M Reichard

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Vertebrate Biology
Country: Czech Republic

Publications

  1. pmc Strong population genetic structuring in an annual fish, Nothobranchius furzeri, suggests multiple savannah refugia in southern Mozambique
    Veronika Bartáková
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, Brno 603 65, Czech Republic
    BMC Evol Biol 13:196. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence reveals density-dependent mediated success of alternative mating behaviours in the European bitterling (Rhodeus sericeus)
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 13:1569-78. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual selection for male dominance reduces opportunities for female mate choice in the European bitterling (Rhodeus sericeus)
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 14:1533-42. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The costs and benefits in an unusual symbiosis: experimental evidence that bitterling fish (Rhodeus sericeus) are parasites of unionid mussels in Europe
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno, Czech Republic
    J Evol Biol 19:788-96. 2006
  5. doi request reprint No evidence for host specialization or host-race formation in the European bitterling (Rhodeus amarus), a fish that parasitizes freshwater mussels
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 20:3631-43. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Seasonal dynamics in population characteristics of European bitterling Rhodeus amarus in a small lowland river
    M Konečná
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 78:227-39. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Range-wide population genetic structure of the European bitterling (Rhodeus amarus) based on microsatellite and mitochondrial DNA analysis
    J Bryja
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 19:4708-22. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Age structure of annual Nothobranchius fishes in Mozambique: is there a hatching synchrony?
    M Polacik
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 78:796-809. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Seasonal change in the opportunity for sexual selection
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 17:642-51. 2008
  10. doi request reprint River discharge drives recruitment success of the European bitterling Rhodeus amarus in a regulated river in central Europe
    M Konečná
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 74:1642-50. 2009

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Publications15

  1. pmc Strong population genetic structuring in an annual fish, Nothobranchius furzeri, suggests multiple savannah refugia in southern Mozambique
    Veronika Bartáková
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, Brno 603 65, Czech Republic
    BMC Evol Biol 13:196. 2013
    ..Here, we analysed the genetic structure, diversity, historical demography and temporal patterns of divergence in natural populations of N. furzeri across its entire distribution range...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence reveals density-dependent mediated success of alternative mating behaviours in the European bitterling (Rhodeus sericeus)
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 13:1569-78. 2004
    ..Notably, the capacity of territorial males to outcompete sneakers by preoviposition sperm loading was the best predictor of male reproductive success, rather than aggression, body size or postoviposition ejaculation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual selection for male dominance reduces opportunities for female mate choice in the European bitterling (Rhodeus sericeus)
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 14:1533-42. 2005
    ..Females, despite being choosy, had limited control over the paternity of their offspring. Our study highlights the need for reliable measures of male reproductive success in studies of sexual selection...
  4. ncbi request reprint The costs and benefits in an unusual symbiosis: experimental evidence that bitterling fish (Rhodeus sericeus) are parasites of unionid mussels in Europe
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno, Czech Republic
    J Evol Biol 19:788-96. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint No evidence for host specialization or host-race formation in the European bitterling (Rhodeus amarus), a fish that parasitizes freshwater mussels
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 20:3631-43. 2011
    ..We discuss costs and constraints on the evolution of host-specific lineages in our study system and more generally...
  6. doi request reprint Seasonal dynamics in population characteristics of European bitterling Rhodeus amarus in a small lowland river
    M Konečná
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 78:227-39. 2011
    ..amarus populations, suggest that the study population allocated a disproportionally high level of resources to reproduction...
  7. doi request reprint Range-wide population genetic structure of the European bitterling (Rhodeus amarus) based on microsatellite and mitochondrial DNA analysis
    J Bryja
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 19:4708-22. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Age structure of annual Nothobranchius fishes in Mozambique: is there a hatching synchrony?
    M Polacik
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 78:796-809. 2011
    ..The hatching dates of sympatric Nothobranchius spp. were marginally different, but further testing on a larger sample is needed for conclusive results...
  9. doi request reprint Seasonal change in the opportunity for sexual selection
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 17:642-51. 2008
    ..We discuss the potential implications of our results for the importance and strength of sexual selection in natural populations...
  10. doi request reprint River discharge drives recruitment success of the European bitterling Rhodeus amarus in a regulated river in central Europe
    M Konečná
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 74:1642-50. 2009
    ..Results are discussed in the context of the recent invasion success of R. amarus...
  11. doi request reprint Diet overlap among three sympatric African annual killifish species Nothobranchius spp. from Mozambique
    M Polacik
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 77:754-68. 2010
    ..Mosquito (Diptera) larvae formed only a negligible part of the diet of all the three species...
  12. doi request reprint The function of multiple ejaculations in bitterling
    C Smith
    School of Biology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno, Czech Republic
    J Evol Biol 27:1819-29. 2014
    ..In contrast, R. ocellatus engages more directly in sperm competition with rivals. We discuss these results in the context of the function of multiple ejaculations and male mating tactics. ..
  13. doi request reprint Strategic exploitation of fluctuating asymmetry in male Endler's guppy courtship displays is modulated by social environment
    R Režucha
    Department of Botany and Zoology, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno, Czech Republic
    J Evol Biol 28:356-67. 2015
    ..This suggests that colouration is a dynamic feature during adulthood and that males are capable of tracking and strategically exploiting their lateral asymmetry in accordance with their social environment. ..
  14. doi request reprint Alternative intrapopulation life-history strategies and their trade-offs in an African annual fish
    M Polacik
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno, Czech Republic
    J Evol Biol 27:854-65. 2014
    ..Such developmentally related within-population plasticity in life history is exceptional among vertebrates. ..
  15. doi request reprint Distribution, colour polymorphism and habitat use of the African killifish Nothobranchius furzeri, the vertebrate with the shortest life span
    M Reichard
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Květná 8, 603 65 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Fish Biol 74:198-212. 2009
    ..Analysis of habitat use of N. furzeri is presented; N. furzeri was associated with pools containing a soft muddy substratum and turbid water...