Publications 2011

Barker, P.A., Hurrell, E.R., Leng, M.J., Wolff, C, Cocquyt, C., Sloane, H.J. & Verschuren, D., 2011. Seasonality in equatorial climate over the last 25,000 years revealed by oxygen isotope records from Mount Kilimanjaro. Geology 39, 1111-1114. Read more

Blaauw, M., van Geel, B., Kristen, I., Plessen, B., Lyaruu, A., Engstrom, D.R., van der Plicht, J. & Verschuren, D., 2011. High-resolution 14C dating of a 25,000 year lake-sediment record from equatorial East Africa. Quat. Sci. Rev. 30, 3043-3059. Read more

Gelorini, V., Verbeken, A., van Geel, B., Cocquyt, C. & Verschuren, D., 2011. Modern non-pollen palynomorph (NPP) diversity in East African lake sediments. Rev. Palaeobot. Palynol. 164, 143–173.

Hurrell, E. R., Barker, P. A., Leng, M. J., Vane, C. H., Wynn, P., Kendrick, C. P., Verschuren, D. & Street-Perrott, F. A., 2011. Developing a methodology for carbon isotope analysis of lacustrine diatoms. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 25, 1567-1574. Read more

Mergeay, J., De Meester, L., Eggermont, H. & Verschuren, D., 2011. Priority effects and species sorting in a long paleo-ecological record of repeated community assembly through time. Ecology 92, 2267–2275. Read more

Rumes, B., Eggermont, H. & Verschuren, D., 2011. Distribution and faunal richness of Cladocera in western Uganda crater lakes. Hydrobiologia 676, 39-56. Read more

Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Verschuren, D., Ossebaar, J., Blokker, B., van Houten, R., van der Meer, M.T.J., Plessen, B. & Schouten, S., 2011. A 25,000-year record of climate-induced changes in lowland vegetation of eastern equatorial Africa revealed by the stable carbon-isotopic composition of fossil plant leaf waxes. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 302, 236–246. Read more

Tierney, J.E., Russell, J.M., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Huang, Y. & Verschuren, D., 2011. Late Quaternary behavior of the East African monsoon and the importance of the Congo Air Boundary. Quat. Sci. Rev. 30, 798-807.  Read more

Van Bocxlaer, B., Verschuren, D., Schettler, G. & Kröpelin, S., 2011. Modern and early Holocene mollusc fauna of the Ounianga lakes (northern Chad): implications for the palaeohydrology of the central Sahara. J. Quat. Sci. 26, 433–447. Read more

Van der Meeren, T., Ito, E., Verschuren, D., Almendinger, J.E. & Martens, K., 2011. Valve chemistry of Limnocythere inopinata (Ostracoda) in a cold arid environment - Implications for paleolimnological interpretation. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 306, 116-126. Read more

Van Geel, B., Gelorini, V., Lyaruu, A., Aptroot, A., Rucina, S.M., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Verschuren, D., 2011. Diversity and ecology of tropical African fungal spores from a 25,000-year paleoenvironmental record in southeastern Kenya. Rev. Palaeobot. Palynol. 164, 174-190. Read more

Wolff, C., Haug, G.H., Timmermann, A., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Brauer, A., Sigman, D.M., Cane, M.A. & Verschuren, D., 2011. Reduced interannual rainfall variability in East Africa during the last ice age. Science 333, 743-747. Read more

Dumont, H.J., Kiany, M., Sadeghi, S., 2011. First record of Rhodischnura nursei (Morton) from iran (Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica 40, issue 3, 251-254.

Han, B.P., Wang, T., Xu, L., Lin, Q.Q., Zhang, J.Y., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Carnivorous planktonic Difflugia (Protista, Amoebina Testacea) and their predators. European Journal of Protistology 47, issue 3, 214-223.

Han, B.P., Wang, T. Xu, L., Lin, Q.Q., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Dynamics in space and time of four testate Amoebae (Difflugia spp.) Co-existing in the zooplankton of a reservoir in southern China. European Journal of Protistology 47, issue 3, 224-230.

Han, B.P., Yin, J., Lin, X., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Why is Diaphanosoma (Crustacea: Ctenopoda) so common in the tropics? Influence of temperature and food on the population parameters of Diaphanosoma dubium, and a hypothesis on the nature of tropical cladocerans. Hydrobiologia 668, issue 1, 109-115.

Dumont, H.J., Havel, J.E., Gulati, R., Spaak, P., 2011. Tribute to Stanley Dodson preface.
Hydrobiologia 668, issue 1, 1-2.

Van Damme, K., Sinev, A.Y., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Separation of Anthalona gen.n. from Alona Baird, 1843 (Branchiopoda: Cladocera: Anomopoda): morphology and evolution of scraping stenothermic alonines. Zootaxa issue 2875, 1-64.

Nandini, S., Sarma, S.S.S., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Predatory and toxic effects of the turbellarian (Stenostomum cf leucops) on the population dynamics of Euchlanis dilatata, Plationus patulus (Rotifera) and Moina macrocopa (Cladocera). Hydrobiologia 662, issue 1, 171-177.

Xu, L., Han, B.P., Van Damme, K., Vierstraete, A., Vanfleteren, J.R., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Biogeography and evolution of the Holarctic zooplankton genus Leptodora (Crustacea: Branchiopoda: Haplopoda). Journal of biogeography 38, issue 2, 359-370.

Van Damme, K., Elias-Gutierrez, M., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Three rare European "Alona" taxa (Branchiopoda: Cladocera: Chydoridae), with notes on distribution and taxonomy. Annales de Limnologie- International Journal of Limnology 47, issue 1, 45-63. Read more

Wang, T.A., Xiao, L.J., Lin, Q.Q., Han, B.P., Dumont, H.J., 2011. Pelagic flatworm predation on daphniids in a subtropical reservoir: different effects on Daphnia galeata and on Ceriodaphnia quadrangular. Hydrobiologia 658, issue 1, 139-146.

Dia, A., Dumont, H.J., 2011. The Odonata of Lebanon (Insecta: Odonata). Zoology in the Middle East 52, 63-70.

Van Damme, K., Eggermont, H., 2011. The Afromontane Cladocera (Crustacea: Branchiopoda) of the Rwenzori (Uganda-D. R. Congo): taxonomy, ecology and biogeography. Hydrobiologia 676, issue 1, 57-100. Read more

Van Damme, K., Sinev, A.Y., 2011. A new genus of cave-dwelling microcrustaceans from the Dinaric Region (south-east Europe): adaptations of true stygobitic Cladocera (Crustacea: Branchiopoda). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 161, issue 1, 31-52.

Van Damme, K., Banfield, L., 2011. Past and present human impacts on the biodiversity of Socotra Island (Yemen): implications for future conservation. Zoology in the Middle East 31-88, Supplement 3.

Eggermont, H., Martens, K., 2011. Preface: Cladocera crustaceans: sentinels of environmental change. Hydrobiologia 676, issue 1, 1-7. Read more