Publications 2008

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Ebeling A, Klein A-M, Schumacher J, Weisser WW, Tscharntke T (2008): How does plant richness affect pollinator richness and temporal stability of flower visits? Oikos 117: 1808-1815

Blüthgen N, Fründ J, Vázquez DF, Menzel F (2008): What do interaction network metrics tell us about specialization and biological traits? Ecology 89: 3387–3399

Poveda K, Gómez MI, Martínez E (2008): Diversification practices: their effect on pest regulation and production. Revista Colombiana de Entomología 34: 131-144

Batáry P, Kovács A, Báldi A (2008): Management effects on carabid beetles and spiders in Central Hungarian grasslands and cereal fields. Community Ecology 9: 247-254

Dormann CF, Gruber B, Fründ J (2008): Introducing the bipartite Package: Analysing Ecological Networks. RNews 8: 8-11 OPEN ACCESS

Batáry P, Örvössy N, Kőrösi Á, Peregovits L (2008): Egg distribution of the southern festoon (Zerynthia polyxena) (Lepidoptera, Papilionidae). Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 54: 401–410.

Batáry P, Báldi A, Samu F, Szüts T, Erdös S (2008): Are spiders reacting to local or landscape scale effects in Hungarian pastures? Biological Conservation 141: 2062-2070. supplements

Abrahamczyks S, Kessler M, Putra DD, Waltert M, Tscharntke T (2008): The value of differently managed cacao plantations for forest bird conservation in Sulawesi, Indonesia. Bird Conservation International 18: 349–362.

Aizen MA, Garibaldi LA, Cunningham SA, Klein AM (2008): Long-term global trends in crop yield and production reveal no current pollination shortage but increasing pollinator dependency. Current Biology 18: 1–4.

Trnka A, Prokop P, Batáry P (2008): Dummy birds in artificial nest studies: an experiment with Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio. Bird Study 55: 329–331.

Ariyanti NS, Bos MM, Kartawinata K, Tjitrosoedirdjo SS, Guhardja E, Gradstein SR (2008): Bryophytes on tree trunks in natural forests, selectively logged forests and cacao agroforests in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Biological Conservation 14: 2516 -2527.

Clough Y, Kruess A, Tscharntke T (2008): Corrigendum to "Organic versus conventional arable farming systems: Functional grouping helps understand staphylinid response" [Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. 118 (2007) 285-290]. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 128: 198.

Traugott M, Bell JR, Broad GR, Powell W, van Veen FJF, Vollhardt IMG, Symondson WOC (2008): Endoparasitism in cereal aphids: molecular analysis of a whole parasitoid community. Molecular Ecology 17: 3928-3938.

Specht J, Scherber C, Unsicker SB, Köhler G, Weisser WW (2008): Diversity and beyond: plant functional identity determines herbivore performance. Journal of Animal Ecology 77: 1047-1055.

Hoehn P, Tscharntke T, Tylianakis JM, Steffan-Dewenter I (2008): Functional group diversity of bee pollinators increases crop yield. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 275: 2283-2291.

Milcu A, Partsch S, Scherber C, Weisser WW, Scheu S (2008): Earthworms amd legumes control litter decomposition in a plant diversity gradient. Ecology 89: 1872-1882.

Jungkunst HF, Flessa H, Scherber C, Fiedler S (2008): Groundwater level controls CO2, N2O and CH4 fluxes of three different hydromorphic soil types of a temperate forest ecosystem. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 40: 2047-2054.

Vollhardt IMG, Tscharntke T, Wäckers FL, Bianchi FJJA, Thies C (2008): Diversity of cereal aphid parasitoids in simple and complex landscapes. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 126: 289-292.

Steffan-Dewenter I, Schiele S (2008): Do resources or natural enemies drive bee population dynamics in fragmented habitats? Ecology 89: 1375-1387.

Tylianakis JM, Rand TA, Kahmen A, Klein A-M, Buchmann N, Perner J, Tscharntke T (2008): Resource Heterogeneity Moderates the Biodiversity-Function Relationship in Real World Ecosystems. PLoS Biology 6: e122, 947-956. Appendizes.

Klein A-M, Cunningham SA, Bos M, Steffan-Dewenter I (2008): Advances in pollination ecology from tropical plantation crops. Ecology 89: 935-943. Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C.

Tscharntke T, Sekercioglu CH, Dietsch TV, Sodhi NS, Hoehn P, Tylianakis JM (2008): Landscape constraints on functional diversity of birds and insects in tropical agroecosystems. Ecology 89: 944-951. Appendix A, Appendix B.

Thies C, Steffan-Dewenter I, Tscharntke T (2008): Interannual landscape changes influence plant-herbivore-parasitoid interactions. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 125: 266-268.

Teodoro A, Klein A-M, Tscharntke T (2008): Environmentally mediated coffee pest densities in relation to agroforestry management, using hierarchical partitioning analyses. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 125:120-126.

Veddeler D, Olschewski R, Tscharntke T, Klein A-M (2008): The contribution of non-managed social bees to coffee production: new economic insights based on farm-scale yield data. Agroforestry Systems 73: 109-114.

Ricketts TH, Regetz J, Steffan-Dewenter I, Cunningham SA, Kremen C, Bogdanski A, Gemmill-Herren B, Greenleaf SS, Klein AM, Mayfield MM, Morandin LA, Ochieng A, Viana BF (2008): Landscape effects on crop pollination services: are there general patterns? Ecology Letters 11: 499-515.

Holzschuh A, Steffan-Dewenter I, Tscharntke T (2008): Agricultural landscapes with organic crops support higher pollinator diversity. Oikos 117: 354-361.

Lozada T, de Koning GHJ, Kessler M, Klein A-M, Tscharntke T (2008):Geographical range size of tropical plants influences their response to anthropogenic activities. Diversity and Distributions 14: 59-68.

Klein A-M, Olschewski R, Kremen C (2008): The Ecosystem Service Controversy: Is There Sufficient Evidence for a "Pollination Paradox"? GAIA 17: 12-16.

Bos MM, Tylianakis JM, Steffan-Dewenter I, Tscharntke T (2008): The invasive Yellow Crazy Ant and the decline of forest ant diversity in Indonesian cacao agroforests. Biological Invasions 10: 1399–1409.

Schmidt MH, Carsten Thies C, Wolfgang Nentwig W, Tscharntke T (2008): Contrasting responses of arable spiders to the landscape matrix at different spatial scales. Journal of Biogeography 35: 157-166.