2021

Förster A, Culmsee H, Leuschner C (2021) Thinned northern German Scots pine forests have a low carbon storage and uptake potential in comparison to naturally developing beech forests. FOREST ECOL MANAG 479: 118575, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2020.118575.


2020

Agustina M, Cecilia B, Julieta C, Oriana O, Francisco C, Alvaro D, Nikolay A, Zhofre A, Michele A, Selene B, Marco CL, Leslie C, Luis C, Sergio C, Hugo C, William F, Kenneth F, Alfredo F, Luis G, Ricardo G, Juergen H, Oswaldo J, Luis L, María L, Manuel M, Yadvinder M, Lucio M, Manuel P, Esteban P, Sebastián T, Miles S, Kenneth Y (2020) Elevation and latitude drives structure and tree species composition in Andean forests: Results from a large-scale plot network. PLOS ONE 15 (4): e0231553, doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0231553

Ahrens B, Guggenberger G, Rethemeyer J, John S, Marschner B, Heinze S, Angst G, Mueller CW, Kögel-Knabner I, Leuschner C, Hertel D, Bachmann J, Reichstein M, Schrumpf M (2020)  Combination of energy limitation and sorption capacity explains 14C depth gradients. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 148: 107912

Döring J, Kleinknecht U, Meyer S (2020) Ackerwildkrautschutz in Sachsen - Untersuchungen machen dringenden Handlungsbedarf deutlich. Naturschutzarbeit in Sachsen 61: 14-25

Dueñas JF, Camenzind T, Roy J, Hempel S, Homeier J, Suárez JP, Rillig MC (2020) Moderate phosphorus additions consistently affect community composition of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in tropical montane forests in southern Ecuador. NEW PHYTOL 227 (5): 1505-1518, doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/nph.16641

Feldmann E, Glatthorn J, Ammer C, Leuschner C (2020) Regeneration dynamics following the formation of understory gaps in a Slovakian beech virgin forest. FORESTS 11: 585, doi: 10.3390/f11050585

Frank D, Brade P, Elias D, Glowka B, Hoch A, John H, Keding A, Klotz S, Korschefsky A, Krumbiegel A, Meyer S, Meysel F, Schütze P, Stolle J, Warthemann G, Wegener U (2020) Rote Liste der Farn- und Blütenpflanzen (Pteridophyta et Spermatophyta) für Sachsen-Anhalt. Berichte des Landesamts für Umweltschutz Sachsen-Anhalt 1: 151-186

Fuchs S, Hertel D, Schuldt B, Leuschner C (2020) Effects of Summer Drought on the Fine Root System of Five Broadleaf Tree Species along a Precipitation Gradient. FORESTS 11: 289, doi: https://doi.org/10.3390/f11030289

Graefe S, Rodrigo R, Cueva E, Butz P, Werner F, Homeier J (2020) Impact of disturbance on forest structure and tree species composition in a tropical dry forest of South Ecuador. Ecotropica 22: 202002, doi: 10.30427/ecotrop202002

Grass I, Kubitza C, Krishna VV, Corre MD, Mußhoff O, Pütz P, Drescher J, Rembold K, Ariyanti ES, Barnes AD, Brinkmann N, Brose U, Brümmer B, Buchori D, Daniel R, Darras KFA, Faust H, Fehrmann L, Hein J, Hennings N, Hidayat P, Hölscher D, Jochum M, Knohl A, Kotowska MM, Krashevska V, Kreft H, Leuschner C, Lobite NJS, Panjaitan R, Polle A, Potapov AM, Purnama E, Qaim M, Röll A, Scheu S, Schneider D, Tjoa A, Tscharntke T, Veldkamp E, Wollni M (2020) Trade-offs between multifunctionality and profit in tropical smallholder landscapes. NAT COMMUN 11(1): 1186, doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-15013-5

Hohnwald S, Indreica A, Walentowski H, Leuschner C (2020) Microclimatic Tipping Points at the Beech–Oak Ecotone in the Western Romanian Carpathians. FORESTS 11: 919

Ibe K, Walmsley D, Fichtner A, Coners H, Leuschner C, Härdtle W (2020) Provenance- and life-history stage-specific responses of the dwarf shrub Calluna vulgaris to elevated vapour pressure deficit. PLANT ECOL 82: 1, doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11258-020-01076-3

Knoke T, Paul C, Rammig A, Hildebrandt P, Härtl F, Peters T, Richter M, Diertl KH, Calvas B, Castro LM, Ochoa S, Valle-Carrión LA, Hamer U, Tischer A, Potthast K, Windhorst D, Homeier J, Wilcke W, Velescu A, Gerique A, Pohle P, Adams J, Breuer L, Mosandl R, Beck E, Weber M, Silva B, Stimm B, Verburg P, Bendix J (2020) Accounting for multiple ecosystem services in a simulation of land-use decisions: Does it reduce tropical deforestation? GLOBAL CHANGE BIOL 26 (4): 2403-2420, doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.15003

Kotowska MM, Thom R, Zhang Y, Schenk HJ, Jansen S (2020) Within-tree variability and sample storage effects of bordered pit membranes in xylem of Acer pseudoplatanus. TREES-STRUCT FUNCT 34: 61-71

Küzmič F, Šilc U, Lososová Z, Mucina L, Chytrý M, Knollová I, Hennekens SM, Berg C, Bergmeier E, Biurrun I, Fanfarillo E, Font X, Iakushenko D, Kovačević Z, Meyer S, Nagy K, Pinke G, Poranen E, Tereshenko S (2020) European Weed Vegetation Database – a gap-focused vegetation-plot database. PHYTOCOENOLOGIA 50 (1): 93-100

Lembrechts JJ, Aalto J, Ashcroft MB, De Frenne P, Kopecký M, Lenoir J, Luoto M, Maclean IMD, Roupsard O, Fuentes-Lillo E, García RA, Pellissier L, Pitteloud C, Alatalo JM, Smith SW, Björk RG, Muffler L, Ratier Backes A, Cesarz S, Gottschall F, Okello J, Urban J, Plichta R, Svátek M, Phartyal SS, Wipf S, Eisenhauer N, Pușcaș M, Turtureanu PD, Varlagin A, Dimarco RD, Jump AS, Randall K, Dorrepaal E, Larson K, Walz J, Vitale L, Svoboda M, Finger Higgens R, Halbritter AH, Curasi SR, Klupar I, Koontz A, Pearse WD, Simpson E, Stemkovski M, Jessen Graae B, Vedel Sørensen M, Høye TT, Fernández Calzado MR, Lorite J, Carbognani M, Tomaselli M, Forte TGW, Petraglia A, Haesen S, Somers B, Van Meerbeek K, Björkman MP, Hylander K, Merinero S, Gharun M, Buchmann N, Dolezal J, Matula R, Thomas AD, Bailey JJ, Ghosn D, Kazakis G, de Pablo MA, Kemppinen J, Niittynen P, Rew L, Seipel T, Larson C, Speed JDM, Ardö J, Cannone N, Guglielmin M, Malfasi F, Bader MY, Canessa R, Stanisci A, Kreyling J, Schmeddes J, Teuber L, Aschero V, Čiliak M, Máliš F, De Smedt P, Govaert S, Meeussen C, Vangansbeke P, Gigauri K, Lamprecht A, Pauli H, Steinbauer K, Winkler M, Ueyama M, Nuñez MA, Ursu TM, Haider S, Wedegärtner REM, Smiljanic M, Trouillier M, Wilmking M, Altman J, Brůna J, Hederová L, Macek M, Man M, Wild J, Vittoz P, Pärtel M, Barančok P, Kanka R, Kollár J, Palaj A, Barros A, Mazzolari AC, Bauters M, Boeckx P, Benito Alonso JL, Zong S, Di Cecco V, Sitková Z, Tielbörger K, van den Brink L, Weigel R, Homeier J, Dahlberg CJ, Medinets S, Medinets V, De Boeck HJ, Portillo-Estrada M, Verryckt LT, Milbau A, Daskalova GN, Thomas HJD, Myers-Smith IH, Blonder B, Stephan JG, Descombes P, Zellweger F, Frei ER, Heinesch B, Andrews C, Dick J, Siebicke L, Rocha A, Senior RA, Rixen C, Jimenez JJ, Boike J, Pauchard A, Scholten T, Scheffers B, Klinges D, Basham EW, Zhang J, Zhang Z, Géron C, Fazlioglu F, Candan O, Sallo Bravo J, Hrbacek F, Laska K, Cremonese E, Haase P, Moyano FE, Rossi C, Nijs I (2020) SoilTemp: A global database of near-surface temperature. GLOBAL CHANGE BIOL n/a: n/a, doi: 10.1111/gcb.15123

Leuschner C (2020) Drought response of European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.)—A review. PERSPECT PLANT ECOL 47: 125576, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ppees.2020.125576

Leuschner C, Hagemeier M (2020) The Economy of Canopy Space Occupation and Shade Production in Early- to Late-Successional Temperate Tree Species and Their Relation to Productivity. FORESTS 11(3): 317, doi: 10.3390/f11030317

Link R, Fuchs S, Arias Aguilar D, Leuschner C, Castillo Ugalde M, Valverde Otarola JC, Schuldt B (2020) Tree height predicts the shape of radial sap flow profiles of Costa-Rican tropical dry forest tree species. AGR FOREST METEOROL 287: 107913, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2020.107913

Mausolf K, Härdtle W, Hertel D, Leuschner C, Fichtner A (2020) Impacts of Multiple Environmental Change Drivers on Growth of European Beech (Fagus sylvatica): Forest History Matters. ECOSYSTEMS 23: 529-540, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10021-019-00419-0: 1-12

Meier I, Tückmantel T, Heitkötter J, Müller K, Preusser S, Wrobel T, Kandeler E, Marschner B, Leuschner C (2020) Root exudation of mature beech forests across a nutrient availability gradient: the role of root morphology and fungal activity. NEW PHYTOL 226: 583-594, doi: doi: 10.1111/nph.16389

Meyer S, Bazos I (2020) Bellevalia speciosa Woronow ex Grossh. WILLDENOWIA 50: 307-308, doi: doi: https://doi.org/10.3372/wi.50.50214

Meyer S, Gottwald F (2020) Maßnahmenbedarf zur Erhaltung der Ackerwildkrautflora - Erkenntnisse aus der langjährigen Umsetzung. In: Oppermann R, Pfister SC, Eirich A (Hg.) Sicherung der Biodiversität in der Agrarlandschaft. Institut für Agrarökologie und Biodiversität (IFAB), Mannheim, 145-155

Poyatos R, Granda V, Flo V, Adams M, Leuschner C, Steppe K, Mencuccini M, Martínez-Vilalta J (2020) Global transpiration data from sap flow measurements: the SAPFLUXNET database. EARTH SYST SCI DATA 10: 227, doi: https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2020-227

Sierra Cornejo N, Hertel D, Becker J, Hemp A, Leuschner C (2020) Biomass, Morphology, and Dynamics of the Fine Root System Across a 3,000-M Elevation Gradient on Mt. Kilimanjaro. FRONT PLANT SCI 11: 1-16, doi: doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2020.00013

Walentowski H, Hohnwald S, Thren M, Kappas 2, Leuschner C, Lencinas JD, Bava JO, Loguercio G, Urretavizcaya F, Barrotaeveña C, Martínez Pastur GJ, Zerbe S (2020) Exemplary Knowledge Transfer Between Germany and Patagonia as Contribution to the Regional Achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030. Biomedical Journal of Scientific and Technical Research 25(4): 19388, doi: 10.26717/BJSTR.2020.25.004242

Wietzke A, Leuschner C (2020) Surveying the arable plant diversity of conventionally managed farmland: a comparison of methods. ENVIRON MONIT ASSESS 192 (2): 98, doi: 10.1007/s10661-019-8042-7

Wietzke A, Albert K, Bergmeier E, Sutcliffe L, van Waveren CS, Leuschner C (2020) Flower strips, conservation field margins and fallows promote the arable flora in intensively farmed landscapes: Results of a 4-year study. AGR ECOSYST ENVIRON 304: 107142, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2020.107142

Zhang Y, Carmesin C, Kaack L, Klepsch MM, Kotowska MM, Matei T, Schenk HJ, Weber M, Walther P, Schmidt V, Jansen S (2020) High porosity with tiny pore constrictions and unbending pathways characterise the 3D structure of intervessel pit membranes in angiosperm xylem. PLANT CELL ENVIRON 43: 1-15, doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/pce.13654


2019


Bakker MR, Brunner I, Ashwood F, Bjarnadottir B, Bolger T, Børja I, Carnol M, Cudlin P, Dalsgaard L, Erktan A, Godbold DL, Kraigher H, Meier IC, Merino-Martín L, Motiejūnaitė J, Mrak T, Oddsdóttir ES, Ostonen I, Pennanen TL, Püttsepp Ü, Suz LM, Vanguelova E, Vesterdal L, Soudzilovskaia NA (2019) Belowground biodiversity relates positively to ecosystem services of European forests. Frontiers in Forests and Global Change 2: 1-6, doi: doi.org/10.3389/ffgc.2019.00006.

Bastin JF, Rutishauser E, Kellner J, Saatchi S, Pelissier R, Hérault B, Slik F, Marshall A, Poulsen J, Bogaert J, De Cannière C, Alvarez-Loyayza P, Segalin A, Angbonga A, Araujo-Murukami A, Arroyo L, Ayyappan N, de Azevedo CP, Banki O, Barbier N, Barroso J, Beeckman H, Bitariho R, Boeckx P, Böhning-Gaese K, Brandão H, Breuer Ndoundou Hockemba M, Brienen R, Camargo JL, Campos-Arceiz A, Cassart B, Chave J, Chazdon R, Chuyong G, Clark D, Clark C, Condit R, Honorio E, Davidar P, de Haulleville T, Descroix L, Doucet JL, Dourdain A, Droissart V, Thomas D, Silva Espejo J, Espinosa S, Farwig N, Fayolle A, Feldpausch T, Ferraz A, Fletcher C, Gajapersad K, Gillet JF, Amaral I, Gonmadje C, Grogan J, Harris D, Herzog S, Homeier J, Hubau W, Hubbel S, Hufkens K, Hurtado J, Kamdem N, Kearsley E, Kenfack D, Kessler M, Labrière N, Laumonier Y, Laurance S, Laurance W, Lewis S, Libalah M, Ligot G, Lloyd J, Lovejoy T, Malhi Y, Marimon B, Marimon BH, Martin E, Matius P, Meyer V, Mendoza C, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Mtui A, Neill D, Parada Gutierrez GA, Pardo G, Parren M, Parthasarathy N, Phillips O, Pitman N, Ploton P, Ponette Q, Ramesh BR, Razafimahaimodison JC, Rejou-Mechain M, Rolim SG, Romero Saltos H, Rossi Luiz MB, Roberto Spironello W, Rovero F, Rozendaal D, Saner P, Sasaki D, Schulze M, Silveira M, Singh J, Sist P, Sonké B, Soto D, Souza C, Stropp J, Sullivan M, Swanepoel B, ter Steege H, Terbourgh J, Texier N, Toma T, Valencia R, Valenzuela L, Ferreira L, Valverde F, van Andel T, Vasquez R, Verbeeck H, Vivek P, Vleminckx J, Vos V, Wagner F, Warsudi W, Wortel V, Zagt R, Zebaze D (2019) Pantropical prediction of forest structure from the largest trees. GLOBAL ECOL BIOGEOGR 27 (11): 1366-1383.

Brambach F, Leuschner C, Tjoa A, Culmsee H (2019) Predominant colonization of Malesian mountains by Australian tree lineages. J BIOGEOGR -: -, doi: 10.1111/jbi.13747.

Bruelheide H, Dengler J, Jiménez-Alfaro B, Purschke O, Hennekens S, Chytry M, Pillar V, Jansen F, Kattge J, Sandel B, Aubin I, Biurrun I, Field R, Haider S, Jandt U, Lenoir J, Peet B, Peyre G, Sabatini F, Schmidt M, Schrodt F, Winter M, Aćić S, Agrillo E, Alvarez M, Ambarlı D, Angelini P, Apostolova I, Arfin K, Arnst E, Attorre F, Baraloto C, Beckmann M, Berg C, Bergeron Y, Bergmeier E, Bjorkman A, Bondareva V, Borchardt P, Botta-Dukát Z, Boyle B, Breen A, Brisse H, Byun C, Cabido M, Casella L, Cayuela L, Černý T, Chepinoga V, Csiky J, Curran M, Ćušterevska R, Dajić Stevanović Z, De Bie E, de Ruffray P, De Sanctis M, Dimopoulos P, Dressler S, Ejrnæs R, El-Sheikh MAERM, Enquist B, Ewald J, Fagúndez J, Finckh M, Font X, Forey E, Fotiadis G, García-Mijangos I, AL de Gasper, Golub V, Gutierrez A, Hatim MZ, He T, Higuchi P, Michalcová D, Hölzel N, Homeier J, Indreica A, Işık GD, Jansen S, Janssen J, Jedrzejek B, Jiroušek M, Jürgens N, Kącki Z, Kavgacı A, Kearsley E, Kessler M, Knollová I, Kolomiychuk V, Korolyuk A, Kozhevnikova M, Kozub Ł, Krstonošić D, Kuehl H, Kühn I, Kuzemko A, Küzmič F, Landucci F, Lee MT, Levesley A, Li CF, Liu H, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Lysenko T, Macanović A, Mahdavi P, Manning P, Marcenò C, Martynenko V, Mencuccini M, Minden V, Moeslund JE, Moretti M, Müller JV, Munzinger J, Niinemets Ü, Nobis M, Noroozi J, Nowak A, Onyshchenko V, Overbeck G, Ozinga W, Pauchard A, Pedashenko H, Penuelas J, Pérez-Haase A, Peterka T, Petřík P, Phillips O, Prokhorov V, Rašomavičius V, Revermann R, Rodwell J, Ruprecht E, Rūsiņa S, Samimi C, Schaminée J, Schmiedel U, Sibik J, Šilc U, Škvorc Ž, Smyth A, Sop T, Sopotlieva D, Sparrow B, Stančić Z, Svenning JC, Swacha G, Tang Z, Tsiripidis I, Turtureanu P, Ugurlu E, Uogintas D, Valachovič M, Vanselow K, Vashenyak Y, Vassilev K, Vélez-Martin E, Venanzoni R, Vibrans A, Virtanen R, von Wehrden H, Wagner V, Walker D, Wana D, Weiher E, Wesche K, Whitfeld T, Willner W, Wiser S, Wohlgemuth T, Yamalov S, Zizka G, Zverev A (2019) sPlot – a new tool for global vegetation analyses. J VEG SCI 30: 161-186.

Diekmann M, Andres C, Becker T, Bennie J, Blüml V, M.Bullock J, Culmsee H, Fanigliulo M, Hahn A, Heinken T, Leuschner C, Luka S, Meißner J, Müller J, Newton A, PepplerLisbach C, Rosenthal G, J.L.van den Berg L, Vergeer P, Wesche K (2019) Patterns of longterm vegetation change vary between different types of seminatural grasslands in Western and Central Europe. J VEG SCI 30: 187-202.

Dirks I, Köhler J, Rachmilevitch S, Meier IC (2019) The Phosphorus Economy of Mediterranean Oak Saplings Under Global Change. FRONT PLANT SCI 10: 1-11, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00405.

Göbel L, Coners H, Hertel D, Willinghöfer S, Leuschner C (2019) The Role of Low Soil Temperature for Photosynthesis and Stomatal Conductance of Three Graminoids From Different Elevations. FRONT PLANT SCI 10: 1-9, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00330.

Gundlach J, Krüger L, Herzberg C, Turdiev A, Poehlein A, Tascón A, Weiß M, Hertel D, Daniel R, Hänelt I, Lee VT, Stülke J (2019) Sustained sensing in potassium homeostasis: Cyclic di-AMP controls potassium uptake by KimA at the levels of expression and activity. Journal of Biological Chemistry 294: 2605-2614.

Hagemeier M, Leuschner C (2019) Functional Crown Architecture of Five Temperate Broadleaf Tree Species: Vertical Gradients in Leaf Morphology, Leaf Angle, and Leaf Area Density. FORESTS 10: doi:10.3390/f10030265.

Hagemeier M, Leuschner C (2019) Leaf and crown optical properties of five early-, mid- and late-successional temperate tree species and their relation to sapling light demand. FORESTS 10: 925, doi: doi:10.3390/f10100925.

Hauck M, Leuschner C, Homeier J (2019) Klimawandel und Vegetation - Eine globale Übersicht. Springer Spektrum, Berlin, Seiten: 364.

Kaufmann S, Weinrich T, Hauck M, Leuschner C (2019) Vertical variation in epiphytic cryptogam species richness and composition in a primeval Fagus sylvatica forest. J VEG SCI https://doi.org/10.1111/jvs.12775: 1-12.

Kirfel K, Heinze S, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2019) Effects of bedrock type and soil chemistry on the fine roots of European beech – A study on the belowground plasticity of trees. FOREST ECOL MANAG 444: 256-268.

Kleinknecht U, Meyer S, Fischer S, Fleischer B, Richter F (2019) Nachweise seltener und besonders gefährdeter Segetalarten in Sachsen aus den Jahren 2017–2018. Sächsische Floristische Mitteilungen 21: 131-147.

Leuschner C, Wedde P, Lübbe T (2019) The relation between pressure–volume curve traits and stomatal regulation of water potential in five temperate broadleaf tree species. ANN FOREST SCI 76: 60, doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13595-019-0838-7.

Liese R, Leuschner C, Meier IC (2019) The effect of drought and season on root life span in temperate arbuscular mycorrhizal and ectomycorrhizal tree species. J ECOL 107: 2226-2239

Li S, Li X, Link R, Li R, Deng L, Schuldt B, Jiang X, Zhao R, Zheng J, Li S, Yin Y (2019) Influence of Cambial Age and Axial Height on the Spatial Patterns of Xylem Traits in Catalpa bungei, a Ring-Porous Tree Species Native to China. FORESTS 10(8): 662, doi: doi.org/10.3390/f10080662

Manning P, Loos J, Barnes AD, Batáry P, Bianchi FJJA, Buchmann N, De Deyn GB, Ebeling A, Eisenhauer N, Fischer M, Fründ J, Grass I, Isselstein J, Jochum M, Klein A, Klingenberg E, Landis D, Lepš J, Lindborg R, Temperton VM, Westphal C, Tscharntke T (2019) Chapter Ten - Transferring biodiversity-ecosystem function research to the management of ‘real-world’ ecosystems. ADV ECOL RES 61: 323-356

Meier I (2019) Rhizosphere Dynamics under Global Change, A special issue of Forests (ISSN 1999-4907. FORESTS 1: 1

Meier I, Brunner I, Godbold D, Helmisaari HS, Ostonen I, Soudzilovskaia N, Prescott C (2019) Roots and Rhizospheres in Forest Ecosystems. FOREST ECOL MANAG 431: 1-72

Miehe G, Schleuss PM, Seeber E, Babel W, Biermann T, Braendle M, Chen F, Coners H, Foken T, Gerken T, Graf HF, Guggenberger G, Hafner S, Holzapfel M, Ingrisch J, Kuzyakov Y, Lai Z, Lehnert L, Leuschner C, Li X, Liu J, Liu S, Ma Y, Miehe S, Mosbrugger V, J.Noltie H, Schmidt J, Spielvogel S, Unteregelsbacher S, Wang Y, Willinghöfer S, Xu X, Yang Y, Zhang S, Opgenoorth L, Wesche K (2019) The Kobresia pygmaea ecosystem of the Tibetan highlands – Origin, functioning and degradation of the world's largest pastoral alpine ecosystem: Kobresia pastures of Tibet. SCI TOTAL ENVIRON 648: 754-771.

Peters MK, Hemp A, Appelhans T, Becker JN, Behler C, Classen A, Detsch F, Ensslin A, Ferger SW, Frederiksen SB, Gebert F, Gerschlauer F, Gütlein A, Helbig-Bonitz M, Hemp C, Kindeketa WJ, Kühnel A, Mayr AV, Mwangomo E, Ngereza C, Njovu HK, Otte I, Pabst H, Renner M, Röder J, Rutten G, Schellenberger Costa D, Sierra-Cornejo N, Vollstädt MGR, Dulle HI, Eardley CD, Howell KM, Keller A, Peters RS, Ssymank A, Kakengi V, Zhang J, Bogner C, Böhning-Gaese K, Brandl R, Hertel D, Huwe B, Kiese R, Kleyer M, Kuzyakov Y, Nauss T, Schleuning M, Tschapka M, Fischer M, Steffan-Dewenter I (2019) Climate-land-use interactions shape tropical mountain biodiversity and ecosystem functions. NATURE 568(7750): 88-92, doi: 10.1038/s41586-019-1048-z

Quitián M, Santillán V, Bender IMA, Espinosa CI, Homeier J, Böhning-Gaese K, Schleuning M, Neuschulz EL (2019) Functional responses of avian frugivores to variation in fruit resources between natural and fragmented forests. FUNCT ECOL 33: 399-410

Quitián M, Santillán V, Espinosa CI, Homeier J, Böhning-Gaese K, Schleuning M, Neuschulz EL (2019) Direct and indirect effects of plant and frugivore diversity on structural and functional components of fruit removal by birds. OECOLOGIA 189 (2): 435-445

Röll A, Niu F, Meijide A, Ahongshangbam J, Ehbrecht M, Guillaume T, Gunawan D, Hardanto A, Hendrayanto, Hertel D, Kotowska MM, Kreft H, Kuzyakov Y, Leuschner C, Nomura M, Polle A, Rembold K, Sahner J, Seidel D, Zemp DC, Knohl A, Hölscher D (2019) Transpiration on the rebound in lowland Sumatra. AGR FOREST METEOROL 274: 160-171.

SCHUCH S, MEYER S, BOCK J, VAN KLINK R, WESCHE K (2019) Drastischer Biomassenverlust bei Zikaden verschiedener Grasländer innerhalb der letzten 45 Jahre. Natur und Landschaft : Zeitschrift für Naturschutz und Landschaftspflege / Hrsg.: Bundesamt für Naturschutz BfN 94 (4): 141-145

Schumann K, Leuschner C, Schuldt B (2019) Xylem hydraulic safety and efficiency in relation to leaf and wood traits in three temperate Acer species differing in habitat preferences. TREES-STRUCT FUNCT https://doi.org/10.1007/s00468-019-01874-x: 1-16

Sutcliffe LME, Schraml A, Eiselt B, Oppermann R (2019) The LUCAS Grassland Module Pilot – qualitative monitoring of grassland in Europe. Palaearctic Grasslands 40: 27-31

Waite PA, Schuldt B, Link R, Breidenbach N, Triadiati T, Hennings N, Saad A, Leuschner C (2019) Soil moisture regime and palm height influence embolism resistance in oil palm. TREE PHYSIOL DOI: 10.1093/treephys/tpz061: 1

Wallis CIB, Homeier J, Peña J, Brandl R, Farwig N, Bendix J (2019) Modeling tropical montane forest biomass, productivity and canopy traits with multispectral remote sensing data. REMOTE SENS ENVIRON 225: 77-92

Weigel R, Gilles J, Klisz M, Manthey M, Kreyling J (2019) Forest understory vegetation is more related to soil than to climate towards the cold distribution margin of European beech. J VEG SCI 30: 746-755

Wietzke, A., Bergmeier, E. (2019) Bedeutung von Parks und Friedhöfen für einheimische und verwilderte Frühjahrs-Geophyten. Erforsch. Erhalt. Phytodiversität Festschr. Zum 70. Geburtstag für Prof Dr Dietmar Brand. 13, 171–197. https://doi.org/10.24355/dbbs.084-201902080856-0.

Yang N, Butenschoen O, Grubert D, Rana R, Köhler L, Hertel D, Scheu S, Polle A, Pena R (2019) The effects of leaf litter type on biochemical composition of ectomycorrhizal fungi investigated by ATR-FTIR spectroscopy. Mycorrhiza 29: 85-96.


2018

Abou Rajab Y, Hölscher D, Leuschner C, Barus H, Tjoa A, Hertel D (2018) Effects of shade tree cover and diversity on root system structure and dynamics in cacao agroforests: the role of root competition and space partitioning. PLANT SOIL 422: 349-369, doi: 10.1007/s11104-017-3456-x.

Ammer C, Fichtner A, Fischer A, Gossner MM, Meyer P, Seidl R, Thomas FM, Annighöfer P, Kreyling J, Ohse B, Berger U, Feldmann E, Häberle KH, Heer K, Heinrichs S, Huth F, Krämer-Klement K, Mölder A, Müller J, Mund M, Opgenoorth L, Schall P, Scherer-Lorenzen M, Seidel D, Vogt J, Wagner S (2018) Key ecological research questions for Central European forests. BASIC APPL ECOL 32: 3-25.

Angst G, Messinger J, Greiner M, Häusler W, Hertel D, Kirfel K, Kögel-Knabner I, Leuschner C, Rethemeyer J, Mueller C (2018) Soil organic carbon stocks in topsoil and subsoil controlled by parent material, carbon input in the rhizosphere, and microbial-derived compounds. SOIL BIOL BIOCHEM 122: 19-30.

Báez S, Homeier J (2018) Functional traits determine tree growth and ecosystem productivity of a tropical montane forest: Insights from a longterm nutrient manipulation experiment. GLOBAL CHANGE BIOL 24: 399-409.

Baumert VL, Vasilyeva N, Vladimirov AA, Meier IC, Kögel-Knabner I, Mueller CW (2018) Root exudates induce soil macroaggregation facilitated by fungi in subsoil. Frontiers in Environmental Science 6: 140.

Bergmeier E, Meyer S (2018) Segetal plants of winter-annual crop fields in the Aegean islands – viewed in the contexts of landscape and traditional agricultural practice. Berichte der Reinhold-Tüxen-Gesellschaft 30: 73-84.

Bruelheide H, Dengler J, Purschke O, Lenoir J, Jiménez-Alfaro B, Hennekens SM, Botta-Dukát Z, Chytrý M, Field R, Jansen F, Kattge J, Pillar VD, Schrodt F, Mahecha MD, Peet RK, Sandel B, van Bodegom P, Altman J, Alvarez Davila E, Arfin Khan MAS, Attorre F, Aubin I, Baraloto C, Barroso JG, Bauters M, Bergmeier E, Biurrun I, Bjorkman AD, Blonder B, Čarni A, Cayuela L, Černý T, Cornelissen JHC, Craven D, Dainese M, Derroire G, De Sanctis M, Díaz S, Doležal J, Farfan-Rios W, Feldpausch TR, Fenton NJ, Garnier E, Guerin GR, Gutiérrez AG, Haider S, Hattab T, Henry G, Hérault B, Higuchi P, Hölzel N, Homeier J, Jentsch A, Jürgens N, Kącki Z, Karger DN, Kessler M, Kleyer M, Knollová I, Korolyuk AY, Kühn I, Laughlin DC, Lens F, Loos J, Louault F, Lyubenova MI, Malhi Y, Marcenò C, Mencuccini M, Müller JV, Munzinger J, Myers-Smith IH, Neill DA, Niinemets Ü, Orwin KH, Ozinga WA, Penuelas J, Pérez-Haase A, Petřík P, Phillips OL, Pärtel M, Reich PB, Römermann C, Rodrigues AV, Sabatini FM, Sardans J, Schmidt M, Seidler G, Silva Espejo JE, Silveira M, Smyth A, Sporbert M, Svenning J, Tang Z, Thomas R, Tsiripidis I, Vassilev K, Violle C, Virtanen R, Weiher E, Welk E, Wesche K, Winter M, Wirth C, Jandt U (2018) Global trait–environment relationships of plant communities. NAT ECOL EVOL 2: 1906-1917, doi: https//doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0699-8.

CárateTandalla D, Camenzind T, Leuschner C, Homeier J (2018) Contrasting species responses to continued nitrogen and phosphorus addition in tropical montane forest tree seedlings. BIOTROPICA 50: 234-245, https://doi.org/10.1111/btp.12518.

Dittrich S, Roters W, Meyer S (2018) Wo sind die bunten Feldblumen geblieben? Ackerwildkräuter im Deister-Süntel-Tal früher und heute. Der Söltjer 43: 22-33.

Djukic I, Kepfer-Rojas S, Kappel Schmidt I, Steenberg Larsen K, Beier C, Berg B, Verheyen K, Caliman A, Paquette A, Gutiérrez-Girón A, Humber A, Valdecantos A, Petraglia A, Alexander H, Augustaitis A, Saillard A, Carolina Ruiz Fernández A, I.Sousa A, I.Lillebø A, da Rocha Gripp A, Francez AJ, Fischer A, Bohner A, Malyshev A, Andrić A, Smith A, Stanisci A, Seres A, Schmidt A, Avila A, Probst A, Ouin A, A.Khuroo A, Verstraeten A, N.Palabral-Aguilera A, Stefanski A, Gaxiola A, Muys B, Bosman B, Ahrends B, Parker B, Sattler B, Yang B, Juráni B, Erschbamer B, Eugenia Rodriguez Ortiz C, T.Christiansen C, Carol Adair E, Meredieu C, Mony C, A.Nock C, Chen CL, Wang CP, Baum C, Rixen C, Delire C, Piscart C, Andrews C, Rebmann C, Branquinho C, Polyanskaya D, Fuentes Delgado D, Wundram D, Radeideh D, Ordóñez-Regil E, Crawford E, Preda E, Tropina E, Groner E, Lucot E, Hornung E, Gacia E, Lévesque E, Benedito E, A.Davydov E, Ampoorter E, Padilha Bolzan F, Varela F, Kristöfel F, T.Maestre F, Maunoury-Danger F, Hofhansl F, Kitz F, Sutter F, Cuesta F, de Almeida Lobo F, Leandro de Souza F, Berninger F, Zehetner F, Wohlfahrt G, Vourlitis G, Carreño-Rocabado G, Arena G, Daiane Pinha G, González G, Canut G, Lee H, Verbeeck H, Auge H, Pauli H, Bismarck Nacro H, A.Bahamonde H, Feldhaar H, Jäger H, C.Serrano H, Verheyden H, Bruelheide H, Meesenburg H, Jungkunst H, Jactel H, Shibata H, Kurokawa H, López Rosas H, L.Rojas Villalobos H, Yesilonis I, Melece I, Van Halder I, García Quirós I, Makelele I, Senou I, Fekete I, Mihal I, Ostonen I, Borovská J, Roales J, Shoqeir J, Lata JC, Theurillat JP, Probst JL, Zimmerman J, Vijayanathan J, Tang J, Thompson J, Doležal J, Sanchez-Cabeza JA, Merlet J, Henschel J, Neirynck J, Knops J, Loehr J, von Oppen J, Sigríður Þorláksdóttir J, Löffler J, Cardoso-Mohedano JG, Benito-Alonso JL, Marcelo Torezan J, C.Morina J, J.Jiménez J, Dario Quinde J, Alatalo J, Seeber J, Stadler J, Kriiska K, Coulibaly K, Fukuzawa K, Szlavecz K, Gerhátová K, Lajtha K, Käppeler K, A.Jennings K, Tielbörger K, Hoshizaki K, Green K, Yé L, Helena Ribeiro Pazianoto L, Dienstbach L, Williams L, Yahdjian L, M.Brigham L, van den Brink L, Rustad L, Zhang L, Morillas L, Xiankai L, Silva Carneiro L, Di Martino L, Villar L, Y.Bader M, Morley M, Lebouvier M, Tomaselli M, Sternberg M, Schaub M, Santos-Reis M, Glushkova M, Guadalupe Almazán Torres M, Giroux MA, de Graaff MA, Pons MN, Bauters M, Mazón M, Frenzel M, Didion M, Wagner M, Hamid M, L.Lopes M, Apple M, Schädler M, Weih M, Gualmini M, A.Vadeboncoeur M, Bierbaumer M, Danger M, Liddell M, Mirtl M, Scherer-Lorenzen M, Růžek M, Carbognani M, Di Musciano M, Matsushita M, Zhiyanski M, Pușcaș M, Barna M, Ataka M, Jiangming M, Alsafran M, Carnol M, Barsoum N, Tokuchi N, Eisenhauer N, Lecomte N, Filippova N, Hölzel N, Ferlian O, Romero O, B.Pinto O, Peri P, Weber P, Vittoz P, Dan Turtureanu P, Fleischer P, Macreadie P, Haase P, Reich P, Petřík P, Choler P, Marmonier P, Muriel P, Ponette Q, Dettogn (2018) Early stage litter decomposition across biomes. SCI TOTAL ENVIRON 628-629: 1369-1394.

Dulamsuren C, Abilova S, Bektayeva M, Eldarov M, Schuldt B, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2018) Hydraulic architecture and vulnerability to drought-induced embolism in southern boreal tree species of Inner Asia. TREE PHYSIOL doi:10.1093/treephys/tpy116: 1-11.

Fadrique B, Báez S, Duque A, Malizia A, Blundo C, Carilla J, Osinaga-Acosta O, Malizia L, Silman M, Farfán-Rios W, Malhi Y, Young KR, Cuesta F, Homeier J, Peralvo M, Pinto E, Jadan O, Aguirre N, Aguiire Z, Feeley KJ (2018) Widespread but heterogeneous responses of Andean forests to climate change. NATURE 564: 207-212.

Feldmann E, Drößler L, Hauck M, Kucbel S, Pichler V, Leuschner C (2018) Canopy gap dynamics and tree understory release in a virgin beech forest, Slovakian Carpathians. FOREST ECOL MANAG 415-416: 38-46.

Feldmann E, Glatthorn J, Hauck M, Leuschner C (2018) A novel empirical approach for determining the extension of forest development stages in temperate old-growth forests. EUR J FOREST RES 137(3): 321-335.

Ferlian O, Biere A, Bonfante P, Buscot F, Eisenhauer N, Fernandez I, Hause B, Herrmann S, Krajinski-Barth F, Meier IC, Pozo MJ, Rasmann S, Rillig MC, Tarkka MT, van Dam NM, Wagg C, Martinez-Medina A (2018) Growing research networks on mycorrhizae for mutual benefits. TRENDS PLANT SCI 23: 975-984.

Glatthorn J, Feldmann E, Pichler V, Hauck M, Leuschner C (2018) Biomass Stock and Productivity of Primeval and Production Beech Forests: Greater Canopy Structural Diversity Promotes Productivity. ECOSYSTEMS 21(4): 704-722.

Glatthorn J, Feldmann E, Tabaku V, Leuschner C, Meyer P (2018) Classifying development stages of primeval European beech forests: is clustering a useful tool? BMC ECOL 18: 47-60, https://doi.org/10.1186/s12898-018-0203-y.

González-Jaramillo V, Fries A, Zeilinger J, Homeier J, Paladines-Benitez J, Bendix J (2018) Estimation of Above Ground Biomass in a Tropical Mountain Forest in Southern Ecuador Using Airborne LiDAR Data. REMOTE SENS-BASEL 10: 660.

Gottwald F, Pfeil J, Stein-Bachinger K, Flade M, Meyer S (2018) Wege im Ackerwildkrautschutz: Schutzäcker, Schonstreifen und ökologische Landwirtschaft - Erfahrungen und Perspektiven in Nordostdeutschland. Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 164: 233-253.

Guillaume T, Kotowska MM, Hertel D, Knohl A, Krashevska V, Murtilaksono K, Scheu S, Kuzyakov Y (2018) Carbon costs and benefits of Indonesian rainforest conversion to plantations. NAT COMMUN 9(1): 2388, doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-04755-y.

Hacket-Pain AJ, Ascoli D, Vacchiano G, Biondi F, Cavin L, Conedera M, Drobyshev I, Dorado Liñán I, Friend AD, Grabner M, Hartl C, Kreyling J, Lebourgeois F, Levanič T, Menzel A, van der Maaten E, van der Maaten Theunissen M, Muer L, Motta R, Roibu CC, Popa I, Scharnweber T, Weigel R, Wilmking M, Zang C (2018) Climatically controlled reproduction drives inter-annual growth variability in a temperate tree species. ECOL LETT 21: 1833-1844.

Heinze S, Ludwig B, Piepho HP, Mikutta R, Don A, Wordell-Dietrich P, Helfrich M, Hertel D, Leuschner C, Kirfel K, Kandeler E, Preusser S, Guggenberger G, Leinemann T, Marschner B (2018) Factors controlling the variability of organic matter in the top- and subsoil of a sandy Dystric Cambisol under beech forest. GEODERMA 311: 37-44.

Kaufmann S, Hauck M, Leuschner C (2018) Effects of natural forest dynamics on vascular plant, bryophyte, and lichen diversity in primeval Fagus sylvatica forests and comparison with production forests. J ECOL 106(6) https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12981: 2421-2434.

Khansaritoreh E, Schuldt B, Dulamsuren C (2018) Hydraulic traits and tree-ring width in Larix sibirica Ledeb. as affected by summer drought and forest fragmentation in the Mongolian forest steppe. ANN FOREST SCI 75(1): 30-41, DOI: 10.1007/s13595-018-0701-2.

Klepsch M, Zhang Y, Kotowska MM, Lamarque LJ, Nolf M, Schuldt B, Torres-Ruiz JM, Qin DW, Choat B, Delzon S, Scoffoni C, Cao KF, Jansen S (2018) Is xylem of angiosperm leaves less resistant to embolism than branches? Insights from microCT, hydraulics, and anatomy. J EXP BOT 69 (22): 5611-5623, doi: doi: 10.1093/jxb/ery321.

Klinge M, Dulamsuren C, Erasmi S, Kluger D, Hauck M (2018) Climate effects on vegetation vitality at the treeline of borealforests of Mongolia. BIOGEOSCIENCES 15(5): 1319-1333.

Klingenberg E, Leuschner C (2018) A belowground perspective of temperate old-growth forests: Fine root system structure in beech primeval and production forests. FOREST ECOL MANAG 425: 68-74.

Köhler J, Yang N, Pena R, Raghavan V, Polle A, Meier IC (2018) Ectomycorrhizal fungal diversity increases P uptake efficiency of European beech. NEW PHYTOL 220: 1200-1210.

Leuschner C, Meier I (2018) The ecology of Central European tree species: Trait spectra, functional trade-offs, and ecological classification of adult trees. PERSPECT PLANT ECOL 33: 89-103.

Liese R, Lübbe T, Albers NW, Meier IC (2018) The mycorrhizal type governs root exudation and N uptake of temperate tree species. TREE PHYSIOL 38: 83-95.

Link RM, Schuldt B, Choat B, Jansen S, Cobb AR (2018) Maximum-likelihood estimation of xylem vessel length distributions. J THEOR BIOL 455: 329-341.

Maierdang K, Halik Ü, Betz F, Dulamsuren C (2018) Vitality variation and population structure of a riparian forest in the lower reaches of the Tarim River, NW China. J FORESTRY RES 29(3): 749-760.

Martinson G, Pommerenke B, Brandt FB, Homeier J, Burneo JI, Conrad R (2018) Hydrogenotrophic methanogenesis is the dominant methanogenic pathway in neotropical tank bromeliad wetlands. ENV MICROBIOL REP 10(1): 33-39.

Mausolf K, Härdtle W, Jansen K, Delory B, Hertel D, Leuschner C, Temperton V, von Oheimb G, Fichtner A (2018) Legacy effects of land-use modulate tree growth responses to climate extremes. OECOLOGIA 187(3): 825-837.

Mausolf K, Wilm P, Härdtle W, Jansen K, Schuldt B, Sturm K, von Oheimb G, Hertel D, Leuschner C, Fichtner A (2018) Higher drought sensitivity of radial growth of European beech in managed than in unmanaged forests. SCI TOTAL ENVIRON 642: 1201-1208.

Meier IC, Knutzen F, Eder LM, Müller-Haubold H, Goebel MO, Bachmann J, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2018) The Deep Root System of Fagus sylvatica on Sandy Soil: Structure and Variation Across a Precipitation Gradient. ECOSYSTEMS 21: 280-296.

Meyer S (2018) Status Quo und Handlungsstrategien zur Förderung der Segetalflora in Sachsen-Anhalt. Abhandlungen und Berichte aus dem Museum Heineanum 11: 1-34.

Morris H, Plavcová L, Gorai M, Klepsch MM, Kotowska MM, Jochen Schenk H, Jansen S (2018) Vesselassociated cells in angiosperm xylem: Highly specialized living cells at the symplast-apoplast boundary. AM J BOT 105 (2): 151-160.

Quitián M, Santillán V, Espinosa CI, Homeier J, Böhning-Gaese K, Schleuning M, Neuschulz EL (2018) Elevationdependent effects of forest fragmentation on plant–bird interaction networks in the tropical Andes. ECOGRAPHY 41: 1497-1506.

Pfeiffer M, Dulamsuren C, Jäschke Y, Wesche K (2018) Grasslands of China and Mongolia: Spatial Extent, Land Use and Conservation. In: Victor R. Squires, Jürgen Dengler, Limin Hua, Haiying Feng (Hg.) Grasslands of the World: Diversity, Management and Conservation. CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group Boca Raton, London, 167-196.

Redelstein R, Coners H, Knohl A, Leuschner C (2018) Water sources of plant uptake along a salt marsh flooding gradient. OECOLOGIA 188(2): 607-622.

Redelstein R, Dinter T, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2018) Effects of Inundation, Nutrient Availability and Plant Species Diversity on Fine Root Mass and Morphology Across a Saltmarsh Flooding Gradient. FRONT PLANT SCI 9, Article 98: https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.00098.

Slik JWF, Franklin J, Arroyo-Rodríguez V, Field R, Aguilar S, Aguirre N, Ahumada J, Aiba SI, Alves LF, Anitha K, Avella A, Mora F, Aymard CG, Báez S, Balvanera P, Bastian ML, Bastin JF, Bellingham PJ, van den Berg E, da Conceição Bispo P, Boeckx P, Boehning-Gaese K, Bongers F, Boyle B, Brambach F, Brearley FQ, Brown S, Chai SL, Chazdon RL, Chen S, Chang P, Chuyong G, Ewango C, Coronado IM, Cristóbal-Azkarate J, Culmsee H, Damas K, Dattaraja HS, Davidar P, DeWalt SJ, Din H, Drake DR, Duque A, Durigan G, Eichhorn K, Schmidt Eler E, Enoki T, Ensslin A, Fandohan AB, Farwig N, Feeley KJ, Fischer M, Forshed O, Garcia QS, Garkoti SC, Gillespie TW, Gillet JF, Gonmadje C, Granzow-de la Cerda I, Griffith DM, Grogan J, Hakeem KR, Harris DJ, Harrison RD, Hector A, Hemp A, Homeier J, Hussain MS, Ibarra-Manríquez G, Hanun IF, Imai N, Jansen PA, Joly A, Joseph S, Kartawinata K, Kearsley E, Kelly DL, Kessler M, Killeen TJ, Kooyman RM, Laumonier Y, Laurance S, Laurance WF, Lawes MJ, Letcher SG, Lindsell J, Lovett J, Lozada J, Lu X, Lykke AM, Mahmud KB, Mahayani NPD, Mansor A, Marshall AR, Martin EH, Leal Matos DC, Meave JA, Melo FPL, Aguirre Mendoza ZH, Metali F, Medjibe VP, Metzger JP, Metzker T, Mohandass D, Munguía-Rosas MA, Muñoz R, Nurtjahy E, Oliveira EL, Onrizal, Parolin P, Parren M, Parthasarathy N, Paudel E, Perez R, Pérez-García EA, Pommer U, Poorter L, Qi L, Piedade TF, Rodrigues Pinto JR, Poulsen AD, Poulsen JR, Powers JS, Prasad RC, Puyravaud JP, Rangel O, Reitsma J, Rocha DSB, Rolim S, Rovero F, Rozak A, Ruokolainen K, Rutishauser E, Rutten G, Said M, Saiter FZ, Saner F, Santos B, Santos JR, Sarker SK, Schmitt CB, Schöngart J, Schulze M, Sheil D, Sist P, Souza AF, Spironello WR, Sposito T, Steinmetz R, Stevart T, Suganuma MS, Sukri R, Sultana A, Sukumar R, Sunderland T, Supriyadi, Suresh HS, Suzuki E, Tabarelli M, Tang J, Tanner EVJ, Targhetta N, Theilade I, Thomas D, Timberlake J, Valeriano MM, van Valkenburg J, Van Do T, Van Sam H, Vandermeer JH, Verbeeck H, Vetaas OR, Adekunle V, Vieira SA, Webb CO, Webb EL, Whitfeld T, Wich S, Williams J, Wiser S, Wittmann F, Yang X, Yao CYA, Yap SL, Zahawi RA, Zakaria R, Zang R (2018) Phylogenetic classification of the world’s tropical forests. P NATL ACAD SCI USA 115 (8): 1837-1842.

Vassilev K, Ruprecht E, Alexiu V, Becker T, Beldean M, Biță-Nicolae C, Csergő AM, Dzhovanova I, Filipova E, Frink JP, Gafta D, Georgieva M, Germany MS, Goia I, Gumus M, Hennekens SM, Janišová M, Knollová I, Koleva V, Kostadinova S, Kuzmanović N, Loos J, Mardari C, Michl T, Neblea MA, Nicoară RI, Novák P, Öllerer K, Onete M, Palpurina S, Paulini I, Pedashenko H, Pușcaș M, Roman A, Šibík J, Sîrbu C, Stancu DI, Sutcliffe LME, Szabó A, Tomescu CV, Totev E, Tsvetanov B, Turtureanu PD, Vassileva P, Velev N, Dengler J (2018) The Romanian Grassland Database (RGD): historical background, current status and future perspectives. PHYTOCOENOLOGIA 48(1): 91--100, doi: 10.1127/phyto/2017/0229.

Weigel R, Klisz M, Kreyling J, van der Maaten Theunissen M, Muer L, Wilmking M, van der Maaten E (2018) Winter matters: Sensitivity to winter climate and cold events increases towards the cold distribution margin of European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.). J BIOGEOGR 45: 2779-2790.

Weigel R, Koellner T, Poppenborg P, Bogner C (2018) Crop diversity and stability of revenue on farms in Central Europe: An analysis of big data from a comprehensive agricultural census in Bavaria. PLOS ONE 13 (11): 1-18, doi: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207454.

Weigel R, Irl S, Treydte K, Beierkuhnlein C, Berels J, Field R, Miranda JC, Steinbauer A, Steinbauer M, Jentsch A (2018) A novel dendroecological method finds a non-linear relationship between elevation and seasonal growth continuity on an island with trade wind-influenced water availability. AOB PLANTS 10 (6): 1-15, doi: doi.org/10.1093/aobpla/ply070.

Wietzke, A., Westphal, C., Gras, P., Kraft, M., Pfohl, K., Karlovsky, P., Pawelzik, E., Tscharntke, T., Smit, I., 2018. Insect pollination as a key factor for strawberry physiology and marketable fruit quality. Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. 258, 197–204. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2018.01.036.

Yang N, Butenschoen O, Rana R, Köhler L, Hertel D, Leuschner C, Scheu S, Polle A, Pena R (2018) Leaf litter species identity influences biochemical composition of ectomycorrhizal fungi. MYCORRHIZA https://doi.org/10.1007/s00572-018-0876-2: 1-12.

 

2017

Avis PG, Meier IC, Phillips RP (2017) An intact soil core bioassay for cultivating ectomycorrhizal fungal communities of forests. In: Lukac, Martin; Grenni, Paola; Gamboni, Mauro (Hrsg.) Soil Biological Communities and Ecosystem Resilience. Springer International Publishing, Kapitel 13.

Batáry P, Gallé R, Riesch F, Fischer C, F.Dormann C, Mußhoff O, Császár P, Fusaro S, Gayer C, Happe AK, Kurucz K, Molnár D, Rösch V, Wietzke A, Tscharntke T (2017) The former Iron Curtain still drives biodiversity–profit trade-offs in German agriculture. Nature Ecology & Evolution 1: 1279-1284.

Becker J, Gütlein A, Sierra Cornejo N, Kiese R, Hertel D, Kuzyakov Y (2017) Legume and non-legume trees increase soil carbon sequestration in Savanna. Ecosystems 20: 989-999.

Becker T, Spanka J, Schröder L, Leuschner C (2017) Forty years of vegetation change in former coppicewithstandards woodlands as a result of management change and N deposition. Applied Vegetation Science 20: 304-313.

Brambach F, Byng JW, Culmsee H (2017) Five new species of Syzygium (Myrtaceae) from Sulawesi, Indonesia. PhytoKeys 81: 47-78.

Brambach F, Leuschner C, Tjoa A, Culmsee H (2017) Diversity, endemism, and composition of tropical mountain forest communities in Sulawesi, Indonesia, in relation to elevation and soil properties. Perspectives in Plant Ecology 27: 68-79.

Camenzind T, Papathanasiou H, Förster A, Dietrich K, Hertel D, Homeier J, Oelmann Y, Olsson P, Suárez J, Rillig M (2017) Increases in Soil Aggregation Following Phosphorus Additions in a Tropical Premontane Forest are Not Driven by Root and Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungal Abundances. In: Jürgen Homeier, Selene Báez, Dietrich Hertel, Christoph Leuschner (Hg.) Tropical Forest Ecosystem, Responses to Increasing Nutrient Availability. Frontiers Media SA, Lausanne, 34-43.

Cárate-Tandalla D, Leuschner C, Homeier J (2017) Performance of Seedlings of a Shade-Tolerant Tropical Tree Species after Moderate Addition of N and P. In: Homeier, J., Báez, S., Hertel, D., Leuschner, C. (Hg.) Tropical Forest Ecosystem, Responses to Increasing Nutrient Availability. Frontiers Media SA, Lausanne, 56-66.

Delavaux CS, Camenzind T, Homeier J, Jiménez-Paz R, Ashton M, Queenborough SA (2017) Nutrient enrichment effects on mycorrhizal fungi in an Andean tropical montane forest. Mycorrhiza 27(4): 311-319.

Dulamsuren C, Hauck M, Kopp G, Ruff M, Leuschner C (2017) European beech responds to climate change with growth decline at lower, and growth increase at higher elevations in the center of its distribution range (SW Germany). Trees Structure and Function 31: 673-686.

Förster A, Becker T, Gerlach A, Meesenburg A, Leuschner C (2017) Long-term change in understorey plant communities of conventionally managed temperate deciduous forests: effects of nitrogen deposition and forest management. Journal of Vegetation Science 28: 747-761.

Fuchs S, Leuschner C, Link R, Coners H, Schuldt B (2017) Calibration and comparison of thermal dissipation, heat ratio and heat field deformation sap flow probes for diffuse-porous trees. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 244-45: 151-161.

Glatthorn J, Pichler V, Hauck M, Leuschner C (2017) Effects of forest management on stand leaf area: Comparing beech production and primeval forests in Slovakia. Forest Ecology and Management 389: 76-85.

Gundlach J, Herzberg C, Hertel D, Thürmer A, Daniel R, Link H, Stülke J (2017) Adaptation of Bacillus subtilis to life at extreme potassium limitation. mBIO 8:e00861-17. https://doi.org/10.1128/mBio.00861-17: 1-12.

Gundlach J, Herzberg C, Kaever V, Gunka K, Hoffmann T, Weiß M, Gibhardt J, Thürmer A, Hertel D, Daniel R, Bremer E, Commichau FM, Stülke J (2017) Control of potassium homeostasis is an essential function of the second messenger cyclic di-AMP in Bacillus subtilis. Science Signaling 10(475): eaal3011, doi: 10.1126/scisignal.aal3011.

Gütlein A, Zistl-Schlingmann M, Becker JN, Sierra Cornejo N, Detsch F, Dannenmann M, Appelhans T, Hertel D, Kuzyakov Y, Kiese R (2017) Nitrogen turnover and greenhouse gas emissions in a tropical alpine ecosystem, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. Plant and Soil 411(1-2): 243-259.

Homeier J, Kurzatkowski D, Leuschner C (2017) Stand dynamics of the drought-affected floodplain forests of Araguaia River, Brazilian Amazon. Forest Ecosystems 4(10): 1-10.

Homeier J, Báez S, Hertel D, Leuschner C (Hrsg.) (2017) Tropical Forest Ecosystem , Responses to Increasing Nutrient Availability. Frontiers Media SA Seiten: 111.

Homeier J, Baez S, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2017) Editorial: Tropical Forest Ecosystem Responses to Increasing Nutrient Availability. Frontiers in Earth Science doi: 10.3389/feart.2017.00027: 1-2.

Homeier J, Salazar L, Chinchero MA, Moritz S, Trogisch S, Unger M, Kessler M, Kluge J, Navarrete H, Leuschner C (2017) Diversidad de plantas vasculares en relación con factores edafológicos y climáticos en los bosques de la Reserva Biosfera Sumaco y sus alrededorescon las condiciones ambientales en los bosques de la Reserva Biósfera Sumaco. In: Torres B, Vargas JC, Arteaga Y, Torres A, Lozano P (Hrsg.) Gente, bosque y biodiversidad: El rol del bosque sobre la biodiversidad y las poblaciones rurales. Universidad Estatal Amazónica, Puyo, Ecuador, 203-218.

Kaufmann S, Hauck M, Leuschner C (2017) Comparing the plant diversity of paired beech primeval and production forests: Management reduces cryptogam, but not vascular plant species richness. Forest Ecology and Management 400: 58-67.

Khansaritoreh E, Dulamsuren C, Klinge M, Ariunbaatar T, Bat-Enerel B, Batsaikhan G, Ganbaatar K, Saindovdon D, Yeruult Y, Tsogtbaatar J, Tuya D, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2017) Higher climate warming sensitivity of Siberian larch in small than large forest islands in the fragmented Mongolian forest steppe. Global Change Biology 23: 3675-3689.

Khansaritoreh E, Eldarov M, Ganbaatar K, Saindovdon D, Leuschner C, Hauck M, Dulamsuren C (2017) Age structure and trends in annual stem increment of Larix sibirica in two neighboring Mongolian forest-steppe regions differing in land use history. TREES-STRUCT FUNCT 31: 1973-1986.

Kirfel K, Leuschner C, Hertel D, Schuldt B (2017) Influence of Root Diameter and Soil Depth on the Xylem Anatomy of Fine- to Medium-Sized Roots of Mature Beech Trees in the Top- and Subsoil. Frontiers in Plant Science 8:1194. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01194: 1-13.

Knutzen F, Dulamsuren C, Meier IC, Leuschner C (2017) Recent Climate Warming-Related Growth Decline Impairs European Beech in the Center of Its Distribution Range. ECOSYSTEMS 20: 1494-1511.

Kubisch P, Leuschner C, Coners H, Gruber A, Hertel D (2017) Fine Root Abundance and Dynamics of Stone Pine (Pinus cembra) at the Alpine Treeline Is Not Impaired by Self-shading. Frontiers in Plant Science 8:602. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00602: 1-12.

Leuschner C, Ellenberg H (2017) Ecology of Central European Forests. Springer International Publishing, Cham, Seiten: 972.

Leuschner C, Ellenberg H (2017) Ecology of Central European Non-Forest Vegetation: Coastal to Alpine, Natural to Man-Made Habitats. Springer International Publishing, Cham, Seiten: 1093.

Liese R, Alings K, Meier IC (2017) Root branching is a leading root trait of the plant economics spectrum in temperate trees. Frontiers in Plant Science doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00315: 1-12.

Lübbe T, Schuldt B, Leuschner C (2017) Acclimation of leaf water status and stem hydraulics to drought and tree neighbourhood: alternative strategies among the saplings of five temperate deciduous tree species. Tree Physiology 37: 456-468.

Mathez-Stiefel SL, Peralvo M, Báez S, Rist S, Buytaert W, Cuesta F, Fadrique B, Feeley K, Groth A, Homeier J, Llambí L, Locatelli B, López Sandoval M, Malizia A, Young K (2017) Research Priorities for the Conservation and Sustainable Governance of Andean Forest Landscapes. MT RES DEV 37(3): 323-340

Meier IC, Finzi AC, Phillips RP (2017) Root exudates increase N availability by stimulating microbial turnover of fast-cycling N pools. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 106: 119-128.

Müller M, Seifert S, Lübbe T, Leuschner C, Finkeldey R (2017) De novo transcriptome assembly and analysis of differential gene expression in response to drought in European beech. PLOS ONE 12(9) e0184167. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0184167: 1-20.

O’Brien M, Engelbrecht B, Joswig J, Pereyra G, Schuldt B, Jansen S, Kattge J, Landhäusser S, Levick S, Preisler Y, Väänänen P, Macinnis-Ng C (2017) A synthesis of tree functional traits related to droughtinduced mortality in forests across climatic zones. J APPL ECOL 54(6): 1669-1686.

Paulick S, Dislich C, Homeier J, Fischer R, Huth A (2017) The carbon fluxes in different successional stages: modelling the dynamics of tropical montane forests in South Ecuador. Forest Ecosystems 4(5): 1-5.

Schwerbrock R, Leuschner C (2017) Foliar water uptake, a widespread phenomenon in temperate woodland ferns? Plant Ecology 218(5): 555-563.

Schwerbrock R, Leuschner C (2017) Vulnerability analysis of the rare and endangered woodland fern Polystichum braunii in Germany: three possible causes of population decline. Plant Ecology & Diversity DOI: 10.1080/17550874.2017.1379569: 1-15.

Spannl S, Homeier J, Bräuning A (2017) Nutrient-Induced Modifications of Wood Anatomical Traits of Alchornea lojaensis (Euphorbiaceae). In: Homeier, J., Báez, S., Hertel, D., Leuschner, C. (Hg.) Tropical Forest Ecosystem, Responses to Increasing Nutrient Availability. Frontiers Media SA, Lausanne, 66-78.

Tapia-Armijos MF, Homeier J, Draper Munt D (2017) Spatio-temporal analysis of the human footprint in South Ecuador: Influence of human pressure on ecosystems and effectiveness of protected areas. Applied Geography 78: 22-32.

Tückmantel T, Leuschner C, Preusser S, Kandeler E, Angst G, Mueller C, Meier IC (2017) Root exudation patterns in a beech forest: Dependence on soil depth, root morphology, and environment. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 107: 188-197.

Walentowski H, Falk W, Mette T, Kunz J, Bräuning A, Meinardus C, Zang C, Sutcliffe L, Leuschner C (2017) Assessing future suitability of tree species under climate change by multiple methods: a case study in southern Germany. Annals of Forest Research 60(1): 101-126.

Wallis C, Brehm G, Donoso D, Fiedler K, Homeier J, Paulsch D, Süßenbach D, Tiede Y, Brandl R, Farwig N, Bendix J (2017) Remote sensing improves prediction of tropical montane species diversity but performance differs among taxa. ECOL INDIC 83: 538-549.

2016

Abou Rajab Y, Leuschner C, Barus H, Tjoa A, Hertel D (2016) Cacao Cultivation under Diverse Shade Tree Cover Allows High Carbon Storage and Sequestration without Yield Losses. PLOS ONE 11(2): 1-22, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149949.

Angst G, Kögel-Knabner I, Kirfel K, Hertel D, Mueller CW (2016) Spatial distribution and chemical composition of soil organic matter fractions in rhizosphere and non-rhizosphere soil under European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.). Geoderma 264: 179-187.

Brambach F, Coode M, Biagioni S, Culmsee H (2016) Elaeocarpus firdausii (Elaeocarpaceae), a new species from tropical mountain forests of Sulawesi. PhytoKeys 62: 1-14, doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.62.7548.

Camenzind T, Homeier J, Dietrich K, Hempel S, Hertel D, Krohn A, Leuschner C, Oelmann Y, Olsson PA, Suárez JP, Rillig MC (2016) Opposing effects of nitrogen versus phosphorus additions on mycorrhizal fungal abundance along an elevational gradient in tropical montane forests. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 94: 37-47.

Camenzind T, Papathanasiou HJ, Foerster A, Dietrich K, Hertel D, Homeier J, Oelmann Y, Olsson PA, Suárez JP, Rillig MC (2016) Increases in soil aggregation following phosphorus additions in a tropical premontane forest are not driven by root and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal abundances. Frontiers in Earth Science 3:89.

Clough Y, Krishna VV, Corre MD, Darras K, Denmead LH, Meijide A, Moser S, Musshoff O, Steinebach S, Veldkamp E, Allen K, Barnes AD, Breidenbach N, Brose U, Buchori D, Daniel R, Finkeldey R, Harahap I, Hertel D, Holtkamp AM, Hörandl E, Irawan B, Jaya NS, Jochum M, Klarner B, Knohl A, Kotowska MM, Krashevska V, Kreft H, Kurniawan S, Leuschner C, Maraun M, Melati DN, Opfermann N, Perez-Cruzado C, Prabowo WE, Rembold K, Rizali A, Rubiana R, Schneider D, Tjitrosoedirdjo SS, Tjoa A, Tscharntke T, Scheu S (2016) Land-use choices follow profitability at the expense of ecological functions in Indonesian smallholder landscapes. Nature Communications 7: 13137, doi: 10.1038/ncomms13137.

Coners H, Babel W, Willinghöfer S, Biermann T, Köhler L, Seeber E, Foken T, Miehe G, Ma Y, Yang Y, Miehe G, Leuschner C (2016) Evapotranspiration and water balance of high-elevation grassland on the Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Hydrology 533: 557-566.

Dittrich S, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2016) Change in the bryophyte diversity and species composition of Central European temperate broad-leaved forests since the late nineteenth century. Biodiversity and Conservation 25(11): 2071-2091, doi: 10.1007/s10531-016-1179-6.

Drescher J, Rembold K, Allen K, Beckschäfer P, Buchori D, Clough Y, Faust H, Fauzi AM, Gunawan D, Hertel D, Irawan B, Jaya IN, Klarner B, Kleinn C, Knohl A, Kotowska MM, Krashevska V, Krishna V, Leuschner C, Lorenz W, Meijide A, Melati D, Nomura M, Pérez-Cruzado C, Qaim M, Siregar IZ, Steinebach S, Tjoa A, Tscharntke T, Wick B, Wiegand K, Kreft H, Scheu S. Ecological and socio-economic functions across tropical land use systems after rainforest conversion. Philosophical Transactions Royal Society London B Biol Sci. 371: 20150275. 

Dulamsuren C, Klinge M, Degener J, Khishigjargal M, Chenlemuge T, Bat-Enerel B, Yeruult Y, Sain-Dondov D, Ganbaatar K, Tsogtbaatar J, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2016) Carbon pool densities and a first estimate of the total carbon pool in the Mongolian forest-steppe. Global Change Biology 22: 830-844.

Fadrique B, Homeier J (2016) Elevation and topography influence community structure, biomass and host tree interactions of lianas in tropical montane forests of southern Ecuador. Journal of Vegetation Science 27(5): 958-968.

Feßel C, Meier IC, Leuschner C (2016) Relationship between species diversity, biomass and light transmittance in temperate semi-natural grasslands: Is productivity increased by complementary light use? Journal of Vegetation Science 27: 144-155.

Hajek P, Kurjak D, von Wühlisch G, Delzon S, Schuldt B (2016) Intraspecific variation in wood anatomical, hydraulic and foliar traits in ten European beech provenances differing in growth yield. Frontiers in Plant Science 7: 791, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00791: 1-14.

Hauck M, Dulamsuren C, Leuschner C (2016) Anomalous increase in winter temperature and decline in forest growth with severe winter smog in the Ulan Bator Basin. Water Air and Soil Pollution 227: 261. 

Heinrichs S, Walentowski H, Bergmeier E, Mellert KH, Indreica A, Kuzyakov Y, Leuschner C, Petrian AM, Teodosiu M (2016) Forest vegetation in western Romania in relation to climate variables: Does community composition reflect modelled tree species distributions? Annals of Forest Research 59 (2): 219-236.

Hertel D, Abou Rajab Y, Leuschner C (2016) Hoher Kakaoertrag auf Kosten der Umwelt. Journal Culinaire 23: 34-41.

Kotowska MMLeuschner C, Triadiati T, Hertel D (2016) Conversion of tropical lowland forest reduces nutrient return through litterfall, and alters nutrient use efficiency and seasonality of net primary production. Oecologia 180: 601-618.

Kubisch P, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2016) Fine Root Productivity and Turnover of Ectomycorrhizal and Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Tree Species in a Temperate Broad-Leaved Mixed Forest. Frontiers in Plant Science 7: 1233, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.0123.

Kudernatsch T, Huber D, Sutcliffe LME, Walentowski H, Kirchner M, Fegg W, Franz H (2016) Vegetationsveränderungen alpiner Kalk-Magerrasen im Nationalpark Berchtesgaden während der letzten drei Jahrzehnte. Tuexenia 36: 205-221.

Li S, Feifel M, Karimi Z, Schuldt B, Choat B, Jansen S (2016) Leaf gas exchange performance and the lethal water potential of five European species during drought. tree Physiology36: 179-192.

Li S, Lens F, Espino S, Karimi Z, Klepsch M, Schenk J, Schmitt M, Schuldt B, Jansen S (2016) Intervessel pit membrane thickness as a key determinant of embolism resistance in angiosperm xylem. IAWA Journal 37: 152-171.

Liang E, Leuschner C, Dulamsuren C, Wagner B, Hauck M (2016) Global warming-related tree growth decline and mortality on the north-eastern Tibetan plateau. Climatic Change 134: 163-176.

Lübbe T, Schuldt B, Coners H, Leuschner C (2016) Species diversity and identity effects on the water consumption of tree sapling assemblages under ample and limited water supply. Oikos 125: 86-97.

Meier IC, Leuschner C, Marini E, Fender A-C (2016) Species-specific effects of temperate trees on greenhouse gas exchange of forest soil are diminished by drought. Soil Biology Biochemistry 95: 122-134.

Meriem S, Tjitrosoedirjo S, Kotowska MM, Hertel D, Triadiati T (2016) Carbon and nitrogen stocks in dead wood of tropical lowland forests as dependent on wood decay stages and land-use intensity. Annals of Forest Research 59(2): 299-31.

Pe’er G, Zinngrebe Y, Hauck J, Schindler S, Dittrich A, Zingg S, Tscharntke T, Oppermann R, Sutcliffe LME, Sirami C, Schmidt J, Hoyer C, Schleyer C, Lakner S (2016) Adding Some Green to the Greening: Improving the EU's Ecological Focus Areas for Biodiversity and Farmers. Conservation Letters 00(0): 1-14, doi: 10.1111/conl.1233.

Pransiska Y, Triadiati T, Soekisman T, Hertel D, Kotowska MM (2016) Forest conversion impacts on the fine and coarse root system, and soil organic matter in tropical lowlands of Sumatera (Indonesia). Forest Ecology and Management 379: 288-29.

Roellig M, Sutcliffe LME, Sammul M, von Wehrden H, Newig J, Fischer J (2016) Reviving wood-pastures for biodiversity and people: A case study from western Estonia. AMBIO 45: 185-195.

Schuldt B, Knutzen F, Delzon S, Jansen S, Müller-Haubold H, Burlett R, Clough Y, Leuschner C (2016) How adaptable is the hydraulic system of European beech in the face of climate change-related precipitation reduction? New Phytologist 210: 443-58.

Schwerbrock R, Leuschner C (2016) Air humidity as key determinant of morphogenesis and productivity of the rare temperate woodland fern Polystichum braunii. Plant Biology 18: 649-57.

Spannl S, Homeier J, Bräuning A (2016) Nutrient-Induced Modifications of Wood Anatomical Traits of Alchornea lojaensis (Euphorbiaceae). Frontiers in Earth Science doi.org/10.3389/feart.2016.00050: 1-13.

Sutcliffe LME, Germany M, Becker U, Becker T (2016) How does size and isolation affect patches of steppe-like vegetation on slumping hills in Transylvania, Romania? Biodiversity and Conservation 25(12): 2275-228.

Tiede Y, Homeier J, Cumbicus N, Peña J, Albrecht J, Ziegenhagen B, Bendix J, Brandl R, Farwig N (2016) Phylogenetic niche conservatism does not explain elevational patterns of species richness, phylodiversity and family age of tree assemblages in Andean rainforest. Erdkunde 70(1): 83-106.

Wagner FH, Herault B, Bonal D, Stahl C, Anderson LO, Baker TR, Becker GS, Beeckman H, Souza DB, Botosso PC, Bowman DMJS, Braeuning A, Brede B, Brown FI, Julio Camarero J, Camargo PB, Cardoso FCG, Carvalho FA, Castro W, Chagas RK, Chave J, Chidumayo EN, Clark DA, Capellotto Costa FR, Couralet C, da Silva Mauricio PH, Dalitz H, de Castro VR, de Freitas Milani JE, de Oliveira EC, Arruda LdS, Devineau JL, Drew DM, Duenisch O, Durigan G, Elifuraha E, Fedele M, Fedele LF, Figueiredo Filho A, Guimaraes Finger CA, Franco AC, Freitas Junior JL, Galvao F, Gebrekirstos A, Gliniars R, Lima de Alencastro Graca PM, Griffiths AD, Grogan J, Guan K, Homeier J, Kanieski MR, Kho LK, Koenig J, Kohler SV, Krepkowski J, Lemos-Filho JP, Lieberman D, Lieberman ME, Lisi CS, Santos TL, Lopez Ayala JL, Maeda EE, Malhi Y, Maria VRB, Marques MCM, Marques R, Maza Chamba H, Mbwambo L, Lisboa Melgaco KL, Angela Mendivelso H, Murphy BP, O'Brien JJ, Oberbauer SF, Okada N, Pelissier R, Prior LD, Alejandro Roig F, Ross M, Rossatto DR, Rossi V, Rowland L, Rutishauser E, Santana H, Schulze M, Selhorst D, Silva WR, Silveira M, Spannl S, Swaine MD, Toledo JJ, Toledo MM, Toledo M, Toma T, Tomazello Filho M, Valdez Hernandez JI, Verbesselt J, Vieira SA, Vincent G, de Castilho CV, Volland F, Worbes M, Bolzan Zanon ML, Aragao LEOC (2016) Climate seasonality limits leaf carbon assimilation and wood productivity in tropical forests. Biogeosciences 13(8): 2537-2562, doi: 10.5194/bg-13-2537-2016.

 

2015

Bade C, Jacob M, Jungkunst HF, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2015) Nitrogen mineralization peaks under closed canopy during the natural forest development cycle of an old-growth temperate spruce forest. Annals of Forest Science 72: 67-76.

Bade C, Jacob M, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2015) Chemical properties of decaying wood in an old-growth spruce forest and effects on soil chemistry. Biogeochemistry 122: 1-13.

Báez S, Malizia A, Carilla J, Blundo C, Aguilar M, Aguirre N, Aguirre Z, Álvarez E, Cuesta F, Duque A, Farfán-Rios W, García-Cabrera K, Grau R, Homeier J, Linares-Palomino R, Malizia L, Melo-Cruz O, Osinaga O, Phillips O, Reynel C, Silman MR, Feeley KJ (2015) Large-scale patterns of turnover and basal area change in Andean Forests. PLOS ONE 10: e0126594.

Carate D, Leuschner C, Homeier J (2015) Performance of seedlings of a shade-tolerant tropical tree species after moderate addition of N and P. Frontiers in Earth Science 3: 75.

Chenlemuge T, Dulamsuren C, Hertel D, Schuldt B, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2015) Hydraulic properties and fine root mass of Larix sibirica along forest edge-interior gradients. Acta Oecologica 63: 28-35.

Chenlemuge T, Schuldt B, Dulamsuren C, Hertel D, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2015) Stem increment and hydraulic architecture of a boreal conifer (Larix sibirica) under contrasting macroclimates. Trees 29, 623-636.

Crowther TW, Glick HB, Covey K, Bettigole C, Maynard DS, Thomas SM, Smith J, Hintler G, Jetz W, Tuanmu M, Duguid M, Salas C, Stam C, Piotto D, Tavani R, Green S, Bruce G, Williams SJ, Wiser S, Huber M, Hengeveld GM, Tikhonova E, Borchardt P, Li C, Powrie L, Fischer M, Hemp A, Homeier J, Cho P, Vibrans AC, Umane P, Piao S, Ashton M, Bradford MA (2015) Seeing the forest and the trees: mapping tree density at a global scale. Nature 525: 201-205.

Fan Y, Roupsard O, Bernoux M, Le Maire G, Panferov O, Kotowska MM, Knohl A (2015) A sub-canopy structure for simulating oil palm in the Community Land Model (CLM-Palm): phenology, allocation and yield. Geoscientific Model Development 8: 3785-3800.

Hajek P, Seidel D, Leuschner C (2015) Mechanical abrasion, and not competition for light, is the dominant canopy interaction in a temperate mixed forest. Forest Ecology and Management 348: 108-116.

Jacob A, Leuschner C (2015) Complementarity in the use of nitrogen forms in a temperate broad-leaved mixed forest. Plant Ecology and Diversity 8: 243-258.

Knutzen F, Meier IC, Leuschner C (2015) Does reduced precipitation trigger physiological and morphological drought adaptations in European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.)? Comparing provenances across a precipitation gradient. Tree Physiology 35: 949-963.

Köhler L, Leuschner C, Hauck M, Hertel D (2015) Cloud water interception and element deposition differ largely between Norway spruce stands along an elevation transect in Harz Mountains, Germany. Ecohydrology  8: 1048-1064.

Kotowska MM, Hertel D, Abou Rajab Y, Barus H, Schuldt B (2015) Patterns in hydraulic architecture from roots to branches in six tropical tree species from cacao agroforestry and their relation to wood density and stem growth. Frontiers in Plant Science 6: 191.

Kotowska MM, Leuschner C, Triadiati T, Meriem S, Hertel D (2015) Quantifying above- and belowground biomass carbon loss with forest conversion in tropical lowlands of Sumatra (Indonesia). Global Change Biology 21: 3620-3634.

Krause B, Culmsee H, Wesche K, Leuschner C (2015) Historical and recent fragmentation of temperate floodplain grasslands: do patch size and distance affect plant species richness of wet meadows? Folia Geobotanica 50: 253-266.

Kubisch P, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2015) Do ectomycorrhizal and arbuscular mycorrhizal temperate tree species systematically differ in root order based fine root morphology and biomass? Frontiers in Plant Science 6: 64.

Kurzatowski D, Leuschner C, Homeier J (2015) Effects of flooding on trees in the semi-deciduous transition forests of the Araguaia floodplain, Brazil. Acta Oecologica 69: 21-30.

Leuschner C (2015) Monospecific and mixed stands of Fagus and Nothofagus species in the temperate zones of the world. Berichte der Reinhold Tüxen-Gesellschaft 27: 49-63.

Lübbe T, Schuldt B, Leuschner C (2015) Species identity and neighbor size surpass the impact of tree species diversity on productivity in experimental broad-leaved tree sapling assemblages under dry and moist conditions. Frontiers in Plant Science 6: 857.

Meier IC, Pritchard SG, Brzostek ER, McCormack ML, Phillips RP (2015) Rhizosphere and hyphosphere differ in their impacts on carbon and nitrogen cycling in forests exposed to elevated CO2. New Phytologist 205:1164-1174.

Meyer S, Bergmeier E, Becker T, Wesche K, Krause B, Leuschner C (2015) Detecting long-term losses at the plant community level ? arable fields in Germany revisited. Applied Vegetation Science 18: 432-442.

Meyer S, Leuschner C (Hrsg) (2015) 100 Äcker für die Vielfalt ? Initiativen zur Förderung der Ackerwildkrautflora in Deutschland. Universitätsverlag Göttingen, 351 S.

Meyer S, Wesche K, Hans J, Leuschner C, Albach DC (2015) Landscape complexity has limited effects on the genetic structure of two arable weed species, Adonis vernalis and Consolida regalis. Weed Research 55: 406-415.

Müller-Hauboldt H, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2015) Climatic drivers of mast fruiting in European beech and resulting C and N allocation shifts. Ecosystems 18: 1083-1100.

Salazar L, Homeier J, Kessler K, Abrahamczyk S, Lehnert M, Krömer T, Kluge J (2015) Diversity patterns of ferns along elevational gradients in Andean tropical forests. Plant Ecology and Diversity 8: 13-24.

Scheibe A, Steffens C, Seven J, Jacob A, Hertel D, Leuschner C, Gleixner G (2015) Effects of tree identity dominate over tree diversity on the soil microbial community structure. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 81: 219-227.

Seidel D, Busch G, Krause B, Bade C, Feßel C, Kleinn C (2015) Quantification of Biomass Production Potentials from Trees Outside Forests - A Case Study from Central Germany. Bioenergy Research 8: 1344-1351.

Seifert C, Leuschner C, Culmsee H (2015) Arable plant diversity on conventional cropland ? The role of crop species, management and environment. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 213: 151-163.

Seifert C, Leuschner C, Culmsee H (2015) Short rotation coppice as habitat for vascular plants. In: Butler-Manning D, Bemmann A, Bredemeier M, Lamersdorf N, Ammer C (eds) Bioenergy from Dendromass for the Sustainable Development of Rural Areas. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany. pp. 63-78.

Steffen K, Leuschner C (2015) Sixty years of change in the macrophyte vegetation of north-west German running waters: a community- and landscape-level analysis. Feddes Repertorium 125: 98-120.

Slik JWF, Arroyo-Rodríguez V, Aiba SI, Alvarez-Loayza P, Alves LF, Ashton P, Balvanera P, Bastian M, Bellingham PJ, van den Berg E, Bernacci L, Conceição Bispo P, Blanc L, Böhning-Gaese K, Boeckx P, Bongers F, Boyle B, Bradford M, Brearley FQ, Breuer Ndoundou Hockemba M, Bunyavejchewin S, Calderado Leal Matos D, Castillo-Santiago M, Catharino ELM, Chai SL, Chen Y, Colwell R, Chazdo R, Clark C, Clark DB, Clark DA, Culmsee H, Damas K, Dattaraja HS, Dauby G, Davidar P, DeWalt SJ, Doucet JL, Duque A, Durigan G, Eichhorn K, Eisenlohr PV, Eler E, Ewango C, Farwig N, Feeley K, Ferreira L, Field R, de Oliveira Filho AT, Fletcher C, Forshed O, Franco G, Fredriksson G, Gillespie T, Gillet JF, Amarnath G, Griffith DM, Grogan J, Gunatilleke N, Harris D, Harrison R, Hector A, Homeier J, Imai N, Itoh A, Jansen PA, Joly CA, de Jong BHJ, Kartawinata K, Kearsley E, Kelly DL, Kenfack D, Kessler M, Kitayama K, Kooyman R, Larney E, Laumonier Y, Laurance S, Laurance W, Lawes MJ, do Amaral IL, Letcher SG, Lindsell J, Lu X, Mansor A, Marjokorpi A, Martin EH, Meilby H, Melo FPL, Metcalfe D, Medjibe VP, Metzger JP, Millet J, Mohandass D, Montero JC, de Morisson Valeriano M, Mugerwa B, Nagamasu H, Nilus R, Ochoa-Gaona S, Onrizal, Page N, Parolin P, Parren M, Parthasarathy N, Paudel E, Permana A, Piedade MTF, Pitman N, Poorter L, Poulsen A, Poulsen J, Powers J, Prasad RC, Puyravaud JP, Razafimahaimodison JC, Reitsma J, dos Santos JR, Spironello WR, Romero-Saltos H, Rovero F, Rozak A, Ruokolainen K, Rutishauser E, Saiter F, Saner P, Santos BA, Santos F, Sarker SK, Satdichanh M, Schmitt CB, Schöngart J, Schulze M, Suganuma MS, Sheil D, da Silva Pinheiro E, Sist P, Stevart T, Sukumar R, Sun F, Sunderland T, Suresh HS, Suzuki E, Tabarelli M, Tang J, Targhetta N, Theilade I, Thomas DW, Tchouto P, Hurtado J, Valencia R, van Valkenburg J, Van Do T, Vasquez R, Verbeeck H, Adekunle V, Vieira SA, Webb C, Whitfeld T, Wich S, Williams J, Wittmann F, Wöll H, Yang X, Yao YA, Yap S, Yoneda T, Zahawi RA, Zakaria R, Zang R (2015) An estimate of the number of tropical tree species. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, USA (PNAS) 112: 7472-7477.

Sutcliffe L, Batary P, Becker T, Orci KM, Leuschner C (2015) Both local and landscape factors determine plant and Orthoptera diversity in the semi-natural grasslands of Transylvania, Romania. Biodiversity and Conservation 24: 229-245.

Sutcliffe L, Batáry P, Kormann U, Báldi A, Dicks LV, Herzon I, Kleijn D, Tryjanowski P, Apostolova I, Arlettaz R, Aunins A, Aviron S, Bale?entien? L, Fischer C, Halada L, Hartel T, Helm A, Hristov I, Jelaska SD, Kaligari? M, Kamp J, Klimek S, Koorberg P, Kostiuková J, Kovács-Hostyánszki A, Kuemmerle T, Leuschner C, Lindborg R, Loos J, Maccherini S, Marja R, Máthé O, Paulini I, Proença V, Rey-Benayas J, Sans FX, Seifert C, Stalenga J, Timaeus J, Török P, van Swaay C, Viik E, Tscharntke T (2015) Harnessing the biodiversity value of Central and Eastern European farmland. Diversity and Distributions 21: 722-730.

Tapia-Armijos MF, Homeier J, Espinosa CI, Leuschner C, de la Cruz M (2015) Deforestation and forest fragmentation in South Ecuador since the 1970s ? Losing a hotspot of biodiversity. PLOS ONE 10: e0133701.

Violita, Kotowska MM, Hertel D, Triadiati, Miftahudin, Anas I (2015) Transformation of lowland rainforest into oil palm plantations results in changes of leaf litter production and decomposition in Sumatra, Indonesia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences 6: 546-556.

Wagner B, Eryuan L, Xiaoxia L, Choimaa D, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2015) Carbon pools of semi-arid Picea crassifolia forests in the Qilian Mountains (north-eastern Tibetan Plateau). Forest Ecology and Management 343: 136-143.

Werner FA, Homeier J (2015) Is tropical montane forest heterogeneity promoted by a resource-driven feedback cycle? Evidence from nutrient relations, herbivory and litter decomposition along a topographical gradient. Functional Ecology 29: 430-440.

Wittich B, Homeier J, Leuschner C (2015) Ammonium, nitrate and glycine uptake of six Ecuadorian tropical montane forest tree species: an in situ pot experiment with saplings. Journal of Tropical Ecology 31: 139-152.

Zhang C, Vornam B, Volmer K, Prinz K, Kleemann F, Köhler L, Polle A, Finkeldey R (2015) Genetic diversity in aspen and its relation to arthropod abundance. Frontiers in Plant Science 5: 806.

Zimmermann J, Hauck M, Dulamsuren C, Leuschner C (2015) Climate warming-related growth decline affects Fagus sylvatica, but not other broad-leaved tree species in Central European mixed forests. Ecosystems 18: 560-572.

2014

Babel W, Biermann T, Coners H, Falge E, Seeber E, Ingrisch J, Schleuß P-M, Gerken T, Leonbacher J, Leipold T, Willinghöfer S, Schützenmeister K, Shibistova O, Becker L, Hafner S, Spielvogel S, Li X, Xu X, Sun Y, Zhang L, Yang Y, Ma Y, Wesche K, Graf H-F, Leuschner C, Guggenberger G, Kuzyakov Y, Miehe G, Foken T (2014) Pasture degradation modifies the water and carbon cycles of the Tibetan highlands. Biogeosciences 11: 6633-6656.

Camenzind T, Hempel S, Homeier J, Horn S, Velescu A, Wilcke W & Rillig MC (2014) Nitrogen and phosphorus additions impact arbuscular mycorrhizal abundance and molecular diversity in a tropical montane forest. Global Change Biology 20: 3646-3659.

Carsjens C, Ngoc Quynh N, Knutzen F, Meier IC, Müller M, Finkeldey R, Leuschner C, Polle A (2014) Intra-specific variations in expression of stress-related genes in beech progenies are stronger than drought-induced responses. Tree Physiology 34: 1348-1361.

Culmsee H, Schmidt M, Schmiedel I, Schacherer A, Meyer P, Leuschner C (2014) Predicting the distribution of forest habitat types using indicator species to facilitate systematic conservation planning. Ecological Indicators 37: 131-144.

Dittrich S, Jacob M, Bade C, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2014) The significance of deadwood for total bryophyte, lichen and vascular plant diversity in an old-growth spruce forest. Plant Ecology 215: 1123-1137.

Dulamsuren C, Khishigjargal M, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2014) Response of tree-ring width to climate warming and selective logging in larch forests of the Mongolian Altai. Journal of Plant Ecology 7: 24-38.

Glatthorn J, Beckschäfer P (2014) Standardizing the Protocol for Hemispherical Photographs: Accuracy Assessment of Binarization Algorithms. PLOS ONE 9: e111924.

Hajek P, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2014) Root order- and root age-dependent response of two poplar species to belowground competition. Plant and Soil 377: 337-355.

Hajek P, Leuschner C, Hertel D, Delzon S, Schuldt B (2014) Trade-offs between xylem hydraulic properties, wood anatomy and yield in Populus. Tree Physiology 34: 744-756.

Hauck M, Dulamsuren C, Badamdorj B, Kaman U, Ulzhan B, Erdenechuluun O, Sergei T, Tojoo E, Agadil S, Ulagvan B, Leuschner C (2014) Relationships between the diversity patterns of vascular plants, lichens and invertebrates in the Central Asian forest-steppe ecotone. Biodiversity and Conservation 23: 1105-1117.

Hoeber S, Leuschner C, Koehler L, Arias-Aguilar D, Schuldt B (2014) The importance of hydraulic conductivity and wood density to growth performance in eight tree species from a tropical semi-dry climate. Forest Ecology and Management 330: 126-136.

Hötker H, Dierschke V, Flade M, Leuschner C (2014) Diversitätsverluste in der Brutvogelwelt des Acker- und Grünlands. Natur und Landschaft 89: 410-416.

Jacob A, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2014) Diversity and species identity effects on fine root productivity and turnover in a species-rich temperate broad-leaved forest. Functional Plant Biology 41: 678-789.

Jantz N, Homeier J, Behling H (2014) Representativeness of tree diversity in the modern pollen rain of Andean montane forests. Journal of Vegetation Sience 25: 481-90.

Kessler M, Güdel R, Salazar L, Homeier J, Kluge J (2014) Impact of mycorrhization on the abundance, growth and leaf nutrient status of ferns along a tropical elevational gradient. Oecologia 175: 887-900.

Kessler M, Toivonen J, Sylvester S, Kluge J, Hertel D (2014) Elevational patterns of Polylepis tree height (Rosaceae) in the high Andes of Peru: role of human impact and climatic conditions. Frontiers in Plant Science 5: 194.

Khishigjargal M, Dulamsuren C, Leuschner HH, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2014) Climate effects on inter- and intra-annual larch stemwood anomalies in the Mongolian forest-steppe. Acta Oecologica 55: 113-121.

Krause B, Wesche K, Culmsee H, Leuschner C (2014) Diversitätsverluste und floristischer Wandel im Grünland seit 1950. Natur und Landschaft 89: 399-404.

Legner N, Fleck S, Leuschner C (2014) Within-canopy variation in photosynthetic capacity, SLA and foliar N in temperate broad-leaved trees with contrasting shade tolerance. Trees 28: 263-280.

Leuschner C, Krause B, Meyer S, Bartels M (2014) Strukturwandel im Acker- und Grünland Niedersachsens und Schleswig-Holsteins seit 1950. Natur  und Landschaft 89: 386-391.

Leuschner C, Wulf M, Bäuchler P, Hertel D (2014) Forest continuity as a key determinant of soil carbon and nutrient storage in beech forests on sandy soils in Northern Germany. Ecosystems 17: 497-511.

Meier IC, Leuschner C (2014) Nutrient dynamics along a precipitation gradient in European beech forests. Biogeochemistry 120: 51-69.

Meyer S, Hoeber S, Nehring S, Leuschner C (2014) Konsequenzen des Bioenergiepflanzenanbaus für die Segetalvegetation. Natur und Landschaft 89: 429-433.

Meyer S, van Elsen T, Blümlein B, Kaerlein M, Metzner J, Gottwald F, Wehke S, Dietrich M, Wahmhoff W, Stock R, Leuschner C (2014) Agrobiodiversitätsschutz durch Schutzäcker. Das Projekt ?100 Äcker für die Vielfalt?. Natur und Landschaft 89: 434-441.

Meyer S, Wesche K, Krause B, Brütting C, Hensen I, Leuschner C 2014. Diversitätsverluste und floristischer Wandel im Ackerland seit 1950. Natur und Landschaft 89: 392-398.

Mölder I, Leuschner C (2014) European beech grows better and is less drought sensitive in mixed than in pure stands: tree neighbourhood effects on radial increment. Trees 28: 777-792.

Moser G, Schuldt B, Hertel D, Horna V, Coners H, Barus H, Leuschner C (2014) Replicated throughfall exclusion experiment in an Indonesian perhumid rainforest: wood production, litter fall and fine root growth under simulated drought. Global Change Biology 20: 1481-1497.

Schleuß P-M, Heitkamp F, Leuschner C, Fender A-C, Jungkunst HF (2014) Higher subsoil carbon storage in species-rich than species-poor temperate forests. Environmentol Research Letters 9: 014007.

Schmidt-Walter P, Richter F, Herbst M, Schuldt B, Lamersdorf NP (2014) Transpiration and water use strategies of a young and a full-grownshort rotation coppice differing in canopy cover and leaf area. Agriculture and Forest Meteorology 195-196: 165-178.

Seifert C, Leuschner C, Meyer S, Culmsee H (2014) Inter-relationships between crop type, management intensity and light transmissivity in annual crop systems and their effect on farmland plant diversity. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 195: 173-182.

Steffen K, Becker T, Leuschner C (2014) Diversitätsverluste und floristischer Wandel in der Fließgewässervegetation seit 1950. Natur und Landschaft 89: 405-409.

Steffen K, Leuschner C, Müller U, Wiegleb G, Becker T (2014) Relationships between macrophyte vegetation and physical and chemical conditions in northwest German running waters. Aquatic Botany 113: 46-55.

Sutcliffe LME, Öllerer K, Roellig M. (2014) Wood-pasture management in Southern Transylvania (Romania): from communal to where? In: T. Hartel, T. Plieninger (Hg.) European wood-pastures in transition: a social-ecological approach. Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 219-29.

Toivonen J, Horna V, Kessler M, Ruokolainen K, Hertel D (2014) Interspecific variation in functional traits in relation to species climatic niche optima in Andean Polylepis (Rosaceae) tree species: evidence for climatic adaptations. Functional Plant Biology 41: 301-312.

Turtureanu PD, Palpurina S, Becker T, Dolnik C, Ruprecht E, Sutcliffe LME, Szabo A, Dengler J (2014) Scale- and taxon-dependent biodiversity patterns of dry grassland vegetation in Transylvania (Romania). Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 182: 15-24.

Valtanen K, Eissfeller V, Beyer F, Hertel D, Scheu S, Polle A (2014) Carbon and nitrogen fluxes between beech and their ectomycorrhizal assemblage. Mycorrhiza 24: 645-650.

2013

Ashford OS, Foster WA, Turner BL, Sayer EJ, Sutcliffe LME, Tanner EVJ (2013) Litter manipulation and the soil arthropod community in a lowland tropical rainforest. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 62: 5-12.

Batáry P, Sutcliffe LME, Dormann CF, Tscharntke T (2013) Organic Farming Favours Insect-Pollinated over Non-Insect Pollinated Forbs in Meadows and Wheat Fields. PLOS ONE 8: e54818.

Beyer F, Hertel D, Jung K, Fender A-C, Leuschner C (2013) Competition effects on fine root survival of Fagus syvlatica and Fraxinus excelsior. Forest Ecology and Management 302: 14-22.

Beyer F, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2013) Fine root morphological and functional traits in Fagus sylvatica and Fraxinus excelsior saplings as dependent on species, root order and competition. Plant and Soil 373: 143-156.

Brambach F, Nooteboom H, Culmsee H (2013) Magnolia sulawesiana described, and a key to the species of Magnolia (Magnoliaceae) occurring in Sulawesi. Blumea 58: 271-276.

Cesarz S, Fender A-C, Beyer F, Valtanen K, Pfeiffer B, Gansert D, Hertel D, Polle A, Daniel R, Leuschner C, Scheu S (2013). Beech promotes rhizosphere functioning by favouring fungi. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 61: 23-32.

Chenlemuge T, Hertel D, Dulamsuren C, Khishigjargal M, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2013) Extremely low fine root biomass in Larix sibirica forests at the southern drought limit of the boreal forest. Flora 208: 488-496.

Culmsee H, Leuschner C (2013) Consistent patterns of elevational change in tree taxonomic and phylogenetic diversity across Malesian mountain forests. Journal of Biogeography 40: 1997-2010.

Dittrich S, Hauck M, Jacob M, Rommerskirchen A, Leuschner C (2013) Response of ground vegetation and epiphyte diversity to natural age dynamics in a Central European mountain spruce forest. Journal of Vegetation Science 24: 675-687.

Dittrich S, Hauck M, Schweigatz D, Dörfler I, Hühne R, Bade C, Jacob M, Leuschner C (2013) Separating forest continuity from tree age effects on plant diversity in the ground and epiphyte vegetation of a Central European mountain spruce forest. Flora 208: 238-246.

Druckenbrod C, Meyer S (2013) Produktionsintegrierte Kompensationsmaßnahmen (PIK) in Thüringen - landwirtschaftliche Akzeptanz und naturschutzfachliche Aufwertung von Ackerflächen. Landschaftspflege und Naturschutz in Thüringen / Thüringer Landesanstalt für Umwelt und Geologie 50: 31-35.

Dulamsuren C, Hauck M, Leuschner C (2013) Seedling emergence and establishment of Pinus sylvestris in the Mongolian forest-steppe ecotone. Plant Ecology 214: 139-152.

Dulamsuren C, Wommelsdorf T, Zhao F, Xue Y, Zhumadilov BZ, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2013) Increased summer temperatures reduce the growth and regeneration of Larix sibirica in southern boreal forests of eastern Kazakhstan. Ecosystems 16: 1391-1403.

Eisfeller V, Beyer F, Valtanen K, Hertel D, Maraun M, Polle A, Scheu S (2013) Incorporation of plant carbon and microbial nitrogen into the rhizosphere food web of beech and ash. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 62: 76-81.

Fender A-C, Gansert D, Jungkunst HF, Fiedler S, Beyer F, Schützenmeister K, Thiele B, Valtanen K, Polle A, Leuschner C (2013) Root-induced tree species effects on the source/sink strength for greenhouse gases (CH4, N2O and CO2) of a temperate deciduous forest soil. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 57: 587?597.

Fender A-C, Leuschner C, Schützenmeister K, Gansert D, Jungkunst HF (2012) Rhizosphere effects of tree species ? large reduction of N2O emissions by saplings of ash, but not of beech, in temperate forest soil. European Journal of Soil Biology 54: 7-15.

Härdtle W, Niemeyer T, Assmann T, Aulinger A, Fichtner A, Lang A, Leuschner C, Neuwirth B, Pfister L, Quante M, Ries C, Schuldt A, von Oheimb G (2013) Climate responses of tree-ring width and ?13C signatures of sessile oak (Quercus petraea Liebl.) on soils with contrasting water supply. Plant Ecology 214: 1147-1156.

Hajek P, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2013) Intraspecific variation in root and leaf traits and leaf-root trait linkages in eight aspen demes (Populus tremula and P. tremuloides). Frontiers in Plant Science 4:415.

Hamer U, Potthast K, Wilcke W, Wullaert H, Valarezo C, Sandmann D, Maraun M, Scheu S, Homeier J (2013) Nutrient additions affecting matter turnover in forest and pasture ecosystems. n: Bendix J, Beck E, Bräuning A, Makeschin F, Mosandl R, Scheu S, Wilcke W (eds) Ecosystem Services, Biodiversity and Environmental Change in a Tropical Mountain Ecosystem of South Ecuador. Ecological Studies 221, Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 297-314.

Hauck M, Böning J, Jacob M, Dittrich S, Feussner I, Leuschner C (2013) Lichen substance concentrations in the lichen Hypogymnia physodes are correlated with heavy metal concentrations in the substratum. Environmental and Experimental Botany 85: 58-63.

Hauck M, de Bruyn U, Leuschner C (2013) Dramatic diversity losses in epiphytic lichens in temperate broad-leaved forests during the last 150 years. Biological Conservation 157: 136-145.

Hauck M, Jacob M, Dittrich S, Bade C, Leuschner C (2013) Natürliche Walddynamik und ihr Wert für Biodiversität und Ökosystemfunktionen: Ergebnisse einer Fallstudie aus dem Harz. Forstarchiv 84: 75-80.

Hauck M, Tonsberg T, Mayrhofer H, Breuss O (2013) Lichen-forming and lichenicolous fungi new to Kazakhstan. Herzogia 26: 103-116.

Hauck M, Tonsberg T, Mayrhofer H, de Bruyn U, Enkhtuya O, Javkhlan S (2013) New records of lichen species from western Mongolia. Folia Cryptogamica Estonica 50: 13-22.

Hertel D, Strecker T, Müller-Haubold H, Leuschner C (2013) Fine root biomass and dynamics in beech forests across a precipitation gradient ? is optimal resource partitioning theory applicable to water-limited mature trees? Journal of Ecology 101: 1183-1200.

Homeier J, Leuschner C, Bräuning A, Cumbicus NL, Hertel D, Martinson GO, Spannl S, Veldkamp E (2013). Effects of nutrient addition on the productivity of montane forests and implications for the carbon cycle. In: Bendix J, Beck E, Bräuning A, Makeschin F, Mosandl R, Scheu S, Wilcke W (eds) Ecosystem Services, Biodiversity and Environmental Change in a Tropical Mountain Ecosystem of South Ecuador. Ecological Studies 221, Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 315-329.

Homeier J, Werner F, Gawlik J, Peters T, Diertl KH, Richter M (2013) Plant diversity and its relevance for the provision of Ecosystem services. In: Bendix J, Beck E, Bräuning A, Makeschin F, Mosandl R, Scheu S, Wilcke W (eds) Ecosystem Services, Biodiversity and Environmental Change in a Tropical Mountain Ecosystem of South Ecuador. Ecological Studies 221, Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 93-106.

Jacob A, Hertel D, Leuschner C (2013) On the significance of belowground overyielding in temperate mixed forests: separating species identity and species diversity effects. Oikos 122: 463-473.

Jacob M, Bade C, Calvete H, Dittrich S, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2013) Significance of over-mature and decaying trees for carbon stocks in a Central European natural spruce forest. Ecosystems 16: 336-346.

Jantz N, Homeier J, León-Yánez S, Moscoso A, Behling H (2013) Trapping pollen in the tropics - Comparing modern pollen rain spectra of different pollen traps and surface samples across Andean vegetation zones. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 193: 57-69 .

Khishigjargal M, Dulamsuren C, Lkhagvadorj D, Leuschner C, Hauck M (2013) Contrasting responses of seedling and sapling densities to livestock density in the Mongolian forest-steppe. Plant Ecology 214: 1391-1403.

Köcher P, Horna V, Leuschner C (2013) Stem water storage in five coexisting temperate broad-leaved tree species: significance, temporal dynamics and dependence on tree functional traits. Tree Physiology 33: 817-832.

Kottke I, Setaro S, Haug I, Herrera P, Cruz D, Fries A, Gawlik J, Homeier J, Werner F, Gerique A, Suárez JP (2013) Mycorrhiza networks promote biodiversity and stabilize the tropical mountain rain forest ecosystem? perspectives for understanding complex communities. In: Bendix J, Beck E, Bräuning A, Makeschin F, Mosandl R, Scheu S, Wilcke W (eds) Ecosystem Services, Biodiversity and Environmental Change in a Tropical Mountain Ecosystem of South Ecuador. Ecological Studies 221, Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 187-203

Legner N, Fleck S, Leuschner C (2013) Low-light acclimation in five temperate broad-leaved tree species of different successional status: the significance of a shade canopy. Annals of Forest Science 70: 557-570.

Leuschner C (2013) Vegetation and ecosystems. In: Van der Maarel E, Franklin J (eds) Vegetation ecology. 2nd. ed. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK, pp. 285-307.

Leuschner C, Bäuchler P, Wulf M, Hertel D (2013) Soil C and nutrient stores under Scots pine afforestations compared to ancient beech forests in the German Pleistocene: the role of tree species and forest history. Forest Ecology and Management 310: 405-415.

Leuschner C, Gebel S, Rose L (2013) Root trait responses of six grassland species to intensive mowing and NPK fertilisation: a field study in a temperate grassland. Plant and Soil 373: 687-698.

Leuschner C, Moser G, Hertel D, Erasmi S, Leitner D, Culmsee H, Schuldt B, Schwendenmann L (2013) Conversion of tropical moist forest into cacao agroforest: Consequences for carbon pools and annual C sequestration. Agroforestry Systems 87: 1173-1187.

Leuschner C, Wesche K, Meyer S, Krause B, Steffen K, Becker T, Culmsee H (2013) Veränderungen und Verarmung in der Offenlandvegetation Norddeutschlands seit den 1950er Jahren: Wiederholungsaufnahmen in Äckern, Grünland und Fließgewässern. Berichte der Reinhold-Tüxen-Gesellschaft, 25: 166-182.

Leuschner C, Zach A, Moser G, Homeier J, Graefe S, Hertel D, Wittich B, Soethe N, Iost S, Röderstein M, Horna V, Wolf K (2013) The carbon balance of tropical mountain forests along an altitudinal transect, Southern Ecuador. In: Bendix J, Beck E, Bräuning A, Makeschin F, Mosandl R, Scheu S, Wilcke W (eds) Ecosystem Services, Biodiversity and Environmental Change in a Tropical Mountain Ecosystem of South Ecuador. Ecological Studies 221, Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 117-139.

Lkhagvadorj D, Hauck M, Dulamsuren C, Tsogtbaatar J (2013) Pastoral nomadism in the forest-steppe ecotone of the Mongolian Altai under a changing economy and a warming climate. Journal of Arid Environments 88: 82-89.

Meier IC, Avis PG, Phillips RP (2013) Fungal communities influence root exudation rates in pine seedlings. FEMS Microbial Ecology 83: 585-95.

Meier IC, Angert A, Falik O, Shelef O, Rachmilevitch S (2013) Increased root oxygen uptake in pea plants responding to non-self neighbors. Planta 238: 577-586.

Meyer S, Hilbig W, Steffen K, Schuch S (2013) Ackerwildkrautschutz - Eine Bibliographie. Bundesamt für Naturschutz, Bonn: BfN, Seiten: 224.

Meyer S, Wesche K, Krause B, Leuschner C (2013) Dramatic losses of specialist arable plants in Central Germany since the 1950s/60s ? an cross-regional analysis. Diversity and Distributions 19: 1175-1187.

Meyer S, Wesche K, Krause B, Leuschner C (2013) Veränderungen in der Segetalflora in den letzten Jahrzehnten und mögliche Konsequenzen für Agrarvögel. Mitteilungen aus dem Julius Kühn-Institut 442: 66-80.

Müller A, Horna V, Kleemann F, Vornam B, Leuschner C