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Publications 2017


  • Anderson, R., K. Jürgens, P. J. Hansen (2017):  Mixotrophic phytoflagellate bacterivory field measurements strongly biased by standard approaches: a case study. Front. Microbiol. 8: 1398. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01398.

  • Anistratenko, V. V., M. L. Zettler, O. Y. Anistratenko, (2017): On the taxonomic relationship between Theodoxus pallasi and T. astrachanicus (Gastropoda: Neritidae) from the Ponto-Caspian region. Archiv für Molluskenkunde 146: 213-226.

  • Asmala, E., J. Carstensen, D. Conley, C. Slomp, J. Stadmark, M. Voss (2017): Removal of nitrogen and phosphorus in the Baltic Sea by the coastal filter. Limnol. Oceanogr. 62: 222-238, doi: 10.1002/lno.10644.

  • Barcelos e R. J., K. G. Schulz, M. Voss, Á. Narciso, M. N. Müller, F. V. Reis, M. Cachão, E. B. Azevedo. (2017): Nutrient-specific responses of a phytoplankton community – A case study of the North Atlantic Gyre, Azores . J. Plankton Res.

  • Beier, S., D. Shen,  T. Schott, K. Jürgens (2017): Metatranscriptomic data reveal the effect of different community properties on multifunctional redundancy. Molec. Ecol. 26: 6813-6826.

  • Beisiegel, K., A. Darr, M. Gogina and M. L. Zettler (2017): Benefits and shortcomings of non-destructive benthic imagery for monitoring hard-bottom habitats. Mar. Poll. Bull. 121: 5-15, doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.04.009.

  • Engel, A., H. W. Bange, M. Cunliffe, S. M. Burrows, G. Friedrichs, L. Galgani, H. Herrmann, N. Hertkorn, M. Johnson, P. Liss, P. Quinn, M. Schartau, A. Soloviev, C. Stolle, R. Upstill-Goddard, M. van Pinxteren, B. Zaencker (2017): The ocean’s vital skin: Towards an integrated understanding of the sea surface microlayer. Fron. Mar. Sci. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00165.

  • Eglīte, E., D. Wodarg, J. Dutz, N. Wasmund, G. Nausch, I. Liskow, D. Schulz-Bull and N. Loick-Wilde (accepted). Strategies of amino acid supply in mesozooplankton during cyanobacteria blooms: a stable nitrogen isotope approach. Ecosphere.

  • Fuchs, A., J. Klier, F. Pinto, G. B. Selmeczy,  B. Szabó, J. Padisák, K. Jürgens, P. Casper, (2017): Effects of artificial thermocline deepening on sedimentation rates and microbial processes in the sediment. Hydrobiologia 799: 65-81.

  • Gogina, M., C. Morys, S. Forster, U. Gräwe, R. Friedland, M. L. Zettler (2017): Towards benthic ecosystem functioning maps: Quantifying bioturbation potential in the German part of the Baltic Sea. Ecol. Indic. 73: 574-588.

  • Grubisic, L. M., S. Bertilsson, A. Eiler, F. Heinrich, A. Brutemark, L. Alonso-Saez, A. F.  Andersson, L. Gantner, L. Riemann, S. Beier (2017): Lake bacterioplankton dynamics over diurnal timescales. Freshw. Biol. 62(1): 191–204.Hellemann, D., P. Tallberg, I. Bartl, M. Voss, S. Hietanen (2017): Denitrification in an oligotrophic estuary: a delayed sink for riverine nitrate Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 583:63-80, 10.3354/meps12359.

  • Herlemann D.P.R., M. Manecki, T. Dittmar, K. Jürgens (2017): Differential responses of marine, mesohaline, and oligohaline bacterial communities to the addition of terrigenous carbon. Environ. Microb. Vol. 19, Issue 8, 3098–3117.

  • Herlemann, D.P.R., M. Manecki, T. Dittmar, K. Jürgens (2017): Limited decomposition of terrigenous dissolved organic matter in the Baltic Sea: Role of abiotic and biotic factors. Environ. Microbiol. 19: 3098-3117.

  • Kesy, K., A. Hentzsch, F. Klaeger, S. Oberbeckmann, S. Mothes, M. Labrenz, (2017): Fate and stability of polyamide-associated bacterial assemblages after their passage through the digestive tract of the blue mussel Mytilus edulis. Mar. Poll. Bull. 125, 132–138.

  • Köstner, N., L. Scharnreitner, K. Jürgens, M. Labrenz, G. J. Herndl, C. Winter (2017): High viral abundance as a consequence of low viral decay in the Baltic Sea redoxcline. Plos One 12(6): e0178467.

  • Loick-Wilde, N., D. Bombar, H. N. Doan, L. N. Nguyen, A. M. Nguyen-Thi, M. Voss and J. W. Dippner (2017):  Microplankton biomass and diversity in the Vietnamese upwelling area during SW monsoon under normal conditions and after an ENSO event. Prog.  Oceanogr. 153: 1-15.

  • Loick-Wilde, N., E. Eglīte, S. C. Weber, D. Schulz-Bull, D. Wodarg, I. Liskow, N. Wasmund and J. P. Montoya (2017): De novo amino acid synthesis and turnover during N2 fixation. Limnol. Oceanogr. doi 10.1002/lno.10755.

  • Rahlff, J. Ch. Stolle, H.-A.Giebel, Th. Brinkhoff, M. Ribas-Ribas, D. Hodapp, O. Wurl (2017): High wind speeds prevent formation of a distinct bacterioneuston community in the sea-surface microlayer; Fems. Microbiol. Ecol. doi:

  • Rahlff, J. C. Stolle, O. Wurl (2017): SISI: A new device for in situ incubations at the Ocean Surface; J. Mar. Sci. Eng. doi:10.3390/jmse5040046.

  • Ribas Ribas, M., N. Ili Hamizah Mustaffa, J. Rahlff, C. Stolle, O. Wurl (2017): Sea Surface Scanner (S3): A catamaran for high-resolution measurements of biogeochemical properties of the sea surface microlayer.  J. Atmos.  Ocean Tech. DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0017.1.

  • Richter, K. N., S. O. Rizzoli, S. Jähne, A. Vogts, J. Lovric (2017):Review of combined isotopic and optical nanoscopy. Neurophotonics, 4(2), 020901. doi: 10.1117/1.NPh.4.2.020901 (Open Access).

  • Rogge, A., A. Vogts, M. Voss, K. Jürgens, G. Jost, M. Labrenz (2017):Success of chemolithoautotrophic SUP05 and Sulfurimonas GD17 cells in pelagic Baltic Sea redox zones is facilitated by their lifestyles as K- and r-strategists. Environ. Microbiol. 19, 2495-2506. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.13783.

  • Romano, S., V. Bondarev, M. Kölling, T. Dittmar, H. N. Schulz-Vogt (2017)
Titel: Phosphate Limitation Triggers the Dissolution of Precipitated Iron by the Marine Bacterium Pseudovib- rio sp. FO-BEG1. Front. Microbiol. 8:364. doi: 10.3389/ fmicb.2017.00364.

  • Schmale, O., J. Wäge, V. Mohrholz, N. Wasmund, U. Gräwe, G. Rehder, M. Labrenz and N. Loick-Wilde (2017): The contribution of zooplankton to methane supersaturation in the oxygenated upper waters of the central Baltic Sea. Limnol. Oceanogr. doi:10.1002/lno.10640.

  • Seidel, M., M. Manecki, D. P. R. Herlemann, B. Deutsch, D. Schulz-Bull, K. Jürgens,  T. Dittmar, T. (2017): Composition and transformation of dissolved organic matter in the Baltic Sea. Front. Earth Sci. 5: 31.doi: 10.3389/feart.2017.00031.

  • Thibodeau, B., D. Bauch, M. Voss (2017): Nitrogen dynamic in Eurasian coastal Arctic ecosystem: Insight from nitrogen isotope. Global Biogeochem. Cy. 31, 1-14,  doi:10.1002/2016GB005593.

  • Urubschurov V., K. Büsing, G. Freyer, D. P. R. Herlemann, W. B. Souffrant and A. Zeyner A. (2017): New insights into the role of the porcine intestinal yeast, Kazachstania slooffiae, in intestinal environment of weaned piglets. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. Feb 1;93(2):fiw245.

  • v. Scheibner, M., U. Sommer, K. Jürgens (2017): Tight Coupling of Glaciecola spp. and diatoms during cold-water phytoplankton spring blooms. Front. Microbiol. 8: 27. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00027.

  • Wasmund, N., Kownacka, J., Göbel, J., Jaanus, A., Johansen, M., Jurgensone, I., Lehtinen, S., Powilleit, M. (2017): The diatom/dinoflagellate index as an indicator of ecosystem changes in the Baltic Sea. 1. Principle and handling instruction. Front. Mar. Sci. 4 (22): 1-13. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00022.

  • Wasmund, N. (2017): Recruitment of bloom-forming cyanobacteria from winter/spring populations in the Baltic Sea verified by a mesocosm approach. Boreal Env. Res. 22: 445–455.

  • Weber, F., Mylnikov, A. P., Jürgens, K., Wylezich, C. (2017): Culturing heterotrophic protists from the Baltic Sea: Mostly the “usual suspects” but a few novelties as well. J. Euk. Microbiol. 64: 153-163.

  • Winde, V., A. Mahler, M. Voss, M. E. Böttcher (2017): Bladder wrack (Fucus vesiculosus) as a multi-isotope bio-monitor in an urbanized fjord of the western Baltic Sea. Isot. Environ. Healt. S.doi 10.1080/10256016.2017.1316980.

  • Xenopoulos, M. A., J. A. Dowingn, M. D. Kumar, S. Menden-Deuer, M. Voss (2017):  Headwaters to oceans: ecological and biogeochemical contrasts across the  aquatic continuum. Limnol. Oceanogr. 62: S3-S14, DOI: 10.1002/lno.10721.

  • Zettler, M. L., R. Friedland, M. Gogina, A. Darr (2017): Variation in benthic long-term data of transitional waters: Is interpretation more than speculation? PLoS ONE 12(4): e0175746.

  • Zettler, M. L., Zettler, A. (2017): A new species of Niphargus (Amphipoda, Niphargidae) from Crete (Greece). Crustaceana 90: 1415-1426. 


  • Andersson, A., T. Tamminen, S. Lehtinen, K. Jürgens, M. Labrenz, M. Viitasalo, (2017): The pelagic food web. In: Biological Oceanography of the Baltic Sea, Eds: Snoeijs-Leijonmalm, P., Schubert, H., Radziejewska, T. (eds). Springer: p.281-332.

  • van Beusekom, J., R. Thiel, I. Bobsien, M. Boersma, Ch. Buschbaum, A. Dänhardt, A. Darr, R. Friedland, M. Kloppmann, I. Kröncke, J. Rick, M. Wetzel: Aquatische Ökosysteme: Nordsee, Wattenmeer, Elbeästuar und Ostsee; in: H. Storch, I. Meinke, M. Claußen (Hrsg.), Hamburger Klimabericht – Wissen über Klima, Klimawandel und Auswirkungen in Hamburg und Norddeutschland, doi:10.1007/978-3-662-55379-4

  • Eilola, K., S. Lindqvist, E. Almroth-Rosell, M. Edman, I. Wåhlström, M. Bartoli, Dorota Burska, J. Carstensen, D. Hellemann, S. Hietanen, S. Hulth, U. Janas, H. Kendzierska, D. Pryputniewicz-Flis, M. Voss and M. Zilius (2017): Linking process rates with modelling data and ecosystem characteristics. Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, Norrköping Sweden. Report Oceanography, No. 61. ISSN 0283-1112.[nbsp

  • Voss, M., J. Dippner (2017): Die Ostsee (p. 315-328) In: G. Hempel, W. Hagen, K. Bischof Faszination Meeresforschung: Ein ökologisches Lesebuch Springer Verlag 2. Auflage 573pp ISBN-Nr. 978-3-662-49713-5.

  • Zettler, M. L., Zettler, A. (2017): Marine and freshwater Amphipoda from the Baltic Sea and adjacent territories. Conchbooks, Harxheim: 845pp.

  • Zettler, M. L., A. Darr, M. Labrenz, S. Sagert, U. Selig, U. Siebert, N. Stybel (2017): Biological indicators. In: P. Snoeijs, H. Schubert, T. Radziejewska (eds.): Biological Oceanography of the Baltic Sea. Springer: 513-526.



  • Schoening T, J. Durden, I. Preuss, A. A. Branzan, A. Purser, B. De Smet, C. Dominguez-Carrió, C. Yesson, D. de Jonge, D. Lindsay, J. Schulz, K. Möller, K. Beisiegel, L. Kuhnz, M. Hoeberechts, N. Piechaud, S. Sharuga, T. Treibitz (2017): Report on the Marine Imaging Workshop 2017. Research Ideas and Outcomes 3: e13820.

  • Wasmund N., J. Dutz, F. Pollehne, H. Siegel & Zettler M. L. (2017): Biological assessment of the Baltic Sea 2016. Meereswiss. Ber., Warnemünde 105: 1-98.


  • Zettler, M. L. (2017): Mollusken in ausgewählten Seen und Flüssen Süd-Litauens. Mitteilungen der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft 97: 21-31. 

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