HR Excellence in Science

RNDr. Michaela Borovanská, Ph.D.


Position 1 Research Assistant - Laboratory of Experimental Ecology
Department of Ecology
Institute of Entomology

Position 2 Research Assistant - Laboratory of Ecology and Evolution of Social Insects
Department of Ecology
Institute of Entomology

Contact details +420 387775334

Total found: 15 records
Klimeš P., Borovanská M., Plowman N., Leponce M. (2018) How common is trophobiosis with hoppers (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha) inside ant nests (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)? Novel interactions from New Guinea and a world-wide overview. Myrmecological News 26: 31-45.
Matos Maravi P. F., Clouse R., Sarnat E., Economo E., LaPolla J.S., Borovanská M., Rabeling C., Czekanski-Moir J., Latumahina F., Wilson E., Janda M. (2018) An ant genus-group (Prenolepis) illuminates the biogeography and drivers of insect diversification in the Indo-Pacific. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 123: 16-25.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2018.02.007
Janda M., Matos Maravi P. F., Borovanská M., Zima J., Youngerman E., Pierce N. (2016) Phylogeny and population genetic structure of ant genus Acropyga (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Papua New Guinea. Invertebrate Systematics 30 (1): 28-40.
Klimeš P., Husník F., Tollarová-Borovanská M., Gullan Penny J. (2016) Contrasting tri-trophic food webs between primary and secondary forest: role of species ecology and phylogeny. O33-03-S33. 53rd ATBC Annual Meeting, Montpellier - France, Program & Abstracts 220.
Zima J., Lebrasseur O., Borovanská M., Janda M. (2016) Identification of microsatellite markers for a worldwide distibuted, highly invasive ant species Tapinoma melanocephalum (Hymenoptera: Formicidiae). European Journal of Entomology 113: 409-414.
DOI: 10.14411/eje.2016.053
Latumahina F., Musyafa , Borovanská M., Sumardi , Susetya Putra N., Janda M. (2015) Ants of Ambon Island – diversity survey and checklist. Zookeys 472: 43–57.
DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.472.8441
Košťál V., Tollarová-Borovanská M. (2009) The 70kDa heat shock protein assists during the repair of chilling injury in the insect, Pyrrhocoris apterus. PLoS ONE 4: e4546, 1-9.
Tollarová-Borovanská M., Lalouette L., Košťál V. (2009) Insect cold tolerance and repair of chill-injury at fluctuating thermal regimes: Role of 70 kDa heat shock protein expression. Cryo Letters 30: 312-319.
Košťál V., Doležel D., Tollarová M. (2008) Dynamism in physiology and gene transcription during reproductive diapause in a heteropteran bug, Pyrrhocoris apterus. J. Insect Physiol. 54: 77-88.
Tollarová M. (2008) Seasonal activity-profiles of enzymes involved in cryoprotectant biosynthesis in Pyrrhocoris apterus (Heteroptera: Pyrrhocoridae). Eur. J. Entomol. 105: 149-152.
Tomčala A., Tollarová M., Overgaard J., Šimek P., Košťál V. (2006) Seasonal acquisition of chill tolerance and restructuring of membrane glycerophospholipids in an overwintering insect: triggering by low temperature, desiccation and diapause progression. J. Exp. Biol. 209: 4102-4114.
Košťál V., Tamura M., Tollarová M., Zahradníčková H. (2004) Enzymatic capacity for accumulation of polyol cryoprotectants changes during diapause development in the adult red firebug, Pyrrhocoris apterus. Physiol. Entomol. 29: 344-355.
Košťál V., Tollarová M., Šula J. (2004) Adjustments of the enzymatic complement for polyol biosynthesis and accumulation in diapausing cold-acclimated adults of Pyrrhocoris apterus. J. Insect Physiol. 50: 303-313.
Košťál V., Tollarová M., Šula J. (2003) Polyol biosynthesis and accumulation in Pyrrhocoris apterus. presented at: TEMP 2003, International Symposium on Animal and Plant Cold Hardiness, August 10-15, České Budějovice, Czech Republic.
Košťál V., Tollarová M., Tamura M., Zahradníčková H., Šula J. (2003) Roles of diapause termination and cold-acclimation in cryoprotectant biosynthesis and accumulation in Pyrrhocoris apterus (Heteroptera). In: Nedvěd O. (ed.): TEMP 2003 – International Symposium on Animal and Plant Cold Hardiness. University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice, p. 26.


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