Koos Boomsma

Koos Boomsma

Professor


  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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, 18.06.2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. 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

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. 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

  43. 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

  44. 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

  45. 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

  46. 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

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. 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

  50. 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

ID: 10088