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Ancillary activities

  • RijksUniversiteit Groningen | Groningen | Medewerker | 2013-04-01 - present
  • European Invertebrate survey-Nederland | Leiden | Adviseur | 2013-10-27 - present
  • Natuurhistorisch Museum Naturalis | Leiden | Gastmedewerker | 2013-10-27 - present

Ancillary activities are updated daily

Education/Academic qualification

Community cology, PhD


  • Q Science
  • Community Ecology, Soil Fauna, Ecosystem Engineers, Assembly, Eco-evolutionary Dynamics, Niche Construction, Litter decomposition, Isopoda, Collembola

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litter Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil fauna Earth & Environmental Sciences
ecosystems Agriculture & Biology
Collembola Agriculture & Biology
ecosystem Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
decomposition Earth & Environmental Sciences
degradation Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 1992 2019

A functional trait approach to identifying life history patterns in stochastic environments

Smallegange, I. M. & Berg, M. P., Aug 2019, In : Ecology and Evolution. 9, 16, p. 9350-9361 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
life history
demographic statistics
population growth
body size

Combining tree species and decay stages to increase invertebrate diversity in dead wood

Andringa, J. I., Zuo, J., Berg, M. P., Klein, R., van't Veer, J., de Geus, R., de Beaumont, M., Goudzwaard, L., van Hal, J., Broekman, R., van Logtestijn, R. S. P., Li, Y., Fujii, S., Lammers, M., Hefting, M. M., Sass-Klaassen, U. & Cornelissen, J. H. C., 1 Jun 2019, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 441, p. 80-88 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

dead wood

Feeling the Heat: Effects of extreme climatic events on species performance, interactions and community composition

Franken, O., 2019, 205 p.

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

Open Access
nutrient dynamics

A common yardstick to measure the effects of different extreme climatic events on soil arthropod community composition using time-series data

Franken, O., Ferreira, S. S. D., Jesse, W. A. M., Berg, M. P. & Ellers, J., 23 Nov 2018, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 6, p. 1-11 11 p., 195.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
soil arthropods
arthropod communities
extreme event
community composition

Activities 1998 1998

  • 3 Lecture / Presentation

Soil organisms, functional groups and detrital food webs.

M.P. Berg (Invited speaker)
1 Apr 1998

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

The role of soil microcosms in the study of ecosystem processes.

M.P. Berg (Speaker)
1 Jun 1998

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic