 401–406. 2014.
  • Behavioural evidence of colour vision in free flying stingless bees. Spaethe, J.; Streinzer, M.; Eckert, J.; May, S.; Dyer, A. G. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 200(6), pp. 485–496. 2014.
  • Functional morphology of the visual system and mating strategies in bumblebees (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Bombus). Streinzer, Martin; Spaethe, Johannes. In Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 170(4), pp. 735–747. 2014.
  • PKG in honey bees: Spatial expression, Amfor gene expression, sucrose responsiveness, and division of labor. Thamm, Markus; Scheiner, Ricarda. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 522(8), pp. 1786–1799. 2014.
  • Foraging Leaf-Cutting Ants Learn to Reject Vitis vinifera ssp. vinifera Plants that Emit Herbivore-Induced Volatiles.. Thiele, Theresa; Kost, Christian; Roces, Flavio; Wirth, Rainer. In Journal of Chemical Ecology, 40(6), pp. 617–620. 2014.

  • Parallel Processing via a Dual Olfactory Pathway in the Honeybee. Brill, Martin F.; Rosenbaum, Tobias; Reus, Isabelle; Kleineidam, Christoph J.; Nawrot, Martin P.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Journal of Neuroscience, 33(6), pp. 2443–2456. Society for Neuroscience, 2013.
  • Antibacterial Immune Competence of Honey Bees (Apis mellifera) Is Adapted to Different Life Stages and Environmental Risks. Gätschenberger, Heike; Azzami, Klara; Tautz, Jürgen; Beier, Hildburg. In PLOS ONE, 8(6), pp. 1–14. Public Library of Science, 2013.
  • Vergleichende Tierphysiologie. Heldmaier, Gerhard; Neuweiler, Gerhard; Rössler, Wolfgang. Springer Spektrum, Berlin, 2013.
  • How Load-Carrying Ants Avoid Falling Over: Mechanical Stability during Foraging in Atta vollenweideri Grass-Cutting Ants.. Moll, Karin; Roces, Flavio; Federle, Walter. In PLOS ONE, 8(1), pp. 1–9. Public Library of Science, 2013.
  • Blue colour preference in honeybees distracts visual attention for learning closed shapes. Morawetz, Linde; Svoboda, Alexander; Spaethe, Johannes; Dyer, Adrian G. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 199(10), pp. 817–827. 2013.
  • Sequential Soil Transport and Its Influence on the Spatial Organisation of Collective Digging in Leaf-Cutting Ants. Pielström, Steffen; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 8(2), pp. 1–11. Public Library of Science, 2013.
  • Parallel processing in the honeybee olfactory pathway: structure, function, and evolution. Rössler, Wolfgang; Brill, Martin F. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 199(11), pp. 981–996. 2013.
  • Insect chemoreception: a tribute to John G. Hildebrand. Rössler, Wolfgang; Stengl, Monika. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 199(11), pp. 875–877. 2013.
  • Group recruitment in a thermophilic desert ant, Ocymyrmex robustior.. Sommer, Stefan; Weibel, Denise; Blaser, Nicole; Furrer, Anna; Wenzler, Nadine E.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Wehner, Rüdiger. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 199(8), pp. 711–722. 2013.
  • Sex and Caste-Specific Variation in Compound Eye Morphology of Five Honeybee Species. Streinzer, Martin; Brockmann, Axel; Nagaraja, Narayanappa; Spaethe, Johannes. In PLOS ONE, 8(2), pp. 1–9. Public Library of Science, 2013.
  • Sexual dimorphism in the olfactory system of a solitary and a eusocial bee species. Streinzer, Martin; Kelber, Christina; Pfabigan, Sarah; Kleineidam, Christoph J.; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 521(12), pp. 2742–2755. 2013.
  • Chapter 39 - Bounded Plasticity in the Desert Ant’s Navigational Tool Kit. Wehner, Rüdiger; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Invertebrate Learning and Memory, Vol. 22, R. Menzel, P. R. Benjamin (eds.), pp. 514–529. Elsevier, 2013.
  • Behavioural plasticity in the fanning response of bumblebee workers: impact of experience and rate of temperature change. Westhus, C.; Kleineidam, C.J.; Roces, F.; Weidenmüller, A. In Animal Behaviour, 85(1), pp. 27–34. 2013.

  • Infection of honey bees with acute bee paralysis virus does not trigger humoral or cellular immune responses. Azzami, Klara; Ritter, Wolfgang; Tautz, Jürgen; Beier, Hildburg. In Archives of Virology, 157(4), pp. 689–702. 2012.
  • Ventilation of the giant nests of Atta leaf-cutting ants: does underground circulating air enter the fungus chambers?. Bollazzi, M.; Forti, L. C.; Roces, F. In Insectes Sociaux, 59(4), pp. 487–498. 2012.
  • The Construction of Turrets for Nest Ventilation in the Grass-Cutting Ant Atta vollenweideri: Import and Assembly of Building Materials.. Cosarinsky, Marcela I.; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Insect Behavior, 25(3), pp. 222–241. 2012.
  • Worker division of labor and endocrine physiology are associated in the harvester ant, Pogonomyrmex californicus.. Dolezal, Adam G.; Brent, Colin S.; Hölldobler, Bert; Amdam, Gro V. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(3), pp. 454–460. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2012.
  • Serotonin depresses feeding behaviour in ants. Falibene, Agustina; Rössler, Wolfgang; Josens, Roxana. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 58(1), pp. 7–17. 2012.
  • The determination of nest depth in founding queens of leaf-cutting ants (Atta vollenweideri): idiothetic and temporal control.. Fröhle, Kerstin; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(10), pp. 1642–1650. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2012.
  • Age-related plasticity in the synaptic ultrastructure of neurons in the mushroom body calyx of the adult honeybee Apis mellifera.. Groh, Claudia; Lu, Zhiyuan; Meinertzhagen, Ian A.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 520(15), pp. 3509–3527. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2012.
  • Honey bee drones maintain humoral immune competence throughout all life stages in the absence of vitellogenin production. Gätschenberger, Heike; Gimple, Olaf; Tautz, Jürgen; Beier, Hildburg. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(8), pp. 1313–1322. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2012.
  • Evaluation of the nutritive value of maize for honey bees. Höcherl, Nicole; Siede, Reinhold; Illies, Ingrid; Gätschenberger, Heike; Tautz, Jürgen. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 58(2), pp. 278–285. 2012.
  • Fighting Rituals in the Honey Pot Ant (Myrmecocystus mimicus) - Video Lab contribution.. Hölldobler, Berthold. 2012.
  • Molecular and biochemical characterization of the major royal jelly protein in bumblebees suggest a non-nutritive function. Kupke, Jens; Spaethe, Johannes; Mueller, Martin J.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Albert, Štefan. In Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 42(9), pp. 647–654. 2012.
  • The energetics of running stability: costs of transport in grass-cutting ants depend on fragment shape. Moll, Karin; Federle, Walter; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(1), pp. 161–168. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2012.
  • Visual attention in a complex search task differs between honeybees and bumblebees. Morawetz, Linde; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(14), pp. 2515–2523. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2012.
  • Sensory reception of the primer pheromone ethyl oleate. Muenz, Thomas S.; Maisonnasse, Alban; Plettner, Erika; Le Conte, Yves; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Naturwissenschaften, 99(5), pp. 421–425. 2012.
  • Vibrational communication in the spatial organization of collective digging in the leaf-cutting ant Atta vollenweideri.. Pielström, Steffen; Roces, Flavio. In Animal Behaviour, 84(4), pp. 743–752. 2012.
  • Floral visual signal increases reproductive success in a sexually deceptive orchid. Rakosy, Demetra; Streinzer, Martin; Paulus, Hannes F.; Spaethe, Johannes. In Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 6(4), pp. 671–681. 2012.
  • Plasticity of Synaptic Microcircuits in the Mushroom-Body Calyx of the Honey Bee. Rössler, Wolfgang; Groh, Claudia. In Honeybee Neurobiology and Behavior: A Tribute to Randolf Menzel, C. G. Galizia, D. Eisenhardt, M. Giurfa (eds.), pp. 141–153. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht, 2012.
  • RFID Tracking of Sublethal Effects of Two Neonicotinoid Insecticides on the Foraging Behavior of Apis mellifera.. Schneider, Christof W.; Tautz, Jürgen; Grünewald, Bernd; Fuchs, Stefan. In PLOS ONE, 7(1), pp. 1–9. Public Library of Science, 2012.
  • The potential for worker reproduction in the ant Aphaenogaster cockerelli and its absence in the field.. Smith, A. A.; Overson, R. P.; Hölldobler, B.; Gadau, J.; Liebig, J. In Insectes Sociaux, 59(3), pp. 411–416. 2012.
  • Queen-specific signals and worker punishment in the ant Aphaenogaster cockerelli: the role of the Dufour’s gland.. Smith, Adrian A.; Hölldobler, Bert; Liebig, Jürgen. In Animal Behaviour, 83(3), pp. 587–593. 2012.
  • Visual experience affects both behavioral and neuronal aspects in the individual life history of the desert ant Cataglyphis fortis.. Stieb, Sara Mae; Hellwig, Anna; Wehner, Rüdiger; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Developmental Neurobiology, 72(5), pp. 729–742. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2012.

  • Evidence of a novel immune responsive protein in the Hymenoptera. Albert, Štefan; Gätschenberger, Heike; Azzami, Klara; Gimple, Olaf; Grimmer, Gudrun; Sumner, Seirian; Fujiyuki, Tomoko; Tautz, Jürgen; Mueller, Martin J. In Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 41(12), pp. 968–981. 2011.
  • Information Needs at the Beginning of Foraging: Grass-Cutting Ants Trade Off Load Size for a Faster Return to the Nest. Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In PLOS ONE, 6(3), pp. 1–9. Public Library of Science, 2011.
  • Friends and Foes from an Ant Brain’s Point of View – Neuronal Correlates of Colony Odors in a Social Insect. Brandstaetter, Andreas Simon; Rössler, Wolfgang; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes. In PLOS ONE, 6(6), pp. 1–9. Public Library of Science, 2011.
  • Digging effort in leaf-cutting ant queens (Atta sexdens rubropilosa) and its effects on survival and colony growth during the claustral phase.. Camargo, R. S.; Forti, L. C.; Fujihara, R. T.; Roces, F. In Insectes Sociaux, 58(1), pp. 17–22. 2011.
  • Inactivation of a non-enveloped RNA virus by artificial ribonucleases: Honey bees and Acute bee paralysis virus as a new experimental model for in vivo antiviral activity assessment.. Fedorova, Antonina A.; Azzami, Klara; Ryabchikova, Elena I.; Spitsyna, Yulia E.; Silnikov, Vladimir N.; Ritter, Wolfgang; Gross, Hans J.; Tautz, Jürgen; Vlassov, Valentin V.; Beier, Hildburg; Zenkova, Marina A. In Antiviral Research, 91(3), pp. 267–277. 2011.
  • Comparison of microglomerular structures in the mushroom body calyx of neopteran insects. Groh, Claudia; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 40(4), pp. 358–367. 2011.
  • Queen number and raiding behavior in the ant genus Myrmecocystus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).. Hölldobler, B.; Grillenberger, B.; Gadau, J. In Myrmecological News, 15, pp. 53–61. 2011.
  • Der Superorganismus: Kommunikation, Kooperation und Konflikte im Ameisenstaat. Hölldobler, Berthold. In Geburtstagssymposium Dieter Häussinger, G. Strohmeyer, A. Erhardt, K. Bohnen (eds.), pp. 55–92. Dup, Düsseldorf, 2011.
  • Large Scale Homing in Honeybees. Pahl, Mario; Zhu, Hong; Tautz, Jürgen; Zhang, Shaowu. In PLOS ONE, 6(5), pp. 1–7. Public Library of Science, 2011.
  • CaMKII is differentially localized in synaptic regions of kenyon cells within the mushroom bodies of the honeybee brain. Pasch, Elisabeth*; Muenz, Thomas Sebastian*; Rössler, Wolfgang. In The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 519(18), pp. 3700–3712. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2011.
  • Sequential Load Transport in Grass-Cutting Ants (Atta vollenweideri): Maximization of Plant Delivery Rate or Improved Information Transfer?.. Röschard, Jacqueline; Roces, Flavio. In Psyche, 2011, p. 10. 2011.
  • Dual olfactory pathway in Hymenoptera: Evolutionary insights from comparative studies. Rössler, Wolfgang; Zube, Christina. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 40(4), pp. 349–357. 2011.
  • Foraging leafcutter ants: olfactory memory underlies delayed avoidance of plants unsuitable for the symbiotic fungus. Saverschek, N.; Roces, F. In Animal Behaviour, 82(3), pp. 453–458. 2011.
  • Reclaiming the crown: queen to worker conflict over reproduction in Aphaenogaster cockerelli.. Smith, Adrian A.; Hölldobler, Bert; Liebig, Jürgen. In Naturwissenschaften, 98(3), pp. 237–240. 2011.
  • Antennal-lobe organization in desert ants of the genus Cataglyphis.. Stieb, S M; Kelber, C; Wehner, R; Rössler, W. In Brain Behavior and Evolution, 77(3), pp. 136–146. 2011.
  • Integrating past and present studies on Ophrys pollination – a comment on Bradshaw et al.. Vereecken, Nicolas J.; Streinzer, Martin; Ayasse, Manfred; Spaethe, Johannes; Paulus, Hannes F.; Stökl, Johannes; Cortis, Pierluigi; Schiestl, Florian P. In Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 165(4), pp. 329–335. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2011.

  • Bienen sind keine Teetrinker. Ahrens, Dirk; Höcherl, Nicole. In Schweizerische Bienenzeitung, 7, pp. 30–32. 2010.
  • Control of nest water losses through building behavior in leaf-cutting ants (Acromyrmex heyeri).. Bollazzi, M.; Roces, F. In Insectes Sociaux, 57(3), pp. 267–273. 2010.
  • The thermoregulatory function of thatched nests in the South American grass-cutting ant (Acromyrmex heyeri).. Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Insect Science, 10(1), p. 137. 2010.
  • Leaf-cutting ant workers (Acromyrmex heyeri) trade off nest thermoregulation for humidity control.. Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Ethology, 28(2), pp. 399–403. 2010.
  • Dummies versus Air Puffs: Efficient Stimulus Delivery for Low-Volatile Odors. Brandstaetter, Andreas Simon; Rössler, Wolfgang; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes. In Chemical Senses, 35(4), p. 323. 2010.
  • Societies Drifting Apart? Behavioural, Genetic and Chemical Differentiation between Supercolonies in the Yellow Crazy Ant Anoplolepis gracilipes.. Drescher, Jochen; Blüthgen, Nico; Schmitt, Thomas; Bühler, Jana; Feldhaar, Heike. In PLOS ONE, 5(10), pp. 1–8. Public Library of Science, 2010.
  • The Dance Language. Duangphakdee, Orawan; Hepburn, H. Randall; Tautz, Jürgen. In Honeybees of Asia, H. R. Hepburn, S. E. Radloff (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2010.
  • Colony Defence and Natural Enemies. Fuchs, Stefan; Tautz, Jürgen. In Honeybees of Asia, H. R. Hepburn, S. E. Radloff (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2010.
  • Parallel Olfactory Systems in Insects: Anatomy and Function. Galizia, C. Giovanni; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Annual Review of Entomology, 55(1), pp. 399–420. 2010.
  • Brain plasticity in Diptera and Hymenoptera. Groh, C; Meinertzhagen, I A. In Front Biosci (Schol Ed), 2, pp. 268–288. 2010.
  • Long-Term Memory Leads to Synaptic Reorganization in the Mushroom Bodies: A Memory Trace in the Insect Brain?. Hourcade, Benoît; Muenz, Thomas S.; Sandoz, Jean-Christophe; Rössler, Wolfgang; Devaud, Jean-Marc. In Journal of Neuroscience, 30(18), pp. 6461–6465. Society for Neuroscience, 2010.
  • Biographical Memoirs - Martin Lindauer. Hölldobler, Berthold. In Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, 154(4), pp. 486–491. 2010.
  • Multi-component signals in ant communication. Hölldobler, Berthold. In Social Behaviour Genes, Ecology and Evolution, T. Székely, A. J. Moore, J. Komdeur (eds.), pp. 158–163. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
  • Der Superorganismus der Blattschneiderameisen: Zivilisation durch Instinkt. Hölldobler, Berthold. In Jahrbuch der Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen 2010, pp. 99–112. De Gruyter, 2010.
  • The Leafcutter Ants - Civilization by Instinct. Hölldobler, Berthold; Wilson, Edward O. W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York, 2010.
  • Bees use three-dimensional information to improve target detection. Kapustjansky, Alexander; Chittka, Lars; Spaethe, Johannes. In Naturwissenschaften, 97(2), pp. 229–233. 2010.
  • Phenotypic plasticity in number of glomeruli and sensory innervation of the antennal lobe in leaf-cutting ant workers (A. vollenweideri).. Kelber, Christina; Rössler, Wolfgang; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes. In Developmental Neurobiology, 70(4), pp. 222–234. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2010.
  • Foraging grass-cutting ants (Atta vollenweideri) maintain stability by balancing their loads with controlled head movements.. Moll, Karin; Roces, Flavio; Federle, Walter. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 196(7), pp. 471–480. 2010.
  • Honeybee cognition. Pahl, Mario; Tautz, Jürgen; Zhang, Shaowu. In Animal Behaviour: Evolution and Mechanisms, P. Kappeler (ed.), pp. 87–120. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2010.
  • Ants as Pollinators of Plants and the Role of Floral Scents. Rostás, Michael; Tautz, Jürgen. In All Flesh Is Grass: Plant-Animal Interrelationships, Z. Dubinsky, J. Seckbach (eds.), pp. 149–161. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht, 2010.
  • Detection of Minute Temperature Transients by Thermosensitive Neurons in Ants. Ruchty, Markus; Roces, Flavio; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes. In Journal of Neurophysiology, 104(3), pp. 1249–1256. American Physiological Society, 2010.
  • Avoiding plants unsuitable for the symbiotic fungus: learning and long-term memory in leaf-cutting ants. Saverschek, N.; Herz, H.; Wagner, M.; Roces, F. In Animal Behaviour, 79(3), pp. 689–698. 2010.
  • Why sexually deceptive orchids have colored flowers. Spaethe, Johannes; Streinzer, Martin; Paulus, Hannes F. In Communicative & Integrative Biology, 3(2), pp. 139–141. 2010.
  • Visual experience and age affect synaptic organization in the mushroom bodies of the desert ant Cataglyphis fortis.. Stieb, Sara Mae; Muenz, Thomas Sebastian; Wehner, Rüdiger; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Developmental Neurobiology, 70(6), pp. 408–423. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2010.
  • Visual discrimination between two sexually deceptive Ophrys species by a bee pollinator. Streinzer, M.; Ellis, T.; Paulus, H. F.; Spaethe, J. In Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 4(3), pp. 141–148. 2010.
  • Die Honigbiene – vom „intellektuellen Bienenstachel Darwins" zum Musterfall der Evolutionsforschung. Tautz, Jürgen. In Charles Darwin: Die Entstehung der Arten, Kommentierte und illustrierte Ausgabe, P. Wrede, S. Wrede (eds.). Wiley, Somerset, 2010.
  • Sieben Häuser am Wolfgangsee - Schwänzeltanz der Bienen. Tautz, Jürgen. In Mekkas der Moderne : Pilgerstätten der Wissensgesellschaft, H. Schmundt, M. Vec, R. Rutz (eds.). Böhlau, Köln, 2010.

  • Endocrine physiology of the division of labour in Pogonomyrmex californicus founding queens.. Dolezal, Adam G.; Brent, Colin S.; Gadau, Jürgen; Hölldobler, Bert; Amdam, Gro V. In Animal Behaviour, 77(5), pp. 1005–1010. 2009.
  • Measurements of Eye size and Acuity in Aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae). Döring, T. F; Spaethe, J. In Entomologia Generalis, 32(2), pp. 77–84. Schweizerbart Science Publishers, Stuttgart, Germany, 2009.
  • Underground agriculture: the control of nest size in fungus-growing ants. Fröhle, Kertsin; Roces, Flavio. In From insect nest to human architecture: Proceedings of the International Workshop Engineering principles of innovation in swarm-made architectures, G. Theraulaz, R. Solé, P. Kuntz (eds.), pp. 95–104. Venice, European Centre for Living Technology, 2009.
  • Number-Based Visual Generalisation in the Honeybee. Gross, Hans J.; Pahl, Mario; Si, Aung; Zhu, Hong; Tautz, Jürgen; Zhang, Shaowu. In PLOS ONE, 4(1), pp. 1–9. Public Library of Science, 2009.
  • Evolutionsbiologische Wurzeln der Ablehnung des Fremden. Hölldobler, Berthold. In Evolution : Zufall und Zwangsläufigkeit der Schöpfung, N. Elsner, H.-J. Fritz, S. R. Gradstein (eds.), pp. 387–419. Wallstein, Göttingen, 2009.
  • The antennal lobes of fungus-growing ants (Attini): neuroanatomical traits and evolutionary trends. Kelber, C; Rössler, W; Roces, F; Kleineidam, C J. In Brain Behavior and Evolution, 73(4), pp. 273–284. 2009.
  • Adaptations in the Olfactory System of Social Hymenoptera. Kleineidam, Christoph J.; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Organization of insect societies : from genome to sociocomplexity, J. Gadau, J. Fewell (eds.), pp. 195–219. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 2009.
  • Synaptic organization in the adult Drosophila mushroom body calyx. Leiss, Florian; Groh, Claudia; Butcher, Nancy J.; Meinertzhagen, Ian A.; Tavosanis, Gaia. In The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 517(6), pp. 808–824. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2009.
  • The organization of social foraging in ants: energetics and communication. Roces, Flavio. In Organization of insect societies : from genome to sociocomplexity, J. Gadau, J. Fewell (eds.), pp. 298–310. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 2009.
  • Food exploitation by social insects ecological, behavioral, and theoretical approaches. Roces, Flavio; Bolazzi, Martin. In Food exploitation by social insects ecological, behavioral, and theoretical approaches, S. Jarau, M. Hrncir (eds.), pp. 261–275. CRC Press, Boca Raton (Fla.), 2009.
  • The thermo-sensitive sensilla coeloconica of leaf-cutting ants (Atta vollenweideri).. Ruchty, M; Romani, R; Kuebler, L S; Ruschioni, S; Roces, F; Isidoro, N; Kleineidam, C J. In Arthropod Struct Dev, 38(3), pp. 195–205. 2009.
  • Cuticular hydrocarbons reliably identify cheaters and allow enforcement of altruism in a social insect. Smith, A A; Hölldober, B; Liebig, J. In Current Biology, 19(1), pp. 78–81. 2009.
  • Floral colour signal increases short-range detectability of a sexually deceptive orchid to its bee pollinator. Streinzer, Martin; Paulus, Hannes F.; Spaethe, Johannes. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 212(9), pp. 1365–1370. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2009.
  • Ein Superorganismus mit vielen Facetten: Hightech in Bienenstock. Tautz, Jürgen; Beier, Hildburg. In , R. Renneberg; D. Süßbier (eds.). Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, [s.l.], 2009.
  • Preimaginal and Adult Experience Modulates the Thermal Response Behavior of Ants. Weidenmüller, Anja; Mayr, Christina; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes; Roces, Flavio. In Current Biology, 19(22), pp. 1897–1902. 2009.

  • Trophallactic activities in the honeybee brood nest – Heaters get supplied with high performance fuel. Basile, Rebecca; Pirk, Christian W.W.; Tautz, Jürgen. In Zoology, 111(6), pp. 433–441. 2008.
  • Soil temperature, digging behaviour, and the adaptive value of nest depth in South American species of Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants.. Bollazzi, Martin; Kronenbitter, Jenja; Roces, Flavio. In Oecologia, 158(1), pp. 165–175. 2008.
  • Comparative psychophysics of bumblebee and honeybee colour discrimination and object detection. Dyer, Adrian G.; Spaethe, Johannes; Prack, Sabina. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 194(7), p. 617. 2008.
  • Caste-specific postembryonic development of primary and secondary olfactory centers in the female honeybee brain. Groh, Claudia; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 37(6), pp. 459–468. 2008.
  • Delayed rejection in a leaf-cutting ant after foraging on plants unsuitable for the symbiotic fungus. Herz, Hubert; Hölldobler, Bert; Roces, Flavio. In Behavioral Ecology, 19(3), p. 575. 2008.
  • The Superorganism: The beauty, Elegance, and Strangeness of Insect Societies. Hölldobler, Bert; Wilson, Edward O. W.W. Norton & Company, New York, 2008.
  • Immune-related proteins induced in the hemolymph after aseptic and septic injury differ in honey bee worker larvae and adults. Randolt, Klara; Gimple, Olaf; Geissendörfer, Jan; Reinders, Jörg; Prusko, Carsten; Mueller, Martin J.; Albert, Stefan; Tautz, Jürgen; Beier, Hildburg. In Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology, 69(4), pp. 155–167. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2008.
  • Turning blue and ultraviolet: sex-specific colour change during the mating season in the Balkan moor frog. Ries, C.; Spaethe, J.; Sztatecsny, M.; Strondl, C.; Hödl, W. In Journal of Zoology, 276(3), pp. 229–236. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2008.
  • Haemolymph sugar levels in a nectar-feeding ant: dependence on metabolic expenditure and carbohydrate deprivation. Schilman, Pablo E.; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Comparative Physiology B, 178(2), pp. 157–165. 2008.
  • Adult honeybees (Apis mellifera L.) abandon hemocytic, but not phenoloxidase-based immunity.. Schmid, Martin R.; Brockmann, Axel; Pirk, Christian W.W.; Stanley, David W.; Tautz, Jürgen. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 54(2), pp. 439–444. 2008.
  • Hydrocarbon Signals Explain the Pattern of Worker and Egg Policing in the Ant Aphaenogaster cockerelli.. Smith, Adrian A.; Hölldobler, Bert; Liebig, Jürgen. In Journal of Chemical Ecology, 34(10), pp. 1275–1282. 2008.
  • East Learns from West: Asiatic Honeybees Can Understand Dance Language of European Honeybees. Su, Songkun; Cai, Fang; Si, Aung; Zhang, Shaowu; Tautz, Jürgen; Chen, Shenglu. In PLOS ONE, 3(6), pp. 1–9. Public Library of Science, 2008.
  • Was Bienen über Blumen wissen. Tautz, Jürgen. In Entomologie heute: Band 20. Vormals "Verhandlungen Westdeutscher Entomologentag", Vol. 20, E. G. Düsseldorf, A. L. M. Düsseldorf (eds.), pp. 27–43. Verlag Natur & Wissenschaft, 2008.
  • Der Bien – ein Säugetier mit vielen Körpern. Superorganismus Bienenstaat. Tautz, Jürgen. In Biologie in unserer Zeit, 38(1), pp. 22–29. WILEY-VCH Verlag, 2008.
  • Phänomen Honigbiene (Bilder von Helga R. Heilmann). Tautz, Jürgen. Springer Spektrum, Heidelberg, 2008.
  • Honeybee buzz attenuates plant damage by caterpillars. Tautz, Jürgen; Rostás, Michael. In Current Biology, 18(24), pp. R1125-R1126. Elsevier, 2008.
  • Organization of the olfactory pathway and odor processing in the antennal lobe of the ant Camponotus floridanus.. Zube, Christina; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes; Kirschner, Sebastian; Neef, Jakob; Rössler, Wolfgang. In The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 506(3), pp. 425–441. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2008.
  • Caste- and sex-specific adaptations within the olfactory pathway in the brain of the ant Camponotus floridanus.. Zube, Christina; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 37(6), pp. 469–479. 2008.

  • To build or not to build: circulating dry air organizes collective building for climate control in the leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex ambiguus.. Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In Animal Behaviour, 74(5), pp. 1349–1355. 2007.
  • The control of nest climate through building behaviour in South American Acromyrmex species: its adaptive value.. Bollazzi, Martin; Roces, Flavio. In Biológico, Vol. 69, B. Universitaria São Paulo (ed.), pp. 209–212. 2007.
  • Visual search and the importance of time in complex decision making by bees. Chittka, Lars; Spaethe, Johannes. In Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 1(1), pp. 37–44. 2007.
  • Neighbor leaf-cutting ants and mound-building termites: Comparative nest micromorphology. Cosarinsky, Marcela I.; Roces, Flavio. In Geoderma, 141(3), pp. 224–234. 2007.
  • Lack of physical policing and fertility cues in egg-laying workers of the ant Camponotus floridanus.. Endler, Annett; Hölldobler, Bert; Liebig, Jürgen. In Animal Behaviour, 74(5), pp. 1171–1180. 2007.
  • Caps and gaps: a computer model for studies on brood incubation strategies in honeybees (Apis mellifera carnica).. Fehler, Manuel; Kleinhenz, Marco; Klügl, Franziska; Puppe, Frank; Tautz, Jürgen. In Naturwissenschaften, 94(8), pp. 675–680. 2007.
  • Herbivory Rate of Leaf-Cutting Ants in a Tropical Moist Forest in Panama at the Population and Ecosystem Scales. Herz, Hubert; Beyschlag, Wolfram; Hölldobler, Berthold. In Biotropica, 39(4), pp. 482–488. Blackwell Publishing Inc, 2007.
  • Assessing Herbivory Rates of Leaf-Cutting Ant (Atta colombica) Colonies Through Short-Term Refuse Deposition Counts.. Herz, Hubert; Beyschlag, Wolfram; Hölldobler, Berthold. In Biotropica, 39(4), pp. 476–481. Blackwell Publishing Inc, 2007.
  • Males of a solitary wasp possess a postpharyngeal gland. Herzner, Gudrun; Goettler, Wolfgang; Kroiss, Johannes; Purea, Armin; Webb, Andrew G.; Jakob, Peter M.; Rössler, Wolfgang; Strohm, Erhard. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 36(2), pp. 123–133. 2007.
  • Bigger is better: implications of body size for flight ability under different light conditions and the evolution of alloethism in bumblebees. Kapustjanskij, A.; Streinzer, M.; Paulus, H. F.; Spaethe, J. In Functional Ecology, 21(6), pp. 1130–1136. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2007.
  • Perceptual differences in trail-following leaf-cutting ants relate to body size. Kleineidam, C.J.; Rössler, W.; Hölldobler, B.; Roces, F. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 53(12), pp. 1233–1241. 2007.
  • Thermal radiation as a learned orientation cue in leaf-cutting ants (Atta vollenweideri).. Kleineidam, C.J.; Ruchty, M.; Casero-Montes, Z.A.; Roces, F. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 53(5), pp. 478–487. 2007.
  • The parasitic mite Varroa destructor affects non-associative learning in honey bee foragers, Apis mellifera L... Kralj, Jasna; Brockmann, Axel; Fuchs, Stefan; Tautz, Jürgen. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 193(3), pp. 363–370. 2007.
  • Presynaptic protein distribution and odour mapping in glomeruli of the olfactory bulb of Xenopus laevis tadpoles.. Manzini, Ivan; Heermann, Stephan; Czesnik, Dirk; Brase, Christoph; Schild, Detlev; Rössler, Wolfgang. In European Journal of Neuroscience, 26(4), pp. 925–934. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2007.
  • Flower Color, Nectar Standing Crop, and Flower Visitation of Butterflies in an Alpine Habitat in Central Europe. Neumayer, Johann; Spaethe, Johannes. In Entomologia Generalis, 29(2-4), pp. 269–284. Schweizerbart Science Publishers, Stuttgart, Germany, 2007.
  • Circadian timed episodic-like memory - a bee knows what to do when, and also where. Pahl, Mario; Zhu, Hong; Pix, Waltraud; Tautz, Juergen; Zhang, Shaowu. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 210(20), pp. 3559–3567. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2007.
  • The emergence of a superorganism through intergroup competition. Reeve, H. Kern; Hölldobler, Bert. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104(23), pp. 9736–9740. 2007.
  • Increase of pollinator attraction by means of a visual signal in the sexually deceptive orchid, Ophrys heldreichii (Orchidaceae).. Spaethe, J.; Moser, W. H.; Paulus, H. F. In Plant Systematics and Evolution, 264(1), pp. 31–40. 2007.
  • Size determines antennal sensitivity and behavioral threshold to odors in bumblebee workers. Spaethe, Johannes; Brockmann, Axel; Halbig, Christine; Tautz, Jürgen. In Naturwissenschaften, 94(9), pp. 733–739. 2007.
  • Non-destructive genotyping and genetic variation of fanning in a honey bee colony. Su, Songkun; Albert, Stefan; Zhang, Shaowu; Maier, Sven; Chen, Shenglu; Du, Honghu; Tautz, Jürgen. In Journal of Insect Physiology, 53(5), pp. 411–417. 2007.
  • Honigbienen. Tautz, Jürgen. In Fokus Biologie. Cornelsen Verlag, 2007.
  • Cosa sanno le api sui fiori?. Tautz, Jürgen. In Apoidea, 4, pp. 139–149. 2007.
  • Lernen von den Honigbienen. Tautz, Jürgen. In , P. Reinauer (ed.), pp. 83–96. VDM Verlag Dr. Müller, Saarbrücken, 2007.
  • Functional neuroanatomy of the rhinophore of Archidoris pseudoargus.. Wertz, Adrian; Rössler, Wolfgang; Obermayer, Malu; Bickmeyer, Ulf. In Helgoland Marine Research, 61(2), pp. 135–142. 2007.

  • Population-wide lineage frequencies predict genetic load in the seed-harvester ant Pogonomyrmex.. Anderson, Kirk E.; Hölldobler, Bert; Fewell, Jennifer H.; Mott, Brendon M.; Gadau, Jürgen. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 103(36), pp. 13433–13438. 2006.
  • Beyond 9-ODA: Sex Pheromone Communication in the European Honey Bee Apis mellifera L.. Brockmann, Axel; Dietz, Daniel; Spaethe, Johannes; Tautz, Jürgen. In Journal of Chemical Ecology, 32(3), pp. 657–667. 2006.
  • Behavioural ecology: bees associate warmth with floral colour. Dyer, A G; Whitney, H M; Arnold, S E; Glover, B J; Chittka, L. In Nature, 442(7102), pp. 525–525. 2006.
  • Queen fertility, egg marking and colony size in the ant Camponotus floridanus. Endler, Annett; Liebig, Jürgen; Hölldobler, Bert. In Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 59(4), pp. 490–499. 2006.
  • Environment- and age-dependent plasticity of synaptic complexes in the mushroom bodies of honeybee queens. Groh, C; Ahrens, D; Rössler, W. In Brain Behavior and Evolution, 68(1), pp. 1–14. 2006.
  • Multiple olfactory receptor neurons and their axonal projections in the antennal lobe of the honeybee Apis mellifera.. Kelber, Christina; Rössler, Wolfgang; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes. In The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 496(3), pp. 395–405. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2006.
  • Dual olfactory pathway in the honeybee, Apis mellifera.. Kirschner, Sebastian; Kleineidam, Christoph Johannes; Zube, Christina; Rybak, Jürgen; Grünewald, Bernd; Rössler, Wolfgang. In The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 499(6), pp. 933–952. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2006.
  • Selecting the drought stressed: effects of plant stress on intraspecific and within-plant herbivory patterns of the leaf-cutting ant Atta colombica.. Meyer, S. T.; Roces, F.; Wirth, R. In Functional Ecology, 20(6), pp. 973–981. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2006.
  • The Auditory-Vibratory Sensory System in Bushcrickets (Tettigoniidae, Ensifera, Orthoptera).. Rössler, Wolfgang; Jatho, M; Kalmring, K. In Insect sounds and communication : physiology, behaviour, ecology, and evolution, S. Drosopoulos, M. F. Claridge (eds.), pp. 35–69. Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, 2006.
  • Foraging energetics of a nectar-feeding ant: metabolic expenditure as a function of food-source profitability. Schilman, Pablo E.; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 209(20), pp. 4091–4101. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2006.
  • Individual versus social pathway to honeybee worker reproduction (Apis mellifera): pollen or jelly as protein source for oogenesis?.. Schäfer, M. O.; Dietemann, V.; Pirk, C. W. W.; Neumann, P.; Crewe, R. M.; Hepburn, H. R.; Tautz, J.; Crailsheim, K. In Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 192(7), p. 761. 2006.
  • Visual search and decision making in bees: time, speed, and accuracy. Skorupski, Peter; Spaethe, Johannes; Chittka, Lars. In International Journal of Comparative Psychology, 19, pp. 342–357. 2006.
  • Do honeybees detect colour targets using serial or parallel visual search?. Spaethe, Johannes; Tautz, Jürgen; Chittka, Lars. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 209(6), pp. 987–993. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2006.
  • Functional neuroanatomy of the rhinophore of Aplysia punctata.. Wertz, Adrian; Rössler, Wolfgang; Obermayer, Malu; Bickmeyer, Ulf. In Frontiers in Zoology, 3(1), p. 6. 2006.
  • Honeybee memory: a honeybee knows what to do and when. Zhang, Shaowu; Schwarz, Sebastian; Pahl, Mario; Zhu, Hong; Tautz, Jürgen. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 209(22), pp. 4420–4428. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2006.

  • Changes in the cuticular hydrocarbons of incipient reproductives correlate with triggering of worker policing in the bulldog ant Myrmecia gulosa.. Dietemann, Vincent; Liebig, Jürgen; Hölldobler, Bert; Peeters, Christian. In Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 58(5), pp. 486–496. 2005.
  • Role of the queen in regulating reproduction in the bulldog ant Myrmecia gulosa: control or signalling?.. Dietemann, Vincent; Peeters, Christian; Hölldobler, Bert. In Animal Behaviour, 69(4), pp. 777–784. 2005.
  • Biogenic amines in the ponerine ant Harpegnathos saltator: serotonin and dopamine immunoreactivity in the brain.. Hoyer, Susanne C.; Liebig, Jürgen; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Arthropod Structure & Development, 34(4), pp. 429–440. 2005.
  • Kommunikation, Kooperation und Konfrontation im Ameisenstaat. Hölldobler, Berthold. In "... sind eben alles Menschen" : Verhalten zwischen Zwang, Freiheit und Verantwortung, N. Elsner (ed.), pp. 111–130. Wallstein-Verlag, 2005.
  • Effects of brood temperature on honey bee Apis mellifera wing morphology.. Ken, T; Bock, F; Fuchs, Stefan; Streit, Sebastian; Brockmann, Axel; Tautz, Juergen. In Acta Zoologica Sinica, 51, pp. 768–771. 2005.
  • A macroglomerulus in the antennal lobe of leaf-cutting ant workers and its possible functional significance. Kleineidam, C J; Obermayer, M; Halbich, W; Rössler, W. In Chemical Senses, 30(5), pp. 383–392. 2005.
  • Energetics of locomotion and load carriage in the nectar feeding ant, Camponotus rufipes.. Schilman, Pablo E.; Roces, Flavio. In Physiological Entomology, 30(4), pp. 332–337. Blackwell Science Ltd, 2005.
  • Does plastic comb foundation hinder waggle dance communication?. Seeley, Thomas D; Reich, Adrian M; Tautz, Jürgen. In Apidologie, 36(4), pp. 513–521. EDP Sciences, 2005.
  • Molecular characterization and expression of the UV opsin in bumblebees: three ommatidial subtypes in the retina and a new photoreceptor organ in the lamina. Spaethe, Johannes; Briscoe, Adriana D. In Journal of Experimental Biology, 208(12), pp. 2347–2361. The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2005.
  • Der Trick mit dem Chip - Mikroverhaltensforschung an Bienen. Streit, Sebastian; Bock, Fiola; Tautz, Jürgen. In biologen heute, 3+4. vdbiol, 2005.
  • Eusociality: Origin and consequences. Wilson, Edward O.; Hölldobler, Bert. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 102(38), pp. 13367–13371. 2005.
  • The rise of the ants: A phylogenetic and ecological explanation. Wilson, Edward O.; Hölldobler, Bert. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 102(21), pp. 7411–7414. 2005.

  • Gamergates in the Australian ant subfamily Myrmeciinae. Dietemann, Vincent; Peeters, Christian; Hölldobler, Bert. In Naturwissenschaften, 91(9), pp. 432–435. 2004.
  • Surface hydrocarbons of queen eggs regulate worker reproduction in a social insect. Endler, Annett; Liebig, Jürgen; Schmitt, Thomas; Parker, Jane E.; Jones, Graeme R.; Schreier, Peter; Hölldobler, Bert. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 101(9), pp. 2945–2950. 2004.
  • F-actin at identified synapses in the mushroom body neuropil of the insect brain. Frambach, Ina; Rössler, Wolfgang; Winkler, Margret; Schürmann, Friedrich-Wilhelm. In The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 475(3), pp. 303–314. Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company, 2004.
  • Synaptic organization in the adult honey bee brain is influenced by brood-temperature control during pupal development. Groh, Claudia; Tautz, Jürgen; Rössler, Wolfgang. In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 101(12), pp. 4268–4273. 2004.
  • Ernst Mayr: the doyen of twentieth century evolutionary biology. Hölldobler, Bert. In Naturwissenschaften, 91(6), pp. 249–254. 2004.
  • Dufour gland secretion in the harvester ant genus Pogonomyrmex.. Hölldobler, Bert; David Morgan, E.; Oldham, Neil J.; Liebig, Jürgen; Liu, Yue. In Chemoecology, 14(2), pp. 101–106. 2004.
  • Biosynthesis of the insect pheromone (S)-4-methyl-3-heptanone. Jarvis, Andrew P.; Liebig, Jurgen; Holldobler, Bert; Oldham, Neil J. In Chemical Communications, (10), pp. 1196–1197. The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2004.
  • Phylogenetics of the new world honey ants (genus Myrmecocystus) estimated from mitochondrial DNA sequences.. Kronauer, D.J.C.; Hölldobler, B.; Gadau, J. In Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 32(1), pp. 416–421. 2004.
  • Extremely high mating frequency in the Florida harvester ant (Pogonomyrmex badius).. Rheindt, Frank E.; Gadau, Jürgen; Strehl, Christoph-Peter; Hölldobler, Bert. In Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 56(5), pp. 472–481. 2004.
  • Foraging Biology of the Seed-Harvesting Ant, Pogonomyrmex (Ephebomyrmex) imberbiculus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).. Schilder, Klaus; Hölldobler, Bert; Heinze, Jürgen. In Sociobiology, 43(2), pp. 367–375. California State University, Chico, 2004.
  • Seed predation of the tussock-grass Stipa tenacissima L. by ants (Messor spp.) in south-eastern Spain: the adaptive value of trypanocarpy.. Schöning, Caspar; Espadaler, Xavier; Hensen, Isabell; Roces, Flavio. In Journal of Arid Environments, 56(1), pp. 43–61. 2004.
  • Honeybee Odometry: Performance in Varying Natural Terrain. Tautz, Juergen; Zhang, Shaowu; Spaethe, Johannes; Brockmann, Axel; Si, Aung; Srinivasan, Mandyam. In PLOS Biology, 2(7). Public Library of Science, 2004.
  • Replication of the endosymbiotic bacterium Blochmannia floridanus is correlated with the developmental and reproductive stages of its ant host.. Wolschin, F; Hölldobler, B; Gross, R; Zientz, E. In Appl Environ Microbiol, 70(7), pp. 4096–4102. 2004.