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Ricaurte, L. F., Jokela, J.; Siqueira A.; Núñez-Avellaneda, M.; Marin, C.; Velázquez-Valenci, A. ; Wantzen, Karl M. (2012) Wetland Habitat Diversity in the Amazonian Pi edmont of Colombia. Wetlands, doi: 10.1007_s13157-012-0348-y

Marmonier, P., Wantzen, K. M.. + 31 more authors (2012): The role of biodiversity in hyporheic processes: gaps in knowledge and needs for applications. Annales de Limnologie -International Journal of Limnology (Annales de Limnologie) 48 : 253–266

O’Leary, S. J. andWantzen, K. M. (2012): Flood pulse effects on benthic invertebrate assemblages in the hypolacustric interstitial zone of Lake Constance. International Journal of Limnology (Annales de Limnologie) Int. J. Lim. 48 : 267–277

Wantzen, K. M.; Couto, E.G; Mund, E.; Amorim, R. S. S.; Siqueira, A.; Tielbörger, K. ; Seifan, M. (2012) Soil carbon stocks in stream-valley-ecosystems in the Brazilian Cerrado agroscape. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 151: 70– 79

Hesselschwerdt, J., Tscharner, S., Necker, J. and K. M. Wantzen (2009): A local gammarid uses kairomones to avoid predation by the invasive crustaceans Dikerogammarus villosus and Orconectes limosus - Biological Invasions 11(9):2133-2140

Wantzen, K.M., Nunes da Cunha, C, Junk, W.J., Girard, P., Carmen Rossetto, O., Penha, J.M., Couto, E.G., Becker, M., Priante, G., Moraes, W., Santos, S.A., Marta, J., Domingos, I., Sonoda, F., Curvo, M., and Callil, C. 2008. Towards a sustainable management concept for ecosystem services of the Pantanal wetland. Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology 8 (2-4): 77-100

Drago, E. C., A. R. Paira and K. M. Wantzen 2008. Channel-floodplain geomorphology and connectivity of the Lower Paraguay hydrosystem. Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology 8(1): 31-48

Drago, E. C., K. M. Wantzen and A. R. Paira 2008.The Lower Paraguay river-floodplain habitats in the context of the Fluvial Hydrosystem Approach. Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology 8(1): 49-66

Hesselschwerdt, J., J. Necker and K. M. Wantzen 2008.Habitat segregation between the invasive neozoan Dikerogammarus villosus and the native Gammarus roeseli in Lake Constance. Fundamental and Applied Limnology 173: 177­186.

Wantzen, K. M., W. J. Junk and K. O. Rothhaupt 2008. An extension of the floodpulse concept (FPC) for lakes. Hydrobiologia 613:151–170

Pabst, S., N. Scheifhacken, J. Hesselschwerdt, and K. M. Wantzen. 2008. Leaf litter degradation in the wave impact zone of a pre-alpine lake. Hydrobiologia 613:117–131.

Wantzen, K. M., K. O. Rothhaupt, Mörtl, M., Cantonati, M., Tóth, L. & Fischer, P.2008 Ecological effects of water-level fluctuations in lakes: An urgent issue. Hydrobiologia 613:1-4.

Haase, K., and K. M. Wantzen.2008 Analysis and decomposition of condensed tannins in tree leaves.. Environmental Chemistry Letters 6(2): 1610-3653 (Print), 37: 1610-3661 (Online), DOI 10.1007/s10311-008-0140-7

Nunes Da Cunha, C., P. Rawiel, K. M. Wantzen, W. J. Junk, and A. Lemes do Prado 2006. Mapping and characterization of vegetation units by means of Landsat imagery and management recommendations for the Pantanal of Mato Grosso (Brazil), north of Poconé. Amazoniana 19(1-2): 1-32

Wantzen, K. M., and R. Wagner. 2006. Detritus processing by invertebrate shredders: a neotropical-temperate comparison. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 25(1):216–232.

Rueda-Delgado, G., K. M. Wantzen, and M. B. Tolosa. 2006. Leaf litter decomposition in an Amazonian floodplain stream: effects of seasonal hydrological changes. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 25(1):233–249.

Wantzen, K. M., A. Ramírez, and K. Winemiller. 2006. New vistas in Neotropical stream ecology – Preface. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 25(1):61–65.

Wantzen, K. M., and W. J. Junk. 2006. Aquatic-terrestrial linkages from streams to rivers: biotic hot spots and hot moments. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Supplements 158/4 (= Large Rivers 16(4)):595-611.

Moulton, T. P., and K. M. Wantzen. 2006. Conservation of tropical streams – special questions or conventional paradigms? Aquatic Conservation 16(7):659-663.

Wantzen, K. M. 2006. Physical pollution: effects of gully erosion on benthic invertebrates in a tropical clear-water stream. Aquatic Conservation 16(7):733-749.

Wantzen, K. M., M. F. P. Sá, A. Siqueira, and C. Nunes da Cunha. 2006. Stream-valley systems of the Brazilian Cerrado: impact assessment and conservation scheme. Aquatic Conservation 16(7):713-732.

Junk, W. J., C. Nunes da Cunha, K. M. Wantzen, P. Petermann, C. Strüssmann, M. Marques, and J. Adis. 2006. Biodiversity and its conservation in the Pantanal of Mato Grosso, Brazil. Aquatic Sciences 68(3):278-309.

Wantzen, K. M., F. R. da Rosa, C. O. Neves, and C. Nunes da Cunha. 2005. Leaf litter addition experiments in riparian ponds with different connectivity to a Cerrado Stream in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Amazoniana 18(3/4):387-396.

Wantzen, K. M., E. Drago, and C. J. Da Silva. 2005. Aquatic habitats of the Upper Paraguay River-Floodplain-System and parts of the Pantanal (Brazil). Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology 5(2):107-126.

Marchese, M. R., K. M. Wantzen, and I. Ezcurra de Drago. 2005. Benthic invertebrate assemblages and species diversity patterns of the Upper Paraguay River. River Research and Applications 21:485-499.

Ezcurra de Drago, I., M. R. Marchese, and K. M. Wantzen. 2004. Benthos of a large neotropical river: spatial patterns and species assemblages in the Lower Paraguay and its floodplains. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 160:347-374.

Wantzen, K. M. 2003. Cerrado streams – characteristics of a threatened freshwater ecosystem type on the Tertiary Shields of Central South America. Amazoniana 17(3/4):481-502.

Fellerhoff, C., M. Voss, and K. M. Wantzen. 2003. Stable carbon and nitrogen isotope signatures of decomposing tropic macrophytes. Aquatic Ecology 37:361-375.

Wantzen, K. M., F. A. Machado, M. Voss, H. Boriss, and W. J. Junk. 2002. Seasonal isotopic shifts in fish of the Pantanal wetland, Brazil. Aquatic Sciences 64(3):239-251.

Laabs, V., W. Amelung, A.A. Pinto, K. M. Wantzen, C. J. da Silva, and W. Zech. 2002. Pesticides in surface water, sediment, and rainfall of the north-eastern Pantanal basin, Brazil. J. Environ. Qual. 31:1636-1648.

Wantzen, K. M., R. Wagner, R. Suetfeld, and W. J. Junk. 2002. How do plant-herbivore interactions of trees influence coarse detritus processing by shredders in aquatic ecosystems of different latitudes? 28:815-821.

Wantzen, K. M., C. J. Da Silva, D. M. Figuereido, and M. C. Miglácio. 1999: Recent impacts of navigation on the Upper Paraguay River. Revista Boliviana de Ecologia 6:173-182.

Wantzen, K. M. 1998. Effects of siltation on benthic communities in clear water streams in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Verh. Int. Verein. Limnol. 26:1155-1159.