Papers

 

2018

Schuck, M., Pasinelli, G., Müller, W., Spaar, R., Aebischer, A., Barbalat, A., Bassin, A., Bühlmann, J., Horisberger, D., Knaus, P., Lüthi, T., Martinez, N., Müller, M., Mulhauser, B., Pauli, H.R., Thiel-Egenter, C., Weggler, M., Ayé, R., 2018: Entwicklung von Bestand und Verbreitung des Mittelspechts Dendrocopos medius in der Schweiz. Ornithol. Beob. 115: 91-106.

Van der Spek, V., Martinez, N., 2018: Identification and temporal distribution of hybrid redstarts and Eastern Black Redstart in Europe. Dutch Birding 40: 141-151.

Arbeiter S., Roth T., Helmecke A., Haferland HJ, Tanneberger F, Bellebaum J, 2018. Conflict between habitat conservation and Corncrake Crex crex brood protection in managed floodplain meadows. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 265: 15-21.

Dufresnes, C., Leuenberger, J., Amrhein, V., Bühler, C., Thiébaud, J., Bohnenstengel, T. & Dubey, S. 2018. Invasion genetics of marsh frogs (Pelophylax ridibundus sensu lato) in Switzerland. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 123: 402-410.

Roth, T., Allan, E., Pearman, P. B. & Amrhein, V. 2018. Functional ecology and imperfect detection of species. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 9: 917-928.

Weber D., Roth T., Tesini C., Thiel D., 2018. Widespread distribution of Pine martens (Martes martes) in a fragmented suburban landscape. Mammal Research, 63: 349–356.

   

2017

Amrhein, V., Korner-Nievergelt, F. & Roth, T. 2017. The earth is flat (p>0.05): Significance thresholds and the crisis of unreplicable research. PeerJ 5: e3544.

Martinez N., Roth T., Moser V., Oesterhelt G., Pfarr Gamke B., Richterich P., Tschopp T.B., Spiess M., Birrer S. 2017: Bestandsentwicklung von Brutvögeln in der Reinacher Ebene (Kanton Basel-Landschaft) von 1997 bis 2016. Ornithol. Beob. 114: 257-274.

Martinez N., Roth T. 2017: Bestandsentwicklung und Brutbiologie des Gartenrotschwanzes Phoenicurus phoenicurus in der Nordwestschweiz. Ornithol. Beob. 114: 179–200.

 

Martinez N., Birrer S. 2017: Entwicklung ausgewählter Vogelarten im Landwirtschaftsgebiet des Kantons Basel-Landschaft. Ornithol. Beob. 114: 161–178.

 

Arbeiter, S.; Roth, T.; Helmecke, A.; Haferland, H.; Bellebaum, J., 2017: How to count a vagabond? – Population estimation in the Corncrake Crex crex. Vogelwelt 137: 75-79.

 

Roth, T.; Bader, L.; Fara, P.; Heer, L.; Flück, H.; Lüthi, T.; Schlup, B.; Schwaller, T., 2017: Timing and body condition of dichromatic Black Redstarts during autumn migration. Ecology and Evolution 7(10): 3567-3573.

 

Roth, T.; Kohli, L.; Rihm, B.; Meier, R.; Achermann, B., 2017: Using change-point models to estimate empirical critical loads for nitrogen in mountain ecosystems. Environmental Pollution 220: 1480-1487.

 

Zellweger, F.; Roth, T.; Bugmann, H.; Bollmann, K., 2017: Beta diversity of plants, birds and butterflies is closely associated with climate and habitat structure. Global Ecology and Geography 2017: 1-9.

 
   

2016

Cattin, L.; Schuerch, J.; Salamin, N.; Dubey, S., 2016: Why are some species older than others? A large-scale study of vertebrates. BMC Evolutionary Biology 16(1): 90.

 

Lang, A.; Bühler, C.; Dolek, M.; Roth, T.; Züghart, W., 2016: Estimating sampling efficiency of diurnal Lepidoptera in farmland. Journal of Insect Conservation 20: 35-48.

 

Martinez, N.; Al-Assad, A.; Matti, D.; Roth, T., Stalling, D.; Stalling, T., 2016: First documented record of White-crowned Wheatear Oenanthe leucopyga in Syria and records there of Desert Lark Ammomanes deserti annae and Basalt Wheatear Oenanthe lugens warriae, all 2009. Sandgrouse 38: 161-164.

 

Martinez, N.; Maumary, L., 2016: Oiseaux rares et observations inhabituelles en Suisse en 2015. Nos Oiseaux 63(4): 243-257.

 

Martinez, N.; Maumary, L., 2016: Seltene Vogelarten und ungewöhnliche Vogelbeobachtungen in der Schweiz im Jahre 2015. Ornithol. Beob. 113: 269-298.

 

Roth, T.; Bühler, C.; Amrhein, V., 2016: Estimating effects of species interactions on populations of endangered species. The American Naturalist 187: 457-467.

 

Standovár, T.; Szmorad, F.; Kovács, B.; Kelemen, K.; Plattner, M.; Roth, T.; Pataki, Z., 2016: A novel forest state assessment methodology to support conservation and forest management planning. Community Ecology 17(2): 167-177.

 

Zellweger, F.; Baltensweiler, A.; Ginzler, C.; Roth, T.; Braunisch, V.; Bugmann, H.; Bollmann, K., 2016: Environmental predictors of species richness in forest landscapes: abiotic factors versus vegetation structure. Journal of Biogeography 43: 1080-1090.

 
   

2015

 

Fluri M. 2015: Bemerkenswerte faunistische Nachweise von Köcherfliegen (Trichoptera) im Mühlebach (Welschenrohr, SO). Entomo Helvetica Bd. 8: 7-12.

Cahenzli, F.; Wenk, B.A.; Erhardt, A., 2015: Female butterflies adapt and allocate their progeny to the host-plant quality of their own larval experience. Ecology 96(7): 1966-1973.

 

Giamboni, M., 2015: Abfalldeponien im ländlichen Raum: Was früher eine «pragmatische» Entsorgung war, ist heute eine problematische Hinterlassenschaft für die Umwelt. Regio Basiliensis 56(2): 81-88.

 

Korner-Nievergelt, F.; Behr, O.; Brinkmann, R.; Etterson, M.A.; Huso, M.M.P.; Dalthorp, D.; Korner-Nievergelt, P.; Roth, T.; Niermann, I., 2015: Mortality estimation from carcass searches using the R-package carcass - a tutorial. Wildlife Biology 21: 30-43.

 

Korner-Nievergelt, F.; Von Felten, S.; Roth, T.; Almasi, B.; Guélat J.; Korner-Nievergelt, P., 2015: Bayesian Data Analysis in Ecology Using Linear Models with R, BUGS, and Stan, Elsevier. 328 S.

 

Roth, T.; Kohli, L.; Rihm, B.; Amrhein, V.; Achermann, B., 2015: Nitrogen deposition and multi-dimensional plant diversity at the landscape scale. Royal Society Open Science 2: 150017.

 

Strebel, N.; Bühler, Ch., 2015: Recent shifts in plant species suggest opposing land-use changes in alpine pastures. Alpine Botany 125: 1-9.

 

Theis, A.; Bosia, T.; Roth, T.; Salzburger, W.; Egger, B., 2015: Egg-spot pattern and body size asymmetries influence male aggression in haplochromine cichlid fishes. Behavioral Ecology 26: 1512-1519.

 

Van Swaay, C.A.M.; Van Strien, A.J.; Aghababyan, K.; […]; Roth, T.; […]; Warren, M.S., (2015): The European Butterfly Indicator for Grassland species 1990-2013. Report VS2015.009, De Vlinderstichting, Wageningen. 37 S.

 

Zellweger, F.; Braunisch, V.; Morsdorf, F.; Baltensweiler, A.; Abegg, M.; Roth, T.; Bugmann, H.; Bollmann, K., 2015: Disentangling the effects of climate, topography, soil and vegetation on stand-scale species richness in temperate forests. Forest Ecology and Management 349: 36-44.

 
   

2014

Ayé, R.; Martinez, N.; Stalling, T., 2014: The vocalisations of Ehrenberg’s Redstart. British Birds 107: 26-36.

 

Martinez, N.; Zingg, S., 2014: Zweitbruten beim Gartenroschwanz Phoenicurus phoenicurus in der Schweiz. Ornithol. Beob. 111(3): 239-246.

 

Roth, T.; Plattner, M.; Amrhein, V., 2014: Plants, birds and butterflies: short-term responses of species communities to climate warming vary by taxon and with altitude. PLoS ONE 9: e82490.

 
Roth, T.; Strebel, N.; Amrhein, V., 2014: Estimating unbiased phenological trends by adapting site-occupancy models. Ecology 95: 2144-2154.  

Sattler, T.; Pezzatti, G.B.; Nobis, M.; Obrist, M.K.; Roth, T.; Moretti, M., 2014: Selection of multiple umbrella species for functional and taxonomic diversity to represent urban biodiversity. Conservation Biology 28(2): 414-426.

 

Schweizer, M.; Ayé, R.; Kashkarov, R.; Roth, T., 2014: Conservation Action Based on Threatened Species Capture Taxonomic and Phylogenetic Richness in Breeding and Wintering Populations of Central Asian Birds. PLoS ONE 9:e110511.

 
Sprau, P.; Roth, T.; Amrhein, V.; Naguib, M., 2014: Effects of previous intrusion pressure on territorial responses in nightingales. Journal of Ornithology 155: 111-119.  
   

2013

Altermatt, F.; Seymour, M.; Martinez, N., 2013: River network properties shape alpha-diversity and community similarity patterns of aquatic insect communities across major drainage basins. J. Biogeogr. 40: 2249-2260.

 

Martinez, N.; Lüthi, T.; Müller, W.; Pauli, H.R.; Suter, C.; Biper, J.P.; Borer, J.; Christen, W.; Schlup, B.; Ayé, R., 2013: Der Bestand des Mittelspechts Dendrocopos medius in den Kantonen Basel-Landschaft, Basel-Stadt und Solothurn. Ornithol. Beob. 110(2): 77-92.

 

Roth, T.; Kohli, L.; Rihm, B.; Achermann, B., 2013: Nitrogen deposition is negatively related to species richness and species composition of vascular plants and bryophytes in Swiss mountain grassland. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 178: 121-126.

 

Schlup, B.; Stalling, T.; Plattner, P.; Weber, D., 2013: Die Artenvielfalt des durchschnittlichen Dauergrünlands der Schweiz. Ein Vergleich zu naturschutzfachlich wertvollen Wiesen und Weiden. Naturschutz und Landschaftsplanung 45(1): 13-20.

 
Sprau, P.; Roth, T., Amrhein, V.; Naguib, M., 2013: The predictive value of trill performance in a large repertoire songbird, the nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos. Journal of Avian Biology 44: 567-574.  
   

2012

Martinez, N., 2012: Sparse vegetation predicts clutch size in Common Redstarts Phoenicurus phoenicurus. Bird Study 59: 315-319.

 

Martinez, N.; Borer, J.; Walser, T., 2012: Veränderung der Vogelwelt im Offenland von Erschwil (Kanton Solothurn) zwischen 1994 und 2010. Ornithol. Beob. 109: 31-42.

 

Roth, T.; Sprau, P.; Naguib, M., Amrhein, V., 2012: Sexually selected signaling in birds: a case for Bayesian change-point analysis of behavioral routines. The Auk 129: 660-669.

 
   

2011

Bühler, Ch.; Roth, T., 2011: Spread of common species results in local-scale floristic homogenization in grassland of Switzerland. Diversity and Distributions 17(6): 1089-1098.

 

Kery, M.; Gardner, B.; Stoeckle T.; Weber, D.; Royle, J.A., 2011: Use of Spatial Capture-Recapture Modeling and DNA Data to Estimate Densities of Elusive Animals. Conservation Biology 25: 356-364.

 

Naguib, M.; Kunc, H. P.; Sprau, P.; Roth, T.; Amrhein, V., 2011: Communication networks and spatial ecology in Nightingales. Advances in the Study of Behavior 43: 239-271.

 
   

2010

Burki, S.; Roth, T.; Robin, K. ; Weber, D., 2010. Lure sticks as a method to detect pine martens Martes martes. Acta Theriologica 55:223-230.

 

Dorazio, R. M.; Kéry, M.; Royle, A.J.; Plattner, M., 2010: Models for inference in dynamic metacommunity systems. Egology 91(8): 2466-2475.

 

Kobialka, H.; Plattner, M.; Rüetschi, J., 2010: Das Biodiversitätsmonitoring der Schweiz. Methoden und Ergebnisse am Beispiel der Mollusken. Natur und Landschaft 85/4: 142-148.

 

Roth, T.; Amrhein, V., 2010: Estimating individual survival using territory occupancy data on unmarked animals. Journal of Applied Ecology 47: 386-392.

 

Sprau, P.; Roth, T.; Schmidt, R.; Amrhein, V.; Naguib, M., 2010: Communication across territory boundaries: distance dependent responses in nightingales. Behavioral Ecology 21: 1011-1017.

 

Sprau, P.; Schmidt, R.; Roth, T.; Amrhein, V.; Naguib, M., 2010: Effects of rapid broadband trills on responses to song overlapping in nightingales. Ethology 116: 300-308.

 
   

2009

Kéry, M; Royle, A.J.; Plattner, M.; Dorazio, R. M., 2009: Species richness and occupancy estimation in communities subject to temporary emigration. Ecolgy 90 (5): 1279-1290.

 

Martinez, N.; Küttel, M.; Weber, D., 2009: Deutliche Zunahme wildlebener Tierarten in der Schweiz seit 1900. Naturschutz und Landschaftsplanung 41(12): 375-381.

 

Roth, T.; Sprau, P.; Schmidt, R.; Naguib, M.; Amrhein, V., 2009: Sex-specific timing of mate searching and territory prospecting in the nightingale: nocturnal life of females. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series B 276: 2045-2050.

 
   

2008

Altermatt, F.; Birrer, S.; Plattner, M.; Ramseier, P.; Stalling, T, 2008: Erste Resultate zu den Tagfaltern im Biodiversitätsmonitoring Schweiz. Entomo Helvetica 1: 75-83.

 

Roth, T.; Amrhein, V.; Peter, B.; Weber, D., 2008: A Swiss agri-environment scheme effectively enhances species richness for some taxa over time. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 125: 167-172.

 

Roth, T.; Weber, D., 2008: Top predators as indicators for species richness? Prey species are just as useful. Journal of Applied Ecology 45(3): 987-991.

 

Wohlgemuth, T.; Nobis, M.P.; Kienast, F.; Plattner, M., 2008: Modelling vascular plant diversity at the landscape scale using systematic samples. J. Biogeogr. 35: 1226-1240.

 
   

2007

Brändli, U.-B.; Bühler, Ch.; Zangger, A., 2007: Waldindikatoren zur Artenvielfalt: Erkenntnisse aus LFI und BDM. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für das Forstwesen 158: 243-254.

 

Bühler, Ch., 2007: Wunsch und Wirklichkeit – Wie lässt sich ein GVO-Monitoring kosteneffizient realisieren? In: Bundesamt für Naturschutz (BfN) (ed.): GVO-Monitoring vor der Umsetzung. Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt, Heft 49. Bonn, Bad Godesberg.

 

Kéry, M.; Plattner, M., 2007: Species richness estimation and determinants of species detectability in butterfly monitoring programmes. Ecological Entomology 32: 53-61.

 

Pearman, P.; Weber, D., 2007: Common species determine richness patterns in biodiversity indicator taxa. Biological Conservation 138: 109-119.

 
   

2006

Bühler, Ch., 2006: Biodiversity monitoring in Switzerland: What can we learn for general surveillance of GM crops? J. Verbr. Lebensm. 1: 37-41.

 
   

2004

Plattner, M.; Birrer, S.; Weber, D., 2004; Data quality in monitoring plant species richness in Switzerland. Community Ecology 5 (1): 135-143.

 

Weber, D.; Hintermann, U.; Zangger, A.; 2004; Scale and trends in species richness: considerations for monitoring biological diversity for political purposes. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 13: 97-104.

 
   

2002

Hintermann, U.; Weber, D.; Zangger, A.; Schmill, J., 2002: Monitoring de la biodiversité en Suisse. Mémoires de la Société Botanique de Genève 3: 87-102.

 
   

2000

 Hintermann, U.; Weber, D.; Zangger, A., 2000: Biodiversity monitoring in Switzerland. Schriftenreihe für Landschaftspflege und Naturschutz 62: 47-58.