Publications of the Max Planck Research Group Insect Symbiosis

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1Biedermann, P. (in press). Evolution of cooperation in ambrosia beetles. Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Allgemeine und Angewandte Entomologie. [KAL038] pubman
2Kirkendall, L. R., Biedermann, P., Jordal, B. H. (in press). Evolution and diversity of bark and Ambrosia beetles. In F. E. Vega, R. W. Hofstetter (Eds.), Bark Beetles: Biology and Ecology of Native and Invasive Species. San Diego: Academic Press. [KAL048] pubman
3Nuotclá, J., Taborsky, M., Biedermann, P. (in press). The importance of blocking the gallery entrance in the ambrosia beetle Xyleborinus saxesenii Ratzeburg (Coleoptera; Scolytinae). Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Allgemeine und Angewandte Entomologie. [KAL037] pubman
1Biedermann, P., Kaltenpoth, M. (2014). New synthesis: The chemistry of partner choice in insect-microbe mutualisms. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 40, 99-99. doi:10.1007/s10886-014-0382-8. [KAL043] pubman
2Gonzáles-Teuber, M., Kaltenpoth, M., Boland, W. (2014). Mutualistic ants as an indirect defence against leaf ­pathogens. New Phytologist, 202, 640-650. doi:10.1111/nph.12664. [BOL586] pubman
3Heuskin, S., Vanderplanck, M., Bacquet, P., Holveck, M.-J., Kaltenpoth, M., Engl, T., Pels, C., Taverne, C., Lognay, G., Nieberding, C. (2014). The composition of cuticular compounds indicates body parts, sex and age in the model butterfly Bicyclus anynana (Lepidoptera). Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 2: 37. doi:10.3389/fevo.2014.00037. [KAL050] pubman
4Kaltenpoth, M., Roeser-Mueller, K., Köhler, S., Peterson, A., Nechitaylo, T. Y., Stubblefield, J. W., Herzner, G., Seger, J., Strohm, E. (2014). Partner choice and fidelity stabilize coevolution in a Cretaceous-age defensive symbiosis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(17), 6359-6364. doi:10.1073/pnas.1400457111. [KAL046] pubman
5Kaltenpoth, M., Steiger, S. (2014). Unearthing carrion beetles’ microbiome: characterization of bacterial and fungal hindgut communities across the Silphidae. Molecular Ecology, 23, 1251-1267. doi:10.1111/mec.12469. [KAL040] pubman
6Leonhardt, S. D., Kaltenpoth, M. (2014). Microbial communities of three sympatric australian stingless bee species. PLoS One, 9(8): e105718. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0105718. [KAL051] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
7Menzel, F., Orivel, J., Kaltenpoth, M., Schmitt, T. (2014). What makes you a potential partner? Insights from convergently evolved ant-ant symbioses. Chemoecology, 24, 105-119. doi:10.1007/s00049-014-0149-2. [KAL045] pubman
8Nagel, R., Berasategui, A., Paetz, C., Gershenzon, J., Schmidt, A. (2014). Overexpression of an isoprenyl diphosphate synthase in spruce leads to unexpected terpene diversion products that function in plant defense. Plant Physiology, 164(2), 555-569. doi:10.1104/pp.113.228940. [GER356] pubman
9Nechitaylo, T. Y., Westermann, M., Kaltenpoth, M. (2014). Cultivation reveals physiological diversity among defensive ‘Streptomyces philanthi’ symbionts of beewolf digger wasps (Hymenoptera, Crabronidae). BMC Microbiology, 14: 202. doi:10.1186/s12866-014-0202-x. [KAL049] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
1Alcaide, M., Tornes, J., Stogios, P. J., Xu, X., Gertler, C., Leo, R. D., Bargiela, R., Lafraya, Á., Guazzaroni, M.-E., López-Cortéz, N., Chernikova, T. N., Golyshina, O. V., Nechitaylo, T. Y., Plumeier, I., Pieper, D. H., Yakimov, M. M., Savchenko, A., Golyshin, P. N., Ferrer, M. (2013). Single residues dictate the co-evolution of dual esterases: MCP hydrolases from the a/ß hydrolase family. Biochemical Journal, 454, 157-166. doi:10.1042/BJ20130552. [KAL042] pubman
2Belogolova, E., Bauer, B., Pompaiah, M., Asakura, H., Brinkman, V., Ertl, C., Bartfeld, S., Nechitaylo, T. Y., Haas, R., Machuy, N., Salama, N., Churin, Y., Meyer, T. F. (2013). Helicobacter pylori outer membrane protein HopQ identified as a novel T4SS-associated virulence factor. Cellular Microbiology, 15(1), 1896-1912. doi:10.1111/cmi.12158. [KAL041] pubman
3Biedermann, P., Klepzig, K. D., Taborsky, M., Six, D. L. (2013). Abundance and dynamics of filamentous fungi in the complex ambrosia gardens of the primitively eusocial beetle Xyleborinus saxesenii Ratzeburg (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae). FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 83(3), 711-723. doi:10.1111/1574-6941.12026. [KAL033] pubman
4Ferrer, M., Nechitaylo, T. Y., Golyshin, P. (2013). Terrestrial invertebrate animal metagenomics, earthworms. In Encyclopedia of Metagenomics: Animal Metagenomics (pp. 1-9). Berlin: Springer. doi:10.1007/SpringerReference_303276. [KAL031] pubman
5Herzner, G., Kaltenpoth, M., Poettinger, T., Weiss, K., Koedam, D., Kroiss, J., Strohm, E. (2013). Morphology, chemistry and function of the postpharyngeal gland in the South American digger wasps Trachypus boharti and Trachypus elongatus. PLoS One, 8(12): e82780. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0082780. [KAL044] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
6Kafil, M., Bandani, A. R., Kaltenpoth, M., Goldansaz, S. H., Alavi, S. M. (2013). Role of symbiotic bacteria in the growth and development of the Sunn pest, Eurygaster integriceps. Journal of Insect Science, 13: 99. [KAL025] pubman
7Kaltenpoth, M., Engl, T. (2013). Defensive microbial symbionts in Hymenoptera. Functional Ecology. doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12089. [KAL036] OPEN ACCESS green pubman
8Köhler, S., Doubský, J., Kaltenpoth, M. (2013). Dynamics of symbiont-mediated antibiotic production reveal efficient long-term protection for beewolf offspring. Frontiers in Zoology, 10: 3. doi:10.1186/1742-9994-10-3. [KAL034] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
9Köhler, S., Kaltenpoth, M. (2013). Maternal and environmental effects on symbiont-mediated antimicrobial defense. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 39(7), 978-988. doi:10.1007/s10886-013-0304-1. [KAL039] pubman
10Schmid, V., Kaltenpoth, M., Strohm, E., Heinze, J. (2013). Worker self-restraint and policing maintain the queen’s reproductive monopoly in a pseudomyrmecine ant. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 67, 571-581. doi:10.1007/s00265-013-1476-y. [KAL035] pubman
1Del Pozo, M., Fernández-Arrojo, L., Gil, J., Montesinos, A., Golyshina, O., Chernikova, T., Nechitaylo, T. Y., Waliszek, A., Tortajada, M., Rojas, A., Huws, S., Newbold, C., Polaina, J., Ferrer, M., Golyshin, P. (2012). Microbial ß-glucosidases from cow rumen metagenome enhance the saccharification of lignocellulose in combination with commercial cellulase cocktail. Biotechnology for Biofuels, 5: 73. doi:10.1186/1754-6834-5-73. [KAL030] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
2Ferrer, M., Ghazi, A., Beloqui, A., Vieites, J. M., Lópéz-Cortés, N., Marin-Navarro, J., Nechitaylo, T. Y., Guazzaroni, M.-E., Polaina, J., Waliczek, A., Chernikova, T. N., Reva, O. N., Golyshina, O. V., Golyshin, P. N. (2012). Functional metagenomics unveils a multifunctional glycosyl hydrolase from the family 43 catalysing the breakdown of plant polymers in the calf rumen. PLoS One, 7(6): e38134. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038134. [KAL028] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
3Kaltenpoth, M., Corneli, P. S., Dunn, D. M., Weiss, R. B., Strohm, E., Seger, J. (2012). Accelerated evolution of mitochondrial but not nuclear genomes of Hymenoptera: New evidence from crabronid wasps. PLoS One, 7(3): e32826. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0032826. [KAL023] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
4Kaltenpoth, M., Yildirim, E., Gürbüz, M. F., Herzner, G., Strohm, E. (2012). Refining the roots of the beewolf-Streptomyces symbiosis: Antennal symbionts in the rare genus Philanthinus (Hymenoptera, Crabronidae). Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 78(3), 822-827. doi:10.1128/AEM.06809-11. [KAL022] pubman
5Kautz, S., Ballhorn, D. J., Kroiß, J., Pauls, S. U., Moreau, C. S., Eilmus, S., Strohm, E., Heil, M. (2012). Host plant use by competing Acacia-ants: mutualists monopolize while parasites share hosts. PLoS One, 7(5): e37691. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0037691. [KAL024] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
6Salem, H., Kreutzer, E., Sudakaran, S., Kaltenpoth, M. (2012). Actinobacteria as essential symbionts in firebugs and cotton stainers (Hemiptera, Pyrrhocoridae). Environmental Microbiology, 15(7), 1956-1968. doi:10.1111/1462-2920.12001. [KAL032] pubman
7Seipke, R., Kaltenpoth, M., Hutchings, M. (2012). Streptomyces as symbionts; an emerging and widespread theme? FEMS Microbiology Reviews, 36(4), 862-876. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6976.2011.00313.x. [KAL004] pubman
8Sudakaran, S., Salem, H., Kost, C., Kaltenpoth, M. (2012). Geographical and ecological stability of the symbiotic mid-gut microbiota in European firebugs, Pyrrhocoris apterus (Hemiptera, Pyrrhocoridae). Molecular Ecology, 21(24), 6134-6151. doi:10.1111/mec.12027. [KAL029] pubman
9Vanícková, L., Svatos, A., Kroiß, J., Kaltenpoth, M., do Nascimento, R., Hoskovec, M., Brízová, R., Kalinová, B. (2012). Cuticular hydrocarbons of the South American fruit fly Anastrepha fraterculus: variability with sex and age. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 1133-1142. doi:10.1007/s10886-012-0177-8. [MS146] pubman
1Brunner, E., Kroiss, J., Trindl, A., Heinze, J. (2011). Queen pheromones in Temnothorax ants: control or honest signal? BMC Evolutionary Biology, 11, 55. doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-55. [KAL020] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
2Kaltenpoth, M. (2011). Honeybees and bumblebees share similar bacterial symbionts. Molecular Ecology, 20, 439-440. [KAL018] pubman
3Kroiss, J., Svatoš, A., Kaltenpoth, M. (2011). Rapid identification of insect cuticular hydrocarbons using gas chromatography-ion-trap mass spectrometry. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 37, 420-427. doi:10.1007/s10886-011-9933-4. [KAL019] pubman
4Navarro-Fernández, J., Nechitaylo, T. Y., Guerrero, J. A., Golyshina, O. V., García-Carmona, F., Sánchez-Ferrer, Á., Golyshin, P. N. (2011). A novel platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase discovered in a metagenome from the earthworm-associated microbial community. Environmental Microbiology, 13(11), 3036-3046. doi:10.1111/j.1462-2920.2011.02581.x. [KAL021] pubman
1Kaltenpoth, M., Schmitt, T., Polidori, C., Koedam, D., Strohm, E. (2010). Symbiotic streptomycetes in antennal glands of the South American digger wasps genus Trachypus (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae). Physiological Entomology, 35, 196-200. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3032.2010.00729.x. [KAL002] pubman
2Kroiß, J., Kaltenpoth, M., Schneider, B., Schwinger, M.-G., Hertweck, C., Maddula, R. K., Strohm, E., Svatos, A. (2010). Symbiotic streptomycetes provide antibiotic combination prophylaxis for wasp offspring. Nature Chemical Biology, 6, 261-263. doi:10.1038NCHEMBIO.331. [KAL001] pubman
3Kroiß, J., Lechner, K., Strohm, E. (2010). Male territoriality and mating system in the European beewolf Philanthus triangulum F. (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae): evidence for a ‘‘hotspot’’ lek polygyny. Journal of Ethology, 28, 295-304. doi:10.1007/s10164-009-0185-5. [KAL017] pubman
4Roeser-Mueller, K., Strohm, E., Kaltenpoth, M. (2010). Larval rearing temperature influences amount and composition of the marking pheromone of the male beewolf, Philanthus triangulum. Journal of Insect Science, 10: 74. doi:10.1673/031.010.7401. [KAL026] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman
5Strohm, E., Kaltenpoth, M., Herzner, G. (2010). Is the postpharyngeal gland of a solitary digger wasp homologous to ants? Evidence from chemistry and physiology. Insectes Sociaux, 57(3), 285-291. doi:10.1007/s00040-010-0083-4. [KAL027] OPEN ACCESS gold pubman