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Ecology & evolution papers

2017 / in press

A. Sentis, A. Binzer, D. S. Boukal (2017) Temperature-size responses alter food chain persistence across environmental gradients. Ecology Letters 20: 852-862. [doi link]

A. Sentis, C. Gémard, B. Jaugeon, D. S. Boukal (2017) Predator diversity and environmental change modify the strengths of trophic and non-trophic interactions. Global Change Biology 23: 2629-2640. [doi link]

P. Blabolil, D. S. Boukal, D. Ricard, J. Kubečka, M. Říha, M. Vašek, M. Prchalová, M. Čech, J. Frouzová, T. Jůza, M. Muška, M. Tušer, V. Draštík, M. Šmejkal, L. Vejřík, J. Peterka (2017) Optimal gillnet sampling design for the estimation of fish community indicators in heterogeneous freshwater ecosystems. Ecological Indicators 77: 368-376. [doi link]

P. Blabolil, M. Říha, D. Ricard, J. Peterka, M. Prchalová, M. Vašek, M. Čech, J. Frouzová, T. Jůza, M. Muška, M. Tušer, V. Draštík, Z. Sajdlová, M. Šmejkal, L. Vejřík, J. Matěna, D. S. Boukal, D. Ritterbusch, J. Kubečka (accepted) A simple and robust fish-based approach to assess the ecological quality of freshwater reservoirs. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems.
 

2015-2016

P. Blabolil, D. Ricard, J. Peterka, M. Říha, T. Jůza, M. Vašek, M. Prchalová, M. Čech, M. Muška, J. Seďa, T. Mrkvička, D.S. Boukal, J. Kubečka (2016) Predicting asp and pikeperch recruitment in a riverine reservoir. Fisheries Research 173: 45–52. [doi link]

T. Ditrich, D.S. Boukal (2016) Relative male and female contributions to the supercooling point of their offspring in Microvelia reticulata (Heteroptera: Veliidae) Entomological Science 19: 222–227. [doi link]

J. Kubečka, D.S. Boukal, M. Čech, P. Hickley, J.F. Kitchell, D. Ricard, L. Rudstam, K. Soukalová, R. Welcomme (2016) Ecology and ecological quality of fish in lakes and reservoirs. Fisheries Research 173: 1–3. [doi link]

P. Sroka, J. Klecka, D. S. Boukal (2016) Spatial heterogeneity and habitat permanence affect community assembly, structure and phenology of mayflies (Ephemeroptera) in sandpit pools. Zoosymposia 11:205-218. [link]

J. Šupina, J. Bojková, D. S. Boukal (2016) Influence of food availability, predation risk and initial body size on growth and maturation of Cloeon dipterum (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae) Zoosymposia 11: 53-64. [link]

D.S. Boukal, T. Ditrich, D. Kutcherov, P. Sroka, P. Dudová, M. Papáček (2015) Analyses of developmental rate isomorphy in ectotherms: introducing the Dirichlet regression. PLoS ONE 10: e0129341. [open access]

A. Sentis, J. Morisson, D.S. Boukal (2015) Thermal acclimation modulates the impacts of temperature and enrichment on trophic interaction strengths and population dynamics. Global Change Biology 21: 3290–3298. [link]
 

2013-2014

J. Klecka, D.S. Boukal (2014) The effect of habitat structure on prey mortality depends on predator and prey microhabitat use. Oecologia 176: 183-191. [link]

D.S. Boukal, U. Dieckmann, K. Enberg, M. Heino, C. Jørgensen (2014) Life-history implications of the allometric scaling of growth. Journal of Theoretical Biology 359: 199-207. [open access]

D.S. Boukal (2014) Trait- and size-based descriptions of trophic links in freshwater food webs: current status and perspectives. Journal of Limnology 73(s1): 171-185. [open access]

A.T. Laugen, G.H. Engelhard, R. Whitlock, R. Arlinghaus, D.J. Dankel, E.S. Dunlop, A.M. Eikeset, K. Enberg, C. Jørgensen, S. Matsumura, S. Nusslé, D. Urbach, L. Baulier, D.S. Boukal, B. Ernande, F.D. Johnston, F. Mollet, H. Pardoe, N.O. Therkildsen, S. Uusi-Heikkilä, A. Vainikka, M. Heino, A.D. Rijnsdorp, U. Dieckmann (2014) Evolutionary impact assessment: Accounting for evolutionary consequences of fishing in an ecosystem approach to fisheries management. Fish and Fisheries 15: 65-96. [open access]

M. Heino, L. Baulier, D.S. Boukal, B. Ernande, F.D. Johnston, F. Mollet, H. Pardoe, N.O. Therkildsen, S. Uusi-Heikkilä, A. Vainikka, R. Arlinghaus, D.J. Dankel, E.S. Dunlop, A.M. Eikeset, K. Enberg, G.H. Engelhard, C. Jørgensen, A.T. Laugen, S. Matsumura, S. Nusslé, D. Urbach, R. Whitlock, A.D. Rijnsdorp, U. Dieckmann (2013) Can fisheries-induced evolution shift reference points for fisheries management? ICES Journal of Marine Science 70: 707–721. [link]

J. Klecka, D.S. Boukal (2013) Foraging and vulnerability traits modify predator-prey body mass allometry: freshwater macroinvertebrates as a case study. Journal of Animal Ecology 82: 1031-1041. [doi link]

M. Vašek, M. Prchalová, J. Peterka, H.A.M. Ketelaars, A. Wagenvoort, M. Čech, V. Draštík, M. Říha, T. Jůza, M. Kratochvíl, T. Mrkvička, P. Blabolil, D.S. Boukal, J. Duras, J. Kubečka (2013) The utility of predatory fish in biomanipulation of deep reservoirs. Ecological Engineering 52: 104-111. [doi link]
 

2012-2011

D.S. Boukal, M. Jankovský, J. Kubečka, M. Heino (2012) Stock-catch analysis of carp recreational fisheries in Czech reservoirs: insights into fish survival, water body productivity and impact of extreme events. Fisheries Research 119–120: 23–32. [link]

K. Enberg, C. Jørgensen, E.S. Dunlop, Ø. Varpe, D.S. Boukal, L. Baulier, S. Eliassen, M. Heino (2012) Fishing-induced evolution of growth: concepts, mechanisms, and the empirical evidence. Marine Ecology - An Evolutionary Perspective 33: 1–25. [open access]

J. Klecka, D.S. Boukal (2012) Who eats whom in a pool? A comparative study of prey selectivity by predatory aquatic insects. PLoS ONE 7: e37741. [open access]

M. Jankovský, D.S. Boukal, K. Pivnička, J. Kubečka (2011) Tracing possible drivers of synchronously fluctuating species catches in individual logbook data. Fisheries Management and Ecology 18: 297-306. [link]

J. Klečka, D.S. Boukal (2011) Lazy ecologist's guide to water beetle diversity: Which sampling methods are the best? Ecological Indicators 11: 500-508. [link]
 

2010-2008

V. Pavlová, L. Berec, D.S. Boukal (2010) Caught between two Allee effects: trade-off between reproduction and predation risk. Journal of Theoretical Biology 264: 787-798. [link]

D.S. Boukal, L. Berec (2009) Modelling mate-finding Allee effects and populations dynamics, with applications in pest control. Population Ecology 51: 455-458. [link]

D.S. Boukal, L. Berec, V. Křivan (2008) Does sex-biased predation stabilize or destabilize predator-prey dynamics? PLoS ONE 3: e2687. [open access]

A. Deredec, L. Berec, D.S. Boukal, F. Courchamp (2008) Are non-sexual models appropriate for predicting the impact of virus-vectored immunocontraception? Journal of Theoretical Biology 250: 281-290. [link]

M. Heino, L. Baulier, D.S. Boukal, E.S. Dunlop, S. Eliassen, K. Enberg, C. Jørgensen, Ø. Varpe (2008) Evolution of growth in Gulf of St Lawrence cod? Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 275: 1111-1112. [link]

C. Jørgensen, K. Enberg, E.S. Dunlop, R. Arlinghaus, D.S. Boukal, K. Brander, B. Ernande, A. Gårdmark, F. Johnston, S. Matsumura, H. Pardoe, K. Raab, A. Silva, A. Vainikka, U. Dieckmann, M. Heino, A.D. Rijnsdorp (2008) The role of fisheries-induced evolution – response. Science 320: 48-50. [pdf + bonuses]
 

2007-2005

D.S. Boukal, M.W. Sabelis, L. Berec (2007) How predator functional responses and Allee effects in prey affect the paradox of enrichment and population collapses. Theoretical Population Biology 72: 136-147. [link]

C. Jørgensen, K. Enberg, E.S. Dunlop, R. Arlinghaus, D.S. Boukal, K. Brander, B. Ernande, A. Gårdmark, F. Johnston, S. Matsumura, H. Pardoe, K. Raab, A. Silva, A. Vainikka, U. Dieckmann, M. Heino, A.D. Rijnsdorp (2007) Managing evolving fish stocks. Science 318: 1247-1248. [pdf + bonuses]

A.M. de Roos, D.S. Boukal, L. Persson (2006) Evolutionary regime shifts in age and size at maturation of exploited fish stocks. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 273: 1873-1880. [link]

L. Berec, P.J. Schembri, D.S. Boukal (2005) Sex determination in Bonellia viridis (Echiura: Bonelliidae): population dynamics and evolution. Oikos 108: 473-484. [link]
 

2004 and older

L. Berec, D.S. Boukal (2004) Role of mate search, mate choice and divorce rate in population dynamics of sexually reproducing species. Oikos 104: 122-132. [link]

D.S. Boukal, L. Berec (2002) Single-species models of the Allee effect: extinction boundaries, sex ratios and mate encounters. Journal of Theoretical Biology 218: 375-394. [link]

L. Berec, D.S. Boukal, M. Berec (2001) Linking the Allee effect, sexual reproduction, and temperaturedependent sex determination via spatial dynamics. American Naturalist 157: 217-230. [link]

D.S. Boukal, V. Křivan (1999) Lyapunov functions for Lotka-Volterra predator-prey models with optimal foraging behavior. Journal of Mathematical Biology 39: 493-517. [link]
 

Beetle papers (no IF)

D.S. Boukal, M. Fikáček, J. Hájek, O. Konvička, V. Křivan, R. Sejkora, S. Skalický, M. Straka, J. Sychra, D. Trávníček (2012) Nové a zajímavé nálezy vodních brouků z území České republiky (Coleoptera: Sphaeriusidae, Dytiscidae, Helophoridae, Hydrophilidae, Georissidae, Hydraenidae, Scirtidae, Elmidae, Dryopidae, Limnichidae, Heteroceridae) (New and interesting records of water beetles from the Czech Republic (Coleoptera: Sphaeriusidae, Dytiscidae, Helophoridae, Hydrophilidae, Georissidae, Hydraenidae, Scirtidae, Elmidae, Dryopidae, Limnichidae, Heteroceridae)) Klapalekiana 48: 1-21.

M. Straka, M. Komzák, D. Boukal, D. Trávníček (2012) Minute moss beetles and riffle beetles (Coleoptera: Hydraenidae, Elmidae) of the Bílé Karpaty Protected Landscape Area and Biosphere Reserve (Czech Republic) Pp. 667-689 in I. Malenovský, P. Kment, & O. Konvička (eds.) Species inventories of selected insect groups in the Bílé Karpaty Protected Landscape Area and Biosphere Reserve (Czech Republic) Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae biologicae, Special issue 96.

L. Jeřábková, D.S. Boukal (2011) Živolovné pasti. Účinná metoda průzkumu čolků a vodních brouků [Live Traps – An Effective Method for Studying Amphibians and Water Beetles]. Ochrana přírody 5: 23-25. [online access]

D.S. Boukal, J. Klečka, T. Soldán (2006) Vodní hmyz řeky Malše v okolí Českých Budějovic. (Aquatic insects of the Malše River in the environs of České Budějovice) Sborník Jihočeského muzea v Českých Budějovicích, Přirodní Vědy 46: 206-214. (In Czech, English summary)

D.S. Boukal, M. Fikáček, J. Hájek, J. Šťastný, D. Trávníček (2003) Water beetles of the Novohradské hory Mts. Pp. 163-174 in M. Papáček, ed. Biodiverzita a přírodní podmínky Novohradských hor II. [Biodiversity and natural conditions of the Novohradské hory Mts. II.] South Bohemian University and Institute of Entomology AS CR, České Budějovice (conference proceedings)

J. Kodada, D.S. Boukal (2000) Monstrosostea solivaga new genus and species of aberrant terrestrial dryopid from southern India (Coleoptera: Dryopidae) Entomological Problems 31: 129-136.

J. Šťastný, M. Boukal, D.S. Boukal, J. Hájek (1999) Coleoptera: Hydradephaga. Pp. 241-250 in V. Opravilová, J. Vaňhara, I. Sukop, eds. Aquatic Invertebrates of the Pálava Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO. Folia Fac. Sci. Nat. Univ. Masarykianae Brunensis, Biologia, 101.

D. Trávníček, D.S. Boukal, M. Boukal (1999) Coleoptera: Hydrophiloidea. Pp. 251-261 in V. Opravilová, J. Vaňhara, I. Sukop, eds. Aquatic Invertebrates of the Pálava Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO. Folia Fac. Sci. Nat. Univ. Masarykianae Brunensis, Biologia, 101.

D.S. Boukal (1999) Coleoptera: Dryopoidea and Eucinetoidea. Pp. 263-268 in V. Opravilová, J. Vaňhara, I. Sukop, eds. Aquatic Invertebrates of the Pálava Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO. Folia Fac. Sci. Nat. Univ. Masarykianae Brunensis, Biologia, 101.

D. Trávníček, D.S. Boukal, M. Boukal, P. Jeziorski (1997) Faunistic records from the Czech Republic 69. Klapalekiana 33: 123-127.

M.A. Jäch, D.S. Boukal (1997) The genus Hedyselmis Hinton (Coleoptera, Elmidae) Entomological Problems 28: 111-116.

M.A. Jäch, D.S. Boukal (1997) Description of two new genera of Macronychini: Aulacosolus and Nesonychus (Coleoptera: Elmidae) Koleopterologische Rundschau 67: 207-224.

D.S. Boukal (1997) A revision of the genus Austrolimnius Carter and Zeck from New Guinea and Moluccas (Coleoptera, Elmidae) Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 99B: 155-215.

D.S. Boukal, S. Skalický (1996) Coleoptera: Dryopoidea. Pp. 435-438 in R. Rozkošný, J. Vaňhara, eds. Terrestrial Invertebrates of the Pálava Biosphere reserve of UNESCO, III, Folia Sci. Nat. Univ. Masarykianae Brunensis, Biologia 94.

D.S. Boukal (1995) Coleoptera: Hydrophiloidea. Pp. 367-368 in R. Rozkošný, J. Vaňhara, eds. Terrestrial Invertebrates of the Pálava Biosphere reserve of UNESCO, II, Folia Sci. Nat. Univ. Masarykianae Brunensis, Biologia 93.

M.A. Jäch, D.S. Boukal (1996) Description of two new riffle beetle genera from peninsular Malaysia (Coleoptera: Elmidae) Koleopterologische Rundschau 66: 179-189.

M.A. Jäch, D.S. Boukal (1995) Rudielmis gen.n. from South India (Coleoptera: Elmidae) Koleopterologische Rundschau 65: 149-157.
 

Book chapters & supplements

D. Boukal, J. Kubečka (2013) Populační dynamika ryb [Fish population dynamics]. Pp. 84-101 in T. Randák, ed. Rybářství ve volných vodách. [Fisheries in Open Waters]. Jihočeská univerzita v Českých Budějovicích, Fakulta rybářství a ochrany vod, Vodnany (in Czech)

J. Kubečka, D. Boukal, M. Hladík (2013) Rybářské hospodaření na mimopstruhových revírech [Fisheries management of non-salmonid waters]. Pp. 172-179 in T. Randák, ed. Rybářství ve volných vodách. [Fisheries in Open Waters]. Jihočeská univerzita v Českých Budějovicích, Fakulta rybářství a ochrany vod, Vodnany (in Czech)

D.S. Boukal, M. Boukal, M. Fikáček, J. Hájek, J. Klečka, S. Skalický, J. Šťastný, D. Trávníček (2007) Katalog vodních brouků České republiky / Catalogue of water beetles of the Czech Republic. Klapalekiana 43, Supplementum: 1-289. (in Czech and English) [pdf]

M. Papáček, D.S. Boukal, J. Matěna, J. Petr, T. Soldán (2006) Vodní hmyz [Aquatic insects]. Pp. 203-210 in V. Dudák, ed. Novohradské hory a Novohradské předhoří - příroda, historie, život. [Novohradské hory Mountains and Novohradské předhoří Foothills - Environment, History, Life]. Miloš Uhlíř - Baset, Praha (in Czech)

D.S. Boukal (2005) Hydraenidae (vodanovití), Scirtidae, Psephenidae, Limnichidae, Dryopidae, Elmidae. Pp. 419-421, 450-451, 458, 459, 460-461, 462-463 in J. Farkač, D. Král, M. Škorpík, eds. Červený seznam ohrožených druhů České republiky. Bezobratlí. [Red list of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates]. Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha (in Czech and English)

D.S. Boukal (2004) Vodní brouci (Coleoptera) [Water beetles (Coleoptera)]. Pp. 136-144 in M. Papáček, ed. Biota Novohradských hor: Modelové taxony, společenstva a biotopy. [Biota of the Novohradské hory Mts.: Model taxa, communities, and habitats.] Jihočeská Univerzita, České Budějovice (in Czech)

J. Kodada, D.S. Boukal (2003) Dryopidae: II. Description of Ceradryops matei sp.n. from Hong Kong, and synonymical note on the genus Uenodryops Satô (Coleoptera) Pp. 136-144 in M.A. Jäch & L. Ji, eds. Water Beetles of China, Vol. III. Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Österreich and Wiener Coleopterologenverein, Wien.

M.A. Jäch, D.S. Boukal (1995) Elmidae: 2. Notes on Macronychini, with description of four new genera from China (Coleoptera) Pp. 299-323 in M.A. Jäch, L. Ji, eds. Water Beetles of China, Vol. I. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien.
 

Fish proceedings papers

D.S. Boukal, A.M. de Roos, L. Persson, M. Heino (2010) On the interplay of environmental changes and fishing pressure in exploited fish stocks. ICES CM 2010/M:15 (conference proceedings)

D.S. Boukal, E.S. Dunlop, M. Heino, U. Dieckmann (2008) Fisheries-induced evolution of body size and other life history traits: the impact of gear selectivity. ICES CM 2008/F:07 (conference proceedings)

M. Heino, D.S. Boukal, T. Falkenhaug, U. Piatkowski, F.M. Porteiro, T.T. Sutton (2008) Length structure of deep-pelagic fishes sheds new light to their life histories. ICES CM 2008/C:14 (conference proceedings)

M. Heino, D.S. Boukal, T. Falkenhaug, U. Piatkowski, F.M. Porteiro, T.T. Sutton (2008) Size structure, age-size dynamics and life history variation. ICES CM 2008/F:13 (conference proceedings)

R. Arlinghaus, D.S. Boukal, U. Dieckmann, E.S. Dunlop, K. Enberg, B. Ernande, A. Gårdmark, M. Heino, F. Johnston, C. Jørgensen, S. Matsumura, H. Pardoe, K. Raab, A.D. Rijnsdorp, A. Silva, A. Vainikka (2007) Report of the Study Group on Fisheries Induced Adaptive Change (SGFIAC). 26 Feb-2 Mar 2007, Lisbon, Portugal.

D.S. Boukal, A.M. de Roos, L. Persson (2006) Late or partial fishing moratoria can lead to irreversible changes in age and size at maturation. ICES CM 2006/H:05 (conference proceedings)
 

Contact information:

Department of Ecosystem Biology, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia &
Biology Centre AS CR, Institute of Entomology, Laboratory of Aquatic Insects and Relict Ecosystems
Branisovska 31, CZ-37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
tel: +420 387 772 327, fax: +420 387 775 367
email: boukal_AT_entu.cas.cz
 

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