Department of Palynology and Climate Dynamics

Publications


  • Achterberg, I. E. M., Eckstein, J., Birkholz, B., Bauerochse, A., and Leuschner, H. H. (2018): Dendrochronologically dated pine stumps document phase-wise bog expansion at a northwest German site between ca. 6700 and ca. 3400 BC, Clim. Past, 14, 85-100, DOI: 10.5194/cp-14-85-2018
  • Behling, H.; Oliveira, M. A. de (2018): Evidence of a late glacial warming event and early Holocene cooling in the southern Brazilian coastal highlands. Quaternary Research 89 (01), pp. 90–102. DOI: 10.1017/qua.2017.87
  • Giesecke, T.; Brewer, S. (2018): Notes on the postglacial spread of abundant European tree taxa. Veget Hist Archaebot 27/2, p. 337-349. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00334-017-0640-0
  • Gu, F.; Chiessi, C. M.; Zonneveld, K. A.F.; Behling, H. (2018): Late Quaternary environmental dynamics inferred from marine sediment core GeoB6211-2 off southern Brazil. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 496, pp. 48–61. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2018.01.015
  • Hapsari, K. A.; Biagioni, S.; Jennerjahn, T. C.; Reimer, P.; Saad, A.; Sabiham, S. et al. (2018): Resilience of a peatland in Central Sumatra, Indonesia to past anthropogenic disturbance. Improving conservation and restoration designs using palaeoecology. J Ecol 23 (4), p. 1435. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.13000
  • Marinova, E.; Harrison, S. P.; Bragg, F.; Connor, S.; Laet, V. de; Leroy, S. A.G. et al. (2018): 45. Journal of Biogeography 45 (2), pp. 484–499. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.13128
  • Marzinzig, B.; Brünjes, L.; Biagioni, S.; Behling, H.; Link, W.; Westphal, C. (2018): Bee pollinators of faba bean (Vicia faba L.) differ in their foraging behaviour and pollination efficiency. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 264, pp. 24–33. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2018.05.003
  • Montade, V., Schüler, L., Hemp, A., Bremond, L., Duarte, A. M. S., Behling, H., 2018. Late Quaternary ecotone change between subalpine and montane forest zone on the dry northern slope of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Journal of Vegetation Science, accepted
  • Rodríguez-Zorro, P.A., Cordeiro, R.C., Turcq, B., Moreira, L.S., Costa, R.L., McMichael, C.H., Behling, H., 2018. Forest stability during the early and late Holocene in the igapó floodplains of the Rio Negro, northwestern Brazil. Quaternary Research 89 (01), pp. 75–89. DOI: 10.1017/qua.2017.99
  • Setyaningsih, C. A., Biagioni, S., Saad, A., Achnopha, Y., Sabiham, S.,Behling, H. (2018). The effect of volcanism on submontane rainforest vegetation composition. Paleoecological evidence from Danau Njalau, Sumatra (Indonesia). The Holocene, Vol. 28 (2), pp. 293–307
  • Unkelbach, J.; Dulamsuren, C.; Punsalpaamuu, G.; Saindovdon, D.; Behling, H. (2018): Late Holocene vegetation, climate, human and fire history of the forest-steppe-ecosystem inferred from core G2-A in the ‘Altai Tavan Bogd’ conservation area in Mongolia. Veget Hist Archaebot, Volume 27, Issue 5, pp 665–677 DOI: 10.1007/s00334-017-0664-5

  • 2017


  • Alizadeh, K.; Matthias, I.; Rodríguez-Zorro, P. A.; Hermanowski, B.; da Costa, M. L.; Behling, H. (2017): Forest-savanna boundary shift on the plateau of Serra Sul dos Carajás (southeastern Amazonia) since the mid-Holocene; driving forces and limiting factors. Quaternary International 449, pp. 12–21.

  • Beug, H.-J.; Tonkov, S. (2017): Evidence of Holocene fossil Aldrovanda vesiculosa (Droseraceae) seeds at Lake Arkutino, southeastern Bulgaria. Phytologia Balcania 23 (3), pp. 337–339. To the PDF

  • Finsinger, W.; Giesecke, T.; Brewer, S.; Leydet, M. (2017): Emergence patterns of novelty in European vegetation assemblages over the past 15 000 years. Ecology letters 20 (3), pp. 336–346.

  • Fontes, D.; Cordeiro, R. C.; Martins, G. S.; Behling, H.; Turcq, B.; Sifeddine, A. Seoane, J.C.S., Moreira, L.S., Rodrigues, R.A. (2017): Paleoenvironmental dynamics in South Amazonia, Brazil, during the last 35,000 years inferred from pollen and geochemical records of Lago do Saci. Quaternary Science Reviews 173, pp. 161–180.

  • Giesecke, T., Brewer, S., Finsinger, W., Leydet, M., Bradshaw, R. H. (2017). Patterns and dynamics of European vegetation change over the last 15,000 years. Journal of Biogeography, 44 (7), 1441-1456.

  • Gu, F., Zonneveld, K. A., Chiessi, C. M., Arz, H. W., Pätzold, J., Behling, H. (2017). Long-term vegetation, climate and ocean dynamics inferred from a 73,500 years old marine sediment core (GeoB2107-3) off southern Brazil. Quaternary Science Reviews, 172, 55–71.

  • Hapsari, K. A., Biagioni, S.; Jennerjahn, T. C., Reimer, P. M., Saad, A., Achnopha, Y., Sabiham, S., Behling, H. (2017). Environmental dynamics and carbon accumulation rate of a tropical peatland in Central Sumatra, Indonesia. Quaternary Science Reviews, 169, 173-187.

  • Marquer, L., Gaillard, M.J., Sugita, S., Poska, A., Trondman, A.K., Mazier, F., Nielsen, A.B., Fyfe, R.M., Jönsson, A.M., Smith, B., Kaplan, J.O., Alenius, T., Birks, H.J.B., Bjune, A.E., Christiansen, J., Dodson, J., Edwards, K.J., Giesecke, T., Herzschuh, U., Kangur, M., Koff, T., Latalowa, M., Lechterbeck, J., Olofsson, J., Seppä, H. (2017). Quantifying the effects of land use and climate on Holocene vegetation in Europe. Quaternary Science Reviews, 171, 20-37.

  • Mudie, P. J.; Marret, F.; Mertens, K. N.; Shumilovskikh, L.; Leroy, S. A.G. (2017): Atlas of modern dinoflagellate cyst distributions in the Black Sea Corridor. From Aegean to Aral Seas, including Marmara, Black, Azov and Caspian Seas. Marine Micropaleontology 134, pp. 1–152. DOI: 10.1016/j.marmicro.2017.05.004

  • Ortega-Solís, G.; Díaz, I.; Mellado-Mansilla, D.; Tello, F.; Moreno, R.; Tejo, C. (2017): Ecosystem engineering by Fascicularia bicolor in the canopy of the South-American temperate rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management 400, pp. 417–428. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2017.06.020

  • Peyron, O.; Combourieu-Nebout, N.; Brayshaw, D.; Goring, S.; Andrieu-Ponel, V.; Desprat, S. et al. (2017): Precipitation changes in the Mediterranean basin during the Holocene from terrestrial and marine pollen records. A model–data comparison. Clim. Past 13 (3), pp. 249–265. DOI: 10.5194/cp-13-249-2017

  • Poliakova, A., Zonneveld, K.A.F., Kwiatkowski, C., Suryoko, M.A., Behling, H., (2017). Marine environment, vegetation and land use changes during the late Holocene in South Kalimantan and East Java reconstructed based on pollen and organic-walled dinoflagellate cysts analysis. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 238,105-121.

  • Poliakova, A., Zonneveld, K. A., Herbeck, L., Jennerjahn, T. C., Permana, H., Behling, H. (2017). High resolution multi-proxy reconstruction of environmental changes in coastal waters of the Java Sea, Indonesia, during the late Holocene. Palynology, 41, 297-310.

  • Rodríguez-Zorro, P.A., Costa, M., Behling, H., (2017). Mid-Holocene vegetation dynamics with an early expansion of Mauritia flexuosa palm trees inferred from the Serra do Tepequém in the savannas of Roraima State in Amazonia, northwestern Brazil. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany, 26, 455-468.

  • Sánchez Goñi, M. F., Desprat, S., Daniau, A.-L., Bassinot, F. C., Polanco-Martínez, J. M., Harrison, S. P., Allen, J. R. M., Anderson, R. S., Behling, H. , Bonnefille, R., Burjachs, F., Carrión, J. S., Cheddadi, R., Clark, J. S., Combourieu-Nebout, N., Courtney-Mustaphi, C. J., Debusk, G. H., Dupont, L. M., Finch, J. M., Fletcher, W. J., Giardini, M., González, C., Gosling, W. D., Grigg, L. D., Grimm, E. C., Hayashi, R., Helmens, K., Heusser, L. E., Hill, T., Hope, G., Huntley, B., Igarashi, Y., Irino, T., Jacobs, B., Jiménez-Moreno, G., Kawai, S., Kershaw, P., Kumon, F., Lawson, I. T., Ledru, M.-P., Lézine, A.-M., Liew, P. M., Magri, D., Marchant, R., Margari, V., Mayle, F. E., McKenzie, M., Moss, P., Müller, S., Müller, U. C., Naughton, F., Newnham, R. M., Oba, T., Pérez-Obiol, R., Pini, R., Ravazzi, C., Roucoux, K. H., Rucina, S. M., Scott, L., Takahara, H., Tzedakis, P. C., Urrego, D. H., van Geel, B., Valencia, B. G., Vandergoes, M. J., Vincens, A., Whitlock, C. L., Willard, D. A. and Yamamoto, M., (2017). The ACER pollen and charcoal database: a global resource to document vegetation and fire response to abrupt climate changes during the last glacial period. Earth System Science Data, 9, 679-695.

  • Villota, A.; Behling, H.; León-Yánez, S. (2017): Three millennia of vegetation and environmental dynamics in the Lagunas de Mojanda region, northern Ecuador. Acta Palaeobotanica 57 (2), p. 194. DOI: 10.1515/acpa-2017-0016

  • Zemp, D.C., Carl-Friedrich Schleussner, C.F., Barbosa, H.M.J., Hirota, M., Montade, V., Sampaio, G., Staal, A., Wang-Erlandsson, L., Rammig, A. (2017). Self-amplified Amazon forest loss due to vegetation-atmosphere feedbacks. Nature Communications 8, 14681.

  • 2016


  • Achterberg, I., Frechen, M., Bauerochse, A., Eckstein, J. & Leuschner, H.-H. (2016). The Göttingen tree-ring chronologies of peat-preserved oaks and pines from Northwest Germany. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften, online.

  • Behling, H., Verissimo, N., Bauermann, S., Bordignon, S. & Evaldt, A. (2016). Late Holocene Vegetation History and Early Evidence of Araucaria angustifolia in Caçapava do Sul in the Lowland Region of Rio Grande do Sul State, Southern Brazil. Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology, 59.

  • Biagioni, S., Haberzettl, T., Wang, L.-C., St-Onge, G. and Behling, H. (2016). Unravelling the past 1.000 years of history of human-climate-landscape interactions at the Lindu plain (Sulawesi, Indonesia). Vegetation History and Archaeobotany, 25, 1-17.

  • Birks, H.J.B., Felde, V.A., Bjune, A., Grytnes J-A., Giesecke, T.: Does pollen-assemblage richness reflect floristic richness? A review of recent developments and future challenges. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 228, 1-25 (2016) DOI: 10.1016/j.revpalbo.2015.12.011

  • 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.

  • Brewer S, Giesecke, T., Davis BAS, Finsinger W, Wolters S, Binney H, de Beaulieu J-L, Fyfe R, Gil-Romera G, Kühl N, Kunes P, Leydet M, Bradshaw RH: Late-glacial and Holocene European pollen data Journal of Maps:1-8. (2016) DOI: 10.1080/17445647.2016.1197613

  • Djamali, M., Jones, M.D., Migliore, J., Balatti, S., Fader, M., Contreras, D., Gondet, S., Hosseini, Z., Lahijani, H., Naderi, A., Shumilovskikh, L.S., Tengberg, M., Weeks, L. (2016). Olive cultivation in the heart of the Persian Achaemenid Empire: new insights into agricultural practices and environmental changes reflected in a late Holocene pollen record from Lake Parishan, SW Iran. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany,May 2016, 25(3), 255-269.

  • Flantua, S.G.A., Hooghiemstra, H., Behling, H., J.F. Carson, J.F., W.D. Gosling, W.D., Hoyos, I., Ledru, M.P., Montoya, E., Mayle, F., Maldonado, A., Rull, V., Tonello, M.S., Vuille, M., Whitney, B.S., González-Arango, C. (2016). Climate variability and human impact on the environment in South America during the last 2000 years: synthesis and perspectives. Climate of the Past, 12, 483-523.

  • Gambin B., Andrieu-Ponel V., Médail F., Marriner N., Peyron O., Montade V., Gambin T., Morhange C., Belkacem D., Djamali M. (2016). 7300 years of vegetation history and climate for NW Malta: a Holocene perspective. Climate of the Past, 12, p. 273-297.

  • Gavrilov D., Shumilovskikh L.S., Amirov E.Sh., Kamaldinov I.R. (2016). Microbiomorph studies on the cultural layers of Jankent (AD X-XIII), Southern Kazakhstan). 7, 54-62. Environmental dynamics and global climate change V. 7, 1(13), 54-62 (in Russian).

  • Giesecke, T.: Did thermophilous trees spread into central Europe during the Late Glacial? New Phytologist 212:15-18. (2016) ) DOI: 10.1111/nph.14149

  • Hoogakker, B. A. A., Smith, R. S., Singarayer, J. S., Marchant, R., Prentice, I. C., Allen, J. R. M., Anderson, R. S., Bhagwat, S. A., Behling, H., Borisova, O., Bush, M., Correa-Metrio, A., Vernal, A. de, Finch, J. M., Fréchette, B., Lozano-Garcia, S., Gosling, W. D., Granoszewski, W., Grimm, E. C., Grüger, E., Hanselman, J., Harrison, S. P., Hill, T. R., Huntley, B., Jiménez-Moreno, G., Kershaw, P., Ledru, M.-P., Magri, D., McKenzie, M., Müller, U., Nakagawa, T., Novenko, E., Penny, D., Sadori, L., Scott, L., Stevenson, J., Valdes, P. J., Vandergoes, M., Velichko, A., Whitlock, C. & Tzedakis, C. (2016). Terrestrial biosphere changes over the last 120 kyr. Climate of the Past 12, 51-73.

  • Jan, F., Schüler, L. & Behling, H. (2016). Vegetation and pollen along a 200-km transect in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, northwestern Pakistan. Palynology, Vol.14, No. 3, 322-342.

  • Leal, Al, Bibiana Bilbao, B., Berrio, J.C., Behling, H., Montoya, J.V., Méndez, C. (2016). Late Holocene gallery-forest retrogression in the Venezuelan Guayana: new data and implications for the conservation of a cultural landscape. The Holocene, 26, 1049-1063.

  • Ledru M.-P., Montade V., Blanchard G., Hély C. (2016). Long-term spatial changes in the distribution of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Biotropica, 48, 159-169.

  • Montade, V., Diogo, I. J., Bremond, L., Favier, C., da Costa, I. R., Ledru, M.-P. et al. (2016). Pollen-based characterization of montane forest types in north-eastern Brazil. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 234, 147-148.

  • Poliakova, A. & Behling, H. (2016). Pollen and fern spores recorded in recent and late Holocene marine sediments from the Indian Ocean and Java Sea in Indonesia. Quaternary International, 392, 251-314.

  • Rodrigues, J.M., Behling, H., Giesecke, T., (2016). Differentiating vegetation types from eastern South American ecosystems based on modern and subfossil pollen samples - evaluating modern analogues. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany, 25, 387-403.

  • Rodrigues, J. M., Behling, H. & Giesecke, T. (2016). Holocene dynamics of vegetation change in southern and southeastern Brazil is consistent with climate forcing. Quaternary Science Reviews 146, 54-65.

  • Schüler, L., Hemp, A. (2016). Atlas of pollen and spores and their parent taxa of Mt Kilimanjaro and tropical East Africa. Quaternary International, 425, 301-386.

  • Sheinkman, V., Sedov, S., Shumilovskikh, L., Korkina, E., Korkin, S., Zinovyev, E. & Golyeva, A. (2016). First results from the Late Pleistocene paleosols in northern Western Siberia: Implications for pedogenesis and landscape evolution at the end of MIS3. Quaternary International, 418, pp. 132-146.

  • Shumilovskikh, L. S., Hopper, K., Djamali, M., Ponel, P., Demory, F., Rostek, F., Tachikawa, K., Bittmann, F., Golyeva, A., Guibal, F., Talon, B., Wang, L.-C., Nezamabadi, M., Bard, E., Lahijani, H., Nokandeh, J., Omrani Rekavandi, H., Beaulieu, J.-L. de, Sauer, E. & Andrieu-Ponel, V. (2016). Landscape evolution and agro-sylvo-pastoral activities on the Gorgan Plain (NE Iran) in the last 6000 years. The Holocene, online.

  • Shumilovskikh, L.S., Seeliger, M., Feuser, S., Novenko, E., Schlütz, F., Pint, A., Pirson, F., Brückner, H. (2016). The harbour of Elaia: A palynological archive for human environmental interactions during the last 7500 years. Quaternary Science Reviews 149, 167-187.

  • Sommer RS, Giesecke, T., Benecke N, Schmölcke U: Vom Mammut zum Rothirsch: Dynamik der Megafauna und Landschaft am Ende der Eiszeit. Natur und Landschaft 91, 508-513. (2016)

  • Talebi, T., Ramezani, E., Djamali, M.,Alizadeh, H., Naqinezhad, A., Alizadeh, K., Ponel, V. A. (2016). The Late-Holocene climate change, vegetation dynamics, lake-level changes and anthropogenic impacts in the Lake Urmia region, NW Iran Quaternary International, 408 (A), 40-51.

  • Wegwerth, A., Kaiser, J., Dellwig, O., Shumilovskikh, L. S., Nowaczyk, N. R. & Arz, H. W. (2016). Northern hemisphere climate control on the environmental dynamics in the glacial Black Sea "Lake". Quaternary Science Reviews 135, 41-53.

  • Zhang, Y., Zhang, X., Chiessi, C. M., Mulitza, S., Zhang, X., Lohmann, G. Prange, M., Behling, H., Zabel, M., Govin, A., Sawakuchi, A.O., Cruz, F.W., Wefer, G., (2016). Equatorial Pacific forcing of western Amazonian precipitation during Heinrich Stadial 1. Nature Scientific reports 6, 35866.