prof. RNDr. Vojtěch Novotný, CSc.

Job Position: Head of department - Department of Ecology , Head of Laboratory - Laboratory of Tropical Ecology

Contact details

Phone: +420 387775362
E-mail: novotny@entu.cas.cz
Web: www.entu.cas.cz/png/index.html

Publications
Total found: 197 records
Orivel J., Klimeš P., Novotný V., Leponce M. (2018) Resource use and food preferences in understorey ant communities along a complete elevational gradient in Papua New Guinea. Biotropica In press :
Volf M., Segar S. T., Miller S. E., Isua B., Sisol M., Aubona G., Šimek P., Moos M., Laitila J., Kim J., Zima J., Rota J., Weiblen G. D., Wossa S., Salminen J.-P., Basset Y. F., Novotný V. (2018) Community structure of insect herbivores is driven by conservatism, escalation and divergence of defensive traits in Ficus. Ecology Letters 21 : 83-92.
DOI: 10.1111/ele.12875
Beck J., McCain C., Axmacher J., Ashton L., Bärtschi F., Brehm G., Choi S., Čížek O., Colwell R., Fiedler K., Francois C., Highland S., Holloway J., Intachat J., Kadlec T., Kitching R. L., Maunsell S., Merckx T., Nakamura A., Odell E., Sang W., Zámečník J., Toko P., Zhou Y., Novotný V. (2017) Elevational species richness gradients in a hyperdiverse insect taxon: a global meta-study on geometrid moths. Global Ecology and Biogeography 26 : 412-424.
DOI: 10.1111/geb.12548
Jorge L.R., Novotný V., Segar S. T., Weiblen G. D., Miller S., Basset Y. F., Lewinsohn T. (2017) Phylogenetic trophic specialization: a robust comparison of herbivorous guilds. Oecologia 185 : 551-559.
DOI: 10.1007/s00442-017-3980-7
LaManna J. A., Mangan S. A., Alonso A., Bourg N. A., et al., Novotný V., Ong P.S., Orwig D.A., Ostertag R., et al. (2017) Plant diversity increases with the strength of negative density dependence at the global scale. Science 356 : 1389-1392.
DOI: 10.1126/science.aam5678
Nakamura A., Kitching R. L., Cao M., Creedy T.J., Fayle T. M., Freiberg M., Hewitt C.N., Itioka T., Koh L.P., Ma K., Mahli Y., Mitchell A., Novotný V., Ozanne C.M.P., Song L., Wang H., Ashton L. (2017) Forests and their canopies: achievements and horizons in canopy science. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 32 : 438–451.
DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2017.02.020

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Nakamura et al (2017) ()
Novotný V. (2017) Prales trestá úspěšnost. Vesmír 96(4) : 204-207.
Plowman N., Hood A., Moses J., Redmond C. M., Novotný V., Klimeš P., Fayle T. M. (2017) Network reorganization and breakdown of an ant-plant protection mutualism with elevation. Proceedings of the Royal Society B - Biological Sciences 284 : article number 20162564.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.2564
Roslin T., Hardwick B., Novotný V., Petry W.K., Andrew N. R., Asmus A., Barrio I.C., Basset Y. F., Boesing A.L., et al., Sam K., Schmidt N.M., Slade A., et al. (2017) Higher predation risk for insect prey at low latitudes and elevations. Science 356 : 742-744.
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaj1631
Sam K., Bonny K., Moses J., Peter A. K., Novotný V. (2017) Herbivory and herbivores in enemy free space along a complete elevation gradient in the tropics. Zoologicke dny
Sam K., Čtvrtečka R., Miller S. E., Rosati M., Molem K., Damas K., Gewa B., Novotný V. (2017) Low host specificity and abundance of frugivorous lepidoptera in the lowland rain forests of Papua New Guinea. PLoS ONE 12 : e0171843.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0171843
Sam K., Koane B., Jeppy S., Sýkorová J., Novotný V. (2017) Diet of land birds along an elevational gradient in Papua New Guinea. Scientific Reports 7 : article 44018.
DOI: 10.1038/srep44018
Segar S. T., Volf M., Isua B., Sisol M., Redmond C. M., Rosati M., Gewa B., Molem K., Dahl C. N., Holloway J., Basset Y. F., Miller S., Weiblen G., Salminen J.-P., Novotný V. (2017) Variably hungry caterpillars: predictive models and foliar chemistry suggest how to eat a rainforest Proceedings of the Royal Society B 284 : article number 20171803.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.1803
Segar S. T., Volf M., Zima J., Isua B., Sisol M., Sam L., Sam K., Vilarós Souto D., Novotný V. (2017) Speciation in a keystone plant genus is driven by elevation: a case study in New Guinean Ficus. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 30 : 512-523.
DOI: 10.1111/jeb.13020
Szefer P., Carmona C., Chmel K., Konečná M., Libra M., Molem K., Novotný V., Segar S. T., Švamberková E., Topliceanu T., Lepš J. (2017) Determinants of litter decomposition rates in a tropical forest: functional traits, phylogeny and ecological succession. Oikos 126 : 1101-1111.
DOI: 10.1111/oik.03670
Volf M., Kadlec Jan, Butterill P. T., Novotný V. (2017) Host phylogeny and nutrient content drive galler diversity and abundance on willows. Ecological Entomology 42 : 685-688.
DOI: DOI: 10.1111/een.12420
Volf M., Pyszko P., Abe T., Libra M., Kotásková N., Šigut M., Kumar R., Kaman O., Butterill P. T., Šipoš J., Abe H., Fukushima H., Drozd P., Kamata N., Murakami M., Novotný V. (2017) Phylogenetic composition of host plant communities drives plant-herbivore food web structure. Journal of Animal Ecology 86 : 556-565.
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12646
Chmel K., Riegert J., Paul L., Novotný V. (2016) Vertical stratification of an avian community in New Guinean tropical rainforest. Population Ecology 58 : 535-547.
DOI: 10.1007/s10144-016-0561-2
Colwell R., Gotelli N., Ashton L., Beck J., Brehm G., Fayle T. M., Fiedler K., Forister M., Kessler M., Kitching R., Klimeš P., Kluge J., Longino J., Maunsell S., McCain C., Moses J., Noben S., Sam K., Sam L., Shapiro A., Wang X., Novotný V. (2016) Midpoint attractors and species richness: Modelling the interaction between environmental drivers and geometric constraints. Ecology Letters 19 : 1009-1022.
DOI: 10.1111/ele.12640

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Čtvrtečka R., Sam K., Miller S., Weiblen G. D., Novotný V. (2016) Fruit sizes and the structure of frugivorous communities in a New Guinea lowland rainforest. Austral Ecology 41 : 228-237.
DOI: 10.1111/aec.12326

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