Oral Presentations of the Max Planck Research Group Insect Symbiosis

2014
1Biedermann P. Inzucht, Kinderarbeit, Ambrosia: Einblicke in Sozialverhalten und Pilzzucht heimischer Ambrosiakäfer. 23. Internationale Naturschutztagung "Zoologischer und botanischer Artenschutz in Mitteleuropa", Arbeitsgruppe Artenschutz Thüringen e.V., Bad Blankenburg, DE, Nov 2014
2Flórez Patino L.V. Outsourcing protective tasks? Bacteria-mediated defense in lagriid beetle eggs. Xth European Congress of Entomology (ECE), Royal Entomological Society, University of York, York, GB, Aug 2014
3Kaltenpoth M. A perfect drug deal: Evolution, ecology, and genomics of symbiont-mediated antibiotic defense in solitary wasps. Xth European Congress of Entomology (ECE), Royal Entomological Society, University of York, York, GB, Aug 2014 (invited)
4Kaltenpoth M. A perfect drug deal: Evolution, ecology, and genomics of symbiont-mediated antibiotic defense in solitary wasps. Status Symposium: The Evolution of German Evolutionary Biology, Volkswagen-Stiftung, Universität Potsdam, Hannover, DE, Jul 2014
5Kaltenpoth M. Symbiotic bacteria affect cuticular hydrocarbon profiles in tsetse flies (Glossina m. morsitans). 8th International Wolbachia Conference, University of Innsbruck, Molecular Ecology Group, Institute of Ecology, Innsbruck, AT, Jun 2014
6Biedermann P. Biology of bark and Ambrosia beetles. Life and Art Studies, USDA Forest Service, Asheville, NC, US, May 2014
7Biedermann P. Ambrosia beetle sociality and lab breeding. Bark & Ambrosia Beetle Academy, University of Florida, Gainsville, Florida, US, May 2014
8Flórez Patino L.V. Bacteria-mediated egg protection? Transmission and defensive function of symbiotic bacteria in lagriid beetles. MiCom 2014 - 4th International Student Conference on Microbial Communication, Jena School for Microbial Communication, Jena, DE, Apr 2014
9Kaltenpoth M. A perfect drug deal: Evolution, ecology, and genomics of symbiont-mediated antibiotic defense in solitary wasps. Fakultätskolloquium, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Biologisch-Pharmazeutische Fakultät, Jena, DE, Mar 2014 (invited)
10Salem H. The Elemental Value of Gut Symbionts to the Vitamin Metabolism of Firebugs. Keystone Symposium: Mechanisms and Consequences of Invertebrate-Microbe Interactions Interactions, Tahoe City, US, Jan 2014
2013
1Biedermann P. Ambrosia fungus diversity and its (potential) regulation. Seminar, Wageningen University, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen, NL, Nov 2013 (invited)
2Biedermann P. Cooperation under the bark: Symbioses & sociality in ambrosia beetles. Seminar, Wageningen University, Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen, NL, Nov 2013 (invited)
3Biedermann P. Wood-boring weevils as models for studying the evolution of intra- and interspecific cooperation. Ecological Seminar, Ökologisches Kolloquium, Universität Bremen, Bremen, DE, Oct 2013
4Biedermann P. Evolution of cooperation in ambrosia beetles. Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, BE, Aug 2013
5Kaltenpoth M. A perfect drug deal: Evolution of symbiont-mediated antibiotic defense in solitary wasps. FEMS 2013 - 5th Congress of European Microbiologists, Federation of European Microbiological Societies, Leipzig, DE, Jul 2013
6Biedermann P. Microbial symbionts and their functions in fungus farming weevils. 18th DZG graduate meeting „Evolutionary Biology“, Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2013
7Salem H. Detailing the symbiotic contributions of Actinobacteria towards firebugs. 18th DZG graduate meeting „Evolutionary Biology“, Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2013
8Biedermann P. The evolution of cooperation in ambrosia beetles. Entomologentagung 2013, Deutsche Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2013
9Biedermann P. Studien über die Evolution von Kooperation bei Ambrosiakäfern (Curculionidae; Scolytinae) – Evolution of Cooperation in Ambrosia Beetles. ÖEG - Kolloquium 2013, Österreichische Entomologische Gesellschaft, Universität Innsbruck, Institut für Ökologie, Innsbruck, AT, Mar 2013
10Biedermann P., Kaltenpoth M. Assoziierte Mikroorganismen und ihre Funktion für Pilze züchtende Ambrosiakäfer (Scolytinae). ÖEG - Kolloquium 2013, Österreichische Entomologische Gesellschaft, Universität Innsbruck, Institut für Ökologie, Innsbruck, AT, Mar 2013
11Kaltenpoth M. Actinobacteria as essential nutritional symbionts in pyrrhocorid bugs. Jahrestagung der Vereinigung für Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie (VAAM) zusammen mit der Koninklijke Nederlandse Vereniging voor Microbiologie (KNVM), Vereinigung für Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie (VAAM), Bremen, DE, Mar 2013
12Kaltenpoth M. Chemische Ökologie und Evolution der Symbionten-produzierten antimikrobiellen Verteidigung von Bienenwölfen. 25. Irseer Naturstofftage, DECHEMA e.V., Irsee, DE, Feb 2013
13Biedermann P. Divergent experimental selection for philopatry and dispersal affects the evolution of cooperative breeding in primitively eusocial ambrosia beetles. biology13, Universität Basel, Zoologisches Institut - Evolutionary Biology, Basel, CH, Feb 2013
2012
1Kaltenpoth M. The chemical ecology of symbiotic interactions with microorganisms. Frontiers of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Dec 2012
2Engl T. The current status of 65 million years of symbiotic evolution. MiCom 2012 - 3rd International Student Conference on Microbial Communication, Jena School for Microbial Communication, Jena, DE, Nov 2012
3Salem H. Actinobacteria as essential symbionts for a cosmopolitan cotton pest. International Symposium "Ethomics: Asking the Organism in the Genomics Era", Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2012
4Kaltenpoth M. Evolution of symbiont-mediated antibiotic defense in solitary wasps. XXIV. International Congress of Entomology - "New Era in Entomology", The Entomological Society of South Korea, Daegu, KR, Aug 2012
5Kaltenpoth M. Defensive mutualisms and diffuse host-symbiont co-evolution in Hymenoptera. XXIV. International Congress of Entomology - "New Era in Entomology", The Entomological Society of South Korea, Daegu, KR, Aug 2012
6Köhler S. Joining forces in defense: Production dynamics and ecology of symbiont-produced antibiotics reveal long term antimicrobial protection for wasp offspring. XXIV. International Congress of Entomology - "New Era in Entomology", The Entomological Society of South Korea, Daegu, KR, Aug 2012
7Sudakaran S. Evolution of distinct symbiotic microbiota in bugs of the Pyrrhocoridae family (Hemiptera). 14th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME14) - The Power of the Small, Copenhagen, DK, Aug 2012
8Kaltenpoth M. Host-microbiota co-evolution and the importance of Actinobacteria as nutritional symbionts in pyrrhocorid bugs. 7th International Symbiosis Society Congress, International Symbiosis Society, Kraków, PL, Jul 2012
9Salem H. Actinobacteria as essential symbionts for a cosmopolitan cotton pest. 1st Joint Congress on Evolutionary Biology, ASN, CSEE, ESEB, SSE, SSB, Ottawa, CA, Jul 2012
10Kaltenpoth M. A perfect drug deal: how symbiotic bacteria can protect insects against pathogens. Max Planck LeadNet Meeting, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Berlin, DE, May 2012 (invited)
11Kaltenpoth M. The Brotherhood of the Wolf: Symbionts provide antimicrobial combination prophylaxis to beewolf wasps. Seminar Gewässerökologie, Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Dübendorf, CH, Mar 2012 (invited)
12Kaltenpoth M. The Brotherhood of the Wolf: Symbionts Provide Antimicrobial Combination Prophylaxis to Beewolf Wasps. CRC Geobiology Lecture Series, Courant Research Centre Geobiology, Universität Göttingen Email: mhesse3@uni-goettingen.de Courant Research Centre Geobiology, University of Goettingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2012 (invited)
13Kaltenpoth M. The Brotherhood of the Wolf: Symbionts Provide Antimicrobial Combination Prophylaxis to Beewolf Wasps. IBED Seminar Series, Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL, Feb 2012 (invited)
2011
1Kaltenpoth M. Chemical ecology and evolution of symbiont-mediated defense in beewolves. The Future of Chemistry in Chemical Ecology, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Schloss Ringberg, Kreuth, DE, Nov 2011
2Kaltenpoth M. Evolution and chemical ecology of insect-Actinobacteria symbioses. Seminar Series in Ecology and Evolution, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, DK, Oct 2011 (invited)
3Sudakaran S. Bugs in bugs – Bacterial community in Pyrrhocoris apterus. Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, DE, Oct 2011
4Kaltenpoth M. Coevolution between microbes and insect behaviour – defensive symbionts in beewolf antennae. Spring Conference 2011, Society for General Microbiology (SGM), Harrogate, GB, Apr 2011 (invited)
5Kaltenpoth M. Teaming up in Defense: Evolution and Chemical Ecology of a Protective Insect-Bacteria Symbiosis. Seminar, Institute of Science and Technology Austria, Klosterneuburg, AT, Mar 2011 (invited)
2010
1Kaltenpoth M. Evolution and chemical ecology of insect-bacteria symbioses. Max Planck LeadNet Meeting Host-microbe interactions, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, DE, Nov 2010
2Kaltenpoth M. Teaming up in defense: Symbionts provide antibiotic combination prophylaxis to wasp larvae. XVI International Congress - IUSSI 2010, International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI), Copenhagen, DK, Aug 2010
3Kroiß J. Teaming up in defence: Symbiotic Streptomyces provide antimicrobial combination prophylaxis for wasp offspring. 26th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Tours, FR, Aug 2010
4Kaltenpoth M. Teaming up in Defense: Evolution and Chemical Ecology of a Protective Insect-Bacteria Symbiosis. Seminar Series in Molecular, Cellular, and Environmental Microbiology, MPI for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, DE, Jul 2010 (invited)
5Kaltenpoth M. Actinobacteria as mutualists: general healthcare for insects? Workshop: Evolution and Diversity of Symbioses of Arthropods, COST Action FA0701 "Arthropod Symbioses: from fundamental studies to pest and disease management", Bad Bevensen, DE, Jul 2010 (invited)
6Kaltenpoth M. Teaming up for defense: Evolution and chemical ecology of a protective insect-bacteria symbiosis. Lecture, University of Bern, Ethological Station Hasli (Zoological Institute), Bern, CH, Apr 2010 (invited)
2009
1Kaltenpoth M. Life within insect antennae: Symbiotic bacteria protect wasp larvae against fungal infestation. Max Planck Research Group Leader Retreat Schloss Ringberg, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Rottach-Egern, DE, Nov 2009
2Kaltenpoth M., Strohm E. Population dynamics and evolutionary history of a defensive insect-bacteria symbiosis. 102. Jahresversammlung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft, Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft (DZG), Regensburg, DE, Sep 2009
3Kaltenpoth M. Population Dynamics and Evolutionary History of a Defensive Insect-Bacteria Symbiosis. 6th ISS Congress, International Symbiosis Society, University of Wisconsin-Madison Symbiosis Cluster, Madison, Wisconsin, US, Aug 2009