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Project-related publications from DynaTrait members

Gaedke U, Klauschies T (2017). Analysing the shape of observed trait distributions enables a data-based moment closure of aggregate models. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods. early view, doi: 10.1002/lom3.10218 Link

Seiler C, van Velzen E, Neu T, Gaedke U, Berendonk T, Weitere M (2017). Grazing resistance of bacterial biofilms: A matter of predators’ feeding trait. Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS) Microbiology Ecology. 93(9), fix112. Link

Bengfort M, van Velzen E & Gaedke U (2017). Slight phenotypic variation in predators and prey causes complex predator-prey oscillations. Ecol. Complexity 31: 115–124. Link

Gall A, Übel U, Ebensen U, Hillebrand H, Meier S, Singer G, Wacker A, & Striebel M (2017). Planktotrons: A highly controlled indoor mesocosm facility for aquatic biodiversity and food web research. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods. Link

Hammerstein S, Stockenreiter M and Stibor H. (2017). Directed diversity manipulations within natural phytoplankton communities. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods. Link.

Raatz M, Gaedke U and Wacker A (2017). High food quality of prey lowers its risk of extinction. Oikos. doi: 10.1111/oik.03863. Link.

Beisser D, Graupner N, Bock C, Wodniok S, Grossmann L, Vos M, Sures B, Rahmann S, and Boenigk J. (2017). Comprehensive transcriptome analysis provides new insights into nutritional strategies and phylogenetic relationships of chrysophytes. PeerJ 5:e2832. Link

Beisser D, Kaschani F, Graupner N, Grossmann L, Jensen M, Ninck S, Schulz F, Rahmann S, Boenigk J, and Kaiser M (2017). Quantitative Proteomics Reveals Ecophysiological Effects of Light and Silver Stress on the Mixotrophic Protist Poterioochromonas malhamensis. PLoS ONE 12(1): e0168183. Link

Acevedo-Trejos E, Brandt G, Bruggeman J, and Merico A (2015). Mechanisms shaping size structure and functional diversity of phytoplankton communities in the ocean. Scientific Reports 5(8918): 1-8. Link

Smith SL, Pahlow M, Merico A, Acevedo-Trejos E, Sasai Y, Yoshikawa C, Sasaoka K, Fujiki T, Matsumoto K, and Honda M (2015). Flexible phytoplankton functional type (FlexPFT) model: size-scaling of traits and optimal growth. Journal of Plankton Research 38(4): 977-992. Link

Acevedo-Trejo E, Brandt G, Smith SL and Merico A (2016). PhytoSFDM version 1.0.0: Phytoplankton Size and Functional Diversity Model. Geoscientific Model Development 9: 4071-4085. Link

Smith S. L., Vallina S. and Merico A. (2016). Phytoplankton size-diversity mediates an emergent trade-off in ecosystem functioning for rare versus frequent disturbances. Scientific Reports 6(34170): 1-11. Link

Weithoff G and Gaedke U. (2017). Mean functional traits of lake phytoplankton reflect seasonal and inter-annual changes in nutrients, climate and herbivory. Journal of Plankton Research (in press). Link.

Hattich GSI, Listmann L, Raab J, Ozod-Seradj D, Reusch TBH, and Matthiessen B (2017). Inter- and intraspecific phenotypic plasticity of three phytoplankton species in response to ocean acidification. Biol. Lett. 13: 20160774. Link

Ruiter, PC de and Gaedke U (2017). Emergent facilitation promotes biological diversity in pelagic food webs. Food Webs, 10:15-21. Link

Wohlrab S, Selander E, and John U (2017). Predator cues reduce intraspecific trait variability in a marine dinoflagellate. BMC Ecology, 17:8. Link

Wohlrab S, Tillmann U, Cembella A, and John U (2017). Trait changes induced by species interactions in two phenotypically distinct strains of a marine dinoflagellate. The ISME Journal, 10: 2658-2668. Link

Klauschies T, Vasseur DA, and Gaedke U (2016). Trait adaptation promotes species coexistence in diverse predator and prey communities. Ecology and Evolution 6: 4141–4159. Link.

Coutinho R, Klauschies T, and Gaedke U (2016). Bimodal trait distributions with large variances question the reliability of trait-based aggregate models. Theoretical Ecology, 9: 389-408. Link

van Velzen E and Etienne RS (2016). The importance of ecological costs for the evolution of plant defense against herbivores. J. Theor. Biol. 372: 89-99. Link

Weithoff G, Rocha MR, and Gaedke U (2015). Comparing seasonal dynamics of functional and taxonomic diversity reveals the driving forces underlying phytoplankton community structure. Freshwater Biology 60: 758-767. Link

Massie T, Weithoff G, Kuckländer N, Gaedke U, and B. Blasius (2015). Enhanced Moran effect by spatial variation in environmental autocorrelation. Nature Comm. 6: 5993. Link

Tirok K, Bauer B, Wirtz K, and Gaedke U (2011). Predator-prey dynamics driven by feedback between functionally diverse trophic levels. PLoS ONE 6(11): e27357. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0027357. Link

Tirok K and Gaedke U (2010). Internally driven alternation of functional traits in a multi-species predator-prey system. Ecology 91: 1748-1762. Link

Tirok, K. and Gaedke U (2007) Regulation of planktonic ciliate dynamics and functional composition during spring in Lake Constance. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 49: 87-100. Link