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Goldblatt, P., Manning. J.C. & Schnitzler, J.  (in press)
A revised subgeneric classification and synopsis of the Afro-Eurasian genus Moraea (Iridaceae: Irideae).
Bothalia.


Rajaei, H., Rödder, D., Weigand, A. M., Dambach, J., Raupach, M. J. & Wägele, W. (in press)
Quaternary refugia in southwestern Iran: Insights from two sympatric moth species (Insecta, Lepidoptera).
Organisms Diversity and Evolution.


Weigand, A. M., Jochum, A., Slapnik, R., Schnitzler, J., Zarza, E. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2013)
Evolution of Microgastropods (Ellobioidea, Carychiidae): Integrating taxonomic, phylogenetic and evolutionary hypotheses.
BMC Evolutionary Biology 13:18.


Schnitzler, J., Graham, C.H., Dormann, D.F., Schiffers, K. & Linder, H. P. (2012)
Climatic niche evolution and species diversification in the Cape flora, South Africa. Journal of Biogeography 39(12): 2201-2211.


Breure, A. S. H. & Romero, P. E. (2012)
Support and surprises: molecular phylogeny of the land snail superfamily Orthalicoidea using a three-locus gene analysis with a divergence time analysis and ancestral area reconstruction (Gastropoda: Stylommatophora).
Archiv für Molluskenkunde 141(1): 1-20.


Ramírez, R., Borda, V., Romero, P., Ramirez, J., Congrains, C., Chirinos, J., Ramírez, P., Velásquez, L. E. & Mejía K. (2012)
Biodiversity and endemism of the western Amazonia land snails Megalobulimus and Systrophia.
Revista Peruana de Biología 19(1): 59-74 (in Spanish).


Magwire, M. M.*, Fabian, D. K.*, Schweyen, H.*, Cao, C., Longdon, B., Bayer, F. & Jiggins, F. M. (2012)
Genome-wide association studies reveal a simple genetic basis of resistance to naturally coevolving viruses in Drosophila melanogaster.
PLOS Genetics 8(11): e1003057 (* equally contributing authors)


Scharsack, J. P., Schweyen, H., Schmidt, A. M., Dittmar, J., Reusch, T. B. H. & Kurtz, J. (2012)
Population genetic dynamics of three-spined sticklebacks (Gasterosteus aculeatus) in anthropogenic altered habitats.
Ecology and Evolution 2(6):1122-1143.


Klotz, S., Baessler, C., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Muellner, A. N. (in press)
Biodiversitätswandel in Deutschland.
In: Biodiversität und Klimawandel – Folgen für Deutschland (Eds. Mosbrugger, V., Stribrny, B., Schaller, M.). Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, Darmstadt.


Weigand, A. M. (2012)
DNA barcodes go underground - GBOL-project ‘Subterranean Fauna’.
Barcode Bulletin 3(2): 13-14.


Malkowsky, Y. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2012)
Phylogeny and spatio-temporal distribution of European Pectinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia).
Systematics and Biodiversity 10(2): 233-242.


Steinke, D., Zaenker, S., Vogel, B. & Weigand, A. M. (2012)
Von kryptischen Arten und Lebensräumen - DNA-Barcoding trifft auf die subterrane Fauna Deutschlands.
Mitteilungen des Verbandes der deutschen Höhlen- und Karstforscher 58(2): 49-50.


Weigand, A. M., Pfenninger, M., Jochum, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2012)
Alpine Crossroads or Origin of Genetic Diversity? Comparative Phylogeography of Two Sympatric Microgastropod Species.
PLoS ONE 7(5): e37089.|


Weigand, A. M., Goetze M.-C. & Jochum, A. (2012)
Outdated but established?! Conchologically driven species delineations in microgastropods (Carychiidae, Carychium).
Organisms Diversity & Evolution 12 (4): 377-386.


Weigand, A. M., Dinapoli, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2012)
18S rRNA variability map for Gastropoda.
Journal of Molluscan Studies 78(1): 151-156


Jochum, A., Weigand, A. M., Slapnik, R., Valentinčič, J. & Prieto, C. E. (2012)
The microscopic ellobioid, Zospeum Bourguignat, 1856 (Pulmonata, Ellobioidea, Carychiidae) makes a big debut in Basque Country and the province of Burgos (Spain).
MalaCo 8: 400-403.


Zarza, E., Reynoso, V. H. & Emerson, B. C. (2011)
Discordant patterns of geographic variation between mitochondrial and microsatellite markers in the Mexican black iguana (Ctenosaura pectinata) in a contact zone.
Journal of Biogeography 38: 1394-1405.


Wägele, H., Klussmann-Kolb, A., Kuhlmann, M., Haszprunar, G., Lindberg, D., Koch, A. & Wägele, J. (2011)
The taxonomist - an endangered race. A practical proposal for its survival.
Frontiers in Zoology 8:25.


Silvestro, D.*, Schnitzler, J.* & Zizka, G. (2011)
A Bayesian framework to estimate diversification rates and their variation through time and space.
BMC Evolutionary Biology 11:311 (* equal contribution).


Schnitzler, J., Barraclough, T. G., Boatwright, J.S., Goldblatt, P., Manning, J.C., Powell, M., Rebelo, T. & Savolainen, V. (2011)
Causes of plant diversification in the Cape biodiversity hotspot of South Africa.
Systematic Biology 60(3): 343-357.


Jochum, A. (2011)
Evolution and diversity of the troglobitic Carychiidae - A morphological and phylogenetic investigation of the terrestrial ellobioid genera, Carychium andZospeum.
The Malacologist 57: 16-18.


Goebbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
Molecular Phylogeny of the Euthyneura (Mollusca, Gastropoda) with Special Focus on Opisthobranchia as a Framework for Reconstruction of Evolution of Diet.
Thalassas 27 (2): 121-153.


Schrödl, M., Jörger, K.M., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Wilson, N.G. (2011)
Bye Bye "Opisthobranchia"! A Review on the Contribution of Mesopsammic Sea Slugs to Euthyneuran Systematics.
Thalassas 27 (2): 101-112.


Klussmann-Kolb, A., Buck, C., Malkowsky, Y., Müller, J. & Weigand, A. M. (2011)
Mollusken im Visier - Phylogenie & Evolution von Gastropoda und Bivalvia.
Mitteilungen der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft 84: 34-36.


Weigand, A. M., Jochum, A., Pfenninger, M., Steinke, D. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
A new approach to an old conundrum - DNA barcoding sheds new light on phenotypic plasticity and morphological stasis in microsnails (Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Carychiidae).
Molecular Ecology Resources 11: 255-265.


Valente, L. M., Reeves, G., Schnitzler, J., Pizer Mason, I., Fay, M. F., Rebelo, T. G., Chase, M. W. & Barraclough, T. G. (2010)
Diversification of the African genus Protea (Proteaceae) in the Cape biodiversity hotspot and beyond: equal rates in different biomes.
Evolution 64(3):745-760.


Jörger, K.M., Kristof, A., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Schrödl, M. (2010)
Redescription of the meiofaunal gastropod Parhedyle cryptophthalma, with focus on nervous system and sensory organs.
Spixiana 33(2): 161-170.


Weigand, A. M. & Jochum, A. (2010)
Mollusca, Gastropoda, Ellobioidea, Carychium minimum O.F. Müller, 1774: Filling gaps. New population record for the State of New York, Northeastern United States.
Check List 6(4): 517-518.


Wägele, H., Deusch, O., Händeler, K., Martin, R., Schmitt, V., Christa, G. , Pinzger, B., Gould, S. B., Dagan, T., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Martin, W. (2010)
Transcriptomic evidence that longevity of acquired plastids in the photosynthetic slugs Elysia timida and Plakobrachus ocellatus does not entail lateral transfer of algal nuclear genes.
Molecular Biology and Evolution 28: 699-706.


Dinapoli, A., Zinssmeister, C. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
New insights into the phylogeny of the Pyramidellidae (Gastropoda).
Journal of Molluscan Studies 77(1): 1–7.


Grätz, V. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
Evolution at a Snails Pace - Evolution and Phylogeny of Eupulmonata.
Tropical Natural History Supplement 3: 206.


Simon, A. T. C., Weigand, A. M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
Comparative Phylogeography of Two (Micro-) Sympatric Carychium Species in Europe (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Ellobioidea).
Tropical Natural History Supplement 3: 291.


Malkowsky, Y. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
DNA Barcoding – Evaluation of a 16S rDNA-Marker for Pectinidae.
Tropical Natural History Supplement 3: 257.


Weigand, A. M., Jochum, A., Pfenninger, M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
Another Invited Invader – Phylogeography of Carychium minimum in Europe, North America and on the Azores.
Tropical Natural History Supplement 3: 144.


Klussmann-Kolb, A., Goebbeler, K., Grätz, V. & Dinapoli, A. (2010)
The Long Way to Diversity – a Current View on the Phylogeny and Evolution of Heterobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda).
Tropical Natural History Supplement 3: 36.


Goebbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
The phylogeny of the Acteonoidea (Gastropoda): Molecular systematics and first detailed morphological study of Rictaxis punctocaelatus (Carpenter, 1864)
Journal of Molluscan Studies 76 (4): 303-316.


Kristof, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
Neuromuscular development of Aeolidiella stephanieae Valdéz, 2005 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Nudibranchia)
Frontiers in Zoology 7: 5.


Goebbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
Out of Antarctica? – New insights into the phylogeny and biogeography of the Pleurobranchomorpha (Mollusca, Gastropoda)
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 55: 996-1007.


Dinapoli, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
The long way to diversity – Phylogeny and evolution of the Heterobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda) 
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 55(1): 60-76.


Oetken, M., Jagodzinski, L. S., Vogt, C., Jochum, A. & Oehlmann, J. (2009)
Combined effects of chemical and temperature stress on Chironomus ripariuspopulations with differing genetic variability
Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 44:10: 955-962.


Wägele, W., Letsch, H., Klussmann-Kolb, A., Mayer, C., Misof, B. & Wägele, H. (2009)
Phylogenetic support values are not necessariliy informative: the case of the Serialia hypothesis (a mollusk phylogeny)
Frontiers in Zoology 6: 12.


Staubach, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
The evolution of the cephalic sensory organs within the Opisthobranchia
The Journal of Morphology 269: 1465.


Schulze, C. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Ontogenetic changes in musculature patterns of Haminoea japonica
The Journal of Morphology 269: 1495.


Joerger, K., Kristof, A., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Schroedl, M. (2008)
Keeping Nerves: Central Nervous System of the Interstitial Acochlidiid Parhedyle cryptophthalma (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia)
The Journal of Morphology 269: 1484.


Faller, S., Staubach, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Comparative immunohistochemistry ot the cephalic sensory organs in Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda)
Zoomorphology 127: 227-239.


Klussmann-Kolb, A., Dinapoli, A., Kuhn, K., Streit, B. & Albrecht, C. (2008)
From sea to land and beyond – New insights into the evolution of euthyneuran Gastropoda (Mollusca)
BMC Evolutionary Biology 8: 57.


Staubach, S., Schützner, P., Croll, R. P. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Innervation patterns of the cerebral nerves in Haminoea hydatis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia) – A test for intraspecific variability.
Zoomorphology 127: 203-212.


Wollesen, T., Wanninger, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Myogenesis in Aplysia californica (Cooper, 1863) (Mollusca, Gastropoda,Opisthobranchia) with special focus on muscular remodeling during metamorphosis.
The Journal of Morphology 269: 776-789.


Dinapoli, A., Franssen, S., Naduvilezhath, L., Tamer, A. C. & Klussmann-Kolb, A . (2007)
Utility of H3-Genesequences for phylogenetic reconstruction – a case study of heterobranch gastropoda. 
Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 55: 191-202.


Goebbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb A . (2007)
A comparative ultrastructural investigation of the cephalic sensory organs in Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda). 
Tissue and Cell 39: 399-414.


Goebbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2007)
Paddle cilia on the cephalic sensory organs (CSOs) of Opisthobranchia – genuine structure of artefacts?
Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 55: 223-229.


Staubach, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A . (2007)
The cephalic sensory organs of Acteon tornatilis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Gastropoda Opisthobranchia) – cellular innervation patterns as a tool for homologisation.
Bonner Zoologischer Beiträge 55: 311-318.


Wägele, H., Klussmann-Kolb, A ., Vonnemann, V. & Medina, M. (2007)
Heterobranchia I: the Opisthobranchia. In Phylogeny and Evolution of the Mollusca.
Edited by W. F. Ponder and D. R. Lindberg.
Berkeley : University of California Press. Pp 383-406.


Wollesen, T., Wanninger, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2007)
The neurogenesis of the cephalic sensory organs of Aplysia californica.
Cell and Tissue Research 330: 361-379.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Dinapoli, A. (2006):
Systematic position of the pelagic Thecosomata and Gymnosomata within Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) – revival of the Pteropoda.
Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 44: 118-129.


Wägele, H., Klussmann-Kolb, A., Vonnemann, V. & Medina, M. (2006)
Towards an understanding of opisthobranch evolution.
In: Ponder, W. & Lindberg, D. (eds.): Phylogeny of Molluscs, World Congress of Malacology, Perth, Special Issue.


Wägele, H., Burghardt, I., Anthes, N., Evertsen, J., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Brodie, G.(2006)
Species diversity of opisthobranch molluscs on Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia.
Records of the Western Australian Museum, World Congress of Malacology, Perth, Opisthobranch Symposium, Contemporary studies into the systematics opisthobranch molluscs, Supplement 69: 33-59.


Vonnemann, V., Schrödl, M., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Wägele, H. (2005)
Reconstruction of the phylogeny of the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) by means of 18S and 28S rDNA sequences. 
Journal of Molluscan Studies 71: 113-125.


Wägele, H. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2005)
Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) – more than just slimy slugs. Shell reduction and its implications on defence and foraging.
Frontiers in Zoology 2: 3.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2004):
Phylogeny of the Aplysiidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda)with new aspects of the evolution of seahares.
Zoologica Scripta 33: 439-462.


Clarke, C. L. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2003):
Parasitic copepods in the seahare Dolabrifera brazieri (Anaspidea). 
The Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U. K. 83: 793-796.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Klussmann, A. (2003)
A new species of Gastropteridae (Opisthobranchia, Cephalaspidea) from tropical northeastern Australia.
Zootaxa 156: 1-12.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2001a)
The reproductive systems of the Nudibranchia (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia): comparative histology and ultrastructure of the nidamental glands with aspects of functional morphology.
Zoologischer Anzeiger 240: 119-136.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2001b)
Comparative investigation of the genital systems in the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) with special emphasis 
on the nidamental glandular system.
Zoomorphology 120: 215-235.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Wägele, H. (2001):
On the fine structure of opisthobranch egg masses (Mollusca, Gastropoda).
Zoologischer Anzeiger 240: 101-118.


Brodie, G. D., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Gosliner, T. M. (2001):
Anatomy and histology of a new species of Enotepteron (Cephalaspidea: Gastropteridae) from tropical northeastern Australia.
The Veliger 44(4): 362-369.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Brodie, G. D. (1999):
Internal storage and production of symbiotic bacteria in the reproductive system of a tropical marine gastropod.
Marine Biology 133 (3): 443-447.


Wägele, H.; Brodie, G. D. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (1999):
Histological investigations on Dendrodoris nigra (Stimpson, 1855) (Gastropoda, Nudibranchia, Dendrodorididae).
Molluscan Research 20 (1): 79-94.


Kolb, A. (1998):
Morphology, anatomy and histology of four species of Armina Rafinesque, 1814 (Nudibranchia, Arminoidea, Arminidae)
from the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean.
Journal of Molluscan Studies, 64: 355-386.


Kolb, A. & Wägele, H. (1998):
On the phylogeny of the Arminidae (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia, Nudibranchia) with considerations of biogeography.
Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 36: 53-64.

 

Abstracts


Weigand, A.M., Jochum, A., Slapnik, R., Prieto, C.E., Schnitzler, J., Zarza, E. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2012)
Evolution of subterranean microsnails (Carychiidae, Zospeum): Phylogeny and cryptic diversification. 
21. International Conference on Subterranean Biology (ICSB), Kosice, Slovakia.


Komericki, A. & Weigand, A.M. (2012)
DNA barcoding of genus Eupolybothrus (Chilopoda, Lithobiidae) from Dinaric Karst reveals unexpected cryptic diversity. 
21. International Conference on Subterranean Biology (ICSB), Kosice, Slovakia.


Zarza, E., Klussmann-Kolb, A., O'Hara, B. & Pfenninger, M. (2012)
Utility of age-constrained priors for phylogenetic hypothesis comparison: a new tool for biogeographic and paleoclimatic inferences.
1st Joint Congress on Evolutionary Biology, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.


Weigand, A.M., Jochum, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2012)
Housekeeping through the Carychiidae (Eupulmonata, Ellobioidea) - DNA barcoding scours the rust of species splitters, lumpers and synonomies. 
American Malacological Society 78th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, USA.


Weigand, A.M., Jochum, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2012)
Why DNA barcoding complements microgastropod taxonomy. 
Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik (GfBS), Bonn. Germany.


Malkowsky, Y. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
Time and tide wait for no man – Evolution and Phylogeny of European Pectinidae (Bivalvia) 
46th European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS), Ruđer Bošković Institute, Center for Marine Research; Rovinj, Croatia.


Götze, M.-C., Malkowsky, Y. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
3-D Reconstruction of eye morphology in Pectinidae 
46th European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS), Ruđer Bošković Institute, Center for Marine Research; Rovinj, Croatia.


Götze, M.-C., Kristof, A. & Malkowsky, Y. (2011)
As far as the eye can see – Comparative Histology ofEyes in Pectinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) 
2nd International Congress on Invertebrate Morphology (ICIM), Musuem of Comparative Zoology, Natural Histoty Museum Harvard
University; Boston, USA.


Jochum, A., Weigand, A. M., & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
Nicht nur Bären leben in Höhlen: Zospeum (Carychiidae) unter die Lupe genommen 
Tagung der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft (DMG), Hofgeismar.


Weigand, A. M., Jochum, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
Mikrogastropoden auf der Spur – Der Fall der Zwerghornschnecken (Pulmonata: Ellobioidea: Carychiidae) 
Tagung der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft (DMG), Hofgeismar.


Zarza, E., Malkowsky, Y., Weigand, A. M., Pfenninger, M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
Novel statistical approaches in inferring the impact of climate change on diversification 
BiK-F evaluation process, Frankfurt am Main.   |   P D F .


Schnitzler, J., Barraclough, T.G., Klussmann-Kolb, A., & Muellner, A.N. (2011)
Comparative analysis of niche evolution in the Cape Floristic Region 
BioSystematics 2011, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin.   |   P D F .


Malkowsky, Y. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
As time goes by – Evolution and Phylogeny of European Pectinidae (Bivalvia)
BioSystematics 2011, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin.   |   P D F .


Weigand, A. M., Simon, A., Pfenninger M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
Comparative phylogeography of two sympatric microsnail species (Pulmonata, Carychiidae) 
BioSystematics 2011, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin.   |   P D F .


Zarza, E. (2011)
Biological Diversification in the Cenozoic: The Role of climate dynamics revised 
BioSystematics 2011, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin.   |   P D F .


Jochum, A., Weigand, A. M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2011)
New horizons broaden for microsnail taxonomy – Barcoding the Carychiidae (Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Ellobioidea) 
BioSystematics 2011, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin.   |   P D F .


Zarza, E., Reynoso, V.H., Naranjo, E., Müller, J., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Pfenninger, M. (2011)
What do snails and iguanas have in common? Comparing phylogeographic patterns in the northern Neotropical lowlands 
5th International Conference of the International Biogeography Society; Crete, Greece.   |   P D F .


Zarza, E., Reynoso, V.H & Emerson, B.C. (2011)
Geographical discordance between the distribution of cytoplasmic and nuclear genetic variation in a secondary contact zone of the Mexican black iguana (Ctenosaura pectinata
5th International Conference of the International Biogeography Society; Crete, Greece.   |   P D F .


Jochum, A., Weigand, A.M., Slapnik, R. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
Zospeum: Luminaries of the dark – Barcoding highlights an old taxonomic conundrum besetting microsnails (Pulmonata, Ellobioidea, Carychiidae) 
Molluscan Forum, The Malacological Society of London; NHM London, Great Britain.  |   P D F .


Zarza, E., Klussmann-Kolb, A., Kruckenhauser, L., Haring, E., Drvotová, M., Juřičková, L., Petrusek, A., Dépraz, A. & Pfenninger, M. (2010)
Uncovering the link between diversification of hairy snails (Trochulus) and past climate change: a model selection approach 
Frontiers in Biodiversity: a Phylogenetic Perspective; Barcelona, Spain.   |   P D F .


Goebbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
What triggered opisthobranch evolution? – Insights from phylogeny, historical biogeography and character tracing
3rd International Workshop on Opisthobranchia; Vigo, Spain.   |   P D F .


Weigand, A. M., Jochum, A., Slapnik, R. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2010)
A 21st Century identity for an old snail condemned to darkness – BarcodingZospeum (Pulmonata, Ellobioidea, Carychiidae)
20th International Conference on Subterranean Biology (ICSB); Postojna, Slovenia.   |  P D F .


Dinapoli, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2009)
Inferring the phylogeny of the Heterobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) using phylogenetic tools that are dependent as well as independent of tree reconstruction
American Malacological Society 75th Annual Meeting; Ithaca, New York, USA.  |   P D F .


Weigand, A. M., Jochum, A., Nesselhauf, C., Pfenninger, M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2009)
Globetrotter ellobiid hitchhikes across the Atlantic – phylogeography of Carychium minimum (Pulmonata, Ellobioidea, Carychiidae)
American Malacological Society 75th Annual Meeting; Ithaca, New York, USA.  |   P D F .


Göbbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2009)
Out of Antarctica? 
New insights into the phylogeny and biogeography of the Pleurobranchomorpha (Mollusca, Gastropoda) 
American Malacological Society 75th Annual Meeting; Ithaca, New York, USA.  |   P D F .


Jochum, A., Nesselhauf, C., Weigand, A. M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2009)
Limelight shines on the troglobitic Cave Thorn: a comprehensive study focuses on America’s only subterranean ellobiid snail, Carychium stygium (Pulmonata, Ellobioidea, Carychiidae) 
American Malacological Society 75th Annual Meeting; Ithaca, New York, USA.  |   P D F .


Göbbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2009)
Out of Antarctica ?
New insights into the phylogeny and biogeography of the Pleurobranchomorpha (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia)
Celebrating Darwin: From the Origin of Species to Deep Metazoan Phylogeny; Humboldt-Universität, Berlin.  |   P D F .


Weigand, A. M., Dinapoli, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2009)
New Insights into an old Gene:
Prospects and Problems of 18S rDNA for Phylogenetic Analysis: Insights from Secondary Structures of Heterobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda)
Celebrating Darwin: From the Origin of Species to Deep Metazoan Phylogeny; Humboldt-Universität, Berlin.  |   P D F .


Jochum, A., Slapnik, R. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Troglobitic snails come out of the dark: A comprehensive study sheds new light on the genus Zospeum (Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Ellobioidea, Carychiidae)
5 th congress of the European Malacological Societies (CEMS); Ponta Delgada , São Miguel Island , Azores , Portugal.   |   P D F .


Dinapoli, A., Weigand, A. M. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Comparative analysis of 18S rRNA secondary structures of Heterobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda): phylogenetic signal and structural variability
5 th congress of the European Malacological Societies (CEMS); Ponta Delgada , São Miguel Island , Azores , Portugal.   |   P D F .


Dinapoli, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
The Heterobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) – Molecular phylogeny and evolution
101th annual meeting of the Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft (DZG); Friedrich Schiller University , Jena.   |   P D F .


Göbbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
New insights into the phylogeny of the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) with special focus on critical groups
101th annual meeting of the Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft (DZG); Friedrich Schiller University , Jena.   |   P D F .


Staubach, S. (2008)
The Nervous Connection - Opisthobranch cephalic sensory organs and their evolution
10. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Göttingen.   |   P D F .


Dinapoli, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Minute and misunderstood: The systematic position of Cima Chaster, 1896, GraphisJeffreys, 1867 and Larochella Powell, 1927 (Mollusca, Gastropoda)
10. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Göttingen.   |   P D F .


Schulze, C. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Occurrence and distribution of serotonin-like immunoreactivity in larval Haminoea japonica (Opisthobranchia, Cephalaspidea)
10. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Göttingen.   |   P D F .


Göbbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Basal or derived? - The phylogeny of the Acteonoidea (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia)
10. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Göttingen.   |   P D F .


Staubach, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
The evolution of the cephalic sensory organs within the Opisthobranchia
1st Congress on Invertebrate Morphology, Kopenhagen.   |   P D F .


Schulze, C. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2008)
Ontogenetic changes in musculature patterns of Haminoea japonica
1st Congress on Invertebrate Morphology, Kopenhagen.   |   P D F .


Joerger, K., Kristof, A., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Schroedl, M. (2008)
Keeping Nerves: Central Nervous System of the Interstitial Acochlidiid Parhedyle cryptophthalma (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia)
1st Congress on Invertebrate Morphology, Kopenhagen.   |   P D F .


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2007):
Current issues of the phylogeny and evolution of gastropods.
Friday Harbor Laboratories Centennial Symposium: Gastropod Neurosciences, Friday Harbor , USA.   |   P D F .


Wollesen, T., Wanninger, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A . (2007):
Ontogeny of FMRFamide-like and serotonergic neurons within the cephalic sensory organs of the model system gastropod Aplysia californica
Friday Harbor Laboratories Centennial Symposium: Gastropod Neurosciences, Friday Harbor , USA.   |   P D F .


Staubach, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2007)
Homologisation of the cephalic sensory organs in Opisthobranchia
Friday Harbor Laboratories Centennial Symposium: Gastropod Neurosciences, Friday Harbor , USA.   |   P D F .


Dinapoli, A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2007):
Towards a Molecular Phlyogeny of the Heterobranchia
9. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Wien.   |   P D F .


Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Albrecht, C. (2007):
New insights into the Phylogeny and Evolution of Euthyneura (Mollusca, Gastropoda)
9. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Wien.   |   P D F


Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Wägele, H. (2006):
Phylogeny of Opisthobranchia – still a matter of debate
2nd International Opisthobranch Workshop, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander König, Bonn.   |   P D F.


Dinapoli, A.; Franssen, S.; Naduvilezhath, L.; Tamer, C. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2006):
Utility of H3-Genesequences for phylogenetic reconstruction – a case study of heterobranch Gastropoda
2nd International Opisthobranch Workshop, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander König, Bonn.   |   P D F .


Faller, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2006):
Transmitter distribution in the cephalic sensory organs of Opisthobranchia
2nd International Opisthobranch Workshop, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander König, Bonn.   |   P D F .


Göbbeler, K. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2006):
Sensory elements among different Opisthobranchia (Gastropoda , Mollusca)
2nd International Opisthobranch Workshop, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander König, Bonn.   |   P D F .


Kristof , A. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2006):
Distribution of neurotransmitters in early developmental stages of Aeolidiella stephaniae Valdés, 2005 (Opisthobranchia , Nudibranchia) – preliminary results
2nd International Opisthobranch Workshop, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander König, Bonn.   |   P D F .


Staubach , S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A . (2006):
Cellular innervation patterns of the cephalic sensory organs in Opisthobranchia – a question of homology
2nd International Opisthobranch Workshop, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander König, Bonn.   |   P D F .


Wollesen, T. & Klussmann-Kolb, A . (2006):
The ontogeny of the cephalic sensory organs in Aplysia californica (Opisthobranchia , Anaspidea)
2nd International Opisthobranch Workshop, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander König, Bonn.    |   P D F .


Staubach , S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2006):
Comparative investigations of the cephalic sensory organs in Opisthobranchia
99. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft , Münster.   |   P D F .


Klussmann-Kolb, A., Staubach, S. und Croll, R. P. (2004):
Comparative study of the Cephalic Sensory Organs (CSOs) in the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda)
World Congress of Malacology, Perth, Australia.   |   P D F .


Wägele, H. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2004):
Towards and understanding of opisthobranch evolution
World Congress of Malacology, Perth, Australia.   |   P D F .


Clarke C. L., Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Brodie, G. D. (2004):
The interaction between radula morphology and feeding type in opisthobranch molluscs
World Congress of Malacology, Perth, Australia.   |   P D F .


Croll, R. P. , Staubauch, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2004):
FMRFamide-like immunoreactivity in the central nervous systems and periphery ofAplysia californica
World Congress of Malacology, Perth, Australia.   |   P D F .


Staubach, S. & Klussmann-Kolb, A.(2004):
Comparative study of the cephalic sensory organs in the Opisthobranchia – preliminary results
Molluscan Forum, Malacological Society, London, Great Britain.   |   P D F .


Klussmann-Kolb, A. & Croll, R P. (2003):
Immunoreactivity of the anterior sensory organs of Aplysia californica (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia, Anaspidea)
Verhandlungen Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft, Berlin.   |   P D F .


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2001):
Zur Phylogenie der Anaspidea (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia)
4. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Oldenburg.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2001):
Phylogeny of the Anaspidea (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia) - what do we know so far?
World Congress of Malacology, Wien, Austria.   |   P D F .


Brodie, G.D. & Klussmann-Kolb, A. (2000):
Symbiotic bacteria in the reproductive system of tropical nudibranchs. Molluscs 2000: Understanding Molluscan Biodiversity 
in our region into the 21st Century
University of Sydney, Australia.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (1999):
The evolution of the nidamental gland system of the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca, Gastropoda) with aspects of functional morphology
2nd International Workshop of Malacology, Menfi.   |   P D F .


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (1998):
Vergleichende histologische und ultrastrukturelle Untersuchungen der Nidamentaldrüsen und Eigelege von Opisthobranchiern (Gastropoda, Euthyneura)
Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Museum Koenig, Bonn.


Klussmann-Kolb, A. (1998):
New aspects of opisthobranch phylogeny (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia): comparative histological and ultrastructural studies of the nidamental glands and egg masses
World Congress of Malacology, Washington, D. C., USA.   |   P D F .


Kolb, A. (1997):
Comparative histology and ultrastructure of the egg clutches and female gland masses of some Opisthobranchia (Gastropoda, Euthyneura)
90. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft , Mainz.   |   P D F .

 

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