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PUBLICATIONS

2018

  • Aumer D, Mumoki F, Pirk CWW, Moritz RFA. The transcriptomic changes associated with the development of social parasitism in the honeybee A. m. capensis. Sci Nat, accepted.

2017

  • Giehr J, Grasse AV, Cremer S, Heinze J, Schrempf A (2017) Ant queens increase their reproductive efforts after pathogen infection. R Soc Open Sci 4:170547.
  • Giehr J, Heinze J, Schrempf A (2017) Group demography affects ant colony performance and individual speed of queen and worker aging. BMC Evol Biol 17:e173.
  • Harrison MC, Jongepier E, Robertson HM, ..., Belles X, Korb J, Bornberg-Bauer E (2018) Hemimetabolous genomes reveal molecular basis of termite eusociality. Nat Ecol Evol 2:557-566.
  • Heinze J (2017) Life history evolution in ants: the case of Cardiocondyla. Proc R Soc Lond B 284:20161406.
  • Hoedjes KM, Rodrigues MA, Flatt T (2017) Amino acid modulation of lifespan and reproduction in Drosophila. Curr Opin Insect Sci 23:118-122.
  • Kohlmeier P, Negroni MA, Kever M, Emmling S, Stypa H, Feldmeyer B, Foitzik S (2017) Intrinsic worker mortality depends on behavioral caste and the queens’ presence in a social insect. Sci Nat 104:34.
  • Korb J, Belles X (2017) Juvenile hormone and hemimetabolan eusociality. Curr Opin Insect Sci 22:109-116.
  • Korb J, Heinze J (2016) Major hurdles for the evolution of sociality. Annu Rev Entomol 61:297-316.
  • Korb J, Thorne B (2017) Sociality in termites. In: Comparative Social Evolution (eds. DR Rubenstein, P Abbot), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. 124-153.
  • Kramer BH, Schaible R, Scheuerlein A (2016) Worker lifespan is an adaptive trait during colony establishment in the long-lived ant Lasius niger. Exp Gerontol 85:18-23.
  • Metzler S, Heinze J, Schrempf A (2016) Mating and longevity in ant males. Ecol Evol 6:8903-8906.
  • Schrempf A, Giehr J, Röhrl R, Steigleder S, Heinze J (2017) Royal Darwinian Demons: Enforced Changes in Reproductive Efforts Do Not Affect the Life Expectancy of Ant Queens. Am Nat 189:436-442.
  • Wild G, Korb J (2017) Evolution of delayed dispersal and subsequent evolution of helping, with implications for cooperative breeding. J Theoret Biol 427:53-64.

2016

Current Opinion in Insect Science - Special issue

Social Insects. Special Issue. Volume 16, https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/current-opinion-in-insect-science/vol/16
  • De Verges J, Nehring V (2016) A critical look at proximate causes of social insect senescence: damage accumulation or hyperfunction? Curr Opin Insect Sci 16: 69-75.
  • Elsner D, Kremer LPM, Arning N, Bornberg-Bauer E (2016) Comparative genomic approaches to investigate molecular traits specific to social insects. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:87-94.
  • Heinze J (2016) The male has done his work - the male may go. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:22-27.
  • Korb J (2016) Why do social insect queens live so long? Approaches to unravell the sociality-aging puzzle. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:104-107.
  • Kramer BH, van Doorn GS, Weissing F, Pen I (2016) Lifespan divergence between social insect castes: challenges and opportunities for evolutionary theories of aging. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:76-80.
  • Monroy Kuhn JM, Korb J (2016) Social insects: aging and the re-shaping of the fecundity/longevity trade-off with sociality. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:vii-x.
  • Negroni MA, Jongepier E, Feldmeyer B, Kramer BH, Foitzik S (2106) Life history evolution in social insects: a female perspective. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:51-57.
  • Oettler J, Schrempf A (2016) Fitness and aging in Cardiocondyla obscurior ant queens. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:58-63.
  • Rodrigues MA, Flatt T (2016) Endocrine uncoupling of the trade-off between reproduction and somatic maintenance in eusocial insects. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:1-8.
  • Rueppell O, Aumer D, Moritz RFA (2016): Ties between ageing plasticity and reproductive physiology in honey bees (Apis mellifera) reveal a positive relation between fecundity and longevity as consequence of advanced social evolution. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:64-68.
  • Séguret A, Bernadou A, Paxton RJ (2016) Facultative social insects can provide insights into the reversal of the longevity/fecundity trade-off across the eusocial insects. Curr Opin Insect Sci 16:95-103.



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