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Prof. Dr. Hannelore Hoch

Hannelore Hoch
Fax: +49 30 889140 - 8868

Museum für Naturkunde
Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung
Invalidenstraße 43
10115 Berlin



Research interests:

  • Taxonomy and systematics of fulgoromorph planthoppers (Homoptera Auchenorrhyncha Fulgoroidea: Cixiidae und Meenoplidae)
  • Evolution, behaviour and ecology of Cave planthoppers
  • Processes involved in the origin of species

Publications (Selection)

Fontaine, B. et 50 signatories 2010. European bounty for taxonomists. Nature 468: 377. doi: 10.1038/468377a

Burrows, M., Hartung, V. & Hoch, H. 2007. Jumping behaviour in a gondwanan relict insect (Hemiptera: Coleorrhyncha: Peloridiidae). Journal of Experimental Biology 210: 3311-3318. doi: 10.1242/​jeb.007914

Hoch, H., Deckert, J. & Wessel, A. (2006). Vibrational signalling in a Gondwanan relict insect (Hemiptera: Coleorrhyncha: Peloridiidae). Biology Letters 2(2): 222-224. doi: 10.1098/rsbl.2006.0451

Asche, M. & Hoch, H. (2004). Hemiptera. Fauna Europaea, version 2.4, (multi-authored website)

Hoch, H. & Howarth, F.G. (1999). Multiple cave invasion by the species of the cixiid planthopper Oliarus in Hawaii. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 127(4): 453-475. doi: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1999.tb01381.x