The Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

Publications of the staff


Nakahara, S., Willmott, K. R., Mielke, O. H. H., Schwartz, J., Zacca, T., Espeland, M., Lamas, G. (2018): Seven new taxa from the butterfly subtribe Euptychiina (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Satyrinae) with revisional notes on Harjesia Forster, 1964 and Pseudeuptychia Forster, 1964. Insecta Mundi 0639: 1-38.
Espeland, M., Breinholt, J., Willmott, K.R., Warren, A.D., Vila, R., Toussaint, E.F.A., Maunsell. S.C. et al.( 2018): A Comprehensive and dated phylogenomic analysis of butterflies. Current Biology 28 (5): 770-778.e5
Mengual, X. 2018. A new species of Ischiodon Sack (Diptera, Syrphidae) from Madagascar. African Invertebrates 59(1), 55–73.
Hilgers, L., Herder, F., Hadiaty, R. K., Pfaender, J. (2018) Alien attack: Trophic interactions of flowerhorn cichlids with endemics of ancient Lake Matano (Sulawesi, Indonesia). Evolutionary Ecology Research, 19
Hadrava, J., Mengual, X., Škorpík, M., and Tkoč, M. 2018. New records of flies (Insecta: Diptera) from the Podyjí National Park, Czech Republic, with special focus on hoverflies (Syrphidae). Klapalekiana 54, 5–13.
Schmidt-Loske, K., Prüßmann-Zemper, H., Wirth, B. (Hg.) (in press): Maria Sybilla Merian. Briefe von 1682 bis 1712. Acta Biohistorica Bd. 20. Basilisken-Presse im Verlag Natur + Text. 100 pp.
Arcaya, E., Mengual, X., Pérez-Bañón, C., and Rojo, S. 2018. Biological aspects of Pseudodoros clavatus (Fabricius) (Diptera: Syrphidae) fed with the black legume aphid Aphis craccivora Koch (Hemiptera: Aphididae). IDESIA, 36, N° 2: 269-274.
Werner, J., Peters, R.S. (2018): Taxonomic revision of the genus Oodera Westwood, 1874 (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Pteromalidae, Cleonyminae), with description of ten new species. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 63, 73.
Burt, T.O., and Mengual X. 2018. New records of hoverflies (Diptera, Syrphidae) from La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain. Boletín de la Asociación Española de Entomologia, 42 (3-4), 307-331.
Kawahara AY, Breinholt JW, Espeland M, Storer C, Plotkin D, Dexter KM, Toussaint EF et al. (2018): Phylogenetics of moth-like butterflies (Papilionoidea: Hedylidae) based on a new 13-locus target capture probe set. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 127: 600-605.
Freitas, A. V. L., Barbosa, E., Zacca, T., Marín, M. A. , Beirão, M. V., Silva, A. R. M., Casagrande, M. M., Espeland, M., Willmott, K.R.: 2018. Before it is too late: description of a new genus and species of butterfly from a highly threatened Brazilian biome. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 62 (2): 148-158
Burt, T.O., and Mengual, X. 2018. New records of Melanostoma fumivenosum Doesburg (Diptera: Syrphidae) with the description of the male. Australian Entomologist 45(2), 209–216.
Thomas, G.W.C., Dohmen, E., Hughes, D.S.T., Murali, S.C., Poelchau, M., Glastad, K., Anstead, C.A., Ayoub, N.A., Batterham, P., Bellair, M., Binford, G.J., Chao, H., Chen, Y.H., Childers, C., Dinh, H., Doddapaneni, H., Duan, J.J., Dugan, S., Esposito, L.A., Friedrich, M., Garb, J., Gasser, R.B.B., Goodisman, M.A.D., Gundersen-Rindal, D.E., Han, Y., Handler, A.M., Hatakeyama, M., Hering, L., Hunter, W.B., Ioannidis, P., Jayaseelan, J.C., Kalra, D., Khila, A., Korhonen, P.K., Lee, C.E., Lee, S.L., Li, Y., Lindsey, A.R.I., Mayer, G., McGregor, A.P., McKenna, D.D., Misof, B., Munidasa, M., Munoz-Torres, M., Muzny, D.M., Niehuis, O., Osuji-Lacy, N., Palli, S.R., Panfilio, K.A., Pechmann, M., Perry, T., Peters, R.S., Poynton, H.C., Prpic, N.-M., Qu, J., Rotenberg, D., Schal, C., Schoville, S.D., Scully, E.D., Skinner, E., Sloan, D.B., Stouthamer, R., Strand, M.R., Szucsich, N.U., Wijeratne, A., Young, N.D., Zattara, E.E., Benoit, J.B., Zdobnov, E.M., Pfrender, M.E., Hackett, K.J., Werren, J.H., Worley, K.C., Gibbs, R.A., Chipman, A.D., Waterhouse, R.M., Bornberg-Bauer, E., Hahn, M.W., Richards, S. (2018). The Genomic Basis of Arthropod Diversity. BioRxiv.
Alves, R. J. V., Weksler, M., Oliveira, J. A., Buckup, P. A., Pompal Jr., J. P., Santana, H. R. G., Peracchi, A. L., ..., Solé, M., et al. (2018): Brazilian legislation on genetic heritage harms Biodiversity Convention goals and threatens basic biology research and education. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 90(2): 1279-1284; doi: 10.1590/0001-3765201820180460
Astrin, J. J., Baker, S., Barker, K., et al. (contributors) (2018): ISBER Best Practices: Recommendations for Repositories - Guidance for the Collection, Handling, Storage, and Distribution of Biological and Environmental Specimens. - Online resource (103 pages), PDF available from ISBER website:
Astrin, J., Heine, S., Koch, C., Rödder, D., Töpfer, T., Wägele, W. (2018): Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig in Bonn: Transformation of a Classical Natural History Museum of the Nineteenth Century into a Biodiversity Research Institution. - In: Beck, L. A. (ed.): Zoological Collections of Germany. - Springer (Cham), pp. 153-182.
Ssymank, A.; Sorg, M.; Doczkal, D.; Rulik, B.; Merkel-Wallner, G. & Vischer-Leopold, M. (2018): Praktische Hinweise und Empfehlungen zur Anwendung von Malaisefallen für Insekten in der Biodiversitätserfassung und im Monitoring. – Series Naturalis – Krefeld, 1: 1–12.
Baum, R., Grobe, P., Köhler, C., Meid, S., Quast, B., Vogt, L. (2018): Entry Life-Cycle with automatic Change-History & Provenance Tracking in collaborative Semantic Web Content Management Systems as implemented in SOCCOMAS. - Biodiversity Information Science and Standards 2: e26177.
Behr, N., Rödder, D. (2018): Larval development stages and husbandry of the Rice Frog Microhyla mukhlesuri Hasan et al., 2014 (Anura: Microhylidae). - Bonn zoological Bulletin 67 (2): 109–116.
Behr, N., Rödder, D. (2018): Captive management, reproduction, and comparative larval development of Klappenbach’s Red-bellied Frog, Melanophryniscus klappenbachi Prigioni and Langone, 2000. - Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 12(1) [General Section]: 18–26 (e153).


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