Dr. Kristina von Rintelen

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

Phone +49 (0)30 2093 8990
Fax +49 (0)30 2093 8565
E-mail kristina.rintelen(at)mfn-berlin.de

Tasks

  • Project Coordinator, International Cooperation and Science Policy
  • I am currently responsible for conducting and coordinating a "pilot study for a standardized biodiversity inventory, documentation and screening system (IDS system) in Indonesia for the fast and sustainable utilization of natural active compounds" (BMBF, Dr. Christoph Häuser, duration 2013-2014); in collaboration with the Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME, Gießen, and the Research Center for Biology, Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), Cibinong, Indonesia

Publications

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  • von Rintelen, K., Page, T.J., Cai, Y., Roe, K., Stelbrink, B., Kuhajda, B.R., Iliffe, T.M., Hughes, J. & von Rintelen, T. (2012). Drawn to the dark side: a molecular phylogeny of freshwater shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Atyidae) reveals frequent cave invasions and challenges current taxonomic hypotheses. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 63: 82-96
  • Lohman, D.J., de Bruyn, M., Page, T., von Rintelen, K., Hall, R., Ng, P.K.L, Shih, H.T., Carvalho, G.R. & von Rintelen, T. (2011). Biogeography of the Indo-Australian Archipelago. Annual Reviews in Evolution, Ecology and Systematics, 42: 205-226.
  • von Rintelen, K. (2011). Intraspecific geographic differentiation and patterns of endemism in freshwater shrimp species flocks in ancient lakes of Sulawesi. In: Phylogeography and Population Genetics in Crustacea (Held, C., Koenemann, S. & Schubart, C.D., eds), pp. 257-271. Springer, Berlin.
  • von Rintelen, K., Glaubrecht, M., Schubart, C.D., Wessel, A. & von Rintelen, T. (2010). Adaptive radiation and ecological diversification of Sulawesi's ancient lake shrimps. Evolution, 64:3287-3299.
  • von Rintelen, K. & Cai, Y. (2009). Radiation of endemic species flocks in ancient lakes: Systematic revision of the freshwater shrimp Caridina H. Milne Edwards, 1837 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Atyidae) from the ancient lakes of Sulawesi, Indonesia, with the description of eight new species. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 57: 343-452.

Last update: 06.03.2014