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Giebel, H.-A., Kalhoefer, D., Gahl-Janssen, R., Choo, Y.-J., Lee, K., Cho, J.-C., Tindall, B.J., Rhiel, E., Beardsley, C., Aydogmus, Ö.O., Voget, S., Daniel, R., Simon, M., and Brinkhoff, T. (2013). Planktomarina temperata gen. nov., sp. nov., belonging to the globally distributed RCA cluster of the marine Roseobacter clade, isolated from the German Wadden Sea. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 63, 4207-4217. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.053249-0

Hillebrand, H., and Gurevitch, J. (2013). Reporting standards in experimental studies. Ecology Letters 16, 1419-1420. doi: 10.1111/ele.12190

Hillebrand, H., Steinert, G., Boersma, M., Malzahn, A., Meunier, C.L., Plum, C., and Ptacnik, R. (2013). Goldman revisited: Faster-growing phytoplankton has lower N : P and lower stoichiometric flexibility. Limnology and Oceanography 58, 2076-2088. doi: 10.4319/lo.2013.58.6.2076

Hingsamer, P., Striebel, M., Stockenreiter, M., Ptacnikova, R., Ptacnik, R., and Wickham, S.A. (2013). Interaction of productivity and disturbance in a marine ciliate community: a mesocosm study. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 70, 141-155. doi: 10.3354/ame01649

Koussoroplis, A.-M., Kainz, M.J., and Striebel, M. (2013). Fatty acid retention under temporally heterogeneous dietary intake in a cladoceran. Oikos 122, 1017-1026. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2012.20759.x

Lind, E.M., Borer, E., Seabloom, E., Adler, P., Bakker, J.D., Blumenthal, D.M., Crawley, M., Davies, K., Firn, J., Gruner, D.S., Stanley Harpole, W., Hautier, Y., Hillebrand, H., Knops, J., Melbourne, B., Mortensen, B., Risch, A.C., Schuetz, M., Stevens, C., and Wragg, P.D. (2013). Life-history constraints in grassland plant species: a growth-defence trade-off is the norm. Ecology Letters 16, 513-521. doi: 10.1111/ele.12078

Olli, K., Trikk, O., Klais, R., Ptacnik, R., Andersen, T., Lehtinen, S., and Tamminen, T. (2013). Harmonizing large data sets reveals novel patterns in the Baltic Sea phytoplankton community structure. Marine Ecology Progress Series 473, 53-66. doi: 10.3354/meps10065

Rhiel, E., Westermann, M., Steiniger, F., and Kirchhoff, C. (2013). Isolation and characterization of the ejectisomes of the prasinophyte Pyramimonas grossii. Protoplasma 250, 1351-1361. doi: 10.1007/s00709-013-0518-7

Schabhüttl, S., Hingsamer, P., Weigelhofer, G., Hein, T., Weigert, A., and Striebel, M. (2013). Temperature and species richness effects in phytoplankton communities. Oecologia 171, 527-536. doi: 10.1007/s00442-012-2419-4

Seabloom, E.W., Borer, E.T., Buckley, Y., Cleland, E.E., Davies, K., Firn, J., Harpole, W.S., Hautier, Y., Lind, E., Macdougall, A., Orrock, J.L., Prober, S.M., Adler, P., Alberti, J., Michael Anderson, T., Bakker, J.D., Biederman, L.A., Blumenthal, D., Brown, C.S., Brudvig, L.A., Caldeira, M., Chu, C., Crawley, M.J., Daleo, P., Damschen, E.I., D'antonio, C.M., Decrappeo, N.M., Dickman, C.R., Du, G., Fay, P.A., Frater, P., Gruner, D.S., Hagenah, N., Hector, A., Helm, A., Hillebrand, H., Hofmockel, K.S., Humphries, H.C., Iribarne, O., Jin, V.L., Kay, A., Kirkman, K.P., Klein, J.A., Knops, J.M.H., La Pierre, K.J., Ladwig, L.M., Lambrinos, J.G., Leakey, A.D.B., Li, Q., Li, W., Mcculley, R., Melbourne, B., Mitchell, C.E., Moore, J.L., Morgan, J., Mortensen, B., O'halloran, L.R., Pärtel, M., Pascual, J., Pyke, D.A., Risch, A.C., Salguero-Gómez, R., Sankaran, M., Schuetz, M., Simonsen, A., Smith, M., Stevens, C., Sullivan, L., Wardle, G.M., Wolkovich, E.M., Wragg, P.D., Wright, J., and Yang, L. (2013). Predicting invasion in grassland ecosystems: is exotic dominance the real embarrassment of richness? Global Change Biology 19, 3677-3687. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12370

Spooner, D.E., Frost, P.C., Hillebrand, H., Arts, M.T., Puckrin, O., and Xenopoulos, M.A. (2013). Nutrient loading associated with agriculture land use dampens the importance of consumer-mediated niche construction. Ecology Letters 16, 1115-1125. doi: 10.1111/ele.12146

Striebel, M., Kirchmaier, L., and Hingsamer, P. (2013). Different mixing techniques in experimental mesocosms—does mixing affect plankton biomass and community composition? Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 11, 176-186. doi: 10.4319/lom.2013.11.176

Wagner, N.D., Hillebrand, H., Wacker, A., and Frost, P.C. (2013). Nutritional indicators and their uses in ecology. Ecology Letters 16, 535-544. doi: 10.1111/ele.12067


Bartels, P., Cucherousset, J., Steger, K., Eklöv, P., Tranvik, L.J., and Hillebrand, H. (2012). Reciprocal subsidies between freshwater and terrestrial ecosystems structure consumer resource dynamics. Ecology 93, 1173-1182. doi: 10.1890/11-1210.1

Calbet, A., Martínez, R.A., Isari, S., Zervoudaki, S., Nejstgaard, J.C., Pitta, P., Sazhin, A.F., Sousoni, D., Gomes, A., Berger, S.A., Tsagaraki, T.M., and Ptacnik, R. (2012). Effects of light availability on mixotrophy and microzooplankton grazing in an oligotrophic plankton food web: Evidences from a mesocosm study in Eastern Mediterranean waters. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 424-425, 66-77. doi: 10.1016/j.jembe.2012.05.005

Doi, H., Vander Zanden, M.J., and Hillebrand, H. (2012). Shorter Food Chain Length in Ancient Lakes: Evidence from a Global Synthesis. PLOS ONE 7, e37856. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0037856

Eriksson, B.K., Rubach, A., Batsleer, J., and Hillebrand, H. (2012). Cascading predator control interacts with productivity to determine the trophic level of biomass accumulation in a benthic food web. Ecological Research 27, 203-210. doi: 10.1007/s11284-011-0889-1

Filip, J., Müller, L.L., Hillebrand, H., and Moorthi, S. (2012). Nutritional mode and specialization alter protist consumer diversity effects on prey assemblages. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 66, 257-269. doi: 10.3354/ame01573

Flöder, S., and Hillebrand, H. (2012). Species traits and species diversity affect community stability in a multiple stressor framework. Aquatic Biology 17, 197-209. doi: 10.3354/ab00479

Grace, J.B., Adler, P.B., Seabloom, E.W., Borer, E.T., Hillebrand, H., Hautier, Y., Hector, A., Harpole, W.S., O'halloran, L.R., Anderson, T.M., Bakker, J.D., Brown, C.S., Buckley, Y.M., Collins, S.L., Cottingham, K.L., Crawley, M.J., Damschen, E.I., Davies, K.F., Decrappeo, N.M., Fay, P.A., Firn, J., Gruner, D.S., Hagenah, N., Jin, V.L., Kirkman, K.P., Knops, J.M.H., La Pierre, K.J., Lambrinos, J.G., Melbourne, B.A., Mitchell, C.E., Moore, J.L., Morgan, J.W., Orrock, J.L., Prober, S.M., Stevens, C.J., Wragg, P.D., and Yang, L.H. (2012). Response to Comments on "Productivity Is a Poor Predictor of Plant Species Richness". Science 335, 1441-1441. doi: 10.1126/science.1214939

Hillebrand, H., Burgmer, T., and Biermann, E. (2012). Running to stand still: temperature effects on species richness, species turnover, and functional community dynamics. Marine Biology 159, 2415-2422. doi: 10.1007/s00227-011-1827-z

Lewandowska, A.M., Breithaupt, P., Hillebrand, H., Hoppe, H.-G., Jürgens, K., and Sommer, U. (2012). Responses of primary productivity to increased temperature and phytoplankton diversity. Journal of Sea Research 72, 87-93. doi: 10.1016/j.seares.2011.10.003

Rhiel, E., and Brock, J. (2012). Lectin binding in Cryptomonas and Chroomonas (Cryptophyceae). Protoplasma 249, 759-768. doi: 10.1007/s00709-011-0319-9

Rhiel, E., and Westermann, M. (2012). Isolation, purification and some ultrastructural details of discharged ejectisomes of cryptophytes. Protoplasma 249, 107-115. doi: 10.1007/s00709-011-0267-4

Soininen, J., Passy, S., and Hillebrand, H. (2012). The relationship between species richness and evenness: a meta-analysis of studies across aquatic ecosystems. Oecologia 169, 803-809. doi: 10.1007/s00442-011-2236-1

Striebel, M., Singer, G., Stibor, H., and Andersen, T. (2012). “Trophic overyielding”: Phytoplankton diversity promotes zooplankton productivity. Ecology 93, 2719-2727. doi: 10.1890/12-0003.1

Wikström, S.A., and Hillebrand, H. (2012). Invasion by mobile aquatic consumers enhances secondary production and increases top-down control of lower trophic levels. Oecologia 168, 175-186. doi: 10.1007/s00442-011-2061-6

Witkowski, A., Sullivan, M.J., Bogaczewicz-Adamczak, B., Bąk, M., Rhiel, E., Ribeiro, L., and Richard, P. (2012). Morphology and distribution of a little known but widespread diatom (Bacillariophyceae), Navicula spartinetensis Sullivan et Reimer. Diatom Research 27, 43-51. doi: 10.1080/0269249X.2011.647772

Witkowski, A., Brehm, U., Palińska, K.A., and Rhiel, E. (2012). Swarm-like migratory behaviour in the laboratory of a pennate diatom isolated from North Sea sediments. Diatom Research 27, 95-100. doi: 10.1080/0269249X.2012.690204


Adler, P.B., Seabloom, E.W., Borer, E.T., Hillebrand, H., Hautier, Y., Hector, A., Harpole, W.S., O’halloran, L.R., Grace, J.B., Anderson, T.M., Bakker, J.D., Biederman, L.A., Brown, C.S., Buckley, Y.M., Calabrese, L.B., Chu, C.-J., Cleland, E.E., Collins, S.L., Cottingham, K.L., Crawley, M.J., Damschen, E.I., Davies, K.F., Decrappeo, N.M., Fay, P.A., Firn, J., Frater, P., Gasarch, E.I., Gruner, D.S., Hagenah, N., Hille Ris Lambers, J., Humphries, H., Jin, V.L., Kay, A.D., Kirkman, K.P., Klein, J.A., Knops, J.M.H., La Pierre, K.J., Lambrinos, J.G., Li, W., Macdougall, A.S., Mcculley, R.L., Melbourne, B.A., Mitchell, C.E., Moore, J.L., Morgan, J.W., Mortensen, B., Orrock, J.L., Prober, S.M., Pyke, D.A., Risch, A.C., Schuetz, M., Smith, M.D., Stevens, C.J., Sullivan, L.L., Wang, G., Wragg, P.D., Wright, J.P., and Yang, L.H. (2011). Productivity Is a Poor Predictor of Plant Species Richness. Science 333, 1750-1753. doi: 10.1126/science.1204498

Allan, E., Weisser, W., Weigelt, A., Roscher, C., Fischer, M., and Hillebrand, H. (2011). More diverse plant communities have higher functioning over time due to turnover in complementary dominant species. PNAS 108, 17034-17039. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1104015108

Burgmer, T., and Hillebrand, H. (2011). Temperature mean and variance alter phytoplankton biomass and biodiversity in a long-term microcosm experiment. Oikos 120, 922-933. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2010.19301.x

Doi, H., Chang, K.-H., and Nakano, S.-I. (2011). Nitrogen and carbon isotope fractionations of zooplankton consumers in ponds: potential effects of seston C : N stoichiometry. Marine and Freshwater Research 62, 66-71. doi: 10.1071/MF10090

Gamfeldt, L., and Hillebrand, H. (2011). Effects of Total Resources, Resource Ratios, and Species Richness on Algal Productivity and Evenness at Both Metacommunity and Local Scales. PLOS ONE 6, e21972. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0021972

Harpole, W.S., Ngai, J.T., Cleland, E.E., Seabloom, E.W., Borer, E.T., Bracken, M.E.S., Elser, J.J., Gruner, D.S., Hillebrand, H., Shurin, J.B., and Smith, J.E. (2011). Nutrient co-limitation of primary producer communities. Ecology Letters 14, 852-862. doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2011.01651.x

Hillebrand, H. (2011). Temperature mediates competitive exclusion and diversity in benthic microalgae under different N:P stoichiometry. Ecological Research 26, 533-539. doi: 10.1007/s11284-011-0810-y

Hillebrand, H., and Lehmpfuhl, V. (2011). Resource Stoichiometry and Consumers Control the Biodiversity-Productivity Relationship in Pelagic Metacommunities. The American Naturalist 178, 171-181. doi: 10.1086/660831

Logue, J.B., Mouquet, N., Peter, H., Hillebrand, H., and The Metacommunity Working Group (2011). Empirical approaches to metacommunities: a review and comparison with theory. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 26, 482-491. doi: 10.1016/j.tree.2011.04.009

Olli, K., Klais, R., Tamminen, T., Ptacnik, R., and Andersen, T. (2011). Long term changes in the Baltic Sea phytoplankton community. Boreal Environment Research 16 (Suppl A), 3-14. Online:

Pichlová-Ptáčníková, R., and Vanderploeg, H.A. (2011). The quick and the dead: might differences in escape rates explain the changes in the zooplankton community composition of Lake Michigan after invasion by Bythotrephes? Biological Invasions 13, 2595. doi: 10.1007/s10530-011-0076-x

Rubach, A., Hillebrand, H., and Eriksson, B.K. (2011). Understorey benthic microalgae and their consumers depend on habitat complexity and light in a microtidal coastal ecosystem. Aquatic Botany 95, 200-206. doi: 10.1016/j.aquabot.2011.06.001

Schnetzer, A., Moorthi, S.D., Countway, P.D., Gast, R.J., Gilg, I.C., and Caron, D.A. (2011). Depth matters: Microbial eukaryote diversity and community structure in the eastern North Pacific revealed through environmental gene libraries. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 58, 16-26. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2010.10.003


Burgmer, T., Reiss, J., Wickham, S.A., and Hillebrand, H. (2010). Effects of snail grazers and light on the benthic microbial food web in periphyton communities. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 61, 163-178. doi: 10.3354/ame01449

Cavaletto, J.F., Vanderploeg, H.A., Pichlová-Ptáčníková, R., Pothoven, S.A., Liebig, J.R., and Fahnenstiel, G.L. (2010). Temporal and spatial separation allow coexistence of predatory cladocerans: Leptodora kindtii, Bythotrephes longimanus and Cercopagis pengoi, in southeastern Lake Michigan. Journal of Great Lakes Research 36, 65-73. doi: 10.1016/j.jglr.2010.04.006

Chang, K.-H., Doi, H., Nishibe, Y., and Nakano, S.-I. (2010). Feeding habits of omnivorous Asplanchna: comparison of diet composition among Asplanchna herricki, A. priodonta and A. girodi in pond ecosystems. Journal of Limnology 69, 209-216. doi: 10.3274/JL10-69-2-03

Countway, P.D., Vigil, P.D., Schnetzer, A., Moorthi, S.D., and Caron, D.A. (2010). Seasonal analysis of protistan community structure and diversity at the USC Microbial Observatory (San Pedro Channel, North Pacific Ocean). Limnology and Oceanography 55, 2381-2396. doi: 10.4319/lo.2010.55.6.2381

Doi, H., Kikuchi, E., Shikano, S., and Takagi, S. (2010). Differences in nitrogen and carbon stable isotopes between planktonic and benthic microalgae. Limnology 11, 185-192. doi: 10.1007/s10201-009-0297-1

Doi, H., Yurlova, N.I., Vodyanitskaya, S.N., Kanaya, G., Shikano, S., and Kikuchi, E. (2010). Estimating Isotope Fractionation Between Cercariae and Host Snail with the Use of Isotope Measurement Designed for Very Small Organisms. Journal of Parasitology 96, 314-317. doi: 10.1645/ge-2245.1

Doi, H., Chang, K.-H., Ando, T., Imai, H., and Nakano, S.-I. (2010). Shoreline bank construction modifies benthic–pelagic coupling of food webs. Ecological Engineering 36, 601-604. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2009.12.017

Doi, H., Cherif, M., Iwabuchi, T., Katano, I., Stegen, J.C., and Striebel, M. (2010). Integrating elements and energy through the metabolic dependencies of gross growth efficiency and the threshold elemental ratio. Oikos 119, 752-765. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2009.18540.x

Doi, H., Takahashi, M., and Katano, I. (2010). Genetic diversity increases regional variation in phenological dates in response to climate change. Global Change Biology 16, 373-379. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.01993.x

Doi, H., Kobari, T., Fukumori, K., Nishibe, Y., and Nakano, S.-I. (2010). Trophic niche breadth variability differs among three Neocalanus species in the subarctic Pacific Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 32, 1733-1737. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbq083

Doi, H., Yurlova, N.I., Kikuchi, E., Shikano, S., Yadrenkina, E.N., Vodyanitskaya, S.N., and Zuykova, E.I. (2010). Stable isotopes indicate individual level trophic diversity in the freshwater gastropod Lymnaea stagnalis. Journal of Molluscan Studies 76, 384-388. doi: 10.1093/mollus/eyq020

Doi, H., Chang, K.H., and Nakano, S. (2010). Dispersal, connectivity, and local conditions determine zooplankton community composition in artificially connected ponds. Aquatic Biology 10, 47-55. doi: 10.3354/ab00262

Gilg, I.C., Amaral-Zettler, L.A., Countway, P.D., Moorthi, S., Schnetzer, A., and Caron, D.A. (2010). Phylogenetic Affiliations of Mesopelagic Acantharia and Acantharian-like Environmental 18S rRNA Genes off the Southern California Coast. Protist 161, 197-211. doi: 10.1016/j.protis.2009.09.002

Hillebrand, H., and Cardinale, B.J. (2010). A critique for meta-analyses and the productivity—diversity relationship. Ecology 91, 2545-2549.

Hillebrand, H., Soininen, J., and Snoeijs, P. (2010). Warming leads to higher species turnover in a coastal ecosystem. Global Change Biology 16, 1181-1193. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.02045.x

Korhonen, J.J., Soininen, J., and Hillebrand, H. (2010). A quantitative analysis of temporal turnover in aquatic species assemblages across ecosystems. Ecology 91, 508-517. doi: 10.1890/09-0392.1

Matthiessen, B., Ptacnik, R., and Hillebrand, H. (2010). Diversity and community biomass depend on dispersal and disturbance in microalgal communities. Hydrobiologia 653, 65-78. doi: 10.1007/s10750-010-0349-x

Ptacnik, R., Olli, K., Lehtinen, S., Tamminen, T., and Andersen, T. (2011). Does plankton diversity peak at intermediate salinities? Comment on Telesh et al. (2011). Marine Ecology Progress Series 432, 291-292. doi: 10.3354/meps09216

Ptacnik, R., Andersen, T., and Tamminen, T. (2010). Performance of the Redfield Ratio and a Family of Nutrient Limitation Indicators as Thresholds for Phytoplankton N vs. P Limitation. Ecosystems 13, 1201-1214. doi: 10.1007/s10021-010-9380-z

Ptacnik, R., Moorthi, S.D., and Hillebrand, H. (2010). "Hutchinson Reversed, or Why There Need to Be So Many Species," in Advances in Ecological Research, ed. G. Woodward, pp. 1-43. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-385005-8.00001-0


Aberle, N., Malzahn, A.M., Grey, J., Hillebrand, H., and Wiltshire, K.H. (2009). Altered complementary feeding strategies of the consumers Hydrobia ulvae and Idotea emarginata via passive selectivity. Helgoland Marine Research 63, 189-197. doi: 10.1007/s10152-009-0148-9

Cardinale, B.J., Hillebrand, H., Harpole, W.S., Gross, K., and Ptacnik, R. (2009). Separating the influence of resource ‘availability’ from resource ‘imbalance’ on productivity–diversity relationships. Ecology Letters 12, 475-487. doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2009.01317.x

Caron, D.A., Countway, P.D., Savai, P., Gast, R.J., Schnetzer, A., Moorthi, S.D., Dennett, M.R., Moran, D.M., and Jones, A.C. (2009). Defining DNA-Based Operational Taxonomic Units for Microbial-Eukaryote Ecology. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 75, 5797-5808. doi: 10.1128/AEM.00298-09

Chang, K.-H., Doi, H., Nishibe, Y., Obayashi, Y., and Nakano, S.-I. (2009). Spatial and temporal distribution of zooplankton communities of coastal marine waters receiving different human activities (fish and pearl oyster farmings). The Open Marine Biology Journal 3, 83-88. doi: 10.2174/1874450800903010083

Doi, H. (2009). Spatial patterns of autochthonous and allochthonous resources in aquatic food webs. Population Ecology 51, 57-64. doi: 10.1007/s10144-008-0127-z

Doi, H., and Kikuchi, E. (2009). Conservation and research in extreme environments. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7, 239-239. doi: 10.1890/09.WB.014

Doi, H., Chang, K.-H., Ando, T., Ninomiya, I., Imai, H., and Nakano, S.-I. (2009). Resource availability and ecosystem size predict food-chain length in pond ecosystems. Oikos 118, 138-144. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2008.17171.x

Doi, H., Fujikawa, M., Kanou, K., Kikuchi, E., Matsumasa, M., and Suzuki, T. (2009). Macroalgae and seagrass contribution to gastropods in sub-tropical and temperate tidal flats. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 89, 399-404. doi: 10.1017/S0025315408002683

Fitter, A., and Hillebrand, H. (2009). Microbial food web structure affects bottom-up effects and elemental stoichiometry in periphyton assemblages. Limnology and Oceanography 54, 2183-2200. doi: 10.4319/lo.2009.54.6.2183

Hillebrand, H. (2009). Meta-analysis of grazer control of periphyton biomass across aquatic ecosystems. Journal of Phycology 45, 798-806. doi: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.2009.00702.x

Hillebrand, H., and Matthiessen, B. (2009). Biodiversity in a complex world: consolidation and progress in functional biodiversity research. Ecology Letters 12, 1405-1419. doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2009.01388.x

Hillebrand, H., Gamfeldt, L., Jonsson, P.R., and Matthiessen, B. (2009). Consumer diversity indirectly changes prey nutrient content. Marine Ecology Progress Series 380, 33-41. doi: 10.3354/meps07937

Hillebrand, H., Borer, E.T., Bracken, M.E.S., Cardinale, B.J., Cebrian, J., Cleland, E.E., Elser, J.J., Gruner, D.S., Stanley Harpole, W., Ngai, J.T., Sandin, S., Seabloom, E.W., Shurin, J.B., Smith, J.E., and Smith, M.D. (2009). Herbivore metabolism and stoichiometry each constrain herbivory at different organizational scales across ecosystems. Ecology Letters 12, 516-527. doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2009.01304.x

Kanaya, G., Yadrenkina, E.N., Zuykova, E.I., Kikuchi, E., Doi, H., Shikano, S., Mizota, C., and Yurlova, N.I. (2009). Contribution of organic matter sources to cyprinid fishes in the Chany LakeKargat River estuary, western Siberia. Marine and Freshwater Research 60, 510-518. doi: 10.1071/MF08108

Katano, I., Doi, H., and Oishi, T. (2009). Upstream resource abundance determines the food searching behavior of a stream grazer: Effect of microalgal cues. Limnology and Oceanography 54, 1162-1166. doi: 10.4319/lo.2009.54.4.1162

Katano, I., Negishi, J.N., Minagawa, T., Doi, H., Kawaguchi, Y., and Kayaba, Y. (2009). Longitudinal macroinvertebrate organization over contrasting discontinuities: effects of a dam and a tributary. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 28, 331-351. doi: 10.1899/08-010.1

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Moorthi, S., Caron, D.A., Gast, R.J., and Sanders, R.W. (2009). Mixotrophy: a widespread and important ecological strategy for planktonic and sea-ice nanoflagellates in the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 54, 269-277. doi: 10.3354/ame01276

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