Marta Tischer

Research interests

Host-shift patterns of Wolbachia strains

Fungi and bacteria interactions with arthropods

Short CV

2014‐2016 MSc, thesis: “The fossil fungi on insect and plant remnants in Baltic amber”, Department of Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Poland

2010‐2013 BSc, thesis: “Saproxylic Tenebrionoidae (Coleoptera) of old oak tree hollows of the Las Natoliński nature reserve”, Department of Animal Ecology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Poland


  • Jordal, B., Tischer, M. (2020). Genetic and taxonomic assessment of the widespread
    Afrotropical ambrosia beetle Xyleborus principalis (Coleoptera, Scolytinae). International
    Journal of Tropical Insect Science, 1-9.

  • Tischer, M., Gorczak, M., Bojarski, B., Pawłowska, J., Hoffeins, C., Hoffeins, H. W., &
    Wrzosek, M. (2019). New fossils of ascomycetous anamorphic fungi from Baltic amber.
    Fungal Biology, 123(11): 804-810.

  • Gorczak M., Tischer M., Pawłowska J., Wrzosek M. (2016). First record of Hesperomyces
    virescens (Laboulbeniales, Ascomycota) on Harmonia axyridis (Coccinellidae, Coleoptera) in
    Poland, Acta Mycologica, 51(1): 1071.

  • Wrzosek M., Dubiel G., Gorczak M., Pawłowska J., Tischer M., Bałazy S. (2015). New
    insights on the phylogeny and biology of the fungal ant pathogen Aegeritella, Journal of
    Invertebrate Pathology, 133: 1-7.

  • Haelewaters D., Gorczak M., Pfliegler P. W., Tartally A., Tischer M., Wrzosek M., Pfister D.
    (2015). Bringing Laboulbeniales into the 21st century: enhanced techniques for extraction
    and PCR amplification of DNA from minute ectoparasitic fungi, IMA Fungus, 6(2): 363-372.