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Ahnelt H (2019) Redescription of the paedomorphic goby Schindleria nigropunctata Fricke & El-Regal 2017 (Teleostei: Gobiidae) from the Red Sea. Zootaxa 4615: 450–456

Ahnelt H, Sauberer M, Ramler D, Koch L, Pogoreutz C (in press) Negative allometric growth during ontogeny in the large pelagic filter-feeding basking shark. Zoomorphology

Ahnelt H, Wibowo A, Prianto E (in press) A new species of Pectenocypris (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) from peat swamps in Sumatra. Vertebrate Zoology

Bogutskaya N, Ahnelt H. 2019. New data on the western Balkan leuciscids Alburnoides and Alburnus (Teleostei, Leuciscidae) from the Vjosa River, Albania. ZooKeys 870:101–115

Bradić-Milinović K, Ahnelt H, Rundić L, Schwarzhans W (2019) The lost freshwater goby fish fauna (Teleostei, Gobiidae) from the early Miocene of Klinci (Serbia). Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 138:285-315

Bright M, Espada-Hinojosa S, Volland JM, Drexel J, Kesting J, Kolar I, Morchner D, Nussbaumer A, Ott J, Scharhauser F, Schuster L, Zambalos HC, Nemeschkal HL (2019) Thiotrophic bacterial symbiont induces polyphenism in giant ciliate host Zoothamnium niveum. Scientific Reports 9(1):15081

Fuxjäger L, Wanzenböck S, Ringler E, Wegner KM, Ahnelt H, Shama LNS (2019) Adaptive significance of transgenerational plasticity: mate choice and reproductive success of oceanic stickleback under climate change. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 374: 20180183

Grunstra NDS, Zachos FE, Herdina AN, Fischer B, Pavlicev M, Mitteroecker P (2019) Humans as inverted bats: A comparative approach to the obstetric conundrum. American Journal of Human Biology 31(2), e23227

Jaeger JJ, Chavasseau O, Lazzari V, Naing Soe A, Sein C, Le Maître A, Shwe H, Chaimanee Y (2019) New Eocene primate from Myanmar shares dental characters with African Eocene crown anthropoids. Nature Communication 10(1):3531

Le Maître A (in press) The role of spatial integration in the morphology of the bony labyrinth in modern humans. Bulletins et Mémoires de la Société d’Anthropologie de Paris

Le Maître A, Mitteroecker P (2019) Multivariate Comparison of Variance in R. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 10(9):1380-1392

Mitteroecker P (in press) Morphometrics in Evolutionary Developmental Biology. In Nuño de la Rosa, L. & Müller, G.B. (Eds.). Evolutionary Developmental Biology - A Reference Guide (pp. 1–12). Cham: Springer International Publishing.

Morlo, M., Le Maitre, A., Bastl, K., Engel, T., Lutz, H., Lischewsky, B., von Berg, A., & Nagel, D. (2019). First record of the mustelid Trochictis (Carnivora, Mammalia) from the early Late Miocene (MN 9/10) of Germany and a re-appraisal of the genus Trochictis. Historical Biology doi.org/10.1080/08912963.2019.1683172

Müller GB (2019) An evolving view on evolution: Towards an extended evolutionary synthesis. In: The Chronicles of Evolution (Sim S. and Seet B. eds.) pp 241-251. Wildtype Books, Singapore

Müller GB (2019) EvoDevo's challenges to the Modern Synthesis. In: Perspectives on Evolutionary and Developmental Biology (Fusco G. ed.) pp 29-39. Padova University Press, Padova

Neubauer S, Gunz P, Scott NA, Hublin J-J, Mitteroecker P (in press) Evolution of brain lateralization: a shared hominid pattern of endocranial asymmetry is much more variable in humans than in great apes. Science Advances

Pavličev M, Romero R, Mitteroecker P (in press) Evolution of the human pelvis and obstructed labor: New explanations of an old obstetrical dilemma. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Wallner B, Windhager S, Schaschl H, Nemeth M, Pflüger LS, Fieder M, Domjanić J, Millesi E, Seidler H (2019) Sexual attractiveness: a comparative approach to morphological, behavioral and neurophysiological aspects of sexual signaling in women and nonhuman primate females. Adaptive Human Behavior and Physiology 5:164–186

Windhager S, Mitteroecker P, Lauc T, Polašek O, Schaefer K (2019) Facial aging trajectories: A shared pattern in men and women is disrupted after menopause  American Journal of Physical Anthropology 169:678–688 

Zaffarini E, Mitteroecker P (2019) Secular changes in body height predict global rates of caesarean section. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 286: 20182425



Ahnelt H (2018) Imprecise naming: The anadromous and the sea spawning threespine stickleback should be discriminated by names. Biologia 73(4): 389–392

Ahnelt H, Sauberer M (2018) A new species of Schindler fish (Teleostei: Gobiidae: Schindleria) from the Malaya Archipelago (Southeast Asia), with notes on the caudal fin skeleton of Schindleria. Zootaxa 4531(1):095-108

Ahnelt H, Konecny R, Gabriel A, Bauer A, Pompei L, Lorenzoni M, Sattmann H (2018) First report of the parasitic copepod Lernaea cyprinacea (Copepoda: Lernaeidae) on gobioid fishes (Teleostei: Gobonellidae) in southern Europe. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems 419, 34

Akkari N, Ganske AS, Komerički A, Metscher BD (2018) New avatars for Myriapods: Complete 3D morphology of type specimens transcends conventional species description (Myriapoda, Chilopoda). PloS one 13 (7), e0200158

Atminarso D, Wibowo A, Kusuma WE, Prianto E, Ahnelt H, Vasemägi A, Kumazawa Y (2018) The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of Pectenocypris sp. (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) from Serkap River, Sumatra, Indonesia. Mitochondrial DNA Part B 3: 122-124

Baumgartner M, Gollmann G (2018) Conservation of the yellow-bellied toad in Gesäuse National Park: collecting baseline data. In: 6th Symposium for Research in Protected Areas, Salzburg, 41-43.

Butovskaya ML, Windhager S, Karelin D, Mezentseva A, Schaefer K, Fink B (2018) Associations of physical strength with facial shape in an African pastoralist society, the Maasai of Northern Tanzania. PLoS ONE 13(5): e0197738

Ferstl S, Metscher BD, Miiller M, Allner S, Dierolf M, Busse M, Achterhold K, Gleich B, Pfeiffer F (2018) Laboratory-based X-ray NanoCT Explores Morphology of a Zebrafish Embryo. Microscopy and Microanalysis 24:186-187

Grunstra NDS, Mitteroecker P, Foley RA (2018) A Multivariate Ecogeographic Analysis of Macaque Craniodental Variation. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 166(2):386-400

Herrera M, Notario B, Barrio MC, Metscher BD, Murillo Gonzalez J (2018) X-ray micro-computed tomography of postmortem brain tissue using potassium dichromate as a contrast agent. Archives italiennes de biologie 156: 48-53

Horn L, Hungerländer NA, Windhager S, Bugnyar T, Massen JJM (2018) Social status and prenatal testosterone exposure assessed via second-to-fourth digit ratio affect 6–9-year-old children’s prosocial choices. Scientific Reports 8: 9198

Laciny A, Zettel H, Kopchinskiy A, Pretzer C, Pal A, Salim KA, Rahimi MJ, Hoenigsberger M, Lim L, Jaitrong W, Druzhinina IS (2018) Colobopsis explodens sp. n., model species for studies on "exploding ants" (Hymenoptera, Formicidae), with biological notes and first illustrations of males of the Colobopsis cylindrica group. ZooKeys 751:1–40

Lange A, Nemeschkal HL, Müller GB (2018) A threshold model for polydactyly. Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology 137:1-11

Lillico-Ouachour A, Metscher BD, Kaji T, Abouheif E (2018) Internal head morphology of minor workers and soldiers in the hyperdiverse ant genus Pheidole. Canadian Journal of Zoology 96(5): 383-392

Mitteroecker P (2018) How human bodies are evolving in modern societies. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3:324-326

Peterson T, Müller GB (2018) Developmental finite element analysis of cichlid pharyngeal jaws: quantifying the generation of a key innovation. PLoS ONE 13(1): e0189985

Pichler A, Ahnelt H, Kirchner S, Sattmann H, Haring E, Handschuh S, Freyhof J, Victor R, Kruckenhauser L (2018) The morphological diversity of Garra barreimiae (Teleostei: Cyprinidae): Evidence for cryptic species? Environmental Biology of Fishes 101:1053-1065

Sauberer M, Iwamoto T, Ahnelt H (2018) Two new deep-water species of the genus Thorogobius (Teleostei: Gobiiformes: Gobiidae) from the upper continental slope of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Zootaxa 4429: 357-371

van der Geer A, Lyras G, Mitteroecker P, MacPhee R (2018) From Jumbo to Dumbo: Cranial Shape Changes in Elephants and Hippos during Phyletic Dwarfing. Evolutionary Biology 45(3):303-317

Windhager S, Bookstein FL, Mueller H, Zunner E, Kirchengast S, Schaefer K (2018) Calibrating facial morphs for use as stimuli in biological studies of social perception. Scientific Reports 8: 6698



Brunke AJ, Chatzimanolis S, Metscher BD, Wolf-Schwenninger K, Solodovnikov A (2017) Dispersal of thermophilic beetles across the intercontinental Arctic forest belt during the early Eocene. Scientific Reports 7:12972

Coquerelle M, Prados-Frutos JC, Rojo R, Drake AG, Murillo-Gonzalez AJ, Mitteroecker P (2017) The fetal origin of the human chin. Evolutionary Biology 44(3):295-311

Davies TG, Rahman IA, Lautenschlager S, Cunningham JA, Asher RJ, Barrett PM, Bates KT, Bengtson S, Benson RB, Boyer DM, Braga J, Bright JA, Claessens LP, Cox PG, Dong XP, Evans AR, Falkingham PL, Friedman M, Garwood RJ, Goswami A, Hutchinson JR, Jeffery NS, Johanson Z, Lebrun R, Martínez-Pérez C, Marugán-Lobón J, O'Higgins PM, Metscher B, Orliac M, Rowe TB, Rücklin M, Sánchez-Villagra MR, Shubin NH, Smith SY, Starck JM, Stringer C, Summers AP, Sutton MD, Walsh SA, Weisbecker V, Witmer LM, Wroe S, Yin Z, Rayfield EJ, Donoghue PC (2017) Open data and digital morphology. Proc. R. Soc. B 284 (1852), 20170194

Fischer B, Mitteroecker P (2017) Allometry and sexual dimorphism in the human pelvis. Anatomical Record 300:698–705 (2017)

Freudenthaler J, Čelar A, Ritt C, Mitteroecker P (2017) Geometric morphometrics of different malocclusions in lateral skull radiographs. Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics  78:11-20

Handschuh S, Beisser CJ, Ruthensteiner B, Metscher BD (2017) Microscopic dual‐energy CT (microDECT): a flexible tool for multichannel ex vivo 3D imaging of biological specimens. Journal of Microscopy 267(1):3-26

Jałoszyński P, Brunke AJ, Metscher BD, Zhang WW, Bai M (2017) Clidicostigus gen. nov., the first Mesozoic genus of Mastigini (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scydmaeninae) from Cenomanian Burmese amber. Cretaceous Research 72, 110-116

Laciny, A., Zettel, H., Metscher, B., Kamariah, A.S., Kopchinskiy, A., Pretzer, C. & Druzhinina, I.S. (2017): Morphological variation and mermithism in female castes of Colobopsis sp. nrSA, a Bornean "exploding ant" of the Colobopsis cylindrica group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Myrmecol. News 24: 91-106

Lange A, Müller GB (2017) Polydactyly in development, inheritance, and evolution. The Quarterly Review of Biology 92(1): 1-38

Le Maître A, Schuetz P, Vignaud P, Brunet M (2017) New data about semicircular canal morphology and locomotion in modern hominoids. Journal of Anatomy 231(1):95-109

Mayer C, Windhager S, Schaefer K, Mitteroecker P (2017) BMI and WHR are reflected in female facial shape and texture: A geometric morphometric image analysis. PLOS One 12(1): e0169336 

Minarik M, Stundl J, Fabian P, Jandzik D, Metscher BD, Psenicka M, Gela D, Osorio-Pérez A, Arias-Rodriguez L, Horácek I, Cerny R (2017) Pre-oral gut contributes to facial structures in non-teleost fishes. Nature 547:209–212

Mitteroecker P, Huttegger S, Fischer B, Pavlicev M (2017) Reply to Grossman: The role of natural selection for the increase of Caesarean section rates. PNAS 114(8):E1305

Mitteroecker P, Windhager S, Pavlicev M (2017) The cliff edge model predicts intergenerational predisposition to dystocia and Caesarean delivery. PNAS 114(44): 11669–11672  

Müller GB (2017) Why an extended evolutionary synthesis is necessary. Interface Focus, 7: 1-11

Müller GB, ed. (2017) Vivarium: Experimental, Quantitative, and Theoretical Biology at Vienna's Biologische Versuchsanstalt. Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology. MIT Press, Cambridge

Müller GB (2017) Biologische Versuchsanstalt: An Experiment in the Experimental Sciences. In: Vivarium: Experimental, Quantitative, and Theoretical Biology at Vienna's Biologische Versuchsanstalt (Müller GB ed.) pp 3-18. MIT Press, Cambridge

Müller GB (2017) The Substance of Form: Hans Przibram's Quest for Biological Experiment, Quantification, and Theory. In: Vivarium: Experimental, Quantitative, and Theoretical Biology at Vienna's Biologische Versuchsanstalt (Müller GB ed.) pp 135-163. MIT Press, Cambridge

Palandačić A, Naseka A, Ramler D, Ahnelt H (2017) Contrasting morphology with molecular data: an approach to revision of species complexes based on the example of European Phoxinus (Cyprinidae). BMC Evolutionary Biology 17:184

Pascher K, Hainz-Renetzeder C, Gollmann G, Schneeweiss GM (2017) Spillage of viable seeds of oilseed rape along transportation routes: ecological risk assessment and perspectives on management efforts. Front Ecol Evol 5:104

Ramler D, Palandačić A, Delmastro GB, Wanzenböck J, Ahnelt H (2017) Morphological divergence of lake and stream Phoxinus of Northern Italy and the Danube basin based on geometric morphometric analysis. Ecology and Evolution 7(2):572–584

Schwarzhans W, Ahnelt H, Carnevale G, Japundzić S, Bradić K, Bratishko A (2017) Otoliths in situ from Sarmatian (Middle Miocene) fishes of the Paratethys. Part III: Tales from the cradle of the Ponto-Caspian gobies. Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 136:45–92

Wallner B, Windhager S, Schaefer K, Fieder M (2017) Creativity in higher education: comparative genetic analyses on the dopaminergic system in relation to creativity, addiction, schizophrenia in humans and non-human primates. Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics 15(6):135-142

Windhager S, Bookstein FL, Millesi E, Wallner B, Schaefer K (2017) Patterns of correlation of facial shape with physiological measurements are more integrated than patterns of correlation with ratings. Scientific Reports 7:45340



Ahnelt H (2016) Translocations of tropical and subtropical marine fish species into the Mediterranean. A case study based on Siganus virgatus (Teleostei: Siganidae). Biologia  71: 952-959

Ahnelt  H (2016) A second record of Knipowitschia byblisia Ahnelt, 2011 (Teleostei: Perciformes: Gobiidae) from southwestern Anatolia, Turkey. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 8(9): 9195-9197

Ahnelt H, Keckeis H, Mwebaza-Ndawula L (2016) Rapid phenotypic divergence in the small African cyprinid Rastrineobola argentea (Pellegrin 1904) (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) in Lake Victoria, Uganda. African Journal of Ecology 54(1):107-110

Ahnelt H, Schade F, Wegner M (2016) Ocean acidification leads to deformations of caudal vein angio-architecture in juvenile threespine stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus Linnaeus. Journal of Fish Diseases 39:1001-1005

Bertl M, Bertl K, Wagner M, Gahleitner A, Stavropoulos A, Ulm C, Mitteroecker P (2016) Second Premolar Agenesis is Associated with Mandibular Form: A Geometric Morphometric Analysis of Mandibular Cross-Sections. International Journal of Oral Science 8:254-260

Deary AL, Metscher B, Brill RW, Hilton EJ (2016) Shifts of sensory modalities in early life history stage estuarine fishes (Sciaenidae) from the Chesapeake Bay using X-ray micro computed tomography. Environmental Biology of Fishes 99 (4):361-375

Fischer B, Mitteroecker P (2016) Reply to Underdown and Oppenheimer: Roles of selection, plasticity, and genetics in the integration of human pelvis shape and head size. PNAS 113(3):E259

Gonzalez PN, Pavlicev M, Mitteroecker P, Pardo-Manuel de Villena F, Spritz R, Marcucio R, Hallgrímsson B (2016) Genetic Structure of Phenotypic Robustness in the Collaborative Cross Mouse Diallel Panel.  Journal of Evolutionary Biology 29(9):1737-51 

Hansson TH, Fischer B, Mazzarella AB, Voje KL, Vøllestad LA (2016) Lateral plate number in low‐plated threespine stickleback: a study of plasticity and heritability. Ecology and Evolution 6(10):3154-3160

Lamboj A, Trummer F, Metscher BD (2016) Wallaceochromis gen. nov, a new chromidotilapiine cichlid genus (Pisces: Perciformes) from West Africa. Zootaxa 4144(1):124-130

Landler L, Philippi D, Nagl C, Gollmann G (2016) Magnetic orientation in the Common Toad, Bufo bufo: a synopsis of arena experiments. Mertensiella 24:122-129

Martin KJ, Rasch LJ, Cooper RL, Metscher BD, Johanson Z, Fraser GJ (2016) Sox2+ progenitors in sharks link taste development with the evolution of regenerative teeth from denticles. PNAS 113(51):14769–14774

Mitteroecker P, Cheverud JM, Pavlicev M (2016) Multivariate Analysis of Genotype-Phenotype Association. Genetics 202(4):1345-1363

Mitteroecker P, Fischer B (2016) Adult pelvic shape change is an evolutionary side-effect. PNAS 113(26): E3596 

Mitteroecker P, Huttegger S, Fischer B, Pavlicev M (2016) Cliff edge model of obstetric selection in humans. PNAS 113(51):14680-85

Nödl M-T, Kerbl A, Walzl MG, Müller GB, de Couet HG (2016) The cephalopod arm crown: appendage formation and differentiation in the Hawaiian bobtail squid Euprymna scolopes. Frontiers in Zoology13:44

Pavlicev M, Mitteroecker P, Gonzalez PM, Rolian C, Jamniczky H, Pardo-Manuel Villena F, Marcucio R, Spritz R, Hallgrimsson B (2016) Development Shapes a Consistent Inbreeding Effect in Mouse Crania of Different Line Crosses. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B 326(8), 474–488 

Peterson T, and Müller GB (2016) Phenotypic Novelty in EvoDevo: The distinction between continuous and discontinuous variation and its importance in evolutionary theory. Evolutionary Biology 43:314-335

Ramler D, Ahnelt H, Nemeschkal H L, Keckeis H (2016) The drift of early life stages of Percidae and Gobiidae (Pisces: Teleostei) in a free-flowing section of the Austrian Danube. Hydrobiologia 781(1):199-216

Rasch LJ, Martin KJ, Cooper RL, Metscher BD, Underwood CJ, Fraser GJ (2016) An ancient dental gene set governs development and continuous regeneration of teeth in sharks. Developmental biology 415: 347-370

Seidel B, Montarsi F, Huemer HP, Indra A, Capelli G, Allerberger F, Nowotny N (2016) First record of the Asian bush mosquito, Aedes japonicus japonicus, in Italy: invasion from an established Austrian population. Parasites & Vectors 9:284

Seidel B, Nowotny N, Bakonyi T, Allerberger F, Schaffner F (2016) Spread of Aedes japonicus japonicus (Theobald, 1901) in Austria, 2011–2015, and first records of the subspecies for Hungary, 2012, and the principality of Liechtenstein. Parasites & Vectors 9:356

Wibowo A, Ahnelt H, Kertamihardja ES (2016) Pectenocypris nigra, a new danionine species (Teleostei: Cyprinidae: Danioninae) from Sumatra (Indonesia). Acta Biologica Turcica 29(4): 137-142.


Ahnelt H, Herdina AN, Metscher BD (2015) Unusual pharyngeal dentition in the African Chedrin fishes (Teleostei: Cyprinindae): significance for phylogeny and character evolution. Zoologischer Anzeiger - A Journal of Comparative Zoology 255:85-102

Akkari N, Enghoff H, Metscher B (2015) A New Dimension in Documenting New Species: High-Detail Imaging for Myriapod Taxonomy and First 3D Cybertype of a New Millipede Species (Diplopoda, Julida, Julidae). PLoS ONE 10:e0135243

Domjanic J, Seidler H, Mitteroecker P (2015) A combined morphometric analysis of foot form and its association with sex, stature, and body mass. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 157(4):582-91

Drack M, Pouvreau D (2015) On the history of Ludwig von Bertalanffy’s “General Systemology”, and on its relationship to cybernetics – Part III: Convergences and divergences. International Journal of General Systems 44(5): 523–571

Drack M (2015) Ludwig von Bertalanffy’s organismic view on the theory of evolution. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 324(2):77-90

Favé M-J, Johnson RA, Cover S, Handschuh S, Metscher BD, Müller GB, Gopalan S, Abouheif E (2015) Past climate change on Sky Islands drives novelty in a core developmental gene network and its phenotype. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2015, 15:183

Fischer B, Mitteroecker P (2015) Covariation between human pelvis shape, stature, and head size alleviates the obstetric dilemma. PNAS 112(18), 5655-5660

Fröschl KA, Müller GB, Olechowski T, Schmidt-Lauber B (eds.) (2015) Reflexive Gesellschaft und Politik. Vienna University Press, Wien

Fröschl KA, Müller GB, Olechowski T, Schmidt-Lauber B (2015) Reflexive Innensichten aus der Universität. In: Reflexive Innensichten aus der Universität – Wiener Disziplingeschichten zwischen Wissenschaft, Gesellschaft und Politik (Fröschl KA, Müller GB, Olechowski T, Schmidt-Lauber B, eds.) pp 15-20. V&R Vienna University Press

Herdina AN (2015) Bat reproductive morphology and species identification using 3D correlative imaging. Microscopy and Analysis, 19:24-29

Herdina AN, Kelly DA, Jahelková H, Lina PHC, Horáček I, Metscher BD (2015) Testing hypotheses of bat baculum function with 3D models derived from microCT. Journal of Anatomy 226(3):229-235

Herdina AN, Plenk Jr H, Benda P, Lina PHC, Herzig-Straschil B, Hilgers H, Metscher BD (2015) Correlative 3D-imaging of Pipistrellus penis micromorphology: Validating quantitative microCT images with undecalcified serial ground section histomorphology. Journal of Morphology 276:695-706

Konstantinidis P, Warth P, Naumann B, Metscher B, Hilton EJ, Olsson L (2015) The Developmental Pattern of the Musculature Associated with the Mandibular and Hyoid Arches in the Longnose Gar, Lepisosteus osseus (Actinopterygii, Ginglymodi, Lepisosteiformes). Copeia 103:920-932

Laciny A, Nemeschkal HL (2015) Disassortative parasitic infestation by larval mites of the genus Trombidium (Acari: Trombidiidae) influences mate choice in a population of the cantharid beetle Rhagonycha fulva Scopoli, 1763 (Coleoptera: Cantharidae). Entomologica Austriaca 22:75-89

Laland KL, Uller T, Feldman MW, Sterelny K, Müller GB, Moczek A, Jablonka E, Odling-Smee J (2015) The extended evolutionary synthesis: its structure, assumptions and predictions. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 282:20151019

Mazzarella AB, Voje KL, Hansson T, Taugbøl A, Fischer B (2015) Strong and parallel salinity-induced plasticity in one generation of threespine stickleback. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28: 667-677

Mitteroecker P (2015) Systems mapping has potential to overcome inherent problems of genetic mapping: Comment on “Mapping complex traits as a dynamic system” by L. Sun and R. Wu. Physics of Life Reviews 13:190-191

Mitteroecker P (2015) Affine invariant analysis of multivariate shape variation, with an example from human craniofacial growth. Proceedings of the The 33rd Leeds Annual Statistical Research Workshop. Mardia KV, Gusnanto A, Nooney C, Voss J (eds.)

Mitteroecker P, Windhager S, Müller GB, Schaefer S (2015) The morphometrics of “masculinity” in human faces. PLoS One 10(2):e0118374

Müller GB, Nemeschkal HL (2015) Zoologie im Hauch der Moderne: Vom Typus zum offenen System. In: Reflexive Innensichten aus der Universität Wien: Wiener Disziplingeschichten zwischen Wissenschaft, Gesellschaft und Politik. Fröschl KA, Müller GB, Olechowski T, Schmidt-Lauber B (eds.), pp 355-369. Vienna University Press

Underwood CJ, Johanson Z, Welten M, Metscher B, Rasch LJ, Fraser GJ, Smith MM (2015) Development and Evolution of Dentition Pattern and Tooth Order in the Skates And Rays (Batoidea; Chondrichthyes). PLoS ONE 10: e0122553

van Soldt, B, Metscher B, Poelmann RE, Vervust B, Vonk FJ, Müller GB, Richardson MK (2015) Heterochrony and early left-right asymmetry in the developmenet of the cardiorespiratory system of snakes. PLoS ONE 10(1):e116416

Wilhelm G, Handschuh S, Plant J, Nemeschkal HL (2015) Selection becomes visible: Manifestation of enforced sexual dimorphism caused by sexual selection in the weevil Rhopalapion longirostre (Olivier 1807) (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea: Brentidae). Journal of the Linnean Society 115: 38 – 47



Bookstein FL, Mitteroecker P (2014) Comparing Covariance Matrices by Relative Eigenanalysis, with Applications to Organismal Biology. Evolutionary Biology 41:336-350

Capek D, Metscher BD and Müller GB (2014). Thumbs Down: a molecular-morphogenetic approach to avian digit homology. J. Exp. Zool. (Mol. Dev. Evol.) 322B:1-12

Chartier M, Jabbour F, Gerber S, Sauquet H, von Balthazar M, Staedler Y, Mitteroecker P, Crane PR, Schönenberger J (2014) The floral morphospace: a modern comparative approach to study angiosperm evolution. New Phytologist 204:841-853

Čelar AG, Onodera K, Bertl MH, Astl E, Bantleon H-P, Sato S, Mitteroecker P (2014) Geometric morphometric evaluations of a randomised prospective split-mouth study on modes of ligation and reverse curve mechanics. Orthodontics & Craniofacial Research 17(3):158–169

Fischer B, van Doorn SG, Dieckmann U, Taborsky B (2014) The evolution of age-dependent plasticity. American Naturalist 183(1):108-25

Herdina AN, Hulva P, Horáček I, Benda P, Mayer C, Hilgers H, Metscher BD (2014) MicroCT Imaging Reveals Morphometric Baculum Differences for Discriminating the Cryptic Species Pipistrellus pipistrellus and P. pygmaeus. Acta Chiropterologica 16(1):157-168

Karolyi F, Colville JF, Handschuh S, Metscher BD, Krenn HW (2014) One proboscis, two tasks: Adaptations to blood-feeding and nectar-extracting in long-proboscid horse flies (Tabanidae, Philoliche). Arthropod Structure & Development 43:403-413

Kerschbaumer M, Mitteroecker P, Sturmbauer C (2014) Evolution of body shape in sympatric versus non-sympatric Tropheus populations of Lake Tanganyika. Heredity 112(2):89-98

Laland K, Uller T, Feldman M, Sterelny K, Müller GB, Moczek A, Jablonka E, Odling-Smee J, Wray JA, Hoekstra HE, Futuyma DJ, Lenski RE, Mackay TFC, Schluter D, Strassmann JE (2014) Does evolutionary theory need a rethink? Nature 514:161-164

Lange A, Nemeschkal HL, Müller GB (2014) Biased polyphenism in polydactylous cats carrying a single point mutation: The Hemingway Model of digit novelty. Evolutionary Biology 41:262-275

Lexer, M.J., W. Rabitsch, G. Grabherr, M. Dokulil, S. Dullinger, J. Eitzinger, M. Englisch, F. Essl, G. Gollmann, M. Gottfried, W. Graf, G. Hoch, R. Jandl, A. Kahrer, M. Kainz, T. Kirisits, S. Netherer, H. Pauli, E. Rott, C. Schleper, A. Schmidt-Kloiber, S. Schmutz, A. Schopf, R. Seidl, W. Vogl, H. Winkler, H. Zechmeister, 2014: Der Einfluss des Klimawandels auf die Biosphäre und Ökosystemleistungen. In: Österreichischer Sachstandsbericht Klimawandel 2014 (AAR14). Austrian Panel on Climate Change (APCC), Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Österreich, S. 467–556.

Mayer C, Metscher BD, Müller GB, Mitteroecker P (2014) Studying developmental variation with geometric morphometric image analysis (GMIA). PLoS ONE 9(12): e115076

Müller GB (2014) EvoDevo shapes the Extended Synthesis (editorial). Biological Theory 9:119-121

Noble D, Jablonka E, Joyner M, Müller GB, Omholt S (2014) Evolution evolves: physiology returns to centre stage. J. Physiol. 592(11):2237-2244

Nuño de la Rosa L, Müller GB, Metscher BD (2014). The lateral mesodermal divide: an epigenetic model of the origin of paired fins. Evolution & Development 16(1): 38-48

Pavlicev MP, Wagner GP (2014) Evolutionary systems biology: shifting focus to the context-dependency of genetic effects. In: Integrative Organismal Biology, edited by Lynn Martin, Cameron Ghalambor and Art Woods

Philippi, D., Gollmann, G. 2014.  On the status of the fire-bellied toad, Bombina bombina, in Lobau (Vienna, Donau-Auen National Park). Acta ZooBot Austria 151/152, 25-32.

Pockberger M, Kellnreitner F, Ahnelt H, Asmus R, Asmus H (2014) An abundant small sized fish as keystone species? The effect of Pomatoschistus microps on food webs and its trophic role in two intertidal benthic communities: a modelling approach. Journal of Sea Research 86:86-96

Pogoreutz C, Ahnelt H (2014) Gut morphology and relative gut length do not reliably reflect trophic level in gobiids: a comparison of four species from a tropical Indo-Pacific seagrass bed. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 30:408-410

Pogoreutz C, Vitecek S, Ahnelt H (2014) First record of Satyrichthys laticeps and second record of Satyrichthys kikingeri (Teleostei: Peristediidae) from the Maldives Archipelago (Indian Ocean). Marine Biodiversity Records 7, e61: 1-4

Ramler D, Mitteroecker P, Shama LNS, Wegner KM, Ahnelt H (2014) Non-linear effects of temperature on body form and developmental canalization in the threespine stickleback. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27(3):497-507

Ramler D, Keckeis H, Ahnelt H (2014) Gattungsbestimmung bei Embryonal-, Larval- und Juvenilstadien der Barsche (Percidae) und Meergrundeln (Gobiidae) Österreichs. Österreichs Fischerei 67:299-307

Sandholzer MA, Baron K, Heimel P, Metscher BD (2014) Volume analysis of heat-induced cracks in human molars: A preliminary study. Journal of Forensic Dental Sciences 6(2):139-144

Schulz-Mirbach T, Ladich F, Plath M, Metscher BD, Heß M (2014) Are accessory hearing structures linked to inner ear morphology? Insights from 3D orientation patterns of ciliary bundles in three cichlid species. Frontiers in Zoology 11:25

Untersteggaber L, Mitteroecker P, Herler J (2014) Coral architecture affects the form and habitat choice of associated gobiid fishes. Marine Biology 161(3):521-530

Watson RA, Wagner GP, Pavlicev M, Weinreich DM, Mills R (2014) The evolution of phenotypic correlations and 'developmental memory'. Evolution 68(4):1124–1138

Windhager S, Schaschl H, Schaefer K, Mitteroecker P, Huber S, Wallner B, M Fieder (2014) Variation at genes influencing facial morphology are not associated with developmental imprecision in human faces. PLoS One 9(6):e99009



Arif S, Hilbrant M, Hopfen C, Almudi I, Nunes MDS, Posnien N, Kuncheria L, Tanaka K, Mitteroecker P, Schlötterer C, McGregor AP (2013) Genetic analysis of differences in eye and face morphology between Drosophila simulans and Drosophila mauritiana. Evolution & Development 15(4):257-267 

Bauder JAS, Handschuh S, Metscher BD, Krenn HW (2013) Functional morphology of the feeding apparatus and evolution of proboscis length in metalmark butterflies (Lepidoptera: Riodinidae). Biol J Linn Soc Lond 110 (2):291-304. 

Callebaut W (2013) Naturalizing theorizing: Beyond a theory of biological theories. Biological Theory 7:413-429

Coquerelle M, Prados-Frutos JC, Rojo R, Mitteroecker P, Bastir M (2013) Short faces, big tongues: Developmental origin of the human chin. PLoS One 8(11), e81287

Coquerelle M, JC Prados-Frutos, Benazzi S, Bookstein FL, Senck S, Mitteroecker P, Weber GW (2013) Infant growth patterns of the mandible in modern humans: a closer exploration of the developmental interactions between the symphyseal bone, the teeth, and the suprahyoid and tongue muscle insertion sites. Journal of Anatomy 222(2):178-192

Domjanic J, Fieder M, Seidler H, Mitteroecker P (2013) Geometric Morphometric Footprint Analysis of Young Women. Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 6:27

Drack M, Gebeshuber IC (2013) Comment on “Innovation through imitation: biomimetic, bioinspired and biokleptic research” by A. E. Rawlings, J. P. Bramble and S. S. Staniland, Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6675. Soft Matter 9: 2338-2340

Drack M (2013) Towards the System Heuristics of Paul Weiss. Annals of the History and Philosophy of Biology 16 (2011): 69-80

Gebeshuber IC, Macqueen MO, Majlis BY, Drack M (2013) Nanobioconvergence. In: Nanotechnology in the edge of convergence, edited by Majlis BY, Kostadinov KG,  Bhatti AS. Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) and Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre), pp. 123-139

Gollmann G, Schedl H, Philippi D, Reckendorfer W,Waringer-Löschenkohl A (2013) Frogs in the city: problems of research and conservation of amphibians in Lobau (Vienna, Donau-Auen National Park). In: Conference Volume, 5th Symposium for Research in Protected Areas, 10 to 12 June 2013, Mittersill, pages 227-230

Gunz P, Mitteroecker P (2013) Semilandmarks: A Method for Quantifying Curves and Surfaces. Hystrix 24(1): 103-109

Handschuh S, Baeumler N, Schwaha T, Ruthensteiner B (2013) A correlative approach for combining microCT, light and transmission electron microscopy in a single 3D scenario. Frontiers in Zoology 10:44

Karolyi F, Morawetz L, Colville JF, Handschuh S, Metscher BD, Krenn HW (2013) Time management and nectar flow: flower handling and suction feeding in long-proboscid flies (Nemestrinidae: Prosoeca). Naturwissenschaften 100(11): 1083-1093

Kerbl A, Handschuh S, Nödl M-T, Metscher B, Walzl M, Wanninger A (2013) Micro-CT in cephalopod research: Investigating the internal anatomy of a sepiolid squid using a non-destructive technique with special focus on the ganglionic system. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 447: 140-148

Klietmann J, Metscher BD, van der Hoek Ostende LW, Nagel D, Rummel M (2013) First record of an upper deciduous molar in Desmanella (Uropsilinae, Talpidae, Mammalia) with comments on function. Geobios (Jodhpur) 46: 503-510

Mesoudi A, Blanchet S, Charmantier A, Danchin E, Fogarty L, Jablonka E, Laland KN, Morgan T, Müller GB, Odling-Smee FJ, Pujol B (2013). Is non-genetic inheritance just a proximate mechanism? A corroboration of the Extended Evolutionary Synthesis. Biological Theory 7: 189-195

Metscher BD (2013) Biological applications of X-ray microtomography: imaging micro-anatomy, molecular expression and organismal diversity. Microscopy and Analysis 27(2): 13-16

Mitteroecker P, Gunz P, Windhager S, Schaefer K (2013) Shape, Form, and Allometry in Geometric Morphometrics, with Applications to Human Facial Morphology. Hystrix 24(1): 59–66 

Müller GB (2013). Beyond spandrels: EvoDevo, S.J. Gould, and the Extended Synthesis. In: Stephen Jay Gould: The Scientific Legacy (G.A. Danieli, A. Minelli, and T. Pievani eds.) pp 85-99. Springer Verlag, Berlin. 

Müller G.B. (2013). Evolutionary theory today: three myths rejected. In: Evolutionstheorie und Schöpfungsglaube (H.P. Weber and R. Langthaler eds.) pp 17-31. V&R unipress: Göttingen. 

Pavlicev M, Wagner GP, Noonan JP, Hallgrímsson B, Cheverud JM (2013) Genomic Correlates of Relationship QTL Involved in Fore-versus Hind Limb Divergence in Mice. Genome biology and evolution 5(10): 1926-1936

Pélabon C, Bolstad GH, Egset CK, Cheverud JM, Pavličev M, Rosenqvist G. (2013) On the relationship between ontogenetic and static allometry. Am Nat 181:195-212

Peterson T and Müller GB (2013). What is evolutionary novelty? Process vs. character based definitions. J. Exp. Zool. (Mol. Dev. Evol.) 320B: 345-350.

Pogoreutz C, Vitecek S, Ahnelt H (2013) A new species of Satyrichthys (Teleostei: Peristediidae) from the Maledives archipelago (Indian Ocean). Zootaxa 3694 (4):153-160

Schulz-Mirbach T, Hess M, Metscher BD (2013) Sensory epithelia of the fish inner ear in 3D: studied with high-resolution contrast enhanced microCT. Frontiers in Zoology 10:63.

Schulz-Mirbach T, Hess M, Metscher BD, Ladich F (2013) A unique swim bladder-inner ear connection in a teleost fish revealed by a combined high-resolution microCT and 3D histological study. BMC Biology 2013, 11:75.



Callebaut W (2012) Scientific perspectivism: A philosopher of science’s response to the challenge of big data biology. Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 43:69-80

Callebaut W (2012) Peering Up Above the Malthusian Abyss. Biology Theory 6(2):103-105

Carson EA, Kenney-Hunt JP, Pavličev M, Bouckaert K, Chinn A, Silva MJ, Cheverud MJ (2012) Weak genetic relationship between trabecular bone morphology and obesity. Bone, 51: 46-53.

Handschuh S, Mitteroeker P (2012) Evolution - The Extended Synthesis. A research proposal persuasive enough for the majority of evolutionary biologists? Human Ethology Bulletin 27(1-2), 1-4

Herdina, A., Metscher, B., Gruber, D., Hahn, D., Lederer, J., and Jr, H. P. 2012. Combined microCT, LM and BSE-SEM evaluation of a trephine bone biopsy after human extraction-socket filling with Bio-Oss-Collagen®. Eur Cells Mater 24 (Suppl 1):48

Lemke M, Breidenmoser T, Drack M, Engler F O. 2012. Klassifikation von wissenschaftlichen Darstellungen. Pages178–206 in Liebsch D, Mößner N. (eds.) Visualisierung und Erkenntnis – Bildverstehen und Bildverwenden in Natur- und Geisteswissenschaften. Köln: Herbert von Halem Verlag.

Martínez-Abadías N, Mitteroecker P, Parsons TE, Esparza M, Sjøvold T, Rolian C, Richtsmeier JT, Hallgrímsson B (2012) The Developmental Basis of Quantitative Craniofacial Variation in Humans and Mice. Evolutionary Biology 39(4), 554–567

Mitteroecker P, Gunz P (2012) Human EvoDevo. Evolutionary Biology 39(4), 443–446

Mitteroecker P, Gunz P, Neubauer S, Müller GB (2012) How to explore morphological integration in human evolution and development? Evolutionary Biology 39(4), 536–553

Mitteroecker P, Freudenthaler JW (2012) Geometrische Morphometrie – ein Paradigmenwechsel in der Kieferorthopädie. Informationen aus Orthodontie & Kieferorthopädie 44:17-22

Müller GB (2012) Synthesis. In: A More Developed Sign (Favereau D., Cobley P., Kull K. eds), pp 287-290. Tartu University Press, Tartu, Estonia. 

Ott A, Löffler J, Ahnelt H, Keckeis H (2012) Early development of the postcranial skeleton of the pike perch Sander lucioperca (Teleostei: Percidae) relating to developmental stages and growth. Journal of Morphology 273: 894-908

Pavličev M, Wagner GP (2012) Coming to grips with evolvability. Evolution: Education and Outreach, 5: 231-244.

Pavličev M, Wagner GP (2012) A model of developmental evolution: selection, pleiotropy, compensation. TrEE, 27: 316-322.

Pogoreutz C, Kneer D, Litayy M, Asmus H, Ahnelt H (2012) The influence of canopy structure and tidal level on fish assemblages in tropical Southeast Asian seagrass meadows. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Sciences 107: 58-68

Posnien N, Hopfen C, Hilbrant M, Womack MM, Murat S, Schönauer A, Herbert S, Nunes MD, Arif S, Breuker CJ, Schlötterer C, Mitteroecker P, McGregor AP (2012) Evolution of Eye Morphology and Rhodopsin Expression in the Drosophila melanogaster Species Subgroup. PLoS ONE 7(5), e37346

Schindler, S., Hohmann, U., Probst, R., Nemeschkal, H.L., and G. Spitzer. (2012). Territoriality and Habitat Use of Common Buzzards (Buteo buteo) During Late Autumn in Northern Germany. Journal of Raptor Research 46, 149-157

Schulz-Mirbach, T., Metscher, B., and Ladich, F. 2012. Relationship between Swim Bladder Morphology and Hearing Abilities: Case Study on Asian and African Cichlids. PLoS ONE 7 (8):e42292.

Weber GW, Gunz P, Neubauer S, Mitteroecker P, Bookstein FL (2012) Digital South African Fossils: Morphological studies using reference based reconstruction and electronic preparation. African Genesis: Perspectives on Hominin Evolution. Reyolds SC, Gallagher A (eds.) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 298-316



Ahnelt H (2011) Two new sympatric Knipowitschia species (Teleostei: Gobiidae) from an eastern Mediterranean coastal lake - examples of different dispersal pattern? Zootaxa 3114:22-30

Ahnelt H, Löffler J, Balma GAC, Delmastro GB (2011) On the occurrence of the rare deppwater gobiid fish Gobius gasteveni Miller, 1974 in the western Mediterranean (Italy). Journal of Applied Ichthyology 27:1128-1130

Briguglio A, Metscher B, Hohenegger J (2011) Growth Rate Biometric Quantification by X- ray Microtomography on Larger Benthic Foraminifera: Three-dimensional Measurements push Nummulitids into the Fourth Dimension. Turkish J Earth Sci 20:683–699 

Drack M, Wolkenhauer O (2011) System approaches of Weiss and Bertalanffy and their relevance for systems biology today. Seminars in Cancer Biology 21:150-155

Frelat MA, Mitteroecker P (2011) Postnatal ontogeny of tibia and femur form in two human populations: A multivariate morphometric analysis. American Journal of Human Biology 23:796–804

Huttegger S, Mitteroecker P (2011) Invariance and Meaningfulness in Phenotype spaces. Evolutionary Biology 38:335–352

Coquerelle M, FL Bookstein, J Braga, DJ Halazonetis, GW Weber, Mitteroecker P (2011) Sexual dimorphism of the human mandible and its association with dental development. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 145:192-202

Metscher BD (2011) X-ray microtomographic imaging of intact vertebrate embryos. Cold Spring Harb Protoc 2011(12)

Metscher BD, Müller GB (2011) MicroCT for Molecular Imaging: Quantitative Visualization of Complete Three-Dimensional Distributions of Gene Products in Embryonic Limbs. Developmental Dynamics 240:2301-2308

Mitteroecker P, Bookstein FL (2011) Linear discrimination, ordination, and the visualization of selection gradients in modern morphometrics. Evolutionary Biology 38:100-114 

Müller GB, Pigliucci M (2011) Extended Synthesis: Theory expansion or alternative? Biological Theory 5(3): 275-276

Okorn G, Metscher B, Draxler G, Janauer GA. 2010. Value-adding application of micro-CT to highly rigid plant tissues: Phragmites australis (Cav.) Trin. Ex Steud. knot sections. Verh. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Österreich 147:93-98.

Pavličev M, Hansen TF (2011) Genotype-phenotype maps maximizing evolvability: modularity revisited. Evolutionary Biology 38:371-389.

Pellegrini A, Teschler-Nicola M, Bookstein FL, Mitteroecker P (2011) Craniofacial Morphology in Austrian early Bronze Age Populations reflects sex-specific migration patterns. Journal of Anthropological Sciences 89:139-151

Probst R, Nemeschkal HL, McGrady M, Tucakov M, Szép T (2011) Aerial hunting techniques and predation success of Hobbies Falco subbuteo on Sand Martin Riparia riparia at breeding colonies. ARDEA 99(1):9-16

Schwaha T, Handschuh S, Redl E, Walzl MG (2011) Organogenesis in the budding process of the freshwater bryozoan Cristatella mucedo Cuvier, 1798 (bryozoa, phylactolaemata). Journal of Morphology 272(3):320-341

Wilhelm G, Handschuh S, Plant J, Nemeschkal H L (2011) Sexual dimorphism in head structures of the weevil Rhopalapion longirostre (Olivier 1807) (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea): a response to ecological demands of egg deposition. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 104:642-660

Zimmermann D, Randolf S, Metscher BD, Aspöck U (2011) Phylogenetic and functional importance of the tentorium in adult Neuroptera (Insecta). Arthropod Struct Dev 40:571-582



Habteselassie R., Mikschi E., Ahnelt H., Waidbacher H. (2010). Garra chebera, a new species of cyprinid fish from an isolated basin in Ethiopia (Teleostei: Cyprinidae). Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, 111 B: 43-53.

Cyran N., Klinger L., Scott R, Griffiths C, Schwaha T., Zheden V, Ploszczanski L, von Byern J (2010) Characterization of the Adhesive Systems in Cephalopods. In: Von Byrne J & Grunwald I (Eds) Biological Adhesive systems: From Nature to Technical and Medical Applications.

Eberhard MJB, Lang D, Metscher B, Pass G, Picker MD, Wolf H (2010) Structure and sensory physiology of the leg scolopidial organs in Mantophasmatodea and their role in vibrational communication. Arthropod Structure & Development 39(4): 230-241

Handschuh S, Schwaha T, Metscher BD (2010) Showing their true colors: a practical approach to volume rendering from serial sections. BMC Developmental Biology 10:41

Herdina AN, Herzig-Straschil B, Hilgers H, Metscher BD, Plenk H (2010) Histomorphology of the Penis Bone (Baculum) in the Gray Long-Eared Bat Plecotus austriacus (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae). Anatomical Record 293(7):1248-1258

Herler J, Maderbacher M, Mitteroecker P & Sturmbauer C (2010) Sexual dimorphism and population divergence in the Lake Tanganyika cichlid fish genus Tropheus. Frontiers in Zoology: 7:4

Müller GB (2010) Epigenetic Innovation. In: Evolution -The Extended Synthesis (Pigliucci M. and G.B. Müller eds.) MIT Press: Cambridge

Newman SA, Müller GB (2010) Morphological evolution: Epigenetic mechanisms.
In: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, Wiley: Chichester, www.els.net

Pigliucci M, Müller GB, eds. (2010) Evolution – The Extended Synthesis. MIT Press, Cambridge

Pigliucci M, Müller GB (2010) Foreword to Evolution: The Modern Synthesis; The definitive edition. MIT Press: Cambridge

Pigliucci M, Müller GB (2010) Elements of an extended evolutionary synthesis.
In: Evolution -The Extended Synthesis (Pigliucci M. and G.B. Müller eds.) MIT Press: Cambridge

Schwaha T, Handschuh S, Redl E, Walzl MG (2010) Organogenesis in the Budding Process of the Freshwater Bryozoan Cuvier, 1798 (Bryozoa, Phylactolaemata). Journal of Morphology: early view.

Wilhelm G, Nemeschkal HL, Plant J, and Paulus HF (2010) Fitness components in the relationship between (Olivier, 1807) (Insecta: Coleoptera: Apionidae) and ( Linnaeus, 1758) (Malvaceae). Analysis of infestation balance of a herbivorous weevil and its host plant. Bonn zool. Bull. 57: 55 – 64



Brauckmann S, Brandt C, Thieffry D, Müller GB eds. (2009) Graphing Genes, Cells, and Embryos: Cultures of Seeing 3D and Beyond. Preprint Series, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin

Drack M (2009) The Dialectical Tragedy of the Concept of Wholeness: Ludwig von Bertalanffy's Biography Revisited. Systems Research and Behavioral Science 26(5):621-622

Drack M (2009) Ludwig von Bertalanffy's Early System Approach Systems Research and Behavioral Science 26(5):563-572

Eberhard SH, Nemeschkal HL, Krenn HW (2009) Biometrical evidence for adaptations of the salivary glands to pollen feeding in Heliconius butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 97(3):604-612

Elzen R van den, Nemeschkal HL (2009) The impact of body mass on morphological integration in avian skeletons (Aves, Fringillidae; Carduelinae, Fringillinae). Bonn. zool. Beitr. 56:25-35.

Gebeshuber IC, Gruber P, Drack M (2009) A gaze into the crystal ball: biomimetics in the year 2059. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science 223(12):2899-2918

Gunz P, Bookstein FL, Mitteroecker P, Stadlmayr A, Seidler H, Weber GW (2009) Origins of modern human diversity: subdivided ancestral population in Pleistocene Africa. PNAS 106(15):6094–6098

Gunz P, Mitteroecker P, Neubauer S, Weber GW, Bookstein FL (2009) Principles for the Virtual Reconstruction of hominin crania. Journal of Human Evolution 57(1):48-62

Keckeis H, Ahnelt H, Ladich F, Metscher B (2009) Forschungsbereiche aus Biologie, Ökologie und Systematik von Fischen an der Universität Wien. In Wanzenböck S, Wanzenböck J, Mikschi E, Jagsch A (Hsg.). 150 Jahre Fischforschung in Österreich. Österreichs Fischerei 62, 303-306

Liu HTH, Ahnelt H, Balma GAC, Delmastro GD (2009) First record of Gobius roulei in the Ligurian Sea. Cybium 33:253-254

Liu HTH, Ahnelt H, Balma GAC, Delmastro GD (2009) First record of the rare gobiid fish Gobius couchi in the Ligurian Sea (north-western Mediterranean). Marine Biodiversity Records, 2, e315: 1-2

Metscher BD (2009) MicroCT for developmental biology: A versatile tool for high-contrast 3D imaging at histological resolutions. Developmental Dynamics 238(3):632-640

Metscher BD (2009) Postcards from The Wedge: review and commentary on Explore Evolution: The Arguments For and Against Neo-Darwinism by Steven C. Meyer et al. Evolution & Development 11(1): 124-125

Metscher BD (2009) MicroCT for comparative morphology: simple staining methods allow high-contrast 3D imaging of diverse non-mineralized tissues. BMC Physiology 9(11)

Mitteroecker P (2009) The developmental basis of variational modularity: Insights from quantitative genetics, morphometrics, and developmental biology. Evolutionary Biology 36(4):377-385

Mitteroecker P, Bookstein FL (2009) The Ontogenetic Trajectory of the Phenotypic Covariance Matrix, with Examples from Craniofacial Shape in Rats and Humans. Evolution 63 (3):727-737

Mitteroecker P, Bookstein FL (2009) Examining modularity via partial correlations: A rejoinder to a comment by Paul Magwene. Systematic Biology 58(3):346-348

Mitteroecker P, Gunz P (2009) Advances in geometric morphometrics. Evolutionary Biology 36(2):235-247

Mitteroecker P, Huttegger S (2009) The Concept of Morphospaces in Evolutionary and Developmental Biology: Mathematics and Metaphors. Biological Theory 4(1):54–67

Reiss J, Burke AC, Archer C, Renzi MDe, Dopazo H, Etxeberría A, Gale EA, Hinchliffe JR, Nuño de la Rosa Garcia L, Rose CS, Rasskin-Gutman D, Müller GB. (2009). Pere Alberch: Originator of EvoDevo. Biological Theory 3(4): 351–356

Schaefer K, Mitteroecker P, Fink B, Bookstein FL (2009) Psychomorphospace — from biology to perception, and back: Towards an integrated quantification of facial form variation. Biological Theory 4(1):98–106

Schludermann E, Keckeis H, Nemeschkal HL (2009) Effect of initial size on daily growth and survival in freshwater Chondrostoma nasus larvae: a field survey. Journal of Fish Biology 74(4): 939-955

Siderits D, Bielek E (2009) Rodelt cells in the thymus of the zebrafish Danio rerio (Hamilton, 1822) Fish & Shellfish Immunology 27 (2009) 539–548



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