Scaling of biodiversity in urban gardens and agricultural landscapes

PhD students: Kristy Udy (2013-2016), Hannah Reininghaus (2013-2016)


Green spacePitfall trap with funnelTrap nest

(photographs courtesy of Hannah Reininghaus and Kristy Udy).

We study effects of spatial and temporal scaling on insect communities (antagonistic vs. mutualistic interactions) within the framework of a DFG-funded research training group.