2017

Bucher, S.F., Bernhardt-Römermann, M. & Römermann, C. (2017) Chlorophyll fluorescence and gas exchange measurements in field research: an ecological case study. Photosynthetica, accepted.


Bucher, S.F., Auerswald, K., Grün-Wenzel, C., Higgins, S.I., Jorge, J.G. & Römermann, C. (2017) Stomatal traits relate to habitat preferences of herbaceous species in a temperate climate. FLORA – Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants, 229, 107-115.


Bucher, S.F., König, P., Menzel, A., Migliavacca, M., Ewald, J. &  Römermann, C. (2017) Traits and climate are associated with first flowering day in herbaceous species along elevational gradients. Ecology and Evolution, link


Buisson E., Jaunatre R., Römermann C., Bulot A. & Dutoit T. (accepted) Species transfer via topsoil translocation: lessons from two  large Mediterranean restoration projects. Restoration Ecology.


König P., Tautenhahn S., Cornelissen J. H. C., Kattge J., Bönisch G. & Römermann C. (2017) Advances in flowering phenology across the northern hemisphere are explained by functional traits. Global Ecology and Biogeography, accepted.


Korell, L., Lang, B.R., Hensen, I., Auge, H. & Bruehlheide, H. (2017) Interactions count: plant origin, herbivory and disturbance jointly explain seedling recruitment and community structure. Scientific Reports, 7, 8288.


2016

Bernadou A., Römermann C., Gratiashvili N. & Heinze J. (2016) Body size but not colony size increases with altitude in the Holarctic ant, Leptothorax acervorum. Ecological Entomology, 41, 733-736.


Bucher, S.F., Auerswald, K., Tautenhahn, S., Geiger, A., Otto, J., Müller, A. & Römermann, C. (2016) Inter- and intraspecific variation in stomatal pore area index along elevational gradients and its relation to leaf functional traits. Plant Ecology, 217, 229-240. doi:10.​1007/​s11258-016-0564-2


Gödeke, K.; Michel, H., Römermann, C., Reimann, S (2016) Die Akzeptanz muss noch wachsen – Welche Auswirkungen haben einjährige Blüh- und Ackerrandstreifen für den produktiv genutzten Agrarraum? Bauernzeitung 57 (17), pp. 30-32


Römermann C., Bucher S.F., Hahn M. & Bernhardt-Römermann M. (2016) Plant Functional Traits- Fixed Facts or Variable Depending on the Season? Folia Geobotanica, 51, 143-159.


2015

Bucher, S.F., Ghorbani, A. & Langenberger, G. (2015) Wild plant collection- Sustainable collection of traditional Chinese medicinal plant species in Yunnan Province. TRAFFIC Factsheet.


Gödeke K., Römermann C., Reimann S. & Michel H. (2015) Entscheidungsgrundlagen für die Umsetzung des Greenings in Thüringen Akzeptanz von einjährigen Blüh- und Ackerrandstreifen im produktiv genutzten Agrarraum. Schriftenreihe der TLL 1/2016, pp 101-103


Rosbakh, S., Römermann, C. & Poschlod, P. (2015) Specific leaf area correlates with temperature: new evidence of trait variation at the population, species and community levels. Alpine Botany, 125, 79-86.


2014

Dehling, D.M., Fritz, S.A., Töpfer, T., Päckert, M., Estler, P., Böhning-Gaese, K. & Schleuning, M. (2014) Functional and phylogenetic diversity and assemblage structure of frugivorous birds along an elevational gradient in the tropical Andes. Ecography, 37, 1047-1055.


Purschke, O., Sykes, M.T., Poschlod, P., Michalski, S.G.,  Römermann, C., Durka, W., Kuhn, I. & Prentice, H.C. (2014) Interactive effects of landscape history and current management on dispersal trait diversity in grassland plant communities. Journal of Ecology, 102, 437-446.


2013

Lauterbach, D., Römermann, C., Jeltsch, F. & Ristow, M. (2013) Factors driving plant rarity in dry grasslands on different spatial scales: a functional trait approach. Biodiversity & Conservation, 22, 2337-2353.


Porensky, L.M., Bucher, S.F., Veblen, K.E., Treydte, A.C. & Young, T.P. (2013) Megaherbivores and cattle alter edge effects around ecosystem hotspots in an African savanna. Journal of Arid Environments 96, 55-63.


Schymanski, S.J., Dormann, C.F., Cabral, J., Chuine, I., Graham, C.H., Hartig, F., Kearney, M., Morin, X., Römermann, C., Schröder, B. & Singer, A. (2013) Process, correlation and parameter fitting in species distribution models: a response to Kriticos et al. Journal of Biogeography, 40, 611-613.


2012

Dormann, C.F., Schymanski, S.J., Cabral, J., Chuine, I., Graham, C., Hartig, F., Kearney, M., Morin, X., Römermann, C., Schröder, B. & Singer, A. (2012) Correlation and process in species distribution models: bridging a dichotomy. Journal of Biogeography, 39, 2119-2131.


Higgins, S.I., O’Hara, R.B. & Römermann, C. (2012) A niche for biology in species distribution models. Journal of Biogeography, 39, 2091-2095.


Kissling, W.D., Dormann, C.F., Groeneveld, J., Hickler, T., Kuhn, I., McInerny, G.J., Montoya, J.M., Römermann, C., Schiffers, K., Schurr, F.M., Singer, A., Svenning, J.C., Zimmermann, N.E. & O’Hara, R.B. (2012) Towards novel approaches to modelling biotic interactions in multispecies assemblages at large spatial extents. Journal of Biogeography, 39, 2163-2178.


Higgins, S.I., Römermann, C. & O’Hara, R.B. (2012) Special Issue: The ecological niche as a window to biodiversity. Journal of Biogeography, 39, 2089-2089.


2011

Bucher, S.F., Ghorbani, A., Langenberger, G., Küppers, M. & Sauerborn, J. (2011)  Asparagus spp. in Traditional Chinese Medicine- Wild Collection and It Sustainability. TRAFFIC Bulletin, 23, 9-11.


Drobnik, J., Römermann, C., Bernhardt-Römermann, M. & Poschlod, P. (2011) Adaptation of plant functional group composition to management changes in calcareous grassland. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 145, 29-37.


2010

Saatkamp, A., Römermann, C. & Dutoit, T. (2010) Plant functional traits show non-linear response to grazing. Folia Geobotanica, 45, 239-252.


2009

Kleyer, M., Bekker, R.M., Knevel, I.C., Bakker, J.P., Thompson, K., Sonnenschein, M., Poschlod, P., Van Groenendal, J.M., Klimes, L., Klimesova, J., Klotz, S., Rusch, G., Hermy, M., Adriaens, D., Boedeltje, G., Bossuyt, B., Endels, P., Götzenberger, L., Hodgson, J.G., Jackel, A.-K., Dannemann, A., Kühn, I., Kunzmann, D., Ozinga, W., Römermann, C., Stadler, M., Schlegelmilch, J., Steendam, H., Tackenberg, O., Wilmann, B., Cornelissen, J.H.C., Eriksson, O., Garnier, E., Fitter, A. & Peco, B. (2009) The LEDA traitbase: A data­base of plant life-history traits of North West Europe. Journal of Ecology, 96, 1266-1274.


Knapp, S., Kühn, I., Bakker, J., Kleyer, M., Klotz, S., Ozinga, W., Poschlod, P., Thompson, K., Thuiller, W. & Römermann, C. (2009) Landsman or urbanite – how species traits and affinity to urban land-use control plant species frequency. Diversity & Distributions, 15, 533-546.


Kollmar, P., Schneider, C., Römermann, C., Briemle, G., Neff, R., Schreiber, K.-F. & Poschlod, P. (2009) Vegetationskundliche Langzeit-Untersuchungen. In: Oppermann, R., Blew, J., Haack, S., Hötker, H., Poschlod, P. (Hrsg.): Gemeinsame Agrarpolitik (GAP) und Biodiversität: Auswirkungen der Cross Compliance Regelungen auf die Biodiversität. Ergebnisse des F+E-Vorhabens 806 88 020 des Bundesamtes für Naturschutz. Schriftenreihe Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt, 100.


Öster, M., Ask, K., Römermann, C., Tackenberg, O. & Eriksson O. (2009) Plant colonization of ex-arable fields from adjacent species-rich grasslands: The importance of dispersal vs. recruitment ability. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 130, 93-99.


Ozinga, W.A., Römermann, C., Bekker, R.M., Prinzing, A., Tamis, W.L.M. , Schaminée, J.H.J., Hennekens, S.M., Thompson, K., Poschlod, P., Kleyer, M., Bakker, J.P. & van Groenendael, J.M. (2009) Dispersal failure contributes to plant losses in NW Europe. Ecology Letters, 12, 66-74.


Poschlod, P., Schreiber K.-F., Mitlacher K., Römermann, C. & Bernhardt-Römermann, M. (2009) Vegetationsökologische Untersuchungen. In: Schreiber, K.-F., Brauckmann, H.-J., Broll, G., Krebs, S., Poschlod, P. (Hrsg.): Artenreiches Grünland in der Kulturlandschaft. 30 Jahre Offenhaltungsversuche Baden-Württemberg. Naturschutz-Spectrum Themen, 97, 243-288.


Römermann, C., Bernhardt-Römermann, M., Kleyer, M. & Poschlod, P. (2009) Substitutes for grazing in semi-natural grasslands- represent mowing or mulching valuable alternatives to maintain vegetation dynamics? Journal of Vegetation Science, 20, 1086-1098.


2008

Bernhardt-Römermann, M., Römermann, C., Nuske, R., Parth, A., Klotz, S., Schmidt, W. & Stadler, J. (2008) On the identification of the most suitable traits for plant functional trait analyses. Oikos, 117, 1533-1541.


Römermann, C., Tackenberg, O., Jackel, A.-K. & Poschlod, P. (2008) Eutrophication and fragmentation are related to species’ rate of decline but not to species rarity! Results from a functional approach. Biodiversity & Conservation,17, 591-604.


2007

Ozinga, W.A., Hennekens, S.M., Schaminee, J.H.J., Smits, N.A. C., Bekker, R.M., Römermann, C., Klimes, L., Bakker, J.P. & van Groenendael, J.M. (2007) Local above-ground persistence of vascular plants: Life-history trade-offs and environmental constraints. Journal of Vegetation Science, 18, 489-497.


Römermann, C., Tackenberg, O., Scheuerer, M., May, R. & Poschlod, P. (2007) Predicting habitat distribution and frequency from plant species co-occurrence data. Journal of Biogeography, 34, 1041-1052.


2006

Buisson, E., Dutoit, T., Torre, F., Römermann, C. & Poschlod, P. (2006) The implications of seed rain and seed bank patterns for plant succession at the edges of abandoned fields in Mediterranean landscapes. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 115, 6-14.


Poschlod, P., Ahlmer, W., Dürhammer, O., Jackel, A.-K., Reisch, C., Römermann, C., Scheuerer, M., Tackenberg, O., Bergmeier, E., Bettinger, A., Borgmann, P., Ewald, J., Fink, H., Haeupler, H., Kleyer, M., Klotz, S., Kühn, I., May, R. & Schönfelder, P. (2006) NetPhyD- warum brauchen wir ein Netzwerk zur Phytodiversität Deutschland? Floristische Rundbriefe, 8, 33-63.


Römermann, C. (2006) Patterns and processes of plant species frequency and life-history traits. Dissertationes Botanicae, 402, 1-117.


Tackenberg, O., Römermann, C., Thompson, K. & Poschlod, P. (2006) What does diaspore morphology tell us about external animal dispersal? Evidence from standardized experiments measuring seed retention on animal-coats. Basic & Applied Ecology, 7, 45-58.


2005

Dutoit, T., Forey, E., Römermann, C., Buisson, E., Fadda, S., Saatkamp, A., Gaignard, P. & Trivelly, E. (2005) Rémanence des utilisations anciennes et gestion conservatoire des pelouses calcicoles en France. Biotechnologie, Agronomie, Societes et Environment, 9, 125-132.


Römermann, C., Tackenberg, O. & Poschlod, P. (2005) How to predict attachment potential of seeds to sheep and cattle coat from simple morphological seed traits. Oikos, 110, 219-230.


Römermann, C., Dutoit, T., Poschlod, P. & Buisson, E. (2005) Influence of former cultivation on the unique Mediterranean steppe of France and consequences for conservation management. Biological Conversation, 121, 21-33.


Römermann, C., Tackenberg, O. & Poschlod, P. (2005) Dispersability traits (Buoyancy, Epizoochory, Endozoochory, Dispersal data obtained from literature). In: Knevel, I. C., Bekker, R. M., Kunzmann, D., Stadler, M., Thompson, K. (eds.): The LEDA Traitbase Collecting and Measuring Standards. pp. 119-133.


Römermann, C., Jackel, A.K., Tackenberg, O. & Poschlod, P. (2005) Using functional traits to explain national increase or decrease of plant species in Germany. Tutorial for the traitbase LEDA. http://www.leda-traitbase.org


2004

Römermann, C., Bernhardt, M., Dutoit, T., Poschlod, P. & Rolando, C. (2004) Histoire culturale de la Crau: potentialités de ré-établissement des espèces caractéristiques du coussous après abandon. Ecologia Mediterranea, 30, 47-70.