Dr. Christoph Schubart

 


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2013:

Poettinger, T. & C.D. Schubart, 2013. Molecular diversity of freshwater crabs from Sulawesi and the sequential colonization of ancient lakes. Hydrobiologia.  (online first; doi: 10.1007/s10750-013-1643-1)

Stemmer, M. & C.D. Schubart, 2013. Morphometric growth and differentiation in a Jamaican freshwater crab, with the discrimination of cave phenotypes. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment.  (online first; doi: 10.1080/01650521.2013.835614)

Schubart, C.D. & B.E. Aichinger, 2013. Determination of evolutionary units in European representatives of the crab genus Pilumnus. Central European Journal of Biology 8(12) 1256-1265.  (doi: 10.2478/s11535-013-0242-5)

Keikhosravi, A. & C.D. Schubart, 2013. Revalidation and redescription of Potamon elbursi Pretzmann 1976(Brachyura, Potamidae) from Iran, based on morphology and genetics. Central European Journal of Biology 8(12) 1266-1275.  (doi: 10.2478/s11535-013-0203-z).

Laurenzano, C., F.L.M. Mantelatto & C.D. Schubart, 2013. South American homogeneity versus Caribbean heterogeneity: population genetic structure of the western Atlantic fiddler crab Uca rapax (Brachyura, Ocypodidae). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 449: 22-27.  (doi: 10.1016/j.jembe.2013.08.007)

Ragionieri, L. & C.D. Schubart, 2013. Population genetics, gene flow and biogeographic boundaries of Carcinus aestuarii (Crustacea: Brachyura: Carcinidae) along the European Mediterranean coast. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 109: 771-790.  (doi: 10.1111/bij.12099)

Lecointre, G., N. Améziane, M.-C. Boisselier, C. Bonillo, F. Busson, R. Causse, A. Chenuil, A. Couloux, J.-P. Coutanceau, C. Cruaud, C. d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. De Ridder, G. Denys, A. Dettaï1, G. Duhamel, M. Eléaume, J.-P. Féral, C. Gallut, C. Havermans, C. Held, L. Hemery, A.-C. Lautrédou, P. Martin, C. Ozouf-Costaz, B. Pierrat, P. Pruvost, N. Puillandre, S. Samadi, T. Saucède, C.D. Schubart, B. David, 2013. Is the Species Flock Concept operational? The Antarctic Shelf case. PLoS ONE 8(8): e68787.  (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0068787)

Klaus, S., S. Selvandran, J.W. Goh, D. Wowor, D. Brandis, P. Koller, C.D. Schubart, B. Streit, R. Meier, P.K.L. Ng & Darren C.J. Yeo, 2013. Out of Borneo: Neogene diversification of Sundaic freshwater crabs (Crustacea: Brachyura: Gecarcinucidae: Parathelphusa). Journal of Biogeography 40: 63-74.  (online first 2012; doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2012.02771.x)

Page, T.J., L.S. Torati, B.D. Cook, A. Binderup, C.M. Pringle, S. Reuschel, C.D. Schubart & J.M. Hughes, 2013. Invertébrés Sans Frontières: large scales of connectivity of selected freshwater species among Caribbean islands. Biotropica 45, 236-244.  (online first 2012; doi: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2012.00900.x)

2012:

Leese, F., P. Brand, A. Rozenberg, C. Mayer, S. Agrawal, J. Dambach, L. Dietz, J.S. Doemel, W.P. Goodall-Copstake, C. Held, J.A. Jackson, K.P. Lampert, K. Linse, J.N. Macher, J. Nolzen, M. Raupach, N.T. Rivera, C.D. Schubart, S. Striewski, R. Tollrian & C.J. Sands, 2012. Exploring Pandora’s Box: Potential and pitfalls of low coverage genome surveys for evolutionary biology. PLoS ONE 7(11): e49202.  (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0049202)

Schubart, C.D., G. Guerao & P. Abelló, 2012. First record and evidence of an established population of the North American mud crab Dyspanopeus sayi (Brachyura: Heterotremata: Panopeidae) from the western Mediterranean. Scientia Marina 76(1): 79-85. (doi: 10.3989/scimar.03361.16A).

Ragionieri, L., S. Fratini & C.D. Schubart, 2012. Revised taxonomy of the Neosarmatium meinerti complex (Decapoda: Brachyura, Ssesarmidae) with the description of three pseudocryptic Indo-west Pacific species. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 60(1): 71-87.

Cuesta J.A., P. Drake, G. Martínez-Rodríguez, A. Rodríguez & C.D. Schubart, 2012. Molecular phylogeny of the genera Palaemon and Palaemonetes (Decapoda, Caridea, Palaemonidae) from a European perspective. Crustaceana 85(7): 877-888.

von Rintelen, T., K. von Rintelen, M. Glaubrecht, C.D. Schubart & F. Herder, 2012. Aquatic biodiversity hotspots in Wallacea – the species flocks in the ancient lakes of Sulawesi, Indonesia. In: D.J. Gower, K.G. Johnson, J.E. Richardson, B.R., Rosen, L. Rüber, & S.T. Williams (eds.). Biotic evolution and environmental change in Southeast Asia, pp. 290-315. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Laurenzano, C., N.E. Farias & C.D. Schubart, 2012. Mitochondrial genetic structure of two populations of Uca urugayensis fails to reveal an impact of the Río de la Plata on gene flow. Nauplius 20(1): 15-25.

2011:

Schubart, C.D., N.T. Rivera, K.A. Crandall & T. Santl, 2011. Shallow phylogeographic structure of Puerto Rico freshwater crabs: an evolutionary explanation for low species diversity compared to Jamaica. In: Held, C., Koenemann, S. & Schubart, C.D. (eds.), Crustacean Issues 19: Phylogeography and Population Genetics in Crustacea, pp. 352-365; 378-381. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis/CRC Press.

Fratini, S., C.D. Schubart & L. Ragionieri, 2011. Population genetics in the rocky shore crab Pachygrapsus marmoratus from the western Mediterranean and eastern Atlantic: complementary results from mtDNA and microsatellites at different geographic scales. In: Held, C., Koenemann, S. & Schubart, C.D. (eds.), Crustacean Issues 19: Phylogeography and Population Genetics in Crustacea, pp. 191-213. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis/CRC Press.

Schubart, C.D., 2011. Reconstruction of phylogenetic relationships within Grapsidae (Crustacea: Brachyura) and comparison of trans-isthmian and anphi-atlantic differentiation based on mtDNA. Zoologischer Anzeiger 250: 472-478. (doi:10.1016/j.jcz.2011.06.003)

Cuesta, J.A., G. Guerao, C.D. Schubart & K. Anger, 2011. Morphology and growth of the larval stages of Geograpsus lividus (Crustacea, Brachyura), with the descriptions of new larval characters for the Grapsidae and an undescribed setation pattern in extended developments. Acta Zoologica 92: 225–240. (doi: 10.1111/j.1463-6395.2010.00482.x)

Poettinger, T., I.S. Wehrtmann & C.D. Schubart, 2011. Genfluss in Flussoberläufen des zentralen Hochlands von Costa Rica? Vorläufige Ergebnisse bei Süßwasserkrabben (Pseudothelphusidae). In: Erweiterte Zusammenfassung der Jahrestagung 2010. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Limnologie, Hardegsen, pp. 242-246, ISBN 978-3-9813095-0-8.

Pützschler, J.A. & C.D. Schubart, 2011. Barcoding und molekulare Phylogenie der Gattung Hydropsyche (Trichoptera: Hydropsychidae) in Mitteleuropa. In: Erweiterte Zusammenfassung der Jahrestagung 2010. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Limnologie, Hardegsen, pp. 247-251. ISBN 978-3-9813095-0-8.

Sparrer, T.E. & C.D. Schubart, 2011 Genetische Erfassung und Charakterisierung von Ecdyonurus (Ephemeroptera: Heptageniidae) im westlichen Bayerischen Wald. In: Erweiterte Zusammenfassung der Jahrestagung 2010. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Limnologie, Hardegsen, pp. 261-266. ISBN 978-3-9813095-0-8.

Dettai, A., S. Adamowizc, A.L. Allcock, C. Arango, D.K. Barnes, I. Barratt, A. Chenuil, A. Couloux, C. Cruaud, B. David, F. Denis, G. Denys, A. Díaz, M. Eleaume, P. Kuklinski, J.-P. Féral, A. Froger, C. Gallut, R. Grant, H. Griffith, C. Held, L. Hemery, G. Hosie, G. Lecointre, K. Linse, P. Lozouet, C. Mah, F. Monniot, M.D. Norman, C. Ozouf-Costaz, C. Piedallu, B. Pierrat, E. Poulin, N. Puillandre, M. Riddle, S. Samadi, T. Saucède, C.D. Schubart, P.J. Smith, D.W. Stevens, D. Steinke, J.M. Strugnell, K. Tarnowska, V. Wadley, N. Ameziane, 2011. Barcoding and molecular systematics of the benthic and demersal organisms of CEAMARC. Polar Science 5: 298-311. (doi:10.1016/j.polar.2011.02.002)

2010:

Schubart, C.D., T. Weil, J.T. Stenderup, K.A. Crandall & T. Santl, 2010. Ongoing phenotypic and genotypic diversification in adaptively radiated freshwater crabs from Jamaica. In: M. Glaubrecht (ed.). Evolution in Action - Adaptive Radiations and the Origins of Biodiversity, pp. 323-349. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.

Landstorfer, R.B. & C.D. Schubart, 2010. A phylogeny of Pacific fiddler crabs of the subgenus Minuca (Crustacea, Brachyura, Ocypodidae: Uca) with the description of a new species from a tropical gulf in Pacific Costa Rica. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 48(3): 213-218. (online first 2009 doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0469.2009.00554.x)

González-Gordillo, J.I., Anger, K. & Schubart, C.D., 2010. Morphology of the larval and first juvenile stages of two Jamaican endemic crab species with abbreviated development, Sesarma windsor and Metopaulias depressus (Decapoda, Brachyura, Sesarmidae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 30(1): 101-121.

Projecto-Garcia, J., H. Cabral & C.D. Schubart, 2010. High regional differentiation in a North American crab species throughout its native range and invaded European waters: a phylogeographic analysis. Biological Invasions 12: 253-263.

Ragionieri, L., S. Cannicci, C.D. Schubart & S. Fratini, 2010. Gene flow and demographic history of the mangrove crab Neosarmatium meinerti: A case study from the western Indian Ocean, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 86: 179-188.

Naderloo, R. & C.D. Schubart, 2010. Description of a new species of Parasesarma (Crustacea; Decapoda; Brachyura; Sesarmidae), based on morphological and genetic characteristics from the Persian Gulf. Zoologischer Anzeiger 249: 33-43.

Reuschel, S., J.A. Cuesta & C.D. Schubart, 2010. Marine biogeographic boundaries and human introduction along the European coast revealed by phylogeography of the prawn Palaemon elegans. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 55: 765-775.

Schubart, C.D. & J.A. Cuesta, 2010. Phylogenetic relationships of the Plagusiidae Dana, 1851, (Brachyura) with description of a new genus and recognition of Percnidae Števčić, 2005, as an independent family. In: P. Castro, P.J.F. Davie, P.K.L. Ng & B. Richer de Forges (eds.). Studies on Brachyura: a Homage to Danièle Guinot. Crustaceana Monographs 11: 279-299.

Dennenmoser, S., M. Thiel & C.D. Schubart, 2010. High genetic variability without geographic structuring in the mtDNA of the amphidromous river shrimp Cryphiops caementarius (Decapoda: Palaemonidae) in northern-central Chile. Journal of Crustacean Biology 30(4): 763-767.

Klaus, S., C.D. Schubart, B. Streit, M. Pfenninger, 2010. When Indian crabs were not yet Asian – biogeographic evidence for Eocene proximity of India and Southeast Asia. BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 287: 1-9. (http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2148/10/287)

Koller, P., H.-C. Liu & C.D. Schubart, 2010. A new semiterrestrial species of the genus Parasesarma De Man, 1895, from Taiwan (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Sesarmidae). In: Studies on Malacostraca. Crustaceana Monographs 12: 357-368.

von Rintelen, K., M. Glaubrecht, C.D. Schubart, A. Wessel & T. von Rintelen, 2010. Adaptive radiation and ecological diversification of Sulawesi’s ancient lake shrimps. Evolution 64 (11): 3287-3299 (doi: j.1558-5646.2010.01043.x)

Jesse, R., C.D. Schubart, S. Klaus, 2010. Identification of a cryptic lineage within Potamon fluviatile (Herbst) (Crustacea: Brachyura: Potamidae). Invertebrate Systematics 24(4) 348-356. (doi:10.1071/IS10014)

2009:

Jesse, R., M. Pfenninger, S. Fratini, M. Scalici, B. Streit & C.D. Schubart, 2009. Disjunct distribution of the freshwater crab Potamon fluviatile – natural expansion or human introduction? Biological Invasions 11(10): 2209-2221.

Silva, I.C., N. Mesquita, C.D. Schubart, M.J. Alves & J. Paula, 2009. Genetic patchiness of the shore crab Pachygrapsus marmoratus along the Portuguese coast. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 378: 50-57.

Schubart, C.D., H.-C. Liu, & P.K.L. Ng, 2009. Revision of Selatium Serène & Soh, 1970 (Crustacea: Brachyura: Sesarmidae), with description of a new genus and two new species. Zootaxa 2154: 1-29.

Naderloo, R. & C.D. Schubart, 2009. Redescription and mitochondrial identification of Chiromantes boulengeri (Calman, 1920) (Decapoda: Brachyura: Sesarmidae) based on fresh material from the Persian Gulf, Iran. Zootaxa 2128:61-68.

Ragionieri, L., S. Fratini, M. Vannini & C.D. Schubart, 2009. Phylogenetic and morphometric differentiation reveal geographic radiation and pseudo-cryptic speciation in a mangrove crab from the Indo-West Pacific. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 52: 825-834.

Schubart C.D., 2009. Mitochondrial DNA and decapod phylogenies; the importance of pseudogenes and primer optimization. In: Martin, J.W., Crandall, K.A. & Felder, D.L. (eds.), Crustacean Issues 18: Decapod Crustacean Phylogenetics, pp. 47-65. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis/CRC Press.

Klaus, S., Brandis, D., Ng, P.K.L., Yeo, D.C.J. & Schubart, C.D. 2009. Phylogeny and Biogeography of Asian Freshwater Crabs of the family Gecarcinucidae (Brachyura: Potamoidea). In: Martin, J.W., Crandall, K.A. & Felder, D.L. (eds.), Crustacean Issues18: Decapod Crustacean Phylogenetics, pp. 509-531. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis/CRC Press.

Schubart C.D. & S. Reuschel, 2009. A proposal for a new classification of Portunoidea and Cancroidea (Brachyura: Heterotremata) based on two independent molecular phylogenies. In: Martin, J.W., Crandall, K.A. & Felder, D.L. (eds.), Crustacean Issues 18: Decapod Crustacean Phylogenetics, Pp. 533-549. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis/CRC Press.

Thoma, B.P., C.D. Schubart & D.L. Felder, 2009. Molecular phylogeny of western Atlantic representatives of the genus Hexapanopeus (Decapoda: Brachyura: Panopeidae). In: Martin, J.W., Crandall, K.A. & Felder, D.L. (eds.), Crustacean Issues 18: Decapod Crustacean Phylogenetics, pp. 551-565. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis/CRC Press.

Mantelatto, F.L., R. Robles, C.D. Schubart & D.L. Felder, 2009. Geographic differentiation and molecular phylogeny of the genus Cronius Stimpson, 1860, with reclassification of C. tumidulus and several American species of Portunus within the genus Achelous De Haan, 1833 (Brachyura: Portunidae). In: Martin, J.W., Crandall, K.A. & Felder, D.L. (eds.), Crustacean Issues 18: Decapod Crustacean Phylogenetics, pp. 567-579. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis/CRC Press.

Klaus, S., C.D. Schubart & D. Brandis, 2009. Ultrastructure of spermatozoa and spermatophores of Old World freshwater crabs (Brachyura: Potamoidea: Gecarcinucidae, Potamidae, and Potamonautidae). Journal of Morphology, 270(2): 175-193.



2008:

Baeza, J.A., C.D. Schubart, P. Zillner, S. Fuentes & R.T. Bauer, 2009. Molecular phylogeny of shrimps from the genus Lysmata (Caridea: Lysmatidae): the evolutionary origins of pair-living, protandric simultaneous hermaphroditism and species status. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 96: 415-424.

Schubart, C.D., T. Santl & P. Koller, P., 2008. Mitochondrial patterns of intra- and interspecific differentiation among endemic freshwater crabs of ancient lakes in Sulawesi. Contributions to Zoology 77: 83-90.

Schubart, C.D. & P.K.L. Ng, 2008. A new molluscivore crab from Lake Poso confirms multiple colonisation of ancient lakes in Sulawesi by freshwater crabs (Decapoda: Brachyura). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 154: 211-221.

Vogt, G., M. Huber, M. Thiemann, G. van den Boogaart, O.J. Schmitz & C.D. Schubart, 2008. Production of different phenotypes from the same genotype in the same environment by developmental variation, Journal of Experimental Biology 211: 510-523.


2007:

Ng, N.K., P.J.F. Davie, C.D. Schubart & P.K.L. Ng, 2007. Xenograpsidae, a new family of grapsoid crabs (Crustacea: Brachyura) associated with shallow water hydrothermal vents. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement 16: 233-256.

Guerao, G., J.A. Cuesta & C.D. Schubart, 2007. Complete larval development of two species of the Asian crab genus Pseudosesarma (Brachyura, Thoracotremata, Sesarmidae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 27(4): 597-615.

Diesel, R. & C.D. Schubart, 2007. The social breeding system of the Jamaican bromeliad crab Metopaulias depressus. In: Evolutionary ecology of social and sexual systems: Crustaceans as model organisms. J.E. Duffy & M. Thiel, editors. Oxford University Press, New York. Pp. 365-386.

Guerao, G., K. Anger & C.D. Schubart, 2007. Larvae and first-stage juveniles of the American genus Armases (Brachyura: Sesarmidae): a morphological description of two complete developments and one first zoeal stage. Journal of Natural History 41: 1811-1839.

Shih, H.T., P.K.L. Ng, C.D. Schubart, & H.W., 2007. Phylogeny and phylogeography of the genus Geothelphusa (Crustacea: Decapoda, Brachyura, Potamidae) in southwestern Taiwan based on two mitochondrial genes. Zoological Science 24: 57-66.

Reuschel, S. & C.D. Schubart, 2007. Contrasting genetic diversity with phenotypic diversity in coloration and size in Xantho poressa (Brachyura: Xanthidae), with new results on its ecology. Marine Ecology 28: 1-10.

González-Ortegón, E., J.A. Cuesta & C.D. Schubart, 2007. First report of the oriental shrimp Palaemon macrodactylus Rathbun, 1902 (Decapoda, Caridea, Palaemonidae) from German waters. Helgoländer Marine Research 61: 67-69.

Robles, R., C.D. Schubart, J.E. Conde, C. Carmona-Suárez, F. Alvarez, J.L. Villalobos & D.L. Felder, 2007. Molecular phylogeny of the American Callinectes Stimpson, 1860 (Brachyura: Portunidae), based on two mitochondrial genes. Marine Biology 150: 1265-1274.


2006:

Cuesta, J.A., G. Guerao, H.-C. Liu & C.D. Schubart, 2006. Morphology of the first zoeal stages of eleven Sesarmidae (Crustacea, Brachyura, Thoracotremata) from the Indo-West Pacific, with a revision of larval characters of the family. Invertebrate Reproduction and Development 49(3): 151-173.

Klaus, S., C.D. Schubart & D. Brandis, 2006. Phylogeny, biogeography and a new taxonomy for the Gecarcinucoidea Rathbun, 1904 (Decapoda: Brachyura). Organisms, Diversity and Evolution 6(3): 199-217.

Schubart, C.D., M. Vannini, S. Cannicci & S. Fratini, 2006. Molecular phylogeny of grapsoid crabs and allies based on two mitochondrial genes and a proposal for refraining from current superfamily classification. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 44(3): 193-199.

Shih, H.T., H.C. Hung, C.D. Schubart, C.L.A. Chen & H.W. Chang, 2006. Infraspecific diversity of the endemic freshwater crab Candidiopotamon rathbunae (Crustacea: Decapoda, Brachyura, Potamidae) reflects five million years of geological history of Taiwan. Journal of Biogeography 33: 980-989.

Schubart, C.D. & M.G.J. Huber, 2006. Genetic comparisons of German populations of the stone crayfish, Austropotamobius torrentium (Crustacea: Astacidae). Bulletin Français de la Pêche et de la Pisciculture 380-381: 1019-1028.

Schubart, C.D., M. Vannini, S. Cannicci & S. Fratini, 2006. Molecular phylogeny of grapsoid crabs and allies based on two mitochondrial genes and a proposal for refraining from current superfamily classification. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research: 44(3): 193-199.

Reuschel, S. & C.D. Schubart, 2006. Phylogeny and geographic differentiation of two Atlanto- Mediterranean species of the genus Xantho (Crustacea: Brachyura: Xanthidae) based on genetic and morphometric analyses. Marine Biology 148: 853-866.


2005:

Schubart, C.D., J.A.
Cuesta & D.L. Felder, 2005. Phylogeography of Pachygrapsus transversus
(Gibbes, 1850): The effect of the American continent and the Atlantic
Ocean as gene flow barriers and recognition of Pachygrapsus socius
Stimpson, 1871 as a valid species. Nauplius 13(2): 99-113

Huber, M.G.J. & C.D. Schubart, 2005. Distribution and reproductve biology of Austropotamobius torrentium in Bavaria and documentation of a contact zone with the alien crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus. Bulletin Français de la Pêche et de la Pisciculture 376-377:759-776.

Anger, K. & C.D. Schubart, 2005. Experimental evidence of food-independent larval development in endemic Jamaican freshwater-breeding crabs. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 78(2): 246-258.

Schubart, C.D. & P. Koller, 2005. Genetic diversity of freshwater crabs (Brachyura: Sesarmidae) from central Jamaica with description of a new species. Journal of Natural History 39(6): 469-481.

Fratini, S., M. Vannini, S. Cannicci & C.D. Schubart, 2005. Tree-climbing mangrove crabs, a case of convergent evolution. Evolutionary Ecology Research 7(2): 219-233.


2004:

Guerao, G., K. Anger, U. Nettelmann & C.D. Schubart, 2004. Complete larval and early juvenile development of the mangrove crab Perisesarma fasciatum (Crustacea: Brachyura: Sesarmidae) from Singapore, with a larval comparison of Parasesarma and Perisesarma. Journal of Plankton Research 26(12): 1389-1408.

Gillikin, D.P. & C.D. Schubart, 2004. Ecology and systematics of the genus Perisesarma (Crustacea: Brachyura: Sesarmidae) from East Africa. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 141: 435-445.

Ng, P.K.L., H.-C. Liu & C.D. Schubart, 2004. Geosesarma hednon, a new species of terrestrial crab (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Sesarmidae) from Taiwan and Philippines. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 52(1): 239-249.

McLay, C.L. & C.D. Schubart, 2004. On the correct name for Hemigrapsus edwardsii (Hilgendorf 1882) (Brachyura: Varunidae) from New Zealand. Journal of Natural History 38(20): 695-704.


2003:

Ng, P.K.L. & C.D. Schubart, 2003. On the identities of Sesarma obesum Dana, 1851, and Sesarma eydouxi H. Milne Edwards, 1853 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Sesarmidae). Zoosystema 25(3): 425-437.

Schubart, C.D., 2003. The East Asian shore crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus (Brachyura: Varunidae) in the Mediterranean Sea, an independent introduction. Scientia Marina 67(2): 195-200 .

Schubart, C.D., H.-C. Liu, & J.A. Cuesta, 2003. Scandarma lintou, a new genus and new species of tree-climbing crab (Crustacea: Brachyura: Sesarmidae) from Taiwan with notes on its ecology, larval morphology and phylogeny. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 51(1): 49-63.

Spivak, E.D. & C.D. Schubart, 2003. Species status in question: a morphometric and molecular comparison of Cyrtograpsus affinis (Dana) and C. altimanus Rathbun (Decapoda, Brachyura, Varunidae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 23(1): 212-222.


2002:

Ng, P.K.L. & C.D. Schubart, 2002. Haberma nanum, a new genus and new species of mangrove crab (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Sesarmidae) from Singapore. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 50(2): 437-442.

Schubart, C.D. & P.K.L. Ng, 2002. The sesarmid genus Neosarmatium (Decapoda: Brachyura): new distributionary records and a new species from Sulawesi. Crustacean Research 31: 28-38.

Cuesta, J.A., H.-C. Liu & C.D. Schubart, 2002. First zoeal stages of Epigrapsus politus Heller, E. notatus Heller, and Gecarcoidea lalandii H. Milne-Edwards, with remarks on zoeal morphology of the Gecarcinidae Macleay (Crustacea: Brachyura). Journal of Natural History 36(14): 1671-1685.

Mathews, L.M., C.D. Schubart, J.E. Neigel & D.L. Felder, 2002. Genetic, ecological, and behavioural divergence between two sibling snapping shrimp species (Crustacea: Decapoda). Molecular Ecology 11: 1427-1437.

Schubart, C.D., J.A. Cuesta & D.L. Felder, 2002. Glyptograpsidae, a new brachyuran family from Central America: larval and adult morphology, and a molecular phylogeny of the Grapsoidea. Journal of Crustacean Biology 22(1): 28-44 .


2001:

Guerao, G., C.D. Schubart & J.A. Cuesta, 2001 (published in 2003). The first zoeal stage of Grapsus grapsus L. and Geograpsus lividus (H. Milne Edwards) (Decapoda, Brachyura, Grapsidae) from the western Atlantic. Nauplius 9(2): 111-121.

Schubart, C.D., J.I. González-Gordillo, N. Reyns, H.-C. Liu, & J.A. Cuesta, 2001. Are Atlantic and Indo-Pacific populations of the rafting crab, Plagusia depressa, distinct? New evidence from larval morphology and mtDNA. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 49(2): 301-310.

Cuesta, J.A., R. Diesel & C.D. Schubart, 2001. Re-examination of zoeal morphology of Chasmagnathus granulata, Cyclograpus lavauxi, Hemigrapsus crenulatus, and H. sexdentatus confirms consistent chaetotaxy in Varunidae (Decapoda: Brachyura). Crustaceana 74(9): 895-912.

Schubart, C.D., J.A. Cuesta & A. Rodríguez, 2001. Molecular phylogeny of the crab genus Brachynotus (Brachyura: Varunidae) based on the 16S rRNA gene. Hydrobiologia 449: 41-46.

Schubart, C.D., J.E. Conde, C. Carmona-Suárez, R. Robles & D.L. Felder, 2001. Lack of divergence between 16S mtDNA sequences of the swimming crabs Callinectes bocourti and C. maracaiboensis (Brachyura: Portunidae) from Venezuela. Fishery Bulletin 99: 475-481.


2000:

Cuesta, J.A., C.D. Schubart & A. Rodríguez, 2000. Larval development of Brachynotus sexdentatus (Risso, 1827) (Decapoda, Brachyura) reared under laboratory conditions, with notes on larval characters of the Varunidae. Invertebrate Reproduction and Development 38(3): 207-223
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Schubart, C.D. & P.K.L. Ng, 2000. On the identities of the rafting crabs Cancer depressus Fabricius, 1775, Cancer squamosus Herbst, 1790, Plagusia immaculata Lamarck, 1818, and Plagusia tuberculata Lamarck, 1818 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Plagusiidae). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 48(2): 327-336.

González-Gordillo, J.I., S. Tsuchida & C.D. Schubart, 2000. Redescription of the megalopa of Plagusia dentipes (Brachyura: Plagusiidae) from Japan. Crustacean Research 29: 143-151.

Schubart, C.D., J.E. Neigel & D.L. Felder, 2000. A molecular phylogeny of mud crabs (Brachyura: Panopeidae) from the northwestern Atlantic and the role of morphological stasis and convergence. Marine Biology 137(1): 11-18.

Schubart, C.D., J.A. Cuesta, R. Diesel & D.L. Felder, 2000. Molecular phylogeny, taxonomy, and evolution of nonmarine lineages within the American grapsoid crabs (Crustacea: Brachyura). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 15(2): 179-190.

Diesel, R. & C.D. Schubart, 2000. Die außergewöhnliche Evolutionsgeschichte jamaikanischer Felsenkrabben. Biologie in unserer Zeit 30(3): 136-147.

Schubart, C.D., J.E. Neigel & D.L. Felder, 2000. The use of the mitochondrial 16S rRNA gene for phylogenetic and biogeographic studies of Crustacea. Crustacean Issues 12: 817-830.

Diesel, R., C.D. Schubart & M. Schuh, 2000. A reconstruction of the invasion of land by Jamaican crabs. Journal of Zoology, London 250(2): 141-160.


1999:

Cuesta, J.A. & C.D. Schubart, 1999. First zoeal stages of Geograpsus lividus and Goniopsis cruentata from Panama confirm consistent larval characters within the subfamily Grapsinae (Crustacea: Brachyura: Grapsidae). Ophelia 51(3): 163-176.

Schubart, C.D., J. Reimer & R. Diesel, 1999. Gonopod morphology and 16S mtDNA sequence alignment of the freshwater crabs Sesarma bidentatum and S. ayatum (Grapsidae: Sesarminae) from Jamaica. Zoologica Scripta 28(3-4): 367-369.

Schubart, C.D., D. Horst & R. Diesel, 1999. First record of Sesarma rectum Randall (Brachyura: Grapsidae: Sesarminae) from the Lesser Antilles. Crustaceana 72(5): 537-538.

Schubart, C.D. & R. Diesel, 1999. Osmoregulation and the evolution from marine to freshwater and terrestrial life: a comparative study of Jamaican crabs of the genus Sesarma. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 145(3): 331-347.

Cuesta, J.A., M. Schuh, R. Diesel & C.D. Schubart, 1999. Abbreviated development in Armases miersii (Brachyura: Grapsidae: Sesarminae), a crab that breeds in supralittoral rock pools. Journal of Crustacean Biology 19(1): 26-41.


1998:

Schubart, C.D., J. Reimer & R. Diesel, 1998. Morphological and molecular evidence for a new endemic freshwater crab, Sesarma ayatum sp. n., (Grapsidae, Sesarminae) from eastern Jamaica. Zoologica Scripta 27(4): 373-380.

Schubart, C.D., R. Diesel & S.B. Hedges, 1998. Rapid evolution to terrestrial life in Jamaican crabs. Nature 393: 363-365.

Cuesta, J.A. & C.D. Schubart, 1998. Morphological and molecular differentiation between three allopatric populations of the littoral crab Pachygrapsus transversus (Gibbes, 1850) (Brachyura: Grapsidae). Journal of Natural History 32: 1499-1508.

Schubart, C.D. & R. Diesel, 1998. Osmoregulatory capacities and penetration into terrestrial habitats: a comparative study of Jamaican crabs of the genus Armases Abele, 1992 (Brachyura: Grapsidae: Sesarminae). Bulletin of Marine Science 63(2): 743-752.

Reimer, J., C.D. Schubart & R. Diesel, 1998. Description of a new freshwater crab of the genus Sesarma Say, 1817 (Brachyura: Grapsidae: Sesarminae) from western Jamaica. Crustaceana 71(2): 185-196.

Schubart, C.D. & J.A. Cuesta, 1998. First zoeal stages of four Sesarma species, from Panama, with identification keys and remarks on the American Sesarminae (Crustacea: Brachyura: Grapsidae). Journal of Plankton Research 20(1): 61-84.


1997:

Cuesta, J.A. & C.D. Schubart, 1997. The first zoeal stage of Glyptograpsus impressus, with comments on the subfamilial arrangement of Grapsidae (Crustacea: Brachyura). Cahiers de Biologie Marine 38: 291-299.

Schubart, C.D., J. Reimer, R. Diesel & M. Türkay, 1997. Taxonomy and ecology of two endemic freshwater crabs from western Jamaica with the description of a new Sesarma species (Brachyura: Grapsidae: Sesarminae). Journal of Natural History 31(3): 403-419.

Schubart, C.D., L.V. Basch & G. Miyasato, 1995. Recruitment of Balanus glandula Darwin (Crustacea: Cirripedia) into empty barnacle tests and its ecological consequences. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 186: 143-181.

 

2) Not internationally-reviewed contributions

Müller, C.H.G. & C.D. Schubart, 2007. Insights into the Crustacea Decapoda of the Adriatic Sea. Observations from four sampling locations along the Croatian coast. Rostocker Meeresbiologische Beiträge 18: 112-130. ISSN 0943-822X.

Schubart, C.D. & P. Koller, 2006. Multiple colonization of ancient lakes in Sulawesi by parathelphusid crabs (Crustacea: Brachyura). In: The Ecology and Limnology of the Malili Lakes. P.E. Hehanussa, G.S. Haryani & I. Ridwansyah, editors. Proceedings International Symposium, Bogor, Indonesia 20-22 March 2006, pages 47-53. LIPI Press, Jakarta, Indonesia. ISBN 979-26-2407-4.

Schubart, C.D., 2001. Decapoda: Brachyura. In: An updated classification of the recent Crustacea by J.W. Martin and G.E. Davis. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Science Series 39: 111-112.


3) Invited book reviews

Schubart, C.D. & C.H.G. Müller, 2006. Book review: Crustacea and Arthropod Relationships, edited by Stefan Koenemann and Ronald Jenner (2005). Systematic Biology 55(4): 693-696.

Schubart, C.D., 2002. Book review: An updated classification of the recent Crustacea Crustacea, edited by J.W. Martin and G.E. Davis (2001). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 50(1): 279-280.