Dr. Martin Wiemers


Dr. Martin Wiemers
Guest Scientist and former Research Scientist

Current address:

Senckenberg Deutsches Entomologisches Institut
Eberswalder Str. 90

15374 Müncheberg, Germany

Tel: +49 33432 73698-3740
Fax: +49 33432 73698-3706

Martin Wiemers 2012

Scientific Education

1999 - 2003

phD thesis at the University of Bonn & Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig (Prof. Dr. Clas M. Naumann) on: „Chromosome differentiation and the radiation of the butterfly subgenus Agrodiaetus (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Polyommatus) – a molecular phylogenetic approach“

1989 - 1994

Biology studies at the University of Bonn (Germany). Diploma thesis on speciation in the Coenonympha arcania (Linnaeus, 1761) superspecies complex (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Satyrinae) using biometric morphology and allozyme electrophoresis

1985 - 1989

Biology studies at the University of Münster (Germany)

Occupational activities

since 2019

Head of Ecology at the Senckenberg German Entomological Institute, Müncheberg (Germany)

2011 - 2019

Research Associate at the Department of Community Ecology, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Halle (Germany)

2005 - 2011

Assistent Professor at the Department of Tropical Ecology and Animal Biodiversity , University of Vienna (Austria)

2003 - 2005

Entomologist with the German Development Service (DED) at the National Agricultural Insect Collection (NAIC) of the National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI), Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)

1999 - 2002

Scientific Assistant at the Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig & University of Bonn (Germany)

1994 - 1998

Entomologist at the Insect Farming & Trading Agency (IFTA), UNITECH in Lae (Papua New Guinea) funded by the Center for International Migration and Development (CIM) in Frankfurt (Germany)

Completed projects

LEGATO (Coordination)

UFZ - Publications

further publications 2006-2010 s. Website at the University of Vienna


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2023 (2)

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2022 (3)

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2021 (1)

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2020 (7)

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2019 (7)

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2018 (7)

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2017 (9)

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2016 (7)

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2015 (10)

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2014 (14)

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2013 (10)

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2012 (4)

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2011 (3)

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2010 (2)

  • van Swaay, C.A.M., Collins, S., Dusej, G., Maes, D., Munguira, M.L., Rakosy, L., Ryrholm, N., Šašić, M., Settele, J., Thomas, J., Verovnik, R., Verstrael, T., Warren, M.S., Wiemers, M., Wynhoff, I. (2010):
    Do’s and don’ts for butterflies of the Habitats Directive
    De Vlinderstichting, Wageningen, 49 pp.
  • van Swaay, C., Cuttelod, A., Collins, S., Maes, D., Munguira, M.L., Šašic, M., Settele, J., Verovnik, R., Verstrael, T., Warren, M., Wiemers, M., Wynhoff, I. (eds., 2010):
    European Red List of butterflies
    European Union, Luxembourg, 47 pp. 10.2779/83897
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2009 (1)

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2008 (1)

  • Settele, J., Kudrna, O., Harpke, A., Kühn, I., van Swaay, C., Verovnik, R., Warren, M., Wiemers, M., Hanspach, J., Hickler, T., Kühn, E., van Halder, I., Veling, K., Vliegenthart, A., Wynhoff, I., Schweiger, O. (2008):
    Climatic risk atlas of European butterflies
    BioRisk 1 (Special Issue)
    Pensoft, Sofia, 710 pp. 10.3897/biorisk.1
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