Univ-Prof. Dipl.-Biol. Dr. Stefan Dötterl


Refereed journals 2022

Etl, F.; Kaiser, Ch.; Reiser, O.; Schubert, M.; Dötterl, S.; Schönenberger, J.: Evidence for the recruitment of florivorous plant bugs as pollinators. Current Biology, 2022.  LINK

Díaz Jiménez, P.; Dötterl, S.; Fuchs, R.; Hentrich, H.; Pérez-Farrera, M. Á.; Vega, J. P. & Aguilar-Rodríguez, P. A.: Two new species of Spathiphyllum (Araceae) from Tabasco, Mexico with notes on their floral scent. Phytotaxa 566: 121-132.

Lehner, S.; Schulz, S.; Dötterl, S.: The mystery of the butterfly bush Buddleja davidii: How are the butterflies attracted? Front. Plant Sci. (2022) 13:994851. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2022.994851

Gfrerer, E.; Laina, D.; Wagner, R.; Gibernau, M.; Hörger, A. C.; Comes, H. P. and Dötterl, S.: Antennae of psychodid and sphaerocerid flies respond to a high variety of floral scent compounds of deceptive Arum maculatum L.: Sci Rep 12, 5086 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-08196-y

Tunes, P.; Dötterl, S. and Guimaraes, E.: Florivory and Pollination Intersection: Changes in Floral Trait Expression Do Not Discourage Hummingbird Pollination. Front. Plant Sci. (2022) 13:813418. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2022.813418

Etl, F.; Francke, W.; Schönenberger, J.; Dötterl, S.: Chemical Attraction of Gall Midge Pollinators (Cecidomyiidae: Cecidomyiinae) to Anthurium acutangulum (Araceae). J Chem Ecol 48, 263–269 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10886-022-01349-3

Sonnleitner, M.; Schoder, S.; Macek, O.; Leeb, Ch.; Bräuchler, Ch.; Haring, E.; Dötterl, S.; Eckelt, A.; Fauster, R.; Glatzhofer, E.; Graf, E.; Gros, P.; Heimburg, H.; Heiss, E.; Hinterstoisser, W.; Kirchweger, S.; Koblmüller, S.; Komposch, Ch.; Link, A.; Rabl, D.; Rupp, T.; Schlager, M.; Streinzer, M.; Strutzberg, H.; Timaeus, L.; Wagner, H. C.; Wiesmair, B.; Zimmermann D. & Szucsich N. U.: Beitrag der ABOL-BioBlitze zur österreichischen Biodiversitäts-Erfassung:DNA-Barcodes aus 2019 und 2020. Acta ZooBot Austria 158, 2022, 81-95.

Laina, D.; Gfrerer, E.; Scheurecker, V.; Fuchs, R.; Schleifer, M.; Zittra, C.; Wagner, R.; Gibernau, M.; Comes, H. P.; Hörger, A. C.; Dötterl, S.: Local Insect Availability Partly Explains Geographical Differences in Floral Visitor Assemblages of Arum maculatum L. (Araceae). Front. Plant Sci. 13:838391. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2022.838391

Non-refereed Journals 2022

Stark, A.; Rupp, T.; Berjano, R.; Mahfoud, H.; Buono, D.; Wenke, T.; Rabitsch, K.; Wanke, S. & Dötterl, S.: Beschreibung einer neuen Art der Gattung Dysaletria Loew (Diptera, Empidoidea, Hybotidae) aus Untersuchungen von Aristolochia-Blüten in Spanien. Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte, 66, 2022/1.

Refereed journals 2021

Asenbaum, J.; Schäffler, I.; Etl, F.; Dötterl, S.; Schönenberger, J.; Chartier, M.: Comparative Pollination Ecology of Five European Euphorbia Species. IJPS 182,8 (2021)

Brandt, K.; Dötterl, S.; Ramírez, R. R.; Etl, F.; Machado, I. C.; Navarro, D. M. D. A. F.; Dobler, D.; Reiser, O.; Ayasse, M.; Milet-Pinheiro, P.: Unraveling the Olfactory Biases of Male Euglossine Bees: Species-Specific Antennal Responses and Their Evolutionary Significance for Perfume Flowers. Front. Ecol. Evol. 9:727471. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2021.727471

Braunschmid, H; Guilhot, R; Dötterl, S: Floral scent and pollinators of Cypripedium calceolus L. at different latitudes. Diversity, 31, 5 (2021)

Burger, H.; Marquardt, M.; Babucke, K.; Heuel, K. C.; Ayasse, M.; Dötterl, S.; Galizia, C. G.: Neural and behavioural responses of the pollen-specialist bee Andrena vaga to Salix odours. J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (13): jeb242166.

Cordeiro, GD; Liporoni, R; Caetano, CA; Krug, C; Martínez-Martínez, CA; Martins, HOJ; Cardoso, RKOA; Araujo, FF; Araújo, PCS; Oliveira, R; Schlindwein, C; Warrant, EJ; Dötterl, S; Alves-dos-Santos, I: Nocturnal bees as crop pollinators. Agronomy 2021, 11(5), 1014

Gfrerer, E.; Laina, D.; Gibernau, M.; Fuchs, R.; Happ, M.; Tolasch, T.; Trutschnig, W.; Hörger, A. C.; Comes, H. P.; Dötterl, S.: Floral scents of a deceptive plant are hyperdiverse and under population-specific phenotypic selection. Front. Plant Sci. 12:719092 (2021)

Gottsberger, G; Gottsberger, B; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Stanojlovic, V; Cabrele, C; Dötterl, S: Imitation of fermenting fruits in beetle-pollinated Calycanthus occidentalis (Calycanthaceae), Flora, 274, 151732 (2021)

Heiduk, A.; Meve, U.; Menzel, F.; Haenni, J.-P.; von Tschirnhaus, M.; Dötterl, S.; Johnson, S. D.: Fly Pollination of Kettle Trap Flowers of Riocreuxia torulosa (Ceropegieae-Anisotominae): A Generalized System of Floral Deception. Plants 2021, 10(8), 1564

Jiménez, P. D.; Hentrich, H.; Dötterl, S.; Krömer, T.; MacSwiney G, M. Ch.; Aguilar-Rodríguez, A.: Reproductive biology of two Spathiphyllum (Araceae) species in Los Tuxtlas, Veracruz, Mexico. Flora 2021 (285).

Martel, C; Rakosy, D; Dötterl, S; Johnson, S; Ayasse, M; Paulus, HF; Nilsson, LA; Mejlon, H; Jersáková, J: Specialization for tachinid fly pollination in the phenologically divergent varieties of the orchid Neotinea ustulata. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9, 659176 (2021)

Martínez-Martínez, C. A.; Cordeiro, G. D.; Martins, H. O. J.; Kobal, R. O. A. C.; Milet-Pinheiro, P.; Stanton, M. A.; Franco, E. L.; Krug, C.; Mateus, S.; Schllindwein, C.; Dötterl, S.; Alves-dos-Santos, I.: Floral Volatiles: A Promising Method to Access the Rare Nocturnal and Crepuscular Bees. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9, 676743 (2021)

Milet-Pinheiro, P; Domingos-Melo, A; de Oliveira Júnior, JD; de Albuquerque, NSL; da Costa, ACG; de Lima, SA; da Silva, MFR; Navarro, DMdAF; Maia, ACD; Gundersen, LL; Schubert, M; Dötterl, S; Machado, IC: A semivolatile floral scent marks the shift to a novel pollination system in bromeliads. Current Bioloy, 31, 860-868 (2021)

Milet-Pinheiro, P.; Santos, P. S. C.; Prieto-Benitez, S.; Ayasse, M.; Dötterl, S.: Differential Evolutionary History in Visual and Olfactory Floral Cues of the Bee-Pollinated Genus Campanula (Campanulaceae). Plants 2021, 10(7), 1356

More, M.; Soteras, F.; Ibanez, A. C.; Dötterl, S.; Cocucci, A. A.; Raguso, R. A.: Floral Scent Evolution in the Genus Jaborosa (Solanaceae): Influence of Ecological and Environmental Factors. Plants 2021, 10(8), 1512

Rupp, T.; Oelschlägel, B.; Rabitsch, K.; Mahfoud, H.; Wenke, T.; Disney, R. H. L.; Neinhuis, Ch.; Wanke, S.; Dötterl, S.: Flowers of Deceptive Aristolochia microstoma Are Pollinated by Phorid Flies and Emit Volatiles Known From Invertebrate Carrion. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9, 658441 (2021)

Ruprecht, U; Socher, SA; Dötterl, S: Unexpected occurrence of Cladosporium spp. on the inner side of the spathe of the titan arum, Amorphophallus titanum. Acta Mycologica (In Press)

Sladacek, FXJ; Dötterl, S; Schäffler, I; Segar, ST; Konvicka, M: Succession of dung-inhabiting beetles and flies reflects the succession of dung-emitted volatile compounds. Journal of chemical Ecology 47, 433-443 (2021)

Stamm, P; Etl, F; Maia, ACD; Dötterl, S; Schulz, S: Synthesis, absolute configuration and biological activity of floral scent compounds from night-blooming Araceae. The Journal of Organic Chemistry (In Press)

Refereed journals 2020

Aguilar-Rodríguez, PA; Jiménez, PD; Espejo-Serna, A; López-Ferrari, AR; Hentrich, H; Dötterl, S; Yovel, Y; Macswiney-G, MC: A new Werauhia (Tillandsioideae, Bromeliaceae) from Mexico with observations about its reproductive biology. Phytotaxa, 446, 128-134 (2020)

Brandt, K; Machado, IC; Navarro, DMDAF; Dötterl, S; Ayasse, M; Milet-Pinheiro, P: Sexual dimorphism in floral scents of the neotropical orchid Catasetum arietinum and its possible ecological and evolutionary significance, AoB PLANTS, 12, plaa030 (2020)

Braunschmid, H; Dötterl, S: Does the rarity of a flower´s scent phenotype in a deceptive orchid explain its pollination success? Frontiers in Plant Science. 11, 584081 (2020)

de Araujo, FF; de Cássia Souza Araújo, P; Siqueira, E; Alves-dos-Santos, I; Oliveira, R; Dötterl, S; Schlindwein, C:  Nocturnal bees exploit but do not pollinate flowers of a common bat-pollinated tree, Arthropod-Plant Interactions. 14, 785-797. (2020)

Gottsberger, G; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Dötterl, S: Distant populations of a Xanthosoma (Araceae) species have different floral scents but the same cyclocephaline beetle pollinators. Acta Botanica Brasilica. 34, 580-588. (2020)

Hentrich, H; Dick, A; Hagenguth, L; Preiß, L; Scherr, J; Schlumpberger, B; Dötterl, S; Schäffler, I; Gerlach, G; Gottsberger, G: Paphinia Lindl. (Orchidaceae: Stanhopeinae) – a genus of scentless perfume orchids? Proceedings of the World Orchid Conference 22 (2020)

Lukas, K; Dötterl, S; Ayasse, M; Burger, H: Olfactory and visual floral signals of Hedera helix and Heracleum sphondylium involved in host finding by nectar-foraging social wasp, Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 8, 571454 (2020)

Raspotnig, G; Anderl, F; Kunert, O; Schaider, M; Brückner, A; Schubert, M; Dötterl, S; Fuchs, R; Leis, HJ: A novel class of defensive compounds in harvestmen: hydroxy-γ-lactones from the phalangiid Egaenus convexus. Journal of Natural Products, 83, 3278-3286 (2020)

Xu, H; Zhou, G; Dötterl, S; Schäffler, I; Degen, T; Chen, L; Turlings, TC: Distinct roles of cuticular aldehydes as pheromonal cues in two Cotesia parasitoids. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 46, 128-137 (2020)

Non-refereed Journals 2020

Schoder, S; Dötterl, S; Papenberg E: Wild, parasitisch und königlich –Bienen (Apiformes). Carinthia II, 130, 34 (2020)

Refereed journals 2019

Brandt, K; Dötterl, S; Fuchs, R; Navarro, DMDAF; Machado, ICS; Dobler, D; Reiser, O; Ayasse, M; Milet-Pinheiro, P:  Subtle chemical variations with strong ecological significance: stereoselective response of male orchid bees to stereoisomers of carvone epoxide. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 45, 464-473 (2019)

Cordeiro, GD; Fernandes dos Santos, IG; Inês da Silva, C; Schlindwein, C; Alves-dos-Santos, I; Dötterl, S: Nocturnal floral scent profiles of Myrtaceae fruit crops. Phytochemistry, 162, 193-198 (2019)

Dellinger, AS; Scheer, LM; Artuso, S; Fernández-Fernández, DM; Sornoza, F;  Penneys, DS; Tenhaken, R; Dötterl, S; Schönenberger, J: Bimodal pollination systems in Andean Melastomataceae involving birds, bats and rodents. American Naturalist, 194, 104-116 (2019)

Etl, F; Brandauer, SS; Brandauer, P; Prader, S; Neier, V; Dötterl, S; Schönenberger, J: Flower visitors of Calathea lutea (Marantaceae): The roleof the hummingbird Threnetes ruckeri. Acta ZooBot Austria, 156, 183-196 (2019)

Heiduk, A; Haenni, JP; Meve, U;  Schulz, S; Dötterl, S:  Flower scent of Ceropeg­ia stenantha: electrophysiological activity and synthesis of novel components. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 205, 301-310 (2019)

Lukas, K; Harig, T; Schulz, S; Hadersdorfer, J; Dötterl, S: Flowers of European pear release common and uncommon volatiles that can be detected by honey bee pollinators. Chemoecology, 29, 211-223 (2019)

Maia, ACD; Grimm, C; Schubert, M; Etl, F; Gomes Gonçalves, E; Navarro, DMAF; Schulz, S; Dötterl, S:  Novel floral scent compounds from night-blooming Araceae pollinated by cyclocephaline scarabs (Melolonthidae, Cyclocephalini). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 45, 204-213 (2019)

Correction to: Maia, ACD; Grimm, C; Schubert, M; Etl, F; Gomes Gonçalves, E; Navarro, DMAF; Schulz, S; Dötterl, S:  Novel floral scent compounds from night-blooming Araceae pollinated by cyclocephaline scarabs (Melolonthidae, Cyclocephalini). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 45, 214-215 (2019)

Paiva, EAS; Dötterl, S; De-Paula, OC; Schlindwein, C; Souto, LC; Vitarelli, NC; Inês da Silva, C; Mateus, S; Alves-dos-Santos, I; Oliveira, DMT:  Osmophores of Caryocar brasiliense (Caryocaraceae): a particular structure of the androecium that releases an unusual scent. Protoplasma, 256, 971-981 (2019)

Rachersberger, M; Cordeiro, GD; Schäffler, I; Dötterl, S: Honeybee pollinators use visual and floral scent cues to find apple (Malus domestica) flowers. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 67, 13221-13227 (2019)


Xu, H; Zhou, G; Dötterl, S; Schäffler, I; von Arx, M; Röder, G; Degen, T; Chen, L; Turlings, TC: The combined use of an attractive and a repellent sex pheromonal component by a gregarious parasitoid. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 45, 559-569 (2019)

Zito, P; Tavella, F; Pacifico, D; Campanella, V; Sajeva, M; Carimi, F; Ebmer, AW; Dötterl, S: Interspecific variation of inflorescence scents and insect visitors in Allium (Amaryllidaceae – Allioideae). Plant Systematics and Evolution, 305, 727-741 (2019)

Non-refereed Journals 2019

Weber, A.; Gerlach, G.; Dötterl, S.: Die großen wissenschaftlichen Leistungen von Stefan Vogel (1925-2015) Teil 5b. Öl statt Nektar – die Ölblumen (dikotyle Vertreter). Der Palmengarten 82, 2 (Nov. 2019), 48-65

Weber, A.; Gerlach, G.; Dötterl, S.: Die großen wissenschaftlichen Leistungen von Stefan Vogel (1925-2015) Teil 5a. Öl statt Nektar – die Ölblumen (Allgemeine Aspekte). Der Palmengarten 82, 1 (Juli 2019), 49-61


Refereed journals 2018

Gottsberger, G; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Webber, AC; Dötterl, S: Populations of Unonopsis guatterioides (Annonaceae) in Amazonas and Minas Gerais, Brazil, potentially represent different species: Floral scent, flower characters and pollinators revisited. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 78, 17-20 (2018)

Guimarães, E; Tunes, P; de Almeida Junior, LD; Di Stasi, LC; Dötterl, S; Machado, SR: Nectar replaced by volatile secretion: a potential new role for nectarless flowers in a bee-pollinated plant species. Frontiers in Plant Science, 9:1243. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01243 (2018)

Heethoff, M; Brückner, A; Schmelzle, S; Schubert, M; Bräuer, M; Meusinger, R; Dötterl, S; Norton, RA; Raspotnig, G: Life as a fortress – structure, function, and adaptive values of morphological and chemical defense in the oribatid mite Euphthiracarus reticulatus (Actinotrichida). BMC Zoology, 3:7 (2018)

Junker,  RR; Kuppler, J; Amo, L; Blande, JD; Borges, RM; van Dam, NM; Dicke, M; Dötterl, S; Ehlers, B; Etl, F; Gershenzon, J; Glinwood, R; Gols, R; Groot, AT; Heil, M; Hoffmeister, M; Holopainen, JK; Jarau, S; John, L; Kessler, A; Knudsen, JT; Kost, C; Larue-Kontic, AAC; Leonhardt, SD; Lucas-Barbosa, D; Majetic, CJ; Menzel, F; Parachnowitsch, AL; Pasquet, RS; Poelman, EH; Raguso, RA; Ruther, J; Schiestl, FP; Schmitt, T; Tholl, D; Unsicker, SB; Verhulst, N; Visser, ME; Weldegergis, BT; Köllner, TG: Co-variation and phenotypic integration in chemical communication displays: biosynthetic constraints and eco-evolutionary implications. New Phytologist, 220, 739-749 (2018)

Krug, C; Cordeiro, C; Schäffler, I; Inês Silva, C; Oliveira, R; Schlindwein, C; Dötterl, S; Alves-dos-Santos, I: Nocturnal bee pollinators are attracted to guarana flowers by their scents. Frontiers in Plant Science, 9:1072. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01072 (2018)

Marotz-Clausen, G; Jürschik, S; Fuchs, R; Schäffler, I; Sulzer, P; Gibernau, M; Dötterl, S: Incomplete synchrony of inflorescence scent and temperature patterns in Arum maculatum L. (Araceae). Phytochemistry, 154, 77-84 (2018)

Siqueira, E; Oliveira, R; Dötterl, S; Cordeiro, GD; Alves-dos-Santos, I; Mota, T; Schlindwein, C:  Pollination of Machaerium opacum (Fabaceae) by nocturnal and diurnal bees. Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 12, 633–645 (2018)

Teichert, H; Dötterl, S; Gottsberger, G: Scent emissions and floral nutrients of Carludovicoideae (Cyclanthaceae)  and their importance for associated beetles. Plant Systematics and Evolution, 304, 831–839 (2018)

Zito, P; Tavella, F; Sajeva, M; Carimi, F; Dötterl, S: Inflorescence scents of Calendula maritima, C. suffruticosa subsp. fulgida, and their hybrid. International Journal of Plant Sciences, 179, 415-421 (2018)

Refereed journals 2017

Brandt, K; Dötterl, S; Francke, W; Ayasse, M; Milet-Pinheiro, P: Flower visitors of Campanula: are oligoleges more sensitive to host-specific floral scents than polyleges? Journal of Chemical Ecology, 43, 4-12 (2017)

Braunschmid, H; Mükisch, B; Rupp, T; Schäffler, I; Zito, P; Birtele, D; Dötterl, S: Interpopulation variation in pollinators and floral scent of the lady´s-slipper orchid Cypripedium calceolus L. Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 11, 363–379 (2017)

Cordeiro, GD; Pinheiro, M; Dötterl, S; Alves-dos-Santos, I: Pollination of Campomanesia phaea (Myrtaceae) by night-active bees: a new nocturnal pollination system mediated by floral scent. Plant Biology, 19, 132-139 (2017)

Etl, F; Franschitz, A; Aguiar, AJC; Schönenberger, J; Dötterl, S: A perfume-collecting male oil bee? Evidences of a novel pollination system involving Anthurium acutifolium (Araceae) and Paratetrapedia chocoensis (Apidae, Tapinotaspidini). Flora, 232, 7-15 (2017)

Gonçalves-Souza, P; Schlindwein, C; Dötterl, S; Paiva, EAS: Unveiling the osmophores of Philodendron adamantinum (Araceae) as a means to understanding interactions with pollinators. Annals of Botany, 119, 533-543 (2017)

Heiduk, A; Brake, I; v. Tschirnhaus, M; Haenni, JP; Miller, R; Hash, J; Prieto-Benítez, S; Jürgens, A; Johnson, SD; Schulz, S; Liede-Schumann, S; Meve, U; Dötterl, S:  Floral scent and pollinators of Ceropegia trap flower. Flora, 232, 169-182 (2017)

Helletsgruber, C; Dötterl, S; Ruprecht, U; Junker, RR: Epiphytic bacteria alter floral scent emissions. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 43, 1073-1077 (2017)

Oliveira, PE; Tomé, CER; Torezan-Silingardi, HM; Dötterl, S; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Gottsberger, G: Differential pollination modes between distant populations of Unonopsis guatterioides (Annonaceae) in Minas Gerais and Amazonas, Brazil. Flora, 232, 39-46 (2017)

Ollerton, J; Dötterl, S; Ghorpadé, K; Heiduk, A; Liede-Schumann, S; Masinde, S; Meve, U; Peter, CI; Prieto-Benítez, P; Punekar, S; Thulin, M; Whittington, A: Diversity of Diptera families that pollinate Ceropegia (Apocynaceae) trap flowers: an update in light of new data and phylogenetic analyses. Flora, 234, 233-244 (2017)

Schiebold, JMI; Feulner, M; Dötterl, S; Lauerer, M: High congruence of intraspecific variability in floral scent and genetic patterns in Gentianella bohemica Skalický (Gentianaceae). Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 71, 50-58 (2017)

Nicht referierte Zeitschriften und Reihen 2017

Neumayer, J; Wallner, W; Dötterl, S: Nachweise neuer und wenig bekannter Bienenarten aus Salzburg. Mitteilungen aus dem Haus der Natur, 24, 5-11 (2017)

Refereed journals 2016

Dötterl, S; Vater, M; Rupp, T; Held, A: Ozone differentially affects perception of volatiles in western honey bees. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 42, 486-489 (2016)

Etl, F; Berger, A; Weber, A; Schönenberger, J; Dötterl, S: Nocturnal plant bugs use cis-jasmone to locate inflorescences of an Araceae as feeding and mating site (Heteroptera: Miridae). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 42, 300-304 (2016)

Heiduk, A; Brake, I; von Tschirnhaus, M; Göhl, M; Jürgens, A; Johnson, SD; Meve, U; Dötterl, S: Ceropegia sandersonii mimics attacked honey bees to attract kleptoparasitic flies for pollination. Current Biology, 26, 2787–2793 (2016)

Jersáková, J; Spaethe, J; Streinzer, M; Neumayer, J; Paulus, H; Dötterl, S; Johnson, SD: Does the globe orchid dupe its pollinators through generalized food deception or mimicry? Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 180, 269-294 (2016)

Oelschlägel, B; von Tschirnhaus, M; Nuss, M; Nikolić, T; Wanke, S; Dötterl, S; Neinhuis, C: Spatio-temporal patterns in pollination of deceptive Aristolochia rotunda L. (Aristolochiaceae). Plant Biology, 18, 928–937 (2016)

Milet-Pinheiro, P; Herz, K; Dötterl, S; Ayasse, M: Host choice in a bivoltine bee: how sensory constraints shape innate foraging behaviors. BMC Ecology, 16:20 (2016)

Prieto-Benítez, S; Dötterl, S; Giménez-Benavides, L: Circadian rhythm of a Silene species favors nocturnal pollination and constrains diurnal visitation. Annals of Botany, 118, 907-918 (2016)

Prieto-Benítez, S; Millanes, AM; Dötterl, S; Giménez-Benavides, L: Comparative analyses of flower scent in Sileneae reveal a contrasting phylogenetic signal between night and day emissions. Ecology and Evolution, 6, 7869–7881 (2016)

Zito, P; Scrima, A; Sajeva, M; Carimi, F; Dötterl, S: Dimorphism in inflorescence scent of dioecious wild grapevine. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 66, 58-62 (2016)

Refereed journals 2015

Fischer, K; Karl, I; Heuskin, S; Janowitz, S; Dötterl, S: Kin recognition and inbreeding avoidance in a butterfly. Ethology, 121, 977-984 (2015)

Heiduk, A; Kong, H; Brake, I; von Tschirnhaus, M; Tolasch, T; Tröger, AG; Wittenberg, E; Francke, W; Meve, U; Dötterl, S: 2015. Deceptive Ceropegia dolichophylla fools its kleptoparasitic fly pollinators with exceptional floral scent. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 3:66. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2015.00066 (2015)

Kathirithamby, J; Hrabar, M; Delgado, JA; Collantes, F; Dötterl, S; Windsor, D; Gries, G: We do not select nor are we choosy: a case study of reproductive synchrony in Strepsiptera. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 116, 221-238 (2015)

Milet-Pinheiro, P; Ayasse, M; Dötterl, S: Visual and olfactory floral cues of Campanula (Campanulaceae) and their significance for host recognition by an oligolectic bee pollinator. PLOS ONE 10(6): e0128577. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0128577 (2015)

Milet-Pinheiro, P; Navarro, DMdAF; Dötterl, S; Carvalho, AT; Pinto, CE; Ayasse, M; Schlindwein, C: Pollination biology in the dioecious orchid Catasetum uncatum: how does floral scent influence the behavior of pollinators? Phytochemistry 116: 149-161 (2015)

Mitchell, TC; Dötterl, S; Schaefer, H: Hawk-moth pollination and elaborate petals in Cucurbitaceae: The case of the Caribbean endemic Linnaeosicyos amara. Flora 216: 50–56 (2015)
Oelschlägel, B; Nuss, M; von Tschirnhaus, M; Pätzold, C; Neinhuis, C; Dötterl, S; Wanke, S: The betrayed thief – the extraordinary strategy of Aristolochia rotunda to deceive its pollinators. New Phytologist, 206, 342-351 (2015)

Prieto-Benítez, S; Dötterl, S; Giménez-Benavides, L: Diel variation in flower scent reveals poor consistency of diurnal and nocturnal pollination syndromes in Sileneae.  Journal of Chemical Ecology, 41, 1095-1104 (2015)

Schäffler, I; Steiner, KE; Haid, M; van Berkel, SS; Gerlach, G; Johnson, SD; Wessjohann, L; Dötterl, S: Diacetin, a reliable cue and private communication channel in a specialized pollination system. Scientific Reports 5, 12779: doi:10.1038/srep12779 (2015)

Zito, P; Dötterl, S; Sajeva, M: Floral volatiles in a sapromyiophilous plant and their importance in attracting house fly pollinators. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 41, 340-349 (2015)

Nicht referierte Zeitschriften und Reihen 2015

Feulner, M; Lauerer, M; Dötterl, S: Es stinkt! Komponenten im Blütenduft von Orchidantha fimbriata. Der Palmengarten, 79, 52-58 (2015)

Dötterl, S: Nachruf Dr. Peter Hartmann. Berichte der Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft Bayreuth, 27, 537-539 (2015)

Refereed journals 2014

Ayasse, M; Dötterl, S: The role of preadaptations or evolutionary novelties for the evolution of sexually deceptive orchids. New Phytologist, 203, 710-712 (2014)

Carvalho, AT; Dötterl, S; Schlindwein, C:  An aromatic volatile attracts oligolectic bee pollinators in an interdependent bee-plant relationship. Journal of Chemical Ecology,40, 1126-1134 (2014)

Castillo, DM; Kula, AAR; Dötterl, S; Dudash, MR; Fenster, CB: Invasive Silene latifolia may benefit from a native pollinating seed predator, Hadena ectypa, in North America. International Journal of Plant Sciences, 175, 80-91 (2014)

de Vega, C; Herrera, CM; Dötterl, S: Floral volatiles play a key role in a specialized ant pollination system. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 16, 32-42 (2014)

Dötterl, S; Glück, U; Jürgens, U; Woodring, J; Aas, G: Floral reward, advertisement and attractiveness to honey bees in dioecious Salix caprea. PLOS ONE, 9(3): e93421. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093421 (2014)

Feulner, M; Pointner, S; Heuss, L; Aas, G; Paule, J; Dötterl, S: Floral scent and its correlation with AFLP data in Sorbus. Organisms Diversity and Evolution, 14, 339-348 (2014)

Jürgens, A; Glück, U; Aas, G; Dötterl, S: Diel fragrance pattern correlates with olfactory preferences of diurnal and nocturnal flower visitors in Salix caprea (Salicaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 175, 624-640 (2014)

Pereira, J; Schlindwein, C; Antonini, Y; Maia, ACD; Dötterl, S; Martins, C; Navarro, DMAF; Oliveira, R:  Philodendron adamantinum (Araceae) lures its single cyclocephaline scarab pollinator with specific dominant floral scent volatiles. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 111, 679-691 (2014)

Zito, P; Sajeva, M; Raspi, A; Dötterl, S: Dimethyl disulfide and dimethyl trisulfide: so similar yet so different in evoking biological responses in saprophilous flies. Chemoecology, 24, 261-267 (2014)

Refereed journals 2013

Burger, H; Ayasse, M; Dötterl, S; Kreissl, S; Galizia, CG: Perception of floral volatiles involved in host-plant finding behaviour: comparison of a bee specialist and generalist, Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 199, 751-761 (2013)

Gottsberger, G; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Dötterl, S: Pollination and floral scent differentiation in species of the Philodendron bipinnatifidum complex (Araceae), Plant Systematics and Evolution, 299, 793–809 (2013)

Liede-Schumann, S; Dötterl, S; Gebauer, M; Meve, U: A RAPD study of the Sarcostemma group of Cynanchum (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Asclepiadeae), Organisms, Diversity & Evolution, 13, 15-31 (2013)

Maia, ACD; Gibernau, M; Dötterl, S; Navarro, DMAF; Seifert, K; Müller, T; Schlindwein, C: The floral scent of Taccarum ulei (Araceae): attraction of scarab beetle pollinators to an unusual aliphatic acyloin, Phytochemistry, 93, 71-78 (2013)

Milet-Pinheiro, P; Ayasse, M; Dobson, HEM; Schlindwein, C; Francke, W: Dötterl, S: The chemical basis of host-plant recognition in a specialized pollinator, Journal of Chemcal Ecology, 39, 1347-1360 (2013)

Schneider, MA; Dötterl, S; Seifert, K: Diastereoselective synthesis of a lilac aldehyde isomer and its electrophysiological detection by a moth, Chemistry & Biodiversity, 10, 1252-1259 (2013)

Bücher und Buchkapitel 2013

Dötterl, S: Wie Blumen sprechen: das Ölblume-Ölbiene-Bestäubungssystem, In: Die Vielfalt des Lebens edited by E. Beck. Wiley-VHC Verlag & Co. KGaA. (2013)

Refereed journals 2012

Braun, M; Dötterl, S; Schlindwein, C; Gottsberger, G: Can nectar be a disadvantage? Contrasting pollination natural histories of two woody Violaceae from the Neotropics, International Journal Plant Sciences, 173, 161-171 (2012)

Burger, H; Dötterl, S; Häberlein, CM; Schulz, S; Ayasse, M: An arthropod deterrent attracts specialised bees to their host plants, Oecologia, 168, 727–736 (2012)

Dötterl, S; David, A; Boland, W; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Gottsberger, G: Evidence for behavioral attractiveness of methoxylated aromatics in a dynastid scarab beetle-pollinated Araceae, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 1539–1543 (2012)

Dötterl, S; Jahreiß, K; Jhumur, US; Jürgens, A: Temporal variation of flower scent in Silene otites (Caryophyllaceae): a species with a mixed pollination system, Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 169, 447-460 (2012)

Gottsberger, G; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Seymour, RS; Dötterl, S: Pollination ecology of Magnolia ovata may explain the overall large flower size of the genus, Flora, 207, 107-118 (2012)

Lunau, K; Dötterl, S; Eltz, T: Attraction of Euglossa igniventris females to odorous substances, Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Allgemeine und Angewandte Entomologie, 16, 305-308 (2012)

Maia, ACD; Dötterl, S; Kaiser, R; Silberbauer-Gottsberger, I; Teichert, H; Gibernau, M; Navarro, DMAF; Schlindwein, C; Gottsberger, G: The key role of 4-methyl-5-vinylthiazole in the attraction of scarab beetle pollinators: a unique olfactory floral signal shared by Annonaceae and Araceae, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 1072-1080 (2012)

Milet-Pinheiro, P; Ayasse, M; Schlindwein, C; Dobson, HEM; Dötterl, S: Host location by visual and olfactory floral cues in an oligolectic bee: innate and learned behavior, Behavioral Ecology, 23, 531-538 (2012)

Schäffler, I; Balao, F; Dötterl, S: Floral and vegetative cues in oil and non-oil secreting Lysimachia species, Annals of Botany, 110, 125-138 (2012)

Schiestl, FP; Dötterl, S: The evolution of floral scent and olfactory preferences in pollinators: coevolution or pre-existing bias?, Evolution, 66, 2042-2055 (2012)

Teichert, H; Dötterl, S; Frame, D; Kirejtshuk, A; Gottsberger, G: A novel pollination mode, saprocantharophily, in Duguetia cadaverica (Annonaceae): a stinkhorn (Phallales) flower mimic, Flora, 207, 522-529 (2012)

Tolasch, T; Kehl, S; Dötterl, S: First sex pheromone of the order Strepsiptera: (3R,5R,9R)-3,5,9-Trimethyldodecanal in Stylops melittae KIRBY, 1802, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 1493–1503 (2012)

Refereed journals 2011

Balao, F; Herrera, J; Talavera, S; Dötterl, S: Spatial and temporal patterns of floral scent emission in Dianthus inoxianus and electroantennographic responses of its hawkmoth pollinator, Phytochemistry, 72, 601-609 (2011)

Braun, M; Dötterl, S; Gottsberger, G: Absence of pollinators and apomictic fruit production in an Atlantic rainforest population of Cymbopetalum brasiliense (Annonaceae), Plant Systematics and Evolution, 296, 265-273 (2011)

Dötterl, S; Milchreit, K; Schäffler, I: Behavioural plasticity and sex differences in host finding of a specialized bee species, Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 197, 1119-1126 (2011)

Feulner, M; Schuhwerk, F; Dötterl, S: Taxonomical value of inflorescense scent in Hieracium s. str., Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 39, 732-743 (2011)

Jersáková, J; Malinová, T; Jeřábková, K; Dötterl, S: Biological Flora of the British Isles: Pseudorchis albida (L.) Á. et D. Löve, Journal of Ecology, 99, 1282-1298 (2011)

Johnson, S D; Burgoyne, PM; Harder, LD; Dötterl, S: Mammal pollinators lured by the scent of a parasitic plant, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 278, 2303-2310 (2011)  see also Press release

Junker, RR; Bretscher, S; Dötterl, S; Blüthgen, N: Phytochemical cues affect hunting site choices of a nursery web spider (Pisaura mirabilis) but not of a crab spider (Misumena vatia), Journal of Arachnology, 39, 113-117 (2011)

Junker, RR; Daehler, CC; Dötterl, S; Keller, A; Blüthgen, N: Ant-flower networks in Hawai’i: nectar-thieving ants prefer undefended native over introduced plants with floral defenses, Ecological Monographs, 81, 295-311 (2011)

Junker, RR; Loewel, C; Gross, R; Dötterl, S; Keller, A; Blüthgen, N: Composition of epiphytic bacterial communities differs on petals and leaves, Plant Biology, 13, 918-924 (2011)

Schäffler, I; Dötterl, S: A day in the life of an oil bee: Phenology, nesting & foraging behavior, Apidologie, 42, 409-424 (2011)

Steiner, KE; Kaiser, R; Dötterl, S: Strong phylogenetic effects on floral scent variation of oil-secreting orchids in South Africa, American Journal of Botany, 98, 1663-1679 (2011)  see also Press release

Teichert, H; Dötterl, S; Gottsberger, G: Heterodichogamy and nitidulid beetle pollination in Anaxagorea prinoides, an early-divergent Annonaceae, Plant Systematics and Evolution, 291, 25-33 (2011)

Refereed journals 2010

Burger, H; Ayasse, M; Häberlein, CM; Schulz, S; Dötterl, S: Echium and Pontechium specific floral cues for host-plant recognition by the oligolectic bee Hoplitis adunca, South African Journal of Botany, 76, 788-795 (2010)

Burger, H; Dötterl, S; Ayasse, M: Host-plant finding and recognition by visual and olfactory floral cues in an oligolectic bee, Functional Ecology, 24, 1234-1240 (2010)

Carmen Martinell, M; Dötterl, S; Blanché, C; Rovira, A; Massó, S; Bosch, M: Nocturnal pollination of the endemic Silene sennenii (Caryophyllaceae): an endangered mutualism?, Plant Ecology, 211, 203-218 (2010)

Dötterl, S; Vereecken, NJ: The chemical ecology and evolution of bee-flower interactions: a review and perspectives, Canadian Journal of Zoology, 88, 668-697 (2010)

Heiduk, A; Brake, I; Tolasch, T; Frank, J; Jürgens, A; Meve, U; Dötterl, S: Scent chemistry and pollinator attraction in the deceptive trap flowers of Ceropegia dolichophylla, South African Journal of Botany, 76, 762-769 (2010)

Ibanez, S; Dötterl, S; Anstett, MC; Baudino, S; Caissard, JC; Gallet, C; Després, L: The role of volatile organic compounds, morphology, and pigments of globeflowers in the attraction of their specific pollinating flies, New Phytologist, 188, 451-463 (2010)

Jersáková, J; Castro, S; Sonk, N; Milchreit, K; Schödelbauerová, I; Tolasch, T; Dötterl, S: Absence of pollinator-mediated premating barriers in mixed-ploidy populations of Gymnadenia conopsea s.l. (Orchidaceae), Evolutionary Ecology, 24(5), 1199-1218 (2010)

Jürgens, A; Dötterl, S; Liede-Schumann, S; Meve, U: Floral scent composition in early diverging taxa of Asclepiadoideae, and Secamonoideae (Apocynaceae), South African Journal of Botany, 76, 749-761 (2010)

Kehl, A; Dötterl, S; Aas, G; Rambold, G: Is flower scent influencing host plant selection of leaf-galling sawflies (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae) on willows?, Chemoecology, 20, 215-221 (2010)

Piechowski, D; Dötterl, S; Gottsberger, G: Pollination biology and floral scent chemistry of the Neotropical chiropterophilous Parkia pendula, Plant Biology, 12, 172-182 (2010)

Primante, C; Dötterl, S: A syrphid fly uses olfactory cues to find a non-yellow flower, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 36, 1207-1210 (2010)

Refereed journals 2009

Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Wolfe, Lorne W; Biere, A: Disease status and population origin effects on floral scent: potential consequences for oviposition and fruit predation in a complex interaction between a plant, fungus, and noctuid moth, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 35, 307-319 (2009)

Feulner, M; Schuhwerk, F; Dötterl, S: Floral scent analysis in Hieracium subgenus Pilosella and its taxonomical implications, Flora, 204, 495-505 (2009) Liede-Schumann, S; Hartmann, HEK: Mesembryanthemum – back to the roots?, Taxon, 58(2), 345-346 (2009)

Soltau, U; Dötterl, S; Liede-Schumann, S: Leaf variegation in Caladium steudneriifolium (Araceae) – A case of mimicry?, Evolutionary Ecology, 23, 503–512 (2009) see also Press release

Teichert, H; Dötterl, S; Zimma, B; Ayasse, M; Gottsberger, G: Perfume-collecting male euglossine bees as pollinators of a basal angiosperm: the case of Unonopsis stipitata (Annonaceae), Plant Biology, 11, 29-37 (2009)

Refereed journals 2008

Burger, H; Dötterl, S; Ayasse, M: Importance of olfactory and visual cues of Echium for host-plant finding of the oligolectic bee Osmia adunca (Megachilidae)., Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Allgemeine und Angewandte Entomologie, 16, 163-166 (2008)

Dötterl, S: Antennal responses of an oligolectic bee and its cleptoparasite to plant volatiles, Plant Signaling & Behavior , 3(5), 296-297 (2008)

Dumri, K; Seipold, L; Schmidt, J; Gerlach, G; Dötterl, S; Ellis, AG; Wessjohann , L: Non-volatile floral oils of Diascia spp. (Scrophulariaceae), Phytochemistry, 69(6), 1372-1383 (2008)

Jhumur, US; Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A: Floral odors of Silene otites (Caryophyllaceae): their variability and attractiveness to mosquitoes, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 34, 14-25 (2008)

Jürgens, A; Dötterl, S; Liede-Schumann, S; Meve, U: Chemical diversity of floral volatiles in Asclepiadoideae-Asclepiadeae (Apocynaceae), Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 36, 842-852 (2008)

Refereed journals 2007

Dötterl, S; Burkhardt, D; Jürgens, A; Mosandl, A: Stereoisomeric pattern of lilac aldehyde in Silene latifolia, a plant involved in a nursery pollination system, Phytochemistry, 68, 499-504 (2007)

Dötterl, S; Schäffler, I: Flower scent of floral-oil producing Lysimachia punctata as cue for the oil-bee Macropis fulvipes, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 33, 441-445 (2007)

Füssel, Ulrike; Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Aas, G: Inter- and intraspecific variation in floral scent in the genus Salix and its implication for pollination, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 33, 749-765 (2007)

Giménez-Benavides, L; Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Escudero, A; Iriondo, JM: Generalist diurnal pollination provides greater fitness in a plant with nocturnal pollination syndrome: assessing the effects of a Silene-Hadena interaction., Oikos, 116, 1461-1472 (2007)

Jhumur, US; Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A: Electrophysiological and behavioural responses of mosquitoes to volatiles of Silene otites (Caryophyllaceae), Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 1, 245-254 (2007)

Johnson, S D; Ellis, A E ; Dötterl, S: Specialization for pollination by beetles and wasps: the role of lollipop hairs and fragrance in Satyrium microrrhynchum (Orchidaceae), American Journal of Botany, 94(1), 47-55 (2007)

Nikbakhtzadeh, MR; Dettner, K; Boland, W; Dötterl, S: A novel approach to the quantitation of coeluting cantharidin and deuterium labelled cantharidin in Blister Beetles (Coleoptera: Meloidae), Iranian Journal of Arthropod-Borne Diseases, 1(2), 19-26 (2007)

Nikbakhtzadeh, MR; Dettner, K; Boland, W; Gäde, G.; Dötterl, S: Intraspecific transfer of cantharidin within selected members of the family Meloidae (Insecta: Coleoptera), Journal of Insect Physiology, 53, 890-899 (2007)

Refereed journals 2006

Dötterl, S; Burkhardt, D; Weißbecker, B; Jürgens, A; Schütz, S; Mosandl, A: Linalool and lilac aldehyde/alcohol in flower scents. Electrophysiological detection of lilac aldehyde stereoisomers by a moth, Journal of Chromatography A, 1113(1-2), 231-238 (2006)

Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Seifert, K; Laube, T; Weißbecker, B; Schütz, S: Nursery pollination by a moth in Silene latifolia: the role of odours in eliciting antennal and behavioural responses, New Phytologist, 169, 707-718 (2006)

Jhumur, US; Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A: Naïve and conditioned responses of Culex pipiens pipiens biotype molestus (Diptera: Culicidae) to flower odors, Journal of Medical Entomology, 43(6), 1164-1170 (2006)

Jürgens, A; Dötterl, S; Meve, U: The chemical nature of fetid floral odors in stapeliads (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae), New Phytologist, 172, 452-468 (2006)

Referierte Zeitschriften 2005

Dötterl, S; Füssel, Ulrike; Jürgens, A; Aas, G: 1,4-Dimethoxybenzene, a floral scent compound in willows that attracts an oligolectic bee, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 31(12), 2993-2998 (2005)

Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A: Spatial fragrance patterns in flowers of Silene latifolia: Lilac compounds as olfactory nectar guides?, Plant Systematics and Evolution, 255(1-2), 99-109 (2005)

Dötterl, S; Wolfe, Lorne W; Jürgens, A: Qualitative and quantitative analyses of flower scent in Silene latifolia, Phytochemistry, 66, 203-213 (2005)

unrefereed journals and series

Dötterl, S; Hartmann, P: Die Bienenfauna des Ökologisch-Botanischen Gartens der Universität Bayreuth (Hymenoptera: Apidae) ., Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen, 52(1-2), 2-20 (2003)

Other publications

Burkhardt, D; Mosandl, A; Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Weißbecker, B; Schütz, S: Antennal responses of a moth to single lilac aldehyde stereoisomers, using micro-preparative enantioselective MDGC and GC-MS/EAD methods., Entomologentagung in Dresden der DGaaE (2005)

Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Wolfe, Lorne W; Weißbecker, B; Schütz, S: Is a nursery pollinator influencing the flower scent of its main host plant?, Entomologentagung in Dresden der DGaaE (2005)

Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Seifert, K; Laube, T; Weißbecker, B; Schütz, S: The role of flower volatiles for the interaction between the seed predating pollinator Hadena bicruris and its main host plant, Silene latifolia, 12th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships (SIP) (2004)

Dötterl, S; Jürgens, A; Weißbecker, B; Schütz, S: Interactions between Caryophyllaceae species and their pollinating fruit predators, International Congress of Entomology (ICE) (2004)