Lehrstuhl für Tierökologie und Tropenbiologie

Antonia Mayr

Phd student

Telephone: +49 (0)931 31-80868
e-Mail: antonia.mayr@uni-wuerzburg.de


Room C041

University of Würzburg
Department of Animal Ecology and Tropical Biology
Biocenter - Am Hubland

97074 Würzburg, Germany

Research Interests
  • Tropical biology, especially tropical mountain biology

  • Correlations between ecosystem services and species, functional and phylogenetic diversity

  • Trophic interactions between plants, pollinators, predators and parasitoid wasps under global change

  • Wild bee and ant ecology

  • Conservation biology
Projects

Kilimanjaro Project SP7: Effects of climate und land use change on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning of pollinators and decomposers

Alice Claßen, Ingolf Steffan-Dewenter

Curriculum Vitae
  • since 2013 PhD student at the University of Würzburg, Germany. Project: KiLi Sub Project 7: Effects of climate und land use change on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning of pollinators and decomposers.

  • 2012 Diploma Thesis at the University of Würzburg, Germany. Subject: “Influence of habitat destruction and land use intensification of coffee plantations on ant communities on Mt. Kilimanjaro".

  • 2011/2012 Field research on ants at Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, for the diploma thesis2010 Field research on ants in tropical mountain ecosystems at the Estación Cienticia San Francisco-ECSF, Ecuador.

  • 2009 Studies of marine biology at the University of Catania, Italy.

  • 2006-12 Studies in Biology (tropical biology and animal ecology, plant ecology, genetics, biotechnology) at the University of Würzburg, Germany.
Publications

Peters MK, Mayr A, Röder J, Sanders N, Steffan-Dewenter I (2014) Variation in nutrient use by ant assemblages along an extensive environmental gradient on Mt Kilimanjaro. Journal of Biogeography 41: 2245–2255. 

Kontakt

Lehrstuhl für Zoologie III (Tierökologie)
Am Hubland
97074 Würzburg

Tel.: +49 931 31-84350
Fax: +49 931 31-84352
E-Mail

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