Aquatic Insects (EPT: Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera and Trichoptera)

Stonefly (Foto: Katja Schulz)

Morinière, J., Hendrich, L., Balke, M., Beermann, A. J., König, T., Hess, M., Koch, S., Müller, R., Leese, F., Hebert, P. D. N., Hausmann, A., Schubart, C. F. and Haszprunar, G. (2017) A DNA barcode library for Germany′s mayflies, stoneflies and caddisflies (Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera & Trichoptera). Molecular Ecology Resources 17: 1293–1307. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12683




Elateridae (Foto: S. Schmidt, ZSM)

Hendrich, L., Morinière, J., Haszprunar, G., Hebert, P. D. N., Hausmann, A., Köhler, F., Balke, M. (2014) A comprehensive DNA barcode database for Central European beetles with a focus on Germany: adding more than 3500 identified species to BOLD. Molecular Ecology Resources 15: 285-294. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998


Raupach, M.J., Hannig, K., Morinière, J. & L. Hendrich (2016): A DNA barcode library for ground beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae) of Germany: The genus Bembidion Latreille, 1802 and allied taxa. ZooKeys 592: 121-141 DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.592.8316


Hemiptera: Heteroptera

Raupach, M.J., Hendrich, L., Küchler, S.M., Deister, F., Morinière, J., Gossner, M.M. (2014) Building-Up of a DNA Barcode Library for True Bugs (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of Germany Reveals Taxonomic Uncertainties and Surprises. PLoS ONE 9(9): e106940. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106940







Hymenoptera: Bees

Eucera sp. (Foto: S. Schmidt, ZSM)

Schmidt, S., Schmid-Egger, C., Morinière, J., Haszprunar, G., Hebert, P.D.N. (2015) DNA barcoding largely supports 250 years of classical taxonomy: identifications for Central European bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea partim). Molecular Ecology Resources 15: 985-1000. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12363




Hymenoptera: Sphecids

Schmid-Egger, S., Straka, J., Ljubomirov, T., Blagoev, G.A. , Morinière, J., Schmidt, S.: DNA barcodes identify 99 percent of apoid wasp species (Hymenoptera: Ampulicidae, Crabronidae, Sphecidae) from the Western Palearctic. Molecular Ecology Resources (accepted for publication).



Hymenoptera: Polistes (Vespidae)

Polistes dominula. (Foto: Gerd Reder)

Schmid-Egger, C., Achterberg, K. van, Neumeyer, R., Morinière, J., Schmidt, S. (2017) Revision of the West Palaearctic Polistes Latreille, with the descriptions of two species – an integrative approach using morphology and DNA barcodes (Hymenoptera, Vespidae). ZooKeys 713: 53-112. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.713.11335





Hymenoptera: Symphyta

Lophyrotoma analis. (Foto: S. Schmidt, ZSM)

Schmidt, S., Taeger, A., Morinière, J., Liston, A., Blank, S. M., Kramp, K., Kraus, M., Schmidt, O., Heibo, E., Prous, M., Nyman, T., Malm, T. and Stahlhut, J. (2016) Identification of sawflies and horntails (Hymenoptera, ‘Symphyta’) through DNA barcodes: successes and caveats. Molecular Ecology Resources 17: 670-685. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12614




Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera

Hausmann, A., Haszprunar, G., Segerer, A.H., Speidel, W., Behounek, G., Hebert, P.D.N. (2011): Now DNA-barcoded: the butterflies and larger moths of Germany (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera, Macroheterocera). Spixiana 34: 47-58. PDF



NJ tree of Eupithecia absinthiata and E. goossensiata

Lepidoptera: Geometridae

Hausmann, A., Haszprunar, G., Hebert, P.D.N. (2011) DNA Barcoding the Geometrid Fauna of Bavaria (Lepidoptera): Successes, Surprises, and Questions. PLoS ONE 6(2): e17134. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017134








Rhaphidioptera, Megaloptera, Neuroptera

Morinière, J., Hendrich, L., Hausmann, A., Hebert, P.D.N., Haszprunar, G., Gruppe, A. (2014) Barcoding Fauna Bavarica: 78% of the Neuropterida Fauna Barcoded! PLoS ONE 9(10): e109719. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0109719








Oedipoda caerulescens (Foto: S. Schmidt, ZSM)

Hawlitschek, O., Morinière, J., Lehmann, G. U. C., Lehmann, A. W., Kropf, M., Dunz, A., Glaw, F., Detcharoen, M., Schmidt, S., Hausmann, A., Szucsich, N. U., Caetano-Wyler, S. A. and Haszprunar, G. (2016) DNA barcoding of crickets, katydids and grasshoppers (Orthoptera) from Central Europe with focus on Austria, Germany and Switzerland. Molecular Ecology Resources 17: 1037-1053. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12638



Araneae and Opiliones

Harvestman (Opiliones). (Foto: S. Schmidt, ZSM)

Astrin, J.J., Höfer, H., Spelda, J., Holstein, J., Bayer, S., Hendrich, L., Huber, B.A., Kielhorn, K.H., Krammer, H.J., Lemke, M., Monje, J.C., Morinière, J., Rulik, B., Petersen, M., Janssen, H. & J. Muster (2016) Towards a DNA barcode reference database for spiders and harvestmen of Germany. PLoS ONE 11(9):e0162624. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0162624






Cryptops parisi. (Foto: J. Spelda, ZSM)

Spelda, J., Reip, H.S., Oliveira Biener, U., Melzer, R.R. (2011) Barcoding Fauna Bavarica: Myriapoda – a contribution to DNA sequence-based identifications of centipedes and millipedes (Chilopoda, Diplopoda). ZooKeys 115: 123-139. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.156.2176






Barbatula barbatuls (Foto: Zsoldos Márton)

Knebelsberger, T., Dunz, A.R., Neumann, D., Geiger, M.F. (2014): Molecular Diversity of Germany’s Freshwater Fishes and Lampreys assessed by DNA barcoding. Molecular Ecology Resources 15: 562-572. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12322