Institute of



Elke Graffam
Institute of Biodiversity

Bundesallee 65
38116 Braunschweig
Phone: +49 531 596 2502
Fax: +49 531 596 2599

Selected publications of 2019 and 2020

Beyer N, Gabriel D, Kirsch F, Schulz-Kesting K, Dauber J, Westphal C (2020) Functional groups of wild bees respond differently to faba bean (Vicia faba L.) cultivation at landscape scale. J Appl Ecol:in Press, DOI:10.1111/1365-2664.13745

Pérez-Sánchez AJ, Schibalski A, Schröder B, Klimek S, Dauber J (2020) Disentangling the effects of host resources, local, and landscape variables on the occurrence pattern of the dusky large blue butterfly (Phengaris nausithous) in upland grasslands. J Insect Conserv 24:327–341,

Lomba A, Moreira F, Klimek S, Jongman RHG, Sullivan C, Moran J, Poux X, Honrado JP, Pinto-Correia T, Plieninger T, McCracken DI (2020) Back to the future: rethinking socioecological systems underlying high nature value farmlands. Front Ecol Environ 18(1):36-42.

Márton Szoboszlay, Astrid Näther, Bei Liu, Angel Carrillo, Thelma Castellanos, Kornelia Smalla, Zhongjun Jia, Christoph C. Tebbe. Contrasting microbial community responses to salinization and straw amendment in a semiarid bare soil and its wheat rhizosphere. Scientific Reports. 2019; 9:9795.

Kueneman JG, Bletz MC, McKenzie VJ, Becker CG, Joseph MB, Abarca JG, Archer H, Arellano AL, Bataille A, Becker M, Belden LK, Crottini A, Geffers R, Haddad CFB, Harris RN, Holden WM, Hughey M, Jarek M, Kearns PJ, Kerby JL, Kielgast J, Kurabayashi A, Longo AV, Loudon A, Medina D, Nunez JJ, Perl RGB, Pinto-Tomas A, Rabemananjara FCE, Rebollar EA, Rodriguez A, Rollins-Smith L, Stevenson R, Tebbe CC, Asensio, GV, Waldman B, Walke JB, Whitfield SM, Zamudio KR, Chaves IZ, Woodhams DC, Vences, M (2019) Community richness of amphibian skin bacteria correlates with bioclimate at the global scale. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3, 381-389. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-019-0798-1

Poeplau C, Helfrich M, Dechow R, Szoboszlay M, Tebbe CC, Don A, Greiner B, Thum U, Orevaar H, Geerts R (2019) Increased microbial anabolism contributes to soil carbon sequestration by mineral fertilization in temperate grasslands. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 130, 167-176. DOI:10.1016/j.soilbio.2018.12.019

Obayomi O, Bernstein N, Edelstein M, Vonshak A, Ghazayarn L, Ben-Hur M, Tebbe CC, Gillor O (2019) Importance of soil texture to the fate of pathogens introduced by irrigation with treated wastewater. Science of the Total Environment 653, 886-896. DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.378

Plaas E, Meyer-Wolfarth F, Banse M, Bengtsson J, Bergmann H, Faber J, Potthoff M, Runge T, Schrader S, Taylor A (2019) Towards valuation of biodiversity in agricultural soils: a case for earthworms. Ecological Economics 159, 291-300. DOI:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2019.02.003

Dier M, Sickora J, Erbs M, Weigel H-J, Zörb C, Manderscheid R (2019). Positive effects of free air CO2 enrichment on N remobilization and post-anthesis N uptake in winter wheat. Field Crops Research 234, 107-118.