GfBS Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik

Organisms Diversity & Evolution

Volume 16, Issue 4

Inhalte - December 2016

Taxonomics—next-generation taxonomists
Ana Sofia P. S. Reboleira, Henrik Enghoff
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0287-1

Unresolved questions in genitalia coevolution: bridging taxonomy, speciation, and developmental genetics
Amir Yassin
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0286-2 

The phylogenetic system of primates—character evolution in the light of a consolidated tree
Holger Herlyn
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0279-1

Multiple, solid evidence support that Austropotamobius italicus is not native to Spain
Miguel Clavero, Alejandro Centeno-Cuadros
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0296-0 

The white-clawed crayfish in Spain—reply to Clavero and Centeno-Cuadros
B. Matallanas, M. D. Ochando, F. Alonso, C. Callejas
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0300-8

Again on the meaning of categorial ranks in modern evolutionary biology?
Markus Lambertz, Steven F. Perry
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0295-1

A phylogeny of Cephaloziaceae (Jungermanniopsida) based on nuclear and chloroplast DNA markers
Kathrin Feldberg, Jiří Váňa, Johanna Krusche, Juliane Kretschmann, Simon D. F. Patzak, Oscar A. Pérez-Escobar, Nicole R. Rudolf, Nathan Seefelder, Alfons Schäfer-Verwimp, David G. Long, Harald Schneider, Jochen Heinrichs
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0284-4

Integrative analysis of the West African Ceraceosorus africanus sp. nov. provides insights into the diversity, biogeography, and evolution of the enigmatic Ceraceosorales (Fungi: Ustilaginomycotina)
Marcin Piątek, Kai Riess, Dariusz Karasiński, Nourou S. Yorou, Matthias Lutz
Open Access - whole article via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0285-3

Towards resolving the double classification in Erythraeus (Actinotrichida: Erythraeidae): matching larvae with adults using 28S sequence data and experimental rearing
Jeanette Stålstedt, Andreas Wohltmann, Johannes Bergsten, Joanna Mąkol
Open Access - doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0283-5

Species radiation in the Alps: multiple range shifts caused diversification in Ringlet butterflies in the European high mountains
Thomas Schmitt, Dirk Louy, Edineia Zimmermann, Jan Christian Habel
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0282-6

Genetic structure of Parnassius mnemosyne (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae) populations in the Carpathian Basin
Katalin Pecsenye, János P. Tóth, Judit Bereczki, Noémi Szolnoki, Zoltán Varga
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0281-7

Does size matter for horny beetles? A geometric morphometric analysis of interspecific and intersexual size and shape variation in Colophon haughtoni Barnard, 1929, and C. kawaii Mizukami, 1997 (Coleoptera: Lucanidae)
Thea Eldred, Carlo Meloro, Clarke Scholtz, Declan Murphy, Katie Fincken, Matt Hayward
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0289-z

Testing heterogeneous base composition as potential cause for conflicting phylogenetic signal between mitochondrial and nuclear DNA in the land snail genus Theba Risso 1826 (Gastropoda: Stylommatophora: Helicoidea)
Andre Böckers, Carola Greve, Rainer Hutterer, Bernhard Misof, Martin Haase
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0288-0

Erratum to: Biogeography, cryptic diversity, and queen dimorphism evolution of the Neotropical ant genus Ectatomma Smith, 1858 (Formicidae, Ectatomminae)
Alejandro Nettel-Hernanz, Jean-Paul Lachaud, Dominique Fresneau, Román A. López-Muñoz, Chantal Poteaux
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0302-6

Volume 16, Issue 3

Inhalte - September 2016

The meaning of categorical ranks in evolutionary biology
Gonzalo Giribet, Gustavo Hormiga, Gregory D. Edgecombe
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0263-9

Variability on microevolutionary and macroevolutionary scales: a review on patterns of morphological variation in Cnidaria Medusozoa
Amanda F. Cunha, Maximiliano M. Maronna, Antonio C. Marques
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0276-4

Dispelling five myths about hypothesis testing in biological systematics
Kirk Fitzhugh
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0274-6

Examining the sensitivity of molecular species delimitations to the choice of mitochondrial marker
Andrew M. Ritchie, Nathan Lo, Simon Y. W. Ho
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0275-5

A phylogeny of Lophocoleaceae-Plagiochilaceae-Brevianthaceae and a revised classification of Plagiochilaceae
Simon D. F. Patzak, Matt A. M. Renner, Alfons Schäfer-Verwimp, Kathrin Feldberg, Margaret M. Heslewood, Denilson F. Peralta, Aline Matos de Souza, Harald Schneider, Jochen Heinrichs
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-015-0258-y

Evaluation of traditionally circumscribed species in the lichen-forming genus Usnea, section Usnea (Parmeliaceae, Ascomycota) using a six-locus dataset
Kristiina Mark, Lauri Saag, Steven D. Leavitt, Susan Will-Wolf, Matthew P. Nelsen, Tiiu Tõrra, Andres Saag, Tiina Randlane, H. Thorsten Lumbsch
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0273-7 

The female reproductive tract of Grallipeza sp. A (Diptera: Micropezidae)—large ventral receptacle substitutes for spermathecae convergently in small and widely separated dipteran clades
Marion Kotrba
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0267-5 

Update of genetic information for the white-clawed crayfish in Spain, with new insights into its population genetics and origin
B. Matallanas, M. D. Ochando, F. Alonso, C. Callejas
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0268-4

Evolution of hyperflexible joints in sticky prey capture appendages of harvestmen (Arachnida, Opiliones)
Jonas O. Wolff, Jochen Martens, Axel L. Schönhofer, Stanislav N. Gorb
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0278-2

Ultrastructural differences in presumed photoreceptive organs and molecular data as a means for species discrimination in Polygordius (Annelida, Protodriliformia, Polygordiidae)
Christine Lehmacher, Patricia A. Ramey-Balci, Lena I. Wolff, Dieter Fiege, Günter Purschke
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0272-8

Towards a sound definition of Skeneidae (Mollusca, Vetigastropoda): 3D interactive anatomy of the type species, Skenea serpuloides (Montagu, 1808) and comments on related taxa
Gerhard Haszprunar, Thomas Kunze, Martin Brückner, Martin Heß
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-015-0260-4

Who lives where? Molecular and morphometric analyses clarify which Unio species (Unionida, Mollusca) inhabit the southwestern Palearctic
Elsa Froufe, Duarte V. Gonçalves, Amílcar Teixeira, Ronaldo Sousa, Simone Varandas, Mohamed Ghamizi, Alexandra Zieritz, Manuel Lopes-Lima
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0262-x

Lost in a taxonomic Bermuda Triangle: comparative 3D-microanatomy of cryptic mesopsammic Solenogastres (Mollusca)
Franziska S. Bergmeier, Gerhard Haszprunar, Christiane Todt, Katharina M. Jörger
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0266-6

Phylogeny and evolution of body mass in didelphid marsupials (Marsupialia: Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae)
Lucila I. Amador, Norberto P. Giannini
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-015-0259-x

Molecular data in conjunction with morphology help resolve the Hemidactylus brookii complex (Squamata: Gekkonidae)
Aparna Lajmi, Varad B. Giri, K. Praveen Karanth
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0271-9

Volume 16, Issue 2

Contents - June 2016

Special - The new animal phylogeny: The first 20 years

Editorial: Twenty years into the “new animal phylogeny” - Changes and challenges
Andreas Wanninger
Open Access - doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0277-3
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Review: How our view of animal phylogeny was reshaped by molecular approaches: lessons learned
Kenneth M. Halanych
Abstract via doi 10.1007/s13127-016-0264-8

Review: On 20 years of Lophotrochozoa
Kevin M. Kocot
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-015-0261-3

Review: Current status of annelid phylogeny
Anne Weigert , Christoph Bleidorn
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0265-7

Review: Review of data for a morphological look on Xenacoelomorpha (Bilateria incertae sedis)
Gerhard Haszprunar
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-015-0249-z 

Review: Acoelomorpha: earliest branching bilaterians or deuterostomes?
Iñaki Ruiz-Trillo, Jordi Paps
Open Access - doi: 10.1007/s13127-015-0239-1
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Review: The phylogeny, evolutionary developmental biology, and paleobiology of the Deuterostomia: 25 years of new techniques, new discoveries, and new ideas
Kevin J. Peterson , Douglas J. Eernisse
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-016-0270-x

Review: New animal phylogeny: future challenges for animal phylogeny in the age of phylogenomics
Gonzalo Giribet
Abstract via doi: 10.1007/s13127-015-0236-4

Volume 16, Issue 1

Inhalte - March 2016

The application of “-omics” technologies for the classification and identification of animals
Michael J. Raupach, Rudolf Amann, Quentin D. Wheeler, Christian Roos
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Molecular and morphological evidence for an intercontinental range of the liverwort Lejeunea pulchriflora (Marchantiophyta: Lejeuneaceae)
Gaik Ee Lee, Julia Bechteler, Tamás Pócs, Alfons Schäfer-Verwimp, Jochen Heinrichs
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From glacial refugia to wide distribution range: demographic expansion of Loropetalum chinense (Hamamelidaceae) in Chinese subtropical evergreen broadleaved forest
Wei Gong, Wanzhen Liu, Lei Gu, Shingo Kaneko, Marcus A. Koch , Dianxiang Zhang
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Phylogeography of three closely related myrmecophytic pioneer tree species in SE Asia: implications for species delimitation
Brigitte Fiala, Ferry Slik, Kurt Weising, Ulrich Maschwitz, Maryati Mohamed, Jamsari, Daniela Guicking
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A short LSU rRNA fragment as a standard marker for integrative taxonomy in calcareous sponges (Porifera: Calcarea)
Oliver Voigt, Gert Wörheide
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The structure of the muscular and nervous systems of the female Intoshia linei (Orthonectida)
George S. Slyusarev , Viktor V. Starunov
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Interrelationships of Nemertodermatida
Inga Meyer-Wachsmuth, Ulf Jondelius
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The plastic nervous system of Nemertodermatida
Olga I. Raikova, Inga Meyer-Wachsmuth , Ulf Jondelius
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Chaetal type diversity increases during evolution of Eunicida (Annelida)
Ekin Tilic, Thomas Bartolomaeus, Greg W. Rouse
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Pseudamnicola Paulucci, 1878 (Caenogastropoda: Truncatelloidea) from the Aegean Islands: a long or short story?
Magdalena Szarowska, Artur Osikowski, Sebastian Hofman, Andrzej Falniowski
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Comparative morphology and phylogenetic significance of Gregory’s diverticulum in sand dollars (Echinoidea: Clypeasteroida)
Alexander Ziegler, Jennifer Lenihan, Louis G. Zachos, Cornelius Faber, Rich Mooi
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Phylogeography of the harvestman genus Metasiro (Arthropoda, Arachnida, Opiliones) reveals a potential solution to the Pangean paradox
Ronald M. Clouse, Prashant P. Sharma, Jessie C. Stuart, Lloyd R. Davis, Gonzalo Giribet, Sarah L. Boyer, Ward C. Wheeler
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First comprehensive multi-tissue transcriptome of Cherax quadricarinatus (Decapoda: Parastacidae) reveals unexpected diversity of endogenous cellulase
Mun Hua Tan, Han Ming Gan, Huan You Gan, Yin Peng Lee, Larry J. Croft, Mark B. Schultz, Adam D. Miller, Christopher M. Austin
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A study of common scorpionfly (Mecoptera: Panorpidae) visual systems reveals the expression of a single opsin
Katie F. Manwaring, Michael F. Whiting, Edward Wilcox, Seth M. Bybee
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Topography and climatic fluctuations boosting speciation: biogeography and a molecular phylogeny of the East African genera Afroanthracites Hemp & Ingrisch and Afroagraecia Ingrisch & Hemp (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae, Conocephalinae, Agraeciini)
Claudia Hemp, Beata Grzywacz, Elżbieta Warchałowska-Śliwa, Andreas Hemp
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The steps towards an inconspicuous vein fusion documented in Stenosmylinae forewings (Neuroptera: Osmylidae)
Guillaume Cousin, Olivier Béthoux
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Hybosorus ocampoi: the first hybosorid from the Cretaceous Myanmar amber (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea)
Ming Bai, Weiwei Zhang, Dong Ren, Chungkun Shih, Xingke Yang
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The homology of cephalic muscles and endoskeletal elements between Diplura and Ectognatha (Insecta)
Alexander Blanke, Ryuichiro Machida
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Distributional modeling of Mantophasmatodea (Insecta: Notoptera): a preliminary application and the need for future sampling
Daniel P. Silva , Zander A. Spigoloni, Lucas M. Camargos, André Felipe Alves de Andrade, Paulo De MarcoJr., Michael S. Engel
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Background noise as a selective pressure: stream-breeding anurans call at higher frequencies
David Lucas Röhr, Gustavo Brant Paterno, Felipe Camurugi, Flora Acuña Juncá, Adrian Antonio Garda
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Phylogenetic relationships of Isospora, Lankesterella, and Caryospora species (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) infecting lizards
Rodrigo Megía-Palma, Javier Martínez, Intissar Nasri, José Javier Cuervo, José Martín, Iván Acevedo, Josabel Belliure, Jesús Ortega, Roberto García-Roa, Slaheddine Selmi, Santiago Merino
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Resurrection of the Comoran fish scale gecko Geckolepis humbloti Vaillant, 1887 reveals a disjunct distribution caused by natural overseas dispersal
Oliver Hawlitschek, Mark D. Scherz, Nicolas Straube, Frank Glaw
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Functional morphology of the cave bear (Ursus spelaeus) mandible: a 3D geometric morphometric analysis
Anneke H. van Heteren, Ann MacLarnon, Christophe Soligo, Todd C. Rae
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