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Bock, C., Zimmermann, S., Beisser, D., Dinglinger, S.-M., Engelskirchen, S., Giesemann, P., Klink, S., Olefeld, J.L., Rahmann, S., Vos, M., Boenigk, J. & Sures, B. (2019) Silver stress differentially affects growth of phototrophic and heterotrophic chrysomonad flagellate populations. Environmental Pollution, 244, 314-322.   link to article

Brand, S.J., Erasmus, J.H., Labuschagne, M., Grabner, D., Nachev, M., Zimmermann, S., Wepener, V., Smit, N. & Sures, B. (2019) Bioaccumulation and metal-associated biomarker responses in a freshwater mussel, Dreissena polymorpha, following short-term platinum exposure. Environmental Pollution, 246, 69-78.   link to article

Carvalho, L., Mackay, E.B., Cardoso, A.C., Baattrup-Pedersen, A., Birk, S., Blackstock, K.L., Borics, G., Borja, A., Feld, C.K., Ferreira, M.T., Globevnik, L., Grizzetti, B., Hendry, S., Hering, D., Kelly, M., Langaas, S., Meissner, K., Panagopoulos, Y., Penning, E., Rouillard, J., Sabater, S., Schmedtje, U., Spears, B.S., Venohr, M., van de Bund, W. & Lyche Solheim, A. (2019) Protecting and restoring Europe?s waters: an analysis of the future development needs of the Water Framework Directive. Science of the Total Environment, 658, 1228-1238.   link to article

Gieswein, A., Hering, D. & Lorenz, A.W. (2019) Development and validation of a macroinvertebrate-based biomonitoring tool to assess fine sediment impact in small mountain streams. Science of the Total Environment, 652, 1290-1301.

Haase, P., Pilotto, F., Li, F., Sundermann, A., Lorenz, A.W., Tonkin, J.D. & Stoll, S. (2019) Moderate warming over the past 25 years has already reorganized stream invertebrate communities. Science of The Total Environment 658, 1531-1538.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.12.234

Jachertz, H., Januschke, K. & Hering, D. (2019) The role of large-scale descriptors and morphological status in shaping ground beetle (Carabidae) assemblages of floodplains in Germany. Ecological Indicators, 103, 124-133.

Kelly, M.G., Chiriac, G., Soare-Minea, A., Hamchevici, C. & Birk, S. (2019) Defining ecological status of phytobenthos in very large rivers: a case study in practical implementation of the Water Framework Directive in Romania. Hydrobiologia 828, 353-367.   link to article

Koch, C. & Sures, B. (2019) Ecotoxicological characterization of possible degradation products of the polymeric flame retardant 'Polymeric FR' using algae and Daphnia OECD tests. Science of The Total Environment, 656, 101-107.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.207   link to article

Kärcher, O., Hering, D., Frank, K. & Bretthauer-Markovic, D. (2019) Freshwater Species Distributions along Thermal Gradients. Ecology and Evolution, 9, 111-124.

Lemm, J.U., Feld, C.K. & S. Birk (2019) Diagnosing the causes of river deterioration using stressor-specific metrics. Science of The Total Environment, 651, 1105-1113.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.09.157   link to article

Mack, L., Andersen, H.E., Beklioglu, M., Bucak, T., Couture, R.M., Cremona, F., Ferreira, M.T., Hutchins, M.G., Mischke, U., Molina-Navarro, E., Rankinen, K., Venohr, M. & Birk, S. (2019) The future depends on what we do today - Projecting Europe's surface water quality into three different future scenarios. Science of The Total Environment, 668, 470-484.   link to article

Manfrin, A., Teurlincx, S., Lorenz, A. W., Haase, P., Marttila, M., Syrjänen, J. T., Gregor T. & Stoll, S. (2019) Effect of river restoration on life-history strategies in fish communities. Science of The Total Environment, 663, 486-495.   link to article

Pérez-del-Olmo, A., Nachev, M., Zimmermann, S., Fernández, M. & Sures, B. (2019) Medium-term dynamics of element concentrations in a sparid fish and its isopod parasite after the Prestige oil-spill: Shifting baselines? Science of The Total Environment, 686, 648-656.   link to article

Poikane, S., Phillips, G., Birk, S., Free, G., Kelly, M.G. & Willby, N.J. (2019) Deriving nutrient criteria to support "good" ecological status in European lakes: An empirically based approach to linking ecology and management. Science of the Total Environment, 650, 2074-2084.   link to article

Schuler, M.S., Cañedo-Argüelles, M., Hintz, W.D., Dyack, B., Birk, S. & Relyea, R.A. (2019) Regulations are needed to protect freshwater ecosystems from salinization. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci., 374 (1764), pii: 20180019.   link to article

2018  (back to top)

Anzaldua, G., Gerner, N. V., Lago, M., Abhold, K., Hinzmann, M., Beyer, S., Winking, C., Riegels, N., Krogsgaard Jensen, J., Termes, M., Amorós, J., Wencki, K., Strehl, C., Ugarelli, R., Hasenheit, M., Nafo, I., Hernandez, M., Vilanova, E., Damman, S., Brouwer, S., Rouillard, J., Schwesig, D. & Birk, S. (2018) Getting into the water with the Ecosystem Services Approach: The DESSIN ESS evaluation framework. Ecosystem Services, 30, 318-326.   link to article

Aschonitis, V.G., Gavioli, A., Lanzoni, M., Fano, E.A., Feld, C.K. & Castaldelli, G. (2018) Proposing priorities of intervention for the recovery of native fish populations using hierarchical ranking of environmental and exotic species impact. Journal of Environmental Management, 210, 36-50.
doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.01.006

Bechter, T., Baumann, K., Birk, S., Bolik, F., Graf, W. & Pletterbauer, F. (2018) LaRiMo - A simple and efficient GIS-based approach for large-scale morphological assessment of large European rivers. Science of the Total Environment, 628-629, 1191-1199.   link to article

Belletti, B., Nardi, L., Rinaldi, M., Poppe, M., Brabec, K., Bussettini, M., Comiti, F., Gielczewski, M., Golfieri, B., Hellsten, S., Kail, J., Marchese, E., Marcinkowski, P., Okruszko, T., Paillex, A., Schirmer, M., Stelmasczczyk & Surian, N. (2018) Assessing restoration effects on river hydromorphology using the process-based Morphological Quality Index in eight European river reaches. Environmental Management, 61, 69-84.

Brunzel, S., Kellermann, J., Nachev, M., Sures, B. & Hering, D. (2018) Energy crop production in an urban area: a comparison of habitat types and land use forms targeting economic benefits and impact on species diversity. Urban Ecosystems, 21, 615-623.   link to article

Duerregger, A., Pander, J., Palt, M., Mueller, M., Nagel, C. & Geist, J. (2018) The importance of stream interstitial conditions for the early-life-stage development of the European nase (Chondrostoma nasus L.). Ecology of Freshwater Fish, 27(4), 920-932.   link to article

Feld, C.K., Fernandes, M.R., Ferreira, M.T., Hering, D., Ormerod, S.J., Venohr, M., Gutierrez-Canovas, C. (2018) Evaluating riparian solutions to multiple stressor problems in river ecosystems - A conceptual study. Water Research, 139, 381-394.   link to article

Gerner, N. V., Nafo, I., Winking, C., Wencki, K., Strehl, C., Wortberg, T., Niemann, A., Anzaldua, G., Lago, M. & Birk, S. (2018) Large-scale river restoration pays off: A case study of ecosystem service valuation for the Emscher restoration generation project. Ecosystem Services, 30, 327-338.   link to article

Hering, D., Borja, A. Jones, I.J., Pont, D., Boets, P., Bouchez, A., Bruce, K. Drakare, S. Hänfling, B., Kahlert, M., Leese, F., Meissner, K., Mergen, P., Reyjol, Y., Segurado, P., Vogler, A. & Kelly, M. (2018) Implementation options for DNA-based identification into ecological status assessment under the European Water Framework Directive. Water Research, 138, 192-205.   link to article

Jourdan, J., Plath, M., Tonkin, J.D., Ceylan, M., Dumeier, A.C., Gellert, G., Graf, W., Hawkins, C.P., Kiel, E., Lorenz, A.W., Matthaei, C.D., Verdonschot, P.F., Verdonschot, R.C. & P. Haase (2018) Reintroduction of freshwater macroinvertebrates: challenges and opportunities. Biological Reviews, 94, 368-387.

Koch, C. & Sures, B. (2018) Environmental concentrations and toxicology of 2,4,6-Tribromophenol (TBP). Environmental Pollution, 233, 706-713.
doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2017.10.127   link to article

Kresmann, S., Arokia, A.H.R., Koch, C. & Sures, B. (2018) Ecotoxicological potential of the biocides terbutryn, octhilinone and methylisothiazolinone: Underestimated risk from biocidal pathways? Science of the Total Environment, 625, 900-908.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.12.280   link to article

Lazaridou, M., Ntislidou, C., Karaouzas, I., Skoulikidis, N. & Birk, S. (2018) Harmonization of the assessment method for classifying the ecological quality status of very large Greek rivers. Knowl. Manag. Aquat. Ecosyst. 419, 50.   link to article

Lorenz, A.W., Haase, P., Januschke, K., Sundermann, A. & Hering, D. (2018) Revisiting restored river reaches - Assessing change of aquatic and riparian communities after five years. Science of the Total Environment, 613-614, 1185-1195.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.188

Manfrin A., Larsen, S., Scalici, M., Wuertz, S. & Monaghan, M. T. (2018) Stress response of Chironomus riparius to changes in water temperature and oxygen concentration in a lowland stream. Ecological Indicators, 95, 720-725.   link to article

Manfrin A., Lehmann, D., van Grunsven, R. H. A., Larsen, S., Syväranta, J., Wharton, G., Voigt, C. C., Monaghan, M. T. & Hölker, F. (2018) Dietary changes in predators and scavengers in a nocturnally illuminated riparian ecosystem. Oikos, 127, 960-969.   link to article

Pilotto, F., Tonkin, J.D., Januschke, K., Lorenz, A.W., Jourdan , J., Sundermann, A., Hering, D., Stoll, S. & Haase, P. (2018) Diverging response patterns of terrestrial and aquatic species to hydromorphological restoration. Conservation Biology, 33, 132-141.
doi: 10.1111/cobi.13176.

Schertzinger, G., Ruchter, N. & Sures, B. (2018) Metal accumulation in sediments and amphipods downstream of combined sewer overflows. Science of the Total Environment, 616-617, 1199-1207.

Schneider, S.C., Sample, J.E., Moe, J.S., Petrin, Z., Meissner, T. & Hering, D. (2018) Unravelling the effect of flow regime on macroinvertebrates and benthic algae in regulated versus unregulated streams. Ecohydrology, 11, UNSP e1996.
DOI: 10.1002/eco.1996

Zimmermann, S. & Sures, B. (2018) Lessons learned from studies with the freshwater mussel Dreissena polymorpha exposed to platinum, palladium and rhodium. Science of the Total Environment, 615, 1396-1405.   link to article

2017  (back to top)

Beermann, A., Lorenz, A.W., Leese, F. & Hershkovitz, Y. (2017) Insights into species diversity of the genus Hydropsyche Pictet, 1834 (Hydropsychidae, Trichoptera) from the Lake Kinneret catchment (Israel). Aquatic insects, 38, 125-140.

Dumeier, A.C., Lorenz, A.W., & Kiel, E. (2017) How to facilitate freshwater macroinvertebrate reintroduction? Limnologica, 69, 24-27.
doi: 10.1016/j.limno.2017.11.001

Friberg, N., Buijse, T., Carter, C., Hering, D., Spears, B., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Forsholt Moe, T. (2017) Effective restoration of aquatic ecosystems: scaling the barriers. Water 4, UNSP e1190.

Gieswein, A., Hering, D. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Additive effects prevail: The response of biota to multiple stressors in an intensively monitored watershed. Science of the Total Environment, 593-594, 27-35.

Grabner, D. S. (2017) Hidden diversity: parasites of stream arthropods. Freshwater Biology, 62, 52-64.

Heldt, S., Rodríguez-de-Francisco, J.C., Dombrowsky, I., Feld, C.K. & Karthe, D. (2017) Is the EU WFD suitable to support IWRM planning in non-European countries? Lessons learnt from the introduction of IWRM and River Basin Management in Mongolia. Environmental Science and Policy, 75, 28-37.
doi: 10.1016/j.envsci.2017.05.009

Hershkovitz, Y., Hering, D., Gal, G., Pottgiesser, T. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Stream types of the Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) watershed. Intl. J. River Basin Management, 16, 133-143.
doi: 10.1080/15715124.2017.1365722

Jähnig, S.C., Tonkin, J.D., Gies, M., Domisch, S., Hering, D. & Haase, P. (2017) Severity multipliers as a methodology to explore potential effects of climate change on stream bioassessment programs. Water, 9, 188

Kakouei, K, Kiesel, J., Kail, J., Pusch, M. & Jähnig, S.C. (2017) Quantitative hydrological preferences of benthic stream invertebrates in Germany. Ecological Indicators, 79, 163-172.

Kupilas, B., Hering, D., Lorenz, A.W., Knuth, C. & Gücker, B. (2017) Hydromorphological restoration stimulates river ecosystem metabolism, Biogeosciences, 14, 1989-2002.   link to article

Leese, F., Hering, D. & Wägele, W. (2017) Potenzial genetischer Methoden für das Biomonitoring der Wasserrahmenrichtlinie. Wasserwirtschaft, 2017 (7/8), 49-53.

Lemm, J.U. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Identification and interaction of multiple stressors in central European lowland rivers, Science of the Total Environment, 603-604, 148-154
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.06.092   link to article

Modrak, P., Brunzel, S. & Lorenz, A.W. (2017) Riparian plant species preferences indicate diversification of site conditions after river restoration. Ecohydrology 10, e1852.

Morandi, B., Kail, J., Toedter, A., Wolter, C. & Piégay, H. (2017) Diverse Approaches to Implement and Monitor River Restoration: A Comparative Perspective in France and Germany. Environmental Management, 60, 931-946.

Paillex, A., Reichert,P., Lorenz, A.W. & Schuwirth, N. (2017) Mechanistic modeling for predicting the effects of restoration, invasion and pollution on benthic invertebrate communities in rivers. Freshwater Biology, 62, 1083-1093.

Radinger, J., Kail, J. & Wolter, C. (2017) Differences among expert judgments of fish habitat suitability and implications for river management. River Research and Applications, 33, 538-547.

Schertzinger, G., Zimmermann, S., Grabner, D. & Sures, B. (2017) Assessment of sublethal endpoints after chronic exposure of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans to palladium, platinum and rhodium. Environmental Pollution, 230, 31-39
doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2017.06.040   link to article

Sondermann, M., Gies, M., Hering, D., Winking, C. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Application and validation of a new approach for modelling benthic invertebrate dispersal: First colonisation of a former open sewer system. Science of the Total Environment, 609, 875-884   link to article

Steffen, S., Nüßer, L., Seiler, T.-B., Ruchter, N., Schumann, M., Döring, R., Cofalla, C., Ostfeld, A., Salomons, E., Schüttrumpf, H., Hollert, H. & Brinkmann, M. (2017) A versatile and low-cost open source pipetting robot for automation of toxicological and ecotoxicological bioassays, PLOS ONE 12(6), e0179636   link to article

Zimmermann, S., Ruchter, N., Loza, K., Epple, M. & Sures, B. (2017) Nanoparticulate versus ionic silver: Behavior in the tank water, bioaccumulation, elimination and subcellular distribution in the freshwater mussel Dreissena polymorpha. Environmental Pollution, 222, 251-260.   link to article

Zimmermann, S., Wolff, C. & B. Sures (2017) Toxicity of platinum, palladium and rhodium to Daphnia magna in single and binary metal exposure experiments. Environmental Pollution, 224, 368-376.   link to article

2016  (back to top)

Aschonitis, V.G., Feld, C.K., Castaldelli, G., Turin, P., Visonà, E. & Fano, E.A. (2016) Environmental stressor gradients hierarchically regulate macrozoobenthic community turnover in lotic systems of Northern Italy. Hydrobiologia, 765, 131-147.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2407-x

Dahm, V. & Hering, D. (2016) A modeling approach for identifying recolonisation source sites in river restoration planning. Landscape Ecology, 31, 2323-2342.
doi: 10.1007/s10980-016-0402-x   link to article

Ecke, F., Hellsten, S., Köhler, J., Lorenz, A.W., Rääpysjärvi, J., Scheunig, S., Segersten, J. & Baattrup-Pedersen, A. (2016) The response of hydrophyte growth forms and plant strategies to river restoration. Hydrobiologia, 769, 41-54
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2605-6.   link to article

Faltynková, A., Sures, B. & Kostadinova, A. (2016) Biodiversity of trematodes in their intermediate snail and fish hosts in the freshwater ecosystems of Europe. Systematic Parasitology, 93, 283-293.   link to article

Feichtmeier, N.S., Ruchter, N., Zimmermann, S., Sures, B. & K. Leopold (2016) A direct solid-sampling analysis method for the detection of silver nanoparticles in biological matrices. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 408, 295-305.   link to article

Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Eme, D., Gerisch, M., Hering, D., Kernan, M., Maileht, K., Mischke, U., Ott, I., Pletterbauer, F., Poikane, S., Salgado, J., Sayer, C.D., van Wichelen, J. & Malard, F. (2016) Disentangling the effects of land use and geo-climatic factors on diversity in European freshwater ecosystems. Ecological Indicators, 60, 71-83.   link to article

Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Eme, D., Gerisch, M., Hering, D., Kernan, M., Maileht, K., Mischke, U., Ott, I., Pletterbauer, F., Poikane, S., Salgado, J., Sayer, C.D., van Wichelen, J. & Malard, F. (2016) Disentangling the effects of land use and geo-climatic factors on diversity in European freshwater ecosystems. Ecological Indicators, 60, 71-83.
doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.06.024

Feld, C.K., Segurado, P. & Gutiérrez-Cánovas, C. (2016) Analysing the impact of multiple stressors in aquatic biomonitoring data: A "cookbook" with applications in R. Science of the Total Environment, 573, 1320-1339.   link to article

Friberg, N., Angelopoulos, N.V., Buijse, A.D., Cowx, I.G., Kail, J., Moe., T.F., Moirk, H., O'Hare, M.T., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Wolter, C (2016) Effective river restoration in the 21st century: From trial and error to novel evidence-based approaches. Advances in Ecological Research, 55, 535-611.   link to article

Göthe, E., Timmermann, A., Januschke K.& Baattrup-Pedersen, A. (2016) Structural and functional responses of floodplain vegetation to stream ecosystem restoration. Hydrobiologia, 769, 79-92.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2401-3   link to article

Januschke, K. & Verdonschot, R.C.M. (2016) Effects of river restoration on riparian ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) in Europe. Hydrobiologia 769, 93-104.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2532-6   link to article

Kail, J., McKie, B., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Hering, D. (2016) Preface: Effects of hydromorphological river restoration?a comprehensive field investigation of 20 European projects. Hydrobiologia, 769, 1-2.   link to article

Kelly, M. G., Birk, S., Willby, N. J., Denys, L., Drakare, S., Kahlert, M., Karjalainen, S. M., Marchetto, A., Pitt, J.-A., Urbanic, G. & Poikane, S. (2016) Redundancy in the ecological assessment of lakes: Are phytoplankton, macrophytes and phytobenthos all necessary? Science of The Total Environment, 568, 594-602   link to article

Keppel, M., Dangel, K.C., Sures, B. (2016) The hsp70 response of Anguillicola species to host-specific stressors. Parasitology Research, 115, 2149-2154   link to article

Koch, C., Dundua, A., Aragon-Gomez, J., Nachev, M., Stephan, S., Willach, S., Ulbricht, M., Schmitz, O.J., Schmidt, T.C. & Sures, B. (2016) Degradation of polymeric brominated flame retardants: Development of an analytical approach using PolyFR and UV irradiation. Environmental Science and Technology, 50, 12912-12920.
doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b04083   link to article

Kupilas, B., Friberg, N., McKie, B.G., Jochmann, M.A., Lorenz, A.W. & Hering, D. (2016) River restoration and the trophic structure of benthic invertebrate communities across 16 European restoration projects. Hydrobiologia, 769, 105?120.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2569-6   link to article

Le, T.T.Y., Nachev, M., Grabner, D., Hendriks, A.J. & Sures, B. (2016) Development and validation of a biodynamic model for mechanistically predicting metal accumulation in fish-parasite systems. PLoS ONE, 11(8), e0161091
doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0161091   link to article

Le, Y.T.T., Zimmermann, S. & Sures, B. (2016) How does the metallothionein induction in bivalves meet the criteria for biomarkers of metal exposure? Environmental Pollution, 212, 257-268.
doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2016.01.070   link to article

Leps, M., Sundermann, A., Tonkin, J.D.,Lorenz, A.W. & Haase, P. (2016) Time is no healer: increasing restoration age does not lead to improved benthic invertebrate communities in restored river reaches. Science of The Total Environment, 557-558, 722-732.    link to article

Muhar, S., Januschke, K., Kail, J., Poppe, M., Schmutz, S., Hering, D. & Buijse, A.D. (2016) Evaluating good-practice cases for river restoration across Europe: context, methodological framework, selected results and recommendations. Hydrobiologia, 769, 3-19.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-016-2652-7   link to article

Nachev, M. & Sures, B. (2016) Environmental parasitology: Parasites as accumulation bioindicators in the marine environment. Journal of Sea Research, 113, 45-50.
doi:10.1016/j.seares.2015.06.005   link to article

Nõges, P., Argillier, C., Borja, Á., Garmendia, J. M., Hanganu, J., Kodes, V., Pletterbauer, F., Sagouis, A. & Birk, S. (2016) Quantified biotic and abiotic responses to multiple stress in freshwater, marine and ground waters. Science of The Total Environment, 540, 43-52.   link to article

Poppe, M., Kail, J., Aroviita, J., Stelmaszczyk, M., Gielczewski, M. & Muhar, S. (2016) Assessing restoration effects on hydromorphology in European mid-sized rivers by key hydromorphological parameters. Hydrobiologia, 769, 21-40.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2468-x   link to article

Rohn, A., Merkel, W., Echterhoff, J., Wermter, P., Feld, C.K., Meißner, T., Schütt, M. & Sures, B. (2016) Erweiterte Nutzung von Trinkwasser-Talsperren unter energetischen Aspekten. Wasserkraft, 6, 28-31.

Schinegger, R., Palt, M., Segurado, P. & Schmutz, S. (2016) Untangling the effects of multiple human stressors and their impacts on fish assemblages in European running waters. Science of the Total Environment, 573, 1079-1088.   link to article

Schmutz, S., Jurajda, P., Kaufmann, S., Lorenz, A.W., Muhar, S., Paillex, A., Poppe, M. & Wolter, C. (2016) Response of fish assemblages to hydromorphological restoration in central and northern European rivers. Hydrobiologia, 769, 67?78.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2354-6   link to article

Schülting, L., Feld, C.K. & Graf, W. (2016) Effects of hydro- and thermopeaking on benthic macroinvertebrate drift. Science of the Total Environment, 573, 1472-1480.   link to article

Selbach, C., Soldánová, M. & Sures, B. (2016) Estimating the risk of swimmer's itch in surface waters? a case study from Lake Baldeney, the Ruhr River. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 7, 693-699.

Soldánová, M., Selbach, C. & Sures, B. (2016) The early worm catches the bird? Productivity and patterns of Trichobilharzia szidati cercarial emission from Lymnaea stagnalis. PLoS One 11, e0149678.   link to article

Verdonschot, R.C.M., Kail, J., McKie, B.G. & Verdonschot, P.F.M. (2016) The role of benthic microhabitats in determining the effects of hydromorphological river restoration on macroinvertebrates. Hydrobiologia, 769, 55-66.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2354-6   link to article

Vermaat, J., Wagtendonk, A.J., Brouwer, R., Sheremet, O., Ansink, E., Brockhoff, T., Plug, M., Hellsten, S., Aroviita, J., Tylec, L., Gielczewski, M., Kohut, L., Brabec, K., Haverkamp, J., Poppe, M., Boeck, K., Coerssen, M., Segersten, J. & Hering, D. (2016) Assessing the societal benefits of river restoration using the ecosystem services approach. Hydrobiologia, 769, 121-135.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2482-z.   link to article

Vermaat, J.E., Hellmann, F.A., Teeffelen, A.J.A., Minnen, J., Alkemade, R., Billeter, R., Beierkuhnlein, C., Boitani, L., Cabeza, M., Feld, C.K., Huntley, B., Paterson, J. & WallisDeVries, M.F. (2016) Differentiating the effects of climate and land use change on European biodiversity: A scenario analysis. AMBIO, 46, 277-290.
doi: 10.1007/s13280-016-0840-3

Weigand, A.M., Kremers, J. & Grabner, D.S. (2016) Shared microsporidian profiles between an obligate (Niphargus) and facultative subterranean amphipod population (Gammarus) at sympatry provide indications for underground transmission pathways. Limnologica, 58, 7-10.   link to article

Wiegleb, G., Gebler, D., van de Weyer, K. & Birk, S. (2016) Comparative test of ecological assessment methods of lowland streams based on long-term monitoring data of macrophytes. Science of the Total Environment, 541, 1269-1281.   link to article

2015  (back to top)

Aschonitis, V.G., Feld, C.K., Castaldelli, G., Turin, P., Visonà, E. & Fano, E.A. (2015) Environmental stressor gradients hierarchically regulate macrozoobenthic community turnover in lotic systems of Northern Italy. Hydrobiologia, 765, 1-17.   link to article

Baattrup-Pedersen, A., Göthe, E., Larsen, S., O'Hare, M., Birk, S., Riis, T. & Friberg, N. (2015) Plant trait characteristics vary with size and eutrophication in European lowland streams. Journal of Applied Ecology, 52, 1617-1628.   link to article

Chen, H.Y., Grabner, D.S., Nachev, M., Shih, S.H. & Sures, B (2015) Effect of the acanthocephalan Polymorphus minutus and the microsporidian Dictyocoela duebenum on energy reserves and stress response of cadmium exposed Gammarus fossarum. Peer J 3, e1353.   link to article

Cobelo-García1, A., Filella, M., Croot, P., Frazzoli, C., Du Laing, G., Ospina-Alvarez, N., Rauch, S., Salaun, P., Schäfer, J. & Zimmermann, S. (2015) COST action TD1407: network on technology-critical elements (NOTICE)-from environmental processes to human health threats. Environmental Science & Pollution Research, 22, 15188-15194.   link to article

Dangel, K. C., Keppel, M., Le, T. T. Y., Grabner, D. & Sures, B. (2015) Competing invaders: Performance of two Anguillicol a species in Lake Bracciano. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife, 4, 119-124.   link to article

Eybe, T., Thielen, F., Bohn, T. & Sures, B. (2015) Influence of the excystment time on the breeding success of juvenile freshwater pearl mussels (Margaritifera margaritifera). Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 25, 21-30.   link to article

Gies, M., Sondermann, M., Hering, D. & Feld, C.K. (2015) A comparison of modelled and actual distributions of eleven benthic macroinvertebrate species in a Central European mountain catchment. Hydrobiologia, 758, 1-18.   link to article

Gies, M., Sondermann, M., Hering, D. & Feld, C.K. (2015) Are species distribution models based on broad-scale environmental variables transferable across adjacent watersheds? A case study with eleven macroinvertebrate species. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 186, 63-97.   link to article

Grabner D.S., Weigand, A.M., Leese, F., Winking, C., Hering, D., Tollrian, R. & B. Sures (2015) Invaders, natives and their enemies: distribution patterns of amphipods and their microsporidian parasites in the Ruhr Metropolis, Germany. Parasites & Vectors, 8, 419.   link to article

Guse, B., Kail, J., Radinger, J., Schröder, M., Kiesel, J., Hering, D., Wolter, C. & Fohrer, N. (2015) Eco-hydrologic model cascades: Simulating land use and climate change impacts on hydrology, hydraulics and habitats for fish and macroinvertebrates, Science of the Total Environment, 533, 542-566.   link to article

Hering, D., Aroviita, J., Baattrup-Pedersen, A., Brabec, K., Buijse, T., Ecke, F., Friberg, N., Gielczewski, M., Januschke, K., Köhler, J., Kupilas; B., Lorenz, A.W., Muhar, S., Paillex, A., Poppe, M., Schmidt, T., Schmutz, S., Vermaat, J., Verdonschot, P.F.M., Verdonschot, R.C.M, Wolter, C. & Kail, J. (2015) Contrasting the roles of section length and instream habitat enhancement for river restoration success: a field study of 20 European restoration projects. Journal of Applied Ecology, 52, 1518-1527.
doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12531   link to article

Hering, D., Carvalho, L., Argillier, C., Beklioglu, M., Borja, A., Cardoso, A. C., Duel, H., Ferreira, T., Globevnik, L., Hanganu, J., Hellsten, S., Jeppesen, E., Kodes, V., Lyche Solheim, A., Nõges, T., Ormerod, S., Panagopoulos, Y., Schmutz, S. Venohr, M. & Birk, S. (2015) Managing aquatic ecosystems and water resources under multiple stress - an introduction to the MARS project. Science of The Total Environment, 503-504, 10-21.   link to article

Hershkovitz, Y., Dahm, V., Lorenz, A.W. & Hering, D. (2015) A multi-trait approach for the identification and protection of European freshwater species that are potentially vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. Ecological Indicators, 50, 150-160.   link to article

Kail, J., Brabec, K., Poppe, M. & Januschke, K. (2015) The effect of river restoration on fish, macroinvertebrates and aquatic macophytes: A meta-analysis. Ecological Indicators, 58, 311-321.
doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.06.011   link to article

Kail, J., Guse, B., Radinger, J., Schröder, M., Kiesel, J., Kleinhans, M., Schuurman, F., Fohrer, N., Hering, D. & Wolter, C. (2015) A Modelling Framework to Assess the Effect of Pressures on River Abiotic Habitat Conditions and Biota. PLoS ONE 10(6), e0130228.
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.013022   link to article

Keppel, M., Dangel, K. C. & Sures, B. (2015) Size does matter? A closer look on Anguillicola morphology. Parasitology Research 114, 3479-3486.   link to article

Kiesel, J., Schröder, M., Hering, D., Schmalz, B., Hörmann, G., Jähnig, S.C. & Fohrer, N. (2015) A new model linking macroinvertebrate assemblages to habitat composition in rivers: development, sensitivity and univariate application. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 186, 117-133.   link to article

Koch, C., Schmidt-Kötters, T., Rupp, R. & Sures, B. (2015) Review of Hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD) with a focus on legislation and recent publications concerning toxicokinetics and -dynamics. Environmental Pollution, 199, 26-34.
doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.01.011   link to article

Le, T.T.Y., Swartjes, F., Römkens, P., Groenenberg, J.E., Wang, P., Lofts, S. & Hendriks, A.J. (2015) Modelling metal accumulation using humic acid as a surrogate for plant roots. Chemosphere, 124, 61-69
doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.11.003.   link to article

Matthews, J., Schipper, A.M., Hendriks, A.J., Le, T.T.Y., bij de Vaate, A., van der Velde, G. & Leuven, R.S.E.W. (2015) A dominance shift from the zebra mussel to the invasive quagga mussel may alter the trophic transfer of metals. Environmental Pollution, 203, 183-190.
doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2015.03.032   link to article

Ogawa, K., Akiyama, D. & Grabner, D. (2015) Paradeontacylix buri n. sp. (Trematoda: Aporocotylidae) from Seriola quinqueradiata cultured in Japan with a description of unidentified Paradeontacylix sp. from S. lalandi. Fish Pathology, 50(4), 183-191.   link to article

Poikane, S., Birk, S., Böhmer, J., Carvalho, L., Hoyos, C. De, Gassner, H., Hellsten, S., Kelly, M., Lyche-Solheim, A., Olin, M., Pall, K., Phillips, G., Portielje, R., Ritterbusch, D., Sandin, L., Schartau, A.-K., Solimini, A. G., van den Berg, M., Wolframs, G. & van de Bund, W. (2015) A hitchhiker's guide to European lake ecological assessment and intercalibration. Ecological Indicators, 52, 533-544.   link to article

Radinger, J., Wolter, C. & J. Kail (2015) Spatial scaling of environmental variables improves species-habitat models of fishes in a small, sand-bed lowland river. PLoS ONE 10(11): e0142813.   link to article

Ruchter, N. & Sures, B. (2015) Distribution of Pt and other traffic related metals in sediments and clams (Corbicula sp.). Water Research, 70, 313-324.   link to article

Schmidt-Kloiber, A. & Hering, D. (2015) - An online tool that unifies, standardises and codifies more than 20,000 European freshwater organisms and their ecological preferences. Ecological Indicators, 53, 271-282.   link to article

Schröder M., Sondermann, M., Sures, B. & Hering, D. (2015) Effects of salinity gradients on benthic invertebrate and diatom communities in a German lowland river. Ecological Indicators, 57, 236-248.   link to article

Selbach, C., Soldánová, M., Georgieva, S., Kostadinova, A. & Sures, B. (2015) Integrative taxonomic approach to the cryptic diversity of Diplostomum spp. in lymnaeid snails from Europe with a focus on the "Diplostomum mergi" species complex. Parasites and Vectors, 8, 300.    link to article

Simaika, J.P., Stoll, S., Lorenz, A. W., Thomas, G., Sundermann, A. & Haase, P. (2015) Bundles of stream restoration measures and their effects on fish communities. Limnologica, 55, 1-8.   link to article

Sondermann, M., Gies, M., Hering, D., Schröder, M. & Feld, C.K. (2015) Modelling the effect of in-stream and terrestrial barriers on the dispersal of aquatic insect species: a case study from a Central European mountain catchment. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 186, 99-115.   link to article

Thomas, G., Lorenz, A. W., Sundermann, A., Haase, P., Peter, A. & Stoll, S. (2015) Fish community responses and the temporal dynamic of recovery following river habitat restorations in Europe. Freshwater Science, 34, 975-990.
doi: 10.1086/681820   link to article

Wilke, P., Coger, V., Nachev, M., Schachschal, S., Million, N., Barcikowski, S., Sures, B., Reimers, K., Vogt, P.M. & Pich, A. (2015) Biocompatible microgel-modified electrospun fibers for zinc ion release. Polymer, 61, 163-173.   link to article

Winking, C., Lorenz, A.W., Sures, B. & Hering, D. (2015) Start at zero: succession of benthic invertebrate assemblages in restored former sewage channels. Aquatic Sciences, 78, 683-694.
doi: 10.1007/s00027-015-0459-7   link to article

Xiu, C., Gerisch, M., Ilg, C., Henle, K. & Ouyang, Z. (2015) Effects of hydrologic modifications to riparian plant communities in a large river system in northern China. Ecological Research, 30, 461-469.   link to article

2014  (back to top)

Amoozadeh, E., Malek, M., Rashidinejad, R., Nabavi, S.M., Karbassi, M.R., Ghayoumi, R., Ghorbanzadeh-Zafarni, G., Salehi, H. & Sures, B. (2014) Marine organisms as heavy metal bioindicators in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21, 2386-2395.

Birk, S. & Ecke, F. (2014) The potential of remote sensing in ecological status assessment of coloured lakes using aquatic plants. Ecological Indicators, 46, 398-406:   link to article

Boenigk, J., Beisser, D., Zimmermann, S., Bock, C., Jakobi, J., Grabner, D., Großmann, L., Rahmann, S., Barcikowski, S. & Sures, B. (2014) Effects of silver nitrate and silver nanoparticles on a planktonic community: general trends after short-term exposure. PLoS One 9, e95340.

Chen, H.-Y., Cheng, Y.-S., Grabner, D.S., Chang, S.-H. & Shih, H.-H. (2014) Effect of different temperatures on the expression of the newly characterized heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90) in L3 of Anisakis spp. isolated from Scomber australasicus. Veterinary Parasitology, 205(3-4), 540-50.

Dangel, K. C., Keppel, M., Tabujew, K. & Sures, B. (2014) Effects of Anguillicola novaezelandiae on the levels of cortisol and hsp70 in the European eel. Parasitology Research, 113, 3817-3822.

Elbrecht, V., Feld, C.K., Gies, M., Hering, D., Sondermann, M., Tollrian, R. & Leese, F. (2014) Genetic diversity and dispersal potential of the stonefly Dinocras cephalotes in a central European low mountain range. Freshwater Science, 33, 81-191.

Emde, S., Rueckert, S., Kochmann, J., Knopf, K., Sures, B. & Klimpel, S. (2014) Nematode eel parasite found inside acanthocephalan cysts ? A "Trojan horse" strategy? Parasites & Vectors 7, 504.

Eschbach, E., Nolte, A. W., Kohlmann, K., Kersten, P., Kail, J. & Arlinghaus, R. (2014) Population differentiation of zander (Sander lucioperca) across native and newly colonized ranges suggests increasing admixture in the course of an invasion. Evolutionary Applications, 7, 555-568.

Golestaninasab, M., Malek, M., Roohi, A., Karbassi, M.R., Amoozadeh, E., Rashidinejad, R., Ghayoumi, R. & Sures, B. (2014) A survey on bioconcentration capacities of some marine parasitic and free-living organisms in the Gulf of Oman. Ecological Indicators, 37, 99-104.

Grabner, D.S., Mohamed, F.A.M.M., Nachev, M., Méabed, E.M.H., Sabry, A.H.A. & Sures, B. (2014) Invasion biology meets parasitology: A case study of parasite spill-back with egyptian Fasciola gigantica in the invasive snail Pseudosuccinea columella. PloS ONE 9, e88537.

Grabner, D.S., Schertzinger, G. & Sures, B. (2014) Effect of multiple microsporidian infections and temperature stress on the heat shock protein 70 (hsp70) response of the amphipod Gammarus pulex. Parasites and Vectors, 7, 170.

Januschke, K., Jähnig, S.C., Lorenz, A.W. & Hering, D. (2014) Mountain river restoration measures and their success(ion): Effects on river morphology, local species pool, and functional composition of three organism groups. Ecological Indicators, 38, 243-255.
doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2013.10.031   link to article

Johnson, R.K., Angeler, D.G., Moe, S.J. & Hering, D. (2014) Cross-taxon responses to elevated nutrients in European streams and lakes. Aquatic Sciences, 76, 51-60.

Keppel, M., Dangel, K. C. & Sures, B. (2014) Comparison of infection success, development and swim bladder pathogenicity of two congeneric Anguillicola species in experimentally infected Anguilla anguilla and A. japonica. Parasitology Research, 113, 3727-3735.

Le, T.T.Y. & Hendriks, A.J. (2014) Uncertainties associated with lacking data for predictions of solid-solution partitioning of metals in soil. Science of the Total Environment, 490, 44-49.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.04.124   link to article

Le, T.T.Y., Wang, P., Vijver, M.G., Kinraide, T.B., Hendriks, A.J. & Peijnenburg, W.J.G.M. (2014) Delineating ion-ion interactions by electrostatic modelling for predicting rhizotoxicity of metal mixtures to lettuce Lactuca sativa. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Chemistry, 33, 1988-1995.
doi: 10.1002/etc.2643   link to article

Le, Y.T.T., Rijsdijk, L., Sures, B. & Hendriks, A.J. (2014) Accumulation of persistent organic pollutants in parasites. Chemosphere, 108, 145-151.

Poikane, S., Zampoukas, N., Borja, A., Davies, S. P., van de Bund, W. & Birk, S. (2014) Intercalibration of aquatic ecological assessment methods in the European Union: Lessons learned and way forward. Environmental Science & Policy, 44, 237-246.

Radinger, J., Kail, J. & Wolter. C. (2014) FIDIMO - A Free and Open Source GIS based dispersal model for riverine fish. Ecological Informatics, 24, 238-247.

Selbach, C., Soldánová, M., Georgieva, S., Kostadinova, A., Kalbe, M., & Sures, B. (2014) Morphological and molecular data for larval stages of four species of Petasiger Dietz, 1909 (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) with an updated key to the known cercariae from the Palaearctic. Systematic Parasitology, 89, 153-66.

Stoll, S., Kail, J., Lorenz, A.W., Sundermann, A. & Haase, P. (2014) The importance of the regional species pool, ecological species traits and local habitat conditions for the colonization of restored river reaches by fish. PLoS ONE 9(1), e84741.
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084741   link to article

Winking, C., Lorenz, A.W., Sures, B., & Hering, D. (2014) Recolonisation patterns of benthic invertebrates: a field investigation of restored former sewage channels. Freshwater Biology, 59, 1932-1944.

2013  (back to top)

Birk, S., Bellack, E., Böhmer, J., Mischke, U., Schaumburg, J., Schütz, C. & Witt, J. (2013) Die Interkalibrierung nach EG-Wasserrahmenrichtlinie - Neue Ergebnisse und Resümee. Wasserwirtschaft, 1/2, 52-55.

Birk, S., Willby, N., Kelly, M., Bonne, W., Borja, A., Poikane, S. & van de Bund, W. (2013) Intercalibrating classifications of ecological status: Europe's quest for common management objectives for aquatic ecosystems. Science of the Total Environment, 454-455, 490-499.

Brucet, S., Poikane, S., Lyche-Solheim, A. & Birk, S. (2013) Biological assessment of European lakes: ecological rationale and human impacts. Freshwater Biology, 58, 1106-1115.

Brucet, S., Poikane, S., Lyche-Solheim, A. & Birk, S. (2013) Biological assessment of European lakes: ecological rationale and human impacts. Freshwater Biology, 58, 1106-1115.   link to article

Dahm, V., Hering, D., Nemitz, D., Graf, W., Schmidt-Kloiber, A., Leitner, P., Melcher, A. & Feld, C.K. (2013) Effects of physico-chemistry, land use and hydromorphology on three riverine organism groups: a comparative analysis with monitoring data from Germany and Austria. Hydrobiologia, 704, 389-415.

Dangel, K. C. & Sures, B. (2013) Natural Anguillicola novaezelandiae infection - is there seasonality in New Zealand? Parasitology Research, 112 (4), 1623-1630.

Dangel, K. C., Keppel, M. & Sures, B. (2013) Can differences in life cycle explain differences in invasiveness? - A study on Anguillicola novaezelandiae in the European eel. Parasitology, 140, 1831-1836.

Eybe, T., Thielen, F., Bohn, T. & Sures, B. (2013) The first millimetre ? rearing of juvenile freshwater pearl mussels (Margaritifera margaritifera) in plastic boxes. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 23, 964-975.

Feld, C.K. (2013) Response of three lotic assemblages to riparian and catchment-scale land use: implications for designing catchment monitoring programmes. Freshwater Biology, 58, 715-729.

Feld, C.K., de Bello, F. & Dolédec, S. (2013) Biodiversity of traits and species both show weak responses to hydromorphological alteration in lowland river macroinvertebrates. Freshwater Biology, 59, 233-248.

Frank, S.N., Godehardt, S., Nachev, M., Trubiroha, A., Kloas, W. & Sures, B. (2013) Influence of the cestode Ligula intestinalis and the acanthocephalan Polymorphus minutus on levels of heat shock proteins (HSP70) and metallothioneins in their fish and crustacean intermediate hosts. Environmental Pollution, 180, 173-179.

Georgieva, S., Selbach, C., Faltýnková, A., Soldánová, M., Sures, B., Skírnisson, K., & Kostadinova, A. (2013) New cryptic species of the "revolutum" group of Echinostoma (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) revealed by molecular and morphological data. Parasites & Vectors, 6(1), 64.

Georgieva, S., Soldánová, M., Pérez-del-Olmo, A., Dangel, D.R., Sitko, J., Sures, B. & Kostadinova, A. (2013) Molecular prospecting for European Diplostomum (Digenea: Diplostomidae) reveals cryptic species diversity. International Journal for Parasitology, 43, 57-72.

Haase, P., Hering, D., Jähnig, S.C., Lorenz, A.W. & Sundermann, A. (2013) The impact of hydromorphological restoration on river ecological status: a comparison of fish, benthic invertebrates, and macrophytes. Hydrobiologia, 704, 475-488.

Hering, D., Borja, A., Carvalho, L. & Feld, C.K. (2013) Assessment and recovery of European water bodies: key messages from the WISER project. Hydrobiologia, 704, 1-9.

Jähnig, S. C., Lorenz, A. W., Lorenz, R. R. C. & Kail, J. (2013) A comparison of habitat diversity and interannual habitat dynamics in actively and passively restored mountain rivers of Germany. Hydrobiologia, 712, 89-104.

Kail, J. & Wolter, C. (2013) Pressures at larger spatial scales strongly influence the ecological status of heavily modified river water bodies in Germany. Science of the Total Environment, 454-455, 40-50.

Le, T.T.Y. & Hendriks, A.J. (2013) Relationships between absorption efficiency of elements in mammals and chemical properties. Critical Reviews in Toxicology, 43, 800-809.

Le, T.T.Y. & Peijnenburg, W.J.G.M. (2013) Modelling toxicity of mixtures of perfluorooctanoic acid and triazoles (triadimefon and paclobutrazol) to the benthic cladoceran Chydorus sphaericus. Environmental Science & Technology, 47, 6621-6629.
doi: 10.1021/es4001104   link to article

Le, T.T.Y., Vijver, M.G., Hendriks, A.J. & Peijnenburg, W.J.G.M. (2013) Modelling toxicity of binary metal mixtures (Cu2+-Ag+, Cu2+-Zn2+) to lettuce Lactuca sativa, with Biotic Ligand Model. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 32, 137-143.
doi: 10.1002/etc.2039.   link to article

Le, T.T.Y., Vijver, M.G., Kinraide, T.B., Peijnenburg, W.J.G.M. & Hendriks, A.J. (2013) Modelling metal-metal interactions and metal toxicity to lettuce Lactuca sativa following mixture exposure (Cu2+-Zn2+ and Cu2+-Ag+). Environmental Pollution, 176, 185-192.

Lorenz, A.W. & Feld, C.K. (2013) Upstream river morphology and riparian land use overrule local restoration effects on ecological status assessment. Hydrobiologia, 704, 489-501.

Lorenz, A.W., Stoll,S., Sundermann, A. & Haase, P. (2013) Do adult and YOY fish benefit from river restoration measures? Ecological Engineering, 61, 174-181
doi: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2013.09.027   link to article

Lyche-Solheim, A., Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Phillips, G., Carvalho, L., Morabito, G., Mischke, U., Willby, N., Søndergaard, M., Hellsten, S., Kolada, A., Mjelde, M., Böhmer, J., Miler, O., Pusch, M., Argillier, C., Jeppesen, E., Lauridsen, T. & Poikane, S. (2013) Ecological status assessment of European lakes: a comparison of metrics for phytoplankton, macrophytes, benthic invertebrates and fish. Hydrobiologia, 704, 57-74.

Marbà, N., Krause-Jensen, D., Alcoverro, T., Birk, S., Pedersen, A., Neto, J.M., Orfanidis, S., Garmendia, J.M., Muxika, I., Borja, A., Dencheva, K. & Duarte, C.M. (2013) Diversity of European seagrass indicators: Patterns within and across regions. Hydrobiologia, 704, 265-278.   link to article

Moe, S.J., Schmidt-Kloiber, A., Dudley, B.J. & Hering, D. (2013) The WISER way of organising ecological data from European rivers, lakes transitional and coastal waters. Hydrobiologia, 704, 11-28.

Müller-Peddinghaus, E. & Hering, D. (2013) The wing morphology of limnephilid caddisflies in relation to their habitat preferences. Freshwater Biology, 58, 1138-1148.

Nachev, M., Schertzinger, G. & Sures, B. (2013) Comparison of the metal accumulation capacity between the acanthocephalan Pomphorhynchus laevis and larval nematodes of the genus Eustrongylides sp. infecting barbel (Barbus barbus). Parasites and Vectors 6, 21.

Schröder, M., Kiesel, J., Schattmann, A., Jähnig, S., Lorenz, A.W., Kramm, S., Keizer-Vlek, H., Rolauffs, P., Graf, W., Leitner P. & Hering, D. (2013) Substratum associations of benthic invertebrates in lowland and mountain streams. Ecological Indicators, 30, 178-189.

Soldánová, M., Selbach, C., Kalbe, M., Kostadinova, A., & Sures, B. (2013) Swimmer's itch: etiology, impact, and risk factors in Europe. Trends in Parasitology, 29, 65-74.

Stoll, S., Sundermann, A., Lorenz, A. W., Kail, J. & Haase, P. (2013) Small and impoverished regional species pools constrain colonization of restored river reaches by fishes. Freshwater Biology, 58, 664-674.

Verdonschot, P.F.M., Spears, B.M., Feld, C.K., Brucet, S., Keizer-Vlek, H., Borja, A., Elliott, M., Kernan, M. & Johnson, R.K. (2013) A comparative review of recovery processes in rivers, lakes, estuarine and coastal waters. Hydrobiologia, 704, 453-474.

Von Bertrab, M.G., Krein, A., Stendera, S., Thielen, F. & Hering, D. (2013) Is fine sediment deposition a main driver for the composition of benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages? Ecological Indicators, 24, 589-598.

2012  (back to top)

Bellack, E., Birk, S. & Linnenweber, C. (2012) Bewertung erheblich veränderter Fließgewässer in Deutschland. Wasser und Abfall, 12, 37-40.   link to article

Birk, S., Bonne, W., Borja, A., Brucet, S., Courrat, A., Poikane, S., Solimini, A.G., Bund, W. van de, Zampoukas, N. & Hering, D. (2012) Three hundred ways to assess Europe's surface waters: an almost complete overview of biological methods to implement the Water Framework Directive. Ecological Indicators, 18, 31-41.

Birk, S., van Kouwen, L. & Willby, N. (2012) Harmonising the bioassessment of large rivers in the absence of near-natural reference conditions - a case study of the Danube River. Freshwater Biology, 57, 1716-1732.

Grabner, D. S., Dangel, K. C. & Sures, B. (2012) Merging species? Evidence for hybridization between the eel parasites Anguillicola crassus and A. novaezelandiae (Nematoda, Anguillicolidea). Parasites and Vectors, 5 (1) , art. no. 244.

Grabner, D.S., Yokoyama, H., Shirakashi, S. & Kinami, R. (2012) Diagnostic PCR assays to detect and differentiate Kudoa septempunctata, K. thyrsites and K. lateolabracis (Myxozoa, Multivalvulida) in muscle tissue of olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Aquaculture, 338-341, 36-40.

Kail, J., Arle, J. & Jähnig, S. C. (2012) Limiting factors and thresholds for macroinvertebrate assemblages in European rivers: Empirical evidence from three datasets on water quality, catchment urbanization, and river restoration. Ecological Indicators 18, 63-72.

Kroupova, H., Trubiroha, A., Wuertz, S., Frank, S.N., Sures, B. & Kloas, W. (2012) Nutritional status and gene expression along the somatotropic axis in roach (Rutilus rutilus) infected with the tapeworm Ligula intestinalis. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 177, 270-277

Le, T.T.Y., Peijnenburg, W.J.G.M., Hendriks, A.J. & Vijver, M.G. (2012) Predicting effects of cations on copper toxicity to lettuce (Lactuca sativa) by the biotic ligand model. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 31, 355-359. doi: 10.1002/etc.736.

Lorenz, A.W., Korte, T., Sundermann, A., Januschke, K. & Haase, P. (2012) Macrophytes respond to reach-scale river restorations. Journal of Applied Ecology, 49, 202-212.
doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2011.02082.x

Pardo, I., Gómez-Rodríguez, C., Wasson, J.-G., Owen, R., Bund, W. van de, Kelly, M.G., Bennett, C., Birk, S., Buffagni, A., Erba, S., Mengin, N., Murray-Bligh, J. & Ofenböck, G. (2012) The European reference condition concept: a scientific and technical approach to identify minimally-impacted river ecosystems. Science of The Total Environment, 420, 33-42.   link to article

Stendera, S., Adrian, R., Bonada, N., Canedo-Arguelles, M., Hugueny, B., Januschke, K., Pletterbauer, F. & Hering, D. (2012) Drivers and stressors of freshwater biodiversity patterns across different ecosystems and scales: a review. Hydrobiologia, 696, 1-28
doi: 10.1007/s10750-012-1183-0   link to article

Yokoyama, H., Urawa, S., Grabner, D. & Shirakashi, S. (2012) Henneguya cartilaginis n. sp. (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) in the head cartilage of masu salmon Oncorhynchus masou masou. Parasitology International, 61, 594-598.

2011  (back to top)

Bennett, C., Owen, R., Birk, S., Buffagni, A., Erba, S., Mengin, N., Murray-Bligh, J., Ofenböck, G., Pardo, I., van De Bund, W., Wagner, F. & Wasson, J.-G. (2011) Bringing European river quality into line: an exercise to intercalibrate macro-invertebrate classification methods. Hydrobiologia, 667, 31-48.   link to article

Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Bradley, D.C., Hering, D., Kail, J., Marzin, A., Melcher, A., Nemitz, D., Pedersen, M.L., Pletterbauer. F., Pont, D., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Friberg, N. (2011) From Natural to Degraded Rivers and Back Again: a test of restoration ecology theory and practice. Advances in Ecological Research, 44, 119-209.

Frank, S.N., Faust, S., Kalbe, M., Trubiroha, A., Kloas, W. & Sures, B. (2011) Fish hepatic glutathione-S-transferase-activity is affected by the cestode parasites Schistocephalus solidus and Ligula intestinalis: evidence from field and laboratory studies. Parasitology 138, 939-944.

Januschke, K., Brunzel, S., Haase, P. & Hering, D. (2011) Effects of stream restorations on riparian mesohabitats,vegetation and carabid beetles. Biodiversity and Conservation, 20, 3147-3164.   link to article

Jirsa, F., Konecny, R., Frank, C. & Sures, B. (2011) The parasite community of the nase Chondrostoma nasus (L.1758) from Austrian rivers. Journal of Helminthology 85, 255-262.

Jähnig, S.C., Lorenz, A.W., Hering, D., Antons, C., Sundermann, A., Jedicke, E. & Haase, P. (2011) River restoration success: a question of perception. Ecological Applications, 21(6), 2007-2015.

Le, T.T.Y., Leuven, R.S.E.W. & Hendriks, A.J. (2011) Modelling metal bioaccumulation in the invasive mussels Dreissena polymorpha and Dreissena bugensis in the rivers Rhine and Meuse. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 30, 2825-2830.
doi: 10.1002/etc.685   link to article

Ogawa, K., Ishimaru, K., Shirakashi, S., Takami, I. & Grabner, D. (2011) Cardicola opisthorchis n. sp. (Trematoda: Aporocolidae) from Pacific bluefin tuna Thunnus orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) cultured in Japan. Parasitology International, 60(3), 307-312.

Pavlin, M., Birk, S., Hering, D. & Urbanic, G. (2011) The role of land use, nutrients, and other stressors in shaping benthic invertebrate assemblages in Slovenian rivers. Hydrobiologia, 678, 137-153.

Sundermann, A., Antons, C., Cron, N., Lorenz, A.W., Hering, D. & Haase, P. (2011) Hydromorphological restoration of running waters: effects on benthic invertebrate assemblages. Freshwater Biology, 56, 1689-1702.

Trubiroha, A., Kroupova, H., Frank, S.N., Sures, B. & Kloas, W. (2011) Inhibition of gametogenesis by the cestode Ligula intestinalis in roach (Rutilus rutilus) is attenuated under laboratory conditions. Parasitology, 138, 648-659.

2010  (back to top)

Anton, C., Young, J., Harrison, P.A., Musche, M., Bela, G., Feld, C.K., Harrington, R., Haslett, J.R., Pataki, G., Rounsevell, M.D.A., Skourtos, M., Sousa, J.P., Sykes, M.T., Tinch, R., Vandewalle, M., Watt, A. & Settele, J. (2010) Research needs for incorporating the ecosystem service approach into EU biodiversity conservation policy. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2979-2994.

Birk, S. & Willby, N. (2010) Towards harmonization of ecological quality classification: establishing common grounds in European macrophyte assessment for rivers. Hydrobiologia, 652, 149-163.   link to article

De Bello, F., Lavorel, S., Diaz, S., Harrington, R., Cornelissen, J., Bargett, R., Berg, M., Cipriotti, P., Feld, C.K., Hering, D., Martins da Silva, P., Potts, S., Sandin, L., Sousa, J.P., Storkey, J., Wardle, D. & Harrison, P. (2010) Towards an assessment of multiple ecosystem processes and services via functional traits. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2873-2893.

Feld, C.K., Sousa, J.P., Martins da Silva, P. & Dawson, T.P. (2010) Indicators for biodiversity and ecosystem services: Towards an improved framework for ecosystems assessment. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2895-2919.

Feld, C.K., Tangelder, M., Klomp, M.J. & Sharma, S. (2010) Comparison of river quality indices to detect the impact of organic pollution and water abstraction in Hindu Kush-Himalayan rivers of Nepal. Journal of Wetlands Ecology, 4, 112-127.

Grabner, D.S. & El-Matbouli, M. (2010) Experimental transmission of malacosporean parasites from bryozoans to common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and minnow (Phoxinus phoxinus). Parasitology, 137, 629-639.

Grabner, D.S. & El-Matbouli, M. (2010) Investigations on the portal of entry of Tetracapsuloides bryosalmonae (Myxozoa; Malacosporea) into the fish. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 90, 199-208.

Harrington, R., Anton, C., Dawson, T.P., Bello, F., Feld, C.K., Haslett, J.R., Kluvánkova-Oravská, T., Kontogianni, A., Lavorel, S., Luck, G.W., Rounsevell, M.D., Samways, M.J., Settele, J., Skourtos, M., Spangenberg, J.H., Vandewalle, M., Zobel, M. & Har (2010) Ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation: concepts and a glossary. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2773-2790.

Harrison, P.A., Vandewalle, M., Sykes, M.T., Berry, P.M., Bugter, R., de Bello, F., Feld, C.K., Grandin, U., Harrington, R., Haslett, J.R., Jongman, R.H.G., Luck, G.W., Martins da Silva, P., Moora, M., Settele, J., Sousa, J.P. & Zobel, M. (2010) Identifying and prioritising services in European terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2791-2821.

Hering, D., Borja, A., Carstensen, J., Carvalho, L., Elliott, M., Feld, C.K., Heiskanen, A.-S., Johnson, R.K., Moe, J., Pont, D., Lyche Solheim, A. & van de Bund, W. (2010) The European Water Framework Directive at the age of 10: A critical review of the achievements with recommendations for the future. Science of the Total Environment 408, 4007-4019.

Johnson, R.K. & Hering, D. (2010) Spatial congruency of benthic diatom, invertebrate, macrophyte and fish assemblages in minimally disturbed European streams. Ecological Applications, 20, 978-992.

Jähnig, J.C., Brabec, K., Buffagni, A., Erba, S. Lorenz, A.W., Ofenböck, T., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Hering, D. (2010) A comparative analysis of restoration measures and their effects on hydromorphology and benthic invertebrates in 26 central and southern European rivers. Journal of Applied Ecology, 47, 671-680.

Kail, J. & Wolter, C. (2010) Analysis and evaluation of large-scale river restoration planning in Germany to better link river research and management. River Research and Applications, 27, 985-999.

Korte, T. (2010) Current and substrate preferences of benthic invertebrates in the rivers of the Hindu Kush-Himalaya region as indicators of hydromorphological degradation. Hydrobiologia, 651, 77-91.

Korte, T., Baki, A.B.M., Ofenböck, T., Moog, O., Sharma, S. & Hering, D. (2010) Assessing river ecological quality using benthic macroinvertebrates in the Hindu Kush-Himalaya region. Hydrobiologia, 651, 59-76.

Matthews, J., Reeze, B., Feld, C.K. & Hendriks, A.J. (2010) Lessons from practice: assessing early progress and success in river rehabilitation. Hydrobiologia, 655, 1-14.

Meng, F., Yokoyama, H., Shirakashi, S., Grabner, D., Ogawa, K., Ishimaru, K., Sawada, Y. & Murata, O. (2010) Kudoa prunusi n. sp. (Myxozoa: Multivalvulida) from the brain of Pacific bluefin tuna Thunnus orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) cultured in Japan. Parasitology International, 60(1), 90-96.

Nachev, M., Zimmermann, S., Rigaud, T. & Sures, B. (2010) Is metal accumulation in Pomphorhynchus laevis dependent on parasite sex or infrapopulation size? Parasitology, 137, 1239-1248.

Ofenböck, T., Moog, O., Sharma, S. & Korte, T. (2010) Development of the HKHbios - a new biotic score to assess river quality in the Hindu Kush-Himalaya. Hydrobiologia, 651, 39-58.

Osterauer, R., Marschner, L., Betz, O., Gerberding, M., Sawasdee, B., Cloetens, P., Haus, N. ,Sures, B., Triebskorn, R. & H.R. Köhler (2010) Turning snails into slugs: induced body plan changes and formation of an internal shell. Evolution & Development, 12, 474-483.

Soldánová, M., Selbach, C., Sures, B., Kostadinova, A. & Perez-del-Olmo, A. (2010) Larval trematode communities in Radix auricularia and Lymnaea stagnalis in a reservoir system of the Ruhr River. Parasites and Vectors, 3, 56 pp.

Stubauer, I., Hering, D., Korte, T., Hoffmann, A., Brabec, K., Sharma, S., Shrestha, M., Kahlown, M.A., Tahir, M.A., Kumar, A., Sharma, M.P., Bari, M.F., Badruzzaman, A.B.M., Chhopel, G.K. & Moog, O. (2010) The Development of an Assessment System to Evaluate the Ecological Status of Rivers in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region: introduction to the special feature. Hydrobiologia, 651, 1-15.

Tierno de Figueroa, J.M., López-Rodríguez, M.J., Lorenz, A.W., Graf, W., Schmidt-Kloiber, A. & Hering, D. (2010) Vulnerable taxa of European Plecoptera (Insecta) in the context of climate change. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 1269-1277.

Trubiroha, A., Kroupova, H., Würtz, S., Frank, S.N., Sures, B. & Kloas, W. (2010) Naturally-induced endocrine disruption by the parasite Ligula intestinalis (Cestoda) in roach (Rutilus rutilus). General and Comparative Endocrinology, 166, 234-240.

Vandewalle, M., de Bello, F., Berg, M.P., Bolger, T., Dolédec, S., Dubs, F., Feld, C.K., Harrington, R., Harrison, P.A., Lavorel, S., Martins da Silva, P., Moretti, M., Niemelä, J., Santos, P., Sattler, T., Sousa, J.P., Sykes, M.T., Vanbergen, A.J. & Wood (2010) Functional traits as indicators of biodiversity response to land use changes across ecosystems and organisms. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2921-2947.

Vidal Martínez, V.M., Pech, D., Sures, B., Purucker, T. & Poulin, R. (2010) Can parasites really reveal environmental impact? Trends in Parasitology, 26, 44-51.

Wiering, M., Verwijmeren, J., Lulofs, K. & Feld, C.K. (2010) Experiences in regional cross border co-operation in river management. Comparing three cases at the Dutch-German border. Water Resources Management, 24, 2647-2672.

2009  (back to top)

Birk, S. & Hering, D. (2009) A new procedure for comparing class boundaries of biological assessment methods: a case study from the Danube Basin. Ecological Indicators, 3, 528-539.

Birk, S., Bellack, E., Böhmer, J., Bunzel, K., Fischer, F., Kolbinger, A., Mischke, U., Schaumburg, J. & Schütz, C. (2009) Die Interkalibrierung nach EG-Wasserrahmenrichtlinie - Ergebnisse der ersten Interkalibrierungsphase 2005-2007. Wasserwirtschaft, 5, 20-25.   link to article

Eszterbauer, E., Kallert, D.M., Grabner, D. & El-Matbouli, M. (2009) Differentially expressed parasite genes involved in host recognition and invasion of the triactinomyxon stage of Myxobolus cerebralis (Myxozoa). Parasitology, 136, 367-377.

Feld, C.K., Martins da Silva, P., Sousa, J.P., de Bello, F., Bugter, R., Grandin, U., Hering, D., Lavorel, S., Mountford, O., Pardo, I., Pärtel, M., Römbke, J., Sandin, L., Jones, K.B. & Harrison, P.A. (2009) Indicators for biodiversity and biodiversity-related ecosystem services: a comparison of seven ecosystem types. Oikos, 118, 1862-1871.

Grabner, D.S., El-Matbouli, M. (2009) Comparison of the susceptibility of brown trout (Salmo trutta) and four rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) strains to the PKD causing myxozoan Tetracapsuloides bryosalmonae. Veterinary Parasitology, 165, 200-206.

Haus, N., Eybe, T., Zimmermann, S. & B. Sures (2009) Is microwave assisted digestion a suitable preparation method for Pt determination in biological samples by adsorptive cathodic stripping voltammetry (ACSV)? Analytica Chimica Acta, 635, 53-57.

Hering, D., Schmidt-Kloiber, A., Murphy, J., Lücke, S., Zamora-Muñoz, C., López Rodríguez, M.J., Huber, T. & Graf, W. (2009) Potential impact of climate change on aquatic insects: A sensitivity analysis for European caddisflies (Trichoptera) based on distribution patterns and ecological preferences. Aquatic Sciences, 71, 3-14.

Johnson, R.K. & Hering, D. (2009) Response of river inhabiting organism groups to gradients in nutrient enrichment and habitat physiography. Journal of Applied Ecology, 46, 175-186.

Jähnig, S.C., Brunzel, S., Gacek, S., Lorenz, A.W. & Hering, D. (2009) Effects of re-braiding measures on hydromorphology, floodplain vegetation, ground beetles and benthic invertebrates in mountain rivers. Journal of Applied Ecology, 46, 406-416.

Jähnig, S.C., Lorenz, A.W. & Hering, D. (2009) Habitat mosaics and macroinvertebrates - does channel form determine community composition? Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 19, 157-169.

Kail, J. & Hering, D. (2009) The influence of adjacent stream reaches on the local ecological status of Central European mountain streams. River Research and Applications, 25, 537-550.

Kail, J., Jähnig, S. & Hering, D. (2009) Relation between floodplain land-use and river hydromorphology on different spatial scales - a case study from two lower-mountain catchments in Germany. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 174, 63-73.

Kallert, D.M., Eszterbauer, E., Grabner, D. & El-Matbouli, M. (2009) In vivo exposure of susceptible and non-susceptible fish species to Myxobolus cerebralis actinospores reveals non-specific invasion behaviour. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 84, 123-130.

Lorenz, A., Jähnig, S.C. & Hering, D. (2009) Re-meandering German lowland streams - qualitative and quantitative effects of restoration measures on hydromorphology and benthic invertebrates. Environmental Management 44, 745-754.

Luck, G.W., Harrington, R., Harrison, P.A., Berry, P.M., Bugter, R., Dawson, T.P., de Bello, F., Diaz, S., Feld, C.K., Haslett, J.R., Hering, D., Kontogianni, A., Lavorel, S., Rounsevell, M., Samways, M.L., Sandin, L., Settele, J., Sykes, M.T., van den Hove, S., Vandewalle, M. & Zobel, M. (2009) Quantifying the contribution of organisms to the provision of ecosystem services. BioScience, 59, 223-235.

Nachev, M. & Sures, B. (2009) The endohelminth fauna of barbel (Barbus barbus) correlates with water quality of the Danube River in Bulgaria. Parasitology, 136, 545-552.

Osterauer, R., Haus, N., Sures, B. & H.R. Köhler (2009) Uptake of platinum by zebrafish (Danio rerio) and ramshorn snail (Marisa cornuarietis) and resulting effects on early embryogenesis. Chemosphere, 77, 975-982.

Trubiroha, A., Würtz, S., Frank, S.N., Sures, B. & Kloas, W. (2009) Expression of gonadotropin subunits in roach (Rutilus rutilus, Cyprinidae) infected with plerocercoids of the tapeworm Ligula intestinalis (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidea). International Journal for Parasitology, 39, 1465-1473.

Wolf, B., Kiel, E., Hagge, A., Krieg, H.-J. & Feld, C.K. (2009) Using salinity preferences of benthic macroinvertebrates to classify running waters in brackish marshes in Germany. Ecological Indicators, 9, 837-847.

2008  (back to top)

Amin, O., Thielen, F., Münderle, M., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2008) Description of Acanthocephalus rhinensis n. sp. (Acanthocephala: Echinorhynchidae) from the European eel, Anguilla anguilla, in Germany, with a key to species of Acanthocephalus in Europe. Journal of Parasitology, 94, 1299-1304.

Frank, S., Singer, C. & Sures, B. (2008) Metallothionein (MT) response after chronic palladium exposure in the Zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha. Environmental Research, 108, 309-314.

Grabner, D.S. & El-Matbouli, M. (2008) Transmission of Tetracapsuloides bryosalmonae (Myxozoa: Malacosporea) to Fredericella sultana (Bryozoa: Phylactolaemata) by various fish species. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 79, 133-139.

Haidekker, A. & Hering, D. (2008) Relationship between benthic insects (Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera, Coleoptera, Trichoptera) and temperature in small and medium-sized streams in Germany: A multivariate study. Aquatic Ecology, 42, 463-481.

Jähnig, S.C & Lorenz, A.W. (2008) Substrate-specific macroinvertebrate diversity patterns following stream restoration. Aquatic Sciences, 70, 292-303.

Jähnig, S.C., Lorenz, A.W. & Hering, D. (2008) Hydromorphological parameters indicating differences between single- and multiple-channel mountain rivers in Germany, in relation to their modification and recovery. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 18, 1200-1216.

Piégay, H., Naylor, L. A., Haidvogl, G., Kail, J., Schmitt. L. & Bourdin, L. (2008) Integrative Sciences and River Restoration: Some European Experiences. in: Brierley, G.J. and Fryirs, K.A. (Eds.) River Futures, 2008, 201-219.

Stejskal, K., Krizkova, S., Adam, V., Sures, B., Trnkova, L., Zehnalek, J., Hubalek, J., Beklova, M., Hanustiak, P., Svoboda, Z., Horna, A. & Kizek, R. (2008) Bio-assessing of environmental pollution via monitoring of metallothionein level using electrochemical detection. Sensors 8, 1578-1585.

Supalkova, V., Beklova, M., Baloun, J., Singer, C., Sures, B., Adam, V., Huska, D., Pikula, J., Rauscherova, L., Havel, L., Zehnalek, J. & Kizek, R. (2008) Affecting of aquatic vascular plant Lemna minor by cisplatin revealed by voltammetry. Bioelectrochemistry, 72, 59-65.

Sures, B. (2008) Environmental Parasitology: Interactions between parasites and pollutants in the aquatic environment. Parasite, 15, 434-438.

Sures, B. (2008) Host-parasite interactions in polluted environments. Journal of Fish Biology, 73, 2133-2142.

Thielen, F., Weibel, U., Hirt, J. Münderle, M., Marten, M., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2008) Ichthyofauna in the upper Rhine River close to the city of Karlsruhe as determined by the analysis of fish impingement by cooling-water intakes of a power plant. Limnologica, 38, 76-85.

2007  (back to top)

Adam, V., Hanustiak, P., Krizková, S., Beklová, M., Zehnalek, J., Trnková, L., Horna, A., Sures, B. & Kizek, R. (2007) Palladium Biosensor. Electroanalysis, 19, 1909-1914.

Birk, S. & Böhmer, J. (2007) Die Interkalibrierung nach EG-Wasserrahmenrichtlinie - Grundlagen und Verfahren. Wasserwirtschaft, 9, 10-14.   link to article

Feld, C.K. & Hering, D. (2007) Community structure or function: effects of environmental stress on benthic macroinvertebrates at different spatial scales. Freshwater Biology, 52, 1380-1399.

Haus, D.N., Zimmermann, S., Wiegand, J. & B. Sures (2007) Occurrence of platinum and additional traffic related heavy metals in sediments and biota. Chemosphere, 66, 619-629.

Johnson, R.K., Furse, M.T., Hering, D. & Sandin, L. (2007) Ecological relationships between stream communities and spatial scale: implications for designing catchment-level monitoring programmes. Freshwater Biology, 52, 939-958.

Kail, J., Hering, D., Gerhard, M., Muhar, S. & Preis, S. (2007) The use of large wood in stream restoration: experiences from 50 projects in Germany and Austria. Journal of Applied Ecology, 44, 1145-1155.

Krizková, S., Adam, V., Petrlova, J., Zitka, O., Stejskal, K., Zehnalek, J., Sures, B., Trnková, L., Beklová, M. & Kizek, R. (2007) A suggestion of electrochemical biosensor for study of Platinum(II)-DNA interactions. Electroanalysis, 19, 331-338.

Krizková, S., Zítka, O., Adam, V., Beklová, M., Horna,A., Svobodová, Z., Sures, B., Trnková, L., Zeman, L. & Kizek, R. (2007) Possibilities of electrochemical techniques in metallothionein and lead detection in fish tissues. Czech Journal of Animal Sciences, 52, 143-148.

Petrlova, J., Krizkova, S., Zitka, O., Hubalek, J., Prusa, R., Adam, V., Wang, J., Miroslava, B., Sures, B. & Kizek, R. (2007) Utilizing a chronopotentiometric sensor technique for metallothionein determination in fish tissues and their host parasites. Sensors and Actuators B, 127, 112-119.

Sanchez-Ramírez, C., Vidal-Martinez, V.M., Aguirre-Macedo, L., Rodriguez-Canul, R.P., Ceja-Moreno, V., Gold-Bouchot, G. & Sures, B. (2007) Cichlidogyrus sclerosus (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalinae) and its host the Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) as bioindicators of chemical pollution. Journal of Parasitology, 93, 1097-1106.

Schmid, M., Zimmermann, S., Krug, H.F. & Sures, B. (2007) Influence of platinum, palladium and rhodium as compared with cadmium, nickel and chromium on cell vitality and oxidative stress in human bronchial epithelial cells. Environment International, 33, 385-390.

Sures, B. (2007) Host-parasite interactions from an ecotoxicological perspective. Parassitologia, 49, 173-176.

Sures, B. & Radszuweit, H. (2007) Pollution induced heat shock protein expression in the amphipod Gammarus roeseli is affected by larvae of Polymorphus minutus (Acanthocephala). Journal of Helminthology, 81, 191-197.

Sures, B. & Zimmermann, S. (2007) Impact of humic substances on the aqueous solubility, uptake and bioaccumulation of platinum, palladium and rhodium in exposure studies with Dreissena polymorpha. Environmental Pollution 146, 444-451.

Thielen, F., Münderle, M., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2007) Do eel parasites reflect the local crustacean community? A case study from the Rhine river system. Journal of Helminthology, 81 179-189.

2006  (back to top)

Birk, S. & Hering, D. (2006) Direct comparison of assessment methods using benthic macroinvertebrates: a contribution to the intercalibration exercise. Hydrobiologia, 566, 401-415.   link to article

Birk, S. & Hering, D. (2006) Direct comparison of assessment methods using benthic macroinvertebrates: a contribution to the EU Water Framework Directive intercalibration exercise. Hydrobiologia, 566, 401-415.

Birk, S., Korte, T. & Hering, D. (2006) Intercalibration of assessment methods for macrophytes in lowland streams: direct comparison and analysis of common metrics. Hydrobiologia, 566, 417-430.

Clarke, R.T. & Hering, D. (2006) Errors and uncertainty in bioassessment methods - major results and conclusions from the STAR project and their application using STARBUGS. Hydrobiologia, 566, 433-439.

Clarke, R.T., Lorenz, A., Sandin, L., Schmidt-Kloiber, A., Strackbein, J., Kneebone, N.T. & Haase, P. (2006) Effects of sampling and subsampling variation using the STAR-AQEM sampling protocol on the precision of macroinvertebrate metrics. Hydrobiologia, 566, 441-459.

Furse, M., Hering, D., Moog, O., Verdonschot, P., Johnson, R.K., Brabec, K., Gritzalis, K., Buffagni, A., Pinto, P., Friberg, N., Murray-Bligh, J., Kokes, J., Alber, R., Usseglio-Polatera, P., Haase, P., Sweeting, R., Bis, B., Szoszkiewicz, K. & Soszka, H. (2006) The STAR project: context, objectives and approaches. Hydrobiologia, 566, 3-29.

Furse, M.T., Hering, D., Brabec, K., Buffagni, A., Sandin, L. & Verdonschot, P.F.M. (2006) The ecological status of European rivers: evaluation and intercalibration of assessment methods. Hydrobiologia, 566, 1-2.

Hering, D., Johnson, R.K. & Buffagni, A. (2006) Linking organism groups - major results and conclusions from the STAR project. Hydrobiologia, 566, 109-113.

Hering, D., Johnson, R.K., Kramm, S., Schmutz, S., Szoszkiewicz, K. & Verdonschot, P.F.M. (2006) Assessment of European rivers with diatoms, macrophytes, invertebrates and fish: A comparative metric-based analysis of organism response to stress. Freshwater Biology, 51, 1757-1785.

Hering, D., Moog, O., Ofenböck, T. & Feld, C.K. (2006) Cook book for the development of a Multimetric Index for biological condition of aquatic ecosystems: experiences from the European AQEM and STAR projects and related initiatives. Hydrobiologia, 566, 311-324.

Johnson, R.K., Hering, D., Furse, M.T. & Clarke, R. (2006) Detection of ecological change using multiple organism groups: metrics and uncertainty. Hydrobiologia, 566, 115-137.

Johnson, R.K., Hering, D., Furse, M.T. & Verdonschot, P.F.M. (2006) Indicators of ecological change: comparison of the early response of four organism groups to stress gradients. Hydrobiologia, 566, 139-152.

Lorenz, A. & Clarke, R. (2006) Sample coherence - A field study approach to assess similarity of macroinvertebrate samples. Hydrobiologia, 566, 461-476.

Petrlova, J., Potesil, D., Zehnalek, J., Sures, B., Adam, V., Trnkova, L. & Kizek, R. (2006) Cisplatin electrochemical biosensor. Electrochimica Acta, 51, 5169-5173.

Schmidt-Kloiber, A., Graf, W., Lorenz, A. & Moog, O. (2006) The AQEM/STAR taxalist - a pan-European macroinvertebrate ecological database and taxa inventory. Hydrobiologia, 566, 325-342.

Sures, B. (2006) How parasitism and pollution affect the physiological homeostasis of aquatic hosts. Journal of Helminthology, 80, 151-157.

Sures, B., Lutz, I. & Kloas, W. (2006) Effects of infection with Anguillicola crassus and simultaneous exposure with Cd and 3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB 126) on the levels of cortisol and glucose in European eel (Anguilla anguilla). Parasitology, 132, 281-288.

Szoszkiewicz, K., Ferreira, T., Korte, T., Baattrup-Pedersen, A., Davy-Bowker, J. & O'Hare, M. (2006) European river plant communities: the importance of organic pollution and the usefulness of existing macrophyte metrics. Hydrobiologia, 566, 211-234.

2005  (back to top)

Adam, V., Petrlova, J., Potesil, D., Zehnalek, J., Sures, B., Trnkova, L., Jelen, F. & Kizek, R. (2005) Protein modified electrode surface as a sensitive heavy metal ions biosensor. Electroanalysis, 17, 1649-1657.

Adam, V., Zehnalek, J., Petrlova, J., Potesil, D., Sures, B., Trnkova, L., Jelen, F., Vitecek, J. & Kizek, R. (2005) Phytochelatin modified electrode surface as a sensitive heavy metal ion biosensor. Sensors, 5, 70-84.

Kail, J. & Hering, D. (2005) Using large wood to restore streams in Central Europe: potential use and likely effects. Landscape Ecology, 20, 755-772.

Lautenschläger, M. & Kiel, E. (2005) Assessing morphological degradation in running waters using Blackfly communities (Diptera, Simuliidae): Can habitat quality be predicted from land use? Limnologica, 35, 262-273.

Sebesvari, Z., Ettwig K.F., & Emons, H. (2005) Biomonitoring of tin and arsenic in different compartments of a limnic ecosystem with emphasis on Corbicula fluminea and Dikerogammarus villosus. Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 7, 203-207.

Singer, C., Zimmermann, S. & Sures, B. (2005) Induction of heat shock proteins (hsp70) in the Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) following exposure to platinum group metals (platinum, palladium and rhodium): comparison with lead and cadmium exposures. Aquatic Toxicology, 75, 65-75.

Sures, B., Thielen, F., Messerschmidt, J. & von Bohlen, A. (2005) The intestinal parasite Pomphorhynchus laevis as a sensitive accumulation indicator for the platinum group metals Pt, Pd and Rh. Environmental Research, 98, 83-88.

Zimmermann, S., Messerschmidt, J., von Bohlen, A. & Sures, B. (2005) Uptake and bioaccumulation of platinum group metals (Pd, Pt, Rh) from automobile catalyst converter materials by the Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha). Environmental Research, 98, 203-209.

Zimmermann, S., Messerschmidt, J., von Bohlen, A. & Sures, B. (2005) Accumulation of the precious metals platinum, palladium and rhodium from automobile catalytic converters in Paratenuisentis ambiguus as compared with its fish host, Anguilla anguilla. Journal of Helminthology, 79, 85-89.

2004  (back to top)

Böhmer, J., Rawer-Jost, C., Zenker, A., Meier, C., Feld, C.K., Biss, R. & Hering, D. (2004) Assessing streams in Germany with benthic invertebrates: Development of a multimetric invertebrate based assessment system. Limnologica, 34, 416-432.

Feld, C.K. (2004) Identification and measure of hydromorphological degradation in Central European lowland streams. Hydrobiologia, 516, 69-90.

Haase, P., Lohse, S., Pauls, S., Schindehütte, K., Sundermann, A. & Hering, D. (2004) Assessing streams in Germany with benthic invertebrates: Development of a practical standardized protocol for macroinvertebrate sampling and sorting in streams. Limnologica, 34, 349-365.

Hering, D., Buffagni, A., Moog, O., Sandin, L., Sommerhäuser, M., Stubauer, I., Feld, C., Johnson, R., Pinto, P., Skoulikidis, N., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Zahradkova, S. (2004) The development of a system to assess the ecological quality of streams based on macroinvertebrates - design of the sampling programme within the AQEM project. International Review of Hydrobiology, 88, 345-361.

Hering, D., Böhmer, J., Haase, P. & Schaumburg, J. (2004) New methods for assessing freshwaters in Germany. Limnologica, 34, 281-282.

Hering, D., Gerhard, M., Manderbach, R. & Reich, M. (2004) Impact of a 100-year flood on vegetation, benthic invertebrates, riparian fauna and coarse woody debris standing stock in an alpine floodplain. River Research and Applications, 20, 445-447.

Hering, D., Meier, C., Rawer-Jost, C., Feld, C.K., Biss, R., Zenker, A., Sundermann, A., Lohse, S. & Böhmer, J. (2004) Assessing streams in Germany with benthic invertebrates: selection of candidate metrics. Limnologica, 34, 398-415.

Hering, D., Moog, O., Sandin, L. & Verdonschot, P.F.M. (2004) Overview and application of the AQEM assessment system. Hydrobiologia, 516, 1-20.

Hering, D., Verdonschot, P.F.M., Moog, O. & Sandin, L. (2004) Preface. Hydrobiologia, 516, VII-IX.

Klar, B. & Sures, B. (2004) A nonlinear model of stress hormone levels in rats - the interaction between pollution and parasites. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 59, 23-30.

Lorenz, A., Feld, C.K. & Hering, D. (2004) Typology of streams in Germany based on benthic invertebrates: Ecoregions, zonation, geology and substrate. Limnologica, 34, 390-397.

Lorenz, A., Hering, D., Feld, C.K. & Rolauffs, P. (2004) A new method for assessing the impact of hydromorphological degradation on the macroinvertebrate fauna of five German stream types. Hydrobiologia, 516, 107-127.

Lorenz, A., Kirchner, L. & Hering, D. (2004) "Electronic subsampling" of macrobenthic samples: how many individuals are needed for a valid assessment result? Hydrobiologia, 516, 299-312.

Lüderitz, V., Jüppner, R., Müller, S. & Feld, C.K. (2004) Renaturalization of streams and rivers - the special importance of integrated ecological methos in measurement of success. An Example from Saxony-Anhalt (Germany). Limnologica, 34, 249-263

Münderle, M., Sures, B. & Taraschewski, H. (2004) Influence of Anguillicola crassus (Nematoda) and Ichthyophthirius multifiliis (Ciliophora) on swimming activity of European eel Anguilla anguilla. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 60, 133-139.

Nijboer, R.C., Johnson, R.K., Verdonschot, P.F.M., Sommerhäuser, M. & Buffagni, A. (2004) Establishing reference conditions for European streams. Hydrobiologia, 516, 91-105.

Rolauffs, P., Stubauer, I., Zahrádková, S., Brabec, K. & Moog, O. (2004) Integration of the Saprobic System into the European Union Water Framework Directive: case studies in Austria, Germany and Czech Republic. Hydrobiologia, 516, 285-298.

Sandin L. & Hering, D. (2004) Comparing macroinvertebrate indices to detect organic pollution across Europe: a contribution to the EC Water Framework Directive intercalibration. Hydrobiologia, 516, 55-68.

Sures, B. (2004) Environmental parasitology: relevancy of parasites in monitoring environmental pollution. Trends in Parasitology, 20, 170-177.

Sures, B. (2004) Fish acanthocephalans of the genus Pomphorhynchus sp. as globally applicable bioindicators for metal pollution in the aquatic environment? Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift, 116, 19-23.

Sures, B. & Knopf, K. (2004) Individual and combined effects of Cd and 3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB 126) on the humoral immune response in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) experimentally infected with larvae of Anguillicola crassus (Nematoda). Parasitology, 128, 445-454.

Sures, B. & Knopf, K. (2004) Parasites as a threat to freshwater eels? Science, 304, 208-209.

Thielen, F., Zimmermann, S., Baska, F., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2004) Pomphorhynchus laevis (Acanthocephala) from barbel as a bioindicator for metal pollution in the Danube River near Budapest, Hungary. Environmental Pollution, 129, 421-429.

Zimmermann, S. & Sures, B. (2004) Significance of platinum group metals emitted from automobile exhaust gas converters for the biosphere. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 11, 194-199.

Zimmermann, S., Baumann, U., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2004) Accumulation and distribution of platinum and rhodium in the European eel Anguilla anguilla following aqueous exposure to metal salts. Environmental Pollution, 127, 195-202.

2003  (back to top)

Kail, J. (2003) Influence of large woody debris on the morphology of six central European streams. Geomorphology, 51, 207-223.

Schludermann, C., Konecny, R., Laimgruber, S., Lewis, J.W., Schiemer, F., Chovanec, A. & Sures, B. (2003) Fish macroparasites as indicators of heavy metal pollution in river sites in Austria. Parasitology, 126, 61-69.

Sures, B. (2003) Accumulation of heavy metals by intestinal helminths in fish: an overview and perspective. Parasitology, 126, 53-60.

Sures, B. & Reimann, N. (2003) Analysis of trace metals in the Antarctic host-parasite system Notothenia coriiceps and Aspersentis megarhynchus (Acanthocephala) caught at King George Island, South Shetland Islands. Polar Biology, 26, 680-686.

Sures, B. & Siddall, R. (2003) Pomphorhynchus laevis (Palaeacanthocephala) in the intestine of chub (Leuciscus cephalus) as an indicator of metal pollution. International Journal for Parasitology, 33, 65-70.

Sures, B., Dezfuli, B. & Krug, H. (2003) The intestinal parasite Pomphorhynchus laevis (Acanthocephala) interferes with the uptake and accumulation of lead (210Pb) in its fish host chub (Leuciscus cephalus). International Journal for Parasitology, 33, 1617-1622.

Sures, B., Scheible, T, Bashtar, A.R. & Taraschewski, H. (2003) Lead concentrations in Hymenolepis diminuta adults and Taenia taeniaeformis larvae compared to their rat hosts (Rattus norvegicus) sampled from the city of Cairo , Egypt. Parasitology, 127, 483-487.

Sures, B., Zimmermann, S., Sonntag, C., Stüben, D. & Taraschewski, H. (2003) The acanthocephalan Paratenuisentis ambiguus as a sensitive indicator of the precious metals Pt and Rh emitted from automobile catalytic converters. Environmental Pollution, 122, 401-405.

Van Treeck, P., Eisinger, M., Müller, J., Paster, M. & Schuhmacher, H. (2003) Mariculture trials with Mediterranean sponge species. The exploitation of an old natural resource with sustainable and novel methods. Aquaculture, 218, 439-455.

Zimmermann, S., Menzel, C.M., Stüben, D., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2003) Lipid solubility of the platinum group metals Pt, Pd and Rh in dependence on the presence of complexing agents. Environmental Pollution, 124, 1-5.

Zimmermann, S., Messerschmidt, J., von Bohlen, A. & Sures, B. (2003) Determination of the platinum group metals Pt, Pd and Rh in biological samples by electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometry as compared with adsorptive cathodic stripping voltammetry and total reflection X-ray fluorescence analysis. Analytica chimica acta 498, S. 93-104.

2002  (back to top)

Ehlert, T., Feld, C.K., Lorenz, A. & Sommerhäuser, M. (2002) Seltene und bemerkenswerte Köcherfliegen in Nordrhein-Westfalen und angrenzenden Regionen. Lauterbornia, 43, 5-23.

Ehlert, T., Hering, D., Koenzen, U., Pottgiesser, T., Schuhmacher, H. & Friedrich, G. (2002) Typology and type specific reference conditions for medium-sized and large rivers in North Rhine-Westphalia: biological and methodical aspects. International Review of Hydrobiology, 87, 151-163.

Feld, C.K., Kiel, E. & Lautenschläger, M. (2002) The indication of morphological degradation of streams and rivers using Simuliidae. Limnologica, 32, 273-288.

Loch, K., Loch, W. & Schuhmacher, H. (2002) Coral recruitment and regeneration on a Maldivian reef 21 months after the coral bleaching event of 1998. Marine Ecology, 23, 219-236.

Pauls, S., Feld, C.K., Sommerhäuser, M. & Hering, D. (2002) Neue Konzepte zur Bewertung von Tieflandbächen und -flüssen nach Vorgaben der EU Wasser-Rahmenrichtlinie. Wasser & Boden, 54, 70-77.

Podraza, P., Schuhmacher, H. & Sommerhäuser, M. (2002) Composition of macroinvertebrate feeding groups as a bioindicator of running water quality. Verhandlungen der Internationalen Vereinigung für Limnologie, 27, 3066-3069.

Schuhmacher, H., Loch, K. & Loch, W. (2002) Post-bleaching growth reveals Diploastrea heliopora to be a coral methusalem. Coral Reefs, 21, 344-345.

Sures, B. (2002) Competition for minerals between Acanthocephalus lucii and its definitive host perch (Perca fluviatilis). International Journal for Parasitology, 32, 1117-1122.

Sures, B., Grube, K. & Taraschewski, H. (2002) Experimental studies on the lead accumulation in the cestode Hymenolepis diminuta and its final host, Rattus norvegicus. Ecotoxicology, 11, 365-368.

Sures, B., Scheef, G., Klar, B., Kloas, W. & Taraschewski, H. (2002) Interaction between cadmium exposure and infection with the intestinal parasite Moniliformis moniliformis (Acanthocephala) on the stress hormone levels in rats. Environmental Pollution, 119, 333-340.

Sures, B., Zimmermann, S., Messerschmidt, J. & von Bohlen, A. (2002) Relevance and analysis of traffic related platinum group metals (Pt, Pd, Rh) in the aquatic biosphere, with emphasis on Palladium. Ecotoxicology, 11, 385-392.

Zimmermann, S., Alt, F., Messerschmidt, J., von Bohlen, A., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2002) Biological availability of traffic-related platinum-group elements (palladium, platinum, and rhodium) and other metals to the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) in water containing road dust. Environmental toxicology and chemistry, 21, 2713-2718

2001  (back to top)

Feld, C.K., Grünert, U., Schönfelder, J. & Pusch, M. (2001) Beitrag zur Kenntnis des Makrozoobenthos der Spree oberhalb Berlins ("Müggelspree"). Lauterbornia, 41, 113-128.

Manderbach, R. & Hering, D. (2001) Typology of riparian ground beetle communities (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Bembidion spec.) in Central Europe and adjacent areas. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, 152, 583-608.

Rolauffs, P., Hering, D. & Lohse, S. (2001) Composition, invertebrate community and productivity of a beaver dam in comparison to other stream habitat types. Hydrobiologia, 459, 201-212.

Sures, B. (2001) The use of fish parasites as bioindicators of heavy metals in aquatic ecosystems: a review. Aquatic Ecology, 35, 245-255.

Sures, B. & Siddall, R. (2001) Comparison between lead accumulation of Pomphorhynchus laevis (Palaeacanthocephala) in the intestine of chub (Leuciscus cephalus) and in the body cavity of goldfish (Carassius auratus auratus). International Journal for Parasitology, 31, 669.

Sures, B. & Streit, B. (2001) Eel parasite diversity and intermediate host abundance in the River Rhine, Germany. Parasitology, 123, 185-191.

Sures, B., Knopf, K. & Kloas, W. (2001) Induction of stress by the swimbladder nematode Anguillicola crassus in European eels, Anguilla anguilla, after repeated experimental infection. Parasitology, 123, 179-184.

Sures, B., Zimmermann, S., Messerschmidt, J., von Bohlen, A. & Alt, F. (2001) First report on the uptake of automobile catalyst emitted Palladium by European eels (Anguilla anguilla) following experimental exposure to road dust. Environmental Pollution, 113, 341-345.

Zimmermann, S., Menzel, c., Berner, Z., Eckhardt, J.D., Stüben, D., Alt, F., Messerschmidt, J., Taraschewski, H. & Sures, B. (2001) Trace analysis of platinum in biological samples: a comparison between sector field ICP-MS and adsorptive cathodic stripping voltammetry following different digestion procedures. Analytica Chimica Acta, 439, 203-209.

2000  (back to top)

Hering, D., Kail, J., Eckert, S., Gerhard, M., Meyer, E.I., Mutz, M., Reich, M. & Weiß, I. (2000) Coarse woody debris quantity and distribution in Central European streams. International Review of Hydrobiology, 85, 5-23.

Hering, D., Mutz, M. & Reich, M. (2000) Woody debris research in Germany - an introduction. International Review of Hydrobiology, 85 1-3.

Hoffmann, A. & Hering, D. (2000) Wood-associated macroinvertebrate fauna in Central European streams. International Review of Hydrobiology, 85, 25-48.

Scheef, G., Sures, B. & Taraschewski, H. (2000) Cadmium accumulation in Moniliformis moniliformis (Acanthocephala) from experimentally infected rats. Parasitology Research, 86, 688-691.

Sures, B., Franken, M. & Taraschewski, H. (2000) Element concentrations in the archiacanthocephalan Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus compared with those in the porcine host from a slaughterhouse in La Paz, Bolivia. International Journal for Parasitology, 30, 1071-1076.

Sures, B., Jürges, G. & Taraschewski, H. (2000) Accumulation and distribution of lead in the acanthocephalan Moniliformis moniliformis from experimental infected rats. Parasitology, 121, 427-433.

Warmke, S. & Hering, D. (2000) Composition, microdistribution and food of the macroinvertebrate fauna inhabiting wood in low-order mountain streams in Central Europe. International Review of Hydrobiology, 85, 67-78.

1999  (back to top)

Homes, V., Hering, D. & Reich, M. (1999) The distribution and macrofauna of ponds in stretches of an alpine floodplain differently impacted by hydrological engineering. Regulated Rivers: Research & Management, 15, 405-417.

Pusch, M., Feld, C.K. & Hoffmann, A. (1999) Schwemmgut? Kostenträchtiger Müll oder wertvolles Element in Fußökosystemen? (Drifting matter? expensive refuse or a valuable element of river ecosystems?). Wasserwirtschaft, 89, 280-284.

Sures, B. & Siddall, R. (1999) Pomphorhynchus laevis: the intestinal acanthocephalan as a lead sink for its fish host, chub (Leuciscus cephalus). Experimental Parasitology, 93, 66-72.

Sures, B., Knopf, K. & Taraschewski, H. (1999) Development of Anguillicola crassus (Dracunculoidea, Anguillicolidae) in experimentally infected Balearic congers Ariosoma balearicum (Anguilloidea, Congridae). Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 39, 75-78.

Sures, B., Knopf, K., Würtz, J. & Hirt, J. (1999) Richness and diversity of parasite communities in European eels Anguilla anguilla of the River Rhine, Germany, with special reference to helminth parasites. Parasitology, 119, 323-330.

Sures, B., Siddall, R. & Taraschewski, H. (1999) Parasites as accumulation indicators of heavy metal pollution. Parasitology Today, 15, 16-21.

Sures, B., Steiner, W., Rydlo, M. & Taraschewski, H. (1999) Concentrations of 17 elements in the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha), in different tissues of perch (Perca fluviatilis), and in perch intestinal parasites (Acanthocephalus lucii) from the subalpin lake Mondsee (Austria). Environmental toxicology and chemistry 18, 2574-2579

Van Treeck, P. & Schuhmacher, H. (1999) Artificial reefs created by electrolysis and coral transplantation - an approach ensuring the compatibility of environmental protection and diving tourism. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 49, 75-81.

Van Treeck, P. & Schuhmacher, H. (1999) Mass diving tourism - a new dimension calls for new management approaches. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 37, 499-504.

Zimmermann, S., Sures, B. & Taraschewski, H. (1999) Experimental studies on lead accumulation in the eel specific endoparasites Anguillicola crassus (Nematoda) and Paratenuisentis ambiguus (Acanthocephala) as compared with their host, Anguilla anguilla. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 2, 190-195.

1998  (back to top)

Hering, D. (1998) Riparian beetles (Coleoptera) along a small stream in the Oregon Coast Range and their interactions with the aquatic environment. Coleopteran Bulletin, 52, 161-170.

Knopf, K., Würtz, J., Sures, B. & Taraschewski, H. (1998) Impact of low water temperature on the development of Anguillicola crassus in the final host Anguilla anguilla. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 33, 143-149.

Siddall, R. & Sures, B. (1998) Uptake of lead by Pomphorhynchus laevis cystacanths in Gammarus pulex and immature worms in chub (Leuciscus cephalus). Parasitology Research, 84, 573-577.

Sures, B., Jürges, G. & Taraschewski, H. (1998) Relative concentrations of heavy metals in the parasites Ascaris suum (Nematoda) and Fasciola hepatica (Digenea) and their respective porcine and bovine definitive hosts. International Journal for Parasitology, 28, 1173-1178.

1997  (back to top)

Hering, D. & Plachter, H. (1997) Riparian Ground Beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) preying on aquatic invertebrates: a feeding strategy in alpine floodplains. Oecologia, 111, 261-270.

Sures, B., Taraschewski, H. & Rokicki, J. (1997) Lead and cadmium content of two cestodes Monobothrium wageneri and Bothriocephalus scorpii, and their fish hosts. Parasitology Research, 83, 618-623.

Sures, B., Taraschewski, H. & Rydlo, M. (1997) Intestinal fish parasites as heavy metal bioindicators: a comparison between Acanthocephalus lucii (Palaeacanthocephala) and the zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 59, 14-21.

Sures, B., Taraschewski, H. & Siddall, R. (1997) Heavy metal concentrations in adult acanthocephalans and cestodes compared to their fish hosts and to established free-living bioindicators. Parassitologia, 39, 213-218.

Van Treeck P. & Schuhmacher, H. (1997) Initial survival of coral nubbins transplanted by a new coral transplantation technology. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 150, 287-292.

1995  (back to top)

Sures, B. & Taraschewski, H. (1995) Cadmium concentrations in two adult acanthocephalans, Pomphorhynchus laevis and Acanthocephalus lucii, as compared with their fish hosts and cadmium and lead levels in larvae of A. lucii as compared with their crustacean host. Parasitology Research, 81, 4.

Sures, B., Taraschewski, H. & Haug, C. (1995) Determination of trace metals (Cd, Pb) in fish by electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometry after microwave digestion. Analytica Chimica Acta, 311, 135-139.

1994  (back to top)

Sures, B., Taraschewski, H. & Jackwerth, E. (1994) Comparative study of lead accumulation in different organs of perch (Perca fluviatilis) and its intestinal parasite Acanthocephalus lucii. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 52, 269-273.

Sures, B., Taraschewski, H. & Jackwerth, E. (1994) Lead accumulation in Pomphorhynchus laevis and its host. Journal of Parasitology, 80, 355-357.

Sures, B., Taraschewski, H. & Jackwerth, E. (1994) Lead content of Paratenuisentis ambiguus (Acanthocephala), Anguillicola crassus (Nematodes) and their host Anguilla anguilla. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 19, 105-107.