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PD Dr. Mark-Oliver Rödel

Publikationen 1985 - 2010

Adeba, P.J., P. Kouassi & M.-O. Rödel (2010, in press): Anuran amphibians in a rapidly changing environment – revisiting Lamto, Côte d’Ivoire, 40 years after the first herpetofaunal investigations. – African Journal of Herpetology

Mohneke, M., A.B. Onadeko, M. Hirschfeld & M.-O. Rödel (2010, in press): Dried or fried: amphibians in local and regional food markets in West African. – TRAFFIC Bulletin.

Sandberger, L., A. Hillers, J. Doumbia, N.-S. Loua, C. Brede & M.-O. Rödel (2010, in press): Rediscovery of the Liberian Nimba toad, Nimbaphrynoides liberiensis (Xavier, 1978) (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae), and reassessment of its taxonomic status. – Zootaxa.

Barej, M.F., M.-O. Rödel, L.N. Gonwouo, O.S.G. Pauwels, W. Böhme & A. Schmitz (2010, in press): Review of the genus Petropedetes Reichenow, 1874 in Central Africa with the description of three new species (Amphibia: Anura: Petropedetidae). – Zootaxa.

Zimkus, B.M., M.-O. Rödel & A. Hillers (2010, in press): Complex patterns of continental speciation: molecular phylogenetics and biogeography of sub-Saharan puddle frogs (Phrynobatrachus). – Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2009.12.012.

Loader, S.P., J.C. Poynton, T.R.B. Davenport & M.-O. Rödel (2009): Re-description of the type series of Nectophrynoides viviparus (Bufonidae), with a taxonomic reassessment. – Zootaxa, 2304: 41-50.

Rödel, M.-O., J. Doumbia, A.T. Johnson & A. Hillers (2009): A new small Arthroleptis (Amphibia: Anura: Arthroleptidae) from the Liberian part of Mount Nimba, West Africa. – Zootaxa, 2302: 19-30.

Mohneke, M. & M.-O. Rödel (2009): Declining amphibian populations and possible ecological consequences – a review. – Salamandra, 45: 203-210.

Mohneke, M., A.B. Onadeko & M.-O. Rödel (2009): Exploitation of frogs – a review with a focus on West Africa. – Salamandra, 45: 193-202.

Leaché, A.D., R.A. Chong, T.J. Papenfuss, P. Wagner, W. Böhme, A. Schmitz, M.-O. Rödel, M. LeBreton, I. Ineich, L. Chirio, A. Bauer, E.A. Eniang & S. Baha El Din (2009): Phylogeny of the genus Agama based on mitochondrial DNA sequence data. – Bonner zoologische Beiträge, 56: 273-278.

Rödel, M.-O., F. Grözinger, A. Pfahler, J. Thein & J. Glos (2009): Eine einfache Methode zur quantitativen Erfassung von Amphibienlarven und anderen aquatischen Organismen. – pp. 243-256, In: Hachtel, M, M. Schlüpmann, B. Thiesmeier & K. Weddeling (eds.): Methoden der Feldherpetologie, Supplement 15 of Zeitschrift für Feldherpetologie, 424 pp.

Rödel, M.-O., L. Sandberger, J. Doumbia & A. Hillers (2009): Revalidation of Phrynobatrachus maculiventris Guibé & Lamotte, 1958 and description of its aposematic coloured tadpole. – African Journal of Herpetology, 58: 15-27.

Nago, S.G.A., B.A. Sinsin & M.-O. Rödel (2009): The tadpole of Ptychadena schillukorum Werner, 1907. – Zootaxa, 2115: 65-68.

Veith, M., J. Kosuch, M.-O. Rödel, A. Hillers, A. Schmitz, M. Burger & S. Lötters (2009): Multiple evolution of sexual dichromatism in African reed frogs. – Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 51: 388-393.

Rödel, M.-O., J. Kosuch, T.U. Grafe, R. Boistel, N.E. Assemian, N.G. Kouamé, B. Tohé, G. Gourène, J.-L. Perret, K. Henle, P. Tafforeau, N. Pollet & M. Veith (2009): A new tree-frog genus and species from Ivory Coast, West Africa (Amphibia: Anura: Hyperoliidae). – Zootaxa, 2044: 23-45.

Hillers, A., C.O. Boateng, G.H. Segniagbeto, A.C. Agyei & M.-O. Rödel (2009): Assessment of the amphibians in the forests of southern Ghana and western Togo. – Zoosystematics and Evolution, 85: 127-141.

Onadeko, A.B. & M.-O. Rödel (2009): Anuran surveys in south-western Nigeria. – Salamandra, 45: 1-14.

Keller, A., M.-O. Rödel, K.E. Linsenmair & T.U. Grafe (2009): The importance of environmental heterogeneity for species diversity and assemblage structure in Bornean stream frogs. – Journal of Animal Ecology, 78: 305-314.

Blackburn, D.C., L.N. Gonwouo, R. Ernst & M.-O. Rödel (2009): A new squeaker frog (Arthroleptidae: Arthroleptis) from the Cameroon volcanic line with redescriptions of Arthroleptis adolfifriederici Nieden, 1911 “1910” and A. variabilis Matschie, 1893. – Breviora, 515: 1-22.

Rödel, M.-O., C.O. Boateng, J. Penner & A. Hillers (2009): A new cryptic Phrynobatrachus species (Amphibia: Anura: Phrynobatrachidae) from Ghana, West Africa. – Zootaxa, 1970: 52-63.

Tohé, B., N.E. Assemian, N.G. Kouamé, G. Gourène & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Déterminisme des coassements des anoures de la ferme piscicole du Parc National du Banco (Côte d’Ivoire). – Sciences et Nature, 5: 71-79.

Penner, J., C.A.S. Toudonou, B. Sinsin & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Die Nutzung von Schlangen und die damit verbundenen ökonomischen und ökologischen Folgen – das Beispiel des Königspythons in Westafrika. – Draco, Nr. 35 „Königspythons“, 9: 64-68.

Schiefenhövel, P. & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Libellengemeinschaften im Naturpark Soonwald-Nahe, Rheinland-Pfalz (Insecta: Odonata). – Fauna Flora Rheinland-Pfalz,11: 593-613.

Penner, J., C. Fruteau, F. Range & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Finding a needle in a haystack – new methods of locating and working with rhinoceros vipers (Bitis rhinoceros). – Herpetological Review, 39: 310-314.

Rödel, M.-O. (2008): Afrikanische Froschlurche: unerforscht und stark gefährdet? – Draco, Nr. 34 „Die globale Amphibienkrise“, 9: 53-59.

Andreone, F., A. Channing, R. Drewes, J. Gerlach, F. Glaw, K. Howell, M. Largen, S. Loader, S. Lötters, L. Minter, C. Raxworthy, M.-O. Rödel, A. Schiøtz, D. Vallan & M. Vences (2008): Amphibians of the Afrotropical Region. – pp. 53-58, In: Stuart, S., M. Hoffman, J. Chanson, N. Cox, R. Berridge, P. Ramani & B. Young (eds.): Threatened amphibians of the World. Lynx Editions, Barcelona, 758 pp.

Rödel, M.-O., P.J. Adeba, R. Ernst, A. Hillers, S.G.A. Nago, J. Penner & M. Wegmann (2008): Threatened islands of amphibian diversity in West Africa. – pp. 62-63, In: Stuart, S., M. Hoffman, J. Chanson, N. Cox, R. Berridge, P. Ramani & B. Young (eds.): Threatened amphibians of the World. Lynx Editions, Barcelona, 758 pp.

Kouamé, N.G., B. Tohé, N.E. Assemian, G. Gourène & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Prey composition of two syntopic Phrynobatrachus species in the swamp forest of Banco National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. – Salamandra, 44: 177-186.

Blackburn, D.C., J. Kosuch, A. Schmitz, M. Burger, P. Wagner, L.N. Gonwouo, A. Hillers & M.-O. Rödel (2008): A new species of Cardioglossa (Anura: Arthroleptidae) from the Upper Guinean forests of West Africa. – Copeia, 2008: 603-612.

Hillers, A., N.-S. Loua & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Assessment of the distribution and conservation status of the viviparous toad Nimbaphrynoides occidentalis on Monts Nimba, Guinea. - Endangered Species Research, 5: 13-19.

Hillers, A., B. Zimkus & M.-O. Rödel (2008): A new species of Phrynobatrachus (Amphibia: Anura: Phrynobatrachidae) from north-western Guinea, West Africa. - Zootaxa, 1815: 43-50.

Hillers A., M. Veith & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Effects of forest fragmentation and habitat degradation on West African leaf-litter frogs. – Conservation Biology, 22: 762-772.

Hillers, A., N.-S. Loua & M.-O. Rödel (2008): A preliminary assessment of the amphibians of the Fouta Djallon, Guinea, West Africa. – Salamandra, 44: 113-122.

Gonwouo, L.N. & M.-O. Rödel (2008): The importance of frogs to the livelihood of the Bakossi people around Mount Manengouba, Cameroon, with special consideration of the Hairy Frog, Trichobatrachus robustus. – Salamandra, 44: 23-34.

Ernst, R. & M.-O. Rödel (2008): Patterns of community composition in two tropical tree frog assemblages: separating spatial structure and environmental effects in disturbed and undisturbed forests. – Journal of Tropical Ecology, 24: 111-120 .

Ernst, R., A.C. Agyei & M.-O. Rödel (2008): A new giant species of Arthroleptis (Amphibia: Anura: Arthroleptidae) from the Krokosua Hills Forest Reserve, south-western Ghana. - Zootaxa, 1697: 58–68.

Rödel, M.-O., C. Brede, P. Schiefenhövel, J. Penner, B. Sinsin & S.G.A. Nago (2007): The amphibians of the Lokoli Forest, a permanently inundated rainforest in the Dahomey Gap, Benin. – Salamandra, 43: 231-238.

Kouamé, N.G., C.O. Boateng & M.-O. Rödel (2007): A rapid survey of the amphibians from the Atewa Range Forest Reserve, Eastern Region, Ghana. – pp. 76-83, In: McCullough, J., L.E. Alonso, P. Naskrecki, H.E. Wright & Y. Osei-Owusu (eds.): A rapid biological assessment of the Atewa Range Forest Reserve, Eastern Ghana. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 47, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 193 pp.

Wohltmann, A., L. du Preez, M.-O. Rödel, J. Köhler & M. Vences (2007): Endoparasitic mites of the genus Endotrombicula Ewing, 1931 (Acari: Prostigmata: Parasitengona: Trombiculidae) from African and Madagascan anurans, with description of a new species. – Folia Parasitologica, 54: 225-235.

Parra, G., R. Brown, J. Hanken, B. Hedges, R. Heyer, S. Kuzmin, E. Lavilla, S. Lötters, B. Pimenta, S. Richards, M.-O. Rödel, R.O. de Sá & D. Wake (2007): Chapter 10: Systematics and Conservation. – pp. 45-48, In: Gascon, C., J.P. Collins, R.D. Moore, D.R. Church, J.E. McKay & J.R. Mendelson III (eds.): Amphibian Conservation Action Plan, Proceedings: IUCN/SSC Amphibian Conservation Summit 2005, Washington D.C., 62 pp.

Penner, J. & M.-O. Rödel (2007): Amphibians and reptiles of the Lokutu Region, Democratic Republic of Congo. – pp. 37-41, In: Butynski, T.M. & J. McCullough (eds.): A rapid biological assessment of Lokutu, Democratic Republic of Congo. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 46, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 81 pp.

Hillers, A. & M.-O. Rödel (2007): Rapid survey of amphibians and reptiles of North Lorma, Gola and Grebo National Forests. – pp. 29-33, appendices 3-6: pp. 86-92, In: Hoke, P., R. Demey & A. Peal (eds.): A rapid biological assessment of North Lorma, Gola and Grebo National Forests, Liberia. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 44, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 112 pp.

Rödel, M.-O. (2007): The identity of Hylambates hyloides Boulenger, 1906 and description of a new small species of Leptopelis from West Africa. – Mitteilungen aus dem Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, Zoologische Reihe, 83: 90-100.

Hillers, A. & M.-O. Rödel (2007): The amphibians of three national forests in Liberia, West Africa. – Salamandra, 43: 1-10.

Ernst, R., K.E. Linsenmair, R. Thomas & M.-O. Rödel (2007): Amphibian communities in disturbed forests: lessons from the Neo- and Afrotropics. – pp. 61-87, In: Tscharntke, T., C. Leuschner, M. Zeller, E. Guhardja & A. Bidin (eds.): The stability of tropical rainforest margins: linking ecological, economic and social constraints of land use and conservation, Springer, Berlin, 515 pp.

Rudolf, V.H.W. & M.-O. Rödel (2007): Phenotypic plasticity and optimal timing of metamorphosis under uncertain time constraints. – Evolutionary Ecology, 21: 121-142.

Ernst, R., T. Konrad, K.E. Linsenmair & M.-O. Rödel (2007): The impacts of selective logging on three sympatric species of Leptodactylus in a Central Guyana rainforest. – Amphibia-Reptilia, 28: 51-64.

Pauwels, O.S.G. & M.-O. Rödel (2007): Amphibians and National Parks in Gabon, western Central Africa. – Herpetozoa, 19: 135-148.

Wanger, T.C., I. Motzke & M.-O. Rödel (2006): Zur Entwicklung der Diversität der Herpetofauna des östlichen Landschaftsschutzgebietes Spitzberg bei Tübingen am Neckar. – Jahreshefte der Gesellschaft für Naturkunde Württemberg, 162: 283-294.

Ernst, R. & M.-O. Rödel (2006): Community assembly and structure of tropical leaf-litter anurans. – Ecotropica, 12: 113-129.

Leaché, A.D., M.-O. Rödel, C.W. Linkem, R.E. Diaz, A. Hillers & M.K. Fujita (2006): Biodiversity in a forest island: reptiles and amphibians of the West African Togo Hills. – Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, 4: 22-45.

Nago, S.G.A., O. Grell, B. Sinsin & M.-O. Rödel (2006): The amphibian fauna of the Pendjari National Park and surroundings, northern Benin. – Salamandra, 42: 93-108.

Hillers, A., M.A. Bangoura, N.S. Loua & M.-O. Rödel (2006): Inventaire rapide des amphibians et des reptiles dans la région de Boké dans le nord-ouest de la Guinée. – pp. 59-64; Rapid survey of amphibians and reptiles in the Boké region, northwestern Guinea. – pp. 131-136, appendices/annexes 5-7: pp. 178-181, In: Wright, H.E., J. McCulloughn & M.S. Diallo (eds.): Une inventaire biologique rapide de la préfecture de Boké dans le nord-ouest de la Guinée / A rapid biological assessment of Boké Préfecture, northwestern Guinea. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 41 / Bulletin RAP d’Évaluation Rapide 41, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 190 pp.

Ernst, R., K.E. Linsenmair & M.-O. Rödel (2006): Diversity erosion beyond the species level: Dramatic loss of functional diversity after selective logging in two tropical amphibian communities. – Biological Conservation, 133: 143-155.

Rödel, M.-O. & M.A. Bangoura (2006): Un inventaire herpétologique de trois forêts classes dans le sud-est de la République de Guinée. – pp. 53-58; A herpetological survey of Déré, Diécké and Mt. Béro classified forests, southeastern Guinea. – pp. 153-158, appendices/annexes 5-7: pp. 229-235, In: Wright, H.E., J. McCullough, L.E. Alonso & M.S. Diallo (eds.): Une évaluation biologique rapide de trios forêt classes du sud-est de la Guinée / A rapid biological assessment of three classified forests in southeastern Guinea. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 40 / Bulletin RAP d’Évaluation Rapide 40, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 249 pp.

Rödel, M.-O., K.P. Lampert & K.E. Linsenmair (2006): Reproductive biology of the West African savannah frog Hyperolius nasutus Günther, 1864 (Amphibia: Anura: Hyperoliidae). – Herpetozoa, 19: 3-12.

Rödel, M.-O. & J. Hallermann (2006): Rediscovery and identity of Phrynobatrachus monticola Fischer, 1884. – African Journal of Herpetology, 55: 69-74.

Emms, C., M.D.K. Jambang, O. Bah, B. Mankali, M.-O. Rödel & L. Barnett (2006): The amphibian fauna of The Gambia, West Africa. – Herpetological Bulletin, 94: 6-16.

Rödel, M.-O. (2006): Ferkelfrösche: 46-47; Afrikanische Pfeiffrösche: 48-49; Pfützenfrösche: 50-51; Baum-Pfützenfrosch: 52-53; Riedfrösche: 72-73; Kreide-Riedfrosch: 74-75; Weitere Riedfrösche: 76-77. – In: Köhler, J. & P. Wagner (eds.): Faszination Natur. Band 4: Amphibien und Reptilien. Brockhaus Verlag Mannheim, 440 pp.

Ernst, R., A.C. Agyei & M.-O. Rödel (2005): Herpetological assessment of Draw River, Boi-Tano, and Krokosua Hills. – pp. 44-49, appendices 5-7: 137-141, In: McCullough, J., J. Decher & D. Guba-Kpelle (eds.): A biological assessment of the terrestrial ecosystems of the Draw River, Boi-Tano, Tano Nimiri and Krokosua Hills forest reserves, southwestern Ghana, RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 36, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 154 pp.

Branch, W.R., M.-O. Rödel & J. Marais (2005): A new species of rupicolous Cordylus Laurenti 1768 (Sauria: Cordylidae) from Northern Mozambique. – African Journal of Herpetology, 54: 131-138.

Rödel, M.-O. & W.R. Branch (2005): Inventaire herpétologique des forêts de la Haute Dodo et du Cavally à l’ouest de la Côte d’Ivoire. – pp. 57-66; Herpetological survey of the Haute Dodo and Cavally forests, western Côte d’Ivoire. – pp. 67-74, appendices/annexes 4-7: pp. 154-161, In: Alonso, L.E., F. Lauginie & G. Rondeau (eds.): Une évaluation biologique de deux forêts classées du sud-ouest de la Côte d’Ivoire / A rapid biological assessment of two classified forests in south-western Côte d’Ivoire. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 34 / Bulletin RAP d’Évaluation Rapide 34, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 168 pp.

Branch, W.R., M.-O. Rödel & J. Marais (2005): Herpetological survey of the Niassa Game Reserve, northern Mozambique - Part I: Reptiles. – Salamandra, 41: 195-214.

Ernst, R., M.-O. Rödel & D. Arjoon (2005): On the cutting edge – The anuran fauna of the Mabura Hill Forest Reserve, Central Guyana. – Salamandra, 41: 179-194.

Ernst, R. & M.-O. Rödel (2005): Anthropogenically induced changes of predictability in tropical anuran assemblages. – Ecology, 86: 3111–3118.

Lötters, S., M.-O. Rödel & M. Burger (2005): A new large tree frog from north-western Gabon (Hyperoliidae: Leptopelis). – Herpetological Journal, 15: 149-152.

Rödel, M.-O., M. Gil, A.C. Agyei, A.D. Leaché, R.E. Diaz, M.K. Fujita & R. Ernst (2005): The amphibians of the forested parts of south-western Ghana. – Salamandra, 41: 107-127.

Rödel, M.-O., J. Kosuch, N.G. Kouamé, R. Ernst & M. Veith (2005): Phrynobatrachus alticola Guibé & Lamotte, 1961 is a junior synonym of Phrynobatrachus tokba (Chabanaud, 1921). – African Journal of Herpetology, 54: 93-98.

Rudolf, V.H.W. & M.-O. Rödel (2005): Oviposition site selection in a complex and variable environment: the role of habitat quality and conspecific cues. – Oecologia, 142: 316-325.

Bakarr, M., J.F. Oates, J. Fahr, M. Parren, M.-O. Rödel & R. Demey (2004): Guinean forests of West Africa. – pp. 123-130, In: Mittermeier, R.A., P.R. Gil, M. Hoffmann, J. Pilgrim, T. Brooks, C.G. Mittermeier, J. Lamoreux & G.A.B. da Fonesca (eds.): Hotspots revisited: Earth's biologically richest and most endangered terrestrial ecoregions, Conservation International & CEMEX, Washington, D.C. 392 pp.

Veith, M., S. Lötters, F. Andreone & M.-O. Rödel (2004): Measuring and monitoring amphibian diversity in tropical forests. II. Estimating species richness from standardized transect censing. – Ecotropica, 10: 85-99.

Rödel, M.-O. & M.A. Bangoura (2004): A conservation assessment of amphibians in the Forêt Classée du Pic de Fon, Simandou Range, southeastern Republic of Guinea, with the description of a new Amnirana species (Amphibia Anura Ranidae). – Tropical Zoology, 17: 201-232.

Rödel, M.-O., M.A. Bangoura & W. Böhme (2004): The amphibians of south-eastern Republic of Guinea (Amphibia: Gymnophiona, Anura). – Herpetozoa, 17: 99-118.

Kalko, E., M. Boutros, J. Fahr, I. Ebigbo, K.E. Linsenmair, K. Mody, M.-O. Rödel & J. Szarzynski (2004): Conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in West Africa – 2. The scientific challenges and contributions. – pp. 151-153, In: Beck, E., W.C. Berendsohn, M. Boutros, M. Denich, K. Henle, N. Jürgens, M. Kirk & V. Wolters (eds.): Sustainable use and conservation of biological diversity - A challenge for society, Proceedings of the International Symposium Berlin, 1-4 December 2003, PT-DLR Environmental Research and Technology, Bonn, 200 pp.

Loader, S., D.J. Gower, K.M. Howell, N. Doggart, M.-O. Rödel, B.T. Clarke, R.O. de Sá, B.L. Cohen & M. Wilkinson (2004): Phylogenetic relationships of African microhylid frogs inferred from DNA sequences of mitochondrial 12S and 16S rRNA genes. – Organisms Diversity and Evolution, 4: 227-235.

Rödel, M.-O., V.H.W. Rudolf, S. Frohschammer & K.E. Linsenmair (2004): Life history of a West African tree-hole breeding frog, Phrynobatrachus guineensis Guibé & Lamotte, 1961 (Amphibia: Anura: Petropedetidae). – pp. 31-44, In: Lehtinen, R.M. (ed.): Ecology and evolution of phytotelm-breeding anurans, Miscellaneous Publications of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, No. 193, 73 pp.

Rödel, M.-O., A. Schmitz, O.S.G. Pauwels & W. Böhme (2004): Revision of the genus Werneria Poche, 1903, including the descriptions of two new species from Cameroon and Gabon (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae). – Zootaxa, 720: 1-28.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Ernst (2004): Measuring and monitoring amphibian diversity in tropical forests. I. An evaluation of methods with recommendations for standardization. – Ecotropica, 10: 1-14.

Rödel, M.-O. & M.A. Bangoura (2004): Rapid survey of amphibians and reptiles in the Forêt Classée du Pic de Fon, Guinea. – pp. 51-60; Évaluation rapide des amphibiens et des reptiles dans la Forêt Classée du Pic de Fon, Guinée. – pp. 151-164, appendices/annexes 3-5: pp. 232-237, In: McCullough, J. (ed.): A rapid biological assessment of the Forêt Classée du Pic de Fon, Simandou Range, South-eastern Republic of Guinea / Une évaluation biologique rapide de la Forêt Classée du Pi de Fon, chaîne du Simandou, Guinée. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 35 / Bulletin RAP d’Évaluation Rapide 35, Conservation International, Washington D.C., 248 pp.

Vences, M., J. Kosuch, M.-O. Rödel, S. Lötters, A. Channing, F. Glaw & W. Böhme (2004): Phylogeography of Ptychadena mascareniensis suggests transoceanic dispersal in a widespread African-Malagasy frog lineage. – Journal of Biogeography, 31: 593-601.

Rödel, M.-O. & A.C. Agyei (2003): Amphibians of the Togo-Volta highlands, eastern Ghana. – Salamandra, 39: 207-234.

Rödel, M.-O. & O.S.G. Pauwels (2003): A new Leptodactylodon species from Gabon (Amphibia: Anura: Astylosternidae). – Salamandra, 39: 139-148.

Pauwels, O.S.G., M.-O. Rödel & A.K. Toham (2003): Leptopelis notatus (Anura: Hyperoliidae) in the Massif du Chaillu, Gabon: from ethnic wars to soccer. – Hamadryad, 27: 271-273.

Glos, J., T.U. Grafe, M.-O. Rödel & K.E. Linsenmair (2003): Geographic variation in pH tolerance of two populations of the European common frog, Rana temporaria. – Copeia, 2003: 650-656.

Rödel, M.-O. (2003): The amphibians of Mont Sangbé National Park, Ivory Coast. – Salamandra, 39: 91-110.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Ernst (2003): The amphibians of Marahoué and Mont Péko National Parks, Ivory Coast. – Herpetozoa, 16: 23-39.

Branch, W.R. & M.-O. Rödel (2003): Herpetological survey of the Haute Dodo and Cavally forests, western Ivory Coast, Part II: Trapping results and reptiles. – Salamandra, 39: 21-38.

Rödel, M.-O., J. Kosuch, M. Veith & R. Ernst (2003): First record of the genus Acanthixalus Laurent, 1944 from the Upper Guinean rain forest, West Africa, with the description of a new species. – Journal of Herpetology, 37: 43-52.

Rödel, M.-O. & W.R. Branch (2002): Herpetological survey of the Haute Dodo and Cavally forests, western Ivory Coast, Part I: Amphibians. – Salamandra, 38: 245-268.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Ernst (2002): A new Phrynobatrachus from the Upper Guinean rain forest, West Africa, including a description of a new reproductive mode for the genus. – Journal of Herpetology, 36: 561-571.

Rödel, M.-O., D. Krätz & R. Ernst (2002): The tadpole of Ptychadena aequiplicata (Werner, 1898) with the description of a new reproductive mode for the genus (Amphibia, Anura, Ranidae). – Alytes, 20: 1-12.

Ernst, R. & M.-O. Rödel (2002): A new Atheris species (Serpentes: Viperidae), from Taï National Park, Ivory Coast. – Herpetological Journal, 12: 55-61.

Rödel, M.-O., T.U. Grafe, V.H.W. Rudolf & R. Ernst (2002): A review of West African spotted Kassina, including a description of Kassina schioetzi sp. nov. (Amphibia: Anura: Hyperoliidae). – Copeia, 2002: 800-814.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Ernst (2002): A new reproductive mode for the genus Phrynobatrachus: Phrynobatrachus alticola has nonfeeding, nonhatching tadpoles. – Journal of Herpetology, 36: 121-125.

Rödel, M.-O., F. Range, J.-T. Seppänen & R. Noë (2002): Caviar in the rain forest: monkeys as frog spawn predators in Taï National Park, Ivory Coast. – Journal of Tropical Ecology, 18: 289-294.

Rödel, M.-O., G. Schorr & R. Ernst (2001): Zur Biologie von Cardioglossa leucomystax (Boulenger, 1903), im Taï-Nationalpark, Elfenbeinküste. – Salamandra, 37: 239-260.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Ernst (2001): Description of the tadpole of Kassina lamottei Schiøtz, 1967. – Journal of Herpetology, 35: 678-681.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Ernst (2001): Redescription of the tadpole of Phlyctimantis boulengeri Perret, 1986, with preliminary comments on the biology of the species. – Alytes, 18: 178-186.

Rödel, M.-O. & M. Spieler (2000): Trilingual keys to the savannah-anurans of the Comoé National Park, Ivory Coast. – Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, Serie A, Nr. 620: 1-31.

Salewski, V. & M.-O. Rödel (2000): Fish-eating by red-throated bee-eaters, Merops bullocki. – Ostrich, 71: 435.

Rödel, M.-O., R. Ernst, G. Leistner & J. Fahr (2000): Zum Totstellverhalten einiger westafrikanischer Frösche. – Salamandra, 36: 125-130.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Ernst (2000): Bufo taiensis n. sp., eine neue Kröte aus dem Taï-Nationalpark, Elfenbeinküste. – herpetofauna, 22 (125): 9-16.

Rödel, M.-O. (2000): Westafrikanische Froschlurche: Anpassungen in Savanne und Regenwald. – Frösche und Kröten, Datz-Sonderheft Froschlurche: 6-11.

Rödel, M.-O. & D. Mahsberg (2000): Vorläufige Liste der Schlangen des Tai-Nationalparks / Elfenbeinküste und angrenzender Gebiete. – Salamandra, 36: 25-38.

Rödel, M.-O. (2000): Herpetofauna of West Africa, Vol. I: Amphibians of the West African savanna. – Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt/M., 335 pp.

Rödel, M.-O. (1999): Über die Folgen eines Bisses von Atheris chlorechis (Pel, 1851). – herpetofauna, 21 (123): 21-24.

Rödel, M.-O., K. Kouadio & D. Mahsberg (1999): Die Schlangenfauna des Comoé-Nationalparks, Elfenbeinküste: Ergänzungen und Ausblick. – Salamandra, 35: 165-180.

Rödel, M.-O. (1999): Predation on tadpoles by hatchlings of the freshwater turtle Pelomedusa subrufa. – Amphibia-Reptilia, 20: 173-183.

Rödel, M.-O. & U. Braun (1999): Associations between anurans and ants in a West African savanna (Anura: Microhylidae, Hyperoliidae et Hymenoptera: Formicidae). – Biotropica, 31: 178-183.

Rödel, M.-O. (1998): A new Hyperolius species from Tai National Park, Ivory Coast (Anura: Hyperoliidae: Hyperoliinae). – Revue française Aquariologie Herpétologie, 25: 123-130.

Rödel, M.-O. (1998): Kaulquappengesellschaften ephemerer Savannengewässer in Westafrika. – Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt/M., 195 pp.

Rödel, M.-O. (1998): A reproductive mode so far unknown in African ranids: Phrynobatrachus guineensis Guibé & Lamotte, 1961 breeds in tree holes (Anura: Ranidae). – Herpetozoa, 11: 19-26.

Rödel, M.-O., K. Grabow, J. Hallermann & C. Böckheler (1997): Die Echsen des Comoé-Nationalparks, Elfenbeinküste. – Salamandra, 33: 225-240.

Rödel, M.-O. & K.E. Linsenmair (1997): Predator-induced swarms in the tadpoles of an African savanna frog, Phrynomantis microps (Anura: Microhylidae). – Ethology, 103: 902-914.

Grabow, K., J. Korb, A. Martens & M.-O. Rödel (1997): The use of termite mounds by the dragonfly Crocothemis divisa Karsch 1898 during the pre-reproductive period (Odonata Libellulidae). – Tropical Zoology, 10: 1-10.

Rödel, M.-O. & K. Grabow (1997): Die Fischfauna des Comoé-Nationalparks. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 9/1997: 576-582.

Kaupp, A. & M.-O. Rödel (1997): Ein neuer westafrikanischer Paussus Linnaeus aus der P. favieri Gruppe (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Paussinae). – Koleopterologische Rundschau, 67: 5-12.

Rödel, M.-O. (1997): Lebensräume und Entwicklung junger Starrbrust-Pelomedusen Pelomedusa subrufa olivacea (Schweigger, 1812) im Comoé-Nationalpark, Elfenbeinküste (Testudines: Pelomedusidae). – Herpetozoa, 10: 23-33.

Böhme, W., H. Meinig & M.-O. Rödel (1996): New records of amphibians and reptiles from Burkina Faso and Mali. – British Herpetological Society Bulletin, No. 55: 7-26.

Kaupp, A. & M.-O. Rödel (1996): Die Fühlerkäfer der Elfenbeinküste, Faunistik und Phänologie (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Paussinae). – Koleopterologische Rundschau, 66: 7-17.

Rödel, M.-O. (1996): Amphibien der westafrikanischen Savanne. – Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt/M., 283 pp. + 8 plates.

Rödel, M.-O. (1996): Bemerkungen zu einem Fund von Gastropholis echinata (Cope, 1862) aus der Elfenbeinküste. – Die Eidechse, 7: 19-23.

Rödel, M.-O. & K. Grabow (1996): Zur Kenntnis von Cynisca rouxae (Hahn, 1979). – Salamandra, 32: 13-22.

Rödel, M.-O. & M. Brändle (1995): Massenansammlungen der Krummfühlerwanze Stenocoris elegans (Blöte 1937) im Comoé-Nationalpark, Elfenbeinküste (Alydidae: Heteroptera). – Entomologische Zeitschrift, 105: 468-474.

Rödel, M.-O. & K. Grabow (1995): Die Schildkröten und Krokodile des Comoé-Nationalparks, Elfenbeinküste (Reptilia: Testudines et Crocodylia). – Faunistische Abhandlungen des Museums für Tierkunde Dresden, 20, Nr. 8: 133-144.

Rödel, M.-O. (1995): Phrynobatrachus francisci im Comoé-Nationalpark, Elfenbeinküste: Lebensräume, Aktivität und Nahrung in der ausgehenden Trockenzeit. – Salamandra, 31: 79-92.

Hallermann, J. & M.-O. Rödel (1995): A new species of Leptotyphlops (Serpentes: Leptotyphlopidae) of the longicaudus-group from West Africa. – Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, Serie A, Nr. 532: 1-8.

Rödel, M.-O., K. Grabow, C. Böckheler & D. Mahsberg (1995): Die Schlangen des Comoé-Nationalparks, Elfenbeinküste (Reptilia: Squamata: Serpentes). – Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, Serie A, Nr. 528: 1-18.

Rödel, M.-O., M. Spieler, K. Grabow & C. Böckheler (1995): Hemisus marmoratus (Peters, 1854) (Anura: Hemisotidae), Fortpflanzungsstrategien eines Savannenfrosches. – Bonner Zoologische Beiträge, 45: 191-207.

Rödel, M.-O. & A. Kaupp (1995): Mittel- und westeuropäische Echsen nach Caudalmerkmalen bestimmt. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 4/1995: 263-265.

Rödel, M.-O. (1994): Die Amphibiengemeinschaft eines Wiesengrabenkomplexes. – Jahreshefte der Gesellschaft für Naturkunde Württemberg, 150: 285-299.

Brändle, M. & M.-O. Rödel (1994): Beiträge zur Kenntnis der iberischen Herpetofauna (Amphibia; Reptilia). – Herpetozoa, 7: 19-27.

Rödel, M.-O. (1994): Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Verbreitung, Habitatwahl und Biologie griechischer Amphibien und Reptilien: Daten aus 7 Exkursionen von 1987-1991 (Amphibia et Reptilia). – Faunistische Abhandlungen des Museums für Tierkunde Dresden, 19, Nr. 29: 227-246.

Brändle, M. & M.-O. Rödel (1994): Beiträge zur Faunistik und Ökologie der Libellen der Iberischen Halbinsel (Insecta: Odonata). – Entomologische Zeitschrift, 104: 145-156.

Rödel, M.-O. & A. Kaupp (1994): Durch Hochwasser in den Bodensee verdriftete Carabiden (Coleoptera: Carabidae). – Mitteilungen des internationalen entomologischen Vereins, 19: 21-28.

Brändle, M. & M.-O. Rödel (1994): Libellenfunde von Nordgriechenland und Kreta (Insecta, Odonata). – Entomologische Zeitschrift, 104: 85-91.

Rödel, M.-O., A. Megerle & C. Röhn (1992): Die Amphibien und Reptilien im Gebiet der Stadt Friedrichshafen; Daten zur Verbreitung, Ökologie und Gefährdung aus 12 Jahren Kartierung - Entwurf einer regionalen "Roten Liste". – Jahreshefte der Gesellschaft für Naturkunde Württemberg, 147: 265-297.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Bussmann (1992): Weitere Daten zur Verbreitung und Habitatwahl von Geochelone pardalis babcocki (Bell 1826), Pelomedusa subrufa subrufa (Lacepede 1788) und Pelusios sinuatus (Smith 1838) in Kenia. – Sauria, 14: 33-38.

Rödel, M.-O. (1992): Der Schlangenpark in Nairobi, Kenia. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 8/1992: 534-535.

Kaupp, A. & M.-O. Rödel (1991): Erstnachweis von Atranus collaris (Ménétr., 1832) für Griechenland (Coleoptera: Carabidae). – Mitteilungen des internationalen entomologischen Vereins, 16: 115-117.

Rödel, M.-O. (1991): Erstnachweis von Ophiogomphus cecilia (Fourcroy, 1785) für Griechenland (Odonata: Gomphidae). – Mitteilungen des internationalen entomologischen Vereins, 16: 93-96.

Rödel, M.-O. & R. Bussmann (1990): Die Amphibien und Reptilien der Julischen Alpen. – Sauria, 12: 15-21.

Rödel, M.-O. (1990): Amphibien und Reptilien in kenianischen Nationalparks. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 9/1990: 555-558.

Rödel, M.-O. (1990): Amphibien und Reptilien in kenianischen Nationalparks. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 9/1990: 555-558.

Rödel, M.-O. (1989): Herpetologische Eindrücke auf La Palma. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 11/1989: 672-673.

Rödel, M.-O. (1989): Pflege und Zucht der ostafrikanischen Klappbrustpelomeduse, Pelusios williamsi williamsi. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 7/1989: 409-412.

Rödel, M.-O. (1989): Haltung und Zucht der Weißlippen-Schlammschildkröte, Kinosternon leucostomum. – Die Aquarien und Terrarien Zeitschrift, 4/1989: 214-218.

Rödel, M.-O., R. Bussmann & A. Kaupp (1989): Beitrag zur Biotopwahl von Ophiomorus punctatissimus (Bibron & Bory). – Sauria, 11: 27-30.

Rödel, M.-O. (1989): Haltung und Zucht der Kleinen Moschusschildkröte, Sternotherus minor minor (Agassiz, 1857). – Aquarama, 4: 46-49.

Rödel, M.-O. & G. Praedicow (1988): Die Chinesische Vieraugenschildkröte, Sacalia bealei (Gray, 1831). – Sauria, 10: 3-8.

Rödel, M.-O. (1985): Zum Verhalten von Sacalia bealei (Gray, 1831)(Testudines: Emydidae). – Salamandra, 21: 123-131.