Selected Publications

WWW Ressources: PhycoBank, AlgaTerra, Diatom Collection Data

Publications

2020

Abarca N., Zimmermann J., Kusber W.-H., Mora D., Van A. T., Skibbe O. & Jahn R. 2020: Defining the core group of the genus Gomphonema Ehrenberg with molecular and morphological methods. - Botany Letters https://doi.org/10.1080/23818107.2019.1694980

Bailet B., Apothéloz-Perret-Gentil L., Baričević A., Chonova T., Franc A., Frigerio J.-M., Kelly M., Mora D., Pfannkuchen M., Proft S., Ramon M., Vasselon V., Zimmermann J., Kahlert M. 2020: Diatom DNA metabarcoding for ecological assessment: Comparison among bioinformatics pipelines used in six European countries reveals the need for standardization. – Science of The Total Environment,Volume 745,140948, ISSN 0048-9697, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.14094

Gutowski A., Foerster J., Knappe J., Linne von Berg K.-H., Hofmann G., Lange-Bertalot H., Werum M., Klee R., König C., Metzeltin D., Reichardt E. & Kusber W.-H. 2020: Checklisten und Rote Listen der Süßwasseralgen Deutschlands. Pp. 319-324 in: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Limnologie (DGL), Ergebnisse der Jahrestagung 2019 (Münster). - Essen.

Jüttner I., Chudaev D. & Kusber W.-H. 2020: Re-examination of the type materials of Navicula exilis and Navicula cryptocephala (Naviculaceae, Bacillariophyceae). – Phytotaxa 472(2): 123-134. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.472.2.3

Salinas V.H., Mora D., Jahn R. & Abarca N. 2020: New species of Pseudostaurosira (Bacillariophyceae) including a tripolar taxon from mountain streams of Central Mexico. Phytotaxa 464(3): 193-206. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.464.3.1

Witkowski A., Ashworth M., Li C., Sagna I., Yatte D., Górecka E., Franco A.O.R., Kusber W.-H., Klein G., Lange-Bertalot H., Przemysław D., Theriot E.C., Manning S.R. 2020: Exploring diversity, taxonomy and phylogeny of diatoms (Bacillariophyta) from marine habitats. Novel taxa with internal costae. – Protist 171: 1-25.

2019

Al-Handal A.Y., Wulff A., Riaux-Gobin C, Jahn R. 2019: Two new marine species of Cocconeis (Bacillariophyceae) from the west coast of Sweden. – European Journal of Taxonomy 497: 1-16.

Al-Handal A.Y., Zimmermann J., Jahn R., Anders T. & Wulff A. 2019: Nitzschia biundulata sp. nov. a new sea ice diatom (Bacillariophyceae) from the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Nova Hedwigia 108(3-4): 281-290. https://doi.org/10.1127/nova_hedwigia/2019/0519

Bilous O, Genkal S.I., Jahn R., Zimmermann J. 2019: Rare species of centric diatom algae (Bacillariophyta, Centrophyceae) from Ukraine. – International Journal on Algae 21: 67-74.

Elbrächter M., Gottschling M., Hoppenrath M., Jahn R., Montresor M., Tillmann U. & Kusber W.-H. 2019: (2686) Proposal to conserve the name Alexandrium against Blepharocysta. (Dinophyceae). Taxon 68(3): 589-590.

Jagielski T., Bakuła Z., Gawor J., Maciszewski K., Kusber W.-H., Dyląg M., Nowakowska J., Gromadka R. & Karnkowska A. 2019: The genus Prototheca (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) revisited: Implications from molecular taxonomic studies. - Algal Research 43: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.algal.2019.101639

Jahn R., Kusber W.-H., Skibbe O., Zimmermann J., Van A.T., Buczkó K. & Abarca N. 2019: Gomphonella olivacea (Bacillariophyceae) – a new phylogenetic position for a well-known taxon, its typification, new species and combinations. Plant Ecology and Evolution 152(2): 219-247. https://doi.org/10.5091/plecevo.2019.1603

Hamilton P.B., Savoie A.M., Sayre C.M., Skibbe O., Zimmermann J. & Bull R.D. 2019: Novel Neidium Pfitzer species from western Canada based upon morphology and plastid DNA sequences. - Phytotaxa 419(1): 39-62. 2019 https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.419.1.3

Hamilton P.B., Stachura-Suchoples K., Kusber W.-H., Bouchard A. & Jahn R. 2019: Typification of the puzzling diatom species Neidium iridis (Neidiaceae). Plant Ecology and Evolution 152(2): 392-401. https://doi.org/10.5091/plecevo.2019.1601

Kusber W.-H., Kohlbecker A., Mohamad H., Güntsch A., Berendsohn W.G. & Jahn R. 2019: Registration of Algal Novelties in Phycobank: Serving the scientific community and filling gaps in the global names backbone.Biodiversity Information Science and Standards 3: e37285. https://doi.org/10.3897/biss.3.37285

Kusber W.-H. & Lange-Bertalot H. 2019: Navicula metareichardtiana Lange-Bertalot & Kusber, a new name for Navicula reichardtiana Lange-Bertalot, nom. illeg. (Naviculaceae, Bacillariophyta). Notulae algarum 102: 1-2.

Mora D., Abarca N., Proft S., Grau J.H., Enke N., Carmona J., Skibbe O., Jahn R. & Zimmermann J. 2019 : Morphology and metabarcoding: a test with stream diatoms from Mexico highlights the complementarity of identification methods. – Freshwater Science 38: 448-464. https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/10.1086/704827

Rimet F., Gusev E., Kahlert M., Kelly M., Kulikovskiy, Maltsev Y., Mann D.G., Pfannkuchen M., Trobajo R., Vasselon V., Zimmermann J., Bouchez A. 2019: Diat.barcode, an open-access curated barcode library for diatoms. Scientific Reports 9(1): 15116 https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-51500-6

2018

Cocquyt C., Kusber W.-H. & Jahn R. 2018: Epithemia hirudiniformis and related taxa within the subgenus Rhopalodiella subg. nov. in comparison to Epithemia subg. Rhopalodia stat nov. (Bacillariophyceae) from East Africa. Cryptogamie Algologie 39: 35-62.

Gottschling M., Tillmann U., Kusber W.-H., Hoppenrath M. & Elbrächter M. 2018: (2607) Proposal to conserve the name Heterocapsa (Dinophyceae) with a conserved type. - Taxon 67(3): 633-635.

Hofmann G., Lange-Bertalot H., Werum M. & Klee R. unter Mitarbeit von König C., Kusber W.-H., Metzeltin D. & Reichardt E. 2018: Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der limnischen Kieselalgen (Bacillariophyta) Deutschlands. – In Metzing D., Hofbauer N., Ludwig G. & Matzke Hajek G. (Red.): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands. Band 7: Pflanzen. – Münster: Landwirtschaftsverlag. – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70(7):601-708.

Kasten J., Kusber W.-H., Riedmüller U., Tworeck A., Oschwald L. & Mischke U. 2018: Steckbriefe der Phytoplankton-Indikatortaxa in den WRRL-Bewertungsverfahren PhytoSee und PhytoFluss mit Begleittext – 1. Lieferung: 50 Steckbriefe ausgewählter Indikatortaxa. – Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin. –  177 pp. doi: https://doi.org/10.3372/spi.01

Kretschmann J., Žerdoner Čalasan A., Kusber W.-H. & Gottschling M. 2017: Still curling after all these years: Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenb. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae) repeatedly found at its type locality in Berlin (Germany). Systematics and Biodiversity. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14772000.2017.1375045

Kusber W.-H., Abarca N., Van A. L. & Jahn R. (ed.) 2018: Abstracts of the 25th International Diatom Symposium, Berlin 25–30 June 2018. – Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin. – 198 pp.  doi: https://doi.org/10.3372/ids2018

Kusber W.-H. & Gutowski A. 2018: Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Zieralgen (Desmidiales) Deutschlands. – In Metzing D., Hofbauer N., Ludwig G. & Matzke Hajek G. (Red.): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands. Band 7: Pflanzen. – Münster: Landwirtschaftsverlag. – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70(7): 711-778.

Kusber W.-H., Skibbe O. & Jahn R. 2018. Is Trieres Ashworth & E.C. Theriot 2013 (Bacillariophyta) a superfluous redescription of Microtheca Ehrenberg 1838? - Notulae algarum 81: 1-6.

Leese F., Bouchez A., Abarenkov K., Altermatt F., Borja Á., Bruce K., Ekrem T., Čiampor Jr F., Čiamporová-Zaťovičová Z., Costa F.O., Duarte S.,  Elbrecht V., Fontaneto D., Franc A., Geiger M.F., Hering D., Kahlert M., Kalamujić Stroil B., Kelly M., Keskin E., Liska I., Mergen P., Meissner K., Pawlowski J., Penev L., Reyjol Y., Rotter A., Steinke D., van der Wal B., Vitecek S., Zimmermann J. & Weigand A.M. (2018): Why We Need Sustainable Networks Bridging Countries, Disciplines, Cultures and Generations for Aquatic Biomonitoring 2.0: A Perspective Derived From the DNAqua-Net COST Action. in: Next Generation Biomonitoring: Part 1, Volume 58, 1st Edition, ed. D. Bohan, A. Dumbrell, G. Woodward & M. Jackson.

Pawlowski J., Kahlert M., Kelly-Quinn M., Altermatt F., Apothéloz-Perret-Gentil L., Beja P., Boggero A., Borja A., Bouchez A., Cordier T., Domaizon I., Feio M.J., Filipe A.F., Fornaroli R., Graf W., Herder J., van der Hoorn B., Jones J.I., Sagova-Mareckova M., Moritz C., Barquín J., Piggott J.J., Pinna M., Rimet F., Rinkevich B., Sousa-Santos C., Specchia V., Trobajo R., Vasselon V., Vitecek S., Zimmermann J. & Leese F. 2018: The future of biotic indices in the ecogenomic era: integrating DNA metabarcoding in biological assessment of aquatic ecosystems. Science of the Total Environment 637-638: 1295-1310.

Rimet F., Abarca N., Bouchez A., Kusber W.-H., Jahn R., Kahlert M., Keck F., Kelly M.G., Mann D.G., Piuz A., Tapolaczai K., Vasselon V. & Zimmermann J. 2018: The potential of High–Throughput Sequencing (HTS) of natural samples as a source of primary taxonomic information for reference libraries of diatom barcodes. - Fottea, Olomouc, 18(1): 37–54, 2018. https://doi.org/10.5507/fot.2017.013

Skibbe O., Zimmermann J., Kusber W.-H., Abarca N., Buczkó K. & Jahn R. 2018: Gomphoneis tegelensis sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae): a morphological and molecular investigation based on selected single cells. - Diatom Research 33(2): 251-262. https://doi.org/10.1080/0269249X.2018.1518835

Turland N.J., Wiersema J.H., Barrie F.R., Greuter W., Hawksworth D.L., Herendeen P.S., Knapp S., Kusber W.-H., Li D.-Z., Marhold K., May T.W., McNeill J., Monro A.M., Prado J., Price M.J. & Smith G.F. (ed.) 2018: International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants (Shenzhen Code) adopted by the Nineteenth International Botanical Congress Shenzhen, China, July 2017. – Glashütten: Koeltz Botanical Books. doi: https://doi.org/10.12705/Code.2018

 
2017
 
Bochardt N., Schiefelbein U., Abarca N., Boy J., Mikhailyuk T., Sipman H. & Karsten U. 2017): Diversity of algae and lichens in biological soil crusts of Ardley and King George Island, Antarctica. Antarctic Science. doi:10.1017/S0954102016000638
 
Cocquyt C., Taylor J.C. & Kusber W.-H. 2017: Reinvestigation of African Surirella taxa (Bacillariophyta) described by B.J. Cholnoky with some remarks on digitization of diatom types. - Fottea 17(1): 34-56
 
Jahn R., Abarca N., Gemeinholzer B., Mora D., Skibbe O., Kulikovskiy M., Gusev E., Kusber W.-H. & Zimmermann J. 2017: Planothidium lanceolatum and Planothidium frequentissimum reinvestigated with molecular methods and morphology: four new species and the taxonomic importance of the sinus and cavum. - Diatom Research, 32(1): 75-107. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0269249X.2017.1312548
 
Jahn R., Kusber W.-H., Cocquyt C. 2017: Differentiating Iconella from Surirella (Bacillariophyceae): typifying four Ehrenberg names and a preliminary checklist of the African taxa. - PhytoKeys 82: 73-112.https://doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.82.13542
 
Kusber W.-H., Cantonati M. & Lange-Bertalot H. 2017: Validation of five diatom novelties published in “Freshwater Benthic Diatoms of Central Europe” and taxonomic treatment of the neglected species Tryblionella hantzschiana. - Phytotaxa 328(1): 90-94.
 
Marić Pfannkuchen D., Godrijan J., Smodlaka Tanković M., Baričević A., Kužat N., Djakovac T., Pustijanac E., Jahn R. & Pfannkuchen M. 2017: The Ecology of One Cosmopolitan, One Newly Introduced and One Occasionally Advected Species from the Genus Skeletonema in a Highly Structured Ecosystem, the Northern Adriatic. Microb Ecol. DOI 10.1007/s00248-017-1069-9.
 
Mora D., Carmona J., Jahn R., Zimmermann J., Abarca N. 2017: Epilithic diatom communities of selected streams from the Lerma-Chapala Basin, Central Mexico, with the description of two new species. PhytoKeys 88: 39-69. doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.88.14612
 
Suhrbier L., Kusber W.-H., Tschöpe O., Güntsch A. & Berendsohn W.G. 2017: AnnoSys—implementation of a generic annotation system for schema-based data using the example of biodiversity collection data. - Database (Oxford) 2017 (1) bax018. https://doi.org/10.1093/database/bax018
 
Tillmann U., Hoppenrath M., Gottschling M., Kusber W.-H. & Elbrächter M. 2017: Plate pattern clarification of the marine dinophyte Heterocapsa triquetra sensu Stein (Dinophyceae) collected at the Kiel Fjord (Germany). - J. Phycol. 20 pp. DOI: 10.1111/jpy.12584
 
Zimmermann, J. & Hürlimann, J. 2017: Umwelt-DNA (eDNA) – Molekularbiologie erobert Arten-, Gewässer- und Naturschutz. Wasser Energie Luft 109. Jahrgang (2) (September 2017).
 
Zimmermann J. & Hürlimann J. 2017: Umwelt-DNA (eDNA) – die revolutionierte Artensuche. Fauna Focus 35 (August 2017).
 

2016

Leese F.A., Bouchez A., Ekrem T., Hering D., Meissner K., Mergen P., Pawlowski J., Piggott J.J., Rimet F., Steinke D., Taberlet P., Weigand A.M.,  Abarenkov K., Beja P., Bervoets L., Björnsdóttir S., Boets P., Boggero A., Bones A.M., Borja Á., Bruce K., Bursić V., Carlsson J., Čiampor F., Čiamporová-Zatovičová Z., Coissac E., Costa F., Costache M., Creer S., Csabai Z., Deiner K., DelValls Á., Drakare S., Duarte S., Eleršek T., Fazi S., Fišer C., Flot J.-F., Fonseca V., Fontaneto D., Grabowski M., Graf W., Guðbrandsson J., Hellström M., Hershkovitz Y., Hollingsworth P., Japoshvili B.,  Jones J.I., Kahlert M., Kalamujic Stroil B., Kasapidis P., Kelly M.G., Kelly-Quinn M., Keskin E., Kõljalg U., Ljubešić Z., Maček I., Mächler E., Mahon A., Marečková M., Mejdandzic M., Mircheva G., Montagna M., Moritz C., Mulk V., Naumoski A., Navodaru I., Padisák J., Pálsson S., Panksep K., Penev L., Petrusek A., Pfannkuchen M.A., Primmer C.R., Rinkevich B., Rotter A., Schmidt-Kloiber A., Segurado P., Speksnijder A., Stoev P., Strand M., Šulčius S., Sundberg P., Traugott M., Tsigenopoulos C., Turon X., Valentini A., van der Hoorn B., Várbíró G., Vasquez Hadjilyra M.I., Viguri J., Vitonytė I., Vogler A., Vrålstad T., Wägele W, Wenne R., Winding A., Woodward G., Zegura B., Zimmermann J. (DNAqua-Net consortium) 2016: DNAqua-Net: Developing new genetic tools for bioassessment and monitoring of aquatic ecosystems in Europe. Research Ideas & Outcomes 2: e11321.

Zimmermann J., Kusber W.-H., Droege G. & Jahn R. 2016: GBOL2 – Increasing the Accessibility of eDNA Barcoding Data. GGBN Newsletter 5: 7-8.
 
Barkworth M. E., Watson M., Barrie F. R., Belyaeva I. V., Chung R. C. K., Dašková J., Davidse G., Dönmez A. A., Doweld A. B., Dressler S., Flann C., Gandhi K., Geltman D., Glen H. F., Greuter W., Head M. J., Jahn R., Janarthanam M. K., Katinas L., Kirk P. M., Klazenga N., Kusber W.-H., Kvaček J., Malécot V., Mann D. G., Marhold K., Nagamasu H., Nicolson N., Paton A., Patterson D. J., Price M. J., Prud’homme van Reine W., Schneider C. W., Sennikov A., Smith G. F., Stevens P. F., Yang Z.-L., Zhang X.-C. & Zuccarello G. C. 2016: (276–279) Proposals to provide for registration of new names and nomenclatural acts. - Taxon 65 (3): 656-658.
 
Barkworth M. E., Watson M., Barrie F. R., Belyaeva I. V., Chung R. C. K., Dašková J., Davidse G., Dönmez A. A., Doweld A. B., Dressler S., Flann C., Gandhi K., Geltman D., Glen H. F., Greuter W., Head M. J., Jahn R., Janarthanam M. K., Katinas L., Kirk P. M., Klazenga N., Kusber W.-H., Kvaček J., Malécot V., Mann D. G., Marhold K., Nagamasu H., Nicolson N., Paton A., Patterson D. J., Price M. J., Prud’homme van Reine W., Schneider C. W., Sennikov A., Smith G. F., Stevens P. F., Yang Z.-L., Zhang X.-C. & Zuccarello G. C. 2016: Report of the Special Committee on Registration of Algal and Plant Names (including fossils). – Taxon 65 (3): 670–672.
 

2015

Enke N., Kunze R., Pustahija F., Glöckner G., Zimmermann J., Oberländer J., Kamari G. & Siljak-Yakovlev S. 2015: Genome Size Shifts: Karyotype Evolution in Crepis section Neglectoides (Asteraceae). Plant Biology 17 (4): 775-786.
 
Kretschmann J., Elbrächter M., Zinssmeister C., Soeher S., Kirsch M., Kusber W.-H. & Gottschling M. 2015: Taxonomic clarification of the dinophyte Peridinium acuminatum Ehrenb., ≡ Scrippsiella acuminata, comb. nov. (Thoracosphaeraceae, Peridiniales). - Phytotaxa 220 (3): 239–256. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.220.3.3
 
Zimmermann J., Glöckner G., Jahn R., Enke N. & Gemeinholzer B. 2015: Metabarcoding vs. morphological identification to assess diatom diversity in environmental studies. Molecular Ecology Resources 15 (3): 526-542. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1755-0998.12336

Ognjanova-Rumenova N., Buczko K., Wojtal A. & Jahn R. 2015: Staurosirella rhombus (Ehrenberg), Ognjanova-Rumenova, Buczko, Wojtal, R.Jahn, comb. nov. – Typification, morphology and biostratigraphic significance. Phytotaxa 218 (3): 279-288.

Silva J.W., Jahn R., Ludwig T.A.V., Hinz F. & Menezes M. 2015: Typification and taxonomic status re-evaluation of 15 taxon names within the species complex Cymbella affinis/tumidula/turgidula (Cymbellaceae, Bacillariophyta). Phytokeys, , doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.53.4782.

Stachura-Suchoples K., Enke N., Schlie C., Schaub I., Karsten U. & Jahn R. 2015: Contribution towards a morphological and
molecular taxonomic reference library of benthic marine diatoms from two Arctic fjords on Svalbard (Norway). Polar Biology. DOI 10.1007/s00300-015-1683-2.

Brinkmann N., Hodač L., Mohr K.I., Hodačová A., Jahn R., Ramm J., Hallmann C., Arp G. & Friedl T. 2015: Cyanobacteria and diatoms in biofilms of two karstic streams in Germany and changes of their communities along calcite saturation gradients. Geomicrobiology Journal. DOI:10.1080/01490451.2014.901438.

Abarca N. & Regine Jahn R. (eds) 2015: IUBS 2015 – Frontiers in Unified Biology - Abstracts and Program of the 32nd IUBS General Assembly and Conference 14–16 December 2015, Berlin, Germany. BGBM Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.3372/IUBS2015

2014

Woelfel J., Schoknecht A., Schaub I., Enke N., Schumann R. & Karsten U. 2014: Growth and photosynthesis characteristics of three benthic diatoms from the brackish southern Baltic Sea in relation to varying environmental conditions. Phycologia 53: 639-651.

Cocquyt C. & Jahn R. 2014: A re-investigation of Otto Müller´s Cymatopleura taxa (Bacillariophyta) from East Africa. Plant Ecology & Evolution 147 (3): 412-425.

Zimmermann J.,  Abarca N., Enke N., Skibbe O., Kusber W.-H. & Jahn R. 2014: Taxonomic Reference Libraries for Environmental Barcoding: a Best Practice Example from Diatom Research. PlosOne DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108793. http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0108793 (link is external)

Kistenich S., Dressler M., Zimmermann J., Hübener T., Bastrop R. & Jahn R. 2014: An investigation into the morphology and genetics of Cyclotella comensis and closely related taxa. Diatom Research 29 (4) 423-440.

Jahn R., Kusber W.-H. & Lange-Bertalot H. 2014: Typification and taxonomy of Hantzschia amphioxys (Ehrenberg) Grunow (Bacillariophyta): type of the genus name Hantzschia Grunow. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 143 103-110.

Abarca N., Jahn R., Zimmermann J. & Enke N. 2014: Does the Cosmopolitan Diatom Gomphonema parvulum (Kützing) Kützing have a Biogeography? PLoS ONE 9(1): e86885. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0086885

2013

Bock C., Luo W., Kusber W.-H., Hegewald E., Pažoutová M. & Krienitz L. 2013: Classification of crucigenoid algae: phylogenetic position of the reinstated genus Lemmermannia, Tetrastrum spp. Crucigenia tetrapedia, and C. lauterbornii (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). – J. Phycol. 49: 329-339. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpy.12039 (link is external)

Cocquyt C., Jüttner I. & Kusber W.-H. 2013: Reinvestigation of West African Surirellaceae (Bacillariophyta) described by Woodhead and Tweed from Sierra Leone. Diatom Research 28: 121-129. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0269249X.2012.752411 (link is external)

Van de Vijver B., Moravcová A. & Kusber W.-H. & Neustupa J. 2013: Analysis of the type material of Pinnularia divergentissima (Grunow in Van Heurck) Cleve (Bacillariophyceae). – Fottea 13: 1-14. http://fottea.czechphycology.cz/_contents/F13-1-2013-01.pdf (link is external)

Romero O.E. & Jahn R. 2013: Typification of Cocconeis lineata and Cocconeis euglypta. Diatom Research 28 (2) 175-184.

2012

Blume H.-P., Bölter M. & Kusber W.-H. 2012: Christian G. Ehrenberg and the birth of soil microbiology in the middle of the 19th century. – J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci. 175: 53-59.

Pawlowski J., Audic S., Adl S., Bass D., Belbahri L., Berney C., Bowser S., Cepicka I., Decelle J., Dunthorn M., Fiore-Donno A.M., Gile G.H., Holzmann M., Jahn R., Jirku M., Keeling P.J., Kostka M., Kudryavtsev A., Lara E., Lukeš J., Mann D.G., Mitchell E.A.D., Nitsche F., Romeralo M., Saunders G.W., Simpson A.G.B., Smirnov A.V., Spouge J.L., Stern R.F., Stoeck T., Zimmermann J., Schindel D. & de Vargas C. 2012: CBOL Protist Working Group: Barcoding Eukaryotic Richness beyond the Animal, Plant, and Fungal Kingdoms. PLoS Biol 10(11): e1001419. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001419 (link is external).

Silva W.J., Jahn R., Menezes M. 2012: Diatoms from Brazil: the taxa recorded by Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg. PhytoKeys 18: 19–37. doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.18.3653 (link is external).

Cocquyt C., de Haan M., Jahn R. & Hinz F. 2012: Nitzschia epiphytica, Nitzschia epiphyticoides and Nitzschia pseudepiphytica (Bacillariophyta), three small diatoms from East and Central Africa. – Phycologia 51: 126-134.

2011

Mayama S., Katoh K, Ohmori H, Seino S, Osaki H, Julius M, Lee J.H., Cheong C., Lobo E.A, Witkowski A., Srivibool R., Muangphra P., Jahn R. and Kulikovskiy M., Hamilton P.B., Gao Y.-H., Ector L. 2011: Progress toward the Construction of an International Web-based Educational System Featuring Improved SimRiver for Understanding of River Environments. – Asian Journal of Biology Education 5: 2-14.

Kapetanović T., Jahn R., Redžić S. & Carić M. 2011: Diatoms in a poor fen of Bijambare protected landscape, Bosnia & Herzogovina. – Nova Hedwigia 93: 125-151.

Zimmermann J., Jahn R. & Gemeinholzer B. 2011: Barcoding diatoms: evaluation of the V4 subregion on the 18S rRNA gene, including new primers and protocols. – Organisms Diversity & Evolution 11: 173-192.

2010

Cocquyt C. & Kusber W.-H. 2010: Reinvestigation of West African Surirellaceae (Bacillariophyta) described by Foged from Ghana. – Nova Hedwigia 91: 111-136.

Sar E.A., Sunesen I., Jahn R. 2010: Coscinodiscus perforatus revisited and compared to Coscinodiscus radiatus (Bacillariophyta). – Phycologia 49: 514-524.

2000-2009

Bixby R.J. & Jahn R. 2005: Hannaea arcus (Ehrenb.) R.M. Patrick: Lectotypification and nomenclatural history. – Diatom Research 20: 219-226.
Buczko K., Wojtal A.Z. & Jahn R. 2009: Kobayasiella species of the Carpathian basin: morphology, taxonomy and description of K. tintinnus spec. nov. – Diatom Research 24: 1-21.

Cocquyt C. & Jahn R. 2005: Surirella capensis Ehrenberg ex Cocquyt et R. Jahn sp. nov., a rare and historical diatom species from South Africa. – Cryptogamie Algologie 26(2): 149-153.

Cocquyt C. & Jahn R. 2005: Rare Surirella taxa (Bacillariophyta) from East Africa described by Otto Müller: typifications, recombinations, new names, annotations and distributions. – Willdenowia 35: 359-371.

Cocquyt C. & Jahn R. 2007: Surirella nyassae O. Müller, S. malombae O.Müller, S. chepurnovii Cocquyt & R.Jahn sp. nov. (Bacillariophyta) - Typification and variability of three closely related East African diatoms. – Nova Hedwigia 84: 529-548.

Cocquyt C. & Jahn R. 2007: Endemic taxa related to Surirella ovalis from Tanzania, East Africa: Typification of O. Müller's taxa and description of a new species. – Cryptogamie Algologie 28: 107-116

Cocquyt C. & Jahn R. 2007: Surirella engleri O. Müller: a study of ist original infraspecific types, variability and distribution. – Diatom Research 22(1): 1-16.

Cocquyt C. & Jahn R. 2007: Surirella fuellebornii (Bacillariophyta) and related taxa: lectotypification and distribution. – Syst. Geogr. Pl. 77: 213-228.

Cocquyt C., Kusber W.-H. & Jahn R. 2008: Otto Müller's Surirella taxa (Bacillariophyta) from East Africa, based on a historical collection kept at the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem (B). – Afrika Focus 21: 65-75.

Crawford R.M., Likoshway Y.V., Jahn R. 2003: Morphology and Identity of Aulacoseira italica and typification of Aulacoseira (Bacillariophyta). – Diatom Research 18 (1): 1-19.

Jahn R. 2002: Otto Müller's names of diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) and extant original material at the Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem (B). – Willdenowia 32: 155-173.

Jahn R. 2004: Discovery of the type specimen of Pinnularia gastrum Ehrenberg, the type species of the genus Placoneis Mereschkowsky. – Diatom Research 19 (2): 229-234.

Jahn R., Kociolek J.P., Witkowski A. & Compère P. 2001 (ed.): Lange-Bertalot-Festschrift: Studies on Diatoms. Gantner, Ruggell, 633 pp.

Jahn R. & Kusber W.-H. 2004: Algae of the Ehrenberg collection 1. Typification of 32 names of diatom taxa described by C.G. Ehrenberg. - Willdenowia 34: 577-595.

Jahn R. & Kusber W.-H. 2005: Reinstatement of the genus Ceratoneis Ehrenberg and lectotypification of its type specimen: C. closterium Ehrenberg. - Diatom Research 20: 295-304.

Jahn R., Kusber W.-H. & Romero O.E. 2009: Cocconeis pediculus Ehrenberg and C. placentula Ehrenberg: Typification and taxonomy. – Fottea 9: 275-288.

Jahn R. & Kusber W.-H. 2009: A Key to Diatom Nomenclature. – Diatom Research 24: 101-111.

Jahn R., Kusber W.-H., Medlin L.K., Crawford R.M., Lazarus D., Friedl T., Hepperle D., Beszteri B., Hamann K., Hinz F., Strieben S., Huck V., Kasten J., Jobst A., Glück K. 2004: Taxonomic, molecular and ecological information on diatoms: The information system AlgaTerra. - Pp. 121-128 in: Poulin M. (ed.): Seventeenth International Diatom Symposium 2002. Biopress, Bristol.

Jahn R., Mann D.G., Evans K. & Poulíčková A. 2008: The identity of Sellaphora bacillum (Ehrenberg) D.G.Mann. – Fottea, Olomouc 8 (2): 121-124.
Jahn R. & Schmid A.M. 2007: Revision of the brackish-freshwater genus Bacillaria Gmelin (Bacillariophyta) with description of a new variety and two new species. – European Journal of Phycology 42: 295-312.

Jahn R. & Schmid A.M. 2007: Revision of the brackish-freshwater genus Bacillaria Gmelin (Bacillariophyta) with description of a new variety and two new species. – European Journal of Phycology 42: 295-312.

Jahn R. & Sterrenburg F.A.S. 2003: Gyrosigma sinense (Ehrenberg) Desikachary: Typification and emended species description. - Diatom Research 18 (1): 61-67. Full text PDF

Jahn R., Sterrenburg F.A.S. & Kusber W.-H. 2005: Typification and taxonomy of Gyrosigma fasciola (Ehrenberg) J.W. Griffith et Henfrey. - Diatom Research 20: 305-311.

Kaczmarska I. & Jahn R. 2006: Taxonomic appraisal of Melosira arctica Dickie and description of a new variety (Bacillariophyta). – Botanica Marina 49 (2): 151-164.
Kusber W.-H. & Cocquyt C. 2007: Craticula elkab (O. Müller ex O. Müller) Lange-Bertalot, Kusber & Cocquyt, comb. nov. - Typification and observations based on African sediment core material. – Diatom Research 22: 117-126.

Kusber W.-H. & Jahn R. (ed.) 2007: Proceedings of the 1st Central European Diatom Meeting 2007. Berlin-Dahlem, 23-25 March 2007. 179 pp. - Berlin.

Kusber W.-H. & Jahn R. 2009: The last chapter of the Discoplea story. – Studi Trent. Sci. Nat. 84: 105-110.Lange-Bertalot H. & Jahn R. 2000: On the identity of Navicula (Frustulia) rhomboides and Frustulia saxonica. – Syst. Geogr. Pl. 70: 255-261

Kusber W.-H., Zippel E., Kelbert P., Holetschek J., Güntsch A. & Berendsohn W. G. 2009: From cleaning the valves to cleaning the data: Case studies using diatom biodiversity data on the Internet (GBIF, BioCASE). – Studi Trent. Sci. Nat. 84: 111-122.

Lange-Bertalot H. & Jahn R. 2000: On the identity of Navicula (Frustulia) rhomboides and Frustulia saxonica. – Syst. Geogr. Pl. 70: 255-261

Sar E.A., Sunesen I., Jahn R., Kusber W.-H. & Lavigne A.S. 2007: Revision of Odontella atlantica (Frenguelli) Sar comb. et stat. nov. with comparison to two related species, O. rhombus (Ehrenb.) Kütz. and O. rhomboides R. Jahn et Kusber. - Diatom Research 22: 341-353.

Stachura-Suchoples K. & Jahn R. 2009: Middle Miocene record of Pliocaenicus changbaiense from Chanbai County (Jilin Province, China). – Acta Botanica Croatica 68 (2): 33-42.