Dr. Katrin Wagner

Kontakt

Raum: W4 0-049

Tel.: 0441 798-3315

Email: ka.wagner(at)uni-oldenburg.de



Universität Oldenburg

Institut für Biologie und Umweltwissenschaften

AG Funktionelle Ökologie der Pflanzen

26111 Oldenburg

Projekt

Gefäßepiphyten: Langzeitdynamik der Gemeinschaftszusammensetzung

Forschungsinteressen:

  • Wirtsbaumpräferenzen
  • Vertikale Verteilung der Gefäßepiphyten: mikroklimatische Gradienten, funktionelle Merkmale und die Regenerationsnische.

     

Lehrtätigkeit

SoSe 2015 und 2016   Physiologie der Pflanzen                                                                       

Curriculum Vitae

seit 2015 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin an der Universität Oldenburg
2014 Forschungsprojekt in Französisch-Guyana für das Office National des Forêts: "Analysis of the composition and vertical structure of vascular epiphyte communities along an elevational gradient in the Nouragues Nature Reserve."
2009-2015  Dissertation an der Universität Oldenburg, Titel der Doktorarbeit: "Vascular epiphyte assemblages: The effect of habitat filtering within forest stands."
2008 Forschungsprojekt zur Bestäubungslimitierung epiphytischer Orchideen: "Pollinator limitation in epiphytic orchids."
2007 Diplomarbeit über Populationsstruktur und Herbivorie in einer Epiphytengemeinschaft: "Vascular Epiphytes: Determinants of community structure."
2001-2007 

Biologiestudium in Darmstadt und Würzburg

 

 

Publikationen

Petter G, Wagner K, Zotz G, Cabral JS, Wanek W, Sanchez Delgado EJ & Kreft H. 2016. Functional leaf traits of vascular epiphytes: vertical trends within the forest, intra- and interspecific trait variability, and taxonomic signals. Functional Ecology 30:188-198, doi10.1111/1365-2435.12490.

Cabral JS, Petter G, Mendieta Leiva G, Wagner K, Zotz G & Kreft H. 2015. Branchfall as a demographic filter for epiphyte communities: Lessons from forest floor-based sampling. PLoS One 10, e0128019.

Wagner K, Mendieta-Leiva G & Zotz G. 2015. Host specificity in vascular epiphytes: a review of methodology, empirical evidence and potential mechanisms. AoB PLANTS, doi: 10.1093/aobpla/plu092.

Zotz G, Mendieta Leiva G & Wagner K. 2014. Vascular epiphytes at the treeline – composition of species assemblages and population biology. Flora, 209: 385-390.

Wagner K, Bogusch W & Zotz G. 2013. The role of the regeneration niche for the vertical stratification of vascular epiphytes. Journal of Tropical Ecology 29: 277-290.

Beck J & Wagner K. 2006. Observations on the territoriality of male Arhopala aurea, a lycaenid butterfly of the rainforest understorey. Sepilok Bulletin 5: 17–25.

 

 

Beiträge zu wissenschaftlichen Tagungen

Wagner K, Mendieta-Leiva G & Zotz G. 2015. Is the generally found host specificity in vascular epiphytes a sampling artifact? Talk at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society (GfÖ). Göttingen, Germany.

Wagner K, Mendieta-Leiva G & Zotz G. 2012. Host preferences in vascular epiphytes: how stable are patterns in time? Talk at the 6th International Canopy Conference, Oaxaca, Mexico.

Wagner K, Mendieta-Leiva G & Zotz G. 2011. The value of size distributions for predicting community change in vascular epiphytes. Poster at the Annual Conference of the Society for Tropical Ecology (gtö), Frankfurt, Germany.

Wagner K, Bogusch W, Mendieta-Leiva G & Zotz G. 2011. Vertical segregation of vascular epiphytes and the regeneration niche. Poster at the 41st Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society (GfÖ), Oldenburg, Germany.