|30.01.2018||New study accepted in Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology by Glaser S, Grüter C: "Ants (Temnothorax nylanderi) adjust tandem running when food source distance exposes them to greater risks."|
New study accepted in Philosohical Transactions of the Royal Society B by Grüter C, Jongepier, E, Foitzik, S: "Insect societies fight back: the evolution of defensive traits against social parasites."
|23.11.2017||New study accepted in Neotropical Entomology by Grüter C, Wüst M, Cipriano AP, Nascimento FS: "Tandem recruitment and foraging in the ponerine ant Pachycondyla harpax (Fabricius)."|
|17.11.2017||New study accepted in BMC Evolutionary Biology by Feldmeyer, B, Elsner, D. Alleman, A, Foitzik S: "Species-specific genes under selection characterize the co-evolution of slavemaker and host lifestyles."|
New study accepted in Functional Ecology von Menzel F, Zumbusch M, Feldmeyer B: "How ants acclimate: impact of climatic conditions on the cuticular hydrocarbon profile"
|12.09.2017||New study accepted in Biology Letters by Grüter C, Segers F, Santos L, Hammel B, Zimmermann U and Nascimento F: "Enemy recognition is linked to soldier size in a polymorphic stingless bee."|
|21.08.2017||New study accepted in Annual Review of Genetics by Weitekamp CA, Libbrecht R and Keller L: "Genetics and evolution of social behavior in insects."|
|04.08.2017||New study accepted in Journal of Chemical Ecology by Beros S, Foitzik S, Menzel F: "What are the mechanisms behind a parasite-induced decline in nestmate recognition in ants?"|
|24.07.2017||New study accepted in Scientific Reports by Körner M, Vogelweith F, Foitzik S, Meunier J: "Condition-dependent trade-off between weapon size and immunity in males of the European Earwig."|
|23.07.2017||New study accepted in Australian Journal of Grape and Wine Research by Vogelweith F and Thiery D: "Cover crop differentially affects arthropods, but not diseases occurring on grape leaves in vineyards."|
|07.07.2017||Check out the press realease about the recently published article "The evolution of a complex trait: cuticular hydrocarbons in ants evolve independent from phylogenetic constraints" in JEB by Menzel F, Schmitt T, Blaimer B.|
|03.07.2017||New study accepted in Frontiers in Zoology by Rosumek FB, Brückner A, Blüthgen N, Menzel F, Heethoff M: "Patterns and dynamics of neutral lipid fatty acids in ants - implications for ecological studies."|
|31.05.2017||New study accepted in Oecologia by Houadria M, Menzel F: "What determines the importance of a species for ecosystem processes? Insights from tropical ant assemblages."|
|23.05.2017||New study accepted in Functional Ecology by Kramer J, Körner M, Diehl J, Scheiner C, Yüksel-Dadak A, Christl T, Kohlmeier P, Meunier J: "When earwig mothers do not care to share: parent-offspring competition and the evolution of family life."|