Institute of Evolution and Ecology (EvE)

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Comparative functional morphology of the head of modern rove beetles (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae).

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft

BE 2233/13-1

Ecological studies comparing an insect-friendly with a conventional embankment mower.

MULAG Fahrzeugwerk, Heinz Wössner GmbH & Co. KG


A role model project to implement biodiversity measures in public green areas - bundling previous measures and understanding administrative structures to make the "Colourful meadow" concept easy to implement in the district of Tübingen.

Landratsamt Tübingen 63-8872.00

InsectMow - Development and evaluation of insect and spider friendly mowing techniques as a contribution to a sustainable form of agricultural grassland use, Subproject: Evaluation of insect-friendly mowing techniques.

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Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V. (DLR) 3520685B13
Learning from Nature: Epistemological and Ontological Foundations of Biomimetics.
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Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft 492191929