Poster Presentations of the Max Planck Research Group Insect Symbiosis

2014
1Nuotclà J.A.*, Biedermann P., Taborsky M. (2014). Defence against pathogenic fungi in the Ambrosia beetle Xyleborinus saxesenii. Poster presented at VII Conference on Behavioural Biology (ECBB), Committee of European Societies for Behavioural Biology (CESBB), Czech University of Life Sciences, Prague, CZ
2Vogel H.*, Kaltenpoth M., Engl T., Weiss B., Steiger S., Heckel D.G., Vilcinskas A. (2014). Immunity, digestion, and resource defense in carrion beetles: Host-microbiota collaboration and task partitioning. Poster presented at Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL
3Dietel A.K.*, Kaltenpoth M., Kost C. (2014). Pleasant guests restrain – Can selective advantages explain the AT-bias of endosymbiotic genomes? Poster presented at MiCom 2014 - 4th International Student Conference on Microbial Communication, Jena School for Microbial Communication, Jena, DE
4Biedermann P., Kaltenpoth M. (2014). Farmers under the bark: The fungal symbioses of wood-boring beetles. Poster presented at ÖEG - Kolloquium 2014, Österreichischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft, Naturkundemuseum des Universalmuseums Joanneum, Graz, AT
5Berasategui A.*, Schmitt T., Niehuis O., Schmidt A., Gershenzon J., Kaltenpoth M. (2014). Evidence for horizontal transfer of Wolbachia in hymenopteran host-parasitoid interactions. Poster presented at Keystone Symposium: Mechanisms and Consequences of Invertebrate-Microbe Interactions Interactions, Tahoe City, US
2013
1Flórez Patino L.V.*, Kaltenpoth M. (2013). Evolving as allies? Ecology and Evolution of the symbiosis between Burkholderia bacteria and tenebrionid beetles (Lagria spp.). Poster presented at 14th Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Lisbon, PT
2Nechitaylo T. (2013). Genome sequence of the defensive beewolf symbiont ´Ca. Streptomyces philanti´ reveals piericidin biosynthesis cluster. Poster presented at FEMS 2013 - 5th Congress of European Microbiologists, Federation of European Microbiological Societies, Leipzig, DE
3Biedermann P.*, Taborsky M., Kaltenpoth M. (2013). Wood-boring weevils as models for studying the evolution of intra- and interspecific cooperation. Poster presented at New Model Systems for Linking Evolution and Ecology, European Molecular Biology Laboratory EMBL, Heidelberg, DE
4Flórez Patino L.V. (2013). Burkholderia as insect endosymbionts: the fully equipped bacterial partners of Lagria hirta tenebrionid beetles. Poster presented at 18th DZG graduate meeting „Evolutionary Biology“, Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft, Göttingen, DE
5Nuotclà J.A.*, Biedermann P., Taborsky M. (2013). The function of blocking behaviour in the cooperatively breeding Ambrosia beetle Xyleborinus saxesenii. Poster presented at 18th DZG graduate meeting „Evolutionary Biology“, Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft, Göttingen, DE
6Nuotclà J.A., Taborsky M., Biedermann P. (2013). The function of blocking behaviour in the cooperatively breeding Ambrosia beetle Xyleborinus saxesenii. Poster presented at Entomologentagung 2013, Deutsche Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie, Göttingen, DE
2012
1Biedermann P.*, Kaltenpoth M. (2012). Microbial symbionts and their functions in fungus culturing beetles. Poster presented at Frontiers of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
2Berasategui A.*, Schmidt A., Kaltenpoth M., Gershenzon J. (2012). Terpenes for dinner? Hylobius abietis and its gut microbiota. Poster presented at Workshop on Microbial Evolution, University of Basel, Basel, CH
3Biedermann P.*, Kaltenpoth M. (2012). Microbial symbionts and their functions in fungus culturing beetles. Poster presented at Workshop on Microbial Evolution, University of Basel, Basel, CH
4Nechitaylo T.*, Engl T., Köhler S., Weiss R.B., Dunn D.M., Dale C., Kaltenpoth M. (2012). Whole genome sequence of the defensive beewolf symbiont 'Ca. Streptomyces philanthi' reveals piericidin biosynthesis cluster. Poster presented at 14th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME14) - The Power of the Small, Copenhagen, DK
5Berasategui A.*, Schmidt A., Kaltenpoth M., Gershenzon J. (2012). Terpenes for dinner? Hylobius abietis and ist gut microbiota. Poster presented at 7th International Symbiosis Congress, International Symbiosis Society, Krakow, PL
6Flórez Patino L.V.*, Kaltenpoth M. (2012). Burkholderia sp. as endosymbionts in the darkling beetle Lagria hirta: Deciphering a story of alliance. Poster presented at 7th International Symbiosis Society Congress, International Symbiosis Society, Kraków, PL
2011
1Staudacher H.*, Kaltenpoth M., Breeuwer H., Heckel D.G., Groot A.T. (2011). The role of microbial communities in host plant specialization in the generalist moth Heliothis virescens. Poster presented at Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL
2Friedrich M.*, Kaltenpoth M., Svatoš A., Schmitt T. (2011). A comparative study on male marking pheromones in the digger wasp genus Cerceris (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae). Poster presented at 104. Jahresversammlung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft, Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft (DZG) - German Zoological Society, Saarbrücken, DE
3Dietel A.K.*, Kaltenpoth M., Kost C. (2011). Costs of nucleotide synthesis, size and copy number of plasmids as model endosymbionts. Poster presented at 13th Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB 2011), European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Tübingen, DE
4Engl T.*, Kroiß J., Svatoš A., Kaltenpoth M. (2011). Plasticity of combination prophylaxis provided by symbiotic streptomycetes in solitary wasps. Poster presented at 13th Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB 2011), European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Tübingen, DE
5Köhler S.*, Kroiß J., Kaltenpoth M. (2011). Beewolves’ bodyguards: Production dynamics and activity of symbiont-produced antibiotics on wasp cocoons. Poster presented at 13th Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB 2011), European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Tübingen, DE
6Nechitaylo T.*, Weiss R.B., Dunn D.M., Dale C., Kaltenpoth M. (2011). Genome sequence of the defensive beewolf symbiont 'Ca. Streptomyces philanthi'. Poster presented at 13th Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB 2011), European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Tübingen, DE
7Salem H.*, Kreutzer E., Kaltenpoth M. (2011). Specificity and dynamics of the Coriobacterium-Pyrrhocoridae symbiosis. Poster presented at 13th Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB 2011), European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Tübingen, DE
8Sudakaran S.*, Kost C., Kaltenpoth M. (2011). Composition and evolutionary history of the bacterial community in the mid-gut of firebugs (Hemiptera, Pyrrhocoridae). Poster presented at 13th Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB 2011), European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Tübingen, DE
9Kaltenpoth M. (2011). Beewolves’ bodyguards: Symbiotic bacteria produce antibiotics to protect wasp larvae against pathogens. Poster presented at 3rd British-German Frontiers of Science Symposium, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Young Academy, Royal Society, Kavli Royal Society International Centre, North Buckinghamshire, Newport Pagnell, GB (invited)
10Kaltenpoth M.*, Kroiß J., Svatoš A. (2011). Evolutionary stability of symbiont-mediated defense against pathogens in solitary wasps. Poster presented at 23. Irseer Naturstofftage, DECHEMA, Irsee, DE (invited)
2010
1Kaltenpoth M.*, Kroiß J., Svatoš A., Schneider B., Hertweck C. (2010). Symbiotic streptomycetes provide antimicrobial combination prophylaxis for wasp offspring. Poster presented at VAAM Workshop Symbiotic Interactions, Vereinigung für Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie (VAAM), Würzburg, DE
2009
1Kaltenpoth M.*, Göttler W., Köhler S., Strohm E. (2009). Transmission route and population dynamics of a defensive insect symbiont. Poster presented at Workshop Symbiotic Interactions, Helmholtz Zentrum München - Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt, München, DE
2Kaltenpoth M.*, Corneli P.S., Strohm E., Seger J. (2009). Accelerated evolution in Hymenoptera: new evidence from the European beewolf (Philanthus triangulum) mitochondrial genome. Poster presented at Evolution 2009, University of Idaho, Department of Biological Sciences, Moscow, ID, US