Dr Rudiger Riesch

  1. 2019
  2. Forthcoming

    Multiple traits and multifarious environments: integrated divergence of morphology and life history

    Riesch, R., Martin, R. & Langerhans, B., 2 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Oikos.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. E-pub ahead of print

    Geographical and temporal variation of multiple paternity in invasive mosquitofish (Gambusia holbrooki, Gambusia affinis)

    Gao, J., Santi, F., Zhou, L., Wang, X., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 1 Nov 2019, In : Molecular Ecology . p. 1-15 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    Life histories of guppies (Poecilia reticulata Peters, 1869; Poeciliidae) from the Pitch Lake in Trinidad

    Santi, F., Bierbach, D., Schartl, M. & Riesch, R., 22 Oct 2019, In : Caribbean Journal of Science. 49, 2-3, p. 255-262 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. E-pub ahead of print

    Phenotypic differentiation in a heterogeneous environment: morphological and life-history responses to ecological gradients in a livebearing fish

    Santi, F., Petry, A. C., Plath, M. & Riesch, R., 13 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Zoology . p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Especiación ecológica y origen de nuevas especies en el complejo Poecilia mexicana basado en estudios de genética

    García de León, F. J., Schlupp, I., Plath, M., Riesch, R. & Tobler, M., 3 Jun 2019, La biodiversidad en Tabasco: Estudio de Estado. México: CONABIO (Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad), p. 425-431

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Published

    AURITA: an affordable, autonomous recording device for simultaneous bioacoustic monitoring of audible and ultrasonic frequencies

    Beason, R., Riesch, R. & Koricheva, J., 15 May 2019, In : Bioacoustics . 28, 4, p. 381-396 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 2018
  9. Published

    Thermal regime drives a latitudinal gradient in morphology and life history in a livebearing fish

    Riesch, R., Martin, R., Diamond, S., Jourdan, J., Plath, M. & Langerhans, B., Sep 2018, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 125, 1, p. 126-141 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Natural and sexual selection drive multivariate phenotypic divergence along climatic gradients in an invasive fish

    Ouyang, X., Gao, J., Xie, M., Liu, B., Zhou, L., Chen, B., Jourdan, J., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 24 Jul 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, p. 1-22 22 p., 11164.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Evolution in caves: selection from darkness causes spinal deformities in teleost fishes

    Torres-Dowdall, J., Karagic, N., Plath, M. & Riesch, R., Jun 2018, In : Biology Letters. 14, 6, p. 1-4 4 p., 20180197.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Female Choice Undermines the Emergence of Strong Sexual Isolation between Locally Adapted Populations of Atlantic Mollies (Poecilia mexicana)

    Zimmer, C., Riesch, R., Jourdan, J., Bierbach, D., Arias-Rodriguez, L. & Plath, M., 2 May 2018, In : Genes. 9, 5, p. 1-30 30 p., 232.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    Ecology and evolution along environmental gradients

    Riesch, R., Plath, M. & Bierbach, D., Apr 2018, In : Current Zoology. 64, 2, p. 193–196 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  14. Published

    Extreme environments and the origins of biodiversity: Adaptation and speciation in sulphide spring fishes

    Tobler, M., Kelley, J., Plath, M. & Riesch, R., Feb 2018, In : Molecular Ecology . 27, 4, p. 843-859 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. 2017
  16. Published

    Long-term balancing selection on chromosomal variants associated with crypsis in a stick insect

    Lindtke, D., Lucek, K., Soria-Carrasco, V., Villoutreix, R., Farkas, T., Riesch, R., Dennis, S., Gompert, Z. & Nosil, P., Nov 2017, In : Molecular Ecology . 26, 22, p. 6189–6205 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Evolution - Angepasst an eine tödliche Umwelt

    Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 18 Oct 2017, Spektrum der Wissenschaft, 17, 11, p. 36-41 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to non-peer-reviewed publicationNewspaper article

  18. Published

    Predation risk and abiotic habitat parameters affect personality traits in extremophile populations of a neotropical fish (Poecilia vivipara)

    Sommer-Trembo, C., Petry, A. C., Gomes Silva, G., Vurusic, S. M., Gismann, J., Baier, J., Krause, S., de Araujo Cardoso, J., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., Aug 2017, In : Ecology and Evolution. 7, 16, p. 6570-6581 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Orcas – Artbildung einmal anders

    Riesch, R., 22 Mar 2017, Spektrum der Wissenschaft, 4.17, p. 30-38 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to non-peer-reviewed publicationNewspaper article

  20. Published

    Evolution at the Limits

    Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 14 Mar 2017, Scientific American, 316, 4, p. 54-59 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to non-peer-reviewed publicationNewspaper article

  21. Published

    Transitions between phases of genomic differentiation during stick-insect speciation

    Riesch, R., Muschick, M., Lindtke, D., Villoutreix, R., Comeault, A., Farkas, T., Lucek, K., Hellen, E., Soria-Carrasco, V., Dennis, S., de Carvalho, C., Safran, R., Sandoval, C., Feder, J., Gries, R., Crespi, B., Gries, G., Gompert, Z. & Nosil, P., 17 Feb 2017, In : Nature Ecology & Evolution. 1, p. 1-13 13 p., 0082.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. 2016
  23. Published

    Shared and unique patterns of phenotypic diversification along a stream gradient in two congeneric species

    Jourdan, J., Krause, S., Lazar, M., Zimmer, C., Sommer-Trembo, C., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Klaus, S., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 16 Dec 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-20 20 p., 38971.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Species in the Making

    Riesch, R., 1 Nov 2016, Scientific American, 315, 5, p. 54-61 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to non-peer-reviewed publicationNewspaper article

  25. Published

    Toxic hydrogen sulphide shapes brain anatomy: a comparative study of sulphide‐adapted ecotypes in the Poecilia mexicana complex

    Schulz-Mirbach, T., Eifert, C., Riesch, R., Farnworth, M., Zimmer, C., Bierbach, D., Klaus, S., Tobler, M., Streit, B., Indy, J. R., Arias-Rodriguez, L. & Plath, M., Nov 2016, In : Journal of Zoology . 300, 3, p. 163-176 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Does personality affect premating isolation between locally-adapted populations?

    Sommer-Trembo, C., Bierbach, D., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Verel, Y., Jourdan, J., Zimmer, C., Riesch, R., Streit, B. & Plath, M., 23 Jun 2016, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 16, p. 1-13 13 p., 138.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Extremophile Poeciliidae: multivariate insights into the complexity of speciation along replicated ecological gradients

    Riesch, R., Tobler, M., Lerp, H., Jourdan, J., Doumas, T., Nosil, P., Langerhans, B. & Plath, M., 22 Jun 2016, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 16, p. 1-15 15 p., 136.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    Adaptive growth reduction in response to fish kairomones allows mosquito larvae (Culex pipiens) to reduce predation risk

    Jourdan, J., Baier, J., Riesch, R., Klimpel, S., Streit, B., Muller, R. & Plath, M., Apr 2016, In : Aquatic Sciences. 78, 2, p. 303-314 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    The predictability and magnitude of life-history divergence to ecological agents of selection: a meta-analysis in livebearing fishes

    Moore, M., Riesch, R. & Martin, R., Apr 2016, In : Ecology Letters. 19, 4, p. 435-442 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    Sex-specific local life-history adaptation in surface- and cave-dwelling Atlantic mollies (Poecilia mexicana)

    Riesch, R., Reznick, D., Plath, M. & Schlupp, I., 10 Mar 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-13 13 p., 22968.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. 2015
  32. Published

    Rapid human-induced divergence of life-history strategies in Bahamian livebearing fishes (family Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Easter, T., Layman, C. & Langerhans, B., Nov 2015, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 84, 6, p. 1732-1743 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    Unique evolutionary trajectories in repeated adaptation to hydrogen sulphide-toxic habitats of a neotropical fish (Poecilia mexicana)

    Pfenninger, M., Patel, S., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Riesch, R., Feldmeyer, B. & Plath, M., Nov 2015, In : Molecular Ecology . 24, 21, p. 5446-5459 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    Selection on a Genetic Polymorphism Counteracts Ecological Speciation in a Stick Insect

    Comeault, A., Flaxman, S., Riesch, R., Curran, E., Soria-Carrasco, V., Gompert, Z., Farkas, T., Muschick, M., Parchman, T., Schwander, T., Slate, J. & Nosil, P., 3 Aug 2015, In : Current Biology. 25, 15, p. 1975-1981 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Published

    Brain size variation in extremophile fish: local adaptation versus phenotypic plasticity

    Eifert, C., Farnworth, M., Schulz-Mirbach, T., Riesch, R., Bierbach, D., Klaus, S., Wurster, A., Tobler, M., Streit, B., Indy, J. R., Arias-Rodriguez, L. & Plath, M., Feb 2015, In : Journal of Zoology . 295, 2, p. 143-153 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published

    Extremophile Fishes: Ecology, Evolution, and Physiology of Teleosts in Extreme Environments

    Riesch, R. (ed.), Tobler, M. (ed.) & Plath, M. (ed.), 2015, Springer-Verlag. 290 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  37. 2014
  38. Published

    Microhabitat use, population densities, and size distributions of sulfur cave-dwelling Poecilia mexicana

    Jourdan, J., Bierbach, D., Riesch, R., Schießl, A., Wigh, A., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Indy, J. R., Klaus, S., Zimmer, C. & Plath, M., 15 Jul 2014, In : PeerJ. 2, p. 1-18 18 p., e490.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    Selection from parasites favours immunogenetic diversity but not divergence among locally adapted host populations

    Tobler, M., Plath, M., Riesch, R., Schlupp, I., Grasse, A., Munimanda, G. K., Setzer, C., Penn, D. J. & Moodley, Y., May 2014, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 27, 5, p. 960-974 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    Evolution of male coloration during a post-Pleistocene radiation of Bahamas mosquitofish (Gambusia hubbsi)

    Martin, R. A., Riesch, R., Heinen-Kay, J. L. & Langerhans, R. B., Feb 2014, In : Evolution. 68, 2, p. 397-411 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    Colonisation of toxic environments drives predictable life-history evolution in livebearing fishes (Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Plath, M., Schlupp, I., Tobler, M. & Langerhans, R. B., Jan 2014, In : Ecology Letters. 17, 1, p. 65-71 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2013
  43. Published

    Pigment cell retention in cavernicolous populations of a Poecilia mexicana (Poeciliidae)

    Joachim, B., Riesch, R., Jeffery, W. & Schlupp, I., 30 Dec 2013, In : Bulletin of Fish Biology. 14, 1/2, p. 61-73 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    Genetic differentiation and selection against migrants in evolutionarily replicated extreme environments

    Plath, M., Pfenninger, M., Lerp, H., Riesch, R., Eschenbrenner, C., Slattery, P. A., Bierbach, D., Herrmann, N., Schulte, M., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Rimber Indy, J., Passow, C. & Tobler, M., 3 Sep 2013, In : Evolution. 67, 9, p. 2647-2661 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Size and sex matter : reproductive biology and determinants of offspring survival in Gazella marica

    Riesch, R., Martin, R. A., Lerp, H., Plath, M. & Wronski, T., 1 Sep 2013, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 110, 1, p. 116-127 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    Translocation of cave fish (Poecilia mexicana) within and between natural habitats along a toxicity gradient

    Schlupp, I., Colston, T. J., Joachim, B. L. & Riesch, R., 14 Mar 2013, In : Ecology of freshwater fish. 22, 2, p. 228-233 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Predator Avoidance in Extremophile Fish

    Bierbach, D., Schulte, M., Herrmann, N., Zimmer, C., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Indy, J. R., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 6 Feb 2013, In : Life. 3, 1, p. 161-180 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Speciation by selection: A framework for understanding ecology's role in speciation

    Langerhans, R. B. & Riesch, R., 1 Feb 2013, In : Current Zoology. 59, 1, p. 31-52 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    Predation’s Role in Life-History Evolution of a Livebearing Fish and a Test of the Trexler-DeAngelis Model of Maternal Provisioning

    Riesch, R., Martin, R. A. & Langerhans, R. B., Jan 2013, In : American Naturalist. 181, 1, p. 78-93 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    Climate affects geographic variation in host-plant but not mating preferences of Timema cristinae stick-insect populations

    Nosil, P., Riesch, R. & Muschick, M., 2013, In : Evolutionary Ecology Research. 15, 6, p. 689-704 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. Published

    Gradient Evolution of Body Colouration in Surface- and Cave-Dwelling Poecilia mexicana and the Role of Phenotype-Assortative Female Mate Choice

    Bierbach, D., Penshorn, M., Hamfler, S., Herbert, D. B., Appel, J., Meyer, P., Slattery, P., Charaf, S., Wolf, R., Völker, J., Berger, E. A. M., Dröge, J., Wolf, K., Riesch, R., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Indy, J. R. & Plath, M., 2013, In : BioMed research international. 2013, 15 p., 148348.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Published

    Presence of an Audience Alters Mate Choice of Poeciliid Males

    Bierbach, D., Konstantin, Y., Stadler, S., Schenkel, D., Makowicz, A. M., Nigl, H., Geupel, H., Riesch, R., Schlupp, I. & Plath, M., 2013, Social Learning Theory: Phylogenetic Considerations across Animal, Plant, and Microbial Taxa. Clark, KB. (ed.). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, p. 95-112 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  53. 2012
  54. Published

    Twelve new microsatellite loci for the sulphur molly (Poecilia sulphuraria) and the related Atlantic molly (P. mexicana)

    Slattery, P., Eschenbrenner, C., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Streit, B., Bierbach, D., Riesch, R., Tobler, M., Pfenninger, M., Feldmeyer, B., Plath, M. & Lerp, H., Dec 2012, In : Conservation genetics resources. 4, 4, p. 935-937 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Male Grijalva mosquitofish (Heterophallus milleri Radda, 1987) increase individual mating preferences in front of an audience

    Bierbach, D., Ziege, M., Riesch, R., Schlupp, I., Arias-Rodriguez, L. & Plath, M., 15 Oct 2012, In : aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology. 18, 4, p. 199-208 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    Behavioural and life-history regulation in a unisexual/bisexual mating system: does male mate choice affect female reproductive life histories?

    Riesch, R., Plath, M., Makowicz, A. M. & Schlupp, I., 1 Jul 2012, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 106, 3, p. 598-606 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. Published

    The offspring size/fecundity trade-off and female fitness in the Atlantic molly (Poecilia mexicana, Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Plath, M. & Schlupp, I., Jun 2012, In : Environmental biology of fishes. 94, 2, p. 457-463 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  58. Published

    Cultural traditions and the evolution of reproductive isolation: ecological speciation in killer whales?

    Riesch, R., Barrett-Lennard, L. G., Ellis, G. M., Ford, J. K. B. & Deecke, V. B., 1 May 2012, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 106, 1, p. 1-17 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  59. Published

    Natural history, life history, and diet of Priapella chamulae Schartl, Meyer & Wilde 2006 (Teleostei: Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Martin, R. A., Bierbach, D., Plath, M., Langerhans, R. B. & Arias-Rodriguez, L., 15 Apr 2012, In : aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology. 18, 2, p. 95-102 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Published

    Ecological causes of the joint evolution of life history and morphology during a post-Pleistocene radiation of Bahamas mosquitofish (Gambusia hubbsi)

    Riesch, R., Martin, R. A. & Langerhans, R. B., 1 Apr 2012, In : Integrative and comparative biology. 52, 1, p. E146-E146 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  61. Published

    Evolution of male coloration during a post-Pleistocene radiation of Bahamas mosquitofish (Gambusia hubbsi)

    Martin, R. A., Riesch, R. & Langerhans, R. B., 1 Apr 2012, In : Integrative and comparative biology. 52, 1, p. E290-E290 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  62. Published

    The Delayed Impact of Parental Age on Offspring Mortality in Mice

    Carnes, B. A., Riesch, R. & Schlupp, I., Apr 2012, In : Journals of gerontology series a-Biological sciences and medical sciences. 67A, 4, p. 351-357 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Published

    Divergent Evolution of Male Aggressive Behaviour: Another Reproductive Isolation Barrier in Extremophile Poeciliid Fishes?

    Bierbach, D., Klein, M., Sassmannshausen, V., Schlupp, I., Riesch, R., Parzefall, J. & Plath, M., 2012, In : International Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 2012, 14 p., 148745.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Published

    Multiple paternity in different populations of the sailfin molly, Poecilia latipinna

    Girndt, A., Riesch, R., Schroeder, C., Schlupp, I., Plath, M. & Tiedemann, R., 2012, In : Animal biology. 62, 3, p. 245-262 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. 2011
  66. Published

    Speciation in caves: experimental evidence that permanent darkness promotes reproductive isolation

    Riesch, R., Plath, M. & Schlupp, I., 23 Dec 2011, In : Biology Letters. 7, 6, p. 909-912 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published

    Effects of extreme habitat conditions on otolith morphology - a case study on extremophile livebearing fishes (Poecilia mexicana, P. sulphuraria)

    Schulz-Mirbach, T., Riesch, R., García de León, F. J. & Plath, M., Dec 2011, In : Zoology. 114, 6, p. 321-334 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. Published

    Reduced starvation resistance and increased metabolic rates in an unusual cave organism : the cave molly (Poecilia mexicana, Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Schlupp, I., Schleucher, E., Hildenbrand, P., Köhler, A., Arias-Rodriguez, L. & Plath, M., 30 Nov 2011, In : Bulletin of Fish Biology. 13, 1/2, p. 41-56 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  69. Published

    Shared and Unique Patterns of Embryo Development in Extremophile Poeciliids

    Riesch, R., Schlupp, I., Langerhans, R. B. & Plath, M., 7 Nov 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6, 11, 11 p., e27377.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. Published

    Effects of male sexual harassment on female time budgets, feeding behavior, and metabolic rates in a tropical livebearing fish (Poecilia mexicana)

    Koehler, A., Hildenbrand, P., Schleucher, E., Riesch, R., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Streit, B. & Plath, M., Aug 2011, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, 8, p. 1513-1523 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. Published

    Predator-induced changes of female mating preferences: innate and experiential effects

    Bierbach, D., Schulte, M., Herrmann, N., Tobler, M., Stadler, S., Jung, C. T., Kunkel, B., Riesch, R., Riesch, R., Klaus, S., Ziege, M., Rimber Indy, J., Arias-Rodriguez, L. & Plath, M., 4 Jul 2011, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 11, 190, 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Published

    Mustached males in a tropical poeciliid fish: emerging female preference selects for a novel male trait

    McCoy, E., Syska, N., Plath, M., Schlupp, I. & Riesch, R., Jul 2011, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, 7, p. 1437-1445 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Published

    Whistle communication in mammal-eating killer whales (Orcinus orca) : further evidence for acoustic divergence between ecotypes

    Riesch, R. & Deecke, V. B., Jul 2011, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, 7, p. 1377-1387 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Published

    Natural history and life history of the Grijalva gambusia Heterophallus milleri Radda, 1987 (Teleostei: Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Colston, T. J., Joachim, B. L. & Schlupp, I., 26 Apr 2011, In : aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology. 17, 2, p. 95-102 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. Published

    Toxic hydrogen sulphide and dark caves : pronounced male life-history divergence among locally adapted Poecilia mexicana (Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Plath, M. & Schlupp, I., 21 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 24, 3, p. 596-606 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  76. Published

    Evolution of unisexual reproduction

    Schlupp, I. & Riesch, R., 2011, Ecology and Evolution of Poeciliid Fishes. Evans, J., Pilastro, A. & Schlupp, I. (eds.). Chicago: University of Chicago Press, p. 50-58

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  77. Published

    Giant water bug (Belostoma sp.) predation on a cave fish (Poecilia mexicana) : effects of female body size and gestational state

    Plath, M., Riesch, R., Culumber, Z., Streit, B. & Tobler, M., 2011, In : Evolutionary Ecology Research. 13, p. 133-144 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  78. 2010
  79. Published

    Thermal tolerances in mollies (Poecilia spp.) : reduced physiological flexibility in stable environments?

    Bierbach, D., Schleucher, E., Hildenbrand, P., Köhler, A., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 31 Dec 2010, In : Bulletin of Fish Biology. 12, 1/2, p. 83-89 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  80. Published

    A novel, sexually selected trait in poeciliid fishes: female preference for mustache-like, rostral filaments in male Poecilia sphenops

    Schlupp, I., Riesch, R., Tobler, M., Plath, M., Parzefall, J. & Schartl, M., Nov 2010, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 64, 11, p. 1849-1855 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  81. Published

    Extreme habitats are not refuges: poeciliids suffer from increased aerial predation risk in sulphidic southern Mexican habitats

    Riesch, R., Oranth, A., Dzienko, J., Karau, N., Schiessl, A., Stadler, S., Wigh, A., Zimmer, C., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Schlupp, I. & Plath, M., 1 Oct 2010, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 101, 2, p. 417-426 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  82. Published

    Locally adapted fish populations maintain small-scale genetic differentiation despite perturbation by a catastrophic flood event

    Plath, M., Hermann, B., Schroeder, C., Riesch, R., Tobler, M., Garcia de Leon, F. J., Schlupp, I. & Tiedemann, R., 23 Aug 2010, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 10, 256, 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  83. Published

    Otolith morphology and hearing abilities in cave- and surface-dwelling ecotypes of the Atlantic molly, Poecilia mexicana (Teleostei: Poeciliidae)

    Schulz-Mirbach, T., Ladich, F., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 1 Aug 2010, In : Hearing Research. 267, 1-2, p. 137-148 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  84. Published

    Complementary effect of natural and sexual selection against immigrants maintains differentiation between locally adapted fish

    Plath, M., Riesch, R., Oranth, A., Dzienko, J., Karau, N., Schiessl, A., Stadler, S., Wigh, A., Zimmer, C., Arias-Rodriguez, L., Schlupp, I. & Tobler, M., Aug 2010, In : Naturwissenschaften. 97, 8, p. 769-774 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  85. Published

    Matrotrophy in the cave molly: an unexpected provisioning strategy in an extreme environment

    Riesch, R., Plath, M., Schlupp, I. & Marsh-Matthews, E., Jul 2010, In : Evolutionary Ecology. 24, 4, p. 789-801 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  86. Published

    Predation by Three Species of Spiders on a cave Fish in a Mexican Sulphur Cave

    Horstkotte, J., Riesch, R., Plath, M. & Jäger, P., Jul 2010, In : Bulletin of the British arachnological Society. 15, 2, p. 55-58 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  87. Published

    Toxic hydrogen sulfide and dark caves : life-history adaptations in a livebearing fish (Poecilia mexicana, Poeciliidae)

    Riesch, R., Plath, M. & Schlupp, I., 1 May 2010, In : Ecology. 91, 5, p. 1494-1505 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  88. Published

    Convergent life-history shifts: toxic environments result in big babies in two clades of poeciliids

    Riesch, R., Plath, M., García de León, F. J. & Schlupp, I., Feb 2010, In : Naturwissenschaften. 97, 2, p. 133-141 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  89. 2009
  90. Published

    Do cave mollies (Poecilia mexicana) obtain information about the resource value of food patches from shoal mates?

    Plath, M., Stange, D., Riesch, R. & Oetken, M., 31 Dec 2009, In : Bulletin of Fish Biology. 11, 1/2, p. 109-112 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  91. Published

    Natural and sexual selection against immigrants maintains differentiation among micro-allopatric populations

    Tobler, M., Riesch, R., Tobler, C. M., Schulz-Mirbach, T. & Plath, M., 22 Oct 2009, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 22, 11, p. 2298-2304 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  92. Published

    Variation along the shy-bold continuum in extremophile fishes (Poecilia mexicana, Poecilia sulphuraria)

    Riesch, R., Duwe, V., Herrmann, N., Padur, L., Ramm, A., Scharnweber, K., Schulte, M., Schulz-Mirbach, T., Ziege, M. & Plath, M., Aug 2009, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 63, 10, p. 1515-1526 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  93. Published

    Offspring number in a livebearing fish (Poecilia mexicana, Poeciliidae): reduced fecundity and reduced plasticity in a population of cave mollies

    Riesch, R., Tobler, M., Plath, M. & Schlupp, I., Jan 2009, In : Environmental biology of fishes. 84, 1, p. 89-94 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  94. Published

    Compensatory behaviour in response to sulphide-induced hypoxia affects time budgets, feeding efficiency, and predation risk

    Tobler, M., Riesch, R., Tobler, C. M. & Plath, M., 2009, In : Evolutionary Ecology Research. 11, 6, p. 935-948 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  95. 2008
  96. Published

    Audience effect alters mate choice in male Heterophallus milleri (Poeciliidae)

    Ziege, M., Padur, L., Duwe, V., Ramm, A., Scharnweber, K., Riesch, R. & Plath, M., 31 Dec 2008, In : Bulletin of Fish Biology. 10, 1/2, p. 87-92 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  97. Published

    Sperm production in an extremophile fish, the cave molly (Poecilia mexicana, Poeciliidae, Teleostei)

    Franssen, C. M., Tobler, M., Riesch, R., Garcia de Leon, F. J., Tiedemann, R., Schlupp, I. & Plath, M., Dec 2008, In : Aquatic ecology. 42, 4, p. 685-692 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  98. E-pub ahead of print

    Whistle sequences in wild killer whales (Orcinus orca)

    Riesch, R., Ford, J. K. B. & Thomsen, F., 18 Sep 2008, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 124, 3, p. 1822-1829 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  99. Published

    Female sperm limitation in natural populations of a sexual/asexual mating complex (Poecilia latipinna, Poecilia formosa)

    Riesch, R., Schlupp, I. & Plath, M., 23 Jun 2008, In : Biology Letters. 4, 3, p. 266-269 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  100. Published

    A new and morphologically distinct population of cavernicolous Poecilia mexicana (Poeciliidae: Teleostei)

    Tobler, M., Riesch, R., de Leon, F. J. G., Schupp, I. & Plath, M., May 2008, In : Environmental biology of fishes. 82, 1, p. 101-108 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  101. Published

    Two endemic and endangered fishes, Poecilia sulphuraria (Alvarez, 1948) and Gambusia eurystoma Miller, 1975 (Poeciliidae, Teleostei) as only survivors in a small sulphidic habitat

    Tobler, M., Riesch, R., García de León, F. J., Schlupp, I. & Plath, M., 6 Feb 2008, In : Journal of Fish Biology. 72, 3, p. 523-533 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  102. 2007
  103. Published

    Survival in an extreme habitat: the roles of behaviour and energy limitation

    Plath, M., Tobler, M., Riesch, R., García de León, F. J., Giere, O. & Schlupp, I., Dec 2007, In : Naturwissenschaften. 94, 12, p. 991-996 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  104. Published

    Female choice for large body size in the cave molly, Poecilia mexicana (Poeciliidae, Teleostei): influence of species- and sex-specific cues

    Plath, M., Schlupp, I., Parzefall, J. & Riesch, R., Oct 2007, In : Behaviour. 144, 10, p. 1147-1160 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  105. Published

    Amazon mollies

    Schlupp, I., Riesch, R. & Tobler, M., 17 Jul 2007, In : Current Biology. 17, 14, p. R536-R537 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  106. Published

    The Role of Habitat Type and Nutrient Quality on Invertebrate Dispersal and Diversity

    Riesch, R., Clifton, J., Fisher, J., Forney, A., Geurin, E., Kuzmic, A., Morris, D., Riley, M., Shelley, C., Sivanesan, E., Sprague, T., Washington, G., Williams, D., Wong, M. & Spooner, D., 2007, In : Proceedings of the Oklahoma Academy of Science. 87, p. 89-94 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  107. 2006
  108. Published

    Life on the edge: hydrogen sulfide and the fish communities of a Mexican cave and surrounding waters

    Tobler, M., Schlupp, I., Heubel, K. U., Riesch, R., García de León, F. J., Giere, O. & Plath, M., Dec 2006, In : Extremophiles. 10, 6, p. 577-585 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  109. Published

    Reduction of the association preference for conspecifics in cave-dwelling Atlantic mollies, Poecilia mexicana

    Riesch, R., Schlupp, I., Tobler, M. & Plath, M., Oct 2006, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 60, 6, p. 794-802 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  110. Published

    Influence of male competition on male mating behaviour in the cave molly, Poecilia mexicana

    Riesch, R., Schlupp, I. & Plath, M., Jan 2006, In : Journal of ethology. 24, 1, p. 27-31 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  111. Published

    Stability and group specificity of stereotyped whistles in resident killer whales, Orcinus orca, off British Columbia

    Riesch, R., Ford, J. K. B. & Thomsen, F., Jan 2006, In : Animal Behaviour. 71, 1, p. 79-91 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  112. 2005
  113. Published

    Non-visual localisation of a conspecific male by surface- and cave-dwelling Atlantic molly females (Poecilia mexicana, Poeciliidae, Teleostei)

    Riesch, R., Arndt, M. & Plath, M., Mar 2005, In : Natura Croatica. 14, 1, p. 47-51 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle