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The New Year...

The New Year...

...is already some days old, therefore it is high time to send the best wishes to all members of the biodiversity community!

Your ABOL team 

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New associated project - Aphidinae (plant louse)

New associated project - Aphidinae (plant louse)

It is a plesure to welcome a new associated project! Manfred Hartbauer, Doris Reineke and Liza Nemes investigate collective defence mechanisms in non-myrmecophilous aphid species by means of various playback experiments and analysis of alarm pheromones. Additionally. the evolution of collective physical defence will be reconstructed in a phylogenetic approach encompassing different species of the subfamily of Aphidinae.
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Austrian Caddisflies

New associated project - Austrian Caddisflies

Just before the end of the old year fortunately a new associated project joined the steadily growing ABOL community. The project of Dr. Wolfram Graf and colleagues aims at recording of the genetic diversity of the Austrian caddisfly fauna comprising some 310 species. Caddisflies, especially their larval stage, are important bioindicators in freshwater ecology.
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New content of the ABOL webpage

New content of the ABOL webpage

We want to point out that the ABOL webpage is updated and extended continously. For some time we have started to restructure the website with regard to the future overall project. Major modifications concern the items "About us" and "Project". In particular we want to point out the new page "Professional collecting" to be found in the "Experts" menu. It deals with …
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