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Publications 2020

Below you find a list of scientific articles, reports, and conference contributions published in 2020 based on SBDI data and tools. If you are aware of additional publications not mentioned here, please let us know and we will add it.

Anders Gravbrøt Finstad, Hugo de Boer, May Bente Brurberg, Geir Dahle, Kristin Skarsfjord Edgar, Alexander Eiler, Torbjørn Ekrem, Dag Endresen, Frode Fossøy, Haakon Hansen, Anders Hobæk, Stein Arild Hoem, Aino Hosia, Knut Anders Hovstad, Thomas Stjernegaard Jeppesen, Arild Johnsen, Eveliina Kallioiniemi, Aud Larsen, Jan T. Lifjeld, Iva Pitelkova, Maria Prager, Jessica Louise Ray, Ingrid Salvesen , Trude Vrålstad, Endre Willassen (2020) Kriterier for lagring av miljøDNA prøver og data, herunder henvisning til referansemateriale. Rapport M-1638, Miljødirektoratet
Hedh L & Hedenström A (2020) The migration pattern of a monogamous shorebird challenges existing hypotheses explaining the evolution of differential migration. Journal of Theoretical Biology, DOI: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2019.110111
Skov C, Hansen JH, Baktoft H, Brönmark C, Brodersen J, Chapman B, Hansson LA, Hulthen K, Nilsson PA (2020) A field evaluation of long-term effects of PIT tagging. Journal of Fish Biology, DOI: 10.1111/jfb.14292
Chevalier, M. Knape, J. (2020) The cost of complexity in forecasts of population abundances is reduced but not eliminated by borrowing information across space using a hierarchical approach. Oikos, DOI: 10.1111/oik.06401
Ekvall M, Sha Y, Palmer T, Bianco G, Bäckman J, Åström K, Hansson LA (2020) Behavioural responses to co-occuring threats of predation and UV-radiation in Daphnia. Freshwater Biology, DOI: 10.1111/fwb.13516
Orr, R.J.S., Sannum, M.M, Boessenkool, S., Di Martino, E., Gordon, D.P., Mello, H., Obst, M., Ramsfjell, M.H., Smith, A.M., Hsiang Liow, L. (2020) Molecular phylogeny of historical micro-invertebrate specimens using de novo sequence assembly. Ecology and Evolution, DOI: unknown
Dabrowska AM, Wiktor JM Jr, Merchel M and Wiktor JM (2020) Planktonic Protists of the Eastern Nordic Seas and the Fram Strait: Spatial Changes Related to Hydrography During Early Summer. Frontiers in Marine Science, DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00557
Inyang, A.I., Wang, Y (2020) Phytoplankton diversity and community responses to physicochemical variables in mangrove zones of Guangzhou Province, China. Ecotoxicology, DOI: 10.1007/s10646-020-02209-0
Szeligowska M, Trudnowska E, Boehnke R, D ˛abrowska AM, Wiktor JM, Sagan S and Błachowiak-Samołyk K (2020) Spatial Patterns of Particles and Plankton in the Warming Arctic Fjord (Isfjorden, West Spitsbergen) in Seven Consecutive Mid-Summers (2013–2019). Frontiers in Marine Science, DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00584
Ehrnsten, E, Norkko, A, Müller‐Karulis, B, Gustafsson, E, Gustafsson, BG (2020) The meagre future of benthic fauna in a coastal sea—Benthic responses to recovery from eutrophication in a changing climate. Global Change Biology, DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15014
Östman, Ö., Bergström,L., Leonardsson, K., Gårdmark, A., Casini, M., Sjöblom, Y., Haas, F. and Olsson, J. (2020) Analyses of structural changes in ecological time series (ASCETS). Ecological Indicators, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2020.106469
Pellissier, V., Schmucki, R., Pe’er, G., Aunins, A., Brereton, T.M., Brotons, L., Carnicer, J., Chodkiewicz, T., Chylarecki, P., del Moral, J. C., Escandell, V., Evans, D., Foppen, R., Harpke, A., Heliölä, J., Herrando, S., Kuussaari, M., Kühn, E., Lehikoinen, A., Lindström, Å., Moshøj, C. M., Musche, M., Noble, D., Oliver, T. H., Richard, D., Reif, J., Roy, D. B., Schweiger, O., Settele, J., Stefanescu, C., Teufelbauer, N., Touroult, J., Trautmann, S., van Strien, A. J., van Swaay, C. A. M., van Turnhout, C., Vermouzek, Z., Voříšek, P., Jiguet, F. & Julliard, R. (2020) Effects of Natura 2000 on nontarget bird and butterfly species based on citizen science data. Conservation Biology, DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13434
Angelstam, P., Manton, M., Green, M., Jonsson, B.-G., Mikusiński, G., Svensson, J. & Sabatini, F. M. (2020) Sweden does not meet agreed national and international forest biodiversity targets: A call for adaptive landscape planning. Landscape and Urban Planning, DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2020.103838
Fernández, C.E., Campero, M., Bianco, G., Ekvall, M.T., Rejas, D., Uvo, C.B., & Hansson, L.A. (2020) Local adaptation to UV radiation in zooplankton: a behavioral and physiological approach. Ecosphere, DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.3081
Zhao, T., Ilieva, M., Larson, K., Lundberg, M., Neto, J.M., Sokolovskis, K., Åkesson, S & Bensch, S. (2020) Autumn migration direction of juvenile willow warblers (Phylloscopus t. trochilus and P. t. acredula) and their hybrids assessed by qPCR SNP genotyping. Movement Ecology, DOI: 10.1186/s40462-020-00209-7
Lindström, Å. (2020) Migration tracks of waders: Avoiding the pitfalls of speed estimates and inferred strategies. Wader study, DOI: 10.18194/ws.00181
Ram, D., Lindström, Å., Pettersson, L.B. & Caplat, P. (2020) Forest clear-cuts as habitat for farmland birds and butterflies. Forest Ecology and Management, DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2020.118239
Boano, G., Pellegrino, I., Ferri, M., Cucco, M., Minelli, F. & Åkesson, S.
 (2020) Climate anomalies affect annual survival rates of swifts wintering in sub-Saharan Africa. Ecology & Evolution, DOI: 10.1002/ece3.6525
Sha, Y., Tesson, S.V.M, & Hansson, L.A. (2020) Diverging responses to threats across generations in zooplankton. Ecology, DOI: 10.1002/ecy.3145
Huang, X., Jönsson, J. & Bensch, S. (2020) Persistence of avian haemosporidians in the wild: a case study to illustrate seasonal infection patterns in relation to host life stages. International Journal for Parasitology, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2020.05.006
Jansson, S., Malmqvist, E., Brydegaard, M., Åkesson, S. & Rydell, J. (2020) A Scheimpflug lidar used to observe insect swarming at a wind turbine. Ecological Indicators, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2020.106578
Åkesson, S. & Helm, B. (2020) Endogenous Programs and Flexibility in Bird Migration. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2020.00078
O’Connor, E.A., Hasselquist, D., Nilsson, J.Å., Westerdahl, H. & Cornwallis, C.K.
 (2020) Wetter climates select for higher immune gene diversity in resident, but not migratory, songbirds. Proc. Biol. sci., DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2019.2675
Morbey, Y.E. & Hedenström, A. (2020) Leave Earlier or Travel Faster? Optimal Mechanisms for Managing Arrival Time in Migratory Songbirds. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2019.00492
Evens, R., Kowalczyk, C., Norevik, G., Ulenaers, E., Davaasuren, B., Bayargur, S., Artois, T., Åkesson, S., Hedenström, A., Liechti, F., Valcu, M. & Kempenaers, B. (2020) Lunar synchronization of daily activity patterns in a crepuscular avian insectivore. Ecology and Evolution, DOI: 10.1002/ece3.6412
Ciloglu, A., Ergen, A.G., Inci, A., Dik, B., Duzlu, O., Onder, Z., Yetismis, G., Bensch, S., Valkiūnas, G. & Yildirim, A., (2020) Prevalence and genetic diversity of avian haemosporidian parasites at an intersection point of bird migration routes. Acta Tropica, DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2020.105465
Prieto, M. Olariaga, I. Pérez-Ortega, S. Wedin, M. (2020) The identity of Calicium corynellum
(Ach.) Ach.. The Lichenologist, DOI:
Henckel, L. Bradter, U. Jönsson, M. Isaac, N. Snäll, T. (2020) Assessing the usefulness of citizen science data for habitat suitability modelling: Opportunistic reporting versus sampling based on a systematic prot…. Diversity and Distributions, DOI:
Mizhir. Aliaa H., . Altaif, K. Mhaisen, F. (2020) Occurrence of Helminth Parasites in some Aquatic Birds in Bahr Al-Najaf Depression, Mid Iraq. Biological and Appliec Environmental Research, DOI:,%20102-115,%202020.pdf
Pirani, A. Moazzeni, H. Zarre, S. Rabeler, R. Oxelman, B. Pavlenko, A. et al. (2020) Phylogeny of Acanthophyllum s.l. revisited: An update on generic concept and sectional classification. TAXON, DOI:
Mhaisen, F. Al-Jawda, J. (2020) Checklists of the Species of Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 (Cnidaria: Myxozoa: Myxobolidae) from Fishes of Iraq. Biological and Applied Environmental Research, DOI:,%20127-166,%202020.pdf
Polaina, E. Pärt, T. Recio, M. (2020) Identifying hotspots of invasive alien terrestrial vertebrates in Europe to assist transboundary prevention and control. Scientific Reports, DOI:
Hoban, S. Bruford, M. D’Urban Jackson, J. Lopes-Fernandes, M. Heuertz, M. Hohenlohe, P. et al. (2020) Genetic diversity targets and indicators in the CBD post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework must be improved. Biological Conservation, DOI:
Khan, F. Kluting, K. Tångrot, J. Urbina, H. Ammunet, T. Sahraei, S. et al. (2020) Peeking into the black box – integrated taxonomy of Archaeorhizomycetes. IMA Fungus, DOI:
Owens, H. Ribeiro, V. Saupe, E. Cobos, M. Hosner, P. Cooper, J. et al. (2020) Acknowledging uncertainty in evolutionary reconstructions of ecological niches. Ecology and Evolution, DOI:
Blow, R. Willink, B. Svensson, E. (2020) A molecular phylogeny of forktail damselflies (genus Ischnura) reveals a dynamic macroevolutionary history of female colour polymorphisms. bioRxiv, DOI:
Plue, J. Cousins, S. De Pauw, K. Diekmann, M. Hagenblad, J. Helsen, K. et al. (2020) Biological flora of the British Isles: Poa nemoralis. Journal of Ecology, DOI:
Vorontsova, M. Lowry, P. Andriambololonera, S. Wilmé, L. Rasolohery, A. Govaerts, R. et al. (2020) Inequality in plant diversity knowledge and unrecorded plant extinctions: An example from the grasses of Madagascar. PLANTS, PEOPLE, PLANET, DOI:
Sihvonen, P. Murillo‐Ramos, L. Brehm, G. Staude, H. Wahlberg, N. (2020) Molecular phylogeny of Sterrhinae moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae): towards a global classification. Systematic Entomology, DOI:
Boucher, F. Quatela, A. Ellis, A. Verboom, G. (2020) Diversification rate vs. diversification density: Decoupled consequences of plant height for diversification of Alooideae in time and space. PLOS ONE, DOI:
Montràs-Janer, T. Knape, J. Stoessel, M. Nilsson, L. Tombre, I. Pärt, T. et al. (2020) Spatio-temporal patterns of crop damage caused by geese, swans and cranes—Implications for crop damage prevention. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, DOI:
Öhlund, G. Bodin, M. Nilsson, K. Öhlund, S. Mobley, K. Hudson, A. et al. (2020) Ecological speciation in European whitefish is driven by a large‐gaped predator. Evolution Letters, DOI:
Maslo, S. Šarić, Š (2020) Salvia hispanica L. (Lamiaceae), a new alien species in the flora of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Balkans. THAISZIA – JOURNAL OF BOTANY, DOI:
Zamora, J. Ekman, S. (2020) Phylogeny and character evolution in the Dacrymycetes, and systematics of Unilacrymaceae and Dacryonaemataceae fam. nov.. Persoonia – Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution of Fungi, DOI:
Blackman, R. Bruder, A. Burdon, F. Convey, P. Funk, W. Jähnig, S. et al. (2020) A meeting framework for inclusive and sustainable science. Nature Ecology & Evolution, DOI:
Blume-Werry, G. Krab, E. Olofsson, J. Sundqvist, M. Väisänen, M. Klaminder, J. (2020) Invasive earthworms unlock arctic plant nitrogen limitation. Nature Communications, DOI:
Merinero, S. Dahlberg, C. Ehrlén, J. Hylander, K. (2020) Intraspecific variation influences performance of moss transplants along microclimate gradients. Ecology, DOI:
Smith, A. Hodkinson, T. Villellas, J. Catford, J. Csergő, A. Blomberg, S. et al. (2020) Global gene flow releases invasive plants from environmental constraints on genetic diversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, DOI:
Ronquist, F. Forshage, M. Häggqvist, S. Karlsson, D. Hovmöller, R. Bergsten, J. et al. (2020) Completing Linnaeus’s inventory of the Swedish insect fauna: Only 5,000 species left?. PLOS ONE, DOI:
Zizka, A. Carvalho-Sobrinho, J. Pennington, R. Queiroz, L. Alcantara, S. Baum, D. et al. (2020) Transitions between biomes are common and directional in Bombacoideae (Malvaceae). Journal of Biogeography, DOI:
Ovaskainen, O. Meyke, E. Lo, C. Tikhonov, G. Delgado, M. Roslin, T. et al. (2020) Chronicles of nature calendar, a long-term and large-scale multitaxon database on phenology. Scientific Data, DOI:
Bakker, F. Antonelli, A. Clarke, J. Cook, J. Edwards, S. Ericson, P. et al. (2020) The Global Museum: natural history collections and the future of evolutionary science and public education. PeerJ, DOI:
Karlsson, D. Hartop, E. Forshage, M. Jaschhof, M. Ronquist, F. (2020) The Swedish Malaise Trap Project: A 15 Year Retrospective on a Countrywide Insect Inventory. Biodiversity Data Journal, DOI:
Nogueira, C. Argôlo, A. Arzamendia, V. Azevedo, J. Barbo, F. Bérnils, R., et al. (2020) Atlas of Brazilian Snakes: Verified Point-Locality Maps to Mitigate the Wallacean Shortfall in a Megadiverse Snake Fauna. South American Journal of Herpetology, DOI:
Englund, G. Öhlund, G. Olajos, F. Finstad, A. Bellard, C. Hugueny, B. (2020) Holocene extinctions of a top predator – Effects of time, habitat area and habitat subdivision. Journal of Animal Ecology, DOI:
Christensen, T. Barry, T. Taylor, J. Doyle, M. Aronsson, M. Braa, J., et al. (2020) Developing a circumpolar programme for the monitoring of Arctic terrestrial biodiversity. Ambio, DOI:
Jönsson, M. Snäll, T. (2020) Ecosystem service multifunctionality of low‐productivity forests and implications for conservation and management. Journal of Applied Ecology, DOI:
Watkins, J. Cameron, R. Sjöman, H. Hitchmough, J. (2020) Using big data to improve ecotype matching for Magnolias in urban forestry. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, DOI:
Duchenne, F. Thébault, E. Michez, D. Elias, M. Drake, M. Persson, M., et al. (2020) Phenological shifts alter the seasonal structure of pollinator assemblages in Europe. Nature Ecology & Evolution, DOI:
Obst, M. Exter, K. Allcock, A. Christos, A. Axberg, A. Bustamante, M. Cancio, I. et al. (2020) A Marine Biodiversity Observation Network for genetic monitoring of hard-bottom communities (ARMS-MBON). Forontiers Marine Science, DOI:
Bergkvist J, Magnusson M, Obst M, Sundberg P, Andersson G (2020) Provtagningsdesign för övervakning av främmande arter. Övervakning i marin miljö.. Havs- och vattenmyndighetens rapport 2020:22. ISBN 978-91-88727-86-2., DOI:
Anton V, Germishuys J, Obst M (2020) A system for automated analysis of subsea movies using citizen science and machine learning. Biodiversity Data Journal, DOI: