Publikationen

    2018

  • Macher, Jan-Niklas; Zizka, Vera; Weigand, Alexander M.; Leese, Florian
    A simple centrifugation protocol for metagenomic studies increases mitochondrial DNA yield by two orders of magnitude
    In: Methods in Ecology and Evolution Jg. 9 2018 Nr. 4, S. 1070 - 1074
    ISSN: 2041-210X
  • Macher, Jan-Niklas; Vivancos, Aurelién; Piggott, Jeremy J.; Centeno, Fernanda C.; Matthaei, Christoph D.; Leese, Florian
    Comparison of environmental DNA and bulk-sample metabarcoding using highly degenerate cytochrome c oxidase I primers
    In: Molecular Ecology Resources 2018
    ISSN: 1755-0998; 1755-098X
  • Zittel, Maike; Grabner, Daniel; Wlecklik, Andre; Sures, Bernd; Leese, Florian; Taraschewski, Horst; Weigand, Alexander M.
    Cryptic species and their utilization of indigenous and non-indigenous intermediate hosts in the acanthocephalan Polymorphus minutus sensu lato (Polymorphidae)
    In: Parasitology 2018 S. 1 - 9
    ISSN: 1469-8161; 0031-1820
  • Timm, Henning; Weigand, Hannah; Weiss, Martina; Leese, Florian; Rahmann, Sven
    DDRAGE : A data set generator to evaluate ddRADseq analysis software
    In: Molecular Ecology Resources Jg. 18 2018 Nr. 3, S. 681 - 690
    ISSN: 1755-098X
  • Beermann, Arne; Zizka, Vera; Elbrecht, Vasco; Baranov, Viktor; Leese, Florian
    DNA metabarcoding reveals the complex and hidden responses of chironomids to multiple stressors
    In: Environmental Sciences Europe Jg. 30 2018 S. 26
    ISSN: 2190-4715; 2190-4707
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Vamos, Ecaterina Edith; Steinke, Dirk; Leese, Florian
    Estimating intraspecific genetic diversity from community DNA metabarcoding data
    In: PeerJ Jg. 6 2018 S. e4644
    ISSN: 2167-8359
  • Dietz, Lars; Dömel, Jana S.; Leese, Florian; Lehmann, Tobias; Melzer, Roland R.
    Feeding ecology in sea spiders (Arthropoda: Pycnogonida): What do we know?
    In: Frontiers in Zoology Jg. 15 2018 Nr. 1, S. 7
    ISSN: 1742-9994
  • Weigand, Hannah; Weiss, Martina; Cai, Huimin; Li, Yongping; Yu, Lili; Zhang, Christine; Leese, Florian
    Fishing in troubled waters : revealing genomic signatures of local adaptation in response to freshwater pollutants in two macroinvertebrates
    In: Science of the Total Environment Jg. 633 2018 S. 875 - 891
    ISSN: 1879-1026; 0048-9697
  • Weiss, Martina; Weigand, Hannah; Weigand, Alexander M.; Leese, Florian
    Genome-wide single-nucleotide polymorphism data reveal cryptic species within cryptic freshwater snail species—The case of the Ancylus fluviatilis species complex
    In: Ecology and Evolution Jg. 8 2018 Nr. 2, S. 1063 - 1072
    ISSN: 2045-7758
  • Hering, Daniel; Borja, Angel; Jones, J Iwan; Pont, Didier; Boets, Pieter; Bouchez, Agnes; Bruce, Kat; Drakare, Stina; Hänfling, Bernd; Kahlert, Maria; Leese, Florian; Meissner, Kristian; Mergen, Patricia; Reyjol, Yorick; Segurado, Pedro; Vogler, Alfried; Kelly, Martyn
    Implementation options for DNA-based identification into ecological status assessment under the European Water Framework Directive.
    In: Water Research Jg. 138 2018 S. 192 - 205
    ISSN: 1879-2448; 0043-1354
  • Beermann, Arne; Elbrecht, Vasco; Karnatz, Svenja; Ma, Li; Matthaei, Christoph D.; Piggott, Jeremy J.; Leese, Florian
    Multiple-stressor effects on stream macroinvertebrate communities : A mesocosm experiment manipulating salinity, fine sediment and flow velocity
    In: Science of the Total Environment Jg. 610-611 2018 S. 961 - 971
    ISSN: 1879-1026; 0048-9697
  • Nuy, Julia; Lange, Anja; Beermann, Arne; Jensen, Manfred; Elbrecht, Vasco; Röhl, Oliver; Peršoh, Derek; Begerow, Dominik; Leese, Florian; Boenigk, Jens
    Responses of stream microbes to multiple anthropogenic stressors in a mesocosm study
    In: Science of the Total Environment Jg. 633 2018 S. 1287 - 1301
    ISSN: 1879-1026; 0048-9697
  • Pawlowski, Jan; Kelly-Quinn, Mary; Altermatt, Florian; Apothéloz-Perret-Gentil, Laure; Beja, Pedro; Boggero, Angela; Borja, Angel; Bouchez, Agnès; Cordier, Tristan; Domaizon, Isabelle; Feio, Maria Joao; Filipe, Ana Filipa; Fornaroli, Riccardo; Graf, Wolfram; Herder, Jelger; van der Hoorn, Berry; Iwan Jones, J.; Sagova-Mareckova, Marketa; Moritz, Christian; Barquín, Jose; Piggott, Jeremy J.; Pinna, Maurizio; Rimet, Frederic; Rinkevich, Buki; Sousa-Santos, Carla; Specchia, Valeria; Trobajo, Rosa; Vasselon, Valentin; Vitecek, Simon; Zimmerman, Jonas; Weigand, Alexander M.; Leese, Florian; Kahlert, Maria
    The future of biotic indices in the ecogenomic era : Integrating (e)DNA metabarcoding in biological assessment of aquatic ecosystems
    In: Science of the Total Environment Jg. 637-638 2018 S. 1295 - 1310
    ISSN: 1879-1026; 0048-9697
  • 2017

  • Morinière, Jérôme; Hendrich, Lars; Balke, Michael; Beermann, Arne; König, Tobias; Hess, Monika; Koch, Stefan; Müller, Reinhard; Leese, Florian; Hebert, Paul D. N.; Hausmann, Axel; Schubart, Christoph D.; Haszprunar, Gerhard
    A DNA barcode library for Germany′s mayflies, stoneflies and caddisflies (Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera and Trichoptera)
    In: Molecular Ecology Resources Jg. 17 2017 Nr. 6, S. 1293 - 1307
    ISSN: 1755-0998; 1755-098X
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Vamos, Edith; Meissner, Kristian; Aroviita, Jukka; Leese, Florian
    Assessing strengths and weaknesses of DNA metabarcoding-based macroinvertebrate identification for routine stream monitoring
    In: Methods in Ecology and Evolution Jg. 8 2017 Nr. 10, S. 1265 - 1275
    ISSN: 2041-210X
  • Wagner, Philipp; Dömel, Jana; Hofmann, Michaela; Hübner, Jeremy; Leese, Florian; Melzer, Roland R.
    Comparative study of bisected proboscides of Pycnogonida
    In: Organisms diversity & evolution: official journal of the Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik (GfBS) Jg. 17 2017 Nr. 1, S. 121 - 135
    ISSN: 1439-6092; 1618-1077
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Leese, Florian
    Corrigendum: Validation and development of COI metabarcoding primers for freshwater macroinvertebrate bioassessment
    In: Frontiers in Environmental Science Jg. 5 2017 Nr. JUN, S. 38
    ISSN: 2296-665X
  • Weigand, Hannah; Weiss, Martina; Cai, Huimin; Li, Yongping; Yu, Lili; Zhang, Christine; Leese, Florian
    Deciphering the origin of mito-nuclear discordance in two sibling caddisfly species
    In: Molecular Ecology Jg. 26 2017 Nr. 20, S. 5705 - 5715
    ISSN: 1365-294X; 0962-1083
  • Röhl, O.; Peršoh, D.; Mittelbach, M.; Elbrecht, Vasco; Brachmann, A.; Nuy, Julia; Boenigk, Jens; Leese, Florian; Begerow, D.
    Distinct sensitivity of fungal freshwater guilds to water quality
    In: Mycological Progress 2017 Nr. online article, S. 1 - 15
    ISSN: 1617-416X; 1861-8952
  • Mock, Thomas; Otillar, Robert P.; Strauss, Jan; McMullan, Mark; Paajanen, Pirita; Schmutz, Jeremy; Salamov, Asaf; Sanges, Remo; Toseland, Andrew; Ward, Ben J.; Allen, Andrew E.; Dupont, Christopher L.; Frickenhaus, Stephan; Maumus, Florian; Veluchamy, Alaguraj; Wu, Taoyang; Barry, Kerrie W.; Falciatore, Angela; Ferrante, Maria I.; Fortunato, Antonio E.; Glöckner, Gernot; Gruber, Ansgar; Hipkin, Rachel; Janech, Michael G.; Kroth, Peter G.; Leese, Florian; Lindquist, Erika A.; Lyon, Barbara R.; Martin, Joel; Mayer, Christoph; Parker, Micaela; Quesneville, Hadi; Raymond, James A.; Uhlig, Christiane; Valas, Ruben E.; Valentin, Klaus U.; Worden, Alexandra Z.; Armbrust, E. Virginia; Clark, Matthew D.; Bowler, Chris; Green, Beverley R.; Moulton, Vincent; Van Oosterhout, Cock; Grigoriev, Igor V.
    Evolutionary genomics of the cold-Adapted diatom Fragilariopsis cylindrus
    In: Nature Jg. 541 2017 Nr. 7638, S. 536 - 540
    ISSN: 1476-4687; 0028-0836
  • Beermann, Arne; Uekötter, Laura; Leese, Florian; Lorenz, Armin; Hershkovitz, Yaron
    Insights into species diversity of the genus Hydropsyche Pictet, 1834 (Hydropsychidae, Trichoptera) from the Lake Kinneret catchment (Israel)
    In: Aquatic Insects Jg. 38 2017 Nr. 3, S. 125 - 140
    ISSN: 1744-4152; 0165-0424
  • Dömel, Jana; Melzer, Roland R.; Harder, Avril M.; Mahon, Andrew R.; Leese, Florian
    Nuclear and mitochondrial gene data support recent radiation within the sea spider species complex Pallenopsis patagonica
    In: Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution Jg. 4 2017 S. 139
    ISSN: 2296-701X
  • Leese, Florian; Hering, Daniel; Wägele, J.-Wolfgang
    Potenzial genetischer Methoden für das Biomonitoring der Wasserrahmenrichtlinie
    In: Wasserwirtschaft Jg. 107 2017 Nr. 7-8, S. 49 - 53
    ISSN: 2192-8762; 0043-0978
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Leese, Florian
    PrimerMiner: an r package for development and in silico validation of DNA metabarcoding primers
    In: Methods in Ecology and Evolution Jg. 8 2017 Nr. 5, S. 622 - 626
    ISSN: 2041-210X
  • Vendrami, David L. J.; Telesca, Luca; Weigand, Hannah; Weiss, Martina; Fawcett, Katie; Lehman, Katrin; Clark, M.S.; Leese, Florian; McMinn, Carrie; Moore, Heather; Hoffman, Joseph I.
    RAD sequencing resolves fine-scale population structure in a benthic invertebrate : implications for understanding phenotypic plasticity
    In: Royal Society Open Science Jg. 4 2017 Nr. 2, S. 160548
    ISSN: 2054-5703
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Peinert, Bianca; Leese, Florian
    Sorting things out: Assessing effects of unequal specimen biomass on DNA metabarcoding
    In: Ecology and Evolution Jg. 7 2017 Nr. 17, S. 6918 - 6926
    ISSN: 2045-7758
  • Macher, Jan-Niklas; Leese, Florian; Weigand, Alexander M.; Rozenberg, Andrey
    The complete mitochondrial genome of a cryptic amphipod species from the Gammarus fossarum complex
    In: Mitochondrial DNA Part B Jg. 2 2017 Nr. 1, S. 17 - 18
    ISSN: 2380-2359
  • Leese, Florian; Elbrecht, Vasco
    Validation and Development of COI Metabarcoding Primers for Freshwater Macroinvertebrate Bioassessment
    In: Frontiers in Environmental Science Jg. 5 2017 Nr. 11,
    ISSN: 2296-665X
  • 2016

  • Macher, Jan-Niklas; Weiss, Martina; Beermann, Arne J.; Leese, Florian
    Cryptic diversity and population structure at small scales : The freshwater snail Ancylus (Planorbidae, Pulmonata) in the Montseny mountain range
    In: Annales de Limnologie Jg. 52 2016 S. 387 - 399
    ISSN: 2100-000X; 0003-4088
  • Tollrian, Ralph; Rozenberg, Andrey; Weiss, Linda C.; Leese, Florian
    Digital gene expression analysis with sample multiplexing and PCR duplicate detection : A straightforward protocol
    In: BioTechniques Jg. 61 2016 Nr. 1, S. 26 - 32
    ISSN: 0736-6205; 1940-9818
  • Katouzian, Ahmad-Reza; Weigand, Alexander M.; Leese, Florian; Saboori, Alireza; Weiss, Martina; Macher, Jan-Niklas; Sari, Alireza
    Drastic underestimation of amphipod biodiversity in the endangered Irano-Anatolian and Caucasus biodiversity hotspots
    In: Scientific reports Jg. 6 2016 S. 22507
    ISSN: 2045-2322
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Leese, Florian; Piggott, Jeremy; Wlecklik, Andre; Wagner, Rüdiger; Tollrian, Ralph; Neumann, Janis; Goessler, Gunnar; Beermann, Arne
    Multiple-stressor effects on stream invertebrates : a mesocosm experiment manipulating nutrients, fine sediment and flow velocity
    In: Freshwater biology Jg. 61 2016 Nr. 4, S. 362 - 375
    ISSN: 1365-2427
  • Macher, Jan-Niklas; Salis, Romana K.; Blakemore, Katie S.; Tollrian, Ralph; Matthaei, Christoph D.; Leese, Florian
    Multiple-stressor effects on stream invertebrates: DNA barcoding reveals contrasting responses of cryptic mayfly species
    In: Ecological Indicators Jg. 61 2016 S. 159 - 169
    ISSN: 1470-160X
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Leese, Florian; Coissac, Eric; Boyer, Frederic; Beisel, Jean-Nicolas; Usseglio-Polatera, Philippe; Valentini, Alice; Dejean, Tony; Taberlet, Pierre
    Testing the potential of a ribosomal 16S marker for DNA metabarcoding of insects
    In: PeerJ 2016 Nr. 4, S. e1966
    ISSN: 2167-8359
  • Weiss, Martina; Leese, Florian
    Widely distributed and regionally isolated! : Drivers of genetic structure in Gammarus fossarum in a human-impacted landscape
    In: BMC Evolutionary Biology Jg. 16 2016 Nr. 1, S. 153
    ISSN: 1471-2148
  • 2015

  • Gäbler-Schwarz, Steffi; Medlin, Linda K.; Leese, Florian
    A puzzle with many pieces : the genetic structure and diversity of Phaeocystis antarctica Karsten (Prymnesiophyta)
    In: European Journal of Phycology 2015 S. 112 - 124
    ISSN: 1469-4433
  • Macher, Jan-Niklas; Rozenberg, Andrey; Pauls, Steffen U.; Tollrian, Ralph; Wagner, Rüdiger; Leese, Florian
    Assessing the phylogeographic history of the montane caddisfly Thremma gallicum using mitochondrial and restriction-site-associated DNA (RAD) markers
    In: Ecology and Evolution 2015 S. 648 - 662
    ISSN: 2045-7758
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Leese, Florian
    Can DNA-Based Ecosystem Assessments Quantify Species Abundance? Testing Primer Bias and Biomass : Sequence Relationships with an Innovative Metabarcoding Protocol
    In: PLoS ONE Jg. 10 2015 Nr. 7, S. e0130324
    ISSN: 1932-6203
  • Rozenberg, Andrey; Brand, Philipp; Rivera, Nicole; Leese, Florian; Schubart, Christoph D.
    Characterization of fossilized relatives of the White Spot Syndrome Virus in genomes of decapod crustaceans
    In: BMC Evolutionary Biology 2015
    ISSN: 1471-2148
  • Weiss, Linda C.; Leese, Florian; Laforsch, Christian; Tollrian, Ralph
    Dopamine is a key regulator in the signalling pathway underlying predatorinduced defences in Daphnia
    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences Jg. 282 2015 Nr. 1816, S. 1
    ISSN: 0080-4649; 0962-8452; 0950-1193
  • Leese, Florian
    Genetic data support independent glacial refugia and open ocean barriers to dispersal for the Southern Ocean sea spider Austropallene cornigera (Möbius, 1902)
    In: Journal of Crustacean Biology 2015
    ISSN: 1937-240X; 0278-0372
  • Grabner, Daniel; Weigand, Alexander M.; Leese, Florian; Winking, Caroline; Hering, Daniel; Tollrian, Ralph; Sures, Bernd
    Invaders, natives and their enemie : distribution patterns of amphipods and their microsporidian parasites in the Ruhr Metropolis, Germany
    In: Parasites & Vectors Jg. 8 2015 Nr. 1,
    ISSN: 1756-3305
  • Dietz, Lars; Pieper, Sven; Seefeldt, Meike A.; Leese, Florian
    Morphological and genetic data clarify the taxonomic status of Colossendeis robusta and C. glacialis (Pycnogonida) and reveal overlooked diversity
    In: Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny Jg. 73 2015 Nr. 1, S. 101 - 127
    ISSN: 1863-7221
  • Brand, Philipp; Ramírez, Santiago R.; Leese, Florian; Quezada-Euan, J. Javier G.; Tollrian, Ralph; Eltz, Thomas
    Rapid evolution of chemosensory receptor genes in a pair of sibling species of orchid bees (Apidae: Euglossini)
    In: BMC evolutionary biology Jg. 15 2015 S. 176ff
    ISSN: 1471-2148
  • Dietz, Lars; Arango, Claudia P.; Dömel, Jana S.; Halanych, Kenneth M.; Harder, Avril M.; Held, Christoph; Mahon, Andrew R.; Mayer, Christoph; Melzer, Roland R.; Rouse, Greg W.; Weis, Andrea; Wilson, Nerida G.; Leese, Florian
    Regional differentiation and extensive hybridization between mitochondrial clades of the Southern Ocean giant sea spider Colossendeis megalonyx
    In: Royal Society Open Science Jg. 2 2015 Nr. 7, S. 140424
    ISSN: 2054-5703
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Leese, Florian
    The mitochondrial genome of the Arizona Snowfly Mesocapnia arizonensis (Plecoptera, Capniidae)
    In: Mitochondrial DNA 2015
    ISSN: 1940-1736
  • Dietz, Lars; Brand, Philipp; Eschner, Lisa-Marie; Leese, Florian
    The mitochondrial genomes of the caddisflies Sericostoma personatum and Thremma gallicum (Insecta: Trichoptera)
    In: Mitochondrial DNA 2015
    ISSN: 1940-1744
  • Rozenberg, Andrey; Parida, Mrutyunjaya; Leese, Florian; Weiss, Linda C.; Tollrian, Ralph; Manak, J. Robert
    Transcriptional profiling of predator-induced phenotypic plasticity in Daphnia pulex
    In: Frontiers in Zoology Jg. 12 2015 S. 18
    ISSN: 1742-9994
  • 2014

  • Brix, Saskia; Svavarsson, Jörundur; Leese, Florian
    A Multi-gene Analysis Reveals Multiple Highly Divergent Lineages of The Isopod Chelator Insignis (Hansen, 1916) South of Iceland
    In: Polish Polar Research Jg. 35 2014 Nr. 2, S. 225 - 242
    ISSN: 2081-8262
  • Brix, Saskia; Leese, Florian; Riehl, Torben; Kihara, Terue Christina
    A new genus and new species of Desmosomatidae Sars, 1897 (Isopoda) from the eastern South Atlantic abyss described by means of integrative taxonomy
    In: Marine Biodiversity 2014
    ISSN: 1867-1616
  • Schweyen, Hannah; Rozenberg, Andrey; Leese, Florian
    Detection and removal of PCR duplicates in population genomic ddRAD studies by addition of a degenerate base region (DBR) in sequencing adapters
    In: Biological Bulletin Jg. 227 2014 S. 146 - 160
    ISSN: 0006-3185; 0148-9488
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Feld, Christian Karl; Gies, Maria; Hering, Daniel; Sondermann, Martin; Tollrian, Ralph; Leese, Florian
    Genetic diversity and dispersal potential of the stonefly Dinocras cephalotes in a central European low mountain range
    In: Freshwater science Jg. 33 2014 Nr. 1, S. 181 - 192
    ISSN: 2161-9565
  • Pauls, Steffen U.; Alp, Maria; Bálint, Miklós; Bernabò, Paola; Čiampor, Fedor; Čiamporová‐Zaťovičová, Zuzana; Finn, Debra S.; Kohout, Jan; Leese, Florian; Lencioni, Valeria; Paz-Vinas, Ivan; Monaghan, Michael T.
    Integrating molecular tools into freshwater ecology : developments and opportunities
    In: Freshwater Biology Jg. 59 2014 S. 1559 - 1576
    ISSN: 0046-5070
  • Lampert, Kathrin P.; Pasternak, Vanessa; Brand, Philipp; Tollrian, Ralph; Leese, Florian; Eltz, Florian
    ‘Late’ male sperm precedence in polyandrous wool-carder bees and the evolution of male resource defence in Hymenoptera
    In: Animal Behaviour 2014 S. 211 - 217
    ISSN: 0003-3472
  • Weiss, Martina; Macher, Jan Niklas; Seefeldt, Meike Anna; Leese, Florian
    Molecular evidence for further overlooked species within the Gammarus fossarum complex (Crustacea: Amphipoda)
    In: Hydrobiologia 2014 S. 165 - 184
    ISSN: 1573-5117; 0018-8158
  • Weis, Andrea; Meyer, Roland; Dietz, Lars; Dömel, Jana S.; Leese, Florian; Melzer, Roland
    Pallenopsis patagonica (Hoek, 1881) : a species complex revealed by morphology and DNA barcoding, with description of a new species of Pallenopsis Wilson, 1881
    In: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 2014 S. 110 - 131
    ISSN: 1096-3642
  • Raupach, Michael; Bininda-Emonds, Olaf R. P.; Knebelsberger, Thomas; Laakmann, Silke; Pfaender, Jobst; Leese, Florian
    Phylogeographical analysis of Ligia oceanica (Crustacea: Isopoda) reveals two deeply divergent mitochondrial lineages
    In: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 2014 S. 16 - 30
    ISSN: 1095-8312
  • Leese, Florian; Tollrian, Ralph
    Welche Informationen können genetische Daten über den Zustand von Gewässerökosystemen liefern?
    In: Bochumer Grundwassertag 2014: Zukunftsfragen der Hydrogeologie / Banning, Andre; Engelert, Andreas; Wisotzky, Frank; Wohnlich, Frank (Hrsg.), 2014 S. 7 - 16
  • 2013

  • Dietz, Lars; Krapp, Franz; Hendrickx, Michel E.; Arango, Claudia P.; Krabbe, Kathrin; Spaak, Johanna M.; Leese, Florian
    Evidence from morphological and genetic data confirms that Colossendeis tenera Hilton, 1943 (Arthropoda: Pycnogonida), does not belong to the Colossendeis megalonyx Hoek, 1881 complex
    In: Organisms Diversity & Evolution 2013
    ISSN: 1618-1077; 1439-6092
  • Agrawal, Shobhit; Leach, Emma L.; Leese, Florian; Held, Christoph
    Isolation and characterization of 10 polymorphic loci for the giant Antarctic isopod, Glyptonotus antarcticus
    In: Conservation Genetics Resources 2013
    ISSN: 1877-7252
  • Dambach, Johannes; Raupach, Michael J.; Mayer, Christoph; Schwarzer, Julia; Leese, Florian
    Isolation and characterization of nine polymorphic microsatellite markers for the deep-sea shrimp Nematocarcinus lanceopes (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea)
    In: BMC Research Notes Jg. 6 2013
    ISSN: 1756-0500
  • Stemmer, Christina; Burghardt, Ingo; Mayer, Christoph; Reinicke, Götz B.; Wägele, Heike; Tollrian, Ralph; Leese, Florian
    Morphological and genetic analyses of xeniid soft coral diversity (Octocorallia; Alcyonacea)
    In: Organisms Diversity & Evolution 2013 S. 135 - 150
    ISSN: 1618-1077; 1439-6092
  • Kaiser, Stefanie; Brandão, Simone N.; Brix, Saskia; Barnes, David K. A.; Bowden, David A.; Ingels, Jeroen; Leese, Florian; Schiaparelli, Stefano; Arango, Claudia P.; Badhe, Renuka; Riehl, Torben; Rose, Armin; Sands, Chester J.; Soler-Membrives, Anna; Schüller, Myriam; Strugnell, Jan M.; Vanreusel, Ann; Veit-Köhler, Gritta; Wilson, Nerida G.; Yasuhara, Moriaki
    Patterns, processes and vulnerability of Southern Ocean benthos : a decadal leap in knowledge and understanding
    In: Marine Biology Jg. 160 2013 S. 2295 - 2317
    ISSN: 1432-1793
  • Elbrecht, Vasco; Poettker, Lisa; John, Uwe; Leese, Florian
    The complete mitochondrial genome of the stonefly Dinocras cephalotes (Plecoptera, Perlidae)
    In: Mitochondrial DNA 2013
    ISSN: 1940-1744
  • Brosch, Brigitte; Brunzel, Stefan; Jacobs, Gunnar; Keil, Peter; Kiel, Ellen; Korte, Thomas; Kricke, Randolph; Leese, Florian; Loos, Götz Heinrich; Hering, Daniel
    Urbane Biodiversität : ein Positionspapier
    In: Urbane Biodiversität 2013
  • 2012

  • Bernhardt, Benjamin; Lampert, Kathrin; Leese, Florian; Mayer, Christoph; Tollrian, Ralph
    Are shoals of minnow Phoxinus phoxinus formed by close kin?
    In: Journal of Fish Biology 2012 S. 713 - 721
    ISSN: 1095-8649
  • Leese, Florian; Brand, Philipp; Rozenberg, Andrey; Mayer, Christoph; Agrawal, Shobhit; Dambach, Johannes; Dietz, Lars; Doemel, Jana S.; Goodall-Copstake, William P.; Held, Christoph; Lampert, Kathrin P.; Linse, Katrin; Macher, Jan N.; Nolzen, Jennifer; Raupach, Michael J.; Rivera, Nicole T.; Schubart, Christoph D.; Striewski, Sebastian; Tollrian, Ralph; Sands, Chester J.
    Exploring Pandora's Box : Potential and Pitfalls of Low Coverage Genome Surveys for Evolutionary Biology
    In: PLoS ONE Jg. 7 2012 Nr. 11, S. e49202
    ISSN: 1932-6203
  • Hui, Min; Kochzius, Marc; Leese, Florian
    Isolation and characterisation of nine microsatellite markers in the boring giant clam (Tridacna crocea) and cross-amplification in five other tridacnid species
    In: Marine Biodiversity Jg. 42 2012 Nr. 2, S. 285 - 287
    ISSN: 1755-2672
  • 2011

  • Leese, Florian; Held, Christoph
    Analyzing intraspecific genetic variation: : a practical guide using mitochondrial DNA and microsatellites
    In: Phylogeography and Population Genetics in Crustacea / Held, Christoph (Hrsg.), 2011 S. 3 - 30
    ISBN: 978-1-4398-4073-3
  • Chen, Jingchen; Dai, Fangping; Balakrishnan-Renuka, Ajeesh; Leese, Florian; Schempp, Werner; Schaller, Felix; Hoffmann, Michael M.; Morosan-Puopolo, Gabriela; Yusuf, Faisal; Bisschoff, Izak Johannes; Chankiewitz, Verena; Xue, Jinglun; Chen, Jingzhong; Ying, Kang; Brand-Saberi, Beate
    Diversification and Molecular Evolution of ATOH8 : a Gene Encoding a bHLH Transcription Factor
    In: PLoS ONE Jg. 6 2011 Nr. 8, S. e23005
    ISSN: 1932-6203
  • Brix, Saskia; Riehl, Torben; Leese, Florian
    First genetic data for species of the genus Haploniscus Richardson, 1908 (Isopods: Asellota: Haploniscidae) from neighboring deep-sea basins in the South Atlantic
    In: Zootaxa 2011 S. 79 - 84
    ISSN: 1175-5326
  • Kurtenbach, Stefan; Mayer, Christoph; Pelz, Thomas; Hatt, Hanns; Leese, Florian; Neuhaus, Eva M.
    Molecular evolution of a chordate specific family of G protein-coupled receptors
    In: BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011
    ISSN: 1471-2148
  • 2010

  • Krabbe, Kathrin; Leese, Florian; Mayer, Christoph; Tollrian, Ralph; Held, Christoph
    Cryptic mitochondrial lineages in the widespread pycnogonid Colossendeis megalonyx Hoek, 1881 from Antarctic and Subantarctic waters
    In: Polar Biology 2010 S. 281 - 292
    ISSN: 1432-2056
  • Tollrian, Ralph; Leese, Florian
    Ecological genomics : steps towards unraveling the genetic basis of inducible defenses in Daphnia
    In: BMC Biology 2010
    ISSN: 1741-7007
  • Krabbe, Kathrin; Leese, Florian; Mayer, Christoph; Tollrian, Ralph; Held, Christoph
    Erratum to: Cryptic mitochondrial lineages in the widespread pycnogonid Colossendeis megalonyx Hoek, 1881 from Antarctic and Subantarctic waters
    In: Polar Biology Jg. 33 2010 S. 575
    ISSN: 1432-2056
  • Raupach, Michael J.; Thatje, Sven; Dambach, Johannes; Rehm, Peter; Misof, Bernhard; Leese, Florian
    Genetic homogeneity and circum-Antarctic distribution of two benthic shrimp species of the Southern Ocean, Chorismus antarcticus and Nematocarcinus lanceopes
    In: Marine Biology 2010
    ISSN: 1432-1793
  • Mayer, Christoph; Leese, Florian; Tollrian, Ralph
    Genome-wide analysis of tandem repeats in Daphnia pulex : a comparative approach
    In: BMC Genomics 2010
    ISSN: 1471-2164
  • Leese, Florian; Agrawal, Shobhit; Held, Christoph
    Long-distance island hopping without dispersal stages : Transportation across major zoogeographic barriers in a Southern Ocean isopod
    In: Naturwissenschaften 2010 S. 583 - 594
    ISSN: 0028-1042
  • Spanier, Katina I.; Leese, Florian; Mayer, Christoph; Colbourne, John K.; Gilbert, Don; Pfrender, Michael E.; Tollrian, Ralph
    Predator-induced defences in Daphnia pulex : Selection and evaluation of internal reference genes for gene expression studies with real-time PCR
    In: BMC Molecular Biology 2010
    ISSN: 1471-2199
  • Dietz, Lars; Mayer, Christoph; Arango, Claudia P.; Leese, Florian
    The mitochondrial genome of Colossendeis megalonyx supports a basal position of Colossendeidae within the Pycnogonida
    In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 2010 S. 553 - 558
    ISSN: 1755-0998
  • 2009

  • Carstensen, Daniel; Laudien, J.; Leese, Florian; Arntz, Wolf E.; Held, Christoph
    Genetic variability, shell and sperm morphology suggest that the surf clams Donax marincovichi and D. obesulus are one species
    In: Journal of Molluscan Studies 2009 S. 381 - 390
    ISSN: 1464-3766
  • Kraemer, Lars; Beszteri, Bánk; Gäbler-Schwarz, Steffi; Held, Christoph; Leese, Florian; Mayer, Christoph; Pöhlmann, Kevin; Frickenhaus, Stephan
    STAMP: Extensions to the STADEN sequence analysis package for high throughput interactive microsatellite marker design
    In: BMC Bioinformatics 2009
    ISSN: 1471-2105
  • 2008

  • Leese, Florian; Kop, Anna; Wägele, Johann-Wolfgang; Held, Christoph
    Cryptic speciation in a benthic isopod from Patagonian and Falkland Island waters and the impact of glaciations on its population structure
    In: Frontiers in Zoology 2008
    ISSN: 1742-9994
  • Leese, Florian; Held, Christoph
    Identification and characterization of microsatellites from the Antarctic isopod Ceratoserolis trilobitoides : Nuclear evidence for cryptic species
    In: Conservation Genetics 2008
    ISSN: 1572-9737
  • Leese, Florian; Kop, Anna; Agrawal, Shobhit; Held, Christoph
    Isolation and characterization of microsatellite markers from the marine isopods Serolis paradoxa and Septemserolis septemcarinata (Crustacea: Peracarida) : PERMANENT GENETIC RESOURCES
    In: Molecular Ecology Resources 2008
    ISSN: 1755-0998
  • Leese, Florian; Mayer, Christoph; Held, Christoph
    Isolation of microsatellites from unknown genomes using known genomes as enrichment templates
    In: Limnology and oceanography, methods 2008 S. 412 - 426
    ISSN: 1541-5856
  • Leese, Florian
    The recent evolutionary history of Antarctic and Subantarctic benthic isopods : development and analysis of fast evolving molecular markers
    Bochum 2008 II, 211 S.
  • 2007

  • Mayer, Christoph; Leese, Florian; Tollrian, Ralph
    Diversity, density and lengths characteristics of Tandem Repeats in the genome of Daphnia pulex
    In: The Daphnia Genome Consortium Meeting 2007
  • Held, Christoph; Leese, Florian
    The utility of fast evolving molecular markers for studying speciation in the Antarctic benthos
    In: Polar Biology 2007 S. 513 - 521
    ISSN: 1432-2056
  • 2005

  • Leese, Florian; Brenke, Nils
    Chauliodoniscus coronatus sp. nov.: : a new deep-sea species from the Angola Basin (Crustacea, Isopoda, Asellota, Janiroidea, Haploniscidae)
    In: Organisms Diversity & Evolution Jg. 5 2005 S. 189 - 201
    ISSN: 1618-1077
  • 2004

  • Wagner, Rüdiger; Leese, Florian; Panesar, A. R.
    Aquatic dance flies from a small Himalayan Mountain Stream (Diptera: Empididae: Hemerodromiinae, Trichopezinae and Clinocerinae)
    In: Bonner zoologische Beiträge Jg. 52 2004 Nr. 1/2, S. 3 - 32
    ISSN: 0006-7172
  • Leese, Florian
    Molecular genetic, chemotaxonomic, and autecological investigations of European Sericostomatidae (Insecta: Trichoptera)
    Bochum 2004 137 S.