Koos Boomsma

Koos Boomsma

Professor


  1. Published

    Presumptive horizontal symbiont transmission in the fungus-growing termite Macrotermes natalensis. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Aanen, Duur Kornelis.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 15, No. 11, 2006, p. 3131-3138.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Positive association of queen number and queen mating frequency in Myrmica ants: a challenge to the genetic variability hypothesis. / Pedersen, Jes Søe; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Vol. 45, No. 3-4, 03.1999, p. 185-193.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Policing and punishment across the domains of social evolution. / Singh, Manvir; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Oikos, Vol. 124, No. 8, 2015, p. 971-982.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Phylogeography and cryptic speciation in the Myrmica scabrinodis NYLANDER, 1846 species complex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), and their conservation implications. / Ebsen, Jon R.; Boomsma, Jacobus J.; Nash, David R.

    In: Insect Conservation and Diversity, Vol. 12, No. 6, 2019, p. 467-480.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Patterns of male parentage in the fungus-growing ants. / Villesen, P.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, No. Vol. 53, no. 4, 2003, p. 246-253.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Patterns of interaction specificity of fungus-growing termites and Termitomyces symbionts in South Africa. / Aanen, Duur K; Ros, Vera I D; de Fine Licht, Henrik H; Mitchell, Jannette; de Beer, Z Wilhelm; Slippers, Bernard; Rouland-Lefèvre, Corinne; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: BMC Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 7, 2007, p. 115.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Partial incompatibility between ants and symbiotic fungi in two sympatric species of Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants. / Bot, A.N.M.; Rehner, S.A.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Evolution, No. 55, 2001, p. 1980-1991.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Parent-offspring conflict and the persistence of pregnancy-induced hypertension in modern humans. / Hartsteen, Birgitte Hollegaard; Byars, Sean Geoffrey; Lykke, Jacob; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: P L o S One, Vol. 8, No. 2, e56821, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Pandora infections in Formica ants. / Hughes, David P.; Eilenberg, Jørgen; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Jensen, Annette Bruun.

    2009. Abstract from Annual Meeting of the SIP, Park City , Utah, .

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  10. Published

    Opposite risk patterns for autism and schizophrenia are associated with normal variation in birth size : phenotypic support for hypothesized diametric gene-dosage effects. / Byars, Sean Geoffrey; Stearns, Stephen C.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Vol. 281, No. 1794, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Only full-sibling families evolved eusociality. / Boomsma, Jacobus J; Beekman, Madeleine; Cornwallis, Charlie K; Griffin, Ashleigh S; Holman, Luke; Hughes, William O H; Keller, Laurent; Oldroyd, Benjamin P; Ratnieks, Francis L W.

    In: Nature, Vol. 471, No. 7339, 2011, p. E4-5; author reply E9-10.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Old soldiers never die .... / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Nygaard, Sanne.

    In: Genome Biology, Vol. 13, No. 2, 144, 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Nutrition mediates the expression of cultivar-farmer conflict in a fungus-growing ant. / Shik, Jonathan Z.; Gomez, Ernesto B.; Kooij, Pepijn Wilhelmus; Santos, Juan C.; Wcislo, William T.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: National Academy of Sciences. Proceedings, Vol. 113, No. 36, 2016, p. 10121-10126.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Novel fungal disease in complex leaf-cutting ant societies. / Hughes, David Peter; Evans, Harry C.; Hywel-Jones, Nigel; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Armitage, Sophie Alice Octavia.

    In: Ecological Entomology, Vol. 34, No. 2, 2009, p. 214-220.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    No benefit in diversity? The effect of genetic variation on survival and disease resistance in a polygynous social insect. / Schmidt, Anna Mosegaard; Linksvayer, Timothy Arnold; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Pedersen, Jes Søe.

    In: Ecological Entomology, Vol. 36, No. 6, 2011, p. 751–759.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Nine novel microsatellite markers for the army ant Simopelta pergandei (subfamily Ponerinae). / Kronauer, D.J.C.; Boomsma, J.J.; Pierce, N.E.

    In: Conservation Genetics Resources, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2011, p. 61-63.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Nice to kin and nasty to non-kin : revisiting Hamilton's early insights on eusociality. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; d'Ettorre, Patrizia.

    In: Biology Letters, Vol. 9, No. 6, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Nature's Oracle The Life and Work of W. D. Hamilton. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Science, Vol. 340, No. 6129, 2013, p. 145-146.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature reviewResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Mutualistic fungi control crop diversity in fungus-growing ants. / Poulsen, Michael; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Science, Vol. 307, No. 5710, 2005, p. 741-744.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Mutualistic bacteria and a possible trade-off between alternative defence mechanisms in Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants. / Poulsen, Michael; Bot, A N M; Currie, C R; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 49, No. 1, 2002, p. 15-19.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Muscling out malaria. / Hughes, David Peter; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 21, No. 10, 2006, p. 533-534.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Multiple reproductive strategies in a tropical hover wasp. / Fanelli, D.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Turillazzi, S.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Vol. 58, No. 2, 2005, p. 190-199.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Multiple paternity, relatedness and genetic diversity in Acromyrmex leafcutter ants. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Fjerdingstad, E.J.; Frydenberg, J.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences, No. 266, 1999, p. 249-254.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Multiple paternity in social Hymenoptera: estimating the effective mate number in single-double mating populations. / Pedersen, Jes Søe; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 8, No. 4, 04.1999, p. 577-587.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Multiple mating and facultative polygyny in the Panamanian ant Acromyrmex echinatior. / Bekkevold, D.; Frydenberg, J.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, No. 46, 1999, p. 103-109.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Monogamous sperm storage and permanent worker sterility in a long-lived ambrosia beetle. / Smith, Shannon M.; Kent, Deborah S.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Stow, Adam J.

    In: Nature Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 2, No. 6, 2018, p. 1009-1018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Microsatellite primers for fungus-growing ants. / Villesen, P.; Gertsch, Pia J.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology Notes, No. 2, 2002, p. 320-322.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Microsatellite markers for the large blue butterflies Maculinea nausithous and Maculinea alcon (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) and their amplification in other Maculinea species. / Zeisset, Inga; Damm Als, Thomas; Settele, Josef; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology Notes, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2005, p. 165-168.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Microsatellite markers for the driver ant Dorylus (Anomma) molestus. / Kronauer, Daniel Jan Christoph; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Gadau, Jürgen.

    In: Molecular Ecology Notes, No. Vol. 4, issue 2, 2004, p. 289-290.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Metapleural gland secretion of the leaf-cutter ant Acromyrmex octospinosus: New compounds and their functional significance. / Ortius-Lechner, Diethe; Maile, Roland; Morgan, E. David; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Chemical Ecology, No. Vol. 26 no. 7, 2000, p. 1667-1683.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Mating, hybridisation and introgression in Lasius ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). / Van der Have, Tom; Pedersen, Jes Søe; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Myrmecological News, Vol. 15, 2011, p. 109–115.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    Mating biology of the leaf-cutting ants Atta colombica and A. cephalotes. / Baer, Boris; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Journal of Morphology, Vol. 267, No. 10, 2006, p. 1165-71.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Mate guarding in the Linnet Carduelis cannabina. / Drachmann, Jan; Komdeur, Jan; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Bird Study, No. 47, 2000, p. 238-241.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Male reproductive investment and queen mating-frequency in fungus-growing ants. / Baer, Boris; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Behavioral Ecology, No. Vol. 15, no. 3, 2004, p. 426-432.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Male parentage in army ants. / Kronauer, Daniel J C; Schöning, Caspar; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 15, No. 4, 2006, p. 1147-51.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Low genetic variation in muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) from western Greenland using microsatellites. / Holm, L.E.; Forchhammer, M.C.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology, No. 8, 1999, p. 675-679.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Limitations to the Association of Risk of Airway Disease with Removal of Adenoids and Tonsils in Children - Reply. / Byars, Sean G.; Stearns, Stephen C.; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Vol. 144, No. 12, 2018, p. 1188-1189.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Lifetime monogamy and the evolution of eusociality. / Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences, Vol. 364, No. 1533, 2009, p. 3191-207.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Life Histories and Parasite Pressure Across the Major Groups of Social Insects. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Schmid-Hempel, Paul; Hughes, William Owen Hamar.

    Insect Evolutionary Ecology. ed. / M Fellowes; G Holloway; J Rolff. Wallingford Oxon, UK & Cambridge MA, USA : CABI Publishing, 2005. p. 139-175.

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

  40. Published

    Let your enemy do the work: within-host interactions between two fungal parasites of leaf-cutting ants. / Hughes, William Owen Hamar; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Proceedings of The Royal Society London B: Biology Letters, No. Vol. 271, no. S3, 2004, p. 104-106.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Leaf-cutting ant fungi produce cell wall degrading pectinase complexes reminiscent of phytopathogenic fungi. / Schiøtt, Morten; Rogowska-Wrzesinska, Adelina; Roepstorff, Peter; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: B M C Biology, Vol. 8, 01.01.2010, p. 156.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Last words on narrow roads. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 21, No. 12, 2006, p. 664-665.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature reviewCommunication

  43. Published

    Large-Scale Evolutionary Patterns of Host Plant Associations in the Lepidoptera. / Menken, S.B.J.; Boomsma, J.J.; van Nieukerken, E.J.

    In: Evolution, Vol. 64, No. 4, 2010, p. 1098-1119.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Lack of patriline-specific differences in chemical composition of the metapleural gland secretion in Acromyrmex octospinosus. / Ortius-Lechner, D.; Maile, R.; Morgan, E. D.; Petersen, H. C.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, No. Vol. 50, no. 2, 2003, p. 113-119.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Laccase gene expression as a possible key adaptation for herbivorous niche expansion in the attine fungus-growing ants. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    2010. Abstract from Annual Winter Meeting of the NW European Section of the IUSSI, London, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    Laccase gene expression as a possible key adaptation for herbivorous niche expansion in the attine fungus-growing ants. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    2010. Poster session presented at 2010 Symposium of The Danish Microbiological Society, Copenhagen, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Laccase gene expression as a possible key adaptation for herbivorous niche expansion in the attine fungus-growing ants. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Schiøtt, Morten; Nygaard, Sanne; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    2010. Poster session presented at 16th Congress of international union for the study of social insects , Copenhagen, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

  48. Published

    Laccase detoxification mediates the nutritional alliance between leaf-cutting ants and fungus-garden symbionts. / De Fine Licht, Henrik; Schiøtt, Morten; Rogowska-Wrzesinska, Adelina; Nygaard, Sanne; Roepstorff, Peter; Boomsma, Jacobus.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 110, No. 2, 2013, p. 583-587.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Kin selection versus sexual selection: why the ends do not meet. / Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Current Biology, Vol. 17, No. 16, 2007, p. R673-83.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Jacobus (Koos) Boomsma. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Current Biology, Vol. 25, No. 13, 2015, p. R532-R534.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearch

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