Marta Tischer

Research interests

Host-shift patterns of Wolbachia strains

Fungi and bacteria interactions with arthropods

Short CV

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

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


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

Wrzosek, M., Dubiel, G., Gorczak, M., Pawłowska, J., Tischer, M., Bałazy, S. (2016). New insights on the phylogeny and biology of the fungal ant pathogen Aegeritella. Journal of invertebrate pathology, 133, 1-7

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