Publications 2019

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Wenzel, A., Grass, I., Belavadi, V.V., Tscharntke, T., 2019. How urbanization is driving pollinator diversity and pollination – A systematic review. Biological Conservation 108321. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2019.108321 PDF

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Ripple, W.J., Wolf, C., Newsome, T.M., Barnard, P., Moomaw, W.R., n.d. World Scientists’ Warning of a Climate Emergency. BioScience. https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biz088 PDF

Darras, K.F.A., Corre, M.D., Formaglio, G., Tjoa, A., Potapov, A., Brambach, F., Sibhatu, K.T., Grass, I., Rubiano, A.A., Buchori, D., Drescher, J., Fardiansah, R., Hölscher, D., Irawan, B., Kneib, T., Krashevska, V., Krause, A., Kreft, H., Li, K., Maraun, M., Polle, A., Ryadin, A.R., Rembold, K., Stiegler, C., Scheu, S., Tarigan, S., Valdés-Uribe, A., Yadi, S., Tscharntke, T., Veldkamp, E., 2019. Reducing Fertilizer and Avoiding Herbicides in Oil Palm Plantations—Ecological and Economic Valuations. Front. For. Glob. Change 2. https://doi.org/10.3389/ffgc.2019.00065 PDF

Hines, J., Ebeling, A., Barnes, A.D., Brose, U., Scherber, C., Scheu, S., Tscharntke, T., Weisser, W.W., Giling, D.P., Klein, A.M., Eisenhauer, N., 2019. Mapping change in biodiversity and ecosystem function research: food webs foster integration of experiments and science policy, in: Eisenhauer, N., Bohan, D.A., Dumbrell, A.J. (Eds.), Advances in Ecological Research, Mechanisms Underlying the Relationship between Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function. Academic Press, pp. 297–322. https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.aecr.2019.06.008 PDF

Eisenhauer, N., Schielzeth, H., Barnes, A.D., Barry, K.E., Bonn, A., Brose, U., Bruelheide, H., Buchmann, N., Buscot, F., Ebeling, A., Ferlian, O., Freschet, G.T., Giling, D.P., Hättenschwiler, S., Hillebrand, H., Hines, J., Isbell, F., Koller-France, E., König-Ries, B., de Kroon, H., Meyer, S.T., Milcu, A., Müller, J., Nock, C.A., Petermann, J.S., Roscher, C., Scherber, C., Scherer-Lorenzen, M., Schmid, B., Schnitzer, S.A., Schuldt, A., Tscharntke, T., Türke, M., van Dam, N.M., van der Plas, F., Vogel, A., Wagg, C., Wardle, D.A., Weigelt, A., Weisser, W.W., Wirth, C., Jochum, M., 2019. Chapter One - A multitrophic perspective on biodiversity–ecosystem functioning research, in: Eisenhauer, N., Bohan, D.A., Dumbrell, A.J. (Eds.), Advances in Ecological Research, Mechanisms Underlying the Relationship between Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function. Academic Press, pp. 1–54. https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.aecr.2019.06.001 PDF

Dainese, M., Martin, E.A., Aizen, M.A., Albrecht, M., Bartomeus, I., Bommarco, R., Carvalheiro, L.G., Chaplin-Kramer, R., Gagic, V., Garibaldi, L.A., Ghazoul, J., Grab, H., Jonsson, M., Karp, D.S., Kennedy, C.M., Kleijn, D., Kremen, C., Landis, D.A., Letourneau, D.K., Marini, L., Poveda, K., Rader, R., Smith, H.G., Tscharntke, T., Andersson, G.K.S., Badenhausser, I., Baensch, S., Bezerra, A.D.M., Bianchi, F.J.J.A., Boreux, V., Bretagnolle, V., Caballero-Lopez, B., Cavigliasso, P., Ćetković, A., Chacoff, N.P., Classen, A., Cusser, S., Silva, F.D. da S. e, Groot, G.A. de, Dudenhöffer, J.H., Ekroos, J., Fijen, T., Franck, P., Freitas, B.M., Garratt, M.P.D., Gratton, C., Hipólito, J., Holzschuh, A., Hunt, L., Iverson, A.L., Jha, S., Keasar, T., Kim, T.N., Kishinevsky, M., Klatt, B.K., Klein, A.-M., Krewenka, K.M., Krishnan, S., Larsen, A.E., Lavigne, C., Liere, H., Maas, B., Mallinger, R.E., Pachon, E.M., Martínez-Salinas, A., Meehan, T.D., Mitchell, M.G.E., Molina, G.A.R., Nesper, M., Nilsson, L., O’Rourke, M.E., Peters, M.K., Plećaš, M., Potts, S.G., Ramos, D. de L., Rosenheim, J.A., Rundlöf, M., Rusch, A., Sáez, A., Scheper, J., Schleuning, M., Schmack, J.M., Sciligo, A.R., Seymour, C., Stanley, D.A., Stewart, R., Stout, J.C., Sutter, L., Takada, M.B., Taki, H., Tamburini, G., Tschumi, M., Viana, B.F., Westphal, C., Willcox, B.K., Wratten, S.D., Yoshioka, A., Zaragoza-Trello, C., Zhang, W., Zou, Y., Steffan-Dewenter, I., 2019. A global synthesis reveals biodiversity-mediated benefits for crop production. Science Advances 5, eaax0121. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aax0121 PDF

Manning, P., Loos, J., Barnes, A., Batary, P., Bianchi, F., Buchmann, N., Deyn, G.B., Ebeling, A., Eisenhauer, N., Fischer, M., Fründ, J., Grass, I., Isselstein, J., Jochum, M., Klein, A., Klingenberg, E., Landis, D., Leps, J., Lindborg, R., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Transferring biodiversity-ecosystem function research to the management of ‘real-world’ ecosystems. https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.aecr.2019.06.009 PDF

Ocampo-Ariza, C., Denis, K., Njie Motombi, F., Bobo, K.S., Kreft, H., Waltert, M., 2019. Extinction thresholds and negative responses of Afrotropical ant-following birds to forest cover loss in oil palm and agroforestry landscapes. Basic and Applied Ecology 39, 26–37. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.baae.2019.06.008 PDF

Metzger, J.P., Bustamante, M.M.C., Ferreira, J., Fernandes, G.W., Librán-Embid, F., Pillar, V.D., Prist, P.R., Rodrigues, R.R., Vieira, I.C.G., Overbeck, G.E., 2019. Why Brazil needs its Legal Reserves. Perspectives in Ecology and Conservation. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pecon.2019.07.002 PDF

Wyckhuys, K.A.G., Wongtiem, P., Rauf, A., Thancharoen, A., Heimpel, G.E., Le, N.T.T., Fanani, M.Z., Gurr, G.M., Lundgren, J.G., Burra, D.D., Palao, L.K., Hyman, G., Graziosi, I., Le, V.X., Cock, M.J.W., Tscharntke, T., Wratten, S.D., Nguyen, L.V., You, M., Lu, Y., Ketelaar, J.W., Goergen, G., Neuenschwander, P., 2018. Continental-scale suppression of an invasive pest by a host-specific parasitoid underlines both environmental and economic benefits of arthropod biological control. PeerJ 6, e5796. https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5796 PDF

Marja, R., Kleijn, D., Tscharntke, T., Klein, A., Frank, T., Batáry, P., 2019. Effectiveness of agri‐environmental management on pollinators is moderated more by ecological contrast than by landscape structure or land‐use intensity. Ecol Lett ele.13339. https://doi.org/10.1111/ele.13339 PDF

Sirami, C., Gross, N., Baillod, A.B., Bertrand, C., Carrié, R., Hass, A., Henckel, L., Miguet, P., Vuillot, C., Alignier, A., Girard, J., Batáry, P., Clough, Y., Violle, C., Giralt, D., Bota, G., Badenhausser, I., Lefebvre, G., Gauffre, B., Vialatte, A., Calatayud, F., Gil-Tena, A., Tischendorf, L., Mitchell, S., Lindsay, K., Georges, R., Hilaire, S., Recasens, J., Solé-Senan, X.O., Robleño, I., Bosch, J., Barrientos, J.A., Ricarte, A., Marcos-Garcia, M.Á., Miñano, J., Mathevet, R., Gibon, A., Baudry, J., Balent, G., Poulin, B., Burel, F., Tscharntke, T., Bretagnolle, V., Siriwardena, G., Ouin, A., Brotons, L., Martin, J.-L., Fahrig, L., 2019. Increasing crop heterogeneity enhances multitrophic diversity across agricultural regions. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 201906419. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1906419116 PDF SI

Chaplin-Kramer, R., O’Rourke, M., Schellhorn, N., Zhang, W., Robinson, B.E., Gratton, C., Rosenheim, J.A., Tscharntke, T., Karp, D.S., 2019. Measuring What Matters: Actionable Information for Conservation Biocontrol in Multifunctional Landscapes. Front. Sustain. Food Syst. 3, 60. https://doi.org/10.3389/fsufs.2019.00060 PDF

Wu, P., Axmacher, J.C., Li, X., Song, X., Yu, Z., Xu, H., Tscharntke, T., Westphal, C., Liu, Y., 2019. Contrasting effects of natural shrubland and plantation forests on bee assemblages at neighboring apple orchards in Beijing, China. Biological Conservation 237, 456–462. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2019.07.029 PDF

Gayer, C., Lövei, G.L., Magura, T., Dieterich, M., Batáry, P., 2019. Carabid functional diversity is enhanced by conventional flowering fields, organic winter cereals and edge habitats. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 284, 106579. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2019.106579 PDF

Scherber, C., Beduschi, T., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Novel approaches to sampling pollinators in whole landscapes: a lesson for landscape-wide biodiversity monitoring. Landscape Ecol 34, 1057–1067. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10980-018-0757-2 PDF

Martin, E.A., Dainese, M., Clough, Y., Báldi, A., Bommarco, R., Gagic, V., Garratt, M.P.D., Holzschuh, A., Kleijn, D., Kovács‐Hostyánszki, A., Marini, L., Potts, S.G., Smith, H.G., Al Hassan, D., Albrecht, M., Andersson, G.K.S., Asís, J.D., Aviron, S., Balzan, M.V., Baños‐Picón, L., Bartomeus, I., Batáry, P., Burel, F., Caballero‐López, B., Concepción, E.D., Coudrain, V., Dänhardt, J., Diaz, M., Diekötter, T., Dormann, C.F., Duflot, R., Entling, M.H., Farwig, N., Fischer, C., Frank, T., Garibaldi, L.A., Hermann, J., Herzog, F., Inclán, D., Jacot, K., Jauker, F., Jeanneret, P., Kaiser, M., Krauss, J., Le Féon, V., Marshall, J., Moonen, A., Moreno, G., Riedinger, V., Rundlöf, M., Rusch, A., Scheper, J., Schneider, G., Schüepp, C., Stutz, S., Sutter, L., Tamburini, G., Thies, C., Tormos, J., Tscharntke, T., Tschumi, M., Uzman, D., Wagner, C., Zubair‐Anjum, M., Steffan‐Dewenter, I., 2019. The interplay of landscape composition and configuration: new pathways to manage functional biodiversity and agroecosystem services across Europe. Ecol Lett ele.13265. https://doi.org/10.1111/ele.13265 PDF

Darras, K., Batáry, P., Furnas, B.J., Grass, I., Mulyani, Y.A., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Autonomous sound recording outperforms human observation for sampling birds: a systematic map and user guide. Ecological Applications 0, e01954. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.1954 PDF

Rossetti, M.R., Rösch, V., Videla, M., Tscharntke, T., Batáry, P., 2019. Insect and plant traits drive local and landscape effects on herbivory in grassland fragments. Ecosphere 10, e02717. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.2717 PDF

Vollhardt, I.M.G., Ye, Z., Parth, N., Rubbmark, O., Fründ, J., Traugott, M., 2019. Influence of plant fertilisation on cereal aphid-primary parasitoid-secondary parasitoid networks in simple and complex landscapes. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 281, 47–55. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2019.04.030 PDF

Kormann, U.G., Scherber, C., Tscharntke, T., Batáry, P., Rösch, V., 2019. Connectedness of habitat fragments boosts conservation benefits for butterflies, but only in landscapes with little cropland. Landscape Ecol 34, 1045–1056. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10980-019-00835-6 PDF

Topp, E.N., Loos, J., 2019. Local and landscape level variables influence butterfly diversity in critically endangered South African renosterveld. J Insect Conserv 23, 225–237. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10841-018-0104-6 PDF

Weier, S.M., Linden, V.M.G., Grass, I., Tscharntke, T., Taylor, P.J., 2019. The use of bat houses as day roosts in macadamia orchards, South Africa. PeerJ 7, e6954. https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.6954 PDF

Linden, V.M.G., Grass, I., Joubert, E., Tscharntke, T., Weier, S.M., Taylor, P.J., n.d. Ecosystem services and disservices by birds, bats and monkeys change with macadamia landscape heterogeneity. Journal of Applied Ecology 56, 2069–2078. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13424 PDF

Krishna, V.V., Darras, K., Grass, I., Mulyani, Y.A., Prawiradilaga, D.M., Tscharntke, T., Qaim, M., 2019. Wildlife trade and consumer preference for species rarity: an examination of caged-bird markets in Sumatra. Envir. Dev. Econ. 1–22. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1355770X19000081 PDF

Weier, S.M., Moodley, Y., Fraser, M.F., Linden, V.M.G., Grass, I., Tscharntke, T., Taylor, P.J., 2019. Insect pest consumption by bats in macadamia orchards established by molecular diet analyses. Global Ecology and Conservation e00626. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2019.e00626 PDF

Armbrecht, I., Ulloa-Chacón, P., Montoya-Lerma, J., Rivera, L., Zabala, G., García, R., C. Gallego, M., Herrera, J., Henao, N., Sanabria, C., Achury, R., Santamaría, C., Escobar, S., Jiménez, E., 2019. Capítulo 8. Ecología. pp. 175–201. PDF

Escobar-Ramírez, S., Grass, I., Armbrecht, I., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Biological control of the coffee berry borer: main natural enemies, control success, and landscape influence. Biological Control. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2019.05.011 PDF

Li, K., Tscharntke, T., Saintes, B., Buchori, D., Grass, I., 2019. Critical factors limiting pollination success in oil palm: A systematic review. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 280, 152–160. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2019.05.001 PDF

Kühnert, K., Grass, I., Waltert, M., 2019. Sacred groves hold distinct bird assemblages within an afrotropical Savanna. Global Ecology and Conservation e00656. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2019.e00656 PDF

Grass, I., Loos, J., Baensch, S., Batáry, P., Librán‐Embid, F., Ficiciyan, A., Klaus, F., Riechers, M., Rosa, J., Tiede, J., Udy, K., Westphal, C., Wurz, A., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Land-sharing/-sparing connectivity landscapes for ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation. People and Nature 1, 262–272. https://doi.org/10.1002/pan3.21 PDF

Fabian, Y., Bollmann, K., Brang, P., Heiri, C., Olschewski, R., Rigling, A., Stofer, S., Holderegger, R., 2019. How to close the science-practice gap in nature conservation? Information sources used by practitioners. Biological Conservation 235, 93–101. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2019.04.011 PDF

Dugger, P.J., Blendinger, P.G., Böhning‐Gaese, K., Chama, L., Correia, M., Dehling, D.M., Emer, C., Farwig, N., Fricke, E.C., Galetti, M., García, D., Grass, I., Heleno, R., Jacomassa, F.A.F., Moraes, S., Moran, C., Muñoz, M.C., Neuschulz, E.L., Nowak, L., Piratelli, A., Pizo, M.A., Quitián, M., Rogers, H.S., Ruggera, R.A., Saavedra, F., Sánchez, M.S., Sánchez, R., Santillán, V., Schabo, D.G., Silva, F.R. da, Timóteo, S., Traveset, A., Vollstädt, M.G.R., Schleuning, M., 2019. Seed-dispersal networks are more specialized in the Neotropics than in the Afrotropics. Global Ecology and Biogeography 28, 248–261. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12833 PDF

Maas, B., Heath, S., Grass, I., Cassano, C., Classen, A., Faria, D., Gras, P., Williams-Guillén, K., Johnson, M., Karp, D.S., Linden, V., Martínez-Salinas, A., Schmack, J.M., Kross, S., 2019. Experimental field exclosure of birds and bats in agricultural systems — Methodological insights, potential improvements, and cost-benefit trade-offs. Basic and Applied Ecology 35, 1–12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.baae.2018.12.002 PDF

Jauker, F., Jauker, B., Grass, I., Steffan‐Dewenter, I., Wolters, V., 2019. Partitioning Wild Bee and Hoverfly Contributions to Plant–Pollinator Network Structure in Fragmented Habitats. The Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 100, e01504. https://doi.org/10.1002/bes2.1504 PDF

Lang, A., Kallhardt, F., Lee, M.S., Loos, J., Molander, M.A., Muntean, I., Pettersson, L.B., Rákosy, L., Stefanescu, C., Messéan, A., 2019. Monitoring environmental effects on farmland Lepidoptera: Does necessary sampling effort vary between different bio-geographic regions in Europe? Ecological Indicators 102, 791–800. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2019.03.035 PDF

Rosa-Schleich, J., Loos, J., Mußhoff, O., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Ecological-economic trade-offs of Diversified Farming Systems – A review. Ecological Economics 160, 251–263. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2019.03.002 PDF

Gayer, C., Kurucz, K., Fischer, C., Tscharntke, T., Batáry, P., 2019. Agricultural intensification at local and landscape scales impairs farmland birds, but not skylarks (Alauda arvensis). Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 277, 21–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2019.03.006 PDF

Loos, J., Batáry, P., Grass, I., Westphal, C., Bänsch, S., Baillod, A.B., Hass, A.L., Rosa, J., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Vulnerability of Ecosystem Services in Farmland Depends on Landscape Management, in: Schröter, M., Bonn, A., Klotz, S., Seppelt, R., Baessler, C. (Eds.), Atlas of Ecosystem Services. Springer International Publishing, Cham, pp. 91–96. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-96229-0_15 PDF

Riechers, M., Strack, M., Barkmann, J., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Cultural Ecosystem Services Provided by Urban Green Change along an Urban-Periurban Gradient. Sustainability 11, 645. https://doi.org/10.3390/su11030645 PDF

Castle, D., Grass, I., Westphal, C., 2019. Fruit quantity and quality of strawberries benefit from enhanced pollinator T abundance at hedgerows in agricultural landscapes 9. PDF

Leventon, J., Schaal, T., Velten, S., Loos, J., Fischer, J., Newig, J., 2019. Landscape-scale biodiversity governance: Scenarios for reshaping spaces of governance. Environmental Policy and Governance. https://doi.org/10.1002/eet.1845 PDF

Hass, A.L., Brachmann, L., Batáry, P., Clough, Y., Behling, H., Tscharntke, T., 2019. Maize-dominated landscapes reduce bumblebee colony growth through pollen diversity loss. Journal of Applied Ecology 56, 294–304. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13296 PDF