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University of Duisburg and Essen, Aquatic Ecosystems Research Group, Universitätsstr. 5, D-45141 Essen, Germany


Here a list of recent publications:

  • Pauls S, Alp M, Balint, M, Bernabo P, Ciampor F, Ciamporova-Zatovicova Z, Finn D, Kohout J, Leese F, Lencioni V, Paz-Vinas I, Monaghan M (in review): Some emerging concepts and novel approaches in freshwater molecular ecology. Freshwater Biology.
  • Elbrecht V & Leese F (2015) Can DNA-Based Ecosystem Assessments Quantify Species Abundance? Testing Primer Bias and Biomass—Sequence Relationships with an Innovative Metabarcoding Protocol. PLoS ONE (download)
  • Elbrecht V & Leese, F (2015). The mitochondrial genome of the Arizona Snowfly Mesocapnia arizonensis (Plecoptera, Capniidae). Mitochondrial DNA, (preprint), 1-2.
  • Weiss M, Macher JN, Seefeldt M & Leese F (2014): Molecular phylogenetics reveals even more overlooked diversity within the Gammarus fossarum species complex. Hydrobiologia, 721:165-184 (download)
  • Elbrecht V, Feld CK, Gies M, Hering D, Sondermann M, Tollrian R & Leese F (2014) Genetic diversity and dispersal potential of the stonefly Dinocras cephalotes in a central European low mountain range. Freshwater Sciences. (download)
  • Elbrecht V, Poettker L, John U & Leese F (2013) The complete mitochondrial genome of the stonefly Dinocras cephalotes (Plecoptera, Perlidae). Mitochondrial DNA (download)


For a full list of Florian Leese’s publications click here.