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Dr. Astrid T. Groot

   Department of Entomology
   Chemical Communication
 Phone:+49 (0)3641 57 1570Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
 Fax:+49 (0)3641 57 1502Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
  emailD-07745 Jena

  Research    CV   Publications   Presentations    Awards    to staff list 
2014
1Barthel, A., Kopka, I., Vogel, H., Zipfel, P., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2014). Immune defence strategies of generalist and specialist insect herbivores. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 281: 1788. 1788. doi:10.1098/rspb.2014.0897. [HEC275] pubman
2Groot, A. T., Schöfl, G., Inglis, O., Donnerhacke, S., Claßen, A., Schmaltz, A., Santangelo, R. G., Emerson, J., Gould, F., Schal, C., Heckel, D. G. (2014). Within-population variability in a moth sex pheromone blend: genetic basis and behavioural consequences. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 281: 20133054. doi:10.1098/rspb.2013.3054. [HEC265] pubman
3Karpinski, A., Hänniger, S., Schöfl, G., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2014). Host plant specialization in the generalist moth Heliothis virescens and the role of egg imprinting. Evolutionary Ecology. doi:10.1007/s10682-014-9723-x. [HEC281] pubman
4Unbehend, M., Hänniger, S., Vásquez, G. M., Juárez, M. L., Reisig, D., McNeil, J. N., Meagher, R. L., Jenkins, D. A., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2014). Geographic variation in sexual attraction of Spodoptera frugiperda corn- and rice-strain males to pheromone lures. PLoS One, 9(2): e89255. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089255. [HEC267] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
2013
1Groot, A. T., Staudacher, H., Barthel, A., Inglis, O., Schöfl, G., Santangelo, R. G., Gebauer-Jung, S., Vogel, H., Emerson, J., Schal, C., Heckel, D. G., Gould, F. (2013). One quantitative trait locus for intra- and interspecific variation in a sex pheromone. Molecular Ecology, 22(4), 1065-1080. doi:10.1111/mec.12171. [HEC238] pubman
2Unbehend, M., Hänniger, S., Meagher, R. L., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2013). Pheromonal divergence between two strains of Spodoptera frugiperda. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 39, 364-376. doi:10.1007/s10886-013-0263-6. [HEC241] pubman
2012
1Hagström, A. K., Liénard, M. A., Groot, A. T., Hedenström, E., Löfstedt, C. (2012). Semi–selective fatty acyl reductases from four heliothine moths influence the specific pheromone composition. PLoS One, 7(5): e37230. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0037230. [HEC221] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
2Juárez, M. L., Murúa, M. G., García, M. G., Ontivero, M., Vera, M. T., Vilardi, J. C., Groot, A. T., Castagnaro, A. P., Gastaminza, G., Willink, E. (2012). Host association of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) corn and rice strains in Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay. Journal of Economic Entomology, 105(2), 573-582. doi:10.1603/EC11184. [HEC223] pubman
3Przybylowicz, T., Roessingh, P., Groot, A. T., Biesmeijer, K., Oostermeijer, G., Chittka, L., Gravendeel, B. (2012). Possible chemical mimicry of the European lady’s slipper orchid (Cypripedium calceolus). Contributions to Zoology, 81(2), 103-110. [HEC224] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
2011
1Groot, A. T., Classen, A., Inglis, O., Blanco, C., Lopez, J. J., Teran Vargas, A., Schal, C., Heckel, D. G., Schoefl, G. (2011). Genetic differentiation across North America in the generalist moth Heliothis virescens and the specialist H. subflexa. Molecular Ecology, 20, 2676-2692. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05129.x. [HEC186] pubman
2Henniges-Janssen, K., Reineke, A., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2011). Complex inheritance of larval adaptation in Plutella xylostella to a novel host plant. Heredity, 107(5), 421-432. doi:10.1038/hdy.2011.27. [HEC184] pubman
3Henniges-Janssen, K., Schöfl, G., Reineke, A., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2011). Oviposition of diamondback moth in the presence and absence of a novel host plant. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 101, 99-105. [HEC155] pubman
4Schöfl, G., Dill, A., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2011). Allochronic separation vs. mate-choice: nonrandom patterns of mating between fall armyworm host-strains. American Naturalist, 177(4), 470-485. doi:10.1086/658904. [HEC175] pubman
5Terenius, O., Papanicolaou, A., Garbutt, J. S., Eleftherianos, I., Huvenne, H., Kanginakudru, S., Albrechtsen, M., An, C., Aymeric, J.-L., Barthel, A., Bebas, P., Bitram, K., Bravo, A., Chevalier, F., Collinge, D. P., Crava, C. M., de Maagd, R. A., Duvic, B., Erlandson, M., Faye, I., Felfoldi, G., Fujiwara, H., Futahashi, R., Gandhe, A. S., Gatehouse, H. S., Gatehouse, L. N., Giebultowicz, J. M., Gomez, I., Grimmelikhuijzen, C. J. P., Groot, A. T., Hauser, F., Heckel, D. G., Hegedus, D. D., Hrycaj, S., Huang, L., Hull, J., Iatrou, K., Iga, M., Kanost, M. R., Kotwica, J., Li, C., Li, J., Liu, J., Lundmark, M., Matsumoto, S., Meyering-Vos, M., Millichap, P. J., Monteiro, A., Mrinal, N., Niimi, T., Nowara, D., Ohnishi, A., Oostra, V., Ozaki, K., Papakonstantinou, M., Popadic, A., Rajam, M. V., Saenko, S., Simpson, R. M., Sobero, M., Strand, M. R., Tomita, S., Toprak, U., Wang, P., Wee, C. W., Whyard, S., Zhang, W., Nagaraju, J., ffrench-Constant, R. H., Herrero, S., Gordon, K., Swevers, L., Smagghe, G. (2011). RNA interference in Lepidoptera: An overview of successful and unsuccessful studies and implications for experimental design. Journal of Insect Physiology, 57, 231-245. doi:10.1016/j.jinsphys.2010.11.006. [HEC177] pubman
2010
1Blanco, C. A., Gould, F., Groot, A. T., Abel, C. A., Hernandez, G., Perera, O. P., Teran-Vargas, A. P. (2010). Offspring from sequential matings between Bacillus thuringiensis-resistant and Bacillus thuringiensis-susceptible Heliothis virescens moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of Economic Entomology, 103(3), 861-868. [HEC172] pubman
2Gould, F., Estocka, M., Hillier, N. K., Powell, B., Groot, A. T., Ward, C. M., Emerson, J. L., Schal, C., Vickers, N. J. (2010). Sexual isolation of male moths explained by a single pheromone response QTL containing four receptor genes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 107, 8660-8665. doi:10.1073/pnas.0910945107. [HEC161] pubman
3Groot, A. T., Blanco, C. A., Claßen, A., Inglis, O., Santangelo, R. G., Lopez, J., Heckel, D. G., Schal, C. (2010). Variation in sexual communication of the tobacco budworm, Heliothis virescens. Southwestern Entomologist, 35, 367-372. doi:10.3958/059.035.0317. [HEC171] pubman
4Groot, A. T., Claßen, A., Staudacher, H., Schal, C., Heckel, D. G. (2010). Phenotypic plasticity in sexual communication signal of a noctuid moth. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 23, 2731-2738. doi:10.1111/j.1420-9101.2010.02124.x. [HEC170] pubman
5Groot, A. T., Marr, M., Heckel, D. G., Schöfl, G. (2010). The roles and interactions of reproductive isolation mechanisms in fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) host strains. Ecological Entomology, 35, 105-118. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2311.2009.01138.x. [HEC140] pubman
6Lassance, J. M., Groot, A. T., Liénard, M. A., Binu, A., Borgwardt, C., Andersson, F., Hedenström, E., Heckel, D. G., Löfstedt, C. (2010). Allelic variation in a fatty-acyl reductase gene causes divergence in moth sex pheromones. Nature, 466, 486-489. doi:10.1038/nature09058. [HEC164] pubman
7Olsson, S., Kesevan, S., Groot, A. T., Dekker, T., Heckel, D. G., Hansson, B. S. (2010). Ostrinia revisited: Evidence for sex linkage in European Corn Borer Ostrinia nubilalis (Hubner) pheromone reception. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 10: 285. doi:10.1186/1471-2148-10-285. [HAN100] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
8Vogel, H., Heidel, A., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2010). Transcriptome analysis of the sex pheromone gland of the noctuid moth Heliothis virescens. BMC Genomics, 11, 29. doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-29. [HEC081] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
2009
1Blanco, C. A., Andow, D. A., Abel, C. A., Sumerford, D. V., Hernandez, G., Lopez, J. D., Adams, L., Groot, A. T., Leonard, R., Parker, R., Payne, G., Pereira, O. P., Teran-Vargas, A. P., Azuara-Dominguez, A. (2009). Bacillus thuringiensis CryAc resistance frequency in Tobacco Budworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of Economic Entomology, 102(1), 381-387. [HEC108] pubman
2Blanco, C. A., Rojas, M. G., Groot, A. T., Morales-Ramos, J., Abel, C. A. (2009). Size and chemical composition of Heliothis virescens (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) spermatophores. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 102(4), 629-637. [HEC122] pubman
3Gould, F., Groot, A. T., Vasquez, G. M., Schal, C. (2009). Sexual communication in Lepidoptera: a need for wedding genetics, biochemistry, and molecular biology. In M. Goldsmith, F. Marec (Eds.), Molecular biology and genetics of the Lepidoptera (pp. 169-194). Boca Raton: CRC Press. [HEC047] pubman
4Groot, A. T., Estock, M., Horovitz, J., Hamilton, J., Santangelo, R., Schal, C., Gould, F. (2009). QTL analysis of sex pheromone blend differences between two closely related moths: insights into divergence in biosynthetic pathways. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 39, 568-577. doi:10.1016/j.ibmb.2009.05.002. [HEC120] pubman
5Groot, A. T., Inglis, O., Bowdridge, S., Santangelo, R. G., Blanco, C., Lopez Jr, J., Teran-Vargas, A., Gould, F., Schal, C. (2009). Geographic and temporal variation in moth chemical communication. Evolution, 63, 1987-2003. doi:10.1111/j.1558-5646.2009.00702.x. [HEC119] pubman
6Schöfl, G., Heckel, D. G., Groot, A. T. (2009). Time-shifted reproductive behaviours among fall armyworm (Noctuidae: Spodoptera frugiperda) host strains: evidence for differing modes of inheritance. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 22, 1447-1459. doi:10.1111/j.1420-9101.2009.01759.x. [HEC118] pubman
2008
1Blanco, C., Perera, O. P., Groot, A. T., Hernandez, G., Teran-Vargas, A. P. (2008). Paternity allocation in a mutant Heliothis virescens colony. Southwestern Entomologist, 33(4), 253-263. [HEC107] pubman
2Groot, A. T., Marr, M., Schöfl, G., Lorenz, S., Svatos, A., Heckel, D. G. (2008). Host strain specific sex pheromone variation in Spodoptera frugiperda. Frontiers in Zoology, 5, 20. doi:10.1186/1742-9994-5-20. [HEC106] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman