Published theses orientated by W.Hödl

Ph.D. theses:

AICHINGER, M. (1987): Annual activity patterns of anurans in a seasonal neotropical environment. Oecologia 71: 583-592.

ROITHMAIR, M.E. (1992): Territoriality and male mating success in the dart-poison frog, Epipedobates femoralis (Dendrobatidae, Anura). Ethology 92, 331-343.

JEHLE R & ARNTZEN JW (2000) Post-breeding migrations of newts (T. cristatus and T. marmoratus) with contrasting ecological requirements. Journal of Zoology, London. 251: 297-306.

PRÖHL H (2000) Behavioural ecology and bioacoustics in the strawberry dart-poison frog Dendrobates pumilio. Behav. Ecol., in press (co-orientation with E.Zimmermann, Univ.Hannover).

Master theses:

ZIMMERMAN, B.L. (1983). A comparison of structural features of calls of open and forest habitat frog species in the central Amazon. Herpetologica 39: 235-246. (in co-orientation with J. Bogart, Univ. Guelph)

GUTLEB,B. (1991): Populationsökologische Untersuchungen am Bergmolch (Triturus alpestris) im Nationalpark Nockberge (Firstmoor 1920 m). Kärntner Nationalpark-Schriften, Band 6.

GUTLEB, B. (1992): Die Lebensweise des Bergmolches auf dem Firstmoor (1920 m) im Nationalpark Nockberge. Carinthia II, 182/102: 93-100.

BUCHACHER, C.O. (1993): Field studies on the small Surinam toad, Pipa arrabali, near Manaus, Brazil. Amphibia-Reptilia 14: 59-69.

PRÖHL, H. (1997): Territorial behavior of the Strawberry Poison-Dart Frog, Dendrobates pumilio. Amphibia-Reptilia 18: 437-442.

GOTTSBERGER, B. & GRUBER, E. (2004): Temporal partitioning of reproductive activity in a neotropical anuran community. J. Trop. Ecology 20: 1-12.

Published papers initiated and co-orientated by W. Hödl:

AICHINGER, M. (1987): Freilandbeobachtungen zum Fortpflanzungsverhalten von Hyla brevifrons DUELLMAN & CRUMP, 1974. Salamandra 23: 269-276.

AICHINGER, M. (1991): Faunal deficit of anurans in tropical farmland of Amazonian Peru. Alytes 9: 23-32.

AICHINGER, M. (1991): Tadpole transport in relation to rainfall, fecundity and body size in five species of poison-dart frogs from Amazonian Peru. Amphibia-Reptilia 12: 49-55.

AICHINGER, M. (1992): Fecundity and breeding sites of an anuran community in a seasonal tropical environment. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 27: 9-18.

ROITHMAIR, M.E. (1994): Male territoriality and female mate selection in the dart-poison frog Epipedobates trivittatus (Dendrobatidae, Anura). Copeia 1994(1): 107-115.

ROITHMAIR, M.E. (1994): Field studies on reproductive behaviour in two dart-poison frog species (Epipedobates femoralis, Epipedobates trivittatus) in Amazonian Peru. Herpetological Journal 4: 77-85.

JUNGFER, K.-H. & SCHIESARI, L. C. (1995): Description of a central Amazonian and Guianan tree frog, genus Osteocephalus (Anura, Hylidae), with oophagous tadpoles. Alytes 13: 1-13.

SCHIESARI, L. C., GRILLITSCH, B. & C. VOGL (1996): Comparative morphology of phytotelmonous and pond-dwelling larvae of four neotropical treefrog species (Anura, Hylidae, Osteocephalus oophagus, Osteocephalus taurinus, Phrynohyas resinifictrix, Phrynohyas venulosa). Alytes 13: 109-139.

JUNGFER, K.-H. & WEYGOLDT, P. (1999): Biparental care in the tadpole-feeding Amazonian treefrog Osteocephalus oophagus. Amphibia-Reptilia 20, 235-249.

Papers published within projects led and financed via W.Hödl:

ARNTZEN JW, deWIJER P, JEHLE R, SMIT E & SMIT J (1998) Rare hybridisation and introgression in smooth and palamte newts (Triturus helveticus and T. vulgaris). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 36: 111-122.

JEHLE R (in press) The terrestrial summer habitat of radio-tracked crested and marbled newts (Triturus cristatus and T. marmoratus). Herpetological Journal.

ELLINGER, N., SCHLATTE G. & N. JEROME (in press): Habitat use and activity patterns of the neotropical arboreal lizard Tropidurus (=Uracentron) azureus werneri (Tropiduridae). J. Herpetology

JEHLE R, BOUMA P, SZTATECSNY M & ARNTZEN JW (in press) High aquatic niche overlap in crested and marbled newts (Triturus cristatus, T. marmoratus). Hydrobiologia.

PAVAN D., NARVAES P. & M.D. RODRIGUES (in press): A new species of a leptodactylid frog from the Atlantic forest of southeastern Brazil with notes on the status and on the speciation of the Hylodes species group. Pap. Avul. Zool. S. Paulo

ARNTZEN JW, HALLEY J & JEHLE R (Journal of Wildlife Management, submitted) Costs and benefits of individual marking techniques for long-term studies in amphibians.

KRUPA A, DAWSON D, GENTLE L, JEHLE R & BURKE T (Molecular Ecology, submitted) Isolation and characterisation of microsatellite loci in the northern crested newt (Triturus cristatus), and cross-utility in other newt species.