Research Output 1992 2020

2016

Gevoeligheid grasland voor bodemvochtextremen

Ooms, A., Cornelissen, J. H. C., Ellers, J. & Berg, M. P., 2016, In : Landschap. 2016/1, p. 15-17

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleProfessional

Grassland structural heterogeneity in a savanna is driven more by productivity differences than by consumption differences between lawn and bunch grasses

Veldhuis, M. P., Fakkert, H. F., Berg, M. P. & Olff, H., 2016, In : Oecologia. 182, p. 841-853

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
savanna
savannas
grasslands
grassland
grass

Grid-spacing and the quality of abundance maps for species that show spatial autocorrelation and zero-inflation

Lyashevska, O., Brus, D. J. & van der Meer, J., 29 Aug 2016, In : Spatial Statistics.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

High functional diversity within species of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi is associated with differences in phosphate and nitrogen uptake and fungal phosphate metabolism

Mensah, J. A., Koch, A. M., Antunes, P. M., Kiers, E. T., Hart, M. & Bücking, H., 2016, In : Mycorrhiza. 25, 7, p. 533-546

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

functional diversity
mycorrhizal fungi
nutrition
species diversity
Fungi

Host plant quality mediates competition between arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi

Knegt, B., Jansa, J., Franken, O., Engelmoer, D. J. P., Werner, G. D. A., Bücking, H. & Kiers, E. T., 2016, In : Fungal Ecology. 20, p. 233-240

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
mycorrhizal fungi
host plant
host plants
fungus
fungi

Host size and spatiotemporal patterns mediate the coexistence of specialist parasitoids

Pekas, A., Tena, A., Harvey, J. A., Garcia-Marí, F. & Frago, E., 2016, In : Ecology. 97, 5, p. 1345-1356

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Impact of introduced juvenile mussel cultures on the pelagic ecosystem of the western Wadden Sea, The Netherlands

Jacobs, P., Riegman, R. & van der Meer, J., 2016, In : Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 8, p. 553-566

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Impact on bird fauna of a non-native oyster expanding into blue mussel beds in the Dutch Wadden Sea

Waser, A. M., Deuzeman, S., wa Kangeri, A. K., van Winden, E., Postma, J., de Boer, P., van der Meer, J. & Ens, B. J., 2016, In : Biological Conservation. 202, p. 39-49

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Mytilus edulis
North Sea
oysters
mussels
fauna

Insecten als wijnmakers

Sundstrom, J., Gardner, J., Whiteside, M. D., Kraaijeveld, K., Kiers, E. T., Ellers, J. & Jiranek, V., 2016, In : Entomologische Berichten. 76, 4, p. 122-125 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademic

Integrating Insect Life History and Food Plant Phenology: Flexible Maternal Choice Is Adaptive

Fei, M., Harvey, J. A., Weldegergis, B. T., Huang, T., Rijngoudt, K., Vet, L. M. & Gols, R., 2016, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 17, 8, 16 p., 1263.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
phenology
Edible Plants
insects
food
Insects

Intrinsic competition between primary hyperparasitoids of the solitary endoparasitoid Cotesia rubecula

Zhu, F., Lammers, M., Harvey, J. A. & Poelman, E. H., 2016, In : Ecological Entomology. 41, p. 292-300

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cotesia rubecula
hyperparasitoids
parasitoids
wasp
parasitoid

Island biogeography meets the Anthropocene: The first expedition

Jesse, W. A. M., 2016, In : BioNews. 21, p. 4-5

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticlePopular

Open Access
File
island biogeography
biodiversity
land use change
human activity
overfishing

Living logs: Tree trait effects on decomposition and associated invertebrate diversity

Zuo, J., 2016, Amsterdam: VU University Press. 144 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Long-term agricultural management maximizing hay production can significantly reduce belowground C storage

Sochorová, L., Jansa, J., Verbruggen, E., Hejcman, M., Schellberg, J. & Kiers, E. T., 2016, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 220, p. 104-114

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
agricultural management
hay
liming
soil carbon
carbon sequestration

Mating strategies and multiple paternity, assessed by microsatellites, of the dispersal-limited, ectoparasitic tree-hole tick, Ixodes arboricola

Van Oosten, A. R., Matthysen, E. & Heylen, D. J. A., 1 Aug 2016, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 46, 9, p. 593-602 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ixodes
Ticks
Microsatellite Repeats
Gene Flow
Birds

Mechanisms of phenanthrene toxicity in the soil invertebrate, Enchytraeus crypticus

Roelofs, D., Bicho, R. C., de Boer, T. E., Castro-Ferreira, M. P., Montagne-Wajer, K., van Gestel, C. A. M., Soares, A. M. V. M. & van Straalen, N. M., 2016, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 35, 11, p. 2713-2720

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Invertebrates
phenanthrene
Toxicity
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Soil

Metal/metalloid (As, Cd and Zn) bioaccumulation in the earthworm Eisenia andrei under different scenarios of climate change

Gonzalez Alcaraz, M. N. & van Gestel, C. A. M., 2016, In : Environmental Pollution. 215, p. 178-186

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Metalloids
Oligochaeta
Bioaccumulation
Climate Change
Climate change

Microbial community structure and dynamics in relation to hydrochemistry of surface run-off water from the Jatibarang landfill in Indonesia

Mangimbulude, J. C., van Straalen, N. M. & Röling, W. F. M., 2016, In : Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Environmental Science. 18, 2, p. 367-377

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Misconceptions on the application of biological market theory to the mycorrhizal symbiosis

Kiers, E. T., West, S. A., Wyatt, G. A. K., Garner, A., Bücking, H. & Werner, G. D. A., 2016, In : Nature Plants. 2, 2 p., 16063.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

symbiosis
markets
soil nutrients
mycorrhizal fungi
carbohydrates

Mixed messages from benthic microbial communities exposed to nanoparticulate and ionic silver: 3D structure picks up nano-specific effects, while EPS and traditional endpoints indicate a concentration-dependent impact of silver ions

Kroll, A., Matzke, M., Rybicki, M., Obert-Rauser, P., Burkart, C., Jurkschat, K., Verweij, R. A., Sgier, L., Jungmann, D., Backhaus, T. & Svendsen, C., 2016, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research International. 23, 5, p. 4218-4234

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Silver
microbial community
silver
Ions
ion

New tools for assessment of soil toxicity: towards the bio-based economy

Chen, G., 2016, Amsterdam: Off-page BV. 124 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Noise affects nest-box choice of 2 competing songbird species, but not their reproduction

Halfwerk, W. H., Both, C. & Slabbekoorn, H., 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology. 27, 6, p. 1592-1600

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Nutritional integration between insect hosts and koinobiont parasitoids in an evolutionary framework

Harvey, J. A. & Malcicka, M., 2016, In : Entomologia experimentalis et applicata. 159, 2, p. 181-188

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
parasitoids
insect
insects
growth and development
hyperparasitoids

On the effect specificity of accessory gland products transferred by the love-dart of land snails

Lodi, M. & Koene, J. M., 2016, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 16, 12 p., 104.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
mucus
snail
snails
diverticulum
spermatophores

Plant Quantity Affects Development and Survival of a Gregarious Insect Herbivore and Its Endoparasitoid Wasp

Fei, M., Gols, R., Zhu, F. & Harvey, J. A., 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 3, 20 p., e0149539.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Wasps
Herbivory
Insects
Pieris brassicae
herbivores

Plants, microbes and markets: Evolution and maintenance of belowground cooperation

Werner, G. D. A., 2016, 's-Hertogenbosch: Uitgeverij BoxPress. 228 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Preliminary Assessment of Road Mortality in Chilabothrus exsul, the Northern Bahamas Boa.

Reynolds, R. G., Giery, S. T., Jesse, W. A. M. & Quach, Q. H., 2016, In : Caribbean Naturalist . 34, p. 1-10

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
transect
road
mortality
snake
encounter rate

Reflections on the graph representation of Darwinian evolution

van Straalen, N. M. & Gremmen, H. G. J., 2016, Evolution and Transitions in Complexity. The Science of Hierarchical Organization in Complexity. Jagers op Akkerhuis, G. A. J. M. (ed.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer, p. 97-101

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

Graph
Darwinism
Definition of Life
Self-organization
Palette

Replacing qualitative life-history traits by quantitative indices in parasitoid evolutionary ecology

Boivin, G. & Ellers, J., 2016, In : Entomologia experimentalis et applicata. 159, Special Issue on parasitoid wasps: Mark Jervis Memorial, p. 163-172

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
life history trait
parasitoid
life history
ecology
insect ecology

Resilience of soil microbial communities to metals and additional stressors: DNA-Based approaches for assessing "stress-on-stress" responses.

Azarbad, H., van Gestel, C. A. M., Niklinska, M., Laskowski, R., Roling, W. F. M. & van Straalen, N. M., 2016, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 17, 6, E933.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Resilience of Soil Microbial Communities to Metals and Additional Stressors: DNA-Based Approaches for Assessing “Stress-on-Stress” Responses

Azarbad, H., van Gestel, C. A. M., Niklińska, M., Laskowski, R., Röling, W. F. M. & van Straalen, N. M., 2016, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 17, 20 p., 933.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
resilience
soils
DNA
Soil
deoxyribonucleic acid

Restricting mutualistic partners to enforce trade reliance

Wyatt, G. A. K., Kiers, E. T. & Gardner, A., 2016, In : Nature Communications. 10322.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Aptitude
constrictions
resources
Fungi
Cooperative Behavior

Sensory challenges for trawling bats: Finding transient prey on water surfaces

Übernickel, K., Simon, R., Kalko, E. K. V. & Tschapka, M., Apr 2016, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 139, 4, p. 1914-1922 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

bats
surface water
echoes
ripples
water

Sharp acoustic boundaries across an altitudinal avian hybrid zone despite asymmetric introgression

Halfwerk, W. H., Dingle, C., Brinkhuizen, D. M., Poelstra, J. W., Komdeur, J. & Slabbekoorn, H., 2016, In : Evolutionary Biology. 29, 7, p. 1356-1367

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

hybrid zone
introgression
song
animal communication
acoustics

Short-term seasonal habitat facilitation mediated by an insect herbivore

Harvey, J. A., Ode, P. J. & Malcicka, M., 2016, In : Basic and Applied Ecology. 17, 5, p. 447-454

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Depressaria pastinacella
facilitation
herbivore
Heracleum sphondylium
herbivores

Signals and cues in the evolution of plant–microbe communication

van 't Padje, A., Whiteside, M. D. & Kiers, E. T., 2016, In : Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 32, p. 47-52

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
symbionts
mycorrhizal fungi
host plants
microorganisms

Small-scale Collembola community composition in a pine forest soil – Overdispersion in functional traits indicates the importance of species interactions

Widenfalk, L. A., Mamström, A. & Berg, M. P., 2016, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 103, p. 52-62

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Collembola
forest soils
forest soil
coniferous forests
community composition

Soil fauna: Key to new carbon models

Filser, J., Faber, J. H., Tiunov, A. V., Brussaard, L., Frouz, J., De Deyn, G., Uvarov, A. V., Berg, M. P., Lavelle, P., Loreau, M., Wall, D. H., Querner, P., Eijsackers, H. & Jiménez, J. J., 1 Nov 2016, In : Soil. 2, 4, p. 565-582 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
soil fauna
soil organic matter
carbon
plant residue
plant residues

Sorption and pH determine the long-term partitioning of cadmium in natural soils

Ardestani, M. M. & van Gestel, C. A. M., 2016, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research International. 23, 18, p. 18492-18501

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cadmium
Sorption
cadmium
Soil
partitioning

Spot the Differences: Native vs. Exotic Anoles

Jesse, W. A. M., 2016

Research output: Online publication or Non-textual formOnline publication or WebsitePopular

Open Access

Springstaartgemeenschappen (Hexapoda: Collebola) als indicator voor blauwgraslandbodems rond de Moerputten

van Bezouw, R. F. H. M., Wynhoff, I., van Langevelde, F. & Berg, M. P., 2016, In : Entomologische Berichten. 76, p. 69-79

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleProfessional

Studying the Complex Communities of Ants and Their Symbionts Using Ecological Network Analysis

Ivens, A. B. F., von Beeren, C., Bluethgen, N. & Kronauer, D. J. C., 2016, In : Annual Review of Entomology. 61, p. 353-+

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Tamm Review: Sequestration of carbon from coarse woody debris in forest soils

Magnússon, R. Í., Tietema, A., Cornelissen, J. H. C., Hefting, M. M. & Kalbitz, K., 2016, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 377, p. 1-15

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

coarse woody debris
carbon sequestration
forest soils
forest soil
carbon dioxide

The (w)hole story: Facilitation of dead wood fauna by bark beetles?

Zuo, J., Cornelissen, J. H. C., Hefting, M. M., Sass-Klaassen, U., van Logtestijn, R. S. P., van Hal, J. R., Goudzwaard, L., Liu, J. C. & Berg, M. P., 2016, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 95, p. 70-77

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

dead wood
Beetles
bark beetles
facilitation
Invertebrates

The cabbage moth or the sorrel moth (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)?

Harvey, J. A., Hengeveld, E. & Malcicka, M., 2016, In : European Journal of Entomology. 113, p. 320-324

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Toxicity
Candida
toxicity
Soils
Acids

The Importance of Coprophagous Macrodetritivores for the Maintenance of Vegetation Heterogeneity in an African Savannah

Howison, R. A., Berg, M. P., Smit, C. & van Dijk, K., 2016, In : Ecosystems. 19, 4, p. 674-684

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

savannas
grazing
dung beetles
Soils
vegetation

The importance of ecological fitting and novel resource consumer interactions in nature

Malcicka, M. & Harvey, J. A., 2016, Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Biology, 1st Edition. Elsevier, p. 482-486

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

The importance of phenology in studies of plant-herbivore-parasitoid interactions

Fei, M., 2016, Wageningen: Wageningen University.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research external, graduation externalAcademic

The love-darts of land snails: integrating physiology, morphology and behaviour

Lodi, M. & Koene, J. M., 2016, In : Journal of Molluscan Studies. 82, 1, p. 1-10

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
mucus
snail
physiology
snails
spermatozoa