Nora Maaß


Address
Museum für Naturkunde
Leibniz Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity Science
Invalidenstraße 43
10115 Berlin
Germany

Phone +49 (0)30 2093 8488
Fax +49 (0)30 2093 8565
E-mail nora.maass(at)mfn-berlin.de

Tasks

  • since 2012 cooperation in the project "Biodiversity South East Asian freshwater gastropods of the genus Brotia in the Kaek River, central Thailand", Cooperation Project
  • May to October 2013 scientific assistant in the project SAW Fredie
  • February to November 2012 Master thesis "Evolutionary systematics of two species in the freshwater gastropod Sermyla (Cerithioidea, Thiaridae): Reconciling morphology and molecular genetics"

Puclications

Maaß, N & Glaubrecht, M 2012. Comparing the reproductive biology of three "marsupial", eu-viviparous gastropods (Cerithioidea, Thiaridae) from drainages of Australia´s monsoonal north. Zoosystematics and Evolution, Vol. 88(2): 293-315.

Conference contributions

Maaß, N, Gimnich, F & Glaubrecht, M 2013. Marsupial molluscs as models – Evolutionary systematics of Australian freshwater gastropods. In: de Frias Matins, A M, Costa, A C, de Cunha, R T, Avila, S Monteiro, S C and Raposeiro, P. (Eds.) Abstracts of the World Congress of Malacology, July 2013, Talk: pp286-287, Acores.

Gimnich, F, Maaß, N, Rintelen, T v & Glaubrecht, M 2013. Looking up to `Down under` - Phylogeny & Biogeography of Australian Thiaridae. In: de Frias Matins, A M, Costa, A C, de Cunha, R T, Avila, S Monteiro, S C and Raposeiro, P. (Eds.) Abstracts of the World Congress of Malacology, July 2013, Talk: p112, Acores.

Gimnich, F, Rintelen, T v, Maaß, N & Glaubrecht, M 2013. Tracing back the snail trail – What freshwater gastropods tell us about the colonization of “down under”, in: BioSyst.EU Wien 2013, Talk, S.71.

Maaß, N 2012. Biometry, morphology and reproductive biology in freshwater snails: Techniques for Malacologists, Research Workshop on Principle and Practice of Biosystematics and Biodiversity Using Freshwater Molluscs as a Model, Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand. Talk and Practice.

Research trips

  • November to December 2012 - Kaek River, Phitsanulok Provinz, Thailand. Sampling of freshwater gastropods of the genus Brotia (Cerithioidea, Pachychilidae).
  • March 2012 - Workshop and sampling trip at the Silpakorn University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand. Principle and Practice of Biosystematics and Biodiversity Using Freshwater Molluscs as a Model
  • September to October 2011 - Northerm Territory and Queensland, Australia. Sampling of freshwater gastropods of the family Thiaride (Cerithioidea).
Last update: 10.03.2014