Koos Boomsma

Koos Boomsma

Professor


  1. Published

    Ephemeral windows of opportunity for horizontal transmission of fungal symbionts in leaf-cutting ants. / Poulsen, Michael; Fernández-Marín, Hermógenes; Currie, Cameron R.; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Evolution, Vol. 63, No. 9, 2009, p. 2235-2247.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Environmental effects on fungal infections in honeybee larvae Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae). / Vojvodic, Svjetlana; Jensen, Annette Bruun; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Eilenberg, Jørgen.

    2009. Abstract from Nordic-Baltic Bee Research Symposium, København, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  3. Published

    Effect of temperature on virulence of fungal pathogens in honey bees. Prevention of honeybee COlony LOSSes. / Vojvodic, Svjetlana; Jensen, Annette Bruun; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Eilenberg, Jørgen.

    2009. Poster session presented at COLOSS Conference, Montpellier, France.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

  4. Published

    Effect of habitat saturation on the number and turnover of queens in the polygynous ant Myrmica sulcinodis. / Pedersen, Jes Søe; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 12, No. 5, 09.1999, p. 903-917.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    EVOLUTIONARY TRANSITIONS IN ENZYME ACTIVITY OF ANT FUNGUS GARDENS. / De Fine Licht, Henrik H; Schiøtt, Morten; Mueller, Ulrich G; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Evolution, Vol. 64, No. 7, 2010, p. 2055-2069.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Dynamic disease management in trachymyrmex fungus-growing ants (Attini: Formicidae). / Fernández-Marín, Hermógenes; Bruner, Gaspar; Gomez, Ernesto B.; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Wcislo, William T.

    In: American Naturalist, Vol. 181, No. 4, 2013, p. 571-582.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Dynamic Wolbachia prevalence in Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants : potential for a nutritional symbiosis. / Andersen, Sandra Breum; Boye, Mads; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 25, No. 7, 2012, p. 1340-1350.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Does the afrotropical army ant Dorylus (Anomma) molestus go extinct in fragmented forests? / Schöning, Caspar; Kinuthia, Wanja; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of East Africa Natural History, Vol. 95, No. 2, 2006, p. 163-179.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Does genetic diversity hinder parasite evolution in social insect colonies? / Hughes, William Owen Hamar; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2006, p. 132-143.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Diversity of entomopathogenic fungi near leaf-cutting ant nests in a neotropical forest, with particular reference to Metarhizium anisopliae var. anisopliae. / Hughes, W. O. H; Thomsen, L; Eilenberg, J; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, Vol. 85, No. 1, 2004, p. 46-53.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Diversity and transmission of gut bacteria in Atta and Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants during development. / Zhukova, Mariya; Sapountzis, Panagiotis; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Frontiers in Microbiology, Vol. 8, 1942, 10.10.2017.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Dispersal and gene flow in the rare, parasitic Large Blue butterfly Maculinea arion. / Ugelvig, Line Vej; Andersen, Anne; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Nash, David Richard.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 21, No. 13, 2012, p. 3224-3236.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Disease dynamics in a specialized parasite of ant societies. / Andersen, Sandra Breum; Ferrari, Matthew; Evans, Harry C.; Elliot, Simon L.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Hughes, David P.

    In: PLOS ONE, Vol. 7, No. 5, 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Direct genetic evidence for local mate competition in ants. / Pedersen, Jes Søe; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Die Naturwissenschaften, Vol. 85, No. 12, 12.1998, p. 593-595.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Diploid male production in a leaf-cutting ant. / Armitage, S.; Boomsma, J.; Baer, Boris.

    In: Ecological Entomology, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2010, p. 175-182.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Dinucleotide microsatellite DNA loci from the ant Myrmica scabrinodis. / Zeisset, Inga; Ebsen, Jon R.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology Notes, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2005, p. 163-164.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Differential resistance and the importance of antibiotic production in Acromyrmex echinatior leaf-cutting ant castes towards the entomopathogenic fungus Aspergillus nomius. / Poulsen, Michael; Hughes, William Owen Hamar; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 53, No. 3, 2006, p. 349-355.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Differential immune gene expression in sperm storage organs of leaf-cutting ants. / Cherasse, Sarah; Baer, Boris; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Journal of Experimental Biology, Vol. 221, No. 6, jeb173435, 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Differential gene expression in Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants after challenges with two fungal pathogens. / Yek, Sze Huei; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Schiøtt, Morten.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 22, No. 8, 2013, p. 2173-2187.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Differences in forage-acquisition and fungal enzyme activity contribute to niche segregation in Panamanian leaf-cutting ants. / Kooij, Pepijn Wilhelmus; Liberti, Joanito; Giampoudakis, Konstantinos; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: PLOS ONE, Vol. 9, No. 4, e94284, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Diet-induced aggression among colonies of the leafcutter ant Acromyrmex echinatior Forel (Hymenoptera Formicidae). / Lambardi, Duccio; Chegia, Benedetta; Turillazzi, Stefano; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Redia, No. Vol. LXXXVII, 2004, p. 219-221.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Density-dependence and within-host competition in a semelparous parasite of leaf-cutting ants. / Hughes, William; Petersen, Klaus; Ugelvig, Line; Pedersen, Dorthe; Thomsen, Lene; Poulsen, Michael; Boomsma, Jacobus.

    In: BMC Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2004, p. 45.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    De promiskuøse dronninger - Parrer de sig kun for sjov? / Jensen, Annette Bruun; Pedersen, Jes Søe; Pedersen, Bo Vest; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Tidsskrift for Biavl, No. 6, juni, 2004, p. 167-169.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleCommunication

  24. Published

    Cryptic speciationin the fungus-growing ant Cyphomyrmex longiscapus Weber and Cyphomyrmex muelleri Schultz and Solomon, new species (Formicidae, Attini). / Schultz, T.R.; Solomon, S.A.; Mueller, U.G.; Villesen, P.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Adams, R.M.M.; Norden, B.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, No. 49, 2002, p. 331-343.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Convergent development of low-relatedness supercolonies in Myrmica ants. / Van der Hammen, T.; Pedersen, Jes Søe; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Heredity, Vol. 89, No. 1, 08.2002, p. 83-89.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Convergent development of ecological, genetic, and morphological traits in native supercolonies of the red ant Myrmica rubra. / Huszár, Dóra Borbála; Larsen, Rasmus Stenbak; Carlsen, Sarah; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Pedersen, Jes Søe.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Vol. 68, No. 11, 2014, p. 1859-1870.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Conflicts and alliances in insect families. / Sundström, L.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Heredity, Vol. 86, 2001, p. 515-521.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  28. Published

    Conflict and cooperation between fungi and termites in Macrotermes natalensis. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Aanen, Duur Kornelis.

    2006. Abstract from The IUSSI 2006 Congress, Washington DC, United States.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Complementary symbiont contributions to plant decomposition in a fungus-farming termite. / Thomas-Poulsen, Michael; Hu, Haofu; Li, Cai; Chen, Zhensheng; Xu, Luohao; Otani, Saria; Nygaard, Sanne; Nobre, Tania; Klaubauf, Sylvia; Schindler, Philipp M; Hauser, Frank; Pan, Hailin; Yang, Zhikai; Sonnenberg, Anton S.M.; de Beer, Z. Wilhelm; Zhang, Yong; Wingfield, Michael J; Grimmelikhuijzen, Cornelis; de Vries, Ronald P.; Korb, Judith; Aanen, Duur K.; Wang, Jun; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Zhang, Guojie.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 111, No. 40, 14500-14505, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Comparison of genetic population structure of the large blue butterflies Maculinea nausithous and M. teleius. / Figurny-Puchalska, Edyta; Gadeberg, Rebekka M.E.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Biodiversity and Conservation, Vol. 9, No. 3, 2000, p. 419-432.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Communication between hosts and social parasites. / Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    Sociobiology of communication: an interdisciplinary perspective. ed. / Patrizia d'Ettorre; David P. Hughes. Oxford, UK : Oxford University Press, 2008. p. 55-79.

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

  32. Published

    Colony-level and season-specific variation incuticular hydrocarbon profiles of individual workers in the ant Formica truncorum. / Nielsen, J.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Oldham, N.J.; Petersen, H.C.; Morgan, E.D.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, No. 46, 1999, p. 58-65.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Colony fusion and worker reproduction after queen loss in army ants. / Kronauer, Daniel J C; Schöning, Caspar; d'Ettorre, Patrizia; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences, Vol. 277, No. 1682, 2010, p. 755-63.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Coevolved crypts and exocrine glands support mutualistic bacteria in fungus-growing ants. / Currie, Cameron R; Poulsen, Michael; Mendenhall, John; Boomsma, Jacobus J; Billen, Johan.

    In: Science, Vol. 311, No. 5757, 2006, p. 81-83.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Co-evolution of enzyme function in the attine ant-fungus symbiosis. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    2008. Poster session presented at 9th European Conference on Fungal Genetics, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Cloning and sequencing of wsp encoding gene fragments reveals a diversity of co-infecting Wolbachia strains in Acromyrmex leafcutter ants. / van Borm, S.; Wenseleers, T.; Billen, J.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2003, p. 102-109.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Clonal yeast biofilms can reap competitive advantages through cell differentiation without being obligatorily multicellular. / Regenberg, Birgitte; Hanghøj, Kristian Ebbesen; Andersen, Kaj Scherz; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Royal Society of London. Proceedings B. Biological Sciences, Vol. 283, No. 1842, 20161303, 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Chemically armed mercenary ants protect fungus-farming societies. / Adams, Rachelle Martha Marie; Liberti, Joanito; Illum, Anders A.; Jones, Tappey H.; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 110, No. 39, 2013, p. 15752-15757.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Chemical warfare between leafcutter ant symbionts and a co-evolved pathogen. / Heine, Daniel; Holmes, Neil A.; Worsley, Sarah F.; Santos, Ana Carolina A.; Innocent, Tabitha Mary; Scherlach, Kirstin; Patrick, Elaine H.; Yu, Douglas W.; Murrell, J. Colin; Vieria, Paulo C.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Hertweck, Christian; Hutchings, Matthew I.; Wilkinson, Barrie.

    In: Nature Communications, Vol. 9, 2208, 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Characterisation and cross-amplification of polymorphic microsatellite loci in ant-associated root-aphids. / Ivens, A.B.F.; Kronauer, Daniel Jan Christoph; Boomsma, J.J.

    In: Conservation Genetics Resources, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2011, p. 73-77.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Caste-specific symbiont policing by workers of Acromyrmex fungus-growing ants. / Ivens, Aniek B.F.; Nash, David R.; Poulsen, Michael; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Behavioral Ecology, Vol. 20, No. 2, 2009, p. 378-384.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Caste-specific expression of genetic variation in the size of antibiotic-producing glands of leaf-cutting ants. / Hughes, W O H; Bot, A N M; Boomsma, J J.

    In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences, Vol. 277, No. 1681, 2010, p. 609-15.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Caste-specific RNA editomes in the leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex echinatior. / Li, Qiye; Wang, Zongji; Lian, Jinmin; Schiøtt, Morten; Jin, Lijun; Zhang, Pei; Zhang, Yanyan; Nygaard, Sanne; Peng, Zhiyu; Zhou, Yang; Deng, Yuan; Zhang, Wenwei; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Zhang, Guojie.

    In: Nature Communications, Vol. 5, 4943, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Blending of heritable recognition cues among ant nestmates creates distinct colony gestalt odours but prevents within-colony nepotism. / van Zweden, Jelle Stijn; Brask, Josefine B. ; Christensen, Jan H.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Linksvayer, Timothy Arnold; D'Ettorre, Patrizia.

    In: Journal of Evolutionary Biology, Vol. 23, No. 7, 2010, p. 1498-1508.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Bladskæremyrer - tropernes succesfulde landbrugere. / Poulsen, Michael; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Naturens Verden, No. 5, 2004, p. 27-35.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  46. Published

    Biavl og Apis Biodiversitet i Europa. / Pedersen, Bo Vest; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Tidsskrift for Biavl, No. 136(4), 2002, p. 106-108.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  47. Published

    Beyond promiscuity : mate-choice commitments in social breeding. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Vol. 368, No. 1613, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Behavioral mechanisms and morphological symptoms of zombie ants dying from fungal infection. / Hughes, David P; Andersen, Sandra B; Hywel-Jones, Nigel L; Himaman, Winanda; Billen, Johan; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: B M C Ecology, Vol. 11, No. 13, 2011, p. 13.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Bacterial symbiont sharing in Megalomyrmex social parasites and their fungus-growing ant hosts. / Liberti, Joanito; Sapountzis, Panagiotis; Hansen, Lars H.; Sørensen, Søren Johannes; Adams, Rachelle Martha Marie; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 24, No. 12, 2015, p. 3151-3169.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Asymmetric interaction specificity between two sympatric termites and their fungal symbionts : -. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Aanen, Duur K.

    In: Ecological Entomology, Vol. 32, No. 1, 2007, p. 76-81.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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