8th to 12th January, 2015 - Bayreuth, Germany

Last minute changes

Talks changed:

Antonello Provenzale et al. - From climate change to ecosystem response: cross-scale interaction and the chain of uncertainties

replaced by P2.31⚡
Frank La Sorte et al. - The implications of mid-latitude climate extremes for migratory birds
Work will be additionally presented as poster P2.31

Thomas Matthews et al. - Habitat fragmentation and the species–area relationship

replaced by P5.31⚡
Carsten Meyer et al. - Global determinants of species distribution knowledge across taxa and spatial scales
Work will be additionally presented as poster P5.31

Céline Bellard et al. - Major drivers of invasion risks throughout the world

replaced by P10.2⚡:
Songlin Fei et al. - Macroscale invasion patterns and processes
Work will be additionally presented as poster P10.2 

Talks canceled:


Jennifer Firn et al. - Grasses and forbs respond similarly to eutrophication and vertebrate herbivory at sites home and away

Poster changes:

Alexandra Muellner-Riehl et al. - Origin, evolution, assembly and maintenance of biodiversity – local mechanisms and their effect on patterns of SE Asian plant diversity

replaced by
Caroline M. Pannell et al. - Wallace's Line and the biogeography of Aglaia (Meliaceae)

P2.35: Updated authors:
Temperature-size rule in insects: evidence from natural populations
Aigi Margus1, Tiit Teder2
Department of Biological and Environmental Science, University of Jyväskylä, 2Department of Zoology, University of Tartu

P2.48: Corrected first author:
Matthew J. Strübig

P5.41: Corrected authors:
Exploring policy options to curb future deforestation in the Argentine Chaco
María Piquer-Rodríguez1, Sebastián Torrella2, Gregorio Gavier-Pizarro3, José Volante4, Rubén Ginzburg2, Tobias Kuemmerle1
1Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Germany, 2University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, 3INTA, Buenos Aires. Argentina, 4 INTA, Cerrillos. Argentina

P6.7⚡: Updated authors:
Norbert Kühl
1, Wiebke Schult1, Sophie Stolzenberger2, Christian Ohlwein2
Steinmann Institute of Geology, Mineralogy, Paleontology, University of Bonn, Germany, 2 Meteorological Institute, University of Bonn, Germany

P8.9 is now presented as PPS4.19
Bastian Göldel et al. - Geographic variation and environmental correlates of functional trait distributions in Neotropical palms (Arecaceae)

New poster:
P8.9: Prevalent known and cryptic extinctions during the Quaternary have conservation lessons for the 21st century
Jacquelyn L. Gill1, Dov Sax2
University of Maine, Orono, ME, USA, 2Brown University, Providence, RI, USA 

P13.1: Corrected authors:
Modelling the ecological niche of highly mobile species in a dynamic environment
Marc Fernandez1, Chris Yesson2, Alexandre Gannier3, Peter Miller4, James Bowcot4, Jose Manuel Neto Azevedo1
CIIMAR/CIMAR, Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research, University of Porto & CIRN, Department of Biology, University of the Azores, Portugal, 2Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, 3Groupe de Recherché sur les Cétacés 4Remote Sensing Group, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK

Poster canceled:

Jeferson Vizentin-Bugoni et al. - Processes entangling plant-hummingbird networks across space: how widespread is the importance of forbidden links in detriment of abundances?

Viacheslav Kharuk - Climate induced “dark needle conifers” mortality in Siberia

Ingolf Kühn et al. - The relationship of climate and land cover with vegetation phenology: a scale-specific analysis using wavelets across central Europe

John-Arvid Grytnes et al. - Elevational shifts in plant communities is more pronounced at high elevations

Sabela Lois & David E. Cowley - Biotic interactions in river networks: An example with the freshwater pearl mussel and its host fish

Kristen Denninger Snyder - Setting the stage for common hippo (Hippopotamu amphibius) conservation: rationale and priorities

Raimundo Real et al. - The geography of bushmeat hunting sustainability in central Africa: Integrating biodiversity protection and human nutrition

Randeep Singh - Biogeography and conservation of sloth bear (Melursus ursinus): Modelling ecological niches for detecting conservation gaps areas in India

Edith Calixto-Perez et al. - Quantification of uncertainty of ecological niche models

Kwaku Aduse-Poku - Spectacular radiation of Mycalesina butterflies in the old world tropics

Jennafer Hamlin et al. - Distribution models and a dated phylogeny for the Louisiana irises

Lynika Strozier et al. - Cryptic diversification on widespread species in Madagascar

Francesco Spada & Vincenzo Zuccarello - Biome affinities of local floras: On the phytogeography of Quercus pubescens willd. in Italy

Xuan Liu et al. - Conservatism of realized climatic niches among herpetofaunal invaders

Jennifer Firn et al. - Influences of land management and exotic weed invasion on grassland seedbank diversity

Evan Economo et al. - Global patterns of diversity and diversification in ants

Laura Pollock et al. - Phylogenetic diversity in conservation planning: large PD gains with slight expansion of protected areas