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Mountain roads shift native and non-native plant species ranges
Jonas J. Lembrechts, Jake M. Alexander, Lohengrin A. Cavieres, Sylvia Haider, Jonathan Lenoir, Christoph Kueffer, Keith McDougall, Bridgett J. Naylor, Martín A. Nuñez, Aníbal Pauchard, Lisa J. Rew, Ivan Nijs and Ann Milbau
Ecography, 40 (3): 353-364, Oxford: Wiley, 2017.
Differential adaption drives ecological speciation in campions (Silene): evidence from a multi-site transplant experiment
Adrien Favre, Alex Widmer and Sophie Karrenberg
New Phytologist, 213 (3): 1487-1499, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2017.
Estimating genomic diversity and population differentiation – an empirical comparison of microsatellite and SNP variation in Arabidopsis halleri
Martin C. Fischer, Christian Rellstab, Marianne Leuzinger, Marie Roumet, Felix Gugerli, Kentaro K. Shimizu, Rolf Holderegger and Alex Widmer
BMC Genomics, 18 (1): 69, London: BioMed Central, 2017.


Madagascar's rosewood stocks - which way to go? Interview
Derek Schuurman, Ndranto Razakamanarina, Sonja Hassold and Luke V. Zahner
Madagascar Conservation & Development, 11 (2): 96-99, Zurich: Jane Goodall Institute Switzerland, 2016.
Evolution of sex-biased gene expression in a dioecious plant
Niklaus Zemp, Raquel Tavares, Aline Muyle, Deborah Charlesworth, Gabriel A.B. Marais and Alex Widmer
Nature Plants, 2 (11): 16168, London: Nature, 2016.
Plant invasions into mountains and alpine ecosystems: current status and future challenges
Jake M. Alexander, Jonas J. Lembrechts, Lohengrin A. Cavieres, Curtis C. Daehler, Sylvia Haider, Christoph Kueffer, Gang Liu, Keith L. McDougall, Ann Milbau, Aníbal Pauchard, Lisa J. Rew and Tim Seipel
Alpine Botany, 126 (2): 89-103, Heidelberg: Springer, 2016.
Cost-effective monitoring of biological invasions under global change: A model-based framework
Joana R. Vicente, Diogo Alagador, Carlos Guerra, Joaquim M. Alonso, Christoph Küffer, Ana S. Vaz, Rui F. Fernandes, João A. Cabral, Miguel B. Araújo and João P. Honrado
Journal of Applied Ecology, 53: 1317-1329, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2016.
Spatiotemporal variation in local adaptation of a specialist insect herbivore to its long-lived host plant
Aino Kalske, Roosa Leimu, J.F. Scheepens and Pia Mutikainen
Evolution, 70 (9): 2110-2122, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2016.
Topography-driven isolation, speciation and a global increase of endemism with elevation
Manuel J. Steinbauer, Richard Field, John-Arvid Grytnes, Panayiotis Trigas, Claudine Ah-Peng, Fabio Attorre, H. John B. Birks, Paulo A.V. Borges, Pedro Cardoso, Chang-Hung Chou, Michele De Sanctis, Maria C. Duarte, Rui B. Elias, José M. Fernández-Palacios, Rosalina Gabriel, Roy E. Gereau, Rosemary G. Gillespie, Josef Greimler, David E.V. Harter, Tsurng-Juhn Huang, Miguel M. de Sequeira, Severin D.H. Irl, Daniel Jeanmonod, Anke Jentsch, Alistair S. Jump, Christoph Kueffer, Sandra Nogué, Rüdiger Otto, Jonathan Price, Maria M. Romeiras, Jens-Christian Svenning, Dominique Strasberg, Tod Stuessy, Ole R. Vetaas and Carl Beierkuhnlein
Global Ecology and Biogeography, 25 (9): 1097-1107, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2016.
IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 21
Matthias Baltisberger and Babette Baltisberger
Taxon, 65 (3): 673-674, Vienna: IAPT, 2016.
Range limits and population dynamics of non-native plants spreading along elevation gradients
Tim Seipel, Jake M. Alexander, Peter J. Edwards and Christoph Kueffer
Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 20: 46-55, Jena: Elsevier, 2016.
Individual spatial aggregation correlates with between-population variation in fine-scale genetic structure of Silene ciliata (Caryophyllaceae)
Carlos Lara-Romero, Alfredo Garcia-Fernandez, Juan J. Robledo-Arnuncio, Marie Roumet, Javier Morente-López, A. López-Gil and José M. Iriondo
Heredity, 116 (5): 417-423, Avenel, NJ: Nature Publ. Group, 2016.
Chromosome numbers and karyotypes within the genus Achillea (Asteraceae: Anthemideae)
Matthias Baltisberger and Alex Widmer
Willdenowia, 46 (1): 121-135, Berlin-Dahlem: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum, 2016.
Prioritizing stream types according to their potential risk to receive crop plant material - A GIS-based procedure to assist in the risk assessment of genetically modified crops and systemic insecticide residues
Rebecca Bundschuh, Ulrike Kuhn, Mirco Bundschuh, Caroline Naegele, David Elsaesser, Ulrich Schlechtriemen, Bernadette Oehen, Angelika Hilbeck, Mathias Otto, Ralf Schulz and Frieder Hofmann
Science of the Total Environment, 547: 226-233, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2016.
Will climate change increase the risk of plant invasions into mountains?
Blaise Petitpierre, Keith McDougall, Tim Seipel, Olivier Broennimann, Antoine Guisan and Christoph Kueffer
Ecological Applications, 26 (2): 530-544, Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2016.
Karyotype evolution supports the molecular phylogeny in the genus Ranunculus (Ranunculaceae)
Matthias Baltisberger and Elvira Hörandl
Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 18: 1-14, Jena: Elsevier, 2016.
Non-native and native organisms moving into high elevation and high latitude ecosystems in an era of climate change: new challenges for ecology and conservation
Aníbal Pauchard, Ann Milbau, Ann Albihn, Jake Alexander, Treena Burgess, Curtis Daehler, Göran Englund, Franz Essl, Birgitta Evengård, Gregory B. Greenwood, Sylvia Haider, Jonathan Lenoir, Keith McDougall, Erin Muths, Martin A. Nuñez, Johan Olofsson, Loic Pellissier, Wolfgang Rabitsch, Lisa J. Rew, Mark Robertson, Nathan Sanders and Christoph Kueffer
Biological Invasions, 18 (2): 345-353, Dordrecht: Springer, 2016.
Reply to Garner et al.
Aaron B.A. Shafer, Jochen B.W. Wolf, Paulo C. Alves, Linnea Bergström, Guy Colling, Love Dalén, Luc De Meester, Robert Ekblom, Simone Fior, Mehrdad Hajibabaei, A. Rus Hoezel, Jacob Hoglund, Evelyn L. Jensen, Michael Krützen, Anita J. Norman, E. Martin Österling, N. Joop Ouborg, John Piccolo, Craig R. Primmer, Floyd A. Reed, Marie Roumet, Jordi Salmona, Michael K. Schwartz, Gernot Segelbacher, Jens Thaulow, Mia Valtonen, Philippine Vergeer, Matthias Weissensteiner, Christopher W. Wheat, Carlese Vilà and Piotr Zieliński
Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 31 (2): 83-84, London: Cell Press, 2016.
Genomic imprinting in the endosperm is systematically pertubed in abortive hybrid tomato seeds
Ana M. Florez-Rueda, Margot Paris, Anja Schmidt, Alex Widmer, Ueli Grossniklaus and Thomas Städler
Molecular Biology and Evolution, 33 (11): 2935-2946, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
Stakeholderviews on issues to consider when assessing the sustainability of genetically modified potato
Froydis T. Gillund, Anne I. Myhr, Audrun Utskarpen and Angelika Hilbeck
International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability, 14 (3): 357-376, London: Taylor & Francis, 2016.
DNA barcoding of Malagasy rosewoods: Towards a molecular identification of CITES-listed dalbergia species
Sonja Hassold, Porter P. Lowry II, Martin R. Bauert, Annick Razafintsalama, Lolona Ramamonjisoa and Alex Widmer
PLoS ONE, 11 (6): e0157881, Lawrence: Public Library of Science, 2016.
Friedmannia: a new genus from the Seychelles and the beginning of a generic realignment of Curculigo (Hypoxidaceae)
Alexander Kocyan and Justyna Wiland-Szymanska
Phytotaxa, 283 (1): 54-64, Auckland: Magnolia Press, 2016.
Biology and evolution of the Epichloë-associated Botanophila species found in Europe (Diptera: Anthomyiidae)
Adrian Leuchtmann and Verner Michelsen
Insect Systematics & Evolution, 47 (1): 1-14, Leiden: Brill, 2016.
Urban Agriculture: Passing Fad or New Prospects for Agriculture and Cities?
Heidrun Moschitz, Christoph Kueffer and Claudia Zingerli
Gaia, 25 (2): 128-130, München: Oekom, 2016.
SEX-DETector: A Probabilistic Approach to Study Sex Chromosomes in Non-Model Organisms
Aline Muyle, Jos Käfer, Niklaus Zemp, Sylvain Mousset, Franck Picard and Gabriel A.B. Marais
Genome Biology and Evolution, 8 (8): 2530-2543, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
Sequencing of the genus Arabidopsis identifies a complex history of nonbifurcating speciation and abundant trans-specific polymorphism
Polina Yu Novikova, Nora Hohmann, Viktoria Nizhynska, Takashi Tsuchimatsu, Jamshaid Ali, Graham Muir, Alessia Guggisberg, Tim Paape, Karl Schmid, Olga M. Fedorenko, Svante Holm, Torbjörn Säll, Christian Schlötterer, Karol Marhold, Alex Widmer, Jun Sese, Kentaro K. Shimizu, Detlef Weigel, Ute Krämer, Marcus A. Koch and Magnus Nordborg
Nature Genetics, 48: 1077-1082, New York: Nature Publishing Group, 2016.
Native faunal communities depend on habitat from non-native plants in novel but not in natural ecosystems
Jasmin G. Packer, Steve Delean, Christoph Küffer, Jane Prider, Kirstin Abley, José M. Facelli and Susan M. Carthew
Biodiversity and Conservation, 25 (3): 503-523, Dordrecht: Springer, 2016.
Local adaptation (mostly) remains local: reassessing environmental associations of climate-related candidate SNPs in Arabidopsis halleri
Christian Rellstab, Fischer Martin Claude, Zoller Stephan, Andrew Tedder, Kentaro K. Shimizu, Alex Widmer, Rolf Holderegger and Felix Gugerli
Heredity, Avenel, NJ: Nature Publ. Group, 2016.
Linking landscape futures with biodiversity conservation strategies in northwest Iberia: A simulation study combining surrogates with a spatio-temporal modelling approach
Mário Santos, Daniel Ferreira, Rita Bastos, Joana Vicente, João Honrado, Christoph Küffer, Christian A. Kull, Uta Berger and João Alexandre Cabral
Ecological Informatics, 33: 85-100, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2016.
Introduction to the Special Issue: Advances in island plant biology since Sherwin Carlquist's Island Biology
Anna Traveset, Jose M. Fernandez-Palacios, Christoph Kueffer, Peter J. Bellingham, Clifford Morden and Donald R. Drake
Aob Plants, 8: plv148, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2016.
The effect of Piriformospora indica on the root development of maize (Zea mays L.) and remediation of petroleum contaminated soil
Javad Zamani, Mohammad A. Hajabbasi, Ebrahim Alaie, Mozhgan Sepehri, Adrian Leuchtmann and Rainer Schulin
International Journal of Phytoremediation, 18 (3): 278-287, Philadelphia, PA: Taylor & Francis, 2016.
A great transformation of Switzerland. Building on past achievements and experimenting with new ideas
Claudia Zingerli and Christoph Kueffer
GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, 25 (1): 64-66, München: Oekom Verlag, 2016.


IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 20: Lamiaceae
Matthias Baltisberger
Taxon, 64 (6): 1344-1345, Vienna: IAPT, 2015.
E-commerce trade in invasive plants
Franziska Humair, Luc Humair, Fabian Kuhn and Christoph Kueffer
Conservation Biology, 29 (6): 1658-1665, Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
Specificity and Combinatorial Effects of Bacillus Thuringiensis Cry Toxins in the Context of GMO Environmental Risk Assessment
Angelika Hilbeck and Mathias Otto
Frontiers in Environmental Science, 3 (71), Lausanne: Frontiers Media, 2015.
Multiplexed microsatellite markers for seven Metarhizium species
Johanna Mayerhofer, Andy Lutz, Franco Widmer, Stephen A. Rehner, Adrian Leuchtmann and Jürg Enkerli
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 132: 132-134, Orlando, FL: Elsevier, 2015.
IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 19
Matthias Baltisberger and Babette Baltisberger
Taxon, 64 (5): 1068-1074, Vienna: IAPT, 2015.
Rescue of Fructose-Induced Metabolic Syndrome by Antibiotics or Faecal Transplantation in a Rat Model of Obesity
Blanda Di Luccia, Raffaella Crescenzo, Arianna Mazzoli, Luisa Cigliano, Paola Venditti, Jean-Claude Walser, Alex Widmer, Loredana Baccigalupi, Ezio Ricca and Susanna Iossa
PLoS ONE, 10 (8): e0134893, San Francisco, USA: Public Library of Science, 2015.
Two distinct Epichloë species symbiotic with Achnatherum inebrians, drunken horse grass
Li Chen, Xiu Z. Li, Chun J. Li, Ginger A. Swoboda, Carolyn A. Young, Koya Sugawara, Adrian Leuchtmann and Christopher L. Schardl
Mycologia, 107 (4): 863-873, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2015.
Unravelling the population structure and demography of the Seychelles pitcher plant (Nepenthes pervillei)
Hirzi Luqman
Kapisen, 2015 (18): 13-15, Victoria, Seychelles: Plant Conservation Action group (PCA), 2015.
Identifying new sex-linked genes through BAC sequencing in the dioecious plant Silene latifolia
N. Blavet, H. Blavet, A. Muyle, J. Kafer, R. Cegan, C. Deschamps, N. Zemp, S. Mousset, S. Aubourg, R. Bergero, D. Charlesworth, R. Hobza, A. Widmer and G.A.B. Marais
BMC Genomics, 16: 546, London: BioMed Central, 2015.
Biological Flora of the British Isles: Ambrosia artemisiifolia
Franz Essl, Krisztina Biro, Dietmar Brandes, Olivier Broennimann, James M. Bullock, Daniel S. Chapman, Bruno Chauvel, Stefan Dullinger, Boris Fumanal, Antoine Guisan, Gerhard Karrer, Gabriella Kazinczi, Christoph Kueffer, Beryl Laitung, Claude Lavoie, Michael Leitner, Thomas Mang, Dietmar Moser, Heinz Mueller-Schaerer, Blaise Petitpierre, Robert Richter, Urs Schaffner, Matt Smith, Uwe Starfinger, Robert Vautard, Gero Vogl, Moritz von der Lippe and Swen Follak
Journal of Ecology, 103 (4): 1069-1098, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
How a pitcher plant facilitates roosting of mutualistic woolly bats
Yen S. Lim, Caroline R. Schöner, Michael G. Schöner, Gerald Kerth, Daniel G. Thornham, Mathias Scharmann and T. Ulmar Grafe
Evolutionary Ecology Research, 16: 581-591, Tucson, AZ: Evolutionary Ecology, 2015.
Genetic evidence for reproductive isolation among sympatric Epichloë endophytes as inferred from newly developed microsatellite markers
Melanie K. Schirrmann, Stefan Zoller, Simone Fior and Adrian Leuchtmann
Microbial Ecology, 70 (1): 51-60, New York, NY: Springer, 2015.
The role of host-specificity in the reproductive isolation of Epichloe endophytes revealed by reciprocal infections
Melanie K. Schirrmann and Adrian Leuchtmann
Fungal Ecology, 15: 29-38, London: Elsevier, 2015.
Efficient Detection of Novel Nuclear Markers for Brassicaceae by Transcriptome Sequencing
Reinhold Stockenhuber, Stefan Zoller, Rie Shimizu-Inatsugi, Felix Gugerli, Kentaro K. Shimizu, Alex Widmer and Martin C. Fischer
Plos One, 10 (6): e0128181, San Francisco, CA: Public Library of Science, 2015.
Relevance of Global Forest Change Data Set to Local Conservation: Case Study of Forest Degradation in Masoala National Park, Madagascar
Zuzana Buřivalová, Martin R. Bauert, Sonja Hassold, Nandinanjakana T. Fatroandrianjafinonjasolomiovazo and Lian P. Koh
Biotropica, 47 (2): 267-274, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
Genomics and the challenging translation into conservation practice
Aaron B.A. Shafer, Jochen B.W. Wolf, Paulo C. Alves, Linnea Bergström, Michael W. Brudford, Ioana Brännström, Guy Colling, Love Dalén, Luc De Meester, Robert Ekblom, Kate D. Fawcett, Simone Fior, Mehrdad Hajibabaei, Jason A. Hill, A. Rus Hoezel, Jacob Höglund, Evelyn L. Jensen, Johannes Krause, Torsten N. Kristensen, Michael Krützen, John K. McKay, Anita J. Norman, Rob Ogden, E. Martin Österling, N. Joop Ouborg, John J. Piccolo, Danijela Popović, Craig R. Primmer, Floyd A. Reed, Marie Roumet, Jordi Salmona, Tamara Schenekar, Michael K. Schwartz, Gernot Segelbacher, Helen Senn, Jens Thaulow, Mia Valtonen, Andrew Veale, Philippine Vergeer, Nagarjun Vijay, Carles Vilà, Matthias Weissensteiner, Lovisa Wennerström, Christopher W. Wheat and Piotr Zieliński
Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 30 (2): 78-87, London: Cell Press, 2015.
Quantifying temporal isolation: a modelling approach assessing the effect of flowering time differences on crop-to-weed pollen flow in sunflower
Marie Roumet, Adeline Cayre, Muriel Latreille and Marie-Hélène Müller
Evolutionary Applications, 8 (1): 64-74, Hobooken, NJ: Wiley, 2015.
A new golden era in island biogeography
José M. Fernández-Palacios, Christoph Kueffer and Donald R. Drake
Frontiers of Biogeography, 7 (1): 14-20, Westlake Village, CA: eScholarship, University of California, 2015.
Seeing the Environment through the Humanities. A New Window on Grand Societal Challenges
Marcus Hall, Philippe Forêt, Christoph Küffer, Alison Pouliot and Caroline Wiedmer
Gaia, 24 (2): 134-136, München: Oekom, 2015.
Molecular identification of Malagasy Dalbergia species (rosewoods) for biodiversity conservation
Sonja Hassold
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
"Slow Science": Denkfreiräume statt Beschleunigung
Christoph Kueffer
Forschung und Lehre, 22 (7): 532-534, Bonn: Deutscher Hochschulverband, 2015.
Exogenous selection rather than cytonuclear incompatibilities shapes asymmetrical fitness of reciprocal Arabidopsis hybrids
Graham Muir, Paola Ruiz-Duarte, Nora Hohmann, Barbara K. Mable, Polina N. Novikova, Roswitha Schmickl, Alessia Guggisberg and Marcus A. Koch
Ecology and Evolution, 5 (8): 1734-1745, S.l.: Wiley, 2015.
Mechanisms of reproductive isolation in sexual Epichloë endophytes
Melanie K. Schirrmann
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Transgene Expression and Bt Protein Content in Transgenic Bt Maize (MON810) under Optimal and Stressful Environmental Conditions
Miluse Trtikova, Odd Gunnar Wikmark, Niklaus Zemp, Alex Widmer and Angelika Hilbeck
PLoS ONE, 10 (4): e0123011, San Francisco, CA: Public Library of Science, 2015.
Fungal infection induces sex-specific transcriptional changes and alters sexual dimorphism in the dioecious plant Silene latifolia
Niklaus Zemp, Raquel Tavares and Alex Widmer
PLoS Genetics, 11 (10): e1005536, San Francisco: Public Library of Science, 2015.


Preference for outbred host plants and positive effects of inbreeding on egg survival in a specialist herbivore
Aino Kalske, Anne Muola, Pia Mutikainen and Roosa Leimu
Proceedings of the Royal Society B - Biological sciences, 281 (1796): 20141421, London: The Royal Society, 2014.
Genome-wide Comparative Analysis of the GRAS Gene Family in Populus, Arabidopsis and Rice
Xuanyu Liu and Alex Widmer
Plant Molecular Biology Reporter, 32 (6): 1129-1145, New York: Springer, 2014.
Gene regulatory variation mediates flowering responses to vernalization along an altitudinal gradient in Arabidopsis
Léonie Suter, Marlene Rüegg, Niklaus Zemp, Lars Hennig and Alex Widmer
Plant Physiology, 166: 1928-1942, Rockville, MD: American Society of Plant Physiologists, 2014.
Continental-Scale Footprint of Balancing and Positive Selection in a Small Rodent (Microtus arvalis)
Martin C. Fischer, Matthieu Foll, Gerald Heckel and Laurent Excoffier
PLoS ONE, 9 (11): e112332, Lawrence, Kan.: Public Library of Science, 2014.
Horizontal transmission, persistence and competition capabilities of Epichloë endophytes in Hordelymus europaeus grass hosts using dual endophyte inocula
Martina Oberhofer and Adrian Leuchtmann
Fungal ecology, 11: 37-49, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2014.
Rhizoglomus, a new genus of the Glomeraceae
Ewald Sieverding, Gladstone Alves da Silva, Reinhard Berndt and Fritz Oehl
Mycotaxon, 129: 373-386, Ithaca, NY: Mycotaxon, 2014.
Leaf litter of a dominant cushion plant shifts nitrogen mineralization to immobilization at high but not low temperature in an alpine meadow
Yongtao He, Xingliang Xu, Christoph Küffer, Xianzhou Zhang and Peili Shi
Plant and soil, 383 (1-2): 415-426, Berlin: Springer, 2014.
Working with the horticultural industry to limit invasion risks: The Swiss experience
Franziska Humair, Michael Siegrist and Christoph Küffer
Bulletin OEPP, 44 (2): 232-238, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014.
Inheritance and reproductive consequences of floral anthocyanin deficiency in Silene dioica (Caryophyllaceae)
Joelle Rahmé, Léonie Suter, Alex Widmer and Sophie Karrenberg
American journal of botany, 101 (8): 1388-1392, St. Louis, MO: Botanical Society of America, 2014.
Are Non-Native Plants Perceived to Be More Risky?: Factors Influencing Horticulturists’ Risk Perceptions of Ornamental Plant Species
Franziska Humair, Christoph Kueffer and Michael Siegrist
PLoS ONE, 9 (7): e102121, San Francisco, CA: Public Library of Science, 2014.
Genetic drift linked to heterogeneous landscape and ecological specialization drives diversification in the Alpine endemic Columbine Aquilegia thalictrifolia
Margherita Lega, Simone Fior, Mingai Li, Stefano Leonardi and Claudio Varotto
Journal of heredity, 105 (4): 542-554, Cary, NC: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Responsible Use of Language in Scientific Writing and Science Communication
Christoph Kueffer and Brendon M.H. Larson
Bioscience, 64 (8): 719-724, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Unifying niche shift studies: Insights from biological invasions
Antoine Guisan, Blaise Petitpierre, Olivier Broennimann, Curtis Daehler and Christoph Kueffer
Trends in ecology & evolution, 29 (5): 260-269, London: Cell Press, 2014.
Invasive Neobiota im Wald: Konzepte und wissenschaftliche Grundlagen
Christoph Kueffer, Harald Bugmann and Marco Conedera
Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen, 165 (6): 124-131, Zürich: Schweizerischer Forstverein, 2014.
Plant-Species Diversity Correlates with Genetic Variation of an Oligophagous Seed Predator
Liisa Laukkanen, Pia Mutikainen, Anne Muola and Roosa Leimu
PLoS ONE, 9 (4): e94105, San Francisco, CA: Public Library of Science, 2014.
Global and regional nested patterns of non-native invasive floras on tropical islands
Anna Traveset, Christoph Kueffer and Curtis C. Daehler
Journal of biogeography, 41 (4): 823-832, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014.
Developing the Environmental Humanities: A Swiss Perspective
Philippe Forêt, Marcus Hall and Christoph Kueffer
Gaia, 23 (1): 67-69, München: Oekom, 2014.
Oviposition preference of Botanophila flies (Diptera: Anthomyiidae) towards stroma size of Epichloë (Hypocreales: Clavicipitacea ) hosts
K. Górzyńska, Z. Olszanowski, A. Leuchtmann and M. Lembicz
Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 107 (2): 532-538, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Reconciling conflicting perspectives for biodiversity conservation in the Anthropocene
Christoph Küffer and Christopher N. Kaiser-Bunbury
Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 12 (2): 131-137, Washington, DC: Ecological Society of America, 2014.
Nomenclatural realignment of Neotyphodium species with genus Epichloë
Adrian Leuchtmann, Charles W. Bacon, Christopher L. Schardl, James F. White and Mariusz Tadych
Mycologia, 106 (2): 202-215, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2014.
Genomics and the origin of species
Ole Seehausen, Roger K. Butlin, Irene Keller, Catherine E. Wagner, Janette W. Boughman, Paul A. Hohenlohe, Catherine L. Peichel, Glenn-Peter Saetre, Claudia Bank, Ake Brannstrom, Alan Brelsford, Chris S. Clarkson, Fabrice Eroukhmanoff, Jeffrey L. Feder, Martin C. Fischer, Andrew D. Foote, Paolo Franchini, Chris D. Jiggins, Felicity C. Jones, Anna K. Lindholm, Kay Lucek, Martine E. Maan, David A. Marques, Simon H. Martin, Blake Matthews, Joana I. Meier, Markus Most, Michael W. Nachman, Etsuko Nonaka, Diana J. Rennison, Julia Schwarzer, Eric T. Watson, Anja M. Westram and Alex Widmer
Nature reviews. Genetics, 15 (3): 176-192, London: Nature Publ. Group, 2014.
Identification of Internal Reference Genes for Gene Expression Normalization between the Two Sexes in Dioecious White Campion
Niklaus Zemp, Aria Minder and Alex Widmer
Plos One, 9 (3): e92893, Public Library of Science, 2014.
Simultaneous inbreeding modifies inbreeding depression in a plant-herbivore interaction
Aino Kalske, Pia Mutikainen, Anne Muola, J. F. Scheepens, Liisa Laukkanen, Juha-Pekka Salminen and Roosa Leimu
Ecology letters, 17 (2): 229-238, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014.
Effects of natural hybrid and non-hybrid Epichloë endophytes on the response of Hordelymus europaeus to drought stress
Martina Oberhofer, Sabine Güsewell and Adrian Leuchtmann
New Phytologist, 201 (1): 242-253, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014.
Invasive Arten: Die neuen Sorgenkinder im Wald
Harald K.M. Bugmann, Christoph Kueffer and Marco Conedera
Schweizerische Zeitschrift für das Forstwesen, 165 (6): 123-123, Zürich: Schweizerischer Forstverein, 2014.
Allopolyploid origin of the Balkan endemic Ranunculus wettsteinii (Ranunculaceae) inferred from nuclear and plastid DNA sequences
Eduardo Cires, Matthias Baltisberger, Candela Cuesta, Pablo Vargas and José A.F. Prieto
Organisms, diversity & evolution, 14 (1): 1-10, Heidelberg: Springer, 2014.
Variation of biomass and morphology of the cushion plant Androsace tapete along an elevational gradient in the Tibetan Plateau
Yongtao He, Christoph Kueffer, Peili Shi, Xianzhou Zhang, Mingyuan Du, Wei Yan and Wei Sun
Plant species biology, 29 (3): E64-E71, Richmond, Victoria: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014.
Managing the whole landscape: Historical, hybrid and novel ecosystems
Richard Hobbs, Eric Higgs, C. Hall, P. Bridgewater, F. Stuart Chapin, E. Ellis, J.J. Ewel, L.M. Hallett, J.A. Harris, K.B. Hulvey, S.T. Jackson, P.L. Kennedy, Christoph Kueffer, L. Lach, T.C. Lantz, A. Lugo, J. Mascaro, S.D. Murphy, C.R. Nelson, M.P. Perring, David Richardson, T.R. Seastedt, R.J. Standish, B.M. Starzomski, K.N. Suding, P.M. Tognetti, L. Yakob and L. Yung
Frontiers in ecology and the environment, 12 (10): 557-564, Washington, DC: Ecological Society of America, 2014.
Understanding misunderstandings in invasion science: Why experts don’t agree on common concepts and risk assessments
Franziska Humair, Peter J. Edwards, Michael Siegrist and Christoph Kueffer
Neobiota, 20: 1-30, Berlin: Institut für Oekologie der TU, 2014.
Neobiota: Ein wachsendes Problem?
Christoph Kueffer
Zürcher Wald, (2): 11-15, Elgg: IWA, 2014.
Preventing and managing plant invasions on oceanic islands: some lessons learnt
Christoph Kueffer
Silva Lusitana, 2014 (nº Especial): 43-54, Lisboa ; Oeira: Unidade de Investigacao de Silvicultura e Productos Florestais, 2014.
The Mountain Invasion Research Network (MIREN). Linking Local and Global Scales for Addressing an Ecological Consequence of Global Change
Christoph Kueffer, Curtis Daehler, Hansjörg Dietz, Keith McDougall, Catherine Parks, Aníbal Pauchard and Lisa Rew
Gaia, 23 (3): 263-265, München: Oekom, 2014.
Island Biology: Looking Toward the Future
Christoph Kueffer, Donald R. Drake and José M. Fernández-Palacios
Biology Letters, 10 (10): 20140719, London: The Royal Society, 2014.
Genomic analyses provide insights into the history of tomato breeding
Tao Lin, Guangtao Zhu, Junhong Zhang, Xiangyang Xu, Qinghui Yu, Zheng Zheng, Zhonghua Zhang, Yaoyao Lun, Shuai Li, Xiaoxuan Wang, Zejun Huang, Junming Li, Chunzhi Zhang, Taotao Wang, Yuyang Zhang, Aoxue Wang, Yancong Zhang, Kui Lin, Chuanyou Li, Guosheng Xiong, Yongbiao Xue, Andrea Mazzucato, Mathilde Causse, Zhangjun Fei, James J. Giovannoni, Roger T. Chetelat, Dani Zamir, Thomas Städler, Jingfu Li, Zhibiao Ye, Yongchen Du and Sanwen Huang
Nature Genetics, 46 (11): 1220-1226, New York, N.Y.: Nature Publ. Group, 2014.
Gene copy number variation among and within plant species
Xuanyu Liu
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.


Selection of Nontarget Testing Organisms for ERA of GM Potato with Increased Resistance to Late Blight
Frøydis T. Gillund, Lise Nordgaard, Thomas Bøhn, Odd Gunnar Wikmark, Heidi Sjursen Konestabo and Angelika Hilbeck
Potato research, 56 (4): 299-324, Wageningen ; Berlin: Europäische Gesellschaft für Potato Research ; Springer, 2013.
Selection of Nontarget Testing Organisms for ERA of GM Potato with Increased Resistance to Late Blight
Frøydis T. Gillund, Lise Nordgaard, Thomas Bøhn, Odd Gunnar Wikmark, Heidi Sjursen Konestabo and Angelika Hilbeck
Potato research, 56 (4): 293-324, Wageningen: Europäische Gesellschaft für Potato Research, 2013.
A genomic variation map provides insights into the genetic basis of cucumber domestication and diversity
Jianjian Qi, Xin Liu, Di Shen, Han Miao, Bingyan Xie, Xixiang Li, Peng Zeng, Shenhao Wang, Yi Shang, Xingfang Gu, Yongchen Du, Ying Li, Tao Lin, Jinhong Yuan, Xueyong Yang, Jinfeng Chen, Huiming Chen, Xingyao Xiong, Ke Huang, Zhangjun Fei, Linyong Mao, Li Tian, Thomas Städler, Susanne S. Renner, Sophien Kamoun, William J. Lucas, Zhonghua Zhang and Sanwen Huang
Nature Genetics, 45 (12): 1510-1515, New York, N.Y.: Nature Publ. Group, 2013.
Evolution of sex determination systems with heterogametic males and females in silene
Veronica Slancarova, Jana Zdanska, Bohuslav Janousek, Martina Talianova, Christian Zschach, Jitka Zluvova, Jiri Siroky, Viera Kovacova, Hana Blavet, Jiri Danihelka, Bengt Oxelmann, Alex Widmer and Boris Vyskot
Evolution : international journal of organic evolution, 67 (12): 3669-3677, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
Population genomic footprints of selection and associations with climate in natural populations of Arabidopsis halleri from the Alps
Martin C. Fischer, Christian Rellstab, Andrew Tedder, Stefan Zoller, Felix Gugerli, Kentaro K. Shimizu, Rolf Holderegger and Alex Widmer
Molecular ecology, 22 (22): 5594-5607, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
Morphological and molecular analyses of fungal endophytes of achlorophyllous gametophytes of Diphasiastrum alpinum (Lycopodiaceae)
Karsten Horn, Thassilo Franke, Martin Unterseher, Martin Schnittler and Ludwig Beenken
American journal of botany, 100 (11): 2158-2174, St. Louis, MO: Botanical Society of America, 2013.
Phenotypic Effects of Salt and Heat Stress over Three Generations in Arabidopsis thaliana
Léonie Suter and Alex Widmer
PLoS ONE, 8 (11): e80819, San Francisco, CA: Public Library of Science, 2013.
The epichloë endophytes associated with the woodland grass Hordelymus europaeus including four new taxa
A. Leuchtmann and A. Oberhofer
Mycologia, 105 (5): 1315-1324, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2013.
Divergent evolutionary processes associated with colonization of offshore islands
Natália Martínková, Ross Barnett, Thomas Cucchi, Rahel Struchen, Marine Pascal, Michel Pascal, Martin C. Fischer, Thomas Higham, Selina Brace, Simon Y.W. Ho, Jean-Pierre Quéré, Paul O'Higgins, Laurent Excoffier, Gerald Heckel, A. Rus Hoelzel, Keith M. Dobney and Jeremy B. Searle
Molecular Ecology, 22 (20): 5205-5220, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
Transcriptome divergence between introduced and native populations of Canada thistle, Cirsium arvense
Alessia Guggisberg, Zhao Lai, Jie Huang and Loren H. Rieseberg
New phytologist, 199 (2): 595-608, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
The genus Pauridia (Hypoxidaceae) amplified to include Hypoxis sect. Ianthe, Saniella and Spiloxene, with revised nomenclature and typification
Deirdre A. Snijman and Alexander Kocyan
Phytotaxa, 116 (1): 19-33, Auckland: Magnolia Press, 2013.
Currencies of Mutualisms: Sources of Alkaloid Genes in Vertically Transmitted Epichloae
Christopher L. Schardl, Carolyn A. Young, Juan Pan, Simona Florea, Johanna E. Takach, Daniel G. Panaccione, Mark L. Farman, Jennifer S. Webb, Jolanta Jaromczyk, Nikki D. Charlton, Padmaja Nagabhyru, Li Chen, Chong Shi and Adrian Leuchtmann
Toxins, 5 (6): 1064-1088, Basel: MDPI, 2013.
A road map for molecular ecology
R. L. Andrew, L. Bernatchez, A. Bonin, C. A. Buerkle, B. C. Carstens, B. C. Emerson, D. Garant, T. Giraud, N. C. Kane, S. M. Rogers, J. Slate, H. Smith, V. L. Sork, G. N. Stone, T. H. Vines, L. Waits, A. Widmer and L. H. Rieseberg
Molecular Ecology, 22 (10): 2605-2626, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
Chaconia heliconiae and C. clusiae sp. novae from French Guiana with notes on the genus Chaconia (Uredinales/Pucciniales) in the neotropics
Reinhard Berndt and Ludwig Beenken
Mycological progress, 12 (2): 397-401, Berlin: Springer, 2013.
Farmer’s choice of seeds in four EU countries under different levels of GM crop adoption
Angelika Hilbeck, Tamara Lebrecht, Raphaela Vogel, Jack A. Heinemann and Rosa Binimelis
Environmental sciences Europe, 25 (1): 12, Heidelberg: Springer, 2013.
Herkogamy and Its Effects on Mating Patterns in Arabidopsis thaliana
Yonghai Luo and Alex Widmer
PLoS ONE, 8 (2): e57902, Lawrence, Kan.: Public Library of Science, 2013.
Simulating evolutionary responses of an introgressed insect resistance trait for ecological effect assessment of transgene flow: A model for supporting informed decision-making in environmental risk assessment
Matthias S. Meier, Miluse Trtikova, Matthias Suter, Peter J. Edwards and Angelika Hilbeck
Ecology and Evolution, 3 (2): 416-423, Wiley, 2013.
Plant-symbiotic fungi as chemical engineers: Multi-genome analysis of the Clavicipitaceae reveals dynamics of alkaloid loci
Christopher L. Schardl, Carolyn A. Young, Uljana Hesse, Stefan G. Amyotte, Kalina Andreeva, Patrick J. Calie, Damien J. Fleetwood, David C. Haws, Neil Moore, Birgitt Oeser, Daniel G. Panaccione, Kathryn K. Schweri, Christine R. Voisey, Mark L. Farman, Jerzy W. Jaromczyk, Bruce A. Roe, Donal M. O’Sullivan, Barry Scott, Paul Tudzynski, Zhiqiang An, Elissaveta G. Arnaoudova, Charles T. Bullock, Nikki D. Charlton, Li Chen, Murray Cox, Randy D. Dinkins, Simona Florea, Anthony E. Glenn, Anna Gordon, Ulrich Güldener, Daniel R. Harris, Walter Hollin, Jolanta Jaromczyk, Richard D. Johnson, Anar K. Khan, Eckhard Leistner, Adrian Leuchtmann, Chunjie Li, JinGe Liu, Jinze Liu, Miao Liu, Wade Mace, Caroline Machado, Padmaja Nagabhyru, Juan Pan, Jan Schmid, Koya Sugawara, Ulrike Steiner, Johanna E. Takach, Eiji Tanaka, Jennifer S. Webb, Ella V. Wilson, Jennifer L. Wiseman, Ruriko Yoshida and Zheng Zeng
PLoS genetics, 9 (2): e1003323, San Francisco, CA: Public Library of Science, 2013.
Pollination biology of Luisia curtisii (Orchidaceae): Indications of a deceptive system operated by beetles
Henrik Æ. Pedersen, Santi Watthan, Alexander Kocyan and Kanok-orn Srimuang
Plant systematics and evolution, 299 (1): 177-185, Wien: Springer, 2013.
How to escape from crop-to-weed gene flow: phenological variation and isolation-by-time within weedy sunflower populations
M. Roumet, C. Noilhan, M. Latreille, J. David and M.-H. Muller
New phytologist, 197 (2): 642-654, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
Host range evolution in a selected group of osmiine bees (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae): The Boraginaceae-Fabaceae paradox
Claudio Sedivy, Silvia Dorn, Alex Widmer and Andreas Müller
Biological journal of the Linnean Society, 108 (1): 35-54, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
An ecologically-based method for selecting ecological indicators for assessing risks to biological diversity from genetically-engineered plants
D.A. Andow, Gabor L. Lövei, Salvatore Arpaia, Lewis Wilson, Eliana M.G. Fontes, Angelika Hilbeck, Andreas Lang, Nguyen Van Tuat, C.S.S. Pires, E.R. Sujii, Claudia Zwahlen, A.N.E. Birch, Deise M.F. Capalbo, Kristina Prescott, Celso Omoto and Adam R. Zeilinger
Journal of biosafety, 22 (3): 141-156, Fuzhou: Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, 2013.
Pest resistance to Cry1Ab Bt maize: Field resistance, contributing factors and lessons from South Africa
Johnnie Van den Berg, Angelika Hilbeck and Thomas Bohn
Crop protection : the official journal of the International Association for the Plant Protection Sciences, 54: 154-160, Oxford: Elsevier, 2013.
Revision of the rust genus Uromyces on Cucurbitaceae
Reinhard Berndt
Mycologia, 105 (3): 760-780, Lawrence, KS, USA: Allen Press Inc., 2013.
Ranking matrices as operational tools for the environmental risk assessment of genetically modified crops on non-target organisms
Angelika Hilbeck, Gabriele Weiss, Bernadette Oehen, Andreas Lang, Jörg Römbke, Stephan Jänsch, Hanka Teichmann, Beatrix Tappeser and Mathias Otto
Ecological indicators : integrating monitoring, assessment and management, 36: 367-381, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2013.
The assessment of genetic diversity in agricultural production systems
Luisa Last
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2013.
The occurrence and preference of Botanophila flies (Diptera: Anthomyiidae) for particular species of Epichloe fungi infecting wild grasses
Marlena Lembicz, Karolina Gorzynska, Ziemowit Olszanowski, Verner Michelsen and Adrian Leuchtmann
European journal of entomology, 110 (1): 129-134, Ceske Budejovice: Institute of Entomology, 2013.
Rat feeding studies with genetically modified maize: A comparative evaluation of applied methods and risk assessment standards
Hartmut Meyer and Angelika Hilbeck
Environmental sciences Europe, 25: 33, Heidelberg: Springer, 2013.
Investigating the genetics of Bti resistance using mRNA tag sequencing: Application on laboratory strains and natural populations of the dengue vector Aedes aegypti
Margot Paris, Sebastien Marcombe, Eric Coissac, Vincent Corbel, Jean-Philippe David and Laurence Després
Evolutionary applications, 6 (7): 1012-1027, S.l.: Wiley, 2013.
Validation of SNP Allele Frequencies Determined by Pooled Next-Generation Sequencing in Natural Populations of a Non-Model Plant Species
Christian Rellstab, Stefan Zoller, Andrew Tedder, Felix Gugerli and Martin C. Fischer
PLoS One, 8 (11): e80422, Lawrence, Kan.: Public Library of Science, 2013.
Environmental Heat and Salt Stress Induce Transgenerational Phenotypic Changes in Arabidopsis thaliana
Léonie Suter and Alex Widmer
Plos One, 8 (4): e60364, Lawrence, Kan.: Public Library of Science, 2013.
Science-based risk assessment requires careful evaluation of all studies
Fern Wickson, Thomas Bohn, Brian Wynne, Angelika Hilbeck and Silvio Funtowicz
Nature biotechnology, 31: 1077-1078, New York: Nature Publ. Group, 2013.
On the evolution of gene expression and sex chromosomes in dioecious White Campion Silene latifolia
Niklaus Zemp
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2013.


Variation and constraints of local adaptation of a long-lived plant, its pollinators and specialist herbivores
Aino Kalske, Anne Muola, Liisa Laukkanen, Pia Mutikainen and Roosa Leimu
Journal of ecology, 100 (6): 1359-1372, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Hyalopsora nodispora is the new holomorph name for Uredo capilli-veneris (Uredinales, Pucciniastraceae) from Pakistan
Malka Saba, Abdul Nasir Khalid and Reinhard Berndt
Mycological Progress, 11 (4): 967-969, Berlin: Springer, 2012.
Invasion history of North American Canada thistle, Cirsium arvense
Alessia Guggisberg, Erik Welk, René Sforza, David P. Horvath, James V. Anderson, Michael E. Foley and Loren H. Rieseberg
Journal of biogeography, 39 (10): 1919-1931, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Species richness, taxonomy and peculiarities of the neotropical rust fungi: Are they more diverse in the Neotropics?
Reinhard Berndt
Biodiversity and Conservation, 21 (9): 2299-2322, Dordrecht: Springer, 2012.
Influence of insecticide Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis treatments on resistance and enzyme activities in Aedes rusticus larvae (Diptera: Culicidae)
Sébastien Boyer, Margot Paris, Sylvaine Jego, Guy Lemperiere and Patrick Ravanel
Biological control, 62 (2): 75-81, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2012.
The Genetic Basis of Pollinator Adaptation in a Sexually Deceptive Orchid
Shuqing Xu, Philipp M. Schluter, Ueli Grossniklaus and Florian P. Schiestl
PLoS genetics, 8 (8): e1002889, Public Library of Science, 2012.
Characterization of microsatellites in the mountain plant Armeria caespitosa (Plumbaginaceae) and transferability to congeners
Alfredo Garcia-Fernandez, Carlos Lara-Romero, José Gabriel Segarra-Moragues, José Maria Iriondo, Alex Widmer and Adrian Escudero
American Journal of Botany, 99 (7): E292-E294, St. Louis, MO: Botanical Society of America, 2012.
Plant-herbivore coevolution in a changing world
Roosa Leimu, Anne Muola, Liisa Laukkanen, Aino Kalske, Nadine Prill and Pia Mutikainen
Entomologia Experimentalis Et Applicata, 144 (1): 3-13, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Comparative analysis of a plant pseudoautosomal region (PAR) in Silene latifolia with the corresponding S-vulgaris autosome
Nicolas Blavet, Hana Blavet, Radim Cegan, Niklaus Zemp, Jana Zdanska, Bohuslav Janousek, Roman Hobza and Alex Widmer
Bmc Genomics, 13: 226, London: BioMed Central, 2012.
Contemporary gene flow and mating system of Arabis alpina in a Central European alpine landscape
D. Buehler, R. Graf, R. Holderegger and F. Gugerli
Annals of Botany, 109 (7): 1359-1367, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Genetic diversity in epichloid endophytes of Hordelymus europaeus suggests repeated host jumps and interspecific hybridizations
Martina Oberhofer and Adrian Leuchtmann
Molecular ecology, 21 (11): 2713-2726, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Molecular ecology in Vienna: hot topics in a chilly place
Thomas Städler
EMBO Reports, 13 (6): 475-477, London: Nature Publ. Group, 2012.
Plant Chemistry and Local Adaptation of a Specialized Folivore
Liisa Laukkanen, Roosa Leimu, Anne Muola, Marianna Lilley, Juha-Pekka Salminen and Pia Mutikainen
PLoS ONE, 7 (5): e38225, Public Library of Science, 2012.
eBot Version 4
Matthias Baltisberger, Daniel Frey and Andreas Rudow
Zürich: ETH Zürich, 2012.
Rust fungi on Annonaceae II: The genus Dasyspora Berk. & M.A. Curtis
Ludwig Beenken, Stefan Zoller and Reinhard Berndt
Mycologia, 104 (3): 659-681, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2012.
First catalogue of the rust fungi of French Guiana, northern South America
Reinhard Berndt
Mycological progress, 12 (2): 193-211, Berlin: Springer, 2012.
Additions to the rust fungi of South Africa
Reinhard Berndt and Alan R. Wood
Mycological progress, 11 (2): 483-497, Berlin: Springer, 2012.
Differential costs of reproduction in females and hermaphrodites in a gynodioecious plant
Eija Toivonen and Pia Mutikainen
Annals of Botany, 109 (6): 1159-1164, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Rapid De Novo Evolution of X Chromosome Dosage Compensation in Silene latifolia, a Plant with Young Sex Chromosomes
Aline Muyle, Niklaus Zemp, Clothilde Deschamps, Sylvain Mousset, Alex Widmer and Gabriel A.B. Marais
Plos Biology, 10 (4): e1001308, Lawrence, KS: Public Library of Science, 2012.
Identifying insecticide resistance genes in mosquito by combining AFLP genome scans and 454 pyrosequencing
Margot Paris and Laurence Despres
Molecular Ecology, 21 (7): 1672-1686, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Is floral divergence sufficient to maintain species boundaries upon secondary contact in Mediterranean food-deceptive orchids?
A. Zitari, G. Scopece, A. N. Helal, A. Widmer and S. Cozzolino
Heredity, 108 (3): 219-228, Avenel, NJ: Nature Publ. Group, 2012.
Integrative studies in plant ecology, evolution and systematics: Sharpening the focus
Christoph Küffer, Peter J. Edwards, Alex Widmer, Diethart Matthies and Kirk A. Moloney
Perspectives in Plant Ecology Evolution and Systematics, 14 (1): 1-2, Jena: Elsevier, 2012.
Transcription profiling of resistance to Bti toxins in the mosquito Aedes aegypti using next-generation sequencing
Margot Paris, Christelle Melodelima, Eric Coissac, Guillaume Tetreau, Stephane Reynaud, Jean-Philippe David and Laurence Despres
Journal of invertebrate pathology, 109 (2): 201-208, Orlando, FL: Elsevier, 2012.
Testing for "Snowballing" Hybrid Incompatibilities in Solanum: Impact of Ancestral Polymorphism and Divergence Estimates
Thomas Städler, Ana Marcela Florez-Rueda and Margot Paris
Molecular Biology and Evolution, 29 (1): 31-34, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Silene latifolia (Caryophyllaceae) sex chromosome evolution
Nicolas Blavet
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2012.
Unravelling genetics at the top: Mountain islands or isolated belts?
Alfredo Garcia-Fernandez, José Gabriel Segarra-Moragues, Alex Widmer, Adrian Escudero and José Maria Iriondo
Annals of Botany, 110 (6): 1221-1232, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Identification of white campion (Silene latifolia) guaiacol O-methyltransferase involved in the biosynthesis of veratrole, a key volatile for pollinator attraction
Alok K. Gupta, Tariq A. Akthar, Alex Widmer, Eran Pichersky and Florian P. Schiestl
BMC Plant Biology, 12: 158, London: BioMed Central, 2012.
A controversy re-visited: Is the coccinellid Adalia bipunctata adversely affected by Bt toxins?
Angelika Hilbeck, Joanna M. McMillan, Matthias Meier, Anna Humbel, Juanita Schläpfer-Miller and Miluse Trtikova
Environmental Sciences Europe, 24: 10, Heidelberg: Springer, 2012.
Underlying reasons of the controversy over adverse effects of Bt toxins on lady beetle and lacewing larvae
Angelika Hilbeck, Matthias Meier and Miluse Trtikova
Environmental Sciences Europe, 24 (9), Heidelberg: Springer, 2012.
Adaptation to harsh environmental conditions in Arabidopsis thaliana: An epigenetic perspective
Léonie Suter
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2012.


Taxonomic revision of Endoraecium digitatum (rust fungi, Uredinales) with description of four new species from Australia and Hawaii
Reinhard Berndt
Mycological progress, 10 (4): 497-517, Berlin: Springer, 2011.
Stress tolerance in closely related species and their first-generation hybrids: A case study of Silene
Adrien Favre and Sophie Karrenberg
Journal of ecology, 99 (6): 1415-1423, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
Genetic analysis of post-mating reproductive barriers in hybridizing European Populus species
D. Macaya-Sanz, Léonie Suter, J. Joseph, T. Barbará, N. Alba, S.C. González-Martínez, Alexander Widmer and C. Lexer
Heredity, 107 (5): 478-486, Avenel, NJ: Nature Publ. Group, 2011.
The role of inbreeding and outbreeding in herbivore resistance and tolerance in Vincetoxicum hirundinaria
Anne Muola, Pia Mutikainen, Liisa Laukkanen, Marianna Lilley and Roosa Leimu
Annals of botany, 108 (3): 547-555, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
Fitness effects of derived deleterious mutations in four closely related wild tomato species with spatial structure
A. Tellier, I. Fischer, C. Merino, H. Xia, L. Camus-Kulandaivelu, Thomas Städler and W. Stephan
Heredity, 107 (3): 189-199, Avenel, NJ: Nature Publ. Group, 2011.
Floral isolation is the main reproductive barrier among closely related sexually deceptive orchids
Shuqing Xu, Philipp M. Schlüter, Giovanni Scopece, Hendrik Breitkopf, Karin Gross, Salvatore Cozzolino and Florian P. Schiestl
Evolution, 65 (9): 2606-2620, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 11
Matthias Baltisberger
Taxon, 60 (4): 1220-1223, Vienna: IAPT, 2011.
Chromosome numbers in IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 11
Matthias Baltisberger and Alex Widmer
Taxon : international journal of plant taxonomy, phylogeny and evolution, 60 (4): 1220-1220, Vienna: IAPT, 2011.
Botanophila—Epichloë Interaction in a Wild Grass, Puccinellia distans, Lacks Dependence on the Fly Vector
Karolina Górzyńska, Marlena Lembicz, Ziemowit Olszanowski and Adrian Leuchtmann
Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 104 (4): 841-846, Columbus, OH: Entomological Society of America, 2011.
Molecular phylogenetics of Hypoxidaceae: Evidence from plastid DNA data and inferences on morphology and biogeography
Alexander Kocyan, Deirdre A. Snijman, Félix Forest, Dion S. Devey, John V. Freudenstein, Justyna Wiland-Szymanska, Mark W. Chase and Paula J. Rudall
Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, 60 (1): 122-136, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2011.
Estimating Parameters of Speciation Models Based on Refined Summaries of the Joint Site-Frequency Spectrum
Aurelien Tellier, Peter Pfaffelhuber, Bernhard Haubold, Lisha Naduvilezhath, Laura E. Rose, Thomas Städler, Wolfgang Stephan and Dirk Metzler
PLoS ONE, 6 (5): e18155, San Francisco, CA, USA: Public Library of Science, 2011.
Molecular systematics, character evolution, and pollen morphology of Cistus and Halimium (Cistaceae)
Laure Civeyrel, Julie Leclercq, Jean-Pierre Demoly, Yannick Agnan, Nicolas Quèbre, Céline Pélissier and Thierry Otto
Plant systematics and evolution, 295 (1-4): 23-54, Wien: Springer, 2011.
Stearoyl-acyl carrier protein desaturases are associated with floral isolation in sexually deceptive orchids
Philipp M. Schlueter, Shuqing Xu, Valeria Gagliardini, Edward Whittle, John Shanklin, Ueli Grossniklaus and Florian P. Schiestl
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108 (14): 5696-5701, Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences, 2011.
Searching for gene flow from cultivated to wild strawberries in Central Europe
Juerg Schulze, Peter Stoll, Alex Widmer and Andreas Erhardt
Annals of botany, 107 (4): 699-707, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
Introgression in peripheral populations and colonization shape the genetic structure of the coastal shrub Armeria pungens
R. Pineiro, A. Widmer, J. Fuertes Aguilar and G. Nieto Feliner
Heredity, 106 (2): 228-240, Avenel, NJ: Nature Publ. Group, 2011.
Do Botanophila flies provide reproductive isolation between two species of Epichloe fungi?: A field test
Thomas L. Bultman, Adrian Leuchtmann, T.J. Sullivan and Austin P. Dreyer
New phytologist, 190 (1): 206-212, Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
Adaptive genetic variation and gene flow potential in the alpine plant Arabis alpina
Dominique Bühler
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2011.
Identification, characterization and evolutionary patterns of floral fragrance genes in Gymnadenia and Silene species
Alok Gupta
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2011.
Geographical distribution and effects of choke disease caused by Epichloë typhina in populations of the grass Puccinellia distans in Poland
M. Lembicz, K. Górzyńska, P. Olejniczak and A. Leuchtmann
Sydowia, 63 (1): 35-48, Horn: Berger, 2011.
The taxonomic position of the genus Heydenia (Pyronemataceae, Pezizales) based on molecular and morphological data
Adrian Leuchtmann and Heinz Clémençon
Mycological progress, 11 (3): 699-710, Berlin: Springer, 2011.
Scents and Sensibilities: Reproductive isolation and pollinator mechanisms in two hybridizing Silene species
Paul A. Page
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2011.
Periglandula, a new fungal genus within the Clavicipitaceae and its association with Convolvulaceae
Ulrike Steiner, Sarah Leibner, Christopher Lewis Schardl, Adrian Leuchtmann and Eckhard Leistner
Mycologia, 103 (5): 1133-1145, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2011.
The ecological and genetic basis of floral isolation in a specialized pollination system
Shuqing Xu
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2011.


The Puccinia species of Berkheya (Asteraceae) with description of four new species from South Africa
Reinhard Berndt
Mycologia, 102 (6): 1437-1449, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2010.
Polymorphism of postmating reproductive isolation within plant species
Giovanni Scopece, Christian Lexer, Alex Widmer and Salvatore Cozzolino
Taxon, 59 (5): 1367-1374, Vienna: IAPT, 2010.
An efficient method to find potentially universal population genetic markers, applied to metazoans
Anne Chenuil, Thierry B. Hoareau, Emilie Egea, Gwilherm Penant, Caroline Rocher, Didier Aurelle, Kenza Mokhtar-Jamai, John D. D. Bishop, Emilie Boissin, Angie Diaz, Manuela Krakau, Pieternella C. Luttikhuizen, Francesco P. Patti, Nicolas Blavet and Sylvain Mousset
BMC evolutionary biology, 10 (276), BioMed Central, 2010.
Hypoxidia rhizophylla
Matthias Baltisberger and Alexander Kocyan
Taxon, 59 (4): 1298-1298, Vienna: IAPT, 2010.
Evolution of self-compatibility in Arabidopsis by a mutation in the male specificity gene
Takashi Tsuchimatsu, Keita Suwabe, Rie Shimizu-Inatsugi, Sachiyo Isokawa, Pavlos Pavlidis, Thomas Städler, Go Suzuki, Seiji Takayama, Masao Watanabe and Kentaro K. Shimizu
Nature, 464 (7293): 1342-1346, London: Nature Publ. Group, 2010.
Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 October 2009–30 November 2009
Junghwa An, Arnaud Bechet, Åsa Berggren, Sarah K. Brown, Michael W. Bruford, Qingui Cai, Anna Cassel-Lundhagen, Frank Cezilly, Song-Lin Chen, Wei Cheng, Sung-Kyoung Choi, X. Y. Ding, Yong Fan, Kevin A. Feldheim, Z. Y. Feng, Vicki L. Friesen, Maria Gaillard, Juan A. Galaraza, Leonardo Gallo, K. N. Ganeshaiah, Julia Geraci, John G. Gibbons, William S. Grant, Zac Grauvogel, S. Gustafsson, Jeffrey R. Guyon, L. Han, Daniel D. Heath, S. Hemmilä, J. Derek Hogan, B. W. Hou, Jernej Jakse, Branka Javornik, Peter Kanuch, Kyung-Kil Kim, Kyung-Seok Kim, Sang-Gyu Kim, Sang-In Kim, Woo-Jin Kim, Yi-Kyung Kim, Maren A. Klich, Brian R. Kreiser, Ye-Seul Kwan, Athena W. Lam, Kelly Lasater, M. Lascoux, Hang Lee, Yun-Sun Lee, D. L. Li, Shao-Jing Li, W. Y. Li, Xiaolin Liao, Zlatko Liber, Lin Lin, Shaoying Liu, Xin-Hui Luo, Y. H. Ma, Yajun Ma, Paula Marchelli, Mi-Sook Min, Maria Domenica Moccia, Kumara P. Mohana, Marcelle Moore, James A. Morris-Pocock, Han-Chan Park, Monika Pfunder, Ivan Radosavljević, G. Ravikanth, George K. Roderick, Antonis Rokas, Benjamin N. Sacks, Christopher A. Saski, Zlatko Satovic, Sean D. Schoville, Federico Sebastiani, Zhen-Xia Sha, Eun-Ha Shin, Carolina Soliani, N. Sreejayan, Zhengxin Sun, Yong Tao, Scott A. Taylor, William D. Templin, R. Uma Shaanker, R. Vasudeva, Giovanni G. Vendramin, Ryan P. Walter, Gui-Zhong Wang, Ke-Jian Wang, Y. Q. Wang, Rémi A. Wattier, Fuwen Wei, Alex Widmer, Stefan Woltmann, Yong-Jin Won, Jing Wu, M. L. Xie, Genbo Xu, Xiao-Jun Xu, Hai-Hui Ye, Xiangjiang Zhan, F. Zhang and J. Zhong
Molecular ecology resources, 10 (2): 404-408, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Rust fungi on Annonaceae: The genus Sphaerophragmium
Ludwig Beenken and Reinhard Berndt
Mycologia, 102 (3): 650-663, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2010.
The rust fungi of Luzuriaga (Luzuriagaceae) with description of a new species, Puccinia luzuriagae-polyphyllae
Reinhard Berndt
Mycological progress, 9 (1): 125-130, Berlin: Springer, 2010.
Uromycladium naracoortensis, a new species of rust fungi (Uredinales) from Australia, with new observations on described Uromycladium species
Reinhard Berndt
Polish botanical journal, 55 (2): 299-308, Kraków: W. Szafer Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences, 2010.
Structure and evolution of Apetala3, a sex-linked gene in Silene latifolia
Radim Cegan, Gabriel A.B. Marais, Hana Kubekova, Nicolas Blavet, Alex Widmer, Boris Vyskot, Jaroslav Dolezel, Jan Safar and Roman Hobza
BMC plant biology, 10: 180, Unknown: BioMed Central, 2010.
Mechanisms of habitat adaptation in Silene dioica and S. latifolia (Caryophyllaceae)
Adrien Favre
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2010.
ITS rDNA phylogeny of Iranian strains of Cytospora and associated teleomorphs
Khalil-Berdi Fotouhifar, Ghorban-Ali Hedjaroude and Adrian Leuchtmann
Mycologia, 102 (6): 1369-1382, Lawrence, KS: Mycological Society of America, 2010.
An unusual Botanophila-Epichloe association in a population of orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata) in Poland
Karolina Gorzynska, Marlena Lembicz, Ziemowit Olszanowski and Adrian Leuchtmann
Journal of natural history, 44 (45-46): 2817-2824, Abingdon: Taylor & Francis, 2010.
Apostasioideae: The Least Known Orchid Subfamily
Alexander Kocyan
Malesian orchid journal, 5: 125-138, Kota Kinabalu: Natural History Publications, 2010.
Choke disease, caused by Epichloë bromicola, in the grass Agropyron repens in Poland
M. Lembicz, K. Górzyńska and A. Leuchtmann
Plant disease, 94 (11): 1372-1372, St. Paul, MN: American Phytopathological Society, 2010.


Components of reproductive isolation between two closely related Silene species (Caryophyllaceae)
Joelle Rahmé
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2009.
Contrasting thoughts about deceptive orchids: A response to Sobel and Randle
Giovanni Scopece, Aldo Musacchio, Alex Widmer and Salvatore Cozzolino
Evolution, 63 (8): 2205-2209, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
The impact of sampling schemes on the site frequency spectrum in nonequilibrium subdivided populations
Thomas Städler, Bernhard Haubold, Carlos Merino, Wolfgang Stephan and Peter Pfaffelhuber
Genetics, 182 (1): 205-216, Bethesda, Maryland: Genetics Society of America, 2009.


New graminicolous rust fungi from Pakistan
N.S. Afshan, R. Berndt, A.N. Khalid and A.R. Niazi
Mycotaxon, 104: 123-130, Ithaca, NY: Mycotaxon, 2008.
Flora, Vegetation und Böden der Alpen: Exkursionen in der Region Davos
M. Baltisberger, R. Kretzschmar, K. Osterwalder and M. Valencak
Zürich: ETH Zürich, Institut für Integrative Biologie, 2008.
Erstnachweis von Geoglossum arenarium am Großen Arber im Bayerischen Wald
Ludwig Beenken and Karsten Horn
Zeitschrift für Mykologie, 74 (1): 119-126, München: DGfM, 2008.
Chaconia hennenii, a new holomorph species for Uredo maclurae and Uredo celtidis (Uredinales)
Reinhard Berndt
Mycoscience : publ. bimonthly by the Mycological Society of Japan, 49 (5): 321-325, Tokyo: Springer, 2008.
The rust fungi (Uredinales) on ferns in South Africa
Reinhard Berndt
Mycological progress, 7 (1): 7-19, Berlin: Springer, 2008.
The rust mycobiota of southern Africa: Species richness, composition, and affinities
Reinhard Berndt
Mycological research : an international journal of fungal biology, 112 (4): 463-471, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.
New species of Phakopsora (Basidiomycota, Uredinales) from Cameroon, South Africa and Brazil
R. Berndt, F. Freire, M. Piatek and A. R. Wood
Sydowia, 60 (1): 15-24, Horn: Berger, 2008.
Survey of repetitive sequences in Silene latifolia with respect to their distribution on sex chromosomes
Tomas Cermak, Zdenek Kubat, Roman Hobza, Andrea Koblizkova, Alex Widmer, Jiri Macas, Boris Vyskot and Eduard Kejnovsky
Chromosome research, 16 (7): 961-976, Dordrecht: Springer, 2008.
Efficient molecular sexing in dioecious Silene latifolia and S. dioica and paternity analysis in F1 hybrids
R. Hobza and A. Widmer
Molecular ecology resources, 8 (6): 1274-1276, Oxford: Blackwell, 2008.
A dynamic reciprocal RBR-PRC2 regulatory circuit controls arabidopsis gametophyte development
Amal J. Johnston, Elena Matveeva, Olga Kirioukhova, Ueli Grossniklaus and Wilhelm Gruissem
Current biology, 18 (21): 1680-1686, Cambridge, Mass.: Cell Press, 2008.
Biology and evolution of the European mistletoe (Viscum album)
Doris Kahle-Zuber
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2008.
Genetic and ecological differentiation in the hybridizing campions Silene dioica and S. latifolia
Sophie Karrenberg and Adrien Favre
Evolution, 62 (4): 763-773, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Ecologically relevant genetic variation from a non-Arabidopsis perspective
Sophie Karrenberg and Alex Widmer
Current opinion in plant biology, 11 (2): 156-162, London: Elsevier, 2008.
Molecular phylogeny of Aerides (Orchidaceae) based on one nuclear and two plastid markers: a step forward in understanding the evolution of the Aeridinae
Alexander Kocyan, Ed F. de Vogel, Elena Conti and Barbara Gravendeel
Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, 48 (2): 422-443, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2008.
The genic view of plant speciation: Recent progress and emerging questions
Christian Lexer and Alex Widmer
Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological sciences, 363 (1506): 3023-3036, London: The Royal Society, 2008.
Evidence for Degeneration of the Y Chromosome in the Dioecious Plant Silene latifolia
Gabriel A.B. Marais, Michael Nicolas, Roberta Bergero, Pierre Chambrier, Eduard Kejnovsky, Françoise Moneger, Roman Hobza, Alex Widmer and Deborah Charlesworth
Current Biology, 18 (7): 545-549, Cambridge, Mass.: Cell Press, 2008.
A population genomic analysis of species boundaries: neutral processes, adaptive divergence and introgression between two hybridizing plant species
A. M. Minder and A. Widmer
Molecular ecology, 17 (6): 1552-1563, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Independent origin of sex chromosomes in two species of the genus Silene
Martina Mrackova, Michael Nicolas, Roman Hobza, Ioan Negrutiu, Françoise Moneger, Alexander Widmer, Boris Vyskot and Bohuslav Janousek
Genetics, 179 (2): 1129-1133, Bethesda, Maryland: Genetics Society of America, 2008.
Modification of competition between two grass species by a hemiparasitic plant and simulated grazing
M. Niemelä, A. Markkola and P. Mutikainen
Basic and Applied Ecology, 9 (2): 117-125, Jena: Elsevier, 2008.
Phylogeny and biogeography of bees of the tribe Osmiini (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae)
Christophe J. Praz, Andreas Müller, Bryan N. Danforth, Terry L. Griswold, Alex Widmer and Silvia Dorn
Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, 49 (1): 185-197, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2008.
Cophylogeny of the anther smut fungi and their caryophyllaceous hosts: Prevalence of host shifts and importance of delimiting parasite species for inferring cospeciation
Guislaine Refrégier, Mickaël le Gac, Florian Jabbour, Alex Widmer, Jacqui A. Shykoff, Roxana Yockteng, Michael E. Hood and Tatiana Giraud
BMC evolutionary biology, 8: 100-100, London: BioMed Central, 2008.
Hybridization, introgression and the genetic architecture of species differences in a Silene (Caryophallyaceae) species pair
Carmen Rothenbühler
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2008.
Phylogeography of native ploidy levels and invasive tetraploids of Solidago gigantea
Daniel R. Schlaepfer, Peter J. Edwards, Alex Widmer and Regula Billeter
Molecular ecology, 17 (24): 5245-5256, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Evolution of Postzygotic Reproductive Isolation in a Guild of Deceptive Orchids
Giovanni Scopece, Alex Widmer and Salvatore Cozzolino
The American naturalist, 171 (3): 315-326, Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Patterns of host-plant choice in bees of the genus Chelostoma: The constraint hypothesis of host-range evolution in bees
Claudio Sedivy, Christophe J. Praz, Andreas Müller, Alex Widmer and Silvia Dorn
Evolution, 62 (10): 2487-2507, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Ecological role of volatiles produced by Epichloë: Differences in antifungal toxicity
Fabrizio Steinebrunner, Florian P. Schiestl and Adrian Leuchtmann
FEMS microbiology ecology, 64 (2): 307-316, London: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Variation of insect attracting odor in endophytic Epichloë fungi: Phylogenetic constrains versus host influence
Fabrizio Steinebrunner, Florian P. Schiestl and Adrian Leuchtmann
Journal of Chemical Ecology, 34 (6): 772-782, Berlin: Springer, 2008.
Role of odour compounds in the attraction of gamete vectors in endophytic Epichloë fungi
Fabrizio Steinebrunner, Robert Twele, Wwittko Francke, Adrian Leuchtmann and Florian P. Schiestl
New phytologist, 178 (2): 401-411, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Population genetics of speciation in two closely related wild tomatoes (Solanum section Lycopersicon)
Thomas Städler, Uraiwan Arunyawat and Wolfgang Stephan
Genetics, 178 (1): 339-350, Bethesda, Maryland: Genetics Society of America, 2008.
Variation in horizontal and vertical transmission of the endophyte Epichloë elymi infecting the grass Elymus hystrix
Tammy Tintjer, Adrian Leuchtmann and Keith Clay
New phytologist, 179 (1): 236-246, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Floral odour and reproductive isolation in two species of Silene
M. O. Wälti, J. K. Mühlemann, A. Widmer and F. P. Schiestl
Journal of evolutionary biology, 21 (1): 111-121, Oxford: Blackwell, 2008.
Effects of choke disease in the grass Brachypodium phoenicoides
Iñigo Zabalgogeazcoa, G. García Ciudad, A. Leuchtmann, B.R. Vázques de Aldana and B. García Criado
Plant pathology, 57 (3): 467-472, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.


Genetic structure of hybrid zones between Silene latifolia and Silene dioica (Caryophyllaceae): Evidence for introgressive hybridization
A. M. Minder, C. Rothenbühler and A. Widmer
Molecular ecology, 16 (12): 2504-2516, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2007.
Genetic structure and phylogeography of alpine relict populations of Ranunculus pygmaeus and Saxifraga cernua
Martin R. Bauert, Martin Kälin, Peter J. Edwards and Matthias Baltisberger
Botanica Helvetica, 117 (2): 181-196, Basel: Birkhäuser, 2007.
A global survey of Puccinia-rust on Cucurbitaceae
Reinhard Berndt
Mycological progress : international journal of fungal sciences, 6 (3): 151-178, Berlin: Springer, 2007.
New species and reports of rust fungi (Basidiomycota, Uredinales) of South America
Reinhard Berndt, Anja Rössel and Francisco Freire
Mycological progress, 6 (1): 27-34, Berlin: Springer, 2007.
Genetic variation in time and space: The use of herbarium specimens to reconstruct patterns of genetic variation in the endangered orchid Anacamptis palustris
Salvatore Cozzolino, Donata Cafasso, Giuseppe Pellegrino, Aldo Musacchio and Alex Widmer
Conservation genetics, 8 (3): 629-639, Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands, 2007.
Taxon-specific PCR primers to detect two inconspicuous arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi from temperate agricultural grassland
Hannes Gamper and Adrian Leuchtmann
Mycorrhiza, 17 (2): 145-152, Berlin: Springer, 2007.
The role of chromosomal rearrangements in the evolution of Silene latifolia sex chromosomes
Roman Hobza, Eduard Kejnovsky, Boris Vyskot and Alex Widmer
MGG : Molecular genetics and genomics, 278 (6): 633-638, Berlin: Springer, 2007.
Reconstructing the history of selection during homoploid hybrid speciation
Sophie Karrenberg, Christian Lexer and Loren H. Rieseberg
The American naturalist, 169 (6): 725-737, Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2007.
Botanophila flies on Epichloë host species in Europe and north America: No evidence for co-evolution
A. Leuchtmann
Entomologia experimentalis et applicata, 123 (1): 13-23, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2007.
How porous are plant genomes: Introgressive hybridization in a Silene (Caryophyllaceae) species pair
Aria Maya Minder
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2007.
The strength of reproductive isolation in two hybridizing food-deceptive orchid species
Maria Domenica Moccia, Alex Widmer and Salvatore Cozzolino
Molecular ecology, 16 (14): 2855-2866, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2007.
New observations of rust fungi (Uredinales) from northern Namibia
Anja Ritschel, Reinhard Berndt and Franz Oberwinkler
Mycological progress : international journal of fungal sciences, 6 (3): 137-150, Berlin: Springer, 2007.
A totivirus infecting the mutualistic fungal endophyte Epichloë festucae
María Romo, Adrian Leuchtmann, Balbino García and Iñigo Zabalgogeazcoa
Virus research : an international journal of molecular and cellular virology, 124 (1-2): 38-43, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2007.
Floral scent in food-deceptive orchids: Species specificity and sources of variability
C. C. Salzmann, S. Cozzolino and F. P. Schiestl
Plant biology : joint international journal, 9 (6): 720-729, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2007.
Odour and colour polymorphism in the food-deceptive orchid Dactylorhiza romana
C. C. Salzmann and F. P. Schiestl
Plant systematics and evolution, 267 (1-4): 37-45, Wien: Springer, 2007.
Variability in floral scent in rewarding and deceptive orchids: The signature of pollinator-imposed selection?
Charlotte C. Salzmann, Antonio M. Nardella, Salvatore Cozzolino and Florian P. Schiestl
Annals of botany, 100 (4): 757-765, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.
Patterns of reproductive isolation in Mediterranean deceptive orchids
Giovanni Scopece, Aldo Musacchio, Alex Widmer and Salvatore Cozzolino
Evolution, 61 (11): 2623-2642, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2007.
Floral odour variation and pollinator attraction in a silene (caryophyllaceae) species pair
Marc Olivier Wälti
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2007.


New species, reports, observations and taxonomical changes of southern African rust fungi (Uredinales)
Reinhard Berndt and Elisabeth Uhlmann
Mycological progress, 5 (3): 154-177, Berlin: Springer, 2006.
Evolution of 'pollinator': Attracting signals in fungi
Florian P. Schiestl, Fabrizio Steinebrunner, Claudia Schulz, Stephan von Reuss, Wittko Francke, Christophe Weymuth and Adrian Leuchtmann
Biology letters, 2 (3): 401-404, London: The Royal Society, 2006.
Postpollination changes in floral odor in Silene latifolia: Adaptive mechanisms for seed-predator avoidance?
Joëlle K. Muhlemann, Marc O. Waelti, Alex Widmer and Florian P. Schiestl
Journal of chemical ecology, 32 (8): 1855-1860, Berlin: Springer, 2006.
Genetic architecture of traits associated with serpentine adaptation of Silene vulgaris
M. Bratteler, C. Lexer and A. Widmer
Journal of evolutionary biology, 19 (4): 1149-1156, Oxford: Blackwell, 2006.
A genetic linkage map of Silene vulgaris based on AFLP markers
Martin Bratteler, Christian Lexer and Alex Widmer
Genome, 49 (4): 320-327, Ottawa: National Research Council of Canada, 2006.
Hybridization and conservation of Mediterranean orchids: Should we protect the orchid hybrids or the orchid hybrid zones?
S. Cozzolino, A.M. Nardella, S. Impagliazzo, A. Widmer and C. Lexer
Biological conservation, 129 (1): 14-23, Oxford: Elsevier, 2006.
Response to Otero and Flanagan: Orchid diversity - beyond deception
Salvatore Cozzolino and Alex Widmer
Trends in ecology & evolution, 21 (2): 65-66, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.
Genetic variation in native and invasive populations of Erigeron annuus as assessed by RAPD markers
P.J. Edwards, D. Frey, H. Bailer and M. Baltisberger
International journal of plant sciences, 167 (1): 93-101, Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Cytological investigations on Bulgarian phanerogams
Matthias Baltisberger
Willdenowia, 36: 205-216, Berlin-Dahlem: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum, 2006.
Chromosome numbers counted by the late Gilbert Bocquet
Matthias Baltisberger, David Aeschimann, André Charpin and Daniel Jeanmonod
Candollea, 61 (1): 61-70, Genève: Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques, 2006.
Chromosome numbers of plant species from the Canary Islands
Matthias Baltisberger and Alex Widmer
Botanica Helvetica, 116 (1): 9-30, Basel: Birkhäuser, 2006.
Vaterschaftstest beim Engadiner Felsenblümchen
Matthias Baltisberger and Alex Widmer
Hotspot, (13): 11-11, Bern: Forum Biodiversität Schweiz, 2006.
Vaterschaftstest beim Engadiner Felsenblümchen
Matthias Baltisberger and Alex Widmer
Der Gartenbau, 34: 2-3, Solothurn: Gartenbau Verlag, 2006.
QTL Analysis of Intraspecific Differences between Two Silene vulgaris Ecotypes
Martin Bratteler, Matthias Baltisberger and Alex Widmer
Annals of botany, 98 (2): 411-419, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.
Response to salinity in the homoploid hybrid species Helianthus paradoxus and its progenitors H. annuus and H. petiolaris
Sophie Karrenberg, Cécile Edelist, Christian Lexer and Loren Rieseberg
New phytologist, 170 (3): 615-629, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2006.
Virtuelle Exkursionen
K. Osterwalder, A. Klingenböck, M. Baltisberger and R. Kretzschmar
Zürich: vdf Hochschulverlag an der ETH, 2006.
Floral Scent Emission and Pollination Syndromes: Evolutionary Changes from Food to Sexual Deception
Charlotte C. Salzmann, Andrew Brown and Florian P. Schiestl
International journal of plant sciences, 167 (6): 1197-1204, Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Ehrliche und täuschende Signale: Bestäuberanlockung und Blütenevolution bei Pflanzen
Florian P. Schiestl
Vierteljahresschrift der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft Zürich, 151 (3): 51-58, Alpnach Dorf: Koprint AG, 2006.


Nondestructive estimates of leaf area in white clover using predictive formulae: The contribution of genotype identity to trifoliate leaf area
Hannes Gamper
Crop science, 45 (6): 2552-2556, Madison, WI: Crop Science Society of America, 2005.
A nomenclatural revision of the genus Alnicola (Cortinariaceae)
P.-A. Moreau
Fungal diversity, 20: 121-155, Hong Kong: Fungal Diversity Press, 2005.
Orchid diversity: An evolutionary consequence of deception?
Salvatore Cozzolino and Alex Widmer
Trends in ecology & evolution, 20 (9): 487-494, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2005.
Mycorrhizas improve nitrogen nutrition of Trifolium repens after 8 yr of selection under elevated atmospheric CO2 partial pressure
Hannes Gamper, Ueli A. Hartwig and Adrian Leuchtmann
New phytologist, 167 (2): 531-542, Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2005.
Cuticular Hydrocarbons as Sex Pheromone of the Bee Colletes cunicularius and the Key to its Mimicry by the Sexually Deceptive Orchid, Ophrys exaltata
Jim Mant, Christoph Brändli, Nicolas J. Vereecken, Claudia M. Schulz, Wittko Francke and Florian P. Schiestl
Journal of chemical ecology, 31 (8): 1765-1787, Berlin: Springer, 2005.
Two orchids attract different pollinators with the same floral odour compound: Ecological and evolutionary implications
F.P. Schiestl and R. Peakall
Functional ecology, 19 (4): 674-680, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2005.
Does selection on floral odor promote differentiation among populations and species of the sexually deceptive orchid genus Ophrys?
Jim Mant, Rod Peakall and Florian P. Schiestl
Evolution, 59 (7): 1449-1463, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2005.
On the success of a swindle: Pollination by deception in orchids
Florian P. Schiestl
Naturwissenschaften, 92 (6): 255-264, Berlin: Springer, 2005.
Evidence for pollinator sharing in Mediterranean nectar-mimic orchids: Absence of premating barriers?
Salvatore Cozzolino, Florian P. Schiestl, Andreas Müller, Olga De Castro, Antonio Marco Nardella and Alex Widmer
Proceedings of the Royal Society. B, 272 (1569): 1271-1278, London: The Royal Society, 2005.
Floral odor variation in two heterostylous species of Primula
Anne C. Gaskett, Elena Conti and Florian P. Schiestl
Journal of chemical ecology, 31 (5): 1223-1228, Berlin: Springer, 2005.
Floral scent emission and pollinator attraction in two species of Gymnadenia (Orchidaceae)
Franz K. Huber, Roman Kaiser, Willi Sauter and Florian P. Schiestl
Oecologia, 142 (4): 564-575, Heidelberg: Springer, 2005.
Saprobic microfungi under Lolium perenne and Trifolium repens at different fertilization intensities and elevated atmospheric CO2 concentration
Veronika Řezáčová, Herbert Blum, Hana Hršelová, Hannes Gamper and Milan Gryndler
Global change biology, 11 (2): 224-230, Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2005.
Chloroplast DNA inheritance in the orchid Anacamptis palustris using single-seed polymerase chain reaction
Donata Cafasso, A. Widmer and S. Cozzolino
Journal of heredity, 96 (1): 66-70, Cary, NC: Oxford University Press, 2005.
Reproductive versus floral isolation among morphologically similar Serapias L. species (Orchidaceae)
G. Pellegrino, A. Musacchio, M.E. Noce, A.M. Palermo and Alexander Widmer
Journal of heredity, 96 (1): 15-23, Cary, NC: Oxford University Press, 2005.
Genetic architecture of traits associated with serpentine adaptation of Silene vulgaris (Caryophyllaceae)
Martin G. Bratteler
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH, 2005.


Fine-scale phylogeographic analysis of Mediterranean Anacamptis palustris (Orchidaceae) populations based on chloroplast minisatellite and microsatellite variation
S. Cozzolio, D. Cafasso, G. Pellegrino, A. Musacchio and A. Widmer
Molecular ecology, 12 (10): 2783-2792, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2004.
Out of Africa: molecular phylogenetics and biogeography of Wolffiella (Lemnaceae)
Kimball Rebecca T., Crawford Daniel J., Les Donald H. and Landolt Elias
Biological journal of the Linnean Society, 79 (4): 565-576, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2004.
Recent Advances in Understanding Plant Invasions
Dietz Hansjörg and Steinlein Thomas
Progress in Botany, 65: 539-573, Berlin: Springer, 2004.


Contrasting effects of nitrogen, phosphorus and water regime on first- and second-year growth of 16 wetland plant species
S. Güsewell, U. Bollens, P. Ryser and F. Klötzli
Functional ecology, 17 (6): 754-765, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2003.
Habitat change in braided flood plains (Tagliamento, NE-Italy)
Dimitry Van Der Nat, Klement Tockner, Peter J. Edwards, J.V. Ward and Angela M. Gurnell
Freshwater biology, 48 (10): 1799-1812, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2003.
Out of Africa: Molecular phylogenetics and biogeography of Wolffiella (Lemnaceae)
Rebecca T. Kimball, Daniel J. Crawford, Donald H. Les and Elias Landolt
Biological journal of the Linnean Society, 79 (4): 565-576, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2003.
Einfluss von Boden und Bewirtschaftung auf die Artenvielfalt der Vegetation auf Alpweiden im Glarnerland
Priska Müller, Sabine Güsewell and Peter J. Edwards
Botanica Helvetica, 113 (1): 15-36, Heidelberg: Springer, 2003.
Pollinator attraction in a sexually deceptive orchid by means of unconventional chemicals
M. Ayasse, F. Schiestl, H.F. Paulus, F. Ibarra and W. Francke
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Containing Papers of a Biological Character, 270 (2003): 517-522, London: Royal Society, 2003.
Impact of mowing regime on species richness and biomass of a limestone hay meadow in Ireland
B. Beltman, T. van den Broek, W. Martin, M. ten Cate and S. Gsewell
Bulletin of the Geobotanical Institute ETH, 69: 17-30, Zürich: Geobotanisches Institut, ETH Zürich, 2003.
Virtual gallery of the vegetation and flora of the Seychelles
K. Fleischmann, P. Edwards, P. Héritier, C. Meuwly and C. Küffer
Bulletin of the Geobotanical Institute ETH, 69 (2003): 57-64, Zürich: Geobotanisches Institut, ETH Zürich, Stiftung Rübel, 2003.
Habitat use by Scottish Highland cattle in a lakeshore wetland
Antoine Gander, Alke Rockmann, Catherine Strehler and Sabine Güsewell
Bulletin of the Geobotanical Institute ETH, 69: 3-16, Zürich: Geobotanisches Institut ETH Zürich, Stiftung Rübel, 2003.
Interaktionen zwischen der Feldmaus, Microtus arvalis, und 114 Planzenarten von Halbtrockenwiesen in der Nordschweiz
A. Gigon and A. Leutert
Bericht der Reinhold Tüxen Gesellschaft, 15: 49-57, Hannover: Reinhold Tüxen Gesellschaft, 2003.
Veränderungen der Artenzahl der Vegetation in Schweizer Streuwiesen 1995-2001: Zusammenhang mit Verschilfung und Mahd
Sabine Güsewell
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