Koos Boomsma

Koos Boomsma

Professor


  1. Published

    Survival and growth of parasitic Maculinea alcon caterpillars (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae) in laboratory nests of three Myrmica ant species. / Nash, David Richard; Als, Thomas Damm; Boomsma, J. J.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 58, No. 3, 2011, p. 391-401.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Superorganismality and caste differentiation as points of no return : how the major evolutionary transitions were lost in translation. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Gawne, Richard.

    In: Biological Reviews, Vol. 93, No. 1, 2018, p. 28-54.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Subordinate wasps are more aggressive in colonies with low reproductive skew. / Fanelli, D.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Turillazzi, S.

    In: Applied Animal Behaviour Science, Vol. 75, No. 3, 2008, p. 879-886.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Strict monandry in the ponerine army ant genus Simopelta suggests that colony size and complexity drive mating system evolution in social insects. / Kronauer, Daniel J C; O'Donnell, Sean; Boomsma, Jacobus J; Pierce, Naomi E.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 20, No. 2, 2011, p. 420-8.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Sperm storage induces an immunity cost in ants. / Baer, Boris; Armitage, Sophie A O; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Nature, Vol. 441, No. 7095, 2006, p. 872-5.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Sperm mixing in the polyandrous leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex echinatior. / Stürup, Marlene; Nash, David Richard; Hughes, William O.H.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Ecology and Evolution, Vol. 4, No. 18, 2014, p. 3571-3582.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Sperm length, sperm storage and mating system characteristics in bumblebees. / Baer, Boris; Schmid-Hempel, Paul; Høeg, Jens Thorvald; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2003, p. 101-108.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Sperm length evolution in the fungus-growing ants. / Baer, B.; Dijkstra, M. B.; Mueller, U. G.; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Behavioral Ecology, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2009, p. 38-45.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Specificity of the mutualistic association between actinomycete bacteria and two sympatric species of Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants. / Poulsen, M; Cafaro, M; Boomsma, J J; Currie, C R; Poulsen, Michael.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 14, No. 11, 01.10.2005, p. 3597-3604.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Specificity in chemical profiles of workers, brood and mutualistic fungi in Atta, Acromyrmex, and Sericomyrmex fungus-growing ants. / Richard, Freddie-Jeanne; Poulsen, Michael; Drijfhout, Falko; Jones, Graeme; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Chemical Ecology, Vol. 33, No. 12, 2007, p. 2281-2292.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Specificity and stability of the Acromyrmex–Pseudonocardia symbiosis. / Andersen, Sandra Breum; Hansen, Lars H.; Sapountzis, Panagiotis; Sørensen, Søren Johannes; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 22, No. 16, 2013, p. 4307-4321.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Somatic incompatibility and genetic structure of fungal crops in sympatric Atta colombica and Acromyrmex echinatior leaf-cutting ants. / Kooij, Pepijn Wilhelmus; Thomas-Poulsen, Michael; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Fungal Ecology, Vol. 18, 2015, p. 10-17.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Social-insect fungus farming. / Aanen, Duur Kornelis; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Current Biology, Vol. 16, No. 24, 2006, p. R1014-R1016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Social structure and split sex ratios in the ant Pheidole pallidula. / Aron, S.; Campan, E.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Passera, L.

    In: Ethology Ecology & Evolution, No. 11, 1999, p. 209-227.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Social mutualism and social parasitism: conflict and cooperation at the family and species level. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    Genes, Behaviors and Evolution of Social Insects. Sapporo, Japan : Hokkaido University, 2003. p. 131-170.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingReport chapterResearch

  16. Published

    Social insects: from selfish genes to self organisation and beyond. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Franks, Nigel R.

    In: Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 21, No. 6, 2006, p. 303-308.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Social insect symbionts: evolution in homeostatic fortresses. / Hughes, David P; Pierce, Naomi E; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 23, No. 12, 2008, p. 672-677.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Social insect genomes exhibit dramatic evolution in gene composition and regulation while preserving regulatory features linked to sociality. / Simola, Daniel F.; Wissler, Lothar; Donahue, Greg; Waterhouse, Robert M.; Helmkampf, Martin; Roux, Julien; Nygaard, Sanne; Glastad, Karl M.; Hagen, Darren E.; Viljakainen, Lumi; Reese, Justin T; Hunt, Brendan G; Graur, Dan; Elhaik, Eran; Kriventseva, Evgenia V; Wen, Jiayu; Parker, Brian John; Cash, Elizabeth; Privman, Eyal; Childers, Christopher P; Muñoz-Torres, Monica C; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Bornberg-Bauer, Erich; Currie, Cameron R; Elsik, Christine G; Suen, Garret; Goodisman, Michael A D; Keller, Laurent; Liebig, Jürgen; Rawls, Alan; Reinberg, Danny; Smith, Chris D; Smith, Chris R; Tsutsui, Neil; Wurm, Yannick; Zdobnov, Evgeny M; Berger, Shelley L; Gadau, Jürgen.

    In: Genome Research, Vol. 23, No. 8, 2013, p. 1235-1247.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Snyltegedehamsen Pseudovespula adulterina (Buysson, 1905) ny for Danmark (Hymenoptera, Vespidae). / Buhl, Peter Neerup; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Holter, Peter; Pedersen, Bo Vest.

    In: Ent. Meddr., No. 68, 2000, p. 137.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  20. Published

    Slowing them down will make them lose : a role for attine ant crop fungus in defending pupae against infections? / Armitage, Sophie Alice Octavia; Fernández-Marín, Hermógenes; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Wcislo, William T.

    In: Journal of Animal Ecology, Vol. 85, No. 5, 2016, p. 1210-1221.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Short independent lives and selection for maximal sperm survival make investment in immune defences unprofitable for leaf-cutting ant males. / Stürup, Marlene; Baer, B.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Vol. 68, No. 6, 2014, p. 947-955.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Sex ratio variation in the bumblebee Bombus terrestris. / Duchateau, Marie José; Velthuis, Hayo H. W.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Behavioral Ecology, No. Vol. 15, no. 1, 2004, p. 71-82.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Sex allocation in the polydomous leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex balzani. / Ichinose, Katsuya; Forti, Luis C.; Pretto, Denis R,; Nachman, Gøsta Støger; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Ecological Research, Vol. 22, 2007, p. 288-295.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Sex allocation in fungus-growing ants: worker or queen control without symbiont-induced female bias. / Dijkstra, Michiel B.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Oikos, Vol. 117, No. 12, 2008, p. 1892-1906.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Seminal fluid mediates ejaculate competition in social insects. / Den Boer, Susanne Petronella A; Baer, Boris; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Science, Vol. 327, No. 5972, 2010, p. 1506-1509.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Seminal fluid enhances sperm viability in the leafcutter ant Atta colombica. / Den Boer, Susanne Petronella A; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Baer, Boris.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Vol. 62, No. 12, 2008, p. 1843-1849.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Seminal fluid compromises visual perception in honeybee queens reducing their survival during additional mating flights. / Liberti, Joanito; Görner, Julia; Welch, Mat; Dosselli, Ryan; Schiøtt, Morten; Ogawa, Yuri; Castleden, Ian; Hemmi, Jan M.; Baer-Imhoof, Barbara; Boomsma, Jacobus J.; Baer, Boris.

    In: eLife, Vol. 8, e45009, 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Self-restraint and sterility in workers of Acromyrmex and Atta leafcutter ants. / Dijkstra, Michiel Bendert; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2005, p. 67-76.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    STRICT LIFE-TIME MONOGAMY AS UNIVERSAL CONDITION FOR TRANSITIONS TOWARDS EUSOCIALITY. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    2009. Abstract from 12th congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB), Turin, Italy.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  30. Published

    Rossiter H. Crozier (1943-2009). / Boomsma, J.J.; Pamilo, P.

    In: Science, Vol. 327, No. 5961, 2010, p. 45.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Rival seminal fluid induces enhanced sperm motility in a polyandrous ant. / Liberti, Joanito; Baer, Boris; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: BMC Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 18, 28, 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    Rethinking crop-disease management in fungus-growing ants. / Boomsma, Jacobus J; Aanen, Duur K.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America, Vol. 106, No. 42, 2009, p. 17611-2.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Reproductive alliances and posthumous fitness enhancement in male ants. / Sundström, Liselotte; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences, No. 267, 2000, p. 1439-1444.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Reproduction and hybrid load in all-hybrid populations of Rana esculenta water frogs in Denmark. / Christiansen, Ditte Guldager; Fog, Kåre; Pedersen, Bo Vest; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Evolution, Vol. 59, No. 6, 2005, p. 1348-1361.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Reproduction and dispersal in an ant-associated root aphid community. / Ivens, A.B.F.; Kronauer, Daniel Jan Christoph; Pen, I.; Weissing, F.J.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 21, No. 17, 2012, p. 4257-4269.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Regulation and specificity of antifungal metapleural gland secretion in leaf-cutting ants. / Yek, Sze Huei; Nash, David Richard; Jensen, Annette Bruun; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Vol. 279, No. 1745, 2012, p. 4215-4222.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Reduced biological control and enhanced chemical pest management in the evolution of fungus farming in ants. / Fernández-Marín, Hermógenes; Zimmerman, Jess K; Nash, David R; Boomsma, Jacobus J; Wcislo, William T.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences, Vol. 276, No. 1665, 2009, p. 2263-9.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Reconstructing the relatedness of cooperatively breeding queens in the Panamanian leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex echinatior (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). / Nehring, Volker; Dijkstra, Michiel B.; Sumner, Seirian; Hughes, William O. H.; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Myrmecological News, Vol. 27, 2018, p. 33-45.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Reconstructing the functions of endosymbiotic Mollicutes in fungus-growing ants. / Sapountzis, Panagiotis; Zhukova, Mariya; Shik, Jonathan Z.; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: eLife, Vol. 7, e39209, 2018, p. 1-31.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Reconstructing eight decades of genetic variation in an isolated Danish population of the large blue butterfly Maculinea arion. / Ugelvig, Line V; Nielsen, Per S; Boomsma, Jacobus J; Nash, David Richard.

    In: B M C Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 11, 2011, p. 201.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Reciprocal genomic evolution in the ant-fungus agricultural symbiosis. / Nygaard, Sanne; Hu, Haofu; Li, Cai; Schiøtt, Morten; Chen, Zhensheng; Yang, Zhikai; Xie, Qiaolin; Ma, Chunyu; Deng, Yuan; Dikow, Rebecca B.; Rabeling, Christian; Nash, David Richard; Wcislo, William T.; Brady, Seán G.; Schultz, Ted R.; Zhang, Guojie; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Nature Communications, Vol. 7, 12233, 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Rare extra-pair fertilizations in the semi-colonially breeding linnet Carduelis cannabina. / Bønløkke-Pedersen, Jesper; Drachmann, Jan; Frydenberg, Jane; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Avian Biology, No. 33, 2002, p. 203-206.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Rapid shifts in Atta cephalotes fungus-garden enzyme activity after a change in fungal substrate (Attini, Formicidae). / Kooij, P W; Schiøtt, M; Boomsma, J J; De Fine Licht, H H.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 58, No. 2, 2011, p. 145-151.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Random sperm use and genetic effects on worker caste fate in Atta colombica leaf-cutting ants. / Holman, Luke; Stürup, Marlene; Trontti, Kalevi; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 20, No. 23, 2011, p. 5092-5102.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Queen-worker caste ratio depends on colony size in the pharaoh ant (Monomorium pharaonis). / Schmidt, Anna Mosegaard; Linksvayer, Timothy Arnold; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Pedersen, Jes Søe.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 58, No. 2, 2011, p. 139–144.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    Queen reproductive tract secretions enhance sperm motility in ants. / Liberti, Joanito; Baer, Boris; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Biology Letters, Vol. 12, No. 11, 20160722, 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Queen mating frequency and relatedness in young Atta sexdens colonies. / Fjerdingstad, E.J.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, No. 47, 2000, p. 354-356.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Quantifying honey bee mating range and isolation in semi-isolated valleys by DNA microsatellite paternity analysis. / Jensen, Annette Bruun; Palmer, Kellie A.; Chaline, Nicolas; Raine, Nigel E.; Tofilski, Adam; Martin, Stephen J.; Pedersen, Bo Vest; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Ratnieks, Francis L. W.

    In: Conservation Genetics, Vol. 6, No. Vol. 6, no. 4, 2005, p. 527-537.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Prudent sperm use by leaf-cutter ant queens. / Den Boer, Susanne Petronella A; Baer, Boris; Dreier, Stéphanie Agnès Jeanine; Aron, Serge; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences, Vol. 276, No. 1675, 2009, p. 3945-3953.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Protein-level interactions as mediators of sexual conflict in ants. / Dosselli, Ryan; Grassl, Julia; den Boer, Susanne P.A.; Kratz, Madlen; Moran, Jessica M.; Boomsma, Jacobus J.; Baer, Boris.

    In: Molecular and Cellular Proteomics, Vol. 18, No. Suppl. 1, 2019, p. S34-S45.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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